Top rated wildly improbable movies that are also gritty and violent

Check out today’s highest ranked wildly improbable and gritty and violent movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are wildly improbable and gritty and violent, 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 Jun 14 2021

1 No Escape (2015)

In their new overseas home, an American family soon finds themselves caught in the middle of a coup, and they frantically look for a safe escape in an environment where foreigners are being immediately executed.

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2015-08-26 | Thriller

Cast

Owen Wilson, Lake Bell

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    build up of tension
  2. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly intense
  3. Ranked #2 for
    less believable

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2 The First King (2019)

Romulus and Remus, two shepherds and loyal brothers, end up taking part to a journey that will lead one of them to be the founder of the greatest nation ever seen. However, the fate of the chosen one will pass from killing his own brother.

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2019-01-31 | History / Action

Cast

Alessandro Borghi, Alessio Lapice

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    down-and-dirty
  2. Ranked #1 for
    juicy role
  3. Ranked #1 for
    gritty atmosphere

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3 Training Day (2001)

On his first day on the job as a narcotics officer, a rookie cop works with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears.

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2001-10-05 | Action / Crime

Cast

Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    academy award deserving
  2. Ranked #2 for
    Oscar deserving
  3. Ranked #2 for
    flawless performance

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4 We Own the Night (2007)

A New York nightclub manager tries to save his brother and father from Russian mafia hitmen.

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2007-10-09 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Joaquin Phoenix, Eva Mendes

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    respectable
  2. Ranked #2 for
    tough guy role
  3. Ranked #5 for
    very demanding

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5 Sabotage (2014)

John "Breacher" Wharton leads an elite DEA task force that takes on the world's deadliest drug cartels. When the team successfully executes a high-stakes raid on a cartel safe house, they think their work is done – until, one-by-one, the team members mysteriously start to be eliminated. As the body count rises, everyone is a suspect.

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2014-03-28 | Action / Drama

Cast

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sam Worthington

Rating

rating icon 5.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    the cream of crop
  2. Ranked #2 for
    wild-card actor
  3. Ranked #2 for
    dark and gritty

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6 Prisoners (2013)

Keller Dover faces a parent's worst nightmare when his 6-year-old daughter, Anna, and her friend go missing. The only lead is an old motorhome that had been parked on their street. The head of the investigation, Detective Loki, arrests the driver, but a lack of evidence forces Loki to release his only suspect. Dover, knowing that his daughter's life is at stake, decides that he has no choice but to take matters into his own hands.

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2013-09-18 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    red herring
  2. Ranked #2 for
    attention capturing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    utterly compelling

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7 Colombiana (2011)

After witnessing her parents’ murder as a child in Bogota, Cataleya Restrepo grows up to be a stone-cold assassin. She works for her uncle as a hitman by day, but her personal time is spent engaging in vigilante murders that she hopes will lead her to her ultimate target: the mobster responsible for her parents' death.

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2011-07-27 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Zoe Saldana, Cliff Curtis

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    too convenient
  2. Ranked #4 for
    ultimately forgettable
  3. Ranked #7 for
    well-orchestrated

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8 Olympus Has Fallen (2013)

When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national security team scrambles to respond, they are forced to rely on Banning's inside knowledge to help retake the White House, save the President and avert an even bigger disaster.

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2013-03-20 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unlikely scenario
  2. Ranked #4 for
    stretched imagination
  3. Ranked #4 for
    with a bag of popcorn

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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
    reinvention
  2. Ranked #1 for
    much more realistic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most thrilling

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10 Quantum of Solace (2008)

Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate Mr. White, who reveals that the organization that blackmailed Vesper is far more complex and dangerous than anyone had imagined.

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2008-10-31 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Daniel Craig, Olga Kurylenko

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    slightly inferior
  2. Ranked #2 for
    quick-cut editing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    raising eyebrows

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