My Favorite Thriller Films of All Time!

My favorite Thrillers (in no particular order)
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1.
Jaws (1975)
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A giant great white shark arrives on the shores of a New England beach resort and wreaks havoc with bloody attacks on swimmers, until a part-time sheriff teams up with a marine biologist and an old seafarer to hunt the monster down. (124 mins.)
“ The ultimate summer film! ” - Cloverfield91
 
2.
Jaws 2 (1978)
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Police chief Brody must protect the citizens of Amity after a second monstrous shark begins terrorizing the waters. (116 mins.)
Director: Jeannot Szwarc
 
3.
Jaws: The Revenge (1987)
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Chief Brody's widow believes that her family is deliberately being targeted by another shark in search of revenge. (89 mins.)
Director: Joseph Sargent
“ Silly somtimes but not as bad as people say. ” - Cloverfield91
 
4.
Duel (1971 TV Movie)
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A business commuter is pursued and terrorized by the malevolent driver of a massive tractor-trailer. (90 mins.)
 
5.
The Hitcher (1986)
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A young man who escaped the clutches of a murderous hitch-hiker is subsequently stalked by the hitcher and framed for his crimes. (97 mins.)
Director: Robert Harmon
“ Great film!!! ” - Cloverfield91
 
6.
Prisoners (2013)
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When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will this desperate father go to protect his family? (153 mins.)
 
7.
Misery (1990)
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After a famous author is rescued from a car crash by a fan of his novels, he comes to realize that the care he is receiving is only the beginning of a nightmare of captivity and abuse. (107 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
 
8.
The Purge (2013)
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In the future, a wealthy family is held hostage for harboring the target of a murderous syndicate during the Purge, a 12-hour period in which any and all crime is legalized. (85 mins.)
Director: James DeMonaco
 
9.
The Purge: Anarchy (2014)
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Three groups of people are trying to survive Purge Night, when their stories intertwine and are left stranded in The Purge trying to survive the chaos and violence that occurs. (103 mins.)
Director: James DeMonaco
 
10.
The Purge: Election Year (2016)
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Years after sparing the man who killed his son, former police sergeant Barnes has become head of security for Senator Charlie Roan, a Presidential candidate targeted for death on Purge night due to her vow to eliminate the Purge. (109 mins.)
Director: James DeMonaco
 
11.
Zodiac (2007)
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In the late 1960s/early 1970s, a San Francisco cartoonist becomes an amateur detective obsessed with tracking down the Zodiac Killer, an unidentified individual who terrorizes Northern California with a killing spree. (157 mins.)
Director: David Fincher
 
12.
No Country for Old Men (2007)
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Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and more than two million dollars in cash near the Rio Grande. (122 mins.)
 
13.
Visiting Hours (1982)
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A deranged, misogynistic killer assaults a journalist. When he discovers that she survived the attack, he follows her to the hospital to finish her off. (105 mins.)
 
14.
The Hunt for the BTK Killer (2005 TV Movie)
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After 31 years at-large, detectives in Wichita, Kansas home in on the serial killer known as BTK. (82 mins.)
Director: Stephen Kay
 
15.
Cardiac Arrest (1980)
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The "Missing Heart Murders" are plaguing San Francisco - dead bodies that turn up with their hears surgically removed... (85 mins.)
Director: Murray Mintz
 
16.
Alone in the Dark (1982)
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A quartet of murderous psychopaths break out of a mental hospital during a power blackout and lay siege to their doctor's house. (92 mins.)
Director: Jack Sholder
 
17.
The Alphabet Killer (2008)
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Based on the true story of the double initial killings in Rochester, NY. (98 mins.)
Director: Rob Schmidt
 
18.
Joy Ride (2001)
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Three young people on a road trip from Colorado to New Jersey talk to a trucker on their CB radio, then must escape when he turns out to be a psychotic killer. (97 mins.)
Director: John Dahl
 
19.
Highwaymen (2004)
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Rennie Cray (Caviezel) embarks on a bloodthirsty rampage to avenge the death of his wife who was struck down by a serial killer - a man who hunts and kills women using his '72 El Dorado. (80 mins.)
Director: Robert Harmon
 
20.
North by Northwest (1959)
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A hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive. (136 mins.)
 
21.
The Mothman Prophecies (2002)
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A reporter is drawn to a small West Virginia town to investigate a series of strange events, including psychic visions and the appearance of bizarre entities. (119 mins.)
Director: Mark Pellington
 
22.
A Perfect Getaway (2009)
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Two pairs of lovers on a Hawaiian vacation discover that psychopaths are stalking and murdering tourists on the islands. (98 mins.)
Director: David Twohy
 
23.
Unbreakable (2000)
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A man learns something extraordinary about himself after a devastating accident. (106 mins.)
 
24.
A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014)
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Private investigator Matthew Scudder is hired by a drug kingpin to find out who kidnapped and murdered his wife. (114 mins.)
Director: Scott Frank
 
25.
Unknown (2011)
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A man awakens from a coma, only to discover that someone has taken on his identity and that no one, (not even his wife), believes him. With the help of a young woman, he sets out to prove who he is. (113 mins.)
 
26.
Non-Stop (2014)
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An air marshal springs into action during a transatlantic flight after receiving a series of text messages that put his fellow passengers at risk unless the airline transfers $150 million into an off-shore account. (106 mins.)
 
27.
Turbulence (1997)
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After a shootout on a flight transporting prisoners, a stewardess must outwit a smooth-talking serial killer and land the plane herself. (100 mins.)
Director: Robert Butler
 
28.
She-Wolf of London (1946)
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A young heiress finds evidence suggesting that at night she acts under the influence of a family curse and has begun committing ghastly murders in a nearby park. (61 mins.)
Director: Jean Yarbrough
 
29.
Cabin by the Lake (2000 TV Movie)
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A screenwriter, who lives in a cabin by the lake near Los Angeles, drowns young women, then goes back to visit their bodies and do their laundry. (91 mins.)
Director: Po Chih Leong
 
30.
Secret Window (2004)
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A writer is accused of plagiarism by a strange man, who then starts haunting him for "justice." (96 mins.)
Director: David Koepp
 
31.
Embrace of the Vampire (1995)
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An 18-year-old college freshman is seduced by a handsome vampire lover who introduce her to a dark world of carnal desires. (92 mins.)
Director: Anne Goursaud
 
32.
Poison Ivy: The New Seduction (1997 Video)
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A sinister seductress vows to destroy a suburban family. (95 mins.)
Director: Kurt Voss
 
33.
Bound (1996)
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Corky, a tough female ex con and her lover Violet concoct a scheme to steal millions of stashed mob money and pin the blame on Violet's crooked boyfriend Caesar. (108 mins.)
 
34.
Megiddo: The Omega Code 2 (2001)
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Megiddo is a supernatural ride into a world teetering on the edge of the Apocalypse. It follows the... (104 mins.)
 
35.
Single White Female (1992)
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A woman advertising for a new roommate finds that something very strange is going on with the tenant who decides to move in. (107 mins.)
 
36.
The Shortcut (2009)
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Two brothers come upon a rarely used shortcut in their new town (100 mins.)
 
37.
Don't Breathe (2016)
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Hoping to walk away with a massive fortune, a trio of thieves break into the house of a blind man who isn't as helpless as he seems. (88 mins.)
Director: Fede Alvarez
 
38.
The Gift (2000)
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A woman with extrasensory perception is asked to help find a young woman who has disappeared. (112 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
39.
Red Balloon (2010 Short Film)
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A young female babysitter is chatting to her friend when the young girl she's watching disturbs her... (14 mins.)
 
40.
They Look Like People (2015)
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Suspecting that people around him are turning into evil creatures, a troubled man questions whether to protect his only friend from an impending war, or from himself. (80 mins.)
 
41.
The Shallows (2016)
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A mere 200 yards from shore, surfer Nancy is attacked by a great white shark, with her short journey to safety becoming the ultimate contest of wills. (86 mins.)
 
42.
Ripley's Game (2002)
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Tom Ripley persuades a man to commit a murder for a large sum of money. The situation goes out of control, and that man must escape trouble. (110 mins.)
Director: Liliana Cavani
 
43.
Disturbia (2007)
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A teen living under house arrest becomes convinced his neighbor is a serial killer. (105 mins.)
Director: D.J. Caruso
 
44.
The Attic (1980)
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A librarian devotes her life to caring for her wheelchair-bound tyrannical father after being stood up at the altar... (101 mins.)
Director: George Edwards
 
45.
The Good Son (1993)
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A young boy stays with his aunt and uncle, and befriends his cousin who's the same age. But his cousin begins showing increasing signs of violent behavior. (87 mins.)
Director: Joseph Ruben
 
46.
Killing Me Softly (2002)
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A woman faces deadly consequences for abandoning her loving relationship with her boyfriend to pursue exciting sexual scenarios with a mysterious celebrity mountaineer. (100 mins.)
Director: Kaige Chen
 
47.
Another Day (2001 TV Movie)
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A woman's boyfriend dies in a fire after a fight over the couple's unborn child. After the woman is involved in a drowning accident a few years later... (90 mins.)
Director: Jeffrey Reiner
 
48.
Trip with the Teacher (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
A teacher and her class of female students take a class trip to the desert. Their bus breaks down, and they find themselves terrorized by a gang of psycho bikers. (91 mins.)
Director: Earl Barton