Top rated barely coherent movies that are also historically important

Check out today’s highest ranked barely coherent and historically important movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are barely coherent and historically important, 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 May 17 2021

1 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.

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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 #1 for
    humanized
  3. Ranked #2 for
    indefatigable character

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2 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
    rough draft
  2. Ranked #1 for
    eagerly awaited
  3. Ranked #1 for
    experienced director

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3 The King (2019)

England, 15th century. Hal, a capricious prince who lives among the populace far from court, is forced by circumstances to reluctantly accept the throne and become Henry V.

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2019-10-11 | Drama / History

Cast

Timothée Chalamet, Joel Edgerton

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more accurate
  2. Ranked #1 for
    alternate history
  3. Ranked #1 for
    brilliant casting

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4 W. (2008)

The story of the eventful life of George W. Bush—his struggles and triumphs, how he found both his wife and his faith—and the critical days leading up to his decision to invade Iraq.

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2008-10-17 | Drama / History

Cast

Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Banks

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fair and balanced
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sympathetic portrayal
  3. Ranked #1 for
    surprisingly sympathetic

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5 Peterloo (2018)

An epic portrayal of the events surrounding the infamous 1819 Peterloo Massacre, where a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter’s Field in Manchester turned into one of the bloodiest and most notorious episodes in British history. The massacre saw British government forces charge into a crowd of over 60,000 that had gathered to demand political reforms and protest against rising levels of poverty.

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2018-11-01 | History / Drama

Cast

Rory Kinnear, Maxine Peake

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    true representation
  2. Ranked #6 for
    like a history lesson
  3. Ranked #8 for
    slice of history

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6 The Promise (2016)

Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, a love triangle develops between Mikael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated artist Ana, and Chris, a renowned American journalist based in Paris.

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2016-12-02 | History / Romance

Cast

Oscar Isaac, Charlotte Le Bon

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    harsh truth
  2. Ranked #2 for
    barbaric
  3. Ranked #2 for
    grateful

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7 The 13th Warrior (1999)

A Muslim ambassador exiled from his homeland, Ahmad ibn Fadlan finds himself in the company of Vikings. While the behavior of the Norsemen initially offends ibn Fadlan, the more cultured outsider grows to respect the tough, if uncouth, warriors. During their travels together, ibn Fadlan and the Vikings get word of an evil presence closing in, and they must fight the frightening and formidable force, which was previously thought to exist only in legend.

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1999-08-13 | Adventure / History

Cast

Antonio Banderas, Diane Venora

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    brutish
  2. Ranked #4 for
    fierce
  3. Ranked #4 for
    valiant character

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8 Tesla (2020)

The story of the Promethean struggles of Nikola Tesla, as he attempts to transcend entrenched technology—including his own previous work—by pioneering a system of wireless energy that would change the world.

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2020-08-14 | History / Drama

Cast

Ethan Hawke, Eve Hewson

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    traditional narrative
  2. Ranked #2 for
    conventional narrative
  3. Ranked #4 for
    more interesting

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9 Reach for the Sky (1956)

The true story of airman Douglas Bader who overcame the loss of both legs in a 1931 flying accident to become a successful fighter pilot and wing leader during World War II.

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1956-07-05 | History / Drama

Cast

Kenneth More, Muriel Pavlow

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    indefatigable character
  2. Ranked #5 for
    shapely actress
  3. Ranked #7 for
    bossy

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10 Ran (1985)

With Ran, legendary director Akira Kurosawa reimagines Shakespeare's King Lear as a singular historical epic set in sixteenth-century Japan. Majestic in scope, the film is Kurosawa's late-life masterpiece, a profound examination of the folly of war and the crumbling of one family under the weight of betrayal, greed, and the insatiable thirst for power.

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1985-06-01 | Action / Drama

Cast

Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    masterly
  2. Ranked #1 for
    epic feeling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    truly epic

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