Identity Crisis

Films that deal with the ideas of the human identity. Personas, doppelgängers, alter egos, body possessions, role play, split personalities, twins, self-reflections, transformations, subconscious manifestations, amnesiacs, lost memories, reincarnations, meta-cinema, and where reality meet fiction.

  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

    1

  • The Idle Class

    2

  • Body and Soul

    3

  • Metropolis

    4

  • Sylvia Scarlett

    5

  • The Lady Vanishes

    6

  • The Great Dictator

    7

  • Here Comes Mr. Jordan

    8

  • Two-Faced Woman

    9

  • To Be or Not to Be

    10

  • Meshes of the Afternoon

    11

  • Gaslight

    12

  • My Name Is Julia Ross

    13

  • So Dark the Night

    14

  • Beauty and the Beast

    15

  • It's a Wonderful Life

    16

  • Monsieur Verdoux

    17

  • The Beauty of the Devil

    18

  • Sunset Boulevard

    19

  • All About Eve

    20

  • Ordet

    21

  • Vertigo

    22

  • Some Like It Hot

    23

  • Imitation of Life

    24

  • Eyes Without a Face

    25

  • Psycho

    26

  • Black Sunday

    27

  • Viridiana

    28

  • Last Year at Marienbad

    29

  • Pitfall

    30

  • The Manchurian Candidate

    31

  • What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

    32

  • 8½

    33

  • Black Sabbath

    34

  • Shock Corridor

    35

  • Seconds

    36

  • Kill Baby, Kill

    37

  • The Face of Another

    38

  • Persona

    39

  • Death Laid an Egg

    40

  • Night of the Living Dead

    41

  • Eros + Massacre

    42

  • The Passion of Anna

    43

  • Dream No Evil

    44

  • Performance

    45

  • Valerie and Her Week of Wonders

    46

  • A Clockwork Orange

    47

  • Solaris

    48

  • Images

    49

  • Horror Express

    50

  • Sisters

    51

  • Murder on the Emerald Seas

    52

  • Day for Night

    53

  • Sssssss

    54

  • F for Fake

    55

  • World on a Wire

    56

  • Some Call It Loving

    57

  • The Stepford Wives

    58

  • Black Moon

    59

  • Bugsy Malone

    60

  • Satan's Brew

    61

  • Chinese Roulette

    62

  • Scalpel

    63

  • Eraserhead

    64

  • 3 Women

    65

  • Audrey Rose

    66

  • That Obscure Object of Desire

    67

  • Despair

    68

  • In a Year with 13 Moons

    69

  • The Tin Drum

    70

  • The Shining

    71

  • Dressed to Kill

    72

  • Berlin Alexanderplatz

    73

  • The Last Metro

    74

  • Christmas Evil

    75

  • Altered States

    76

  • Mystics in Bali

    77

  • Scanners

    78

  • Demonoid: Messenger of Death

    79

  • The French Lieutenant's Woman

    80

  • Blind Chance

    81

  • The Thing

    82

  • Blade Runner

    83

  • Tootsie

    84

  • Fanny & Alexander

    85

  • Mausoleum

    86

  • The Boxer's Omen

    87

  • The Element of Crime

    88

  • Crimes of Passion

    89

  • Body Double

    90

  • Monster Dog

    91

  • The Initiation

    92

  • Insignificance

    93

  • Lifeforce

    94

  • A Zed & Two Noughts

    95

  • A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge

    96

  • Angel's Egg

    97

  • Nomads

    98

  • Deadly Friend

    99

  • Hollywood Shuffle

    100