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

Movies on this list include Fight Club and Seven.

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Seven is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Psychological Thriller Movies
Seven Brad Pitt, Gwyneth Paltrow, Morgan Freeman

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Fight Club Brad Pitt, Jared Leto, Helena Bonham Carter

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Memento Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano

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Shutter Island Leonardo DiCaprio, Michelle Williams, Mark Ruffalo

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The Devil's Advocate Charlize Theron, Al Pacino, Keanu Reeves

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The Machinist Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Michael Ironside

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Basic Instinct Sharon Stone, Michael Douglas, Jeanne Tripplehorn

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Misery Lauren Bacall, Kathy Bates, James Caan

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American Psycho is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best R-Rated Psychological Thriller Movies
American Psycho Reese Witherspoon, Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe

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Mystic River Emmy Rossum, Sean Penn, Kevin Bacon

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12 Monkeys Brad Pitt, Bruce Willis, Christopher Plummer

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Gone Baby Gone Morgan Freeman, Michelle Monaghan, Ed Harris

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Cape Fear Robert De Niro, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange

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The Game Sean Penn, Michael Douglas, Spike Jonze

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Identity Amanda Peet, John Cusack, Alfred Molina

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Heat Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro

33 13
Mulholland Drive is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best R-Rated Psychological Thriller Movies
Mulholland Drive Naomi Watts, Billy Ray Cyrus, Melissa George

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The Butterfly Effect Ashton Kutcher, Amy Smart, Logan Lerman

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Saw is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best R-Rated Psychological Thriller Movies
Saw Danny Glover, Monica Potter, Shawnee Smith

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Fatal Attraction Glenn Close, Michael Douglas, Jane Krakowski

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Stir of Echoes Jennifer Morrison, Kevin Bacon, Illeana Douglas

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

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Rosemary's Baby is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best R-Rated Psychological Thriller Movies
Rosemary's Baby Mia Farrow, Tony Curtis, John Cassavetes

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Jacob's Ladder is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best R-Rated Psychological Thriller Movies
Jacob's Ladder Macaulay Culkin, Tim Robbins, Jason Alexander

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Hard Candy Ellen Page, Sandra Oh, Patrick Wilson

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Dolores Claiborne Kathy Bates, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Christopher Plummer

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Flatliners Julia Roberts, Kevin Bacon, Kiefer Sutherland

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Orphan Vera Farmiga, Peter Sarsgaard, Margo Martindale

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The Talented Mr. Ripley Gwyneth Paltrow, Cate Blanchett, Matt Damon

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Fracture Ryan Gosling, Anthony Hopkins, Rosamund Pike

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Eyes Wide Shut is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best R-Rated Psychological Thriller Movies
Eyes Wide Shut Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Stanley Kubrick

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Cube Nicole de Boer, Julian Richings, David Hewlett

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Pi Mark Margolis, Ajay Naidu, Clint Mansell

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The Crying Game Forest Whitaker, Jim Broadbent, Miranda Richardson

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The Omen Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, David Warner

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Red Dragon Anthony Hopkins, Ralph Fiennes, Edward Norton

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First Blood Sylvester Stallone, Brian Dennehy, David Caruso

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The Hand That Rocks the Cradle Julianne Moore, Rebecca De Mornay, Annabella Sciorra

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Disturbing Behavior Katie Holmes, James Marsden, Nick Stahl

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Arlington Road Jeff Bridges, Tim Robbins, Joan Cusack

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Candyman Virginia Madsen, Tony Todd, Vanessa A. Williams

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Frailty Matthew McConaughey, Bill Paxton, Powers Boothe

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Phone Booth Katie Holmes, Colin Farrell, Jared Leto

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The Good Son Macaulay Culkin, Elijah Wood, David Morse

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Black Widow Dennis Hopper, Debra Winger, Diane Ladd

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Color of Night Bruce Willis, Lesley Ann Warren, Brad Dourif

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Psycho Julianne Moore, Viggo Mortensen, Vince Vaughn

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Vanilla Sky Cameron Diaz, Tom Cruise, Penélope Cruz

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One Hour Photo Robin Williams, Connie Nielsen, Clark Gregg

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Trick 'r Treat Anna Paquin, Leslie Bibb, Brian Cox