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1. Dexter (2006–2013)

TV-MA | 53 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.8
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Dexter Morgan is a Forensics Expert, a loyal brother, boyfriend, and friend. That's what he seems to be, but that's not what he really is. Dexter Morgan is a Serial Killer that hunts the bad.

Stars: Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas, James Remar

Votes: 496,289

2. The Light Between Oceans (2016)

PG-13 | 130 min | Drama, Romance | Completed

A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat.

Director: Derek Cianfrance | Stars: Alicia Vikander, Michael Fassbender, Rachel Weisz, Bryan Brown

3. Jessie (2011–2015)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

5.9
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A Texan teen moves to New York City to follow her dreams and ends up as a nanny for a high profile couple's four children.

Stars: Debby Ryan, Peyton List, Cameron Boyce, Karan Brar

Votes: 8,230

4. Annie (2014)

PG | 118 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

5.2
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33 Metascore

A foster kid, who lives with her mean foster mom, sees her life change when business tycoon and New York mayoral candidate Will Stacks makes a thinly-veiled campaign move and takes her in.

Director: Will Gluck | Stars: Quvenzhané Wallis, Cameron Diaz, Jamie Foxx, Rose Byrne

Votes: 24,600 | Gross: $85.91M

5. Silent Hill: Revelation 3D (2012)

R | 95 min | Adventure, Drama, Horror

5.0
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15 Metascore

When her father disappears, Heather Mason is drawn into a strange and terrifying alternate reality that holds answers to the horrific nightmares that have plagued her since childhood.

Director: Michael J. Bassett | Stars: Adelaide Clemens, Kit Harington, Sean Bean, Carrie-Anne Moss

Votes: 49,744 | Gross: $17.53M

6. The Gates (2010– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy

7.2
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A metropolitan police officer becomes chief of police in a gated suburban neighborhood where vampires, werewolves, witches and other supernatural entities reside.

Stars: Rhona Mitra, Frank Grillo, Marisol Nichols, Luke Mably

Votes: 6,766

7. I Love You Phillip Morris (2009)

R | 98 min | Biography, Comedy, Crime

6.6
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65 Metascore

A cop turns con man once he comes out of the closet. Once imprisoned, he meets the second love of his life, whom he'll stop at nothing to be with.

Directors: Glenn Ficarra, John Requa | Stars: Jim Carrey, Ewan McGregor, Leslie Mann, Rodrigo Santoro

Votes: 77,119 | Gross: $2.04M

8. When Marnie Was There (2014)

PG | 103 min | Animation, Drama, Family

7.8
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72 Metascore

Upon being sent to live with relatives in the countryside, an emotionally distant adolescent girl becomes obsessed with an abandoned mansion and infatuated with a girl who lives there - a girl who may or may not be real.

Director: Hiromasa Yonebayashi | Stars: Sara Takatsuki, Kasumi Arimura, Nanako Matsushima, Susumu Terajima

Votes: 13,097 | Gross: $0.40M

9. Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (2015)

Not Rated | 119 min | Documentary

8.1
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80 Metascore

An in-depth look at the inner-workings of the Church of Scientology.

Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Paul Haggis, Jason Beghe, Spanky Taylor, David Miscavige

Votes: 23,705

10. Problem Child 3: Junior in Love (1995 TV Movie)

87 min | Comedy, Family

3.1
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Bratty Junior Healy is back to bring you chapter 3 in the rambunctious, slapstick Problem Child trilogy!!

Director: Greg Beeman | Stars: William Katt, Justin Chapman, Sherman Howard, Carolyn Lowery

Votes: 2,482

11. Paranormal Activity 4 (2012)

R | 88 min | Horror

4.6
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40 Metascore

It has been five years since the disappearance of Katie and Hunter, and a suburban family witness strange events in their neighborhood when a woman and a mysterious child move in.

Directors: Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman | Stars: Stephen Dunham, Katie Featherston, Matt Shively, Brendon Eggertsen

Votes: 51,055 | Gross: $53.88M

12. Better Luck Tomorrow (2002)

R | 101 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.2
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67 Metascore

A group of over-achieving Asian-American high school seniors enjoy a power trip when they dip into extra-curricular criminal activities.

Director: Justin Lin | Stars: Parry Shen, Jason Tobin, Sung Kang, Shirley Anderson

Votes: 7,991 | Gross: $3.80M

13. Hop (2011)

PG | 95 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

5.5
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41 Metascore

E.B., the Easter Bunny's teenage son, heads to Hollywood, determined to become a drummer in a rock 'n' roll band. In LA, he's taken in by Fred after the out-of-work slacker hits E.B. with his car.

Director: Tim Hill | Stars: Russell Brand, James Marsden, Elizabeth Perkins, Kaley Cuoco

Votes: 24,034 | Gross: $108.01M

14. Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

4.9
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Freddy Krueger returns once again to haunt both the dreams of Springwood's last surviving teenager and a woman with a deep connection to him.

Director: Rachel Talalay | Stars: Robert Englund, Lisa Zane, Shon Greenblatt, Lezlie Deane

Votes: 30,660 | Gross: $34.87M

15. At the Devil's Door (VI) (2014)

Not Rated | 91 min | Horror

4.8
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47 Metascore

A real-estate agent finds herself caught up in something sinister when she has to sell a house with a dark past and meets the troubled teen who used to live there.

Director: Nicholas McCarthy | Stars: Ashley Rickards, Nick Eversman, Michael Massee, Mark Steger

Votes: 5,326

16. Did You Hear About the Morgans? (2009)

PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

4.7
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27 Metascore

In New York City, an estranged couple who witness a murder are relocated to small-town Wyoming as part of a witness-protection program.

Director: Marc Lawrence | Stars: Hugh Grant, Sarah Jessica Parker, Sam Elliott, Elisabeth Moss

Votes: 29,480 | Gross: $29.58M

17. The Unknown Woman (2006)

R | 118 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.5
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56 Metascore

Haunted by a horrible past, a Ukrainian young woman calculatedly insinuates herself into the life of a rich Italian family.

Director: Giuseppe Tornatore | Stars: Kseniya Rappoport, Michele Placido, Claudia Gerini, Piera Degli Esposti

Votes: 9,350 | Gross: $0.02M

18. The Passenger (1975)

PG-13 | 119 min | Drama, Thriller

7.7
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90 Metascore

A frustrated war correspondent, unable to find the war he's been asked to cover, takes the risky path of co-opting the I.D. of a dead arms dealer acquaintance.

Director: Michelangelo Antonioni | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Maria Schneider, Jenny Runacre, Ian Hendry

Votes: 14,864 | Gross: $0.62M

19. Darkwing Duck (1991–1995)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Family, Comedy

7.7
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A bumbling superhero battles crime with the help of his daughter and pilot sidekick.

Stars: Jim Cummings, Terence McGovern, Christine Cavanaugh, Katie Leigh

Votes: 9,887

20. Glorious 39 (2009)

R | 129 min | Drama, History, Thriller

6.5
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The adopted daughter of a privileged British politician uncovers a family secret in the weeks leading up to World War II.

Director: Stephen Poliakoff | Stars: Romola Garai, Eddie Redmayne, Juno Temple, Toby Regbo

Votes: 4,211

21. Playback (II) (2012)

R | 98 min | Horror, Thriller

4.2
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A cop investigates the case of a missing local teen, though he discovers a dark secret that has been unleashed in his town, and an evil spirit that will stop at nothing to find its heir.

Director: Michael A. Nickles | Stars: Christian Slater, Ambyr Childers, Toby Hemingway, Jonathan Keltz

Votes: 4,126 | Gross: $0.00M

22. Any Day Now (2012)

R | 98 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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60 Metascore

In the 1970s, a gay couple fights a biased legal system to keep custody of the abandoned mentally handicapped teenager that comes to live under their roof.

Director: Travis Fine | Stars: Alan Cumming, Garret Dillahunt, Isaac Leyva, Frances Fisher

Votes: 4,726 | Gross: $0.20M

23. Waking the Dead (2000)

R | 105 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

6.7
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59 Metascore

A congressional candidate questions his sanity after seeing the love of his life, presumed dead, suddenly emerge.

Director: Keith Gordon | Stars: Billy Crudup, Bill Haugland, Nelson Landrieu, Ivonne Coll

Votes: 5,952 | Gross: $0.33M

24. First Position (2011)

Not Rated | 95 min | Documentary

7.6
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72 Metascore

A documentary that follows six young dancers from around the world as they prepare for the Youth America Grand Prix, one of the most prestigious ballet competitions in the world.

Director: Bess Kargman | Stars: Aran Bell, Rebecca Houseknecht, Joan Sebastian Zamora, Miko Fogarty

Votes: 2,809 | Gross: $0.89M

25. Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest (1995)

R | 92 min | Horror, Thriller

4.0
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Two brothers, formerly of the murderous children's cult of Gatlin Nebraska, are taken to Chicago by an unwitting couple.

Director: James D.R. Hickox | Stars: Daniel Cerny, Ron Melendez, Jim Metzler, Nancy Lee Grahn

Votes: 5,286

26. Aftershock (2010)

135 min | Drama

7.6
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The epic story of a family separated as a result of the Great Tangshan Earthquake of 1976.

Director: Xiaogang Feng | Stars: Daoming Chen, Yi Lu, Fan Xu, Jingchu Zhang

Votes: 7,202

27. The Perfect Wedding (2012)

82 min | Comedy

6.3
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Home for the Christmas holiday, a gay man starts falling for his ex-boyfriend's lover, not knowing that the relationship is a mere pretense.

Director: Scott Gabriel | Stars: James Rebhorn, Kristine Sutherland, Eric Aragon, Jason T. Gaffney

Votes: 475

28. Anything Is Possible (2013)

93 min | Drama, Family, Music

5.9
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Ethan Bortnick plays the leading role as Nathan,a young boy who's separated from his mother when she goes missing during a trip to Japan to help after the tsunami. The movie explores issues... See full summary »

Director: Demetrius Navarro | Stars: Ethan Bortnick, Jonathan Bennett, Lacey Chabert, Fatima Ptacek

Votes: 214

29. Amar Akbar Anthony (1977)

184 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

7.6
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Three brothers are separated and united after many years - one is brought up a Hindu, another a Muslim and the last (and most memorable) a Christian. Hilarity and adventure ensues.

Director: Manmohan Desai | Stars: Vinod Khanna, Rishi Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Neetu Singh

Votes: 3,860

30. All About Actresses (2009)

105 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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While shooting a documentary about all kinds of actresses, the director falls for one of them.

Director: Maïwenn | Stars: Jeanne Balibar, Romane Bohringer, Julie Depardieu, Mélanie Doutey

Votes: 859

31. The Restless Breed (1957)

Approved | 86 min | Western

5.3
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Educated but hot-headed Mitch Baker travels to the border town of Mission intent on avenging the death of his secret service father at the hand of contraband gang leader Newton.

Director: Allan Dwan | Stars: Anne Bancroft, Billy Miller, Leo Gordon, Jay C. Flippen

Votes: 233

32. Room for One More (1952)

98 min | Comedy

7.2
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A fairly well-to-do family takes in 2 troubled orphans since no one else will take them.

Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Cary Grant, Betsy Drake, Lurene Tuttle, Randy Stuart

Votes: 1,344

33. Anne of Green Gables (1934)

Approved | 78 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.1
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A romantic teenage girl is adopted by a pair of elderly siblings in turn-of-the-century Canada.

Director: George Nichols Jr. | Stars: Anne Shirley, Tom Brown, O.P. Heggie, Helen Westley

Votes: 717

34. Ricky 6 (2000)

111 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.2
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Based on the true story of drugs, satanism, and murder in the upper class town of Northport, Long Island in 1984.

Director: Peter Filardi | Stars: Vincent Kartheiser, Chad Christ, Sabine Singh, Patrick Renna

Votes: 512

35. Why Would I Lie? (1980)

PG | 105 min | Comedy, Drama

6.5
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Cletus is a compulsive liar. He prefers the term 'fabrication' to lie though. When Cletus becomes a social worker he's assigned the case of a boy called Jorge (with a 'J') who was taken ... See full summary »

Director: Larry Peerce | Stars: Treat Williams, Lisa Eichhorn, Gabriel Macht, Susan Heldfond

Votes: 180

36. That Hagen Girl (1947)

Not Rated | 83 min | Drama

6.1
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Mary Hagen lives in a small town in Ohio and goes to Jordon Junior College. For years, there has been whispers, rumors and gossip about who are her real parents. When Tom Bates returns to ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Godfrey | Stars: Ronald Reagan, Shirley Temple, Rory Calhoun, Lois Maxwell

Votes: 425

37. Tobacco Roody (1970)

84 min | Comedy

5.3
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A southerner comforting his buxom stepdaughter, his young wife seducing a sheriff and getting sexually blackmailed by a banker, their sleeping daughters approached by drunk farmers. Just another standard day in a hillbilly farm.

Director: Bethel Buckalew | Stars: Dixie Donovan, Johnny Rocco, Debbie Osborne, Wendy Winders

Votes: 131

38. Seasons of the Heart (1993)

Not Rated | 99 min | Drama, Family

6.7
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Martha and Jed Richards live in Oregon in 1862. They and their two daughters moved there to make a new life, but the daughters died of cholera along the way. This has left Martha an ... See full summary »

Director: T.C. Christensen | Stars: Leigh Lombardi, Sam Hennings, Claude Akins, Logan Hall

Votes: 144

39. The Baby Formula (2008)

82 min | Comedy, Fantasy

4.6
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Two adventurous women in love are desperate to have their own biological child. They take a chance on an experimental scientific process and make sperm from their own stem cells. Pregnant ... See full summary »

Director: Alison Reid | Stars: Angela Vint, Megan Fahlenbock, Rosemary Dunsmore, Jessica Booker

Votes: 257

40. Vel (2007)

160 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

5.8
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On the search of his missing brother, Vasu finds out that Vel is his twin brother and risks his life to clear his brother's problem given by Sakarapandi an X-MLA .

Director: Hari | Stars: Suriya, Asin, Vadivelu, Kalabhavan Mani

Votes: 627

41. Sentimental Journey (1946)

Approved | 94 min | Drama

6.8
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An actress, Julie Beck, finds out that she is ill and has only a short time to live. She becomes taken with Hitty, a young orphan prone to dreaming. Julie soon decides to adopt the child so... See full summary »

Director: Walter Lang | Stars: John Payne, Maureen O'Hara, William Bendix, Cedric Hardwicke

Votes: 281

42. Camp Harlow (2014)

87 min

7.2
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Camp Harlow is a faith-based drama about a teenage bully who finds redemption through her faith in God at a local summer camp.

Director: Shane Hawks | Stars: Aj Olson, Monique Hurd, Andrew Dyer, Jasmin Savoy Brown

Votes: 87

43. The Gift of Love (1958)

105 min | Drama, Romance

6.3
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Fearing she will die, a physicist's wife hopes her husband will be consoled by the orphan she adopts.

Director: Jean Negulesco | Stars: Lauren Bacall, Robert Stack, Evelyn Rudie, Lorne Greene

Votes: 252

44. Nasaan ka man (2005)

Drama, Romance, Thriller

7.7
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The story of two sisters (Lilia and Trining), who have adopted three children (Lilia adopted Pilar and Joven, Trining adopted Ito). Trouble, lies and violence ensues as Lilia's children ... See full summary »

Director: Cholo Laurel | Stars: Claudine Barretto, Jericho Rosales, Diether Ocampo, Hilda Koronel

Votes: 63

45. Approved for Adoption (2012)

70 min | Animation, Biography, Drama

7.3
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73 Metascore

Comic-book artist Jung returns to Seoul for the first time since he was abandoned at the age of 5.

Directors: Laurent Boileau, Jung | Stars: Maxym Anciaux, Cathy Boquet, Mahé Collet, Christelle Cornil

Votes: 422 | Gross: $0.00M

46. Two Weddings and a Funeral (2012)

106 min | Comedy, Romance

6.4
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To keep their sexual orientation a secret, a gay man and a lesbian woman gets married. Now they have to juggle their identities to fool parents and co-workers, all while trying to find real love.

Director: Jho Kwang-soo Kim | Stars: Dong Yoon Kim, Hyeon-kyeong Ryu, Seung-do Han, Ae-Yeon Jeong

Votes: 201

47. The David Dance (2014)

108 min | Drama

8.0
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David, the host of a local gay radio show in Buffalo, New York, struggles with self-doubt when his single sister asks him to be the father figure for her soon to be adopted Brazilian child.... See full summary »

Director: Aprill Winney | Stars: Don Scime, Guy Adkins, Antoinette LaVecchia, Jordan Baker

Votes: 46

48. Petrang kabayo (2010)

110 min | Comedy, Fantasy

6.5
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Peter Kasimsiman was once a submissive son to his parents. But losing his mother at a tender age, left him with an abusive father who only knew of tending to his carriage horse, Brown ... See full summary »

Director: Wenn V. Deramas | Stars: Vice Ganda, Luis Manzano, Gloria Romero, Eugene Domingo

Votes: 52

49. Meri Surat Teri Ankhen (1963)

Drama, Musical, Romance

8.1
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Raj Kumar is a wealthy businessman and dislikes everything ugly. When his wife, Kamla, becomes pregnant and gives birth to an ugly son, he asks the attending Dr. Mathur to inform his wife ... See full summary »

Director: R.K. Rakhan | Stars: Ashok Kumar, Pradeep Kumar, Asha Parekh, Kanhaiyalal Chaturvedi

Votes: 33

50. I'm Glad My Mother Is Alive (2009)

91 min | Drama

6.7
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73 Metascore

Given up for adoption as a toddler, troubled teenager Thomas becomes obsessed with tracking down his birth mother. After years of searching, Thomas finds her single, with a small child, ... See full summary »

Directors: Claude Miller, Nathan Miller | Stars: Vincent Rottiers, Sophie Cattani, Christine Citti, Yves Verhoeven

Votes: 428 | Gross: $0.01M