Top rated good movies on Amazon Prime Video

Check out today’s highest ranked good movies on Amazon Prime Video! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best good movies on Amazon Prime Video, 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 Jun 14 2021

1 Ran (1985)

With Ran, legendary director Akira Kurosawa reimagines Shakespeare's King Lear as a singular historical epic set in sixteenth-century Japan. Majestic in scope, the film is Kurosawa's late-life masterpiece, a profound examination of the folly of war and the crumbling of one family under the weight of betrayal, greed, and the insatiable thirst for power.

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1985-06-01 | Action / Drama

Cast

Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    epic feeling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    epic scope
  3. Ranked #1 for
    masterly

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2 Chinatown (1974)

Private eye Jake Gittes lives off of the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-World War II Southern California. Hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair, Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together.

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1974-06-20 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    watching successively
  2. Ranked #1 for
    muted colors
  3. Ranked #1 for
    labyrinthine plot

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3 Back to the Future (1985)

Eighties teenager Marty McFly is accidentally sent back in time to 1955, inadvertently disrupting his parents' first meeting and attracting his mother's romantic interest. Marty must repair the damage to history by rekindling his parents' romance and - with the help of his eccentric inventor friend Doc Brown - return to 1985.

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1985-07-03 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    never tire of watching
  2. Ranked #1 for
    utterly brilliant
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sheer enjoyment

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4 The Truman Show (1998)

Truman Burbank is the star of The Truman Show, a 24-hour-a-day reality TV show that broadcasts every aspect of his life without his knowledge. His entire life has been an unending soap opera for consumption by the rest of the world. And everyone he knows, including his wife and his best friend is really an actor, paid to be part of his life.

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1998-06-04 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jim Carrey, Laura Linney

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    beyond boundaries
  2. Ranked #1 for
    entertaining and thought-provoking
  3. Ranked #2 for
    philosophical theme

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5 High Noon (1952)

Will Kane, the sheriff of a small town in New Mexico, learns a notorious outlaw he put in jail has been freed, and will be arriving on the noon train. Knowing the outlaw and his gang are coming to kill him, Kane is determined to stand his ground, so he attempts to gather a posse from among the local townspeople.

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1952-06-09 | Western / Thriller

Cast

Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    heightened tension
  2. Ranked #1 for
    standing tall
  3. Ranked #2 for
    deservedly won Oscars

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6 The Handmaiden (2016)

1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a young woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress who lives a secluded life on a large countryside estate with her domineering uncle, but she's involved in something greater that will soon be revealed.

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2016-06-01 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Kim Min-hee, Kim Tae-ri

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    different point of view
  2. Ranked #1 for
    multiple perspective
  3. Ranked #1 for
    exhibitionist

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7 How to Train Your Dragon (2010)

As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, and instead befriends the beast – which he names Toothless – much to the chagrin of his warrior father

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2010-03-10 | Fantasy / Adventure

Cast

Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    tightly constructed
  2. Ranked #2 for
    completely blown away
  3. Ranked #2 for
    eye-popping

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8 Chicken Run (2000)

Having been hopelessly repressed and facing eventual certain death at the British chicken farm where they are held, Ginger the chicken along with the help of Rocky the American rooster decide to rebel and lead their fellow chickens in a great escape from the murderous farmers Mr. and Mrs. Tweedy and their farm of doom.

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2000-06-21 | Animation / Comedy

Cast

Phil Daniels, Lynn Ferguson

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    sheer fun
  2. Ranked #4 for
    determined
  3. Ranked #4 for
    real hoot

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9 Sense and Sensibility (1995)

Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. Two daughters are the titular opposites.

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1995-12-13 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sensible character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    superb cast
  3. Ranked #2 for
    performed excellently

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10 Sound of Metal (2020)

Metal drummer Ruben begins to lose his hearing. When a doctor tells him his condition will worsen, he thinks his career and life is over. His girlfriend Lou checks the former addict into a rehab for the deaf hoping it will prevent a relapse and help him adapt to his new life. After being welcomed and accepted just as he is, Ruben must choose between his new normal and the life he once knew.

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2020-11-20 | Drama / Music

Cast

Riz Ahmed, Olivia Cooke

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    career-defining performance
  2. Ranked #1 for
    drowned-out dialogue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    great performance

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