|Plot||Mental disorders, Music|
|Style||Touching, Soulful, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating|
When an acclaimed music producer goes off his medication for schizophrenia, his friends chase him though the LA music scene to help commit him to a psychiatric hospital, revealing the troubling inadequacies of the mental health care system.
|Mark||7.4 (imdb: 6.7)|
|Genre||fantastic, thriller, drama|
|Plot||Experiments, Rivalry, Investigation, Supernatural, Superpowers, Mental disorders|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Action|
In a series of escalating encounters, security guard David Dunn uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb, a disturbed man who has twenty-four personalities. Meanwhile, the shadowy presence of Elijah Price emerges as an orchestrator who holds secrets critical to both men.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Plot||Investigation, Lost memory|
An investigative reporter Nellie Bly, who’s on a mission to expose the deplorable conditions and mistreatment of patients at the notorious Women’s Lunatic Asylum, and feigns mental illness in order to be institutionalized to report from the inside. The movie is an account of actual events surrounding Nellie’s stay beginning after she has undergone treatment, leaving her with no recollection of how she came to the asylum or her real identity.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 3.7)|
|Plot||Mystery, Survival, Survival, Fear|
|Style||Tense, Disturbing, Unexpected ending, Heavy, Fascinating, Creepy|
Welcome to Paranoia, the ultimate escape game. Rule #1: Nothing is real. Rule #2: One of you will die. Lucas and Chloe, two passionate gamers, decide to participate to Paranoia, a very exclusive escape game. After solving a first riddle, they make it to the location of the finale in an abandoned mental hospital, lost in a frightening forest. There, four other participants are waiting on them. They soon realize that only one of them will get out of there alive.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Plot||Internet, Ghosts, Fear|
An internet broadcaster recruits a handful of people for their 'experience the horror' show at Gonjiam Psychiatric Hospital, a place selected as one of the '7 freakiest places on the planet'. They are to explore the haunted asylum and stream it live on their online show.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 6.4)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, detective|
|Plot||Mental disorders, Fear, Obsession, Jealousy, Depression, Pursuit, Loneliness|
|Style||Disturbing, Tense, Unexpected ending|
A woman is involuntarily committed to a mental institution where she is confronted by her greatest fear.
|Mark||6.2 (imdb: 5.1)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, detective|
|Country||Spain, Argentina, Uruguay|
|Plot||Ghosts, Death, Experiments|
|Style||Heavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing|
In an abandoned psychiatric hospital, a theatre group experiments with insomnia for the preparation of a stage play. With the passage of days without sleep, they reach new thresholds of perception that expose them to the secrets of the place and the energies that inhabit it. When Bianca, a young, promising actress, joins the cast, competing for the lead role, she must survive not only the intensity of the work and her cast mates, but the unknown force that is pulling them towards a tragic outcome.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 6.9)|
|Characters||Gay, Teens, Artists, Writers|
|Plot||Religious, Computers, Basketball, Art, On real events|
|Place||Psychiatric hospitals, Hotels, Party, College|
Jared, the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, is outed to his parents at age 19. Jared is faced with an ultimatum: attend a gay conversion therapy program – or be permanently exiled and shunned by his family, friends, and faith.
|Country||United Kingdom, India, USA|
|Place||India, Psychiatric hospitals|
London-raised Ronnie returns to his home in India to discover his mother Suleka has died in mysterious circumstances. As he uncovers a series of similar past murders, Ronnie's own inner-darkness come to light.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 6.5)|
|Characters||Maniacs, Killers, Serial killers, Dogs, Students, Teachers|
|Plot||Death, Survival, Dancing, Money|
|Place||School, Party, Prison, Psychiatric hospitals|
|Style||Creepy, Heavy, Disturbing, Unexpected ending|
Laurie Strode comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago.
|Genre||melodrama, drama, biography|
|Characters||Psychologists, Single mothers, Babies|
|Place||Trains, France, Beach, Psychiatric hospitals|
Spans the period from 1958 to the present day and tells the story of an unconditional love between a mother and her daughter which is endangered by an unsteady and manipulative father.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 4.6)|
|Plot||Time travel, Dancing, Missing people, Mental disorders, Ghosts|
|Style||Heavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing|
Four friends break into an abandoned insane asylum in search of a death certificate which will grant one of them a large inheritance. However, finding it soon becomes the least of their worries in a place haunted by dark memories.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 5.2)|
|Characters||Revived toys, Gay|
Confined to an asylum for the criminally insane for the past four years, Nica Pierce is erroneously convinced that she, not Chucky, murdered her entire family. But when her psychiatrist introduces a new therapeutic “tool” to facilitate his patients’ group sessions — an all-too-familiar “Good Guy” doll with an innocently smiling face — a string of grisly deaths begins to plague the asylum, and Nica starts to wonder if maybe she isn’t crazy after all. Meanwhile, Andy Barclay, Chucky’s now all-grown-up nemesis from the first three Child’s Plays, races to Nica’s aid. But to save her he’ll have to get past Tiffany, Chucky’s long-ago bride, who will do anything, no matter how deadly or depraved, to help her beloved evil devilish doll.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, detective|
|Plot||Death, Hatred, Snow, Mental disorders, Cars|
|Place||Aircraft, Mountains, Psychiatric hospitals|
Accused of killing his brother during adolescence, Salvador lives alone in the middle of Patagonia. Several decades later, his brother Marcos and his sister-in-law Laura, come to convince him to sell the lands they share by inheritance.
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama|
In 19th century Baltimore, Isabel Porter, a girl stricken with grief from her parents' untimely death, voluntarily checks herself into the Rosewood Institute. Subjected to bizarre and increasingly violent pseudo-scientific experiments in personality modification, brainwashing and mind control, she must escape the clutches of the Rosewood and exact her revenge, or else be forever lost.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 5)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, crime|
|Characters||Teens, Monsters, Police, Nurses, Serial killers, Sheriffs, Cannibals|
|Plot||Adventure, Travel, Mystery, Mystery, The escape, Survival, Death, Radio, Fear|
|Place||Forest, USA, Psychiatric hospitals|
|Style||Tense, Heavy, Depressive|
A young nurse is kidnapped by a group of violent teens who escape from a mental hospital and take her on the road trip from hell. Pursued by an equally deranged lawman out for revenge, one of the teens is destined for tragedy and horrors that will destroy his mind, moulding him into a monster named Leatherface.
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Doctors, Family, Demons, Old man|
|Plot||Supernatural, Computers, Experiments|
|Place||England, USA, Laboratory, Psychiatric hospitals|
|Style||Exciting, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating|
A sleep doctor tries to protect a family from a demon that feeds on people in their nightmares.
|Mark||6.4 (imdb: 5)|
|Characters||Vampire, Witch, Sisters, Zombie, Demons, Serial killers|
|Plot||Death, Weapon, Snow, Ghosts, Witchcraft, Gambling|
The film centers on Dr. Marcus, a renowned psychiatrist who has selected 6 severe mentally ill and dangerous patients from the Spring Valley Mental Hospital to interview as part of research for his new book. As Dr. Marcus interviews each patient, one by one the horrors they have committed begin to unfold. However, Dr. Marcus soon learns that there is one patient who ties them all together - Patient Seven.
|Mark||4 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, biography|
|Country||Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, France|
|Characters||Killers, Lesbians, Strong women, Criminals|
|Plot||Death, Dancing, Depression, Loneliness, On real events|
|Place||Prison, Psychiatric hospitals, Court|
Olga is a complex young woman desperate to break free from her unfeeling family and social conventions. With her Louise Brooks-like tomboyish looks she drags herself, chain-smoking, from one job to another until she appears to find her niche as a truck driver. Although she has female lovers she does not form a bond with any of them; instead she clashes, time and again, venting herself in wordless emotional outbursts and other behavioural extremes.
|Genre||melodrama, drama, crime|
|Place||Los Angeles, USA, Psychiatric hospitals|
Karen and Jack met in a mental hospital and fell in love. They set out to follow what Jack thinks is his destiny: killing Elvis Presley.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Plot||Ghosts, Supernatural, Depression, Mental disorders|
|Place||School, Psychiatric hospitals|
When Rebecca left home, she thought she left her childhood fears behind. Growing up, she was never really sure of what was and wasn’t real when the lights went out…and now her little brother, Martin, is experiencing the same unexplained and terrifying events that had once tested her sanity and threatened her safety. A frightening entity with a mysterious attachment to their mother, Sophie, has reemerged.
|Mark||5.8 (imdb: 6.7)|
|Country||Republic of Ireland|
|Plot||Motorcycles, Fate, False accusations, Obsession, Mental disorders|
|Place||Ireland, Psychiatric hospitals|
The hidden memoir of an elderly woman confined to a mental hospital reveals the history of her passionate yet tortured life, and of the religious and political upheavals in Ireland during the 1920s and 30s.
|Genre||drama, biography, history|
|Characters||Emperors, Spy, Terminally ill|
|Place||School, Japan, Korea, Psychiatric hospitals|
Under the oppressive Japanese colonial rule, Deok-hye, the last Princess of the declining Joseon Dynasty, is forced to move to Japan. She spends her days missing home, while struggling to maintain dignity as a princess. After a series of failed tries, Deok-hye makes her final attempt to return home with help of her childhood sweetheart, Jang-han.
|Genre||comedy, drama, biography|
|Characters||Family, Losers, Friends, Pianists, Bikers, Nuns, Poor, Writers|
|Plot||Love, Cars, Death, Loneliness, Motorcycles, On real events|
|Place||England, London, Psychiatric hospitals|
The true story of the relationship between Alan Bennett and the singular Miss Shepherd, a woman of uncertain origins who ‘temporarily’ parked her van in Bennett’s London driveway and proceeded to live there for 15 years.
|Style||Disturbing, Action, Creepy, Tense|
Taking place years after The Haunting of Molly Hartley, who now, as an adult, has fallen under the possession of an evil spirit and must be exorcised by a fallen priest before the devil completely takes her.
|Characters||Sisters, Cannibals, Cooks|
Six of the worlds scariest psychopaths escape from a local Asylum and proceed to unleash terror on the unsuspecting crowd of a Halloween Funhouse whose themed mazes are inspired by their various reigns of terror.
|Mark||9.2 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Characters||Maniacs, Killers, Doctors|
|Plot||Love, Obsession, Mental disorders|
|Place||Psychiatric hospitals, Hospitals, England|
|Style||Atmospheric, Gothic, Action, Tense, Disturbing|
A Harvard Medical School graduate takes a position at a mental institution and soon becomes obsessed with a female mental patient, but he has no idea of a recent and horrifying staffing change.
|Mark||5 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Plot||Investigation, Missing people|
|Style||Action, Disturbing, Makes me think|
A psychiatrist is drawn into a complex mind game when he questions a disturbed patient about the disappearance of a colleague.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.5)|
|Genre||action, thriller, cartoon, crime|
|Plot||Revenge, Justice, Pursuit|
|Style||Exciting, For men|
Based on the hit video game series, Batman must find a bomb planted by the Joker while dealing with a mysterious team of villains called, The Suicide Squad.
|Mark||5 (imdb: 5.6)|
|Characters||Actors, Dogs, Cats, Lesbians, Teachers, Geniuses|
Following a breakdown and suicide attempt, an aging actor becomes involved with a much younger woman but soon finds that it's difficult to keep pace with her.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 4.5)|
|Plot||Ghosts, Wiji board, Supernatural, Cheating, Fear|
A group of friends must confront their most terrifying fears when they awaken the dark powers of an ancient spirit board.
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 2.6)|
|Place||Psychiatric hospitals, New York|
Lisa Templeton begins a new job as a cleaner at High Hopes Hospital, a mental institution in Amityville, Long Island. Initially delighted to get the job, Lisa soon realises that all is not as it seems. Intimidated by staff and the psychotic ramblings of the patients, she is further unnerved by apparent supernatural occurrences on the night shift. To preserve her sanity Lisa must uncover the mysterious history of the institution and it's inmates. But the truth is far more terrifying than she could ever imagine.
|Characters||Priests, Cats, Psychologists|
|Place||Psychiatric hospitals, Prison|
Helen, a priest, is approached by scientist Lisbeth with a desperate plea for help. A young man, who has been sent to a high security psychiatric ward after having killed an old couple, has attempted suicide while rambling about God. Having been part of an experiment attempting to humanize inmates by assigning them pets, the young man has suddenly gone ballistic. Fearing that he will attempt suicide again priest and scientist must now confront their mutual animosities while trying to grasp the truth. In a race against time the two women begin a shocking journey deeper and deeper into the sick mind of a young man's soul.
|Mark||3 (imdb: 4.9)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, thriller|
|Plot||Telekinesis, Supernatural, Superpowers|
Patrick lays comatose in a small private hospital, his only action being his involuntary spitting. When a pretty young nurse, just separated from her husband, begins work at the hospital, she senses that Patrick is communicating with her, and he seems to be using his psychic powers to manipulate events in her life.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Plot||Cars, Depression, Investigation, Mystery, Obsession, Mental disorders, Cheating|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Smart, Action, Tense, Fascinating|
A woman turns to prescription medication as a way of handling her anxiety concerning her husband's upcoming release from prison.
|Plot||Obsession, Art, Mental disorders, On real events|
|Place||France, Psychiatric hospitals|
|Style||Soulful, Fascinating, Gloomy|
Winter, 1915. Confined by her family to an asylum in the South of France - where she will never sculpt again - the chronicle of Camille Claudel's reclusive life, as she waits for a visit from her brother, Paul Claudel.
|Genre||horror, thriller, fantasy, detective|
|Country||Spain, France, Portugal|
Set in Catalonia, Painless weaves two stories: in one, starting during the Spanish Civil War and running through to the '60s, an asylum attempts to rehabilitate children who feel no pain, by teaching them physical suffering. In the second, in the present time, a brilliant neurosurgeon who needs a bone marrow transplant, discovers this dark past when he searches for his biological parents.
|Mark||6 (imdb: 4.9)|
|Characters||Dogs, Cats, Partners|
|Plot||Supernatural, Mental disorders, Superpowers|
|Place||Psychiatric hospitals, Alaska|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Action, Disturbing|
Just as David and Freja arrive at their newly bought country house close to the Cliffs of Møn the harmony is disturbed by an inexplicably suicide. When David realizes that their new craftsman Roar is linked to the person who fell of the cliff he starts being suspicious. David is also certain that Roar is hitting on Freja. She denies this and all Davids theories. David joins forces with the widow Veronica to solve the case and prove to Freja that he is right. But the closer he gets the truth the further away he gets from Freja. David has to risk everything to unveil circumstances that go far beyond his imagination...
|Mark||10 (imdb: 3.2)|
|Plot||Supernatural, Mental disorders, Ghosts, On real events|
In October 2009, the filmmakers went into an abandoned psychiatric hospital to explore the 'haunted' institution, famous for its radical treatment of patients with mental illness. Electroshock, insulin therapy, and lobotomies were commonplace. Once inside, the filmmakers quickly discovered that they were not alone.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, melodrama|
|Characters||Witch, Vampire, Wizards, Werewolf|
|Plot||Magic, Mystery, Revenge, Supernatural, Curses, Ghosts|
|Place||Estate, Castle, Psychiatric hospitals, Small cities|
Vampire Barnabas Collins is inadvertently freed from his tomb and emerges into the very changed world of 1972. He returns to Collinwood Manor to find that his once-grand estate and family have fallen into ruin.
|Mark||4.8 (imdb: 4.2)|
|Plot||Investigation, Supernatural, Death|
|Place||Italy, USA, Psychiatric hospitals|
In Italy, a woman becomes involved in a series of unauthorized exorcisms during her mission to discover what happened to her mother, who allegedly murdered three people during her own exorcism.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 5.7)|
|Plot||Depression, Missing people, Travel|
|Place||Mansions, Beach, Psychiatric hospitals|
A story of a man who fakes his own death and assumes a new identity in order to escape his life, who then moves in with a woman who is also trying to leave her past behind.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 6)|
|Genre||action, fantasy, adventure|
|Plot||Adventure, Martial Arts, Survival|
A young girl is institutionalized by her abusive stepfather. Retreating to an alternative reality as a coping strategy, she envisions a plan which will help her escape from the mental facility.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 6.1)|
A crew from a paranormal reality television show lock themselves in a haunted psychiatric hospital. They search for evidence of paranormal activity as they shoot what ends up becoming their final episode.
|Country||USA, France, Belgium|
|Plot||Survival, Mental disorders|
|Style||Action, Heavy, Disturbing|
A group of cooks at an asylum for the criminally insane get locked in with the inmates during a massive thunderstorm
|Mark||10 (imdb: 5.1)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Place||New York, Psychiatric hospitals|
|Style||Action, Depressive, Heavy, Disturbing, Unexpected ending|
A rookie cop is assigned to the 118 Precinct in the same district where he grew up. The Precinct Captain starts receiving letters about two unsolved murders that happened many years ago in the housing projects when the rookie cop was just a kid. These letters bring back bad memories and old secrets that begin to threaten his career and break up his family.
|Place||Forest, Psychiatric hospitals, Germany|
|Style||Touching, Heavy, Gloomy|
Two misfit males, one man-child, one boy, find each other, building a small cabin in the woods to create a new life. Their daily struggle for survival creates a strong bond between them until the hut is destroyed and one of the boys carted off. The former psychiatric patient is told that his friend was just a figment of his imagination, but this provokes him to fight back and prove the boy's existence.
|Plot||Supernatural, Chase, Ghosts|
|Place||Party, Psychiatric hospitals, Estate|
Emily and Nate Weaver leave the city for the rural comfort of Nate’s ancestral home in the country. Once there, Emily is plagued by horrifying visions and haunted by the ghosts inhabiting their isolated new home. When Nate’s behavior undergoes a strange and fearful metamorphosis, Emily fears she might be the latest target in a murderous tradition.