Movies about mind control are rare. But the filmmakers who have tried to explore the concepts of mind control and brainwashing have given us some really interesting pieces of work. They expand their wings of imagination and make films that leave us with a lot to think about. As much as the scientific world has progressed human brain still remains, to a large extent, a mystery to us. And that’s why the films that are made on topics relating to human mind are very fascinating. Here’s the list of top mind control movies ever. You can watch some of these best mind control movies on Netflix, Hulu, or Amazon Prime. Some films on this list are erotic mind control movies, while others are about brainwashing.
10. Dreamscape (1984)
The story of a a young psychic on the run from himself is recruited by a government agency experimenting with the use of the dream-sharing technology and is given the inverse task of planting an idea into the mind of the U.S. president. It is a movie that was well ahead of its time; it may not have the execution of some of the recent sci-fi films but it still is pretty damn good watch.
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9. Open Your Eyes (1997)
Say, you’ve a perfect life with friends and family and you’re content with it. Suddenly an accident changes everything and leaves everyone that you loved, for dead. What you’ll do? Wouldn’t you give everything to get back those precious moments? Directed by Alejandro Amenabar, this Spanish film tells the story of a rich playboy who meets with an accident and is arrested for a murder and then commits suicide. He then wakes up in the future with artificial memories. Revered by critics and audiences alike for its intelligent story, it caught the attention of Tom Cruise who produced its equally successful American Remake – ‘The Vanilla Sky’.
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