Top rated morally superior movies that are also scaled back

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

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

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2 Brave New Land (2000)

Diogo is a cartographer and artist who is encharged to set the new frontiers of Portuguese Colonies in South America. When he reaches the center of the continent, finds apparently nothing but wilderness and ‘uncivilized’ natives with strange ways of living. But Captain Pedro, the rude scout who guides him through the jungle, involves Diogo in an involuntary act of violence which will tie him in an unusual way to that far away country. At the same time, the Portuguese colonists are trying to make peace with Guaicuru Indians (one of the few natives with horse-riding abilities). But peace doesn’t ever have a low price.

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2000-09-07 | History / War

Cast

Diogo Infante, Floriano Peixoto

Rating

rating icon 4.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #7 for
    high art
  2. Ranked #9 for
    less sympathetic character
  3. Ranked #10 for
    morally superior

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3 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
    haunting visual
  2. Ranked #1 for
    vivid imagery
  3. Ranked #1 for
    striking imagery

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4 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)

A documentary about the Enron corporation, its faulty and corrupt business practices, and how they led to its fall.

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2005-04-22 | Documentary

Cast

Peter Coyote, John Beard

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    eventual downfall
  2. Ranked #3 for
    so ingrained
  3. Ranked #3 for
    falling from grace

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5 Lawless (2012)

Set in the Depression-era Franklin County, Virginia, a bootlegging gang is threatened by authorities who want a cut of their profits.

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2012-08-29 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Shia LaBeouf, Tom Hardy

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    outside the laws
  2. Ranked #3 for
    good ole boy
  3. Ranked #4 for
    gruesome violence

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6 The Beguiled (2017)

During the Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school, young women take in an injured enemy soldier. As they provide refuge and tend to his wounds, the house is taken over with sexual tension and dangerous rivalries, and taboos are broken in an unexpected turn of events.

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2017-06-23 | Drama

Cast

Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    beguiling
  2. Ranked #2 for
    southern belle
  3. Ranked #4 for
    dim lighting

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7 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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8 Mr. Six (2015)

Many years ago Mr. Six was a notorious gangster. That was back when there was still such a thing as honour among thieves, when criminals earned respect and maintained principles. These days Mr. Six is all but forgotten, a living relic residing in a narrow alley. One day Six's son, Xiaobo, is abducted by some spoiled punks after he scratches their precious Ferrari. Mr. Six realizes that he must do whatever it takes to get his son back — even if that means returning to the life he thought he had left behind.

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2015-09-16 | Crime / Action

Cast

Feng Xiaogang, Zhang Hanyu

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    stretched to breaking point
  2. Ranked #2 for
    strained plot
  3. Ranked #2 for
    sitting tight

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9 The Queen of Versailles (2012)

With the epic dimensions of a Shakespearean tragedy, The Queen of Versailles follows billionaires Jackie and David’s rags-to-riches story to uncover the innate virtues and flaws of their American dream. We open on the triumphant construction of the biggest house in America, a sprawling, 90,000-square-foot mansion inspired by Versailles. Since a booming time-share business built on the real-estate bubble is financing it, the economic crisis brings progress to a halt and seals the fate of its owners. We witness the impact of this turn of fortune over the next two years in a riveting film fraught with delusion, denial, and self-effacing humor.

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2012-07-06 | Documentary

Cast

Jackie Siegel, David Siegel

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    in dire straits
  2. Ranked #2 for
    extravagant
  3. Ranked #8 for
    playboy

Trailer

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10 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
    more powerful
  3. Ranked #5 for
    savior

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