Top rated awfully slow movies that are also good

Check out today’s highest ranked awfully slow and good movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are awfully slow and good, 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 Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019)

On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the eighteenth century, a female painter is obliged to paint a wedding portrait of a young woman.

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2019-06-17 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Noémie Merlant, Adèle Haenel

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sumptuous photography
  2. Ranked #1 for
    slowly developing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    cinematic art

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2 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.

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1999-10-15 | Drama

Cast

Richard Farnsworth, Sissy Spacek

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    panoramic shot
  2. Ranked #2 for
    relaxed pace
  3. Ranked #2 for
    seemingly endless

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3 Ran (1985)

With Ran, legendary director Akira Kurosawa reimagines Shakespeare's King Lear as a singular historical epic set in sixteenth-century Japan. Majestic in scope, the film is Kurosawa's late-life masterpiece, a profound examination of the folly of war and the crumbling of one family under the weight of betrayal, greed, and the insatiable thirst for power.

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1985-06-01 | Action / Drama

Cast

Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    truly epic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    epic scope
  3. Ranked #1 for
    masterly

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4 Chinatown (1974)

Private eye Jake Gittes lives off of the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-World War II Southern California. Hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair, Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together.

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1974-06-20 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    watching successively
  2. Ranked #1 for
    aura of mystery
  3. Ranked #1 for
    muted colors

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5 Beauty and the Beast (1991)

Follow the adventures of Belle, a bright young woman who finds herself in the castle of a prince who's been turned into a mysterious beast. With the help of the castle's enchanted staff, Belle soon learns the most important lesson of all -- that true beauty comes from within.

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1991-10-22 | Romance / Family

Cast

Paige O'Hara, Robby Benson

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    highly memorable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most visually stunning
  3. Ranked #2 for
    instant classic

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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
    diligent

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7 Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001)

In 1890s India, an arrogant British commander challenges the harshly taxed residents of Champaner to a high-stakes cricket match.

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2001-06-15 | Adventure / Romance

Cast

Aamir Khan, Gracy Singh

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    overlord
  2. Ranked #3 for
    enormously entertaining
  3. Ranked #3 for
    unrepeatable

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8 Apollo 11 (2019)

A look at the Apollo 11 mission to land on the moon led by commander Neil Armstrong and pilot Buzz Aldrin.

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2019-03-01 | Documentary / History

Cast

Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    enormous
  2. Ranked #1 for
    truly astounding
  3. Ranked #1 for
    masterfully capturing

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9 Soul (2020)

Joe Gardner is a middle school teacher with a love for jazz music. After a successful gig at the Half Note Club, he suddenly gets into an accident that separates his soul from his body and is transported to the You Seminar, a center in which souls develop and gain passions before being transported to a newborn child. Joe must enlist help from the other souls-in-training, like 22, a soul who has spent eons in the You Seminar, in order to get back to Earth.

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2020-12-25 | Family / Animation

Cast

Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    existential theme
  2. Ranked #1 for
    hitting nerves
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most profound

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10 High Noon (1952)

Will Kane, the sheriff of a small town in New Mexico, learns a notorious outlaw he put in jail has been freed, and will be arriving on the noon train. Knowing the outlaw and his gang are coming to kill him, Kane is determined to stand his ground, so he attempts to gather a posse from among the local townspeople.

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1952-06-09 | Western / Thriller

Cast

Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    heightened tension
  2. Ranked #1 for
    pacifism
  3. Ranked #1 for
    standing tall

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