The weirdest films I've watched

In alphabetical order. Not necessarily the worst (some of them are good; the worst movies are in another list), but the weirdest that I remember. There is also a huge difference between the weird movies and the innovative ones, to which I made another list.

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1.
Goodbye to Language (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
The idea is simple: A married woman and a single man meet. They love, they argue, fists fly. A dog strays between town and country... (70 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
 
2.
Animal político (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A cow tries to convince herself she's really happy. But one evening, just before Christmas, she is overwhelmed by a sense of emptiness - a strange... (76 mins.)
Director: Tião
 
3.
The Amazing Bulk (2012 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.7/10 X  
Hannah, an ambitious young woman and her father's company struggle to develop a super human serum designed... (76 mins.)
 
4.
Amor Estranho Amor (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Man remembers 48 crucial hours in his life when, as a teenager, he visited his mother, the favorite woman of an important politician... (97 mins.)
 
5.
Um Anjo Mau (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A poor and beautiful young woman living in the backwoods of the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil, is protected by a peasant. (109 mins.)
Director: Roberto Santos
 
6.
Thirst (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Through a failed medical experiment, a priest is stricken with vampirism and is forced to abandon his ascetic ways. (133 mins.)
Director: Chan-wook Park
 
7.
Beetlejuice (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A couple of recently deceased ghosts contract the services of a "bio-exorcist" in order to remove the obnoxious new owners of their house. (92 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
 
8.
The Tin Drum (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Danzig in the 1920s/1930s. Oskar Matzerath, son of a local dealer, is a most unusual boy. Equipped with... (142 mins.)
“ Die Blechtrommel ” - guisreis
 
9.
Cavaleiro Jorge (2000 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
The story of Knight Jorge before he becomes Saint. (13 mins.)
Director: Otto Guerra
 
10.
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
 
11.
La Ciénaga (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The life of two women and their families in a small provincial town of Salta, Argentina. (103 mins.)
Director: Lucrecia Martel
 
12.
Cleópatra (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
This film is one of Julio Bressane finest. The great battles are the backdrop for the unfolding of the Egyptian Queen's personal life... (116 mins.)
Director: Júlio Bressane
 
13.
Les Cousins (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Charles is a young provincial coming up to Paris to study law. He shares his cousin Paul's flat. Paul is a kind of decadent boy... (112 mins.)
Director: Claude Chabrol
 
14.
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
 
15.
Love Me Forever or Never (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Young and recently separated couple meet in a modern house and start discussing their past relationship. (110 mins.)
Director: Arnaldo Jabor
 
16.
I Love You (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Man meets woman, and invites her home. The two start an intense relationship in order to shield themselves from loneliness. (110 mins.)
Director: Arnaldo Jabor
 
17.
Phase 7 (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Inside a quarantined apartment building a man must protect his pregnant wife from his new neighbors. (95 mins.)
 
19.
The Great Beauty (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Jep Gambardella has seduced his way through the lavish nightlife of Rome for decades, but after his 65th birthday and a shock from the past, Jep looks past the nightclubs and parties to find a timeless landscape of absurd, exquisite beauty. (141 mins.)
“ There are brilliant moments, perhaps the movie would be perfect if some parts had been cut. ” - guisreis
 
20.
Conjugal Warfare (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Many stories revolving around a poor couple who, in spite of hating each other, still live together under the same roof. (93 mins.)
“ A Brazilian movie about misogyny. ” - guisreis
 
21.
Hansel and Gretel (1983 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
This is Tim Burton's Disney Channel Halloween film short that only aired once. It combines live action and stop-motion, making for a creepy adventure into the woods. (45 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
 
22.
The Hearts of Age (1934 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A colonial scene in the U.S. An old lady sits astride a bell while a man in blackface, wig, and livery pulls the bell rope... (8 mins.)
 
23.
HK: Forbidden Super Hero (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A high school boy receives mysterious superpowers from aliens. (90 mins.)
Director: Yûichi Fukuda
 
24.
The Age of the Earth (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The day that Pier Paolo Pasolini was killed, Glauber Rocha decided to make this film about the life of Christ in the Third World... (140 mins.)
Director: Glauber Rocha
 
25.
The Idiots (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The group of people gather at the house in Copenhagen suburb to break all the limitations and to bring out the "inner idiot" in themselves. (117 mins.)
 
26.
Hail Mary (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In this modern retelling of the Virgin birth, Mary is a student who plays basketball and works at her... (72 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
“ "Je vous salue, Marie". ” - guisreis
 
27.
Kekkô Kamen (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A school that teaches young boys and girls how to become famous anchorpeople in the media. But there is something strange going in this school... (70 mins.)
 
28.
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.)
“ Kynodontas. ” - guisreis
 
29.
“ A mix of campy comedy, anachronic cangaço (kind of Brazilian Western) in which the cangaceiros love contemporary football-soccer, bad martial arts (both "kung fu" and capoeira), pornochanchada (sexploitation genre present in most of Brazilian films from that decade) and stygmatisation of homossexuals by deriding them with stereotypes. ” - guisreis
 
30.
Der Leone Have Sept Cabeças (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A Latin-American insurgent and a black leader join forces to free an African nation. But they'll have to face a German mercenary aided by an American agent and a Portuguese advisor, all working for a mysterious woman. (103 mins.)
Director: Glauber Rocha
 
31.
Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A young man with superhuman strength is incarcerated at a prison run by corrupt officials and seeks to use his martial arts to clean up the system. (91 mins.)
Director: Simon Nam
“ "Lik wong". ” - guisreis
 
32.
Lonesome Cowboys (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Five lonesome cowboys get all hot & bothered at home en the range after confronting Ramona Alvarez and her nurse. (109 mins.)
Director: Andy Warhol
 
33.
Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
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.)
“ Loong Boonmee raleuk chat. ” - guisreis
 
34.
Mickey Mouse (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Mickey Mouse takes on new adventures finding himself in silly situations in different settings. (4 mins.)
“ Not a film, but this nice TV show deserves to be mentioned. ” - guisreis
 
35.
Mr. Freedom (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Mr. Freedom is an all-American superhero that destroys everyone who even remotely disagrees with imperialism. The film accounts his latest assignment to save France from being taken over by the commies. (95 mins.)
Director: William Klein
“ The first 11 minutes are fantastic, but the whole film is strange. ” - guisreis
 
36.
Monkey Joy (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
The arrival of a revolutionary product shakes the monotony of Amsterdam. Taking as a starting point... (8 mins.)
Director: Amir Admoni
“ https://vimeo.com/63874474 ” - guisreis
 
37.
Monsieur Fantômas (1937 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In this surrealist piece of avant-garde generation of Belgian cinema, French masked master of crime Fantômas travels through the world seeking his beloved Elvire. He destroys all decency in his trip, as a great mischief-maker. (17 mins.)
Director: Ernst Moerman
“ https://vimeo.com/31240574 ” - guisreis
 
38.
O Mundo Desbotado (1995 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
(19 mins.)
Director: Edgar Pêra
“ https://youtu.be/Wa-FcfEuzbM ” - guisreis
 
39.
Natimorto (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A talent agent summons a young singer to Sao Paulo in order to present her to a renowned maestro. While they wait for the day of the audition... (92 mins.)
Director: Paulo Machline
 
40.
Alice (1987)
    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
“ Neco z Alenky ” - guisreis
 
41.
Night Passage (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Night Passage is a digital film on friendship and death. Made in homage to Miyazawa Kenji's classic novel... (96 mins.)
 
42.
A Noite do Espantalho (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
In the miserable Northeastern Brazil, a ruthless land Baron wants to throw a poor farming couple out of their property. (92 mins.)
Director: Sérgio Ricardo
 
43.
Beyond the Grave (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
In a devastated post-apocalyptic world where the rules of reality are transformed by magic and madness, a vengeful police officer searches for a possessed serial killer in a battle of the not-so-good versus absolute evil. (89 mins.)
 
44.
Could See a Puma (2011 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The accident leads a group of young boys from the high roofs of their neighborhood, passing through its destruction, to the deepest of the earth. (18 mins.)
“ Pude ver un puma. ” - guisreis
 
45.
Rocky e Hudson (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Director: Otto Guerra
 
46.
Eccentricities of a Blonde-Haired Girl (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A young man falls helplessly in love with a mysterious blonde woman who turns his life upside down. (64 mins.)
 
48.
Storytime (1968 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A bizarre comedy short by Terry Gilliam telling various absurdly comic stories. (9 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
“ Watch it here: https://youtu.be/qXW9b9O9S6A ” - guisreis
 
49.
A Super Fêmea (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
Beautiful model is hired to star a campaign to sell a new product: the male contraceptive pill. But it isn't easy to win the confidence of its target market, since people believe it causes impotence. (101 mins.)
 
50.
The Substitute (1961 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Simple story about the man who comes to the beach and uses inflatable objects for all of his needs. (10 mins.)
Director: Dusan Vukotic
“ Surogat ” - guisreis
 
51.
Tangos, the Exile of Gardel (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Some Argentinians, exiled in Paris, decide to put on a tango-ballet, dedicated to Carlos Gardel, a legendary Argentinian tango star. (119 mins.)
 
52.
Temporal (1984 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
(11 mins.)
“ https://youtu.be/oyOQCDKcG-E ” - guisreis
 
53.
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Two siblings visit their grandfather's grave in Texas along with three of their friends and are attacked by a family of cannibalistic psychopaths. (83 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
 
54.
Tideland (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Because of the actions of her irresponsible parents, a young girl is left alone on a decrepit country estate and survives inside her fantastic imagination. (120 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
“ I still don't know if I liked or hated it. That is strange! ” - guisreis
 
55.
El Topo (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A mysterious black-clad gunfighter wanders a mystical Western landscape encountering multiple bizarre characters. (125 mins.)
 
56.
Last Tango in Paris (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A young Parisian woman meets a middle-aged American businessman who demands their clandestine relationship be based only on sex. (129 mins.)
 
57.
Videodrome (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A sleazy cable-TV programmer begins to see his life and the future of media spin out of control in a very unusual fashion when he acquires a new kind of programming for his station. (87 mins.)
 
58.
Green Vinyl (2004 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Mother gives Daughter a box full of old, colored little vinyl records. Daughter may listen to them, but she should never, ever, play the green one. (13 mins.)
 
59.
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
“ Das weiße Band - Eine deutsche Kindergeschichte ” - guisreis
 
60.
Die Windpomp (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Die Windpomp is an endearing, humorous and quirky fantasy love story that revolves around a summer romance in a retirement village between 20 year old Hendri and Margot, with an unexpected twist. (114 mins.)
Director: Etienne Fourie