What is your definition of cult film?
The cult film is taken from a pool of movies your mama told you not to watch. So you start with rebel filmmakers, and then within that pool you have filmmakers rebelling against the rebels. A small handful of those are so quirky/fetishistic that they attract a loyal following of fans who use them as markers to set themselves apart from the mass. Adherence therefore becomes the equivalent of a declaration of independence and freedom-and also demands a t-shirt.
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