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 104 films in this list released in the 2010s.

  • First Reformed
  • mother!
  • Hard to Be a God
  • The Turin Horse
  • An Elephant Sitting Still
  • Loveless
  • Leviathan
  • Tyrannosaur
  • Only God Forgives
  • Son of Saul
  • Poetry
  • November
  • The Tribe
  • The House That Jack Built
  • Brawl in Cell Block 99
  • High-Rise
  • Melancholia
  • Hell or High Water
  • Sicario
  • The Lobster
  • Us
  • Gone Girl
  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer
  • I Saw the Devil
  • Elena
  • The Hunt
  • Winter Sleep
  • Cold War
  • You Were Never Really Here
  • We Need to Talk About Kevin
  • Utøya: July 22
  • Biutiful
  • The Witch
  • The World of Kanako
  • Confessions
  • The Counselor
  • Cosmopolis
  • Entertainment
  • Silence
  • A Serbian Film
  • Shame
  • Inside Llewyn Davis
  • Spring Breakers
  • Meek's Cutoff
  • Anomalisa
  • The Neon Demon
  • High Life
  • Nothing Bad Can Happen
  • The Last Circus
  • Snowtown
  • Mandy
  • Climax
  • Ayka
  • Oslo, August 31st
  • The Fifth Season
  • Cold Fish
  • Fugue
  • Age of Cannibals
  • Black Tide
  • Time Share
  • Beasts of No Nation
  • Hold the Dark
  • It Comes at Night
  • Nocturnal Animals
  • Hounds of Love
  • Fury
  • Les Misérables
  • Twin Peaks: The Return
  • Guilty of Romance
  • Antiporno
  • Upgrade
  • April 9th
  • Hereditary
  • Sorry to Bother You
  • The Divide
  • Nymphomaniac: Vol. I
  • Nymphomaniac: Vol. II
  • It's Such a Beautiful Day
  • Love
  • Divines
  • Black Swan
  • Starred Up
  • Capernaum
  • Hail
  • Berlin Syndrome
  • Suburbicon
  • Snowpiercer
  • These Final Hours
  • Blue Ruin
  • Berberian Sound Studio
  • Possum
  • Into the Abyss
  • The Fake
  • Michael
  • Custody
  • I, Daniel Blake
  • The Act of Killing
  • The Look of Silence
  • Silenced
  • Kidnapped