Top rated stretched to breaking point movies that are also tough and gritty

Check out today’s highest ranked stretched to breaking point and tough and gritty movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are stretched to breaking point and tough and gritty, 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 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
    unvarnished
  2. Ranked #1 for
    disturbingly realistic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    childhood innocence

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2 Tower Block (2012)

A year after witnessing a murder, residents of Tower Block 31 find themselves being picked off by a sniper, pitting those lucky enough to be alive into a battle for survival.

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2012-09-19 | Thriller

Cast

Sheridan Smith, Ralph Brown

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    chamber piece
  2. Ranked #5 for
    pulling punches
  3. Ranked #7 for
    not shying away

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3 Dredd (2012)

In the future, America is a dystopian wasteland. The latest scourge is Ma-Ma, a prostitute-turned-drug pusher with a dangerous new drug and aims to take over the city. The only possibility of stopping her is an elite group of urban police called Judges, who combine the duties of judge, jury and executioner to deliver a brutal brand of swift justice. But even the top-ranking Judge, Dredd, discovers that taking down Ma-Ma isn’t as easy as it seems in this explosive adaptation of the hugely popular comic series.

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2012-09-07 | Action / Science Fiction

Cast

Karl Urban, Olivia Thirlby

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    grimace expression
  2. Ranked #2 for
    hyperviolent
  3. Ranked #2 for
    futuristic look

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4 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
    captivating finish
  3. Ranked #2 for
    convincing performance

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5 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
    with memorable moments
  2. Ranked #1 for
    perfect pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    good ole boy

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6 Calibre (2018)

Two lifelong friends head up to an isolated Scottish Highlands village for a weekend hunting trip that descends into a never-ending nightmare as they attempt to cover up a horrific hunting accident.

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2018-06-22 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Jack Lowden, Martin McCann

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    very realistic acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly realistic acting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    unpleasantly surprising

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7 Any Given Sunday (1999)

A star quarterback gets knocked out of the game and an unknown third stringer is called in to replace him. The unknown gives a stunning performance and forces the ageing coach to reevaluate his game plans and life. A new co-owner/president adds to the pressure of winning. The new owner must prove herself in a male dominated world.

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1999-12-16 | Drama

Cast

Al Pacino, Cameron Diaz

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fast editing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    bone crushing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    quick-cut editing

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8 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
    distraught
  3. Ranked #2 for
    weighty atmosphere

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9 A Man Called Horse (1970)

In 1825, English peer Lord John Morgan is cast adrift in the American West. Captured by Sioux Indians, Morgan is at first targeted for quick extinction, but the tribesmen sense that he is worthy of survival. He eventually passes the many necessary tests that will permit him to become a member of the tribe.

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1970-05-01 | Western / Action

Cast

Richard Harris, Judith Anderson

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    westernized
  2. Ranked #1 for
    authentic portrayal
  3. Ranked #2 for
    spiritual belief

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10 Free Fire (2017)

A crime drama set in 1970s Boston, about a gun sale which goes wrong.

Info

2017-03-31 | Action / Crime

Cast

Brie Larson, Sharlto Copley

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    consistently entertaining
  2. Ranked #1 for
    seemingly endless
  3. Ranked #2 for
    wisecrack

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