- Cult Classic: Primer has managed to amass a devoted fan base over the years after its release.
- Mind Screw
- Putney Swope Panic: Not uncommon for its labyrinthine story and, as mentioned below, Hard Core Techno Babble to cause many a layman to fall victim to this state.
- Vanity Project: Shane Carruth (who plays one of the lead characters named Aaron) wrote, directed, produced, edited and composed the music for this film. However unlike most Vanity Projects, it has managed to earn good reviews and win two awards.