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Top rated stretched to breaking point movies that are also fairly faithful to book

Check out today’s highest ranked stretched to breaking point and fairly faithful to book movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are stretched to breaking point and fairly faithful to book, 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 Dec 01 2020

1 Fantastic Four (2005)

During a space voyage, four scientists are altered by cosmic rays: Reed Richards gains the ability to stretch his body; Sue Storm can become invisible; Johnny Storm controls fire; and Ben Grimm is turned into a super-strong … thing. Together, these "Fantastic Four" must now thwart the evil plans of Dr. Doom and save the world from certain destruction.

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2005-06-29 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Ioan Gruffudd, Jessica Alba

Rating

rating icon 5.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    fairly decent
  2. Ranked #3 for
    stretched to breaking point
  3. Ranked #3 for
    smoking hot actor

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2 How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

Inside a snowflake exists the magical land of Whoville. In Whoville, live the Whos, an almost mutated sort of Munchkin-like people. All the Whos love Christmas, yet just outside of their beloved Whoville lives the Grinch. The Grinch is a nasty creature that hates Christmas, and plots to steal it away from the Whos, whom he equally abhors. Yet a small child, Cindy Lou Who, decides to try befriending the Grinch.

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2000-11-17 | Family / Comedy

Cast

Jim Carrey, Taylor Momsen

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    stretched to breaking point
  2. Ranked #4 for
    mean spirited
  3. Ranked #7 for
    cockeyed

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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 | History / Drama

Cast

Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    drowned-out dialogue
  2. Ranked #2 for
    hoarse voice
  3. Ranked #2 for
    dour subject

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4 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 #4 for
    firm
  2. Ranked #5 for
    old-fashioned story
  3. Ranked #6 for
    rigorous directing

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5 Bird Box (2018)

Five years after an ominous unseen presence drives most of society to suicide, a survivor and her two children make a desperate bid to reach safety.

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2018-12-13 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Sandra Bullock, Trevante Rhodes

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    leaving nagging question
  2. Ranked #1 for
    lingering question
  3. Ranked #2 for
    gripping start

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6 Brick (2006)

A teenage loner pushes his way into the underworld of a high school crime ring to investigate the disappearance of his ex-girlfriend.

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2006-03-31 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Nora Zehetner

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    sharp edge dialogue
  2. Ranked #4 for
    noir atmosphere
  3. Ranked #5 for
    neo-noir

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7 Les Misérables (2012)

An adaptation of the successful stage musical based on Victor Hugo's classic novel set in 19th-century France, in which a paroled prisoner named Jean Valjean seeks redemption.

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2012-12-18 | History / Drama

Cast

Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    nasal voice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    weak link in cast
  3. Ranked #2 for
    remarkably well-done

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8 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011)

The new found married bliss of Bella Swan and vampire Edward Cullen is cut short when a series of betrayals and misfortunes threatens to destroy their world.

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2011-11-16 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unintentionally laughable
  2. Ranked #2 for
    ultra-cheesy lines
  3. Ranked #3 for
    engraving

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9 Fantastic Four (2015)

Four young outsiders teleport to a dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy.

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2015-08-05 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan

Rating

rating icon 4.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    thrilling climax
  2. Ranked #1 for
    poor character development
  3. Ranked #1 for
    explosive finale

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10 Superman Returns (2006)

Superman returns to discover his 5-year absence has allowed Lex Luthor to walk free, and that those he was closest to felt abandoned and have moved on. Luthor plots his ultimate revenge that could see millions killed and change the face of the planet forever, as well as ridding himself of the Man of Steel.

Info

2006-06-28 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Brandon Routh, Kevin Spacey

Rating

rating icon 5.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    snoozing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    quite nice
  3. Ranked #1 for
    lack of charisma

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