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1. The Sopranos (1999–2007)

TV-MA | 55 min | Crime, Drama

9.2
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New Jersey mob boss, Tony Soprano, deals with personal and professional issues in his home and business life, which affects his mental state and ends up seeking professional psychiatric counseling.

Stars: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Votes: 210,075

2. The Sopranos (1999–2007)
Episode: All Due Respect (2004)

TV-MA | 56 min | Crime, Drama

9.0
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Tony realizes that he must take care of family messes himself in order to keep the peace within his own clan.

Director: John Patterson | Stars: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Votes: 1,664

3. War & Peace (2016– )
Episode: Episode #1.6 (2016)

TV-14 | 83 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.7
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The Rostovs leave Moscow as the French army draws near, leading to an unexpected reunion, Pierre performs a heroic act which has repercussions for both he and his wife, while Sonya makes an important decision.

Director: Tom Harper | Stars: Mathieu Kassovitz, Guillaume Faure, Otto Farrant, Adrian Edmondson

Votes: 313

4. War & Peace (2016– )
Episode: Episode #1.5 (2016)

TV-14 | 59 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.5
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While Tsar Alexander tries and fails to negotiate peace with Napoleon, Andrei vows revenge against Anatole Kuragin, and a desperate Marya tries to convince her father to leave his estate as the French army approaches.

Director: Tom Harper | Stars: Lily James, James Norton, Paul Dano, Philippe Maymat

Votes: 313

5. The Sopranos (1999–2007)
Episode: Everybody Hurts (2002)

TV-MA | 55 min | Crime, Drama

8.3
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Tony feels depressed over the negative impact he has on people who don't deserve it, while Carmela tries to set up Furio with a friend, AJ is uncomfortable with his girlfriend's wealth, Artie attempts a new business venture.

Director: Steve Buscemi | Stars: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Votes: 1,540

6. War & Peace (2016– )

TV-14 | 379 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.2
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As the Russian conflict with Napoleon reaches its peak, five aristocratic families face the possibility of their lives being changed forever.

Stars: Paul Dano, James Norton, Lily James, Adrian Edmondson

Votes: 12,893

7. Off Camera with Sam Jones (2014– )

58 min | Talk-Show

8.2
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Photographer and director Sam Jones sits down with the myriad professionals of television and movies, and other celebrities (great skateboarders, for example), to discuss their development ... See full summary »

Stars: Sam Jones, Ricky Carmichael, Billy Crudup, Judd Apatow

Votes: 103

8. War & Peace (2016– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (2016)

TV-14 | 61 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.2
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Despite his nervousness, Pierre must keep his appointment with Dolokhov, the effects of which lead him on a new path. Meanwhile, Natasha and Sonya Rostova both receive unexpected proposals, and Andrei tries to forget his grief.

Director: Tom Harper | Stars: Paul Dano, Thomas Arnold, Jack Lowden, Matthew Raymond

Votes: 371

9. There Will Be Blood (2007)

R | 158 min | Drama, History

8.1
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92 Metascore

A story of family, religion, hatred, oil and madness, focusing on a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business.

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano, Ciarán Hinds, Martin Stringer

Votes: 403,376 | Gross: $40.22M

10. Prisoners (2013)

R | 153 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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74 Metascore

When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts.

Director: Denis Villeneuve | Stars: Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis, Melissa Leo

Votes: 435,145 | Gross: $60.96M

11. 12 Years a Slave (2013)

R | 134 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.1
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96 Metascore

In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.

Director: Steve McQueen | Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Kenneth Williams, Michael Fassbender, Brad Pitt

Votes: 490,236 | Gross: $56.67M

12. War & Peace (2016– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2016)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.1
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After proposing to Natasha, Andrei agrees to his father's proviso that he go abroad for a year, leaving Natasha emotionally vulnerable, while Nikolai declares his love for Sonya, much to his mother's regret.

Director: Tom Harper | Stars: Lily James, Greta Scacchi, Jim Broadbent, James Norton

Votes: 332

13. War & Peace (2016– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (2016)

TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.9
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As Nikolai Rostov and Andrei prepare for battle, a determined Prince Vassily Kuragin tries to forge a bond between Andrei's sister, Princess Marya, and his son, Anatole, while Pierre finds his new married life difficult.

Director: Tom Harper | Stars: Paul Dano, Tuppence Middleton, Rebecca Front, Callum Turner

Votes: 380

14. Little Miss Sunshine (2006)

R | 101 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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80 Metascore

A family determined to get their young daughter into the finals of a beauty pageant take a cross-country trip in their VW bus.

Directors: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris | Stars: Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Greg Kinnear, Abigail Breslin

Votes: 375,569 | Gross: $59.89M

15. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014– )

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

7.8
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Jimmy Fallon hosts the Tonight Show and interviews celebrities, plays games with them and has a musical or comedic guest perform.

Stars: Jimmy Fallon, The Roots, Steve Higgins, Ahmir-Khalib Thompson

Votes: 11,253

16. The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2015– )

TV-PG | 62 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

7.7
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Stephen Colbert took over as host, executive producer and writer of THE LATE SHOW on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015. The comedy-variety-talk show is broadcast five nights a week from the Ed Sullivan theater in New York.

Stars: Stephen Colbert, Jonathan Batiste, Stay Human, Jen Spyra

Votes: 5,376

17. War & Peace (2016– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2016)

TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.6
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As Napoleon's army marches towards Russia, Pierre Bezukhov visits his dying father, unaware that his relations are scheming to have him disinherited, while Prince Andrei Bolkonsky leaves his wife behind as he prepares to join the war.

Director: Tom Harper | Stars: Mathieu Kassovitz, Paul Dano, Rebecca Front, Aneurin Barnard

Votes: 506

18. Smart Guy (1997–1999)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.5
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Ten-year-old genius (Tahj Mowry) has skipped six grades into high school. This incredible promotion somewhat aggravates his teenage siblings.

Stars: Tahj Mowry, John Marshall Jones, Jason Weaver, Omar Gooding

Votes: 3,557

19. Looper (2012)

R | 119 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.4
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84 Metascore

In 2074, when the mob wants to get rid of someone, the target is sent into the past, where a hired gun awaits - someone like Joe - who one day learns the mob wants to 'close the loop' by sending back Joe's future self for assassination.

Director: Rian Johnson | Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis, Emily Blunt, Paul Dano

Votes: 454,496 | Gross: $66.47M

20. Love & Mercy (2014)

PG-13 | 121 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.4
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80 Metascore

In the 1960s, Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson struggles with emerging psychosis as he attempts to craft his avant-garde pop masterpiece. In the 1980s, he is a broken, confused man under the 24-hour watch of shady therapist Dr. Eugene Landy.

Director: Bill Pohlad | Stars: John Cusack, Paul Dano, Elizabeth Banks, Paul Giamatti

Votes: 27,497 | Gross: $12.55M

21. Smart Guy (1997–1999)
Episode: She Got Game (1998)

TV-G | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.4
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Director: John Ferraro | Stars: Tahj Mowry, John Marshall Jones, Jason Weaver, Omar Gooding

Votes: 5

22. Youth (I) (2015)

R | 124 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.3
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64 Metascore

A retired orchestra conductor is on holiday with his daughter and his film director best friend in the Alps when he receives an invitation from Queen Elizabeth II to perform for Prince Philip's birthday.

Director: Paolo Sorrentino | Stars: Michael Caine, Harvey Keitel, Rachel Weisz, Jane Fonda

Votes: 53,179 | Gross: $2.70M

23. Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003– )

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

7.3
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A mix of celebrity interviews, musical performers, audience participation games, and segments spotlighting real people with extraordinary stories and talents, hosted by comedienne Ellen DeGeneres.

Stars: Ellen DeGeneres, Stephen Boss, Anthony Okungbowa, Justin Bieber

Votes: 11,507

24. 13th Annual Critics' Choice Awards Red Carpet Premiere (2008 TV Special)

60 min | Reality-TV

7.3
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Stars: Carrie Keagan, Sam Rubin, Ross Mathews, Casey Affleck

Votes: 15

25. HBO First Look (1992– )
Episode: Where the Wild Things Are (2009)

13 min | Documentary, Short

7.3
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Director: Lance Bangs | Stars: Lance Acord, Lauren Ambrose, Paul Dano, Dave Eggers

Votes: 9

26. Ruby Sparks (2012)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.2
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67 Metascore

A novelist struggling with writer's block finds romance in a most unusual way: by creating a female character he thinks will love him, then willing her into existence.

Directors: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris | Stars: Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan, Annette Bening, Antonio Banderas

Votes: 83,311 | Gross: $2.54M

27. L.I.E. (2001)

NC-17 | 97 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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73 Metascore

A 15-year-old Long Island boy loses everything and everyone he knows, soon becoming involved in a relationship with a much older man.

Director: Michael Cuesta | Stars: Brian Cox, Paul Dano, Bruce Altman, Billy Kay

Votes: 8,751 | Gross: $1.14M

28. 13th Annual Critics' Choice Awards (2008 TV Special)

120 min

7.2
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The Broadcast Film Critics Association annually bestows its awards on the films and film-makers it believes are the best of the year... See full synopsis »

Director: Michael Dempsey | Stars: Casey Affleck, Javier Bardem, Brad Bird, Nikki Blonsky

Votes: 19

29. 73rd Golden Globe Awards (2016 TV Special)

TV-14

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The Hollywood Foreign Press Association's 73rd annual event honoring excellence in film and television, hosted by Ricky Gervais.

Director: Louis J. Horvitz | Stars: Ricky Gervais, Channing Tatum, Jonah Hill, Jane Fonda

Votes: 628

30. Snowpiercer (2013)

R | 126 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.0
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84 Metascore

Set in a future where a failed climate-change experiment kills all life on the planet except for a lucky few who boarded the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe, where a class system emerges.

Director: Bong Joon Ho | Stars: Chris Evans, Jamie Bell, Tilda Swinton, Ed Harris

Votes: 200,772 | Gross: $4.56M

31. Swiss Army Man (2016)

R | 97 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.0
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64 Metascore

A hopeless man stranded on a deserted island befriends a dead body and together they go on a surreal journey to get home.

Directors: Dan Kwan, Daniel Scheinert | Stars: Paul Dano, Daniel Radcliffe, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Antonia Ribero

Votes: 63,753 | Gross: $4.21M

32. Cartaz Cultural (2003– )

25 min | News

7.0
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Stars: Christian Bale, James Franco, Joaquim de Almeida, Ludivine Sagnier

Votes: 69

33. Okja (2017)

118 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.9
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72 Metascore

Meet Mija, a young girl who risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend - a massive animal named Okja.

Director: Bong Joon Ho | Stars: Tilda Swinton, Paul Dano, Seo-Hyun Ahn, Jake Gyllenhaal

Votes: 563

34. The Late Late Show with James Corden (2015– )

60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

6.9
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Following Craig Ferguson's departure, James Corden became host of The Late Late Show, with its celebrity interviews, music and sketches, as well as new features. And of course, it's all hosted by Tony Award winner James Corden.

Stars: James Corden, Reggie Watts, Louis Waymouth, Jack Hanna

Votes: 2,515

35. Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003– )

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

6.9
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Jimmy Kimmel interviews celebrities.

Stars: Jimmy Kimmel, Cleto Escobedo III, Dicky Barrett, Guillermo Rodriguez

Votes: 9,879

36. The Emperor's Club (2002)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama

6.9
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49 Metascore

An idealistic prep school teacher attempts to redeem an incorrigible student.

Director: Michael Hoffman | Stars: Kevin Kline, Emile Hirsch, Joel Gretsch, Embeth Davidtz

Votes: 14,951 | Gross: $14.06M

37. The Good Heart (2009)

R | 99 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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40 Metascore

A cantankerous but ailing bartender takes a kindly young homeless man in under his wing.

Director: Dagur Kári | Stars: Paul Dano, Brian Cox, Bill Buell, Boði

Votes: 3,770 | Gross: $0.02M

38. E! Live from the Red Carpet (1995– )
Episode: The 2007 Golden Globe Awards (2007)

120 min | News

6.9
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Directors: Fred Mendes, Bill Stratford | Stars: Ryan Seacrest, Giuliana Rancic, Debbie Matenopoulos, Jay Manuel

Votes: 79

39. The Girl Next Door (2004)

R | 108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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47 Metascore

A teenager's dreams come true when a former porn star moves in next door and they fall in love.

Director: Luke Greenfield | Stars: Emile Hirsch, Nicholas Downs, Elisha Cuthbert, Timothy Olyphant

Votes: 178,184 | Gross: $14.59M

40. Don't Think Twice (2016)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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83 Metascore

When a member of a popular New York City improv troupe gets a huge break, the rest of the group - all best friends - start to realize that not everyone is going to make it after all.

Director: Mike Birbiglia | Stars: Keegan-Michael Key, Gillian Jacobs, Mike Birbiglia, Chris Gethard

Votes: 11,072 | Gross: $4.42M

41. Where the Wild Things Are (2009)

PG | 101 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

6.8
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71 Metascore

Yearning for escape and adventure, a young boy runs away from home and sails to an island filled with creatures that take him in as their king.

Director: Spike Jonze | Stars: Max Records, Catherine O'Hara, Forest Whitaker, Pepita Emmerichs

Votes: 90,906 | Gross: $77.22M

42. The Ballad of Jack and Rose (2005)

R | 112 min | Drama

6.7
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59 Metascore

A father and daughter isolated on an island off the East Coast and living on a once-thriving commune grapple with the limits of family and sexuality.

Director: Rebecca Miller | Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Catherine Keener, Camilla Belle, Ryan McDonald

Votes: 9,751 | Gross: $0.71M

43. Taking Woodstock (2009)

R | 120 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

6.7
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55 Metascore

A man working at his parents' motel in the Catskills inadvertently sets in motion the generation-defining concert in the summer of 1969.

Director: Ang Lee | Stars: Demetri Martin, Henry Goodman, Edward Hibbert, Imelda Staunton

Votes: 25,605 | Gross: $7.44M

44. The 67th Primetime Emmy Awards (2015 TV Special)

TV-14 | 126 min

6.7
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The 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards honors the best in U.S. prime time television programming from June 1, 2014 until May 31, 2015, as chosen by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

Director: Louis J. Horvitz | Stars: Andy Samberg, Amy Poehler, Amy Schumer, Mayim Bialik

Votes: 335

45. Don Jon (2013)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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66 Metascore

A New Jersey guy dedicated to his family, friends, and church, develops unrealistic expectations from watching porn and works to find happiness and intimacy with his potential true love.

Director: Joseph Gordon-Levitt | Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Scarlett Johansson, Julianne Moore, Tony Danza

Votes: 200,760 | Gross: $24.48M

46. Meek's Cutoff (2010)

PG | 104 min | Drama, Western

6.6
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85 Metascore

Settlers traveling through the Oregon desert in 1845 find themselves stranded in harsh conditions.

Director: Kelly Reichardt | Stars: Michelle Williams, Bruce Greenwood, Paul Dano, Will Patton

Votes: 9,014 | Gross: $0.98M

47. The King (2005)

R | 105 min | Drama, Thriller

6.6
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58 Metascore

A troubled man, recently discharged from the Navy, goes to Corpus Christi, Texas, in search of the father he's never met.

Director: James Marsh | Stars: Gael García Bernal, William Hurt, Laura Harring, Derek Alvarado

Votes: 6,812 | Gross: $0.28M

48. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014– )
Episode: Ethan Hawke/Paul Dano/A Tribe Called Quest (2015)

TV-14 | 41 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

6.6
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Ethan Hawke (book "Rules for a Knight"); Paul Dano (Youth (2015)). Also: A Tribe Called Quest performs with The Roots.

Stars: Jimmy Fallon, Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano, A Tribe Called Quest

Votes: 11

49. Too Young to Be a Dad (2002 TV Movie)

Unrated | 120 min | Drama

6.5
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When 15-year-old Matt Freeman gets 15-year-old Francesca pregnant, their parents decide to put the unborn baby up for adoption. Matt agrees to the decision, but later begins to rethink it. This movie shows the father's point of view.

Director: Éva Gárdos | Stars: Kathy Baker, Paul Dano, Katie Stuart, Bruce Davison

Votes: 738

50. Being Flynn (2012)

R | 102 min | Drama

6.4
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53 Metascore

Working in a Boston homeless shelter, Nick Flynn re-encounters his father, a con man and self-proclaimed poet. Sensing trouble in his own life, Nick wrestles with the notion of reaching out yet again to his dad.

Director: Paul Weitz | Stars: Paul Dano, Robert De Niro, Julianne Moore, Olivia Thirlby

Votes: 14,686 | Gross: $0.53M