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Top rated unpleasantly surprising movies that are also heavily flawed

Check out today’s highest ranked unpleasantly surprising and heavily flawed movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are unpleasantly surprising and heavily flawed, 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 The Last Airbender (2010)

The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.

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2010-06-30 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Noah Ringer, Dev Patel

Rating

rating icon 4.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    poor plot
  2. Ranked #1 for
    amateur hour
  3. Ranked #1 for
    downright painful

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2 Fantastic Four (2015)

Four young outsiders teleport to a dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy.

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2015-08-05 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan

Rating

rating icon 4.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    explosive climax
  2. Ranked #1 for
    super-smart
  3. Ranked #1 for
    greatly disappointing

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3 The Hollow Child (2017)

Samantha has lived her whole life in different foster homes. Now living in a small town, she never feels like she quite fits in, even with her own current foster family who might adopt her, or the boy who follows her around doing her classwork. So, it’s perhaps natural that she doesn’t know what to do with a curious tagalong little sister named Olivia. One day, Sam callously ditches Olivia, who wanders off into the woods on her own and disappears.

Info

2017-02-09 | Thriller / Horror

Cast

Jessica McLeod, Hannah Cheramy

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    air of menace
  2. Ranked #5 for
    heavily flawed
  3. Ranked #9 for
    feeling incomplete

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4 A Wrinkle in Time (2018)

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

Info

2018-03-08 | Adventure / Science Fiction

Cast

Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey

Rating

rating icon 5.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bothersome voice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    experienced director
  3. Ranked #1 for
    faithful to book

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5 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
    with suspenseful moments
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for horror movie day
  3. Ranked #1 for
    gore factor

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6 Battlefield Earth (2000)

In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos are stripping Earth clean of its natural resources, using the broken remnants of humanity as slaves. What is left of the human race has descended into a near primitive state. After being captured, it is up to Tyler to save mankind.

Info

2000-05-12 | Action / Adventure

Cast

John Travolta, Barry Pepper

Rating

rating icon 3.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    defying belief
  2. Ranked #1 for
    wondering how on earth
  3. Ranked #1 for
    downright stupid

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7 Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013)

A young woman learns that she has inherited a Texas estate from her deceased grandmother. After embarking on a road trip with friends to uncover her roots, she finds she is the sole owner of a lavish, isolated Victorian mansion. But her newfound wealth comes at a price as she stumbles upon a horror that awaits her in the mansion’s dank cellars.

Info

2013-01-03 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Alexandra Daddario, Tania Raymonde

Rating

rating icon 5.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    reinvention
  2. Ranked #1 for
    few jump scares
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fairly weak

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8 Speed 2: Cruise Control (1997)

A computer hacker breaks into the computer system of the Seabourn Legend cruise liner and sets it speeding on a collision course into a gigantic oil tanker.

Info

1997-06-13 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Sandra Bullock, Jason Patric

Rating

rating icon 4.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    perky
  2. Ranked #4 for
    tight pace
  3. Ranked #5 for
    almost laughable

Trailer

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9 The Love Guru (2008)

Born in America and raised in an Indian ashram, Pitka returns to his native land to seek his fortune as a spiritualist and self-help expert. His skills are put to the test when he must get a brokenhearted hockey player's marriage back on track in time for the man to help his team win the Stanley Cup.

Info

2008-06-20 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Mike Myers, Jessica Alba

Rating

rating icon 4.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cheap laughs
  2. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely witty
  3. Ranked #2 for
    falling flat on gags

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10 Penny Dreadful (2006)

Young Penny goes on a retreat with her psychologist; the intention is to help her overcome her phobia, an intense fear of cars. Unexpected events find her in a nightmarish situation where her worst fears come true.

Info

2006-11-10 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Rachel Miner, Mimi Rogers

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    locked in
  2. Ranked #2 for
    voice drives me nuts
  3. Ranked #2 for
    constantly whining

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According to the review analysis on Maimovie, movies in Top rated unpleasantly surprising movies that are also heavily flawed list are rated as downright laughable, mediocre acting, downright painful, bothersome voice, almost non-existent, major letdown, not scary at all, with suspenseful moments, heavily flawed, lazy writing.
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