Mystery film is a subgenre of the more general category of crime film and at times the thriller genre. It focuses on the efforts of the detective, private investigator or amateur sleuth to solve the mysterious circumstances of a crime by means of clues, investigation, and clever deduction.
The plot often centers on the deductive ability, prowess, confidence, or diligence of the detective as they attempt to unravel the crime or situation by piecing together clues and circumstances, seeking evidence, interrogating witnesses, and tracking down a criminal.
Suspense is often maintained as an important plot element. This can be done through the use of the soundtrack, camera angles, heavy shadows, and surprising plot twists. Alfred Hitchcock used all of these techniques, but would sometimes allow the audience in on a pending threat then draw out the moment for dramatic effect.
42:52Added 32 Views / 0 Likes
Theo awakens from suspension; The residents of Wayward Pines battle against the iron-fisted rule of the First Generation.
42:10Added 53 Views / 0 Likes
Kate's participation in a heinous act leaves Ethan stunned; Ben and Theresa continue their search.
43:59Added 35 Views / 0 Likes
Citizens of Wayward Pines react to the truth.
44:08Added 31 Views / 0 Likes
Ethan is betrayed by one of his closest. Kate reveals a new truth.
2:18:37Added 40 Views / 0 Likes
Following the murder of a physicist, Father Silvano Bentivoglio, a symbolist, Robert Langdon, and a scientist, Vittoria Vetra, are on an adventure involving a secret brotherhood, the Illuminati. Clues lead them all around the Vatican, including the four a
2:59:11 PopularAdded 401 Views / 0 Likes
Nanami is an apathetic, part-time junior high school teacher, whose only solace comes from connecting with others on "Planet", a new social network service. One day, a young man named Tetsuya messages her and asks to meet in person. The two begin dating aFeatured
44:01 PopularAdded 365 Views / 0 Likes
Ethan makes a shocking discovery outside of Wayward Pines; Theresa meets with her first client.Featured
43:19 PopularAdded 368 Views / 0 Likes
Ethan learns more about the eerie town's history and the people who live there.Featured
42:58 PopularAdded 371 Views / 0 Likes
Xander returns to Wayward Pines with an unexpected guest; CJ leads a brave group on an expedition beyond the fence.Featured
43:40 PopularAdded 456 Views / 0 Likes
After discovering Bill Evans' corpse, Ethan teams up with Beverly to look for clues.Featured
42:54 PopularAdded 358 Views / 0 Likes
Theo learns the truth and his purpose for being in Wayward Pines; CJ spearheads a vital and potentially deadly project outside the fence.Featured
43:08 PopularAdded 250 Views / 0 Likes
Secret Service Agent Ethan Burke begins his investigation into the disappearance of two federal agents.