Everyone love twist endings. But that twist ending make you re-think the whole movie in a different and may be mind bending way, and that’s what we love about twists.We have prepared this random ordered list of the best twist endings in movie history.
A Twist is a plot device that changes a perceived reality of the movie in an important way.
The Usual Suspects (1995)
A boat has been destroyed, criminals are dead, and the key to this mystery lies with the only survivor and his twisted, convoluted story beginning with five career crooks in a seemingly random police lineup. Starring Kevin Spacey, the movie is considered as one of the best twist ending.
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The Prestige (2006)
A Christopher Nolan drama between two rivalry magicians.The plot is so detailed and complete and open to interpretation, you can discuss it for weeks. Robert Angier (Hugh Jackman) is tricked into thinking that he got a hold of Alfred Borden (Christian Bale) journal full of secrets. But it all ends up in a twisted way.
The secret impresses no one. The trick you use it for is everything.
Fight Club (1999)
Oh, What a movie ! A lonely, isolated young professional (Edward Norton) who real name is never disclosed in the whole movie seeks an escape from his tiresome existence with the help of a devil-may-care soap maker Tyler Durden played by Brad Pitt.
This is your life and it’s ending one minute at a time.
Primal Fear (1996)
Edward Norton starrer courtroom thriller, where Richard Gere comes to the defense of a seemingly innocent and kind altar boy accused of brutally murdering a priest but the actual the truth is buried several layers deep.
Shutter Island (2010)
This movie will challenge you psychologically and definitely holds your attention all the way through the end. It is unpredictable and the director Martin Scorsese has turned the plot line on to his viewer. Two men arrive at Shutter Island to investigate the escape of Rachel Solando, a criminally insane patient who has mysteriously escaped from the prison.
Again a David Fincher thriller with a great cast and a so called villain (Kevin Spacey), who remains elusive until he conveniently decides to show up for one of the most disturbing twist endings ever. Two detectives, a rookie and a veteran, hunt a serial killer villian who uses the seven deadly sins as his modus operandi.
The Sixth Sense (1999)
A boy who communicates with spirits that don’t know they’re dead seeks the help of a disheartened child psychologist. This is an incredibly powerful film with a story of one frightened little boy you will never forget.
Donnie Darko (2001)
A troubled teenager named Donnie Darko (Jake Gyllenhaal) is plagued by visions of a large bunny rabbit that manipulates him to commit a series of crimes, after narrowly escaping a bizarre accident. The story is very much thought provoking.
Why are you wearing that stupid man suit?
Alfred Hitchcock’s classic thriller which is also known one of the best horror movies of all time. This movies features the famous Janet Leigh’s shower scene. She steals money from her employer’s client, goes on the run and checks into a remote motel run by a young man Norman Bates (Anthony Perkins) under the domination of his mother.
Mulholland Dr. (2001)
No one really knows what David Lynch’s movie is actually about, that leaves you with your own interpretation. After a car wreck on the winding Mulholland Drive renders a woman amnesiac, she and a perky Hollywood-hopeful search for clues and answers across Los Angeles in a twisting venture beyond dreams and reality.
It’ll be just like in the movies. Pretending to be somebody else.
That’s enough for now. Hope you enjoyed it. Did we miss your favorite movie. Let us know in comments.