Top rated awfully slow movies that are also most effective

Check out today’s highest ranked awfully slow and most effective movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are awfully slow and most effective, 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 26 2021

1 The Clovehitch Killer (2018)

A picture-perfect family is torn apart after Tyler finds a cache of disturbing images in his father's possession. He begins to suspect that the man he trusts most in the world may be responsible for the murder of 13 women ten years prior.

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2018-11-16 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Dylan McDermott, Charlie Plummer

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    with tense moments
  2. Ranked #3 for
    nail biting moments
  3. Ranked #3 for
    with suspenseful moments

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2 The Lodge (2020)

When a father is forced to abruptly depart for work, he leaves his children, Aidan and Mia, at their holiday home in the care of his new girlfriend, Grace. Isolated and alone, a blizzard traps them inside the lodge as terrifying events summon specters from Grace's dark past.

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2020-01-16 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Riley Keough, Jaeden Martell

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    unsettling atmosphere
  2. Ranked #2 for
    regretful character
  3. Ranked #2 for
    tense atmosphere

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3 Goodnight Mommy (2014)

In the heat of the summer lays a lonesome house in the countryside where nine year old twin brothers await their mother’s return. When she comes home, bandaged after cosmetic surgery, nothing is like before and the children start to doubt whether this woman is actually who she says she is.

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2014-10-07 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Elias Schwarz, Lukas Schwarz

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    obvious
  2. Ranked #1 for
    obscure
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with eeriness

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4 Take Shelter (2011)

Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself.

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2011-09-30 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Michael Shannon, Jessica Chastain

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sense of impending doom
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sense of foreboding
  3. Ranked #1 for
    leisurely pace

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5 Train to Busan (2016)

Martial law is declared when a mysterious viral outbreak pushes Korea into a state of emergency. Those on an express train to Busan, a city that has successfully fended off the viral outbreak, must fight for their own survival…

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2016-07-20 | Action / Horror

Cast

Gong Yoo, Ma Dong-seok

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    nice pace
  2. Ranked #2 for
    moving quickly
  3. Ranked #2 for
    perfect pace

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6 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
    cleverly crafted
  3. Ranked #1 for
    complicated plot

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7 The House of the Devil (2009)

In the 1980s, college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that coincides with a full lunar eclipse. She slowly realizes her clients harbor a terrifying secret.

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2009-04-25 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Jocelin Donahue, Tom Noonan

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    building tension
  2. Ranked #1 for
    throwback movie
  3. Ranked #1 for
    retro-style directing

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8 Pulse (2001)

In the immense city of Tokyo, the darkness of the afterlife lurks some of its inhabitants who are desperately trying to escape the sadness and isolation of the modern world.

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2001-02-03 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Haruhiko Katō, Kumiko Aso

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sense of doom
  2. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely chill
  3. Ranked #1 for
    truly frightening

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9 We Are Still Here (2015)

After the death of their college age son, Anne and Paul Sacchetti relocate to the snowswept New England hamlet of Aylesbury, a sleepy village where all is most certainly not as it seems. When strange sounds and eerie feelings convince Anne that her son's spirit is still with them, they invite an eccentric, New Age couple to help them get to the bottom of the mystery.

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2015-06-05 | Horror

Cast

Barbara Crampton, Andrew Sensenig

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    serious tone
  2. Ranked #2 for
    serious approach
  3. Ranked #2 for
    crescendo

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10 You Were Never Really Here (2017)

A traumatised veteran, unafraid of violence, tracks down missing girls for a living. When a job spins out of control, his nightmares overtake him as a conspiracy is uncovered leading to what may be his death trip or his awakening.

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2017-11-08 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Joaquin Phoenix, Judith Roberts

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    minimal character development
  2. Ranked #2 for
    artsy
  3. Ranked #3 for
    confronting

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