Top rated movies with distinctive directing that have an unfortunate soul

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with distinctive directing featuring an unfortunate soul! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with distinctive directing featuring an unfortunate soul, 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 6.352
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    chilling thrills
  2. Ranked #1 for
    homesick
  3. Ranked #3 for
    anti-hero

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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 5.943
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    inhumane character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    snail pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    barbaric

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3 Only the Animals (2019)

Following the disappearance of the glamorous and secretive Evelyne Ducat during a blizzard in the highlands of southern France, the lives of five people inextricably linked to Evelyne are brought together to devastating effect as the local police investigate the case.

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2019-12-04 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Denis Ménochet, Laure Calamy

Rating

rating icon 6.683
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    too coincidental
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ingenious plot
  3. Ranked #1 for
    interconnected story

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4 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 7.659
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    twist of fate
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fundamental question
  3. Ranked #1 for
    idealistic man

Trailer

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5 House of Hummingbird (2019)

14-year-old Eun-hee moves through life like a hummingbird searching for a taste of sweetness wherever she may find it. Ignored by her parents and abused by her brother, she finds her escape by roaming the neighborhood with her best friend, going on adventures, and exploring young love.

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2019-08-28 | Drama

Cast

Park Ji-hu, Kim Sae-byuk

Rating

rating icon 7.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    histrionic acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    buoyant
  3. Ranked #1 for
    graded A

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6 R.M.N. (2022)

A few days before Christmas, having quit his job in Germany, Matthias returns to his Transylvanian village. He wishes to involve himself more in the education of his son, Rudi, left for too long in the care of his mother, Ana, and to rid him of the unresolved fears that have gripped him. He’s also eager to see his ex-lover Csilla and preoccupied about his old father, Otto. When a few new workers are hired at the small factory that Csilla manages, the peace of the community is disturbed, underlying fears grip the adults, and frustrations, conflicts and passions erupt through the thin sliver of apparent understanding and calm.

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2022-06-03 | Drama

Cast

Marin Grigore, Judith State

Rating

rating icon 6.979
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    well-knitted
  2. Ranked #1 for
    prejudiced
  3. Ranked #1 for
    brutish

Trailer

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7 Who We Are: A Chronicle of Racism in America (2022)

Jeffery Robinson's talk on the history of U.S. anti-Black racism, with archival footage and interviews.

Info

2022-01-14 | Documentary

Cast

Jeffery Robinson, Gwen Carr

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    so ingrained
  2. Ranked #2 for
    precise directing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    succinct

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8 The Painted Bird (2019)

A young boy wanders Eastern Europe during World War II.

Info

2019-09-12 | War / Drama

Cast

Petr Kotlár, Nina Šunevič

Rating

rating icon 7.09
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    act of cruelty
  2. Ranked #2 for
    unspeakable act
  3. Ranked #2 for
    inhumane character

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9 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.

Info

2022-09-30 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Mila Kunis, Chiara Aurelia

Rating

rating icon 6.531
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People's Taste Ranking

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

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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 6.59
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    hitting on all cylinders
  2. Ranked #2 for
    solid casting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    good casting

Trailer

Breaking trailer
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