Best new Police & Detective movies (2016) - Top Netflix & Cinema



After several recent Sherlock Holmes reboots, it is clear that the classic detective film has regained its popularity. These are the good old-fashioned police work on the big screen stories that we liked the best. From classic whodunnits to creepier serial killer hunting movies. Perhaps the genre is better suited for the small screen, but that does not mean no good new genre films are made. Here a list of the greatest.
The Vore's Film staff selects the top best detective movies of 2017 in cinema or on DVD or Netfix. Are Bill Condon, David Fincher & Denis Villeneuve our new detective genre directors?

detective movies2017
Popular actorsIan McKellen, Emma Watson & Ethan Hawke
Trending moviesMr. Holmes, True Story & The Program

Best detective movies on Netflix or DVD in 2017

2010's best rated detective movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

  1. Inherent Vice (09-01-2015, 148 minutes)
  2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZfs22E7JmI
    StarringJoaquin Phoenix, Josh Brolin & Owen Wilson
    DirectorPaul Thomas Anderson (There Will Be Blood, Magnolia & The Master )
    CountryUnited States
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  3. The Face of an Angel (19-06-2015, 101 minutes)
  4. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ag_I15RBl-0
    StarringDaniel Brühl, Kate Beckinsale & Valerio Mastandrea
    DirectorMichael Winterbottom (24 Hour Party People, A Mighty Heart & The Killer Inside Me )
    CountryItaly Spain United Kingdom United States
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  5. Gone Girl (03-10-2014, 149 minutes)
  6. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ym3LB0lOJ0o
    StarringBen Affleck, Rosamund Pike & Neil Patrick Harris
    DirectorDavid Fincher (Fight Club, Se7en & The Social Network )
    CountryUnited States
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  7. A Walk Among the Tombstones (19-09-2014, 114 minutes)
  8. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0JjRoh13vzY
    StarringLiam Neeson, Dan Stevens & David Harbour
    DirectorScott Frank (Minority Report, The Wolverine & Out of Sight )
    CountryUnited States
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  9. Prisoners (20-09-2013, 153 minutes)
  10. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bpXfcTF6iVk
    StarringHugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal & Viola Davis
    DirectorDenis Villeneuve (Incendies, Enemy & Sicario )
    CountryUnited States
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

Mr. Holmes (24-07-2015, 104 minutes))

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qng3t9RZk6Q
DirectorBill Condon (Dreamgirls, Kinsey & The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 )
StarringIan McKellen, Laura Linney & Hiroyuki Sanada
CountryUnited Kingdom United States
Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

Regression (05-02-2016, 106 minutes))

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-pBwIsVGaL4
DirectorAlejandro Amenábar (The Others, The Sea Inside & Thesis )
Starring Emma Watson, Ethan Hawke & David Thewlis
CountryCanada Spain
Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

True Story (17-04-2015, 99 minutes))

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y_NiP_bqlns
DirectorRupert Goold
StarringJames Franco, Jonah Hill & Felicity Jones
CountryUnited States
Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

The Program (16-09-2015, 103 minutes))

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ItBL6Qmloj0
Director Stephen Frears (High Fidelity, The Queen & Philomena )
StarringJesse Plemons, Ben Foster & Lee Pace
CountryFrance United Kingdom
Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

Solace (2015, 101 minutes))

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lq86v60c_Jo
DirectorAfonso Poyart (Two Rabbits )
StarringJeffrey Dean Morgan, Colin Farrell & Anthony Hopkins
CountryUnited States
Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix
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