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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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    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is a 1975 drama film written by Lawrence Hauben and Bo Goldman...  more

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    The Silence of the Lambs is a 1991 American thriller film that blends elements of the crime...  more

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    Girl, Interrupted

    James Mangold
    Girl, Interrupted is a 1999 American drama film, and an adaptation of Susanna Kaysen's 1993...  more

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    Analyze This

    Harold Ramis
    Analyze This is a 1999 comedy film directed by Harold Ramis, who co-wrote the screenplay with...  more

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    Alfred Hitchcock
    Psycho is a 1960 American horror film directed by Alfred Hitchcock. The film centers on an...  more

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    James Mangold
    Identity is a 2003 American psychological thriller film directed by James Mangold from a...  more

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    Sidney Lumet
    Equus is a 1977 British-American drama film directed by Sidney Lumet and starring Richard...  more

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    High Anxiety

    Mel Brooks
    High Anxiety is a 1977 comedy film produced and directed by Mel Brooks, who also plays the...  more

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    Lance Young
    Bliss is a 1997 film directed by Lance Young....  more
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    The Wackness

    Jonathan Levine
    The Wackness is a 2008 American coming-of-age drama film by Jonathan Levine and starring Josh...  more

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    28 Days

    Betty Thomas
    28 Days is a 2000 American comedy-drama film directed by Betty Thomas. Sandra Bullock plays...  more
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    Analyze That

    Harold Ramis
    Analyze That is a 2002 mafia comedy film, and a sequel to the 1999 film Analyze This. The film...  more
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    Anger Management

    Peter Segal
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    Antwone Fisher

    Denzel Washington
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    As Good as It Gets

    James L. Brooks
    As Good as It Gets is a 1997 American romantic comedy film directed by James L. Brooks and...  more

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    Penny Marshall
    Awakenings is a 1990 American drama film based on Oliver Sacks' 1973 memoir of the same title....  more

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    A Couch in New York

    Chantal Akerman
    A Couch in New York is a 1996 film about an anonymous exchange of apartments between a...  more
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    Bad Timing

    Nicolas Roeg
    Bad Timing is a 1980 British psychological thriller film directed by Nicolas Roeg and starring...  more
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    Beyond Therapy

    Robert Altman
    Beyond Therapy is a 1987 American comedy film written and directed by Robert Altman, based on...  more
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    Crazy People

    Tony Bill, Barry L. Young
    Crazy People is a 1990 comedy film starring Dudley Moore and Daryl Hannah, and directed by...  more
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    David and Lisa

    Frank Perry
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    Dressed to Kill

    Brian De Palma
    This film is a 1980 American thriller film written and directed by Brian De Palma and starring...  more

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    Final Analysis

    Phil Joanou
    Final Analysis is a 1992 American neo-noir drama directed by Phil Joanou and written by Wesley...  more
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    Todd Solondz
    Happiness is a 1998 American comedy-drama film directed by Todd Solondz. The lives of three...  more

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