Psychologist movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant psychologist movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful, interesting and clever films and TV shows about / with psychologist, death, storytelling, mentor, murder, psychology, flashback, violence, dialogue and destiny plots mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as psychologist: Exam (2009), The Alienist (2018), Lucifer (2015), The Sixth Sense (1999), Hide and Seek (2005), Epitafios (2004), Instinct (1999), Sphere (1998), The Hole (2001), Bones (2005).

List of psychologist movies

 6.8
 97K
Exam (2009)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The final candidates for a highly desirable corporate job are locked together in an exam room and given a test so simple and confusing that tension begins to unravel.
Style: mind bending, psychological, surprise ending, tense, serious ...
Plot: mind game, ambition, plot twist, psychologist, manipulations, human nature, rivalry, surveillance, mystery, confinement indoors, intrigue, room ...
Time: future
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 7.7
 32K
The Alienist (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Crime reporter, John Moore, meets with psychologist, Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, to investigate a serial killer in New York during the late 19th century.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, bleak, suspense
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mental illness, murder investigation, psychologist, ritual, crime, reporter, violence, crimes, police, blood, teenager ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
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 8.2
 166K
Lucifer (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Bored and unhappy as the Lord of Hell, Lucifer Morningstar abandoned his throne and retired to Los Angeles, where he has teamed up with LAPD detective Chloe Decker to take down criminals. But the longer he's away from the underworld, the ...
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining, colourful, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: devil, immortality, hell, supernatural, demon, fallen angel, murder investigation, female detective, psychologist, immortal, lapd, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
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 8.1
 854K
The Sixth Sense (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A psychological thriller about an eight year old boy named Cole Sear who believes he can see into the world of the dead. A child psychologist named Malcolm Crowe comes to Cole to help him deal with his problem, learning that he really can see ghosts ...
Style: psychological, surprise ending, twist ending, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, mystery, ghost, psychology, afterlife, supernatural ability, death, psychic, psychic power, psychiatrist, psychologist, life & death ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
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 6.0
 79K
Hide and Seek (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: David Callaway tries to piece together his life in the wake of his wife's suicide and has been left to raise his nine-year-old daughter, Emily on his own. David is at first amused to discover that Emily has created an imaginary friend named ...
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, scary ...
Plot: psychologist, imaginary friend, mysterious character, haunted by the past, small town, mystery, family relations, family problems, parents and children, death in the family, single father, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 7.9
 1K
Epitafios (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Epitafios is a 2004 13-episode, Argentinian crime fiction TV mini-series with the tagline: El Final Está Escrito ... The End Is Written. The series, which takes place in an unnamed South American city, was shot in Buenos Aires. The series was ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: psychologist, police, slasher, serial killer, haunted by the past, riddles and clues, mystery, crimes, murder, vengeance, deadly, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america
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 6.6
 30K
Instinct (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a prison for the criminally insane, deranged anthropologist Ethan Powell is set to be examined by a bright young psychiatrist, Theo Caulder. Driven by ambition and a hunger for the truth, Caulder will eventually risk everything -- even put his ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, psychologist, prison, estrangement, gorilla, doctors and patients, redemption, crimes, treatment, research, violence, insanity ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida, africa, rwanda, cuba
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 6.1
 94K
Sphere (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The OSSA discovers a spacecraft thought to be at least 300 years old at the bottom of the ocean. Immediately following the discovery, they decide to send a team down to the depths of the ocean to study the space craft.They are the best of best, ...
Style: mind bending, scary, psychological, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: paranoia, psychologist, psychology, survival, ocean or sea, underwater, ocean, danger, supernatural, first contact, adventure, alien ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, future
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 6.2
 42K
The Hole (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four teenagers at a British private school secretly uncover and explore the depths of a sealed underground hole created decades ago as a possible bomb shelter.
Style: psychological, twist ending, tense, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, youth, psychologist, claustrophobia, danger, twists & turns, bunker, psychology, isolation, mystery, school, survival ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wales, england
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 7.8
 131K
Bones (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
Story: Dr. Temperance Brennan and her colleagues at the Jeffersonian's Medico-Legal Lab assist Special Agent Seeley Booth with murder investigations when the remains are so badly decomposed, burned or destroyed that the standard identification ...
Style: witty, intellectual, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Plot: forensics, riddles and clues, partners against crime, fbi, police investigation, special agents, search, teamwork, expert, killings, partners, policewoman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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 8.3
 15K
In Treatment (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Set within the highly charged confines of individual psychotherapy sessions and centering around Dr. Paul Weston, a psychotherapist who exhibits an insightful, reserved demeanor while treating his patients—but displays a crippling insecurity while ...
Style: clever, psychological, captivating, emotional, tense ...
Plot: introspection, patient, one on one, doctors and patients, psychologist, therapist, emotional breakdown, self involved, dysfunctional character, haunted by the past, power relations, workplace ...
Time: 21st century
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 5.4
 223K
Batman Forever (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The Dark Knight of Gotham City confronts a dastardly duo: Two-Face and the Riddler. Formerly District Attorney Harvey Dent, Two-Face believes Batman caused the courtroom accident which left him disfigured on one side. And Edward Nygma, ...
Style: stylized, light, comic, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing, date night
Plot: superhero, psychologist, good versus evil, partner, secret identity, district attorney, millionaire, batman, crime, crimes, superhuman powers, fighting crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
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Lars and the Real Girl (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Extremely shy Lars finds it impossible to make friends or socialize. His brother and sister-in-law worry about him, so when he announces that he has a girlfriend he met on the Internet, they are overjoyed. But Lars' new lady is a life-size ...
Style: touching, psychological, humorous, sweet, depressing ...
Plot: loneliness, mental illness, doll, young man, delusion, shyness, psychologist, grief, social relations, human relationship, fear, introvert ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, wisconsin, new jersey
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The Bob Newhart Show (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Bob Newhart Show is an American situation comedy produced by MTM Enterprises, which aired 142 original episodes on CBS from September 16, 1972, to April 1, 1978. Comedian Bob Newhart portrays a psychologist having to deal with his patients and ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, clever, not serious ...
Plot: psychologist, workplace, secretary, dentist, couple relations, therapy, shyness, workplace situations, power relations, therapist, doctors and patients, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
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 7.4
 139K
The Orphanage (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman brings her family back to her childhood home, which used to be an orphanage, intent on reopening it. Before long, her son starts to communicate with a new invisible friend.
Style: scary, serious, psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted house, missing child, orphan, death, fear, haunted by the past, paranormal activity, disappearance, seance, ghosts, ghost, tragic event ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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 6.9
 254K
Annihilation (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition into a mysterious zone where the laws of nature don't apply.
Style: suspense, disturbing, ambiguous ending, intellectual, macabre ...
Plot: dna, mutation, female protagonist, expedition, scientist, lovecraftian, transformation, quarantine, research, mutant, isolation, psychologist ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida
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Along Came a Spider (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a teacher kidnaps a girl from a prestigious school, homicide detective, Alex Cross takes the case and teams up with young security agent, Jezzie Flannigan in hope of finding the girl and stopping the brutal psychopath. Every second counts as ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending, scary, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, police investigation, psychologist, psychopath, crime, profiler, crimes, investigation, serial murder, ransom, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Who You Think I Am (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Claire, a 50-year-old divorced teacher, creates a fake Facebook profile of a 24-year-old woman. She finds a photo of a pretty young brunette and uses it. She has created an entirely fictional character, but why?
Style: psychological, disturbing, melancholic, captivating, thought provoking
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: internet dating, psychologist, false identity, internet chat, facebook, divorced mother, phone sex, pretense, deception, dishonesty, escapades, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
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 6.9
 12K
Bull (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dr. Jason Bull is the brilliant, brash, and charming founder of a hugely successful trial consulting firm.
Style: captivating, entertaining, light, humorous
Plot: courtroom, workplace situations, lawyer, psychologist, jury, investigation, manipulation, leader, outsmarting, analysis, legal, workplace ...
Place: usa
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Waking the Dead (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Waking the Dead is a British television police procedural crime drama series produced by the BBC featuring a fictional Cold Case unit composed of CID police officers, a psychological profiler and a forensic scientist. A pilot episode aired in ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, gloomy
Plot: police detective, forensics, mystery, psychologist, murder investigation, cold case, murder, workplace, riddles and clues, squad, sergeant, temperamental ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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Good Will Hunting (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Will Hunting has a genius-level IQ but chooses to work as a janitor at MIT. When he solves a difficult graduate-level math problem, his talents are discovered by Professor Gerald Lambeau, who decides to help the misguided youth reach his potential. ...
Style: psychological, emotional, sentimental, realistic, philosophical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: prodigy, mathematics, genius, professor, life philosophy, philosophy, university, ambition, human spirit, life, dedicated educator, existentialism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: harvard university, boston, usa
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 6.8
 9K
Mumford (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In the small town of Mumford, a psychologist of the same name moves in and quickly becomes very popular, despite a questionable past.
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: small town, psychologist, therapy, romance, mysterious character, fall in love, hidden identity, starting over, power relations, small town life, depression, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: west virginia, phoenix arizona, china
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 6.6
 20K
Thumbsucker (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Justin, a teenager boy, throws himself and everyone around him into chaos when he attempts to break free from his addiction to his thumb.
Style: humorous, witty, sentimental, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: high school, youth, coming of age, psychologist, addiction, rehabilitation, lifestyle, teenage life, self discovery, eccentric family, parents and children, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, manhattan new york city
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Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired (2008)
Genre: Documentary, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Examines the public scandal and private tragedy which led to legendary director Roman Polanski's sudden flight from the United States.
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, factual, psychological ...
Plot: psychologist, judge, deportation, negotiation, district attorney, crimes, justice, media circus, paparazzi, media, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, europe, california, los angeles, poland ...
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 7.3
 5K
Nuremberg (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Justice Robert H. Jackson leads Allied prosecutors in trying 21 Germans for Nazi war crimes after World War II.
Style: disturbing, captivating, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: courtroom, holocaust, courtroom drama, war crime, nazism, psychologist, execution, judge, uncover truth, rebellion, fighting the system, leadership ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: france, europe, england, germany
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Infernal Affairs (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Chan Wing Yan, a young police officer, has been sent undercover as a mole in the local mafia. Lau Kin Ming, a young mafia member, infiltrates the police force. Years later, their older counterparts, Chen Wing Yan and Inspector Lau Kin Ming, ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: working undercover, undercover, organized crime, betrayal, mind game, psychologist, mob boss, mole, crime, double life, gangsters, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: hong kong, asia
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 7.5
 27K
Kyle XY (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A suburban family that takes in a mysterious teen naive to the world around him. As Kyle begins to show signs of brilliance, solving the mystery of his origin and potential abilities becomes the family's mission.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, entertaining, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, secret, experiment, teenage life, self discovery, mysterious character, teenage love, teaching the ways of the world, genius, cloning, fish out of water, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
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Inadequate People (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Adequacy is relative.Vitalik the main character of the movie seems to be pretty normal. With a respectable office job, a comfy little dwelling and a personal couch doctor, Vitalik looks as adequate as a human can possibly be. Wait till he drinks and ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, non-linear, uplifting
Plot: forbidden love, unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love, psychologist, midlife crisis, male objectification, dealing with death, translator, journal, heterosexuality, tank top ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
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 6.1
 3K
The Ugly (1997)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A female psychologist wants to understand the minds of a confessed serial killer who spent the last five years in a mental hospital because of his state.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, hospital, murder, mental institution, slasher, psychoanalysis, psychologist, mysterious character, mind game, investigation, haunted by the past, doctors and patients ...
Time: 90s
Place: new zealand
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 3.6
 1K
Unspeakable (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A flawed attempt to map the mind of a brutal serial killer leads to a horrifying battle for survival in director Thomas Wright's visceral thriller. Despite vocal objections from Warden Blakely (Dennis Hopper), prison psychologist Diana Purlow ...
Style: psychological, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: serial killer, electric chair, mind reading, prison, psychologist, prison warden, statutory rape, mind game, danger, race against time, confined, prison life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, texas
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