Top rated highly intellectual movies that are also good

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

1 Inside Out (2015)

Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it's no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Riley's guiding emotions— Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness—live in Headquarters, the control centre inside Riley's mind, where they help advise her through everyday life and tries to keep things positive, but the emotions conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house and school.

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2015-06-09 | Animation / Family

Cast

Amy Poehler, Phyllis Smith

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    inside the head
  2. Ranked #2 for
    sheerly joyful
  3. Ranked #2 for
    creative directing

Trailer

Inside Out trailer
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2 Soul (2020)

Joe Gardner is a middle school teacher with a love for jazz music. After a successful gig at the Half Note Club, he suddenly gets into an accident that separates his soul from his body and is transported to the You Seminar, a center in which souls develop and gain passions before being transported to a newborn child. Joe must enlist help from the other souls-in-training, like 22, a soul who has spent eons in the You Seminar, in order to get back to Earth.

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2020-12-25 | Family / Animation

Cast

Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey

Rating

rating icon 8.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    existential theme
  2. Ranked #3 for
    soulful music
  3. Ranked #3 for
    underlying theme

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3 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
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    masterful story
  2. Ranked #2 for
    with large gap
  3. Ranked #2 for
    overrated

Trailer

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4 Annie Hall (1977)

New York comedian Alvy Singer falls in love with the ditsy Annie Hall.

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1977-04-19 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Woody Allen, Diane Keaton

Rating

rating icon 7.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    innovative technique
  2. Ranked #4 for
    pessimistic view
  3. Ranked #4 for
    fidgety

Trailer

Annie Hall trailer
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5 Ran (1985)

With Ran, legendary director Akira Kurosawa reimagines Shakespeare's King Lear as a singular historical epic set in sixteenth-century Japan. Majestic in scope, the film is Kurosawa's late-life masterpiece, a profound examination of the folly of war and the crumbling of one family under the weight of betrayal, greed, and the insatiable thirst for power.

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1985-06-01 | Action / Drama

Cast

Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao

Rating

rating icon 8.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    epic feeling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    truly epic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    epic scope

Trailer

Ran trailer
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6 The Social Network (2010)

In 2003, Harvard undergrad Mark Zuckerberg creates a social networking site called Facebook with the help of his friend Eduardo Saverin. Though it turns out to be a successful venture, he severs ties with several people along the way.

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2010-10-01 | Drama

Cast

Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    smart and witty dialogue
  2. Ranked #6 for
    rapid fire dialogue
  3. Ranked #7 for
    quick-fire dialogue

Trailer

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7 Sideways (2004)

Two middle-aged men embark on a spiritual journey through Californian wine country. One is an unpublished novelist suffering from depression, and the other is only days away from walking down the aisle.

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2004-10-22 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Paul Giamatti, Thomas Haden Church

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    mopey
  2. Ranked #4 for
    for watching with a drink
  3. Ranked #6 for
    perfect casting

Trailer

Sideways trailer
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8 Arrival (2016)

Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.

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2016-11-10 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner

Rating

rating icon 7.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    intelligent and thoughtful character
  2. Ranked #5 for
    thought-provoking question
  3. Ranked #6 for
    highly intellectual

Trailer

Arrival trailer
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9 Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019)

On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the eighteenth century, a female painter is obliged to paint a wedding portrait of a young woman.

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2019-06-17 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Noémie Merlant, Adèle Haenel

Rating

rating icon 8.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    exquisitely beautiful
  2. Ranked #1 for
    compelling portrayal
  3. Ranked #1 for
    intimate portrayal

Trailer

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10 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, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Rating

rating icon 8.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    character with warped mind
  2. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly complex
  3. Ranked #1 for
    multileveled

Trailer

Inception trailer
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