Top rated wildly improbable movies that are also brilliantly understated

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

1 Bread and Tulips (2000)

An endearing light comedy about a woman who spontaneously becomes a resident of Venice after her family left her begin. While enjoying the wonderful people she meets she achieves a new life and the first time independent of her family.

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2000-03-03 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Licia Maglietta, Bruno Ganz

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #210 for
    smart and witty dialogue
  2. Ranked #222 for
    sad
  3. Ranked #340 for
    innocence and desire

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2 The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1961)

British reporters suspect an international cover-up of a global disaster in progress... and they're right. Hysterical panic has engulfed the world after the United States and the Soviet Union simultaneously detonate nuclear devices and have caused the orbit of the Earth to alter, sending it hurtling towards the sun.

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1961-11-01 | Science Fiction / Romance

Cast

Janet Munro, Leo McKern

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #203 for
    well-made
  2. Ranked #357 for
    overlapping dialogues
  3. Ranked #451 for
    cheeseball

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3 The Emperor's New Clothes (2001)

Napoleon, exiled, devises a plan to retake the throne. He'll swap places with commoner Eugene Lenormand, sneak into Paris, then Lenormand will reveal himself and Napoleon will regain his throne. Things don't go at all well; first, the journey proves more difficult than expected, but more disastrously, Lenormand enjoys himself too much to reveal the deception. Napoleon adjusts somewhat uneasily to the life of a commoner while waiting, while Lenormand gorges on rich food.

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2001-01-01 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Ian Holm, Iben Hjejle

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    highly anticipated
  2. Ranked #3 for
    spiffy character
  3. Ranked #4 for
    vastly entertaining

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4 The Cheat (1915)

A venal, spoiled stockbroker's wife impulsively embezzles $10,000 from the charity she chairs and desperately turns to a Burmese ivory trader to replace the stolen money.

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1915-12-13 | Drama

Cast

Sessue Hayakawa, Jack Dean

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #388 for
    innovative camera angle
  2. Ranked #525 for
    brightly lit imagery
  3. Ranked #671 for
    harsh lighting

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5 The New Age (1994)

Peter and Katherine Witner are Southern California super-yuppies with great jobs but no center to their lives. When they both lose their jobs and begin marital infidelities, their solution is to start their own business together. In order to find meaning to their empty lives, they follow various New Age gurus and other such groups. Eventually, they hit rock bottom and have to make some hard decisions

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1994-09-16 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Peter Weller, Judy Davis

Rating

rating icon 5.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #466 for
    in doldrums
  2. Ranked #611 for
    brightly lit imagery
  3. Ranked #619 for
    sadly underused

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6 Steel City (2006)

After a tragic accident caused by the truck of the middle-aged Carl Lee where a woman dies with a crushed stern, he is arrested and sent to the county jail. His son PJ, who works washing dishes and cleaning tables in a restaurant, feels lost, without financial support to keep his father's house, and is fired from his job and evicted from his house.

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2006-01-01 | Drama

Cast

Jamie Anne Allman, Raymond J. Barry

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #681 for
    crisper
  2. Ranked #757 for
    somewhat implausible
  3. Ranked #899 for
    underwritten part

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7 Sword of Trust (2019)

When Cynthia and Mary show up to collect Cynthia's inheritance from her deceased grandfather, the only item she's received is an antique sword that he believed to be proof that the South won the Civil War.

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2019-07-12 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Marc Maron, Jon Bass

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    beyond boundaries
  2. Ranked #1 for
    expert directing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    stylish directing

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8 Julia (2008)

An alcoholic becomes involved in a fellow A.A. member's plan to kidnap her young son from the boy's wealthy grandfather.

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2008-03-12 | Drama

Cast

Tilda Swinton, Saul Rubinek

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #201 for
    fancy camera work
  2. Ranked #406 for
    sane character
  3. Ranked #715 for
    paranoid

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9 The Boys from Brazil (1978)

Nazi hunter Ezra Lieberman discovers a sinister and bizarre plot to rekindle the Third Reich.

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1978-10-05 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Gregory Peck, Laurence Olivier

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #354 for
    spine-tingling
  2. Ranked #510 for
    bone chilling
  3. Ranked #537 for
    hair-raising

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10 The Cincinnati Kid (1965)

An up-and-coming poker player tries to prove himself in a high-stakes match against a long-time master of the game.

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1965-10-15 | Drama

Cast

Steve McQueen, Edward G. Robinson

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #372 for
    explosive climax
  2. Ranked #389 for
    second best
  3. Ranked #392 for
    seedy topic

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