Watching movies is an interesting approach to treating patients with depression and mood disorders . They say a picture speaks a thousand words. So imagine what a movie which is an amalgamation of thousands of pictures along with dialogues and music can do for such a person?
#1 A Beautiful Mind
John Forbes Nash, a mathematical genius, made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful journey of self-discovery once he was diagnosed with schizophrenia. After many years of struggle, he eventually triumphed over this tragedy, and finally, received the Nobel Prize.
#2 Shutter Island
The film opens in 1954 as World War II veteran and current federal marshal Teddy Daniels and his new partner, Chuck , ferry to Shutter Island, a water-bound mental hospital housing the criminally insane. They have been asked to investigate the disappearance of Rachel Solando , a patient admitted to the asylum after she murdered her three children.. Complicating matters further, Teddy has a secret of his own: the arsonist who murdered his wife is incarcerated on Shutter Island. Driven to confront his wife’s killer, and stranded on the island because of a hurricane, Teddy must unravel the secrets of the eerie place before succumbing to his own madness.
#3 Good Will Hunting
The most brilliant mind at America’s top university isn’t a student…he’s the kid who cleans the floors! Will Hunting is a headstrong, working-class genius who’s failing the lessons of life. After one too many run-ins with the law, Will’s last chance is a psychology professor, who might be the only man who can reach him! You’ll find Good Will Hunting a powerful and unforgettable movie experience!