We have brought to this list films that challenge the mind of the audience, with complex themes that often need to be watched over and over until their full understanding. They are works of different genres, like terror, science fiction, drama and suspense, always exposing stories that never choose to use common resources. Let’s go to the list!
10º – Eraserhead (David Lynch, 1977)We will follow the day by day of a strange man exposed to the most diverse setbacks, like fight with neighbors, confusions with his girlfriend and etc. Disturbing, ‘Eraserhead’ is simply the work that revealed David Lynch to the world. His almost incomprehensible plot permeated by dreamy nuances is only one detail, the cool thing here is being able to see Lynch’s creative ability even on a tiny budget.
9º – Inception (Christopher Nolan, 2010)The plot works on stealing information from a large corporation with a kind of dream-sharer, exposing several characters in this tangle of situations that are not always from reality. Christopher Nolan’s film, ‘Inception’ is a film that is difficult to understand by the viewer in his first performance, captivating those who watch in virtue of Nolan’s genius in capturing each scene.
8º – Enemy (Denis Villeneuve, 2013)Wrapped in a melancholy, solitary routine, a man becomes completely obsessed with another person identical to the one he encountered on the street. Now the man will seek to know more about that individual, watching his life gain grim contours after that. ‘Enemy’ chooses to give the viewer an atmosphere of mystery that dominates each scene, using a difficult but truly irresistible plot.
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