Netflix movies and series: Mind-bending

33 movies and series in the mind-bending category


Mirror Game: Ab Khel Shuru
The burdens of professional frustration and marital strife drive a professor to ask the impossible of one of his students.
2 November 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 107 minutes
Genre:
OtherLife
3.02
After inventing a drug that induces time-compressed virtual realities, young Ren grapples with partner Sam over how to use their powerful creation.
19 October 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 95 minutes
Cube 2: Hypercube
3.00
Eight strangers wake up trapped in a giant cube whose dimensions defy logic. But if they can't find a way out soon, they'll face certain death.
12 October 2017 | Movie | 2002 | 94 minutes
Cube
3.40
Clueless as to how they got there or why they were chosen, six people are caught in a maze of interlocking cubes with no apparent way out.
12 October 2017 | Movie | 1997 | 90 minutes
Vanishing Time: A Boy Who Returned
3.65
Days after her friends disappear during a trip to a mysterious cave, a girl is approached by a grown man claiming to be one of her missing pals.
5 October 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 129 minutes
Never Let Me Go
3.60
Thirtysomething Kathy reflects on her time spent at Hailsham, an English boarding school, alongside classmates Ruth and Tommy.
5 October 2017 | Movie | 2010 | 103 minutes
The Bad Batch
2.79
Banished to a wasteland of undesirables, a young woman struggles to find her feet among a drug-soaked desert society and an enclave of cannibals.
28 September 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 119 minutes
Buster's Mal Heart
2.95
On the run from authorities, a troubled man recalls the mysterious events -- and the strange drifter -- that inspired his unusual transformation.
31 August 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 97 minutes
Death Note
2.63
Light Turner finds a supernatural notebook and uses it to mete out death, attracting the attention of a detective, a demon and a girl in his class.
31 August 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 100 minutes
Cloud Atlas
3.20
In this star-studded drama, six seemingly disparate stories explore the complicated links that humanity shares through the generations.
2 August 2017 | Movie | 2012 | 171 minutes
The Incident
2.83
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
Genre:
Shimmer Lake
2.75
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
3.12
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
2.83
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
Requiem for a Dream
3.95
A widow's growing dependence on amphetamines and a self-help television show parallels the struggles of her junkie son and his girlfriend and friend.
29 December 2016 | Movie | 2000 | 97 minutes
Daemonium
2.60
In a realm where magic and technology intersect, a shifty, cigar-smoking wizard finds himself in the middle of a war with the powers of hell.
29 December 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 115 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
Genre:
The Land of Cards
2.50
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
Genre:
The Man from the Future
3.20
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
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
2.20
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
3.60
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
Actors:
The Sparticle Mystery
Adults have disappeared off the face of the Earth! At first kids celebrate, but one group knows civilization will begin to break down without them.
22 January 2016 | Show | 2013
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
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

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2.70
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1.90
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