Best Thriller Movies of 2019

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Best Thriller Movies of 2019
Best Thriller Movies of 2019
TOP Movies: Joker (2019), 1917 (2019), Knives Out (2019), 6 Underground (2019), Uncut Gems (2019), Angel Has Fallen (2019), The Intruder (2019), Us (2019), Secret Obsession (2019), Strange But True (2019), Hustlers (2019), American Hangman (2019), Killerman (2019), Midsommar (2019), Fractured (2019), Rambo: Last Blood (2019), Alita: Battle Angel (2019), Glass (2019), The Vast of Night (2019), Mine 9 (2019).

List of Best Movies

Joker (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.
Style: atmospheric, thought provoking, bleak, suspense, cynical ...
Plot: mental illness, psycho, insanity, villain, social decay, psychological trauma, social problems, mental patient, character change, bad attitude, evil clown, social problem ...
Time: 80s, year 1981, 20th century, 2010s
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1917 (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA, UK, India, Spain, Canada, China
Duration: 119 min.
Story: At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield and Blake are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds ...
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, tense, epic ...
Plot: world war one, trench warfare, british army, soldier, race against time, british soldier, pursuit, chase, behind enemy lines, british military, brother brother relationship, storytelling ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917, 20th century
Place: france
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John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: John Wick is on the run for two reasons… he’s being hunted for a global $14 million dollar open contract on his life, and for breaking a central rule: taking a life on Continental Hotel grounds. The victim was a member of the High Table who ...
Style: tense, exciting, brutal, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: one man army, gunfight, criminal's revenge, vengeance, tough guy, murder, shooting, danger, crimes, martial arts, assassin, chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: sahara, grand central station manhattan new york city, morocco, north africa, manhattan new york city ...
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Knives Out (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his ...
Style: captivating, witty, exciting, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: murder mystery, investigation, mansion, eccentric family, whodunit, private detective, murder, mystery killer, murder investigation, suspect, inheritance, crime ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: massachusetts, usa, new england
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6 Underground (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: After faking his death, a tech billionaire recruits a team of international operatives for a bold and bloody mission to take down a brutal dictator.
Style: suspense, exciting, psychotronic, non-linear, surprise ending
Plot: street shootout, parkour, fight, mission, teamwork, paranoia, deception, courage, machismo, disguise, justice, brutality ...
Time: future, year 2017, 2010s
Place: afghanistan, middle east, paris france, florence, california ...
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Uncut Gems (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Howard Ratner, a charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score, makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime.
Style: neo noir, uplifting, tense, suspense, tragic ending
Plot: bet, auction, jeweler, infidelity, gambling, money, threat, surprise, scam, danger, jewelry, adultery ...
Time: year 2012, year 2010
Place: new york, ethiopia, manhattan new york city
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Angel Has Fallen (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Secret Service Agent Mike Banning is framed for the attempted assassination of the President and must evade his own agency and the FBI as he tries to uncover the real threat.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: secret service, terrorist, lone hero, fbi, president, white house, agent, assassination plot, manhunt, attempted murder, false accusation, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., north carolina, usa, virginia
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The Intruder (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A psychological thriller about a young married couple who buys a beautiful Napa Valley house on several acres of land only to find that the man they bought it from refuses to let go of the property.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, neurotic, captivating
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: home invasion, psycho, woman in danger, maniac, voyeur, young couple, thanksgiving, intruder, murder, intervention, sexual assault, mental disorder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, california
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Us (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Husband and wife Gabe and Adelaide Wilson take their kids to their beach house expecting to unplug and unwind with friends. But as night descends, their serenity turns to tension and chaos when some shocking visitors arrive uninvited.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, psychological, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Plot: murder, panic, home invasion, amusement park, chase, hall of mirrors, african american, childhood memory, family vacation, torment, survival, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: usa
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Secret Obsession (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Newlywed Jennifer is brutally attacked at a dark rest stop. While healing from her injuries, she can’t recall anything from her past, including the ordeal. Her husband, Russell , is just thankful she’s alive and eager to get her home. As he ...
Style: suspense, intense, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Plot: obsession, memory loss, stalker, violence, pursuit, murder, deception, psycho killer, chase, danger, crime investigation, family secret ...
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Escaping the Madhouse: The Nellie Bly Story (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An investigative reporter Nellie Bly, who’s on a mission to expose the deplorable conditions and mistreatment of patients at the notorious Women’s Lunatic Asylum, and feigns mental illness in order to be institutionalized to report from the ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, atmospheric, dark
Plot: mental institution, female reporter, torture, mistreatment, investigation, violence, fish out of water, psychiatrist, strong female lead, doctors and patients, abuse, murder ...
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Strange But True (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman surprises the family of her deceased boyfriend by telling them she's pregnant with his child.
Plot: christmas lights, hit with a rifle butt, pills, birth, mallet, lost in the woods, cassette tape, crutches, ex husband ex wife relationship, running through the woods, pregnant woman, car dealer ...
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Hustlers (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A crew of savvy former strip club employees band together to turn the tables on their Wall Street clients.
Style: entertaining, unusual plot structure, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: stripper, strip club, vulgarity, caper, female friendship, shopping, economic crisis, wall street, seduction, mother daughter relationship, friendship, dancing ...
Time: year 2008, 2000s, year 2011, year 2007, year 2015 ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A spinoff of The Fate of the Furious, focusing on Johnson's US Diplomatic Security Agent Luke Hobbs forming an unlikely alliance with Statham's Deckard Shaw.
Style: buddy comedy, exciting, tense, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough guy, secret organization, chase, car race, ex special forces, martial arts, car, cia agent, car chase, cia, on the run, corporation ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, tower bridge london, moscow russia, ukraine, los angeles ...
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American Hangman (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An unidentified man posts a live feed on social media showing that he has kidnapped two strangers and intends to kill one before the day is out. His intention is to hold a capital 'trial' online. As the authorities recognize what's ...
Style: macabre, bleak, suspenseful, captivating, brutal
Plot: justice, social media, kidnapped, judge, murder, kidnapping, police investigation, internet, pistol, police detective, gun, handcuffs ...
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Killerman (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A New York City money launderer desperately searches for answers after waking up with no memory, millions in stolen cash and drugs, and an insane crew of dirty cops violently hunting him down.
Style: tense, exciting, disturbing, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: amnesia, money laundering, con artists, memory loss, memory lapse, survival, crimes, deadly, disorder, bandit, criminal, repressed memory ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
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Midsommar (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A young couple travels to Sweden to visit their friend’s rural hometown and attend its mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly descends into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult.
Style: brutal, enigmatic, rough, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: ritual, paganism, hallucinogenic drug, sacrifice, magic mushroom, community, religious cult, cult, incest, pagan, death, blood ...
Time: 2010s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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Fractured (2019)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Driving cross-country, Ray and his wife and daughter stop at a highway rest area where his daughter falls and breaks her arm. After a frantic rush to the hospital and a clash with the check-in nurse, Ray is finally able to get her to a doctor. While ...
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, captivating, rough, bleak
Plot: insanity, hospital, gas station, doctor, desperation, rescue, disappearance, tragedy, loss of control, riding accident, loss of family, delusion ...
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Rambo: Last Blood (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, France, Bulgaria, Spain, Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When his housekeeper’s daughter is kidnapped, Rambo crosses the U.S.-Mexican border to bring her home but finds himself up against the full might of one of Mexico’s most ruthless cartels.
Style: serious, tense, emotional, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: lone hero, vengeance, post traumatic stress disorder, human trafficking, final battle, death, violence, one man army, vigilante, justice, blood, rescue ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: mexico, arizona, usa, sonora
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Alita: Battle Angel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set several centuries in the future, the abandoned Alita is found in the scrapyard of Iron City by Ido, a compassionate cyber-doctor who takes the unconscious cyborg Alita to his clinic. When Alita awakens, she has no memory of who she is, nor does ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, enigmatic, tech noir ...
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, female warrior, distopia, female protagonist, nanotechnology, martial arts, tough girl, woman fights a man, bounty hunter, adaptation, danger ...
Time: near future, future
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Glass (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In a series of escalating encounters, security guard David Dunn uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb, a disturbed man who has twenty-four personalities. Meanwhile, the shadowy presence of Elijah Price emerges as an ...
Style: twist ending, bad ending, surprise ending, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: dissociative identity disorder, mental illness, plot twist, psychic, sociopath, villain, super powers, psychology, superhero, mental institution, psychopath, crime fighter ...
Time: 2010s
Place: philadelphia
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The Vast of Night (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: At the dawn of the space-race, two radio-obsessed teens discover a strange frequency over the airwaves in what becomes the most important night of their lives and in the history of their small town.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, scary, captivating, exciting
Plot: ufo, small town, flying saucer, teenage boy, teenage girl, conspiracy theory, underage smoking, school, alien, teenager, fictional city, radio show ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: new mexico
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Mine 9 (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two miles into the earth, nine Appalachian miners struggle to survive after a methane explosion leaves them with one hour of oxygen.
Style: disaster movie, disturbing, entertaining, tense, captivating
Plot: mine, rescue, survival, trapped, coal mine, rookie, gas explosion, catastrophe, fear, panic, explosion, coal mining ...
Place: west virginia
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Doctor Sleep (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A traumatized, alcoholic Dan Torrance meets Abra, a kid who also has the ability to "shine." He tries to protect her from the True Knot, a cult whose goal is to feed off people like them in order to remain immortal.
Style: gothic, disturbing, psychological, enigmatic, dark fantasy ...
Plot: psychic power, supernatural, psychic, magician, murder, doctor, mind control, little girl, native american, ghost, missing child, death ...
Time: 2010s, year 1980, year 2019, 80s, year 2011
Place: new hampshire, iowa, new jersey, ohio, colorado ...
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Haunt (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On Halloween, a group of friends encounter an "extreme" haunted house that promises to feed on their darkest fears. The night turns deadly as they come to the horrifying realization that some nightmares are real.
Style: macabre, bloody, scary, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: masked killer, characters killed one by one, murder, survival, halloween, psychopath, childhood trauma, youth, mental illness, death, psychological trauma, happy ending ...
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Black and Blue (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exposure follows a rookie Detroit African-American female cop who stumbles upon corrupt officers who are murdering a drug dealer, an incident captured by her body cam. They pursue her through the night in an attempt to destroy the footage, but to ...
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, slang, neo noir ...
Plot: drug lord, rookie, police, police corruption, danger, criminal gang, organized crime, policewoman, corrupt cop, police chase, mercilessness, justice ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, detroit, louisiana, usa
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Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy, from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.
Style: psychological, suspense, bleak, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, serial murder, maniac, prison, murder, violence, death penalty, police investigation, prisoner, male female relationship, escape, necrophilia ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
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The Poison Rose (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A down-on-his-luck PI is hired by his old flame to investigate a murder. But while the case at first appears routine, it slowly reveals itself to be a complex interwoven web of crimes, suspects and dead bodies.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, gambler, investigation, alcoholic, missing woman, parents and children, dishonesty, friendship, society, life is a bitch, father daughter relationship, hopes ...
Place: texas
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Radio Silence (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Relationship Therapist, Dr. Jill Peterman, had the highest-rated call-in radio show when her world was pulled out from under her following the on-air suicide of a female caller named Alexis. Shaken to her core, Dr. Jill walked away from her show ...
Style: unusual plot structure, psychological thriller, exciting, suspense
Plot: pursuit, chase, serial killer, psychologist, investigation, danger, female psychologist, telephone call, murder, suicide, radio show, dialogue
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Countdown (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young nurse downloads an app that tells her she only has three days to live. With time ticking away and a mysterious figure haunting her, she must find a way to save her life before time runs out.
Style: mysterious, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: countdown, fear, phone terror, supernatural, youth, survival, characters killed one by one, technology, nurse, devil, fear of death, race against time ...
Time: 21st century
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