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Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also aimed for adults

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and aimed for adults movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and aimed for adults, 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 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.

Info

2014-06-05 | Drama

Cast

Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    growing old
  2. Ranked #1 for
    teenage
  3. Ranked #1 for
    growing up

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2 Oculus (2014)

A woman tries to exonerate her brother's murder conviction by proving that the crime was committed by a supernatural phenomenon.

Info

2014-04-03 | Horror

Cast

Karen Gillan, Brenton Thwaites

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cleverly constructed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    source of evil
  3. Ranked #1 for
    clever device

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3 Eighth Grade (2018)

Thirteen-year-old Kayla endures the tidal wave of contemporary suburban adolescence as she makes her way through the last week of middle school — the end of her thus far disastrous eighth grade year — before she begins high school.

Info

2018-01-19 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Elsie Fisher, Josh Hamilton

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more relatable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with awkward moments
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with embarrassing moments

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4 Moonlight (2016)

The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.

Info

2016-10-21 | Drama

Cast

Trevante Rhodes, André Holland

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    wondering why on earth
  2. Ranked #1 for
    good art directing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    worthy of academy award

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5 Ghost World (2001)

Two quirky, cynical teenaged girls try to figure out what to do with their lives after high school graduation. After they play a prank on an eccentric, middle aged record collector, one of them befriends him, which causes a rift in the girls' friendship.

Info

2001-07-20 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Thora Birch, Scarlett Johansson

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cynical view
  2. Ranked #1 for
    kindred spirit
  3. Ranked #1 for
    observant

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6 Rushmore (1998)

When a beautiful first-grade teacher arrives at a prep school, she soon attracts the attention of an ambitious teenager named Max, who quickly falls in love with her. Max turns to the father of two of his schoolmates for advice on how to woo the teacher. However, the situation soon gets complicated when Max's new friend becomes involved with her, setting the two pals against one another in a war for her attention.

Info

1998-12-11 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    instantly likable character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    underachieved character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    more subtle

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7 Don't Look Now (1973)

Laura and John, grieved by a terrible loss, meet in Venice, where John is in charge of the restoration of a church, two mysterious sisters, one of whom gives them a message sent from the afterlife.

Info

1973-12-03 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Julie Christie, Donald Sutherland

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    striking imagery
  2. Ranked #1 for
    religious imagery
  3. Ranked #1 for
    recurring motif

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8 The House of the Devil (2009)

In the 1980s, college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that coincides with a full lunar eclipse. She slowly realizes her clients harbor a terrifying secret.

Info

2009-04-25 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Jocelin Donahue, Tom Noonan

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    big payoff
  2. Ranked #1 for
    retro-style directing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    slowly building up

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9 The Ugly Truth (2009)

A romantically challenged morning show producer is reluctantly embroiled in a series of outrageous tests by her chauvinistic correspondent to prove his theories on relationships and help her find love. His clever ploys, however, lead to an unexpected result.

Info

2009-07-24 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Katherine Heigl, Gerard Butler

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    changing channels
  2. Ranked #1 for
    shrewish character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    chemistry between leads

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10 Atonement (2007)

As a 13-year-old, fledgling writer Briony Tallis irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit.

Info

2007-09-07 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Keira Knightley, James McAvoy

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    turning world upside down
  2. Ranked #2 for
    wonderfully put together
  3. Ranked #2 for
    beautifully rendered

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