9 Underrated movies that must be on your ‘To Watch’ list

Some movies hit like a comet, slam the history and leave inedible marks in history.. Others do not. There’s nothing wrong with these movies which usually do not become a hit due to many factors as bad timing, low hype, less advertisement or may be not having any hit hero/heroin. Because sometimes, movies that get a hit have not much good of a plot but just some heavy budget with renowned hero/heroin.

Thought to make a list of some awesome movies of all the time which were not that much acknowledged but have great caliber to make you feel in love with them. So, keep the tried and true aside and dig into some underrated masterpieces.

So, if you are looking for some recommendations, here is the list with a brief description.

The Lost City of Z

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At the dawn of the 20th century, a British explorer Percy Fawcett traveled into the Amazon, where he discovered some evidence of an unknown, advanced civilization that was once supposed to inhabited in that region. Despite being contempted by the scientific establishment, he was supported by his devoted wife, son, and aide-de-camp. By their support he returned to his beloved jungle for proving his case.

 

Personal Shopper

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A young American works as personal shopper for a celebrity in Paris. She has some kind of ability to talk to the spirits. Soon, she started having some ambiguous signals from an unknown source.

 

Wind River

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A wildlife officer finds out the dead body of  an 18-years old woman. Autopsy revealed that she was raped, so a FBI officer joined the wildlife officer to investigate. The duo soon came to realize that their lives are in danger while solving the teen’s death mystery.

 

Children of Men

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Its 2027 and its been 18 years since last child born. This infertility threatens mankind with extinction. Then one day, hope uplifts and now a federal agent has to protect their only hope.

 

Winter’s Bone

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A meth producer’s 16 year daughter (Jennifer Lawrence), whose promising middle class life has twisteded into despair and poverty. He disappears after being caught making meth putting up the family house as an insurance for bail. Jennifer Lawrence has a week time to find him before her entire family is put on the street.

 

The Great Debaters

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A poet and professor who taught at the predominately black college in 1935 Texas. He decided to start a debate team, something nearly unheard of at a black college. While at first he butts headed with some influential individual, but eventually he was able to form a team of strong-minded, intelligent young students, and they become the first black debate team to challenge Harvard’s prestigious debate champions.

 

Buried

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A civilian truck driver in Iraq fell victim to a band of insurgents. An unknown time span later he wakes up in a coffin with a lighter, mobile phone and his ever-growing anxiety.  He fought panic and disappointment as waiting for help while running out of time, oxygen and hope.

 

A Walk to Remember

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A Nicholas Sparks novel-based romantic film, where a high school senior fell in love with a innocent woman whom he and his friends once mocked. They developed an inspirational and powerful relationship in which they came across the truths which mostly people take lifetime to learn.

 

Finding Neverland

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An author living to reveal the real relationships and events, developed an affectionate relationship with a widow and her four sons. From them he got the inspiration to write down a play about a group of children who do not want to grow up. His work proved to be a hit and bring some unexpected vibe between him and the children.

 

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