Top rated highly intellectual movies that are also sophomoric

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

1 The Reliant (2019)

Economic collapse causes widespread rioting and social unrest, leaving a lovesick 19-year-old girl struggling to care for her siblings in a stretch of woods bordered by lawless anarchy, wondering why a good God would let this happen.

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2019-01-01 | Action / Family

Cast

Eric Roberts, Kevin Sorbo

Rating

rating icon 3.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    downright painful
  2. Ranked #2 for
    cringe-worthy dialogue
  3. Ranked #4 for
    subpar acting

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2 The Ninth Configuration (1980)

Col. Vincent Kane is a military psychiatrist who takes charge of an army mental hospital situated in a secluded castle. Among Kane's many eccentric patients is Capt. Billy Cutshaw, a troubled astronaut in the midst of an existential crisis. Although Kane's own grasp on sanity is questionable, he manages to engage Cutshaw in a series of thoughtful conversations about science and faith that deeply affect the lives of both men.

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1980-02-29 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Stacy Keach, Scott Wilson

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    loony character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    absolutely insane
  3. Ranked #2 for
    completely insane

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3 Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (1991)

Two minor characters from the play "Hamlet" stumble around unaware of their scripted lives and unable to deviate from them.

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1991-02-08 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Gary Oldman, Tim Roth

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cast of minor players
  2. Ranked #1 for
    reasonably intelligent
  3. Ranked #1 for
    peripheral character

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4 Worlds Apart (2015)

Three separate narratives each following a love story between a foreigner and a Greek. Each story represents a different generation falling in love during a time of socioeconomic turmoil that dominates Southern Europe as a whole, only to connect as a single story in the end.

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2015-12-17 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Christoforos Papakaliatis, J.K. Simmons

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    director with unique brand
  2. Ranked #4 for
    discrete plot
  3. Ranked #6 for
    economical

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5 James vs. His Future Self (2019)

When an uptight time-travelling obsessed young scientist is visited by his nihilistic future self, he's told that he needs to give up his dream of becoming the world's first time traveler, or else. But when he won't go along with the plan, it becomes a wicked battle of man versus himself - literally.

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2019-09-17 | Science Fiction / Comedy

Cast

Jonas Chernick, Daniel Stern

Rating

rating icon 5.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    beyond boundaries
  2. Ranked #4 for
    humorous situation
  3. Ranked #6 for
    pitch perfect performance

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6 The Minus Man (1999)

When the quiet and amiable Vann Siegert drifts into town, no one suspects the evil that lies beneath the surface. Despite his easy charm, Vann is merely a reflection of what those he encounters want him to be. As locals start to disappear, it becomes apparent that an eerie subtraction is at work in the sleepy hamlet.

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1999-02-25 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Owen Wilson, Brian Cox

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    instantly likable character
  2. Ranked #4 for
    sustaining suspense
  3. Ranked #6 for
    immensely likable

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7 Hot Rod (2007)

For Rod Kimball, performing stunts is a way of life, even though he is rather accident-prone. Poor Rod cannot even get any respect from his stepfather, Frank, who beats him up in weekly sparring matches. When Frank falls ill, Rod devises his most outrageous stunt yet to raise money for Frank's operation -- and then Rod will kick Frank's butt.

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2007-08-03 | Comedy / Action

Cast

Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    highly amusing
  2. Ranked #3 for
    completely idiotic
  3. Ranked #4 for
    non sequitur

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8 Judas Kiss (2011)

A quirk in time and space gives a failed filmmaker the chance to reshape his destiny when he visits his peculiar alma mater.

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2011-04-01 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Dennis Bateman, Brent Corrigan

Rating

rating icon 5.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    refreshing change
  2. Ranked #6 for
    keeping momentum
  3. Ranked #10 for
    standing ovation

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9 The Tall Man (2012)

When her child goes missing, a mother looks to unravel the legend of the Tall Man, an entity who allegedly abducts children.

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2012-03-19 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Jessica Biel, Jodelle Ferland

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    socially aware character
  2. Ranked #5 for
    sudden turn
  3. Ranked #11 for
    pondering question

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10 Cashback (2006)

After a painful breakup, Ben develops insomnia. To kill time, he starts working the late night shift at the local supermarket, where his artistic imagination runs wild.

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2006-05-09 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Sean Biggerstaff, Emilia Fox

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deep thought
  2. Ranked #2 for
    exotic beauty
  3. Ranked #2 for
    actor of pulchritude

Trailer

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