Top rated bit slow movies that are also worthy of academy award

Check out today’s highest ranked bit slow and worthy of academy award movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are bit slow and worthy of academy award, 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 The Sixth Sense (1999)

Following an unexpected tragedy, a child psychologist named Malcolm Crowe meets an eight year old boy named Cole Sear, who is hiding a dark secret.

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1999-08-06 | Mystery / Thriller

Cast

Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deserving nods
  2. Ranked #1 for
    nuanced portrayal
  3. Ranked #1 for
    totally blown away

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2 Roma (2018)

In 1970s Mexico City, two domestic workers help a mother of four while her husband is away for an extended period of time.

Info

2018-08-25 | Drama

Cast

Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    crisp cinematography
  2. Ranked #1 for
    masterfully executed
  3. Ranked #1 for
    incredibly slow

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3 The Shape of Water (2017)

An other-worldly story, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962, where a mute janitor working at a lab falls in love with an amphibious man being held captive there and devises a plan to help him escape.

Info

2017-12-01 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Sally Hawkins, Doug Jones

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deservedly won Oscars
  2. Ranked #1 for
    good actor
  3. Ranked #2 for
    tour de force

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4 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 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    panoramic shot
  2. Ranked #2 for
    seemingly endless
  3. Ranked #2 for
    relaxed pace

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5 Mystic River (2003)

The lives of three men who were childhood friends are shattered when one of them has a family tragedy.

Info

2003-01-01 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Sean Penn, Tim Robbins

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    poetic justice
  2. Ranked #2 for
    critically acclaimed
  3. Ranked #2 for
    great story

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6 Nomadland (2021)

A woman in her sixties embarks on a journey through the western United States after losing everything in the Great Recession, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.

Info

2021-01-29 | Drama

Cast

Frances McDormand, David Strathairn

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    concurrent
  2. Ranked #2 for
    down to earth
  3. Ranked #2 for
    for self reflection

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7 Manchester by the Sea (2016)

After his older brother passes away, Lee Chandler is forced to return home to care for his 16-year-old nephew. There he is compelled to deal with a tragic past that separated him from his family and the community where he was born and raised.

Info

2016-11-18 | Drama

Cast

Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    morose
  2. Ranked #1 for
    underplayed performance
  3. Ranked #2 for
    deserving nods

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8 Judy (2019)

Winter 1968 and showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in Swinging London to perform a five-week sold-out run at The Talk of the Town. It is 30 years since she shot to global stardom in The Wizard of Oz, but if her voice has weakened, its dramatic intensity has only grown. As she prepares for the show, battles with management, charms musicians and reminisces with friends and adoring fans, her wit and warmth shine through. Even her dreams of love seem undimmed as she embarks on a whirlwind romance with Mickey Deans, her soon-to-be fifth husband.

Info

2019-09-27 | Drama / History

Cast

Renée Zellweger, Rufus Sewell

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    vocal inflection
  2. Ranked #1 for
    stunning performance
  3. Ranked #1 for
    outstanding performance

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9 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)

After an abrupt and violent encounter with a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his ship, a captain of the British Royal Navy begins a chase over two oceans to capture or destroy the enemy, though he must weigh his commitment to duty and ferocious pursuit of glory against the safety of his devoted crew, including the ship's thoughtful surgeon, his best friend.

Info

2003-11-14 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Russell Crowe, Paul Bettany

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    masterly
  2. Ranked #2 for
    evoking
  3. Ranked #2 for
    capturing the flavor

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10 The Irishman (2019)

Pennsylvania, 1956. Frank Sheeran, a war veteran of Irish origin who works as a truck driver, accidentally meets mobster Russell Bufalino. Once Frank becomes his trusted man, Bufalino sends him to Chicago with the task of helping Jimmy Hoffa, a powerful union leader related to organized crime, with whom Frank will maintain a close friendship for nearly twenty years.

Info

2019-11-01 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Robert De Niro, Al Pacino

Rating

rating icon 7.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    masterful story
  2. Ranked #2 for
    absolutely nothing happening
  3. Ranked #2 for
    snoozing

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