Top rated charming and charismatic movies that are also fairly faithful to book

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

1 Odd Thomas (2013)

In a California desert town, a short-order cook with clairvoyant abilities encounters a mysterious man with a link to dark, threatening forces.

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2013-01-29 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Anton Yelchin, Addison Timlin

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    director with uncanny ability
  2. Ranked #6 for
    particularly likable
  3. Ranked #11 for
    surprisingly entertaining

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2 Elmer Gantry (1960)

When hedonistic but charming con man Elmer Gantry meets the beautiful Sister Sharon Falconer, a roadside revivalist, he feigns piousness to join her act as a passionate preacher. The two make a successful onstage pair, and their chemistry extends to romance. Both the show and their relationship are threatened, however, when one of Gantry's ex-lovers decides that she has a score to settle with the charismatic performer.

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1960-07-07 | Drama

Cast

Burt Lancaster, Jean Simmons

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    sinful
  2. Ranked #2 for
    most charismatic
  3. Ranked #3 for
    religious fervor

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3 Love & Friendship (2016)

From Jane Austen’s novella, the beautiful and cunning Lady Susan Vernon visits the estate of her in-laws to wait out colorful rumors of her dalliances and to find husbands for herself and her daughter. Two young men, handsome Reginald DeCourcy and wealthy Sir James Martin, severely complicate her plans.

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2016-05-26 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Kate Beckinsale, Xavier Samuel

Rating

rating icon 6.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    faithful rendition
  2. Ranked #2 for
    crafty
  3. Ranked #3 for
    witty script

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4 I Capture the Castle (2003)

A love story set in 1930s England that follows 17-year-old Cassandra Mortmain, and the fortunes of her eccentric family, struggling to survive in a decaying English castle. Based on Dodie Smith's 1948 novel with the same name.

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2003-05-09 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Romola Garai, Rose Byrne

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for self analysis
  2. Ranked #2 for
    batty
  3. Ranked #2 for
    eccentric genius

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5 Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010)

Greg Heffley is headed for big things, but first he has to survive the scariest, most humiliating experience of any kid’s life – middle school! That won’t be easy, considering he’s surrounded by hairy-freckled morons, wedgie-loving bullies and a moldy slice of cheese with nuclear cooties!

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2010-03-19 | Comedy / Family

Cast

Zachary Gordon, Robert Capron

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    high-school-play-like acting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    community-theater-like acting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    pure cheese

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6 Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant (2009)

Darren Shan is a regular teenage kid. He and his friend Steve find out about a Freak Show coming to town and work hard at trying to find tickets. They do, and together they go to "Cirque du Freak" where they see many strange acts including a wolf-man and a bearded lady

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2009-10-23 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Chris Massoglia, John C. Reilly

Rating

rating icon 5.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    deviating from book
  2. Ranked #5 for
    quite entertaining
  3. Ranked #9 for
    staying true to book

Trailer

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7 The Go-Between (2015)

An elderly man pieces together his childhood memories after finding his diary from 1900, which he wrote when he was 13 years old.

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2015-09-20 | TV Movie / Drama

Cast

Joanna Vanderham, Ben Batt

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    brilliant photography
  2. Ranked #3 for
    watching further
  3. Ranked #3 for
    left unsaid

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8 The Rocketeer (1991)

A stunt pilot comes across a prototype jetpack that gives him the ability to fly. However, evil forces of the world also want this jetpack at any cost.

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1991-06-21 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Timothy Dalton, Alan Arkin

Rating

rating icon 6.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    dastardly
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fun ride
  3. Ranked #2 for
    pure fun

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9 Charlotte's Web (1973)

Wilbur the pig is scared of the end of the season, because he knows that come that time, he will end up on the dinner table. He hatches a plan with Charlotte, a spider that lives in his pen, to ensure that this will never happen.

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1973-03-01 | Family / Music

Cast

Debbie Reynolds, Henry Gibson

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    radiant
  2. Ranked #2 for
    fairly faithful to book
  3. Ranked #3 for
    listenable music

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10 Vanity Fair (2004)

Beautiful, funny, passionate, and calculating, Becky is the orphaned daughter of a starving English artist and a French chorus girl. She yearns for a more glamorous life than her birthright promises and resolves to conquer English society by any means possible. A mere ascension into the heights of society is simply not enough. So Becky finds a patron in the powerful Marquess of Steyne whose whims enable Becky to realise her dreams. But is the ultimate cost too high for her?

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2004-09-01 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Reese Witherspoon, James Purefoy

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #7 for
    sneaky character
  2. Ranked #7 for
    faithful to book
  3. Ranked #8 for
    lustrous

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