Top rated perfunctory movies that are also somewhat contrived

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

1 London Heist (2017)

Armed robber and career criminal Jack Cregan seeks to discover the truth behind his father's murder and his stolen heist money and in doing so puts his life in danger. The devastation that Jack soon discovers puts his very own existence into question.

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2017-06-17 | Thriller / Action

Cast

Craig Fairbrass, James Cosmo

Rating

rating icon 5.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #14 for
    completely unbelievable
  2. Ranked #17 for
    mannered performance
  3. Ranked #33 for
    worth renting

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2 3 (2018)

With the help of her husband, a woman tries to get her rapist to own up to what he did to her by kidnapping him. He does not admit to the act, which means the couple must go to greater lengths to get a confession out of him and on record to dispute his alibi.

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2018-08-07 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Katie Carpenter, Todd Bruno

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #11 for
    nearly unwatchable
  2. Ranked #21 for
    perfunctory
  3. Ranked #30 for
    persuasive acting

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3 A Christmas Wish (2011)

MARTHA EVANS has been abandoned by her ne'er-do-well husband, who took all their cash and left her homeless and virtually destitute with her two daughters and stepson. Martha leaves town in hopes of finding a job and a place to stay, she finally finds a job at a sleepy rural diner, formerly famous for its home-made root beer. But with her car broken down and the bills piling up, it looks like it's going to be a bleak Christmas for the Evans family. However, there are warm hearts working behind the scenes that ultimately make this the happiest holiday of Martha's life -- a real answer to her prayers

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2011-11-20 | Family / Drama

Cast

Kristy Swanson, Edward Herrmann

Rating

rating icon 5.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #11 for
    ample support
  2. Ranked #30 for
    grateful
  3. Ranked #38 for
    in dire straits

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4 Money (2016)

Two wealthy businessmen are about to get away with $5 million in ill-gotten money until their plans are revealed by an uninvited house guest.

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2016-04-06 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Jesse Williams, Kellan Lutz

Rating

rating icon 5.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    well-knitted
  2. Ranked #4 for
    smooth talker
  3. Ranked #4 for
    credible performance

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5 8 Heads in a Duffel Bag (1997)

Mafia hitman Tommy Spinelli (Joe Pesci) is flying to San Diego with a bag that holds eight severed heads, which he's bringing to his superiors to prove that some troublesome rival mobsters are permanently out of the picture. When his bag gets accidentally switched at the airport, Tommy must track down his duffel bag and the 8 heads it contains.

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1997-04-18 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Joe Pesci, Kristy Swanson

Rating

rating icon 5.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    load of laughing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    few laughs
  3. Ranked #3 for
    few chuckles

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6 Personal Velocity (2002)

Three women escape from their afflicted lives. Each struggles to flee from the men who confine their personal freedom.

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2002-01-12 | Drama

Cast

Kyra Sedgwick, Parker Posey

Rating

rating icon 5.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    omniscient
  2. Ranked #8 for
    perfectly capturing mood
  3. Ranked #9 for
    tenuous

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7 Killers (2014)

Mr. Nomura is an eerily handsome, sharply dressed, sociopathic serial killer who preys on the women of Tokyo. In Jakarta, a world-weary journalist named Bayu finds himself unexpectedly falling into vigilantism after brutally killing two sadistic robbers. When each posts videos of their violent sprees online, the pair find one another on the Internet and begin a toxic and competitive duel. While Bayu clings to the hope that he can resume a normal life, Nomura continues to spill blood without remorse. Killing, advises Nomura, is something everyone ought to consider.

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2014-02-01 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Kazuki Kitamura, Oka Antara

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    sound promising
  2. Ranked #6 for
    gets harder and harder
  3. Ranked #13 for
    unplanned

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8 Mrs Henderson Presents (2005)

Eccentric 70-year-old widow purchases the Windmill Theatre in London as a post-widowhood hobby. After starting an innovative continuous variety review, which is copied by other theaters, they begin to lose money. Mrs Henderson suggests they add female nudity similar to the Moulin Rouge in Paris

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2005-09-08 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Judi Dench, Bob Hoskins

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    can hear a pin drop
  2. Ranked #9 for
    fab
  3. Ranked #11 for
    refurbished

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9 Madea's Witness Protection (2012)

For years, mild-mannered Wall Street banker George Needleman has meandered through life oblivious to his family's dysfunction and his company's malfeasance, but he's forced to wake up when he learns that he's been framed in a mob-backed Ponzi scheme. Placed under federal protection, George and his family are shipped down South to Madea's house, where the no-nonsense matriarch whips them all into shape using her special brand of tough love.

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2012-06-29 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Tyler Perry, Eugene Levy

Rating

rating icon 6.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    worth money
  2. Ranked #9 for
    remotely funny
  3. Ranked #36 for
    overboard acting

Trailer

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10 The Deep End (2001)

With her husband Jack perpetually away at work, Margaret Hall raises her children virtually alone. Her teenage son is testing the waters of the adult world, and early one morning she wakes to find the dead body of his gay lover on the beach of their rural lakeside home. What would you do? What is rational and what do you do to protect your child? How far do you go and when do you stop?

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2001-01-21 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Tilda Swinton, Goran Visnjic

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #16 for
    implausible situation
  2. Ranked #19 for
    seemingly contrived
  3. Ranked #21 for
    contrived situation

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