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Top rated unpleasantly surprising movies that are also excessively violent

Check out today’s highest ranked unpleasantly surprising and excessively violent movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are unpleasantly surprising and excessively violent, 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 Come to Daddy (2020)

After receiving a cryptic letter from his estranged father, Norval travels to his dad’s oceanfront home for what he hopes will be a positive experience. If only he’d known the dark truth about his old man beforehand.

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2020-02-07 | Comedy / Thriller

Cast

Elijah Wood, Stephen McHattie

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cartoonish violence
  2. Ranked #3 for
    awkward and uncomfortable
  3. Ranked #3 for
    utterly bizarre

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2 Blue Ruin (2013)

When the quiet life of a beach bum is upended by dreadful news, he sets off for his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance. However, he proves an inept assassin and finds himself in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family.

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2013-09-09 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Macon Blair, Devin Ratray

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    grim and gritty
  2. Ranked #1 for
    industrious character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    high-running emotions

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3 Total Recall (1990)

Construction worker Douglas Quaid discovers a memory chip in his brain during a virtual-reality trip. He also finds that his past has been invented to conceal a plot of planetary domination. Soon, he's off to Mars to find out who he is and who planted the chip.

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1990-06-01 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rachel Ticotin

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mind twists
  2. Ranked #1 for
    refurbished
  3. Ranked #1 for
    vastly entertaining

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4 National Treasure (2004)

Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie in secret clues embedded in the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence, and Gates is in a race to find the gold before his enemies do.

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2004-11-19 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Diane Kruger

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    escapist fun
  2. Ranked #1 for
    highly unlikely
  3. Ranked #2 for
    academic

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5 The Dark Valley (2014)

The Alps, late 19th century. Greider, a mysterious lone rider who claims to be a photographer, arrives at an isolated lumber village, despotically ruled by a family clan, asking for winter accommodation.

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2014-02-13 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Sam Riley, Tobias Moretti

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    linear narrative
  2. Ranked #1 for
    atmospheric photography
  3. Ranked #2 for
    sweeping vista

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6 Hold the Dark (2018)

In the grim Alaskan winter, a naturalist hunts for wolves blamed for killing a local boy, but he soon finds himself swept into a chilling mystery.

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2018-09-22 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Jeffrey Wright, Alexander Skarsgård

Rating

rating icon 5.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    scratching head
  2. Ranked #1 for
    muddling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    beautiful countryside

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7 Black Book (2006)

In the Nazi-occupied Netherlands during World War II, a Jewish singer infiltrates the regional Gestapo headquarters for the Dutch resistance.

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2006-09-01 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Carice van Houten, Sebastian Koch

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    wholly unbelievable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    plot twist
  3. Ranked #2 for
    soft voice

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8 The Handmaiden (2016)

1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a young woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress who lives a secluded life on a large countryside estate with her domineering uncle. But, the maid has a secret: she is a pickpocket recruited by a swindler posing as a Japanese count to help him seduce the heiress to elope with him, rob her of her fortune, and lock her up in a madhouse. The plan seems to proceed according to plan until the women discover some unexpected emotions.

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2016-06-01 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Kim Min-hee, Kim Tae-ri

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sick and twisted
  2. Ranked #1 for
    entrancing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    attention demanding

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9 Seven Psychopaths (2012)

A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih Tzu.

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2012-10-12 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Colin Farrell, Sam Rockwell

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    trigger-happy
  2. Ranked #1 for
    wild and wacky
  3. Ranked #1 for
    gratuitous violence

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10 Turbo Kid (2015)

In a post-apocalyptic wasteland, an orphaned teen must battle a ruthless warlord to save the girl of his dreams.

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2015-08-14 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Munro Chambers, Laurence Leboeuf

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    likable and relatable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    futuristic vision
  3. Ranked #1 for
    haunting soundtrack

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