The Fall (2006)
Stars: Lee Pace, Catinca Untaru, Justine Waddell, Kim Uylenbroek
In a hospital on the outskirts of 1920s Los Angeles, an injured stuntman begins to tell a fellow patient, a little girl with a broken arm, a fantastic story of five mythical heroes. Thanks to his fractured state of mind and her vivid imagination, the line between fiction and reality blurs as the tale advances.
Dir: Nobuhiko Obayashi
Stars: Kimiko Ikegami, Miki Jinbo, Kumiko Ohba, Ai Matsubara
Seven girls on their summer trip pay a visit to a possessed house which plans to eat them in extremely bizarre and surreal ways.
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Dir: Darren Aronofsky
Stars: Ellen Burstyn, Jared Leto, Jennifer Connelly, Marlon Wayans
The film depicts different forms of addiction, which lead to the characters’ imprisonment in a world of delusion and reckless desperation that is subsequently overtaken by reality.
Hell Comes to Frogtown (1988)
Dir: Donald Jackson
Stars: Roddy Piper, Sandahl Bergman, Cec Verrell, William Smith, Rory Calhoun
'Hell' is the name of the hero of the story. He's a prisoner of the women who now run the USA after a nuclear/biological war.
Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus (2006)
Dir: Steven Shainberg
Stars: Nicole Kidman, Robert Downey Jr., Ty Burrell, Harris Yulin
Turning her back on her wealthy, established family, Diane Arbus falls in love with Lionel Sweeney, an enigmatic mentor who introduces Arbus to the marginalized people who help her become one of the most revered photographers of the twentieth century.
Dir: Ken Russell
Stars: Gabriel Byrne, Julian Sands, Natasha Richardson, Myriam Cyr
On a warm summer night in 1816 at the Swiss lakeside chateau of Lord Byron, the poet and his guests spend the evening sharing ghost stories while under the influence of experimental compounds provided by the doctor. As the night goes on, reality and the horrific tales begin to commingle.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
Dir: Terry Gilliam
Stars: Johnny Depp, Benicio Del Toro, Tobey Maguire, Ellen Barkin
An oddball journalist and his psychopathic lawyer travel to Las Vegas for a series of psychedelic escapades.