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Top rated bit slow movies that are also most underrated

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and most underrated movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are bit slow and most underrated, 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 Oct 21 2020

1 The Exorcist III (1990)

Set fifteen years after the original film, The Exorcist III centers around the philosophical Lieutenant William F. Kinderman who is investigating a baffling series of murders around Georgetown that all contain the hallmarks of The Gemini, a deceased serial killer. It eventually leads him to a catatonic patient in a psychiatric hospital who has recently started to speak, claiming he is the The Gemini and detailing the murders, but bears a striking resemblance to Father Damien Karras.

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1990-08-17 | Horror / Mystery

Cast

George C. Scott, Ed Flanders

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most underrated
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most under-appreciated
  3. Ranked #2 for
    genuinely eerie

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2 Jackie Brown (1997)

Jackie Brown is a flight attendant who gets caught in the middle of smuggling cash into the country for her gunrunner boss. When the cops try to use Jackie to get to her boss, she hatches a plan — with help from a bail bondsman — to keep the money for herself.

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1997-04-10 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Pam Grier, Samuel L. Jackson

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sadly underused
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most mature
  3. Ranked #2 for
    punchy dialogue

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3 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
    should be required to watch
  2. Ranked #1 for
    beautiful writing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    exceptional writing

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4 The Abyss (1989)

A civilian oil rig crew is recruited to conduct a search and rescue effort when a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks. One diver soon finds himself on a spectacular odyssey 25,000 feet below the ocean's surface where he confronts a mysterious force that has the power to change the world or destroy it.

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1989-08-09 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    alternative ending
  2. Ranked #3 for
    groundbreaking special effect
  3. Ranked #3 for
    spruced up

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5 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)

After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees – and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace.

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1984-05-23 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Harrison Ford, Kate Capshaw

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    vastly entertaining
  2. Ranked #1 for
    extended sequence
  3. Ranked #1 for
    shrill voice

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6 Bringing Out the Dead (1999)

Once called Father Frank for his efforts to rescue lives, Frank sees the ghosts of those he failed to save around every turn. He has tried everything he can to get fired, calling in sick, delaying taking calls where he might have to face one more victim he couldn't help, yet cannot quit the job on his own.

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1999-10-22 | Drama

Cast

Nicolas Cage, Patricia Arquette

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    on the verge of nervous breakdown
  2. Ranked #1 for
    master filmmaker
  3. Ranked #2 for
    visionary director

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7 Drive (2011)

Driver is a skilled Hollywood stuntman who moonlights as a getaway driver for criminals. Though he projects an icy exterior, lately he's been warming up to a pretty neighbor named Irene and her young son, Benicio. When Irene's husband gets out of jail, he enlists Driver's help in a million-dollar heist. The job goes horribly wrong, and Driver must risk his life to protect Irene and Benicio from the vengeful masterminds behind the robbery.

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2011-08-06 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    gratuitous violence
  2. Ranked #1 for
    unnecessarily violent
  3. Ranked #1 for
    brutal violence

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8 Carlito's Way (1993)

A Puerto-Rican ex-con, just released from prison, pledges to stay away from drugs and violence despite the pressure around him, and lead a better life outside NYC.

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1993-11-10 | Crime / Thriller

Cast

Al Pacino, Sean Penn

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    top-notch performance
  2. Ranked #2 for
    reformed character
  3. Ranked #3 for
    small but pivotal role

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9 Freaks (2018)

Kept locked inside the house by her father, 7-year-old Chloe lives in fear and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat - or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger offers her a glimpse of what's really happening outside, Chloe soon finds that while the truth isn't so simple, the danger is very real.

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2018-09-08 | Science Fiction / Thriller

Cast

Emile Hirsch, Bruce Dern

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slow start
  2. Ranked #2 for
    very well executed
  3. Ranked #2 for
    freakin awesome

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10 The Emperor's New Groove (2000)

Kuzco is a self-centered emperor who summons Pacha from a village and to tell him that his home will be destroyed to make room for Kuzco's new summer home. Kuzco's advisor, Yzma, tries to poison Kuzco and accidentally turns him into a llama, who accidentally ends up in Pacha's village. Pacha offers to help Kuzco if he doesn't destroy his house, and so they form an unlikely partnership.

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2000-12-15 | Adventure / Animation

Cast

David Spade, John Goodman

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    most thought-provoking
  2. Ranked #1 for
    far funniest
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most entertaining

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