Mystery

Kiss Me Deadly (1955, Ralph Meeker, Albert Dekker)

NR 106 min - Drama, Mystery, Thriller - 18 May 1955 Our rating: Set in Los Angeles, Kiss Me Deadly opens with Mike Hammer (Ralph Meeker) driving along a deserted road when he picks up a scared Christina (Cloris Leachman) who's just escaped from...

Gosford Park (2001, Helen Mirren, Clive Owen)

R 137 min - Drama, Mystery, Thriller - 7 November 2001 Our rating: Robert Altman is known for his ensemble films, but with Gosford Park he has taken things to a new level with an exhaustive and illustrious cast list that would be shorter if it...

8 Women (2002, Catherine Deneuve, Isabelle Huppert)

R 111 min - Comedy, Thriller, Music, Crime, Mystery - 8 January 2002 Our rating: Like Gosford Park, this delightful whodunnit centres not just on the peerless cast, but the director's skill of bringing the best from such diverse talent...

8MM (1999, Nicolas Cage, Joaquin Phoenix)

R 123 min - Thriller, Crime, Mystery - 25 February 1999 Our rating: Director Joel Schumacher's thriller moves beyond Gotham City and D-FENS straight to the heart of darkness. Settling her late husband's estate, a wealthy widow uncovers an...

Deterrence (2000, Kevin Pollak)

— 101 min - Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller - 10 March 2000 Our rating: Set in the near future (but filmed before events in the region overtook it), this political thriller centres around nuclear brinksmanship between Iraq and America as...

Inspector Hornleigh

— 76 min - Comedy, Mystery - 7 March 1939 Our rating: When a landlady finds one of her tenants murdered, Inspector Hornleigh is sent to investigate. Hornleigh's assistant, Sergeant Bingham, soon finds an attaché case that had been stolen...