Published Updated

Sort by

Candy Cinema

I've curated a list of films that belong to a subgenre I've created titled CANDY CINEMA. Films that have vivid colourful cinematography/production design/costume design/overall art direction as a strong presence in its filmmaking. They tend to use the full spectrum of colour or focus on one particular colour that dominates the film.
Notable recurring filmmakers in the Candy Cinema subgenre include:
- Pressberger & Powell
- Jacques Demy
- Pedro Almodovar
- Dario Argento
- Mario Bava
- Jean Pierre Jeunet
- Wes Anderson
Only live-action or some live-action/animated films (Who Framed Roger Rabbit and Cool World) allowed, otherwise the entire genre would just be animated.
And only including films I've seen. Suggestions in the comments will be watched and added :)

Block or Report
  • 3 Women
  • The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert
  • The Adventures of Robin Hood
  • All About My Mother
  • Amélie
  • Annette
  • Austin Powers in Goldmember
  • Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
  • Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
  • The Bathtub
  • Batman & Robin
  • Batman Forever
  • Beetlejuice
  • Betty Blue
  • Beyond the Valley of the Dolls
  • Bigbug
  • Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey
  • Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)
  • The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant
  • Black Orpheus
  • Black Sabbath
  • Blade Runner
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • Blood and Black Lace
  • Blood Feast
  • Bobby Yeah
  • The Borrowers
  • But I'm a Cheerleader
  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • Careful
  • Carrie
  • The Cat in the Hat
  • Censor
  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • Child's Play 2
  • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
  • City of Lost Souls
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • The Color of Pomegranates
  • Color Out of Space
  • The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover
  • Cool World
  • Creepshow
  • Cries and Whispers
  • Crimes of Passion
  • CRUEL
  • Daimajin
  • Daisies
  • Daleks' Invasion Earth: 2150 A.D.
  • The Dance of Reality
  • Dance with the Devil
  • The Darjeeling Limited
  • The Dark Backward
  • Delicatessen
  • The Demons of Dorothy
  • Desperate Living
  • Dick Tracy
  • Do the Right Thing
  • Don't Play Us Cheap
  • Donkey Skin
  • The Double Life of Véronique
  • Dr. Who and the Daleks
  • Dreams
  • Endless Poetry
  • Enter the Void
  • Ernest Goes to Jail
  • The Fall
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  • Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion
  • Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41
  • Female Trouble
  • The Fifth Element
  • Flash Gordon
  • The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas
  • The Flintstones
  • Forbidden Zone
  • Freak Orlando
  • Freaked
  • Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare
  • The French Dispatch
  • Friendship's Death
  • From Beyond
  • The Galactic Pot Healer
  • Gate of Flesh
  • Ghostbusters
  • Glorious
  • Godzilla vs. Kong
  • Golden Eighties
  • Good Burger
  • Goodnight
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • The Greasy Strangler
  • The Green Knight
  • Greener Grass
  • Hairspray
  • The Happiness of the Katakuris
  • Happy Together
  • Hedwig and the Angry Inch
  • Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno
  • The Holy Mountain