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1.
Josie and the Pussycats (2001)
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A girl group find themselves in the middle of a conspiracy to deliver subliminal messages through popular music in this send up of the music industry and pop culture. (98 mins.)
 
2.
The Lords of Salem (2012)
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Heidi, a radio DJ, is sent a box containing a record - a "gift from the Lords". The sounds within the grooves trigger flashbacks of her town's violent past. Is Heidi going mad, or are the Lords back to take revenge on Salem, Massachusetts? (101 mins.)
Director: Rob Zombie
 
3.
Almost Heroes (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A road comedy about 2 guys whose mission is to beat Lewis and Clark. (90 mins.)
 
4.
The Smurfs (2011)
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When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world into New York City. (103 mins.)
Director: Raja Gosnell
 
5.
Assassins (1995)
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Professional hit-man Robert Rath wants to fulfill a few more contracts before retiring but unscrupulous ambitious newcomer hit-man Miguel Bain keeps killing Rath's targets. (132 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
 
6.
Rocky V (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Reluctantly retired from boxing and back from riches to rags, Rocky takes on a new protege who betrays him; As the champ's son must adjust to his family's new life after bankruptcy. (104 mins.)
“ Never really understood all the hate this film got, because Rocky didn't fight in the ring? ” - ZeoRangerFive
 
7.
The Babe (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Babe Ruth becomes a baseball legend but is unheroic to those who know him. (115 mins.)
Director: Arthur Hiller
“ I thought this was a great film with a great performance by John Goodman. ” - ZeoRangerFive
 
8.
Black Christmas (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
An escaped maniac returns to his childhood home on Christmas Eve, which is now a sorority house, and begins to murder the sorority sisters one by one. (84 mins.)
Director: Glen Morgan
“ Of course it's not as good as the original, but I think this remake was great because it gave a solid backstory to the original film. ” - ZeoRangerFive
 
9.
Halloween (2007)
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After being committed for 17 years, Michael Myers, now a grown man and still very dangerous, escapes from the mental institution (where he was committed as a 10 year old) and he immediately returns to Haddonfield, where he wants to find his baby sister, Laurie. Anyone who crosses his path is in mortal danger. (109 mins.)
Director: Rob Zombie
“ Another remake that deserves another look. Malcolm McDowell wasn't the best Dr. Loomis but I think the film is great, another remake that gives a great backstory to the characters. ” - ZeoRangerFive
 
10.
Halloween II (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Laurie Strode struggles to come to terms with her brother Michael's deadly return to Haddonfield, Illinois; meanwhile, Michael prepares for another reunion with his sister. (105 mins.)
Director: Rob Zombie
“ This one is just a Rob Zombie film. It definitely doesn't feel like a Halloween film at all, but this film really grew on me over time. ” - ZeoRangerFive
 
11.
Carrie (2013)
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A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom. (100 mins.)
Director: Kimberly Peirce
“ I didn't expect this film to do well, but to me I think this is a great adaptation of Stephen King's novel. I never liked the other 2 films. ” - ZeoRangerFive
 
12.
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
The Angels investigate a series of murders which occur after the theft of a witness protection profile database. (106 mins.)
Director: McG
“ I actually thought this film was better than the first film. ” - ZeoRangerFive
 
13.
City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold (1994)
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Shortly after their first western adventure, Mitch Robbins and his friends discover a treasure map that belonged to their late trail guide Curly and set out to discover its secrets. (116 mins.)
Director: Paul Weiland
“ Why did people hate this one? Because it was twin brother story? ” - ZeoRangerFive
 
14.
Daredevil (2003)
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A man blinded by toxic waste which also enhanced his remaining senses fights crime as an acrobatic martial arts superhero. (103 mins.)
“ I'm not a comic book person so maybe the reason people didn't like this was because it was faithful, but I loved this movie. ” - ZeoRangerFive
 
15.
Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Deuce is tricked again into man-whoring by T.J., only in Amsterdam while other man-whores are being murdered in his midst. (83 mins.)
Director: Mike Bigelow
“ Aside from the chick with a dick on her face I thought this film was just as funny as the original. ” - ZeoRangerFive
 
16.
Fantastic Four (2005)
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A group of astronauts gain superpowers after a cosmic radiation exposure and must use them to oppose the plans of their enemy, Doctor Victor Von Doom. (106 mins.)
Director: Tim Story
“ Again I'm not a comic book guy, but this was an entertaining film along with the sequel. ” - ZeoRangerFive
 
17.
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007)
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The Fantastic Four learn that they aren't the only super-powered beings in the universe when they square off against the powerful Silver Surfer and the planet-eating Galactus. (92 mins.)
Director: Tim Story
 
18.
The Hangover Part II (2011)
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Two years after the bachelor party in Las Vegas, Phil, Stu, Alan, and Doug jet to Thailand for Stu's wedding. Stu's plan for a subdued pre-wedding brunch, however, goes seriously awry. (102 mins.)
Director: Todd Phillips
 
19.
Idiocracy (2006)
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Private Joe Bauers, the definition of "average American", is selected by the Pentagon to be the guinea pig for a top-secret hibernation program. Forgotten, he awakes five centuries in the future. He discovers a society so incredibly dumbed down that he's easily the most intelligent person alive. (84 mins.)
Director: Mike Judge
 
20.
Jersey Girl (2004)
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After his career is sidelined by an unexpected tragedy and a personal blowup, a single man must take care of his precocious daughter. (102 mins.)
Director: Kevin Smith
 
21.
Jurassic Park III (2001)
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A decidedly odd couple with ulterior motives convince Dr. Alan Grant to go to Isla Sorna (the second InGen dinosaur lab.), resulting in an unexpected landing...and unexpected new inhabitants on the island. (92 mins.)
Director: Joe Johnston
“ Definitely not in the same league as the other 2 but still a decent film. ” - ZeoRangerFive
 
22.
Kung Pow: Enter the Fist (2002)
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A rough-around-the-edges martial arts master seeks revenge for his parent's death. (81 mins.)
Director: Steve Oedekerk
 
23.
The Little Mermaid 2: Return to the Sea (2000 Video)
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To protect her from a sea witch, Ariel's daughter is not allowed in the ocean; but when she becomes 12, she runs away to an adventure under the sea. (75 mins.)
 
24.
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005 TV Movie)
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This version of The Wizard of Oz is played by the Muppets! (120 mins.)
 
25.
The Powerpuff Girls Movie (2002)
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The movie shows the origin of the Powerpuff Girls before the cartoon series. It explains why they were born and why they dedicated their lives to fighting crime and the forces of evil. (73 mins.)
Director: Craig McCracken
 
26.
The Rage: Carrie 2 (1999)
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A horrible massacre strikes up after an outcast teenage girl is taunted by a group of high school jocks, all of them unaware of her cutthroat telekinetic powers. (104 mins.)
Director: Katt Shea
 
27.
The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Santa, aka Scott Calvin, is faced with double-duty: how to keep his new family happy, and how to stop Jack Frost from taking over Christmas. (97 mins.)
Director: Michael Lembeck
 
28.
Scooby-Doo! The Mystery Begins (2009 TV Movie)
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The story of how Mystery Inc. was formed. (120 mins.)
Director: Brian Levant
 
29.
Scream 4 (2011)
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Ten years have passed, and Sidney Prescott, who has put herself back together thanks in part to her writing, is visited by the Ghostface Killer. (111 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
 
30.
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)
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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. (107 mins.)
Director: William Shatner
 
31.
The Thing (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
At an Antarctica research site, the discovery of an alien craft leads to a confrontation between graduate student Kate Lloyd and scientist Dr. Sander Halvorson. (103 mins.)
 
32.
Zack and Miri Make a Porno (2008)
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Lifelong platonic friends Zack and Miri look to solve their respective cash-flow problems by making an adult film together. As the cameras roll, however, the duo begin to sense that they may have more feelings for each other than they previously thought. (101 mins.)
Director: Kevin Smith