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Top rated highly improbable movies that are also harsh

Check out today’s highest ranked highly improbable and harsh movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are highly improbable and harsh, 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 Oct 21 2020

1 The Last Castle (2001)

A Court Martialed general rallies together 1200 inmates to rise against the system that put him away.

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2001-10-19 | Action / Drama

Cast

Robert Redford, James Gandolfini

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    highly unlikely
  2. Ranked #1 for
    improbable situation
  3. Ranked #1 for
    respectable

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2 The Grey (2011)

Following a grueling five-week shift at an Alaskan oil refinery, workers led by sharpshooter John Ottway, are flying home for a much-needed vacation. But a brutal storm causes their plane to crash in the frozen wilderness, and only eight men, including Ottway, survive. As they trek southward toward civilization and safety, Ottway and his companions must battle mortal injuries, the icy elements, and a pack of hungry wolves.

Info

2011-12-11 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Liam Neeson, Dermot Mulroney

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    completely unrealistic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    totally unrealistic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unfortunate character

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3 Children of Men (2006)

In 2027, in a chaotic world in which humans can no longer procreate, a former activist agrees to help transport a miraculously pregnant woman to a sanctuary at sea, where her child's birth may help scientists save the future of humankind.

Info

2006-09-22 | Drama / Action

Cast

Clive Owen, Clare-Hope Ashitey

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    futurism
  2. Ranked #1 for
    rampant
  3. Ranked #1 for
    reluctant hero

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4 Snowpiercer (2013)

In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine.

Info

2013-08-01 | Action / Science Fiction

Cast

Chris Evans, Song Kang-ho

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    completely absurd
  2. Ranked #1 for
    downtrodden character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    perpetual

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5 Monster's Ball (2001)

Set in the southern USA, a racist white man, Hank, falls in love with a black woman named Leticia. Ironically, Hank is a prison guard working on Death Row who executed Leticia's husband. Hank and Leticia's inter-racial affair leads to confusion and new ideas for the two unlikely lovers.

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2001-06-07 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Billy Bob Thornton, Halle Berry

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    peachy
  2. Ranked #2 for
    emotionally complex
  3. Ranked #2 for
    somewhat depressing subject

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6 How I Live Now (2013)

An American girl on holiday in the English countryside with her family finds herself in hiding and fighting for her survival as war breaks out.

Info

2013-09-10 | Drama / Action

Cast

Saoirse Ronan, George MacKay

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    beautiful countryside
  2. Ranked #3 for
    irritable character
  3. Ranked #7 for
    bit abrupt

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7 The Road (2009)

A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind and water. It is cold enough to crack stones, and, when the snow falls it is gray. The sky is dark. Their destination is the warmer south, although they don't know what, if anything, awaits them there.

Info

2009-11-25 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Viggo Mortensen, Kodi Smit-McPhee

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    dark and depressing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    somewhat depressing subject
  3. Ranked #1 for
    grim atmosphere

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8 Runaway Train (1985)

A hardened convict and a younger prisoner escape from a brutal prison in the middle of winter only to find themselves on an out-of-control train with a female railway worker while being pursued by the vengeful head of security.

Info

1985-11-15 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Jon Voight, Eric Roberts

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    highly implausible
  2. Ranked #3 for
    ferocious
  3. Ranked #4 for
    mannered performance

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9 House of Sand and Fog (2003)

Behrani, an Iranian immigrant buys a California bungalow, thinking he can fix it up, sell it again, and make enough money to send his son to college. However, the house is the legal property of former drug addict Kathy. After losing the house in an unfair legal dispute with the county, she is left with nowhere to go. Wanting her house back, she hires a lawyer and befriends a police officer. Neither Kathy nor Behrani have broken the law, so they find themselves involved in a difficult moral dilemma.

Info

2003-12-19 | Drama

Cast

Jennifer Connelly, Ben Kingsley

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    wholly unbelievable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    tragic ending
  3. Ranked #1 for
    less sympathetic character

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10 Babel (2006)

Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.

Info

2006-09-08 | Drama

Cast

Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    interrelated story
  2. Ranked #1 for
    loosely connected plot
  3. Ranked #1 for
    interpersonal relation

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