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1. Hard Candy (2005)

R | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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58 Metascore

A teenage girl raids a man's home in order to expose him under suspicion that he is a sex offender with pedophilia.

Director: David Slade | Stars: Patrick Wilson, Ellen Page, Sandra Oh, Odessa Rae

Votes: 131,722 | Gross: $1.01M

2. Portlandia (2011– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

7.8
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A sketch-comedy series that parodies life in Portland, Oregon.

Stars: Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, Kyle MacLachlan, Kumail Nanjiani

Votes: 13,225

3. Titus (1999)

R | 162 min | Drama, History, Thriller

7.3
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57 Metascore

Titus returns victorious from war, only to plant the seeds of future turmoil for himself and his family.

Director: Julie Taymor | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Jessica Lange, Osheen Jones, Dario D'Ambrosi

Votes: 17,273 | Gross: $1.92M

4. Racing Extinction (2015)

90 min | Documentary, Action, Adventure

8.2
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81 Metascore

A documentary that follows undercover activists trying to stave off a man-made mass extinction.

Director: Louie Psihoyos | Stars: Elon Musk, Joel Sartore, Louie Psihoyos, Charles Hambleton

Votes: 4,005

5. Nova (1974– )

TV-PG | Documentary, Biography

8.8
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Science documentaries about various topics.

Stars: Jay O. Sanders, Craig Sechler, Lance Lewman, Will Lyman

Votes: 1,364

6. Girl Rising (2013)

PG-13 | 101 min | Documentary, Drama

7.3
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59 Metascore

The movie tells the stories of nine girls from different parts of the world who face arranged marriages, child slavery, and other heartbreaking injustices. Despite these obstacles, the ... See full summary »

Directors: Indrani Pal-Chaudhuri, Richard Robbins | Stars: Farhan Akhtar, Amina, Marie Arana, Azmera

Votes: 920

7. American Masters (1985– )

90 min | Documentary, Biography

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The life story of Louisa May Alcott based on her writings as well as those of family, friends and associates.

Stars: Martin Scorsese, Tony Bennett, Peter Bogdanovich, Lee Grant

Votes: 419

8. Bickford Shmeckler's Cool Ideas (2006)

79 min | Comedy, Romance

5.8
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When his journal of bright ideas is stolen, college freshman Bickford Schmeckler (Fugit) has to blanket the campus in order to locate it.

Director: Scott Lew | Stars: Patrick Fugit, Olivia Wilde, Fran Kranz, John Cho

Votes: 2,936

9. Pandora's Promise (2013)

87 min | Documentary

7.4
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54 Metascore

A feature-length documentary about the history and future of nuclear power. The film explores how and why mankind's most feared and controversial technological discovery is now passionately... See full summary »

Director: Robert Stone | Stars: Stewart Brand, Gwyneth Cravens, Mark Lynas, Richard Rhodes

Votes: 1,539 | Gross: $0.07M

10. Lightning in a Bottle (2004)

PG-13 | 103 min | Documentary, Music

7.6
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78 Metascore

Antoine Fuqua's documentary on the blues, shot at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

Director: Antoine Fuqua | Stars: Clarence 'Gatemouth' Brown, Buddy Guy, Solomon Burke, Mavis Staples

Votes: 550 | Gross: $0.20M

11. The Blues (2003– )

Documentary, Music

8.1
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A documentary series about the origin and history of The Blues.

Stars: B.B. King, Tommy Redmond Hicks, Chris Thomas King, Keith B. Brown

Votes: 854

12. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )

TV-PG | Documentary

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From the damage wrought by Hurricane Sandy to the upheaval caused by drought in the Middle East, this groundbreaking documentary event series provides first-hand reports on those affected by, and seeking solutions to, climate change.

Stars: Thomas Friedman, Mark Bittman, Harrison Ford, Chris Hayes

Votes: 524

13. The Triumph of the Nerds: The Rise of Accidental Empires (1996 TV Movie)

Documentary

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Three part documentary that shows the insight look at the history of computers, from its rise in the 1970s to the beginning of the Dot-com boom of the late 1990s.

Stars: Robert X. Cringely, Douglas Adams, Sam Albert, Paul G. Allen

Votes: 1,056

14. Where God Left His Shoes (2007)

96 min | Drama

7.2
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61 Metascore

A failed boxer (Leguizamo) struggles to find a job and an apartment for his family on Christmas Eve.

Director: Salvatore Stabile | Stars: John Leguizamo, Leonor Varela, David Castro, Samantha M. Rose

Votes: 898 | Gross: $0.00M

15. The Soul of a Man (2003)

103 min | Documentary, Biography, History

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Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Chris Thomas King, Keith B. Brown, James Hughes, David F. Hughes

Votes: 683

16. We the Economy: 20 Short Films You Can't Afford to Miss (2014)

Documentary

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An anthology of short films that pairs directors with leading economic advisers to create stories that offer a better understanding of how the economy impacts all of our lives.

Directors: Bob Balaban, Jon M. Chu, Marshall Curry, Catherine Hardwicke, Mary Harron, Lee Hirsch, Albert Hughes, Steve James, Barbara Kopple, Shola Lynch, Morgan Spurlock, Miao Wang, Joe Berlinger | Stars: Chadd Smith, Robert Clotworthy, Will Janowitz, Philip Labes

Votes: 39

17. Evolution (2002– )

Documentary, Drama

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This magazine-style documentary outlines biological evolution through a variety of dramatizations and data delivered by expert testimony.

Stars: Liam Neeson, Roger Brierley, Anthony Carrick, Jane Cunliffe

Votes: 197

18. This Emotional Life (2010– )

120 min | Documentary

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Stars: Daniel Gilbert, Dallas Malloy, Kenneth Siddons, Thomas Bradbury

Votes: 124

19. Naledi: A Baby Elephant's Tale (2016)

90 min | Documentary

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The incredible, true-life story of a baby elephant born into a rescue camp in the wilderness of Botswana. When she's suddenly orphaned at one month of age, it's up to the men who look after her herd to save her life.

Directors: Ben Bowie, Geoffrey Luck

Votes: 5

20. Me & Isaac Newton (1999)

Documentary

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71 Metascore

Seven of today's top scientist/researchers are the subject of this humourous exploration of real people behind the white lab coats; more about what makes the tick than what they have per-se... See full summary »

Director: Michael Apted | Stars: Karol Sikora, Ashok Gadgil, Paul G. Allen, Gertrude Elion

Votes: 132 | Gross: $0.03M

21. Strange Days on Planet Earth (2005– )

240 min | Documentary, History, Mystery

7.8
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Around the globe, scientists are racing to solve a series of mysteries. Unsettling transformations are sweeping across the planet, and clue by clue, investigators around the world are ... See full summary »

Stars: Edward Norton, Steve Arthur, Greg Asner, Jim Carlton

Votes: 189

22. Super Bowl XL (2006 TV Special)

Sport

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The Seattle Seahawks take on the Pittsburgh Steelers at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan for Super Bowl XL!

Director: Drew Esocoff | Stars: Shaun Alexander, Jerome Bettis, Alan Faneca, James Farrior

Votes: 347

23. Inspirations (1997)

100 min | Documentary

6.9
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This latest documentary film by Michael Apted (7Up series, Gorillas in the Mist, Nell) explores the creative process through candid discussion with seven artists from diverse media. David ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Apted | Stars: Tadao Andô, David Bowie, Dale Chihuly, Louise LeCavalier

Votes: 46

24. Unseen Enemy

Documentary | Filming

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Director: Janet Tobias | Stars: Peter Piot, Larry Brilliant

25. The Money Programme (1966– )

45 min | Documentary

6.3
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Britain's most popular financial and business programme.

Stars: Max Flint, Libby Potter, Kath Dalmeny, Erskine Barton Childers

Votes: 11

26. That Film About Money (2014)

Short

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Director: James Schamus

27. Rx for Survival: A Global Health Challenge (2005 TV Mini-Series)

Documentary

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Stars: James Flynn, Brad Pitt, Jacob Gaffney, Julia Joyce

Votes: 33

28. Black Sky: The Race for Space (2004 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary

8.4
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The remarkable story of Burt Rutan and SpaceShipOne. Only three of the most powerful governments in the world have achieved what they set out to do from a garage in the Mojave desert: to put a man in space.

Directors: Scott B, Sandy Guthrie, Jill Shinefield, Gail Willumsen | Stars: Paul G. Allen, Tom Bales, Jim Benson, Brian Binnie

Votes: 44

29. Black Sky: Winning the X Prize (2004 TV Movie)

Documentary

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The intimate, behind the scenes story of how Burt Rutan and the SpaceShipOne team overcome the obstacles and brave the dangers of space flight to claim the $10 million dollar X Prize.

Directors: Scott B, Sandy Guthrie, Jill Shinefield, Gail Willumsen | Stars: Paul G. Allen, Tom Bales, Jim Benson, Brian Binnie

Votes: 24

30. When Seattle Invented the Future: The 1962 World's Fair (2012 TV Movie)

56 min | Documentary

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Historical photographs and film of the 1962 Seattle World's Fair bring this documentary to life. Seattle's business, civic and cultural leaders and longtime residents tell of the excitement and ambition the Fair ignited.

Director: John Gordon Hill | Stars: Paul G. Allen, Cliff Arquette, Van Cliburn, Louie the Dog

31. Heart: Night at Sky Church (2011 TV Movie)

89 min | Music

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Recorded during a triumphant hometown gig in Seattle in March 2010, Night At Sky Church showcases a career-spanning selection of revelatory, electrifying performances from Heart, including guest appearances by country star Alison Krauss.

Director: Ron Andreassen | Stars: Ann Wilson, Nancy Wilson, Craig Bartock, Debbie Shair

32. SIFF 35th Anniversary Tribute (2009)

20 min | Short, Comedy

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Ned, a SIFF staff volunteer is so overwhelmed by the amount of movie submissions he has to watch that he intends to commit suicide. He is saved by Lance, his guardian angel who decides to ... See full summary »

Director: Rick Stevenson | Stars: Ned Hosford, Brandon Whitehead, Dale Chihuly, Tom Skerritt

Votes: 24

33. Success at the Core (2010 Video)

Documentary, Short

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In 2005, Paul G. Allen, philanthropist and co-founder of Microsoft, asked his production company, Vulcan Productions, set out to discover if and how media-can impact student achievement.

Director: Ward Serrill

34. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )
Episode: A Dangerous Future (2014)

TV-PG | Documentary

8.8
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In episode eight, Matt Damon takes viewers on an investigation into the impact of extreme heat on human health and mortality. With a focus on startling new research from leading scientists ... See full summary »

Stars: Matt Damon, Thomas Friedman, Michael C. Hall

Votes: 17

35. Nova (1974– )
Episode: Cracking the Code of Life (2001)

TV-PG | Documentary, Biography

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Director: Elizabeth Arledge | Stars: Paul G. Allen, Robert Krulwich

36. Evolution (2002– )
Episode: Darwin's Dangerous Idea (2002)

Documentary, Drama

7.9
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Directors: David Espar, Susan K. Lewis, Alastair Reid | Stars: Roger Brierley, Anthony Carrick, Jane Cunliffe, Manon Eames

Votes: 30

37. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )
Episode: Dry Season (2014)

TV-PG | Documentary

8.4
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Stars: Don Cheadle, Harrison Ford, Thomas Friedman

Votes: 30

38. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )
Episode: End of the Woods (2014)

TV-PG | Documentary

8.3
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In episode two, Harrison Ford continues his investigation into the global effects of the palm oil industry and further explores the corruption that has ravaged the Indonesian landscape ... See full summary »

Stars: Harrison Ford, Arnold Schwarzenegger

Votes: 23

39. Evolution (2002– )
Episode: Extinction! (2002)

60 min | Documentary, Drama

7.0
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Directors: Kate Churchill, Richard Hutton | Star: Liam Neeson

Votes: 11

40. This Emotional Life (2010– )
Episode: Facing Our Fears (2010)

115 min | Documentary

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The second episode looks at emotions that are commonly regarded as obstacles to happiness - anger, fear, anxiety and despair. Why do we have these emotions and how can we best manage them? ... See full summary »

Stars: Daniel Gilbert, Dallas Malloy

41. This Emotional Life (2010– )
Episode: Family, Friends, and Lovers (2010)

115 min | Documentary

6.7
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The first episode looks at the importance of relationships and why they are central to our emotional well-being. What are the cognitive and neurological processes underpinning our everyday ... See full summary »

Star: Daniel Gilbert

Votes: 10

42. The Blues (2003– )
Episode: Feel Like Going Home (2003)

110 min | Documentary, Music

7.4
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A documentary about the blues and it's African origins.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Corey Harris, John Lee Hooker, Salif Keita, Willie King

Votes: 268

43. The Blues (2003– )
Episode: Godfathers and Sons (2003)

133 min | Documentary, Music

7.1
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Director: Marc Levin | Stars: Marshall Chess, Chuck D., Johnny Juice Rosado

Votes: 75

44. Evolution (2002– )
Episode: Great Transformations (2002)

Documentary, Drama

6.9
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Directors: Joel Olicker, Chris Schmidt | Star: Liam Neeson

Votes: 9

45. 60 Minutes (1968– )
Episode: Greg Mortenson/The Case of Beckett Brennan/The Co-Founder (2011)

Documentary, News

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"Greg Mortenson" investigates the claims that famous author was kidnapped by the Taliban. "The Case of Beckett Brennan" investigates a recent sexual assault case at the University of the ... See full summary »

Stars: Steve Kroft, Greg Mortenson, Jon Krakauer, Mansur Khan Mahsud

46. Rx for Survival: A Global Health Challenge (2005– )
Episode: How Safe Are We? (2005)

Documentary

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During the past 100 years, life expectancy more than doubled in developed countries. In the last few decades, however, thirty new infectious diseases have emerged and one of them - AIDS - ... See full summary »

Director: Rob Whittlesey

47. The Money Programme (1966– )
Episode: How a Geek Changed the World (2008)

Documentary

6.9
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Stars: Fiona Bruce, Bill Gates, Paul G. Allen, Steve Ballmer

Votes: 27

48. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )
Episode: Ice & Brimstone (2014)

TV-PG | Documentary

8.4
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In episode four, 60 Minutes' Lesley Stahl travels to Greenland to investigate the effects of global warming in the Arctic; Down south, Ian Somerhalder travels to North Carolina to listen in... See full summary »

Stars: Ian Somerhalder, Lesley Stahl

Votes: 17

49. Strange Days on Planet Earth (2005– )
Episode: Invaders (2005)

Documentary, History, Mystery

8.2
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Director: John Rubin | Stars: Edward Norton, Greg Asner, Jim Carlton, David Duffy

Votes: 10

50. Nova (1974– )
Episode: Judgment Day: Intelligent Design on Trial (2007)

TV-PG | Documentary, Biography

8.6
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When the school board in Dover, Pennsylvania votes to require science teachers to read a statement touting Intelligent Design as a scientific alternative to Darwin's Theory of Evolution ... See full summary »

Directors: Gary Johnstone, Joseph McMaster | Stars: Jay Benedict, Anthony Edridge, Michael Fitzpatrick, Paul Haley

Votes: 157