Top rated highly intellectual movies that are also lightweight

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

1 Spare Parts (2015)

With the help of their high school's newest teacher, four Hispanic students form a robotics club. Although they have no experience, the youths set their sights on a national robotics contest. With $800 and parts scavenged from old cars, they build a robot and compete against reigning champion MIT. Along the way, the students learn not only how to build a robot but something far more important: how to forge bonds that will last a lifetime.

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2015-01-16 | Drama

Cast

Alessandra Rosaldo, George Lopez

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    superb pace
  2. Ranked #4 for
    toned down
  3. Ranked #6 for
    most captivating

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2 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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3 Particle Fever (2013)

As the Large Hadron Collider is about to be launched for the first time, physicists are on the cusp of the greatest scientific discovery of all time -- or perhaps their greatest failure.

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2013-06-14 | Documentary

Cast

Martin Aleksa, Nima Arkani-Hamed

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    advanced
  2. Ranked #1 for
    scientific genius
  3. Ranked #2 for
    piqued

Trailer

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4 Never on Sunday (1960)

An American scholar in Greece sets about improving the prostitute with whom he is infatuated.

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1960-05-24 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Melina Mercouri, Jules Dassin

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    debased
  2. Ranked #3 for
    effervescent character
  3. Ranked #3 for
    lust

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5 The Sword in the Stone (1963)

Wart is a young boy who aspires to be a knight's squire. On a hunting trip he falls in on Merlin, a powerful but amnesiac wizard who has plans for him beyond mere squiredom. He starts by trying to give him an education, believing that once one has an education, one can go anywhere. Needless to say, it doesn't quite work out that way.

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1963-12-25 | Animation / Family

Cast

Sebastian Cabot, Karl Swenson

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    wizardry directing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    destined for greatness
  3. Ranked #6 for
    bad temper

Trailer

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6 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.

Info

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

Trailer

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7 The Edukators (2004)

Three activists cobble together a kidnapping plot after they encounter a businessman in his home.

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2004-10-25 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Daniel Brühl, Julia Jentsch

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    idealism
  2. Ranked #2 for
    liberal view
  3. Ranked #3 for
    youthful character

Trailer

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8 Funny Face (1957)

A shy Greenwich Village book clerk is discovered by a fashion photographer and whisked off to Paris where she becomes a reluctant model.

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1957-02-13 | Music / Comedy

Cast

Audrey Hepburn, Fred Astaire

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    graceful
  2. Ranked #3 for
    redoubtable
  3. Ranked #3 for
    spright

Trailer

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9 Amira & Sam (2014)

Sam, a soldier who had served in Afghanistan and Iraq, meets Amira when he visits her uncle, Bassam, who had served as Sam's Iraqi translator. Bassam and Sam have a special bond due to their time together in the war. Initially Amira does not trust him because he was an American soldier and her brother was killed by a bomb from American troops in the war. Sam's cousin, Charlie, asks Sam to help him with illegal hedge funds unbeknownst to Sam at the time. Amira is staying with her uncle Bassam since her father died. She sells bootlegged films on the street corner but is forced to stay with Sam after getting busted; immigration officials begin pursuing her. As the film progresses, Sam and Amira fall in love.

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2014-05-30 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Martin Starr, Dina Shihabi

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    director with artistic integrity
  2. Ranked #1 for
    pleasantly surprising
  3. Ranked #1 for
    emotionally captivating

Trailer

Amira & Sam trailer
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10 Legally Blonde (2001)

Elle Woods has it all. She's the president of her sorority, a Hawaiian Tropic girl, Miss June in her campus calendar, and, above all, a natural blonde. She dates the cutest fraternity boy on campus and wants nothing more than to be Mrs. Warner Huntington III. But, there's just one thing stopping Warner from popping the question: Elle is too blonde.

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2001-07-13 | Comedy

Cast

Reese Witherspoon, Luke Wilson

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    beautiful blonde
  2. Ranked #1 for
    leggy actress
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sexy blonde

Trailer

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