Top rated well-paced movies that are also historical

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

1 The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

What was supposed to be a peaceful protest turned into a violent clash with the police. What followed was one of the most notorious trials in history.

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2020-09-25 | Drama / History

Cast

Eddie Redmayne, Sacha Baron Cohen

Rating

rating icon 7.708
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    depicting social justice
  2. Ranked #2 for
    top-notch casting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    terrific

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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 7.904
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    nearly perfect
  2. Ranked #1 for
    practically flawless
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for historical research

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3 Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)

Bill O'Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers on the orders of FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends—falling for a fellow revolutionary en route—a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul.

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2021-02-12 | Drama / History

Cast

Lakeith Stanfield, Daniel Kaluuya

Rating

rating icon 7.354
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ably played
  2. Ranked #1 for
    impactful
  3. Ranked #1 for
    real deal

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4 The Dig (2021)

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, the echoes of Britain's past resonate in the face of its uncertain future‎.

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2021-01-14 | Drama / History

Cast

Carey Mulligan, Ralph Fiennes

Rating

rating icon 6.872
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    various plots
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fine
  3. Ranked #1 for
    flawless directing

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5 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 6.667
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    crescendo
  2. Ranked #1 for
    shattering climax
  3. Ranked #1 for
    two thumbs up

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6 Enola Holmes 2 (2022)

Now a detective-for-hire like her infamous brother, Enola Holmes takes on her first official case to find a missing girl, as the sparks of a dangerous conspiracy ignite a mystery that requires the help of friends — and Sherlock himself — to unravel.

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2022-11-30 | Adventure / Mystery

Cast

Millie Bobby Brown, Henry Cavill

Rating

rating icon 7.404
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    great improvement
  2. Ranked #2 for
    nemesis
  3. Ranked #2 for
    perfect foil character

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7 The Shadow in My Eye (2021)

On March 21st, 1945, the British Royal Air Force set out on a mission to bomb Gestapo's headquarters in Copenhagen. The raid had fatal consequences as some of the bombers accidentally targeted a school and more than 120 people were killed, 86 of whom were children.

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2021-10-28 | War / Drama

Cast

Bertram Bisgaard Enevoldsen, Ester Birch

Rating

rating icon 7.814
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    undeniably talented cast
  2. Ranked #1 for
    intensely moving
  3. Ranked #1 for
    extraordinarily well-done

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8 The Banker (2020)

In the 1960s, two entrepreneurs hatch an ingenious business plan to fight for housing integration—and equal access to the American Dream.

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2020-03-06 | Drama

Cast

Anthony Mackie, Samuel L. Jackson

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    experienced actor
  2. Ranked #2 for
    well put together
  3. Ranked #2 for
    very well constructed

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9 Coven (2020)

French Basque Country, year 1609. The men of a small fishing village have gone to sea. Judge Rostegui, who has been charged by the king with ridding the country of the devil's wiles, arrests Ana and her friends and accuses them of witchcraft.

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2020-10-02 | Drama / History

Cast

Alex Brendemühl, Amaia Aberasturi

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    beautiful detail
  2. Ranked #1 for
    innocent girl
  3. Ranked #2 for
    magnetizing

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10 The Harder They Fall (2021)

Gunning for revenge, outlaw Nat Love saddles up with his gang to take down enemy Rufus Buck, a ruthless crime boss who just got sprung from prison.

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2021-10-22 | Western

Cast

Jonathan Majors, Idris Elba

Rating

rating icon 6.643
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fitting soundtrack
  2. Ranked #2 for
    hip
  3. Ranked #2 for
    washed out

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