Most Underrated Movies of 2016


The Top Ten

1 Hardcore Henry

This is awesome! Barely anyone knows about this movie. It's super underrated too. 10/10 - AlphaQ

Kinda makes you dizzy but it’s so cool - Not_A_Weeaboo

2 The Finest Hours
3 Sing Street
4 Kubo and the Two Strings

I wouldn't really call this one underrated, but good one nonetheless.

5 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny

I would put this one my most overrated movies of 2016, you had two big names with Michelle Yeoh and Donnie Yen and still the director decided not to let them have cool fight scenes by insisting on putting in too much terrible wire fu. The most anticipated movie because of how awesome Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon was, this movie pretty much failed on every level to make a martial arts epic, The worst part of all was that it was directed by the legendary director behind: Drunken Master, Iron Monkey, Magnificent Butcher, Buddhist Fist, and put the likes of Donnie Yen, Jackie Chan, and Wu Jing into the martial Arts spotlight - germshep24

6 Eddie the Eagle
7 Allegiant

I don't know why so many people hate this movie, the plot was interesting, the acting was good and had an interesting atmosphere. To me, it kind of felt like a science fiction Attack On Titan but focuses more on the government. - Seventies-Music-Fan

I didn't like this too much...4/10 - AlphaQ

8 The Edge of Seventeen
9 Batman: The Killing Joke
10 The Boy and the Beast

The Contenders

11 Shin Godzilla
12 Hail, Caesar
13 Dad's Army
14 Eye In the Sky
15 The Shallows
16 The Correspondence
17 Ratchet & Clank
18 Nerve
19 Swiss Army Man


20 The Angry Birds Movie

I hadn't seen it yet, but I want to. - EpicJake

21 Cafe Society
22 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows
23 Monday at 11:01 A.M.
24 The Jungle Book

I saw it a few weeks ago. - EpicJake

25 Pete's Dragon
26 The Fundamentals of Caring

A fan-brat of straight tweeny romance put this here. >:(

27 The Neon Demon


28 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
29 The Brothers Grimsby
30 Ice Age: Collision Course
31 Ghostbusters

I'm mostly giving this movie a mention because of how the hatred for this movie feels way too overblown.

I know Sony haven't had the best business practice and I know this is a pretty unnecessary remake of a beloved comedy, but for the love of good if you say anything positive about this movie people act like you've committed murder.
I mean Fifty Shades of Grey didn't get the absurd amount of abuse and venom that this movie seems to have garnered, and that movie was actively harmful and offensive. And no, don't try to paint the haters as completely innocent in order to simplify the conflict, because quite frankly both sides are in the wrong here. Sony for trying to capitalise off the sexist backlash and paint those who had legitimate criticisms with the film as a sexist, and the haters for resorting to all this sight unseen hatred and chastising anyone who liked the movie. Even though a lot of the haters didn't even see the movie before judging. At the end of the day the ...more

32 Midnight Special
33 The Little Prince
34 Don't Breathe
35 The Boy
36 April and the Extraordinary World
37 Hunt for the Wilderpeople
38 Justice League vs Teen Titans
39 Pee-Wee's Big Holiday
40 The Purge: Election Year
41 X-Men: Apocalypse
42 Suicide Squad
43 Sausage Party
44 Lights Out
45 Last Days in the Desert
46 Risen
47 Phantom Boy
48 Warcraft
49 Manchester by the Sea

No, this is OVERRATED. - AlphaQ

50 Star Trek Beyond
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Top Remixes (4)

1. The Edge of Seventeen
2. The Finest Hours
3. The Shallows
1. Kubo and the Two Strings
2. Swiss Army Man
3. The Edge of Seventeen
1. Sing Street
2. Kubo and the Two Strings
3. Hardcore Henry

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