Top rated well-paced movies that are also harsh

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

1 The Dry (2021)

Aaron Falk returns to his drought-stricken hometown to attend a tragic funeral. But his return opens a decades-old wound - the unsolved death of a teenage girl.

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2021-01-01 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Eric Bana, Genevieve O'Reilly

Rating

rating icon 6.796
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    world-class
  2. Ranked #2 for
    totally absorbing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    like Knives Out

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The Dry trailer
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2 Argentina, 1985 (2022)

In the 1980s, a team of lawyers takes on the heads of Argentina's bloody military dictatorship in a battle against odds and a race against time.

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2022-09-29 | Drama / History

Cast

Ricardo Darín, Peter Lanzani

Rating

rating icon 7.937
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    humorous tone
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for historical research
  3. Ranked #1 for
    practically flawless

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3 Monstrous (2022)

Laura, traumatized by an abusive relationship, runs away from her former husband with her seven-year-old son Cody. But in their new, idyllic and remote sanctuary, they find they have another, bigger and more terrifying monster to deal with…

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2022-05-13 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Christina Ricci, Santino Barnard

Rating

rating icon 5.982
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fairly easy
  2. Ranked #1 for
    uncanny
  3. Ranked #2 for
    crisp editing

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Monstrous trailer
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4 News of the World (2020)

A Texan traveling across the wild West bringing the news of the world to local townspeople, agrees to help rescue a young girl who was kidnapped.

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2020-12-25 | Drama / Western

Cast

Tom Hanks, Helena Zengel

Rating

rating icon 6.973
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ham
  2. Ranked #1 for
    westernized
  3. Ranked #2 for
    perilous journey

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5 What Men Want (2019)

Magically able to hear what men are thinking, a sports agent uses her newfound ability to turn the tables on her overbearing male colleagues.

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2019-02-08 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Taraji P. Henson, Aldis Hodge

Rating

rating icon 6.189
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    fairly entertaining
  2. Ranked #2 for
    fitting the bill
  3. Ranked #2 for
    mildly entertaining

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What Men Want trailer
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6 The Outpost (2020)

A small unit of U.S. soldiers, alone at the remote Combat Outpost Keating, located deep in the valley of three mountains in Afghanistan, battles to defend against an overwhelming force of Taliban fighters in a coordinated attack. The Battle of Kamdesh, as it was known, was the bloodiest American engagement of the Afghan War in 2009 and Bravo Troop 3-61 CAV became one of the most decorated units of the 19-year conflict.

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2020-06-24 | War / Drama

Cast

Scott Eastwood, Caleb Landry Jones

Rating

rating icon 6.882
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    indefensible character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    authentic
  3. Ranked #2 for
    realistic portrayal

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The Outpost trailer
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7 Fanny Lye Deliver'd (2021)

On an isolated English farm in 1657, Fanny lives a quiet life with her oppressive husband John and their young son. One day their life is rocked with the arrival of young couple Thomas and Rebecca who claim to have been robbed and need a place to stay. But are these strangers really who they say they are?

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2021-07-29 | Drama / History

Cast

Maxine Peake, Charles Dance

Rating

rating icon 6.579
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    two thumbs up
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fully-formed cast
  3. Ranked #1 for
    shattering climax

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8 The Public (2019)

An act of civil disobedience turns into a standoff with police when homeless people in Cincinnati take over the public library to seek shelter from the bitter cold.

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2019-04-05 | Drama

Cast

Emilio Estevez, Jena Malone

Rating

rating icon 6.532
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unfortunate character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    crowning glory
  3. Ranked #1 for
    complex issue

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The Public trailer
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9 Rosie (2019)

A mother strives to shield her young family from their new reality when their landlord sells the property and renders them homeless.

Info

2019-03-08 | Drama

Cast

Sarah Greene, Moe Dunford

Rating

rating icon 6.161
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ever reliable
  2. Ranked #2 for
    hopeless
  3. Ranked #2 for
    for heartbroken viewers

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Rosie trailer
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10 Tell It to the Bees (2018)

Dr. Jean Markham returns to the town she left as a teenager to take over her late father's medical practice. When a school-yard scuffle lands Charlie in her surgery, she invites him to visit the hives in her garden and tell his secrets to the bees, as she once did. The new friendship between the boy and the bee keeper brings his mother Lydia into Jean's world.

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2018-09-09 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Anna Paquin, Holliday Grainger

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    happy
  2. Ranked #1 for
    bittersweet ending
  3. Ranked #1 for
    bit iffy

Trailer

Tell It to the Bees trailer
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