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1. High-Rise (2015)

R | 119 min | Drama

5.9
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65 Metascore

Life for the residents of a tower block begins to run out of control.

Writers: J.G. Ballard, Amy Jump | Director: Ben Wheatley | Stars: Tom Hiddleston, Jeremy Irons, Sienna Miller, Luke Evans

Votes: 13,979 | Gross: $0.32M

2. Rome (2005–2007)

TV-MA | 90 min | Action, Drama, History

8.9
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A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic.

Creators: Bruno Heller, William J. MacDonald, John Milius | Stars: Kevin McKidd, Ray Stevenson, Polly Walker, Kerry Condon

Votes: 112,655

3. Roots (2016 TV Mini-Series)

Drama, History

7.8
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An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", chronicling the history of an African slave sold to America and his descendants.

Stars: Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Malachi Kirby, Forest Whitaker, Laurence Fishburne

Votes: 3,047

4. Revenge (2011–2015)

TV-PG | 44 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

8.0
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An emotionally troubled young woman makes it her mission to exact revenge against the people who wronged her father.

Creator: Mike Kelley | Stars: Madeleine Stowe, Emily VanCamp, Gabriel Mann, Nick Wechsler

Votes: 98,315

5. John Carter (2012)

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

6.6
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51 Metascore

Transported to Barsoom, a Civil War vet discovers a barren planet seemingly inhabited by 12-foot tall barbarians. Finding himself prisoner of these creatures, he escapes, only to encounter Woola and a princess in desperate need of a savior.

Writers: Andrew Stanton, Mark Andrews, Michael Chabon, Edgar Rice Burroughs | Director: Andrew Stanton | Stars: Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, Willem Dafoe, Samantha Morton

Votes: 211,681 | Gross: $73.06M

6. The Following (2013–2015)

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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A brilliant and charismatic, yet psychotic serial killer communicates with other active serial killers and activates a cult of believers following his every command.

Creator: Kevin Williamson | Stars: Kevin Bacon, James Purefoy, Shawn Ashmore, Valorie Curry

Votes: 73,641

7. A Knight's Tale (2001)

PG-13 | 132 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

6.9
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54 Metascore

After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight.

Writer: Brian Helgeland | Director: Brian Helgeland | Stars: Heath Ledger, Mark Addy, Rufus Sewell, Shannyn Sossamon

Votes: 136,620 | Gross: $56.08M

8. Episodes (2011– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy

7.8
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British writer-producers Beverly and Sean Lincoln (Tamsin Greig and Stephen Mangan), have a wonderful marriage and a hit TV series to their credit. Things couldn't be better. Until Merc ... See full summary »

Creators: David Crane, Jeffrey Klarik | Stars: Matt LeBlanc, Stephen Mangan, Tamsin Greig, Kathleen Rose Perkins

Votes: 24,997

9. Equity (2016)

R | 100 min | Drama

4.5
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70 Metascore

Senior investment banker Naomi Bishop is threatened by a financial scandal and must untangle a web of corruption.

Writers: Amy Fox, Sarah Megan Thomas | Director: Meera Menon | Stars: Anna Gunn, James Purefoy, Sarah Megan Thomas, Alysia Reiner

Votes: 206

10. Resident Evil (2002)

R | 100 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.7
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33 Metascore

A special military unit fights a powerful, out-of-control supercomputer and hundreds of scientists who have mutated into flesh-eating creatures after a laboratory accident.

Writer: Paul W.S. Anderson | Director: Paul W.S. Anderson | Stars: Milla Jovovich, Michelle Rodriguez, Ryan McCluskey, Oscar Pearce

Votes: 197,980 | Gross: $39.53M

11. The Hollow Crown (2012– )

150 min | Drama, History

8.5
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A mini-series of adaptations of Shakespeare's history plays: Richard II, Henry IV Parts One and Two, and Henry V.

Stars: Anton Lesser, Jimi James, Simon Russell Beale, Tom Hiddleston

Votes: 3,347

12. Momentum (I) (2015)

96 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

5.5
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18 Metascore

Alex, a mysterious thief, is pulled in by her former partner for one last heist. She quickly finds it was never just about the diamonds. A brutal murder sparks a cat and mouse chase between... See full summary »

Writers: Adam Marcus, Debra Sullivan | Director: Stephen S. Campanelli | Stars: Olga Kurylenko, James Purefoy, Morgan Freeman, Jenna Saras

Votes: 7,927

13. Camelot (2011– )

45 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.5
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King Uther dies suddenly. Britain is facing chaos. The sorcerer Merlin appoints the not so known son and heir Arthur as the king who was raised as a commoner, but his half sister has other ... See full summary »

Creators: Chris Chibnall, Michael Hirst | Stars: Joseph Fiennes, Jamie Campbell Bower, Tamsin Egerton, Peter Mooney

Votes: 20,065

14. Hap and Leonard (2016– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.4
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Set in the late 1980's, Hap and Leonard is a darkly comic swamp noir of two best friends, one femme fatale, a crew of washed up revolutionaries, a pair of murderous psycho killers, some lost loot, and the fuzz.

Creators: Nick Damici, Jim Mickle | Stars: James Purefoy, Michael Kenneth Williams, Jimmi Simpson, Bill Sage

Votes: 1,620

15. Mansfield Park (1999)

PG-13 | 112 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.1
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71 Metascore

At 10, Fanny Price, a poor relation, goes to live at Mansfield Park, the estate of her aunt's husband, Sir Thomas. Clever, studious, and a writer with an ironic imagination and fine moral ... See full summary »

Writers: Jane Austen, Patricia Rozema | Director: Patricia Rozema | Stars: Frances O'Connor, Jonny Lee Miller, Alessandro Nivola, Hannah Taylor Gordon

Votes: 16,365 | Gross: $4.76M

16. Ironclad (2011)

R | 121 min | Action, Adventure, History

6.2
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42 Metascore

In 13th-century England, a small group of Knights Templar fight to defend Rochester Castle against the tyrannical King John.

Writers: Jonathan English, Erick Kastel, Stephen McDool | Director: Jonathan English | Stars: Paul Giamatti, Jason Flemyng, Brian Cox, James Purefoy

Votes: 34,259

17. Solomon Kane (2009)

R | 104 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.1
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48 Metascore

A ruthless mercenary renounces violence after learning his soul is bound for hell. When a young girl is kidnapped and her family slain by a sorcerer's murderous cult, he is forced to fight and seek his redemption slaying evil.

Writers: Michael J. Bassett, Robert E. Howard | Director: Michael J. Bassett | Stars: James Purefoy, Max von Sydow, Rachel Hurd-Wood, Pete Postlethwaite

Votes: 58,995

18. The Edge of Love (2008)

R | 110 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.3
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39 Metascore

Two feisty, free-spirited women are connected by the brilliant, charismatic poet who loves them both.

Writers: Sharman Macdonald, Rebekah Gilbertson | Director: John Maybury | Stars: Keira Knightley, Sienna Miller, Matthew Rhys, Simon Armstrong

Votes: 13,424 | Gross: $0.03M

19. Vanity Fair (2004)

PG-13 | 141 min | Drama

6.2
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53 Metascore

Growing up poor in London, Becky Sharp (Witherspoon) defies her poverty-stricken background and ascends the social ladder alongside her best friend, Amelia.

Writers: Matthew Faulk, Mark Skeet, Julian Fellowes, William Makepeace Thackeray | Director: Mira Nair | Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Romola Garai, James Purefoy, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

Votes: 17,344 | Gross: $16.12M

20. Live! with Kelly (1988– )

60 min | Talk-Show

5.0
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This popular and long-running morning talk show owes much of its success to the chemistry between its two hosts, Regis Philbin and Kelly Ripa. Although the format is not significantly ... See full summary »

Stars: Kelly Ripa, Michael Strahan, Regis Philbin, Tony Pigg

Votes: 1,292

21. I Hate Valentine's Day (2009)

PG-13 | 98 min | Comedy, Romance

4.7
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17 Metascore

A florist, who abides by a strict five-date-limit with any man, finds herself wanting more with the new restaurateur in town.

Writers: Nia Vardalos, Stephen David, Ben Zook | Director: Nia Vardalos | Stars: Nia Vardalos, John Corbett, Judah Friedlander, Stephen Guarino

Votes: 6,920 | Gross: $0.01M

22. Injustice (2011 TV Mini-Series)

300 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.4
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A defense barrister is faced with the proposition: what can you do when you have defended the indefensible?

Creator: Anthony Horowitz | Stars: James Purefoy, Charlie Creed-Miles, Sasha Behar, Dervla Kirwan

Votes: 953

23. Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009– )

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

7.1
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Comedian Jimmy Fallon hosts a late-night talk show.

Stars: Jimmy Fallon, The Roots, Steve Higgins, Bashir Salahuddin

Votes: 9,349

24. Big Morning Buzz Live (2011– )

60 min | Talk-Show

6.5
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Hosted by Carrie Keagan for it's first nine seasons, then Nick Lachey for its final season, Big Morning Buzz Live is a fun and edgy, one-hour morning talk show on VH1.

Stars: Carrie Keagan, Jason Dundas, Jim Shearer, Janell Snowden

Votes: 72

25. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1996 TV Mini-Series)

159 min | Drama

7.5
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Based on a little known 1848 novel by Anne Bronte, Tara Fitzgerald stars as an enigmatic young woman who moves to 19th Century Yorkshire with a young son. Distancing herself from everyone ... See full summary »

Stars: Toby Stephens, Tara Fitzgerald, Rupert Graves, Sarah Badel

Votes: 1,830

26. 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: 1,494

27. Churchill (2016)

Thriller | Post-production

A ticking-clock thriller following Winston Churchill in the 24 hours before D-Day.

Writer: Alex von Tunzelmann | Director: Jonathan Teplitzky | Stars: Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson, John Slattery, James Purefoy

28. Wicked Blood (2014 Video)

Not Rated | 92 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.4
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Hannah and Amber Baker are trapped in a dark Southern underworld of violence, drugs and bikers. Both live in fear of their "Uncle Frank" Stinson, the ruthless leader of a crime organization.

Writer: Mark Young | Director: Mark Young | Stars: Abigail Breslin, Sean Bean, James Purefoy, Alexa PenaVega

Votes: 1,868

29. The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991–1993)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

9.0
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Holmes and Dr Watson solve the mysteries of the disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax, Thor Bridge, Shoscombe Old Place, the Boscombe Valley, an illustrious client and a creeping man.

Stars: Jeremy Brett, Edward Hardwicke, Rosalie Williams, Colin Jeavons

Votes: 2,941

30. Maybe Baby (2000)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Romance

5.7
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46 Metascore

A comedy about a couple (Hugh Laurie and Joely Richardson) who are trying to conceive a child.

Writer: Ben Elton | Directors: Ben Elton, Hugh Laurie | Stars: Hugh Laurie, Joely Richardson, Matthew Macfadyen, Adrian Lester

Votes: 4,962 | Gross: $0.01M

31. Interlude in Prague (2017)

Biography, Drama, Romance | Post-production

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Writers: Brian Ashby, Helen Clare Cromarty, John Stephenson | Director: John Stephenson | Stars: James Purefoy, Aneurin Barnard, Samantha Barks, Morfydd Clark

32. Don Quixote (2000 TV Movie)

120 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance

6.2
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Adapted from the work of Miguel de Cervantes, this is the story of a hidalgo, fanatic for chivalry novels, who loses his sanity and believing to be a knight named Don Quixote de La Mancha, ... See full summary »

Writers: Miguel de Cervantes y Saavedra, John Mortimer | Director: Peter Yates | Stars: John Lithgow, Bob Hoskins, Isabella Rossellini, Vanessa Williams

Votes: 1,306

33. George and the Dragon (2004)

PG | 93 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.7
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A knight returning from the Crusades takes on a dragon and becomes a legend.

Writers: Tom Reeve, Michael Burks | Director: Tom Reeve | Stars: James Purefoy, Piper Perabo, Patrick Swayze, Michael Clarke Duncan

Votes: 3,077

34. Boon (1986–1992)

60 min | Drama, Comedy

6.4
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Ken Boon and Harry Crawford are two middle-aged ex-firemen who start out in business together, initially in Birmingham and later in Nottingham. During the seven series (1986-1992), Ken ... See full summary »

Creators: Jim Hill, William Stair | Stars: Michael Elphick, David Daker, Neil Morrissey, Elizabeth Carling

Votes: 453

35. The Mayor of Casterbridge (2003 TV Movie)

196 min | Drama

7.9
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At a country fair, young hay-trusser Michael Henchard quarrels with his wife Susan, and in a drunken fit decides to auction off his wife and baby to a sailor for five guineas. The next day,... See full summary »

Writers: Thomas Hardy, Ted Whitehead | Director: David Thacker | Stars: Ciarán Hinds, Juliet Aubrey, Jodhi May, James Purefoy

Votes: 1,088

36. A Dance to the Music of Time (1997 TV Mini-Series)

416 min | Drama

7.6
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Anthony Powell's 12 volume novel sequence "A Dance to the Music of Time" has been dramatised for television.

Stars: Gillian Barge, Nicholas Jones, Simon Russell Beale, Robin Bailey

Votes: 353

37. Rachael Ray (2006– )

60 min | Talk-Show

4.5
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Stars: Rachael Ray, Gretta Monahan, Ian Smith, Mike Goral

Votes: 667

38. Women Talking Dirty (1999)

97 min | Comedy, Romance

6.3
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A lively, outspoken single mother in Edinburgh, Scotland, develops an unlikely friendship with a shy cartoonist.

Writer: Isla Dewar | Director: Coky Giedroyc | Stars: Helena Bonham Carter, Gina McKee, Eileen Atkins, Kenneth Cranham

Votes: 520

39. The Tide of Life (1996 TV Mini-Series)

180 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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Tide of Life follows the fortunes of young housekeeper, Emily Kennedy, as she learns about relationships with three very different men. Forced from home of her first employer, Sep McGilby ... See full summary »

Stars: Gillian Kearney, John Bowler, Susie Burton, Gez Casey

Votes: 275

40. The Philanthropist (2009– )

60 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.6
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Creators: Charlie Corwin, Tom Fontana, Jim Juvonen | Stars: James Purefoy, Neve Campbell, Michael Kenneth Williams, Lindy Booth

Votes: 1,369

41. Bedrooms and Hallways (1998)

92 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
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At the suggestion of a straight friend, gay man Leo joins a men's group, where he causes some upsets by declaring his attraction to one of its members.

Writer: Robert Farrar | Director: Rose Troche | Stars: Kevin McKidd, Julie Graham, Simon Callow, Con O'Neill

Votes: 2,887 | Gross: $0.02M

42. 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, Charlie Stayt, Carol Kirkwood, Sian Williams

Votes: 202

43. Good Day L.A. (1993– )

180 min | News, Talk-Show

6.0
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Stars: Steve Edwards, Rick Dickert, Maria Quiban, Lisa Breckenridge

Votes: 67

44. Sharpe's Sword (1995 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 101 min | Action, Adventure, History

8.1
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Sharpe is tasked to protect the most important spy in Lord Wellington's network, but domestic issues, a traumatized young girl, and possible French spies all threaten his success.

Writers: Eoghan Harris, Bernard Cornwell | Director: Tom Clegg | Stars: Sean Bean, Daragh O'Malley, John Tams, Jason Salkey

Votes: 1,596

45. Blessed (2004)

R | 98 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

4.2
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A fertility clinic visit becomes an unfathomable nightmare for a woman who's impregnated with the devil's DNA.

Writers: Robert Mearns, Jayson Rothwell | Director: Simon Fellows | Stars: Heather Graham, James Purefoy, Fionnula Flanagan, Alan McKenna

Votes: 1,880

46. Beau Brummell: This Charming Man (2006 TV Movie)

78 min | Drama, History

6.8
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George 'Beau' Brummel, a penniless but witty London gentleman, maintains a refined lifestyle with his loyal servant, cook Robinson. Only the friendship of the unpopular Hanoverian heir and ... See full summary »

Writers: Simon Bent, Ian Kelly | Director: Philippa Lowthorpe | Stars: James Purefoy, Hugh Bonneville, Phil Davis, Elliot Levey

Votes: 452

47. Frankenstein (2007 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

4.6
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A gripping re-telling of Mary Shelley's gothic masterpiece. Set a few years into the future, Dr Victoria Frankenstein works on an advanced stem cell research project.

Writer: Jed Mercurio | Director: Jed Mercurio | Stars: Helen McCrory, James Purefoy, Neil Pearson, Benedict Wong

Votes: 228

48. Lighthouse (1999)

R | 95 min | Horror, Thriller

4.9
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A prison ship on its way to a remote island prison runs aground on rocks and sinks. Mixed survivors of cons and prison guards struggle ashore, only to discover to their horror that another ... See full summary »

Writers: Simon Hunter, Graeme Scarfe | Director: Simon Hunter | Stars: James Purefoy, Rachel Shelley, Christopher Adamson, Paul Brooke

Votes: 1,021

49. Diamonds (2009 TV Movie)

240 min | Drama

6.2
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A complex tale about small and big players in the African diamond business, wrapped around a murder of a United States senator's daughter.

Writers: Matthew Hart, David Vainola | Director: Andy Wilson | Stars: James Purefoy, Judy Davis, Derek Jacobi, Joanne Kelly

Votes: 187

50. Blackbeard: Terror at Sea (2006 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

6.5
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Writer: Andrew Bampfield | Directors: Richard Dale, Tilman Remme | Stars: James Purefoy, Tyler Butterworth, Mark Noble, Jack Galloway

Votes: 492