Top rated barely coherent movies that are also academic

Check out today’s highest ranked barely coherent and academic movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are barely coherent and academic, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Brotherhood (2010)

Adam Buckley finds himself in the middle of a convenience store robbery during his last night as a pledge for a college fraternity. When the initiation ritual goes horribly wrong, and every move proves disastrous, Adam is forced to confront a new challenge all together, and he has to take a stand.

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2010-01-01 | Drama / Action

Cast

Jon Foster, Trevor Morgan

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    heart-racing
  2. Ranked #4 for
    ending badly
  3. Ranked #4 for
    hitting on all cylinders

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2 Nell (1994)

In a remote woodland cabin, a small town doctor discovers Nell - a beautiful young hermit woman with many secrets.

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1994-12-23 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Jodie Foster, Liam Neeson

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #237 for
    cruel twist
  2. Ranked #453 for
    beautiful acting
  3. Ranked #720 for
    Hermeticism

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3 Youth Without Youth (2007)

A love story wrapped in a mystery. Set in Europe before WWII, professor of language and philosophy Dominic Matei is struck by lightning and ages backwards from 70 to 40 in a week, attracting the world and the Nazis. While on the run, the professor meets a young woman who has her own experience with a lightning storm. Not only does Dominic find love again, but her new abilities hold the key to his research.

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2007-10-26 | Fantasy / Drama

Cast

Tim Roth, Alexandra Maria Lara

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #276 for
    deeply meaningful
  2. Ranked #377 for
    remaining unanswered
  3. Ranked #381 for
    oneiric

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4 Thesis (1996)

While doing a thesis about violence, Ángela finds a snuff video where a girl is tortured until death. Soon she discovers that the girl was a former student in her faculty...

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1996-04-11 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Ana Torrent, Fele Martínez

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #53 for
    build a scene
  2. Ranked #267 for
    with thrilling moments
  3. Ranked #284 for
    well-made

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5 The Beyond (2018)

Set in 2019, The Beyond chronicles the groundbreaking mission which sent astronauts - modified with advanced robotics, through a newly discovered wormhole known as the Void. When the mission returns unexpectedly, the space agency races to discover what the astronauts encountered on their first of its kind interstellar space journey.

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2018-01-09 | Science Fiction

Cast

David Bailie, Jane Perry

Rating

rating icon 5.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #16 for
    seriously flawed
  2. Ranked #23 for
    robotical acting
  3. Ranked #31 for
    slow and boring

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6 Damsels in Distress (2012)

A trio of beautiful girls set out to revolutionize life at a grungy American university: the dynamic leader Violet Wister, principled Rose and sexy Heather. They welcome transfer student Lily into their group which seeks to help severely depressed students with a program of good hygiene and musical dance numbers.

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2012-04-06 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Greta Gerwig, Carrie MacLemore

Rating

rating icon 5.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #447 for
    engaging directing
  2. Ranked #549 for
    weak ending
  3. Ranked #633 for
    comedic chops

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7 The Oxford Murders (2008)

At Oxford University, a professor and a grad student work together to try and stop a potential series of murders seemingly linked by mathematical symbols

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2008-01-18 | Crime / Mystery

Cast

Elijah Wood, John Hurt

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #104 for
    romantic subplot
  2. Ranked #161 for
    whodunit
  3. Ranked #223 for
    gruesome killing

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8 The Nutty Professor (1963)

A timid, nearsighted chemistry teacher discovers a magical potion that can transform him into a suave and handsome Romeo. The Jekyll and Hyde game works well enough until the concoction starts to wear off at the most embarrassing times.

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1963-06-04 | Comedy / Family

Cast

Jerry Lewis, Stella Stevens

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    debonair
  2. Ranked #1 for
    suave and sophisticated
  3. Ranked #1 for
    nerdy

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9 35 Shots of Rum (2009)

Lionel, a widower, has raised his daughter, Josephine, on his own since she was young. The two are used to living alone, depending solely on one another. But, now that Josephine is older, Lionel is beginning to realize they cannot stay isolated forever.

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2009-02-18 | Drama

Cast

Alex Descas, Mati Diop

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #57 for
    mellow
  2. Ranked #495 for
    left unsaid
  3. Ranked #530 for
    interpersonal relation

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10 Legend of the Mountain (1979)

A scholar, tasked to copy a sutra, meets with a mysterious old lady and her daughter in the mountains.

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1979-07-12 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Shih Chun, Hsu Feng

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #481 for
    brightly lit imagery
  2. Ranked #533 for
    Zen
  3. Ranked #614 for
    supernatural theme

Trailer

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