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Top rated with large gap movies that are also brilliantly understated

Check out today’s highest ranked with large gap and brilliantly understated movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are with large gap and brilliantly understated, 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 Feb 22 2021

1 Moonlight (2016)

The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.

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2016-10-21 | Drama

Cast

Trevante Rhodes, André Holland

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    true work of art
  2. Ranked #1 for
    good art directing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    vividly capturing

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2 Parasite (2019)

All unemployed, Ki-taek's family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks for their livelihood until they get entangled in an unexpected incident.

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2019-05-30 | Comedy / Thriller

Cast

Song Kang-ho, Lee Sun-kyun

Rating

rating icon 8.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    curveball
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sudden turn
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unexpected twist

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3 Avengers: Endgame (2019)

After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe once and for all, no matter what consequences may be in store.

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2019-04-24 | Adventure / Science Fiction

Cast

Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    thrilling climax
  2. Ranked #1 for
    doozy
  3. Ranked #1 for
    less than satisfying

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4 The Band's Visit (2007)

A small Egyptian police band travels to Israel to play at the inaugural ceremony of an Arab arts center, only to find themselves stuck in the wrong town.

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2007-05-19 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Sasson Gabai, Ronit Elkabetz

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    melancholy mood
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with awkward moments
  3. Ranked #2 for
    rather stiff acting

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5 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)

A rogue band of resistance fighters unite for a mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring a new hope to the galaxy.

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2016-12-14 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Felicity Jones, Diego Luna

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    inevitable climax
  2. Ranked #1 for
    dark and gritty
  3. Ranked #1 for
    more somber

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6 The Help (2011)

Aibileen Clark is a middle-aged African-American maid who has spent her life raising white children and has recently lost her only son; Minny Jackson is an African-American maid who has often offended her employers despite her family's struggles with money and her desperate need for jobs; and Eugenia "Skeeter" Phelan is a young white woman who has recently moved back home after graduating college to find out her childhood maid has mysteriously disappeared. These three stories intertwine to explain how life in Jackson, Mississippi revolves around "the help"; yet they are always kept at a certain distance because of racial lines.

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2011-08-09 | Drama

Cast

Emma Stone, Viola Davis

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    veteran actress
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sublime
  3. Ranked #1 for
    distinctive directing

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7 Superman Returns (2006)

Superman returns to discover his 5-year absence has allowed Lex Luthor to walk free, and that those he was closest to felt abandoned and have moved on. Luthor plots his ultimate revenge that could see millions killed and change the face of the planet forever, as well as ridding himself of the Man of Steel.

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2006-06-28 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Brandon Routh, Kevin Spacey

Rating

rating icon 5.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    versatile director
  2. Ranked #1 for
    down to earth
  3. Ranked #1 for
    heart grabbing

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8 Lost in Translation (2003)

Two lost souls visiting Tokyo -- the young, neglected wife of a photographer and a washed-up movie star shooting a TV commercial -- find an odd solace and pensive freedom to be real in each other's company, away from their lives in America.

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2003-09-18 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deeply meaningful
  2. Ranked #1 for
    hopeless
  3. Ranked #1 for
    relaxed pace

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9 Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)

After the insane General Jack D. Ripper initiates a nuclear strike on the Soviet Union, a war room full of politicians, generals and a Russian diplomat all frantically try to stop the nuclear strike.

Info

1964-01-29 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Peter Sellers, George C. Scott

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    witty script
  2. Ranked #1 for
    timeless masterpiece
  3. Ranked #1 for
    wild-eyed character

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10 Cast Away (2000)

Chuck Nolan, a top international manager for FedEx, and Kelly, a Ph.D. student, are in love and heading towards marriage. Then Chuck's plane to Malaysia crashes at sea during a terrible storm. He's the only survivor, and finds himself marooned on a desolate island. With no way to escape, Chuck must find ways to survive in his new home.

Info

2000-12-22 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    emotionally involving
  2. Ranked #1 for
    deserving nods from Oscars
  3. Ranked #1 for
    study of human nature

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