Top rated highly intellectual movies that are also potent

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

1 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.

Info

2018-10-19 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Amandla Stenberg, Regina Hall

Rating

rating icon 8.3
More Info

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
play button

2 13th (2016)

An in-depth look at the prison system in the United States and how it reveals the nation's history of racial inequality.

Info

2016-10-07 | Documentary

Cast

Jelani Cobb, Angela Davis

Rating

rating icon 8.0
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    disproportionate
  2. Ranked #3 for
    depicting social justice
  3. Ranked #8 for
    highly questionable

Trailer

13th trailer
play button

3 Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)

In 1947, four German judges who served on the bench during the Nazi regime face a military tribunal to answer charges of crimes against humanity. Chief Justice Haywood hears evidence and testimony not only from lead defendant Ernst Janning and his defense attorney Hans Rolfe, but also from the widow of a Nazi general, an idealistic U.S. Army captain and reluctant witness Irene Wallner.

Info

1961-12-18 | Drama / History

Cast

Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster

Rating

rating icon 8.1
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    for deliberation
  2. Ranked #3 for
    flawless performance
  3. Ranked #4 for
    fundamental question

Trailer

Judgment at Nuremberg trailer
play button

4 Haider (2014)

A young man returns to Kashmir after his father's disappearance to confront his uncle - the man he suspects to have a role in his father's fate.

Info

2014-10-02 | Action / Drama

Cast

Shahid Kapoor, Tabu

Rating

rating icon 7.1
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    par excellence
  2. Ranked #3 for
    masterstroke
  3. Ranked #6 for
    stroke of genius

Trailer

Haider trailer
play button
download maimovie
Download
Maimovie Now

to discover other
106,596 similar movies

5 Pink (2016)

A sexual assault victim, unjustly tried for the attempted murder of her attacker, is defended by a retired lawyer who challenges India's rape culture.

Info

2016-09-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Amitabh Bachchan, Taapsee Pannu

Rating

rating icon 7.5
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    highly questionable
  2. Ranked #6 for
    society in general
  3. Ranked #8 for
    tunnel vision

Trailer

Pink trailer
play button

6 Les Misérables (2019)

Inspired by the 2005 riots in Paris, Stéphane, a recent transplant to the impoverished suburb of Montfermeil, joins the local anti-crime squad. Working alongside his unscrupulous colleagues Chris and Gwada, Stéphane struggles to maintain order amidst the mounting tensions between local gangs. When an arrest turns unexpectedly violent, the three officers must reckon with the aftermath and keep the neighborhood from spiraling out of control.

Info

2019-11-14 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Damien Bonnard, Alexis Manenti

Rating

rating icon 7.7
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    highly charging
  2. Ranked #3 for
    volatile character
  3. Ranked #4 for
    rougher

Trailer

Les Misérables trailer
play button

7 I Am Not Your Negro (2017)

Working from the text of James Baldwin’s unfinished final novel, director Raoul Peck creates a meditation on what it means to be Black in the United States.

Info

2017-02-03 | Documentary

Cast

Samuel L. Jackson, James Baldwin

Rating

rating icon 7.8
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sonorous voice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    articulate
  3. Ranked #3 for
    unfinished

Trailer

I Am Not Your Negro trailer
play button

8 Court (2015)

A sewerage worker's dead body is found inside a manhole in Mumbai. An ageing folk singer is tried in court on charges of abetment of suicide. He is accused of performing an inflammatory song which might have incited the worker to commit the act. As the trial unfolds, the personal lives of the lawyers and the judge involved in the case are observed outside the court.

Info

2015-03-19 | Drama

Cast

Usha Bane, Vivek Gomber

Rating

rating icon 7.0
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    depicting social justice
  2. Ranked #3 for
    ingraining
  3. Ranked #6 for
    evoking

Trailer

Court trailer
play button

9 Hannah Gadsby: Nanette (2018)

The Australian comedian Hannah Gadsby is taking an anti-comedy stance in her newest special.

Info

2018-06-19 | Comedy

Cast

Hannah Gadsby

Rating

rating icon 8.2
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    self-deprecating character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    incisive
  3. Ranked #4 for
    fumed

Trailer

Hannah Gadsby: Nanette trailer
play button

10 Blackfish (2013)

Notorious killer whale Tilikum is responsible for the deaths of three individuals, including a top killer whale trainer. Blackfish shows the sometimes devastating consequences of keeping such intelligent and sentient creatures in captivity.

Info

2013-06-07 | Documentary

Cast

Dean Gomersall, Samantha Berg

Rating

rating icon 7.9
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    source of entertainment
  2. Ranked #3 for
    masterfully capturing
  3. Ranked #4 for
    eye-opening

Trailer

Blackfish trailer
play button

FAQ

According to the review analysis on Maimovie, movies in Top rated highly intellectual movies that are also potent list are rated as immensely powerful, forceful, depicting social justice, law abiding character, social problem, extremely powerful, prejudiced, for deliberation, still resonating, social issue.
We collect all existing reviews on the web for all movies and proceed machine learning to calculate the A.I. ranking. It ranks the movies while automatically updating new information every week.
Using Taste search, Maimovie provides a unique system which helps you search for specific results through phrases that are collected from movie reviews and information from various movie databases. You can look for movies with phrases such as “adrenaline pumping movies” or “unexpected plot twist of all time.” The Maimovie application’s database covers movie information from all 540K+ movies and connects you to all 74+ available streaming services.