Top Ten Unexpectedly Good Movies

This list compiles the top ten movies that were surprise critical successes after receiving initially negative or skeptical critical anticipation.

The Top Ten

1 Guardians of the Galaxy

One of the best marvel movies ever I really like the soundtrack too my favourite song was hooked on a feeling

How was this unexpectedly good? I knew all the time this would succed. - darthvadern

2 Sharknado

Who said this was a good movie? This movie is horrible! - nickdoritosyum

3 Gravity
4 Her
5 The Dark Knight
6 The Ring
7 Mean Girls
8 Thank You for Smoking
9 Kung Fu Panda
10 Kingsman: The Secret Service

The Contenders

11 The Lego Movie
12 The Croods
13 Okja
14 Saw
15 Princess Mononoke
16 300
17 Donnie Darko
18 Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs
19 Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie
20 The Lego Batman Movie
21 Goosebumps
22 Next Gen
23 Elf
24 Bad Santa
25 McFarland, USA
26 How to Train Your Dragon

This movie is better than that awful overrated movie Home.

27 X-Men Origins: Wolverine

Take this off the list - errrr

28 Zootopia
29 Wonder Woman (2017) Wonder Woman (2017)
30 The Secret Life of Pets
31 Trolls
32 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
33 Furious 7
34 Monsters, Inc.
35 Ferdinand
36 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
37 Teen Titans Go! To the Movies Teen Titans Go! To the Movies

I originally thought that "Teen Titans Go! " was an extremely horrible reboot of the original, but a friend told me that the movie pertaining to this series (the list item name) is 91% fresh! I'm curious now. - listotaku17

38 Godzilla (2014)
39 Logan
40 Arrival
41 Kubo and the Two Strings
42 Despicable Me 2
43 Your Name
44 Alice Through the Looking Glass
45 Deadpool Deadpool Deadpool is a fictional antihero created by Marvel who appears in their comics. Deadpool's first appearance was in New Mutants #98 by Rob Liefeld and Fabian Nicieza in February of 1991. His powers include self-healing and super strength. He is regarded as one of the funniest characters in comics due more.
46 Captain Fantastic
47 The Notebook
48 Peter Pan 2: Return to Neverland
49 The Rescuers Down Under
50 Secret of the Wings
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List Stats

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Top Remixes

1. Saw
2. Princess Mononoke
3. Okja
1. Kingsman: The Secret Service
2. 300
3. Elf
1. Guardians of the Galaxy
2. Sharknado
3. Gravity


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