Regression movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant regression movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, cult film, feel good, psychotronic, entertaining and weird films and TV shows about / with regression, family relations, murder, adaptation, disorder, transformation, doctor, chase, storytelling and violence plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Horror genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
regression movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as regression: Like Father Like Son (1987), Vice Versa (1988), Quantum Leap (1989), The Secret (2007), Shazam! (2019), Christmas Trade (2015), Partner (2017), Family Swap (2020), Captain Nova (2021), The Menu (2022).

List of regression movies

Like Father Like Son (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Jack Hammond has best chances to become medical superintendent in the clinic. So he's completely absorbed in his work and has no understanding for his teenage son Chris' problems with school. By accident one of them drinks a ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, not serious, inspirational, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, kids, date night
Plot: body swapping, high school, youth, child as adult, switching roles, teenager, disorder, misfit, fish out of water, parents and children, family life, odd couple ...
Time: 80s
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Vice Versa (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mysterious oriental skull transforms a father into his son, and vice versa.
Style: entertaining, light, feel good, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night, family outing, date night
Plot: body swapping, switching roles, school, teenager, transformation, childhood, switching bodies, christmas, youth, farce, dysfunctional family, doctors ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois
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Quantum Leap (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Theorizing that one could time travel within his own lifetime, Dr. Sam Beckett stepped into the Quantum Leap accelerator and vanished... He woke to find himself trapped in the past, facing mirror images that were not his own and driven by an unknown ...
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, touching, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, fish out of water, getting home, impersonating, sent to the past, experiment gone awry, partners, altering history, hopes, hidden identity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: usa
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The Secret (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Husband, wife, and daughter have moved from Boston to Williamstown. At 16, Samantha treats her mother shabbily, but when the two of them are in a horrific car crash, the mother wills Sam to live, somehow losing her own life while her spirit enters ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, serious, suspenseful, motivational ...
Plot: supernatural, family relations, father daughter relationship, dealing with death, uncover truth, religion and supernatural, family problems, parents and children, life is a bitch, hidden truth, new life, body swapping ...
Time: 21st century
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Shazam! (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A boy is given the ability to become an adult superhero in times of need with a single magic word.
Style: exciting, epic, tense, feel good, ridiculous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, chick flick
Plot: superhero, chosen one, teenage hero, teenager, super powers, costumed hero, wizards, flying superhero, magic, childhood, superhuman powers, teenage boy ...
Time: 70s, 2010s, year 1974, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, new york
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Christmas Trade (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A career-oriented single father and his 11-year-old son are forced to see their worlds through each other's eyes when some Christmas magic switches their bodies. The pair find themselves growing closer as they scramble to figure out the secret ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, feel good, funny
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, father son relationship, body swapping, death of mother, christmas wish, christmas present, wish come true, first kiss, love interest, switching roles, single parent, adaptation ...
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Partner (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A police detective is going through different adventures while he is stuck in a little boy body.
Style: light, feel good, exciting, humorous, touching
Plot: baby, police, mafia, partner, father, betrayal, friendship, father son relationship, mentor, family relations, chase, disorder ...
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Family Swap (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Husband does not understand his wife? Conflict with children? Do you want to be heard and stood in your place? Be afraid of your desires. In this family, everything changed places, including grandmother.
Style: funny, humorous, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: switching bodies, teenager, body swapping, family life, husband wife relationship, family relations, eccentric family, kids and family, teenage life, father daughter relationship, relationships, wish come true ...
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Captain Nova (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A fighter pilot travels back in time to save the future world from environmental disaster, but a side-effect turns her young again and no-one takes her seriously.
Style: captivating, futuristic, disturbing, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, time traveler, sent to the past, changing the past or future, heroic mission, back in time, time jump, time warp, save the world, teenager, teamwork, heroine ...
Time: future
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The Menu (2022)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A couple travels to a coastal island to eat at an exclusive restaurant where the chef has prepared a lavish menu, with some shocking surprises.
Style: atmospheric, splatter, art house, slasher, dark ...
Audience: date night
Plot: food, perfectionist, food critic, obsession, restaurant, suspense, revenge, loyalty, burned alive, isolation, murder, travel ...
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Heart of a Dog (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Old Prof. Preobrazhensky and his young colleague Dr. Bormental inserted the human's hypophysis into a dog's brain. Couple of weeks later the dog became "human looking". The main question is "Is anybody who is looking like a ...
Style: philosophical, cerebral, thought provoking, intellectual, satirical ...
Plot: life philosophy, medical experiment, experiment gone awry, dog, communism, society, adaptation, obsession, psychiatry, humanity, idealism, mentor ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 80s
Place: russia, ussr, eastern europe, moscow russia
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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: psychological, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, twist ending ...
Plot: abusive father, psychotherapy, father son relationship, childhood friend, psychotherapist, mental illness, imaginary friend, split personality, fish out of water, schizophrenic, childhood trauma, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: spain
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Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Amiable slackers Bill and Ted are once again roped into a fantastical adventure when De Nomolos, a villain from the future, sends evil robot duplicates of the two lads to terminate and replace them. The robot doubles actually succeed in killing Bill ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, buddy movie, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, date night
Plot: time travel, time machine, afterlife, robot, time, death, sent to the past, god, grim reaper, musician, travel, utopia ...
Time: future, 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: california
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Blood Orgy of the She-Devils (1973)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Lorraine and Mark enter the world of witchcraft where Mara foretells the future and helps them remember their past lives. When a series of mysterious murders begin to occur, they turn to Dr. Helsford for advice.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: witchcraft, exploitation, cult, witch, occult, female monster, hypnosis, regression, murder, paranormal phenomena, native americans, assassination ...
Time: future
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Themroc (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Made without proper language, just gibberish and grunts, "Themroc" is an absurdist comedy about a man who rejects every facet of normal bourgeois life and turns his apartment into a virtual cave.
Style: disturbing, surreal, experimental, erotic, controversial ...
Plot: surrealism, female nudity, sex, erotica, anarchist, minimal dialogue, mental illness, cult, mental disorder, absurdism, fire, bicycle ...
Place: paris france
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Face of the Screaming Werewolf (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Experimenting in hypnotic regression to past lives, Dr. Edmund Redding of the Cowan Institute in Pasadena has discovered that Ann Taylor is a reincarnated Aztec woman. Via her recovered memories, she is able to lead Redding and his associates to a ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: werewolf, mummy, hypnosis, experiment, wax museum, suspense, wolfman, murder, pyramid, news report, regression, elevator ...
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AmerAsian (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eric, an American-born Asian college graduate, must steal a younger student's identity in order to take back the one last year of baseball eligibility that he lost when his dad passed away. Monica, his Coach's All-American co-ed daughter, ...
Style: multicultural
Plot: revenge, college, adopted daughter, identity, jealousy, single parent, baseball, sexual abuse, manic depression, manipulation, dual identity, regression ...
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Spin the Bottle (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When five childhood friends reunite for a weekend in the country, old jealousies resurface, sexual debauchery ensues, and it quickly becomes clear that time may not heal all wounds...
Plot: lgbt, gay, gay interest, friends, patriarchy, abused woman, boat, vengeance, fishing, motorcycle, hugging, fever ...
Place: philadelphia
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Beyond the Dreamcatcher (0000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When an online shock jock's latest episode takes him on a journey into the notorious deep web, his own darkness threatens to drag him into the depths of the binary abyss.
Style: psychotronic, avant garde, neo noir, psychedelic, humorous ...
Plot: hallucination, drugs, black market, memory, insanity, technology, religion, darkness, catholic, transformation, depression, death ...
Place: usa
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Spider Baby or, The Maddest Story Ever Told (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The story follows a family of inbreeds who have been afflicted by a genetic disorder known as 'Merrye syndrome', named after the family in which the disorder developed. This malady causes its victims to enter a state of age regression that ...
Style: slasher, scary, disturbing, surreal, psychological ...
Plot: exploitation, misfit, serial killer, cannibalism, cat, redneck, inbreeding, evil child, woman with a gun, macabre, insect, female villain ...
Time: 60s
Place: virginia, usa
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The Return of the Soldier (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The returning soldier is amnesia victim Alan Bates, who remembers nothing of his life before suffering shell-shock--not even his long-term marriage to snooty Julie Christie. Spinsterish Ann-Margret, who has long harbored a fondness for Bates, hopes ...
Plot: world war one, shell shock, amnesia, dead children, love triangle, husband wife relationship, doctor, socialite, army captain, family tragedy, dead son, regression ...
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On a Clear Day You Can See Forever (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Under hypnosis while trying to quit smoking, the main character Daisy Gamble revisits past lives and different personalities
Style: stylized, sexy, romantic, lyrical, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, hypnosis, betrayal, dancing, addiction, psychology, magic, catastrophe, childhood, depression, destiny, chase ...
Time: 70s, 19th century, regency period, 1810s, 2030s ...
Place: london, brighton, new york, manhattan new york city, california
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Norbit (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A mild-mannered guy who is engaged to a monstrous woman meets the woman of his dreams, and schemes to find a way to be with her.
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, not serious, parody ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, evil woman, dream girl, couples, unlikely couple, family problems, goofy hero, siblings relations, gangsters, love triangle, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 2000s, 21st century
Place: usa
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Molly (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Molly McKay is a profoundly autistic twenty-something woman who has lived in an institution from a young age following her parents' death in a car accident. When the institution must close due budget cuts, Molly is left in the charge of her ...
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: autism, incestuous desire, disability, siblings relations, human spirit, custody, hopes, brother sister relationship, mental patient, advertising executive, misfit, doctors and patients ...
Time: 90s
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A Killing in a Small Town (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The gory ax-murder of one mousy, suburban Texas housewife by another is nearly as shocking as the excuse offered by the bespectacled defendant's attorney: self-defense. Could it be so?
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: self defense, murder, lawyer, serial killer, manipulation, couples, uncover truth, dishonesty, vengeance, legal, law enforcement, legal investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
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Altered States (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A research scientist (William Hurt) explores the boundaries and frontiers of consciousness. Using sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic mixtures from native American shamans, he explores these altered states of consciousness and finds that memory, ...
Style: psychedelic, atmospheric, psychological, scary, surreal ...
Plot: drugs, science, hallucination, experiment gone awry, surrealism, obsession, suspense, transformation, isolation, macabre, university, psychology ...
Time: 20th century, future, 70s, year 1967, 60s
Place: harvard university, new york, africa, california, boston ...
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Shutter Island (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: World War II soldier-turned-U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his troubling visions and also by a mysterious doctor.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, twist ending, confusing, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick, adult
Plot: twists and turns, investigation, mental illness, insanity, suspense, plot twist, psychology, paranoia, psychiatrist, mental institution, memory, isolation ...
Time: year 1954, 1940s, year 1945, 20th century, year 1952 ...
Place: boston
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