Top rated movies with visionary director that have a gripping start

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

1 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
    carefully constructed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    tightly weaved
  3. Ranked #1 for
    pulse-pounding

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2 Lawrence After Arabia (2020)

This film is the story of the last years of the life of T.E. Lawrence - Lawrence of Arabia - a scholar, writer, soldier and reluctant hero. Retiring to his cottage in Dorset he hopes to escape his past but is pulled into political intrigue. While he has powerful friends, with his uncompromising manner he has made dangerous enemies. As they plot against him he dies in a tragic motorcycle accident. However, with such enemies was his untimely death an assassination and cover up by the British Secret Service?

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2020-05-19 | Drama

Cast

Brian Cox, Hugh Fraser

Rating

rating icon 5.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unintentional
  2. Ranked #2 for
    wondering how on earth
  3. Ranked #2 for
    food for thought

Trailer

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3 Thirteen Lives (2022)

Based on the true nail-biting mission that captivated the world. Twelve boys and the coach of a Thai soccer team explore the Tham Luang cave when an unexpected rainstorm traps them in a chamber inside the mountain. Entombed behind a maze of flooded cave tunnels, they face impossible odds. A team of world-class divers navigate through miles of dangerous cave networks to discover that finding the boys is only the beginning.

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2022-07-18 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Viggo Mortensen, Colin Farrell

Rating

rating icon 7.899
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    on tenterhooks
  2. Ranked #2 for
    dramatized
  3. Ranked #2 for
    thrilling

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4 The Stranger (2022)

Two strangers strike up a conversation on a long journey. One is a suspect in an unsolved missing person’s case and the other an undercover operative on his trail. Their uneasy friendship becomes the core of this tightly wrought thriller, which is based on the true story of one of the largest investigations and undercover operations in Australia.

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2022-10-06 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Joel Edgerton, Sean Harris

Rating

rating icon 6.142
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    riveting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    renegade
  3. Ranked #1 for
    utterly absorbing

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5 Caveat (2021)

A lone drifter suffering from partial memory loss accepts a job to look after a psychologically troubled woman in an abandoned house on an isolated island.

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2021-10-20 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Jonathan French, Leila Sykes

Rating

rating icon 5.978
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    total darkness
  2. Ranked #2 for
    ominous mood
  3. Ranked #2 for
    anticlimactic

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6 The Standoff at Sparrow Creek (2019)

After a mass shooting at a police funeral, reclusive ex-cop Gannon finds himself unwittingly forced out of retirement when he realizes that the killer belongs to the same militia he joined after quitting the force. Understanding that the shooting could set off a chain reaction of copycat violence across the country, Gannon quarantines his fellow militiamen in the remote lumber mill they call their headquarters. There, he sets about a series of grueling interrogations, intent on ferreting out the killer and turning him over to the authorities to prevent further bloodshed.

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2019-01-18 | Crime / Drama

Cast

James Badge Dale, Brian Geraghty

Rating

rating icon 6.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    contrived plot
  2. Ranked #1 for
    crisp dialogue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    taut

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7 Run (2020)

Chloe, a teenager who is confined to a wheelchair, is homeschooled by her mother, Diane. Chloe soon becomes suspicious of her mother and begins to suspect that she may be harboring a dark secret.

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2020-11-20 | Thriller / Horror

Cast

Sarah Paulson, Kiera Allen

Rating

rating icon 7.256
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    satisfying watch
  2. Ranked #1 for
    nail-biting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with WTF moments

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8 Connie Lynn (2022)

Connie Lynn suffering post traumatic stress and depression navigates her way through life with Benny Lynn, she enters in to a whole new world she does not even know she is in without help to figure out where and who she is.

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2022-08-19 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Kate Hargrave, Lee Westwick

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    genius
  2. Ranked #1 for
    utterly brilliant
  3. Ranked #1 for
    compulsively watchable

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9 Parasite (2019)

All unemployed, Ki-taek's family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks for their livelihood until they get entangled in an unexpected incident.

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2019-05-30 | Comedy / Thriller

Cast

Song Kang-ho, Lee Sun-kyun

Rating

rating icon 8.509
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    using elocution
  2. Ranked #1 for
    exceptional
  3. Ranked #1 for
    masterpiece

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10 Night Hunter (2019)

A Minnesota police officer crosses paths with a committed and tireless vigilante as he follows the trail of a ruthless predator responsible for several abductions and murders.

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2019-08-29 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Henry Cavill, Ben Kingsley

Rating

rating icon 6.562
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    somewhat confusing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    little bit better
  3. Ranked #1 for
    lobotomizing

Trailer

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