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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also too contrived

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and too contrived movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and too contrived, 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 Last Airbender (2010)

The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.

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2010-06-30 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Noah Ringer, Nicola Peltz

Rating

rating icon 4.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bothersome voice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    dull stretch
  3. Ranked #1 for
    inorganic acting

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2 Fantastic Four (2015)

Four young outsiders teleport to a dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy.

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2015-08-05 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Miles Teller, Kate Mara

Rating

rating icon 4.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    poor character development
  2. Ranked #1 for
    quite disappointing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    heavily flawed

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3 Battlefield Earth (2000)

In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos are stripping Earth clean of its natural resources, using the broken remnants of humanity as slaves. What is left of the human race has descended into a near primitive state. After being captured, it is up to Tyler to save mankind.

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2000-05-10 | Action / Science Fiction

Cast

Sabine Karsenti, Christopher Freeman

Rating

rating icon 2.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    completely nonsensical
  2. Ranked #1 for
    full of holes
  3. Ranked #1 for
    lamentable

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4 A Wrinkle in Time (2018)

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

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2018-03-08 | Adventure / Science Fiction

Cast

Storm Reid, Deric McCabe

Rating

rating icon 5.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    poorly put together
  2. Ranked #3 for
    disjointed mess
  3. Ranked #4 for
    wasted potential

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5 The Wicker Man (2006)

A sheriff investigating the disappearance of a young girl from a small island discovers there's a larger mystery to solve among the island's secretive, neo-pagan community.

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2006-09-01 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Erika-Shaye Gair, Kate Beahan

Rating

rating icon 4.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    made fool of themselves
  2. Ranked #3 for
    unintentional laughing
  3. Ranked #3 for
    howler

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6 The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)

Forks, Washington resident Bella Swan is reeling from the departure of her vampire love, Edward Cullen, and finds comfort in her friendship with Jacob Black, a werewolf. But before she knows it, she's thrust into a centuries-old conflict, and her desire to be with Edward at any cost leads her to take greater and greater risks.

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2009-11-18 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Ashley Greene, Tyson Houseman

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    real downer
  2. Ranked #1 for
    falling asleep in the middle
  3. Ranked #1 for
    voice drives me nuts

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7 Catwoman (2004)

Liquidated after discovering a corporate conspiracy, mild-mannered graphic artist Patience Phillips washes up on an island, where she's resurrected and endowed with the prowess of a cat -- and she's eager to use her new skills ... as a vigilante. Before you can say "cat and mouse," handsome gumshoe Tom Lone is on her tail.

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2004-07-22 | Action / Fantasy

Cast

Halle Berry, Benjamin Bratt

Rating

rating icon 4.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slinky cast
  2. Ranked #2 for
    minx
  3. Ranked #4 for
    vixen

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8 Prom Night (2008)

Donna's senior prom is supposed to be the best night of her life, though a sadistic killer from her past has different plans for her and her friends.

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2008-04-10 | Crime / Horror

Cast

Dana Davis, Jana Kramer

Rating

rating icon 5.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lonely character
  2. Ranked #4 for
    predictable
  3. Ranked #5 for
    for horror movie day

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9 Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013)

A young woman learns that she has inherited a Texas estate from her deceased grandmother. After embarking on a road trip with friends to uncover her roots, she finds she is the sole owner of a lavish, isolated Victorian mansion. But her newfound wealth comes at a price as she stumbles upon a horror that awaits her in the mansion’s dank cellars.

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2013-01-03 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Richard Riehle, John Dugan

Rating

rating icon 5.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #8 for
    scream queen
  2. Ranked #12 for
    total letdown
  3. Ranked #14 for
    full of holes

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10 Sex and the City 2 (2010)

Carrie, Charlotte, and Miranda are all married now, but they're still up for a little fun in the sun. When Samantha gets the chance to visit one of the most extravagant vacation destinations on the planet and offers to bring them all along, they surmise that a women-only retreat may be the perfect excuse to eschew their responsibilities and remember what life was like before they decided to settle down.

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2010-05-26 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Sarah Jessica Parker, Kristin Davis

Rating

rating icon 6.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    flattering light
  2. Ranked #2 for
    nagging voice
  3. Ranked #3 for
    glittery imagery

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