Wrongfully committed movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant wrongfully committed movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, suspense and sexy films and TV shows about / with wrongfully committed, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, confined, murder, deadly, escape, rivalry and mental institution plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, France, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as wrongfully committed: Gothika (2003), Angels of the Universe (2000), Committed (2011), Very Well, Thank You (2007), Those Were the Days (2014), Prison Heat (1993), Glass Lips (2007), Monarch Cove (2006), Storm Catcher (1999), 13 Dead Men (2003).

List of wrongfully committed movies

 5.8
 112K
Gothika (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a car crash, a criminal psychologist (Halle Berry) comes to, only to find that she's a patient in the same mental institution that currently employs her. It seems she's been accused of murdering her husband -- but she has no memory ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, mental illness, investigation, mental institution, serial killer, mystery, psychiatrist, supernatural, mind game, protagonist as suspect, false accusation, crazy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, new hampshire
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Angels of the Universe (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Iceland, Norway, Germany, Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of an Icelandic man and his slow descent into madness. Along his journey he meets Dagný, the initial cause of his breakdown. Other people he meets in the asylum have been committed for various reasons, such as signing cheques for Adolf ...
Style: psychological, touching, captivating, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: mental illness, schizophrenia, suicide, losing-it hero, mentally unstable, youth, wrongfully committed, dark humor, mental institution, artists and showbiz, misfit, dumped ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, iceland
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 5.3
 338
Committed (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Dr. Dupont arrives at a mental facility to apply for a staff position. World famous Dr. Quilly interviews her, and has her sign papers. She is thrilled to get the job, and is shown her room. However, confusion with her room being on the same floor ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, uncover truth, mentally unstable, doctors and patients, rescue, rehabilitation, wrongfully committed, suicide, custody, village life, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
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Very Well, Thank You (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The tough lives of two ordinary individuals: Alex, an accountant and his wife Béatrice, a taxi driver.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, biting, suspense
Plot: life turned upside down, life is a bitch, fighting the system, injustice, society, wrongfully committed, satire, loss of job, husband wife relationship, mental institution, taxi driver, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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Those Were the Days (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Dutch football team has just released the heroic World Cup final lost to archrival West Germany. The whole country is in mourning and Jaap Kooijman throws out of sheer frustration the brand new TV out the window. This event is the prelude to an ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: buddies, friends, confined, nothing goes right, wrongfully committed, hippie, disorder, yoga, volkswagen bus, female director
Time: 70s, year 1974, 20th century
Place: holland
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 4.1
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Prison Heat (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four American babes on vacation in the Middle East run into trouble when they are imprisoned by corrupt army officials and that's where the fun begins.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: women's prison, false accusation, prison, injustice, crimes, sexual relations, frame up, life is a bitch, confined, law enforcement, wrongfully committed, prison life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: turkey
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 5.6
 225
Glass Lips (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This dialog-free film, originally presented as 33 short films, is an experimental, bizarre set of meditations and flashbacks of the grotesque.
Style: surreal, disturbing, atmospheric, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, estrangement, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, dull life, doctors and patients, wrongfully committed, homecoming, dysfunctional family, mentally unstable, child abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 7.1
 120
Monarch Cove (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Monarch Cove is a prime time telenovela that premiered on Lifetime Television on November 4, 2006. It ran for 14 episodes, ending on December 16, 2006.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: starting over, destructive relationship, family problems, dishonesty, homecoming, wrongfully committed, infidelity, released from prison, resort, small town, female protagonist, getting home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Storm Catcher (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A renegade general plots to bomb Washington using a new top secret jet called the Storm Catcher. The only trouble is only one man is capable of flying it. So they seek to put him on the run in a conspiracy that makes him appear to have murdered ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, conspiracy, terrorist, dishonesty, state affairs, political conspiracy, false accusation, one man army, confined, fighting the system, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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 2.3
 530
13 Dead Men (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set in a prison, a death row inmate has a secret and the warden will go to any lengths to get it. Things dont go as planned as you would expect. A good action film with alot of good fight scenes and an interesting twist at the end.What we have ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: death row, prison, criminal heroes, false accusation, confined, life is a bitch, partners, wrongfully committed, frame up, buddies, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary
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Very Bad Things (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kyle Fisher has one last night to celebrate life as a single man before marrying Laura, so he sets out to Vegas with four of his best buddies. But a drug and alcohol filled night on the town with a stripper who goes all the way, turns into a cold ...
Style: humorous, not serious, semi serious, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, wedding, friends, uncover truth, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, love and romance, dark humor, investigation, wedding preparations and rituals, wrongfully committed, death ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, los angeles, usa, california, nevada
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Camille Claudel 1915 (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Winter, 1915. Confined by her family to an asylum in the South of France - where she will never sculpt again - the chronicle of Camille Claudel's reclusive life, as she waits for a visit from her brother, Paul Claudel.
Style: realistic, sincere, factual, captivating, serious ...
Plot: mental institution, separation from family, unfulfillment, mental illness, sculpture, faith, paranoia, nun, estranged mother, sculptor, elderly, wrongfully committed ...
Time: 20th century, year 1915, 1910s
Place: france, europe
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Caged Fury (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Kat arrives in Los Angeles to audition for movies. However, after meeting a sleazy producer, she and her new friend find themselves in a women's prison run by sadistic guards and a lesbian warden.
Style: sexy, serious, erotic, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sexual abuse, woman in danger, prison, sexploitation, women's prison, confined, rescue, life is a bitch, dishonesty, wrongfully committed, prison life, injustice ...
Time: 80s
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 3.1
 2K
Rottweiler (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dante travels across a desolate, futuristic Spain in search of his girlfriend, Ula. He is pursued by a bloodthirsty, cybernetic Rottweiler.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, futuristic, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rottweiler, androids and robots, chase, manhunt, technology gone awry, deadly creature, survival, dangerous animal, on the run, experiment gone awry, killer dog, wrongfully committed ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: While serving time for insanity at a state mental hospital, implacable rabble-rouser, Randle Patrick McMurphy inspires his fellow patients to rebel against the authoritarian rule of head nurse, Mildred Ratched.
Style: psychological, tragicomedy, dramatic, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: mental institution, human spirit, fighting the system, freedom, insanity, unlikely friendships, nurse, mental illness, dehumanization, escaped mental patient, doctors and patients, self control ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: oregon
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 4.8
 1K
Warning Shot (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A single mother and her young daughter struggle to make ends meet until they inherit their family's farmhouse. When a business rival covets their water rights, the situation spirals out of control.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: water, corporation, single mother, inheritance, showdown, family business, corporate greed, corporate crime, money problems, business, wrongfully committed, fighting crime ...
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The Railway Children (1970)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The Waterbury family are completely happy until mysterious men take their father away and they have to move up to Yorkshire without him. The three open-hearted children soon make many friends including their Old Gentleman whom they regularly wave to ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, emotional, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: teenage girl, family relations, countryside, adventure, family, child's point of view, human spirit, friendship, life is a bitch, parents and children, family life, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 20th century, 70s
Place: yorkshire, england, europe, northern england, london
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666: Kreepy Kerry (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A recent transplant to Bradbury Academy is finding it difficult to contain his deadly empathic powers, soon resorting to using his gift in order to exact revenge when the other guys gang up on him.
Style: serious, sexy, psychotronic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: homosexual subtext, gay interest, boarding school, gang, rivalry, vengeance, revenge, schizophrenic, schizophrenia, mysterious event, student, sexploitation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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For the Term of His Natural Life (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 520 min.
TV show
Story: In 1830's England, a young man from a good but troubled family is unjustly convicted of stealing a watch. He's transported to Van Dieman's Land (Tasmania) where he suffers under the enmity of Lt. Frere while falling in love with ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: penal colony, prison, false accusation, mutiny, wrongful imprisonment, power relations, escape, wrongfully committed, murder, rich and poor, frame up, mistaken identity ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, tasmania
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 4.7
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Living to Die (1990)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A burned-out private detective in Las Vegas gets involved in blackmail and murder.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: private detective, murder, gambling, blackmail, graphic violence, dishonesty, femme fatale, life is a bitch, army investigation, law enforcement, mystery, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas
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Abducted: Fugitive for Love (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack, a man wrongly convicted of murder is sent to a prison where the unscrupulous warden has political aspirations. The warden manipulates his wife, his political adviser/lover, the prisoners and the voters, all while maintaining a smiling ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: prison, fall in love, crimes, murder, couples, escaped prisoner, prison warden, love, rivalry, escapades, wrongfully committed, prison life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, portland oregon
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 7.2
 4K
Lunacy (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Loosely based on two short stories by Edgar Allan Poe and inspired by the works of the Marquis de Sade. In 19th century France a young man is plagued by nightmares in which he is dragged off to a madhouse. On the journey back from his mother’s ...
Style: surreal, suspenseful, psychological, rough, atmospheric ...
Plot: mental institution, blasphemy, faked death, psychopath, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, doctors and patients, society, social misfits, s&m, sexual abuse, mental illness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, czech republic
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 6.2
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The Suspect (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Louis Koo plays an assassin who wants to go straight after getting out of prison, so he turns down a job from his former employer Simon Yam to kill a politician. Yam carries out the hit himself and manages to frame Koo for the crime, who then must ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, murder, hitman, false accusation, politics, prison, wrongfully committed, life is a bitch, fugitives, law enforcement, undercover, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
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Eye of the Stranger (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A stranger comes into town and causes a stir when he stands up for the townfolk, in the face of the intimidation tactics from Mayor Howard Baines. The scheming mayor wants to buy up all the local properties, and has hired two thugs to help ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, bleak, rough ...
Plot: murder, legal, contests and competitions, law enforcement, investigation, rivalry, crimes, mystery, dishonesty, terrorism, life is a bitch, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
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 4.5
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The Expert (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It was a brutal murder that sent deranged psychopath Martin Kagan to prison. It was a naive deputy warden that granted him a stay of execution. Now, the police department's tactical defence instructor, John Lomax, wants revenge for his beloved ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swat team, murder, vigilantism, psychopath, heroes, serial killer, vengeance, mental illness, death row, wrongfully committed, injustice, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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The Detective (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Police detective Joe Leland investigates the murder of a homosexual man. While investigating, he discovers links to official corruption in New York City in this drama that delves into a world of sex and drugs.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, tense, rough ...
Plot: police detective, police corruption, murder, sex addict, electric chair, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, legal, legal investigation, crimes, law enforcement, politics ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.9
 942
Tiger Cage 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Donnie Yen Chi-Tan, a hair-trigger cop, goes on the lam with Rosamund Kwan Chi-Lum, a prim lawyer, after they witness a botched robbery attempt. The police think they're the perpetrators, while the real crooks (including Mortal Kombat star ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, police detective, disorder, heist, frame up, wrongfully committed, wooing, mistaken identity, betrayal, gangsters, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
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 6.8
 6K
Vincere (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The story of the descent into madness of Mussolini's secret first wife, Ida Dasler, who was seduced by his passion and vigour but blind to the fascist dictator's many flaws. A historical drama with the passion, lyricism and tragedy of a ...
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: dictatorship, politics, ambition, destructive relationship, state affairs, life is a bitch, hopes, couples, family problems, custody, fall in love, love affair ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, 1910s ...
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
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The Wronged Man (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Janet Gregory, a single mother with a haunting past, is a paralegal struggling to overcome doubts about Calvin Willis, an African-American husband and father wrongfully accused of raping a neighborhood girl. Eventually convinced of his innocence, ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: false accusation, hopes, crimes, society, injustice, courtroom drama, legal, dishonesty, rape, african american, morality, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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A Love Bewitched (1986)
Genre: Music, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a Gypsy village, the fathers of Candela and José promise their children to each other. Years later, the unfaithful José marries Candela but while defending his lover Lucía in a brawl, he is stabbed to death. Carmelo, who secretly loves Candela ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, captivating, sexual
Plot: betrayal, music, social misfits, love and romance, dancer's life, romance, unfulfillment, tragic love, love affair, love triangle, wrongfully committed, village ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe
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