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Top rated stretched to breaking point movies that are also telling

Check out today’s highest ranked stretched to breaking point and telling movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are stretched to breaking point and telling, 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
    loosely connected plot
  2. Ranked #1 for
    interconnected story
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with common thread

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2 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 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Billy Bob Thornton, Halle Berry

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    emotionally complex
  2. Ranked #2 for
    vitriolic dialogue
  3. Ranked #2 for
    somewhat depressing subject

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3 A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)

David, a robotic boy—the first of his kind programmed to love—is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final acceptance by humans or machines, David embarks on a journey to discover where he truly belongs, uncovering a world in which the line between robot and machine is both vast and profoundly thin.

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2001-06-29 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Haley Joel Osment, Frances O'Connor

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ethical question
  2. Ranked #1 for
    moral issue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    darling

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4 Y Tu Mamá También (2001)

In Mexico, two teenage boys and an attractive older woman embark on a road trip and learn a thing or two about life, friendship, sex, and each other.

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2001-06-08 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Gael García Bernal, Diego Luna

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sexually explicit
  2. Ranked #1 for
    frisky
  3. Ranked #1 for
    omniscient

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5 The Village (2004)

When a willful young man tries to venture beyond his sequestered Pennsylvania hamlet, his actions set off a chain of chilling incidents that will alter the community forever.

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2004-07-30 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Joaquin Phoenix, Adrien Brody

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    obvious
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sorely disappointing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    feel cheated

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6 Lantana (2001)

Plagued with grief over the murder of her daughter, Valerie Somers suspects that her husband John is cheating on her. When Valerie disappears, Detective Leon Zat attempts to solve the mystery of her absence. A complex web of love, sex and deceit emerges -- drawing in four related couples whose various partners are distrustful and suspicious about each other's involvement.

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2001-10-04 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Anthony LaPaglia, Rachael Blake

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fully fleshed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    thorny
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for character study

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7 Ghost World (2001)

Two quirky, cynical teenaged girls try to figure out what to do with their lives after high school graduation. After they play a prank on an eccentric, middle aged record collector, one of them befriends him, which causes a rift in the girls' friendship.

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2001-07-20 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Thora Birch, Scarlett Johansson

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    kindred spirit
  2. Ranked #1 for
    observant
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sharp-tongued dialogue

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8 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.

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2007-12-28 | Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    striking atmosphere
  2. Ranked #1 for
    purely evil character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    bravura directing

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9 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
    childhood innocence
  2. Ranked #2 for
    giddy
  3. Ranked #2 for
    fascinating look

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10 The Incredibles (2004)

Bob Parr has given up his superhero days to log in time as an insurance adjuster and raise his three children with his formerly heroic wife in suburbia. But when he receives a mysterious assignment, it's time to get back into costume.

Info

2004-11-05 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    uniform cast
  2. Ranked #2 for
    family-friendly
  3. Ranked #2 for
    rounded character

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