Most Popular Thriller Titles


1. 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: 329,431

2. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013– )

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

7.5
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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: 171,125

3. Gotham (2014– )

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

7.9
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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: 176,214

4. The Blacklist (2013– )

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

8.1
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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: 140,604

5. The House That Jack Built (2018)

155 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

6.8
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42 Metascore

The story follows Jack, a highly intelligent serial killer over the course of 12 years and depicts the murders that truly develop Jack as a serial killer.

Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Matt Dillon, Bruno Ganz, Uma Thurman, Siobhan Fallon Hogan

Votes: 409

6. Game Night (I) (2018)

R | 100 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.1
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66 Metascore

A group of friends who meet regularly for game nights find themselves entangled in a real-life mystery.

Directors: John Francis Daley, Jonathan Goldstein | Stars: Jason Bateman, Rachel McAdams, Kyle Chandler, Sharon Horgan

Votes: 58,957 | Gross: $68.84M

7. A Quiet Place (2018)

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

8.0
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82 Metascore

In a post-apocalyptic world, a family is forced to live in silence while hiding from monsters with ultra-sensitive hearing.

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

Votes: 102,494 | Gross: $176.48M

8. NCIS (2003– )

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

7.9
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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: 99,309

9. 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: 60,646 | Gross: $46.83M

10. The Rain (I) (2018– )

TV-MA | 45 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.2
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After a brutal virus wipes out most of the population, two young siblings embark on a perilous search for safety.

Stars: Alba August, Lucas Lynggaard Tønnesen, Mikkel Boe Følsgaard, Lukas Løkken

Votes: 8,181

11. Revenge (II) (2017)

R | 108 min | Action, Thriller

6.4
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81 Metascore

Never take your mistress on an annual guys' getaway, especially one devoted to hunting - a violent lesson for three wealthy married men.

Director: Coralie Fargeat | Stars: Matilda Anna Ingrid Lutz, Kevin Janssens, Vincent Colombe, Guillaume Bouchède

Votes: 5,781 | Gross: $0.08M

12. The Walking Dead (2010– )

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

8.4
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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: 740,680

13. Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)

Action, Adventure, Thriller | Post-production

Ethan Hunt and his IMF team, along with some familiar allies, race against time after a mission gone wrong.

Director: Christopher McQuarrie | Stars: Rebecca Ferguson, Vanessa Kirby, Tom Cruise, Henry Cavill

14. The Predator (2018)

Action, Adventure, Horror | Post-production

When a young boy accidentally triggers the universe's most lethal hunters return to Earth, only a ragtag crew of ex-soldiers and a disgruntled science teacher can prevent the end of the human race.

Director: Shane Black | Stars: Yvonne Strahovski, Olivia Munn, Sterling K. Brown, Boyd Holbrook

15. Breaking In (2018)

PG-13 | 88 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.0
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42 Metascore

A woman fights to protect her family during a home invasion.

Director: James McTeigue | Stars: Gabrielle Union, Billy Burke, Richard Cabral, Ajiona Alexus

Votes: 1,612 | Gross: $29.69M

16. Fear the Walking Dead (2015– )

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

7.0
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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: 90,283

17. 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: 61,363

18. BlacKkKlansman (2018)

128 min | Biography, Comedy, Crime

6.1
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75 Metascore

Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer from Colorado, successfully managed to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan and became the head of the local chapter.

Director: Spike Lee | Stars: John David Washington, Laura Harrier, Adam Driver, Topher Grace

Votes: 571

19. Terminal (I) (2018)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.2
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26 Metascore

In the dark heart of a sprawling, anonymous city, TERMINAL follows the twisting tales of two assassins carrying out a sinister mission, a teacher battling a fatal illness, an enigmatic ... See full summary »

Director: Vaughn Stein | Stars: Margot Robbie, Simon Pegg, Dexter Fletcher, Mike Myers

Votes: 2,661

20. Lethal Weapon (2016– )

TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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A slightly unhinged cop is partnered with a veteran detective trying to maintain a low stress level in his life.

Stars: Damon Wayans, Clayne Crawford, Keesha Sharp, Kevin Rahm

Votes: 26,457

21. 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: Steven Strait, Cas Anvar, Dominique Tipper, Wes Chatham

Votes: 52,417

22. Designated Survivor (2016–2018)

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: 48,053

23. La casa de papel (2017– )

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

8.7
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Eight thieves take hostages and lock themselves in the Royal Mint of Spain as a criminal mastermind manipulates the police to carry out his plan.

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

Votes: 61,636

24. 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: 127,068

25. Anon (I) (2018)

TV-MA | 100 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.0
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54 Metascore

In a world without anonymity or crime, a detective meets a woman who threatens their security.

Director: Andrew Niccol | Stars: Clive Owen, Afiya Bennett, Morgan Allen, Jeffrey Men

Votes: 9,571

26. Homeland (2011– )

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

8.4
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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: 265,506

27. Black Mirror (2011– )

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

8.9
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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: 226,235

28. Stranger Things (2016– )

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

8.9
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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: 482,959

29. NCIS: Los Angeles (2009– )

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

6.7
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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: 41,610

30. Legion (2017– )

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

8.4
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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, Bill Irwin

Votes: 61,703

31. The Americans (2013– )

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

8.3
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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: 62,152

32. The Terror (2018– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Adventure, Drama, History

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In 1848, two real life warships, HMS Terror and HMS Erebus, sent on a Royal Naval expedition to find the treacherous Northwest Passage become trapped in ice near Arctic and face starvation, mutiny, cannibalism and a demonic polar bear.

Stars: Jared Harris, Tobias Menzies, Paul Ready, Adam Nagaitis

Votes: 14,267

33. Truth or Dare (I) (2018)

PG-13 | 100 min | Horror, Thriller

4.7
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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: 7,289 | Gross: $40.31M

34. 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: 32,863 | Gross: $44.95M

35. Dark Crimes (2016)

R | 92 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.0
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24 Metascore

A murder investigation of a slain business man turns to clues found in an author's book about an eerily similar crime. Based on the 2008 article "True Crimes - A postmodern murder mystery" by David Grann.

Director: Alexandros Avranas | Stars: Jim Carrey, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Marton Csokas, Kati Outinen

Votes: 1,611

36. Killing Eve (2018– )

TV-14 | 43 min | Thriller

8.7
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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, Kim Bodnia

Votes: 3,965

37. Ocean's 8 (2018)

PG-13 | 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, Olivia Munn

38. Dunkirk (2017)

PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Drama, History

8.0
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94 Metascore

Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German Army, and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.

Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Fionn Whitehead, Barry Keoghan, Mark Rylance, Tom Hardy

Votes: 388,898 | Gross: $188.37M

39. Breaking Bad (2008–2013)

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

9.5
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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: 1,086,828

40. Station 19 (2018– )

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

5.6
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Follows the men and women of a Seattle firehouse.

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

Votes: 1,915

41. American Horror Story (2011– )

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

8.1
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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: 228,942

42. Cargo (I) (2017)

105 min | Drama, Thriller

6.4
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65 Metascore

After an epidemic spread all over Australia, a father searches for someone willing to protect his daughter.

Directors: Ben Howling, Yolanda Ramke | Stars: Martin Freeman, Anthony Hayes, Susie Porter, Caren Pistorius

Votes: 5,238

43. 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: 127,354 | Gross: $32.73M

44. 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: 248,623

45. Dexter (2006–2013)

TV-MA | 53 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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By day, mild-mannered Dexter is a blood-spatter analyst for the Miami police. But at night, he is a serial killer who only targets other murderers.

Stars: Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas, James Remar

Votes: 567,015

46. Mile 22 (2018)

Action, Thriller | Post-production

An elite American intelligence officer, aided by a top-secret tactical command unit, tries to smuggle a mysterious police officer with sensitive information out of the country.

Director: Peter Berg | Stars: Lauren Cohan, Mark Wahlberg, Iko Uwais, Ronda Rousey

47. The Commuter (2018)

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

6.3
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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: 44,744 | Gross: $36.34M

48. Venom (2018)

Action, Horror, Sci-Fi | Post-production

When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego "Venom" to save his life.

Director: Ruben Fleischer | Stars: Tom Hardy, Michelle Williams, Woody Harrelson, Jenny Slate

49. The Shape of Water (2017)

R | 123 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

7.4
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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: 213,481 | Gross: $63.86M

50. Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)

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

6.3
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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: 55,076 | Gross: $58.03M