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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also guilty pleasure

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and guilty pleasure movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and guilty pleasure, 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 Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)

English aristocrat Lara Croft is skilled in hand-to-hand combat and in the middle of a battle with a secret society. The shapely archaeologist moonlights as a tomb raider to recover lost antiquities and meets her match in the evil Powell, who's in search of a powerful relic.

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2001-06-11 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Angelina Jolie, Jon Voight

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    wafer-thin plot
  2. Ranked #1 for
    kind of silly
  3. Ranked #2 for
    plenty of eye candy

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2 Fantastic Four (2005)

During a space voyage, four scientists are altered by cosmic rays: Reed Richards gains the ability to stretch his body; Sue Storm can become invisible; Johnny Storm controls fire; and Ben Grimm is turned into a super-strong … thing. Together, these "Fantastic Four" must now thwart the evil plans of Dr. Doom and save the world from certain destruction.

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2005-06-29 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Andrew Airlie, Kerry Washington

Rating

rating icon 5.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    entertaining enough
  2. Ranked #1 for
    stretched plot
  3. Ranked #3 for
    not that bad

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3 Pay the Ghost (2015)

One year after his young son disappeared during a Halloween carnival, Mike Cole is haunted by eerie images and terrifying messages he can’t explain. Together with his estranged wife, he will stop at nothing to unravel the mystery and find their son—and, in doing so, he unearths a legend that refuses to remain buried in the past.

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2015-09-16 | Thriller / Fantasy

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Sarah Wayne Callies

Rating

rating icon 5.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    remaining watchable
  2. Ranked #3 for
    bit lacking
  3. Ranked #3 for
    rewatchable

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4 Battlefield Earth (2000)

In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos are stripping Earth clean of its natural resources, using the broken remnants of humanity as slaves. What is left of the human race has descended into a near primitive state. After being captured, it is up to Tyler to save mankind.

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2000-05-10 | Action / Science Fiction

Cast

Sabine Karsenti, Christopher Freeman

Rating

rating icon 2.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    wretched
  2. Ranked #1 for
    wondering how on earth
  3. Ranked #1 for
    utterly stupid

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5 Howard the Duck (1986)

A scientific experiment unknowingly brings extraterrestrial life forms to the Earth through a laser beam. First is the cigar smoking drake Howard from the duck's planet. A few kids try to keep him from the greedy scientists and help him back to his planet. But then a much less friendly being arrives through the beam...

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1986-08-01 | Comedy / Fantasy

Cast

Dominique Davalos, Liz Sagal

Rating

rating icon 5.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    guilty pleasure
  2. Ranked #3 for
    new wave
  3. Ranked #6 for
    adult-oriented

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6 Battle Beyond the Stars (1980)

A young farmer assembles a band of diverse mercenaries to defend his peaceful planet from an evil tyrant.

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1980-09-08 | Science Fiction

Cast

Earl Boen, Lawrence Steven Meyers

Rating

rating icon 5.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    embattled character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    evil tyrant
  3. Ranked #3 for
    cheap-looking

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7 Mamma Mia! (2008)

An independent, single mother who owns a small hotel on a Greek island is about to marry off the spirited young daughter she's raised alone. But, the daughter has secretly invited three of her mother's ex-lovers in the hopes of finding her biological father.

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2008-07-02 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ebullient character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    singing beautifully
  3. Ranked #1 for
    can carry a tune

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8 Showgirls (1995)

A young drifter named Nomi arrives in Las Vegas to become a dancer and soon sets about clawing and pushing her way to become a top showgirl.

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1995-09-22 | Drama

Cast

Elizabeth Berkley, Kyle MacLachlan

Rating

rating icon 5.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    prurient character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    tacky
  3. Ranked #1 for
    trashy

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9 Basic Instinct 2 (2006)

Novelist Catherine Tramell is once again in trouble with the law, and Scotland Yard appoints psychiatrist Dr. Michael Glass to evaluate her. Though, like Detective Nick Curran before him, Glass is entranced by Tramell and lured into a seductive game.

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2006-03-29 | Crime / Mystery

Cast

Stan Collymore, Jan Chappell

Rating

rating icon 4.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sexed up
  2. Ranked #1 for
    vixen
  3. Ranked #1 for
    less interesting

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10 Wild Things (1998)

When teen-socialite Kelly Van Ryan and troubled bad girl Suzie Toller accuse guidance counselor Sam Lombardo of rape, he's suspended by the school, rejected by the town, and fighting to get his life back. One cop suspects conspiracy, but nothing is what it seems...

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1998-03-20 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Jeff Perry, Jennifer Taylor

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly sexy actor
  2. Ranked #1 for
    lot of twists
  3. Ranked #1 for
    plot twist

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