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Top rated with large gap movies that are also for intellectual exercise

Check out today’s highest ranked with large gap and for intellectual exercise movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are with large gap and for intellectual exercise, 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 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
    relaxed pace
  2. Ranked #1 for
    hopeless
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for relaxation

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2 A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)

David, a robotic boy—the first of his kind programmed to love—is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final acceptance by humans or machines, David embarks on a journey to discover where he truly belongs, uncovering a world in which the line between robot and machine is both vast and profoundly thin.

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2001-06-29 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Haley Joel Osment, Frances O'Connor

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    open-ending
  2. Ranked #1 for
    distinctive style
  3. Ranked #1 for
    typical hollywood ending

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3 Cloud Atlas (2012)

A set of six nested stories spanning time between the 19th century and a distant post-apocalyptic future. Cloud Atlas explores how the actions and consequences of individual lives impact one another throughout the past, the present and the future. Action, mystery and romance weave through the story as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero and a single act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution in the distant future. Based on the award winning novel by David Mitchell. Directed by Tom Tykwer and the Wachowskis.

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2012-10-26 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Tom Hanks, Halle Berry

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cohesively whole
  2. Ranked #1 for
    interconnected story
  3. Ranked #1 for
    wide plot

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4 Her (2013)

In the not so distant future, Theodore, a lonely writer purchases a newly developed operating system designed to meet the user's every needs. To Theodore's surprise, a romantic relationship develops between him and his operating system. This unconventional love story blends science fiction and romance in a sweet tale that explores the nature of love and the ways that technology isolates and connects us all.

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2013-12-18 | Romance / Science Fiction

Cast

Joaquin Phoenix, Scarlett Johansson

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    adept
  2. Ranked #1 for
    intellectually challenging
  3. Ranked #1 for
    intelligent and thoughtful character

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5 The Platform (2019)

A mysterious place, an indescribable prison, a deep hole. An unknown number of levels. Two inmates living on each level. A descending platform containing food for all of them. An inhuman fight for survival, but also an opportunity for solidarity.

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2019-11-08 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Ivan Massagué, Antonia San Juan

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    vested interest
  2. Ranked #1 for
    satisfying resolution
  3. Ranked #1 for
    well-executed

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6 I Am Not Your Negro (2017)

Working from the text of James Baldwin’s unfinished final novel, director Raoul Peck creates a meditation on what it means to be Black in the United States.

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2017-02-03 | Documentary

Cast

Samuel L. Jackson, James Baldwin

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sonorous voice
  2. Ranked #2 for
    most profound
  3. Ranked #2 for
    as a topic of discussion

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7 21 Grams (2003)

This is the story of three gentle persons: Paul Rivers, an ailing mathematician lovelessly married to an English émigré; Christina Peck, an upper-middle-class suburban housewife, happily married and mother of two little girl; and Jack Jordan, an ex-convict who has found in his Christian faith the strength to raise a family. They will be brought together by a terrible accident that will change their lives. By the final frame, none of them will be the same as they will learn harsh truths about love, faith, courage, desire and guilt, and how chance can change our worlds irretrievably—forever.

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2003-03-05 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Sean Penn, Naomi Watts

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    tenuous
  2. Ranked #1 for
    hand-held shot
  3. Ranked #1 for
    gritty realistic

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8 I ♥ Huckabees (2004)

A husband-and-wife team play detective, but not in the traditional sense. Instead, the happy duo helps others solve their existential issues, the kind that keep you up at night, wondering what it all means.

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2004-09-10 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Jason Schwartzman, Isabelle Huppert

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for philosophical discussion
  2. Ranked #2 for
    for intellectual exercise
  3. Ranked #2 for
    existential theme

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9 Snowpiercer (2013)

In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine.

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2013-08-01 | Action / Science Fiction

Cast

Chris Evans, Song Kang-ho

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    perpetual
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ridiculous premise
  3. Ranked #1 for
    visually exciting

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10 Howards End (1992)

A saga of class relations and changing times in an Edwardian England on the brink of modernity, the film centers on liberal Margaret Schlegel, who, along with her sister Helen, becomes involved with two couples: wealthy, conservative industrialist Henry Wilcox and his wife Ruth, and the downwardly mobile working-class Leonard Bast and his mistress Jackie.

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1992-03-13 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Emma Thompson, Helena Bonham Carter

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    literate script
  2. Ranked #3 for
    handsomely mounted
  3. Ranked #3 for
    morally superior

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