These 21st century thrillers follow detectives down the rabbit-hole, as they investigate all sorts of nasty business; perfect for investigators in training, and serial killers looking to get an edge on the competition.
Modern thrillers in the vein of 'Taken': flicks that feature phone calls nobody ever wants to receive, deals nobody ever wants to make, and floors nobody ever wants to sleep on! Don't believe it's a great list? We'll send you a finger in the mail just to prove we're serious.
Whether they follow a more traditional pattern, like the newly released Mr Holmes, or tend towards the grittier side of things, like 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo', the whodunit mysteries in this collection prove the genre's charms have not diminished with time.
A disturbing collection of contemporary thrillers, featuring some of the most harrowing performances of all time from actors like Christian Bale in 'The Machinist', Brad Pitt in 'Fight Club' and Jake Gyllenhaal in 'Zodiac'. Yoga for your mind!
Modern mystery thrillers centering around mysterious disappearances: we won't ruin any surprises for you, but - just like in Scooby Doo - the first suspect never did it (although neither did Old Man Jenkins).
Movies in the vein of 'Drive': sleek, sexy, dark, pessimistic, and gritty, these contemporary Crime-Noirs prove the genre has not faded to black; make sure to check out 'Blue Ruin' for a recent addition to the oeuvre!
Thrillers featuring Ben Affleck both in front of and behind the camera. The only thing we don't have in this list is movies where Ben Affleck is literally manning the camera. 'Gone Girl' and 'Argo' are both must watch!
After playing arrogant jock asshole O'Bannion in Linklater's 1993 teen-comedy 'Dazed and Confused', Ben Affleck has had plenty of occasion to play arrogant mobster assholes, arrogant angelic assholes, and arrogant corporate assholes. Personally we can't wait to see him play an arrogant crime-fighting asshole!
An anthology series in which police investigations unearth the personal and professional secrets of those involved, both within and outside the law. Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelsen make season 1 can't miss TV. Season 2, not so much.
When pregnant, 12-year-old Tui tries to kill herself in a freezing New Zealand lake, Detective Robin Griffin has plenty of questions for the girl. But when Tui suddenly disappears, Griffin finds herself knee-deep in small-town secrets.