Human brain movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant human brain movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic, suspense and psychological films and TV shows about / with human brain, death, danger, murder, blood, brain, storytelling, chase, doctor and gun plots mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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human brain movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as human brain: Lucy (2014), Concussion (2015), Brain on Fire (2016), Dr. Brain (2021), The Dinner Party (2020), Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed (1969), Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995), Lucinda's Spell (1998), Terror Toons (2002), Assassin's Creed (2016).

List of human brain movies

Lucy (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Taiwan, Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman, accidentally caught in a dark deal, turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, surreal, philosophical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: intelligence, superhuman powers, tough girl, supernatural ability, mind control, telekinesis, telepathy, strong female lead, supernatural, experimental drug, human brain, strong female character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: taiwan, berlin germany, rome italy, new york, paris france ...
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Concussion (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro player and fought ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, realistic, serious, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: american football, sports injury, uncover truth, doctor, brain damage, professional sports, sport, sport team, threat, life is a bitch, athlete's life, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh, pennsylvania, california, africa
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Brain on Fire (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Susannah Cahalan, an up-and-coming journalist at the New York Post becomes plagued by voices in her head and seizures, causing a rapid descent into insanity.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, suspenseful, neurotic, medical drama
Plot: fighting illness, strong female lead, hospital, diagnosis, journalist, doctor, psychosis, female protagonist, newspaper reporter, catatonia, human brain, female journalist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
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Dr. Brain (2021)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: An emotional journey that follows a brain scientist who is obsessive about figuring out new technologies to access the consciousness and memories of the brain. His life goes sideways when his family falls victim to a mysterious accident, and he ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating
Plot: scientist, brain, memories, mad scientist, family tragedy, scientific experiment, experiment, tragic event, family problems, genius, mystery, human brain ...
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The Dinner Party (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A budding playwright and his wife attend a dinner party hosted by wealthy, cultural elites, who have promised to bankroll the writer's latest play to Broadway, but, in fact, have darker designs in mind for the couple.
Style: psychotronic, serious, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cannibalism, occult ritual, strong violent content, undercover, murder, decapitation, survival, crimes, secret place, necrophilia, revenge, ritual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed (1969)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Blackmailing a young couple to assist with his horrific experiments the Baron, desperate for vital medical data, abducts a man from an insane asylum. On route the abductee dies and the Baron and his assistant transplant his brain into a corpse. The ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak, psychological, scary ...
Plot: transplant, mad scientist, investigation, murder, frankenstein, mutant, disorder, psychopath, serial killer, escapades, supernatural ability, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
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Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a lawyer shows up at the vampire's doorstep, he falls prey to his charms and joins him in his search for fresh blood. Enter Dr. van Helsing, who may be the only one able to vanquish the count.
Style: parody, absurd, humorous, funny, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dracula, farce, vampire, hypnosis, supernatural, goofy hero, save the day, heroic mission, deadly creature, love, master villain, stupidity ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s, 1930s
Place: england, europe, transylvania, london, romania
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Lucinda's Spell (1998)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Something Magical Is In The Air...... Jason the last descendant of Merlin, must father a child on the eve of Beltane. A coven of the world's most powerful witches have gathered in New Orleans for a spell contest to determine who will bear his ...
Plot: tattooed woman, poker, female singer, human brain, male objectification, male star appears nude, costume party, bribe, street musician, interracial sex, talking bird, striptease ...
Place: new orleans
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Terror Toons (2002)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, chaos and mayhem, deadly creature, siblings relations, surgery, mad scientist, when the parents are away, magic show, electrocuted, electrocution, pizza delivery boy, hypnosis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Assassin's Creed (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, UK, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malta, Spain, Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor in 15th century Spain, Callum Lynch discovers he's a descendant of the secret 'Assassins' society. After gaining incredible knowledge and ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassin, secret society, adventure, time travel, parkour, brotherhood, memory, assassination, sent to the past, secret identity, chase, warrior ...
Time: 15th century, year 1986, 2010s, year 2016, 80s ...
Place: spain, london, madrid, texas
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Terror Toons 2 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: brain transplant, killer doll, superhero, superheroine, electrocution, clown, electrocuted, devil, cartoon mouse, birthday, human brain, teeth ...
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Solace (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A psychic doctor, John Clancy, works with an FBI special agent in search of a serial killer.
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, suspense, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, psychic, psychology, investigation, police investigation, supernatural, fbi, murder, chase, crimes, premonition, brutality ...
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The Machine (1994)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This deftly made French psychological thriller terrifies with its exploration of an experiment gone horribly wrong. Dr. Marc Lacroix, a psychiatrist specializing in brain functions, is obsessed with the link between mind and spirit. To find his link ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, rough, suspense ...
Plot: mad scientist, psychopath, experiment gone awry, switching roles, obsession, disorder, chaos, crimes, brutality, time travel, mentally unstable, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france
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A Cat in the Brain (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A horror film director is stalked by a mad psychiatrist/serial killer bent on killing people to model the killings after the director's gory death scenes from his movies.
Style: slasher, scary, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, prostitute, pig, orgy, cat, insanity, evil doctor, mate swapping, haunted by the past, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, rome italy
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The Death of Stalin (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Belgium, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When tyrannical dictator Joseph Stalin dies in 1953, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to become the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweebish Georgy Malenkov, the wily Nikita Khrushchev and Lavrenti Beria ...
Style: satirical, parody, banned film, political comedy
Plot: political satire, socialism, josef stalin, repression, military, death, dictator, chaos, power struggle, funeral, satire, political intrigue ...
Time: 50s, year 1964, year 1949, year 1956, year 1953
Place: ussr, russia, siberia, moscow russia
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Computer Killers (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following his forced retirement from an appalling rock band, Jason decides to vacation at Brittlehouse Manor, a health farm run by the leather-gloved, ex-Nazi scientist Dr. Storm. Along the way, Jason meets Judy, also on her way to Brittlehouse ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, scary, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, hospital, survival, mind control, experiment gone awry, mental illness, violence, on the run, laboratory, mad doctor, midget ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england
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The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Father and son coroners receive a mysterious unidentified corpse with no apparent cause of death. As they attempt to examine the beautiful young "Jane Doe," they discover increasingly bizarre clues that hold the key to her terrifying ...
Style: dark, scary, suspense, bad ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural horror, morgue, autopsy, supernatural, witch, dead woman, corpse, supernatural power, evil power, crematorium, mysterious death, murder ...
Place: new england, london
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You Are a Widow, Sir (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a soldier cuts off the arm of king's cousin, king decides to deactivate the army. Of course, generals don't like it at all and they try to kill the king. The assassin should be artificial body in the shape of actress Evelina Keleti ...
Style: experimental, parody, psychotronic, absurd, cult film ...
Plot: switching bodies, fictitious kingdom, transsexual, planning, beer, cow, dead woman, dual role, cabriolet, bondage, delivery man, female objectification ...
Place: central europe
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The Garden of Sinners – Chapter 5: Paradox Spiral (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the middle of October 1998, Enjou Tomoe is attacked by bullies from his old school and saved by Ryougi Shiki. He asks her to hide him at her place and admits that he killed someone. Several days after the incident there are still no broadcasts ...
Style: psychotronic, disturbing, captivating, suspense, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: supernatural, psychopath, surrealism, sociopath, paranoia, teenage boy, murder, flash forward, disturbed individual, nightmare comes true, bloodbath, disturbed person ...
Place: london, big ben london
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Get Out (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Chris and his girlfriend Rose go upstate to visit her parents for the weekend. At first, Chris reads the family's overly accommodating behavior as nervous attempts to deal with their daughter's interracial relationship, but as the weekend ...
Style: twist ending, psychological, surprise ending, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: racism, interracial romance, hypnosis, cult, african american, psycho, secrets, brainwashing, survival, missing person, interracial relations, secret society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brooklyn new york city, new york
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Unspeakable (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A flawed attempt to map the mind of a brutal serial killer leads to a horrifying battle for survival in director Thomas Wright's visceral thriller. Despite vocal objections from Warden Blakely (Dennis Hopper), prison psychologist Diana Purlow ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary
Plot: serial killer, electric chair, prison, statutory rape, prison warden, mind game, race against time, psychologist, confined, prison life, false accusation, mind control ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, mexico
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Robot Stories (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four stories including: "My Robot Baby," in which a couple must care for a robot baby before adopting a human child; "The Robot Fixer," in which a mother tries to connect with her dying son; "Machine Love," in which an ...
Style: futuristic, melancholic, enigmatic, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: androids and robots, adoption, family life, parents and children, society, estrangement, human nature, alternate universe, immortality, family relations, dying, technology ...
Time: future, 80s, 90s, 2000s
Place: tokyo, japan
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Puppet Master II (1990)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The puppets return, this time they hunt some Paranormal Researchers to take their brain fluid for the dead/living puppet master, Andre Toulon
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, puppet, zombie, supernatural, monster, supernatural ability, rivalry, heroes, escapades, crimes, good versus evil, revenge ...
Time: 90s, year 1912, 1910s
Place: cairo egypt, egypt
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Pi (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The debut film from Darren Aronofsky in which a mathematical genius Maximilian Cohen discovers a link in the connection between numbers and reality and thus believes he can predict the future.
Style: mind bending, surreal, atmospheric, psychological, cerebral ...
Plot: insanity, paranoia, mathematics, rabbi, mathematician, obsession, alienation, neighbor, delusion, surveillance, code, loner ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
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My American Uncle (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Prof. Henri Laborit uses the stories of the lives of three people to discuss behaviorist theories of survival, combat, rewards and punishment, and anxiety. René is a technical manager at a textile factory and must face the anxiety caused by ...
Style: witty, clever, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: island, psychology, reward, mouse, bittersweet, punishment, social climbing, couples, friends, friendship, introspection, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, year 1977
Place: france, europe, paris france, brittany
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The Gorgon (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In the early 20th century a village experienced a series of inexplicable murders. All the victims were young men who had been to stone. The perpetrator of these deaths was a being so repulsive that she transformed the onlooker using the power of her ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary, psychological ...
Plot: village, mystery, supernatural, greek mythology, village life, crimes, ghost, stalking, investigation, mystery killer, greek, turned to stone ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, 20th century
Place: germany
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The Goddess of 1967 (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A rich young Japanese man travels to Australia with the intention of buying a Citroën DS car (the goddess of the film's title - nicknamed the Déesse, after its initials in French, déesse being French for "goddess") that he has ...
Style: serious, stylized, road movie, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: on the road, couples, self discovery, obsessive quest, romance, unlikely partners, sexual abuse, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, car, child abuse, murder ...
Time: 90s, future, year 1967
Place: australia, japan, asia, tokyo
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Fantastic Voyage (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The science of miniaturization has been unlocked, and the army has big plans. But when a scientist carrying the secret of the process is injured in a surprise attack, a life-threatening blood clot puts him into a coma. Now, a team of adventurers ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: double agent, submarine, space and aliens, coma, rescue, assassination attempt, military, doctor, security, race against time, scuba diver, shrinking ...
Time: 60s, contemporary, future
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The Butterfly Effect (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young man struggles to access sublimated childhood memories. He finds a technique that allows him to travel back into the past, to occupy his childhood body and change history. However, he soon finds that every change he makes has unexpected ...
Style: psychological, mind bending, philosophical, non-linear, dramatic ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, life philosophy, time loop, child abuse, supernatural ability, psychology, suicide, alternate reality, memory, bully, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa
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The Devil's Rock (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Set in the Channel Islands on the eve of D Day, two Kiwi commandos, sent to destroy German gun emplacements to distract Hitler's forces away from Normandy, discover a Nazi occult plot to unleash demonic forces to win the war.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, island, deadly creature, supernatural, sacrifice, military, world war two, black magic, demon, ritual, occult, succubus ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1944
Place: europe, france, new zealand
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