Top rated movies with an effervescent character that have a grumpy man

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

1 Hanging Up (2000)

A trio of sisters bond over their ambivalence toward the approaching death of their curmudgeonly father, to whom none of them was particularly close.

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2000-02-16 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Lisa Kudrow, Meg Ryan

Rating

rating icon 5.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    slapping knee
  2. Ranked #8 for
    shrill voice
  3. Ranked #14 for
    talent behind cameras

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2 Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)

Ricky is a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues, and the two are forced to put aside their differences and work together to survive.

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2016-03-31 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Sam Neill, Julian Dennison

Rating

rating icon 7.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    defiant
  2. Ranked #3 for
    director with unique brand
  3. Ranked #5 for
    genuinely funny

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3 Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey (2020)

An imaginary world comes to life in a holiday tale of an eccentric toymaker, his adventurous granddaughter, and a magical invention that has the power to change their lives forever.

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2020-11-06 | Family / Fantasy

Cast

Forest Whitaker, Keegan-Michael Key

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    diverse cast members
  2. Ranked #1 for
    pure magic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    diverse casting

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4 Aaja Nachle (2007)

Dia is a divorced mom living in New York and must go back to India after she receives news that her guru is on his death bed. When she arrives she finds he is gone and has left her the responsibility of saving and reviving the Ajanta Theater where she used to dance. The problem is that the political officers want it torn down and turned into a shopping mall. The storyline follows Dia and her challenge to stand up for what she believes in and fight the cause to the end, while trying to win back the love and support of the people of the town whom she walked out on ten years prior.

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2007-11-30 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Madhuri Dixit, Konkona Sen Sharma

Rating

rating icon 6.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    making a comeback
  2. Ranked #3 for
    small but pivotal role
  3. Ranked #3 for
    well-paced

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5 Play the Game (2009)

When ladies' man David Mitchell (Paul Campbell) gives his lonely grandfather, Joe (Andy Griffith), some pointers on dating, Joe becomes a big hit with the women in his retirement community. But David strikes out with his own tricks when he tries to woo a girl named Julie (Marla Sokoloff). Now it's up to Joe to teach his grandson how to win at love without playing games. Doris Roberts and Liz Sheridan co-star in this award-winning comedy.

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2009-08-29 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Marla Sokoloff, Paul Campbell

Rating

rating icon 5.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    moderately enjoyable
  2. Ranked #3 for
    frisky
  3. Ranked #4 for
    wooing plot

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6 Up (2009)

Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and experiencing life to its fullest. But at age 78, life seems to have passed him by, until a twist of fate (and a persistent 8-year old Wilderness Explorer named Russell) gives him a new lease on life.

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2009-05-28 | Animation / Comedy

Cast

Edward Asner, Christopher Plummer

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    helium voice
  2. Ranked #6 for
    grumpy man
  3. Ranked #6 for
    thrilling adventure

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7 The King of Masks (1995)

Wang Bianlian is an aging street performer known as the King of Mask for his mastery of Sichuan Change Art in a true story. His wife left him with and infant son over 30 years ago. The son died from illness at age 10. This left Wang a melancholy loner aching for a male descendent to learn his rare and dying art.

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1995-06-09 | Drama

Cast

Zhu Xu, Chow Yam-Ying

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    so ingrained
  2. Ranked #4 for
    eye candy visual
  3. Ranked #5 for
    emotive

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8 Kapoor & Sons (2016)

Two brothers return home to visit their ailing grandfather to discover ongoing family problems, emotions get intensified when a girl causes a rift between both of them.

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2016-03-18 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Sidharth Malhotra, Fawad Khan

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #7 for
    fun-loving
  2. Ranked #7 for
    gripping drama
  3. Ranked #7 for
    more dramatic

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9 Yes, God, Yes (2019)

Alice, a young innocent Catholic girl, is tempted into masturbating after an AOL chat suddenly turns sexual, however is conflicted as the act would be considered a sin.

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2019-03-08 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Natalia Dyer, Timothy Simons

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    hypocritical
  2. Ranked #3 for
    pious
  3. Ranked #6 for
    thought-provoking theme

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10 Copenhagen (2014)

After weeks of traveling through Europe, the immature William finds himself in Copenhagen, the place of his father’s birth. He befriends the youthful Effy, who works in William’s hotel as part of an internship program, and they set off to find William’s last living relative. Effy’s mix of youthful exuberance and wisdom challenges William unlike any woman ever has. As the attraction builds, he must come to grips with destabilizing elements of his family’s sordid past.

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2014-10-03 | Adventure / Romance

Cast

Gethin Anthony, Frederikke Dahl Hansen

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    immediately drawn
  2. Ranked #6 for
    ringing false
  3. Ranked #8 for
    hateable character

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