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Top rated bit slow movies on Criterion Channel

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow movies on Criterion Channel! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best bit slow movies on Criterion Channel, 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 Oct 21 2020

1 Boyhood (2014)

The film tells a story of a divorced couple trying to raise their young son. The story follows the boy for twelve years, from first grade at age 6 through 12th grade at age 17-18, and examines his relationship with his parents as he grows.

Info

2014-06-05 | Drama

Cast

Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    early childhood
  2. Ranked #1 for
    teenage
  3. Ranked #1 for
    novel idea

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2 The Sweet Hereafter (1997)

A small mountain community in Canada is devastated when a school bus accident leaves more than a dozen of its children dead. A big-city lawyer arrives to help the survivors' and victims' families prepare a class-action suit, but his efforts only seem to push the townspeople further apart. At the same time, one teenage survivor of the accident has to reckon with the loss of innocence brought about by a different kind of damage.

Info

1997-09-25 | Drama

Cast

Ian Holm, Sarah Polley

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    like a mirror
  2. Ranked #4 for
    lost innocence
  3. Ranked #5 for
    eerily beautiful

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3 Mother (2009)

A mother lives quietly with her son. One day, a girl is brutally killed, and the boy is charged with the murder. Now, it's his mother's mission to prove him innocent.

Info

2009-05-28 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Kim Hye-ja, Won Bin

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    completely unpredictable
  2. Ranked #2 for
    thickened plot
  3. Ranked #5 for
    tone shifting

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4 We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011)

After her son Kevin commits a horrific act, troubled mother Eva reflects on her complicated relationship with her disturbed son as he grew from a toddler into a teenager.

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2011-09-28 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Tilda Swinton, John C. Reilly

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    anti-social
  2. Ranked #1 for
    straightforward narrative
  3. Ranked #2 for
    psychopath

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5 Zama (2017)

In a remote South American colony in the late 18th century, officer Zama of the Spanish crown waits in vain for a transfer to a more prestigious location. He suffers small humiliations and petty politicking as he increasingly succumbs to lust and paranoia.

Info

2017-09-08 | Drama

Cast

Daniel Giménez Cacho, Lola Dueñas

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #7 for
    pristine
  2. Ranked #7 for
    languorous
  3. Ranked #29 for
    with memorable moments

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6 Hunger (2008)

The story of Bobby Sands, the IRA member who led the 1981 hunger strike in which Republican prisoners tried to win political status. It dramatises events in the Maze prison in the six weeks prior to Sands’ death.

Info

2008-05-15 | Drama / History

Cast

Michael Fassbender, Stuart Graham

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    tour de force
  2. Ranked #1 for
    immensely powerful
  3. Ranked #1 for
    political context

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7 Y Tu Mamá También (2001)

In Mexico, two teenage boys and an attractive older woman embark on a road trip and learn a thing or two about life, friendship, sex, and each other.

Info

2001-06-08 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Gael García Bernal, Diego Luna

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    omniscient
  2. Ranked #1 for
    frisky
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sexually explicit

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8 Gomorrah (2008)

An inside look at Italy's modern-day crime families, the Camorra in Naples and Caserta. Based on a book by Roberto Saviano. Power, money and blood: these are the "values" that the residents of the Province of Naples and Caserta have to face every day. They hardly ever have a choice and are forced to obey the rules of the Camorra. Only a lucky few can even think of leading a normal life.

Info

2008-05-16 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Toni Servillo, Gianfelice Imparato

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    realistic view
  2. Ranked #1 for
    realistic look
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unglamorous

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9 The Squid and the Whale (2005)

Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980s.

Info

2005-10-05 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jeff Daniels, Laura Linney

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    rather abrupt
  2. Ranked #2 for
    intellectual directing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    petty

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10 The Host (2006)

Following the dumping of gallons of toxic waste in the river, a giant mutated squid-like appears and begins attacking the populace. Gang-du's daughter Hyun-seo is snatched up by the creature; with his family to assist him, he sets off to find her.

Info

2006-07-27 | Horror / Drama

Cast

Song Kang-ho, Byun Hee-bong

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    politcal overtone
  2. Ranked #5 for
    enormously entertaining
  3. Ranked #7 for
    campy fun

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