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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 Dec 01 2020

1 Mystery Road (2013)

An indigenous detective returns to the Outback to investigate the murder of a young girl.

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2013-06-05 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Aaron Pedersen, Hugo Weaving

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    definitely worth looking
  2. Ranked #2 for
    slow and deliberate
  3. Ranked #2 for
    good photography

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2 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 #1 for
    atypical role
  2. Ranked #1 for
    shattering climax
  3. Ranked #1 for
    tightly wound

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3 The Water Diviner (2014)

In 1919, Australian farmer Joshua Connor travels to Turkey to discover the fate of his three sons, reported missing in action. Holding on to hope, Joshua must travel across the war-torn landscape to find the truth and his own peace.

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2014-12-25 | War / Drama

Cast

Russell Crowe, Olga Kurylenko

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    saturated imagery
  2. Ranked #4 for
    naturally flowing acting
  3. Ranked #5 for
    moving smoothly

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4 The Nightingale (2018)

In 1825, Claire, a 21-year-old Irish convict, chases a British soldier through the rugged Tasmanian wilderness, bent on revenge for a terrible act of violence he committed against her family. She enlists the services of an Aboriginal tracker who is also marked by trauma from his own violence-filled past.

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2018-09-23 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Aisling Franciosi, Sam Claflin

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    unfiltered
  2. Ranked #5 for
    extremely violent
  3. Ranked #5 for
    sobering

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5 Joe (2014)

The rough-hewn boss of a lumber crew courts trouble when he steps in to protect the youngest member of his team from an abusive father.

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2014-04-11 | Drama

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Tye Sheridan

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    cast with impressive resume
  2. Ranked #3 for
    purely evil character
  3. Ranked #4 for
    heavy dialogue

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6 Shoplifters (2018)

After one of their shoplifting sessions, Osamu and his son come across a little girl in the freezing cold. At first reluctant to shelter the girl, Osamu’s wife agrees to take care of her after learning of the hardships she faces. Although the family is poor, barely making enough money to survive through petty crime, they seem to live happily together until an unforeseen incident reveals hidden secrets, testing the bonds that unite them.

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2018-06-02 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Lily Franky, Sakura Ando

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    thick
  2. Ranked #4 for
    emotionally captivating
  3. Ranked #5 for
    morally dubious

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7 The Messenger (2009)

Will Montgomery (Ben Foster), a U.S. Army Staff Sergeant who has returned home from Iraq, is assigned to the Army’s Casualty Notification service. Montgomery is partnered with Captain Tony Stone (Woody Harrelson), to give notice to the families of fallen soldiers. The Sergeant is drawn to Olivia Pitterson (Samantha Morton), to whom he has delivered news of her husband’s death.

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2009-11-13 | Drama

Cast

Ben Foster, Woody Harrelson

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    intensely moving
  2. Ranked #2 for
    sobering
  3. Ranked #5 for
    unvarnished

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8 Antwone Fisher (2002)

A sailor prone to violent outbursts is sent to a naval psychiatrist for help. Refusing at first to open up, the young man eventually breaks down and reveals a horrific childhood. Through the guidance of his doctor, he confronts his painful past and begins a quest to find the family he never knew.

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2002-12-19 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Derek Luke, Malcolm David Kelley

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    short-fused character
  2. Ranked #2 for
    stellar performance
  3. Ranked #2 for
    with anger issues

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9 Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet mole within his former colleagues at the heart of MI6.

Info

2011-09-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Gary Oldman, Colin Firth

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    talent on display
  2. Ranked #1 for
    top-ranking
  3. Ranked #1 for
    somewhat tedious

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10 Monster's Ball (2001)

Set in the southern USA, a racist white man, Hank, falls in love with a black woman named Leticia. Ironically, Hank is a prison guard working on Death Row who executed Leticia's husband. Hank and Leticia's inter-racial affair leads to confusion and new ideas for the two unlikely lovers.

Info

2001-06-07 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Billy Bob Thornton, Halle Berry

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    worthy of academy award
  2. Ranked #1 for
    plum role
  3. Ranked #1 for
    blackness

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