The Best Ignored Movies

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1.
Rumble Fish (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Rusty James, an absent-minded street thug struggles to live up to his legendary older brother's reputation, and longs for the days when gang warfare was going on. (94 mins.)
“ Coppola's Best film by far! Mickey Rourke is Haunting and Hypnotizing.
Matt Dillon is excellent as is Diane Lane (a true sex goddess). ” - chaseninc
 
2.
The Number 23 (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Walter Sparrow becomes obsessed with a novel that he believes was written about him. As his obsession increases, more and more similarities seem to arise. (101 mins.)
Director: Joel Schumacher
 
3.
Doomsday (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A futuristic action thriller where a team of people work to prevent a disaster threatening the future of the human race. (108 mins.)
Director: Neil Marshall
 
4.
Push (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Two young Americans with special abilities must race to find a girl in Hong Kong before a shadowy government organization called Division does. (111 mins.)
Director: Paul McGuigan
 
5.
The Gravedancers (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
After a night of drunken exploits, Allison, Harris, and Kira are chased and terrorized by the ghosts of a child pyromaniac, an ax murderer, and a rapist. (95 mins.)
Director: Mike Mendez
 
6.
Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Five different criminals face imminent death after botching a job quite badly. (115 mins.)
Director: Gary Fleder
 
7.
Bedazzled (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A hapless loser sells his soul to the Devil in exchange for seven wishes, but has trouble winning over the girl of his dreams. (103 mins.)
Director: Stanley Donen
“ One of the greatest films ever made! Starring Peter Cook and Dudley Moore. ” - chaseninc
 
8.
Swimming with Sharks (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A young, naive Hollywood studio assistant finally turns the tables on his incredibly abusive producer boss. (93 mins.)
Director: George Huang
“ Mind blowing! I cannot believe Hollywood even let this get made. The ultimate! Starring Kevin Spacey and Frank Whalley. ” - chaseninc
 
9.
Sex and Death 101 (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A guy's life is turned around by an email, which includes the names of everyone he's had sex with and ever will have sex with. His situation gets worse when he encounters a femme fatale (Ryder) who targets men guilty of sex crime. (117 mins.)
Director: Daniel Waters
“ Beyond original and a must see! Simon Baker and Winona Ryder star. ” - chaseninc
 
10.
The 13th Warrior (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A man, having fallen in love with the wrong woman, is sent by the sultan himself on a diplomatic mission to a distant land as an ambassador. Stopping at a Viking village port to restock on supplies, he finds himself unwittingly embroiled on a quest to banish a mysterious threat in a distant Viking land. (102 mins.)
Director: John McTiernan
“ Better than Braveheart! ” - chaseninc
 
11.
Rumble Fish (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Rusty James, an absent-minded street thug struggles to live up to his legendary older brother's reputation, and longs for the days when gang warfare was going on. (94 mins.)
“ By far Coppola's finest film. Mickey Rourke burns up the screen. Stewart Copeland's score is amazing. ” - chaseninc
 
12.
Last Man Standing (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A drifting gunslinger-for-hire finds himself in the middle of an ongoing war between the Irish and Italian mafia in a Prohibition era ghost town. (101 mins.)
Director: Walter Hill
“ Best Gangster movie since the 1940's! Bruce Willis and Christopher Walken at their best. If you love shoot 'em up's with a great story and feel, this is it. ” - chaseninc
 
13.
The Salton Sea (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
After a tragic incident, a man drifts into a world populated by thugs and speed junkies. (103 mins.)
Director: D.J. Caruso
“ Brilliant screenplay and even more brilliant performance by american icon Val Kilmer. Not for kids! ” - chaseninc
 
14.
The Losers (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A CIA special forces team are betrayed and left for dead by their superiors, galvanizing them to mount an offensive on the CIA. (97 mins.)
Director: Sylvain White
“ This will be a Classic in 20 years! Starring Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Zoe Saldana and a 1st rate cast. Amazing action and killer one liners for great laughs. This should have been a box office smash. ” - chaseninc
 
15.
Romeo Is Bleeding (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Detective Jack Grimaldi (Gary Oldman) takes us through his shattered life after encountering the most... (100 mins.)
Director: Peter Medak
“ Gary Oldman at his best! And there is no one better! ” - chaseninc
 
16.
Identity (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Stranded at a desolate Nevada motel during a nasty rain-storm, ten strangers become acquainted with each other when they realize that they're being killed off one by one. (90 mins.)
Director: James Mangold
“ One of the most terrifying films and the best adaptation of Agatha Christie! ” - chaseninc
 
17.
Drive Angry (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A vengeful father escapes from hell and chases after the men who killed his daughter and kidnapped his granddaughter. (104 mins.)
Director: Patrick Lussier
“ Miss this and you might as well not own a TV! ” - chaseninc
 
18.
Home for the Holidays (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
After losing her job, making out with her soon-to-be former boss and finding out that her daughter plans to spend Thanksgiving with her boyfriend, Claudia Larson faces spending the holiday with her family. (103 mins.)
Director: Jodie Foster
“ Great film made by Holly Hunter with Robert Downey Jr., Dylan McDermot and Charles Durning. If you celebrate Thanksgiving, see this! ” - chaseninc
 
19.
Solomon Kane (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A ruthless mercenary renounces violence after learning his soul is bound for hell. When a young girl is kidnapped and her family slain by a sorcerer's murderous cult, he is forced to fight and seek his redemption slaying evil. (104 mins.)
“ This may only be on PAL. When you see this you will wonder why this did not make 600 million! Far better than the garbage that Hollywood usually shoves down our throats (Avatar!), this is an amazing film with the coolest and most talented fellow out there (James Purefoy of HBO's ROME). It is worth buying an all region DVD player for this film! ” - chaseninc
 
20.
Jeffrey Bernard Is Unwell (1999 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Peter O'Toole stars as the complex, funny, charming, and hard-drinking Jeffrey Bernard in this live performance at the Old Vic Theatre in London. (90 mins.)
“ From arguably the greatest star and actor (8 best actor AA nominations and a lifetime AA) Peter O'Toole. The british are simply better than we are and this play is a laugh riot! GENIUS! ” - chaseninc
 
21.
Waterland (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Tom Crick, a high school history teacher, is having trouble connecting - with his class, with his wife... (95 mins.)
“ Jeremy Irons in possibly his finest film. ” - chaseninc
 
22.
A Man of No Importance (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Alfie Byrne is a middle-aged bus conductor in Dublin in 1963. He would appear to live a life of quiet desperation: he's gay... (99 mins.)
Director: Suri Krishnamma
“ 6 time AA Award Nominee Albert Finney and Michael Gambon will break your heart in this masterwork. ” - chaseninc
 
23.
The Dresser (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
An effeminate personal assistant of a deteriorating veteran actor struggles to get him through a difficult performance of King Lear. (118 mins.)
Director: Peter Yates
“ One of the greatest motion pictures of all time! This will have you crying your eyes out. Genius performances from Albert Finney and Tom Courtenay. ” - chaseninc
 
24.
Curtain Call (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Kaori is pursuing her career as a journalist for a magazine with great enthusiasm. But as a result of an article she wrote... (86 mins.)
Director: Kiyoshi Sasabe
“ Great Comedy and so very romantic. Like a 1940's Classic! Michael Caine, James Spader and Maggie Smith. ” - chaseninc
 
25.
What Dreams May Come (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
After he dies in a car crash, a man searches heaven and hell for his beloved wife. (113 mins.)
Director: Vincent Ward
“ Best dramatic performance for Robin Williams. A true masterpiece and a bit dark. ” - chaseninc
 
26.
Screamers (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
(SIRIUS 6B, Year 2078) On a distant mining planet ravaged by a decade of war, scientists have created the perfect weapon: a blade-wielding... (108 mins.)
“ Brilliant and horrifying! From legendary writer/visionary Philip K. Dick (The Adjustment Bureau,Total Recall,Blade Runner). ” - chaseninc
 
27.
Naked Lunch (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
After developing an addiction to the substance he uses to kill bugs, an exterminator accidentally murders his wife and becomes involved in a secret government plot being orchestrated by giant bugs in a port town in North Africa. (115 mins.)
“ One of the greatest films of the past 50 years! Peter Weller,Ian Holm. ” - chaseninc