Top rated movies with credible performance that have atmosphere of dread

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

1 The Dead Center (2019)

When a mysterious "John Doe" wakes up in a morgue and wanders into a psychiatric ward, a devoted doctor and curious medical examiner must slowly uncover dark and sinister secrets about the man that reveal a more horrifying truth than they could have ever imagined.

Info

2019-10-11 | Thriller / Horror

Cast

Shane Carruth, Poorna Jagannathan

Rating

rating icon 5.622
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    truly terrified
  2. Ranked #2 for
    source of evil
  3. Ranked #2 for
    convincing manner

Trailer

The Dead Center trailer
play button

2 The Stranger (2022)

Two strangers strike up a conversation on a long journey. One is a suspect in an unsolved missing person’s case and the other an undercover operative on his trail. Their uneasy friendship becomes the core of this tightly wrought thriller, which is based on the true story of one of the largest investigations and undercover operations in Australia.

Info

2022-10-06 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Joel Edgerton, Sean Harris

Rating

rating icon 6.145
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    brilliantly put together
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unrewarding
  3. Ranked #1 for
    utterly absorbing

Trailer

The Stranger trailer
play button

3 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.

Info

2021-07-15 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Rebecca Hall, Sarah Goldberg

Rating

rating icon 6.603
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

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

Trailer

The Night House trailer
play button

4 Censor (2021)

A film screener at the BBFC, who has earned an unsavory reputation for being the strictest censor of violent films, begins to spiral out of control after viewing a low budget horror movie with similarities to the disappearance of her sister.

Info

2021-06-11 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Niamh Algar, Michael Smiley

Rating

rating icon 5.818
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    artsy
  2. Ranked #1 for
    severe editing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    going bonkers

Trailer

Censor trailer
play button
download maimovie
Download
Maimovie Now

to discover other
99,118 similar movies

5 Watcher (2022)

As a serial killer stalks the city, Julia — a young actress who just moved to town with her husband — notices a mysterious stranger watching her from across the street.

Info

2022-06-03 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Maika Monroe, Karl Glusman

Rating

rating icon 6.5
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    building tension
  2. Ranked #1 for
    feeling of isolation
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sense of isolation

Trailer

Watcher trailer
play button

6 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.

Info

2019-03-01 | Horror

Cast

Seána Kerslake, James Quinn Markey

Rating

rating icon 5.632
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

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

Trailer

The Hole in the Ground trailer
play button

7 The Medium (2021)

A horrifying story of a shaman's inheritance in the Isan region of Thailand. But the goddess that appears to have taken possession of a family member turns out not to be as benevolent as it first appears.

Info

2021-07-14 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Narilya Gulmongkolpech, Sawanee Utoomma

Rating

rating icon 7.0
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    raving lunatic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    thrilling climax
  3. Ranked #1 for
    hooked start

Trailer

The Medium trailer
play button

8 What Josiah Saw (2021)

A family with buried secrets reunite at a farmhouse after two decades to pay for their past sins.

Info

2021-08-13 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Robert Patrick, Nick Stahl

Rating

rating icon 5.907
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    utterly convincing acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    above par
  3. Ranked #2 for
    completely believable

Trailer

What Josiah Saw trailer
play button

9 The Vanishing (2019)

Three lighthouse keepers on an uninhabited island off the coast of Scotland discover something that isn't theirs to keep.

Info

2019-01-04 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Gerard Butler, Peter Mullan

Rating

rating icon 5.734
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    barely intelligible
  2. Ranked #2 for
    begging the question
  3. Ranked #2 for
    psychological mystery

Trailer

The Vanishing trailer
play button

10 The Dry (2021)

Aaron Falk returns to his drought-stricken hometown to attend a tragic funeral. But his return opens a decades-old wound - the unsolved death of a teenage girl.

Info

2021-01-01 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Eric Bana, Genevieve O'Reilly

Rating

rating icon 6.813
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    world-class
  2. Ranked #2 for
    evocative
  3. Ranked #2 for
    totally absorbing

Trailer

The Dry trailer
play button

FAQ

According to the review analysis on Maimovie, movies in Top rated movies with credible performance that have atmosphere of dread list are rated as slowly building up">slowly building up, slow and steady">slow and steady, slow, psychological mystery, most effective, building suspense, sense of dread, eerie mood, building tension, with creep factors.
We collect all existing reviews on the web for all movies and proceed machine learning to calculate the A.I. ranking. It ranks the movies while automatically updating new information every week.
Using Taste search, Maimovie provides a unique system which helps you search for specific results through phrases that are collected from movie reviews and information from various movie databases. You can look for movies with phrases such as “adrenaline pumping movies” or “unexpected plot twist of all time.” The Maimovie application’s database covers movie information from all 540K+ movies and connects you to all 74+ available streaming services.