Identity Crisis

Films that deal with the ideas of the human identity. Personas, doppelgängers, alter egos, body possessions, role play, mistaken identity, split personalities, twins, mind control, self-reflections, transformations, subconscious manifestations, amnesiacs, lost memories, reincarnations, meta-cinema, and where reality meets fiction.

  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

    1

  • The Phantom Carriage

    2

  • The Idle Class

    3

  • Häxan

    4

  • Body and Soul

    5

  • Metropolis

    6

  • Top Hat

    7

  • Sylvia Scarlett

    8

  • Magnificent Obsession

    9

  • The Lady Vanishes

    10

  • The Great Dictator

    11

  • Here Comes Mr. Jordan

    12

  • Two-Faced Woman

    13

  • To Be or Not to Be

    14

  • Meshes of the Afternoon

    15

  • Gaslight

    16

  • My Name Is Julia Ross

    17

  • Beauty and the Beast

    18

  • So Dark the Night

    19

  • It's a Wonderful Life

    20

  • Monsieur Verdoux

    21

  • Kind Hearts and Coronets

    22

  • The Beauty of the Devil

    23

  • Sunset Boulevard

    24

  • All About Eve

    25

  • Magnificent Obsession

    26

  • Ordet

    27

  • Vertigo

    28

  • Some Like It Hot

    29

  • Imitation of Life

    30

  • Eyes Without a Face

    31

  • Psycho

    32

  • Black Sunday

    33

  • Viridiana

    34

  • Last Year at Marienbad

    35

  • Pitfall

    36

  • The Manchurian Candidate

    37

  • What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

    38

  • 8½

    39

  • Black Sabbath

    40

  • Shock Corridor

    41

  • Invasion of Astro-Monster

    42

  • Seconds

    43

  • Kill Baby, Kill

    44

  • The Face of Another

    45

  • Persona

    46

  • Death Laid an Egg

    47

  • Destroy All Monsters

    48

  • Night of the Living Dead

    49

  • Eros + Massacre

    50

  • The Bed Sitting Room

    51

  • The Passion of Anna

    52

  • All Monsters Attack

    53

  • Dream No Evil

    54

  • Performance

    55

  • Valerie and Her Week of Wonders

    56

  • A Clockwork Orange

    57

  • Solaris

    58

  • Images

    59

  • Horror Express

    60

  • Sisters

    61

  • Murder on the Emerald Seas

    62

  • Day for Night

    63

  • Sssssss

    64

  • F for Fake

    65

  • World on a Wire

    66

  • Some Call It Loving

    67

  • The Stepford Wives

    68

  • Black Moon

    69

  • Bugsy Malone

    70

  • Satan's Brew

    71

  • Chinese Roulette

    72

  • Scalpel

    73

  • Eraserhead

    74

  • 3 Women

    75

  • Audrey Rose

    76

  • That Obscure Object of Desire

    77

  • Despair

    78

  • In a Year with 13 Moons

    79

  • The Tin Drum

    80

  • The Shining

    81

  • Dressed to Kill

    82

  • Berlin Alexanderplatz

    83

  • The Last Metro

    84

  • Christmas Evil

    85

  • Altered States

    86

  • Mystics in Bali

    87

  • Scanners

    88

  • Demonoid: Messenger of Death

    89

  • The French Lieutenant's Woman

    90

  • Blade Runner

    91

  • The Thing

    92

  • Tootsie

    93

  • Fanny and Alexander

    94

  • Mausoleum

    95

  • The Boxer's Omen

    96

  • The Element of Crime

    97

  • Crimes of Passion

    98

  • Body Double

    99

  • Monster Dog

    100