Top rated bit slow movies that are also hitting false notes

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and hitting false notes movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are bit slow and hitting false notes, 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 Wonder Boys (2000)

Grady is a 50-ish English professor who hasn't had a thing published in years—not since he wrote his award winning 'Great American Novel' 7 years ago. This weekend proves even worse than he could imagine as he finds himself reeling from one misadventure to another in the company of a new wonder boy author.

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2000-02-22 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Michael Douglas, Tobey Maguire

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most gifted director
  2. Ranked #1 for
    creative writing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most promising director

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2 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 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    downright frightening
  2. Ranked #1 for
    highly stylized acting
  3. Ranked #2 for
    malevolent character

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3 The Ghost Writer (2010)

A writer stumbles upon a long-hidden secret when he agrees to help former British Prime Minister Adam Lang complete his memoirs on a remote island after the politician's assistant drowns in a mysterious accident.

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2010-02-12 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    distinctive directing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    standout performance
  3. Ranked #3 for
    top flight

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4 A Wrinkle in Time (2018)

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

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2018-03-08 | Adventure / Science Fiction

Cast

Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey

Rating

rating icon 5.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    diverse casting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    misfired
  3. Ranked #2 for
    cringe-worthy dialogue

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5 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
    unmistakable acting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    sprawling
  3. Ranked #2 for
    languorous

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6 The Last Airbender (2010)

The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.

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2010-06-30 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Noah Ringer, Dev Patel

Rating

rating icon 4.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most insulting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    expository dialogue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    compressed

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7 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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8 Channels (2008)

A writer/producer is about to make a big career jump and has a lot of activity going on in his life. But, emotionally, he's dead. Through a fantastical event, he meets someone. They fall in love. She wants to defy logic and hop on the passing train of time with him. He lets his mind rationalize and hesitates. She is gone and he finds himself in a desperate race to get her back. Will the magic that brought them together be strong enough to reunite them, or is it too long?

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2008-01-01 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Ed Asner, Kimberly Oja

Rating

rating icon 3.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    consummate actor
  2. Ranked #1 for
    hitting false notes
  3. Ranked #1 for
    truthful

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9 The Blair Witch Project (1999)

In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found.

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1999-07-14 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

Heather Donahue, Michael C. Williams

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more chilling
  2. Ranked #1 for
    feeling sea sickness
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sick to stomach

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10 Road to Perdition (2002)

Mike Sullivan works as a hit man for crime boss John Rooney. Sullivan views Rooney as a father figure, however after his son is witness to a killing, Mike Sullivan finds himself on the run in attempt to save the life of his son and at the same time looking for revenge on those who wronged him.

Info

2002-07-12 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Tom Hanks, Paul Newman

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    Oscar worthy
  2. Ranked #3 for
    superb directing
  3. Ranked #5 for
    more potent

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