Netflix is a great movie streaming service but not everything available to watch is good. Here' we round up the 15 worst movies on Netflix in the UK, both for your amusement and so you can avoid them like the plague. See also: Netflix vs Amazon Instant Video comparison review: What's the best streaming service?
Following on from our feature on how to navigate Netflix and improve your recommendations and our list of the best 80 movies on Netflix, here are 15 totally awful films not to waste your time watching. These titles were all available to stream on Netflix in the UK on 8 August 2014. They may or may not be removed.
15 worst movies on Netflix UK
Who: Miley Cyrus and Demi Moore
Netflix says: Lola and her friends struggle to elude their bewildered parents, pull off daring hookups and sow some wild oats in this coming-of-age comedy.
What: Return of the Killer Tomatoes
Who: Michael Villani, Harvey Weber, John Astin
Netflix says: Crazed professor Gangreen is back and scheming to obtain world domination with his creation of genetically enhanced tomato fighters.
What: Night of the Creeps
Who: Jason Lively, Steve Marshall, Jill Whitlow
Netflix says: It's up to a chain-smoking ex-cop to save the day when alien slugs once frozen inside a corpse begin infecting young coeds, turning them into zombies.
What: Soul Plane
Who: Tom Arnold, Kevin Hart, Method Man
Netflix says: When Nashawn wins $100 million, he launches his own airline, complete with a casino, bootylicious flight attendants and Snoop Dogg as the pilot.
Who: Sigourney Weaver and Jennifer Love Hewitt
Netflix says: In this stylish comedy, a mother-daughter con team makes money the old-fashioned way: They use their feminine wiles to swindle it.
What: Year One
Who: Jack Black, Michael Cera, Oliver Platt
Netflix says: Cast out of his village after eating the proverbial forbidden fruit, an oafish Neanderthal and his sidekick set off on a trip through biblical times.
What: Disaster Movie
Who: Jason Friedberg, Matt Lanter, Vanessa Minnillo
Netflix says: Trapped in a city ravaged by natural disasters, three friends get swept up in a series of adventures as they look for a way to stop the onslaught.
Who: Ranveer Singh, Priyanka Chopra, Arjun Kapoor
Netflix says: Two childhood friends travel from Bangladesh to Calcutta during the turbulent 1970s, becoming criminal superstars who both fall for a cabaret dancer.
What: The Hot Chick
Who: Tom Brady, Rob Schneider
Netflix says: A cheerleader's shallowness gets her in trouble when she steals a cursed set of earrings and winds up trapped in the body of a 30-year-old male loser.
What: The Sweetest Thing
Who: Roger Kumble, Cameron Diaz, Christina Applegate
Netflix says: After a brief nightclub encounter with a handsome real-estate agent, a party girl and her best friends embark on a wild road trip to track him down.
What: Street Fighter
Who: Steven De Souza, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Raul Julia
Netflix says: Intrepid Col. William Guile takes on a malevolent warlord who kidnaps a busload of Guile's Allied Nations relief workers and holds them for ransom.
What: Alone In The Dark
Who: Uwe Boll, Christian Slater, Tara Reid
Netflix says: A private sleuth who specializes in supernatural phenomena is forced to work with his archaeologist ex-girlfriend to defeat a demonic ancient tribe.
What: White Chicks
Who: Keenen Ivory Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans
Netflix says: Two black FBI agents consigned to baby-sitting a pair of empty-headed socialites pose as the white party girls to flush out their would-be kidnappers.
What: Labour Pains
Who: Lara Shapiro, Lindsay Lohan, Luke Kirby
Netflix says: When her boss threatens to fire her, an office worker comes up with an excuse for staying employed: She's pregnant. Trouble is, she isn't expecting.
What: The Scorpion King 2: Rise Of A Warrior
Who: Russel Mulcahy, Michael Copon, Randy Couture
Netflix says: This action-driven prequel tells the heroic tale of young Mathayus and his relentless quest for justice against powerful villain King Sargon.