Top Ten Reasons Why "the Cell" is a Seriously Underrated MovieMartin_Canine "The Cell" is a 2000 fantasy scifi thriller movie by Tarsem Singh starring Jennifer Lopez, Vincent D'Onofrio and Vince Vaughn. The story is about a new and controversial technology that allows people to dive into another person's subconsciousness. In the major story it is used to dive into a serial killer's mind in order to find his latest victim that is still alive before it dies.
I think this movie is a masterpiece, but it received mixed reviews (only Roger Ebert awarded it 4 out of 4 stars, most other reviews were not as positive) and many people seem to not like it. This list collects the reasons why it is a great and underrated movie.
The Top Ten
It was a risky move to make this film on a big budget. Back in 2000, those movies could have been too complicated for mainstream audiences. It was made with a passion, not to make a quick buck. - Martin_Canine
Movies like "Inception" came later on. - Martin_Canine
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2. Despite its surreal and dream like atmosphere it still has a plausible story
3. It cares about both its protagonists and its villain