Top rated pointless movies on Acorn TV

Check out today’s highest ranked pointless movies on Acorn TV! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best pointless movies on Acorn TV, 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 14 2021

1 The Return (2006)

Joanna Mills has a successful career but feels her personal life is spinning out of control. She has few friends, an estranged father, and a crazy ex-boyfriend who is stalking her. Joanna begins having terrifying visions of a woman's murder, and it seems that she is the killer's next target. Determined to solve the mystery and escape her apparent fate, Joanna follows her visions to the victim's hometown and finds that some secrets just do not stay buried.

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2006-11-10 | Horror / Drama

Cast

Sarah Michelle Gellar, Peter O'Brien

Rating

rating icon 5.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #14 for
    totally uninteresting
  2. Ranked #14 for
    completely uninteresting
  3. Ranked #15 for
    sleep-inducing

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2 Agora (2009)

A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn between his love for her and the possibility of gaining his freedom by joining the rising tide of Christianity.

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2009-05-17 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Rachel Weisz, Max Minghella

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #32 for
    like a history lesson
  2. Ranked #155 for
    teaching tool
  3. Ranked #201 for
    fictional character

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3 The Way Back (2010)

At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag—to take a perilous and uncertain journey to freedom as they cross deserts, mountains and several nations.

Info

2010-09-03 | Drama / Adventure

Cast

Jim Sturgess, Ed Harris

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    grueling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    lush green scenery
  3. Ranked #2 for
    sweeping vista

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4 The Sum of Us (1994)

A widowed father has to deal with two complex issues: while he is searching for "Miss Right," his son, who is in his 20s and gay, is searching for "Mr. Right."

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1994-07-28 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jack Thompson, Russell Crowe

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #628 for
    great story
  2. Ranked #878 for
    romantic subplot
  3. Ranked #918 for
    debased

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5 An Accidental Soldier (2013)

An unexpected love story set in WW1 France between a young Australian baker who has deserted the front line, and a grieving French woman, who puts her own life at risk by sheltering him from the authorities.

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2013-09-14 | Drama / War

Cast

Marie Bunel, Dan Spielman

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6915 for
    gorgeous technicolor
  2. Ranked #7074 for
    beautiful acting
  3. Ranked #8201 for
    great casting

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6 Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears (2020)

After freeing a young Bedouin girl from her unjust imprisonment in Jerusalem, an Australian adventuress, together with her devoted police detective friend, begins to unravel a decade-old mystery concerning priceless emeralds, an ancient curse and the disappearance of the girl's mother and massacre of her tribe.

Info

2020-02-27 | Drama / Adventure

Cast

Essie Davis, Nathan Page

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #39 for
    pure escapism
  2. Ranked #164 for
    intense drama
  3. Ranked #1360 for
    with the best music

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7 Mr. Morgan's Last Love (2013)

The film centres on a retired, widowed professor living in Paris who develops a special relationship with a younger French woman.

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2013-08-22 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Michael Caine, Clémence Poésy

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #35 for
    hitting false notes
  2. Ranked #514 for
    beautiful acting
  3. Ranked #866 for
    real downer

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8 United (2011)

United is based on the true story of Manchester United's legendary "Busby Babes", the youngest side ever to win the Football League and the 1958 Munich Air Crash that claimed eight of the their number. The film draws on first-hand interviews with the survivors and their families to tell the inspirational story of a team and community overcoming terrible tragedy.

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2011-01-02 | Drama / History

Cast

David Tennant, Jack O'Connell

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #591 for
    inspirational
  2. Ranked #963 for
    all-star cast
  3. Ranked #1184 for
    like a history lesson

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9 Affinity (2008)

A grieving upper class woman becomes a "Lady Visitor" at Millbank prison, hoping to escape her troubles and be a guiding figure in the lives of the female prisoners. Of all her friendships with prisoners, she is most fascinated by Selina - a medium.

Info

2008-12-28 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Zoë Tapper, Anna Madeley

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1302 for
    alternate history
  2. Ranked #1506 for
    mystic
  3. Ranked #1605 for
    chamber piece

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10 Wreckers (2011)

A married couple move back to his childhood village to start a family but a surprise visit from the husband's brother ignites sibling rivalry and exposes the lies embedded in the couple's relationship.

Info

2011-12-16 | Drama

Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch, Claire Foy

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1214 for
    nightmarish visual
  2. Ranked #1291 for
    domineering character
  3. Ranked #1688 for
    abusive

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