Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also fairly faithful to book

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and fairly faithful to book movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and fairly faithful to book, 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 14 2021

1 We Have Always Lived in the Castle (2019)

In Shirleyville, Vermont, during the sixties, sisters Merricat and Constance, along with their ailing uncle Julian, confined to a wheelchair, live isolated in a big mansion located on the hill overlooking the town, tormented by the memories of a family tragedy occurred six years ago. The arrival of cousin Charles will threaten the fragile equilibrium of their minds, haunted by madness, fear and superstition.

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2019-05-17 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Taissa Farmiga, Alexandra Daddario

Rating

rating icon 5.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    engraving
  2. Ranked #3 for
    consistent tone
  3. Ranked #8 for
    restless

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2 1922 (2017)

A simple yet proud rancher conspires to murder his wife for financial gain, convincing his teenage son to participate.

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2017-10-20 | Horror / Crime

Cast

Thomas Jane, Molly Parker

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slow pace
  2. Ranked #2 for
    deliberate pace
  3. Ranked #2 for
    keeping momentum

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3 Rebecca (2020)

After a whirlwind romance with a wealthy widower, a naïve bride moves to his family estate but can't escape the haunting shadow of his late wife.

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2020-10-16 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Lily James, Armie Hammer

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    looking forward to
  2. Ranked #1 for
    feel a bit rushed
  3. Ranked #1 for
    lack of chemistry

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4 To All the Boys I've Loved Before (2018)

Lara Jean's love life goes from imaginary to out of control when her secret letters to every boy she's ever fallen for are mysteriously mailed out.

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2018-08-16 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Lana Condor, Noah Centineo

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    pleasantly surprising
  2. Ranked #1 for
    lovable character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    relatable character

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5 Vanity Fair (2004)

Beautiful, funny, passionate, and calculating, Becky is the orphaned daughter of a starving English artist and a French chorus girl. She yearns for a more glamorous life than her birthright promises and resolves to conquer English society by any means possible. A mere ascension into the heights of society is simply not enough. So Becky finds a patron in the powerful Marquess of Steyne whose whims enable Becky to realise her dreams. But is the ultimate cost too high for her?

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2004-09-01 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Reese Witherspoon, James Purefoy

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lustrous
  2. Ranked #1 for
    condensed
  3. Ranked #2 for
    faithful to book

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6 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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7 10 Things I Hate About You (1999)

On the first day at his new school, Cameron instantly falls for Bianca, the gorgeous girl of his dreams. The only problem is that Bianca is forbidden to date until her ill-tempered, completely un-dateable older sister Kat goes out, too. In an attempt to solve his problem, Cameron singles out the only guy who could possibly be a match for Kat: a mysterious bad boy with a nasty reputation of his own.

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1999-03-30 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Heath Ledger, Julia Stiles

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    excellent writing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    harridan
  3. Ranked #2 for
    immediately falling in love

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8 Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)

This film, adapted from a work of fiction by author Tracy Chevalier, tells a story about the events surrounding the creation of the painting "Girl With A Pearl Earring" by 17th century Dutch master Johannes Vermeer. A young peasant maid working in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer becomes his talented assistant and the model for one of his most famous works.

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2003-12-12 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Scarlett Johansson, Colin Firth

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    Baroque imagery
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sumptuous cinematography
  3. Ranked #1 for
    utterly captivating

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9 The Last of the Mohicans (1992)

As the British and French soldiers battle for control of the American colonies in the 18th century, the settlers and native Americans are forced to take sides. Cora and her sister Alice unwittingly walk into trouble but are reluctantly saved by Hawkeye, an orphaned settler adopted by the last of the Mohicans.

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1992-08-26 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    magnificent scenery
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fierce
  3. Ranked #1 for
    lush landscape

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10 I Am Legend (2007)

Robert Neville is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made. Immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City and perhaps the world. For three years, Neville has faithfully sent out daily radio messages, desperate to find any other survivors who might be out there. But he is not alone.

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2007-12-12 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Will Smith, Alice Braga

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    rabid character
  2. Ranked #3 for
    layered performance
  3. Ranked #4 for
    feeling of isolation

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