Top rated awfully slow movies that are also literate

Check out today’s highest ranked awfully slow and literate movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are awfully slow and literate, 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 Aug 02 2021

1 Miss Sloane (2016)

An ambitious lobbyist faces off against the powerful gun lobby in an attempt to pass gun control legislation.

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2016-11-25 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Jessica Chastain, Mark Strong

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    stellar performance
  2. Ranked #2 for
    for political debate
  3. Ranked #3 for
    always dependable actor

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2 The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)

Royal Tenenbaum and his wife Etheline had three children and then they separated. All three children are extraordinary --- all geniuses. Virtually all memory of the brilliance of the young Tenenbaums was subsequently erased by two decades of betrayal, failure, and disaster. Most of this was generally considered to be their father's fault. "The Royal Tenenbaums" is the story of the family's sudden, unexpected reunion one recent winter.

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2001-10-05 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Gene Hackman, Anjelica Huston

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    off-kilter
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fully-formed cast
  3. Ranked #2 for
    watching thrice

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3 The Signal (2014)

Three college students on a road trip across the Southwest experience a detour – the tracking of a computer genius who has already hacked into MIT and exposed security faults. When the trio find themselves drawn to an eerily isolated area, suddenly everything goes dark. When one of the students regains consciousness, he finds himself in a waking nightmare.

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2014-03-15 | Thriller / Science Fiction

Cast

Brenton Thwaites, Olivia Cooke

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    big revealing ending
  2. Ranked #4 for
    mind bending
  3. Ranked #6 for
    out of nowhere

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4 Sputnik (2020)

At the height of the Cold War, a Soviet spacecraft crash lands after a mission gone awry, leaving the commander as its only survivor. After a renowned Russian psychologist is brought in to evaluate the commander’s mental state, it becomes clear that something dangerous may have come back to Earth with him…

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2020-09-08 | Science Fiction / Drama

Cast

Oksana Akinshina, Pyotr Fyodorov

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    creditable directing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    competently made
  3. Ranked #3 for
    quite impressive

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5 I Am Mother (2019)

A teenage girl is raised underground by a robot "Mother", designed to repopulate the earth following an extinction event. But their unique bond is threatened when an inexplicable stranger arrives with alarming news.

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2019-06-07 | Science Fiction / Thriller

Cast

Clara Rugaard, Hilary Swank

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    super-smart
  2. Ranked #1 for
    thought-provoking question
  3. Ranked #1 for
    food for thought

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6 The Exorcist III (1990)

Set fifteen years after the original film, The Exorcist III centers around the philosophical Lieutenant William F. Kinderman who is investigating a baffling series of murders around Georgetown that all contain the hallmarks of The Gemini, a deceased serial killer. It eventually leads him to a catatonic patient in a psychiatric hospital who has recently started to speak, claiming he is the The Gemini and detailing the murders, but bears a striking resemblance to Father Damien Karras.

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1990-08-17 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

George C. Scott, Ed Flanders

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely eerie
  2. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely frightening
  3. Ranked #2 for
    Oscar worthy

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7 Rust Creek (2019)

When an overachieving college senior makes a wrong turn, her road trip becomes a life-changing fight for survival in rural Kentucky.

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2019-01-04 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Hermione Corfield, Jay Paulson

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    extremely well-crafted
  2. Ranked #1 for
    nicely filmed
  3. Ranked #1 for
    nicely crafted

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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
    sarcastic wit
  2. Ranked #1 for
    crusading
  3. Ranked #1 for
    quick and witty dialogue

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9 Lucky Number Slevin (2006)

Slevin is mistakenly put in the middle of a personal war between the city’s biggest criminal bosses. Under constant watch, Slevin must try not to get killed by an infamous assassin and come up with an idea of how to get out of his current dilemma. A film with many twists and turns.

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2006-02-24 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Josh Hartnett, Morgan Freeman

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    smart-ass
  2. Ranked #1 for
    slightly confusing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    complicated plot

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10 Cashback (2006)

After a painful breakup, Ben develops insomnia. To kill time, he starts working the late night shift at the local supermarket, where his artistic imagination runs wild.

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2006-05-09 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Sean Biggerstaff, Emilia Fox

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    artistically talented director
  2. Ranked #2 for
    underlying theme
  3. Ranked #2 for
    philosophical insight

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