Top rated awfully slow movies that are also dire

Check out today’s highest ranked awfully slow and dire movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are awfully slow and dire, 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 The Midnight Sky (2020)

A lone scientist in the Arctic races to contact a crew of astronauts returning home to a mysterious global catastrophe.

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2020-12-10 | Science Fiction / Drama

Cast

George Clooney, Felicity Jones

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    visually engaging
  2. Ranked #3 for
    glacial pace
  3. Ranked #4 for
    too slow-paced

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2 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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3 The House of the Devil (2009)

In the 1980s, college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that coincides with a full lunar eclipse. She slowly realizes her clients harbor a terrifying secret.

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2009-04-25 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Jocelin Donahue, Tom Noonan

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    payoff at ending
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ratcheting up tension
  3. Ranked #1 for
    building suspense

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4 The Bad Batch (2017)

In a desert wasteland in Texas, a muscled cannibal breaks one important rule: don’t play with your food.

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2017-06-23 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Suki Waterhouse, Jason Momoa

Rating

rating icon 5.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    undesirable character
  2. Ranked #4 for
    drug trip
  3. Ranked #5 for
    minimal dialogue

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5 A Wrinkle in Time (2018)

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

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2018-03-08 | Adventure / Science Fiction

Cast

Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey

Rating

rating icon 5.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    insult to injury
  2. Ranked #1 for
    diverse casting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    misfired

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6 Freaks (2019)

Kept locked inside the house by her father, 7-year-old Chloe lives in fear and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat—or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger offers her a glimpse of what's really happening outside, Chloe soon finds that while the truth isn't so simple, the danger is very real.

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2019-03-02 | Science Fiction / Thriller

Cast

Emile Hirsch, Bruce Dern

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    glad
  2. Ranked #1 for
    slow start
  3. Ranked #2 for
    definitely recommending

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7 The Girl on the Train (2021)

When a voyeuristic divorcee fixates on the lives of a perfect couple a far, she soon gets embroiled in a murder mystery that unfolds revealing truths about her own life.

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2021-02-26 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Parineeti Chopra, Aditi Rao Hydari

Rating

rating icon 6.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    overacting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    typical hollywood fare
  3. Ranked #1 for
    hammy acting

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8 The Beyond (2018)

Set in 2019, The Beyond chronicles the groundbreaking mission which sent astronauts - modified with advanced robotics, through a newly discovered wormhole known as the Void. When the mission returns unexpectedly, the space agency races to discover what the astronauts encountered on their first of its kind interstellar space journey.

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2018-01-09 | Science Fiction

Cast

David Bailie, Jane Perry

Rating

rating icon 5.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    non-professional actor
  2. Ranked #2 for
    adding credibility
  3. Ranked #3 for
    mildly interesting

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9 I See You (2019)

When a 12-year-old boy goes missing, lead investigator Greg Harper struggles to balance the pressure of the investigation and troubles with his wife, Jackie. Facing a recent affair, great strain is put on the family that slowly gnaws away at Jackie's grip on reality. But after a malicious presence manifests itself in their home and puts their son, Connor, in mortal danger, the cold, hard truth about evil in the Harper household is finally uncovered.

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2019-09-11 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Helen Hunt, Jon Tenney

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    surprising turn
  2. Ranked #1 for
    picking up pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    cleverly executed

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10 Girl on the Third Floor (2019)

Don Koch tries to renovate a rundown mansion with a sordid history for his growing family, only to learn that the house has other plans.

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2019-10-25 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Phillip Jack Brooks, Trieste Kelly Dunn

Rating

rating icon 5.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    refurbished
  2. Ranked #3 for
    non-sensical plot
  3. Ranked #3 for
    dumb decision

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