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Top rated awfully slow movies that are also staying true to book

Check out today’s highest ranked awfully slow and staying true to book movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are awfully slow and staying true to book, 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 Jan 19 2021

1 The Da Vinci Code (2006)

A murder in Paris’ Louvre Museum and cryptic clues in some of Leonardo da Vinci’s most famous paintings lead to the discovery of a religious mystery. For 2,000 years a secret society closely guards information that — should it come to light — could rock the very foundations of Christianity.

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2006-05-17 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Tom Hanks, Audrey Tautou

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more tolerable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    too quick
  3. Ranked #1 for
    historically accurate

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2 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make sure that the ring arrives at its final destination: Mt. Doom, the only place where it can be destroyed.

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2001-12-18 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    worth the price
  2. Ranked #1 for
    beyond limits
  3. Ranked #1 for
    cinematically marvelling

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3 Vanity Fair (2004)

Beautiful, funny, passionate, and calculating, Becky is the orphaned daughter of a starving English artist and a French chorus girl. She yearns for a more glamorous life than her birthright promises and resolves to conquer English society by any means possible. A mere ascension into the heights of society is simply not enough. So Becky finds a patron in the powerful Marquess of Steyne whose whims enable Becky to realise her dreams. But is the ultimate cost too high for her?

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2004-09-01 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Reese Witherspoon, James Purefoy

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    inflecting voice
  2. Ranked #3 for
    prudent character
  3. Ranked #3 for
    faithful to original

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4 The Bourne Supremacy (2004)

When a CIA operation to purchase classified Russian documents is blown by a rival agent, who then shows up in the sleepy seaside village where Bourne and Marie have been living. The pair run for their lives and Bourne, who promised retaliation should anyone from his former life attempt contact, is forced to once again take up his life as a trained assassin to survive.

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2004-07-23 | Action / Drama

Cast

Matt Damon, Franka Potente

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    shoddy editing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    feeling motion sickness
  3. Ranked #1 for
    high tempo

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5 A Wrinkle in Time (2018)

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

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2018-03-08 | Adventure / Science Fiction

Cast

Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey

Rating

rating icon 5.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    bothersome voice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    botched
  3. Ranked #1 for
    thoroughly disappointing

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6 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.

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2002-12-18 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    pitiable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unnecessary addition
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most rewarding

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7 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)

Siblings Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter step through a magical wardrobe and find the land of Narnia. There, they discover a charming, once peaceful kingdom that has been plunged into eternal winter by the evil White Witch, Jadis. Aided by the wise and magnificent lion, Aslan, the children lead Narnia into a spectacular, climactic battle to be free of the Witch's glacial powers forever.

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2005-12-07 | Adventure / Family

Cast

Georgie Henley, Skandar Keynes

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    with magic moments
  2. Ranked #1 for
    very impressive
  3. Ranked #1 for
    extraordinarily well-done

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8 Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet mole within his former colleagues at the heart of MI6.

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2011-09-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Gary Oldman, Colin Firth

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    top-ranking
  2. Ranked #1 for
    slow moving
  3. Ranked #1 for
    glacial pace

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9 Bird Box (2018)

Five years after an ominous unseen presence drives most of society to suicide, a survivor and her two children make a desperate bid to reach safety.

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2018-12-13 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Sandra Bullock, Trevante Rhodes

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    extremely tense
  2. Ranked #1 for
    deus ex machina
  3. Ranked #1 for
    lingering question

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10 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
    figurative concept
  2. Ranked #1 for
    cryptic theme
  3. Ranked #2 for
    total darkness

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