Aickmanesque

A list of films that possess the same strange ambiguities, disturbing illogicalities, grim mundanities, psychological unpleasantness, narrative open-endedness, Freudian oddness and genuine disturbing moments of horror as the short stories of Robert Aickman.

  • The Blue Light
  • The Night Has Eyes
  • Isle of the Dead
  • The Rocking Horse Winner
  • Pandora and the Flying Dutchman
  • L'Avventura
  • La Notte
  • Last Year at Marienbad
  • Night Tide
  • L'Eclisse
  • Pitfall
  • Carnival of Souls
  • The Immortal One
  • The Silence
  • Woman in the Dunes
  • The Pumpkin Eater
  • Seance on a Wet Afternoon
  • Repulsion
  • Dream A40
  • The Possessed
  • Rapture
  • Bunny Lake Is Missing
  • Persona
  • Our Mother's House
  • Mist
  • Hour of the Wolf
  • The Hand of Night
  • Song of Summer
  • Secret Ceremony
  • A Quiet Place in the Country
  • One Night... a Train
  • The Cremator
  • That Cold Day in the Park
  • The Last Train Through Harecastle Tunnel
  • The House That Screamed
  • And Soon the Darkness
  • Valerie and Her Week of Wonders
  • Robin Redbreast
  • Adrift
  • The Road Builder
  • Daughters of Darkness
  • They Have Changed Their Face
  • Let's Scare Jessica to Death
  • The Telephone Book
  • The Velvet Vampire
  • Short Night of Glass Dolls
  • Images
  • Fear in the Night
  • Straight On Till Morning
  • Neither the Sea Nor the Sand
  • At the Meeting with Joyous Death
  • The Iron Rose
  • Messiah of Evil
  • Lisa and the Devil
  • Don't Look Now
  • From Beyond the Grave
  • The Perfume of the Lady in Black
  • Symptoms
  • Footprints
  • Picnic at Hanging Rock
  • Dark August
  • Who Can Kill a Child?
  • Mr. Klein
  • The Tenant
  • The House of the Laughing Windows
  • A Matter of Time
  • A Photograph
  • 3 Women
  • Full Circle
  • Bruges-La-Morte
  • The Lake
  • The Shout
  • The Ice House
  • Messidor
  • The Kirlian Witness
  • Fascination
  • Night of Death!
  • Possession
  • The Appointment
  • The Territory
  • The Games of Countess Dolingen
  • City of Pirates
  • Sara's House
  • The Phantom
  • The Hospice
  • The Black Tower
  • Motherland Hotel
  • The Spider Labyrinth
  • Dead Ringers
  • The Comfort of Strangers
  • The Lorelei
  • The Reflecting Skin
  • The Sect
  • Afraid of the Dark
  • Szamanka
  • Eyes Wide Shut
  • This Filthy Earth
  • A Snake of June
  • Spider
  • Hotel