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Written by Women

This list is for scripts or source material written or co-written by women. Recs welcome!

Of interest: letterboxd.com/film/without-lying-down-frances-marion-and-the-power-of-women-in-hollywood/

letterboxd.com/film/tales-from-the-script/

There are 223 crime films in this list released in the 2010s.

  • Sharp Objects

    16

  • Once Upon a Time in Anatolia

    119

  • Making a Murderer

    152

  • Tower

    157

  • Alias Grace

    161

  • Honor Thy Father

    255

  • Top of the Lake

    257

  • Don't Be Bad

    296

  • The Sinner

    322

  • Victoria

    331

  • Andhadhun

    351

  • Bad Genius

    375

  • River

    385

  • The Hate U Give

    408

  • The Act

    524

  • On the Job

    683

  • Seven Seconds

    686

  • Hustlers

    694

  • Kingsman: The Secret Service

    711

  • The Insult

    784

  • Top of the Lake: China Girl

    808

  • Can You Ever Forgive Me?

    854

  • Widows

    875

  • Evil Genius

    1142

  • The House That Jack Built

    1210

  • Molly's Game

    1239

  • The Traitor

    1254

  • Official Secrets

    1330

  • Das unsichtbare Mädchen

    1393

  • Logan Lucky

    1437

  • An Inspector Calls

    1461

  • Dog Eat Dog

    1568

  • Border

    1575

  • Kill List

    1690

  • Prophet's Prey

    1694

  • Kick-Ass

    1704

  • The Disappearance

    1842

  • Let the Corpses Tan

    1868

  • Rebirth

    1891

  • I Can Quit Whenever I Want 2: Masterclass

    1983

  • München Mord - Leben und Sterben in Schwabing

    2213

  • Ordeal by Innocence

    2301

  • Pale Moon

    2405

  • Polizeiruf 110: Nachtdienst

    2484

  • The Daughter

    2574

  • Murder on the Orient Express

    2666

  • NSU: German History X - The Victims

    2771

  • The Ties That Bind

    2772

  • Sightseers

    2811

  • Tod einer Schülerin

    2847

  • The World of Kanako

    2858

  • Chorabali

    3320

  • The Immortal

    3494

  • Witness for the Prosecution

    3573

  • Beyond the Pale

    3618

  • Circumstances

    3701

  • Deux petites filles en bleu

    3749

  • Lena Fauch und die Tochter des Amokläufers

    3939

  • Queen & Slim

    4448

  • La tueuse caméléon

    4568

  • Les années perdues

    4681

  • Out Burn

    4696

  • Talking to the Dead

    4858

  • Ultimo - L'occhio del falco

    4859

  • Marple: Greenshaw's Folly

    4979

  • Le poids des mensonges

    5019

  • Marple: The Blue Geranium

    5127

  • München Mord – Auf der Straße, nachts, allein

    5200

  • Runner

    5294

  • Marple: The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side

    5313

  • Marple: The Pale Horse

    5476

  • Two Sisters Who Are Not Sisters

    5481

  • Notes from Underground

    5550

  • Toi que j'aimais tant

    5614

  • 50-50

    5679

  • From Cradle to Grave

    5933

  • The Whistleblower

    6496

  • The Killing Field

    6640

  • Tensions Sur Le Cap Corse

    6726

  • An Open Secret

    6919

  • Capitaine Marleau - Les mystères de la foi

    6928

  • Capitaine Marleau - Le domaine des soeurs Meyer

    7004

  • The Moonstone

    7045

  • Dreams for Sale

    7149

  • Woven

    7382

  • Mystery at Moulin Rouge

    7392

  • Murder Unresolved

    7427

  • Steirerblut

    7535

  • Talaash

    7608

  • Der Tote am Teich

    7699

  • Recommended by Enrique

    8069

  • A Simple Favor

    8150

  • I Am Jane Doe

    8257

  • Good Intentions

    8315

  • The Shadow Play

    8692

  • The Whistleblower

    8700

  • Intrigo: Dear Agnes

    8723

  • Neomanila

    8764

  • Not on My Watch

    8897

  • Sun Don't Shine

    9049