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Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also absolutely captivating

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and absolutely captivating movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and absolutely captivating, 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 Oct 21 2020

1 Roma (2018)

In 1970s Mexico City, two domestic workers help a mother of four while her husband is away for an extended period of time.

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2018-08-25 | Drama

Cast

Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    intensely personal
  2. Ranked #1 for
    artful
  3. Ranked #1 for
    deeply focused

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2 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.

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2002-12-18 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sight to behold
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most remarkable
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most astonishing

Trailer

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3 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.

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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
    bravura directing

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4 The Aviator (2004)

A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, while simultaneously growing more unstable due to severe obsessive-compulsive disorder.

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2004-12-17 | Drama

Cast

Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    boyish
  2. Ranked #1 for
    eccentric genius
  3. Ranked #1 for
    spruced up

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5 Freaks (2018)

Kept locked inside the house by her father, 7-year-old Chloe lives in fear and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat - or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger offers her a glimpse of what's really happening outside, Chloe soon finds that while the truth isn't so simple, the danger is very real.

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2018-09-08 | Science Fiction / Thriller

Cast

Emile Hirsch, Bruce Dern

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slow start
  2. Ranked #2 for
    reasonably enjoyable
  3. Ranked #2 for
    freakin awesome

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6 Boyhood (2014)

The film tells a story of a divorced couple trying to raise their young son. The story follows the boy for twelve years, from first grade at age 6 through 12th grade at age 17-18, and examines his relationship with his parents as he grows.

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2014-06-05 | Drama

Cast

Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    novel idea
  2. Ranked #1 for
    growing old
  3. Ranked #1 for
    teenage

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7 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make sure that the ring arrives at its final destination: Mt. Doom, the only place where it can be destroyed.

Info

2001-12-18 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    waited for long time
  2. Ranked #1 for
    practically flawless
  3. Ranked #1 for
    better than others

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8 The Lighthouse (2019)

Two lighthouse keepers try to maintain their sanity while living on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

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2019-10-18 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Robert Pattinson, Willem Dafoe

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ominous tone
  2. Ranked #1 for
    chiaroscuro
  3. Ranked #1 for
    top-notch cinematography

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9 El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (2019)

In the wake of his dramatic escape from captivity, Jesse Pinkman must come to terms with his past in order to forge some kind of future.

Info

2019-10-11 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Aaron Paul, Jesse Plemons

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    seemingly tacked on
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sense of closure
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fading out

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10 Black Mirror: Bandersnatch (2018)

In 1984, a young programmer begins to question reality as he adapts a dark fantasy novel into a video game. A mind-bending tale with multiple endings.

Info

2018-12-28 | Science Fiction / Mystery

Cast

Fionn Whitehead, Craig Parkinson

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    novel concept
  2. Ranked #1 for
    innovative idea
  3. Ranked #1 for
    underlying concept

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