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1. LBJ (2016)

R | 98 min | Biography, Drama

6.2
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The story of U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson from his young days in West Texas to the White House.

Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Woody Harrelson, C. Thomas Howell, Bill Pullman

Votes: 220

2. Friends with Benefits (2011)

R | 109 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
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63 Metascore

A young man and woman decide to take their friendship to the next level without becoming a couple, but soon discover that adding sex only leads to complications.

Director: Will Gluck | Stars: Mila Kunis, Justin Timberlake, Patricia Clarkson, Jenna Elfman

Votes: 290,492 | Gross: $55.80M

3. The First Time (I) (2012)

PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.9
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55 Metascore

A shy senior and a down-to-earth junior fall in love over one weekend.

Director: Jon Kasdan | Stars: Dylan O'Brien, Britt Robertson, Victoria Justice, James Frecheville

Votes: 55,226 | Gross: $0.02M

4. Beowulf (2007)

PG-13 | 115 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.2
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59 Metascore

The warrior Beowulf must fight and defeat the monster Grendel who is terrorizing Denmark, and later, Grendel's mother, who begins killing out of revenge.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Ray Winstone, Crispin Glover, Angelina Jolie, Robin Wright

Votes: 147,637 | Gross: $82.16M

5. Flipped (I) (2010)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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45 Metascore

Two eighth-graders start to have feelings for each other despite being total opposites.

Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: Madeline Carroll, Callan McAuliffe, Rebecca De Mornay, Anthony Edwards

Votes: 66,700 | Gross: $1.75M

6. Before Midnight (2013)

R | 109 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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94 Metascore

We meet Jesse and Celine nine years on in Greece. Almost two decades have passed since their first meeting on that train bound for Vienna.

Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick, Ariane Labed

Votes: 107,010 | Gross: $8.11M

7. Faster (2010)

R | 98 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.5
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44 Metascore

An ex-con gets on a series of apparently unrelated killings. He gets tracked by a veteran cop with secrets of his own and an egocentric hit man.

Director: George Tillman Jr. | Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Billy Bob Thornton, Maggie Grace, Mauricio Lopez

Votes: 84,877 | Gross: $23.23M

8. Bernie (2011)

PG-13 | 104 min | Biography, Comedy, Crime

6.8
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75 Metascore

In small-town Texas, an affable mortician strikes up a friendship with a wealthy widow, though when she starts to become controlling, he goes to great lengths to separate himself from her grasp.

Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Jack Black, Shirley MacLaine, Matthew McConaughey, Brady Coleman

Votes: 49,504 | Gross: $9.20M

9. Music and Lyrics (2007)

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

6.5
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59 Metascore

A washed up singer is given a couple days to compose a chart-topping hit for an aspiring teen sensation. Though he's never written a decent lyric in his life, he sparks with an offbeat younger woman with a flair for words.

Director: Marc Lawrence | Stars: Hugh Grant, Drew Barrymore, Scott Porter, Nick Bacon

Votes: 85,850 | Gross: $50.56M

10. And So It Goes (2014)

PG-13 | 94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.8
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38 Metascore

A self-absorbed realtor enlists the help of his neighbor when he's suddenly left in charge of the granddaughter he never knew existed until his estranged son drops her off at his home.

Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: Michael Douglas, Diane Keaton, Sterling Jerins, Annie Parisse

Votes: 10,212 | Gross: $15.16M

11. The Magic of Belle Isle (2012)

PG | 109 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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46 Metascore

Monty Wildhorn, an alcoholic novelist of Westerns, has lost his drive. His nephew pushes him to summer in quiet Belle Isle. He begrudgingly befriends a newly single mom and her 3 girls who help him find the inspiration to write again.

Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: Morgan Freeman, Virginia Madsen, Madeline Carroll, Emma Fuhrmann

Votes: 14,383 | Gross: $0.10M

12. Did You Hear About the Morgans? (2009)

PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

4.8
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27 Metascore

In New York City, an estranged couple who witness a murder are relocated to small-town Wyoming as part of a witness-protection program.

Director: Marc Lawrence | Stars: Hugh Grant, Sarah Jessica Parker, Sam Elliott, Elisabeth Moss

Votes: 31,369 | Gross: $29.58M

13. The Rewrite (2014)

107 min | Comedy, Romance

6.2
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51 Metascore

An Oscar-winning writer in a slump leaves Hollywood to teach screenwriting at a college on the East Coast, where he falls for a single mom taking classes there.

Director: Marc Lawrence | Stars: Hugh Grant, Whit Baldwin, Vanessa Wasche, Enid Graham

Votes: 13,825

14. A Mighty Wind (2003)

PG-13 | 91 min | Comedy, Music

7.3
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81 Metascore

Mockumentary captures the reunion of 1960s folk trio the Folksmen as they prepare for a show at The Town Hall to memorialize a recently deceased concert promoter.

Director: Christopher Guest | Stars: Christopher Guest, Eugene Levy, Michael McKean, Jim Moret

Votes: 23,178 | Gross: $17.51M

15. American Masters (1985– )

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Biography

8.1
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Since its premiere in 1986, this Emmy-winning documentary series has presented hundreds of hours comprising profiles of outstanding American cultural artists. Past subjects have included ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 511

16. Damsels in Distress (2011)

PG-13 | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.7
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67 Metascore

A trio of girls set out to change the male-dominated environment of the Seven Oaks college campus, and to rescue their fellow students from depression, grunge and low standards of every kind.

Director: Whit Stillman | Stars: Greta Gerwig, Adam Brody, Analeigh Tipton, Megalyn Echikunwoke

Votes: 8,099 | Gross: $1.01M

17. Some Mother's Son (1996)

R | 112 min | Drama, History

7.3
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Based on the true story of the 1981 hunger strike in a British prison, in which IRA prisoner Bobby Sands led a protest against the treatment of IRA prisoners as criminals rather than as ... See full summary »

Director: Terry George | Stars: Helen Mirren, Fionnula Flanagan, Aidan Gillen, David O'Hara

Votes: 2,222 | Gross: $0.61M

18. The Mountain Men (1980)

R | 102 min | Adventure, Western

6.4
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A pair of grizzled frontiersmen fight Indians, guzzle liquor, and steal squaws in their search for a legendary valley 'so full of beaver that they jump right into your traps' in this fanciful adventure.

Director: Richard Lang | Stars: Charlton Heston, Brian Keith, Victoria Racimo, Stephen Macht

Votes: 1,569

19. The Awakening (1980)

R | 101 min | Horror

4.8
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An archeologist discovers his daughter is possessed by the spirit of an Egyptian queen. To save mankind he must destroy her.

Director: Mike Newell | Stars: Charlton Heston, Susannah York, Jill Townsend, Stephanie Zimbalist

Votes: 1,509

20. Modern Romance (1981)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Romance

7.0
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Albert Brooks directs himself as a successful film editor with far too many issues that affects the relationship between him and his remarkably patient girlfriend.

Director: Albert Brooks | Stars: Albert Brooks, Kathryn Harrold, Tyann Means, Bruno Kirby

Votes: 2,282

21. Mother Lode (1982)

PG | 101 min | Adventure, Mystery, Thriller

6.2
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A couple of youngish adventurers go into the wilderness of British Columbia in search of a lost colleague. Their plane crashes and they find themselves at the mercy of a crazed old Scottish... See full summary »

Directors: Charlton Heston, Fraser C. Heston | Stars: Charlton Heston, Kim Basinger, Nick Mancuso, John Marley

Votes: 935

22. Walking the Mile (2000 Video)

11 min | Documentary, Short

6.1
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Director: Constantine Nasr | Stars: David Valdes, Spunk, Michael Jeter, James Cromwell

Votes: 130

23. Walking the Mile (Director's Cut) (2014 Video)

96 min | Documentary

6.3
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Behind the scenes documentary of Frank Darabont's The Green Mile.

Director: Constantine Nasr | Stars: Howard Berger, Scott Crabbe, James Cromwell, Alan B. Curtiss

Votes: 10

24. Wonderful Tonight

Comedy | Announced

The film chronicles the relationship between a confirmed bachelor and a young woman, after their one-night stand leads to an unplanned pregnancy and a surprising love affair.

Director: Christine Jeffs

25. It Was a Wonderful Life (1993)

82 min | Documentary

6.9
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Feature-length documentary deals with homeless women, once secure in their middle-class status, who through divorce, misfortune, or circumstances were reduced to living on the street.

Director: Michèle Ohayon | Stars: Jodie Foster, Lou Hall, Reena Sands, Josephine

Votes: 124

26. But... Seriously (1994 TV Special)

82 min | Comedy, Documentary

7.1
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Director: Jeff Lieberman | Stars: Richard Belzer, Ted Blumberg, Eric Bogosian, Barbara Boxer

Votes: 39

27. Daughter of the Bride

Comedy, Romance | Announced

A woman reluctantly agrees to help her mom

28. Pure (II)

Thriller | Announced

An au pair for a suburban couple in New York lives a secret double life that gets her into trouble.

29. Hope Springs Eternal: A Look Back at 'The Shawshank Redemption' (2004 Video)

31 min | Documentary, Short

7.3
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Several _Shawshank Redemption, The (1994)_ cast and crew members reflect on the film in this 10th Anniversary documentary for the film's release. The main points of focus here are the ... See full summary »

Director: Constantine Nasr | Stars: Gil Bellows, Clancy Brown, Drew Casper, Frank Darabont

Votes: 63

30. American Masters (1985– )
Episode: Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows (2000)

Not Rated | 87 min | Documentary, Biography

6.9
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Documentary that explores actor/director Clint Eastwood and his art by juxtaposing each major stage in his life with a corresponding stage in the thematic development of his work. Clint ... See full summary »

Director: Bruce Ricker | Stars: Morgan Freeman, Richard Burton, Joel Cox, Dani Crayne

Votes: 333