The weirdest movies I've seen (not necessarily good)

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1.
Underground (1995)
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A group of serbian socialists prepares for the war in a surreal underground filled by parties, tragedies, love and hate. (170 mins.)
Director: Emir Kusturica
“ Looked like it was going to be an ordinary movie but turned out to be an awesome one instead. Definitely worth 2 and a half hours of watching.
The funniest scene - with the cat and the shoe
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
2.
The Cow (1969)
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An old villager deeply in love with his cow goes to the capital for a while. While he's there, the cow dies and now the villagers are afraid of his possible reaction to it when he returns. (104 mins.)
Director: Dariush Mehrjui
“ The short description of the plot attracted me to this one.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
3.
Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (2010)
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Dying of kidney disease, a man spends his last, somber days with family, including the ghost of his wife and a forest spirit who used to be his son, on a rural northern Thailand farm. (114 mins.)
“ Didn't like it,didn't get it.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
4.
Spiral (2000)
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The inhabitants of a small Japanese town become increasingly obsessed with and tormented by spirals. (90 mins.)
Director: Higuchinsky
“ Ok movie, solid horror.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
5.
Nothing (2003)
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After a terrible day, two good friends and housemates find the outside world converted into a featureless and empty white void. (90 mins.)
Director: Vincenzo Natali
“ Had an execellent premise, could have been done better, much better.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
6.
The Exterminating Angel (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The guests at an upper-class dinner party find themselves unable to leave. (95 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
“ Loved the premise of this one and it surely didn't disappoint.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
7.
The American Astronaut (2001)
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Samuel Curtis, an interplanetary trader, sets forth through a rustic and remote solar system, unaware that his old friend Professor Hess is trying to kill him. (91 mins.)
Director: Cory McAbee
“ Ok movie, I didn't get it, but it was interesting enough.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
8.
Possible Worlds (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A man lives in parallel worlds, falling in love with the same woman, while the police hunt down a serial killer who steals brains. (93 mins.)
Director: Robert Lepage
“ slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
9.
La moustache (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Marc is sitting in his bath one morning and asks his wife, "how would you feel if I shaved off my mustache?" She doesn't think it's a great idea... (87 mins.)
“ Confusing movie but an interesting one.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
10.
Gayniggers from Outer Space (1992 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Extraterrestrial beings travel the galaxy to free men "oppressed" by females to make way for an entirely-homosexual society. (26 mins.)
Director: Morten Lindberg
“ Watched this one because of the title. Mildly fun,mostly boring.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
11.
Blue (1993)
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Against a plain, unchanging blue screen, a densely interwoven soundtrack of voices, sound effects and... (79 mins.)
Director: Derek Jarman
“ Not weird per se, but because there is no picture, only the color blue and the sound. ” - expatria2
 
12.
The Bothersome Man (2006)
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In a strange city where every person seems content beyond reason a new man arrives in town and stirs up trouble by asking too many questions. (95 mins.)
Director: Jens Lien
“ Not so puzzling, fairly interesting.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
13.
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.)
“ Didn't like it at all, disgusting, disturbing and boring.
very weird ” - expatria2
 
14.
What to Do in a Zombie Attack (2006 Video)
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A 1950s educational film on how to survive a Zombie Invasion. Part one explains how to be prepared and how to improvise... (12 mins.)
Director: Joey Carrillo
“ Again, because of the title. Not interesting.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
15.
Jesus Christ Vampire Hunter (2001)
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Kung-Fu Action / Comedy / Horror / Musical about the second coming. (85 mins.)
“ The title, again. Don't even remember how it ended. Boring.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
16.
Sexmission (1984)
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Two scientists are placed in hibernation and should be awaken after three years. But when they wake up, it turns out that it has been fifty years, and they are the only two males in a new, underground society composed exclusively of women. (117 mins.)
“ Funny premise and not too bad execution.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
17.
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In the depths of the Korvatunturi mountains, 486 metres deep, lies the closest ever guarded secret of Christmas. The time has come to dig it up! This Christmas everyone will believe in Santa Claus. (84 mins.)
“ Interesting and kinda scaryish.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
18.
Postal (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
In the ironically named city of Paradise, a recently laid-off loser teams up with his cult-leading uncle to steal a peculiar bounty of riches from their local amusement park; somehow, the recently arrived Taliban have a similar focus, but a far more sinister intent. (100 mins.)
Director: Uwe Boll
“ Well,it was definitelly fun.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
19.
Bubba Ho-Tep (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Elvis and JFK, both alive and in a nursing home, fight for the souls of their fellow residents as they battle an ancient Egyptian Mummy. (92 mins.)
Director: Don Coscarelli
“ A great one, a must see for Elvis fans.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
20.
Innocence (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A look inside an offbeat boarding school for young girls. (122 mins.)
“ This one isn't as weird for things we see but for the things we don't, that is, for the lack of them.
slightly disturbing
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
21.
Orlando (1992)
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Young nobleman Orlando is commanded by Queen Elizabeth I to stay forever young. Miraculously, he does just that... (94 mins.)
Director: Sally Potter
“ A nice movie.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
22.
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
This lavish, impudent, adult fairy tale takes the viewer from 18th-century Braunschweig to St. Petersburg, Constantinople, Venice, and then to the moon using ingenious special effects, stunning location shooting. (110 mins.)
Director: Josef von Báky
“ Ok movie.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
23.
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)
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An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits. (126 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
“ Same as above. ” - expatria2
 
24.
Hobo with a Shotgun (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A homeless vigilante blows away crooked cops, pedophile Santas, and other scumbags with his trusty pump-action shotgun. (86 mins.)
Director: Jason Eisener
“ This one was too much for me, too much violence and mutilation.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
25.
Rubber (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A homicidal car tire, discovering it has destructive psionic power, sets its sights on a desert town once a mysterious woman becomes its obsession. (82 mins.)
Director: Quentin Dupieux
“ Boring, it has absolutely no sense.
very weird ” - expatria2
 
26.
Rabbits (2002 Short Film)
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In a nameless city deluged by continuous rain, three rabbits live with a fearful mystery. (43 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
“ Lynch made it, it is supposed to be weird.
very weird ” - expatria2
 
27.
Dogtooth (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Three teenagers live isolated, without leaving their house, because their over-protective parents say they can only leave when their dogtooth falls out. (94 mins.)
“ Mediocre movie.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
28.
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 kills his wife, and becomes involved in a secret government plot being orchestrated by giant bugs in a port town in North Africa. (115 mins.)
“ The typewriter, I'll never forget it.
very weird ” - expatria2
 
29.
La antena (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
This near-silent black and white film from Argentina tells the story of a city that has lost its voice, stolen by Mr. TV, and the attempts of a small family to win the voice back. Similar in design to early German expressionist films. (99 mins.)
Director: Esteban Sapir
“ Didn't find it particulary interesting, perhaps because nobody was talking.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
30.
Man Bites Dog (1992)
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A film crew follows a ruthless thief and heartless killer as he goes about his daily routine. But complications set in when the film crew lose their objectivity and begin lending a hand. (95 mins.)
“ More shocking than weird.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
31.
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Two minor characters from the play 'Hamlet' stumble around unaware of their scripted lives and unable to deviate from them. (117 mins.)
Director: Tom Stoppard
“ Loved the premise and the movie was a lot of fun.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
32.
Brazil (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A bureaucrat, in a retro-future world, tries to correct an administrative error, and becomes an enemy of the state. (132 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
“ Disappointing end but generally good.
very weird ” - expatria2
 
33.
Synecdoche, New York (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A theatre director struggles with his work, and the women in his life, as he creates a life-size replica of New York City inside a warehouse as part of his new play. (124 mins.)
Director: Charlie Kaufman
“ An ok movie.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
34.
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
“ Lynch,again.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
35.
The City of Lost Children (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A scientist in a surrealist society kidnaps children to steal their dreams, hoping that they slow his aging process. (112 mins.)
“ Fairly entertaining but forgettable.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
36.
The Science of Sleep (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A man entranced by his dreams and imagination is love-struck with a French woman and feels he can show her his world. (105 mins.)
Director: Michel Gondry
“ slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
37.
Dogville (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A woman on the run from the mob is reluctantly accepted in a small Colorado town. In exchange, she agrees to work for them. As a search visits town, she finds out that their support has a price. Yet her dangerous secret is never far away... (178 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
“ slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
38.
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
“ Lynch
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
39.
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
“ Lynch - I've seen all his movies,even a couple of short ones
very weird ” - expatria2
 
40.
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The wife of an abusive criminal finds solace in the arms of a kind regular guest in her husband's restaurant. (124 mins.)
Director: Peter Greenaway
“ Very unusal, beautiful and disturbing. Loved it.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
41.
Drowning by Numbers (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Tired of her husband's philandering ways, the mother of two daughters drowns her husband. With the reluctant help of the local coroner... (118 mins.)
Director: Peter Greenaway
“ Made in the same manner as the movie above. Has its qualities but wasn't as good as The cook...
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
42.
Enter the Void (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A French drug dealer living in Tokyo is betrayed by his best friend and killed in a drug deal. His soul, observing the repercussions of his death, seeks resurrection. (161 mins.)
Director: Gaspar Noé
“ Fairly amusing story.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
43.
Mr. Nobody (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A boy stands on a station platform as a train is about to leave. Should he go with his mother or stay with his father? Infinite possibilities arise from this decision. As long as he doesn't choose, anything is possible. (141 mins.)
“ One of my favourite movies.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
44.
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A traveling theater company gives its audience much more than they were expecting. (123 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
“ Had the possibility to be much more. Mediocre movie.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
45.
Survive Style 5+ (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Five bizarre stories with no apparent connection to one and other eventually become intertwined, resulting in surreal circumstances. (120 mins.)
Director: Gen Sekiguchi
“ moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
46.
A Town Called Panic (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Cowboy and Indian's only wish was to come up with a brilliant idea for Mr Horse's birthday, but when their plan ends up in utter disaster, they'll need to travel the world and back to make things right again. (75 mins.)
“ Possibly the wierdest animated movie I've ever seen. Only Plympton's movies come close.
in cartoons everything is possible so - (only) moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
47.
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
“ One of the first unusual movies I've seen and, since the 1st time I've seen it, one of the best.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
48.
Adaptation. (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A lovelorn screenwriter becomes desperate as he tries and fails to adapt 'The Orchid Thief' by Susan Orlean for the screen. (114 mins.)
Director: Spike Jonze
“ Ok movie, didn't impress me much.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
49.
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
When their relationship turns sour, a couple undergoes a procedure to have each other erased from their memories. But it is only through the process of loss that they discover what they had to begin with. (108 mins.)
Director: Michel Gondry
“ moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
50.
Caché (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A married couple is terrorized by a series of surveillance videotapes left on their front porch. (117 mins.)
Director: Michael Haneke
“ Didn't amaze me.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
51.
The White Ribbon (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. Who is responsible? (144 mins.)
Director: Michael Haneke
“ Wonderful and uneasy to watch.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
52.
eXistenZ (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A game designer on the run from assassins must play her latest virtual reality creation with a marketing trainee to determine if the game has been damaged. (97 mins.)
“ Mediocre movie.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
53.
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
In the falangist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world. (118 mins.)
“ Scarily beautiful and beautifully scary.
slightly/moderately weird (depends on the interpretation) ” - expatria2
 
54.
The Devil's Backbone (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
After Carlos - a 12-year-old whose father has died in the Spanish Civil War - arrives at an ominous boys' orphanage, he discovers the school is haunted and has many dark secrets that he must uncover. (106 mins.)
“ slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
55.
Never Let Me Go (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The lives of three friends, from their early school days into young adulthood, when the reality of the world they live in comes knocking. (103 mins.)
Director: Mark Romanek
“ Mostly depressing.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
56.
Melancholia (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth. (135 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
“ Gloomy, depressing, sad and yet amazing and beautiful.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
57.
Cremator (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Set in World War II, a demented cremator believes cremation relieves earthly suffering and sets out to save the world. (95 mins.)
Director: Juraj Herz
“ The main character is weird.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
58.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
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An oddball journalist and his psychopathic lawyer travel to Las Vegas for a series of psychedelic escapades. (118 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
“ moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
59.
Russian Ark (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A 19th century French aristocrat, notorious for his scathing memoirs about life in Russia, travels through the Russian State Hermitage Museum and encounters historical figures from the last 200+ years. (99 mins.)
“ Not sure what to think about this one. A little too static for my taste.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
60.
Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A transgender punk-rock girl from East Berlin tours the U.S. with her band as she tells her life story and follows the former lover/band-mate who stole her songs. (95 mins.)
“ Lots of fun and a few great songs.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
61.
Solaris (1972)
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A psychologist is sent to a station orbiting a distant planet in order to discover what has caused the crew to go insane. (167 mins.)
“ moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
62.
Open Your Eyes (1997)
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A very handsome man finds the love of his life, but he suffers an accident and needs to have his face rebuilt by surgery after it is severely disfigured. (117 mins.)
“ Simply great.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
63.
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A surreal, virtually plotless series of dreams centered around six middle-class people and their consistently interrupted attempts to have a meal together. (102 mins.)
Director: Luis Bunuel
“ Inception before Inception (a better one, of course) :)
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
64.
Zardoz (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
In the distant future, a savage trained only to kill finds a way into the community of bored immortals that alone preserves humanity's achievements. (105 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
“ A lot better than I thought it would be.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
65.
Frankenhooker (1990)
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A medical student sets out to recreate his decapitated fiancée by building her a new body made of Manhattan street prostitutes. (85 mins.)
“ A wonderfully absurd B-movie.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
66.
Pi (1998)
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A paranoid mathematician searches for a key number that will unlock the universal patterns found in nature. (84 mins.)
“ Don't remeber this one really, but I remember it was confusing.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
67.
Primer (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Four friends/fledgling entrepreneurs, knowing that there's something bigger and more innovative than the different error-checking devices they've built, wrestle over their new invention. (77 mins.)
Director: Shane Carruth
“ I don't think there's much point in putting all SF movies here, but, since Pi is on the list,Primer can't be omitted. These movies had very similat impact on me because, in the end, I was really sad I don't get physics,math etc. and thus, I didn't get these movies.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
68.
Hukkle (2002)
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Using almost no dialogue, the film follows a number of residents (both human and animal) of a small rural community in Hungary... (78 mins.)
Director: György Pálfi
“ No dialogue.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
69.
Wedding Trough (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
A mad farmer falls in love with his pig and has mutant piglets with it. When the "piglets" prefer their mother over him, he hangs them all and the sow kills herself. (80 mins.)
Director: Thierry Zéno
“ Also no dialogue + maximum sickness.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
70.
Palindromes (2004)
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Aviva is thirteen, awkward and sensitive. Her mother Joyce is warm and loving, as is her father, Steve, a regular guy who does have a fierce temper from time to time. The film revolves around her family, friends and neighbors. (100 mins.)
Director: Todd Solondz
“ moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
71.
I Will Walk Like a Crazy Horse (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Running away from the police, Aden goes to the desert where he meets an uncivilized man who has a special link with Mother-Earth. He ends up by convincing the hermit to come along with him into another desert... the big town! (100 mins.)
Director: Arrabal
“ What was this all about? A few discusting scenes.
very weird ” - expatria2
 
72.
Alice (1988)
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A surrealistic revision of Alice in Wonderland. (86 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
“ Skeletons and gloomy rooms.
very weird ” - expatria2
 
73.
Brand Upon the Brain! (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Returned home to his long-estranged mother upon a request from her deathbed, a man raised by his parents in an orphanage has to confront the childhood memories that have long haunted him. (95 mins.)
Director: Guy Maddin
“ My first and definitely not the last Maddin film. It totally blew me off. Excellent music.
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
74.
The Saddest Music in the World (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A musical of sorts set in Winnipeg during the Great Depression, where a beer baroness organizes a contest to find the saddest music in the world. Musicians from around the world descend on the city to try and win the $25,000 prize. (100 mins.)
Director: Guy Maddin
“ moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
75.
Forbidden Zone (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The bizarre and musical tale of a girl who travels to another dimension through the gateway found in her family's basement. (74 mins.)
Director: Richard Elfman
“ crazy! maybe even too crazy
very weird ” - expatria2
 
76.
Bonnie & Clyde vs. Dracula (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
After a heist goes wrong, outlaw couple Bonnie and Clyde crash a mansion inhabited by the recently revived Dracula. When gangsters meet vampires, there's bloody hell to pay. (91 mins.)
Director: Timothy Friend
“ not that bad. However, too little real action Bonnie/Clyde vs. Dracula.
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
77.
Blood Tea and Red String (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A handmade stop-motion fairy tale for adults that tells the tale of the struggle between the aristocratic White Mice and the rustic Creatures Who Dwell Under the Oak over the doll of their heart's desire. (71 mins.)
“ very weird ” - expatria2
 
78.
What Is It? (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
What Is It? is a bewildering, unnerving, surreal, blackly comic film from the visionary mind of Crispin Glover that tells the inner and outer struggles of a young man facing villains and demons on multiple planes. (72 mins.)
“ should have never been made
very weird ” - expatria2
 
79.
Dreams That Money Can Buy (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
After learning how to look inside himself, a poetic bum sells people vivid dreams. (99 mins.)
Director: Hans Richter
“ ahead of it's time
very weird ” - expatria2
 
80.
Black Moon (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
To escape a gender war, a girl flees to a remote farmhouse and becomes part of an extensive family's unusual, perhaps even supernatural, lifestyle. (95 mins.)
Director: Louis Malle
“ certainly interesting
very weird ” - expatria2
 
81.
A Zed & Two Noughts (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Twin zoologists lose their wives in a car accident and become obsessed with decomposing animals. (115 mins.)
Director: Peter Greenaway
“ oh, the wonderful art of decay
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
82.
Pink Flamingos (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Notorious Baltimore criminal and underground figure Divine goes up against a sleazy married couple who make a passionate attempt to humiliate her and seize her tabloid-given title as "The Filthiest Person Alive". (93 mins.)
Director: John Waters
“ moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
83.
The Dress (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
An artist, a school girl, a maid, a train conductor and a business executive are drawn into a great wheel of misfortune as all their lives are touched by the existence of one very particular summer dress. (103 mins.)
“ slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
84.
Bliss (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
After a near-death experience, a man wonders if he actually did die and is now in Hell. (112 mins.)
Director: Ray Lawrence
“ disappointed with this one
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
85.
Slaughterhouse-Five (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A man named Billy Pilgrim tells the story of how he became unstuck in time and was abducted by aliens. (104 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
“ moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
86.
Careful (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In the Alpine village of Tolzbad in the 1800s, the townsfolk talk quietly and restrain their movements lest they incur avalanches... (100 mins.)
Director: Guy Maddin
“ a monstruous (on so many levels) beauty
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
87.
Beyond the Black Rainbow (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Despite being under heavy sedation, a young woman tries to make her way out of the Arboria Institute, a secluded, quasifuturistic commune. (110 mins.)
Director: Panos Cosmatos
“ very slow paced. good, atmospheric music (reminded me a little of Blade Runner)
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
88.
964 Pinocchio (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Pinocchio 964, lobotomised cyborg sex slave, is thrown out onto the street by his owners because of his inability to maintain an erection... (97 mins.)
Director: Shôjin Fukui
“ crazy Japanese stuff
very weird ” - expatria2
 
89.
Air Doll (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A life-size blow-up doll develops a soul and falls in love with a video store clerk. (125 mins.)
“ slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
90.
Conspirators of Pleasure (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Six outwardly average individuals have elaborate fetishes they indulge with surreptitious care. A mousy... (85 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
“ fetishes intermixed or how pretence became reality
very weird ” - expatria2
 
91.
Youth Without Youth (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A love story wrapped in a mystery. Set in World War II Europe, a professor is changed by a cataclysmic event and explores the mysteries of life. (124 mins.)
“ moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
92.
Ex Drummer (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Three handicapped losers who form a band ask famous writer Dries to be their drummer. He joins the band and starts manipulating them. (90 mins.)
Director: Koen Mortier
“ a guy walking on the ceiling, a trip to vagina and other similar scenes
slightly (moderately?) weird ” - expatria2
 
93.
Rapture (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A low budget horror filmmaker gets in touch with an eccentric who is trying to film his consciousness during drug abuse. (105 mins.)
Director: Iván Zulueta
“ slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
94.
The Future (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
When a couple decides to adopt a stray cat their perspective on life changes radically, literally altering the course of time and space and testing their faith in each other and themselves. (91 mins.)
Director: Miranda July
“ All I could think was: "Poor cat."
slightly weird ” - expatria2
 
95.
La belle captive (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Walter is told by his boss, Sara, to deliver an urgent letter to Henri de Corinthe. On the way he finds... (90 mins.)
“ very weird ” - expatria2
 
96.
Cosmopolis (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Riding across Manhattan in a stretch limo in order to get a haircut, a 28-year-old billionaire asset manager's day devolves into an odyssey with a cast of characters that start to tear his world apart. (109 mins.)
“ dialogue!
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
97.
Kotoko (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The story of a single mother who suffers from double vision; caring for her baby is a nerve-wrecking... (91 mins.)
“ moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
98.
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
“ I guess it's understandable if you're familiar with Vallejo's work. I wasn't.
very weird ” - expatria2
 
99.
Lunacy (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A man takes up residence with a mysterious marquis and is soon persuaded to enter into an asylum for preventative therapy. Things are not what they seem, and the marquis may be even more sinister than what the young man may've predicted. (118 mins.)
Director: Jan Svankmajer
“ raw meat, chicken and men in feathers
moderately weird ” - expatria2
 
100.
Polyester (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A suburban housewife's world falls apart when her pornographer husband admits he's serially unfaithful to her, her daughter gets pregnant, and her son is suspected of being the foot-fetishist who's been breaking local women's feet. (86 mins.)
Director: John Waters
“ when your life is in ruins...but it's still funny :)
slightly weird ” - expatria2