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Top rated perfunctory movies on Acorn TV

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory movies on Acorn TV! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best perfunctory movies on Acorn TV, 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 26 2021

1 Agora (2009)

A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn between his love for her and the possibility of gaining his freedom by joining the rising tide of Christianity.

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2009-05-17 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Rachel Weisz, Max Minghella

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    evoking
  2. Ranked #1 for
    visual metaphor
  3. Ranked #1 for
    figurative concept

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2 The Way Back (2010)

At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag—to take a perilous and uncertain journey to freedom as they cross deserts, mountains and several nations.

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2010-09-03 | Drama / Adventure

Cast

Colin Farrell, Ed Harris

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    realistic portrayal
  2. Ranked #2 for
    sweeping landscape
  3. Ranked #4 for
    scenic view

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3 Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1969)

Academy Award-honoree Peter O'Toole stars in this musical classic about a prim English schoolmaster who learns to show his compassion through the help of an outgoing showgirl. O'Toole, who received his fourth Oscar-nomination for this performance, is joined by '60s pop star Petula Clark and fellow Oscar-nominee Michael Redgrave.

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1969-11-05 | Drama / Music

Cast

Peter O'Toole, Petula Clark

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #324 for
    catchy music
  2. Ranked #363 for
    catchy tune
  3. Ranked #377 for
    weak ending

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4 Still Life: A Three Pines Mystery (2013)

Chief Inspector Armand Gamache and his team arrive in Three Pines to solve the unusual murder of a much-loved woman and find dark secrets shadowing this usually peaceful village.

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2013-09-15 | Mystery / TV Movie

Cast

Nathaniel Parker, Anthony Lemke

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #621 for
    odd casting
  2. Ranked #966 for
    hopelessly miscast
  3. Ranked #1040 for
    short-fused character

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5 The Scarlet Pimpernel (1982)

During the French Revolution, a mysterious English nobleman known only as The Scarlet Pimpernel (a humble wayside flower), snatches French aristos from the jaws of the guillotine, while posing as the foppish Sir Percy Blakeney in society. Percy falls for and marries the beautiful actress Marguerite St. Just, but she is involved with Chauvelin and Robespierre, and Percy's marriage to her may endanger the Pimpernel's plans to save the little Dauphin

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1982-11-09 | Action / Drama

Cast

Anthony Andrews, Jane Seymour

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #169 for
    rhythmic continuity of character development
  2. Ranked #378 for
    impelling and reinforcing
  3. Ranked #408 for
    lisp voice

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6 Mr. Morgan's Last Love (2013)

The film centres on a retired, widowed professor living in Paris who develops a special relationship with a younger French woman.

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2013-08-22 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Michael Caine, Clémence Poésy

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #43 for
    hitting false notes
  2. Ranked #1719 for
    soulful music
  3. Ranked #1759 for
    real downer

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7 Glorious 39 (2009)

A mysterious tale set around a traditional British family on the eve of World War Two. Oblivious to the looming shadow of World War II, the wealthy Keyes maintain a confident façade in the British countryside until daughter Anne becomes an unexpected pawn. Her accidental discovery of secret recordings creates a rift in the family.

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2009-11-20 | War / Drama

Cast

Romola Garai, Bill Nighy

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #119 for
    hitting false notes
  2. Ranked #601 for
    underacting
  3. Ranked #1499 for
    seriously flawed

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8 Wide Sargasso Sea (1993)

In the wake of Jamaican emancipation, French colonist Annette Cosway falls into poverty and marries racist Englishman Paul Mason. But when Annette's young son dies in a fire started by former slaves, Mason flees to England, leaving his grief-stricken wife and her Creole daughter Antoinette behind. Soon Antoinette learns she must marry to claim her inheritance and sets her sights on Rochester, an Englishman eerily similar to Mason.

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1993-04-16 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Karina Lombard, Nathaniel Parker

Rating

rating icon 5.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1648 for
    erotically charging
  2. Ranked #2133 for
    muddled mess
  3. Ranked #2546 for
    dadaism

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