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Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also intellectually stimulating

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and intellectually stimulating movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and intellectually stimulating, 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 Dec 01 2020

1 Black Mirror: Bandersnatch (2018)

In 1984, a young programmer begins to question reality as he adapts a dark fantasy novel into a video game. A mind-bending tale with multiple endings.

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2018-12-28 | Science Fiction / Mystery

Cast

Fionn Whitehead, Craig Parkinson

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    novel idea
  2. Ranked #1 for
    innovative idea
  3. Ranked #3 for
    somewhat tedious

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2 Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)

When a destructive space entity is spotted approaching Earth, Admiral Kirk resumes command of the Starship Enterprise in order to intercept, examine, and hopefully stop it.

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1979-12-07 | Science Fiction / Adventure

Cast

William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    strained plot
  2. Ranked #1 for
    stretched plot
  3. Ranked #1 for
    lethargic pace

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3 28 Days Later (2002)

Twenty-eight days after a killer virus was accidentally unleashed from a British research facility, a small group of London survivors are caught in a desperate struggle to protect themselves from the infected. Carried by animals and humans, the virus turns those it infects into homicidal maniacs -- and it's absolutely impossible to contain.

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2002-10-31 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Cillian Murphy, Naomie Harris

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    study of human nature
  2. Ranked #2 for
    more effective
  3. Ranked #2 for
    enraged

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4 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.

Info

2017-12-13 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    demoralized
  2. Ranked #1 for
    infuriated
  3. Ranked #1 for
    overreacting

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5 The Girl with All the Gifts (2016)

In the future, a strange fungus has changed nearly everyone into a thoughtless, flesh-eating monster. When a scientist and a teacher find a girl who seems to be immune to the fungus, they all begin a journey to save humanity.

Info

2016-09-23 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Sennia Nanua, Gemma Arterton

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    seasoned professional
  2. Ranked #2 for
    different approach
  3. Ranked #5 for
    fresh spin

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6 Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

After an encounter with UFOs, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen.

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1977-11-18 | Science Fiction / Drama

Cast

Richard Dreyfuss, François Truffaut

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    deep impact
  2. Ranked #4 for
    entirely credible acting
  3. Ranked #5 for
    labored acting

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7 The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)

A representative of an alien race that went through drastic evolution to survive its own climate change, Klaatu comes to Earth to assess whether humanity can prevent the environmental damage they have inflicted on their own planet. When barred from speaking to the United Nations, he decides humankind shall be exterminated so the planet can survive.

Info

2008-12-10 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    whiny voice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    mannered performance
  3. Ranked #1 for
    spiffy character

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8 Black Panther (2018)

King T'Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within his own country as well as without. Using powers reserved to Wakandan kings, T'Challa assumes the Black Panther mantel to join with girlfriend Nakia, the queen-mother, his princess-kid sister, members of the Dora Milaje (the Wakandan 'special forces') and an American secret agent, to prevent Wakanda from being dragged into a world war.

Info

2018-02-13 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    socially aware character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    most compelling
  3. Ranked #2 for
    customary style directing

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9 Total Recall (1990)

Construction worker Douglas Quaid discovers a memory chip in his brain during a virtual-reality trip. He also finds that his past has been invented to conceal a plot of planetary domination. Soon, he's off to Mars to find out who he is and who planted the chip.

Info

1990-06-01 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rachel Ticotin

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    obviously fake
  2. Ranked #5 for
    cartoonish violence
  3. Ranked #7 for
    industrial light and magical directing

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10 A Scanner Darkly (2006)

An undercover cop in a not-too-distant future becomes involved with a dangerous new drug and begins to lose his own identity as a result.

Info

2006-05-25 | Animation / Science Fiction

Cast

Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    crackhead
  2. Ranked #6 for
    dazed
  3. Ranked #6 for
    watching several times

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