Top rated highly intellectual movies that are also hard

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

1 The House That Jack Built (2018)

Failed architect, engineer and vicious murderer Jack narrates the details of some of his most elaborately orchestrated crimes, each of them a towering piece of art that defines his life's work as a serial killer for twelve years.

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2018-10-04 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Matt Dillon, Bruno Ganz

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    highly disturbing
  2. Ranked #3 for
    not for the faint-hearted
  3. Ranked #4 for
    brutal killing

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2 Bo Burnham: Inside (2021)

Stuck in COVID-19 lockdown, US comedian and musician Bo Burnham attempts to stay sane and happy by writing, shooting and performing a one-man comedy special.

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2021-07-22 | Comedy

Cast

Bo Burnham

Rating

rating icon 8.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    true genius
  2. Ranked #1 for
    magnum opus
  3. Ranked #1 for
    masterwork

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3 Captain Fantastic (2016)

A father living in the forests of the Pacific Northwest with his six young kids tries to assimilate back into society.

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2016-07-02 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Viggo Mortensen, Samantha Isler

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    society in general
  2. Ranked #4 for
    post-modernism
  3. Ranked #5 for
    unloved character

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4 High Life (2018)

A father and his daughter struggle to survive in deep space where they live in isolation.

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2018-09-26 | Science Fiction / Drama

Cast

Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    familiar theme
  2. Ranked #5 for
    painfully slow
  3. Ranked #6 for
    practically non-existent

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High Life trailer
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5 Jellyfish (2019)

In Margate, England, life is not easy for teenager Sarah Taylor, between being bullied at school, being exploited by a dominant boss and having to take care of her depressive mother and her two siblings. But Sarah finds a way to channel her growing despair and fight adversity when her drama teacher gives her a new purpose.

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2019-02-15 | Drama

Cast

Liv Hill, Sinéad Matthews

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    utterly compelling
  2. Ranked #2 for
    ever dependable
  3. Ranked #2 for
    heart-wrenching

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6 I'm Thinking of Ending Things (2020)

Nothing is as it seems when a woman experiencing misgivings about her new boyfriend joins him on a road trip to meet his parents at their remote farm.

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2020-08-28 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Jesse Plemons, Jessie Buckley

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    requiring multiple watches
  2. Ranked #3 for
    totally confusing
  3. Ranked #5 for
    scratching head

Trailer

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7 American Factory (2019)

In post-industrial Ohio, a Chinese billionaire opens a new factory in the husk of an abandoned General Motors plant, hiring two thousand blue-collar Americans. Early days of hope and optimism give way to setbacks as high-tech China clashes with working-class America.

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2019-08-21 | Documentary

Cast

Junming 'Jimmy' Wang, Sherrod Brown

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more efficient
  2. Ranked #1 for
    happy camper
  3. Ranked #2 for
    post-modernism

Trailer

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8 All About Steve (2009)

After one short date, a brilliant crossword constructor decides that a CNN cameraman is her true love. Because the cameraman's job takes him hither and yon, she crisscrosses the country, turning up at media events as she tries to convince him they are perfect for each other.

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2009-09-04 | Comedy

Cast

Sandra Bullock, Thomas Haden Church

Rating

rating icon 4.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    brainy
  2. Ranked #2 for
    idiosyncratic
  3. Ranked #3 for
    misconceived

Trailer

All About Steve trailer
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9 Good Dick (2008)

A fidgety, wisecracking video store clerk develops a fixation on a particularly reclusive customer, a frequent visitor to the pornography section of Cinefile, the video store where he works in Los Angeles. After multiple failures to impress her during their brief daily transactions, he finds her street address in the store's database, drives to her apartment building and initiates an unconventional campaign to win her affections.

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2008-10-03 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Marianna Palka, Jason Ritter

Rating

rating icon 6.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    warped view
  2. Ranked #8 for
    gonzo
  3. Ranked #11 for
    adult theme

Trailer

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10 The Hate U Give (2018)

Raised in a poverty-stricken slum, a 16-year-old girl named Starr now attends a suburban prep school. After she witnesses a police officer shoot her unarmed best friend, she's torn between her two very different worlds as she tries to speak her truth.

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2018-10-19 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Amandla Stenberg, Regina Hall

Rating

rating icon 8.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    complex issue
  2. Ranked #2 for
    hot button
  3. Ranked #2 for
    societal issue

Trailer

The Hate U Give trailer
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