Top rated sweet and light movies that are also instant classic

Check out today’s highest ranked sweet and light and instant classic movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are sweet and light and instant classic, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Pinocchio (2019)

In this live-action adaptation of the beloved fairytale, old woodcarver Geppetto fashions a wooden puppet, Pinocchio, who magically comes to life. Pinocchio longs for adventure and is easily led astray, encountering magical beasts, fantastical spectacles, while making friends and foes along his journey. However, his dream is to become a real boy, which can only come true if he finally changes his ways.

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2019-12-19 | Drama / Family

Cast

Federico Ielapi, Roberto Benigni

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mischievous
  2. Ranked #1 for
    visual treat
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fantasia

Trailer

Pinocchio trailer
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2 Big Kill (2019)

A tenderfoot from Philadelphia, two misfit gamblers on the run, and a deadly preacher have a date with destiny in a boom town gone bust called Big Kill.

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2019-10-19 | Action / Western

Cast

Jason Patric, Lou Diamond Phillips

Rating

rating icon 6.261
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    polished look
  2. Ranked #1 for
    top flight
  3. Ranked #1 for
    first-rate casting

Trailer

Big Kill trailer
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3 Promising Young Woman (2020)

A young woman, traumatized by a tragic event in her past, seeks out vengeance against those who crossed her path.

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2020-12-13 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Carey Mulligan, Bo Burnham

Rating

rating icon 7.442
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    waited too long
  2. Ranked #1 for
    poetic justice
  3. Ranked #1 for
    taboo topic

Trailer

Promising Young Woman trailer
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4 Dead for a Dollar (2022)

In 1897, veteran bounty hunter Max Borlund is deep into Mexico where he encounters professional gambler and outlaw Joe Cribbens — a sworn enemy he sent to prison years before. Max is on a mission to find and return Rachel Kidd, the wife of a wealthy businessman, who as the story is told to Max, has been abducted by Buffalo Soldier Elijah Jones. Max is ultimately faced with a showdown to save honor.

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2022-09-30 | Western / Thriller

Cast

Christoph Waltz, Willem Dafoe

Rating

rating icon 5.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    old school style
  2. Ranked #1 for
    purer
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sepia tone

Trailer

Dead for a Dollar trailer
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5 The Dead Don't Die (2019)

In a small peaceful town, zombies suddenly rise to terrorize the town. Now three bespectacled police officers and a strange Scottish morgue expert must band together to defeat the undead.

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2019-05-15 | Comedy / Horror

Cast

Bill Murray, Adam Driver

Rating

rating icon 5.428
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    colossal waste
  2. Ranked #1 for
    starry casting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    ending badly

Trailer

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6 Greyhound (2020)

A first-time captain leads a convoy of allied ships carrying thousands of soldiers across the treacherous waters of the "Black Pit" to the front lines of WWII. With no air cover protection for 5 days, the captain and his convoy must battle the surrounding enemy Nazi U-boats in order to give the allies a chance to win the war.

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2020-07-09 | War / Action

Cast

Tom Hanks, Stephen Graham

Rating

rating icon 7.41
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    lean
  2. Ranked #2 for
    tense and exciting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    shocking moment

Trailer

Greyhound trailer
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7 A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019)

An award-winning cynical journalist, Lloyd Vogel, begrudgingly accepts an assignment to write an Esquire profile piece on the beloved television icon Fred Rogers. After his encounter with Rogers, Vogel's perspective on life is transformed.

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2019-09-07 | Drama / History

Cast

Matthew Rhys, Tom Hanks

Rating

rating icon 6.98
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    humble
  2. Ranked #1 for
    cynical view
  3. Ranked #2 for
    cynical

Trailer

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8 The Automat (2021)

The 100-year story of the iconic restaurant chain Horn & Hardart, the inspiration for Starbucks, where generations of Americans ate and drank coffee together at communal tables. From the perspective of former customers, we watch a business climb to its peak success and then grapple with fast food in a forever changed America.

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2021-09-02 | Documentary / History

Cast

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Mel Brooks

Rating

rating icon 7.063
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    indelible
  2. Ranked #1 for
    delicious
  3. Ranked #1 for
    individualistic acting

Trailer

The Automat trailer
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9 Knives Out (2019)

When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan's untimely death.

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2019-11-27 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Daniel Craig, Chris Evans

Rating

rating icon 7.849
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    large cast
  2. Ranked #1 for
    smart and witty dialogue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    top-notch casting

Trailer

Knives Out trailer
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10 FX's A Christmas Carol (2019)

London, 1843. Ebenezer Scrooge, a bitter old man, despises the Christmas holiday. Over the course of Christmas Eve night he is visited by three ghosts to show him his past, present and future.

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2019-12-19 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Guy Pearce, Andy Serkis

Rating

rating icon 7.061
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    timeless
  2. Ranked #1 for
    faithful rendition
  3. Ranked #1 for
    darkest

Trailer

FX's A Christmas Carol trailer
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