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Top Thrillers (#301-444)

Rank Title Year Director(s) Overall
Rank
301 Murder, My Sweet 1944 Edward Dmytryk 1545
302 Cube 1997 Vincenzo Natali 1552
303 Menace II Society 1993 Albert and Allen Hughes 1558
304 Fail-Safe 1964 Sidney Lumet 1562
305 Kiss of Death 1947 Henry Hathaway 1567
306 Shallow Grave 1994 Danny Boyle 1585
307 Phantom of the Paradise 1974 Brian De Palma 1597
308 Memories of Murder 2003 Joon-ho Bong 1600
309 The Dark Knight Rises 2012 Christopher Nolan 1607
310 Munich 2005 Steven Spielberg 1619
311 Dressed to Kill 1980 Brian De Palma 1626
312 Sleuth 1972 Joseph L. Mankiewicz 1629
313 The Quiet American 2002 Phillip Noyce 1635
314 Night Moves 1975 Arthur Penn 1637
315 The Grand Budapest Hotel 2014 Wes Anderson 1642
316 The Constant Gardner 2005 Fernando Meirelles 1646
317 Skyfall 2012 Sam Mendes 1649
318 Le Corbeau 1943 Henri-Georges Clouzot 1650
319 D.O.A. 1950 Rudolph Maté 1651
320 Desperado 1995 Robert Rodriguez 1654
321 A Better Tomorrow 1986 John Woo 1657
322 Salvador 1986 Oliver Stone 1660
323 Ronin 1998 John Frankenheimer 1667
324 The Towering Inferno 1974 John Guillermin and Irwin Allen 1668
325 The Spy Who Came in from the Cold 1965 Martin Ritt 1670
326 House of Games 1987 David Mamet 1676
327 Die Hard with a Vengeance 1995 John McTiernan 1679
328 The Hitcher 1986 Robert Harmon 1688
329 Perfect Blue 1997 Satoshi Kon 1690
330 Zentropa 1991 Lars von Trier 1693
331 The Naked City 1948 Jules Dassin 1712
332 The Poseidon Adventure 1972 Ronald Neame 1724
333 The Fallen Idol 1948 Carol Reed 1739
334 The Woman in the Window 1944 Fritz Lang 1747
335 Monster 2003 Patty Jenkins 1751
336 El 1953 Luis Buñuel 1759
337 On Her Majesty's Secret Service 1969 Peter R. Hunt 1762
338 Star Trek: First Contact 1996 Jonathan Frakes 1772
339 Shutter Island 2010 Martin Scorsese 1773
340 GoldenEye 1995 Martin Campbell 1777
341 Altered States 1980 Ken Russell 1779
342 The Tall T 1957 Budd Boetticher 1787
343 Primal Fear 1996 Gregory Hoblit 1793
344 To Catch a Thief 1955 Alfred Hitchcock 1794
345 Gloria 1980 John Cassavetes 1801
346 In the Line of Fire 1993 Wolfgang Petersen 1803
347 Scanners 1981 David Cronenberg 1804
348 Black Christmas 1974 Bob Clark 1814
349 Argo 2012 Ben Affleck 1816
350 Le Doulos 1962 Jean-Pierre Melville 1832
351 Unbreakable 2000 M. Night Shyamalan 1833
352 High Sierra 1941 Raoul Walsh 1835
353 Leave Her to Heaven 1945 John M. Stahl 1838
354 The Stunt Man 1980 Richard Rush 1843
355 Unfaithfully Yours 1948 Preston Sturges 1844
356 Sunshine 2007 Danny Boyle 1845
357 A Tale of Two Sisters 2003 Jee-woon Kim 1850
358 The Secret in Their Eyes 2009 Juan José Campanella 1853
359 A Scanner Darkly 2006 Richard Linklater 1855
360 Con Air 1997 Simon West 1858
361 The China Syndrome 1979 James Bridges 1860
362 Sanjuro 1962 Akira Kurosawa 1884
363 3:10 to Yuma 1957 Delmer Daves 1889
364 Insomnia 2002 Christopher Nolan 1897
365 The Name of the Rose 1986 Jean-Jacques Annaud 1904
366 The Dead Zone 1983 David Cronenberg 1920
367 A Simple Plan 1998 Sam Raimi 1923
368 Paprika 2006 Satoshi Kon 1936
369 Advise & Consent 1962 Otto Preminger 1962
370 Seven Days in May 1964 John Frankenheimer 1963
371 Strange Days 1995 Kathryn Bigelow 1964
372 Thunderball 1965 Terence Young 1969
373 The American Friend 1977 Wim Wenders 1970
374 1984 1984 Michael Radford 1989
375 The Seventh Victim 1943 Mark Robson 2000
376 The Lodger 1927 Alfred Hitchcock 2008
377 The Boondock Saints 1999 Troy Duffy 2011
378 The Hunt for Red October 1990 John McTiernan 2016
379 Collateral 2004 Michael Mann 2017
380 Taken 2008 Pierre Morel 2024
381 The Butterfly Effect 2004 Eric Bress and J. Mackye Gruber 2028
382 Something Wild 1986 Jonathan Demme 2034
383 American Gigolo 1980 Paul Schrader 2037
384 Wild Things 1998 John McNaughton 2041
385 Michael Clayton 2007 Tony Gilroy 2043
386 Devil in a Blue Dress 1995 Carl Franklin 2054
387 Sisters 1973 Brian De Palma 2062
388 Mad Max: Fury Road 2015 George Miller 2078
389 The Getaway 1972 Sam Peckinpah 2083
390 Sholay 1975 Ramesh Sippy 2084
391 Gone Baby Gone 2007 Ben Affleck 2101
392 Clear and Present Danger 1994 Phillip Noyce 2111
393 Law of Desire 1987 Pedro Almodóvar 2127
394 Blackmail 1929 Alfred Hitchcock 2129
395 Spellbound 1945 Alfred Hitchcock 2130
396 Match Point 2005 Woody Allen 2131
397 Commando 1985 Mark L. Lester 2133
398 Rambo: First Blood Part II 1985 George P. Cosmatos 2138
399 Spione 1928 Fritz Lang 2143
400 Ménilmontant 1926 Dimitri Kirsanoff 2145
401 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country 1991 Nicholas Meyer 2146
402 Sabotage 1936 Alfred Hitchcock 2159
403 The Big Combo 1955 Joseph H. Lewis 2160
404 Air Force One 1997 Wolfgang Petersen 2161
405 Missing 1982 Costa-Gavras 2185
406 The Thomas Crown Affair 1968 Norman Jewison 2188
407 Runaway Train 1985 Andrey Konchalovskiy 2192
408 Wait until Dark 1967 Terence Young 2195
409 To Live and Die in L.A. 1985 William Friedkin 2197
410 Saboteur 1942 Alfred Hitchcock 2201
411 The Unknown 1927 Tod Browning 2206
412 The Postman Always Rings Twice 1981 Bob Rafelson 2215
413 Mr. & Mrs. Smith 2005 Doug Liman 2232
414 The Spy Who Loved Me 1977 Lewis Gilbert 2234
415 Twin Peaks Pilot 1989 David Lynch 2244
416 Training Day 2001 Antoine Fuqua 2247
417 Vanilla Sky 2001 Cameron Crowe 2252
418 Enemy of the State 1998 Tony Scott 2261
419 Cutter's Way 1981 Ivan Passer 2263
420 Read My Lips 2001 Jacques Audiard 2265
421 Frenzy 1972 Alfred Hitchcock 2267
422 Santa Sangre 1989 Alejandro Jodorowsky 2268
423 Dirty Pretty Things 2002 Stephen Frears 2277
424 Mississippi Burning 1988 Alan Parker 2279
425 eXistenZ 1999 David Cronenberg 2281
426 Drunken Angel 1948 Akira Kurosawa 2287
427 Inside Man 2006 Spike Lee 2292
428 Vanishing Point 1971 Richard C. Sarafian 2297
429 The Andromeda Strain 1971 Robert Wise 2306
430 A Boy and His Dog 1975 L.Q. Jones 2308
431 Twister 1996 Jan de Bont 2323
432 Die Hard 2 1990 Renny Harlin 2329
433 Stray Dog 1949 Akira Kurosawa 2348
434 Cruising 1980 William Friedkin 2353
435 The Last King of Scotland 2006 Kevin Macdonald 2359
436 I Stand Alone 1998 Gaspar Noé 2369
437 The Raid: Redemption 2011 Gareth Evans 2376
438 Kill List 2011 Ben Wheatley 2380
439 48 Hrs. 1982 Walter Hill 2385
440 The In-Laws 1979 Arthur Hiller 2386
441 Death Wish 1974 Michael Winner 2409
442 Bad Boys 1995 Michael Bay 2413
443 Charley Varrick 1973 Don Siegel 2416
444 Ichi the Killer 2001 Takashi Miike 2428
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