Top rated mean and nasty movies that are also fairly faithful to book

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

1 Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical (2022)

An extraordinary young girl discovers her superpower and summons the remarkable courage, against all odds, to help others change their stories, whilst also taking charge of her own destiny. Standing up for what's right, she's met with miraculous results.

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2022-11-25 | Family / Comedy

Cast

Alisha Weir, Emma Thompson

Rating

rating icon 6.788
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    naughty boy
  2. Ranked #2 for
    blast finish
  3. Ranked #2 for
    suitable for children

Trailer

Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical trailer
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2 Pinocchio (2019)

In this live-action adaptation of the beloved fairytale, old woodcarver Geppetto fashions a wooden puppet, Pinocchio, who magically comes to life. Pinocchio longs for adventure and is easily led astray, encountering magical beasts, fantastical spectacles, while making friends and foes along his journey. However, his dream is to become a real boy, which can only come true if he finally changes his ways.

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2019-12-19 | Drama / Family

Cast

Federico Ielapi, Roberto Benigni

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mischievous
  2. Ranked #1 for
    reasonably faithful
  3. Ranked #1 for
    visual treat

Trailer

Pinocchio trailer
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3 The School for Good and Evil (2022)

Best friends Sophie and Agatha navigate an enchanted school for young heroes and villains — and find themselves on opposing sides of the battle between good and evil.

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2022-10-19 | Fantasy / Comedy

Cast

Sofia Wylie, Sophia Anne Caruso

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    eye candy visual
  2. Ranked #1 for
    like Harry Potter
  3. Ranked #1 for
    evil character

Trailer

The School for Good and Evil trailer
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4 The Boys in the Band (2020)

At a birthday party in 1968 New York, a surprise guest and a drunken game leave seven gay friends reckoning with unspoken feelings and buried truths.

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2020-09-30 | Drama

Cast

Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    weak link in cast
  2. Ranked #2 for
    inflecting voice
  3. Ranked #2 for
    masochistic character

Trailer

The Boys in the Band trailer
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5 FX's A Christmas Carol (2019)

London, 1843. Ebenezer Scrooge, a bitter old man, despises the Christmas holiday. Over the course of Christmas Eve night he is visited by three ghosts to show him his past, present and future.

Info

2019-12-19 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Guy Pearce, Andy Serkis

Rating

rating icon 7.025
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    faithful rendition
  2. Ranked #1 for
    timeless
  3. Ranked #1 for
    darkest

Trailer

FX's A Christmas Carol trailer
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6 Mr. Malcolm's List (2022)

When she fails to meet an item on his list of requirements for a bride, Julia Thistlewaite is jilted by London’s most eligible bachelor, Mr. Malcolm. Feeling humiliated and determined to exact revenge, she convinces her friend Selina Dalton to play the role of his ideal match. Soon, Mr. Malcolm wonders whether he’s found the perfect woman...or the perfect hoax.

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2022-07-01 | Romance / Comedy

Cast

Freida Pinto, Sope Dirisu

Rating

rating icon 6.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    superb cast
  2. Ranked #2 for
    diverse casting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    Period Drama

Trailer

Mr. Malcolm's List trailer
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7 Emma. (2020)

In 1800s England, a well-meaning but selfish young woman meddles in the love lives of her friends.

Info

2020-02-13 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Anya Taylor-Joy, Johnny Flynn

Rating

rating icon 7.046
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    beautifully designed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    Period Drama
  3. Ranked #1 for
    pleasing

Trailer

Emma. trailer
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8 Cruella (2021)

In 1970s London amidst the punk rock revolution, a young grifter named Estella is determined to make a name for herself with her designs. She befriends a pair of young thieves who appreciate her appetite for mischief, and together they are able to build a life for themselves on the London streets. One day, Estella’s flair for fashion catches the eye of the Baroness von Hellman, a fashion legend who is devastatingly chic and terrifyingly haute. But their relationship sets in motion a course of events and revelations that will cause Estella to embrace her wicked side and become the raucous, fashionable and revenge-bent Cruella.

Info

2021-05-26 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Emma Stone, Emma Thompson

Rating

rating icon 8.019
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    icing on cake
  2. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely fantastic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    despicable villain

Trailer

Cruella trailer
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9 Cinderella (2021)

Cinderella, an orphaned girl with an evil stepmother, has big dreams and with the help of her Fabulous Godmother, she perseveres to make them come true.

Info

2021-09-03 | Fantasy / Romance

Cast

Camila Cabello, Nicholas Galitzine

Rating

rating icon 6.382
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fresh take
  2. Ranked #1 for
    off-key acting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    knight in shining armor

Trailer

Cinderella trailer
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10 Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris (2022)

A 1950s London cleaning lady falls in love with an haute couture dress by Christian Dior and decides to gamble everything for the sake of this folly.

Info

2022-07-15 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Lesley Manville, Isabelle Huppert

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    warmhearted character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    delightful
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sweet and charming

Trailer

Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris trailer
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