Psychedelia movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant psychedelia movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out cult film, stylized, serious, atmospheric, talky and surreal films and TV shows about / with psychedelia, surrealism, sex, storytelling, drinking, runaway, murder, brutality, dialogue and suprisingly clever plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Fantasy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
psychedelia movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as psychedelia: Shrooms (2007), The Trip (1967), A Field in England (2013), Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998), Love & Mercy (2014), The Hard Road (1970), Down on Us (1984), Burn Paris Burn (2009), The Boy with the X-Ray Eyes (1999), Veruschka (1971).

List of psychedelia movies

Shrooms (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK, Denmark
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of American teens comes Ireland to visit an Irish school friend who takes them on a camping trip in search of the local, fabled magic mushrooms. When the hallucinations start taking hold, the panicked friends are attacked by ghostly ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, in the woods, isolation, mushroom, uncover truth, nothing goes right, slasher, bad trip, psychedelia, psychopath, gory, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
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The Trip (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Paul Groves, a television commercial director, is in the midst of a personality crisis. His wife Sally has left him and he seeks the help of his friend John, a self-styled guru who's an advocate of LSD. Paul asks John to be the guide on his ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, psychotronic, art house, surreal ...
Plot: lsd, drug abuse, self discovery, estrangement, midlife crisis, unfulfillment, hallucination, psychedelia, guru, divorce, hippie, panic ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: tokyo, california
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A Field in England (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the Civil War in 17th-Century England, a small group of deserters flee from a raging battle through an overgrown field. They are captured by an alchemist, who forces the group to aid him in his search to find a hidden treasure that he ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, tense, surreal, avant garde ...
Plot: captivity, on the run, danger, human nature, group of strangers, wilderness, poisoning, chaos, hallucination, deserter, battlefield, battle ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Raoul Duke and his attorney Dr. Gonzo drive a red convertible across the Mojave desert to Las Vegas with a suitcase full of drugs to cover a motorcycle race. As their consumption of drugs increases at an alarming rate, the stoned duo trash their ...
Style: psychedelic, surreal, atmospheric, captivating, clever ...
Plot: drug abuse, american dream, lsd, journalism, hitchhiker, addiction, surrealism, lawyer, cocaine, road trip, hallucination, culture clash ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1965
Place: las vegas, usa
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Love & Mercy (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The life of reclusive and eccentric Beach Boys songwriter and musician Brian Wilson.
Style: serious, emotional, factual, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: mental illness, pop music, psychotherapist, musician, music, musician's life, power relations, doctors and patients, addiction, showbiz, artists and showbiz, drug abuse ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, 80s, 90s ...
Place: usa, california, malibu california, new jersey
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Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When diabolical genius, Dr. Evil travels back in time to steal superspy Austin Powers's ‘mojo’, Austin must return to the swingin' '60s himself – with the help of American agent, Felicity Shagwell – to stop the dastardly plan. ...
Style: humorous, light, absurd, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: time travel, spy, undercover, parody, cloning, race against time, good versus evil, supermodel, heroic mission, secret agents, escapades, goofy hero ...
Time: 60s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 1960s ...
Place: washington d.c., big ben london, seattle washington, london
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The Hard Road (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A cautionary tale. At 17, Sherman Oaks high schooler Pam Banner has a baby out of wedlock. The baby is adopted, but Pam's too embarrassed to go back to school, so her dad gets her a job as the receptionist for a talent agent. A rock star takes ...
Style: tragic ending, cult film, psychedelic, psychotronic
Plot: clinic, drug addict, addiction, drug addiction, jail cell, van, heroin, teenager, surrealism, rock music, teenage girl, ambulance ...
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Down on Us (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story of Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, and Janis Joplin, and how their message for their generation made them targets of a US government plot.
Style: psychotronic, based on supposedly true story, cult film
Plot: journalist, singing, police, reporter, drug use, hippie, pot smoking, rock star, assassination plot, guitarist, photo shoot, music industry ...
Time: 1960s
Place: california, paris france, vietnam, woodstock
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Burn Paris Burn (2009)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Featuring Venus Flytrap and Romarik De Malkhange Romarik, a misfit teenager, meets Venus, an occult student witch. After a little journey into the universe of Romarik's mind, Venus feel that this guy could create The Ultimate Band and conquer ...
Plot: psychedelia, metal, dream, hell, surrealism, teenager, youth, industry
Place: france, paris france
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The Boy with the X-Ray Eyes (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Andy and his friends take a pair of x-ray goggles from a secret lab by mistake.
Plot: teenager, spy, high school, children, stepfather stepson relationship, outcast, eye, moral dilemma, eyeball, responsibility, kennedy assassination, teenage boy ...
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Veruschka (1971)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Documentary about the legendary fashion model, directed by photographer Franco Rubartelli.
Style: psychedelic
Plot: supermodel, fashion photographer, fashion, hitchhiker, on the road, self discovery, psychedelia, road trip, sadness, melancholy, body paint
Place: italy
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Berlin: Part 2 (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A direct sequel to Manny Velazquez's Berlin: Part 1 (2016) continuing were the first film left off. Delia Fox, who is now pregnant tries to find her cousin Kamila Sanchez, who was kidnapped by Doctor Begotten before it is too late, but little ...
Style: cult film, suspense, sexy, light, dark
Audience: horror for children
Plot: sex, underwear, video, stalking, doll, witch, rope, revenge, dress, love, murder, alley ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois
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Berlin: Part 1 (2016)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Taking place before and after the event of the film Savage High (2015). A wacko is on the loose and is ready to get revenge upon the death of his friend and will try to destroy 'Delia Fox', the murderer from the previous film Psychedelia ...
Style: suspense, sexy, light, dark, cult film
Audience: horror for children
Plot: sex scene, car, fight, fame, movie star, ghosts, hell, scare, actress, river, stabbing, demon ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, berlin germany
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The Great Everything & the Nothing (2016)
Genre: Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 215 min.
Story: After a short live-action sequence, we are hurtled into an unveiled tour of our problems as a species, and then introduced to the beautifully simple solutions. For the first time in human history, we have the wisdom, the resources and the ...
Plot: meditation, technology, economics, politics, industry, education, psychedelia
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Magical Mystery Tour (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A typically Beatlesque film originally produced for television, this short film was intended to be an off-the-wall road movie with the Beatles and three dozen or so friends on a psychedelic bus.
Style: surreal, offbeat, semi serious, feel good, stylized ...
Plot: surrealism, rock music, the beatles, on the road, music band, surfing, bus, resort, misfit, lifestyle, ambition, friendship ...
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Angel Dust (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Psychiatrist Setsuko Suma is called in to help the police solve an ongoing case of female-centric serial murder in the local subway system. Her investigation leads to her former mentor and lover, who becomes the prime suspect in the case.
Style: realistic, tense, scary, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: urban legend, serial killer, murder, rivalry, manipulations, curses spells and rituals, mind game, who done it, unlikely criminals, amateur detective, mentally unstable, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
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Zachariah (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two gunfighters separate and experience surreal visions on their journey through the west.
Style: surreal, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, exciting ...
Plot: gang, friendship, bank, heroes, anti heroes, music, disorder, fugitives, chases and races, musician's life, crimes, lone wolves ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona
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Gory Gory Hallelujah (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Four actors compete for the role of Jesus - a black revolutionary, a bisexual hippie, a Jew, and a feminist. When all four are rejected, they hit the road on bad-ass motorcycles, bound for glory in New York City. But when a run-in with a gang of ...
Style: cult film
Plot: conspiracy, female nudity, small town, drugs, prostitute, lesbian, redneck, blood, audition, betrayal, corruption, surrealism ...
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Futurama: Bender's Game (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Leela is insulted by a group of space-rednecks (like regular rednecks, but in space) she enters the Planet Express ship in a demolition derby. She emerges victorious, but when she brings the damaged ship home and the Professor sees the fuel ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, witty, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, adventure, partners, heroic mission, dragon, rivalry, future dystopia, parallel world, rescue, good versus evil, escapades, make believe ...
Time: future, middle ages
Place: new york
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Yellow Submarine (1968)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Blue Meanies take over Pepperland, draining it of all its color and music, firing anti-music missiles, bonking people with green apples, and turning the inhabitants to stone by way of the pointed finger of a giant blue glove. As the only ...
Style: psychedelic, surreal, witty, humorous, cult film ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, music, submarine, the beatles, fighting the system, surrealism, anti war, rescue, invasion, fantasy world, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: liverpool, england, europe, london
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Valley of the Dolls (1967)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Film version of Jacqueline Susann's best-selling novel chronicling the rise and fall of three young ladies in show business.
Style: cynical, serious, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Plot: drug addiction, artists and showbiz, couples, filmmaking, rise and fall, showbiz, downfall, small town life, rise to the top, starlet, actor's life, terminal illness ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, paris france, new england, manhattan new york city ...
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Stoned (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A chronicle of the sordid life and suspicious death of Rolling Stones co-founder Brian Jones, who was found in the bottom of his swimming pool weeks after being let go from the band.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, flamboyance
Plot: rock, musician's life, drug abuse, showbiz, life is a bitch, rock star, rise and fall, artists and showbiz, addiction, music band, friendship, love ...
Time: 1960s, contemporary
Place: munich germany, morocco, paris france
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My Own Private Idaho (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this loose adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV," Mike Waters is a gay hustler afflicted with narcolepsy. Scott Favor is the rebellious son of a mayor. Together, the two travel from Portland, Oregon to Idaho and finally to the ...
Style: surreal, road movie, touching, captivating, serious ...
Plot: homosexuality, gays and lesbians, homosexual, friendship, gay, gay sex, male prostitution, prostitution, male friendship, alienation, unrequited love, poverty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: idaho, usa, seattle, europe, italy ...
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Idaho Transfer (1973)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A crew of young researchers escape into the future to avoid the shutdown of their project. They find that some type of 'eco-crisis' disaster has de-populated the area around their lab (in rural Idaho) and, by implication, the nation or ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, exciting ...
Plot: time travel, teleportation, environmentalism, danger, save the world, future dystopia, save the planet, technology gone awry, changing the past or future, mentally unstable, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: future
Place: idaho, usa
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The Holy Mountain (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A Mexican master leads a Christ figure and other disciples to a mountain of immortal wise men. The scandal of the 1973 Cannes Film Festival, writer/director Alejandro Jodorowsky's flood of sacrilegious imagery and existential symbolism in The ...
Style: surreal, disturbing, stylized, atmospheric, experimental ...
Plot: hermaphrodite, wizards and magicians, soldier, thief, surrealism, lsd, good versus evil, destiny, architect, social decay, human nature, politics ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, peru
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Half Baked (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three lovable party buds try to bail their friend out of jail. But just when the guys have mastered a plan, everything comes dangerously close to going up in smoke.
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious, cult film ...
Plot: stoners, marijuana, friendship, drug dealing, crime, disorder, crimes, drug lord, misfit, comedy of errors, couple relations, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Girl on a Motorcycle (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Newly-married Rebecca leaves her husband's Alsatian bed on her prized motorbike - symbol of freedom and escape - to visit her lover in Heidelberg. En route she indulges in psychedelic reveries as she relives her changing relationship with the ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, sexual, atmospheric ...
Plot: motorcycle, on the road, infidelity, couples, tragic love, buddies, repression, love triangle, dull life, riddles and clues, looking for sex, sexual relations ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, switzerland, france, germany
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FLCL (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 151 min.
Story: In this 6-part mini-series, a 12-year old boy named Naota one day meets a strange woman, riding a Vespa and wielding a big guitar. As soon as she appears, mysterious things start happening.
Style: stylized, semi serious, psychedelic, atmospheric, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, imaginary, stranger, friendship, youth, monster, tomboy, baseball, bass, parody, alien, guitar ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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Fellini Satyricon (1969)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A series of disjointed mythical tales set in first century Rome.
Style: surreal, sexual, stylized, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: ancient rome, pirate, ship, soldier, poet, wedding, earthquake, slave, promiscuity, self discovery, slavery, postmodernism ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, africa, sicily
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Easy Rider (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cross-country trip to sell drugs puts two hippie bikers on a collision course with small-town prejudices.
Style: road movie, psychedelic, realistic, avant garde, atmospheric ...
Plot: friendship, hippie, on the road, hitchhiker, rebelliousness, lsd, americana, drugs/alcohol, adventure, anti heroes, rebel, society ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana, arizona, california
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