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Top rated barely coherent movies that are also staying true to book

Check out today’s highest ranked barely coherent and staying true to book movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are barely coherent and staying true to book, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country. Maimovie provides context-aware recommendation based on extensive data gathered and analyzed by AI.

Last Update Jan 12 2021

1 The Da Vinci Code (2006)

A murder in Paris’ Louvre Museum and cryptic clues in some of Leonardo da Vinci’s most famous paintings lead to the discovery of a religious mystery. For 2,000 years a secret society closely guards information that — should it come to light — could rock the very foundations of Christianity.

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2006-05-17 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Tom Hanks, Audrey Tautou

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more tolerable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    high hopes
  3. Ranked #1 for
    completely hooked

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2 A Wrinkle in Time (2018)

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

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2018-03-08 | Adventure / Science Fiction

Cast

Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey

Rating

rating icon 5.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bothersome voice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    thoroughly disappointing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    botched

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3 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)

Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."

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2005-04-28 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Martin Freeman, Zooey Deschanel

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rapid fire dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    mild diversion
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for pleasant evening

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4 Howl's Moving Castle (2004)

When Sophie, a shy young woman, is cursed with an old body by a spiteful witch, her only chance of breaking the spell lies with a self-indulgent yet insecure young wizard and his companions in his legged, walking castle.

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2004-11-19 | Fantasy / Animation

Cast

Chieko Baisho, Takuya Kimura

Rating

rating icon 8.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    well-rounded character
  2. Ranked #3 for
    most inventive
  3. Ranked #3 for
    deviating from book

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5 High-Rise (2015)

Life for the residents of a tower block begins to run out of control.

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2015-11-22 | Drama

Cast

Tom Hiddleston, Sienna Miller

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    society in general
  2. Ranked #1 for
    subtle directing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    dream-like

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6 John Carter (2012)

John Carter is a war-weary, former military captain who's inexplicably transported to the mysterious and exotic planet of Barsoom (Mars) and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and Carter rediscovers his humanity when he realizes the survival of Barsoom and its people rests in his hands.

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2012-03-07 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    reasonably faithful
  2. Ranked #2 for
    delightfully entertaining
  3. Ranked #2 for
    stunning visual

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7 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)

Siblings Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter step through a magical wardrobe and find the land of Narnia. There, they discover a charming, once peaceful kingdom that has been plunged into eternal winter by the evil White Witch, Jadis. Aided by the wise and magnificent lion, Aslan, the children lead Narnia into a spectacular, climactic battle to be free of the Witch's glacial powers forever.

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2005-12-07 | Adventure / Family

Cast

Georgie Henley, Skandar Keynes

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    greatly anticipated
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most dazzling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    very nice

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8 Bird Box (2018)

Five years after an ominous unseen presence drives most of society to suicide, a survivor and her two children make a desperate bid to reach safety.

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2018-12-13 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Sandra Bullock, Trevante Rhodes

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    too many unanswered questions
  2. Ranked #1 for
    left unexplained
  3. Ranked #1 for
    lingering question

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9 Striptease (1996)

Bounced from her job, Erin Grant needs money if she's to have any chance of winning back custody of her child. But, eventually, she must confront the naked truth: to take on the system, she'll have to take it all off. Erin strips to conquer, but she faces unintended circumstances when a hound dog of a Congressman zeroes in on her and sharpens the shady tools at his fingertips, including blackmail and murder.

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1996-06-28 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Demi Moore, Burt Reynolds

Rating

rating icon 5.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    clownish
  2. Ranked #3 for
    smoking hot actor
  3. Ranked #3 for
    completely unfunny

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10 Pet Sematary (2019)

Dr. Louis Creed and his wife, Rachel, move from Boston to Ludlow, in rural Maine, with their two young children. Hidden in the woods near the new family home, Ellie, their eldest daughter, discovers a mysterious cemetery where the pets of community members are buried.

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2019-04-04 | Thriller / Horror

Cast

Jason Clarke, Amy Seimetz

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unique take
  2. Ranked #1 for
    feeling tacked on
  3. Ranked #1 for
    staying true to original

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