The Secret in Their Eyes
The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)

Decades later, an ex-legal counsellor revisits a homicidal case in order to write a novel hoping to find a closure to it and interact with his love interest, who happens to be his superior.

9/10

Director: Juan José Campanella

Writer: Juan José Campanella, Eduardo Sacheri

Stars: Ricardo Darí­n, Soledad Villamil, Pablo Rago

The Prestige
The Prestige (2006)

Two friends and fellow magicians become bitter enemies after a sudden tragedy. As they devote themselves to this rivalry, they make sacrifices that bring them fame but with terrible consequences.

9/10

Director: Christopher Nolan

Writer: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan

Stars: Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine

Taxi Driver
Taxi Driver (1976)

Suffering from insomnia, disturbed loner Travis Bickle takes a job as a New York City cabbie, haunting the streets nightly, growing increasingly detached from reality as he dreams of cleaning up the...

9/10

Director: Martin Scorsese

Writer: Paul Schrader

Stars: Robert De Niro, Cybill Shepherd, Harvey Keitel

Vertigo
Vertigo (1958)

A retired San Francisco detective suffering from acrophobia investigates the strange activities of an old friend's wife, all the while becoming dangerously obsessed with her.

8.5/10

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Writer: Alec Coppel, Samuel A. Taylor

Stars: James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes

Black Swan
Black Swan (2010)

A committed dancer wins the lead role in a production of Tchaikovsky's "Swan Lake" only to find herself struggling to maintain her sanity.

8/10

Director: Darren Aronofsky

Writer: Mark Heyman, Andres Heinz, John J. McLaughlin

Stars: Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis, Vincent Cassel

Zodiac
Zodiac (2007)

Robert Graysmith, a cartoonist by profession, finds himself obsessively thinking about the Zodiac killer. He uses his puzzle-solving abilities to get closer to revealing the identity of the killer.

8/10

Director: David Fincher

Writer: James Vanderbilt

Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo

Heat
Heat (1995)

Obsessive master thief, Neil McCauley leads a top-notch crew on various daring heists throughout Los Angeles while determined detective, Vincent Hanna pursues him without rest.

8/10

Director: Michael Mann

Writer: Michael Mann

Stars: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer

The Ninth Gate
The Ninth Gate (1999)

A rare book dealer, while seeking out the last two copies of a demon text, gets drawn into a conspiracy with supernatural overtones.

7.5/10

Director: Roman Polanski

Writer: John Brownjohn, Roman Polanski, Enrique Urbizu

Stars: Johnny Depp, Frank Langella, Lena Olin

The Mosquito Coast
The Mosquito Coast (1986)

Allie Fox, an American inventor exhausted by the perceived danger and degradation of modern society, decides to escape with his wife and children to Belize. In the jungle, he tries with mad...

7/10

Director: Peter Weir

Writer: Paul Schrader

Stars: Harrison Ford, Helen Mirren, River Phoenix

Unsane
Unsane (2018)

A woman is involuntarily committed to a mental institution where she is confronted by her greatest fear.

6.5/10

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Writer: James Greer, Jonathan Bernstein

Stars: Claire Foy, Joshua Leonard, Jay Pharoah

Greta
Greta (2018)

A young woman returns an elderly widow’s lost purse, leading to an unlikely relationship between the two — until the young woman discovers her elder might not be all that she seems.

6.5/10

Director: Neil Jordan

Writer: Neil Jordan, Ray Wright

Stars: Isabelle Huppert, Chloë Grace Moretz, Maika Monroe