Top rated movies with refreshingly original directing that have a domineering character

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

1 Waves (2019)

A controlling father’s attempts to ensure that his two children succeed in high school backfire after his son experiences a career-ending sports injury. Their familial bonds are eventually placed under severe strain by an unexpected tragedy.

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2019-11-15 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Kelvin Harrison Jr., Taylor Russell

Rating

rating icon 7.397
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    imaginative directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sob story
  3. Ranked #1 for
    picking up pace

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2 Serenity (2019)

The quiet life of Baker Dill, a fishing boat captain who lives on the isolated Plymouth Island, where he spends his days obsessed with capturing an elusive tuna while fighting his personal demons, is interrupted when someone from his past comes to him searching for help.

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2019-01-24 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway

Rating

rating icon 5.456
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    negative view
  2. Ranked #3 for
    curveball
  3. Ranked #3 for
    canned

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3 Men (2022)

In the aftermath of a personal tragedy, Harper retreats alone to the beautiful English countryside, hoping to find a place to heal. But someone — or something — from the surrounding woods appears to be stalking her, and what begins as simmering dread becomes a fully-formed nightmare, inhabited by her darkest memories and fears.

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2022-05-20 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Jessie Buckley, Rory Kinnear

Rating

rating icon 6.124
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    figurative concept
  2. Ranked #1 for
    symbolic imagery
  3. Ranked #1 for
    like a mirror

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4 The Black Phone (2022)

Finney Blake, a shy but clever 13-year-old boy, is abducted by a sadistic killer and trapped in a soundproof basement where screaming is of little use. When a disconnected phone on the wall begins to ring, Finney discovers that he can hear the voices of the killer’s previous victims. And they are dead set on making sure that what happened to them doesn’t happen to Finney.

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2022-06-22 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Mason Thames, Ethan Hawke

Rating

rating icon 7.617
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bone chilling
  2. Ranked #2 for
    lovecraftian
  3. Ranked #4 for
    hair-raising

Trailer

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5 Fried Barry (2020)

Barry is a drug-addled, abusive bastard who - after yet another bender - is abducted by aliens. Barry takes a backseat as an alien visitor assumes control of his body and takes it for a joyride through Cape Town. What follows is an onslaught of drugs, sex, and violence as our alien tourist enters the weird and wonderful world of humankind.

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2020-03-06 | Horror / Comedy

Cast

Gary Green, Chanelle de Jager

Rating

rating icon 5.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    endlessly entertaining
  2. Ranked #1 for
    utterly insane
  3. Ranked #1 for
    flashy camera work

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6 Man in Love (2021)

A debt collector strikes a deal with a debt-ridden woman struggling to care for her ailing father: he will take care of her bills if she agrees to date him.

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2021-04-01 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Roy Chiu, Tiffany Hsu

Rating

rating icon 7.147
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bossy
  2. Ranked #1 for
    soggy
  3. Ranked #3 for
    alluring

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7 Wolf (2021)

Jacob, a man who believes he is a wolf trapped in a human body, is sent to a clinic by his family where he is forced to undergo increasingly extreme forms of "curative" therapies at the hands of The Zookeeper. Jacob’s only solace is the enigmatic Wildcat, with whom he roams the hospital in the dead of night. The two form an improbable friendship that develops into infatuation.

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2021-12-03 | Drama

Cast

George MacKay, Lily-Rose Depp

Rating

rating icon 5.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    indefinable acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    brilliant casting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    milder

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8 Hatching (2022)

12 year old Tinja is desperate to please her mother, a woman obsessed with presenting the image of a perfect family. One night, Tinja finds a strange egg. What hatches is beyond belief.

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2022-03-04 | Horror / Fantasy

Cast

Siiri Solalinna, Sophia Heikkilä

Rating

rating icon 6.255
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    best
  2. Ranked #1 for
    iffy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    allegoric

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9 The Invisible Man (2020)

When Cecilia's abusive ex takes his own life and leaves her his fortune, she suspects his death was a hoax. As a series of coincidences turn lethal, Cecilia works to prove that she is being hunted by someone nobody can see.

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2020-02-26 | Thriller / Science Fiction

Cast

Elisabeth Moss, Aldis Hodge

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    futuristic society
  2. Ranked #2 for
    psychologically thrilling
  3. Ranked #3 for
    domineering character

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10 Boys from County Hell (2021)

A crew of hardy road workers, led by a bickering Father and Son, must survive the night when they accidentally awaken an ancient Irish vampire.

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2021-08-06 | Horror / Comedy

Cast

Jack Rowan, Nigel O'Neill

Rating

rating icon 5.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    humorous dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    watching twice
  3. Ranked #1 for
    always welcome actor

Trailer

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