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SHOWING 209 FILMS SORTED BY GENRE: 'THRILLER'
Boys

BOYS

  • Release Year: 2019
  • Runtime: 60 minutes
  • Country: USA
The Boys is a fun and irreverent take on what happens when superheroes abuse their superpowers rather than use them for good. Based on a comic by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson. |Read More
Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Braid

BRAID

  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 82 minutes
  • Directed By: Mitzi Peirone
  • Country: USA
Two drug dealers on the lam seek refuge inside their mentally unstable friend’s mansion. But in order to stay, they have to participate in her elaborate, and increasingly dangerous, game of permanent make-believe. |Read More
Drama, Thriller, First Time Filmmaker
BURN

BURN

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 85 minutes
  • Directed By: Tom Putnam, Brenna Sanchez, and Tom Putnam
  • Country: USA
Detroit is burning. Meet the men and women charged with saving the once-roaring American city that many have written off as dead. With vast stretches of forsaken buildings left as kindling, they face one of the worst arson rates in the world. From executive producer Denis Leary, BURN drives us straight into the heart-pounding fire and introduces us to the characters and controversies that make up the most overworked and underequipped firehouse in the country. |Read More
Thriller, Documentary
Busters Mal Heart

BUSTERS MAL HEART

  • Release Year: 2016
  • Runtime: 96 minutes
  • Directed By: Sarah Adina Smith
  • Country: USA
A fugitive hotly pursued by rangers reviews the pathway to his present circumstances and finds conflicting stories. A spellbinding Rami Malek (Mr. Robot) brings impressive range to Sarah Adina Smith’s sophomore feature: a twisting, mind-bending thriller in which the typical rules don’t apply, least of all to a man who cannot be certain of anything he’s done. |Read More
Female Director(s), Thriller, Experimental
Byzantium

BYZANTIUM

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 118 minutes
  • Directed By: Neil Jordan
  • Country: U.K., Ireland
Neil Jordan’s exploration of vampirism began with Interview with the Vampire. Now he returns to this lurid, malevolent realm through Clara (Gemma Arterton) and her daughter Eleanor (Saoirse Ronan). Creatures from Clara’s past come calling, and these immortals are forced to relocate. Dire consequences follow anyway when Eleanor makes a connection with a local boy (Caleb Landry Jones) and slowly reveals the truth of who they are and how they survive. |Read More
Drama, Thriller, Relationships
Campfire Creepers: Midnight March

CAMPFIRE CREEPERS: MIDNIGHT MARCH

  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 12 minutes
  • Country: France, USA
When the kids at Camp Coyote are forced on a brutal midnight march by their sadistic counselors, one boy reaches his breaking point. He turns the tables on the bullies, revealing a surprising secret about himself in the process. Master of horror Alexandre Aja invites viewers on a thrilling ride that will leave them gasping. |Read More
Horror, Comedy, Thriller
Campfire Creepers: The Skull of Sam

CAMPFIRE CREEPERS: THE SKULL OF SAM

  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 13 minutes
  • Country: Spain, USA
French horror auteur Alexandre Aja (The Hills Have Eyes, High Tension) directs this creepy tale of a couple who encounters a vicious stranger in the woods, who has plans to add them to his rather unique collection. But by injecting humor into this horrific scenario, the experience invites audiences to laugh between the screams. |Read More
Horror, Comedy, Thriller
Caretaker

CARETAKER

  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 13 minutes
  • Country: USA
After their car breaks down on the side of the road on a cold winter night, a couple checks into a strange hotel while they wait for a mechanic to arrive. When the woman's boyfriend suddenly goes missing—the latest in a series of unsettling occurrences within the hotel—she begins to suspect that something more sinister is at work. |Read More
Horror, Action, Thriller
Chameleon

CHAMELEON

  • Release Year: 2010
  • Runtime: 106 minutes
  • Directed By: Jean-Paul Salomé and Jean-Paul Salomé
  • Country: USA, France
When teenager Nicholas Barclay (Marc-André Grondin, C.R.A.Z.Y.) mysteriously resurfaces after he went missing three years ago, his sister (Emilie De Ravin, Lost) and mother (Ellen Barkin) welcome him back with open arms, but a no-nonsense FBI agent (Famke Janssen) is out to prove he's an imposter. Working from a true story, director Jean-Paul Salomé (Female Agents) delivers an unsettling psychological thriller—featuring an unforgettable performance by Barkin—that will keep you guessing. |Read More
Thriller
Chernobyl

CHERNOBYL

  • Release Year: 2019
  • Runtime: 121 minutes
  • Country: USA, UK
Chernobyl dramatizes the story of the 1986 nuclear accident, one of the worst man-made catastrophes in history, and of the brave men and women who sacrificed to save Europe from disaster, all the while battling a culture of disinformation. |Read More
Action, Drama, Thriller, Biography
Circle

CIRCLE

  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 110 minutes
  • Directed By: James Ponsoldt
  • Country: USA
When Mae (Emma Watson) is hired to work for the world’s largest and most powerful tech and social media company, she sees it as an opportunity of a lifetime. As she rises through the ranks, she is encouraged by the company’s founder, Eamon Bailey (Tom Hanks), to engage in a groundbreaking experiment that pushes the boundaries of privacy, ethics and ultimately her personal freedom. Her participation in the experiment, and every decision she makes begin to affect the lives and future of her friends, family and that of humanity. |Read More
Drama, Thriller, Science Fiction
Civic Duty

CIVIC DUTY

  • Release Year: 2006
  • Runtime: 100 minutes
  • Directed By: Jeff Renfroe
  • Country: USA
A seemingly well-adjusted American accountant loses his job and becomes obsessed with terrorist plots and cable news propaganda. When an Islamic student moves in next door, the accountant's suspicions lead to shocking conclusions in this post-September 11 thriller starring Six Feet Under's Peter Krause. |Read More
Thriller
Contrapelo

CONTRAPELO

  • Release Year: 2013
  • Runtime: 19 minutes
  • Directed By: Gareth Dunnet-Alcocer
  • Country: USA
Contrapelo is the story of a proud Mexican barber who is forced to shave the leader of a drug cartel. By the end of the shave, the Barber will find out that he and the Capo are not so different.

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Drama, Thriller
Crocodile Gennadiy

CROCODILE GENNADIY

  • Release Year: 2015
  • Runtime: 97 minutes
  • Directed By: Steve Hoover
  • Country: USA
Crocodile Gennadiy, real-life, self-appointed savior, who works tirelessly to rescue homeless, drug-addicted youth from the streets of Mariupol, Ukraine. At the same time, he challenges dealers and abusers. Despite criticism, Gennadiy is determined to continue his work. Sundance Award-winning director Steve Hoover’s second feature is a bold portrait of a man on a mission. |Read More
Drama, Thriller, Documentary
Crown Vic

CROWN VIC

  • Release Year: 2019
  • Runtime: 110 minutes
  • Directed By: Joel Souza
  • Country: USA
Over the course of a single night, two police officers at opposite ends of their careers find themselves thrust into a violent hunt for two cop killers on the loose in the Olympic Division of Los Angeles. |Read More
Action, Drama, Thriller