Top rated perfunctory movies that are also staying true to spirit

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

1 Queen of Katwe (2016)

A young girl overcomes her disadvantaged upbringing in the slums of Uganda to become a Chess master.

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2016-09-23 | Drama

Cast

Madina Nalwanga, David Oyelowo

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    triumphant
  2. Ranked #1 for
    director with natural ability
  3. Ranked #3 for
    above and beyond

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2 Annie (1982)

An orphan in a facility run by the mean Miss Hannigan, Annie believes that her parents left her there by mistake. When a rich man named Oliver "Daddy" Warbucks decides to let an orphan live at his home to promote his image, Annie is selected. While Annie gets accustomed to living in Warbucks' mansion, she still longs to meet her parents. So Warbucks announces a search for them and a reward, which brings out many frauds.

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1982-06-18 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Aileen Quinn, Albert Finney

Rating

rating icon 6.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    undeniable classic
  2. Ranked #5 for
    perky
  3. Ranked #6 for
    buoyant

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3 Ferdinand (2017)

Ferdinand, a little bull, prefers sitting quietly under a cork tree just smelling the flowers versus jumping around, snorting, and butting heads with other bulls. As Ferdinand grows big and strong, his temperament remains mellow, but one day five men come to choose the "biggest, fastest, roughest bull" for the bullfights in Madrid and Ferdinand is mistakenly chosen. Based on the classic 1936 children's book by Munro Leaf.

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2017-12-09 | Animation / Family

Cast

John Cena, Kate McKinnon

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    kind of annoying voice
  2. Ranked #10 for
    new to table
  3. Ranked #15 for
    perfunctory

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4 Victor Frankenstein (2015)

Eccentric scientist Victor Von Frankenstein creates a grotesque creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment.

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2015-11-10 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

James McAvoy, Daniel Radcliffe

Rating

rating icon 5.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mad genius
  2. Ranked #3 for
    mad science
  3. Ranked #4 for
    fresh perspective

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5 Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns (2013)

The Royal Scandal, the war for power and fight for money continues with the return of Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster. Aditya Pratap Singh (Jimmy Sheirgill) is crippled and is trying to recover from the physical disability and his wifes betrayal. The lover cum seductress Madhavi Devi (Mahie Gill) is now an MLA, her relationship with Aditya may have broken to shambles but her relation with alcohol is deep, dark and daunting. Indarjeet Singh, a ragged prince who has lost everything but his pride, pledges to get back his familys respect which was once destroyed by Adityas ancestors. Ranjana is a modern ambitious girl who is madly in love with Indarjeet Singh (Irrfan Khan). The story takes a new turn when Aditya falls in love with Ranjana and forces Birendra (Raj Babbar) her father, for their marriage. In this game of live chess between Saheb, Biwi and Gangster, the winner, the survivor takes it all.

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2013-03-08 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Irrfan Khan, Jimmy Shergill

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    less impressive
  2. Ranked #4 for
    equally talented directing
  3. Ranked #4 for
    sizzling

Trailer

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6 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (2010)

This time around Edmund and Lucy Pevensie, along with their pesky cousin Eustace Scrubb find themselves swallowed into a painting and on to a fantastic Narnian ship headed for the very edges of the world.

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2010-12-02 | Adventure / Family

Cast

Georgie Henley, Skandar Keynes

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #8 for
    insufferable voice
  2. Ranked #13 for
    great improvement
  3. Ranked #13 for
    overlord

Trailer

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7 The Sign of Four (1983)

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson try to track down the Great Mogul, the second-largest diamond in the world.

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1983-12-06 | Adventure / Crime

Cast

Ian Richardson, David Healy

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    faithful to source material
  2. Ranked #5 for
    faithful rendition
  3. Ranked #5 for
    breakneck speed

Trailer

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8 Tortilla Soup (2001)

A Mexican-American master chef and father to three daughters has lost his taste for food but not for life.

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2001-08-24 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jacqueline Obradors, Tamara Mello

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    running smoothly
  2. Ranked #1 for
    zesty
  3. Ranked #2 for
    absolutely delicious

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9 Pal Joey (1957)

An opportunistic singer woos a wealthy widow to boost his career.

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1957-10-25 | Drama / Music

Cast

Rita Hayworth, Frank Sinatra

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most famous role
  2. Ranked #2 for
    ingenue
  3. Ranked #3 for
    actor at prime

Trailer

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10 Romeo & Juliet (2013)

In Verona, bad blood between the Montague and Capulet families leads to much bitterness. Despite the hostility, Romeo Montague manages an invitation to a masked ball at the estate of the Capulets and meets Juliet, their daughter. The two are instantly smitten but dismayed to learn that their families are enemies. Romeo and Juliet figure out a way to pursue their romance, but Romeo is banished for his part in the slaying of Juliet's cousin, Tybalt.

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2013-09-12 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Douglas Booth, Hailee Steinfeld

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lack of chemistry
  2. Ranked #2 for
    prettiest actress
  3. Ranked #3 for
    impeccable casting

Trailer

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