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Top rated wildly improbable movies that are also thoroughly engaging

Check out today’s highest ranked wildly improbable and thoroughly engaging movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are wildly improbable and thoroughly engaging, 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 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
    blindsided
  2. Ranked #1 for
    curveball
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sudden twist

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2 Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Jamal Malik is an impoverished Indian teen who becomes a contestant on the Hindi version of ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?’ but, after he wins, he is suspected of cheating.

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2008-05-12 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Dev Patel, Saurabh Shukla

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    eye-opening
  2. Ranked #1 for
    growing up
  3. Ranked #1 for
    somewhat contrived

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3 Prisoners (2013)

When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will this desperate father go to protect his family?

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2013-09-18 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Jake Gyllenhaal, Hugh Jackman

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    grim atmosphere
  2. Ranked #1 for
    heinous crime
  3. Ranked #1 for
    bleak atmosphere

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4 The Village (2004)

When a willful young man tries to venture beyond his sequestered Pennsylvania hamlet, his actions set off a chain of chilling incidents that will alter the community forever.

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2004-07-30 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Joaquin Phoenix, Adrien Brody

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    genuine surprise
  2. Ranked #3 for
    comedown
  3. Ranked #3 for
    obvious

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5 Vantage Point (2008)

The attempted assassination of the American president is told and re-told from several different perspectives.

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2008-02-01 | Drama / Action

Cast

Dennis Quaid, Matthew Fox

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    loud explosion
  2. Ranked #2 for
    mildly interesting
  3. Ranked #3 for
    using multiple angles

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6 Apocalypto (2006)

Set in the Mayan civilization, when a man's idyllic presence is brutally disrupted by a violent invading force, he is taken on a perilous journey to a world ruled by fear and oppression where a harrowing end awaits him. Through a twist of fate and spurred by the power of his love for his woman and his family he will make a desperate break to return home and to ultimately save his way of life.

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2006-12-07 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Rudy Youngblood, Raoul Max Trujillo

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gratuitous gore
  2. Ranked #1 for
    gratuitous violence
  3. Ranked #1 for
    extremely violent

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7 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
    source of entertainment
  3. Ranked #2 for
    lively pace

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8 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
    extended sequence
  2. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely exciting
  3. Ranked #3 for
    pretty impressive

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9 Lady in the Water (2006)

Apartment building superintendent Cleveland Heep rescues what he thinks is a young woman from the pool he maintains. When he discovers that she is actually a character from a bedtime story who is trying to make the journey back to her home, he works with his tenants to protect his new friend from the creatures that are determined to keep her in our world.

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2006-07-20 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Paul Giamatti, Bryce Dallas Howard

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    kind of silly
  2. Ranked #1 for
    talented director
  3. Ranked #2 for
    gossamer

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10 Ocean's Eleven (2001)

Less than 24 hours into his parole, charismatic thief Danny Ocean is already rolling out his next plan: In one night, Danny's hand-picked crew of specialists will attempt to steal more than $150 million from three Las Vegas casinos. But to score the cash, Danny risks his chances of reconciling with ex-wife, Tess.

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2001-12-07 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

George Clooney, Brad Pitt

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    solid entertainment
  2. Ranked #1 for
    highly polished
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with dull moments

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