Behavior control movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant behavior control movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, psychological, stylized, thought provoking and weird films and TV shows about / with behavior control, manipulation, twists and turns, distopia, death, storytelling, violence, dialogue, mind control and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as behavior control: Hiccups (2010), Marley & Me (2008), 99 francs (2007), The Manchurian Candidate (1962), Dollhouse (2009), Lost (2004), Dogtooth (2009), More of Me (2007), The Prisoner (2009), Disturbing Behavior (1998).

List of behavior control movies

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, human spirit, insanity, psychiatrist, unlikely friendships, escaped mental patient, dehumanization, crazy, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: oregon
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 5.8
 609
Hiccups (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Hiccups is a Canadian television series created by Corner Gas star Brent Butt, who is also the writer, show runner and executive producer of the program. The series was produced by Laura Lightbown and David Storey and airs on CTV and The Comedy ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: behavior control, self control, mentally unstable, writer's life, self discovery, doctor patient relationship, anger, therapy, treatment, doctors and patients, psychology, uptight character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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 7.0
 159K
Marley & Me (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A newly married couple who, in the process of starting a family, learn many of life's important lessons from their trouble-loving retriever, Marley. Packed with plenty of laughs to lighten the load, the film explores the highs and lows of ...
Style: touching, sad, sentimental, feel good, funny ...
Audience: family outing, date night, chick flick, kids, girls' night ...
Plot: dog, friendship, animals, family, couple relations, pets, love, family relations, life, parenthood, marriage, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, ireland, florida, usa, pennsylvania
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 7.2
 20K
99 francs (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Octave is the master of the universe. Octave exercises the profession of copywriter. Today he decides what you will want tomorrow. For him, “man is a product like everything else.” Octave works for the world’s largest advertising agency, Ross ...
Style: psychedelic, cerebral, satirical, absurd, humorous ...
Plot: advertising, drug abuse, nouveau riche, greed, lifestyle, advertising agency, advertising executive, corporate world, drugs, behavior control, society, layoff ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe, miami
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The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The Manchurian Candidate is a political thriller from American director John Frankenheimer. An American soldier is brainwashed into being a killer for the communist Russians during the Korean War.
Style: suspense, political, tense, thought provoking, psychological ...
Plot: conspiracy, cold war, political conspiracy, brainwashing, korean war, senator, manipulation, assassin, political intrigue, spy, politics, assassination ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1952
Place: north korea, korea, new york, usa, ussr ...
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 7.7
 50K
Dollhouse (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Dollhouse is an American science fiction television series that revolves around a corporation running numerous underground establishments across the globe which program individuals referred to as "Actives" with temporary personalities and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: memory loss, innocence lost, mind control, cyberpunk, life is a bitch, uncover truth, self discovery, human nature, mysterious character, undercover, fbi, female protagonist ...
Time: future
Place: california, los angeles, usa, tucson arizona
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 8.3
 552K
Lost (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Stripped of everything, the survivors of a horrific plane crash must work together to stay alive. But the island holds many secrets.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, exciting, enigmatic, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, stranded on an island, human nature, air disaster, lost, island, mysterious place, adventure, desert island, destiny, death, plane crash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pacific ocean
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 7.2
 97K
Dogtooth (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three teenagers are confined to an isolated country estate that could very well be on another planet. The trio spend their days listening to endless homemade tapes that teach them a whole new vocabulary. Any word that comes from beyond their family ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, thought provoking, sexy, art house ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: incest, dysfunctional family, isolated house, siblings relations, brother sister incest, child abuse, family problems, overprotective father, sex, cat, greek, sadism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, europe
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 3.8
 258
More of Me (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alice is your typical modern woman, juggling her demanding roles as a mother of twins, a loving wife and a successful career woman. She struggles to keep all the balls in the air, until the day it all becomes too much for one person to handle and ...
Style: witty, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hopes, relationship vs career, rivalry, couples, power relations, wish come true, parents and children, suburbs, life turned upside down, disorder, behavior control, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.1
 8K
The Prisoner (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: An update to the cult favorite series from the 1960s about a government agent who is kidnapped and sent to a remote island known as "the Village".
Style: mind bending, captivating, surreal, serious, stylized ...
Plot: mind control, village, uncover truth, confined, isolation, captivity, memory loss, hidden truth, espionage, government agency, mind game, heroes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york
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Disturbing Behavior (1998)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Steve Clark is a newcomer in the town of Cradle Bay, and he quickly realizes that there's something odd about his high school classmates. The clique known as the "Blue Ribbons" are the eerie embodiment of academic excellence and clean ...
Style: slasher, suspense, suspenseful, sexy, scary ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: high school, teenager, small town, brainwashing, teacher, cheerleading, stereotypes, student, paranoia, violence, mind control, plot twist ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Beyond the Black Rainbow (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Deep within the mysterious Arboria Institute, a disturbed and beautiful girl is held captive by a doctor in search of inner peace. Her mind controlled by a sinister technology. Silently, she waits for her next session with deranged therapist Dr. ...
Style: surreal, psychological, suspense, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: mad scientist, behavior control, captivity, power relations, confined, hospital, exploitation, telepathy, distopia, trippy, nightmare, human experiment ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983, 60s, year 1966
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The Shrink Next Door (2021)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 341 min.
TV show
Story: Inspired by the true story of Marty and the therapist who turned his life around...then took it over. When he first meets Dr. Ike, Marty just wants to get better at boundaries. Over 30 years, he'll learn all about them—and what happens when ...
Style: realistic, psychological, thought provoking, funny, serious
Plot: psychiatrist, psychology, psychotherapist, psychological manipulation, psychotherapy, psychoanalysis, psychological trauma, self discovery, character change, doctor patient relationship, power relations, psychological abuse ...
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School of Surrender (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: Czech Republic, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman skilled in the arts of Japanese geisha sex runs a school for behaviour modification. But this is not an ordinary school for young women, but a cover for a white slave operation where young women are trained in the art of love and pain.
Style: tense, erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: bondage, erotica, bdsm, sex slave, deviant sex, sexual cruelty, abuse, sexploitation, sex slavery, slave girl, sexual behavior, sexual perversion ...
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 5.1
 1K
Violentia (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After a random school shootout leaves a scientist's daughter and the shooter dead, he uses nano-robots to look into a psychopath's memories to find reasons for violence and a way to treat it.
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: technology, psychopath, violence, psychology, nanotechnology, hi-tech, scientist, violent behavior, memory loss, memory, studying, behavior control ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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Who Gets the Dog? (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A couple going through a divorce squabble over custody of their beloved dog.
Style: feel good, touching, sweet, sentimental
Plot: dog, pets, divorce, pet owner relationship, love, animals, family life, couple relations, winter, friendship, marriage, life philosophy ...
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Black Mirror: Bandersnatch (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1984, a young programmer begins to question reality as he adapts a dark fantasy novel into a video game. A mind-bending tale with multiple endings.
Style: psychedelic, mind bending, psychological, non-linear, disturbing ...
Plot: computer, programmer, video game, alternate reality, free will, twists and turns, male protagonist, repeated scene, cyberpunk, time travel, computer game, conspiracy ...
Time: year 1984, 80s
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Kiss of the Damned (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Beautiful vampire Djuna tries to resist the advances of the handsome, human screenwriter Paolo, but eventually gives in to their passion. When her seductive and highly volatile sister Mimi unexpectedly comes to visit, she threatens Djuna's new ...
Style: sexy, gothic, suspense, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, supernatural, sister sister relationship, vampire sex, female vampire, strong sexual content, erotica, fall in love, full moon, supernatural power, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, new england, usa
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 6.4
 18K
Human Nature (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A philosophical burlesque, Human Nature follows the ups and downs of an obsessive scientist, a female naturalist, and the man they discover, born and raised in the wild. As scientist Nathan trains the wild man, Puff, in the ways of the world - ...
Style: surreal, humorous, philosophical, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: philosophy, farce, manners, fish out of water, human nature, fall in love, culture clash, hypocrisy, disorder, misfit, odd couple, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 57K
Flash Gordon (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyrant, Ming the Merciless, to save Earth.
Style: futuristic, humorous, exciting, sexy, psychotronic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: space opera, superhero, mad scientist, alien, emperor, robot, apocalypse, american football, end of the world, mind control, megalomaniac, mind reading ...
Time: future, 1930s, 80s
Place: usa, new york
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 7.0
 26K
Alphaville (1965)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An American private-eye, arrives in Alphaville, a futuristic city on another planet which is ruled by an evil scientist named Von Braun, who has outlawed love and self-expression.
Style: neo noir, surreal, philosophical, experimental, thought provoking ...
Plot: surrealism, distopia, cyberpunk, satire, spy, post apocalypse, nudity (full frontal - brief), art, catastrophe, brainwashing, technology, runaway ...
Time: future, 50s
Place: paris france, france
Is relevant ?
 8.5
 14K
The Prisoner (1967)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: After resigning, a secret agent is abducted and taken to what looks like an idyllic village, but is really a bizarre prison. His warders demand information. He gives them nothing, but only tries to escape.
Style: mind bending, thought provoking, surreal, exciting, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: spy, prison, gadget, mind control, research, scientist, convict, experiment, interrogation, government facility, uncover truth, government agency ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe, big ben london, london
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The Manchurian Candidate (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: When his army unit was ambushed during the first Gulf War, Sergeant Raymond Shaw saved his fellow soldiers just as his commanding officer, then-Captain Ben Marco, was knocked unconscious. Brokering the incident for political capital, Shaw eventually ...
Style: suspense, psychological, political, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, gulf war, political conspiracy, brainwashing, mind control, sniper, senator, assassination, political corruption, surveillance, paranoia, assassin ...
Time: 20th century, future, year 1991
Place: usa, washington d.c., new york
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A Clockwork Orange (1971)
Genre: Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Demonic gang-leader Alex goes on the spree of rape, mugging and murder with his pack of "droogs". But he's a boy who also likes Beethoven's Ninth and a bit of "the old in-out, in-out". He later finds himself at the ...
Style: disturbing, psychedelic, atmospheric, cerebral, bleak ...
Plot: distopia, rape, insanity, gang, violent, drugs, surrealism, violence, brutality, nihilism, psychopath, violence spree ...
Time: future, 20th century, year 1995, 90s, 70s ...
Place: london, britain, europe, united kingdom, england
Is relevant ?
 8.2
 1.1M
V for Vendetta (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In a world in which Great Britain has become a fascist state, a masked vigilante known only as 'V' conducts guerrilla warfare against the oppressive British government. When 'V' rescues a young woman from the secret police, he ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, philosophical, captivating, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: distopia, revolution, revenge, fighting the system, freedom, vengeance, society, superhero, rebellion, vigilantism, mysterious character, masked vigilante ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s
Place: london, england, britain, big ben london, europe
Is relevant ?
 4.6
 9K
Branded (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a dystopian future, where corporate brands have created a disillusioned population, one man's effort to unlock the truth behind the conspiracy leads to an epic battle with hidden forces that control the world.
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, enigmatic, weird
Plot: advertising agency, hidden truth, corporate crime, uncover truth, life is a bitch, dishonesty, society, conspiracy, marketing, distopia, ecology, business ...
Time: future
Place: moscow russia
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 136K
Gamer (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mind-control technology has taken society by a storm, a multiplayer on-line game called "Slayers" allows players to control human prisoners in mass-scale. Simon controls Kable, the online champion of the game. Kable's ultimate ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, sexy, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, mind control, cyberspace, contests and competitions, computers and web, hacker, life & death, dystopic future, death, cyberpunk, superhero, virtual reality ...
Time: 21st century, 2030s, near future, future
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