Movies rated eight out of ten

  • A Beautiful Mind

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    8

    After John Nash, a brilliant but asocial mathematician, accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn for the nightmarish.

  • A Clockwork Orange

    I have watched this movie twice. The first time was the last time on .

    8

    In the future, a sadistic gang leader is imprisoned and volunteers for a conduct-aversion experiment, but it doesn't go as planned.

  • A Ghost Story

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    8

    In this singular exploration of legacy, love, loss, and the enormity of existence, a recently deceased, white-sheeted ghost returns to his suburban home to try to reconnect with his bereft wife.

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  • A Monster Calls

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    8

    A boy seeks the help of a tree monster to cope with his single mother's terminal illness.

  • A Most Wanted Man

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    8

    A Chechen Muslim illegally immigrates to Hamburg, where he gets caught in the international war on terror.

  • A Simple Plan

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    8

    Three blue-collar acquaintances come across millions of dollars in lost cash and make a plan to keep their find from the authorities, but it isn't long before complications and mistrust weave their way into the plan.

  • A Star Is Born

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    8

    A musician helps a young singer find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral.

  • A Time to Kill

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    8

    In Canton, Mississippi, a fearless young lawyer and his assistant defend a black man accused of murdering two white men who raped his ten-year-old daughter, inciting violent retribution and revenge from the Ku Klux Klan.

  • Adaptation.

    I have watched this movie twice. The first time was the last time on .

    8

    A lovelorn screenwriter turns to his less talented twin brother for help when his efforts to adapt a non-fiction book go nowhere.

  • After Life

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    8

    After death, people have a week to choose only one memory to keep for eternity.