A Clockwork Orange

A Clockwork Orange is one of the biggest cult movies ever. It was directed and produced by famous English director Stanley Kubrick and staring Malcolm McDowell as a charismatic but psychopathic delinquent whose passion is in Beethoven as well as ultra-violence. The film, based on Anthony Burgess’s 1962 novel of the same name was an instant hit with youngsters around the world (but perhaps not with parents and the establishment).

A Clockwork Orange

A Clockwork Orange is one of the biggest cult movies ever. It was directed and produced by famous English director Stanley Kubrick and staring Malcolm McDowell as a charismatic but psychopathic delinquent whose passion is in Beethoven as well as ultra-violence. The film, based on Anthony Burgess’s 1962 novel of the same name was an instant hit with youngsters around the world (but perhaps not with parents and the establishment).

Blade Runner

Blade Runner is an 1982 American film directed by known director Ridley Scott and starring Harrison Ford. It depicts the dystopian futuristic city of Los Angeles where exist genetically engineered organic robots. Although the film performed poorly at the box office, it has since become a science fiction cult classic.

Blade Runner

Blade Runner is an 1982 American film directed by known director Ridley Scott and starring Harrison Ford. It depicts the dystopian futuristic city of Los Angeles where exist genetically engineered organic robots. Although the film performed poorly at the box office, it has since become a science fiction cult classic.

Clerks

Clerks was the 1994 film the put director Kevin Smith (who appeared in the film as Silent Bob) on the movie map. It is an independent comedy film shot in black and white costing the author 30K USD of its own money but which manage to gross more than US$3 million at the box office. Clerks enabled Kevin to continue his movie career by authoring films based on the same character including Mallrats, Chasing Amy, Dogma, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, and Clerks II.

Clerks

Clerks was the 1994 film the put director Kevin Smith (who appeared in the film as Silent Bob) on the movie map. It is an independent comedy film shot in black and white costing the author 30K USD of its own money but which manage to gross more than US$3 million at the box office. Clerks enabled Kevin to continue his movie career by authoring films based on the same character including Mallrats, Chasing Amy, Dogma, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, and Clerks II.

Die Hard

Die Hard is a 1988 American action flick directed by John McTiernan and starring Bruce Willis. It became such a fan hit that it was followed by three sequels including Die Hard 2 in 1990, Die Hard With A Vengeance in 1995, and Live Free or Die Hard in 2007.

Die Hard

Die Hard is a 1988 American action flick directed by John McTiernan and starring Bruce Willis. It became such a fan hit that it was followed by three sequels including Die Hard 2 in 1990, Die Hard With A Vengeance in 1995, and Live Free or Die Hard in 2007.

Easy Rider

Easy Rider is a cult road movie representing America of the 60’s which also became a key piece of New Hollywood filmmaking. It was written by Peter Fonda, directed by Dennis Hopper and have one of the first appearance of Jack Nicholson. It is the story of two bikers (played by Fonda and Hopper) who are travelling across America to reach Louisiana with the plan to retire but discover the real America.

Easy Rider

Easy Rider is a cult road movie representing America of the 60’s which also became a key piece of New Hollywood filmmaking. It was written by Peter Fonda, directed by Dennis Hopper and have one of the first appearance of Jack Nicholson. It is the story of two bikers (played by Fonda and Hopper) who are travelling across America to reach Louisiana with the plan to retire but discover the real America.

Fight Club

Fight Club is a 1999 American film directed by David Fincher and starring Edward Norton, Brad Pitt and adapted from the 1996 novel of the same name. Upon its release it became one of the most controversial and talked-about films of 1999, however made poorly at the box office. Fight Club only became a cult film when it was later release on DVD.

Fight Club

Fight Club is a 1999 American film directed by David Fincher and starring Edward Norton, Brad Pitt and adapted from the 1996 novel of the same name. Upon its release it became one of the most controversial and talked-about films of 1999, however made poorly at the box office. Fight Club only became a cult film when it was later release on DVD.

Freaks

Freaks is a cult horror film from the 30s directed and produced by Tod Browning who had the brilliant idea to cast real “freaks” carnival performers.

Heavy Metal

Heavy Metal is a cult animation film produced by Leonard Mogel, the publisher behind the Heavy Metal magazine. The film is an anthology of various science fiction and fantasy stories adapted from the magazine, with lots of graphic violence, nudity, and sexuality.

Heavy Metal

Heavy Metal is a cult animation film produced by Leonard Mogel, the publisher behind the Heavy Metal magazine. The film is an anthology of various science fiction and fantasy stories adapted from the magazine, with lots of graphic violence, nudity, and sexuality.

The Big Lebowski

The Big Lebowski is a 1998 cult comedy film written and directed by the famous Coen Brothers and starring Jeff Bridges as the “The Dude” as well as other great actors such as Steve Buscemi, Philip Seymour Hoffman and John Goodman. The film did poorly at the box office and received mixed reviews at the time of its release but later became a cult favourite with fans around the world because of its unique characters, unconventional dialogue and eclectic soundtrack.

The Big Lebowski

The Big Lebowski is a 1998 cult comedy film written and directed by the famous Coen Brothers and starring Jeff Bridges as the “The Dude” as well as other great actors such as Steve Buscemi, Philip Seymour Hoffman and John Goodman. The film did poorly at the box office and received mixed reviews at the time of its release but later became a cult favourite with fans around the world because of its unique characters, unconventional dialogue and eclectic soundtrack.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

The Rocky Horror Picture Show has now became one of the greatest a parody of B-movie. It was released in 1975 based on the British rock musical stage play and was known to be the first film from a major Hollywood studio to be in the midnight movie market. The motion picture has a large international following and is one of the most well known and financially successful midnight movies of all time.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

The Rocky Horror Picture Show has now became one of the greatest a parody of B-movie. It was released in 1975 based on the British rock musical stage play and was known to be the first film from a major Hollywood studio to be in the midnight movie market. The motion picture has a large international following and is one of the most well known and financially successful midnight movies of all time.

Blood Simple

Blood Simple is a 1984 neo-noir crime thriller written and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. The film is derived from the Dashiell Hammett novel Red Harvest, in which “blood simple” is a term to describe the addled, fearful mindset of people after a prolonged immersion in violent situations.

Blood Simple

Blood Simple is a 1984 neo-noir crime thriller written and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. The film is derived from the Dashiell Hammett novel Red Harvest, in which “blood simple” is a term to describe the addled, fearful mindset of people after a prolonged immersion in violent situations.

Cape Fear

Cape Fear is a cult thriller from the 60s’ which was later remarked in the 1990’s by Martin Scorsese. The film stars Gregory Peck, Robert Mitchum and is the story of an attorney family who is stalked by a criminal just released from jail.

Cape Fear

Cape Fear is a cult thriller from the 60s’ which was later remarked in the 1990’s by Martin Scorsese. The film stars Gregory Peck, Robert Mitchum and is the story of an attorney family who is stalked by a criminal just released from jail.

Deliverance

Deliverance is an 1972 American thriller film based on a novel of the same name produced and directed by John Boorman, starring Jon Voight and Burt Reynolds and.

Dirty Harry

Dirty Harry is a 1971 Clint Eastwood action crime thriller classic, in which he plays a San Francisco Police Department Inspector. The film was directed by Don Siegel and became a huge critical and commercial success and set the style for a whole genre of police films including the four sequels that followed.

Dirty Harry

Dirty Harry is a 1971 Clint Eastwood action crime thriller classic, in which he plays a San Francisco Police Department Inspector. The film was directed by Don Siegel and became a huge critical and commercial success and set the style for a whole genre of police films including the four sequels that followed.

M

M is a cult 1931 German drama-thriller directed by celebrated moviemaker Fritz Lang and consider by the audience to be its finest work.

Memento

Memento is a 2000 American psychological thriller film written and directed by Christopher Nolan, adapted from his younger brother Jonathan’s short story, Memento Mori, about a man who losses the use of his short memory.

Memento

Memento is a 2000 American psychological thriller film written and directed by Christopher Nolan, adapted from his younger brother Jonathan’s short story, Memento Mori, about a man who losses the use of his short memory.

Mildred Pierce

Mildred Pierce is a 1945 cult American film noir thriller about a long-suffering mother and her ungrateful daughter directed by famous Casablanca director Michael Curtiz.

The night of the Hunter

The Night of the Hunter is a 1955 American film noir thriller based on the 1953 novel of the same directed by Charles Laughton and starring Robert Mitchum. The film soon became a cult among its audience, and is also known to have inspired later great directors such as David Lynch, Martin Scorsese, Terrence Malick, Jim Jarmusch, the Coen brothers, and Spike Lee.

The night of the Hunter

The Night of the Hunter is a 1955 American film noir thriller based on the 1953 novel of the same directed by Charles Laughton and starring Robert Mitchum. The film soon became a cult among its audience, and is also known to have inspired later great directors such as David Lynch, Martin Scorsese, Terrence Malick, Jim Jarmusch, the Coen brothers, and Spike Lee.

Straw dogs

Straw Dogs is a 1971 cult psychological thriller directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Dustin Hoffman and Susan George.

Vertigo

Vertigo is a 1958 cult psychological thriller by famous suspense director Alfred Hitchcock about a retired police detective suffering from acrophobia who is hired as a private investigator to follow the wife of an acquaintance to uncover the mystery of her peculiar behaviour.

All About Eve

All About Eve is a 1950 American cult drama film written and directed by Joseph L. Mickiewicz and starring Bette Davis.

Amores Perros

Amores Perros is a 2000 neorealist Mexican drama directed by Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu, the first of its triptych about death. The film shows three distinct stories which are connected by a car accident in Mexico City, and is often referred to as the “Mexican Pulp Fiction.

Harold and Maude

Harold and Maude is a 1971 American comedy drama directed by Hal Ashby incorporating elements of dark humour and existentialist drama. The film became a huge hit and had many theatrical adaptations as well as TV version.

Black Narcissus

Black Narcissus is a 1947 is a cult psychological drama authored by the British director-writer team of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger about the emotional tensions within a convent of nuns in an isolated Himalayan valley.

Midnight Cowboy

Midnight Cowboy is a 1969 American drama film based on a novel of the same, directed by John Schlesinger, and starring Dustin Hoffman and then-newcomer Jon Voight in the title role. It is known to be the only X rated film ever to win Best Picture.

One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest is a 1975 American drama film directed by famous Czech director Miloš Forman starring Jack Nicholson.

Outsiders

The Outsiders is a 1983 American cult drama film directed by known director Francis Ford Coppola, and known for being the spark to start the Brat Pack genre of the 1980s.

The Lost Weekend

The Lost Weekend is a 1945 American cult drama film directed by Billy Wilder and starring Ray Milland and Jane Wyman.

The Shawshank Redemption

The Shawshank Redemption is a 1994 American drama film written and directed by Frank Darabont starring Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman and adapted from a Stephen King novel. The film made poorly at the box office reception but later enjoyed a remarkable life on cable television, DVD and Blu-ray.

The Shawshank Redemption

The Shawshank Redemption is a 1994 American drama film written and directed by Frank Darabont starring Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman and adapted from a Stephen King novel. The film made poorly at the box office reception but later enjoyed a remarkable life on cable television, DVD and Blu-ray.

The Swimmer

The Swimmer is a 1968 American drama directed by Frank Perry and starring Burt Lancaster, based on a surreal and allegorical short story by John Cheever.

Adventures of Buckaroo Bansai across the 8th dimension

The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension!, often shortened to Buckaroo Banzai, is an American science fiction action film released in 1984 and directed by W. D. Richter about a physicist, neurosurgeon and rock musician that needs to save the world.

Death Race 2000

Death Race 2000 is a 1975 cult action film directed by Paul Bartel and starring David Carradine, Simone Griffeth and Sylvester Stallone about a dystopian American society in the year 2000, where the murderous Transcontinental Road Race has become a form of national entertainment.

Death Race 2000

Death Race 2000 is a 1975 cult action film directed by Paul Bartel and starring David Carradine, Simone Griffeth and Sylvester Stallone about a dystopian American society in the year 2000, where the murderous Transcontinental Road Race has become a form of national entertainment.

Escape from New York

Escape from New York is a cult 1981 American science fiction action film directed and scored by John Carpenter about a future crime-ridden Manhattan Island transformed into a maximum security prison. Since its release it has developed its own cult following, particularly around the anti-hero Plissken.

Escape from New York

Escape from New York is a cult 1981 American science fiction action film directed and scored by John Carpenter about a future crime-ridden Manhattan Island transformed into a maximum security prison. Since its release it has developed its own cult following, particularly around the anti-hero Plissken.

First Blood

First Blood also mostly known as Rambo is an 1982 action thriller film starring Sylvester Stallone as John Rambo, a troubled and misunderstood Vietnam War veteran who goes on a killing spree. It since became a classic in its genre and chosen by Empire magazine as one of The 500 Greatest Movies of All Time.

First Blood

First Blood also mostly known as Rambo is an 1982 action thriller film starring Sylvester Stallone as John Rambo, a troubled and misunderstood Vietnam War veteran who goes on a killing spree. It since became a classic in its genre and chosen by Empire magazine as one of The 500 Greatest Movies of All Time.

Mad Max

Mad Max is a 1979 Australian dystopian action film starring Mel Gibson, about a breakdown of society, love and revenge. It became a top-grossing Australian film and has been credited for further opening up the global market to Australian New Wave films.

Mad Max

Mad Max is a 1979 Australian dystopian action film starring Mel Gibson, about a breakdown of society, love and revenge. It became a top-grossing Australian film and has been credited for further opening up the global market to Australian New Wave films.

Race with the devil

Race with the Devil is a 1975 occult thriller and action film starring Peter Fonda, Warren Oates, Loretta Swit and Lara Parker.

The host

The Host which can be translated to Creature is a 2006 South Korean action monster film, which also contains elements of comedy and drama. By the end of its run the film was seen 13 million times, making it the highest grossing South Korean film of all time.

The host

The Host which can be translated to Creature is a 2006 South Korean action monster film, which also contains elements of comedy and drama. By the end of its run the film was seen 13 million times, making it the highest grossing South Korean film of all time.

The Warriors

The Warriors is a 1979 American cult action thriller film directed by Walter Hill and based on Sol Yurick’s 1965 novel of the same name. Like the novel, the film borrows elements from the Anabasis by Xenophon.

Yoyimbo

Yojimbo, which can be translated to bodyguard is a 1961 action packed period drama film directed by Akira Kurosawa about a “ronin”, a masterless samurai, who arrives in a small town where competing crime lords make their money from gambling.

Yoyimbo

Yojimbo, which can be translated to bodyguard is a 1961 action packed period drama film directed by Akira Kurosawa about a “ronin”, a masterless samurai, who arrives in a small town where competing crime lords make their money from gambling.

Badlands

Badlands is a 1973 American crime drama film written and directed by Terrence Malick (the author behind this year Palmes d’Or winner The Tree of Life) starring Martin Sheen and Sissy Spacek, and loosely based on the real-life of murderer Charles Starkweather and his girlfriend.

Badlands

Badlands is a 1973 American crime drama film written and directed by Terrence Malick (the author behind this year Palmes d’Or winner The Tree of Life) starring Martin Sheen and Sissy Spacek, and loosely based on the real-life of murderer Charles Starkweather and his girlfriend.

Dog day afternoon

Dog Day Afternoon is a 1975 drama film directed by Sidney Lumet starring Al Pacino and John Cazale, about a bank robbery going terribly wrong inspired by the “The Boys in the Bank” article based on real facts.

Goodfellas

Goodfellas a 1990 cult mafia film directed by Martin Scorsese, one of today’s greatest American director . The film is an adaptation of the Pileggi book Wiseguy featuring Robert Deniro, Ray Liotta and Joe Pesci, about the rise and fall of the Lucchese crime family associates Henry Hill and his friends over the course of thirty years from the 1950s to 1980.

Goodfellas

Goodfellas a 1990 cult mafia film directed by Martin Scorsese, one of today’s greatest American director . The film is an adaptation of the Pileggi book Wiseguy featuring Robert Deniro, Ray Liotta and Joe Pesci, about the rise and fall of the Lucchese crime family associates Henry Hill and his friends over the course of thirty years from the 1950s to 1980.

La Haine

La Haine is a 1995 French black-and-white film written directed by Mathieu Kassovitz who won the Palmes d’Or at Cannes. The movie is about a day in the life of three teenage friends and their struggle to live in the banlieues of Paris.

La Haine

La Haine is a 1995 French black-and-white film written directed by Mathieu Kassovitz who won the Palmes d’Or at Cannes. The movie is about a day in the life of three teenage friends and their struggle to live in the banlieues of Paris.

Leon

Léon also known under The Professional is a 1994 thriller film written and directed by French director Luc Besson and starring Jean Reno, Gary and a young Natalie Portman. The film based in Manhattan is about a hitman protecting a young girl after her family is murdered by corrupt police agents.

Leon

Léon also known under The Professional is a 1994 thriller film written and directed by French director Luc Besson and starring Jean Reno, Gary and a young Natalie Portman. The film based in Manhattan is about a hitman protecting a young girl after her family is murdered by corrupt police agents.

Mean Streets

Mean Streets is a 1973 drama film by world class director Martin Scorsese starring Harvey Keitel and Robert De Niro about Italian American in New York City a theme which will continue to have a fundamental place in his career.

Pulp Fiction

Pulp Fiction is a American gangster film directed by Quentin Tarantino, who was awarded the Palmes d’Or at Cannes in 1994. The film is known for its rich, eclectic dialogue, ironic mix of humour and violence, nonlinear storyline and host of cinematic allusions and pop culture references.

Pulp Fiction

Pulp Fiction is a American gangster film directed by Quentin Tarantino, who was awarded the Palmes d’Or at Cannes in 1994. The film is known for its rich, eclectic dialogue, ironic mix of humour and violence, nonlinear storyline and host of cinematic allusions and pop culture references.

Scarface

Scarface is a 1983 American epic crime drama movie directed by Brian De Palma, written by Oliver Stone, produced by Martin Bregman and starring Al Pacino as Tony Montana. The story is about the rise and fall of Tony Montana in the cocaine boom of the 1980s. The film was largely criticised upon its release but since gained a massive cult following and has become an important cultural.

Scarface

Scarface is a 1983 American epic crime drama movie directed by Brian De Palma, written by Oliver Stone, produced by Martin Bregman and starring Al Pacino as Tony Montana. The story is about the rise and fall of Tony Montana in the cocaine boom of the 1980s. The film was largely criticised upon its release but since gained a massive cult following and has become an important cultural.

The Usual suspects

The Usual Suspects is a brilliant 1995 American neo-noir film directed by Bryan Singer starring Benicio del Toro, Kevin Pollak and Kevin Spacey about a criminal interrogation.

Touch of Evil

Touch of Evil is a 1958 American crime thriller film, written, directed and co-starring Orson Welles as well as Charlton Heston, and Marlene Dietrich. It has gain a cult status by being one of the last examples of film noir in the genre’s classic era .

Touch of Evil

Touch of Evil is a 1958 American crime thriller film, written, directed and co-starring Orson Welles as well as Charlton Heston, and Marlene Dietrich. It has gain a cult status by being one of the last examples of film noir in the genre’s classic era .