Best new Psychological movies in 2018 & 2017 (Netflix & Cinema List)

The Vore's Film staff selects the top best psychological movies of 2018 in cinema, DVD and Netflix. Are Alex Garland, Joel Edgerton & Dan Gilroy our new psychological genre directors? The main focus is on international art house & American and British indie cinema.

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.

New psychological movies in 2018

Top movies up for release in 2018


    Best psychological movies of 2017

    Top rated 2017 psychological movies

      Best psychological movies on Netflix or DVD in 2018

      2010's best rated psychological movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

      • 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

        RATING: 79/100

        RELEASE DATE: October 31st, 2014

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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

        RATING: 73/100

        RELEASE DATE: April 18th, 2014

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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

        RATING: 73/100

        RELEASE DATE: August 31st, 2012

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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

        RATING: 69/100

        RELEASE DATE: February 16th, 2014

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