Neurotic movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant neurotic movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out neurotic, realistic, clever, humorous, psychological and talky films and TV shows about / with couples, friendship, husband wife relationship, mentor, dialogue, writers, storytelling, weird, depression and nudity (full frontal - brief) plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as neurotic: American Splendor (2003), Dragons Forever (1988), Matchstick Men (2003), Ellie Parker (2005), Force Majeure (2014), Seinfeld (1989), Malcolm in the Middle (2000), Bliss (1997), Anger Management (2003), 8? (1963).

List of neurotic movies

American Splendor (2003)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An original mix of fiction and reality illuminates the life of comic book hero everyman Harvey Pekar.
Style: neurotic, realistic, stylized, semi serious, sincere ...
Plot: writer's life, antisocial behavior, loneliness, depression, artist, rising to stardom, self discovery, social misfits, new job, ambition, lifestyle, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1950s, 1960s, 50s ...
Place: usa, ohio, cleveland ohio, new york
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Dragons Forever (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as a hot-shot lawyer hired by a Hong Kong chemical plant to dispose of opposition to their polluting ways. But when he falls for a beautiful woman out to stop the plant, Jackie is torn in a conflict of interest and asks his trusty ...
Style: exciting, neurotic, semi serious, humorous, cult film
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, factory, fight, lawyer, cons and scams, dishonesty, courtroom, gangster, hand to hand combat, fistfight, gangsters ...
Time: 80s
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 7.3
 121K
Matchstick Men (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A phobic con artist and his protege are on the verge of pulling off a lucrative swindle when the con artist's teenage daughter arrives unexpectedly.
Style: twists and turns, humorous, sentimental, realistic, neurotic ...
Plot: cons and scams, twists & turns, con artists, criminal, bank vault, crime, crimes, dishonesty, partners, criminal heroes, psychiatrist, con men ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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 5.7
 4K
Ellie Parker (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ellie Parker, an aspiring actress from Australia, lives a hectic Hollywood lifestyle, perpetually trying to land the role that will elevate her career. Living with her lothario musician boyfriend, Justin, Ellie is far from happy, finding support ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, neurotic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, nightclub, infidelity, friendship, actor's life, showbiz, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couple relations, lifestyle, erection, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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 7.3
 46K
Force Majeure (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, France, Norway, Denmark
Duration: 120 min.
Story: While holidaying in the French Alps, a Swedish family deals with acts of cowardliness as an avalanche breaks out.
Style: neurotic, humorous, captivating, sincere, tense
Plot: avalanche, family vacation, swedish, husband wife relationship, friendship, strong female character, marriage, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, friendship between men, undressing, escape ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: alps
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 8.8
 242K
Seinfeld (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Seinfeld is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from July 5, 1989, to May 14, 1998. It lasted nine seasons, and is now in syndication. It was created by Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld, the latter starring as a fictionalized ...
Style: sitcom, witty, talky, humorous, not serious ...
Plot: dating, friendship, comedian, everyday life, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, antisocial behavior, human relationship, uptight character, disorder, lifestyle, jewish ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, new york yankees
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Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, realistic, neurotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: siblings relations, family relations, anger, parents and children, prodigy, teenage life, eccentric family, uptight character, suburban life, youth, social satire, sarcasm ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
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 6.0
 2K
Bliss (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Joseph and Maria are married for six months and Maria still has never had an orgasm with her husband. They begin to visit mysterious doctor Baltazar who teaches them how to reach ecstasy in sex.
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, neurotic, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sex therapist, sexualized violence, marriage, infidelity, psychology, betrayal, starting over, sexual dysfunction, sexual abuse, frigidity, sexual arousal, hospital ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle washington, seattle, vancouver, australia
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Anger Management (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a small misunderstanding aboard an airplane escalates out of control, timid businessman Dave Buznik is ordered by the court to undergo anger management therapy at the hands of specialist Dr. Buddy Rydell. But when Buddy steps up his aggressive ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, neurotic, funny ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: rage, therapy, therapist, anger, trial, doctors and patients, misfit partners, treatment, psychiatrist, psychology, uptight character, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, bronx new york city, boston, new jersey
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 8.0
 105K
8? (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 138 min.
Story: With 8 ½ Frederico Fellini leaves a self-portrait where dreams and reality are a mix. With help from a most excellent cast and unique scenery this self reflecting film is one of his master works.
Style: psychological, art house, surreal, stylized, serious ...
Plot: extramarital affair, midlife crisis, childhood, filmmaking, mistress, adultery, dreams, introspection, postmodernism, producer, showbiz, self involved ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, paris france, copenhagen ...
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 5.7
 24K
Honeymoon (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A newlywed couple finds their lake-country honeymoon descend into chaos after Paul finds Bea wandering and disoriented in the middle of the night.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, neurotic, twists and turns ...
Plot: honeymoon, sleepwalking, woman in danger, couple relations, isolation, couples, danger, in the woods, transformation, blood, estrangement, mysterious event ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.0
 9K
Magic Magic (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In remote Chile, a vacationing young woman begins to mentally unravel; meanwhile, her friends ignore her claim until it's too late.
Style: psychological, serious, scary, tense, realistic ...
Plot: isolation, confined, danger, woman in danger, mysterious character, losing-it hero, countryside, mind game, nudity (full frontal - brief), insomnia, paranoia, schizophrenia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, andes mountains, santiago de chile, south america ...
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Your Friends & Neighbors (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This adult comedy follows six characters, three men and three women from a cross-section of social groups, as they play sexual power games. When an affair fires up between 2 of the married characters, it sparks a chain of consequences for all of ...
Style: sexual, sexy, dark humor, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: extramarital affair, infidelity, unhappiness, friendship between men, male friendship, betrayal, love affair, couple relations, battle of the sexes, looking for love, midlife crisis, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 90s
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When a Man Falls (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The intertwining lives of three men reveal that each deal with his problems in different, self-destructive ways
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, neurotic, contemplative ...
Plot: unfulfillment, friendship, estrangement, midlife crisis, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, husband wife relationship, loner, father son relationship, introspection, deadend life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Soul Keeper (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, France, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the present days, Maria Spielrein and Fraser are in Russia making a research about the life of Sabina Spielrein. In the beginning of the Twentieth Century, this Russian girl was a patient treated by Dr. Jung and later they fall in love for each ...
Style: psychological, touching, serious, captivating, neurotic ...
Plot: nazi occupation, mental illness, mental institution, love affair, tragic hero, society, mentally unstable, power relations, dysfunctional character, doctors and patients, romance, experimenting ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 1900s, 1920s, 20th century ...
Place: russia, switzerland, europe, geneva switzerland, moscow russia ...
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Miami Rhapsody (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gwyn Marcus has always wanted a marriage like her parents. She has just accepted the proposal of her boyfriend Matt, but she has misgivings about their future together. Her fear of commitment grows as she learns of the various affairs that her ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, neurotic, light, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: self discovery, romance, parents and children, couple relations, infidelity, couples, eccentric family, looking for love, fall in love, love affair, dysfunctional family, marital problem ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, miami, new york
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 7.6
 13K
Red Desert (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Amid the modern wastelands and toxic factories of Italy, wife and mother Giuliana (Monica Vitti) desperately tries to conceal her tenuous grip on reality from those around her, especially her successful yet neglectful husband, Ugo (Carlo Chionetti). ...
Style: psychological, thought provoking, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Plot: fog, factory, society, car accident, depression, loneliness, anxiety, mother son relationship, unfulfillment, losing-it hero, couple relations, social misfits ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, italy
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The Darwin Awards (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After botching the capture of a notorious serial killer, idiosyncratic detective Michael Burrows loses his job with the San Francisco Police. He becomes an investigator for an insurance company and joins forces with a cynical field agent to probe ...
Style: realistic, humorous, intellectual, semi serious, neurotic ...
Plot: police investigation, insurance, law enforcement, on the road, skyscraper, stupidity, white trash, fainting, crimes, murder mystery, profiler, humanity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, chicago illinois
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Play It Again, Sam (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mild mannered film critic is dumped by his wife and his ego is crushed. His hero persona is the tough guy played by Humphrey Bogart in many of his movies and the apparition of Bogart begins showing up to give him advice. With the encouragement of ...
Style: neurotic, talky, witty, humorous, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, rejection, satire, infidelity, idol, ghost, dating, advice, date, bittersweet, romance, best friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, new york
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 6.9
 6K
Mother (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After two failed marriages a science fiction writer decides that coming to terms with his mother will improve his chances for a successful relationship, so he moves in with her.
Style: neurotic, humorous, witty, talky, clever ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, starting over, mother son relationship, family life, eccentric family, looking for love, midlife crisis, youth, single parent, introspection, lifestyle, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
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Modern Romance (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A film editor breaks up with his girlfriend, unsure if he is in love.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, neurotic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, film within a film, romance, love and romance, couple relations, self discovery, couples, fall in love, breakup, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, honest ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: usa
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Along Came Polly (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Reuben Feffer is a guy who's spent his entire life playing it safe. Polly Prince is irresistible as a free-spirit who lives for the thrill of the moment. When these two comically mismatched souls collide, Reuben's world is turned upside ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, romantic, neurotic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: honeymoon, opposites attract, nothing goes right, commitment, infidelity, romance, love and romance, disorder, chance, wedding, marriage, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, long island, michigan ...
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 6.6
 16K
Brain on Fire (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Susannah Cahalan, an up-and-coming journalist at the New York Post becomes plagued by voices in her head and seizures, causing a rapid descent into insanity.
Style: based on true events, neurotic, thought provoking, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, catatonia, fighting illness, treatment, psychosis, newspaper reporter, medical examination, female journalist, diagnosis, hallucination, brain scan ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
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 6.8
 95K
Four Rooms (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It's Ted the Bellhop's first night on the job...and the hotel's very unusual guests are about to place him in some outrageous predicaments. It seems that this evening's room service is serving up one unbelievable happening after ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, twist ending, surreal, suspense ...
Plot: workplace situations, gangsters, hotel, witch, bet, mistaken identity, mischievous children, fish out of water, disorder, hotel room, couples, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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 5.3
 2K
Braid (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two drug dealers on the lam seek refuge inside their mentally unstable friend’s mansion. But in order to stay, they have to participate in her elaborate, and increasingly dangerous, game of permanent make-believe.
Style: macabre, disturbing, neurotic, brutal
Plot: mansion, game, insanity, odd, mental disorder, best friends, save the day, necrophiliac, shovel, house, rules, redhead ...
Time: 21st century
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 5.4
 18K
Countdown (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young nurse downloads an app that tells her she only has three days to live. With time ticking away and a mysterious figure haunting her, she must find a way to save her life before time runs out.
Style: mysterious, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, neurotic ...
Plot: supernatural, fear, youth, survival, phone terror, nurse, devil, countdown, interracial romance, characters killed one by one, game, body count ...
Time: 21st century
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 21K
Border (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a border guard with a sixth sense for identifying smugglers encounters the first person she cannot prove is guilty, she is forced to confront terrifying revelations about herself and humankind.
Style: art house, rough, neurotic, bleak
Plot: troll, sadistic psychopath, father daughter relationship, baby, human becoming an animal, child abuse, border guard, animal cruelty, deformity, body horror, childhood trauma, psychology ...
Place: sweden, finland
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 5.6
 11K
The Intruder (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A psychological thriller about a young married couple who buys a beautiful Napa Valley house on several acres of land only to find that the man they bought it from refuses to let go of the property.
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, neurotic, captivating
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: home invasion, woman in danger, psycho, voyeur, young couple, murder, thanksgiving, deer, intruder, maniac, intervention, sexual assault ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, california
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 990
Ayka (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany, Poland, Kazakhstan, China, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young Asian immigrant worker in Moscow tried to track down her baby, whom she abandoned at the hospital.
Style: sad, melancholic, rough, neurotic
Plot: baby, female protagonist, pregnant woman, pregnant, life is a bitch, extortion, money problems, big city, bleeding, toilet, cat, unemployed ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
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Looking Glass (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A psycho- sexual thriller following a couple that buys an old motel in the desert looking for a new beginning, but what seemed at first as an escape is soon a thrilling ride through a mysterious world when Ray discovers a two way mirror and ...
Style: erotic, neurotic, suspense, tense, psychological
Plot: motel, sexual relations, voyeurism, loss of child, murder mystery, swimming pool, dominatrix, husband wife relationship, maggot, psychopath, caught having sex, running for your life ...
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