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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also improbable

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and improbable movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and improbable, 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 Double Jeopardy (1999)

A woman framed for her husband's murder suspects he is still alive; as she has already been tried for the crime, she can't be re-prosecuted if she finds and kills him.

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1999-09-24 | Thriller

Cast

Benjamin Weir, Spencer Treat Clark

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    implausible situation
  2. Ranked #1 for
    worth renting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    wholly unbelievable

Trailer

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2 Jaws: The Revenge (1987)

After another deadly shark attack, Ellen Brody decides she has had enough of New England's Amity Island and moves to the Caribbean to join her son, Michael, and his family. But a great white shark has followed her there, hungry for more lives.

Info

1987-07-17 | Adventure / Thriller

Cast

Lorraine Gary, Lance Guest

Rating

rating icon 4.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    guttural voice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely ridiculous
  3. Ranked #1 for
    growling voice

Trailer

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3 Sahara (2005)

Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer and his wisecracking buddy. But when these two cross paths with a beautiful doctor, they find themselves on the ultimate treasure hunt.

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2005-04-06 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Matthew McConaughey, Penélope Cruz

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    comic relief sidekick
  2. Ranked #1 for
    comic relief
  3. Ranked #1 for
    enjoyable nonetheless

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4 2012 (2009)

Dr. Adrian Helmsley, part of a worldwide geophysical team investigating the effect on the earth of radiation from unprecedented solar storms, learns that the earth's core is heating up. He warns U.S. President Thomas Wilson that the crust of the earth is becoming unstable and that without proper preparations for saving a fraction of the world's population, the entire race is doomed. Meanwhile, writer Jackson Curtis stumbles on the same information. While the world's leaders race to build "arks" to escape the impending cataclysm, Curtis struggles to find a way to save his family. Meanwhile, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes of unprecedented strength wreak havoc around the world.

Info

2009-10-10 | Action / Adventure

Cast

John Cusack, Amanda Peet

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fancy special effects
  2. Ranked #1 for
    biblical proportion
  3. Ranked #2 for
    spectacular special effect

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5 Untraceable (2008)

Special Agent Jennifer Marsh works in an elite division of the FBI dedicated to fighting cybercrime. She thinks she has seen it all, until a particularly sadistic criminal arises on the Internet. This tech-savvy killer posts live feeds of his crimes on his website; the more hits the site gets, the faster the victim dies. Marsh and her team must find the elusive killer before time runs out.

Info

2008-01-22 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Diane Lane, Billy Burke

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    workman-like directing
  2. Ranked #3 for
    highly competent directing
  3. Ranked #3 for
    jaundiced view

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6 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.

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2008-05-21 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Ernie Reyes, Jr.

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    too far-fetched
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fakey lines
  3. Ranked #1 for
    far fetched

Trailer

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7 The Ghost Writer (2010)

A writer stumbles upon a long-hidden secret when he agrees to help former British Prime Minister Adam Lang complete his memoirs on a remote island after the politician's assistant drowns in a mysterious accident.

Info

2010-02-12 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Anna Botting, Yvonne Tomlinson

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    subtle directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    atypical role
  3. Ranked #2 for
    ably played

Trailer

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8 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
    highly questionable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    anticlimactic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    miffed

Trailer

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9 Star Trek (2009)

The fate of the galaxy rests in the hands of bitter rivals. One, James Kirk, is a delinquent, thrill-seeking Iowa farm boy. The other, Spock, a Vulcan, was raised in a logic-based society that rejects all emotion. As fiery instinct clashes with calm reason, their unlikely but powerful partnership is the only thing capable of leading their crew through unimaginable danger, boldly going where no one has gone before. The human adventure has begun again.

Info

2009-05-06 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    relatively new
  2. Ranked #1 for
    deus ex machina
  3. Ranked #1 for
    vaguely familiar cast

Trailer

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10 Three Days of the Condor (1975)

A bookish CIA researcher finds all his co-workers dead, and must outwit those responsible until he figures out who he can really trust.

Info

1975-09-24 | Thriller

Cast

Addison Powell, Don McHenry

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    tightly directed
  2. Ranked #3 for
    naturalistic dialogue
  3. Ranked #3 for
    expert directing

Trailer

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