Maimovie logo

Top rated bit slow movies that are also thoughtful

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and thoughtful movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are bit slow and thoughtful, 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 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 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    slow and steady
  2. Ranked #2 for
    quiet
  3. Ranked #3 for
    willed character

Trailer

The Straight Story trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

2 Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)

When a destructive space entity is spotted approaching Earth, Admiral Kirk resumes command of the Starship Enterprise in order to intercept, examine, and hopefully stop it.

Info

1979-12-07 | Science Fiction / Adventure

Cast

William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy

Rating

rating icon 6.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    strained plot
  2. Ranked #1 for
    stretching beyond
  3. Ranked #1 for
    rocky start

Trailer

Star Trek: The Motion Picture trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

3 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.

Info

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

Trailer

The Girl with All the Gifts trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

4 The Lobster (2015)

In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.

Info

2015-10-15 | Thriller / Comedy

Cast

Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    adverse
  2. Ranked #1 for
    utterly bizarre
  3. Ranked #1 for
    thoroughly unpleasant

Trailer

The Lobster trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

5 Eyes Wide Shut (1999)

After Dr. Bill Harford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings -- and quickly discovers that he is in over his head.

Info

1999-07-16 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    dark lighting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    restless
  3. Ranked #1 for
    elaborately staged

Trailer

Eyes Wide Shut trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

6 Mother (2009)

A mother lives quietly with her son. One day, a girl is brutally killed, and the boy is charged with the murder. Now, it's his mother's mission to prove him innocent.

Info

2009-05-28 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Kim Hye-ja, Won Bin

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    tone shifting
  2. Ranked #4 for
    cinematic triumph
  3. Ranked #7 for
    unanticipated

Trailer

Mother trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

7 The King (2019)

England, 15th century. Hal, a capricious prince who lives among the populace far from court, is forced by circumstances to reluctantly accept the throne and become Henry V.

Info

2019-10-11 | Drama / History

Cast

Timothée Chalamet, Joel Edgerton

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    alternate history
  2. Ranked #3 for
    excellently portrayal
  3. Ranked #3 for
    historically important

Trailer

The King trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

8 Brokeback Mountain (2005)

Two modern-day cowboys meet on a shepherding job in the summer of '63, the two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a lifelong relationship conflict

Info

2005-09-10 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    accurate reflection
  2. Ranked #1 for
    immediately grabbing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    magnificent photography

Trailer

Brokeback Mountain trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

9 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.

Info

2019-08-02 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Kelvin Harrison Jr., Naomi Watts

Rating

rating icon 6.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    conflicting view
  2. Ranked #1 for
    feeling underwhelmed
  3. Ranked #4 for
    pointless subplots

Trailer

Luce trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

10 Midnight Special (2016)

A father and son go on the run after the dad learns his child possesses special powers.

Info

2016-02-12 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Michael Shannon, Jaeden Martell

Rating

rating icon 6.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    more intimate
  2. Ranked #3 for
    relaxed pace
  3. Ranked #3 for
    lethargic pace

Trailer

Midnight Special trailer
play button
View More Details in Maimovie View more detail button

FAQ

According to the review analysis on Maimovie, movies in Top rated bit slow movies that are also thoughtful list are rated as too slow-paced, sweeping landscape, relaxed pace, exquisite photography, painfully slow, soporific, incredibly slow, intellectually stimulating, bit slow, sluggish pace.
We collect all existing reviews on the web for all movies and proceed machine learning to calculate the A.I. ranking. It ranks the movies while automatically updating new information every week.
Using Taste search, Maimovie provides a unique system which helps you search for specific results through phrases that are collected from movie reviews and information from various movie databases. You can look for movies with phrases such as “adrenaline pumping movies” or “unexpected plot twist of all time.” The Maimovie application’s database covers movie information from all 540K+ movies and connects you to all 74+ available streaming services.