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Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also more challenging

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and more challenging movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and more challenging, 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 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
    bit disappointing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    deviating from book
  3. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely breathtaking

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2 Boyhood (2014)

The film tells a story of a divorced couple trying to raise their young son. The story follows the boy for twelve years, from first grade at age 6 through 12th grade at age 17-18, and examines his relationship with his parents as he grows.

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2014-06-05 | Drama

Cast

Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    growing up
  2. Ranked #1 for
    boyhood
  3. Ranked #1 for
    teenage

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3 Cast Away (2000)

Chuck Nolan, a top international manager for FedEx, and Kelly, a Ph.D. student, are in love and heading towards marriage. Then Chuck's plane to Malaysia crashes at sea during a terrible storm. He's the only survivor, and finds himself marooned on a desolate island. With no way to escape, Chuck must find ways to survive in his new home.

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2000-12-22 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    feeling of isolation
  2. Ranked #1 for
    more meaningful
  3. Ranked #2 for
    entirely satisfying

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4 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
    underlying concept
  2. Ranked #1 for
    novel concept
  3. Ranked #1 for
    innovative idea

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5 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.

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2017-12-13 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    infuriated
  2. Ranked #1 for
    out of nowhere
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unnecessary subplot

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6 The Danish Girl (2015)

When Gerda Wegener asks her husband Einar to fill in as a portrait model, Einar discovers the person she's meant to be and begins living her life as Lili Elbe. Having realized her true self and with Gerda's love and support, Lili embarks on a groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer.

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2015-01-01 | Drama

Cast

Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    with emotional wallops
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sensitive portrayal
  3. Ranked #2 for
    delicate topic

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7 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 #4 for
    talented director
  3. Ranked #5 for
    strident voice

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8 The Aviator (2004)

A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, while simultaneously growing more unstable due to severe obsessive-compulsive disorder.

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2004-12-17 | Drama

Cast

Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    boyish
  2. Ranked #1 for
    evoking
  3. Ranked #1 for
    less successful

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9 Quantum of Solace (2008)

Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate Mr. White, who reveals that the organization that blackmailed Vesper is far more complex and dangerous than anyone had imagined.

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2008-10-31 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Daniel Craig, Olga Kurylenko

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slimy villain
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fast-cutting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    bit thin

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10 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
    open for sequel
  3. Ranked #1 for
    messing with head

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