Top rated awfully slow movies that are also controversial

Check out today’s highest ranked awfully slow and controversial movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are awfully slow and controversial, 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 Jul 26 2021

1 Miss Sloane (2016)

An ambitious lobbyist faces off against the powerful gun lobby in an attempt to pass gun control legislation.

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2016-11-25 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Jessica Chastain, Mark Strong

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    stellar performance
  2. Ranked #2 for
    for political debate
  3. Ranked #3 for
    always dependable actor

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2 High Life (2018)

A father and his daughter struggle to survive in deep space where they live in isolation.

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2018-09-26 | Science Fiction / Drama

Cast

Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    painfully slow
  2. Ranked #2 for
    most remarkable
  3. Ranked #2 for
    most revealing

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3 Take Shelter (2011)

Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself.

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2011-09-30 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Michael Shannon, Jessica Chastain

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sense of impending doom
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sense of foreboding
  3. Ranked #1 for
    pitch perfect performance

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4 The Bookshop (2017)

Set in a small English town in 1959, a woman who decides, against polite but ruthless local opposition, to open a bookshop, a decision which becomes a political minefield.

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2017-11-10 | Drama

Cast

Emily Mortimer, Bill Nighy

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    small-minded
  2. Ranked #1 for
    slow moving
  3. Ranked #2 for
    lively pace

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5 Madras Cafe (2013)

An Indian intelligence agent journeys to a war-torn coastal island to break a resolute rebel group and meets a passionate journalist.

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2013-08-23 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

John Abraham, Nargis Fakhri

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    tightly constructed
  2. Ranked #2 for
    wonderfully executed
  3. Ranked #2 for
    nicely crafted

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6 Silence (2016)

Two Jesuit priests travel to seventeenth century Japan which has, under the Tokugawa shogunate, banned Catholicism and almost all foreign contact.

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2016-12-22 | Drama / History

Cast

Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    for contemplation
  2. Ranked #2 for
    master filmmaker
  3. Ranked #2 for
    spiritual belief

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7 The Danish Girl (2015)

When Gerda Wegener asks her husband Einar to fill in as a portrait model, Einar discovers the person she's meant to be and begins living her life as Lili Elbe. Having realized her true self and with Gerda's love and support, Lili embarks on a groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer.

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2015-01-01 | Drama

Cast

Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    more streamlined
  2. Ranked #2 for
    sensitive portrayal
  3. Ranked #3 for
    thorny

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8 The Ghost Writer (2010)

A writer stumbles upon a long-hidden secret when he agrees to help former British Prime Minister Adam Lang complete his memoirs on a remote island after the politician's assistant drowns in a mysterious accident.

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2010-02-12 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    standout performance
  2. Ranked #2 for
    distinctive directing
  3. Ranked #3 for
    consummate professional

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9 Super Size Me (2004)

Morgan Spurlock subjects himself to a diet based only on McDonald's fast food three times a day for thirty days without exercising to try to prove why so many Americans are fat or obese. He submits himself to a complete check-up by three doctors, comparing his weight along the way, resulting in a scary conclusion.

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2004-01-17 | Documentary / Comedy

Cast

Morgan Spurlock, Daryl Isaacs

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    instantly gratifying
  2. Ranked #1 for
    binge worthy
  3. Ranked #2 for
    alarming

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10 Udta Punjab (2016)

The insurgence of substance abuse among the young in the Indian state of Punjab through the stories of a rock star, a migrant laborer, a doctor and a policeman.

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2016-06-17 | Action / Crime

Cast

Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    severe editing
  2. Ranked #3 for
    harsh truth
  3. Ranked #3 for
    bang on

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