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Uncomfortably Sweaty Films

A list of wonderfully grimy feeling films that often inspire long, cold showers after watching.
If you have any other suggestions, please let me know!
EDIT: I submitted a top ten selection of this list to Kermode and Mayo's podcast on BBC Radio 5 Live and it somehow featured on their July 17, 2020 episode: twitter.com/wittertainment/status/1283001804050124800
LIST CRITERIA:
- Must feature a character/characters who are frequently seen to be sweating so profusely you can practically smell them. More often than not, these characters inexplicably insist on wearing uncomfortably tight shirts (replete with vast damp stains) or thick jackets. Key perspirators include: Orson Welles in Touch of Evil, M. Emmet Walsh in Blood Simple and Dennis Quaid in D.O.A..
- Many…

  • I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang
  • Stray Dog
  • Panic in the Streets
  • A Streetcar Named Desire
  • The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel
  • The African Queen
  • Rear Window
  • Bad Day at Black Rock
  • Baby Doll
  • 12 Angry Men
  • The Bridge on the River Kwai
  • Touch of Evil
  • Ice Cold in Alex
  • Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
  • Ben-Hur
  • The Day the Earth Caught Fire
  • Station Six-Sahara
  • Onibaba
  • King Rat
  • The Flight of the Phoenix
  • Cool Hand Luke
  • In the Heat of the Night
  • Hell in the Pacific
  • Play Dirty
  • The Wild Bunch
  • The Beguiled
  • Wake in Fright
  • Prime Cut
  • Deliverance
  • Lolly-Madonna XXX
  • Soylent Green
  • White Lightning
  • Papillon
  • Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia
  • Phase IV
  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
  • Report to the Commissioner
  • Dog Day Afternoon
  • Sorcerer
  • Midnight Express
  • Apocalypse Now
  • Alien
  • Cannibal Holocaust
  • Cruising
  • Body Heat
  • Das Boot
  • Cujo
  • Rumble Fish
  • Blood Simple
  • Dune
  • Cut and Run
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge
  • Top Gun
  • Aliens
  • The Big Easy
  • Angel Heart
  • Extreme Prejudice
  • Red Scorpion
  • Straight to Hell
  • D.O.A.
  • Biloxi Blues
  • The Beast of War
  • Mississippi Burning
  • Do the Right Thing
  • Wild at Heart
  • Solar Crisis
  • After Dark, My Sweet
  • The Hot Spot
  • Graveyard Shift
  • Predator 2
  • Delicatessen
  • Barton Fink
  • The Dark Backward
  • Cape Fear
  • Naked Lunch
  • Thunderheart
  • Rebels of the Neon God
  • Falling Down
  • King of the Hill
  • The Mangler
  • A Time to Kill
  • U Turn
  • Anaconda
  • Con Air
  • Holy Smoke
  • Palmetto
  • The Hole
  • The General's Daughter
  • Summer of Sam
  • The Green Mile
  • Sexy Beast
  • La Ciénaga
  • El Alamein
  • King of the Ants
  • The Proposition
  • There Will Be Blood
  • Killer Joe
  • The Paperboy
  • The Battery
  • Captain Phillips