Underground Film Journal

Streaming: Netflix

Great underground films streaming on Netflix.

White Reindeer

After her husband is murdered just before Christmas, a suburban woman begins a downward spiral into a world of decadence and debauchery, especially when she learns that her dead spouse had been having an affair with an exotic dancer.

Director: Zach Clark

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Psychopathia Sexualis

This adaptation of the notorious 1886 sexual study by Richard Freiherr von Krafft-Ebing recreates several of the aberrant behaviors detailed in the book.

Director: Bret Wood

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I Am Divine

This documentary chronicles the rise to fame of the iconic drag queen, Divine, who starred in John Waters’s films like Pink Flamingos, Female Trouble and Hairspray and shone as a disco diva, inspiring outsider performers for generations.

Director: Jeffrey Schwarz

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The Man Who Would Be Polka King

Documenting the true life story of Jan Lewan, a polka singing star who milked his fans for millions of dollars by involving them in a complicated Ponzi Scheme.

Director: Joshua Brown, John Mikulak

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A married suburban dude is forced into a life of violent brutality and murder by a mysterious figure demanding bloody revenge.

Director: Trent Haaga

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The Human Centipede (First Sequence)

A mad scientist kidnaps two female tourists in an effort to join them together just like the segments of a centipede.

Director: Tom Six

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