Best Telugu Suspense Thriller Movies Of 2019 | Must Watch Telugu Suspense Movies Of 2019


Tollywood produces a maximum number of suspense thriller movies every year. At least, 2 to 3 suspense thriller movies occupy place in the top 20 hit  Telugu movies. The year 2019 has witnessed an increase in the number of suspense movies in telugu. While nearly 35 suspense movies released in the year 2019, 6 out of these 9 telugu movies were declared hit at the tollywood box office.

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Best Telugu Suspense Thriller Movies Of 2019


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Best Telugu Suspense Thriller Movies Of 2019 | Must Watch Telugu Suspense Movies Of 2019

  1. Agent Sai Srinivasa Athreya
  2. Evaru
  3. Rakshasudu
  4. 118
  5. Matthu Vadalara
  6. Kalki
  7. Arjun Suravaram
  8. Ninu Veedani Needanu Nene
  9. Viswamitra

The year 2019 has delivered large number of suspense thriller hit movies in Tollywood. Based on box office result and audience's interest, these are the must watch Telugu Suspense Thriller Movies of 2019.

1. Agent Sai Srinivasa Athreya


The movie was directed by Swaroop RSJ and was produced by Rahul Yadav Nakka. Naveen Polishetty and Shruti Sharma made their debut through "Agent Sai Srinivasa Athreya" movie. Agent Sai Srinivasa Athreya stands at first position in the list of Best Telugu Suspense Thriller Movies of 2019 . The movie was made on a very low budget of  Rs 1.5 crores and collected Rs 17.5 crores at the box office.



IMDB Rating: 8.5/10.0
Release Date: June 21, 2019
Cast: Naveen Polishetty, Shruthi Sharma, Ambareesha Appaji, Krishneswara Rao, S Raja Gopalan and others.

Box Office Verdict: Super Hit

"Agent Sai Srinivasa Athreya" is available on Amazon Prime. 

πŸ‘‰ The profits were ten times that of the investment made on the film.
πŸ‘‰ Makers have planned for a sequel to this movie.

2. Evaru


"Evaru" is a crime thriller that is adapted from Spanish movie "The Invisible Guest". Evaru was directed by Venkat Ramji under PVP banner. Adivi Sesh, known for donning roles in best suspense movies continues his success at the tollywood box office with this crime thriller.



IMDB Rating: 8.0/10.0
Release Date: August 15, 2019
Cast: Adivi Sesh, Regina Cassandra, Naveen Chandra, Murali Sharma, Raja Ravindra, Pavithra Lokesh and others.
Budget: Rs 12 Crores
Box Office: Rs 35 Crores

Box Office Verdict: Super Hit

"Evaru" is available on Amazon Prime. 

πŸ‘‰ "Evaru" scores over it's Hindi counterpart "Badla" for tight and gripping narration.

3. Rakshasudu


This Telugu psychological suspense thriller movie is an official remake of Tamil blockbuster movie Ratchasan. This suspense thriller movie was directed by Ramesh Verma and music was composed by Gibran.





IMDB Rating: 8.4/10.0
Release Date: August 2, 2019
Cast: Bellamkonda Sai Srinivas, Anupama Parameswaran, Rajeev Kanakala, Keshav Deepak and others.
Budget: Rs 12 crores
Box Ooffice: Rs 28 crores

Box Office verdict: Super Hit

"Rakshasudu" is available on SUN Nxt and Idea Movies App. 

πŸ‘‰ Bellamkonda Sai Srinivas gets his first hit through this movie.

4. 118


118 is a suspense thriller movie which has connectivity between the hero's dreams and the real life incidents that take place. While Nandamuri Kalyan Ram played as the antogonist, Shalini Pandey played as the leading lady. Other cast includes Nivetha Thomas, Prabhas Sreenu, Nasser, Rajeev Kanakala and others. The movie 118 was directed by K V Guhan and was produced by Koneru Mahesh.





IMDB Rating: 7.1/10.0
Release Date: March 01, 2019
Budget: Rs 7 crores
Box Office: Rs 18 crores

Box Office Verdict: Hit

118 is available on SUN Nxt, Idea Movies App And MX Player. 

πŸ‘‰ An unexpected hit at the tollywood box office.


5. Mathu Vadalara


Matthu Vadalara is a new age suspense thriller Telugu movie with enough comedy. The trolling comedy track on TV serials runs in parallel to main stream suspense track. The main stream story revolves around the drug supply.

IMDB Rating: 8.3/10.0
Release Date: December 25, 2019
Cast: Sri Simha, Satya, Naresh Agastya, Brahmaji, Vennela Kishore, Vidyulleka Raman, Ajay and others.
Budget: 6.5 crores
Box office: 16 crores

Box office Verdict: Hit

"Mathu Vadalara" is available on Amazon Prime. 


πŸ‘‰ The movie introduced younger generation from Keeravani / Rajamouli family.

6. Kalki


Kalki was one of the much awaited suspense thriller movies of 2019. This story was originally intented for a web series. The director Prashant Verma had taken eight months to make changes to the script.
Even though the movie has good number of twists, they fail to carry the intensity. Exploring large number of twists in less time destroyed the story telling.

Director: Prashant Verma
Producer: C Kalyan
Release Date: June 28, 2019
Cast: Raha Sekhar, Adah Sharma, Rahul Rama Krishna, Nanditha Swetha, Poojitha Ponnada, Asutosh Rana, Nasser, Jaya Prakash, Scarlett Melish and others.
Budget: 11 crores
Box office: 7 crores

Box office Verdict: Flop

"Kalki" is available on SUN Nxt and Idea Movies App. 

πŸ‘‰ A web series plot mishandled.

7. Arjun Suravaram


"Arjun Suravaram" is an official remake of Tamil movie "Kanithan". The movie got good reviews and was received well by the audience.

IMDB Rating: 7.2/10.0
Director: T Santosh
Release Date: November 29, 2019
Cast: Nikhil Siddarth, Lavanya Tripaati, Satya, Vennela Kishore, Tarun Arora, Posani Krishna Murali, Nagineedu, Vidyullekha Raman and others.
Budget: 17 crores
Box office: 23 crores

Box office Verdict: Hit

"Arjun Suravaram" is available on AHA Telugu movies app. 

πŸ‘‰ This movie was in news for not getting theatres for release. When the movie faced tough time in getting released (due to Nikhil Siddarth supporting a political party), Megastar Chiranjeevi came to rescue and managed to get it released.

8. Ninu Veedani Needanu Nene


"Ninu Veedani Needanu Nenu" is a Telugu suspense thriller movie directed by Caarthik Raju. The story revolves around a young couple's life getting affected by a murdered couple. This movie was also released as "Kannadi" in Tamil.

IMDB Rating: 5.9/10.0
Director: Caarthik Raju
Release Date: July 12, 2019
Cast: Sandeep Kishan, Anya Singh, Vennela Kishore, Murali Sharma, Posani Krishna Murali.

Box office Verdict: Average

"Ninu Veedani Needanu Nene" is available on Amazon Prime.


9. Viswamitra


Viswamitra is a low budget Telugu suspense movie which is based on some true events that occured in America and New Zealand. This was also released in Tamil with some changes.

viswamitra is a must watch suspense thriller Telugu movies of 2019 | 2020 Telugu movies | 2019 Telugu hit movies
Viswamitra is truely a must watch Telugu Suspense Movie


Director: Raaja Kiran
Release Date: June 14
Cast: Nanditha Raj, Satyam Rajesh, Prasanna, Asuthosh Rana, Venkatesh and others.

Box office Verdict: Average

"Viswamitra" is available on Zee5 app. 

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πŸ‘‰ This low budget movie is estimated to have earned 4 times it's investment through all sources.

The other telugu suspense thriller movies that got a decent viewership includes Telugu/Tamil bilinguals "Game Over", "7 Seven", and Telugu movies "Krishna Rao Supermarket", "Kathanam" and "Avunu 2".


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