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1. Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | Filming

Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens' advanced and ... See full summary »

Writers: Carter Blanchard, Dean Devlin, Roland Emmerich, James A. Woods, Nicolas Wright | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Jeff Goldblum, Maika Monroe, Liam Hemsworth, Joey King

2. Independence Day (1996)

PG-13 | 145 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.9
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59 Metascore

The aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy Earth. Fighting superior technology, mankind's best weapon is the will to survive.

Writers: Dean Devlin, Roland Emmerich | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Mary McDonnell

Votes: 383,792

3. White House Down (2013)

PG-13 | 131 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.4
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52 Metascore

While on a tour of the White House with his young daughter, a Capitol policeman springs into action to save his child and protect the president from a heavily armed group of paramilitary invaders.

Writer: James Vanderbilt | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jason Clarke

Votes: 142,708

4. Stargate SG-1 (1997–2007)

TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.5
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A secret military team, SG-1, is formed to explore the recently discovered Stargates.

Creators: Jonathan Glassner, Brad Wright | Stars: Richard Dean Anderson, Michael Shanks, Amanda Tapping, Christopher Judge

Votes: 54,718

5. The Patriot (2000)

R | 165 min | Action, Drama, History

7.1
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63 Metascore

Peaceful farmer Benjamin Martin is driven to lead the Colonial Militia during the American Revolution when a sadistic British officer murders his son.

Writer: Robert Rodat | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger, Joely Richardson, Jason Isaacs

Votes: 189,866

6. 2012 (I) (2009)

PG-13 | 158 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

5.8
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49 Metascore

A frustrated writer struggles to keep his family alive when a series of global catastrophes threatens to annihilate mankind.

Writers: Roland Emmerich, Harald Kloser | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: John Cusack, Thandie Newton, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Amanda Peet

Votes: 254,753

7. The Day After Tomorrow (2004)

PG-13 | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.4
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47 Metascore

Jack Hall, paleoclimatologist, must make a daring trek across America to reach his son, trapped in the cross-hairs of a sudden international storm which plunges the planet into a new Ice Age.

Writers: Roland Emmerich, Jeffrey Nachmanoff | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Dennis Quaid, Jake Gyllenhaal, Emmy Rossum, Dash Mihok

Votes: 299,607

8. Stargate (1994)

PG-13 | 121 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.0
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42 Metascore

An interstellar teleportation device, found in Egypt, leads to a planet with humans resembling ancient Egyptians who worship the god Ra.

Writers: Dean Devlin, Roland Emmerich | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Kurt Russell, James Spader, Jaye Davidson, Viveca Lindfors

Votes: 138,890

9. Godzilla (I) (1998)

PG-13 | 139 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.3
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32 Metascore

An enormous, radioactively mutated lizard runs rampant in Manhattan.

Writers: Dean Devlin, Roland Emmerich, Ted Elliott, Terry Rossio | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Jean Reno, Maria Pitillo, Hank Azaria

Votes: 141,903

10. 10,000 BC (2008)

PG-13 | 109 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.0
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34 Metascore

A prehistoric epic that follows a young mammoth hunter's journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe.

Writers: Roland Emmerich, Harald Kloser | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Camilla Belle, Steven Strait, Marco Khan, Cliff Curtis

Votes: 101,539

11. The Thirteenth Floor (1999)

R | 100 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.0
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36 Metascore

Computer scientist Hannon Fuller has discovered something extremely important. He's about to tell the discovery to his colleague, Douglas Hall, but knowing someone is after him, the old man... See full summary »

Writers: Daniel F. Galouye, Josef Rusnak, Ravel Centeno-Rodriguez | Director: Josef Rusnak | Stars: Craig Bierko, Gretchen Mol, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Vincent D'Onofrio

Votes: 46,296

12. Anonymous (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 130 min | Drama, History, Thriller

6.9
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50 Metascore

The theory that it was in fact Edward De Vere, Earl of Oxford, who penned Shakespeare's plays. Set against the backdrop of the succession of Queen Elizabeth I and the Essex rebellion against her.

Writer: John Orloff | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Rhys Ifans, Vanessa Redgrave, David Thewlis, Sebastian Armesto

Votes: 32,284

13. Eight Legged Freaks (2002)

PG-13 | 99 min | Action, Comedy, Horror

5.4
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53 Metascore

A variety of horrible poisonous spiders get exposed to a noxious chemical that causes them to grow to monumental proportions.

Writers: Ellory Elkayem, Randy Kornfield, Jesse Alexander | Director: Ellory Elkayem | Stars: David Arquette, Kari Wuhrer, Scott Terra, Scarlett Johansson

Votes: 40,631

14. Universal Soldier (1992)

R | 102 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

5.9
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35 Metascore

Luc and Scott were killed in Vietnam, but the army has a secret project for reanimating dead people as near-perfect soldiers.

Writers: Richard Rothstein, Christopher Leitch, Dean Devlin | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dolph Lundgren, Ally Walker, Ed O'Ross

Votes: 64,348

15. Stonewall (2015)

Drama | Post-production

A young man's political awakening and coming of age during the days and weeks leading up to the Stonewall Riots.

Writer: Jon Robin Baitz | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Ron Perlman, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Joey King, Jeremy Irvine

16. Independence Day 3

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | Announced

Plot is unknown.

Writers: Dean Devlin, Roland Emmerich, James Vanderbilt | Director: Roland Emmerich

17. Igby Goes Down (2002)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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72 Metascore

A young man's peculiar upbringing renders him unable to competently cope with the struggle of growing up.

Writer: Burr Steers | Director: Burr Steers | Stars: Kieran Culkin, Susan Sarandon, Jeff Goldblum, Claire Danes

Votes: 28,034

18. Trade (I) (2007)

R | 120 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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42 Metascore

Adriana is a 13-year-old girl from Mexico City whose kidnapping by sex traffickers sets in motion a desperate mission by her 17-year-old brother, Jorge, to save her. Trapped and terrified ... See full summary »

Writers: Jose Rivera, Peter Landesman | Director: Marco Kreuzpaintner | Stars: Kevin Kline, Kathleen Gati, Paulina Gaitan, Cesar Ramos

Votes: 14,092

19. The Devil's Violinist (2013)

R | 122 min | Biography, Drama, Musical

6.1
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38 Metascore

The life story of Italian violinist and composer, Niccolò Paganini, who rose to fame as a virtuoso in the early 19th Century.

Writer: Bernard Rose | Director: Bernard Rose | Stars: David Garrett, Jared Harris, Joely Richardson, Christian McKay

Votes: 1,682

20. Entertainment Tonight (1981– )

30 min | News

3.7
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"Entertainment Tonight" is the #1 syndicated entertainment newsmagazine in the world. Launched in 1981, ET is anchored by Mary Hart and Bob Goen. Primary substitute anchors are Jann Carl ... See full summary »

Creator: Alfred Masini | Stars: Mark Steines, Nancy O'Dell, Kevin Frazier, Mary Hart

Votes: 1,313

21. Hell (2011)

R | 89 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.9
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In the not too distant future, people struggle to survive their greatest enemy, the sun.

Writers: Tim Fehlbaum, Oliver Kahl, Thomas Wöbke | Director: Tim Fehlbaum | Stars: Hannah Herzsprung, Lars Eidinger, Stipe Erceg, Lisa Vicari

Votes: 9,767

22. Stargate

Announced

An archaeologist and a group of marines discover a portal to another world.

Writers: James A. Woods, Nicolas Wright | Director: Roland Emmerich

23. Made in Hollywood (2005– )

60 min | Talk-Show

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"MADE IN HOLLYWOOD", is an inventive behind-the-screen entertainment news, headline; magazine-styled series, featuring exclusive celebrity interviews with Hollywood's premiere talent. There... See full summary »

Creator: Cleveland O'Neal III | Stars: Kylie Erica Mar, Julie L. Harkness, Rahsan-Rahsan Lindsay, Patrick Stinson

Votes: 163

24. Moon 44 (1990)

R | 98 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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Year 2038: The mineral resources of the earth are drained, in space there are fights for the last deposits on other planets and satellites. This is the situation when one of the bigger ... See full summary »

Writers: Dean Heyde, Oliver Eberle, Roland Emmerich, P.J. Mitchell | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Michael Paré, Lisa Eichhorn, Dean Devlin, Brian Thompson

Votes: 3,329

25. Coming In (2014)

104 min | Comedy, Romance

5.4
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Notoriously hip Berlin based hairdresser Tom Herzner falls in love with beauty parlor owner Heidi, turning both of their worlds upside down. So far so good. Only one problem: Tom is gay.

Writers: Marco Kreuzpaintner, Jane Ainscough, Christoph Müller, Granz Henman, Thomas Bahmann, Ralf Hertwig, Hans Turner | Director: Marco Kreuzpaintner | Stars: Katja Riemann, Andreja Schneider, Max Felder, David Halina

Votes: 168

26. Godzilla: The Series (1998–2001)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Crime

6.8
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In this direct sequel to 1998 Godzilla movie, Dr. Nico Tatopoulos leads a team, known as H.E.A.T, to battle giant monsters with the help of Godzilla's only living offspring.

Creators: Jeff Kline, Richard Raynis | Stars: Ian Ziering, Malcolm Danare, Rino Romano, Charity James

Votes: 1,246

27. Krabat and the Legend of the Satanic Mill (2008)

120 min | Drama, Fantasy, Thriller

6.2
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A boy learns the black arts from an evil sorcerer.

Writers: Michael Gutmann, Marco Kreuzpaintner, Otfried Preußler | Director: Marco Kreuzpaintner | Stars: David Kross, Christian Redl, Daniel Brühl, Robert Stadlober

Votes: 4,846

28. Up Close with Carrie Keagan (2007– )

Talk-Show

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Creator: Kourosh Taj | Stars: Carrie Keagan, Shark Firestone, Emma Stone, Bradley Cooper

Votes: 109

29. Foundation

Sci-Fi | Announced

A mathematical genius and heretic named Hari Seldon predicts the fall of civilization. 1,000 years later, a mysterious entity begins to over-run the galaxy.

30. Joey (1985)

PG | 79 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror

4.7
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When Joey's dad dies Joey is starting to act strange. He's got psychic powers. He can talk to him on the phone! His red toy telephone! But what he doesn't know is that he is not talking to ... See full summary »

Writers: Roland Emmerich, Hans J. Haller, Thomas Lechner, James Melkonian, Carl Colpaert, Wolfgang Hess | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Joshua Morrell, Eva Kryll, Tammy Shields, Jan Zierold

Votes: 909

32. HBO First Look (1992– )

13 min | Documentary

6.3
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Behind-the-scenes look at upcoming feature films, featuring interview commentary with their casts and crews.

Stars: Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock, Will Smith, Matt Damon

Votes: 287

33. Dark Horse (2012 TV Movie)

Drama, Fantasy

5.4
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He thought his future was in an astrophysics lab. His true calling lies somewhere closer to the White House... See full synopsis »

Writers: Roland Emmerich, Harald Kloser | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Max Thieriot, Gabriella Wilde, Martin Landau, Yaya DaCosta

Votes: 43

34. Ghost Chase (1987)

PG-13 | 85 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

3.8
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In an old Hollywood mansion, the spirit of an old family retainer inhabits an old grandfather clock. When a movie company uses the mansion for a film, the spirit inhabits the body of an ... See full summary »

Writers: Roland Emmerich, Thomas Kubisch, Oliver Eberle, Arne Elsholtz | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Jason Lively, Tim McDaniel, Jill Whitlow, Leonard Lansink

Votes: 510

35. Das Arche Noah Prinzip (1984)

100 min | Sci-Fi

5.1
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Near the end of the 20th century, WMDs (weapons of mass destruction) are retired. However, certain factions plan to use a science space station as a weapon against each other. The astronauts inside will decide the world's fate.

Writer: Roland Emmerich | Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Richy Müller, Franz Buchrieser, Aviva Joel, Matthias Fuchs

Votes: 681

36. The Visitor (1997–1998)

60 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

7.2
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Adam MacArthur disappeared in the Bermuda Triangle 50 years ago. Now he has escaped and has come back to help steer Earth away from a path of destruction. He travels the U.S. helping the ... See full summary »

Creators: Dean Devlin, Roland Emmerich | Stars: John Corbett, Grand L. Bush, Leon Rippy, John Storey

Votes: 300

37. Good Day L.A. (1993– )

180 min | News, Talk-Show

5.9
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Stars: Steve Edwards, Rick Dickert, Maria Quiban, Lisa Breckenridge

Votes: 68

38. The Real History of Science Fiction (2014 TV Mini-Series)

240 min | Documentary

7.7
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The series heads to the very frontiers of space and science to produce the definitive television history of science fiction. The story of one of the liveliest and most stimulating genres in... See full summary »

Stars: Charlie Jane Anders, Mark Gatiss, Dominic Sandbrook, Neil Gaiman

Votes: 199

39. Vito (2011)

93 min | Documentary, Biography

8.2
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The story of Vito Russo, founding father of the gay liberation movement, author of "The Celluloid Closet," and vociferous AIDS activist in the 1980s.

Director: Jeffrey Schwarz | Stars: Phyllis Antonellis, Richard Barrios, Richard Berkowitz, Lenny Bloom

Votes: 325

40. Janela Indiscreta (2010– )

30 min | News

6.6
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A portuguese show where Mario Augusto presents the new films of the week and interviews actors, actresses and directors.

Stars: Mário Augusto, Paulo Branco, Nicolau Breyner, Afonso Pimentel

Votes: 132

41. Cinema 3 (1984– )

News

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Stars: Jaume Figueras, Crisol Tuà, Monts Llussà, Àlex Gorina

Votes: 112

42. Días de cine (1991– )

60 min | News

7.0
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Antonio Gasset hosts this show in which recently released movies and DVDs are thoughtfully discussed, in a documentary-like way.

Stars: Antonio Gasset, Cayetana Guillén Cuervo, Henar Álvarez, Elena S. Sánchez

Votes: 135

43. Coronado (2003)

PG-13 | 88 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

4.5
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An american woman, in search of her fiance', becomes involved in a revolution of a central-american country.

Writers: Volker Engel, Marc Weigert, Claudio Fäh | Director: Claudio Fäh | Stars: Kristin Dattilo, Clayton Rohner, Michael Lowry, John Rhys-Davies

Votes: 1,366

44. Le grand journal de Canal+ (2004– )

60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

6.0
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Stars: Michel Denisot, Jean-Michel Aphatie, Ariane Massenet, Yann Barthes

Votes: 189

45. Wetten, dass..? (1981– )

165 min | Comedy, Game-Show, Music

6.1
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Each show has several celebrities invited who have to bet on different contestant(s) achieving his/her/their goal of performing a stunt. If the celebrities fail to anticipate whether their ... See full summary »

Creator: Frank Elstner | Stars: Thomas Gottschalk, Frank Elstner, Mirjam Weichselbraun, Jessica Schwarz

Votes: 719

46. Hollywood's Best Film Directors (2009–2014)

26 min | Biography

6.2
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Looks at Hollywood's best or luckiest directors.

Creators: Mark Kaplan, Martin Saint Charles, David Freydt | Stars: Chris Columbus, Francis Ford Coppola, Andrew Davis, George Lucas

Votes: 47

47. The Directors (1999– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography

7.6
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Stars: Harrison Ford, Dave Mann, Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep

Votes: 139

48. Eye of the Storm (1991)

R | 98 min | Romance, Thriller

5.1
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At a highway gas station/motel/diner where they live, two young brothers witness their parents murder. The younger brother is blinded in the same incident. Ten years later both brothers are... See full summary »

Writers: Michael Stewart, Yuri Zeltser | Director: Yuri Zeltser | Stars: Adrian Arnold, Lara Flynn Boyle, Bruce Gray, Bradley Gregg

Votes: 345

49. The High Crusade (1994)

100 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

4.9
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Roland Emmerich (Stargate, Independence Day, and Godzilla) brings you John Rhys-Davies in a Monty Pythonesque tale of a band of Crusaders who find themselves in possession of an Alien ship ... See full summary »

Writers: Poul Anderson, Robert G. Brown, Jürgen Egger | Directors: Klaus Knoesel, Holger Neuhäuser | Stars: John Rhys-Davies, Rick Overton, Michael Des Barres, Catherine Punch

Votes: 478

50. Emergence

Sci-Fi | Announced

Plot kept under wraps. Described as an alien invasion story.

Writers: Peter Cilella, Nic Kelman | Director: Roland Emmerich