Top movies with an alternative view that have a straight story

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with an alternative view and a straight story! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with an alternative view and a straight story, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Farha (2021)

Palestine, 1948. After the withdrawal of the British occupiers, tensions rise between Arabs and Jews. Meanwhile, Farha, the smart daughter of the mayor of a small village, unaware of the coming tragedy, dreams of going to study in the big city.

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2021-09-14 | Drama / History

Cast

Ashraf Barhom, Karam Taher

Rating

rating icon 7.311
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    honest portrayal
  2. Ranked #1 for
    immensely powerful
  3. Ranked #1 for
    gut-wrenching

Trailer

Farha trailer
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2 Wasp Network (2020)

Havana, Cuba, 1990. René González, an airplane pilot, unexpectedly flees the country, leaving behind his wife Olga and his daughter Irma, and begins a new life in Miami, where he becomes a member of an anti-Castro organization.

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2020-01-29 | Drama / History

Cast

Penélope Cruz, Edgar Ramírez

Rating

rating icon 6.055
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    crammed plot
  2. Ranked #1 for
    slightly confusing
  3. Ranked #3 for
    historical point of view

Trailer

Wasp Network trailer
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3 The Last Duel (2021)

King Charles VI declares that Knight Jean de Carrouges settle his dispute with his squire, Jacques Le Gris, by challenging him to a duel.

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2021-10-13 | History / Drama

Cast

Jodie Comer, Matt Damon

Rating

rating icon 7.446
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    like The Book Thief
  2. Ranked #1 for
    subjective view
  3. Ranked #1 for
    new perspective

Trailer

The Last Duel trailer
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4 Cherry (2021)

Cherry drifts from college dropout to army medic in Iraq - anchored only by his true love, Emily. But after returning from the war with PTSD, his life spirals into drugs and crime as he struggles to find his place in the world.

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2021-02-26 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Tom Holland, Ciara Bravo

Rating

rating icon 7.352
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    masterful performance
  2. Ranked #3 for
    satisfying watch
  3. Ranked #5 for
    emotional rollercoaster

Trailer

Cherry trailer
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5 Flee (2021)

Recounted mostly through animation to protect his identity, Amin looks back over his past as a child refugee from Afghanistan as he grapples with a secret he’s kept hidden for 20 years.

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2021-06-17 | Documentary / Animation

Cast

Amin Nawabi, Daniel Karimyar

Rating

rating icon 7.778
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    intermixed plot
  2. Ranked #2 for
    never faltering
  3. Ranked #2 for
    great cinematic achievement

Trailer

Flee trailer
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6 The Report (2019)

The story of Daniel Jones, lead investigator for the US Senate’s sweeping study into the CIA's Detention and Interrogation Program, which was found to be brutal, immoral and ineffective. With the truth at stake, Jones battled tirelessly to make public what many in power sought to keep hidden.

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2019-09-12 | Drama

Cast

Adam Driver, Annette Bening

Rating

rating icon 7.042
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    traditional method directing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    unaccountable
  3. Ranked #3 for
    able supporting actor

Trailer

The Report trailer
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7 The Woman King (2022)

The story of the Agojie, the all-female unit of warriors who protected the African Kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s with skills and a fierceness unlike anything the world has ever seen, and General Nanisca as she trains the next generation of recruits and readies them for battle against an enemy determined to destroy their way of life.

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2022-09-16 | Action / Drama

Cast

Viola Davis, Thuso Mbedu

Rating

rating icon 7.68
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fierce
  2. Ranked #1 for
    accurate
  3. Ranked #2 for
    repackaged

Trailer

The Woman King trailer
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8 Fire of Love (2022)

A doomed love triangle between intrepid French scientists Katia and Maurice Krafft, and their beloved volcanoes.

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2022-07-06 | Documentary

Cast

Miranda July, Katia Krafft

Rating

rating icon 7.543
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    passionate
  2. Ranked #1 for
    raspy voice
  3. Ranked #1 for
    constant flow

Trailer

Fire of Love trailer
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9 Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan (2019)

Vietnam War, 1966. Australia and New Zealand send troops to support the United States and South Vietnamese in their fight against the communist North. Soldiers are very young men, recruits and volunteers who have never been involved in a combat. On August 18th, members of Delta Company will face the true horror of a ruthless battle among the trees of a rubber plantation called Long Tân. They are barely a hundred. The enemy is a human wave ready to destroy them.

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2019-08-08 | War / Action

Cast

Travis Fimmel, Luke Bracey

Rating

rating icon 6.816
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    brave character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    honest portrayal
  3. Ranked #2 for
    heroic acting

Trailer

Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan trailer
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10 Three Thousand Years of Longing (2022)

A solitary scholar discovers an ancient bottle while on a trip to Istanbul and unleashes a djinn who offers her three wishes. Filled with reluctance, she is unable to come up with one, so the djinn tries to inspire her with his stories.

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2022-08-24 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Tilda Swinton, Idris Elba

Rating

rating icon 6.89
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    out of world
  2. Ranked #1 for
    bewitching
  3. Ranked #1 for
    totally absorbing

Trailer

Three Thousand Years of Longing trailer
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