Top rated staying true to spirit movies on BritBox

Check out today’s highest ranked staying true to spirit movies on BritBox! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best staying true to spirit movies on BritBox, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 A Room with a View (1986)

When Lucy Honeychurch and chaperon Charlotte Bartlett find themselves in Florence with rooms without views, fellow guests Mr Emerson and son George step in to remedy the situation. Meeting the Emersons could change Lucy's life forever but, once back in England, how will her experiences in Tuscany affect her marriage plans?

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1986-03-07 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Helena Bonham Carter, Julian Sands

Rating

rating icon 6.993
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #11 for
    prissy
  2. Ranked #12 for
    scrawny
  3. Ranked #42 for
    sabbatical

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2 The Reader (2008)

The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as a concentration camp guard late in the war. He alone realizes that Hanna is illiterate and may be concealing that fact at the expense of her freedom.

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2008-12-10 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Kate Winslet, Ralph Fiennes

Rating

rating icon 7.466
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #124 for
    Oscar-worthy performance
  2. Ranked #157 for
    with epiphany moments
  3. Ranked #157 for
    like Pride & Prejudice

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3 Trainspotting (1996)

Heroin addict Mark Renton stumbles through bad ideas and sobriety attempts with his unreliable friends -- Sick Boy, Begbie, Spud and Tommy. He also has an underage girlfriend, Diane, along for the ride. After cleaning up and moving from Edinburgh to London, Mark finds he can't escape the life he left behind when Begbie shows up at his front door on the lam, and a scheming Sick Boy follows.

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1996-02-23 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner

Rating

rating icon 7.97
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #37 for
    with cockney accent
  2. Ranked #148 for
    smart and witty dialogue
  3. Ranked #183 for
    showing underbelly

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4 My Week with Marilyn (2011)

London, 1956. Genius actor and film director Laurence Olivier is about to begin the shooting of his upcoming movie, premiered in 1957 as The Prince and the Showgirl, starring Marilyn Monroe. Young Colin Clark, who dreams on having a career in movie business, manages to get a job on the set as third assistant director.

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2011-11-23 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Michelle Williams, Kenneth Branagh

Rating

rating icon 6.686
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #14 for
    pin-up girl
  2. Ranked #69 for
    perfect casting
  3. Ranked #144 for
    Biography

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5 The Imitation Game (2014)

Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain's top-secret Government Code and Cypher School at Bletchley Park, during the darkest days of World War II.

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2014-11-14 | History / Drama

Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley

Rating

rating icon 8.003
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #11 for
    sad
  2. Ranked #70 for
    hagiography
  3. Ranked #75 for
    critically acclaimed

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6 Persuasion (2007)

Royal Navy captain Wentworth was haughtily turned down eight years ago as suitor of pompous baronet Sir Walter Elliot's daughter Anne, despite true love. Now he visits their former seaside country estate, rented by his brother-in-law, admiral Croft, so the financially stressed baronet can afford a fashionable, cheaper residence in trendy Bath. First the former lovers meet again on the estate, where they feel vibes again, but neither dares admit them until it seems too late.

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2007-04-01 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Sally Hawkins, Rupert Penry-Jones

Rating

rating icon 7.313
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #31 for
    like Pride & Prejudice
  2. Ranked #132 for
    waggish
  3. Ranked #167 for
    vainglorious

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7 Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939)

A shy British teacher looks back nostalgically at his long career, taking note of the people who touched his life.

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1939-07-28 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Robert Donat, Greer Garson

Rating

rating icon 7.377
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #49 for
    sabbatical
  2. Ranked #54 for
    mawkish
  3. Ranked #59 for
    wallflower

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8 An Inspector Calls (2015)

Northern England, 1912. The dinner of a wealthy family is interrupted by Inspector Goole, who only announces that a young woman has committed suicide. Then, he simply asks everyone present, one by one, if they knew her.

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2015-09-13 | Drama / Crime

Cast

David Thewlis, Ken Stott

Rating

rating icon 7.438
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #59 for
    stoic
  2. Ranked #137 for
    Period Drama
  3. Ranked #162 for
    puzzled

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9 Camelot (1967)

The plot of his illegitimate son Mordred to gain the throne, and Guinevere's growing attachment to Sir Lancelot, threatens to topple King Arthur and destroy his "round table" of knights.

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1967-10-25 | Adventure / Music

Cast

Richard Harris, Vanessa Redgrave

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #12 for
    arthurian
  2. Ranked #49 for
    rocking
  3. Ranked #53 for
    bloated

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10 My Boy Jack (2007)

Author Rudyard Kipling and his wife search for their 17-year-old son after he goes missing during WWI.

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2007-11-11 | Drama / History

Cast

Daniel Radcliffe, David Haig

Rating

rating icon 6.549
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #52 for
    jingoistic
  2. Ranked #71 for
    gung-ho
  3. Ranked #132 for
    like Harry Potter

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