Top rated awfully slow movies that are also pure magic

Check out today’s highest ranked awfully slow and pure magic movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are awfully slow and pure magic, 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 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
    seemingly endless
  3. Ranked #2 for
    relaxed pace

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2 Fast Color (2019)

A woman is forced to go on the run when her superhuman abilities are discovered. Years after having abandoned her family, the only place she has left to hide is home.

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2019-03-29 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Lorraine Toussaint

Rating

rating icon 6.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #7 for
    lush colors
  2. Ranked #8 for
    very slow moving
  3. Ranked #11 for
    glorious color

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3 The Kid Who Would Be King (2019)

Old-school magic meets the modern world when young Alex stumbles upon the mythical sword Excalibur. He soon unites his friends and enemies, and they become knights who join forces with the legendary wizard Merlin. Together, they must save mankind from the wicked enchantress Morgana and her army of supernatural warriors.

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2019-01-16 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Louis Ashbourne Serkis, Dean Chaumoo

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    entertaining enough
  2. Ranked #4 for
    entertaining ending
  3. Ranked #4 for
    reasonably entertaining

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4 The BFG (2016)

The BFG is no ordinary bone-crunching giant. He is far too nice and jumbly. It's lucky for Sophie that he is. Had she been carried off in the middle of the night by the Bloodbottler, or any of the other giants—rather than the BFG—she would have soon become breakfast. When Sophie hears that the giants are flush-bunking off to England to swollomp a few nice little chiddlers, she decides she must stop them once and for all. And the BFG is going to help her!

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2016-06-01 | Adventure / Family

Cast

Ruby Barnhill, Mark Rylance

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    whimsical character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    wispy plot
  3. Ranked #2 for
    faithful to original

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5 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
    clever dialogue
  2. Ranked #1 for
    never missing a beat
  3. Ranked #1 for
    frantic pace

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6 If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)

After her fiance is falsely imprisoned, a pregnant African-American woman sets out to clear his name and prove his innocence.

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2018-12-14 | Romance / Drama

Cast

KiKi Layne, Stephan James

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    soulful acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    richly textured
  3. Ranked #1 for
    intelligently crafted

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7 Lad: A Yorkshire Story (2012)

After the death of his father, a teenage boy forms a healing friendship with a park ranger in the Yorkshire Dales

Info

2012-05-01 | Drama

Cast

Bretten Lord, Nancy Clarkson

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    picturesque
  2. Ranked #1 for
    good script
  3. Ranked #1 for
    nice shooting

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8 7 Khoon Maaf (2011)

Susanna is hungry for love and will go to any extent to find it in its purest form. In her quest for the perfect man, she gets married a number of times as each of her husband's die mysteriously.

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2011-02-18 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Priyanka Chopra, Vivaan Shah

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    possessive
  2. Ranked #6 for
    talented enough director
  3. Ranked #6 for
    dark shade

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9 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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10 Mank (2020)

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane.

Info

2020-11-13 | Drama / History

Cast

Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    eagerly awaited
  2. Ranked #1 for
    experienced director
  3. Ranked #1 for
    capturing the flavor

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