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Top rated with large gap movies that are also tough and gritty

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

1 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
    geeking out
  2. Ranked #1 for
    more somber
  3. Ranked #1 for
    exact replica

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2 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.

Info

2016-10-21 | Drama

Cast

Trevante Rhodes, André Holland

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    quiet
  2. Ranked #1 for
    good art directing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    Oscar deserving

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3 American Honey (2016)

A teenage girl with nothing to lose joins a traveling magazine sales crew, and gets caught up in a whirlwind of hard partying, law bending and young love as she criss-crosses the Midwest with a band of misfits.

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2016-09-30 | Drama

Cast

Sasha Lane, Shia LaBeouf

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    immediately drawn
  2. Ranked #1 for
    totally drawn in
  3. Ranked #2 for
    unvarnished

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4 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
    attention grabbing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    gritty realistic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    disjointed narrative

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5 The Florida Project (2017)

The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times.

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2017-10-06 | Drama

Cast

Willem Dafoe, Brooklynn Prince

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    pretty rough
  2. Ranked #1 for
    heart-wrenching
  3. Ranked #1 for
    free-wheeling character

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6 Gran Torino (2008)

Widower Walt Kowalski is a grumpy, prejudiced, tough-minded, unhappy, old, Korean War veteran who can't get along with either his kids or his neighbours. His prize possession is a 1972 Gran Torino he keeps in mint condition. When his neighbour, Thao—a young Hmong teenager under pressure from his gang member cousin—tries to steal his Gran Torino, Walt sets out to reform the youth and takes steps to protect Thao and his family from the gangs that infest their neighborhood.

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2008-12-09 | Drama

Cast

Clint Eastwood, Christopher Carley

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    close-minded
  2. Ranked #1 for
    rougher
  3. Ranked #1 for
    snarling character

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7 The Way Back (2010)

At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag—to take a perilous and uncertain journey to freedom as they cross deserts, mountains and several nations.

Info

2010-09-03 | Drama / Adventure

Cast

Colin Farrell, Ed Harris

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lush landscape
  2. Ranked #1 for
    terse
  3. Ranked #1 for
    ringing false

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8 Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.

Info

2015-12-15 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    minor disappointment
  2. Ranked #1 for
    room for improvement
  3. Ranked #1 for
    breakneck speed

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9 Quantum of Solace (2008)

Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate Mr. White, who reveals that the organization that blackmailed Vesper is far more complex and dangerous than anyone had imagined.

Info

2008-10-31 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Daniel Craig, Olga Kurylenko

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slimy villain
  2. Ranked #1 for
    bang for buck
  3. Ranked #1 for
    wafer-thin plot

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10 District 9 (2009)

Thirty years ago, aliens arrive on Earth. Not to conquer or give aid, but to find refuge from their dying planet. Separated from humans in a South African area called District 9, the aliens are managed by Multi-National United, which is unconcerned with the aliens' welfare but will do anything to master their advanced technology. When a company field agent contracts a mysterious virus that begins to alter his DNA, there is only one place he can hide: District 9.

Info

2009-08-05 | Science Fiction

Cast

Sharlto Copley, Jason Cope

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    refreshingly original directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    relevant issue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    subjective camera

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