Top rated highly intellectual movies that are also popcorn flick

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

1 Expelled from Paradise (2014)

A.D. 2400, DEVA's central council detects an incident of unauthorized access into their mainframe. Someone on Earth was trying to hack into the system. The only information DEVA was able to retrieve was that hacker referred to themselves as "Frontier Setter." To investigate the mysterious hacker's motives, the high officials of DEVA dispatch system Security Third Officer Angela Balzac to the Earth's surface. Equipped with a prosthetic "material body," Angela attempts to make contact with a local agent Dingo, but what awaited her instead was a swarm of Sandworms now infesting the Earth's surface. Angela intercepts the gruesome pests with her exoskeleton powered suit Arhan.

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2014-11-15 | Action / Animation

Cast

Rie Kugimiya, Shin'ichirō Miki

Rating

rating icon 6.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    watch over and over again
  2. Ranked #4 for
    food for thought
  3. Ranked #4 for
    comely actor

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2 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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Desperate Measures trailer
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3 Total Recall (1990)

Construction worker Douglas Quaid discovers a memory chip in his brain during a virtual-reality trip. He also finds that his past has been invented to conceal a plot of planetary domination. Soon, he's off to Mars to find out who he is and who planted the chip.

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1990-06-01 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rachel Ticotin

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    clever one-liners
  2. Ranked #3 for
    excessively violent
  3. Ranked #4 for
    plenty of action

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4 Do Not Reply (2019)

Chelsea, a high school introvert, is abducted through a social media app and is forced to look like other girls Brad holds captive. Chelsea desperately attempts to persuade them to escape before they all become victims in his virtual reality filmed murders.

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2019-09-29 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Jackson Rathbone, Amanda Arcuri

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    sexy blonde
  2. Ranked #6 for
    source of evil
  3. Ranked #6 for
    statuesque

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Do Not Reply trailer
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5 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
    multileveled
  2. Ranked #1 for
    character with warped mind
  3. Ranked #1 for
    multidimensional character

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Inception trailer
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6 The Night Watchmen (2017)

Three inept night watchmen, aided by a young rookie and a fearless tabloid journalist, fight an epic battle to save their lives. A mistaken warehouse delivery unleashes a horde of hungry vampires, and these unlikely heroes must not only save themselves but also stop the scourge that threatens to take over the city of Baltimore.

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2017-03-04 | Comedy / Horror

Cast

Ken Arnold, Dan DeLuca

Rating

rating icon 5.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    raising a smile
  2. Ranked #1 for
    entertaining enough
  3. Ranked #2 for
    reasonably entertaining

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7 National Treasure (2004)

Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie in secret clues embedded in the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence, and Gates is in a race to find the gold before his enemies do.

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2004-11-19 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Diane Kruger

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    national treasure
  2. Ranked #3 for
    comic relief sidekick
  3. Ranked #5 for
    action-packed adventure

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National Treasure trailer
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8 Minority Report (2002)

John Anderton is a top 'Precrime' cop in the late-21st century, when technology can predict crimes before they're committed. But Anderton becomes the quarry when another investigator targets him for a murder charge.

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2002-06-20 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Tom Cruise, Colin Farrell

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    futuristic technology
  2. Ranked #1 for
    futuristic vision
  3. Ranked #1 for
    vision of future

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Minority Report trailer
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9 Bad Genius (2017)

Lynn, a brilliant student, after helping her friends to get the grades they need, develops the idea of starting a much bigger exam-cheating business.

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2017-05-03 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Chutimon Chuengcharoensukying, Eisaya Hosuwan

Rating

rating icon 8.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    exciting and thrilling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    endlessly entertaining
  3. Ranked #1 for
    thrilling and exciting

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10 Stargate (1994)

An interstellar teleportation device, found in Egypt, leads to a planet with humans resembling ancient Egyptians who worship the god Ra.

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1994-10-27 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Kurt Russell, James Spader

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    clever device
  2. Ranked #8 for
    deus ex machina
  3. Ranked #9 for
    escapist fun

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Stargate trailer
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