10 Best Movies About Secrets

Monday, November 29 by Sidney Johns

The 10 best movies about secrets are those whose plots leave us guessing to the very end. When a secret is kept hidden throughout an entire movie, the audience is often left siting on the edge of their seats trying to figure out what the movie is keeping hid.

  1. "Don't Say a Word" Topping the list of best movies about secrets is the thriller starring Martin Sheen. The story of a girl thought to be insane twists and turns to reveal that the young girl's silence is not brought on by mental disorders, but a secret involving her murdered father.
  2. "The Crying Game" On the list of best movies about secrets, this flick about sexuality cannot be omitted. As the main character falls in love, he must decide what do to when his lover's sexual secret is finally revealed.
  3. "The Village" This thriller makes the list of best movies about secrets. The viewer is left in the dark about the reality of the primitive village in the woods until a member ventures out into modern society.
  4. "A Nightmare on Elmstreet" This horror classic makes the list of best movies about secrets. The teens are blown off as delusional until a mother reveals the horrible secret of burning Freddie Krueger alive in a fiery furnace.
  5. "The Wicker Man" This mystery flick makes the list of best movies about secrets. When a detective searches for answers on a missing girl, the peaceful island village reveals horrible secrets of human sacrifice.
  6. "Hot Fuzz" This entry on the list of best movies about secrets involves a man discovering the dirty secret of the perfect place to live. Crime rates really stay low when the government kills off the criminals.
  7. "Children of the Corn" This horror film makes the list of best movies about secrets. Why are the children all alone? Why are there no adults around? Because the religiously fanatic children have killed them all, and you're next.
  8. "Soylent Green" The ending of this movie puts it on the list of best movies about secrets. You never expect the line "Soylent Green is people" throughout the entire movie.
  9. "The Island of Dr. Moreau" This sci-fi feature makes the list of best movies about secrets. As the main character falls in love with a beautiful girl on a strange island, it is revealed that her origin is less than human.
  10. "Fried Green Tomatoes" Rounding out the list of best movies about secrets is the chick flick about friendship. When the plot all comes together at the end, we discover that the loveable story teller is actually the subject of the tales.
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  1. November 29, 2010 10:15 am

    Guest

    Erm… Hitchcock’s “The Lady Vanishes”?