Top 5 recommended movies with mind-blowing plot-twists !

Hello Blogshaala-readers, hope you have been enjoying our TGIS posts for a long time. I, Ishaan, am back writing for this segment after almost a months gap. This time, I would be giving out my personal recommendations for movies with most WTF plot-twisting climaxes. So, buckle up !

A ‘plot-twist’ is defined as ” a radical change in the expected direction or outcome of the plot of a novel, film, television series, comic, video game, or other work of narrative. It is a common practice in narration used to keep the interest of an audience, usually surprising them with a revelation.”.

Alfred Hitchcock is considered a legend when it comes to this department while some directors have even made careers relying on plot-twists.

I, for one, am a huge fan when it comes to movies with that nail-biting and brain-twisting ending which leaves me enthralled.

So, here is my list of 5 movies that defined the mystery/thriller genre and are a must-watch for all, movie-buffs or not.

#5 Shutter Island

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IMDb Rating– 8.1/10

“A U.S Marshal investigates the disappearance of a murderess who escaped from a hospital for the criminally insane.”

Director: Martin Scorsese

Writers: Laeta Kalogridis (screenplay), Dennis Lehane (novel)

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Emily Mortimer, Mark Ruffalo

#4 Memento

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IMDb Rating– 8.5/10

“A man creates a strange system to help him remember things; so he can hunt for the murderer of his wife without his short-term memory loss being an obstacle.”

Director: Christopher Nolan

Writers: Christopher Nolan (screenplay), Jonathan Nolan (short story “Memento Mori”)

Stars: Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano

#3 The Sixth Sense

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IMDb Rating- 8.1/10

“A boy who communicates with spirits that don’t know they’re dead seeks the help of a disheartened child psychologist.”

Director: M. Night Shyamalan

Stars: Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette

#2 Psycho

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IMDb Rating- 8.5/10

“A Phoenix secretary steals $40,000 from her employer’s client, goes on the run and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother.”

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Writers: Joseph Stefano (screenplay), Robert Bloch (novel)

Stars: Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Vera Miles

#1 The Usual Suspects

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IMDb Rating- 8.6/10

Director: Bryan Singer

So, that is all, fellas. I hope you watch these awesome movies on weekends or at your leisure. But, take my word for it, you’re on a helluva ride.

 

REFERENCE & DRAFT BY- Ishaan Patil

 

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