Top rated perfunctory movies that are also gritty and violent

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

1 Dead Man's Cards (2006)

Ex Boxer Tom is on the ropes, when a chance encounter at the gym leads to the offer of work as a doorman at a run down nightclub. The volatile head doorman Paul, is a battle hardened veteran from the old school. Recognising Tom for the fighter that he once was, Paul takes him under his wing, and guides him through the ins and outs of life as a club land "peacekeeper."

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2006-08-21 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Paul Barber, Tom Bell

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    recalcitrant character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with a bag of popcorn
  3. Ranked #1 for
    gritty and violent

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2 London Heist (2017)

Armed robber and career criminal Jack Cregan seeks to discover the truth behind his father's murder and his stolen heist money and in doing so puts his life in danger. The devastation that Jack soon discovers puts his very own existence into question.

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2017-06-17 | Thriller / Action

Cast

Craig Fairbrass, James Cosmo

Rating

rating icon 5.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    mannered performance
  2. Ranked #5 for
    worth renting
  3. Ranked #6 for
    completely unbelievable

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3 Harlan County War (2000)

A Kentucky woman whose mine-worker husband is nearly killed in a cave-in, and whose father is slowly dying of black lung disease, joins the picket lines for a long, violent strike.

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2000-05-19 | Drama

Cast

Holly Hunter, Stellan Skarsgård

Rating

rating icon 8.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    all major player cast
  2. Ranked #6 for
    sympathetic character
  3. Ranked #11 for
    brusque

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4 Tower Block (2012)

A year after witnessing a murder, residents of Tower Block 31 find themselves being picked off by a sniper, pitting those lucky enough to be alive into a battle for survival.

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2012-09-19 | Thriller

Cast

Sheridan Smith, Ralph Brown

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    character with violent tendency
  2. Ranked #4 for
    swift pace
  3. Ranked #4 for
    exceeding expectations

Trailer

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5 I Am Vengeance (2018)

When ex-soldier turned mercenary, John Gold, learns of the murder of his best friend, he sets off on a mission to find out what happened. What he discovers is a sinister conspiracy and he sets about taking down those responsible one by one.

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2018-08-04 | Action

Cast

Stuart Bennett, Anna Shaffer

Rating

rating icon 5.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    hasty plot
  2. Ranked #4 for
    more tolerable
  3. Ranked #4 for
    basically a rehash

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6 A Street Cat Named Bob (2016)

James Bowen, a homeless busker and recovering drug addict, has his life transformed when he meets a stray ginger cat.

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2016-11-04 | Family / Drama

Cast

Luke Treadaway, Ruta Gedmintas

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #12 for
    charitable
  2. Ranked #13 for
    gritty realistic
  3. Ranked #15 for
    incredibly touching

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7 Fifty Dead Men Walking (2008)

It's 1989, and in a Belfast torn apart by conflict and terrorism, petty criminal Marty McGartland is recruited by the British police to infiltrate the IRA. Guided by Special Forces officer 'Fergus', McGartland gains unparalleled insight into the organisation's dealings, providing his British handler with priceless, life-saving information. Based on a true story.

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2008-09-10 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Ben Kingsley, Jim Sturgess

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    thick
  2. Ranked #7 for
    lilt to voice
  3. Ranked #12 for
    righteous character

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8 Raze (2013)

After Sabrina is abducted, she finds herself in an underground lair, forced to do battle with other innocent women for the amusement of unseen spectators. Each of these reluctant warriors has something to lose, but only one will remain when the game is done.

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2013-04-21 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Zoë Bell, Rachel Nichols

Rating

rating icon 5.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    brutally violent
  2. Ranked #4 for
    beat down
  3. Ranked #5 for
    violently bloody

Trailer

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9 Salvador (1986)

A second-rate journalist from the US tries his luck in El Salvador during the military dictatorship in the 1980s.

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1986-04-23 | Drama / History

Cast

James Woods, Jim Belushi

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    sleazy
  2. Ranked #9 for
    slovenly character
  3. Ranked #10 for
    handsome photography

Trailer

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10 Electrick Children (2012)

Rachel is 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.

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2012-07-11 | Drama

Cast

Julia Garner, Rory Culkin

Rating

rating icon 6.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    multiple interpretations
  2. Ranked #2 for
    immaculated
  3. Ranked #5 for
    strictly religious

Trailer

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