Top rated genuinely frightening movies with pondering question

Check out today’s highest ranked genuinely frightening movies with pondering question! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best genuinely frightening movies with pondering question, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 The Night House (2021)

Reeling from the unexpected death of her husband, Beth is left alone in the lakeside home he built for her. Soon she begins to uncover her recently deceased husband's disturbing secrets.

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2021-07-15 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Rebecca Hall, Sarah Goldberg

Rating

rating icon 6.605
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    gotcha
  2. Ranked #2 for
    like Marrowbone
  3. Ranked #2 for
    psychologically horrifying

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The Night House trailer
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2 The Humans (2021)

Erik Blake has gathered three generations of his Pennsylvania family to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter’s apartment in lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside and eerie things start to go bump in the night, the group’s deepest fears are laid bare.

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2021-11-24 | Drama

Cast

Richard Jenkins, Jayne Houdyshell

Rating

rating icon 6.13
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    talky
  2. Ranked #1 for
    heavy dialogue
  3. Ranked #2 for
    bumping at night

Trailer

The Humans trailer
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3 Relic (2020)

When elderly mother Edna inexplicably vanishes, her daughter rushes to the family's decaying home, finding clues of her increasing dementia scattered around the house in her absence.

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2020-07-03 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Emily Mortimer, Bella Heathcote

Rating

rating icon 6.071
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slowly building up
  2. Ranked #1 for
    climactic ending
  3. Ranked #1 for
    deathly

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Relic trailer
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4 Us (2019)

Husband and wife Gabe and Adelaide Wilson take their kids to their beach house expecting to unplug and unwind with friends. But as night descends, their serenity turns to tension and chaos when some shocking visitors arrive uninvited.

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2019-03-14 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Lupita Nyong'o, Winston Duke

Rating

rating icon 6.97
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    with WTF moments
  2. Ranked #2 for
    illogical
  3. Ranked #4 for
    hyped up

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5 Impetigore (2019)

A woman inherits a house in her ancestral village, but she's unaware that members of the community have been trying to locate and kill her to remove the curse that has plagued them for years.

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2019-10-17 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Tara Basro, Ario Bayu

Rating

rating icon 6.679
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    creepy feeling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ominous mood
  3. Ranked #1 for
    creepy vibes

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Impetigore trailer
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6 Come True (2020)

Looking for an escape from her recurring nightmares, 18-year-old Sarah submits to a university sleep study, but soon realizes she's become the conduit to a frightening new discovery.

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2020-09-24 | Science Fiction / Horror

Cast

Julia Sarah Stone, Landon Liboiron

Rating

rating icon 5.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gloomy mood
  2. Ranked #1 for
    shadowy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    groggy

Trailer

Come True trailer
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7 The Hole in the Ground (2019)

Trying to escape her broken past, Sarah O’Neill is building a new life on the fringes of a backwood rural town with her young son Chris. A terrifying encounter with a mysterious neighbour shatters her fragile security, throwing Sarah into a spiralling nightmare of paranoia and mistrust, as she tries to uncover if the disturbing changes in her little boy are connected to an ominous sinkhole buried deep in the forest that borders their home.

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2019-03-01 | Horror

Cast

Seána Kerslake, James Quinn Markey

Rating

rating icon 5.632
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    left unexplained
  2. Ranked #2 for
    eerie
  3. Ranked #2 for
    creepy

Trailer

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8 Saint Maud (2020)

Having recently found God, self-effacing young nurse Maud arrives at a plush home to care for Amanda, a hedonistic dancer left frail from a chronic illness. When a chance encounter with a former colleague throws up hints of a dark past, it becomes clear there is more to sweet Maud than meets the eye.

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2020-10-09 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Morfydd Clark, Jennifer Ehle

Rating

rating icon 6.571
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fanaticism
  2. Ranked #1 for
    paranoid
  3. Ranked #1 for
    psychological character

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9 Brightburn (2019)

What if a child from another world crash-landed on Earth, but instead of becoming a hero to mankind, he proved to be something far more sinister?

Info

2019-05-09 | Horror / Science Fiction

Cast

Jackson A. Dunn, Elizabeth Banks

Rating

rating icon 6.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    evil incarnated
  2. Ranked #2 for
    evil character
  3. Ranked #3 for
    lack of character development

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Brightburn trailer
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10 The Inheritance (2020)

A woman's inheritance leads her to Eastern Europe to uncover a dark and disturbing family secret.

Info

2020-09-18 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Andrea Stefancikova, Natalia Ryumina

Rating

rating icon 3.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    too many unanswered questions
  2. Ranked #1 for
    left unanswered
  3. Ranked #2 for
    vigilant character

Trailer

The Inheritance trailer
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