15 Suuuuuper Obvious "They Ran Out Of Ideas" Movie Plots That Never Should Have Happened

    Okay, but why would aliens who hate water invade a planet that's 75% water?

    We asked the BuzzFeed Community which movie moments were so out of place it felt like the writers clearly stopped trying. Here's what they said:

    1. In Wonder Woman 1984, when Steve Trevor randomly took over someone else's body even though he died in the first movie.

    A man stands in front of Diana saying "I can save today, but you can save the world." Then he turns into Steve Trevor.

    2. In Spider-Man 3, when Peter kissed Gwen Stacy even though he knew Mary Jane — whom he was about to propose to —was there watching.

    Mary Jane watches as Peter tells Gwen to kiss him.

    3. In Signs, when we find out the aliens don't like water, but they also decided to invade a planet that was 75% water.

    Water spills and burns an alien.

    4. In The Kissing Booth 3, when Elle rejected Marco — who she was much better suited for — to stay in her failing relationship with Noah, and then they broke up anyway.

    Elle tells Marco that he needs to leave and then Noah breaks up with her immediately after.

    5. In Shrek, when Shrek spent the entire movie embracing his grossness and meanness, but then got upset when he *thought* he heard Donkey and Fiona talking badly about him behind his back.

    Shrek listens to Fiona tell Donkey that no one could ever love a beast so hideous and ugly, meaning herself.

    6. In Pleasantville, when Reese Witherspoon's character decides to stay in this alternative '50s TV show world while her brother goes back to reality.

    David asks Jennifer if she wants to go back home, but she says she needs to stay and "do this" for a little while.

    7. In Avengers: Age of Ultron, when Bruce Banner and Natasha Romanoff suddenly had a fling despite having zero chemistry and nothing in common.

    Natasha asks Banner if he'll turn green and he says no because he has a compelling reason not to, meaning her. She says she adores him and then they kiss.

    8. In Booksmart, when Miss Fine went to the underage party, drank with kids, and hooked up with one of her students.

    Ms. Fine says, "This is amazing." Her student responds, "You're amazing." Then she asks if he's 20 years old.

    9. In The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 2, when Katniss finally decided to settle down with Peeta and have a family.

    Katniss sits at a picnic with Peeta and their kids.

    10. In Sex and the City 2, when seemingly perfect Aidan cheated on his wife with Carrie.

    Carrie and Aidan are at dinner then they kiss.

    11. In Legally Blonde, when Vivian settled her differences with Elle but was then immediately convinced that she'd slept with Professor Callahan to get ahead.

    Vivian tells Elle that maybe she should sleep with the jury too, then they might win the case.

    12. In Avengers: Endgame, when Steve went back in time so he could live his life with Peggy, knowing full well that she would have moved on, gotten married, and had kids.

    Steve Rogers and Peggy dancing in their home and kiss. Then back in present-day when Steve Rogers is an old man.

    13. Also in Avengers: Endgame, when Black Widow sacrificed herself for all of humankind, but her friends never mourned her death and they only had a funeral for Tony Stark.

    Black Widow right before she dies and the rest of the Avengers at a funeral for Tony Stark.

    14. In Pitch Perfect 3, when Jesse dumped Beca for some other girl, even though that totally went against his character arc, just so Beca could have a new love interest for the movie.

    Beca tells Amy that her long distance relationship with Jesse didn't work because he lives 3000 miles away with his new girlfriend. Amy is surprised he got over her so quickly.

    15. Finally, in Toy Story 4, when Woody left Bonnie and said goodbye to all of his friends at the end of the movie.

    Obviously, we can't fit everything, so tell us your favorite (or least favorite) out-of-ideas movie moment below.