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, clever, psychological and talky films and TV shows about / with husband wife relationship, love and romance, writers, friendship, couples, couple relations, storytelling, mentor, nudity (full frontal - brief) and marriage plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
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neurotic movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as neurotic: American Splendor (2003), Dragons Forever (1988), Matchstick Men (2003), Ellie Parker (2005), Force Majeure (2014), One False Step (2000), Seinfeld (1989), Malcolm in the Middle (2000), Bliss (1997), Anger Management (2003).

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, human nature, new job, social misfits, ambition, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 50s, 80s, 70s ...
Place: usa, ohio, new york, cleveland ohio
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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, humorous, semi serious, cult film
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, factory, art, fight, lawyer, dishonesty, cons and scams, gangsters, courtroom, gangster, fistfight ...
Time: 80s
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 7.3
 125K
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, weird, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: cons and scams, con artists, twists & turns, bank vault, con men, cheating, criminal, mental illness, crimes, crime, mentally unstable, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 5.6
 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, realistic, witty, humorous, neurotic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, nightclub, infidelity, friendship, showbiz, artists and showbiz, actor's life, love and romance, lifestyle, couple relations, erection, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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 7.3
 51K
Force Majeure (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, France, Norway, Denmark, Italy
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, tense, sincere
Plot: family vacation, avalanche, swedish, husband wife relationship, marriage, friendship, introspection, mother daughter relationship, friendship between men, father son relationship, strong female character, undressing ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: alps
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One False Step (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A comic feature film about an underachieving writer who sets out to write his masterpiece, but is confounded when one of its characters steps into his real life and introduces him to a life of sin and corruption.
Style: neurotic, suspenseful, suspense, touching, tense ...
Plot: aspiring writer, writer's block, writers, film producer, film within a film, screenwriter, filmmaking, desperation, buddy, femme fatale, satire, humiliation ...
Place: los angeles
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 8.8
 259K
Seinfeld (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, humorous, witty, talky, not serious ...
Plot: everyday life, comedian, dating, friendship, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, human relationship, antisocial behavior, disorder, uptight character, 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.
TV show
Story: A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family.
Style: humorous, witty, sitcom, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, prodigy, parents and children, teenage life, suburban life, youth, social satire, dark humor, dysfunctional family, teenager, family problems ...
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, serious, realistic, neurotic, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sex therapist, sexualized violence, sexual arousal, marriage, infidelity, psychology, betrayal, starting over, sexual dysfunction, father daughter incest, sexual abuse, frigidity ...
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, twists and turns, realistic, not serious, neurotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: rage, lawyer, therapist, anger, unconventional method, trial, doctors and patients, misfit partners, treatment, psychology, power relations, uptight character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, boston, bronx new york city, new jersey
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 8.0
 111K
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, producer, postmodernism, creator, star, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, england, paris france, rome italy ...
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 6.1
 1K
Panic Attack (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tragedy meets comedy in seven stories about how our entire world can collapse at any given moment.
Style: non-linear, neurotic, tragicomedy, humorous, light ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, group of friends, passive aggressive woman, failed expectations, comedy of manners, multiple storylines, friend, wedding, wedding party, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, party, wedding day ...
Place: central europe, poland, warsaw poland
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My sister's wedding (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Marie is a typical urban single. Although she works as a successful television presenter, she has the gift of attracting only idiots in relationships. On the contrary, her sister Karolína has already found the right one and is planning a wedding. ...
Style: neurotic, feel good, funny, light, romantic ...
Plot: wedding day, failed expectations, marriage proposal, wedding ceremony, breakup, celebration, mayor, love triangle, party, adultery, sister sister relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, czech republic, prague, prague czech republic
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 6.2
 971
The Bisexual (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy series examining the life of a woman who dates both men and women.
Style: neurotic, captivating, psychological, humorous
Plot: bisexuality, culture clash, identity crisis, self discovery, bisexual woman, sexual awakening, male female relationship, sexual exploration, exploring sexuality, nightclub, lesbian relationship, lgbt ...
Place: london
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 5.7
 24K
Honeymoon (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, 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, clever ...
Plot: honeymoon, sleepwalking, woman in danger, couple relations, isolation, couples, danger, in the woods, transformation, mysterious event, estrangement, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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What's the Matter with Gerald? (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A hypochondriac irks his partner by embracing the advice of an eccentric healer.
Style: neurotic, suspense, witty, romantic, romanticism ...
Plot: magic, gay couple, gay interest, identity crisis, hypochondriac, wealth, gossip, gay, dream, friendship, pianist, professor ...
Place: usa, nashville tennessee
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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, tense, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: isolation, confined, danger, mind game, mysterious character, losing-it hero, woman in danger, countryside, nudity (full frontal - brief), schizophrenia, mental illness, paranoia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, santiago de chile, andes mountains, santiago chile ...
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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, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, unhappiness, male friendship, friendship between men, dark humor, betrayal, couple relations, love affair, looking for love, thirtysomething life, battle of the sexes ...
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, contemplative, neurotic ...
Plot: estrangement, friendship, introspection, unfulfillment, midlife crisis, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, loner, 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: touching, psychological, serious, captivating, neurotic ...
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, nazi occupation, love affair, tragic hero, romance, society, mentally unstable, power relations, dysfunctional character, doctors and patients, one on one ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s, 1930s, 1900s, 20th century ...
Place: russia, switzerland, europe, moscow russia, geneva switzerland ...
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Miami Rhapsody (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
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, couple relations, parents and children, infidelity, couples, love affair, fall in love, looking for love, eccentric family, dysfunctional family, marital problem ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, florida, new york
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 7.6
 14K
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: thought provoking, psychological, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Plot: fog, factory, society, car accident, loneliness, anxiety, depression, mother son relationship, countryside, losing-it hero, social misfits, unfulfillment ...
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, skyscraper, on the road, stupidity, fainting, white trash, 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, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, rejection, workaholic, satire, love triangle, infidelity, ghost, date, advice, idol, dating, bittersweet ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, new york
Is relevant ?
 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, youth, looking for love, siblings relations, eccentric family, family life, parents and children, midlife crisis, introspection, couple 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, semi serious, realistic, neurotic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, film within a film, romance, love and romance, self discovery, couples, breakup, fall in love, couple relations, 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, caribbean ...
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 99K
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: semi serious, twist ending, surreal, suspense, anthology ...
Plot: dark humor, gangsters, workplace situations, hotel, witch, bet, fish out of water, curses spells and rituals, disorder, hotel room, mischievous children, multiple storylines ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 791
Trench Road (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Simply put, this is a movie about the identity crisis of a modern man.
Style: neurotic, social realism, brutal, psychotronic, psychological thriller
Plot: marital problem, dark humor, desperation, family relations, broken family, obsession, real estate, blackmail, marital separation, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional marriage, domestic violence ...
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 19K
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: medical drama, based on true events, thought provoking, neurotic, suspenseful ...
Plot: fighting illness, hospital, diagnosis, journalist, catatonia, doctor, strong female lead, psychosis, newspaper reporter, human brain, female protagonist, medical examination ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
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