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The Best PG Suspense Movies

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List of PG suspense movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG suspense movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG Suspense movie of all time is. This list of popular PG suspense movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top PG Suspense 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 PG Suspense films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific PG Suspense film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

List contains movies like Rear Window and The Conversation.

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

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  • 1
    The Conversation
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    The Conversation

    Harrison Ford, Robert Duvall

    Released1974

    Directed byFrancis Ford Coppola

    The Conversation is a 1974 American psychological thriller film written, produced and directed... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Rear Window
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    3

    Rear Window

    Grace Kelly, James Stewart

    Released1954

    Directed byAlfred Hitchcock

    Rear Window is a 1954 American mystery thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock and written... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Marnie
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    3

    Marnie

    Sean Connery, Alfred Hitchcock

    Released1964

    Directed byAlfred Hitchcock

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  • 4
    The 'Burbs
    20
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    The 'Burbs

    Tom Hanks, Carrie Fisher

    Released1989

    Directed byJoe Dante

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  • 5
    The Trouble with Harry
    18
    6

    The Trouble with Harry

    Shirley MacLaine, Alfred Hitchcock

    Released1955

    Directed byAlfred Hitchcock

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  • 6
    Death on the Nile
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    8

    Death on the Nile

    Bette Davis, Maggie Smith

    Released1978

    Directed byJohn Guillermin

    This film is a 1978 British film based on the Agatha Christie mystery novel of the same name,... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    The Hindenburg
    14
    6

    The Hindenburg

    Anne Bancroft, Burgess Meredith

    Released1975

    Directed byRobert Wise

    The Hindenburg is a 1975 American Technicolor film based on the disaster of the German airship... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    The Man Who Knew Too Much
    14
    8

    The Man Who Knew Too Much

    James Stewart, Doris Day

    Released1956

    Directed byAlfred Hitchcock

    The Man Who Knew Too Much is a 1956 suspense thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 9
    Sleuth
    14
    9

    Sleuth

    Michael Caine, Laurence Olivier

    Released1972

    Directed byJoseph L. Mankiewicz

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  • 10
    Coma
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    2

    Coma

    Tom Selleck, Michael Douglas

    Released1978

    Directed byMichael Crichton

    This film is a 1978 suspense film based on the 1977 novel of the same name by Robin Cook. The... more on Wikipedia

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  • 11
    Strangers on a Train
    10
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    Strangers on a Train

    Alfred Hitchcock, Farley Granger

    Released1951

    Directed byAlfred Hitchcock

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  • 12
    Sorcerer
    9
    4

    Sorcerer

    Roy Scheider, Joe Spinell

    Released1977

    Directed byWilliam Friedkin

    Sorcerer is a 1977 American existential thriller film directed and produced by William... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Twilight Zone: The Movie
    8
    4

    Twilight Zone: The Movie

    Dan Aykroyd, John Lithgow

    Released1983

    Directed bySteven Spielberg, George Miller, John Landis, Joe Dante

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  • 14
    Obsession
    8
    4

    Obsession

    John Lithgow, Cliff Robertson

    Released1976

    Directed byBrian De Palma

    Obsession is a 1976 psychological thriller/mystery directed by Brian De Palma, starring Cliff... more on Wikipedia

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  • 15
    Don't Bother to Knock
    8
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    Don't Bother to Knock

    Marilyn Monroe, Anne Bancroft

    Released1952

    Directed byRoy Ward Baker

    Don't Bother to Knock is a 1952 American thriller film starring Richard Widmark and Marilyn... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 16
    Scorpio
    6
    4

    Scorpio

    Burt Lancaster, Alain Delon

    Released1973

    Directed byMichael Winner

    Scorpio is a 1973 spy film directed by Michael Winner. It stars Burt Lancaster, Alain Delon... more on Wikipedia

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  • 17
    Asylum
    6
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    Asylum

    Charlotte Rampling, Britt Ekland

    Released1972

    Directed byPatrick Magee, Roy Ward Baker

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  • 18
    Jaws 3-D
    6
    4

    Jaws 3-D

    Dennis Quaid, Lea Thompson

    Released1983

    Directed byJoe Alves

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  • 19
    The Concorde...Airport '79
    6
    4

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    Alain Delon, Robert Wagner

    Released1979

    Directed byDavid Lowell Rich

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  • 20
    The House on Carroll Street
    6
    6

    The House on Carroll Street

    Jeff Daniels, Mandy Patinkin

    Released1988

    Directed byPeter Yates

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  • 21
    Deathtrap
    6
    6

    Deathtrap

    Michael Caine, Christopher Reeve

    Released1982

    Directed bySidney Lumet

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  • 22
    Saboteur
    4
    6

    Saboteur

    Alfred Hitchcock, Robert Mitchum

    Released1942

    Directed byAlfred Hitchcock

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  • 23
    The China Syndrome
    6
    8

    The China Syndrome

    Jane Fonda, Michael Douglas

    Released1979

    Directed byJames Bridges

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  • 24
    Hanky Panky
    4
    2

    Hanky Panky

    Gene Wilder, Gilda Radner

    Released1982

    Directed bySidney Poitier

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  • 25
    Family Plot
    6
    8

    Family Plot

    Alfred Hitchcock, Bruce Dern

    Released1976

    Directed byAlfred Hitchcock

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