Top rated awfully slow movies that are also historically accurate

Check out today’s highest ranked awfully slow and historically accurate movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are awfully slow and historically accurate, 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 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
    captivating finish
  3. Ranked #2 for
    historically accurate

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2 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
    highly competent directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    historically important
  3. Ranked #1 for
    top-rated

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3 The Rising Hawk (2019)

The Mongol Empire had grown to the largest the world had ever known. It's armies now laid siege to much of Eastern Europe. A small village fights for freedom in the frontier landscape of the Carpathian Mountains.

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2019-10-10 | Action / History

Cast

Robert Patrick, Tommy Flanagan

Rating

rating icon 6.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    imaginative and creative
  2. Ranked #3 for
    creative imagination
  3. Ranked #3 for
    overactive

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4 Laal Kaptaan (2019)

In an 18th century setting, a Naga sadhu in India sets out on a journey across Bundelkhand to seek revenge for an injustice committed in the past.

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2019-10-18 | Drama / Action

Cast

Saif Ali Khan, Zoya Hussain

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most under-appreciated
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most underrated
  3. Ranked #1 for
    underlying concept

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5 Free State of Jones (2016)

In 1863, Mississippi farmer Newt Knight serves as a medic for the Confederate Army. Opposed to slavery, Knight would rather help the wounded than fight the Union. After his nephew dies in battle, Newt returns home to Jones County to safeguard his family but is soon branded an outlaw deserter. Forced to flee, he finds refuge with a group of runaway slaves hiding out in the swamps. Forging an alliance with the slaves and other farmers, Knight leads a rebellion that would forever change history.

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2016-06-24 | Action / Drama

Cast

Matthew McConaughey, Gugu Mbatha-Raw

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    slice of history
  2. Ranked #3 for
    history buff
  3. Ranked #3 for
    historical interest

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6 One Night in Miami... (2020)

In the aftermath of Cassius Clay's defeat of Sonny Liston in 1964, the boxer meets with Malcolm X, Sam Cooke and Jim Brown to change the course of history in the segregated South.

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2020-12-25 | Drama

Cast

Kingsley Ben-Adir, Eli Goree

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    for heated debate
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for discourse
  3. Ranked #1 for
    stagey acting

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7 Ammonite (2020)

In 1840s England, palaeontologist Mary Anning and a young woman sent by her husband to convalesce by the sea develop an intense relationship. Despite the chasm between their social spheres and personalities, Mary and Charlotte discover they can each offer what the other has been searching for: the realisation that they are not alone. It is the beginning of a passionate and all-consuming love affair that will defy all social bounds and alter the course of both lives irrevocably.

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2020-11-13 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Kate Winslet, Saoirse Ronan

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    glum
  2. Ranked #2 for
    cheerless
  3. Ranked #2 for
    dour subject

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8 Loving (2016)

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court.

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2016-11-04 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    award-worthy performance
  2. Ranked #2 for
    more interesting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    steady directing

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9 The Fencer (2015)

Fleeing from the Russian secret police, a young Estonian fencer is forced to return to his homeland, where he becomes a physical education teacher at a local school. The past however catches up and puts him in front of a difficult choice.

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2015-03-13 | Drama / History

Cast

Märt Avandi, Ursula Ratasepp

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #10 for
    teaching tool
  2. Ranked #20 for
    good screenplay
  3. Ranked #27 for
    political context

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10 Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)

This film, adapted from a work of fiction by author Tracy Chevalier, tells a story about the events surrounding the creation of the painting "Girl With A Pearl Earring" by 17th century Dutch master Johannes Vermeer. A young peasant maid working in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer becomes his talented assistant and the model for one of his most famous works.

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2003-12-12 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Scarlett Johansson, Colin Firth

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    utterly captivating
  2. Ranked #1 for
    moody lighting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sumptuous cinematography

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