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25 Poorly Explained Movie Plots That Are As True As They Are Funny

List RulesVote up the funniest poorly explained movie plots.

Inspired by a wildly popular /r/AskReddit thread, users have created another subreddit, /r/BadMovieDescriptions, where they describe a movie's plot in the worst possible way. Some of these bad movie descriptions may be obvious to you, but will definitely surprise you when you're stumped. They also do a great job at shouting out the things that don't quite make sense in a movie, like a character trait or a weird plotline. 

Most of these bad movie descriptions are so funny because of how true they are to the plot, so browse below and vote up the most creative descriptions for your favorite movies.

  • 1
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    Man gets steroids and a frisbee to fight off Nazis.

  • 2
    1,754
    206

    Orphan farm boy kisses sister while dead beat dad tries to get him to join the family business.

    By Redditor /u/MonaPizzaSmile

  • 3
    1,681
    208

    Drug addicted girl takes advantage of mentally challenged boy for three decades.

  • 4
    1,881
    239

    A group spends nine hours returning some jewelry.

  • 5
    1,530
    240

    Man saves woman from drowning. Woman doesn't return favor.

  • 6
    1,649
    263

    A man ends world hunger with his rock collection.

  • 7
    1,183
    193

    Dude invites some kids to a factory, 4 of them possibly die, then he tries to rip off the 5th one before letting him use the elevator.

  • 8
    1,206
    201

    An office worker does drugs to learn Kung Fu.

  • 9
    894
    177

    A couple with an inordinate number of children use their special talents to find their kids after they are kidnapped by a mass murderer who aims to wear their skin.

  • 10
    1,118
    238

    A nun bangs her boss, renounces her faith, and flees the country.

  • 11
    703
    156

    A fox, a bear, and a badger have some serious disagreements with the way a wolf and a lion choose to govern the land.

  • 12
    770
    180

    Woman saves cat from an intruder on her spaceship.

  • 13
    686
    159

    A guy abandons his trash collection for his crush, only to be confronted by obese beings unlike him.

  • 14
    757
    187

    A guy and his imaginary friend take on the finance sector.

  • 15
    593
    145

    Man crawls through a sewer to get to Mexico.

  • 16
    617
    156

    A man traveling on a train doesn't like his seat, so he goes to speak to the driver.

  • 17
    845
    231

    Man’s wife dies. He tries to get high in order to cope. Accidentally gets a minor high along with himself. They go on a major trip and end up good friends when they come down.

  • 18
    574
    153

    Man goes to meet estranged wife and kids for the holidays and ends up crawling in ventilation shafts.

  • 19
    575
    156

    Boy gets friend zoned by a tiger, no one believes him.

  • 20
    524
    183

    Ex-pilot regains her memory.

  • 21
    354
    175

    Rich white man is barely punished for DUI.

  • 22
    294
    147

    A man and a woman meet each other, complain about their lives, and then leave each other with no change.

  • 23
    333
    213

    A man and a kid watch Shrek whilst fighting a zombie outbreak.

  • 24
    235
    163

    Boy makes rockets with other boys, goes to mine coal with his dad, then makes more rockets with the boys.

  • 25
    232
    178

    Teens drink, do drugs, and have sex while they're supposed to be conducting a medical procedure.