2,205 total votes
Murder by Death

Murder by Death

Murder by Death is a 1976 American mystery comedy film with a cast featuring Eileen Brennan, Truman Capote, James Coco, Peter Falk, Alec Guinness, Elsa Lanchester, David Niven, Peter Sellers, Maggie Smith, Nancy Walker, and Estelle Winwood, written by Neil Simon and directed by Robert Moore. The plot is a spoof of the traditional country-house whodunit, familiar to mystery fiction fans of classics such as Agatha Christie's And Then There Were None. The cast is an ensemble of British and American actors playing send-ups of well-known fictional sleuths, including Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, Charlie Chan, Nick and Nora Charles, and Sam Spade. It also features a rare acting performance by ... more on Wikipedia

Murder by Death is ranked on...

#33 of 297 The Best Whodunit Movies 46.6k VOTES List of the best whodunit movies, as ranked by mystery movie fans and film critics from all over the world. There’s somethin...
#97 of 165 Movies That Should Be Made Into Broadway Musicals 16.1k VOTES A list of movies that should be adapted for the Broadway stage. Each year, at least one or two popular Broadway shows are tu...
#21 of 203 The Best '70s Comedy Movies 7.7k VOTES In the '70s, comedy movies were dominated by two comedic heavyweights: Woody Allen and Mel Brooks They still left room for p...
#19 of 207 The Best Movies of 1976 6.1k VOTES List of the best movies of 1976, with movie trailers when available. Lots of current movie stars were born in 1976, includin...
#60 of 151 The Best Mystery Movies 10.5k VOTES A list of all the best mystery movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This mystery movie...
#83 of 128 The Funniest Slapstick Movies Ever Made 10.8k VOTES A list of all the best slapstick movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This slapstick m...
#51 of 162 The Best PG Mystery Movies 2.2k VOTES List of PG mystery movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG mystery...
#19 of 105 The Best Detective Fiction Movies 1.4k VOTES A list of all the best detective fiction movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This det...
#11 of 57 The Best Peter Sellers Movies 3.6k VOTES List of the best Peter Sellers movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Peter Sellers may be best kn...
#5 of 61 The Best Maggie Smith Movies 5.2k VOTES List of the best Maggie Smith movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Maggie Smith's highest grossi...
#16 of 67 The Best James Cromwell Movies 402 VOTES List of the best James Cromwell movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. James Cromwell's highest gr...
#45 of 123 The Best PG Slapstick Movies 728 VOTES List of PG slapstick movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG slaps...
#1 of 63 The Best Peter Falk Movies 650 VOTES List of the best Peter Falk movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Peter Falk's highest grossing m...
#2 of 26 The Best PG Whodunit Movies 91 VOTES List of PG whodunit movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG whodun...
#31 of 100 The Best PG Cult Movies 913 VOTES List of PG cult movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG cult movie...
#26 of 139 The Best PG Parody Movies 860 VOTES List of PG parody movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG parody m...
#5 of 23 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Mystery Movies 149 VOTES As it's easy to get sucked into a decent riddle, even the cheesiest mystery movies are capable of engaging audiences. While ...
#13 of 52 The Best Alec Guinness Movies 1.7k VOTES List of the best Alec Guinness movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Alec Guinness's highest gros...
#16 of 26 The Best PG Detective Movies 220 VOTES List of PG detective moviess, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG dete...

Murder by Death is also found on...

List of All Parody Movies List of All Detective Movies Movies Written By Neil Simon List of Films Scored By Dave Grusin List of All Movies Released in 1976