Top rated perfunctory movies that are also least expected

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

1 Electrick Children (2012)

Rachel is a rambunctious girl from a polygamist colony in southern Utah. On Rachel’s 15th birthday, she finds a forbidden cassette tape. Having never seen anything like it before, Rachel plays the cassette tape, and finds glorious rock & roll thereupon. Weeks later, Rachel realizes a miracle has occurred - and the cassette tape must have something to do with it. She leaves her family and runs away to the closest city: Las Vegas. There she searches for the singer of the band on the cassette tape.

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2012-07-11 | Drama

Cast

Julia Garner, Rory Culkin

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    multiple interpretations
  2. Ranked #2 for
    immaculated
  3. Ranked #4 for
    perfunctory

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2 Queen of Katwe (2016)

A young girl overcomes her disadvantaged upbringing in the slums of Uganda to become a Chess master.

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2016-09-23 | Drama

Cast

Madina Nalwanga, David Oyelowo

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    triumphant
  2. Ranked #1 for
    director with natural ability
  3. Ranked #3 for
    above and beyond

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3 Black and White in Color (1976)

French colonists in Africa, several months behind in the news, find themselves at war with their German neighbors. Deciding that they must do their proper duty and fight the Germans, they promptly conscript the local native population. Issuing them boots and rifles, the French attempt to make "proper" soldiers out of the Africans. A young, idealistic French geographer seems to be the only rational person in the town, and he takes over control of the "war" after several bungles on the part of the others.

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1976-01-01 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Jean Carmet, Jacques Dufilho

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    perfunctory
  2. Ranked #2 for
    duty-bound character
  3. Ranked #4 for
    shaking head in disbelief

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4 Tanu Weds Manu (2011)

Manu comes to India to find a bride for himself and falls for Tanu at first sight but Tanu, a free spirited girl has no plans of marrying him.

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2011-02-25 | Romance / Drama

Cast

R. Madhavan, Kangana Ranaut

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    putting a foot wrong
  2. Ranked #1 for
    quite convincing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    surprisingly convincing acting

Trailer

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5 Rudderless (2014)

A grieving father in a downward spiral stumbles across a box of his recently deceased son's demo tapes and lyrics. Shocked by the discovery of this unknown talent, he forms a band in the hope of finding some catharsis.

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2014-10-17 | Music / Drama

Cast

Billy Crudup, Anton Yelchin

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    putting a foot wrong
  2. Ranked #2 for
    particularly likable
  3. Ranked #2 for
    highly talented director

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6 The Distinguished Citizen (2016)

After refusing big and prestigious awards all over the world, Mr. Mantovani, Literature Nobel Prize winner, accepts an invitation to visit his hometown in Argentina, which has been the inspiration for all of his books. It turns out that accepting this invitation is the worse idea of his life. Expect the unexpected when you have used real people as characters in your novels!

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2016-09-08 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Oscar Martínez, Dady Brieva

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    maddening
  2. Ranked #1 for
    dismay
  3. Ranked #2 for
    jaundiced view

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7 Jennifer Eight (1992)

A big city cop from LA moves to a small town police force and immediately finds himself investigating a murder. Using theories rejected by his colleagues, the cop, John Berlin, meets a young blind woman named Helena, who he is attracted to. Meanwhile, a serial killer is on the loose and only John knows it.

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1992-11-06 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Andy García, Lance Henriksen

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    willed character
  2. Ranked #3 for
    late in game
  3. Ranked #4 for
    autumnal

Trailer

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8 Romulus, My Father (2007)

The story of Romulus, his beautiful wife, Christina, and their struggle in the face of great adversity to bring up their son, Raimond. It is a story of impossible love that ultimately celebrates the unbreakable bond between father and son.

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2007-05-31 | Drama

Cast

Eric Bana, Franka Potente

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    languorous
  2. Ranked #4 for
    astute
  3. Ranked #5 for
    credible performance

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9 Boundin' (2003)

On a high mountain plain lives a lamb with wool of such remarkable sheen that he breaks into high-steppin' dance. But there comes a day when he loses his lustrous coat and, along with it, his pride. It takes a wise jackalope - a horn-adorned rabbit - to teach the moping lamb that wooly or not, it's what's inside that'll help him rebound from life's troubles.

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2003-11-04 | Animation / Family

Cast

Bud Luckey

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cheerful
  2. Ranked #1 for
    popcorn fodder
  3. Ranked #1 for
    jubilant character

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10 Band Baaja Baaraat (2010)

Shruti and Bittoo decide to start a wedding planning company together after they graduate from university, but romance gets in the way of business.

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2010-12-10 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Ranveer Singh, Anushka Sharma

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    relative newcomer
  2. Ranked #1 for
    deserving accolade
  3. Ranked #1 for
    rocky start

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