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The Best Psychiatry Movies 

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

List is made up of a variety of items, including Analyze This and The Silence of the Lambs.

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

Various bits of information are included with these popular psychiatry movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. Whether you're watching these psychiatry movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these good psychiatry movies can be enjoyed no matter what.
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MiloŇ° Forman
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is a 1975 drama film written by Lawrence Hauben and Bo Goldman and directed by MiloŇ° Forman.

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The Silence of the Lambs... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Psychiatry Movies
Jonathan Demme
The Silence of the Lambs is a 1991 American thriller film that blends elements of the crime and horror genres. Directed by Jonathan Demme and starring Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, and Scott ...more

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Harold Ramis
Analyze This is a 1999 comedy film directed by Harold Ramis, who co-wrote the screenplay with playwright Kenneth Lonergan and Peter Tolan. The film stars Robert De Niro as a mafioso and Billy ...more

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James Mangold
Girl, Interrupted is a 1999 American drama film, and an adaptation of Susanna Kaysen's 1993 memoir of the same name. The film chronicles Kaysen's 18-month stay at a mental institution. Directed ...more

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Mel Brooks
High Anxiety is a 1977 comedy film produced and directed by Mel Brooks, who also plays the lead. This is Brooks' first film as a producer and first speaking lead role. Veteran Brooks ensemble ...more

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Sidney Lumet
Equus is a 1977 British-American drama film directed by Sidney Lumet and starring Richard Burton. Peter Shaffer wrote the screenplay based on his play Equus. The film also featured Peter Firth, ...more
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Psycho is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Psychiatry Movies
Alfred Hitchcock
Psycho is a 1960 American horror film directed by Alfred Hitchcock. The film centers on an encounter between a secretary, Marion Crane, who ends up at a secluded motel after taking money from ...more

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John Cassavetes
A Woman Under the Influence is a 1974 American drama film written and directed by John Cassavetes. It focuses on a woman whose unusual behavior leads her husband to commit her for psychiatric ...more

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Harold Ramis
Analyze That is a 2002 mafia comedy film, and a sequel to the 1999 film Analyze This. The film was directed and co-written by Harold Ramis and stars Robert De Niro and Billy Crystal who ...more
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Batman Begins is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Psychiatry Movies
Christopher Nolan
Batman Begins is a 2005 superhero film directed by Christopher Nolan, based on the DC Comics character. After training with his mentor (Liam Neeson), Batman (Christian Bale) begins his fight to ...more

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James Mangold
Identity is a 2003 American psychological thriller film directed by James Mangold from a screenplay written by Michael Cooney. The film stars John Cusack, Ray Liotta, Amanda Peet, Alfred Molina, ...more

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Three Christs is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Psychiatry Movies
Three Christs
Jon Avnet
Three Christs is an American drama film directed by Jon Avnet, based on the book The Three Christs of Ypsilanti by Milton Rokeach. It follows Dr. Alan Stone, who is treating three paranoid ...more

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