A movie made to spite a director's ex-wife by portraying her as a villainous character involved in an affair.
Created to annoy George Lucas' critics and those who doubted his filmmaking abilities.
A film made as a response to a critic's negative review, featuring explicit scenes that were intended to provoke a reaction.
Allegedly made to spite the director's former producing partner, who had a falling out with him
An exploitation film created with the intention of retaliating against critics who dismissed the director's previous works.
Made to publicly shame and expose the director's allegedly abusive adoptive mother, Joan Crawford.
A complex and convoluted film that some speculate was deliberately made to confound.
Reportedly conceived as a response to a film executive who had dismissed the director's previous project.
A movie made to annoy and mock a rival director, who was known for his successful "The Fast and the Furious" franchise.
Created as an act of rebellion against Hollywood, featuring controversial casting choices and provocative content to defy industry expectations.