Puzzling crimes. A murder most foul? A case of ‘who did it?’ A detective on the biggest and most dangerous murder case of his life. A psychopath on the run. Or something more sinister… These are just some of the tropes in these twisted stories that keep us mystery junkies on the edge of our seats.
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From page to screen, or from the demented minds of our Hollywood writers, one can find these chilling mysteries and thrillers on Netflix, Hulu, and Peacock!
From Page to Screen
Gone Girl (2014)
Based on the novel by Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl tells the story of a seemingly happy married couple that is quickly torn apart when the wife goes missing and the husband looks guilty. Is this real or is this another one of his wife’s anniversary games?
Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
Agatha Christie’s best-selling Hercule Poirot mystery makes its way to the big screen, starring Willem Dafoe, Johnny Depp, and many more familiar faces to keep us on ‘track.’
Murder, mystery & crime doesn’t stop at books and television.
Sherlock Holmes (2009)
Starring Robert Downey Jr. as the quirky detective with Jude Law as Dr. Watson, the two make quite the pair for the modern reboot of Sir Conan O’Doyle’s timeless mystery series: Sherlock Holmes.
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)
Based on the novel by Swedish writer Stieg Larson, Daniel Craig stars in this thrilling tale involving a mysterious disappearance of a wealthy teenager, a journalist, an intelligent but mysterious hacker, and a plot for revenge!
Death on the Nile (2022)
The highly anticipated remake of Agatha Christie’s Death on the Nile starring Kenneth Branagh as Detective Hercules Poirot. A charming vacation on the Nile turns into a mysterious search for a killer!
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