Top rated barely coherent movies that are also absolute classic

Check out today’s highest ranked barely coherent and absolute classic movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are barely coherent and absolute classic, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country. Maimovie provides context-aware recommendation based on extensive data gathered and analyzed by AI.

Last Update May 17 2021

1 Phantasm (1979)

A young boy and his friends face off against a mysterious grave robber known only as the Tall Man, who keeps a mysterious arsenal of terrible weapons with him.

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1979-03-28 | Horror / Science Fiction

Cast

Angus Scrimm, A. Michael Baldwin

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unearthly
  2. Ranked #1 for
    cult classic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    otherworldly

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2 Akira (1988)

A secret military project endangers Neo-Tokyo when it turns a biker gang member into a rampaging psychic psychopath that only two teenagers and a group of psychics can stop.

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1988-07-16 | Animation / Science Fiction

Cast

Mitsuo Iwata, Nozomu Sasaki

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    beautiful detail
  2. Ranked #2 for
    cyberpunk
  3. Ranked #3 for
    adult theme

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3 The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

Tired of scaring humans every October 31 with the same old bag of tricks, Jack Skellington, the spindly king of Halloween Town, kidnaps Santa Claus and plans to deliver shrunken heads and other ghoulish gifts to children on Christmas morning. But as Christmas approaches, Jack's rag-doll girlfriend, Sally, tries to foil his misguided plans.

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1993-10-09 | Fantasy / Animation

Cast

Chris Sarandon, Danny Elfman

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ghoulish
  2. Ranked #1 for
    visually delightful
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for St. Patrick's Day

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4 Dumbo (2019)

A young elephant, whose oversized ears enable him to fly, helps save a struggling circus, but when the circus plans a new venture, Dumbo and his friends discover dark secrets beneath its shiny veneer.

Info

2019-03-27 | Adventure / Family

Cast

Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    pretty bland
  2. Ranked #2 for
    visual flair
  3. Ranked #2 for
    odd choice of cast

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5 Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)

King Arthur, accompanied by his squire, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir-Lancelot and Sir Galahad the Pure. On the way, Arthur battles the Black Knight who, despite having had all his limbs chopped off, insists he can still fight. They reach Camelot, but Arthur decides not to enter, as "it is a silly place".

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1975-05-25 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Graham Chapman, John Cleese

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rolling on floor
  2. Ranked #1 for
    pythonesque
  3. Ranked #1 for
    laughing ending

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6 Deep Red (1975)

A musician witnesses the murder of a famous psychic, and then teams up with a fiesty reporter to find the killer while evading attempts on their lives by the unseen killer bent on keeping a dark secret buried.

Info

1975-03-07 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

David Hemmings, Daria Nicolodi

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    inquisitive character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    creative camera angle
  3. Ranked #1 for
    stylish camera work

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7 The Devil's Rain (1975)

Satanists in the middle west terrorize and sometimes melt the terrified locals.

Info

1975-07-01 | Horror

Cast

Ernest Borgnine, Eddie Albert

Rating

rating icon 5.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    downbeat ending
  2. Ranked #2 for
    grand finale
  3. Ranked #2 for
    piece de resistance

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8 The Night of the Hunter (1955)

In the Deep South, a serial-killing preacher hunts two young children who know the whereabouts of a stash of money.

Info

1955-08-26 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    downright frightening
  2. Ranked #2 for
    chiaroscuro
  3. Ranked #2 for
    more menacing

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9 Children of the Corn (1984)

A boy preacher named Isaac goes to a town in Nebraska called Gatlin and gets all the children to murder every adult in town.

Info

1984-03-09 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Peter Horton, Linda Hamilton

Rating

rating icon 5.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    translating to big screen
  2. Ranked #2 for
    blood thirsty
  3. Ranked #3 for
    unholy

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10 The Hustle (2019)

Two female scam artists, one low rent and the other high class, compete to swindle a naïve tech prodigy out of his fortune. A remake of the 1988 comedy "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels."

Info

2019-05-09 | Comedy

Cast

Anne Hathaway, Rebel Wilson

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    brainless fun
  2. Ranked #1 for
    quite a few laughs
  3. Ranked #1 for
    virtually unwatchable

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