Top rated multileveled movies that are also complex

Check out today’s highest ranked multileveled and complex movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are multileveled and complex, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country. Maimovie provides context-aware recommendation based on extensive data gathered and analyzed by AI.

Last Update Jul 26 2021

1 Layer Cake (2004)

When a seemingly straight-forward drug deal goes awry, XXXX has to break his die-hard rules and turn up the heat, not only to outwit the old regime and come out on top, but to save his own skin...

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2004-09-30 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Daniel Craig, Sienna Miller

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    subtle directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    convoluted plot
  3. Ranked #1 for
    losing interest quickly

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2 The Past (2013)

After four years apart, Ahmad returns to his wife Marie in Paris in order to progress their divorce. During his brief stay, he cannot help noticing the strained relationship between Marie and her daughter Lucie. As he attempts to improve matters between mother and daughter Ahmad unwittingly lifts the lid on a long buried secret...

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2013-05-17 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Bérénice Bejo, Ali Mosaffa

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly complex
  2. Ranked #1 for
    tightly weaved
  3. Ranked #2 for
    intricate directing

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3 Nocturnal Animals (2016)

Susan Morrow receives a book manuscript from her ex-husband – a man she left 20 years earlier – asking for her opinion of his writing. As she reads, she is drawn into the fictional life of Tony Hastings, a mathematics professor whose family vacation turns violent.

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2016-11-04 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    parallel story
  2. Ranked #1 for
    regretful character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    textured imagery

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4 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009)

Swedish thriller based on Stieg Larsson's novel about a male journalist and a young female hacker. In the opening of the movie, Mikael Blomkvist, a middle-aged publisher for the magazine Millennium, loses a libel case brought by corrupt Swedish industrialist Hans-Erik Wennerström. Nevertheless, he is hired by Henrik Vanger in order to solve a cold case, the disappearance of Vanger's niece

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2009-02-27 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Michael Nyqvist, Noomi Rapace

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    emotionally gripping
  2. Ranked #1 for
    attention capturing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    cleverly constructed

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5 Inside Out (2015)

Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it's no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Riley's guiding emotions— Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness—live in Headquarters, the control centre inside Riley's mind, where they help advise her through everyday life and tries to keep things positive, but the emotions conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house and school.

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2015-06-09 | Animation / Family

Cast

Amy Poehler, Phyllis Smith

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    emotionally complex
  2. Ranked #1 for
    inside the head
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most inventive

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6 The Prestige (2006)

A mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy -- full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly consequences.

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2006-10-19 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Christian Bale, Hugh Jackman

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    watching several times
  2. Ranked #1 for
    deus ex machina
  3. Ranked #1 for
    knocking socks off

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7 Malcolm & Marie (2021)

As a filmmaker and his girlfriend return home from his movie premiere, smoldering tensions and painful revelations push them toward a romantic reckoning.

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2021-01-29 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Zendaya, John David Washington

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely phenomenal
  2. Ranked #2 for
    for heated discussion
  3. Ranked #2 for
    interesting dynamic

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8 The Conversation (1974)

Surveillance expert Harry Caul is hired by a mysterious client's brusque aide to tail a young couple. Tracking the pair through San Francisco's Union Square, Caul and his associate Stan manage to record a cryptic conversation between them. Tormented by memories of a previous case that ended badly, Caul becomes obsessed with the resulting tape, trying to determine if the couple are in danger.

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1974-04-07 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Gene Hackman, John Cazale

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mood piece
  2. Ranked #2 for
    obscure
  3. Ranked #2 for
    perfectly executed

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9 Vantage Point (2008)

The attempted assassination of the American president is told and re-told from several different perspectives.

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2008-02-01 | Drama / Action

Cast

Dennis Quaid, Matthew Fox

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    different point of perspective
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unique perspective
  3. Ranked #1 for
    new perspective

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10 Chinatown (1974)

Private eye Jake Gittes lives off of the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-World War II Southern California. Hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair, Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together.

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1974-06-20 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    muted colors
  2. Ranked #1 for
    aura of mystery
  3. Ranked #1 for
    labyrinthine plot

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