20 Movies Like The Perfect Stranger

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Gone Girl

Gone Girl
Gone Girl
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 149 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 64 wins & 188 nominations total
Writer: Gillian Flynn
Actors: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Gone Girl” is a psychological thriller about a man who becomes the prime suspect in his wife’s disappearance, as secrets and lies unravel to reveal a twisted game of manipulation and deceit. As the investigation unfolds, the truth becomes increasingly elusive, blurring the lines between victim and perpetrator.

The Girl on the Train

The Girl on the Train
The Girl on the Train
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 44%
Metacritic: 48/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award4 wins & 13 nominations total
Writer: Erin Cressida Wilson, Paula Hawkins
Actors: Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett, Rebecca Ferguson
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States, India
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“The Girl on the Train” is a psychological thriller about a woman named Rachel who becomes entangled in a missing persons investigation after witnessing something shocking from her daily train commute. As she tries to uncover the truth, she becomes increasingly obsessed and discovers dark secrets that could unravel her own life.

Fatal Attraction

Fatal Attraction
Fatal Attraction
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 74%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 6 Oscars. 10 wins & 24 nominations total
Writer: James Dearden
Actors: Michael Douglas, Glenn Close, Anne Archer
Language: English
Country: United States
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The movie “Fatal Attraction” is about a married man who has a brief affair with a woman, leading to her obsessive and dangerous pursuit of him and his family. The film explores themes of infidelity, obsession, and the consequences of one’s actions.

Basic Instinct

Basic Instinct
Basic Instinct
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 56%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 127 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 5 wins & 23 nominations total
Writer: Joe Eszterhas
Actors: Michael Douglas, Sharon Stone, George Dzundza
Language: English
Country: United States, France
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“Basic Instinct” is a thriller film about a detective who becomes entangled in a seductive and dangerous game with a murder suspect, who may or may not be the killer. The movie explores themes of obsession, manipulation, and the blurred lines between truth and deception.

Unfaithful

Unfaithful
Unfaithful
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 50%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 3 wins & 16 nominations total
Writer: Claude Chabrol, Alvin Sargent, William Broyles Jr.
Actors: Richard Gere, Diane Lane, Olivier Martinez
Language: English, French
Country: France, Germany, United States
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“Unfaithful” is a drama thriller about a woman who engages in a passionate affair, leading to devastating consequences for her marriage and family. The movie explores themes of infidelity, guilt, and the consequences of one’s actions.

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle
The Hand That Rocks the Cradle
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 66%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 110 min
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: 6 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: Amanda Silver
Actors: Annabella Sciorra, Rebecca De Mornay, Matt McCoy
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Hand That Rocks the Cradle” is a psychological thriller about a vengeful nanny who infiltrates a family to seek revenge on the woman she blames for her husband’s suicide. As she manipulates and terrorizes the family, a mother must uncover the nanny’s true intentions to protect her children and save her family.

Single White Female

Single White Female
Single White Female
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 53%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination
Writer: John Lutz, Don Roos
Actors: Bridget Fonda, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Steven Weber
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Single White Female” is a psychological thriller about a young woman named Allison who takes in a roommate named Hedra, who becomes increasingly obsessed with her life and begins to mimic her appearance and behavior. As Hedra’s obsession intensifies, Allison’s life is put in danger as she tries to escape her roommate’s dangerous and manipulative grasp.

Body Double

Body Double
Body Double
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 78%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations
Writer: Robert J. Avrech, Brian De Palma
Actors: Craig Wasson, Melanie Griffith, Gregg Henry
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Body Double movie is a psychological thriller about a struggling actor who becomes obsessed with a beautiful woman he spies on through a telescope, leading him into a dangerous world of deception and murder.

Sleeping with the Enemy

Sleeping with the Enemy
Sleeping with the Enemy
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 22%
Metacritic: 48/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Nancy Price, Ron Bass
Actors: Julia Roberts, Patrick Bergin, Kevin Anderson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Sleeping with the Enemy” is a psychological thriller about a woman who fakes her own death to escape her abusive husband, only to discover that he is determined to find and control her. As she tries to rebuild her life and find freedom, she must outsmart him and confront her deepest fears.

The Talented Mr. Ripley

The Talented Mr. Ripley
The Talented Mr. Ripley
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 139 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 5 Oscars. 10 wins & 81 nominations total
Writer: Patricia Highsmith, Anthony Minghella
Actors: Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law
Language: English, Italian
Country: United States
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“The Talented Mr. Ripley” is a psychological thriller film about a young man named Tom Ripley who becomes infatuated with the luxurious lifestyle of a wealthy playboy. In his pursuit of wealth and status, Ripley assumes the identity of the playboy, leading to a series of deceitful and dangerous actions.

The Gift

The Gift
The Gift
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 12 nominations
Writer: Joel Edgerton
Actors: Jason Bateman, Rebecca Hall, Joel Edgerton
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia, China
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“The Gift” is a psychological thriller about a married couple whose lives are disrupted by the reappearance of an old acquaintance, who begins to reveal dark secrets from their past, leading to a series of unsettling events that test the couple’s relationships and sanity.

Side Effects

Side Effects
Side Effects
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 75/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 5 nominations
Writer: Scott Z. Burns
Actors: Rooney Mara, Channing Tatum, Jude Law
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“Side Effects” is a psychological thriller about a young woman who begins taking a new prescription drug to treat her anxiety, only to experience unexpected and dangerous side effects. As the line between reality and deception blurs, she becomes entangled in a web of manipulation and deceit that threatens her sanity and those around her.

The Invisible Guest

The Invisible Guest
The Invisible Guest
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 70%
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 2 wins & 3 nominations
Writer: Oriol Paulo, Lara Sendim
Actors: Mario Casas, Ana Wagener, Jose Coronado
Language: Spanish, English
Country: Spain
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“The Invisible Guest” is a Spanish thriller film about a successful businessman who wakes up in a hotel room with a dead woman and hires a prestigious lawyer to prove his innocence, unraveling a complex web of lies and deceit in the process.”

The Secret in Their Eyes

The Secret in Their Eyes
The Secret in Their Eyes
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 80/100
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Runtime: 129 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 53 wins & 43 nominations total
Writer: Eduardo Sacheri, Juan José Campanella
Actors: Ricardo Darín, Soledad Villamil, Pablo Rago
Language: Spanish
Country: Argentina, Spain
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“The Secret in Their Eyes” is a crime thriller film about a retired legal counselor who decides to write a novel about an unsolved murder case that has haunted him for decades. As he delves into the past, he uncovers shocking secrets and seeks justice for the victim.”

Primal Fear

Primal Fear
Primal Fear
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 129 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 10 wins & 12 nominations total
Writer: William Diehl, Steve Shagan, Ann Biderman
Actors: Richard Gere, Laura Linney, Edward Norton
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Primal Fear” is a legal thriller about a young defense attorney who takes on the case of an altar boy accused of murdering a prominent archbishop. As the trial progresses, shocking revelations and a twist ending challenge perceptions of guilt and innocence.

Shutter Island

Shutter Island
Shutter Island
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 69%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 138 min
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 11 wins & 66 nominations
Writer: Laeta Kalogridis, Dennis Lehane
Actors: Leonardo DiCaprio, Emily Mortimer, Mark Ruffalo
Language: English, German
Country: United States
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“Shutter Island” is a psychological thriller film about two U.S. Marshals investigating the disappearance of a patient from a mental institution on an isolated island, only to uncover dark secrets and a complex conspiracy that challenges their own sanity.

The Prestige

The Prestige
The Prestige
Internet Movie Database: 8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 130 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 6 wins & 44 nominations total
Writer: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan, Christopher Priest
Actors: Christian Bale, Hugh Jackman, Scarlett Johansson
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Prestige” is a film about two rival magicians in 19th century London who engage in a bitter and dangerous competition to create the ultimate illusion, leading to a series of shocking twists and revelations.

The Game

The Game
The Game
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 129 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: John Brancato, Michael Ferris
Actors: Michael Douglas, Deborah Kara Unger, Sean Penn
Language: English, Cantonese, German, Spanish, Thai
Country: United States
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“The Game” is a psychological thriller film about a wealthy investment banker who becomes entangled in a mysterious and dangerous game that challenges his perception of reality and forces him to confront his deepest fears. As the game unfolds, he must unravel its secrets and navigate a series of increasingly dangerous and unpredictable situations to survive.

Identity

Identity
Identity
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 63%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 11 nominations
Writer: Michael Cooney
Actors: John Cusack, Ray Liotta, Amanda Peet
Language: English
Country: United States
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The movie “Identity” is a psychological thriller about a group of strangers who become stranded at a remote motel during a storm, only to discover that they are being mysteriously and gruesomely killed off one by one. As they try to uncover the truth behind their connection and the killer’s identity, they realize that things are not as they seem and their own pasts may hold the key to their survival.

The Others

The Others
The Others
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 BAFTA 29 wins & 55 nominations total
Writer: Alejandro Amenábar
Actors: Nicole Kidman, Christopher Eccleston, Fionnula Flanagan
Language: English
Country: Spain, United States, France, Italy
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“The Others” is a psychological horror film about a woman living in an isolated mansion with her two photosensitive children, who becomes convinced that her house is haunted by malevolent spirits. As she tries to protect her children from the supernatural presence, a shocking twist reveals a haunting truth.

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