Top rated awfully slow movies that are also transcendent

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

1 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
    wonderfully crafted
  2. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely first-rate
  3. Ranked #1 for
    brilliantly understated

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2 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
    powerful imagery
  2. Ranked #1 for
    intelligently crafted
  3. Ranked #1 for
    richly textured

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3 The King (2019)

England, 15th century. Hal, a capricious prince who lives among the populace far from court, is forced by circumstances to reluctantly accept the throne and become Henry V.

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2019-10-11 | Drama / History

Cast

Timothée Chalamet, Joel Edgerton

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more accurate
  2. Ranked #2 for
    captivating finish
  3. Ranked #2 for
    for historical research

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4 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
    relaxed pace
  3. Ranked #2 for
    seemingly endless

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5 Beyond the Black Rainbow (2010)

Deep within the mysterious Arboria Institute, a disturbed and beautiful girl is held captive by a doctor in search of inner peace. Her mind controlled by a sinister technology. Silently, she waits for her next session with deranged therapist Dr. Barry Nyle. If she hopes to escape, she must journey through the darkest reaches of The Institute, but Nyle wonʼt easily part with his most gifted and dangerous creation.

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2010-12-03 | Fantasy / Science Fiction

Cast

Michael J Rogers, Scott Hylands

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    striking visual
  2. Ranked #1 for
    slow pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    experimental

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6 The Assassin (2015)

A female assassin during the Tang Dynasty begins to question her loyalties when she falls in love with one of her targets.

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2015-08-27 | Action / Drama

Cast

Shu Qi, Chang Chen

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    beauty to behold
  2. Ranked #1 for
    snail pace
  3. Ranked #1 for
    resplendent

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7 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
    wondering why on earth
  2. Ranked #1 for
    cryptic theme
  3. Ranked #1 for
    scratching head

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8 Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)

When a destructive space entity is spotted approaching Earth, Admiral Kirk resumes command of the Starship Enterprise in order to intercept, examine, and hopefully stop it.

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1979-12-07 | Science Fiction / Adventure

Cast

William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    stretching beyond
  2. Ranked #1 for
    strained plot
  3. Ranked #1 for
    ponderous

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9 Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019)

On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the eighteenth century, a female painter is obliged to paint a wedding portrait of a young woman.

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2019-06-17 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Noémie Merlant, Adèle Haenel

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sumptuous photography
  2. Ranked #1 for
    with artistic vision
  3. Ranked #1 for
    slowly developing

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10 Nomadland (2021)

A woman in her sixties embarks on a journey through the western United States after losing everything in the Great Recession, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.

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2021-01-29 | Drama

Cast

Frances McDormand, David Strathairn

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    concurrent
  2. Ranked #2 for
    down to earth
  3. Ranked #2 for
    feeling underwhelmed

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