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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also strictly for laughing

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and strictly for laughing movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and strictly for laughing, 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 Sep 14 2020

1 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."

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2005-04-28 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Dominique Jackson, Albie Woodington

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    wry dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    harmless enough
  3. Ranked #2 for
    self-deprecating character

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2 The Cabin in the Woods (2012)

Five college friends spend the weekend at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods.

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2012-04-12 | Horror / Comedy

Cast

Phoebe Galvan, Peter Kelamis

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    horror icon
  2. Ranked #2 for
    predictable
  3. Ranked #3 for
    fresh spin

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3 Love Actually (2003)

Follows seemingly unrelated people as their lives begin to intertwine while they fall in – and out – of love. Affections languish and develop as Christmas draws near.

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2003-09-07 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Hugh Grant, Colin Firth

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    trifling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    obligatory happy ending
  3. Ranked #1 for
    hopelessly in love

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4 Click (2006)

A harried workaholic, Michael Newman doesn't have time for his wife and children, not if he's to impress his ungrateful boss and earn a well-deserved promotion. So when he meets Morty, a loopy sales clerk, he gets the answer to his prayers: a magical remote that allows him to bypass life's little distractions with increasingly hysterical results.

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2006-06-23 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Adam Sandler, Kate Beckinsale

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    serious drama
  2. Ranked #1 for
    changing channels
  3. Ranked #1 for
    straight dramatic acting

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5 Knives Out (2019)

When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan's untimely death.

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2019-11-27 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

M. Emmet Walsh, Noah Segan

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    red herring
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sterling casting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    starry casting

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6 Seven Psychopaths (2012)

A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih Tzu.

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2012-10-12 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Linda Bright Clay, Christian Barillas

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    talented writer
  2. Ranked #4 for
    nut job
  3. Ranked #4 for
    nutcase

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7 Sahara (2005)

Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer and his wisecracking buddy. But when these two cross paths with a beautiful doctor, they find themselves on the ultimate treasure hunt.

Info

2005-04-06 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Matthew McConaughey, Penélope Cruz

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    killing a couple of hours
  2. Ranked #5 for
    downright silly
  3. Ranked #6 for
    harmless enough

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8 Mamma Mia! (2008)

An independent, single mother who owns a small hotel on a Greek island is about to marry off the spirited young daughter she's raised alone. But, the daughter has secretly invited three of her mother's ex-lovers in the hopes of finding her biological father.

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2008-07-02 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gleeful
  2. Ranked #1 for
    merry
  3. Ranked #1 for
    infectious

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9 Lost in Translation (2003)

Two lost souls visiting Tokyo -- the young, neglected wife of a photographer and a washed-up movie star shooting a TV commercial -- find an odd solace and pensive freedom to be real in each other's company, away from their lives in America.

Info

2003-09-18 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    melancholic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    European style
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for relaxation

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10 Valentine's Day (2010)

More than a dozen Angelenos navigate Valentine's Day from early morning until midnight. Three couples awake together, but each relationship will sputter. A grade-school boy wants flowers for his first true love. Two high school seniors plan first-time sex at noon. A TV sports reporter gets the assignment to find romance in LA. A star quarterback contemplates his future. Two strangers meet on a plane. Grandparents, together for years, face a crisis. An 'I Hate Valentine's Day' dinner beckons the lonely and the lied to.

Info

2010-02-10 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Carter Jenkins, Taylor Swift

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    with star-power
  2. Ranked #2 for
    starry casting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    respected actor

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