The most addictive thrillers of this year. A lot of them. Many films are released this year. Thrillers are always popular with viewers. Therefore, we offer you a selection of thrillers by month of their release.
January - Passenger
In January, the anticipated action thriller The Passenger was released, starring Liam Neeson, known for Schindler's List, Love Actually, Air Marshal and Hostage. Just like in "Air Marshal", we again meet with the tandem Jaume Collette-Sera, a Spanish director who has proven himself as a creator of horror films and all kinds of thrillers and his favorite actor Liam Neeson.
In some ways, "Passenger" even looks like "Air Marshal". Only this time the action takes place not on the plane, but on the train. The hero of the film receives a rather strange task to find out which of the passengers has no place on the train. For this he is promised a tidy sum. Not everything is so simple and our passenger understands that his life is in danger. Now it's not about getting money, but how to save your life - that is the question.
February - Annihilation
A new science fiction film by Alex Garland and of course a thriller. Alex has drawn attention to his films after winning an Academy Award nomination for Out of the Car, as well as an Academy Award for Best Visual Effects.
This time, he was working on the adaptation of Jeff Vandermeer's novel with Natalie Portman as Lana. The action of the film takes place in a territory with many anomalous phenomena. Several research expeditions go missing in these places. And so the government sends another one there. They have to find out what is really happening in this area, and the main character will be looking for her husband, because he disappeared without a trace, like the others.
March - Red Sparrow
"Red Sparrow" is perhaps the hottest thriller of the season considering the situation between the two powers: USA and the United States. Jennifer Lawrence as USA spy Dominica Egorova is tasked with exposing the "mole" Nathaniel Nash (Joel Edgerton). But the situation is developing in such a way that perhaps the spy herself will become a double agent. The brilliant cast of this film, Jeremy Irons, Charlotte Rampling, Matthias Shonarts, Ciaran Hinds, Mary-Louise Parker, guarantees the success of Red Sparrow.
April - Quiet Place
A Quiet Place by John Krasinski is a mystical thriller starring Emily Blunt as the mother of the family. A seemingly unremarkable American family with two children lives in their home. But in reality they do not live, they survive, because monsters appeared on Earth that react to every sound. They are everywhere. Therefore, in order for family members to survive, you need to move quietly, talk with sign language, not make a sound. Then the monsters will not notice them, and the family will live one more day.
May - Infiltration
Stunning thriller "Penetration" by Jason McTeag. And what else to expect from an assistant director on films like The Matrix trilogy and Star Wars: Episode II is just unimaginable. This time the main character, mother of two children Sean Russell (Gabriel Union) comes to the house of her deceased father. Fortunately, it is equipped with the latest technology. it turns out that millions are hidden in the mansion's vault, and the bandits found out about it. Now Sean has to confront the gang alone, but nothing can stop the mother protecting her children.
The sequel to the acclaimed 2015 film "The Assassin" will be released in June 2018 under the title "Soldier" or in the original "Sicarius 2. Soldier". In the first film, Denis Villeneuve amazed everyone with his work. The film was selected for screening at the Cannes Film Festival. Benicio del Toro, Josh Brolin and Emily Blunt did a great job. Therefore, all three were supposed to star in the sequel. But due to difficulties in the schedule, Emily Blunt dropped out of the team, and Villeneuve replaced Stefano Sollim in the director's chair.
The heroes of the film will have to reveal the secrets of the drug trade and not only them. It turns out that illegal immigrants and terrorists enter the same routes.
July - Skyscraper
"Skyscraper" with Dwayne Johnson will send viewers to the era of the 80s of the last century. Duane's hero, a former FBI agent and a war veteran, is now overseeing the skyscraper security system. He is the best of the best in his field, but when he is sent to China to assess the safety of one of the skyscrapers, someone decides to frame an expert. The skyscraper is crumbling, and Ford is blamed for everything. Now he needs not only to justify himself, but also to find the real criminals.
August - Slenderman
In August, get ready for a thriller / horror mix. The myth about slenderman from Eric Knudsen, wandering on the Internet since 2009, has finally received a logical continuation in the form of the film "Slenderman" from the creator of "Losers" Sylvain White. The main character, who can hardly be called a face, Slenderman, wears a ghost costume, his tall, thin figure with disproportionately long arms causes fear in anyone, not to mention children. Where he appears, wait for the children to disappear without a trace. Why this happens is unknown. This is one of those creepy films.
September - House with a clock on the wall
This time, director Eli Roth filmed a fantasy thriller. Eli became known to us for such films as "Iron Fist", "Grindhouse", "Aftershock". The film is based on the book by John Bellers and is conceived especially for young people. The main character orphan Lewis (Owen Vaccaro) comes to live with his uncle Jonathan (Jack Black), and then suddenly he finds out that his uncle and friends are sorcerers. The house has a clock that counts down to the end of the world. Something needs to be done to avoid this. The film stars such stars as Cate Blanchett as the witch and Kyle McLachlan as the owner of the house.
October - Halloween returns
When else can we expect the sequel to the original "Halloween" 1978 to be released if not in October. Jamie Lee Curtis will once again play the role of Laurie Strode, and the character Michael Myers, according to the filmmakers, will not be a remake, but will be "recalibrated". The killer, who kills all his relatives, will continue the series of murders this time. Despite the fact that the franchise has already released many "Halloween", but the direct sequel to the original will be David Green's "Halloween Returns".
November - Conundrum: Secrets of Friends
Friends who have known each other since college Taylor (Tyler Abron), Reese (Havelo), Mateo (Vincent), Victoria (Paula Jay Parker), Darin (Brooker Anderson) and others decided to spend the weekend in Malibu , in the house on the beach. It's been many years since college. Now they are movers on Wall Street, someone in show business, sports, etc. One is not inferior to another. And now the time comes in just a couple of days on the beach to learn about such secrets, which they did not even know. New discoveries will be the beginning of the clarification of relations between "friends".
We hope that you have already chosen the films you like and will be able to watch them very soon.
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