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1. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)

PG-13 | 166 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

7.8
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70 Metascore

Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.

Writers: Eric Roth, Robin Swicord, F. Scott Fitzgerald | Director: David Fincher | Stars: Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Tilda Swinton, Julia Ormond

2. A Time to Kill (1996)

R | 149 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.4
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54 Metascore

A young lawyer defends a black man accused of murdering two men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, sparking a rebirth of the K.K.K.

Writers: John Grisham, Akiva Goldsman | Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Sandra Bullock, Samuel L. Jackson, Kevin Spacey

3. In the Heat of the Night (1988–1995)

60 min | Drama, Crime, Mystery

7.4
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In Sparta, Mississippi, a crusty Police Chief (later Sheriff) and his African American Chief Detective investigate crimes.

Creator: James Lee Barrett | Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Alan Autry, David Hart, Hugh O'Connor

4. Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)

PG-13 | 130 min | Drama, Comedy

7.6
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A housewife who is unhappy with her life befriends an old lady in a nursing home and is enthralled by the tales she tells of people she used to know.

Writers: Fannie Flagg, Carol Sobieski | Director: Jon Avnet | Stars: Kathy Bates, Jessica Tandy, Mary Stuart Masterson, Mary-Louise Parker

5. Forces of Nature (1999)

PG-13 | 105 min | Comedy, Romance

5.3
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46 Metascore

A soon-to-be-married man encounters an exciting stranger after his plane suffers an accident on takeoff.

Writer: Marc Lawrence | Director: Bronwen Hughes | Stars: Sandra Bullock, Ben Affleck, Maura Tierney, Steve Zahn

6. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997)

R | 155 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.6
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57 Metascore

A visiting city reporter's assignment suddenly revolves around the murder trial of a local millionaire, whom he befriends.

Writers: John Berendt, John Lee Hancock | Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: John Cusack, Kevin Spacey, Jack Thompson, Irma P. Hall

7. The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000)

PG-13 | 126 min | Drama, Fantasy, Sport

6.7
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47 Metascore

A down-and-out golfer attempts to recover his game and his life with help from a mystical caddy.

Writers: Steven Pressfield, Jeremy Leven | Director: Robert Redford | Stars: Will Smith, Matt Damon, Charlize Theron, Bruce McGill

8. Career Opportunities (1991)

PG-13 | 83 min | Comedy, Romance

5.8
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Josie, the daughter of the town's wealthiest businessman, faces problems at home and wishes to leave home, but is disorientated. Her decision is finalized after she falls asleep in a Target... See full summary »

Writer: John Hughes | Director: Bryan Gordon | Stars: Frank Whaley, Jennifer Connelly, Dermot Mulroney, Kieran Mulroney

9. Elvis (2005 TV Movie)

173 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.4
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A chronicle of the life of Elvis Presley (Rhys Meyers), from his humble beginnings to his rise to international stardom.

Writer: Patrick Sheane Duncan | Director: James Steven Sadwith | Stars: Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Randy Quaid, Rose McGowan, Tim Guinee

10. Flash (1997 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama

7.0
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A boy falls in love with a horse named Flash that's for sale. He gets a job to earn the money to buy the horse, but he's forced to sell when the family falls upon hard times. This ... See full summary »

Writer: Monte Merrick | Director: Simon Wincer | Stars: Lucas Black, Brian Kerwin, Shawn Toovey, Tom Nowicki

11. A Simple Twist of Fate (1994)

PG-13 | 106 min | Drama, Comedy

6.3
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His life was emotionally closed off from the world, until an orphaned baby showed up at his house.

Writers: George Eliot, Steve Martin | Director: Gillies MacKinnon | Stars: Steve Martin, Gabriel Byrne, Laura Linney, Catherine O'Hara

12. Sharky's Machine (1981)

R | 122 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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Tom Sharky is a narcotics cop in Atlanta who's demoted to vice after a botched bust. In the depths of this lowly division, while investigating a high-dollar prostitution ring, Sharky ... See full summary »

Writers: William Diehl, Gerald Di Pego | Director: Burt Reynolds | Stars: Burt Reynolds, Rachel Ward, Vittorio Gassman, Brian Keith

13. American Playhouse (1981– )

Comedy, Drama

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Stars: Robert Minkoff, Deanna Dunagan, Sada Thompson, Elizabeth Franz

14. Tank (1984)

PG | 113 min | Action, Drama, Comedy

5.5
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Sergeant Major Zak Carey is serving what is his final tour of duty at an Army base in Clemens, Georgia. Zak doesn't like the way the Army keeps the base and the bar is not what he's ... See full summary »

Writer: Dan Gordon | Director: Marvin J. Chomsky | Stars: James Garner, Shirley Jones, C. Thomas Howell, Mark Herrier

15. Songcatcher (2000)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama, Music

7.2
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63 Metascore

After being denied a promotion at the university where she teaches, Doctor Lily Penleric, a brilliant musicologist, impulsively visits her sister, who runs a struggling rural school in ... See full summary »

Writer: Maggie Greenwald | Director: Maggie Greenwald | Stars: Janet McTeer, Michael MicQuick Davis, Michael Goodwin, Gregory Russell Cook

16. Queen (1993 TV Mini-Series)

282 min | Drama

7.7
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A plantation owner's son falls in love with a slave named Easter and together they have a Mixed race daughter named Queen. As Queen grows up, she faces the struggle of trying to fit into ... See full summary »

Stars: Ann-Margret, Patricia Clarkson, Tim Daly, Ossie Davis

17. Chiefs (1983 TV Mini-Series)

200 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Three generations of police chiefs for a southern town go about their jobs while a serial murderer operates.

Stars: Charlton Heston, Keith Carradine, Stephen Collins, Brad Davis

18. The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia (1981)

PG | 120 min | Drama, Music

5.8
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A small town stud wants to go to Nashville and be a big country star. His ambitious kid sister works as his manager. When they cross paths with a small town sheriff, their dream comes in jeopardy.

Writer: Bob Bonney | Director: Ronald F. Maxwell | Stars: Kristy McNichol, Dennis Quaid, Mark Hamill, Sunny Johnson

19. Savannah (1996–1997)

60 min | Drama

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Based in Savannah, Georgia, it follows the lives of 3 best friends that have grown up together. Lane Mackenzie left Savannah after graduating for college to become a big journalist in New ... See full summary »

Creator: Constance M. Burge | Stars: Robyn Lively, Jamie Luner, Shannon Sturges, David Gail

20. I'll Fly Away (1991–1993)

60 min | Drama

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Forrest Bedford is a Southern lawyer in the late 1950s, generally content with his privileged life. But the winds of change are blowing, and he becomes increasingly involved with civil ... See full summary »

Stars: Sam Waterston, Regina Taylor, Jeremy London, Ashlee Levitch

21. Greased Lightning (1977)

PG | 96 min | Action, Biography, Comedy

6.1
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The true life story of Wendell Scott, the first black stock car racing driver to win an upper tier NASCAR race.

Writers: Kenneth Vose, Lawrence DuKore, Melvin Van Peebles, Leon Capetanos | Director: Michael Schultz | Stars: Richard Pryor, Beau Bridges, Pam Grier, Cleavon Little

22. The Grass Harp (1995)

PG | 107 min | Drama, Comedy

7.2
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After his mother's death, Collin Fenwick goes to live with his father's cousins, the wealthy, avaricious, and controlling Verena Talbo, and her compliant, earthy sister Dolly. When a city ... See full summary »

Writers: Truman Capote, Stirling Silliphant, Kirk Ellis | Director: Charles Matthau | Stars: Piper Laurie, Sissy Spacek, Walter Matthau, Edward Furlong

23. Warm Springs (2005 TV Movie)

121 min | Biography, Drama

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Franklin Roosevelt, left a paraplegic from polio at 39 years of age, seeks out a miracle cure in the backwoods of Georgia.

Writer: Margaret Nagle | Director: Joseph Sargent | Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Cynthia Nixon, David Paymer, Tim Blake Nelson

24. The Journey of August King (1995)

PG-13 | 91 min | Drama

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The Journey of August King is a multi-dimensional drama about a North Carolina farmer in April 1815. August King, a widower, is on his way home as he does every year after selling his ... See full summary »

Writer: John Ehle | Director: John Duigan | Stars: Jason Patric, Thandie Newton, Larry Drake, Sam Waterston

25. Night Shadows (1984)

R | 99 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

4.7
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Two brothers discover that the residents of a small Southern town are being infected by a form of toxic waste, turning them into blood-ravenous zombies.

Writers: Michael Jones, John C. Kruize, Peter Z. Orton | Directors: John 'Bud' Cardos, Mark Rosman | Stars: Wings Hauser, Bo Hopkins, Jody Medford, Lee Montgomery

26. Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones (1980 TV Movie)

192 min | Biography, Drama

7.6
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The story of the People's Temple cult led by Jim Jones and the events involving its move to Guyana and its eventual mass suicide.

Writers: Ernest Tidyman, Charles A. Krause | Director: William A. Graham | Stars: Powers Boothe, Ned Beatty, Irene Cara, Veronica Cartwright

27. Murder in Coweta County (1983 TV Movie)

100 min | Crime, Drama

7.5
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In 1948, in rural Georgia, Coweta County is watched over by its legendary, indomitable Sheriff Lamar Potts (Johnny Cash). No felony had ever gone unsolved while Sheriff Potts was in charge.... See full summary »

Writers: Dennis Nemec, Margaret Anne Barnes | Director: Gary Nelson | Stars: Andy Griffith, Johnny Cash, Earl Hindman, Ed Van Nuys

28. The Work and the Glory II: American Zion (2005)

PG-13 | 100 min | Drama, Western

6.4
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In November of 1833, the state of Missouri turned a blind eye as hundreds of its peaceful inhabitants were hunted down and driven from their homes in the dead of night. Against this ... See full summary »

Writers: Gerald N. Lund, Matt Whitaker | Director: Sterling Van Wagenen | Stars: Sam Hennings, Brenda Strong, Eric Johnson, Alexander Carroll

29. Selma, Lord, Selma (1999 TV Movie)

94 min | Drama

7.3
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In 1965 Alabama, an 11 year old girl (Jurnee Smollett) is touched by a speech by Martin Luther King, Jr. (Clifton Powell) and becomes a devout follower. But her resolution is tested when ... See full summary »

Writers: Rachel West Nelson, Frank Sikora, Sheyann Webb, Cynthia Whitcomb | Director: Charles Burnett | Stars: Mackenzie Astin, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Clifton Powell, Ella Joyce

30. Boycott (2001 TV Movie)

PG | 118 min | Drama

7.3
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Black Americans boycott the public buses during the 1950s civil rights movement.

Writers: Stewart Burns, Herman Daniel Farrell, Timothy J. Sexton | Director: Clark Johnson | Stars: Jeffrey Wright, Terrence Howard, CCH Pounder, Carmen Ejogo

31. Nightjohn (1996 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 92 min | Drama

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Sarny, a 12-year-old slave girl in the ante-bellum South, faces a relatively hopeless life. Her chief duties at the plantation of Clel Waller are serving at table, spitting tobacco juice on... See full summary »

Writers: Gary Paulsen, Bill Cain | Director: Charles Burnett | Stars: Beau Bridges, Gerald Brown, Gabriel Casseus, Bill Cobbs

32. Cold Sassy Tree (1989 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama

6.3
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An independent woman from the North causes a scandal when she decides to wed a local general store owner just three weeks after he has been widowed.

Writers: Olive Ann Burns, Karen Croner, Joan Tewkesbury | Director: Joan Tewkesbury | Stars: Faye Dunaway, Richard Widmark, Frances Fisher, Lee Garlington

33. Freedom Road (1979 TV Movie)

186 min | Drama

6.4
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Muhammad Ali, in a rare acting role, plays Gideon Jackson, an ex-slave in 1870's Virginia who gets elected to the U.S. Senate in Washington D.C. and battles other former slaves and white ... See full summary »

Writers: Howard Fast, David Zelag Goodman | Director: Ján Kadár | Stars: Muhammad Ali, Kris Kristofferson, Ron O'Neal, Edward Herrmann

34. Leo (2002)

R | 104 min | Drama

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Writers: Massy Tadjedin, Amir Tadjedin | Director: Mehdi Norowzian | Stars: Joseph Fiennes, Elisabeth Shue, Sam Shepard, Justin Chambers

35. The Bear (1984)

PG | 110 min | Biography, Drama, Family

6.1
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Biopic about the great college football coach Paul "Bear" Bryant of the University of Alabama.

Writer: Michael Kane | Director: Richard C. Sarafian | Stars: Gary Busey, Cynthia Leake, Carmen Thomas, Cary Guffey

36. A Son's Promise (1990 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama

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The touching true story of the fifteen years old Terry who promised his dying mother to look after his six younger brothers and keep them together as a family ... a man's job on a boy's ... See full summary »

Writers: Bill Stratton, Robert Inman | Director: John Korty | Stars: Ricky Schroder, David Andrews, Veronica Cartwright, Stephen Dorff

37. Paris Trout (1991)

R | 100 min | Drama

6.5
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Paris Trout is a vile Southern bigot. He owns a store and is a loanshark. He often sues people, and so his lawyer, Harry Seagraves, eventually meets Paris' wife Hannah. A former ... See full summary »

Writer: Peter Dexter | Director: Stephen Gyllenhaal | Stars: Dennis Hopper, Barbara Hershey, Ed Harris, Ray McKinnon

38. Randy and the Mob (2007)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Crime

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A good ol' boy (McKinnon) gets into trouble with some mobsters, and then must seek assistance from his estranged, identical twin gay brother.

Writer: Ray McKinnon | Director: Ray McKinnon | Stars: Ray McKinnon, Walton Goggins, Lisa Blount, Tim DeKay

39. A Lesson Before Dying (1999 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 105 min | Drama

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In the 1940s South, an African-American man is wrongly accused of the killing of a white store owner. In his defense, his white attorney equates him with a lowly hog, to indicate that he ... See full summary »

Writers: Ernest J. Gaines, Ann Peacock | Director: Joseph Sargent | Stars: Don Cheadle, Cicely Tyson, Mekhi Phifer, Irma P. Hall

40. The Work and the Glory III: A House Divided (2006)

PG | 89 min | Drama, Western

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Joshua Steed returns to Missouri a wealthy man with a beautiful wife; however, the past has a way of catching up. Soon Joshua is tangled in a web of rumors, deception and betrayal that ... See full summary »

Writers: Gerald N. Lund, Matt Whitaker | Director: Sterling Van Wagenen | Stars: Sam Hennings, Brenda Strong, Eric Johnson, Alexander Carroll

41. Freedom Song (2000 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 112 min | Drama

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Writers: Phil Alden Robinson, Stanley Weiser | Director: Phil Alden Robinson | Stars: Danny Glover, Vicellous Reon Shannon, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Loretta Devine

42. Breaking Away (1980–1981)

60 min | Drama, Family

8.2
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Four buddies live in Bloomington, Indiana, facing life as working class "cutters" in a college town. Focus is on Dave and his $1200 La Strada bike.

Stars: Barbara Barrie, Shaun Cassidy, Jackie Earle Haley, Vincent Gardenia

43. Go Tell It on the Mountain (1984)

96 min | Drama

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This film adaptation of James Baldwin's celbrated novel tells the journey of a family from the rural South to "big city" Harlem seeking both salvation and understanding and of a young boy ... See full summary »

Director: Stan Lathan | Stars: Paul Winfield, James Bond III, Olivia Cole, Roderick Wimberly

44. Border Shootout (1990)

Not Rated | 96 min | Western

4.6
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Young rancher Kirby Frye is appointed deputy in a small town tyrannized by ruthless Phil Sundeen, the son of one of the founders of the town.

Writers: Elmore Leonard, Chris McIntyre | Director: Chris McIntyre | Stars: Michael Forest, Cody Glenn, Michael Horse, Sergio Calderón

45. The Prize Fighter (1979)

PG | 99 min | Comedy

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Writers: Tim Conway, John Myhers | Director: Michael Preece | Stars: Tim Conway, Don Knotts, David Wayne, Robin Clarke

46. As Summers Die (1986 TV Movie)

87 min | Drama

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The plot centers around a large area of land owned by an old black lady, Elvira Backus. It had been given to her by her one time employer and secret father of her two children, a southern ... See full summary »

Writers: Jeff Andrus, Michael De Guzman, Winston Groom | Director: Jean-Claude Tramont | Stars: Scott Glenn, Jamie Lee Curtis, Bette Davis, John Randolph

47. Dream West (1986 TV Mini-Series)

Biography, Drama, Western

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John Charles Fremont, the American adventurer, the free-spirited women who impelled him to dare undreamed-of-feats, and the young nation they helped to shape. The story begins in 1839 when ... See full summary »

Stars: John Francis, Joe Inscoe, Chuck Hansen, Scott S. Jones

48. A Killing Affair (1986)

R | 100 min | Crime, Drama

5.8
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The story of a widow (in West Virginia) who takes in a drifter who she believes killed her husband. She begins to fall for him but cannot be sure if she should trust him.

Writers: Robert Houston, David Saperstein | Director: David Saperstein | Stars: Peter Weller, Kathy Baker, John Glover, Bill Smitrovich

49. The Price of a Broken Heart (1999 TV Movie)

89 min

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Fact-based story about a landmark legal battle. A woman (Park Overall) learns that her husband has been having a very open affair with his secretary (Laura Innes) and has promised marriage.... See full summary »

Writer: Patricia Resnick | Director: Paul Shapiro | Stars: Park Overall, Laura Innes, Timothy Carhart, Bill Nunn

50. Blood Salvage (1990)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Horror

4.8
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Twisted tale about a crazy, preaching redneck named Jake who kidnaps people off the highway and performs sick medical experiments on them. He then proceeds to sell their organs on the black... See full summary »

Writers: Tucker Johnston, Ken Sanders | Director: Tucker Johnston | Stars: Danny Nelson, Lori Birdsong, Christian Hesler, Ralph Pruitt Vaughn