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Top rated highly improbable movies that are also lean

Check out today’s highest ranked highly improbable and lean movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are highly improbable and lean, 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 Casino Royale (2006)

Le Chiffre, a banker to the world's terrorists, is scheduled to participate in a high-stakes poker game in Montenegro, where he intends to use his winnings to establish his financial grip on the terrorist market. M sends Bond—on his maiden mission as a 00 Agent—to attend this game and prevent Le Chiffre from winning. With the help of Vesper Lynd and Felix Leiter, Bond enters the most important poker game in his already dangerous career.

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2006-11-14 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Daniel Craig, Eva Green

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more polished
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unpolished production
  3. Ranked #1 for
    reinvention

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2 Olympus Has Fallen (2013)

When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national security team scrambles to respond, they are forced to rely on Banning's inside knowledge to help retake the White House, save the President and avert an even bigger disaster.

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2013-03-20 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    popcorn flick
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unlikely scenario
  3. Ranked #1 for
    highly unrealistic

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3 Colombiana (2011)

After witnessing her parents’ murder as a child in Bogota, Cataleya Restrepo grows up to be a stone-cold assassin. She works for her uncle as a hitman by day, but her personal time is spent engaging in vigilante murders that she hopes will lead her to her ultimate target: the mobster responsible for her parents' death.

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2011-07-27 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Zoe Saldana, Cliff Curtis

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lithe acting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    ridiculously over the top
  3. Ranked #4 for
    too convenient

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4 Sahara (2005)

Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer and his wisecracking buddy. But when these two cross paths with a beautiful doctor, they find themselves on the ultimate treasure hunt.

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2005-04-06 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Matthew McConaughey, Penélope Cruz

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    enjoyable nonetheless
  2. Ranked #1 for
    straining credibility
  3. Ranked #1 for
    comic relief sidekick

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5 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.

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2010-02-12 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    subtle directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    atypical role
  3. Ranked #2 for
    top flight

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6 Quantum of Solace (2008)

Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate Mr. White, who reveals that the organization that blackmailed Vesper is far more complex and dangerous than anyone had imagined.

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2008-10-31 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Daniel Craig, Olga Kurylenko

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rapid fire editing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    bit thin
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fast editing

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7 Live Free or Die Hard (2007)

John McClane is back and badder than ever, and this time he's working for Homeland Security. He calls on the services of a young hacker in his bid to stop a ring of Internet terrorists intent on taking control of America's computer infrastructure.

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2007-06-20 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Bruce Willis, Justin Long

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sarcastic lines
  2. Ranked #1 for
    smart-ass
  3. Ranked #1 for
    wisecrack

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8 xXx (2002)

Xander Cage is your standard adrenaline junkie with no fear and a lousy attitude. When the US Government "recruits" him to go on a mission, he's not exactly thrilled. His mission: to gather information on an organization that may just be planning the destruction of the world, led by the nihilistic Yorgi.

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2002-08-09 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Vin Diesel, Asia Argento

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    brainless entertainment
  2. Ranked #1 for
    brain candy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    mindless fun

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9 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
    non-stop action
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most versatile director
  3. Ranked #1 for
    loud explosion

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10 Along Came a Spider (2001)

When a teacher kidnaps a girl from a prestigious school, homicide detective, Alex Cross takes the case and teams up with young security agent, Jezzie Flannigan in hope of finding the girl and stopping the brutal psychopath.

Info

2001-04-06 | Crime / Mystery

Cast

Morgan Freeman, Monica Potter

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    genuine surprise
  2. Ranked #2 for
    implausible situation
  3. Ranked #4 for
    neat twist

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