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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also high art

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and high art movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and high art, 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 Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)

Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.

Info

2017-12-13 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Oscar Isaac, Kelly Marie Tran

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    leaving wonders
  2. Ranked #1 for
    cringe-worthy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    shitty

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2 Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.

Info

2015-12-15 | Action / Adventure

Cast

James McArdle, Stefan Grube

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    anti-hero
  2. Ranked #1 for
    darling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    slightly disappointing

Trailer

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3 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)

The evil Darth Sidious enacts his final plan for unlimited power -- and the heroic Jedi Anakin Skywalker must choose a side.

Info

2005-05-17 | Science Fiction / Adventure

Cast

Wayne Pygram, Claudia Karvan

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    hammy acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    gradually transforming
  3. Ranked #1 for
    true calling

Trailer

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4 Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)

Following an assassination attempt on Senator Padmé Amidala, Jedi Knights Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi investigate a mysterious plot that could change the galaxy forever.

Info

2002-05-15 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Hassani Shapi, Ahmed Best

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    brilliantly staged
  2. Ranked #1 for
    mannered performance
  3. Ranked #1 for
    less demanding

Trailer

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5 Avengers: Endgame (2019)

After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe once and for all, no matter what consequences may be in store.

Info

2019-04-24 | Adventure / Science Fiction

Cast

Russell Bobbitt, William Hurt

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    payoff at ending
  2. Ranked #1 for
    poetic justice
  3. Ranked #1 for
    climactic ending

Trailer

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6 The Dark Knight (2008)

Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as the Joker.

Info

2008-07-16 | Drama / Action

Cast

Matthew Leitch, Philip Bulcock

Rating

rating icon 8.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    top drawer
  2. Ranked #1 for
    rock solid
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sociopath

Trailer

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7 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)

Anakin Skywalker, a young slave strong with the Force, is discovered on Tatooine. Meanwhile, the evil Sith have returned, enacting their plot for revenge against the Jedi.

Info

1999-05-19 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Steve Speirs, Oliver Walpole

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    providing relief
  2. Ranked #1 for
    more bearable
  3. Ranked #1 for
    mildly annoying

Trailer

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8 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)

Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. After being captured and then escaping from them, Indy is coerced to head to Peru at the behest of a young man whose friend – and Indy's colleague – Professor Oxley has been captured for his knowledge of the skull's whereabouts.

Info

2008-05-21 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Ernie Reyes, Jr.

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    old fashioned entertainment
  2. Ranked #1 for
    improbable situation
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sounding ridiculous

Trailer

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9 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make sure that the ring arrives at its final destination: Mt. Doom, the only place where it can be destroyed.

Info

2001-12-18 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Viggo Mortensen, Jonathan Jordan

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    purely joyful character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    faithful to original
  3. Ranked #1 for
    just fine

Trailer

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10 Avatar (2009)

In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.

Info

2009-12-10 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Dean Knowsley, Sonia Yee

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cinematic spectacle
  2. Ranked #1 for
    stunning visual
  3. Ranked #1 for
    visually appealing

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