Top rated awfully slow movies that are also timeless

Check out today’s highest ranked awfully slow and timeless movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are awfully slow and timeless, 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 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
    crusading
  2. Ranked #1 for
    witty dialogue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    frantic pace

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2 Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)

As the railroad builders advance unstoppably through the Arizona desert on their way to the sea, Jill arrives in the small town of Flagstone with the intention of starting a new life.

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1968-12-21 | Drama / Western

Cast

Claudia Cardinale, Henry Fonda

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    unmistakable acting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    languorous
  3. Ranked #2 for
    perfectly harmonious

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3 The Conversation (1974)

Surveillance expert Harry Caul is hired by a mysterious client's brusque aide to tail a young couple. Tracking the pair through San Francisco's Union Square, Caul and his associate Stan manage to record a cryptic conversation between them. Tormented by memories of a previous case that ended badly, Caul becomes obsessed with the resulting tape, trying to determine if the couple are in danger.

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1974-04-07 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Gene Hackman, John Cazale

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mood piece
  2. Ranked #2 for
    perfectly executed
  3. Ranked #2 for
    obscure

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4 Don (2006)

DCP DeSilva sees a way to bring to justice the feared head of a criminal empire by recruiting a man named Vijay, who looks exactly like the crime boss. The ruse works too well, and soon Vijay finds his life in danger when DeSilva, the only one who knows his true identity, dies.

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2006-10-20 | Action / Drama

Cast

Shah Rukh Khan, Priyanka Chopra

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sleek
  2. Ranked #1 for
    super slick
  3. Ranked #2 for
    slick and stylish

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5 Out of Africa (1985)

Out of Africa tells the story of the life of Danish author Karen Blixen, who at the beginning of the 20th century moved to Africa to build a new life for herself. The film is based on the autobiographical novel by Karen Blixen from 1937.

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1985-12-20 | History / Romance

Cast

Robert Redford, Meryl Streep

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deservedly won awards
  2. Ranked #1 for
    beautiful photography
  3. Ranked #1 for
    spectacular scenery

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6 The Ghoul (1933)

Professor Morlant, a British Egyptologist, seeks immortality through the power of a jewel buried in the tomb of an Oriental idol. Upon his death, Morlant returns to earth to seek vengeance upon those who removed the jewel from his grave.

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1933-08-01 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Boris Karloff, Cedric Hardwicke

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    eerily effective
  2. Ranked #2 for
    pristine
  3. Ranked #3 for
    low-key lighting

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7 Shane (1953)

A weary gunfighter attempts to settle down with a homestead family, but a smouldering settler and rancher conflict forces him to act.

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1953-04-23 | Drama / Western

Cast

Alan Ladd, Jean Arthur

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    embattled character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    virtuous
  3. Ranked #2 for
    riding off into sunset

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8 Stardust (2007)

In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. His journey takes him into a world beyond his wildest dreams and reveals his true identity.

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2007-08-09 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Charlie Cox, Claire Danes

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    imaginary fairy tale
  2. Ranked #3 for
    lasting forever
  3. Ranked #3 for
    deliciously evil

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9 The Stepford Wives (1975)

Joanna Eberhart has come to the quaint little town of Stepford, Connecticut with her family, but soon discovers there lies a sinister truth in the all too perfect behavior of the female residents.

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1975-02-12 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Katharine Ross, Paula Prentiss

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    obedient
  2. Ranked #1 for
    chore-like
  3. Ranked #3 for
    inquisitive character

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10 Chinatown (1974)

Private eye Jake Gittes lives off of the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-World War II Southern California. Hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair, Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together.

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1974-06-20 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    aura of mystery
  2. Ranked #1 for
    muted colors
  3. Ranked #1 for
    labyrinthine plot

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