Top rated perfunctory movies that are also stretching the limits

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

1 Awaydays (2009)

On the Wirral in the grim early years of Margaret Thatcher's premiership, the opportunities for thrill seeking young men looking to escape 9 to 5 drudgery are what they've always been: sex, drugs, rock n' roll, fashion, football and fighting.

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2009-04-01 | Drama

Cast

Stephen Graham, Nicky Bell

Rating

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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    perfunctory
  2. Ranked #3 for
    surprisingly mature
  3. Ranked #8 for
    less engaging

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2 Our Scripted Life (2020)

A daytime television actor hatches a plan to produce a film starring him and his co-star, hoping it will make her fall in love with him.

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2020-05-05 | Comedy

Cast

Abby Wathen, Ryan Karloff

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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    non-stop laughing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    superb supporting cast
  3. Ranked #4 for
    hooting

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3 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
    credible performance
  3. Ranked #4 for
    smooth talker

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4 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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5 Casualties of War (1989)

During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. Based on the actual events of an incident on Hill 192 in November, 1966.

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1989-08-18 | Drama / History

Cast

Michael J. Fox, Sean Penn

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #11 for
    utterly convincing acting
  2. Ranked #19 for
    brave character
  3. Ranked #28 for
    more impactful

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6 K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)

When Russia's first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster.

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2002-07-19 | Drama / History

Cast

Harrison Ford, Liam Neeson

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    life and limb story
  2. Ranked #8 for
    gripping drama
  3. Ranked #11 for
    sacrificial character

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7 The Appaloosa (1966)

Man tries to recover a horse stolen from him by a Mexican bandit. The Appaloosa (also known as Southwest to Sonora) is a 1966 American Western film Technicolor (set in the 1870s) from Universal Pictures starring Marlon Brando, Anjanette Comer and John Saxon, who was nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of a Mexican bandit. The film was directed by Sidney J. Furie, shot in Mexico. The 2008 Appaloosa film (starring Ed Harris and Viggo Mortensen) is not related nor a remake of this film, although it has almost the same title.

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1966-09-14 | Western

Cast

Marlon Brando, Anjanette Comer

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    odd casting
  2. Ranked #7 for
    slow moving
  3. Ranked #9 for
    realist

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8 Zu Warriors (2001)

King Sky, the sole disciple of the Kun Lun Sect, falls in love with his master Dawn. Dawn is killed when Insomnia destroys the Kin Lun Mountain. King Sky waits for two hundred years and meets Enigma, who is the reincarnation of Dawn, and in love with her again. However, Insomnia's Blood Clouds is ready to destroy Zu...

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2001-08-09 | Fantasy / Action

Cast

Ekin Cheng Yee-Kin, Louis Koo

Rating

rating icon 5.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    spectacular special effect
  2. Ranked #8 for
    visual artistry
  3. Ranked #11 for
    little hokey editing

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9 Harlan County War (2000)

A Kentucky woman whose mine-worker husband is nearly killed in a cave-in, and whose father is slowly dying of black lung disease, joins the picket lines for a long, violent strike.

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2000-05-19 | Drama

Cast

Holly Hunter, Stellan Skarsgård

Rating

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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #20 for
    all major player cast
  2. Ranked #24 for
    superbly crafted
  3. Ranked #39 for
    sympathetic character

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10 Borgman (2013)

Borgman is the central character of this dark, malevolent fable. Is he a dream or a demon, a twisted allegory or an all-too-real embodiment of our fears? Borgman is a sinister arrival in the sealed-off streets of modern suburbia. His presence unleashes a crowing gallery of distortion around the careful façade constructed by an arrogant, comfortable couple, their three children and nanny.

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2013-05-13 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Jan Bijvoet, Hadewych Minis

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #10 for
    most insulting
  2. Ranked #17 for
    pure evil
  3. Ranked #20 for
    religious imagery

Trailer

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