Top rated bit slow movies that are also historically important

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and historically important movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are bit slow and historically important, 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 Jun 14 2021

1 Sweet Country (2018)

It’s 1929 on the vast, desert-like, Eastern Arrernte Nation lands that are now known as the Central Australian outback. Sam Kelly, a middle-aged Aboriginal man, works the land of a kind preacher, Fred Smith. After an ill-tempered bully arrives in town and Kelly kills him in self-defence, he and his wife go on the run as a posse gathers to hunt him down.

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2018-01-25 | Drama / History

Cast

Hamilton Morris, Bryan Brown

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    sweeping cinematography
  2. Ranked #7 for
    with light moments
  3. Ranked #9 for
    historically important

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2 Mr. Jones (2019)

In 1933, Welsh journalist Gareth Jones travels to Ukraine, where he experiences the horrors of a famine. Everywhere he goes he meets henchmen of the Soviet secret service who are determined to prevent news about the catastrophe from getting out. Stalin’s forced collectivisation of agriculture has resulted in misery and ruin—the policy is tantamount to mass murder.

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2019-10-25 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

James Norton, Vanessa Kirby

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #8 for
    harsh truth
  2. Ranked #9 for
    historical point of view
  3. Ranked #10 for
    historical significance

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3 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 #2 for
    for historical research
  3. Ranked #2 for
    historically accurate

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4 Gallipoli (1981)

As World War I rages, brave and youthful Australians Archy and Frank—both agile runners—become friends and enlist in the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps together. They later find themselves part of the Dardanelles Campaign on the Gallipoli peninsula, a brutal eight-month conflict which pit the British and their allies against the Ottoman Empire and left over 500,000 men dead.

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1981-08-13 | War / Drama

Cast

Mel Gibson, Mark Lee

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    definable cast
  2. Ranked #8 for
    lulling
  3. Ranked #11 for
    intensely moving

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5 The Dig (2021)

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, the echoes of Britain's past resonate in the face of its uncertain future‎.

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2021-01-14 | Drama / History

Cast

Carey Mulligan, Ralph Fiennes

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    highly competent directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    top flight
  3. Ranked #1 for
    historically important

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6 Memoirs of a Geisha (2005)

A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a geisha house.

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2005-12-06 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Zhang Ziyi, Gong Li

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    pretty picture
  2. Ranked #1 for
    richly detailed
  3. Ranked #2 for
    aesthetically pleasing

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7 Defiance (2008)

Based on a true story, during World War II, four Jewish brothers escape their Nazi-occupied homeland of West Belarus in Poland and join the Soviet partisans to combat the Nazis. The brothers begin the rescue of roughly 1,200 Jews still trapped in the ghettos of Poland.

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2008-12-31 | Action / Drama

Cast

Daniel Craig, Liev Schreiber

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    more aggressive
  2. Ranked #4 for
    most astonishing
  3. Ranked #5 for
    well-paced

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8 The Last of the Mohicans (1992)

As the British and French soldiers battle for control of the American colonies in the 18th century, the settlers and native Americans are forced to take sides. Cora and her sister Alice unwittingly walk into trouble but are reluctantly saved by Hawkeye, an orphaned settler adopted by the last of the Mohicans.

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1992-08-26 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    brilliant piece of work
  2. Ranked #1 for
    magnificent scenery
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fierce

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9 Steve Jobs (2015)

Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint an intimate portrait of the brilliant man at its epicenter.

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2015-10-09 | Drama / History

Cast

Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    true genius
  2. Ranked #1 for
    titular role
  3. Ranked #2 for
    punchy dialogue

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10 Padmaavat (2018)

Rajputana, India, 13th century. The tyrannical usurper Alauddin Khilji, sultan of Delhi, becomes obsessed with Queen Padmavati, wife of King Ratan Singh of Mewar, and goes to great lengths to satisfy his greed for her.

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2018-01-25 | Drama / History

Cast

Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    masterpiece visual
  2. Ranked #1 for
    visual extravaganza
  3. Ranked #1 for
    opulent

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