Best award winning movies with breakout role from 1996

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

1 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 #73 for
    cocksure
  2. Ranked #91 for
    with epiphany moments
  3. Ranked #97 for
    brash

Trailer

Jerry Maguire trailer
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2 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

Trailer

Trainspotting trailer
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3 The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)

Larry Flynt is the hedonistically obnoxious, but indomitable, publisher of Hustler magazine. The film recounts his struggle to make an honest living publishing his girlie magazine and how it changes into a battle to protect the freedom of speech for all people.

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1996-12-25 | Drama

Cast

Woody Harrelson, Courtney Love

Rating

rating icon 6.967
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #78 for
    scandalous
  2. Ranked #85 for
    blasphemous
  3. Ranked #126 for
    Courtroom Drama

Trailer

The People vs. Larry Flynt trailer
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4 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
    wonderful
  3. Ranked #168 for
    critically acclaimed

Trailer

Evita trailer
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5 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 #58 for
    masterpiece

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Shine trailer
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6 Hamlet (1996)

Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother now marrying the murderer... his uncle. Meanwhile, war is brewing.

Info

1996-12-25 | Drama

Cast

Kenneth Branagh, Derek Jacobi

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #190 for
    anachronistic
  2. Ranked #290 for
    Grand-Guignol
  3. Ranked #307 for
    daunting challenge

Trailer

Hamlet trailer
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7 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 7.863
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #15 for
    critically acclaimed
  2. Ranked #31 for
    masterpiece
  3. Ranked #33 for
    haywire

Trailer

Fargo trailer
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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.

Info

1996-07-05 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Emily Watson, Stellan Skarsgård

Rating

rating icon 7.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #17 for
    blasphemous
  2. Ranked #69 for
    cinema verite
  3. Ranked #117 for
    masterpiece

Trailer

Breaking the Waves trailer
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9 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 #87 for
    anachronistic
  3. Ranked #131 for
    good girl

Trailer

Romeo + Juliet trailer
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10 The Crucible (1996)

A Salem resident attempts to frame her ex-lover's wife for being a witch in the middle of the 1692 witchcraft trials.

Info

1996-11-27 | Drama / History

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Winona Ryder

Rating

rating icon 6.573
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #116 for
    cautionary tale
  2. Ranked #131 for
    Occult
  3. Ranked #144 for
    historical interest

Trailer

The Crucible trailer
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