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Top rated bit slow movies that are also thoughtful and intelligent

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and thoughtful and intelligent movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are bit slow and thoughtful and intelligent, 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 Oct 21 2020

1 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.

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2019-10-11 | Drama / History

Cast

Timothée Chalamet, Joel Edgerton

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    more accurate
  2. Ranked #1 for
    excellently portrayal
  3. Ranked #1 for
    beautifully put together

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2 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 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly touching
  2. Ranked #1 for
    slow tempo
  3. Ranked #1 for
    relaxed pace

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3 The Place Beyond the Pines (2013)

A motorcycle stunt rider considers committing a crime in order to provide for his wife and child, an act that puts him on a collision course with a cop-turned-politician.

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2013-03-14 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Bradley Cooper, Eva Mendes

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    picking up pace
  2. Ranked #1 for
    impelling and reinforcing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    stretching beyond

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4 Her (2013)

In the not so distant future, Theodore, a lonely writer purchases a newly developed operating system designed to meet the user's every needs. To Theodore's surprise, a romantic relationship develops between him and his operating system. This unconventional love story blends science fiction and romance in a sweet tale that explores the nature of love and the ways that technology isolates and connects us all.

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2013-12-18 | Romance / Science Fiction

Cast

Joaquin Phoenix, Scarlett Johansson

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    intangible idea
  2. Ranked #1 for
    director with uncanny ability
  3. Ranked #1 for
    for self reflection

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5 The Hateful Eight (2015)

Bounty hunters seek shelter from a raging blizzard and get caught up in a plot of betrayal and deception.

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2015-12-25 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    very talky
  2. Ranked #1 for
    signature style directing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    heavy dialogue

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6 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 #4 for
    wholly unique cast
  2. Ranked #7 for
    highly original
  3. Ranked #9 for
    existential theme

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7 The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting skills to work for an amoral warden. During his long stretch in prison, Dufresne comes to be admired by the other inmates -- including an older prisoner named Red -- for his integrity and unquenchable sense of hope.

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1994-09-23 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman

Rating

rating icon 8.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    excellent acting
  2. Ranked #1 for
    pure perfection
  3. Ranked #1 for
    virtually flawless

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8 Seven Pounds (2008)

An IRS agent with a fateful secret embarks on an extraordinary journey of redemption by forever changing the lives of seven strangers.

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2008-12-18 | Drama

Cast

Will Smith, Rosario Dawson

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    out of breath
  2. Ranked #1 for
    highly emotional
  3. Ranked #1 for
    leaving wonders

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9 Disobedience (2017)

A woman learns about the death of her Orthodox Jewish father, a rabbi. She returns home and has romantic feelings rekindled for her best childhood friend, who is now married to her cousin.

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2017-09-10 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Rachel Weisz, Rachel McAdams

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    blindsided
  2. Ranked #3 for
    strictly religious
  3. Ranked #6 for
    recalcitrant character

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10 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
    almost hypnotic
  2. Ranked #1 for
    elaborately staged
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most puzzling

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