spellbook The Best Movies for Scorpios  

Ashley Reign
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List Rules Vote up the movies that really speak to every Scorpio.

When asking which kinds of movies Scorpios will like, the answer relates to the natural qualities that tend to characterize those born under the sign. Scorpios are - first and foremost - nothing if not incredibly passionate. Movies that manage to work in a little steaminess tend to be right up their alley. They are also one of the zodiac's most gifted observers, so great movies for Scorpios may also include those that delve into the hidden or deeper nature of the human mind. 

Though they tend to be intensely loyal to and protective of those they love, this is one sign that you don't want to piss off, as they can be a bit intense when betrayed. For this reason, some of the best films for Scorpios may also include plots that deal with betrayal and subsequent revenge, such as Cruel Intentions and Double Jeopardy. Often drawn to magic, movies that deal with the occult or the mysterious - such as Mulholland Drive - are also great choices when it comes to movies for Scorpios. 

Check out this collection of films and vote up the ones that speak to you as a Scorpio or to the favorite Scorpio in your life.

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The Prestige


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The Prestige is a 2006 mystery drama film directed by Christopher Nolan, from a screenplay adapted by him and his brother Jonathan Nolan from Christopher Priest's 1995 World Fantasy Award-winning novel of the same name. The story follows Robert Angier and Alfred Borden, rival stage magicians in London at the end of the 19th century. Obsessed with creating the best stage illusion, they engage in competitive one-upmanship with tragic results. The American-British co-production features Hugh Jackman as Robert Angier, Christian Bale as Alfred Borden, and David Bowie as Nikola Tesla. It also stars Michael Caine, Scarlett Johansson, Piper Perabo, Andy Serkis, and Rebecca Hall. The film reunites ...more

Actors: Scarlett Johansson, David Bowie, Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine, + more

Initial Release: 2006

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

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#69 on The Best Rainy Day Movies

#11 on The Best Movies of the '00s

#59 on The Best Ensemble Movies

#1 on The Best Movies About Magic

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The Craft


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The Craft is a 1996 American supernatural thriller film directed by Andrew Fleming and starring Robin Tunney, Fairuza Balk, Neve Campbell, and Rachel True. The film's plot centers on a group of four teenage girls who pursue witchcraft and use sorcery for their own gain. The film was released on May 3, 1996, by Columbia Pictures. ...more

Actors: Neve Campbell, Robin Tunney, Christine Taylor, Holly Marie Combs, Fairuza Balk, + more

Initial Release: 1996

Directed by: Andrew Fleming

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#31 on The Best Movies of 1996

#9 on Great Movies About Furious Women Out for Revenge

#13 on The Best Movies About Magic

#7 on The Scariest Horror Movies About Witches

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Double Jeopardy


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Double Jeopardy is a 1999 American mystery-thriller film directed by Bruce Beresford and starring Tommy Lee Jones, Ashley Judd, and Bruce Greenwood. The film is about a woman who is framed for the murder of her husband. ...more

Actors: Ashley Judd, Tommy Lee Jones, Bruce Campbell, Bruce Greenwood, Annabeth Gish, + more

Initial Release: 1999

Directed by: Bruce Beresford

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#41 on The Best Movies of 1999

#14 on The Best Thriller Movies with a Kidnapping

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V for Vendetta


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V for Vendetta is a 2006 American political thriller film directed by James McTeigue and written by the Wachowski Brothers, based on the 1988 Vertigo graphic novel of the same name by Alan Moore and David Lloyd. Hugo Weaving portrays V, an anarchist freedom fighter who attempts to ignite a revolution against the brutal fascist regime that has subjugated the dystopian United Kingdom and exterminated its opponents in concentration camps. Natalie Portman plays Evey, a working class girl caught up in V's mission, and Stephen Rea portrays the detective leading a desperate quest to stop V. The film was originally scheduled for release by Warner Bros. on Friday, November 4, 2005, but was delayed; ...more

Actors: Natalie Portman, John Hurt, Hugo Weaving, Stephen Fry, Imogen Poots, + more

Initial Release: 2005

Directed by: James McTeigue

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#59 on The Best Rainy Day Movies

#92 on The Best Movies of All Time

#18 on The Greatest Comic Book Movies of All Time

#61 on The Best Movies of the '00s

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