Top rated moving smoothly movies that are also like a history lesson

Check out today’s highest ranked moving smoothly and like a history lesson movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are moving smoothly and like a history lesson, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 A Call to Spy (2020)

The story of Vera Atkins, a crafty spy recruiter, and two of the first women she selects for Churchill's "secret army": Virginia Hall, a daring American undaunted by a disability and Noor Inayat Khan, a pacifist. These civilian women form an unlikely sisterhood while entangled in dangerous missions to turn the tide of the war.

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2020-10-02 | History / Crime

Cast

Sarah Megan Thomas, Stana Katic

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gallant
  2. Ranked #1 for
    dismay
  3. Ranked #1 for
    courageous

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2 Mirror (1975)

A dying man in his forties recalls his childhood, his mother, the war and personal moments that tell of and juxtapose pivotal moments in Soviet history with daily life.

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1975-03-07 | Drama / History

Cast

Margarita Terekhova, Ignat Daniltsev

Rating

rating icon 8.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lyrical directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    watching numerous times
  3. Ranked #1 for
    conventional narrative

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3 The Last Duel (2021)

King Charles VI declares that Knight Jean de Carrouges settle his dispute with his squire, Jacques Le Gris, by challenging him to a duel.

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2021-10-13 | Action / Drama

Cast

Matt Damon, Adam Driver

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    different point of perspective
  2. Ranked #1 for
    distorted view
  3. Ranked #1 for
    like The Book Thief

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4 Straight Outta Compton (2015)

In 1987, five young men, using brutally honest rhymes and hardcore beats, put their frustration and anger about life in the most dangerous place in America into the most powerful weapon they had: their music. Taking us back to where it all began, Straight Outta Compton tells the true story of how these cultural rebels—armed only with their lyrics, swagger, bravado and raw talent—stood up to the authorities that meant to keep them down and formed the world’s most dangerous group, N.W.A. And as they spoke the truth that no one had before and exposed life in the hood, their voice ignited a social revolution that is still reverberating today.

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2015-08-11 | Drama / Music

Cast

O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins

Rating

rating icon 7.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    meteoric rise
  2. Ranked #2 for
    rise and fall
  3. Ranked #3 for
    thuggish

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5 Respect (2021)

The rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom.

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2021-08-12 | Music / Drama

Cast

Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    angelic voice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    solid casting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    Biography

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6 Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)

Bill O'Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers on the orders of FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends—falling for a fellow revolutionary en route—a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul.

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2021-02-12 | Drama / History

Cast

Daniel Kaluuya, Lakeith Stanfield

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    potent
  2. Ranked #1 for
    charismatic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    powerful

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7 The Eyes of Tammy Faye (2021)

In the 1970s and ’80s, Tammy Faye and Jim Bakker rose from humble beginnings to create the world’s largest religious broadcasting network and a theme park, and were revered for their message of love, acceptance, and prosperity.

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2021-09-17 | Drama / History

Cast

Jessica Chastain, Andrew Garfield

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    empathetic character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    falling from grace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    prominent role

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8 Windtalkers (2002)

Joe Enders is a gung-ho Marine assigned to protect a "windtalker" - one of several Navajo Indians who were used to relay messages during World War II because their spoken language was indecipherable to Japanese code breakers.

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2002-06-14 | War / Drama

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Adam Beach

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    life and limb story
  2. Ranked #1 for
    spectacular action sequence
  3. Ranked #2 for
    half-ass

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9 The Lost City of Z (2017)

A true-life drama in the 1920s, centering on British explorer Col. Percy Fawcett, who discovered evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilization in the Amazon and disappeared whilst searching for it.

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2017-03-15 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mapped out
  2. Ranked #2 for
    suffering wife
  3. Ranked #2 for
    practically non-existent

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10 The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008)

When his family moves from their home in Berlin to a strange new house in Poland, young Bruno befriends Shmuel, a boy who lives on the other side of the fence where everyone seems to be wearing striped pajamas. Unaware of Shmuel's fate as a Jewish prisoner or the role his own Nazi father plays in his imprisonment, Bruno embarks on a dangerous journey inside the camp's walls.

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2008-05-07 | War / Drama

Cast

Asa Butterfield, Jack Scanlon

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    childhood innocence
  2. Ranked #2 for
    like The Book Thief
  3. Ranked #2 for
    innocence of youth

Trailer

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