Anorexia Movies

List of the best movies about anorexia, selected by visitors to our site: To the Bone, I Feel Pretty, Abzurdah, Feed, God Help the Girl, My Skinny Sister, Vincent Wants to Sea, Body, The Road Within, Hunger.

In the top there are new films of 2018, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Markimdb: 6.8
CharactersDoctors, Artists, Ballerinas, Sisters, Artists
PlotAnorexia, Depression, Art
PlaceHospitals, Los Angeles
StyleHeavy, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing

A young woman dealing with anorexia meets an unconventional doctor who challenges her to face her condition and embrace life.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA, China
CharactersStrong women, Blonde girls, Models
PlotAnorexia, Obsession, Friendship, Breakup, Jealousy
StyleExciting, Light, For girls, Fascinating

A head injury causes a woman to develop an extraordinary amount of confidence and believe she's drop dead gorgeous.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genremelodrama, drama, biography
PlotLove, On real events, Anorexia, Obsession, Computers
StyleAction, Tense, Touching, Disturbing

A disenfranchised 16-year-old girl connects to an older man on the internet and after a brief one-sided affair descends into obsession and anorexia.

Markimdb: 6.2
CharactersFamily, Twins
PlotLove, Anorexia
PlaceHospitals, USA

Olivia and Matthew Grey, 18-year-old twins born into a world of privilege and high expectations. There are almost no boundaries between them - even their dreams are connected.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genremelodrama, drama, music
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersLifeguards, Friends
PlotAnorexia, Music, Friendship, Mental disorders, Depression
PlacePsychiatric hospitals, Scotland
StyleTo cry, Atmospheric, Touching, Serious

Eve is a catastrophe—low on self-esteem but high on fantasy, especially when it comes to music. Over the course of one Glasgow summer, she meets two similarly rootless souls: posh Cass and fastidious James, and together they form a group.

Markimdb: 6.7
CountrySweden, Germany
CharactersStrong women
PlotLove, Anorexia, Figure Skating, Mental disorders
StylePsychological problems, Soulful, Touching, Serious

Just as Stella enters the exciting world of adolescence she discovers that her big sister and role model Katja is hiding an eating disorder. The disease slowly tears the family apart. A story about jealousy, love and betrayal told with warmth, depth and laughter - on and off the ice.

Markimdb: 7
CharactersPsychologists, Friends, Losers, Partners
PlotCars, Anorexia, Friendship, Mental disorders, Bulimia
PlacePsychiatric hospitals, Germany

Vincent, a young man who suffers from Tourette's syndrome, has just lost his mother. His father, a successful politician, does not want to take care of him and therefore places him into a mental institution. He is put into a room with Alexander, a guy with a compulsive disorder, and is shown around by Marie, an anorectic girl.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersDogs, Investigators, Psychiatrists
PlotAnorexia, Supernatural, Holidays
TimeNew Year
StyleTo cry, Touching, Serious, Disturbing

A busy attorney, worried that his anorexic daughter Olga might try to harm herself, since she's still grieving over her recently deceased mother, sends her to see a psychiatrist, Anna, who's dealing with her own loss in an unusual way.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama, adventure
CharactersFriends, Losers, Psychiatrists
PlotTravel, Anorexia, Road adventures, Friendship, First love
StyleTo cry, Touching

A young man with Tourette's Syndrome embarks on a road trip with his recently-deceased mother's ashes.

Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror, action, thriller, crime
CharactersIndians, Cannibals, Scientists, Strangers
PlotOn real events, Survival, Anorexia, Death, Snow
PlaceNature, Mountains
StylePsychological problems, Light, Vital signs, Makes me think, Depressive

Five strangers face the unthinkable when they wake up and find themselves trapped. With no idea how they got there they frantically try to figure out how to escape. The disoriented group quickly realise the truth about their situation when they discover another room containing enough water to survive for 30 days… and a razor sharp surgical knife. The intention becomes quite clear. Whoever put them in this place wants to see just how long it will take before the hunger makes them commit unspeakable acts and cross a very deadly line.

Markimdb: 6.1
PlotDancing, Anorexia, Obsession

A young man must teach a woman to dance - at any cost.

Markimdb: 6.3
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersTeens, Disabled people
PlotAnorexia, Bulimia

Teenager Lexi Archer moves to Chicago with her newly divorced mother and befriends a popular girl at her new school, Jennifer. After Lexi's volleyball coach suggests that she lose weight, Jennifer reveals she is bulimic and the two girls decide to help each other, leading to disastrous consequences.

Markimdb: 5.8
PlotFamily life

A young man is torn between following in his brothers' footsteps or striking out on his own.

Markimdb: 5.5
PlotAnorexia, Bulimia

Meet the Hunters your typical all-American family: two committed parents and two lovely daughters. However, looks can be deceiving because this family is plagued by the nit-picking comments of an overzealous mother determined to keep her daughters thin. The results of this mother's tyranny is unimaginable. This movie really captures the dangers of eating disorders like no other. Based on the best-selling book of the same name.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, drama
PlotAnorexia, Depression, Internet
StyleTense, Touching, Serious, Disturbing

Follows the story of a group of high school teenagers and their parents as they attempt to navigate the many ways the internet has changed their relationships, their communication, their self-image, and their love lives.

Markimdb: 6.1
CharactersDogs, Teachers
PlotSurvival, Dancing, Basketball, Anorexia, Mental disorders
PlaceParty, USA
StyleFascinating, Gloomy, Touching, Serious

Laney is an attractive, intelligent suburban wife and devoted mother of two adorable children. She has the perfect husband who plays basketball with the kids in the driveway, a pristine house, and a shiny SUV for carting the children to their next activity. However, just beneath the façade lie depression and disillusionment that send her careening into a secret world of reckless compulsion. Only very real danger will force her to face the painful root of her destructiveness and its crumbling effect on those she loves.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genredrama, detective
PlotAnorexia, Friendship
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
StylePsychological problems, Fascinating, Touching, Serious

A woman turns her sister's belated birthday celebration into an intervention, but as events unfold, it becomes unclear which sibling needs the most help.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryVenezuela, Spain
PlotAnorexia, Death
StyleTo cry, Touching, Serious

The story of Diego, a young and successful photographer that lives in the glamorous world of fashion, shallowness and excess. A tragic accident turns his world around; his partner is now in a coma. Unexpectedly, and right at this terrible time, Diego must take care of his son, Armando. Now, both of them have to adapt to each other; Armando to the unknown, homosexual world of his father, and Diego to the closed attitude of his teenage son.

Markimdb: 4.5
Genrehorror, thriller, crime
PlotRevenge, Fight, Anorexia, Friendship, Death
PlaceCollege, Canada
StyleHeavy, Serious, Disturbing

When two friends open a Halloween fun house on Devil's Night it is all fun and games until their former sorority sisters begin to arrive. These six sisters are confronted by their past as the night spins out of control.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama, music, biography
PlotOn real events, Anorexia

Based on the true story of acclaimed music icon "Dalida" born in Cairo, who gained celebrity in the 50s, singing in French, Spanish, Arabic, Hebrew, German, Italian, playing in awarded Youssef Chahine's picture "Le Sixième Jour", and who later committed suicide in 1987 in Paris, after selling more than 130 million records worldwide.

Markimdb: 4.2
CountryFrance, Luxembourg, Belgium
PlotLove, On real events, Passion, Anorexia, Weapon
PlaceAircraft, France, Australia
StyleAction, By books, Explicit scenes, Serious

A banker strikes up a sadomasochistic relationship with a mistress.

Markimdb: 6.3
CountryItaly, Germany, France
CharactersMathematicians, Photographers
PlotAnorexia, Friendship, Loneliness, Snow
PlaceSchool, Mountains, Italy, Party
StyleTo cry, Soulful, By books, Serious

Prime numbers are divisible only by one and themselves. These numbers are solitary and incomprehensible to others. Alice and Mattia are both "prime", both haunted by the tragedies that have marked them in childhood: a skiing accident for Alice which has caused a defect in her leg, and the loss of his twin sister for Matthew.

Markimdb: 4.5
Genrethriller, comedy, drama
PlotLove, Anorexia, Investigation, Obsession, Breakup
PlaceKitchen, Canada
StylePsychological problems, Action, Fancy, Black humor, Disturbing

A strange and destructive relationship develops between a chef and her neighbor, a former child actress.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrethriller, drama
CountrySouth Korea
StyleDepressive, Serious

Eun-young is a woman cursed with great beauty. Wherever she goes, she gets unwanted admiration from men and jealousy from women. One day, one of her stalking admirer invades her place.