Top rated awfully slow movies that are also slow burning

Check out today’s highest ranked awfully slow and slow burning movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are awfully slow and slow burning, 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 Hold the Dark (2018)

In the grim Alaskan winter, a naturalist hunts for wolves blamed for killing a local boy, but he soon finds himself swept into a chilling mystery.

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2018-09-22 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Jeffrey Wright, Alexander Skarsgård

Rating

rating icon 5.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    maintaining interest
  2. Ranked #1 for
    cryptic theme
  3. Ranked #1 for
    vague ending

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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
    first-rate
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unpleasantly surprising
  3. Ranked #1 for
    historically important

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3 Freaks (2019)

Kept locked inside the house by her father, 7-year-old Chloe lives in fear and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat—or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger offers her a glimpse of what's really happening outside, Chloe soon finds that while the truth isn't so simple, the danger is very real.

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2019-03-02 | Science Fiction / Thriller

Cast

Emile Hirsch, Bruce Dern

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    glad
  2. Ranked #1 for
    slow start
  3. Ranked #2 for
    picking up pace

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4 I See You (2019)

When a 12-year-old boy goes missing, lead investigator Greg Harper struggles to balance the pressure of the investigation and troubles with his wife, Jackie. Facing a recent affair, great strain is put on the family that slowly gnaws away at Jackie's grip on reality. But after a malicious presence manifests itself in their home and puts their son, Connor, in mortal danger, the cold, hard truth about evil in the Harper household is finally uncovered.

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2019-09-11 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Helen Hunt, Jon Tenney

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slight twist
  2. Ranked #1 for
    psychological mystery
  3. Ranked #1 for
    picking up pace

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5 Voice from the Stone (2017)

Verena is a nurse who arrives at an old mansion in Italy to help a young boy who has fallen silent since the sudden passing of his mother.

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2017-04-28 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Emilia Clarke, Marton Csokas

Rating

rating icon 5.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    nice scenery
  2. Ranked #2 for
    pretty scenery
  3. Ranked #2 for
    with more than a pretty face

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6 Destroyer (2018)

Erin Bell is an LAPD detective who, as a young cop, was placed undercover with a gang in the California desert with tragic results. When the leader of that gang re-emerges many years later, she must work her way back through the remaining members and into her own history with them to finally reckon with the demons that destroyed her past.

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2018-12-25 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Nicole Kidman, Sebastian Stan

Rating

rating icon 6.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    particularly striking
  2. Ranked #2 for
    raw and gritty
  3. Ranked #3 for
    exhausted

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7 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
    nicely put together
  2. Ranked #2 for
    regretful character
  3. Ranked #2 for
    unsettling atmosphere

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8 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
    richly textured
  2. Ranked #1 for
    intelligently crafted
  3. Ranked #1 for
    soulful acting

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9 The Vanishing (2019)

Three lighthouse keepers on an uninhabited island off the coast of Scotland discover something that isn't theirs to keep.

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2019-01-04 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Gerard Butler, Peter Mullan

Rating

rating icon 5.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bit slow
  2. Ranked #3 for
    slow and deliberate
  3. Ranked #4 for
    highly suspenseful

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10 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
    hardworking
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sense of foreboding
  3. Ranked #1 for
    pitch perfect performance

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