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1. Love and Roadkill (2008)

14 min | Short

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A scenic ride through the country takes an unexpected turn, resulting in a rare moment of reflection on life and death for an urban executive woman. Based on the one-act play by Rose Caruso.

Director: John David Allen | Stars: Bill Camp, Madeleine Potter

Votes: 16

2. De película (1982–1990)

60 min

8.8
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Stars: Isabel Mestres, Emilio Linder, María Salerno, Carmen Maura

Votes: 45

3. The Wandering Company (1984 TV Movie)

50 min | Documentary

8.7
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Director: Humphrey Dixon | Stars: James Ivory, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, Ismail Merchant, Robert Powell

Votes: 36

4. In Ismail's Custody (1994 Video)

50 min | Documentary

8.6
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Director: Derrick Santini | Stars: Ismail Merchant, Simon Callow, Anthony Hopkins, James Ivory

Votes: 26

5. Streetwise (1984)

91 min | Documentary

8.3
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Gritty documentary looks at the life and lives of teenagers living on the streets of Seattle.

Director: Martin Bell | Stars: Roberta Joseph Hayes, Baby Gramps, Erin Blackwell, Lou Ellen Couch

Votes: 1,122

6. Charlie Rose (1991– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

8.0
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Charlie Rose interviews noteworthy people in fields including politics and government, business and economics, science and technology, media, sports and the arts.

Stars: Charlie Rose, Mark Halperin, Al Hunt, Thomas Friedman

Votes: 592

7. The Remains of the Day (1993)

PG | 134 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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84 Metascore

A butler who sacrificed body and soul to service in the years leading up to World War II realizes too late how misguided his loyalty was to his lordly employer.

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, John Haycraft, Christopher Reeve

Votes: 45,780 | Gross: $22.95M

8. Maurice (1987)

R | 140 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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74 Metascore

After his lover rejects him, a young man trapped by the oppressiveness of Edwardian society tries to come to terms with and accept his sexuality.

Director: James Ivory | Stars: James Wilby, Rupert Graves, Hugh Grant, Denholm Elliott

Votes: 10,788 | Gross: $3.13M

9. 3 by Cheever (1979– )
Episode: The 5:48 (1979)

58 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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Director: James Ivory | Stars: Laurence Luckinbill, Mary Beth Hurt, Laurinda Barrett, Dale Hodges

Votes: 28

10. The 59th Annual Academy Awards (1987 TV Special)

Family

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Director: Marty Pasetta | Stars: Chevy Chase, Goldie Hawn, Paul Hogan, Brian Ackland-Snow

Votes: 230

11. American Playhouse (1981– )

Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.6
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Stars: Edward Herrmann, Robert Minkoff, Deanna Dunagan, Sada Thompson

Votes: 121

12. Howards End (1992)

PG | 140 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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87 Metascore

A businessman thwarts his wife's bequest of an estate to another woman.

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, Vanessa Redgrave, Helena Bonham Carter

Votes: 21,290 | Gross: $25.97M

13. American Playhouse (1981– )
Episode: Noon Wine (1985)

81 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.5
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On a hot day in Texas in the the 1890s, a stranger shows up at the small dairy farm of Royal and Ellie Thompson. He asks for work and is hired. He's a taciturn, English-speaking Swede from ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Fields | Stars: Fred Ward, Stellan Skarsgård, Pat Hingle, Jon Cryer

Votes: 44

14. A Room with a View (1985)

Unrated | 117 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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80 Metascore

When Lucy Honeychurch and chaperone Charlotte Bartlett find themselves in Florence with rooms without views, fellow guests Mr Emerson and son George step in to remedy the situation. Meeting... See full summary »

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Maggie Smith, Helena Bonham Carter, Denholm Elliott, Julian Sands

Votes: 29,682 | Gross: $20.97M

15. The Directors (1997– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography

7.4
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Stars: Harrison Ford, Dave Mann, Tom Hanks, Rod Steiger

Votes: 140

16. Street Musicians of Bombay (1994)

59 min | Documentary, Music

7.4
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Off-camera, a Western traveler tells us of hearing singing from his hotel window in Bombay. He searches for the source, and discovers a caste of street performers, eking out a modest living... See full summary »

Director: Richard Robbins | Stars: Trevor Nichols, Rosemary Martin, Richard Robbins

Votes: 31

17. The Darjeeling Limited (2007)

R | 91 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.2
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67 Metascore

A year after their father's funeral, three brothers travel across India by train in an attempt to bond with each other.

Director: Wes Anderson | Stars: Owen Wilson, Adrien Brody, Jason Schwartzman, Amara Karan

Votes: 138,563 | Gross: $11.90M

18. Love and Loyalty: The Making of 'The Remains of the Day' (1993 TV Movie)

29 min | Documentary

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Director: Karina Friend Buck | Stars: James Ivory, Emma Thompson, Anthony Hopkins, Ismail Merchant

Votes: 13

19. The South Bank Show (1978– )

53 min | Documentary

7.1
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Long-running arts series.

Stars: Melvyn Bragg, Ian McKellen, Peter Hall, Lenny Henry

Votes: 84

20. 2006 Asian Excellence Awards (2006 TV Special)

120 min | Music

7.1
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Show about sex, blood and money.

Director: Michael Dempsey | Stars: Keiko Agena, Naveen Andrews, K.D. Aubert, Jackie Chan

Votes: 70

21. Heights (2005)

R | 93 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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59 Metascore

Spanning twenty-four hours, Heights follows five New Yorkers challenged to choose their destiny before the sun comes up the next day.

Director: Chris Terrio | Stars: Elizabeth Banks, Glenn Close, James Marsden, Chandler Williams

Votes: 4,200 | Gross: $1.16M

23. Shakespeare-Wallah (1965)

120 min | Drama

7.0
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The story of a family troupe of English actors in India. They travel around the towns and villages giving performances of Shakespearean plays. Through their travels we see the changing face... See full summary »

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Shashi Kapoor, Felicity Kendal, Geoffrey Kendal, Laura Liddell

Votes: 449

24. The 65th Annual Academy Awards (1993 TV Special)

Family

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Director: Jeff Margolis | Stars: Billy Crystal, Jane Alexander, Robert Altman, Luciana Arrighi

Votes: 309

25. The Remains of the Day: The Filmmaker's Journey (2001 Video)

30 min | Documentary, Short

7.0
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Director: Meg Staahl | Stars: Kazuo Ishiguro, James Ivory, Ismail Merchant, John Calley

Votes: 22

26. ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.9
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"ABC Afterschool Specials" was the umbrella show name for various educational shows that were shown in the afternoon, occasionally. Each episode was produced by a separate company.

Stars: Lance Kerwin, Samaria Graham, Mara Hobel, Alexa Kenin

Votes: 534

27. Mrs Dalloway (1997)

PG-13 | 97 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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In 1923 London, socialite Clarissa Dalloway's well-planned party is overshadowed by the return of an old suitor she had known 33 years earlier.

Director: Marleen Gorris | Stars: Vanessa Redgrave, Natascha McElhone, Michael Kitchen, Alan Cox

Votes: 2,907 | Gross: $3.26M

28. A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries (1998)

R | 127 min | Drama

6.9
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65 Metascore

This fictionalized story, based on the family life of writer James Jones, is an emotionless slice-of-life story. Jones here is portrayed as Bill Willis, a former war hero and now successful... See full summary »

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Leelee Sobieski, Kris Kristofferson, Barbara Hershey, Jane Birkin

Votes: 2,088 | Gross: $1.76M

29. The Householder (1963)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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A young Indian newlywed finds his independent wife troublesome and seeks help and advice from his overbearing mother, a supposedly worldly wise friend, an American seeker of enlightenment and a swami.

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Shashi Kapoor, Leela Naidu, Durga Khote, Achala Sachdev

Votes: 268

30. Building 'Howards End' (2005 Video)

43 min | Documentary, Short

6.8
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Stars: Luciana Arrighi, Jenny Beavan, Helena Bonham Carter, James Ivory

Votes: 13

31. The White Countess (2005)

PG-13 | 135 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.7
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60 Metascore

Set in 1930s Shanghai, where a blind American diplomat develops a curious relationship with a young Russian refugee who works odd -- and sometimes illicit -- jobs to support members of her dead husband's aristocratic family.

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Ralph Fiennes, Natasha Richardson, Vanessa Redgrave, Lynn Redgrave

Votes: 5,326 | Gross: $1.67M

32. Mr. & Mrs. Bridge (1990)

PG-13 | 126 min | Drama

6.7
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73 Metascore

Set during World War II, an upper-class family begins to fall apart due to the conservative nature of the patriarch and the progressive values of his children.

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Saundra McClain, Margaret Welsh

Votes: 2,301 | Gross: $7.70M

33. Heat and Dust (1983)

R | 133 min | Drama, Romance

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Anne is investigating the life of her grand-aunt Olivia, whose destiny has always been shrouded with scandal. The search leads back to the early 1920s, when Olivia, recently married to ... See full summary »

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Julie Christie, Greta Scacchi, Christopher Cazenove, Julian Glover

Votes: 1,162

34. Cinema 3 (1984– )

News

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Stars: Jaume Figueras, Crisol Tuà, Monts Llussà, Àlex Gorina

Votes: 115

35. The City of Your Final Destination: Sorting It Out at Ocho Rios (2010 Video)

20 min | Documentary, Short

6.6
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Director: Vijay Sekhon | Stars: Peter Cameron, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Anthony Hopkins, James Ivory

Votes: 5

36. The Delhi Way (1964)

50 min | Documentary

6.6
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Director: James Ivory | Star: Leo Genn

Votes: 38

37. Quartet (1981)

R | 101 min | Drama, Romance

6.5
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Marya finds herself penniless after her art dealer husband, Stephan, is convicted of theft. Marya accepts the hospitality of a strange couple, H.J. and Lois Heidler, who lets her live in their house.

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Alan Bates, Maggie Smith, Isabelle Adjani, Anthony Higgins

Votes: 929

38. Unauthorized: The Harvey Weinstein Project (2011)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Biography

6.5
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An uncensored look at the life and work of film producer Harvey Weinstein.

Director: Barry Avrich | Stars: Matt Affleck, Ken Auletta, Peter Bart, Peter Biskind

Votes: 274

39. Helen, Queen of the Nautch Girls (1973)

31 min | Short, Documentary, Musical

6.5
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Director: Anthony Korner | Stars: Helen, Anthony Korner

Votes: 31

40. The Courtesans of Bombay (1983 TV Movie)

74 min | Documentary, Music

6.5
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Roughly structured over 24 hours, we visit Pavan Pool, a compound in Bombay where poor women sing, dance, and engage in prostitution. By day, they practice singing and dancing, both ... See full summary »

Director: Ismail Merchant | Stars: Saeed Jaffrey, Zohra Segal, Kareem Samar

Votes: 80

41. A Bigger Splash (2015)

R | 125 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.4
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74 Metascore

The vacation of a famous rock star and a filmmaker in Italy is disrupted by the unexpected visit of an old friend and his daughter.

Director: Luca Guadagnino | Stars: Tilda Swinton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Ralph Fiennes, Dakota Johnson

Votes: 7,649 | Gross: $1.98M

42. The City of Your Final Destination (2009)

PG-13 | 117 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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52 Metascore

28-year-old Kansas University doctoral student Omar Razaghi wins a grant to write a biography of Latin American writer Jules Gund. Omar must get through to three people who were close to ... See full summary »

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Omar Metwally, Anthony Hopkins, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Nicholas Blandullo

Votes: 2,319

43. Surviving Picasso (1996)

R | 125 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.4
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55 Metascore

The passionate Merchant-Ivory drama tells the story of Francoise Gilot, the only lover of Pablo Picasso who was strong enough to withstand his ferocious cruelty and move on with her life.

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Natascha McElhone, Julianne Moore, Joss Ackland

Votes: 5,790 | Gross: $2.00M

44. The Bostonians (1984)

Not Rated | 122 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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59 Metascore

A Boston feminist and a conservative Southern lawyer contend for the heart and mind of a beautiful and bright girl unsure of her future.

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Christopher Reeve, Vanessa Redgrave, Jessica Tandy, Madeleine Potter

Votes: 1,456

45. The Europeans (1979)

90 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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It's the mid-nineteenth century. Adult siblings Felix Young and Eugenia Munster were born and raised in Europe and have a somewhat bohemian lifestyle reflective of their travels throughout ... See full summary »

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Lee Remick, Robin Ellis, Wesley Addy, Tim Choate

Votes: 612

46. Side Streets (1998)

116 min | Comedy

6.3
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Staten Island Cab-driver, Bipin Raj, picks up a passenger, mistakes her for a movie star, but tells her that his brother, Vikram Raj, is a very well-known Bollywood mega-star with millions ... See full summary »

Director: Tony Gerber | Stars: Valeria Golino, Rosario Dawson, Shabana Azmi, Jennifer Esposito

Votes: 189

47. Arcadia Lost (2010)

Drama

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Arcadia Lost tells the story of two teenagers stranded in rural Greece after a car wreck. Charlotte is a sixteen-year-old with a deep desire to find connection who hides behind a sullen ... See full summary »

Director: Phedon Papamichael | Stars: Dato Bakhtadze, Haley Bennett, Lachlan Buchanan, Anthony Burk

Votes: 132

48. Venice: Themes and Variations (1957)

28 min | Documentary, Short

6.1
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Director: James Ivory | Star: Alexander Scourby

Votes: 12

49. Roseland (1977)

104 min | Drama, Music, Romance

6.0
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"Roseland" is made up of three stories, sometimes connecting, all set in the famed New York dance palace, and all having the same theme: finding the right dance partner.

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Teresa Wright, Lou Jacobi, Don De Natale, Louise Kirtland

Votes: 355

50. The Sword and the Flute (1959)

24 min | Short, Documentary

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The visual images consist entirely of Indian miniature paintings, while an off-screen narrator traces the rise of this art form within the courts of Akbar (1542-1605), who united what is ... See full summary »

Director: James Ivory | Star: Saeed Jaffrey

Votes: 27