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Movies about Mental Illness:

14 movies, sorted by rating.

A Beautiful Mind (2001)

Genre: Biography, Drama
About: Geniuses, Mental illness

In this edition of the PBS series, John Nash -- often called one of the most remarkable mathematicians in history -- tells his version of the strange, tragic and inspiring events that took him from genius to immobilizing illness to the Nobel Prize. Suffering a devastating breakdown at the age of 30 and later diagnosed with schizophrenia, Nash was the focus of the Oscar-winning film A Beautiful Mind (2001). Liev Schreiber narrates.

Shutter Island (2010)

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
About: Mental hospitals, Mental illness

Through a Glass Darkly (1961)

Genre: Drama
About: Mental illness, Schizophrenia

Ordinary People (1980)

Genre: Drama
About: Mental illness, Losing a child

The Machinist (2003)

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
About: Insomnia, Mental illness

What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)

Genre: Drama, Romance
About: Small towns, Mental illness

I Am Sam (2001)

Genre: Drama
About: Mental illness, Parenting

The Lookout (2007)

Genre: Thriller, Drama
About: Mental illness, Amnesia