MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 43,640 this week

Mind Games (2001)

TV Movie  -   -  Crime | Drama | Mystery  -  6 January 2001 (UK)
6.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.8/10 from 112 users  
Reviews: 4 user

A former nun turned criminal profiler is called in to investigate the horrific ritualistic murders of two middle aged women. Her unorthodox approach means that she has to deal not only with... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 429 titles
created 06 Jan 2014
 
a list of 40 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 511 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Mind Games" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Mind Games (TV Movie 2001)

Mind Games (TV Movie 2001) on IMDb 6.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Mind Games.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

An ex-con gets caught in the wrong place at the wrong time.

Director: Metin Hüseyin
Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Max Beesley, James Bolam
Endgame I (2009)
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A story based on the covert discussions that brought down the Apartheid regime in South Africa.

Director: Pete Travis
Stars: William Hurt, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Jonny Lee Miller
Mine Games (2012)
Mystery | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A group of young friends make an incomprehensible discovery in an abandoned mine, but the more they try to change the future, the more they seal their fate.

Director: Richard Gray
Stars: Briana Evigan, Rebecca Da Costa, Julianna Guill
Mind Games (1989)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Rita and Dana Lund's marriage is in a crisis, Rita's frustrated from being just a housewife. To save their marriage, they set out for a camping trip through California with their son. At a ... See full summary »

Director: Bob Yari
Stars: Maxwell Caulfield, Edward Albert, Shawn Weatherly
Mind Games I (2013)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Ashley McColeman
Stars: Justine Cargo, Marcia de Deckere, Leigh Elliott
Mind Games (1996)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A college professor is haunted by the spirit of his dead lover.

Director: Kevin Alber
Stars: Brian Krause, Maria Ford, Soleil Moon Frye
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Having left Brixton and become a successful business woman, Tiki returns to catch up on her old flame, Soweto. He appears to have wasted his life away, living in a squat. The two people and... See full summary »

Director: Jann Turner
Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Darvina Plante, Paulette P. Williams
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Finbar Lynch ...
DCI Chris Medwynter
...
DCI Ricky Grover
Sara Kestelman ...
Dr. Davina Ward
...
Patrick Poletti ...
American Profiler
Graham Turner ...
Martin Savage
...
DC Terry Beale (as Crispin Bonham Carter)
Ian Targett ...
DC Roger Ball
Geoffrey Church ...
DC Matt Begg
Tanya Ronder ...
DC Samantha Western
Lisa Palfrey ...
DC Rebecca Longton
Stevan Rimkus ...
Gary Little
John Cormack ...
Little's Solicitor
Cameron Stewart ...
Fireman One
Edit

Storyline

A former nun turned criminal profiler is called in to investigate the horrific ritualistic murders of two middle aged women. Her unorthodox approach means that she has to deal not only with solving a murder but also winning the trust of her sceptical colleagues. Written by David McDaid <dpamcdaid@aol.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

6 January 2001 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

I mördarens sinne  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Superb Thriller with an Incomparable Actress
18 May 2006 | by (London) – See all my reviews

Lynda La Plante's credentials in crime stories featuring strong female characters would be hard to improve on. Following her seminal "Prime Suspect", "Mind Games" is an intelligent and multi-faceted perspective on the role of the mind and the brain in investigation and in life. The central character (played by Fiona Shaw, without question one of the greatest actresses in the world) uses not just her professional psychological profiling qualifications to inform her work, but also draws on her own faith (the character was previously a Roman Catholic nun) to help her in understanding what the mind can do and what it cannot overcome. It is a magnificent film: exciting, original and quiet, with a uniformly excellent cast who bring a real freshness to the genre.


7 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Mind Games (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?