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, psychological and stylized films and TV shows about / with wrongfully committed, life is a bitch, dishonesty, danger, violence, female nudity, confined, false accusation, deadly and suspense plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, Hong Kong, France and other countries.
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wrongfully committed movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as wrongfully committed: Committed (2011), Gothika (2003), Angels of the Universe (2000), 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

 5.3
 340
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, psychological, scary ...
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, uncover truth, rehabilitation, mentally unstable, rescue, doctors and patients, wrongfully committed, suspense, suicide, doctor, village life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
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 5.8
 115K
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, gothic, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, serial killer, supernatural, investigation, murder, psychiatrist, insanity, mental institution, mind game, hospital, crazy, suspense ...
Time: 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 DagnĂ˝, 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, surreal ...
Plot: mental illness, schizophrenia, suicide, losing-it hero, wrongfully committed, youth, mentally unstable, dark humor, mental institution, mental disorder, psychology, painter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iceland, europe
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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 BĂ©atrice, a taxi driver.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, biting
Plot: life turned upside down, fighting the system, life is a bitch, injustice, society, wrongfully committed, satire, husband wife relationship, loss of job, taxi driver, mental institution, disorder ...
Time: 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: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: buddies, friends, nothing goes right, confined, wrongfully committed, hippie, disorder, yoga, volkswagen bus
Time: year 1974, 70s, 20th century
Place: holland
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 4.2
 936
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, sexy, erotic
Plot: women's prison, women in prison, depravity, lesbian rape, false accusation, injustice, frame up, sexual relations, confined, law enforcement, life is a bitch, wrongfully committed ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: turkey
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 5.7
 233
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, realistic, serious ...
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, child abuse, estrangement, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, dull life, mentally unstable, doctors and patients, dysfunctional family, homecoming, wrongfully committed ...
Time: 21st century
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 7.0
 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: serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: starting over, destructive relationship, family problems, dishonesty, homecoming, infidelity, wrongfully committed, released from prison, resort, female protagonist, wrongful imprisonment, small town ...
Time: 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, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, conspiracy, heroes, terrorist, state affairs, dishonesty, false accusation, political conspiracy, fighting the system, confined, rivalry, wrongfully committed ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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 2.3
 535
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, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, death row, criminal heroes, false accusation, partners, life is a bitch, confined, frame up, wrongfully committed, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement ...
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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: funny, disturbing, humorous, intense, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wedding, murder, dark humor, violence, friends, justice, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, uncover truth, love and romance, investigation, wedding preparations and rituals ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, california, los angeles, usa, nevada
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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: tense, captivating
Plot: water, corporation, inheritance, single mother, family business, showdown, money problems, social problems, suspense, fighting crime, wrongfully committed, corporate crime ...
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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, sad, sexy ...
Plot: art, mental illness, separation from family, mental institution, unfulfillment, painter, artist, paranoia, faith, sculpture, sculptor, ex lover ...
Time: 20th century, year 1915, 1910s
Place: france, europe
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 3.9
 1K
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: erotic, sexy, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, adult
Plot: prison, women in prison, sexploitation, woman in danger, sexual abuse, exploitation, injustice, prison life, wrongfully committed, confined, life is a bitch, dishonesty ...
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, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, killer dog, rottweiler, chase, manhunt, technology gone awry, deadly creature, survival, dangerous animal, on the run, dog, suspense ...
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, thought provoking, dramatic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, fighting the system, freedom, insanity, human spirit, nurse, society, psychiatrist, unlikely friendships, escaped mental patient, psychopath ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: oregon
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Cruel & Unusual (2014)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Wrongly condemned for killing his wife, a man finds himself in a mysterious institution where he is sentenced to relive her death for eternity.
Style: psychological, mind bending, captivating, tense, stylized ...
Plot: murder of wife, false accusation, life is a bitch, dishonesty, life sentence, time loop, suspense, violence, afterlife, twists and turns, mental health, time travel ...
Time: near future, 21st century
Place: canada
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 6.9
 681
Beyond Our Ken (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A month after Wai Ming broke up with Ken, she finds nude pictures of her on his website. To get back at him, she teams up with his new girlfriend.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: love triangle, vengeance, breakup, rivalry, friendship, love and romance, couples, teaching the ways of the world, battle of the sexes, suspense, escape, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century
Place: hong kong
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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: sexy, serious, psychotronic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: gay interest, homosexual subtext, boarding school, revenge, vengeance, rivalry, gang, schizophrenia, schizophrenic, mysterious event, drugs, lust ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 4.7
 151
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, rough, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, murder, blackmail, gambling, ex-cop, burnout, femme fatale, army investigation, law enforcement, dishonesty, life is a bitch, riddles and clues ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas
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Bullets Over Summer (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Plainclothes policemen Brian and Mike use an elderly woman's apartment for surveillance, hoping to catch a fugitive gangster. They develop a warm relationship with their hostess, whom they call "granny." Meanwhile, each man develops a ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: buddy cop, surveillance, gangsters, pregnancy, undercover cop, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, gang, master criminal, partners, golden years, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
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 5.9
 5K
Renegade (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Renegade is an American television series that ran for 110 episodes spanning 5 seasons, first broadcast between September 19, 1992 and April 4, 1997. The series was created by Stephen J. Cannell. Executive Producers included Cannell, Stu Segall, ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: frame up, on the run, police detective, police corruption, heroes, track down, reluctant partners, partners, chase, law enforcement, dishonesty, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: san diego california
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Death of a President (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A fictional investigative documentary looks back on the "assassination" of George W. Bush and attempts to answer the question of who committed the murder. Perhaps less morbid and disturbing to watch now than during Bush's presidency, ...
Style: controversial, satirical, stylized, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: terrorism, politics, assassination, sniper, investigation, conspiracy, president, culture clash, brutality, state affairs, political conspiracy, dishonesty ...
Time: near future, year 2007, september 11 2001, 70s, 21st century
Place: iraq, middle east, washington d.c., usa, chicago illinois ...
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Women's Prison (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman about to get married discovers all too late that her spouse has mafia connections, when violence breaks out during her wedding. Caught up in the crossfire Lynn gets arrested and thrown into a women's prison.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, bleak, rough ...
Plot: prison, escape, one man army, dishonesty, criminal heroes, dangerous animal, confined, rivalry, youth, rebelliousness, juvenile delinquency, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong
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Women on the Run (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The plot includes the plight of two women who both find themselves betrayed by the men they love. It's a violent female 'buddy' movie, with two mismatched heroines, a policewoman (Cheung) & a drug addicted prostitute(Guo) ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, graphic violence, injustice, police detective, rivalry, unlikely partners, partners, heroes, dishonesty, vengeance, fugitives ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, hong kong
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A Letter from Death Row (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A psychological thriller that takes you through the mind of convicted killer, Michael Raine, and his experiences on death row. Was he guilty of killing his girlfriend or was he a victim of a conspiracy to frame him for a crime he didn't commit? ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, realistic, rough ...
Plot: death row, murder, injustice, heroes, confined, protagonist as suspect, manhunt, dishonesty, life is a bitch, amateur detective, state affairs, prison life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: tennessee
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Evidence of Blood (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When a brilliant crime writer investigates a 40-year-old murder, he confronts a small town's worst fears
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: writers, death sentence, small town, murder, electric chair, investigation, dishonesty, life is a bitch, legal, who done it, wrongfully committed, conspiracy ...
Time: 90s
Place: georgia
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 5.3
 397
Harvey (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An unlikely hero, Elwood P. Dowd. This mild-mannered-but-eccentric bachelor has, for several years, happily kept company with Harvey, a six-foot-tall rabbit that only he can see. All's well until Elwood's social-climbing sister, Veta, and ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: rabbit, friendship, best friends, misfit, chase, wrongfully committed, invisibility, family relations, friends, sanitarium, party, nurse ...
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Werewolf in a Womens Prison (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, queer horror, scary ...
Plot: werewolf, prison, supernatural, erotica, deadly creature, dangerous animal, confined, rivalry, suspense, violence, women in prison, wolf ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Alien Abduction (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After being abducted by extra terrestrials, Jean and her friends are committed to a top secret government run mental institution to undergo tests and be brainwashed.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien abduction, mutant, spacecraft, mental institution, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, on the run, race against time, supernatural, military hospital, laboratory, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century
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