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Top rated bit slow movies that are also punishing

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and punishing movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are bit slow and punishing, 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 Nov 24 2020

1 The Proposition (2005)

Set in the Australian outback in the 1880s, the movie follows the series of events following the horrific rape and murder of the Hopkins family, allegedly committed by the infamous Burns brothers gang. Captain Morris Stanley captures Charlie Burns and gives him 9 days to kill his older dangerous psychopathic brother, or else they'll hang his younger mentally slow brother on Christmas Day.

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2005-10-06 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Guy Pearce, Ray Winstone

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    violently bloody
  2. Ranked #2 for
    punishing
  3. Ranked #2 for
    outside the laws

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2 Alien (1979)

During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of eggs on the planet, a creature inside one of the eggs attacks an explorer. The entire crew is unaware of the impending nightmare set to descend upon them when the alien parasite planted inside its unfortunate host is birthed.

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1979-05-25 | Horror / Science Fiction

Cast

Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    use of low lighting
  2. Ranked #2 for
    pure genius
  3. Ranked #2 for
    quick glimpse

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3 There Will Be Blood (2007)

Ruthless silver miner, turned oil prospector, Daniel Plainview, moves to oil-rich California. Using his son to project a trustworthy, family-man image, Plainview cons local landowners into selling him their valuable properties for a pittance. However, local preacher Eli Sunday suspects Plainview's motives and intentions, starting a slow-burning feud that threatens both their lives.

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2007-12-28 | Drama

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    leaving wonders
  2. Ranked #2 for
    superb acting
  3. Ranked #3 for
    redeeming feature

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4 Bone Tomahawk (2015)

During a shootout in a saloon, Sheriff Hunt injures a suspicious stranger. One of the villagers takes care of him in prison. One day they both disappear – only the spear of a cannibal tribe is found. Hunt and a few of his men go in search of the prisoner and his nurse.

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2015-10-23 | Horror / Western

Cast

Kurt Russell, Matthew Fox

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    competently made
  2. Ranked #4 for
    steady pace
  3. Ranked #4 for
    brutal violence

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5 A Quiet Place (2018)

A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.

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2018-04-03 | Horror / Drama

Cast

Emily Blunt, John Krasinski

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    ambient sound
  2. Ranked #2 for
    plot hinges
  3. Ranked #2 for
    leaving nagging question

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6 War Horse (2011)

Follows a young man named Albert and his horse, Joey, and how their bond is broken when Joey is sold to the cavalry and sent to the trenches of World War One. Despite being too young to enlist, Albert heads to France to save his friend.

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2011-12-25 | Drama / War

Cast

Jeremy Irvine, Tom Hiddleston

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    old-fashioned story
  2. Ranked #6 for
    canned
  3. Ranked #8 for
    emotive

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7 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 #2 for
    shrill voice
  2. Ranked #2 for
    extended sequence
  3. Ranked #3 for
    grated voice

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8 You Were Never Really Here (2017)

A traumatised veteran, unafraid of violence, tracks down missing girls for a living. When a job spins out of control, his nightmares overtake him as a conspiracy is uncovered leading to what may be his death trip or his awakening.

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2017-12-12 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Joaquin Phoenix, Judith Roberts

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    work in progress
  2. Ranked #3 for
    utterly boring
  3. Ranked #5 for
    psychologically complex

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9 Quantum of Solace (2008)

Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate Mr. White, who reveals that the organization that blackmailed Vesper is far more complex and dangerous than anyone had imagined.

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2008-10-31 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Daniel Craig, Olga Kurylenko

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    little disappointing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    non-stop action
  3. Ranked #1 for
    quick-fire dialogue

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10 Spotlight (2015)

The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.

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2015-11-06 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    remarkably well-done
  2. Ranked #2 for
    tenacious
  3. Ranked #2 for
    top-notch casting

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