Top Seven Psychological Thriller films one must watch

1. THE PRESTIGE

IMDB: 8.5 Platform: Amazon Prime Video, Telegram, TorrDroid. The Prestige is a 2006 conceptual thriller film directed by Christopher Nolan. The story set at the end of 19th century in London revolves with the two magicians tuning from friends to bitter foes with its rivalry ending by their greatest trick of all time. The men develop a trick called the Transported Man, in which he appears to travel instantly between two cupboards set on opposite ends of the stage. Out of jealousy Angier performs his self version of trick and explores many tricks of magic to find out Borden’s way. With its stunning cinematography, performances and the outstanding ending leaves your mouth open.

2. FIGHT CLUB

IMDB: 8.8 Platform: Amazon Prime Video, Telegram, TorrDroid. Fight Club an American film by David Fincher released in 1999. Quite a disturbing, mind-blowing psychological thriller starring Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Helena Carter. This movie has terrific direction, wonderful action sequences, detailed inscribed hints and hilarious dialogues. Norton suffers from insomnia meets Brad an anarchist soap salesman. After becoming best friends they open an underground fight club and work for various projects. The surprise ending is so beautifully executed which leads to making no sense for the previous part of the movie.

3. THE SIXTH SENSE

IMDB: 8.1 Platform: Netflix, TorrDroid, Telegram, Disney Hotstar. The Sixth Sense is an American Supernatural psychological thriller film. In this chilling dark story, eight-year-old Cole Sear is haunted by a dark secret: he’s visited by a ghost (“he sees dead people”). A helpless and reluctant child, Cole is frightened by threatening visitations of ghosts from those with unresolved issues of their deaths. Confused by his paranormal powers, Cole is simply too young to know his purpose and too frightened to inform anyone about his sufferings, except the man of science Dr Malcolm Crowe (recommended by Cole’s Mom) who is been encountered by his unhappy ex-patient. Dr Crowe tries to uncover the threatening truth concerning Cole's supernatural skills. The surprise twist is at the end of the movie which you will get to know when you watch it.

4.SHUTTER ISLAND

IMDB: 8.1 Platform: Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, TorrDroid. An American neo-noir psychological thriller released in 2010. This movie is been directed so well, every scene has got a new twist and a minute hints as well. The plot revolves around an Asylum wherein 1954, US Marshals named Teddy Daniels arrives in the Boston Shutter Islands, accompanied by a partner named Chuck. Teddy believes they have been sent to the hospital, named Ashecliffe, to investigate the disappearance of a patient. But the reality is different as shown at the end of the movie. Therefore, keep an eye out for the clever moments of foreshadowing that leads viewers into a phenomenal twist.

5.THE USUAL SUSPECTS

IMDB: 8.5 Platform: Telegram, TorrDroid. The usual suspects released in 1995 is one of the best Hollywood crime mystery movies. The reason to watch this movie is because of its nerve-shredding suspense and twisted plot of cops and robber with a complex packed unexpected turn. The plot revolves around a sole survivor who is severely burned due to the boat accident. He is forced to tell what exactly happened during the horrific gun battle on a boat. He beautifully explains it with twisty plots. Police investigate 5 men who were involved in the crime and they are named as Usual suspects. While everything goes on the end of the story revolves around a big question who's the one controlling everything...? To find the answer to the question you should watch this extremely mysterious thriller

6.NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN

IMDB: 8.1 Platform: TorrDroid. No country for old men neo-western crime thriller film directed and written by Coen brothers. This film deals with themes of destiny, fate, ethics and circumstances. This film has won 76 awards. It consists of surprise sequences which makes it a movie to watch. The plot goes around a drug deal which goes wrong in the desert of Rio Grande. Meanwhile, Moss the welder finds 2 million dollars in a box. He decides to keep the money for himself but an emotionless, rude psychopathic killer Chigurh starts chasing him. He kills and destroys everyone who comes in front of him to get the welder. He uses a unique weapon of his own. By this time the elderly sheriff Bell tries to go through and to as possible actions to the matter.

7. SEARCHING

IMDB: 7.6 Platform: TorrDroid. Searching a 2018 American mystery thriller film entirely set on computer screens and smartphones indicating the use and importance of technology in one’s life. The hyper-modern thriller revolves around a story where David Kim’s 16-year old daughter Margot goes missing. A local police investigation is opened and a detective is made in-charge of the case. After 1.5 days without any clue, David as responsible father decides to search one underrated place no one has looked at Margot’s laptop where all her secrets were stored. David tries to connect and trace her daughter's digital footprints before she disappears. The movie is a perfect blend of technology and crime. After every scene its makes you wonder what is going to happen next. The movie is worth watching full of suspense.

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Gaurav Kumar