Top rated perfunctory movies that are also fairytale-like

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and fairytale-like movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and fairytale-like, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

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
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    escapist fantasy
  2. Ranked #5 for
    imaginary fairy tale
  3. Ranked #5 for
    pure magic

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2 The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008)

Upon moving into the run-down Spiderwick Estate with their mother, twin brothers Jared and Simon Grace, along with their sister Mallory, find themselves pulled into an alternate world full of faeries and other creatures.

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2008-02-14 | Family / Adventure

Cast

Freddie Highmore, Mary-Louise Parker

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    the Leprechaun's choice
  2. Ranked #4 for
    dual role
  3. Ranked #4 for
    capturing imagination

Trailer

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3 The Age of Adaline (2015)

After 29-year-old Adaline recovers from a nearly lethal accident, she inexplicably stops growing older. As the years stretch on and on, Adaline keeps her secret to herself until she meets a man who changes her life.

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2015-04-16 | Fantasy / Drama

Cast

Blake Lively, Michiel Huisman

Rating

rating icon 7.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ageless
  2. Ranked #4 for
    growing old
  3. Ranked #5 for
    lost youth

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4 The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2018)

Toby, a cynical film director finds himself trapped in the outrageous delusions of an old Spanish shoe-maker who believes himself to be Don Quixote. In the course of their comic and increasingly surreal adventures, Toby is forced to confront the tragic repercussions of a film he made in his idealistic youth.

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2018-05-19 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Adam Driver, Jonathan Pryce

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    well worth waiting
  2. Ranked #3 for
    worth waiting
  3. Ranked #4 for
    discernible plot

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5 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (2010)

This time around Edmund and Lucy Pevensie, along with their pesky cousin Eustace Scrubb find themselves swallowed into a painting and on to a fantastic Narnian ship headed for the very edges of the world.

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2010-12-02 | Adventure / Family

Cast

Georgie Henley, Skandar Keynes

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #8 for
    insufferable voice
  2. Ranked #12 for
    great improvement
  3. Ranked #13 for
    overlord

Trailer

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6 Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019)

Maleficent and her goddaughter Aurora begin to question the complex family ties that bind them as they are pulled in different directions by impending nuptials, unexpected allies, and dark new forces at play.

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2019-10-16 | Family / Fantasy

Cast

Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #7 for
    gossamer
  2. Ranked #9 for
    evil character
  3. Ranked #11 for
    spell-binding

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7 Cinderella (1950)

Cinderella has faith her dreams of a better life will come true. With help from her loyal mice friends and a wave of her Fairy Godmother's wand, Cinderella's rags are magically turned into a glorious gown and off she goes to the Royal Ball. But when the clock strikes midnight, the spell is broken, leaving a single glass slipper... the only key to the ultimate fairy-tale ending!

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1950-02-22 | Family / Fantasy

Cast

Ilene Woods, Eleanor Audley

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    chore-like
  2. Ranked #8 for
    real charmer
  3. Ranked #8 for
    sweet and light

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8 Shrek (2001)

It ain't easy bein' green -- especially if you're a likable (albeit smelly) ogre named Shrek. On a mission to retrieve a gorgeous princess from the clutches of a fire-breathing dragon, Shrek teams up with an unlikely compatriot -- a wisecracking donkey.

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2001-05-18 | Animation / Comedy

Cast

Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy

Rating

rating icon 7.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    adult-oriented
  2. Ranked #7 for
    knight in shining armor
  3. Ranked #12 for
    clever and witty dialogue

Trailer

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9 Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Alice, now 19 years old, returns to the whimsical world she first entered as a child and embarks on a journey to discover her true destiny.

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2010-03-03 | Family / Fantasy

Cast

Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #9 for
    scratching head
  2. Ranked #16 for
    visual artistry
  3. Ranked #18 for
    imaginary fairy tale

Trailer

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10 The Princess Bride (1987)

In this enchantingly cracked fairy tale, the beautiful Princess Buttercup and the dashing Westley must overcome staggering odds to find happiness amid six-fingered swordsmen, murderous princes, Sicilians and rodents of unusual size. But even death can't stop these true lovebirds from triumphing.

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1987-09-25 | Adventure / Family

Cast

Cary Elwes, Robin Wright

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    quotable dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    highly quotable
  3. Ranked #4 for
    knight in shining armor

Trailer

The Princess Bride trailer
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