Netflix movies and series: Mind-bending

25 movies and series in the mind-bending category


The Incident
Two criminals race down a stairwell, a cop close behind. A bickering family begins a road trip. Their journeys will take far longer than expected.
22 June 2017 | Movie | 2014 | 100 minutes
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Shimmer Lake
Unfolding in reverse time, this darkly comic crime thriller follows a local sheriff hunting three bank robbery suspects, one of whom is his brother.
15 June 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 86 minutes
Lucid Dream
After searching for his abducted son for three years, a devastated father attempts to track down his missing child through lucid dreams.
8 June 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 101 minutes
The Prestige
3.95
Desperate to reveal each other's secrets, two rival magicians begin to perform increasingly risky tricks -- which soon turn deadly.
28 April 2017 | Movie | 2006 | 130 minutes
The Discovery
A scientist whose proof of an afterlife caused a rash of suicides forges ahead with his research, while his disapproving son falls for a troubled woman.
13 April 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 102 minutes
Memento
3.88
Suffering short-term memory loss after a head injury, Leonard Shelby embarks on a grim quest to find the lowlife who murdered his wife.
2 March 2017 | Movie | 2000 | 113 minutes
Mulholland Dr.
3.70
An amnesiac woman stranded on Mulholland Drive is taken in by an ingénue who's moved to Hollywood to pursue her dreams in this surreal, complex tale.
2 February 2017 | Movie | 2001 | 146 minutes
The OA
Seven years after vanishing from her home, a young woman returns with mysterious new abilities and recruits five strangers for a secret mission.
22 December 2016 | Show | 2016
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The Land of Cards
A royal prince arrives on an island of fascist rule and inspires a rebellion among its women in this hallucinogenic adaptation of a classic play.
25 November 2016 | Movie | 2012 | 113 minutes
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The Man from the Future
Accidentally inventing a time machine, Zero returns to college to avoid losing his dream girl. But how many times will he have to change the past?
8 November 2016 | Movie | 2011 | 105 minutes
Millennium
As investigator Bill Smith sifts through the wreckage of two jumbo jets, he learns the doomed passengers were abducted by a person from the future.
7 October 2016 | Movie | 1989 | 105 minutes
The Returned
4.10
Several people come back to their home town in the same week after they've been dead for years in this eerie dramatic series.
10 March 2016 | Show | 2015
Narcopolis
In a futuristic world where recreational drugs are legal and provided by a giant corporation, a murder pushes a gritty detective to expose corruption.
2 March 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 95 minutes
The Search For Life: The Drake Equation
In 1961, American astrophysicist Frank Drake transformed attitudes about the search for extraterrestrial life by writing a revolutionary equation.
1 February 2016 | Documentaries | 2010 | 59 minutes
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Comet
3.23
Over the course of six years – and possibly in parallel universes – Kimberly and Dell try to overcome their differences and build a lasting romance.
28 July 2015 | Movie | 2014 | 91 minutes
The ABCs of Death
2.55
In this audacious anthology film, 26 masters of horror work their way down the alphabet with terrifying, humorous and poignant tales about death.
13 March 2015 | Movie | 2012 | 129 minutes
Sex and Lucía
3.45
In an attempt to get over losing her boyfriend, Lucía retreats to a quiet Mediterranean island and begins to reflect on their relationship.
14 December 2014 | Movie | 2001 | 122 minutes
Valhalla Rising
2.95
A warrior kills his master and escapes with the man's son. They set sail with a band of Christian Crusaders and end up in the nightmarish New World.
14 December 2014 | Movie | 2009 | 92 minutes | Watch trailer
Mr. Nobody
3.88
The last mortal in a world of immortals, Nemo Nobody begins reviewing his life at the age of 120, trying to determine if he made the right decisions.
14 December 2014 | Movie | 2009 | 139 minutes
The Tomorrow People
3.80
A group of young people with evolved powers battle evil using their special talents that include teleportation and telepathic communication.
14 December 2014 | Show | 2013
Gomorrah
3.40
The intertwining tales of a delivery boy, a tailor, a businessman and two teenagers form the fabric of this gritty examination of the Neapolitan mob.
14 December 2014 | Movie | 2008 | 131 minutes
John Dies at the End
3.33
Promising a trip that transcends time and space, a drug called Soy Sauce is sweeping the landscape -- and quietly robbing users of their humanity.
14 December 2014 | Movie | 2012 | 95 minutes
Wakfu
4.04
Yugo, a 12-year old Eliatrope with special powers, sets out on a mission to find his true family and uncover the mysteries of Wakfu.
7 December 2014 | Show | 2011
Twin Peaks
3.97
"Who killed Laura Palmer?" is the question on everyone's lips in a secretive small town, but as an eccentric FBI agent learns, the answer isn't easy.
7 December 2014 | Show | 1990
Mine Games
2.85
When a group of friends find a remote abandoned mine and decide to explore, their excitement turns to fear as they're hunted by a mysterious force.
7 December 2014 | Movie | 2012 | 93 minutes

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