Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also brutally honest

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and brutally honest movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and brutally honest, 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 21 2021

1 Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

In Greenwich Village in the early 1960s, gifted but volatile folk musician Llewyn Davis struggles with money, relationships, and his uncertain future following the suicide of his singing partner.

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2013-10-13 | Drama / Music

Cast

Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    cheerless
  2. Ranked #2 for
    complex character
  3. Ranked #2 for
    finely tuned

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2 The Iron Lady (2011)

A look at the life of Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, with a focus on the price she paid for power.

Info

2011-12-30 | History / Drama

Cast

Meryl Streep, Anthony Stewart Head

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cursory plot
  2. Ranked #1 for
    rise and fall
  3. Ranked #1 for
    humanized

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3 Wendy and Lucy (2008)

Wendy, a near-penniless drifter, is traveling to Alaska in search of work, and her only companion is her dog, Lucy. Already perilously close to losing everything, Wendy hits a bigger bump in the road when her old car breaks down and she is arrested for shoplifting dog food. When she posts bail and returns to retrieve Lucy, she finds that the dog is gone, prompting a frantic search for her pet.

Info

2008-05-22 | Drama

Cast

Michelle Williams, Lucy

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    dead end
  2. Ranked #1 for
    forlorn
  3. Ranked #1 for
    mood piece

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4 Like Crazy (2011)

A British college student falls for an American student, only to be separated from him when she's banned from the U.S. after overstaying her visa.

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2011-10-28 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Anton Yelchin, Felicity Jones

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    practically non-existent
  2. Ranked #1 for
    emotionally effecting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    madly in love

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5 A Single Man (2009)

The life of George Falconer, a British college professor, is reeling with the recent and sudden loss of his longtime partner. This traumatic event makes George challenge his own will to live as he seeks the console of his close girl friend Charley, who is struggling with her own questions about life.

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2009-10-19 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Colin Firth, Julianne Moore

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    immaculated
  2. Ranked #2 for
    unblemished
  3. Ranked #2 for
    long-lasting

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6 World Trade Center (2006)

After the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will Jimeno and his sergeant John McLoughlin are found alive trapped under the wreckage while the rescue teams fight to save them.

Info

2006-08-09 | Drama / History

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Maria Bello

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    profound effect
  2. Ranked #3 for
    fitting tribute
  3. Ranked #5 for
    enormous

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7 Zodiac (2007)

The true story of the investigation of the "Zodiac Killer", a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for three men as their lives and careers are built and destroyed by the endless trail of clues.

Info

2007-03-02 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Ruffalo

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    completely absorbing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    left unsolved
  3. Ranked #1 for
    hanging in the air

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8 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.

Info

2018-08-25 | Drama

Cast

Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    crisp cinematography
  2. Ranked #1 for
    immersive story
  3. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly slow

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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
    little disappointing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    tying loose ends
  3. Ranked #1 for
    little letdown

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10 Manchester by the Sea (2016)

After his older brother passes away, Lee Chandler is forced to return home to care for his 16-year-old nephew. There he is compelled to deal with a tragic past that separated him from his family and the community where he was born and raised.

Info

2016-11-18 | Drama

Cast

Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    morose
  2. Ranked #1 for
    underplayed performance
  3. Ranked #2 for
    deserving nods

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