Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also refreshingly honest

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and refreshingly honest movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and refreshingly honest, 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 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
    unblemished
  3. Ranked #2 for
    long-lasting

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2 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 #4 for
    tough guy role
  3. Ranked #6 for
    method acting

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3 I Love You, Man (2009)

Peter Klaven is a successful real estate agent who, upon getting engaged to the woman of his dreams, Zooey, discovers, to his dismay and chagrin, that he has no male friend close enough to serve as his Best Man. Peter immediately sets out to rectify the situation, embarking on a series of bizarre and awkward "man-dates."

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2009-03-20 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Paul Rudd, Jason Segel

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ton of laughing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    plenty of laughs
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sporadically funny

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4 Like Crazy (2011)

A British college student falls for an American student, only to be separated from him when she's banned from the U.S. after overstaying her visa.

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2011-10-28 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Anton Yelchin, Felicity Jones

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    practically non-existent
  2. Ranked #1 for
    madly in love
  3. Ranked #1 for
    emotionally effecting

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5 The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)

A timid magazine photo manager who lives life vicariously through daydreams embarks on a true-life adventure when a negative goes missing.

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2013-12-18 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more adventurous
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fantasy sequence
  3. Ranked #1 for
    gorgeous cinematography

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6 Roma (2018)

In 1970s Mexico City, two domestic workers help a mother of four while her husband is away for an extended period of time.

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2018-08-25 | Drama

Cast

Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    masterfully executed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly slow
  3. Ranked #1 for
    crisp cinematography

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7 Nomadland (2021)

A woman in her sixties embarks on a journey through the western United States after losing everything in the Great Recession, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.

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2021-01-29 | Drama

Cast

Frances McDormand, David Strathairn

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    concurrent
  2. Ranked #2 for
    down to earth
  3. Ranked #2 for
    feeling underwhelmed

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8 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
    for contemplation
  2. Ranked #1 for
    melancholy mood
  3. Ranked #1 for
    snoozing

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9 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
    thoroughly engrossing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    minor masterpiece
  3. Ranked #1 for
    wholly original

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10 What If (2013)

Wallace, who is burned out from a string of failed relationships, forms an instant bond with Chantry, who lives with her longtime boyfriend. Together, they puzzle out what it means if your best friend is also the love of your life.

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2013-09-07 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Daniel Radcliffe, Zoe Kazan

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    with inspiring moments
  2. Ranked #2 for
    agreeable
  3. Ranked #3 for
    sparks flying

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