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List of the best 2005 thriller movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. These thrillers take you on a ride full of action, suspense, and anticipation of what's going to happen next. These are all the thriller movies that defined the year 2005, so vote for your favorites and help them rise to the top. This poll is also a great resource for finding new movies that you haven't already seen, especially since you can watch trailers for each film right on this page. To make sure this list is as accurate as possible, please don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it.

Examples include King Kong and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. This isn't necessarily a list of all thriller movies from 2005, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.

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Munich Daniel Craig, Eric Bana, Geoffrey Rush

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V for Vendetta Natalie Portman, John Hurt, Hugo Weaving

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Kiss Kiss Bang Bang Robert Downey Jr., Val Kilmer, Michelle Monaghan

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A History of Violence Viggo Mortensen, Maria Bello, Ed Harris

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Sin City Jessica Alba, Bruce Willis, Mickey Rourke

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The Constant Gardener Rachel Weisz, Ralph Fiennes, Bill Nighy

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Match Point Scarlett Johansson, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Emily Mortimer

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Transporter 2 Jason Statham, AnnaLynne McCord, Amber Valletta

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Syriana George Clooney, Matt Damon, Amanda Peet

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King Kong Naomi Watts, Jack Black, Adrien Brody

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Emma Watson, Robert Pattinson, Daniel Radcliffe

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Lord of War Nicolas Cage, Jared Leto, Ethan Hawke

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The Amityville Horror Chloë Grace Moretz, Ryan Reynolds, Rachel Nichols

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Boogeyman Emily Deschanel, Lucy Lawless, Barry Watson - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Unleashed Morgan Freeman, Bob Hoskins, Jet Li

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Hide and Seek Robert De Niro, Dakota Fanning, Famke Janssen - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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The Island Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor, Steve Buscemi

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The Devil's Rejects Diamond Dallas Page, Danny Trejo, Ginger Lynn

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Mr. & Mrs. Smith Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Jennifer Morrison

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Cry Wolf Jon Bon Jovi, Jared Padalecki, Lindy Booth

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Hard Candy Ellen Page, Sandra Oh, Patrick Wilson

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Assault on Precinct 13 Maria Bello, Ethan Hawke, Laurence Fishburne

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Serenity Summer Glau, Morena Baccarin, Nathan Fillion - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Four Brothers Sofía Vergara, Mark Wahlberg, Taraji P. Henson

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War of the Worlds Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Channing Tatum

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The Skeleton Key Kate Hudson, John Hurt, Joy Bryant

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Elektra Jennifer Garner, Jason Isaacs, Terence Stamp

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Descent Rosario Dawson, Spencer Grammer, Vanessa Ferlito

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Caché Juliette Binoche, Annie Girardot, Daniel Auteuil

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The Fog Maggie Grace, Selma Blair, Tom Welling

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Revolver Jason Statham, Mark Strong, André 3000

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The Brothers Grimm Monica Bellucci, Matt Damon, Lena Headey

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Hostage Bruce Willis, Rumer Willis, Ben Foster

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Flightplan Jodie Foster, Matt Bomer, Sean Bean

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Derailed Jennifer Aniston, Clive Owen, Melissa George

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The Ring Two Naomi Watts, Emily VanCamp, Mary Elizabeth Winstead

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The Interpreter Nicole Kidman, Sean Penn, Catherine Keener

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Land of the Dead Dennis Hopper, Simon Pegg, Simon Baker

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Stay Naomi Watts, Ryan Gosling, Ewan McGregor

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Saw II Emmanuelle Vaugier, Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer

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The Exorcism of Emily Rose Laura Linney, Jennifer Carpenter, Tom Wilkinson

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Hostel Eli Roth, Ashley Robbins, Jay Hernandez

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The Cave Lena Headey, Piper Perabo, Morris Chestnut

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Æon Flux Charlize Theron, Frances McDormand, Jonny Lee Miller

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House of Wax Paris Hilton, Elisha Cuthbert, Jared Padalecki

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The Jacket Keira Knightley, Daniel Craig, Jennifer Jason Leigh

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Alone in the Dark Tara Reid, Christian Slater, Anthony Anderson

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Doom Dwayne Johnson, Rosamund Pike, Karl Urban

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Domino Keira Knightley, Lucy Liu, Mickey Rourke