Top rated wildly improbable movies that are also stretching the limits

Check out today’s highest ranked wildly improbable and stretching the limits movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are wildly improbable and stretching the limits, 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 May 03 2021

1 The Terminal (2004)

Viktor Navorski is a man without a country; his plane took off just as a coup d'etat exploded in his homeland, leaving it in shambles, and now he's stranded at Kennedy Airport, where he's holding a passport that nobody recognizes. While quarantined in the transit lounge until authorities can figure out what to do with him, Viktor simply goes on living – and courts romance with a beautiful flight attendant.

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2004-06-17 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Tom Hanks, Catherine Zeta-Jones

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    highly unlikely
  2. Ranked #1 for
    contrived situation
  3. Ranked #3 for
    light-hearted romp

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2 Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)

When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfill his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against time, hunted by assassins while trying to prevent a global catastrophe.

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2018-07-13 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Tom Cruise, Henry Cavill

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    close call
  2. Ranked #1 for
    jaw-dropping
  3. Ranked #1 for
    highly intense

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3 Vertical Limit (2000)

Trapped near the summit of K2, the world's second-highest mountain, Annie Garrett radios to base camp for help. Brother Peter hears Annie's message and assembles a team to save her and her group before they succumb to K2's unforgiving elements. But, as Annie lays injured in an icy cavern, the rescuers face several terrifying events that could end the rescue attempt -- and their lives.

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2000-12-08 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Chris O'Donnell, Robin Tunney

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    improbable situation
  2. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely exciting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    contrived plot

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4 Some Like It Hot (1959)

Two musicians witness a mob hit and struggle to find a way out of the city before they are found by the gangsters. Their only opportunity is to join an all-girl band as they leave on a tour. To make their getaway they must first disguise themselves as women, then keep their identities secret and deal with the problems this brings - such as an attractive bandmate and a very determined suitor.

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1959-03-19 | Comedy / Music

Cast

Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    shapely actress
  2. Ranked #1 for
    peerless
  3. Ranked #1 for
    comic gold

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5 Live Free or Die Hard (2007)

John McClane is back and badder than ever, and this time he's working for Homeland Security. He calls on the services of a young hacker in his bid to stop a ring of Internet terrorists intent on taking control of America's computer infrastructure.

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2007-06-20 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Bruce Willis, Justin Long

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    little lame
  2. Ranked #1 for
    semblance of reality
  3. Ranked #2 for
    second best

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6 Salt (2010)

As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt goes on the run, using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative to elude capture. Salt's efforts to prove her innocence only serve to cast doubt on her motives, as the hunt to uncover the truth behind her identity continues and the question remains: "Who is Salt?"

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2010-07-21 | Action / Mystery

Cast

Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    highly improbable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    somewhat implausible
  3. Ranked #2 for
    highly implausible

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7 2012 (2009)

Dr. Adrian Helmsley, part of a worldwide geophysical team investigating the effect on the earth of radiation from unprecedented solar storms, learns that the earth's core is heating up. He warns U.S. President Thomas Wilson that the crust of the earth is becoming unstable and that without proper preparations for saving a fraction of the world's population, the entire race is doomed. Meanwhile, writer Jackson Curtis stumbles on the same information. While the world's leaders race to build "arks" to escape the impending cataclysm, Curtis struggles to find a way to save his family. Meanwhile, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes of unprecedented strength wreak havoc around the world.

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2009-10-10 | Action / Adventure

Cast

John Cusack, Amanda Peet

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    biblical proportion
  2. Ranked #2 for
    fancy special effects
  3. Ranked #3 for
    deep impact

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8 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
    faithful to book
  2. Ranked #1 for
    deviating from book
  3. Ranked #2 for
    heavy exposition

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9 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
    loose thread
  2. Ranked #1 for
    left unexplained
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unanswered question

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10 The Truman Show (1998)

Truman Burbank is the star of The Truman Show, a 24-hour-a-day reality TV show that broadcasts every aspect of his life without his knowledge. His entire life has been an unending soap opera for consumption by the rest of the world. And everyone he knows, including his wife and his best friend is really an actor, paid to be part of his life.

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1998-06-04 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jim Carrey, Laura Linney

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    thought-provoking
  2. Ranked #1 for
    entertaining and thought-provoking
  3. Ranked #1 for
    beyond boundaries

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