films The Best Movies About PTSD  

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List Rules Movies must all contain a character with PTSD.

A list of the best PTSD movies ever made, ranked by movie fans with film trailers when available. This PTSD movie list is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about post-traumatic stress disorder are at the top of the list. If there are any great movies about post-traumatic stress disorder you believe we missed, please feel free to add them to the list yourself. The films on this list are the most famous post-traumatic stress disorder movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already. Click on these post-traumatic stress disorder movie titles for more information about the films.The list you're viewing contains items like The Bourne Identity and Birdy.This list answers the questions, "What are the best post-traumatic stress disorder movies?" and "What is the greatest post-traumatic stress disorder movie of all time?" Various bits of information are included with these popular post-traumatic stress disorder movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. Whether you're watching these post-traumatic stress disorder movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these good post-traumatic stress disorder movies can be enjoyed no matter what.
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Milo added Fearless Jeff Bridges, Isabella Rossellini, Benicio del Toro

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The Deer Hunter Meryl Streep, Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken

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MejaEhrenström added Ordinary People Mary Tyler Moore, Donald Sutherland, Adam Baldwin

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clash1977 added Jacknife Robert De Niro, Ed Harris, Charles S. Dutton

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First Blood Sylvester Stallone, Brian Dennehy, David Caruso

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Brothers Natalie Portman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Carey Mulligan

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Jacob's Ladder is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies About PTSD
Milo added Jacob's Ladder Macaulay Culkin, Tim Robbins, Jason Alexander

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Gran Torino Clint Eastwood, Dreama Walker, Scott Eastwood

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PeteBoyle added The Best Years of Our Lives Myrna Loy, Teresa Wright, Fredric March

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Born on the Fourth of July Tom Cruise, Willem Dafoe, Tom Berenger

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Coming Home Jane Fonda, Jon Voight, Bruce Dern

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The War at Home Carla Gugino, Kathy Bates, Martin Sheen

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MejaEhrenström added The Prince of Tides Barbra Streisand, Nick Nolte, George Carlin

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MejaEhrenström added American Sniper Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Jonathan Groff

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fox_up added Short Term 12 Brie Larson, Stephanie Beatriz, Melora Walters

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cakesmacgowan1982 added Reign Over Me A man who lost his family in the September 11 attack on New York City runs into his old college room mate. Rekindling the friendship is the one thing that appears able to help the man recover from his grief.

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Taxi Driver is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies About PTSD
miles-nelgez added Taxi Driver Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Martin Scorsese

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The Bourne Supremacy Matt Damon, Julia Stiles, Michelle Monaghan

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Heaven & Earth Tommy Lee Jones, Debbie Reynolds, Joan Chen

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fatihselim added The Fisher King Robin Williams, Jeff Bridges, Tom Waits

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Iron Man 3 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies About PTSD
KatieKate added Iron Man 3 Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr., Ben Kingsley

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The Hurt Locker is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies About PTSD
KatieKate added The Hurt Locker Evangeline Lilly, Ralph Fiennes, Jeremy Renner

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cakesmacgowan1982 added Harsh Times Jim Davis is an ex-Army Ranger who finds himself slipping back into his old life of petty crime after a job offer from the LAPD evaporates. His best friend is pressured by his girlfriend Sylvia to find a job, but Jim is more ...

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K-Pax is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies About PTSD
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ChristineAgnellini added Mystic River Emmy Rossum, Sean Penn, Kevin Bacon

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MejaEhrenström added The Beautiful Country Nick Nolte, Tim Roth, Bai Ling

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The Bourne Ultimatum Matt Damon, Julia Stiles, Brian Cox

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MejaEhrenström added The Edge of Love Keira Knightley, Sienna Miller, Cillian Murphy

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The Bourne Identity Matt Damon, Clive Owen, Julia Stiles

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Cdnlady1977 added The Manchurian Candidate Frank Sinatra, Angela Lansbury, Janet Leigh

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AnActofWarMovie added An Act of War Russ Russo, Natasha Alam, Doug E. Doug - Russ Russo, Natasha Alam, Doug E. Doug, Joseph R. Gannascoli

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Brothers Connie Nielsen, Ulrich Thomsen, Hassani Shapi

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margieruth70 added Marnie Sean Connery, Alfred Hitchcock, Tippi Hedren

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In the Valley of Elah Charlize Theron, James Franco, Susan Sarandon

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Cdnlady1977 added The Manchurian Candidate Meryl Streep, Liev Schreiber, Vera Farmiga

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Birdy Nicolas Cage, Matthew Modine, Marshall Bell

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1488027452103 added Maryland

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Joe is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies About PTSD
janesmane added Joe Nicolas Cage, Tye Sheridan, Gary Poulter - Nicolas Cage

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Heroes Harrison Ford, Sally Field, Henry Winkler

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The Ninth Configuration Stacy Keach, Robert Loggia, William Peter Blatty

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GinnyGamble added Columbus Circle Amy Smart, Selma Blair, Giovanni Ribisi

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Home of the Brave (1949) is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies About PTSD
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gwen coney added The Unspeakable Crime: Rape

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KatieKate added Captain America: The Winter Soldier Scarlett Johansson, Cobie Smulders, Samuel L. Jackson

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StevePake added Firefox Clint Eastwood, Nigel Hawthorne, John Ratzenberger

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Milo added Hero Chevy Chase, Dustin Hoffman, Geena Davis