Top rated stretched to breaking point movies that are also ringing true

Check out today’s highest ranked stretched to breaking point and ringing true movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are stretched to breaking point and ringing true, 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 Monster's Ball (2001)

Set in the southern USA, a racist white man, Hank, falls in love with a black woman named Leticia. Ironically, Hank is a prison guard working on Death Row who executed Leticia's husband. Hank and Leticia's inter-racial affair leads to confusion and new ideas for the two unlikely lovers.

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2001-06-07 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Billy Bob Thornton, Halle Berry

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    entirely convincing acting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    weighty atmosphere
  3. Ranked #2 for
    distraught

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2 Flight (2012)

Commercial airline pilot Whip Whitaker has a problem with drugs and alcohol, though so far he's managed to complete his flights safely. His luck runs out when a disastrous mechanical malfunction sends his plane hurtling toward the ground. Whip pulls off a miraculous crash-landing that results in only six lives lost. Shaken to the core, Whip vows to get sober -- but when the crash investigation exposes his addiction, he finds himself in an even worse situation.

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2012-11-02 | Drama

Cast

Denzel Washington, Don Cheadle

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    flawed hero
  2. Ranked #3 for
    binge worthy
  3. Ranked #3 for
    top form

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3 Revolutionary Road (2008)

A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children. Based on a novel by Richard Yates.

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2008-12-19 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    discontent character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ending badly
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most telling

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4 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 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

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

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5 Cashback (2006)

After a painful breakup, Ben develops insomnia. To kill time, he starts working the late night shift at the local supermarket, where his artistic imagination runs wild.

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2006-05-09 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Sean Biggerstaff, Emilia Fox

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    artistically talented director
  2. Ranked #2 for
    underlying theme
  3. Ranked #3 for
    philosophical insight

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6 Superbad (2007)

Two co-dependent high school seniors are forced to deal with separation anxiety after their plan to stage a booze-soaked party goes awry.

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2007-03-20 | Comedy

Cast

Jonah Hill, Michael Cera

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sex-starving character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    corny one-liner
  3. Ranked #2 for
    loud-mouthed

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7 Hell or High Water (2016)

A divorced dad and his ex-con brother resort to a desperate scheme in order to save their family's farm in West Texas.

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2016-08-12 | Western / Crime

Cast

Jeff Bridges, Chris Pine

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fleshed out character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    perfect pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with memorable moments

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8 Unbreakable (2000)

An ordinary man makes an extraordinary discovery when a train accident leaves his fellow passengers dead — and him unscathed. The answer to this mystery could lie with the mysterious Elijah Price, a man who suffers from a disease that renders his bones as fragile as glass.

Info

2000-11-22 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unexpected ending
  2. Ranked #1 for
    labored acting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    deliberate pace

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9 The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

Andy moves to New York to work in the fashion industry. Her boss is extremely demanding, cruel and won't let her succeed if she doesn't fit into the high class elegant look of their magazine.

Info

2006-06-30 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    very demanding
  2. Ranked #1 for
    chic
  3. Ranked #2 for
    capricious

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10 Garden State (2004)

Andrew returns to his hometown for the funeral of his mother, a journey that reconnects him with past friends. The trip coincides with his decision to stop taking his powerful antidepressants. A chance meeting with Sam - a girl also suffering from various maladies - opens up the possibility of rekindling emotional attachments, confronting his psychologist father, and perhaps beginning a new life.

Info

2004-07-28 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Zach Braff, Natalie Portman

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    compulsive liar
  2. Ranked #2 for
    perfectly capturing mood
  3. Ranked #3 for
    ringing false

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