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9. ‘Hacksaw Ridge’

Mel Gibson directed the incredible true story of conscientious objector Desmond Doss who saved the lives of 75 men during a bloody battle in the South Pacific without firing a weapon. The demand for information online about Doss’s story is a reflection of the truly unbelievable nature of his feats.

The most popular 2017 movies revealed

Tom Butler
UK Movies Editor

2017 has been a blockbuster year for moviegoers with cinemas offering something for all tastes. The diversity of film choices available is reflected in the search habits of Yahoo users, with musicals, superhero movies, war films, dramas, and horror films all featuring in the top 10 of the year’s most searched for movies.

From billions of searches on Yahoo UK, these were the films that dominated the conversation around movies in 2017.

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