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1. Metropolis (1927)

Not Rated | 153 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

8.3
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98 Metascore

In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences.

Director: Fritz Lang | Stars: Brigitte Helm, Alfred Abel, Gustav Fröhlich, Rudolf Klein-Rogge

Votes: 118,679 | Gross: $0.03M

2. The Commitments (1991)

R | 118 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.6
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When Jimmy Rabbitte wants to start a band, he has open auditions at his house.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Robert Arkins, Michael Aherne, Angeline Ball, Maria Doyle Kennedy

Votes: 26,900 | Gross: $14.92M

3. Hellraiser (1987)

R | 94 min | Horror, Thriller

7.0
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An unfaithful wife encounters the zombie of her dead lover; demons are pursuing him after he escaped their sadomasochistic underworld.

Director: Clive Barker | Stars: Andrew Robinson, Clare Higgins, Ashley Laurence, Sean Chapman

Votes: 80,324 | Gross: $14.56M

4. Pink Floyd: The Wall (1982)

R | 95 min | Animation, Drama, Fantasy

8.0
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A confined but troubled rock star descends into madness in the midst of his physical and social isolation from everyone.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Bob Geldof, Christine Hargreaves, James Laurenson, Eleanor David

Votes: 62,404

5. Midnight Express (1978)

R | 121 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.7
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Billy Hayes, an American college student, is caught smuggling drugs out of Turkey and thrown into prison.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Brad Davis, Irene Miracle, Bo Hopkins, Paolo Bonacelli

Votes: 56,693 | Gross: $35.00M

6. The Life of David Gale (2003)

R | 130 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.6
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31 Metascore

A man against capital punishment is accused of murdering a fellow activist and is sent to death row.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Kate Winslet, Laura Linney, Cleo King

Votes: 91,791 | Gross: $19.59M

7. Mississippi Burning (1988)

R | 128 min | Crime, Drama, History

7.8
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65 Metascore

Two FBI agents with wildly different styles arrive in Mississippi to investigate the disappearance of some civil rights activists.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Gene Hackman, Willem Dafoe, Frances McDormand, Brad Dourif

Votes: 68,407 | Gross: $34.60M

8. Angel Heart (1987)

R | 113 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

7.3
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Harry Angel is a private investigator. He is hired by a man who calls himself Louis Cyphre to track down a singer called Johnny Favorite. But the investigation takes an unexpected and somber turn.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Mickey Rourke, Robert De Niro, Lisa Bonet, Charlotte Rampling

Votes: 65,587 | Gross: $17.19M

9. St. Trinian's (2007)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Family

5.8
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39 Metascore

In order to save their bankrupt school, a group of troublesome girls stage a robbery with a group of geniuses on their tails.

Directors: Oliver Parker, Barnaby Thompson | Stars: Talulah Riley, Rupert Everett, Gemma Arterton, Jodie Whittaker

Votes: 18,823

10. Dad's Army (2016)

100 min | Comedy, War

5.2
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38 Metascore

The Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard platoon deal with a visiting female journalist and a German spy as World War II draws to its conclusion.

Director: Oliver Parker | Stars: Mark Tandy, Russell Balogh, Andrew Havill, Heinz

Votes: 5,147

11. Fame (1980)

R | 134 min | Drama, Music, Musical

6.6
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A chronicle of the lives of several teenagers who attend a New York high school for students gifted in the performing arts.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Eddie Barth, Irene Cara, Lee Curreri, Laura Dean

Votes: 16,985 | Gross: $0.00M

12. Evita (1996)

PG | 135 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.3
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45 Metascore

The hit musical based on the life of Evita Duarte, a B-picture Argentinian actress who eventually became the wife of Argentinian president Juan Perón, and the most beloved and hated woman in Argentina.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Madonna, Jonathan Pryce, Antonio Banderas, Jimmy Nail

Votes: 29,933 | Gross: $49.99M

13. Angela's Ashes (1999)

R | 145 min | Drama

7.3
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54 Metascore

Based on the best selling autobiography by Irish expat Frank McCourt, Angela's Ashes follows the experiences of young Frankie and his family as they try against all odds to escape the ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Emily Watson, Robert Carlyle, Joe Breen, Ciaran Owens

Votes: 17,561 | Gross: $13.04M

14. Bugsy Malone (1976)

G | 93 min | Comedy, Crime, Family

6.8
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The classic gangster story of Bugsy Malone told with an all-child cast.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Jodie Foster, Scott Baio, Florrie Dugger, John Cassisi

Votes: 12,909

15. Birdy (1984)

R | 120 min | Drama, War

7.3
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After two friends return home from the Vietnam War one becomes mentally unstable and obsesses with becoming a bird.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Matthew Modine, Nicolas Cage, John Harkins, Sandy Baron

Votes: 18,009

16. The Road to Wellville (1994)

R | 118 min | Comedy, Drama

5.7
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A story about the ins and outs of one unusual health facility in the early 20th century, run by the eccentric Dr. Kellogg.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Bridget Fonda, Matthew Broderick, John Cusack

Votes: 10,001 | Gross: $6.51M

17. Charlie Rose (1991– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

7.8
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Charlie Rose interviews noteworthy people in fields including politics and government, business and economics, science and technology, media, sports and the arts.

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

Votes: 657

18. Side by Side (2012)

Not Rated | 99 min | Documentary

7.6
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82 Metascore

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

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

Votes: 11,640 | Gross: $0.03M

19. Melody (1971)

G | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.9
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Two youngsters declare to their parents that they want to get married. Not sometime in the future but as soon as possible. The story is told from the children's point of view.

Director: Waris Hussein | Stars: Mark Lester, Tracy Hyde, Jack Wild, Colin Barrie

Votes: 1,968

20. Shoot the Moon (1982)

R | 124 min | Drama

7.0
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A fifteen year marriage dissolves, leaving both the husband and wife, and their four children, devastated. He's preoccupied with a career and a mistress, she with a career and caring for ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Albert Finney, Diane Keaton, Karen Allen, Peter Weller

Votes: 1,979

21. Come See the Paradise (1990)

R | 138 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.7
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Portraying one of the shadier details of American history, this is the story of Jack McGurn, who comes to Los Angeles in 1936. He gets a job at a movie theatre in Little Tokyo and falls in ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Dennis Quaid, Tamlyn Tomita, Sab Shimono, Shizuko Hoshi

Votes: 2,141 | Gross: $0.85M

22. Arena (1975– )

Documentary

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Wide-ranging arts programme.

Stars: Gavin Millar, Kenneth Tynan, Paul McCartney, Jonathan Miller

Votes: 119

23. Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures (2001)

Not Rated | 142 min | Documentary, Biography

8.0
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The career and life of Stanley Kubrick is explored through pictures, clips from his films, his old home movies, comments from his colleagues and a narration by Tom Cruise.

Director: Jan Harlan | Stars: Katharina Kubrick, Malcolm McDowell, Stanley Kubrick, Barbara Kroner

Votes: 8,670

24. Film '72 (1971– )

30 min | Talk-Show

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The BBC's flagship cinema review television programme featuring reviews of new releases, news items and interviews. The title of the programme changes each year to incorporate the year of broadcast.

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

Votes: 380

25. Timeshift (2002– )

60 min | Documentary

7.1
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Series looking at changes in British society, employing archive footage from the BBC and other sources.

Stars: Veronika Hyks, Tamsin Greig, Andrew Martin, Andrew Collins

Votes: 26

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

26 min | Biography

6.4
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Looks at Hollywood's best or luckiest directors.

Stars: Chris Columbus, Francis Ford Coppola, Andrew Davis, George Lucas

Votes: 65

27. Cinema 3 (1984–2016)

News

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

Votes: 120

28. Omnibus (1967–2003)

Documentary, Biography, Music

8.1
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Arts documentary series with concerts and experimental dramatizations.

Stars: Humphrey Burton, David Collings, Stephen Fry, John Gielgud

Votes: 104

29. The South Bank Show (1978– )

53 min | Documentary

7.1
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Long-running arts series.

Stars: Melvyn Bragg, Ian McKellen, Peter Hall, Lenny Henry

Votes: 91

30. Versus: The Life and Films of Ken Loach (2016)

93 min | Documentary

7.4
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Documentary on the life and times of Ken Loach. His politics in British TV and Cinema and the chaos he has caused the establishment for 50 years.

Director: Louise Osmond | Stars: Ken Loach, Jim Allen, Lesley Ashton, David Bradley

Votes: 184

31. Xposé (2007– )

30 min | Music, News, Talk-Show

3.6
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A daily look at celebrity life in Ireland, Hollywood and beyond - covering all the big home events including the top awards ceremonies, film premieres, rock and pop concerts, fashion shows ... See full summary »

Stars: Aisling O'Loughlin, Karen Koster, Lisa Cannon, Glenda Gilson

Votes: 143

32. The Directors (1997– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography

7.4
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A documentary series focusing on some of cinema's greatest film directors.

Stars: Harrison Ford, Dave Mann, Tom Hanks, Rod Steiger

Votes: 147

33. The Commitments: Looking Back (2004 Video)

47 min | Documentary

8.9
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The band gets back together years later for a one time reunion put on by the one man who train to keep it all together and not let the stardom get to his head the manager one by one he ... See full summary »

Director: Marc Ostrick | Stars: Michael Aherne, Robert Arkins, Dick Clement, Roddy Doyle

Votes: 14

34. The 51st Annual Academy Awards (1979 TV Special)

Documentary

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Director: Marty Pasetta | Stars: Johnny Carson, Néstor Almendros, Lauren Bacall, Warren Beatty

Votes: 138

35. The 100 Greatest Musicals (2003 TV Movie)

270 min | Documentary, Music

4.6
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A countdown of the "100 greatest musicals" of stage and screen, as voted by the UK public through Channel 4's website and readers of The Mail newspaper. Each entry is represented by clips ... See full summary »

Stars: Denise Van Outen, Julie Andrews, Fred Astaire, Scott Baio

Votes: 120

36. Newsnight (1980– )

45 min | News

6.6
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Serious news reports, analysis and no-holds-barred interviews with leading politicians and public figures.

Stars: Kirsty Wark, Jeremy Paxman, Emily Maitlis, Gavin Esler

Votes: 97

37. Pink Floyd: Hey You (1982)

5 min | Short, Music

7.9
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The only songs from the album not used in the film are "Hey You" and "The Show Must Go On". "Hey You" was deleted as Waters and Parker felt the footage was too repetitive (80% of the ... See full summary »

Directors: Alan Parker, Gerald Scarfe | Stars: Bob Geldof, Pink Floyd, Roger Waters

Votes: 8

38. 36 pasos (2006)

98 min | Horror

4.7
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Director: Adrián García Bogliano | Stars: Noelia Balbo, Ines Sbarra, Melisa Fernandez, Ariana Marchioni

Votes: 252

39. The Media Show (1987–1991)

60 min | Documentary

6.0
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Stars: Emma Freud, Muriel Gray, John Hegarty, Judith Williamson

Votes: 9

40. The 100 Greatest Family Films (2005 TV Movie)

301 min | Documentary

6.9
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The top 100 family films, as voted for by the viewers.

Directors: Mark Murray, Helen Spencer | Stars: Bob Hoskins, Robert Abele, Richard Adams, Thelma Adams

Votes: 81

41. The Man Who Married Himself (2010)

13 min | Short, Comedy

7.3
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Oliver has a mid-life crisis, and decides to get married - to himself. This is the story of his relationship, and how he discovers some truths about life and love on the way.

Director: Garrick Lee Hamm | Stars: Richard E. Grant, Warren Clarke, Emilia Fox, Celia Imrie

Votes: 59

42. Bravo Profiles (1994– )

Documentary, Biography

7.7
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Bravo network TV series that profiles creative artists in many fields.

Stars: Tony Roberts, Norman Jewison, Michael Musto, Anthony Hopkins

Votes: 18

43. The Evacuees (1975 TV Movie)

75 min | Drama, War

7.0
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The experiences of two young Jewish boys evacuated from Manchester to Blackpool during the Blitz.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Margery Withers, Ian East, Gary Carp, Aubrey Edwards

Votes: 63

44. After They Were Famous (1999– )

Documentary

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Stars: Matthew Kelly, Mark Lester, Heather Ripley, Jean-Jacques Burnel

Votes: 34

45. The World's Best Sellers: The Fine Art of Separating People from Their Money (1998 TV Movie)

170 min | Documentary

7.0
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Director: Hermann Vaske | Stars: Jon Amiel, Rowan Atkinson, Sandra Bernhard, David Bowie

Votes: 64

46. Comme au cinéma (1998– )

120 min | Comedy, Documentary

5.4
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Stars: Frédéric Lopez, Isabelle Motrot, Daniela Lumbroso, Michel Field

Votes: 23

47. Showbiz Today (1984–2002)

News

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Stars: Deborah Zara Kobylt, Kate Linder, Mel Brooks, Micky Dolenz

Votes: 43

48. The 54th Annual Golden Globe Awards (1997 TV Special)

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Stars: Andre Agassi, Joan Allen, Gillian Anderson, Patricia Arquette

Votes: 17

49. It's Black Entertainment (2002 TV Special)

Documentary, Music

6.8
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Director: Stan Lathan | Stars: Debbie Allen, Carl Anderson, Louis Armstrong, Josephine Baker

Votes: 61

50. Show Jana Krause (2010– )

Talk-Show

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Stars: Jan Kraus, David Kraus, Patrik Vrbovsky, David Koller

Votes: 76