Top rated well-paced movies that are also aimed for adults

Check out today’s highest ranked well-paced and aimed for adults movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are well-paced and aimed for adults, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 The Assistant (2020)

A searing look at a day in the life of an assistant to a powerful executive. As Jane follows her daily routine, she grows increasingly aware of the insidious abuse that threatens every aspect of her position.

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2020-01-31 | Drama

Cast

Julia Garner, Matthew Macfadyen

Rating

rating icon 6.299
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    alarming
  2. Ranked #2 for
    uneventful
  3. Ranked #2 for
    utterly boring

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2 Honey Boy (2019)

The story of a child star attempting to mend his relationship with his law-breaking, alcohol-abusing father over the course of a decade, loosely based on Shia LaBeouf’s life.

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2019-09-28 | Drama

Cast

Shia LaBeouf, Lucas Hedges

Rating

rating icon 7.105
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deeply personal
  2. Ranked #1 for
    Oscar worthy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    cathartic

Trailer

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3 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 7.006
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    darkest
  2. Ranked #1 for
    timeless
  3. Ranked #1 for
    cheerless

Trailer

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4 X (2022)

In 1979, a group of young filmmakers set out to make an adult film in rural Texas, but when their reclusive, elderly hosts catch them in the act, the cast find themselves fighting for their lives.

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2022-03-17 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Mia Goth, Jenna Ortega

Rating

rating icon 6.748
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    retro-style directing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    throwback movie
  3. Ranked #2 for
    like The Final Girls

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5 The Tender Bar (2021)

JR is a fatherless boy growing up in the glow of a bar where the bartender, his Uncle Charlie, is the sharpest and most colorful of an assortment of quirky and demonstrative father figures. As the boy’s determined mother struggles to provide her son with opportunities denied to her — and leave the dilapidated home of her outrageous if begrudgingly supportive father — JR begins to gamely, if not always gracefully, pursue his romantic and professional dreams, with one foot persistently placed in Uncle Charlie’s bar.

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2021-12-17 | Drama

Cast

Tye Sheridan, Ben Affleck

Rating

rating icon 6.61
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    father figure
  2. Ranked #1 for
    role model
  3. Ranked #3 for
    adulthood

Trailer

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6 Booksmart (2019)

Two academic teenage superstars realize, on the eve of their high school graduation, that they should have worked less and played more. Determined to never fall short of their peers, the girls set out on a mission to cram four years of fun into one night.

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2019-05-24 | Comedy

Cast

Kaitlyn Dever, Beanie Feldstein

Rating

rating icon 7.046
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    resourceful
  2. Ranked #1 for
    brainy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    whippy and smart dialogue

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7 C'mon C'mon (2021)

Johnny and his young nephew forge a tenuous but transformational relationship when they embark on a cross-country trip to see life away from Los Angeles.

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2021-11-19 | Drama

Cast

Joaquin Phoenix, Woody Norman

Rating

rating icon 7.269
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    suiting role
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with miserable life
  3. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely terrific

Trailer

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8 Aftersun (2022)

Sophie reflects on the shared joy and private melancholy of a holiday she took with her father twenty years earlier. Memories real and imagined fill the gaps between miniDV footage as she tries to reconcile the father she knew with the man she didn't.

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2022-10-21 | Drama

Cast

Paul Mescal, Frankie Corio

Rating

rating icon 7.689
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    vacation vibes
  2. Ranked #2 for
    melancholic
  3. Ranked #2 for
    deft directing

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9 Doctor Sleep (2019)

Still irrevocably scarred by the trauma he endured as a child at the Overlook, Dan Torrance has fought to find some semblance of peace. But that peace is shattered when he encounters Abra, a courageous teenager with her own powerful extrasensory gift, known as the 'shine'. Instinctively recognising that Dan shares her power, Abra has sought him out, desperate for his help against the merciless Rose the Hat and her followers.

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2019-10-30 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Ewan McGregor, Kyliegh Curran

Rating

rating icon 7.154
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for Stephen King's fans
  2. Ranked #3 for
    slightly inferior
  3. Ranked #5 for
    faithful to book

Trailer

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10 Red Rocket (2021)

Finding himself down and out in Los Angeles, ex porn star Mikey Saber decides to crawl back to his hometown of Texas City, Texas, where his estranged wife and mother-in-law are living. Just as this dysfunctional family seems to be making things work, Mikey meets a young woman named Strawberry working the cash register at a local doughnut shop.

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2021-12-10 | Drama

Cast

Simon Rex, Suzanna Son

Rating

rating icon 6.727
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cult icon
  2. Ranked #1 for
    feeling incomplete
  3. Ranked #2 for
    contemptible

Trailer

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