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Top rated stretched to breaking point movies that are also for political discussion

Check out today’s highest ranked stretched to breaking point and for political discussion movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are stretched to breaking point and for political discussion, 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 Sep 14 2020

1 Lincoln (2012)

The revealing story of the 16th US President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come.

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2012-11-09 | History / Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for political discussion
  2. Ranked #1 for
    significant
  3. Ranked #1 for
    high-minded

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2 Syriana (2005)

The Middle Eastern oil industry is the backdrop of this tense drama, which weaves together numerous story lines. Bennett Holiday is an American lawyer in charge of facilitating a dubious merger of oil companies, while Bryan Woodman, a Switzerland-based energy analyst, experiences both personal tragedy and opportunity during a visit with Arabian royalty. Meanwhile, veteran CIA agent Bob Barnes uncovers an assassination plot with unsettling origins.

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2005-11-23 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

George Clooney, Matt Damon

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    numerous plots
  2. Ranked #1 for
    multiple story lines
  3. Ranked #2 for
    complicated plot

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3 12 Angry Men (1957)

The defense and the prosecution have rested and the jury is filing into the jury room to decide if a young Spanish-American is guilty or innocent of murdering his father. What begins as an open and shut case soon becomes a mini-drama of each of the jurors' prejudices and preconceptions about the trial, the accused, and each other.

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1957-04-10 | Drama

Cast

Martin Balsam, John Fiedler

Rating

rating icon 8.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gradual beginning
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for open discussion
  3. Ranked #1 for
    brilliant piece of work

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4 Babel (2006)

Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.

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2006-09-08 | Drama

Cast

Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    with common thread
  2. Ranked #1 for
    loosely connected plot
  3. Ranked #1 for
    interconnected story

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5 The Two Popes (2019)

Frustrated with the direction of the church, Cardinal Bergoglio requests permission to retire in 2012 from Pope Benedict. Instead, facing scandal and self-doubt, the introspective Pope Benedict summons his harshest critic and future successor to Rome to reveal a secret that would shake the foundations of the Catholic Church.

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2019-11-27 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Jonathan Pryce, Anthony Hopkins

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    masterclass
  2. Ranked #1 for
    finely crafted
  3. Ranked #2 for
    beautifully executed

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6 The Ides of March (2011)

Dirty tricks stand to soil an ambitious young press spokesman's idealism in a cutthroat presidential campaign where 'victory' is relative.

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2011-09-24 | Drama

Cast

George Clooney, Ryan Gosling

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    idealistic man
  2. Ranked #1 for
    do-gooder
  3. Ranked #1 for
    idealism

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7 Captain America: Civil War (2016)

Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, which causes an epic battle between former allies.

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2016-04-27 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr.

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    more light-hearted
  2. Ranked #2 for
    well-structured directing
  3. Ranked #4 for
    well-orchestrated

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8 Eyes Wide Shut (1999)

After Dr. Bill Harford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings -- and quickly discovers that he is in over his head.

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1999-07-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    provocative
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most puzzling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    obscure

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9 American Sniper (2014)

U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle takes his sole mission—protect his comrades—to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless lives but also makes him a prime target of insurgents. Despite grave danger and his struggle to be a good husband and father to his family back in the States, Kyle serves four tours of duty in Iraq. However, when he finally returns home, he finds that he cannot leave the war behind.

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2014-12-11 | War / Action

Cast

Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lasting effect
  2. Ranked #1 for
    simplistic view
  3. Ranked #2 for
    highly questionable

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10 Agora (2009)

A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn between his love for her and the possibility of gaining his freedom by joining the rising tide of Christianity.

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2009-05-17 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Rachel Weisz, Max Minghella

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fanaticism
  2. Ranked #1 for
    reconstituting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    intolerant

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