The best psychological thriller films don't have cheap scares or ghosts that flash onto the screen without warning. Instead, their twisted messages will seep into your brain, and make you fear every silent moment. This list of the best psychological thriller movies on Netflix promises to keep your palms sweaty and your heart pumping.
Some wonderfully disturbing performances run throughout this Netflix thrillers list: Robert De Niro as a vicious ex-con in Cape Fear, Sharon Stone's questionable killer femme in Basic Instinct, and Ellen Page's disturbing role in Hard Candy.
If you're ready to leap beyond the paltry scares of lesser horror films and into the core-rattling ones of these classics, then this list of the best psychological thrillers on Netflix is the one for you. Vote up the best psychological thriller films streaming on Netflix, and be sure to let us know what you think in the comment section.