Neo-Synthsploitation Films: Part One

25 Neo-Synthsploitation Films: Part One.

25 Neo-Synthsploitation Films: Part Two

Neo-Synthsploitation films (Neo-Synthwave, Purplewave, Neon 80’s, Retro Futurism, Cassette Futurism) are films that follow the synthwave genre of the 80’s (Blade Runner, Escape from New York, or Miami Connection). Typically they’re driven by a synth soundtrack with minimal narrative and storytelling. They blend various other genres like surrealism, sci-fi, horror, ect and are accompanied by a visual art style that compliments the film's color palette.

  • Mandy
  • Blood Machines
  • Drive
  • Beyond the Black Rainbow
  • Color Out of Space
  • Beyond the Gates
  • The Strange Color of Your Body's Tears
  • Commando Ninja
  • The Editor
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • FP2: Beats of Rage
  • Kung Fury
  • Dredd
  • Only God Forgives
  • Turbo Kid
  • Lost River
  • Dogs Don't Wear Pants
  • VFW
  • The Neon Demon
  • Amer
  • LFO
  • It Follows
  • Maniac
  • Enter the Void
  • The Wild Boys