Suicide movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant suicide movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out interesting, serious, melancholic, intense, realistic and enigmatic films and TV shows about / with suicide, storytelling, dialogue, drinking, mentor, death, catastrophe, loneliness, depression and life philosophy plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, Germany, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as suicide: 13 Reasons Why (2017), Suicide Room (2011), Girl, Interrupted (1999), Stay (2005), Detachment (2011), Dead Poets Society (1989), The Discovery (2017), The Book of Henry (2017), Remember Me (2010), To the Bone (2017).

List of suicide movies

 7.8
 230K
13 Reasons Why (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After a teenage girl's perplexing suicide, a classmate receives a series of tapes that unravel the mystery of her tragic choice.
Style: emotional, psychological, serious, thought provoking, suspenseful ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: suicide, guilt, loss of friend, teenage girl, depression, suicidal, high school, human relationship, loss of daughter, death of daughter, loss, abusive relationship ...
Place: usa
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 6.7
 8K
Suicide Room (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Dominik is an ordinary boy. He's got loads of friends, the hottest girl in school, rich parents and money to spend on brand-name clothes. But one innocent kiss with a mate changes everything. He begins to isolate himself from the outside world, ...
Style: bleak, captivating, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: suicide, isolation, fictional reality, teenage boy, escape from reality, addiction, self destructing, youth, humiliation, life is a bitch, teenage life, gay teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: poland, europe
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Girl, Interrupted (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Set in the changing world of the late 1960s, Susanna Kaysen's prescribed "short rest" from a psychiatrist she had met only once becomes a strange, unknown journey into Alice's Wonderland, where she struggles with the thin line ...
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, captivating, gloomy ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mental illness, friendship, suicide, psychiatrist, suicide attempt, mentally unstable, eating disorder, coming of age, patient, female protagonist, psychiatric ward, nurse ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: usa
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 6.8
 71K
Stay (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Psychiatrist Sam Foster has a new patient, Henry Letham, who claims to be suicidal. In trying to diagnose him, Sam visits Henry's prior therapist and also finds Henry's mother -- even though Henry has said that he murdered both of his ...
Style: psychological, surreal, surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: suicide, suicide attempt, doctors and patients, mentally unstable, psychiatrist, unfulfillment, student, patient, guilt, mental institution, obsession, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
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 7.7
 70K
Detachment (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A chronicle of three weeks in the lives of several high school teachers, administrators and students through the eyes of substitute teacher, Henry Barthes. Henry roams from school to school, imparting modes of knowledge, but never staying long ...
Style: psychological, serious, bleak, thought provoking, touching ...
Plot: teachers and students, suicide, teacher, social decay, unhappy, social problems, human relationship, life is a bitch, depression, dedicated educator, high school life, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Dead Poets Society (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: At an elite, old-fashioned boarding school in New England, a passionate English teacher inspires his students to rebel against convention and seize the potential of every day, courting the disdain of the stern headmaster.
Style: intellectual, uplifting, sentimental, philosophical, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: boarding school life, teacher, teachers and students, poetry, poet, teaching the ways of the world, suicide, dedicated educator, youth, philosophy, coming of age, professor ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century, year 1959
Place: vermont, new england, usa, harvard university
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 6.3
 26K
The Discovery (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the near future, due to a breakthrough scientific discovery by Dr. Thomas Harbor, there is now definitive proof of an afterlife. While countless people have chosen suicide to reset their existence, others try to decide what it all means. Among ...
Style: intellectual, psychological, bleak, philosophical, suspense ...
Plot: suicide, life after death, interview, mystery, plot twist, mental illness, science, self discovery, dreams, alternate reality, afterlife, depression ...
Time: future
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The Book of Henry (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Naomi Watts stars as Susan, a single mother of two, working as a waitress in a small town. Her son, Henry, is an 11-year-old genius who not only manages the family finances but acts as emotional support for his mother and younger brother. When Henry ...
Style: emotional, touching, captivating, sad, serious
Plot: boy genius, mother son relationship, suicide, single mother, brain tumor, small town, book, dancing, death of brother, loss of son, brother brother relationship, school principal ...
Place: new york state
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 7.1
 131K
Remember Me (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Still reeling from a heartbreaking family event and his parents' subsequent divorce, Tyler Hawkins discovers a fresh lease on life when he meets Ally Craig, a gregarious beauty who witnessed her mother's death. But as the couple draws ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, surprise ending, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: young lovers, death in the family, suicide, 9/11, romance, loss of parent, loss of loved one, parents and children, college student, tragic event, relationships, parenthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2001, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story based on the best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, which follows 15-year-old freshman Charlie, an endearing and naive outsider who is taken under the wings of two seniors. A moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope - and the ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, talky, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, teenage love, adolescence, teenage life, friendship, first love, high school life, youth, teenagers, friends, shyness, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 1990s, 20th century ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh
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 6.8
 35K
To the Bone (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young woman dealing with anorexia meets an unconventional doctor who challenges her to face her condition and embrace life.
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, melancholic, suspense
Plot: anorexia, eating disorder, therapy, suicide, artist, smoking, pregnant woman, sister sister relationship, abortion, painter, talent, sit ups ...
Place: arizona
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 6.6
 243K
Bird Box (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A woman and a pair of children are blindfolded and make their way through a post-apocalyptic setting along a river.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, emotional, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: survival, end of the world, blindness, fear, survival horror, bird, suicide, murder, creature, chase, parents and children, running ...
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The Life of David Gale (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Spain
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A man against capital punishment is accused of murdering a fellow activist and is sent to death row.
Style: surprise ending, thought provoking, suspense, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: fighting the system, death row, suicide, murder, activist, false accusation, death sentence, who done it, reporter, journalist, professor, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, italy, spain, austin texas ...
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 7.5
 118K
The Hours (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, France, Canada, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: "The Hours" is the story of three women searching for more potent, meaningful lives. Each is alive at a different time and place, all are linked by their yearnings and their fears. Their stories intertwine, and finally come together in a ...
Style: psychological, intellectual, captivating, melancholic, depressing ...
Plot: depression, suicide, drowning, writer's life, housewife, aids, mental illness, terminal illness, letter, introspection, human nature, literature ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 20s, 50s, contemporary ...
Place: england, new york, europe, usa, london ...
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You Don't Know Jack (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Angel of mercy… or murderous “Doctor Death”? Jack Kervorkian is one of the most polarizing figures in modern American history, a man whose passionate belief that people have the right to die has brought him both praise and vilification. ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, thought provoking, compassionate ...
Plot: terminal illness, suicide, suffering, judge, lawyer, district attorney, murder, moral dilemma, against the rules, legal action, historical figure, grief ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: michigan, detroit, usa, california
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August: Osage County (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A look at the lives of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose paths have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional woman who raised them.
Style: emotional, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, suicide, funeral, family in crisis, incestuous relationship, family secret, drug addiction, death in the family, parents and children, life is a bitch, family problems, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oklahoma, usa, midwest, california
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Desperate Housewives (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Desperate Housewives is an American television comedy-drama-mystery series created by Marc Cherry and produced by ABC Studios and Cherry Productions. It aired Sundays at 9 P.M. Eastern/8 P.M. Central, on ABC from October 3, 2004, until May 13, 2012. ...
Style: witty, humorous, dark humor, sexual, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: housewife, suburban life, secret, neighbor, social relations, female friendship, couple relations, friendship, family relations, investigation, infidelity, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
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 7.0
 283K
Constantine (2005)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: John Constantine has literally been to Hell and back. When he teams up with a policewoman to solve the mysterious suicide of her twin sister, their investigation takes them through the world of demons and angels that exists beneath the landscape of ...
Style: stylized, mind bending, gothic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, supernatural ability, angel, demons, devil, lucifer, psychic, redemption, demon, heaven and hell, god or devil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
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 7.7
 217K
A Few Good Men (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: When cocky military lawyer Lt. Daniel Kaffee and his co-counsel, Lt. Cmdr. JoAnne Galloway, are assigned to a murder case, they uncover a hazing ritual that could implicate high-ranking officials such as shady Col. Nathan Jessep.
Style: intense, tense, realistic, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, navy, suicide, army investigation, lawyer, military, murder, sexism, trial, marines, u.s. navy ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: cuba, washington d.c.
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 5.6
 2K
Heathers (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A pitch-black comedy anthology set in the present day, as our heroine Veronica Sawyer deals with a very different but equally vicious group of Heathers. Based on the 1988 cult classic film.
Style: dark humor, ironic, cynical, dark
Plot: sociopath, suicide, high school, adolescence, violence, teenage love, social misfits, apathy, teenagers, brutality, bullying, unlikely friendships ...
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 6.6
 73K
The Invitation (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Will and his new girlfriend Kira are invited to a dinner with old friends at the house of Will’s ex Eden and her new partner David. Although the evening appears to be relaxed, Will soon gets a creeping suspicion that their charming host David is ...
Style: twist ending, dark, scary, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: psychological thriller, suicide, cult, deception, conspiracy, obsession, suspicion, stabbing, dinner party, paranoia, mass murder, group of friends ...
Place: california
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Wristcutters: A Love Story (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Zia, distraught over breaking up with his girlfriend, decides to end it all. Unfortunately, he discovers that there is no real ending, only a run-down afterlife that is strikingly similar to his old one, just a bit worse. Discovering that his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, depressing, offbeat, melancholic ...
Plot: depression, afterlife, suicide, on the road, death, russian, friendship, dealing with death, supernatural, starting over, regret, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, turkey
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 7.7
 40K
Short Cuts (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Multi-storied, fish-eyed look at American culture with some 22 characters intersecting--profoundly or fleetingly--through each other's lives. Running the emotional gamut from disturbing to humorous, Altman's portrait of the contemporary ...
Style: captivating, sincere, realistic, talky, depressing ...
Plot: suicide, cheating, redemption, infidelity, loss of loved one, party, fishing, multiple storylines, family problems, family in crisis, adulthood, child illness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, southern california
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Storm of the Century (1999)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 257 min.
Story: A very powerful blizzard hits the fictional small town of Little Tall Island off the coast of Maine. All access off the island is blocked, and no one is able to leave the island until the storm is over. While trying to deal with the storm, tragedy ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
Plot: storm, island, suicide, village, murder, supernatural, secret, stranger, demon, jail, mysterious character, haunted by the past ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: maine, usa
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 7.9
 98K
Talk to Her (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two men share an odd friendship while they care for two women who are both in deep comas.
Style: psychological, sincere, captivating, surreal, emotional ...
Plot: friendship, rape, suicide, tragic love, hospital, coma, obsession, tragic event, ballet, life is a bitch, power of love, self destructing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: spain, madrid, europe, jordan, latin america
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 6.8
 244K
1408 (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: isolation, haunted house, fear, ghost, survival, evil, paranormal activity, trapped, hotel, paranoia, supernatural, insanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Sunshine Cleaning (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A single mother and her slacker sister find an unexpected way to turn their lives around in the off-beat dramatic comedy. In order to raise the tuition to send her young son to private school the mom starts an unusual business – a biohazard ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, feel good, witty ...
Plot: suicide, family business, cleaning lady, family relations, family problems, ambition, couple relations, life is a bitch, crimes, new job, single parent, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, albuquerque new mexico, california
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 4.8
 27K
Pulse (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When their computer hacker friend accidentally channels a mysterious wireless signal, a group of co-eds rally to stop a terrifying evil from taking over the world.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hacker, computer virus, suicide, ghost, college, danger, supernatural, deadly, college life, computers and web, fear, paranoia ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary
Place: campus, ohio
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 6.4
 41K
Before I Fall (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Samantha Kingston has everything. Then, everything changes. After one fateful night, she wakes up with no future at all. Trapped into reliving the same day over and over, she begins to question just how perfect her life really was.
Style: meditative, bad ending, suspense, touching, mumblecore ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: time loop, teenagers, female protagonist, strong female character, redemption, teenager, bullying, suicide, friendship, car rollover, death, saving a life ...
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The Celebration (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A grandiose party to celebrate a sixtieth birthday unleashes a family drama with all the lies that conceal horrendous secrets. The eldest son, Christian, stages a showdown with the popular pater familias; his provocative, moving after-dinner speech ...
Style: dark humor, talky, stylized, emotional, semi serious ...
Plot: sexual abuse, suicide, birthday, secret, child abuse, hotel, depression, party, family secret, pedophilia, child rape, pedophile ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark, europe
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