Best new Psychological movies in 2022 & 2021 (Netflix, Prime, Hulu & Cinema List)


List of the latest psychological movies in 2022 and the best psychological movies of 2021 & the 2010's. Top psychological movies to watch on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Disney+ & other Streaming services, out on DVD/Blu-ray or in cinema's right now.

New psychological movies in 2022 in Cinema & on VOD

Top movies up for release in 2022 in cinema and on VOD
  • After Yang

    DIRECTOR: Kogonada
    CAST: Colin Farrell, Jodie Turner-Smith & Justin H. Min
    The future is a time when robots have become more essential to life than before. When it comes to babysitting, robotic children have been developed for the task as live-in babysitters. But when a couple find themselves growing rather attached to their robot child, Yang, they fight for his survival when the robot becomes unresponsive. Written and directed by Kogonada (Columbus), this sci-fi drama stars Colin Farrell, Jodie Turner-Smith, Justin H. Min, and Haley Lu Richardson. Read more

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Best psychological movies on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, Disney+ or DVD in 2022

2021, 2020, 2019, 2018 and the 2010's best rated psychological movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, Disney+ & More).
  • The Unforgivable

    DIRECTOR: Nora Fingscheidt
    CAST: Sandra Bullock, Viola Davis & Rob Morgan
    Ruth Slater has just gotten out of prison after serving her sentence and is seeking to rebuild her life. Having previously committed a violent crime, she tries to adjust to the world outside of prison and is finding the transition quite difficult. Her past still creeps up on her and the public may not accept her either. It’s not going to be an easy road with so much baggage she brings to her new life. Based on the novel of the same title by Sally Wainwright, this somber drama comes from director Nora Fingscheidt (System Crasher) and stars Sandra Bullock, Viola Davis, Aisling Franciosi, Rob Morgan, Vincent D'Onofrio, Jon Bernthal, Linda Emond, and Richard Thomas. Read more

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  • The Invisible Man

    DIRECTOR: Leigh Whannell
    CAST: Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Elisabeth Moss & Storm Reid
    Based on the iconic novel by H. G. Wells, director Leigh Whannell reimagines the classic Universal monster with the power of invisibility. In this modern remake, Cecilia Kass (Elisabeth Moss) fleeing from an abusive scientist Adrian Griffin (Oliver Jackson-Cohen) who soon commits suicide. But Cecilia doesn’t believe he’s gone. He may just be hiding right in front of her as invisible monster that she must stop in this psychological sci-fi/horror where science has awry and sinister. Read more

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  • The Mandela Effect

    DIRECTOR: David Guy Levy
    CAST: Charlie Hofheimer, Aleksa Palladino & Robin Lord Taylor
    Based on the phenomena of distorted memory, computer game designer Brendan (Charlie Hofheimer) slowly starts to lose his mind when nothing appears as what he thought it was. Various facts and events he thought he knew are now much different. He specifically remembers a different spelling of the books on The Berenstein Bears. But did he merely recall these memories incorrectly or is there some bigger force at play with his reality? He seeks the truth is this mind-bending sci-fi thriller. Read more

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  • Share

    DIRECTOR: Pippa Bianco
    CAST: Rhianne Barreto, Charlie Plummer & Poorna Jagannathan
    After a wild night of partying, a teenage girl finds out that a whole bunch of sensitive footage of her has gone viral. However, he hardly remembers anything. Now she must find out what has actually happened, while at the same time, her protective parents try to do what they think best. Read more

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  • Unsane

    DIRECTOR: Steven Soderbergh
    CAST: Joshua Leonard, Claire Foy, Sarah Stiles, Marc Kudisch
    A woman is sent to a insane asylum, where she gets to be confronted with her biggest fear. The question is however; are these things really happening, or is she making them up? Read more

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  • Marjorie Prime

    DIRECTOR: Michael Almereyda
    CAST: Stephanie Andujar, Hana Colley, Geena Davis, Hannah Gross
    Similar to the Black Mirror episode in which a girl gets her deceased boyfriend back, Marjorie prime is about a service that provides holographic recreations of partners who have passed away. Also as younger versions of themselves. Read more

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  • Enemy

    DIRECTOR: Denis Villeneuve
    CAST: Jake Gyllenhaal Mélanie Laurent Sarah Gadon
    A thrilling and satirical suspense drama based on the modern man; a man spots his exact look-alike on TV so he decides to track him only to instigate weird developments... Read more

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    RATING: 69/100

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  • Nightcrawler

    DIRECTOR: Dan Gilroy
    CAST: Jake Gyllenhaal Rene Russo Bill Paxton
    An eccentric man, desperate for work develops a liking for crime journalism, delving so deep into it that he often blurs the boundaries of ethical conduct of the... Read more

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    RATING: 79/100

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  • Berberian Sound Studio

    DIRECTOR: Peter Strickland
    CAST: Toby Jones Antonio Mancino Guido Adorni
    A renowned sound artist is hired to work on the sound effects of an Italian horror film but the process begins to take a toll on his own mind as he starts to imagine and... Read more

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    RATING: 73/100

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  • Locke

    DIRECTOR: Steven Knight
    CAST: Tom Hardy Olivia Colman Ruth Wilson
    Ivan locke's well cultured existence is pushed to the brink of destruction when he receives a phone call that sets into motion a string of events on the eve of the... Read more

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    RATING: 73/100

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So what is a ‘psychological film’ exactly? A mindf*ck film, a meticulous character study? In one way or another, these movies all classify as psychological movies.