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1. Digging for Fire (2015)

R | 85 min | Drama

6.1
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81 Metascore

The discovery of a bone and a gun send a husband and wife on separate adventures over the course of a weekend.

Writers: Jake Johnson, Joe Swanberg | Director: Joe Swanberg | Stars: Jane Adams, Jeff Baena, Steve Berg, Mike Birbiglia

Votes: 195

2. Cake (II) (2014)

R | 102 min | Drama

6.5
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49 Metascore

Claire becomes fascinated by the suicide of a woman in her chronic pain support group while grappling with her own, very raw personal tragedy.

Writer: Patrick Tobin | Director: Daniel Barnz | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Adriana Barraza, Anna Kendrick, Sam Worthington

Votes: 18,558

3. The Newsroom (2012–2014)

TV-MA | 55 min | Drama

8.7
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A newsroom undergoes some changes in its workings and morals as a new team is brought in, bringing unexpected results for its existing news anchor.

Creator: Aaron Sorkin | Stars: Jeff Daniels, Emily Mortimer, John Gallagher Jr., Alison Pill

Votes: 68,344

4. Law & Order (1990–2010)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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The show follows a crime, usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points. The first half of the show concentrates on the investigation of the crime by the police, the second half follows the prosecution of the crime in court.

Creator: Dick Wolf | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, Dennis Farina, S. Epatha Merkerson

Votes: 23,070

5. Argo (2012)

R | 120 min | Drama, History, Thriller

7.8
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86 Metascore

Acting under the cover of a Hollywood producer scouting a location for a science fiction film, a CIA agent launches a dangerous operation to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the U.S. hostage crisis in Iran in 1980.

Writers: Chris Terrio, Tony Mendez, Joshuah Bearman | Director: Ben Affleck | Stars: Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, John Goodman, Alan Arkin

Votes: 402,547

6. Six Feet Under (2001–2005)

TV-MA | 55 min | Drama

8.8
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A drama series that takes a darkly comical look at members of a dysfunctional California family that runs an independent funeral home.

Creator: Alan Ball | Stars: Peter Krause, Michael C. Hall, Frances Conroy, Lauren Ambrose

Votes: 79,406

7. The Mindy Project (2012– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

7.4
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A young Ob/Gyn doctor balances her personal and professional life, surrounded by quirky co-workers in a small office.

Creator: Mindy Kaling | Stars: Mindy Kaling, Chris Messina, Ike Barinholtz, Ed Weeks

Votes: 19,346

8. Manglehorn (2014)

PG-13 | 97 min | Drama

5.9
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56 Metascore

Left heartbroken by the woman he loved and lost many years ago, Manglehorn, an eccentric small-town locksmith, tries to start his life over again with the help of a new friend.

Writer: Paul Logan | Director: David Gordon Green | Stars: Al Pacino, Holly Hunter, Harmony Korine, Chris Messina

Votes: 1,733

9. Damages (2007–2012)

TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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A law school graduate becomes the protégée of a successful high-stakes litigator.

Creators: Glenn Kessler, Todd A. Kessler, Daniel Zelman | Stars: Glenn Close, Rose Byrne, Tate Donovan, Zachary Booth

Votes: 22,916

10. Palo Alto (2013)

R | 100 min | Drama

6.3
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69 Metascore

Shy, sensitive April is the class virgin, torn between an illicit flirtation with her soccer coach Mr. B and an unrequited crush on sweet stoner Teddy. Emily, meanwhile, offers sexual ... See full summary »

Writers: Gia Coppola, James Franco | Director: Gia Coppola | Stars: Emma Roberts, James Franco, Jack Kilmer, Zoe Levin

Votes: 14,947

11. Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)

PG-13 | 96 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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70 Metascore

Two girlfriends on a summer holiday in Spain become enamored with the same painter, unaware that his ex-wife, with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the picture.

Writer: Woody Allen | Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Rebecca Hall, Scarlett Johansson, Javier Bardem, Christopher Evan Welch

Votes: 179,489

12. Medium (2005–2011)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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Suburban mom Allison Dubois attempts to balance family life with solving mysteries using her special gift. The dead send her visions of their deaths or other crimes while she sleeps.

Creator: Glenn Gordon Caron | Stars: Patricia Arquette, Miguel Sandoval, Jake Weber, Sofia Vassilieva

Votes: 19,908

13. Like Crazy (2011)

PG-13 | 90 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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71 Metascore

A British college student falls for an American student, only to be separated from him when she's banned from the U.S. after overstaying her visa.

Writers: Drake Doremus, Ben York Jones | Director: Drake Doremus | Stars: Felicity Jones, Anton Yelchin, Jennifer Lawrence, Charlie Bewley

Votes: 41,632

14. Devil (2010)

PG-13 | 80 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.3
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44 Metascore

A group of people are trapped in an elevator and the Devil is mysteriously amongst them.

Writers: Brian Nelson, M. Night Shyamalan | Director: John Erick Dowdle | Stars: Chris Messina, Caroline Dhavernas, Bokeem Woodbine, Logan Marshall-Green

Votes: 95,934

15. Julie & Julia (2009)

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

7.0
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66 Metascore

Julia Child's story of her start in the cooking profession is intertwined with blogger Julie Powell's 2002 challenge to cook all the recipes in Child's first book.

Writers: Nora Ephron, Julie Powell, Julia Child, Alex Prud'homme | Director: Nora Ephron | Stars: Amy Adams, Meryl Streep, Chris Messina, Stanley Tucci

Votes: 72,398

16. 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.

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

Votes: 70,951

17. Made of Honor (2008)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Romance

5.8
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37 Metascore

A guy in love with an engaged woman tries to win her over after she asks him to be her maid of honor.

Writers: Adam Sztykiel, Deborah Kaplan, Harry Elfont | Director: Paul Weiland | Stars: Patrick Dempsey, Michelle Monaghan, Kevin McKidd, Kadeem Hardison

Votes: 49,793

18. You've Got Mail (1998)

PG | 119 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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57 Metascore

Two business rivals hate each other at the office but fall in love over the internet.

Writers: Miklós László, Nora Ephron, Delia Ephron | Director: Nora Ephron | Stars: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Greg Kinnear, Parker Posey

Votes: 138,499

19. Rounders (1998)

R | 121 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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54 Metascore

A young man is a reformed gambler who must return to playing big stakes poker to help a friend pay off loan sharks.

Writers: David Levien, Brian Koppelman | Director: John Dahl | Stars: Matt Damon, Edward Norton, Gretchen Mol, John Malkovich

Votes: 113,793

20. Away We Go (2009)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.1
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58 Metascore

A couple who is expecting their first child travel around the U.S. in order to find a perfect place to start their family. Along the way, they have misadventures and find fresh connections with an assortment of relatives and old friends who just might help them discover "home" on their own terms for the first time.

Writers: Dave Eggers, Vendela Vida | Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: John Krasinski, Maya Rudolph, Allison Janney, Carmen Ejogo

Votes: 43,960

21. Third Watch (1999–2005)

44 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.9
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The exploits of a group of men and women who serve the City of New York as police officers, firemen, and paramedics in the fictional 55th Precinct.

Creators: Edward Allen Bernero, John Wells | Stars: Coby Bell, Skipp Sudduth, Jason Wiles, Molly Price

Votes: 7,081

22. Alex of Venice (2014)

R | 86 min | Drama

5.9
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56 Metascore

A workaholic attorney is forced to reinvent her life after her husband suddenly leaves.

Writers: Jessica Goldberg, Katie Nehra, Justin Shilton | Director: Chris Messina | Stars: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Chris Messina, Don Johnson, Derek Luke

Votes: 1,063

23. Greenberg (2010)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.1
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76 Metascore

A man from Los Angeles, who moved to New York years ago, returns to L.A. to figure out his life while he house-sits for his brother. He soon sparks with his brother's assistant.

Writers: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Noah Baumbach | Director: Noah Baumbach | Stars: Ben Stiller, Greta Gerwig, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Rhys Ifans

Votes: 27,344

24. Celeste & Jesse Forever (2012)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.7
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59 Metascore

A divorcing couple tries to maintain their friendship while they both pursue other people.

Writers: Rashida Jones, Will McCormack | Director: Lee Toland Krieger | Stars: Rashida Jones, Andy Samberg, Elijah Wood, Emma Roberts

Votes: 22,174

25. The Siege (1998)

R | 116 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.3
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53 Metascore

The secret US abduction of a suspected terrorist leads to a wave of terrorist attacks in New York that lead to the declaration of martial law.

Writers: Lawrence Wright, Menno Meyjes, Edward Zwick | Director: Edward Zwick | Stars: Denzel Washington, Bruce Willis, Annette Bening, Tony Shalhoub

Votes: 54,036

26. Axe Cop (2012– )

TV-MA | 15 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

7.4
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The adventures of an axe-wielding police officer dedicated to killing the various bad guys he comes across.

Creators: Ethan Nicolle, Malachai Nicolle, Judah Miller, Nick Weidenfeld | Stars: Nick Offerman, Ken Marino, Rob Huebel, Megan Mullally

Votes: 1,042

27. Conan (2010– )

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

8.2
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Conan O'Brien and his co-host Andy Richter discuss current news topics and interview celebrities and personalities.

Creators: Conan O'Brien, Bruce W. Timm | Stars: Conan O'Brien, Andy Richter, Jimmy Vivino, Jimmy Vivino and the Basic Cable Band

Votes: 14,588

28. The Giant Mechanical Man (2012)

PG-13 | 94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.7
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43 Metascore

An offbeat romantic comedy about a silver-painted street performer and the soft spoken zoo worker who falls for him.

Writer: Lee Kirk | Director: Lee Kirk | Stars: Jenna Fischer, Chris Messina, Topher Grace, Malin Akerman

Votes: 7,061

29. HitRECord on TV (2014– )

8.3
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A television show comprised of contributions from the hitRECord community, a collaborative production company founded by Joseph Gordon-Levitt and his brother "Burning Dan."

Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Kali Thomas, Rodnesha Green, Jack Keane

Votes: 707

30. Management (2008)

R | 94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.9
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50 Metascore

A traveling art saleswoman tries to shake off a flaky motel manager who falls for her and won't leave her alone.

Writer: Stephen Belber | Director: Stephen Belber | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Steve Zahn, Woody Harrelson, Margo Martindale

Votes: 14,299

31. Entertainment Tonight (1981– )

30 min | News

3.7
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"Entertainment Tonight" is the #1 syndicated entertainment newsmagazine in the world. Launched in 1981, ET is anchored by Mary Hart and Bob Goen. Primary substitute anchors are Jann Carl ... See full summary »

Creator: Alfred Masini | Stars: Mark Steines, Nancy O'Dell, Kevin Frazier, Mary Hart

Votes: 1,325

32. 28 Hotel Rooms (2012)

Not Rated | 82 min | Drama

5.7
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50 Metascore

A novelist and an accountant meet while they are traveling for work, and though they both are in relationships, their one-night stand could become something more.

Writer: Matt Ross | Director: Matt Ross | Stars: Marin Ireland, Chris Messina, Robert Deamer, Brett Collier

Votes: 2,096

33. Towelhead (2007)

R | 124 min | Drama

7.0
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57 Metascore

A young Arab-American girl struggles with her sexual obsession, a bigoted Army reservist and her strict father during the Gulf War.

Writers: Alan Ball, Alicia Erian | Director: Alan Ball | Stars: Summer Bishil, Aaron Eckhart, Peter Macdissi, Chris Messina

Votes: 9,894

34. Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (2009)

80 min | Comedy, Drama

5.7
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44 Metascore

A graduate student (Nicholson) copes with a recent breakup by conducting interviews with various men.

Writers: John Krasinski, David Foster Wallace | Director: John Krasinski | Stars: Julianne Nicholson, Ben Shenkman, Timothy Hutton, Michael Cerveris

Votes: 2,773

35. The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005–2015)

TV-14 | 40 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

8.3
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Making a satire out of the entire Late Night Show concept Scotsman Craig Ferguson hosts his show with a robot skeleton and a "horse" as his sidekicks. The show features the stereotypical parts of a Late Show, but all in their own, raw way.

Stars: Craig Ferguson, Shadoe Stevens, Josh Robert Thompson, Joseph Bolter

Votes: 7,938

36. Turn It Up (2000)

R | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Action

4.4
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18 Metascore

Trying to bootstrap his way out of Brooklyn's mean streets is Diamond, a rap musician. With his long-time pal Gage acting as his manager, he's trying to lay down a demo tape with cut-rate ... See full summary »

Writers: Ray 'Cory' Daniels, Chris Hudson, Kelly Hilaire, Robert Adetuyi | Director: Robert Adetuyi | Stars: Pras Michel, Ja Rule, Jason Statham, Vondie Curtis-Hall

Votes: 913

37. An Invisible Sign (2010)

PG-13 | 96 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

5.4
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23 Metascore

Mona Gray is a 20-year-old loner who, as a child, turned to math for salvation after her father became ill. As an adult, Mona now teaches the subject and must help her students through their own crises.

Writers: Pamela Falk, Michael Ellis, Aimee Bender | Director: Marilyn Agrelo | Stars: Jessica Alba, Chris Messina, Sonia Braga, John Shea

Votes: 2,927

38. The Trouble with Bliss (2011)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Drama

5.4
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38 Metascore

A guy in his mid-thirties watches as his life comically unravels after he enters into a relationship with the daughter of a former high school classmate.

Writers: Michael Knowles, Douglas Light | Director: Michael Knowles | Stars: Michael C. Hall, Peter Fonda, Lucy Liu, Brie Larson

Votes: 1,889

39. Geezer (2015)

Comedy, Drama, Music | Post-production

An aging punk rocker copes with life after rock.

Writer: Lee Kirk | Director: Lee Kirk | Stars: Billie Joe Armstrong, Selma Blair, Judy Greer, Madisyn Shipman

40. Sam Smith: I'm Not the Only One (2014)

Short, Music

9.4
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Music Video to Sam Smith's world renowned song "I Know I'm Not The Only One".

Director: Luke Monaghan | Stars: Christina Elise, Dianna Agron, Chris Messina

Votes: 84

41. The Sweet Life (2016)

Drama | Post-production

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Writer: Jared Rappaport | Director: Rob Spera | Stars: Abigail Spencer, Maggie Siff, Chris Messina, Tyson Ritter

42. Ira & Abby (2006)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Romance

6.5
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62 Metascore

A hastily married couple quickly devolve into a life of affairs, meddling parents, and therapy.

Writer: Jennifer Westfeldt | Director: Robert Cary | Stars: Jennifer Westfeldt, Chris Messina, Jason Alexander, David Margulies

Votes: 1,893

43. Humboldt County (2008)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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54 Metascore

A disillusioned medical student is stranded for a summer in a remote community of counterculture pot farmers, the last place in the world he imagined he would discover himself.

Writers: Darren Grodsky, Danny Jacobs | Directors: Darren Grodsky, Danny Jacobs | Stars: Jeremy Strong, Fairuza Balk, Peter Bogdanovich, Vicky Monroe

Votes: 2,131

44. Monogamy (2010)

Unrated | 96 min | Drama, Romance

5.0
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47 Metascore

The strained relationship of an engaged Brooklyn couple, Theo (Chris Messina) and Nat (Rashida Jones). Theo is bored with his job as a wedding photographer-the generic backgrounds, the ... See full summary »

Writers: Dana Adam Shapiro, Evan M. Wiener | Director: Dana Adam Shapiro | Stars: Chris Messina, Rashida Jones, Meital Dohan, Zak Orth

Votes: 589

45. Fairhaven (2012)

Not Rated | 81 min | Comedy, Drama

5.2
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54 Metascore

Dave returns to his hometown on the Massachusetts coast for his father's funeral, where his reunion with two old friends provides a healthy dose of reality.

Writers: Chris Messina, Tom O'Brien | Director: Tom O'Brien | Stars: Chris Messina, Rich Sommer, Tom O'Brien, Sarah Paulson

Votes: 383

46. Anatomy of Hope (2009 TV Movie)

Drama

5.8
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Medical drama based on the lives of cancer patients. Based on Jerome Groopman's "The Anatomy of Hope: How People Prevail in the Face of Illness."

Writers: Tom Schulman, Rafael Yglesias | Director: J.J. Abrams | Stars: Joey King, Lauren Lee Smith, Chris Messina, Eion Bailey

Votes: 84

47. OM City (2015– )

Comedy | Post-production

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Stars: Chris Messina, James Waterston, Michael Godere, Louis Cancelmi

48. Ordinary Sinner (2001)

91 min | Drama, Romance

5.3
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35 Metascore

Three friends encounter violence and bigotry in a small college town.

Writer: William Mahone | Director: John Henry Davis | Stars: Brendan Hines, Elizabeth Banks, Kris Park, A Martinez

Votes: 176

49. Denise (2012)

Short, Drama

6.2
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A girl helps a guy untangle his web of lies.

Writer: Neil LaBute | Director: Lee Toland Krieger | Stars: Alison Pill, Chris Messina, T. Lynn Mikeska

Votes: 42

50. Big Apple (2001– )

60 min | Drama, Crime, Mystery

7.6
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The FBI and the New York Police Department battle to keep the mob from taking a bite out of the Big Apple.

Stars: Ed O'Neill, Kim Dickens, Michael Madsen, Jeffrey Pierce

Votes: 94