Top rated bit slow movies that are also smart

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and smart movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are bit slow and smart, 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 21 2021

1 Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988)

Two con men try to settle their rivalry by betting on who can be the first to swindle a young American heiress out of $50,000.

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1988-12-14 | Crime / Comedy

Cast

Steve Martin, Michael Caine

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    comedic genius
  2. Ranked #1 for
    highly sophisticated
  3. Ranked #1 for
    consistently funny

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2 The Half of It (2020)

Shy, straight-A student Ellie is hired by sweet but inarticulate jock Paul, who needs help wooing the most popular girl in school. But their new and unlikely friendship gets tricky when Ellie discovers she has feelings for the same girl.

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2020-05-01 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Leah Lewis, Daniel Diemer

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    mindful
  2. Ranked #2 for
    wooing plot
  3. Ranked #3 for
    breath of fresh air

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3 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.

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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
    thought-provoking question

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4 The Endless (2018)

Two brothers return to the cult they fled from years ago to discover that the group's beliefs may be more sane than they once thought.

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2018-04-06 | Science Fiction / Horror

Cast

Aaron Moorhead, Justin Benson

Rating

rating icon 6.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    highly original
  2. Ranked #2 for
    wholly original
  3. Ranked #3 for
    never-ending

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5 Wonder Boys (2000)

Grady is a 50-ish English professor who hasn't had a thing published in years—not since he wrote his award winning 'Great American Novel' 7 years ago. This weekend proves even worse than he could imagine as he finds himself reeling from one misadventure to another in the company of a new wonder boy author.

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2000-02-22 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Michael Douglas, Tobey Maguire

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    creative writing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    most promising director
  3. Ranked #1 for
    literary genius

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6 Logan Lucky (2017)

Trying to reverse a family curse, brothers Jimmy and Clyde Logan set out to execute an elaborate robbery during the legendary Coca-Cola 600 race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.

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2017-08-17 | Action / Comedy

Cast

Channing Tatum, Adam Driver

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    cleverly put together
  2. Ranked #1 for
    hillbilly
  3. Ranked #1 for
    eclectic cast

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7 I See You (2019)

When a 12-year-old boy goes missing, lead investigator Greg Harper struggles to balance the pressure of the investigation and troubles with his wife, Jackie. Facing a recent affair, great strain is put on the family that slowly gnaws away at Jackie's grip on reality. But after a malicious presence manifests itself in their home and puts their son, Connor, in mortal danger, the cold, hard truth about evil in the Harper household is finally uncovered.

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2019-09-11 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Helen Hunt, Jon Tenney

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    engaging finish
  2. Ranked #1 for
    psychological mystery
  3. Ranked #1 for
    unpredictable twist

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8 Luce (2019)

A star athlete and top student, Luce's idealized image is challenged by one of his teachers when his unsettling views on political violence come to light, putting a strain on family bonds while igniting intense debates on race and identity.

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2019-08-02 | Thriller

Cast

Kelvin Harrison Jr., Naomi Watts

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    multifaceted plot
  2. Ranked #2 for
    provocative
  3. Ranked #2 for
    conflicting view

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9 The Pelican Brief (1993)

Two Supreme Court Justices have been assassinated. One lone law student has stumbled upon the truth. An investigative journalist wants her story. Everybody else wants her dead.

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1993-12-16 | Mystery / Drama

Cast

Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    sturdy
  2. Ranked #5 for
    fitting the bill perfectly
  3. Ranked #5 for
    plausible story

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10 The Signal (2014)

Three college students on a road trip across the Southwest experience a detour – the tracking of a computer genius who has already hacked into MIT and exposed security faults. When the trio find themselves drawn to an eerily isolated area, suddenly everything goes dark. When one of the students regains consciousness, he finds himself in a waking nightmare.

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2014-03-15 | Thriller / Science Fiction

Cast

Brenton Thwaites, Olivia Cooke

Rating

rating icon 5.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    mind bending
  2. Ranked #4 for
    big revealing ending
  3. Ranked #6 for
    out of nowhere

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