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The Worst Movies of 2019  

Jason Bancroft
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List Rules Vote up the worst movies released in 2019, and vote down the movies you actually enjoyed.

For every critically acclaimed hit that came out in 2019, there is an equal number of films that could qualify as the worst movies of this year. What were the worst movies of 2019? Vote below to decide which of these worst-reviewed movies deserves to be called the worst film of the year. 

From dumb action thrillers to cliche romantic dramas, the worst movies of the year include films that continue to use tired tropes that no longer captivate audiences and are some of the lowest rated on film sites.

Featuring the lowest Rotten Tomatoes scores of 2019, like Replicas starring Keanu Reeves, this list of bad movies will help rank the year's films in terms of poor quality. Which 2019 films did you despise? Whether you want to play the contrarian and vote for critically acclaimed cinema, or cast votes for movies universally panned, vote below to help determine the worst movie of 2019.

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MegaGoji1954$ added Kelly Clarkson, Janelle Monáe, Wanda Sykes

Rotten Tomatoes score: 29%, 4.3/10

UglyDolls is a 2019 American computer-animated jukebox musical comedy film directed by Kelly Asbury, based on the plush toys. Moxy (Kelly Clarkson) and her UglyDoll friends travel to the other ...more
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Tyler Perry, Cassi Davis, Patrice Lovely

Rotten Tomatoes score: 13%, 3.73/10

Tyler Perry's A Madea Family Funeral is 2019 American comedy film written, directed and produced by Tyler Perry. It is the eleventh and reportedly final installment of the Madea film series. ...more
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David Harbour, Ian McShane, Milla Jovovich

Rotten Tomatoes score: 15%, 3.61/10

Hellboy is a 2019 American supernatural superhero film directed by Neil Marshall. Hellboy (David Harbour) squares off against a medieval sorceress (Milla Jovovich) who seeks to destroy
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Josephine Langford, Hero Fiennes-Tiffin, Shane Paul McGhie

Rotten Tomatoes score: 23%, 3.84/10

After is a 2019 new adult romance film directed by Jenny Gage, based on the novel by Anna Todd. A dedicated student, Tessa Young (Josephine Langford), enters her first semester in college where ...more
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Horrorcomicnerd added Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Diego Boneta

Rotten Tomatoes score: 70%, 6.22/10

Terminator: Dark Fate is a 2019 American science fiction action film directed by Tim Miller, and the sixth film in the Terminator series.
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James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence

Rotten Tomatoes score: 24%, 4.55/10

Dark Phoenix is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Simon Kinberg, based on the Marvel Comics characters. When a solar flare hits the X-Men during a rescue mission in space, Jean Grey ...more
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James Franco, Megan Fox, Seth Rogen

Rotten Tomatoes score: 27%, 4.1/10

Zeroville is a 2019 American comedy-drama film directed by James Franco, based on the novel of the same name by Steve Erickson. A 24-year-old architecture student, Ike Jerome (James Franco) ...more
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Brianna Denski, Matthew Broderick, Jennifer Garner

Rotten Tomatoes score: 33%, 4.75/10

Wonder Park is a 2019 American-Spanish computer animated adventure comedy film directed by David Feiss. A young creative girl named June (Brianna Denski) finds an incredible amusement park ...more
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Caravaggio added Airplane Mode Logan Paul, Chloe Bridges, Nick Swardson

Rotten Tomatoes score: N/A

Airplane Mode is a 2019 parody film directed by David Dinetz and Dylan Trussell

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Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Carice van Houten, Guy Pearce

Rotten Tomatoes score: 29%, 4.26/10

Domino is a 2019 crime thriller film directed by Brian De Palma. A Copenhagen cop, Christian (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) seeks justice for the murder of his partner at the hands of a mysterious
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Will Smith, Clive Owen, Mary Elizabeth Winstead

Rotten Tomatoes score: 25%, 4.6/10

Gemini Man is a 2019 American science fiction action thriller film directed by Ang Lee. Henry Brogen (Will Smith), an aging assassin seeking to exit his career finds himself going against a ...more
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Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Diane Lane

Rotten Tomatoes score: 19%, 3.92/10

Serenity is a 2019 American noir thriller-drama film directed by Steven Knight. The mysterious past of a fishing boat captain (Matthew McConaughey) living in the Caribbean comes back to haunt ...more
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Gina Rodriguez, Ismael Cruz Córdova, Anthony Mackie

Rotten Tomatoes score: 22%, 4.59/10

Miss Bala is a 2019 American-Mexican action drama thriller film directed by Catherine Hardwicke, and a remake of the 2011 Mexican film. A beauty contest winner (Gina Rodriguez) is forced to work ...more
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Rebel Wilson, Anne Hathaway, Alex Sharp

Rotten Tomatoes score: 18%, 3.98/10

The Hustle is a 2019 American comedy film directed by Chris Addison, and a remake of the 1988 film Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. Two down-and-out con artists (Rebel Wilson and Anne Hathaway) engage ...more
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Horrorcomicnerd added Diane Keaton, Pam Grier, Charlie Tahan

Rotten Tomatoes score: 35%, 4.85/10

Poms is a 2019 American comedy dance film, directed by Zara Hayes. A group of women at a retirement community form a cheer leading squad.
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Horrorcomicnerd added Samuel L. Jackson, Jessie T. Usher, Regina Hall

Rotten Tomatoes score: 30%, 4.55/10

Shaft is a 2019 American action comedy film directed by Tim Story, and a sequel to the 2000 film Shaft. After his best friend dies due to suspicious circumstances, FBI agent John Shaft III ...more
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Horrorcomicnerd added Taraji P. Henson, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Max Greenfield

Rotten Tomatoes score: 44%, 5.16/10

What Men Want is a 2019 romantic fantasy-comedy film directed by Adam Shankman. A woman (Taraji P. Henson) is boxed out by the male sports agents in her profession, but gains an unexpected edge ...more
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Horrorcomicnerd added Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Liam Neeson

Rotten Tomatoes score: 22%, 4.47/10

Men in Black International is a 2019 American science fiction action comedy film directed by F. Gary Gray, and a spin-off film in the Men in Black film series, based on the Malibu Marvel Comics ...more
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Horrorcomicnerd added Gabriel Bateman, Aubrey Plaza, Brian Tyree Henry

Rotten Tomatoes score: 64%, 5.84/10

Child's Play is a 2019 American horror film directed by Lars Klevberg, and a reboot of the 1988 film. A mother (Aubrey Plaza) gives her son (Gabriel Bateman) a toy doll for his birthday, unaware ...more
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Horrorcomicnerd added Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito

Rotten Tomatoes score: 46%, 5.53/10

Dumbo is a 2019 American fantasy adventure film directed by Tim Burton, based on the story by Helen Aberson. Holt Farrier (Colin Farrell), a one-armed war veteran and former circus star, is ...more
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Horrorcomicnerd added Octavia Spencer, Luke Evans, Juliette Lewis

Rotten Tomatoes score: 55%, 5.63/10

Ma is a 2019 American psychological horror film directed by Tate Taylor. A lonely woman (Octavia Spencer) befriends a group of teenagers and decides to let them party at her house but just when ...more
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Adam DeVine, Alexandra Shipp, Ron Funches

Rotten Tomatoes score: 14%, 3.43/10

Jexi (a.k.a. Lexi) is a 2019 American comedy film directed by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore. Phil (Adam DeVine) has no friends and not much of a life because he’s severely addicted to his phone but ...more
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Horrorcomicnerd added Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, Will Smith

Rotten Tomatoes score: 56%, 5.81/10

Aladdin is a 2019 American musical romantic fantasy adventure film directed by Guy Ritchie, based on the Arab-style folktale. Smitten with the free-spirited Princess Jasmine (Naomi Scott), an ...more
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Michael Ealy, Jesse Williams, Nicole Beharie

Rotten Tomatoes score: 6%, 4.24/10

Jacob's Ladder is a 2019 American psychological horror film directed by David M. Rosenthal, and a remake of the 1990 movie. After returning home from the Vietnam War, veteran Jacob Singer ...more
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Horrorcomicnerd added Jason Clarke, Amy Seimetz, John Lithgow

Rotten Tomatoes score: 57%, 5.93/10

Pet Sematary is a 2019 American supernatural horror film directed by Kevin Kölsch and Dennis Widmyer, based on the novel by Stephen King. When his toddler son is killed in an auto accident, ...more