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    22 Movies People Expected To Hate But Ended Up Loving

    Don't knock it 'til you try it, right?

    Have you ever seen a trailer for a new movie and just thought, “Well, this isn’t going to be that good.” Yeah, me too! But sometimes you watch it anyway out of boredom or curiosity and you end up being pleasantly surprised.

    And this week, when redditor u/PinkClouds asked, “What movie which you’d expect to be terrible is actually unexpectedly really good?”, it really highlighted some rather unexpected candidates.

    So, here are some movies that people expected to be terrible but found unexpectedly amazing.

    Megamind (2010)

    Megamind and Roxanne from "Megamind"

    The Lego Movie (2014)

    Wyldstyle, Emmet, and Vitruvius from "The Lego Movie"

    Edge of Tomorrow (2014)

    Major William Cage from "Edge of Tomorrow"

    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)

    Miles Morales looking at himself in a mirror in a scene from "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse"

    Stardust (2007)

    Charlie Cox and Claire Danes in "Stardust"

    School of Rock (2003)

    Jack Black playing a guitar in a classroom in "School of Rock"

    A Simple Favor (2018)

    Blake Lively and Anna Kendrick sitting on a couch and sipping drinks in "A SImple Favor"

    Big Hero 6 (2014)

    Baymax hugging Hiro in "Big Hero 6"

    Zootopia (2016)

    Nick Wilde and Judy Hopps from "Zootopia"

    Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

    Chris Pratt in "Guardians of the Galaxy"

    Happy Death Day (2017)

    Thersea holding a hammer and standing with her back facing the killer

    John Carter (2012)

    John and Dejah in "John Carter"

    Lord of the Rings (2001)

    Frodo and Gandalf in "Lord of the Rings"

    Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

    Captain America

    Mean Girls (2004)

    Cady, Karen, Regina, and Gretchen standing in the hallway in "Mean Girls"

    Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019)

    Detective Pikachu

    Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)

    K-2SO and Jyn Erso looking at each other

    Paddington 2 (2017)

    Paddington bear

    How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)

    Hiccup and Toothless in "How to Train Your Dragon 2"

    Zoolander (2001)

    Derek Zoolander in "Zoolander"

    Trolls (2016)

    Poppy and Branch in "Trolls"

    Finally, Pitch Perfect (2012)

    The Barden Bellas in "Pitch Perfect"

    Note: Some submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.