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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also slightly amusing

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and slightly amusing movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and slightly amusing, 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 Nov 24 2020

1 One for the Money (2012)

An unemployed lingerie buyer convinces her bail bondsman cousin to give her a shot as a bounty hunter. Her first assignment is to track down a former cop on the run for murder – the same man who broke her heart years before. With the help of some friends and the best bounty hunter in the business, she slowly learns what it takes to be a true bounty hunter.

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2012-01-26 | Action / Comedy

Cast

Katherine Heigl, Jason O'Mara

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    foxy
  2. Ranked #8 for
    light entertainment
  3. Ranked #9 for
    sexy blonde

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2 Casa De Mi Padre (2012)

Scheming of a way to save their father's ranch, the Alvarez brothers find themselves in a war with Mexico's most feared drug lord.

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2012-03-15 | Comedy / Western

Cast

Will Ferrell, Gael García Bernal

Rating

rating icon 5.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    funnier
  2. Ranked #4 for
    somewhat limited acting
  3. Ranked #13 for
    self-parodic cast

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3 The Brand New Testament (2015)

God lives in Brussels. On Earth though, God is a coward, with pathetical morals and being odious with his family. His daughter, Ea, is bored at home and can't stand being locked up in a small apartment in ordinary Brussels, until the day she decides to revolt against her dad...

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2015-09-02 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Pili Groyne, Benoît Poelvoorde

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #7 for
    unexpected treat
  2. Ranked #8 for
    sex maniac
  3. Ranked #8 for
    absurdist

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4 Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is betrothed to a dunce of an English nobleman. At her engagement party, she escapes the crowd to consider whether to go through with the marriage and falls down a hole in the garden after spotting an unusual rabbit. Arriving in a strange and surreal place called 'Underland,' she finds herself in a world that resembles the nightmares she had as a child, filled with talking animals, villainous queens and knights, and frumious bandersnatches. Alice realizes that she is there for a reason – to conquer the horrific Jabberwocky and restore the rightful queen to her throne.

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2010-03-03 | Family / Fantasy

Cast

Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mixed bag
  2. Ranked #1 for
    off-kilter
  3. Ranked #1 for
    visually brilliant

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5 Pineapple Express (2008)

A stoner and his dealer are forced to go on the run from the police after the pothead witnesses a cop commit a murder.

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2008-08-06 | Action / Comedy

Cast

Seth Rogen, James Franco

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    comic moments
  2. Ranked #1 for
    totally unfunny
  3. Ranked #1 for
    comic gold

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6 Fantastic Four (2005)

During a space voyage, four scientists are altered by cosmic rays: Reed Richards gains the ability to stretch his body; Sue Storm can become invisible; Johnny Storm controls fire; and Ben Grimm is turned into a super-strong … thing. Together, these "Fantastic Four" must now thwart the evil plans of Dr. Doom and save the world from certain destruction.

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2005-06-29 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Ioan Gruffudd, Jessica Alba

Rating

rating icon 5.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    fairly decent
  2. Ranked #3 for
    pretty damn good
  3. Ranked #3 for
    actually pretty decent

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7 Frozen (2013)

Young princess Anna of Arendelle dreams about finding true love at her sister Elsa’s coronation. Fate takes her on a dangerous journey in an attempt to end the eternal winter that has fallen over the kingdom. She's accompanied by ice delivery man Kristoff, his reindeer Sven, and snowman Olaf. On an adventure where she will find out what friendship, courage, family, and true love really means.

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2013-11-27 | Animation / Adventure

Cast

Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gauzy
  2. Ranked #1 for
    autumnal
  3. Ranked #1 for
    visually appealing imagery

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8 A Mighty Wind (2003)

In "A Mighty Wind", director Christopher Guest reunites the team from "Best In Show" and "Waiting for Guffman" to tell tell the story of 60's-era folk musicians, who inspired by the death of their former manager, get back on the stage for one concert in New York City's Town Hall.

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2003-04-16 | Comedy / Music

Cast

Bob Balaban, Christopher Guest

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    comic highlights
  2. Ranked #1 for
    improvisational style
  3. Ranked #1 for
    hugely talented directing

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9 Charlie Wilson's War (2007)

The true story of Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets had some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.

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2007-12-19 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Tom Hanks, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    ample support
  2. Ranked #4 for
    pithy
  3. Ranked #4 for
    sharp edge dialogue

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10 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

Martin Freeman, Zooey Deschanel

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    odd choice of cast
  2. Ranked #2 for
    amiss
  3. Ranked #3 for
    highly amusing

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