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Top rated bit slow movies that are also historically accurate

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and historically accurate movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are bit slow and historically accurate, 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 Sep 14 2020

1 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

Ben Mendelsohn, Bence Bakti

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    more accurate
  2. Ranked #2 for
    history buff
  3. Ranked #2 for
    slice of history

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2 The Witch (2015)

In 1630s New England, William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness, exiled from their settlement when William defies the local church. When their newborn son vanishes and crops mysteriously fail, the family turns on one another.

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2015-11-11 | Mystery / Horror

Cast

Karen Kaeja, Michael O'Hare

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ominous tone
  2. Ranked #1 for
    for horror movie day
  3. Ranked #1 for
    eerie tone

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3 The Irishman (2019)

Pennsylvania, 1956. Frank Sheeran, a war veteran of Irish origin who works as a truck driver, accidentally meets mobster Russell Bufalino. Once Frank becomes his trusted man, Bufalino sends him to Chicago with the task of helping Jimmy Hoffa, a powerful union leader related to organized crime, with whom Frank will maintain a close friendship for nearly twenty years.

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2019-11-01 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Robert De Niro, Al Pacino

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    luminary acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    last hurrah
  3. Ranked #1 for
    with memorable moments

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4 Zodiac (2007)

The true story of the investigation of the "Zodiac Killer", a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for three men as their lives and careers are built and destroyed by the endless trail of clues.

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2007-03-02 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Ruffalo

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gruesome murder
  2. Ranked #1 for
    becoming fascinated
  3. Ranked #1 for
    horrific crimes

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5 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world's most advanced super computer.

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1968-04-09 | Science Fiction / Mystery

Cast

Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cinematic genius
  2. Ranked #1 for
    kaleidoscopic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    allusive

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6 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)

After an abrupt and violent encounter with a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his ship, a captain of the British Royal Navy begins a chase over two oceans to capture or destroy the enemy, though he must weigh his commitment to duty and ferocious pursuit of glory against the safety of his devoted crew, including the ship's thoughtful surgeon, his best friend.

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2003-11-14 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Edward Woodall, Max Pirkis

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    beautiful editing
  2. Ranked #7 for
    recreating
  3. Ranked #7 for
    steadfast character

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7 The Dark Knight (2008)

Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as the Joker.

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2008-07-16 | Drama / Action

Cast

Matthew Leitch, Philip Bulcock

Rating

rating icon 8.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    crony
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most thrilling
  3. Ranked #1 for
    outside the laws

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8 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)

Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. After being captured and then escaping from them, Indy is coerced to head to Peru at the behest of a young man whose friend – and Indy's colleague – Professor Oxley has been captured for his knowledge of the skull's whereabouts.

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2008-05-21 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Ernie Reyes, Jr.

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    old school style
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fake-looking
  3. Ranked #1 for
    indefinable acting

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9 Lincoln (2012)

The revealing story of the 16th US President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come.

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2012-11-09 | History / Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    historical significance
  2. Ranked #1 for
    great story
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for political discussion

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10 The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting skills to work for an amoral warden. During his long stretch in prison, Dufresne comes to be admired by the other inmates -- including an older prisoner named Red -- for his integrity and unquenchable sense of hope.

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1994-09-23 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman

Rating

rating icon 8.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    succinct
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most poignant
  3. Ranked #1 for
    masterful directing

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