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Top 10 movies with over-the-top acting from Showtime

Uploaded on March 23, 2020

Updated on May 19, 2020

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Popular Tastes from These Movies

According to the crowd’s movie taste updated on January 14, 2020, “Top 10 movies with over-the-top acting from Showtime” have these movie tastes in common: strange twist, with a bag of popcorn, hitting false notes, underacting and sociopath.

10 The Rocketeer (1991)

Young pilot Cliff Secord stumbles on a top secret rocket-pack and with the help of his mechanic/mentor, he attempts to save his girl and stop the Nazis as 'The Rocketeer'.

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1991-06-21 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Billy Campbell, Jennifer Connelly

Rating

rating icon 6.4

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9 Godzilla (1998)

When a freighter is viciously attacked in the Pacific Ocean, a team of experts -- including biologist Niko Tatopoulos and scientists Elsie Chapman and Mendel Craven -- concludes that an oversized reptile is the culprit. Before long, the giant lizard is loose in Manhattan, destroying everything within its reach. The team chases the monster to Madison Square Garden, where a brutal battle ensues.

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1998-05-20 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Matthew Broderick, Jean Reno

Rating

rating icon 5.5

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8 Back to the Future Part II (1989)

Marty and Doc are at it again in this wacky sequel to the 1985 blockbuster as the time-traveling duo head to 2015 to nip some McFly family woes in the bud. But things go awry thanks to bully Biff Tannen and a pesky sports almanac. In a last-ditch attempt to set things straight, Marty finds himself bound for 1955 and face to face with his teenage parents -- again.

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1989-11-22 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson

Rating

rating icon 7.7

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7 Back to the Future (1985)

Eighties teenager Marty McFly is accidentally sent back in time to 1955, inadvertently disrupting his parents' first meeting and attracting his mother's romantic interest. Marty must repair the damage to history by rekindling his parents' romance and - with the help of his eccentric inventor friend Doc Brown - return to 1985.

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1985-07-03 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd

Rating

rating icon 8.3

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6 What Lies Beneath (2000)

When Claire Spencer starts hearing ghostly voices and seeing spooky images, she wonders if an otherworldly spirit is trying to contact her. All the while, her husband tries to reassure her by telling her it's all in her head. But as Claire investigates, she discovers that the man she loves might know more than he's letting on.

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2000-07-21 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Harrison Ford, Michelle Pfeiffer

Rating

rating icon 6.4

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5 Good Will Hunting (1997)

Will Hunting has a genius-level IQ but chooses to work as a janitor at MIT. When he solves a difficult graduate-level math problem, his talents are discovered by Professor Gerald Lambeau, who decides to help the misguided youth reach his potential. When Will is arrested for attacking a police officer, Professor Lambeau makes a deal to get leniency for him if he will get treatment from therapist Sean Maguire.

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1997-12-05 | Drama

Cast

Robin Williams, Matt Damon

Rating

rating icon 8.1

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4 The King's Speech (2010)

The King's Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George ('Bertie') reluctantly assumes the throne. Plagued by a dreaded stutter and considered unfit to be king, Bertie engages the help of an unorthodox speech therapist named Lionel Logue. Through a set of unexpected techniques, and as a result of an unlikely friendship, Bertie is able to find his voice and boldly lead the country into war.

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2010-09-06 | Drama / History

Cast

Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush

Rating

rating icon 7.7

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3 Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)

The Bride unwaveringly continues on her roaring rampage of revenge against the band of assassins who had tried to kill her and her unborn child. She visits each of her former associates one-by-one, checking off the victims on her Death List Five until there's nothing left to do … but kill Bill.

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2004-04-16 | Action / Crime

Cast

Uma Thurman, David Carradine

Rating

rating icon 7.9

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2 Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)

An assassin is shot by her ruthless employer, Bill, and other members of their assassination circle – but she lives to plot her vengeance.

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2003-10-10 | Action / Crime

Cast

Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu

Rating

rating icon 8.0

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1 Sin City (2005)

Welcome to Sin City. This town beckons to the tough, the corrupt, the brokenhearted. Some call it dark… Hard-boiled. Then there are those who call it home — Crooked cops, sexy dames, desperate vigilantes. Some are seeking revenge, others lust after redemption, and then there are those hoping for a little of both. A universe of unlikely and reluctant heroes still trying to do the right thing in a city that refuses to care.

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2005-04-01 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Bruce Willis, Mickey Rourke

Rating

rating icon 7.4

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