Top Ten Best Cult Movies


The Top Ten

1 The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Saw it about 50 times when I was young during the 70's at the midnight show after partying all night. Great times were had. Miss them. Go Tim Curry. You made my teen and young adult years fun.

2 This is Spinal Tap

This should be #2 next to Rocky Horror

3 The Big Lebowski

This is by far the best cult movie of all time if not one of the best movies ever

How is this not in the top 3?
Nonetheless, The Dude Abides

i love it

4 Office Space
5 A Clockwork Orange

Muddled and slightly boring. Tries to be edgy but ends up just being pointless.

One of my all time favorites, and best of Kubrick. - Beatlesboy9

6 Pulp Fiction
7 Fargo

Hey, I live right next to Fargo, and so maybe this makes me more partial to this film.

8 The Evil Dead
9 Reservoir Dogs

This Is One Of My Favorite Movies - BeatlesFan1964

10 Clerks

The Contenders

11 Fight Club

The best movie ever created! And the book is great too! Palahnuik is God!

12 Dazed and Confused
13 Heathers
14 Night of the Living Dead

Top 3 - Strobo

15 The Room

Oh come on! That's a cheesy movie! - StevenUniverseIsAwesome

16 Blade Runner

Harrison Ford in a brilliant, darkly futuristic thriller and it only gets one lousy percent here? - Dave0the0Suave

17 Big Trouble in Little China

The Weirdest Movie I Have Ever Seen - BeatlesFan1964

Should be #2 next to rhps

18 Caddyshack
19 Yellow Submarine
20 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
21 Plan 9 From Outer Space
22 The Breakfast Club
23 Dark Star
24 Napoleon Dynamite

What an amazing movie! There's just something indefinably special about it. The way the characters talk. The vibe. The subtle bits of humour. It's just a work of sheer genius.

25 Evil Dead II
26 Dead Alive

This is THE definition of a cult classic! - fireinside96

27 The Wild One
28 Mad Max
29 Eraserhead
30 Edward Scissorhands
31 Army of Darkness
32 Spirited Away
33 American Psycho
34 The Boondock Saints

Simply great. Action and comedy have never made a better combination

35 The Lost Boys
36 Lost Highway
37 Donnie Darko
38 Akira
39 The Nightmare Before Christmas
40 They Live
41 Andrei Rublev
42 Bad Taste
43 Gremlins
44 Heavy Metal
45 Swamp Thing
46 Dumb and Dumber
47 Suspiria
48 Mean Girls
49 The Warriors
50 2001: A Space Odyssey
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1. The Rocky Horror Picture Show
2. The Room
3. Plan 9 From Outer Space
1. The Rocky Horror Picture Show
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