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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also more knowledgeable

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and more knowledgeable movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and more knowledgeable, 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 Oct 21 2020

1 Lincoln (2012)

The revealing story of the 16th US President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come.

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2012-11-09 | History / Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    Oscar-worthy performance
  2. Ranked #1 for
    significant
  3. Ranked #1 for
    historical significance

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2 The Man from Earth (2007)

An impromptu goodbye party for Professor John Oldman becomes a mysterious interrogation after the retiring scholar reveals to his colleagues he never ages and has walked the earth for 14,000 years.

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2007-06-10 | Science Fiction / Drama

Cast

David Lee Smith, Tony Todd

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    thoughtful and intelligent
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for philosophical discussion
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for philosophical debate

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3 Millions (2004)

Two boys, still grieving the death of their mother, find themselves the unwitting benefactors of a bag of bank robbery loot in the week before the United Kingdom switches its official currency to the Euro. What's a kid to do?

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2004-04-29 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Alexander Nathan Etel, Lewis McGibbon

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    saintly character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    versatile director
  3. Ranked #2 for
    piety

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4 Never on Sunday (1960)

An American scholar in Greece sets about improving the prostitute with whom he is infatuated.

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1960-05-24 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Melina Mercouri, Jules Dassin

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    perfunctory
  2. Ranked #4 for
    debased
  3. Ranked #5 for
    disarming character

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5 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.

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2017-12-13 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    miffed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    inexcusable
  3. Ranked #1 for
    feeling played

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6 Fahrenheit 11/9 (2018)

Michael Moore's provocative documentary explores the two most important questions of the Trump Era: How the fuck did we get here, and how the fuck do we get out?

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2018-09-10 | Documentary

Cast

Michael Moore, Donald Trump

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    conservative
  2. Ranked #4 for
    hot topic
  3. Ranked #5 for
    fair and balanced

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7 13th (2016)

An in-depth look at the prison system in the United States and how it reveals the nation's history of racial inequality.

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2016-10-07 | Documentary

Cast

Jelani Cobb, Angela Davis

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    disproportionate
  2. Ranked #3 for
    more balanced
  3. Ranked #3 for
    mongering

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8 Syriana (2005)

The Middle Eastern oil industry is the backdrop of this tense drama, which weaves together numerous story lines. Bennett Holiday is an American lawyer in charge of facilitating a dubious merger of oil companies, while Bryan Woodman, a Switzerland-based energy analyst, experiences both personal tragedy and opportunity during a visit with Arabian royalty. Meanwhile, veteran CIA agent Bob Barnes uncovers an assassination plot with unsettling origins.

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2005-11-23 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

George Clooney, Matt Damon

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    numerous plots
  2. Ranked #1 for
    multiple story lines
  3. Ranked #2 for
    multileveled

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9 Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.

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2015-12-15 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    uncreative story
  2. Ranked #1 for
    relatively new
  3. Ranked #1 for
    comedown

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10 A Serious Man (2009)

It is 1967, and Larry Gopnik, a physics professor at a quiet Midwestern university, has just been informed by his wife Judith that she is leaving him. She has fallen in love with one of his more pompous acquaintances Sy Ableman.

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2009-09-30 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Michael Stuhlbarg, Richard Kind

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for treatise
  2. Ranked #1 for
    eternal question
  3. Ranked #2 for
    semi-serious

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