The best Psychological Thriller movies List, with Mostly New Horror Movie's, but only the Very Best!by drewpride72 | created - 16 Nov 2013 | updated - 1 month ago | Public
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1. We Are What We Are (2013)
R | 105 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
The Parkers, a reclusive family who follow ancient customs, find their secret existence threatened as a torrential downpour moves into their area, forcing daughters Iris and Rose to assume responsibilities beyond those of a typical family.
Votes: 17,938 | Gross: $0.08M
If you can watch this ENTIRE movie and HONESTLY NOT be really freaked out at the end, I would have to say your more brave than me! This is a new Horror/pysch thriller flick that will keep your attention through out the whole movie and it will REALLY FREAK you out as well!!!! I give it an honest 10/10
2. The Woman (I) (2011)
R | 101 min | Horror
When a successful country lawyer captures and attempts to "civilize" the last remaining member of a violent clan that has roamed the Northeast coast for decades, he puts the lives of his family in jeopardy.
Another EXCELLENT Horror/Psych Thriller movie that will REALLY FREAK YOU OUT! I give this one a solid 9/10
3. V/H/S/2 (2013)
R | 96 min | Horror, Thriller
Searching for a missing student, two private investigators break into his house and find collection of VHS tapes. Viewing the horrific contents of each cassette, they realize there may be dark motives behind the student's disappearance.
Votes: 32,373 | Gross: $0.02M
I'll be 100% honest, this movie will DEFINITELY SCARE you just not as much as the 1st 2 titles above. I just watched this last night and I think it's A WHOLE LOT BETTER than the 1st VHS movie from last year! This movies SCARY and it also keeps your attention! I give this one a 9/10
4. The East (2013)
PG-13 | 116 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller
An operative for an elite private intelligence firm finds her priorities changing dramatically after she is tasked with infiltrating an anarchist group known for executing covert attacks upon major corporations.
Votes: 46,016 | Gross: $2.27M
This EXTREEMLY DISTURBING movie's about a woman named Sarah who works for a major drug company. Her first job is to infiltrate a cult of individuals who all currently suffer from life threatening damage that are the results of taking a drug made by a billion dollar drug company (like the one Sarah works for) who ensured the public that all those drugs were safe. This cult targets these drug companies very top of the food chain Multi Millionaire owners by having someone in their cult get in good enough with the people that plan outdoor celebrations for the company owners to go and toast drinks at. A few of the cult members sneak into these celebrations with the help of their member on the inside they get close enough to the company owners to slip the max dosage of one of that companies letheal drugs into every one of the company owners drinks (watch (and make sure they see each one of them drink it ALL) and then get out of there before they get made. The cult calls that whole process a Push. Now Sarah's job is to get in as deep as she can with the cult in order to find out where and who the cult's targeting for as many of their future Pushes as she can! I REALLY LIKED THIS MOVIE as you can tell by how much I wrote about it! Even though it's creepy and scary it's also all very interesting to learn about HOW MUCH damage these Drug Companies have done to so many people and paid no price in return. I give this movie a definite 10/10
5. Maniac (2012)
Not Rated | 89 min | Horror, Thriller
As he helps a young artist with her upcoming exhibition, the owner of a mannequin shop's deadly, suppressed desires come to the surface.
Votes: 31,613 | Gross: $0.02M
This movies WAY up their on the Disturbing and creepy side! It also has a very good story to it as well! This is the first movie i've seen E. Wood star in for some time now man he looks grown up. He plays a psycho serial killer with severe Multiple Personality & Panic Disorder's! A part of him really wants to stop, especially after he meets a beautiful woman who admires the art work he does. This movies (like I said) creepy but I really did enjoy the story as well! I give this one an honest 8.5/10
6. Antisocial (I) (2013)
R | 90 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Five university friends gather at a house party to ring in the New Year. Unbeknownst to them, an epidemic has erupted outside, causing outbreaks around the world.
This Horror movie has it ALL! A KILLER PLOT and every thing else, your eyes will be Glued to the TV through this entire "VERY entertaining" horror movie! I actually just saw this horror movie last week and added it to my favorites right away. It's about college students that use the same social website that's been slowly sending out a virus through images to it's users (the entire college and MUCH more)! It takes place at a new years eve party at a dorm on campus. Where everyones LUCKILY indoors locked in and safe, because once this virus starts to spread tragic things start to happen to MORE AND MORE people. I don't wanna give any more away, you MUST watch this horror movie I GARUNTEE IT WILL COMPLETELY CREEP YOU OUT and if you love Psychological Thriller Horror movies you'll LOVE THIS ONE! THIS GETS A WELL DESERVED 10/10
7. [Rec] 2 (2009)
R | 85 min | Horror, Thriller
In order to ascertain the current situation inside, a supposed medical officer and a GEO team step into the quarantined and ill-fated apartment building.
Votes: 62,446 | Gross: $0.03M
EXCELLENT! This one's MUCH better than the first one by FAR! This movies made up of a few different disturbing stories (or recordings) being watched by a female companion of a man who's trying to track a guy who got into some crazy stuff down (the guys parents paid him to find him). Every recording's extremely FREAKY and it get freakier as it goes! I give this one a 9.5/10
8. Haunt (2014)
R | 86 min | Horror, Mystery, Romance
An introvert teen befriends his new neighbor, and together the couple begin to explore the haunted house that his family has just purchased.
I just watched this recently, it freaked me out just as much as the Conjuring! Watch this TRUST ME! I give it a 10/10 without a doubt!
9. The Conjuring (2013)
R | 112 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse.
Votes: 377,613 | Gross: $137.40M
This movie is based on true events and that really freaked me out! This movie's about a family that moves into a house with a dark history. Supernatural events occur and the whole family's out of there mind as they actually try to cope with the disturbing events. Well that obviously does not work, so the father calls a gifted Medium who brings an entire paranormal team to the house to try and save the poor family! This one gets a 10/10 EASILY!
10. Found (III) (2012)
Unrated | 103 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
A horror-obsessed boy discovers his older brother is a serial killer.
Now this movie defines the word DISTURBING! A 6 year old boy lives across the hall from a TOTAL psychopath, his older brother! There's even more to this movie, it's very deep and dark! If you like the kind of horror thats VERY disturbing and stays in your head long after the movies over then this movie's PERFECT for you! I give this one an honest 9/10.
11. Gone (I) (2012)
PG-13 | 94 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
A woman is convinced her kidnapper has returned when her sister goes missing.
Votes: 38,638 | Gross: $11.65M
This movies about a young women who has memories of being kidnaped by a serial killer who she was barely able to escape from. The local police department thinks she's mentally ill and that she imagined the whole thing. So when she wakes up one morning and her sister's missing she gets no help from the cops, she has to save her sister all by herself. I love the ending of this movie, I give it a 9.5/10.
12. 13 Sins (2014)
R | 93 min | Horror, Thriller
A cryptic phone call sets off a dangerous game of risks for Elliot, a down-on-his luck salesman. The game promises increasing rewards for completing 13 tasks, each more sinister than the last.
Votes: 28,486 | Gross: $0.01M
This movie will LITERALLY keep you on the edge of your seat the whole time! This is a VERY new and creepy thriller! I give it a 9.5/10.
13. The Returned (2013)
98 min | Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
In a post-zombie world, where the infected live normal lives, their retroviral drug is running out.
This is an excellent Horror/Thriller movie! Who ever gets lucky and finds my list after you've watched a couple of these please come back and leave me a comment! I give this one a definite 10/10.
14. You're Next (2011)
R | 95 min | Horror, Thriller
When the Davison family comes under attack during their wedding anniversary getaway, the gang of mysterious killers soon learns that one of the victims harbors a secret talent for fighting back.
Votes: 76,985 | Gross: $18.47M
This is without a doubt one of the best movies on this list! It keeps you guessing the entire time, and it's creepy as hell to. A definite 10/10.
15. The Warning (I) (2012)
78 min | Horror
We were warned in an ancient Mayan prophecy that the 21st December 2012 would be the beginning of the end, but not how and where this new era would unveil itself. Until now.
This movie's very good, it leaves you feeling a little freaked out! I give it a solid 10/10.
16. Perfect Sisters (2014)
TV-MA | 96 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Tired of their mother's alcoholism and a string of her abusive boyfriends, two sisters plot to kill her.
This is based on true events. Mira Sorvino plays the mother of two sister's. Every day they put up with there mother's drug and alcohol addiction & her abusive boyfriend who also tries to sexually abuse them. One day they talk about getting rid of their mother for good! Don't miss this movie, it's a must watch!! I give it a straight up 10/10.
17. Open Grave (2013)
R | 102 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A man wakes up in the wilderness, in a pit full of dead bodies, with no memory and must determine if the murderer is one of the strangers who rescued him, or if he himself is the killer.
This movie's awesome! Everyone keeps waking up without one very important thing, there memory! They do notice that there on protected military grounds with a ton of drugs and medical supplies. THIS WILL HAVE YOU AT THE VERY EDGE OF YOUR SEAT! you'll pick up more as the movie goes on, but if you can actually predict the EXACT ending even 20 minutes before the end your very darn smart! A hardcore 10/10.
18. Jug Face (2013)
R | 81 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
Jug Face tells the story of a pregnant teen trying to escape a backwoods community when she discovers that she may be sacrificed to a creature in a pit.
This is a very creepy but awesome horror movie! A MUST WATCH! A DEFINITE 10/10.
19. Oculus (I) (2013)
R | 104 min | Horror, Mystery
A woman tries to exonerate her brother, who was convicted of murder, by proving that the crime was committed by a supernatural phenomenon.
Votes: 103,717 | Gross: $27.70M
WOOOW! I was really impressed with this horror movie! I had to take a 25 minute survey to be able to watch this movie but it was well worth it! I highly recommend this movie! A must see 10/10.
20. Dorothy Mills (2008)
R | 102 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
A psychiatrist is assigned to work on the case of a disturbed young girl.
If you missed this Horror/Thriller movie then your in for a treat! This movie's (A MUST SEE) creepy as hell, it's about a women with Multiple Personality Disorder who lives in a very small and creepy town. You HAVE TO SEE THIS MOVIE this is THE BEST PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER I have seen in a long time! I give this one a definite 10/10.
21. Barricade (2012)
PG-13 | 82 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A father's quiet retreat to the woods with his two children turns into a fight for survival.
This movie was VERY CREEPY! It shows the effects of cabin fever big time. If you have not seen it YOU MUST! 9.5/10.
22. Haunted (IV) (2014)
R | 102 min | Horror, Thriller
When Nick Di Santo learns that his father is not only alive but can possibly reveal the origin of his son's dark gift, he sets out on a trip that takes him to an abandoned mansion he thought only existed in his childhood imagination.
This Horror movie's pretty darn creepy! It kept me glued to the TV the whole movie. A MUST WATCH! I give this an honest 10/10.
23. The Quiet Ones (2014)
PG-13 | 98 min | Horror
A university professor and a team of students conduct an experiment on a young woman, uncovering terrifyingly dark, unexpected forces in the process.
Votes: 17,611 | Gross: $8.50M
This movie is about a Professor who tries to cure a girl who's possessed by a demon! His theory is "cure one we can cure them all"! This girls in way to deep to helped though! This movie's very entertaining and scary too! I give it a 10/10 no doubt!
24. Lovely Molly (2011)
R | 99 min | Drama, Horror
Newlywed Molly moves into her deceased father's house in the countryside, where painful memories soon begin to haunt her.
Now this horror movie will keep you on the edge of your seat the entire time! It's based on a true story, this girl Molly moves back into her Father's old house with her husband! Her husbands a truck driver who's on the road pretty much all the time. Leaving Molly who gets not a seconds rest in the old house, she here's things and even sees things! Very Scary! This one is a must see! a straight up 10/10 no doubt!
25. House of Good and Evil (2013)
Not Rated | 108 min | Horror, Thriller
After a family tragedy in the chaotic city, Chris and Maggie Conley, in a last-ditch effort to save their dying marriage, purchase an isolated home in the deepest woods, to which they quickly discover evil has a key.
Votes: 7,926 | Gross: $0.56M
This movie is actually very similar to the movie above it! A couple moves to the country to a very creepy house and it eats away at the wives sanity! I give it a 9.5/10 very easily!
26. Anna (VII) (2013)
R | 99 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A man with the ability to enter people's memories takes on the case of a brilliant, troubled sixteen-year-old girl to determine whether she is a sociopath or a victim of trauma.
Votes: 18,914 | Gross: $0.00M
This movie was suggested by someone who left a comment! Well I watched it and you were RIGHT (Jillian) this movie was awesome! I just watched it and I was glued to the screen! Thank you very much for suggesting it! I give it a 10/10 without a doubt!
27. The Babadook (2014)
Not Rated | 93 min | Drama, Horror
A widowed mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.
Votes: 162,126 | Gross: $0.92M
This is the best psychological Thriller i've seen in a very long time! A MUST WATCH! 11/10.
28. The Butcher Possessions (2014)
70 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
When Chris Shaw takes his friends out to an isolated house to make a web video, they summon an evil spirit and must fight for survival once it begins to hunt them down.
this is based on true and horrifying events! Score- 9.5/10.
29. Honeymoon (2014)
R | 87 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A newlywed couple finds their lake-country honeymoon descend into chaos after Paul finds Bea wandering and disoriented in the middle of the night.
Votes: 22,258 | Gross: $0.01M
watch it I PROMISE you'll enjoy it! score-9.5/10.
30. Starry Eyes (2014)
Not Rated | 98 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
A hopeful young starlet uncovers the ominous origins of the Hollywood elite and enters into a deadly agreement in exchange for fame and fortune.
another BRAND NEW thriller you don't want to miss. score-9.7/10.
31. The Remaining (I) (2014)
PG-13 | 88 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
Friends gather at a wedding, but the celebration is shattered by terrifying apocalyptic events forcing them to examine life, love and faith as they must choose between redemption and survival.
Votes: 6,098 | Gross: $1.17M
This psychological Thriller definitely belongs on this great list! It all starts at a wedding reception where everybody's happy. Then all of a sudden chaos breaks out EVERYWHERE! People just start to die but far from everyone. This is the end of the world and only the innocent are spared and taken by God while the other's are left to prove their faith. This is a really good thriller, take my word for it WATCH IT! score- 10/10.
32. Housebound (2014)
Not Rated | 107 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery
A young woman is forced to return to her childhood home after being placed under house arrest, where she suspects that something evil may be lurking.
Another excellent psychological thriller that belongs on this great list! score- 9.5/10.
33. V/H/S Viral (2014)
R | 81 min | Horror, Thriller
A Los Angeles police chase sends a fame-obsessed man on a wild ride to save his girlfriend from a cybernetic terror.
Votes: 13,329 | Gross: $0.00M
An EXCELLENT third addition to the other 2 VHS movies! It's broken up into 3 or 4 stories, all of which are very freaky! score- 9.7/10
34. The Atticus Institute (2015)
Not Rated | 83 min | Horror
The story of a 1970's psychology lab in Pennsylvania where a case of demonic possession took place.
NOW THIS IS A GEM AMONG ALL THE OTHER GREAT PSYCHO THRILLERS ON THIS LIST! This is ALL REAL FOOTAGE! This is recordings of a gifted person who then has a demon inside of her. It shows the things that happen to ALL the people who work around her and of course all the live interaction with her! This is one you DON'T want to miss TRUST ME!!!!!!! score- 12/10 THIS IS A PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER ON A WHOLE NEW LEVEL! TRUE, LIVE FOOTAGE!!!!!!!!
35. The Loved Ones (2009)
R | 84 min | Horror, Thriller
When Brent turns down his classmate Lola's invitation to the prom, she concocts a wildly violent plan for revenge.
Here's another excellent addition to this great list! It was suggested in a comment so I watched it again to make sure it was worthy of being on this list and it sure is! score- 9.7/10
36. At the Devil's Door (VI) (2014)
Not Rated | 91 min | Horror
A real-estate agent finds herself caught up in something sinister when she has to sell a house with a dark past and meets the troubled teen who used to live there.
Another fine addition to this great list. This movie was suggested by someone in a comment! Thank you all SO much for your feedback! Sore- 10/10.
37. The Innkeepers (2011)
R | 101 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
During the final days at the Yankee Pedlar Inn, two employees determined to reveal the hotel's haunted past begin to experience disturbing events as old guests check in for a stay.
Votes: 30,478 | Gross: $0.08M
Very creepy movie with a twist. Another excellent psycho thriller! score- 9.7/10.
38. Fear Clinic (2014)
R | 95 min | Horror
A doctor works to cure patients suffering from crippling phobias by placing them inside his invention, which induces and controls hallucinations.
This AWESOME PSYCHO THRILLER is about a doctor who invented a machine that helps relieve people of any kind of fear. Until some time passes and his patents have some side effects and return to the clinic and that's when things really get crazy! -score- 9.7/10.
39. Supremacy (I) (2014)
R | 110 min | Drama, Thriller
A just paroled white neo-nazi and his ruthless girlfriend kill a cop and take an African-American family hostage. Meanwhile the supremacist leader who oversees his criminal empire from behind bars, is not happy. Inspired by real events.
Another awesome psycho thriller movie! A White supreamise has just been released from prison after serving a 15 year sentence for armed robbery. The same day he's released he manages to get in trouble with the law and has to hide out at a Black families house! score- 9.7/10.
40. Nightcrawler (2014)
R | 117 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
When Louis Bloom, a con man desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story.
Votes: 385,208 | Gross: $32.38M
Now this isn't a horror movie but it's DEFINITELY AN AWESOME THRILLER MOVIE! The main actor makes a business out of arriving at murder scenes, accidents and more, before the police or ambulance and taking video's of those injured or killed, then selling the footage to a local news station. score- 10/10.
41. Hell (2011)
R | 89 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
In the not too distant future, people struggle to survive their greatest enemy, the sun.
This movie takes place when the worlds been almost wiped out. Two sisters and a boyfriend survive by moving around fast. Hoever they end up in a bad spot and that's were this movie really gets going! score-9.7/10.
42. Dark Summer (2015)
Not Rated | 81 min | Horror, Thriller
A 17-year-old is on house arrest for the summer while his mother is away on business. A horrifying incident occurs leaving an ominous presence in the house.
This is a Brand New Psycho Thriller about a teen on house arrest. Even though he has his friends support, he ends up getting a disturbing case of cabin fever! score-9.9/10.
43. The Canal (2014)
Not Rated | 92 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A depressed and stressed film archivist finds his sanity crumbling after he is given an old 16mm film reel with footage from a horrific murder that occurred in the early 1900's.
Another awesome Psycho Thriller you guys will enjoy! score-9.6/10.
44. Poker Night (I) (2014)
TV-14 | 104 min | Action, Crime, Mystery
When a new detective is caught by a vicious psychopath and locked in a basement, he must use the knowledge he learned from some of the best detectives at Poker Night, then match wits against his captor.
Here's another awesome psycho thriller for you guys! You don't wanna miss this one! score-10/10.
45. Toxin (2015)
Not Rated | 77 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
A pharmaceutical company recruits a well-known scientist to help develop a vaccine against a deadly virus.
Here's another awesome BRAND NEW psycho thriller! It definitely belongs on this list! score- 9.5/10.
46. Devil May Call (2013)
R | 84 min | Horror, Thriller
A young, blind operator for a suicide hotline descends into a night of unrelenting terror when an obsessive caller turns out to be a serial killer.
This psycho thriller is AWESOME! It's very creepy, you don't wanna miss this one!!!! score- 10/10.
47. VANish (2015)
79 min | Action, Crime, Horror
A kidnapped young woman is forced on a road trip full of murder and mayhem that takes place entirely in her captor's getaway van.
A brand new psycho thriller that will definitely keep your attention the whole time! score- 9.5/10.
48. Exam (2009)
Not Rated | 101 min | Mystery, Thriller