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1. Laugh-In (1967–1973)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Music

8.0
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The original rapid fire sketch comedy show.

Stars: Dan Rowan, Dick Martin, Ruth Buzzi, Gary Owens

Votes: 1,816

2. It's a Wonderful Life (1946)

PG | 130 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

8.6
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89 Metascore

An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.

Director: Frank Capra | Stars: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 303,259

3. Back to the Future Part II (1989)

PG | 108 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.8
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57 Metascore

After visiting 2015, Marty McFly must repeat his visit to 1955 to prevent disastrous changes to 1985...without interfering with his first trip.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Thomas F. Wilson

Votes: 371,928 | Gross: $118.50M

4. Click (2006)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.4
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45 Metascore

A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to overrule his choices.

Director: Frank Coraci | Stars: Adam Sandler, Kate Beckinsale, Christopher Walken, David Hasselhoff

Votes: 261,221 | Gross: $137.34M

5. Flubber (1997)

PG | 93 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

5.2
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37 Metascore

An absent-minded professor discovers "flubber," a rubber-like super-bouncy substance.

Director: Les Mayfield | Stars: Robin Williams, Marcia Gay Harden, Christopher McDonald, Ted Levine

Votes: 68,850 | Gross: $92.97M

6. Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves (1997 Video)

PG | 74 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

4.8
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Wayne Szalinzki a wacky, absent-minded inventor, is back again but only this time he decides to use his infamous shrink machine just one more time. After when his wife Diane asks him to get... See full summary »

Director: Dean Cundey | Stars: Rick Moranis, Eve Gordon, Bug Hall, Robin Bartlett

Votes: 9,563

7. Monkey Business (1952)

Approved | 97 min | Comedy

7.0
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A chemist finds his personal and professional life turned upside down when one of his chimpanzees finds the fountain of youth.

Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers, Marilyn Monroe, Charles Coburn

Votes: 10,551

8. Death of a Salesman (1985 TV Movie)

PG | 136 min | Drama

7.3
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An aging traveling salesman recognizes the emptiness of his life and tries to fix it.

Director: Volker Schlöndorff | Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Kate Reid, John Malkovich, Stephen Lang

Votes: 8,311

9. The Nutty Professor (1963)

Approved | 107 min | Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi

6.7
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To improve his social life, a nerdish professor drinks a potion that temporarily turns him into the handsome, but obnoxious, Buddy Love.

Director: Jerry Lewis | Stars: Jerry Lewis, Stella Stevens, Del Moore, Kathleen Freeman

Votes: 12,685

10. Dr. T & the Women (2000)

R | 122 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

4.6
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64 Metascore

Dr. Sullivan Travis "Dr. T." is a wealthy Dallas gynecologist for some of the wealthiest women in Texas who finds his idealist life beginning to fall apart starting when his wife, Kate, ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Altman | Stars: Richard Gere, Helen Hunt, Farrah Fawcett, Laura Dern

Votes: 16,085 | Gross: $13.07M

11. Batalla en el cielo (2005)

Unrated | 98 min | Drama

5.7
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56 Metascore

A working-class man named Marcos and his wife kidnap a baby for ransom money, but it goes tragically wrong when the infant dies. In another world is Ana, the daughter of the general for ... See full summary »

Director: Carlos Reygadas | Stars: Marcos Hernández, Anapola Mushkadiz, Bertha Ruiz, David Bornstein

Votes: 5,114 | Gross: $0.07M

12. The Absent Minded Professor (1961)

Approved | 92 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

6.8
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A college professor invents an anti-gravity substance which a corrupt businessman wants for himself.

Director: Robert Stevenson | Stars: Fred MacMurray, Nancy Olson, Keenan Wynn, Tommy Kirk

Votes: 5,787

13. Folks! (1992)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama

5.5
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A slightly self absorbed yuppie takes in his parents including his senile father, after their home burns down. But his personal and professional life fall apart soon after.

Director: Ted Kotcheff | Stars: Tom Selleck, Don Ameche, Anne Jackson, Christine Ebersole

Votes: 2,127 | Gross: $6.13M

14. No Highway in the Sky (1951)

Not Rated | 98 min | Drama, Thriller

7.3
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An aeronautical engineer predicts that a new model of plane will fail catastrophically and in a novel manner after a specific number flying hours.

Director: Henry Koster | Stars: James Stewart, Marlene Dietrich, Glynis Johns, Jack Hawkins

Votes: 2,454

15. Son of Flubber (1963)

Approved | 100 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi, Family

6.1
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When Professor Brainard experiments further on Flubber derivatives, he gets in trouble and only his students can help.

Director: Robert Stevenson | Stars: Fred MacMurray, Nancy Olson, Keenan Wynn, Tommy Kirk

Votes: 2,071

16. Dear Brigitte (1965)

Not Rated | 100 min | Comedy, Family

6.3
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Professor Leaf, an absent-minded poet with a prejudice against the sciences, is forced to face the fact that his son is a math prodigy with little artistic talent of his own.

Director: Henry Koster | Stars: James Stewart, Fabian, Glynis Johns, Cindy Carol

Votes: 1,011

17. Men in War (1957)

Approved | 102 min | Drama, War

7.4
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During the Korean War, a battle-worn lieutenant and his platoon are behind enemy lines, and have orders to march to Hill 465 for possible relief.

Director: Anthony Mann | Stars: Robert Ryan, Aldo Ray, Robert Keith, Phillip Pine

Votes: 1,844

18. Five Came Back (1939)

Passed | 75 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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Twelve people are aboard Coast Air Line's flagship the Silver Queen enroute to South America when the airplane encounters a storm and is blown off course. Crashing into jungles known to be ... See full summary »

Director: John Farrow | Stars: Chester Morris, Lucille Ball, Wendy Barrie, John Carradine

Votes: 1,320

19. The Girl Most Likely to... (1973 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 64 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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An ugly girl undergoes plastic surgery and becomes beautiful. She then takes revenge on all the people who mistreated her when she was ugly.

Director: Lee Philips | Stars: Stockard Channing, Edward Asner, Jim Backus, Joe Flynn

Votes: 1,005

20. Shaadi Ke Side Effects (2014)

145 min | Comedy, Romance

5.6
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A complicated relationship develops between a man and woman after getting married and having a baby.

Director: Saket Chaudhary | Stars: Farhan Akhtar, Vidya Balan, Vir Das, Ram Kapoor

Votes: 3,258 | Gross: $0.58M

21. My Sex Life... or How I Got Into an Argument (1996)

178 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.9
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76 Metascore

Paul Dedalus is at a crossroads in his life. He has to make several decisions; should he complete his doctorate, does he want to become a full professor, does he really love his ... See full summary »

Director: Arnaud Desplechin | Stars: Mathieu Amalric, Emmanuelle Devos, Emmanuel Salinger, Marianne Denicourt

Votes: 1,126

22. Semnadtsat mgnoveniy vesny (1973– )

840 min | Adventure, Drama, History

9.0
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A 1973 Soviet twelve-part television series, directed by Tatyana Lioznova and based on the novel of the same title by Yulian Semyonov. The series portrays the exploits of Maxim Isaev, a ... See full summary »

Stars: Vyacheslav Tikhonov, Yefim Kopelyan, Leonid Bronevoy, Ekaterina Gradova

Votes: 2,857

23. Watashi ga motenai no wa dô kangaetemo omaera ga warui! (2013– )

TV-14 | 25 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Kuroki Tomoko is a super popular female schoolgirl, with 50 years experience in dating and more than 100 boys - but just in the dating video games. In real life is a closed and shy person ... See full summary »

Stars: Izumi Kitta, Ayaka Asai, Monica Rial, Yûko Kurose

Votes: 837

24. Zotz! (1962)

Not Rated | 87 min | Comedy, Fantasy

6.0
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Jonathan Jones, a professor of ancient languages, comes into possession of an ancient coin. He translates its inscription, which gives him three powers: to inflict pain, slow down time or ... See full summary »

Director: William Castle | Stars: Tom Poston, Julia Meade, Jim Backus, Fred Clark

Votes: 590

25. 'Pimpernel' Smith (1941)

Passed | 120 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller

7.3
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Professor Horatio Smith, while seeming very unassuming, rescues victims of Nazi persecution during World War II.

Director: Leslie Howard | Stars: Leslie Howard, Francis L. Sullivan, Allan Jeayes, Peter Gawthorne

Votes: 975

26. Santa Claus (1959)

94 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

2.5
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With the aid of Merlin, Santa Claus must defeat the evil machinations of the devil Pitch to ruin Xmas.

Director: René Cardona | Stars: José Elías Moreno, Cesáreo Quezadas 'Pulgarcito', José Luis Aguirre 'Trotsky', Armando Arriola

Votes: 3,932

27. The Invisible Woman (1940)

Approved | 72 min | Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi

6.1
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An attractive model with an ulterior motive volunteers as guinea pig for an invisibility machine.

Director: A. Edward Sutherland | Stars: Virginia Bruce, John Barrymore, John Howard, Charles Ruggles

Votes: 1,394

28. Black Friday (1940)

Approved | 70 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.3
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Dr. Sovac transplants the brain of a gangster into his professor friend's body to save his life, but there is a side effect that causes a dangerous split personality.

Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Stanley Ridges, Anne Nagel

Votes: 1,458

29. Distracted (1970)

85 min | Comedy

6.4
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A comedy about an absent-minded man who works at a advertising company. He topples from one problem to another.

Director: Pierre Richard | Stars: Pierre Richard, Marie-Christine Barrault, Maria Pacôme, Catherine Samie

Votes: 976

30. Mammoth (2006 TV Movie)

90 min | Action, Comedy, Horror

3.7
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On a hot summer afternoon in the sleepy town of Blackwater, Louisiana locals exiting a retro-fitted theater excitedly watch as a meteor streaks across the sky and crashes through the roof ... See full summary »

Director: Abram Cox | Stars: Vincent Ventresca, Constantin Draganescu, Summer Glau, Tom Skerritt

Votes: 2,029

31. The War Is Over (1966)

121 min | Drama, War

7.5
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Diego is one of the chief of the spanish Communist Party. He is travelling back to Paris (where he lives) from a mission in Madrid. He is arrested at the border for an identity check but ... See full summary »

Director: Alain Resnais | Stars: Yves Montand, Ingrid Thulin, Geneviève Bujold, Jean Dasté

Votes: 1,624

32. Bibi Blocksberg (2002)

102 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

5.2
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An evil witch tries to take possession of a crystal ball from the hands of a young and benevolent witch.

Director: Hermine Huntgeburth | Stars: Sidonie von Krosigk, Katja Riemann, Corinna Harfouch, Max Befort

Votes: 601

33. Convicts (1991)

93 min | Drama

5.9
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In 1902 Texas, 13-year-old Horace goes to work on old Soll's farm to earn enough money to buy a headstone for his father's grave. Unfortunately for Horace, Soll's senility, ill health, and ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Masterson | Stars: Robert Duvall, Lukas Haas, James Earl Jones, Starletta DuPois

Votes: 487

34. Lucky Jim (1957)

95 min | Comedy

6.2
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Jim Dixon feels anything but lucky. At the university he has to do the bidding of absent-minded and boring Professor Welch to have any hope of keeping his job. Worse, he has managed to get ... See full summary »

Director: John Boulting | Stars: John Welsh, Ronald Cardew, Hugh Griffith, Kenneth Griffith

Votes: 459

35. Párpados azules (2007)

98 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Marina wins a paradise vacation for two, but when she realizes that she has no one to bring along, she decides to invite a stranger named Victor. The pair soon discovers that true love depends more on compatibility rather than idyllic scenery.

Director: Ernesto Contreras | Stars: Cecilia Suárez, Enrique Arreola, Magali Boysselle, Armando Casas

Votes: 594

36. A Dispatch from Reuter's (1940)

Approved | 90 min | Biography, Drama

7.1
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Starting with a small flock of carrier pigeons, nineteenth-century entrepreneur Julius Reuter turns his small company into Europe's most respected news wire service.

Director: William Dieterle | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Edna Best, Eddie Albert, Albert Bassermann

Votes: 441

37. The Absent-Minded Waiter (1977)

7 min | Comedy, Short

7.6
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Bernie Cates requests the services of the most absent-minded waiter he's ever seen, who pours water before setting the glasses, endlessly repeats questions, brings wrong orders, and ruins everything- but the bill.

Director: Carl Gottlieb | Stars: Steve Martin, Buck Henry, Teri Garr, Ivor Barry

Votes: 533

38. Shakhmatnaya goryachka (1925)

28 min | Comedy, Short

7.3
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With an international chess tournament in progress, a young man becomes completely obsessed with the game. His fiancée has no interest in it, and becomes frustrated and depressed by his ... See full summary »

Directors: Vsevolod Pudovkin, Nikolai Shpikovsky | Stars: José Raúl Capablanca, Vladimir Fogel, Anna Zemtsova, Natalya Glan

Votes: 892

39. Red White and Boo (1955)

Approved | 6 min | Animation, Short, War

5.3
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Through the use of a Time Machine, Casper the Friendly Ghost gets transported back in time, In the stone-age, Casper frightens cave-men and women. Robert Fulton's steamboat makes a ... See full summary »

Director: Izzy Sparber | Stars: Jackson Beck, Jack Mercer, Sid Raymond, Alan Shay

Votes: 15

40. The Inside Story (1948)

Approved | 87 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.0
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A collection agent arrives in a small town with $1000 for a local farmer. Whilst waiting for the farmer to arrive the money is put in a safe at a hotel for safe keeping. However, it is ... See full summary »

Director: Allan Dwan | Stars: Marsha Hunt, William Lundigan, Charles Winninger, Gail Patrick

Votes: 52

41. Gekijô ban Kara no kyôkai: Dai roku shô - Bôkyaku rokuon (2008)

120 min | Animation, Action, Drama

7.0
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January 1999: Meet Azaka Kokuto. She plans to win Mikiya over as her lover despite the presence of a dangerous woman named Shiki Ryogi. There is only one problem - Azaka is his sister. And ... See full summary »

Director: Takahiro Miura | Stars: Maaya Sakamoto, Ken'ichi Suzumura, Takako Honda, Ayumi Fujimura

Votes: 682

42. Nems Bond (2008)

115 min | Comedy, Romance

3.9
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A clumsy police officer who is a huge fan of the James Bond movies finds himself assigned to solve a murder.

Director: Ahmed El Badry | Stars: Hani Ramzi, Ahmed Rateb, Lotfy Labib, Dolly Shaheen

Votes: 193

43. Menores de edad (1951)

88 min | Family, Drama, Comedy

6.6
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Director: Miguel M. Delgado | Stars: Rosita Quintana, Abel Salazar, Emperatriz Carvajal, Miguel Manzano

Votes: 8

44. Brother Rat and a Baby (1940)

Approved | 87 min | Comedy

5.4
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Three comrades graduate from Viriginia Military Institute. Bing has a chance to return to VMI as a football coach.

Director: Ray Enright | Stars: Priscilla Lane, Wayne Morris, Jane Bryan, Eddie Albert

Votes: 194

45. One-Man Show (2001)

Comedy, Drama

6.2
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The fate of Jayakrishnan's (Jayaram) life depends on a TV game show. During the show the host pries into Jayakrishnan's past.

Director: Shafi | Stars: Jayaram, Lal, Samyuktha Varma, Narendra Prasad

Votes: 144

46. Un adulterio decente (1969)

95 min | Comedy

4.5
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Fernanda marriage with Eduardo is not going through a good moment because her husband is a famous composer who only concerned him. And so she has a relationship with Federico, a young ... See full summary »

Director: Rafael Gil | Stars: Carmen Sevilla, Fernando Fernán Gómez, Manolo Gómez Bur, Don Jaime de Mora y Aragón

Votes: 28

47. Every Madman to His Specialty (1939)

123 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.1
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Director: Juan Bustillo Oro | Stars: Enrique Herrera, Joaquín Pardavé, Gloria Marín, Antonio R. Frausto

Votes: 49

48. The Big Brain (1963 TV Movie)

30 min | Comedy

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In this pilot for a proposed NBC comedy series, scientist Lester Belstrip invents a machine which forces people to tell the truth.

Director: Paul Stanley | Stars: Frank Aletter, Ellen Burstyn, George N. Neise, Evelyn Ward

49. Mexican Spitfire's Elephant (1942)

Approved | 64 min | Comedy, Romance

6.3
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Dizzy Carmelita and Uncle Matt inadvertently become involved with thieves smuggling jewels inside a ceramic elephant.

Director: Leslie Goodwins | Stars: Lupe Velez, Leon Errol, Walter Reed, Elisabeth Risdon

Votes: 108

50. Viu-hah hah-taja (1974)

83 min | Comedy

5.5
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Director: Ere Kokkonen | Stars: Leo Lastumäki, Jyrki Kovaleff, Seppo Laine, Pentti Siimes

Votes: 210