Top rated defensive movies with sheer scope

Check out today’s highest ranked defensive movies with sheer scope! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best defensive movies with sheer scope, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 They'll Love Me When I'm Dead (2018)

As his life comes to its end, famous Hollywood director Orson Welles puts it all on the line at the chance for renewed success with the film The Other Side of the Wind.

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2018-08-31 | Documentary

Cast

Orson Welles, Peter Bogdanovich

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    maverick director
  2. Ranked #3 for
    sniping lines
  3. Ranked #4 for
    cinematically marvelling

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2 Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me (2014)

A documentary film detailing Glen Campbell's final tour and his struggle with Alzheimer's disease.

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2014-04-24 | Documentary / Music

Cast

Glen Campbell, Kim Campbell

Rating

rating icon 7.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    conscientious
  2. Ranked #2 for
    emotionally driving
  3. Ranked #4 for
    genuinely moving

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3 Battle of Britain (1969)

In 1940, the Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle against the might of the Luftwaffe for control of the skies over Britain, thus preventing the Nazi invasion of Britain.

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1969-09-15 | History / War

Cast

Harry Andrews, Michael Caine

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    vivid portrayal
  2. Ranked #1 for
    history buff
  3. Ranked #2 for
    aerial photography

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4 Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)

In 1947, four German judges who served on the bench during the Nazi regime face a military tribunal to answer charges of crimes against humanity. Chief Justice Haywood hears evidence and testimony not only from lead defendant Ernst Janning and his defense attorney Hans Rolfe, but also from the widow of a Nazi general, an idealistic U.S. Army captain and reluctant witness Irene Wallner.

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1961-12-18 | Drama / History

Cast

Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster

Rating

rating icon 8.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    for deliberation
  2. Ranked #3 for
    flawless performance
  3. Ranked #4 for
    defensive

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5 The Report (2019)

The story of Daniel Jones, lead investigator for the US Senate’s sweeping study into the CIA's Detention and Interrogation Program, which was found to be brutal, immoral and ineffective. With the truth at stake, Jones battled tirelessly to make public what many in power sought to keep hidden.

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2019-09-12 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Adam Driver, Annette Bening

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    traditional method directing
  2. Ranked #5 for
    righteous character
  3. Ranked #6 for
    heavy dialogue

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6 Baraka (1992)

A paralysingly beautiful documentary with a global vision—an odyssey through landscape and time—that attempts to capture the essence of life.

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1992-09-15 | Documentary

Cast

Patrick Disanto

Rating

rating icon 8.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    pure beauty
  2. Ranked #2 for
    unforgettable imagery
  3. Ranked #3 for
    natural beauty

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7 Wilde (1997)

The story of Oscar Wilde, genius, poet, playwright and the First Modern Man. The self-realisation of his homosexuality caused Wilde enormous torment as he juggled marriage, fatherhood and responsibility with his obsessive love for Lord Alfred Douglas.

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1997-09-01 | Drama / History

Cast

Stephen Fry, Jude Law

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    petulant
  2. Ranked #2 for
    rejoinder lines
  3. Ranked #2 for
    sympathetic portrayal

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8 Red Dawn (2012)

A city in Washington state awakens to the surreal sight of foreign paratroopers dropping from the sky—shockingly, the U.S. has been invaded and their hometown is the initial target. Quickly and without warning, the citizens find themselves prisoners and their town under enemy occupation. Determined to fight back, a group of young patriots seek refuge in the surrounding woods, training and reorganizing themselves into a guerrilla group of fighters.

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2012-03-15 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Chris Hemsworth, Josh Peck

Rating

rating icon 5.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    utterly ridiculous
  2. Ranked #7 for
    utterly unbelievable
  3. Ranked #8 for
    unlikely scenario

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9 Children of a Lesser God (1986)

James, a new speech teacher at a school for the deaf, falls for Sarah, a pupil who decided to stay on at the school rather than venture into the big bad world. She shuns him at first, refusing to read his lips and only using signs.

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1986-09-13 | Drama / Romance

Cast

William Hurt, Marlee Matlin

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    principled
  2. Ranked #6 for
    using elocution
  3. Ranked #7 for
    second best

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10 Kesari (2019)

In 1897, an army of 21 Sikhs battles 10,000 Afghans to prevent the Saragarhi Fort from being taken down.

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2019-03-21 | Action / Drama

Cast

Akshay Kumar, Parineeti Chopra

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    valiant character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    spectacular action sequence
  3. Ranked #2 for
    brave character

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