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National treasure 2. Book of secrets

by:Cage, Nicolas, 1965-

When a missing page from the diary of John Wilkes Booth surfaces, Ben Gates' great-great grandfather is suddenly implicated as a key conspirator in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. The page is one of 18 pages missing from Booth's diary. When doing more research, the conspiracy takes Ben, Abigail, and Riley from Buckingham Palace to the White House - both places they break into - and even stealing a page from a secret book. But in order to see more from the book, their choice is either get elected president or kidnap the President of the United States. So, Ben kidnaps the president. The conspiracy then crosses to Mount Rushmore. Now, Ben will have to clear his family's name so they will no longer be linked to the assassination.

Editions:151  Date:1995 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: PG; for action violence and some scary images.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Feature films, Mystery films, Suspense films

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The Da Vinci Code

by:Howard, Ron, 1954-

When respected American religious symbology expert Dr. Robert Langdon is summoned to the Louvre by French Captain Bezu Fache, he soon discovers that he is the number 1 suspect for the murder of a historian with whom Langdon had been scheduled to meet. Assisted by a French cryptographer and government agent named Sophie, Langdon is challenged to decipher a chain of cryptic codes and puzzles, all the while trying to stay ahead of Fache's lawmen in a chase through the Louvre, out into the Parisian cityscape, and finally across the channel to England.

Editions:167  Date:2005 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for disturbing images, violence, some nudity, thematic material, brief drug references and sexual content.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Thrillers (Motion pictures), Thrillers (Motion pictures), Mystery films

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The Thomas Crown affair

by:Jewison, Norman, 1926-

A debonair, adventuresome bank executive (McQueen) believes he has pulled off the perfect multi-million dollar heist, only to match wits with a sexy insurance investigator (Dunaway) who will do anything to get her man. -- IMDB.

Editions:130  Date:1968 - 2018  Rating:Rated R.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Detective and mystery films, Detective and mystery films, Mystery films

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Changeling

by:Eastwood, Clint, 1930-

Working-class suburban Los Angeles, 1928. Christine says goodbye to her son, Walter, and departs for work. Arriving home, Christine discovers that Walter is nowhere to be found. Christine launches a desperate search for her son. Then, a boy claiming to be Christine's son appears out of thin air. Knowing the boy is not hers, Christine invites the child to stay in her home. Christine cannot accept the injustice being pushed upon her and continues to challenge the Los Angeles police force at every turn. The police slander Christine and paint her as an unfit mother. Christine challenges the system and the only person willing to aid her in her search is benevolent local activist Reverend Briegleb.

Editions:122  Date:2005 - 2015  Rating:MPAA rating: R; for some violent and disturbing content, and language.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Detective and mystery films, Detective and mystery films, Mystery films

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Rope

by:Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980

Two friends strangle a classmate and then proceed to invite his family and friends to dinner, with the body stuffed inside the trunk they use for the table. Before the night is over, their former teacher discovers who killed the student, and why.

Editions:184  Date:1930 - 2014  Rating:MPAA rating: PG.  Genre(s):Drama, Mystery films, Feature films, Feature films, Film adaptations

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Eyes wide shut

by:Kubrick, Stanley

A wife's admission of unfulfilled sexual longings plunges Dr. William Harford, a New Yorker, into an erotic odyssey that could destroy his marriage and ensnare him in a lurid murder mystery.

Editions:209  Date:1987 - 2016  Rating:Rated R.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Detective and mystery films, Detective and mystery films, Mystery films

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The conversation

by:Coppola, Francis Ford, 1939-

A provoking mystery-suspense drama explores the morality of privacy in the story of Harry Caul (Hackman), a surveillance expert, who conducts a routine surveillance job only to later find himself suspicious that he has become an unwitting player in a murder scheme.

Editions:100  Date:1973 - 2012  Rating:MPAA Rating : PG ; Bonus features are not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Mystery films, Feature films, Suspense films

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Agatha Christie's Poirot. Death on the Nile

by:Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976

Set amidst the Egyptian landscape, Hercule Poirot must unravel the web of treachery and guilt woven by the murderer of a beautiful young heiress.

Editions:100  Date:1978 - 2013  Rating:MPAA rating: Not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Detective and mystery films, Feature films, Detective and mystery films, Mystery films

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Blood simple

by:Coen, Joel

A jealous husband hires a detective to murder his wife and her lover.

Editions:95  Date:1980 - 2011  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Feature films, Film noir, Film noir, Drama, Mystery films

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Lady in the water

by:Shyamalan, M. Night

Apartment building superintendent Cleveland Heep rescues what he thinks is a young woman from the complex swimming pool he maintains. When he discovers that she is actually a character from a bedtime story who is trying to make the journey back to her home, he works with his tenants to protect he new friend from the creatures that are determined to keep her in our world.

Editions:47  Date:1996 - 2013  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for some frightening sequences.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Fantasy films, Fantasy films, Mystery films

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