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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 Nov 24 2020

1 Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971)

Three children evacuated from London during World War II are forced to stay with an eccentric spinster (Eglantine Price). The children's initial fears disappear when they find out she is in fact a trainee witch.

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1971-10-07 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Angela Lansbury, David Tomlinson

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    disapproving character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    old-fashioned feels
  3. Ranked #3 for
    certain charm

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2 Casa De Mi Padre (2012)

Scheming of a way to save their father's ranch, the Alvarez brothers find themselves in a war with Mexico's most feared drug lord.

Info

2012-03-15 | Comedy / Western

Cast

Will Ferrell, Gael García Bernal

Rating

rating icon 5.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    funnier
  2. Ranked #4 for
    somewhat limited acting
  3. Ranked #13 for
    self-parodic cast

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3 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.

Info

2013-04-18 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    menacing villain
  2. Ranked #4 for
    catchy one-liners
  3. Ranked #4 for
    stepping beyond

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4 Pineapple Express (2008)

A stoner and his dealer are forced to go on the run from the police after the pothead witnesses a cop commit a murder.

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2008-08-06 | Action / Comedy

Cast

Seth Rogen, James Franco

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    impeccable comic timing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    crying with laughter
  3. Ranked #1 for
    far funniest

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5 Ice Age: Collision Course (2016)

Set after the events of Continental Drift, Scrat's epic pursuit of his elusive acorn catapults him outside of Earth, where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the planet. To save themselves from peril, Manny, Sid, Diego, and the rest of the herd leave their home and embark on a quest full of thrills and spills, highs and lows, laughter and adventure while traveling to exotic new lands and encountering a host of colorful new characters.

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2016-06-23 | Adventure / Animation

Cast

Ray Romano, John Leguizamo

Rating

rating icon 6.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    fairly uninteresting
  2. Ranked #5 for
    mild entertainment
  3. Ranked #7 for
    kind of dumb

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6 A Mighty Wind (2003)

In "A Mighty Wind", director Christopher Guest reunites the team from "Best In Show" and "Waiting for Guffman" to tell tell the story of 60's-era folk musicians, who inspired by the death of their former manager, get back on the stage for one concert in New York City's Town Hall.

Info

2003-04-16 | Comedy / Music

Cast

Bob Balaban, Christopher Guest

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    improvisational style
  2. Ranked #1 for
    comic highlights
  3. Ranked #1 for
    hugely talented directing

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7 Charlie Wilson's War (2007)

The true story of Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets had some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.

Info

2007-12-19 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Tom Hanks, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    ample support
  2. Ranked #4 for
    sharp edge dialogue
  3. Ranked #4 for
    pithy

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8 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)

Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."

Info

2005-04-28 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Martin Freeman, Zooey Deschanel

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    amiss
  2. Ranked #2 for
    odd choice of cast
  3. Ranked #3 for
    fine and dandy

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9 Frozen (2013)

Young princess Anna of Arendelle dreams about finding true love at her sister Elsa’s coronation. Fate takes her on a dangerous journey in an attempt to end the eternal winter that has fallen over the kingdom. She's accompanied by ice delivery man Kristoff, his reindeer Sven, and snowman Olaf. On an adventure where she will find out what friendship, courage, family, and true love really means.

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2013-11-27 | Animation / Adventure

Cast

Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most appealing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    autumnal
  3. Ranked #1 for
    energizing

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10 One Hundred and One Dalmatians (1961)

When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella De Vil, the parents must find them before she uses them for a diabolical fashion statement. In a Disney animation classic, Dalmatian Pongo is tired of his bachelor-dog life. He spies lovely Perdita and maneuvers his master, Roger, into meeting Perdita's owner, Anita. The owners fall in love and marry, keeping Pongo and Perdita together too. After Perdita gives birth to a litter of 15 puppies, Anita's old school friend Cruella De Vil wants to buy them all. Roger declines her offer, so Cruella hires the criminal Badun brothers to steal them -- so she can have a fur coat.

Info

1961-01-25 | Adventure / Animation

Cast

Rod Taylor, J. Pat O'Malley

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    wild-eyed character
  2. Ranked #3 for
    crisp and clean
  3. Ranked #3 for
    most engaging

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