Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also most effective

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and most effective movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and most effective, 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 When a Stranger Calls (1979)

A psychopathic killer terrorizes a babysitter, then returns seven years later to menace her again.

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1979-10-26 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Carol Kane, Charles Durning

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely tense
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with suspenseful moments
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most frightening

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2 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
    overlapping narratives
  2. Ranked #1 for
    source of evil
  3. Ranked #1 for
    intermixed plot

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3 Paranormal Activity 3 (2011)

In 1988, young sisters Katie and Kristi befriend an invisible entity who resides in their home.

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2011-10-19 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Katie Featherston, Sprague Grayden

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    scared to death
  2. Ranked #1 for
    actually scared
  3. Ranked #2 for
    creepier

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4 Paranormal Activity 4 (2012)

It has been five years since the disappearance of Katie and Hunter, and a suburban family witness strange events in their neighborhood when a woman and a mysterious child move in.

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2012-10-17 | Horror

Cast

Katie Featherston, Kathryn Newton

Rating

rating icon 5.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    not scary at all
  2. Ranked #1 for
    least impressive
  3. Ranked #1 for
    loud sound

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5 Saint Maud (2019)

Having recently found God, self-effacing young nurse Maud arrives at a plush home to care for Amanda, a hedonistic dancer left frail from a chronic illness. When a chance encounter with a former colleague throws up hints of a dark past, it becomes clear there is more to sweet Maud than meets the eye.

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2019-09-08 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Morfydd Clark, Jennifer Ehle

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for psychological study
  2. Ranked #1 for
    psychological drama
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for character study

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6 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
    fascinating insight
  3. Ranked #1 for
    skillful directing

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7 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
    rabid character
  2. Ranked #3 for
    blood thirsty
  3. Ranked #4 for
    bit abrupt

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8 The Blair Witch Project (1999)

In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found.

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1999-07-14 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Heather Donahue, Michael C. Williams

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    feeling queasy
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sick to stomach
  3. Ranked #1 for
    more chilling

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9 The Hole in the Ground (2019)

Trying to escape her broken past, Sarah O’Neill is building a new life on the fringes of a backwood rural town with her young son Chris. A terrifying encounter with a mysterious neighbour shatters her fragile security, throwing Sarah into a spiralling nightmare of paranoia and mistrust, as she tries to uncover if the disturbing changes in her little boy are connected to an ominous sinkhole buried deep in the forest that borders their home.

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2019-03-01 | Horror

Cast

Seána Kerslake, James Quinn Markey

Rating

rating icon 5.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    left unanswered
  2. Ranked #1 for
    dark atmosphere
  3. Ranked #2 for
    spooky atmosphere

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10 The Forest (2016)

Set in the Aokigahara Forest, a real-life place in Japan where people go to end their lives. Against this backdrop, a young American woman comes in search of her twin sister, who has mysteriously disappeared.

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2016-01-07 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Natalie Dormer, Taylor Kinney

Rating

rating icon 5.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cheap jump scares
  2. Ranked #1 for
    predictable jump scares
  3. Ranked #2 for
    cheap thrills

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