Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also like a history lesson

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and like a history lesson movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and like a history lesson, 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 07 2021

1 The Iron Lady (2011)

A look at the life of Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, with a focus on the price she paid for power.

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2011-12-30 | History / Drama

Cast

Meryl Streep, Anthony Stewart Head

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cursory plot
  2. Ranked #2 for
    indefatigable character
  3. Ranked #3 for
    beyond boundaries

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2 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
    brilliant piece of work
  2. Ranked #1 for
    panoramic view
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fierce

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3 The Irishman (2019)

Pennsylvania, 1956. Frank Sheeran, a war veteran of Irish origin who works as a truck driver, accidentally meets mobster Russell Bufalino. Once Frank becomes his trusted man, Bufalino sends him to Chicago with the task of helping Jimmy Hoffa, a powerful union leader related to organized crime, with whom Frank will maintain a close friendship for nearly twenty years.

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2019-11-01 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Robert De Niro, Al Pacino

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    absolutely nothing happening
  2. Ranked #2 for
    snoozing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    masterful story

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4 Mank (2020)

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane.

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2020-11-13 | Drama / History

Cast

Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    eagerly awaited
  2. Ranked #1 for
    capturing the flavor
  3. Ranked #1 for
    experienced director

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5 World Trade Center (2006)

After the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will Jimeno and his sergeant John McLoughlin are found alive trapped under the wreckage while the rescue teams fight to save them.

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2006-08-09 | Drama / History

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Maria Bello

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    fitting tribute
  2. Ranked #3 for
    profound effect
  3. Ranked #5 for
    enormous

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6 Battleship Potemkin (1925)

A dramatized account of a great Russian naval mutiny and a resultant public demonstration, showing support, which brought on a police massacre. The film had an incredible impact on the development of cinema and is a masterful example of montage editing.

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1925-12-24 | Drama / History

Cast

Aleksandr Antonov, Vladimir Barsky

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    odd camera angle
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most defining
  3. Ranked #1 for
    technical accomplishment

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7 The 33 (2015)

Based on a true story about the collapse at the mine in San Jose, Chile that left 33 miners isolated underground for 69 days.

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2015-08-06 | Drama / History

Cast

Antonio Banderas, Rodrigo Santoro

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    with dramatic moments
  2. Ranked #3 for
    losing hope
  3. Ranked #3 for
    unfortunate character

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8 The Assassin (2015)

A female assassin during the Tang Dynasty begins to question her loyalties when she falls in love with one of her targets.

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2015-08-27 | Action / Drama

Cast

Shu Qi, Chang Chen

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    glacial pace
  2. Ranked #1 for
    snail pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    languid pace

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9 The Way Back (2010)

At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag—to take a perilous and uncertain journey to freedom as they cross deserts, mountains and several nations.

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2010-09-03 | Drama / Adventure

Cast

Colin Farrell, Ed Harris

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    grueling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    lush green scenery
  3. Ranked #2 for
    sweeping vista

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10 The 13th Warrior (1999)

A Muslim ambassador exiled from his homeland, Ahmad ibn Fadlan finds himself in the company of Vikings. While the behavior of the Norsemen initially offends ibn Fadlan, the more cultured outsider grows to respect the tough, if uncouth, warriors. During their travels together, ibn Fadlan and the Vikings get word of an evil presence closing in, and they must fight the frightening and formidable force, which was previously thought to exist only in legend.

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1999-08-13 | Adventure / History

Cast

Antonio Banderas, Diane Venora

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    brutish
  2. Ranked #4 for
    quite pleasing
  3. Ranked #4 for
    fierce

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