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Profoundly Odd Existential Comedies

In the vein of 'Being John Malkovich': these existential mind-boggling comedies will leave you in slightly confused hysterics, as you question life, reality, and your own sanity. Make sure to check out Terry Gilliam's 1985 classic 'Brazil' for a particularly silly treat!

'Movies like American Beauty': Downright Nihilistic Comedies

These comedy flicks step beyond the boundaries of dark humor and into the realm of downright nihilism. Keep an eye out for boundary pushing work of Todd Solondz, as well as Tim Heidecker's debut film 'The Comedy'.

'As a Moonless Night': Modern Black Comedy

For those who like it good and pitchy, check out this collection of the best black comedies this millennium has to offer, including 'Birdman', 'Bernie', and murder-spree caper 'God Bless America'. It may not help your cynicism, but it will help pass your lonely, bitter evenings!

The Cinematic Creation of Hipsterdom

The word 'Hipster' gets thrown around a lot, but what exactly are hipsters, and where did they come from? We've done our part in solving this mystery by compiling a list of films which define the cinematic hipster experience. And just for the record - none of us have handlebar mustaches.

Spike Jonze Movies

Wait, so the same guy who directed 'Being John Malkovich' also produced the 'Jackass' movies? We're not sure what to say about this chap other than he's very versatile. Very, very versatile.

'Movies like Stuck in Love': Moving Pictures About the Written Word

This eclectic list contains some of the best movies about the art of writing, modern and classic. Some write novels, some write poetry, and some write comics - all must suffer for their art. Great inspiration if you have writer's block!

Best Offbeat Comedies

These comedies are not to be trusted with a tambourine, from 'Napoleon Dynamite' to 'Being John Malkovich', enjoy this selection of our favourite truly odd comedies.

'Movies Like Enter the Void': American Arthouse Movies

Alongside the regular Hollywood blockbuster production line runs a rich vein of progressive arthouse filmmaking, spawning such boundary pushing films stretching from existential horror classic 'Eraserhead' to modern sci-fi gem 'Melancholia'.

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