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Best R-Rated Thriller Movies

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List of R-Rated thriller movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated thriller movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated Thriller movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated thriller movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated Thriller movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated Thriller films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated Thriller film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

List movies include Pulp Fiction, Goodfellas and many more.

If you're trying to find out "What are the best R-Rated thriller movies?" and "What are the most famous R-Rated thriller movies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

Use this list if you're looking for some new thriller movies that are rated R. Between Netflix, Hulu and other services there are thousands of great thriller movies rated R, so get out there and start watching.

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Among those that have directed a Thriller R movie are Clint Eastwood and Sylvester Stallone.

Best R-Rated Thriller Movies Films
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    Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Chris Isaak

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    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bill Paxton, Linda Hamilton

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    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Edward Furlong, Linda Hamilton

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    Michelle Pfeiffer, Al Pacino, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

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    Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro, Gabriel Byrne

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    Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Quentin Tarantino

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    Brad Pitt, Gwyneth Paltrow, Morgan Freeman

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    Javier Bardem, Tommy Lee Jones, Woody Harrelson

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    Salma Hayek, George Clooney, Quentin Tarantino

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    John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Bai Ling, Brandon Lee, Tony Todd Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Pesci

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    Alfred Hitchcock, Janet Leigh, Anthony Perkins

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    Harrison Ford, Daryl Hannah, Sean Young

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    Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia

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    Jamie Lee Curtis, Kyle Richards, Donald Pleasence Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Robert Downey Jr., Ashley Judd, Tommy Lee Jones

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    Brad Pitt, Jared Leto, Helena Bonham Carter

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    Sigourney Weaver, Bill Paxton, Michael Biehn

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    Max von Sydow, Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair

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    Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano

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    Steve Buscemi, William H. Macy, Frances McDormand

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    Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Christopher Walken

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    Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes, Traci Lords

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    Kurt Russell, Keith David, John Carpenter

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    Brad Pitt, Bruce Willis, Christopher Plummer

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    Franka Potente, Armin Rohde, Moritz Bleibtreu

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    Gunnar Hansen, Marilyn Burns, Edwin Neal

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    Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Diane Kruger

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    Mel Gibson, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Steve Bisley

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    Willem Dafoe, Norman Reedus, Billy Connolly

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    Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder

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    Cillian Murphy, Christopher Eccleston, Naomie Harris

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    Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara, Robin Wright

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    Neil Patrick Harris, Denise Richards, Amy Smart

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    Robert Downey Jr., Val Kilmer, Michelle Monaghan

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    Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro

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    Natalie Portman, John Hurt, Hugo Weaving

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    Natalie Portman, Gary Oldman, Jean Reno

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    Brad Pitt, Val Kilmer, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Diane Lane, Richard Gere, Michelle Monaghan

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    Isabella Rossellini, Dennis Hopper, Laura Dern

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    Mel Gibson, Gary Busey, Danny Glover

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    Will Smith, Téa Leoni, Martin Lawrence

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    Milla Jovovich, Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Isaacs

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    Jeff Goldblum, Charles Bronson, Christopher Guest

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    Clint Eastwood, Chris Penn, Michael Moriarty

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    Hayden Christensen, Charlton Heston, Sam Neill

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    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sharon Stone, Michael Ironside

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