Top rated movies with phenomenal acting that have surpassing expectations

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with phenomenal acting and surpassing expectations! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with phenomenal acting and surpassing expectations, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Cruella (2021)

In 1970s London amidst the punk rock revolution, a young grifter named Estella is determined to make a name for herself with her designs. She befriends a pair of young thieves who appreciate her appetite for mischief, and together they are able to build a life for themselves on the London streets. One day, Estella’s flair for fashion catches the eye of the Baroness von Hellman, a fashion legend who is devastatingly chic and terrifyingly haute. But their relationship sets in motion a course of events and revelations that will cause Estella to embrace her wicked side and become the raucous, fashionable and revenge-bent Cruella.

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2021-05-26 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Emma Stone, Emma Thompson

Rating

rating icon 8.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    absolutely incredible
  2. Ranked #2 for
    absolutely mesmerizing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    nothing short of remarkable

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2 Andhadhun (2018)

A series of mysterious events changes the life of a blind pianist who now must report a crime that was actually never witnessed by him.

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2018-10-05 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Ayushmann Khurrana, Radhika Apte

Rating

rating icon 7.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    twists and turns
  2. Ranked #1 for
    lot of twists
  3. Ranked #1 for
    completely unpredictable

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3 Hamilton (2020)

Presenting the tale of American founding father Alexander Hamilton, this filmed version of the original Broadway smash hit is the story of America then, told by America now.

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2020-07-03 | Music / History

Cast

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Leslie Odom Jr.

Rating

rating icon 8.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    listenable music
  2. Ranked #2 for
    distinctive directing
  3. Ranked #3 for
    sheer genius

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4 The Greatest Showman (2017)

The story of American showman P.T. Barnum, founder of the circus that became the famous traveling Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.

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2017-12-20 | Drama

Cast

Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron

Rating

rating icon 8.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    catchy soundtrack
  2. Ranked #3 for
    with showmanship
  3. Ranked #5 for
    Cirque Du Soleil like

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5 The Invisible Guest (2017)

Barcelona, Spain. Adrián Doria, a young and successful businessman accused of murder, meets one night with Virginia Goodman, an expert interrogation lawyer, in order to devise a defense strategy.

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2017-01-06 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Mario Casas, Ana Wagener

Rating

rating icon 8.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    dramatic turn
  2. Ranked #1 for
    full of surprises
  3. Ranked #1 for
    real shocker

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6 Ratsasan (2018)

A serial killer is murdering school girls, and a newbie cop has to track him down before the victim count increases.

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2018-10-05 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Vishnu Vishal, Amala Paul

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gripping screenplay
  2. Ranked #1 for
    hooked ending
  3. Ranked #1 for
    chilling thrills

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7 War (2019)

Khalid, is entrusted with the task of eliminating Kabir, a former soldier turned rogue, as he engages in an epic battle with his mentor who had taught him everything.

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2019-10-02 | Action / Thriller

Cast

Hrithik Roshan, Tiger Shroff

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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8 Tumbbad (2018)

India, 1918. On the outskirts of Tumbbad, a cursed village where it always rains, Vinayak, along with his mother and his brother, care of a mysterious old woman who keeps the secret of an ancestral treasure that Vinayak gets obsessed with.

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2018-10-12 | Horror / Fantasy

Cast

Sohum Shah, Mohammad Samad

Rating

rating icon 7.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    taking hat off to director
  2. Ranked #1 for
    exquisite cinematography
  3. Ranked #2 for
    impeccable directing

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9 The King (2019)

England, 15th century. Hal, a capricious prince who lives among the populace far from court, is forced by circumstances to reluctantly accept the throne and become Henry V.

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2019-10-11 | Drama / History

Cast

Timothée Chalamet, Joel Edgerton

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slice of history
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for historical research
  3. Ranked #2 for
    historically accurate

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10 Rangasthalam (2018)

Chitti Babu begins to suspect his elder brother's life is in danger after they team up to lock horns with their village president and overthrow his unlawful 30 year old regime.

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2018-03-29 | Action / Drama

Cast

Ram Charan, Samantha Akkineni

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rustic character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    nothing short of incredible
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sheerly powerful directing

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