Top rated utterly implausible movies that are also historically important

Check out today’s highest ranked utterly implausible and historically important movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are utterly implausible and historically important, 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 26 2021

1 Windtalkers (2002)

Joe Enders is a gung-ho Marine assigned to protect a "windtalker" - one of several Navajo Indians who were used to relay messages during World War II because their spoken language was indecipherable to Japanese code breakers.

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2002-06-14 | War / Drama

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Adam Beach

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    most versatile director
  2. Ranked #2 for
    virtually unknown cast
  3. Ranked #2 for
    spectacular action sequence

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2 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
    convincing performance
  3. Ranked #2 for
    historically accurate

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3 Braveheart (1995)

Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against English rule.

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1995-05-24 | Action / Drama

Cast

Mel Gibson, Catherine McCormack

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    overlord
  2. Ranked #1 for
    riled up
  3. Ranked #3 for
    evil tyrant

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4 Battlefield Earth (2000)

In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos are stripping Earth clean of its natural resources, using the broken remnants of humanity as slaves. What is left of the human race has descended into a near primitive state. After being captured, it is up to Tyler to save mankind.

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2000-05-12 | Action / Adventure

Cast

John Travolta, Barry Pepper

Rating

rating icon 3.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    howler
  2. Ranked #2 for
    asinine
  3. Ranked #2 for
    wretched

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5 The Lost City of Z (2017)

A true-life drama in the 1920s, centering on British explorer Col. Percy Fawcett, who discovered evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilization in the Amazon and disappeared whilst searching for it.

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2017-03-15 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    stunningly shot
  2. Ranked #2 for
    mapped out
  3. Ranked #3 for
    characters existing in real life

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6 Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001)

When a Greek fisherman leaves to fight with the Greek army during WWII, his fiancee falls in love with the local Italian commander. The film is based on a novel about an Italian soldier's experiences during the Italian occupation of the Greek island of Cephalonia (Kefalonia), but Hollywood made it into a pure love story by removing much of the "unpleasant" stuff.

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2001-04-18 | Drama / History

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Penélope Cruz

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    pleasing to the eyes
  2. Ranked #2 for
    impelling and reinforcing
  3. Ranked #3 for
    wonderful photography

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7 Les Misérables (2012)

An adaptation of the successful stage musical based on Victor Hugo's classic novel set in 19th-century France, in which a paroled prisoner named Jean Valjean seeks redemption.

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2012-12-18 | History / Drama

Cast

Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    favorite role
  2. Ranked #1 for
    octave voice
  3. Ranked #1 for
    flowing beautifully

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8 Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan (2019)

Vietnam War, 1966. Australia and New Zealand send troops to support the United States and South Vietnamese in their fight against the communist North. Soldiers are very young men, recruits and volunteers who have never been involved in a combat. On August 18th, members of Delta Company will face the true horror of a ruthless battle among the trees of a rubber plantation called Long Tân. They are barely a hundred. The enemy is a human wave ready to destroy them.

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2019-08-08 | War / Action

Cast

Travis Fimmel, Luke Bracey

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    floored
  2. Ranked #1 for
    honest portrayal
  3. Ranked #1 for
    bowling over

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9 The Way Back (2010)

At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag—to take a perilous and uncertain journey to freedom as they cross deserts, mountains and several nations.

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2010-09-03 | Drama / Adventure

Cast

Jim Sturgess, Ed Harris

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    grueling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    lush green scenery
  3. Ranked #2 for
    sweeping vista

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10 The Patriot (2000)

After proving himself on the field of battle in the French and Indian War, Benjamin Martin wants nothing more to do with such things, preferring the simple life of a farmer. But when his son Gabriel enlists in the army to defend their new nation, America, against the British, Benjamin reluctantly returns to his old life to protect his son.

Info

2000-06-28 | Drama / History

Cast

Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    one-dimensional
  2. Ranked #2 for
    simplistic view
  3. Ranked #3 for
    pacifism

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