Obsession Movies

List of the best obsession movies selected by visitors to our site: Dark Spell, The Paramedic, 8, The Wretched, Rebecca, The Invisible Man, Wander, Qarakoz, Anything for Jackson, Saint Maud
In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Dark Spell (2021)
Mark5
PlotWitchcraft, Obsession, Love
PlaceRussia

Dark Spell is a story about the girl named Zhenya who suffers from being in love with her husband that has left her, so she decides to bring him back. Desperate heroine casts a spell called "Black Wedding", which is a magical ritual known for its great power and irreversibility. After the ritual, her beloved husband comes back, although his love becomes more like an obsession: he is even ready to kill Zhenya, so as not to give her to anyone. When the maddened husband dies, the spell does not stop: because even death will not part those who were betrothed by the demon of black wedding.

The Paramedic (2020)
Markimdb: 5.6
CharactersDogs, Students, Hackers, Criminals
PlotInvestigation, Death, Depression, Money, Missing people, Computers, Obsession, Love triangle, Abduction, Viruses, Loneliness, Gambling, Fight
PlaceTrains, Hospitals
TimeNew Year
StyleNetflix

Unable to face his new reality in a wheelchair, Ángel develops a deadly obsession with the woman who left him and unleashes a sinister revenge plot.

8 (2020)
Markimdb: 4.9
CharactersDemons
PlotSupernatural, Obsession

An old man, fated to collect souls for eternity, seeks atonement after trading his daughter's soul.

The Wretched (2020)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrehorror, fantasy
CountryUSA
CharactersWitch, Teens
PlotSupernatural, Obsession, Superpowers, Witchcraft
PlaceUSA, Forest
StyleDepressive, Tense, Fascinating

A rebellious teenage boy, struggling with his parent's imminent divorce, encounters a terrifying evil after his next-door neighbor becomes possessed by an ancient witch that feasts on children.

Rebecca (2020)
Markimdb: 6
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
PlotInvestigation, Obsession, Mystery
PlaceEngland, Estate
StyleTense, Disturbing

After a whirlwind romance with a wealthy widower, a naïve bride moves to his family estate but can't escape the haunting shadow of his late wife.

The Invisible Man (2020)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
CountryCanada, Australia, USA
CharactersRich
PlotDeath, Obsession, Pursuit, Revenge, Technology
StyleDisturbing

When Cecilia's abusive ex takes his own life and leaves her his fortune, she suspects his death was a hoax. As a series of coincidences turn lethal, Cecilia works to prove that she is being hunted by someone nobody can see.

Wander (2020)
CharactersFBI
PlotInvestigation, Death, Obsession, Conspiracies
PlaceSmall cities
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Fascinating, For men, Unexpected ending, Smart

After getting hired to probe a suspicious death in the small town of Wander, a mentally unstable private investigator becomes convinced the case is linked to the same 'conspiracy cover up' that caused the death of his daughter.

Qarakoz (2020)
Mark5
CharactersStrong women
PlotRevenge, Supernatural, Obsession, Mystery
PlaceUkraine, Forest
StyleTense, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

The horror story, imbued with the search for the true evil in this world. The most ancient legends of folklore will be recreated from the ancient beliefs about the otherworldly evil of the Kazakh region. Retelling again, they will merge into the realities of our days. We will see Zhestyrnak, Zhalmauyz Kempir and the Ghost from the Kapchagai highway. In their appearance, the heroes of the film will try to recognize the authenticity of evil, which for centuries has cooled blood and deprived of life. But the bitterness of truth itself will find them - "There is no worse in the world - man."

Anything for Jackson (2020)
CharactersDemons
PlotCurses, Ghosts, Obsession
StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing

A bereaved Satanist couple kidnap a pregnant woman so they can use an ancient spellbook to put their dead grandson's spirit into her unborn child, but they end up summoning more than they bargained for.

Saint Maud (2020)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrehorror, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersTerminally ill, Nurses
PlotMental disorders, Cancer, Supernatural, Fear, Loneliness, Obsession
StyleDepressive, Tense

Having recently found God, self-effacing young nurse Maud arrives at a plush home to care for Amanda, a hedonistic dancer left frail from a chronic illness. When a chance encounter with a former colleague throws up hints of a dark past, it becomes clear there is more to sweet Maud than meets the eye.

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Let Them All Talk (2020)
CharactersWriters, Nephews
PlotJustice, Obsession, Pursuit, Conspiracies
PlaceHotels, New York
StyleTense, Unexpected ending

A celebrated author takes a journey with some old friends to have some fun and heal old wounds. Her nephew comes along to wrangle the ladies and finds himself involved with a young literary agent.

Hunter Hunter (2020)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrethriller, drama
CountryCanada, USA
CharactersDogs, Monsters, Serial killers, Wolves, Hunters
PlotObsession
PlaceCanada, Forest
StyleTense, Disturbing, Creepy, Unexpected ending

Joseph and his family live in the remote wilderness as fur trappers but their tranquility starts to be threatened when they think are being hunted by the return of a rogue wolf and Joseph leaves them behind to track it.

Alive (2020)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryCanada
CharactersCriminals
PlotSurvival, Cheating, Fear, Obsession, Hostage, Abduction
StyleTense

A severely injured man and woman awake in an abandoned sanitarium only to discover that a sadistic caretaker holds the keys to their freedom and the horrific answers as to their true identity.

Secret Obsession (2019)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 4.3)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:55
CharactersManiacs, Detectives
PlotObsession, Lost memory, Mystery, Investigation, Cheating
StyleNetflix, Tense, Disturbing, Action, Worth watching

Newlywed Jennifer is brutally attacked at a dark rest stop. While healing from her injuries, she can’t recall anything from her past, including the ordeal. Her husband, Russell , is just thankful she’s alive and eager to get her home. As he reintroduces her to their secluded mountain estate, Detective Page pursues Jennifer’s assailant — his own daughter went missing and was never found. The same fate now awaits Jennifer, unless someone realizes that her loving caretaker is actually her captor.

A Vigilante (2019)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:44
CharactersStrong women
PlotObsession, Revenge
StyleWomens in main roles, Disturbing, Heavy, Tense, For men

A once-abused woman devotes herself to ridding victims of their domestic abusers while hunting down the one she must kill to be truly free.

Motherless Brooklyn (2019)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.8)
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersGangsters, Gangsters, Cats, Orphans, Taxi drivers
PlotPolitical, Obsession, Mystery, Investigation, Intrigue, Weapon, Money
PlaceNew York, Beach, Ghetto
StyleNoir

Lionel Essrog, a private detective living with Tourette syndrome, ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and best friend — a mystery that carries him from the gin-soaked jazz clubs of Harlem to the slums of Brooklyn to the gilded halls of New York's power brokers.

Zeroville (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 4.6)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:32
PlotObsession
PlaceUSA

A young actor arrives in Hollywood in 1969 during a transitional time in the Industry.

Extra Ordinary (2019)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy
CountryRepublic of Ireland, Belgium
Duration01:56
CharactersNeighbors
PlotFear, Witchcraft, Obsession, Supernatural, Adventure, Rivalry, Investigation, Death, Ghosts
PlaceIreland, Small cities
StyleDisturbing

A driving instructor must use her other-worldly gifts to save a lonely man’s daughter from a rock star looking to use her for Satanic purposes.

The Divine Fury (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrehorror, action, fantasy
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:39
PlotSupernatural, Obsession, Martial Arts
PlaceKorea
StyleExciting, Action

After waking up with mysterious wounds on his hands, a champion fighter finds himself in an otherworldly battle against evil forces that wreak havoc in the human world.

The Fanatic (2019)
Mark6 (imdb: 4.1)
Genrethriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersActors, Maids, Autistic
PlotPursuit, Obsession, Mental disorders
PlaceUSA
StyleUnexpected ending, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing

A rabid film fan stalks his favorite action hero and destroys the star's life.

Mary (2019)
Mark6 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
Duration02:10
CharactersPolice, Family
PlotMystery, Obsession, Investigation
PlaceUSA
StyleAtmospheric

A struggling family buys an old ship at auction with high hopes of starting a charter business, only to discover her horrifying secrets on the isolated open waters.

Greta (2019)
Markimdb: 6
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryRepublic of Ireland, USA
Duration01:34
CharactersWidows, Psychopath, Dogs
PlotObsession
PlaceFrance
StyleWomens in main roles, Action, Disturbing, Fascinating

A young woman returns an elderly widow’s lost purse, leading to an unlikely relationship between the two — until the young woman discovers her elder might not be all that she seems.

The Head Hunter (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror, fantasy
CountryUSA
Duration01:12
CharactersWarriors, Monsters, Demons
PlotRevenge, Obsession
PlaceForest
TimeMiddle Ages
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Disturbing, For men

On the outskirts of a kingdom, a quiet but fierce medieval warrior protects the realm from monsters and the occult. His gruesome collection of heads is missing only one - the monster that killed his daughter years ago. Driven by a thirst for revenge, he travels wild expanses on horseback. When his second chance arrives, it’s in a way far more horrifying than he ever imagined.

Ad Astra (2019)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, adventure, detective
CountryUSA, China, Brazil
Duration02:36
CharactersAstronauts, Astronauts, Aliens
PlotLoneliness, Expeditions, Obsession, Chase
PlaceSpace, Spaceships, Moon, Mars
TimeFuture
StyleTouching, Exciting, Disturbing, Fascinating

An astronaut travels to the outer edges of the solar system to find his father and unravel a mystery that threatens the survival of our planet. He uncovers secrets which challenge the nature of human existence and our place in the cosmos.

DeadTectives (2019)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrehorror, comedy
CountryUSA
PlotSupernatural, Obsession, Ghosts
PlaceMansions, Mexico
StyleDepressive, Light

A team of reality TV paranormal investigators go to Mexico's most haunted house in the pursuit of better ratings. However, when the true dark secrets of the mansion begin to reveal themselves, the hapless team quickly discover that this house is no hoax. With zero genuine ghost-hunting experience, they have to figure out how to stop the ghosts and escape the house with their lives.

Seventeen (2019)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama
CountrySpain
CharactersDogs, Teens
PlotAdventure, Love, Fate, Obsession
StyleSoulful, Fascinating

To find his therapy dog, a 17-year-old escapes from juvie and embarks on a journey of reconnection with his brother and grandmother through Cantabria.

Red Devil (2019)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotInvestigation, Obsession, Fight
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Disturbing

An intertwining tale of sex, drugs, rock and woe. Lives criss-cross and converge thanks to the most addictive drug in human history, Red Devil—which also happens to be the title of Savvas D. Michael’s tale of sex, drugs, and guns. An anonymous voice at the start of the film warns, “Once you’ve tasted the devil’s cum, everything else is dull and numb.” The current problem with the Red Devil drug is the supply has dried up. Addicts are so desperate for it they’re willing to kill for it…and they do.

The Last Fiction (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrefantasy, drama, adventure, cartoon, history
CountryIran
CharactersDemons
PlotObsession
StyleExciting, Tense

Kingdom of Jamkard, ancient Persia. After defeating the armies of Ahriman, embodiment of evil, King Jamshid, bearer of the light of Divine Power, abandons his people blinded by pride, determined to conquer new lands. Thus, by chance, Zahhaak becomes regent and undertakes the reconstruction of the devastated capital. But then Ahriman, who dwells in the heart of every human being, begins to poison his tormented soul.

About Endlessness (2019)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrefantasy, drama
CountrySweden, Germany, Norway, France
PlotDeath, Obsession

Inspired by “One Thousand and One Nights,” the celebrated collection of Middle Eastern and Indian folk tales, “About Endlessness,” in its juxtaposition of tableaux capturing moments in life, explores the preciousness and beauty of our existence, awakening in us the wish to maintain this eternal treasure and pass it on.

She Never Died (2019)
Markimdb: 5
Genrehorror, action, thriller, fantasy, comedy, drama
CountryCanada
PlotSupernatural, Cheating, Fate, Loneliness, Obsession
StyleGothic, Tense

Lacey, a socially detached loner is cursed with immortality and a never-ending tedium of existence. In her attempts to keep her compulsions in check, she seeks out the darkest souls humanity has to offer. Lacey must now face her own inner demons while simultaneously finding her next meal.

The Neighbor (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 4.9)
Genrethriller, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersNeighbors, Newlyweds
PlotObsession, Relationship, Jealousy
StyleDisturbing, Unexpected ending, Tense, Fascinating, For men

A middle-aged man in a stagnant marriage, finds his life upended when an attractive young woman and her seemingly abusive husband move in next door.

Long Day's Journey Into Night (2018)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genremelodrama, drama, detective, film noir
CountryChina, France
Duration01:25
PlotObsession, Mental disorders, Weapon
PlaceTrains
TimeNight

Luo Hongwu returns to Kaili, the hometown from which he fled many years ago. He begins the search for the woman he loved, and whom he has never been able to forget.

On the Basis of Sex (2018)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.1)
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:55
CharactersStrong women, Judge, Lawyers, Family, Teachers
PlotSuccess, Obsession, Relationship, Cancer, Justice, On real events
StyleInspirational, For girls, Uplifting, Smart, Unexpected ending, Fascinating, Makes me think, For men

Young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of sex discrimination.

The Kindergarten Teacher (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.7)
Genredrama
CountryUSA, Israel, United Kingdom, Canada
Duration01:36
CharactersFamily, Teachers
PlotArt, Obsession, Parenting
StyleTo cry, Touching, Heavy

Lisa Spinelli is a Staten Island teacher who is unusually devoted to her students. When she discovers one of her five-year-olds is a prodigy, she becomes fascinated with the boy, ultimately risking her family and freedom to nurture his talent.

An Affair (2018)
Mark4.6 (imdb: 5.5)
Genrethriller, drama
CountryNorway
CharactersTeachers, Teens
PlotObsession, Love with age difference, Relationship, Love
PlaceSchool
StyleTense, Disturbing, Fascinating, Romantic

A newly appointed teacher finds herself being followed, and soon discovers that one of her own students is obsessed with her.

I Feel Good (2018)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryFrance
Duration01:47
CharactersPoor
PlotMoney, Obsession
PlaceTrains, France

He’s lived for too long off his parents. It’s time for 40-year-old slacker Jacques to get by on his own. One-time gigolo and a borderline bum, he knows what he wants – to become rich and famous. He even has a business plan: tourism combined with cheap plastic surgery. Jacques moves in with his older sister, Monique, who manages an Emmaus village in the south west of France. And before long, the smooth-talking chancer has convinced a group of workers to pool their meagre funds and set out on a trip to a clinic in Bulgaria, where all their dreams of a brighter and more beautiful future will all come true. If only…

A.I. Rising (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CountrySerbia
Duration01:25
CharactersAstronauts
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Relationship, Obsession
PlaceSpace, USSR
TimeFuture

On a lonely mission to Alpha Centauri, Milutin is teamed up with Nimani 1345, a female cyborg designed to fulfill his every need. At first thrilled to be able to control her, Sebastian grows tired of having his desires fulfilled so easily. Longing for human intimacy, Sebastian alters Nimani's programmed responses, but in doing so he risks the mission's security — and his own life.

Turkish Saddle (2018)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genredrama
CountryRussia
Duration01:45
CharactersSpy, Neighbors, Newlyweds
PlotLove, Obsession
PlaceRussia

The film’s hero, Ilyich, cannot understand what’s wrong with him. Ilyich is a for- mer “mole”, an external observation agent in the KGB, then FSB. A skilled instructor. Now he is retired. From loneliness, he continues to watch those who catch his attention and curiosity. The doctor diagnoses him with empty sella syndrome (the syndrome of an empty Turkish Seat), which poses no danger for society... One day new neighbours move in, a young couple of musicians, and Ilyich’s life changes...

Padmaavat (2018)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 7)
Genremelodrama, drama, military, history
CountryIndia
Duration03:09
CharactersKings, Elephants
PlotWar, Obsession
PlaceIndia
StyleFor girls

Rani Padmavati - the wife of Maharawal Ratan Singh, is known for her beauty and valour in 13th century India. She captures the fancy of the reigning Sultan of Delhi, the tyrant Alauddin Khilji, who becomes obsessed with her and goes to great lengths to fulfill his greed.

At Eternity's Gate (2018)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama, biography
CountryRepublic of Ireland, Luxembourg, United Kingdom, France, USA
Duration01:46
CharactersArtists, Geniuses
PlotArt, Obsession, Religious, Mental disorders, Loneliness
PlaceFrance, Nature
StyleTouching, Heavy, Disturbing

Famed but tormented artist Vincent van Gogh spends his final years in Arles, France, painting masterworks of the natural world that surrounds him.

Under the Silver Lake (2018)
Mark1 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective, film noir
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersDogs, Celebrities, Billionaires, Cannibals, Singers
PlotMystery, Conspiracies, Missing people, Seduction, Sects, Dancing, Obsession, Weapon, Computers
PlaceParty

Young and disenchanted Sam meets a mysterious and beautiful woman who's swimming in his building's pool one night. When she suddenly vanishes the next morning, Sam embarks on a surreal quest across Los Angeles to decode the secret behind her disappearance, leading him into the murkiest depths of mystery, scandal and conspiracy.

Unsane (2018)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:23
CharactersManiacs, Dogs
PlotMental disorders, Fear, Obsession, Jealousy, Depression, Pursuit, Loneliness
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
StyleDisturbing, Tense, Unexpected ending

A woman is involuntarily committed to a mental institution where she is confronted by her greatest fear.

Bad Samaritan (2018)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrethriller, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:39
CharactersSerial killers, FBI
PlotRobbery, Abduction, Investigation, Obsession
StyleDisturbing, Exciting, Action, Tense, Fascinating

A thief makes a disturbing discovery in the house where he breaks in. Later, when he returns to the same house with his partner in crime, things are no longer how he expected.

Knife+Heart (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrethriller, melodrama, detective
CountryFrance, Mexico, Luxembourg
Duration02:12
CharactersDirectors, Serial killers, Lesbians, Gay
PlotArt, Obsession, On real events

In the summer of 1979, gay porn producer Anne sets out to film her most ambitious film yet, but her actors are picked off, one by one, by a mysterious killer.

Rosy (2018)
Mark3.6 (imdb: 4.7)
Genrethriller, comedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersActors, Maniacs, Dogs
PlotAbduction, Relationship, Obsession
PlaceSchool, Hotels, Ireland
StyleTense, Disturbing, Touching, Heavy, Makes me think

A socially awkward young man kidnaps an aspiring actress with the hope that they will fall in love. A psychosexual noir that explores power dynamics between men and women.

The Inhabitant (2018)
Mark8 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrehorror
CountryMexico
Duration01:53
CharactersDemons
PlotRobbery, Obsession
StyleHeavy, Exciting, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing

Three sisters enter the house of a senator with the intention of stealing money obtained from bribes, but once inside, they begin to hear strange cries coming from the basement.

Welcome Home (2018)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrethriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:37
CharactersManiacs
PlotRelationship, Jealousy, Weapon, Love, Computers, Obsession, Internet
PlaceItaly
StyleDisturbing, Tense

A couple try to repair their damaged union in an Italian vacation paradise. Then they discover the owner's intentions.

Brahms: The Boy II (2020)
CharactersFamily, Childrens
PlotSupernatural, Obsession
PlaceMansions, Country houses

After a family moves into the Heelshire Mansion, their young son soon makes friends with a life-like doll called Brahms.

Swallow (2020)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA, France
CharactersHousewives
PlotDepression, Obsession, Mental disorders, Loneliness
PlaceHospitals
StyleDisturbing

Hunter, a newly pregnant housewife, finds herself increasingly compelled to consume dangerous objects. As her husband and his family tighten their control over her life, she must confront the dark secret behind her new obsession.

The Ideal Palace (2019)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersJournalists, Widows
PlotDancing, Love, Obsession, Funeral, On real events, Wedding
PlaceFrance
StyleFascinating, To cry

Follows Joseph Ferdinand Chavel a French postman who built a palace in the French countryside over 33 years.

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