Top rated heart-pounding movies with a rite of passage

Check out today’s highest ranked heart-pounding movies with a rite of passage! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best heart-pounding movies with a rite of passage, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 6 Days (2017)

London, England, April 1980. Six terrorists assault the Embassy of Iran and take hostages. For six days, tense negotiations are held while the authorities decide whether a military squad should intervene.

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2017-07-09 | Action / Drama

Cast

Jamie Bell, Abbie Cornish

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    maintaining tension
  2. Ranked #2 for
    sustaining suspense
  3. Ranked #3 for
    honest depiction

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2 Tower Block (2012)

A year after witnessing a murder, residents of Tower Block 31 find themselves being picked off by a sniper, pitting those lucky enough to be alive into a battle for survival.

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2012-09-19 | Thriller

Cast

Sheridan Smith, Ralph Brown

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    swift pace
  2. Ranked #4 for
    exceeding expectations
  3. Ranked #5 for
    strong supporting cast

Trailer

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3 Thelma (2017)

A college student starts to experience extreme seizures. She soon learns that the violent episodes are a symptom of inexplicable abilities.

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2017-09-15 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Eili Harboe, Kaya Wilkins

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    expert shooting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    stunning photography
  3. Ranked #3 for
    strictly religious

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4 A Touch of Fever (1993)

The story of two young hustlers, Tatsuro and Shin. They each have a lady friend, and everything seems to work, until the day Shin declares he's in love with Tatsuro.

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1993-09-04 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Yoshihiko Hakamada, Reiko Kataoka

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    washed out
  2. Ranked #2 for
    dreamboat
  3. Ranked #3 for
    embattled character

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5 Collective (2020)

In the aftermath of a tragic fire in a Romanian club, burn victims begin dying in hospitals from wounds that were not life threatening. A team of investigative journalists move into action uncovering the mass corruption of the health system and of the state institutions. Collective follows journalists, whistle blowers, and authorities alike. An immersive and uncompromising look into a dysfunctional system, exposing corruption, propaganda, and manipulation that nowadays affect not only Romania, but societies around the world.

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2020-02-28 | Documentary

Cast

Catalin Tolontan, Mirela Neag

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    clever editing
  2. Ranked #3 for
    unique approach
  3. Ranked #3 for
    compelling narrative

Trailer

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6 Hotel Mumbai (2019)

Mumbai, India, November 26, 2008. While several terrorists spread hatred and death through the city, others attack the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel. Both hotel staff and guests risk their lives, making unthinkable sacrifices to protect themselves and keep everyone safe while help arrives.

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2019-03-14 | Thriller / History

Cast

Dev Patel, Armie Hammer

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    riveting finish
  2. Ranked #2 for
    captivating finish
  3. Ranked #2 for
    highly charging

Trailer

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7 Pandas (2018)

In the mountains of Sichuan, China, a researcher forms a bond with Qian Qian, a panda who is about to experience nature for the first time.

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2018-04-06 | Documentary

Cast

Kristen Bell, Wen Lei Bi

Rating

rating icon 8.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #7 for
    soothing voice
  2. Ranked #8 for
    more expansive
  3. Ranked #18 for
    master of craft director

Trailer

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8 Monos (2019)

On a faraway mountaintop, eight kids with guns watch over a hostage and a conscripted milk cow.

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2019-09-05 | Drama / War

Cast

Moisés Arias, Julianne Nicholson

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    fever dream
  2. Ranked #3 for
    disoriented
  3. Ranked #3 for
    lush green scenery

Trailer

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9 The Salesman (2016)

Forced out of their apartment due to dangerous works on a neighboring building, Emad and Rana move into a new flat in the center of Tehran. An incident linked to the previous tenant will dramatically change the young couple’s life.

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2016-06-24 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Shahab Hosseini, Tarane Alidousti

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gradual beginning
  2. Ranked #3 for
    post-modernism
  3. Ranked #5 for
    slow beginning

Trailer

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10 Sleeping Giant (2015)

A coming-of-age tale that turns on three teenagers who are having a vacation by a lakeside.

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2015-05-14 | Drama / Adventure

Cast

Jackson Martin, Nick Serino

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    flippant
  2. Ranked #2 for
    masterfully capturing
  3. Ranked #3 for
    facetious lines

Trailer

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