Highest-Rated Movies about 'Chilling', Sort by Popularity


Tower (2016), Eyes Without a Face (1959), One Day in September (1999), Black Coal, Thin Ice (2014), Throne of Blood (1957), The Uninvited (1944), The Dead Center (2018), Number 37 (2018) ... Let's take a look at the ranked list of the best Chilling movies.


Tower (2016)

On Aug. 1st, 1966, a sniper rides the elevator to the top floor of the University of Texas Tower and opens fire, holding the campus hostage for 96 minutes. When the gunfire ends, the toll includes 16 dead, 36 wounded and a shaken nation.

college student, professor, police officer, doctor, nurse, chilling, eerie

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Eyes Without a Face (1959)

A Paris surgeon (Pierre Brasseur) tries to fix his daughter's (Édith Scob) face with skin from kidnapped women.

doctor, daughter, assistant, victim, disturbing, chilling, france

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One Day in September (1999)

Filmmaker Kevin MacDonald documents terrorism against Israeli athletes at the 1972 Munich Olympics. Narrated by Michael Douglas.

athlete, police officer, terrorist, tense, chilling, frightening, munich

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Black Coal, Thin Ice (2014)

Two former cops start investigating the series of murders that tanked their careers when the killings begin again.

ex-cop, serial killer, chilling, thrilling, ice skating rink, murder, violence

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Throne of Blood (1957)

A Japanese version of "Macbeth" features a samurai (Toshirô Mifune), his scheming wife (Isuzu Yamada) and a flurry-of-arrows finale.

samurai, lord, wife, son, rival, gripping, chilling

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The Uninvited (1944)

A British brother (Ray Milland) and sister (Ruth Hussey) move to a coastal mansion haunted by two ghosts.

composer, sister, commander, nurse, daughter, ghost, eerie

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The Dead Center (2018)

The Dark Knight with a twist. It's based on The Joker memes from the internet.

psychiatrist, mental patient, chilling, creepy, gripping, mental institution, amnesia

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Number 37 (2018)

A recent paraplegic is given binoculars by his girlfriend. When he witnesses a mob killing, he tries to blackmail the killer.

paraplegic, loan shark, blackmailer, girlfriend, detective, chilling, confident

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All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Spirit of I.F. Stone (2016)

Cameras follow investigative journalists as they expose corporate and government deception, following in the footsteps of American journalist I.F. Stone.

journalist, filmmaker, government official, president, corporate stooge, narrator, brash

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Red Riding: 1980 (2009)

Detective Peter Hunter returns to Yorkshire to investigate the town's high murder rate. The local police have done little to find the killer, and he soon realizes corrupt police officers are doing everything they can to stop his progress.

police chief, police detective, businessman, prostitute, police officer, chilling, gripping

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Cure (1997)

A Tokyo detective (Koji Yakusho) investigates a series of murders committed in exactly the same way by people who seem to have no connection.

detective, killer, police officer, victim, creepy, chilling, frightening

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Death Line (1972)

A police inspector (Donald Pleasence) discovers that descendants of survivors of a cave-in in the early 1900s are eating London subway riders.

government official, passenger, survivor, gory, frightening, frenetic, shocking

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Haxan (1922)

A Swedish history of black magic and witches also describes the Inquisition and other medieval horrors.

satan, witch, monk, mentally impaired person, doctor, gory, offbeat

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Julia's Eyes (2010)

The closer she gets to solving her sister's death, a woman (Belén Rueda) with a degenerative eye disease becomes increasingly blind.

blind woman, chilling, dark, suspenseful, spain, blindness, mysterious deaths

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The Five Obstructions (2003)

In 1967, experimental filmmaker Jorgen Leth created a striking short film, "The Perfect Human," starring a man and women sitting in a box while a narrator poses questions about their relationship and humanity. Years later, Danish director Lars von Trier made a deal with Leth to remake the film five times, each under a different set of circumstances and with von Trier's strictly prescribed rules. As Leth completes each challenge, von Trier creates ever more elaborate rules for the contest.

filmmaker, man, woman, director, chilling, fascinating, suspenseful

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Blood Stripe (2016)

A Marine sergeant with mental wounds can no longer bottle up her trauma, and a welcome home party provokes her into an explosive outburst. With nowhere to turn, she runs deep into the woods.

soldier, woman, husband, veteran, psychologist, family member, chilling

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Sen to Chihiro no kamikakushi (2001)

During her family's move to the suburbs, a sullen 10-year-old girl wanders into a world ruled by gods, witches, and spirits, and where humans are changed into beasts.

husband, son, daughter, masked man, stranger, uneasy, frightening

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Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary (2002)

Filmmakers André Heller and Othmar Schmiderer interview Traudl Junge, a secretary to Adolf Hitler in 1942.

secretary, artist, solemn, chilling, munich, adolf hitler, nazism

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The Night Stalker (1971)

After several high-profile newspapers fire him for his difficult attitude, investigative journalist Carl Kolchak (Darren McGavin) finds a job following the police beat for a small Las Vegas publication. When Carl discovers a series of dead showgirls drained of blood with bite marks on their necks, the police hesitate to take the case any further, and his boss (Simon Oakland) wants nothing to do with the story, leading Carl to believe there may be a real vampire prowling the city streets.

newspaper reporter, district attorney, boss, showgirl, sheriff, chilling, thrilling

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The Grim Reaper (1962)

Suspects explain their whereabouts to Rome police investigating a prostitute's death in a park near the Tiber River.

prostitute, pickpocket, detective, witness, soldier, teen boy, suspenseful

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The House of the Devil (2009)

A couple (Tom Noonan, Mary Woronov) have sinister plans for a young woman (Jocelin Donahue) staying at their house during a lunar eclipse.

college student, babysitter, husband, wife, killer, friend, chilling

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Leon - The Professional (1994)

Mathilda, a 12-year-old girl, is reluctantly taken in by Léon, a professional assassin, after her family is murdered. Léon and Mathilda form an unusual relationship, as she becomes his protégée and learns the assassin's trade.

child, assassin, corrupt cop, mother, father, gangster, chilling

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The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, Batman, with the help of the enigmatic Catwoman, is forced from his exile to save Gotham City from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane.

batman, commissioner, cat woman, terrorist, butler, superhero, brooding

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The Shining (1980)

A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where a sinister presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from both past and future.

wife, bartender, psychic, chef, caretaker, chilling, suspenseful

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Alien (1979)

After a space merchant vessel perceives an unknown transmission as a distress call, its landing on the source moon finds one of the crew attacked by a mysterious lifeform, and they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun.

explorer, android, alien, chilling, dark, suspenseful, thrilling

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Sunset Blvd. (1950)

A screenwriter develops a dangerous relationship with a faded film star determined to make a triumphant return.

writer, actress, lover, butler, police officer, chilling, dark

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Beware the Slenderman (2016)

The mythos of a faceless, digital-age bogeyman known as Slenderman was created on the Internet, but his influence was felt in the real world when two 12-year-old girls lured their friend into the woods for a brutal murder.

boogeyman, girl, adolescent, adolescent girl, friend, fictitious character, parent

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Tickling Giants (2016)

While the Egyptian revolution of 2011 is underway, surgeon turned comedian Bassem Youssef airs a television show that makes him popular to his countrymen but disliked by the government.

host, president, citizen, office worker, bleak, chilling, disturbing

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The Night Stalker (2016)

An attorney (Bellamy Young) tries to get convicted serial killer Richard Ramirez (Lou Diamond Phillips) to confess to crimes attributed to a death row inmate.

serial killer, murderer, dark, chilling, tense, california, united states

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