Top rated stretched to breaking point movies that are also historical

Check out today’s highest ranked stretched to breaking point and historical movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are stretched to breaking point and historical, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Heaven's Gate (1980)

Harvard graduate James Averill is the sheriff of prosperous Jackson County, Wyo., when a battle erupts between the area's poverty-stricken immigrants and its wealthy cattle farmers. The politically connected ranch owners fight the immigrants with the help of Nathan Champion, a mercenary competing with Averill for the love of local madam Ella Watson. As the struggle escalates, Averill and Champion begin to question their decisions.

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1980-11-19 | Drama / Western

Cast

Kris Kristofferson, Christopher Walken

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #7 for
    quality product
  2. Ranked #8 for
    grandiose
  3. Ranked #8 for
    epic scale

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2 The Weight of Water (2000)

A newspaper photographer, Jean, researches the lurid and sensational axe murder of two women in 1873 as an editorial tie-in with a brutal modern double murder. She discovers a cache of papers that appear to give an account of the murders by an eyewitness.

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2000-09-25 | Mystery / Drama

Cast

Sean Penn, Catherine McCormack

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    parallel story
  2. Ranked #1 for
    two parallel plot
  3. Ranked #2 for
    more nuanced

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3 Padmaavat (2018)

Rajputana, India, 13th century. The tyrannical usurper Alauddin Khilji, sultan of Delhi, becomes obsessed with Queen Padmavati, wife of King Ratan Singh of Mewar, and goes to great lengths to satisfy his greed for her.

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2018-01-25 | Drama / History

Cast

Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    visual feast
  2. Ranked #1 for
    feast for the eye
  3. Ranked #1 for
    visually delightful

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4 Once Upon a Time in China (1991)

Set in late 19th century Canton, this martial arts film depicts the stance taken by the legendary martial arts hero Wong Fei-Hung against foreign forces' plundering of China.

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1991-08-15 | Action / Drama

Cast

Jet Li, Yuen Biao

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    nothing short of amazing
  2. Ranked #5 for
    Zen
  3. Ranked #6 for
    unmatched

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5 Laal Kaptaan (2019)

In an 18th century setting, a Naga sadhu in India sets out on a journey across Bundelkhand to seek revenge for an injustice committed in the past.

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2019-10-18 | Drama / Action

Cast

Saif Ali Khan, Zoya Hussain

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most underrated
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most under-appreciated
  3. Ranked #3 for
    banal dialogue

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6 Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957)

Lawman Wyatt Earp and outlaw Doc Holliday form an unlikely alliance which culminates in their participation in the legendary Gunfight at the O.K. Corral.

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1957-05-30 | Western

Cast

Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    famous
  2. Ranked #2 for
    legendary
  3. Ranked #3 for
    upstanding character

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7 The Man Who Walked Between the Towers (2005)

One of the most exciting and memorable stories in the history of the World Trade Towers is that of Philippe Petit, a French man who walked a tightrope between the massive monuments in 1974. Narrated by Oscar nominee Jake Gyllenhaal, this is an animated adaptation of the lyrical Caldecott Award-winning book by Mordecai Gerstein. Directed and animated by Michael Sporn, with music by Michael Bacon (of the Bacon Brothers).

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2005-04-23 | Animation

Cast

Jake Gyllenhaal

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #22 for
    mesmerizing performance
  2. Ranked #28 for
    omniscient
  3. Ranked #58 for
    visual representation

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8 Rose Island (2020)

In 1968, engineer Giorgio Rosa established the independent state called "The Isle of Roses" off the coast of Rimini, built on a platform outside the territorial waters, with Esperanto as the official language. The Italian authorities did not take it well because the micronation was seen as an expedient to not pay taxes on the revenues obtained thanks to the arrival of numerous tourists and curious people.

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2020-12-09 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Elio Germano, Matilda De Angelis

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    sane character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    idealism
  3. Ranked #4 for
    rational person

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9 A Royal Night Out (2015)

The re-imagining of VE Day in 1945, when Princess Elizabeth and her sister, Margaret were allowed out from Buckingham Palace for the night to join in the celebrations, and encounter romance and danger.

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2015-05-14 | Romance / Comedy

Cast

Sarah Gadon, Bel Powley

Rating

rating icon 6.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    light and fluffy
  2. Ranked #2 for
    stretched imagination
  3. Ranked #2 for
    lightweight

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10 Black Robe (1991)

Missionary Father LaForgue travels to the New World in hopes of converting Algonquin Indians to Catholicism. Accepted, though warily, by the Indians, LaForgue travels with the Indians using his strict Catholic rules and ideals to try and impose his religion.

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1991-09-05 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Lothaire Bluteau, Sandrine Holt

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    spiritual belief
  2. Ranked #1 for
    idealized
  3. Ranked #1 for
    realistic portrayal

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