Films That Need Improvements

A list of bad/okay movies which could have been great, but were ruined by the script, the actors, the director and/or low budget. I like the idea of all of these films, they're just disappointing.
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Obsessed (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
A successful asset manager, who has just received a huge promotion, is blissfully happy in his career and in his marriage. But when a temp worker starts stalking him, all the things he's worked so hard for are placed in jeopardy. (108 mins.)
Director: Steve Shill
“ I love the idea of Obsessed because it's kind of like a soap opera story but more intense. But when I watched it, I was kind of rooting for Lisa to get the guy because of Beyoncé's controlling character. Also, the script wasn't that great and (even though I love her as a singer) Beyoncé should not be an actress EVER!! ” - MelissaMonroe94
Red Riding Hood (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Set in a medieval village that is haunted by a werewolf, a young girl falls for an orphaned woodcutter, much to her family's displeasure. (100 mins.)
“ I'm a sucker for romance and medieval type films and naturally I thought I'd enjoy this...but Amanda Seyfreid was not right for this part at all. Also, there wasn't enough background story. Why was this village in the middle of nowhere? etc. The script was also terrible. Thank God I had Shiloh Fernandez to drool over until it finished. ” - MelissaMonroe94
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Jack Sparrow and Barbossa embark on a quest to find the elusive fountain of youth, only to discover that Blackbeard and his daughter are after it too. (136 mins.)
Director: Rob Marshall
“ I am such a HUGE fan of the POTC movies and have seen the first three at least 10 times each (the first one, maybe 20) and when this film came out, I was the first to book seats for the 3D screening and was out of my mind excited...but Jack's dread locks were a different colour, his accent was different and he'd even changed aspects of his personality. Barbossa was also completely different. I missed the crew and Will and Elizabeth too much for me to enjoy this film. I must admit though, Philip is smoking hot and Scrum is hilarious!! ” - MelissaMonroe94
The Awakening (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
In 1921, England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost. Everything she believes unravels as the 'missing' begin to show themselves. (102 mins.)
Director: Nick Murphy
“ Another film I was glued to the screen watching until the predictably horrible ending which left me asking "seriously?" Alternate endings on the DVD release please? ” - MelissaMonroe94
Immortals (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Theseus is a mortal man chosen by Zeus to lead the fight against the ruthless King Hyperion, who is on a rampage across Greece to obtain a weapon that can destroy humanity. (110 mins.)
“ This is exactly what I love in a film: sexy knights, bloody violence and medieval style battles...but...that woman...she wrecked the entire film, for me! Seriously, WTF did she do, apart from get knocked up? She just stood there the entire time and it really annoyed me. Also, there were too many different accents for my liking. Apart from that...great movie. ” - MelissaMonroe94
Sherlock Holmes (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Detective Sherlock Holmes and his stalwart partner Watson engage in a battle of wits and brawn with a nemesis whose plot is a threat to all of England. (128 mins.)
Director: Guy Ritchie
“ I thought this would be something I really enjoy - my all time favourite actress and two great actors along side her. But I feel it could have been a lot better. It dragged in parts. ” - MelissaMonroe94
Urban Legend (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A college student suspects a series of bizarre deaths are connected to certain urban legends. (99 mins.)
Director: Jamie Blanks
“ Horror-slasher movies are my ultimate fave genre, but this one was (put lightly) s**t! The acting (especially from the main actress) was appalling and everything that happened could have been done a lot better. The only aspects I can give it credit for are it's ideas and it's iconic physco killer and their motive. ” - MelissaMonroe94
The Wolfman (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Upon his return to his ancestral homeland, an American man is bitten, and subsequently cursed by, a werewolf. (103 mins.)
Director: Joe Johnston
“ Big fan of Emily Blunt, but this film bored me to tears. I liked the idea for the plot and I loved all the costumes and blood, but I felt as if I was waiting for it to really start and I was left disappointed. ” - MelissaMonroe94
Never Let Me Go (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The lives of three friends, from their early school days into young adulthood, when the reality of the world they live in comes knocking. (103 mins.)
Director: Mark Romanek
“ I was dead excited to see this film because I love romance movies and I thought this would be unique, moving and was VERY depressing and not a lot actually happened, it could have easily been shortened to 45mins. ” - MelissaMonroe94
Eragon (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
In his homeland of Alagaesia, a farm boy happens upon a dragon's egg -- a discovery that leads him on a predestined journey where he realizes he's the one person who can defend his home against an evil king. (104 mins.)
“ (Because I'm cool that way) I love dragons and medieval stuff, but this was terrible. Dragons aren't supposed to have voices & if they do, it should be one that actually fits the image of the dragon, not one that sounded as if it's been taken from a children's tv program! Even if it is aimed at children under ten, it could have been a lot better. ” - MelissaMonroe94
Twilight (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
A teenage girl risks everything when she falls in love with a vampire. (122 mins.)
“ VAMPIRES BURN AND DIE IN SUNLIGHT, NOT GODAMN SPARKLE!! They also have fangs (like propper ones), and the story throughout the entire series it stupid. That girl is sooo boring too. I'm a huge fan of Robert Pattinson, but not in this. Watch Goblet of Fire, Remember me or Water For Elephants and you'll see what a great actor he really is! ” - MelissaMonroe94
Burn After Reading (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A disk containing mysterious information from a CIA agent ends up in the hands of two unscrupulous and daft gym employees who attempt to sell it. (96 mins.)
“ I want to stat off by saying I love this film...UP UNTIL MY FAVOURITE CHARACTER GETS SHOT IN THE FACE!! Big mistake. After that, the film becomes dull, depressing and ultimately unwatchable. ” - MelissaMonroe94
Abduction (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A thriller centered on a young man who sets out to uncover the truth about his life after finding his baby photo on a missing persons website. (106 mins.)
Director: John Singleton
“ Okay, first of all...get rid of Taylor Lautner. Nothing personal. The idea for this film was really intriguing, but I feel as though it could have been developed a lot further. And Lautner's character seriously needed a punch in the face. ” - MelissaMonroe94