The Top 20 Psychological Thrillers of All Time

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Rear Window

1954    Alfred Hitchcock    Rated PG

Mystery    Psychological Thriller    Romance

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M

1931    Fritz Lang    Not Rated

Foreign Language Film    Police Detective Film    Psychological Thriller

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The Third Man

1949    Carol Reed    Not Rated

British Noir    Mystery    Psychological Thriller

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Psycho

1960    Alfred Hitchcock    Not Rated

Horror    Psychological Horror    Psychological Thriller

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Vertigo

1958    Alfred Hitchcock    Rated PG

Femme Fatale    Mindbender    Mystery

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The Night of the Hunter

1955    Charles Laughton    Not Rated

Crime    Crime Thriller    Film Noir

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Touch of Evil

1958    Orson Welles    Not Rated

Crime    Film Noir    Mystery

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Strangers on a Train

1951    Alfred Hitchcock    Rated PG

Crime    Crime Thriller    Film Noir

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Shadow of a Doubt

1943    Alfred Hitchcock    Rated PG

Crime    Crime Thriller    Film Noir

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12

The Conversation

1974    Francis Ford Coppola    Rated PG

Drama    Paranoid Thriller    Psychological Drama

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13

Rope

1948    Alfred Hitchcock    Not Rated

Based-on-Theatre    Crime    Crime Drama

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14

Rebecca

1940    Alfred Hitchcock    Not Rated

Gothic Film    Mystery    Psychological Thriller

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15

Dial M for Murder

1954    Alfred Hitchcock    Not Rated

Based-on-Theatre    Crime    Crime Thriller

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16

The Lady Vanishes

1938    Alfred Hitchcock    Not Rated

Comedy    Comedy Thriller    Mystery

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17

Laura

1944    Otto Preminger    Not Rated

Crime    Crime Thriller    Detective Film

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18

Diabolique

1955    Henri-Georges Clouzot    Not Rated

Crime    Film Noir    Foreign Language Film

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19

The Sixth Sense

1999    M. Night Shyamalan    Rated PG13

Childhood Drama    Drama    Ghost Film

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The Prestige

2006    Christopher Nolan    Rated PG13

Mindbender    Period Film    Psychological Thriller

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