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1. Parks and Recreation (2009– )

TV-PG | 21 min | Comedy | Active

8.6
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The absurd antics of an Indiana town's public officials as they pursue sundry projects to make their city a better place.

Creators: Greg Daniels, Michael Schur | Stars: Amy Poehler, Aziz Ansari, Nick Offerman, Aubrey Plaza

2. Jobs (2013)

PG-13 | 128 min | Biography, Drama

5.9
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44 Metascore

The story of Steve Jobs' ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century.

Writer: Matt Whiteley | Director: Joshua Michael Stern | Stars: Ashton Kutcher, Dermot Mulroney, Josh Gad, Lukas Haas

3. The Simpsons (1989– )

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Comedy, Family | Active

9.0
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The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.

Creator: Matt Groening | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner, Yeardley Smith

4. Spider-Man (2002)

PG-13 | 121 min | Action, Fantasy

7.3
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73 Metascore

When bitten by a genetically modified spider, a nerdy, shy, and awkward high school student gains spider-like abilities that he eventually must use to fight evil as a superhero after tragedy befalls his family.

Writers: Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, David Koepp | Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Willem Dafoe, James Franco

5. Arrested Development (2003–2013)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

9.2
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Level-headed son Michael Bluth takes over family affairs after his father is imprisoned. But the rest of his spoiled, dysfunctional family are making his job unbearable.

Creator: Mitchell Hurwitz | Stars: Jason Bateman, Michael Cera, Portia de Rossi, Will Arnett

6. Spider-Man 3 (2007)

PG-13 | 139 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.3
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59 Metascore

A strange black entity from another world bonds with Peter Parker and causes inner turmoil as he contends with new villains, temptations, and revenge.

Writers: Sam Raimi, Ivan Raimi, Alvin Sargent, Stan Lee, Steve Ditko | Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Topher Grace, Thomas Haden Church

7. Terminator: Genesis (2015)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | Pre-production

The plot is undisclosed at this time.

Writers: James Cameron, Gale Anne Hurd, Laeta Kalogridis, Patrick Lussier | Director: Alan Taylor | Stars: Emilia Clarke, Jai Courtney, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jason Clarke

8. Raising Hope (2010– )

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Drama, Family | Active

8.0
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Jimmy becomes a single parent to an infant after the mother he had a one-night stand with ends up on death row.

Creator: Gregory Thomas Garcia | Stars: Lucas Neff, Garret Dillahunt, Martha Plimpton, Shannon Woodward

9. Spider-Man 2 (2004)

PG-13 | 127 min | Action, Fantasy

7.4
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83 Metascore

Peter Parker is beset with troubles in his failing personal life as he battles a brilliant scientist named Doctor Otto Octavius.

Writers: Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, Alfred Gough, Miles Millar, Michael Chabon, Alvin Sargent | Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Alfred Molina, James Franco

10. Jennifer's Body (2009)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Horror

5.1
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47 Metascore

A newly possessed cheerleader turns into a killer who specializes in offing her male classmates. Can her best friend put an end to the horror?

Writer: Diablo Cody | Director: Karyn Kusama | Stars: Megan Fox, Amanda Seyfried, Adam Brody, Johnny Simmons

11. American Dad! (2005– )

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Comedy | Active

7.7
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The random escapades of Stan Smith, an extreme right wing CIA agent dealing with family life and keeping America safe, all in the most absurd way possible.

Creators: Mike Barker, Seth MacFarlane, Matt Weitzman | Stars: Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Dee Bradley Baker, Scott Grimes

12. Dark Skies (2013)

PG-13 | 97 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.3
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51 Metascore

As the Barret family's peaceful suburban life is rocked by an escalating series of disturbing events, they come to learn that a terrifying and deadly force is after them.

Writer: Scott Stewart | Director: Scott Stewart | Stars: Keri Russell, Jake Brennan, Josh Hamilton, Dakota Goyo

13. Up in the Air (I) (2009)

R | 109 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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83 Metascore

With a job that has him traveling around the country firing people, Ryan Bingham leads an empty life out of a suitcase, until his company does the unexpected: ground him.

Writers: Walter Kirn, Jason Reitman, Sheldon Turner | Director: Jason Reitman | Stars: George Clooney, Vera Farmiga, Anna Kendrick, Jason Bateman

14. The West Wing (1999–2006)

42 min | Drama

8.8
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Inside the lives of staffers in the west wing of the White House.

Creator: Aaron Sorkin | Stars: Martin Sheen, Rob Lowe, Allison Janney, John Spencer

15. Oz (1997–2003)

TV-MA | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

9.0
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A series chronicling the daily activities of an unusual prison facility and its criminal inhabitants.

Creator: Tom Fontana | Stars: Ernie Hudson, J.K. Simmons, Lee Tergesen, Dean Winters

16. Juno (2007)

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

7.6
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81 Metascore

Faced with an unplanned pregnancy, an offbeat young woman makes an unusual decision regarding her unborn child.

Writer: Diablo Cody | Director: Jason Reitman | Stars: Ellen Page, Michael Cera, Jennifer Garner, Jason Bateman

17. Labor Day (2013)

PG-13 | 111 min | Drama

6.9
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52 Metascore

Depressed single mom Adele and her son Henry offer a wounded, fearsome man a ride. As police search town for the escaped convict, the mother and son gradually learn his true story as their options become increasingly limited.

Writers: Jason Reitman, Joyce Maynard | Director: Jason Reitman | Stars: Kate Winslet, Josh Brolin, Gattlin Griffith, Clark Gregg

18. Nip/Tuck (2003–2010)

TV-MA | 44 min | Drama | Active

7.8
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Sean McNamara and Christian Troy are two plastic surgeons running a partnership in Miami, Florida with different issues to life. Sean is a wishy-washy, weak-kneed, family man who distances ... See full summary »

Creator: Ryan Murphy | Stars: Dylan Walsh, Julian McMahon, Joely Richardson, John Hensley

19. Growing Up Fisher (2014– )

30 min | Comedy | Completed

7.8
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A typical family in the middle of a divorce: two kids, mom, dad and guide dog. Oh, and dad's blind.

Creator: DJ Nash | Stars: J.K. Simmons, Eli Baker, Ava Deluca-Verley, Jenna Elfman

20. True Grit (2010)

PG-13 | 110 min | Adventure, Drama, Western

7.7
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80 Metascore

A tough U.S. Marshal helps a stubborn young woman track down her father's murderer.

Writers: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, Charles Portis | Directors: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Matt Damon, Hailee Steinfeld, Josh Brolin

21. I Love You, Man (2009)

R | 105 min | Comedy

7.1
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70 Metascore

Friendless Peter Klaven goes on a series of man-dates to find a Best Man for his wedding. But when his insta-bond with his new B.F.F. puts a strain on his relationship with his fiancée, can the trio learn to live happily ever after?

Writers: John Hamburg, Larry Levin | Director: John Hamburg | Stars: Paul Rudd, Jason Segel, Rashida Jones, Sarah Burns

22. The Words (2012)

PG-13 | 102 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

7.1
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37 Metascore

A writer at the peak of his literary success discovers the steep price he must pay for stealing another man's work.

Writers: Brian Klugman, Lee Sternthal | Directors: Brian Klugman, Lee Sternthal | Stars: Bradley Cooper, Dennis Quaid, Olivia Wilde, Zoe Saldana

23. The Legend of Korra (2012– )

24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.7
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Avatar Korra fights to keep Republic City safe from the evil forces of both the physical and spiritual worlds.

Creators: Michael Dante DiMartino, Bryan Konietzko | Stars: Janet Varney, Dee Bradley Baker, Jeff Bennett, David Faustino

24. Burn After Reading (2008)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.0
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63 Metascore

A disk containing the memoirs of a CIA agent ends up in the hands of two unscrupulous gym employees who attempt to sell it.

Writers: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen | Directors: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen | Stars: Brad Pitt, Frances McDormand, George Clooney, John Malkovich

25. Numb3rs (2005–2010)

43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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Working for the FBI, a mathematician uses equations to help solve various crimes.

Creators: Nicolas Falacci, Cheryl Heuton | Stars: Rob Morrow, David Krumholtz, Judd Hirsch, Alimi Ballard

26. Anastasia (1997)

G | 94 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

7.0
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59 Metascore

The last surviving child of the Russian Royal Family hooks up with two con men to reunite with her grandmother, the Dowager Empress, while the undead Rasputin seeks her death.

Writers: Susan Gauthier, Bruce Graham, Bob Tzudiker, Noni White, Eric Tuchman | Directors: Don Bluth, Gary Goldman | Stars: Meg Ryan, John Cusack, Christopher Lloyd, Kelsey Grammer

27. Robot Chicken (2005– )

TV-MA | 11 min | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi | Active

7.9
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From creators Seth Green and Matthew Senreich, Robot Chicken is stop motion animation with a demented twist.

Creators: Seth Green, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo | Stars: Seth Green, Breckin Meyer, Matthew Senreich, Dan Milano

28. Contraband (2012)

R | 109 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.5
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51 Metascore

To protect his brother-in-law from a drug lord, a former smuggler heads to Panama to score millions of dollars in counterfeit bills.

Writers: Aaron Guzikowski, Arnaldur Indriðason, Óskar Jónasson | Director: Baltasar Kormákur | Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Giovanni Ribisi, Kate Beckinsale, Ben Foster

29. Ultimate Spider-Man (2012– )

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.1
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While being trained by S.H.I.E.L.D., Spider-Man battles evil with a new team of teen colleagues.

Stars: Drake Bell, Ogie Banks, Caitlyn Taylor Love, Logan Miller

30. Megamind (2010)

PG | 95 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

7.3
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63 Metascore

The supervillain Megamind finally defeats his nemesis, the superhero Metro Man. But without a hero, he loses all purpose and must find new meaning to his life.

Writers: Alan J. Schoolcraft, Brent Simons | Director: Tom McGrath | Stars: Will Ferrell, Jonah Hill, Brad Pitt, Tina Fey

31. Marvel's Avengers Assemble (2013– )

23 min | Animation, Action, Adventure | Active

6.6
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Can the world's most powerful team of Super Heroes put aside their differences and learn to live together under one roof long enough to save the world from ultimate destruction? The answer ... See full summary »

Stars: Adrian Pasdar, Fred Tatasciore, Roger Craig Smith, Travis Willingham

32. Phineas and Ferb (2007– )

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family | Active

8.0
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An animated comedy about two stepbrothers who find inventive things to do on each day of their summer vacation such as building a roller coaster out of materials you would find in your ... See full summary »

Creators: Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh, Dan Povenmire | Stars: Vincent Martella, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Ashley Tisdale, Dan Povenmire

33. Young Adult (2011)

R | 94 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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71 Metascore

Soon after her divorce, a fiction writer returns to her home in small-town Minnesota, looking to rekindle a romance with her ex-boyfriend, who is now happily married and has a newborn daughter.

Writer: Diablo Cody | Director: Jason Reitman | Stars: Charlize Theron, Patrick Wilson, Patton Oswalt, Elizabeth Reaser

34. Justice League (2001–2006)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.6
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Seven of the most formidable heroes form arguably the most powerful team ever.

Creator: Gardner Fox | Stars: Carl Lumbly, George Newbern, Phil LaMarr, Kevin Conroy

35. Chozen (2014– )

24 min | Animation, Comedy

6.6
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Chozen is an animated comedy about its title character, "Chozen," a gay white rapper fresh out of prison. Armed with a new message, Chozen is on a quest for redemption and to claim his ... See full summary »

Creators: Grant DeKernion, Grant Derkernion | Stars: Bobby Moynihan, Michael Peña, Hannibal Buress, Nick Swardson

36. The Closer (2005–2012)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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Deputy Police Chief Brenda Johnson runs the Priority Homicide Division of the LAPD with an unorthodox style. Her innate ability to read people and obtain confessions helps her and her team solve the city's toughest, most sensitive cases.

Creator: James Duff | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

37. Thank You for Smoking (2005)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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71 Metascore

Satirical comedy follows the machinations of Big Tobacco's chief spokesman, Nick Naylor, who spins on behalf of cigarettes while trying to remain a role model for his twelve-year-old son.

Writers: Jason Reitman, Christopher Buckley | Director: Jason Reitman | Stars: Aaron Eckhart, Cameron Bright, Maria Bello, Joan Lunden

38. Harsh Times (2005)

R | 116 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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56 Metascore

A tough-minded drama about two friends in South Central Los Angeles and the violence that comes between them.

Writer: David Ayer | Director: David Ayer | Stars: Christian Bale, Eva Longoria, Freddy Rodríguez, Chaka Forman

39. Men at Work (2012– )

30 min | Comedy, Drama | Active

7.1
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Comedy following the misadventures of four buddies who work together at a magazine.

Creator: Breckin Meyer | Stars: Danny Masterson, Michael Cassidy, Adam Busch, James Lesure

40. The Ladykillers (2004)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Crime, Thriller

6.2
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56 Metascore

An eccentric, if not charming Southern professor and his crew pose as a band in order to rob a casino, all under the nose of his unsuspecting landlord: a sharp old woman.

Writers: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, William Rose | Directors: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen | Stars: Tom Hanks, Marlon Wayans, Irma P. Hall, J.K. Simmons

41. The Cider House Rules (1999)

PG-13 | 126 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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75 Metascore

A compassionate young man, raised in an orphanage and trained to be a doctor there, decides to leave to see the world.

Writer: John Irving | Director: Lasse Hallström | Stars: Tobey Maguire, Charlize Theron, Michael Caine, Delroy Lindo

42. Party Down (2009–2010)

30 min | Comedy

8.3
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A group of actors move to LA to make it big, but end up working as caterers.

Creators: John Enbom, Dan Etheridge, Paul Rudd, Rob Thomas | Stars: Adam Scott, Ken Marino, Ryan Hansen, Martin Starr

43. Barefoot (2014)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.7
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22 Metascore

The "black sheep" son of a wealthy family meets a young psychiatric patient who's been raised in isolation her entire life. He takes the naive young woman home for his brother's wedding

Writer: Stephen Zotnowski | Director: Andrew Fleming | Stars: Evan Rachel Wood, Scott Speedman, J.K. Simmons, Treat Williams

44. Everwood (2002–2006)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama

7.4
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A widowed brain surgeon from Manhattan moves his two children to the small mountain town of Everwood, Colorado.

Creator: Greg Berlanti | Stars: Treat Williams, Gregory Smith, Emily VanCamp, Debra Mooney

45. Kim Possible (2002–2007)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.0
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The perilous and comedic adventures of a teenage female hero for hire, who must deal with villainous masterminds as well as her own personal teen issues.

Creators: Mark McCorkle, Robert Schooley | Stars: Christy Carlson Romano, Will Friedle, Nancy Cartwright, Tahj Mowry

46. Extract (2009)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

6.2
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61 Metascore

Joel, the owner of an extract plant, tries to contend with myriad personal and professional problems, such as his potentially unfaithful wife and employees who want to take advantage of him.

Writer: Mike Judge | Director: Mike Judge | Stars: Jason Bateman, Kristen Wiig, Ben Affleck, Mila Kunis

47. Spin City (1996–2002)

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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In this sitcom, Charlie, who takes Mike Flaherty's place in later years, is the Deputy-Mayor of New York City, and his team of half-wits must constantly save the Mayor from embarrassment and the media.

Creators: Gary David Goldberg, Bill Lawrence | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Charlie Sheen, Heather Locklear, Richard Kind

48. The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes (2010–2012)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Family

8.5
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After 74 villains break out of prison, Marvel's most powerful superheroes team up to capture all of them, and also to defend the Earth from widespread threats.

Stars: Eric Loomis, Brian Bloom, Colleen O'Shaughnessey, Rick D. Wasserman

49. Men, Women & Children

Comedy | Post-production

A look at the sexual frustrations that young teenagers and adults face in today's world.

Writers: Chad Kultgen, Jason Reitman, Erin Cressida Wilson | Director: Jason Reitman | Stars: Judy Greer, Adam Sandler, Ansel Elgort, Jennifer Garner

50. NTSF:SD:SUV (2011– )

11 min | Comedy

7.4
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Never forget? Terrorism hasn't, and neither will the NTSF:SD:SUV. In a world where threatening danger looms large and Homeland Security won't secure itself, San Diego's citizens can't afford not to trust in the NTSF.

Creator: Paul Scheer | Stars: Paul Scheer, June Diane Raphael, Brandon Johnson, Kate Mulgrew