A genre of television or film characterised by the protagonist investigating a mystery, typically a crime.

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Help find mistaken identity, home invasion, hostage, murder movie

I'm trying to remember the name of an American movie (in English) where a maid working for rich people tries on homeowners' clothes upstairs (maybe used the pool first?), after the owners leave, (...
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Why are some of the most famous movie investigators klutzes and/ or idiots?

Look at both "Inspector Clousaeu" from the Pink Panther movies and "Columbo" who bumble about their respective crime scenes and always solve their respective cases despite their ineptitude. In regards ...