Top rated movies with spectacular special effect that have a self-sacrificing character

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with spectacular special effect featuring a self-sacrificing character! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with spectacular special effect featuring a self-sacrificing character, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Cloudy Mountain (2021)

The opening of the new tunnel, which took ten years to build, coincided with a series of serious cataclysms. The lives of 160,000 people depend on the actions of two people, a father and a son.

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2021-09-11 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Zhu Yilong, Huang Zhizhong

Rating

rating icon 7.363
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sacrificial character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ordinary man
  3. Ranked #3 for
    convincing portrayal

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2 Fire (2020)

Fires are raging in the Moscow region, and the forest protection airbase is on a rotation. However, experienced firefighters are in short supply and team leader Andrey Pavlovich has to take on a new recruit, Roman.

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2020-12-24 | Action / Drama

Cast

Konstantin Khabenskiy, Andrey Smolyakov

Rating

rating icon 8.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gallant
  2. Ranked #1 for
    heroic acting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    noble

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3 The Wandering Earth (2019)

When the Sun begins to expand in such a way that it will inevitably engulf and destroy the Earth in a hundred years, united mankind finds a way to avoid extinction by propelling the planet out of the Solar System using gigantic engines, moving it to a new home located four light years away, an epic journey that will last thousands of years.

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2019-02-05 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Qu Chuxiao, Li Guangjie

Rating

rating icon 6.612
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    Space Opera
  2. Ranked #2 for
    rationalism
  3. Ranked #3 for
    groundbreaking special effect

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4 Rogue (2020)

Battle-hardened O’Hara leads a lively mercenary team of soldiers on a daring mission: rescue hostages from their captors in remote Africa. But as the mission goes awry and the team is stranded, O’Hara’s squad must face a bloody, brutal encounter with a gang of rebels.

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2020-08-20 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Megan Fox, Philip Winchester

Rating

rating icon 5.594
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    drooling over
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unsavory character
  3. Ranked #2 for
    nothing special

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5 Skyfire (2019)

Tianhuo Island is as beautiful as a paradise. It almost makes people forget that it is located in the "Ring of Fire" the world-famous Pacific Rim volcanic belt. The volcano erupts, and the fates of the people on the island are entangled.

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2019-12-12 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Wang Xueqi, Hannah Quinlivan

Rating

rating icon 6.387
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ridiculously over the top
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with a bag of popcorn
  3. Ranked #1 for
    spectacular special effect

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6 Fukushima 50 (2020)

Workers at the Fukushima Daiichi facility in Japan risk their lives and stay at the nuclear power plant to prevent total destruction after the region is devastated by an earthquake and tsunami in 2011.

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2020-03-06 | History / Drama

Cast

Ken Watanabe, Koichi Sato

Rating

rating icon 6.377
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    emote acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    overacting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    white knight

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7 Swan Song (2021)

In the near future, Cameron Turner is diagnosed with a terminal illness. Presented with an experimental solution to shield his wife and son from grief, he grapples with altering their fate.

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2021-12-17 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Mahershala Ali, Naomie Harris

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    futuristic technology
  2. Ranked #1 for
    moral question
  3. Ranked #1 for
    crisp and clean

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Swan Song trailer
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8 The Kid Who Would Be King (2019)

Old-school magic meets the modern world when young Alex stumbles upon the mythical sword Excalibur. He soon unites his friends and enemies, and they become knights who join forces with the legendary wizard Merlin. Together, they must save mankind from the wicked enchantress Morgana and her army of supernatural warriors.

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2019-01-16 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Louis Ashbourne Serkis, Dean Chaumoo

Rating

rating icon 6.174
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    harmless fun
  2. Ranked #2 for
    wizardry directing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    good clean fun

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9 Dune (2021)

Paul Atreides, a brilliant and gifted young man born into a great destiny beyond his understanding, must travel to the most dangerous planet in the universe to ensure the future of his family and his people. As malevolent forces explode into conflict over the planet's exclusive supply of the most precious resource in existence-a commodity capable of unlocking humanity's greatest potential-only those who can conquer their fear will survive.

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2021-09-15 | Science Fiction / Adventure

Cast

Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson

Rating

rating icon 7.785
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    grandiose
  2. Ranked #1 for
    epic feeling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    remarkable

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10 Emergency Declaration (2022)

While investigating a terroristic threat that goes viral online, Korean authorities discover that a suspect has recently boarded an international flight bound for the United States. When a healthy passenger on the same flight suddenly dies a gruesome death of unknown cause, panic erupts both in-flight and on the ground. With steadily decreasing fuel and international refusals to offer aid, the captain and crew will be forced to take unprecedented emergency measures in an attempt to save the lives of their passengers.

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2022-08-03 | Action / Drama

Cast

Song Kang-ho, Lee Byung-hun

Rating

rating icon 7.517
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    upbeat ending
  2. Ranked #3 for
    white-knuckled
  3. Ranked #3 for
    pat ending

Trailer

Emergency Declaration trailer
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