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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also darkening

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and darkening movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and darkening, 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 The Void (2017)

In the middle of a routine patrol, officer Daniel Carter happens upon a blood-soaked figure limping down a deserted stretch of road. He rushes the young man to a nearby rural hospital staffed by a skeleton crew, only to discover that patients and personnel are transforming into something inhuman. As the horror intensifies, Carter leads the other survivors on a hellish voyage into the subterranean depths of the hospital in a desperate bid to end the nightmare before it's too late.

Info

2017-04-07 | Mystery / Horror

Cast

Aaron Poole, Kathleen Munroe

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    flashy special effect
  2. Ranked #4 for
    icky
  3. Ranked #4 for
    heavily influenced

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2 Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)

Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.

Info

2017-12-13 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Oscar Isaac, Kelly Marie Tran

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    undeveloped character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    long-lasting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    right out window

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3 Night of the Living Dead (1968)

A group of people try to survive an attack of bloodthirsty zombies while trapped in a rural Pennsylvania farmhouse.

Info

1968-10-01 | Horror

Cast

Duane Jones, Karl Hardman

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    shadowy lighting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    downbeat ending
  3. Ranked #3 for
    sense of impending doom

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4 I Am Legend (2007)

Robert Neville is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made. Immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City and perhaps the world. For three years, Neville has faithfully sent out daily radio messages, desperate to find any other survivors who might be out there. But he is not alone.

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2007-12-14 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Will Smith, Alice Braga

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    like antidote
  2. Ranked #2 for
    blood thirsty
  3. Ranked #2 for
    rabid character

Trailer

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5 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)

The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, a.k.a Sweeney Todd, who sets up a barber shop down in London which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett. Based on the hit Broadway musical.

Info

2007-01-25 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    clearly relished role
  2. Ranked #1 for
    perfectly suited cast
  3. Ranked #1 for
    dark shade

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6 Session 9 (2001)

Tensions rise within an asbestos cleaning crew as they work in an abandoned mental hospital with a horrific past that seems to be coming back.

Info

2001-08-10 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Peter Mullan, David Caruso

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sense of dread
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sense of impending doom
  3. Ranked #1 for
    feeling of dread

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7 Untraceable (2008)

Special Agent Jennifer Marsh works in an elite division of the FBI dedicated to fighting cybercrime. She thinks she has seen it all, until a particularly sadistic criminal arises on the Internet. This tech-savvy killer posts live feeds of his crimes on his website; the more hits the site gets, the faster the victim dies. Marsh and her team must find the elusive killer before time runs out.

Info

2008-01-22 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Diane Lane, Billy Burke

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    workman-like directing
  2. Ranked #3 for
    jaundiced view
  3. Ranked #3 for
    highly competent directing

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8 There Will Be Blood (2007)

Ruthless silver miner, turned oil prospector, Daniel Plainview, moves to oil-rich California. Using his son to project a trustworthy, family-man image, Plainview cons local landowners into selling him their valuable properties for a pittance. However, local preacher Eli Sunday suspects Plainview's motives and intentions, starting a slow-burning feud that threatens both their lives.

Info

2007-12-28 | Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sheer force
  2. Ranked #1 for
    purely evil character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    morally corrupt

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9 Sinister (2012)

Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.

Info

2012-03-29 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Ethan Hawke, Juliet Rylance

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely shocking
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sustaining tension
  3. Ranked #1 for
    cheap shocks

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10 The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

When Sally hears that her grandfather's grave may have been vandalized, she and her paraplegic brother, Franklin, set out with their friends to investigate. After a detour to their family's old farmhouse, they discover a group of crazed, murderous outcasts living next door. As the group is attacked one by one by the chainsaw-wielding Leatherface, who wears a mask of human skin, the survivors must do everything they can to escape.

Info

1974-10-01 | Horror

Cast

Ed Guinn, Marilyn Burns

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most unsettling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    demented
  3. Ranked #1 for
    more horrifying

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