Top rated bit slow movies that are also most profound

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and most profound movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are bit slow and most profound, 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 Arrival (2016)

Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.

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2016-11-10 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    highly intellectual
  2. Ranked #1 for
    intuitive
  3. Ranked #2 for
    for deep-thinking

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2 The Farewell (2019)

A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time.

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2019-07-12 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Awkwafina, Tzi Ma

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sensitively handled
  2. Ranked #2 for
    universal theme
  3. Ranked #2 for
    mirroring real life

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3 Brad's Status (2017)

Although Brad has a satisfying career, a sweet wife and a comfortable life in suburban Sacramento, things aren't quite what he imagined during his college glory days. When he accompanies his musical prodigy son on a university tour, he can't help comparing his life with those of his four best college friends who seemingly have more wealthy and glamorous lives. But when circumstances force him to reconnect with his former friends, Brad begins to question whether he has really failed or if their lives are actually more flawed than they appear.

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2017-09-14 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Ben Stiller, Austin Abrams

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    jealous character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    more relatable
  3. Ranked #2 for
    kudos to filmmaker

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4 Paper Heart (2009)

Paper Heart follows Nick and Charlyne on a cross-country journey to document what exactly "love" is. Interviewing ministers, happily married couples, chemists, romance novelists, divorce lawyers, a group of children and more, the determined young girl attempts to find definition and perhaps even experience the mysterious emotion.

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2009-08-07 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Charlyne Yi, Michael Cera

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5 for
    halting acting
  2. Ranked #6 for
    self-deprecating character
  3. Ranked #6 for
    congruent plot

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5 Christopher Robin (2018)

Christopher Robin, the boy who had countless adventures in the Hundred Acre Wood, has grown up and lost his way. Now it’s up to his spirited and loveable stuffed animals, Winnie The Pooh, Tigger, Piglet, and the rest of the gang, to rekindle their friendship and remind him of endless days of childlike wonder and make-believe, when doing nothing was the very best something.

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2018-08-02 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    young adulthood
  2. Ranked #3 for
    dark and dreary
  3. Ranked #3 for
    pleasant experience

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6 Roma (2018)

In 1970s Mexico City, two domestic workers help a mother of four while her husband is away for an extended period of time.

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2018-08-25 | Drama

Cast

Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly slow
  2. Ranked #1 for
    crisp cinematography
  3. Ranked #1 for
    monochromatic

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7 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
    visual beauty
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sumptuous cinematography
  3. Ranked #1 for
    Baroque imagery

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8 The Straight Story (1999)

A retired farmer and widower in his 70s, Alvin Straight learns one day that his distant brother Lyle has suffered a stroke and may not recover. Alvin is determined to make things right with Lyle while he still can, but his brother lives in Wisconsin, while Alvin is stuck in Iowa with no car and no driver's license. Then he hits on the idea of making the trip on his old lawnmower, thus beginning a picturesque and at times deeply spiritual odyssey.

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1999-10-15 | Drama

Cast

Richard Farnsworth, Sissy Spacek

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    panoramic shot
  2. Ranked #2 for
    relaxed pace
  3. Ranked #2 for
    seemingly endless

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9 His House (2020)

After making a harrowing escape from war-torn South Sudan, a young refugee couple struggle to adjust to their new life in a small English town that has an unspeakable evil lurking beneath the surface.

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2020-01-27 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Sope Dirisu, Wunmi Mosaku

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    solid all around
  2. Ranked #2 for
    few jump scares
  3. Ranked #2 for
    relying on jump scares

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10 Soul (2020)

Joe Gardner is a middle school teacher with a love for jazz music. After a successful gig at the Half Note Club, he suddenly gets into an accident that separates his soul from his body and is transported to the You Seminar, a center in which souls develop and gain passions before being transported to a newborn child. Joe must enlist help from the other souls-in-training, like 22, a soul who has spent eons in the You Seminar, in order to get back to Earth.

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2020-12-25 | Family / Animation

Cast

Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey

Rating

rating icon 8.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    hitting nerves
  2. Ranked #1 for
    existential theme
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most profound

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