Top rated barely coherent movies that are also spell-binding

Check out today’s highest ranked barely coherent and spell-binding movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are barely coherent and spell-binding, 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 10 2021

1 Suspiria (2018)

A darkness swirls at the center of a world-renowned dance company, one that will engulf the troupe's artistic director, an ambitious young dancer and a grieving psychotherapist. Some will succumb to the nightmare, others will finally wake up.

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2018-10-11 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Dakota Johnson, Tilda Swinton

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    dragging along
  2. Ranked #1 for
    intoxicating
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with artistic merit

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2 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
    requiring multiple watches
  3. Ranked #2 for
    most challenging

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3 Ink (2009)

Invisible forces exert power over us in our sleep. A mercenary named Ink, on a literal nightmare mission, captures the spirit of 8-year-old Emma in the dream world. To save her, the dream-givers marshal all their resources, focusing on saving the soul of Emma's tragically broken father.

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2009-01-23 | Action / Fantasy

Cast

Chris Kelly, Jessica Duffy

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    totally amazing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    in awe
  3. Ranked #2 for
    deeply thinking

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4 Midsommar (2019)

Several friends travel to Sweden to study as anthropologists a summer festival that is held every ninety years in the remote hometown of one of them. What begins as a dream vacation in a place where the sun never sets, gradually turns into a dark nightmare as the mysterious inhabitants invite them to participate in their disturbing festive activities.

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2019-07-03 | Horror / Drama

Cast

Florence Pugh, Jack Reynor

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    grotesque visual
  2. Ranked #2 for
    most unsettling
  3. Ranked #2 for
    bad acid trip

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5 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
    minimal character development
  2. Ranked #2 for
    artsy
  3. Ranked #3 for
    choppy editing

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6 Mank (2020)

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane.

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2020-11-13 | Drama / History

Cast

Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    capturing the flavor
  2. Ranked #1 for
    eagerly awaited
  3. Ranked #1 for
    experienced director

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7 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.

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1999-07-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    obscure
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sexual fantasy
  3. Ranked #2 for
    dream-like atmosphere

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8 The Haunting (1999)

Dr. David Marrow invites Eleanor Vance, Luke Sanderson, and Theo to the eerie and isolated Hill House to be subjects for a sleep disorder study. The unfortunate guests discover that Marrow is far more interested in the sinister mansion itself — and they soon see the true nature of its horror.

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1999-07-23 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Lili Taylor, Liam Neeson

Rating

rating icon 5.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fakey lines
  2. Ranked #1 for
    stinks
  3. Ranked #1 for
    eye candy visual

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9 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
    thoroughly unpleasant
  2. Ranked #1 for
    chaotic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    gripping ending

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10 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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