Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also somewhat contrived

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and somewhat contrived movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and somewhat contrived, 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 07 2021

1 The Interpreter (2005)

After Silvia Broome, an interpreter at United Nations headquarters, overhears plans of an assassination, an American Secret Service agent is sent to investigate.

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2005-04-08 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Nicole Kidman, Sean Penn

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    evil dictator
  2. Ranked #3 for
    totally convincing acting
  3. Ranked #3 for
    mildly interesting

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2 The Midnight Sky (2020)

A lone scientist in the Arctic races to contact a crew of astronauts returning home to a mysterious global catastrophe.

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2020-12-10 | Science Fiction / Drama

Cast

George Clooney, Felicity Jones

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    visually engaging
  2. Ranked #2 for
    glacial pace
  3. Ranked #4 for
    most depressing

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3 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 #1 for
    method acting
  2. Ranked #3 for
    more comfortable
  3. Ranked #3 for
    tough guy role

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4 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.

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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

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5 Bird Box (2018)

Five years after an ominous unseen presence drives most of society to suicide, a survivor and her two children make a desperate bid to reach safety.

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2018-12-13 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Sandra Bullock, Trevante Rhodes

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    loose thread
  2. Ranked #1 for
    right out window
  3. Ranked #1 for
    many unanswered questions

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6 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
    emotionally effecting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    madly in love
  3. Ranked #1 for
    practically non-existent

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7 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
    faithful to book
  2. Ranked #2 for
    dumbed down plot
  3. Ranked #2 for
    puzzled

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8 Signs (2002)

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

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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

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9 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)

Captain Jack Sparrow works his way out of a blood debt with the ghostly Davy Jones to avoid eternal damnation.

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2006-07-06 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cliff-hanger ending
  2. Ranked #1 for
    anxiously awaited
  3. Ranked #1 for
    slightly disappointing

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10 Million Dollar Baby (2004)

Despondent over a painful estrangement from his daughter, trainer Frankie Dunn isn't prepared for boxer Maggie Fitzgerald to enter his life. But Maggie's determined to go pro and to convince Dunn and his cohort to help her.

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2004-12-15 | Drama

Cast

Clint Eastwood, Hilary Swank

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    rise to top
  2. Ranked #3 for
    deserving accolade
  3. Ranked #3 for
    powerful punch

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