Most Popular "Insanity Defense" Titles
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1. The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)
Approved | 87 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Black comedy about a brilliant Park Avenue doctor who becomes a criminal in order to do research into the criminal mind.
2. The Winston Affair (1964)
94 min | Drama, War
In WW2,a US lieutenant stationed in India shoots dead a British NCO and admits his crime but his reason for the murder is so bizarre that it puzzles his defense counsel.
3. The Kiss Before the Mirror (1933)
67 min | Mystery
When a famous doctor kills his adulterous wife, he is defended by his best friend, an attorney--who suspects that his own wife is having an affair.
By Reason of Madness
Petrocelli defends a wife accused of killing her husband. She knows she killed him but says she didn't know she was doing it. Petrocelli soon realizes she was mentally ill and has to prove her not guilty by reason of insanity.
State Trooper (1956– )
Madman on the Mountain
30 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama
When a gangster is arrested for attacking his ex-wife with a wrench, he pleads insanity. Blake works to prove that the thug is competent to stand trail and intended to maim his former spouse.
Taboo (2002– )
TV-14 | Documentary
Taboo investigate the practice of witchcraft. It looks at the practices of a Witch in Mexico, a cleansing ceremony in Zimbabwe, and a group of Wiccans in the United Kingdom.