Top rated languorous movies that are also socially conscious

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

1 No One Killed Jessica (2011)

The true story of model Jessica Lall who was shot dead in a restaurant and the campaign to bring her killer to justice.

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2011-01-07 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Rani Mukerji, Vidya Balan

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    sitting front-row
  2. Ranked #6 for
    miscarriage of justice
  3. Ranked #8 for
    challenging role

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2 La Ciénaga (2001)

Mecha and Gregorio are at their rundown country place near La Ciénaga with their teen children. It's hot. The adults drink constantly; Mecha cuts herself, engendering a trip to the hospital and a visit from her son José. A cousin, Tali, brings her children. The kids are on their own, sunbathing by the filthy pool, dancing in town, running in the hills with shotguns, driving cars without licenses. One of the teen girls loves Isabel, a family servant constantly accused of stealing. Mother and son, son and sisters, teen and Isabel are in each other's beds and bathrooms with a creepy intimacy. With no adults paying attention, who's at risk?

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2001-04-12 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Mercedes Morán, Graciela Borges

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    little fast
  2. Ranked #3 for
    undeniably entertaining
  3. Ranked #4 for
    visionary director

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3 Kansas City (1996)

Robert Altman's story is a riff on race, class, and power cross-cuts between the two kidnappings and the background of corrupt politics and virtuoso jazz music. It all takes place in Kansas City in 1934.

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1996-08-16 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Jennifer Jason Leigh, Miranda Richardson

Rating

rating icon 6.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    improvisational style
  2. Ranked #2 for
    vivid depiction
  3. Ranked #5 for
    worth price of admission

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4 If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)

After her fiance is falsely imprisoned, a pregnant African-American woman sets out to clear his name and prove his innocence.

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2018-12-14 | Romance / Drama

Cast

KiKi Layne, Stephan James

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    soulful acting
  2. Ranked #3 for
    masterful story
  3. Ranked #3 for
    languid pace

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5 Newton (2017)

A government clerk on election duty in a conflict-ridden jungle of Central India tries his best to conduct free and fair voting despite the apathy of security forces and the looming fear of guerrilla attacks by communist rebels.

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2017-04-24 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Rajkummar Rao, Pankaj Tripathi

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    principled
  2. Ranked #3 for
    idealism
  3. Ranked #6 for
    duty-bound character

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6 A Fortunate Man (2018)

On his quest for happiness, Per decides to leave Jutland and an upbringing in a strict religious home. He runs from his family and his patriarch father, and sets sail towards Copenhagen to become an engineer. Parallel to his studies, he works on a visionary energy project based on wind and wave energy, a project so much ahead of its time, that professors consider him insane and far too self-confident. However, Per’s project becomes a success and he marries the beautiful Jakobe who is a part of a wealthy Jewish family. One would imagine that Per’s happiness now is made. But Per’s childhood keeps haunting him and his dogmatic family cannot accept his new life. Despite his luck and success, Per is unable to fully cut the strings to his strict religious background, and he now fears that he will repeat his father’s patriarchist behavior.

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2018-08-30 | Drama

Cast

Esben Smed, Katrine Greis-Rosenthal

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    little disconcerting
  2. Ranked #4 for
    bit wooden
  3. Ranked #4 for
    languorous

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7 Best of Enemies (2015)

A documentary about the legendary series of nationally televised debates in 1968 between two great public intellectuals, the liberal Gore Vidal and the conservative William F. Buckley Jr. Intended as commentary on the issues of their day, these vitriolic and explosive encounters came to define the modern era of public discourse in the media, marking the big bang moment of our contemporary media landscape when spectacle trumped content and argument replaced substance. Best of Enemies delves into the entangled biographies of these two great thinkers, and luxuriates in the language and the theater of their debates, begging the question, "What has television done to the way we discuss politics in our democracy today?"

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2015-07-31 | Documentary / History

Cast

Gore Vidal, William F. Buckley

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for political discussion
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for philosophical debate
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for political debate

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8 Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)

A depressed musician reunites with his lover in the desolate streets of Detroit. Though their romance has endured several centuries, it is tested by the arrival of her capricious and unpredictable younger sister.

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2013-12-12 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Tom Hiddleston, Tilda Swinton

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    languorous
  2. Ranked #1 for
    melancholy mood
  3. Ranked #2 for
    languid pace

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9 Article 15 (2019)

A young IPS officer’s new posting in rural India has him confronting caste disparities and uncomfortable truths in the face of a gruesome crime. When three girls go missing in the fictional village of Lalgaon, two of them are found dead and there is no trace of the third one. Where is she and who is responsible for this heinous act?

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2019-05-28 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Ayushmann Khurrana, Isha Talwar

Rating

rating icon 7.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    packing a punch
  2. Ranked #1 for
    hot topic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    harsh truth

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10 Black Friday (2004)

Bombs tear through Bombay, wreaking havoc and polarising the citizens. With perpetrators at large, the state launches a massive drive to unmask the truth behind these events.

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2004-08-13 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Kay Kay Menon, Pavan Malhotra

Rating

rating icon 7.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    rigorous directing
  2. Ranked #3 for
    emotionally gripping
  3. Ranked #5 for
    detailed account

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