30 Best Suspense Movies of All Time – Suspense Movies to Stream Today
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Hold on to your seat
They may not offer the gore or jump scares of horror movies, but the best thrillers always make your heart race. Think of them as part drama, part action with suspense up to ten. They can be quietly disconcerting, uncomfortably real, and filled with twists that keep you guessing until the very end.
Each of the movies on our list brings thrills, chills, and jaw-dropping suspense. You’ll find Oscar winners, cult classics, recently released gems, and movies that have taken pop culture by storm. Our list of the best thrillers is filled with iconic performances, heady mysteries, twist endings, heists, and car chases. Some of these movies defined the genre when they were released, forever changing audiences.
Whether you like slow-burning psychological shock or action-packed adventure, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for. Not your cup of tea or, should we say, your bucket of popcorn? Press play on one of the greatest movies of all time or a romantic movie that will make your heart race for a whole different reason.
1. The sixth sense
Director: M.Night Shyamalan
“I see dead people.” Everyone felt a shiver go down their spine as a young Haley Joel Osment whispered the famous line. Bruce Willis plays the child psychologist sent to help him deal with his ghostly visions. M. Night Shyamalan earned his reputation as the king of twist endings after pulling a fast with this film – the shocking finale is part of what made The sixth sense a blockbuster. Add these family movies to your must-have list for something a little less scary.