Most Popular "Academy" Titles

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year













































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

R | 118 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
84 Metascore

A young F.B.I. cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims.

Director: Jonathan Demme | Stars: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Lawrence A. Bonney, Kasi Lemmons

Votes: 993,763 | Gross: $130.74M

2. Vampire Academy (2014)

PG-13 | 104 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
31 Metascore

Rose Hathaway is a Dhampir, half human-half vampire, a guardian of the Moroi, peaceful, mortal vampires living discreetly within our world. Her calling is to protect the Moroi from bloodthirsty, immortal Vampires, the Strigoi.

Director: Mark Waters | Stars: Zoey Deutch, Lucy Fry, Danila Kozlovsky, Gabriel Byrne

Votes: 45,371 | Gross: $7.79M

3. Suspiria (1977)

Not Rated | 92 min | Horror

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A newcomer to a prestigious ballet academy comes to realize that the school is a front for something sinister amidst a series of grisly murders.

Director: Dario Argento | Stars: Jessica Harper, Stefania Casini, Flavio Bucci, Miguel Bosé

Votes: 52,113

4. Sister Act (1992)

PG | 100 min | Comedy, Crime, Family

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

When a worldly singer witnesses a mob crime, the police hide her as a nun in a traditional convent where she has trouble fitting in.

Director: Emile Ardolino | Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Kathy Najimy, Wendy Makkena

Votes: 71,004 | Gross: $139.61M

5. Suspiria (2018)

Fantasy, Horror, Mystery | Post-production

A young American ballerina comes to train at a prestigious German dance academy and uncovers the school's dark and menacing secrets.

Director: Luca Guadagnino | Stars: Chloë Grace Moretz, Dakota Johnson, Tilda Swinton, Mia Goth

6. Judge Dredd (1995)

R | 96 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

5.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

In a dystopian future, Joseph Dredd, the most famous Judge (a police officer with instant field judiciary powers), is convicted for a crime he did not commit and must face his murderous counterpart.

Director: Danny Cannon | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Armand Assante, Rob Schneider, Jürgen Prochnow

Votes: 95,307 | Gross: $34.69M

7. Kôdo giasu: Hangyaku no rurûshu (2006–2012)

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

The Empire of Britannia has invaded Japan using giant robot weapons called Knightmare Frames. Japan is now referred to as Area 11, and its people the 11's. A Britannian who was living in ... See full summary »

Stars: Johnny Yong Bosch, Yuri Lowenthal, Jun Fukuyama, Yukana Nogami

Votes: 32,879

8. National Security (2003)

PG-13 | 88 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
31 Metascore

Two mismatched security guards are thrown together to bust a smuggling operation.

Director: Dennis Dugan | Stars: Martin Lawrence, Steve Zahn, Colm Feore, Bill Duke

Votes: 41,412 | Gross: $35.76M

9. Life Is Strange (2015 Video Game)

M | Adventure, Drama, Mystery

9.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  

An unconfident photography student Max discovers her ability to rewind time, and reunites with her estranged best friend Chloe to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a local girl.

Directors: Raoul Barbet, Michel Koch | Stars: Hannah Telle, Ashly Burch, Nik Shriner, Dani Knights

Votes: 4,963

10. Thunderbirds (2004)

PG | 95 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

4.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
36 Metascore

When The Hood finds and invades International Rescue's secret base and traps most of the Tracy family, only young Alan Tracy and his friends can save the day.

Director: Jonathan Frakes | Stars: Bill Paxton, Anthony Edwards, Ben Kingsley, Brady Corbet

Votes: 11,751 | Gross: $6.77M

11. Little Witch Academia (2017)

TV-Y7 | 25 min | Animation, Comedy, Fantasy

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Akko Kagari is an ordinary girl who joins the renowned witch academy for witch girls, Luna Nova Academy. When she was younger, she went to Magical Festa, a magic show hosted by a witch ... See full summary »

Stars: Megumi Han, Erica Mendez, Alexis Nichols, Fumiko Orikasa

Votes: 700

12. Vampire Knight (2008– )

30 min | Animation, Action, Drama

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Yuki Cross, along with her best friend Zero, attempts to keep the peace between humans and vampires at Cross Academy, but personal issues soon threaten the situation.

Stars: Yui Horie, Mamoru Miyano, Laura Bailey, Troy Baker

Votes: 3,132

13. Igby Goes Down (2002)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
72 Metascore

A young man's peculiar upbringing renders him unable to competently cope with the struggle of growing up.

Director: Burr Steers | Stars: Kieran Culkin, Susan Sarandon, Jeff Goldblum, Claire Danes

Votes: 29,934 | Gross: $4.68M

14. Kangoku gakuen (2015– )

TV-MA | 24 min | Animation, Comedy

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Hachimitsu Academy, once an all-girls school, has become co-ed, and teen Kiyoshi is one of five boys to enroll. When he is caught peeping, Kiyoshi is sent to the schools prison, where his punishment is carried out.

Stars: Hiroshi Kamiya, Katsuyuki Konishi, Ken'ichi Suzumura, Daisuke Namikawa

Votes: 1,497

15. Gulliver's Travels (1996– )

PG | 186 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

An Englishman returns after a long time abroad and tells his strange stories about the lands he visited which are allegories about the real world.

Stars: Ted Danson, Mary Steenburgen, James Fox, Robert Hardy

Votes: 5,549

16. A Warrior's Heart (2011)

PG | 86 min | Action, Drama, Family

5.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
24 Metascore

A talented high school lacrosse player deals with the pain from his military dad's death, a resentful new coach, and consequences of his own arrogance.

Director: Mike Sears | Stars: Kellan Lutz, Adam Beach, Ridge Canipe, William Mapother

Votes: 2,158

17. X-Men (2011– )

Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

X-Men, still grieving over the death of Phoenix (Jean Grey), are investigating a case of a missing mutant girl in Northern Japan. This leads them to a mysterious virus that turns mutants into monsters. U-Men and the Inner Circle want it.

Stars: Steve Blum, Cam Clarke, Aya Hisakawa, Katsunosuke Hori

Votes: 1,158

18. Space Cases (1996–1997)

30 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

One day at an academy, 7 people sneak aboard a mysterious spaceship. The people consist of 5 students, who are Harlan, the athletic leader from earth; Catalina, the Saturnian rainbow-head ... See full summary »

Stars: Walter Jones, Kristian Ayre, Rahi Azizi, Paige Christina

Votes: 553

19. Doctor X (1932)

Approved | 76 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A wisecracking New York reporter intrudes on a research scientist's quest to unmask The Moon Killer.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Lionel Atwill, Fay Wray, Lee Tracy, Preston Foster

Votes: 2,083

20. Making the Grade (1984)

R | 105 min | Comedy, Romance

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A spoiled rich young man hires a young hustler, who lives in a broken car and owes money to a dicey loan shark, to take his place in his elite prep school and graduate for him.

Director: Dorian Walker | Stars: Judd Nelson, Jonna Lee, Gordon Jump, Walter Olkewicz

Votes: 1,097 | Gross: $4.56M

21. Bridegroom (2013)

R | 80 min | Documentary

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
85 Metascore

Shane Bitney Crone's plans to marry Tom Bridegroom in California after the same-sex marriage law is passed takes a tragic turn when his partner of six years accidentally dies and Tom's family refuses Shane from attending the funeral.

Director: Linda Bloodworth-Thomason | Stars: Cindy Bitney, David Crone, Jessica Mitchell, Lizzy Mohl

Votes: 3,978

22. Canone inverso - Making Love (2000)

107 min | Drama

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Costanza is drinking a beer in a Prague pub, a summer night in 1968, while a violinist enters and starts playing a "canone inverso" for her. It is not a case, that music and that violin ... See full summary »

Director: Ricky Tognazzi | Stars: Hans Matheson, Mélanie Thierry, Lee Williams, Gabriel Byrne

Votes: 967

23. Little Witch Academia (2013)

TV-Y7 | 26 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Inspired by a magician named Shiny Chariot, the lively Akko Kagari enters the Little Witch Academy with the dream of one day becoming as cool and great as her idol.

Director: Yô Yoshinari | Stars: Megumi Han, Fumiko Orikasa, Michiyo Murase, Yôko Hikasa

Votes: 1,273

24. Regal Academy (2016– )

TV-PG | 23 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A girl finds a magic key and falls into Fairytale Land, and attends Regal Academy, a school for the children of fairytales.

Stars: Lipica Shah, Jessica Paquet, Laurie Hymes, Brittney Lee Hamilton

Votes: 51

25. Prep School (2015)

Not Rated | 85 min | Drama, Sport

5.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

When the star player of an elite prep school rugby team suffers an emotional collapse, his friends and teammates respond in their own ways, ranging from heroic to horrifying.

Director: Sean Nichols Lynch | Stars: Carly Schroeder, Taylor Lambert, Ben Bellamy, Austin Scott

Votes: 102

26. The Decline of the American Empire (1986)

R | 101 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Sexual revelations emerge when a group of academics and their partners spend a weekend at a country retreat.

Director: Denys Arcand | Stars: Dominique Michel, Dorothée Berryman, Louise Portal, Pierre Curzi

Votes: 6,630 | Gross: $1.90M

27. Lung Fu Moon (2006)

94 min | Action, Drama

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Three young martial arts masters emerge from the back streets of Hong Kong to help the powerless fight injustice.

Director: Wilson Yip | Stars: Yuk Long Wong, Louis Koo, Isabella Leong, Ella Koon

Votes: 5,694

28. The Secret Life of Ian Fleming (1990 TV Movie)

Unrated | 100 min | Adventure, Biography, War

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The Secret Life of Ian Fleming follows the exciting life of a dashing young Ian Fleming, the mastermind behind the highly successful James Bond books and movies. As a womanizer and a ... See full summary »

Director: Ferdinand Fairfax | Stars: Jason Connery, Kristin Scott Thomas, Joss Ackland, Patricia Hodge

Votes: 514

29. Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy (2003 Video Game)

Fantasy, Action, Drama

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

You play a young Jedi Academy student who must help stop an evil plot by Dark Jedi to collect and use Dark Side energy for their own ends.

Stars: Philip Tanzini, Jennifer Hale, Jason Marsden, Jeff Bennett

Votes: 1,446

30. Sabrina the Teenage Witch in Friends Forever (2002 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 90 min | Adventure, Animation, Family

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Sabrina must prove that she is worthy of attending an academy for witches.

Director: Scott Heming | Stars: Britt McKillip, Jay Brazeau, Bettina Bush, Alexandra Carter

Votes: 197

31. Star Trek: Starfleet Academy (1997 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

FMV space combat simulator, where you play a cadet training to become a Starfleet officer at the Academy and have adventures there in addition to your training.

Director: Martin Denning | Stars: Brett Donowho, Julianna Robinson, Patricia Skeriotis, Chuck Beyer

Votes: 154

32. Ritoru wicchi akademia: Mahoujihikake no parêdo (2015)

TV-Y7 | 54 min | Animation, Comedy, Fantasy

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

When Akko and other troubled students at Luna Nova are assigned to manage the annual witch hunt parade, Akko wants to make the event more positive.

Director: Yô Yoshinari | Stars: Megumi Han, Fumiko Orikasa, Michiyo Murase, Yôko Hikasa

Votes: 789

33. Arizona (1931)

70 min | Drama, Romance

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Bob refuses to marry his girlfriend and leaves her. She marries his close friend out of revenge.

Director: George B. Seitz | Stars: Laura La Plante, John Wayne, June Clyde, Forrest Stanley

Votes: 188

34. Eiken (2003 Video)

Not Rated | 60 min | Animation, Comedy, Romance

3.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

The story depicts the life of schoolboy Densuke Mifune after he is forced into the mysterious Eiken Club, which is populated only by women, several of whom have enormous breasts.

Directors: Aransumi, Kiyotaka Ohata | Stars: Akeno Watanabe, Miwa Ohshiro, Masumi Asano, Marina Ôno

Votes: 148

35. Akademia pana Kleksa (1984)

166 min | Family, Fantasy

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Ten-year-old Adas, beginning his education at the Academy, finds the hideout of Bird Matt, who used to be a prince. Touched by his fate, he promises to find the magic button which has the power to restore him to human shape.

Director: Krzysztof Gradowski | Stars: Piotr Fronczewski, Slavek Wronka, Leon Niemczyk, Bronislaw Pawlik

Votes: 588

36. Bloodlines (2011)

Short, Fantasy

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Sydney Sage is now considered a vampire-sympathizer. She must fight to convince her superiors that she is still loyal to the cause. Sydney is sent to a private school in California where she is to look after vampire princess Jill Matsrano-Dragomir. Which should be easy, except for one small problem. Adrian.

Director: Andre Sawenko | Stars: Daisy Masterman, Aris Parente, Paris Vas, Stephen Walden

Votes: 19

37. Dondurmam Gaymak (2006)

100 min | Comedy

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Ali, who is ice cream salesman in Mugla, tries to survive in the face of fierce competition from the big ice cream brands. While trying to promote his ice cream, he tours the village with ... See full summary »

Director: Yüksel Aksu | Stars: Nejat Altinsoy, Mehmet Amca, Levent Aras, Ayse Aslan

Votes: 4,697

38. The Longest Journey (1999 Video Game)

M | Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery

9.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  

April Ryan is a young visual-arts student in Venice, Newport. She's been having some strange dreams lately, but little does she know about the important role she'll have in changing the future...

Directors: Didrik Tollefsen, Ragnar Tørnquist | Stars: Sarah Hamilton, Regina Lund, Louis Aguirre, Roger Raines

Votes: 916

39. Girls' Dormitory (1936)

Approved | 66 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

When a busybody teacher in a girls' finishing school finds a love letter from a student to an unknown man, a minor scandal erupts.

Director: Irving Cummings | Stars: Herbert Marshall, Ruth Chatterton, Simone Simon, Constance Collier

Votes: 218

40. Uchû keiji Gyaban (1982– )

30 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Armed with a Combat Suit and other high-tech weapons/vehicles, a young space warrior fights to protect the Earth from the evil Makuu Empire, which holds his father captive.

Stars: Kenji Ohba, Kyoko Nashiro, Wakiko Kano, Toshiaki Nishizawa

Votes: 109

41. Buddha Wild: Monk in a Hut (2006)

Not Rated | 60 min | Documentary, Adventure, Comedy

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Buddha Wild Monk in the Hut is the story of a group of Thai and Sri Lankan monks, living around their temple in a country far far from home.Anna Wilding gives the commentary in this ... See full summary »

Director: Anna Wilding | Stars: Anna Wilding, Phra Sathuwanda, Chalerm Chanaphan, Chaip Saissard

Votes: 141

42. One of Them (2003 Video)

R | 93 min | Thriller

3.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

The teenagers friends Elizabeth, her brother Jeremy, Jessica, Rick and the hothead Trey have a car wreck caused by a swarm of insects. They wake up in the infirmary of the Marquez Academy, ... See full summary »

Director: Ralph E. Portillo | Stars: Ozman Sirgood, Marianne Bennett, David Berechet, David Boller

Votes: 182

43. Jûichi-nin iru! (1986)

91 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Cosmo Academy has set a test for ten of its applicants to survive on a spaceship for 2 months. But there is an eleventh member aboard.

Directors: Satoshi Dezaki, Tsuneo Tominaga | Stars: Akira Kamiya, Michiko Kawai, Hideyuki Tanaka, Toshio Furukawa

Votes: 399

44. Valkyria Chronicles II (2010 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Jack Fletcher | Stars: Jason Spisak, Crispin Freeman, Janice Kawaye, Amber Hood

Votes: 23

45. The Curtain Rises (1938)

99 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Isabelle, Cécilia and François are drama students at the "Conservatoire d'art dramatique". Cécilia is in love with François, but the young man is in love with Isabelle instead. Cécilia elaborates a desperate plan to get back at François.

Director: Marc Allégret | Stars: Louis Jouvet, Claude Dauphin, Odette Joyeux, Janine Darcey

Votes: 171

46. The Academy (2009)

30 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

What do you do when your South London drama school is on its last legs and your famous half-brother, Sir Ian McKellen, refuses to bankroll you a moment longer? Murray McKellen runs CACA: ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Hinton | Stars: Rebecca Alexander, Frances Barber, Jemma Bolt, Tori Butler Hart

Votes: 30

47. Post Military Trip (2007 TV Movie)

45 min | Documentary, Music, Mystery

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Ever wonder why about 70% of the world's best trance music DJ's are Israeli? Can you envision why about 60,000 Israelis coming out of the army every year travel to Goa, India to wind down ... See full summary »

Director: Shruti Bhardwaj

Votes: 5

48. Cadet Girl (1941)

Approved | 68 min | Comedy, Romance

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

West Point cadet Tex Mallory falls in love with Gene Baxter, a girl who sings with his brother's band. Even though it will mean his leaving the Academy, they decide to marry. But when ... See full summary »

Director: Ray McCarey | Stars: Carole Landis, George Montgomery, Shepperd Strudwick, William Tracy

Votes: 13

49. Mai otome (2005– )

Animation, Action, Adventure

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

My-Otome's story takes place in the distant future on the planet Earl, colonized by immigrants from Earth centuries ago. "Old technology" has survived in the form of nanomachines that allow... See full summary »

Stars: Mika Kikuchi, Kiyomi Asai, Kumiko Higa, Akira Ishida

Votes: 138

50. The Hierarchy (2012)

24 min | Short, Comedy, Horror

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A bloody revenge tale following pretty high school student, Marti Cooper, who has been constantly put down and harassed by the popular trio of her high school for the last time.

Director: Jorge Godinez | Stars: Michelle Cutolo, Rutanya Alda, Steve Anderson Jr., Avery Dresel-Kurtz

Votes: 10