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1. The Zero Theorem (2013)

R | 107 min | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

6.4
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53 Metascore

A computer hacker whose goal is to discover the reason for human existence continually finds his work interrupted thanks to the Management; namely, they send a teenager and lusty love interest to distract him.

Writer: Pat Rushin | Director: Terry Gilliam | Stars: Christoph Waltz, Mélanie Thierry, David Thewlis, Lucas Hedges

2. Cloud Atlas (2012)

R | 172 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

7.6
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55 Metascore

An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution.

Writers: David Mitchell, Lana Wachowski, Tom Tykwer, Andy Wachowski | Directors: Tom Tykwer, Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski | Stars: Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Hugh Grant, Hugo Weaving

3. Skyfall (2012)

PG-13 | 143 min | Action, Thriller

7.8
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81 Metascore

Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. Whilst MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost.

Writers: Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, John Logan | Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, Naomie Harris, Judi Dench

4. Paddington (2014)

Comedy, Family | Post-production

A young Peruvian bear with a passion for all things British travels to London in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington Station, he begins to realize that city life ... See full summary »

Writers: Michael Bond, Paul King | Director: Paul King | Stars: Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Julie Walters, Jim Broadbent

5. Bond 24 (2015)

Action, Adventure, Crime | Announced

The plot is unknown.

Writers: Ian Fleming, Neal Purvis, Robert Wade | Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Ralph Fiennes, Daniel Craig, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris

6. Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)

R | 147 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy

7.5
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56 Metascore

Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born with a superior olfactory sense, creates the world's finest perfume. His work, however, takes a dark turn as he searches for the ultimate scent.

Writers: Andrew Birkin, Bernd Eichinger, Tom Tykwer, Patrick Süskind | Director: Tom Tykwer | Stars: Ben Whishaw, Dustin Hoffman, Alan Rickman, Francesc Albiol

7. The Tempest (I) (2010)

PG-13 | 110 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

5.4
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43 Metascore

Shakespeare's epic play is translated from page to screen, with the gender of the main character, Prospero, changed from male to female.

Writers: Julie Taymor, William Shakespeare | Director: Julie Taymor | Stars: Helen Mirren, Felicity Jones, Djimon Hounsou, Russell Brand

8. Layer Cake (2004)

R | 105 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.4
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73 Metascore

A successful cocaine dealer gets two tough assignments from his boss on the eve of his planned early retirement.

Writer: J.J. Connolly | Director: Matthew Vaughn | Stars: Daniel Craig, Sienna Miller, Michael Gambon, Tom Hardy

9. I'm Not There. (2007)

R | 135 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.0
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73 Metascore

Ruminations on the life of Bob Dylan, where six characters embody a different aspect of the musician's life and work.

Writers: Todd Haynes, Oren Moverman | Director: Todd Haynes | Stars: Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Heath Ledger, Ben Whishaw

10. The International (I) (2009)

R | 118 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.5
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52 Metascore

An Interpol agent attempts to expose a high-profile financial institution's role in an international arms dealing ring.

Writer: Eric Warren Singer | Director: Tom Tykwer | Stars: Clive Owen, Naomi Watts, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Ulrich Thomsen

11. Heart of the Sea (2015)

Drama | Post-production

Based on the 1820 event, a whaling ship is preyed upon by a sperm whale, stranding its crew at sea for 90 days, thousands of miles from home.

Writers: Marshall Herskovitz, Rick Jaffa, Charles Leavitt, Peter Morgan, Nathaniel Philbrick, Amanda Silver, Edward Zwick | Director: Ron Howard | Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Michelle Fairley, Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson

12. The Hour (2011– )

Drama

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A behind-the-scenes drama and espionage thriller in Cold War-era England that centers on a journalist, a producer, and an anchorman for an investigative news programme.

Creator: Abi Morgan | Stars: Romola Garai, Ben Whishaw, Dominic West, Anna Chancellor

13. Bright Star (2009)

PG | 119 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.0
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81 Metascore

The three-year romance between 19th-century poet John Keats and Fanny Brawne near the end of his life.

Writers: Jane Campion, Andrew Motion | Director: Jane Campion | Stars: Abbie Cornish, Ben Whishaw, Paul Schneider, Kerry Fox

14. The Hollow Crown (2012 TV Mini-Series)

Drama, History

8.4
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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: Simon Russell Beale, Tom Hiddleston, Tom Georgeson, James Laurenson

15. Suffragette (2014)

Drama | Post-production

The foot soldiers of the early feminist movement, women who were forced underground to pursue a dangerous game of cat and mouse with an increasingly brutal State.

Writer: Abi Morgan | Director: Sarah Gavron | Stars: Helena Bonham Carter, Carey Mulligan, Meryl Streep, Brendan Gleeson

16. The Lobster (2015)

90 min | Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller | Post-production

A love story set in a dystopian near future where single people are arrested and transferred to a creepy hotel. There they are obliged to find a matching mate in 45 days. If they fail, they... See full summary »

Writers: Efthymis Filippou, Giorgos Lanthimos | Director: Giorgos Lanthimos | Stars: Léa Seydoux, Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Ben Whishaw

17. Chelsea Lately (2007– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, Talk-Show | Active

6.4
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Comedian Chelsea Handler talks about celebrity gossip, pop culture and interviews celebrities while giving her audience something to laugh at. She is accompanied by her round table guests ... See full summary »

Stars: Chelsea Handler, Chuy Bravo, Mike Rock, Chris Franjola

18. Enduring Love (2004)

R | 100 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

6.4
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61 Metascore

Two strangers become dangerously close after witnessing a deadly accident.

Writers: Ian McEwan, Joe Penhall | Director: Roger Michell | Stars: Rhys Ifans, Daniel Craig, Samantha Morton, Bill Weston

19. Brideshead Revisited (2008)

PG-13 | 133 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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64 Metascore

A poignant story of forbidden love and the loss of innocence set in England prior to the Second World War.

Writers: Andrew Davies, Jeremy Brock, Evelyn Waugh | Director: Julian Jarrold | Stars: Matthew Goode, Patrick Malahide, Hayley Atwell, Thomas Morrison

20. Playhouse Presents (2012– )

30 min | Drama

7.9
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Eleven stand-alone dramas.

Stars: Hayley Atwell, Brenda Blethyn, Tom Ellis, Rebecca Front

21. Lilting (2014)

91 min | Drama

7.4
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What is like to live in a world where you have no grasp of its language, and your only lifeline to that is lost.

Writer: Hong Khaou | Director: Hong Khaou | Stars: Ben Whishaw, Morven Christie, Leila Wong, Peter Bowles

22. Days and Nights (2014)

92 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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Reckless desire wreaks havoc over Memorial Day weekend as a family confronts the volatile and fragile nature of love. Inspired by Anton Chekhov's "The Seagull", set in rural New England in 1980s.

Writer: Christian Camargo | Director: Christian Camargo | Stars: Katie Holmes, Allison Janney, Ben Whishaw, Jean Reno

23. Teenage (2013)

78 min | Documentary, History

6.4
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64 Metascore

Teenagers did not always exist. In this living collage of rare archival material, filmed portraits, and voices lifted from early 20th Century diary entries, a struggle erupts between adults and adolescents to define a new idea of youth.

Writers: Jon Savage, Matt Wolf | Director: Matt Wolf | Stars: Jena Malone, Ben Whishaw, Alden Ehrenreich, Ben Rosenfield

24. Criminal Justice (2008 TV Mini-Series)

300 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Stars: Ben Whishaw, Maxine Peake, Ruth Negga, Eddie Marsan

25. Stoned (2005)

R | 102 min | Biography, Drama, Music

5.8
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41 Metascore

A chronicle of the sordid life and suspicious death of Rolling Stones co-founder Brian Jones, who was found in the bottom of his swimming pool weeks after being let go from the band.

Writers: Neal Purvis, Robert Wade | Director: Stephen Woolley | Stars: Leo Gregory, Paddy Considine, Sam Sharwood, David Morrissey

26. The Trench (1999)

98 min | Drama, War

6.1
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58 Metascore

A story about a group of soldiers last days before the battle of the Somme in 1916 it shows the conditions in the trenches during world war 1 and takes you into the minds of the soldiers.

Writer: William Boyd | Director: William Boyd | Stars: Paul Nicholls, Daniel Craig, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Danny Dyer

27. Untitled Freddie Mercury Biopic

Biography | Announced

A chronicle of the years leading up to Queen's appearance at the Live Aid concert in 1985.

Writers: Stephen J. Rivele, Christopher Wilkinson | Stars: Ben Whishaw, Johnny Flynn

28. Nathan Barley (2005– )

26 min | Comedy

8.3
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After publishing a rant about 'idiots' - frantically hip, ignorant scenesters - Dan Ashcroft finds these same people embracing him as his idol and his nerves constantly tested by his biggest fan, moronic scene personality Nathan Barley.

Stars: Nicholas Burns, Julian Barratt, Claire Keelan, Spencer Brown

29. Unity (2014)

94 min | Documentary | Post-production

Despite the advent of science, literature, technology, philosophy, religion, and so on -- none of these has assuaged humankind from killing one another, the animals, and nature. UNITY is a ... See full summary »

Writer: Shaun Monson | Director: Shaun Monson | Stars: Kristen Bell, Michelle Rodriguez, Aaron Paul, Lena Headey

30. Mauvaise passe (1999)

100 min | Drama

6.2
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Tom is a male escort boy for ladies, a gigolo. His friend Pierre doesn't find this out until later, when Tom takes him to a party without telling him why and they are paid by two lady clients.

Writers: Michel Blanc, Hanif Kureishi, Nick Love | Director: Michel Blanc | Stars: Daniel Auteuil, Stuart Townsend, Liza Walker, Noah Taylor

31. Love Hate (2009)

20 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

7.2
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Writers: Blake Ritson, Dylan Ritson | Directors: Blake Ritson, Dylan Ritson | Stars: Ben Whishaw, Hayley Atwell, Hattie Morahan, Blake Ritson

32. My Brother Tom (2001)

111 min | Drama

7.1
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A teenage girl, Jessica, befriends a teenage boy called Tom, who is bullied by a local gang. She is abused by Jack, who is both her neighbour and school teacher, and Tom is sexually abused ... See full summary »

Writers: Alison Beeton-Hilder, Dom Rotheroe | Director: Dom Rotheroe | Stars: Jenna Harrison, Ben Whishaw, Honeysuckle Weeks, Michael Erskine

33. 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, Carol Kirkwood, Charlie Stayt, Sian Williams

34. Up Close with Carrie Keagan (2007– )

Talk-Show | Active

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Creator: Kourosh Taj | Stars: Carrie Keagan, Shark Firestone, Emma Stone, Bradley Cooper

35. The Muse (I) (2014)

14 min | Short, Romance

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Edward Dunstan is an artist obsessed by his muse. Every photograph and every movie conveyed the same meaning: What he wanted to see. His muse waited in vain for him to see her as she was, ... See full summary »

Writers: Mia Bays, Simone Glover, Tim Walker | Director: Tim Walker | Stars: Kristen McMenamy, Ben Whishaw

36. Shakespeare Uncovered (2012 TV Mini-Series)

55 min | Documentary

8.2
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Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jade Anouka, Laurence Olivier, Felix Aylmer

37. Janela Indiscreta (2010– )

30 min | News

6.9
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Stars: Mário Augusto Pereira, Nicolau Breyner, Paulo Branco, José Afonso Pimentel

38. All Signs of Death (2010 TV Movie)

Comedy, Drama

6.3
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Centers on an inveterate twenty-something slacker who stumbles into a career as a crime scene cleaner, only to find himself entangled with a murder mystery, a femme fatale and the loose ends of his own past.

Writer: Charlie Huston | Director: Alan Ball | Stars: Max Martini, Ben Whishaw, Mercedes Masöhn, Clayne Crawford

39. The Booze Cruise (2003 TV Movie)

120 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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Writers: Brian Leveson, Paul Minett | Director: Paul Seed | Stars: Martin Clunes, Neil Pearson, Mark Benton, Brian Murphy

40. At the Movies (2004– )

30 min | Talk-Show

7.9
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Following the 18-year success of their reviews on The Movie Show (1986), renowned Australian critics and film supporters David Stratton and Margaret Pomeranz take to a new show, where each ... See full summary »

Stars: David Stratton, Margaret Pomeranz, Judith Lucy, Jason di Rosso

41. Ready When You Are Mr. McGill (2003 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama

6.7
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An extra in a TV drama is finally given a line to say. He goes on to cause mounting chaos.

Writer: Jack Rosenthal | Director: Paul Seed | Stars: Mike Hayley, Amanda Holden, Tom Courtenay, Sandra Voe

42. Beat (2013)

12 min | Short, Drama

7.8
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A film about a man walking a paper-thin line between hopelessness and euphoria, testing and pushing the boundaries of conventions and impulse.

Writer: Aneil Karia | Director: Aneil Karia | Stars: Jamie Alderson, Remy Beasly, Katie Burnetts, Sheetal Dandgey

43. Other People's Children (2000– )

50 min | Drama

6.7
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Stars: Lesley Manville, Denis Lawson, Serena Gordon, Frank Harper

44. Richard & Judy (2001–2008)

48 min | Talk-Show

4.5
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Magazine programme featuring news items, expert advice and celebrity interviews.

Stars: Richard Madeley, Judy Finnigan, Raj Persaud, Mike McClean

45. Baby (I) (2001)

12 min | Short

6.5
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A teenage boy finds all around him has sexual overtones as he lives a teenage life of drugs and masturbation.

Writer: W.I.Z. | Director: W.I.Z. | Stars: Ben Whishaw, Janet Mitchell, Clive Hayward, Alex Michael

46. Black Cab (2000– )

10 min | Drama

6.9
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Ten short films all set in the back of a black London taxi.

Stars: Phil Cornwell, Philip Davis, Jamie Foreman, Philip Jackson

47. Shooting Bond (2013 Video)

60 min | Documentary

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Stars: Charlie Adcock, Javier Bardem, Nicola Berwick, Barbara Broccoli

48. 77 Beds (2003)

10 min | Short

6.2
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Writer: Alnoor Dewshi | Director: Alnoor Dewshi | Stars: Kate Fleetwood, Justine Georgiou, Jay Holloway, Karl Johnson

49. The Secrets of Skyfall (2012 TV Movie)

10 min | Documentary, Short, Action

7.8
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Stars: Javier Bardem, Barbara Broccoli, Daniel Craig, Judi Dench

50. The Story of 'Perfume' (2007 Video)

Short

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Director: Laurent Bouzereau | Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Rachel Hurd-Wood, Alan Rickman, Tom Tykwer