Split personality movies

List of the best movies about split personality according to visitors: Tully, The Basement, Split, Gerald's Game, Batman vs. Two-Face, Rendel, Let Her Out, Mr. Robot, Love Me If You Dare, The Scribbler
In the top there are new films of 2018, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Tully (2018)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7)
Genrecomedy, drama, detective
CharactersBabies, Large families, Babysitting, Family, Autistic
PlotDepression, Split personality, Mental disorders, Fear

Marlo, a mother of three including a newborn, is gifted a night nanny by her brother. Hesitant to the extravagance at first, Marlo comes to form a bond with the thoughtful, surprising, and sometimes challenging nanny named Tully.

The Basement (2018)
Markimdb: 4.3
CharactersSerial killers
PlotSplit personality, Missing people
StyleHeavy, Tense, Disturbing

A seemingly innocent man is abducted by a notorious L.A. serial killer, who forces his victims to switch roles with him so that he can enact his own capture, torture and murder.

Split (2017)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrehorror, thriller
CharactersPsychologists, Captives, Serial killers
PlotSplit personality, Abduction, Superpowers, Survival, Pursuit, Mental disorders, Chase
StyleTense, Creepy, Unexpected ending

Though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant Casey, Kevin reaches a war for survival among all of those contained within him — as well as everyone around him — as the walls between his compartments shatter apart.

Gerald's Game (2017)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CharactersManiacs, Killers, Dogs, Serial killers
PlotDeath, Survival, Split personality, Loneliness, Ghosts
PlaceUSA, Lake
StyleHeavy, Exciting, Tense

When her husband's sex game goes wrong, Jessie (who is handcuffed to a bed in a remote lake house) faces warped visions, dark secrets and a dire choice.

Batman vs. Two-Face (2017)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genreaction, comedy, cartoon
CharactersHeroes, Superhero
PlotFear, Split personality, Jealousy

Former Gotham City District Attorney Harvey Dent, one side of his face scarred by acid, goes on a crime spree based on the number '2'. All of his actions are decided by the flip of a defaced, two-headed silver dollar.

Rendel (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 4.6)
Genreaction, fantasy, drama, crime
CharactersFamily, Heroes, Superhero, Journalists
PlotRevenge, Split personality

A Finnish superhero, a masked vigilante Rendel seeks for revenge and fights against VALA, the huge criminal organization.

Let Her Out (2016)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
PlotSplit personality
StyleHeavy, Tense

Twenty-three years after her hooker mother tried to kill her in the womb Helen remains damaged psychological goods. A mindset that gets worse when she suffers a traumatic head injury in an accident. Awakening in hospital, it’s discovered Helen has a tumour growth in her brain causing her to experience dark visions, disembodied voices and the omnipresence of a strange young woman. Soon, lost in a walking nightmare, in which nothing is what it seems, and her vicious actions barely remembered, it becomes crystal clear that whatever is inside her cracked psyche will stop at nothing to get out.

Mr. Robot (2015)
Mark9 (imdb: 8.5)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CharactersHackers, Hackers, Criminals
PlotSplit personality, Drug addict, Sects, Revolution, Sects, Uprising
StyleDisturbing, Depressive

A contemporary and culturally resonant drama about a young programmer, Elliot, who suffers from a debilitating anti-social disorder and decides that he can only connect to people by hacking them. He wields his skills as a weapon to protect the people that he cares about. Elliot will find himself in the intersection between a cybersecurity firm he works for and the underworld organizations that are recruiting him to bring down corporate America.

Love Me If You Dare (2015)
Markimdb: 7.5
CharactersSerial killers, Maniacs
PlotInvestigation, First love, Split personality, Love, Justice, Love triangle

Getting inside the head of a violent criminal is not easy. But Simon Bo, a brilliant criminal psychologist, has the ability to get into the minds of even the most mysterious and violent criminals. He’s a professor at The University of Maryland and works as an analyst and advisor on the police department’s most violent or difficult cases. With the help of his young assistant, Jenny Jian, Simon delves into the thoughts and intentions of the criminal mind. As the daughter of a veteran police investigator with a deep sense of justice, can Jenny help Simon open up emotionally as they work together to solve crimes?

The Scribbler (2014)
Mark4.6 (imdb: 5.4)
Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
PlotSplit personality, Mental disorders
StyleAction, Disturbing

Suki is a young woman confronting her destructive mental illness using "The Siamese Burn," an experimental machine designed to eliminate multiple personalities. The closer Suki comes to being "cured," she's haunted by a thought... what if the last unwanted identity turns out to be her?

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The Double (2014)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotSplit personality, Depression, Rivalry, Obsession, Loneliness
StyleAtmospheric, Depressive

An awkward office drone becomes increasingly unhinged after a charismatic and confident look-alike takes a job at his workplace and seduces the woman he desires.

Birdman (2014)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.7)
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersActors, Superhero
PlotLoneliness, Split personality
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleOscars, Popular, Fancy, Smart

A fading actor best known for his portrayal of a popular superhero attempts to mount a comeback by appearing in a Broadway play. As opening night approaches, his attempts to become more altruistic, rebuild his career, and reconnect with friends and family prove more difficult than expected.

The Perfect Husband (2014)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
PlotSplit personality, Depression
StyleTense, Exciting, Heavy, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

Viola and Nicola are going through a rough time. To overcome this crisis, they decide to spend a weekend in a remote cabin belonged to Nicola's parents. Just a couple of days together to heal their wounds, , but everything will take a turn for the worst, when a sneaking suspicion become pure madness. What was supposed to be a quiet trip will suddenly slip into a deadly nightmare.

Foxcatcher (2014)
Mark9 (imdb: 7)
Genredrama, history, sport
PlotDepression, Sports, Obsession, Split personality, Mental disorders, On real events
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Heavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing, Makes me think, Gloomy

The greatest Olympic Wrestling Champion brother team joins Team Foxcatcher led by multimillionaire sponsor John E. du Pont as they train for the 1988 games in Seoul - a union that leads to unlikely circumstances.

Enemy (2013)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrethriller, detective
CountryCanada, Spain
CharactersDoubles, Actors
PlotSplit personality, Obsession, Depression, Mental disorders, Loneliness
StyleDepressive, Atmospheric, Action, Disturbing, Fancy

A mild-mannered college professor discovers a look-alike actor and delves into the other man's private affairs.

Maladies (2013)
Markimdb: 5.1
CharactersActors, Losers, Artists, Writers
PlotSplit personality, Dancing, Snow, Mental disorders, Loneliness
PlaceBeach, Ships, Small cities
StyleAction, Touching, Heavy

A talented and successful actor retires at a young age due to a perceived mental illness. Now living in a small town with his deranged sister and his best friend, we watch as their Maladies intertwine.

Bad Milo (2013)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy
CharactersDemons, Monsters
PlotSupernatural, Split personality, Mystery
StyleDisturbing, Fancy

A horror comedy centered on a guy who learns that his unusual stomach problems are being caused by a demon living in his intestines.

Shutter Island (2010)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrethriller, detective
CharactersDoctors, Psychopath
PlotSplit personality, Investigation, Chase, The escape
PlacePsychiatric hospitals, Sea, Islands, Hospitals, USA, Laboratory
StyleWorth watching, Noir

World War II soldier-turned-U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his troubling visions and also by a mysterious doctor.

Black Swan (2010)
Mark8 (imdb: 8)
Genrethriller, drama
PlotSplit personality, Fear, Obsession, Dreams, Rivalry, Success, Mental disorders
PlaceNew York, USA

A ballet dancer wins the lead in "Swan Lake" and is perfect for the role of the delicate White Swan - Princess Odette - but slowly loses her mind as she becomes more and more like Odile, the Black Swan.

The Ward (2010)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrehorror, thriller
PlotSupernatural, Survival, Split personality, Mental disorders, Ghosts
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
StyleUnexpected ending, Atmospheric, Action, Disturbing

A thriller centered on an institutionalized young woman who becomes terrorized by a ghost.

Youth in Revolt (2009)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersTeens, Lawyers, Students, Girlfriends
PlotLove, Split personality, Dreams, Obsession
StyleSoulful, To cry

As a fan of Albert Camus and Jean-Luc Godard, teenage Nick Twisp is definitely out of his element when his mother and her boyfriend move the family to a trailer park. When a pretty neighbor named Sheeni plays records by French crooners, it's love at first sight for frustrated and inexperienced Nick. Learning that she is dating someone, Nick launches a hilarious quest to find his way into Sheeni's heart -- and bed.

Mr. Brooks (2007)
Mark6.4 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CharactersSerial killers, Businessmen
PlotSplit personality, Mystery, Investigation, Death, Blackmail, Cheating
StyleAction, Heavy, Tense, Disturbing

A psychological thriller about a man who is sometimes controlled by his murder-and-mayhem-loving alter ego.

Married Life (2007)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genremelodrama, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Canada
PlotLove triangle, Jealousy, Split personality, Intrigue
StyleDisturbing, Smart

A very gentle middle-aged man is married, but when he falls in love with another woman, he decides that to divorce his wife would humiliate her too much – so instead he decides to kill her.

Secret (2007)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama, music
CountryHong Kong, Taiwan
PlotTime travel, Supernatural, Split personality, Ghosts
StyleSoulful, To cry, Disturbing

Ye Xiang Lun is a music student majoring in piano who just transferred to Tamkang, a school famous for its musically talented students, especially those who play piano. On his first day of school, he hears a mysterious melody being played, and following it meets Lu Xiao Yu, another piano major. When he asks her about the song she was playing, she tells him that it is a secret that cannot be told. The two form a friendship that quickly evolves into a romantic relationship. However unbeknownst to Xiang Lun, there is more to Xiao Yu than initially meets the eye.

Southland Tales (2006)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.4)
Genrefantastic, thriller, comedy, drama, detective
CountryFrance, Germany, USA
PlotApocalypse, Time travel, Split personality, Political, End of the world, Lost memory, Conspiracies
PlaceLos Angeles

Set in the futuristic landscape of Los Angeles on July 4, 2008, as it stands on the brink of social, economic and environmental disaster. Boxer Santaros is an action star who's stricken with amnesia. His life intertwines with Krysta Now, an adult film star developing her own reality television project, and Ronald Taverner, a Hermosa Beach police officer who holds the key to a vast conspiracy.

A Scanner Darkly (2006)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrefantastic, thriller, cartoon, detective
PlotSplit personality, Undercover, Conspiracies
StyleDepressive, Cyberpunk

An undercover cop in a not-too-distant future becomes involved with a dangerous new drug and begins to lose his own identity as a result.

Thr3e (2006)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 5)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountryPoland, USA, United Kingdom
CharactersDogs, Serial killers
PlotMental disorders, Rivalry, Investigation, Split personality, Pursuit
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Disturbing, By books

Innocent lives hang on the whim of an elusive psychopathic murderer whose strange riddles and impossible timelines force three people into a mission to end the game before one or all of them die.

I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersRobots, Thieves, Losers
PlotMental disorders, Split personality, Love, Obsession, Radio
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
StyleTouching, To cry, Cute, Fancy

Young-goon, mentally deranged and frequently electro-charging herself with a transistor radio, has been admitted into a mental institution. Firmly believing herself to be a cyborg, she refuses to consume like a human being. Il-soon is another patient, who catches the eye of Young-goon and soon becomes a close friend. Il-soon is now confronted with the biggest task - to cure Young-goon’s mental problem and have her eat real food.

The Red Shoes (2005)
Mark8 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrehorror, thriller, melodrama, drama, detective
CountrySouth Korea
PlotSupernatural, Obsession, Death, Split personality, Dancing, Ghosts
StyleAction, Disturbing

A woman who finds a pair of pink high heels on a subway platform soon realizes that jealousy, greed, and death follow them wherever they go.

Secret Window (2004)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrethriller, detective
CharactersWriters, Serial killers
PlotSplit personality, Mystery, Mystery, Investigation, Divorce, Pursuit, Mental disorders
StyleUnexpected ending, Atmospheric, Action, Tense, Disturbing, Creepy

Mort Rainey, a writer just emerging from a painful divorce with his ex-wife, is stalked at his remote lake house by a psychotic stranger and would-be scribe who claims Rainey swiped his best story idea. But as Rainey endeavors to prove his innocence, he begins to question his own sanity.

Identity (2003)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrethriller, detective
CharactersManiacs, Killers, Friends, Serial killers
PlotDeath, Investigation, Split personality
PlaceHotels, USA
StyleDisturbing, Unexpected ending

Complete strangers stranded at a remote desert motel during a raging storm soon find themselves the target of a deranged murderer. As their numbers thin out, the travelers begin to turn on each other, as each tries to figure out who the killer is.

Red Dragon (2002)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Germany
CharactersKillers, Police, Doctors, Family, Serial killers, FBI, Dragons, Cannibals, Special agents, Reporters
PlotInvestigation, Split personality, Cheating
PlaceGermany, USA
StyleAction, Heavy, Tense, Disturbing

Former FBI Agent Will Graham, who was once almost killed by the savage Hannibal 'The Cannibal' Lecter, now has no choice but to face him again, as it seems Lecter is the only one who can help Graham track down a new serial killer.

Me, Myself & Irene (2000)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 6.6)
PlotSplit personality, Mental disorders, Chase, Relationship
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleBy comics

Rhode Island State Trooper Charlie Baileygates has a multiple personality disorder. One personality is crazy and aggressive, while the other is more friendly and laid back. Both of these personalities fall in love with the same woman named Irene after Charlie loses his medication.

Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000)
Mark1 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrefantastic, fantasy, comedy, melodrama
CharactersFamily, Cats, Geniuses
PlotSplit personality, Superpowers, Wedding
StyleUnexpected ending

The hilarity begins when professor Sherman Klump finds romance with fellow DNA specialist, Denise Gaines, and discovers a brilliant formula that reverses aging. But Sherman's thin and obnoxious alter ego, Buddy Love, wants out...and a big piece of the action. And when Buddy gets loose, things get seriously nutty.

Ringu 0 (2000)
Mark9 (imdb: 6)
Genrehorror, thriller
PlotSupernatural, Rivalry, Split personality, Mental disorders, Superpowers
PlaceJapan, Asia
StyleAtmospheric, Disturbing, Action

Taking place thirty years before the events of Ringu, Ringu 0 provides the shocking background story of how the girl on the video became a deadly, vengeful spirit.

Fight Club (1999)
Mark9 (imdb: 8.8)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Germany
PlotSplit personality, Fights without rules, Fight, Consciousness, Obsession, Loneliness
StyleWorth watching, By books, Interesting, Unexpected ending, Mind-altering, Expanding consciousness, Deep Meaning, Philosophical, For men, Depressive, Atmospheric, Action, Makes me think, Fancy

A ticking-time-bomb insomniac and a slippery soap salesman channel primal male aggression into a shocking new form of therapy. Their concept catches on, with underground "fight clubs" forming in every town, until an eccentric gets in the way and ignites an out-of-control spiral toward oblivion.

Primal Fear (1996)
Mark7 (imdb: 7.7)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
PlotSplit personality, Justice, Mental disorders, Fear
StyleUnexpected ending, Action, Heavy

An arrogant, high-powered attorney takes on the case of a poor altar boy found running away from the scene of the grisly murder of the bishop who has taken him in. The case gets a lot more complex when the accused reveals that there may or may not have been a 3rd person in the room. The intensity builds when a surprise twist alters everyone's perception of the crime.

The Nutty Professor (1996)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrefantastic, comedy, melodrama
CharactersInventors, Family
PlotSplit personality, Supernatural, Love, Bulimia
StyleTouching, Exciting

Eddie Murphy stars as shy Dr. Sherman Klump, a kind, brilliant, 'calorifically challenged' genetic professor. When beautiful Carla Purty joins the university faculty, Sherman grows desperate to whittle his 400-pound frame down to size and win her heart. So, with one swig of his experimental fat-reducing serum, Sherman becomes 'Buddy Love', a fast-talking, pumped-up , plumped down Don Juan.

Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me (1992)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, detective
CountryFrance, USA
CharactersTeens, Angels
PlotInvestigation, Supernatural, Split personality, Missing people, Seduction, Mental disorders
PlaceSmall cities

In the questionable town of Deer Meadow, Washington, FBI Agent Desmond inexplicably disappears while hunting for the man who murdered a teen girl. The killer is never apprehended, and, after experiencing dark visions and supernatural encounters, Agent Dale Cooper chillingly predicts that the culprit will claim another life. Meanwhile, in the more cozy town of Twin Peaks, hedonistic beauty Laura Palmer hangs with lowlifes and seems destined for a grisly fate.

The Tenant (1976)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 7.7)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
PlotObsession, Supernatural, Split personality, Mental disorders, Ghosts, Conspiracies
StyleAtmospheric, Disturbing, Fancy

A quiet and inconspicuous man rents an apartment in France where the previous tenant committed suicide, and begins to suspect his landlord and neighbors are trying to subtly change him into the last tenant so that he too will kill himself.

Psycho (1960)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CharactersSerial killers
PlotSplit personality, Mystery, Money, Obsession, Mental disorders
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Heavy, Tense, Disturbing, Smart

When larcenous real estate clerk Marion Crane goes on the lam with a wad of cash and hopes of starting a new life, she ends up at the notorious Bates Motel, where manager Norman Bates cares for his housebound mother. The place seems quirky, but fine… until Marion decides to take a shower.

Psycho (1998)
Markimdb: 4.6
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
PlotSplit personality, Mystery
StyleAction, Disturbing, Atmospheric, Depressive

A young female embezzler arrives at the Bates Motel, which has terrible secrets of its own. Although this version is in color, features a different cast, and is set in 1998, it is closer to a shot-for-shot remake than most remakes, Gus Van Sant often copying Hitchcock's camera movements and editing, and Joseph Stefano's script is mostly carried over. Bernard Herrmann's musical score is reused as well, though with a new arrangement by Danny Elfman and recorded in stereo.

Multiplicity (1996)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrefantastic, comedy, melodrama
CharactersTwins, Dogs, Losers, Doubles
PlotSplit personality, Mental disorders
StyleExciting, Light, Fancy

Construction worker Doug Kinney finds that the pressures of his working life, combined with his duties to his wife Laura and daughter Jennifer leaves him with little time for himself. However, he is approached by geneticist Dr. Owen Leeds, who offers Doug a rather unusual solution to his problems: cloning.

Psycho II (1983)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CharactersSerial killers
PlotRivalry, Death, Split personality, Mental disorders
StyleDisturbing, Atmospheric, Tense

After years of treatment at a mental institution for the criminally insane, serial killer Norman Bates is finally released. Deciding to move back into his long-dead mother's infamous old house, he soon finds himself tormented by 'her' demands and begins to question his own sanity.

The Boston Strangler (1968)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CharactersSerial killers
PlotSplit personality, Investigation, Obsession, Mental disorders, On real events
StyleAction, Heavy, Disturbing

Boston is being terrorized by a series of seemingly random murders of women. Based on the true story, the film follows the investigators path through several leads before introducing the Strangler as a character. It is seen almost exclusively from the point of view of the investigators who have very few clues to build a case upon.

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1932)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrehorror, fantastic
PlotSplit personality, Mental disorders, Rivalry, Supernatural
PlaceEngland, London
Time19th century
StyleAtmospheric, Disturbing, By books

Based on the story by Robert Louis Stevenson, Dr. Henry Jekyll believes that there are two distinct sides to men - a good and an evil side. He believes that by separating the two, man can become liberated. He succeeds in his experiments with chemicals to accomplish this and transforms into Hyde to commit horrendous crimes. When he discontinues use of the drug, it is already too late.