Top rated wildly improbable movies with an explosive climax

Check out today’s highest ranked wildly improbable movies with an explosive climax! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best wildly improbable movies with an explosive climax, 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 Jul 19 2021

1 The Ghost Writer (2010)

A writer stumbles upon a long-hidden secret when he agrees to help former British Prime Minister Adam Lang complete his memoirs on a remote island after the politician's assistant drowns in a mysterious accident.

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2010-02-12 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    distinctive directing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    standout performance
  3. Ranked #3 for
    top flight

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2 The Interpreter (2005)

After Silvia Broome, an interpreter at United Nations headquarters, overhears plans of an assassination, an American Secret Service agent is sent to investigate.

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2005-04-08 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Nicole Kidman, Sean Penn

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    totally convincing acting
  2. Ranked #3 for
    too convenient
  3. Ranked #3 for
    evil dictator

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3 Collateral (2004)

Cab driver Max picks up a man who offers him $600 to drive him around. But the promise of easy money sours when Max realizes his fare is an assassin.

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2004-08-04 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    unlikely scenario
  2. Ranked #3 for
    late night movie
  3. Ranked #3 for
    contrived plot

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4 Notes on a Scandal (2006)

A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond platonic friendship.

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2006-12-25 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Judi Dench, Cate Blanchett

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rounded character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unanticipated
  3. Ranked #2 for
    certifiable

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5 Twisted (2004)

Recently promoted and transferred to the homicide division, Inspector Jessica Shepard feels pressure to prove herself -- and what better way than by solving San Francisco's latest murder? However, as Shepard and her partner, Mike Delmarco, soon discover, the victim shared a romantic connection to her. As more of Shepard's ex-lovers turn up dead, her mind starts to become unstable, and she begins to wonder if she could be the very killer she's trying to track down.

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2004-02-27 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Ashley Judd, Samuel L. Jackson

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    red herring
  2. Ranked #2 for
    brutal murder
  3. Ranked #2 for
    gruesome killing

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6 The Lady from Shanghai (1947)

A romantic drifter gets caught between a corrupt tycoon and his voluptuous wife.

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1947-12-24 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Rita Hayworth, Orson Welles

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cinematically brilliant
  2. Ranked #1 for
    great casting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    loving photography

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7 House of Sand and Fog (2003)

Behrani, an Iranian immigrant buys a California bungalow, thinking he can fix it up, sell it again, and make enough money to send his son to college. However, the house is the legal property of former drug addict Kathy. After losing the house in an unfair legal dispute with the county, she is left with nowhere to go. Wanting her house back, she hires a lawyer and befriends a police officer. Neither Kathy nor Behrani have broken the law, so they find themselves involved in a difficult moral dilemma.

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2003-12-19 | Drama

Cast

Jennifer Connelly, Ben Kingsley

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    steadfast character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    tragic result
  3. Ranked #2 for
    tragic hero

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8 Knowing (2009)

A teacher opens a time capsule that has been dug up at his son's elementary school; in it are some chilling predictions -- some that have already occurred and others that are about to -- that lead him to believe his family plays a role in the events that are about to unfold.

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2009-03-19 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Rose Byrne

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    religious angle
  2. Ranked #3 for
    religious imagery
  3. Ranked #5 for
    unlikely event

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9 Right at Your Door (2006)

A dirty bomb goes off in Los Angeles, jamming freeways and spreading a toxic cloud.

Info

2006-01-23 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Mary McCormack, Rory Cochrane

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    dangerous subject
  2. Ranked #2 for
    vainly waited
  3. Ranked #7 for
    panic-striker

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10 The Prestige (2006)

A mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy -- full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly consequences.

Info

2006-10-19 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Christian Bale, Hugh Jackman

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deus ex machina
  2. Ranked #1 for
    non-linear narrative
  3. Ranked #1 for
    watching further

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