Best slightly flawed award winning movies from 2003

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1 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)

After an abrupt and violent encounter with a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his ship, a captain of the British Royal Navy begins a chase over two oceans to capture or destroy the enemy, though he must weigh his commitment to duty and ferocious pursuit of glory against the safety of his devoted crew, including the ship's thoughtful surgeon, his best friend.

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2003-11-14 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Russell Crowe, Paul Bettany

Rating

rating icon 7.148
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #15 for
    naturalist
  2. Ranked #39 for
    great sound effects
  3. Ranked #52 for
    Oscar nomination deserving

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2 Zatoichi (2003)

Blind traveler Zatoichi is a master swordsman and a masseur with a fondness for gambling on dice games. When he arrives in a village torn apart by warring gangs, he sets out to protect the townspeople.

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2003-09-06 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Takeshi Kitano, Tadanobu Asano

Rating

rating icon 7.242
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #8 for
    swordsmanship
  2. Ranked #57 for
    tour de force
  3. Ranked #156 for
    ambling

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3 Finding Nemo (2003)

Nemo, an adventurous young clownfish, is unexpectedly taken from his Great Barrier Reef home to a dentist's office aquarium. It's up to his worrisome father Marlin and a friendly but forgetful fish Dory to bring Nemo home -- meeting vegetarian sharks, surfer dude turtles, hypnotic jellyfish, hungry seagulls, and more along the way.

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2003-05-30 | Animation / Family

Cast

Albert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres

Rating

rating icon 7.822
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #56 for
    for toddlers
  2. Ranked #80 for
    kid-friendly
  3. Ranked #128 for
    good

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4 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

As armies mass for a final battle that will decide the fate of the world--and powerful, ancient forces of Light and Dark compete to determine the outcome--one member of the Fellowship of the Ring is revealed as the noble heir to the throne of the Kings of Men. Yet, the sole hope for triumph over evil lies with a brave hobbit, Frodo, who, accompanied by his loyal friend Sam and the hideous, wretched Gollum, ventures deep into the very dark heart of Mordor on his seemingly impossible quest to destroy the Ring of Power.​

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2003-12-01 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Elijah Wood, Sean Astin

Rating

rating icon 8.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    wonderful
  2. Ranked #23 for
    masterpiece
  3. Ranked #28 for
    deservedly won awards

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5 Mystic River (2003)

The lives of three men who were childhood friends are shattered when one of them suffers a family tragedy.

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2003-03-03 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Sean Penn, Tim Robbins

Rating

rating icon 7.742
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #23 for
    critically acclaimed
  2. Ranked #55 for
    Oscar-worthy performance
  3. Ranked #79 for
    like Knives Out

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6 House of Sand and Fog (2003)

Behrani, an Iranian immigrant buys a California bungalow, thinking he can fix it up, sell it again, and make enough money to send his son to college. However, the house is the legal property of former drug addict Kathy. After losing the house in an unfair legal dispute with the county, she is left with nowhere to go. Wanting her house back, she hires a lawyer and befriends a police officer. Neither Kathy nor Behrani have broken the law, so they find themselves involved in a difficult moral dilemma.

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2003-12-19 | Drama

Cast

Jennifer Connelly, Ben Kingsley

Rating

rating icon 7.15
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #220 for
    disciplinarian
  2. Ranked #280 for
    shaggy-dog story
  3. Ranked #281 for
    good ole boy

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7 Whale Rider (2003)

On the east coast of New Zealand, the Whangara people believe their presence there dates back a thousand years or more to a single ancestor, Paikea, who escaped death when his canoe capsized by riding to shore on the back of a whale. From then on, Whangara chiefs, always the first-born, always male, have been considered Paikea's direct descendants. Pai, an 11-year-old girl in a patriarchal New Zealand tribe, believes she is destined to be the new chief. But her grandfather Koro is bound by tradition to pick a male leader. Pai loves Koro more than anyone in the world, but she must fight him and a thousand years of tradition to fulfill her destiny.

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2003-01-30 | Drama / Family

Cast

Keisha Castle-Hughes, Rawiri Paratene

Rating

rating icon 7.072
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    Family Drama
  2. Ranked #120 for
    foster father
  3. Ranked #121 for
    mythology extending

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8 The Last Samurai (2003)

Nathan Algren is an American hired to instruct the Japanese army in the ways of modern warfare, which finds him learning to respect the samurai and the honorable principles that rule them. Pressed to destroy the samurai's way of life in the name of modernization and open trade, Algren decides to become an ultimate warrior himself and to fight for their right to exist.

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2003-12-05 | Drama / Action

Cast

Tom Cruise, Ken Watanabe

Rating

rating icon 7.588
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #28 for
    chivalry
  2. Ranked #69 for
    with mercenaries
  3. Ranked #245 for
    spectacular action sequence

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9 21 Grams (2003)

Paul Rivers, an ailing mathematician lovelessly married to an English émigré; Christina Peck, an upper-middle-class suburban housewife and mother of two girls; and Jack Jordan, a born-again ex-con, are brought together by a terrible accident that changes their lives.

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2003-09-06 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Sean Penn, Benicio del Toro

Rating

rating icon 7.336
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #11 for
    Multiple POV
  2. Ranked #48 for
    tour de force
  3. Ranked #58 for
    confusing

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10 Seabiscuit (2003)

True story of the undersized Depression-era racehorse whose victories lifted not only the spirits of the team behind it but also those of their nation.

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2003-07-22 | Drama / History

Cast

Tobey Maguire, David McCullough

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #56 for
    underdog
  2. Ranked #139 for
    schmaltzy
  3. Ranked #153 for
    harsh sound

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