The best thing about murder mystery movies is that they keep you guessing till the end. Filled with elements of suspense, thriller, conflicts that make them an edge-of-the-seat entertainment, these films make for a great watch. If you love this genre, we’ve got you a list of new murder mystery movies on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video & Lionsgate that are a must-watch.
5 best & new murder mystery movies on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video & Lionsgate Play that will keep you hooked till the end
1. The Woman in the Window – Netflix
Starring Amy Adams, Gary Oldman, Anthony Mackie, Fred Hechinger, Wyatt Russell, Brian Tyree Henry, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Julianne Moore, this chilling psychological thriller is one not to be missed. Filmmaker Joe Wright’s movie revolves around an agoraphobic woman spying on her new neighbors and keeping to herself until she witnesses an act of violence.
2. The Virtuoso – Lionsgate
Directed by Nick Stagliano and starring Anson Mount, Abbie Cornish, Anthony Hopkins, David Morse, The Virtuoso has its thriller moments. Danger, deception and murder descend upon a sleepy town when a professional assassin accepts a new assignment from his enigmatic boss. Given a cryptic clue, the place and the time, he must identify his mysterious mark among several possible targets.
3. Hassen Dilruba – Netflix
Taapsee Pannu and Vikrant Massey’s Haseen Dillruba is a murder mystery thriller that has kept everyone hooked since the release of its trailer. Vinil Mathew’s directorial is about murder, marriage, lust and vengeance. During the investigation, a woman who’s a suspect in her husband’s murder gives police the dark and thorny details of her marriage which only complicates the case.
4. Nizhal – Amazon Prime Video
Directed by Appu N Bhattathiri, the movie Nizhal stars Nayanthara, Kunchacko Boban, Divya Prabha. Nizhal revolves around John Baby, a judicial magistrate recovering from a traumatic accident. He meets a young boy who tells him some interesting murder stories. Based on his narration, Baby starts digging up events that connect with real-time events.
5. The Girl on the Train – Netflix
Parineeti Chopra as Mira Kapoor takes the lead in The Girl on the Train, directed by Ribhu Dasgupta. The film is the official Hindi adaptation of Paula Hawkins’ bestselling book of the same name and follows Kapoor through her daily routine and limited one-way interactions with a lady (played by Aditi Rao Hydari) she spots from her train window. Till one day, her commute takes a dark and unforgettable turn.