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1. Starship Troopers (1997)

R | 129 min | Action, Sci-Fi, War

7.2
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51 Metascore

Humans in a fascistic, militaristic future do battle with giant alien bugs in a fight for survival.

Director: Paul Verhoeven | Stars: Casper Van Dien, Denise Richards, Dina Meyer, Jake Busey

Votes: 222,126 | Gross: $54.70M

2. Adventure Time (2010– )

TV-PG | 11 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

8.7
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A human boy named Finn and adoptive brother and best friend Jake the Dog, protect the citizens of the Land of Ooo from foes of various shapes and sizes.

Stars: Jeremy Shada, John DiMaggio, Tom Kenny, Hynden Walch

Votes: 48,359

3. Justice League (2001–2006)

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.6
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Seven of the most formidable heroes form arguably the most powerful team ever.

Stars: Carl Lumbly, George Newbern, Phil LaMarr, Kevin Conroy

Votes: 26,979

4. Quantum Leap (1989–1993)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.1
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Scientist Sam Beckett finds himself trapped in time--"leaping" into the body of a different person in a different time period each week.

Stars: Scott Bakula, Dean Stockwell, Deborah Pratt, Dennis Wolfberg

Votes: 20,319

5. Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010 Video)

PG-13 | 75 min | Animation, Action, Crime

8.1
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There's a mystery afoot in Gotham City, and Batman must go toe-to-toe with a mysterious vigilante, who goes by the name of Red Hood. Subsequently, old wounds reopen and old, once buried memories come into the light.

Director: Brandon Vietti | Stars: Bruce Greenwood, Jensen Ackles, John DiMaggio, Neil Patrick Harris

Votes: 37,942

6. The Outer Limits (1995–2002)

44 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.8
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A modern revival of the classic eponymous 1960s sci-fi horror anthology show. Episodes often have twist-endings and involve aliens. Sometimes, story from one episode continues in a later episode.

Stars: Alex Diakun, Eric Schneider, Garvin Cross, Larry Musser

Votes: 8,688

7. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)

PG | 90 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.0
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66 Metascore

A local scientist is often regarded as a failure until he invents a machine that can make food fall from the sky. But little does he know, that things are about to take a turn for the worst.

Directors: Phil Lord, Christopher Miller | Stars: Anna Faris, Bill Hader, Bruce Campbell, James Caan

Votes: 153,420 | Gross: $124.87M

8. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)

PG | 95 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.5
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59 Metascore

Flint Lockwood now works at The Live Corp Company for his idol Chester V. But he's forced to leave his post when he learns that his most infamous machine is still operational and is churning out menacing food-animal hybrids.

Directors: Cody Cameron, Kris Pearn | Stars: Bill Hader, Anna Faris, Will Forte, Neil Patrick Harris

Votes: 64,809 | Gross: $119.79M

9. Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (2008 TV Mini-Series)

TV-PG | 42 min | Comedy, Musical, Sci-Fi

8.7
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An aspiring supervillain must balance his career and his pursuit of a beautiful do-gooder.

Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Nathan Fillion, Felicia Day, Simon Helberg

Votes: 34,705

10. Batman: The Brave and the Bold (2008–2011)

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

7.3
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An updated animated series centering on the Caped Crusader himself as he partners and deals with his fellow superheroes in the DC Comics universe.

Stars: Diedrich Bader, John DiMaggio, James Arnold Taylor, Dee Bradley Baker

Votes: 5,228

11. The Penguins of Madagascar (2008– )

TV-Y7 | 11 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.7
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The daily adventures of penguins living in New York's Central Park Zoo.

Stars: John DiMaggio, Tom McGrath, Jeff Bennett, James Patrick Stuart

Votes: 12,410

12. Justice League: The New Frontier (2008 Video)

PG-13 | 75 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.0
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In the 1950s, a new generation of superheroes must join forces with the community's active veterans and a hostile US government to fight a menace to Earth.

Director: Dave Bullock | Stars: David Boreanaz, Miguel Ferrer, Neil Patrick Harris, John Heard

Votes: 13,174

13. Spider-Man (2003– )

TV-PG | 21 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.2
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A young man with spider like abilities fights crime as a superhero in New York City while trying to have a normal personal life.

Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering, SuChin Pak

Votes: 3,298

14. Static Shock (2000–2004)

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

7.3
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In the city of Dakota, a teenage boy with electricity based powers, with the help of his inventive friend, fights crime as a superhero.

Stars: Phil LaMarr, Jason Marsden, Kevin Michael Richardson, Michele Morgan

Votes: 3,323

15. Saints Row IV (2013 Video Game)

M | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.1
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Play as your own customized President of United States Of America and fight for an Alien invasion that nobody saw coming.

Director: Keith Arem | Stars: Troy Baker, Kenn Michael, Robin Atkin Downes, Laura Bailey

Votes: 2,060

16. Purple People Eater (1988)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

4.5
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A kid plays the old novelty song "Purple People Eater" and the creature actually appears. The two then proceed to help an elderly couple who are being evicted by their greedy landlord.

Director: Linda Shayne | Stars: Ned Beatty, Shelley Winters, Neil Patrick Harris, Peggy Lipton

Votes: 715

17. Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions (2010 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.8
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An artifact known as the "Tablet of Order and Chaos" is shattered during a brief battle between Spider-Man and Mysterio, causing problems with multiple Marvel realities. Madame Web calls on... See full summary »

Director: Jose Pablo Gonzalez | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Josh Keaton, Dan Gilvezan, Christopher Daniel Barnes

Votes: 732

18. Robot Chicken: DC Comics Special (2012 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 22 min | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.9
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The Robot Chicken DC Comics Special brings you the awesomeness of the DC Comics universe of characters as only Robot Chicken can, with amazing guest stars and the stop-motion sketch comedy you've come to love.

Director: Seth Green | Stars: Abraham Benrubi, Alex Borstein, Nathan Fillion, Megan Fox

Votes: 1,052

19. Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (2008– )
Episode: Act I (2008)

Not Rated | 14 min | Comedy, Musical, Sci-Fi

8.9
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We are introduced to Dr. Horrible who tells us through musical numbers about his plan for world domination, his arch nemesis; Captain Hammer and his long-time crush on the girl from the ... See full summary »

Director: Joss Whedon | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Nathan Fillion, Felicia Day, Simon Helberg

Votes: 693

20. Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (2008– )
Episode: Act II (2008)

Not Rated | 13 min | Comedy, Musical, Sci-Fi

8.9
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Dr. Horrible still tries desperately to get Penny's attention, but unfortunately she seems to be smitten with Captain Hammer. Meanwhile Captain Hammer's true nature begins to reveal itself,... See full summary »

Director: Joss Whedon | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Nathan Fillion, Felicia Day, Simon Helberg

Votes: 623

21. Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (2008– )
Episode: Act III (2008)

Not Rated | 16 min | Comedy, Musical, Sci-Fi

9.0
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With America in a Captain Hammer frenzy Dr. Horrible invents a 'death ray' which he plans to use on the superhero at the unveiling of the new Captain Hammer statue. Penny is torn between ... See full summary »

Director: Joss Whedon | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Nathan Fillion, Felicia Day, Simon Helberg

Votes: 655

22. Adventure Time (2010– )
Episode: Bad Little Boy (2013)

TV-PG | 10 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

8.4
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A return to the gender-swapped world with Fionna and Cake and Marshall Lee the Vampire King.

Director: Larry Leichliter | Stars: Tom Kenny, Olivia Olson, Madeleine Martin, Neil Patrick Harris

Votes: 331

23. The Penguins of Madagascar (2008– )
Episode: Dr. Blowhole's Revenge (2010)

TV-Y7 | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.9
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The penguins' dolphin nemesis, Dr. Blowhole, is out for revenge. After Blowhole takes King Julien hostage, Skipper and gang must rush to rescue their annoying neighbor and stop evil Dr. Blowhole before he destroys the planet.

Director: Bret Haaland | Stars: Jeff Bennett, Jim Cummings, John DiMaggio, Neil Patrick Harris

Votes: 84

24. Adventure Time (2010– )
Episode: Fionna and Cake (2011)

TV-PG | 10 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

8.6
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In a world where all the characters are different genders, the adventurer Fionna gets advice from her cat-friend Cake on her date with Prince Gumball.

Director: Larry Leichliter | Stars: Jeremy Shada, Madeleine Martin, Roz Ryan, Tom Kenny

Votes: 419

25. Spider-Man (2003– )
Episode: Flash Memory (2003)

TV-PG | 21 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.3
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Flash Thompson gets tested by Dr. Zellner that will boost his IQ. However, this is a horrible side effect. Trying to find an antidote, they experiment on Peter, who already has a high IQ.

Director: Sebastian Brodin | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering, Angelle Brooks

Votes: 33

26. The Outer Limits (1995–2002)
Episode: From Within (1996)

45 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.1
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A town gets possessed after a dinosaur skeleton that hides ancient parasites that affect the brain and cause madness is unearthed. The only hope is an immune mentally challenged boy who must learn how to destroy them.

Director: Neill Fearnley | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Christianne Hirt, Patrick Stevenson, Gabrielle Miller

Votes: 129

27. Spider-Man (2003– )
Episode: Head Over Heels (2003)

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.1
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When Peters new lab partner Christina, tries to read his mind with her invention, it damages her brain, causing her to be obsessed with Spider-Man. She will do anything to be with Spider-Man. Nothing will get in her way, not even M.J.

Director: Patrick Carroll | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering, Angelle Brooks

Votes: 38

28. Spider-Man (2003– )
Episode: Heroes and Villains (2003)

TV-PG | 21 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.1
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Spider-Man faces off against Turbo Jet, who steals from the rich and gives to the poor. Things get worse when the public starts to view Turbo Jet as the hero and Spider-Man the villain.

Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering, Edward Asner

Votes: 41

29. Spider-Man (2003– )
Episode: Keeping Secrets (2003)

TV-PG | 21 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.6
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Spider-Man faces Talon, a female thief who has been stealing things around the city. Things get worse when he learns her true identity.

Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering, Edward Asner

Votes: 37

30. Spider-Man (2003– )
Episode: Law of the Jungle (2003)

TV-PG | 21 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.3
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Dr. Connors experiments his reptile serum on himself turning him into The Lizard. Spider-Man must now try to stop his professor from going after Harry, blaming OSCORP for losing his arm.

Director: Sebastian Brodin | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering, Edward Asner

Votes: 34

31. Justice League (2001–2006)
Episode: Legends (2002)

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.6
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Several Leaguers are flung into another dimension populated with Green Lantern's childhood comic book heroes, the Justice Guild.

Director: Dan Riba | Stars: Maria Canals-Barrera, Phil LaMarr, Carl Lumbly, George Newbern

Votes: 256

32. Justice League (2001–2006)
Episode: Legends: Part II (2002)

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.8
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Still trapped in an alternate dimension, the Leaguers help the Justice Guild wage war against the Injustice Guild. But the secret behind this reality threatens to erase them all.

Director: Dan Riba | Stars: Maria Canals-Barrera, Phil LaMarr, Carl Lumbly, Michael Rosenbaum

Votes: 239

33. Batman: The Brave and the Bold (2008–2011)
Episode: Mayhem of the Music Meister! (2009)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

9.0
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The Music Meister uses his ability to control minds in an effort to take over the world.

Director: Ben Jones | Stars: Diedrich Bader, Dee Bradley Baker, Grey Griffin, John DiMaggio

Votes: 244

34. Spider-Man (2003– )
Episode: Mind Games: Part 1 (2003)

TV-PG | 20 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.0
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Spider-Man faces the Gaines Twins, while Pterodax and Silver Sable escape from prison. The mysterious Frank Elson meets Peter Parker.

Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering, Angelle Brooks

Votes: 37

35. Spider-Man (2003– )
Episode: Mind Games: Part 2 (2003)

TV-PG | 20 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.3
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Spider-Man is hypnotized by the mental powers of the Gaines Twins. After Spidey is tricked into harming Indy he throws away his suit and contemplates his future.

Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering, Edward Asner

Votes: 38

36. Static Shock (2000–2004)
Episode: Replay (2001)

TV-Y7 | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.8
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Static's latest nemesis, Replay, can create energy clones of himself. During battle, Sharon becomes suspicious that Virgil and Static are the same and decides to prove her theory correct.

Director: Denys Cowan | Stars: Phil LaMarr, Jason Marsden, Neil Patrick Harris, Kevin Michael Richardson

Votes: 22

37. Quantum Leap (1989–1993)
Episode: Return of the Evil Leaper - October 8, 1956 (1993)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.9
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Sam leaps into a college fraternity and again meets Alia from the Evil Leaper Project.

Director: Harvey S. Laidman | Stars: Scott Bakula, Dean Stockwell, Renée Coleman, Carolyn Seymour

Votes: 120

38. Spider-Man (2003– )
Episode: Royal Scam (2003)

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.6
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Spider-Man is tricked into stealing a valuable technology by the Kingpin.

Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering, Keith David

Votes: 41

39. Spider-Man (2003– )
Episode: Spider-Man Dis-Abled (2003)

TV-PG | 21 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.4
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Peter Parker is covering a press conference where the Mayor of New York City and Tremaine, a visiting Euro-dignitary, are addressing the public. As they leave the event their limousine is ... See full summary »

Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering, Xander Berkeley

Votes: 34

40. Spider-Man (2003– )
Episode: Sword of Shikata (2003)

TV-PG | 21 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.6
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A warrior with a magic sword is hired to capture Spider-Man for a private zoo, but she has other priorities.

Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering, Clancy Brown

Votes: 34

41. Spider-Man (2003– )
Episode: The Party (2003)

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.4
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Peter's friend Max thinks he's finally getting accepted into a fraternity. But when it turns out to be a joke, Max is embarrassed, and runs off getting electrocuted turning him into Electro. Now he wants revenge.

Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering, Ethan Embry

Votes: 46

42. The Penguins of Madagascar (2008– )
Episode: The Penguin Who Loved Me (2015)

TV-Y7 | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.1
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After testing out and falling out of his anti-gravity socks, Kowalski is approached by a platypus named Parker, who asks that he come with him. Kowalski asks for a reason and Parker says he... See full summary »

Stars: Tom McGrath, John DiMaggio, Jeff Bennett, James Patrick Stuart

Votes: 22

43. The Penguins of Madagascar (2008– )
Episode: The Return of the Revenge of Dr. Blowhole (2011)

TV-Y7 | 46 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.1
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Dr. Blowhole, uber nemesis of the Penguins, returns to New York with a plan so diabolical it plays like a symphony of evil.

Stars: Tom McGrath, John DiMaggio, Jeff Bennett, James Patrick Stuart

Votes: 91

44. Spider-Man (2003– )
Episode: Tight Squeeze (2003)

TV-PG | 21 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.9
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3 former KGB agents have a bunch of people hostage. They only want Spider-Man. The only problem is Peter is one of the hostages. He must figure a way to turn into Spider-Man without blowing his cover.

Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering, Susan Blu

Votes: 37

45. Spider-Man (2003– )
Episode: When Sparks Fly (2003)

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.3
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Two teenage boys goof off in an abandoned power plant and stumble into a weakened ELECTRO / formerly MAX DILLON from ?The Party? episode (Ethan Embry). ELECTRO has been hiding in the plant ... See full summary »

Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb, Ian Ziering, Angelle Brooks

Votes: 34