Delirium movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant delirium movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, psychological, thought provoking, cult film, weird and melancholic films and TV shows about / with delirium, hallucination, death, cigarette smoking, nudity (full frontal - brief), insanity, violence, male nudity, blood and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres shot in USA, Italy, UK and other countries.
delirium movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as delirium: Troll 2 (1990), Nina (2004), Half Past Ten (2008), The 12th Man (2017), Acid (2018), Bug (2006), The Lighthouse (2019), Joker (2019), Mandy (2018), Ringo: Face of Revenge (1966).

List of delirium movies

Troll 2 (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young child is terrified to discover that a planned family trip is to be haunted by vile plant-eating monsters out of his worst nightmare...
Style: humorous, serious, semi serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: small town, cult, witch, danger, profanity, seance, child in peril, monster, sandwich, vacation, seduction, popcorn ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Nina (2004)
Genre: Drama, Animation, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Psychological thriller larded with manga-like animations about the young, poor comic strip illustrator Nina, living with her mean landlady. She sinks further and further into a violent fantasy world.
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: loneliness, tenant, humiliation, unsociability, isolation, insanity, illustrator, landlord, hallucination, female protagonist, delirium, driven mad ...
Place: sao paulo brazil, brazil
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Half Past Ten (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 55 min.
Story: An alcoholic married man discovers he has fallen out of love with his moody wife.
Style: erotic, homoerotic, romantic, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: love triangle, alcoholic, cheating, relationship problems, forbidden love, criminal, nightclub, alcohol, tenderness, bisexuality, jealousy, murder of husband ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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The 12th Man (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Norway
Duration: 135 min.
Story: After a failed anti-Nazi sabotage mission leaves his 11 comrades dead, Norwegian resistance fighter Jan Baalsrud finds himself fleeing from the Gestapo through the snowbound reaches of Scandinavia.
Style: uplifting, suspense, serious, based on true events
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gestapo, resistance fighter, coping, world war two, pursuit, survival, lone hero, courage, one man army, life & death, manhunt, storytelling ...
Time: year 1988, year 1940, year 1945, year 1947, 1940s ...
Place: norway, scotland, sweden
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Acid (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: They have been abandoned in a world adorned with concepts such as family, friendship, love, and opportunities. In search of answers to their questions, they devour themselves like a chemical substance that corrodes the world around, in order to ...
Style: melancholic, realistic, depressing, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: underage sex, child molestation, strong sexual content, friendship, suicide, forced sex, group sex, teenage sexuality, sex with a minor, defloration, child molester, sexual promiscuity ...
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Bug (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A lonely waitress with a tragic past, Agnes rooms in a run-down motel, living in fear of her abusive, recently paroled ex-husband. But when Agnes begins a tentative romance with Peter, an eccentric, nervous drifter, she starts to feel hopeful again ...
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, psychological, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: paranoia, conspiracy theory, couples, drugs/alcohol, losing-it hero, insanity, psychosis, isolated place, obsession, nudity (full frontal - brief), delusion, mental illness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oklahoma, usa
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The Lighthouse (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA, Brazil
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.
Style: gothic, suspense, psychological, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: lighthouse, lovecraftian, drunkenness, lighthouse keeper, symbolism, hallucination, secret, nightmare, human nature, isolation, island, fight ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new england
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Joker (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.
Style: thought provoking, suspense, atmospheric, bleak, cynical ...
Plot: mental illness, psycho, insanity, psychological trauma, social decay, villain, social problems, mental patient, bad attitude, character change, evil clown, social problem ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, 20th century, year 1981
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Mandy (2018)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Belgium
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Pacific Northwest. 1983 AD. Outsiders Red Miller and Mandy Bloom lead a loving and peaceful existence. When their pine-scented haven is savagely destroyed by a cult led by the sadistic Jeremiah Sand, Red is catapulted into a phantasmagoric journey ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, captivating, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: cabin in the woods, chainsaw, rescue, cult leader, nightmare, surrealism, lumberjack, mysticism, obsession, revenge, brutality, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, year 1983, quarry
Place: california, united states, usa, xian
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Ringo: Face of Revenge (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Director Mario Caiano, best known for horror films like Amanti d' Oltretomba, co-wrote this much-parodied spaghetti western. Another in a long line of films titled for Lorne Greene's 1964 hit song "Ringo". Antonio De Teffe and ...
Style: dark humor
Audience: kids
Plot: treasure hunt, outlaw, bar fight, criminal, mexican, hostage, chariot, friend, pistol, punched in the face, priest, nursing ...
Place: mexico
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Gerald's Game (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When her husband's sex game goes wrong, Jessie (who is handcuffed to a bed in a remote lake house) faces warped visions, dark secrets and a dire choice.
Style: psychological, suspense, rough, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: survival, stephen king, childhood trauma, handcuffed woman, child abuse, eclipse, alone, split personality, childhood memory, handcuffed to a bed, sex game, dog ...
Place: alabama, new orleans
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Embrace of the Serpent (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Colombia, Venezuela, Argentina
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The epic story of the first contact, encounter, approach, betrayal and, eventually, life-transcending friendship, between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman, last survivor of his people, and two scientists that, over the course of 40 years, travel ...
Style: meditative, melancholic, enigmatic, depressing, fairy tale ...
Plot: shaman, amazon tribe, amazon river, nature, amazon jungle, cultural difference, explorer, wilderness, amazon rainforest, cult, religion, dream ...
Place: colombia, latin america, south america, spain
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A Quiet Place in the Country (1968)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A painter facing a creative block arranges to spend the weekend in the country at his mistress's villa. While staying there, his sanity begins to disintegrate.
Style: offbeat, atmospheric, sexual, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: obsession, ghost, mentally unstable, haunted house, dull life, couples, performer's life, love and romance, mystery, artists and showbiz, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 60s, 1940s, year 1944, 1960s
Place: milan italy, italy, venice
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Finding Altamira (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story of nine-year old Maria and her father Marcelino who, in 1879, found the first pre-historic cave paintings at the now world famous Altamira cave.
Style: touching, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: cave, discovery, love triangle, king, faith, science, scientist, lamp, beach, father daughter relationship, paint, monsignor ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, prehistory
Place: spain
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Off the Map (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An 11-year-old girl watches her father come down with a crippling depression. Over one summer, she learns answers to several mysteries and comes to terms with love and loss.
Style: touching, sincere, atmospheric, emotional, intense ...
Plot: depression, family relations, eccentric family, parents and children, family problems, love and romance, youth, family in crisis, desert, childhood, coming of age, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: new mexico, usa, boston, albuquerque new mexico, san diego california ...
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The Number 23 (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Walter Sparrow is an animal control officer that becomes obsessed with a mysterious book that seems to be based on his own life. As soon as he opens the book, he notices strange parallels between what he reads and what he's experienced. But now ...
Style: twists and turns, twist ending, scary, surprise ending, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, losing-it hero, a vision, parallel world, riddles and clues, insanity, nightmare, suicide, uncover truth, paranoia, s&m, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: virginia, usa
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Mousehunt (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Down-on-their luck brothers, Lars and Ernie Smuntz, aren't happy with the crumbling old mansion they inherit... until they discover the estate is worth millions. Before they can cash in, they have to rid the house of it's single, stubborn ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: nothing goes right, inheritance, adventure, family relations, mouse, disorder, house, exterminator, animals, auction, factory, chaos ...
Time: 90s
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Luna Park (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Russia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Andrei is the head of a gang of antisemitic skinheads clinging to the old communist ideals in post-Communist Moscow. When he learns that his long lost father actually is a Jewish bohemian living in Moscow, rather than an Afghanistan war hero, he ...
Style: contemplative, thought provoking, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: gang, family relations, kgb, anti semitism, racism, skinhead, fascism, interracial relations, human nature, social decay, parents and children, self discovery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: russia, ussr, moscow russia
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Roads to Koktebel (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A widowed aeronautics engineer, who has lost his job, travels with his son hopping freight trains from Moscow to Koktebel, a town by the Black Sea, to start a new life with the father's sister.
Style: psychological, sentimental, atmospheric, touching, realistic ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, hopes, human nature, family life, alcohol abuse, journey, father son relationship, on the road, death of mother, death of wife, boy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, crimea, ukraine, moscow russia, black sea
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Franklyn (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Set between the parallel worlds of contemporary London and the futuristic faith dominated metropolis of Meanwhile City, Franklyn weaves a tale of four souls, whose lives are intertwined by fate, romance and tragedy. As these worlds collide, a single ...
Style: futuristic, psychological, bleak, surprise ending, suspense ...
Plot: masked vigilante, future dystopia, mental illness, parallel world, religions or cults, imaginary, looking for love, vigilantism, society, love and romance, torment, childhood sweetheart ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
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Farinelli (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: France, Italy, Belgium, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Farinelli is a 1994 biopic film about the life and career of Italian opera singer Farinelli, considered one of the greatest castrato singers of all time.
Style: realistic, touching, heartbreaking, factual, emotional ...
Plot: opera, opera singer, brother brother relationship, music, siblings relations, art, life philosophy, destiny, artist, eunuch, culture clash, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, london, napoli italy, madrid, italy ...
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The Devils (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A dramatised historical account of the rise and fall of Urbain Grandier, a 17th-century Roman Catholic priest accused of witchcraft following alleged demonic possessions of sexually repressed nuns.
Style: psychological, disturbing, cult film, enigmatic, bleak ...
Plot: convent, inquisition, hysteria, nun, clergy, sexual abuse, surrealism, priest, society, danger, perversion, rebellion ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages, 18th century
Place: france, europe, england, london
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Death at the Villa (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A respected doctor becomes the prime suspect in a series of gruesome murders.
Style: suspenseful, rough, sexual, tense, scary ...
Plot: murder, sexual abuse, mental illness, manipulation, repression, serial killer, danger, violence, rape, doctor, extramarital affair, crime ...
Place: italy, europe
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Delirious (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A soap opera writer gets hit on the head and wakes up as a character in his own show.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: writers, writer's life, romance, nothing goes right, love and romance, goofy hero, wall street, disorder, switching roles, parent child relationship, alternate reality, hospital ...
Time: 80s
Place: cleveland ohio, africa, new york
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The Day After (1983)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The film portrays a fictional nuclear war between NATO forces and the Warsaw Pact that rapidly escalates into a full scale exchange between the United States and the Soviet Union, focusing on the residents of Lawrence, Kansas, and Kansas City, ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, thought provoking, suspenseful, emotional ...
Plot: cold war, radiation, apocalypse, catastrophe, nuclear war, nuclear holocaust, survival, small town, nuclear explosion, war, anti war, hiding place ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: kansas, usa, missouri, soviet union, new jersey
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Coffee and Cigarettes (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Japan, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Coffee And Cigarettes is a collection of eleven films from cult director Jim Jarmusch. Each film hosts star studded cast of extremely unique individuals who all share the common activities of conversing while drinking coffee and smoking cigarettes.
Style: meditative, humorous, contemplative, dark humor, clever ...
Plot: actor, conversation, lifestyle, family relations, friendship, musician, interview, coffee, smoking, cigarette, social relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 1920s
Place: usa, california, paris france, las vegas, memphis ...
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One Hundred and One Nights (1995)
Genre: Comedy, History, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Monsieur Cinema, a hundred years old, lives alone in a large villa. His memories fade away, so he engages a young woman to tell him stories about all the movies ever made. Also a line of movie stars comes to visit him giving him back the pleasure of ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Plot: writer's life, filmmaking, showbiz, celebrity culture, love and romance, dishonesty, friendship, couples, siblings relations, cons and scams, artists and showbiz, golden years ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, paris france, rome italy
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Angels in America (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 352 min.
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Story: Playwright Tony Kushner adapts his political epic about the AIDS crisis during the mid-eighties, around a group of separate but connected individuals.
Style: touching, captivating, thought provoking, emotional, surreal ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, terminal illness, gay, aids, breakup, life is a bitch, americana, loneliness, imaginary, angel, dying, marital problem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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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: midlife crisis, childhood, extramarital affair, filmmaking, mistress, adultery, dreams, postmodernism, creator, self involved, star, introspection ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, france, copenhagen, england ...
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99.9 (1997)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lara, the host of a radio call-in show dealing in psychic phenomena, discovers that her estranged lover has been found dead in a small Spanish village. She learns that he was conducting secret experiments searching for tortured souls trapped behind ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, radio show, village, murder, experiment, secret, radio, love, curses spells and rituals, deadly, mad scientist, mysterious character ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain
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