Top rated perfunctory movies that are also most under-appreciated

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

1 House of Shadows (2020)

A young woman visits the mysterious property she has inherited. While hoping to learn more about the deaths of her mother and sister, she is haunted by ghosts and so must uncover the truth behind the curse of the house, or become the next victim…

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2020-10-05 | Horror

Cast

Harriet Madeley, Elena Delia

Rating

rating icon 3.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    lame ass
  2. Ranked #5 for
    the worst
  3. Ranked #8 for
    hasty plot

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2 The Fan (1996)

When the San Francisco Giants pay center-fielder, Bobby Rayburn $40 million to lead their team to the World Series, no one is happier or more supportive than #1 fan, Gil Renard. When Rayburn becomes mired in the worst slump of his career, the obsessed Renard decides to stop at nothing to help his idol regain his former glory—not even murder.

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1996-08-15 | Thriller / Action

Cast

Robert De Niro, Wesley Snipes

Rating

rating icon 5.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #15 for
    monomaniacal
  2. Ranked #36 for
    like Cape Fear
  3. Ranked #93 for
    most underrated

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3 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 6.012
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #107 for
    left unsolved
  2. Ranked #122 for
    most underrated
  3. Ranked #125 for
    lugubrious

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4 Elyse (2020)

Elyse appears, on the surface, to have it all - a beautiful family, and enviable home, a charmed lifestyle. However, all is not what it seems, and her enviable existence starts to unravel. Institutionalised following a catastrophic accident, she is deeply traumatised and seemingly unreachable. Only the care from her doctor and the unconditional love from her nurse might lead to her recovery.

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2020-07-01 | Drama

Cast

Anthony Hopkins, Lisa Pepper

Rating

rating icon 5.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    most underrated
  2. Ranked #3 for
    combative
  3. Ranked #3 for
    cogent narrative

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5 A Woman of Paris: A Drama of Fate (1923)

When Marie St. Clair believes she has been jilted by her artist fiance Jean, she decides to leave for Paris on her own. After spending a year in the city as a mistress of the wealthy Pierre Revel, she is reunited with Jean by chance. This leaves her with the choice between a glamorous life in Paris, and the true love she left behind.

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1923-10-01 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Edna Purviance, Clarence Geldart

Rating

rating icon 6.898
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #26 for
    devil-may-care
  2. Ranked #31 for
    decadent
  3. Ranked #151 for
    rousing musical score

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6 Stage Fright (1950)

A struggling actress tries to help a friend prove his innocence when he's accused of murdering the husband of a high-society entertainer.

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1950-02-23 | Thriller

Cast

Jane Wyman, Marlene Dietrich

Rating

rating icon 6.785
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #69 for
    innocent man
  2. Ranked #82 for
    with MacGuffins
  3. Ranked #135 for
    flashback sequence

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7 Shirley Valentine (1989)

Wondering what has happened to herself, now feeling stagnant and in a rut, Shirley Valentine finds herself regularly talking to the wall while preparing her husband's chips and egg. When her best friend wins a trip-for-two to Greece Shirley begins to see the world, and herself, in a different light.

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1989-08-30 | Romance / Comedy

Cast

Pauline Collins, Tom Conti

Rating

rating icon 6.389
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #44 for
    tetchy
  2. Ranked #113 for
    dumbfounded
  3. Ranked #128 for
    fey

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8 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

Betsey Brown, Madeline Quinn

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    burnish
  2. Ranked #1 for
    chintzy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    non-existent character development

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9 On the Count of Three (2022)

Val has reached a place where he feels the only way out is to end things. But he considers himself a bit of a failure—his effectiveness lacking—so he figures he could use some help. As luck would have it, Val’s best friend, Kevin, is recovering from a failed suicide attempt, so he seems like the perfect partner for executing this double suicide plan. But before they go, they have some unfinished business to attend to.

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2022-05-13 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jerrod Carmichael, Christopher Abbott

Rating

rating icon 6.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    serious topic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with humorous moments
  3. Ranked #1 for
    weighty atmosphere

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10 Marcel the Shell with Shoes On (2022)

Marcel is an adorable one-inch-tall shell who ekes out a colorful existence with his grandmother Connie and their pet lint, Alan. Once part of a sprawling community of shells, they now live alone as the sole survivors of a mysterious tragedy. But when a documentary filmmaker discovers them amongst the clutter of his Airbnb, the short film he posts online brings Marcel millions of passionate fans, as well as unprecedented dangers and a new hope at finding his long-lost family.

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2022-06-24 | Animation / Comedy

Cast

Jenny Slate, Dean Fleischer Camp

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ingenious plot
  2. Ranked #1 for
    clever
  3. Ranked #1 for
    so ingrained

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