Isn’t Saturday the best? A whole week of tolerating everyone’s nonsense is fine if it ends in this beautiful day. You’re allowed to do whatever you want and why waste that opportunity? You know what’s the best? Watching movies and ignoring everything in the world. The best genre to watch is thriller/mystery movies that keep you gripped till the last moment. Here’s some of the best thriller movies you should see –
1. The Silence of the Lambs
Anthony Hopkins and Jodie Foster starrer The Silence of the Lambs is a thriller movie that will stay with you for a long time. It is frightening and gripping at the same time. A serial killer is on the loose killing young women, and Clarice Starling, an FBI trainee is given the task of interrogating Hannibal Lector, a cannibal who knows the minds of serial killers. The way it all leads to Clarice finding the real killer is what the story is all about.
2. Fight Club
Directed by David Fincher, starring Brad Pitt, Edward Norton and Helena Bonham Carter, Fight Club is a must watch for all you thriller freaks. Founding an underground fight club with Tyler, a white-collared insomniac, discontented with his capitalistic lifestyle finds solace. The project however turns into something sinister, leading to a roller coaster ride of action-packed mystery. This is a perfect movie to watch on a Saturday night.
Leonardo DiCaprio movies are without a doubt the best, no matter what genre. Inception, directed by Christopher Nolan, has an ensemble cast including DiCaprio. Stealing information from his targets in their dreams, Cobb enters a world completely unknown to the other, an inception that might lead nowhere. The end of this movie is more debated and still unknown. See it for yourself and draw your own conclusions.
Alfred Hitchcock is a master of film-making. His movies are known as as cinematic masterpieces. Psycho, his best known movie is a thriller and horror movie. Marion’s disappearance from the Bates Motel leads to a lot of discoveries about the life of Norman Bates, the owner of Bates Motel and his mother. Anthony Perkins’s performance as Norman Bates is one to remember for a long time.
5. The Shining
Based on Stephen King’s novel of the same name, The Shining is known as a masterpiece of modern horror. Although it is regarded as one of the best horror movies of all times, it also belongs to the thriller genre. Jack and his family move to an isolated hotel with a mysterious past. Losing his sanity gradually, Jack’s relationship with his family starts getting affected. You need to watch it now if you haven’t.
Here’s to binge watching them all day!