Cult Films

Cult films have given the world so many priceless things: a drag queen eating dog poop, Transylvanian transvestites, the proper use of the word”myriad” in a suicide note. Think of how many pop culture references would be lost without these cult classics. From campy to creepy, the editors at Screen Junkies have vowed to leave no oddity unturned when compiling our movie lists to enrich your knowledge of the out there and the obscure.

The Film Cult Presents: Shaun of the Dead
Friday, April 18 by

Warning! Spoiler Alert!   There’s a lot a competition for best zombie movie. Some might say the best was the racially tinged horror classic, Night of the Living Dead. They…

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The Film Cult Presents: The Witches
Friday, April 11 by

Based on books by master storyteller Roald Dahl, The Witches is one of those children’s movies that’s downright frightening.

The Film Cult Presents: Edward Scissorhands
Friday, April 4 by

WARNING! SPOILERS AHEAD! Edward Scissorhands is definitely flawed. The ending is a predictable Saturday-matinee mob scene. The plot is loosely hung on a frame-work of stock characters and a fairy-tale…

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The Film Cult Presents: Battle Royale
Friday, March 28 by

WARNING! SPOILERS AHEAD! Battle Royale got a lot of press when the first Hunger Games movie came out. Hipsters were up in arms with protestations of “Rip off!” and “It’s…

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The Film Cult Presents: Death Becomes Her
Friday, March 21 by

“Now a warning!?” Obviously Meryl Streep is a genius. Within my lifetime I think she may break Katharine Hepburn’s record for most best actress Oscars. The Great Kate has four,…

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The Film Cult Presents: Crumb
Friday, March 14 by

WARNING! SPOILERS AHEAD! When I was a teenager, my neighbors let my parents borrow a bootleg VHS tape of Crumb, the documentary of underground cartoonist Robert Crumb. The cassette was…

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The Film Cult Presents: Return to Oz
Friday, March 7 by

Decapitation, electroshock therapy…this is a Disney movie??

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The Film Cult Presents: The Wicker Man
Friday, February 28 by

Oh, to go back to the days when naked people sang songs in circles on the solstice.

The Masters of Cult Cinema: 7 Troma Movies
Wednesday, January 11 by Jack Spacefire

For over the past 40 years, the wild and wacky horror B-Movie producers Lloyd Kaufman and Michael Hertz, have given us some amazingly bad movies with some amazingly named titles….

Faster Pussycat! Kill! Kill!: 6 Sexploitation Movies
Wednesday, January 11 by Jack Spacefire

The movie that inspired so many cinematic moments for Quentin Tarantino. A young Swedish-blond girl roams the lush country side with a shotgun, seeking revenge on the men who kidnapped,…

5 Songs from the Funky Pulp Fiction Soundtrack Song List
Wednesday, October 5 by Shawn Lealos
Cheech And Chong Movies: Marijuana and Laughs
Wednesday, September 14 by Emilia Lamberto

Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong are the hilarious and well-known comedy duo known mainly for their stand-up comedy and stoner-humor filled "Cheech and Chong" movies. The duo enjoyed early success…

Dazed And Confused Cast
Saturday, September 3 by Shawn Lealos

The “Dazed and Confused” cast presents a who’s who of Hollywood and television talent. Most of the performers from this Richard Linklater movie went on to appear in dozens of…

The Big Lebowski Quotes
Friday, August 12 by Bo Vandy

Get together with any group of movie lovers and you are bound to hear one or two "The Big Lebowski" quotes being thrown around. One of the best Jeff Bridges…

Dazed And Confused Quotes
Sunday, July 24 by Natalie Kuchik

"Dazed and Confused" quotes are funny and witty. The movie has a large ensemble cast, but the writers managed to create great and memorable quotes for each character. The movie…

10 Best American Film Noir Films
Thursday, July 21 by Tom Gordon

The 10 best American film noir films on this list include classics from the 1950s and '60s, as well as a couple of neo-noir films from the 970s and '80s….

Pulp Fiction Quotes
Thursday, April 14 by ShawnD

When you want a little reminder of one of the greatest movies ever filmed, check out this list of "Pulp Fiction" quotes. "Pulp Fiction" turned the film world on its…

10 Best French Cult Movies
Monday, April 11 by r.f.f.

Here are the ten best French cult movies. French is the romance of love so it's no surprise they create some of the most romantic and risqué and entertaining movies…

10 Best Italian Cult Movies
Friday, April 1 by Annette Smith

These 10 best Italian cult movies are current favorites for Italian cult picture fans. Most of the movies feature subjects that are outside the mainstream. Cult movies have highly devoted…

Japanese Cult Movies
Friday, March 25 by Alan Rankin

Japan makes some great films, so it figures that Japanese cult movies would be among the greatest cult classics ever. In fact, it could be argued that the international fan…

10 Best Modern Film Noir Films
Thursday, March 17 by William Gish

The 10 best modern noir films do the genre proud by pilling on the tragic endings, violent confrontations, extreme pessimism and sexual tension that made the original noir flicks of…

10 Best Italian B Movies
Friday, March 11 by Jacob Quinn

The 10 best Italian B movies are all genre films, and most of them are westerns or horror movies. This is because the Italians went through a period from the…

10 Best Film Noir Femme Fatales
Thursday, March 10 by Lee Grayson

The ten best film noir femme fatales are an easy pick. The best ladies of the dark screen lighting known as noir appeared again and again in similar roles throughout…

10 Classic Film Noir Films
Saturday, February 12 by Lee Grayson

These 10 classic film noir films include a group of classics from the 1930s and 1940s. Noir is a cinematic term to describe the lighting of films made during the…

10 Best French Film Noir Films
Thursday, February 10 by Amanda Ferguson

The 10 best French film noir films are the apex of the genre. French film noir is the staple and beginning of the historical genre. These films consist of dark…

10 Film Noir Characteristics
Monday, February 7 by Stephen Lloyd

These 10 film noir characteristics illuminate the unique aspects of the style coined by French film critics after World War II. Film noir represents a darker side of American film…

10 Great Film Noir Movies
Sunday, February 6 by Sheldon Reid

Mysterious characters and hidden motives run amok in these ten great film noir movies. While squinting at the silhouettes in the fog and cigarette smoke, keep an eye out for…

10 Classic Cult Movies
Friday, February 4 by Travis Petersen

A cult film is one that may never have achieved mainstream success, but for some reason has gained a loyal following and stood the test of time; these classic cult…

10 Best Film Noir Movies
Friday, February 4 by Chuck G.

Black and white films are considered classics in the modern era but the 10 best film noir movies are timeless. Film noir is defined as a film photographed in dim…

Elements Of Film Noir
Tuesday, February 1 by Layla Sinclair

If you want to learn about one of film’s most classic genres, read the elements of film noir below. Film noir is a genre of mystery and included older movies…