Best Thriller Movies of 1947
Out of the Past
Jeff Bailey seems to be a mundane gas station owner in remote Bridgeport, CA. He is dating local girl Ann Miller and lives a quiet life. But Jeff has a secret past, and when a mysterious stranger arrives in town, Jeff is forced to return to the dark world he had tried to escape.
A man convicted of murdering his wife escapes from prison and works with a woman to try and prove his innocence.
The Lady from Shanghai
A romantic drifter gets caught between a corrupt tycoon and his voluptuous wife.
Odd Man Out
Belfast police conduct a door-to-door manhunt for an IRA gunman wounded in a daring robbery.
Timeworn Joe Collins and his fellow inmates live under the heavy thumb of the sadistic, power-tripping guard Captain Munsey. Only Collins' dreams of escape keep him going, but how can he possibly bust out of Munsey's chains?
A man is murdered, apparently by one of a group of soldiers just out of the army. But which one? And why?
Ride the Pink Horse
A con man tries to blackmail a Mexican gangster.
Kiss of Death
An ex-con trying to go straight must face a crazed criminal out for revenge.
After being found wandering the streets of Los Angeles, a severely catatonic woman tells a doctor the complex story of how she wound up there.
Song of the Thin Man
Society sleuths Nick and Nora Charles investigate a murder in a jazz club.