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1. The Larry Sanders Show (1992–1998)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy

8.5
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A comedic behind the scenes look at a late night talk show.

Stars: Garry Shandling, Jeffrey Tambor, Wallace Langham, Rip Torn

Votes: 5,665

2. Nash Bridges (1996–2001)
Episode: Lady Killer (1998)

TV-14 | Action, Crime, Drama

8.3
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Nash helps Richard Bettina clear his name after he has been framed for the murder of a prostitute. Joe Dominguez tracks down the man who stole his identity and ran up a credit card bill in his name.

Director: Jesús Salvador Treviño | Stars: Don Johnson, Cheech Marin, Jaime Gomez, Kelly Hu

Votes: 15

3. Sign 'o' the Times (1987)

PG-13 | 85 min | Documentary, Music

8.1
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A concert film with theatrical staging, featuring live performances by Prince and his band.

Directors: Prince, Albert Magnoli | Stars: Prince, Sheila E., Sheena Easton, Dr. Fink

Votes: 1,150 | Gross: $3.00M

4. The Larry Sanders Show (1992–1998)
Episode: L.A. or N.Y.? (1993)

TV-MA | 24 min | Comedy

7.9
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Larry's future is in doubt when the network is sold.

Director: Todd Holland | Stars: Garry Shandling, Jeffrey Tambor, Kathryn Harrold, Wallace Langham

Votes: 52

5. 16 Days of Glory (1986)

G | 145 min | Documentary, Sport

7.6
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The definitive photographic record of the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, told "from the inside" through the lives of the participants, the words of David Perry, and the singing voice of Placido... See full summary »

Director: Bud Greenspan | Stars: David Perry, Michael Gross, Carl Lewis

Votes: 93

6. Dinosaurs (1991–1994)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.5
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Dinosaurs follows the life of a family of dinosaurs, living in a modern world. They have TVs, fridges, etc. The only humans around are cavemen, who are viewed as pets and wild animals.

Stars: Stuart Pankin, Jessica Walter, Jason Willinger, Leif Tilden

Votes: 13,134

7. The Changeling (1980)

R | 107 min | Horror

7.3
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A man staying at a secluded historical mansion finds himself being haunted by the presence of a spectre.

Director: Peter Medak | Stars: George C. Scott, Trish Van Devere, Melvyn Douglas, Jean Marsh

Votes: 23,104

8. 29th Street (1991)

R | 101 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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Frank Pesce is the luckiest man alive in spite of his bad luck. Based on a true story, a man growing up in a tough New York neighborhood has a gift for finding himself in the worst possible... See full summary »

Director: George Gallo | Stars: Anthony LaPaglia, Danny Aiello, Lainie Kazan, Frank Pesce

Votes: 2,133 | Gross: $2.12M

9. The Woman Chaser (1999)

90 min | Comedy

7.2
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46 Metascore

Set in 1950s Los Angeles, Richard Hudson (Warburton) is a shrewd car dealer who moves from San Francisco and sets up a used-car dealership. Tiring of this job, he turns the lot over to an ... See full summary »

Director: Robinson Devor | Stars: Patrick Warburton, Eugene Roche, Ron Morgan, Emily Newman

Votes: 538 | Gross: $0.11M

10. Three Kings (1999)

R | 114 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.1
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82 Metascore

In the aftermath of the Persian Gulf War, four soldiers set out to steal gold that was stolen from Kuwait, but they discover people who desperately need their help.

Director: David O. Russell | Stars: George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube, Spike Jonze

Votes: 142,936 | Gross: $60.65M

11. Lost in America (1985)

R | 91 min | Comedy

7.1
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A husband and wife in their 30s decide to quit their jobs, live as free spirits and cruise America in a Winnebago.

Director: Albert Brooks | Stars: Albert Brooks, Julie Hagerty, Sylvia Farrel, Tina Kincaid

Votes: 5,517

12. Starman (1984)

PG | 115 min | Romance, Sci-Fi

7.0
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71 Metascore

An alien takes the form of a young widow's husband and asks her to drive him from Wisconsin to Arizona. The government tries to stop them.

Director: John Carpenter | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Karen Allen, Charles Martin Smith, Richard Jaeckel

Votes: 34,955 | Gross: $28.70M

13. Dragnet (2003–2004)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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An updated edition of the classic police drama, featuring Ed O'Neill as the 2000 version of Joe Friday.

Stars: Ed O'Neill, Ethan Embry, Christina Chang, Desmond Harrington

Votes: 775

14. Divine Madness (1980)

R | 95 min | Documentary, Comedy, Music

7.0
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In 1980, the head usher at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium gives his crew a pep talk: he wants tonight's "Betty Midler" show to go smoothly. He's a little worried about risque language, ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Ritchie | Stars: Bette Midler, Jocelyn Brown, Ula Hedwig, Diva Gray

Votes: 627

15. Swan Song (1980 TV Movie)

Unrated | 100 min | Drama

7.0
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A champion skier who pulled out of the Olympic games because of a mysterious illness decides to make a comeback.

Director: Jerry London | Stars: David Soul, Bo Brundin, Jill Eikenberry, Murray Hamilton

Votes: 26

16. Top Gun (1986)

PG | 110 min | Action, Drama, Romance

6.9
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As students at the United States Navy's elite fighter weapons school compete to be best in the class, one daring young pilot learns a few things from a civilian instructor that are not taught in the classroom.

Director: Tony Scott | Stars: Tom Cruise, Tim Robbins, Kelly McGillis, Val Kilmer

Votes: 231,377 | Gross: $176.78M

17. Clear and Present Danger (1994)

PG-13 | 141 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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74 Metascore

CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.

Director: Phillip Noyce | Stars: Harrison Ford, Willem Dafoe, Anne Archer, Joaquim de Almeida

Votes: 72,906 | Gross: $122.01M

18. Nash Bridges (1996–2001)

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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A smart alecky San Francisco cop and his get rich quick scheme of a partner keep tabs on crime and take down the bad guys in the Bay Area.

Stars: Don Johnson, Cheech Marin, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe, Jeff Perry

Votes: 4,974

19. Go Tell the Spartans (1978)

R | 114 min | Action, Drama, War

6.8
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During the early 1960s, U.S. military advisers in South Vietnam discover the same challenges that plagued the French army in Indochina ten years prior.

Director: Ted Post | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Craig Wasson, Jonathan Goldsmith, Marc Singer

Votes: 1,882

20. Commando (1985)

R | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.7
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A retired elite Black Ops Commando launches a one man war against a group of South American criminals who have kidnapped his daughter.

Director: Mark L. Lester | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rae Dawn Chong, Dan Hedaya, Vernon Wells

Votes: 118,851

21. Christine (1983)

R | 110 min | Horror

6.6
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A nerdish boy buys a strange car with an evil mind of its own and his nature starts to change to reflect it.

Director: John Carpenter | Stars: Keith Gordon, John Stockwell, Alexandra Paul, Robert Prosky

Votes: 53,564 | Gross: $21.20M

22. The Legend of Billie Jean (1985)

PG-13 | 96 min | Action, Drama

6.5
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A Texas teenager cuts her hair short and becomes an outlaw martyr with her brother and friends.

Director: Matthew Robbins | Stars: Helen Slater, Christian Slater, Keith Gordon, Richard Bradford

Votes: 6,958

23. Youth in Revolt (2009)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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63 Metascore

While his trailer trash parents teeter on the edge of divorce, Nick Twisp sets his sights on dream girl Sheeni Saunders, hoping that she'll be the one to take away his virginity.

Director: Miguel Arteta | Stars: Michael Cera, Portia Doubleday, Ray Liotta, Jean Smart

Votes: 66,687 | Gross: $15.28M

24. Jagged Edge (1985)

R | 108 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.5
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San Francisco heiress Page Forrester is brutally murdered in her remote beach house. Her husband Jack is devastated by the crime but soon finds himself accused of her murder. He hires ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Marquand | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Glenn Close, Peter Coyote, Robert Loggia

Votes: 10,892 | Gross: $40.50M

25. Brainstorm (1983)

PG | 106 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.5
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Brilliant researchers Lillian Reynolds and Michael Brace have developed a system of recording and playing back actual experiences of people. Once the capability of tapping into "higher ... See full summary »

Director: Douglas Trumbull | Stars: Christopher Walken, Natalie Wood, Louise Fletcher, Cliff Robertson

Votes: 8,973 | Gross: $8.90M

26. Grass Roots (1992 TV Movie)

155 min | Drama

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Director: Jerry London | Stars: Donzaleigh Abernathy, Claude Akins, Lisa Nanette Allender, Rick Andosca

Votes: 51

27. Sliding Home (1997)

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Forced home by the death of his mother, Tommy Madden must reunite with not only his estranged father, but with the town he thought he left behind.

Director: Steve Kanaly | Stars: Jay Schillinger, Martha Byrne, Steve Kanaly, Martin Kove

Votes: 47

28. So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993)

PG-13 | 93 min | Comedy, Romance

6.4
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A San Francisco poet who fears commitment suspects his girlfriend may not be who she appears.

Director: Thomas Schlamme | Stars: Mike Myers, Nancy Travis, Anthony LaPaglia, Amanda Plummer

Votes: 28,962 | Gross: $11.59M

29. An Innocent Man (1989)

R | 113 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.4
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Jimmie Rainwood was minding his own business when two corrupt police officers (getting an address wrong) burst into his house, expecting to find a major drug dealer. Rainwood is shot, and ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Yates | Stars: Tom Selleck, F. Murray Abraham, Laila Robins, David Rasche

Votes: 4,975 | Gross: $20.05M

30. Tango & Cash (1989)

R | 104 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.3
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Two cops are framed and must clear their names.

Directors: Andrey Konchalovskiy, Albert Magnoli | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Kurt Russell, Teri Hatcher, Jack Palance

Votes: 79,565 | Gross: $63.41M

31. Convoy (1978)

PG | 110 min | Action, Drama

6.3
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Truckers form a mile long "convoy" in support of a trucker's vendetta with an abusive sheriff...Based on the country song of same title by C.W. McCall.

Director: Sam Peckinpah | Stars: Kris Kristofferson, Ali MacGraw, Ernest Borgnine, Burt Young

Votes: 11,978

32. An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong (2009 Video)

91 min | Drama, Family

6.3
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A fourth grader and her friends deal with bullying from a more popular girl in their class.

Director: Martha Coolidge | Stars: Sammi Hanratty, Annabeth Gish, Timothy Bottoms, Michael Learned

Votes: 680

33. The Solitary Man (1979 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama

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Director: John Llewellyn Moxey | Stars: Earl Holliman, Carrie Snodgress, Robbie Riss, Shannon Terhune

Votes: 30

34. Deep Impact (1998)

PG-13 | 120 min | Action, Drama, Romance

6.1
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40 Metascore

Unless a comet can be destroyed before colliding with Earth, only those allowed into shelters will survive. Which people will survive?

Director: Mimi Leder | Stars: Robert Duvall, Téa Leoni, Elijah Wood, Morgan Freeman

Votes: 140,222 | Gross: $140.46M

35. Eraser (1996)

R | 115 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

6.1
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56 Metascore

A Witness Protection specialist becomes suspicious of his co-workers when dealing with a case involving high-tech weapons.

Director: Chuck Russell | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Vanessa Williams, James Caan, James Coburn

Votes: 88,272 | Gross: $101.23M

36. Baby Boom (1987)

PG | 110 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.1
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53 Metascore

The life of super-yuppie J.C. is thrown into turmoil when she inherits a baby from a distant relative.

Director: Charles Shyer | Stars: Diane Keaton, Sam Shepard, Harold Ramis, Kristina Kennedy

Votes: 11,136 | Gross: $26.71M

37. Cat People (1982)

R | 118 min | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller

6.1
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A young woman's sexual awakening brings horror when she discovers her urges transform her into a monstrous black leopard.

Director: Paul Schrader | Stars: Nastassja Kinski, Malcolm McDowell, John Heard, Annette O'Toole

Votes: 14,953

38. Blue Chips (1994)

PG-13 | 108 min | Drama, Sport

6.1
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A college basketball coach is forced to break the rules in order to get the players he needs to stay competitive.

Director: William Friedkin | Stars: Nick Nolte, Mary McDonnell, J.T. Walsh, Ed O'Neill

Votes: 10,001 | Gross: $22.36M

39. Continental Divide (1981)

PG | 103 min | Comedy, Romance

6.1
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A hard-nosed Chicago journalist has an unlikely love affair with an eagle researcher.

Director: Michael Apted | Stars: John Belushi, Blair Brown, Allen Garfield, Carlin Glynn

Votes: 3,883

40. Broken Arrow (1996)

R | 108 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.0
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61 Metascore

Terrorists steal nuclear warheads from the U.S. military but don't count on a pilot and park ranger spoiling their plans.

Director: John Woo | Stars: John Travolta, Christian Slater, Samantha Mathis, Delroy Lindo

Votes: 80,080 | Gross: $70.45M

41. Suspect Zero (2004)

R | 99 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.9
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37 Metascore

A mysterious serial killer is hunting other serial killers - and one FBI agent suspects there may be more to the vigilante than they imagine.

Director: E. Elias Merhige | Stars: Aaron Eckhart, Ben Kingsley, Carrie-Anne Moss, Harry Lennix

Votes: 16,983 | Gross: $8.71M

42. Can You Hear the Laughter? The Story of Freddie Prinze (1979 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

5.9
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The true and tragic story of a very young and very talented comedian from the 70's whose sudden rise to fame had some of it's benefits, as well as some of it's burdens.

Director: Burt Brinckerhoff | Stars: Ira Angustain, Kevin Hooks, Randee Heller, Julie Carmen

Votes: 50

43. Cradle 2 the Grave (2003)

R | 101 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.8
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36 Metascore

A jewel thief's daughter is kidnapped after he steals a collection of prized black diamonds, which aren't at all what they seem.

Director: Andrzej Bartkowiak | Stars: Jet Li, DMX, Mark Dacascos, Anthony Anderson

Votes: 36,289 | Gross: $34.60M

44. Best Kept Secrets (1984 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 95 min | Drama, Thriller

5.8
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Blaise Dietz (Patty Duke Astin) plays the wife of police officer Blaise Dietz (Frederic Forrest), who wants to join a special investigative unit... See full synopsis »

Director: Jerrold Freedman | Stars: Patty Duke, Frederic Forrest, Peter Coyote, Meg Foster

Votes: 45

45. Child's Play 2 (1990)

R | 84 min | Horror, Thriller

5.7
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While Andy's mother is admitted to a psychiatric hospital, the young boy is placed in foster care, and Chucky, determined to claim Andy's soul, is not far behind.

Director: John Lafia | Stars: Alex Vincent, Jenny Agutter, Gerrit Graham, Christine Elise

Votes: 33,437 | Gross: $28.50M

46. King of the Mountain (1981)

PG | 90 min | Drama

5.7
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A group of friends race their high-powered cars up and down a dangerous and deadly mountain road known as Mulholland Drive to see who can claim the title of "King of the Hill."

Director: Noel Nosseck | Stars: Harry Hamlin, Joseph Bottoms, Deborah Van Valkenburgh, Richard Cox

Votes: 229

47. Falling from Grace (1992)

PG-13 | 100 min | Drama, Music

5.7
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Rock singer John Mellencamp makes his screen and directorial debut in this story by "Lonesome Dove" author, Larry McMurtry. The story, not too separated from Mellencamp's real life, finds ... See full summary »

Director: John Mellencamp | Stars: John Mellencamp, Mariel Hemingway, Claude Akins, Dub Taylor

Votes: 440 | Gross: $0.23M

48. Volcano (1997)

PG-13 | 104 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

5.4
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55 Metascore

A volcano erupts in downtown Los Angeles, threatening to destroy the city.

Director: Mick Jackson | Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Anne Heche, Gaby Hoffmann, Don Cheadle

Votes: 61,234 | Gross: $47.47M

49. Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)

PG | 107 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

5.4
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43 Metascore

Captain Kirk and his crew must deal with Mr. Spock's long-lost half-brother who hijacks the Enterprise for an obsessive search for God at the center of the galaxy.

Director: William Shatner | Stars: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, James Doohan

Votes: 46,351 | Gross: $55.21M

50. Almost an Angel (1990)

PG | 95 min | Comedy, Drama

5.4
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A small-time crook becomes convinced he has become an angel after a traumatic incident and resolves to perform the work of one.

Director: John Cornell | Stars: Paul Hogan, Linda Kozlowski, Elias Koteas, Doreen Lang

Votes: 3,227 | Gross: $9.10M