Bollywood is the home of Hindi movies belonging to different genres. While some are romantic, some are comic, some are horror and some are thrillers. Hindi thriller movies have been known to be one of the best suspense movies all over the globe owing to the excellent plots and equally thrilling background score.For people who consider Bollywood as a movie industry which just focuses on songs and dance numbers,
we would ask you to see the movies mentioned in the following Hindi Thriller Movies list:
This movie of 2012 is considered as one of the best performances of Vidya Balan. Vidya’s heart-wrenching story is portrayed in a scintillating manner making the movie win three national awards. A story of a pregnant woman in search of her husband’s killer set in the raw Kolkata backdrop makes Kahaani one of the best Hindi suspense movies of all time.
2.Talaash: The Answer lies Within:
2012 was the year of thriller movies! Talaash starring Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor and Rani Mukherjee had one of the most unexpected endings in the history of Hindi suspense movies. The movie’s background score was equally appealing and Nawazudin Siddiqui’s performance in it was just precious. The twists and turns in the storyline will keep your eyes glued to the TV!
3.Gupt: The Hidden Truth:
Starring Kajol, Bobby Deol and Manisha Koirala, Gupt was 90s best Hindi thriller movie. Kajol played a negative role and she excelled the character in the best way imaginable. The movie as well as its soundtrack was a huge box office hit and also garnered positive critical acclaims.
Directed by one of Bollywood’s finest directors Anurag Kashyap, Black Friday is based on the 1993 Bombay bomb blasts due to the riots between Hindu and Muslim community. Even though the movie faced a lot of obstruction from the ridiculously flawed censorship of Indian cinema, it received excellent feedback from both audience as well as the critics.
5.Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!:
This action thriller Hindi movie is based on Bengali writer Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay’s fictional detective character Byomkesh Bakshi. Sushant Singh Rajput was at his best and the movie’s storyline was quite intriguing.
Shahrukh Khan‘s dialogue from Chennai Express “Don’t underestimate the power of a common man” truly fits the storyline of this movie. Bollywood’s extremely talented actors Naseeruddin Shah and Anupam Kher were simply superb making it one of the best Bollywood suspense movies of all time.
This murder mystery is certainly Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s finest works. Based on the murder of a film star on the sets of a movie and how her detective brother tries to solve it, Khamosh is listed among the best Hindi suspense movies of the 80s.
The movie is based on the controversial murder case of Arushi Talwar. Another movie Talvar was made based on the same storyline. As the story is based on a real life murder case, it became very popular. Who is to blame, the child’s parents or the servant…it still remains unsolved. This is best Hindi Thriller Movies.
9. Manorama Six Feet Under:
As weird and intriguing as its name, this movie is based on how a amateur detective is trapped between a web of lies and a murder. One of the most unconventional cinemas of Bollywood, Manorama Six Feet Under makes it to the list of best Hindi suspense movies of all time.
Starring Anushka Sharma and marking her debut in production, NH10 is a thriller movie based on the spine-chilling encounter of a young couple with a gang of goons at a deserted place on NH10. Though Anushka lost to Deepika Padukone in the Filmfare Awards, her performance in the movie received a lot of positive feedback.
A psychological thriller movie directed by Anurag Kashyap, it starred Ronit Roy, Girish Kulkarni, Surveen Chawla, Vineet Kumar Singh and Tejaswini Kolhapure. The dark mysterious backdrop of the movie makes it one of the top position holders in Best Hindi suspense movie list.
12.Raman Raghav 2.0:
Based on the killings of psychopathic serial killer Raman Raghav of the 1960s, this movie earned a standing ovation in the Cannes Film Festival. Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s performance as the killer was highly appreciated by the critics and it is being well received by the audience too.
13.The Stoneman Murders:
This suspense thriller movie of 2009 was based on the Stoneman serial killer of Bombay who killed footpath dwellers by stoning them to death. Being based on a true case, it is certainly one of the best Hindi suspense movies of all time.
15. No Smoking (2007)
16.404: Error Not Found (2011)
17.Ek Hasina Thi (2004)