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The 50 Best Thrillers

Here they are. Not this one. That would be thriller, singular. We're talking about thrillers, the action genre's brainer little brother, and the subject of the tenth and final installment in our Definitive Men's Movie Collection. Like actions, thrillers get your blood pumping, though they use more subtle tactics -- suspense over pyrotechnics. We've heard it said that with thrillers, you don't need to pay for your whole seat -- just the edge. That's silly, because most theaters make you pay for your whole seat regardless, but we understand the sentiment. Have we saved the best for last? You decide.

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Contagion

Contagion is a germophobe’s worst nightmare. Director Steven Soderbergh and his usual team tackle a well-worn niche, ploughed by titles like Outbreak, to create a pandemic horror story that will leave most viewers running to stockpile Purell and hesitant to

Yeah, He's Still Got It

Harry Brown Blu-ray

A long time has passed since Get Carter, but catching Sir Michael Caine as the star of Harry Brown ($22) couldn't help but get us excited. It may not