Top rated morally superior movies that are also brutally honest

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

1 Free State of Jones (2016)

In 1863, Mississippi farmer Newt Knight serves as a medic for the Confederate Army. Opposed to slavery, Knight would rather help the wounded than fight the Union. After his nephew dies in battle, Newt returns home to Jones County to safeguard his family but is soon branded an outlaw deserter. Forced to flee, he finds refuge with a group of runaway slaves hiding out in the swamps. Forging an alliance with the slaves and other farmers, Knight leads a rebellion that would forever change history.

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2016-06-24 | Action / Drama

Cast

Matthew McConaughey, Gugu Mbatha-Raw

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slice of history
  2. Ranked #3 for
    like a history lesson
  3. Ranked #4 for
    recreating

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2 Captain Fantastic (2016)

A father living in the forests of the Pacific Northwest with his six young kids tries to assimilate back into society.

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2016-07-02 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Viggo Mortensen, Samantha Isler

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    society in general
  2. Ranked #4 for
    post-modernism
  3. Ranked #5 for
    educated character

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3 Hotel Rwanda (2004)

Inspired by true events, this film takes place in Rwanda in the 1990s when more than a million Tutsis were killed in a genocide that went mostly unnoticed by the rest of the world. Hotel owner Paul Rusesabagina houses over a thousand refuges in his hotel in attempt to save their lives.

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2004-03-04 | Drama / History

Cast

Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo

Rating

rating icon 7.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    with slaughters
  2. Ranked #5 for
    savior
  3. Ranked #5 for
    more powerful

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4 The Souvenir (2019)

A shy but ambitious film student falls into an intense, emotionally fraught relationship with a charismatic but untrustworthy older man.

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2019-05-17 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Honor Swinton Byrne, Tom Burke

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    somewhat tedious
  2. Ranked #1 for
    deadly dull
  3. Ranked #2 for
    soporific

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5 The Connection (2014)

Newly transferred to the bustling port city of Marseille to assist with a crackdown on organized crime, energetic young magistrate Pierre Michel is given a rapid-fire tutorial on the ins and outs of an out-of-control drug trade. Pierre's wildly ambitious mission is to take on the French Connection, a highly organized operation that controls the city's underground heroin economy and is overseen by the notorious —and reputedly untouchable— Gaetan Zampa. Fearless, determined and willing to go the distance, Pierre plunges into an underworld world of insane danger and ruthless criminals.

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2014-12-03 | Action / Crime

Cast

Jean Dujardin, Gilles Lellouche

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    refined character
  2. Ranked #9 for
    washed out look
  3. Ranked #10 for
    showy acting

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6 Ida (2013)

Anna, a young novitiate in 1960s Poland, is on the verge of taking her vows when she discovers a family secret dating back to the years of the German occupation.

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2013-10-25 | Drama

Cast

Agata Trzebuchowska, Agata Kulesza

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    beautifully composed
  2. Ranked #4 for
    shadowy lighting
  3. Ranked #4 for
    with aesthetic quality

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7 Ace in the Hole (1951)

A frustrated former big-city journalist now stuck working for an Albuquerque newspaper exploits a story about a man trapped in a cave to revitalize his career, but the situation quickly escalates into an out-of-control media circus.

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1951-06-29 | Drama

Cast

Kirk Douglas, Jan Sterling

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cynical view
  2. Ranked #3 for
    sardonic dialogue
  3. Ranked #3 for
    crusading

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8 The Whistleblower (2010)

Based on the experiences of Nebraska cop Kathryn Bolkovac (Rachel Weisz) who discovers a deadly sex trafficking ring while serving as a U.N. peacekeeper in post-war Bosnia. Risking her own life to save the lives of others, she uncovers an international conspiracy that is determined to stop her, no matter the cost.

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2010-09-13 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Rachel Weisz, Vanessa Redgrave

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    heavy topic
  2. Ranked #7 for
    act of cruelty
  3. Ranked #9 for
    heinous crime

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9 Grave of the Fireflies (1988)

In the final months of World War II, 14-year-old Seita and his sister Setsuko are orphaned when their mother is killed during an air raid in Kobe, Japan. After a falling out with their aunt, they move into an abandoned bomb shelter. With no surviving relatives and their emergency rations depleted, Seita and Setsuko struggle to survive.

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1988-04-16 | Animation / Drama

Cast

Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi

Rating

rating icon 8.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    tearful
  2. Ranked #2 for
    heart-breaking
  3. Ranked #3 for
    most heartbreaking

Trailer

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10 As If I Am Not There (2010)

A harsh dose of cinematic realism about a harsh time-the Bosnian War of the 1990s-Juanita Wilson's drama is taken from true stories revealed during the International Criminal Tribunal in The Hague. Samira is a modern schoolteacher in Sarajevo who takes a job in a small country village just as the war is beginning to ramp up. When Serbian soldiers overrun the village, shoot the men and keep the women as laborers (the older ones) and sex objects (the younger ones), Samira is subjected to the basest form of treatment imaginable

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2010-07-26 | Drama / War

Cast

Nataša Petrović, Feđa Štukan

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly difficult
  2. Ranked #1 for
    extremely powerful
  3. Ranked #2 for
    morally questionable

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