The fine fellow at Rupert Pupkin Speaks asked me to submit a list of five mystery-slash-detective movies I consider to be underrated. It was a tough exercise, because I am far from an expert on the genre and often have trouble separating what I find enjoyable from what is actually good. Plus for some reason I kept thinking of ghost stories.
Ultimately, I chose movies that met the following criteria:
And here's what I chose (in chronological order):