Calling All Sleuths: Your Guide to Murder Mysteries in 2024!

After a satisfying year of mystery and thriller releases in 2023, the anticipation for 2024 is at an all-time high. From exciting TV shows to gripping films, mystery and thriller enthusiasts are in for a treat. Get ready, because here are some of the most anticipated mystery and thriller TV shows, movies, and books being released in 2024.

Murder Mystery TV Shows 2024

  1. Fool Me Once—January 1st

Harlan Coben's adaptation kicks off the New Year with Maya, an ex-soldier coping with her husband's murder, only to see him appear on her daughter's nanny cam, leading her into a deadly conspiracy.

  1. Monsieur Spade—January 14th

Legendary detective Sam Spade faces unexpected challenges in retirement when six nuns are murdered, sparking rumors of a former adversary's return.

  1. True Detective: Night Country—January 14th

Detectives Evangeline Navarro and Liz Danvers investigate the disappearance of eight scientists in remote Alaska, uncovering dark secrets along the way.

  1. Death and Other Details—January 16th

Imogen Scott finds herself accused of murder and turns to detective Rufus Cotesworth for help, leading to a thrilling investigation.

  1. Apples Never Fall–March 14th

In 'Apples Never Fall,' Joy's sudden disappearance casts suspicion on her husband Stan, prompting their four adult children to reevaluate their parents' seemingly perfect marriage.

  1. Mr. and Mrs. Smith–February 2nd

In this high-octane series, two strangers, 'John' and 'Jane' Smith, pose as a married couple while working as secret agents for a mysterious organization, undertaking adrenaline-fueled missions and facing perilous challenges.

New Murder Mystery Movies 2024

  1. Some Other Woman—January 5th

Eve Carter's life takes a mysterious turn when she sees a woman following her on a tropical island, blurring the lines between reality and illusion.

  1. The Night They Came Home—January 12th

Based on true events, this film follows the Rufus Buck Gang's ruthless exploits in the late 19th century, triggering a pursuit by local lawmen and Indian police.

  1. Cult Killer—January 19th

Cassie Holt investigates a dark conspiracy after her private investigator mentor is implicated in a murder, leading to unexpected partnerships.

  1. Force of Nature: The Dry 2—February 8th

Two detectives delve into the wilderness to uncover the truth behind a hiking retreat gone wrong, navigating conflicting accounts to solve the case.

  1. Drive-Away Dolls—February 23rd

Two women's road trip for a fresh start takes a dangerous turn when they cross paths with inept criminals in pursuit of stolen goods.

  1. Sleeping Dogs—March 7th

A former detective undergoing Alzheimer's treatment uncovers new details about a decades-old murder, reigniting a relentless investigation.

  1. The Fall Guy—May 3rd

Ryan Gosling stars in this comedic thriller as a stuntman turned investigator, determined to solve a missing person case amidst Hollywood chaos.

  1. The Bikeriders—June 21st

Inspired by a real-life motorcycle club, this series delves into the evolution of a gang in 1960s Chicago, tracing their journey from innocence to ruthlessness.

  1. Alto Knights—November 15th

Robert DeNiro portrays two mob bosses in a thrilling feud set in the 1950s, highlighting the war for dominance between Vito Genovese and Frank Costello.

Murder Mystery Books 2024

  1. While We Were Burning by Sara Koffi

Drawing comparisons to Parasite and Such a Fun Age, this scorching debut delves into the intersection of race, class, and female friendship, exploring the devastating consequences of everyday actions in a heart-wrenching and thrilling narrative.

  1. Middle of the Night by Riley Sager

In this jaw-dropping thriller from bestselling author Riley Sager, readers are thrust into a world where a man must confront the long-ago disappearance of his childhood best friend and uncover the dark secrets lurking beneath the surface of his seemingly perfect neighborhood.

  1. Look In the Mirror by Catherine Steadman

Nina's life takes a perilous turn when she inherits a tropical paradise vacation home from her late father, unearthing dark truths about her family's past and the chilling realization that inheritance from loved ones can come at a deadly price in this heart-pounding thriller.

  1. First Lie Wins by Ashley Elston

Evie Porter seemingly has it all—a perfect boyfriend, an idyllic home, and a circle of friends. But beneath the surface lies a shocking truth: Evie Porter doesn't exist. Dive into this gripping tale of deception and intrigue as Evie's carefully constructed world unravels, revealing dangerous secrets hidden in plain sight.

  1. The Tainted Cup by Robert Jackson Bennett

Set in a fantasy world with a Holmes and Watson-style detective duo, this novel from award-winning author Robert Jackson Bennett promises a unique blend of mystery and fantasy, as the dynamic duo tackles a case that tests their investigative skills and challenges the very fabric of their reality.

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This year offers a smorgasbord of murder mysteries from chilling psychological thrillers to lighthearted cozy crimes, there's something for every sleuth. So, grab your magnifying glass, sharpen your deduction skills, and get ready to solve the case!