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Top rated 20 twisted logic movies with sheerly powerful directing

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with a twisted logic and sheerly powerful directing! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with a twisted logic and sheerly powerful directing, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country. Maimovie provides context-aware recommendation based on extensive data gathered and analyzed by AI.

Last Update Oct 21 2020

1 Being John Malkovich (1999)

One day at work, unsuccessful puppeteer Craig finds a portal into the head of actor John Malkovich. The portal soon becomes a passion for anybody who enters its mad and controlling world of overtaking another human body.

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1999-10-29 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

John Cusack, Cameron Diaz

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    twisted logic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most inventive
  3. Ranked #1 for
    ingenius plot

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2 Inception (2010)

Cobb, a skilled thief who commits corporate espionage by infiltrating the subconscious of his targets is offered a chance to regain his old life as payment for a task considered to be impossible: "inception", the implantation of another person's idea into a target's subconscious.

Info

2010-07-15 | Action / Science Fiction

Cast

Leonardo DiCaprio, Ken Watanabe

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    too complicated
  2. Ranked #1 for
    boundless
  3. Ranked #1 for
    intricate directing

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3 Haider (2014)

A young man returns to Kashmir after his father's disappearance to confront his uncle - the man he suspects to have a role in his father's fate.

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2014-10-02 | Action / Drama

Cast

Shahid Kapoor, Tabu

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    soul-stirring
  2. Ranked #1 for
    poetic visual
  3. Ranked #1 for
    par excellence

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4 The City of Lost Children (1995)

A scientist in a surrealist society kidnaps children to steal their dreams, hoping that they slow his aging process.

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1995-08-17 | Fantasy / Science Fiction

Cast

Ron Perlman, Dominique Pinon

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    visually rich
  2. Ranked #1 for
    slightly surrealist
  3. Ranked #1 for
    visual panache

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5 Blue Velvet (1986)

The discovery of a severed human ear found in a field leads a young man on an investigation related to a beautiful, mysterious nightclub singer and a group of criminals who have kidnapped her child.

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1986-09-19 | Crime / Mystery

Cast

Isabella Rossellini, Kyle MacLachlan

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    almost surreal
  2. Ranked #1 for
    disquieting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    transgressive

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6 Oldboy (2003)

With no clue how he came to be imprisoned, drugged and tortured for 15 years, a desperate businessman seeks revenge on his captors.

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2003-11-21 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Choi Min-sik, Yoo Ji-tae

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    dadaism
  2. Ranked #2 for
    beautifully put together
  3. Ranked #4 for
    locked in

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7 Mulholland Drive (2001)

Blonde Betty Elms has only just arrived in Hollywood to become a movie star when she meets an enigmatic brunette with amnesia. Meanwhile, as the two set off to solve the second woman's identity, filmmaker Adam Kesher runs into ominous trouble while casting his latest project.

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2001-09-08 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Justin Theroux, Naomi Watts

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cohesive plot
  2. Ranked #1 for
    totally confusing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    dazed

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8 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.

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2002-12-18 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bit disappointing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    better executed
  3. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely breathtaking

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9 There Will Be Blood (2007)

Ruthless silver miner, turned oil prospector, Daniel Plainview, moves to oil-rich California. Using his son to project a trustworthy, family-man image, Plainview cons local landowners into selling him their valuable properties for a pittance. However, local preacher Eli Sunday suspects Plainview's motives and intentions, starting a slow-burning feud that threatens both their lives.

Info

2007-12-28 | Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bravura directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sheer force
  3. Ranked #1 for
    striking atmosphere

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10 Midsommar (2019)

Several friends travel to Sweden to study as anthropologists a summer festival that is held every ninety years in the remote hometown of one of them. What begins as a dream vacation in a place where the sun never sets, gradually turns into a dark nightmare as the mysterious inhabitants invite them to participate in their disturbing festive activities.

Info

2019-07-03 | Horror / Drama

Cast

Florence Pugh, Jack Reynor

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slightly uncomfortable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    stunning cinematography
  3. Ranked #1 for
    beautifully shot

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