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1. Beauty and the Beast (2014)
PG-13 | 112 min | Fantasy, Romance
An unexpected romance blooms after the the youngest daughter of a merchant who has fallen on hard times offers herself to the mysterious beast to which her father has become indebted.
2. Maleficent (2014)
PG | 97 min | Action, Adventure, Family
A vengeful fairy is driven to curse an infant princess, only to discover that the child may be the one person who can restore peace to their troubled land.
Votes: 255,319 | Gross: $241.41M
PG-13 | 144 min | Adventure, Fantasy
Bilbo and Company are forced to engage in a war against an array of combatants and keep the Lonely Mountain from falling into the hands of a rising darkness.
Votes: 359,629 | Gross: $255.11M
5. From Prada to Nada (2011)
PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A Latina spin on Jane Austen's "Sense and Sensibility," where two spoiled sisters who have been left penniless after their father's sudden death are forced to move in with their estranged aunt in East Los Angeles.
Votes: 12,133 | Gross: $3.02M
8. The Lizzie Bennet Diaries (2012– )
3 min | Comedy, Drama
A modern day retelling of Pride and Prejudice, the series is told in vlog-style by Lizzie Bennet as she narrates the trials and tribulations of her family life with the help of her best ... See full summary »
9. Angela (1977)
91 min | Drama
A war vet finds out that a former prostitute had his baby. Doubting it's his, he gives it away, so she reports him. 20 years later, she still wants to find her son. She meets a young man and falls in love, but the vet's prison term ends.
10. The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya (2010)
Not Rated | 163 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama
On December 18, Kyon finds that several traces of the SOS Brigade have mysteriously disappeared from his life. Mikuru and Yuki do not seem to recall meeting him, and Haruhi and Itsuki do ... See full summary »
11. Howards End (TV Mini-Series)
Drama | Pre-production
The social and class divisions in early 20th century England through the intersection of three families - the wealthy Wilcoxes, the gentle and idealistic Schlegels and the lower-middle class Basts.
13. Billy the Kid Versus Dracula (1966)
Passed | 73 min | Action, Drama, Horror
Dracula travels to the American West, intent on making a beautiful ranch owner his next victim. Her fiance, outlaw Billy the Kid, finds out about it and rushes to save her.
14. Fight Club: Copy of a Copy (2015)
13 min | Short, Comedy
What if 'Fight Club' the movie ended as originally written by the author of 'Fight Club' the novel? Experience our shot-for-shot recreation of the film ending and original adaptation of the novel's ending all in one!
16. Whiplash: Break Up Scene-Student Adaptation (2015)
A scene taken from the film Whiplash (2014). Its an adaptation of the break up scene. Andrew and Nicole are sitting in a diner where Andrew tries to explain to Nicole why they should break up.
17. The Veronica Exclusive (2015 TV Mini-Series)
PG-13 | Comedy
Based on the 80's black comedy, Heathers (1988), and it's musical adaptation, Heathers: The Musical (2014), The Veronica Exclusive is a modern twist on the old cult teen film.
18. Fundamentally Happy (2015)
73 min | Drama, Family
Twenty years ago, Habiba and Eric were neighbours. When Eric revisits her home to find her still living there with her husband, what seems like a friendly reunion turns into the gradual ... See full summary »
19. The Room in the Tower (2015)
9 min | Short, Horror
Oliver dreams of a sinister house and the gloomy family that live there. He goes there night after night knowing that something horrible waits for him in the room in the tower, but whatâ... See full summary »
20. The Monkey's Paw (2010)
29 min | Short, Drama, Horror
England, 1936. A storm rages in the night. Tucked safely in a cottage nestled deep within the fog of the Moors, the White family eagerly await the arrival of an old friend just returned ... See full summary »
22. The Gift of the Magi (2001)
20 min | Short, Drama
A romantic tale of a young married couple who have little money to buy each other Christmas presents. And so she cuts off and sells her beautiful hair.
25. Christmas with the Dead (2012)
88 min | Horror
In his quest to fulfill a promise made to his wife, Calvin sets out to right his wrongs and make it the best Christmas ever. If only it weren't June, and the majority of the population, ... See full summary »
27. The Judgment (2016)
45 min | Short, Drama, Horror
Adapted from the short story by Franz Kafka, The Judgment is a psychological drama exploring themes of alienation, memory, and the lines between fantasy and reality. The film follows Georg ... See full summary »
28. Lovely Little Losers (2014–2015)
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Lovely Little Losers is a sequel to Nothing Much to Do and loosely based on William Shakespeare's Love's Labours Lost. Four flat mates live together under drastic self-imposed flat rules, ... See full summary »
30. Meat (II) (2015)
10 min | Short, Drama
Behind the closed doors of an elite boarding school, Matthews and his friends are cruising through life - but when a weekend joyride ends in disaster, he has to deal with the guilt that consumes him.
31. In a Grove (2011)
Unrated | 40 min | Short, Thriller
A series of witnesses are summoned to give their accounts of the events leading up to the death of Mike Green and the disappearance of his girlfriend.
33. Alkitrang dugo (1975)
107 min | Drama, Thriller
A group of Filipino teenaged boys and girls survives a plane crash and copes to live in an island amid politics, social class, sanity and death.
34. The Misselthwaite Archives (2015– )
3 min | Drama
After the death of her parents, surly teenager Mary Lennox moves to her uncle's large, lonely estate along Misselthwaite Creek in Oregon. Mary hates her new home, where it rains constantly ... See full summary »
35. The Sound and the Fury (2009)
60 min | Drama
April 7th, 1928, part one of The Sound and the Fury, a novel written by the American author William Faulkner portrays Benjamin "Benjy" Compson, a cognitively disabled 33-year-old man. The ... See full summary »
39. Family Tree (1987)
Comedy, Family, Fantasy
A magical tree has a 7 dwarves taking care of it. The tree is bearing money and only good people can take it and prove that the tree has money on it.
40. SaroyanLand (2013)
72 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
SaroyanLand is a docu-drama focusing on the journey of famous writer William Saroyan to the birthplace of his Armenian family Bitlis, in Turkey in 1964. While retaking the same road, the ... See full summary »
41. Collectors (2015)
10 min | Short, Drama
Bizarre circumstances bring together a young man and a vacuum salesman just two months after hurricane Irene devastates their lives in Greene County, NY. Adapted from a short story by Raymond Carver.
43. The Box (III) (2013)
19 min | Short, Fantasy
A little boy wakes up one night to find an angel in his bedroom. The angel hands him a beautiful wooden box. "Will you keep it safe for me?" the angel asks him. The boy says he will, and spends the rest of his life doing just that.
44. The Sentry (2012)
12 min | Short, Drama, Mystery
Bob Reynolds, a recovered alcoholic teetering on the edge of a failed marriage, wakes up to grandeur visions of once being a beloved superhero known as The Sentry.
48. The Soliloquies of Santiago (2015– )
140 min | Drama
Elizabeth College senior Jacob Santiago knows that he is destined for stardom. He also knows that graduating without a meaty lead role under his belt could leave him wasting his prime years... See full summary »
50. The Adventures of Candide (2014– )
This TV series is a contemporary adaptation of Voltaire's Candide ou l'Optimism (1759)