The Best Movies About Suicide

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List Criteria: Movies must have suicide plot points.

A list of the best suicide movies ever made, ranked by movie fans with film trailers when available. This suicide movie list is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about suicide are at the top of the list. If there are any great movies about suicide you believe we missed, please feel free to add them to the list yourself. The films on this list are the most famous suicide movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already. Click on these suicide movie titles for more information about the films.

List is made up of a variety of items, including Harold and Maude and Million Dollar Baby.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best suicide movies?" and "What is the greatest suicide movie of all time?"

Various bits of information are included with these popular suicide movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. Whether you're watching these suicide movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these good suicide movies can be enjoyed no matter what.

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    Suicide Room is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Soukaina
    Kinga Preis, Agata Kulesza, Mateusz Kościukiewicz

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    The Perks of Being a Wallflowe... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by PeteBoyle
    Emma Watson, Nina Dobrev, Paul Rudd

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    It's Kind of a Funny Story is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

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    Emma Roberts, Lauren Graham, Zach Galifianakis

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    Cyberbully is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

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    Emily Osment, Meaghan Rath, Kay Panabaker

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    Girl, Interrupted is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

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    Angelina Jolie, Winona Ryder, Whoopi Goldberg

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    Dead Poets Society is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

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    Robin Williams, Ethan Hawke, Lara Flynn Boyle

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  7. 7
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    The Virgin Suicides is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide


    Kirsten Dunst, Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito

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    Wristcutters: A Love Story is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Lee Kirby
    Tom Waits, Leslie Bibb, Will Arnett

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    Seven Pounds is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

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    Will Smith, Rosario Dawson, Woody Harrelson

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    Chatroom is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

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    Imogen Poots, Richard Madden, Michelle Fairley

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    Ordinary People is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide


    Mary Tyler Moore, Donald Sutherland, Adam Baldwin

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    Million Dollar Baby is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    most listed & added by Lee Kirby
    Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman, Hilary Swank

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    Archie's Final Project is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

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    David Carradine, Vanessa Lengies, Mariel Hemingway

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    Heathers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

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    Winona Ryder, Shannen Doherty, Christian Slater

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    Harold and Maude is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Lee Kirby
    Ruth Gordon, Tom Skerritt, Bud Cort

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    Leaving Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Lee Kirby
    Nicolas Cage, Mariska Hargitay, Elisabeth Shue

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    Boy Interrupted is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Lee Kirby
    Boy Interrupted

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    Vertigo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Lee Kirby
    James Stewart, Kim Novak, Alfred Hitchcock

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    Prayers for Bobby is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Akai Nisshoku
    Sigourney Weaver, Henry Czerny, Carly Schroeder

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    A Girl Like Her is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by EvelynA
    Lexi Ainsworth, Jimmy Bennet, Hunter King

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    Romeo + Juliet is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Paul Rudd, Brian Dennehy

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    21 Grams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Lee Kirby
    Naomi Watts, Sean Penn, Benicio del Toro

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    Before I Disappear is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by melanie-kurstin
    Before I Disappear Emmy Rossum, Ron Perlman, Paul Wesley

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    Secret Cutting is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

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    Sean Young, Rhea Perlman, Robert Wisden

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    It's a Wonderful Life is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Tom Islava
    James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore

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    The Number 23 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Lee Kirby
    Jim Carrey, Rhona Mitra, Logan Lerman

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    2:37 is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    ranked low on reranks & added by Abbs0912
    Teresa Palmer, Gary Sweet, Sarah Hudson

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    Dead Man on Campus is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    often listed & added by Lee Kirby
    Alyson Hannigan, Poppy Montgomery, Jason Segel

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    Suicide Club is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Lee Kirby
    Kimiko Yo, Ryo Ishibashi, Akaji Maro

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    A Single Man is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    ranked low on reranks & added by PeteBoyle
    Julianne Moore, Jon Hamm, Ginnifer Goodwin

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    'night, Mother is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

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    Anne Bancroft, Sissy Spacek, Claire Malis

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    The Hours is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by LindaAnnForis
    Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore

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    Gods and Monsters is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Lee Kirby
    Ian McKellen, Brendan Fraser, Lynn Redgrave

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    Logan's Run is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide


    Farrah Fawcett, Peter Ustinov, Jenny Agutter

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    About a Boy is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Relapse
    Rachel Weisz, Hugh Grant, Toni Collette

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    About Alex is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by melanie-kurstin
    About Alex Jane Levy, Aubrey Plaza, Maggie Grace

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    The Unforgiven is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Lee Kirby
    Audrey Hepburn, Burt Lancaster, Lillian Gish

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    Battle Royale is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by PeteBoyle
    Beat Kitano, Chiaki Kuriyama, Kou Shibasaki

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    The Good Girl is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Lee Kirby
    Jennifer Aniston, Zooey Deschanel, Jake Gyllenhaal

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    Gattaca is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by MICHAEL3
    Uma Thurman, Jude Law, Ethan Hawke

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    A Long Way Down is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Ang C
    Pierce Brosnan, Rosamund Pike, Toni Collette

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    Love Liza is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    often listed & added by Lee Kirby
    Kathy Bates, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Stephen Tobolowsky

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    Better Off Dead is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

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    John Cusack, E.G. Daily, David Ogden Stiers

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    Sin City is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by PeteBoyle
    Jessica Alba, Bruce Willis, Mickey Rourke

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    Logan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Melissa Lawrence
    Logan Booboo Stewart, Leo Howard, Charles Heuvelman

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    Teenage Dirtbag is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Relapse
    Chris Ellis, Scott Michael Foster, Kyle Lupo

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    Amadeus is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

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    Jeffrey Jones, Cynthia Nixon, Christine Ebersole

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    Leave Her to Heaven is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

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    Gene Tierney, Vincent Price, Jeanne Crain

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    The Happening is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Lee Kirby
    Zooey Deschanel, Mark Wahlberg, M. Night Shyamalan

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    Vanilla Sky is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies About Suicide

    added by Lee Kirby
    Cameron Diaz, Tom Cruise, Penélope Cruz

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