Top rated 40 rite of passage movies with sterling directing

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

1 Bronson (2008)

A young man who was sentenced to 7 years in prison for robbing a post office ends up spending 30 years in solitary confinement. During this time, his own personality is supplanted by his alter ego, Charles Bronson.

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2008-10-09 | Drama / Action

Cast

Tom Hardy, Matt King

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    hyperviolent
  2. Ranked #2 for
    overly violent
  3. Ranked #7 for
    highly stylized acting

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2 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
    dead end
  3. Ranked #3 for
    downbeat tone

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3 Om Shanti Om (2007)

Om, a junior film artist, is smitten by Shantipriya, a renowned actress, but is killed while trying to save her from a fire accident. Thirty years later, he is reborn and sets out to avenge her death.

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2007-11-07 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    pure enjoyment
  2. Ranked #1 for
    pure entertainment
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sheer entertainment

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4 The Kids Are All Right (2010)

Two women, Nic and Jules, brought a son and daughter into the world through artificial insemination. When one of their children reaches age, both kids go behind their mothers' backs to meet with the donor. Life becomes so much more interesting when the father, two mothers and children start to become attached to each other.

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2010-07-09 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Julianne Moore, Annette Bening

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    control freak
  2. Ranked #4 for
    sexually attractive
  3. Ranked #9 for
    unconventional

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5 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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6 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
    cultured
  3. Ranked #2 for
    swept away

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7 Roger Dodger (2002)

A smooth-talking ad executive attributes his remarkable success with women to his ability to manipulate their emotions from the moment he first meets them. When his teenage nephew drops in for a visit, he soon learns that his approach isn't as foolproof as he thought when he attempts to teach the boy how to pick up women.

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2002-05-09 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Campbell Scott, Jesse Eisenberg

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    intelligent and witty character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    hand-held shot
  3. Ranked #2 for
    shaky hand-held camera

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8 Chris & Don: A Love Story (2007)

Chris & Don chronicles the lifelong relationship between author Christopher Isherwood and his much younger lover, artist Don Bachardy, and it combines present-day interviews, archival footage shot by the couple from the 1950s, excerpts from Isherwood's diaries, and playful animations to recount their romance.

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2007-06-13 | Documentary

Cast

W.H. Auden, Ted Bachardy

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    refined character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    compressed
  3. Ranked #3 for
    untarnished character

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9 Fairhaven (2013)

Long-time friends reconnect when one returns to their small Massachusetts town for a funeral.

Info

2013-01-11 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Chris Messina, Rich Sommer

Rating

rating icon 4.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ringing true
  2. Ranked #2 for
    nuanced portrayal
  3. Ranked #3 for
    understated performance

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10 Bloody Sunday (2002)

The dramatised story of the Irish civil rights protest march on January 30 1972 which ended in a massacre by British troops.

Info

2002-01-16 | Action / Adventure

Cast

James Nesbitt, Allan Gildea

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    evoking
  2. Ranked #1 for
    peaceful
  3. Ranked #2 for
    jerky camera work

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