Top rated barely coherent movies that are also like a history lesson

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

1 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 | Drama / History

Cast

Ethan Hawke, Eve Hewson

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    traditional narrative
  2. Ranked #3 for
    mad genius
  3. Ranked #3 for
    super genius

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2 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
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    true representation
  2. Ranked #2 for
    clipped voice
  3. Ranked #2 for
    historical significance

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3 Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon (2008)

The aging Zhao embarks on his final and greatest campaign, a road to adventure that will crown his name in glory for all time.

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2008-04-03 | Action / History

Cast

Sammo Hung, Vanness Wu

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    truly epic
  2. Ranked #3 for
    spectacular action sequence
  3. Ranked #3 for
    epic battle sequence

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4 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
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    director with promising career
  2. Ranked #7 for
    cursory plot
  3. Ranked #9 for
    ascending

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5 Radium Girls (2020)

Young women toiling in a factory are exposed to hazardous material which takes a disastrous toll on their health.

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2020-10-23 | Drama / History

Cast

Joey King, Abby Quinn

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    greatly anticipated
  2. Ranked #2 for
    overly exciting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    historical interest

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6 Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001)

When a Greek fisherman leaves to fight with the Greek army during WWII, his fiancee falls in love with the local Italian commander. The film is based on a novel about an Italian soldier's experiences during the Italian occupation of the Greek island of Cephalonia (Kefalonia), but Hollywood made it into a pure love story by removing much of the "unpleasant" stuff.

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2001-04-18 | Drama / History

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Penélope Cruz

Rating

rating icon 5.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #10 for
    magnificent scenery
  2. Ranked #11 for
    beautiful photography
  3. Ranked #12 for
    lack of chemistry

Trailer

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7 The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021)

Billie Holiday spent much of her career being adored by fans. In the 1940's, the government targeted Holiday in a growing effort to racialize the war on drugs, ultimately aiming to stop her from singing her controversial ballad, "Strange Fruit."

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2021-03-31 | Music / Drama

Cast

Andra Day, Trevante Rhodes

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    hot mess
  2. Ranked #1 for
    breakthrough performance
  3. Ranked #3 for
    clunky dialogue

Trailer

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8 Imperial Venus (1962)

Biopic about Napoleon's sister Paulette.

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1962-12-22 | Drama / History

Cast

Gina Lollobrigida, Stephen Boyd

Rating

rating icon 0.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    eyeful casting
  2. Ranked #3 for
    ostentatious
  3. Ranked #6 for
    good-looking

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9 The Warrior Queen of Jhansi (2019)

The true story of Lakshmibai, the historic Queen of Jhansi who fiercely led her army against the British East India Company in the infamous mutiny of 1857.

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2019-11-15 | Drama / History

Cast

Devika Bhise, Rupert Everett

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    equally convincing
  2. Ranked #4 for
    overlord
  3. Ranked #8 for
    attractive female

Trailer

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10 The Last Confederate: The Story of Robert Adams (2005)

Amid the bitter divisiveness of the Civil War, Confederate Capt. Robert Adams (Julian Adams) feels the rift within his soul. Steadfastly loyal to the South, Adams also holds an unshakable love for his Northerner wife, Eveline McCord (Gwendolyn Edwards). Based on the true story of Robert Adams and produced by his descendents, this stirring historical drama -- a film festival favorite -- delves into the themes of honor, patriotism and love.

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2005-07-15 | Drama / Action

Cast

Gwendolyn Edwards, Eric Holloway

Rating

rating icon 5.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    acting off cue-card
  2. Ranked #1 for
    honest depiction
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most puzzling

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