21 Movie Climaxes People Hate Because They're Just So Gosh Darn Disappointing
"The plot twist had no backing."
1. In Us, when it turned out Red and Adelaide had switched places, and her son somehow knew (??):
2. In Shutter Island, when it was revealed that Teddy was actually Andrew Laeddis, a murderer and psychiatric patient.
3. In Sixteen Candles, when Jake showed up to be with Sam.
4. In X-Men Origins: Wolverine, when the assumed-dead Wade Wilson/Deadpool returned as the mutant killer Weapon XI:
5. In Antebellum, when Veronica escaped the plantation only to discover she had actually been in a civil war reenactment park:
6. In Weathering with You, when Hina sacrificed herself for the greater good but Hodaka decided to bring her back, dooming Tokyo:
7. In Then Came You, when Skye dies and nothing ever happens between her and Calvin:
8. In Glass, when actual superhuman David Dunn was killed in a puddle:
9. In Frozen, when Hans turned out to be the bad guy instead of Anna's true love:
10. And in Frozen 2, when Elsa's mom appeared and revealed that Elsa was the fifth spirit:
11. In The Village, when it turned out it was modern times and the "monsters" were just members of the village:
12. In The Notebook, when it turned out the old couple were Noah and Allie and then they died together:
13. In Toy Story 4, when Woody decided to leave all his friends to stay with Bo Peep:
14. In Star Wars: Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker, when it was revealed that Rey was a Palpatine:
15. In Wonder Woman, when Sir Patrick was revealed to be Ares:
16. In Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, when Voldemort died via his skin flaking off.
17. In Gone Girl, when Amy returned and told Nick she was pregnant:
18. In Split, when The Beast was revealed:
19. In Remember Me, when it was revealed to be Sept. 11 and that Teddy was at the Twin Towers:
20. In The Goonies, when Rosalita discovers Mikey's marble bag filled with gems, meaning the Goonies didn't have to move:
21. And finally, in Hide and Seek, when David finds out he's Charlie:
What other movie twists and climaxes just fell flat for you? Let us know in the comments!
Submissions have been edited for length/clarity.