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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also comically brilliant

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and comically brilliant movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and comically brilliant, 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 Apr 12 2021

1 The Truman Show (1998)

Truman Burbank is the star of The Truman Show, a 24-hour-a-day reality TV show that broadcasts every aspect of his life without his knowledge. His entire life has been an unending soap opera for consumption by the rest of the world. And everyone he knows, including his wife and his best friend is really an actor, paid to be part of his life.

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1998-06-04 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jim Carrey, Laura Linney

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most versatile director
  2. Ranked #1 for
    posing questions
  3. Ranked #1 for
    more profound

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2 Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok, the destruction of his home-world and the end of Asgardian civilization, at the hands of a powerful new threat, the ruthless Hela.

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2017-10-25 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    facetious lines
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most appealing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    serious tone

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3 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)

Captain Jack Sparrow works his way out of a blood debt with the ghostly Davy Jones to avoid eternal damnation.

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2006-07-06 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sense of closure
  2. Ranked #2 for
    tacked on
  3. Ranked #2 for
    semblance of plot

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4 Iron Man 3 (2013)

When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.

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2013-04-18 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    less satisfying
  2. Ranked #1 for
    dark and edgy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sarcastic lines

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5 The Terminal (2004)

Viktor Navorski is a man without a country; his plane took off just as a coup d'etat exploded in his homeland, leaving it in shambles, and now he's stranded at Kennedy Airport, where he's holding a passport that nobody recognizes. While quarantined in the transit lounge until authorities can figure out what to do with him, Viktor simply goes on living – and courts romance with a beautiful flight attendant.

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2004-06-17 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Tom Hanks, Catherine Zeta-Jones

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    killing a couple of hours
  2. Ranked #2 for
    stretched credibility
  3. Ranked #2 for
    light toned atmosphere

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6 Bubba Ho-tep (2002)

Bubba Ho-tep tells the "true" story of what really did become of Elvis Presley. We find Elvis as an elderly resident in an East Texas rest home, who switched identities with an Elvis impersonator years before his "death," then missed his chance to switch back. He must team up with JFK and fight an ancient Egyptian mummy for the souls of their fellow residents.

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2002-06-09 | Comedy / Horror

Cast

Bruce Campbell, Ossie Davis

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    witty one liner
  2. Ranked #1 for
    hilarious one liner
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with touching moments

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7 Sideways (2004)

Two middle-aged men embark on a spiritual journey through Californian wine country. One is an unpublished novelist suffering from depression, and the other is only days away from walking down the aisle.

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2004-10-22 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Paul Giamatti, Thomas Haden Church

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deserving nods
  2. Ranked #1 for
    pitiable
  3. Ranked #1 for
    bad aftertaste

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8 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)

Captain Barbossa, long believed to be dead, has come back to life and is headed to the edge of the Earth with Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann. But nothing is quite as it seems.

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2007-05-19 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    less than satisfying
  2. Ranked #1 for
    tenuous
  3. Ranked #1 for
    garbling

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9 Wedding Crashers (2005)

John and his buddy, Jeremy are emotional criminals who know how to use a woman's hopes and dreams for their own carnal gain. Their modus operandi: crashing weddings. Normally, they meet guests who want to toast the romantic day with a random hook-up. But when John meets Claire, he discovers what true love – and heartache – feels like.

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2005-07-13 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Owen Wilson, Vince Vaughn

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    become instantly attracted
  2. Ranked #1 for
    nymphomaniac
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with LOL moments

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10 Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994)

Over the course of five social occasions, a committed bachelor must consider the notion that he may have discovered love.

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1994-03-09 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Hugh Grant, Andie MacDowell

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    hugely enjoyable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sharp and witty dialogue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    charismatic acting

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