Top rated awfully slow movies that are also mirroring real life

Check out today’s highest ranked awfully slow and mirroring real life movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are awfully slow and mirroring real life, 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 May 17 2021

1 By the Sea (2015)

Set in France during the mid-1970s, Vanessa, a former dancer, and her husband Roland, an American writer, travel the country together. They seem to be growing apart, but when they linger in one quiet, seaside town they begin to draw close to some of its more vibrant inhabitants, such as a local bar/café-keeper and a hotel owner.

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2015-11-12 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    in doldrums
  2. Ranked #2 for
    beautiful location
  3. Ranked #2 for
    mopey

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2 The Assassin (2015)

A female assassin during the Tang Dynasty begins to question her loyalties when she falls in love with one of her targets.

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2015-08-27 | Action / Drama

Cast

Shu Qi, Chang Chen

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    snail pace
  2. Ranked #1 for
    languid pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    saturated colors

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3 Molly's Game (2017)

Molly Bloom, a young skier and former Olympic hopeful becomes a successful entrepreneur (and a target of an FBI investigation) when she establishes a high-stakes, international poker game.

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2017-01-01 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    razor-sharp dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    keeping attention
  3. Ranked #1 for
    brisk pace

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4 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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5 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
    alternate history
  2. Ranked #1 for
    brilliant casting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    more accurate

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6 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 #2 for
    always dependable actor

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7 A Civil Action (1998)

Jan Schlickmann is a cynical lawyer who goes out to 'get rid of' a case, only to find out it is potentially worth millions. The case becomes his obsession, to the extent that he is willing to give up everything—including his career and his clients' goals—in order to continue the case against all odds.

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1998-12-25 | Drama

Cast

John Travolta, Robert Duvall

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    finely drawn
  2. Ranked #4 for
    solid casting
  3. Ranked #4 for
    decently written

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8 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.

Info

2021-01-29 | Drama / Western

Cast

Frances McDormand, David Strathairn

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    rootless character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    feeling underwhelmed
  3. Ranked #2 for
    method acting

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9 Untraceable (2008)

Special Agent Jennifer Marsh works in an elite division of the FBI dedicated to fighting cybercrime. She thinks she has seen it all, until a particularly sadistic criminal arises on the Internet. This tech-savvy killer posts live feeds of his crimes on his website; the more hits the site gets, the faster the victim dies. Marsh and her team must find the elusive killer before time runs out.

Info

2008-01-22 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Diane Lane, Billy Burke

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    totally drawn in
  2. Ranked #2 for
    skipping a beat
  3. Ranked #2 for
    little fast

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10 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.

Info

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
    iconic figure
  3. Ranked #1 for
    stagey acting

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