Top rated staggering movies that are also elegant

Check out today’s highest ranked staggering and elegant movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are staggering and elegant, 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 The Queen (2006)

The Queen is an intimate behind the scenes glimpse at the interaction between HM Elizabeth II and Prime Minister Tony Blair during their struggle, following the death of Diana, to reach a compromise between what was a private tragedy for the Royal family and the public's demand for an overt display of mourning.

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2006-09-15 | Drama / History

Cast

Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    astute
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fascinating glimpse
  3. Ranked #1 for
    detailed look

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

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3 The Artist (2011)

Hollywood, 1927: As silent movie star George Valentin wonders if the arrival of talking pictures will cause him to fade into oblivion, he sparks with Peppy Miller, a young dancer set for a big break.

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2011-10-08 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    critically acclaimed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with expressive eyes
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with expressive face

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4 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
    watching further
  3. Ranked #1 for
    knocking socks off

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5 Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019)

On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the eighteenth century, a female painter is obliged to paint a wedding portrait of a young woman.

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2019-06-17 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Noémie Merlant, Adèle Haenel

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    visually beautiful
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with artistic vision
  3. Ranked #1 for
    cinematic art

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6 The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting, the battle for an enormous family fortune and the slow and then sudden upheavals that transformed Europe during the first half of the 20th century.

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2014-02-26 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Ralph Fiennes, Tony Revolori

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    brilliantly constructed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    carefully constructed
  3. Ranked #1 for
    masterful story

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7 Notes on a Scandal (2006)

A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond platonic friendship.

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2006-12-25 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Judi Dench, Cate Blanchett

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unanticipated
  2. Ranked #1 for
    rounded character
  3. Ranked #2 for
    acid-tongued dialogue

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8 Road to Perdition (2002)

Mike Sullivan works as a hit man for crime boss John Rooney. Sullivan views Rooney as a father figure, however after his son is witness to a killing, Mike Sullivan finds himself on the run in attempt to save the life of his son and at the same time looking for revenge on those who wronged him.

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2002-07-12 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Tom Hanks, Paul Newman

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    Oscar worthy
  2. Ranked #2 for
    recommended for fathers
  3. Ranked #3 for
    superb directing

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9 Ratatouille (2007)

Remy, a resident of Paris, appreciates good food and has quite a sophisticated palate. He would love to become a chef so he can create and enjoy culinary masterpieces to his heart's delight. The only problem is, Remy is a rat. When he winds up in the sewer beneath one of Paris' finest restaurants, the rodent gourmet finds himself ideally placed to realize his dream.

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2007-06-28 | Animation / Comedy

Cast

Patton Oswalt, Ian Holm

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    flavorful
  2. Ranked #1 for
    spot-on
  3. Ranked #1 for
    creative and original directing

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10 Roma (2018)

In 1970s Mexico City, two domestic workers help a mother of four while her husband is away for an extended period of time.

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2018-08-25 | Drama

Cast

Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    masterfully executed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    immersive story
  3. Ranked #1 for
    Oscar nomination deserving

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