Top rated moving smoothly movies that are also telling

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

1 Blue Bayou (2021)

As a Korean-American man raised in the Louisiana bayou works hard to make a life for his family, he must confront the ghosts of his past as he discovers that he could be deported from the only country he has ever called home.

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2021-09-10 | Drama

Cast

Justin Chon, Alicia Vikander

Rating

rating icon 7.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    disapproving character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unpolished production
  3. Ranked #1 for
    emotional punch

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2 Waves (2019)

A controlling father’s attempts to ensure that his two children succeed in high school backfire after his son experiences a career-ending sports injury. Their familial bonds are eventually placed under severe strain by an unexpected tragedy.

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2019-11-15 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Kelvin Harrison Jr., Taylor Russell

Rating

rating icon 7.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    distinctive directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    directing with craftmanship
  3. Ranked #1 for
    flashy visual

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3 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
    omniscient
  2. Ranked #1 for
    traditional narrative
  3. Ranked #1 for
    textured imagery

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4 The Set-Up (1949)

Expecting the usual loss, a boxing manager takes bribes from a betting gangster without telling his fighter.

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1949-03-29 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Robert Ryan, Audrey Totter

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lean and mean
  2. Ranked #1 for
    masterful directing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fed up

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5 About Endlessness (2019)

A reflection on human life in all its beauty and cruelty, its splendor and banality, guided by a Scheherazade-esque narrator. Inconsequential moments have the same significance as historical events. Simultaneously an ode and a lament, presents a kaleidoscope of all that is eternally human, an infinite story of the vulnerability of existence.

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2019-11-15 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Jan-Eje Ferling, Kristina Ekmark

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    everything fitting together
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unmistakable acting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    static

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6 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
    history buff
  2. Ranked #1 for
    worth renting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    left unrevealed

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7 Pain and Glory (2019)

Salvador Mallo, a filmmaker in the twilight of his career, remembers his life: his mother, his lovers, the actors he worked with. The sixties in a small village in Valencia, the eighties in Madrid, the present, when he feels an immeasurable emptiness, facing his mortality, the incapability of continuing filming, the impossibility of separating creation from his own life. The need of narrating his past can be his salvation.

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2019-03-22 | Drama

Cast

Antonio Banderas, Asier Etxeandia

Rating

rating icon 7.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    use of primary colors
  2. Ranked #1 for
    bold colors
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for introspection

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8 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)

I was born under unusual circumstances. And so begins The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, adapted from the 1920s story by F. Scott Fitzgerald about a man who is born in his eighties and ages backwards: a man, like any of us, who is unable to stop time. We follow his story, set in New Orleans, from the end of World War I in 1918 into the 21st century, following his journey that is as unusual as any man's life can be. Benjamin Button, is a grand tale of a not-so-ordinary man and the people and places he discovers along the way, the loves he finds, the joys of life and the sadness of death, and what lasts beyond time.

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2008-12-25 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    interesting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    wonderful
  3. Ranked #1 for
    curious

Trailer

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9 The Photograph (2020)

When famed photographer Christina Eames dies unexpectedly, she leaves her estranged daughter, Mae, hurt, angry and full of questions. When Mae finds a photograph tucked away in a safe-deposit box, she soon finds herself delving into her mother's early life -- an investigation that leads to an unexpected romance with a rising journalist.

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2020-02-14 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Issa Rae, Lakeith Stanfield

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    love at first sight
  2. Ranked #1 for
    refreshing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    interrelated story

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10 Drive My Car (2021)

Yusuke Kafuku, a stage actor and director, still unable, after two years, to cope with the loss of his beloved wife, accepts to direct Uncle Vanya at a theater festival in Hiroshima. There he meets Misaki, an introverted young woman, appointed to drive his car. In between rides, secrets from the past and heartfelt confessions will be unveiled.

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2021-08-18 | Drama

Cast

Hidetoshi Nishijima, Toko Miura

Rating

rating icon 7.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    emotionally complex
  2. Ranked #1 for
    left unsaid
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with epiphany moments

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