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Top rated highly improbable movies that are also instant classic

Check out today’s highest ranked highly improbable and instant classic movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are highly improbable and instant classic, 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 African Queen (1952)

At the start of the First World War, in the middle of Africa’s nowhere, a gin soaked riverboat captain is persuaded by a strong-willed missionary to go down river and face-off a German warship.

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1952-01-07 | Adventure / Romance

Cast

Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    rougher
  2. Ranked #2 for
    high-minded
  3. Ranked #2 for
    screen legend

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2 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
    wholly believable acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    thoroughly believable acting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    doomy and gloomy

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3 Inception (2010)

Cobb, a skilled thief who commits corporate espionage by infiltrating the subconscious of his targets is offered a chance to regain his old life as payment for a task considered to be impossible: "inception", the implantation of another person's idea into a target's subconscious.

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2010-07-15 | Action / Science Fiction

Cast

Leonardo DiCaprio, Ken Watanabe

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    original and creative directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    boundless
  3. Ranked #1 for
    mapped out

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4 Parasite (2019)

All unemployed, Ki-taek's family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks for their livelihood until they get entangled in an unexpected incident.

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2019-05-30 | Comedy / Thriller

Cast

Song Kang-ho, Lee Sun-kyun

Rating

rating icon 8.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    masterful directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    consistent tone
  3. Ranked #1 for
    crafty

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5 The Dark Knight (2008)

Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as the Joker.

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2008-07-16 | Drama / Action

Cast

Christian Bale, Heath Ledger

Rating

rating icon 8.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    above and beyond
  2. Ranked #1 for
    stellar
  3. Ranked #1 for
    nearly flawless

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6 Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)

When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfill his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against time, hunted by assassins while trying to prevent a global catastrophe.

Info

2018-07-13 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Tom Cruise, Henry Cavill

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    pulse-pounding
  2. Ranked #1 for
    white-knuckled
  3. Ranked #1 for
    high-octane

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7 Con Air (1997)

When the government puts all its rotten criminal eggs in one airborne basket, it's asking for trouble. Before you can say, "Pass the barf bag," the crooks control the plane, led by creepy Cyrus "The Virus" Grissom. Watching his every move is the just-released Cameron Poe, who'd rather reunite with his family.

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1997-06-05 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Nicolas Cage, John Cusack

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most versatile director
  2. Ranked #1 for
    loud explosion
  3. Ranked #1 for
    psycho

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8 War Horse (2011)

Follows a young man named Albert and his horse, Joey, and how their bond is broken when Joey is sold to the cavalry and sent to the trenches of World War One. Despite being too young to enlist, Albert heads to France to save his friend.

Info

2011-12-25 | Drama / War

Cast

Jeremy Irvine, Tom Hiddleston

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sentimental
  2. Ranked #1 for
    overly cheesy
  3. Ranked #2 for
    emotive

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9 The Ghost Writer (2010)

A writer stumbles upon a long-hidden secret when he agrees to help former British Prime Minister Adam Lang complete his memoirs on a remote island after the politician's assistant drowns in a mysterious accident.

Info

2010-02-12 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    atypical role
  2. Ranked #1 for
    subtle directing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    distinctive directing

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10 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
    perpetual
  2. Ranked #1 for
    completely absurd
  3. Ranked #1 for
    stretched imagination

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