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Top rated boring and uneventful movies that are also like a history lesson

Check out today’s highest ranked boring and uneventful and like a history lesson movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are boring and uneventful and like a history lesson, 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 Aug 14 2020

1 Richard the Lionheart: Rebellion (2015)

The year is 1173. England and France are at war. The destiny of the two great powers has never been so intertwined. As King Henry's wife, Queen Eleanor, is captured and imprisoned by the king himself, Richard and his brothers lead the fight against their father in a heartless war. Allegiances shift with each victory or defeat as the destinies of England and France keep swaying in a delicate balance.

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2015-06-11 | History / Action

Cast

Valeri Alessandro, Elisa Allara

Rating

rating icon 2.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #25 for
    poorly put together
  2. Ranked #54 for
    semi-professional directing
  3. Ranked #72 for
    beautiful location

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2 The Irishman (2019)

Pennsylvania, 1956. Frank Sheeran, a war veteran of Irish origin who works as a truck driver, accidentally meets mobster Russell Bufalino. Once Frank becomes his trusted man, Bufalino sends him to Chicago with the task of helping Jimmy Hoffa, a powerful union leader related to organized crime, with whom Frank will maintain a close friendship for nearly twenty years.

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2019-11-01 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Robert De Niro, Al Pacino

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    swan song
  2. Ranked #1 for
    very slow moving
  3. Ranked #1 for
    skillful editing

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3 Lincoln (2012)

The revealing story of the 16th US President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come.

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2012-11-09 | History / Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    towering
  2. Ranked #1 for
    thorny
  3. Ranked #1 for
    high-minded

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4 The King (2019)

England, 15th century. Hal, a capricious prince who lives among the populace far from court, is forced by circumstances to reluctantly accept the throne and become Henry V.

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2019-10-11 | Drama / History

Cast

Ben Mendelsohn, Bence Bakti

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    certainly worth checking
  2. Ranked #3 for
    metrosexual
  3. Ranked #3 for
    captivating finish

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5 Vice (2018)

George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney's impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House Minority Whip and defense secretary. When Bush wins by a narrow margin, Cheney begins to use his newfound power to help reshape the country and the world.

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2018-12-25 | Drama / History

Cast

Christian Bale, Amy Adams

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    liberal view
  2. Ranked #1 for
    conservative
  3. Ranked #2 for
    for political discussion

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6 Pompeii (2014)

In 79 A.D., Milo, a slave turned gladiator, finds himself in a race against time to save his true love Cassia, the beautiful daughter of a wealthy merchant who has been unwillingly betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts in a torrent of blazing lava, Milo must fight his way out of the arena in order to save his beloved as the once magnificent Pompeii crumbles around him.

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2014-02-18 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Rebecca Eady

Rating

rating icon 5.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    ultra-cheesy lines
  2. Ranked #4 for
    scenery-chewing performance
  3. Ranked #5 for
    perfectly adequate

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7 Schindler's List (1993)

The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory during World War II.

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1993-11-30 | Drama / History

Cast

Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley

Rating

rating icon 8.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    inhumane character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    compulsory watch
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most powerful

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8 The Patriot (2000)

After proving himself on the field of battle in the French and Indian War, Benjamin Martin wants nothing more to do with such things, preferring the simple life of a farmer. But when his son Gabriel enlists in the army to defend their new nation, America, against the British, Benjamin reluctantly returns to his old life to protect his son.

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2000-06-28 | Drama / History

Cast

John F. Dzencelowcz II, Trevor Morgan

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more accurate
  2. Ranked #1 for
    like a history lesson
  3. Ranked #1 for
    historically accurate

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9 Saving Christmas (2014)

Kirk is enjoying the annual Christmas party extravaganza thrown by his sister until he realizes he needs to help out Christian, his brother-in-law who has a bad case of the bah-humbugs.

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2014-11-14 | Comedy / Family

Cast

Raphi Henly, David Shannon

Rating

rating icon 1.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    yawn inducing
  2. Ranked #5 for
    offensively bad
  3. Ranked #6 for
    warped view

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10 United 93 (2006)

A real time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on 9/11 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot.

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2006-04-28 | Drama / History

Cast

J.J. Johnson, Polly Adams

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    heroic acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ennobled characters
  3. Ranked #1 for
    non-professional actor

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