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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also for self analysis

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and for self analysis movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and for self analysis, 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 Oct 21 2020

1 High Fidelity (2000)

When record store owner Rob Gordon gets dumped by his girlfriend, Laura, because he hasn't changed since they met, he revisits his top five breakups of all time in an attempt to figure out what went wrong. As Rob seeks out his former lovers to find out why they left, he keeps up his efforts to win Laura back.

Info

2000-03-17 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

John Cusack, Iben Hjejle

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for self analysis
  2. Ranked #1 for
    identifiable cast
  3. Ranked #2 for
    for introspection

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2 Broadway Danny Rose (1984)

A hapless talent manager named Danny Rose, by helping a client, gets dragged into a love triangle involving the mob. His story is told in flashback, an anecdote shared amongst a group of comedians over lunch at New York's Carnegie Deli. Rose's one-man talent agency represents countless incompetent entertainers, including a one-legged tap dancer, and one slightly talented one: washed-up lounge singer Lou Canova (Nick Apollo Forte), whose career is on the rebound.

Info

1984-01-27 | Comedy

Cast

Woody Allen, Mia Farrow

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    comedic effects
  2. Ranked #2 for
    comic effects
  3. Ranked #3 for
    helium voice

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3 The Circle (2017)

A young tech worker takes a job at a powerful Internet corporation, quickly rises up the company's ranks, and soon finds herself in a perilous situation concerning privacy, surveillance and freedom. She comes to learn that her decisions and actions will determine the future of humanity.

Info

2017-04-27 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Emma Watson, Tom Hanks

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    invasive voice
  2. Ranked #2 for
    modern technology
  3. Ranked #3 for
    easily accessible

Trailer

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4 The Pawnbroker (1965)

A Jewish pawnbroker, a victim of Nazi persecution, loses all faith in his fellow man until he realizes too late the tragedy of his actions.

Info

1965-04-20 | Drama

Cast

Rod Steiger, Geraldine Fitzgerald

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    towering
  2. Ranked #2 for
    for in-depth study
  3. Ranked #2 for
    warped view

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5 Annie Hall (1977)

New York comedian Alvy Singer falls in love with the ditsy Annie Hall.

Info

1977-04-19 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Woody Allen, Diane Keaton

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    witty and intelligent dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    excellent writing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    self-deprecating character

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6 Adaptation. (2002)

A love-lorn script writer grows increasingly desperate in his quest to adapt the book 'The Orchid Thief'.

Info

2002-12-06 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ironic line
  2. Ranked #1 for
    talented writer
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fictional character

Trailer

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7 Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her (1999)

In California, a group of women struggle with personal problems as their paths intertwine in unexpected ways. Dr. Elaine Keener, the sole caretaker for her aging mother, turns to tarot card reader Christine for spiritual aid. Christine grapples with her own angst due to her lover's debilitating illness. Meanwhile, a bank manager deals with an unwanted pregnancy, two sisters pursue romantic interests and a housewife gets back into the dating game.

Info

1999-10-28 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Glenn Close, Calista Flockhart

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    hot potato
  2. Ranked #2 for
    perfunctory
  3. Ranked #2 for
    with more than a pretty face

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8 Rocketman (2019)

The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.

Info

2019-05-22 | Drama / Music

Cast

Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    flamboyant
  2. Ranked #1 for
    euphoric character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    musically talented actor

Trailer

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9 Eyes Wide Shut (1999)

After Dr. Bill Harford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings -- and quickly discovers that he is in over his head.

Info

1999-07-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most puzzling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    almost hypnotic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    provocative

Trailer

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10 Rang De Basanti (2006)

After a group of friends graduate from Delhi University, they listlessly haunt their old campus, until a British filmmaker casts them in a film she's making about freedom fighters under British rule. Although the group is largely apolitical, the tragic death of a friend owing to local government corruption awakens their patriotism. Inspired by the freedom fighters they represent in the film, the friends collectively decide to avenge the killing.

Info

2006-01-26 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Aamir Khan, Siddharth

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    youthful character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fun-loving
  3. Ranked #2 for
    special nod

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