The World is Hell: Hopeless Cinema

Pessimistic worldviews. For when you want to wallow in despair.

It doesn't matter if we all die.

Suggestions welcome.

A reverse list.

There are 41 films in this list released in the 1980s.

  • Damnation
  • Possession
  • Veronika Voss
  • Day of the Dead
  • Violent Cop
  • Ran
  • Angst
  • Full Metal Jacket
  • Videodrome
  • Black Rain
  • Grave of the Fireflies
  • When the Wind Blows
  • Come and See
  • L'Argent
  • Angel's Egg
  • Nineteen Eighty-Four
  • The Plague Dogs
  • Psycho II
  • Threads
  • The Fly
  • Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer
  • The Seventh Continent
  • The Thing
  • Smithereens
  • The Entity
  • Ms .45
  • Christiane F.
  • American Gigolo
  • Shoah
  • The Element of Crime
  • Combat Shock
  • The Quiet Earth
  • Heaven's Gate
  • Blow Out
  • Blue Velvet
  • Landscapes in the Mist
  • Cannibal Holocaust
  • Pale Rider
  • River's Edge
  • Dead Man's Letters
  • A Short Film About Killing