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Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also philosophical

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and philosophical movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and philosophical, 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 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
    rocky start
  2. Ranked #1 for
    plodding pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    ponderous

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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
    teenage
  2. Ranked #1 for
    early childhood
  3. Ranked #1 for
    growing up

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3 A Ghost Story (2017)

Recently deceased, a white-sheeted ghost returns to his suburban home to console his bereft wife, only to find that in his spectral state he has become unstuck in time, forced to watch passively as the life he knew and the woman he loves slowly slip away.

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2017-04-24 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    painfully slow
  2. Ranked #1 for
    slow and deliberate
  3. Ranked #1 for
    snoozing

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4 Eyes Wide Shut (1999)

After Dr. Bill Harford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings -- and quickly discovers that he is in over his head.

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1999-07-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    provocative
  2. Ranked #1 for
    obscure
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sexual fantasy

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5 Before Sunrise (1995)

On his way to Vienna, American Jesse meets Céline, a student returning to Paris. After long conversations forge a surprising connection between them, Jesse convinces Celine to get off the train with him in Vienna. Since his flight to the U.S. departs the next morning and he has no money for lodging, they wander the city together, taking in the experiences of Vienna and each other.

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1995-01-27 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lot of talking
  2. Ranked #1 for
    cast with palpable chemistry
  3. Ranked #1 for
    spending the afternoon

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6 Don't Look Now (1973)

Laura and John, grieved by a terrible loss, meet in Venice, where John is in charge of the restoration of a church, two mysterious sisters, one of whom gives them a message sent from the afterlife.

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1973-12-03 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Julie Christie, Donald Sutherland

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    eerie mood
  2. Ranked #1 for
    religious imagery
  3. Ranked #1 for
    striking imagery

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7 Breathless (1960)

A young car thief kills a policeman and tries to persuade a girl to hide in Italy with him.

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1960-03-16 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    weak ending
  2. Ranked #1 for
    new wave
  3. Ranked #2 for
    easily accessible

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8 The Da Vinci Code (2006)

A murder in Paris’ Louvre Museum and cryptic clues in some of Leonardo da Vinci’s most famous paintings lead to the discovery of a religious mystery. For 2,000 years a secret society closely guards information that — should it come to light — could rock the very foundations of Christianity.

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2006-05-17 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Tom Hanks, Audrey Tautou

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fairly faithful to book
  2. Ranked #1 for
    faithful to spirit
  3. Ranked #1 for
    faithful to book

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9 There Will Be Blood (2007)

Ruthless silver miner, turned oil prospector, Daniel Plainview, moves to oil-rich California. Using his son to project a trustworthy, family-man image, Plainview cons local landowners into selling him their valuable properties for a pittance. However, local preacher Eli Sunday suspects Plainview's motives and intentions, starting a slow-burning feud that threatens both their lives.

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2007-12-28 | Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    purely evil character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    bravura directing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sheer force

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10 A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)

David, a robotic boy—the first of his kind programmed to love—is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final acceptance by humans or machines, David embarks on a journey to discover where he truly belongs, uncovering a world in which the line between robot and machine is both vast and profoundly thin.

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2001-06-29 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Haley Joel Osment, Frances O'Connor

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sappy ending
  2. Ranked #1 for
    moral issue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    moral question

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