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Top rated stretched to breaking point movies that are also absolute gem

Check out today’s highest ranked stretched to breaking point and absolute gem movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are stretched to breaking point and absolute gem, 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 Oct 21 2020

1 The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (2019)

Against all the odds, a thirteen year old boy in Malawi invents an unconventional way to save his family and village from famine.

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2019-03-01 | Drama

Cast

Maxwell Simba, Chiwetel Ejiofor

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    humbling
  2. Ranked #2 for
    good directing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    beautiful script

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2 The Incredibles (2004)

Bob Parr has given up his superhero days to log in time as an insurance adjuster and raise his three children with his formerly heroic wife in suburbia. But when he receives a mysterious assignment, it's time to get back into costume.

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2004-11-05 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    uniform cast
  2. Ranked #2 for
    solid entertainment
  3. Ranked #2 for
    family-friendly

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3 Lantana (2001)

Plagued with grief over the murder of her daughter, Valerie Somers suspects that her husband John is cheating on her. When Valerie disappears, Detective Leon Zat attempts to solve the mystery of her absence. A complex web of love, sex and deceit emerges -- drawing in four related couples whose various partners are distrustful and suspicious about each other's involvement.

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2001-10-04 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Anthony LaPaglia, Rachael Blake

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    tangled
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fully fleshed
  3. Ranked #1 for
    thorny

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4 Uncut Gems (2019)

A charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime. Howard must perform a precarious high-wire act, balancing business, family, and encroaching adversaries on all sides in his relentless pursuit of the ultimate win.

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2019-08-30 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Adam Sandler, Julia Fox

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    grated voice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    likable character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    drowned-out dialogue

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5 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)

After an abrupt and violent encounter with a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his ship, a captain of the British Royal Navy begins a chase over two oceans to capture or destroy the enemy, though he must weigh his commitment to duty and ferocious pursuit of glory against the safety of his devoted crew, including the ship's thoughtful surgeon, his best friend.

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2003-11-14 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Russell Crowe, Paul Bettany

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    masterly
  2. Ranked #2 for
    commanding attention
  3. Ranked #2 for
    evoking

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6 The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting skills to work for an amoral warden. During his long stretch in prison, Dufresne comes to be admired by the other inmates -- including an older prisoner named Red -- for his integrity and unquenchable sense of hope.

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1994-09-23 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman

Rating

rating icon 8.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    timeless masterpiece
  2. Ranked #1 for
    wonderfully crafted
  3. Ranked #1 for
    brilliant writing

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7 The Apartment (1960)

Bud Baxter is a minor clerk in a huge New York insurance company, until he discovers a quick way to climb the corporate ladder. He lends out his apartment to the executives as a place to take their mistresses. Although he often has to deal with the aftermath of their visits, one night he's left with a major problem to solve.

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1960-06-21 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ideal casting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    strained plot
  3. Ranked #1 for
    straight dramatic acting

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8 Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure.

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2015-04-22 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    formidable villain
  2. Ranked #1 for
    quip lines
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unwieldy

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9 Drive (2011)

Driver is a skilled Hollywood stuntman who moonlights as a getaway driver for criminals. Though he projects an icy exterior, lately he's been warming up to a pretty neighbor named Irene and her young son, Benicio. When Irene's husband gets out of jail, he enlists Driver's help in a million-dollar heist. The job goes horribly wrong, and Driver must risk his life to protect Irene and Benicio from the vengeful masterminds behind the robbery.

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2011-08-06 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    minimal dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    quiet
  3. Ranked #1 for
    brutal violence

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10 The King (2019)

England, 15th century. Hal, a capricious prince who lives among the populace far from court, is forced by circumstances to reluctantly accept the throne and become Henry V.

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2019-10-11 | Drama / History

Cast

Timothée Chalamet, Joel Edgerton

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more accurate
  2. Ranked #1 for
    excellently portrayal
  3. Ranked #1 for
    beautifully put together

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