What is a thriller?Thriller is a broad genre of literature, film, and television programming thatuses suspense, tension and excitement as the main elements. Thrillers heavilystimulate the viewers moods giving them a high level of anticipation, ultra-heightened expectation, uncertainty, surprise, anxiety and/or terror. Thriller filmstend to be adrenaline-rushing, gritty, rousing and fast paces. . A thriller is villain-driven plot, whereby he or she presents obstacles that the hero must overcome.The aim for thrillers is to keep the audience alert and on the edge of their seats. Theprotagonist in these films is set against a problem – an escape, a mission, ora mystery. What is the purpose of a thriller? Is to make the audience always anxious on what might happen next and leave them in suspense with twist and turns in the thriller film.
TakenProtagonist: Liam NelsonAntagonist: Albanians A retired CIA agent travels across Europe and relies on his old skills to save his estranged daughter, who was kidnapped on a trip to Paris to be sold into prostitution.
I RobotsProtagonist: Will smithAntagonist: Robots In the year 2035 a techno-phobic cop investigates a crime that may have been perpetrated by a robot, which leads to a larger threat to humanity.
Phone boothProtagonist: StuartAntagonist: Man with thesniper Phone booth is about a slick new York publicist who picks up a ringing phone in a phone booth and is told that if he hangs up he’s dead, this makes the protagonist vulnerable, and also this all happens within a day which makes it a thriller.
Bourne legacy In The Bourne Legacy, AaronProtagonist: Bourne Cross, a member of a blackAntagonist: Treadstone ops program, whose agents are physically trained goes on the run. Once Bournes actions lead to the public exposure of Operation Treadstone. Bourne legacy is a thriller as he is a lone hero which means he is the protagonist. There are many things about Bourne that we don’t know and later find out in the movie, this keeps the audience attached as they don’t know what expect next. This is partly a thriller as all happens between two days
The bike ride is the protagonist and the man chasing him is the antagonist. The protagonist is very vanrauble in this movie as he is just a normal delivery boy who is just unlucky to be in this situation, it is a thriller as the movie is based in a day.