The Best Surrealism Movies Films

The Best Surrealism Movies

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List Criteria: Vote for your personal favorite Surrealism films, regardless of how popular or successful they were at the box office.

A list of all the best surrealism movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This surrealism movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more. This list of surrealism films also contains surrealism movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This surrealism films list can also be copied to start your own. This list, though, contains the best surrealism movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films This surrealism movie list can be sorted by alphabetically, by director, by year and more, but is currently ordered from best to worst. Upvote your favorite movies because they deserve it.

List of surrealism films includes surrealism movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. Share this list after re-ranking it to fit the order you think it should be in.

These are the top films in the surrealism genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the surrealism genre in it. Be it the motifs of the surrealism genre or just some of the most common archetypes.

Give a thumbs down to movies like Dreams That Money Can Buy and Tusk if you don't like them and a thumbs up if you do. If we missed any surrealism movies on this list, please add them to the list yourself, as this is an open list which means you can add any movies whenever you like (choices are subject to moderation). The films on this list cover the most famous surrealism movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about surrealism movie lists.
You can find the release information for any of the films listed below. It's often available in the data set, so you can even find the cast of some of these by clicking on the names of the surrealism movies. List includes photos and surrealism movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

Examples of movies on this list include The Trial and Cremaster 3.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these surrealism movies on DVD, streaming Blu-ray or streaming, or if you're seeing them in theatres for the first time, this is a list of good surrealism movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest surrealism movies, here is the full surrealism movies list, ordered from best to worst.

All sorts of directors have taken on Surrealism movies. Examples include Orson Welles, David O. Russell, and Oliver Stone.

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    An Andalusian Dog is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech, Luis ...

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    Simon of the Desert is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Silvia Pinal, Claudio Brook, Antonio Bravo

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    2001: A Space Odyssey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Arthur C. Clarke, Leonard Rossiter, Ed Bishop

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    Eraserhead is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Jack Nance, Jeanne Bates, Jack Fisk

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    Seven Servants is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

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    Anthony Quinn, Audra McDonald, David Warner

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    Naomi Watts, Billy Ray Cyrus, Melissa George

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    The Exterminating Angel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Silvia Pinal, Claudio Brook, Jacqueline Andere

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    The Shining is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Scatman Crothers

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    The Holy Mountain is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Alejandro Jodorowsky, Juan Ferrara, Letícia Robles

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    El Topo is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    David Silva, Alejandro Jodorowsky, Alfonso Arau

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    The Discreet Charm of the Bour... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Michel Piccoli, Fernando Rey, Jean-Pierre Cassel

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    That Obscure Object of Desire is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Carole Bouquet, Michel Piccoli, Fernando Rey

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    Delicatessen is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Dominique Pinon, Karin Viard, Ticky Holgado

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    Lost Highway is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Richard Pryor, Gary Busey, Patricia Arquette

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    Pi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Mark Margolis, Ajay Naidu, Clint Mansell

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    Santa Sangre is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Blanca Guerra, Guy Stockwell, Adan Jodorowsky

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    Last Year at Marienbad is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Delphine Seyrig, Sacha Pitoëff, Giorgio Albertazzi

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    Inland Empire is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Naomi Watts, Jeremy Irons, Laura Dern

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    The Trial is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Orson Welles, Anthony Perkins, Romy Schneider

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    Catch-22 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Martin Sheen, Orson Welles, Jon Voight

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    Orpheus is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Jean Marais, François Périer, María Casares

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    The Short Films of David Lynch is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    David Lynch, Talisa Soto, Harry Dean Stanton

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    Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    David Bowie, Heather Graham, Kiefer Sutherland

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    Faust is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Jan Kraus, Jiří Suchý, Petr Čepek

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    if.... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Malcolm McDowell, Arthur Lowe, Richard Warwick

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    The Golden Age is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Max Ernst, Lya Lys, Gaston Modot

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    Songs from the Second Floor is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Bengt C.W. Carlsson, Klas Gosta Olsson, Tommy Johansson

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    Head is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Jack Nicholson, Frank Zappa, Ray Nitschke

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    The Blood of a Poet is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Lee Miller, Pauline Carton, Odette Talazac

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    O Lucky Man! is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Helen Mirren, Malcolm McDowell, Ralph Richardson

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    Forbidden Zone is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Danny Elfman, Hervé Villechaize, Joe Spinell

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    Prospero's Books is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    John Gielgud, Erland Josephson, Mark Rylance

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    Greedy Guts is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Pavel Nový, Jan Hartl, Veronika Žilková

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    Rabbits is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Naomi Watts, Laura Harring, Scott Coffey

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    The Milky Way is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Michel Piccoli, Delphine Seyrig, Bernard Verley

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    The Element of Crime is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Lars von Trier, Michael Elphick, Esmond Knight

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    Black Moon is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Joe Dallesandro, Cathryn Harrison, Alexandra Stewart

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    The Saragossa Manuscript is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Beata Tyszkiewicz, Elżbieta Czyżewska, Iga Cembrzyńska

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    Porky in Wackyland is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Mel Blanc, Billy Bletcher

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    City of Women is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Marcello Mastroianni, Ettore Manni, Dominique Labourier

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    Altered States is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Drew Barrymore, William Hurt, Bob Balaban

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    Tetsuo: The Iron Man is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Shinya Tsukamoto, Renji Ishibashi, Tomorowo Taguchi

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    Alice is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Kristýna Kohoutová

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    The Phantom of Liberty is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Monica Vitti, Michel Piccoli, Jean-Claude Brialy

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    Cremaster 1 is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Jessica Sherwood, Nina Kotov, Catherine Mulchahy

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    Cremaster 3 is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Aimee Mullins, Matthew Barney, Richard Serra

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    Cremaster 2 is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Dave Lombardo, Norman Mailer, Patty Griffin

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    The Testament of Orpheus is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Yul Brynner, Pablo Picasso, Jean Cocteau

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    Weekend is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Mireille Darc, Jean Piere Leaud, Anne Wiazemsky

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    The Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies

    Udo Kier, Ernst-Hugo Järegård, Jens Okking

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