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1. Call This a Cry for Help (2007 Video)

87 min | Comedy, Drama

9.5
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Cole is trying to find himself before the end of the world.

Writers: Tyler Nisbet, Addie Richardson | Director: Tyler Nisbet | Stars: Addie Richardson, Alia Fahey, Phil Stratton, Bec Doyle

Votes: 8

2. Back to the Future: The Game - 30th Anniversary Edition (2015 Video Game)

Adventure

9.0
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Doc needs Marty's help again, but it's not your average walk in Hill Valley's park. With all original voices back this fun point and click adventure follows Marty into time traveling ... See full summary »

Writers: Bob Gale, Andy Hartzell, Michael Stemmle, J.D. Straw, Robert Zemeckis | Directors: Dave Grossman, Dennis Lenart, Eric Parsons, Peter Tsaykel | Stars: Christopher Lloyd, A.J. LoCascio, James Arnold Taylor, Thomas F. Wilson

Votes: 70

3. The Director's Chair (2014– )

45 min | Biography, Talk-Show

9.0
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Director Robert Rodriguez interviews some of the top movie directors.

Stars: Robert Rodriguez, Quentin Tarantino, John Carpenter, Guillermo del Toro

Votes: 365

4. Forrest Gump (1994)

PG-13 | 142 min | Drama, Romance

8.8
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82 Metascore

Forrest Gump, while not intelligent, has accidentally been present at many historic moments, but his true love, Jenny Curran, eludes him.

Writers: Winston Groom, Eric Roth | Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Sally Field

Votes: 1,175,404

5. Looking Back at the Future (2006)

Not Rated | Documentary

8.8
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Director: Doc Crotzer | Stars: Norman Alden, John Bell, Clyde E. Bryan, Neil Canton

Votes: 42

6. Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974–1975)

51 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

8.6
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A newspaper reporter investigates strange supernatural occurrences in Chicago.

Creator: Jeffrey Grant Rice | Stars: Darren McGavin, Simon Oakland, Jack Grinnage, Ruth McDevitt

Votes: 2,454

7. The Art of Beowulf (2008 Video)

2 min | Documentary, Short

8.6
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A look at the costume, set and lighting design envisioned in 3D art in preparation for the filming of the 3D feature length Beowulf.

Stars: Robert Zemeckis, Doug Chiang, Neil Gaiman, Roger Avary

Votes: 5

8. Back to the Future (1985)

PG | 116 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.5
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86 Metascore

A young man is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his friend, Dr. Emmett Brown, and must make sure his high-school-age parents unite in order to save his own existence.

Writers: Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale | Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover

Votes: 688,342

9. The Director's Chair (2014– )
Episode: Robert Zemeckis (2015)

44 min | Biography, Talk-Show

8.5
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Robert Rodriguez interviews Robert Zemeckis to discuss the career that began with an award-winning USC student film that caught the attention of Steven Spielberg, and took off with some of the biggest blockbuster hits of all time.

Director: Robert Rodriguez | Stars: Robert Rodriguez, Robert Zemeckis

Votes: 11

10. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: What's Cookin' (1992)

Not Rated | 28 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

8.5
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Married couple Fred and Erma's restaurant has seen better days. But things change once a stranger walks in, with a rather unique steak recipe...

Writers: William M. Gaines, A L Katz, Gilbert Adler | Director: Gilbert Adler | Stars: Christopher Reeve, Bess Armstrong, Art LaFleur, Meat Loaf

Votes: 439

11. Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 5, Outatime (2011 Video Game)

Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.4
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Marty discovers that Edna has burned down Hill Valley as a result of his actions in 1931. Doc and Marty must prevent Edna from doing whatever she did that resulted in Hill Valley getting destroyed.

Writers: Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale, Andy Hartzell | Director: Dennis Lenart | Stars: A.J. LoCascio, Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, James Arnold Taylor

Votes: 221

12. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: Yellow (1991)

Not Rated | 37 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

8.4
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The year is 1918. During World War I, somewhere in France, it's the 49th day of continuous battle on the front lines. Lieutenant Martin Kalthrob doesn't want to be in the army anymore and ... See full summary »

Writers: Gilbert Adler, A L Katz, Jim Thomas, John Thomas | Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Eric Douglas, Lance Henriksen, Dan Aykroyd

Votes: 501

13. Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 3, Citizen Brown (2011 Video Game)

Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.3
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Marty returns to 1986 only to discover that Hill Valley has been turned into a brainwashed society led by an alternate version of Doc.

Writers: Bob Gale, Andy Hartzell, J.D. Straw, Robert Zemeckis | Director: Eric Parsons | Stars: A.J. LoCascio, Christopher Lloyd, Andrew Chaikin, Rebecca Schweitzer

Votes: 166

14. Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 1, It's About Time (2010 Video Game)

8.2
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Six months after the events in Back to the Future Part III (1990), Marty McFly is adjusting to life without his best friend Doc Brown. As Doc left everything behind, the bank has foreclosed... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale, Michael Stemmle, Andy Hartzell | Director: Dennis Lenart | Stars: A.J. LoCascio, Christopher Lloyd, Andrew Chaikin, Mark Barbolak

Votes: 325

15. Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 2, Get Tannen (2011 Video Game)

Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.2
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In order to prevent the Tannen crime family from taking over Hill Valley, Marty must return to 1931 and get Kid Tannen arrested.

Writers: Bob Gale, Andy Hartzell, Robert Zemeckis | Director: Peter Tsaykel | Stars: A.J. LoCascio, Christopher Lloyd, Andrew Chaikin, Roger Jackson

Votes: 183

16. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: Television Terror (1990)

Not Rated | 21 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

8.2
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A TV shock journalist gives an on-air tour of an eerie haunted house.

Writers: Randall Jahnson, G.J. Pruss | Director: Charlie Picerni | Stars: Morton Downey Jr., Dorothy Parke, Peter Van Norden, John Kassir

Votes: 454

17. Consumed (I) (2014)

21 min | Short, Horror, Mystery

8.1
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Levi falls for Rebecca, an introverted techie. However, this new-found relationship could prove to be too much for Levi to chew.

Writer: Charles Thomas | Director: Dustin Jacobs | Stars: Max Lichtig, Reid Cox, Cody Kennedy, Gerrit Hamilton

Votes: 8

18. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: Abra Cadaver (1991)

Not Rated | 29 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

8.1
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A former potential surgeon sets out to wreak revenge on the brother whose cruel practical joke prevented him from realizing his dream.

Writer: Jim Birge | Director: Stephen Hopkins | Stars: Beau Bridges, Tony Goldwyn, Tom Wright, John Kassir

Votes: 403

19. Amazing Stories (1985–1987)
Episode: Go to the Head of the Class (1986)

PG-13 | 60 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Horror

8.1
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In this hour-long episode, a teenage horror buff (Coffey) is so smitten with a sexy classmate (Masterson) that he helps her use black magic on their loathsome English teacher, with shocking... See full summary »

Writers: Mick Garris, Tom McLoughlin, Bob Gale | Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Christopher Lloyd, Scott Coffey, Mary Stuart Masterson, Tom Bresnahan

Votes: 233

20. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: The New Arrival (1992)

Not Rated | 25 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

8.1
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An abnormally difficult child tests a psychologist.

Writer: Ron Finley | Director: Peter Medak | Stars: David Warner, Joan Severance, Zelda Rubinstein, Twiggy

Votes: 345

21. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)

Not Rated | 25 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

8.0
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Tales of horror based on the gruesome EC horror comics of the 1950s.

Stars: John Kassir, Roy Brocksmith, Miguel Ferrer, Cam Clarke

Votes: 14,551

22. Parker Lewis Can't Lose (1990–1993)

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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For a cool high school kid and his friends, thwarting authority figures and other enemies is not a problem.

Creators: Lon Diamond, Clyde Phillips | Stars: Corin Nemec, Billy Jayne, Troy W. Slaten, Melanie Chartoff

Votes: 3,678

23. Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 4, Double Visions (2011 Video Game)

Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.0
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After escaping from Citizen Plus, Marty and Citizen Brown return to 1931 to prevent Emmett from making the worst mistake of his life.

Writers: Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale, Andy Hartzell | Director: Dave Grossman | Stars: A.J. LoCascio, Christopher Lloyd, Rebecca Schweitzer, Shannon Nicholson

Votes: 150

24. Idle (2003)

10 min | Short

8.0
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Rambling home late one afternoon, Walter is forced to wait at a desolate intersection by two dedicated road workers, Smith and Jones. Although Walter claims he cannot take no for long, Smith and Jones know something Walter does not...

Writer: Megan Peterson | Director: Megan Peterson | Stars: King Stuart, Scott Cain, Nicholas T. King

Votes: 6

25. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: And All Through the House (1989)

Not Rated | 22 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

8.0
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A greedy woman makes the mistake of murdering her husband while an escaped mental patient dressed in a Santa Claus outfit is on the loose.

Writer: Fred Dekker | Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: John Kassir, Mary Ellen Trainor, Larry Drake, Marshall Bell

Votes: 864

26. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: Death of Some Salesmen (1993)

Not Rated | 30 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

8.0
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A conniving con-man posing as a salesman gets more than he bargained for when he comes knocks at the door of the wrong family.

Writers: Gilbert Adler, A L Katz | Director: Gilbert Adler | Stars: Tim Curry, Ed Begley Jr., Yvonne De Carlo, John Kassir

Votes: 369

27. Perversions of Science (1997– )
Episode: Planely Possible (1997)

R | 27 min | Sci-Fi

8.0
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Writers: William M. Gaines, Peter Atkins | Director: Russell Mulcahy | Stars: George Newbern, Vincent Schiavelli, Joyce Brothers, Elizabeth Berkley

Votes: 19

28. Biography (1987– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography

7.9
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The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.

Creator: Agnes Nixon | Stars: Jack Perkins, Peter Graves, Harry Smith, Roddy McDowall

Votes: 1,031

29. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: Cutting Cards (1990)

Not Rated | 20 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

7.9
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Reno and Sam are a pair of hardcore gamblers who don't play for fun, who challenge each other in a sample game of cards and the end result could be deadlier then they could've ever bargained for.

Writers: Walter Hill, Mae Woods | Director: Walter Hill | Stars: Lance Henriksen, Kevin Tighe, John Kassir, Roy Brocksmith

Votes: 571

30. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: Forever Ambergris (1993)

Not Rated | 25 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

7.9
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A jaded, has-been photographer plots the demise of his younger, talented protégé when they go on assignment in Central America.

Writer: Scott Rosenberg | Director: Gary Fleder | Stars: Roger Daltrey, Steve Buscemi, Paul Dooley, Marshall Bell

Votes: 281

31. Back to the Future Part II (1989)

PG | 108 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.8
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57 Metascore

After visiting 2015, Marty McFly must repeat his visit to 1955 to prevent disastrous changes to 1985... without interfering with his first trip.

Writers: Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale | Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Thomas F. Wilson

Votes: 319,539

32. Charlie Rose (1991– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

7.8
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Acclaimed interviewer and broadcast journalist, Charlie Rose, engages the world's newsmakers in one-on-one interviews and discussions.

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

Votes: 555

33. Johnny Bago (1993– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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After a Federal faux pas, small-time mobster John Tenuti flees West across the U.S., pursued by bumbling goons from his Jersey outfit plus his rabid ex-wife, a Fed herself (Rose Abdoo). As ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Dobson, Rose Abdoo, John Edell, Timothy Stack

Votes: 75

34. Back to the Future... The Ride (1991)

Unrated | 4 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Short

7.8
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Sitting in a flying DeLorean, the audience gets rocked when traveling through several times.

Writers: Peter N. Alexander, John Groves | Director: Douglas Trumbull | Stars: Christopher Lloyd, Thomas F. Wilson, David de Vos, Stephanie de Vos

Votes: 1,669

35. AFI's Master Class: The Art of Collaboration (2011– )

TV-PG | Documentary, Talk-Show

7.8
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Stars: Steven Spielberg, John Williams, David O. Russell, Mark Wahlberg

Votes: 20

36. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: People Who Live in Brass Hearses (1993)

Not Rated | 27 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

7.8
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Hot-tempered convict Billy DeLuca gets out of prison after serving a two year sentence. Billy convinces his dim-witted brother Virgil to help him rob a warehouse as a means of getting ... See full summary »

Writer: Scott Nimerfro | Director: Russell Mulcahy | Stars: Bill Paxton, Lainie Kazan, Brad Dourif, Michael Lerner

Votes: 302

37. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: The Ventriloquist's Dummy (1990)

Not Rated | 24 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

7.8
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Amateur ventriloquist Billy Goldman learns that being a ventriloquist might not be the best career for him.

Writers: William M. Gaines, Frank Darabont | Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Don Rickles, Bobcat Goldthwait, John Kassir, Shelley Taylor Morgan

Votes: 471

38. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: Top Billing (1991)

Not Rated | 28 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

7.8
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An unattractive and unlucky actor can't get a role because of his looks. His agent and girlfriend leave him. But he doesn't intend to give up - he wants the role of Hamlet.

Writers: Myles Berkowitz, William M. Gaines | Director: Todd Holland | Stars: Jon Lovitz, Bruce Boxleitner, John Astin, Louise Fletcher

Votes: 378

39. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: Two for the Show (1993)

Not Rated | 27 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

7.8
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A man murders his beautiful younger wife when she threatens to leave him. He then packs her body in a big suitcase and boards a train, where he is stalked by an inquisitive detective.

Writers: Gilbert Adler, A L Katz | Director: Kevin Hooks | Stars: David Paymer, Vincent Spano, Traci Lords, John Kassir

Votes: 243

40. Cast Away (2000)

PG-13 | 143 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.7
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73 Metascore

A FedEx executive must transform himself physically and emotionally to survive a crash landing on a deserted island.

Writer: William Broyles Jr. | Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Paul Sanchez, Lari White

Votes: 375,233

41. Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

PG | 104 min | Animation, Comedy, Crime

7.7
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83 Metascore

A toon hating detective is a cartoon rabbit's only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder.

Writers: Gary K. Wolf, Jeffrey Price, Peter S. Seaman | Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Bob Hoskins, Christopher Lloyd, Joanna Cassidy, Charles Fleischer

Votes: 133,946

42. Tales from the Cryptkeeper (1993–1999)

30 min | Animation, Comedy, Fantasy

7.7
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The popular cult horror comic books from the 1950's are adapted in this modern cartoon anthology series.

Stars: John Kassir, Elizabeth Hanna, David Hemblen, Stuart Stone

Votes: 601

43. Robert Zemeckis on Smoking, Drinking and Drugging in the 20th Century (1999)

TV-14 | Documentary

7.7
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Robert Zemeckis opens up about his unique ability to use telepathy. A skill he acquired from grandmaster Ross.

Writer: Susan Emerling | Director: Robert Zemeckis

Votes: 6

44. Weird Science Whatever (2008)

26 min | Short, Adventure, Fantasy

7.7
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Writer: George Retelas | Directors: Brandon Hunt, George Retelas | Stars: George Retelas, Brandon Hunt, Rachael Ferris, Rudy Solis III

Votes: 36

45. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: You, Murderer (1995)

Not Rated | 27 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

7.7
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Plastic surgery makes a criminal look like Humphrey Bogart.

Writers: William M. Gaines, A L Katz, Gilbert Adler | Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, John Lithgow, Isabella Rossellini, Sherilyn Fenn

Votes: 282

46. The Directors (1997– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography

7.6
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Stars: Harrison Ford, Dave Mann, Tom Hanks, Rod Steiger

Votes: 142

47. The Making of 'The Frighteners' (1998 Video)

269 min | Documentary

7.6
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Writer: Peter Jackson | Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Robert Zemeckis, Jim Fyfe, Trini Alvarado, Peter Jackson

Votes: 201

48. The Origins of Beowulf (2008 Video)

5 min | Documentary, Short

7.6
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Screenwriters Neil Gaiman and Roger Avery discuss how they put back all the stuff the monks 'censored' when they put the first known story to paper in the English language: the poem of Beowulf.

Stars: Neil Gaiman, Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey, Roger Avary

Votes: 5

49. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: Carrion Death (1991)

Not Rated | 27 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

7.6
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A sadistic serial killer has unforeseen complications when pursued by a determined motorcycle cop in a barren desert.

Writer: Steven E. de Souza | Director: Steven E. de Souza | Stars: Kyle MacLachlan, George DelHoyo, John Kassir

Votes: 426

50. Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974–1975)
Episode: Chopper (1975)

51 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

7.6
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Former members of a biker gang from the 50s are being decapitated, and a key witness claims that the murders are being committed by a headless figure on a motorcycle wielding a sword. ... See full summary »

Creator: Jeffrey Grant Rice | Director: Bruce Kessler | Stars: Darren McGavin, Simon Oakland, Larry Linville, Art Metrano

Votes: 139