A few lesser known or underrated recommendations

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1.
Triangle (2009)
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The story revolves around the passengers of a yachting trip in the Atlantic Ocean who, when struck by mysterious weather conditions, jump to another ship only to experience greater havoc on the open seas. (99 mins.)
 
2.
Eden Lake (2008)
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Refusing to let anything spoil their romantic weekend break, a young couple confront a gang of loutish youths with terrifyingly brutal consequences. (91 mins.)
Director: James Watkins
 
3.
Red Riding: The Year of Our Lord 1980 (2009 TV Movie)
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A team of investigators attempt to stop a serial killer known as the Yorkshire Ripper from claiming his next victim, but uncover something far more terrifying. (93 mins.)
Director: James Marsh
 
4.
Gangster No. 1 (2000)
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Chronicles the rise and fall of a prominent, and particularly ruthless English gangster. (103 mins.)
Director: Paul McGuigan
 
5.
Nil by Mouth (1997)
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The family of Raymond, his wife Val and her brother Billy live in working-class London district. Also... (128 mins.)
Director: Gary Oldman
 
6.
Blood Simple. (1984)
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A rich but jealous man hires a private investigator to kill his cheating wife and her new man. But, when blood is involved, nothing is simple. (99 mins.)
Director: Joel Coen
 
7.
Masters of Horror (2005 TV Series)
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With a torrid past that haunts him, a movie theatre owner is hired to search for the only existing print of a film so notorious that its single screening caused the viewers to become homicidally insane. (60 mins.)
 
8.
Once Were Warriors (1994)
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A family descended from Maori warriors is bedeviled by a violent father and the societal problems of being treated as outcasts. (102 mins.)
Director: Lee Tamahori
 
9.
Lost Highway (1997)
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After a bizarre encounter at a party, a jazz saxophonist is framed for the murder of his wife and sent to prison, where he inexplicably morphs into a young mechanic and begins leading a new life. (134 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
 
10.
Bully (2001)
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A pack of naïve teenagers conspire to murder a mutual friend, whose aggressive demeanor has proved too much. (108 mins.)
Director: Larry Clark
 
11.
Tyrannosaur (2011)
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Joseph, a man plagued by violence and a rage that is driving him to self-destruction, earns a chance of redemption that appears in the form of Hannah, a Christian charity shop worker. (92 mins.)
Director: Paddy Considine
 
12.
Another Life (2002 Short Film)
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Within the walls of a desolate cabin, a man and a woman discover that thin line between love and hatred. Is this the last throes of a romance gone wrong? Or is it an illusory dance with fate? (12 mins.)
Director: Tracey D'Arcy
 
13.
Love Story (1999 Short Film)
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(15 mins.)
Director: Nick Love
 
14.
Masters of Horror (2005 TV Series)
Episode: Pelts (2006)
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A sleazy, desperate fur trader who haunts a local strip club, gets his hands on some priceless raccoon furs that might be more than just priceless but cursed. (60 mins.)
 
15.
Dark Corners (2006)
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As Susan Hamilton sleeps she dreams that she is another person in an alternative reality as her greatest fears are acted out she is pursued by the notorious serial killer known as the Night Stalker. (92 mins.)
Director: Ray Gower
 
16.
Salvage (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Claire Parker is going to die. At the hands of a sadistic and depraved killer, she will endure a terrifying... (80 mins.)
 
17.
New Town Killers (2008)
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Two private bankers, Alistair and Jamie, who have the world at their feet get their kicks from playing a 12 hour game of hunt... (100 mins.)
Director: Richard Jobson
 
18.
Shallow Ground (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
A naked teenage boy covered in blood appears at a remote sheriff's station one year after the brutal unsolved murder of a local girl... (97 mins.)
Director: Sheldon Wilson
 
19.
Dead & Buried (1981)
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A suspense horror film set in a small coastal town where, after a series of gory murders commited by mobs of townspeople against visiting tourists, the corpses begin to come back to life. (94 mins.)
Director: Gary A. Sherman
 
20.
Farm House (2008)
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Farmhouse is a psychological thriller set in the modern day mid-west. We follow a young couple as they... (95 mins.)
Director: George Bessudo
 
21.
From Within (2008)
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A small Maryland town is gripped by a curse which causes residents to take their own life one after another. (89 mins.)
 
22.
Love, Honor and Obey (2000)
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A north London postman who gets involved with a gang of criminals (103 mins.)
 
23.
End of the Line (2007)
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In this unsettling and creepy thriller, Karen (Ilona Elkin), a young nurse who works in a psychiatric ward... (95 mins.)
 
24.
Julia (2008)
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A woman tries to extort money, using a young boy as bait. (144 mins.)
Director: Erick Zonca
 
25.
Too Young to Die? (1990 TV Movie)
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An abused 15 year old is charged with a murder that carries the death penalty in this fact-based story. (92 mins.)
 
26.
Made in Britain (1982 TV Movie)
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Trevor is a 16 year old, sometimes-violent skinhead with no regard for authority, and would rather spend... (76 mins.)
Director: Alan Clarke
 
27.
Red White & Blue (2010)
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A woman attracts the attention of a psychopathic former Army interrogator and an emotionally fragile young man caring for his ailing mother. (104 mins.)
Director: Simon Rumley
 
28.
The Serpent and the Rainbow (1988)
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An anthropologist goes to Haiti after hearing rumors about a drug used by black magic practitioners to turn people into zombies. (98 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
 
29.
London to Brighton (2006)
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Desperate to evade an angry pimp, a London prostitute and a young girl flee by train to Brighton after an appointment with a powerful client goes violently wrong. (85 mins.)
 
30.
The War Zone (1999)
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An alienated teenager, saddened that he has moved away from London, must find a way to deal with a dark family secret. (98 mins.)
Director: Tim Roth
 
31.
Clay Pigeons (1998)
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Clay is a young man in a small town who witnesses his friend kill himself because of the ongoing affair that Clay was having with the man's wife... (104 mins.)
Director: David Dobkin
 
32.
Shattered (2007)
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A perfect family's dynamic is ruined by a kidnapper's brutally efficient plot. (95 mins.)
Director: Mike Barker
 
33.
Frailty (2001)
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A man confesses to an FBI agent his family's story of how his religious fanatic father's visions led to a series of murders to destroy supposed "demons." (100 mins.)
Director: Bill Paxton
 
34.
Badlands (1973)
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An impressionable teenage girl from a dead-end town and her older greaser boyfriend embark on a killing spree in the South Dakota badlands. (94 mins.)
Director: Terrence Malick
 
35.
Bug (2006)
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An unhinged war veteran holes up with a lonely woman in a spooky Oklahoma motel room. The line between reality and delusion is blurred as they discover a bug infestation. (102 mins.)
 
36.
Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon (2006)
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The next great psycho horror slasher has given a documentary crew exclusive access to his life as he... (92 mins.)
 
37.
Cube (1997)
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Six complete strangers of widely varying personality characteristics are involuntarily placed in an endless maze containing deadly traps. (90 mins.)
Director: Vincenzo Natali
 
38.
Enter the Void (2009)
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A French drug dealer living in Tokyo is betrayed by his best friend and killed in a drug deal. His soul, observing the repercussions of his death, seeks resurrection. (161 mins.)
Director: Gaspar Noé
 
39.
Tube Tales (1999)
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Nine stories based on the true-life experiences of London Underground passengers. (84 mins.)
 
40.
Detachment (2011)
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A substitute teacher who drifts from classroom to classroom finds a connection to the students and teachers during his latest assignment. (98 mins.)
Director: Tony Kaye
 
41.
Freddy Got Fingered (2001)
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An unemployed cartoonist moves back in with his parents and younger brother Freddy. When his parents demand he leave, he begins to spread rumors that his father is sexually abusing Freddy. (87 mins.)
Director: Tom Green