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'Movies Like Brazil': Dystopias to Make Kafka Proud

Gilliam, Lynch, and Cronenburg collide in this list of dystopian nightmares that lean on Kafka's aesthetic; difficult to sum it up without resorting to the circular adjective 'Kafkaesque', but you'll know it when you see it!

'Movies like Donnie Darko': Sci-Fi Gets Experimental

Sci-fi is already the most "out there" genre, so what happens when experimental directors take its themes and run with them? Check out this collection of the very best boundary pushing science-fiction films and find out for yourself. Just don't say we didn't warn you!

'Movies Like Blade Runner': Classic Cyberpunk Movies

Movies in the vein of 'Blade Runner': dystopias set in the near future, where human protagonists find themselves battling A.I., megacorporations, or some other form of technological oppressor. The genre also often includes elements of hardboiled detective fiction and film noir, to better convey the grittiness of the technological age's underbelly.

'Movies Like The Den': Tech Gone Bad Nightmares

Horror movies playing on our fears surrounding technology, often remakes of films originally made by the Japanese - who are apparently even more terrified than we are. Make sure to give 'Existenz' a watch for a Cronenburg classic!

'Movies Like The Thing': Classic Body Horror

For those unfamiliar with the genre, body horror relies on the simultaneous appeal and repulsion of observing the human body in a state of mutation or decay. Man sized flies, decapitated bodies carrying their own heads, VCR-compatible stomachs: all great watches before dinner!

'Expect the Inexplicable': Late 20th Century Surrealism

Surrealist movies from the latter half of the 20th century. Includes such hallucinatory masterpieces as 'Simon of the Desert', 'The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie', and, of course, David Lynch's 'Eraserhead'. Expect the inexplicable!

'Movies Like Dead Alive': Splatter Classics

Movies in the vein of 'Re-Animator' and 'The Evil Dead': gore-porn from back when they used fake blood that looked like it came from a Ketchup bottle - and lots of it! Sure to leave the gore-hounds satiated.

'Movies Like Solaris': Classic Existential Sci-Fi

From 'Solaris' to 'Brazil', these mind-bending sci-fi classics will leave you scratching your head, pinching your arm, and perhaps questioning your sanity. If you're looking for some high IQ sci-fi then look no further!

'Movies Like Blade Runner': Best 80s Sci-Fi

Whether it's Arnold Schwarzenegger or Harrison Ford, the big names of the 80s threw themselves into the Sci-Fi genre. Probably the best decade for science fiction movies ever. Think 'Terminator', 'Aliens', and the culmination of the original 'Star Wars' trilogy.

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