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Top 10 Awesome Concepts Wasted On Mediocre Movies

Here are some of the worst movies ever created with totally awesome concepts. I remember the hype surrounding each of these films listed here, and then the release proved otherwise. Were these movie overly exaggerated or did movie fans have too many expectations? Among the films listed below are The Purge (2013), Jennifer’s Body (2009), and Morgan (2016) amongst the other seven films. Below we listed each of the movies in ranked order along with their movie details and movie trailers.


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Top 10 Awesome Concepts Wasted On Mediocre Movies

  1. 9). Morgan (2016)

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    Morgan (2016)

    Official Synopsis: Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!

    Tagline: Don't let it out

    Cast: Brian Cox, Toby Jones, Paul Giamatti, Anya Taylor-Joy, Kate Mara, Jonathan Aris, Michelle Yeoh, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Chris Sullivan, Rose…

  2. 8). Law Abiding Citizen (2009)

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    Law Abiding Citizen (2009)

    Official Synopsis: Clyde Shelton's family is brutally murdered. The ones responsible are caught. However, because of improper procedure, the D.A., Nick Rice only has circumstantial evidence. So he decides to get one of them to testify against…

    Tagline: The System Must Pay

    Cast: Leslie Bibb, Josh Stewart, Vincent Riviezzo, Robert Bizik, Gerard Butler, Michael Kelly, Viola Davis, Brian Anthony Wilson, Chuck Schanamann, Regina…

  3. 7). Chappie (2015)

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    Chappie (2015)

    Official Synopsis: In Johannesburg, the police department reduced the high rating of criminality using robots from the Tetravaal Company, designed by the engineer Deon Wilson. The former military Vincent Moore is envious of Deon, since he has…

    Tagline: I am discovery. I am wonder. I am Chappie.

    Cast: Sigourney Weaver, Hugh Jackman, Chris Shields, Brandon Auret, Sharlto Copley, Jose Pablo Cantillo, Sean Owen Roberts, Akash Mati, Sean O.…

  4. 6). Jennifer's Body (2009)

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    Jennifer's Body (2009)

    Official Synopsis: Nerdy, reserved bookworm Needy Lesnicki, and arrogant, conceited cheerleader Jennifer Check are best friends, though they share little in common. They share even less in common when Jennifer mysteriously gains an appetite for human blood…

    Tagline: She's evil... and not just high school evil.

    Cast: Lance Henriksen, J.K. Simmons, Chris Pratt, Adam Brody, Megan Charpentier, Megan Fox, Kyle Gallner, Bill Fagerbakke, Marilyn Norry, Andreana Weiner,…

  5. 5). The Purge (2013)

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    The Purge (2013)

    Official Synopsis: In an America wracked by crime and overcrowded prisons, the government has sanctioned an annual 12-hour period in which any and all criminal activity-including murder-becomes legal. The police can't be called. Hospitals suspend help. It's…

    Tagline: Reminder all emergency services will be suspended for a 12-hour period during the purge.

    Cast: Ethan Hawke, Karen Strassman, Lena Headey, Edwin Hodge, Chris Mulkey, Alicia Vela-Bailey, Nathan Clarkson, Rhys Wakefield, Aaron Kuban, Adelaide Kane,…

  6. 4). Suburbicon (2017)

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    Suburbicon (2017)

    Official Synopsis: In the bosom of Suburbicon, a family-centred, all-white utopia of manicured lawns and friendly locals, a simmering tension is brewing, as the first African-American family moves in the idyllic community, in the hot summer of…

    Tagline: A little slice of heaven.

    Cast: Julianne Moore, Matt Damon, Slim Khezri, Oscar Isaac, James Handy, Paul Riley Fox, Peggy Miley, Chrystall Friedemann, Paul Pikus, Jack…

  7. 3). In Time (2011)

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    In Time (2011)

    Official Synopsis: Welcome to a world where time has become the ultimate currency. You stop aging at 25, but there's a catch: you're genetically-engineered to live only one more year, unless you can buy your way out…

    Tagline: Time Is Power

    Cast: Cillian Murphy, Toby Hemingway, Kris Lemche, Bella Heathcote, Matt O'Leary, Ernest Pierce, Ethan Peck, Amanda Seyfried, Johnny Galecki, Olivia Wilde,…

  8. 2). Waterworld (1995)

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    Waterworld (1995)

    Official Synopsis: The polar ice caps have melted, and the earth is covered by water. The remaining people travel the seas, in search of survival. Several different societies exist. The Mariner falls from his customary and solitary…

    Tagline: Beyond the horizon lies the secret to a new beginning.

    Cast: Kim Coates, Sean Whalen, Robert Joy, Robert LaSardo, Leonardo Cimino, Zakes Mokae, Kevin Costner, Robert A. Silverman, Jack Black, Lanny…

  9. 1). Transcendence (2014)

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    Transcendence (2014)

    Official Synopsis: Dr. Will Caster (Johnny Depp) is the foremost researcher in the field of Artificial Intelligence, working to create a sentient machine that combines the collective intelligence of everything ever known with the full range of…

    Tagline: What if a new intelligence was born?

    Cast: Johnny Depp, Paul Bettany, Morgan Freeman, Cillian Murphy, Clifton Collins Jr., Josh Stewart, Xander Berkeley, Lukas Haas, Rebecca Hall, Olivia…