Top rated awfully slow movies that are also excellent

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

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, the echoes of Britain's past resonate in the face of its uncertain future‎.

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2021-01-14 | Drama / History

Cast

Carey Mulligan, Ralph Fiennes

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    first-rate acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    first rate production value
  3. Ranked #1 for
    highly competent directing

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2 Talaash (2012)

A cop, investigating the mysterious death of a filmstar, meets a sex-worker, while he faces some personal problems psychologically. The mystery connects these people in a way, that ultimately changes their lives.

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2012-11-30 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    totally engrossing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    showing underbelly
  3. Ranked #1 for
    attention grabbing

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3 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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4 The Vanishing (2019)

Three lighthouse keepers on an uninhabited island off the coast of Scotland discover something that isn't theirs to keep.

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2019-01-04 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Gerard Butler, Peter Mullan

Rating

rating icon 5.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bit slow
  2. Ranked #3 for
    slow and deliberate
  3. Ranked #4 for
    highly suspenseful

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5 The King (2019)

England, 15th century. Hal, a capricious prince who lives among the populace far from court, is forced by circumstances to reluctantly accept the throne and become Henry V.

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2019-10-11 | Drama / History

Cast

Timothée Chalamet, Joel Edgerton

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more accurate
  2. Ranked #2 for
    historically accurate
  3. Ranked #2 for
    for historical research

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6 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
    hardworking
  2. Ranked #1 for
    leisurely pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sense of impending doom

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7 Leave No Trace (2018)

A father and daughter live a perfect but mysterious existence in Forest Park, a beautiful nature reserve near Portland, Oregon, rarely making contact with the world. But when a small mistake tips them off to authorities, they are sent on an increasingly erratic journey in search of a place to call their own.

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2018-06-29 | Drama

Cast

Thomasin McKenzie, Ben Foster

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    emotive
  2. Ranked #2 for
    assured
  3. Ranked #4 for
    emotionally engaging

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8 His Girl Friday (1940)

Hildy, the journalist former wife of newspaper editor Walter Burns, visits his office to inform him that she's engaged and will be getting remarried the next day. Walter can't let that happen and frames the fiancé, Bruce Baldwin, for one thing after another, to keep him temporarily held in prison, while trying to steer Hildy into returning to her old job as his employee.

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1940-01-18 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    lively pace
  2. Ranked #1 for
    frantic pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    overlapping dialogues

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9 Destroyer (2018)

Erin Bell is an LAPD detective who, as a young cop, was placed undercover with a gang in the California desert with tragic results. When the leader of that gang re-emerges many years later, she must work her way back through the remaining members and into her own history with them to finally reckon with the demons that destroyed her past.

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2018-12-25 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Nicole Kidman, Sebastian Stan

Rating

rating icon 6.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    particularly striking
  2. Ranked #2 for
    raw and gritty
  3. Ranked #3 for
    making head spin

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10 If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)

After her fiance is falsely imprisoned, a pregnant African-American woman sets out to clear his name and prove his innocence.

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2018-12-14 | Romance / Drama

Cast

KiKi Layne, Stephan James

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    soulful acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    intelligently crafted
  3. Ranked #1 for
    richly textured

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