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Top rated unpleasantly surprising movies that are also chuckling

Check out today’s highest ranked unpleasantly surprising and chuckling movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are unpleasantly surprising and chuckling, 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 Mar 01 2021

1 Night at the Museum (2006)

Chaos reigns at the natural history museum when night watchman Larry Daley accidentally stirs up an ancient curse, awakening Attila the Hun, an army of gladiators, a Tyrannosaurus rex and other exhibits.

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2006-10-20 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Ben Stiller, Jake Cherry

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    harmless fun
  2. Ranked #2 for
    fun-filled
  3. Ranked #2 for
    comical turn

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2 Safety Not Guaranteed (2012)

Three magazine employees head out on an assignment to interview a guy who placed a classified ad seeking a companion for time travel.

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2012-06-08 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Aubrey Plaza, Mark Duplass

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deeply human
  2. Ranked #1 for
    moving
  3. Ranked #1 for
    crackpot

Trailer

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3 Sideways (2004)

Two middle-aged men embark on a spiritual journey through Californian wine country. One is an unpublished novelist suffering from depression, and the other is only days away from walking down the aisle.

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2004-10-22 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Paul Giamatti, Thomas Haden Church

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    luminous atmosphere
  2. Ranked #1 for
    humorous situation
  3. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely amusing

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4 Lost in Translation (2003)

Two lost souls visiting Tokyo -- the young, neglected wife of a photographer and a washed-up movie star shooting a TV commercial -- find an odd solace and pensive freedom to be real in each other's company, away from their lives in America.

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2003-09-18 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deeply meaningful
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for relaxation
  3. Ranked #1 for
    mood piece

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5 Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)

Ricky is a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues, and the two are forced to put aside their differences and work together to survive.

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2016-03-31 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Sam Neill, Julian Dennison

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    real gem
  2. Ranked #1 for
    utterly charming
  3. Ranked #2 for
    practically flawless

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6 The Cabin in the Woods (2012)

Five college friends spend the weekend at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods.

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2012-04-12 | Horror / Comedy

Cast

Chris Hemsworth, Kristen Connolly

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    clever writing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    real bad
  3. Ranked #1 for
    wrong turns

Trailer

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7 Knocked Up (2007)

For fun loving party animal Ben Stone, the last thing he ever expected was for his one night stand to show up on his doorstep eight weeks later to tell him she's pregnant.

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2007-06-01 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Seth Rogen, Katherine Heigl

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    few chuckles
  2. Ranked #1 for
    disproportionate
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unplanned

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8 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)

Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."

Info

2005-04-28 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Martin Freeman, Zooey Deschanel

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    staying true to book
  2. Ranked #1 for
    super-intelligent
  3. Ranked #1 for
    mildly amusing

Trailer

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9 Around the World in 80 Days (2004)

A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.

Info

2004-06-16 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Jackie Chan, Steve Coogan

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    whimsical character
  2. Ranked #3 for
    comical genius
  3. Ranked #3 for
    almost cartoonish

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10 (500) Days of Summer (2009)

Tom, greeting-card writer and hopeless romantic, is caught completely off-guard when his girlfriend, Summer, suddenly dumps him. He reflects on their 500 days together to try to figure out where their love affair went sour, and in doing so, Tom rediscovers his true passions in life.

Info

2009-07-17 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Zooey Deschanel

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    happy ending
  2. Ranked #1 for
    despondent
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fresh breeze

Trailer

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FAQ

According to the review analysis on Maimovie, movies in Top rated unpleasantly surprising movies that are also chuckling list are rated as playful, eccentric genius, few chuckles, giggling, comical genius, unnecessary subplot, crackpot, for meaningful conversation, genuinely amusing, for relaxation.
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