Top rated for in-depth character study movies that are also small-scale

Check out today’s highest ranked for in-depth character study and small-scale 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 small-scale, 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 6.868
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    excellent acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    wonderfully nuanced
  3. Ranked #1 for
    masterful performance

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2 Luca (2021)

Luca and his best friend Alberto experience an unforgettable summer on the Italian Riviera. But all the fun is threatened by a deeply-held secret: they are sea monsters from another world just below the water’s surface.

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2021-06-17 | Animation / Comedy

Cast

Jacob Tremblay, Jack Dylan Grazer

Rating

rating icon 7.827
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    fish out of water
  2. Ranked #4 for
    vibrant colors
  3. Ranked #4 for
    absolutely adorable

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3 Lapwing (2021)

Mute young woman Patience, from an isolated community in rural England in 1555, struggles with her controlling brother-in-law and leader, David, who is gradually unraveling after the failure of his idyllic community. The Egyptian Act has been passed, stipulating that all ‘gypsies’ must vacate England immediately and anyone found aiding them could be executed. In exchange for a fee, David agrees to help an Egyptian family who must stay a month on their land until a ship comes to take them away. But when Patience pursues an affair with one of the outsiders, she is thrust into a violent and vicious psychological battle with David.

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2021-11-26 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Hannah Douglas, Emmett Scanlan

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sharply contrasting imagery
  2. Ranked #1 for
    stark
  3. Ranked #1 for
    beautifully staged

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4 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 accolade
  2. Ranked #1 for
    award-deserving
  3. Ranked #1 for
    good editing

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5 Saint Maud (2020)

Having recently found God, self-effacing young nurse Maud arrives at a plush home to care for Amanda, a hedonistic dancer left frail from a chronic illness. When a chance encounter with a former colleague throws up hints of a dark past, it becomes clear there is more to sweet Maud than meets the eye.

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2020-10-09 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Morfydd Clark, Jennifer Ehle

Rating

rating icon 6.582
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    psychological character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fanatic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    deeply unsettling

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6 Red Rocket (2021)

Finding himself down and out in Los Angeles, ex porn star Mikey Saber decides to crawl back to his hometown of Texas City, Texas, where his estranged wife and mother-in-law are living. Just as this dysfunctional family seems to be making things work, Mikey meets a young woman named Strawberry working the cash register at a local doughnut shop.

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2021-12-10 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Simon Rex, Suzanna Son

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    likable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    feeling incomplete
  3. Ranked #1 for
    cult icon

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7 Pearl (2022)

Trapped on her family’s isolated farm, Pearl must tend to her ailing father under the bitter and overbearing watch of her devout mother. Lusting for a glamorous life like she’s seen in the movies, Pearl’s ambitions, temptations, and repressions collide.

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2022-09-16 | Horror / Drama

Cast

Mia Goth, Tandi Wright

Rating

rating icon 7.289
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deranged
  2. Ranked #1 for
    glorious technicolor
  3. Ranked #1 for
    emo character

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8 Emily the Criminal (2022)

Desperate for income, Emily takes a shady gig buying goods with stolen credit cards supplied by a charismatic middleman named Youcef. Seduced by the quick cash and illicit thrills, they hatch a plan to take their business to the next level.

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2022-08-12 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Aubrey Plaza, Theo Rossi

Rating

rating icon 6.709
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    persuasive acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    convincing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    credible

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9 Bad Education (2019)

A superintendent of a school district works for the betterment of the student’s education when an embezzlement scheme is discovered, threatening to destroy everything.

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2019-09-08 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Hugh Jackman, Allison Janney

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    knockout performance
  2. Ranked #1 for
    juicier
  3. Ranked #1 for
    excellent performance

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10 Greyhound (2020)

A first-time captain leads a convoy of allied ships carrying thousands of soldiers across the treacherous waters of the "Black Pit" to the front lines of WWII. With no air cover protection for 5 days, the captain and his convoy must battle the surrounding enemy Nazi U-boats in order to give the allies a chance to win the war.

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2020-07-09 | War / Action

Cast

Tom Hanks, Stephen Graham

Rating

rating icon 7.41
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    tense and exciting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    shocking moment
  3. Ranked #2 for
    lean

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