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The Best Suspense Movies On Amazon Prime

Updated October 27, 2020 480 votes 679 voters 86.8k views35 items

A list of the most suspenseful movies on Amazon Prime, as ranked by thriller movie fans who don't mind spending a few hours on the edge of their seats. Every top rated film on this list is a nail-biter that will have you in suspense from start to finish and each of these thrillers is currently streaming free of charge for Amazon Prime members.

With so many must watch movies available on Amazon Prime, it can be tough to find just the right film to suit your mood. If you're feeling a tense, relentlessly suspenseful ride that will have you wondering just how it's all going to end, absolutely any movie on this list ought to suit you just fine.

While every movie collected here brings the suspense, there are a whole lot of wildly different films included.

The two things all of these movies have in common is that they're all suspenseful as heck and they're all streaming on Amazon Prime Video. What's the best, most suspenseful free movie on Amazon Prime? You can decide by voting up your favorites below!  Then be sure to check back for new and recent thrillers as they are added to Amazon Prime.

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  • Night of the Living Dead1
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    Night of the Living Dead

    George A. Romero, Duane Jones

    Released1968

    Directed byGeorge A. Romero

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  • The Words2
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    The Words

    Olivia Wilde, Zoe Saldana

    Released2012

    Directed byBrian Klugman, Lee Sternthal

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  • The Next Three Days3
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    The Next Three Days

    Olivia Wilde, Elizabeth Banks

    Released2010

    Directed byPaul Haggis

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  • We Need to Talk About Kevin4
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    We Need to Talk About Kevin

    Tilda Swinton, John C. Reilly

    Released2011

    Directed byLynne Ramsay

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  • Interference5
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    Interference

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  • The Lincoln Lawyer6
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    The Lincoln Lawyer

    Matthew McConaughey, Marisa Tomei

    Released2011

    Directed byBrad Furman

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  • Bone Tomahawk7
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    Bone Tomahawk

    Kurt Russell, Patrick Wilson

    Released2015

    Directed byS. Craig Zahler

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  • Bad Samaritan8
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    Bad Samaritan

    David Tennant, Robert Sheehan

    Released2018

    Directed byDean Devlin

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  • Irresistible9
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    Irresistible

    Emily Blunt, Susan Sarandon

    Released2006

    Directed byAnn Turner

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  • Serenity10
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    Serenity

    Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway

    Released2019

    Directed bySteven Knight

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  • Odd Thomas11
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    Odd Thomas

    50 Cent, Willem Dafoe

    Released2013

    Directed byStephen Sommers

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  • A Murder of Crows12
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    A Murder of Crows

    Cuba Gooding Jr., Tom Berenger

    Released1999

    Directed byRowdy Herrington

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  • Clue13
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    Clue

    Tim Curry, Christopher Lloyd

    Released1985

    Directed byJonathan Lynn

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  • Gone in 60 Seconds14
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    Gone in 60 Seconds

    Angelina Jolie, Nicolas Cage

    Released2000

    Directed byDominic Sena

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  • The International15
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    The International

    Naomi Watts, Clive Owen

    Released2009

    Directed byTom Tykwer

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  • The Substitute16
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    The Substitute

    Tom Berenger, Marc Anthony

    Released1996

    Directed byRobert Mandel

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  • Untraceable17
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    Untraceable

    Diane Lane, Jesse Tyler Ferguson

    Released2008

    Directed byGregory Hoblit

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  • Con Air18
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    Con Air

    Nicolas Cage, John Malkovich

    Released1997

    Directed bySimon West

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  • Living with the Enemy19
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    Living with the Enemy

    Sarah Lancaster, Mark Humphrey

    Directed byPhilippe Gagnon

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  • Inception20
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    Inception

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy

    Released2010

    Directed byChristopher Nolan

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  • The Girl Who Played with Fire21
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    The Girl Who Played with Fire

    Noomi Rapace, Per Oscarsson

    Released2009

    Directed byDaniel Alfredson

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  • The Fields22
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    The Fields

    Tara Reid, Cloris Leachman

    Released2011

    Directed byTom Mattera, Dave Mazzoni

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  • Super 823
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    Super 8

    Elle Fanning, AJ Michalka

    Released2011

    Directed byJ.J. Abrams

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  • The Last Stand24
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    The Last Stand

    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jaimie Alexander

    Released2013

    Directed byKim Jee-woon

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  • Rage25
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    Rage

    Nicolas Cage, Rachel Nichols

    Released2014

    Directed byPaco Cabezas

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