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Top rated wildly improbable movies on The Roku Channel

Check out today’s highest ranked wildly improbable movies on The Roku Channel! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best wildly improbable movies on The Roku Channel, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country. Maimovie provides context-aware recommendation based on extensive data gathered and analyzed by AI.

Last Update Jan 12 2021

1 The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting, the battle for an enormous family fortune and the slow and then sudden upheavals that transformed Europe during the first half of the 20th century.

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2014-02-26 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Ralph Fiennes, F. Murray Abraham

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    individualistic acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    snappy dialogue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    beautifully shot

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2 A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)

David, a robotic boy—the first of his kind programmed to love—is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final acceptance by humans or machines, David embarks on a journey to discover where he truly belongs, uncovering a world in which the line between robot and machine is both vast and profoundly thin.

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2001-06-29 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Haley Joel Osment, Frances O'Connor

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    intensely moving
  2. Ranked #1 for
    existential question
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for philosophical debate

Trailer

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3 God's Own Country (2017)

A young farmer in rural Yorkshire numbs his daily frustrations with binge drinking and casual sex, until the arrival of a Romanian migrant worker.

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2017-09-01 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Josh O'Connor, Alec Secăreanu

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sheer perfection
  2. Ranked #1 for
    more explicit
  3. Ranked #3 for
    sweeping landscape

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4 I've Loved You So Long (2008)

A woman struggles to interact with her family and find her place in society after spending fifteen years in prison.

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2008-03-19 | Drama

Cast

Kristin Scott Thomas, Elsa Zylberstein

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slowly developing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    implausible situation
  3. Ranked #3 for
    most revealing

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5 A Royal Affair (2012)

A young queen falls in love with her physician, and they start a revolution that changes their nation forever.

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2012-03-29 | Drama / History

Cast

Mads Mikkelsen, Alicia Vikander

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    wacko
  2. Ranked #1 for
    easily influenced character
  3. Ranked #2 for
    award-worthy performance

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6 13 Assassins (2010)

A bravado period action film set at the end of Japan's feudal era in which a group of unemployed samurai are enlisted to bring down a sadistic lord and prevent him from ascending to the throne and plunging the country into a war-torn future.

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2010-09-09 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Koji Yakusho, Takayuki Yamada

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    epic battle sequence
  2. Ranked #2 for
    beautifully composed
  3. Ranked #4 for
    build up of tension

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7 The Opposite of Sex (1998)

A 16-year-old girl visits her gay half-brother and ends up seducing his boyfriend, thus wreaking havoc on all of their lives.

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1998-05-22 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Christina Ricci, Martin Donovan

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    vixen
  2. Ranked #1 for
    non-offensive
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sour character

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8 Monster's Ball (2001)

Set in the southern USA, a racist white man, Hank, falls in love with a black woman named Leticia. Ironically, Hank is a prison guard working on Death Row who executed Leticia's husband. Hank and Leticia's inter-racial affair leads to confusion and new ideas for the two unlikely lovers.

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2001-06-07 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Billy Bob Thornton, Halle Berry

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    exceptional performance
  2. Ranked #1 for
    performance of a lifetime
  3. Ranked #2 for
    overdone

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9 Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)

Ricky is a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues, and the two are forced to put aside their differences and work together to survive.

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2016-03-31 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Sam Neill, Julian Dennison

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sheer enjoyment
  2. Ranked #2 for
    deadpan humor
  3. Ranked #3 for
    stunning landscape

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10 How to Train Your Dragon (2010)

As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, and instead befriends the beast – which he names Toothless – much to the chagrin of his warrior father

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2010-03-10 | Fantasy / Adventure

Cast

Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    in awe
  2. Ranked #2 for
    nasal voice
  3. Ranked #2 for
    amazingly well-done

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FAQ

According to the review analysis on Maimovie, movies in Top rated wildly improbable movies on The Roku Channel list are rated as sad and depressing, breathtaking visual, sullen, unsentimental, wholly believable acting, non-offensive, rustic character, gradual beginning, bitter, individualistic acting.
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