Underrated Gems (rated <7.0)

Ratings on IMDb aren't as kind for lesser-viewed movies, which is a shame. Also for some reason, comedies generally end up rating worse. I just want to share titles that deserve more that they're getting, in my humble opinion!
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1.
Circumstance (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A wealthy Iranian family struggles to contain a teenager's growing sexual rebellion and her brother's dangerous obsession. (107 mins.)
 
2.
The Duchess (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life. (110 mins.)
Director: Saul Dibb
 
3.
Pardonnez-moi (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Expectant wife who opens a nasty barrel of worms by filming a documentary about her dysfunctional family. (88 mins.)
Director: Maïwenn
 
4.
Music and Lyrics (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A washed up singer is given a couple days to compose a chart-topping hit for an aspiring teen sensation. Though he's never written a decent lyric in his life, he sparks with an offbeat younger woman with a flair for words. (96 mins.)
Director: Marc Lawrence
 
5.
The Devil Wears Prada (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A smart but sensible new graduate lands a job as an assistant to Miranda Priestly, the demanding editor-in-chief of a high fashion magazine. (109 mins.)
Director: David Frankel
 
6.
The Fish Child (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A desperate love story between two young girls of extremely different social backgrounds who, unable to find a place for their love in the world they live in, are pushed to commit a crime. (96 mins.)
Director: Lucía Puenzo
 
7.
Cabeza de Vaca (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A handful of survivors from a disastrous 1528 Spanish expedition to Florida journey across the coast until they reach Mexico. (112 mins.)
“ Among the greatest movies I've ever seen. ” - mylene_
 
8.
Nathalie... (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Nathalie is the name a Parisian prostitute assumes for a special mission or "private investigation."... (106 mins.)
Director: Anne Fontaine
 
9.
La répétition (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Nathalie and Louise are friends from childhood. While studying drama at University Louise becomes hopelessly obsessed with her friend... (96 mins.)
 
10.
Vida y color (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Teenaged Fede is trying to overcome his family's peculiarities--a sister's unsatisfied wedding; a grandfather's refusal to talk to his best friend; a family friend coping with Down's Syndrome, and then there are the bullies. (90 mins.)
 
11.
The Boss of It All (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
An IT company hires an actor to serve as the company's president in order to help the business get sold to a cranky Icelander. (99 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
12.
Persécution (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
The solitary Daniel and Sonia share an uneasy love/hate relationship. Daniel's life is disrupted by... (98 mins.)
 
13.
The Informant! (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
The U.S. government decides to go after an agro-business giant with a price-fixing accusation, based on the evidence submitted by their star witness, vice president-turned-informant Mark Whitacre. (108 mins.)
 
14.
The Element of Crime (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A cop in a dystopian Europe investigates a serial killings suspect using controversial methods written by his now disgraced former mentor. (104 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
 
15.
Epidemic (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A film director and a script writer (performed by Lars von Trier and Niels Vørsel themselves) write a screenplay... (106 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
16.
You Will Be Mine (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Marie leaves home to study the piano at the conservatory in Lyons. Through lack of money, she is obliged to share an apartment with Emma... (96 mins.)
Director: Sophie Laloy
 
17.
Leap Year (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Laura's personal life consists of one affair after another. She meets Arturo, and the pair enter into an intense, violent sexual relationship. As days go by, Laura crosses out the days on a calendar, revealing her secret past to her lover. (94 mins.)
Director: Michael Rowe
 
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19.
Carré blanc (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Philippe lives in a world controlled by a caste system. Those who play the "game" correctly become higher and more powerful. Phillipe plays the game well but his wife wants him to return to reality. Its a love story after marriage. (77 mins.)
 
20.
All About Actresses (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
While shooting a documentary about all kinds of actresses, the director falls for one of them. (105 mins.)
Director: Maïwenn
 
21.
Sleeping Beauty (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A haunting portrait of Lucy, a young university student drawn into a mysterious hidden world of unspoken desires. (101 mins.)
Director: Julia Leigh
 
22.
Beloved (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
In London, a mother and daughter navigate their respective romances: Madeline rekindles an affair from thirty years earlier, while her daughter Vera is caught between a musician who cannot commit and her ex, who still pines for her. (133 mins.)
 
23.
Antichrist (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A grieving couple retreat to their cabin in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad to worse. (108 mins.)
Director: Lars von Trier
 
24.
The Diary of a Chambermaid (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Celestine, the chamber-maid, has a new job in the country, at the Lanlaires. She has decided to use her beauty to seduce a wealthy man... (86 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
25.
Essential Killing (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
An Afghan POW attempts his escape. (83 mins.)
 
26.
The Snowtown Murders (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Based on true events, 16 year-old Jamie falls in with his mother's new boyfriend and his crowd of self-appointed neighborhood watchmen, a relationship that leads to a spree of torture and murder. (119 mins.)
Director: Justin Kurzel
 
27.
Japón (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A painter from the big city goes to a remote canyon to commit suicide. To reach some calmness, he stays at the farmstead of Ascen, an old, religious woman. Although but a few words are spoken, love grows. (130 mins.)
Director: Carlos Reygadas
 
28.
Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Four fascist libertines round up nine adolescent boys and girls and subject them to one hundred and twenty days of physical, mental and sexual torture. (116 mins.)
 
29.
Land of Oblivion (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Chernobyl, 1986, a few hours before the disaster. Piotr and Anya's wedding is interrupted by a fire at the power station. (108 mins.)
Director: Michale Boganim
 
30.
La Piscine (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In France, lovers Marianne and Jean-Paul spend their vacation in a villa near St-Tropez. Marianne invites her former lover, Harry, and his teenage daughter to stay. Tension rises between them, especially when Jean-Paul seduces Penelope. (120 mins.)
Director: Jacques Deray
 
31.
Dog Pound (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Three juvenile delinquents are sentenced to a correctional facility where they encounter gang violence, death, and harassment from staff and other inmates. (91 mins.)
Director: Kim Chapiron
 
32.
Twilight Portrait (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Marina, an upper-class social worker with a doting husband and an enviable downtown apartment, is suddenly transformed into a bizarre twilight version of herself after having been raped by three policemen. (105 mins.)
 
33.
Wild Grass (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A wallet lost and found opens the door to romantic adventure for Georges and Marguerite. After examining the ID papers of its owner... (104 mins.)
Director: Alain Resnais
 
34.
Deep in the Woods (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
In 1865, Timothee, a wanderer, arrives in a village in southern France pretending he is deaf and mute... (102 mins.)
Director: Benoît Jacquot