Top rated highly intellectual movies that are also flimsy

Check out today’s highest ranked highly intellectual and flimsy movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are highly intellectual and flimsy, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 The Thin Red Line (1998)

The story of a group of men, an Army Rifle company called C-for-Charlie, who change, suffer, and ultimately make essential discoveries about themselves during the fierce World War II battle of Guadalcanal. It follows their journey, from the surprise of an unopposed landing, through the bloody and exhausting battles that follow, to the ultimate departure of those who survived.

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1998-03-05 | Drama / History

Cast

Sean Penn, Adrien Brody

Rating

rating icon 7.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rather thin
  2. Ranked #1 for
    bit thin
  3. Ranked #1 for
    wispy plot

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2 The Machinist (2004)

The Machinist is the story of Trevor Reznik, a lathe-operator who is suffering from insomnia. In a machine shop, occupational hazards are bad enough under normal circumstances; yet for Trevor the risks are compounded by fatigue. Trevor has lost the ability to sleep. This is no ordinary insomnia...

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2004-02-09 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh

Rating

rating icon 7.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    wispy plot
  2. Ranked #2 for
    rather thin
  3. Ranked #3 for
    pretty thin

Trailer

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3 100 Meters (2016)

Based on the incredibly true story of a Spanish man with Multiple Esclorosis who tried to finish an Iron-Man: 3,8km swimming, 180km cycling and 42 running. And he was told that he could not make 100 meters.

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2016-11-04 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Dani Rovira, Alexandra Jiménez

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    peripheral role
  2. Ranked #1 for
    thankless role
  3. Ranked #5 for
    relatively small role

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4 Prodigy (2017)

Jimmy is a committed child psychologist who uses his own playbook, but when he is brought in to work with Ellie, he is completely unprepared for his subject—a 9-year-old psychopathic genius with nothing to lose. As he begins to understand the extent of her capabilities and the fate that has been planned for her, he struggles to overcome her defenses before it is too late for them both.

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2017-03-04 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Richard Neill, Savannah Liles

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    super genius
  2. Ranked #2 for
    stilted acting
  3. Ranked #3 for
    flimsy premise

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5 Chopin: Desire for Love (2002)

The biography of world famous Polish composer Fryderyk Chopin.

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2002-03-01 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Piotr Adamczyk, Danuta Stenka

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    thorny
  2. Ranked #7 for
    gaiety
  3. Ranked #13 for
    somewhat tedious

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6 Last Call (2002)

Renowned writer F. Scott Fitzgerald is living the last months of his life with his youthful secretary, confidant, and protégé who later wrote a memoir of their time together.

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2002-05-25 | Drama

Cast

Jeremy Irons, Neve Campbell

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    literary genius
  2. Ranked #9 for
    lustrous
  3. Ranked #10 for
    expert writing

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7 Magic in the Moonlight (2014)

Set in the 1920s French Riviera, a master magician is commissioned to try and expose a psychic as a fraud.

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2014-07-25 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Colin Firth, Emma Stone

Rating

rating icon 6.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mystic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    airy
  3. Ranked #2 for
    cynical view

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8 After the Dark (2013)

At an international school in Jakarta, a philosophy teacher challenges his class of twenty graduating seniors to choose which ten of them would take shelter underground and reboot the human race in the event of a nuclear apocalypse.

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2013-07-06 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

James D'Arcy, Sophie Lowe

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    wild-card actor
  2. Ranked #1 for
    internal logic
  3. Ranked #2 for
    philosophical insight

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9 Desperate Measures (1998)

San Francisco police officer Frank Connor is in a frantic search for a compatible bone marrow donor for his gravely ill son. There's only one catch the potential donor is convicted multiple murderer Peter McCabe who sees a trip to the hospital as the perfect opportunity to get what he wants most: freedom. With McCabe's escape, the entire hospital becomes a battleground and Connor must pursue and, ironically, protect the deadly fugitive who is his son's only hope for survival.

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1998-01-30 | Action / Drama

Cast

Michael Keaton, Andy García

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    too far-fetched
  2. Ranked #3 for
    ridiculously over the top
  3. Ranked #4 for
    far fetched

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10 Tabernacle 101 (2019)

It is about two Atheists who run a video blog debunking Psychics, Mediums and religious beliefs. However, a death experiment goes totally wrong and as a result they attract evil entities that stalk and haunt them.

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2019-08-30 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Kristy Brooks

Rating

rating icon 2.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    cleverly put together
  2. Ranked #6 for
    rewatchable
  3. Ranked #8 for
    cheap-looking

Trailer

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