Top rated well-paced movies that are also terse

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

1 Old Henry (2021)

A widowed farmer and his son warily take in a mysterious, injured man with a satchel of cash. When a posse of men claiming to be the law come for the money, the farmer must decide who to trust. Defending a siege of his homestead, the farmer reveals a talent for gun-slinging that surprises everyone calling his true identity into question.

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2021-10-01 | Action / Western

Cast

Tim Blake Nelson, Scott Haze

Rating

rating icon 7.252
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    with final twist
  2. Ranked #1 for
    hit out of park
  3. Ranked #1 for
    stellar

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2 Six Years Gone (2022)

Six years ago, single mother Carrie Dawson suffered every parent's worst nightmare. Now she seeks redemption.

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2022-08-29 | Drama

Cast

Veronica Jean Trickett, Sarah Priddy

Rating

rating icon 0.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    top mark
  2. Ranked #1 for
    gritty and violent
  3. Ranked #1 for
    intense drama

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3 Greyhound (2020)

A first-time captain leads a convoy of allied ships carrying thousands of soldiers across the treacherous waters of the “Black Pit” to the front lines of WW2. With no air cover protection for 5 days, the captain and his convoy must battle the surrounding enemy Nazi U-boats in order to give the allies a chance to win the war.

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2020-07-10 | War / Action

Cast

Tom Hanks, Stephen Graham

Rating

rating icon 7.411
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    lean
  2. Ranked #2 for
    tense and exciting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    shocking moment

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4 The Outfit (2022)

Leonard is an English tailor who used to craft suits on London’s world-famous Savile Row. After a personal tragedy, he’s ended up in Chicago, operating a small tailor shop in a rough part of town where he makes beautiful clothes for the only people around who can afford them: a family of vicious gangsters.

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2022-02-25 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Mark Rylance, Zoey Deutch

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unexpected treat
  2. Ranked #1 for
    crazy plot
  3. Ranked #1 for
    stagey acting

Trailer

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5 The Artifice Girl (2023)

A team of special agents discovers a revolutionary new computer program to bait and trap online predators. After teaming up with the program's troubled developer, they soon find that the AI is rapidly advancing beyond its original purpose.

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2023-04-27 | Science Fiction / Thriller

Cast

Tatum Matthews, Sinda Nichols

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    literate
  2. Ranked #1 for
    interesting and thought-provoking
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for questioning

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6 Alone (2020)

A recently widowed traveler is kidnapped by a cold blooded killer, only to escape into the wilderness where she is forced to battle against the elements as her pursuer closes in on her.

Info

2020-09-10 | Thriller / Horror

Cast

Jules Willcox, Marc Menchaca

Rating

rating icon 6.319
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    on edge of seat
  2. Ranked #2 for
    tension-filled
  3. Ranked #2 for
    on tenterhooks

Trailer

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7 How to Blow Up a Pipeline (2023)

A crew of young environmental activists execute a daring mission to sabotage an oil pipeline.

Info

2023-04-07 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Ariela Barer, Kristine Froseth

Rating

rating icon 6.48
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    well conceived
  2. Ranked #1 for
    drastic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    cast of unknown actors

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8 The Stranger (2022)

Two strangers strike up a conversation on a long journey. One is a suspect in an unsolved missing person’s case and the other an undercover operative on his trail. Their uneasy friendship becomes the core of this tightly wrought thriller, which is based on the true story of one of the largest investigations and undercover operations in Australia.

Info

2022-10-06 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Joel Edgerton, Sean Harris

Rating

rating icon 6.179
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    too slow-paced
  2. Ranked #1 for
    compelling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    hard-pressed

Trailer

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9 Shiva Baby (2021)

College student Danielle must cover her tracks when she unexpectedly runs into her sugar daddy at a shiva - with her parents, ex-girlfriend and family friends also in attendance.

Info

2021-04-02 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Rachel Sennott, Molly Gordon

Rating

rating icon 7.192
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    tightly wound
  2. Ranked #1 for
    awkward and uncomfortable
  3. Ranked #1 for
    tight

Trailer

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10 The Vast of Night (2019)

At the dawn of the space-race, two radio-obsessed teens discover a strange frequency over the airwaves in what becomes the most important night of their lives and in the history of their small town.

Info

2019-06-01 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Sierra McCormick, Jake Horowitz

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cranky
  2. Ranked #1 for
    like The Twilight Zone
  3. Ranked #2 for
    innovative camera angle

Trailer

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