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Top rated bit slow movies that are also refreshingly honest

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and refreshingly honest movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are bit slow and refreshingly honest, 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 Apr 12 2021

1 Lad: A Yorkshire Story (2013)

After the death of his father, a teenage boy forms a healing friendship with a park ranger in the Yorkshire Dales

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2013-04-25 |

Cast

Bretten Lord, Nancy Clarkson

Rating

rating icon 8.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    beautifully rendered
  2. Ranked #1 for
    exquisitely beautiful
  3. Ranked #1 for
    superb directing

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2 Garden State (2004)

Andrew returns to his hometown for the funeral of his mother, a journey that reconnects him with past friends. The trip coincides with his decision to stop taking his powerful antidepressants. A chance meeting with Sam - a girl also suffering from various maladies - opens up the possibility of rekindling emotional attachments, confronting his psychologist father, and perhaps beginning a new life.

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2004-07-28 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Zach Braff, Natalie Portman

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deep and profound
  2. Ranked #1 for
    cast of minor players
  3. Ranked #1 for
    director with uncanny knack

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3 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
    rationalism
  2. Ranked #1 for
    elaborately staged
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sensitive directing

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4 Like Crazy (2011)

A British college student falls for an American student, only to be separated from him when she's banned from the U.S. after overstaying her visa.

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2011-10-28 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Anton Yelchin, Felicity Jones

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fresh-faced cast
  2. Ranked #1 for
    practically non-existent
  3. Ranked #1 for
    madly in love

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5 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
    signature style directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    national treasure
  3. Ranked #1 for
    lovely scenery

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6 Moonlight (2016)

The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.

Info

2016-10-21 | Drama

Cast

Trevante Rhodes, André Holland

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    praised enough
  2. Ranked #1 for
    beat down
  3. Ranked #2 for
    rampant

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7 Yes, God, Yes (2020)

Alice, a young innocent Catholic girl, is tempted into masturbating after an AOL chat suddenly turns sexual, however is conflicted as the act would be considered a sin.

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2020-07-24 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Natalia Dyer, Timothy Simons

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    acting with subtle facial expression
  2. Ranked #3 for
    careful
  3. Ranked #3 for
    religious fanatic

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8 Udta Punjab (2016)

The insurgence of substance abuse among the young in the Indian state of Punjab through the stories of a rock star, a migrant laborer, a doctor and a policeman.

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2016-06-17 | Action / Crime

Cast

Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    contentious
  2. Ranked #2 for
    bang on
  3. Ranked #2 for
    harsh truth

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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
    truly frightening
  2. Ranked #1 for
    deeply meaningful
  3. Ranked #2 for
    truly horrifying

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10 Mud (2013)

Two boys find a fugitive hiding out on an island in the Mississippi River and form a pact to help him reunite with his lover and escape.

Info

2013-04-26 | Drama

Cast

Matthew McConaughey, Tye Sheridan

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more adult-oriented
  2. Ranked #1 for
    handsomely produced
  3. Ranked #1 for
    nailed the role

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