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

Check out today’s highest ranked stretched to breaking point and 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 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 Jun 07 2021

1 The Polar Express (2004)

When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.

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2004-11-10 | Animation / Family

Cast

Tom Hanks, Leslie Zemeckis

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    wondrous
  2. Ranked #5 for
    kaleidoscopic
  3. Ranked #5 for
    amazing piece of work

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2 The Time Machine (2002)

Hoping to alter the events of the past, a 19th century inventor instead travels 800,000 years into the future, where he finds mankind divided into two warring races.

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2002-03-04 | Science Fiction / Adventure

Cast

Guy Pearce, Samantha Mumba

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    industrious character
  2. Ranked #3 for
    eye-popping special effects
  3. Ranked #4 for
    lacking credibility

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3 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
    favorite role
  2. Ranked #1 for
    octave voice
  3. Ranked #1 for
    flowing beautifully

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4 The Lovely Bones (2009)

After being brutally murdered, 14-year-old Susie Salmon watches from heaven over her grief-stricken family -- and her killer. As she observes their daily lives, she must balance her thirst for revenge with her desire for her family to heal.

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2009-02-19 | Fantasy / Drama

Cast

Saoirse Ronan, Rachel Weisz

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    overdone
  2. Ranked #3 for
    ethereal quality
  3. Ranked #3 for
    out of world

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5 Asterix the Gaul (1967)

In the year 50 BC, Gaul is occupied by the Romans - nearly. But the small village of Asterix and his friends still resists the Roman legions with the aid of their druid's magic potion, which gives superhuman strength. Learning of this potion, a Roman centurion kidnaps the druid to get the secret formula out of him.

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1967-12-20 | Family / Animation

Cast

Roger Carel, Jacques Morel

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #8 for
    faithful to book
  2. Ranked #12 for
    more nuanced
  3. Ranked #18 for
    comic book style

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6 Asterix and Cleopatra (1968)

Popular animated hero Asterix and his faithful sidekick Obelix travel to ancient Egypt to help Cleopatra build a new summer home. Cleopatra and Julius Caesar have made a bet, with Caesar wagering the project cannot be completed in a few weeks time. With the help of a magic potion, Asterix comes to the rescue of the Queen of the Nile as Caesar and an angry architect plot against them.

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1968-12-16 | Family / Animation

Cast

Roger Carel, Jacques Morel

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    architectural
  2. Ranked #6 for
    little disconcerting
  3. Ranked #10 for
    loosely connected plot

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7 1922 (2017)

A simple yet proud rancher conspires to murder his wife for financial gain, convincing his teenage son to participate.

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2017-10-20 | Horror / Crime

Cast

Thomas Jane, Molly Parker

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slow pace
  2. Ranked #2 for
    deliberate pace
  3. Ranked #2 for
    keeping momentum

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8 The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

From Academy Award® ,winning filmmakers Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson comes the epic adventures of Tintin. Racing to uncover the secrets of a sunken ship that may hold a vast fortune, but also an ancient curse ,Tintin and his loyal dog Snowy embark on an action-packed journey around the world that critics are calling.

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2011-10-26 | Adventure / Animation

Cast

Jamie Bell, Daniel Craig

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    action-packed adventure
  2. Ranked #1 for
    blistering
  3. Ranked #2 for
    photorealistic

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9 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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10 Memoirs of a Geisha (2005)

A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a geisha house.

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2005-12-06 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Zhang Ziyi, Gong Li

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    aesthetically pleasing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    pretty picture
  3. Ranked #1 for
    richly detailed

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