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

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

1 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
    enthralling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    innocence and desire
  3. Ranked #1 for
    out of world

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2 Rent-A-Pal (2020)

Set in 1990, a lonely bachelor named David searches for an escape from the day-to-day drudgery of caring for his aging mother. While seeking a partner through a video dating service, he discovers a strange VHS tape called Rent-A-Pal. Hosted by the charming and charismatic Andy, the tape offers him much-needed company, compassion, and friendship. But Andy's friendship comes at a cost, and David desperately struggles to afford the price of admission.

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2020-10-11 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Brian Landis Folkins, Wil Wheaton

Rating

rating icon 6.429
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    watching indispensably
  2. Ranked #1 for
    lonely character
  3. Ranked #2 for
    messing with head

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3 Some Kind of Heaven (2021)

Behind the gates of a palm-tree-lined fantasyland, three residents and one interloper at America’s largest retirement community strive to find happiness.

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2021-02-19 | Documentary

Cast

Dennis Dean, Lynn Henry

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unforgettable imagery
  2. Ranked #1 for
    miserable
  3. Ranked #2 for
    rosy

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4 I Lost My Body (2019)

A story of Naoufel, a young man who is in love with Gabrielle. In another part of town, a severed hand escapes from a dissection lab, determined to find its body again.

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2019-11-06 | Animation / Drama

Cast

Hakim Faris, Victoire Du Bois

Rating

rating icon 7.493
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    leap of faith
  2. Ranked #1 for
    loud speaker
  3. Ranked #1 for
    perilous journey

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I Lost My Body trailer
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5 Nomadland (2021)

A woman in her sixties embarks on a journey through the western United States after losing everything in the Great Recession, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.

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2021-01-29 | Drama

Cast

Frances McDormand, David Strathairn

Rating

rating icon 7.211
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rootless character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    overrated
  3. Ranked #2 for
    shortlisted

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6 Lamb (2021)

An Icelandic couple live with their herd of sheep on a beautiful but remote farm. When they discover a mysterious newborn on their land, they decide to keep it and raise it as their own. This unexpected development and the prospects of a new family brings them much joy before ultimately destroying them.

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2021-08-12 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Noomi Rapace, Hilmir Snær Guðnason

Rating

rating icon 6.484
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gorgeous landscape
  2. Ranked #2 for
    snail pace
  3. Ranked #2 for
    undefinable subject

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7 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.

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

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8 Marcel the Shell with Shoes On (2022)

Marcel is an adorable one-inch-tall shell who ekes out a colorful existence with his grandmother Connie and their pet lint, Alan. Once part of a sprawling community of shells, they now live alone as the sole survivors of a mysterious tragedy. But when a documentary filmmaker discovers them amongst the clutter of his Airbnb, the short film he posts online brings Marcel millions of passionate fans, as well as unprecedented dangers and a new hope at finding his long-lost family.

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2022-06-24 | Animation / Comedy

Cast

Jenny Slate, Dean Fleischer Camp

Rating

rating icon 7.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    whimsical character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sweet
  3. Ranked #1 for
    role filling in big shoes

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9 Nine Days (2021)

A bureaucrat interviews five souls to decide which of them will be given a life on Earth. But he soon faces an existential challenge of his own.

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2021-07-15 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Winston Duke, Zazie Beetz

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    close to perfection
  2. Ranked #2 for
    philosophical
  3. Ranked #2 for
    for deep-thinking

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10 I'm Your Man (2021)

Alma is a scientist at Berlin's famous Pergamon Museum. In order to obtain research funds for her studies, she accepts an offer to participate in an extraordinary experiment. For three weeks, she must live with a humanoid robot with artificial intelligence designed to allow it to morph into that of her ideal life partner. Enter Tom, a machine in human form, created to make her happy.

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2021-07-01 | Science Fiction / Comedy

Cast

Maren Eggert, Dan Stevens

Rating

rating icon 6.821
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sensible character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    raising questions
  3. Ranked #1 for
    enamored character

Trailer

I'm Your Man trailer
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