The 10 Most UNDERLOOK / UNDERRATED Movies You Really Need To See.

These movies didn't really garnered much attention and gained a lot in the box office, but nevertheless masterpieces in their own right. Exceptional screenplay and cinematography, outstanding characters, gripping stories, watch them multiple times they get even better and you notice new things with each viewing. Read on, and if you haven't seen them, you really should. Oh and by their DVDs/Blurays, great addition to your collection. Thank me later.
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1.
The Astronaut Farmer (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A NASA astronaut (Thornton), forced to retire years earlier so he could save his family farm, has never given up his dream of space travel and looks to build his own rocket, despite the government's threats to stop him. (104 mins.)
Director: Michael Polish
“ By far Billy Bob Thornton's best movie yet. It's a story that reminds us that dreams do come true. Astronaut Farmer also tells us that if your family is behind your dreams and you really believe that you could reach it despite the odds, you're gonna get there. And Bruce Willis is in it. That's all you need to know really :) Just see it! ” - GiGAHEART
 
2.
Daredevil (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A man blinded by toxic waste which also enhanced his remaining senses fights crime as an acrobatic martial arts superhero. (103 mins.)
“ Other than the Chris Nolan Batman movies and the Spider-Man series, DareDevil is the near-perfect adaptation of a comic book character. Add to the fact it has an A-list cast of Ben Affleck, Colin Farrell, Jennifer Garner and Michael Clarke Duncan with their A-list performances, no other superhero movie comes close. Again, except Batman and Spider-Man movies :) ” - GiGAHEART
 
3.
Disturbia (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A teen living under house arrest becomes convinced his neighbor is a serial killer. (105 mins.)
Director: D.J. Caruso
“ From producer Steven Spielberg, Disturbia is easily Shia LaBeouf's best movie so far (sorry Transformers fanboys :) performance-wise. It mixes up teen flick cliches, slasher cliches, comedy cliches and action cliches very, very well. And did I mention it's just downright spine-chillingly-thrilling? Watch it with bunch of friends and prepare for a long night of epic horror and hilarious moments. ” - GiGAHEART
 
4.
District B13 (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Set in the ghettos of Paris in 2010, an undercover cop and ex-thug try to infiltrate a gang in order to defuse a neutron bomb. (84 mins.)
Director: Pierre Morel
“ Best. French. Movie. Ever. Who would have thought Parkour + Guns + Punching Bad Guys In The Face will be so good? Oh, you don't know Parkour? Google it :) Ok seriously, this is just a must-watch film. Cool characters, fantastic locales, incredible (and real) stunts. ” - GiGAHEART
 
5.
Equilibrium (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In a fascist future where all forms of feeling are illegal, a man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system. (107 mins.)
Director: Kurt Wimmer
“ "Dude, it's so Matrix." Whoa! Ok, it's a Matrix rip-off alright, but it's the best one out there (Inception fanboys would argue though :). It also marks Christian Bale as a bonafide action hero. Equilibrium also has some of the best gunplays ever seen in a sci-flick. ” - GiGAHEART
 
6.
Freddy vs. Jason (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Freddy Krueger and Jason Voorhees return to terrorize the teenage population. Except this time, they're out to get each other, too. (97 mins.)
Director: Ronny Yu
“ Before Alien vs. Predator, you've got Freddy Krueger of "Nightmare On Elm Street" series and Jason Voorhees of "Friday The 13th" series in one movie for the ultimate "King Of Slasher Flicks" title. It's a fan service and a damn good one. Interestingly, it's better than both's separate recent remakes. Ouch :) ” - GiGAHEART
 
7.
Pandorum (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A pair of crew members aboard a spaceship wake up with no knowledge of their mission or their identities. (108 mins.)
“ You wouldn't really know what to expect with this film except that it's an alien movie. Yet it's gonna shatter your expectations along the way. Full of twists and turns, Pandorum ranks as one of the best alien movies of all time. It's organic, it's unique, it's fresh, it's genius, it's pure sci-flick. Also Ben Foster and Denis Quaid deliver their masterclass performances. ” - GiGAHEART
 
8.
Reign of Fire (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A brood of fire-breathing dragons emerges from the earth and begins setting everything ablaze, establishing dominance over the planet. (101 mins.)
Director: Rob Bowman
“ Best. Dragon. Movie. Ever. It's so ahead of its time. Breathtaking CG effects and riveting atmosphere and another superb performance from Christian Bale, also with Matthew McConaughey who played his most badass character yet. Reign Of Fire is blazing hot. ” - GiGAHEART
 
9.
Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
His country torn asunder by civil war, Zhao Zilong, a common man heeds the call of duty and from the... (102 mins.)
Director: Daniel Lee
“ If you haven't seen those Chinese war movies because you love Hollywood so much, you're missing a lot. Their mind-numbingly epic with out-of-this-world stunts and gorgeous backdrops. Put it simply, think Lord Of The Rings stuff and make it Chinese. And the best and greatest of those yet is Three Kingdoms (based on the videogame series by the way) featuring Asian superstars Maggie Q and Andy Lau. ” - GiGAHEART
 
10.
Unthinkable (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A psychological thriller centered around a black-ops interrogator and an FBI agent who press a suspect terrorist into divulging the location of three nuclear weapons set to detonate in the U.S. (97 mins.)
Director: Gregor Jordan
“ It's most likely this is the first time you've read or seen this film. Can't blame you, it's straight-to-DVD. Nonetheless it may very well be the best straight-to-DVD movie of all time. Oscar-worthy performances of not two but three (Samuel L. Jackson, Martin Sheen and Carrie-Anne Moss), it's a ticking-timed-bomb instant classic that begs the question; how far would you go for the truth? ” - GiGAHEART