Identity Crisis

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

  • A Sleeping Memory

    1

  • The Forbidden City

    2

  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

    3

  • The Phantom Carriage

    4

  • The Idle Class

    5

  • Häxan

    6

  • Body and Soul

    7

  • Metropolis

    8

  • London After Midnight

    9

  • Top Hat

    10

  • Sylvia Scarlett

    11

  • Magnificent Obsession

    12

  • Lost Horizon

    13

  • The Lady Vanishes

    14

  • The Great Dictator

    15

  • Here Comes Mr. Jordan

    16

  • Two-Faced Woman

    17

  • To Be or Not to Be

    18

  • Meshes of the Afternoon

    19

  • Gaslight

    20

  • My Name Is Julia Ross

    21

  • Beauty and the Beast

    22

  • So Dark the Night

    23

  • It's a Wonderful Life

    24

  • Monsieur Verdoux

    25

  • Kind Hearts and Coronets

    26

  • The Beauty of the Devil

    27

  • Sunset Boulevard

    28

  • All About Eve

    29

  • Magnificent Obsession

    30

  • Ordet

    31

  • Vertigo

    32

  • Imitation of Life

    33

  • Some Like It Hot

    34

  • Eyes Without a Face

    35

  • Psycho

    36

  • Black Sunday

    37

  • Viridiana

    38

  • Last Year at Marienbad

    39

  • Pitfall

    40

  • The Manchurian Candidate

    41

  • What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

    42

  • 8½

    43

  • Black Sabbath

    44

  • Shock Corridor

    45

  • The Devil's Stairway

    46

  • Invasion of Astro-Monster

    47

  • Seconds

    48

  • An Early Rain

    49

  • Kill, Baby... Kill!

    50

  • The Face of Another

    51

  • Persona

    52

  • Something Weird

    53

  • Death Laid an Egg

    54

  • Destroy All Monsters

    55

  • Night of the Living Dead

    56

  • Eros + Massacre

    57

  • The Bed Sitting Room

    58

  • Double Face

    59

  • The Passion of Anna

    60

  • All Monsters Attack

    61

  • Dream No Evil

    62

  • The Vampire Doll

    63

  • Performance

    64

  • Valerie and Her Week of Wonders

    65

  • The Strange Vice of Mrs Wardh

    66

  • Lake of Dracula

    67

  • A Clockwork Orange

    68

  • Solaris

    69

  • Images

    70

  • Horror Express

    71

  • Sisters

    72

  • Murder on the Emerald Seas

    73

  • Day for Night

    74

  • Sssssss

    75

  • F for Fake

    76

  • World on a Wire

    77

  • Some Call It Loving

    78

  • Céline and Julie Go Boating

    79

  • The Phantom of Liberty

    80

  • Phantom of the Paradise

    81

  • The Stepford Wives

    82

  • Black Moon

    83

  • Bugsy Malone

    84

  • Satan's Brew

    85

  • Chinese Roulette

    86

  • Scalpel

    87

  • Eraserhead

    88

  • 3 Women

    89

  • Audrey Rose

    90

  • The Psychic

    91

  • That Obscure Object of Desire

    92

  • Io Island

    93

  • Despair

    94

  • Dawn of the Dead

    95

  • In a Year with 13 Moons

    96

  • The Tin Drum

    97

  • Cruising

    98

  • The Shining

    99

  • The Children

    100