Maimovie logo

Top rated perfunctory movies that are also light comedy

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and light comedy movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and light comedy, 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 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)

Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."

Info

2005-04-28 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Dominique Jackson, Albie Woodington

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    wry dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    harmless enough
  3. Ranked #2 for
    droll dialogue

Trailer

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

2 Love Actually (2003)

Follows seemingly unrelated people as their lives begin to intertwine while they fall in – and out – of love. Affections languish and develop as Christmas draws near.

Info

2003-09-07 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Hugh Grant, Colin Firth

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    hopelessly in love
  2. Ranked #1 for
    obligatory happy ending
  3. Ranked #1 for
    trifling

Trailer

Love Actually trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

3 Click (2006)

A harried workaholic, Michael Newman doesn't have time for his wife and children, not if he's to impress his ungrateful boss and earn a well-deserved promotion. So when he meets Morty, a loopy sales clerk, he gets the answer to his prayers: a magical remote that allows him to bypass life's little distractions with increasingly hysterical results.

Info

2006-06-23 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Adam Sandler, Kate Beckinsale

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    changing channels
  2. Ranked #1 for
    serious drama
  3. Ranked #1 for
    straight dramatic acting

Trailer

Click trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

4 Lost in Translation (2003)

Two lost souls visiting Tokyo -- the young, neglected wife of a photographer and a washed-up movie star shooting a TV commercial -- find an odd solace and pensive freedom to be real in each other's company, away from their lives in America.

Info

2003-09-18 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    melancholy mood
  2. Ranked #1 for
    nonchalant
  3. Ranked #1 for
    observant

Trailer

Lost in Translation trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

5 The Cabin in the Woods (2012)

Five college friends spend the weekend at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods.

Info

2012-04-12 | Horror / Comedy

Cast

Phoebe Galvan, Peter Kelamis

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    horror icon
  2. Ranked #2 for
    predictable
  3. Ranked #3 for
    cliche-ridden

Trailer

The Cabin in the Woods trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

6 Seven Psychopaths (2012)

A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih Tzu.

Info

2012-10-12 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Linda Bright Clay, Christian Barillas

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    talented writer
  2. Ranked #4 for
    nut job
  3. Ranked #4 for
    nutcase

Trailer

Seven Psychopaths trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

7 The Break-Up (2006)

Pushed to the breaking-up point after their latest 'why can't you do this one little thing for me?' argument, Brooke calls it quits with her boyfriend Gary. What follows is a hilarious series of remedies, war tactics, overtures and undermining tricks – all encouraged by the former couple's friends and confidantes …and the occasional total stranger! When neither ex is willing to move out of their shared apartment, the only solution is to continue living as hostile roommates until one of them reaches breaking point.

Info

2006-06-01 | Romance / Comedy

Cast

Peter Billingsley, Wayne A. Brown

Rating

rating icon 5.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    dose of reality
  2. Ranked #3 for
    unhappy ending
  3. Ranked #4 for
    comedic relief

Trailer

The Break-Up trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

8 Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994)

Over the course of five social occasions, a committed bachelor must consider the notion that he may have discovered love.

Info

1994-03-09 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

David Bower, Ronald Herdman

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    become instantly attracted
  2. Ranked #8 for
    deeply in love
  3. Ranked #8 for
    eventually falling in love

Trailer

Four Weddings and a Funeral trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

9 The Big Sick (2017)

Pakistan-born comedian Kumail Nanjiani and grad student Emily Gardner fall in love but struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail finds himself forced to face her feisty parents, his family's expectations, and his true feelings.

Info

2017-03-30 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    heavy drama
  2. Ranked #6 for
    straight dramatic acting
  3. Ranked #8 for
    romantic character

Trailer

The Big Sick trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

10 Parasite (2019)

All unemployed, Ki-taek's family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks for their livelihood until they get entangled in an unexpected incident.

Info

2019-05-30 | Comedy / Thriller

Cast

Jung Ji-so, Jeon Eun-mi

Rating

rating icon 8.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    masterful story
  2. Ranked #1 for
    downtrodden character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    tone shifting

Trailer

Parasite trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

FAQ

According to the review analysis on Maimovie, movies in Top rated perfunctory movies that are also light comedy list are rated as desperately in love, sexually attractive, light comedy, droll dialogue, jumping for joy, self-deprecating character, downright silly, hopelessly in love, lust, madly in love.
We collect all existing reviews on the web for all movies and proceed machine learning to calculate the A.I. ranking. It ranks the movies while automatically updating new information every week.
Using Taste search, Maimovie provides a unique system which helps you search for specific results through phrases that are collected from movie reviews and information from various movie databases. You can look for movies with phrases such as “adrenaline pumping movies” or “unexpected plot twist of all time.” The Maimovie application’s database covers movie information from all 540K+ movies and connects you to all 74+ available streaming services.