20 Movies Like One For The Money

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Gone Girl

Gone Girl
Gone Girl
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 149 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 64 wins & 188 nominations total
Writer: Gillian Flynn
Actors: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Gone Girl” is a psychological thriller about a man who becomes the prime suspect in his wife’s disappearance, as his life unravels amidst a media frenzy and dark secrets are revealed. The film explores themes of marriage, deception, and the manipulation of public perception.

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 71/100
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Runtime: 158 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 26 wins & 91 nominations total
Writer: Steven Zaillian, Stieg Larsson
Actors: Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara, Christopher Plummer
Language: English, Swedish
Country: United States, Sweden, Norway
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“The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” is a mystery thriller film based on the novel by Stieg Larsson. It follows a journalist and a computer hacker who team up to investigate a decades-old disappearance, uncovering a dark and twisted conspiracy along the way.

The Lincoln Lawyer

The Lincoln Lawyer
The Lincoln Lawyer
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: John Romano, Michael Connelly
Actors: Matthew McConaughey, Marisa Tomei, Ryan Phillippe
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Lincoln Lawyer” is a legal thriller film about a defense attorney who operates out of his Lincoln Town Car, representing a wealthy client accused of assault. As he delves deeper into the case, he uncovers a web of deceit and finds himself entangled in a dangerous game of manipulation and corruption.

Kiss the Girls

Kiss the Girls
Kiss the Girls
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 32%
Metacritic: 46/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 5 nominations
Writer: James Patterson, David Klass
Actors: Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, Cary Elwes
Language: English, Mandarin
Country: United States
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“Kiss the Girls” is a 1997 thriller film based on James Patterson’s novel. It follows a detective and forensic psychologist as they team up to track down a serial kidnapper and killer targeting young women.

The Pelican Brief

The Pelican Brief
The Pelican Brief
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 55%
Metacritic: 50/100
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Runtime: 141 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Writer: John Grisham, Alan J. Pakula
Actors: Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, Sam Shepard
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Pelican Brief” is a legal thriller film based on John Grisham’s novel. It follows a law student who uncovers a conspiracy behind the assassination of two Supreme Court justices and becomes a target herself, seeking help from a journalist to expose the truth.

The Bone Collector

The Bone Collector
The Bone Collector
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 29%
Metacritic: 45/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations
Writer: Jeffery Deaver, Jeremy Iacone
Actors: Denzel Washington, Angelina Jolie, Queen Latifah
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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“The Bone Collector” is a crime thriller film about a paralyzed former forensic detective who teams up with a young rookie cop to solve a series of gruesome murders in New York City. Together, they must decipher cryptic clues left by the killer to catch him before he strikes again.

The Girl on the Train

The Girl on the Train
The Girl on the Train
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 45%
Metacritic: 48/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award4 wins & 13 nominations total
Writer: Erin Cressida Wilson, Paula Hawkins
Actors: Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett, Rebecca Ferguson
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States, India
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“The Girl on the Train” is a psychological thriller film about a woman named Rachel who becomes entangled in a missing persons investigation after witnessing something shocking from the train. As she tries to uncover the truth, she becomes a suspect herself and must confront her own troubled past.

The Silence of the Lambs

The Silence of the Lambs
The Silence of the Lambs
Internet Movie Database: 8.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
Metacritic: 86/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Won 5 Oscars. 71 wins & 50 nominations total
Writer: Thomas Harris, Ted Tally
Actors: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Scott Glenn
Language: English, Latin
Country: United States
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“The Silence of the Lambs” is a psychological thriller about an FBI trainee who seeks the help of a cannibalistic serial killer, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, in order to catch another serial killer known as Buffalo Bill. As they delve into the twisted minds of these murderers, the trainee must navigate a dangerous game of cat and mouse to save a potential victim.

Zodiac

Zodiac
Zodiac
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 157 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 3 wins & 71 nominations
Writer: James Vanderbilt, Robert Graysmith
Actors: Jake Gyllenhaal, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo
Language: English
Country: United States
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Zodiac is a crime thriller based on the true story of the Zodiac Killer, a serial killer who terrorized the San Francisco Bay Area in the late 1960s and early 1970s. The film follows the investigation led by a cartoonist-turned-reporter and two police detectives as they try to uncover the identity of the elusive killer.

Se7en

Se7en
Se7en
Internet Movie Database: 8.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 127 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 29 wins & 43 nominations total
Writer: Andrew Kevin Walker
Actors: Morgan Freeman, Brad Pitt, Kevin Spacey
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Se7en” is a psychological crime thriller about two detectives who hunt down a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as inspiration for his brutal murders. As they delve deeper into the investigation, they become entangled in a dark and twisted game of cat and mouse.

Basic Instinct

Basic Instinct
Basic Instinct
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 56%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 127 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 6 wins & 23 nominations total
Writer: Joe Eszterhas
Actors: Michael Douglas, Sharon Stone, George Dzundza
Language: English
Country: United States, France
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“Basic Instinct” is a 1992 erotic thriller film about a police detective who becomes entangled in a seductive and dangerous game of cat-and-mouse with a manipulative crime novelist, as she becomes the prime suspect in a murder investigation. The movie explores themes of sexuality, power, and deception, as the detective tries to unravel the truth while being drawn deeper into the web of the novelist’s manipulations.

Primal Fear

Primal Fear
Primal Fear
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 129 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 10 wins & 12 nominations total
Writer: William Diehl, Steve Shagan, Ann Biderman
Actors: Richard Gere, Laura Linney, Edward Norton
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Primal Fear” is a legal thriller film about a high-profile attorney defending an altar boy accused of murdering an influential Catholic archbishop, while uncovering shocking secrets and a surprising twist in the process.

Mystic River

Mystic River
Mystic River
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 138 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 56 wins & 144 nominations total
Writer: Brian Helgeland, Dennis Lehane
Actors: Sean Penn, Tim Robbins, Kevin Bacon
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia
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The Mystic River movie follows the intertwined lives of three childhood friends in Boston, who are reunited after one of them’s daughter is brutally murdered. As they navigate the investigation, their dark pasts resurface, leading to a gripping tale of guilt, revenge, and redemption.

Insomnia

Insomnia
Insomnia
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 11 nominations
Writer: Hillary Seitz, Nikolaj Frobenius, Erik Skjoldbjærg
Actors: Al Pacino, Robin Williams, Hilary Swank
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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The Insomnia movie is a psychological thriller about a detective who is sent to a small Alaskan town to investigate the murder of a teenage girl. As he struggles with guilt and sleep deprivation, he becomes entangled in a cat-and-mouse game with the primary suspect, leading to a suspenseful and morally complex battle of wits.

Red Dragon

Red Dragon
Red Dragon
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 69%
Metacritic: 60/100
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Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: 4 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Thomas Harris, Ted Tally
Actors: Anthony Hopkins, Edward Norton, Ralph Fiennes
Language: English, French
Country: Germany, United States, Italy
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“Red Dragon” is a psychological thriller film about a retired FBI profiler who is brought back into action to catch a serial killer known as “The Tooth Fairy.” As he delves into the mind of the killer, he seeks the help of another imprisoned serial killer, Hannibal Lecter, to solve the case.

The Fugitive

The Fugitive
The Fugitive
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 87/100
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Runtime: 130 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 13 wins & 37 nominations total
Writer: Jeb Stuart, David Twohy, Roy Huggins
Actors: Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones, Sela Ward
Language: English, Polish, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Fugitive” is a suspenseful thriller about a wrongfully accused doctor who goes on the run after being convicted of his wife’s murder. As he evades capture, he works to uncover the truth and find the real killer to clear his name.

A Time to Kill

A Time to Kill
A Time to Kill
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 67%
Metacritic: 54/100
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Runtime: 149 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: 7 wins & 12 nominations
Writer: John Grisham, Akiva Goldsman
Actors: Matthew McConaughey, Sandra Bullock, Samuel L. Jackson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“A Time to Kill” is a legal drama film based on John Grisham’s novel, where a young lawyer defends a black man who is on trial for killing two white men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, exploring themes of racial prejudice and justice in a small Southern town.

The Client

The Client
The Client
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 3 wins & 4 nominations total
Writer: John Grisham, Akiva Goldsman, Robert Getchell
Actors: Susan Sarandon, Tommy Lee Jones, Brad Renfro
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Client” is a legal thriller film based on John Grisham’s novel. It follows a young boy who witnesses a suicide and becomes entangled in a dangerous web of secrets when he hires a lawyer to protect him from the mob and the FBI.

The Vanishing

The Vanishing
The Vanishing
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 7 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: Tim Krabbé, George Sluizer
Actors: Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu, Gene Bervoets, Johanna ter Steege
Language: Dutch, French, English
Country: Netherlands, France, West Germany
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“The Vanishing” is a psychological thriller about three lighthouse keepers who mysteriously disappear from their post on a remote Scottish island. As the investigation unfolds, dark secrets and paranoia emerge, leading to a gripping and unsettling climax.

The Secret in Their Eyes

The Secret in Their Eyes
The Secret in Their Eyes
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 80/100
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Runtime: 129 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 53 wins & 43 nominations total
Writer: Eduardo Sacheri, Juan José Campanella
Actors: Ricardo Darín, Soledad Villamil, Pablo Rago
Language: Spanish
Country: Argentina, Spain
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“The Secret in Their Eyes” is a crime thriller about a retired legal counselor who decides to write a novel about an unsolved murder case that has haunted him for decades. As he delves into the past, he uncovers shocking secrets and faces personal demons while seeking justice and closure.

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