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Top rated unpleasantly surprising movies that are also two thumbs up

Check out today’s highest ranked unpleasantly surprising and two thumbs up movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are unpleasantly surprising and two thumbs up, 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 08 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
    maladjusted character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    going nuts
  3. Ranked #1 for
    watching successively

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2 Like Stars on Earth (2007)

Ishaan Awasthi is an eight-year-old whose world is filled with wonders that no one else seems to appreciate. Colours, fish, dogs, and kites don't seem important to the adults, who are much more interested in things like homework, marks, and neatness. Ishaan cannot seem to get anything right in class; he is then sent to boarding school, where his life changes forever.

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2007-12-21 | Drama

Cast

Darsheel Safary, Aamir Khan

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    utterly perfect directing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    relevant issue
  3. Ranked #2 for
    stunning performance

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3 Finding Nemo (2003)

Nemo, an adventurous young clownfish, is unexpectedly taken from his Great Barrier Reef home to a dentist's office aquarium. It's up to his worrisome father Marlin and a friendly but forgetful fish Dory to bring Nemo home -- meeting vegetarian sharks, surfer dude turtles, hypnotic jellyfish, hungry seagulls, and more along the way.

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2003-05-30 | Animation / Family

Cast

Albert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    kid-friendly
  2. Ranked #6 for
    stepping beyond
  3. Ranked #8 for
    satisfying watch

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4 Afflicted (2014)

Two friends' tour of Europe takes a dark turn when one of them contracts a mysterious illness. They race to find out what it is and how to cure it before the sickness consumes him completely.

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2014-04-04 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Baya Rehaz, Derek Lee

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    entry in genre
  2. Ranked #1 for
    certainly worth checking
  3. Ranked #1 for
    gnarly

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5 The Invisible Guest (2016)

A young businessman wakes up in a hotel room, locked from the inside, along with his lover, who was murdered while he was unconscious. He hires a prestigious lawyer, and over the course of one evening, they must work together to build a defense case for him before he is taken to jail.

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2016-09-22 | Mystery / Crime

Cast

Mario Casas, Ana Wagener

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    nail-biting climax
  2. Ranked #1 for
    least expected
  3. Ranked #1 for
    taut and thrilling

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6 Kahaani (2012)

A pregnant woman's search for her missing husband takes her from London to Kolkata, but everyone she questions denies having ever met him.

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2012-03-08 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Vidya Balan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    intelligent writing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    food for thought
  3. Ranked #1 for
    simply superb

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7 All the Best: Fun Begins (2009)

All The Best is a rib-tickling comedy based on hilarious situations resulting from mistaken identities and goof ups.

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2009-10-16 | Action / Comedy

Cast

Ajay Devgn, Bipasha Basu

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    with funny moments
  2. Ranked #3 for
    great music
  3. Ranked #5 for
    small but pivotal role

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8 Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008)

A lonely 40-ish man, likely to remain a bachelor, has a chance to find the love of his life when he falls for a vivacious young woman.

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2008-12-11 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Shah Rukh Khan, Vinay Pathak

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    overacting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    distinct personality
  3. Ranked #3 for
    drastic turn

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9 Kapoor & Sons (2016)

Two brothers return home to visit their ailing grandfather to discover ongoing family problems, emotions get intensified when a girl causes a rift between both of them.

Info

2016-03-18 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Sidharth Malhotra, Fawad Khan

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    comic effects
  2. Ranked #2 for
    thrilling climax
  3. Ranked #3 for
    fresh and exciting

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10 Garfield (2004)

Garfield, the fat, lazy, lasagna lover, has everything a cat could want. But when Jon, in an effort to impress the Liz - the vet and an old high-school crush - adopts a dog named Odie and brings him home, Garfield gets the one thing he doesn't want. Competition.

Info

2004-06-10 | Animation / Comedy

Cast

Bill Murray, Breckin Meyer

Rating

rating icon 5.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    distinct personality
  2. Ranked #1 for
    decent time-passer
  3. Ranked #3 for
    dutiful character

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