Top rated stretched to breaking point movies that are also historically important

Check out today’s highest ranked stretched to breaking point and historically important movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are stretched to breaking point and historically important, 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 21 2021

1 The King (2019)

England, 15th century. Hal, a capricious prince who lives among the populace far from court, is forced by circumstances to reluctantly accept the throne and become Henry V.

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2019-10-11 | Drama / History

Cast

Timothée Chalamet, Joel Edgerton

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more accurate
  2. Ranked #2 for
    for historical research
  3. Ranked #2 for
    captivating finish

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2 Sweet Country (2018)

It’s 1929 on the vast, desert-like, Eastern Arrernte Nation lands that are now known as the Central Australian outback. Sam Kelly, a middle-aged Aboriginal man, works the land of a kind preacher, Fred Smith. After an ill-tempered bully arrives in town and Kelly kills him in self-defence, he and his wife go on the run as a posse gathers to hunt him down.

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2018-01-25 | Drama / History

Cast

Hamilton Morris, Bryan Brown

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    sweeping cinematography
  2. Ranked #7 for
    with light moments
  3. Ranked #9 for
    historically important

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3 Mank (2020)

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane.

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2020-11-13 | Drama / History

Cast

Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    eagerly awaited
  2. Ranked #1 for
    capturing the flavor
  3. Ranked #1 for
    experienced director

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4 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 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    visually brilliant
  2. Ranked #1 for
    masterpiece visual
  3. Ranked #1 for
    epic story

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5 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
    richly detailed
  3. Ranked #1 for
    pretty picture

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6 Free State of Jones (2016)

In 1863, Mississippi farmer Newt Knight serves as a medic for the Confederate Army. Opposed to slavery, Knight would rather help the wounded than fight the Union. After his nephew dies in battle, Newt returns home to Jones County to safeguard his family but is soon branded an outlaw deserter. Forced to flee, he finds refuge with a group of runaway slaves hiding out in the swamps. Forging an alliance with the slaves and other farmers, Knight leads a rebellion that would forever change history.

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2016-06-24 | Action / Drama

Cast

Matthew McConaughey, Gugu Mbatha-Raw

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    slice of history
  2. Ranked #3 for
    like a history lesson
  3. Ranked #3 for
    historical interest

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7 Why We Fight (2005)

Is American foreign policy dominated by the idea of military supremacy? Has the military become too important in American life? Jarecki's shrewd and intelligent polemic would seem to give an affirmative answer to each of these questions.

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2005-01-01 | Documentary / History

Cast

Ken Adelman, John Ashcroft

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    political context
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unaccountable
  3. Ranked #1 for
    raising questions

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8 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
    flowing beautifully
  2. Ranked #1 for
    octave voice
  3. Ranked #1 for
    favorite role

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9 Rang De Basanti (2006)

After a group of friends graduate from Delhi University, they listlessly haunt their old campus, until a British filmmaker casts them in a film she's making about freedom fighters under British rule. Although the group is largely apolitical, the tragic death of a friend owing to local government corruption awakens their patriotism. Inspired by the freedom fighters they represent in the film, the friends collectively decide to avenge the killing.

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2006-01-26 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Aamir Khan, Siddharth

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    perfectly executed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fun-loving
  3. Ranked #2 for
    youthful character

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10 Kesari (2019)

In 1897, an army of 21 Sikhs battles 10,000 Afghans to prevent the Saragarhi Fort from being taken down.

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2019-03-21 | Action / Drama

Cast

Akshay Kumar, Parineeti Chopra

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    martyred character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    breathtaking action sequence
  3. Ranked #1 for
    spectacular action sequence

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