Cult movie

film that has acquired a cult following

A cult film or cult movie, also called a cult classic, is a movie that has a cult following. Cult movies are known for their devoted, passionate fanbase. It may have an elaborate subculture that may do repeated viewings, quoting dialogue, and audience participation.

Film poster for Plan 9 from Outer Space
Plan 9 from Outer Space is an example of a cult film.[1]




  1. Palopoli, Steve (2006-05-31). "Cult Leader: "Plan 9 from Outer Space"". Metro Silicon Valley. Retrieved 2013-05-03.