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Least Mainstream Films (#101-200)

Rank Title Year Director(s) Overall
Rank
101 Bride of Frankenstein 1935 James Whale 137
102 Fantastic Planet 1973 René Laloux 933
103 Diary of a Country Priest 1951 Robert Bresson 452
104 Ali: Fear Eats the Soul 1974 Rainer Werner Fassbinder 431
105 Sansho the Bailiff 1954 Kenji Mizoguchi 406
106 Three Colors: Blue 1993 Krzysztof Kieslowski 294
107 Cannibal Holocaust 1980 Ruggero Deodato 1459
108 Nosferatu the Vampyre 1979 Werner Herzog 830
109 Deep Red 1975 Dario Argento 1340
110 L'Atalante 1934 Jean Vigo 165
111 Sátántangó 1994 Béla Tarr 780
112 Candyman 1992 Bernard Rose 1434
113 Chungking Express 1994 Kar-Wai Wong 464
114 L'Âge d'or 1930 Luis Buñuel 538
115 Halloween 1978 John Carpenter 125
116 Cleo from 5 to 7 1962 Agnès Varda 642
117 The Mother and the Whore 1973 Jean Eustache 644
118 Naked 1993 Mike Leigh 488
119 Le Samouraï 1967 Jean-Pierre Melville 371
120 Gattaca 1997 Andrew Niccol 874
121 Ikiru 1952 Akira Kurosawa 235
122 Day of Wrath 1943 Carl Theodor Dreyer 524
123 Onibaba 1964 Kaneto Shindô 1143
124 Repo Man 1984 Alex Cox 691
125 Pierrot le Fou 1965 Jean-Luc Godard 480
126 District 9 2009 Neill Blomkamp 725
127 The Mirror 1975 Andrei Tarkovsky 598
128 Shoah 1985 Claude Lanzmann 295
129 Dark Star 1974 John Carpenter 939
130 Primer 2004 Shane Carruth 963
131 Things to Come 1936 William Cameron Menzies 951
132 Poltergeist 1982 Tobe Hooper 584
133 My Life to Live 1962 Jean-Luc Godard 607
134 The Black Cat 1934 Edgar G. Ulmer 1170
135 Them! 1954 Gordon Douglas 1044
136 Happiness 1998 Todd Solondz 747
137 The Thing from Another World 1951 Christian Nyby 623
138 F for Fake 1973 Orson Welles 539
139 The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie 1972 Luis Buñuel 267
140 The Ring 2002 Gore Verbinski 1084
141 The Devils 1971 Ken Russell 1120
142 L'Eclisse 1962 Michelangelo Antonioni 640
143 The Mummy 1932 Karl Freund 991
144 The Iron Giant 1999 Brad Bird 331
145 Funny Games 1997 Michael Haneke 1145
146 The Spirit of the Beehive 1973 Víctor Erice 375
147 Oldboy 2003 Chan-wook Park 360
148 Moon 2009 Duncan Jones 971
149 The Umbrellas of Cherbourg 1964 Jacques Demy 340
150 The Color of Pomegranates 1969 Sergei Parajanov 827
151 Werckmeister Harmonies 2000 Béla Tarr 861
152 Hidden 2005 Michael Haneke 466
153 Band of Outsiders 1964 Jean-Luc Godard 835
154 Delicatessen 1991 Marc Caro and Jean-Pierre Jeunet 555
155 The Last House on the Left 1972 Wes Craven 1388
156 Escape from New York 1981 John Carpenter 801
157 Come and See 1985 Elem Klimov 332
158 Slacker 1991 Richard Linklater 896
159 The Orphanage 2007 J.A. Bayona 1345
160 If.... 1968 Lindsay Anderson 465
161 The Conqueror Worm 1968 Michael Reeves 1085
162 Invasion of the Body Snatchers 1956 Don Siegel 178
163 Performance 1970 Donald Cammell and Nicolas Roeg 448
164 The Beyond 1981 Lucio Fulci 1921
165 Phantasm 1979 Don Coscarelli 1719
166 Safe 1995 Todd Haynes 844
167 A Man Escaped 1956 Robert Bresson 450
168 The Servant 1963 Joseph Losey 669
169 Quatermass and the Pit 1967 Roy Ward Baker 1476
170 Seconds 1966 John Frankenheimer 941
171 Les Vampires 1915 Louis Feuillade 944
172 A Tale of Two Sisters 2003 Jee-woon Kim 1850
173 Soylent Green 1973 Richard Fleischer 1142
174 A Brighter Summer Day 1991 Edward Yang 783
175 Dracula 1931 Tod Browning 424
176 Gertrud 1964 Carl Theodor Dreyer 924
177 The War of the Worlds 1953 Byron Haskin 692
178 Orpheus 1950 Jean Cocteau 594
179 Black Narcissus 1947 Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger 319
180 Woman in the Dunes 1964 Hiroshi Teshigahara 711
181 Crumb 1994 Terry Zwigoff 499
182 The Incredible Shrinking Man 1957 Jack Arnold 872
183 Irréversible 2002 Gaspar Noé 1185
184 Breaking the Waves 1996 Lars von Trier 440
185 Shivers 1975 David Cronenberg 1826
186 Drugstore Cowboy 1989 Gus Van Sant 907
187 The Road Warrior 1981 George Miller 342
188 Children of Men 2006 Alfonso Cuarón 355
189 Village of the Damned 1960 Wolf Rilla 1293
190 Dead Man 1995 Jim Jarmusch 633
191 The City of Lost Children 1995 Marc Caro and Jean-Pierre Jeunet 865
192 Pi 1998 Darren Aronofsky 796
193 The Fifth Element 1997 Luc Besson 626
194 Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! 1965 Russ Meyer 1043
195 Army in the Shadows 1969 Jean-Pierre Melville 484
196 Tron 1982 Steven Lisberger 727
197 The Last Laugh 1924 F.W. Murnau 485
198 Inland Empire 2006 David Lynch 1229
199 The Long Goodbye 1973 Robert Altman 503
200 Lost Highway 1997 David Lynch 894
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