Most Popular Thriller Titles


1. The Walking Dead (2010– )

TV-MA | 44 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

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Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes wakes up from a coma to learn the world is in ruins, and must lead a group of survivors to stay alive.

Stars: Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Melissa McBride, Lauren Cohan

Votes: 738,084

2. A Quiet Place (2018)

PG-13 | 90 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

8.1
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82 Metascore

A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.

Director: John Krasinski | Stars: Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, Millicent Simmonds, Noah Jupe

Votes: 71,590 | Gross: $132.78M

3. Truth or Dare (I) (2018)

PG-13 | 100 min | Horror, Thriller

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35 Metascore

A harmless game of Truth or Dare among friends turns deadly when someone -- or something -- begins to punish those who tell a lie or refuse the dare.

Director: Jeff Wadlow | Stars: Lucy Hale, Tyler Posey, Violett Beane, Sophia Ali

Votes: 3,328 | Gross: $30.74M

4. Fear the Walking Dead (2015– )

TV-MA | 44 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

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A Walking Dead spin-off, set in Los Angeles, following two families who must band together to survive the undead apocalypse.

Stars: Kim Dickens, Frank Dillane, Cliff Curtis, Rubén Blades

Votes: 88,776

5. Supernatural (2005– )

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

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Two brothers follow their father's footsteps as "hunters", fighting evil supernatural beings of many kinds, including monsters, demons, and gods that roam the earth.

Stars: Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Jim Beaver, Misha Collins

Votes: 327,564

6. Homeland (2011– )

TV-MA | 55 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A bipolar CIA operative becomes convinced a prisoner of war has been turned by al-Qaeda and is planning to carry out a terrorist attack on American soil.

Stars: Claire Danes, Mandy Patinkin, Damian Lewis, Rupert Friend

Votes: 264,118

7. Den of Thieves (2018)

R | 140 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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49 Metascore

A gritty crime saga which follows the lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Dept. and the state's most successful bank robbery crew as the outlaws plan a seemingly impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank.

Director: Christian Gudegast | Stars: Gerard Butler, Pablo Schreiber, O'Shea Jackson Jr., 50 Cent

Votes: 22,340 | Gross: $44.95M

8. La casa de papel (2017– )

TV-MA | 70 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

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A group of very peculiar robbers assault the Factory of Moneda and Timbre to carry out the most perfect robbery in the history of Spain and take home 2,400 million euros.

Stars: Úrsula Corberó, Itziar Ituño, Álvaro Morte, Paco Tous

Votes: 50,892

9. Gotham (2014– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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The story behind Detective James Gordon's rise to prominence in Gotham City in the years before Batman's arrival.

Stars: Ben McKenzie, Jada Pinkett Smith, Donal Logue, Camren Bicondova

Votes: 174,515

10. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013– )

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

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The missions of the Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division.

Stars: Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton, Iain De Caestecker

Votes: 169,526

11. Red Sparrow (2018)

R | 140 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.7
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53 Metascore

Ballerina Dominika Egorova is recruited to 'Sparrow School,' a Russian intelligence service where she is forced to use her body as a weapon. Her first mission, targeting a C.I.A. agent, threatens to unravel the security of both nations.

Director: Francis Lawrence | Stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling

Votes: 41,591 | Gross: $46.65M

12. Criminal Minds (2005– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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The cases of the F.B.I. Behavioral Analysis Unit (B.A.U.), an elite group of profilers who analyze the nation's most dangerous serial killers and individual heinous crimes in an effort to anticipate their next moves before they strike again.

Stars: Matthew Gray Gubler, Kirsten Vangsness, A.J. Cook, Thomas Gibson

Votes: 126,484

13. Lost in Space (1998)

PG-13 | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Family

5.1
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42 Metascore

The Robinson family was going into space to fight for a chance for humanity. Now they are fighting to live long enough to find a way home.

Director: Stephen Hopkins | Stars: Gary Oldman, William Hurt, Matt LeBlanc, Mimi Rogers

Votes: 63,715 | Gross: $69.12M

14. Scandal (2012–2018)

TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Thriller

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A former White House Communications Director starts her own crisis management firm only to realize her clients are not the only ones with secrets.

Stars: Kerry Washington, Katie Lowes, Guillermo Díaz, Joshua Malina

Votes: 60,543

15. NCIS (2003– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

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The cases of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service's Washington DC Major Case Response Team, led by Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs.

Stars: Mark Harmon, David McCallum, Pauley Perrette, Sean Murray

Votes: 98,819

16. Legion (2017– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

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David Haller is a troubled young man diagnosed as schizophrenic, but after a strange encounter, he discovers special powers that will change his life forever.

Stars: Dan Stevens, Rachel Keller, Aubrey Plaza, Amber Midthunder

Votes: 59,691

17. You Were Never Really Here (2017)

R | 89 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.0
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84 Metascore

A traumatized veteran, unafraid of violence, tracks down missing girls for a living. When a job spins out of control, Joe's nightmares overtake him as a conspiracy is uncovered leading to what may be his death trip or his awakening.

Director: Lynne Ramsay | Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Judith Roberts, Ekaterina Samsonov, John Doman

Votes: 20,327 | Gross: $1.19M

18. The Blacklist (2013– )

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A new FBI profiler, Elizabeth Keen, has her entire life uprooted when a mysterious criminal, Raymond Reddington, who has eluded capture for decades, turns himself in and insists on speaking only to her.

Stars: James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff, Ryan Eggold

Votes: 139,454

19. Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)

PG-13 | 141 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.4
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51 Metascore

Young hero Thomas embarks on a mission to find a cure for a deadly disease known as "The Flare".

Director: Wes Ball | Stars: Dylan O'Brien, Ki Hong Lee, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster

Votes: 43,229 | Gross: $58.02M

20. The Expanse (2015– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

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A police detective in the asteroid belt, the first officer of an interplanetary ice freighter and an earth-bound United Nations executive slowly discover a vast conspiracy that threatens the Earth's rebellious colony on the asteroid belt.

Stars: Cas Anvar, Steven Strait, Wes Chatham, Dominique Tipper

Votes: 49,556

21. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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The Special Victims Unit, a specially trained squad of detectives in the NYPD, investigate sexually related crimes.

Stars: Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Ice-T, Dann Florek

Votes: 61,034

22. Black Mirror (2011– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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An anthology series exploring a twisted, high-tech world where humanity's greatest innovations and darkest instincts collide.

Stars: Daniel Lapaine, Hannah John-Kamen, Michaela Coel, Beatrice Robertson-Jones

Votes: 220,666

23. Stranger Things (2016– )

TV-14 | 51 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

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When a young boy disappears, his mother, a police chief, and his friends, must confront terrifying forces in order to get him back.

Stars: Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard, Winona Ryder, David Harbour

Votes: 475,489

24. Designated Survivor (2016– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

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A low-level Cabinet member becomes President of the United States after a catastrophic attack kills everyone above him in the line of succession.

Stars: Kiefer Sutherland, Adan Canto, Italia Ricci, LaMonica Garrett

Votes: 46,560

25. The Commuter (2018)

PG-13 | 105 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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56 Metascore

An Insurance Salesman/Ex-Cop is caught up in a criminal conspiracy during his daily commute home.

Director: Jaume Collet-Serra | Stars: Liam Neeson, Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Jonathan Banks

Votes: 36,072 | Gross: $36.34M

26. Hotel Artemis (2018)

Action, Crime, Sci-Fi | Post-production

Set in riot-torn, near-future Los Angeles, 'Hotel Artemis' follows the Nurse, who runs a secret, members-only emergency room for criminals.

Director: Drew Pearce | Stars: Jodie Foster, Sofia Boutella, Dave Bautista, Jeff Goldblum

27. The Shape of Water (2017)

R | 123 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

7.5
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87 Metascore

At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity.

Director: Guillermo del Toro | Stars: Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, Michael Shannon, Doug Jones

Votes: 201,021 | Gross: $63.84M

28. The Meg (2018)

PG-13 | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi | Completed

After escaping an attack by what he claims was a 70-foot shark, Jonas Taylor must confront his fears to save those trapped in a sunken submersible.

Director: Jon Turteltaub | Stars: Ruby Rose, Jason Statham, Rainn Wilson, Bingbing Li

29. Annihilation (2018)

R | 115 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

7.0
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79 Metascore

A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition into a mysterious zone where the laws of nature don't apply.

Director: Alex Garland | Stars: Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tessa Thompson, Benedict Wong

Votes: 115,003 | Gross: $32.73M

30. Blindspot (2015– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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Jane Doe is found in Times Square with no memory and mysterious tattoos on her body.

Stars: Sullivan Stapleton, Jaimie Alexander, Rob Brown, Audrey Esparza

Votes: 53,863

31. Breaking Bad (2008–2013)

TV-MA | 49 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

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A high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer turns to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine in order to secure his family's future.

Stars: Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn, Betsy Brandt

Votes: 1,080,513

32. Jessica Jones (2015– )

TV-MA | 56 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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Following the tragic end of her brief superhero career, Jessica Jones tries to rebuild her life as a private investigator, dealing with cases involving people with remarkable abilities in New York City.

Stars: Krysten Ritter, Rachael Taylor, Eka Darville, Carrie-Anne Moss

Votes: 153,438

33. The Post (2017)

PG-13 | 116 min | Biography, Drama, History

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83 Metascore

A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between the press and the government.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson, Bob Odenkirk

Votes: 64,712 | Gross: $81.87M

34. Ocean's 8 (2018)

Action, Comedy, Crime | Post-production

Debbie Ocean gathers a crew to attempt an impossible heist at New York City's yearly Met Gala.

Director: Gary Ross | Stars: Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Dakota Fanning

35. Killing Eve (2018– )

TV-14 | Thriller

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A security operative hunts for an assassin. Based on the Villanelle novellas by Luke Jennings.

Stars: Sandra Oh, Jodie Comer, Fiona Shaw, Owen McDonnell

Votes: 1,371

36. The Americans (2013– )

TV-MA | 44 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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At the height of the Cold War two Russian agents pose as your average American couple, complete with family.

Stars: Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys, Keidrich Sellati, Holly Taylor

Votes: 61,386

37. The Titan (2018)

TV-MA | 97 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

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33 Metascore

A military family takes part in a ground-breaking experiment of genetic evolution and space exploration.

Director: Lennart Ruff | Stars: Sam Worthington, Taylor Schilling, Tom Wilkinson, Agyness Deyn

Votes: 12,086

38. The Equalizer 2 (2018)

Action, Crime, Thriller | Post-production

Robert McCall serves an unflinching justice for the exploited and oppressed, but how far will he go when that is someone he loves?

Director: Antoine Fuqua | Stars: Denzel Washington, Pedro Pascal, Bill Pullman, Melissa Leo

39. Altered Carbon (2018– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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Set in a future where consciousness is digitized and stored, a prisoner returns to life in a new body and must solve a mind-bending murder to win his freedom.

Stars: Joel Kinnaman, James Purefoy, Martha Higareda, Chris Conner

Votes: 69,681

40. Winchester (2018)

PG-13 | 99 min | Biography, Fantasy, Horror

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28 Metascore

Ensconced in her sprawling California mansion, eccentric firearm heiress Sarah Winchester believes she is haunted by the souls of people killed by the Winchester repeating rifle.

Directors: Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig | Stars: Helen Mirren, Sarah Snook, Finn Scicluna-O'Prey, Jason Clarke

Votes: 8,185 | Gross: $25.09M

41. American Horror Story (2011– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

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An anthology series centering on different characters and locations, including a house with a murderous past, an insane asylum, a witch coven, a freak show, a hotel, a possessed farmhouse, and a cult.

Stars: Lady Gaga, Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett, Sarah Paulson

Votes: 228,104

42. The Vampire Diaries (2009–2017)

TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

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A young teen struggles to make a decision between two vampire brothers and their supernatural lives. Soon after she discovers the truth her whole world turns upside down.

Stars: Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder, Kat Graham

Votes: 247,738

43. How to Get Away with Murder (2014– )

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A group of ambitious law students and their brilliant criminal defense professor become involved in a twisted murder plot that promises to change the course of their lives.

Stars: Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Jack Falahee, Aja Naomi King

Votes: 90,550

44. Station 19 (2018– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Drama, Romance

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Follows the men and women of a Seattle firehouse.

Stars: Jaina Lee Ortiz, Jason George, Grey Damon, Barrett Doss

Votes: 1,313

45. Traffik (2018)

R | 96 min | Thriller

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39 Metascore

A couple off for a romantic weekend in the mountains are accosted by a biker gang. Alone in the mountains, Brea and John must defend themselves against the gang, who will stop at nothing to protect their secrets.

Director: Deon Taylor | Stars: Paula Patton, Dawn Olivieri, Missi Pyle, William Fichtner

Votes: 645 | Gross: $4.25M

46. All the Money in the World (2017)

R | 132 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

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72 Metascore

The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.

Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Michelle Williams, Christopher Plummer, Mark Wahlberg, Romain Duris

Votes: 32,170 | Gross: $25.11M

47. Submergence (2017)

112 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

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38 Metascore

In a room with no windows on the eastern coast of Africa, a Scotsman, James More, is held captive by jihadist fighters. Thousands of miles away in the Greenland Sea, Danielle Flinders ... See full summary »

Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Alicia Vikander, James McAvoy, Alexander Siddig, Jannik Schümann

Votes: 1,415

48. NCIS: Los Angeles (2009– )

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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The Naval Criminal Investigation Service's Office of Special Projects takes on the undercover work and the hard to crack cases in LA. Key agents are G. Callen and Sam Hanna, streets kids risen through the ranks.

Stars: Chris O'Donnell, Daniela Ruah, Barrett Foa, Linda Hunt

Votes: 41,287

49. Sons of Anarchy (2008–2014)

TV-MA | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

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A man in his early 30s struggles to find a balance in his life between being a new dad and his involvement in a motorcycle club.

Stars: Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Mark Boone Junior, Kim Coates

Votes: 214,239

50. It (I) (2017)

R | 135 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

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69 Metascore

In the summer of 1989, a group of bullied kids band together to destroy a shapeshifting monster, which disguises itself as a clown and preys on the children of Derry, their small Maine town.

Director: Andy Muschietti | Stars: Bill Skarsgård, Jaeden Lieberher, Finn Wolfhard, Sophia Lillis

Votes: 267,898 | Gross: $327.48M