Movies Like Knives Out
I think we can agree that we all love movies that have a great mystery and enough suspense to keep you on the edge of your seat! That’s what Knives Out gave us and that’s what makes movies like Knives Out so damn entertaining! We would say Daniel Craig is most well known at least currently for his role as James Bond. At least that’s how he lives in our minds. However, he will definitely be remembered for the performance he gave in this film. It was simply amazing. Everything about the movie was great, from the story to the visuals it kept us captivated the entire way through.
Now, if you are here, then you must share the same opinion as we do about this film. Because of that we have gone and gathered some incredible movies like Knives out for you to sit back and enjoy. All the films on this list will give you that same suspenseful feeling that Knives Out managed to give you. So go ahead and grab all your movie watching essentials and get ready to spend hours watching some incredible movies. Just keep on scrolling to see exactly what we have in store for you this time!
Check out this list of the best murder mystery movies.
To start off our selection of movies like Knives Out we have the movie based on the board game! If you haven’t heard of the movie you have definitely heard of or played the board game! You shouldn’t need much incentive other than it’s Clue, to watch this movie!
Clue Movie Description
Mr. Boddy (Lee Ving) hosts a dinner party where he admits that he blackmails his visitors. The guests attending the dinner include Mrs. Peacock (Eileen Brennan), Miss Scarlet (Lesley Ann Warren), Mr. Green (Michael McKean), professor Plum (Christopher Lloyd), Mrs. White (Madeline Kahn) and Col. Mustard (Martin Mull) who are all under aliases. The dinner party takes a dark turn when its host, Mr. Boddy turns up dead. Now everyone is a suspect and they all work together to uncover who the true killer is.
2. Murder on the Orient Express
Next up we have the murder which took place on a fancy train! This is a remake of the original from 1974. We loved it and thought it was a vibrant and epic retelling of a great story!
Murder on the Orient Express Movie Description
Making its way across Europe, the Orient Express provides a luxurious time for those aboard it. However, this trip quickly turns into one filled with lies and deceit. A murder on the train has occurred and everyone could be a suspect. The train is stopped by an avalanche allowing the world’s best detective Hercule Poirot (Kenneth Branagh) to board the train and begin his investigation. He must find as many clues as he can to stop the killer before they strike again.
3. The Nice Guys
These two working together is absolutely epic! It provided us with a hilarious action-packed film that you can’t forget.
The Nice Guys Movie Description
Living in LA in 1977 private eye Holland March (Ryan Gosling) and hired enforcer Jackson Healy (Russell Crowe) find themselves in the unlikeliest of partnerships. The sudden disappearance of a woman named Amelia (Margaret Qualley) has forced the two together. As they quickly discover, they aren’t the only ones looking for Amelia and there are some evil and dangerous people also on the search for her. Things don’t look too good for them when they realize anyone that investigates this ends up dead.
Check out our list of the best Ryan Gosling movies you need to watch.
4. Bad Times at the El Royale
Ever wonder what happens at old rundown hotels? Well if you did there are definitely some seriously insane things that happen! This was a fun watch that you shouldn’t pass up.
Bad Times at the El Royale Movie Description
Located at the border between California and Nevada, El Royal is a beat down and dying hotel. However, when 7 strangers which include a cleric, a soul singer, a traveling salesman, two sisters, the manager and the mysterious Billy Lee (Chris Hemsworth) come together, the hotel becomes a battleground. All of them are looking for redemption but things just seem to continue to go wrong.
5. Game Night
To end this list of movies like Knives Out we have one that takes game night to a whole other level. This would actually be a pretty cool concept in real life. Whether or not it would work we don’t know, but it does for this movie!
Game Night Movie Description
The usual weekend game night that Max (Jason Bateman) and Annie (Rachel McAdams) host takes a dangerous turn when Max’s brother Brooks (Kyle Chandler) arranges for them to take part in a murder mystery game. Meant to be realistic, the game includes fake thugs and FBI agents. So it’s normal when Brooks gets kidnapped as it is part of the game. At least they thought it was. But as they all begin to investigate more, they realize that the Brooks and the game aren’t what they seem. The further into the investigation it gets the more dangerous and their night becomes chaotic.