Most Popular Titles With Ricky Jay

1. The Simpsons (1989– )
22 min | Animation, Comedy, Family | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.

2. Forrest Gump (1994)
142 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Metascore: 82/100 (19 reviews)

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

3. The Prestige (2006)
130 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Metascore: 66/100 (36 reviews)

The rivalry between two magicians becomes more exacerbated by their attempt to perform the ultimate illusion.

4. The X-Files (1993–2002)
45 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Two FBI agents, Fox Mulder the believer and Dana Scully the skeptic, investigate the strange and unexplained while hidden forces work to impede their efforts.

5. Deadwood (2004–2006)
60 min | Crime, Drama, History, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

A show set in the late 1800s, revolving around the characters of Deadwood, South Dakota; a town of deep corruption and crime.

6. Saturday Night Live (1975– )
90 min | Comedy, Music | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The classic late night live sketch comedy show.

7. Boogie Nights (1997)
155 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Metascore: 85/100 (28 reviews)

The story of a young man's adventures in the Californian pornography industry of the late 1970s and early 1980s.

8. The Parent Trap (1998)
127 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Metascore: 64/100 (19 reviews)

Identical twins, separated at birth and each raised by one of their biological parents, discover each other for the first time at summer camp and make a plan to bring their wayward parents back together.

9. Lie to Me (2009–2011)
43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Dr. Cal Lightman teaches a course in body language and makes an honest fortune exploiting it. He's employed by various public authorities in various investigations, doing more when the ... See full summary »

10. The Illusionist (2006)
110 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Metascore: 68/100 (37 reviews)

In turn-of-the-century Vienna, a magician uses his abilities to secure the love of a woman far above his social standing.

11. Magnolia (1999)
188 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Metascore: 77/100 (34 reviews)

An epic mosaic of interrelated characters in search of love, forgiveness, and meaning in the San Fernando Valley.

12. The Unit (2006–2009)
60 min | Action, Drama, Thriller, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Hour long show which looks at the life of American super-secret operators.

13. Ocean's Thirteen (2007)
122 min | Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Metascore: 62/100 (37 reviews)

Danny Ocean rounds up the boys for a third heist, after casino owner Willy Bank double-crosses one of the original eleven, Reuben Tishkoff.

14. FlashForward (2009–2010)
60 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A special task force in the FBI investigates after every person on Earth simultaneously blackouts and awakens with a short vision of their future.

15. MythBusters (2003– )
44 min | Documentary, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

A weekly documentary in which two Hollywood special effects experts attempt to debunk urban legends by directly testing them.

16. Late Show with David Letterman (1993– )
60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The Late Show with David Letterman is an hour-long weeknight comedy and talk-show broadcast by CBS from the Ed Sullivan Theater on Broadway in New York City.

17. Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
119 min | Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Metascore: 56/100 (21 reviews)

James Bond heads to stop a media mogul's plan to induce war between China and the UK in order to obtain exclusive global media coverage.

18. Congo (1995)
109 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Metascore: 22/100 (19 reviews)

When an expedition to the African Congo ends in disaster, a new team is assembled to find out what went wrong.

19. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014– )
60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

After Jay Leno's second retirement from the program, Jimmy Fallon stepped in as his permanent replacement. After 42 years in Los Angeles the program was brought back to New York.

20. Heartbreakers (2001)
123 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Metascore: 47/100 (32 reviews)

A mother and daughter con team seduce and scam wealthy men.

21. Last Days (2005)
97 min | Biography, Drama, Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Metascore: 67/100 (36 reviews)

A Seattle-set rock & roll drama about a musician whose life and career is reminiscent of Kurt Cobain's.

22. The Brothers Bloom (2008)
114 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Metascore: 55/100 (26 reviews)

The Brothers Bloom are the best con men in the world, swindling millionaires with complex scenarios of lust and intrigue. Now they've decided to take on one last job - showing a beautiful and eccentric heiress the time of her life with a romantic adventure that takes them around the world.

23. Mystery Men (1999)
121 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Metascore: 65/100 (24 reviews)

A group of inept amateur superheroes must try to save the day when a supervillian threatens to destroy a major superhero and the city.

24. Teen Titans Go! (2013– )
22 min | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Superhero roommates Robin, Cyborg, Starfire, Raven and Beast Boy love save the day, but what happens when they're done fighting crime?

25. Sneakers (1992)
126 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Complex but lighthearted thriller about computers and cryptography, government and espionage, secrets and deception and betrayal.

26. The Natural (1984)
138 min | Drama, Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

An average baseball player comes out of seemingly nowhere to become a legendary player with almost divine talent.

27. Heist (2001)
109 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Metascore: 66/100 (33 reviews)

A jewel thief's nephew is sent along on a heist to ensure a longtime partner in crime stays honest about the division of the loot.

28. Wolf (1994)
125 min | Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Publisher Will Randall becomes a werewolf and has to fight to keep his job.

29. 60 Minutes (1968– )
60 min | Documentary, News | Active
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The premiere television News magazine.

30. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992)
105 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Host Johnny Carson performs comedy routines and chats with various celebrities.

31. Simon & Simon (1981–1995)
60 min | Action, Mystery, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Two brothers of disparate tastes and manners run a private detective agency.

32. Redbelt (2008)
99 min | Drama, Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Metascore: 69/100 (32 reviews)

A fateful event leads to a job in the film business for top mixed-martial arts instructor Mike Terry. Though he refuses to participate in prize bouts, circumstances conspire to force him to consider entering such a competition.

33. The Great Buck Howard (2008)
90 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Metascore: 63/100 (25 reviews)

A young man, much to the chagrin of his father, becomes the new assistant to an illusionist in decline.

34. Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993–2009)
60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Conan O'Brien, a Harvard Lampoon alumnus, hosts this late-night comedy/talk-show which is often silly and whimsical.

35. Leap of Faith (1992)
108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Fake faith healer Jonas Nightingale is stranded in a small town where he finds he can't fool all of the people all of the time.

36. The Believers (1987)
114 min | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A New York psychiatrist finds that a voodoo cult, which believes in child sacrifice, has a keen interest in his own son.

37. Kidnapped (2006–2007)
Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

When the son of a wealthy man is kidnapped. The parents are called and told not to involve the authorities. The mother wants some kind of assurance that they will get their son back, so the... See full summary »

38. State and Main (2000)
105 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Metascore: 75/100 (26 reviews)

A movie crew invades a small town whose residents are all too ready to give up their values for showbiz glitz.

39. The Affair of the Necklace (2001)
118 min | Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Metascore: 42/100 (22 reviews)

In pre-Revolutionary France, a young aristocratic woman left penniless by the political unrest in the country, must avenge her family's fall from grace by scheming to steal a priceless necklace.

40. The Spanish Prisoner (1997)
110 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Metascore: 70/100 (21 reviews)

An employee of a corporation with a lucrative secret process is tempted to betray it. But there's more to it than that.

41. I Love Trouble (1994)
123 min | Action, Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Peter Brackett and Sabrina Peterson are two competing Chicago newspaper reporters who join forces to unravel the mystery behind a train derailment.

42. House of Games (1987)
102 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A psychiatrist comes to the aid of a compulsive gambler and is led by a smooth-talking grifter into the shadowy but compelling world of stings, scams, and con men.

43. Lost Masterpieces of Pornography (2010 Video)
Short, Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
44. Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay (2012)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Metascore: 79/100 (9 reviews)

Ricky Jay is a world-renowned magician, author, historian and actor (often a mischievous presence in the films of David Mamet and Paul Thomas Anderson) -- and a performer who regularly ... See full summary »

Director: Molly Bernstein |  Stars: Dick Cavett, Ricky Jay
45. Homicide (1991)
102 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A Jewish homicide detective investigates a seemingly minor murder and falls in with a Zionist group as a result.

46. Incident at Loch Ness (2004)
94 min | Adventure, Comedy, Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Metascore: 62/100 (20 reviews)

A documentary exploring the myth of the Loch Ness monster.

48. The Escape Artist (1982)
94 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

The young and self-confident Danny blufs at the local police-station that he will escape out of prison within one hour. What follows is a flashback about his childhood with his uncle and ... See full summary »

49. The Ranger, the Cook and a Hole in the Sky (1995 TV Movie)
94 min | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

In 1919, a cocky sophomore in the forest service has to learn life the hard way.

50. Ring of the Musketeers (1992 TV Movie)
86 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  

Modern day "Musketeers" attempt to live the lives of protectors of the inocent. While the biking trio rescue kindnapped children, guard witnesses and chase mafia types, they also seek the ... See full summary »