Top rated perfunctory movies that are also academy award deserving

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

1 Respect (2021)

The rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom.

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2021-08-12 | Music / Drama

Cast

Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker

Rating

rating icon 6.872
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    Biography
  2. Ranked #1 for
    breakthrough
  3. Ranked #2 for
    most famous role

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2 Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)

Bill O'Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers on the orders of FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends—falling for a fellow revolutionary en route—a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul.

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2021-02-12 | Drama / History

Cast

Lakeith Stanfield, Daniel Kaluuya

Rating

rating icon 7.388
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    impactful
  2. Ranked #1 for
    potent
  3. Ranked #1 for
    deserving nods

Trailer

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3 The Power of the Dog (2021)

A domineering but charismatic rancher wages a war of intimidation on his brother's new wife and her teen son, until long-hidden secrets come to light.

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2021-11-17 | Drama / Western

Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch, Kirsten Dunst

Rating

rating icon 6.795
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slow moving
  2. Ranked #1 for
    extraordinary
  3. Ranked #1 for
    painfully slow

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4 Rocketman (2019)

The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.

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2019-05-17 | Music / Drama

Cast

Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell

Rating

rating icon 7.349
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rocking
  2. Ranked #1 for
    soulful music
  3. Ranked #1 for
    flamboyant

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5 Cyrano (2021)

A man ahead of his time, Cyrano de Bergerac dazzles whether with ferocious wordplay at a verbal joust or with brilliant swordplay in a duel. But, convinced that his appearance renders him unworthy of the love of a devoted friend, the luminous Roxanne, Cyrano has yet to declare his feelings for her—and Roxanne has fallen in love, at first sight, with Christian.

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2021-12-17 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Peter Dinklage, Haley Bennett

Rating

rating icon 6.454
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    virile character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    can carry a tune
  3. Ranked #1 for
    faithful rendition

Trailer

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6 Judy (2019)

Winter 1968 and showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in Swinging London to perform a five-week sold-out run at The Talk of the Town. It is 30 years since she shot to global stardom in The Wizard of Oz, but if her voice has weakened, its dramatic intensity has only grown. As she prepares for the show, battles with management, charms musicians and reminisces with friends and adoring fans, her wit and warmth shine through. Even her dreams of love seem undimmed as she embarks on a whirlwind romance with Mickey Deans, her soon-to-be fifth husband.

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2019-09-27 | Drama / History

Cast

Renée Zellweger, Finn Wittrock

Rating

rating icon 6.78
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mesmerizing performance
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sensitive portrayal
  3. Ranked #1 for
    legendary

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7 Da 5 Bloods (2020)

Four African-American Vietnam veterans return to Vietnam. They are in search of the remains of their fallen squad leader and the promise of buried treasure. These heroes battle forces of humanity and nature while confronted by the lasting ravages of the immorality of the Vietnam War.

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2020-06-12 | War / Drama

Cast

Delroy Lindo, Jonathan Majors

Rating

rating icon 6.561
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    scattershot
  2. Ranked #2 for
    flashback sequence
  3. Ranked #2 for
    erratic

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8 Another Round (2020)

Four high school teachers launch a drinking experiment: upholding a constant low level of intoxication.

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2020-09-24 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen

Rating

rating icon 7.702
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mopey
  2. Ranked #1 for
    binge worthy
  3. Ranked #2 for
    with marital problems

Trailer

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9 Elvis (2022)

The life story of Elvis Presley as seen through the complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker.

Info

2022-06-22 | Music / Drama

Cast

Austin Butler, Tom Hanks

Rating

rating icon 7.795
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    showy acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    flashy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely superb

Trailer

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10 Hustlers (2019)

A crew of savvy former strip club employees band together to turn the tables on their Wall Street clients.

Info

2019-09-12 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Constance Wu, Jennifer Lopez

Rating

rating icon 6.493
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    glitzy
  2. Ranked #1 for
    seedy topic
  3. Ranked #2 for
    dishonorable character

Trailer

Hustlers trailer
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