Top rated perfunctory movies that are also absolute gem

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and absolute gem movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and absolute gem, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Hollow (2021)

A woman with early signs of Alzheimer's begins to have lucid dreams and nightmares that a living Punch puppet has moved in with her and her family. She uncovers something sinister is observing her every move.

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2021-09-24 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Pat Garrett, Pete Bird

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sleeper hit
  2. Ranked #1 for
    brilliant pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    mesmerizing

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2 Marcel the Shell with Shoes On (2022)

Marcel is an adorable one-inch-tall shell who ekes out a colorful existence with his grandmother Connie and their pet lint, Alan. Once part of a sprawling community of shells, they now live alone as the sole survivors of a mysterious tragedy. But when a documentary filmmaker discovers them amongst the clutter of his Airbnb, the short film he posts online brings Marcel millions of passionate fans, as well as unprecedented dangers and a new hope at finding his long-lost family.

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2022-06-24 | Animation / Comedy

Cast

Jenny Slate, Dean Fleischer Camp

Rating

rating icon 7.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ingenious plot
  2. Ranked #1 for
    clever
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unkind character

Trailer

Marcel the Shell with Shoes On trailer
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3 I Am Mother (2019)

A teenage girl is raised underground by a robot "Mother", designed to repopulate the earth following an extinction event. But their unique bond is threatened when an inexplicable stranger arrives with alarming news.

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2019-06-07 | Science Fiction / Thriller

Cast

Clara Rugaard, Rose Byrne

Rating

rating icon 6.669
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    super-intelligent
  2. Ranked #2 for
    ethical question
  3. Ranked #2 for
    too many unanswered questions

Trailer

I Am Mother trailer
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4 His House (2020)

After making a harrowing escape from war-torn South Sudan, a young refugee couple struggle to adjust to their new life in a small English town that has an unspeakable evil lurking beneath the surface.

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2020-01-27 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Sope Dirisu, Wunmi Mosaku

Rating

rating icon 6.485
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    few jump scares
  2. Ranked #1 for
    effectively scary
  3. Ranked #1 for
    haunting imagery

Trailer

His House trailer
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5 The Electrical Life of Louis Wain (2021)

The extraordinary true story of eccentric British artist Louis Wain, whose playful, sometimes even psychedelic pictures helped to transform the public's perception of cats forever.

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2021-10-21 | Drama / History

Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch, Claire Foy

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    blissful
  2. Ranked #1 for
    eccentric
  3. Ranked #1 for
    artistically talented director

Trailer

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6 The High Note (2020)

Set in the dazzling world of the LA music scene comes the story of Grace Davis, a superstar whose talent, and ego, have reached unbelievable heights. Maggie is Grace’s overworked personal assistant who’s stuck running errands, but still aspires to her childhood dream of becoming a music producer. When Grace’s manager presents her with a choice that could alter the course of her career, Maggie and Grace come up with a plan that could change their lives forever.

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2020-06-10 | Romance / Comedy

Cast

Dakota Johnson, Tracee Ellis Ross

Rating

rating icon 7.057
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    like Inside Llewyn Davis
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ringing false
  3. Ranked #2 for
    Oscar-caliber

Trailer

The High Note trailer
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7 American Skin (2019)

A Marine veteran working as a school janitor tries to mend his relationship with his son after a divorce. When his son is killed by a police officer found innocent without standing trial, he takes matters into his own hands.

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2019-09-01 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Omari Hardwick, Theo Rossi

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    boggling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    conversation starter
  3. Ranked #1 for
    mind-boggling

Trailer

American Skin trailer
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8 Antebellum (2020)

Successful author Veronica finds herself trapped in a horrifying reality and must uncover the mind-bending mystery before it's too late.

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2020-09-02 | Horror

Cast

Janelle Monáe, Eric Lange

Rating

rating icon 6.288
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    gratifying
  2. Ranked #2 for
    misleading
  3. Ranked #4 for
    modern

Trailer

Antebellum trailer
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9 Waiting for the Barbarians (2019)

At an isolated frontier outpost, a colonial magistrate suffers a crisis of conscience when an army colonel arrives looking to interrogate the locals about an impending uprising, using cruel tactics that horrify the magistrate.

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2019-09-06 | Drama / History

Cast

Mark Rylance, Johnny Depp

Rating

rating icon 5.962
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    subtle directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    holding interest
  3. Ranked #1 for
    barbaric

Trailer

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10 The Dead Don't Die (2019)

In a small peaceful town, zombies suddenly rise to terrorize the town. Now three bespectacled police officers and a strange Scottish morgue expert must band together to defeat the undead.

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2019-05-15 | Comedy / Horror

Cast

Bill Murray, Adam Driver

Rating

rating icon 5.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    starry casting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ending badly
  3. Ranked #1 for
    deadpan

Trailer

The Dead Don't Die trailer
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