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Top rated bit slow movies that are also faithful to book

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and 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 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 Nov 24 2020

1 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 | Drama / Romance

Cast

KiKi Layne, Stephan James

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    languid pace
  2. Ranked #4 for
    powerful imagery
  3. Ranked #4 for
    moody cinematography

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2 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
    exceedingly well-done
  2. Ranked #1 for
    exceptionally well-done
  3. Ranked #1 for
    extraordinarily well-done

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3 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
    smooth pace
  2. Ranked #1 for
    thrilling adventure
  3. Ranked #2 for
    open for sequel

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4 1922 (2017)

A simple yet proud rancher conspires to murder his wife for financial gain, convincing his teenage son to participate.

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2017-10-20 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Thomas Jane, Molly Parker

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    maintaining steady
  2. Ranked #6 for
    thick
  3. Ranked #8 for
    glistening

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5 Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)

This film, adapted from a work of fiction by author Tracy Chevalier, tells a story about the events surrounding the creation of the painting "Girl With A Pearl Earring" by 17th century Dutch master Johannes Vermeer. A young peasant maid working in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer becomes his talented assistant and the model for one of his most famous works.

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2003-12-12 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Scarlett Johansson, Colin Firth

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sumptuous cinematography
  2. Ranked #1 for
    exquisitely beautiful
  3. Ranked #2 for
    extraordinarily beautiful

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6 Carol (2015)

In 1950s New York, a department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.

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2015-11-20 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Rooney Mara, Cate Blanchett

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    brilliant shooting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    vintage
  3. Ranked #2 for
    exquisite cinematography

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7 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
    less than impressive
  2. Ranked #2 for
    lively pace
  3. Ranked #2 for
    source of entertainment

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8 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 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    luminescent atmosphere
  2. Ranked #1 for
    handsomely mounted
  3. Ranked #1 for
    absolutely first-rate

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9 A Civil Action (1998)

Jan Schlickmann is a cynical lawyer who goes out to 'get rid of' a case, only to find out it is potentially worth millions. The case becomes his obsession, to the extent that he is willing to give up everything—including his career and his clients' goals—in order to continue the case against all odds.

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1998-12-25 | Drama

Cast

John Travolta, Robert Duvall

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    fine acting
  2. Ranked #9 for
    decently written
  3. Ranked #9 for
    decent acting

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10 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 #2 for
    not that bad
  2. Ranked #2 for
    tacky
  3. Ranked #2 for
    cheeseball

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