Top rated heady movies with a showing dark side

Check out today’s highest ranked heady movies with a showing dark side! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best heady movies with a showing dark side, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 The Song of Sway Lake (2019)

In the wake of his father’s suicide, young record collector Ollie Sway returns to the family lake house with his friend Nikolai in tow to lay claim to an invaluable jazz recording. An unexpected visit from Ollie’s estranged grandmother and a chance encounter with a girl from across the lake derail their search, forcing them to confront the Sway family history and a suffering that has resounded through generations.

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2019-06-07 | Drama

Cast

Rory Culkin, Robert Sheehan

Rating

rating icon 5.342
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    textured imagery
  2. Ranked #1 for
    shimmering
  3. Ranked #1 for
    top-notch directing

Trailer

The Song of Sway Lake trailer
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2 Boys State (2020)

This raucous journey into the heart of democracy captures an unusual rite of passage: 1,100 teenage boys from across Texas coming together to build a representative government from the ground up.

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2020-01-24 | Documentary

Cast

Ben Feinstein, Steven Garza

Rating

rating icon 7.093
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most developed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    dark underbelly
  3. Ranked #1 for
    gung-ho

Trailer

Boys State trailer
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3 Hatching (2022)

12 year old Tinja is desperate to please her mother, a woman obsessed with presenting the image of a perfect family. One night, Tinja finds a strange egg. What hatches is beyond belief.

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2022-03-04 | Horror / Fantasy

Cast

Siiri Solalinna, Sophia Heikkilä

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    coolest
  2. Ranked #1 for
    best
  3. Ranked #1 for
    allegoric

Trailer

Hatching trailer
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4 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 6.742
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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

Trailer

Bad Education trailer
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5 Babylon (2022)

A tale of outsized ambition and outrageous excess, tracing the rise and fall of multiple characters in an era of unbridled decadence and depravity during Hollywood's transition from silent films to sound films in the late 1920s.

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2022-12-22 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie

Rating

rating icon 7.409
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    decadent
  2. Ranked #1 for
    debauched
  3. Ranked #1 for
    bloated

Trailer

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6 Blue Bayou (2021)

As a Korean-American man raised in the Louisiana bayou works hard to make a life for his family, he must confront the ghosts of his past as he discovers that he could be deported from the only country he has ever called home.

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2021-09-10 | Drama

Cast

Justin Chon, Alicia Vikander

Rating

rating icon 7.496
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gut-punch
  2. Ranked #1 for
    vivid depiction
  3. Ranked #1 for
    heady

Trailer

Blue Bayou trailer
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7 The Mustang (2019)

While participating in a rehabilitation program training wild mustangs, a convict at first struggles to connect with the horses and his fellow inmates, but he learns to confront his violent past as he soothes an especially feisty horse.

Info

2019-03-15 | Drama

Cast

Matthias Schoenaerts, Jason Mitchell

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unruly
  2. Ranked #1 for
    wildest
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with anger issues

Trailer

The Mustang trailer
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8 The Menu (2022)

A young couple travels to a remote island to eat at an exclusive restaurant where the chef has prepared a lavish menu, with some shocking surprises.

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2022-11-17 | Comedy / Thriller

Cast

Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Fiennes

Rating

rating icon 7.177
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    like Chef
  2. Ranked #1 for
    gastronomic
  3. Ranked #2 for
    blowing socks off

Trailer

The Menu trailer
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9 Huesera: The Bone Woman (2023)

Valeria's joy at becoming a first-time mother is quickly taken away when she's cursed by a sinister entity. As danger closes in, she's forced deeper into a chilling world of dark magic that threatens to consume her.

Info

2023-02-10 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Natalia Solián, Alfonso Dosal

Rating

rating icon 5.789
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    increasingly violent
  2. Ranked #6 for
    religious imagery
  3. Ranked #6 for
    uneasy atmosphere

Trailer

Huesera: The Bone Woman trailer
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10 Another Round (2020)

Four high school teachers launch a drinking experiment: upholding a constant low level of intoxication.

Info

2020-09-24 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    binge worthy
  2. Ranked #1 for
    mopey
  3. Ranked #2 for
    with marital problems

Trailer

Another Round trailer
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