Top rated highly intellectual movies that are also up to par

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

1 King and Country (1964)

During World War I, Army Private Arthur James Hamp is accused of desertion during battle. The officer assigned to defend him at his court-martial, Captain Hargreaves, finds out there is more to the case than meets the eye.

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1964-09-05 | War / Drama

Cast

Dirk Bogarde, Tom Courtenay

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unrelenting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    unrelieved
  3. Ranked #6 for
    theatrical acting

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2 Listening (2015)

For years, we have tried to harness the power of the human mind… and failed. Now, one breakthrough will change everything. Beyond technology. Beyond humanity. Beyond control. David, Ryan, and Jordan hope the telepathy invention will solve all their problems, but the bleeding-edge technology opens a Pandora’s box of new dangers, as the team discovers that when they open their minds, there is nowhere to hide their thoughts.

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2015-09-11 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Thomas Stroppel, Artie Ahr

Rating

rating icon 5.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for intellectual exercise
  2. Ranked #2 for
    interesting concept
  3. Ranked #2 for
    moral question

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3 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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4 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
    destined for greatness
  2. Ranked #2 for
    wizardry directing
  3. Ranked #6 for
    particularly memorable

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5 Prodigy (2017)

Jimmy is a committed child psychologist who uses his own playbook, but when he is brought in to work with Ellie, he is completely unprepared for his subject—a 9-year-old psychopathic genius with nothing to lose. As he begins to understand the extent of her capabilities and the fate that has been planned for her, he struggles to overcome her defenses before it is too late for them both.

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2017-03-04 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Richard Neill, Savannah Liles

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    super genius
  2. Ranked #2 for
    stilted acting
  3. Ranked #3 for
    lack of authenticity

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6 Broil (2020)

A listless grand-daughter, Chance Sinclair, is sentenced to live with her draconian grand-father, August after a violent incident at school and begins to question the source of her families immense wealth and power. When Chance's scheming Mom, June hires a troubled chef Sydney to poison August, the family's monstrous secrets are revealed over the course of one bloody night. Every soul is up for grabs as The Sinclair Family Games Night gets underway and Chance learns that being a part of this family is a blood-in, blood-out proposition.

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2020-10-13 | Fantasy / Horror

Cast

Avery Konrad, Jonathan Lipnicki

Rating

rating icon 4.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    watching thrice
  2. Ranked #2 for
    boisterous
  3. Ranked #5 for
    rough draft

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7 The Gang of Oss (2011)

Johanna wants to change her life and quit the criminal gangs of the town of Oss in the 1930s. The harder she tries, the more she is involved.

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2011-09-29 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Sylvia Hoeks, Marcel Musters

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    accurate picture
  2. Ranked #6 for
    mosaic narrative
  3. Ranked #8 for
    historically accurate

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8 Infinity Baby (2017)

Owing to a genetic mix-up involving stem cell research, the recently founded company Infinity Baby is able to offer a service for aspiring parents who never want to leave the baby bubble — infants that do not age.

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2017-03-11 | Comedy

Cast

Kieran Culkin, Trieste Kelly Dunn

Rating

rating icon 6.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    wonderful script
  2. Ranked #9 for
    skilled actor
  3. Ranked #13 for
    virtually unknown cast

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9 I Am Mother (2019)

A teenage girl is raised underground by a robot "Mother", designed to repopulate the earth following an extinction event. But their unique bond is threatened when an inexplicable stranger arrives with alarming news.

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2019-06-07 | Science Fiction / Thriller

Cast

Clara Rugaard, Hilary Swank

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    thought-provoking question
  2. Ranked #4 for
    ethical question
  3. Ranked #5 for
    philosophical question

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10 Joseph (2018)

Joseph is a retired police officer with adept investigative skills. He accidentally gets involved in a crime case after his ex-wife’s unexpected demise.

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2018-11-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Joju George, Irshad Ali

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    excellent supporting cast
  2. Ranked #2 for
    playing to perfection
  3. Ranked #2 for
    more appealing

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