Repressed memory movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant repressed memory movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, serious, psychological, surprise ending and realistic films and TV shows about / with repressed memory, flashback, murder, memory, revenge, danger, death, family relations, chase and fear plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as repressed memory: Prodigal Son (2019), Hal (2013), Body of Water (2011), Hands of a Mother (2016), The Life Before Her Eyes (2007), A View of Love (2010), Not in My Family (1993), Stir of Echoes (1999), Hulk (2003), A Long Way Home (2003).

List of repressed memory movies

 7.7
 9K
Prodigal Son (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The son of a notorious serial killer becomes an acclaimed criminal psychologist who uses his unique insight into how killers think to help the NYPD.
Style: psychological, brutal, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: psychological trauma, murder investigation, serial killer, expert, profiler, repressed memory, haunted by the past, father son relationship, police, nypd, childhood trauma, sociopath ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
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 6.8
 1K
Hal (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Kurumi’s heart was broken by the sudden death of her boyfriend in a tragic airplane accident. By melding futuristic technology with the binary equivalent of human emotion, a brilliant scientist created an ultra-lifelike robotic surrogate to take ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, futuristic, clever
Plot: love affair, a.i., couples, androids and robots, romance, couple relations, love and romance, haunted by the past, repressed memory, human android relationship, androids, dealing with death ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan
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 5.4
 676
Body of Water (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Julia is a young lawyer who has been in conflict with her father for a long time. Her mother seems a bit insane, and Julia thinks that he is partially responsible for this. She has also split with the father of her son and tries to escape all these ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, serious ...
Plot: countryside, legend, supernatural, uncover truth, life is a bitch, ghost, lake or river, family secret, secret, past, repressed memory, mythology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland
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Hands of a Mother (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A family reunion aboard a ship becomes a turning point in the life of 39-year-old engineer Markus. When his son Adam (4) gets a little cut after going to the bathroom with his grandmother Renate, Markus recalls for the first time what his mother did ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspense, serious
Plot: parent child relationship, dysfunctional family, childhood trauma, family secret, child abuse, child molestation, repressed memory, psychotherapy, abusive mother, sexual abuse, husband wife relationship, mental illness ...
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The Life Before Her Eyes (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As the 15th anniversary of a fatal high school shooting approaches, former pupil Diana McFee is haunted by memories of the tragedy. After losing her best friend Maureen in the attack, Diana has been profoundly affected by the incident - her ...
Style: psychological, emotional, sincere, suspense, non-linear ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: murder, high school, adulthood, haunted by the past, crimes, best friends, tragedy, guilt, female bonding, self sacrifice, repressed memory, school shooting ...
Time: contemporary, future
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A View of Love (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Happily married with a daughter, Marc is a successful real estate agent in Aix-en-Provence. One day, he has an appointment with a woman to view a traditional country house. A few hours later, Marc finally puts a name to her face. It's Cathy, ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, psychological, unusual plot structure, tense ...
Plot: missing person, dishonesty, haunted by the past, uncover truth, couple relations, couples, investigation, childhood love, teenage crush, repressed memory, romance, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 1960s, 60s
Place: algeria, france, europe, nice france
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Not in My Family (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A new mother is haunted by postpartum depression. Based on a true story.
Plot: sexual abuse, repressed memory, childhood memory, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, child abuse, depression, memory
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 7.0
 72K
Stir of Echoes (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After being hypnotized by his sister in law, Tom Witzky begins seeing haunting visions of a girl's ghost and a mystery begins to unfold around her.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: psychic, afterlife, ghost, clairvoyance, paranoia, hypnosis, murder, haunted house, supernatural, supernatural ability, obsession, rape ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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 5.6
 247K
Hulk (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Bruce Banner, a genetics researcher with a tragic past, suffers massive radiation exposure in his laboratory that causes him to transform into a raging green monster when he gets angry.
Style: intense, serious, exciting, stylized, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, chase, experiment gone awry, adventure, genetics, mutant, mad scientist, transformation, anger, military, giant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: california, south america, new york, central america, san francisco
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Revolutionary Girl Utena: The Movie (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a loose retelling of the Revolutionary Girl Utena TV series, Utena Tenjou arrives at Ohtori Academy, only to be immediately swept up in a series of duels for the hand of her classmate Anthy Himemiya and the power she supposedly holds. At the same ...
Style: surreal, semi serious, humorous, stylized, shoujo ...
Plot: incest, corpse, duel, memory, ring, sexuality, rose, metaphysics, cross dressing, boarding school, youth, adventure ...
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A Long Way Home (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Family members struggle to heal their emotional wounds after an incident of sexual abuse.
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: family relations, teenager, psychiatrist, haunted by the past, dysfunctional family, parents and children, life is a bitch, hopes, redemption, family in crisis, domestic disturbance, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Radiant One (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A troubled man turns himself in, believing he's harmed others but is at war with himself over the facts surrounding his quest for clarity and a brush with supernatural phenomena.
Style: suspense, light, surprise ending, twists and turns
Plot: paranormal phenomena, family feud, family relations, repressed memory, supernatural, spirituality, police officer, tragic event, spirit, ice cream, injury, craziness ...
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Eye in the Labyrinth (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Monaco
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Julie (Rosemary Dexter) is disturbed by the disappearance of her psychiatrist boyfriend Luca (Horst Frank) following a bizarre dream where she witnessed him murdered. She travels to a seaside village where he might be and encounters Frank (Adolfo ...
Style: twists and turns
Plot: murder, serial killer, nightmare, decapitation, fight, binoculars, cover up, bound and gagged, stabbed in the back, female nudity, scrabble, poker ...
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The Garden of Sinners - Chapter 6: Oblivion Recording (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 59 min.
Story: January 1999: Apprentice mage Azaka Kokutou, Mikiya's younger sister, has been ordered by her mentor, Touko Aozaki, to investigate a certain incident in which fairies steal the memories of students at Azaka's school, Reien Academy. Azaka ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: supernatural, dog, telephone, rivalry, bus, funeral, revenge, paranormal phenomena, brother sister relationship, telephone call, roommate, repressed memory ...
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 7.4
 2K
The Method (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 53 min.
Story: The main character is an extraordinary and mysterious person, at the same time, he (Rodion Meglin) is an outstanding inspector. Rodion is used to work alone in order to keep the secrecy of his unusual method. Young graduate Esenya Steklova is ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: investigation, mental illness, serial killer, crimes, haunted by the past, danger, vengeance, human nature, good versus evil, murder, psychosis, uncover truth ...
Time: year 2015
Place: russia
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The Garden of Delights (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The greedy relatives of an amnesic and paralytic 45 years old millionaire try him to recover his memory by any means.
Style: suspense, semi serious, humorous, cynical, witty ...
Plot: memory loss, family relations, isolation, satire, eccentric family, family life, politics, disability, bank, phobia, tax evasion, high society ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 1930s
Place: switzerland, europe, spain
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 5.7
 36K
Regression (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Canada, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Minnesota, 1990. Detective Bruce Kenner investigates the case of young Angela, who accuses her father, John Gray, of an unspeakable crime. When John unexpectedly and without recollection admits guilt, renowned psychologist Dr. Raines is brought in ...
Style: twist ending, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: satanic cult, memory loss, false accusation, nightmare, hospital, sexual abuse, police officer, cemetery, investigation, crimes, psychiatrist, paranoia ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1990, 70s
Place: minnesota, usa
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Heart of Midnight (1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman who is getting back on her feet after a mental breakdown, Carol Rivers discovers that her late uncle has left her a rundown nightclub. Carol decides to renovate the venue, but, in the process, uncovers dark secrets about the club and ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: nightclub, police, mental illness, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, haunted by the past, family problems, hallucination, female protagonist, rape, sex, battles ...
Time: 80s
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 4.7
 4K
Hardwired (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a tragic accident Luke Gibson is left with critical injuries and complete amnesia. A new technological breakthrough from the Hexx Corporation - a Psi-Comp Implant that's hardwired into Luke's brain - saves his life, but Luke soon ...
Style: futuristic, tense, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, on the run, chases and races, mind control, amnesia, crimes, future dystopia, society, deadly, dishonesty, corporate crimes, danger ...
Time: future
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 6.9
 412K
Captain Marvel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously ...
Style: comic, exciting, humorous, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: superhero, female warrior, superheroine, good versus evil, superhuman powers, save the world, super strength, danger, warrior, weapons, alien technology, alien invasion ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 80s, year 1995, year 1989
Place: los angeles, louisiana
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 6.1
 62
Exil (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Cannes Special Screening 2016
Style: semi documentary
Plot: first person narration, autobiography, archive footage, newspaper headline, dead animal, cloud, starvation, dictatorship, repressed memory, orphan, revolution, old photograph ...
Time: 70s, year 1975
Place: cambodia
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 6.6
 177K
It: Chapter Two (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Because every 27 years evil revisits the town of Derry, Maine, it chapter two brings the chapters - who've long since gone their separate ways - back together as adults, nearly three decades after the events of the first film.
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, epic, suspenseful ...
Plot: clown, evil, evil clown, killer clown, fear, giant, kids in trouble, inhaler, killing spree, good versus evil, group of friends, haunted house ...
Time: 2010s, year 1989, 80s, quarry, year 2016
Place: maine, los angeles, new york, usa
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X-Men: Dark Phoenix (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Gathered together by Professor Charles Xavier to protect a world that fears and hates them, the X-Men had fought many battles, been on adventures that spanned galaxies, grappled enemies of limitless might, but none of this could prepare them for the ...
Style: exciting, comic, surprise ending, intense, psychotronic ...
Plot: mutant, superhero, supernatural ability, telekinesis, heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, superhero team, super villain, supernatural power, teleportation, moral dilemma ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1975, 70s, year 1992
Place: new york, paris france
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 6.2
 14K
Rememory (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The widow of a wise professor stumbles upon one of his inventions that's able to record and play a person's memory.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, melancholic, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: widow, professor, investigation, invention, murder, memories, flashback sequence, empathy, guilty conscience, murder investigation, death of brother, private investigation ...
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Assassin's Bullet (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Assassin's Bullet, Slater plays Robert Diggs, a black ops agent who comes to work for Ambassador Ashdown (Hunger Games star Donald Sutherland), tracking down a vigilante assassin in Eastern Europe. The maverick hit(wo)man has been taking out ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, danger, track down, deadly, crimes, chase, foot chase, revenge, femme fatale, terrorist group, spy, government agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bulgaria, europe, paris france
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 5.8
 43K
Extinction (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A chief mechanic at a factory, haunted by apocalyptic nightmares, becomes a hero when Earth is invaded by a mysterious army bent on destruction.
Style: suspense, light, surprise ending, avant garde, twist ending
Plot: spacecraft, alien invasion, alien, rescue, husband wife relationship, fear, foot chase, friendship, self mutilation, artificial intelligence, survival, shot to death ...
Time: future
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 7.5
 7K
Bliss (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Greece
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman of about 17 years old, named Meryem (Ozgu Namal), has been raped, and her village's customs call for her to be killed to restore honor and dignity to her family and village. The eldest son of the village leader, Cemal (Murat Han), ...
Style: realistic, psychological, touching, contemplative, serious
Plot: innocence lost, cultural difference, sexual humiliation, rape, injustice, social differences, traditional versus modern, unlikely partners, love affair, village, husband wife relationship, virginity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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 5.1
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Probable Cause (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A series of cop murders plagues the city. The remaining officers on the force are increasingly worried as the deaths increase with no leads. As the department's finest must solve the case before the killer strikes again.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, surprise ending
Plot: sexual harassment, serial killer, rivalry, murder, crimes, crime, police detective, investigation, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, rape and revenge ...
Time: 90s
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 7.4
 13K
Forgotten (2017)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jin-seok, 21-year-old, moves into a new house with his family. He suffers from a slight schizophrenia but he carries an ordinary life under the warm care of the family. His older brother Yu-seok is a decent college student, a mentor, and role model ...
Style: twist ending, suspense, captivating, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: delusion, memory loss, revenge, uncover truth, brother brother relationship, chase, home invasion, plot twist, deception, childhood memory, police, hospital ...
Place: south korea, korea
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 4.3
 13K
Exposed (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After witnessing a miracle, a young Latina woman experiences strange things as a police detective searches for the truth behind his partner's death.
Style: suspense, tense, twists and turns, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: police corruption, illegal drugs, murder investigation, investigator, police, murder, deception, evidence, husband wife relationship, subway, rape, angel ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york, iraq
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