Mad, Bad and Downright Strange - A 1001 Cult and Obscure Movies

Hi there and first off let me start by welcoming you to this blogging collaboration, whose purpose is to not only provide a 1001 film introduction to what is possibly some of the most fun, let alone as the title of this blog states Mad, Bad and Downright Strange cinema that currently lurks out there to be enjoyed by those not afraid to wander away from the well trodden path of the cinema mainstream.

Meanwhile for those already familiar with these movies, we hope to have provided a viewing challenge similar to the one set by the book “1001 Movies to See Before You Die”, which inturn provided the original catalyst for this project. For the publishers of that weighty…

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There are 17 fantasy films in this list released in the 1970s.

  • At the Earth's Core
  • The Bermuda Depths
  • The Dragon Lives Again
  • Robbery of the Mummies of Guanajuato
  • Eraserhead
  • Fantastic Planet
  • Gargoyles
  • House
  • The Land That Time Forgot
  • Master of the Flying Guillotine
  • The Mighty Peking Man
  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail
  • Phantom of the Paradise
  • The Rocky Horror Picture Show
  • Starcrash
  • The Tenant
  • Warlords of Atlantis