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1. Pacific Rim (2013)

PG-13 | 132 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

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64 Metascore

As a war between humankind and monstrous sea creatures wages on, a former pilot and a trainee are paired up to drive a seemingly obsolete special weapon in a desperate effort to save the world from the apocalypse.

Writers: Travis Beacham, Guillermo del Toro | Director: Guillermo del Toro | Stars: Idris Elba, Charlie Hunnam, Rinko Kikuchi, Charlie Day

2. Clash of the Titans (1981)

PG | 118 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

6.9
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A film adaption of the myth of Perseus and his quest to battle both Medusa and the Kraken monster to save the Princess Andromeda.

Writer: Beverley Cross | Director: Desmond Davis | Stars: Laurence Olivier, Harry Hamlin, Claire Bloom, Maggie Smith

3. Elf (2003)

PG | 97 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.9
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64 Metascore

After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity.

Writer: David Berenbaum | Director: Jon Favreau | Stars: Will Ferrell, James Caan, Bob Newhart, Zooey Deschanel

4. Mighty Joe Young (1998)

PG | 114 min | Action, Adventure, Family

5.5
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A legendary fifteen-foot tall mountain gorilla named Joe is taken to an animal sanctuary in California by a zoologist and a young woman whom he grew up with. A poacher from the past returns to seek vengeance on him.

Writers: Merian C. Cooper, Ruth Rose, Mark Rosenthal, Lawrence Konner | Director: Ron Underwood | Stars: Bill Paxton, Charlize Theron, Rade Serbedzija, Peter Firth

5. One Million Years B.C. (1966)

Approved | 91 min | Adventure, Fantasy

5.6
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Caveman Tumak is banished from his savage tribe. He finds a brief home among a group of gentle seacoast dwelling cave people until he is banished from them as well. Missing him, one of ... See full summary »

Writers: Michael Carreras, Mickell Novack, George Baker, Joseph Frickert | Director: Don Chaffey | Stars: Raquel Welch, John Richardson, Percy Herbert, Robert Brown

6. Burke and Hare (2010)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Thriller

6.2
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46 Metascore

A black comedy about two 19th century grave robbers who find a lucrative business providing cadavers for an Edinburgh medical school.

Writers: Piers Ashworth, Nick Moorcroft | Director: John Landis | Stars: Bill Bailey, Tom Wilkinson, Michael Smiley, Tim Curry

7. Spies Like Us (1985)

PG | 102 min | Adventure, Comedy

6.3
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Two bumbling government employees think they are U.S. spies, only to discover that they are actually decoys for Nuclear War.

Writers: Dan Aykroyd, Dave Thomas, Lowell Ganz, Babaloo Mandel | Director: John Landis | Stars: Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Steve Forrest, Donna Dixon

8. Beverly Hills Cop III (1994)

R | 104 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.4
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Axel Foley, while investigating a car theft ring, comes across something much bigger than that: the same men who shot his boss are running a counterfeit money ring out of a theme park in Los Angeles.

Writers: Danilo Bach, Daniel Petrie Jr., Steven E. de Souza | Director: John Landis | Stars: Eddie Murphy, Jon Tenney, Joey Travolta, Eugene Collier

9. Jason and the Argonauts (1963)

Approved | 104 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

7.4
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The legendary Greek hero leads a team of intrepid adventurers in a perilous quest for the legendary Golden Fleece.

Writers: Jan Read, Beverley Cross | Director: Don Chaffey | Stars: Todd Armstrong, Nancy Kovack, Gary Raymond, Laurence Naismith

10. The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1973)

G | 105 min | Family, Adventure, Fantasy

6.8
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Sinbad and his crew intercept a homunculus carrying a golden tablet. Koura, the creator of the homunculus and practitioner of evil magic, wants the tablet back and pursues Sinbad. Meanwhile... See full summary »

Writers: Brian Clemens, Ray Harryhausen | Director: Gordon Hessler | Stars: John Phillip Law, Caroline Munro, Tom Baker, Douglas Wilmer

11. Dinosaur Island (1994)

R | 85 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

3.2
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An army captain is flying three misfit deserters home for a court martial when the plane has engine trouble and they must land on an uncharted island. There they find a primitive society of... See full summary »

Writers: Bob Sheridan, Christopher Wooden | Directors: Fred Olen Ray, Jim Wynorski | Stars: Ross Hagen, Richard Gabai, Antonia Dorian, Griffin Drew

12. The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)

Approved | 88 min | Family, Fantasy, Action

7.2
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When a princess is shrunken by an evil wizard, Sinbad must undertake a quest to an island of monsters to cure her and prevent a war.

Writer: Ken Kolb | Director: Nathan Juran | Stars: Kerwin Mathews, Kathryn Grant, Richard Eyer, Torin Thatcher

13. Mysterious Island (1961)

Approved | 101 min | Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi

6.8
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During the US Civil War, Union POWs escape in a balloon and end up stranded on a South Pacific island, inhabited by giant plants and animals. They must use their ingenuity to survive the ... See full summary »

Writers: John Prebble, Daniel B. Ullman, Crane Wilbur, Jules Verne | Director: Cy Endfield | Stars: Michael Craig, Joan Greenwood, Michael Callan, Gary Merrill

14. Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger (1977)

G | 113 min | Action, Adventure, Family

6.3
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Sinbad The Sailor sails to deliver a cursed prince to a dangerous island in the face of deadly opposition from a powerful witch.

Writers: Beverley Cross, Ray Harryhausen | Director: Sam Wanamaker | Stars: Patrick Wayne, Jane Seymour, Taryn Power, Margaret Whiting

15. Mighty Joe Young (1949)

Approved | 84 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

7.0
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In Africa, the girl Jill Young trades a baby gorilla with two natives and raises the animal. Twelve years later, the talkative and persuasive promoter Max O'Hara organizes a safari to ... See full summary »

Writers: Ruth Rose, Merian C. Cooper | Director: Ernest B. Schoedsack | Stars: Terry Moore, Ben Johnson, Robert Armstrong, Mr. Joseph Young

16. Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage (2014)

PG-13 | 89 min | Fantasy

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When the Sultan's first born is taken by an evil sorcerer, Sinbad is tasked with traveling to a desert of magic and creatures to save her.

Writers: Shahin Sean Solimon, Evelyn Gabai | Director: Shahin Sean Solimon | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Marco Khan, Lorna Raver, Isaac C. Singleton Jr.

17. 20 Million Miles to Earth (1957)

Passed | 82 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

6.3
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The first U.S. spaceship to Venus crash-lands off the coast of Sicily on its return trip. A dangerous, lizard-like creature comes with it and quickly grows gigantic.

Writers: Robert Creighton Williams, Christopher Knopf, Charlotte Knight | Director: Nathan Juran | Stars: William Hopper, Joan Taylor, Thomas Browne Henry, Frank Puglia

18. Comic Book: The Movie (2004 Video)

PG-13 | 106 min | Comedy

5.9
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The relationship between Hollywood and comic book culture is lambasted in this mockumentary as a beloved heroic character is rung through the studio system.

Director: Mark Hamill | Stars: Mark Hamill, Donna D'Errico, Billy West, Joseph Burns

19. The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953)

Approved | 80 min | Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.7
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A ferocious dinosaur awakened by an Arctic atomic test terrorizes the North Atlantic and ultimately New York City.

Writers: Lou Morheim, Fred Freiberger, Ray Bradbury | Director: Eugène Lourié | Stars: Paul Hubschmid, Paula Raymond, Cecil Kellaway, Kenneth Tobey

20. The Valley of Gwangi (1969)

G | 96 min | Western, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.2
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Cowboy James Franciscus seeks fame and fortune by capturing a Tyrannosaurus Rex living in the Forbidden Valley and putting it in a Mexican circus. His victim, called the Gwangi, turns out ... See full summary »

Writers: William Bast, Julian More | Director: Jim O'Connolly | Stars: James Franciscus, Gila Golan, Richard Carlson, Laurence Naismith

21. It Came from Beneath the Sea (1955)

Approved | 79 min | Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi

5.9
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A Giant Octopus, whose feeding habits have been affected by radiation from H-Bomb tests, rises from the Mindanao Deep to terrorize the California Coast.

Writers: George Worthing Yates, Harold Jacob Smith | Director: Robert Gordon | Stars: Kenneth Tobey, Faith Domergue, Donald Curtis, Ian Keith

22. The People vs. George Lucas (2010)

Not Rated | 93 min | Documentary, Comedy

6.8
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55 Metascore

An examination of the widespread fan disenchantment with George Lucas.

Writer: Alexandre O. Philippe | Director: Alexandre O. Philippe | Stars: Joe Nussbaum, Daryl Frazetti, Doug Jones, Damian Hess

23. Breakfast (2000– )

180 min | Family, News, Talk-Show

6.0
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Popular morning news programme that covers many news stories from both the UK and from around the world. Other features include a sports round-up, weather reports every thirty minutes and ... See full summary »

Stars: Bill Turnbull, Carol Kirkwood, Charlie Stayt, Sian Williams

24. Her Morbid Desires (2008)

Comedy, Thriller

7.2
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Writers: Brad Linaweaver, Edward L. Plumb | Director: Edward L. Plumb | Stars: Erica H. Haupert, Ronn Moss, Molly Murphy, Tippi Hedren

25. History Detectives (2003– )

60 min | Documentary, History, Mystery

8.0
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Creator: Bernadette McDaid | Stars: Elyse Luray, Tukufu Zuberi, Gwendolyn Wright, Wes Cowan

26. Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956)

Unrated | 83 min | Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.4
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Extra-terrestrials flying in high-tech flying saucers contact scientist Dr. Russell Marvin as part of a plan to enslave the inhabitants of Earth.

Writers: Donald E. Keyhoe, Curt Siodmak, George Worthing Yates, Bernard Gordon | Director: Fred F. Sears | Stars: Hugh Marlowe, Joan Taylor, Donald Curtis, Morris Ankrum

27. The 3 Worlds of Gulliver (1960)

Approved | 100 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

6.4
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Doctor Gulliver is poor, so nothing - not even his charming fiancée Elisabeth - keeps him in the town he lives. He signs on to a ship to India, but in a storm he's washed off the ship and ... See full summary »

Writers: Arthur A. Ross, Jack Sher, Jonathan Swift | Director: Jack Sher | Stars: Kerwin Mathews, Jo Morrow, June Thorburn, Lee Patterson

28. Special Collector's Edition (2010– )

9 min | Comedy, History

6.8
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Creators: David Díaz, Juan Pérez | Stars: David Díaz, Luis Rodrigo, Gabriel Fernández-Gil, Santiago Nocte

29. The 27th Day (1957)

Approved | 75 min | Sci-Fi

6.3
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Five individuals from five nations, including the "Superpowers," USA, USSR, and China, suddenly find themselves on an alien spacecraft. An alien gives each a container holding capsules. No ... See full summary »

Writer: John Mantley | Director: William Asher | Stars: Gene Barry, Valerie French, George Voskovec, Arnold Moss

30. The 64th Annual Academy Awards (1992 TV Special)

Family

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Writers: Hal Kanter, Buz Kohan | Director: Jeff Margolis | Stars: Billy Crystal, Bryan Adams, Antonio Banderas, Kathy Bates

31. Omnibus (1967–2002)

Documentary, Biography

8.2
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Arts documentary series.Also with concerts and experimental dramatizations.

Stars: David Collings, John Gielgud, Stephen Fry, Terry Gilliam

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

301 min | Documentary

6.7
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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

33. First Men in the Moon (1964)

Approved | 103 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.7
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Based on the HG Wells story. The world is delighted when a space craft containing a crew made up of the world's astronauts lands on the moon, they think for the first time. But the delight ... See full summary »

Writers: Nigel Kneale, Jan Read, H.G. Wells | Director: Nathan Juran | Stars: Edward Judd, Martha Hyer, Lionel Jeffries, Miles Malleson

34. The Boneyard Collection (2008)

Not Rated | 99 min | Comedy, Horror

6.8
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A quirky anthology, consisting of four separate short films connected by host segments. The first one, BOOGIE WITH THE UNDEAD, has an all girl rock band booked to play a gig in a town ... See full summary »

Writers: L.J. Dopp, Edward L. Plumb | Director: Edward L. Plumb | Stars: Danielle James, Dena Wilkinson, Forrest J Ackerman, Andrea Gaspar

35. Film 2014 (1971– )

30 min | Talk-Show

7.4
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Stars: Jonathan Ross, Claudia Winkleman, Danny Leigh, Barry Norman

37. The Sci-Fi Boys (2006)

80 min | Documentary

7.0
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Legendary all-stars of cinema bring to life the evolution of science-fiction and special effects films from the wild and funny days of B-movies to blockbusters that have captured the ... See full summary »

Writer: Paul Davids | Director: Paul Davids | Stars: Peter Jackson, Ray Harryhausen, Leonard Maltin, Forrest J Ackerman

38. Movie Magic (1994– )

30 min | Documentary, History

8.4
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Documentary series dealing with every aspect of special effects in movies, from low-budget make-up to multi-million-dollar computer-generated graphics. The clear presentation includes ... See full summary »

Creators: Gary R. Benz, Stephen Rocha, Lise Romanoff | Stars: James Cameron, Richard Edlund, Rick Baker, Ken Ralston

39. Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan (2011)

90 min | Documentary, Biography

7.5
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The life and work of the renowned film visual effects artist and producer.

Writer: Gilles Penso | Director: Gilles Penso | Stars: Ray Harryhausen, Peter Jackson, James Cameron, John Landis

40. Attack of the 50 Foot Monster Mania (1999 TV Movie)

Unrated | 56 min | Documentary, Horror

7.1
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Writers: Brian Anthony, Ed Singer | Stars: Bill Mumy, Cassandra Peterson, Forrest J Ackerman, Ronald V. Borst

41. The Story of King Midas (1953)

TV-G | 10 min | Animation, Short

6.9
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A greedy King Midas is visited one day by a mysterious visitor who grants him the ability to turn all things he touches to gold. He learns his lesson when the food he tries to eat and his ... See full summary »

Writer: Charlotte Knight | Director: Ray Harryhausen | Star: Del Moore

42. RKO Production 601: The Making of 'Kong, the Eighth Wonder of the World' (2005 Video)

159 min | Documentary

7.8
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An in-depth look at the genesis, production, and legacy of King Kong, one of the most influential films ever made.

Writers: Ron Magid, Phil Savenick | Stars: Rick Baker, Craig Barron, Rudy Behlmer, Daniel Bennett

43. Clapper Board (1972–1982)

25 min | Family

7.6
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Stars: Chris Kelly, John Huntley, Lionel Jeffries, Richard Fleischer

44. Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story (1987– )

360 min | Documentary, History

8.5
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Stars: Edward Asner, Linwood G. Dunn, Ginger Rogers, Pandro S. Berman

45. The Puppetoon Movie (1987)

G | 90 min | Animation, Family

7.1
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Writer: Arnold Leibovit | Director: Arnold Leibovit | Stars: Paul Frees, Dal McKennon, Art Clokey, Dick Beals

46. Tulips Shall Grow (1942)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Short, Family

6.9
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A young boy and girl, dressed in costumes based on Dutch traditional clothes, find their idyllic, windmill-laden countryside is being over-run by unfeeling, unthinking mechanical men that ... See full summary »

Writer: George Pal | Director: George Pal

47. Dinosaur Movies (1993 Video)

66 min | Documentary

7.0
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Writer: Donald F. Glut | Director: Donald F. Glut | Stars: Donald F. Glut, Christy Block, Forrest J Ackerman, Jim Danforth

48. The Animal World (1956)

82 min | Documentary

6.7
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A documentary showcasing the world's many different animal species, both past and present.

Writer: Irwin Allen | Director: Irwin Allen | Stars: John Storm, Theodore von Eltz

49. Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror (1994 TV Movie)

100 min | Documentary, Horror

7.4
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The history of Hammer Films and their legacy, narrated by the studio's most beloved stars, Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee.

Writer: Ted Newsom | Director: Ted Newsom | Stars: Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Roy Ward Baker, James Bernard

50. Cinema (1964–1975)

30 min | Documentary

6.7
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Weekly film magazine, featuring film reviews, interviews with celebrities and historical lookbacks.

Stars: Michael Parkinson, Michael Scott, Brian Trueman, Clive James