Psychological movies and TV shows

Save
this
list

to
psychological
 4861
psychological movies
The list contains the best, new and most relevant psychological movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychological, serious, clever, talky, interesting and intense films and TV shows about / that have / with storytelling, psychology, mentor, dialogue, greed, twists & turns, redemption, obsession, destiny and loneliness plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, Germany, UK and other countries. TOP 10 movies tagged as psychological: Shutter Island (2010), The Game (1997), Inception (2010), The Sixth Sense (1999), Whiplash (2014), Memento (2000), Gone Girl (2014), The Master and Margarita (2005), Black Swan (2010), The Butterfly Effect (2004).
The list contains the best films ordered by rating. Click "View All" to show all items.
Inception
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
USA, UK
148 min.
 8.8
Whiplash
Drama, Music
USA
107 min.
 8.5
The list contains the new films ordered by year. Click "View All" to show all items.
The Viral Demon
Drama, Horror, Thriller
USA
86 min.
Awoken
Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Australia
110 min.

List of psychological movies

 8.1
 928K
Shutter Island
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, tense, twists and turns, surreal, dark, serious, cerebral, talky, scary, atmospheric, stylized, intense, enigmatic, interesting, mind bending, realistic, clever, bad ending, intellectual, disturbing, bleak, gothic, ambiguous ending, tricky
Plot: mental illness, uncover truth, reality vs fantasy, doctors and patients, mystery, schizophrenia, plot twist, insanity, psychology, paranoia, psychiatry, mental institution, losing-it hero, medical experiment, mental patient, filicide, investigation, psychological trauma, memory, brainwashing, police investigation, obsession, psychotherapy, partners, delusion, pretending to be someone else, human experimentation, island, isolation, twists & turns, storytelling, dreams, secrets, psychiatrist, conspiracy, imagination, guilt, doctors, violence, murder, corruption, identity, maze, prison escape, paranoid, dialogue, neo-noir, adaptation, beautiful scenery, greed
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1954, year 1945, 1940s
Place: boston
Is relevant ?
 7.8
 295K
The Game
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, intellectual, atmospheric, serious, intense, philosophical, enigmatic, twist ending, stylized, tricky, cerebral, clever, tense, interesting, bad ending, dark, realistic, entertaining, mind bending, exciting, talky
Plot: game, neo noir, life turned upside down, uncover truth, birthday present, psychology, existentialism, rich snob, mystery, manipulation, mind game, life philosophy, loneliness, life & death, sibling relationship, disorder, paranoia, plot twist, twists & turns, conspiracy, conspiracy theory, paranoid, secrets, birthday, chase, storytelling, surveillance, greed, mentor, neo-noir, first contact, corruption, catastrophe, dialogue, stylish, police investigation, happy ending, destiny, identity, obsession, video game, technology, philosophy, redemption, urban, murder mystery, birthday party, investigation, chases and races, solitude
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, san francisco, california
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
 8.8
 1.7M
Inception
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 148 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, ambiguous ending, suspense, philosophical, twist ending, futuristic, clever, cerebral, intellectual, intense, mind bending, enigmatic, tricky, dramatic, suspenseful, tense, exciting, stylized, serious, interesting, non-linear, talky, epic, reflective, entertaining, surprise ending, captivating
Plot: dreams, alternate reality, teamwork, neo noir, existentialism, psychological manipulation, hi-tech, fantasy world, virtual reality, philosophy, redemption, memory, imagination, heist, haunted by the past, manipulations, subconscious, one last job, cons and scams, parallel world, husband wife relationship, impersonating, perfect crime, mind control, peril, oneiric, tragic hero, desperation, life philosophy, mystery, storytelling, plot twist, mentor, psychology, twists & turns, technology, guilt, secrets, time, creativity, fight scenes, justice, maze, dream, on the run, happy ending, catastrophe, rescue, hotel, dialogue
Time: near future, 2010s
Place: los angeles, sydney australia, paris france, japan
Is relevant ?
 8.1
 796K
The Sixth Sense
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful, dramatic, atmospheric, twists and turns, tense, touching, bleak, stylized, twist ending, serious, frightening, scary, interesting, cerebral, intense, clever, enigmatic, tricky, bad ending, gloomy, entertaining, sentimental, talky, captivating, mind bending, emotional, dark
Plot: psychology, psychiatrist, doctors and patients, able to see the dead, mystery, afterlife, tragic event, ghost, supernatural, supernatural ability, redemption, police investigation, life & death, destiny, understanding, untimely death, human relationship, talking to the dead, psychic power, precocious child, seeing dead people, investigation, plot twist, ghosts, twists & turns, storytelling, secrets, mentor, death, single mother, childhood, dialogue, catastrophe, manipulation, chase, runaway, school play, paranormal phenomena, cowardliness, confidence, marriage crisis, single, child, child abuse, power relations, misfit, psychic, mother son relationship, patient, fear
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania
Is relevant ?
 8.5
 546K
Whiplash
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: psychological, emotional, realistic, dramatic, inspirational, motivational, melancholic, tense, intense, captivating, serious, suspense, interesting, dark, harsh, talky, clever, cerebral, brutal, enigmatic, atmospheric, exciting, stylized
Plot: obsession, jazz, music, music teacher, drummer, follow your dream, desire for fame, mentor, musician's life, teachers and students, psychology, public humiliation, emotional abuse, jazz music, teaching the ways of the world, violence, twists & turns, storytelling, visceral, bullying, art, teacher, manipulation, sacrifice, brutality, redemption, music school, jazz band, plot twist, complex characters, character study, dialogue, corruption, insanity, violent, moral ambiguity, dreams, vengeance, loneliness, greed, creativity, runaway, foul language, honest, school, young adult, ambition, power relations, artists and showbiz, blind ambition
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
 8.5
 968K
Memento
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: psychological, non-linear, twist ending, tense, suspense, surprise ending, bleak, clever, stylized, cerebral, suspenseful, serious, interesting, tricky, enigmatic, intellectual, dark, dramatic, twists and turns, talky, intense, dark humor, reflective, philosophical, realistic, offbeat, captivating, mind bending, atmospheric, rough, avant garde
Plot: memory loss, amnesia, uncover truth, revenge, vengeance, plot twist, investigation, flashback, mystery, murder, memory, neo-noir, neo noir, paranoia, identity, manipulations, storytelling, twists & turns, drugs/alcohol, time loop, postmodernism, insulin, psychology, manipulation, imagination, flashbacks, philosophy, time, existentialism, paranoid, violence, stylish, murder mystery, moral ambiguity, genius, multiple storylines, police investigation, insanity, secrets, corruption, obsession, justice, haunted by the past, tattoo, polaroid, mistaken identity, motel, hidden truth, individuality, confusion
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
Is relevant ?
 8.1
 699K
Gone Girl
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Style: tense, surprise ending, psychological, suspense, enigmatic, dramatic, disturbing, clever, twist ending, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, captivating, cynical, stylized, cerebral, intense, atmospheric, dark humor, interesting, dark, bad ending, realistic, tricky, talky, surreal
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: missing person, missing wife, mystery, disappearance, investigation, manipulation, obsession, psychology, moral ambiguity, husband wife relationship, emotional manipulation, police investigation, infidelity, murder suspect, marriage, twists & turns, adultery, protagonist as suspect, murder mystery, crumbling marriage, neo-noir, femme fatale, neo noir, crime, murder, revenge, paranoia, search party, plot twist, lawyer, storytelling, strong sexual content, violence, surveillance, secrets, small town, cheating, greed, justice, corruption, adaptation, insanity, stylish, runaway, vengeance, serial killer, kidnapping, psychopath, dialogue, betrayal
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: missouri, usa, st. louis missouri, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
The Master and Margarita
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 500 min.
Style: classic literature, psychological, talky, atmospheric, cynical, witty, mind bending, stylized, suspenseful, surreal, semi serious, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: society, temptation, deal with the devil, religions or cults, black magic, supernatural, heaven and hell, politics, manipulations, chaos and mayhem, curses spells and rituals, love and romance, mystery, witchcraft, good versus evil, sacrifice, redemption, romance, communist, devil, clergy, legends and myths, state affairs, chaos, dictatorship, naked woman, salvation, talent, manipulation, reunion, topless woman, envy, devotion, female nudity, fear
Time: 30s, ancient history
Place: russia, holy land, middle east, israel, jerusalem, moscow russia
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 613K
Black Swan
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, suspense, dramatic, atmospheric, sexual, disturbing, mind bending, cerebral, twist ending, emotional, stylized, tense, serious, dark, intense, enigmatic, realistic, interesting, macabre, erotic, harsh, sexy, clever, artsy, suspenseful, bleak, captivating, ambiguous ending, surprise ending, melancholic, colourful, breathtaking, talky, reflective, art house
Plot: obsession, ballet, surrealism, mental illness, psychology, mentor, character study, artists and showbiz, hallucinations, mentor protege relationship, paranoia, ballerina, dancer's life, visceral, losing-it hero, competition, loneliness, manipulation, performer's life, dark fantasy, showbiz, mother daughter relationship, parents and children, teachers and students, rivalry, career, ambitious, nervous breakdown, insanity, sex, drugs/alcohol, storytelling, dreams, dancing, sexualized violence, dance, dancer, strong sexual content, twists & turns, pornography, runaway, stylish, violent, brutality, sexual abuse, paranoid, art, psychiatry, violence, relationships
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
The Butterfly Effect
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, philosophical, dramatic, mind bending, emotional, surprise ending, serious, twist ending, intense, scary, bad ending, cerebral, interesting, twists and turns, clever, stylized, non-linear, intellectual, tricky, reflective, disturbing, enigmatic, futuristic, dark
Plot: changing the past or future, destiny, time travel, life philosophy, altering history, psychology, memory, twists & turns, haunted by the past, philosophy, existentialism, supernatural ability, parents and children, love, diary, old friend, family relations, psychological trauma, surrealism, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, alternate reality, time loop, drugs/alcohol, memory loss, plot twist, storytelling, happy ending, childhood, alternate universe, catastrophe, child abuse, mentor, blackout, sacrifice, technology, first contact, parallel universe, pornography, imagination, creativity, stupidity, violence, flashback, flashbacks, writers, identity, time, corruption, amnesia, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, dungeon
Is relevant ?
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Germany, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 147 min.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, dark, surreal, macabre, clever, atmospheric, twists and turns, serious, captivating, realistic, stylized, interesting, colourful, breathtaking, enigmatic, intense, disturbing, scenic, bad ending, twist ending, sexual, artsy, talky, surprise ending
Plot: obsession, perfume, secret formula, sense of smell, serial killer, dark fantasy, psychopath, mentor, genius, sexualized violence, psychology, visceral, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, master apprentice relationship, innocent person killed, murder, storytelling, adaptation, nudity (topless - notable), beautiful scenery, period piece, creativity, imagination, pornography, book, insanity, murder mystery, literature, brutality, distopia, art, violence, justice, secrets, fish market, nose, bad smell, orgy, prostitute, death, vengeance, catastrophe, police investigation, children's home, child prodigy, supernatural, daughter, small town, culture clash
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, europe, paris france
Is relevant ?
 8.8
 1.6M
Fight Club
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 139 min.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, bleak, psychological, enigmatic, biting, surreal, disturbing, cerebral, philosophical, intellectual, rough, thought provoking, dark humor, stylized, atmospheric, semi serious, dark, twist ending, interesting, bloody, brutal, intense, clever, offbeat, reflective, realistic, entertaining, suspense, cynical, satirical, talky, mind bending, gloomy, tense, absurd
Audience: boys' night
Plot: schizophrenia, imaginary friend, fight scenes, dual identity, dissociative identity disorder, mental instability, fist fighting, psychology, imagination, group therapy, secret society, visionary, split personality, mental illness, violence, philosophy, fighting the system, losing-it hero, dark hero, social misfits, life philosophy, social decay, self destruction, against the rules, anger, fighting movie, friendship between men, rebellion, insomnia, insanity, brutality, plot twist, postmodernism, storytelling, violent, twists & turns, visceral, loneliness, brainwashing, stylish, gratuitous violence, existentialism, mentor, support group, cult, urban, dialogue, identity, crazy, greed
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, delaware
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
 7.6
 308K
127 Hours
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Style: uplifting, psychological, suspense, inspirational, suspenseful, tense, stylized, intense, serious, rough, emotional, dramatic, interesting, realistic, reflective, melancholic, cerebral, breathtaking, depressing, touching, heartbreaking, clever, talky, harsh, sincere, bleak, enigmatic, dark
Plot: survival, isolation, human spirit, life & death, trapped, loneliness, life philosophy, wilderness, climbing, adventure, gory, desert, alone, storytelling, courage, solitude, canyon, adventurer, redemption, visceral, destiny, psychology, life, tragedy, confined, sacrifice, mentor, existentialism, death, boulder, escape, childhood, hospital, runaway, catastrophe, creativity, lone hero, stranded, transformation, flashback, greed, brutality, philosophy, depression, rescue, mountain, danger, yelling for help, escapades, rope
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, usa, mcdonald's restaurant
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 9K
The Island
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 112 min.
Style: philosophical, meditative, cerebral, psychological, biblical, serious, realistic, breathtaking, melancholic, intellectual, dramatic, talky, reflective, enigmatic, bleak, harsh, touching, stylized, scenic, earnest, emotional, intense
Plot: redemption, life philosophy, destiny, forgiveness, supernatural ability, psychic, christian, religion, mentor, loneliness, philosophy, sacrifice, solitude, demons, monastery, hopes, church, prayer, sin, god or devil, island, russian, god, christianity, jesus, storytelling, childhood, existentialism, life & death, atheism, culture clash, death, transformation, honest, catholicism, classic car, beautiful scenery, humanity, catastrophe, literature, apocalypse, art, creativity, drinking, idealism, greed, monk, depression, haunted by the past, alone in the world
Place: russia
Is relevant ?
 9.2
 637K
Sherlock
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Style: clever, witty, captivating, psychological, serious, talky, classic literature, twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, stylized, mind bending, cynical
Plot: private detective, sherlock holmes, investigation, friendship, partners, eccentricity, crime, murder mystery, mastermind, resourceful, verbal byplay, prodigy, mind game, british, sociopath, crime scene, murder, mystery, riddles and clues, doctor, crimes, friends, against the rules, buddies, mysterious character, afghanistan veteran, inspector, landlady, mysterious villain, police inspector, apartment, partner, police detective, genius, danger, rivalry, deadly, escapades, heroes, law enforcement, unconventional method, talented, supportive friend, outsmarting, outside help, odd, hotshot, antisocial behavior, patronizing, enemy
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland yard
Is relevant ?
Requiem for a Dream
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: depressing, atmospheric, surreal, psychological, bleak, emotional, realistic, disturbing, serious, intense, dark, heartbreaking, interesting, melancholic, harsh, stylized, brutal, cerebral, reflective, dramatic, enigmatic, sad, talky, clever, dark humor, captivating, tense, artsy, art house
Plot: drug addiction, addiction, drug abuse, degradation, drugs/alcohol, depression, downfall, destructive relationship, existentialism, drug use, heroin addict, drug addict, heroin, drugs, insanity, dreams, loneliness, storytelling, relationships, psychology, visceral, tragedy, brutality, weed, urban, obsession, violent, hospital, marijuana, philosophy, junkie, mentor, honest, pornography, redemption, stylish, violence, drinking, adaptation, life philosophy, solitude, dialogue, mental illness, parents and children, sex show, sex scene, female nudity, unsociability, illegal prostitution, diet
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 99K
Lie to Me
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Style: clever, psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: uncover truth, human nature, lie, crime investigation, psychology, investigation, talented, hidden truth, team, riddles and clues, workplace situations, crimes, dishonesty, workplace, boss and employee, research, sign language, mystery, lie detector, law enforcement, partners, power relations, interrogation, deception, intern, superior, rookie, workplace problem, outsmarting, expert, fbi, guilt, ex spouse, evidence, assistant, teenage daughter, revelation, police investigation, truth, video camera, father daughter relationship, interview, secret, coworker, victim, doctor, leader
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
Is relevant ?
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: surreal, non-linear, psychological, romantic, melancholic, captivating, clever, cerebral, semi serious, intellectual, touching, emotional, dark humor, heartbreaking, interesting, enigmatic, reflective, gloomy, dark, colourful, philosophical, dramatic, atmospheric, talky, offbeat, mind bending, humorous, stylized, sentimental, tragicomedy, motivational, tricky, intense, artsy
Audience: date night
Plot: surrealism, erased memory, power of love, brainwashing, love story, existentialism, destiny, alternate reality, love and romance, relationship problems, introspection, borderline personality disorder, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, up and down relationship, crumbling relationship, mind control, memory, memory loss, amnesia, love, romance, loneliness, couple relations, postmodernism, relationships, drugs/alcohol, imagination, storytelling, dreams, psychology, deja vu, philosophy, twists & turns, experiment gone awry, life philosophy, writer's life, eccentricity, life, plot twist, creativity, obsession, dialogue, jealousy, operation, regret, dream, unfulfillment, couples, disorder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, mcdonald's restaurant
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
intense movies
intense
4408
serious movies
serious
21125
 6.9
 224K
Vanilla Sky
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 136 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, enigmatic, suspense, non-linear, tricky, stylized, clever, atmospheric, serious, cerebral, twist ending, intellectual, interesting, offbeat, philosophical, surprise ending, bad ending, futuristic, intense, mind bending, artsy, melancholic, scary, ambiguous ending, talky
Plot: virtual reality, obsession, surrealism, love triangle, existentialism, mystery, mind game, alternate reality, disfigurement, disfigured face, redemption, love story, loneliness, catastrophe, tragic love, freak accident, lost love, hopes, rich snob, hallucinations, psychology, destiny, life philosophy, life & death, greed, love and romance, love, romance, dreams, death, nightmare, amnesia, dream, twists & turns, storytelling, memory, plot twist, paranoia, jealousy, car accident, fear, flashback, reality, rock, philosophy, technology, schizophrenia, first contact, dialogue, imagination
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century, 22nd century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 256K
Eyes Wide Shut
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 159 min.
Style: sexual, sexy, psychological, disturbing, artsy, surreal, atmospheric, erotic, enigmatic, serious, tense, cerebral, gloomy, art house, realistic, intellectual, breathtaking, dark, melancholic, talky, interesting, captivating, meditative, harsh, suspense, stylized, non-linear, absurd, wife and husband lead actors, bad ending
Plot: free love, sexuality, sexual obsession, dangerous attraction, sexual exploration, orgy, voyeurism, surrealism, marriage, strong sexual content, secrets, sexual relations, sexualized violence, psychology, art, sexual fantasy, group sex, sex party, existentialism, human nature, disguise, obsession, infidelity, male nudity, pornography, drugs/alcohol, adultery, paranoia, marijuana, couple relations, relationships, sex, storytelling, dialogue, dreams, twists & turns, password, nudity (full frontal - brief), insanity, visceral, illegal prostitution, eroticism, christmas party, brutality, hotel, prostitute, doctors, censorship, betrayal, catastrophe
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, medical school
Is relevant ?
Good Will Hunting
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, intellectual, dramatic, philosophical, sentimental, touching, serious, cerebral, inspirational, earnest, interesting, reflective, feel good, clever, intense, talky, captivating, uplifting, sincere, gloomy, motivational, compassionate, heartbreaking
Audience: date night
Plot: genius, mathematics, prodigy, character study, life philosophy, existentialism, harvard, teachers and students, rags to riches, complex characters, mathematician, university, professor, unlikely friendships, philosophy, psychology, life, destiny, human relationship, underdog, love, redemption, mentor, dedicated educator, coming of age, friendship, foul language, storytelling, dialogue driven, ambition, psychiatry, loneliness, honest, dialogue, childhood, love story, drinking, courage, relationships, writing, janitor, literature, hunting, idealism, happy ending, corruption, psychologist, human spirit, baseball, courtroom
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: harvard university, boston, usa
Is relevant ?
The Devil's Advocate
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 144 min.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, ambiguous ending, bleak, clever, surprise ending, tense, twist ending, twists and turns, serious, scary, suspense, cerebral, interesting, bad ending, intense, dramatic, enigmatic, surreal, entertaining, witty, talky, sinister, dark
Plot: lawyer, greed, devil, temptation, blind ambition, hotshot lawyer, mentor, law firm, deal with the devil, crooked lawyer, marital problem, lust, psychology, courtroom, ambition, supernatural, corruption, courtroom drama, twists & turns, guilt, plot twist, ethics, demons, secrets, murder, satan, bible, seduction, obsession, hallucination, paranoia, rise to the top, police investigation, religion, insanity, god, manipulation, justice, betrayal, first contact, morality, happy ending, catastrophe, storytelling, destiny, chase, conspiracy, dialogue, pact with the devil, marriage crisis
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, southern usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city, florida
Is relevant ?
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Style: dramatic, compassionate, bleak, psychological, tragicomedy, depressing, heartbreaking, emotional, realistic, touching, serious, cerebral, interesting, disturbing, talky, inspirational, earnest, dark humor, clever, intense, harsh, atmospheric, captivating, sincere, biting, witty, thought provoking, uplifting, motivational, surprise ending
Plot: mental institution, human spirit, fighting the system, freedom, troublemaker, friendship, character study, dehumanization, mental illness, doctors and patients, unlikely friendships, philosophy, shock treatment, escaped mental patient, main character dies, defiant, plan gone awry, sanity, character change, good versus evil, doctor patient relationship, rebellion, hospital, psychiatry, insanity, anti heroes, book, psychology, crazy, storytelling, manipulation, mentor, nurse, corruption, adaptation, redemption, sexualized violence, tragedy, depression, runaway, honest, twists & turns, violent, prison escape, drinking, violence, justice, wrongfully committed, female villain, confined
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: oregon
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
A Beautiful Mind
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Style: factual, realistic, touching, psychological, dramatic, captivating, cerebral, intellectual, gloomy, serious, inspirational, interesting, intense, suspense, earnest, clever, reflective, sincere, sentimental, enigmatic, atmospheric, emotional, motivational, compassionate
Plot: paranoid schizophrenia, schizophrenia, mathematics, paranoia, mathematician, genius, prodigy, mental illness, fighting illness, fictional reality, obsession, insanity, psychiatry, plot twist, nobel prize, life philosophy, imagination, existentialism, imaginary friend, harvard, conspiracy, life, storytelling, mentor, psychology, friendship, love, eccentricity, university, creativity, twists & turns, courage, inventions and discoveries, philosophy, love story, beautiful scenery, redemption, destiny, catastrophe, justice, loneliness, corruption, character study, gunfight, greed, delusion, misfit, love of one's life, intelligence, mentally unstable
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s, 1960s, 1990s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: usa, boston, campus, massachusetts, new jersey, stockholm sweden, washington d.c.
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 105K
Papillon
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country:
Duration: 151 min.
Style: bleak, inspirational, captivating, suspense, tense, psychological, realistic, serious, dramatic, harsh, interesting, compassionate, breathtaking, intense, brutal, talky, factual, cerebral, atmospheric, clever, emotional, rough, suspenseful, entertaining
Plot: human spirit, free spirit, prison escape, runaway, survival, friendship, unlikely friendships, destiny, character study, fighting the system, false accusation, life philosophy, prison life, hopes, escape attempt, life is a bitch, imprisonment, criminal heroes, life sentence, low lives, prison, adventure, brutality, freedom, rebellion, buddies, mentor, island, jungle, courage, justice, storytelling, indians, corruption, childhood, violent, adaptation, solitude, murder, book, idealism, brainwashing, psychology, loneliness, philosophy, redemption, greed, dialogue, revenge, gunfight
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: latin america, atlantic ocean
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 33K
9½ Weeks
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Style: erotic, sexy, psychological, romantic, sexual, serious, gloomy, realistic, scary, enigmatic, stylized, intense, melancholic, disturbing, reflective, suspense, interesting, bad ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sexuality, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, obsession, romance, bdsm, mysterious character, sexualized violence, love story, sexual obsession, destructive relationship, mentor, manipulation, psychology, love and romance, sexual desire, sex game, sexual awakening, sexual attraction, erotica, sex scene, pornography, relationships, sex, strong sexual content, voyeurism, urban, nudity (topless - notable), loneliness, male nudity, broker, prostitute, dialogue, vengeance, censorship, catastrophe, nudity (full frontal - brief), twists & turns, danger, police investigation, rape, fantasy world, betrayal, shopping, brutality, chase, art, culture clash, storytelling, first contact
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
Scent of a Woman
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 156 min.
Style: sentimental, realistic, dramatic, touching, inspirational, talky, psychological, serious, intense, captivating, interesting, melancholic, compassionate, emotional, earnest, clever, suspense, sad, enigmatic, atmospheric, gloomy, harsh
Plot: friendship, blindness, teaching the ways of the world, complex characters, human nature, mentor, human spirit, destiny, loneliness, unlikely friendships, change of heart, character study, life philosophy, blind character, morality, social relations, older man younger man relationship, disability, coming of age, drugs/alcohol, school, tango, thanksgiving, strong sexual content, depression, storytelling, dialogue, courage, redemption, drinking, corruption, life & death, ex military, courtroom, happy ending, student, childhood, justice, gangsters, runaway, preparatory school, colonel, prank, twists & turns, vengeance, life, relationships, blindness and impaired vision, boarding school, revenge
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, new england
Is relevant ?
Perfect Strangers
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Style: talky, psychological, thought provoking, captivating, dramatic, interesting, clever, intellectual, entertaining, melancholic, earnest, surprise ending
Plot: under the surface, character study, secrets, friendship, life philosophy, psychology, twists & turns, dialogue, relationships, existentialism, kids and family, betrayal, game, infidelity, husband wife relationship, family problems, dialogue driven, family secret, dinner party, best friends, unlikely friendships, mentor, cheating, runaway, drinking, greed, wine, moral ambiguity, destiny, organized crime, corruption, brutality, police investigation, manipulation, gangsters, classic car, gay, storytelling, life & death, honest, gangster, spelling bee, paranoia, redemption, catastrophe, ethnic conflict, idealism, justice, life, adaptation
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: new jersey
Is relevant ?

Choose "a movie to watch" by trailers from related films

Watch trailers from related movies and select your next film!
 7.5
 313K
Cloud Atlas
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA, Hong Kong, Singapore
Duration: 172 min.
Style: non-linear, philosophical, futuristic, atmospheric, intellectual, enigmatic, stylized, surreal, psychological, epic, serious, cerebral, offbeat, interesting, reflective, clever, inspirational, breathtaking, emotional, captivating, thought provoking, mind bending, intense
Plot: reincarnation, multiple storylines, life philosophy, human nature, destiny, existentialism, justice, karma, wisdom of life, human existence, good versus evil, sacrifice, life & death, greed, love story, dystopic future, redemption, love and romance, reunion, courage, survival, loneliness, storytelling, rebellion, drugs/alcohol, post apocalyptic, philosophy, clones, technology, imagination, slavery, beautiful scenery, adaptation, catastrophe, death, distopia, love, humanity, solitude, creativity, first contact, mentor, dialogue, island, parallel universe, apocalypse, utopia, cloning, fight scenes, fantasy world
Time: future, 19th century, 1930s, 30s, 70s, 20th century, 21st century, year 1975, year 1973, year 2012
Place: seoul, south korea, hawaii
Is relevant ?
 8.8
 351K
House
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Style: clever, realistic, serious, talky, cynical, psychological, biting, dark humor, witty, captivating, emotional, gloomy, rough, tense, sincere
Plot: hospital, medicine, treatment, doctor, doctors and patients, cure, medical profession, health, prodigy, surgery, misdiagnosed, snobbism, mastermind, teamwork, medical examination, workplace situations, riddles and clues, patient, loner, unconventional method, antisocial behavior, talented, intensive care, doctor patient relationship, verbal byplay, drugs/alcohol, against the rules, mystery, human nature, boss and employee, drug addiction, addiction, misanthropy, power relations, workplace, friendship, obsession, rebelliousness, pain, estrangement, danger, misfit, rebellion, life is a bitch, friends, anger, loneliness, undisciplined, infected, chief of staff
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new jersey, usa
Is relevant ?

TOP 5 movies for each similar tag

tense
tense movies
Gone Girl 2014
8.1
Shutter Island 2010
8.1
The Revenant 2015
8.0
The Departed 2006
8.5
Memento 2000
8.5
View all
obsession
obsession movies
Black Swan 2010
8.0
Whiplash 2014
8.5
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer 2006
7.5
The Great Gatsby 2013
7.3
Pawn Sacrifice 2014
7.0
View all
psychology
psychology movies
The Sixth Sense 1999
8.1
Shutter Island 2010
8.1
Lie to Me 2009
8.0
Black Swan 2010
8.0
Fight Club 1999
8.8
View all
atmospheric
atmospheric movies
The Revenant 2015
8.0
Requiem for a Dream 2000
8.3
Game of Thrones 2011
9.5
The Sixth Sense 1999
8.1
Life of Pi 2012
7.9
View all
disturbing
disturbing movies
Gone Girl 2014
8.1
Love Me If You Dare 2003
7.7
Killing Me Softly 2002
5.5
The Martian 2015
8.0
Fight Club 1999
8.8
View all
enigmatic
enigmatic movies
Gone Girl 2014
8.1
Fight Club 1999
8.8
The Grand Budapest Hotel 2014
8.1
Inception 2010
8.8
Vanilla Sky 2001
6.9
View all
interesting
interesting movies
Memento 2000
8.5
The Prestige 2006
8.5
Fight Club 1999
8.8
The Sixth Sense 1999
8.1
City of God 2002
8.6
View all
cerebral
cerebral movies
The Island 2006
8.0
Inception 2010
8.8
Fight Club 1999
8.8
The Matrix 1999
8.7
Interstellar 2014
8.6
View all