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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also downright weird

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and downright weird movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and downright weird, 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 Jan 19 2021

1 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.

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2017-12-13 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more prominent
  2. Ranked #1 for
    big payoff
  3. Ranked #1 for
    creative and original directing

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2 The Greasy Strangler (2016)

Ronnie runs a Disco walking tour with his son, Brayden. When a sexy woman takes the tour, it begins a competition between father and son for her love. It also signals the arrival of an oily strangler who stalks the streets at night.

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2016-10-07 | Comedy / Horror

Cast

Michael St. Michaels, Sky Elobar

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    quirky
  2. Ranked #5 for
    classless
  3. Ranked #5 for
    sick to stomach

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3 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.

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2007-12-28 | Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    completely enthralling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    entirely convincing acting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly talented directing

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4 The Void (2016)

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.

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2016-09-22 | Mystery / Horror

Cast

Aaron Poole, Kathleen Munroe

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    nebulous
  2. Ranked #2 for
    cheap jump scares
  3. Ranked #3 for
    suspenseful atmosphere

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5 Victor Frankenstein (2015)

Eccentric scientist Victor Von Frankenstein creates a grotesque creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment.

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2015-11-10 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

James McAvoy, Daniel Radcliffe

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    God-fearing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    mad science
  3. Ranked #4 for
    steampunk

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6 The Endless (2018)

Two brothers return to the cult they fled from years ago to discover that the group's beliefs may be more sane than they once thought.

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2018-04-06 | Science Fiction / Horror

Cast

Aaron Moorhead, Justin Benson

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    big revealing ending
  2. Ranked #3 for
    left unanswered
  3. Ranked #6 for
    decently budgeted

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7 Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is betrothed to a dunce of an English nobleman. At her engagement party, she escapes the crowd to consider whether to go through with the marriage and falls down a hole in the garden after spotting an unusual rabbit. Arriving in a strange and surreal place called 'Underland,' she finds herself in a world that resembles the nightmares she had as a child, filled with talking animals, villainous queens and knights, and frumious bandersnatches. Alice realizes that she is there for a reason – to conquer the horrific Jabberwocky and restore the rightful queen to her throne.

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2010-03-03 | Family / Fantasy

Cast

Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    loopy character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    distinctive visual
  3. Ranked #1 for
    easily recognizable cast

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8 Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)

Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born in the stench of 18th century Paris, develops a superior olfactory sense, which he uses to create the world's finest perfumes. However, his work takes a dark turn as he tries to preserve scents in the search for the ultimate perfume.

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2006-09-13 | Crime / Fantasy

Cast

Ben Whishaw, Alan Rickman

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most inspiring
  2. Ranked #1 for
    visual representation
  3. Ranked #1 for
    deep impression

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9 Wendigo (2001)

A family from the city decide to spend a weekend away at a friend's country farmhouse. But a fluke accident sets off a chain of events that alters their lives forever and conjures up the ferocious spirit of the Wendigo.

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2001-01-23 | Horror / Drama

Cast

Patricia Clarkson, Erik Per Sullivan

Rating

rating icon 4.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    nicely filmed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for a cold winter night
  3. Ranked #1 for
    blackness

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10 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
    thoughtful and intelligent
  2. Ranked #2 for
    too close to home
  3. Ranked #2 for
    source of entertainment

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FAQ

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