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The Worst Movies Of 2018  

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List Rules Vote UP the worst movies released in 2018, and vote down the movies that you actually enjoyed.

For every critically acclaimed hit that came out in 2018, there are an equal number of films that could qualify as the worst movies of this year. What were the worst movies of 2018? 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 Fifty Shades Freed, Den of Thieves, Insidious: The Last Key, and Nostalgia

Featuring the lowest Rotten Tomatoes scores of 2018, this list of bad movies will help rank the year's films in terms of poor quality. Which 2018 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 2018.

Looking for more bad movies? Check out The Worst Movies of 2019 list.

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 11%

Fifty Shades Freed is a 2018 American erotic romantic drama film directed by James Foley, based on the novel by E. L. James. Now married, Ana (Dakota Johnson) and Christian (Jamie Dornan) face ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 7%

Slender Man is a 2018 American horror film directed by Sylvain White, based on the myth created by Eric Knudsen. Terror strikes when unsuspecting victims cross paths with a tall, thin, ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 19%

Sherlock Gnomes is a 2018 British-American 3D computer-animated fantasy romantic comedy mystery film directed by John Stevenson. Gnomeo (James McAvoy) and Juliet (Emily Blunt) recruit detective ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 41%

A Wrinkle in Time is a 2018 American science fantasy adventure film directed by Ava DuVernay. After learning that her astrophysicist father is being held captive on a distant planet, Meg Murry ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 22%

Show Dogs is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Raja Gosnell. Max (Ludacris), a macho but lonely Rottweiler police dog, is ordered to go undercover as a primped show dog in a prestigious ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 36%

I Feel Pretty is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein. Upon waking up from a fall, the once-insecure Renee Barrett (Amy Schumer) now believes she is the most ...more
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Ranker Video

Rotten Tomatoes score: 0%

Gotti is a 2018 American biographical crime drama film directed by Kevin Connolly. The story of crime boss John Gotti (John Travolta) and his son (Spencer Lofranco).
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 17%

Truth or Dare is a 2018 American supernatural horror film directed by Jeff Wadlow. College students are haunted by spirits after playing the supernatural version of Truth or Dare.
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 16%

Robin Hood is a 2018 American action-adventure film directed by Otto Bathurst, based on the classic tale. A war-hardened Crusader (Taron Egerton) and his Moorish commander (Jamie Foxx) mount an ...more
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Ranker Video

Rotten Tomatoes score: 12%

Siberia is a 2018 romantic crime thriller directed by Matthew Ross. Upon traveling to Russia to sell rare blue diamonds of questionable origin, a diamond merchant (Keanu Reeves) falls into an ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 25%

The 15:17 to Paris is a 2018 American biographical drama film directed by Clint Eastwood, based on the 2015 Thalys train attack. Three Americans (Spencer Stone, Anthony Sadler, and Alek ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 22%

The Happytime Murders is a 2018 American puppet comedy thriller film directed by Brian Henson. In a world where puppets co-exist with humans as second class citizens, puppet private eye and ...more
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Caravaggio added

Rotten Tomatoes score: 47%

Red Sparrow is a 2018 American spy thriller film directed by Francis Lawrence, based on the book by Jason Matthews. A Russian spy (Jennifer Lawrence) falls for a CIA officer (Joel Edgerton) and ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 13%

God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness is a 2018 Christian drama film directed by Michael Mason, and the third installment in the series. Pastor Dave (David A.R. White) responds to the unimaginable ...more
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Caravaggio added

Rotten Tomatoes score: 13%

The Kissing Booth is a 2018 romantic comedy film directed by Vince Marcello. A pretty, teenage girl (Joey King), who has never-been-kissed, finds her life turned totally upside down when she ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 14%

The Darkest Minds is a 2018 American science fiction thriller film directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson, based on the novel by Alexandra Bracken. After a disease takes out 98% of America's children, ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 18%

The Titan is a 2018 science fiction thriller film directed by Lennart Ruff. After Air Force pilot Rick Janssen (Sam Worthington) undergoes a military experiment that enhances humans, he begins ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 31%

Insidious: The Last Key is a 2018 American supernatural horror film directed by Adam Robitel, and the fourth installment in the Insidious franchise. Elise Rainier (Lin Shaye) goes on to ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 22%

River Runs Red is a 2018 thriller film directed by Wes Miller. When the son of a successful judge (Taye Diggs) is killed by two police officers (Luke Hemsworth/Gianni Capaldi) and the system ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 17%

The Cloverfield Paradox is a 2018 American science fiction horror film directed by Julius Onah, and is the third installment in the Cloverfield franchise. After using a particle accelerator, a ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 13%

Life Itself is a 2018 American-Spanish drama film directed by Dan Fogelman. The lives of people from New York to Spain intersect over the course of different generations.
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 30%

The Nun is a 2018 American horror film directed by Corin Hardy, and the fifth installment in The Conjuring series. In 1952 at the Cârța Monastery in Romania, a nun (Charlotte Hope), a ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 6%

Renegades, known as American Renegades in the United States, is a 2017 action thriller film directed by Steven Quale. A team of Navy SEALs is hired to salvage Nazi gold stored in a bank vault in ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 14%

Damascus Cover is a 2017 political thriller film directed by Daniel Zelik Berk, based on the 1977 novel by Howard Kaplan. A spy (Jonathan Rhys Meyers) navigates the precarious terrain of love ...more
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 9%

Game Over, Man! is a 2018 Netflix action comedy film directed by Kyle Newacheck. Three friends (Adam DeVine, Anders Holm, and Blake Anderson) are on the verge of getting their video game ...more