Top rated multileveled movies that are also punishing

Check out today’s highest ranked multileveled and punishing movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are multileveled and punishing, 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 19 2021

1 Raging Bull (1980)

The life of boxer Jake LaMotta, whose violence and temper that led him to the top in the ring destroyed his life outside of it.

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1980-11-14 | Drama / History

Cast

Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rise to top
  2. Ranked #1 for
    belligerent
  3. Ranked #1 for
    ultimate downfall

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2 The Young and the Damned (1950)

A group of juvenile delinquents lives a criminal, violent life in the festering slums of Mexico City, among them the young Pedro, whose morality is gradually corrupted and destroyed by the others.

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1950-12-09 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Alfonso Mejía, Estela Inda

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    featuring a cycle of violence
  2. Ranked #1 for
    non-professional cast
  3. Ranked #2 for
    pushing to limits

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3 The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2005)

When brash Texas border officer Mike Norton wrongfully kills and buries the friend and ranch hand of Pete Perkins, the latter is reminded of a promise he made to bury his friend, Melquiades Estrada, in his Mexican home town. He kidnaps Norton and exhumes Estrada's corpse, and the odd caravan sets out on horseback for Mexico.

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2005-11-17 | Adventure / Crime

Cast

Tommy Lee Jones, Barry Pepper

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    finely drawn
  2. Ranked #2 for
    straightforward narrative
  3. Ranked #4 for
    rugged

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4 Eye for an Eye (2019)

Mario, an exemplary man, lives in a village on the Galician coast. In the old people’s home, where he works as a nurse, everyone appreciates him. When the best known narco in the area, Antonio Padín, recently released from prison, enters the residence, Mario tries to make Antonio feel at home. Now, Padín's two sons, Kike and Toño, are in charge of the family business. The failure of an operation will put Kike in jail and cause them to owe a large debt to a Colombian supplier. Toño will turn to the nurse to try to convince his father to assume the debt. But Mario has his own plans.

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2019-08-30 | Action / Drama

Cast

Luis Tosar, María Vázquez

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    watching indispensably
  2. Ranked #3 for
    regularly directed
  3. Ranked #3 for
    compelling directing

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5 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)

This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch's niece from 40 years ago. He is aided by the pierced, tattooed, punk computer hacker named Lisbeth Salander. As they work together in the investigation, Blomkvist and Salander uncover immense corruption beyond anything they have ever imagined.

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2011-12-14 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    truer
  2. Ranked #3 for
    more nuanced
  3. Ranked #4 for
    Americanized

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6 There Will Be Blood (2007)

Ruthless silver miner, turned oil prospector, Daniel Plainview, moves to oil-rich California. Using his son to project a trustworthy, family-man image, Plainview cons local landowners into selling him their valuable properties for a pittance. However, local preacher Eli Sunday suspects Plainview's motives and intentions, starting a slow-burning feud that threatens both their lives.

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2007-12-28 | Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    for in-depth study
  2. Ranked #3 for
    fully-formed cast
  3. Ranked #3 for
    sheer force

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7 Pan's Labyrinth (2006)

Living with her tyrannical stepfather in a new home with her pregnant mother, 10-year-old Ofelia feels alone until she explores a decaying labyrinth guarded by a mysterious faun who claims to know her destiny. If she wishes to return to her real father, Ofelia must complete three terrifying tasks.

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2006-08-25 | Fantasy / Drama

Cast

Ivana Baquero, Maribel Verdú

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    stark reality
  2. Ranked #2 for
    standing ovation
  3. Ranked #2 for
    intermixed plot

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8 '71 (2014)

A young British soldier must find his way back to safety after his unit accidentally abandons him during a riot in the streets of Belfast.

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2014-10-10 | Thriller / Action

Cast

Jack O'Connell, Sean Harris

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    equally compelling
  2. Ranked #4 for
    smooth ride
  3. Ranked #4 for
    disoriented

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9 The Departed (2006)

To take down South Boston's Irish Mafia, the police send in one of their own to infiltrate the underworld, not realizing the syndicate has done likewise. While an undercover cop curries favor with the mob kingpin, a career criminal rises through the police ranks. But both sides soon discover there's a mole among them.

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2006-10-05 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Jack Nicholson, Leonardo DiCaprio

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    inside look into organized crime
  2. Ranked #3 for
    creditable directing
  3. Ranked #4 for
    gritty and violent

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10 Bringing Out the Dead (1999)

Once called Father Frank for his efforts to rescue lives, Frank sees the ghosts of those he failed to save around every turn. He has tried everything he can to get fired, calling in sick, delaying taking calls where he might have to face one more victim he couldn't help, yet cannot quit the job on his own.

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1999-10-22 | Drama

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Patricia Arquette

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    visual stylist
  2. Ranked #1 for
    seedy underbelly
  3. Ranked #1 for
    master filmmaker

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