Top rated perfunctory movies that are also intellectually challenging

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

1 The Scary of Sixty-First (2021)

Two roommates’ lives are upended after finding out that their new Manhattan apartment harbors a dark secret.

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2021-12-03 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Dasha Nekrasova, Betsey Brown

Rating

rating icon 5.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    perfunctory
  2. Ranked #1 for
    chintzy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    remaining unanswered

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2 Joan of Arc (2019)

Dumont's sequel to Jeannette picks up where the previous film left off, with Jeanne's military victories, her capture, trial, and ultimate execution.

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2019-09-11 | Drama / War

Cast

Lise Leplat Prudhomme, Fabrice Luchini

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    perplexing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    work in progress
  3. Ranked #1 for
    large scope

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3 American Skin (2019)

A Marine veteran working as a school janitor tries to mend his relationship with his son after a divorce. When his son is killed by a police officer found innocent without standing trial, he takes matters into his own hands.

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2019-09-01 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Omari Hardwick, Theo Rossi

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    socially relevant
  2. Ranked #1 for
    conversation starter
  3. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely phenomenal

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American Skin trailer
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4 Titane (2021)

A woman with a metal plate in her head from a childhood car accident embarks on a bizarre journey, bringing her into contact with a firefighter who's reunited with his missing son after 10 years.

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2021-07-14 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Agathe Rousselle, Vincent Lindon

Rating

rating icon 6.479
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    endlessly watchable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    bizarre
  3. Ranked #1 for
    shocking

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Titane trailer
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5 Antebellum (2020)

Successful author Veronica finds herself trapped in a horrifying reality and must uncover the mind-bending mystery before it's too late.

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2020-09-02 | Horror

Cast

Janelle Monáe, Eric Lange

Rating

rating icon 6.298
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    misleading
  2. Ranked #4 for
    horrifying
  3. Ranked #5 for
    negative view

Trailer

Antebellum trailer
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6 Another Round (2020)

Four high school teachers launch a drinking experiment: upholding a constant low level of intoxication.

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2020-09-24 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen

Rating

rating icon 7.717
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for watching with a drink
  2. Ranked #1 for
    binge worthy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for pastime

Trailer

Another Round trailer
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7 Queen & Slim (2019)

While on a forgettable first date together in Ohio, a black man and a black woman are pulled over for a minor traffic infraction. The situation escalates, with sudden and tragic results.

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2019-11-27 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Daniel Kaluuya, Jodie Turner-Smith

Rating

rating icon 7.153
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    trigger-happy
  2. Ranked #4 for
    political overtone
  3. Ranked #5 for
    outside the laws

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Queen & Slim trailer
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8 Gaia (2021)

A park ranger takes shelter with two survivalists after an attack by mysterious creatures in a primordial forest.

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2021-06-18 | Horror / Fantasy

Cast

Monique Rockman, Carel Nel

Rating

rating icon 5.992
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    desirable cast
  2. Ranked #1 for
    kind of lame
  3. Ranked #1 for
    bit shaky camera work

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Gaia trailer
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9 Rabid (2019)

The quiet Rose works in women's fashion clothing, hoping to be a designer. A traffic accident damages her face. She gets experimental stem cell treatment, leaving her stronger and prettier than ever - but there's a side effect.

Info

2019-12-13 | Science Fiction / Horror

Cast

Laura Vandervoort, Benjamin Hollingsworth

Rating

rating icon 5.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    drooling over
  2. Ranked #1 for
    top model
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unintentional

Trailer

Rabid trailer
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10 Soul (2020)

Joe Gardner is a middle school teacher with a love for jazz music. After a successful audition at the Half Note Club, he suddenly gets into an accident that separates his soul from his body and is transported to the You Seminar, a center in which souls develop and gain passions before being transported to a newborn child. Joe must enlist help from the other souls-in-training, like 22, a soul who has spent eons in the You Seminar, in order to get back to Earth.

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2020-12-25 | Animation / Family

Cast

Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey

Rating

rating icon 8.179
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    imaginative
  2. Ranked #1 for
    golden oldie
  3. Ranked #1 for
    abstract concept

Trailer

Soul trailer
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