Dream Movies

List of the best movies about dreams, selected by visitors to our site: Quiet Comes the Dawn, Inception, Mara, Ruben Brandt, Collector, Don't Go, Nocturna, Trance, Clannad, Kid's Story, Proxy: A Slender Man Story.

In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Quiet Comes the Dawn (2019)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 4.3)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryRussia
Duration01:33
CharactersZombie
PlotLucid dreaming, Death, Dreams, Experiments, Apocalypse, Adventure, Dreams, Fear, Travel
StyleDisturbing, Tense

Female protagonist’s brother dies under mysterious circumstances. Extremely vivid nightmares begin to haunt her and she decides to turn to the Institute of somnology for help. Along with other patients, they are induced into a «collective lucid dream». But at the dawn, they will awake to a completely different reality that is more horrifying than any nightmare.

Inception (2010)
Mark9 (imdb: 8.8)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:28
CharactersScammers, Spy
PlotDreams, Lucid dreaming, Adventure, Fight, Chase, Skirmishes, Virtual Reality
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleWorth watching, Interesting, Exciting, Smart, Disturbing, Action, Philosophical

Cobb, a skilled thief who commits corporate espionage by infiltrating the subconscious of his targets is offered a chance to regain his old life as payment for a task considered to be impossible: "inception", the implantation of another person's idea into a target's subconscious.

Mara (2018)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 5.1)
Genrehorror, thriller, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:15
CharactersDemons, Psychologists
PlotInvestigation, Dreams, Supernatural, Death, Fear
StyleCreepy, Tense, Disturbing

Criminal psychologist Kate Fuller is assigned to the murder of a man who has seemingly been strangled in his sleep by his wife and the only witness is their eight-year-old daughter, Sophie. As Kate digs into the mystery of an ancient demon which kills people in their sleep, she experiences the same petrifying symptoms as all previous victims and spirals through a chilling nightmare to save herself and Sophie before she dares fall asleep again.

Ruben Brandt, Collector (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.5)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, cartoon, crime
CountryHungary
Duration01:29
CharactersCriminals, Psychologists, Thieves
PlotRobbery, Dreams, Art, Chase, Cars
PlaceTrains, Helicopters

Psychotherapist Ruben Brandt becomes the most wanted criminal in the world when he and four of his patients steal paintings from the world's most renowned museums and art collections.

Don't Go (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.2)
Genredetective
CountryRepublic of Ireland
CharactersFathers
PlotDeath, Dreams, Depression
PlaceBeach
StyleDisturbing

Devastated by his daughter's death in a terrible accident, Ben becomes convinced that he can bring her back through a recurring dream. But is it just a dream? Or is Ben losing his mind?

Nocturna (2007)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrefantasy, adventure, family, cartoon, detective
CountrySpain, France
Duration01:20
CharactersOrphans, Cats, Family, Heroes
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Dreams, Rivalry, Fear
TimeNight
StyleExciting

In the aging orphanage the days pass very uneventfully, but the nights are something quite different; at least for Tim they are. The light reflected from the stars is the only cure for his fear of the dark. One night this fear leads him to the orphanage rooftop. Where he discovers that his favorite star has disappeared, and unfortunately it´s not going to be the last one. Tim also discovers...

Trance (2013)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, France
Duration01:41
CharactersGangsters
PlotAdventure, Robbery, Abduction, Mystery, Dreams, Relationship, Lost memory
StyleAction, Unexpected ending, Smart

A violent gang enlists the help of a hypnotherapist in an attempt to locate a painting which somehow vanished in the middle of a heist.

Clannad (2007)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:34
CharactersTeens, Friends, Pupils, Students, Teachers, Musicians, Terminally ill
PlotLove, Magic, Depression, Dreams, Basketball, Soccer, Cars
PlaceSchool, Japan, Sea
StyleSoulful, Touching

Tomoya Okazaki is a third year high school student resentful of his life. His mother passed away from a car accident when he was younger, causing his father to resort to alcohol and cigarettes. This results in fights between the two until Tomoya's shoulder is injured in a fight. Since then, Tomoya has had distant relationships with his father, causing him to become a delinquent over time. While on a walk to school, he meets a strange girl named Nagisa Furukawa who is a year older, but is repeating due to illness. Due to this, she is often alone as most of her friends have moved on. The two begin hanging out and slowly, as time goes by, Tomoya finds his life shifting in a new direction. Anime based on a popular visual novel game.

Kid's Story (2003)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrefantastic, cartoon, short
CountryUSA
Duration00:10
CharactersTeens
PlotInternet, Dreams, Cheating

A high school student is haunted by thoughts of "The Matrix" and a person named "Neo". Part of the Animatrix collection of animated shorts set in the Matrix universe.

Proxy: A Slender Man Story (2012)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrehorror, short
CountryUSA
Duration00:09
CharactersMonsters
PlotDreams, Fear
PlaceForest

Vince sees things he shouldn't.

Hulk: Where Monsters Dwell (2016)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, cartoon
CountryUSA
CharactersSuperhero, Monsters, Demons
PlotTime travel, Dreams

This All Hallows’ Eve, Nightmare is bent on conquering our waking world by crossing through the Dream Dimension, and converting each dreamer into a monster. Can Dr. Strange, Hulk and the Howling Commandos hold the line and put an end to his nefarious scheme?

Napping Princess (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrefantasy, drama, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:44
CharactersWizards, Princesses, Kings
PlotLove, Magic, Dreams, Dreams
PlaceJapan, Trains

Japan, 2020, a few days before the opening of the Tokyo Olympics. Although she should be studying for her final exams, Kokone, a schoolgirl who lives in a small town with her widowed father, a mysterious and talented mechanic, falls asleep often, anywhere, anytime, entering, over and over, a dream-world where a squad of fantastic motorized contraptions fights against magic, a world close to reality where she will find out the keys of her true past.

On Body and Soul (2017)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama
CountryHungary
Duration02:11
CharactersFriends, Disabled people, Psychologists, Deer, Autistic
PlotLove, Dreams, Snow

Two introverted people find out by pure chance that they share the same dream every night. They are puzzled, incredulous, a bit frightened. As they hesitantly accept this strange coincidence, they try to recreate in broad daylight what happens in their dream.

The Sandman (2017)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
CharactersKillers, Family, Friends, Fathers, Foster children, Monsters
PlotDreams, Telekinesis, Experiments
StyleTense, Disturbing

A monster from a little girl's nightmares comes to life and attacks anyone who would harm her.

The Shadow Effect (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 4.2)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:49
CharactersDoctors, Snipers, Bodyguards, Scientists, Tough guys, Warriors
PlotDreams, Lost memory, Death, Sects, Radio, Cheating
PlaceTrains, Hotels, Yachts
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense

A young man's life is turned upside down when his violent dreams begin to blend with reality.

Muse (2017)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
CountrySpain, Republic of Ireland, Belgium, France
Duration01:42
PlotDreams, Supernatural, Death, Adventure, Investigation
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleAction, Depressive, Disturbing, Tense

Samuel Salomon, a literature professor, has been off work for almost a year after the tragic death of his girlfriend. Samuel has been suffering from a recurring nightmare in which a woman is brutally murdered in a strange ritual. Suddenly, the same woman who appears every night in his dreams is found dead in exactly the same circumstances. Samuel sneaks into the crime scene and there he meets Rachel who has also dreamed about the murder. Together, they will do whatever they can to discover the identity of the mystery woman, entering a terrifying world controlled by the figures who have inspired artists throughout time: the Muses.




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