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Top rated highly improbable movies that are also foreboding

Check out today’s highest ranked highly improbable and foreboding movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are highly improbable and foreboding, 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 Oct 21 2020

1 Hereditary (2018)

When Ellen, the matriarch of the Graham family, passes away, her daughter’s family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry.

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2018-06-07 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Toni Collette, Alex Wolff

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    jump scare
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most horrifying
  3. Ranked #1 for
    slow burning

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2 Session 9 (2001)

Tensions rise within an asbestos cleaning crew as they work in an abandoned mental hospital with a horrific past that seems to be coming back.

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2001-08-10 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Peter Mullan, David Caruso

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    feeling of dread
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with eeriness
  3. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely spooky

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3 28 Weeks Later (2007)

The inhabitants of the British Isles have lost their battle against the onslaught of disease, as the deadly rage virus has killed every citizen there. Six months later, a group of Americans dare to set foot on the isles, convinced the danger has come and gone. But it soon becomes all too clear that the scourge continues to live, waiting to pounce on its next victims.

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2007-04-26 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Imogen Poots, Robert Carlyle

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    engulfing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for pandemic era
  3. Ranked #1 for
    pitch black

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4 The Ring (2002)

It sounded like just another urban legend: A videotape filled with nightmarish images, leading to a phone call foretelling the viewer's death in exactly seven days. As a newspaper reporter, Rachel Keller was naturally skeptical of the story, until four teenagers all met with mysterious deaths exactly one week after watching just such a tape. Allowing her investigative curiosity to get the better of her, Rachel tracks down the video... and watches it. Now she has just seven days to unravel the mystery of the Ring.

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2002-10-18 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    giving willies
  2. Ranked #1 for
    nightmares for a week
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fearful

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5 The Wicker Man (2006)

A sheriff investigating the disappearance of a young girl from a small island discovers there's a larger mystery to solve among the island's secretive, neo-pagan community.

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2006-09-01 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Ellen Burstyn

Rating

rating icon 4.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unintentionally comical
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unintentionally amusing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    hilariously stupid

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6 The Mothman Prophecies (2002)

Reporter John Klein is plunged into a world of impossible terror and unthinkable chaos when fate draws him to a sleepy West Virginia town whose residents are being visited by a great winged shape that sows hideous nightmares and fevered visions.

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2002-01-25 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Richard Gere, Laura Linney

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cryptical
  2. Ranked #1 for
    quick glimpse
  3. Ranked #2 for
    unearthly

Trailer

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7 Calibre (2018)

Two lifelong friends head up to an isolated Scottish Highlands village for a weekend hunting trip that descends into a never-ending nightmare as they attempt to cover up a horrific hunting accident.

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2018-06-22 | Thriller / Horror

Cast

Jack Lowden, Martin McCann

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    rather abrupt
  2. Ranked #3 for
    somewhat contrived
  3. Ranked #3 for
    nail biting moments

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8 The Gift (2015)

A husband and wife try to reinvigorate their relationship but their lives are threatened by a "friend" from the husband's past who holds a horrifying secret about him, sending their world into a tailspin.

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2015-07-30 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Jason Bateman, Rebecca Hall

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    good pace
  2. Ranked #1 for
    decent acting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    psychological drama

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9 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 5.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    stinks
  2. Ranked #1 for
    flimsy premise
  3. Ranked #1 for
    psychologically thrilling

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10 Alien (1979)

During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of eggs on the planet, a creature inside one of the eggs attacks an explorer. The entire crew is unaware of the impending nightmare set to descend upon them when the alien parasite planted inside its unfortunate host is birthed.

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1979-05-25 | Horror / Science Fiction

Cast

Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    brightly lit imagery
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fearing the dark
  3. Ranked #1 for
    leaping out

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