There have been self conscious attempts to make cult films
Posted by B. D. on March 10, 2018, 5:07 am, in reply to "Is the idea of the "cult film" still relevant"
like Repo! The Genetic Opera from a few years back, something one of the Saw directors wanted to do, a musical horror-comedy about a drug made from dead people. It bombed (and only has one moment, the brief meme "Zydrate comes in a little glass vial!") so don't go see it.