The Best Psychology Movies and TV Shows on AcornTV
Finding a good Psychology movie and TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Psychology movies and TV shows of all time streaming on AcornTV.
What it's about: The wise-cracking Fitz is a brilliant but flawed criminal psychologist with a remarkable insight into the criminal mind.
Where to Watch: 16 episodes (41%) are available to watch free online (PlutoTV & IMDb TV). 23 episodes (59%) are available to stream on a subscription service (BritBox & AcornTV). 23 episodes (59%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 2 services (Google Play & YouTube).
2. Wire in the Blood
What it's about: Clinical psychologist Dr Tony Hill's uncanny ability to see into the minds of murderers means he finds it difficult to distance himself from disturbing cases.
Where to Watch: 24 episodes (71%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla & AcornTV). 15 episodes (44%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).
3. The Scarlet Pimpernel
What it's about: A series of television drama programmes loosely based on Baroness Emmuska Orczy's series of novels, set in 1793 during the French Revolution. It stars Richard E. Grant as the hero, Sir Percy Blakeney, and his eponymous alter ego. The first series also starred Elizabeth McGovern as his wife Marguerite and Martin Shaw as the Pimpernel's archrival, Paul Chauvelin. Robespierre was played by Ronan Vibert. It was filmed in the Czech Republic and scored by a Czech composer, Michal Pavlíček.
Where to Watch: 1 episodes (17%) are available to stream on a subscription service (AcornTV). 1 episodes (17%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).
4. Count Arthur Strong
What it's about: Count Arthur Strong is a faded star from the golden days of variety, prone to delusions of grandeur, selective memory loss and the blurting out of malapropisms. He was never as famous as he thinks he was... or still thinks he is. Believing that another great entertainment triumph is only a phone call away, Arthur spends his day making the most of any opportunity that comes along - gaining a free lunch or selling a dodgy foot-spa he doesn't want - creating chaos and confusion wherever he goes, blissfully unaware that he has done so.
Where to Watch: 6 episodes (29%) are available to watch free online (Tubi). 2 episodes (10%) are available to stream on a subscription service (AcornTV).
5. The Return
What it's about: A story of two Russian boys whose father suddenly returns home after a 12-year absence. He takes the boys on a holiday to a remote island on a lake that turns into a test of manhood of almost mythic proportions.
Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy & AcornTV) & rent or buy from $2.00 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).