Category Archives: Thriller

Argo

Release 2012

Genre Biography, Drama, Thriller

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Director: Ben Affleck
Writers: Chris Terrio, Tony Mendez, Joshuah Bearman
Stars: Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin, John Goodman, Victor Garber
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1024648/

Acting under the cover of a Hollywood producer scouting a location for a science fiction film, a CIA agent launches a dangerous operation to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the U.S. hostage crisis in Iran in 1980.

Enemy

Release 2013

Genre Mystery, Thriller

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Director: Denis Villeneuve
Writers: José Saramago, Javier Gullón
Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Mélanie Laurent, Sarah Gadon, Isabella Rossellini, Joshua Peace
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2316411/

A man seeks out his exact look-alike after spotting him in a movie.

Memento

Release 2000

Genre Mystery, Thriller

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Director: Christopher Nolan
Writers: Christopher Nolan, Jonathan Nolan
Stars: Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano, Mark Boone Junior, Russ Fega
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0209144/

A man, suffering from short-term memory loss, uses notes and tattoos to hunt for the man he thinks killed his wife.

The Usual Suspects

Release 1995

Genre Crime, Drama, Thriller

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Director: Bryan Singer
Writers: Christopher McQuarrie
Stars: Stephen Baldwin, Gabriel Byrne, Benicio Del Toro, Kevin Pollak, Kevin Spacey
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0114814/

A boat has been destroyed, criminals are dead, and the key to this mystery lies with the only survivor and his twisted, convoluted story beginning with five career crooks in a seemingly random police lineup.

Shutter Island

Release 2010

Genre Mystery, Thriller

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Director: Martin Scorsese
Writers: Laeta Kalogridis, Dennis Lehane
Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Ruffalo, Ben Kingsley, Max von Sydow, Michelle Williams
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1130884/

In 1954, U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels is investigating the disappearance of a murderess who escaped from a hospital for the criminally insane and is presumed to be hiding nearby.

Final Destination

Release 2000

Genre Horror, Thriller

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Director: James Wong
Writers: Glen Morgan, James Wong, Jeffrey Reddick
Stars: Devon Sawa, Ali Larter, Kerr Smith, Kristen Cloke, Daniel Roebuck
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0195714/

After a teenager has a terrifying vision of him and his friends dying in a plane crash, he prevents the accident only to have Death hunt them down, one by one.

Final Destination 2

Release 2003

Genre Horror, Thriller

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Director: David R. Ellis
Writers: J. Mackye Gruber, Eric Bress, Jeffrey Reddick
Stars: Ali Larter, A.J. Cook, Michael Landes, David Paetkau, James Kirk
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0309593/

When Kimberly has a violent premonition of a highway pileup she blocks the freeway, keeping a few others meant to die, safe...Or are they? The survivors mysteriously start dying and it's up to Kimberly to stop it before she's next.

The Final Destination 4

Release 2009

Genre Horror, Thriller

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Director: David R. Ellis
Writers: Eric Bress, Jeffrey Reddick
Stars: Bobby Campo, Shantel VanSanten, Nick Zano, Haley Webb, Mykelti Williamson
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1144884/

After a young man's premonition of a deadly race-car crash helps saves the lives of his peers, Death sets out to collect those who evaded their end.

Final Destination 5

Release 2011

Genre Horror, Thriller

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Director: Steven Quale
Writers: Eric Heisserer, Jeffrey Reddick
Stars: Nicholas D'Agosto, Emma Bell, Miles Fisher, Ellen Wroe, Jacqueline MacInnes Wood
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1622979/

Survivors of a suspension-bridge collapse learn there's no way you can cheat Death.

Hummingbird

Release 2013

Genre Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

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Director: Steven Knight
Stars: Jason Statham, Agata Buzek, Vicky McClure, Benedict Wong, Ger Ryan
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1893256/

Homeless and on the run from a military court martial, a damaged ex-special forces soldier navigating London's criminal underworld seizes an opportunity to assume another man's identity -- transforming into an avenging angel in the process.

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