Top rated awfully slow movies that are also extraordinary

Check out today’s highest ranked awfully slow and extraordinary movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are awfully slow and extraordinary, 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 19 2021

1 There Will Be Blood (2007)

Ruthless silver miner, turned oil prospector, Daniel Plainview, moves to oil-rich California. Using his son to project a trustworthy, family-man image, Plainview cons local landowners into selling him their valuable properties for a pittance. However, local preacher Eli Sunday suspects Plainview's motives and intentions, starting a slow-burning feud that threatens both their lives.

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2007-12-28 | Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    for in-depth study
  2. Ranked #3 for
    method acting
  3. Ranked #3 for
    sheer force

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2 Nomadland (2021)

A woman in her sixties embarks on a journey through the western United States after losing everything in the Great Recession, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.

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2021-01-29 | Drama

Cast

Frances McDormand, David Strathairn

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    concurrent
  2. Ranked #2 for
    down to earth
  3. Ranked #2 for
    feeling underwhelmed

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3 The Shape of Water (2017)

An other-worldly story, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962, where a mute janitor working at a lab falls in love with an amphibious man being held captive there and devises a plan to help him escape.

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2017-12-01 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Sally Hawkins, Doug Jones

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deservedly won Oscars
  2. Ranked #1 for
    good actor
  3. Ranked #2 for
    extraordinary

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4 Arrival (2016)

Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.

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2016-11-10 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    highly intellectual
  2. Ranked #1 for
    intuitive
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for deep-thinking

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5 Hamlet (1948)

Winner of four Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor, Sir Laurence Olivier’s Hamlet continues to be the most compelling version of Shakespeare’s beloved tragedy. Olivier is at his most inspired—both as director and as the melancholy Dane himself—as he breathes new life into the words of one of the world’s greatest dramatists.

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1948-12-10 | Drama

Cast

Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    somewhat stiff acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    stilted acting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    noir lighting

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6 Spotlight (2015)

The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.

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2015-11-06 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    finely tuned
  2. Ranked #1 for
    utterly absorbing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    underplayed performance

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7 The Fisher King (1991)

Two troubled men face their terrible destinies and events of their past as they join together on a mission to find the Holy Grail and thus to save themselves.

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1991-09-20 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jeff Bridges, Robin Williams

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    unhinged character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    despondent
  3. Ranked #2 for
    catatonic

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8 The Queen (2006)

The Queen is an intimate behind the scenes glimpse at the interaction between HM Elizabeth II and Prime Minister Tony Blair during their struggle, following the death of Diana, to reach a compromise between what was a private tragedy for the Royal family and the public's demand for an overt display of mourning.

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2006-09-15 | Drama / History

Cast

Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    intimate looking concept
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ultimate demise
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fascinating glimpse

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9 The Artist (2011)

Hollywood, 1927: As silent movie star George Valentin wonders if the arrival of talking pictures will cause him to fade into oblivion, he sparks with Peppy Miller, a young dancer set for a big break.

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2011-10-08 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    perfectly constructed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with expressive face
  3. Ranked #1 for
    ascending

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10 Dances with Wolves (1990)

Wounded Civil War soldier, John Dunbar tries to commit suicide—and becomes a hero instead. As a reward, he's assigned to his dream post, a remote junction on the Western frontier, and soon makes unlikely friends with the local Sioux tribe.

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1990-03-30 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    westernized
  2. Ranked #2 for
    stirring music
  3. Ranked #2 for
    virtuous

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