Ito-esque

Films live action or animated from all around the world that capture manga-ka Junji Ito's specific blend of cosmic horror, body horror, black humor and surrealism to varying degrees. Recommendations are welcome!

  • The Lighthouse
  • Eraserhead
  • Violence Voyager
  • Horrors of Malformed Men
  • Messiah of Evil
  • From Beyond
  • Malatesta’s Carnival of Blood
  • Carnival of Souls
  • Tetsuo: The Iron Man
  • Prince of Darkness
  • Us
  • In the Mouth of Madness
  • 964 Pinocchio
  • Dark Waters
  • Suicide Club
  • Altered States
  • The Drifting Classroom
  • Gozu
  • The Spider Labyrinth
  • Gemini
  • Evolution
  • A Page of Madness
  • I Can See You
  • The Empty Man
  • In the Earth
  • August in the Water
  • The Wailing
  • Noroi: The Curse
  • Anguish