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1990s Mystery Movies

Public list by WPS with 79 movies or TV shows/series

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Scream(1996)

R
| 1h 52min | Crime, Horror, Mystery
3.6/5 (with 1,966 votes)

A killer known as Ghostface begins killing off teenagers, and as the body count begins rising, one girl and her friends find themselves contemplating the 'rules' of horror films as they find themselves living in a real-life one.

Eyes Wide Shut(1999)

R
| 2h 39min | Drama, Thriller, Mystery
3.7/5 (with 1,863 votes)

After Dr. Bill Harford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings -- and quickly discovers that he is in over his head.

Ace Ventura: Pet Detective(1994)

PG-13
| 1h 26min | Comedy, Mystery
3.3/5 (with 2,004 votes)

He's Ace Ventura: Pet Detective. Jim Carrey is on the case to find the Miami Dolphins' missing mascot and quarterback Dan Marino. He goes eyeball to eyeball with a man-eating shark, stakes out the Miami Dolphins and woos and wows the ladies. Whether he's undercover, under fire or underwater, he always gets his man… or beast!

The Usual Suspects(1995)

R
| 1h 46min | Drama, Crime, Thriller
4.1/5 (with 3,593 votes)

Held in an L.A. interrogation room, Verbal Kint attempts to convince the feds that a mythic crime lord, Keyser Soze, not only exists, but was also responsible for drawing him and his four partners into a multi-million dollar heist that ended with an explosion in San Pedro harbor – leaving few survivors. Verbal lures his interrogators with an incredible story of the crime lord's almost supernatural prowess.

Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls(1995)

PG-13
| 1h 30min | Crime, Comedy, Adventure
3.2/5 (with 1,384 votes)

Summoned from an ashram in Tibet, Ace finds himself on a perilous journey into the jungles of Africa to find Shikaka, the missing sacred animal of the friendly Wachati tribe. He must accomplish this before the wedding of the Wachati's Princess to the prince of the warrior Wachootoos. If Ace fails, the result will be a vicious tribal war.

Scream 2(1997)

R
| 2h | Horror, Mystery
3.2/5 (with 1,127 votes)

Two years after the terrifying events that occurred in Woodsboro, Sidney is now attending Windsor College in Cincinnati, and Gale Weathers' best selling book on Sidney's life has now been made into a major motion picture. When two college students are killed in a theatre while watching the new film 'Stab', Sidney knows deep down that history is repeating itself.

The Haunting(1999)

PG-13
| 1h 53min | Horror, Thriller, Fantasy, Mystery
2.7/5 (with 446 votes)

Dr. David Marrow invites Eleanor Vance, Luke Sanderson, and Theo to the eerie and isolated Hill House to be subjects for a sleep disorder study. The unfortunate guests discover that Marrow is far more interested in the sinister mansion itself — and they soon see the true nature of its horror.

The Faculty(1998)

R
| 1h 44min | Horror, Science Fiction
3.2/5 (with 583 votes)

When some very creepy things start happening around school, the kids at Herrington High make a chilling discovery that confirms their worst suspicions: their teachers really are from another planet!

8MM(1999)

R
| 2h 3min | Thriller, Crime, Mystery
3.2/5 (with 587 votes)

A small, seemingly innocuous plastic reel of film leads surveillance specialist Tom Welles down an increasingly dark and frightening path. With the help of the streetwise Max, he relentlessly follows a bizarre trail of evidence to determine the fate of a complete stranger. As his work turns into obsession, he drifts farther and farther away from his wife, family and simple life as a small-town PI.

Psycho(1998)

R
| 1h 45min | Mystery, Thriller, Horror
2.6/5 (with 319 votes)

A young female embezzler arrives at the Bates Motel, which has terrible secrets of its own. Although this version is in color, features a different cast, and is set in 1998, it is closer to a shot-for-shot remake than most remakes, Gus Van Sant often copying Hitchcock's camera movements and editing, and Joseph Stefano's script is mostly carried over. Bernard Herrmann's musical score is reused as well, though with a new arrangement by Danny Elfman and recorded in stereo.

Fire in the Sky(1993)

PG-13
| 1h 49min | Science Fiction, Drama, Mystery
3.2/5 (with 137 votes)

A group of men who were clearing bush for the government arrive back in town, claiming that their friend was abducted by aliens. Nobody believes them, and despite a lack of motive and no evidence of foul play, their friends' disappearance is treated as murder.

The Cable Guy(1996)

1h 36min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller
3.0/5 (with 760 votes)

When recently single Steven moves into his new apartment, cable guy Chip comes to hook him up—and doesn't let go. Initially, Chip is just overzealous in his desire to be Steven's pal, but when Steven tries to end the 'friendship', Chip shows his dark side. He begins stalking Steven, who's left to fend for himself because no one else can believe Chip's capable of such behaviour.

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The Prophecy(1995)

R
| 1h 38min | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
3.3/5 (with 145 votes)

The angel Gabriel comes to Earth to collect a soul which will end the stalemated war in Heaven, and only a former priest and a little girl can stop him.

Dolores Claiborne(1995)

R
| 2h 12min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
3.6/5 (with 203 votes)

Dolores Claiborne was accused of killing her abusive husband twenty years ago, but the court's findings were inconclusive and she was allowed to walk free. Now she has been accused of killing her employer, Vera Donovan, and this time there is a witness who can place her at the scene of the crime. Things look bad for Dolores when her daughter Selena, a successful Manhattan magazine writer, returns to cover the story.

Fried Green Tomatoes(1991)

PG-13
| 2h 10min | Drama, Comedy
3.9/5 (with 424 votes)

Amidst her own personality crisis, southern housewife Evelyn Couch meets Ninny, an outgoing old woman who tells her the story of Idgie Threadgoode and Ruth Jamison, two young women who experienced hardships and love in Whistle Stop, Alabama in the 1920s.

Psycho IV: The Beginning(1990)

1h 36min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
2.9/5 (with 65 votes)

Norman Bates is again released from the mental hospital he was placed in at the end of Psycho III after serving another few years and is apparently rehabiliated for the second time. Norman is now married to a young nurse named Connie and is expecting a child. However, Norman fears that the child will inherit his mental illness. Meanwhile, Fran Ambrose is a radio talk show host who is discussing the topic of matricide with guest Dr. Richmond, Norman's former psychologist. The radio station receives a call from Norman, who uses the alias "Ed" to tell his story.

The Two Jakes(1990)

R
| 2h 18min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
3.1/5 (with 59 votes)

This sequel to the classic Chinatown finds private detective Jake Gittes still haunted from the events of the first film. Hired by a man to investigate his wife's infidelities, Jake once again finds himself involved in a complicated plot involving murder, oil, and even some ghosts from his past.

The Mod Squad(1999)

R
| 1h 32min | Action, Mystery, Thriller, Drama
2.3/5 (with 39 votes)

Three minor delinquints (Danes, Ribisi, and Epps) are recruited by a cop (Farina) working undercover to bust a cop/drug ring. When the officer who recruited them is killed, they go above and beyond the call of duty to solve the murder; and bust the drug ring. Suffering the jibes, and ridicule of fellow officers; they struggle to save their names, and that of their deceased benefactor.

Mortal Thoughts(1991)

R
| 1h 44min | Mystery, Thriller, Drama
2.8/5 (with 51 votes)

A loathsome man ends up dead, but it's not clear who's to blame. If ever a person got what he deserved, it's James Urbanksi, an abusive drunk who steals from his wife, Joyce, and promises her close friend Cynthia Kellogg that she'll be the next target of his rage. At a group outing, James bleeds to death after someone cuts his throat. But because he's such a terrible human being, police aren't sure which of his acquaintances decided to kill him.

Never Talk to Strangers(1995)

R
| 1h 26min | Thriller, Romance / Love
2.6/5 (with 48 votes)

Sarah Taylor, a police psychologist, meets a mysterious and seductive young man, Tony Ramirez, and falls in love with him. As a cause of this relationship, she changes her personality when she begins to receive anonymous telephone calls.

Harriet the Spy(1996)

PG
| 1h 40min | Comedy, Drama, Kids & Family
2.9/5 (with 60 votes)

When the secret notebook of a young girl who fancies herself a spy is found by her friends, her speculations make her very unpopular! Can she win her friends back?

Last of the Dogmen(1995)

PG
| 1h 58min | Adventure, Mystery, Thriller, Western
3.6/5 (with 29 votes)

A Montana bounty hunter is sent into the wilderness to track three escaped prisoners. Instead he sees something that puzzles him. Later with a female Native Indian history professor, he returns to find some answers.

The Adventures of Ford Fairlane(1990)

R
| 1h 44min | Action, Comedy, Thriller, Crime, Mystery
3.1/5 (with 68 votes)

Ford "Mr. Rock n' Roll Detective" Fairlane is experiencing problems, and it's not with the opposite sex. One of them is that all the rock stars pay him with drum sticks, koala bears, food processors and bicycle shorts. Another one of them is that all his employers that want him to find a girl named Zuzu Petals get killed. Why didn't he become a fisherman's detective instead?

Boxing Helena(1993)

R
| 1h 47min | Drama, Romance / Love
2.4/5 (with 59 votes)

A top surgeon is besotted with a beautiful woman who once rebuffed him. Unable to come to terms with life without her, he tries to convince her that they need each other. She has other ideas, but a horrific accident leaves her at his mercy.

The Spanish Prisoner(1998)

PG
| 1h 50min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
3.5/5 (with 79 votes)

An inventor of a secret process suddenly finds himself alone as both his friends and the corporation he works for turn against him.

Six Degrees of Separation(1993)

R
| 1h 52min | Mystery, Drama, Comedy
3.3/5 (with 83 votes)

The story of a young, gay, black, con artist who, posing as the son of Sidney Poitier, cunningly maneuvers his way into the lives of a white, upper-class New York family.

Jennifer Eight(1992)

R
| 2h 4min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
3.0/5 (with 102 votes)

A big city cop from LA moves to a small town police force and immediately finds himself investigating a murder. Using theories rejected by his colleagues, the cop, John Berlin, meets a young blind woman named Helena, who he is attracted to. Meanwhile, a serial killer is on the loose and only John knows it.

Rear Window(1998)

1h 29min | Drama, Thriller, TV Movie
2.8/5 (with 30 votes)

Modern remake of Rear Window in which the lead character is paralyzed and lives in a high-tech home filled with assistive technology.

Blink(1994)

R
| 1h 46min | Mystery, Crime, Drama, Thriller
3.2/5 (with 46 votes)

Emma is an attractive girl in her 20s who has been blind for 20 years. A new type of eye operation partially restores her sight, but she is having problems: sometimes she doesn't "remember" what she's seen until later. One night she is awakened by a commotion upstairs. Peering out of her door, she sees a shadowy figure descending the stairs. Convinced that her neighbour has been murdered she approaches the police, only to find that she is unsure if it was just her new eyes playing tricks on her.

The Interview(1998)

1h 44min | Drama
3.6/5 (with 50 votes)

A duel between a suspected murderer and a detective pressed by people who want results. But whose skin is really wanted.

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