Hidden Gems

Great movies, tv shows that you may have missed that are worth checking out.
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1.
Slow West (2015)
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A young Scottish man travels across America in pursuit of the woman he loves, attracting the attention of an outlaw who is willing to serve as a guide. (84 mins.)
Director: John Maclean
 
2.
Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox (2013 Video)
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The Flash finds himself in a war torn alternate timeline and teams up with alternate versions of his fellow heroes to return home and restore the timeline. (75 mins.)
Director: Jay Oliva
 
3.
Cut Bank (2014)
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A young man's life is unraveled after witnessing a murder that he filmed in his rural town of Cut Bank. (93 mins.)
Director: Matt Shakman
 
4.
The Tattooist (2007)
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A young artist unknowingly plays a role in releasing a deadly spirit as he attempts to learn tatau, the Samoan tradition of tattooing. (92 mins.)
Director: Peter Burger
 
5.
The Tunnel (2011)
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An investigation into a government cover-up leads to a network of abandoned train tunnels deep beneath the heart of Sydney. As a journalist and her crew hunt for the story it quickly becomes clear the story is hunting them. (90 mins.)
Director: Carlo Ledesma
 
6.
Demoted (2011)
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What goes around comes around for a pair of prank-playing tire salesmen (Astin and Vartan) who find themselves placed in secretarial jobs by their put-upon boss (Cross). (94 mins.)
Director: James B. Rogers
 
7.
Disconnect (2012)
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A drama centered on a group of people searching for human connections in today's wired world. (115 mins.)
 
8.
Cropsey (2009 Documentary)
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Realizing the urban legend of their youth has actually come true; two filmmakers delve into the mystery surrounding five missing children and the real-life boogeyman linked to their disappearances. (84 mins.)
 
9.
God Bless America (2011)
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On a mission to rid society of its most repellent citizens, terminally ill Frank makes an unlikely accomplice in 16-year-old Roxy. (105 mins.)
 
10.
Last Passenger (2013)
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A small group of everyday passengers on a speeding London commuter train battle their warped driver who has a dark plan for everyone on-board. (97 mins.)
Director: Omid Nooshin
 
11.
Grabbers (2012)
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When an island off the coast of Ireland is invaded by bloodsucking aliens, the heroes discover that getting drunk is the only way to survive. (94 mins.)
Director: Jon Wright
 
12.
Cockneys vs Zombies (2012)
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A gang of bank robbers fight their way out of a zombie-infested London. (88 mins.)
Director: Matthias Hoene
 
13.
Evidence (2012)
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Ryan is making a documentary on his friend, Brett, about camping for the first time. However, once they begin camping, they discover that there is a mysterious figure that is hunting them. (78 mins.)
Director: Howie Askins
“ dont get this confused with the 2013 movie of the same name. ” - maximum_2083
 
14.
Room 401 (2007 TV Series)
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15.
Into the White (2012)
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Norway, WWII: A group of British and German soldiers find themselves stranded in the wilderness after an aircraft battle. Finding shelter in the same cabin, they realize the only way to survive the winter is to place the rules of war aside. (104 mins.)
Director: Petter Næss
 
16.
Labor Day (2013)
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Depressed single mom Adele and her son Henry offer a wounded, fearsome man a ride. As police search town for the escaped convict, the mother and son gradually learn his true story as their options become increasingly limited. (111 mins.)
Director: Jason Reitman
 
17.
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011)
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British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than advertised, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways. (124 mins.)
Director: John Madden
 
18.
Nativity! (2009)
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An improvised comedy based around a school nativity play. (105 mins.)
Director: Debbie Isitt
 
19.
Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger! (2012)
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A worried new teacher has to juggle a pregnant wife and a class of children on a road trip to the National 'Song for Christmas' Competition. (105 mins.)
Director: Debbie Isitt
 
20.
Odd Thomas (2013)
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In a California desert town, a short-order cook with clairvoyant abilities encounters a mysterious man with a link to dark, threatening forces. (97 mins.)
Director: Stephen Sommers
 
21.
Thanks for Sharing (2012)
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A romantic comedy that brings together three disparate characters who are learning to face a challenging and often confusing world as they struggle together against a common demon: sex addiction. (112 mins.)
Director: Stuart Blumberg
“ This movie caught me by surprise. Was very interesting look into how people handle addiction. ” - maximum_2083
 
22.
The Way Way Back (2013)
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Shy 14-year-old Duncan goes on summer vacation with his mother, her overbearing boyfriend, and her boyfriend's daughter. Having a rough time fitting in, Duncan finds an unexpected friend in Owen, manager of the Water Wizz water park. (103 mins.)
Director: Nat Faxon, Jim Rash
 
23.
A Bird of the Air (2011)
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A man in search of his past, and a woman who lives in the moment, are brought together when they pursue the origins of a stray parrot in this comedic and romantic drama. (108 mins.)
 
24.
Deadfall (2012)
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A thriller that follows two siblings who decide to fend for themselves in the wake of a botched casino heist, and their unlikely reunion during another family's Thanksgiving celebration. (95 mins.)
 
25.
Malèna (2000)
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A woman provokes sensual awakenings in a group of adolescent boys. (109 mins.)
 
26.
Margaret (2011)
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A young woman witnesses a bus accident, and is caught up in the aftermath, where the question of whether or not it was intentional affects many people's lives. (150 mins.)
 
27.
Solo (2013)
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A teenage girl is terrorized when she spends two nights alone on a remote island as part of her camp counselor initiation. (83 mins.)
Director: Isaac Cravit
 
28.
The Den (2013)
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While studying the habits of web cam chat users from the apparent safety of her own home, a young woman's life begins to spiral out of control after witnessing a grisly murder online. (81 mins.)
Director: Zachary Donohue
 
29.
The Road (2011)
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A 12 year old cold case is reopened when three teens are missing in an old abandoned road where a gruesome murder is left undiscovered for three decades. (110 mins.)
Director: Yam Laranas
 
30.
Screwed (2011)
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The film is a semi-biographical story based on the experiences of former prison guard Ronnie Thompson... (110 mins.)
Director: Reg Traviss
 
31.
Girl Walks Into a Bar (2011)
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A sharp-witted comedy that follows a group of apparent strangers in interlocking stories taking place in ten different bars during the course of one evening throughout Los Angeles. (80 mins.)
 
32.
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010 Documentary)
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Explore the origins of "dream demon" Freddy Krueger in this award-winning documentary that takes you behind the scenes of the most frightening and imaginative horror franchise in motion picture history! (240 mins.)
“ Very good documentary about the elm street franchise. I never really got into freddy movies and admit i only started watching them in my late 20s but this documentary really opened my eyes up to how the whole franchise came about. Great if your interested in horror movies or just cult movies in general. ” - maximum_2083
 
33.
The Reef (2010)
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A great white shark hunts the crew of a capsized sailboat along the Great Barrier Reef. (94 mins.)
Director: Andrew Traucki
 
34.
Congo (1995)
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When an expedition to the African Congo ends in disaster, a new team is assembled to find out what went wrong. (109 mins.)
Director: Frank Marshall
“ Killer Apes ” - maximum_2083
 
35.
Hero and the Terror (1988)
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Danny O'Brien is back in action fighting the notorious Simon Moon, also known as The Terror. Three years... (96 mins.)
Director: William Tannen
 
36.
Young Ones (2014)
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Set in the future when water is hard to find, a teenage boy sets out to protect his family and survive. (100 mins.)
Director: Jake Paltrow
 
37.
Boyhood (2014)
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The life of Mason, from early childhood to his arrival at college. (165 mins.)
 
38.
Better Man (2013 TV Series)
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Exactly how much risk would you take to save your brother? For Van Nguyen the answer was whatever it...
 
39.
Wild Tales (2014)
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Six short stories that explore the extremities of human behavior involving people in distress. (122 mins.)
Director: Damián Szifron
 
40.
Kung Fury (2015 Short Film)
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In 1985, Kung Fury, the toughest martial artist cop in Miami, goes back in time to kill the worst criminal of all time - kung fuhrer Hitler. (31 mins.)
Director: David Sandberg
 
41.
The Wraith (1986)
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A mysterious figure suddenly appears to challenge a gang of motorhead thugs. (93 mins.)
Director: Mike Marvin
 
42.
The Ones Below (2015)
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A couple expecting their first child discover an unnerving difference between themselves and the couple living in the flat below them who are also having a baby. (87 mins.)
Director: David Farr
 
43.
The Shallows (2016)
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A mere 200 yards from shore, surfer Nancy is attacked by a great white shark, with her short journey to safety becoming the ultimate contest of wills. (86 mins.)
 
44.
Mousehunt (1997)
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Two stumblebum inheritors are determined to rid their antique house of a mouse who is equally determined to stay where he is. (98 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
 
45.
Train to Busan (2016)
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While a zombie-virus breaks out in South Korea, a couple of passengers struggle to survive on the train from Seoul to Busan. (118 mins.)
Director: Sang-ho Yeon