Top 10 Thriller Movies in India | Best Hindi Thriller Movies: Movies are an indispensable part of everyone’s life as they entertain us and help us to reduce our stress. Movies watching enable us to spend quality time with our family and friends. Thriller movies are the most sought genre by the youth. Indian cinema is filled with such thriller suspense since the early times. Below we are providing you a list of Top 10 thriller movies in India of all time, which are a must-watch for the movie lovers like you.
List of Top 10 Thriller Movies in India 2021
- Mahal (1949)
At 1st rank in our list is the classic movie Mahal (1949). It is a thriller movie starring Madhu Bala, Ashok Kumar, and Vijaylakshmi. The storylines spin on a man who learns about his previous life when he came to live at an old mansion. The story is based on reincarnation. The gardener tells the story of incomplete love between a couple who resided in the mansion before. It shows the ghostly appearance where Kamini’s character repeatedly appears in front of Hari Shankar (Ashok Kumar), and mystery is unfolded at the end. It a classical thriller and a perfect mix of ghostly and thriller suspense to watch even today.
- Gumnaam (1965)
The second spot in our list is occupied by another classical thriller Gumnaam (1965). The movie stars Manoj Kumar, Nanda, Pran, Helen, and Mehmood. The movie is slightly adopted from Agatha Christies’, “And Then There Was None” Novel. The story states that Khanna, a businessman gets his rival killed by hiring an assassin, and he also got killed while he informs the demise of his rival Sonhanlal to the victim’s niece, namely Asha. After some time, Asha wins a paid trip with her six friends to a foreign country. They were left stranded on an island when the aircraft had to make an emergency landing, and it flies away, leaving them on the island. All of them went to the old mansion on the island, where Mehmood is the property’s caretaker. Soon, they witness a mysterious woman singing, and one by one, they were getting murdered, which created panic. The caretaker briefs them they are connected to the common crime and will get punished for it. Watch now to know the entire story.
- Gupt (1997)
Gupt is a murder thriller featuring Bobby Deol, Kajol, and Raj Babbar. Booby played the character of Sahil Khanna, while Kajol essayed Isha and Raj Babbar played Jaisingh, father of Sahil. The story outlines that Sahil wants to marry Isha, but his father was against this and wanted Sahil married to a girl of his choice. Soon, Jaisingh was murder, and Sahil was held guilty and sentenced to life imprisonment for it. Sahil escapes from the jail to find the true murder of his father. Get hooked on your screen to know more.
- Manorama Six Under Feet (2007)
The fourth spot is Manorama Six holds our list Under Feet (2007). The movie stars Abhay Deol, Gul Panag, and Raima Sen in the main cast. Abhay plays the character of Satyaveer. It is portrayed that the wife of the irrigation minister gives money to Stayaveer to undertake detective work and collect evidence about her husband’s extramarital affairs. Though Satyaveer began his work, he knew about many unknown things; and the women also deceived him. To explore the whole story, watch it now.
- Kahani (2012)
Kahani is number 5 on our list. It is a female-centric movie starring Vidya Balan as Vidya Bagchi. The movie is co-written, directed, and co-produced by Sujoy Ghosh. It features that Vidya, a pregnant woman searching for her missing husband Arnab Bagchi on the streets of Kolkata. Her husband came to the city for an assignment from National Data Centre. However, it was revealed that no such individual was assigned that kind of job. To see Vidya’s struggle, get on your TV’s screen now.
- Special 26 (2013)
Special 26 is an Indian thriller and drama starring big shots of the industry-Akshay Kumar, Manoj Bajpayee, and Anupam Kher. Manoj Bajpayee acts as a cop while Anupam Kher and Akshay Kumar are in the role of imposters who raid at multiple places, posing them as CBI officers. They managed to take away millions worth of jewelry in a fake raid. Watch it now to see the marvelous performance of the big stars.
- NH 10 (2015)
NH 10 is a movie based on honor killing that occupies the seventh spot on our list. It is starring Anushka Sharma, Neil Bhoopalam, Darshan Kumar, and Deepti Naval as the main cast. The story depicts a couple, Meera (Anushka Sharma) and Arjun (Neil Bhoopalam), get into a brawl to save a woman from honor killing. It outlines who the duo managed to escape from the goons, though Arjun died and Meera returns for her revenge. It’s a good thriller movie to watch.
- Drishyam (2015)
Another thriller that makes our list at number 8 is Drishyam (2015), the film is starring Ajay Devgan, Tabu, and Shriya Saran in the main star cast. It is a murder mystery where Vijay Salgaonkar, played by Ajay Devgan, tries to save his family from the charges of murder by making alibis. So tune in now to know did Salgaonkar’s efforts saved the family.
- Ittefaq (2017)
At number 9 spot is Ittefaq, starring Sonakshi Sinha, Akshay Khanna, Sidharth Malhotra, and Sameer Sharma in the main lead. The story shows the dilemma of a police officer investigating the double murder. He has two prime suspects who are narrating different stories, but it seems to be true. But, only truth can be there. So watch it right now to know the true story of double murder.
- Talaash: The Answer Lies Within (2012)
The last one on our list is Talaash: The Answer Lies Within (2012), featuring Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor, and Rani Mukherji. Aamir essays the role of a cop Surjan Shekhawat, who is investing in a high-profile murder case, while he kept struggling with his personal life. He had strong guilt as his son died because of drowning. Rani Mukherji plays the role of his wife. While struggling from both ends, he met Rosie, a prostitute. Kareena played the role of Rosie, and it is disclosed that Rosie was a soul, and she appeared only before Surjan Shekhawat. Watch it now to explore more.
The above discussion has provided the top 10 list of thriller movies of all time, which are great to watch. Many other movies are not included in the list now, but they are also good to work too. So, get on your couch, have a bag of popcorn, and enjoy these thriller movies at your home. Stay indoors and beat the summer heat.