Mystery Horror / Thriller Movies

The following horror & thriller movies contain elements of the mystery genre.

Movie Name Director Year Jump Count Jump Scare Rating Netflix (US)
10 Cloverfield Lane Dan Trachtenberg 2016 8 2.5 No
A Cure for Wellness Gore Verbinski 2016 6 1.5 No
Absentia Mike Flanagan 2011 8 2.0 No
Amnesiac Michael Polish 2015 1 0.5 No
Backtrack Michael Petroni 2015 14 3.5 No
Banshee Chapter Blair Erickson 2013 22 5.0 No
Behind You Andrew Mecham 2020 8 2.5 No
Below David Twohy 2002 11 3.0 No
Black Christmas Bob Clark 1974 4 1.5 No
Born of Fire Jamil Dehlavi 1987 4 1.0 No
Butterfly Kisses Erik Kristopher Myers 2018 2 1.0 No
Cold Creek Manor Mike Figgis 2003 2 0.5 No
Cube Vincenzo Natali 1997 1 0.5 No
Cyberbully Ben Chanan 2015 1 1.0 No
Dark Encounter Carl Strathie 2019 2 0.5 No
Dead End Jean-Baptiste Andrea, Fabrice Canepa 2003 9 2.5 No
Deep Red Dario Argento 1975 7 1.5 No
Dementia Mike Testin 2015 0 0.0 No
Devil John Erick Dowdle 2010 4 1.5 No
Donnie Darko Richard Kelly 2001 3 1.0 No
Don’t Look Now Nicolas Roeg 1973 1 0.5 No
Dreamkatcher Kerry Harris 2020 4 1.5 No
Escape Room Adam Robitel 2019 4 1.5 No
Fantasy Island Jeff Wadlow 2020 13 2.5 No
Forbidden Siren Yukihiko Tsutsumi 2006 5 1.0 No
Get Out Jordan Peele 2017 10 2.5 No
Ghost Stories Jeremy Dyson, Andy Nyman 2017 21 4.0 No
Goodnight Mommy Severin Fiala, Veronika Franz 2014 1 0.5 No
Horse Girl Jeff Baena 2020 1 0.5 Yes
Host Rob Savage 2020 23 4.0 No
Identity James Mangold 2003 11 2.5 No
In the Tall Grass Vincenzo Natali 2019 4 1.0 Yes
Jacob’s Ladder Adrian Lyne 1990 4 1.0 No
Julia’s Eyes Guillem Morales 2010 7 2.0 No
Knowing Alex Proyas 2009 2 1.0 No
Lake Mungo Joel Anderson 2008 1 0.5 No
Lord of Illusions Clive Barker 1995 15 4.0 No
Lost Highway David Lynch 1997 1 0.5 No
Malice Harold Becker 1993 3 1.0 No
Mulholland Drive David Lynch 2001 1 1.0 No
Occult Angel Andy Roberts 2018 3 1.0 No
Personal Shopper Olivier Assayas 2016 4 0.5 No
Phantasm Don Coscarelli 1979 14 3.0 No
Phoenix Forgotten Justin Barber 2017 0 0.0 No
Psycho Alfred Hitchcock 1960 2 0.5 No
Ready or Not Matt Bettinelli-Olpin, Tyler Gillett 2019 10 3.0 No
Session 9 Brad Anderson 2001 0 0.0 No
Shadow People Matthew Arnold 2013 10 2.5 No
Shutter Island Martin Scorsese 2010 9 2.0 No
Signs M. Night Shyamalan 2002 8 2.0 No
Starfish A.T. White 2018 4 1.0 No
Summer of 84 Anouk Whissell, François Simard, Yoann-Karl Whissell 2018 19 4.0 No
The 9th Life of Louis Drax Alexandre Aja 2016 4 1.0 No
The Borderlands (Final Prayer) Elliot Goldner 2013 12 3.0 No
The Canal Ivan Kavanagh 2014 4 2.0 No
The Changeling Peter Medak 1980 7 2.0 No
The Clovehitch Killer Duncan Skiles 2018 0 0.0 No
The Conversation Francis Ford Coppola 1974 1 0.5 No
The Forest Jason Zada 2016 13 3.5 No
The Forgotten Joseph Ruben 2004 7 3.0 No
The Fourth Kind Olatunde Osunsanmi 2009 3 1.0 No
The Guest Adam Wingard 2014 5 1.5 No
The Harvest John McNaughton 2013 0 0.0 No
The Hunt Craig Zobel 2020 4 1.0 No
The Invisible Man Leigh Whannell 2020 6 3.0 No
The Invitation Karyn Kusama 2015 5 1.0 Yes
The Jacket John Maybury 2005 6 1.5 No
The Last Broadcast Stefan Avalos, Lance Weiler 1998 1 0.5 No
The Limehouse Golem Juan Carlos Medina 2016 0 0.0 No
The Lodge Severin Fiala & Veronika Franz 2020 4 1.5 No
The Mothman Prophecies Mark Pellington 2002 4 1.0 No
The Nightmare Gallery Gene Blalock 2019 2 0.5 No
The Ninth Gate Roman Polanski 1999 0 0.0 No
The Number 23 Joel Schumacher 2007 3 0.5 No
The Pact Nicholas McCarthy 2012 12 3.0 No
The Perfection Richard Shepard 2019 1 0.5 Yes
The Room Christian Volckman 2019 5 1.0 No
The Turning Floria Sigismondi 2020 13 3.5 No
The Vast of Night Andrew Patterson 2020 0 0.0 No
The Void Jeremy Gillespie, Steven Kostanski 2016 8 2.0 Yes
The Wailing Na Hong-jin 2016 4 1.0 Yes
The Wicker Man Robin Hardy 1973 4 0.5 No
Thesis Alejandro Amenábar 1996 3 0.5 No
They Look Like People Perry Blackshear 2015 2 0.5 No
Triangle Christopher Smith 2009 5 1.0 No
Us Jordan Peele 2019 11 2.5 No
Uzumaki Higuchinsky 2000 15 3.0 No
Vivarium Lorcan Finnegan 2020 0 0.0 No
What Lies Beneath Robert Zemeckis 2000 16 3.0 No