Hallucinations movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant hallucinations movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, psychological, atmospheric, surreal, clever and enigmatic films and TV shows about / with hallucinations, hallucination, murder, weird, storytelling, mentor, insanity, death, violence and dreams plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, Spain, Canada and other countries.
hallucinations movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as hallucinations: Black Swan (2010), Donnie Darko (2001), Perception (2012), Jacob's Ladder (1990), A Beautiful Mind (2001), Vanilla Sky (2001), Flatliners (1990), American Horror Story (2011), In the Mouth of Madness (1994), Threshold (2005).

List of hallucinations movies

Black Swan (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A ballet dancer wins the lead in "Swan Lake" and is perfect for the role of the delicate White Swan - Princess Odette - but slowly loses her mind as she becomes more and more like Odile, the Black Swan.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, mind bending, twist ending, cerebral ...
Plot: obsession, ballet, dancer's life, insanity, surrealism, paranoia, mental illness, losing-it hero, hallucination, rivalry, parents and children, ballerina ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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Donnie Darko (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After narrowly escaping a bizarre accident, a troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a large bunny rabbit that manipulates him to commit a series of crimes.
Style: psychological, mind bending, atmospheric, captivating, surreal ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: insanity, social misfits, time travel, supernatural ability, time loop, hallucinations, teenage life, supernatural, imaginary, imaginary friend, society, morality ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1988, future
Place: virginia, usa, united states
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Perception (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Dr. Daniel Pierce, a neuroscientist and professor, is recruited to help the federal government crack difficult cases. His intimate knowledge of human behavior and masterful understanding of the mind give him an extraordinary ability to read people, ...
Style: mind bending, offbeat, exciting, intellectual, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: fbi, riddles and clues, intelligence, investigation, prodigy, talented, genius, professor, crime, crimes, schizophrenia, investigator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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Jacob's Ladder (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A traumatized Vietnam war veteran finds out that his post-war life isn't what he believes it to be when he's attacked by horned creatures in the subway and his dead son comes to visit him...
Style: surprise ending, surreal, psychological, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: nightmare, hallucination, paranoia, dealing with death, hallucinations, mind game, delusion, heaven and hell, vietnam veteran, losing-it hero, haunted by the past, suffering ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: new york, vietnam, asia, usa
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A Beautiful Mind (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: At Princeton University, John Nash struggles to make a worthwhile contribution to serve as his legacy to the world of mathematics. He finally makes a revolutionary breakthrough that will eventually earn him the Nobel Prize. After graduate school he ...
Style: captivating, psychological, cerebral, interesting, touching ...
Plot: mathematics, paranoia, mental illness, prodigy, genius, schizophrenia, insanity, imagination, obsession, scientist, mentally unstable, psychiatry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, 70s, 1940s ...
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts, new jersey, stockholm sweden ...
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Vanilla Sky (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 136 min.
Story: David Aames has it all: wealth, good looks and gorgeous women on his arm. But just as he begins falling for the warmhearted Sofia, his face is horribly disfigured in a car accident. That's just the beginning of his troubles as the lines between ...
Style: psychological, enigmatic, surreal, suspense, non-linear ...
Plot: love triangle, disfigurement, love, surrealism, virtual reality, nightmare, jealousy, tragic love, disfigured face, obsession, mystery, hallucination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 22nd century, future
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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Flatliners (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Five medical students want to find out if there is life after death. They plan to stop one of their hearts for a few seconds, thus simulating death, and then bring the person back to life. A science fiction thriller from the early 1990's with a ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, surreal ...
Plot: afterlife, medical student, experiment gone awry, suicide, nightmare, medical school, supernatural, hallucinations, deadly, supernatural ability, obsession, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, future
Place: chicago illinois
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American Horror Story (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: American Horror Story is an anthology horror drama series.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, scary, captivating, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, death, ghost, witch, danger, insanity, haunted by the past, nun, couple relations, creature, mental institution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 60s, year 1964 ...
Place: los angeles, massachusetts, usa, new orleans, north carolina ...
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In the Mouth of Madness (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: With the disappearance of hack horror writer Sutter Cane, all Hell is breaking loose...literally! Author Cane, it seems, has a knack for description that really brings his evil creepy-crawlies to life. Insurance investigator John Trent is sent to ...
Style: atmospheric, gothic, surreal, scary, psychological ...
Plot: disappearance, insanity, investigation, paranoia, violence, police brutality, lovecraftian, gory, hallucinations, danger, mind game, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new england, new hampshire, england, europe, manhattan new york city
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Threshold (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Threshold was a science fiction drama television series that first aired on CBS in September 2005. Produced by Brannon Braga, David S. Goyer and David Heyman, the series focuses on a secret government project investigating the first contact with an ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, atmospheric
Plot: alien invasion, top secret, evil alien, infected, dreams, government agency, alien encounter, encounter, hallucinations, invasion, contact, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Twin Peaks (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: The body of Laura Palmer is washed up on a beach near the small Washington state town of Twin Peaks. FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper is called in to investigate her strange demise only to uncover a web of mystery that ultimately leads him deep into ...
Style: atmospheric, gloomy, psychological, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, investigation, small town life, murder, who done it, rape, death, crime, double life, special agents, secret, supernatural ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 80s, 90s, year 1989
Place: washington state, usa
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Akira (1988)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Childhood friends Tetsuo and Kaneda are pulled into the post-apocalyptic underworld of Neo-Tokyo and forced to fight for their very survival. Kaneda is a bike gang leader, and Tetsuo is a member of a tough motorcycle crew who becomes involved in a ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, serious, cult film, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, military, motorcycle gang, experiment, government corruption, protest, scientist, mutation, hallucinations, government, chaos, nihilism ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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The Orphanage (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman brings her family back to her childhood home, which used to be an orphanage, intent on reopening it. Before long, her son starts to communicate with a new invisible friend.
Style: scary, serious, psychological, surprise ending, macabre ...
Plot: haunted house, missing child, haunted by the past, orphan, death, ghosts, fear, paranormal activity, ghost, tragic event, psychic, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The hopes and dreams of four ambitious people are shattered when their drug addictions begin spiraling out of control. A look into addiction and how it overcomes the mind and body.
Style: psychological, disturbing, atmospheric, bleak, depressing ...
Plot: heroin, addiction, drug abuse, drug addiction, life is a bitch, depression, downfall, insanity, drugs/alcohol, destructive relationship, degradation, loneliness ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city
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Shutter Island (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: World War II soldier-turned-U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his troubling visions and also by a mysterious doctor.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, twist ending, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: mystery, mental institution, insanity, paranoia, investigation, plot twist, mental illness, uncover truth, losing-it hero, psychology, island, psychiatrist ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, year 1945, 1940s ...
Place: boston
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From Beneath (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jason, is bit by a strange organism while on vacation with his girlfriend, Sam, at her sister's secluded farmhouse. The bite begins a transformation in Jason, and now the couple must race against time to figure out what happened to Sam's ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, offbeat
Plot: parasite, farm, supernatural, race against time, danger, hallucinations, pond, vacation, wife husband relationship, transformation, hallucination, bite ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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Naked Lunch (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After developing an addiction to the substance he uses to kill bugs, an exterminator accidentally murders his wife and becomes involved in a secret government plot being orchestrated by giant bugs in an Islamic port town in Africa.
Style: disturbing, psychedelic, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: hallucination, murder, exterminator, bug, addiction, drug abuse, seduction, crimes, life is a bitch, delusion, strong sexual content, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, new york, north africa
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Vuelve (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A visual incursion into the troubles psyche of a young boy whose unstable and manipulative mother committed suicide in front of him.
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, suspenseful, clothed female naked male
Plot: mother son relationship, suicide, mother, boy, son murders father, monk, damage, incest, coming of age, mentally unstable, death of mother, hallucination ...
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The Vanishing of Sidney Hall (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Over the course of 12 years, and three stages of life, Sidney Hall falls in love, writes the book of a generation and then disappears without a trace.
Style: meditative, captivating, lyrical, melancholic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: writers, investigator, girlfriend, disappearance, search, novel, hallucinations, book burning, best friends, hallucination, abusive parent, arson ...
Time: contemporary
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Manifest (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: After landing from a turbulent but routine flight, the crew and passengers of Montego Air Flight 828 discover five years have passed in what seemed like a few hours. As their new realities become clear, a deeper mystery unfolds and some of the ...
Style: suspense, captivating, serious, mysterious, suspenseful ...
Plot: time warp, mysticism, presumed dead, a vision, starting over, airplane, passenger, family relations, hallucinations, life & death, secrets, lost ...
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Eli (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A boy named Eli with a rare autoimmune disorder is confined to a special experimental clinic for his treatment. He soon begins experiencing supernatural forces, turning the supposedly safe facility into a haunted prison for him and his fellow ...
Style: twist ending, suspense, bleak, macabre, rough ...
Plot: evil child, disease, mother son relationship, child protagonist, antichrist, telekinesis, danger, demon, family, house, family problems, treatment ...
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Legion (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: David Haller, AKA Legion, is a troubled young man who may be more than human. Diagnosed as schizophrenic, David has been in and out of psychiatric hospitals for years. But after a strange encounter with a fellow patient, he’s confronted with the ...
Style: bleak, tense, exciting, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen drama
Plot: supernatural power, psychological thriller, unreliable narrator, superhero, schizophrenia, telekinesis, reality vs fantasy, mutant, memory, telepathy, blood, mental institution ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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Mental (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Colombia, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Mental is a television series produced by Fox's subsidiary Fox Telecolombia, which aired in the summer and fall of 2009 on FOX international channels for Latin America, Europe and Asia, starring Chris Vance and Annabella Sciorra. Mental was ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: hospital, workplace situations, power relations, doctors and patients, hallucinations, unconventional method, mentally unstable, chief of staff, treatment, delusion, mental institution, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Eli Stone (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Eli Stone is an American legal comedy-drama TV series, named for its title character. The series follows Stone, a San Francisco lawyer who begins to have hallucinations, which leads him to two possible conclusions: a potentially fatal brain ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, surreal, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: lawyer, lawyers and clients, courtroom drama, legal, trial, dedicated lawyer, self discovery, power relations, family relations, uptight character, siblings relations, human spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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1 - Nenokkadine (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Gautham is a rock star suffering from a mental disorder due to which he loses grip over reality. But he's convinced his parents were murdered by three men and his only goal is revenge.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, investigation, haunted by the past, uncover truth, suspicion, danger, identity crisis, murder, track down, crimes, star, young man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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Julia's Eyes (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of a woman who is slowly losing her sight whilst trying to investigate the mysterious death of her twin sister.
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: mind game, blindness, murder, violence, suicide, uncover truth, who done it, blind character, mystery, woman in danger, delusion, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
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I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Young-goon, mentally deranged and frequently electro-charging herself with a transistor radio, has been admitted into a mental institution. Firmly believing herself to be a cyborg, she refuses to consume like a human being. Il-soon is another ...
Style: surreal, touching, humorous, semi serious, emotional ...
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, escape from reality, patient, surrealism, misfit, antisocial behavior, thief, love, relationships, androids and robots, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea
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Charlie St. Cloud (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Accomplished sailor Charlie St. Cloud has the adoration of his mother Claire and his little brother Sam, as well as a college scholarship that will lead him far from his sleepy Pacific Northwest hometown. But his bright future is cut short when a ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, psychological, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: afterlife, love affair, ghost, love and romance, siblings relations, a vision, family problems, dealing with death, death in the family, haunted by the past, family relations, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005, year 2010
Place: usa, california, new jersey, san francisco, ireland
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The Rum Diary (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Tired of the noise and madness of New York and the crushing conventions of late Eisenhower-era America, itinerant journalist Paul Kemp travels to the pristine island of Puerto Rico to write for a local San Juan newspaper run by the downtrodden ...
Style: stylized, humorous, light, scenic, colourful ...
Plot: newspaper, journalism, drunkenness, lifestyle, carnival, cockfight, profanity, adaptation, fire breathing, protest, vomiting, journalist ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 50s, 20th century, year 1960 ...
Place: caribbean, puerto rico, latin america, new jersey
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Looking for Eric (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sport
Country: UK, France, Italy, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A man trying to put his life back on track gets some advice from an unexpected benefactor (the ex football player Eric Cantona) in this comedy-drama from acclaimed British director Ken Loach.
Style: surreal, touching, uplifting, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, dysfunctional family, old love, self discovery, self esteem, sport, family in crisis, imaginary, daydreamer, love and romance, disorder, ex athlete ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, manchester, texas, california
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