Best Thriller Movies of 1996: Unwrapped Official Best 1996 Thriller Films

Top 10 Thriller Movies Ranked 1996 You Must Watch

Unwrapped’s Offical 10 Best Thriller Movies of 1996 list is finally here (I know it’s been too long). At Unwrapped, we have had the entire team, which part of the employment criteria is a love of movies, make a list of The 10 Best Thriller Movies of 1996. We then put our heads together for over six months and have come up with what I believe are the most significant, most watchable Thriller Movies of 1996. Ultimately this is my opinion, and I am open to feedback; however, I am pretty sure any true movie fan will agree with me. (Yes, that’s designed to irritate you, so you comment.)

Best Thriller Movies of 1996


Fargo (1996)

R | 1h 38min | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 5 April 1996 (USA)

IMDb Rating: 8.1/10


Twister (1996)

PG-13 | 1h 53min | Action, Adventure, Thriller | 10 May 1996 (USA)

IMDb Rating: 6.4/10

The Rock

The Rock (1996)

R | 2h 16min | Action, Adventure, Thriller | 7 June 1996 (USA)

IMDb Rating: 7.4/10

The Cable Guy

The Cable Guy (1996)

PG-13 | 1h 36min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller | 14 June 1996 (USA)

IMDb Rating: 6.1/10


Eraser (1996)

R | 1h 55min | Action, Drama, Thriller | 21 June 1996 (USA)

IMDb Rating: 6.1/10

Broken Arrow

Broken Arrow (1996)

R | 1h 48min | Action, Adventure, Thriller | 9 February 1996 (USA)

IMDb Rating: 6.0/10

Executive Decision

Executive Decision (1996)

R | 2h 13min | Action, Adventure, Thriller | 15 March 1996 (USA)

IMDb Rating: 6.4/10


Fear (1996)

R | 1h 37min | Drama, Thriller | 12 April 1996 (USA)

IMDb Rating: 6.2/10

The Arrival

The Arrival (1996)

PG-13 | 1h 55min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller | 31 May 1996 (USA)

IMDb Rating: 6.2/10

City Hall

City Hall (1996)

R | 1h 51min | Drama, Thriller | 16 February 1996 (USA)

IMDb Rating: 6.2/10

10 Best Thriller Movies of 1996

So there you have it, these are my 10 Best Thriller Movies of 1996. I hope you enjoyed the list and look forward to hearing from you and seeing your favourite movies from this year. I hope there are some I have not seen as I love a hidden gem.

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Dave Peterson

Dave Peterson Passion for adventure and sharing his life long journey with as many others as possible. "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." HENRY S. HASKINS

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