Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also cryptical

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and cryptical movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and cryptical, 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 When a Stranger Calls (1979)

A psychopathic killer terrorizes a babysitter, then returns seven years later to menace her again.

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1979-10-26 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Carol Kane, Charles Durning

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely tense
  2. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly tense atmosphere
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with suspenseful moments

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2 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.

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2007-03-02 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Ruffalo

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

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

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3 Arrival (2016)

Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.

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2016-11-10 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    non-linear narrative
  2. Ranked #1 for
    intuitive
  3. Ranked #1 for
    highly intellectual

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4 The Da Vinci Code (2006)

A murder in Paris’ Louvre Museum and cryptic clues in some of Leonardo da Vinci’s most famous paintings lead to the discovery of a religious mystery. For 2,000 years a secret society closely guards information that — should it come to light — could rock the very foundations of Christianity.

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2006-05-17 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Tom Hanks, Audrey Tautou

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    faithful to book
  2. Ranked #2 for
    puzzled
  3. Ranked #2 for
    deviating from book

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5 When a Stranger Calls Back (1993)

Julia is babysitting two young kids while a doctor and his wife are out. During the evening, a stranger knocks on the door asking Julia if she can call the auto club so he can get a tow. The phone line is dead though. This is all part of the act as he has made his way inside and abducted the two children.

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1993-04-04 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Carol Kane, Charles Durning

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    super intense
  2. Ranked #2 for
    incredibly suspenseful
  3. Ranked #3 for
    downright creepy

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6 I'm Thinking of Ending Things (2020)

Nothing is as it seems when a woman experiencing misgivings about her new boyfriend joins him on a road trip to meet his parents at their remote farm.

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2020-08-28 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Jessie Buckley, Jesse Plemons

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    interpretive concept
  2. Ranked #1 for
    bewildering
  3. Ranked #1 for
    perplexing

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7 Lara Croft: Tomb Raider - The Cradle of Life (2003)

Lara Croft ventures to an underwater temple in search of the mythological Pandora's Box but, after securing it, it is promptly stolen by the villainous leader of a Chinese crime syndicate. Lara must recover the box before the syndicate's evil mastermind uses it to construct a weapon of catastrophic capabilities.

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2003-07-21 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Angelina Jolie, Gerard Butler

Rating

rating icon 5.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unforgivable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    spending the afternoon
  3. Ranked #1 for
    bit thin

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8 The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)

Vignettes weaving together the stories of six individuals in the old West at the end of the Civil War. Following the tales of a sharp-shooting songster, a wannabe bank robber, two weary traveling performers, a lone gold prospector, a woman traveling the West to an uncertain future, and a motley crew of strangers undertaking a carriage ride.

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2018-11-09 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Tim Blake Nelson, James Franco

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    loosely connected plot
  2. Ranked #1 for
    series of vignettes
  3. Ranked #2 for
    mixed bag

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9 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

Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    with connective tissue
  2. Ranked #4 for
    right out window
  3. Ranked #7 for
    with cringy moments

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10 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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