For most people, Eyes Wide Shut is the first movie they think of when asked which Hollywood film best represents the modern Illuminati. Urban legends tell of its director, Stanley Kubrick, revealing too much and getting murdered by the Illuminati. The film’s main character closely follows this scenario, adding fuel to the conspiratorial flames.
Movies in which a group’s behavior closely resembles or mimics the Illuminati.
The 1979 film is a semi-serious comedy starring Peter Sellers as Chance, a TV-educated gardener, whose simple-mindedness and lack of protocol is mistaken for deep wisdom.
The Syndicate depicted in the X-files is never referred to as the Illuminati but it is often described by fans of the series as being similar to the Illuminati