Top rated obstinate movies that are also iconic

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

1 True Grit (1969)

The murder of her father sends a teenage tomboy on a mission of 'justice', which involves avenging her father's death. She recruits a tough old marshal, 'Rooster' Cogburn because he has 'true grit', and a reputation of getting the job done.

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1969-06-11 | Western

Cast

John Wayne, Glen Campbell

Rating

rating icon 7.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    tough-minded
  2. Ranked #3 for
    obstinate
  3. Ranked #3 for
    iconic imagery

Trailer

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2 Saving Mr. Banks (2013)

Author P.L. Travers looks back on her childhood while reluctantly meeting with Walt Disney, who seeks to adapt her Mary Poppins books for the big screen.

Info

2013-11-16 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    beloved
  2. Ranked #5 for
    belligerent
  3. Ranked #7 for
    early childhood

Trailer

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3 Red River (1948)

Headstrong Thomas Dunson starts a thriving Texas cattle ranch with the help of his faithful trail hand, Groot, and his protégé, Matthew Garth, an orphan Dunson took under his wing when Matt was a boy. In need of money following the Civil War, Dunson and Matt lead a cattle drive to Missouri, where they will get a better price than locally, but the crotchety older man and his willful young partner begin to butt heads on the exhausting journey.

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1948-08-26 | Western / Adventure

Cast

John Wayne, Montgomery Clift

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    stubborn character
  2. Ranked #3 for
    tough-minded
  3. Ranked #4 for
    obstinate

Trailer

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4 Mohabbatein (2000)

At a prestigious all-male university, three friends seek love outside of the school grounds; at the same time, a newly-hired music teacher seeks to befriend and loosen up the militantly strict headmaster.

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2000-10-27 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    disciplinarian
  2. Ranked #2 for
    cheesy dialogue
  3. Ranked #2 for
    instantly falling in love

Trailer

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5 The Quiet Man (1952)

An American man returns to the village of his birth in Ireland, where he finds love and conflict.

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1952-07-21 | Romance / Comedy

Cast

John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    wooing plot
  2. Ranked #5 for
    jaundiced view
  3. Ranked #6 for
    rowdy character

Trailer

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6 Cantinflas (2014)

Mike Todd is a Broadway producer struggling to produce the film. Around the World in 80 Days. In Mexico, Mario Moreno, a young entertainer is struggling to get some respect, and he manages to become a star. A twist of faith makes them partners. Together they won the Oscar for Best Picture.

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2014-08-29 | Drama

Cast

Óscar Jaenada, Michael Imperioli

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    respectable
  2. Ranked #5 for
    most poignant
  3. Ranked #5 for
    bright lighting

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7 The Judge (2014)

A successful lawyer returns to his hometown for his mother's funeral only to discover that his estranged father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder.

Info

2014-10-08 | Drama

Cast

Robert Downey Jr., Robert Duvall

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    recommended for fathers
  2. Ranked #6 for
    heartfelt drama
  3. Ranked #7 for
    for deliberation

Trailer

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8 McLintock! (1963)

Ageing, wealthy, rancher and self-made man, George Washington McLintock is forced to deal with numerous personal and professional problems. Seemingly everyone wants a piece of his enormous farmstead, including high-ranking government men, McLintock's own sons and nearby Native Americans. As McLintock tries to juggle his various adversaries, his wife—who left him two years previously—suddenly returns. But she isn't interested in George; she wants custody of their daughter.

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1963-11-12 | Western / Comedy

Cast

John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    westernized
  2. Ranked #5 for
    tough guy role
  3. Ranked #8 for
    boisterous

Trailer

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9 Harishchandrachi Factory (2009)

The movie depicts efforts and struggle by Dadasaheb Falke for creating first motion picture in India - Raja Harishchandra.

Info

2009-07-01 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Nandu Madhav, Vibhavari Deshpande

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    with light moments
  2. Ranked #4 for
    eccentric genius
  3. Ranked #6 for
    magnum opus

Trailer

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10 Under the Shadow (2016)

After Shideh's building is hit by a missile during the Iran-Iraq War, a superstitious neighbor suggests that the missile was cursed and might be carrying malevolent Middle-Eastern spirits. She becomes convinced a supernatural force within the building is attempting to possess her daughter Dorsa, and she has no choice but to confront these forces if she is to save her daughter and herself.

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2016-10-07 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Narges Rashidi, Avin Manshadi

Rating

rating icon 6.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for horror movie day
  2. Ranked #2 for
    cheap shocks
  3. Ranked #3 for
    psychologically horrifying

Trailer

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