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Top rated stretched to breaking point movies that are also brutally honest

Check out today’s highest ranked stretched to breaking point and brutally honest movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are stretched to breaking point and brutally honest, 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 Brokeback Mountain (2005)

Two modern-day cowboys meet on a shepherding job in the summer of '63, the two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a lifelong relationship conflict

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2005-09-10 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    left unsaid
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most heartbreaking
  3. Ranked #1 for
    heart-wrenching

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2 American History X (1998)

Derek Vineyard is paroled after serving 3 years in prison for killing two African-American men. Through his brother, Danny Vineyard's narration, we learn that before going to prison, Derek was a skinhead and the leader of a violent white supremacist gang that committed acts of racial crime throughout L.A. and his actions greatly influenced Danny. Reformed and fresh out of prison, Derek severs contact with the gang and becomes determined to keep Danny from going down the same violent path as he did.

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1998-10-30 | Drama

Cast

Edward Norton, Edward Furlong

Rating

rating icon 8.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    totally believable acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    outlook on life
  3. Ranked #1 for
    entirely convincing acting

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3 Monster's Ball (2001)

Set in the southern USA, a racist white man, Hank, falls in love with a black woman named Leticia. Ironically, Hank is a prison guard working on Death Row who executed Leticia's husband. Hank and Leticia's inter-racial affair leads to confusion and new ideas for the two unlikely lovers.

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2001-06-07 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Billy Bob Thornton, Halle Berry

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    vitriolic dialogue
  2. Ranked #2 for
    somewhat depressing subject
  3. Ranked #2 for
    peachy

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4 Irreversible (2002)

Events over the course of one traumatic night in Paris unfold in reverse-chronological order as the beautiful Alex is brutally raped and beaten by a stranger in the underpass, and subsequently seeks revenge upon her assailant. A simultaneously beautiful and terrible examination of the destructive nature of cause and effect, and how time destroys everything.

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2002-05-22 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Monica Bellucci, Vincent Cassel

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most shocking
  2. Ranked #1 for
    violent acting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    troubling

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5 Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)

Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, finds herself.

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2013-10-09 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Adèle Exarchopoulos, Léa Seydoux

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    much more satisfying
  2. Ranked #2 for
    passionate
  3. Ranked #2 for
    pornographic

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6 Beasts of No Nation (2015)

A drama based on the experiences of Agu, a child fighting in the civil war of an unnamed, fictional West African country. Follows the journey of Agu as he's forced to join a group of soldiers. While Agu fears his commander and many of the men around him, his fledgling childhood has been brutally shattered by the war raging through his country, and he is at first torn between conflicting revulsion and fascination. Depicts the mechanics of war and does not shy away from explicit, visceral detail, painting a complex, difficult picture of Agu as a child soldier.

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2015-09-11 | Drama / War

Cast

Abraham Attah, Idris Elba

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lost innocence
  2. Ranked #2 for
    sobering
  3. Ranked #2 for
    brutally honest

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7 Like Crazy (2011)

A British college student falls for an American student, only to be separated from him when she's banned from the U.S. after overstaying her visa.

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2011-10-28 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Anton Yelchin, Felicity Jones

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    more interesting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    madly in love
  3. Ranked #2 for
    emotionally effecting

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8 The Nightingale (2018)

In 1825, Claire, a 21-year-old Irish convict, chases a British soldier through the rugged Tasmanian wilderness, bent on revenge for a terrible act of violence he committed against her family. She enlists the services of an Aboriginal tracker who is also marked by trauma from his own violence-filled past.

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2018-09-23 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Aisling Franciosi, Sam Claflin

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    confronting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    unflinching
  3. Ranked #2 for
    abhorrent

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9 American Beauty (1999)

Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.

Info

1999-09-15 | Drama

Cast

Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    discontent character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with miserable existence
  3. Ranked #1 for
    boy next door

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10 Ghost World (2001)

Two quirky, cynical teenaged girls try to figure out what to do with their lives after high school graduation. After they play a prank on an eccentric, middle aged record collector, one of them befriends him, which causes a rift in the girls' friendship.

Info

2001-07-20 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Thora Birch, Scarlett Johansson

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    caustic dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    perceptive
  3. Ranked #1 for
    snide lines

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