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1. The Godfather (1972)

R | 175 min | Crime, Drama

9.2
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100 Metascore

The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

Writers: Mario Puzo, Francis Ford Coppola | Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Diane Keaton

2. Taxi Driver (1976)

R | 113 min | Crime, Drama

8.4
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93 Metascore

A mentally unstable Vietnam war veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process.

Writer: Paul Schrader | Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Cybill Shepherd, Albert Brooks

3. Michael Jackson: Video Greatest Hits - HIStory (1995 Video)

89 min | Documentary, Music

8.4
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This has 10 of the greatest videos of all time by the king of pop. It has videos like Billie Jean,Thriller,Beat it and more.

Writers: Steve Barron, Bob Giraldi, Michael Jackson, John Landis, Richard Price | Directors: Steve Barron, Bob Giraldi, Bruce Gowers, John Landis, Joe Pytka, Herb Ritts, Nick Saxton, Martin Scorsese, John Singleton | Stars: Michael Jackson, Alberto Alejandrino, Horace Bailey, Tyra Banks

4. The Thanksgiving Visitor (1967 TV Movie)

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Writers: Truman Capote, Eleanor Perry | Director: Frank Perry | Stars: Geraldine Page, Michael Kearney, Hansford Rowe III, Joy Nicholson

5. Raging Bull (1980)

R | 129 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

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92 Metascore

An emotionally self-destructive boxer's journey through life, as the violence and temper that leads him to the top in the ring, destroys his life outside it.

Writers: Jake LaMotta, Joseph Carter, Peter Savage, Paul Schrader, Mardik Martin | Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robert De Niro, Cathy Moriarty, Joe Pesci, Frank Vincent

6. The Last Waltz (1978)

PG | 117 min | Documentary, Music

8.2
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88 Metascore

A film account and presentation of the final concert of The Band.

Writer: Mardik Martin | Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robbie Robertson, Muddy Waters, Neil Young, Van Morrison

7. Jaws (1975)

PG | 124 min | Thriller

8.1
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79 Metascore

When a gigantic great white shark begins to menace the small island community of Amity, a police chief, a marine scientist and grizzled fisherman set out to stop it.

Writers: Peter Benchley, Carl Gottlieb | Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss, Lorraine Gary

9. The Fugitive (1993)

PG-13 | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.8
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88 Metascore

Dr. Richard Kimble, unjustly accused of murdering his wife, must find the real killer while being the target of a nationwide manhunt.

Writers: Jeb Stuart, David Twohy, Roy Huggins | Director: Andrew Davis | Stars: Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones, Sela Ward, Julianne Moore

10. Visions of Light (1992)

92 min | Documentary, History

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Cameramen and women discuss the craft and art of cinematography and of the "DP" (the director of photography), illustrating their points with clips from 100 films, from Birth of a Nation to... See full summary »

Writer: Todd McCarthy | Directors: Arnold Glassman, Todd McCarthy, Stuart Samuels | Stars: Conrad L. Hall, John Bailey, Vilmos Zsigmond, Charles Lang

11. Primal Fear (1996)

R | 129 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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47 Metascore

An altar boy is accused of murdering a priest, and the truth is buried several layers deep.

Writers: William Diehl, Steve Shagan, Ann Biderman | Director: Gregory Hoblit | Stars: Richard Gere, Laura Linney, Edward Norton, John Mahoney

12. Side by Side (2012)

Not Rated | 99 min | Documentary

7.7
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82 Metascore

The documentary investigates the history, process and workflow of both digital and photochemical film creation.

Writer: Christopher Kenneally | Director: Christopher Kenneally | Stars: Derek Ambrosi, Michael Ballhaus, Andrzej Bartkowiak, Dion Beebe

13. King (1978 TV Mini-Series)

271 min | Biography, Drama

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The story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., stretching from his days as a Southern Baptist minister up to his assassination in Memphis in 1968.

Stars: Paul Winfield, Cicely Tyson, Tony Bennett, Roscoe Lee Browne

14. The Abyss (1989)

PG-13 | 139 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.6
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62 Metascore

A civilian diving team are enlisted to search for a lost nuclear submarine and face danger while encountering an alien aquatic species.

Writer: James Cameron | Director: James Cameron | Stars: Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Michael Biehn, Leo Burmester

15. The Last Detail (1973)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Drama

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Two Navy men are ordered to bring a young offender to prison but decide to show him one last good time along the way.

Writers: Robert Towne, Darryl Ponicsan | Director: Hal Ashby | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Randy Quaid, Otis Young, Clifton James

16. Husbands (1970)

PG-13 | 131 min | Comedy, Drama

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A common friend's sudden death brings three men, married with children, to reconsider their lives and ultimately leave together. But mindless enthusiasm for regained freedom will be ... See full summary »

Writer: John Cassavetes | Director: John Cassavetes | Stars: Ben Gazzara, Peter Falk, John Cassavetes, Jenny Runacre

17. Bad (1987 Video)

PG | 17 min | Short, Music, Musical

7.6
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Writer: Richard Price | Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Michael Jackson, Alberto Alejandrino, Paul Calderon, Horace Daily

18. The Wanderers (1979)

R | 117 min | Drama

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Set against the urban jungle of 1963 New York's gangland subculture, this coming of age teenage movie is set around the Italian gang the Wanderers. Slight comedy, slight High School angst ... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Price, Rose Kaufman, Philip Kaufman | Director: Philip Kaufman | Stars: Ken Wahl, Karen Allen, John Friedrich, Toni Kalem

19. Jaws: The Inside Story (2010 TV Movie)

Documentary

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Stars: Richard Dreyfuss, Steven Spielberg, David Fear, Sid Sheinberg

20. Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

PG | 115 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

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In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being replaced one by one, with clones devoid of emotion.

Writers: Jack Finney, W.D. Richter | Director: Philip Kaufman | Stars: Donald Sutherland, Brooke Adams, Jeff Goldblum, Veronica Cartwright

21. The Front (1976)

PG | 95 min | Comedy, Drama

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A cashier poses as a writer for blacklisted talents to submit their work through, but the injustice around him pushes him to take a stand.

Writer: Walter Bernstein | Director: Martin Ritt | Stars: Woody Allen, Zero Mostel, Herschel Bernardi, Michael Murphy

22. American Boy: A Profile of: Steven Prince (1978)

55 min | Documentary

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Writers: Julia Cameron, Mardik Martin | Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Steven Prince, Martin Scorsese, George Memmoli, Julia Cameron

23. The Lost Boys (1987)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Horror

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63 Metascore

After moving to a new town, two brothers are convinced that the area is frequented by vampires.

Writers: Jan Fischer, James Jeremias, Jeffrey Boam | Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Jason Patric, Corey Haim, Dianne Wiest, Barnard Hughes

24. Bridge to Terabithia (2007)

PG | 96 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

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74 Metascore

A preteen's life is changed after befriending the new girl at school.

Writers: Jeff Stockwell, David Paterson, Katherine Paterson | Director: Gabor Csupo | Stars: Josh Hutcherson, AnnaSophia Robb, Zooey Deschanel, Robert Patrick

25. Klute (1971)

R | 114 min | Mystery, Thriller

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A small-town detective searching for a missing man has only one lead: a connection with a New York prostitute.

Writers: Andy Lewis, David E. Lewis | Director: Alan J. Pakula | Stars: Jane Fonda, Donald Sutherland, Charles Cioffi, Roy Scheider

26. Who Killed Teddy Bear (1965)

Not Rated | 94 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A busboy at a disco has sexual problems related to events in his childhood. He becomes obsessed with a disc jockey at the club, leading to obscene phone calls, voyeurism, trips to the porn ... See full summary »

Writers: Arnold Drake, Leon Tokatyan | Director: Joseph Cates | Stars: Sal Mineo, Juliet Prowse, Jan Murray, Elaine Stritch

27. Death Be Not Proud (1975 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

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Based on the book by famed author John Gunther about the life and early death of his teenage son Johnny, who died from a brain tumor.

Writers: John Gunther, Donald Wrye | Director: Donald Wrye | Stars: Arthur Hill, Jane Alexander, Robby Benson, Linden Chiles

28. The Lost Boys: A Retrospective (2004 Video)

23 min | Documentary, Short

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Stars: Joel Schumacher, Richard Donner, Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Haim

29. Bad Company (1972)

PG | 93 min | Drama, Western

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A god-fearing Ohio boy dodging the Civil War draft arrives in Jefferson City where he joins up with a hardscrabble group of like runaways heading west.

Writers: David Newman, Robert Benton | Director: Robert Benton | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Barry Brown, Jim Davis, David Huddleston

30. The White Dawn (1974)

R | 110 min | Adventure, Drama, History

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In 1896, three whalers are stranded in the Arctic North Canada and seek refuge with an Eskimo tribe. Gradually they gain control with the Eskimo village and introduce gambling, booze, theft... See full summary »

Writers: James Houston, Martin Ransohoff, Thomas Rickman | Director: Philip Kaufman | Stars: Warren Oates, Timothy Bottoms, Louis Gossett Jr., Joanasie Salamonie

31. Making 'Taxi Driver' (1999 Video)

71 min | Documentary

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Writer: Laurent Bouzereau | Director: Laurent Bouzereau | Stars: Martin Scorsese, Paul Schrader, Peter Boyle, Robert De Niro

32. Scrooged (1988)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

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38 Metascore

A selfish, cynical T.V. executive is haunted by three spirits bearing lessons on Christmas Eve.

Writers: Mitch Glazer, Michael O'Donoghue, Charles Dickens | Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Bill Murray, Karen Allen, John Forsythe, John Glover

33. House of D (2004)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Drama

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33 Metascore

By working through problems stemming from his past, Tom Warshaw, an American artist living in Paris, begins to discover who he really is, and returns to his home to reconcile with his family and friends.

Writer: David Duchovny | Director: David Duchovny | Stars: David Duchovny, Téa Leoni, Robin Williams, Anton Yelchin

34. The Landlord (1970)

R | 112 min | Comedy, Drama

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At the age of twenty-nine, Elgar Enders "runs away" from home. This running away consists of buying a building in a black ghetto in the Park Slope section of Brooklyn. Initially his ... See full summary »

Writers: Bill Gunn, Kristin Hunter | Director: Hal Ashby | Stars: Beau Bridges, Lee Grant, Diana Sands, Pearl Bailey

35. Little Murders (1971)

PG | 110 min | Comedy

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A girl brings home her latest boyfriend to meet her parents. This is done against the background of random shootings that had just begun in NYC at the time the play was written. How the ... See full summary »

Writer: Jules Feiffer | Director: Alan Arkin | Stars: Elliott Gould, Marcia Rodd, Vincent Gardenia, Elizabeth Wilson

36. Fingers (1978)

R | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Music

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A dysfunctional young man is pulled between loyalties to his Italian mob-connected loan shark father and his mentally disturbed Jewish concert pianist mother.

Writer: James Toback | Director: James Toback | Stars: Harvey Keitel, Tisa Farrow, Jim Brown, Michael V. Gazzo

37. Hardcore (1979)

R | 109 min | Drama, Thriller

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A conservative Midwest businessman ventures into the sordid underworld of pornography in California to look for his runaway teenage daughter who is making porno films in California's porno pits.

Writer: Paul Schrader | Director: Paul Schrader | Stars: George C. Scott, Peter Boyle, Season Hubley, Dick Sargent

38. Quick Change (1990)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Crime

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56 Metascore

Three thieves successfully rob a New York City bank, but making the escape from the city proves to be almost impossible.

Writers: Jay Cronley, Howard Franklin | Directors: Howard Franklin, Bill Murray | Stars: Bill Murray, Geena Davis, Randy Quaid, Dale Grand

39. Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982)

PG | 88 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

6.8
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Film noir parody with a detective uncovering a sinister plot. Characters from real noirs appear as scenes from various films are intercut.

Writers: Carl Reiner, George Gipe, Steve Martin | Director: Carl Reiner | Stars: Steve Martin, Rachel Ward, Alan Ladd, Carl Reiner

40. Shoot to Kill (1988)

R | 110 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

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Sidney Poitier returned to the big screen in this action-thriller, after a decade-long absence. When a cunning murderer vanishes into the rugged mountains of the Pacific Northwest, pursuing... See full summary »

Writers: Harv Zimmel, Michael Burton, Daniel Petrie Jr. | Director: Roger Spottiswoode | Stars: Sidney Poitier, Tom Berenger, Kirstie Alley, Clancy Brown

41. Eulogy (2004)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Drama

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34 Metascore

A black comedy that follows three generations of a family, who come together for the funeral of the patriarch - unveiling a litany of family secrets and covert relationships.

Writer: Michael Clancy | Director: Michael Clancy | Stars: Ray Romano, Jesse Bradford, Hank Azaria, Rip Torn

42. Baroque Duet (1992 TV Movie)

Documentary, Music

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Directors: Susan Froemke, Peter Gelb, Pat Jaffe, Albert Maysles | Stars: Kathleen Battle, Wynton Marsalis, Krista Bennion Feeney, John Feeney

43. The Howling (1981)

R | 91 min | Horror, Thriller

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After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a television newswoman is sent to a remote mountain resort whose residents may not be what they seem.

Writers: Gary Brandner, John Sayles, Terence H. Winkless | Director: Joe Dante | Stars: Dee Wallace, Patrick Macnee, Dennis Dugan, Christopher Stone

44. End of the Road (1970)

X | 110 min | Comedy, Drama

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After a catatonic episode on a railway station platform, Jacob Horner is taken to "The Farm", a bizarre insane asylum run by Doctor D. After being cured, Jacob takes a job as an English ... See full summary »

Writers: John Barth, Dennis McGuire, Terry Southern, Aram Avakian | Director: Aram Avakian | Stars: Stacy Keach, Harris Yulin, Dorothy Tristan, James Earl Jones

45. Ghostbusters II (1989)

PG | 108 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

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56 Metascore

The discovery of a massive river of ectoplasm and a resurgence of spectral activity allows the staff of Ghostbusters to revive the business.

Writers: Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis | Director: Ivan Reitman | Stars: Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis

46. Gotham (1988 TV Movie)

R | 98 min | Thriller

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Eddie is a private detective. When a client asks him to help persuade his ex-wife to leave him alone, Eddie says yes. Nothing strange about that ?, well 'ex' refers to the fact that she ... See full summary »

Writer: Lloyd Fonvielle | Director: Lloyd Fonvielle | Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Virginia Madsen, Colin Bruce, Denise Stephenson

47. Loving (1970)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Drama

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Brooks Wilson is in crisis. He is torn between his wife Selma and two daughters and his mistress Grace, and also between his career as a successful illustrator and his feeling that he might... See full summary »

Writers: Don Devlin, J.M. Ryan | Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: George Segal, Eva Marie Saint, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn

48. The People Next Door (1970)

R | 93 min | Drama

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Comfortable New York suburbanites Arthur and Gerrie Mason discover one night that their seemingly perfect 16-year old daughter, Maxie has been tripping on LSD. Arthur, a smug, bullying ... See full summary »

Writer: J.P. Miller | Director: David Greene | Stars: Eli Wallach, Julie Harris, Deborah Winters, Stephen McHattie

49. Gordon Willis on Cinematography (2001 Video)

4 min | Documentary, Short

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Stars: Gordon Willis, Michael Chapman, Conrad L. Hall, William A. Fraker

50. The Man with Two Brains (1983)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi

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61 Metascore

Steve Martin comedy about brain transplantation.

Writers: George Gipe, Steve Martin, Carl Reiner | Director: Carl Reiner | Stars: Steve Martin, Kathleen Turner, David Warner, Paul Benedict