subjective protagonist

the unreliable narrator but in a more intimate sense; the audience is placed in the position of the protagonist, and we know only what they know and interpret from their perspective. suggestions welcome!

  • The Father
  • The Game
  • Mulholland Drive
  • The Others
  • mother!
  • Where the Wild Things Are
  • Synecdoche, New York
  • Enemy
  • Lost Highway
  • A Beautiful Mind
  • Fight Club
  • Images
  • The Great Gatsby
  • Adaptation.
  • Rashomon
  • I'm Thinking of Ending Things
  • The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
  • Sucker Punch
  • Arrival
  • The Florida Project
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Vanilla Sky
  • Tenet
  • K-PAX
  • Burning
  • Videodrome
  • Under the Silver Lake
  • Hardcore Henry
  • Perfect Blue
  • Pan's Labyrinth
  • Angst
  • Being John Malkovich
  • Shutter Island
  • It's Such a Beautiful Day
  • Persona
  • Stoker
  • Saint Maud
  • Anomalisa
  • Black Swan
  • A Tale of Two Sisters
  • Memento
  • American Psycho
  • Bringing Out the Dead
  • Maniac
  • Black Bear
  • Sound of Metal
  • We Need to Talk About Kevin
  • Millennium Actress
  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • Rear Window