Top 29 Philosophical Movies That Will Change The Way You Look At Everything!


Deep philosophical movies that will broaden your views, open up your senses and mess with your head a little...

1. The Tree of Life (2011)

Imdb 6,8

The story of a family in Waco, Texas in 1956. The eldest son witnesses the loss of innocence and struggles with his parents' conflicting teachings.

2. Prometheus (2012)

Imdb 7,2

Following clues to the origin of mankind, a team finds a structure on a distant moon, but they soon realize they are not alone.

3. The Thirteenth Floor (1999)

Imdb 7,0

A computer scientist running a virtual reality simulation of 1937 becomes the primary suspect when his colleague and mentor is murdered.

4. Melancholia (2011)

Imdb 7,1

Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth.

5. The Brand New Testament (2015) Le tout nouveau testament

Imdb 7,1

Did you know that God is alive and lives in Brussels with his daughter?

6. Dogtooth (2009) Kynodontas

Imdb 7,3

Three teenagers live isolated, without leaving their house, because their over-protective parents say they can only leave when their dogtooth falls out.

7. The Fountain (2006)

Imdb 7,3

As a modern-day scientist, Tommy is struggling with mortality, desperately searching for the medical breakthrough that will save the life of his cancer-stricken wife, Izzi.

8. Kosmos (2009)

Imdb 7,3

A strange man with otherworldly talents becomes both a friend and a pariah in a small Turkish town in this drama from writer and director Reha Erdem.

9. Annihilation (2018)

Imdb 7,2

A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition into a mysterious zone where the laws of nature don't apply.

10. Cloud Atlas (2012)

Imdb 7,5

An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution.

11. Yazgi (2001)

Imdb 7,7

Musa's mother dies, yet he acts unaffected. When a coworker, a woman for whom Musa has no passion, asks to marry him, he agrees with his shoulders shrugged. But when Musa is tried and found guilty of a crime that he did not commit, his passivity and fatalism are taken to truly absurd levels.

12. Waking Life (2001)

Imdb 7,8

A man shuffles through a dream meeting various people and discussing the meanings and purposes of the universe.

13. The Turin Horse (2011) A torinói ló

Imdb 7,8

A rural farmer is forced to confront the mortality of his faithful horse.

14. Being John Malkovich (1999)

Imdb 7,8

A puppeteer discovers a portal that leads literally into the head of movie star John Malkovich.

15. Naked (1993)

Imdb 7,9

Parallel tales of two sexually obsessed men, one hurting and annoying women physically and mentally, one wandering around the city talking to strangers and experiencing dimensions of life.

16. Mr. Nobody (2009)

Imdb 7,9

A boy stands on a station platform as a train is about to leave. Should he go with his mother or stay with his father? Infinite possibilities arise from this decision. As long as he doesn't choose, anything is possible.

17. The Man from Earth (2007)

Imdb 7,9

An impromptu goodbye party for Professor John Oldman becomes a mysterious interrogation after the retiring scholar reveals to his colleagues he has a longer and stranger past than they can imagine.

18. The Sacrifice (1986)

Imdb 8,1

At the dawn of World War III, a man searches for a way to restore peace to the world and finds he must give something in return.

19. Persona (1966)

Imdb 8,1

A nurse is put in charge of a mute actress and finds that their personas are melding together.

20. Solaris (1972)

Imdb 8,1

A psychologist is sent to a station orbiting a distant planet in order to discover what has caused the crew to go insane.

21. Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring (2003)

Imdb 8,1

A boy is raised by a Buddhist monk on an isolated floating temple where the years pass like the seasons.

22. Stalker (1979)

Imdb 8,1

A guide leads two men through an area known as the Zone to find a room that grants wishes.

23. 3-Iron (2004) Bin-jip

Imdb 8,1

A transient young man breaks into empty homes to partake of the vacationing residents' lives for a few days.

24. The Seventh Seal (1957) Det sjunde inseglet

Imdb 8,2

A man seeks answers about life, death, and the existence of God as he plays chess against the Grim Reaper during the Black Plague.

25. Blade Runner (1982)

Imdb 8,2

A blade runner must pursue and try to terminate four replicants who stole a ship in space and have returned to Earth to find their creator.

26. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

Imdb 8,3

Humanity finds a mysterious, obviously artificial object buried beneath the Lunar surface and, with the intelligent computer H.A.L. 9000, sets off on a quest.

27. A Clockwork Orange (1971)

Imdb 8,3

In the future, a sadistic gang leader is imprisoned and volunteers for a conduct-aversion experiment, but it doesn't go as planned.

28. Matrix (1999)

Imdb 8,7

A computer hacker learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers.

29. Fight Club (1999)

Imdb 8,8

An insomniac office worker, looking for a way to change his life, crosses paths with a devil-may-care soapmaker, forming an underground fight club that evolves into something much, much more.

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