Top rated stretched to breaking point movies that are also searing

Check out today’s highest ranked stretched to breaking point and searing movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are stretched to breaking point and searing, 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 14 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 Macbeth (2015)

Feature film adaptation of Shakespeare's Scottish play about General Macbeth whose ambitious wife urges him to use wicked means in order to gain power of the throne over the sitting king, Duncan.

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2015-08-16 | War / History

Cast

Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    hoarse voice
  2. Ranked #2 for
    visually striking
  3. Ranked #2 for
    staying true to spirit

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3 Ida (2013)

Anna, a young novitiate in 1960s Poland, is on the verge of taking her vows when she discovers a family secret dating back to the years of the German occupation.

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2013-10-25 | Drama

Cast

Agata Trzebuchowska, Agata Kulesza

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    beautifully composed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    aesthetically valuable
  3. Ranked #1 for
    shadowy lighting

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4 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
    uniform cast

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5 If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)

After her fiance is falsely imprisoned, a pregnant African-American woman sets out to clear his name and prove his innocence.

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2018-12-14 | Romance / Drama

Cast

KiKi Layne, Stephan James

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    richly textured
  2. Ranked #1 for
    powerful imagery
  3. Ranked #1 for
    intelligently crafted

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6 The Florida Project (2017)

The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times.

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2017-10-06 | Drama

Cast

Willem Dafoe, Brooklynn Prince

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fascinating look
  2. Ranked #1 for
    giddy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    childhood innocence

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7 How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)

The thrilling second chapter of the epic How To Train Your Dragon trilogy brings back the fantastical world of Hiccup and Toothless five years later. While Astrid, Snotlout and the rest of the gang are challenging each other to dragon races (the island's new favorite contact sport), the now inseparable pair journey through the skies, charting unmapped territories and exploring new worlds. When one of their adventures leads to the discovery of a secret ice cave that is home to hundreds of new wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider, the two friends find themselves at the center of a battle to protect the peace.

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2014-06-09 | Fantasy / Action

Cast

Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    feeling forced
  2. Ranked #2 for
    knocking socks off
  3. Ranked #3 for
    more daring

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8 A Ghost Story (2017)

Recently deceased, a white-sheeted ghost returns to his suburban home to console his bereft wife, only to find that in his spectral state he has become unstuck in time, forced to watch passively as the life he knew and the woman he loves slowly slip away.

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2017-04-24 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely nothing happening
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for contemplation
  3. Ranked #1 for
    melancholy mood

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9 The Lovely Bones (2009)

After being brutally murdered, 14-year-old Susie Salmon watches from heaven over her grief-stricken family -- and her killer. As she observes their daily lives, she must balance her thirst for revenge with her desire for her family to heal.

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2009-02-19 | Fantasy / Drama

Cast

Saoirse Ronan, Rachel Weisz

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    overdone
  2. Ranked #2 for
    deeply affecting
  3. Ranked #3 for
    out of world

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10 There Will Be Blood (2007)

Ruthless silver miner, turned oil prospector, Daniel Plainview, moves to oil-rich California. Using his son to project a trustworthy, family-man image, Plainview cons local landowners into selling him their valuable properties for a pittance. However, local preacher Eli Sunday suspects Plainview's motives and intentions, starting a slow-burning feud that threatens both their lives.

Info

2007-12-28 | Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    sheer force
  2. Ranked #2 for
    for in-depth study
  3. Ranked #3 for
    fully-formed cast

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