Top rated barely coherent movies that are also academy award deserving

Check out today’s highest ranked barely coherent and academy award deserving movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are barely coherent and academy award deserving, 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 Jul 19 2021

1 Mank (2020)

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane.

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2020-11-13 | Drama / History

Cast

Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    capturing the flavor
  2. Ranked #1 for
    eagerly awaited
  3. Ranked #1 for
    experienced director

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2 The Lighthouse (2019)

Two lighthouse keepers try to maintain their sanity while living on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

Info

2019-10-18 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Robert Pattinson, Willem Dafoe

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    can't make heads or tails
  2. Ranked #1 for
    confounded
  3. Ranked #1 for
    monochromatic

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3 A Simple Plan (1998)

Captivated by the lure of sudden wealth, the quiet rural lives of two brothers erupt into conflicts of greed, paranoia and distrust when over $4 million in cash is discovered at the remote site of a downed small airplane. Their simple plan to retain the money while avoiding detection opens a Pandora's box when the fear of getting caught triggers panicked behavior and leads to virulent consequences.

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1998-12-11 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Bill Paxton, Bridget Fonda

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    too bright
  2. Ranked #2 for
    throwing a wrench
  3. Ranked #2 for
    masterful directing

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4 The French Connection (1971)

Tough narcotics detective 'Popeye' Doyle is in hot pursuit of a suave French drug dealer who may be the key to a huge heroin-smuggling operation.

Info

1971-10-09 | Action / Crime

Cast

Gene Hackman, Fernando Rey

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    close call
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unglamorous
  3. Ranked #2 for
    gritty realistic

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5 Beloved (1998)

After Paul D. finds his old slave friend Sethe in Ohio and moves in with her and her daughter Denver, a strange girl comes along by the name of "Beloved". Sethe and Denver take her in and then strange things start to happen...

Info

1998-10-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover

Rating

rating icon 5.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    somewhat confusing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    very rewarding
  3. Ranked #1 for
    little confusing

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6 Uncut Gems (2019)

A charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime. Howard must perform a precarious high-wire act, balancing business, family, and encroaching adversaries on all sides in his relentless pursuit of the ultimate win.

Info

2019-08-30 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Adam Sandler, Julia Fox

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    thoroughly unpleasant
  2. Ranked #1 for
    gripping ending
  3. Ranked #1 for
    nerve-racking

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7 Marriage Story (2019)

A stage director and an actress struggle through a grueling, coast-to-coast divorce that pushes them to their personal extremes.

Info

2019-09-28 | Drama

Cast

Adam Driver, Scarlett Johansson

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    empathetic character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    superb supporting cast
  3. Ranked #1 for
    deserving accolade

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8 Seven Pounds (2008)

An IRS agent with a fateful secret embarks on an extraordinary journey of redemption by forever changing the lives of seven strangers.

Info

2008-12-18 | Drama

Cast

Will Smith, Rosario Dawson

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    everything fitting together
  2. Ranked #1 for
    charitable
  3. Ranked #2 for
    highly emotional

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9 The Iron Lady (2011)

A look at the life of Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, with a focus on the price she paid for power.

Info

2011-12-30 | History / Drama

Cast

Meryl Streep, Anthony Stewart Head

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cursory plot
  2. Ranked #2 for
    beyond boundaries
  3. Ranked #2 for
    indefatigable character

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10 The Impossible (2012)

In December 2004, close-knit family Maria, Henry and their three sons begin their winter vacation in Thailand. But the day after Christmas, the idyllic holiday turns into an incomprehensible nightmare when a terrifying roar rises from the depths of the sea, followed by a wall of black water that devours everything in its path. Though Maria and her family face their darkest hour, unexpected displays of kindness and courage ameliorate their terror.

Info

2012-09-09 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    devastated
  2. Ranked #1 for
    swept away
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fortunate

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