Movies about memories

Movies about memories
List of the best films about memories according to the audience: Offering to the Storm, Time Is Up, Total Recall, Blade Runner, The Platform, Don't Look Back, Faces in the Crowd, Apartment 18, The Mortuary Collection, Reminiscence.

In the top there are new films of 2022, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrethriller, crime
CountrySpain, Germany
CharactersSerial killers
PlotInvestigation, Mystery
PlaceForest, Spain
StyleTense, Serious, Disturbing

Inspector Amaia Salazar confronts the origins of her nightmares as she unfolds the darkest secrets of the Baztan valley. Part 3 in the Baztan Trilogy.

Markimdb: 4.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryItaly
PlotLove, Love triangle, Lost memory

Vivien, an accomplished student with a passion for physics, and Roy, a troubled young man, are involved in an accident that forces them to reclaim their lives one minute at the time.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:58
CharactersSpy, Cyborgs
PlotConspiracies, Lost memory
PlaceSpace, Mars, USA
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleExciting, Heavy, Cyberpunk, Serious, For men

Welcome to Rekall, the company that can turn your dreams into real memories. For a factory worker named Douglas Quaid, even though he's got a beautiful wife who he loves, the mind-trip sounds like the perfect vacation from his frustrating life - real memories of life as a super-spy might be just what he needs. But when the procedure goes horribly wrong, Quaid becomes a hunted man. Finding himself on the run from the police - controlled by Chancellor Cohaagen, the leader of the free world - Quaid teams up with a rebel fighter to find the head of the underground resistance and stop Cohaagen. The line between fantasy and reality gets blurred and the fate of his world hangs in the balance as Quaid discovers his true identity, his true love, and his true fate.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genrefantastic, thriller, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:57
CharactersRobots, Police, Cyborgs, Hunters, Detectives
PlotArtificial Intelligence, The escape, Death
PlaceLos Angeles
TimeFuture, Dark ones
StyleDystopian, Philosophical, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Heavy

In the smog-choked dystopian Los Angeles of 2019, blade runner Rick Deckard is called out of retirement to terminate a quartet of replicants who have escaped to Earth seeking their creator for a way to extend their short life spans.

Markimdb: 7
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountrySpain
CharactersCannibals
PlotSurvival, Revolution, Recurring day, Cold, Hunger
PlacePrison, Kitchen
TimeFuture
StylePhilosophical, Deep Meaning, Tense, Gloomy, Makes me think

A mysterious place, an indescribable prison, a deep hole. An unknown number of levels. Two inmates living on each level. A descending platform containing food for all of them. An inhuman fight for survival, but also an opportunity for solidarity.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrethriller, drama
CountryFrance, Italy, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration01:51
CharactersPhotographers
PlotObsession, Supernatural, Mystery, Lost memory
PlaceItaly, France
StylePsychological problems, Atmospheric, Tense, Fancy, Serious

Panic attacks and memory loss signal the plight of a writer whose body is inexplicably being taken over by another woman.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller, drama
CountryCanada, France
Duration01:43
CharactersSerial killers, Teachers
PlotLove, Dancing, Cars, Jealousy, Fear
PlaceShips
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Serious, Disturbing

A horror-thriller centered on a woman living with "face-blindness" after surviving a serial killer's attack. As she lives with her condition, one in which facial features change each time she loses sight of them, the killer closes in.

Markimdb: 4.5
Genrehorror, detective
CountryRussia
Duration01:32
CharactersDemons
PlotRevenge, Supernatural, Hunting, Ghosts

Sveta and Maxim, a happy newlyweds, are moving to their hew apartment only to discover that there is something mysterious and wrong about their new building.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrehorror, horror, fantasy, comedy
CountryUSA
CharactersSerial killers, Teens, Demons, Killers, Blonde girls
PlotSupernatural, Fate, Scary stories, Justice, Funeral
PlaceSmall cities
TimeDark ones
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense, Black humor, Creepy, Depressive

In the phantasmagorical town of Raven's End, a misguided young girl takes refuge in a decrepit old mortuary. The eccentric undertaker chronicles the strange history of the town through a series of twisted tales, each more terrifying than the last, but the young girl's world is unhinged when she discovers that the final story... is her own.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrefantastic, thriller, melodrama, detective
CountryUSA
PlotInvestigation, Skirmishes, Fight, Flooding, Cheating
TimeFuture
StylePhilosophical, Tense, Makes me think

Nicolas Bannister, a rugged and solitary veteran living in a near-future Miami flooded by rising seas, is an expert in a dangerous occupation: he offers clients the chance to relive any memory they desire. His life changes when he meets a mysterious young woman named Mae. What begins as a simple matter of lost and found becomes a passionate love affair. But when a different client's memories implicate Mae in a series of violent crimes, Bannister must delve through the dark world of the past to uncover the truth about the woman he fell for.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryUSA
PlotInvestigation, Aviation, Revenge, Wedding, Supernatural
PlaceSchool

After losing his wife and his memory in a car accident, a single father undergoes an experimental treatment that causes him to question who he really is.

Markimdb: 8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, documentary, short, biography
CountryUSA

Johnny Galecki and Kaley Cuoco share backstage secrets and personal memories, reveal their favorite moments playing their roles and remember some of the most memorable stories, while visiting the iconic sets of this beloved series.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama
CountryCanada, USA
Duration01:38
CharactersHackers, Programmers, Heroes, Cyborgs
PlotVirtual Reality, Viruses, Mystery, Saving the World, Lost memory
TimeFuture
StyleDystopian, Cyberpunk, Depressive, Disturbing

A data courier, literally carrying a data package inside his head, must deliver it before he dies from the burden or is killed by the Yakuza. In a dystopian 2021, Johnny (Keanu Reeves) is a data trafficker who has an implant that allows him to securely store data too sensitive for regular computer networks. On one delivery run, he accepts a package that not only exceeds the implant's safety limits - and will kill him if the data is not removed in time - but also contains information far more important and valuable than he had ever imagined. On a race against time, he must avoid the assassins sent to kill him and remove the data before it, too, ends his life.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:32
CharactersMusicians, Astronomers
PlaceSpace, Parallel worlds
StylePhilosophical, Gloomy, Makes me think, Touching, Serious

On the night of the discovery of a duplicate Earth in the Solar system, an ambitious young student and an accomplished composer cross paths in a tragic accident.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, France
Duration01:41
CharactersGangsters
PlotRobbery, Adventure, Puzzles, Abduction, Relationship
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Action, Twisted plot, 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.

Markimdb: 7
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, melodrama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
CharactersAliens, Soldier
PlotLove, Survival, Apocalypse, Adventure, Alien invasion
PlaceSpace, Spaceships
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleDystopian, Epic, Cyberpunk

Jack Harper is one of the last few drone repairmen stationed on Earth. Part of a massive operation to extract vital resources after decades of war with a terrifying threat known as the Scavs, Jack’s mission is nearly complete. His existence is brought crashing down when he rescues a beautiful stranger from a downed spacecraft. Her arrival triggers a chain of events that forces him to question everything he knows and puts the fate of humanity in his hands.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, detective
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:59
CharactersInventors
PlotTime travel, Time machine, Money, Investigation, Pursuit
TimeFuture
StyleExciting, Twisted plot, Tense, Cyberpunk, Serious

Michael Jennings is a genius who's hired – and paid handsomely – by high-tech firms to work on highly sensitive projects, after which his short-term memory is erased so he's incapable of breaching security. But at the end of a three-year job, he's told he isn't getting a paycheck and instead receives a mysterious envelope. In it are clues he must piece together to find out why he wasn't paid – and why he's now in hot water.

Markimdb: 8.3
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:48
CharactersDoctors
PlotLove, Time travel, Puzzles, Depression, Jealousy
PlaceTrains, USA, Office
StylePopular, Romantic, Exciting, Psychological problems, Mind-altering

Joel Barish, heartbroken that his girlfriend underwent a procedure to erase him from her memory, decides to do the same. However, as he watches his memories of her fade away, he realises that he still loves her, and may be too late to correct his mistake.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersDogs, Musicians, Photographers
PlotLove, Viruses, True love, Lost memory
StyleFascinating

Imagine waking up in a world where a pandemic has broken out, which strikes with no rhyme or reason, and causes its victims to lose their memories. Imagine waking up and not remembering the person you love. This is the world that newlyweds Emma and Jude find themselves in, not long after meeting and falling in love. When Jude contracts the disease, the young couple will do anything to hold onto the memory of their love. But how do you build a future when you keep having to rebuild the past?

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryPoland, USA
PlotLost memory
PlaceBunker
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StylePsychological problems, Action, Atmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

After a global neurological epidemic, those who remain search for meaning and connection in a world without memory. Five interwoven stories each explore a different facet of life without memory in a future that has no past.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantasy, drama, musical, adventure
CountryCanada, Finland
Duration01:26
CharactersDogs, Soldier, Poets, Pianists, Orphans
PlotMagic, Cars, Music, Money, Weapon
PlaceAircraft, Metro, Hospitals, Railway, Night Clubs
StylePsychological problems, Serious

Imaginaerum tells the story of an elderly composer, Tom, who suffers from severe dementia. As he has had the disease for years and has regressed into childhood, he remembers practically nothing from his adult life. His music, friends, all his past including the memory of his daughter are a blur in his fragile mind. All he has left is the imagination of a ten year old boy. As he drifts away into coma, it seems impossible to get back what he has lost. Or is it?

Markimdb: 8.2
Genremelodrama, drama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:15
CharactersSpy, Geniuses, Mathematicians, Scientists, Terminally ill
PlotLove, On real events, Puzzles, Obsession, Mental disorders
PlaceUSA
StyleInteresting, Psychological problems, Mind-altering, Twisted plot, Inspirational

At Princeton University, John Nash struggles to make a worthwhile contribution to serve as his legacy to the world of mathematics. He finally makes a revolutionary breakthrough that will eventually earn him the Nobel Prize. After graduate school he turns to teaching, becoming romantically involved with his student Alicia. Meanwhile the government asks his help with breaking Soviet codes, which soon gets him involved in a terrifying conspiracy plot. Nash grows more and more paranoid until a discovery that turns his entire world upside down. Now it is only with Alicia's help that he will be able to recover his mental strength and regain his status as the great mathematician we know him as today..

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:30
PlotTime travel, Investigation, Supernatural, Chase, Mystery
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Atmospheric, Tense, Serious

Simon Cable wakes up in a hospital bed, confused and disoriented. He soon discovers from doctors that he has amnesia and is unable to remember the last two years of his life. Cable investigates what has happened to him and slowly pieces together his enigmatic past.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genredrama
CountrySpain, France
Duration01:26
CharactersGay, Artists, Actors, Poor, Directors
PlotDancing, Fight, Loneliness, First love, Depression
PlaceVillage, School
StylePsychological problems, Soulful, Fascinating, Touching

Salvador Mallo, a filmmaker in the twilight of his career, remembers his life: his mother, his lovers, the actors he worked with. The sixties in a small village in Valencia, the eighties in Madrid, the present, when he feels an immeasurable emptiness, facing his mortality, the incapability of continuing filming, the impossibility of separating creation from his own life. The need of narrating his past can be his salvation.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:46
CharactersFamily
PlotRevenge, Life, Cheating, Family life, Lost memory
PlaceYachts
StyleLight, To cry, Cute, Touching

Heiress, Joanna Stayton hires carpenter, Dean Proffitt to build a closet on her yacht -- and refuses to pay him for the project when it's done. But after Joanna accidentally falls overboard and loses her memory, Dean sees an opportunity to get even.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantastic, drama, detective
CountryGermany, USA
Duration02:00
CharactersAliens, Scientists, Psychiatrists
PlotInvestigation, Friendship, Hypnosis
PlacePsychiatric hospitals, USA
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Mind-altering, Atmospheric, Smart

Prot is a patient at a mental hospital who claims to be from a far away Planet. His psychiatrist tries to help him, only to begin to doubt his own explanations.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA, Thailand
Duration01:36
CharactersPolice, Friends, Girlfriends
PlotFight, Wedding, Investigation, Bachelor party, Chase
PlaceParty, Hotels, USA, Casino, New York
StyleFor a group of friends

When three friends finally come to after a raucous night of bachelor-party revelry, they find a baby in the closet and a tiger in the bathroom. But they can't seem to locate their best friend, Doug – who's supposed to be tying the knot. Launching a frantic search for Doug, the trio perseveres through a nasty hangover to try to make it to the church on time.

Markimdb: 5.5
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:54
CharactersSuperhero, Aliens, Monsters, Lifeguards, Heroes
PlotAdventure, Superpowers, Supernatural, Saving the World
PlaceSpace
StyleExciting, By comics, Serious, For men, Disturbing

For centuries, a small but powerful force of warriors called the Green Lantern Corps has sworn to keep intergalactic order. Each Green Lantern wears a ring that grants him superpowers. But when a new enemy called Parallax threatens to destroy the balance of power in the Universe, their fate and the fate of Earth lie in the hands of the first human ever recruited.

Markimdb: 8.8
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:28
CharactersHackers, Spy, Scammers
PlotAdventure, Puzzles, Skirmishes, Fight, Virtual Reality
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleInteresting, Popular, Exciting, Psychological problems, Action

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.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:36
PlotLove, Lost memory
StyleTouching

A lonely, down-on-her-luck waitress meets a handsome, quirky jewelry store clerk and thinks that maybe, finally, she's met Mr. Right. The more Molly (Alexis Bledel) gets to know Gus (Zachary Levi), the more she's intrigued by him. But she's also mystified. Gus is absent-minded, preoccupied. Is he hiding something? The short answer is: yes. He's reluctant to share with her that since suffering a brain aneurysm, he's totally lost his short-term memory. Every day is a brand new day, his life starts anew. Every day he sees Molly he struggles to remember who she is and what she represents. Every day, he has to fall in love with her all over again.





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