Purple Wave

A wave of (psychedelic) hyper-stylized movies that usually fall under the horror / mystery / crime genre. They feel like an experience and often contain a dark, dreamy atmosphere, existentialism, drug use, harsh violence, an electronic soundtrack and lots of dripping neon. 

  • Aniara
  • Suspiria
  • Under the Skin
  • Maniac
  • Irreversible
  • Angel
  • Skinner
  • Inferno
  • Color Out of Space
  • All These Sleepless Nights
  • Lux Æterna
  • Enter the Void
  • Beyond the Black Rainbow
  • Bliss
  • Mandy
  • Dogs Don't Wear Pants
  • Climax
  • Possessor
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • Victoria
  • Helter Skelter
  • Millennium Mambo
  • Blood Machines
  • Let the Corpses Tan
  • Revenge
  • Braid
  • Apocalypse After
  • Daniel Isn't Real
  • Nerve
  • TRON: Legacy
  • Demons
  • Come True
  • Only God Forgives
  • The Neon Demon
  • Hummingbird
  • Like Me
  • She Dies Tomorrow
  • The Nightmare
  • Too Old to Die Young
  • Eyes Wide Shut
  • The Wild Boys
  • VFW
  • Censor
  • Lost River
  • Prince
  • Spring Breakers
  • Cam
  • Flinch
  • The Beach Bum
  • Good Time
  • Woodshock
  • Drive
  • Fallen Angels
  • Long Day's Journey Into Night
  • My Blueberry Nights
  • A Ghost Story
  • From Beyond
  • Luz
  • The Guest
  • Love
  • The Limit of Sleeping Beauty
  • The Holy Mountain
  • Charlie Countryman
  • Last Night in Soho
  • Miami Vice
  • Assassination Nation
  • Eden and After