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Movies That Get Batshit Insane/A Shocking Genre Shift

I love movies that go through jarring genre shifts or exponentially crazy plot progression, so I decided to gather some examples I can think of here. If you know any suggestions comment and I'll add them.

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There are 27 films in this list released in the 1980s.

  • Miami Connection
  • The Evil Dead
  • Predator
  • Akira
  • Miracle Mile
  • Blood Debts
  • Videodrome
  • Repo Man
  • The Shining
  • Something Wild
  • Evil Dead II
  • Re-Animator
  • Altered States
  • The Last American Virgin
  • The Brave Little Toaster
  • The Vanishing
  • Possession
  • Do the Right Thing
  • Vampire's Kiss
  • Full Metal Jacket
  • Prince of Darkness
  • Lifeforce
  • After Hours
  • The Seventh Continent
  • Meet the Feebles
  • The Red Spectacles
  • Hard Ticket to Hawaii