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The Best Movies About Stalking

Updated January 12, 2021 2.6k votes 539 voters 59.9k views76 items

List RulesFilms about stalking and stalkers. Vote up the best stalking movie.

There’s nothing quite like the adrenaline rush you get from a good, suspenseful thriller movie! Movies that tell the story about the life of a stalker give us a sense of excitement and fear and the result is a perfect high of adrenaline and entertainment. While there aren’t a ton of movies out there about stalkers, there are some great ones that will certainly make your heart race. What are the best movies about stalking? Vote up the best films below and see where your favorites rank!

The movies on this list all have tell stories about stalking and stalkers. Some are more scary stalker movies and detail what goes on in the mind of a stalker with a dangerous obsession, how they find their targets and what the end result is. Others are completely fictional and create a suspenseful feeling that will keep you on your toes for the full length of the film. And yes, some of the best movies about being stalked are from Lifetime. 

This list features the best stalker movies including, Fear, Single White Female, Cape Fear, The Cable Guy, Sleeping with the Enemy, Fatal Attraction, and The Crush. Vote up the best films and check to see if they are available on Netflix or other streaming service.

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    Fear

    Reese Witherspoon, Alyssa Milano

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    Misery

    Lauren Bacall, Kathy Bates

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    Fatal Attraction

    Glenn Close, Michael Douglas

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    Cape Fear

    Robert De Niro, Nick Nolte

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    The Hand That Rocks the Cradle

    Julianne Moore, Rebecca De Mornay

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    The Crush

    Alicia Silverstone, Amber Benson

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    Single White Female

    Jennifer Jason Leigh, Bridget Fonda

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    Unlawful Entry

    Kurt Russell, Madeleine Stowe

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    Hush

    Kate Siegel, John Gallagher Jr.

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    Enough

    Jennifer Lopez, Juliette Lewis

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    Swimfan

    Erika Christensen, Shiri Appleby
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    Scream

    Drew Barrymore, Rose McGowan

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    Obsessed

    Beyoncé Knowles, Ali Larter

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    Play Misty for Me

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    Sleeping with the Enemy

    Julia Roberts, Patrick Bergin

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    The Roommate

    Nina Dobrev, Leighton Meester

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    The Resident

    Hilary Swank, Christopher Lee
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    One Hour Photo

    Robin Williams, Connie Nielsen

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    Copycat

    Sigourney Weaver, Holly Hunter

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    Straw Dogs

    Dustin Hoffman, David Warner

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    The Bodyguard

    Whitney Houston, Kevin Costner

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    The Invisible Man

    Elisabeth Moss, Oliver Jackson-Cohen
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    P2

    Rachel Nichols, Wes Bentley

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    Pacific Heights

    Michael Keaton, Melanie Griffith

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    The Cable Guy

    Jim Carrey, Ben Stiller

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