Top movies with an intriguing concept that have a straight story

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

1 La Llorona (2019)

Accused of the genocide of Mayan people, retired general Enrique is trapped in his mansion by massive protests. Abandoned by his staff, the indignant old man and his family must face the devastating truth of his actions and the growing sense that a wrathful supernatural force is targeting them for his crimes.

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2019-07-25 | Thriller / Horror

Cast

María Mercedes Coroy, Sabrina De La Hoz

Rating

rating icon 6.436
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unearthly
  2. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly slow
  3. Ranked #1 for
    ominous tone

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La Llorona trailer
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2 A Whisker Away (2020)

A peculiar girl transforms into a cat to catch her crush's attention. But before she realizes it, the line between human and animal starts to blur.

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2020-06-18 | Animation / Drama

Cast

Mirai Shida, Natsuki Hanae

Rating

rating icon 7.897
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    impressive visual
  2. Ranked #1 for
    puppy love
  3. Ranked #1 for
    heart-melting

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A Whisker Away trailer
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3 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 6.883
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fantastical
  2. Ranked #1 for
    innocence and desire
  3. Ranked #1 for
    old-fashioned story

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4 The Prototype (2022)

A government agent stumbles upon an alien conspiracy to conquer Earth. Using a blue liquid created by the aliens to make soldiers stronger, he becomes The Prototype-the only hope for mankind.

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2022-02-25 | Action / Science Fiction

Cast

Victoria De Mare, Theresa Tilly

Rating

rating icon 4.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    state of art special effect
  2. Ranked #1 for
    drawn in
  3. Ranked #1 for
    compelling narrative

Trailer

The Prototype trailer
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5 The Oak Room (2020)

During a raging snowstorm, a drifter returns home to the blue-collar bar located in the remote Canadian town where he was born. When he offers to settle an old debt with a grizzled bartender by telling him a story, the night's events quickly spin into a dark tale of mistaken identities, double-crosses and shocking violence.

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2020-11-27 | Thriller / Horror

Cast

RJ Mitte, Peter Outerbridge

Rating

rating icon 5.595
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    skipped over
  2. Ranked #3 for
    unaccountable
  3. Ranked #3 for
    less satisfying

Trailer

The Oak Room trailer
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6 Missing Link (2019)

The charismatic Sir Lionel Frost considers himself to be the world's foremost investigator of myths and monsters. Trouble is, none of his small-minded, high-society peers seems to recognize this. Hoping to finally gain acceptance from these fellow adventurers, Sir Lionel travels to the Pacific Northwest to prove the existence of a legendary creature known as the missing link.

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2019-04-04 | Family / Animation

Cast

Hugh Jackman, Zoe Saldaña

Rating

rating icon 6.959
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rotoscoping
  2. Ranked #1 for
    globetrotting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    quality product

Trailer

Missing Link trailer
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7 Blaze (2022)

After a young girl witnesses a violent crime, she summons an imaginary dragon to help process her anger and protect her on her journey into womanhood.

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2022-08-25 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Julia Savage, Simon Baker

Rating

rating icon 5.22
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    glittery imagery
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fantasy sequence
  3. Ranked #1 for
    candy colors

Trailer

Blaze trailer
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8 Vesper (2022)

After the collapse of Earth's ecosystem, Vesper, a 13-year-old girl struggling to survive with her paralyzed Father, meets a mysterious Woman with a secret that forces Vesper to use her wits, strength and bio-hacking abilities to fight for the possibility of a future.

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2022-08-17 | Science Fiction / Drama

Cast

Raffiella Chapman, Eddie Marsan

Rating

rating icon 6.398
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    post-apocalyptic future
  2. Ranked #1 for
    plot hinges
  3. Ranked #1 for
    slimy cast

Trailer

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9 Catch the Fair One (2022)

A Native American boxer embarks on the fight of her life when she goes in search of her missing sister.

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2022-02-11 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Kali Reis, Mainaku Borrero

Rating

rating icon 6.356
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    gut-punch
  2. Ranked #4 for
    jolting
  3. Ranked #4 for
    propulsive

Trailer

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10 Violet (2021)

Violet realizes that her entire life is built on fear-based decisions, and must do everything differently to become her true self.

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2021-10-29 | Drama

Cast

Olivia Munn, Luke Bracey

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cringing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    squirming in seat
  3. Ranked #1 for
    beat down

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Violet trailer
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