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Top rated awfully slow movies that are also finely nuanced

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

1 Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet mole within his former colleagues at the heart of MI6.

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2011-09-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Gary Oldman, Colin Firth

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    glacial pace
  2. Ranked #1 for
    somewhat tedious
  3. Ranked #1 for
    top-ranking

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2 Roma (2018)

In 1970s Mexico City, two domestic workers help a mother of four while her husband is away for an extended period of time.

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2018-08-25 | Drama

Cast

Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    meticulously crafted
  2. Ranked #1 for
    exquisitely shot
  3. Ranked #1 for
    comprehensive

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3 The Good Shepherd (2006)

Edward Wilson, the only witness to his father's suicide and member of the Skull and Bones Society while a student at Yale, is a morally upright young man who values honor and discretion, qualities that help him to be recruited for a career in the newly founded OSS. His dedication to his work does not come without a price though, leading him to sacrifice his ideals and eventually his family.

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2006-12-11 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    underplayed acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    deadly dull
  3. Ranked #2 for
    stellar cast

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4 Eyes Wide Shut (1999)

After Dr. Bill Harford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings -- and quickly discovers that he is in over his head.

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1999-07-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    with artistic value
  2. Ranked #1 for
    elaborately staged
  3. Ranked #1 for
    use of low lighting

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5 Lost in Translation (2003)

Two lost souls visiting Tokyo -- the young, neglected wife of a photographer and a washed-up movie star shooting a TV commercial -- find an odd solace and pensive freedom to be real in each other's company, away from their lives in America.

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2003-09-18 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unloved character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    ephemeral
  3. Ranked #1 for
    deserving accolade

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6 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.

Info

2007-12-28 | Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sheerly brilliant directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    vicious
  3. Ranked #1 for
    cinematically brilliant

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7 The Straight Story (1999)

A retired farmer and widower in his 70s, Alvin Straight learns one day that his distant brother Lyle has suffered a stroke and may not recover. Alvin is determined to make things right with Lyle while he still can, but his brother lives in Wisconsin, while Alvin is stuck in Iowa with no car and no driver's license. Then he hits on the idea of making the trip on his old lawnmower, thus beginning a picturesque and at times deeply spiritual odyssey.

Info

1999-10-15 | Drama

Cast

Richard Farnsworth, Sissy Spacek

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    heart-melting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    willed character
  3. Ranked #2 for
    peaceful

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8 Manchester by the Sea (2016)

After his older brother passes away, Lee Chandler is forced to return home to care for his 16-year-old nephew. There he is compelled to deal with a tragic past that separated him from his family and the community where he was born and raised.

Info

2016-11-18 | Drama

Cast

Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    glum
  2. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely moving
  3. Ranked #1 for
    twist of fate

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9 Session 9 (2001)

Tensions rise within an asbestos cleaning crew as they work in an abandoned mental hospital with a horrific past that seems to be coming back.

Info

2001-08-10 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Peter Mullan, David Caruso

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    heightened tension
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with disturbed mind
  3. Ranked #1 for
    downright scary

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10 Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)

A widow whose land and life are in danger as the railroad is getting closer and closer to taking them over. A mysterious harmonica player joins forces with a desperado to protect the woman and her land.

Info

1968-12-21 | Western

Cast

Claudia Cardinale, Henry Fonda

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    panoramic view
  2. Ranked #1 for
    mysterious woman
  3. Ranked #1 for
    directing with craftmanship

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