Top rated wildly improbable movies that are also tough and gritty

Check out today’s highest ranked wildly improbable and tough and gritty movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are wildly improbable and tough and gritty, 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 07 2021

1 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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2 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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3 S.W.A.T. (2003)

Hondo Harrelson recruits Jim Street to join an elite unit of the Los Angeles Police Department. Together they seek out more members, including tough Deke Kay and single mom Chris Sanchez. The team's first big assignment is to escort crime boss Alex Montel to prison. It seems routine, but when Montel offers a huge reward to anyone who can break him free, criminals of various stripes step up for the prize.

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2003-08-08 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Samuel L. Jackson, Colin Farrell

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    loud explosion
  2. Ranked #3 for
    braindead
  3. Ranked #4 for
    distinct impression

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4 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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5 Machete (2010)

After being set-up and betrayed by the man who hired him to assassinate a Texas Senator, an ex-Federale launches a brutal rampage of revenge against his former boss.

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2010-09-01 | Action / Comedy

Cast

Danny Trejo, Michelle Rodriguez

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    gratuitous sex
  2. Ranked #2 for
    tongue in cheek
  3. Ranked #2 for
    villainous role

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6 Detour (1945)

Al Roberts, a New York nightclub pianist, hitchhikes to Hollywood to meet his girlfriend Sue. The gambler he's riding with, Charles, unexpectedly dies. Afraid the police wouldn't believe the truth, Al takes the man's identity. In a gas station, he gives a lift to Vera, a woman that knew Charles and blackmails Al with tragic consequences.

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1945-11-30 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Tom Neal, Ann Savage

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    nihilistic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    noir lighting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fatalistic

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7 Million Dollar Baby (2004)

Despondent over a painful estrangement from his daughter, trainer Frankie Dunn isn't prepared for boxer Maggie Fitzgerald to enter his life. But Maggie's determined to go pro and to convince Dunn and his cohort to help her.

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2004-12-15 | Drama

Cast

Clint Eastwood, Hilary Swank

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    rise to top
  2. Ranked #3 for
    deserving accolade
  3. Ranked #3 for
    powerful punch

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8 The Chaser (2008)

Joong-ho is a dirty detective turned pimp in financial trouble as several of his girls have recently disappeared without clearing their debts. While trying to track them down, he finds a clue that the vanished girls were all called up by the same client whom one of his girls is meeting with right now.

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2008-02-14 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Kim Yoon-seok, Ha Jung-woo

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    unlikely event
  2. Ranked #5 for
    impotent character
  3. Ranked #5 for
    lack of talent

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9 The A-Team (2010)

A group of Iraq War veterans goes on the run from U.S. military forces while they try to clear their names after being framed for a crime they didn't commit. Along the way, Col. Hannibal Smith, Capt. H.M. ‘Howling Mad’ Murdock , Sgt. Bosco ‘B.A.’ Baracus, and Lt. Templeton ‘Faceman’ Peck help out various people they encounter.

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2010-06-09 | Thriller / Action

Cast

Liam Neeson, Bradley Cooper

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    plenty of action
  2. Ranked #2 for
    non-stop action
  3. Ranked #2 for
    fine and dandy

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10 Narc (2002)

When the trail goes cold on a murder investigation of a policeman, an undercover narcotics officer is lured back to the force to help solve the case.

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2002-01-14 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Jason Patric, Ray Liotta

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    dark and gritty
  2. Ranked #1 for
    uncompromising
  3. Ranked #1 for
    raw and gritty

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