Top rated movies with standout performance that have a recurring motif

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with standout performance and a recurring motif! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with standout performance and a recurring motif, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Limbo (2021)

Veteran detective Cham works with rookie cop Will to hunt down the city's serial killer. The investigation leads them to a lair littered with dismembered female limbs, and an ex-con who killed Cham's wife and child years ago...

Info

2021-11-18 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Gordon Lam, Liu Yase

Rating

rating icon 7.396
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    showing underbelly
  2. Ranked #1 for
    gritty
  3. Ranked #1 for
    high-running emotions

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Limbo trailer
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2 Mona Lisa and the Blood Moon (2022)

A young woman with psychokinetic powers breaks out of a Louisiana asylum and makes her way to New Orleans, where she falls into the city’s netherworld of misfits and miscreants.

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2022-09-30 | Mystery / Fantasy

Cast

Jun Jong-seo, Kate Hudson

Rating

rating icon 6.301
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    smooth ride
  2. Ranked #1 for
    funky
  3. Ranked #1 for
    aura of mystery

Trailer

Mona Lisa and the Blood Moon trailer
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3 Lorelei (2020)

A man is released from prison after 15 years. He reunites with his high school girlfriend, now a single mother of three. What follows is a lyrical take on love, regret and second chances.

Info

2020-09-09 | Drama

Cast

Pablo Schreiber, Jena Malone

Rating

rating icon 6.087
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    soft voice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    minx
  3. Ranked #1 for
    biker chick

Trailer

Lorelei trailer
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4 Empire of Light (2022)

The duty manager of a seaside cinema, who is struggling with her mental health, forms a relationship with a new employee on the south coast of England in the 1980s.

Info

2022-12-09 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Olivia Colman, Micheal Ward

Rating

rating icon 6.672
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    like The Last Picture Show
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for Valentine's Day
  3. Ranked #2 for
    can hear a pin drop

Trailer

Empire of Light trailer
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5 Better Days (2019)

A bullied teenage girl forms an unlikely friendship with a mysterious young man who protects her from her assailants, while she copes with the pressures of her final examinations.

Info

2019-10-25 | Drama

Cast

Zhou Dongyu, Jackson Yee

Rating

rating icon 8.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    protector
  2. Ranked #4 for
    severe editing
  3. Ranked #5 for
    architectural

Trailer

Better Days trailer
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6 The Electrical Life of Louis Wain (2021)

The extraordinary true story of eccentric British artist Louis Wain, whose playful, sometimes even psychedelic pictures helped to transform the public's perception of cats forever.

Info

2021-10-21 | Drama / History

Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch, Claire Foy

Rating

rating icon 6.923
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    razor-sharp editing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    prodigious talent
  3. Ranked #1 for
    eccentric

Trailer

The Electrical Life of Louis Wain trailer
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7 Passing (2021)

In 1920s New York City, a Black woman finds her world upended when her life becomes intertwined with a former childhood friend who's passing as white.

Info

2021-10-27 | Drama

Cast

Tessa Thompson, Ruth Negga

Rating

rating icon 6.27
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    superb performance
  2. Ranked #1 for
    MTV style editing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    building up atmosphere

Trailer

Passing trailer
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8 TÁR (2022)

Renowned musician Lydia Tár is days away from recording the symphony that will elevate her career. However, Lydia's elaborate facade begins to unravel, revealing dirty secrets and the corrosive nature of power.

Info

2022-09-23 | Drama / Music

Cast

Cate Blanchett, Nina Hoss

Rating

rating icon 7.103
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    musical genius
  2. Ranked #1 for
    complex character
  3. Ranked #2 for
    orgasmic

Trailer

TÁR trailer
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9 Summerland (2020)

A woman during the Second World War opens her heart to an evacuee after initially resolving to be rid of him.

Info

2020-07-24 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Gemma Arterton, Gugu Mbatha-Raw

Rating

rating icon 7.546
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    prickly
  2. Ranked #1 for
    serious undertone
  3. Ranked #1 for
    wholesome

Trailer

Summerland trailer
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10 Never Grow Old (2019)

An Irish undertaker profits when outlaws take over a peaceful town, but his own family come under threat as the death toll increases dramatically.

Info

2019-03-15 | Western

Cast

Emile Hirsch, John Cusack

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    grim and gritty
  2. Ranked #1 for
    bleak
  3. Ranked #1 for
    downright nasty

Trailer

Never Grow Old trailer
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