Entertainment The Best PG-13 Detective Movies  

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List of PG-13 detective moviess, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG-13 detective moviess and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG-13 detective movies of all time is. This list of popular PG-13 detective moviess includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top PG-13 detective movies isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great PG-13 Detective films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific PG-13 Detective film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

Examples of movies on this list include Ace Ventura: Pet Detective and Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls.

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Did you know that Woody Allen and Billy Wilder have both directed Detective PG-13 movies?

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Jim Carrey, Courteney Cox, Dan Marino
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective is a 1994 American comedy detective film directed by Tom Shadyac, and co-written by and starring Jim Carrey. It was developed by the film's original writer, Jack ...more

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Gillian Anderson, David Duchovny, Blythe Danner
The X-Files is a 1998 American science fiction film written by Chris Carter and Frank Spotnitz, and directed by Rob Bowman. It is the first feature film based on The X-Files series created by ...more

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Jim Carrey, Sophie Okonedo, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje
Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls is a 1995 American film and the sequel to the 1994 American film Ace Ventura: Pet Detective. Jim Carrey reprises his role as the title character Ace Ventura, a ...more

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Scarlett Johansson, Eva Mendes, Samuel L. Jackson
The Spirit is a 2008 American neo-noir superhero film, written and directed by Frank Miller and starring Gabriel Macht, Eva Mendes, Sarah Paulson, Dan Lauria, Paz Vega, Jaime King, Scarlett ...more

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John Candy, Jeffrey Jones, Shawnee Smith
Who's Harry Crumb? is a comedy-mystery film featuring John Candy as the title character. Paul Flaherty directed the film, which co-stars Annie Potts, Jeffrey Jones and Shawnee Smith. An ...more

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Sophie Ward, Michael Hordern, Brian Oulton
Young Sherlock Holmes is a 1985 American mystery adventure film directed by Barry Levinson and written by Chris Columbus, based on the characters created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The movie ...more

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Bryan Cranston, James Earl Jones, Michael Gambon
Clean Slate is a 1994 American comedy film, directed by Mick Jackson. The film stars Dana Carvey as a private investigator.He has developed a rare form of amnesia that causes him to forget ...more

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Zoe Saldana, Chris Brown, Idris Elba
Takers is a 2010 American crime action thriller film directed by John Luessenhop from a story and screenplay written by Luessenhop, Gabriel Casseus, Peter Allen, John Rogers, and Avery Duff. It ...more

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Cecilia Cheung, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Kelly Chen
Tokyo Raiders is a 2000 Hong Kong action film set in Hong Kong and Tokyo, directed by Jingle Ma and starring Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Ekin Cheng and Kelly Chen. The success of the film led to the ...more

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Christopher Lee, Frank Thornton, Miklós Rózsa
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes is a 1970 film directed and produced by Billy Wilder; he also shared writing credit with his longtime collaborator I. A. L. Diamond. It starred Robert ...more

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Dolly Parton, Tracy Morgan, Molly Sims
Frank McKlusky, C.I. is a 2002 comedy film written by Dave Sheridan and Mark Perez, and directed by Arlene Sanford. The film stars Sheridan in the titular role. The film was given a very limited ...more

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Charlize Theron, Woody Allen, Helen Hunt
The Curse of the Jade Scorpion is a 2001 comedy film written by, directed by, and starring Woody Allen. The cast also features Helen Hunt, Dan Aykroyd, Elizabeth Berkley, John Schuck, Wallace ...more

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Salli Richardson, Lou Diamond Phillips, Melinda Dillon
Sioux City is a 1994 mystery / crime film directed by and starring Lou Diamond Phillips, Gary Farmer as Russell White, Tantoo Cardinal as Dawn Rainfeather, and future Touched by an Angel star ...more