2014 Movies The Most Overrated Films of 2014  

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Sometimes movies just get way more love and attention than they deserve. We've compiled this list of 2014's most overrated films and this is your chance to vote for the movies you thought didn't live up to their buzz. These 2014 movies had so much hype, we wonder if they deserved it or were they just overvalued by the Hollywood buzz machine? Some of these 2014 films were still great movies, just not quite as great as we were told they'd be.

The films on this list were supposed to blow your mind and change things for comedy, drama, and cinema in general. But were Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, X-Men: Days of Future Past, Sex Tape, A Haunted House 2, The Nut Job, The Other Woman, or Guardians of the Galaxy really as great as everyone said they'd be? Other 2014 overhyped movies might include A Million Ways to Die in the West, The Quiet Ones, or Annabelle. Were any of these 2014 movies given too much attention?

Can you think of even more overrated films released in 2014 that are missing from this list? Feel free to add them to make the list comprehensive. Who knows, maybe you'll find a bunch of moviegoers who agree that some of these films just got way more love than they deserved.

If you think these movies were overrated, wait until you see the most overrated movies of all time as well as the most overrated actors and most overrated directors of all time!

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The Fault in Our Stars is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Overrated Films of 2014
NikkiMichlmayr added The Fault in Our Stars Josh Boone The Fault in Our Stars is a 2014 American romantic drama film directed by Josh Boone, based on the novel of the same name by John Green. The film stars Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, and Nat ...more

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Sex Tape Jake Kasdan Sex Tape is a 2014 American comedy film directed by Jake Kasdan. Married couple Annie (Cameron Diaz) and Jay (Jason Segel) wake up to discover that the sex tape they made the evening before has ...more

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Need for Speed Scott Waugh Need for Speed is a 2014 action film written by George Nolfi and to be directed by Scott Waugh.

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Overrated Films of 2014
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Jonathan Liebesman Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is a 2014 American 3D science fiction action comedy film based on the franchise of the same name. A reboot of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film series, the film ...more

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The Legend of Hercules Renny Harlin The Legend of Hercules is a 2014 American 3D action fantasy film directed by Renny Harlin and co-written by Harlin with Daniel Giat, Giulio Steve, and Sean Hood. The film stars Kellan Lutz, Gaia ...more

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Annabelle John R. Leonetti Annabelle is a 2014 American supernatural psychological horror film directed by John R. Leonetti, produced by James Wan, and written by Gary Dauberman. It is both a prequel to and spin-off of ...more

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Vampire Academy: Blood Sisters Mark Waters The lives of 17-year-old Rosemarie "Rose" Hathaway, a half-vampire and her vampire best friend Vasilisa "Lissa" Dragomir, at the "St Vladimir's Academy" school

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Think Like a Man Too Tim Story Think Like a Man Too is a 2014 comedy film directed by Tim Story and the sequel to Story's 2012 film Think Like a Man based on Steve Harvey's book Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man. The script ...more

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Endless Love Shana Feste Endless Love is a 2014 American romance film directed by Shana Feste and co-written by Feste with Joshua Safran. A remake of Franco Zeffirelli's 1981 film of the same name and the second ...more

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The Other Woman Nick Cassavetes The Other Woman is a 2014 American romantic comedy film directed by Nick Cassavetes and written by Melissa Stack. The film stars Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann, Kate Upton and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, ...more

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JamesRLock added Godzilla 2014 Gareth Edwards Godzilla is a 2014 American science fiction monster film directed by Gareth Edwards. It is a reboot of the Godzilla film franchise and retells the origins of Godzilla in contemporary times as a ...more

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Lucy Luc Besson Lucy is a 2014 English-language French science fiction action film written and directed by Luc Besson and produced by his wife Virginie Silla for his company Europacorp. The film was shot in ...more

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Blended Frank Coraci Blended is an upcoming comedy film written by Ivan Menchell and Clare Sera and directed by Frank Coraci.

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The Human Race Paul Hough The Human Race is a horror sci-fi film directed by Paul Hough.

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A Haunted House 2 Michael Tiddes A Haunted House 2 is a 2014 American horror comedy film directed by Michael Tiddes and starring Marlon Wayans. The film is the sequel to the 2013 film A Haunted House. Produced by IM Global ...more

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Walk of Shame Steven Brill Walk of Shame is an American comedy film written and directed by Steven Brill. The film was released in the United States on May 2, 2014, by Focus World. The film stars Elizabeth Banks, James ...more

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Rage Paco Cabezas Rage is a 2014 American action crime thriller film directed by Paco Cabezas and written by Jim Agnew and Sean Keller. The film stars Nicolas Cage, Rachel Nichols, Peter Stormare, Danny Glover, ...more

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The Prince Brian A Miller The Prince is a 2014 American gangster thriller film directed by Brian A. Miller. It stars Jason Patric, Bruce Willis, John Cusack, and Rain. The film received a VOD and theatrical release on ...more

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Men, Women & Children Jason Reitman Men, Women & Children is a 2014 American ensemble comedy-drama film dealing with online addiction. It is directed by Jason Reitman, co-written with Erin Cressida Wilson, based on a novel of ...more

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Devil's Knot Atom Egoyan Devil's Knot is a 2012 crime, drama, thriller and biography film written by Paul Harris Boardman, Scott Derrickson and Mark Sevi and directed by Atom Egoyan.

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The Nut Job Peter Lepeniotis The Nut Job is a 2014 3D computer-animated heist-comedy film directed by Peter Lepeniotis and starring the voices of Will Arnett, Brendan Fraser, Gabriel Iglesias, Jeff Dunham, Liam Neeson and ...more

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The Bag Man David Grovic The Bag Man is a 2014 thriller film directed by David Grovic. It is based on an original screenplay by James Russo and a rewrite by David Grovic and Paul Conway and an inspiration of The Cat: A ...more

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Devil's Due Matt Bettinelli-Olpin, Tyler Gillett Devil's Due is a 2014 American found footage supernatural horror film directed by Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett, and written by Lindsay Devlin. The film stars Allison Miller, Zach ...more

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Dracula Untold is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Overrated Films of 2014
adityavikramsingh26 added Dracula Untold Gary Shore, Andy Cockrum Dracula Untold is a 2014 American dark fantasy action horror film directed by Gary Shore in his feature film debut and written by Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless. Rather than focus on Irish ...more

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Not Cool Shane Dawson

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A Million Ways to Die in the West Seth MacFarlane A Million Ways to Die in the West is a 2014 American western comedy film directed by Seth MacFarlane. As a cowardly farmer (Seth MacFarlane) begins to fall for the mysterious new woman (Charlize ...more

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Saving Christmas is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Overrated Films of 2014
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Sin City: A Dame to Kill For Robert Rodriguez, Frank Miller Sin City: A Dame to Kill For is a 2014 American neo-noir action crime film directed by Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller, based on the book by Miller. Some of Sin City's most hard-boiled ...more

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Are You Here Matthew Weiner Are You Here is a 2013 American comedy film directed by Matthew Weiner. The film stars Owen Wilson, Zach Galifianakis and Amy Poehler.

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The Quiet Ones John Pogue The Quiet Ones is a 2014 British supernatural horror film directed by John Pogue. Released theatrically on 10 April 2014 in the United Kingdom and 25 April 2014 in the United States, the film ...more

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They Came Together David Wain Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial They Came Together is a 2014 American comedy film directed by David Wain and written by Wain and Michael Showalter. It is a parody of romantic comedies infused with Showalter and Wain's absurd ...more

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Not Use the Gun is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Overrated Films of 2014
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That Awkward Moment Tom Gormican That Awkward Moment is a 2014 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Tom Gormican. Three best friends find themselves where we've all been - at that confusing moment in every dating ...more

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Life After Beth Jeff Baena Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Life After Beth is a 2014 American zombie comedy film written and directed by Jeff Baena. The film stars Aubrey Plaza, Dane DeHaan, Anna Kendrick, Molly Shannon, Cheryl Hines, Paul Reiser, ...more

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ThomasSnograss added Boyhood Richard Linklater Boyhood is a 2014 American independent coming-of-age drama film, written and directed by Richard Linklater, and starring Patricia Arquette, Ellar Coltrane, Lorelei Linklater, and Ethan Hawke. ...more

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Gone Girl is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Overrated Films of 2014
ThomasSnograss added Gone Girl David Fincher Gone Girl is a 2014 American psychological thriller film directed by David Fincher and adapted by Gillian Flynn from her 2012 novel of the same name. It stars Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike. Set ...more

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kobebryant24 added 22 Jump Street Phil Lord, Chris Miller 22 Jump Street is a 2014 action comedy film written by Oren Uziel and directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller.

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ChloeFletcher added Into the Woods Rob Marshall Into the Woods is a 2014 American fantasy musical drama film directed by Rob Marshall, and adapted to the screen by James Lapine from his and Stephen Sondheim's Tony Award-winning Broadway ...more

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ChloeFletcher added The Giver Phillip Noyce The Giver is a 2014 American social science fiction film directed by Phillip Noyce and written by Michael Mitnick and Robert B. Weide based on the 1993 novel of same name by Lois Lowry. The film ...more

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thrashymacus added Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Matt Reeves Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is a 2014 American science fiction film directed by Matt Reeves and written by Mark Bomback, Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver. It stars Andy Serkis, Jason Clarke, Gary ...more

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doublear88 added The Grand Budapest Hotel Wes Anderson The Grand Budapest Hotel is a 2014 comedy film directed by Wes Anderson. The screenplay by Anderson is from a story by Anderson and Hugo Guinness, inspired by the writings of Stefan Zweig. It ...more

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Guardians of the Galaxy James Gunn Guardians of the Galaxy is a 2014 American superhero film directed by James Gunn, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) forms a group of intergalactic criminals ...more