Top rated movies with highly competent directing that have recipe for success

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with highly competent directing and recipe for success! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with highly competent directing and recipe for success, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Two Ways Home (2020)

Soul-touching and moving, TWO WAYS HOME compassionately follows Kathy (Tanna Frederick), a woman newly diagnosed with bipolar disorder who is released from prison on good behavior and returns to her country home in Iowa to reconnect with her estranged 12-year-old daughter (Rylie Behr) and her cantankerous elderly grandfather (Tom Bower). Her return home is turbulent and a rough, unwelcome transition in which Kathy must come to terms with her diagnosis and its implications on her identity, while also realizing that her family was happier when she was gone. Conflict with her family intensifies as she struggles to keep her head above water, putting her self-worth and well-being to the ultimate test.

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2020-12-29 | Drama

Cast

Tanna Frederick, Tom Bower

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    awkward conversation
  2. Ranked #2 for
    most poignant
  3. Ranked #4 for
    most affecting

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2 A Shattered Diamond (2021)

A story of a group friends as they deal with the loss of one of their own, and learn how to move on.

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2021-01-01 | Drama

Cast

Lou DeNardo, Jenny Boswell

Rating

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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    powerhouse performance
  2. Ranked #1 for
    virtuoso
  3. Ranked #1 for
    star-studded cast

Trailer

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3 The Vault (2021)

Madrid, Spain, 2010. While the whole city follows the national team's successful participation in the World Cup, a group of daring thieves look for a way into one of the most secure and guarded places on the planet.

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2021-03-04 | Drama / Action

Cast

Freddie Highmore, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey

Rating

rating icon 6.828
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    extremely difficult
  2. Ranked #1 for
    carefully planned
  3. Ranked #1 for
    Treasure Hunt

Trailer

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4 Stockholm (2019)

Based on the extraordinary true story of the European city’s 1973 bank heist and hostage crisis that was documented in the 1974 New Yorker article “The Bank Drama” by Daniel Lang. The events grasped the world’s attention when the hostages bonded with their captors and turned against the authorities, giving rise to the psychological phenomenon known as “Stockholm Syndrome.”

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2019-04-12 | Crime / Comedy

Cast

Ethan Hawke, Noomi Rapace

Rating

rating icon 5.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    with dramatic moments
  2. Ranked #1 for
    surprisingly sympathetic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    humorous

Trailer

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5 First Cow (2019)

In the 1820s, a taciturn loner and skilled cook travels west to Oregon Territory, where he meets a Chinese immigrant also seeking his fortune. Soon the two team up on a dangerous scheme to steal milk from the wealthy landowner’s prized Jersey cow – the first, and only, in the territory.

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2019-08-30 | Drama / Western

Cast

John Magaro, Orion Lee

Rating

rating icon 7.069
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    patient
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unhurried pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    leisurely

Trailer

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6 Downton Abbey (2019)

The beloved Crawleys and their intrepid staff prepare for the most important moment of their lives. A royal visit from the King and Queen of England will unleash scandal, romance and intrigue that will leave the future of Downton hanging in the balance.

Info

2019-09-12 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    thoroughly enjoyable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    silver screen
  3. Ranked #1 for
    glorious

Trailer

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7 When Brooklyn Met Seville (2021)

Young Ana, a Sevillian girl sick of her family and her neighborhood, starts a relationship with the African-American boy her mum is hosting to avoid eviction.

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2021-09-17 | Comedy

Cast

Carolina Yuste, Sergio Momo

Rating

rating icon 5.788
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    wry dialogue
  2. Ranked #2 for
    director with uncanny knack
  3. Ranked #2 for
    unintentionally amusing

Trailer

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8 The Stylist (2020)

Claire is a lonely hairstylist who secretly murders and scalps her clients. When Olivia makes the well-intentioned mistake of asking Claire to style her hair for her wedding, she becomes dangerously obsessed, and her sanity starts to slip away with bloody consequences.

Info

2020-09-26 | Horror / Drama

Cast

Najarra Townsend, Brea Grant

Rating

rating icon 5.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    becoming obsessed
  2. Ranked #2 for
    swift pace
  3. Ranked #2 for
    tight editing

Trailer

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9 Legacy of Lies (2020)

An ex-MI6 agent is thrown back into the world of espionage and high stakes to uncover the shocking truth about operations conducted by unknown secret services.

Info

2020-07-28 | Thriller / Action

Cast

Scott Adkins, Honor Kneafsey

Rating

rating icon 5.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    utterly stupid
  2. Ranked #3 for
    tepid plot
  3. Ranked #3 for
    for action thriller fans

Trailer

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10 Hunter Hunter (2020)

A fur trapper leaves his wife and daughter behind to kill a rogue wolf in the remote wilderness, but they soon become increasingly worried when their peaceful existence is disrupted.

Info

2020-12-18 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Camille Sullivan, Summer H. Howell

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    woah
  2. Ranked #1 for
    lumberjack
  3. Ranked #1 for
    real shocker

Trailer

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