Best award winning movies with good art directing from 2008

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with good art directing from 2008! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with good art directing from 2008, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Doubt (2008)

In 1964, a Catholic school nun questions a priest's ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student, suspecting him of abuse.

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2008-02-27 | Drama

Cast

Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Rating

rating icon 7.199
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #86 for
    cat-and-mouse
  2. Ranked #96 for
    Oscar-worthy performance
  3. Ranked #105 for
    proof positive

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2 The Hurt Locker (2008)

During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work.

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2008-10-10 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie

Rating

rating icon 7.259
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #16 for
    extraordinary
  2. Ranked #18 for
    masterpiece
  3. Ranked #23 for
    remarkable

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3 Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

A teenager reflects on his life after being accused of cheating on the Indian version of "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?".

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2008-11-12 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Dev Patel, Saurabh Shukla

Rating

rating icon 7.731
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    remarkable
  2. Ranked #16 for
    deservedly won awards
  3. Ranked #40 for
    great sound effects

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Slumdog Millionaire trailer
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4 Frost/Nixon (2008)

For three years after being forced from office, Nixon remained silent. But in summer 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate scandal that ended his presidency. Nixon surprised everyone in selecting Frost as his televised confessor, intending to easily outfox the breezy British showman and secure a place in the hearts and minds of Americans. Likewise, Frost's team harboured doubts about their boss's ability to hold his own. But as the cameras rolled, a charged battle of wits resulted.

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2008-10-15 | Drama / History

Cast

Michael Sheen, Frank Langella

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #61 for
    like The Da Vinci Code
  2. Ranked #116 for
    smart and witty dialogue
  3. Ranked #123 for
    exceptional

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5 Milk (2008)

The true story of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay man ever elected to public office. In San Francisco in the late 1970s, Harvey Milk becomes an activist for gay rights and inspires others to join him in his fight for equal rights that should be available to all Americans.

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2008-11-05 | History / Drama

Cast

Sean Penn, Emile Hirsch

Rating

rating icon 7.246
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #23 for
    Oscar-worthy performance
  2. Ranked #49 for
    sad
  3. Ranked #53 for
    hagiography

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6 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)

Born under unusual circumstances, Benjamin Button springs into being as an elderly man in a New Orleans nursing home and ages in reverse. Twelve years after his birth, he meets Daisy, a child who flits in and out of his life as she grows up to be a dancer. Though he has all sorts of unusual adventures over the course of his life, it is his relationship with Daisy, and the hope that they will come together at the right time, that drives Benjamin forward.

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2008-12-25 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #21 for
    wonderful
  2. Ranked #28 for
    Oscar nomination deserving
  3. Ranked #96 for
    great sound effects

Trailer

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7 Frozen River (2008)

Ray Eddy, an upstate New York trailer mom, is lured into the world of illegal immigrant smuggling. Broke after her husband takes off with the down payment for their new doublewide, Ray reluctantly teams up with Lila, a smuggler, and the two begin making runs across the frozen St. Lawrence River carrying illegal Chinese and Pakistani immigrants in the trunk of Ray's Dodge Spirit.

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2008-03-26 | Drama

Cast

Melissa Leo, Misty Upham

Rating

rating icon 6.66
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #195 for
    stoic
  2. Ranked #212 for
    blue-collar
  3. Ranked #254 for
    harridan

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8 Revolutionary Road (2008)

A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children. Based on a novel by Richard Yates.

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2008-12-19 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #13 for
    like Titanic
  2. Ranked #184 for
    Oscar-worthy performance
  3. Ranked #193 for
    with marital problems

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Revolutionary Road trailer
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9 The Reader (2008)

The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as a concentration camp guard late in the war. He alone realizes that Hanna is illiterate and may be concealing that fact at the expense of her freedom.

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2008-12-10 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Kate Winslet, Ralph Fiennes

Rating

rating icon 7.466
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #122 for
    Oscar-worthy performance
  2. Ranked #154 for
    with epiphany moments
  3. Ranked #157 for
    like Pride & Prejudice

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The Reader trailer
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10 The Wrestler (2008)

Aging wrestler Randy "The Ram" Robinson is long past his prime but still ready and rarin' to go on the pro-wrestling circuit. After a particularly brutal beating, however, Randy hangs up his tights, pursues a serious relationship with a long-in-the-tooth stripper, and tries to reconnect with his estranged daughter. But he can't resist the lure of the ring and readies himself for a comeback.

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2008-09-07 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Mickey Rourke, Evan Rachel Wood

Rating

rating icon 7.532
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #113 for
    perfect casting
  2. Ranked #152 for
    cinema verite
  3. Ranked #180 for
    great acting

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The Wrestler trailer
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