Top rated morally superior movies that are also more nuanced

Check out today’s highest ranked morally superior and more nuanced movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are morally superior and more nuanced, 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 The Zookeeper's Wife (2017)

The account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the Nazi invasion.

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2017-03-31 | Drama / History

Cast

Jessica Chastain, Daniel Brühl

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #9 for
    self-sacrificing character
  2. Ranked #9 for
    incredibly brave
  3. Ranked #11 for
    noble

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

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4 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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5 The Lords of Salem (2012)

Heidi, a radio DJ, is sent a box containing a record - a "gift from the Lords". The sounds within the grooves trigger flashbacks of her town's violent past. Is Heidi going mad, or are the Lords back to take revenge on Salem, Massachusetts?

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2012-09-10 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Sheri Moon Zombie, Bruce Davison

Rating

rating icon 5.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    striking imagery
  2. Ranked #1 for
    haunting visual
  3. Ranked #1 for
    startling image

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6 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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7 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
    deadly dull
  2. Ranked #1 for
    somewhat tedious
  3. Ranked #2 for
    soporific

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8 Rudy: The Rudy Giuliani Story (2003)

Biographic movie of the witty, overachieving, hot-tempered Rudy Giuliani, spanning from his rising days as a New York district attorney in the early 1980s to his marriage to part-time actress Donna Hanover, to his candidacy for mayor of New York City and his controversial methods to tackle the city's crime and urban problems, as well as his romance with his assistant Cristyne Lategano which lead to the failure of his marriage, to his battle with prostate cancer, all leading up to the terrible day of September 11, 2001 which Guiliani himself narrowly escaped death after suicide terrorists hijacked and crashed two passenger airliners into the twin World Trade Center towers leading to their collapse in which Guiliani's toughness and spirited personality help calm the city's residents to face the chaos on that day which made him a national hero.

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2003-03-30 | Drama / TV Movie

Cast

James Woods, Penelope Ann Miller

Rating

rating icon 3.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    more knowledgeable
  2. Ranked #3 for
    puff piece
  3. Ranked #3 for
    slight miscast

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9 Lemonade Joe (1964)

A satire of the Great American Way, with Lemonade Joe a "clean living" gunfighter who drinks only Kola-Loca Lemonade and convinces everyone else in town (with his gun skills) that all "real men" drink ONLY lemonade!

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1964-10-16 | Comedy / Western

Cast

Karel Fiala, Miloš Kopecký

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    little cheating
  2. Ranked #2 for
    more subtle
  3. Ranked #4 for
    self-parodic cast

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10 The Fog (1980)

Strange things begin to occurs as a tiny California coastal town prepares to commemorate its centenary. Inanimate objects spring eerily to life; Rev. Malone stumbles upon a dark secret about the town's founding; radio announcer Stevie witnesses a mystical fire; and hitchhiker Elizabeth discovers the mutilated corpse of a fisherman. Then a mysterious iridescent fog descends upon the village, and more people start to die.

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1980-02-08 | Horror

Cast

Jamie Lee Curtis, Ty Mitchell

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gloomy atmosphere
  2. Ranked #1 for
    eerie atmosphere
  3. Ranked #1 for
    eerily effective

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