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The Best NC-17 Thriller Movies

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List of NC-17 thriller movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best NC-17 thriller movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest NC-17 Thriller movie of all time is. This list of popular NC-17 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 NC-17 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 NC-17 Thriller films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific NC-17 Thriller film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

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  • Lust, Caution1
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    10

    Lust, Caution

    Anupam Kher, Joan Chen

    Released2007

    Directed byAng Lee

    Lust, Caution is a 2007 espionage erotic thriller film directed by Ang Lee, based on the...  more
  • Power Play2
    25
    3

    Power Play

    Shannon Tweed, Mark Carlton

    Released1999

    Directed byChris Baugh

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  • In the Cold of the Night3
    21
    4

    In the Cold of the Night

    Tippi Hedren, Shannon Tweed

    Released1991

    Directed byNico Mastorakis

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  • Crash4
    20
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    Crash

    Holly Hunter, James Spader

    Released1996

    Directed byDavid Cronenberg

    This film is a 1996 Canadian-British psychological thriller film written and directed by David...  more
  • Matador5
    8
    8

    Matador

    Antonio Banderas, Pedro Almodóvar

    Released1986

    Directed byPedro Almodóvar

    Matador is a 1986 film by Spanish director Pedro Almodóvar about a student matador, Ángel...  more
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  • A Serbian Film6
    10
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    A Serbian Film

    Jelena Gavrilovic, Srđan Todorović

    Released2010

    Directed bySrdjan Spasojevic

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  • Descent7
    8
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    Descent

    Rosario Dawson, Spencer Grammer

    Released2007

    Directed byTalia Lugacy

    Descent is a 2007 American thriller film directed by Talia Lugacy and produced by and starring...  more
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  • Young Adam8
    7
    12

    Young Adam

    Ewan McGregor, Tilda Swinton

    Released2003

    Directed byDavid Mackenzie

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  • Inserts9
    4
    11

    Inserts

    Richard Dreyfuss, Bob Hoskins

    Released1974

    Directed byJohn Byrum

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  • Bad Lieutenant10
    13
    27

    Bad Lieutenant

    Harvey Keitel, Victor Argo

    Released1992

    Directed byAbel Ferrara

    Bad Lieutenant is a 1992 American neo-noir drama film directed by Abel Ferrara. The film stars...  more

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  • Scrapbook11
    2
    8

    Scrapbook

    Emily Haack, Tommy Biondo

    Released2000

    Directed byEric Stanze

    Scrapbook is a horror film about a young woman who is kidnapped, held captive, and repeatedly...  more