Why people make and watch these films?
Psychologists say that the desire for this kind of films is not accidental for two reasons. Well, first, medicine and everything connected with it, for a person uninitiated, has always been a mystery. And periodically the events there related to medical errors or secret experiments do act on people, like a magnet. And here begins to carry out the principle of forbidden fruit, i.e. the person to whatever was necessary to see everything and learn. Especially want to look in a psychiatric hospital – closed object where the event occurs, which you can only guess.
How many discoveries did people, and the mystery of the human soul remains undiscovered. And it always attracts.
The second reason is the presence of you each second. This can be called whatever you like, the essence remains the same. And that's what makes people interested in everything unusual that may be associated with mental and mental organization of man.
Knowing that this topic in the cinema are always in demand, and with a talented approach of the Director may be recoverable, makers do not skimp on the shooting of such films. The benefit of imagination is, so you can turn around and capture the imagination of the audience.
Horror movies about mental hospitals, shot in recent time
"Nuthouse". The events of this movie takes place in a new dormitory in which I moved a group of young people. They do not realize that in the past, this building housed a psychiatric hospital, the head physician was killed under mysterious circumstances.
His Ghost has still not left this world, and young people have to deal with it.
The "house". A movie where the protagonist must undergo compulsory treatment in a psychiatric hospital. But something strange is happening in the clinic – one by one begin to disappear patients. To save his life, the heroine will have to understand what's going on in the hospital at night.
"Grave encounters" is a film about a television show that decide to withdraw within the walls of the former psychiatric hospital. To enhance the effect of the show will be broadcast live, even for a minute without turning off the camera. Participants are satisfied with it, but the ghosts that inhabit this clinic, not really.
In addition to these films about psychiatric hospitals, you can see, for example, such as "Cell", "Sanatorium", "one Flew over the cuckoo's nest" and others.
Advice 2 : Horror movies about doctors
The medical profession is very often exploited in horror films. Extremely fertile topic! It is impossible to calculate how much was filmed thrillers where the main character was the mad doctor or the action unfolded on the territory of the clinic. Here's a selection of the most successful horror movies about doctors and hospitals, taken at different times, but which are impossible to watch without a shudder.
European horror films - scariest
That European thrillers are sometimes striking in their sophistication, no doubt. Directors sometimes give out such masterpieces that have for so long can not recover. Depressing and leaves the viewer a few days. A striking example is the film by Dutch Director Tom six's "the Human centipede" (2009). Crazy doctor puts his inhuman experiment, which kidnaps three young people. This film some of the audience could not even watch it to the end, so some of the scenes in it are disgusting.
"Hypnosis" (2010), manufacturing of Spain. The focus of the psychiatric clinic, where patients treated with hypnosis. A young doctor, she gradually begins to realize that the hospital where she works, is fraught with many secrets and that she herself may become a victim. The film is somewhat scary, but depressing, what distinguishes many European horror films.
Reanimator, the dentist or pathologist?
Hollywood is also consistently scares the audience with films about doctors, maniacs.
"The dentist" (1996) directed Brian Yuzna. When successful, the dentist stops taking anti-anxiety medications, his victim is a beautiful wife, which he is constantly jealous. The film is especially recommended to all those who are afraid of dentists.
"Reanimator" (1985). In the experiment conducted in the morgue, will break living dead, which is very aggressive. The film is low budget, but is considered a classic and a must for all fans of this genre.
"Pathology" (2008). Killer doctors compete with each other, who better to kill a man. The film is sometimes quite scary, especially for those who are afraid of morgues and pathologists considering them to be cynics and perverts.
"Elena in a box" (1992). A film about the manic passion of a talented surgeon who is obsessed with the beautiful Elena. When his girlfriend gets hit by a car, he's at home, saving her life, amputates both of her legs. In the film, quite a lot of erotic scenes, but it's pretty creepy.
"Dr. giggles" (1992). In childhood the main character had seen how his father is doing inhumane operation. And he, staying true to the family tradition, coming from a psychiatric clinic, returns to his hometown and continues to experiment on people.
"Dead ringers" (1988). Director - David Cronenberg. Two brothers work together doctors. One shy, the other a master in seducing women. Movie star Claire, without knowing, begins to meet immediately with both brothers. As events will develop further? The film is very good, look it is definitely.