Top rated well-paced movies that are also tight

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

1 Emily the Criminal (2022)

Desperate for income, Emily takes a shady gig buying goods with stolen credit cards supplied by a charismatic middleman named Youcef. Seduced by the quick cash and illicit thrills, they hatch a plan to take their business to the next level.

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2022-08-12 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Aubrey Plaza, Theo Rossi

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    convincing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    persuasive acting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    lean

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2 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
    classy
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unexpected treat
  3. Ranked #1 for
    stagey acting

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3 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
    big revealing ending
  3. Ranked #1 for
    hit out of park

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4 Run (2020)

Chloe, a teenager who is confined to a wheelchair, is homeschooled by her mother, Diane. Chloe soon becomes suspicious of her mother and begins to suspect that she may be harboring a dark secret.

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2020-11-20 | Thriller / Horror

Cast

Sarah Paulson, Kiera Allen

Rating

rating icon 7.329
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    thrilling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    damn good
  3. Ranked #1 for
    heart-pounding

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5 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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6 How to Blow Up a Pipeline (2023)

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

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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
    genuinely exciting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    cast of unknown actors
  3. Ranked #1 for
    tragic backstory

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7 The Standoff at Sparrow Creek (2019)

After a mass shooting at a police funeral, reclusive ex-cop Gannon finds himself unwittingly forced out of retirement when he realizes that the killer belongs to the same militia he joined after quitting the force. Understanding that the shooting could set off a chain reaction of copycat violence across the country, Gannon quarantines his fellow militiamen in the remote lumber mill they call their headquarters. There, he sets about a series of grueling interrogations, intent on ferreting out the killer and turning him over to the authorities to prevent further bloodshed.

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2019-01-18 | Crime / Drama

Cast

James Badge Dale, Brian Geraghty

Rating

rating icon 6.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    crisp dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    taut
  3. Ranked #1 for
    contrived plot

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8 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.

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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
    claustrophobic atmosphere
  3. Ranked #1 for
    nerve-racking

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9 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 7.718
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    depicting social justice
  2. Ranked #2 for
    with memorable moments
  3. Ranked #2 for
    crisp dialogue

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10 Zola (2020)

A waitress agrees to accompany an exotic dancer, her put-upon boyfriend, and her mysterious and domineering roommate on a road trip to Florida to seek their fortune at a high-end strip club.

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2020-01-24 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Taylour Paige, Riley Keough

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    raucous
  2. Ranked #1 for
    toned
  3. Ranked #2 for
    multiple story lines

Trailer

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