Top rated movies with mind-blowing special effects that have a clever script

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with mind-blowing special effects and a clever script! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with mind-blowing special effects and a clever script, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Stay Out Stay Alive (2019)

After an earthquake uncovers an abandoned goldmine, a hiker falls in and is trapped, forcing friends to grapple with a moral dilemma that spirals into madness.

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2019-11-26 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Barbara Crampton, Sage Mears

Rating

rating icon 5.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    exacting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely thrilling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    remaining etched

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2 The Mortuary Collection (2020)

In the phantasmagorical town of Raven's End, a misguided young girl takes refuge in a decrepit old mortuary. The eccentric undertaker chronicles the strange history of the town through a series of twisted tales, each more terrifying than the last, but the young girl's world is unhinged when she discovers that the final story... is her own.

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2020-09-25 | Fantasy / Horror

Cast

Clancy Brown, Caitlin Custer

Rating

rating icon 6.725
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    neat
  2. Ranked #1 for
    entertaining ride
  3. Ranked #1 for
    nice

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3 The Prototype (2022)

A government agent stumbles upon an alien conspiracy to conquer Earth. Using a blue liquid created by the aliens to make soldiers stronger, he becomes The Prototype-the only hope for mankind.

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2022-02-25 | Action / Science Fiction

Cast

Victoria De Mare, Theresa Tilly

Rating

rating icon 4.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    captivating directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    absorbing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    breathtaking visual

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4 Sputnik (2020)

At the height of the Cold War, a Soviet spacecraft crash lands after a mission gone awry, leaving the commander as its only survivor. After a renowned Russian psychologist is brought in to evaluate the commander’s mental state, it becomes clear that something dangerous may have come back to Earth with him…

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2020-09-08 | Science Fiction / Drama

Cast

Oksana Akinshina, Pyotr Fyodorov

Rating

rating icon 6.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    competent
  2. Ranked #4 for
    creditable directing
  3. Ranked #4 for
    moment of brilliance

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5 Hollow (2021)

A woman with early signs of Alzheimer's begins to have lucid dreams and nightmares that a living Punch puppet has moved in with her and her family. She uncovers something sinister is observing her every move.

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2021-09-24 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Pat Garrett, Pete Bird

Rating

rating icon 5.957
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    increasingly difficult
  2. Ranked #1 for
    brilliant pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    mesmerizing

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

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7 Ghostbusters: Afterlife (2021)

When single mom Callie and her two kids Trevor and Phoebe arrive in a small Oklahoma town, they begin to discover their connection to the original Ghostbusters and the secret legacy their grandfather left behind.

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2021-11-18 | Fantasy / Comedy

Cast

Carrie Coon, Finn Wolfhard

Rating

rating icon 7.399
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    reinvention
  2. Ranked #2 for
    for Valentine's Day
  3. Ranked #3 for
    throwback movie

Trailer

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8 Three Thousand Years of Longing (2022)

A solitary scholar discovers an ancient bottle while on a trip to Istanbul and unleashes a djinn who offers her three wishes. Filled with reluctance, she is unable to come up with one, so the djinn tries to inspire her with his stories.

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2022-08-24 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Tilda Swinton, Idris Elba

Rating

rating icon 6.883
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    completely enthralling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    old-fashioned story
  3. Ranked #1 for
    bewitching

Trailer

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9 Underwater (2020)

After an earthquake destroys their underwater station, six researchers must navigate two miles along the dangerous, unknown depths of the ocean floor to make it to safety in a race against time.

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2020-01-08 | Horror / Science Fiction

Cast

Kristen Stewart, Vincent Cassel

Rating

rating icon 6.286
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    Monster Movie
  2. Ranked #2 for
    respite
  3. Ranked #4 for
    claustrophobic

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Underwater trailer
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10 Sea Fever (2020)

The crew of a West of Ireland trawler—marooned at sea—struggle for their lives against a growing parasite in their water supply.

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2020-03-06 | Thriller / Horror

Cast

Hermione Corfield, Ardalan Esmaili

Rating

rating icon 6.154
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    well-acted
  2. Ranked #2 for
    good pace
  3. Ranked #2 for
    decently written

Trailer

Sea Fever trailer
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