Top rated well-paced movies that are also somewhat contrived

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

1 Only the Animals (2019)

Following the disappearance of the glamorous and secretive Evelyne Ducat during a blizzard in the highlands of southern France, the lives of five people inextricably linked to Evelyne are brought together to devastating effect as the local police investigate the case.

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2019-12-04 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Denis Ménochet, Laure Calamy

Rating

rating icon 6.685
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    too coincidental
  2. Ranked #1 for
    interconnected story
  3. Ranked #1 for
    multilayered

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2 The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil (2019)

After barely surviving a violent attack by an elusive serial killer, crime boss Jang Dong-su finds himself forming an unlikely partnership with local detective Jung Tae-seok to catch the sadistic killer simply known as K.

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2019-05-15 | Crime / Action

Cast

Ma Dong-seok, Kim Moo-yul

Rating

rating icon 7.769
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    perfectly acceptable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    time passer
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sticky ending

Trailer

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3 Luce (2019)

A star athlete and top student, Luce's idealized image is challenged by one of his teachers when his unsettling views on political violence come to light, putting a strain on family bonds while igniting intense debates on race and identity.

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2019-08-02 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Kelvin Harrison Jr., Naomi Watts

Rating

rating icon 6.342
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    loose thread
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unanswered question
  3. Ranked #1 for
    layered

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4 Swan Song (2021)

In the near future, Cameron Turner is diagnosed with a terminal illness. Presented with an experimental solution to shield his wife and son from grief, he grapples with altering their fate.

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2021-12-17 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Mahershala Ali, Naomie Harris

Rating

rating icon 7.184
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    crisp and clean
  2. Ranked #1 for
    futuristic technology
  3. Ranked #1 for
    steampunk

Trailer

Swan Song trailer
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5 The Apology (2022)

Twenty years after the disappearance of her daughter, a recovering alcoholic is preparing to host her family's Christmas celebration when her estranged ex-brother-in-law arrives unannounced, bearing nostalgic gifts and a heavy secret.

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2022-12-16 | Thriller / Horror

Cast

Anna Gunn, Linus Roache

Rating

rating icon 6.236
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    versatile actor
  2. Ranked #2 for
    for a cold winter night
  3. Ranked #2 for
    wallowing in self pity

Trailer

The Apology trailer
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6 Cohabitation (2020)

While former paramedic Emily tries to live a low-key life to cope with her PTSD, her new roommate has other plans, and a long-held vendetta against medical personnel.

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2020-10-22 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Tiffany Streng, Stephanie Rose Quinnell

Rating

rating icon 10.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    expert writing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    merry
  3. Ranked #1 for
    worth renting

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7 Marooned Awakening (2023)

Marooned Awakening is a 2022 British psychological thriller film directed by Musaab Mustafa, co-written by Cameron Ashplant and Mustafa, and starring Ashplant, Murray McArthur, Tilly Keeper and Tim McInnerny. The film was shot entirely on the island of Guernsey.

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2023-02-02 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Murray McArthur, Cameron Ashplant

Rating

rating icon 4.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    seemingly contrived
  2. Ranked #1 for
    entirely believable acting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    outlook on life

Trailer

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8 Sylvie's Love (2020)

When a young woman meets an aspiring saxophonist in her father’s record shop in 1950s Harlem, their love ignites a sweeping romance that transcends changing times, geography, and professional success.

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2020-01-27 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Tessa Thompson, Nnamdi Asomugha

Rating

rating icon 6.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    vintage
  2. Ranked #1 for
    romantic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    very refreshing

Trailer

Sylvie's Love trailer
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9 The Unforgivable (2021)

A woman is released from prison after serving a sentence for a violent crime and re-enters a society that refuses to forgive her past.

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2021-11-24 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Sandra Bullock, Viola Davis

Rating

rating icon 7.461
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    straight dramatic acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unforgivable
  3. Ranked #3 for
    credible

Trailer

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10 Ash and Bone (2022)

The film follows a rebellious teen named Cassie Vanderbilt, whose wild streak escalates as her caring father Lucas decides to take her and his new wife Sarah out of the city for some bonding and quality time together. But after Cassie crosses the infamous McKinley family, it becomes clear that sometimes danger lies hidden in the weeds, ready to strike at any moment.

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2022-10-04 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Jamie Bernadette, Mel Novak

Rating

rating icon 4.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely dire
  2. Ranked #1 for
    Goth
  3. Ranked #1 for
    half-mad

Trailer

Ash and Bone trailer
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