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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.

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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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Seven Servants Anthony Quinn, Audra McDonald, David Warner

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Eraserhead Jack Nance, Jeanne Bates, Jack Fisk

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An Andalusian Dog Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech, Luis Buñuel, Simone Mareuil

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Mulholland Drive is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies
Mulholland Drive Naomi Watts, Billy Ray Cyrus, Melissa George

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2001: A Space Odyssey Arthur C. Clarke, Leonard Rossiter, Ed Bishop

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Asudem Yangzom Brauen, Joachim Paul Assböck, Araba Walton

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The Shining Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Scatman Crothers

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Lost Highway Richard Pryor, Gary Busey, Patricia Arquette

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Strange Stranger Daryush Shokof, Marie selva, Arash Kalani

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Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me David Bowie, Heather Graham, Kiefer Sutherland

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The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie Michel Piccoli, Fernando Rey, Jean-Pierre Cassel

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Brazil Robert De Niro, Bob Hoskins, Ian Holm

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The Exterminating Angel Silvia Pinal, Claudio Brook, Jacqueline Andere

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The Holy Mountain Alejandro Jodorowsky, Juan Ferrara, Letícia Robles

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Inland Empire Naomi Watts, Jeremy Irons, Laura Dern

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Pi Mark Margolis, Ajay Naidu, Clint Mansell

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El Topo David Silva, Alejandro Jodorowsky, Alfonso Arau

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Simon of the Desert Silvia Pinal, Claudio Brook, Antonio Bravo

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That Obscure Object of Desire Carole Bouquet, Michel Piccoli, Fernando Rey

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Delicatessen Dominique Pinon, Karin Viard, Ticky Holgado

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The Short Films of David Lynch David Lynch, Talisa Soto, Harry Dean Stanton

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The Trial Orson Welles, Anthony Perkins, Romy Schneider

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Santa Sangre Blanca Guerra, Guy Stockwell, Adan Jodorowsky

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Fantasia Walt Disney, Corey Burton, Leopold Stokowski

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Last Year at Marienbad Delphine Seyrig, Sacha Pitoëff, Giorgio Albertazzi

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Suspiria Joan Bennett, Alida Valli, Udo Kier

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Rabbits Naomi Watts, Laura Harring, Scott Coffey

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O Lucky Man! Helen Mirren, Malcolm McDowell, Ralph Richardson

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Mr. Nobody is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Surrealism Movies
Mr. Nobody A boy stands on a station platform as a train is about to leave. Should he go with his mother or stay with his father? Infinite possibilities arise from this decision. As long as he doesn't choose, anything is possible.  ...

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Catch-22 Martin Sheen, Orson Welles, Jon Voight

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Orpheus Jean Marais, François Périer, María Casares

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The Fall of the House of Usher Melville Webber, Hildegarde Watson, Herbert Stern

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Black Moon Joe Dallesandro, Cathryn Harrison, Alexandra Stewart

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The Blood of a Poet Lee Miller, Pauline Carton, Odette Talazac

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The Phantom of Liberty Monica Vitti, Michel Piccoli, Jean-Claude Brialy

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Yellow Submarine Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison

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Tetsuo: The Iron Man Shinya Tsukamoto, Renji Ishibashi, Tomorowo Taguchi

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Altered States Drew Barrymore, William Hurt, Bob Balaban

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Forbidden Zone Danny Elfman, Hervé Villechaize, Joe Spinell

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Weekend Mireille Darc, Jean Piere Leaud, Anne Wiazemsky

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The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus Johnny Depp, Jude Law, Colin Farrell

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The Falls Peter Greenaway, Stephen Quay, Timothy Quay

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Dreams Martin Scorsese, Chishū Ryū, Hisashi Igawa

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Songs from the Second Floor Bengt C.W. Carlsson, Klas Gosta Olsson, Tommy Johansson

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The Saragossa Manuscript Beata Tyszkiewicz, Elżbieta Czyżewska, Iga Cembrzyńska

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The Golden Age Max Ernst, Lya Lys, Gaston Modot

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The Lady from Shanghai Rita Hayworth, Orson Welles, Errol Flynn

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City of Women Marcello Mastroianni, Ettore Manni, Dominique Labourier

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Ichi the Killer Shinya Tsukamoto, Tadanobu Asano, Susumu Terajima

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Fando & Lis Maria Teresa Rivas, Sergio Kleiner