Top rated morally superior movies with ratcheting up tension

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

1 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
    ominous atmosphere
  2. Ranked #1 for
    moody atmosphere
  3. Ranked #1 for
    eerily effective

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2 Level Sixteen (2018)

The teenage girls of Vestalis Academy are meticulously trained in the art of being “clean girls,” practicing the virtues of perfect femininity. But what exactly are they being trained for? Vivien intends to find out.

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2018-02-20 | Science Fiction / Thriller

Cast

Katie Douglas, Celina Martin

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    fairly decent
  2. Ranked #2 for
    intriguing concept
  3. Ranked #3 for
    sustaining interest

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3 Breach (2007)

Eric O'Neill, a computer specialist who wants to be made an agent is assigned to clerk for Robert Hanssen, a senior agent with 25 years in the FBI, and to write down everything Hanssen does. O'Neill's told it's an investigation of Hanssen's sexual habits, however Hanssen is really suspected of spying for the Soviet Union and Russia for years and being responsible for the deaths of agents working for the United States.

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2007-02-12 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Chris Cooper, Ryan Phillippe

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    ably played
  2. Ranked #4 for
    ultimate downfall
  3. Ranked #5 for
    rock solid

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4 Hush (2016)

A deaf woman is stalked by a psychotic killer in her secluded home.

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2016-03-12 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Kate Siegel, John Gallagher Jr.

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    tension-filled
  2. Ranked #3 for
    fearing the dark
  3. Ranked #3 for
    highly suspenseful

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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
    vivid imagery
  3. Ranked #1 for
    surreal imagery

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6 Hangmen Also Die! (1943)

During the Nazi occupation of Czechoslovakia, surgeon Dr. Franticek Svoboda, a Czech patriot, assassinates the brutal "Hangman of Europe", Reichsprotektor Reinhard Heydrich, and is wounded in the process. In his attempt to escape, he is helped by history professor Stephen Novotny and his daughter Mascha.

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1943-04-15 | Drama / History

Cast

Brian Donlevy, Walter Brennan

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slight miscast
  2. Ranked #5 for
    brutish
  3. Ranked #5 for
    rather stiff acting

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7 Mardaani 2 (2019)

Officer Shivani Shivaji Roy is stationed at Kota where she goes against a ferocious serial killer who rapes and murders women.

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2019-12-12 | Action / Crime

Cast

Rani Mukerji, Vishal Jethwa

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    antagonistic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    heinous crime
  3. Ranked #1 for
    no dull moments

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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 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sense of foreboding
  2. Ranked #2 for
    going nuts
  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 6.3
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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 7.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #8 for
    riding off into sunset
  2. Ranked #8 for
    westernized
  3. Ranked #11 for
    panoramic shot

Trailer

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