10 Best Movies With Mind Twisting Plot And Characters


There are few movie amazing twists and mind twisting plot – these movies will trouble your brain and you need more concentration to follow the story, but we still love these movies because they engage us much better than a Saturday night movie, which usually last for one time watch only.

Mulholland Drive (2001) – Director: David Lynch

After a car wreck on the winding Mulholland Drive renders a woman amnesiac, she and a perky Hollywood-hopeful search for clues and answers across Los Angeles in a twisting venture beyond dreams and reality.

The Prestige – Director: Christopher Nolan

Two stage magicians engage in competitive one-upmanship in an attempt to create the ultimate stage illusion.

Donnie Darko (2001) – Director: Richard Kelly

A troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a large bunny rabbit that manipulates him to commit a series of crimes, after narrowly escaping a bizarre accident.

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) – Director: Michel Gondry

Joel and Clementine begin a relationship post a train journey together, unaware that they had previously been in a relationship-gone-sour, memories of which were clinically erased.

Memento (2000) – Director: Christopher Nolan

A man juggles searching for his wife’s murderer and keeping his short-term memory loss from being an obstacle.

Inception (2010) – Director: Christopher Nolan

A thief, who steals corporate secrets through use of dream-sharing technology, is given the inverse task of planting an idea into the mind of a CEO.

The Butterfly Effect (2004) – Director: Eric Bress, J. Mackye Gruber

Evan Treborn suffers blackouts during significant events of his life. As he grows up, he finds a way to remember these lost memories and a supernatural way to alter his life by reading his journal.

Predestination (2014) – Directors: Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig

For his final assignment, a top temporal agent must pursue the one criminal that has eluded him throughout time. The chase turns into a unique, surprising and mind-bending exploration of love, fate, identity and time travel taboos.

Jacob’s Ladder (1990) – Director: Adrian Lyne

Mourning his dead child, a haunted Vietnam War veteran attempts to discover his past while suffering from a severe case of dissociation. To do so, he must decipher reality and life from his own dreams, delusion, and perception of death.

Twelve Monkeys (1995) – Director: Terry Gilliam

In a future world devastated by disease, a convict is sent back in time to gather information about the man-made virus that wiped out most of the human population on the planet.

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