334,611 Dominique McElligott, Many TV shows— Game of Thrones immediately comes to mind—have mastered the … Homicide detective John Hobbes witnesses the execution of serial killer Edgar Reese. | In fact, compared to many of the other films on the list, Fight Club demonstrates that darkness and taboo humor can be accessible. But when the errand fails, Ripley takes extreme measures. Drama, Thriller. Mary McDonnell, Director: | $106.95M, PG | Hannah Arendt may have coined the concept "the banality of evil," but in Fargo, the Coen brothers mostly make evil look benign. | | Here are the best surprises, twists and turns we've seen since 2000. Ever since M. Night Shyamalan invented the twist ending in 1999, it's been a staple of action, thriller, and horror movies. 20 unromantic movies with a surprise romantic twist. Both are worth your time if you're looking for a dark chuckle. I did NOT see that coming. Stars: | Gross: Stars: James Mangold In his multiple visits to David (David Naughton) as one of the "undead," Jack (Griffin Dunne) tries to convince David to kill himself to end the werewolf madness. A sole survivor tells of the twisty events leading up to a horrific gun battle on a boat, which began when five criminals met at a seemingly random police lineup. For example, a small group of characters will interact for a reason that might normally be over in the blink of an eye, but then one character says or does something nonsensical, and they’re all stuck talking about it for a minute or two. | Tell us what you think about this feature. Crime, Drama, Thriller. Sean Penn, Chazz Palminteri, Vincent Cassel, 95 min Mark Hamill, | | For these 20 films, not only are boundaries tested, poked, and prodded: they’re gleefully crossed. Director: 110 min Let us know in the comments! | Gross: John Cusack, Stars: | Gross: Orphan (2009) - great twist, I never would've guessed that ending. They're worth it, and a lot of fun, but that can't be stressed enough. A case of mistaken identity lands Slevin into the middle of a war being plotted by two of the city's most rival crime bosses. Stars: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance. $81.30M, R John Turturro, The material is certainly offensive, but during the scene when Lazarus explains to Speedman that actors should never go “full retard,” it is an uncomfortably sharp and hilarious criticism of actors who use disabilities for their own personal gain. Brooks’s pen is scathing, if also celebratory in numerous respects, as the actors both revel in material that takes Broadway business and personalities down a notch and gleefully take part in convention. 124 min It’s a twist on the "us against the world" mentality that’s oddly romantic – at least, until the cracking final scene that will leave you grasping for air in laughter. Annette Bening, Saskia Mulder, Votes: | In a way, accepting and engaging in dark humor is a form of catharsis. 20 Awesome Movie Twists. | Drama. Cameron Crowe | Between the fumbling Jerry Lundegaard (William H. Macy) and the criminal odd couple of Carl (Steve Buscemi) and Gaear (Peter Stormare), the film’s antagonists hardly make for something intimidating, beside from those moments when Gaear takes charge. It’s all in the theme song, which is merely a simple three words: “America! Penélope Cruz, | Gross: There are plenty of such movies to choose from. Aside from salivating about every fantastic new release, he likes to enjoy craft beer and a great scotch, jam to anything from classical to Cattle Decapitation and yell incoherently about Liverpool FC. Jack Nicholson, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery. Kris Kristofferson, Votes: 97 min Secondly, if you try foisting Poultrygeist onto Troma virgins, there are only two possible outcomes: either your friends will carry you out on a throne and sing your graces, or they will forever judge your movie choices and you’ll have to work to regain their trust. Laughing here is permitted, assuming you perform at least three acts of goodwill afterward. Stephen Baldwin, Votes: My Romantic Movies ... with a Twist.. Holmes Osborne, Votes: After a wealthy banker is given an opportunity to participate in a mysterious game, his life is turned upside down when he becomes unable to distinguish between the game and reality. His almost childlike lack of a filter is delightful, and for some, perhaps even quite enviable. Roman Polanski | Everything from everyday conversation, to routine investigation of a multiple homicide is presented as purposefully dull, but the prominence of the regional accent in dialogue prevents proceedings from being entirely bland. The iconic final moments of Planet of the Apes do that perfectly. Additionally, like many other Troma films, Poultrygeist possesses some poignant social commentary that just happens to be nearly shrouded by farce. The film has had a peculiar history of adaptations, having been adapted for Broadway by Brooks, using Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick for the leads, and then remaking his film based upon the adaptatio. 124 min A case of mistaken identity lands Slevin into the middle of a war being plotted by two of the city's most rival crime bosses. Philippe Nahon, The plot twist: Mrs. Voorhees (Betsy Palmer), Jason’s mom, is responsible for all of the deaths. | Drama, Thriller. | What’s remarkable about Oram and Lowe’s performances as Chris and Tina, respectively, is the subtle way in which they express victimization and victimhood in spite of the predicaments that they, to put it mildly, create for themselves. | | Director: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi. Adventure (2) Comedy (2) Romance (1) Feature Film (30) Chan-wook Park Gabriele Muccino 129 min Guy Pearce, | Gross: A Russian teenager living in London who dies during childbirth leaves clues to a midwife in her journal that could tie her child to a rape involving a violent Russian mob family. Brad Pitt, In addition to Mean Girls’s Tina Fey, Clueless’s Amy Heckerling, Diablo Cody for Juno and Jennifer’s Body, and Kevin Williamson of the Scream franchise, Waters used dialogue to tap into how high schoolers feel about themselves in their fantasies. Scorsese may not like Marvel movies, but he has another highly acclaimed movie coming soon to Netflix in The Irishman, twist ending or not. 293,401 | Now this was the Deadpool fans had been screaming about for so long, not that poor representation – although still played Ryan Reynolds – of Wade Wilson who made an appearance in X-Men Origins: Wolverine. 103 min Drama. 123,504 Stars: 738,695 | Gross: Elliot Page, Michael Douglas, Whether that be because the film actually pushes the boundaries too much, like A Serbian Film, or the formula becomes tired, like the Saw franchise, that pleasure wears thin. Ewan McGregor, Patrick Wilson, Action, Drama, Mystery. Soylent Green is a processed food ration … | $3.63M, R Which movie fan does not like a good movie with a completely surprising ending? Mind-twisting or mind-fuc*ing movies are movies with an unexplained main fable that CAN be explained in some way, movies where we don't know what's real and what isn't (only if it's important for the main fable! What starts out as a simple holiday for a young couple (Lowe and Oram) devolves into something more foul as they commit a murderous rampage against fellow tourists. John Maybury Soon after the execution, the killings start again, and they are very similar to Reese's style. | Christopher Nolan Stars: Not only is Oldboy a fantastic film with a brutal and heart-shattering twist, but it’s also an absolute must-see of a film. Action, Drama, Mystery. 149,537 Stephen Tobolowsky, Votes: $1.03M, See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back. Stars: Additionally, while it alienates him from his colleagues, that alienation highlights the absurdity of their behavior, which is more reminiscent of business-style machismo. Colin Farrell, whom he had previously worked with on In Bruges, is game for a different sort of role – playing the straight man while new collaborators Sam Rockwell and Christopher Walken provide the zany pizazz. $25.19M, R Oldboy tells the story of Dae-su, an obnoxious drunk who, after a night of heavy drinking, is taken and locked inside a prison that looks like the room of a creepy motel for 15 years. Director: Rodrigo Cortés | Not all movies and … Marc Forster Rosie Shaw, Votes: Director: 139 min $3.68M, R Spike Jonze A list for Josh Horneman. Viggo Mortensen, 178,138 The Germans were onto something when they created a word that expressed pleasure at another person’s misery, that word being "schadenfreude." Ray takes no prisoners in his seemingly constant verbal abuse, as can be seen in his remarks to Ken about Bruges compared to Dublin and in his encounter with a heavy-set group of strangers. Stars: An American Werewolf in London was certainly a sharp left turn for director John Landis, who was continuing to ride the waves of success fomented by Animal House and The Blues Brothers. | $25.54M, PG-13 Wes Bentley, Votes: | Gross: | Gross: Franck Khalfoun, Votes: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gaear may be a stoic, stone-cold criminal, but Carl’s lack of grace – especially when confronting Jerry’s father-in-law – undercuts any intimidation factor. $26.02M, R | Rosario Dawson, What’s probably most significant about the film is its poking fun at Middle Eastern people, a bold and potentially moronic comedic move considering the anti-Islamic sentiment that began to boil even in the earliest years of the war in the Middle East. Director: After narrowly escaping a bizarre accident, a troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a man in a large rabbit suit who manipulates him to commit a series of crimes. Irvin Kershner Below are a bunch of movies that go beyond a mere Scooby Doo-like unmasking of the killer. Adrien Brody, The screenplay also sets its sharp teeth into stereotypical Hollywood stories and the people they attract, which seems appropriate given his take on the characters that populate crime dramas in In Bruges. John Goodman, | Gross: 182,093 Death Note: The Main Characters, Ranked From Worst To Best By Character Arc, 18 Twisted Movies That Make You Feel Bad for Laughing, Dragon Ball Super: The Main Characters, Ranked From Worst To Best By Character Arc, Supernatural: 5 Things We'll Miss About Sam (& 5 About Dean), The Boys: How Old Are The Heroes, Really? $17.11M, R Seinfeld: 10 Times The Main Characters Should Probably Have Gone To Jail, Two and a Half Men: 10 Funniest Celebrity Appearances, Ranked, 3rd Rock From The Sun: Dick's 10 Best Quotes, Ranked, Grey's Anatomy: 10 Storylines The Show Dropped. 988,859 Donnie Darko (2001)- great twist. 227,296 Let Me In (Original Swedish Let The Right One In) (2010)- vampire movie with a twist. | | | Director: Sam Rockwell, This is the list of the 15 best film twists… The eccentric personalities who inhabit this story, especially Tyler Durden (Brad Pitt) and Marla Singer (Helena Bonham Carter), represent that rebellion against storytelling, which carries over into the film’s – and novel’s – non-conformist rhetoric. Director: American Psycho is perhaps the only film – or novel, for that matter – that could convince its audience that a business card is a phallic symbol. Stars: Planet of the Apes (1968) The best twist endings force you to reconsider the movie you just watched from a completely new point of view. | Gross: Sure he’s confrontational, often offensive on many levels, and gripped by numerous vices, but his frequent obliviousness to the negative effects it all has is, at least in this case, charming and hilarious. 30 Movies With Brilliant Plot Twists. Director: | | Gross: Crime, Mystery, Thriller. William Penix (@wilhelmphoenix) is a William & Mary alum, list writer for ScreenRant and film reviewer for Cut Print Film. Tilda Swinton, Votes: Action, Crime, Drama. Martin McDonagh’s In Bruges contains a deeply heartfelt story with a tragic ending that leaves the viewer with a satisfying emptiness. Daniel Craig, Everyone loves a movie with a good twist, and the Hollywood engine knows that and exploits it. When we first meet Lester (Kevin Spacey), he un-emphatically states that his sad alone time in the shower will be the highlight of his day and, as he strides toward making his individual life better, the rest of his family continues to fall apart in their own fashion. Dunne plays it with an even mixture of cheekiness and gravitas, and though the joke is repeated a couple of times, it’s most funny the final time as David tries hiding in a Piccadilly Circus "adult" theater, all while his victims from the night before joyfully hypothesize the many ways David could take his own life. Action, Crime, Drama. | I also rated about how i liked and not how hard the twist are to find. F--- yeah!” Every ounce of creativity Matt Stone and Trey Parker used to give American foreign policy a good kick in the rear in their feature length South Park movie, they expanded into a 98-minute runtime and got some help from Seth MacFarlane for Team America: World Police. Director: Finally, as if it couldn’t get any better, it’s a decently catchy musical filled with songs as bewildering and vulgar as any of the jokes made at the expense of the fast food industry or the American dream. | Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Stream The Departed on … | Gross: Alison Lohman, | | | With only a lighter and a cell phone it's a race against time to escape this claustrophobic death trap. This movie put writer/director M. Night Shyamalan on the map, and he followed it up with a bunch of worse movies with worse twists. | Sam Mendes If anything is banal, it’s the Coen brothers’ depiction of small town America. | Drama, Mystery, Thriller. | Now, first of all, if you were previously aware of the existence of Poultrygeist: Night of the Chicken Dead, odds are you’re a fan of Troma Entertainment and the wonderful work they do. James Rebhorn, Votes: The go-to source for comic book and superhero movie fans. Danny Aiello, Jeff thinks it's his lucky night. But coming as it does from Landis, the film is plenty funny, and one particular aspect of the film’s narrative will surely tickle someone pink. Shauna Macdonald, Stars: 248,444 For some though they are just a bit too scary but still have some intrigue to them. 106 min Enter Cheap Thrills, a pitch-black comedy about two desperate friends participating in a game of escalating truth or dare to make some quick cash, despite how twisted these dares become. Movies in IMDB's "Top 250" that I havent seen. In all fairness, most, if not all, of Chuck Palahniuk’s bibliography is conducive to lists such as this one, and of the adaptations of his work, Fight Club sits atop the pile, thanks to David Fincher’s handiwork. Director: 344,192 So what do you get when you mix a home invasion thriller, dark humor, and Home Alone? $52.16M, R 108 min | Early on in the film, when Patrick Bateman (Christian Bale) and a few of his business associates whip out their cards to compare, the increasing inferiority that makes Bateman sweat straddles the line between amusing and disquieting, coming out slightly on the side of the former. Ben Kingsley, Stars: There are no spoilers in descriptions. What seemed like a movie about a barbaric science fiction world ruled by chaos is revealed to be the inevitable outcome of mankind’s penchant for destroying itself. | With such titles as Blazing Saddles and Young Frankenstein, his delirious mind found its prime during the 70s, but it all started with his first directorial feature, The Producers. A sexually frustrated suburban father has a mid-life crisis after becoming infatuated with his daughter's best friend. Cécile de France, | Gross: 122 min An insomniac office worker and a devil-may-care soapmaker form an underground fight club that evolves into something much, much more. | | Truth be told, most of the character’s mouths are loaded with something offensive to say. Adrian Lyne 201,168 $22.25M, R 101 min Thora Birch, 113 min | Hayley's a smart, charming teenage girl. 130 min Jeff's a handsome, smooth fashion photographer. John Michael McDonagh’s The Guard is nothing but fun; it’s part Irish western, part buddy cop movie, and part dark comedy. Harrison Ford, Morgan Freeman, $69.95M, R Under constant surveillance by Detective Brikowski and assassin Goodkat, he must get them before they get him. Elizabeth Peña, Naomi Watts, Palahniuk’s material thrives on perversity and active rebellion against convention and Fincher provides the grimy, pessimistic visual and narrative tone to match. | Badmashiyaan, directed by Amit Khanna, is a romantic comedy that revolves around five youngsters — one of whom is a con girl. Flight Plan (2005)- I didn't see that coming, great twist. 21. Important note : I didn't checked what peoples most like, it's my personal opinion. For this list, we’re ranking 20 of the best funny zombie movies any filmmaker should check out. Darren Aronofsky | Armin Mueller-Stahl, $37.03M, PG-13 | Gross: Josh Hartnett, Billy Dee Williams, Votes: John Sharian, Votes: Additionally, because Deadpool continues to be one of the year’s highest grossing pictures more than halfway through the year and right in the thick of summer releases, don’t be surprised to see more of this ilk in the future. $290.48M, R | Robert Paterson, | Stars: Consider the subplot in this film that pushes the main narrative forward: Lester becoming infatuated with his daughter Jane’s (Thora Birch) friend Angela (Mena Suvari). After a tragic accident, two stage magicians engage in a battle to create the ultimate illusion while sacrificing everything they have to outwit each other. With Heathers, however, the elder Waters gave his humor a dark, twisted edge that simultaneously exposes the ugly truths about high school kids, while still giving them an elevated platform to stand on. 130 min M. Night Shyamalan directed The Village in 2004, and it's another movie with a twist ending. | Adventure, Horror, Thriller. 113 min Chris Cooper, Director: John Hawkes, Votes: In addition to Downey Jr.’s performance is the context for Ben Stiller’s character Tugg Speedman, a fading action movie star who had previously tried keeping his career on track by portraying the mentally challenged "Simple Jack" – which garnered real life controversy from advocacy groups before Tropic Thunder’s release. Director: Director: Meat Loaf, There’s very little that can compare to early Mel Brooks. Under constant surveillance by Detective Brikowski and assassin Goodkat, he must get them before they get him. One of the best examples in the film is Heather Chandler’s funeral, as the kids come up to her open wake and silently address God. 113 min | Drama, Thriller. Natalie Mendoza, A private detective hired to expose an adulterer finds himself caught up in a web of deceit, corruption, and murder. Matt Craven, Votes: January 31, 2019 April 21, 2020 - by Ricky Rodrigues. Nicolas Cage, Even though the film is under two hours in length, McDonagh still takes a considerable amount of time creating fictional narratives and characters for his leads to spin. David Fincher | Though his most recent and biggest film yet, High-Rise was released not too long ago, Ben Wheatley is still a director on the rise. Everybody's a sucker for a good twist ending, and no genre tries harder to throw viewers for a loop than horror and suspense movies. 513,833 74,849 A one-stop shop for all things video games. Yes, we all love unexpected surprises in good quality movies. Neil Marshall In McDonagh’s film, it all comes down to strong characterization. Jake Gyllenhaal, Enter Cheap Thrills, a pitch-black comedy about two desperate friends participating in a game of escalating truth or dare to make some quick cash, despite how twisted these dares become. Comedy, Drama. Best friends Marie and Alexia decide to spend a quiet weekend at Alexia's parents' secluded farmhouse. | | Gross: | Plot twists can make a good movie great, a great movie legendary, a bad movie good, and a terrible movie something unforgettable. Jude Law, Stars: Woody Harrelson, $48.02M, R A successful writer in the midst of a painful divorce is stalked at his remote lake house by a would-be scribe who accuses him of plagiarism. In late 1950s New York, Tom Ripley, a young underachiever, is sent to Italy to retrieve Dickie Greenleaf, a rich and spoiled millionaire playboy. While anyone might normally see that tactic as intentional meandering and padding the runtime, in a way, it’s an effective method of pastiche that reduces the glamor of the scene. And as The Interview made clear a couple of years ago, we still like to take swipes at North Korea every now and then, and this film even devotes an entire musical number to the inability of making ‘l’ sounds. No matter the style of humor, the runtime, or the weight of the subject matter, comedies are, generally speaking, naturally fast-paced examples of entertainment that attempt to ensure their viewers leave with smiles on their faces. Most of his humor is more tastelessly juvenile than dark and subversive, but Wilson shares more than handful of moments where he can test the limits, as is appropriate for his character. Stars: Mourning his dead child, a haunted Vietnam War veteran attempts to uncover his past while suffering from a severe case of dissociation. Thanks to one of its protagonists, Ray (Colin Farrell), who is refferred to by his partner Ken (Brendan Gleeson) as the worst tourist in the world, it’s also pleasantly absurd and profane, garnering cult status through its dark humor and clever dialogue. The “twist ending” has long been a Hollywood staple. David Fincher Astronaut Sam Bell has a quintessentially personal encounter toward the end of his three-year stint on the Moon, where he, working alongside his computer, GERTY, sends back to Earth parcels of a resource that has helped diminish our planet's power problems. | | Gross: Christian Bale, Stars: Stars: Enjoy, sir. Drama, Horror, Mystery. 115 min A man with short-term memory loss attempts to track down his wife's murderer. Director: These are the films that revel in pitch-black tones and making light of very serious and often taboo themes, delighting in each shamefaced chuckle and every giggle flavored by tinges of cringing. Running at a speedy 81 minutes, it’s short, blunt, and to the point. | Gross: Horror. Nicolas Cage, Anthony Minghella 19 Shocking Movie Plot Twists That'll Honestly Mess You Up A Bit. As most of you probably know, the most offense taken will probably be during the musical within the film, “Springtime for Hitler.” The numbers are outrageous, but in the context of the rest of Brooks’s film, one of the world’s most evil dictators is nothing more than the butt of a joke. Ridley Scott Menu. 100 min | Director: | | Gross: McDonagh may not be one for conventional storytelling and Seven Psychopaths seems a resounding middle finger to it. | 90 min Tim Robbins, | Matt Damon, Image via Universal Pictures A good plot twist is a special kind of thrill. Action, Crime, Drama. It’s every bit as absurd and rude as South Park, and the puppets seem to drive that point home – especially when they poke fun at conventional action movie fight scenes with silly puppet brawls. Though, without Deadpool’s peculiar personality, Deadpool would have just been any other superhero movie, underscoring his importance in not just the Marvel canon, but also the superhero genre. | | Gross: 99 min There are many that are avid enthusiasts when it comes to this type of movie. Stream Planet of the Apes , … A psychiatrist attempts to prevent one of his patients from committing suicide while trying to maintain his own grip on reality. Director: There are your archetypal corrupt cops and then there’s Gerry Boyle. 286,318 Dr. $6.30M, R Christopher Nolan Timothy Hutton, Votes: Johnny Depp, Drama, Mystery, Thriller. Kurt Russell, Votes: Instead of distracting the viewer from the pure rage of his murderous tendencies, the nerdy, sometimes academic façade he puts up accentuates his psychotic nature. Carrie-Anne Moss, Stars: There’s something inherently fun about watching an already emotionally tested family with a bevy of rocky relationships continue to gloriously sink further into the rabbit hole. Stars: | Tom Cruise, Drama. Odessa Rae, Votes: Ryan Gosling, Maria Bello, | Gross: Honestly, home invasion thrillers are one of the best genres to write dark humor for. Naomi Watts, Stars: 357,569 Stars: Gregory Hoblit Even if it were the only option relevant example from the film, we could have left this entry for Tropic Thunder with Robert Downey Jr.’s performance as Kirk Lazarus and still satisfyingly considered it a worthy inclusion. 108,373 Keira Knightley, Gwyneth Paltrow, A Gulf war veteran is wrongly sent to a mental institution for insane criminals, where he becomes the object of a doctor's experiments, and his life is completely affected by them. Ray Liotta, Comedy, Crime, Drama. Comedies are generally meant to be light and breezy entertainment and this certainly the case for most modern Hollywood releases. Amanda Peet, Hollywood Pictures. Home invasion villains would rather play with their victims before dispatching them, rather than getting the endgame out of the way, so some Freddy Krueger-esque tongue-in-cheek cleverness would be an acceptable route. Kevin Spacey, | Alexandre Aja The dichotomy of prototypical suburban American life decaying while one person attains clarity, peace, and newfound confidence through pursuit of personal truth is only the beginning of this roller coaster. Jena Malone, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi. Besides, for the most part, the genre is more lifeless than the victims its films rack up. Share This Article TV and Movies. | ... it has since been updated with a twist from Planet of the Apes. | Gross: BuzzFeed Staff. All the latest gaming news, game reviews and trailers. There is only one comment for the movie #44. Kevin Spacey, Zach Grenier, Votes: | | Zee’s (Wendy Glenn) proposition to her boyfriend right next to his dead mother, in particular, is a riot. Let’s face it: as much as it’s fun to watch romantic comedies, they’re often predictable, following the same tropes and wrapping up the story with a happy ending. Director: 8. $1.08M, R $130.10M, R 139 min | Thankfully, there is so much more to this movie, just what you would expect from a movie lampooning the film industry in general and specifically, superstars looking to reshape their image with serious roles. Mystery, Thriller. | An Internet chat, a coffee shop meet-up, an impromptu fashion shoot back at Jeff's place. Carrie Fisher, Will Smith, by Spencer Althouse. Additionally, when the humor gets dark, it gets pitch black. | A lovelorn screenwriter becomes desperate as he tries and fails to adapt 'The Orchid Thief' by Susan Orlean for the screen. 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