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 17 adventure films in this list.

  • Solaris
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Dune
  • Interstellar
  • El Topo
  • Weekend
  • Aguirre, the Wrath of God
  • On the Silver Globe
  • Walkabout
  • Starship Troopers
  • Gerry
  • Lean on Pete
  • Shin Godzilla
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  • Mind Game
  • My Own Private Idaho
  • Embrace of the Serpent