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1.
The Extravaganza of Golgotha Smuts (1967 TV Movie)
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The sexual fantasies of a young man.
Director: Andrew Holmes
 
2.
Herostratus (1967)
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When Max, a young poet hires a marketing company to turn his suicide-by-jumping into a mass-media spectacle... (142 mins.)
Director: Don Levy
 
3.
A Midsummer Night's Dream (1968)
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A film adaptation of William Shakespeare's famous play in which four lovers sort out their problems with the help of fairies at midnight in the forest of Athens. (124 mins.)
Director: Peter Hall
 
4.
Age of Consent (1969)
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An elderly artist thinks he has become too stale and is past his prime. His friend (and agent) persuades... (103 mins.)
Director: Michael Powell
 
5.
Red Hot Shot (1970)
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(104 mins.)
Director: Piero Zuffi
 
6.
Cousin Bette (1971 Mini-Series)
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A poor and homely spinster, who feels she's been walked on all her life, teams up with a scheming courtesan to wreak elaborate revenge on her rich and handsome relatives. (250 mins.)
 
7.
Miss Julie (1972 TV Movie)
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A televised Royal Shakespeare Company production of August Strindberg's classic play. Miss Julie (Helen Mirren), a 19th century aristocrat's daughter, is attracted to one of the servants in her father's house. (101 mins.)
 
8.
Savage Messiah (1972)
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Biographical film of the life of French sculptor Henri Gaudier-Brzeska. (97 mins.)
Director: Ken Russell
 
9.
O Lucky Man! (1973)
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This sprawling, surrealist musical serves as an allegory for the pitfalls of capitalism, as it follows the adventures of a young coffee salesman in Europe. Many actors play multiple roles, giving the film a stagy tone. (178 mins.)
 
10.
Bellamira (1974 TV Movie)
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In the libertine 17th century England, a young woman uses her charms, wits and guns to make a carrier for herself in the field of professional mistresses and robbers.
Director: Robert Knights
 
11.
Caesar and Claretta (1975 TV Movie)
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Robert Hardy and Helen Mirren star as Benito Mussolini and his lover Claretta Petacci in this dramatization of their last night together... (50 mins.)
Director: Claude Whatham
 
12.
The Philanthropist (1975 TV Movie)
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A philologist at a British university finds his small world coming apart just as catastrophic things seem to be happening in the big world outside. (90 mins.)
Director: Stuart Burge
 
13.
Hamlet (1976)
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Hamlet suspects his uncle has murdered his father to claim the throne of Denmark and the hand of Hamlet's mother, but the prince cannot decide whether or not he should take vengeance. (65 mins.)
 
14.
As You Like It (1978 TV Movie)
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After the overthrowing of Duke Senior by his tyrannical brother, Senior's daughter Rosalind disguises herself as a man and sets out to find her banished father while also counseling her clumsy suitor Orlando in the art of wooing. (151 mins.)
Director: Basil Coleman
 
15.
The Quiz Kid (1979)
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A hopeless quiz team is revived by the addition of a bright young lecturer but all is not well when the barmaid takes a shine to him and this upsets her boyfriend.
Director: Bill Hays
 
16.
Oresteia (1979 Mini-Series)
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Tony Harrison's staging of the Aeschylus trilogy. (255 mins.)
 
17.
Caligula (1979)
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Details the graphic and shocking, yet undeniably tragic story of Rome's most infamous Caesar, Gaius Germanicus Caligula. (156 mins.)
Director: Tinto Brass
 
18.
S.O.S. Titanic (1979 TV Movie)
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The Titanic disaster is depicted, primarily as seen through the eyes of one couple in each of the three classes on board. (180 mins.)
Director: Billy Hale
 
19.
Hussy (1980)
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Beaty is a prostitute working out of a high-class London cabaret where Emory is a technician. They begin an affair encumbered by her job... (95 mins.)
Director: Matthew Chapman
 
20.
The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu (1980)
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Fu Manchu's 168th birthday celebration is dampened when a hapless flunky spills Fu's age-regressing elixir vitae... (100 mins.)
Director: Piers Haggard
 
21.
The Long Good Friday (1980)
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Harold, a prosperous English gangster, is about to close a lucrative new deal when bombs start showing up in very inconvenient places... (114 mins.)
Director: John Mackenzie
 
22.
Excalibur (1981)
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Merlin the magician helps Arthur Pendragon unite the Britons around the round table of Camelot even as forces conspire to tear it apart (140 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
 
23.
A Midsummer Night's Dream (1981 TV Movie)
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The adventures of four young lovers, a group of amateur actors, and their interactions with fairy inhabitants come to light in a moonlit forest. (112 mins.)
 
24.
Cymbeline (1982 TV Movie)
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Cymbeline, the King of Britain, is angry that his daughter Imogen has chosen a poor (but worthy) man for her husband... (175 mins.)
 
25.
Cal (1984)
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Cal, a young man on the fringes of the IRA, falls in love with Marcella, a Catholic woman whose husband... (102 mins.)
Director: Pat O'Connor
 
26.
2010 (1984)
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A joint U.S.-Soviet expedition is sent to Jupiter to learn what happened to the Discovery. (116 mins.)
Director: Peter Hyams
 
27.
Coming Through (1985 TV Movie)
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Celebrated actors Kenneth Branagh (Hamlet) and Helen Mirren (Prime Suspect) star in this film by award-winning... (80 mins.)
 
28.
White Nights (1985)
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An expatriate Russian dancer is on a plane forced to land on Soviet territory. He is taken to an apartment... (136 mins.)
Director: Taylor Hackford
 
29.
The Gospel According to Vic (1986)
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Vic Mathews teaches a remedial class at the Blessed Edith Semple School in Scotland. Some at the school... (92 mins.)
Director: Charles Gormley
 
30.
The Mosquito Coast (1986)
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An eccentric and dogmatic inventor sells his house and takes his family to Central America to build a utopia in the middle of the jungle... (117 mins.)
Director: Peter Weir
 
31.
Cause célèbre (1989 TV Movie)
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When a woman's husband is murdered by her lover, they are both tried for murder. The prosecution claims that she is the mastermind behind the crime, but she has an ace up her sleeve. (109 mins.)
Director: John Gorrie
 
32.
Pascali's Island (1988)
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1908: Pascali, a spy for the Sultan, sends reports to Istanbul that nobody reads. His suspicions are roused when a British archeologist appears... (104 mins.)
Director: James Dearden
 
33.
When the Whales Came (1989)
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A pair of children befriend an accentric old man, who lives isolated on the far shore of their island home... (100 mins.)
Director: Clive Rees
 
34.
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)
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The wife of an abusive criminal finds solace in the arms of a kind regular guest in her husband's restaurant. (124 mins.)
Director: Peter Greenaway
 
35.
Red King, White Knight (1989 TV Movie)
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The CIA hears of a KGB scheme to assassinate the Soviet General Secretary and enlists Stoner, an agent retired for 10 years... (86 mins.)
Director: Geoff Murphy
 
36.
Bethune: The Making of a Hero (1990)
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Bethune has long been a hero in China. Perhaps for reasons of politics and personality, however, his fame in North America lagged far behind... (168 mins.)
Director: Phillip Borsos
 
37.
The Comfort of Strangers (1990)
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An English couple holiday in Venice to sort out their relationship. There is some friction and distance between them... (107 mins.)
Director: Paul Schrader
 
38.
Prime Suspect (1991 Mini-Series)
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A female police detective investigates a series of serial murders while dealing with sexist hostility from her male comrades. (207 mins.)
 
39.
Where Angels Fear to Tread (1991)
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After a rich Edwardian widow impulsively marries a handsome but poor Tuscan dentist and dies in childbirth, her English in-laws try to gain custody of the baby. (116 mins.)
 
40.
Prime Suspect 2 (1992 Mini-Series)
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DCI Jane Tennison's investigation of a murder is complicated with the unexpected participation of her secret lover in her detective unit. (203 mins.)
 
41.
The Hawk (1993)
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Housewife Annie Marsh suspects her husband might be The Hawk, a brutal serial killer. Complicating matters... (88 mins.)
Director: David Hayman
 
42.
Prime Suspect 3 (1993 Mini-Series)
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Assigned to a Vice squad, Detective Jane Tennison investigates a child murder and discovers a sinister link to the police. (207 mins.)
Director: David Drury
 
43.
Royal Deceit (1994)
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This re-telling of Hamlet goes back to the original Danish source material. The opening scenario remains... (103 mins.)
Director: Gabriel Axel
 
44.
The Madness of King George (1994)
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A meditation on power and the metaphor of the body of state, based on the real episode of dementia experienced... (104 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Hytner
 
45.
The Snow Queen (1995)
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Tom and his sister Ellie live in an ordinary town leading ordinary lives but not for long - far away... (75 mins.)
Director: Martin Gates
 
46.
Prime Suspect: The Lost Child (1995 TV Movie)
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Supt. Tennison orchestrates a search for an abducted baby, but events take a turn for the worst when personal emotions cause complications. (101 mins.)
Director: John Madden
 
47.
Prime Suspect: Inner Circles (1995 TV Movie)
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A seemingly straightforward sex murder investigation by Superintendent Jane Tennison leads to a hidden political scandal. (102 mins.)
 
48.
Prime Suspect: The Scent of Darkness (1995 TV Movie)
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A series of brutal sex murders disturbingly similar to the pattern of Superintendent Jane Tennison's first major case leads to the awful suggestion that she may have caught the wrong man the first time. (105 mins.)
Director: Paul Marcus
 
49.
Losing Chase (1996 TV Movie)
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Chase (Mirren), a lifetime resident of Martha's Vineyard, married Richard (Bridges), and like the area... (98 mins.)
Director: Kevin Bacon
 
50.
Some Mother's Son (1996)
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Based on the true story of the 1981 hunger strike in a British prison, in which IRA prisoner Bobby Sands... (112 mins.)
Director: Terry George
 
51.
Prime Suspect 5: Errors of Judgement (1996 Mini-Series)
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Detective Tennison investigates a seemingly straightforward drug murder that she believes is linked to a smugly smooth crime boss. (200 mins.)
Director: Philip Davis
 
52.
Critical Care (1997)
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Werner Ernst is a young hospital resident who becomes embroiled in a legal battle between two half-sisters... (107 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
 
53.
Painted Lady (1997 TV Movie)
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From the Irish countryside to London to New York and back again, Maggie reenters the world as a countess and shady art dealer... (204 mins.)
Director: Julian Jarrold
 
54.
The Prince of Egypt (1998)
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An Egyptian prince learns of his identity as a Hebrew, and later, his destiny to become the chosen deliverer of his people. (99 mins.)
 
55.
The Passion of Ayn Rand (1999 TV Movie)
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The rather eccentric (especially in her thinking) author of "The Fountainhead" and "Atlas Shrugged" becomes involved with a much younger, and married man... to the dismay of those close to her. (104 mins.)
 
56.
Teaching Mrs. Tingle (1999)
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The story of a girl who is willing to do anything to become Valedictorian, even if it means murdering the teacher that stands in her way. (96 mins.)
 
57.
Greenfingers (2000)
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A prison inmate with a green thumb goes on to compete in a national gardening competition. Based on a true story. (91 mins.)
Director: Joel Hershman
 
58.
The Pledge (2001)
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A retiring police chief pledges to catch the killer of a young child. (124 mins.)
Director: Sean Penn
 
59.
No Such Thing (2001)
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"No Such Thing" tells the story of a young journalist who journeys to Iceland to find her missing fiancée only to encounter a mythical creature. She eventually forges a relationship with the being. (102 mins.)
Director: Hal Hartley
 
60.
Happy Birthday (2001)
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An adaptation of Keith Laumer's short story, "Placement Test," about a woman's struggle against a futuristic bureaucracy, whose central computer accidentally classifies as being expendable.
Director: Helen Mirren
 
61.
Last Orders (2001)
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A group of old friends reminisce about their lives over the years after the death of one of their crew. (109 mins.)
Director: Fred Schepisi
 
62.
Gosford Park (2001)
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The lives of upstairs guests and downstairs servants at a party in 1932 in a country house in England as they investigate a murder involving one of them. (131 mins.)
Director: Robert Altman
 
63.
Georgetown (2002 TV Movie)
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Annabelle Garrison is a Washington hostess and newspaper mogul. Though she married into her wealth and position she is also a shrewd businesswoman...
Director: Scott Winant
 
64.
Door to Door (2002 TV Movie)
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A man with cerebral palsy is determined to become a salesman. (90 mins.)
 
65.
The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone (2003 TV Movie)
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A failing star is faced with a lifestyle change when her rich husband suddenly dies while they are en route to Italy... (114 mins.)
 
66.
Calendar Girls (2003)
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A Women's Institute chapter's fundraising effort for a local hospital by posing nude for a calendar becomes a media sensation. (108 mins.)
Director: Nigel Cole
 
67.
Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness (2003 Mini-Series)
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Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison's investigation of the murder of a Bosnian refugee leads her to one, or possibly two, Serbian war criminals determined to silence the last witness to a massacre a decade before. (195 mins.)
Director: Tom Hooper
 
68.
The Clearing (2004)
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As an executive is held captive by an employee, it's up to his wife to deliver the ransom. (95 mins.)
 
69.
Raising Helen (2004)
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After her sister and brother-in-law die in a car accident, a young woman becomes the guardian of their three children. (119 mins.)
Director: Garry Marshall
 
70.
Pride (2004 TV Movie)
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The story of Suki, a lioness cub, who rebels against her mother and her Pride to mate with an unsuitable lion from the other side of the river... (90 mins.)
Director: John Downer
 
71.
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)
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Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, journeyman Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy." (109 mins.)
Director: Garth Jennings
 
72.
Needlework Pictures Presents Francesco Vezzoli in Gore Vidal's 'Caligula' (2005 Short Film)
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This is a short film based on the 1979 film of the same name. The film is stylized with the actors wearing modernized robes and Roman jewelry and females playing male characters and vice-versa. (5 mins.)
 
73.
Shadowboxer (2005)
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When an assassin is diagnosed with terminal cancer, she decides to carry out one final killing, assisted by her lover and stepson, Mikey. (93 mins.)
Director: Lee Daniels
 
74.
Elizabeth I (2005 Mini-Series)
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Miniseries about the the public and private lives of the later years of Queen Elizabeth I. (223 mins.)
 
75.
The Queen (2006)
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After the death of Princess Diana, Queen Elizabeth II struggles with her reaction to a sequence of events nobody could have predicted. (103 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
76.
Prime Suspect 7: The Final Act (2006 Mini-Series)
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Approaching retirement, Jane Tennison investigates the murder of a missing girl. But the cracks soon begin to show as Jane struggles with an alcohol problem and the death of her father. (182 mins.)
Director: Philip Martin
 
77.
National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)
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Benjamin Gates must follow a clue left in John Wilkes Booth's diary to prove his ancestor's innocence in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. (124 mins.)
Director: Jon Turteltaub
 
78.
Inkheart (2008)
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A young girl discovers her father has an amazing talent to bring characters out of their books and must try to stop a freed villain from destroying them all, with the help of her father, her aunt, and a storybook's hero. (106 mins.)
Director: Iain Softley
 
79.
State of Play (2009)
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When a congressional aide is killed, a Washington D.C. journalist starts investigating the case involving the congressman, his old college friend. (127 mins.)
Director: Kevin Macdonald
 
80.
The Last Station (2009)
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A historical drama that illustrates Russian author Leo Tolstoy's struggle to balance fame and wealth with his commitment to a life devoid of material things. (112 mins.)
Director: Michael Hoffman
 
81.
Love Ranch (2010)
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A drama centered around a married couple who opened the first legal brothel in Nevada. (117 mins.)
Director: Taylor Hackford
 
82.
The Debt (2010)
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In 1965, three Mossad agents cross into East Berlin to apprehend a notorious Nazi war criminal. Thirty years later, the secrets the agents share come back to haunt them. (113 mins.)
Director: John Madden
 
83.
The Tempest (2010)
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Shakespeare's epic play is translated from page to screen, with the gender of the main character, Prospero, changed from male to female. (110 mins.)
Director: Julie Taymor
 
84.
Brighton Rock (2010)
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Charts the headlong fall of Pinkie, a razor-wielding disadvantaged teenager with a religious death wish. (111 mins.)
Director: Rowan Joffe
 
85.
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010)
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When a young owl is abducted by an evil Owl army, he must escape with new-found friends and seek the legendary Guardians to stop the menace. (97 mins.)
Director: Zack Snyder
 
86.
RED (2010)
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When his peaceful life is threatened by a high-tech assassin, former black-ops agent Frank Moses reassembles his old team in a last ditch effort to survive and uncover his assailants. (111 mins.)
 
87.
When Harry Met Sally 2 with Billy Crystal and Helen Mirren (2011 Video)
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Billy proposes to producers a sequel with (literally) a bite to his classic movie. (5 mins.)
Director: Lindsay Crystal
 
88.
Arthur (2011)
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A drunken playboy stands to lose a wealthy inheritance when he falls for a woman his family doesn't like. (110 mins.)
Director: Jason Winer
 
89.
The Door (2012)
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A novelist forms a strange bond with her eccentric maid that will have a lasting effect on both women. (97 mins.)
Director: István Szabó
 
90.
Hitchcock (2012)
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The relationship between Alfred Hitchcock and his wife Alma Reville during the filming of Psycho in 1959 is explored. (98 mins.)
Director: Sacha Gervasi
 
91.
Phil Spector (2013 TV Movie)
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A drama centered on the relationship between Phil Spector and defense attorney Linda Kenney Baden while the music business legend was on trial for the murder of Lana Clarkson. (92 mins.)
Director: David Mamet