Top rated barely coherent movies that are also abstruse

Check out today’s highest ranked barely coherent and abstruse movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are barely coherent and abstruse, 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 03 2021

1 Southland Tales (2006)

Set in the futuristic landscape of Los Angeles on July 4, 2008, as it stands on the brink of social, economic and environmental disaster. Boxer Santaros is an action star who's stricken with amnesia. His life intertwines with Krysta Now, an adult film star developing her own reality television project, and Ronald Taverner, a Hermosa Beach police officer who holds the key to a vast conspiracy.

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2006-05-15 | Comedy / Science Fiction

Cast

Dwayne Johnson, Seann William Scott

Rating

rating icon 5.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    followable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    serendipitous
  3. Ranked #2 for
    everything fitting together

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2 Brick (2006)

A teenage loner pushes his way into the underworld of a high school crime ring to investigate the disappearance of his ex-girlfriend.

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2006-03-31 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Nora Zehetner

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    hyper realistic
  2. Ranked #2 for
    noir style
  3. Ranked #2 for
    highly stylized acting

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3 I'm Thinking of Ending Things (2020)

Nothing is as it seems when a woman experiencing misgivings about her new boyfriend joins him on a road trip to meet his parents at their remote farm.

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2020-08-28 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Jessie Buckley, Jesse Plemons

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    watching twice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    perplexing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for deep-thinking

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4 A Wrinkle in Time (2018)

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

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2018-03-08 | Adventure / Science Fiction

Cast

Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey

Rating

rating icon 5.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    diverse casting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    misfired
  3. Ranked #2 for
    cringe-worthy dialogue

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5 Under the Silver Lake (2018)

Young and disenchanted Sam meets a mysterious and beautiful woman who's swimming in his building's pool one night. When she suddenly vanishes the next morning, Sam embarks on a surreal quest across Los Angeles to decode the secret behind her disappearance, leading him into the murkiest depths of mystery, scandal and conspiracy.

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2018-06-21 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Andrew Garfield, Riley Keough

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    barely coherent
  2. Ranked #2 for
    hot mess
  3. Ranked #4 for
    meaningless

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6 Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is betrothed to a dunce of an English nobleman. At her engagement party, she escapes the crowd to consider whether to go through with the marriage and falls down a hole in the garden after spotting an unusual rabbit. Arriving in a strange and surreal place called 'Underland,' she finds herself in a world that resembles the nightmares she had as a child, filled with talking animals, villainous queens and knights, and frumious bandersnatches. Alice realizes that she is there for a reason – to conquer the horrific Jabberwocky and restore the rightful queen to her throne.

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2010-03-03 | Family / Fantasy

Cast

Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    dark and edgy
  2. Ranked #3 for
    more palatable
  3. Ranked #3 for
    topsy-turvy

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7 Hold the Dark (2018)

In the grim Alaskan winter, a naturalist hunts for wolves blamed for killing a local boy, but he soon finds himself swept into a chilling mystery.

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2018-09-22 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Jeffrey Wright, Alexander Skarsgård

Rating

rating icon 5.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cryptic theme
  2. Ranked #1 for
    maintaining interest
  3. Ranked #1 for
    mystified

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8 The Master (2012)

Freddie, a volatile, heavy-drinking veteran who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder, finds some semblance of a family when he stumbles onto the ship of Lancaster Dodd, the charismatic leader of a new "religion" he forms after World War II.

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2012-09-07 | Drama

Cast

Joaquin Phoenix, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    fascinating study
  2. Ranked #2 for
    for in-depth character study
  3. Ranked #2 for
    most puzzling

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9 Quantum of Solace (2008)

Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate Mr. White, who reveals that the organization that blackmailed Vesper is far more complex and dangerous than anyone had imagined.

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2008-10-31 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Daniel Craig, Olga Kurylenko

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    quick-cut editing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    rapid fire editing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    quick editing

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10 Await Further Instructions (2018)

A dysfunctional family awake on Christmas morning to discover they’re sealed inside their house by a mysterious black substance. On television, a single line of text reads: “Stay Indoors and Await Further Instructions.”

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2018-08-26 | Mystery / Horror

Cast

David Bradley, Abigail Cruttenden

Rating

rating icon 5.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    thin writing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    completely bonkers
  3. Ranked #2 for
    ill-conceived directing

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