19 Movies Like The Dig (2021)

1 The Theory of Everything (2014) ★ 7.7

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A look at the relationship between the famous physicist Stephen Hawking and his wife.

2 The Pyramid (2014) ★ 4.6

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An archaeological team attempts to unlock the secrets of a lost pyramid only to find themselves hunted by an insidious creature.

3 Ammonite (2020) ★ 6.5

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1840s England, acclaimed but overlooked fossil hunter Mary Anning and a young woman sent to convalesce by the sea develop an intense relationship, altering both of their lives forever.

4 A Passage to India (1984) ★ 7.3

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Cultural mistrust and false accusations doom a friendship in British colonial India between an Indian doctor, an Englishwoman engaged to marry a city magistrate, and an English educator.

5 Rebecca (2020) ★ 6.0

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A young newlywed arrives at her husband's imposing family estate on a windswept English coast and finds herself battling the shadow of his first wife, Rebecca, whose legacy lives on in the house long after her death.

6 The Good Liar (2019) ★ 6.7

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Consummate con man Roy Courtnay has set his sights on his latest mark: the recently widowed Betty McLeish, worth millions. But this time, what should have been a simple swindle escalates into a cat-and-mouse game with the ultimate...

7 Against the Ice (2022) ★ 6.5

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In 1909, two explorers fight to survive after they're left behind while on a Denmark expedition in ice-covered Greenland.

8 There Will Be Blood (2007) ★ 8.2

A story of family, religion, hatred, oil and madness, focusing on a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business.

9 Oxygen (2021) ★ 6.5

A woman wakes in a cryogenic chamber with no recollection of how she got there. She must rebuild her memory to find a way out, but as time is running low and oxygen levels are dropping rapidly around her, it's not going to be easy.

10 The Lost Daughter (2021) ★ 6.7

A woman's beach vacation takes a dark turn when she begins to confront the troubles of her past.

11 The Mauritanian (2021) ★ 7.4

Mohamedou Ould Slahi fights for freedom after being detained and imprisoned without charge by the U.S. Government for years.

12 The Unforgivable (2021) ★ 7.1

A woman is released from prison after serving a sentence for a violent crime and re-enters a society that refuses to forgive her past.

13 All the Money in the World (2017) ★ 6.8

The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.

14 The Lost City of Z (2016) ★ 6.6

In the early 20th century, British explorer Percy Fawcett journeys into the Amazon where he discovers evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilization that may have once inhabited this region. Despite being ridiculed by most scientists who view indigenous populations as savages and barbaric at best , determined Fawcett returns to search for these ancient civilizations .

15 Official Secrets (2019) ★ 7.3

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The true story of a British whistleblower who leaked information to the press about an illegal NSA spy operation designed to push the UN Security Council into sanctioning the 2003 invasion of Iraq.

16 The Constant Gardener (2005) ★ 7.4

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A widower is determined to get to the bottom of a potentially explosive secret involving his wife's murder, big business, and corporate corruption.

17 Emma. (2020) ★ 6.7

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Jane Austen's beloved comedy about finding your equal and earning your happy ending, is reimagined in this. Handsome, clever, and rich, Emma Woodhouse is a restless queen bee without rivals in her sleepy little town. In this glittering satire of social class and the pain of growing up, Emma must adventure through misguided matches and romantic missteps to find the love that has been there all along.

18 Becoming Jane (2007) ★ 7.0

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The year is 1795 and young Jane Austen (Anne Hathaway) is a feisty twenty-year-old and emerging writer who already sees a world beyond class and commerce, beyond pride and prejudice, and dreams of doing what was then nearly unthinkable, marrying for love. Naturally, her parents are searching for a wealthy, well-appointed husband to assure their daughter's future social standing. They are eyeing Mr. Wisley (Laurence Fox), nephew to the very formidable, not to mention very rich, local aristocrat Lady Gresham (Dame Maggie Smith), as a prospective match. But when Jane meets the roguish and decidedly non-aristocratic Tom Lefroy (James McAvoy), sparks soon fly along with the sharp repartee. His intellect and arrogance raise her ire, then knock her head over heels. Now, the couple, whose flirtation flies in the face of the sense and sensibility of the age, is faced with a terrible dilemma. If they attempt to marry, they will risk everything that matters - family, friends, and fortune.

19 The Professor and the Madman (2019) ★ 7.2

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Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid-19th century, and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic Asylum, Dr. William M...

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