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1. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: And They Were Enemies (2015)

TV-MA | 57 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

9.2
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Vanessa must rely on her strength in order to defeat the demon.

Creator: John Logan | Director: Brian Kirk | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 1,048

2. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: The Nightcomers (2015)

TV-MA | 59 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

9.2
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Vanessa learns how to harness her powers from The Cut-Wife in a flashback.

Creator: John Logan | Director: Brian Kirk | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 1,605

3. The Killers In Connecticut (2012)

90 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

9.0
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The Killers In Connecticut is based on actual events. Two would be robbers follow a woman and her daughter home from the store. After dark they break in and what came next captured the ... See full summary »

Writer: Nick Bailey | Director: Nick Bailey | Stars: Shawn Anthony, Terry McConnaughey, Molly McDermid, Kendra North

Votes: 5

4. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: And Hell Itself My Only Foe (2015)

TV-MA | 56 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

9.0
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Vanessa goes alone to battle Evelyn in order to save Sir Malcolm.

Creator: John Logan | Director: Brian Kirk | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 868

5. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: Possession (2014)

TV-MA | 59 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

9.0
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Vanessa starts having "unnatural" fits and mentions that she is trying to fight the "thing inside me". Malcolm tells Ethan that she might be possessed by "the devil" or "a devil" and wants ... See full summary »

Creator: John Logan | Director: James Hawes | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 1,681

6. Unscripted (2005– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2005)

TV-MA | Comedy, Drama

8.9
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Director: George Clooney | Stars: Krista Allen, Bryan Greenberg, Jennifer Hall, Frank Langella

Votes: 7

7. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: Memento Mori (2015)

TV-MA | 56 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.9
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The Creature unleashes his rage; Sir Malcolm confronts Evelyn.

Creator: John Logan | Director: Kari Skogland | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 904

8. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: Closer Than Sisters (2014)

TV-MA | 54 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.8
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A flashback in the mysterious and dramatic life of Vanessa Ives reveals her bond with Mina Murray-Harker.

Creator: John Logan | Director: Coky Giedroyc | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 1,911

9. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: Glorious Horrors (2015)

TV-MA | 55 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.7
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Sir Malcom receives tragic news; a glorious night turns horrible for Vanessa.

Creator: John Logan | Director: James Hawes | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 852

10. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: Fresh Hell (2015)

TV-MA | 55 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.6
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Sir Malcolm returns to find a new evil hunting Vanessa.

Creator: John Logan | Director: James Hawes | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 1,183

11. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: Grand Guignol (2014)

TV-MA | 56 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.6
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Vanessa, Sir Malcolm, Ethan, Dr. Frankenstein and Sembene explore an empty theater - only to be confronted by their worst nightmares.

Creator: John Logan | Director: James Hawes | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 1,328

12. The Hollow Crown (2012 TV Mini-Series)

Drama, History

8.5
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A mini-series of adaptations of Shakespeare's history plays: Richard II, Henry IV Parts One and Two, and Henry V.

Stars: Jimi James, Simon Russell Beale, Tom Hiddleston, Tom Georgeson

Votes: 2,862

13. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: Evil Spirits in Heavenly Places (2015)

TV-MA | 51 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.5
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Lyle reveals how the story of the Verbis Diablo affects Vanessa.

Creator: John Logan | Director: Damon Thomas | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 853

14. The Hollow Crown (2012– )
Episode: Henry IV, Part 1 (2012)

120 min | Drama, History

8.5
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1403:- Henry IV finds himself facing uprisings from the Welsh chieftain Owen Glendower and impetuous young Harry Hotspur,son of the Duke of Northumberland,angry with the king for not paying... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Eyre, William Shakespeare | Director: Richard Eyre | Stars: Alun Armstrong, Joe Armstrong, John Ashton, Will Attenborough

Votes: 785

15. The Hollow Crown (2012– )
Episode: Henry V (2012)

139 min | Drama, History

8.5
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Hal is now a responsible monarch as Henry V,his rejection of Falstaff hastening the latter's death. Told by courtiers that,through Edward III,he has a claim to the French throne he makes ... See full summary »

Writers: Ben Power, William Shakespeare, Thea Sharrock | Director: Thea Sharrock | Stars: Edward Akrout, Tom Hiddleston, Tom Brooke, Geraldine Chaplin

Votes: 651

16. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: Little Scorpion (2015)

TV-MA | 50 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.5
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Vanessa and Ethan flee London for the Cut-Wife's cottage; a figure from the past resurfaces.

Creator: John Logan | Director: Brian Kirk | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 814

17. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: Séance (2014)

TV-MA | 55 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.5
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Vanessa and Sir Malcolm attend the party at Ferdinand Lyle's home in the hopes of learning more about the the Egyptian hieroglyphs found on the dead creature. Vanessa meets the ever young ... See full summary »

Creator: John Logan | Director: J.A. Bayona | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 1,902

18. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: Verbis Diablo (2015)

TV-MA | 53 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.5
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Ferdinand Lyle reveals Verbis Diablo's disturbing backstory.

Creator: John Logan | Director: James Hawes | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 1,060

19. American Beauty (1999)

R | 122 min | Drama, Romance

8.4
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86 Metascore

A sexually frustrated suburban father has a mid-life crisis after becoming infatuated with his daughter's best friend.

Writer: Alan Ball | Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley

Votes: 783,583

20. The Hollow Crown (2012– )
Episode: Richard II (2012)

149 min | Drama, History

8.3
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Fey,vain and foolish,young Richard initiates his downfall by banishing Henry Bolingbroke and the Earl of Mowbray as a resolution to their feud and then confiscating the lands of his uncle,... See full summary »

Writers: Rupert Goold, Ben Power, William Shakespeare | Director: Rupert Goold | Stars: David Bradley, Richard Bremmer, Daniel Boyd, Peter De Jersey

Votes: 865

21. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: What Death Can Join Together (2014)

TV-MA | 50 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

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Sir Malcolm, Ethan and Sembene follow their vampire lead to a quarantined ship to find Mina only to see her taken away again. Vanessa has a violent sexual escapade with Dorian, where she is... See full summary »

Creator: John Logan | Director: Coky Giedroyc | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 1,233

22. Penny Dreadful (2014– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.2
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Explorer Sir Malcolm Murray, American gunslinger Ethan Chandler, scientist Victor Frankenstein and medium Vanessa Ives unite to combat supernatural threats in Victorian London.

Creator: John Logan | Stars: Josh Hartnett, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Reeve Carney

Votes: 60,738

23. Toast of London (2012– )

30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Steven Toast, an eccentric middle aged actor with a chequered past, spends more time dealing with his problems off stage than performing on it

Stars: Matt Berry, Robert Bathurst, Doon Mackichan, Shazad Latif

Votes: 1,551

24. Semper Fi (2006 Video)

36 min | Documentary, Short

8.2
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Director: Laura Nix | Stars: Jason Alameda, Sam Mendes, Alex Ryabov, Angel Serrano

Votes: 13

25. The Hollow Crown (2012– )
Episode: Henry IV, Part 2 (2012)

121 min | Drama, History

8.2
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As Northumberland swears revenge for his son's death and gathers his allies to fight the ailing king,the Lord Chief Justice,having rebuked Falstaff for being a bad influence on Hal,charges ... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Eyre, William Shakespeare | Director: Richard Eyre | Stars: Alun Armstrong, Will Attenborough, Conrad Asquith, David Bamber

Votes: 564

26. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: Night Work (2014)

TV-MA | 52 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.2
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London 1891. As the police investigate a series of gruesome murders, renowned explorer Sir Malcolm Murray and the strangely beautiful Vanessa Ives know there's something darker at play. In ... See full summary »

Creator: John Logan | Director: J.A. Bayona | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 2,252

27. Background (2006 Video)

31 min | Documentary, Short

8.1
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Director: Laura Nix | Stars: Shane Anglin, Chris Beault, George W. Brooks III, Gabriel Chavez

Votes: 12

28. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: Above the Vaulted Sky (2015)

TV-MA | 57 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.1
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Vanessa, Ethan and Sir Malcolm protect the mansion.

Creator: John Logan | Director: Damon Thomas | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 877

29. Stuart: A Life Backwards (2007 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 92 min | Drama

8.0
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A writer (Cumberbatch) takes a backwards look at the life of his unlikely friend Stuart (Hardy), a homeless alcoholic who experienced a traumatic event in his childhood.

Writer: Alexander Masters | Director: David Attwood | Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hardy, Nicola Duffett, Claire-Louise Cordwell

Votes: 4,496

30. The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2009 TV Special)

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The 66th annual golden globe awards, hosted by Ricky Gervais, 2009.

Writers: Barry Adelman, Ken Shapiro, Jon Macks | Director: Chris Donovan | Stars: Ricky Gervais, Amy Adams, Brooke Adams, Christina Applegate

Votes: 1,043

31. The BAFTA Britannia Awards (2012 TV Special)

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Stars: Rosanna Arquette, Roger Corman, Daniel Craig, Alan Cumming

Votes: 7

32. A Cinematic Life: The Art & Influence of Conrad Hall (2010 Video)

27 min | Short

8.0
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Director: Michael Brosnan | Stars: Byron Levy, Haskell Wexler, Conrad W. Hall, Janusz Kaminski

Votes: 9

33. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: Resurrection (2014)

TV-MA | 47 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.0
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A flashback reveals Victor Frankenstein's motivation for delving into the questions of life and death. Flashbacks also show the history of Victor's "first-born". The Creature was born in a ... See full summary »

Creator: John Logan | Director: Dearbhla Walsh | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 1,535

34. Skyfall (2012)

PG-13 | 143 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

7.8
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81 Metascore

Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. Whilst MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost.

Writers: Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, John Logan | Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, Naomie Harris, Judi Dench

Votes: 498,270

35. 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

36. Cabaret (1993 TV Movie)

106 min | Musical, Drama

7.8
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A straight film of the stage show which as far as I know was only shown once. Young American writer goes to Berlin at a time Nazis were emerging. Meets Sally Bowles at the Kit Kat club... ... See full summary »

Writers: Joe Masteroff, John Van Druten, Christopher Isherwood | Stars: Jane Horrocks, Alan Cumming, Sara Kestelman, George Raistrick

Votes: 149

37. Still Tickin': The Return of A Clockwork Orange (2000 TV Movie)

44 min | Documentary

7.8
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Director: Paul Joyce | Stars: Sam Mendes, Mary Harron, Mark Kermode, William Sutcliffe

Votes: 32

38. Penny Dreadful (2014– )
Episode: Demimonde (2014)

TV-MA | 59 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.8
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Frankenstein consults a hematologist, Professor Abraham Van Helsing, who finds the blood contains an unique property that prevents complete coagulation. He believes it assists in the eating... See full summary »

Creator: John Logan | Director: Dearbhla Walsh | Stars: Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear

Votes: 1,516

39. Road to Perdition (2002)

R | 117 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.7
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72 Metascore

Bonds of loyalty are put to the test when a hitman's son witnesses what his father does for a living.

Writers: Max Allan Collins, Richard Piers Rayner, David Self | Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Tom Hanks, Tyler Hoechlin, Rob Maxey, Liam Aiken

Votes: 193,758

40. Film 2016 (1971– )

30 min | Talk-Show

7.7
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Stars: Danny Leigh, Claudia Winkleman, Jonathan Ross, Barry Norman

Votes: 363

41. Company (1996 TV Movie)

140 min | Musical, Comedy

7.7
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Writer: George Furth | Stars: Adrian Lester, Rebecca Front, Clive Rowe, Clare Burt

Votes: 76

42. The Secrets of Skyfall (2012 TV Short)

10 min | Documentary, Short, Action

7.7
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Stars: Javier Bardem, Barbara Broccoli, Daniel Craig, Judi Dench

Votes: 22

43. The Kite Runner (2007)

PG-13 | 128 min | Drama

7.6
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61 Metascore

After spending years in California, Amir returns to his homeland in Afghanistan to help his old friend Hassan, whose son is in trouble.

Writers: David Benioff, Khaled Hosseini | Director: Marc Forster | Stars: Khalid Abdalla, Ahmad Khan Mahmoodzada, Atossa Leoni, Shaun Toub

Votes: 66,788

44. Everything or Nothing (2012)

98 min | Documentary

7.6
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A history of the James Bond franchise.

Writers: Stevan Riley, Peter Ettedgui | Director: Stevan Riley | Stars: Ken Adam, Maud Adams, John Barry, Shirley Bassey

Votes: 1,598

45. National Theatre Live: King Lear (2014)

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Writer: William Shakespeare | Stars: Matthew Darcy, Saif Al-Warith, Waj Ali, Nathan Ampofo

Votes: 53

46. Toast of London (2012– )
Episode: Global Warming (2015)

23 min | Comedy

7.6
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Annoyed never to have played at the Globe Theatre Steven hesitantly agrees to perform in the controversial director Daz Klondyke's revolutionary new production of 'Twelfth Night' alongside ... See full summary »

Writers: Matt Berry, Arthur Mathews | Director: Michael Cumming | Stars: Sebastian Armesto, Robert Bathurst, Matt Berry, Tony Clark

Votes: 12

47. 2nd Annual Directors Guild of Great Britain DGGB Awards (2005 Video)

7.5
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The 2nd Annual Directors Guild of Great Britain DGGB Awards and Interviews backstage with the recipients, honorees and presenters of the Awards Show 2005. The Lifetime Achievement Award ... See full summary »

Directors: Sian Busby, Josef d'Bache-Kane, Colin Wilson | Stars: Pedro Almodóvar, Simon Russell Beale, Cliff Bestall, Nick Broomfield

Votes: 8

48. Unscripted (2005– )

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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Three young actors try to make it big in Hollywood.

Stars: Krista Allen, Bryan Greenberg, Jennifer Hall, Frank Langella

Votes: 359

49. Revolutionary Road (2008)

R | 119 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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69 Metascore

A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children.

Writers: Justin Haythe, Richard Yates | Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Christopher Fitzgerald, Jonathan Roumie

Votes: 146,935

50. Things We Lost in the Fire (2007)

R | 118 min | Drama

7.2
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63 Metascore

A recent widow invites her husband's troubled best friend to live with her and her two children. As he gradually turns his life around, he helps the family cope and confront their loss.

Writer: Allan Loeb | Director: Susanne Bier | Stars: Halle Berry, Benicio Del Toro, Alison Lohman, David Duchovny

Votes: 23,352