Top rated movies with distinctive directing that have an anti-hero

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with distinctive directing featuring an anti-hero! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with distinctive directing featuring an anti-hero, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Hinterland (2021)

Vienna, 1920. The Austro-Hungarian Empire has collapsed. Peter Perg returns home from the Great War, after years of captivity. But the Vienna he comes home to is nothing like the place he once knew. The new Austrian Republic thrives on social and artistic freedom, but anti-democratic movements and unemployment loom overhead. A stranger in his hometown, his life takes a turn for the worse when one of his former comrades is murdered. Suddenly the mysterious killings of veterans are mounting. Personally connected to the victims, Perg decides to bring the killer to justice. He finds an ally in the cool-headed forensic doctor Theresa Körner, with whom he has a deeper, shared history. Their investigation leads them into the darkest corners of the city, as they confront a brutal and systematic killer and intrigues from within the police force. But when the killer’s net closes around Perg himself, he faces the moral dilemma of his life.

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2021-10-07 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Murathan Muslu, Liv Lisa Fries

Rating

rating icon 6.408
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    chilling thrills
  2. Ranked #1 for
    homesick
  3. Ranked #2 for
    taut and thrilling

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2 Waiting for the Barbarians (2019)

At an isolated frontier outpost, a colonial magistrate suffers a crisis of conscience when an army colonel arrives looking to interrogate the locals about an impending uprising, using cruel tactics that horrify the magistrate.

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2019-09-06 | Drama / History

Cast

Mark Rylance, Johnny Depp

Rating

rating icon 5.935
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    snail pace
  2. Ranked #1 for
    distinctive directing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    disciplinarian

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3 Never Grow Old (2019)

An Irish undertaker profits when outlaws take over a peaceful town, but his own family come under threat as the death toll increases dramatically.

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2019-03-15 | Western

Cast

Emile Hirsch, John Cusack

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    downright nasty
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unsavory
  3. Ranked #1 for
    grim

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4 Luckiest Girl Alive (2022)

A successful woman in New York City finds her life upended when she is forced to confront a dark truth that threatens to unravel her meticulously crafted life.

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2022-09-30 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Mila Kunis, Chiara Aurelia

Rating

rating icon 6.529
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    delicate topic
  2. Ranked #4 for
    subjective view
  3. Ranked #4 for
    difficult subject

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5 Corpus Christi (2019)

A pious 20-year-old juvenile delinquent is sent to work at a sawmill in a small town; on arrival, he dresses up as a priest and accidentally takes over the local parish. The arrival of this young, charismatic preacher is an opportunity for the local community to begin the healing process after a tragedy that happened a year prior.

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2019-09-10 | Drama

Cast

Bartosz Bielenia, Aleksandra Konieczna

Rating

rating icon 7.658
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sinful
  2. Ranked #1 for
    piety
  3. Ranked #1 for
    idealistic man

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6 Vesper (2022)

After the collapse of Earth's ecosystem, Vesper, a 13-year-old girl struggling to survive with her paralyzed Father, meets a mysterious Woman with a secret that forces Vesper to use her wits, strength and bio-hacking abilities to fight for the possibility of a future.

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2022-08-17 | Science Fiction / Drama

Cast

Raffiella Chapman, Eddie Marsan

Rating

rating icon 6.398
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slimy cast
  2. Ranked #1 for
    post-apocalyptic future
  3. Ranked #1 for
    plot hinges

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7 The Traitor (2019)

Palermo, Sicily, 1980. Mafia member Tommaso Buscetta decides to move to Brazil with his family fleeing the constant war between the different clans of the criminal organization. But when, after living several misfortunes, he is forced to return to Italy, he makes a bold decision that will change his life and the destiny of Cosa Nostra forever.

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2019-05-23 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Pierfrancesco Favino, Maria Fernanda Cândido

Rating

rating icon 7.676
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    adding credibility
  2. Ranked #1 for
    less developed
  3. Ranked #2 for
    semblance of reality

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8 Sniper: Assassin's End (2020)

Special Ops sniper Brandon Beckett is set up as the primary suspect for the murder of a foreign dignitary on the eve of signing a high-profile trade agreement with the United States. Narrowly escaping death, Beckett realizes that there may be a dark operative working within the government, and partners with the only person whom he can trust: his father, legendary sniper Sgt. Thomas Beckett. Both Becketts are on the run from the CIA, Russian mercenaries, and a yakuza-trained assassin with sniper skills that rival both legendary sharpshooters.

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2020-06-15 | Action

Cast

Chad Michael Collins, Sayaka Akimoto

Rating

rating icon 6.19
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    smart-ass
  2. Ranked #1 for
    cliche dialogue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    largely forgettable

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9 Limbo (2021)

Veteran detective Cham works with rookie cop Will to hunt down the city's serial killer. The investigation leads them to a lair littered with dismembered female limbs, and an ex-con who killed Cham's wife and child years ago...

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2021-11-18 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Gordon Lam, Liu Yase

Rating

rating icon 7.396
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    saturated imagery
  2. Ranked #1 for
    nihilistic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    showing underbelly

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10 Breaking (2022)

Desperate for money and running out of options, Marine veteran Brian Brown-Easley holds several people hostage inside a bank, setting the stage for a tense confrontation with police.

Info

2022-08-25 | Crime / Drama

Cast

John Boyega, Michael Kenneth Williams

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    solid performance
  2. Ranked #2 for
    gasping for breath
  3. Ranked #2 for
    hitting on all cylinders

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Breaking trailer
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