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Top rated bit slow movies that are also fairly faithful to book

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and fairly faithful to book movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are bit slow and fairly faithful 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 Oct 21 2020

1 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, the 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
    wonderful cast
  2. Ranked #1 for
    faithful to original
  3. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely fabulous

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2 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
    heavy exposition
  2. Ranked #1 for
    staying true to book
  3. Ranked #1 for
    reasonably well done

Trailer

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3 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
    awe-inspiring
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most remarkable
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sight to behold

Trailer

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4 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
    absolutely marvelous
  2. Ranked #1 for
    tremendous
  3. Ranked #1 for
    voluminous plot

Trailer

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5 Pet Sematary (2019)

Dr. Louis Creed and his wife, Rachel, move from Boston to Ludlow, in rural Maine, with their two young children. Hidden in the woods near the new family home, Ellie, their eldest daughter, discovers a mysterious cemetery where the pets of community members are buried.

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2019-04-04 | Thriller / Horror

Cast

Jason Clarke, Amy Seimetz

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    not scary
  2. Ranked #2 for
    not scary at all
  3. Ranked #2 for
    predictable jump scares

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6 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
    eerily effective
  2. Ranked #1 for
    creepy feeling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    deep shadow

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7 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 #2 for
    wispy plot
  2. Ranked #3 for
    whimsical character
  3. Ranked #3 for
    more tolerable

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8 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 #1 for
    beautifully put together
  3. Ranked #1 for
    excellently portrayal

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9 Twilight (2008)

When Bella Swan moves to a small town in the Pacific Northwest to live with her father, she meets the reclusive Edward Cullen, a mysterious classmate who reveals himself to be a 108-year-old vampire. Despite Edward's repeated cautions, Bella can't help but fall in love with him, a fatal move that endangers her own life when a coven of bloodsuckers try to challenge the Cullen clan.

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2008-11-20 | Fantasy / Drama

Cast

Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    glistening
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sparkling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    super cheesy

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10 The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

Intrepid young reporter, Tintin, and his loyal dog, Snowy, are thrust into a world of high adventure when they discover a ship carrying an explosive secret. As Tintin is drawn into a centuries-old mystery, Ivan Ivanovitch Sakharine suspects him of stealing a priceless treasure. Tintin and Snowy, with the help of salty, cantankerous Captain Haddock and bumbling detectives, Thompson and Thomson, travel half the world, one step ahead of their enemies, as Tintin endeavors to find the Unicorn, a sunken ship that may hold a vast fortune, but also an ancient curse.

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2011-10-25 | Adventure / Animation

Cast

Jamie Bell, Daniel Craig

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    blistering
  2. Ranked #1 for
    intrepid
  3. Ranked #2 for
    action-packed adventure

Trailer

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