Who doesn't a love murder-mystery thriller? A bloody crime-scene and an ingenious detective finding for clues and the murderers is all that is needed at the end of a tiring day while slouched on the sofa. Most of us grew up reading Agatha Christie's gripping whodunit stories and slowly progressed to other writers. Some of her films made it as film and tv adaptations. But there are several other whodunits as well which are all streaming on OTT platforms right now. We have made a list of thrillers that are under 90 minutes more or less, which will definitely keep you on the edge of your seats.
An idealistic and prim teacher is cornered into a corner and hassled by a student who he gives a B+ on a term paper. The teacher is then led astray on a hideously disorienting path by the student who is desperate for an A+. It may not be as scary, but will definitely keep you on the edge of your seat for less than 90 minutes.
2) Bad Match
Think meeting people online for dating and flings is fun? Well, this movie will make you think twice about swiping anyone right on a dating app. A playboy finds himself in a whole lot of trouble when he finally meets a woman who he met on a dating app.The movie will also make you what happens when you treat people like playthings.
3) The Forest
A couple from a big city are on vacation in the Indian jungle to fix their troubled marriage. However, they soon realise that their visit to the jungle will not be welcomed by a man-eating leopard who is on the prowl for human flesh. The movie is almost a decade old, but nevertheless is scary enough to send chills down your spine.
An executive fires over 100 employees, only to invite wrath of someone who clearly has some connection with the supernatural. The executive is then plagued by strange and mysterious events. This film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival and is one of the underrated horror films.
In a massive, mysterious chamber, 50 strangers awaken to find themselves trapped with no memory of how they got there. Organized in an inward-facing circle and unable to move, they quickly learn that every two minutes, one of them is executed by a strange device in the center of the room. Soon they realize that, as a group, they have the power to decide who will be the next to be killed by vote. But how can they choose who deserves to die?
6) The Silence
When the world is under attack from terrifying creatures who hunt their human prey by sound, 16-year old Ally Andrews, who lost her hearing at 13, and her family seek refuge in a remote haven. But they discover a sinister cult who are eager to exploit Ally's heightened senses.
7) True Story
A man arrested for murdering his wife and kids, lives under the assumed identity of a reporter. After getting arrested he meets the reporter and thereon ensues a drama of mind-games. This film opened at the Sundance Film Festival and is based on a 'true story'.
8) Secret Obsession
Newlywed Jennifer is brutally attacked at a dark rest stop and loses her memory, including that of her assault. Her husband, takes her to a mountain lodge for her to recover, but that is not what his plans are. A Detective on the trail of her assault and that of his daughters realises that there are similarities in both the cases and that the husband is definitely hiding something.
A young waitress engages in psychological and mindgames with the lonely man who abducts her, revealing the darkness lurking in each of them.
10) The Call
When a veteran 911 operator, Jordan takes a life-altering call from a teenage girl (Abigail Breslin) who has just been abducted, she realizes that she must confront a killer from her past in order to save the girl's life.