Most of the Bollywood thriller movie are take a special place in our heart and it is extremely difficult to create a sucessful movie on thriller themed. Every year in Bollywood there are several thriller movies are produced and some of them are original plots and others are mostly based on Hollywood remakes. Mainly thriller movies can categorize into several sub-niches such as crime based thriller, psychological thriller, and action-based thrillers. In this article, we have mentioned some of the best Bollywood thriller movies which you can get the full feelings of the thriller and suspense in your mind.
1. Darr (1993)
Darr is one of the excellent Bollywood thriller movies which also prove the excellent performance of Shahrukh Khan. IT’s said that this movie is a remake of Hollywood movie Cape Fear.
Sunny Deol and Juhi Chawla also perform other two lead roles of this movie. The movie was directed and produced by Yash Chopra.
The plot of the movie is about a Kiran (Juhi Chawla) got an affair with Sunil (Sunny Deol) and a psycho Rahul (Shah Rukh Khan) want Kiran at any cost.
The movie also a great psycho thriller also contain great songs.
2. Sangharsh (1999)
Sangharsh is another great movie Tanuja Chandra which lead roles are performed by Akshay Kumar, Preity Zinta and Ashutosh Rana.
Even the Bollywood movie commercially flopped it got great suspense and thriller content of this movie.
The story of the movie is also inspired by Anthony Hopkins “The Silence of the Lamb” Hollywood movie.
The movie is about a CBI officer ( Preity Zinta) on a got a case on series of child abduction and mastermind criminal ( Akshay Kumar) who now in Jail help her to catch the men be who behind this child kidnap.
3. Gupth (1997)
Gupth is another great Bollywood Thriller Movie which contains great suspense and thriller inside of it. The movie was directed by Rajiv Rai and lead roles in this movie are performed by Bobby Deol, Manisha Koirala, and Kajol.
The movie is about the young men who got caught up to the of his stepfather murder which he did not commit.
But the mystery is going to find out who is the murder who actually responsible for this murder. The performance of Kajol in this movie is really great.
4. No Smoking (2007)
No Smoking is another great psychological Bollywood Thriller Movie by Anurag Kashyap. The lead role of this movie is performed by John Abraham, Ranvir Shorey, Ayesha Takia and Paresh Rawal.
It’s said that this movie is based on Stephen King’s Short story called Quitters, Inc. Unfortunately, the movie is a huge flop in commercially it got the great content of fear and thrilling experience.
A Smoker who agree to let smoking to save his marriage. For that, he goes to rehabilitation center which causes him serious challenging situation under there.
5. Karthik Calling Karthik (2010)
Karthik Calling Karthik is another great psychological thriller by Vijay Lalwani. The lead role of the movie was performed by Farhan Akhtar and Deepika Padukone.Bollywood Thriller Movie is about an unknown phone call which calls on his own voice to change his own situation for better. The movie also emphasizes some of the deepest emotions in yourself.
Karthik is a loser in every area of his life and suddenly he received a call from his own voice to do some things to change his life in a good way. By doing the things that call says he actually witness the true changes in himself.
6. Kaun (1999)
Kaun is one of the greatest psychological thrillers which performed by Manoj Bajpai and Urmila Matondkar. This movie is also directed by great movie director Ram Gopal Verma.
The plot of the movie is about a girl who stays alone in the home witnessed a strange man ring the doorbell and ask to come inside the home.
There are only two characters in this movie. There is a great twist in the end of this movie which never expects and this creates this movie great thriller.
7. Deewangee (2002)
Deewangee is another great thriller which directed by Anees Bazmee. It said that this movie is a remake of Hollywood movie called Primal Fear. The lead role of the movie is performed by Akshaye Khanna, Ajay Devgan, and Urmila Matondkar.
A successful lawyer who never lost and case fall in love with a singer. However, music director got killed and friend of the female singer caught for the crime. He said his split personality is the reason for this murder.
8. 404: Error Not Found (2011)
404: Error Not Found is also a great direction of Prawaal Raman. The movie got ultimate popular due to its containing of a psychological thriller.
There is room in a medical institution which believes that this room is haunted by a ghost. The student who stay in that room earlier also got suicide. But another radical student who doesn’t believe such supernatural things tries to find out what actually happened in this room.
9. Ek Hasina Thi(2004)
Ek Hasina Thi is another crime base thriller which directed and written by Sriram Raghavan. The lead role of the movie is performed by Saif Ali Khan and Urmila Matondkar.
The movie is about a strange woman who fell in love with businessman but he makes her framed to for his crime. So she gets revenge on her lover slowly. The climax of this movie is really minded twisting.
10. Ugly (2013)
Ugly is a great psychological thriller by Anurag Kashyap. and the story of the movie is based on a Cope find a missing girl.
The girl actually got kidnap by an outing with her father who is an actor. During the journey, he finds out the truth that there is no concern about the missing girl and they only followed by their greed. This movie excellently represents how human egos and greed work on their mind.