Top rated 20 rite of passage movies with directing with poetic beauty

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

1 Raising Victor Vargas (2002)

The film follows Victor, a Lower East Side teenager, as he deals with his eccentric family, including his strict grandmother, his bratty sister, and a younger brother who completely idolizes him. Along the way he tries to win the affections of Judy, who is very careful and calculating when it comes to how she deals with men.

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2002-05-16 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Victor Rasuk, Judy Marte

Rating

rating icon 7.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    manhood
  2. Ranked #6 for
    slice of life
  3. Ranked #7 for
    non-professional actor

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2 Merantau (2009)

In Minangkabau, West Sumatera, Yuda a skilled practitioner of Silat Harimau is in the final preparations to begin his "Merantau" a century's old rites-of-passage to be carried out by the community's young men that will see him leave the comforts of his idyllic farming village and make a name for himself in the bustling city of Jakarta.

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2009-08-06 | Action / Drama

Cast

Iko Uwais, Chika Jessica

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    balls-to-the-wall action
  2. Ranked #5 for
    adrenaline pumping
  3. Ranked #5 for
    rite of passage

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3 Skate Kitchen (2018)

Camille's life as a lonely suburban teenager changes dramatically when she befriends a group of girl skateboarders. As she journeys deeper into this raw New York City subculture, she begins to understand the true meaning of friendship as well as her inner self.

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2018-08-10 | Drama

Cast

Rachelle Vinberg, Elizabeth Rodriguez

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #8 for
    just fine
  2. Ranked #9 for
    more meaningful
  3. Ranked #10 for
    easy-going character

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4 Summer '03 (2018)

A 16-year-old girl and her extended family are left reeling after her calculating grandmother unveils an array of secrets on her deathbed.

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2018-09-28 | Comedy

Cast

Joey King, Jack Kilmer

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    redeeming feature
  2. Ranked #2 for
    redeeming quality
  3. Ranked #3 for
    light comedy

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5 An Education (2009)

Despite her sheltered upbringing, Jenny is a teen with a bright future; she's smart, pretty, and has aspirations of attending Oxford University. When David, a charming but much older suitor, motors into her life in a shiny automobile, Jenny gets a taste of adult life that she won't soon forget.

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2009-10-29 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Carey Mulligan, Peter Sarsgaard

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    intelligent character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    swept away
  3. Ranked #2 for
    naive character

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6 Fat City (1972)

Two men, working as professional boxers, come to blows when their careers each begin to take opposite momentum.

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1972-07-26 | Drama

Cast

Stacy Keach, Jeff Bridges

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    showing underside
  2. Ranked #3 for
    downbeat tone
  3. Ranked #3 for
    dead end

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7 Memoirs of a Geisha (2005)

A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a geisha house.

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2005-12-06 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Zhang Ziyi, Gong Li

Rating

rating icon 7.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #9 for
    breathtakingly beautiful
  2. Ranked #9 for
    femininely beautiful
  3. Ranked #10 for
    ethereal beauty

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8 Mud (2013)

Two boys find a fugitive hiding out on an island in the Mississippi River and form a pact to help him reunite with his lover and escape.

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2013-04-26 | Drama

Cast

Matthew McConaughey, Tye Sheridan

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    slowly developing
  2. Ranked #4 for
    slice of life
  3. Ranked #11 for
    relative newcomer

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9 Are All Men Pedophiles? (2012)

We live in a society that both condemns pedophiles and sexualizes young girls. The film explores the many dangers children face and exposes the systematic violation of children rights by societies, presenting the testimony of both victims and perpetrators. It also looks at how the pedophilia hysteria that has led to the mass incarceration adults and children.

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2012-03-02 | Documentary

Cast

Jan-Willem Breure, Dick Swaab

Rating

rating icon 5.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sexually attractive
  2. Ranked #2 for
    provocative
  3. Ranked #3 for
    intellectually challenging

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10 Cashback (2006)

After a painful breakup, Ben develops insomnia. To kill time, he starts working the late night shift at the local supermarket, where his artistic imagination runs wild.

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2006-05-09 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Sean Biggerstaff, Emilia Fox

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deep thought
  2. Ranked #2 for
    exotic beauty
  3. Ranked #2 for
    nubile woman

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