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Top rated barely coherent movies that are also instant classic

Check out today’s highest ranked barely coherent and instant classic movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are barely coherent and instant 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 Jan 19 2021

1 Eyes Wide Shut (1999)

After Dr. Bill Harford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings -- and quickly discovers that he is in over his head.

Info

1999-07-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    jealous character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    meditation on nature
  3. Ranked #1 for
    watching multiple times

Trailer

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2 House of 1000 Corpses (2003)

Two teenage couples traveling across the backwoods of Texas searching for urban legends of serial killers end up as prisoners of a bizarre and sadistic backwater family of serial killers.

Info

2003-04-11 | Horror

Cast

Sid Haig, Bill Moseley

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    innovative camera angle
  2. Ranked #1 for
    nymphomaniac
  3. Ranked #1 for
    camera trickery

Trailer

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3 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.

Info

1979-03-28 | Horror / Science Fiction

Cast

Angus Scrimm, A. Michael Baldwin

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    dream logic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    shrunken
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unintentionally hilarious

Trailer

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4 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)

Anakin Skywalker, a young slave strong with the Force, is discovered on Tatooine. Meanwhile, the evil Sith have returned, enacting their plot for revenge against the Jedi.

Info

1999-05-19 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bit disappointing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    little cheating
  3. Ranked #1 for
    more interesting

Trailer

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5 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)

The evil Darth Sidious enacts his final plan for unlimited power -- and the heroic Jedi Anakin Skywalker must choose a side.

Info

2005-05-17 | Science Fiction / Adventure

Cast

Hayden Christensen, Ewan McGregor

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    technically impressive directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    overdone
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with crowning moments

Trailer

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6 The Blair Witch Project (1999)

In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found.

Info

1999-07-14 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Heather Donahue, Michael C. Williams

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    pitch black
  2. Ranked #1 for
    irrational acting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely scary

Trailer

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7 Howl's Moving Castle (2004)

When Sophie, a shy young woman, is cursed with an old body by a spiteful witch, her only chance of breaking the spell lies with a self-indulgent yet insecure young wizard and his companions in his legged, walking castle.

Info

2004-11-19 | Fantasy / Animation

Cast

Chieko Baisho, Takuya Kimura

Rating

rating icon 8.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    well-rounded character
  2. Ranked #3 for
    deviating from book
  3. Ranked #3 for
    most inventive

Trailer

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8 Don't Look Now (1973)

Laura and John, grieved by a terrible loss, meet in Venice, where John is in charge of the restoration of a church, two mysterious sisters, one of whom gives them a message sent from the afterlife.

Info

1973-12-03 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Julie Christie, Donald Sutherland

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    watching thrice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    religious imagery
  3. Ranked #1 for
    adding credibility

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9 A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)

David, a robotic boy—the first of his kind programmed to love—is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final acceptance by humans or machines, David embarks on a journey to discover where he truly belongs, uncovering a world in which the line between robot and machine is both vast and profoundly thin.

Info

2001-06-29 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Haley Joel Osment, Frances O'Connor

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sappy ending
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for philosophical debate
  3. Ranked #1 for
    optimistic view

Trailer

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10 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.

Info

2010-03-03 | Family / Fantasy

Cast

Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    visually appealing imagery
  2. Ranked #1 for
    loopy character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    easily recognizable cast

Trailer

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FAQ

According to the review analysis on Maimovie, movies in Top rated barely coherent movies that are also instant classic list are rated as watching multiple times, unnatural acting, surreal imagery, watching successively, not scary, cheap thrills, dream logic, shrunken, genuinely chill, very haunting.
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