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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also fairly faithful to book

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and fairly faithful to book movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and fairly faithful to book, 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 Last Airbender (2010)

The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.

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2010-06-30 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Noah Ringer, Nicola Peltz

Rating

rating icon 4.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    utterly disappointing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    staying true to spirit
  3. Ranked #1 for
    walking away disappointed

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2 Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.

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2015-12-15 | Action / Adventure

Cast

James McArdle, Stefan Grube

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    reinvention
  2. Ranked #1 for
    old favorite
  3. Ranked #1 for
    despicable villain

Trailer

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3 Twilight (2008)

When Bella Swan moves to a small town in the Pacific Northwest to live with her father, she meets the reclusive Edward Cullen, a mysterious classmate who reveals himself to be a 108-year-old vampire. Despite Edward's repeated cautions, Bella can't help but fall in love with him, a fatal move that endangers her own life when a coven of bloodsuckers try to challenge the Cullen clan.

Info

2008-11-20 | Fantasy / Drama

Cast

Jackson Rathbone, Gregory Tyree Boyce

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deviating from book
  2. Ranked #1 for
    Goth
  3. Ranked #1 for
    willowy actor

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4 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

Oscar Isaac, Kelly Marie Tran

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    shitty
  2. Ranked #1 for
    more powerful
  3. Ranked #1 for
    useful

Trailer

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5 Batman Begins (2005)

Driven by tragedy, billionaire Bruce Wayne dedicates his life to uncovering and defeating the corruption that plagues his home, Gotham City. Unable to work within the system, he instead creates a new identity, a symbol of fear for the criminal underworld - The Batman.

Info

2005-06-10 | Action / Crime

Cast

Jack Gleeson, John Burke

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    comic-book-like editing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    well-acquitted actor
  3. Ranked #1 for
    always dependable actor

Trailer

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6 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.

Info

2007-12-14 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Will Smith, Alice Braga

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sense of isolation
  2. Ranked #1 for
    like antidote
  3. Ranked #2 for
    sane character

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7 The Dark Knight (2008)

Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as the Joker.

Info

2008-07-16 | Drama / Action

Cast

Matthew Leitch, Philip Bulcock

Rating

rating icon 8.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    great look
  2. Ranked #1 for
    spine-tingling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    crony

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8 A Wrinkle in Time (2018)

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

Info

2018-03-08 | Adventure / Science Fiction

Cast

Storm Reid, Deric McCabe

Rating

rating icon 5.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    poorly put together
  2. Ranked #3 for
    disjointed mess
  3. Ranked #4 for
    misfired

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9 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)

The evil Darth Sidious enacts his final plan for unlimited power -- and the heroic Jedi Anakin Skywalker must choose a side.

Info

2005-05-17 | Science Fiction / Adventure

Cast

Wayne Pygram, Claudia Karvan

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ultimate downfall
  2. Ranked #1 for
    gradually transforming
  3. Ranked #1 for
    filling in gaps

Trailer

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10 Fantastic Four (2015)

Four young outsiders teleport to a dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy.

Info

2015-08-05 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Miles Teller, Kate Mara

Rating

rating icon 4.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    troubled production
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ultimately disappointing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    rather disappointing

Trailer

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