Best Thriller Movies of 1992

1.

Reservoir Dogs

6.7
8.3/10 IMDB

A botched robbery indicates a police informant, and the pressure mounts in the aftermath at a warehouse. Crime begets violence as the survivors -- veteran Mr. White, newcomer Mr. Orange, psychopathic parolee Mr. Blonde, bickering weasel Mr. Pink and Nice Guy Eddie -- unravel.

Starring: Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Chris Penn, Steve Buscemi, Lawrence Tierney, Randy Brooks, Kirk Baltz, Edward Bunker, Quentin Tarantino ..
Directed by: Quentin Tarantino
Release date: 1992-09-02
2.

Basic Instinct

5.7
7.0/10 IMDB

A police detective is in charge of the investigation of a brutal murder, in which a beautiful and seductive woman could be involved.

Starring: Michael Douglas, Sharon Stone, George Dzundza, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Denis Arndt, Leilani Sarelle, Bruce A. Young, Chelcie Ross, Dorothy Malone, Wayne Knight ..
Directed by: Paul Verhoeven
Release date: 1992-03-20
3.

Lethal Weapon 3

5.5
6.7/10 IMDB

Archetypal buddy cops Riggs and Murtaugh are back for another round of high-stakes action, this time setting their collective sights on bringing down a former Los Angeles police lieutenant turned black market weapons dealer. Lorna Cole joins as the beautiful yet hardnosed internal affairs sergeant who catches Riggs's eye.

Starring: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci, Rene Russo, Stuart Wilson, Steve Kahan, Mary Ellen Trainor, Darlene Love, Traci Wolfe, Ebonie Smith ..
Directed by: Richard Donner
Release date: 1992-05-15
4.

The Bodyguard

5.4
6.3/10 IMDB

A former Secret Service agent grudgingly takes an assignment to protect a pop idol who's threatened by a crazed fan. At first, the safety-obsessed bodyguard and the self-indulgent diva totally clash. But before long, all that tension sparks fireworks of another sort, and the love-averse tough guy is torn between duty and romance.

Starring: Whitney Houston, Kevin Costner, Michele Lamar Richards, Ralph Waite, Gary Kemp, Bill Cobbs, Tomas Arana, Mike Starr, Christopher Birt, DeVaughn Nixon ..
Directed by: Mick Jackson
Release date: 1992-11-25
5.

The Player

5.4
7.5/10 IMDB

A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one?

Starring: Tim Robbins, Greta Scacchi, Fred Ward, Whoopi Goldberg, Peter Gallagher, Brion James, Cynthia Stevenson, Vincent D'Onofrio, Dean Stockwell, Richard E. Grant ..
Directed by: Robert Altman
Release date: 1992-04-03
6.

Bitter Moon

5.2
7.2/10 IMDB

After hearing stories of her, a passenger on a cruise ship develops an irresistible infatuation with an eccentric paraplegic's wife.

Starring: Hugh Grant, Kristin Scott Thomas, Emmanuelle Seigner, Peter Coyote, Victor Banerjee, Patrick Albenque, Sophie Patel, Smilja Mihailovitch, Leo Eckmann, Luca Vellani ..
Directed by: Roman Polanski
Release date: 1992-09-02
7.

Juice

5.1
7.1/10 IMDB

Four Harlem friends -- Bishop, Q, Steel and Raheem -- dabble in petty crime, but they decide to go big by knocking off a convenience store. Bishop, the magnetic leader of the group, has the gun. But Q has different aspirations. He wants to be a DJ and happens to have a gig the night of the robbery. Unfortunately for him, Bishop isn't willing to take no for answer in a game where everything's for keeps.

Starring: Omar Epps, Tupac Shakur, Khalil Kain, Jermaine 'Huggy' Hopkins, Samuel L. Jackson, Queen Latifah, Vincent Laresca, Michael Badalucco, Donald Faison, Maggie Rush ..
Directed by: Ernest R. Dickerson
Release date: 1992-01-17
8.

The Hand that Rocks the Cradle

4.9
6.6/10 IMDB

A suburban family chooses seemingly sweet Peyton Flanders as their newborn's nanny. Only much later does the infant's mother, Claire Bartel, realize Peyton's true intentions -- to destroy Claire and replace her in the family. The nail-biting suspense builds quickly in this chilling psychological thriller about deception and bitter revenge.

Starring: Annabella Sciorra, Rebecca De Mornay, Matt McCoy, Ernie Hudson, Madeline Zima, Julianne Moore, John de Lancie, Kevin Skousen, Mitchell Laurance, Julie Clemmons ..
Directed by: Curtis Hanson
Release date: 1992-01-10
9.

Romper Stomper

4.8
6.8/10 IMDB

Nazi skinheads in Melbourne take out their anger on local Vietnamese, who are seen as threatening racial purity. Finally the Vietnamese have had enough and confront the skinheads in an all-out confrontation, sending the skinheads running. A woman who is prone to epileptic seizures joins the skins' merry band, and helps them on their run from justice, but is her affliction also a sign of impurity?

Starring: Russell Crowe, Daniel Pollock, Jacqueline McKenzie, Alex Scott, Leigh Russell, Dan Wyllie, James McKenna, Eric Mueck, Frank Magree, Chris McLean ..
Directed by: Geoffrey Wright
Release date: 1992-03-05
10.

Candyman

4.8
6.6/10 IMDB

The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a skeptic grad student researching the monster's myth.

Starring: Virginia Madsen, Tony Todd, Xander Berkeley, Kasi Lemmons, Vanessa Williams, DeJuan Guy, Marianna Elliott, Ted Raimi, Ria Pavia, Eric Edwards ..
Directed by: Bernard Rose
Release date: 1992-10-16

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