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Top rated unpleasantly surprising movies on Amazon Video

Check out today’s highest ranked unpleasantly surprising movies on Amazon Video! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best unpleasantly surprising movies on Amazon Video, 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 Apr 19 2021

1 Avengers: Endgame (2019)

After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe once and for all, no matter what consequences may be in store.

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2019-04-24 | Adventure / Science Fiction

Cast

Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fitting finale
  2. Ranked #1 for
    compressed
  3. Ranked #1 for
    flowing well

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2 Avatar (2009)

In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.

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2009-12-10 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    leaping out
  2. Ranked #1 for
    technical perspective
  3. Ranked #1 for
    preachy

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3 The Past (2013)

After four years apart, Ahmad returns to his wife Marie in Paris in order to progress their divorce. During his brief stay, he cannot help noticing the strained relationship between Marie and her daughter Lucie. As he attempts to improve matters between mother and daughter Ahmad unwittingly lifts the lid on a long buried secret...

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2013-05-17 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Bérénice Bejo, Ali Mosaffa

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more relatable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    European style
  3. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly complex

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4 Truman (2015)

Tomás, who lives in Canada, travels to Madrid, Spain, to visit his old friend Julián. Both of them, accompanied by Truman, Julián's faithful dog, will share many surprising and emotional little moments, triggered by the hard situation Julián is going through, for just a few days.

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2015-10-30 | Drama

Cast

Ricardo Darín, Javier Cámara

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cogent narrative
  2. Ranked #8 for
    unpleasantly surprising
  3. Ranked #8 for
    patient

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5 Lore (2012)

Lore leads her four younger siblings across a war-torn Germany in 1945. Amidst the chaos she encounters a mysterious refugee who shatters her fragile reality with hatred and desire.

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2012-08-02 | Drama / War

Cast

Saskia Rosendahl, Kai-Peter Malina

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    distorted view
  2. Ranked #2 for
    gradually transforming
  3. Ranked #6 for
    maintaining steady

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6 The Band's Visit (2007)

A small Egyptian police band travels to Israel to play at the inaugural ceremony of an Arab arts center, only to find themselves stuck in the wrong town.

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2007-05-19 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Sasson Gabai, Ronit Elkabetz

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    forlorn
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unforeseeable
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unplanned

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7 A Monster Calls (2016)

A boy imagines a monster that helps him deal with his difficult life and see the world in a different way.

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2016-01-01 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    emotionally powerful
  2. Ranked #1 for
    tug at heartstrings
  3. Ranked #1 for
    highly emotional

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8 Snapshots (2018)

Rose spends her days fishing near the beautiful lake house she’s called home for 50 years. She’s not getting any younger and her daughter Patti worries about Rose being all alone, but the stubborn matriarch will not sell. There are memories here that she doesn’t want to leave. These come flooding back one weekend during a visit from Patti and granddaughter Allison, when a long-forgotten roll of film reminds Rose of the summer she met and fell in love with the bold and beautiful Louise.

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2018-08-14 | Drama

Cast

Piper Laurie, Brooke Adams

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    veteran actress
  2. Ranked #2 for
    most profound
  3. Ranked #2 for
    nothing short of superb

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9 Leave No Trace (2018)

A father and daughter live a perfect but mysterious existence in Forest Park, a beautiful nature reserve near Portland, Oregon, rarely making contact with the world. But when a small mistake tips them off to authorities, they are sent on an increasingly erratic journey in search of a place to call their own.

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2018-06-29 | Drama

Cast

Thomasin McKenzie, Ben Foster

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    intensely moving
  2. Ranked #2 for
    deeply touching
  3. Ranked #2 for
    slow tempo

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10 Frantz (2016)

In the aftermath of WWI, a young German who grieves the death of her fiancé in France meets a mysterious French man who visits the fiance’s grave to lay flowers.

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2016-09-07 | History / Drama

Cast

Paula Beer, Pierre Niney

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    lush colors
  2. Ranked #4 for
    well-educated character
  3. Ranked #5 for
    kitschy editing

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