Mental disorders movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mental disorders movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychological, serious, realistic, captivating, humorous and semi serious films and TV shows about / with mental disorder, supernatural, mental illness, rivalry, friendship, crimes, murder, danger, blood and doctor plots mostly in Drama, Animation and Comedy genres shot in Japan, USA, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as mental disorders: Black Box (2014), Mental (2009), Perception (2012), Welcome to Me (2014), Huff (2004), Cracked (2013), Gravity (2010), Monk (2002), Enlightened (2011), Do No Harm (2013).

List of mental disorders movies

 6.5
 4K
Black Box (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Catherine Black is a world-famous neurologist at the state-of-the-art medical institution known as "The Cube". Catherine is brilliant, beautiful, and at the top of her game, though she's hiding a secret of her own: she's bipolar. ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: mental illness, treatment, mental disorder, workplace, surgery, therapy, workplace situations, couples, family relations, couple relations, patient, medical ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.9
 2K
Mental (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Colombia, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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, captivating, psychological, serious, medical drama
Plot: psychology, prodigy, mental disorder, medical, mental institution, hospital, psychiatrist, doctors and patients, patient, mystery, fighting illness, mentally unstable ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.5
 21K
Perception (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: exciting, mind bending, intellectual, serious, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: investigation, fbi, prodigy, college professor, riddles and clues, talented, genius, intelligence, schizophrenia, hallucination, law enforcement, professor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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 5.9
 19K
Welcome to Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline Personality Disorder who wins Mega-millions, quits her meds and buys her own talk show.
Style: humorous, disturbing, surreal, talky, semi serious ...
Plot: mental illness, obsession, depression, loneliness, character study, tv show, mental disorder, life turned upside down, female nudity, media, satire, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1991, year 1989, year 1996 ...
Place: usa, new jersey, california, palm springs california
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 7.9
 4K
Huff (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Huff is an American television comedy-drama series produced by Sony Pictures Television for Showtime. The series was created by Bob Lowry and features Hank Azaria as Dr. Craig "Huff" Huffstodt, a psychiatrist whose life changes abruptly ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: psychiatrist, dysfunctional family, direction and purpose, self fulfillment, mental disorder, family relations, family problems, disorder, fighting illness, sanity, life changing experience, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe (2015)
Genre: Biography
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of Marilyn Monroe's family life and how she succeeded in hiding her most intimate secrets from the press and an invasive world.
Style: emotional, realistic, sexy, serious, touching ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, actor's life, mental illness, celebrity, mental disorder, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, historical figure, secret, family secret, lifetime ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s
Place: usa
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 6.9
 2K
Cracked (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Psych Crimes Unit, a unique team of police detectives and mental health professionals, is tasked with solving bizarre and chilling crimes that cross the boundary between law enforcement and psychological disturbance.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, psychological, tense, serious ...
Plot: forensics, mental disorder, nervous breakdown, mental illness, police investigation, crimes, fighting crime, police detective, psychologist, haunted by the past, workplace, mentally unstable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 6.5
 1K
Gravity (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Gravity is an American comedy-drama television series created by Jill Franklyn and Eric Schaeffer. It premiered on April 23, 2010 on Starz in the United States. On June 30, 2010, Starz reported that Gravity had been canceled.
Style: tragicomedy, realistic, humorous, semi serious, erotic ...
Plot: support group, suicide, father daughter relationship, suicidal, starting over, life is a bitch, friendship, mental disorder, plan gone awry, ex athlete, dark humor, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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 8.0
 76K
Monk (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Adrian Monk was once a rising star with the San Francisco Police Department, legendary for using unconventional means to solve the department's most baffling cases. But after the tragic (and still unsolved) murder of his wife Trudy, he ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, odd ...
Plot: investigation, mental illness, private detective, talented, mastermind, murder, prodigy, police investigation, unconventional method, riddles and clues, intelligence, obsessive compulsive disorder ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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 7.6
 9K
Enlightened (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Enlightened follows the story of Amy, a self-destructive executive, who, after a very public breakdown and a subsequent philosophical awakening in rehabilitation, tries to get her life back together.
Style: sincere, humorous, sentimental, realistic, spiritual ...
Plot: self discovery, workplace situations, starting over, midlife crisis, coping, mental disorder, sanity, coworker, ex couple relations, family relations, optimism, depression ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.8
 3K
Do No Harm (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Do No Harm is an American drama that aired from January 31 through September 7, 2013, on NBC. The network placed a series order in May 2012. On November 12, 2012, NBC reduced its episode order for the series from 13 to 12 episodes, due to scheduling ...
Style: tense, realistic, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: dissociative identity disorder, split personality, doctor, hospital, mental illness, doctors and patients, patient, surgery, workplace, workplace situations, cure, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
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Lost Transmissions (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When an acclaimed music producer goes off his medication for schizophrenia, his friends chase him though the LA music scene to help commit him to a psychiatric hospital, revealing the troubling inadequacies of the mental health care system.
Style: realistic, suspense, serious, suspenseful, touching ...
Plot: schizophrenia, medication, record producer, songwriter, music industry, mental illness, mental institution, help, friendship, musician's life, music, social realism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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 7.7
 79K
Maniac (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 386 min.
TV show
Story: Two strangers find themselves caught up in a mind-bending pharmaceutical trial gone awry.
Style: psychological, satirical, philosophical, futuristic, sitcom ...
Plot: surrealism, computer, trippy, schizophrenia, distopia, psychiatric patient, medical experiment, alternative medicine, pills, social decay, twists and turns, society ...
Time: future
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Mister Happiness (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martino's sister, Caterina, can't work anymore for health reasons and he replaces her as cleaner for dr. Guglielmo Gioia, a mental coach. While the doctor leaves, Martino pretends to be his assistant.
Style: humorous, sincere, captivating, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: ice skater, male female relationship, life philosophy, phobia, slacker, psychologist, fear, psychology, psychotherapy, mental disorder, post traumatic stress, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
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 9.0
 321K
Death Note (2006)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Light Yagami is an ace student with great prospects—and he’s bored out of his mind. But all that changes when he finds the Death Note, a notebook dropped by a rogue Shinigami death god. Any human whose name is written in the notebook dies, and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, adult animation, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: mind game, intelligence, secret identity, crimes, battle of wits, law enforcement, supernatural ability, supernatural, rivals, vigilante, heart attack, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s
Place: japan
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 8.0
 14K
Claymore (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In a world rife with deadly creatures called "youma", a young silver eyed woman, Clare, works on behalf of an organization that trains female youma halfbreeds into warriors with the ability to destroy these creatures. Considered a rogue ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological ...
Audience: kids
Plot: supernatural ability, monster, good versus evil, adventure, beast, suffering, heroic mission, female warrior, supernatural, heroes, obsession, death ...
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Mobile Suit Gundam 00 (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Mobile Suit Gundam 00 is an anime television series, the 11th incarnation of Sunrise studio's long-running Gundam franchise comprising two seasons. The series is set on a futuristic Earth and is centered on the exploits of the fictional ...
Style: bleak, serious, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, space and aliens, battles, adventure, rivalry, invasion, resentment, space station, survival, chaos and mayhem, understanding, pilot ...
Time: future
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 7.6
 279
Big Windup! (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Follows Ren Mihashi, who had previously excelled as his middle school baseball team's ace pitcher, due to his grandfather's connections as its manager. As he graduates to high school, whose baseball team his grandfather does not manage, he ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Plot: baseball team, baseball, prodigy, ambition, rivalry, youth, lifestyle, sport, contests and competitions, sport team, against the odds, human spirit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
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 7.8
 7K
Durarara!! (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Durarara!!, often shortened to DRRR!!, is a Japanese light novel series written by Ryohgo Narita, with illustrations by Suzuhito Yasuda, that has also been adapted into a Japanese anime series. As of May 2012, eleven volumes have been published by ...
Style: exciting, captivating, touching, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: kids
Plot: city life, urban legend, crimes, friendship, escapades, gangsters, gang, supernatural ability, supernatural, mysticism, love and romance, ghost ...
Place: japan, asia
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 7.4
 6K
Colorful (2010)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Upon reaching the train station to death, a dejected soul is informed that he is lucky and will have another chance at life. He is placed in the body of a 14-year-old boy named Kobayashi Makoto, who has just committed suicide. Watched over by a ...
Style: serious, stylized, psychological, touching, inspirational ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suicide, high school life, dealing with death, reincarnation, supernatural, one more chance, memory loss, afterlife, everyday life, brother brother relationship, parents and children, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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The Tatami Galaxy (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 253 min.
TV show
Story: When a college dropout stops for a late night bite at a mysterious ramen stand, he crosses paths with a self-proclaimed deity of matrimony. This bizarre meeting sends the young man hurtling through a horrifying flashback to his not-so-glorious ...
Style: psychological, captivating, sincere, humorous, disturbing ...
Plot: second chance, changing the past or future, time travel, change of heart, time paradox, time loop, time jump, love and romance, time traveler, couple relations, love affair, couples ...
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 8.2
 19K
Psycho-Pass (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Psycho-Pass is a Japanese anime television series that takes place in the future where it is possible to instantaneously measure a person's mental state, personality, and the probability that a person will commit crimes with a device installed ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Plot: cyberpunk, partners against crime, human nature, graphic violence, future dystopia, mastermind, master criminal, police investigation, crimes, society, psychopath, distopia ...
Time: future, near future
Place: japan
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 9.0
 369K
Attack on Titan (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Several hundred years ago, humans were nearly exterminated by Titans. Titans are typically several stories tall, seem to have no intelligence, devour human beings and, worst of all, seem to do it for the pleasure rather than as a food source. A ...
Style: serious, mysterious, exciting, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: kids
Plot: giant, life turned upside down, death, friends, threat, tragedy, friendship, giant monster, chaos and mayhem, transformation, direction and purpose, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
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Flowers of Evil (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Takao worships the class beauty, Nanako, from afar. When he is alone in the classroom one day after school, he notices her bag of gym clothes on the floor. He can't resist picking it up. He plans to return it, but the next day, all the girls ...
Style: realistic, psychological, semi serious, humorous, depressing ...
Plot: psychopath, dysfunctional relationship, school, psycho, romance, love and romance, youth, teenage love, evil, student, eccentricity, femdom ...
Place: japan
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 7.2
 2K
Watamote (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: At the tender age of 15, Kuroki Tomoko has already dated dozens and dozens of boys and she's easily the most popular girl around! The only problem is that absolutely none of that is real, and her perfect world exists only via dating games and ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, parody
Plot: high school, friendship, misfit, imaginary character, recluse, friends, social relations, fictional reality, real world, brother sister relationship, slice of life, hopes ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan
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The Garden of Sinners: Future Gospel (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mirai Fukuin (lit. The Future's Gospel) is a side story of Kara no Kyoukai novel series. It is divided into two parts, Möbius ring, and Möbius Link.
Style: ambiguous ending
Plot: palm reading, kindness, dog, flashback, girl, supernatural power, snow, cell phone, restaurant, awkwardness, food, diner ...
Time: 2010s, future, 90s, year 1998
Place: japan
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 7.8
 54K
Tokyo Ghoul (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Ken Kaneki is a bookworm college student who meets a girl names Rize at a cafe he frequents. They're the same age and have the same interests, so they quickly become close. Little does Kaneki know that Rize is a ghoul - a kind of monster that ...
Style: exciting, dark fantasy, suspenseful, bloody, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, murder, supernatural ability, secret identity, deadly creature, youth, friends, survival, graphic violence, genetically altered, heroes, crimes ...
Place: tokyo, japan, east asia, asia
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Your Lie in April (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Kousei Arima was a genius pianist until his mother's sudden death took away his ability to play. Each day was dull for Kousei. But, then he meets a violinist named Kaori Miyazono who has an eccentric playing style. Can the heartfelt sounds of ...
Style: touching, stylized, semi serious, uplifting, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, pianist, romance, violinist, death of mother, piano, classical music, contests and competitions, music, depression, love and romance, school ...
Place: japan
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 7.9
 16K
Death Parade (2015)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: There is a place after death that’s neither heaven nor hell. A bar that serves you one chance to win. You cannot leave until the game is over, and when it is, your life may be too. From Studio Madhouse (Death Note, Black Lagoon) comes a thrilling ...
Style: psychological, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: memory loss, death, regret, morality, gambling, afterlife, heaven and hell, pain, unhappiness, fear, game, game of death ...
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Yuri!!! on Ice (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Yūri Katsuki carried all of Japan's hopes on his shoulders to win at the Gran Prix Finale ice skating competition, but suffered a crushing defeat. He returns home to Kyushu and half feels like he wants to retire, and half feels like he wants ...
Style: exciting, captivating, light, yaoi, humorous ...
Plot: training, russian, rivalry, friendship, figure skating, dream, rise to the top, teenager, coach, skating, sport, gay ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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