Top rated bit slow movies that are also profound

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and profound movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are bit slow and 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 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.

Info

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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2 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.

Info

2017-09-14 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Ben Stiller, Austin Abrams

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

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

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3 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.

Info

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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4 Seven Pounds (2008)

An IRS agent with a fateful secret embarks on an extraordinary journey of redemption by forever changing the lives of seven strangers.

Info

2008-12-18 | Drama

Cast

Will Smith, Rosario Dawson

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    charitable
  2. Ranked #1 for
    selfless character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    everything fitting together

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5 Nomadland (2021)

A woman in her sixties embarks on a journey through the western United States after losing everything in the Great Recession, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.

Info

2021-01-29 | Drama

Cast

Frances McDormand, David Strathairn

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    concurrent
  2. Ranked #2 for
    down to earth
  3. Ranked #2 for
    sweeping landscape

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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.

Info

2018-08-25 | Drama

Cast

Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    immersive story
  2. Ranked #1 for
    monochromatic
  3. Ranked #1 for
    crisp cinematography

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7 Broken Flowers (2005)

As the devoutly single Don Johnston is dumped by his latest girlfriend, he receives an anonymous pink letter informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him.

Info

2005-08-05 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Bill Murray, Julie Delpy

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    blank-faced acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    less than satisfying
  3. Ranked #2 for
    straight-faced acting

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8 I Am Mother (2019)

A teenage girl is raised underground by a robot "Mother", designed to repopulate the earth following an extinction event. But their unique bond is threatened when an inexplicable stranger arrives with alarming news.

Info

2019-06-07 | Science Fiction / Thriller

Cast

Clara Rugaard, Hilary Swank

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    super-smart
  2. Ranked #1 for
    food for thought
  3. Ranked #2 for
    nicely executed

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9 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.

Info

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
    most profound
  3. Ranked #1 for
    existential theme

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10 Highway (2014)

Right before her wedding, a young woman finds herself abducted and held for ransom. As the initial days pass, she begins to develop a strange bond with her kidnapper.

Info

2014-02-13 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Randeep Hooda, Alia Bhatt

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    capturing the beauty
  2. Ranked #3 for
    scenic beauty
  3. Ranked #3 for
    vividly capturing

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