20 Movies That Are So Bad They’re Good

1
Sharknado
It has a tornado made of sharks, Ian Ziering chainsawing his way through a Great White, and Tara Reid. No wonder it became an Internet sensation.
2
Showgirls
Where would we all be without 'Showgirls'? Well, Elizabeth Berkeley might not have had to take a break from acting and we'd all still be saying "Ver-sase," for one thing...
3
The Wicker Man
The sad thing is that more people remember Nicolas Cage's awkward line readings in this movie ("The bees!") than the fact that he's an Oscar-winning actor.
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4
Anaconda
If you're Jennifer Lopez, and you've just won critical acclaim for 'Selena,' what movie do you choose to follow that up? One where people are terrorized by a giant, killer snake, of course.
5
Howard the Duck
The real triumph of 'Harold the Duck' isn't that it turned a campy, cheesy mess of a movie into cinema legend, but rather that his eyes manged to be dead and creepily expressive at the same time.
6
Mac and Me
Sure, you could appreciate the terrible effects, cheesy dialogue and blatant 'E.T.' ripoffs, but the real legacy of 'Mac and Me' is that it has enabled Paul Rudd to pull the same talk show prank for years.
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7
Plan 9 From Outer Space
Heralded as the "worst movie ever made," 'Plan 9 From Outer Space' is an epic mess of bad dialogue, cheesy, low-budget effects and terrible acting. It's basically the 'Citizen Kane' of bad movies.
8
Troll 2
It's hard to say what makes 'Troll 2' so bad: the fact that it was written by people who could barely speak English, or the fact that it's actually about goblins.
9
Grease 2
Any time you want to complain about a poorly-made sequel ruining a great movie, just remember: 'Grease 2' did it first, and more spectacularly than you could possibly imagine.
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10
From Justin to Kelly
If it seems like an out-of-touch movies exec threw a bunch of buzzwords at a wall to figure out what "the kids" would watch and... well, that's exactly what happened.
11
Obsessed
Between the stilted and unrealistic dialogue ("You touched... my child!"), the barest semblance of a plot and the drawn-out catfight, 'Obsessed' is truly a modern classic.
12
Shark Attack 3: Megalodon
Before 'Sharknado,' there was Megladon, a giant demon shark that could eat entire boats. John Barrowman plays the Ziering role, though sadly without a chainsaw.
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13
Jack Frost
The premise of 'Jack Frost' involves an unhinged serial killer's genetic material being bonded with snow by loose nuclear waste. Things truly only get more insane from there.
14
Road House
Sure, we remember Patrick Swayze for his roles in 'Dirty Dancing' and 'Point Break,' but his true masterpiece was the world-renowned, pacifist, philosophical bouncer from 'Road House.' It's a study in contradictions.
15
A Cinderella Story
Take every teen movie cliche you can think of - yes, Chad Michael Murray falls into that category - add Jennifer Coolidge and some questionable fashion choices, and you'd get this movie.
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16
Black Sheep
Some people think that the 'Lord of the Rings' films are the greatest cinematic gift New Zealand has given us. They would be wrong, simply because this movie about homicidal mutated sheep exists.
17
Kazaam
There was a time when Shaq was so beloved and well-respected that he could get away with anything. Then he made 'Kazaam,' and that all changed.
18
Snakes on a Plane
The "brilliance" of 'Snakes on a Plane' is that it has no plot. There are snakes on a plane and Samuel L. Jackson wants them off. That's it.
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19
Con Air
To be fair, 'Con Air' never aspires to be high art. Still, it doesn't quite achieve its goal of being an excellent action film either. However, it does succeed at being so ridiculous that it's impossible to look away.
20
The Room
The only thing more entertaining than Tommy Wiseau’s clunky dialogue (“Oh, hi Mark.”) and wooden acting is the incredible, ridiculous and mysterious story that surrounds the production.

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