Top rated pointless movies on Shudder

Check out today’s highest ranked pointless movies on Shudder! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best pointless movies on Shudder, 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 Jun 14 2021

1 It Follows (2015)

After carefree teenager Jay sleeps with her new boyfriend, Hugh, for the first time, she learns that she is the latest recipient of a fatal curse that is passed from victim to victim via sexual intercourse. Death, Jay learns, will creep inexorably toward her as either a friend or a stranger. Jay's friends don't believe her seemingly paranoid ravings, until they too begin to see the phantom assassins and band together to help her flee or defend herself.

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2015-02-04 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Maika Monroe, Keir Gilchrist

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #27 for
    refreshing take
  2. Ranked #150 for
    build a scene
  3. Ranked #207 for
    explosive climax

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2 Mandy (2018)

The Shadow Mountains, 1983. Red and Mandy lead a loving and peaceful existence; but when their pine-scented haven is savagely destroyed, Red is catapulted into a phantasmagoric journey filled with bloody vengeance and laced with fire.

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2018-09-13 | Horror / Action

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Andrea Riseborough

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #210 for
    oneiric
  2. Ranked #295 for
    visual marvel
  3. Ranked #321 for
    fairytale-like

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3 Dogtooth (2009)

Three teenagers are confined to an isolated country estate that could very well be on another planet. The trio spend their days listening to endless homemade tapes that teach them a whole new vocabulary. Any word that comes from beyond their family abode is instantly assigned a new meaning. Hence 'the sea' refers to a large armchair and 'zombies' are little yellow flowers. Having invented a brother whom they claim to have ostracized for his disobedience, the uber-controlling parents terrorize their offspring into submission.

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2009-06-01 | Drama

Cast

Christos Stergioglou, Michele Valley

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #355 for
    tour de force
  2. Ranked #568 for
    pernicious
  3. Ranked #737 for
    pop-cultural

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4 Oldboy (2003)

With no clue how he came to be imprisoned, drugged and tortured for 15 years, a desperate businessman seeks revenge on his captors.

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2003-11-21 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Choi Min-sik, Yoo Ji-tae

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #259 for
    imprinting in head
  2. Ranked #271 for
    puzzled
  3. Ranked #317 for
    unforgettable classic

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5 Caught (2018)

While on an afternoon walk with their children, two small town reporters notice the military camped on a hilltop. Debating the possible significance of this activity, they answer their door when two unusual strangers come knocking and find themselves held hostage in their own home.

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2018-03-30 | Horror

Cast

April Pearson, Mickey Sumner

Rating

rating icon 4.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    left unresolved
  2. Ranked #2 for
    wrapped-up nicely
  3. Ranked #3 for
    hanging in the air

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6 The Reckoning (2021)

In the aftermath of the Great Plague and amidst the subsequent witch-hunts against women, a young widow grapples with the tragic death of her husband in a society completely consumed by fear and death. Because she rejects the advances of her landlord, she is falsely accused of being a witch and thrown in jail for a crime she didn’t commit. She must endure physical persecution at the hands of England’s most ruthless witch-hunter and face her own inner demons as the devil himself starts to work his way into her mind.

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2021-02-05 | Horror / Drama

Cast

Charlotte Kirk, Sean Pertwee

Rating

rating icon 5.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #22 for
    blander
  2. Ranked #26 for
    abysmally produced
  3. Ranked #45 for
    lackluster performance

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7 The Siren (2019)

Tom, a mute man is on retreat to an isolated lakehouse where he meets Al, who is mourning the recent death of his husband. Starting off rather friendly, Tom and Al’s rapport slowly changes as the former befriends a mysterious woman named Nina, for whom Al can’t shake his negative suspicions.

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2019-03-02 | Fantasy

Cast

Evan Dumouchel, Margaret Ying Drake

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #16 for
    poor editing
  2. Ranked #28 for
    disjointed mess
  3. Ranked #50 for
    absolute waste

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8 American Mary (2012)

A young medical student struggling to pay tuition is drawn into the shady world of underground body-modification.

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2012-05-31 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Katharine Isabelle, Julia Maxwell

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #439 for
    most disturbing
  2. Ranked #466 for
    most horrifying
  3. Ranked #544 for
    sleazy

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9 La Llorona (2020)

Accused of the genocide of Mayan people, retired general Enrique is trapped in his mansion by massive protests. Abandoned by his staff, the indignant old man and his family must face the devastating truth of his actions and the growing sense that a wrathful supernatural force is targeting them for his crimes.

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2020-01-22 | Thriller / Horror

Cast

María Mercedes Coroy, Sabrina De La Hoz

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #529 for
    very haunting
  2. Ranked #545 for
    haunting imagery
  3. Ranked #655 for
    cheap scares

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10 Victoria (2015)

A young Spanish woman who has newly moved to Berlin finds her flirtation with a local guy turn potentially deadly as their night out with his friends reveals a dangerous secret.

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2015-06-11 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Laia Costa, Frederick Lau

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #198 for
    juicy atmosphere
  2. Ranked #474 for
    putting a foot wrong
  3. Ranked #536 for
    outside the laws

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