Top rated stretched to breaking point movies that are also thought-provoking

Check out today’s highest ranked stretched to breaking point and thought-provoking movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are stretched to breaking point and thought-provoking, 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 Jul 19 2021

1 Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)

When a destructive space entity is spotted approaching Earth, Admiral Kirk resumes command of the Starship Enterprise in order to intercept, examine, and hopefully stop it.

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1979-12-07 | Science Fiction / Adventure

Cast

William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ponderous
  2. Ranked #1 for
    strained plot
  3. Ranked #1 for
    stretching beyond

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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 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Billy Bob Thornton, Halle Berry

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    distraught
  2. Ranked #2 for
    serendipitous
  3. Ranked #2 for
    emotionally complex

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3 Thappad (2020)

Amrita's life gets shattered into pieces when her husband slaps her at a party and this particular action raises several questions as to what her relationship stands for.

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2020-02-27 | Drama

Cast

Taapsee Pannu, Pavail Gulati

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    important topic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    taboo topic
  3. Ranked #2 for
    sensitive topic

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4 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.

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2000-11-22 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lethargic pace
  2. Ranked #1 for
    labored acting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    deliberate pace

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5 Vanilla Sky (2001)

David Aames has it all: wealth, good looks and gorgeous women on his arm. But just as he begins falling for the warmhearted Sofia, his face is horribly disfigured in a car accident. That's just the beginning of his troubles as the lines between illusion and reality, between life and death, are blurred.

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2001-01-22 | Romance / Science Fiction

Cast

Tom Cruise, Penélope Cruz

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    neat little package
  2. Ranked #1 for
    mind twists
  3. Ranked #2 for
    with just pretty face

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6 The Conversation (1974)

Surveillance expert Harry Caul is hired by a mysterious client's brusque aide to tail a young couple. Tracking the pair through San Francisco's Union Square, Caul and his associate Stan manage to record a cryptic conversation between them. Tormented by memories of a previous case that ended badly, Caul becomes obsessed with the resulting tape, trying to determine if the couple are in danger.

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1974-04-07 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Gene Hackman, John Cazale

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mood piece
  2. Ranked #2 for
    perfectly executed
  3. Ranked #2 for
    obscure

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7 Super Deluxe (2019)

An unfaithful newly-wed wife, an estranged father, a priest and an angry son suddenly find themselves in the most unexpected predicaments, each poised to experience their destiny, all on one fateful day.

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2019-03-29 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Vijay Sethupathi, Fahadh Faasil

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    interlinked story
  2. Ranked #4 for
    stretching beyond
  3. Ranked #4 for
    chef-d'oeuvre

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8 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
    uniform cast
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most telling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    discontent character

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9 Malcolm & Marie (2021)

As a filmmaker and his girlfriend return home from his movie premiere, smoldering tensions and painful revelations push them toward a romantic reckoning.

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2021-01-29 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Zendaya, John David Washington

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely phenomenal
  2. Ranked #2 for
    interesting dynamic
  3. Ranked #2 for
    for heated discussion

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10 The Time Machine (2002)

Hoping to alter the events of the past, a 19th century inventor instead travels 800,000 years into the future, where he finds mankind divided into two warring races.

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2002-03-04 | Science Fiction / Adventure

Cast

Guy Pearce, Samantha Mumba

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    industrious character
  2. Ranked #3 for
    eye-popping special effects
  3. Ranked #4 for
    lacking credibility

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