Obsession Movies

List of the best obsession movies selected by visitors to our site: The Weather Station, The Unwanted, The Great Gatsby, Dying to Dance, Whiplash, The Neighbor, Long Day's Journey Into Night, On the Basis of Sex, The Kindergarten Teacher, Secret Obsession.

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The Weather Station (2010)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrethriller
CountryRussia, Germany
Duration01:20
CharactersYeti
PlotObsession, Investigation
PlaceHelicopters
StyleDisturbing, Tense

Two veteran meteorologists spend their days on a remote mountain weather station, accompanied by a young boy working as a cook. Their every-day lifestyle, made of creating matchstick models on one side, researching the big-foot myth on the other, and the boy's constant need to find places for hiding is briefly interrupted by a visit from two tourists: husband and his young wife - traveling to visit a cave near the weather station, so they'd mark their five year anniversary. Their arrival is the primer for an unknown series of events that puts an experienced inspector and his young colleague where we find them at the beginning of the movie: on a deserted weather station, where everyone seems to have vanished into thin air. The hank slowly unrolls as viewer discovers the truth behind everything, step by step, until the final loop of a long story line unravels and present him the final surprise.

The Unwanted (2014)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 3.9)
Genrehorror, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersVampire, Lesbians
PlotObsession, Mystery, Love

Carmilla comes to a rural town where her mother mysteriously disappeared years earlier. She is aided in her quest by an emotionally troubled local girl, with whom she becomes romantically involved. Their relationship ignites the wrath of the girl's father, who holds the key to the dreadful truth Carmilla is seeking. Inspired by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu's famed Gothic novella.

The Great Gatsby (2013)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.2)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryAustralia, USA
Duration02:23
CharactersFriends, Lovers
PlotObsession, Love, Jealousy, Money, Mystery, Intrigue, Love triangle, Loneliness
PlaceParty, Estate, New York, Hotels, USA
StyleBy books, Fascinating, To cry

An adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's Long Island-set novel, where Midwesterner Nick Carraway is lured into the lavish world of his neighbor, Jay Gatsby. Soon enough, however, Carraway will see through the cracks of Gatsby's nouveau riche existence, where obsession, madness, and tragedy await.

Dying to Dance (2001)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.2)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:36
CharactersBallerinas
PlotAnorexia, Obsession, Dancing

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

Whiplash (2014)
Mark9 (imdb: 8.5)
Genredrama, music
CountryUSA
Duration01:46
CharactersMusicians, Drummers, Teachers
PlotObsession, Music, Love, Relationship
PlaceUSA
StyleWorth watching

Under the direction of a ruthless instructor, a talented young drummer begins to pursue perfection at any cost, even his humanity.

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.

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.

An Affair (2018)
Mark3.4 (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 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.

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.

The Prestige (2006)
Mark9 (imdb: 8.5)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:05
CharactersMagician, Scammers, Brothers, Twins, Wizards
PlotRivalry, Relationship, Love, Jealousy, Obsession, Competitions, Betrayal, Confrontation, Mystery, Magic, Cheating
PlaceEngland, London, Court
Time19th century
StyleWorth watching, Popular, Fascinating, Unexpected ending, Atmospheric, Action, Disturbing, Smart, Interesting

A mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy -- full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly consequences.

Darr (1993)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.8)
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryIndia
PlotLove, Obsession, Fear, Cheating
PlaceIndia

A woman is caught between one man's love and another man's obsession. She fears one and fears for the other. One stands for love and the other for life. Who will she choose?

Wicker Park (2004)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7)
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:54
PlotLove, Obsession, Investigation, Tracking, Love triangle, Love at first sight, Missing people, Intrigue, Pursuit

Matthew, a young advertising executive in Chicago, puts his life and a business trip to China on hold when he thinks he sees Lisa, the love of his life who left him without a word two years earlier, walking out of a restaurant one day.

Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.9)
Genredrama
CountryDenmark, Germany, France, Belgium
Duration01:57
CharactersFamily, Mothers, Fathers
PlotLove, Obsession, Relationship, Seduction, Love with age difference
StyleSoulful

A man named Seligman finds a fainted wounded woman in an alley and he brings her home. She tells him that her name is Joe and that she is nymphomaniac. Joe tells her life and sexual experiences with hundreds of men since she was a young teenager while Seligman tells about his hobbies, such as fly fishing, reading about Fibonacci numbers or listening to organ music.

Lady Beware (1987)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrethriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:48
CharactersManiacs
PlotObsession, Pursuit

Young and good looking Katya, a window dresser for a big department store in Pittsburgh, begins a love story with a journalist, Mac Odell. She is however stalked by Jack, a married man who has a fixation with her.

Camille Claudel, 1915 (2013)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama, biography
CountryFrance
Duration01:35
CharactersFamily, Nuns
PlotObsession, Art, Mental disorders, On real events
PlaceFrance, Psychiatric hospitals
StyleSoulful, 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.




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