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1. Boyhood (I) (2014)

R | 165 min | Drama

8.4
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100 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. Creation of the Universe (1985 TV Movie)

92 min | Documentary

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Writer: Timothy Ferris | Stars: Timothy Ferris, Murray Gell-Mann, Stephen Hawking

3. 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

4. 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

5. Independent Lens (1999– )

Documentary

8.1
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Different celebrity host present a new independent documentary.

Stars: America Ferrera, Terrence Howard, Stanley Tucci, Mary-Louise Parker

6. 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

7. Waking Life (2001)

R | 99 min | Animation, Drama

7.8
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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

8. Dazed and Confused (1993)

R | 102 min | Comedy

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

9. King (1978 TV Mini-Series)

271 min | Biography, Drama

7.7
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The story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., stretching from his days as a Southern Baptist minister up to his assassination in Memphis in 1968.

Stars: Paul Winfield, Cicely Tyson, Tony Bennett, Roscoe Lee Browne

10. Up to Speed (2012– )

60 min | Biography, Comedy | Active

7.6
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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

11. American Playhouse (1981– )

Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Stars: Robert Minkoff, Deanna Dunagan, Sada Thompson, Elizabeth Franz

12. American Playhouse (1981– )
Episode: The Hollow Boy (1991)

55 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Writers: Hortense Calisher, Jay Neugeboren | Director: Noel Black | Stars: Alexis Arquette, Craig Boccia, Kathleen Chalfant, George Dickerson

13. Elvis and Anabelle (2007)

PG-13 | 106 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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Groomed by her overly ambitious mother, Anabelle is on the road to winning the Miss Texas Rose tiara when she dies tragically during a pageant. Her death lands her on the embalming table of... See full summary »

Writer: Will Geiger | Director: Will Geiger | Stars: Max Minghella, Blake Lively, Joe Mantegna, Mary Steenburgen

14. Tape (2001)

R | 86 min | Drama

7.3
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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

15. $5.15/Hr. (2004 TV Movie)

Comedy, Drama

7.2
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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

16. Anatomy of a Scene (2001– )

30 min | Documentary

7.2
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This monthly series examines the creation of a scene from a new feature film from the point of view of the director and other key collaborators.

Stars: Edward Burns, James Lyons, Craig Armstrong, Juan Ruiz Anchía

17. School of Rock (2003)

PG-13 | 108 min | Comedy, Music

7.1
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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

18. A Scanner Darkly (2006)

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

7.1
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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

19. Desert Hearts (1985)

R | 96 min | Drama, Romance

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It is 1950s Nevada, and Professor Vivian Bell arrives to get a divorce. She's unsatisfied with her marriage, and feels out of place at the ranch she stays on, she finds herself increasingly... See full summary »

Writers: Jane Rule, Natalie Cooper | Director: Donna Deitch | Stars: Helen Shaver, Patricia Charbonneau, Audra Lindley, Andra Akers

20. What Happened to Kerouac? (1986)

96 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.0
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Writer: Jack Kerouac | Directors: Richard Lerner, Lewis MacAdams | Stars: Gregory Corso, Jan Kerouac, Herbert Huncke, Fran Landesman

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

70 min | Documentary, Biography

6.9
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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

22. 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

23. Me and Orson Welles (2008)

PG-13 | 114 min | Drama

6.8
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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: Robert Kaplow, Holly Gent Palmo, Vincent Palmo Jr. | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Zac Efron, Claire Danes, Christian McKay, Zoe Kazan

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

21 min | Short

6.8
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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

25. SubUrbia (1996)

R | 121 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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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

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

106 min | Documentary, Sport

6.7
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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

27. Shepard & Dark (2012)

92 min | Documentary, Drama

6.7
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66 Metascore

Shepard & Dark is the remarkable story of a friendship in letters.

Director: Treva Wurmfeld | Stars: Johnny Dark, Sam Shepard

28. Sushi: The Global Catch (2012)

Not Rated | 75 min | Documentary, History, News

6.6
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57 Metascore

From humble beginnings as a simple food sold by Japanese street vendors, sushi has exploded into an international phenomenon in the past 30 years. SUSHI: THE GLOBAL CATCH is a ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Hall

29. Everything Must Go (2010)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama

6.5
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65 Metascore

When an alcoholic relapses, causing him to lose his wife and his job, he holds a yard sale on his front lawn in an attempt to start over. A new neighbor might be the key to his return to form.

Writers: Dan Rush, Raymond Carver | Director: Dan Rush | Stars: Will Ferrell, Rebecca Hall, Christopher Jordan Wallace, Michael Peña

30. Internal Affairs (1990)

R | 115 min | Crime, Drama

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Keen young Raymond Avila joins the Internal Affairs Department of the Los Angeles police. He and partner Amy Wallace are soon looking closely at the activities of cop Dennis Peck whose ... See full summary »

Writer: Henry Bean | Director: Mike Figgis | Stars: Richard Gere, Andy Garcia, Nancy Travis, Laurie Metcalf

31. True Confessions (1981)

R | 108 min | Crime, Drama

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A worldly ambitious monsignor clashes with his older brother, a cynical L.A.homicide detective investigates the brutal murder of a young prostitute.

Writers: John Gregory Dunne, Joan Didion | Director: Ulu Grosbard | Stars: Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall, Charles Durning, Kenneth McMillan

32. Rolling Kansas (2003)

R | 89 min | Comedy

6.4
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An independent film about a road trip to find a magical forest of marijuana.

Writers: Thomas Haden Church, David Denney | Director: Thomas Haden Church | Stars: James Roday, Sam Huntington, Jay Paulson, Charlie Finn

33. Fast Food Nation (2006)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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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

34. The Hollywood Knights (1980)

R | 91 min | Comedy

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Led by their comedic and pranking leader, Newbomb Turk, the Hollywood Knights car gang raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from drag racing to Vietnam ... See full summary »

Writers: Floyd Mutrux, Richard Lederer, William Tennant | Director: Floyd Mutrux | Stars: Tony Danza, Michelle Pfeiffer, Julius Averitt, Steve Ballard

35. Anatomy of a Seduction (1979 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama, Romance

6.2
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The story of a divorced woman who begins an affair with the college-age son of her best friend, and the effects it has on her relationship with her own son, who is not much younger than her lover.

Writer: Alison Cross | Director: Steven Hilliard Stern | Stars: Susan Flannery, Jameson Parker, Ed Nelson, Michael LeClair

36. The Newton Boys (1998)

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

6.0
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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

37. Jekyll and Hyde... Together Again (1982)

R | 87 min | Sci-Fi, Comedy, Music

6.0
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Dr Daniel Jekyll researching into drugs that would help mankind avoid surgery discovers a white powder that unleashes the animal in every man, and in his case turning him from a shy and ... See full summary »

Writers: Monica Mcgowan Johnson, Harvey Miller, Jerry Belson, Michael Leeson, Robert Louis Stevenson | Director: Jerry Belson | Stars: Mark Blankfield, Bess Armstrong, Krista Errickson, Tim Thomerson

38. Sexless (2003)

Comedy, Romance

6.0
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Two twenty-something couples are entwined in a gut-wrenching and sex-crazed last month in Austin, Texas. Having made plans to leave town, they all seize fleeting opportunities and reexamine their relationships.

Writer: Alex Holdridge | Director: Alex Holdridge | Stars: Alex Holdridge, Brian McGuire, Kelly Dealyn, Camille Chen

39. Outlaw Blues (1977)

PG | 100 min | Drama

5.9
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Susan St. James helps Peter Fonda, an ex-convict who goes after the country music star who stole his song and made it a hit.

Writer: Bill L. Norton | Director: Richard T. Heffron | Stars: Peter Fonda, Susan Saint James, John Crawford, James T. Callahan

40. Bad News Bears (2005)

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

5.8
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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

41. They Come at Night (1998)

95 min | Drama

5.7
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In 1986 LA, an illegal immigrant (Elpidia Carrillo) suffers from past tortures in her native El Salvador. Her husband had been killed and her two children taken from her. She was an ... See full summary »

Writer: Lindy Laub | Director: Lindy Laub | Stars: Elpidia Carrillo, Barbara Williams, Trever O'Brien, Sabrina Wiener

42. Maricela (1986 TV Movie)

54 min | Drama

5.2
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Maricela and her mother Eugenia have fled El Salvador for the US with hopes of building a better life. Unable to find work in her profession as a school teacher, Eugenia becomes a live-in ... See full summary »

Writers: Nancy Audley, Christine Burrill, Richard Soto | Director: Christine Burrill | Stars: Linda Lavin, Lisa Marie Simmon, Carlina Cruz, Irene DeBari

43. The Telephone (1988)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Drama

4.4
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A crazy out of work actress, Vashti Blue, spends all her time in her small apartment with her pet owl and her telephone, which she uses to try and solve all her problems with life.

Writers: Harry Nilsson, Terry Southern | Director: Rip Torn | Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Severn Darden, Elliott Gould, John Heard

44. Smoothtalker (1990)

R | 89 min | Thriller

4.3
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A cop tracks down a serial killer who goes after women who work for a phone-sex company.

Writers: Eduardo Montes Bradley, Darrah Whitaker | Director: Tom Milo | Stars: Joe Guzaldo, Paul Raci, Blair Weickgenant, Stuart Whitman

45. Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation (1994)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

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A group of teenagers get into a car crash in the Texas woods on prom night, and then wander into an old farmhouse that is home to Leatherface and his insane family of cannibalistic psychopaths.

Writers: Kim Henkel, Tobe Hooper | Director: Kim Henkel | Stars: Renée Zellweger, Matthew McConaughey, Robert Jacks, Tonie Perensky

46. Tumbledown (2015)

105 min | Comedy, Romance | Post-production

A young woman struggles to move on with her life after the death of her husband, an acclaimed folk singer, when a brash New York writer forces her to confront her loss and the ambiguous circumstances of his death.

Writers: Sean Mewshaw, Desiree Van Til | Director: Sean Mewshaw | Stars: Dianna Agron, Jason Sudeikis, Joe Manganiello, Rebecca Hall

47. The Teller and the Truth (2015)

82 min | Crime, Mystery, Romance | Post-production

The story of the disappearance of Francis, a beautiful young bank teller missing since her car was found submerged in a river in 1974. She has become the subject of myth and legend, and the town and townspeople have never been the same.

Writers: Patty Moynahan, Nevie Owens, Andrew Shapter | Director: Andrew Shapter | Stars: Leilani Galvan, Russell Gustave Ochoa, Helena Stoddard, Diane Perella

48. A Single Frame (2014)

Documentary | Post-production

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Director: Brandon Dickerson

49. Dream House (2000– )

30 min

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Star: Jose Marrero

50. Up to Speed (2012– )
Episode: Kansas & Missouri: In the Middle of the Middle of the Midwest (2012)

Biography, Comedy

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Speed explores the idea of borders and boundaries in Lawrence, Kansas - a city straddling the line between opposing sides during the American Civil War.

Writer: Timothy 'Speed' Levitch | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Sandra Adair, Shelby Davenport, Jeff Doucette, Dan Eggleston