Top rated barely coherent movies that are also fairly faithful to book

Check out today’s highest ranked barely coherent and fairly faithful to book movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are barely coherent and fairly faithful to book, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 The Girl on the Train (2021)

When a voyeuristic divorcee fixates on the lives of a perfect couple a far, she soon gets embroiled in a murder mystery that unfolds revealing truths about her own life.

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2021-02-26 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Parineeti Chopra, Aditi Rao Hydari

Rating

rating icon 5.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    typical hollywood fare
  2. Ranked #1 for
    gripping drama
  3. Ranked #1 for
    totally amazing

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2 Swallows and Amazons (2016)

Four children dream of escaping the tedium of a summer holiday with their mother. When finally given permission to camp on their own on an island in the middle of a vast lake, they are overjoyed. But when they get there they discover they may not be alone… The battle for ownership of a lonely island teaches them the skills of survival, the value of friendship and the importance of holding your nerve.

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2016-08-19 | Adventure / Family

Cast

Dane Hughes, Orla Hill

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    less than satisfying
  2. Ranked #8 for
    stretching the boundaries
  3. Ranked #9 for
    stunning scenery

Trailer

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3 Children of the Corn (1984)

A boy preacher named Isaac goes to a town in Nebraska called Gatlin and gets all the children to murder every adult in town.

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1984-03-09 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Peter Horton, Linda Hamilton

Rating

rating icon 5.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    aimed for adults
  2. Ranked #3 for
    blood thirsty
  3. Ranked #4 for
    cult classic

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4 A Wrinkle in Time (2018)

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

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2018-03-08 | Adventure / Science Fiction

Cast

Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey

Rating

rating icon 5.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    bummed
  2. Ranked #8 for
    flashy visual
  3. Ranked #9 for
    diverse casting

Trailer

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5 The Last Airbender (2010)

The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.

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2010-06-30 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Noah Ringer, Dev Patel

Rating

rating icon 4.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    crammed plot
  2. Ranked #5 for
    stilted dialogue
  3. Ranked #7 for
    expository dialogue

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6 Johnny Mnemonic (1995)

In a dystopian 2021, Johnny is a data trafficker who has an implant that allows him to securely store data too sensitive for regular computer networks. On one delivery run, he accepts a package that not only exceeds the implant's safety limits—and will kill him if the data is not removed in time—but also contains information far more important and valuable than he had ever imagined. On a race against time, he must avoid the assassins sent to kill him and remove the data before it, too, ends his life.

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1995-05-26 | Science Fiction / Thriller

Cast

Keanu Reeves, Dina Meyer

Rating

rating icon 5.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cyberpunk
  2. Ranked #2 for
    bells and whistles
  3. Ranked #5 for
    inside the head

Trailer

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7 The Black Dahlia (2006)

Lee Blanchard and Bucky Bleichert are former boxers-turned-cops in 1940s Los Angeles and, when an aspiring young actress turns up dead, Blanchard and Bleichert must grapple with corruption, narcissism, stag films and family madness as they pursue the killer.

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2006-09-15 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Josh Hartnett, Scarlett Johansson

Rating

rating icon 5.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gruesome murder
  2. Ranked #1 for
    overly complicated
  3. Ranked #2 for
    convoluted plot

Trailer

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8 Pinocchio (2019)

In this live-action adaptation of the beloved fairytale, old woodcarver Geppetto fashions a wooden puppet, Pinocchio, who magically comes to life. Pinocchio longs for adventure and is easily led astray, encountering magical beasts, fantastical spectacles, while making friends and foes along his journey. However, his dream is to become a real boy, which can only come true if he finally changes his ways.

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2019-12-19 | Fantasy / Adventure

Cast

Federico Ielapi, Roberto Benigni

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fantasia
  2. Ranked #1 for
    reasonably faithful
  3. Ranked #5 for
    breathtaking cinematography

Trailer

Pinocchio trailer
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9 Into the Woods (2014)

In a woods filled with magic and fairy tale characters, a baker and his wife set out to end the curse put on them by their neighbor, a spiteful witch.

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2014-12-24 | Fantasy / Comedy

Cast

Meryl Streep, James Corden

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #13 for
    mature theme
  2. Ranked #13 for
    melodious voice
  3. Ranked #13 for
    happy ending

Trailer

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10 Crooked House (2017)

A private investigator helps a former flame solve the murder of her wealthy grandfather, who lived in a sprawling estate surrounded by his idiosyncratic family.

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2017-09-06 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Glenn Close, Max Irons

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    faithful adaptation
  2. Ranked #1 for
    little bland
  3. Ranked #2 for
    handsomely mounted

Trailer

Crooked House trailer
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