Awesome Underrated Movies

Movies that bombed, but were really AWESOME (or at least were GOOD.)
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1.
The Warrior's Way (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A warrior-assassin is forced to hide in a small town in the American Badlands after refusing a mission. (100 mins.)
Director: Sngmoo Lee
“ Geoffrey Rush never makes bad movies ” - LadySailor1975
 
2.
Hannah's Law (2012 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A bounty Hunter seeks revenge for the murder of her family and prepares for a showdown with the powerful gang leader responsible for the slayings. She calls on old friends to stand with her in the fight. (88 mins.)
Director: Rachel Talalay
“ Actually, the synopsis here is wrong. Hannah is a bounty hunter out of Dodge City and a friend of Wyatt, Doc, and Mary. She is known for always bringing in her bounties alive. She still seeks revenge on the man who killed her parents 12 years ago. ” - LadySailor1975
 
3.
Drive (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A prototype enhanced human, on the run from Chinese-hired hit men, hooks up with a dread-locked bystander... (100 mins.)
Director: Steve Wang
“ John Pyper-Ferguson is still the hottest man alive. This movie was great. ” - LadySailor1975
 
4.
The Way (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A father heads overseas to recover the body of his estranged son who died while traveling the "El camino de Santiago," and decides to take the pilgrimage himself. (123 mins.)
Director: Emilio Estevez
“ See it... NOW. ” - LadySailor1975
 
5.
Live Free or Die Hard (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
John McClane and a young hacker join forces to take down master cyber-terrorist Thomas Gabriel in Washington D.C. (128 mins.)
Director: Len Wiseman
“ Best of the series ” - LadySailor1975
 
6.
The Whole Ten Yards (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Jimmy the Tulip's (Willis) quiet new life is shaken up by his old pal Oz (Perry), whose wife (Henstridge) has been kidnapped by a Hungarian mob. The Tulip and his wife Jill (Peet) spring into action. (98 mins.)
Director: Howard Deutch
“ FUNNY ” - LadySailor1975
 
7.
Management (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A traveling art saleswoman tries to shake off a flaky motel manager who falls for her and won't leave her alone. (94 mins.)
Director: Stephen Belber
“ FUNNY ” - LadySailor1975
 
8.
Elektra (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Elektra the warrior survives a near-death experience, becomes an assassin-for-hire, and tries to protect her two latest targets, a single father and his young daughter, from a group of supernatural assassins. (97 mins.)
Director: Rob Bowman
“ Awesome ” - LadySailor1975
 
9.
Men at Work (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Two garbage men uncover a conspiracy involving illegal toxic waste dumping and decide to bring the whole operation down. (98 mins.)
Director: Emilio Estevez
“ Funny!! I love Emilio. ” - LadySailor1975
 
10.
Ninja Assassin (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A young ninja turns his back on the orphanage that raised him, leading to a confrontation with a fellow ninja from the clan. (99 mins.)
Director: James McTeigue
“ This was GREAT ” - LadySailor1975
 
11.
Cars 2 (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. But the road to the championship becomes rocky as Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage. (106 mins.)
“ I dont see why the reviews were negative. I must say that many critics are biased because their own careers failed. ” - LadySailor1975
 
12.
My Name Is Bruce (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Mistaken for his character Ash from the 'Evil Dead' trilogy, Bruce Campbell is forced to fight a real monster in a small Oregon town. (84 mins.)
Director: Bruce Campbell
 
13.
Lantana (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The relationships of four couples unravel after the discovery of a young woman's body in Lantana bush in suburban Sydney. (121 mins.)
Director: Ray Lawrence
“ Wonderfully written mystery ” - LadySailor1975
 
14.
Wild Wild West (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
The two best hired guns in the West must save President Grant from the clutches of a nineteenth-century inventor-villain. (106 mins.)
“ I thought this was funny ” - LadySailor1975
 
15.
Australia (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Set in northern Australia before World War II, an English aristocrat who inherits a sprawling ranch reluctantly pacts with a stock-man in order to protect her new property from a takeover plot. As the pair drive 2,000 head of cattle over unforgiving landscape, they experience the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by Japanese forces firsthand. (165 mins.)
Director: Baz Luhrmann
“ Only one thing could have made it better -- Geoffrey Rush! ” - LadySailor1975
 
16.
The Whole Ten Yards (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Jimmy the Tulip's (Willis) quiet new life is shaken up by his old pal Oz (Perry), whose wife (Henstridge) has been kidnapped by a Hungarian mob. The Tulip and his wife Jill (Peet) spring into action. (98 mins.)
Director: Howard Deutch
“ Totally funny and fun to watch! ” - LadySailor1975
 
17.
Free Willy: Escape from Pirate's Cove (2010 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Kirra discovers a baby Orca stranded in the lagoon near her grandfather's rundown seaside amusement park. She embarks on a quest to lead Willy back to his pod. (101 mins.)
Director: Will Geiger
 
18.
The Book of Eli (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind. (118 mins.)
“ Great film ” - LadySailor1975
 
19.
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
 
20.
The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A teenager becomes a major competitor in the world of drift racing after moving in with his father in Tokyo to avoid a jail sentence in America. (104 mins.)
Director: Justin Lin
 
21.
The Postman (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A nameless drifter dons a postman's uniform and bag of mail as he begins a quest to inspire hope to the survivors living in post-apocalyptic America. (177 mins.)
Director: Kevin Costner
“ Great movie. Kevin Costner is brilliant. ” - LadySailor1975