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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also useful

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and useful movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and useful, 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 Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)

Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.

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2017-12-13 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Oscar Isaac, Kelly Marie Tran

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    feeling played
  2. Ranked #1 for
    zero character development
  3. Ranked #1 for
    pointless subplots

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2 The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)

A representative of an alien race that went through drastic evolution to survive its own climate change, Klaatu comes to Earth to assess whether humanity can prevent the environmental damage they have inflicted on their own planet. When barred from speaking to the United Nations, he decides humankind shall be exterminated so the planet can survive.

Info

2008-12-10 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Judith Maxie, Reese Alexander

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    destructive
  2. Ranked #2 for
    annoying brat
  3. Ranked #2 for
    amiss

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3 Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.

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2015-12-15 | Action / Adventure

Cast

James McArdle, Stefan Grube

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    uncreative story
  2. Ranked #1 for
    reintroduction
  3. Ranked #1 for
    recycled

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4 12 Angry Men (1957)

The defense and the prosecution have rested and the jury is filing into the jury room to decide if a young Spanish-American is guilty or innocent of murdering his father. What begins as an open and shut case soon becomes a mini-drama of each of the jurors' prejudices and preconceptions about the trial, the accused, and each other.

Info

1957-04-10 | Drama

Cast

James Kelly, Jack Warden

Rating

rating icon 8.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for different opinions
  2. Ranked #1 for
    highly charging
  3. Ranked #1 for
    completely engrossing

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5 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

David M. Santana, Forest Whitaker

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    properly developed
  2. Ranked #3 for
    fleshed out character
  3. Ranked #3 for
    inevitable climax

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6 The Circle (2017)

A young tech worker takes a job at a powerful Internet corporation, quickly rises up the company's ranks, and soon finds herself in a perilous situation concerning privacy, surveillance and freedom. She comes to learn that her decisions and actions will determine the future of humanity.

Info

2017-04-27 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Emma Watson, Tom Hanks

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cringy as fuck
  2. Ranked #1 for
    invasive voice
  3. Ranked #1 for
    modern technology

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7 There Will Be Blood (2007)

Ruthless silver miner, turned oil prospector, Daniel Plainview, moves to oil-rich California. Using his son to project a trustworthy, family-man image, Plainview cons local landowners into selling him their valuable properties for a pittance. However, local preacher Eli Sunday suspects Plainview's motives and intentions, starting a slow-burning feud that threatens both their lives.

Info

2007-12-28 | Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sheer force
  2. Ranked #1 for
    purely evil character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    striking atmosphere

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8 Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)

Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born in the stench of 18th century Paris, develops a superior olfactory sense, which he uses to create the world's finest perfumes. However, his work takes a dark turn as he tries to preserve scents in the search for the ultimate perfume.

Info

2006-09-13 | Crime / Fantasy

Cast

Richard Felix, Alvaro Roque

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deep impression
  2. Ranked #2 for
    strong impression
  3. Ranked #3 for
    magnetizing

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9 Margin Call (2011)

A thriller that revolves around the key people at an investment bank over a 24-hour period during the early stages of the financial crisis.

Info

2011-09-28 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Kevin Spacey, Paul Bettany

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    razor-thin
  2. Ranked #1 for
    offering insight
  3. Ranked #1 for
    impressive casting

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10 Quantum of Solace (2008)

Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate Mr. White, who reveals that the organization that blackmailed Vesper is far more complex and dangerous than anyone had imagined.

Info

2008-10-31 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Lucrezia Lante della Rovere, Jesús Ochoa

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    action-oriented
  2. Ranked #1 for
    rapid fire editing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    rejoinder lines

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