Maimovie logo

Top rated rather uneventful movies that are also stretching the limits

Check out today’s highest ranked rather uneventful and stretching the limits movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are rather uneventful and stretching the limits, 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 Sep 14 2020

1 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.

Info

2002-12-18 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    truly breathtaking
  2. Ranked #1 for
    deviating from book
  3. Ranked #1 for
    awe-inspiring

Trailer

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

2 Cast Away (2000)

Chuck Nolan, a top international manager for FedEx, and Kelly, a Ph.D. student, are in love and heading towards marriage. Then Chuck's plane to Malaysia crashes at sea during a terrible storm. He's the only survivor, and finds himself marooned on a desolate island. With no way to escape, Chuck must find ways to survive in his new home.

Info

2000-12-22 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    feeling of isolation
  2. Ranked #1 for
    more meaningful
  3. Ranked #2 for
    entirely satisfying

Trailer

Cast Away trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

3 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)

Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. After being captured and then escaping from them, Indy is coerced to head to Peru at the behest of a young man whose friend – and Indy's colleague – Professor Oxley has been captured for his knowledge of the skull's whereabouts.

Info

2008-05-21 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Harrison Ford, Cate Blanchett

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    too much CG
  2. Ranked #1 for
    totally implausible
  3. Ranked #1 for
    overuse of CG

Trailer

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

4 The Aviator (2004)

A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, while simultaneously growing more unstable due to severe obsessive-compulsive disorder.

Info

2004-12-17 | Drama

Cast

Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    excellent performance
  2. Ranked #1 for
    boyish
  3. Ranked #1 for
    excellent casting

Trailer

The Aviator trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

5 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.

Info

1998-12-11 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    instantly likable character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    more subtle
  3. Ranked #1 for
    underachieved character

Trailer

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

6 Paranormal Activity 3 (2011)

In 1988, an entity begins to terrorize young sisters Katie and Kristi in this prequel to the 'Paranormal Activity' series.

Info

2011-10-19 | Horror

Cast

Katie Featherston, Sprague Grayden

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    actually scared
  2. Ranked #1 for
    bumping at night
  3. Ranked #1 for
    scared to death

Trailer

Paranormal Activity 3 trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

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.

Info

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 #1 for
    faithful to source material
  3. Ranked #1 for
    reasonably well done

Trailer

The Da Vinci Code trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

8 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.

Info

2007-12-28 | Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bravura directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    purely evil character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    striking atmosphere

Trailer

There Will Be Blood trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

9 Avatar (2009)

In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.

Info

2009-12-10 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    visual marvel
  2. Ranked #1 for
    technical wizardry
  3. Ranked #1 for
    indescribable

Trailer

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

10 Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)

Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.

Info

2017-12-13 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unprofessionally produced
  2. Ranked #1 for
    half-baked
  3. Ranked #1 for
    inexcusable

Trailer

Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer
play button
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 stretching the limits list are rated as spruced up, little cheating, significant, inexcusable, idiosyncratic, indescribable, truly astounding, flowing smoothly, absolutely astonishing, more engrossing.
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.