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Top rated unpleasantly surprising movies that are also for horror movie day

Check out today’s highest ranked unpleasantly surprising and for horror movie day movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are unpleasantly surprising and for horror movie day, 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 Feb 22 2021

1 Frailty (2001)

A man confesses to an FBI agent his family's story of how his religious fanatic father's visions lead to a series of murders to destroy supposed 'demons'.

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2001-11-17 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Bill Paxton, Matthew McConaughey

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    neat twist
  2. Ranked #1 for
    going nuts
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with disturbed mind

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2 Rosemary's Baby (1968)

A young couple, Rosemary and Guy, moves into an infamous New York apartment building, known by frightening legends and mysterious events, with the purpose of starting a family.

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1968-06-12 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Mia Farrow, John Cassavetes

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely chilling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    strangely familiar cast
  3. Ranked #1 for
    truly horrifying

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3 A Quiet Place (2018)

A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.

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2018-04-03 | Horror / Drama

Cast

Emily Blunt, John Krasinski

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    super intense
  2. Ranked #1 for
    mapped out
  3. Ranked #1 for
    eyes glued to screen

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4 What Lies Beneath (2000)

When Claire Spencer starts hearing ghostly voices and seeing spooky images, she wonders if an otherworldly spirit is trying to contact her. All the while, her husband tries to reassure her by telling her it's all in her head. But as Claire investigates, she discovers that the man she loves might know more than he's letting on.

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2000-07-21 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Harrison Ford, Michelle Pfeiffer

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slight twist
  2. Ranked #1 for
    tense atmosphere
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with scary moments

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5 Excision (2012)

Alienated teen Pauline struggles with the pressures of fitting into high school, pleasing her mother and a burning desire to lose her virginity. With a grotesque curiosity for the darker side of life, Pauline is considered a social outcast by everyone around her. Enticed by flesh, she retreats into her own fantasies and hopes to become a great surgeon - that is, if she doesn't go insane first.

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2012-09-12 | Drama / Horror

Cast

AnnaLynne McCord, Traci Lords

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    overbearing voice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    delusional
  3. Ranked #2 for
    sexual fantasy

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6 The Village (2004)

When a willful young man tries to venture beyond his sequestered Pennsylvania hamlet, his actions set off a chain of chilling incidents that will alter the community forever.

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2004-07-30 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Bryce Dallas Howard, Joaquin Phoenix

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    shocking twist
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sorely disappointing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    posing questions

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7 Bird Box (2018)

Five years after an ominous unseen presence drives most of society to suicide, a survivor and her two children make a desperate bid to reach safety.

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2018-12-13 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Sandra Bullock, Trevante Rhodes

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unbelivable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    lingering question
  3. Ranked #1 for
    slightly disappointing

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8 Signs (2002)

A family living on a farm finds mysterious crop circles in their fields which suggests something more frightening to come.

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2002-08-02 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Mel Gibson, Joaquin Phoenix

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    plot hinges
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unexpected ending
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unusual camera angle

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9 Prom Night (2008)

Donna's senior prom is supposed to be the best night of her life, though a sadistic killer from her past has different plans for her and her friends.

Info

2008-04-10 | Crime / Horror

Cast

Idris Elba, Jessica Stroup

Rating

rating icon 5.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for horror movie day
  2. Ranked #1 for
    gore factor
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with suspenseful moments

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10 Under the Silver Lake (2018)

Young and disenchanted Sam meets a mysterious and beautiful woman who's swimming in his building's pool one night. When she suddenly vanishes the next morning, Sam embarks on a surreal quest across Los Angeles to decode the secret behind her disappearance, leading him into the murkiest depths of mystery, scandal and conspiracy.

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2018-06-21 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Andrew Garfield, Riley Keough

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    wacko
  2. Ranked #1 for
    noir atmosphere
  3. Ranked #1 for
    noir style

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