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1. Boyhood (I) (2014)

R | 165 min | Drama

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99 Metascore

The life of a young man, Mason, from age 5 to age 18.

Writer: Richard Linklater | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke, Elijah Smith

2. Dazed and Confused (1993)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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78 Metascore

The adventures of incoming high school and junior high students on the last day of school, in May of 1976.

Writer: Richard Linklater | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Jason London, Wiley Wiggins, Matthew McConaughey, Rory Cochrane

3. Before Midnight (2013)

R | 109 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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94 Metascore

We meet Jesse and Celine nine years on in Greece. Almost two decades have passed since their first meeting on that train bound for Vienna.

Writers: Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke, Kim Krizan | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick, Ariane Labed

4. Good Will Hunting (1997)

R | 126 min | Drama

8.2
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70 Metascore

Will Hunting, a janitor at MIT, has a gift for mathematics but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life.

Writers: Matt Damon, Ben Affleck | Director: Gus Van Sant | Stars: Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Stellan Skarsgård

5. IMDb: What to Watch (2013– )

Documentary

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IMDb presents movies and TV shows that we think our users will love.

Stars: Keith Simanton, F. Murray Abraham, J.A. Bayona, Daniel Brühl

6. Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)

R | 137 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

8.0
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83 Metascore

The Bride continues her quest of vengeance against her former boss and lover Bill, the reclusive bouncer Budd and the treacherous, one-eyed Elle.

Writers: Quentin Tarantino, Uma Thurman | Director: Quentin Tarantino | Stars: Uma Thurman, David Carradine, Michael Madsen, Daryl Hannah

7. Before Sunrise (1995)

R | 105 min | Drama, Romance

8.1
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77 Metascore

A young man and woman meet on a train in Europe, and wind up spending one evening together in Vienna. Unfortunately, both know that this will probably be their only night together.

Writers: Richard Linklater, Kim Krizan | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Andrea Eckert, Hanno Pöschl

8. Death Proof (2007)

R | 113 min | Action, Thriller

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Two separate sets of voluptuous women are stalked at different times by a scarred stuntman who uses his "death proof" cars to execute his murderous plans.

Writer: Quentin Tarantino | Director: Quentin Tarantino | Stars: Kurt Russell, Zoë Bell, Rosario Dawson, Vanessa Ferlito

9. School of Rock (2003)

PG-13 | 108 min | Comedy, Music

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82 Metascore

A wannabe rock star in need of cash poses as a substitute teacher at a prep school, and tries to turn his class into a rock band.

Writer: Mike White | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Jack Black, Mike White, Joan Cusack, Adam Pascal

10. Before Sunset (2004)

R | 80 min | Drama, Romance

8.1
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90 Metascore

Nine years after Jesse and Celine first met, they encounter each other again on the French leg of Jesse's book tour.

Writers: Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke, Kim Krizan | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Vernon Dobtcheff, Louise Lemoine Torres

11. Spy Kids (2001)

PG | 88 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.4
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71 Metascore

The children of secret-agent parents must save them from danger.

Writer: Robert Rodriguez | Director: Robert Rodriguez | Stars: Alexa PenaVega, Daryl Sabara, Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino

12. Bernie (2011)

PG-13 | 104 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.8
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75 Metascore

In small-town Texas, an affable mortician strikes up a friendship with a wealthy widow, though when she starts to become controlling, he goes to great lengths to separate himself from her grasp.

Writers: Skip Hollandsworth, Richard Linklater | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Jack Black, Shirley MacLaine, Matthew McConaughey, Brady Coleman

13. A Scanner Darkly (2006)

R | 100 min | Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi

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73 Metascore

An undercover cop in a not-too-distant future becomes involved with a dangerous new drug and begins to lose his own identity as a result.

Writers: Philip K. Dick, Richard Linklater | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder, Robert Downey Jr., Rory Cochrane

14. Bad News Bears (2005)

PG-13 | 113 min | Comedy, Family, Sport

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65 Metascore

A grizzled little league coach tries to turn his team of misfits into champs.

Writers: Bill Lancaster, Glenn Ficarra, John Requa | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Billy Bob Thornton, Greg Kinnear, Marcia Gay Harden, Sammi Kane Kraft

15. Clerks. (1994)

R | 92 min | Comedy

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70 Metascore

A day in the lives of two convenience clerks named Dante and Randal as they annoy customers, discuss movies, and play hockey on the store roof.

Writer: Kevin Smith | Director: Kevin Smith | Stars: Brian O'Halloran, Jeff Anderson, Marilyn Ghigliotti, Lisa Spoonhauer

16. Waking Life (2001)

R | 99 min | Animation, Drama

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82 Metascore

A man shuffles through a dream meeting various people and discussing the meanings and purposes of the universe.

Writer: Richard Linklater | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Trevor Jack Brooks, Lorelei Linklater, Wiley Wiggins

17. Fast Food Nation (2006)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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64 Metascore

An ensemble piece examining the health risks involved in the fast food industry and its environmental and social consequences as well.

Writers: Eric Schlosser, Richard Linklater | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Greg Kinnear, Bruce Willis, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Wilmer Valderrama

18. Me and Orson Welles (2008)

PG-13 | 114 min | Drama

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73 Metascore

A teenager is cast in the Mercury Theatre production of "Julius Caesar" directed by a young Orson Welles in 1937.

Writers: Holly Gent Palmo, Robert Kaplow, Vincent Palmo Jr. | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Zac Efron, Claire Danes, Christian McKay, Zoe Kazan

19. Slacker (1991)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama

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69 Metascore

Presents a day in the life in Austin, Texas among its social outcasts and misfits, predominantly the twenty-something set, using a series of linear vignettes. These characters, who in some ... See full summary »

Writer: Richard Linklater | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Richard Linklater, Rudy Basquez, Jean Caffeine, Jan Hockey

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

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

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America's top fake news show.

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

21. The 86th Academy Awards (2014 TV Special)

TV-14 | 214 min

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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences celebrates the year's achievements in film.

Writers: Kristin Gore, Amy Ozols, Jon Macks, Ellen DeGeneres, Alison Balian, Vance DeGeneres, Liz Feldman, Jason Gelles, Mike Gibbons, Alex Herschlag, Kevin Leman, Kevin Nealon, Paula Pell, Lauren Pomerantz, Allison Silverman, Adam Yenser | Director: Hamish Hamilton | Stars: Ellen DeGeneres, Anne Hathaway, Barkhad Abdi, Bradley Cooper

22. The Newton Boys (1998)

PG-13 | 113 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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57 Metascore

The story of the Newton gang, the most successful bank robbers in history, thanks to their good planning and minimal violence.

Writers: Claude Stanush, Richard Linklater, Clark Walker | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Ethan Hawke, Skeet Ulrich, Vincent D'Onofrio

23. Tape (2001)

R | 86 min | Drama

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71 Metascore

Three old high school friends pass the time in a Michigan motel room dissecting the painful memories of their high school years.

Writer: Stephen Belber | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Robert Sean Leonard, Uma Thurman

24. SubUrbia (1996)

R | 121 min | Comedy, Drama

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62 Metascore

A group of suburban teenagers try to support each other through the difficult task of becoming adults.

Writer: Eric Bogosian | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Giovanni Ribisi, Steve Zahn, Jayce Bartok, Amie Carey

25. The Colbert Report (2005– )

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

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Satirist news caster Stephen Colbert provides humorous commentary on the big issues going on in the United States and the rest of the world, with his larger then life ego and overly patriotic spirit along with him every step of the way.

Stars: Stephen Colbert, Jay Katsir, Jon Stewart, Paul Dinello

26. Food, Inc. (2008)

PG | 94 min | Documentary

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80 Metascore

An unflattering look inside America's corporate controlled food industry.

Writers: Robert Kenner, Elise Pearlstein, Kim Roberts | Director: Robert Kenner | Stars: Michael Pollan, Eric Schlosser, Richard Lobb, Vince Edwards

27. Hamlet (2000)

R | 112 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

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70 Metascore

Modern-day New York City adaptation of Shakespeare's immortal story about Hamlet's plight to avenge his father's murder.

Writers: William Shakespeare, Michael Almereyda | Director: Michael Almereyda | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Kyle MacLachlan, Diane Venora, Sam Shepard

28. Side by Side (2012)

Not Rated | 99 min | Documentary

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82 Metascore

The documentary investigates the history, process and workflow of both digital and photochemical film creation.

Writer: Christopher Kenneally | Director: Christopher Kenneally | Stars: Derek Ambrosi, Michael Ballhaus, Andrzej Bartkowiak, Dion Beebe

29. Up to Speed (2012– )

60 min | Biography, Comedy | Active

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Follows tour guide, historian and flâneur Timothy 'Speed' Levitch as he visits the monumentally ignored monuments of America's cities, from the shoe gardens of San Francisco to the luckiest subway grate in New York City.

Creator: Richard Linklater | Stars: Timothy 'Speed' Levitch, John C. McDonnell, Jeff Doucette, Sebastián Gálvez

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

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

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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

31. The Doom Generation (1995)

R | 83 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

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Jordan White and Amy Blue, two troubled teens, pick up an adolescent drifter, Xavier Red. Together, the threesome embark on a sex and violence-filled journey through an America of psychos and quickiemarts.

Writer: Gregg Araki | Director: Gregg Araki | Stars: James Duval, Rose McGowan, Johnathon Schaech, Cress Williams

32. Beavis and Butt-Head Do America (1996)

PG-13 | 81 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

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64 Metascore

The dimwitted teen duo of Beavis and Butt-Head travel across America in search of their stolen television set.

Writers: Mike Judge, Joe Stillman, Brian Mulroney | Directors: Mike Judge, Mike de Seve, Brian Mulroney, Yvette Kaplan | Stars: Mike Judge, Bruce Willis, Demi Moore, Cloris Leachman

33. Entertainment Tonight (1981– )

60 min | News

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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, Mary Hart, Kevin Frazier

34. Synthesizers (2013 Video)

Short, Comedy

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Writer: Shane Valdés | Director: Shane Valdés | Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Butch Walker, Maika Monroe, Elizabeth Mathis

35. The Hottest State (2006)

R | 117 min | Drama, Music, Romance

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45 Metascore

A young actor from Texas tries to make it in New York while struggling in his relationship with a beautiful singer/songwriter.

Writer: Ethan Hawke | Director: Ethan Hawke | Stars: Catalina Sandino Moreno, Laura Linney, Mark Webber, Daniel Ross Owens

36. Computer Chess (2013)

92 min | Comedy

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74 Metascore

A 1980s-set story centered around a man vs. machine chess tournament.

Writer: Andrew Bujalski | Director: Andrew Bujalski | Stars: Kriss Schludermann, Tom Fletcher, Wiley Wiggins, Patrick Riester

37. It's Impossible to Learn to Plow by Reading Books (1988)

85 min | Drama

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Writer: Richard Linklater | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Richard Linklater, James Goodwin, Dan Kratochvil, Linda Finney

38. Larry's Kidney

Comedy | Announced

A writer travels to China to help his cousin find a kidney.

Writer: Daniel Asa Rose | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis

39. Made in Hollywood (2005– )

60 min | Talk-Show

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

40. Come Early Morning (2006)

R | 97 min | Drama, Romance

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64 Metascore

A 30-something southern woman searches for love, despite the burdens she carries with her.

Writer: Joey Lauren Adams | Director: Joey Lauren Adams | Stars: Ashley Judd, Jeffrey Donovan, Tim Blake Nelson, Jason T. Davis

41. The Incredible Mr. Limpet

Animation, Comedy | Announced

Henry Limpet gets more than he bargained for when he makes a wish to become a fish.

Writer: Theodore Pratt | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Josh Gad, Kevin Hart, Jon Hamm, Sarah Silverman

42. The Underneath (1995)

R | 99 min | Crime, Thriller

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69 Metascore

A recovering gambling addict attempts to reconcile with his family and friends but finds trouble and temptation when caught between feelings for his ex-wife and her dangerous hoodlum boyfriend.

Writers: Don Tracy, Steven Soderbergh, Daniel Fuchs | Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: Peter Gallagher, Elisabeth Shue, Alison Elliott, William Fichtner

43. Chelsea Walls (2001)

R | 109 min | Drama

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34 Metascore

This movie tells five stories set in a single day at the famed Chelsea Hotel in New York City, involving an ensemble cast of some 30-35 characters.

Writers: Nicole Burdette, Arthur Rimbaud, Dylan Thomas | Director: Ethan Hawke | Stars: Paz de la Huerta, Vincent D'Onofrio, Bianca Hunter, Kevin Corrigan

44. That's What I'm Talking About

Comedy | Announced

Plot undisclosed. Described as a "spiritual" follow-up to Richard Linklater's 1993 comedy "Dazed and Confused".

Writer: Richard Linklater | Director: Richard Linklater

45. Inning by Inning: A Portrait of a Coach (2008)

106 min | Documentary, Sport

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A profile of University of Texas baseball coach Augie Garrido, the winningest coach in NCAA history.

Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Cathy Clark, Roger Clemens, Augie Garrido, Joe Jamail

46. Liars (A-E)

Comedy, Romance | Announced

A recently dumped woman takes a roadtrip with her girlfriend to President Obama's inauguration; en route, she stops off to see various ex's and retrieve her old stuff.

Writer: Emma Forrest | Director: Richard Linklater

47. $5.15/Hr. (2004 TV Movie)

Comedy, Drama

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An ensemble comedy focused on the bizarre, underpaid employees of Grammaw's Home Cookin'.

Writers: Richard Linklater, Rodney Rothman | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Peter Atherton, Mitch Baker, Johnny Bartee, David Bewley

48. RSO [Registered Sex Offender] (2008)

80 min | Comedy

6.0
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There may be one thing worse than being a sex offender sent to prison: Being a sex offender released from prison. RSO tells the story of one offender's unlikely rehabilitation.

Writer: Bob Byington | Director: Bob Byington | Stars: Gabriel McIver, Kristen Tucker, Kevin Corrigan, Andrew Bujalski

49. Live from Shiva's Dance Floor (2003)

21 min | Short

6.9
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The imcomparable Speed Levitch waxes philosophical about New York City, the Twin Towers, and Buffalo.

Director: Richard Linklater | Star: Timothy 'Speed' Levitch

50. Double Play: James Benning and Richard Linklater (2013)

70 min | Documentary, Biography

7.1
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71 Metascore

In 1985, filmmaker Richard Linklater began a film screening society in Austin, Texas, that aimed to show classic art-house and experimental films to a budding community of cinephiles and ... See full summary »

Writers: Gabe Klinger, Eugenio Renzi | Director: Gabe Klinger | Stars: Sandra Adair, James Benning, Richard Linklater