Top rated barely coherent movies that are also true classic

Check out today’s highest ranked barely coherent and true classic movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are barely coherent and true 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 May 17 2021

1 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.

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1979-03-28 | Horror / Science Fiction

Cast

Angus Scrimm, A. Michael Baldwin

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unearthly
  2. Ranked #1 for
    cult classic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    otherworldly

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2 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
    great cinematic achievement

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3 The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

Tired of scaring humans every October 31 with the same old bag of tricks, Jack Skellington, the spindly king of Halloween Town, kidnaps Santa Claus and plans to deliver shrunken heads and other ghoulish gifts to children on Christmas morning. But as Christmas approaches, Jack's rag-doll girlfriend, Sally, tries to foil his misguided plans.

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1993-10-09 | Fantasy / Animation

Cast

Chris Sarandon, Danny Elfman

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ghoulish
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for St. Patrick's Day
  3. Ranked #1 for
    visually delightful

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4 Deep Red (1975)

A musician witnesses the murder of a famous psychic, and then teams up with a fiesty reporter to find the killer while evading attempts on their lives by the unseen killer bent on keeping a dark secret buried.

Info

1975-03-07 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

David Hemmings, Daria Nicolodi

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    stylish camera work
  2. Ranked #1 for
    coherent story
  3. Ranked #1 for
    heavy editing

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5 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.

Info

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
    with artistic merit
  3. Ranked #1 for
    intoxicating

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6 Children of the Corn (1984)

A boy preacher named Isaac goes to a town in Nebraska called Gatlin and gets all the children to murder every adult in town.

Info

1984-03-09 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Peter Horton, Linda Hamilton

Rating

rating icon 5.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    blood thirsty
  2. Ranked #2 for
    translating to big screen
  3. Ranked #3 for
    utterly laughable

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7 Starsky & Hutch (2004)

Join uptight David Starsky and laid-back Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson as they're paired for the first time as undercover cops. The new partners must overcome their differences to solve an important case with help from street informant Huggy Bear and persuasive criminal Reese Feldman.

Info

2004-03-05 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ever dependable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    cracking up
  3. Ranked #2 for
    comic moments

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8 Leviathan (1989)

Underwater deep-sea miners encounter a Soviet wreck and bring back a dangerous cargo to their base on the ocean floor with horrifying results. The crew of the mining base must fight to survive against a genetic mutation that hunts them down one by one.

Info

1989-03-17 | Adventure / Horror

Cast

Peter Weller, Richard Crenna

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    highly derivative
  2. Ranked #4 for
    competently made
  3. Ranked #5 for
    derivative plot

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9 Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)

King Arthur, accompanied by his squire, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir-Lancelot and Sir Galahad the Pure. On the way, Arthur battles the Black Knight who, despite having had all his limbs chopped off, insists he can still fight. They reach Camelot, but Arthur decides not to enter, as "it is a silly place".

Info

1975-05-25 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Graham Chapman, John Cleese

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rolling on floor
  2. Ranked #1 for
    laughing ending
  3. Ranked #1 for
    pure genius

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10 The Devil's Rain (1975)

Satanists in the middle west terrorize and sometimes melt the terrified locals.

Info

1975-07-01 | Horror

Cast

Ernest Borgnine, Eddie Albert

Rating

rating icon 5.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    piece de resistance
  2. Ranked #2 for
    grand finale
  3. Ranked #2 for
    downbeat ending

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