Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also intelligent

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and intelligent movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and intelligent, 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 Rushmore (1998)

When a beautiful first-grade teacher arrives at a prep school, she soon attracts the attention of an ambitious teenager named Max, who quickly falls in love with her. Max turns to the father of two of his schoolmates for advice on how to woo the teacher. However, the situation soon gets complicated when Max's new friend becomes involved with her, setting the two pals against one another in a war for her attention.

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1998-12-11 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    underachieved character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    minor masterpiece
  3. Ranked #1 for
    thoroughly engrossing

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2 The Interpreter (2005)

After Silvia Broome, an interpreter at United Nations headquarters, overhears plans of an assassination, an American Secret Service agent is sent to investigate.

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2005-04-08 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Nicole Kidman, Sean Penn

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    totally convincing acting
  2. Ranked #3 for
    evil dictator
  3. Ranked #3 for
    terse

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3 Croupier (1998)

Jack Manfred is an aspiring writer who to make ends meet, takes a job as a croupier. Jack remains an observer, knowing that everything in life is a gamble and that gamblers are born to lose. Inevitably, he gets sucked into the world of the casino which takes its toll on his relationships and the novel he is writing.

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1998-06-25 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Clive Owen, Kate Hardie

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    observant
  2. Ranked #1 for
    skillful directing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fascinating insight

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4 Monsters (2010)

Six years ago NASA discovered the possibility of alien life within our solar system. A probe was launched to collect samples, but crashed upon re-entry over Central America. Soon after, new life forms began to appear and half of Mexico was quarantined as an infected zone. Today, the American and Mexican military still struggle to contain "the creatures," while a journalist agrees to escort a shaken tourist through the infected zone in Mexico to the safety of the U.S. border.

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2010-06-18 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Scoot McNairy, Whitney Able

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    down to earth
  2. Ranked #4 for
    nicely filmed
  3. Ranked #5 for
    understated performance

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5 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)

After an abrupt and violent encounter with a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his ship, a captain of the British Royal Navy begins a chase over two oceans to capture or destroy the enemy, though he must weigh his commitment to duty and ferocious pursuit of glory against the safety of his devoted crew, including the ship's thoughtful surgeon, his best friend.

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2003-11-14 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Russell Crowe, Paul Bettany

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    capturing the flavor
  2. Ranked #2 for
    masterly
  3. Ranked #2 for
    evoking

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6 City Island (2009)

The Rizzos, a family who doesn't share their habits, aspirations, and careers with one another, find their delicate web of lies disturbed by the arrival of a young ex-con brought home by Vince, the patriarch of the family, who is a corrections officer in real life, and a hopeful actor in private.

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2009-03-06 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Andy García, Julianna Margulies

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    more comfortable
  2. Ranked #5 for
    tough guy role
  3. Ranked #7 for
    cleverly executed

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7 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
    long-lasting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    unblemished

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8 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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9 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
    plodding pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    stretching beyond

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10 Magic in the Moonlight (2014)

Set in the 1920s French Riviera, a master magician is commissioned to try and expose a psychic as a fraud.

Info

2014-07-25 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Colin Firth, Emma Stone

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    facetious lines
  2. Ranked #1 for
    mystic
  3. Ranked #2 for
    trifling

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