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Top rated wildly improbable movies that are also deviating from book

Check out today’s highest ranked wildly improbable and deviating from book movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are wildly improbable and deviating from book, 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 Nov 24 2020

1 The Sum of All Fears (2002)

When the president of Russia suddenly dies, a man whose politics are virtually unknown succeeds him. The change in political leaders sparks paranoia among American CIA officials, so CIA director Bill Cabot recruits a young analyst to supply insight and advice on the situation. Then the unthinkable happens: a nuclear bomb explodes in a U.S. city, and America is quick to blame the Russians.

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2002-05-31 | Thriller / Action

Cast

Bruce McGill, Morgan Freeman

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    entirely credible acting
  2. Ranked #3 for
    typical hollywood fare
  3. Ranked #4 for
    semblance of reality

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2 The Da Vinci Code (2006)

A murder in Paris’ Louvre Museum and cryptic clues in some of Leonardo da Vinci’s most famous paintings lead to the discovery of a religious mystery. For 2,000 years a secret society closely guards information that — should it come to light — could rock the very foundations of Christianity.

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2006-05-17 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Tom Hanks, Audrey Tautou

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    less than impressive
  2. Ranked #2 for
    lively pace
  3. Ranked #2 for
    source of entertainment

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3 Along Came a Spider (2001)

When a teacher kidnaps a girl from a prestigious school, homicide detective, Alex Cross takes the case and teams up with young security agent, Jezzie Flannigan in hope of finding the girl and stopping the brutal psychopath.

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2001-04-06 | Crime / Mystery

Cast

Morgan Freeman, Monica Potter

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    genuine surprise
  2. Ranked #1 for
    clever twist
  3. Ranked #2 for
    stretched credibility

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4 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)

Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."

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2005-04-28 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Martin Freeman, Zooey Deschanel

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    amiss
  2. Ranked #2 for
    odd choice of cast
  3. Ranked #3 for
    highly amusing

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5 World War Z (2013)

Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is persuaded to go on a mission to investigate this disease. What follows is a perilous trek around the world where Lane must brave horrific dangers and long odds to find answers before human civilization falls.

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2013-06-20 | Action / Drama

Cast

Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    quality product
  2. Ranked #6 for
    genuinely exciting
  3. Ranked #6 for
    genuinely tense

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6 Bird Box (2018)

Five years after an ominous unseen presence drives most of society to suicide, a survivor and her two children make a desperate bid to reach safety.

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2018-12-13 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Sandra Bullock, Trevante Rhodes

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    leaving nagging question
  2. Ranked #1 for
    lingering question
  3. Ranked #2 for
    pretty solid

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7 The Bourne Identity (2002)

Wounded to the brink of death and suffering from amnesia, Jason Bourne is rescued at sea by a fisherman. With nothing to go on but a Swiss bank account number, he starts to reconstruct his life, but finds that many people he encounters want him dead. However, Bourne realizes that he has the combat and mental skills of a world-class spy—but who does he work for?

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2002-06-14 | Action / Drama

Cast

Matt Damon, Franka Potente

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    thoroughly believable acting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    ingraining
  3. Ranked #2 for
    entirely believable acting

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8 The Firm (1993)

Mitch McDeere is a young man with a promising future in Law. About to sit his Bar exam, he is approached by 'The Firm' and made an offer he doesn't refuse. Seduced by the money and gifts showered on him, he is totally oblivious to the more sinister side of his company. Then, two Associates are murdered. The FBI contact him, asking him for information and suddenly his life is ruined. He has a choice - work with the FBI, or stay with the Firm. Either way he will lose his life as he knows it. Mitch figures the only way out is to follow his own plan...

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1993-06-30 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Tom Cruise, Jeanne Tripplehorn

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    firm
  2. Ranked #2 for
    boyish
  3. Ranked #3 for
    ever dependable

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9 Casino Royale (2006)

Le Chiffre, a banker to the world's terrorists, is scheduled to participate in a high-stakes poker game in Montenegro, where he intends to use his winnings to establish his financial grip on the terrorist market. M sends Bond—on his maiden mission as a 00 Agent—to attend this game and prevent Le Chiffre from winning. With the help of Vesper Lynd and Felix Leiter, Bond enters the most important poker game in his already dangerous career.

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2006-11-14 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Daniel Craig, Eva Green

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    customary style directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    handsome and tall
  3. Ranked #1 for
    more polished

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10 Battlefield Earth (2000)

In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos are stripping Earth clean of its natural resources, using the broken remnants of humanity as slaves. What is left of the human race has descended into a near primitive state. After being captured, it is up to Tyler to save mankind.

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2000-05-10 | Action / Science Fiction

Cast

John Travolta, Barry Pepper

Rating

rating icon 2.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    downright stupid
  2. Ranked #1 for
    wondering how on earth
  3. Ranked #1 for
    embarrassingly bad

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