Top rated good movies on HBO Now

Check out today’s highest ranked good movies on HBO Now! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best good movies on HBO Now, 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 21 2021

1 Won't You Be My Neighbor? (2018)

Fred Rogers used puppets and play to explore complex social issues: race, disability, equality and tragedy, helping form the American concept of childhood. He spoke directly to children and they responded enthusiastically. Yet today, his impact is unclear. Have we lived up to Fred's ideal of good neighbors?

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2018-06-08 | Documentary

Cast

Fred Rogers, François Scarborough Clemmons

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #81 for
    role model
  2. Ranked #278 for
    deep insight
  3. Ranked #299 for
    deeply meaningful

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2 Cinema Paradiso (1988)

A filmmaker recalls his childhood, when he fell in love with the movies at his village's theater and formed a deep friendship with the theater's projectionist.

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1988-11-17 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Philippe Noiret, Jacques Perrin

Rating

rating icon 8.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #71 for
    mischievous
  2. Ranked #211 for
    role model
  3. Ranked #347 for
    more rewarding

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3 Sling Blade (1996)

Karl Childers is a mentally disabled man who has been in the custody of the state mental hospital since the age of 12 for killing his mother and her lover. Although thoroughly institutionalized, Karl is deemed fit to be released into the outside world.

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1996-08-30 | Drama

Cast

Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #93 for
    emotionally charging
  2. Ranked #208 for
    great story
  3. Ranked #544 for
    Oscar-worthy performance

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4 Ford v Ferrari (2019)

American car designer Carroll Shelby and the British-born driver Ken Miles work together to battle corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the dominating race cars of Enzo Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France in 1966.

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2019-11-13 | Drama / Action

Cast

Matt Damon, Christian Bale

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #113 for
    beautiful acting
  2. Ranked #136 for
    heartfelt performance
  3. Ranked #146 for
    with memorable moments

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5 Jaws (1975)

When an insatiable great white shark terrorizes the townspeople of Amity Island, the police chief, an oceanographer and a grizzled shark hunter seek to destroy the blood-thirsty beast.

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1975-06-18 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    unforgettable classic
  2. Ranked #98 for
    with thrilling moments
  3. Ranked #191 for
    memorable quote

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6 City of God (2002)

Buscapé was raised in a very violent environment. Despite the feeling that all odds were against him, he finds out that life can be seen with other eyes...

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2002-02-05 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Alexandre Rodrigues, Leandro Firmino

Rating

rating icon 8.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #270 for
    imprinting in head
  2. Ranked #281 for
    accurate representation
  3. Ranked #281 for
    strange twist

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7 Boys Don't Cry (1999)

A young transgender man explores his gender identity and searches for love in rural Nebraska.

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1999-09-02 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Hilary Swank, Chloë Sevigny

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #26 for
    emotionally charging
  2. Ranked #336 for
    Oscar-worthy performance
  3. Ranked #368 for
    great acting

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8 The English Patient (1996)

In the 1930s, Count Almásy is a Hungarian map maker employed by the Royal Geographical Society to chart the vast expanses of the Sahara Desert along with several other prominent explorers. As World War II unfolds, Almásy enters into a world of love, betrayal, and politics.

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1996-11-05 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #75 for
    extraordinary
  2. Ranked #77 for
    beautiful acting
  3. Ranked #97 for
    deservedly won awards

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9 You Can Count on Me (2000)

A single mother's life is thrown into turmoil after her struggling, rarely-seen younger brother returns to town.

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2000-11-17 | Drama / Family

Cast

Laura Linney, Mark Ruffalo

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #16 for
    beautiful acting
  2. Ranked #123 for
    role model
  3. Ranked #279 for
    smart and witty dialogue

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10 Speed (1994)

Los Angeles SWAT cop Jack Traven is up against bomb expert Howard Payne, who's after major ransom money. First it's a rigged elevator in a very tall building. Then it's a rigged bus--if it slows, it will blow, bad enough any day, but a nightmare in LA traffic. And that's still not the end.

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1994-06-09 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #93 for
    explosive action
  2. Ranked #181 for
    loud explosion
  3. Ranked #226 for
    with thrilling moments

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