Top 10 Psychological Thriller Films to Rewatch Often

Top 10 Psychological Thriller Films to Rewatch Often

Here is our recommended Top 10 Psychological Thriller Films that you should have on your radar to watch soon if you have not already done so. This list is a few movies that I watch every few years again. Some other films might rank higher to you, but it is the replay value to me that has been taken further into accountability in the ranking.


Top 10 Psycho Films Watchlist

  1. 10). The Game (1997)

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    The Game (1997)

    Official Synopsis: Nicholas Van Orton is a very wealthy San Francisco banker, but he is an absolute loner, even spending his birthday alone. In the year of his 48th birthday (the age his father committed suicide) his…

    Tagline: The Game...You Just Lost

    Cast: Mark Boone Junior, Michael Massee, Christopher John Fields, James Rebhorn, Bob Stephenson, Harrison Young, Marc Siegler, Tommy Flanagan, John Cassini,…

  2. 9). The Cell (2000)

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    The Cell (2000)

    Official Synopsis: Catharine Deane is a psychotherapist who is part of a revolutionary new treatment which allows her mind to literally enter the mind of her patients. Her experience in this method takes an unexpected turn when…

    Tagline: This Summer... Enter The Mind Of A Killer

    Cast: Pruitt Taylor Vince, Dean Norris, Vincent D'Onofrio, Dylan Baker, Musetta Vander, John Cothran, Alan D. Purwin, Jake Weber, Peter Sarsgaard,…

  3. 8). Black Swan (2010)

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    Black Swan (2010)

    Official Synopsis: Nina (Portman) is a ballerina in a New York City ballet company whose life, like all those in her profession, is completely consumed with dance. She lives with her obsessive former ballerina mother Erica (Hershey)…

    Cast: Winona Ryder, Natalie Portman, Mark Margolis, Sebastian Stan, Barbara Hershey, Toby Hemingway, Chris Gartin, Mila Kunis, Andrew Daly, Stanley B.…

  4. 7). Saw (2004)

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    Saw (2004)

    Official Synopsis: Waking up in a undisclosed location in a unknown room two men, adam and gordon are trapped into a single room with a dead body. Given random tools with riddles hidnen around the room. Wondering…

    Tagline: Death is a shortcut (Denmark)

    Cast: Leigh Whannell, Ned Bellamy, Dina Meyer, Shawnee Smith, Ken Leung, Tobin Bell, Cary Elwes, Makenzie Vega, Monica Potter, Hans Raith,…

  5. 6). The Ring (2002)

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    The Ring (2002)

    Official Synopsis: Rachel Keller is a journalist investigating a videotape that may have killed four teenagers (including her niece). There is an urban legend about this tape: the viewer will die seven days after watching it. If…

    Tagline: Before you die, you see... the ring.

    Cast: Brian Cox, Joe Chrest, Keith Campbell, Vincent Hogarth, Daveigh Chase, Adam Brody, David Dorfman, Jane Alexander, Chuck Hicks, Sasha Barrese,…

  6. 5). Jacob's Ladder (1990)

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    Jacob's Ladder (1990)

    Official Synopsis: Jacob Singer is trying to make sense of his fractured life and memories. Plagued by hallucinations, flashbacks, and conspiracies, he struggles down a path to enlightenment from these manic strains. With nothing but support from…

    Tagline: The most frightening thing about Jacob Singer's nightmare is that he isn't dreaming.

    Cast: Pruitt Taylor Vince, Ving Rhames, Christopher John Fields, Becky Ann Baker, Matt Craven, Patricia Kalember, Bryan Larkin, Jaime Perry, John…

  7. 4). Cube (1997)

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    Cube (1997)

    Official Synopsis: Six different people, each from a very different walk of life, awaken to find themselves inside a giant cube with thousands of possible rooms. Each has a skill that becomes clear when they must band…

    Tagline: The only way out lies within your own mind.

    Cast: Julian Richings, David Hewlett, Wayne Robson, Nicky Guadagni, Nicole de Boer, Andrew Miller, Maurice Dean Wint

  8. 3). The Machinist (2004)

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    The Machinist (2004)

    Official Synopsis: Trevor Reznik is a machinist in a factory. An extreme case of insomnia has led to him not sleeping in a year, and his body withering away to almost nothing. He has an obsessive compulsion…

    Tagline: How do you wake up from a nightmare, if you're not asleep?

    Cast: Michael Ironside, Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Reg E. Cathey, Ferran Lahoz, John Sharian, Lawrence Gilliard Jr., Colin Stinton, Molly…

  9. 2). The Shining (1980)

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    The Shining (1980)

    Official Synopsis: Signing a contract, Jack Torrance, a normal writer and former teacher agrees to take care of a hotel which has a long, violent past that puts everyone in the hotel in a nervous situation. While…

    Tagline: Iconic terror from the No 1 bestselling writer.

    Cast: Jack Nicholson, Barry Dennen, Burnell Tucker, Derek Lyons, David Baxt, Aileen Lewis, Tony Burton, Manning Redwood, Joe Turkel, Scatman Crothers,…

  10. 1). Se7en (1995)

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    Se7en (1995)

    Official Synopsis: A film about two homicide detectives' (Morgan Freeman and Brad Pitt) desperate hunt for a serial killer who justifies his crimes as absolution for the world's ignorance of the Seven Deadly Sins. The movie takes…

    Tagline: Long is the way, and hard, that out of hell leads up to light.

    Cast: Morgan Freeman, Charles S. Dutton, Mark Boone Junior, Michael Massee, Michael Reid MacKay, R. Lee Ermey, Leland Orser, Gwyneth Paltrow,…



Worth Mentioning (but not high in my rewatch list)

  • Rosemary’s Baby (1968)

  • Dont Look Now (1973)

  • Dead Ringers (1988)

  • The Wicker Man (1973)

  • Eyes Wide Shut (1999)

  • Videodrome (1983)

  • Manhunter (1986)

  • A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)

  • Angel Heart (1987)

  • The Silence of the Lambs (1991)