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Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also darkening

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and darkening movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and darkening, 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 Oculus (2014)

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

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2014-04-03 | Horror

Cast

Karen Gillan, Brenton Thwaites

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    nail biting moments
  2. Ranked #1 for
    messing with head
  3. Ranked #1 for
    open for sequel

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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
    taking breath away
  2. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely breathtaking
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most astonishing

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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
    purely evil character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sheer force
  3. Ranked #1 for
    bravura directing

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4 Destroyer (2018)

Erin Bell is an LAPD detective who, as a young cop, was placed undercover with a gang in the California desert with tragic results. When the leader of that gang re-emerges many years later, she must work her way back through the remaining members and into her own history with them to finally reckon with the demons that destroyed her past.

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2018-12-25 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Nicole Kidman, Sebastian Stan

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rather uneventful
  2. Ranked #3 for
    complex character
  3. Ranked #3 for
    raw and gritty

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5 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.

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1973-12-03 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Julie Christie, Donald Sutherland

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    religious imagery
  2. Ranked #1 for
    eerie mood
  3. Ranked #1 for
    air of mystery

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6 The Road (2009)

A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind and water. It is cold enough to crack stones, and, when the snow falls it is gray. The sky is dark. Their destination is the warmer south, although they don't know what, if anything, awaits them there.

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2009-11-25 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Viggo Mortensen, Kodi Smit-McPhee

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    dark and dreary
  2. Ranked #1 for
    rather depressing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    hopeful

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7 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.

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2009-04-25 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Jocelin Donahue, Tom Noonan

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

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

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8 The Woman in Black (2012)

The story follows a young lawyer, Arthur Kipps, who is ordered to travel to a remote village and sort out a recently deceased client’s papers. As he works alone in the client’s isolated house, Kipps begins to uncover tragic secrets, his unease growing when he glimpses a mysterious woman dressed only in black. Receiving only silence from the locals, Kipps is forced to uncover the true identity of the Woman in Black on his own, leading to a desperate race against time when he discovers her true identity.

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2012-02-03 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Daniel Radcliffe, Ciarán Hinds

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    darkening
  2. Ranked #1 for
    spooky atmosphere
  3. Ranked #1 for
    foreboding atmosphere

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9 The Childhood of a Leader (2016)

The chilling story of a young American boy living in France in 1918 whose father is working for the US government on the creation of the Treaty of Versailles. What he witnesses helps to mold his beliefs – and we witness the birth of a terrifying ego.

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2016-07-22 | Drama

Cast

Bérénice Bejo, Liam Cunningham

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    increasingly violent
  2. Ranked #5 for
    talented director
  3. Ranked #5 for
    strident voice

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10 Wild at Heart (1990)

After serving prison time for a self-defense killing, Sailor Ripley reunites with girlfriend Lula Fortune. Lula's mother, Marietta, desperate to keep them apart, hires a hitman to kill Sailor. But he finds a whole new set of troubles when he and Bobby Peru, an old buddy who's also out to get Sailor, try to rob a store. When Sailor lands in jail yet again, the young lovers appear further than ever from the shared life they covet.

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1990-08-17 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Laura Dern

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    berserk
  2. Ranked #2 for
    delirious subject
  3. Ranked #2 for
    downright weird

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