2017 Movies The Worst Movies of 2017  

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From bad sequels to disappointing reboots, the worst movies of 2017 are a variety of unfunny comedies and boring films. What is the worst movie of 2017?

2017 sequels, like Fifty Shades Darker and Transformers: The Last Knight, failed to redeem their respective franchises, while reboots like The Mummy and Baywatch disappointed everyone. Other bad movies on this list include Tupac biopic All Eyez on Me, studio cash grab The Emoji Movie, anime adaptation Ghost in the Shell, and Katherine Heigl thriller Unforgettable

Vote up the movies you think are the worst films of 2017. Feel free to add any bad 2017 movies missing from the list. 

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T.J. Miller, Anna Faris, James Corden

Rotten Tomatoes score: 10%

The Emoji Movie is a 2017 American 3D computer-animated buddy adventure comedy film written and directed by Tony Leondis. Gene (T.J. Miller), a multi-expressional emoji who lives in a phone, ...more

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Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Kim Basinger

Rotten Tomatoes score: 10%

Fifty Shades Darker is 2017 erotic romantic drama film based on a novel of same name by British author E. L. James. It is the second film in the Fifty Shades film series, and a sequel to 2015 ...more

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Mark Wahlberg, Josh Duhamel, Stanley Tucci

Rotten Tomatoes score: 15%

Transformers: The Last Knight is a 2017 American science-fiction action film directed by Michael Bay, based on the toy line, and the fifth film in the series. With Optimus Prime gone, the ...more

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Tyler Perry, Cassi Davis, Patrice Lovely

Rotten Tomatoes score: 8%

Boo 2! A Madea Halloween is a 2017 American comedy horror film written and directed by Tyler Perry. Madea (Perry), Bam (Cassi Davis), and Hattie (Patrice Lovely) venture to a haunted campground ...more

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Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella, Annabelle Wallis

Rotten Tomatoes score: 16%

The Mummy is a 2017 American action-adventure horror film directed by Alex Kurtzman. It is a reboot of The Mummy franchise and the first installment in the Universal Monsters shared universe. ...more

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Lucas Till, Jane Levy, Amy Ryan

Rotten Tomatoes score: 32%

Monster Trucks is a 2016 American comedy film directed by Chris Wedge. A young man (Lucas Till) working at a small town junkyard discovers and befriends a creature which feeds on oil being ...more

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Amy Schumer, Goldie Hawn, Joan Cusack

Rotten Tomatoes score: 36%

Snatched is a 2017 American action comedy film directed by Jonathan Levine and written by Katie Dippold. A mother and daughter become part of an unexpected adventure when a vacation goes wrong.

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Dax Shepard, Michael Peña, Vincent D'Onofrio

Rotten Tomatoes score: 15%

CHiPs is a 2017 action comedy buddy cop film written and directed by Dax Shepard, based on the 1970s television series of the same name. Two middle-aged LA motorcycle cops, Officer Jon Baker ...more

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Demi Lovato, Rainn Wilson, Joe Manganiello

Rotten Tomatoes score: 37%

Smurfs: The Lost Village is a 2017 American 3D computer-animated comedy-adventure film produced by Sony Pictures Animation and The Kerner Entertainment Company, with animation by Sony Pictures ...more

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Vin Diesel, Samuel L. Jackson, Donnie Yen

Rotten Tomatoes score: 44%

xXx: Return of Xander Cage is a 2017 American action film directed by D. J. Caruso. Xander Cage (Vin Diesel) is left for dead after an incident, though he secretly returns to action for a new, ...more

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Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Alexandra Daddario

Rotten Tomatoes score: 18%

Baywatch is a 2017 American action comedy film directed by Seth Gordon, based on the television series of the same name. Mitch Buchannon (Dwayne Johnson) is the no-nonsense leader of an elite ...more

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Katherine Heigl, Rosario Dawson, Geoff Stults

Rotten Tomatoes score: 26%

Unforgettable is a 2017 American thriller film directed by Denise Di Novi. The film follows a divorcée (Katherine Heigl) who begins to torment the new fiancé (Rosario Dawson) of

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Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Shawn Roberts

Rotten Tomatoes score: 35%

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter is a 2016 3D science fiction action horror film written and directed by Paul W. S. Anderson. It is the sequel to Resident Evil: Retribution (2012) and the sixth ...more

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Nat Wolff, Margaret Qualley, Keith Stanfield

Rotten Tomatoes score: 40%

Death Note is a 2017 American supernatural horror-thriller film directed by Adam Wingard, based on the manga series of the same name. Light Turner (Nat Wolff) stumbles across a mystical notebook ...more

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Rotten Tomatoes score: 9%

The Snowman is a 2017 British crime thriller drama film directed by Tomas Alfredson, based on the novel by Jo Nesbø. Detective Harry Hole (Michael Fassbender) investigates the ...more

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Rotten Tomatoes score: 23%

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Scarlett Johansson, Zoë Kravitz, Kate McKinnon

Rotten Tomatoes score: 46%

Rock That Body is a 2017 comedy film directed by Lucia Aniello. Five friends from college (Scarlett Johansson, Kate McKinnon, Jillian Bell, Ilana Glazer, and Zoë Kravitz) reunite when they ...more

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Eugenio Derbez, Salma Hayek, Rob Lowe

Rotten Tomatoes score: 38%

How to Be a Latin Lover is a 2017 American comedy film directed by Ken Marino. Having made a career of seducing rich older women, Maximo (Eugenio Derbez) is dumped by a much older wealthy woman ...more

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Demetrius Shipp Jr., Kat Graham, Lauren Cohan

Rotten Tomatoes score: 18%

All Eyez on Me is a 2017 American biographical drama film about hip-hop artist Tupac Shakur, directed by Benny Boom and written by Jeremy Haft, Eddie Gonzalez and Steven Bagatourian.

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Andy Lau, Matt Damon, Willem Dafoe

Rotten Tomatoes score: 35%

The Great Wall is a 2016 epic historical fiction action-adventure monster film directed by Zhang Yimou. During the Song dynasty, a few miles north of the Great Wall, William (Matt Damon), Tovar ...more

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Tom Hanks, Emma Watson, John Boyega

Rotten Tomatoes score: 17%

The Circle is a 2017 science-fiction thriller film directed and written by James Ponsoldt, based on the 2013 novel of the same name by Dave Eggers. The film stars Tom Hanks, Emma Watson, John ...more

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Tara Strong, Ashleigh Ball, Andrea Libman

Rotten Tomatoes score: 44%

My Little Pony: The Movie is an upcoming 2017 Canadian–American animated musical fantasy film based on the television series My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic developed by Lauren Faust, as ...more

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Alycia Debnam-Carey, William Moseley, Connor Paolo

Rotten Tomatoes score: 20%

Friend Request is a 2016 German supernatural-psychological horror film directed by Simon Verhoeven. A popular college student (Alycia Debnam-Carey) graciously accepts a social outcast's online ...more

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Gerard Butler, Jim Sturgess, Abbie Cornish

Rotten Tomatoes score: 12%

Geostorm is a 2017 American disaster science-fiction action film directed by Dean Devlin. A satellite designer (Gerard Butler) must save the world from a storm of epic proportions caused by ...more

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Kate Beckinsale, Theo James, Tobias Menzies

Rotten Tomatoes score: 19%

Underworld: Blood Wars is a 2016 action horror film directed by Anna Foerster. It is the fifth installment in the Underworld franchise. Vampire death dealer Selene (Kate Beckinsale) continues ...more

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Charlie Hunnam, Aidan Gillen, Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey

Rotten Tomatoes score: 27%

King Arthur: Legend of the Sword is a 2017 Australian-American epic adventure drama film directed by Guy Ritchie. The young Arthur (Charlie Hunnam) runs the back passages of Londinium with his ...more

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Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Linda Cardellini

Rotten Tomatoes score: 17%

Daddy's Home 2 is a 2017 American comedy film directed by Sean Anders. Father Dusty (Mark Wahlberg) and stepfather Brad (Will Ferrell) must deal with their respective fathers Kurt (Mel Gibson) ...more

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Ice Cube, Charlie Day, Christina Hendricks

Rotten Tomatoes score: 26%

Fist Fight is a 2017 comedy film directed by Richie Keen. It is a loose remake of the 1987 teen comedy film Three O'Clock High. After high school teacher Andy Campbell (Charlie Day) accidentally ...more

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The Dark Tower is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Worst Movies of 2017
kotbayun added Idris Elba, Tom Taylor, Matthew McConaughey

Rotten Tomatoes score: 16%

The Dark Tower is a 2017 science fantasy western horror film directed by Nikolaj Arcel, based on the series of novels of the same name by Stephen King. Jake Chambers (Tom Taylor) is a young ...more

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Matt Damon, Christoph Waltz, Hong Chau Downsizing is a 2017 American science fiction comedy-drama film directed by Alexander Payne. After scientists discover a safe yet permanent procedure to shrink humans, everyman Paul (Matt Damon) ...more

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Naomi Watts, Jaeden Lieberher, Jacob Tremblay

Rotten Tomatoes score: 22%

The Book of Henry is an American drama film directed by Colin Trevorrow. A precocious 11-year-old boy, Henry Carpenter (Jaeden Lieberher), has a crush on their neighbor Christina (Maddie ...more

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Anna Kendrick, Craig Robinson, June Squibb

Rotten Tomatoes score: 24%

Table 19 is a 2017 comedy film directed by Jeffrey Blitz and written by Jay Duplass and Mark Duplass. Eloise McGarry (Anna Kendrick) is invited to a wedding, and finds herself seated at Table ...more

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Kidnap is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Worst Movies of 2017
Halle Berry, Sage Correa, Lew Temple

Rotten Tomatoes score: 34%

Kidnap is a 2017 American abduction thriller film directed by Luis Prieto and written by Knate Gwaltney. It follows a mother who tries to rescue her abducted son from dangerous kidnappers.

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The Boss Baby is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Worst Movies of 2017
starwarssuperfan added Alec Baldwin, Miles Bakshi, Steve Buscemi The Boss Baby is a 2017 American computer-animated comedy film directed by Tom McGrath, loosely based on the 2010 book by Marla Frazee. A suit-wearing, briefcase-carrying baby (Alec Baldwin) ...more

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Will Ferrell, Amy Poehler, Ryan Simpkins

Rotten Tomatoes score: 17%

The House is an American comedy film directed by Andrew J. Cohen, who co-wrote it with Brendan O'Brien. Scott (Will Ferrell) and his wife Kate (Amy Poehler) team up with their neighbors to start ...more

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Alexandra Daddario, Kate Upton, Matt Barr

Rotten Tomatoes score: 0%

The Layover is a 2017 American-Canadian road trip sex comedy film directed by William H. Macy. Best friends Kate (Alexandra Daddario) and Meg (Kate Upton) fight over the same guy during an ...more

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Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Kathryn Hahn

Rotten Tomatoes score: 27%

A Bad Moms Christmas is a 2017 American Christmas comedy film directed by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore. The sequel follows moms Amy (Mila Kunis), Kiki (Kristen Bell), and Carla (Kathryn Hahn) ...more

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Scarlett Johansson, Takeshi Kitano, Michael Pitt

Rotten Tomatoes score: 44%

Ghost in the Shell is a 2017 science fiction action film directed by Rupert Sanders, based on the Japanese manga of the same name by Masamune Shirow. Cyborg counter-cyberterrorist field ...more

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Owen Wilson, Ed Helms, J. K. Simmons Father Figures is a 2017 American road trip buddy mystery comedy film directed by Lawrence Sher. Upon learning that their mother has been lying to them for years about their allegedly deceased ...more

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Power Rangers is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Worst Movies of 2017
Tom Kame added Dacre Montgomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler Power Rangers is a 2017 American superhero film directed by Dean Israelite, based on the Saban franchise. A group of high school students, who are infused with unique superpowers, harness their ...more

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Zaschitniki is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Worst Movies of 2017
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Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Michelle Pfeiffer

Rotten Tomatoes score: 69%

mother! is an American psychological horror thriller film, written and directed by Darren Aronofsky. A couple's relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting ...more

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9/11 is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Worst Movies of 2017
9/11 is an American film directed by Martin Guigui and based on the stage play Elevator by Patrick Carson that takes place during the September 11, 2001 attacks at the World Trade Center in New ...more

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HenryEwing added Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst The Beguiled is a 2017 American drama film written and directed by Sofia Coppola, based on the novel The Beguiled (originally published as A Painted Devil) by Thomas P. Cullinan. During the ...more

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Dear Dictator is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Worst Movies of 2017
Michael Caine, Odeya Rush, Katie Holmes Dear Dictator is a 2018 American satire comedy film directed by Lisa Addario and Joe Syracuse. After becoming pen pals with a 16-year-old American girl (Odeya Rush), a deposed dictator (Michael ...more

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Sleepless is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Movies of 2017
Jamie Foxx, T.I., Michelle Monaghan Sleepless is a 2017 American action thriller film directed by Baran bo Odar, written by Andrea Berloff. A Las Vegas police detective (Jamie Foxx) with a connection to the criminal underground ...more

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Will Smith, Joel Edgerton, Noomi Rapace Bright is a 2017 American urban fantasy action crime film directed by David Ayer. In an alternate present where humans and fantasy creatures have co-existed since the beginning of time, human ...more

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Gerald's Game is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Worst Movies of 2017
Tom Kame added Carla Gugino, Bruce Greenwood, Carol Stuycken Gerald's Game is a 2017 American survival horror film directed by Mike Flanagan, based on Stephen King's novel. While trying to spice up their marriage in their remote lake house, Jessie (Carla ...more

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Matt Passmore, Callum Keith Rennie, Clé Bennett Jigsaw is a 2017 American horror film directed by Michael and Peter Spierig. The eighth installment in the Saw franchise picks up over a decade after the death of the eponymous Jigsaw killer ...more

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Denzel Washington, Colin Farrell, Carmen Ejogo Roman J. Israel, Esq. is a 2017 American legal drama film directed by Dan Gilroy. When his partner has a heart attack, liberal lawyer Roman J. Israel (Denzel Washington) suddenly becomes the ...more