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Top rated unpleasantly surprising movies that are also indecipherable

Check out today’s highest ranked unpleasantly surprising and indecipherable movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are unpleasantly surprising and indecipherable, 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 Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is betrothed to a dunce of an English nobleman. At her engagement party, she escapes the crowd to consider whether to go through with the marriage and falls down a hole in the garden after spotting an unusual rabbit. Arriving in a strange and surreal place called 'Underland,' she finds herself in a world that resembles the nightmares she had as a child, filled with talking animals, villainous queens and knights, and frumious bandersnatches. Alice realizes that she is there for a reason – to conquer the horrific Jabberwocky and restore the rightful queen to her throne.

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2010-03-03 | Family / Fantasy

Cast

Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    capturing imagination
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fresh-faced cast
  3. Ranked #1 for
    definable cast

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2 John Carter (2012)

John Carter is a war-weary, former military captain who's inexplicably transported to the mysterious and exotic planet of Barsoom (Mars) and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and Carter rediscovers his humanity when he realizes the survival of Barsoom and its people rests in his hands.

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2012-03-07 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    looking forward to
  2. Ranked #1 for
    well-structured directing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    rip-roaring

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3 United 93 (2006)

A real time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on 9/11 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot.

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2006-04-28 | Drama / History

Cast

J.J. Johnson, Polly Adams

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    benefit of hindsight
  2. Ranked #1 for
    feeling queasy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    non-professional actor

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4 Moonlight (2016)

The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.

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2016-10-21 | Drama

Cast

Trevante Rhodes, André Holland

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    respite
  2. Ranked #1 for
    empathetic character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    more layered

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5 The Town (2010)

Doug MacRay is a longtime thief, who, smarter than the rest of his crew, is looking for his chance to exit the game. When a bank job leads to the group kidnapping an attractive branch manager, he takes on the role of monitoring her – but their burgeoning relationship threatens to unveil the identities of Doug and his crew to the FBI Agent who is on their case.

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2010-09-15 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Ben Affleck, Rebecca Hall

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    tenacious
  2. Ranked #1 for
    high caliber
  3. Ranked #1 for
    tightly directed

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6 We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011)

After her son Kevin commits a horrific act, troubled mother Eva reflects on her complicated relationship with her disturbed son as he grew from a toddler into a teenager.

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2011-09-28 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Tilda Swinton, John C. Reilly

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    acute
  2. Ranked #1 for
    touchy topic
  3. Ranked #2 for
    incredibly difficult

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7 Murder Mystery (2019)

After attending a gathering on a billionaire's yacht during a European vacation, a New York cop and his wife become prime suspects when he's murdered.

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2019-05-25 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    reasonably enjoyable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    slightly flawed
  3. Ranked #1 for
    more light-hearted

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8 Ocean's Twelve (2004)

Danny Ocean reunites with his old flame and the rest of his merry band of thieves in carrying out three huge heists in Rome, Paris and Amsterdam – but a Europol agent is hot on their heels.

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2004-12-09 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Brad Pitt, Catherine Zeta-Jones

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    killing a couple of hours
  2. Ranked #1 for
    somewhat convoluted
  3. Ranked #1 for
    implausible situation

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9 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
    beautiful countryside
  2. Ranked #1 for
    beautiful cinematography
  3. Ranked #1 for
    many unanswered questions

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10 The Art of War (2000)

When ruthless terrorists threaten to bring down the United Nations, they frame the one man they believe can stop them: an international security expert named Shaw. Now he must run from his own allies and become a solitary force for good, as he tries to stop what could become World War III.

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2000-08-25 | Crime / Action

Cast

Wesley Snipes, Donald Sutherland

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unexpected ending
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ever dependable
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with crowning moments

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