Mentally unstable woman movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mentally unstable woman movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychological, suspense, psychotronic, serious, suspenseful and tense films and TV shows about / with mentally unstable woman, violence, female protagonist, crying, screaming woman, murder, screaming, apology, teenager and death plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres shot in USA, Canada, Spain and other countries.
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mentally unstable woman movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as mentally unstable woman: Veronika Decides to Die (2009), School Is Over (2018), iGirlfriend (2016), Love Me! (2014), Consumed (2015), The Sublet (2015), Isabel (2013), The Noonday Witch (2016), Like Normal People (1979), Greatful Dead (2013).

List of mentally unstable woman movies

Veronika Decides to Die (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After a frantic suicide attempt, Veronika awakens inside a mysterious mental asylum. Under the supervision of an unorthodox psychiatrist who specializes in controversial treatment, Veronika learns that she has only weeks to live.
Style: psychological, touching, emotional, controversial, sincere ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: mental institution, terminal illness, suicidal, psychiatrist, starting over, suicide, hopes, doctors and patients, coma, mental patient, suicide attempt, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, ireland
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 5.3
 347
School Is Over (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Agathe Langlois, Parisian until the end of the nails well varnishes, is delighted: she is going to be confirmed as a professor of English. The happiness of the good news will not last as she learns that she is deployed to the countryside.
Style: feel good, psychological, entertaining, humorous, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: moving, teacher, boss, school, sister sister relationship, teenage boy, mental illness, husband wife relationship, fish out of water, female protagonist, classmate classmate relationship, mentally unstable woman ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brussels, paris france, brussels belgium
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 2.8
 241
iGirlfriend (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A teen comedy about a nerdy teenager who creates an iPhone app to be his girlfriend. When she miraculously comes to life, things go hilariously wrong, and she tries to kill him.
Style: psychotronic, humorous, light, twists and turns
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: teenage protagonist, classmate classmate relationship, school, humiliation, rivalry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, student, friendship, teenage girl, father son relationship, mentally unstable woman, breakup ...
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 5.5
 646
Love Me! (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Sarah is loud, non-conform, rude, honest and provocative. She seems invincible, but she is lonely and lost. Struggling with her daily life.
Style: mumblecore, humorous, light, psychological, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: promiscuous woman, mentally unstable protagonist, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female protagonist, student, emotionally unstable, young woman, older man younger woman relationship, german, mother daughter relationship, loneliness ...
Place: germany, berlin germany
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 5.6
 2K
Consumed (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Sophie's son, Garrett, develops a mysterious illness, she embarks on a search for answers. This leads her into the controversial world of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) where a sociopolitical battle rages between organic farmers and ...
Style: enigmatic, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: scientific research, research laboratory, mental illness, kidnapping, conspiracy, emotionally unstable, farmer, scientist, laboratory, university, paranoia, mentally unstable woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 4.8
 962
The Sublet (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The Sublet is a suspense driven psychological thriller about Joanna, a new mom coping with her baby alone in an odd sublet apartment. As her husband neglects her to focus on his career, Joanna questions her sanity as she discovers a violent past to ...
Style: psychological thriller, tragic ending, scary, suspense, exciting
Plot: mentally unstable protagonist, police detective, apartment, mentally unstable woman, mentally unstable, death of protagonist, possession, disappearance, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, jealousy, pursuit ...
Place: canada
Is relevant ?
 3.3
 21
Isabel (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The thriller takes place in present city of Ostrava during one day and one night. It is a story about starting journalist Isabel, who in pursuit of smashing reportage follows a mystery man. Being naive and brave at the same time the girl finds ...
Style: psychotronic, tragic, unusual plot structure, scary
Plot: female protagonist, young woman, mentally unstable, female fighter, vampire, tragedy, mental disorder, mentally unstable woman, nightlife, dying young, loss, jumping ...
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The Noonday Witch (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A story of Eliska and her daughter, starting a new life in a remote house with the 'father away on business', as the mother claims. After the lie is disclosed, their relationship begins to wither. At that time, the mythical Noonday Witch ...
Style: suspense, scary, unusual plot structure, psychotronic
Plot: paranoia, husband wife relationship, little girl, female protagonist, drunkenness, mother daughter relationship, female hysteria, hysterical woman, family secret, accidental killing, motherhood, countryside ...
Place: central europe
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Like Normal People (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mentally-challenged man and woman meet, fall in love and are determined to get married, despite the initial objections of their families and friends. Based on a true story.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, suspense, romantic, twists and turns
Plot: husband wife relationship, false accusation, male female relationship, marriage, independence, forbidden love, family relations, love, love and romance, mentally unstable woman, mentally unstable, society ...
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I Never Promised You a Rose Garden (1977)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A disturbed,institutionalized 16-year-old girl struggles between fantasy and reality.
Style: surreal, emotional, psychological, gloomy, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, nudity (full frontal - brief), confined, imaginary, youth, misfit, doctors and patients, teenage life, self control, power relations, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: paris france
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 6.3
 640
Greatful Dead (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nami is a young woman with numerous hangups sprouting from a dysfunctional childhood. She inherits a small fortune that allows her to pursue various interests, many of which are abnormal.
Style: dark humor
Plot: kidnapping, female stalker, suspicious man, estranged father, woman in bra, problem child, duct tape, psychotic, popcorn, suspicion, talking to a dead body, man with glasses ...
Place: tokyo
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Brahms: The Boy II (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Canada, Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a family moves into the Heelshire Mansion, their young son soon makes friends with a life-like doll called Brahms.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, scary
Plot: mansion, doll, evil, murder, death, violence, boy, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, danger, family, haunted house ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
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One Deadly Summer (1983)
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: sexy, serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: wedding, village, small town, family relations, sensuality, murder, small town life, gang rape, vengeance, parents and children, haunted by the past, village life ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 50s, year 1976, year 1955 ...
Place: europe, france, southern france, south of france
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Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An abusive sexual relationship between a white spinster schoolteacher and a young black janitor in 1956 Kansas complicates her struggle to come to grips with her sexuality and emotions.
Plot: janitor, radiator, exploring sexuality, christmas tree, outburst, director, pill, paranoia, female teacher, recluse, female star appears nude, depression ...
Time: 50s, year 1956, year 1955, year 1954, 1950s
Place: kansas
Is relevant ?
 8.6
 20K
Ethos (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: A group of unique characters from dramatically different socio-cultural backgrounds meeting in startling circumstances in the vibrant and colorful city of Istanbul, - some by chance and some by force of will.
Plot: family relations, chaos, confrontation, suicide, psychiatrist, netflix, mentally unstable woman, muslim woman, dysfunctional family, muslim, rape, sister sister conflict ...
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My Nights with Susan, Sandra, Olga & Julie (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Susan has chosen a hermit's life on a dilapidated farm over the shallowness of her previous jet set modeling life. When Anton, a hunky courier, comes along to pick her up for an assignment on the French Riviera, he's so fascinated by ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: threesome, murder, hitchhiker, insanity, farm, sexual obsession, crying male, police investigation, woman hits a man, male in shower, knocking on a door, man wrapped in a towel ...
Is relevant ?
 4.7
 47
The Goblin (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: A boy imprisoned by an abusive recluse mother alone in a mansion in the 1920s begins to get ideas of his own when a goblin in his closet comforts him in the dark.
Style: bleak, suspense, psychological
Plot: creature, abused child, abusive parent, boy, punishment, murder, dysfunctional family, sadism, female psychopath, loneliness, cruelty, paranoia ...
Time: 1920s
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When the Angels Sleep (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Germán, an honest family man, sees how his whole world wobbles the night when, driving home, accidentally runs over two teenage girls. From that moment, Germán will have to do everything in his power to prevent his life from being destroyed ...
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, psychological, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: accident, birthday party, teenager, birthday, highway, police investigation, crimes, deadly, danger, youth, family, society ...
Time: contemporary
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 4.8
 1K
Animas (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, Belgium
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Abraham and his female friend Álex have a close relationship; they share both secrets and fears. When Abraham starts going out with Anchi, he begins to distance himself from Álex, who gradually dives into a living hell where she encounters strange ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: childhood friend, psychotherapy, father son relationship, psychotherapist, split personality, imaginary friend, mental illness, fish out of water, abusive father, murder, childhood trauma, hearing voices ...
Place: spain
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Murder in a Blue World (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Set in the future, the story follows a nurse who tries to bring her own style of relief to people condemned to die. Her identity is a mystery and she may not be quite what she seems.
Style: surreal, futuristic, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: serial killer, experiment, motorcycle, gay, sexual harassment, psychotherapy, crying woman, visitor, news reporter, police car, vandalism, killer on the loose ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 14K
Toc Toc (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Toc Toc is a 2017 Spanish comedy film directed by Vicente Villanueva. The movie follows the adventures and misadventures of a group of patients with OCD dated at the same time.
Style: light, humorous, psychological, colourful
Plot: mental illness, obsession, psychologist, disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, conflict, bug, dialogue, doctors and patients, problem solving, tourette's syndrome, mentally unstable ...
Place: spain
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 27K
Sleepaway Camp (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Slightly disturbed and painfully shy Angela Baker is sent away to summer camp with her cousin. Not long after Angela's arrival, things start to go horribly wrong for anyone with sinister or less than honorable intentions.
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, murder, summer camp, rivalry, serial killer, shyness, danger, youth, teenage life, violence, mental illness ...
Time: 80s
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Sleepaway Camp III: Teenage Wasteland (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Psychotic Angela is itching to do what she does best: slaughter dozens of teenage campers. As luck would have it, the previous site of her murders has been renamed and converted into an experimental summer camp meant to bring together privileged and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: sociopath, psychopath, summer camp, slasher, camp, serial killer, police officer killed, anti heroes, murder, anti hero, gory, crimes ...
Time: 80s
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Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, futuristic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, good versus evil, spacecraft, space travel, adventure, creature, teamwork, space and aliens, superhero, save the world, heroes, reluctant partners ...
Time: future, year 1988, 2010s, year 2014, 80s
Place: usa, missouri
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 198K
The Babadook (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A single mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.
Style: psychological, scary, macabre, tense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nightmare, danger, family in danger, supernatural, nightmare comes true, dealing with death, single mother, ghost, dark fantasy, dysfunctional family, monster, sleeping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 118K
Oculus (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A woman tries to exonerate her brother's murder conviction by proving that the crime was committed by a supernatural phenomenon.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, siblings relations, family relations, danger, mirror, hallucination, artifact, crimes, murder, insanity, ghost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1955, year 2002, 2000s
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 26K
Good Burger (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two hapless youths lead their burger joint in a fight against the giant fast-food chain across the street.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, cult film ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: fast food restaurant, friendship, rivalry, competition, family, cooking and food, screwball, friends, teenage life, partners, love and romance, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 7K
Frances (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The true story of Frances Farmer's meteoric rise to fame in Hollywood and the tragic turn her life took when she was blacklisted.
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic, factual ...
Plot: rich and poor, hollywood, mental illness, mother daughter relationship, family relations, showbiz, actor's life, female protagonist, life is a bitch, rise to the top, introspection, parents and children ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1940s, 40s, 30s ...
Place: california, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 33K
The Lodge (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two siblings spend the night alone with their new stepmother. Stuck in a remote mountain cabin, the trio are terrorised by a supernatural force.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: destiny, couples, violence, life is a bitch, husband wife relationship, family relations, danger, divorce, murder, snow, suicide, cult leader ...
Time: year 2019
Place: massachusetts
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Jamie Marks Is Dead (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: No one seemed to care about Jamie Marks until after his death. Hoping to find the love and friendship he never had in life, Jamie’s ghost visits former classmate Adam McCormick, drawing him into the bleak world between the living and the dead.
Style: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: afterlife, ghost, high school, death, coming of age, hopes, supernatural, youth, redemption, troubled teen, seeing dead people, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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