Top rated barely coherent movies that are also punishing

Check out today’s highest ranked barely coherent and punishing movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are barely coherent and punishing, 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 Apostle (2018)

In 1905, a man travels to a remote island in search of his missing sister who has been kidnapped by a mysterious religious cult.

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2018-09-21 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Dan Stevens, Michael Sheen

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    holding interest
  2. Ranked #1 for
    nightmarish visual
  3. Ranked #2 for
    maintaining interest

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2 You Were Never Really Here (2017)

A traumatised veteran, unafraid of violence, tracks down missing girls for a living. When a job spins out of control, his nightmares overtake him as a conspiracy is uncovered leading to what may be his death trip or his awakening.

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2017-11-08 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Joaquin Phoenix, Judith Roberts

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    artsy
  2. Ranked #1 for
    minimal character development
  3. Ranked #3 for
    choppy editing

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3 Frontier(s) (2007)

A gang of young thieves flee Paris during the violent aftermath of a political election, only to hole up at an Inn run by neo-Nazis.

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2007-07-01 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Karina Testa, Aurélien Wiik

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    shockingly violent
  2. Ranked #1 for
    explicitly violent
  3. Ranked #2 for
    overly violent

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4 Uncut Gems (2019)

A charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime. Howard must perform a precarious high-wire act, balancing business, family, and encroaching adversaries on all sides in his relentless pursuit of the ultimate win.

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2019-08-30 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Adam Sandler, Julia Fox

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    chaotic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    gripping ending
  3. Ranked #1 for
    thoroughly unpleasant

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5 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.

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2003-04-11 | Horror

Cast

Sid Haig, Bill Moseley

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    deranged
  2. Ranked #2 for
    derivative plot
  3. Ranked #2 for
    undemanding mood

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6 The Descent (2005)

After a tragic accident, six friends reunite for a caving expedition. Their adventure soon goes horribly wrong when a collapse traps them deep underground and they find themselves pursued by bloodthirsty creatures. As their friendships deteriorate, they find themselves in a desperate struggle to survive the creatures and each other.

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2005-07-08 | Adventure / Horror

Cast

Shauna Macdonald, Natalie Mendoza

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sense of isolation
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sense of claustrophobia
  3. Ranked #1 for
    leaping out

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7 The Grudge (2004)

An American nurse living and working in Tokyo is exposed to a mysterious supernatural curse, one that locks a person in a powerful rage before claiming their life and spreading to another victim.

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2004-10-22 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Sarah Michelle Gellar, Jason Behr

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    nightmares for a week
  2. Ranked #1 for
    more terrifying
  3. Ranked #1 for
    giving shivers

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8 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
    rapid fire editing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    quick-cut editing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    quick editing

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9 Lawless (2012)

Set in the Depression-era Franklin County, Virginia, a bootlegging gang is threatened by authorities who want a cut of their profits.

Info

2012-08-29 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Gary Oldman, Guy Pearce

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    scaled back
  2. Ranked #2 for
    gruesome violence
  3. Ranked #3 for
    guttural voice

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10 Mile 22 (2018)

An elite group of American operatives, aided by a top-secret tactical command team, must transport an asset who holds life-threatening information to an extraction point 22 miles away through the hostile streets of an Asian city.

Info

2018-08-16 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Mark Wahlberg, Lauren Cohan

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    confusing mess
  2. Ranked #1 for
    quick-cutting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    indecipherable

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