Top rated stretched to breaking point movies that are also downbeat

Check out today’s highest ranked stretched to breaking point and downbeat movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are stretched to breaking point and downbeat, 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 Jun 14 2021

1 Dark River (2018)

After her father dies, a young woman returns to her Yorkshire village for the first time in 15 years to claim the family farm she believes is hers.

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2018-02-23 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Ruth Wilson, Mark Stanley

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    unremitting
  2. Ranked #4 for
    somewhat depressing subject
  3. Ranked #4 for
    despaired

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2 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 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Billy Bob Thornton, Halle Berry

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    distraught
  2. Ranked #2 for
    weighty atmosphere
  3. Ranked #2 for
    entirely convincing acting

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3 Macbeth (2015)

Feature film adaptation of Shakespeare's Scottish play about General Macbeth whose ambitious wife urges him to use wicked means in order to gain power of the throne over the sitting king, Duncan.

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2015-08-16 | War / History

Cast

Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    hoarse voice
  2. Ranked #2 for
    visually striking
  3. Ranked #2 for
    staying true to spirit

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4 Possum (2018)

A disgraced children’s puppeteer returns to his childhood home and is forced to confront his wicked stepfather and the secrets that have tortured him his entire life.

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2018-10-26 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Sean Harris, Alun Armstrong

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    utterly boring
  2. Ranked #1 for
    brooding atmosphere
  3. Ranked #2 for
    mood piece

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5 Ida (2013)

Anna, a young novitiate in 1960s Poland, is on the verge of taking her vows when she discovers a family secret dating back to the years of the German occupation.

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2013-10-25 | Drama

Cast

Agata Trzebuchowska, Agata Kulesza

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    artistic view
  2. Ranked #1 for
    beautifully composed
  3. Ranked #1 for
    aesthetically valuable

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6 Vivarium (2019)

A young woman and her fiancé are in search of the perfect starter home. After following a mysterious real estate agent to a new housing development, the couple finds themselves trapped in a maze of identical houses and forced to raise an otherworldly child.

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2019-09-07 | Science Fiction / Horror

Cast

Imogen Poots, Jesse Eisenberg

Rating

rating icon 6.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    satisfying resolution
  2. Ranked #2 for
    anti-climactic ending
  3. Ranked #2 for
    left unanswered

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7 Nobody Knows (2004)

In a small Tokyo apartment, twelve-year-old Akira must care for his younger siblings after their mother leaves them and shows no sign of returning.

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2004-08-07 | Drama

Cast

Yuya Yagira, Ayu Kitaura

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    with miserable life
  2. Ranked #2 for
    increasingly difficult
  3. Ranked #3 for
    with miserable existence

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8 Unbreakable (2000)

An ordinary man makes an extraordinary discovery when a train accident leaves his fellow passengers dead — and him unscathed. The answer to this mystery could lie with the mysterious Elijah Price, a man who suffers from a disease that renders his bones as fragile as glass.

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2000-11-22 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    labored acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unexpected ending
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unusual camera angle

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9 Ammonite (2020)

In 1840s England, palaeontologist Mary Anning and a young woman sent by her husband to convalesce by the sea develop an intense relationship. Despite the chasm between their social spheres and personalities, Mary and Charlotte discover they can each offer what the other has been searching for: the realisation that they are not alone. It is the beginning of a passionate and all-consuming love affair that will defy all social bounds and alter the course of both lives irrevocably.

Info

2020-11-13 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Kate Winslet, Saoirse Ronan

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    glum
  2. Ranked #2 for
    dour subject
  3. Ranked #4 for
    painfully slow

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10 The Lighthouse (2019)

Two lighthouse keepers try to maintain their sanity while living on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

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2019-10-18 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Robert Pattinson, Willem Dafoe

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    multiple interpretations
  2. Ranked #1 for
    confounded
  3. Ranked #1 for
    monochromatic

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