Top rated surprisingly sympathetic movies that are also downright weird

Check out today’s highest ranked surprisingly sympathetic and downright weird movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are surprisingly sympathetic and downright weird, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Stockholm (2019)

Based on the extraordinary true story of the European city’s 1973 bank heist and hostage crisis that was documented in the 1974 New Yorker article “The Bank Drama” by Daniel Lang. The events grasped the world’s attention when the hostages bonded with their captors and turned against the authorities, giving rise to the psychological phenomenon known as “Stockholm Syndrome.”

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2019-04-12 | Crime / Comedy

Cast

Ethan Hawke, Noomi Rapace

Rating

rating icon 5.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    surprisingly sympathetic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    humorous
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with dramatic moments

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2 ManFish (2022)

When a humanoid sea creature washes up in Terry's bleak life they quickly develop feelings for each other - But can Man love Fish, and will Terry's older criminal brother get his hands on the creature before Terry can decide how he feels?

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2022-01-14 | Horror / Comedy

Cast

Dean Kilbey, Matty Noble

Rating

rating icon 3.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    eagerly anticipated
  2. Ranked #1 for
    beautiful editing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    performed brilliantly

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3 Villains (2019)

When their car breaks down, a couple on the run headed southbound for a fresh start in the Sunshine State break into a nearby house looking for a new set of wheels. What they find instead is a dark secret, and a sweet-as-pie pair of homeowners who will do anything to keep it from getting out.

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2019-09-20 | Comedy / Horror

Cast

Bill Skarsgård, Maika Monroe

Rating

rating icon 6.221
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    scenery-chewing performance
  2. Ranked #1 for
    thin
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sympathetic

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4 Sissy (2022)

Cecilia is a successful social media influencer living the dream, until she runs into her ex-childhood best friend and is invited away on her bachelorette weekend. Suddenly, Sissy finds herself stuck in a remote cabin with her school bully... and a taste for revenge.

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2022-11-03 | Horror / Comedy

Cast

Aisha Dee, Hannah Barlow

Rating

rating icon 6.055
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    uncool character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    like Cape Fear
  3. Ranked #2 for
    slightly uncomfortable

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5 The Fanatic (2019)

A rabid film fan stalks his favorite action hero and destroys the star's life.

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2019-08-30 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

John Travolta, Devon Sawa

Rating

rating icon 4.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    unintentionally funny
  2. Ranked #3 for
    fanatic
  3. Ranked #3 for
    rabid character

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6 Nitram (2021)

Based on true events, "Nitram" lives with his parents in suburban Australia in the mid-90s. He lives a life of isolation and frustration at never fitting in. As his anger grows, he begins a slow descent into a nightmare that culminates in the most heinous of acts.

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2021-09-30 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Caleb Landry Jones, Judy Davis

Rating

rating icon 6.959
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    confronting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    gratuitous violence
  3. Ranked #1 for
    heinous crime

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7 Pharma Bro (2021)

The story of Martin Shkreli, the pharmaceutical tycoon known for raising the price of an AIDS drug 5500% overnight, buying the sole copy of a Wu-Tang Clan album for $2 million dollars and being convicted of securities fraud.

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2021-10-05 | Documentary

Cast

Martin Shkreli, Ghostface Killah

Rating

rating icon 5.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    hip
  2. Ranked #1 for
    incisive
  3. Ranked #1 for
    mongering

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8 French Exit (2021)

“My plan was to die before the money ran out,” says 60-year-old penniless Manhattan socialite Frances Price, but things didn’t go as planned. Her husband Franklin has been dead for 12 years and with his vast inheritance gone, she cashes in the last of her possessions and resolves to live out her twilight days anonymously in a borrowed apartment in Paris, accompanied by her directionless son Malcolm and a cat named Small Frank—who may or may not embody the spirit of Frances’s dead husband.

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2021-02-12 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Michelle Pfeiffer, Lucas Hedges

Rating

rating icon 5.705
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    harmless enough
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sarcastic dialogue
  3. Ranked #2 for
    shaggy-dog story

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9 Spencer (2021)

During her Christmas holidays with the royal family at the Sandringham estate in Norfolk, England, Diana decides to leave her marriage to Prince Charles.

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2021-11-04 | Drama / History

Cast

Kristen Stewart, Jack Farthing

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    vocal inflection
  2. Ranked #1 for
    clipped voice
  3. Ranked #2 for
    on the verge of nervous breakdown

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10 Fauci (2021)

Exclusive access into the career and life of the public servant who has advised seven U.S. presidents beginning with the AIDS pandemic in the 1980s and through SARS, Ebola and COVID-19.

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2021-09-10 | Documentary

Cast

Anthony Fauci, Christine Grady

Rating

rating icon 3.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    humanitarian
  2. Ranked #1 for
    incomplete
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unabashed

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