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158 Best Well-acted Movies To Watch

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Find the best well-acted movies to watch, from our mood category. Like everything on agoodmovietowatch, these well-acted movies are highly-rated by both viewers and critics.

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Nobody’s Fool (1994)
7.1

An exceedingly earnest small-town slice of life, starring the incomparable Paul Newman

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The Wife (2017)
7.2

A tense drama illustrating the saying "behind every great man is a great woman"

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Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
7.2

A winning outsider tale set in the Deep South

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On the Count of Three (2021)
7.1

A darkly comic tale following two best friends on the last day of their lives

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Paris, 13th District (2021)
7.0

A sensuous drama following the love and sex lives of three young Parisians

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After Life (1998)
7.8

A quiet and meditative fable that finds comfort in the simplest experiences

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Pieces of a Woman (2020)
7.0

An unnerving but honest look at childbirth, partnership, and grief

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RRR (2022)
7.9

An epic Indian action film that packs a mighty punch

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The Nightingale (2018)
7.1

An unsettling but important social horror from the director of The Babadook

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Babette’s Feast (1987)
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8.3

Is there anything to be gained from a life of modesty?

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Leona (2018)
7.6

A Jewish Latina confronts truths about love, life, and self

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Good Luck to You, Leo Grande (2022)
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8.5

An excellent two-hander about sex work and aging

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