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1.
Maxie (1985)
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A 1920s flapper who haunts her old house possesses a dull housewife who just moved in. Hilarity ensues. (98 mins.)
Director: Paul Aaron
 
2.
A Royal Affair (2012)
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A young queen, who is married to an insane king, falls secretly in love with her physician - and together they start a revolution that changes a nation forever. (137 mins.)
Director: Nikolaj Arcel
 
3.
Roma (2004)
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Joaquín Góñez, a novelist in his sixties recalls his emotions, his wild years in Buenos Aires, the memories of old friends, the meaning of loyalty and the intimate relationship with his mother, Roma. (155 mins.)
 
4.
9 (2009)
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A rag doll that awakens in a postapocalyptic future holds the key to humanity's salvation. (79 mins.)
Director: Shane Acker
 
5.
Good (2008)
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The rise of national socialism in Germany should not be regarded as a conspiracy of madmen. Millions of "good" people found themselves in a society spiralling into terrible chaos. A film about then, which illuminates the terrors of now. (92 mins.)
Director: Vicente Amorim
 
6.
25 Carat (2008)
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A young girl, who is a thief, and her crooked dad, who is in trouble, get attached to a debt collector whose life is in turmoil too. Together they hatch a plan to solve their problems. (86 mins.)
Director: Patxi Amezcua
 
7.
Highlander: Endgame (2000)
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Immortals Connor and Duncan MacLeod must join forces against Kell, an evil immortal who has become too strong for anyone to face alone. (87 mins.)
 
8.
Pandorum (2009)
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A pair of crew members aboard a spaceship wake up with no knowledge of their mission or their identities. (108 mins.)
 
9.
I Love You Baby (2001)
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Boy Meets Boy. Boy gets hit in head. Boy loses boy to girl. What will he do? (110 mins.)
 
10.
A Couch in New York (1996)
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Dr. Henry Harriston is a successful psychoanalyst in New York City. When he is near a nervous breakdown... (108 mins.)
Director: Chantal Akerman
 
11.
Safe Passage (1994)
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A mother with seven sons feels like she's losing control of her life and her family. But personal pain... (98 mins.)
 
12.
Repentance (1984)
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The day after the funeral of Varlam Aravidze, the mayor of a small Georgian town, his corpse turns up in his son's garden and is secretly reburied... (153 mins.)
Director: Tengiz Abuladze
 
13.
Strawberry and Chocolate (1993)
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This Oscar nominated film is the story of two men who are opposites, one gay, the other straight, one a fierce communist, the other a fierce individualist, one suspicious, the other accepting, and how they come to love each other. (108 mins.)
 
14.
The Gilded Cage (2013)
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For thirty years now Maria and José Ribeiro have been living on the ground floor of a Haussmannian building... (90 mins.)
Director: Ruben Alves
 
15.
Green Street Hooligans (2005)
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A wrongfully expelled Harvard undergrad moves to London, where he is introduced to the violent underworld of football hooliganism. (109 mins.)
Director: Lexi Alexander
 
16.
When We Leave (2010)
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Umay is a young woman of Turkish descent, fighting for an independent and self-determined life in Germany against the resistance of her family. Her struggle initiates a dynamic, which results in a life-threatening situation. (119 mins.)
Director: Feo Aladag
 
17.
Le matelot 512 (1984)
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(100 mins.)
Director: René Allio
 
18.
People I Know (2002)
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A New York press agent must scramble when his major client becomes embroiled in a huge scandal. (100 mins.)
Director: Dan Algrant
 
19.
Colonel Chabert (1994)
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Colonel Chabert has been severely wounded in the French-Russian Napoleonic war to the point that the medical examiner has signed his death certificate... (110 mins.)
Director: Yves Angelo
 
20.
Red Satin (2002)
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After the death of her husband, Lilia's life revolves solely around her teenage daughter, Salma. Whilst looking for Salma late one night... (100 mins.)
Director: Raja Amari
 
21.
Grace of My Heart (1996)
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An aspiring singer, Denise Waverly/Edna Buxton, sacrifices her own singing career to write hit songs that launch the careers of other singers... (116 mins.)
Director: Allison Anders
 
22.
Stolen (2009)
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A detective deals with the loss of his own son while trying to uncover the identity of a boy whose mummified remains are found in a box buried for fifty years. (91 mins.)
Director: Anders Anderson
 
23.
If.... (1968)
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In this allegorical story, a revolution led by pupil Mick Travis takes place at an old established private school in England. (111 mins.)
 
24.
Around the World in 80 Days (1956)
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A Victorian Englishman bets that with the new steamships and railways he can circumnavigate the globe in eighty days. (175 mins.)
 
25.
Ca$h (2010)
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A man meets up with two "good guys" to recover what is unlawfully his, taking them on his whirlwind ride, doing things they never would have imagined, just to survive. (108 mins.)
 
26.
Big Nothing (2006)
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A frustrated, unemployed professor joins forces with a scammer and a friend of his in a blackmailing scheme. (86 mins.)
 
27.
Nothing Personal (2009)
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Alone in her empty flat, from her window Anne observes the people passing by who nervously snatch up... (85 mins.)
 
28.
The Infidel (2010)
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An identity crisis comedy centred on Mahmud Nasir, successful business owner, and salt of the earth East End Muslim who discovers that he's adopted - and Jewish. (105 mins.)
 
29.
Istanbul (1989)
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An American journalist travels to Istanbul with his daughter to find information about the family of his son-in-law... (84 mins.)
Director: Mats Arehn
 
30.
Candy (2006)
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A poet falls in love with an art student who gravitates to his bohemian lifestyle -- and his love of heroin. Hooked as much on one another as they are on the drug, their relationship alternates between states of oblivion, self-destruction, and despair. (116 mins.)
Director: Neil Armfield
 
31.
District 13: Ultimatum (2009)
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Damien and Leito return to District 13 on a mission to bring peace to the troubled sector that is controlled by five different gang bosses, before the city's secret services take drastic measures to solve the problem. (101 mins.)
 
32.
Grosse Pointe Blank (1997)
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Martin Blank is a professional assassin. He is sent on a mission to a small Detroit suburb, Grosse Pointe, and, by coincidence, his ten-year high school reunion party is taking place there at the same time. (107 mins.)
Director: George Armitage
 
33.
Fish Tank (2009)
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Everything changes for 15-year-old Mia when her mum brings home a new boyfriend. (123 mins.)
Director: Andrea Arnold
 
34.
Charlotte Gray (2001)
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A young Scottish woman joins the French Resistance during World War II to rescue her Royal Air Force boyfriend who is lost in France. (121 mins.)
 
35.
The Burning Plain (2008)
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A drama with a two-tiered storyline concerning a mother and daughter who try to form a bond after the young woman's difficult childhood. (107 mins.)
 
36.
The Commissar (1967)
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Klavdia Vavilova, a Red Army cavalry commissar, is waylaid by an unexpected pregnancy. She stays with... (110 mins.)
 
37.
Dear Frankie (2004)
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After having responded to her son's numerous letters in the guise of his father, a woman hires a stranger to pose as his dad when meeting him. (105 mins.)
Director: Shona Auerbach
 
38.
Wadjda (2012)
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An enterprising Saudi girl signs on for her school's Koran recitation competition as a way to raise the remaining funds she needs in order to buy the green bicycle that has captured her interest. (98 mins.)
 
39.
Babette's Feast (1987)
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During the late 19th century, a strict religious community in a Danish village takes in a French refugee from the Franco-Prussian War as a servant to the late pastor's daughters. (102 mins.)
Director: Gabriel Axel
 
40.
Submarine (2010)
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15-year-old Oliver Tate has two objectives: To lose his virginity before his next birthday, and to extinguish the flame between his mother and an ex-lover who has resurfaced in her life. (97 mins.)
Director: Richard Ayoade
 
41.
Flash of Genius (2008)
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Robert Kearns takes on the Detroit automakers who he claims stole his idea for the intermittent windshield wiper. (119 mins.)
Director: Marc Abraham
 
42.
Let the Right One In (2008)
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Oskar, an overlooked and bullied boy, finds love and revenge through Eli, a beautiful but peculiar girl. (115 mins.)
Director: Tomas Alfredson
 
43.
I Travel Because I Have to, I Come Back Because I Love You (2009)
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A geologist is sent to an isolated region in the Northeast of Brazil to survey water sources, but begins to feel a a sense of abandonment and loneliness. (75 mins.)
 
44.
Fire Down Below (1997)
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Environmental protection agent Jack Taggart is fighting big business types led by Orin Hanner who are... (105 mins.)
 
45.
Bethlehem (2013)
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Tells the story of the complex relationship between an Israeli Secret Service officer and his teenage Palestinian informant... (99 mins.)
Director: Yuval Adler
 
46.
Janapar (2012 Documentary)
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It was the start of a brand new life, but Tom Allen's dream journey takes an unlikely detour when he falls in love with an Iranian-Armenian girl. (79 mins.)
 
47.
The Proud and the Beautiful (1953)
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Life in a small Mexican village where joy and misery, hope and pain, passion and guilt, love and decay, life and death are mixed in the peasants life and two French citizens who end up stranded in there, during a typhoid epidemic. (103 mins.)
 
48.
Belle (2013)
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The mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral is raised by her aristocratic great-uncle in 18th century England. (100 mins.)
Director: Amma Asante
 
49.
The Two Faces of January (2014)
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A thriller centered on a con artist, his wife, and a stranger who flee Athens after one of them is caught up in the death of a private detective. (96 mins.)
Director: Hossein Amini
 
50.
Long Live Freedom (2013)
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When a politician disappears, his (mad) twin brother is brought to replace him. (94 mins.)
Director: Roberto Andò
 
51.
Son of a Gun (2014)
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JR busts out of prison with Brendan Lynch, Australia's most notorious criminal, and joins Lynch's gang for a gold heist that soon pits the two men against one another. (108 mins.)
Director: Julius Avery
 
52.
Burlesque (2010)
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A small-town girl ventures to Los Angeles and finds her place in a neo-burlesque club run by a former dancer. (119 mins.)
Director: Steven Antin
 
53.
Room (2015)
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A young boy is raised within the confines of a small shed. (118 mins.)
 
54.
Zoe Gone (2014)
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A detective tries to help a teenager find her kidnapped baby. (88 mins.)
Director: Conor Allyn
 
55.
Rojo y negro (1942)
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From early childhood, Luisa and Miguel have always been close. But several years later, as adults and being Spain at the beginning of the civil war... (80 mins.)
Director: Carlos Arévalo
 
56.
A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)
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In the Iranian ghost-town Bad City, a place that reeks of death and loneliness, the townspeople are... (101 mins.)
 
57.
Trainwreck (2015)
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Having thought that monogamy was never possible, a commitment-phobic career woman may have to face her fears when she meets a good guy. (125 mins.)
Director: Judd Apatow
 
58.
Fifty Shades Uncovered (2015 Documentary)
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The bestselling adult novel of all time by E.L. James is now a global phenomenon. This new film lifts the lid on a cultural phenomenon that just won't be restrained anymore. (75 mins.)
Director: Sonia Anderson
 
59.
Paper Birds (2010)
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The lives of a comics and artists group in the hard times after of Spanish Civil War. (122 mins.)
Director: Emilio Aragón
 
60.
Heart of a Dog (2015 Documentary)
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Multimedia artist Laurie Anderson reflects on her relationship with her beloved terrier Lolabelle. (75 mins.)
Director: Laurie Anderson
 
61.
Don't Breathe (2016)
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Hoping to walk away with a massive fortune, a trio of thieves break into the house of a blind man who isn't as helpless as he seems. (88 mins.)
Director: Fede Alvarez
 
62.
Toni Erdmann (2016)
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A practical joking father tries to reconnect with his hard working daughter by creating an outrageous alter ego and posing as her CEO's life coach. (162 mins.)
Director: Maren Ade