Cinema is definitely probably the most entertaining artwork kind. However it is usually an artwork kind that permits its makers to experiment. In that sense, it’s like portray. One can argue that whereas painters are inspired to be completely different and bizarre, filmmakers aren’t as a lot. And but, there are filmmakers who dare to be completely different, who dare to be bizarre. Though “bizarre” doesn’t essentially imply “good” — except you might be David Lynch or Michael Hanake — however this text is dedicated to movies which might be each bizarre and good. Learn beneath the record of high bizarre motion pictures of the 21st century and why are these motion pictures bizarre within the first place. Warning: SPOILERS AHEAD!
10. Irreversible (2002)
Occasions over the course of 1 traumatic evening in Paris unfold in reverse-chronological order as the attractive Alex is brutally raped and crushed by a stranger within the underpass. Her boyfriend and ex-lover take issues into their very own arms by hiring two criminals to assist them discover the rapist in order that they’ll precise revenge. I do know it’s a very disturbing movie, however on the identical time I feel it has a transparent message in it. A concurrently lovely and horrible examination of the harmful nature of trigger and impact it’s a movie that reveals how merciless time could be.
What’s bizarre about it?: No, it isn’t the reverse timeline .. if that’s what you might be considering. It’s on this record due to two scenes: a particularly graphic homicide scene and an much more graphic rape scene.
9. Donnie Darko (2001)