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Top rated awfully slow movies on Sundance Now

Check out today’s highest ranked awfully slow movies on Sundance Now! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best awfully slow movies on Sundance Now, 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 Mar 01 2021

1 Embrace of the Serpent (2015)

The epic story of the first contact, encounter, approach, betrayal and, eventually, life-transcending friendship, between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman, last survivor of his people, and two scientists that, over the course of 40 years, travel through the Amazon in search of a sacred plant that can heal them. Inspired by the journals of the first explorers of the Colombian Amazon, Theodor Koch-Grunberg and Richard Evans Schultes.

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2015-05-25 | Drama / Adventure

Cast

Nilbio Torres, Antonio Bolivar

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    stunning directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for contemplation
  3. Ranked #1 for
    magnificent photography

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2 We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011)

After her son Kevin commits a horrific act, troubled mother Eva reflects on her complicated relationship with her disturbed son as he grew from a toddler into a teenager.

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2011-09-28 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Tilda Swinton, John C. Reilly

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slightly uncomfortable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with slaughters
  3. Ranked #1 for
    deeply unsettling

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3 Marjorie Prime (2017)

A service which creates holographic projections of late family members allows an elderly woman to spend time with a younger version of her deceased husband.

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2017-01-23 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Jon Hamm, Geena Davis

Rating

rating icon 6.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    thought-provoking question
  2. Ranked #3 for
    altered state
  3. Ranked #3 for
    bit wooden

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4 Heathers (1989)

A girl who halfheartedly tries to be part of the "in crowd" of her school meets a rebel who teaches her a more devious way to play social politics: by killing the popular kids.

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1989-03-31 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Winona Ryder, Christian Slater

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    venomous
  2. Ranked #1 for
    transgressive
  3. Ranked #2 for
    unacceptable character

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5 The Fits (2016)

Toni, a tomboyish boxer, lands a spot on an after-school drill team in the West End community of Cincinnati. She eagerly absorbs routines, masters drills, and even pierces her own ears to fit in. It’s the joy of her first friendships and her discovery of dance. Shortly after Toni joins the team, most of the girls on the team suffer from episodes of fainting, swooning, and shaking in a seemingly uncontrollable catharsis. Nobody can explain the mysterious outbreak. These fits soon transform into a rite of passage as the trauma draws the other girls closer together. Caught between her need for control and her desire for acceptance, Toni must decide how far she will go to embody her new ideals.

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2016-01-22 | Drama

Cast

Royalty Hightower, Alexis Neblett

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    largely forgettable
  2. Ranked #6 for
    adolescent
  3. Ranked #7 for
    top-ranking

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6 The Painted Veil (2006)

A British medical doctor fights a cholera outbreak in a small Chinese village, while also being trapped at home in a loveless marriage to an unfaithful wife.

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2006-01-01 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Edward Norton, Naomi Watts

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #112 for
    anti-valentine
  2. Ranked #324 for
    healing
  3. Ranked #449 for
    anti-love

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7 Charlie's Country (2013)

Blackfella Charlie is getting older, and he's out of sorts. The intervention is making life more difficult on his remote community, what with the proper policing of whitefella laws that don't generally make much sense, and Charlie's kin and ken seeming more interested in going along with things than doing anything about it. So Charlie takes off, to live the old way, but in doing so sets off a chain of events in his life that has him return to his community chastened, and somewhat the wiser.

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2013-10-12 | Drama

Cast

David Gulpilil, Peter Djigirr

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    towering
  2. Ranked #7 for
    famed director
  3. Ranked #11 for
    principled

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8 The Young Victoria (2009)

As the only legitimate heir of England's King William, teenage Victoria gets caught up in the political machinations of her own family. Victoria's mother wants her to sign a regency order, while her Belgian uncle schemes to arrange a marriage between the future monarch and Prince Albert, the man who will become the love of her life.

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2009-03-04 | Drama / History

Cast

Emily Blunt, Rupert Friend

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #215 for
    historical significance
  2. Ranked #227 for
    history buff
  3. Ranked #228 for
    like a history lesson

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9 Cosmopolis (2012)

Riding across Manhattan in a stretch limo during a riot in order to get a haircut, a 28-year-old billionaire asset manager's life begins to crumble.

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2012-05-25 | Drama

Cast

Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche

Rating

rating icon 5.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #185 for
    more rewarding
  2. Ranked #292 for
    scandalous
  3. Ranked #429 for
    anti-valentine

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10 Wuthering Heights (2011)

Yorkshire moorlands, northern England, in the late 18th century. Young Heathcliff, rescued from the streets of Liverpool by Mr. Earnshaw, the owner of Wuthering Heights, an isolated farm, develops over the years an insane passion for Cathy, his foster sister, a sick obsession destined to end tragically.

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2011-09-09 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Kaya Scodelario, James Howson

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #477 for
    wobbly camera work
  2. Ranked #507 for
    lack of chemistry
  3. Ranked #528 for
    creative

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