Top rated bit slow movies that are also definitely classic

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

1 Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959)

An Edinburgh professor and assorted colleagues follow an explorer's trail down an extinct Icelandic volcano to the earth's center.

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1959-12-16 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Pat Boone, James Mason

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    intrepid
  2. Ranked #1 for
    bells and whistles
  3. Ranked #2 for
    brightly lit imagery

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2 The 39 Steps (1935)

Richard Hanney has a rude awakening when a glamorous female spy falls into his bed -- with a knife in her back. Having a bit of trouble explaining it all to Scotland Yard, he heads for the hills of Scotland to try to clear his name by locating the spy ring known as "The 39 Steps."

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1935-06-06 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deft directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    dapper
  3. Ranked #2 for
    huge compliment

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3 Nosferatu (1922)

Vampire Count Orlok is interested in a new residence and in his real estate agent’s young wife. F. W. Murnau’s unauthorized adaptation of Bram Stoker’s “Dracula.”

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1922-02-17 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Max Schreck, Gustav von Wangenheim

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most horrifying
  2. Ranked #1 for
    low-key lighting
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most iconic role

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4 The Little Prince (2015)

Based on the best-seller book 'The Little Prince', the movie tells the story of a little girl that lives with resignation in a world where efficiency and work are the only dogmas. Everything will change when accidentally she discovers her neighbor that will tell her about the story of the Little Prince that he once met.

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2015-07-29 | Adventure / Animation

Cast

Jeff Bridges, Mackenzie Foy

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    jubilant character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    boyhood
  3. Ranked #2 for
    young adulthood

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5 The BFG (2016)

The BFG is no ordinary bone-crunching giant. He is far too nice and jumbly. It's lucky for Sophie that he is. Had she been carried off in the middle of the night by the Bloodbottler, or any of the other giants—rather than the BFG—she would have soon become breakfast. When Sophie hears that the giants are flush-bunking off to England to swollomp a few nice little chiddlers, she decides she must stop them once and for all. And the BFG is going to help her!

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2016-06-01 | Adventure / Family

Cast

Ruby Barnhill, Mark Rylance

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    faithful to original
  2. Ranked #1 for
    literary masterpiece
  3. Ranked #1 for
    escapist fantasy

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6 The House of the Devil (2009)

In the 1980s, college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that coincides with a full lunar eclipse. She slowly realizes her clients harbor a terrifying secret.

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2009-04-25 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Jocelin Donahue, Tom Noonan

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    air of menace
  2. Ranked #1 for
    paying homage
  3. Ranked #1 for
    truly horrifying

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7 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
    creative writing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    multidimensional character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    languorous

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8 The Night of the Hunter (1955)

In the Deep South, a serial-killing preacher hunts two young children who know the whereabouts of a stash of money.

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1955-08-26 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    staggering
  2. Ranked #1 for
    dastardly
  3. Ranked #1 for
    piety

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9 The Last Stand (2013)

Ray Owens is sheriff of the quiet US border town of Sommerton Junction after leaving the LAPD following a bungled operation. Following his escape from the FBI, a notorious drug baron, his gang, and a hostage are heading toward Sommerton Junction where the police are preparing to make a last stand to intercept them before they cross the border. Owens is reluctant to become involved but ultimately joins in with the law enforcement efforts

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2013-01-12 | Action / Crime

Cast

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Forest Whitaker

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    solid entertainment
  2. Ranked #1 for
    non-stop action
  3. Ranked #1 for
    excitingly action-packed

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10 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 | Western

Cast

Claudia Cardinale, Henry Fonda

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    desirable cast
  2. Ranked #1 for
    generating suspense
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sustaining suspense

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