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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also aimed for adults

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and aimed for adults movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and aimed for adults, 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 Sep 14 2020

1 Love Actually (2003)

Follows seemingly unrelated people as their lives begin to intertwine while they fall in – and out – of love. Affections languish and develop as Christmas draws near.

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2003-09-07 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Hugh Grant, Colin Firth

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    obligatory happy ending
  2. Ranked #1 for
    trifling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    hopelessly in love

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2 The Matrix Reloaded (2003)

Six months after the events depicted in The Matrix, Neo has proved to be a good omen for the free humans, as more and more humans are being freed from the matrix and brought to Zion, the one and only stronghold of the Resistance. Neo himself has discovered his superpowers including super speed, ability to see the codes of the things inside the matrix and a certain degree of pre-cognition. But a nasty piece of news hits the human resistance: 250,000 machine sentinels are digging to Zion and would reach them in 72 hours. As Zion prepares for the ultimate war, Neo, Morpheus and Trinity are advised by the Oracle to find the Keymaker who would help them reach the Source. Meanwhile Neo's recurrent dreams depicting Trinity's death have got him worried and as if it was not enough, Agent Smith has somehow escaped deletion, has become more powerful than before and has fixed Neo as his next target.

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2003-05-15 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Kelly Butler, Steve Bastoni

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    breathtaking action sequence
  2. Ranked #1 for
    expository dialogue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    somewhat tedious

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3 The Passion of the Christ (2004)

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

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2004-02-25 | Drama

Cast

Matt Patresi, Dario D'Ambrosi

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    blessed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    accurate depiction
  3. Ranked #1 for
    truthful

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4 Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)

An assassin is shot by her ruthless employer, Bill, and other members of their assassination circle – but she lives to plot her vengeance.

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2003-10-10 | Action / Crime

Cast

Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    director with unique brand
  2. Ranked #1 for
    trademark style
  3. Ranked #1 for
    ultraviolent

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5 American Beauty (1999)

Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.

Info

1999-09-15 | Drama

Cast

Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    glib dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ironic line
  3. Ranked #1 for
    dead end

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6 Tomorrow, When the War Began (2010)

Ellie Linton, a teen from an Australian coastal town, leads her friends on an excursion to a camp deep in the woods, dubbed "Hell." Upon their return, the youths find that their town has been overrun by an enemy army, and their friends and family have been imprisoned. When the hostile invaders become alerted to their presence, Ellie and her friends band together to escape -- and strike back against -- this mysterious enemy.

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2010-08-08 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Caitlin Stasey, Rachel Hurd-Wood

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #54 for
    staying true to book
  2. Ranked #54 for
    faithful to book
  3. Ranked #55 for
    like a postcard picture

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7 The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting skills to work for an amoral warden. During his long stretch in prison, Dufresne comes to be admired by the other inmates -- including an older prisoner named Red -- for his integrity and unquenchable sense of hope.

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1994-09-23 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman

Rating

rating icon 8.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    imaginative directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    heart touching
  3. Ranked #1 for
    enlightening

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8 Pan's Labyrinth (2006)

Living with her tyrannical stepfather in a new home with her pregnant mother, 10-year-old Ofelia feels alone until she explores a decaying labyrinth guarded by a mysterious faun who claims to know her destiny. If she wishes to return to her real father, Ofelia must complete three terrifying tasks.

Info

2006-08-25 | Fantasy / Drama

Cast

Fernando Albizu, Federico Luppi

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    stark reality
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fairytale-like
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fantasia

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9 The Matrix (1999)

Set in the 22nd century, The Matrix tells the story of a computer hacker who joins a group of underground insurgents fighting the vast and powerful computers who now rule the earth.

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1999-03-30 | Action / Science Fiction

Cast

Natalie Tjen, Bernard Ledger

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    existential theme
  2. Ranked #1 for
    slick and stylish
  3. Ranked #1 for
    flashy visual

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10 Starship Troopers (1997)

Set in the future, the story follows a young soldier named Johnny Rico and his exploits in the Mobile Infantry. Rico's military career progresses from recruit to non-commissioned officer and finally to officer against the backdrop of an interstellar war between mankind and an arachnoid species known as "the Bugs".

Info

1997-11-07 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Casper Van Dien, Dina Meyer

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    critical view
  2. Ranked #2 for
    pacifism
  3. Ranked #3 for
    entertaining romp

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