L.A. Confidential (1997)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 90 | Earnings: $64.60M
As corruption grows in 1950s LA, three policemen - one strait-laced, one brutal, and one sleazy - investigate a series of murders with their own brand of justice.
Shutter Island (2010)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: $127.97M
In 1954, a U.S. Marshal investigates the disappearance of a murderer, who escaped from a hospital for the criminally insane.
Super 8 (2011)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 72 | Earnings: $126.98M
During the summer of 1979, a group of friends witness a train crash and investigate subsequent unexplained events in their small town.
I, Robot (2004)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: $144.80M
In 2035, a technophobic cop investigates a crime that may have been perpetrated by a robot, which leads to a larger threat to humanity.
Blue Velvet (1986)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $8.55M
The discovery of a severed human ear found in a field leads a young man on an investigation related to a beautiful, mysterious nightclub singer and a group of psychopathic criminals who have kidnapped her child.
Gone Baby Gone (2007)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 72 | Earnings: $20.30M
Two Boston area detectives investigate a little girl's kidnapping, which ultimately turns into a crisis both professionally and personally.
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 56 | Earnings: $107.50M
In 1985 where former superheroes exist, the murder of a colleague sends active vigilante Rorschach into his own sprawling investigation, uncovering something that could completely change the course of history as we know it.
Wind River (2017)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 73 | Earnings: $33.80M
A veteran tracker with the Fish and Wildlife Service helps to investigate the murder of a young Native American woman, and uses the case as a means of seeking redemption for an earlier act of irresponsibility which ended in tragedy.
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $93.75M
An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling.
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 78 | Earnings: $67.26M
Two Los Angeles homicide detectives are dispatched to a northern town where the sun doesn't set to investigate the methodical murder of a local teen.
Gosford Park (2001)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 90 | Earnings: $41.30M
The lives of upstairs guests and downstairs servants at a party in 1932 in a country house in England as they investigate a murder involving one of them.
Quiz Show (1994)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 88 | Earnings: $24.82M
A young lawyer, Richard Goodwin, investigates a potentially fixed game show. Charles Van Doren, a big time show winner, is under Goodwin's investigation.
Black Friday (2004)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $0.03M
Black Friday is a film about the investigations following the 1993 serial Bombay bomb blasts, told through the different stories of the people involved --police, conspirators, victims, middlemen.
The Guard (2011)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 78 | Earnings: $5.36M
An unorthodox Irish policeman with a confrontational personality is partnered with an up-tight F.B.I. agent to investigate an international drug-smuggling ring.
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
| Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 54 | Earnings: $310.68M
Ten years after initially meeting, Anakin Skywalker shares a forbidden romance with Padmé, while Obi-Wan investigates an assassination attempt on the Senator and discovers a secret clone army crafted for the Jedi.
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $101.07M
Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate the decapitations of 3 people with the culprit being the legendary apparition, the Headless Horseman.
Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 64 | Earnings: $234.76M
A freewheeling Detroit cop pursuing a murder investigation finds himself dealing with the very different culture of Beverly Hills.
Deja Vu (2006)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: $64.03M
After a ferry is bombed in New Orleans, an A.T.F. agent joins a unique investigation using experimental surveillance technology to find the bomber, but soon finds himself becoming obsessed with one of the victims.