The Best Suspense Movies on Amazon Prime Films

The Best Suspense Movies on Amazon Prime

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A list of the most suspenseful movies on Amazon Prime Instant Video, as ranked by movie fans who don't mind spending a few hours on the edge of their seats. Every film on this list is a nail-biter that will have you in suspense from start to finish and each movie is currently streaming free of charge for Amazon Prime members.

With so many movies available on Amazon Prime, it can be tough to find just the right film to suit your mood. If you're feeling a tense, relentlessly suspenseful ride that will have you wondering just how it's all going to end, absolutely any movie on this list ought to suit you just fine.
 
While every movie collected here brings the suspense, there are a whole lot of wildly different films included. On this list, you'll find straight up horror movies like Night of the Living Dead or The Mist, nerve-racking crime thrillers like Reservoir Dogs or City of God, and even intense modern blockbusters like The Hunger Games: Catching Fire or World War Z.

The two things all of these movies have in common is that they're all suspenseful as heck and they're all streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video. What's the best, most suspenseful free movie on Amazon Prime? You can decide by voting up your favorites below! And if we missed a great suspense film, feel free to add it to the list!
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    John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman

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    Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi, Tim Roth

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    Bruce Willis, Lucy Liu, Morgan Freeman

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    Reese Witherspoon, Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe

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    Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman, Gene Hackman

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    George A. Romero, Duane Jones, Bill Hinzman

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    Jamie Lee Curtis, Kyle Richards, Donald Pleasence

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    Zoe Saldana, Benedict Cumberbatch, Alice Eve

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    Jessica Chastain, Albert Brooks, Oscar Isaac

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    Brad Pitt, Matthew Fox, David Morse

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    Daniel Radcliffe, Ciarán Hinds, Janet McTeer

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    Christopher Walken, Martin Sheen, Tom Skerritt

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    Christian Bale, Sean Bean, Taye Diggs

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    Thomas Jane, Marcia Gay Harden, Laurie Holden

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    Liev Schreiber, Julia Stiles, Mia Farrow

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    Ben Affleck, Rose McGowan, Liev Schreiber

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    Gong Li, Kevin McKidd, Rhys Ifans

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    Olivia Wilde, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper

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    Isabella Rossellini, Dennis Hopper, Laura Dern

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    Tom Cruise, Robert Duvall, Rosamund Pike

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    Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey

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    Olivia Wilde, Kate Mara, Eric Bana

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    Jeffrey Jones, Guy Pearce, Robert Carlyle

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    Rachel McAdams, Willem Dafoe, Robin Wright

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    Jenny Agutter, Frank Oz, Rik Mayall

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    Vincent Price, Richard Long, Elisha Cook

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    Steve McQueen, Ali MacGraw, Sally Struthers

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    Jennifer Lawrence, Elizabeth Banks, Woody Harrelson

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    Olga Kurylenko, Aaron Eckhart, Liana Liberato

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    Kirstie Alley, William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy

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    Sharni Vinson, Barbara Crampton, Amy Seimetz

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    Brian Cox, Garcelle Beauvais, Joan Allen

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    Robert Redford

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    Joe Swanberg, Adam Wingard, Drew Sawyer

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    Scarlett Johansson, Kry┼ítof Hádek, Paul Brannigan

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    Daniel Craig, Liev Schreiber, Mia Wasikowska

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    Chris Pine, Keira Knightley, Kevin Costner

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    Kevin Spacey, Jude Law, John Cusack

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    Orlando Bloom, Taraji P. Henson, J.K. Simmons

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    Alice Braga, Seu Jorge, Matheus Nachtergaele

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    Stephen King, Fred Gwynne, Denise Crosby

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    Reese Witherspoon, Matthew McConaughey, Sarah Paulson

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    Jeff Goldblum, Charles Bronson, Christopher Guest

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    Scoot McNairy, Whitney Able, Annalee Jefferies

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    Sara Paxton, Pat Healy, David Koechner

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    Ewan McGregor, Alicia Vikander, Brenton Thwaites

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    Robert Pattinson, Guy Pearce, Scoot McNairy

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    Evan Rachel Wood, Alexis Bledel, Kevin Kline

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    Karra Elejalde, Nacho Vigalondo, Barbara Goenaga

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    Tom Hardy, Andrew Scott, Ruth Wilson

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