10 best movies like Patient Seven (2016)

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Movies similar to Patient Seven (2016): Stonehearst Asylum, Shutter Island, K-PAX, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Sucker Punch, Cult of Chucky, Eloise, Hellraiser: Judgment, Day of the Dead: Bloodline, Grave Encounters.

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Stonehearst Asylum (2014)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrehorror, thriller
CharactersManiacs, Killers, Doctors
PlacePsychiatric hospitals, Hospitals
StyleAtmospheric, Gothic

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.

Shutter Island (2010)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrethriller, detective
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.

K-PAX (2001)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.4)
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryGermany, USA
CharactersAliens, Psychiatrists
PlacePsychiatric hospitals, USA
StyleMakes me think

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.

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
PlacePsychiatric hospitals

While serving time for insanity at a state mental hospital, implacable rabble-rouser, Randle Patrick McMurphy inspires his fellow patients to rebel against the authoritarian rule of head nurse, Mildred Ratched.

Sucker Punch (2011)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6)
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, Canada
PlacePsychiatric hospitals

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.

Cult of Chucky (2017)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 5.1)
Genrehorror, thriller
CharactersRevived toys, Gay
PlacePsychiatric hospitals

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.

Eloise (2017)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 4.5)
Genrehorror, thriller
PlotTime travel
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Tense

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.

Hellraiser: Judgment (2018)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 4.3)
CharactersBrothers, Detectives, Maniacs, Demons, Serial killers

Detectives Sean and David Carter are on the case to find a gruesome serial killer terrorizing the city. Joining forces with Detective Christine Egerton, they dig deeper into a spiraling maze of horror that may not be of this world.

Day of the Dead: Bloodline (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 3.4)
CharactersZombie, Scientists
PlotViruses, Apocalypse

In a world overrun by zombies, military personnel and survivalists live in an underground bunker while they seek a cure.

Grave Encounters (2011)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrehorror, thriller
PlacePsychiatric hospitals

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.

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Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountrySouth Korea
PlotInternet, Ghosts
PlacePsychiatric hospitals

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.

Night Watch (2004)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.4)
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy
CharactersVampire, Hunters, Witch
PlotCars, Supernatural, Death

Among normal humans live the "Others" possessing various supernatural powers. They are divided up into the forces of light and the forces of the dark, who signed a truce several centuries ago to end a devastating battle. Ever since, the forces of light govern the day while the night belongs to their dark opponents. In modern day Moscow the dark Others actually roam the night as vampires while a "Night Watch" of light forces, among them Anton, the movie's protagonist, try to control them and limit their outrage

The Attic Expeditions (2001)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 5)
Genrehorror, thriller, comedy, detective
PlacePsychiatric hospitals

Trevor Blackburn is accused of murdering his girlfriend, Faith, in a brutal ritual. He's sentenced to live in an experimental rehabilitation community and falls into a coma. When he wakes up, he meets the mysterious Dr. Elk, who tortures Trevor in an attempt to learn the whereabouts of a powerful occult book. As other patients start to disappear, Trevor begins to wonder who and where he really is.

The Jacket (2005)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Germany
PlotTime travel, Death
PlacePsychiatric hospitals, Hospitals

A military veteran goes on a journey into the future, where he can foresee his death and is left with questions that could save his life and those he loves.

Junk (2006)
Mark8 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror, thriller, crime
PlacePsychiatric hospitals

Marina (Alyona Babenko) is a journalist contemplating retiring, bored of writing stories of serial killers and murders that are front page news one day, and then are quickly forgotten the next. At a large house a lawyer is holed up, police are in the front garden, snipers on the roof and the lawyer asks for Marina. She’s a little surprised by this as she and the lawyer have only crossed paths a few times during her career, but agrees to go to the lawyers house. Arriving at the house she’s confronted by the large police presence, she’s given a quick debrief of the situation and requested not to go into the house. She declines and enters the house. Just inside the front door is the lawyers wife, she tell Marina that he’s lost it and locked the children in their rooms and that he’s going to kill them all.

The Ward (2010)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrehorror, thriller
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
StyleUnexpected ending

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

Halloween II (2009)
Mark10 (imdb: 4.9)
PlacePsychiatric hospitals

Laurie Strode struggles to come to terms with her brother Michael's deadly return to Haddonfield, Illinois. Meanwhile, Michael prepares for another reunion with his sister.

I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountrySouth Korea
PlacePsychiatric hospitals

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.

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