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Best Trippy Movies

  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (R, 1998)

    Johnny Depp, Benicio Del Toro, Craig Bierko, Ellen Barkin, Gary Busey
    Journalist Raoul Duke and his lawyer Dr Gonzo drive from LA to Las Vegas on a drugs binge. They nomi... read morenally cover news stories, including a convention on drug abuse, but also sink deeper into a frightening psychedelic otherworld. As Vietnam, Altamont and the Tate killings impinge from the world of TV news, Duke and Gonzo see casinos, reptiles and the American dream.
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      fb1798789229: aphor for the American dream and the decline of the 60s and 70s Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is a trippy, surreal, and darkly hilarious experience from the twisted mind of Hunter S. Thompson you wil
      Reviewed 4 months days ago
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      fb100001025439262: Wow, what a trippy movie. Great acting. Loved the direction, and the color schemes. I wanted it to be at least a
      Reviewed 6 months days ago
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      fb100001048934982: . It's trippy, haunting, and all-together off-putting. The performances are actually great from Depp and De
      Reviewed 2 years days ago
  • A Scanner Darkly

    A Scanner Darkly (R, 2006)

    Keanu Reeves, Robert Downey Jr., Woody Harrelson, Winona Ryder, Rory Cochrane
    Set in a future world where America has lost the war on drugs, an undercover cop, Fred, is one of ma... read moreny agents hooked on the popular drug Substance D, which causes its users to develop split personalities. Fred, for instance, is also Bob, a notorious drug dealer. Along with his superior officers, Fred sets up an elaborate scheme to catch Bob and tear down his operation.
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      fb1011473003: Such a trippy, interesting movie with some unexpected twists. Great cast. Exceeded my expectations and spar
      Reviewed 2 years days ago
    • tsarnick
      tsarnick: . The rotoscope style was interesting and trippy, but the scramble suits were nauseating to watch.
      Reviewed 3 years days ago
    • brothahawk
      brothahawk: Trippy. Another great PKDick adaptation. Brilliant mind.
      Reviewed 6 years days ago
  • Paprika

    Paprika (R, 2006)

    Megumi Hayashibara, Toru Emori, Katsunosuke Hori, Tôru Furuya, Akio Ôtsuka
    A machine allows therapists to enter patients' dreams. When it's stolen, all hell breaks loose, and ... read moreonly a woman therapist (nicknamed "Paprika") seems able to stop it.
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      fb100000362671537: I always love Satoshi Kon's trippy representations, but Paprika paled in comparison to Perfect Blue because of the excessive and
      Reviewed 4 years days ago
    • msvertigo
      msvertigo: . Recommended for those who might like to have a little smoke before seeing something trippy. The end is so over the top you may wonder where you got lost but it's worth a watch...or two
      Reviewed 5 years days ago
  • Vanilla Sky

    Vanilla Sky (R, 2001)

    Tom Cruise, Penelope Cruz, Cameron Diaz, Jason Lee, Kurt Russell
    A remake of the Spanish film Open Your Eyes (1997), this thriller from director Cameron Crowe bears ... read moreone of several discarded titles for his previous, Oscar-winning film Almost Famous (2000). Tom Cruise stars as David Ames, a womanizing playboy who finds romantic redemption when he falls in love with his best friend's girlfriend Sofia (Penelope Cruz, reprising her role from the original film). Before that relationship can begin, however, David is coaxed into a car driven by an ex-lover, Julie (Cameron Diaz), who turns out to be suicidal. Driving her car off a bridge, Julie kills herself and horribly disfigures David. Reconstructive surgery and the loving support of Sofia seem to reverse David's luck, but eerie incidents are soon making him question the reality of his existence and his control over his life, even while he is suspected of complicity in Julie's death. Vanilla Sky (2001) bears the expected Crowe trademark of an obsession with recent pop culture and particularly rock music, a more important element of the remake than the original film. That project's writer/director, Alejandro Amenabar, crafted his own supernatural hit the same year with The Others (2001), starring Nicole Kidman, the soon-to-be-ex-wife of Cruise. ~ Karl Williams, Rovi
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      fb839415039415881: . I loved the mix of genres. The cast was great. Really trippy movie, totally worth watching!
      Reviewed 28 days days ago
    • leestro
      leestro: trippy film actually, great soundtrack and gorgeous cast. matrix-like in its scope and vision, with
      Reviewed 5 years days ago
    • simplegirl33
      simplegirl33: This wasn't as trippy as I was hoping to see, either I watch too many supposedly confusing movies or Crowe tried to
      Reviewed 6 years days ago