Top rated perfunctory movies that are also substantive

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and substantive movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and substantive, 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 Jun 07 2021

1 Unbreakable (2000)

An ordinary man makes an extraordinary discovery when a train accident leaves his fellow passengers dead — and him unscathed. The answer to this mystery could lie with the mysterious Elijah Price, a man who suffers from a disease that renders his bones as fragile as glass.

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2000-11-22 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sluggish pace
  2. Ranked #1 for
    low-key performance
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unexpected ending

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2 Rocketman (2019)

The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.

Info

2019-05-22 | Music / Drama

Cast

Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rise to fame
  2. Ranked #1 for
    rise to stardom
  3. Ranked #2 for
    voluminous plot

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3 2046 (2004)

Women enter and exit a science fiction author's life, over the course of a few years, after the author loses the woman he considers his one true love.

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2004-09-29 | Fantasy / Drama

Cast

Tony Leung Chiu-wai, Gong Li

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for rumination
  2. Ranked #1 for
    soft lighting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    textured imagery

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4 X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)

When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men—led by Professor Charles Xavier—and the Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organised under Xavier's former ally, Magneto.

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2006-05-24 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    properly developed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    not overly impressed
  3. Ranked #1 for
    crammed plot

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5 Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)

The surviving Resistance faces the First Order once again as the journey of Rey, Finn and Poe Dameron continues. With the power and knowledge of generations behind them, the final battle begins.

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2019-12-18 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    with connective tissue
  2. Ranked #2 for
    crammed plot
  3. Ranked #3 for
    tying loose ends

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6 Parasite (2019)

All unemployed, Ki-taek's family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks for their livelihood until they get entangled in an unexpected incident.

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2019-05-30 | Comedy / Thriller

Cast

Song Kang-ho, Lee Sun-kyun

Rating

rating icon 8.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    tone shifting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    Oscar deserving
  3. Ranked #1 for
    worthy of academy award

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7 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)

A rogue band of resistance fighters unite for a mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring a new hope to the galaxy.

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2016-12-14 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Felicity Jones, Diego Luna

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    filling in gaps
  2. Ranked #3 for
    properly developed
  3. Ranked #3 for
    little underwhelming

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8 Batman Begins (2005)

Driven by tragedy, billionaire Bruce Wayne dedicates his life to uncovering and defeating the corruption that plagues his home, Gotham City. Unable to work within the system, he instead creates a new identity, a symbol of fear for the criminal underworld - The Batman.

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2005-06-10 | Action / Crime

Cast

Christian Bale, Michael Caine

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    dark and brooding
  2. Ranked #2 for
    more intimidating
  3. Ranked #2 for
    more realistic approach

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9 Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure.

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2015-04-22 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more intimidating
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unwieldy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    formidable villain

Trailer

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10 Terminator: Dark Fate (2019)

Decades after Sarah Connor prevented Judgment Day, a lethal new Terminator is sent to eliminate the future leader of the resistance. In a fight to save mankind, battle-hardened Sarah Connor teams up with an unexpected ally and an enhanced super soldier to stop the deadliest Terminator yet.

Info

2019-10-23 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Linda Hamilton, Arnold Schwarzenegger

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    regurgitating
  2. Ranked #1 for
    savior
  3. Ranked #2 for
    strong character

Trailer

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