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Top rated crawling along movies that are also pure magic

Check out today’s highest ranked crawling along and pure magic movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are crawling along and pure magic, 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 Mar 08 2021

1 The Straight Story (1999)

A retired farmer and widower in his 70s, Alvin Straight learns one day that his distant brother Lyle has suffered a stroke and may not recover. Alvin is determined to make things right with Lyle while he still can, but his brother lives in Wisconsin, while Alvin is stuck in Iowa with no car and no driver's license. Then he hits on the idea of making the trip on his old lawnmower, thus beginning a picturesque and at times deeply spiritual odyssey.

Info

1999-10-15 | Drama

Cast

Richard Farnsworth, Sissy Spacek

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    handsomely produced
  2. Ranked #1 for
    magic realism
  3. Ranked #1 for
    emotionally moving

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2 Hugo (2011)

Orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo Cabret lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. Hugo's job is to oil and maintain the station's clocks, but to him, his more important task is to protect a broken automaton and notebook left to him by his late father. Accompanied by the goddaughter of an embittered toy merchant, Hugo embarks on a quest to solve the mystery of the automaton and find a place he can call home.

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2011-11-22 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Asa Butterfield, Chloë Grace Moretz

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    eye candy visual
  2. Ranked #1 for
    visually sumptuous
  3. Ranked #1 for
    nostalgic

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3 Wonder Boys (2000)

Grady is a 50-ish English professor who hasn't had a thing published in years—not since he wrote his award winning 'Great American Novel' 7 years ago. This weekend proves even worse than he could imagine as he finds himself reeling from one misadventure to another in the company of a new wonder boy author.

Info

2000-02-22 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Michael Douglas, Tobey Maguire

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    excellent writing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    flowing perfectly
  3. Ranked #1 for
    inspiring cast

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4 Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019)

On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the eighteenth century, a female painter is obliged to paint a wedding portrait of a young woman.

Info

2019-06-17 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Noémie Merlant, Adèle Haenel

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fascinating portrait
  2. Ranked #1 for
    lush scenery
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most desirable actor

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5 The Prestige (2006)

A mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy -- full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly consequences.

Info

2006-10-19 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Christian Bale, Hugh Jackman

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    circuitous
  2. Ranked #1 for
    disappearing acting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    close look

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6 Seabiscuit (2003)

True story of the undersized Depression-era racehorse whose victories lifted not only the spirits of the team behind it but also those of their nation.

Info

2003-07-22 | Drama / History

Cast

Tobey Maguire, David McCullough

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more compelling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    hokey editing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    understated performance

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7 Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)

A widow whose land and life are in danger as the railroad is getting closer and closer to taking them over. A mysterious harmonica player joins forces with a desperado to protect the woman and her land.

Info

1968-12-21 | Western

Cast

Claudia Cardinale, Henry Fonda

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely astonishing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most developed
  3. Ranked #1 for
    visual mastery

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8 If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)

After her fiance is falsely imprisoned, a pregnant African-American woman sets out to clear his name and prove his innocence.

Info

2018-12-14 | Drama / Romance

Cast

KiKi Layne, Stephan James

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fine supporting cast
  2. Ranked #1 for
    true work of art
  3. Ranked #1 for
    universal theme

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9 The Cooler (2003)

Bernie works at a Las Vegas casino, where he uses his innate ability to bring about misfortune in those around him to jinx gamblers into losing. His imposing boss, Shelly Kaplow, is happy with the arrangement. But Bernie finds unexpected happiness when he begins dating attractive waitress Natalie Belisario.

Info

2003-01-17 | Drama / Romance

Cast

William H. Macy, Alec Baldwin

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    vicious
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ringing false
  3. Ranked #2 for
    thankless role

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10 Brave (2012)

Brave is set in the mystical Scottish Highlands, where Mérida is the princess of a kingdom ruled by King Fergus and Queen Elinor. An unruly daughter and an accomplished archer, Mérida one day defies a sacred custom of the land and inadvertently brings turmoil to the kingdom. In an attempt to set things right, Mérida seeks out an eccentric old Wise Woman and is granted an ill-fated wish. Also figuring into Mérida’s quest — and serving as comic relief — are the kingdom’s three lords: the enormous Lord MacGuffin, the surly Lord Macintosh, and the disagreeable Lord Dingwall.

Info

2012-06-21 | Animation / Adventure

Cast

Kelly Macdonald, Billy Connolly

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    damn entertaining
  2. Ranked #1 for
    pronounced actor
  3. Ranked #1 for
    thematically rich

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