Top rated movies with a witty and charming character and acclaimed director

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with a witty and charming character and acclaimed director! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with a witty and charming character and acclaimed director, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Goodbye, Petrushka (2022)

Claire moves impulsively from NYC to Paris, where she nannies for the family from hell, battles wacky French bureaucrats, embarrasses herself in front of her Parisian crush and navigates a toxic relationship - among other faux pas.

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2022-06-12 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Lizzie Kehoe, Thomas Vieljeux

Rating

rating icon 5.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    utterly charming
  2. Ranked #1 for
    grounded
  3. Ranked #1 for
    finely drawn

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2 Benediction (2021)

Poet Siegfried Sassoon survived the horrors of fighting in the First World War and was decorated for his bravery, but became a vocal critic of the government's continuation of the war when he returned from service. Adored by members of the aristocracy as well as stars of London's literary and stage world, he embarked on affairs with several men as he attempted to come to terms with his homosexuality.

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2021-12-23 | Drama / History

Cast

Jack Lowden, Peter Capaldi

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    pure poetry
  2. Ranked #1 for
    bitter
  3. Ranked #1 for
    experienced director

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3 Cha Cha Real Smooth (2022)

Fresh out of college and stuck at his New Jersey home without a clear path forward, 22-year-old Andrew begins working as a party starter for bar/bat mitzvahs—where he strikes up a unique friendship with a young mom and her teenage daughter.

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2022-06-17 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Cooper Raiff, Dakota Johnson

Rating

rating icon 7.155
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    smooth directing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    cringy factor
  3. Ranked #2 for
    silky voice

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4 Straight Up (2020)

Todd is a hyper-articulate, obsessive compulsive gay twentysomething whose fear of dying alone leads him to a baffling conclusion: he might not be gay after all. When he meets Rory, a whip-smart struggling actress with her own set of insecurities, the two forge a relationship that’s all talk and no sex.

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2020-02-28 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Katie Findlay, James Sweeney

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rapid fire dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    repartee
  3. Ranked #1 for
    nebulous

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5 Booksmart (2019)

Two academic teenage superstars realize, on the eve of their high school graduation, that they should have worked less and played more. Determined to never fall short of their peers, the girls set out on a mission to cram four years of fun into one night.

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2019-05-24 | Comedy

Cast

Kaitlyn Dever, Beanie Feldstein

Rating

rating icon 7.033
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    whippy and smart dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for graduation season
  3. Ranked #1 for
    brainy

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6 Licorice Pizza (2021)

The story of Gary Valentine and Alana Kane growing up, running around and going through the treacherous navigation of first love in the San Fernando Valley, 1973.

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2021-11-26 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Alana Haim, Cooper Hoffman

Rating

rating icon 6.976
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    ambling
  2. Ranked #5 for
    series of vignettes
  3. Ranked #7 for
    discernible plot

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7 The Gentlemen (2020)

American expat Mickey Pearson has built a highly profitable marijuana empire in London. When word gets out that he’s looking to cash out of the business forever it triggers plots, schemes, bribery and blackmail in an attempt to steal his domain out from under him.

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2020-01-23 | Action / Crime

Cast

Matthew McConaughey, Charlie Hunnam

Rating

rating icon 7.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    stroke of genius
  2. Ranked #1 for
    suave
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with cockney accent

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8 Vengeance (2022)

A journalist and podcaster from New York City travels to West Texas in order to report on the death of a girl he was hooking up with.

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2022-07-29 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

B.J. Novak, Boyd Holbrook

Rating

rating icon 6.619
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fish out of water
  2. Ranked #1 for
    insightful
  3. Ranked #2 for
    cultured

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9 See You Next Christmas (2021)

Annie and Tom Clark throw an annual holiday party, “Clarkmas.” It’s become the go-to event for their ragtag group of friends. When chronically single Natalie and Logan continue to run into each other at the party year after year, they begin to wonder if maybe they’re meant to be...

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2021-08-20 | Romance / Comedy

Cast

Elizabeth Guest, AJ Meijer

Rating

rating icon 5.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    literate script
  2. Ranked #1 for
    punchy dialogue
  3. Ranked #2 for
    unique spin

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10 Bye Bye Morons (2020)

When 43-year-old hairdresser Suze Trappet finds out that she's seriously ill, she decides to go looking for a child she was forced to abandon when she was only 15. On her madcap bureaucratic quest she crosses paths with JB, a 50-year-old man in the middle of a burnout, and Mr. Blin, a blind archivist prone to overenthusiasm. The unlikely trio set off on a hilarious and poignant helterskelter journey across the city in search of Suze's long-lost child.

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2020-10-21 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Virginie Efira, Albert Dupontel

Rating

rating icon 7.221
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    non-sensical plot
  2. Ranked #2 for
    coquettish acting
  3. Ranked #3 for
    cynical view

Trailer

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