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, humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever and witty films and TV shows about / with restaurant, obsession, telephone call, dialogue, friendship, storytelling, runaway, love, mentor and marriage plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as neurotic: Malcolm in the Middle (2000), Play It Again, Sam (1972), Mother (1996), Modern Romance (1981), Matchstick Men (2003), American Splendor (2003), Along Came Polly (2004), Dragons Forever (1988), Still Crazy (1998), In the Family (2017).
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American Splendor
Biography, Comedy, Drama
USA
101 min.
 7.5
Matchstick Men
Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA, UK
116 min.
 7.3
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The Bisexual
Comedy, Drama
UK, USA
40 min.
 5.2
The Laws of Thermodynamics
Comedy
Spain
100 min.
 6.0

List of neurotic movies

Malcolm in the Middle
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family.
Style: humorous, witty, neurotic, realistic, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, sitcom, social satire, eccentric family, teenage life, prodigy, sarcasm, suburban life, youth, anger ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
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Play It Again, Sam
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: clever, talky, witty, humorous, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, friendship, infidelity, adultery, divorce, marriage, postmodernism, looking for love, farce, relationships, love and romance, loneliness ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa
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 6.9
 5K
Mother
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: humorous, talky, clever, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, divorce, single parent, writers, crumbling marriage, relationships, introspection, dialogue, deadpan, couple relations, culture clash, complex characters ...
Time: 90s
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Modern Romance
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A film editor breaks up with his girlfriend, unsure if he is in love.
Style: talky, humorous, witty, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, romance, breakup, drugs/alcohol, relationships, couples, urban, love, couple relations, loneliness, dialogue, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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 7.3
 115K
Matchstick Men
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: clever, surprise ending, suspense, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: crime, psychiatrist, mental illness, father daughter relationship, mentor, hospital, con artists, con men, cons and scams, murder, twists & turns, plot twist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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American Splendor
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: clever, realistic, cynical, stylized, semi serious ...
Plot: writer's life, loneliness, depression, artist, childhood, cancer, hospital, friendship, superhero, jazz, postmodernism, life ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 1950s
Place: ohio, usa, cleveland ohio
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Along Came Polly
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, funny, romantic, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, romance, honeymoon, fall in love, love and romance, nothing goes right, disorder, chance, relationships, wedding, marriage, commitment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, caribbean, los angeles, long island ...
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Dragons Forever
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: semi serious, humorous, exciting, neurotic
Plot: martial arts, factory, countryside, rivalry, cons and scams, dishonesty, lawyer, trial, fight, art, kung fu, garbage ...
Time: 80s
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 7K
Still Crazy
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the seventies Strange Fruit were it. They lived the rock lifestyle to the max, groupies, drugs, internal tension and an ex front man dead from an overdose. Even their demise was glamorous; when lightning struck the stage during an outdoor ...
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: music, reunion, underdog, death, rivalry, british, rock, on the road, music band, rock and roll, comeback, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey, tokyo
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 8.0
 10K
In the Family
Genre: Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The neurotic Fikret and tavern singer Solmaz, whose 21 year long relationships end on the same day, meet through a funny coincidence. When Solmaz's daughter Zeynep decides to marry her lover from Adana, the ever-fearful Fikret ends up having to ...
Style: neurotic
Plot: divorced couple, marriage crisis, nightclub singer, lgbt, marriage
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 7.5
 112
Pond Life
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Pond Life is a British animated television series that was written and directed by Candy Guard and follows the misadventures of its neurotic and self-obsessed protagonist, Dolly Pond. Two series were broadcast on Channel 4 in 1996 and 2000. A series ...
Style: neurotic
Plot: romance, best friend, women, thirty something, single woman, dysfunctional family, pub, flat
Is relevant ?
 7.7
 28K
The Odd Couple
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Felix Ungar has just broken up with his wife. Despondent, he goes to kill himself but is saved by his friend Oscar Madison. With nowhere else to go, Felix is urged by Oscar to move in with him, at least for a while. The only problem is that Felix is ...
Style: witty, humorous, clever, not serious, dramatic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, poker, suicide attempt, friends, divorce, screwball, buddies, odd couple, unlikely friendships, mentor, obsession, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 4K
Ellie Parker
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, clever, psychological, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nightclub, infidelity, hollywood, actor's life, showbiz, artists and showbiz, gender, friends, sex, audition, liar, cinematographer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
Is relevant ?
 5.2
 103
The Bisexual
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 40 min.
Story: Comedy series examining the life of a woman who dates both men and women.
Style: neurotic
Plot: culture clash, girlfriend, best friend, business partner, novelist, sexual identity, new yorker, luxury, lesbian relationship, dating, lesbian, nightclub ...
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 4K
About Ray
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A teenager transitions from female to male, and his family must come to terms with that fact.
Style: neurotic
Plot: single mother, lgbt, teenager, lesbian, gender roles, grandmother grandson relationship, whistling, signature, eyeglasses, friendship, restaurant, marriage ...
Place: manhattan new york city
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 7.8
 41K
Repulsion
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Roman Polanski's first English-language film, beautiful young manicurist Carole suffers from androphobia (the pathological fear of interaction with men). When her sister and roommate, Helen, leaves their London flat to go on an Italian ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental illness, loneliness, rape, insanity, paranoia, isolation, murder, surrealism, psychology, losing-it hero, sexual abuse, sisters ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london
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One Deadly Summer
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In spring 1976, a 19-year-old beauty, her German-born mother, and her crippled father move to the town of a firefighter nicknamed Pin-Pon. Everyone notices the provocative Eliane. She singles out Pin-Pon and soon is crying on his shoulder ...
Style: sexual, serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: vengeance, small town, obsession, parents and children, village, murder, haunted by the past, small town life, couples, family relations, village life, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, southern france
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A Pain in the Ass
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ralf Milan, a hitman, arrives in Montpellier to kill an important witness. He checks in a hotel without knowing that his neighbour has become neurotic after his wife left him.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: hotel, hitman, gangsters, farce, odd couple, witnessing a crime, assassination attempt, suicide attempt, friendship, cons and scams, suicide, psychiatrist ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, southern france, south of france
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Day of the Wacko
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It is a bitter story about a middle-aged man, who hates his life and other people, including himself. Adam Miauczynski, the character known from director Marek Koterski's previous films, is a 44 year-old teacher, who reads poetry during school ...
Style: tragicomedy, semi serious, humorous, realistic, biting ...
Plot: love and romance, obsession, midlife crisis, unfulfillment, disorder, human nature, nothing goes right, polish, beating, blonde, social satire, television ...
Time: contemporary, middle ages
Place: warsaw poland, eastern europe
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 983
Volley
Genre: Comedy
Country: Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Six twenty-something friends are spending New Year's Eve at a summer house at the river. The host, Nicolas (writer and director Martin Piroyansky, XXY), brings his ex-girlfriend Pilar (Inés Efron, Empty Nest, XXY) with whom he just had a ...
Style: neurotic
Plot: volleyball, love, sex, friends, cheating girlfriend, friendship, holiday, infidelity, cocaine, embarrassment, male objectification, best friend ...
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Final Portrait
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Swiss painter and sculptor Alberto Giacometti.
Style: neurotic
Plot: painter, sculptor, swiss, american abroad, prostitute, brother brother relationship, husband wife relationship, sculpture, pimp, suicide, infidelity, obsession ...
Time: 1960s, year 1964
Place: paris france
Is relevant ?
 4.8
 984
Full Moon High
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenager (Adam Arkin) becomes a werewolf after a family vacation in Transylvania.
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, offbeat, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: deadly creature, young lovers, high school, zombie, afterlife, teenage life, supernatural, deadly, werewolf, teenager, youth, dangerous animal ...
Place: europe, romania, transylvania
Is relevant ?
 3.9
 2K
Woo
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Gorgeous and extraverted Woo meets insecure and straight-laced law clerk Tim at a blind date.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, romance, friendship, battle of the sexes, male nudity, stereotypes, opposites attract, urban, restaurant, looking for love, dialogue, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 31K
Bananas
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a bumbling New Yorker is dumped by his activist girlfriend, he travels to a tiny Latin American nation and becomes involved in its latest rebellion.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, funny, satirical ...
Plot: politics, revolution, assassination, rebellion, president, misfit, political, world politics, state affairs, screwball, chaos, pornography ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, latin america
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The Late Bloomer
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A sex therapist goes through puberty after the successful removal of a benign tumor resting against his pituitary gland. He experiences all the changes and effects of puberty over a three-week period.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, neurotic
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, coming of age, misfit, youth, disorder, puberty, aging, fish out of water, sex, love, oil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 22K
Honeymoon
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: atmospheric, twists and turns, serious, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: couple relations, in the woods, confined, honeymoon, danger, couples, isolation, woman in danger, sleepwalking, lake, imaginary, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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What We Did on Our Holiday
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Doug and Abi and their three children travel to the Scottish Highlands for Doug's father Gordie's birthday party. It's soon clear that when it comes to keeping a secret under wraps from the rest of the family, their children are ...
Style: tense, feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, kids
Plot: family, divorce, dysfunctional family, holiday, death, parents and children, kids and family, cancer, breakup, children, police investigation, secrets ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, london, england
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Play Misty for Me
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A brief fling between a male disc jockey and an obsessed female fan takes a frightening, and perhaps even deadly turn when another woman enters the picture.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, vengeance, murder, police investigation, jazz, insanity, paranoia, radio, manipulation, revenge, loneliness, psychology ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa
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The Laws of Thermodynamics
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Manel, a physicist working on his PhD thesis, accidentally fall in love with Elena, a young model and aspiring actress.
Style: neurotic
Plot: model, science, physicist, falling in love, love affair, smoking, threesome, actor, actress, sex scene, wedding, flashback ...
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 19K
Home Again
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Life for a single mom in Los Angeles takes an unexpected turn when she allows three young guys to move in with her.
Style: neurotic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: hollywood, family, love, chance, eye candy, older woman younger man sex, milf, male objectification, mini skirt, blonde woman, premarital sex, ponytail ...
Place: usa, los angeles, pacific ocean, new york, greece
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7.7
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7.9
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8.2
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7.1
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