Top rated awfully slow movies on Acorn TV

Check out today’s highest ranked awfully slow movies on Acorn TV! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best awfully slow movies on Acorn TV, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country. Maimovie provides context-aware recommendation based on extensive data gathered and analyzed by AI.

Last Update Jun 21 2021

1 The Way Back (2010)

At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag—to take a perilous and uncertain journey to freedom as they cross deserts, mountains and several nations.

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2010-09-03 | Drama / Adventure

Cast

Jim Sturgess, Ed Harris

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lush green scenery
  2. Ranked #2 for
    sweeping vista
  3. Ranked #2 for
    grueling

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2 Agora (2009)

A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn between his love for her and the possibility of gaining his freedom by joining the rising tide of Christianity.

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2009-05-17 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Rachel Weisz, Max Minghella

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #32 for
    like a history lesson
  2. Ranked #152 for
    teaching tool
  3. Ranked #200 for
    historical point of view

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3 United (2011)

United is based on the true story of Manchester United's legendary "Busby Babes", the youngest side ever to win the Football League and the 1958 Munich Air Crash that claimed eight of the their number. The film draws on first-hand interviews with the survivors and their families to tell the inspirational story of a team and community overcoming terrible tragedy.

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2011-01-02 | Drama / History

Cast

David Tennant, Jack O'Connell

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #591 for
    inspirational
  2. Ranked #962 for
    all-star cast
  3. Ranked #1186 for
    emotionally charging

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4 The Sum of Us (1994)

A widowed father has to deal with two complex issues: while he is searching for "Miss Right," his son, who is in his 20s and gay, is searching for "Mr. Right."

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1994-07-28 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jack Thompson, Russell Crowe

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #626 for
    great story
  2. Ranked #876 for
    romantic subplot
  3. Ranked #920 for
    debased

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5 Mr. Morgan's Last Love (2013)

The film centres on a retired, widowed professor living in Paris who develops a special relationship with a younger French woman.

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2013-08-22 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Michael Caine, Clémence Poésy

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #35 for
    hitting false notes
  2. Ranked #514 for
    beautiful acting
  3. Ranked #866 for
    real downer

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6 Wreckers (2011)

A married couple move back to his childhood village to start a family but a surprise visit from the husband's brother ignites sibling rivalry and exposes the lies embedded in the couple's relationship.

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2011-12-16 | Drama

Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch, Claire Foy

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1203 for
    nightmarish visual
  2. Ranked #1293 for
    domineering character
  3. Ranked #1685 for
    abusive

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7 Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears (2020)

After freeing a young Bedouin girl from her unjust imprisonment in Jerusalem, an Australian adventuress, together with her devoted police detective friend, begins to unravel a decade-old mystery concerning priceless emeralds, an ancient curse and the disappearance of the girl's mother and massacre of her tribe.

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2020-02-27 | Drama / Adventure

Cast

Essie Davis, Nathan Page

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #39 for
    pure escapism
  2. Ranked #165 for
    intense drama
  3. Ranked #1357 for
    with the best music

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8 The Boy with the Topknot (2017)

Born to traditional Punjabi parents and growing up in Wolverhampton, Sathnam Sanghera moves to London after graduating from Cambridge University. Now in his late 20s he is planning to reveal to his family that he will defy expectations of an arranged marriage - but instead learns a painful family secret.

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2017-11-13 | Drama / TV Movie

Cast

Sacha Dhawan, Joanna Vanderham

Rating

rating icon 5.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #882 for
    intense drama
  2. Ranked #1784 for
    jumbling
  3. Ranked #2441 for
    one of rare gems

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9 The Scarlet Pimpernel (1982)

During the French Revolution, a mysterious English nobleman known only as The Scarlet Pimpernel (a humble wayside flower), snatches French aristos from the jaws of the guillotine, while posing as the foppish Sir Percy Blakeney in society. Percy falls for and marries the beautiful actress Marguerite St. Just, but she is involved with Chauvelin and Robespierre, and Percy's marriage to her may endanger the Pimpernel's plans to save the little Dauphin

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1982-11-09 | Action / Drama

Cast

Anthony Andrews, Jane Seymour

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #64 for
    intense drama
  2. Ranked #273 for
    alternate history
  3. Ranked #380 for
    rhythmic continuity of character development

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10 Cider with Rosie (2015)

A semi-autobiographical coming-of-age story set in the Cotswolds during and immediately after the First World War.

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2015-09-27 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Samantha Morton, Timothy Spall

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1442 for
    rootless character
  2. Ranked #1495 for
    staying true to book
  3. Ranked #1724 for
    feels like summer

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