Challenging Filmmaking

Not all films are peaches and cream, and sometimes that's intentional.

Hard to watch and hard to love. Films that promote difficult filmmaking, the kind that festers in your mind after viewing it. Whether it is disturbing, abnormal or downright confusing, it's always worth checking some of these out.

Suggestions welcome!

There are 13 action films in this list.

  • Dune
  • Love Exposure
  • El Topo
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • Children of Men
  • Starship Troopers
  • Shin Godzilla
  • Ghost in the Shell
  • Ichi the Killer
  • Tokyo Fist
  • Ran
  • Rififi
  • Tokyo Drifter