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A list of the best existentialism movies ever made, ranked by movie fans with film trailers when available. This existentialism movie list is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about existentialism are at the top of the list. If there are any great movies about existentialism you believe we missed, please feel free to add them to the list yourself. The films on this list are the most famous existentialism movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already. Click on these existentialism movie titles for more information about the films.

The list you're viewing is made up of different items like Le Samouraï and Waking Life.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best existentialism movies?" and "What is the greatest existentialism movie of all time?"

Various bits of information are included with these popular existentialism movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. Whether you're watching these existentialism movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these good existentialism movies can be enjoyed no matter what.
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John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life, also known as The Meaning of Life, is a 1983 British musical sketch comedy film written and performed by the Monty Python troupe, and directed by one of its ...more
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Groundhog Day is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Existentialism Movies
Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, Michael Shannon
Groundhog Day is a 1993 American fantasy comedy film directed by Harold Ramis, starring Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, and Chris Elliott. It was written by Ramis and Danny Rubin, based on a story ...more
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Michelle Williams, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Philip Seymour Hoffman
Synecdoche, New York is a 2008 American postmodern drama film written and directed by Charlie Kaufman, and starring Philip Seymour Hoffman. It is Kaufman's directorial debut. The plot follows an ...more
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The Shawshank Redemption is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Existentialism Movies
mvargic2 added Morgan Freeman, Rita Hayworth, Tim Robbins
The Shawshank Redemption is a 1994 American drama film written and directed by Frank Darabont and starring Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman. Adapted from the Stephen King novella Rita Hayworth and ...more
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Alain Delon, François Périer, Cathy Rosier
Le Samouraï is a 1967 French-Italian crime film directed by French filmmaker Jean-Pierre Melville, starring Alain Delon as Jef Costello.
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Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Steven Soderbergh
Waking Life is a 2001 American adult animated docufiction/drama film, directed by Richard Linklater. It was distributed by Fox Searchlight Pictures and it was the first animated film released by ...more
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The Fountainhead is a 1949 American film directed by King Vidor, based on the best-selling book of the same name by Ayn Rand, who wrote the screenplay adaptation. The film and novel are ...more
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Naomi Watts, Isla Fisher, Mark Wahlberg
I ♥ Huckabees is a 2004 American philosophical comedy film from Fox Searchlight. It was produced and directed by David O. Russell, who co-wrote the screenplay with Jeff Baena. The film stars an ...more
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Click is a 2006 American science fiction comedy-drama film directed by Frank Coraci, written by Steve Koren and Mark O'Keefe, and produced by Adam Sandler, who also starred in the lead role. The ...more