Best award winning movies with evocative cinematography from 2006

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with evocative cinematography from 2006! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with evocative cinematography from 2006, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Dark Blue Almost Black (2006)

Jorge is a young man whose plans for the future are put on hold when his father has a stroke. For seven years, he diligently nurses his father and works as a janitor while studying part time to get a business degree.When Natalia, his childhood crush, returns from a stint studying abroad, Jorge begins to yearn for something better. He is desperate to find a new and better job, but finds that no one will hire him because he has experience only as a janitor. Antonio, Jorge’s older brother, soon to be released from jail, is an opportunist who has never gotten along with their father. In prison, at a theater workshop, Antonio meets Paula, a beautiful young woman in jail on drug charges. Paula has a problem because she flirted with another inmate's boyfriend.

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2006-03-24 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Quim Gutiérrez, Antonio de la Torre

Rating

rating icon 6.839
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #100 for
    wallflower
  2. Ranked #114 for
    colorful cinematography
  3. Ranked #212 for
    cross-cut editing

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Dark Blue Almost Black trailer
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2 Volver (2006)

While a woman attempts to cover up her daughter's murder and reinvent her life, her sister is visited by their mother, who was thought to have died.

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2006-03-17 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Penélope Cruz, Carmen Maura

Rating

rating icon 7.475
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #96 for
    masterpiece
  2. Ranked #141 for
    welcome return
  3. Ranked #168 for
    tour de force

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3 Children of Men (2006)

In 2027, in a chaotic world in which humans can no longer procreate, a former activist agrees to help transport a miraculously pregnant woman to a sanctuary at sea, where her child's birth may help scientists save the future of humankind.

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2006-09-22 | Drama / Action

Cast

Clive Owen, Julianne Moore

Rating

rating icon 7.61
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #27 for
    orwellian
  2. Ranked #75 for
    feeling motion sickness
  3. Ranked #92 for
    futuristic society

Trailer

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4 Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)

During China's Tang dynasty the emperor has taken the princess of a neighboring province as his wife. She has borne him two sons and raised his eldest. Now his control over his dominion is complete, including the royal family itself.

Info

2006-12-14 | Action / Drama

Cast

Chow Yun-fat, Gong Li

Rating

rating icon 6.823
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #53 for
    backstabbing
  2. Ranked #62 for
    decadent
  3. Ranked #65 for
    glitzy

Trailer

Curse of the Golden Flower trailer
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5 Notes on a Scandal (2006)

A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond platonic friendship.

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2006-12-25 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Judi Dench, Cate Blanchett

Rating

rating icon 7.082
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #83 for
    scandalous
  2. Ranked #110 for
    backstabbing
  3. Ranked #144 for
    lurid

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6 Pan's Labyrinth (2006)

Living with her tyrannical stepfather in a new home with her pregnant mother, 10-year-old Ofelia feels alone until she explores a decaying labyrinth guarded by a mysterious faun who claims to know her destiny. If she wishes to return to her real father, Ofelia must complete three terrifying tasks.

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2006-10-10 | Fantasy / Drama

Cast

Ivana Baquero, Maribel Verdú

Rating

rating icon 7.756
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #60 for
    remarkable
  2. Ranked #84 for
    masterpiece
  3. Ranked #122 for
    imaginary fairy tale

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7 Letters from Iwo Jima (2006)

The story of the battle of Iwo Jima between the United States and Imperial Japan during World War II, as told from the perspective of the Japanese who fought it.

Info

2006-12-09 | Action / Drama

Cast

Ken Watanabe, Kazunari Ninomiya

Rating

rating icon 7.47
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #36 for
    chivalry
  2. Ranked #122 for
    Aerial Combat
  3. Ranked #141 for
    sepia tone

Trailer

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8 Catch a Fire (2006)

The true story of anti-apartheid activists in South Africa, and particularly the life of Patrick Chamusso, a timid foreman at Secunda CTL, the largest synthetic fuel plant in the world. Patrick is wrongly accused, imprisoned and tortured for an attempt to bomb the plant, with the injustice transforming the apolitical worker into a radicalised insurgent, who then carries out his own successful sabotage mission.

Info

2006-10-27 | Action / Drama

Cast

Tim Robbins, Derek Luke

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #104 for
    high-running emotions
  2. Ranked #114 for
    innocent man
  3. Ranked #236 for
    stoic

Trailer

Catch a Fire trailer
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9 Black Book (2006)

In the Nazi-occupied Netherlands during World War II, a Jewish singer infiltrates the regional Gestapo headquarters for the Dutch resistance.

Info

2006-09-14 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Carice van Houten, Sebastian Koch

Rating

rating icon 7.47
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #162 for
    backstabbing
  2. Ranked #179 for
    life and limb story
  3. Ranked #244 for
    Grand-Guignol

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Black Book trailer
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10 The Unknown Woman (2006)

Irena, a Ukrainian woman, comes to Italy looking for a job as a maid. She does everything she can to become a beloved nanny for an adorable little girl, Thea. However, that is just the very beginning of her unknown journey.

Info

2006-10-09 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Kseniya Rappoport, Michele Placido

Rating

rating icon 7.205
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #17 for
    Multigenre
  2. Ranked #150 for
    subverting expectations
  3. Ranked #163 for
    potboiler

Trailer

The Unknown Woman trailer
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