Top rated excruciatingly slow movies that are also like a history lesson

Check out today’s highest ranked excruciatingly slow and like a history lesson movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are excruciatingly slow and like a history lesson, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Dauntless: The Battle of Midway (2019)

By June 1942, the Japanese Navy has swept across the Pacific. In an effort to change the course of the war, a United States carrier group is positioned off the coast of Midway, tasked with springing a trap on the enemy. During this pivotal battle, the two-man crew of a U.S. Navy dive bomber is forced to ditch in the sea. Set adrift, the men look towards their comrades for rescue; namely, the ragtag crew of a PBY Catalina, who are sent to search for survivors. Amid the vast openness of the Pacific, with days passing and the chance of rescue fading, the men are forced to face their own mortality.

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2019-09-06 | War / Action

Cast

Judd Nelson, C. Thomas Howell

Rating

rating icon 4.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #27 for
    just plain terrible
  2. Ranked #29 for
    excruciatingly slow
  3. Ranked #35 for
    the worst

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2 Sword of Vengeance (2015)

Returning to his homeland after years of slavery, a Norman prince seeks revenge on his father's murderer – his ruthless uncle, Earl Durant. Gaining the trust of a band of exiled farmers, he leads them into battle against Durant, exploiting them in his inexorable quest for vengeance. As one by one they are slaughtered in the brutal battle, will the prince sacrifice everything an everyone to fulfil his quest for blood?

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2015-06-07 | History

Cast

Stanley Weber, Annabelle Wallis

Rating

rating icon 4.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #24 for
    agonizingly slow
  2. Ranked #42 for
    excruciatingly slow
  3. Ranked #89 for
    real downer

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3 Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot (2020)

King Arthur returns home after fighting the Roman Empire. His illegitimate son has corrupted the throne of Camelot and King Arthur must reunite with the wizard Merlin and the Knights of the Round Table to fight to get back his crown.

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2020-05-28 | Adventure / History

Cast

Richard Short, Joe Egan

Rating

rating icon 5.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    bloody awful
  2. Ranked #16 for
    total waste
  3. Ranked #29 for
    utter waste

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4 Pathfinders: In the Company of Strangers (2011)

Untold and lost history. A true story of the American Pathfinders, the volunteer paratroopers whose deadly mission was to land 30 minutes before the Normandy invasion, locate and mark strategic "drop zones" and set up the top-secret navigation equipment needed to guide the main airborne assault on D-Day.

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2011-01-11 | Action / History

Cast

Christopher Serrone, Michael Conner Humphreys

Rating

rating icon 4.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    seriously flawed
  2. Ranked #12 for
    wooden acting
  3. Ranked #14 for
    truly abysmal

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5 Hammer of the Gods (2013)

Action epic sees a passionate young man transform into a brutal warrior as he travels the unforgiving landscape in search of his long lost brother Hakan The Ferrocious, whose people are relying on him to restore order to their kingdom.

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2013-07-05 | History / Action

Cast

Charlie Bewley, Clive Standen

Rating

rating icon 4.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #35 for
    pointless
  2. Ranked #87 for
    Byzantine
  3. Ranked #98 for
    misconceived

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6 Day of the Siege (2012)

Storyline: In the summer of 1683, 300 000 Ottoman Empire's warriors begin the siege of Vienna. City's fall, will open way to conquer the Europe. The Sept 11 is the day of main battle between Polish cavalry under the King Jan III Sobieski and Turks.

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2012-10-11 | Drama / History

Cast

F. Murray Abraham, Enrico Lo Verso

Rating

rating icon 4.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #75 for
    biblical
  2. Ranked #76 for
    Byzantine
  3. Ranked #98 for
    for Catholic contemplation

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7 Türkler Geliyor: Adaletin Kılıcı (2020)

The period after the Sultan Mehmed II (the Conqueror) conquered Constantinople, moving towards Europe in the fifteenth century , and Sultan Mehmed's determination to spread Islam in Europe by the superb morals of Muslims then.

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2020-01-23 | Action / Drama

Cast

Emre Kıvılcım, Levent Özdilek

Rating

rating icon 1.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #17 for
    absolute rubbish
  2. Ranked #52 for
    complete disaster
  3. Ranked #98 for
    big blunder

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8 Katherine of Alexandria (2014)

The life of Katherine of Alexandria. Constantine joins the Roman army to find his missing childhood friend. Once alerted to his friend's whereabouts, he prepares for an all out war between the East and the West. Contains the last film role of Peter O'Toole, who died before the film was released.

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2014-02-01 | Drama / History

Cast

Nicole Keniheart, Jack Goddard

Rating

rating icon 2.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #21 for
    Byzantine
  2. Ranked #33 for
    totally incomprehensible
  3. Ranked #67 for
    unbelievably awful

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9 The Legion (2020)

Noreno, a half-Roman, is entrusted with the mission of crossing the snowy mountains of Armenia, swarming with Parthian patrols, to seek help for his slowly dying men.

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2020-05-08 | Adventure / History

Cast

Mickey Rourke, Bai Ling

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #14 for
    Byzantine
  2. Ranked #17 for
    lush green scenery
  3. Ranked #27 for
    very distracting voice

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10 Robin Hood: The Rebellion (2018)

With his true love captured by the villainous Sheriff of Nottingham, the legendary Robin Hood and his crew of outlaws execute a daring rescue to save her.

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2018-11-05 | Adventure / History

Cast

Ben Freeman, Brian Blessed

Rating

rating icon 4.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4 for
    shockingly bad
  2. Ranked #6 for
    truly awful
  3. Ranked #7 for
    absolutely abysmal

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