Best award winning movies with a compelling portrayal from 2020

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with a compelling portrayal from 2020! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with a compelling portrayal from 2020, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 The Painter and the Thief (2020)

When two of artist Barbora Kysilkova’s most valuable paintings are stolen from a gallery at Frogner in Oslo, the police are able to find the thief after a few days, but the paintings are nowhere to be found. Barbora goes to the trial in hopes of finding clues, but instead she ends up asking the thief if she can paint a portrait of him. This will be the start of a very unusual friendship. Over three years, the cinematic documentary follows the incredible story of the artist looking for her stolen paintings, while at the same time turning the thief into art.

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2020-09-05 | Documentary

Cast

Barbora Kysilkova, Karl-Bertil Nordland

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    artistic genius
  2. Ranked #1 for
    scaled back
  3. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely phenomenal

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2 Mank (2020)

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane.

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2020-11-13 | Drama / History

Cast

Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried

Rating

rating icon 6.705
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for cinemagoers
  2. Ranked #2 for
    talented writer
  3. Ranked #2 for
    versed

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3 The Father (2020)

A man refuses all assistance from his daughter as he ages and, as he tries to make sense of his changing circumstances, he begins to doubt his loved ones, his own mind and even the fabric of his reality.

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2020-12-23 | Drama

Cast

Anthony Hopkins, Olivia Colman

Rating

rating icon 8.127
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    disoriented
  2. Ranked #1 for
    incomparable
  3. Ranked #1 for
    superlative

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4 Never Rarely Sometimes Always (2020)

A pair of teenage girls in rural Pennsylvania travel to New York City to seek out medical help after an unintended pregnancy.

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2020-03-13 | Drama

Cast

Sidney Flanigan, Talia Ryder

Rating

rating icon 7.151
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    humane
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ample support
  3. Ranked #2 for
    truthful

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5 Another Round (2020)

Four high school teachers launch a drinking experiment: upholding a constant low level of intoxication.

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2020-09-24 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mopey
  2. Ranked #1 for
    binge worthy
  3. Ranked #2 for
    euphoric character

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6 The Nest (2020)

Rory is an ambitious entrepreneur who brings his American wife and kids to his native country, England, to explore new business opportunities. After abandoning the sanctuary of their safe American suburban surroundings, the family is plunged into the despair of an archaic '80s Britain and their unaffordable new life in an English manor house threatens to destroy the family.

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2020-05-08 | Drama

Cast

Jude Law, Carrie Coon

Rating

rating icon 6.092
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    creaky and old
  2. Ranked #2 for
    colossal waste
  3. Ranked #3 for
    meaningless

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7 Ammonite (2020)

In 1840s England, palaeontologist Mary Anning and a young woman sent by her husband to convalesce by the sea develop an intense relationship. Despite the chasm between their social spheres and personalities, Mary and Charlotte discover they can each offer what the other has been searching for: the realisation that they are not alone. It is the beginning of a passionate and all-consuming love affair that will defy all social bounds and alter the course of both lives irrevocably.

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2020-11-13 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Kate Winslet, Saoirse Ronan

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    glum
  2. Ranked #1 for
    veteran actress
  3. Ranked #1 for
    acting with subtle gesture

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8 The Mole Agent (2020)

When a daughter becomes concerned about her mother's well-being in a retirement home, private investigator Romulo hires Sergio, an 83-year-old man who becomes a new resident—and a mole inside the home, who struggles to balance his assignment with becoming increasingly involved in the lives of several residents.

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2020-12-11 | Documentary

Cast

Sergio Chamy, Rómulo Aitken

Rating

rating icon 7.861
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    easy-going character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ethical issue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    lost youth

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9 The Eight Hundred (2020)

In 1937, eight hundred Chinese soldiers fight under siege from a warehouse in the middle of the Shanghai battlefield, completely surrounded by the Japanese army.

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2020-08-14 | War / History

Cast

Wang Qian-Yuan, Zhang Yi

Rating

rating icon 6.953
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    herky-jerky camera work
  2. Ranked #1 for
    jingoistic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    patriotic

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10 Shirley (2020)

A famous horror writer finds inspiration for her next book after she and her husband take in a young couple.

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2020-09-11 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Elisabeth Moss, Odessa Young

Rating

rating icon 6.049
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    intellectual directing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    creative directing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    analytic

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