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List Rules Vote for your personal favorite Suspense films, regardless of how popular or successful they were at the box office.

A list of all the best suspense movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. Find out if your favorite suspense movies are currently streaming on these best dramas on Amazon Prime and Netflix Instant lists. Take a look at this list of suspenseful movies!

 This suspense movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more. This list of suspense films also contains suspense movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This suspense films list can also be copied to start your own. This list, though, contains the best suspense movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films This suspense movie list can be sorted by alphabetically, by director, by year and more, but is currently ordered from best to worst. Make sure to rock the vote by upvoting the best movies on this list.

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These are the top films in the suspense genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the suspense genre in it. Be it the motifs of the suspense genre or just some of the most common archetypes.

If you're not a fan of Born Killers or Deadline, then vote those down so that the list takes your preferences into account. If we missed any suspense movies on this list, please add them to the list yourself, as this is an open list which means you can add any movies whenever you like (choices are subject to moderation). The films on this list cover the most famous suspense movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about suspense movie lists.
 
You can find the release information for any of the films listed below. It's often available in the data set, so you can even find the cast of some of these by clicking on the names of the suspense movies. List includes photos and suspense movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

List below includes The Assault, Hannibal and more movies. These are the best suspenseful movies as voted on by you, the people!

Whether you're at home and want to watch these suspense movies on DVD, streaming Blu-ray or streaming, or if you're seeing them in theatres for the first time, this is a list of good suspense movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest suspense movies, here is the full suspense movies list, ordered from best to worst.

All sorts of directors have taken on Suspense movies. Examples include Steven Spielberg, Alfred Hitchcock, and Francis Ford Coppola.

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Magic Anthony Hopkins, Ann-Margret, Burgess Meredith

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Dracula Bela Lugosi, Tod Browning, Carla Laemmle

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Fight Club Brad Pitt, Jared Leto, Helena Bonham Carter

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Frankenstein Boris Karloff, John Boles, Colin Clive

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In the Line of Fire Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, Rene Russo

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RoboCop is listed (or ranked) 106 on the list The Greatest Suspense Movies
RoboCop Alex Van Halen, Peter Weller, Leeza Gibbons

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The Sum of All Fears Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman, Liev Schreiber

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Invasion of the Body Snatchers Dana Wynter, Sam Peckinpah, Carolyn Jones

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Spellbound Ingrid Bergman, Gregory Peck, Alfred Hitchcock

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Hannibal Julianne Moore, Gary Oldman, Anthony Hopkins

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Mad Max Mel Gibson, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Steve Bisley

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The Deer Hunter Meryl Streep, Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken

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Dog Day Afternoon Al Pacino, Carol Kane, Charles Durning

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For Your Eyes Only Roger Moore, Sheena Easton, Charles Dance

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Mad Max 2 Mel Gibson, Bruce Spence, Vernon Wells

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The Wolf Man Bela Lugosi, Claude Rains, Lon Chaney

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Night of the Living Dead George A. Romero, Duane Jones, Bill Hinzman

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Dr. No Sean Connery, Ursula Andress, Jack Lord

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M Peter Lorre, Theo Lingen, Georg John

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Laura Gene Tierney, Clifton Webb, Judith Anderson

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Thunderball Sean Connery, Luciana Paluzzi, Claudine Auger

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King Kong Fay Wray, Merian C. Cooper, Bruce Cabot

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Indiana Jones and the Temple o... is listed (or ranked) 123 on the list The Greatest Suspense Movies
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Harrison Ford, Steven Spielberg, Dan Aykroyd

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The Pelican Brief Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, John Lithgow

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Joy Ride Paul Walker, Leelee Sobieski, Walton Goggins

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The Long Kiss Goodnight Samuel L. Jackson, Geena Davis, Brian Cox

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The Score Robert De Niro, Marlon Brando, Edward Norton

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Red Dragon Anthony Hopkins, Ralph Fiennes, Edward Norton

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Planet of the Apes Charlton Heston, Linda Harrison, James Whitmore

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The Missing Cate Blanchett, Evan Rachel Wood, Val Kilmer

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High Noon Grace Kelly, Gary Cooper, Lee Van Cleef

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An American Werewolf in London Jenny Agutter, Frank Oz, Rik Mayall

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2001: A Space Odyssey Arthur C. Clarke, Leonard Rossiter, Ed Bishop

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Bullitt Robert Duvall, Steve McQueen, Jacqueline Bissett

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Shaft Richard Roundtree, Moses Gunn, Lawrence Pressman

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The Spy Who Loved Me Roger Moore, Barbara Bach, Caroline Munro

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Octopussy Roger Moore, Maud Adams, Louis Jourdan

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Moonraker Roger Moore, Lois Chiles, Richard Kiel

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A Simple Plan Billy Bob Thornton, Bill Paxton, Bridget Fonda

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3:10 to Yuma Christian Bale, Russell Crowe, Logan Lerman

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The Wizard of Oz Judy Garland, Margaret Hamilton, Frank Morgan

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A Clockwork Orange Malcolm McDowell, Warren Clarke, Steven Berkoff

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The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari Conrad Veidt, Lil Dagover, Hans Heinrich von Twardowski

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The Black Dahlia Scarlett Johansson, Rose McGowan, Hilary Swank

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Witness Harrison Ford, Viggo Mortensen, Danny Glover

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Nosferatu Max Schreck, John Gottowt, Alexander Granach

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When a Stranger Calls Carol Kane, Charles Durning, Rachel Roberts

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The Killing Sterling Hayden, Coleen Gray, Vince Edwards

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Mad Max: Fury Road Charlize Theron, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Tom Hardy

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Live Free or Die Hard Bruce Willis, Maggie Q, Mary Elizabeth Winstead