Best award winning movies with amazingly talented director from 1996

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with amazingly talented director from 1996! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with amazingly talented director from 1996, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Shine (1996)

Pianist David Helfgott, driven by his father and teachers, has a breakdown. Years later he returns to the piano, to popular if not critical acclaim.

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1996-08-15 | Drama

Cast

Armin Mueller-Stahl, Noah Taylor

Rating

rating icon 7.388
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #15 for
    immensely talented
  2. Ranked #41 for
    with daddy issue
  3. Ranked #57 for
    masterpiece

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2 Evita (1996)

The hit musical based on the life of Evita Duarte, a B-movie Argentinian actress who eventually became the wife of Argentinian president and dictator Juan Perón, and the most beloved and hated woman in Argentina.

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1996-12-14 | History / Drama

Cast

Madonna, Antonio Banderas

Rating

rating icon 6.13
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #34 for
    great soundtrack
  2. Ranked #168 for
    critically acclaimed
  3. Ranked #168 for
    wonderful

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3 Jerry Maguire (1996)

Jerry Maguire used to be a typical sports agent: willing to do just about anything he could to get the biggest possible contracts for his clients, plus a nice commission for himself. Then, one day, he suddenly has second thoughts about what he's really doing. When he voices these doubts, he ends up losing his job and all of his clients, save Rod Tidwell, an egomaniacal football player.

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1996-12-13 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Tom Cruise, Renée Zellweger

Rating

rating icon 6.96
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #72 for
    cocksure
  2. Ranked #89 for
    with epiphany moments
  3. Ranked #96 for
    brash

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4 Romeo + Juliet (1996)

In director Baz Luhrmann's contemporary take on William Shakespeare's classic tragedy, the Montagues and Capulets have moved their ongoing feud to the sweltering suburb of Verona Beach, where Romeo and Juliet fall in love and secretly wed. Though the film is visually modern, the bard's dialogue remains.

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1996-11-01 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Leonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes

Rating

rating icon 6.794
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #53 for
    like Titanic
  2. Ranked #86 for
    anachronistic
  3. Ranked #131 for
    good girl

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5 The English Patient (1996)

In the 1930s, Count Almásy is a Hungarian map maker employed by the Royal Geographical Society to chart the vast expanses of the Sahara Desert along with several other prominent explorers. As World War II unfolds, Almásy enters into a world of love, betrayal, and politics.

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1996-11-14 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche

Rating

rating icon 7.176
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    remarkable
  2. Ranked #9 for
    sad
  3. Ranked #14 for
    deservedly won awards

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6 Fargo (1996)

Jerry, a small-town Minnesota car salesman is bursting at the seams with debt... but he's got a plan. He's going to hire two thugs to kidnap his wife in a scheme to collect a hefty ransom from his wealthy father-in-law. It's going to be a snap and nobody's going to get hurt... until people start dying. Enter Police Chief Marge, a coffee-drinking, parka-wearing - and extremely pregnant - investigator who'll stop at nothing to get her man. And if you think her small-time investigative skills will give the crooks a run for their ransom... you betcha!

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1996-03-08 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Frances McDormand, William H. Macy

Rating

rating icon 7.862
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #15 for
    critically acclaimed
  2. Ranked #31 for
    masterpiece
  3. Ranked #34 for
    haywire

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7 Lone Star (1996)

When the skeleton of his murdered predecessor is found, Sheriff Sam Deeds unearths many other long-buried secrets in his Texas border town.

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1996-06-21 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Chris Cooper, Matthew McConaughey

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #169 for
    like The Last Picture Show
  2. Ranked #188 for
    flashback sequence
  3. Ranked #207 for
    exceptional

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8 Breaking the Waves (1996)

In a small and conservative Scottish village, a woman's paralytic husband convinces her to have extramarital intercourse so she can tell him about it and give him a reason for living.

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1996-07-05 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Emily Watson, Stellan Skarsgård

Rating

rating icon 7.481
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #17 for
    blasphemous
  2. Ranked #69 for
    cinema verite
  3. Ranked #116 for
    masterpiece

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9 Independence Day (1996)

Strange phenomena surface around the globe. The skies ignite. Terror races through the world's major cities. As these extraordinary events unfold, it becomes increasingly clear that a force of incredible magnitude has arrived. Its mission: total annihilation over the Fourth of July weekend. The last hope to stop the destruction is an unlikely group of people united by fate and unimaginable circumstances.

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1996-06-25 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Will Smith, Bill Pullman

Rating

rating icon 6.885
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #12 for
    jingoistic
  2. Ranked #18 for
    gung-ho
  3. Ranked #46 for
    Alien Invasion

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10 Trainspotting (1996)

Heroin addict Mark Renton stumbles through bad ideas and sobriety attempts with his unreliable friends -- Sick Boy, Begbie, Spud and Tommy. He also has an underage girlfriend, Diane, along for the ride. After cleaning up and moving from Edinburgh to London, Mark finds he can't escape the life he left behind when Begbie shows up at his front door on the lam, and a scheming Sick Boy follows.

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1996-02-23 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner

Rating

rating icon 7.97
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #37 for
    with cockney accent
  2. Ranked #148 for
    smart and witty dialogue
  3. Ranked #183 for
    showing underbelly

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