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 31 films in this list released in 2006.

  • 13 Beloved
  • All the Boys Love Mandy Lane
  • Art School Confidential
  • Beerfest
  • Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon
  • Black Sheep
  • Brick
  • The City of Violence
  • Death Note
  • Dorm
  • Evil Aliens
  • The Fall
  • Fearless
  • Fido
  • The Hamiltons
  • The Hills Have Eyes
  • The Host
  • I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK
  • Little Miss Sunshine
  • Poultrygeist: Night of the Chicken Dead
  • Princess
  • Re-cycle
  • Renaissance
  • Right at Your Door
  • A Scanner Darkly
  • Smokin' Aces
  • Southland Tales
  • Taxidermia
  • The Girl Who Leapt Through Time
  • The Tripper
  • Yo-Yo Girl Cop