Top rated perfunctory movies that are also thoroughly engaging

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

1 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 5.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    credible performance
  2. Ranked #1 for
    smooth ride
  3. Ranked #2 for
    crisp dialogue

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Money trailer
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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

Rating

rating icon 0.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    non-stop laughing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ton of laughing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    incredibly talented directing

Trailer

Our Scripted Life trailer
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3 Bandit Queen (1995)

Born a lower-caste girl in rural India's patriarchal society, "married" at 11, repeatedly raped and brutalized, Phooland Devi finds freedom only as an avenging warrior, the eponymous Bandit Queen. Devi becomes a kind a bloody Robin Hood; this extraordinary biographical film offers both a vivid portrait of a driven woman and a savage critique of the society that made her.

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1995-06-30 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Seema Biswas, Nirmal Pandey

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    accomplished director
  2. Ranked #3 for
    career-defining role
  3. Ranked #7 for
    perfunctory

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Bandit Queen trailer
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4 Tanu Weds Manu (2011)

Manu comes to India to find a bride for himself and falls for Tanu at first sight but Tanu, a free spirited girl has no plans of marrying him.

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2011-02-25 | Romance / Drama

Cast

R. Madhavan, Kangana Ranaut

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    putting a foot wrong
  2. Ranked #2 for
    two thumbs up
  3. Ranked #3 for
    goody goody

Trailer

Tanu Weds Manu trailer
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5 The Changeover (2017)

Laura Chant, 16, lives with her mother and four-year-old brother Jacko in a poor new suburb on the edge of a partially demolished Christchurch, New Zealand. Laura is drawn into a supernatural battle with an ancient spirit who attacks Jacko and slowly drains the life out of him as the spirit becomes ever younger. Laura discovers her true identity and the supernatural ability within her, and must harness it to save her brother's life.

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2017-09-28 | Fantasy / Thriller

Cast

Erana James, Timothy Spall

Rating

rating icon 5.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    subjective camera
  2. Ranked #3 for
    tightly directed
  3. Ranked #3 for
    powerful imagery

Trailer

The Changeover trailer
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6 The Swarm (2020)

A single mother breeds locusts as high-protein foods but has trouble getting them to reproduce until she finds they have a taste for blood.

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2020-10-14 | Horror / Drama

Cast

Suliane Brahim, Sofian Khammes

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    blood thirsty
  2. Ranked #3 for
    slow and deliberate
  3. Ranked #5 for
    flattering light

Trailer

The Swarm trailer
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7 Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast (2014)

An ancient myth of a massive creature sparks the curiosity of Tinker Bell and her good friend Fawn, an animal fairy who’s not afraid to break the rules to help an animal in need. But this creature is not welcome in Pixie Hollow — and the scout fairies are determined to capture the mysterious beast, who they fear will destroy their home. Fawn must convince her fairy friends to risk everything to rescue the NeverBeast.

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2014-12-12 | Adventure / Animation

Cast

Ginnifer Goodwin, Mae Whitman

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    directing with endearing quality
  2. Ranked #2 for
    most touching
  3. Ranked #3 for
    better executed

Trailer

Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast trailer
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8 Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon (2008)

The aging Zhao embarks on his final and greatest campaign, a road to adventure that will crown his name in glory for all time.

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2008-04-03 | Action / History

Cast

Sammo Hung, Vanness Wu

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    truly epic
  2. Ranked #3 for
    epic battle sequence
  3. Ranked #3 for
    large scope

Trailer

Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon trailer
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9 Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971)

Three children evacuated from London during World War II are forced to stay with an eccentric spinster (Eglantine Price). The children's initial fears disappear when they find out she is in fact a trainee witch.

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1971-10-07 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Angela Lansbury, David Tomlinson

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    escapist fantasy
  2. Ranked #5 for
    pure magic
  3. Ranked #5 for
    imaginary fairy tale

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Bedknobs and Broomsticks trailer
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10 Thunder Road (2018)

A police officer faces a personal meltdown following a divorce and the death of his mother.

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2018-09-12 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jim Cummings, Kendal Farr

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    efficient directing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    competent directing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    able directing

Trailer

Thunder Road trailer
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