Famous Detective Movies

Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)
Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes

The Maltese Falcon (1941)
Humphrey Bogart as Sam Spade

The Big Sleep (1946)
Humphrey Bogart as Philip Marlowe

Kiss me Deadly (1955)
Ralph Meeker as Mike Hammer

In the Heat of the Night (1967)
Sidney Poitier as Virgil Tibbs

The French connection (1971)
Gene Hackman as Doyle

Chinatown (1972)
Jack Nicholson as J.J. Gittes

Murder of the Orient Express (1974)
Albert Finney as Hercule Poirot

Bladerunner (1982)
Harrison Ford as Rick Deckard

The Two Jakes (1990)
Jack Nicholson as Jake Gittes

The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Jodie Forster as Clarice Starling

Beyond the Law (1992)
Charlie Sheen as Daniel “Dan” Saxton

Seven (1995)
Morgan Freeman as William Somerset

L.A. Confidential (1997)
Kevin Spacey as Jack Vincennes

Fallen (1998)
Denzel Washington as John Hobbes

The Bone Collector (1999)
Denzel Washington as Lincoln Rhyme