Stress movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant stress movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, suspense, entertaining, serious and melancholic films and TV shows about / with stress, death, catastrophe, violence, vengeance, revenge, murder, anger, runaway and brutality plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as stress: M/S Romantic (2019), Stressed to Kill (2016), Cash on Demand (1961), Aggretsuko (2018), The Incredible Hulk (1977), A White, White Day (2019), The Zero Theorem (2013), Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975), Wild Tales (2014), Superstau (1991).

List of stress movies

 8.3
 1K
M/S Romantic (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 254 min.
TV show
Story: One night on a cruise ship between Helsinki and Stockholm, six stories of happiness and misfortune.
Style: light, captivating, touching, exciting, entertaining ...
Plot: wedding ceremony, singer, karaoke bar, awkward situation, wedding party, nervous breakdown, tourist, sexual abuse, cruise ship, ladies man, bachelor, baltic sea ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: finland, sweden, stockholm sweden, helsinki finland, eastern europe
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Stressed to Kill (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After suffering a heart attack, Bill (Bill Oberst) takes his doctor's advice literally to eliminate the stresses from his life. The plan is working until his killings attract the attention of a psychotic cop (Armand Assante) who isn't sure ...
Style: brutal, suspenseful, bloody, humorous, whimsical ...
Plot: blood, justice, death, rudeness, karma, revenge, vengeance, vigilante, retribution, divorce, police, stress ...
Place: florida, usa
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Cash on Demand (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A charming but ruthless criminal holds the family of a bank manager hostage as part of a cold-blooded plan to steal 97,000 pounds.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: christmas card, whiskey, cashier, extortion, stress, handcuffs, burglar alarm, christmas, fleeing, storage unit, thief, tape recorder ...
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 8.1
 5K
Aggretsuko (2018)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: Frustrated with her thankless office job, Retsuko the Red Panda copes with her daily struggles by belting out death metal karaoke after work.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, social realism, light ...
Plot: office, everyday life, heavy metal, anthropomorphism, panda, coworker, karaoke, anthropomorphic animal, pig, workplace situations, obnoxious boss, aggression ...
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The Incredible Hulk (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Incredible Hulk is an American television series based on the Marvel Comics character, the Hulk. The series aired on the CBS television network and starred Bill Bixby as David Banner, Lou Ferrigno as the Hulk, and Jack Colvin as Jack McGee. In ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, sentimental, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, scientist, superhuman powers, false accusation, experiment gone awry, uncontrollable, mutant, antidote, unstoppable, danger, save the day, adventure ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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A White, White Day (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland, Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In a remote Icelandic town, an off duty police chief begins to suspect a local man to have had an affair with his wife, who has recently died in a car accident. Gradually his obsession for finding out the truth accumulates and inevitably begins to ...
Style: melancholic, depressing, psychological, emotional
Plot: cheating wife, therapy, anger, car accident, death of wife, grandfather granddaughter relationship, obsession, small town, vengeance, adultery, depression, retirement ...
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The Zero Theorem (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Romania, France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A computer hacker's goal to discover the reason for human existence continually finds his work interrupted thanks to the Management; this time, they send a teenager and lusty love interest to distract him.
Style: thought provoking, surreal, semi serious, meditative, cerebral ...
Plot: loneliness, escape from reality, computers and web, computer system, computer genius, virtual reality, hacker, uncover truth, future dystopia, society, computer, distopia ...
Time: future
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Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In the early 1900s, Miranda attends a girls boarding school in Australia. One Valentine's Day, the school's typically strict headmistress treats the girls to a picnic field trip to an unusual but scenic volcanic formation called Hanging ...
Style: stylized, meditative, melancholic, scenic, lyrical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: missing person, girls' boarding school, valentine's day, unsolved mystery, mystery, friendship between girls, wilderness, private school, girls' school, boarding school life, disappearance, suicide ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 90s, year 1900, victorian era ...
Place: australia, south australia
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 8.1
 176K
Wild Tales (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain, France, UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Six short stories that explore the extremities of human behavior involving people in distress.
Style: psychological, tense, dark humor, cynical, biting ...
Plot: twists & turns, human nature, wedding party, vengeance, revenge, unlikely criminals, fighting the system, violence, corruption, multiple storylines, destiny, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
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 6.2
 885
Superstau (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: holiday, car, traffic jam, highway, summer, family conflict, stress
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 7.3
 12K
The Front Page (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A journalist suffering from burn-out wants to finally say goodbye to his office – but his boss doesn’t like the idea one bit.
Style: humorous, talky, light, witty, captivating ...
Plot: newspaper, journalist, media, media satire, workplace situations, friends, workplace, crimes, satire, journalism, reporter, scoop ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 20s, 70s, 1930s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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Big Momma's House 2 (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: FBI agent Malcolm Turner goes back undercover as Big Momma, a slick-talking, slam-dunking Southern granny with attitude to spare! Now this granny must play nanny to three dysfunctional upper class kids in order to spy on their computer hacked dad.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: nanny, cross dressing, undercover, hidden identity, undercover agent, hacker, fbi, computer virus, special agents, working undercover, disguise, impersonation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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A Family On Edge (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: "A Family On Edge" is about two brothers, Michael and Gabriel Bonds, who were thick as thieves growing up in Atlanta who protected each other by any means necessary.When a fatal mistake separates the siblings, their rock-solid relationship ...
Plot: family relations, family drama, revenge, prison, stress, urban, brotherhood, love
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Moms' Night Out (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Yearning for an evening without their kids, some friends plan a night out. But to do this, their husbands need to watch the kids. What can go wrong?
Style: not serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: parents and children, family relations, parenthood, couples, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, best friends, youth, disorder, escapades, couple relations, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After seven months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at Bill Willoughby, the town's revered chief ...
Style: ambiguous ending, psychological, dark humor, cynical, sentimental ...
Plot: rape, small town, guilty conscience, anger, regret, loss of daughter, desperation, suffering, name calling, small town life, police brutality, pain ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, missouri, idaho
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 7.1
 7K
The Killers (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hit man and his partner try to find out why their latest victim, a former race-car driver, did not try to get away.
Style: stylized, clever, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, hitman, betrayal, murder, corruption, femme fatale, robbery, crimes, crime, gangsters, heist, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: los angeles, usa, miami, california
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 5.7
 437
Johnny Reno (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The townsfolk are set on lynching an accused killer held in the town lockup. But US Marshal Johnny Reno stands in their way.
Style: serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, danger, crimes, rivalry, criminal heroes, law enforcement, dishonesty, lone wolves, chases and races, buddies, partners, investigation ...
Time: 60s, 1800s
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 8.1
 2K
Sirens (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sirens is a British comedy-drama about an ambulance service team broadcast on Channel 4. It was first screened on 27 June 2011. The series is based on the book Blood, Sweat & Tea by Brian Kellett. The series is filmed predominantly in Leeds ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: paramedic, doctors and patients, friendship, boss, workplace, workplace situations, rescue, ambulance, coworker, power relations, injury, supportive coworker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
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The Winds of Autumn (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1884, an eleven-year-old Quaker boy sets out on his own to seek revenge against a gang of outlaws who senselessly murdered his family.
Style: rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, youth, crimes, adventure, rivalry, young heroes, gang, obsessive quest, old west, vengeance, boy, acquittal ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: montana
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 8.0
 960
The Vulture (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two old women who happen to be pickpockets stole money from Simon, the taxi driver. The police are unable to find the thieves, so Simon decides to find them himself.
Style: tragic ending, cult film, cult movie cast
Plot: pickpocket, taxi driver, killing an animal, cigarette, car theft, mink coat, explosion, friendship, villa, hat, cocktail, fast food ...
Time: 20th century
Place: budapest hungary, budapest, hungary
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Let Him Face the Music! (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: School supply teacher timid folk art Ales Brabec won first prize at a music festival and will therefore offer to work for the Prague little theater in the basement. Its director Soukup just needs a few songs for the upcoming musical, and so is ...
Plot: female in swimsuit, house on fire, piano, taking off clothes, ambulance, flute, singer, school principal, awkward situation, cellar, drowning, composer ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
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 5.5
 365
Overnight (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: One day of a Hungarian stock trader.
Plot: stock broker, unwanted pregnancy, laptop, pregnancy test, money, stress, businessman, yuppie, trafficking, broker, auction, stock exchange ...
Place: hungary, budapest hungary, india, budapest
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Welcome to the Quiet Room (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: 28 year old freelance writer Sakura Asuka (Yuki Uchida) wakes up tied in a white room. The white room is a protected room located in an isolated ward of a psychiatric hospital. Sakura first became unconscious because of heavy alcohol use and a druge ...
Plot: hospital, comedian, eating disorder, abortion, prostitution, stress, wig, vomiting, death, pay phone, bulimia, alcohol ...
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 5.8
 114K
Wild Hogs (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Restless and ready for adventure, four suburban bikers leave the safety of their subdivision and head out on the open road. But complications ensue when they cross paths with an intimidating band of New Mexico bikers known as the Del Fuegos.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: road trip, midlife crisis, motorcycle gang, motorcycle, on the road, self discovery, friendship, adventure, buddies, motorcycle chase, escapades, adventurer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new mexico, usa, cincinnati ohio, pacific ocean, california
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 4.4
 164
Errances (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Three scenes from the marriage of Lou and Jacques as they wander around France.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: alcohol abuse, clinic, life is a bitch, babies and infants, bounty hunter, folk hero, stress, irresponsible, failed marriage, magician
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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Day of the Wacko (2002)
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: suspense, tragicomedy, humorous, cynical, dark humor ...
Plot: midlife crisis, nothing goes right, obsession, teacher, polish, self hatred, nervousness, human nature, social satire, mental illness, paranoia, rage ...
Time: contemporary, middle ages
Place: warsaw poland, eastern europe
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 6.7
 145K
Analyze This (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Countless wiseguy films are spoofed in this film that centers on the neuroses and angst of a powerful Mafia racketeer who suffers from panic attacks. When Paul Vitti needs help dealing with his role in the "family," unlucky shrink Dr. Ben ...
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, clever, suspense ...
Plot: psychiatrist, mafia, gangsters, anger, attempted murder, therapy, crimes, introspection, doctors and patients, power relations, power struggle, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1957
Place: new york, usa, miami beach, new york state, florida ...
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 7.8
 14K
61* (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In 1961, Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle played for the New York Yankees. One, Mantle, was universally loved, while the other, Maris, was universally hated. Both men started off with a bang, and both were nearing Babe Ruth's 60 home run record. ...
Style: serious, sentimental, feel good, sincere, realistic
Plot: baseball, friendship, rivalry, fan, against the odds, contests and competitions, sport, fame, success, uninhibited rivalry, ambition, rising to stardom ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1961, year 1998, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, north dakota, st. louis missouri, bronx new york city ...
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Eddie: The Sleepwalking Cannibal (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A once-famous painter rediscovers inspiration when he befriends a sleepwalking cannibal.
Style: suspenseful, dark humor, tense, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sleepwalking, misfit, moral dilemma, small town, gory, power relations, starting over, art teacher, inspiration, cannibal, painter, creative block ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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 6.8
 196K
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, tense, macabre, 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
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