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Top rated bit slow movies that are also staying true to book

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and staying true to book movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are bit slow and staying true to book, 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 Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)

Siblings Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter step through a magical wardrobe and find the land of Narnia. There, the they discover a charming, once peaceful kingdom that has been plunged into eternal winter by the evil White Witch, Jadis. Aided by the wise and magnificent lion, Aslan, the children lead Narnia into a spectacular, climactic battle to be free of the Witch's glacial powers forever.

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2005-12-07 | Adventure / Family

Cast

Georgie Henley, Skandar Keynes

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    very nice
  2. Ranked #1 for
    extraordinarily well-done
  3. Ranked #1 for
    exceedingly well-done

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2 The Da Vinci Code (2006)

A murder in Paris’ Louvre Museum and cryptic clues in some of Leonardo da Vinci’s most famous paintings lead to the discovery of a religious mystery. For 2,000 years a secret society closely guards information that — should it come to light — could rock the very foundations of Christianity.

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2006-05-17 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Tom Hanks, Audrey Tautou

Rating

rating icon 6.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    less than impressive
  2. Ranked #2 for
    source of entertainment
  3. Ranked #2 for
    lively pace

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3 Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)

This film, adapted from a work of fiction by author Tracy Chevalier, tells a story about the events surrounding the creation of the painting "Girl With A Pearl Earring" by 17th century Dutch master Johannes Vermeer. A young peasant maid working in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer becomes his talented assistant and the model for one of his most famous works.

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2003-12-12 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Scarlett Johansson, Colin Firth

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    sumptuous cinematography
  2. Ranked #1 for
    exquisitely beautiful
  3. Ranked #2 for
    atmospheric photography

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4 Twilight (2008)

When Bella Swan moves to a small town in the Pacific Northwest to live with her father, she meets the reclusive Edward Cullen, a mysterious classmate who reveals himself to be a 108-year-old vampire. Despite Edward's repeated cautions, Bella can't help but fall in love with him, a fatal move that endangers her own life when a coven of bloodsuckers try to challenge the Cullen clan.

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2008-11-20 | Fantasy / Drama

Cast

Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    incredibly cheesy dialogue
  2. Ranked #2 for
    really cheesy
  3. Ranked #2 for
    cheeseball

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5 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make sure that the ring arrives at its final destination: Mt. Doom, the only place where it can be destroyed.

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2001-12-18 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen

Rating

rating icon 8.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    all major player cast
  2. Ranked #1 for
    directing with poetic beauty
  3. Ranked #1 for
    sheer scope

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6 Pet Sematary (2019)

Dr. Louis Creed and his wife, Rachel, move from Boston to Ludlow, in rural Maine, with their two young children. Hidden in the woods near the new family home, Ellie, their eldest daughter, discovers a mysterious cemetery where the pets of community members are buried.

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2019-04-04 | Thriller / Horror

Cast

Jason Clarke, Amy Seimetz

Rating

rating icon 5.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    predictable jump scares
  2. Ranked #1 for
    cheap scares
  3. Ranked #1 for
    not scary

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7 The Girl with All the Gifts (2016)

In the future, a strange fungus has changed nearly everyone into a thoughtless, flesh-eating monster. When a scientist and a teacher find a girl who seems to be immune to the fungus, they all begin a journey to save humanity.

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2016-09-23 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Sennia Nanua, Gemma Arterton

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    seasoned professional
  2. Ranked #2 for
    different approach
  3. Ranked #5 for
    fresh spin

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8 Hearts in Atlantis (2001)

A widowed mother and her son change when a mysterious stranger enters their lives.

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2001-09-07 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Anthony Hopkins, Anton Yelchin

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    beautifully filmed
  2. Ranked #3 for
    weak script
  3. Ranked #3 for
    innocence of youth

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9 Tomorrow, When the War Began (2010)

Ellie Linton, a teen from an Australian coastal town, leads her friends on an excursion to a camp deep in the woods, dubbed "Hell." Upon their return, the youths find that their town has been overrun by an enemy army, and their friends and family have been imprisoned. When the hostile invaders become alerted to their presence, Ellie and her friends band together to escape -- and strike back against -- this mysterious enemy.

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2010-08-08 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Caitlin Stasey, Rachel Hurd-Wood

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    inexperienced actor
  2. Ranked #3 for
    polished look
  3. Ranked #7 for
    cast of mostly unknown actors

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10 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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