18 Movies With the Biggest Cult Followings of All Time
This is Spinal Tap
This is Spinal Tap, the mockumentary rock epic, was a bit of success when it was released, but once it came out on video the whole game changed. The cult status was solidified as fans flocked to the movie about a band people weren’t quite sure existed or not. The unique nature of “Spinal Tap” — the fake band that eventually turned real — had fans asking questions and making theories. And the minute people start theorizing about your art is the minute you’ve got some obsessive fans on your hands!