Top rated morally superior movies that are also finely nuanced

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

1 Buffalo Boy (2005)

Set along the southern coast of Vietnam during the French occupation in the 1940s, water is everywhere, giving life and bringing decay and rot. Kim is 15; his father and step-mother have two buffalo, their lifeline as subsistence rice farmers. During the rainy season, there's no grass and the buffalo are starving. Kim volunteers to take the beasts inland to find food. On this coming-of-age journey, Kim sees men mistreat women, men fight with men, and French taxes rob the poor. He works for Lap, a buffalo herder whose past is entangled with Kim's parents, and he makes friends who will lead him to his place in the world.

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2005-03-23 | Drama

Cast

Kim Long Thach, Thi Kieu Trinh Nguyen

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cinematic artistry
  2. Ranked #4 for
    absolutely enthralling
  3. Ranked #4 for
    lingering in mind

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2 Howards End (1992)

A saga of class relations and changing times in an Edwardian England on the brink of modernity, the film centers on liberal Margaret Schlegel, who, along with her sister Helen, becomes involved with two couples: wealthy, conservative industrialist Henry Wilcox and his wife Ruth, and the downwardly mobile working-class Leonard Bast and his mistress Jackie.

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1992-03-13 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Emma Thompson, Helena Bonham Carter

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    superb acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    great acting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    absolutely marvelous

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3 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
    with aesthetic quality
  3. Ranked #4 for
    shadowy lighting

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4 Gimme Shelter (2013)

After running away from her abusive mother, a streetwise teen seeks refuge with her father, but he rejects her when he learns that she's pregnant.

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2013-10-17 | Drama

Cast

Vanessa Hudgens, Rosario Dawson

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    meaty role
  2. Ranked #3 for
    less developed
  3. Ranked #5 for
    juicy role

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5 The Statement (2003)

The film is set in France in the 1990s, the French were defeated by the Germans early in World War II, an armistice was signed in 1940 which effectively split France into a German occupied part in the North and a semi-independent part in the south which became known as Vichy France. In reality the Vichy government was a puppet regime controlled by the Germans. Part of the agreement was that the Vichy Government would assist with the 'cleansing' of Jews from France. The Vichy government formed a police force called the Milice, who worked with the Germans...

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2003-12-12 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Michael Caine, Tilda Swinton

Rating

rating icon 5.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    famed director
  2. Ranked #3 for
    leap of faith
  3. Ranked #5 for
    morally superior

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6 Himalaya (1999)

As the denizens of a Tibetan village prepare for their arduous annual trek to exchange salt for grain, the community's allegiances are split between aging chieftain Tinle (Thilen Lhondup) and rebellious young Karma (Gurgon Kyap). Tinle tries to maintain his clout and preserve obedience to ancient customs when Karma challenges the old man's power.

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1999-01-01 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Thilen Lhondup, Gurgon Kyap

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    simply breathtaking
  2. Ranked #1 for
    truly breathtaking
  3. Ranked #2 for
    taking breath away

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7 The Duchess (2008)

A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.

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2008-09-05 | Drama / History

Cast

Keira Knightley, Ralph Fiennes

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    loveless character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    ostentatious
  3. Ranked #2 for
    handsomely mounted

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8 Take Shelter (2011)

Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself.

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2011-09-30 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Michael Shannon, Jessica Chastain

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sense of foreboding
  2. Ranked #2 for
    tour de force
  3. Ranked #2 for
    biblical proportion

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9 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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10 Stagecoach (1939)

A group of people traveling on a stagecoach find their journey complicated by the threat of Geronimo, and learn something about each other in the process.

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1939-03-03 | Western / Adventure

Cast

Claire Trevor, John Wayne

Rating

rating icon 7.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #7 for
    westernized
  2. Ranked #7 for
    riding off into sunset
  3. Ranked #11 for
    panoramic shot

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