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1. The Conjuring 2 (2016)

R | 134 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

7.8
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65 Metascore

Lorraine and Ed Warren travel to north London to help a single mother raising four children alone in a house plagued by a malicious spirit.

Writers: Carey Hayes, Chad Hayes, James Wan, David Leslie Johnson | Director: James Wan | Stars: Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Madison Wolfe, Frances O'Connor

Votes: 61,812 | Gross: $101.10M

2. Midsomer Murders (1997– )

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A veteran DCI and his young sergeant investigate murders around the regional community of Midsomer County.

Creator: Caroline Graham | Stars: John Nettles, Jane Wymark, Barry Jackson, Jason Hughes

Votes: 15,212

3. Absolutely Fabulous (1992–2012)

TV-14 | 45 min | Comedy

8.2
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Edina Monsoon and her best friend Patsy drive Eddie's sensible daughter, Saffron, up the wall with their constant drug abuse and outrageous selfishness. Numerous in-jokes and heavy doses of... See full summary »

Stars: Jennifer Saunders, Joanna Lumley, Julia Sawalha, June Whitfield

Votes: 13,962

4. Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)

PG-13 | 131 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

7.4
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75 Metascore

Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate - an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF.

Writers: Christopher McQuarrie, Drew Pearce, Bruce Geller | Director: Christopher McQuarrie | Stars: Tom Cruise, Rebecca Ferguson, Jeremy Renner, Simon Pegg

Votes: 230,142 | Gross: $195.00M

5. The Theory of Everything (2014)

PG-13 | 123 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.7
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72 Metascore

A look at the relationship between the famous physicist Stephen Hawking and his wife.

Writers: Anthony McCarten, Jane Hawking | Director: James Marsh | Stars: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Tom Prior, Sophie Perry

Votes: 263,532 | Gross: $35.89M

6. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)

PG-13 | 146 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

7.7
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65 Metascore

As Harry races against time and evil to destroy the Horcruxes, he uncovers the existence of three most powerful objects in the wizarding world: the Deathly Hallows.

Writers: Steve Kloves, J.K. Rowling | Director: David Yates | Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Bill Nighy

Votes: 326,835 | Gross: $294.98M

7. The Borgias (2011–2013)

TV-MA | 50 min | Crime, Drama, History

7.9
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The saga of a crime family in 15th century Italy.

Creator: Neil Jordan | Stars: Jeremy Irons, François Arnaud, Holliday Grainger, Peter Sullivan

Votes: 38,903

8. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

R | 127 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.1
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85 Metascore

In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6.

Writers: Bridget O'Connor, Peter Straughan, John le Carré | Director: Tomas Alfredson | Stars: Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, Tom Hardy, Mark Strong

Votes: 148,628 | Gross: $24.10M

9. The Golden Compass (2007)

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

6.1
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51 Metascore

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

Votes: 148,721 | Gross: $70.08M

10. Robin Hood (2010)

PG-13 | 140 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.7
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53 Metascore

In 12th century England, Robin and his band of marauders confront corruption in a local village and lead an uprising against the crown that will forever alter the balance of world power.

Writers: Brian Helgeland, Ethan Reiff, Cyrus Voris | Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett, Matthew Macfadyen, Max von Sydow

Votes: 211,310 | Gross: $105.22M

11. Jane Eyre (2011)

PG-13 | 120 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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76 Metascore

A mousy governess who softens the heart of her employer soon discovers that he's hiding a terrible secret.

Writers: Charlotte Brontë, Moira Buffini | Director: Cary Joji Fukunaga | Stars: Mia Wasikowska, Michael Fassbender, Jamie Bell, Su Elliot

Votes: 62,953 | Gross: $11.23M

12. Body of Lies (2008)

R | 128 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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57 Metascore

A CIA agent on the ground in Jordan hunts down a powerful terrorist leader while being caught between the unclear intentions of his American supervisors and Jordan Intelligence.

Writers: William Monahan, David Ignatius | Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Russell Crowe, Mark Strong, Golshifteh Farahani

Votes: 173,787 | Gross: $39.38M

13. Utopia (2013–2014)

TV-MA | 50 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.5
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After a group of people, who meet online, discover a bizarre graphic novel which seems to hold mysterious answers, they find themselves being tracked down by a merciless organization known merely as 'The Network'.

Creator: Dennis Kelly | Stars: Fiona O'Shaughnessy, Alexandra Roach, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Adeel Akhtar

Votes: 25,446

14. Magic in the Moonlight (2014)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
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54 Metascore

A romantic comedy about an Englishman brought in to help unmask a possible swindle. Personal and professional complications ensue.

Writer: Woody Allen | Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Colin Firth, Emma Stone, Marcia Gay Harden, Hamish Linklater

Votes: 45,082 | Gross: $10.51M

15. The Last King of Scotland (2006)

R | 123 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.7
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74 Metascore

Based on the events of the brutal Ugandan dictator Idi Amin's regime as seen by his personal physician during the 1970's.

Writers: Peter Morgan, Jeremy Brock, Giles Foden | Director: Kevin Macdonald | Stars: James McAvoy, Forest Whitaker, Gillian Anderson, Kerry Washington

Votes: 145,237 | Gross: $17.61M

16. The Manchurian Candidate (2004)

R | 129 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

6.6
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76 Metascore

In the midst of the Gulf War, soldiers are kidnapped and brainwashed for sinister purposes.

Writers: Richard Condon, George Axelrod, Daniel Pyne, Dean Georgaris | Director: Jonathan Demme | Stars: Denzel Washington, Liev Schreiber, Meryl Streep, Kimberly Elise

Votes: 86,261 | Gross: $65.95M

17. The Vicar of Dibley (1994–2007)

60 min | Comedy

8.0
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A boisterous female minister comes to serve in an eccentricly conservative small town's church.

Stars: Dawn French, James Fleet, Trevor Peacock, Gary Waldhorn

Votes: 8,058

18. Mr. Bean's Holiday (2007)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Family

6.3
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56 Metascore

Mr. Bean wins a trip to Cannes where he unwittingly separates a young boy from his father and must help the two come back together. On the way he discovers France, bicycling, and true love, among other things.

Writers: Rowan Atkinson, Richard Curtis, Simon McBurney, Hamish McColl, Robin Driscoll | Director: Steve Bendelack | Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Willem Dafoe, Steve Pemberton, Lily Atkinson

Votes: 88,406 | Gross: $32.55M

19. The Duchess (2008)

PG-13 | 110 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.9
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62 Metascore

A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.

Writers: Jeffrey Hatcher, Anders Thomas Jensen, Saul Dibb, Amanda Foreman | Director: Saul Dibb | Stars: Keira Knightley, Ralph Fiennes, Dominic Cooper, Charlotte Rampling

Votes: 61,575 | Gross: $13.82M

20. The Casual Vacancy (2015 TV Mini-Series)

180 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.6
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The citizens of the small British town of Pagford fight for the spot on the parish council after Barry Fairbrother dies.

Stars: Rory Kinnear, Emily Bevan, Michael Gambon, Abigail Lawrie

Votes: 2,101

21. Friends with Money (2006)

R | 88 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.9
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68 Metascore

After she quits her lucrative job, Olivia finds herself unsure about her future and her relationships with her successful and wealthy friends.

Writer: Nicole Holofcener | Director: Nicole Holofcener | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Frances McDormand, Catherine Keener, Joan Cusack

Votes: 19,682 | Gross: $13.37M

22. The Reckoning (II) (2002)

R | 112 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.6
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49 Metascore

A priest on the lam takes up with a traveling band of actors, who then discover a murder has occurred and try to solve it by recreating the crime in a play.

Writers: Barry Unsworth, Mark Mills | Director: Paul McGuigan | Stars: Willem Dafoe, Paul Bettany, Marian Aguilera, Trevor Steedman

Votes: 4,960 | Gross: $0.26M

23. Rev. (2010–2014)

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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The misadventures of an Anglican vicar, his wife, and a small but odd group of parishioners in London.

Creators: James Wood, Tom Hollander | Stars: Tom Hollander, Olivia Colman, Steve Evets, Miles Jupp

Votes: 1,495

24. Boogie Woogie (2009)

R | 94 min | Comedy, Drama

5.3
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A comedy of manners set against the backdrop of contemporary London and the international art scene.

Writer: Danny Moynihan | Director: Duncan Ward | Stars: Gillian Anderson, Alan Cumming, Heather Graham, Danny Huston

Votes: 2,949 | Gross: $0.00M

25. Kafka (1991)

PG-13 | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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46 Metascore

Writer Franz Kafka works during the day at an insurance company where events lead him to discover a mysterious underground society with strange suppressive goals.

Writer: Lem Dobbs | Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: Jeremy Irons, Theresa Russell, Joel Grey, Ian Holm

Votes: 7,845 | Gross: $1.10M

26. Being Human (1994)

PG-13 | 122 min | Comedy, Drama

5.3
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33 Metascore

One man must learn the meaning of courage across four lifetimes centuries apart.

Writer: Bill Forsyth | Director: Bill Forsyth | Stars: Robin Williams, John Turturro, Kelly Hunter, Maudie Johnson

Votes: 3,300 | Gross: $1.52M

27. Bright Young Things (2003)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, War

6.7
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64 Metascore

An adaptation of Evelyn Waugh's novel "Vile Bodies," is a look into the lives of a young novelist, his would-be lover, and a host of young people who beautified London in the 1930s.

Writers: Stephen Fry, Evelyn Waugh | Director: Stephen Fry | Stars: Stephen Campbell Moore, Emily Mortimer, Dan Aykroyd, Simon McBurney

Votes: 4,336 | Gross: $0.93M

28. The Comic Strip Presents... (1982– )

Comedy

8.0
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A series of self contained TV films starring performers from London's "Comic Strip" comedy club and their friends. Noted for a high sense of parody of previous films, literature, and generally everyone in sight.

Stars: Peter Richardson, Adrian Edmondson, Jennifer Saunders, Nigel Planer

Votes: 765

29. The Luzhin Defence (2000)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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64 Metascore

Two worlds collide when an eccentric genius falls in love with a strong-willed society beauty.

Writers: Vladimir Nabokov, Peter Berry | Director: Marleen Gorris | Stars: John Turturro, Emily Watson, Geraldine James, Stuart Wilson

Votes: 3,791 | Gross: $1.05M

30. Onegin (1999)

R | 106 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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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

Votes: 6,272 | Gross: $0.18M

31. Cousin Bette (1998)

R | 108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.2
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Cousin Bette is a poor and lonely seamstress, who, after the death of her prominent and wealthy sister, tries to ingratiate herself into lives of her brother-in-law, Baron Hulot, and her ... See full summary »

Writers: Honoré de Balzac, Lynn Siefert, Susan Tarr | Director: Des McAnuff | Stars: Jessica Lange, Elisabeth Shue, Bob Hoskins, Hugh Laurie

Votes: 2,080 | Gross: $1.20M

32. Mesmer (1994)

Not Rated | 107 min | Biography, Drama

6.2
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A biography of the eighteenth century Viennese physician, Franz Anton Mesmer, who used unorthodox healing practices based on his theory of "animal magnetism."

Writer: Dennis Potter | Director: Roger Spottiswoode | Stars: Donal Donnelly, David Burke, Peter Dvorsky, Alan Rickman

Votes: 781

33. Tom & Viv (1994)

PG-13 | 115 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.5
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In 1915, T.S. (Tom) Eliot and Vivienne Haigh-Wood elope, but her longstanding gynecological and emotional problems disrupt their planned honeymoon. Her father is angry because Tom's poetry ... See full summary »

Writers: Michael Hastings, Adrian Hodges | Director: Brian Gilbert | Stars: Willem Dafoe, Miranda Richardson, Rosemary Harris, Tim Dutton

Votes: 1,280 | Gross: $0.54M

34. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I (2010 Video Game)

Fantasy

6.4
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Harry,Ron,and Hermione search for horcruxes, and fight for what is theres

Writers: J.K. Rowling, Andrew S. Walsh | Directors: Matt Birch, Adele Cutting, Andrew S. Walsh | Stars: Adam Sopp, Rupert Grint, Alice Keenan, Rupert Degas

Votes: 251

35. Screenplay (1986–1993)

Comedy

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Stars: John Kavanagh, Tony Doyle, Michael Liebmann, Kenneth Cranham

Votes: 38

36. The Ogre (1996)

118 min | Drama

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Frenchman Abel Tiffauges likes children, and wants to protect them against the grown-ups. Falsely suspected as child molester, he's recruited as a soldier in the 2nd World War, but very ... See full summary »

Writers: Michel Tournier, Jean-Claude Carrière, Volker Schlöndorff | Director: Volker Schlöndorff | Stars: John Malkovich, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Gottfried John, Marianne Sägebrecht

Votes: 1,977 | Gross: $0.05M

37. Performance (1992– )

Drama

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Stars: Ian Holm, Ronald Pickup, Jane Horrocks, Hugh Grant

Votes: 35

38. The Two of Us (1986–1990)

60 min | Comedy

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It's about a young couple living in a basement apartment and the funny thing that happen to them and their family.

Stars: Nicholas Lyndhurst, Janet Dibley, Tenniel Evans, Paul McDowell

Votes: 96

39. Skagerrak (2003)

104 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.2
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Skagerrak is the story of being hit by happiness when you least expect it. In their late twenties and tired of partying their way around the world, Danish Marie and Irish Sophie come ashore... See full summary »

Writers: Anders Thomas Jensen, Søren Kragh-Jacobsen | Director: Søren Kragh-Jacobsen | Stars: Iben Hjejle, Bronagh Gallagher, Martin Henderson, Ewen Bremner

Votes: 691

40. Human Touch (2004)

Not Rated | 102 min | Drama

6.0
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The wealthy Edward (Haywood) sparks to Anna (Mckenzie), the lead voice in a choir that's raising money for an upcoming trip to China. He donates money to her choir, and she agrees to sit ... See full summary »

Writer: Paul Cox | Director: Paul Cox | Stars: Jacqueline McKenzie, Aaron Blabey, Chris Haywood, Rebecca Frith

Votes: 127

41. A Business Affair (1994)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Romance

5.6
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This is the story of the lovely Kate Swallow and the loves of her life. At the start she is with Alec Bolton, a noted author, who discourages her when she wants to write a novel. Later she ... See full summary »

Writers: Charlotte Brändström, Lucy Flannery, Barbara Skelton, William Stadiem | Director: Charlotte Brändström | Stars: Christopher Walken, Carole Bouquet, Jonathan Pryce, Sheila Hancock

Votes: 337

42. For Those Who Can Tell No Tales (2013)

82 min | Drama

6.5
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An Australian tourist discovers the silent legacy of wartime atrocities when she arrives in a seemingly idyllic little town on the border of Bosnia and Serbia.

Writers: Zoran Solomun, Kym Vercoe, Jasmila Zbanic | Director: Jasmila Zbanic | Stars: Kym Vercoe, Boris Isakovic, Simon McBurney, Branko Cvejic

Votes: 194

43. Inside-Out (1999)

7 min | Short

6.5
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Girl cleaning windows of an Oxford St store catches the eye of a guy in the street who larks about much to her amusement

Writer: Dylan Ritson | Directors: Charles Guard, Thomas Guard | Stars: Lena Headey, Simon McBurney

Votes: 340

44. Knifeman (2014 TV Movie)

Thriller

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Set in 18th century London, Knifeman will focus on the untold story of a charming, arrogant, decorum-breaking genius who challenges societal norms to transform his visions into cutting-edge discoveries.

Writers: Wendy Moore, Rolin Jones, Ron Fitzgerald | Director: Craig Zisk | Stars: Tom Hollander, Simon McBurney, Daniel Mays, Paul Blackwell

45. Stolen (1990– )

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Stars: Cheryl Prime, Art Malik, Mary Maddox, Dean Ashraf

Votes: 9

46. Eisenstein (2000)

99 min | Drama

6.1
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Writer: Renny Bartlett | Director: Renny Bartlett | Stars: Simon McBurney, Raymond Coulthard, Jacqueline McKenzie, Jonathan Hyde

Votes: 139

47. The 52nd Annual Tony Awards (1998 TV Special)

Family

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Writers: Thomas Meehan, Bruce Vilanch | Director: Paul Miller | Stars: Rosie O'Donnell, Lynn Ahrens, Alan Alda, Jane Alexander

Votes: 33

48. The Caucasian Chalk Circle (1997 Video)

178 min

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Writer: Bertolt Brecht | Stars: Mehr Mansuri, Simon McBurney

49. Torte Bluma (2005)

22 min | Short, Drama

7.8
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Torte Bluma is a sobering film inspired by a real-life episode in the life of Franz Stangl (played by Stellan), the German commandant at the Treblinka Extermination Camp, and the Jewish prisoner who cooks his meals.

Writer: Barry Langford | Director: Benjamin Ross | Stars: Stellan Skarsgård, Simon McBurney, James Arden, Benedick Bates

Votes: 60

50. La mandrágora (1997–2010)

30 min | News

6.6
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Stars: Rocío Muñoz-Cobo, Lara López, Liz Lobato, Silvia Ruiz

Votes: 18