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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also grotesque

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and grotesque movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and grotesque, 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 The Phantom of the Opera (1925)

A grotesquely disfigured composer known as "The Phantom" haunts Paris' opera house, where he's secretly grooming Christine Daae to be an opera diva. Luring her to his remote underground lair, The Phantom declares his love. But Christine loves Raoul de Chagny and plans to elope with him. When The Phantom learns this, he abducts Christine.

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1925-09-22 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Lon Chaney, Mary Philbin

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    disfigured character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    unforgettable imagery
  3. Ranked #2 for
    deformed

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2 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.

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2010-09-09 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Meguru Katô, Koji Yakusho

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    milder
  2. Ranked #3 for
    duty-bound character
  3. Ranked #5 for
    supreme

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3 The Greasy Strangler (2016)

Ronnie runs a Disco walking tour with his son, Brayden. When a sexy woman takes the tour, it begins a competition between father and son for her love. It also signals the arrival of an oily strangler who stalks the streets at night.

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2016-10-07 | Comedy / Horror

Cast

Matt Yuan, Mel Kohl

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    thoroughly unpleasant
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most vile
  3. Ranked #2 for
    most bizarre

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4 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.

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2006-09-13 | Crime / Fantasy

Cast

Richard Felix, Alvaro Roque

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deep impression
  2. Ranked #2 for
    strong impression
  3. Ranked #3 for
    magnetizing

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5 The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

When Sally hears that her grandfather's grave may have been vandalized, she and her paraplegic brother, Franklin, set out with their friends to investigate. After a detour to their family's old farmhouse, they discover a group of crazed, murderous outcasts living next door. As the group is attacked one by one by the chainsaw-wielding Leatherface, who wears a mask of human skin, the survivors must do everything they can to escape.

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1974-10-01 | Horror

Cast

Ed Guinn, Marilyn Burns

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deranged
  2. Ranked #1 for
    overly gory
  3. Ranked #1 for
    demented

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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.

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2007-01-25 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    dark shade
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most surprising
  3. Ranked #1 for
    clearly relished role

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7 The Void (2017)

In the middle of a routine patrol, officer Daniel Carter happens upon a blood-soaked figure limping down a deserted stretch of road. He rushes the young man to a nearby rural hospital staffed by a skeleton crew, only to discover that patients and personnel are transforming into something inhuman. As the horror intensifies, Carter leads the other survivors on a hellish voyage into the subterranean depths of the hospital in a desperate bid to end the nightmare before it's too late.

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2017-04-07 | Mystery / Horror

Cast

Aaron Poole, Kathleen Munroe

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    flashy special effect
  2. Ranked #4 for
    icky
  3. Ranked #4 for
    heavily influenced

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8 Tusk (2014)

When his best friend and podcast co-host goes missing in the backwoods of Canada, a young guy joins forces with his friend's girlfriend to search for him.

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2014-09-19 | Comedy / Horror

Cast

Ralph Garman, Harley Morenstein

Rating

rating icon 5.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    deranged
  2. Ranked #3 for
    oddest
  3. Ranked #3 for
    totally absurd

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9 Three… Extremes (2004)

“Three” is an anthology of three horror shorts from three different Asian countries.In "Dumplings" an aging actress wishing to reclaim her youth goes to a woman who makes dumplings that supposedly have regenerative properties; however, they contain a gruesome secret ingredient. In "Box" a soft spoken young woman has a bizarre recurring nightmare about being buried in a box in the snow. Searching for her long lost sister, she realizes her dreams and reality may possibly be connected. In "The Cut" a successful film director and his wife are kidnapped by an extra, who forces the director to play his sadistic games. If he fails, his wife’s fingers will be chopped off one by one every five minutes

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2004-08-20 | Horror

Cast

Kyoko Hasegawa, Atsuro Watabe

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most intriguing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    extreme
  3. Ranked #1 for
    warmed over story

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10 The Act of Killing (2012)

In a place where killers are celebrated as heroes, these filmmakers challenge unrepentant death-squad leaders to dramatize their role in genocide. The result is a surreal, cinematic journey, not only into the memories and imaginations of mass murderers, but also into a frighteningly banal regime of corruption and impunity.

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2012-08-31 | Documentary

Cast

Anwar Congo, Herman Koto

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    national hero
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unpunished character
  3. Ranked #2 for
    recreating

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