Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also small-scale

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and small-scale movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and small-scale, 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 Monsters (2010)

Six years ago NASA discovered the possibility of alien life within our solar system. A probe was launched to collect samples, but crashed upon re-entry over Central America. Soon after, new life forms began to appear and half of Mexico was quarantined as an infected zone. Today, the American and Mexican military still struggle to contain "the creatures," while a journalist agrees to escort a shaken tourist through the infected zone in Mexico to the safety of the U.S. border.

Info

2010-06-18 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Scoot McNairy, Whitney Able

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    down to earth
  2. Ranked #4 for
    nicely filmed
  3. Ranked #5 for
    improvised dialogue

Trailer

Monsters trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

2 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.

Info

2018-08-25 | Drama

Cast

Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    immersive story
  2. Ranked #1 for
    crisp cinematography
  3. Ranked #1 for
    masterfully executed

Trailer

Roma trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

3 It Comes at Night (2017)

Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, a man has established a tenuous domestic order with his wife and son, but this will soon be put to test when a desperate young family arrives seeking refuge.

Info

2017-06-09 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Joel Edgerton, Christopher Abbott

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    misleading
  2. Ranked #1 for
    too many unanswered questions
  3. Ranked #1 for
    feeling of isolation

Trailer

It Comes at Night trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

4 Hush (2016)

A deaf woman is stalked by a psychotic killer in her secluded home.

Info

2016-03-12 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Kate Siegel, John Gallagher Jr.

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    tension-filled
  2. Ranked #3 for
    good pace
  3. Ranked #3 for
    carefully crafted

Trailer

Hush trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

5 World Trade Center (2006)

After the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will Jimeno and his sergeant John McLoughlin are found alive trapped under the wreckage while the rescue teams fight to save them.

Info

2006-08-09 | Drama / History

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Maria Bello

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    profound effect
  2. Ranked #3 for
    fitting tribute
  3. Ranked #5 for
    discrete plot

Trailer

World Trade Center trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

6 Star Trek: Insurrection (1998)

When an alien race and factions within Starfleet attempt to take over a planet that has "regenerative" properties, it falls upon Captain Picard and the crew of the Enterprise to defend the planet's people as well as the very ideals upon which the Federation itself was founded.

Info

1998-12-11 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    more rounded
  2. Ranked #4 for
    moral question
  3. Ranked #5 for
    more light-hearted

Trailer

Star Trek: Insurrection trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

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.

Info

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 #3 for
    more horrifying

Trailer

28 Days Later trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

8 Arrival (2016)

Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.

Info

2016-11-10 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    non-linear narrative
  2. Ranked #1 for
    highly intellectual
  3. Ranked #1 for
    intuitive

Trailer

Arrival trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

9 Skyfall (2012)

When Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong and agents around the world are exposed, MI6 is attacked forcing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority and position to be challenged by Gareth Mallory, the new Chairman of the Intelligence and Security Committee. With MI6 now compromised from both inside and out, M is left with one ally she can trust: Bond. 007 takes to the shadows - aided only by field agent, Eve - following a trail to the mysterious Silva, whose lethal and hidden motives have yet to reveal themselves.

Info

2012-10-25 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Daniel Craig, Judi Dench

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    blistering
  2. Ranked #2 for
    evil mastermind
  3. Ranked #2 for
    evil genius

Trailer

Skyfall trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

10 Signs (2002)

A family living on a farm finds mysterious crop circles in their fields which suggests something more frightening to come.

Info

2002-08-02 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Mel Gibson, Joaquin Phoenix

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    quick glimpse
  2. Ranked #3 for
    generating suspense
  3. Ranked #5 for
    losing hope

Trailer

youtube Watch Trailer on Youtube
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

FAQ

According to the review analysis on Maimovie, movies in Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also small-scale list are rated as devastated, fearing the dark, advanced, nicely filmed, vainly waited, quick glimpse, feel cheated, misleading, remaining unanswered, left unanswered.
We collect all existing reviews on the web for all movies and proceed machine learning to calculate the A.I. ranking. It ranks the movies while automatically updating new information every week.
Using Taste search, Maimovie provides a unique system which helps you search for specific results through phrases that are collected from movie reviews and information from various movie databases. You can look for movies with phrases such as “adrenaline pumping movies” or “unexpected plot twist of all time.” The Maimovie application’s database covers movie information from all 540K+ movies and connects you to all 74+ available streaming services.