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Top rated wildly improbable movies that are also for self reflection

Check out today’s highest ranked wildly improbable and for self reflection movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are wildly improbable and for self reflection, 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 Approaching the Unknown (2016)

Captain William Stanaforth is on a one-way solo mission to take the first steps in colonising Mars. Like all pioneers throughout history, Stanaforth will face insurmountable odds and life and death decisions as he rockets bravely through space.

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2016-06-03 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Mark Strong, Luke Wilson

Rating

rating icon 5.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    more fulfilling
  2. Ranked #7 for
    for introspection
  3. Ranked #7 for
    study of human nature

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2 The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)

A timid magazine photo manager who lives life vicariously through daydreams embarks on a true-life adventure when a negative goes missing.

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2013-12-18 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    beautiful cinematography
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fantasy sequence
  3. Ranked #1 for
    smooth flow

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3 Runaway Train (1985)

A hardened convict and a younger prisoner escape from a brutal prison in the middle of winter only to find themselves on an out-of-control train with a female railway worker while being pursued by the vengeful head of security.

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1985-11-15 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Jon Voight, Eric Roberts

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    able supporting actor
  2. Ranked #2 for
    savage
  3. Ranked #3 for
    different slant

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4 Moneyball (2011)

The story of Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to put together a baseball team on a budget, by employing computer-generated analysis to draft his players.

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2011-09-22 | Drama

Cast

Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    actor of hidden talents
  2. Ranked #3 for
    slightly interested
  3. Ranked #3 for
    raw talent

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5 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
    blackness
  2. Ranked #1 for
    plum role
  3. Ranked #1 for
    worthy of academy award

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6 Gone Girl (2014)

With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.

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2014-10-01 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    perfect casting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    curveball
  3. Ranked #1 for
    blindsided

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7 Her (2013)

In the not so distant future, Theodore, a lonely writer purchases a newly developed operating system designed to meet the user's every needs. To Theodore's surprise, a romantic relationship develops between him and his operating system. This unconventional love story blends science fiction and romance in a sweet tale that explores the nature of love and the ways that technology isolates and connects us all.

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2013-12-18 | Romance / Science Fiction

Cast

Joaquin Phoenix, Scarlett Johansson

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    socially relevant
  2. Ranked #1 for
    awkward conversation
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for meaningful conversation

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8 Inception (2010)

Cobb, a skilled thief who commits corporate espionage by infiltrating the subconscious of his targets is offered a chance to regain his old life as payment for a task considered to be impossible: "inception", the implantation of another person's idea into a target's subconscious.

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2010-07-15 | Action / Science Fiction

Cast

Leonardo DiCaprio, Ken Watanabe

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly complex
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sheer visual
  3. Ranked #1 for
    extremely difficult

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9 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
    typical hollywood ending
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sappy ending
  3. Ranked #2 for
    philosophical question

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10 Booksmart (2019)

Two academic teenage superstars realize, on the eve of their high school graduation, that they should have worked less and played more. Determined to never fall short of their peers, the girls set out on a mission to cram four years of fun into one night.

Info

2019-05-24 | Comedy

Cast

Kaitlyn Dever, Beanie Feldstein

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    whippy and smart dialogue
  2. Ranked #2 for
    bit hard
  3. Ranked #5 for
    loosened up plot

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