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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also desensitizing

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and desensitizing movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and desensitizing, 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 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.

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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
    highly competent directing
  3. Ranked #3 for
    jaundiced view

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2 Rambo (2008)

When governments fail to act on behalf of captive missionaries, ex-Green Beret John James Rambo sets aside his peaceful existence along the Salween River in a war-torn region of Thailand to take action. Although he's still haunted by violent memories of his time as a U.S. soldier during the Vietnam War, Rambo can hardly turn his back on the aid workers who so desperately need his help.

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2008-01-24 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Tim Kang, Aung Aay Noi

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    grisly image
  2. Ranked #1 for
    balls-to-the-wall action
  3. Ranked #2 for
    pulling punches

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3 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.

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1974-10-01 | Horror

Cast

Ed Guinn, Marilyn Burns

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    frightful
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most disturbing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most unsettling

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4 8MM (1999)

A small, seemingly innocuous plastic reel of film leads surveillance specialist Tom Welles down an increasingly dark and frightening path. With the help of the streetwise Max, he relentlessly follows a bizarre trail of evidence to determine the fate of a complete stranger. As his work turns into obsession, he drifts farther and farther away from his wife, family and simple life as a small-town PI.

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1999-02-26 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Amy Morton, Jenny Powell

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    dark and disturbing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    highly disturbing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    extremely disturbing

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5 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
    overreacting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    adverse
  3. Ranked #1 for
    brutal and violent

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6 Irreversible (2002)

Events over the course of one traumatic night in Paris unfold in reverse-chronological order as the beautiful Alex is brutally raped and beaten by a stranger in the underpass, and subsequently seeks revenge upon her assailant. A simultaneously beautiful and terrible examination of the destructive nature of cause and effect, and how time destroys everything.

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2002-05-22 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Monica Bellucci, Vincent Cassel

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    disoriented
  2. Ranked #1 for
    grossest
  3. Ranked #1 for
    so disgusted

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7 The Hunger Games (2012)

Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part twisted entertainment, part government intimidation tactic, the Hunger Games are a nationally televised event in which “Tributes” must fight with one another until one survivor remains. Pitted against highly-trained Tributes who have prepared for these Games their entire lives, Katniss is forced to rely upon her sharp instincts as well as the mentorship of drunken former victor Haymitch Abernathy. If she’s ever to return home to District 12, Katniss must make impossible choices in the arena that weigh survival against humanity and life against love. The world will be watching.

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2012-03-12 | Science Fiction / Adventure

Cast

Lenny Kravitz, Dwayne Boyd

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more detailed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    staying true to book
  3. Ranked #2 for
    futuristic society

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8 Hostel (2006)

Three backpackers head to a Slovakian city that promises to meet their hedonistic expectations, with no idea of the hell that awaits them.

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2006-01-06 | Horror

Cast

Eythor Gudjonsson, Barbara Nedeljáková

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unnecessarily gory
  2. Ranked #1 for
    horny
  3. Ranked #1 for
    gore factor

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9 A Clockwork Orange (1971)

In a near-future Britain, young Alexander DeLarge and his pals get their kicks beating and raping anyone they please. When not destroying the lives of others, Alex swoons to the music of Beethoven. The state, eager to crack down on juvenile crime, gives an incarcerated Alex the option to undergo an invasive procedure that'll rob him of all personal agency. In a time when conscience is a commodity, can Alex change his tune?

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1971-12-19 | Science Fiction / Drama

Cast

Malcolm McDowell, Patrick Magee

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    pure art
  2. Ranked #1 for
    downright nasty
  3. Ranked #1 for
    viscous

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10 Eden (2012)

The true story of Chong Kim—abducted into the sex trade as a young teen—and the complicated moral choices she had to make in order to survive as her situation grew more desperate.

Info

2012-03-11 | Drama

Cast

Roman Roytberg, Bhama Roget

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #16 for
    becoming engrossed
  2. Ranked #20 for
    seasoned professional
  3. Ranked #22 for
    abhorrent

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