The 6 Cult Films On Netflix You Need To Watch

10th May 2017

You’ve watched all the classics, you’ve burned through everything in ‘Recently Added’ and you’re done with all the Netflix Originals. That doesn’t mean you have to go outside just yet though, there’s a whole category you haven’t touched yet – cult films.  From the ‘so bad they’re good’ type to the ‘actually really good’ type, these 6 films are well worth drawing the curtains and cracking open a beer for.

Fight Club

An insomniac corporate drone meets roguish rebel Tyler Durden, and together they form a cathartic but brutal underground society.

Wet Hot American Summer

Everyone wants a final shot at action on the last day at Camp Firewood, in this campy 1980s summer-camp spoof from the creators of “The State”.

Chasing Amy

Comic book artist Holden meets the perfect woman, only to learn that she’s a lesbian. But that doesn’t stop him from falling in love with her.


A law student befriends and “befoes” a fellow gambling addict and a club owner, and tensions run high when they must come up with the $15k in just 5 days.

Pumping Iron

Staring five-time Mr. Olympia winner Arnold Schwarzenegger, this film follows the then 28 year old’s progress as he competes for his sixth title.

Paris Is Burning

This Sundance-prize-winning documentary is an intimate portrait of 1980s Harlem drag balls; a world of fierce competition, sustenance, and survival.

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