Movies that will drive you to insanity

The following list is a list of the films that will drive you absolutely mad. If you pick three of the films on this list every week, watch them and then pick three new film from this list to watch next week and continue doing that for a year, you will probably go insane. Do you have the courage to take the challange?
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1.
Eraserhead (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Henry Spencer tries to survive his industrial environment, his angry girlfriend, and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child. (89 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
“ This is just the beginning folks! Remember that when you see the ending of this film. This is just the beginning. ” - AgentSniff
 
2.
The Room (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  
Johnny is a successful banker who lives happily in a San Francisco townhouse with his fiancée, Lisa. One day, inexplicably, she gets bored of him and decides to seduce Johnny's best friend, Mark. From there, nothing will be the same again. (99 mins.)
Director: Tommy Wiseau
“ A very surreal film featuring a haunting scene with men playing fotball in tuxedos. ” - AgentSniff
 
3.
Under dagen (2000 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
(18 mins.)
Director: Julie Bille
“ This film made my entire family feel sick. ” - AgentSniff
 
4.
Natural Born Killers (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Two victims of traumatized childhoods become lovers and psychopathic serial murderers irresponsibly glorified by the mass media. (118 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone
“ A movie that I have very, VERY mixed feelings about. ” - AgentSniff
 
5.
The Sky Crawlers (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A group of eternally young fighter pilots known as Kildren experience the sudden loss of innocence as they battle the enemy in astonishing dogfights above the clouds. (122 mins.)
Director: Mamoru Oshii
“ Enter the mind**ck ” - AgentSniff
 
6.
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Humanity finds a mysterious, obviously artificial object buried beneath the Lunar surface and, with the intelligent computer H.A.L. 9000, sets off on a quest. (149 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ A dreamlike film that is alright to watch, as long as you don't combinde the view with the other films on this list. ” - AgentSniff
 
7.
Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Concurrent theatrical ending of the TV series "Shin Seiki Evangelion" (1995). (90 mins.)
“ I am a fan of Neon Genesis Evangelion, despite it's flaws. But this film is a bit to much. ” - AgentSniff
 
8.
Storm (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
DD is a smug fellow, almost 30 years of age, who can manage all by himself. At least that's what he thinks... (110 mins.)
Director: Mårlind, Stein
“ The image says it all. That's how you will feel after watching this film. ” - AgentSniff
 
9.
Un Chien Andalou (1929 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dalí present seventeen minutes of bizarre, surreal imagery. (16 mins.)
Director: Louis Bunuel
“ The boogeyman is real, and his name is Salvador Dali and Louis Bunel ” - AgentSniff
 
10.
Antichrist (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A grieving couple retreat to their cabin in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad to worse. (108 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
“ The hypocrisy of the cultural elite. If you put as much (sexual)violence in a film as possible and have the characters speak in riddles, it's an art film! ” - AgentSniff
 
11.
Being John Malkovich (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A puppeteer discovers a portal that leads literally into the head of movie star John Malkovich. (112 mins.)
Director: Spike Jonze
“ Climb into a cave and be John Malkovich for 15 minutes! Yes, it's as weird as it sounds! ” - AgentSniff
 
12.
Donnie Darko (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a large bunny rabbit that manipulates him to commit a series of crimes, after narrowly escaping a bizarre accident. (113 mins.)
Director: Richard Kelly
“ Beware of the bunnies... ” - AgentSniff
 
13.
Elevator Movie (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Surreal dark comedy in which a man and a woman get stuck in an elevator and are forced to live there for several months. (95 mins.)
Director: Zeb Haradon
“ A man get's stuck in an elevator. Madness ensues. ” - AgentSniff
 
14.
Coraline (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
An adventurous girl finds another world that is a strangely idealized version of her frustrating home, but it has sinister secrets. (100 mins.)
Director: Henry Selick
“ Don't let the fact that this is a childrens film fool you. This is one of the scariest films I've ever seen(an I thought The Exorcist was tame). ” - AgentSniff
 
15.
Fight Club (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
An insomniac office worker, looking for a way to change his life, crosses paths with a devil-may-care soap maker, forming an underground fight club that evolves into something much, much more. (139 mins.)
Director: David Fincher
“ Good, but not for a fragile mind. ” - AgentSniff
 
16.
Lithivm (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  
Hanna becomes an intern at a newspaper, and immediately begin to hunt for the big scoop. By chance, she stumbles on some cases of missing women. The info brings her close to an active serial killer. (127 mins.)
Director: David Flamholc
“ The substances the filmakers took while making this film are probably illegal in most nations around the world. Fredrik Dolk gives a good performance, but this is the second worst Swedish film of all time. ” - AgentSniff
 
17.
Peter-No-Tail in America (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Pelle is a cat who was born without a proper tail. He compensates this by studying hard and, much to the dismay of his archrival Måns... (78 mins.)
“ Cartoon insanity. ” - AgentSniff
 
18.
Blood Diner (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Two cannibalistic brothers kill various young women to make their flesh part of their new special dish at their rundown restaurant while seeking blood sacrifices to awaken a dormant Egyptian goddess. (88 mins.)
Director: Jackie Kong
“ This is madness! Madness? This is BLOOD DINNER! ” - AgentSniff
 
19.
Inland Empire (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
As an actress starts to adopt the persona of her character in a film, her world starts to become nightmarish and surreal. (180 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
“ If you have watched all the movies on this list in order, the last piece of your sanity will vanish with this film. But we are not done yet. ” - AgentSniff
 
20.
Naked Lunch (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
After developing an addiction to the substance he uses to kill bugs, an exterminator accidentally murders his wife and becomes involved in a secret government plot being orchestrated by giant bugs in a port town in North Africa. (115 mins.)
“ This film will tear you soul appart. ” - AgentSniff
 
21.
Manos: The Hands of Fate (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.9/10 X  
A family gets lost on the road and stumbles upon a hidden, underground, devil-worshiping cult led by the fearsome Master and his servant Torgo. (70 mins.)
“ No comment. Just Manos: The Hands of Fate ” - AgentSniff
 
22.
Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2 (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.9/10 X  
A group of smart-talking toddlers find themselves at the center of a media mogul's experiment to crack the code to baby talk. The toddlers must race against time for the sake of babies everywhere. (88 mins.)
Director: Bob Clark
“ The fact that an academy awarded actor starred in this flick with appearently possesed babys in it is enough to give one a headache. But that will be the least of your problems once you're done watching it. ” - AgentSniff
 
23.
Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Four fascist libertines round up nine adolescent boys and girls and subject them to one hundred and twenty days of physical, mental and sexual torture. (116 mins.)
“ Just like "Anitchrist", a pretentious "art-film" that is allowed to sicken the viewer. This is nothing but the perverted ideas of a demented director. It's violation of one's mind. ” - AgentSniff
 
24.
Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.5/10 X  
The Martians kidnap Santa Claus because there is nobody on Mars to give their children presents. (81 mins.)
“ This film is pure torture for the human brain. I can imagen this is what Winston Smith and Alex DeLarge were forced to see as part of their brainwashing programs. ” - AgentSniff
 
25.
Tekkonkinkreet (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In Treasure Town, life can be both peaceful and violent. This is never truer than for our heroes, Black and White... (111 mins.)
Director: Maikeru Ariasu
“ I am an animé fan. I do not find animé strange as some of my classmates do. But this... This is crazy. ” - AgentSniff
 
26.
Songs from the Second Floor (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Where are we humans going? A film poem inspired by the Peruvian poet César Vallejo. We meet people in the city. People trying to communicate, searching compassion and get the connection of small and large things. (98 mins.)
Director: Roy Andersson
“ Strange, like surreal paintings or photographs. ” - AgentSniff
 
27.
Pi (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A paranoid mathematician searches for a key number that will unlock the universal patterns found in nature. (84 mins.)
“ This is the proof: Math is dangerous. ” - AgentSniff
 
28.
The Reflecting Skin (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A young boy tries to cope with rural life circa 1950s and his fantasies become a way to interpret events... (96 mins.)
Director: Philip Ridley
“ Will melt your mind like cheese on a hot summer day. ” - AgentSniff
 
29.
Maniac (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  
A former vaudevillian gifted at impersonation assists a mad scientist in reanimating corpses and soon goes mad himself. (51 mins.)
Director: Dwain Esper
“ Seems to have been directed by a maniac. ” - AgentSniff
 
30.
House of 1000 Corpses (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Two teenage couples traveling across the backwoods of Texas searching for urban legends of murder end up as prisoners of a bizarre and sadistic backwater family of serial killers. (89 mins.)
Director: Rob Zombie
“ Rob Zombie has made a few good films. This is not one of them. It starts off fun, but then it becomes so extreamly cruel that it, in combination with the very weird colorscheme and cutting, becomes a mental pain. We have a cut scene shot in 8mm featuring Sheri-Moon Zombie who fingers herself with a corpse, Bill Mosely tries to rape a girl while litterary wearing her father's skin, negative images of brain surgery and that's just the beginning. ” - AgentSniff
 
31.
House (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A schoolgirl and six of her classmates travel to her aunt's country home, which tries to devour the girls in bizarre ways. (88 mins.)
“ A wise man once described this film with the words: "A more apt question would be, what DOESN’T make it weird?" ” - AgentSniff
 
32.
Kwaidan (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A collection of four Japanese folk tales with supernatural themes. (183 mins.)
“ No comment ” - AgentSniff
 
33.
Coonskin (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Rabbit, a country-born trickster, takes over the organized crime racket in Harlem, facing opposition from the institutionalized racism of the Mafia and corrupt police. (100 mins.)
Director: Ralph Bakshi
“ Ralph Bakshi is a sicko, and this is his strangest film. ” - AgentSniff
 
34.
Begotten (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
This gory and entirely visual film tells the surreal tale of the death and rebirth of gods. (72 mins.)
“ It's complete and utter madness at it's very... best? I don't know how to put it, but this film is just deranged. ” - AgentSniff
 
35.
Valhalla Rising (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
1000 AD, for years, One Eye, a mute warrior of supernatural strength, has been held prisoner by the Norse chieftain Barde... (93 mins.)
“ The director appeartenly directed a scene with the words: "It's a metaphysical rape man!" ” - AgentSniff
 
36.
Angel's Egg (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A mysterious young girl wanders a desolate, otherworldly landscape, carrying a large egg. (71 mins.)
Director: Mamoru Oshii
“ A very strange, sad and beautiful film. My favourite of all time. ” - AgentSniff
 
37.
Lost Highway (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
After a bizarre encounter at a party, a jazz saxophonist is framed for the murder of his wife and sent to prison, where he inexplicably morphs into a young mechanic and begins leading a new life. (134 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
“ Where is my mind? Where is my mind? ” - AgentSniff
 
38.
Meet the Feebles (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Multiple animals and insects experience the sleazier side of show business while working on a variety show. (97 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
“ Wha... What did I just watch? ” - AgentSniff
 
39.
The Holy Mountain (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In a corrupt, greed-fueled world, a powerful alchemist leads a Christ-like character and seven materialistic figures to the Holy Mountain, where they hope to achieve enlightenment. (114 mins.)
“ As suggested by the commenters. ” - AgentSniff
 
40.
Scorpio Rising (1964 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
An army of gay/nazi bikers make their engines roar and ride the way to pain/pleasure as sexual and sadistic... (28 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Anger
“ Homoerotic-nazi-bikers. You read it correctly. Homoerotic-nazi-bikers. ” - AgentSniff
 
41.
Lucifer Rising (1972 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Egyptian gods summons the angel Lucifer - in order to usher in a new occult age. (29 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Anger
“ Kenneth Anger raids again. ” - AgentSniff
 
42.
The Girls (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Three actresses prepare to go on the road in a theater production of Lysistrata, Aristophanes' classic comic play about women and war... (100 mins.)
Director: Mai Zetterling
“ A bad Swedish acid trip ” - AgentSniff
 
43.
Sean Banan inuti Seanfrika (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.5/10 X  
Sean Banan is heading of to Africa, the world's coolest place. With him is the singing diva Kikki Danielsson... (76 mins.)
“ This is the worst Swedish film of all time. A rasict, drugfueld, pedophilic mess that should have been reported to the police for indecent exposure. ” - AgentSniff
 
44.
Conspirators of Pleasure (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Six outwardly average individuals have elaborate fetishes they indulge with surreptitious care. A mousy... (85 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
“ This is fu**ing disgusting ” - AgentSniff
 
45.
Alice (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A surrealistic revision of Alice in Wonderland. (86 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
“ THE HORROR! ” - AgentSniff
 
46.
Dead or Alive (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A yakuza of Chinese descent and a Japanese cop each wage their own war against the Japanese mafia. But they are destined to meet. Their encounter will change the world. (105 mins.)
Director: Takashi Miike
“ How do I even describe this? A man rapes a bloke on a toilet, then get's his throat slit by some gangster, cross cut with strippers performing, while a dude is shot and his noodles flies toward the camera in slow motion, a clown performs a pole dance than throws knifes a almost naked guy who is stuck of a colorfull spinning wheel driven by a likewise almost naked man on a bicycle. And that's not even the first 10 minutes! ” - AgentSniff