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Top rated perfunctory movies on The Roku Channel

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory movies on The Roku Channel! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best perfunctory movies on The Roku Channel, 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 13 Assassins (2010)

A bravado period action film set at the end of Japan's feudal era in which a group of unemployed samurai are enlisted to bring down a sadistic lord and prevent him from ascending to the throne and plunging the country into a war-torn future.

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2010-09-09 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Koji Yakusho, Takayuki Yamada

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    duty-bound character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    evil deeds
  3. Ranked #4 for
    overlord

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2 A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)

David, a robotic boy—the first of his kind programmed to love—is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final acceptance by humans or machines, David embarks on a journey to discover where he truly belongs, uncovering a world in which the line between robot and machine is both vast and profoundly thin.

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2001-06-29 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Haley Joel Osment, Frances O'Connor

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    director with uncanny ability
  2. Ranked #1 for
    visually astounding
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fading out

Trailer

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3 The Grandmaster (2013)

Ip Man's peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the sake of regaining her family's honor. After the Second Sino-Japanese War, Ip Man moves to Hong Kong and struggles to provide for his family. In the mean time, Gong Er chooses the path of vengeance after her father was killed by Ma San.

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2013-01-10 | Action / Drama

Cast

Tony Leung Chiu-Wai, Zhang Ziyi

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    exponent cast
  2. Ranked #1 for
    style and substance
  3. Ranked #2 for
    confusing mess

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4 Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)

Ricky is a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues, and the two are forced to put aside their differences and work together to survive.

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2016-03-31 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Sam Neill, Julian Dennison

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    grumpy man
  2. Ranked #1 for
    absolute gem
  3. Ranked #1 for
    utterly charming

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5 Black Book (2006)

In the Nazi-occupied Netherlands during World War II, a Jewish singer infiltrates the regional Gestapo headquarters for the Dutch resistance.

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2006-09-01 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Carice van Houten, Sebastian Koch

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    twists and turns
  2. Ranked #4 for
    gratuitous gore
  3. Ranked #4 for
    liberating

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6 Capote (2005)

A biopic of the writer, Truman Capote and his assignment for The New Yorker to write the non-fiction book, 'In Cold Blood'.

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2005-09-30 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Philip Seymour Hoffman, Catherine Keener

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    giving look inside
  2. Ranked #1 for
    gaining insight
  3. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly complex

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7 Monster's Ball (2001)

Set in the southern USA, a racist white man, Hank, falls in love with a black woman named Leticia. Ironically, Hank is a prison guard working on Death Row who executed Leticia's husband. Hank and Leticia's inter-racial affair leads to confusion and new ideas for the two unlikely lovers.

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2001-06-07 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Billy Bob Thornton, Halle Berry

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bleak and depressing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    utterly compelling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    excellent performance

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8 Indecent Proposal (1993)

John Gage offers a down-on-his-luck yuppie husband $1 million for the opportunity to spend the night with the man's wife.

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1993-04-07 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Robert Redford, Demi Moore

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    moral question
  2. Ranked #4 for
    gentlemanly
  3. Ranked #5 for
    become instantly attracted

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9 Still Mine (2012)

An elderly couple fight against local authorities in rural New Brunswick to build their final home.

Info

2012-09-10 | Drama

Cast

James Cromwell, Geneviève Bujold

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #8 for
    less demanding
  2. Ranked #10 for
    robust
  3. Ranked #13 for
    unsentimental

Trailer

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10 The Passion of the Christ (2004)

A graphic portrayal of the last twelve hours of Jesus of Nazareth's life.

Info

2004-02-25 | Drama

Cast

Jim Caviezel, Maia Morgenstern

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    intensely moving
  2. Ranked #1 for
    vitriolic dialogue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    beyond scopes

Trailer

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