Maimovie logo

Top rated perfunctory movies that are also graphically violent

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

1 13 Assassins (2010)

A bravado period action film set at the end of Japan's feudal era in which a group of unemployed samurai are enlisted to bring down a sadistic lord and prevent him from ascending to the throne and plunging the country into a war-torn future.

Info

2010-09-09 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Koji Yakusho, Takayuki Yamada

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    act of cruelty
  2. Ranked #1 for
    perfunctory
  3. Ranked #1 for
    duty-bound character

Trailer

13 Assassins trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

2 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009)

Swedish thriller based on Stieg Larsson's novel about a male journalist and a young female hacker. In the opening of the movie, Mikael Blomkvist, a middle-aged publisher for the magazine Millennium, loses a libel case brought by corrupt Swedish industrialist Hans-Erik Wennerström. Nevertheless, he is hired by Henrik Vanger in order to solve a cold case, the disappearance of Vanger's niece

Info

2009-02-27 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Michael Nyqvist, Noomi Rapace

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    condensed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    satisfying resolution
  3. Ranked #1 for
    left unsolved

Trailer

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

3 Seven Psychopaths (2012)

A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih Tzu.

Info

2012-10-12 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Colin Farrell, Sam Rockwell

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    expert writing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    gratuitous violence
  3. Ranked #1 for
    intelligent and witty character

Trailer

Seven Psychopaths trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

4 The Impossible (2012)

In December 2004, close-knit family Maria, Henry and their three sons begin their winter vacation in Thailand. But the day after Christmas, the idyllic holiday turns into an incomprehensible nightmare when a terrifying roar rises from the depths of the sea, followed by a wall of black water that devours everything in its path. Though Maria and her family face their darkest hour, unexpected displays of kindness and courage ameliorate their terror.

Info

2012-09-09 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lasting effect
  2. Ranked #1 for
    devastated
  3. Ranked #1 for
    extending beyond

Trailer

The Impossible trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

5 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.

Info

2006-09-13 | Crime / Fantasy

Cast

Ben Whishaw, Alan Rickman

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deep impression
  2. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely disgusting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    bewildering

Trailer

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

6 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)

The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, a.k.a Sweeney Todd, who sets up a barber shop down in London which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett. Based on the hit Broadway musical.

Info

2007-01-25 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    thoroughly engrossing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    visually aesthetic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    explicitly gore

Trailer

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

7 Identity (2003)

Complete strangers stranded at a remote desert motel during a raging storm soon find themselves the target of a deranged murderer. As their numbers thin out, the travelers begin to turn on each other, as each tries to figure out who the killer is.

Info

2003-04-25 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

John Cusack, Ray Liotta

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unexpected twist
  2. Ranked #1 for
    real shocker
  3. Ranked #1 for
    surprising twist

Trailer

Identity trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

8 Gladiator (2000)

In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to the throne, Maximus is set to be executed. He escapes, but is captured by slave traders. Renamed Spaniard and forced to become a gladiator, Maximus must battle to the death with other men for the amusement of paying audiences.

Info

2000-05-01 | Action / Drama

Cast

Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    favorite quote
  2. Ranked #1 for
    embattled character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    falling from grace

Trailer

Gladiator trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

9 The Hateful Eight (2015)

Bounty hunters seek shelter from a raging blizzard and get caught up in a plot of betrayal and deception.

Info

2015-12-25 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bit slow
  2. Ranked #1 for
    grisly image
  3. Ranked #1 for
    flawless performance

Trailer

The Hateful Eight trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

10 Night of the Living Dead (1968)

A group of people try to survive an attack of bloodthirsty zombies while trapped in a rural Pennsylvania farmhouse.

Info

1968-10-04 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Duane Jones, Judith O'Dea

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unmatched
  2. Ranked #2 for
    punishing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    shadowy lighting

Trailer

Night of the Living Dead trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

FAQ

According to the review analysis on Maimovie, movies in Top rated perfunctory movies that are also graphically violent list are rated as explicitly gore, honorable character, overlord, condensed, gratuitous sex, unforeseeable, more gripping, flawless performance, heavy exposition, rousing finale.
We collect all existing reviews on the web for all movies and proceed machine learning to calculate the A.I. ranking. It ranks the movies while automatically updating new information every week.
Using Taste search, Maimovie provides a unique system which helps you search for specific results through phrases that are collected from movie reviews and information from various movie databases. You can look for movies with phrases such as “adrenaline pumping movies” or “unexpected plot twist of all time.” The Maimovie application’s database covers movie information from all 540K+ movies and connects you to all 74+ available streaming services.