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1. The Golden Compass (2007)

PG-13 | 113 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

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In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far North to save her best friend and other kidnapped children from terrible experiments by a mysterious organization.

Writers: Chris Weitz, Philip Pullman | Director: Chris Weitz | Stars: Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig, Dakota Blue Richards, Ben Walker

2. Inkheart (2008)

PG | 106 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

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A young girl discovers her father has an amazing talent to bring characters out of their books and must try to stop a freed villain from destroying them all, with the help of her father, her aunt, and a storybook's hero.

Writers: David Lindsay-Abaire, Cornelia Funke | Director: Iain Softley | Stars: Brendan Fraser, Andy Serkis, Eliza Bennett, Sienna Guillory

3. The Legend of 1900 (1998)

R | 165 min | Drama, Music, Romance

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58 Metascore

A baby boy, discovered in 1900 on an ocean liner, grows into a musical prodigy, never setting foot on land.

Writers: Alessandro Baricco, Giuseppe Tornatore | Director: Giuseppe Tornatore | Stars: Tim Roth, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Bill Nunn, Clarence Williams III

4. Birth (2004)

R | 100 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

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50 Metascore

A young boy attempts to convince a woman that he is her dead husband reborn.

Writers: Jean-Claude Carrière, Milo Addica, Jonathan Glazer | Director: Jonathan Glazer | Stars: Nicole Kidman, Cameron Bright, Lauren Bacall, Danny Huston

5. Ripley's Game (2002)

R | 110 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Tom Ripley persuades a man to commit a murder for a large sum of money. The situation goes out of control, and that man must escape trouble.

Writers: Charles McKeown, Liliana Cavani, Patricia Highsmith | Director: Liliana Cavani | Stars: John Malkovich, Dougray Scott, Lena Headey, Ray Winstone

6. Mommie Dearest (1981)

R | 129 min | Biography, Drama

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Mommie Dearest, best selling memoir, turned motion picture, depicts the abusive and traumatic adoptive upbringing of Christina Crawford at the hands of her mother...screen queen Joan Crawford.

Writers: Christina Crawford, Robert Getchell, Tracy Hotchner, Frank Perry, Frank Yablans | Director: Frank Perry | Stars: Faye Dunaway, Diana Scarwid, Steve Forrest, Howard Da Silva

7. The Wings of the Dove (1997)

R | 102 min | Drama, Romance

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73 Metascore

An impoverished woman who has been forced to choose between a privileged life with her wealthy aunt and her journalist lover, befriends an American heiress. When she discovers the heiress is attracted to her own lover and is dying, she sees a chance to have both the privileged life she cannot give up and the lover she cannot live without.

Writers: Henry James, Hossein Amini | Director: Iain Softley | Stars: Helena Bonham Carter, Linus Roache, Alex Jennings, Charlotte Rampling

8. The Sleeping Dictionary (2003)

R | 109 min | Drama, Romance

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John Truscott goes to Borneo to work with the Iban. He reports to Henry Bullard, who gives him a "sleeping dictionary"--one of the locals who teaches him the local language and culture. And... See full summary »

Writer: Guy Jenkin | Director: Guy Jenkin | Stars: Jessica Alba, Brenda Blethyn, Hugh Dancy, Bob Hoskins

9. Onegin (1999)

R | 106 min | Drama, Romance

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59 Metascore

In the opulent St. Petersburg of the Empire period, Eugene Onegin is a jaded but dashing aristocrat - a man often lacking in empathy, who suffers from restlessness, melancholy and, finally,... See full summary »

Writers: Peter Ettedgui, Alexander Pushkin, Michael Ignatieff | Director: Martha Fiennes | Stars: Ralph Fiennes, Liv Tyler, Toby Stephens, Lena Headey

10. Twelfth Night or What You Will (1996)

PG | 134 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Shakespeare's comedy of gender confusion, in which a girl disguises herself as a man to be near the count she adores, only to be pursued by the woman he loves.

Writers: William Shakespeare, Trevor Nunn | Director: Trevor Nunn | Stars: Helena Bonham Carter, Richard E. Grant, Imogen Stubbs, Steven Mackintosh

11. Romeo and Juliet (2013)

PG-13 | 118 min | Drama, Romance

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41 Metascore

Romeo and Juliet secretly wed despite the sworn contempt their families hold for each another. It is not long, however, before a chain of fateful events changes the lives of both families forever.

Writers: Julian Fellowes, William Shakespeare | Director: Carlo Carlei | Stars: Hailee Steinfeld, Douglas Booth, Damian Lewis, Laura Morante

12. The Winter Guest (1997)

R | 108 min | Drama

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A recent widow who is determined to leave Scotland for Australia with her son gets an unexpected visit from her aging mother.

Writers: Josep Llurba, Sharman Macdonald, Alan Rickman | Director: Alan Rickman | Stars: Phyllida Law, Emma Thompson, Sheila Reid, Sandra Voe

13. Tiger Eyes (2012)

PG-13 | 92 min | Drama

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56 Metascore

After Davey's father is killed in a hold-up, she and her mother and younger brother visit relatives in New Mexico. Here Davey is befriended by a young man who helps her find the strength to carry on and conquer her fears.

Writers: Judy Blume, Lawrence Blume | Director: Lawrence Blume | Stars: Willa Holland, Amy Jo Johnson, Tatanka Means, Elise Eberle

14. The Last September (1999)

R | 103 min | Drama, History, Romance

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69 Metascore

In 1920s Ireland, an elderly couple reside over a tired country estate. Living with them are their high-spirited niece, their Oxford student nephew, and married house guests, who are trying... See full summary »

Writers: Elizabeth Bowen, John Banville | Director: Deborah Warner | Stars: Michael Gambon, Tom Hickey, Keeley Hawes, David Tennant

15. Burning Secret (1988)

PG | 106 min | Drama

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This symbol-filled story, filmed with sensuous detail and nuance, is set in Austria in the 1920s. While being treated for asthma at a country spa, an American diplomat's lonely 12-year-old ... See full summary »

Writers: Andrew Birkin, Stefan Zweig | Director: Andrew Birkin | Stars: David Eberts, Faye Dunaway, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Ian Richardson

16. Paris Connections (2010)

Mystery, Romance

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Writers: Jackie Collins, Michael Tupy | Director: Harley Cokeliss | Stars: Nicole Steinwedell, Anthony Delon, Trudie Styler, Hudson Leick

17. Molly Moon: The Incredible Hypnotist (2014)

Family | Post-production

An orphan who practices hypnosis faces off against a bank robber who wants her book on the art form.

Writers: Tom Butterworth, Georgia Byng, Chris Hurford | Director: Christopher N. Rowley | Stars: Emily Watson, Dominic Monaghan, Anne-Marie Duff, Joan Collins

18. The Paris Wife

Drama | Announced

Writer Ernest Hemmingway and his wife, Hadley, struggle with a marital crisis in Paris during the 1920s.

Writers: Isabelle Dupuy, Paula McClain, Natasha Mostert

19. London Pride

Crime, Drama | Pre-production

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Writer: Blaise Douglas | Director: Simon Aboud

20. The Perfect Assassin

Thriller | Pre-production

A female American doctor sailing solo whose boat is hijacked by an Israeli assassin.

Writer: Andy Briggs

21. Stonecliff

Thriller | Pre-production

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Writers: Neal H. Dobrofsky, Tippi Dobrofsky

22. Death Is for the Living

Thriller | Announced

A series of copycat murders will challenge the preconceptions of the brilliant academic Angela and her lifelong studies of death and its rituals, throwing Angela into collaboration with one of the world's foremost mediums.

Writers: Julian Sedgwick, Marcus Sedgwick | Director: Liliana Cavani

23. Remote Control

Thriller | Announced

A British corporate intelligence analyst finds himself tangled up in a a conspiracy to destabilize the Chinese economy.

Writer: Mark Burnell

24. When You Reach Me

Drama | Announced

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25. Toby Alone

Adventure | Announced

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Writers: Andy Briggs, Timothée de Fombelle

26. Stratton: First Into Action

Thriller | Announced

Stratton: First Into Action is a thriller adaptation.