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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    Naomi Watts, Billy Ray Cyrus, Melissa George

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    An Andalusian Dog

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    Eraserhead

    Jack Nance, Jeanne Bates, Jack Fisk

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    2001: A Space Odyssey

    Arthur C. Clarke, Leonard Rossiter, Ed Bishop

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    The Shining

    Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Scatman Crothers

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    The Holy Mountain

    Alejandro Jodorowsky, Juan Ferrara, Letícia Robles

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    El Topo

    David Silva, Alejandro Jodorowsky, Alfonso Arau

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    The Exterminating Angel

    Silvia Pinal, Claudio Brook, Jacqueline Andere

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    Lost Highway

    Richard Pryor, Gary Busey, Patricia Arquette

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    Pi

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    Santa Sangre

    Blanca Guerra, Guy Stockwell, Adan Jodorowsky

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    Inland Empire

    Naomi Watts, Jeremy Irons, Laura Dern

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    Delicatessen

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    The Blood of a Poet

    Lee Miller, Pauline Carton, Odette Talazac

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    The Trial

    Orson Welles, Anthony Perkins, Romy Schneider

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    Head

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    Last Year at Marienbad

    Delphine Seyrig, Sacha Pitoëff, Giorgio Albertazzi

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    That Obscure Object of Desire

    Carole Bouquet, Michel Piccoli, Fernando Rey

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    The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie

    Michel Piccoli, Fernando Rey, Jean-Pierre Cassel

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    Orpheus

    Jean Marais, François Périer, María Casares

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    Catch-22

    Martin Sheen, Orson Welles, Jon Voight

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    The Golden Age

    Max Ernst, Lya Lys, Gaston Modot

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    The Short Films of David Lynch

    David Lynch, Talisa Soto, Harry Dean Stanton

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    Malcolm McDowell, Arthur Lowe, Richard Warwick

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    Faust

    Jan Kraus, Jiří Suchý, Petr Čepek

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    Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me

    David Bowie, Heather Graham, Kiefer Sutherland

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    Songs from the Second Floor

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

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    Simon of the Desert

    Silvia Pinal, Claudio Brook, Antonio Bravo

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    Greedy Guts

    Pavel Nový, Jan Hartl, Veronika Žilková

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    Altered States

    Drew Barrymore, William Hurt, Bob Balaban

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    Forbidden Zone

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    Rabbits

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    The Element of Crime

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    Alice

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    The Kingdom

    Udo Kier, Ernst-Hugo Järegård, Jens Okking

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    Prospero's Books

    John Gielgud, Erland Josephson, Mark Rylance

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    Porky in Wackyland

    Mel Blanc, Billy Bletcher

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    The Milky Way

    Michel Piccoli, Delphine Seyrig, Bernard Verley

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    Black Moon

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    Tetsuo: The Iron Man

    Shinya Tsukamoto, Renji Ishibashi, Tomorowo Taguchi

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    O Lucky Man!

    Helen Mirren, Malcolm McDowell, Ralph Richardson

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    Cremaster 1

    Jessica Sherwood, Nina Kotov, Catherine Mulchahy

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    The Phantom of Liberty

    Monica Vitti, Michel Piccoli, Jean-Claude Brialy

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    The Testament of Orpheus

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    Cremaster 2

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    The Saragossa Manuscript

    Beata Tyszkiewicz, Elżbieta Czyżewska, Iga Cembrzyńska

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    Taxidermia

    Erwin Leder, Gábor Máté, Piroska Molnár

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    The Lady from Shanghai

    Rita Hayworth, Orson Welles, Errol Flynn

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    Citizen Dog

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    Cremaster 3

    Aimee Mullins, Matthew Barney, Richard Serra

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