Top rated most powerful movies on Amazon Prime Video

Check out today’s highest ranked most powerful movies on Amazon Prime Video! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best most powerful movies on Amazon Prime Video, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country. Maimovie provides context-aware recommendation based on extensive data gathered and analyzed by AI.

Last Update Jun 14 2021

1 United 93 (2006)

A real time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on 9/11 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot.

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2006-04-28 | Drama / History

Cast

J.J. Johnson, Polly Adams

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fitting tribute
  2. Ranked #1 for
    can hear a pin drop
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most harrowing

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2 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

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most moving
  2. Ranked #1 for
    vested interest
  3. Ranked #2 for
    featuring a cycle of violence

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3 Manchester by the Sea (2016)

After his older brother passes away, Lee Chandler is forced to return home to care for his 16-year-old nephew. There he is compelled to deal with a tragic past that separated him from his family and the community where he was born and raised.

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2016-11-18 | Drama

Cast

Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    underplayed performance
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sullen
  3. Ranked #2 for
    deserving nods

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4 Downfall (2004)

In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force attacking from the west. In Berlin, capital of the Third Reich, Adolf Hitler proclaims that Germany will still achieve victory and orders his generals and advisers to fight to the last man. When the end finally does come, and Hitler lies dead by his own hand, what is left of his military must find a way to end the killing that is the Battle of Berlin, and lay down their arms in surrender.

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2004-09-08 | Drama / History

Cast

Bruno Ganz, Alexandra Maria Lara

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most realistic portrayal
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most chilling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    megalomaniac

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5 How to Train Your Dragon (2010)

As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, and instead befriends the beast – which he names Toothless – much to the chagrin of his warrior father

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2010-03-10 | Fantasy / Adventure

Cast

Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    tightly constructed
  2. Ranked #2 for
    completely blown away
  3. Ranked #2 for
    no dull moments

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6 The Passion of the Christ (2004)

A graphic portrayal of the last twelve hours of Jesus of Nazareth's life.

Info

2004-02-25 | Drama

Cast

Jim Caviezel, Maia Morgenstern

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    vivid depiction
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sugar-coated
  3. Ranked #2 for
    accurate description

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7 Bombshell (2019)

Bombshell is a revealing look inside the most powerful and controversial media empire of all time; and the explosive story of the women who brought down the infamous man who created it.

Info

2019-12-13 | Drama / History

Cast

Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    characters existing in real life
  2. Ranked #1 for
    hot topic
  3. Ranked #2 for
    odious

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8 Rain Man (1988)

Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.

Info

1988-12-11 | Drama

Cast

Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    upset
  2. Ranked #3 for
    once in lifetime
  3. Ranked #4 for
    utterly convincing acting

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9 Embrace of the Serpent (2015)

The epic story of the first contact, encounter, approach, betrayal and, eventually, life-transcending friendship, between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman, last survivor of his people, and two scientists that, over the course of 40 years, travel through the Amazon in search of a sacred plant that can heal them. Inspired by the journals of the first explorers of the Colombian Amazon, Theodor Koch-Grunberg and Richard Evans Schultes.

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2015-05-25 | Drama / Adventure

Cast

Nilbio Torres, Antonio Bolivar

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    untarnished character
  2. Ranked #5 for
    lasting a lifetime
  3. Ranked #8 for
    desaturated

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10 Ran (1985)

With Ran, legendary director Akira Kurosawa reimagines Shakespeare's King Lear as a singular historical epic set in sixteenth-century Japan. Majestic in scope, the film is Kurosawa's late-life masterpiece, a profound examination of the folly of war and the crumbling of one family under the weight of betrayal, greed, and the insatiable thirst for power.

Info

1985-06-01 | Action / Drama

Cast

Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    masterly
  2. Ranked #1 for
    epic scope
  3. Ranked #1 for
    truly epic

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