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.

  • I Stand Alone
  • You Were Never Really Here
  • We Need to Talk About Kevin
  • Grave of the Fireflies
  • The War Game
  • When the Wind Blows
  • Come and See
  • Utøya: July 22
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • Breaking the Waves
  • Biutiful
  • Stroszek
  • The Sweet Hereafter
  • Apocalypse Now
  • L'Argent
  • Gertrud
  • Some Came Running
  • The Great Silence
  • Detour
  • High Plains Drifter
  • The Last Picture Show
  • The Man Who Sleeps
  • Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father
  • Duck, You Sucker
  • The Witch
  • The Grey Zone
  • The Mist
  • The World of Kanako
  • Confessions
  • The Counselor
  • Cosmopolis
  • Eden Lake
  • Safe
  • Entertainment
  • Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
  • Alien³
  • Angel's Egg
  • Synecdoche, New York
  • Silence
  • Godzilla
  • Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
  • Nineteen Eighty-Four
  • Man Bites Dog
  • La Grande Bouffe
  • A Serbian Film
  • The Young and the Damned
  • Stalker
  • Paths of Glory
  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • M
  • The Beast of the City
  • Odd Man Out
  • The Third Man
  • Gun Crazy
  • Kanal
  • Z
  • Frenzy
  • The Last House on the Left
  • The Crazies
  • Black Christmas
  • Dead of Night
  • Lancelot of the Lake
  • Carrie
  • Pennies from Heaven
  • The Plague Dogs
  • Psycho II
  • Threads
  • The Fly
  • Starship Troopers
  • Happiness
  • Little Otik
  • Hunger
  • Martyrs
  • Shame
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Munich
  • I Live in Fear
  • Blindness
  • Inside Llewyn Davis
  • Waltz with Bashir
  • Spring Breakers
  • Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer
  • Bully
  • Alpha Dog
  • The Seventh Continent
  • Cries and Whispers
  • Meek's Cutoff
  • Anomalisa
  • Bad Lieutenant
  • Drag Me to Hell
  • Gomorrah
  • The Neon Demon
  • The Thing
  • The Life and Death of a Porno Gang
  • High Life
  • L'Avventura
  • La Dolce Vita
  • I... For Icarus
  • Nothing Bad Can Happen
  • The Last Circus