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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also great

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and great movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and great, 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 Loving Annabelle (2007)

Annabelle is the wise-beyond-her-years newcomer to an exclusive Catholic girls school. Having been expelled from her first two schools she's bound to stir some trouble. Sparks fly though when sexual chemistry appears between her and the Head of her dorm and English teacher, Simone Bradley. Annabelle pursues her relentlessly and until the end the older woman manages to avoid the law.

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2007-05-24 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Diane Gaidry, Laura Breckenridge

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    perfunctory
  2. Ranked #4 for
    extremely attractive cast
  3. Ranked #6 for
    attractive lead

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2 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

Penelope Allen, Kathy Baker

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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3 Never on Sunday (1960)

An American scholar in Greece sets about improving the prostitute with whom he is infatuated.

Info

1960-05-24 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Melina Mercouri, Jules Dassin

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    perfunctory
  2. Ranked #5 for
    debased
  3. Ranked #6 for
    disarming character

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4 K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)

When Russia's first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster.

Info

2002-07-19 | Drama / History

Cast

Lex Shrapnel, Shaun Benson

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gripping drama
  2. Ranked #3 for
    definitely worth looking
  3. Ranked #3 for
    life and limb story

Trailer

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5 Untraceable (2008)

Special Agent Jennifer Marsh works in an elite division of the FBI dedicated to fighting cybercrime. She thinks she has seen it all, until a particularly sadistic criminal arises on the Internet. This tech-savvy killer posts live feeds of his crimes on his website; the more hits the site gets, the faster the victim dies. Marsh and her team must find the elusive killer before time runs out.

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2008-01-22 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Diane Lane, Billy Burke

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    workman-like directing
  2. Ranked #3 for
    highly competent directing
  3. Ranked #3 for
    jaundiced view

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6 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

Cindy O'Callaghan, Roy Snart

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    certain charm
  2. Ranked #7 for
    disapproving character
  3. Ranked #8 for
    tuneful

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7 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
    modern technology
  2. Ranked #1 for
    cringy as fuck
  3. Ranked #1 for
    invasive voice

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8 American Pie 2 (2001)

The whole gang are back and as close as ever. They decide to get even closer by spending the summer together at a beach house. They decide to hold the biggest party ever to be seen, even if the preparation doesn't always go to plan. Especially when Stifler, Finch and Jim become more close to each other than they ever want to be and when Jim mistakes super glue for lubricant...

Info

2001-08-10 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Jason Biggs, Thomas Ian Nicholas

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    funnier
  2. Ranked #4 for
    raunchy
  3. Ranked #4 for
    with embarrassing moments

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9 Three Days of the Condor (1975)

A bookish CIA researcher finds all his co-workers dead, and must outwit those responsible until he figures out who he can really trust.

Info

1975-09-24 | Thriller

Cast

Addison Powell, Don McHenry

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    tightly directed
  2. Ranked #3 for
    expert directing
  3. Ranked #3 for
    naturalistic dialogue

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10 Electrick Children (2012)

ELECTRICK CHILD tells the story of Rachel, a rambunctious girl from a polygamist colony in southern Utah. On Rachel’s 15th birthday, she finds a forbidden cassette tape. Having never seen anything like it before, Rachel plays the cassette tape, and finds glorious rock & roll thereupon. Weeks later, Rachel realizes a miracle has occurred - and the cassette tape must have something to do with it. She leaves her family and runs away to the closest city: Las Vegas. There she searches for the singer of the band on the cassette tape. She has a wild adventure and ultimately discovers who she really is: an ELECTRICK CHILD.

Info

2012-02-10 | Drama

Cast

Paolo Baldion, Cynthia Watros

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    multiple interpretations
  2. Ranked #6 for
    strictly religious
  3. Ranked #8 for
    perfunctory

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