Top 100 Psychological Thriller Movies of All Time

If you are planning or you have just started your journey to the lands of psychological thrillers then there are not many better places to start than our list of top 100 psychological thrillers of all time.

Want something deeper than a horror movie? Mystery alone is not enough for you?  You prefer twisted endings? If any of these questions are true, then you are in the right place.

Our well-researched list contains a comprehensive overview of this subgenre, from unreliable narrators to plot twists. All the films on the list are ranked by their “psychological” quality. Some of them may not be pure thrillers, but they all have psychological elements.

Got an opinion on our list or maybe a suggestion for a good psychological thriller? We would be glad to hear it! If you have any, please tell us in the comments below.

Enemy (2013) - Psyhological Thrillers 100

Enemy

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A Perfect Getaway (2009) - Psyhological Thrillers 99

A Perfect Getaway

(2009)

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The Orphanage (El orfanato) (2007) - Psyhological Thrillers 98
Rosemary's Baby (1968) - Psyhological Thrillers 97

Rosemary’s Baby

(1968)

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Rope (1948)- Psychological Thrillers 96

Rope

(1948)

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Cold Fish (Tsumetai nettaigyo) (2010) - Psyhological Thrillers 95

Cold Fish (Tsumetai nettaigyo)

(2010)

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Body Double (1984) - Psyhological Thrillers 94

Body Double

(1984)

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All Good Things (2010) - Psyhological Thrillers 93

All Good Things

(2010)

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Unbreakable (2000) - Psyhological Thrillers 92

Unbreakable

(2000)

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Fatal Attraction (1987) - Psyhological Thrillers 91

Fatal Attraction

(1987)

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Primal Fear (1994) - Psyhological Thrillers 90

Primal Fear

(1996)

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Panic Room (2002) - Psyhological Thrillers 89

Panic Room

(2002)

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13 Tzameti (2005) - Psyhological Thrillers 88

13 Tzameti

(2005)

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Spellbound (1945) - Psychological Thrillers 85

Spellbound

(1945)

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Nocturnal Animals (2016) - Psyhological Thrillers 84

Nocturnal Animals

(2016)

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The Ones Below (2015) - Psyhological Thrillers 83

The Ones Below

(2015)

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What Lies Beneath (2000) - Psyhological Thrillers 82

What Lies Beneath

(2000)

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1408 (2007) - Psyhological Thrillers 81

1408

(2007)

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Side Effects (2013) - Psyhological Thrillers 79

Side Effects

(2013)

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Dead Ringers (1988) - Psychological Thrillers 78

Dead Ringers

(1988)

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Elle (2016) - Psyhological Thrillers 76

Elle

(2016)

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Mystic River (2003) - Psyhological Thrillers 75

Mystic River

(2003)

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Cape Fear (1991) - Psyhological Thrillers 74

Cape Fear

(1991)

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Donnie Darko (2001) - Psyhological Thrillers 73

Donnie Darko

(2001)

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Psycho II (1983) - Psyhological Thrillers 70

Psycho II

(1983)

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Labyrinth (Dédales) (2003) - Psyhological Thrillers 69

Labyrinth (Dédales)

(2003)

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Zodiac (2007) - Psyhological Thrillers 67

Zodiac

(2007)

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Hard Candy (2005) - Psyhological Thrillers 65

Hard Candy

(2005)

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We need to Talk About Kevin (2011) - Psyhological Thrillers 64

We Need to Talk About Kevin

(2011)

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Unthinkable (2010) - Psyhological Thrillers 62

Unthinkable

(2010)

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Chained (2012) - Psyhological Thrillers 61

Chained

(2012)

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Triangle (2009) - Psychological Thrillers 60

Triangle

(2009)

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Fracture (2007) - Psyhological Thrillers 58

Fracture

(2007)

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Loft (2008) - Psyhological Thrillers 57

Loft

(2008)

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Blow-Up (1966) - Psyhological Thrillers 56

Blow-Up

(1966)

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The Perfect Host (2010) - Psyhological Thrillers 55

The Perfect Host

(2010)

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Swimming Pool (2003) - Psyhological Thrillers 54

Swimming Pool

(2003)

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Identity (2003) - Psyhological Thrillers 53

Identity

(2003)

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Jacob's Ladder (1990) - Psyhological Thrillers 52

Jacob’s Ladder

(1990)

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Next Door (Naboer) (2005) - Psyhological Thrillers 51

Next Door (Naboer)

(2005)

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Buried (2010) - Psyhological Thrillers 50

Buried

(2010)

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Stoker (2013) - Psyhological Thrillers 49

Stoker

(2013)

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Unsane (2018) 48

Unsane

(2018)

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Cure (Kyua) - Psychological Thrillers 47

Cure (Kyua)

(1997)

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Infernal Affairs (2002) - Psyhological Thrillers 45

Infernal Affairs (Mou gaan dou)

(2002)

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The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999) - Psyhological Thrillers 44

The Talented Mr. Ripley

(1999)

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American Psycho (2000) - Psyhological Thrillers 43

American Psycho

(2000)

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Spider (2002) 41

Spider

(2002)

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The Others (2001) - Psyhological Thrillers 40

The Others

(2001)

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Pi (1998) - Psyhological Thrillers 39

Pi

(1998)

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Death and the Maiden (1995) - Psyhological Thrillers 38

Death and the Maiden

(1994)

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Split (2016) - Psychological Thrillers 37

Split

(2016)

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The Game (1997) - Psyhological Thrillers 36

The Game

(1997)

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Blow Out (1981) - Psyhological Thrillers 35

Blow Out

(1981)

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Nightcrawler (2014) - Psyhological Thrillers 34

Nightcrawler

(2014)

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Mulholland Drive (2001) - Psyhological Thrillers 32
The Hidden Face (La cara oculta) (2011) - Psyhological Thrillers 31
The Invisible Guest (Contratiempo) - Psychological Thrillers 30

The Invisible Guest (Contratiempo)

(2016)

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Repulsion (1965) - Psyhological Thrillers 29

Repulsion

(1965)

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Taxi Driver (1976) - Psyhological Thrillers 28

Taxi Driver

(1976)

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The Shining (1980) - Psyhological Thrillers 27

The Shining

(1980)

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The Machinist (2004) - Psyhological Thrillers 26
Julia's Eyes (Los ojos de Julia) (2010) - Psyhological Thrillers 25
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane (1962) - Psychological Thrillers 24
Monsieur Hire (1989) - Psyhological Thrillers 23

Monsieur Hire

(1989)

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Insomnia (2002) - Psyhological Thrillers 22

Insomnia

(2002)

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Misery (1990) - Psyhological Thrillers 21

Misery

(1990)

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Fight Club (1999) - Psyhological Thrillers 20

Fight Club

(1999)

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The Body (El cuerpo) (2012) - Psyhological Thrillers 19

The Body (El cuerpo)

(2012)

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Confessions (Kokuhaku) (2010) - Psyhological Thrillers 18

Confessions (Kokuhaku)

(2010)

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The Prestige (2006) - Psyhological Thrillers 16

The Prestige

(2006)

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The Gift (2015) - Psyhological Thrillers 15

The Gift

(2015)

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Sleuth (1972) - Psyhological Thrillers 14

Sleuth

(1972)

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Gone Girl (2014) - Psyhological Thrillers 13

Gone Girl

(2014)

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The Sixth Sense (1999) - Psyhological Thrillers 12

The Sixth Sense

(1999)

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Black Swan (2010) - Psyhological Thrillers 11

Black Swan

(2010)

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Shutter Island (2010) - Psyhological Thrillers 10

Shutter Island

(2010)

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Sleep Tight (Mientras duermes) (2011) - Psyhological Thrillers 9
Rear Window (1954) - Psyhological Thrillers 8

Rear Window

(1954)

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Vertigo (1958) - Psyhological Thrillers 7

Vertigo

(1958)

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The Silence of the Lambs (1991) - Psyhological Thrillers 6

The Silence of the Lambs

(1991)

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Oldboy (Oldeuboi) (2003) - Psyhological Thrillers 5

Oldboy (Oldeuboi)

(2003)

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Psycho (1960) - Psyhological Thrillers 4

Psycho

(1960)

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Se7en (1995) - Psyhological Thrillers 3

Seven (Se7en)

(1995)

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Memento (2000) - Psyhological Thrillers 1

Memento

(2000)

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