Best Mystery Movies of 2010

1.

Shutter Island

6.8
8.2/10 IMDB

World War II soldier-turned-U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his troubling visions and also by a mysterious doctor.

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Ruffalo, Ben Kingsley, Emily Mortimer, Michelle Williams, Max von Sydow, Jackie Earle Haley, Patricia Clarkson, Ted Levine, John Carroll Lynch ..
Directed by: Martin Scorsese
Release date: 2010-02-14
2.

The Ghost Writer

5.7
7.2/10 IMDB

A writer stumbles upon a long-hidden secret when he agrees to help former British Prime Minister Adam Lang complete his memoirs on a remote island after the politician's assistant drowns in a mysterious accident.

Starring: Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan, Jon Bernthal, Kim Cattrall, Tom Wilkinson, Olivia Williams, Timothy Hutton, Jim Belushi, Nyasha Hatendi, Tim Preece ..
Directed by: Roman Polanski
Release date: 2010-02-12
3.

Buried

5.6
7.0/10 IMDB

Paul is a U.S. truck driver working in Iraq. After an attack by a group of Iraqis he wakes to find he is buried alive inside a coffin. With only a lighter and a cell phone it's a race against time to escape this claustrophobic death trap.

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, José Luis García Pérez, Robert Paterson, Stephen Tobolowsky, Samantha Mathis, Ivana Miño, Warner Loughlin, Erik Palladino, Kali Rocha, Chris William Martin ..
Directed by: Rodrigo Cortés
Release date: 2010-09-24
4.

Salt

5.4
6.4/10 IMDB

As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt goes on the run, using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative to elude capture. Salt's efforts to prove her innocence only serve to cast doubt on her motives, as the hunt to uncover the truth behind her identity continues and the question remains: "Who is Salt?"

Starring: Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Daniel Olbrychski, August Diehl, Daniel Pearce, Hunt Block, Andre Braugher, Olek Krupa, Cassidy Hinkle ..
Directed by: Phillip Noyce
Release date: 2010-07-21
5.

The Crazies

5.2
6.5/10 IMDB

Four friends find themselves trapped in their small hometown after they discover their friends and neighbors going quickly and horrifically insane.

Starring: Timothy Olyphant, Radha Mitchell, Joe Anderson, Danielle Panabaker, Christie Lynn Smith, Brett Rickaby, Preston Bailey, John Aylward, Joe Reegan, Glenn Morshower ..
Directed by: Breck Eisner
Release date: 2010-02-26
6.

The Losers

5.1
6.3/10 IMDB

A tale of double cross and revenge, centered upon the members of an elite U.S. Special Forces unit sent into the Bolivian jungle on a search and destroy mission. The team-Clay, Jensen, Roque, Pooch and Cougar -find themselves the target of a lethal betrayal instigated from inside by a powerful enemy known only as Max. Presumed dead, the group makes plans to even the score when they're joined by the mysterious Aisha, a beautiful operative with her own agenda. Working together, they must remain deep undercover while tracking the heavily-guarded Max, a ruthless man bent on embroiling the world in a new high-tech global war.

Starring: Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Zoe Saldana, Chris Evans, Idris Elba, Columbus Short, Óscar Jaenada, Jason Patric, Holt McCallany, Peter Macdissi, Peter Francis James ..
Directed by: Sylvain White
Release date: 2010-04-23
7.

Devil

5.0
6.2/10 IMDB

A group of people are trapped in an elevator high above Philadelphia, and one of them is the devil.

Starring: Chris Messina, Jacob Vargas, Bojana Novakovi?, Logan Marshall-Green, Bokeem Woodbine, Matt Craven, Joshua Peace, Caroline Dhavernas, Zoie Palmer, Vincent Laresca ..
Directed by: John Erick Dowdle
Release date: 2010-01-13
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8.

Sherlock: The Blind Banker

4.9
8.1/10 IMDB

Mysterious symbols and murders are showing up all over London, leading Sherlock and John to a secret Chinese crime syndicate called Black Lotus.

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Una Stubbs, Zoe Telford ..
Release date: 2010-08-01
9.

Get Low

4.9
7.0/10 IMDB

A movie spun out of equal parts folk tale, fable and real-life legend about the mysterious, 1930s Tennessee hermit who famously threw his own rollicking funeral party... while he was still alive.

Starring: Bill Murray, Sissy Spacek, Robert Duvall, Lucas Black, Bill Cobbs, Gerald McRaney, Scott Cooper, Chandler Riggs, Lori Beth Sikes, Linds Edwards ..
Directed by: Aaron Schneider
Release date: 2010-07-30
10.

Black Death

4.5
6.4/10 IMDB

As the plague decimates medieval Europe, rumours circulate of a village immune from the plague. There is talk of a necromancer who leads the village and is able to raise the dead. A fearsome knight joined by a cohort of soldiers and a young monk are charged by the church to investigate. Their journey is filled with danger, but it's upon entering the village that their true horror begins.

Starring: Sean Bean, Eddie Redmayne, Carice van Houten, Kimberley Nixon, John Lynch, Tim McInnerny, Andy Nyman, Daniel Steiner, David Warner, Tobias Kasimirowicz ..
Directed by: Christopher Smith
Release date: 2010-06-07

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