Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also serious

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and serious movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and serious, 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 21 2021

1 Hail, Caesar! (2016)

When a Hollywood star mysteriously disappears in the middle of filming, the studio sends their fixer to get him back.

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2016-02-05 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Josh Brolin, George Clooney

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    tangential
  2. Ranked #1 for
    running smoothly
  3. Ranked #2 for
    cohesive plot

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2 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 #2 for
    leap of faith

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3 Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok, the destruction of his home-world and the end of Asgardian civilization, at the hands of a powerful new threat, the ruthless Hela.

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2017-10-25 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    comedic approach
  2. Ranked #1 for
    jokey character
  3. Ranked #2 for
    more light-hearted

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4 The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)

Vignettes weaving together the stories of six individuals in the old West at the end of the Civil War. Following the tales of a sharp-shooting songster, a wannabe bank robber, two weary traveling performers, a lone gold prospector, a woman traveling the West to an uncertain future, and a motley crew of strangers undertaking a carriage ride.

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2018-11-09 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Tim Blake Nelson, James Franco

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    series of vignettes
  2. Ranked #1 for
    loosely connected plot
  3. Ranked #2 for
    with common thread

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5 His Girl Friday (1940)

Hildy, the journalist former wife of newspaper editor Walter Burns, visits his office to inform him that she's engaged and will be getting remarried the next day. Walter can't let that happen and frames the fiancé, Bruce Baldwin, for one thing after another, to keep him temporarily held in prison, while trying to steer Hildy into returning to her old job as his employee.

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1940-01-18 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    quick-witted dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    high pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    clever dialogue

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6 Rowdy Rathore (2012)

A small-time thug comes across a young girl who claims him to be her father, following which he realizes he has a lookalike who's being hunted by goons.

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2012-06-01 | Action

Cast

Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    steamed up
  2. Ranked #1 for
    rowdy character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    very good

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7 Magic in the Moonlight (2014)

Set in the 1920s French Riviera, a master magician is commissioned to try and expose a psychic as a fraud.

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2014-07-25 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Colin Firth, Emma Stone

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mystic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    facetious lines
  3. Ranked #2 for
    trifling

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8 Julie & Julia (2009)

Julia Child and Julie Powell – both of whom wrote memoirs – find their lives intertwined. Though separated by time and space, both women are at loose ends... until they discover that with the right combination of passion, fearlessness and butter, anything is possible.

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2009-08-06 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Meryl Streep, Amy Adams

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    intertwined story
  2. Ranked #1 for
    acting of welcoming presence
  3. Ranked #1 for
    more substantive

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9 Fantastic Four (2015)

Four young outsiders teleport to a dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy.

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2015-08-05 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan

Rating

rating icon 4.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    non-existent plot
  2. Ranked #1 for
    remotely believable
  3. Ranked #1 for
    late in game

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10 Flight (2012)

Commercial airline pilot Whip Whitaker has a problem with drugs and alcohol, though so far he's managed to complete his flights safely. His luck runs out when a disastrous mechanical malfunction sends his plane hurtling toward the ground. Whip pulls off a miraculous crash-landing that results in only six lives lost. Shaken to the core, Whip vows to get sober -- but when the crash investigation exposes his addiction, he finds himself in an even worse situation.

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2012-11-02 | Drama

Cast

Denzel Washington, Don Cheadle

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    flawed hero
  2. Ranked #3 for
    binge worthy
  3. Ranked #3 for
    top form

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