Top rated perfunctory movies that are also faithful to spirit

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

1 The Sign of Four (1983)

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson try to track down the Great Mogul, the second-largest diamond in the world.

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1983-12-06 | Adventure / Crime

Cast

Ian Richardson, David Healy

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    faithful to source material
  2. Ranked #5 for
    breakneck speed
  3. Ranked #5 for
    faithful rendition

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2 Annie (1982)

An orphan in a facility run by the mean Miss Hannigan, Annie believes that her parents left her there by mistake. When a rich man named Oliver "Daddy" Warbucks decides to let an orphan live at his home to promote his image, Annie is selected. While Annie gets accustomed to living in Warbucks' mansion, she still longs to meet her parents. So Warbucks announces a search for them and a reward, which brings out many frauds.

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1982-06-18 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Aileen Quinn, Albert Finney

Rating

rating icon 6.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    undeniable classic
  2. Ranked #5 for
    perky
  3. Ranked #6 for
    buoyant

Trailer

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3 The Changeover (2017)

Laura Chant, 16, lives with her mother and four-year-old brother Jacko in a poor new suburb on the edge of a partially demolished Christchurch, New Zealand. Laura is drawn into a supernatural battle with an ancient spirit who attacks Jacko and slowly drains the life out of him as the spirit becomes ever younger. Laura discovers her true identity and the supernatural ability within her, and must harness it to save her brother's life.

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2017-09-28 | Fantasy / Thriller

Cast

Erana James, Timothy Spall

Rating

rating icon 5.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    subjective camera
  2. Ranked #3 for
    tightly directed
  3. Ranked #3 for
    powerful imagery

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4 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 5.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mad genius
  2. Ranked #3 for
    mad science
  3. Ranked #4 for
    fresh perspective

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5 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
    better-paced
  3. Ranked #5 for
    imaginary fairy tale

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6 Asterix the Gaul (1967)

In the year 50 BC, Gaul is occupied by the Romans - nearly. But the small village of Asterix and his friends still resists the Roman legions with the aid of their druid's magic potion, which gives superhuman strength. Learning of this potion, a Roman centurion kidnaps the druid to get the secret formula out of him.

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1967-12-20 | Family / Animation

Cast

Roger Carel, Jacques Morel

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    fluidic
  2. Ranked #3 for
    stretched to breaking point
  3. Ranked #3 for
    faithful to book

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7 Vita & Virginia (2019)

Socialite Vita Sackville-West and literary icon Virginia Woolf run in different circles in 1920s London. Despite the odds, the magnetic Vita and the beguiling Virginia forge an unconventional affair, set against the backdrop of their own strikingly contemporary marriages; which inspired one of Woolf's most iconic novels, 'Orlando'.

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2019-05-02 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Elizabeth Debicki, Gemma Arterton

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    deadly dull
  2. Ranked #3 for
    less engaging
  3. Ranked #3 for
    visual flourish

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8 Ferdinand (2017)

Ferdinand, a little bull, prefers sitting quietly under a cork tree just smelling the flowers versus jumping around, snorting, and butting heads with other bulls. As Ferdinand grows big and strong, his temperament remains mellow, but one day five men come to choose the "biggest, fastest, roughest bull" for the bullfights in Madrid and Ferdinand is mistakenly chosen. Based on the classic 1936 children's book by Munro Leaf.

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2017-12-09 | Animation / Family

Cast

John Cena, Kate McKinnon

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    kind of annoying voice
  2. Ranked #10 for
    new to table
  3. Ranked #15 for
    perfunctory

Trailer

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9 Queen of Katwe (2016)

A young girl overcomes her disadvantaged upbringing in the slums of Uganda to become a Chess master.

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2016-09-23 | Drama

Cast

Madina Nalwanga, David Oyelowo

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    director with natural ability
  2. Ranked #1 for
    triumphant
  3. Ranked #3 for
    above and beyond

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10 White Fang (1991)

Jack London's classic adventure story about the friendship developed between a Yukon gold hunter and the mixed dog-wolf he rescues from the hands of a man who mistreats him.

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1991-01-18 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Klaus Maria Brandauer, Ethan Hawke

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    gorgeous landscape
  2. Ranked #3 for
    rugged
  3. Ranked #5 for
    lovely scenery

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