Tag: murder-investigation

Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory (2011) 8.1

Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory (2011)

In 1993, a horrific triple child murder was discovered in West Memphis, Arkansas, but the reaction to it precipitated a horror of its own. This film follows up on the story of the three boys, called the West Memphis Thre...

Virgin Killer (1978) 5.6

Virgin Killer (1978)

A detective investigating the murder of a teenage girl begins to focus his suspicions on the three girlfriends of the victim, who call themselves "The Inseparables."::[email protected]

The Falcon Takes Over (1942) 6.5

The Falcon Takes Over (1942)

One night in New York, beefy escaped convict Moose Malloy goes hunting for his ex-girlfriend Velma, leaving a trail of mayhem behind him. Velma seems to be well-hidden, and adventurer The Falcon, intrigued, investigates ...

Survival Code (2013) (TV) 5.7

Survival Code (2013) (TV)

Borealis is a peek into the future, set in a globally warmed north. The year is 2045 and the ice caps have melted, enabling the discovery of the last oil and gas reserve on the planet are in the Canadian North. It's a fu...

Le marginal (1983) 6.4

Le marginal (1983)

Fed-up with the inefficiency of the Marseille police, Paris sends drug-enforcement specialist Philippe Jordan to Marseille. He's supposed to assist the local law enforcement dismantle the drug networks, especially mobste...

Dead & Buried (1981) 6.6

Dead & Buried (1981)

Sheriff Dan Gillis has a nice life with his wife, the teacher Janet Gillis, in the small coastal and friendly town of Potter's Bluff. When visitors are mysterious killed in the town, Sheriff Gillis investigates the cases...

The Runaway (2000) (TV) 6.3

The Runaway (2000) (TV)

In a Dixie small-town, the late sheriff was quite content to preside over a truly segregated community. There the rich brothers, Harlan and Mason Davis, are lords. His successor, Word War II veteran Frank Richards, has a...

Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (2009) 6.6

Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (2009)

After Katrina, police sergeant Terence McDonagh rescues a prisoner, hurts his back in the process and earns a promotion to lieutenant plus an addiction to cocaine and painkillers. Six months later, a family is murdered o...

Facing the Enemy (2001) 4.7

Facing the Enemy (2001)

Griff McCleary is a cop, now his son shot himself with Griff's gun. A year later both he and his wife are still reeling from it. Griff feeling shut out by his wife Olivia, decides to move out. Now he is investigating wha...

Charismata (2017) 4.4

Charismata (2017)

Psychological horror about a police detective whose sanity begins to unravel as she investigates a series of brutal ritualistic murders.::Andy Collier...

The Ice Princess (2007) (TV) 5.2

The Ice Princess (2007) (TV)

Errica returns to her hometown for her parents funeral and her childhood friend murdered.::tfonias74...

Mist & the Maiden (2017) 5.4

Mist & the Maiden (2017)

The corpse of a young man appears in a forest on the island of La Gomera. The case closes with the accusation to a local politician who is exonerated in the later judgment. Three years later, Sergeant Bevilaqua and his a...

In the Valley of Elah (2007) 7.1

In the Valley of Elah (2007)

In Monroe, Tennessee, Hank Deerfield, an aging warrior, gets a call that his son, just back from 18 months' fighting in Iraq, is missing from his base. Hank drives to Fort Rudd, New Mexico, to search. Within a day, the c...

“Castle” (2009) 8.1

“Castle” (2009)

Richard "Rick" Castle is a millionaire playboy who recently killed off his main character when a serial killer starts killing people like he does in his books. He teams up with New York police detective Kate Beckett to s...

Dark Places (2015) 6.2

Dark Places (2015)

Libby Day is a lifeless woman who survived the massacre of her family in their farmhouse in the countryside of Kansas when she was eight. She's been living on donations and lectures ever since. Thirty years ago, the poli...

Jindabyne (2006) 6.3

Jindabyne (2006)

Jindabyne, in the southeast section of New South Wales, was moved to its current site from its original site upon the building of a hydroelectric dam, the resulting reservoir, Lake Jindabyne, which now sits atop the orig...

Jesse Stone: No Remorse (2010) (TV) 7.3

Jesse Stone: No Remorse (2010) (TV)

Police Chief Jesse Stone, who was suspended by the Paradise, Mass. Town Council, begins moonlighting for his friend, State Homicide Commander Healy, by investigating a series of murders in Boston, leaving Rose and Suitca...

The Presidio (1988) 6

The Presidio (1988)

Jay Austin is now a civilian police detective. Lieutenant Colonel Alan Caldwell was his commanding officer several years before when he left the military police over a disagreement over the handling of a drunk driver. No...

Blood Rain (2005) 6.7

Blood Rain (2005)

Blood Rain tells the story of a slew of grisly murders plaguing a small, fairly isolated island village. However, it's not just the mounting death toll that's causing residents to worry, but the sadistic, methodical way ...

Code 7, Victim 5 (1964) 5.1

Code 7, Victim 5 (1964)

When a millionaire's valet is murdered he hires a detective to discover by who and why he valet was killed.::Stacey Housham...

Thunderheart (1992) 6.8

Thunderheart (1992)

An FBI man with Sioux background is sent to a reservation to help with a murder investigation, where he has to come to terms with his heritage. Slowly he rejects the intimidating tactics of his fellow FBI agents, who are...

Vares: Gambling Chip (2012) 5

Vares: Gambling Chip (2012)

Jussi Vares gets briefly infatuated with Sole Petterson, a rich and capricious divorcee. But when her body is found hanging in a bird-watching tower, his self-assurance flies out of the window. Police investigations come...

Cause of Death (2001) 4.4

Cause of Death (2001)

A deputy-district attorney, assigned to investigate the murder of the mayor's cousin, finds himself falling for the victim's wife.::Anonymous...

The Eight Immortals Restaurant: The Untold Story (1993) 7

The Eight Immortals Restaurant: The Untold Story (1993)

In 1978 in Hong Kong, a grisly murder takes place. Eight years later, on a Macao beach, kids discover the severed hands of a fresh victim. A squadron of coarse, happy-go-lucky cops investigate, and suspicion falls on Won...

Magnum P.I. s2 e13 Mondays Are for Murder 7.8

Magnum P.I. s2 e13 Mondays Are for Murder

Magnum and TC go undercover as efficiency experts when a corporate manager is murdered and everyone in the office is a suspect; Rick is curious why Higgins faked an injury to prevent her from investigating the case with ...

Nancy Drew s1 e18 The Clue in the Captain’s Painting -

Nancy Drew s1 e18 The Clue in the Captain’s Painting

Nancy and the Drew Crew investigate a mysterious death which also leads to new details regarding the Aglaeca curse.::brahamdali...

The Staircase Murders-2007 5.7

The Staircase Murders-2007

When Michael Iver Peterson, a successful novelist and aspiring politician in Durham, North Carolina, finds his wife Kathleen's body on the staircase, bloody but still breathing, he calls 911 in panic. His son Todd confir...

The Sign of Four-1983 6.4

The Sign of Four-1983

Hired by a young lady, Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson investigate the strange recent deaths of her missing father's friends from the army, as well as the whereabouts of the Great Mogul, the second-largest diamond in the ...

The Messenger-2015 5.1

The Messenger-2015

We all want to believe in life after death and imagine loved ones looking over us, feel their presence in a draft of air, or the faint essence of a familiar smell. It's what we crave, knowing they wait for us. But Jack i...

Hollow in the Land-2017 5.6

Hollow in the Land-2017

While the notorious Keith Miller remains locked behind bars for murder, his family is paying the price of a tainted name. High in these mountains, bad blood runs deep. A year after Keith's crime, a body is found in a nea...

Talaash-2012 7.2

Talaash-2012

Seeing reflections of Mumbai under the red light, Talaash is a tale of love lost, fatal attraction and above all the quest to solve a perfect crime. Suspense at its core, Talaash explores Mumbai's underbelly like never b...

Werewolf in a Girls’ Dormitory-1961 4.8

Werewolf in a Girls’ Dormitory-1961

The new science teacher Dr. Julian Olcott, with a mysterious past, arrives in an institutional boarding school for female troublemakers. That night intern Mary Smith, who is blackmailing another teacher - Sir Alfred Whit...

The Mysterious Magician-1964 6.7

The Mysterious Magician-1964

The sister of a famous, but as yet uncaught, criminal named The Hexer is murdered. Inspector Higgins of Scotland Yard believes that The Hexer will surface to take his revenge on his sister's killers, and plans to set a t...

Play Dead-1983 3.9

Play Dead-1983

Glamorous Yvonne De Carlo stars as Hester, a woman of wealth, and a woman of scorn...and the timid, be forewarned. With a maniacal hatred of her heirs, Hester has a thirst for revenge! Electrocution, strangulation, poiso...

Vares: Tango of Darkness-2012 5.3

Vares: Tango of Darkness-2012

The tango king Harry Koivikko was found dead six years ago in a sleaze bag motel, with a knife is his back. The biggest manhunt in the county faded away without results.::M.I.C...

The Girls of April-2011 5.4

The Girls of April-2011

Tough Finnish detective Jussi Vares gets hired by a friend at a newspaper to investigate a 15 year old mystery regarding the disappearance of 3 girls.::kirk...

The Accused-2018 6.1

The Accused-2018

Dolores Dreier, lives the life of a young student until her best friend is brutally murdered. Two years later, she is the only one accused of the crime in a case of great media exposure that has put her in the center of ...

Blood 13-2018 7.7

Blood 13-2018

A reckless female detective, Xingmin, when investigating a murder case, finds the victim dead naked, hung upside down in the basement bathroom. Old detective Laozhou assures that this is one of the prostitute serial murd...

Gemini-2017 5.4

Gemini-2017

A heinous crime tests the complex relationship between a tenacious personal assistant and her Hollywood starlet boss. As the assistant travels across Los Angeles to unravel the mystery, she must stay one step ahead of a ...

Se7en-1995 8.6

Se7en-1995

A film about two homicide detectives' (Morgan Freeman and Brad Pitt) desperate hunt for a serial killer who justifies his crimes as absolution for the world's ignorance of the Seven Deadly Sins. The movie takes us from t...