Top ten weirdest movies


According to my current best analysis of the NetFlix Prize data set, the following are the movies for which the most surprising models of viewer ratings can be justified. Viewer ratings for these movies are non-random in an unusual way.

10. The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

9. Pee-Wee's Big Adventure

8. Punch-Drunk Love

7. Spaceballs

6. Zoolander

5. Napoleon Dynamite

4. Rushmore

3. Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

2. The Royal Tenenbaums

1. Wet Hot American Summer

This list will be updated as my method of analysis improves.

Update 29/12/2006: The following are from my 0.9135 RMSE submission (note: as above, I've omitted non-movies such as TV series):

10. Roger & Me

9. Patch Adams

8. The Rocky Horror Picture Show

7. Fahrenheit 9/11

6. Napoleon Dynamite

5. Sister Act

4. Bowling for Columbine

3. Open Water

2. The Passion of the Christ

1. What the #$*! Do We Know!?