Top rated perfunctory movies that are also historically important

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

1 The Electrical Life of Louis Wain (2021)

The extraordinary true story of eccentric British artist Louis Wain, whose playful, sometimes even psychedelic pictures helped to transform the public's perception of cats forever.

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2021-10-21 | Drama / History

Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch, Claire Foy

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    almost flawless
  2. Ranked #1 for
    batty
  3. Ranked #1 for
    whimsical character

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2 Radium Girls (2020)

Young women toiling in a factory are exposed to hazardous material which takes a disastrous toll on their health.

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2020-10-23 | Drama / History

Cast

Joey King, Abby Quinn

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bitterly disappointing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    museum piece
  3. Ranked #1 for
    historical point of view

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Radium Girls trailer
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3 Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)

Bill O'Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers on the orders of FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends—falling for a fellow revolutionary en route—a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul.

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2021-02-12 | Drama / History

Cast

Lakeith Stanfield, Daniel Kaluuya

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    impactful
  2. Ranked #1 for
    real deal
  3. Ranked #1 for
    potent

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4 Respect (2021)

The rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom.

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2021-08-12 | Drama / Music

Cast

Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    Biography
  2. Ranked #1 for
    domineering character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    breakthrough

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5 Wasp Network (2020)

Havana, Cuba, 1990. René González, an airplane pilot, unexpectedly flees the country, leaving behind his wife Olga and his daughter Irma, and begins a new life in Miami, where he becomes a member of an anti-Castro organization.

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2020-01-29 | Drama / History

Cast

Penélope Cruz, Edgar Ramírez

Rating

rating icon 6.134
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    crammed plot
  2. Ranked #2 for
    historical point of view
  3. Ranked #2 for
    slightly confusing

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6 Waiting for the Barbarians (2019)

At an isolated frontier outpost, a colonial magistrate suffers a crisis of conscience when an army colonel arrives looking to interrogate the locals about an impending uprising, using cruel tactics that horrify the magistrate.

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2019-09-06 | Drama / History

Cast

Mark Rylance, Johnny Depp

Rating

rating icon 5.962
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    holding interest
  2. Ranked #1 for
    snail pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    barbaric

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7 Quo Vadis, Aida? (2021)

Bosnia, July 1995. Aida is a translator for the UN in the small town of Srebrenica. When the Serbian army takes over the town, her family is among the thousands of citizens looking for shelter in the UN camp. As an insider to the negotiations Aida has access to crucial information that she needs to interpret. What is at the horizon for her family and people – rescue or death? Which move should she take?

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2021-02-26 | War / Drama

Cast

Jasna Đuričić, Izudin Bajrović

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    true representation
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most devastating
  3. Ranked #1 for
    leaving theater thinking

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8 The Dig (2021)

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, the echoes of Britain's past resonate in the face of its uncertain future‎.

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2021-01-14 | Drama / History

Cast

Carey Mulligan, Ralph Fiennes

Rating

rating icon 6.911
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    first-rate cinematography
  2. Ranked #1 for
    historically important
  3. Ranked #1 for
    slowly developing

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9 Ask for Jane (2019)

A group of college students develop an underground network that helps women get abortions in the pre-Roe vs. Wade Chicago.

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2019-05-17 | Drama / History

Cast

Cody Horn, Cait Cortelyou

Rating

rating icon 9.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #102 for
    historically important
  2. Ranked #211 for
    weak link in cast
  3. Ranked #245 for
    cookie-cutter

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10 Official Secrets (2019)

The true story of British intelligence whistleblower Katharine Gun who—prior to the 2003 Iraq invasion—leaked a top-secret NSA memo exposing a joint US-UK illegal spying operation against members of the UN Security Council. The memo proposed blackmailing member states into voting for war.

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2019-08-30 | Thriller / History

Cast

Keira Knightley, Matt Smith

Rating

rating icon 7.229
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    shaking head in disbelief
  2. Ranked #2 for
    intrepid
  3. Ranked #2 for
    moderately entertaining

Trailer

Official Secrets trailer
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