Best Thriller Movies of 2017

1.

Blade Runner 2049

6.6

Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. K's discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard, a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years.

Starring: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Robin Wright, Sylvia Hoeks
Directed by: Denis Villeneuve
Release date: 2017-10-04
2.

Dunkirk

6.5

The story of the miraculous evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain, Canada and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbour of Dunkirk between May 26th and June 4th 1940 during World War II.

Starring: Fionn Whitehead, Tom Glynn-Carney, Aneurin Barnard, Jack Lowden, Harry Styles
Directed by: Christopher Nolan
Release date: 2017-07-19
3.

Get Out

6.4

Chris and his girlfriend Rose go upstate to visit her parents for the weekend. At first, Chris reads the family's overly accommodating behavior as nervous attempts to deal with their daughter's interracial relationship, but as the weekend progresses, a series of increasingly disturbing discoveries lead him to a truth that he never could have imagined.

Starring: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford, Catherine Keener, Caleb Landry Jones
Directed by: Jordan Peele
Release date: 2017-02-24
4.

It

6.2

In a small town in Maine, seven children known as The Losers Club come face to face with life problems, bullies and a monster that takes the shape of a clown called Pennywise.

Starring: Bill Skarsgård, Jaeden Lieberher, Sophia Lillis, Finn Wolfhard, Jack Dylan Grazer
Directed by: Andy Muschietti
Release date: 2017-09-06
5.

Wind River

6.2

An FBI agent teams with the town's veteran game tracker to investigate a murder that occurred on a Native American reservation.

Starring: Jeremy Renner, Elizabeth Olsen, Gil Birmingham, Kelsey Asbille, Jon Bernthal
Directed by: Taylor Sheridan
Release date: 2017-08-03
6.

The Fate of the Furious

6.2

When a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of crime and a betrayal of those closest to him, the crew face trials that will test them as never before.

Starring: Vin Diesel, Jason Statham, Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson
Directed by: F. Gary Gray
Release date: 2017-04-12
7.

Split

6.0

Though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant Casey, Kevin reaches a war for survival among all of those contained within him — as well as everyone around him — as the walls between his compartments shatter apart.

Starring: James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley, Haley Lu Richardson, Jessica Sula
Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan
Release date: 2017-01-19
8.

John Wick: Chapter 2

5.9

John Wick is forced out of retirement by a former associate looking to seize control of a shadowy international assassins’ guild. Bound by a blood oath to aid him, Wick travels to Rome and does battle against some of the world’s most dangerous killers.

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Riccardo Scamarcio, Ian McShane, Laurence Fishburne, Common
Directed by: Chad Stahelski
Release date: 2017-02-08
9.

American Made

5.8

The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.

Starring: Tom Cruise, Sarah Wright, Domhnall Gleeson, Alejandro Edda, Mauricio Mejía
Directed by: Doug Liman
Release date: 2017-08-17
10.

What Happened to Monday

5.7

In a world where families are limited to one child due to overpopulation, a set of identical septuplets must avoid being put to a long sleep by the government and dangerous infighting while investigating the disappearance of one of their own.

Starring: Noomi Rapace, Marwan Kenzari, Christian Rubeck, Willem Dafoe, Glenn Close
Directed by: Tommy Wirkola
Release date: 2017-08-18
11.

The Killing of a Sacred Deer

5.7

Dr. Steven Murphy is a renowned cardiovascular surgeon who presides over a spotless household with his wife and two children. Lurking at the margins of his idyllic suburban existence is Martin, a fatherless teen who insinuates himself into the doctor's life in gradually unsettling ways.

Starring: Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Barry Keoghan, Raffey Cassidy, Sunny Suljic
Directed by: Yorgos Lanthimos
Release date: 2017-10-20
12.

Before I Fall

5.5

Samantha Kingston has everything. Then, everything changes. After one fateful night, she wakes up with no future at all. Trapped into reliving the same day over and over, she begins to question just how perfect her life really was.

Starring: Zoey Deutch, Halston Sage, Logan Miller, Elena Kampouris, Jennifer Beals
Directed by: Ry Russo-Young
Release date: 2017-03-02
13.

Annabelle: Creation

5.4

Several years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into their home, soon becoming the target of the dollmaker's possessed creation, Annabelle.

Starring: Stephanie Sigman, Talitha Bateman, Lulu Wilson, Anthony LaPaglia, Miranda Otto
Directed by: David F. Sandberg
Release date: 2017-08-03
14.

Life

5.4

The six-member crew of the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life, which proves more intelligent than ever expected.

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds, Hiroyuki Sanada, Ariyon Bakare
Directed by: Daniel Espinosa
Release date: 2017-03-22
15.

Happy Death Day

5.3

A college student relives the day of her murder over and over again as she tries to discover her killer's identity.

Starring: Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Ruby Modine, Charles Aitken, Jason Bayle
Directed by: Christopher Landon
Release date: 2017-10-12
16.

Atomic Blonde

5.3

An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.

Starring: Charlize Theron, James McAvoy, Sofia Boutella, Eddie Marsan, Toby Jones
Directed by: David Leitch
Release date: 2017-07-26
17.

Gerald's Game

5.3

When her husband's sex game goes wrong, Jessie (who is handcuffed to a bed in a remote lake house) faces warped visions, dark secrets and a dire choice.

Starring: Carla Gugino, Bruce Greenwood, Henry Thomas, Chiara Aurelia, Kate Siegel
Directed by: Mike Flanagan
Release date: 2017-09-19
18.

Good Time

5.3

After a botched bank robbery lands his younger brother in prison, Connie Nikas embarks on a twisted odyssey through New York City's underworld to get his brother Nick out of jail.

Starring: Robert Pattinson, Benny Safdie, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Taliah Webster, Buddy Duress
Directed by: Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie
Release date: 2017-08-11
19.

Alien: Covenant

5.2

Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship 'Covenant' discovers what is thought to be an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world—which has a sole inhabitant: the 'synthetic', David, survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition.

Starring: Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Demián Bichir
Directed by: Ridley Scott
Release date: 2017-05-09
20.

A Cure for Wellness

5.2

An ambitious young executive is sent to retrieve his company's CEO from an idyllic but mysterious "wellness center" at a remote location in the Swiss Alps but soon suspects that the spa's miraculous treatments are not what they seem.

Starring: Dane DeHaan, Jason Isaacs, Mia Goth, Adrian Schiller, Celia Imrie
Directed by: Gore Verbinski
Release date: 2017-02-15

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