Top rated harmless movies on Acorn TV

Check out today’s highest ranked harmless movies on Acorn TV! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best harmless movies on Acorn TV, 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 07 2021

1 The Way Back (2010)

At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag—to take a perilous and uncertain journey to freedom as they cross deserts, mountains and several nations.

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2010-09-03 | Drama / Adventure

Cast

Colin Farrell, Ed Harris

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    grueling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    lush green scenery
  3. Ranked #2 for
    sweeping vista

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2 Golden Years (2016)

Fate, the pensions crisis and a steadfast refusal to accept the injustice of old age have contrived to force law abiding, retired couple, Arthur and Martha Goode into a life of crime.

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2016-04-29 | Crime / Comedy

Cast

Bernard Hill, Virginia McKenna

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    evening entertainment
  2. Ranked #26 for
    sheer entertainment
  3. Ranked #33 for
    light entertainment

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3 The Sum of Us (1994)

A widowed father has to deal with two complex issues: while he is searching for "Miss Right," his son, who is in his 20s and gay, is searching for "Mr. Right."

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1994-07-28 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jack Thompson, Russell Crowe

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #622 for
    great story
  2. Ranked #877 for
    romantic subplot
  3. Ranked #910 for
    debased

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4 Agora (2009)

A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn between his love for her and the possibility of gaining his freedom by joining the rising tide of Christianity.

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2009-05-17 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Rachel Weisz, Max Minghella

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #32 for
    like a history lesson
  2. Ranked #153 for
    teaching tool
  3. Ranked #201 for
    historical point of view

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5 Affinity (2008)

A grieving upper class woman becomes a "Lady Visitor" at Millbank prison, hoping to escape her troubles and be a guiding figure in the lives of the female prisoners. Of all her friendships with prisoners, she is most fascinated by Selina - a medium.

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2008-12-28 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Zoë Tapper, Anna Madeley

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #32 for
    with final twist
  2. Ranked #39 for
    chamber piece
  3. Ranked #112 for
    mystic

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6 The Scarlet Pimpernel (1982)

During the French Revolution, a mysterious English nobleman known only as The Scarlet Pimpernel (a humble wayside flower), snatches French aristos from the jaws of the guillotine, while posing as the foppish Sir Percy Blakeney in society. Percy falls for and marries the beautiful actress Marguerite St. Just, but she is involved with Chauvelin and Robespierre, and Percy's marriage to her may endanger the Pimpernel's plans to save the little Dauphin

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1982-11-09 | Action / Drama

Cast

Anthony Andrews, Jane Seymour

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #64 for
    intense drama
  2. Ranked #273 for
    alternate history
  3. Ranked #369 for
    rhythmic continuity of character development

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7 A Voyage Round My Father (1984)

A successful lawyer struck with blindness in middle age continues his battles in the courtroom with the assistance of his family. As his son deals with bitter memories of their relationship, he also seeks his father's respect and love and in the process learns to love in return.

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1984-04-19 | Drama

Cast

Laurence Olivier, Alan Bates

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4801 for
    good outweighing bad
  2. Ranked #4882 for
    sweet and endearing
  3. Ranked #5196 for
    extrovert

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8 An Accidental Soldier (2013)

An unexpected love story set in WW1 France between a young Australian baker who has deserted the front line, and a grieving French woman, who puts her own life at risk by sheltering him from the authorities.

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2013-09-14 | Drama / War

Cast

Marie Bunel, Dan Spielman

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1586 for
    lush green scenery
  2. Ranked #2313 for
    great cinematography
  3. Ranked #2750 for
    brilliantly conceived

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9 Still Life: A Three Pines Mystery (2013)

Chief Inspector Armand Gamache and his team arrive in Three Pines to solve the unusual murder of a much-loved woman and find dark secrets shadowing this usually peaceful village.

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2013-09-15 | Mystery / TV Movie

Cast

Nathaniel Parker, Anthony Lemke

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #324 for
    staying true to book
  2. Ranked #914 for
    pretty thin
  3. Ranked #1431 for
    gossamer

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10 Cider with Rosie (2015)

A semi-autobiographical coming-of-age story set in the Cotswolds during and immediately after the First World War.

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2015-09-27 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Samantha Morton, Timothy Spall

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1439 for
    rootless character
  2. Ranked #1492 for
    staying true to book
  3. Ranked #1721 for
    intense drama

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