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Top rated stretched to breaking point movies that are also high-powered

Check out today’s highest ranked stretched to breaking point and high-powered movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are stretched to breaking point and high-powered, 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 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
    interpersonal relation
  2. Ranked #1 for
    interlinked story
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with common thread

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2 The Family Man (2000)

Jack's lavish, fast-paced lifestyle changes one Christmas night when he stumbles into a grocery store holdup and disarms the gunman. The next morning he wakes up in bed lying next to Kate, his college sweetheart he left in order to pursue his career, and to the horrifying discovery that his former life no longer exists. As he stumbles through this alternate suburban universe, Jack finds himself at a crossroad where he must choose between his high-power career and the woman he loves.

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2000-12-12 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Téa Leoni

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    brief glimpse
  2. Ranked #1 for
    high-powered
  3. Ranked #1 for
    small glimpse

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3 The Apartment (1960)

Bud Baxter is a minor clerk in a huge New York insurance company, until he discovers a quick way to climb the corporate ladder. He lends out his apartment to the executives as a place to take their mistresses. Although he often has to deal with the aftermath of their visits, one night he's left with a major problem to solve.

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1960-06-21 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ideal casting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    strained plot
  3. Ranked #1 for
    straight dramatic acting

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4 Nothing Like the Holidays (2008)

It’s Christmastime and the far-flung members of the Rodriguez family are converging at their parents’ home in Chicago to celebrate the season and rejoice in their youngest brother’s safe return from combat overseas.

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2008-12-12 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Elizabeth Peña, Freddy Rodríguez

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    jovial character
  2. Ranked #5 for
    large cast
  3. Ranked #8 for
    smiley character

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5 I Don't Know How She Does It (2011)

A comedy centered on the life of Kate Reddy, a finance executive who is the breadwinner for her husband and two kids.

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2011-09-16 | Romance / Comedy

Cast

Sarah Jessica Parker, Pierce Brosnan

Rating

rating icon 5.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    challenging role
  2. Ranked #2 for
    demanding role
  3. Ranked #3 for
    director with promising career

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6 Margin Call (2011)

A thriller that revolves around the key people at an investment bank over a 24-hour period during the early stages of the financial crisis.

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2011-09-28 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Kevin Spacey, Paul Bettany

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    razor-thin
  2. Ranked #1 for
    useful
  3. Ranked #1 for
    offering insight

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7 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
    multiple story lines
  2. Ranked #1 for
    numerous plots
  3. Ranked #2 for
    overly complex

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8 Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

Ted Kramer is a career man for whom his work comes before his family. His wife Joanna cannot take this anymore, so she decides to leave him. Ted is now faced with the tasks of housekeeping and taking care of himself and their young son Billy.

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1979-12-19 | Drama

Cast

Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bravura performance
  2. Ranked #1 for
    knockout performance
  3. Ranked #4 for
    mesmerizing performance

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9 What Women Want (2000)

Advertising executive Nick Marshall is as cocky as they come, but what happens to a chauvinistic guy when he can suddenly hear what women are thinking? Nick gets passed over for a promotion, but after an accident enables him to hear women's thoughts, he puts his newfound talent to work against Darcy, his new boss, who seems to be infatuated with him.

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2000-12-15 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Mel Gibson, Helen Hunt

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    hilariously over the top
  2. Ranked #1 for
    macho man
  3. Ranked #2 for
    lack of chemistry

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10 Capitalism: A Love Story (2009)

Michael Moore comes home to the issue he's been examining throughout his career: the disastrous impact of corporate dominance on the everyday lives of Unitedstatians (and by default, the rest of the world).

Info

2009-09-06 | Documentary

Cast

Michael Moore, Thora Birch

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    riled up
  2. Ranked #1 for
    critical view
  3. Ranked #3 for
    source of evil

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