My list of underrated movies

Movies rated under 7.0 that I find enjoyable (in chronological order).
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1.
Kaputt (2016 Short Film)
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Based on interviews with former prisoners, this animated documentary provides a glimpse into the most notorious women's prison in East Germany. A film about political imprisonment and forced labor. (7 mins.)
 
2.
A Hole in My Heart (2015 Short Film)
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Sometimes things happen that turn everything to silence. (9 mins.)
 
3.
Crimson Peak (2015)
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In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds - and remembers. (119 mins.)
 
4.
The Loneliest Stoplight (2015 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The life and times of a neglected stoplight. (6 mins.)
Director: Bill Plympton
 
5.
Je suis un Crayon: I am a Pencil (2015 Short Film)
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Whilst the pencil experiences the day to day mundane aspects of life, it draws the world 'as it is-as it sees it'. The pencil (like the artist) creates because that is what a pencil does. (6 mins.)
Director: Joe D'Arcy
 
6.
If I Was God... (2015 Short Film)
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In this short animated film, a Grade 7 boy's mind starts to wander while dissecting a frog in Biology class... (8 mins.)
Director: Cordell Barker
 
7.
Catch It (2015 Short Film)
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A group of meerkats takes care of its beloved and unique fruit near their burrow, but a vulture intends to disturb their peace of mind. A chase begins in the savannah. (5 mins.)
 
8.
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014)
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Katniss Everdeen is in District 13 after she shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta and a nation moved by her courage. (123 mins.)
 
9.
Trailer (2014 Short Film)
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A trailer is recorded on the set of a disaster movie that should entice a mass audience. But it turns out the staging and the voice-over, modelled on the American example, don't go together well for the hero in the doomsday scenario. (2 mins.)
 
10.
Eastern Boys (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A businessman makes a regular arrangement with a Ukrainian prostitute, despite the youngster's involvement in a controlling street gang. (128 mins.)
Director: Robin Campillo
 
11.
Akerbeltz, las brujas y el inquisidor (2012 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The gloomy dungeon of the Santo Oficio gaol in Logrono (Spain) is packed with prisoners accused of witchcraft... (11 mins.)
 
12.
Anna Karenina (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
In late-19th-century Russian high society, St. Petersburg aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the dashing Count Alexei Vronsky. (129 mins.)
Director: Joe Wright
 
13.
Farewell, My Queen (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A look at the relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her readers during the first days of the French Revolution. (100 mins.)
Director: Benoît Jacquot
 
14.
The Tree of Life (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The story of a family in Waco, Texas in 1956. The eldest son witnesses the loss of innocence and struggles with his parents' conflicting teachings. (139 mins.)
Director: Terrence Malick
 
15.
Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A glimpse at the life of French singer Serge Gainsbourg, from growing up in 1940s Nazi-occupied Paris through his successful song-writing years in the 1960s to his death in 1991 at the age of 62. (135 mins.)
Director: Joann Sfar
 
16.
Rapt (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A rich industrialist is brutally kidnapped. While he physically and mentally degenerates in imprisonment, the kidnappers, police and the board of the company of which he is director negotiate about the ransom of 50 million euro. (125 mins.)
Director: Lucas Belvaux
 
17.
The Countess (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A 17th century Hungarian countess embarks on a murderous undertaking, with the belief that bathing in the blood of virgins will preserve her beauty. (98 mins.)
Director: Julie Delpy
 
18.
The Lovely Bones (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Centers on a young girl who has been murdered and watches over her family - and her killer - from purgatory. She must weigh her desire for vengeance against her desire for her family to heal. (135 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
 
19.
Exam (2009)
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The final eight candidates for a highly desirable corporate job are locked together in an exam room and given a test with one question. It seems simple yet confusing that soon, tensions begin to unravel. (101 mins.)
 
20.
A Simple Heart (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Unable to forget her first love, Félicité, a simple and kind maid, devotes herself completely to her new master... (105 mins.)
Director: Marion Laine
 
21.
My Sassy Girl (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A sweet Midwestern guy with his life planned out for himself is wooed, groomed, and ultimately dumped by a complicated, elusive gal. (92 mins.)
Director: Yann Samuell
 
22.
Jolene (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A teenage orphan spends ten years traveling cross-country experiencing life, love and heartbreak. Based on E.L. Doctorow's story, "Jolene: A Life." (121 mins.)
Director: Dan Ireland
 
23.
The Air I Breathe (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A drama based on an ancient Chinese proverb that breaks life down into four emotional cornerstones: happiness, pleasure, sorrow and love. A businessman bets his life on a horse race; a gangster sees the future; a pop star falls prey to a crime boss; a doctor must save the love of his life. (95 mins.)
Director: Jieho Lee
 
24.
The Witnesses (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Paris, 1984: A group of friends contend with the first outbreak of the AIDS epidemic. (112 mins.)
 
25.
Ask the Dust (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Mexican beauty Camilla hopes to rise above her station by marrying a wealthy American. That is complicated by meeting Arturo Bandini, a first-generation Italian hoping to land a writing career and a blue-eyed blonde on his arm. (117 mins.)
Director: Robert Towne
 
26.
The Lake House (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A lonely doctor, who once occupied an unusual lakeside house, begins exchanging love letters with its former resident, a frustrated architect. They must try to unravel the mystery behind their extraordinary romance before it's too late. (99 mins.)
 
27.
The Black Box (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Images flash through Arthur's brain, voices buzz in his mind, uttering disjointed words and sentences... (90 mins.)
Director: Richard Berry
 
28.
The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A lawyer takes on a negligent homicide case involving a priest who performed an exorcism on a young girl. (119 mins.)
 
29.
Dot the I (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Young lovers in London are wrapped up in a love triangle that may not be exactly what it seems. (92 mins.)
 
30.
Time of the Wolf (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
When Anna and her family arrive at their holiday home, they find it occupied by strangers. This confrontation is just the beginning of a painful learning process. (114 mins.)
Director: Michael Haneke
 
31.
Vodka Lemon (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
In a remote, isolated Yazidi Kurdish village in post-Soviet Armenia, Hamo, a widower with a pitiful pension and three worthless sons... (90 mins.)
Director: Hiner Saleem
 
32.
The Four Feathers (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A British officer resigns his post just before battle and subsequently receives four white feathers from his friends and fiancee as symbols of what they believe to be his cowardice. (132 mins.)
Director: Shekhar Kapur
 
33.
Dragonfly (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A grieving doctor is being contacted by his late wife through his patients' near death experiences. (104 mins.)
Director: Tom Shadyac
 
34.
Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A scientist makes a last stand on Earth with the help of a ragtag team of soldiers against an invasion of alien phantoms. (106 mins.)
 
35.
Legally Blonde (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Elle Woods, a fashionable sorority queen is dumped by her boyfriend. She decides to follow him to law school, while she is there she figures out that there is more to her than just looks. (96 mins.)
Director: Robert Luketic
 
36.
A Knight's Tale (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight. (132 mins.)
Director: Brian Helgeland
 
37.
Vanilla Sky (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A self-indulgent and vain publishing magnate finds his privileged life upended after a vehicular accident with a resentful lover. (136 mins.)
Director: Cameron Crowe
 
38.
Water Drops on Burning Rocks (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In 1970s Germany, a 50-year-old businessman falls in love with a 20-year-old man. (82 mins.)
Director: François Ozon
 
39.
Onegin (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In the opulent St. Petersburg of the Empire period, Eugene Onegin is a jaded but dashing aristocrat - a man often lacking in empathy... (106 mins.)
Director: Martha Fiennes
 
40.
Criminal Lovers (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
After a perverted impulse drives them to kill, Alice and her boyfriend, Luc, drag the body into the woods... (96 mins.)
Director: François Ozon
 
41.
Washington Square (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Catherine Sloper has found the man of her dreams in Morris Townsend, but her plans to marry him are strongly opposed by her father... (115 mins.)
 
42.
Swept from the Sea (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The film tells the story of Russian emigree and the only survivor from ship crash Yanko Goorall and servant Amy Foster in the end of 19th century... (115 mins.)
Director: Beeban Kidron
 
43.
Mousehunt (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Two stumblebum inheritors are determined to rid their antique house of a mouse who is equally determined to stay where he is. (98 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
 
44.
Matilda (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Story of a wonderful little girl, who happens to be a genius, and her wonderful teacher vs. the worst parents ever and the worst school principal imaginable. (98 mins.)
Director: Danny DeVito
 
45.
Jumanji (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
When two kids find and play a magical board game, they release a man trapped for decades in it and a host of dangers that can only be stopped by finishing the game. (104 mins.)
Director: Joe Johnston
 
46.
The Lover (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In 1929 French Indochina, a French teenage girl embarks on a reckless and forbidden romance with a wealthy, older Chinese man, each knowing that knowledge of their affair will bring drastic consequences to each other. (115 mins.)
 
47.
Damage (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A member of Parliament falls passionately in love with his son's fiancée despite the dangers of discovery. (111 mins.)
Director: Louis Malle
 
48.
Far and Away (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A young man leaves Ireland with his landlord's daughter after some trouble with her father, and they... (140 mins.)
Director: Ron Howard
 
49.
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
One year after Kevin was left home alone and had to defeat a pair of bumbling burglars, he accidentally finds himself in New York City, and the same criminals are not far behind. (120 mins.)
Director: Chris Columbus
 
50.
The Quiet Earth (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A man named Zac Hobson awakens to find himself alone in the world. In a desperate attempt to search for others, he finds only two who have their own agenda. (91 mins.)
Director: Geoffrey Murphy
 
51.
Swann in Love (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Elegant and educated bachelor, Charles Swann, moves in the most powerful and fashionable circles of Paris in the 1890's... (110 mins.)
 
52.
Une semaine de vacances (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Laurence, a young schoolteacher from Lyons, takes a week's leave. During the break, she reflects on her career and her personal life. (102 mins.)
 
53.
Sentimental Romance (1930 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
(20 mins.)
Stars: Mara Griy
 
54.
Ballet mécanique (1924 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A pulsing, kaleidoscope of images set to an energetic soundtrack. A young women swings in a garden; a woman's face smiles... (19 mins.)
Director: Fernand Léger
 
55.
Dreams of the Rarebit Fiend: The Flying House (1921 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
After eating rarebit, a woman has a strange dream in which her husband converts their home into a flying machine to escape having to pay the exorbitant interest on the mortgage. It takes them around the world and to the moon. (11 mins.)
Director: Winsor McCay
 
56.
Alice in Wonderland (1915)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Alice goes with her sister to a picnic and then she falls asleep and starts dreaming about a wonder land full of talking animals and walking playing cards. (52 mins.)
Director: W.W. Young
 
57.
Twilight of a Woman's Soul (1913)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A young, rich woman decides to dedicate her life to helping the poor, but a tragic incident changes her life. (48 mins.)
Director: Yevgeni Bauer
 
58.
Dream of a Rarebit Fiend (1906 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The fiend faces the spectacular mind-bending consequences of his free-wheeling rarebit binge. (7 mins.)
Stars: Jack Brawn
 
59.
The Wonderful Living Fan (1904 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
The king of France receives a marvelous fan. The fan opens to reveal plain lace. This lace becomes pictures of women which then come to life an move in unison as their clothing changes. (2 mins.)
 
60.
The Brahmin and the Butterfly (1901 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A Brahmin comes upon a giant caterpillar, which turns into a cross between a butterfly and a girl: the Brahmin finally turns into a caterpillar. (2 mins.)
 
61.
An Extraordinary Dislocation (1901 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The funniest of all mystical pictures yet produced. Several body parts of a dancing clown float away from his body and come back again. (2 mins.)
 
62.
The Temptation of St. Anthony (1898 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The pious St. Anthony is tormented by visions of seductive women. (1 mins.)