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1. Louie (2010– )
Episode: In the Woods: Part 2 (2014)

TV-MA | Comedy, Drama

9.4
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Young Louie's drug problem begins to escalate, and he must eventually face the consequences of his actions.

Creator: Louis C.K. | Director: Louis C.K. | Stars: Louis C.K., Jeremy Renner, F. Murray Abraham, Devin Druid

Votes: 726

2. A World for Inclusion (2008)

20 min | Documentary, Short

9.0
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The 2006 UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, in particular article 24 on education. Using footage from schools in Kenya, Finland and Turkey, it addresses the situation... See full summary »

Writers: David Atrakchi, Jill Van Den Brule | Director: David Atrakchi | Stars: David Atrakchi, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Mine Narin, Victor Pineda

Votes: 18

3. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (1996– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

8.9
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America's top fake news show.

Creators: Lizz Winstead, Madeleine Smithberg | Stars: Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, John Oliver, Craig Kilborn

Votes: 24,888

4. Inside the Actors Studio (1994– )

65 min | Talk-Show

8.8
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Famous actors, directors and writers reminisce about their careers and the philosophy behind their careers.

Stars: James Lipton, Bradley Cooper, Ellen Burstyn, Dave Chappelle

Votes: 3,834

5. One Armed Man (2014)

27 min | Short, Drama

8.8
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A wealthy cotton gin executive is confronted by a disgruntled former employee demanding the return of an arm lost in the gin's machinery.

Writer: Horton Foote | Director: Tim Guinee | Stars: Charles Haid, Carson Kinney, Terry Kinney, John Magaro

Votes: 33

6. Louie (2010– )

TV-MA | 22 min | Comedy, Drama

8.7
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The life of Louis CK, a divorced comedian with two kids living in New York.

Creator: Louis C.K. | Stars: Louis C.K., Hadley Delany, Ursula Parker, Pamela Adlon

Votes: 48,243

7. Back Beyond (2013 Video)

20 min | Short

8.7
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A montage of unused scenes, shots and takes from Paul Thomas Anderson's 'The Master'.

Writer: Paul Thomas Anderson | Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Stars: Amy Adams, Laura Dern, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rami Malek

Votes: 238

8. The 57th Annual Tony Awards (2003 TV Special)

Music

8.6
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Writer: Jonathan Tolins | Director: Glenn Weiss | Stars: Hugh Jackman, Edward Albee, Jason Alexander, Eric B. Anthony

Votes: 119

9. Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993–2009)

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

8.5
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Conan O'Brien, a Harvard Lampoon alumnus, hosts this late-night comedy/talk-show which is often silly and whimsical.

Stars: Conan O'Brien, Andy Richter, Joel Godard, Max Weinberg

Votes: 10,725

10. Liberty! The American Revolution (1997 TV Mini-Series)

360 min | History, War

8.4
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Six-hour documentary on the American Revolution, from the passage of the Stamp Act (1765) through the ratification of the United States Constitution and Bill of Rights (1789). In addition ... See full summary »

Stars: Jane Adams, Peter Donaldson, Colm Feore, Victor Garber

Votes: 257

11. The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005–2015)

TV-14 | 40 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

8.3
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Making a satire out of the entire Late Night Show concept Scotsman Craig Ferguson hosts his show with a robot skeleton and a "horse" as his sidekicks. The show features the stereotypical parts of a Late Show, but all in their own, raw way.

Stars: Craig Ferguson, Shadoe Stevens, Josh Robert Thompson, Joseph Bolter

Votes: 7,936

12. The Big Lebowski (1998)

R | 117 min | Comedy, Crime

8.2
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69 Metascore

"The Dude" Lebowski, mistaken for a millionaire Lebowski, seeks restitution for his ruined rug and enlists his bowling buddies to help get it.

Writers: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen | Directors: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen | Stars: Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Julianne Moore, Steve Buscemi

Votes: 472,534

13. Mary and Max (2009)

Not Rated | 92 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

8.2
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A tale of friendship between two unlikely pen pals: Mary, a lonely, eight-year-old girl living in the suburbs of Melbourne, and Max, a forty-four-year old, severely obese man living in New York.

Writer: Adam Elliot | Director: Adam Elliot | Stars: Toni Collette, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Eric Bana, Barry Humphries

Votes: 102,352

14. Magnolia (1999)

R | 188 min | Drama

8.0
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77 Metascore

An epic mosaic of interrelated characters in search of love, forgiveness, and meaning in the San Fernando Valley.

Writer: Paul Thomas Anderson | Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Stars: Tom Cruise, Jason Robards, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Votes: 226,864

15. Scent of a Woman (1992)

R | 156 min | Drama

8.0
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59 Metascore

A prep school student needing money agrees to "babysit" a blind man, but the job is not at all what he anticipated.

Writers: Giovanni Arpino, Bo Goldman, Ruggero Maccari, Dino Risi | Director: Martin Brest | Stars: Al Pacino, Chris O'Donnell, James Rebhorn, Gabrielle Anwar

Votes: 178,316

16. The 81st Annual Academy Awards (2009 TV Special)

TV-14 | 210 min

8.0
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Annual awards presentation honoring the best film achievements of 2008.

Writers: Jon Macks, Jenny Bicks, Bill Condon, John Hoffman, Phil Alden Robinson, Bruce Vilanch, Dan Harmon, Rob Schrab, Ben Schwartz, Joel Stein, Baz Luhrmann, Craig Pearce, Robert Cohen | Directors: Roger Goodman, Allen P. Haines | Stars: Hugh Jackman, Amy Adams, Jennifer Aniston, Alan Arkin

Votes: 1,870

17. The Fifteen Minute Hamlet (1995)

22 min | Comedy, Short

8.0
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Shakespeare films Hamlet on a single reel then, after an initial screening, edits it down to the bare bones.

Writers: Tom Stoppard, Michael Goldberg, Todd Louiso, Ethan Tucker | Director: Todd Louiso | Stars: Austin Pendleton, Ernest Perry Jr., Philip Seymour Hoffman, Angie Phillips

Votes: 175

18. Boogie Nights (1997)

R | 155 min | Drama

7.9
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85 Metascore

The story of a young man's adventures in the Californian pornography industry of the late 1970s and early 1980s.

Writer: Paul Thomas Anderson | Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Julianne Moore, Burt Reynolds, Luis Guzmán

Votes: 173,121

19. Almost Famous (2000)

R | 122 min | Drama, Music, Romance

7.9
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90 Metascore

A high-school boy is given the chance to write a story for Rolling Stone Magazine about an up-and-coming rock band as he accompanies it on their concert tour.

Writer: Cameron Crowe | Director: Cameron Crowe | Stars: Billy Crudup, Patrick Fugit, Kate Hudson, Frances McDormand

Votes: 190,804

20. I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale (2009)

39 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

7.9
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A portrait of the acting craft of John Cazale and a tour through the movies that defined a generation.

Director: Richard Shepard | Stars: John Cazale, Steve Buscemi, Sam Rockwell, Al Pacino

Votes: 1,238

21. Jambareeqi Reviews (2012– )

Animation

7.9
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An animation graduate reviews animated movies.

Stars: Jambareeqi, Zephon Thompson, Cheng-fan, Sean Harbison

Votes: 14

22. Liberty! The American Revolution (1997– )
Episode: Blows Must Decide: 1774-1776 (1997)

40 min | History, War

7.9
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Writer: Ronald Blumer | Directors: Ellen Hovde, Muffie Meyer | Stars: Jane Adams, Philip Bosco, JD Cullum, Peter Donaldson

Votes: 8

23. Happiness (1998)

134 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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81 Metascore

The lives of many individuals connected by the desire for happiness, often from sources usually considered dark or evil.

Writer: Todd Solondz | Director: Todd Solondz | Stars: Jane Adams, Jon Lovitz, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Dylan Baker

Votes: 52,108

24. 12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2006 TV Special)

120 min

7.8
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Writer: Stephen Pouliot | Director: Alan Carter | Stars: Amy Adams, Don Adams, Mason Adams, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

Votes: 67

25. Directed by Sidney Lumet: How the Devil Was Made (2008 Video)

24 min | Documentary, Short

7.8
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Writer: Dan Kavanaugh | Director: Dan Kavanaugh | Stars: Michael Cerenzie, Ethan Hawke, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Brian Linse

Votes: 24

26. HBO First Look (1992– )
Episode: Charlie Wilson's War (2007)

Documentary

7.8
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Stars: Tom Hanks, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Mike Nichols, Julia Roberts

Votes: 12

27. Liberty! The American Revolution (1997– )
Episode: The Reluctant Revolutionaries: 1763-1774 (1997)

40 min | History, War

7.8
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Writer: Ronald Blumer | Directors: Ellen Hovde, Muffie Meyer | Stars: Jane Adams, Philip Bosco, John Ellison Conlee, JD Cullum

Votes: 9

28. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: The Violence of Summer (1991)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Stone temporarily dismisses rape charges against three defendants because the victim's testimony has too many holes. Greevey and Logan's subsequent reinvestigation uncovers a possible fourth assailant.

Creator: Dick Wolf | Director: Don Scardino | Stars: George Dzundza, Chris Noth, Dann Florek, Michael Moriarty

Votes: 137

29. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)

PG-13 | 146 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.7
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75 Metascore

Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark become targets of the Capitol after their victory in the 74th Hunger Games sparks a rebellion in the Districts of Panem.

Writers: Simon Beaufoy, Michael Arndt, Suzanne Collins | Director: Francis Lawrence | Stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Votes: 434,627

30. 25th Hour (2002)

R | 135 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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67 Metascore

Cornered by the DEA, convicted New York drug dealer Montgomery Brogan reevaluates his life in the 24 remaining hours before facing a seven-year jail term.

Writer: David Benioff | Director: Spike Lee | Stars: Edward Norton, Barry Pepper, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rosario Dawson

Votes: 142,027

31. Charlie Rose (1991– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

7.7
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Stars: Charlie Rose, Mark Halperin, Al Hunt, Thomas Friedman

Votes: 522

32. Moneyball (2011)

PG-13 | 133 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.6
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87 Metascore

Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to assemble a baseball team on a lean budget by employing computer-generated analysis to acquire new players.

Writers: Steven Zaillian, Aaron Sorkin, Stan Chervin, Michael Lewis | Director: Bennett Miller | Stars: Brad Pitt, Robin Wright, Jonah Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Votes: 262,508

33. Film 2015 (1971– )

30 min | Talk-Show

7.6
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Stars: Jonathan Ross, Danny Leigh, Claudia Winkleman, Barry Norman

Votes: 361

34. Mattress Man Commercial (2003 Video)

1 min | Short, Comedy

7.6
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Paul Thomas Anderson spoofs the famous 1980's Mattress Man commercial outtake using Dean Trumbell, the character played by Philip Seymour Hoffman in Anderson's Punch Drunk Love, and he ... See full summary »

Writer: Paul Thomas Anderson | Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Stars: Philip Seymour Hoffman, David H. Stevens, Jimmy Stevens, Nathan Stevens

Votes: 1,083

35. The Directors (1999– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography

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

Votes: 139

36. Inside the Actors Studio (1994– )
Episode: Episode #6.9 (2000)

Talk-Show

7.6
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Interviewee: Philip Seymour Hoffman

Stars: James Lipton, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Votes: 7

37. Liberty! The American Revolution (1997– )
Episode: Oh, Fatal Ambition: 1777-1778 (1997)

40 min | History, War

7.6
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Writer: Ronald Blumer | Directors: Ellen Hovde, Muffie Meyer | Stars: Jane Adams, Andreas Beckett, Philip Bosco, JD Cullum

Votes: 10

38. Doubt (I) (2008)

PG-13 | 104 min | Drama, Mystery

7.5
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68 Metascore

A Catholic school principal questions a priest's ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student.

Writer: John Patrick Shanley | Director: John Patrick Shanley | Stars: Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams, Viola Davis

Votes: 92,843

39. Arthur (1996– )

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.5
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Based on the books by Marc Brown, these are the adventures of Arthur, an 8-year-old aardvark, and his family and friends as they grow up and learn how to be good neighbors to one another.

Stars: J.T. Turner, Melissa Altro, Daniel Brochu, Bruce Dinsmore

Votes: 7,533

40. Empire Falls (2005– )

TV-14 | 197 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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A decaying New England town is the backdrop for its unique citizens, lead by unassuming restaurant manager Miles Roby.

Stars: Ed Harris, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Helen Hunt, Paul Newman

Votes: 4,256

41. The Oscars (2013 TV Special)

TV-14 | 215 min

7.5
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Seth MacFarlane hosts the Acadamy Awards.

Writers: Leslie Dixon, Jon Macks, Matt Roberts, Jesse Joyce, Seth MacFarlane, Billy Martin, Patrick Meighan, Julius Sharpe, Danny Smith, Alec Sulkin, John Viener | Director: Don Mischer | Stars: Seth MacFarlane, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, William Shatner, Jennifer Lawrence

Votes: 2,459

42. Pirate Radio (2009)

R | 117 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.4
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58 Metascore

A period comedy about an illegal radio station in the North Sea in the 1960s.

Writer: Richard Curtis | Director: Richard Curtis | Stars: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Bill Nighy, Nick Frost, Michael Hadley

Votes: 85,256

43. Capote (2005)

R | 114 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.4
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88 Metascore

In 1959, Truman Capote learns of the murder of a Kansas family and decides to write a book about the case. While researching for his novel In Cold Blood, Capote forms a relationship with one of the killers, Perry Smith, who is on death row.

Writers: Dan Futterman, Gerald Clarke | Director: Bennett Miller | Stars: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Clifton Collins Jr., Catherine Keener, Allie Mickelson

Votes: 91,220

44. Synecdoche, New York (2008)

R | 124 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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67 Metascore

A theatre director struggles with his work, and the women in his life, as he creates a life-size replica of New York City inside a warehouse as part of his new play.

Writer: Charlie Kaufman | Director: Charlie Kaufman | Stars: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Samantha Morton, Michelle Williams, Catherine Keener

Votes: 48,214

45. Nobody's Fool (1994)

R | 110 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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Sully is a rascally ne'er-do-well approaching retirement age. While he is pressing a worker's compensation suit for a bad knee, he secretly works for his nemesis, Carl, and flirts with ... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Russo, Robert Benton | Director: Robert Benton | Stars: Paul Newman, Bruce Willis, Jessica Tandy, Melanie Griffith

Votes: 14,340

46. That Moment: Magnolia Diary (2000 Video)

73 min | Documentary, Drama

7.4
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A very in-depth documentary that follows the very over-worked director Paul Thomas Anderson through a gruelling 80+ days of shooting for the film Magnolia (1999). Very funny behind the ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Rance | Stars: Paul Thomas Anderson, Fiona Apple, William Arnold, Bobby Brewer

Votes: 269

47. The 2009 Independent Spirit Awards (2009 TV Special)

7.4
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Writers: Billy Kimball, Neil MacLennan | Director: Chris Donovan | Stars: Jessica Alba, Christina Applegate, Darren Aronofsky, Alec Baldwin

Votes: 16

48. The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

R | 139 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.3
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76 Metascore

In late 1950s New York, Tom Ripley, a young underachiever, is sent to Italy to retrieve a rich and spoiled millionaire playboy, named Dickie Greenleaf. But when the errand fails, Ripley takes extreme measures.

Writers: Patricia Highsmith, Anthony Minghella | Director: Anthony Minghella | Stars: Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law, Cate Blanchett

Votes: 125,759

49. Punch-Drunk Love (2002)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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78 Metascore

A psychologically troubled novelty supplier is nudged towards a romance with an English woman, all the while being extorted by a phone-sex line run by a crooked mattress salesman, and purchasing stunning amounts of pudding.

Writer: Paul Thomas Anderson | Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Stars: Adam Sandler, Emily Watson, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jason Andrews

Votes: 99,953

50. Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007)

R | 117 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.3
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84 Metascore

When two brothers organize the robbery of their parents' jewelry store the job goes horribly wrong, triggering a series of events that sends them, their father and one brother's wife hurtling towards a shattering climax.

Writer: Kelly Masterson | Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Ethan Hawke, Albert Finney, Marisa Tomei

Votes: 78,202