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Old 09-09-04, 05:26 PM
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Good Suspense Movies?

Hello, ive been a wanderer here for a bit now, and was wondering if any of you could recommend me some good suspence films? I really enjoyed Identity, so anything like that would be great.

Heres what Ive got so far:
http://www.dvdaficionado.com/dvds.html?cat=1&id=goofus

Not really much, but ive got the only 2 DVD players in the house(one of computer, but thats another subject) and ive got the budget of a normal high school student. Rate it if you'd like, but im really just looking for some great suspence movies. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance.
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Old 09-09-04, 06:19 PM
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A few you should check out.

Duel
North by Northwest
Memento
The Birds
Rear Window
Fail-Safe
The Manhattan Project
WarGames
Charade
Old 09-09-04, 06:28 PM
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I'd say any Hitchcock, but looking at your collection, ya might not like the oldies.

Maybe a couple David Fincher films? Fight Club, Se7en and The Game all have (IMHO) a bit of the feel of Identity. (Which I also enjoyed!)
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Simple - the first and last name in suspense:

Old 09-10-04, 09:32 AM
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Blood Simple
Charade
Mirage
Cape Fear
Usual Suspects

Most Film Noir are great suspense stories. To name but a few:
Maltese Falcon
Big Sleep
The Third Man
Rififfi
Out of the Past
The Killers
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I thought What Lies Beneath is a great suspense thriller. Alittle slow in the begining but great at the end.
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Two fairly recent movies that come to mind:

PHONE BOOTH with Colin Farrell

NICK OF TIME with Johnny Depp

Both of the short (less than 1 1/2 hours each) movies take place in "real time". Excellent commentary track by director Joel Schumacher on Phone Booth.

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