Mystery | Suspense | Movie | 16th February 2022 | Virtual Wire
Are you a fan of suspense and mystery? Were suspense novels and Sherlock Holmes a big part of your childhood?
If yes, it is time to relive one of the best parts of your childhood. With advancements in technology, movies are now continuing the legacy of such novels. So, here are some of the best mystery and suspense movies of all time, available on Netflix.
The prequel to the very famous Unfriended: Dark Web, Unfriended is one of the darkest and most suspenseful movies you'll ever watch. It is centred on teens haunted by a vengeful spirit as they chat over Skype. The movie was insanely profitable, grossing $64 million against a $1 million budget.
The Dark Knight (2008)
The second movie in the trilogy of Batman starring Christian Bale, The Dark Knight was one of the most thrilling crime sagas. The film revolves around The Joker, an insane villain in DC that is practically a psychopath. It is perfectly possible that this is the most influential movie of the century.
Now You See Me (2013)
Both Now You See Me and its sequel are centred around the lives of magicians. A team of illusionists called the Four Horsemen are able to pull off near-impossible bank heists and often reward the lucky guests at their shows with some of the money. It is a well-centred movie with suspense and thrill till the very end.
You know those movies that leave you questioning everything you watched long after the credits roll? Well, this is one. The film has received eight Academy Award nominations so far, including for the 'best picture.' The storyline is based on humans trying to communicate with extraterrestrial beings.
The Prestige (2006)
Starring Hugh Jackman and Christian Bale, this movie is one of the most shocking and surprising of all other films. It is based in the times of Edwardian London where two magicians feud bitterly after one of them performs the ultimate magic trick - teleportation. The movie has the ability to give you the thrills, even down to its last scene!
Knives Out (2019), The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (2011), Before I Go to Sleep (2014), and Kiss the Girls (1997) are some of the other mind-blowing movies that will tingle your guessing sense. Suspense movies are really the best, giving your mind enough exercise for the day!