Top rated for in-depth character study movies that are also brilliantly understated

Check out today’s highest ranked for in-depth character study and brilliantly understated movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are for in-depth character study and brilliantly understated, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Ordinary Love (2019)

An extraordinary look at the lives of a middle-aged couple in the midst of the wife's breast cancer diagnosis.

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2019-12-06 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Liam Neeson, Lesley Manville

Rating

rating icon 6.877
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    stellar performance
  2. Ranked #1 for
    plum role
  3. Ranked #1 for
    painfully realistic

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2 The Stylist (2020)

Claire is a lonely hairstylist who secretly murders and scalps her clients. When Olivia makes the well-intentioned mistake of asking Claire to style her hair for her wedding, she becomes dangerously obsessed, and her sanity starts to slip away with bloody consequences.

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2020-09-26 | Horror / Drama

Cast

Najarra Townsend, Brea Grant

Rating

rating icon 5.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    swift pace
  2. Ranked #2 for
    tight editing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    becoming obsessed

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3 Pig (2021)

A truffle hunter who lives alone in the Oregon wilderness must visit Portland to find the mysterious person who stole his beloved foraging pig.

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2021-07-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Alex Wolff

Rating

rating icon 6.666
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    low-key performance
  2. Ranked #4 for
    beloved
  3. Ranked #4 for
    mellow

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4 The Power of the Dog (2021)

A domineering but charismatic rancher wages a war of intimidation on his brother's new wife and her teen son, until long-hidden secrets come to light.

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2021-10-25 | Drama / Western

Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch, Kirsten Dunst

Rating

rating icon 6.786
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    painfully slow
  2. Ranked #1 for
    slow and deliberate
  3. Ranked #1 for
    very slow moving

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5 Hope Gap (2019)

Grace lives an idyllic life in a British seaside town, but her world soon comes crashing down when her husband of 29 years tells her he's leaving her for another woman. Through stages of shock, disbelief and anger -- and with support from her son -- Grace ultimately regains her footing while learning it's never too late to be happy.

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2019-10-03 | Drama

Cast

Annette Bening, Bill Nighy

Rating

rating icon 6.315
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    confrontational
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unfortunate soul
  3. Ranked #1 for
    loveless character

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6 Joker (2019)

During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.

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2019-10-01 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro

Rating

rating icon 8.16
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mentally unstable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    evil genius
  3. Ranked #1 for
    Oscar-worthy performance

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7 TÁR (2022)

As celebrated conductor Lydia Tár starts rehearsals for a career-defining symphony, the consequences of her past choices begin to echo in the present.

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2022-09-23 | Drama / Music

Cast

Cate Blanchett, Nina Hoss

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    complex character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    musical genius
  3. Ranked #2 for
    orgasmic

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8 To Leslie (2022)

A West Texas single mother wins the lottery and squanders it just as fast, leaving behind a world of heartbreak. Years later, with her charm running out and nowhere to go, she fights to rebuild her life and find redemption.

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2022-10-07 | Drama

Cast

Andrea Riseborough, Andre Royo

Rating

rating icon 7.035
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deserving nods from Oscars
  2. Ranked #1 for
    award-deserving
  3. Ranked #1 for
    pill-popping

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9 The Lost Daughter (2021)

A woman's seaside vacation takes a dark turn when her obsession with a young mother forces her to confront secrets from her past.

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2021-12-16 | Drama

Cast

Olivia Colman, Jessie Buckley

Rating

rating icon 6.543
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    unloved character
  2. Ranked #4 for
    rowdy character
  3. Ranked #4 for
    sabbatical

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10 Clemency (2019)

Years of carrying out death row executions have taken a toll on prison warden Bernadine Williams. As she prepares to execute another inmate, Bernadine must confront the psychological and emotional demons her job creates, ultimately connecting her to the man she is sanctioned to kill.

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2019-12-27 | Drama

Cast

Alfre Woodard, Richard Schiff

Rating

rating icon 6.349
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    towering
  2. Ranked #1 for
    rising above material
  3. Ranked #2 for
    multilayered performance

Trailer

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