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Top rated stretched to breaking point movies that are also unvarnished

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

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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
    peachy
  2. Ranked #2 for
    somewhat depressing subject
  3. Ranked #2 for
    emotionally complex

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3 Brokeback Mountain (2005)

Two modern-day cowboys meet on a shepherding job in the summer of '63, the two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a lifelong relationship conflict

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2005-09-10 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deeply moving
  2. Ranked #1 for
    deeply affecting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    heart-breaking

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4 Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)

Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, finds herself.

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2013-10-09 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Adèle Exarchopoulos, Léa Seydoux

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    much more satisfying
  2. Ranked #2 for
    pornographic
  3. Ranked #2 for
    passionate

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5 The Messenger (2009)

Will Montgomery (Ben Foster), a U.S. Army Staff Sergeant who has returned home from Iraq, is assigned to the Army’s Casualty Notification service. Montgomery is partnered with Captain Tony Stone (Woody Harrelson), to give notice to the families of fallen soldiers. The Sergeant is drawn to Olivia Pitterson (Samantha Morton), to whom he has delivered news of her husband’s death.

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2009-11-13 | Drama

Cast

Ben Foster, Woody Harrelson

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    thankless role
  2. Ranked #4 for
    intensely moving
  3. Ranked #4 for
    sobering

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6 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
    interrelated story
  2. Ranked #1 for
    interconnected story
  3. Ranked #1 for
    interpersonal relation

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7 Free State of Jones (2016)

In 1863, Mississippi farmer Newt Knight serves as a medic for the Confederate Army. Opposed to slavery, Knight would rather help the wounded than fight the Union. After his nephew dies in battle, Newt returns home to Jones County to safeguard his family but is soon branded an outlaw deserter. Forced to flee, he finds refuge with a group of runaway slaves hiding out in the swamps. Forging an alliance with the slaves and other farmers, Knight leads a rebellion that would forever change history.

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2016-06-24 | Action / Drama

Cast

Matthew McConaughey, Gugu Mbatha-Raw

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    reconstituting
  2. Ranked #4 for
    like a history lesson
  3. Ranked #4 for
    recreating

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8 Manchester by the Sea (2016)

After his older brother passes away, Lee Chandler is forced to return home to care for his 16-year-old nephew. There he is compelled to deal with a tragic past that separated him from his family and the community where he was born and raised.

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2016-11-18 | Drama

Cast

Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sullen
  2. Ranked #1 for
    morose
  3. Ranked #1 for
    mopey

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9 The Hurt Locker (2008)

Forced to play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse in the chaos of war, an elite Army bomb squad unit must come together in a city where everyone is a potential enemy and every object could be a deadly bomb.

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2008-10-10 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fearless
  2. Ranked #1 for
    extraordinary
  3. Ranked #1 for
    dangerous subject

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10 The Farewell (2019)

A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time.

Info

2019-07-12 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Awkwafina, Tzi Ma

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    universal theme
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sweet lady
  3. Ranked #2 for
    striking a chord

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