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1. The Blind Side (2009)

PG-13 | 129 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.7
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53 Metascore

The story of Michael Oher, a homeless and traumatized boy who became an All American football player and first round NFL draft pick with the help of a caring woman and her family.

Director: John Lee Hancock | Stars: Quinton Aaron, Sandra Bullock, Tim McGraw, Jae Head

Votes: 244,525 | Gross: $255.96M

2. Forever (2014–2015)

TV-PG | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy

8.3
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A 200-year-old man works in the New York City Morgue trying to find a key to unlock the curse of his immortality.

Stars: Ioan Gruffudd, Alana De La Garza, Joel David Moore, Donnie Keshawarz

Votes: 45,753

3. Alone Yet Not Alone (2013)

PG-13 | 103 min | Action, Drama, History

4.3
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The year is 1755, and the English colonies are being ravaged by the atrocities of war. Opposing European powers have clashed over the fertile Ohio valley, and entire families are devastated... See full summary »

Directors: Ray Bengston, George D. Escobar | Stars: Kelly Greyson, Natalie Racoosin, Clay Walker, Jenn Gotzon Chandler

Votes: 565 | Gross: $0.67M

4. A Shine of Rainbows (2009)

PG | 101 min | Drama, Family

7.2
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52 Metascore

A lonely orphan's life is transformed by an extraordinary woman who teaches him to conquer grief and discover the magic in nature and himself.

Director: Vic Sarin | Stars: Connie Nielsen, Aidan Quinn, John Bell, Jack Gleeson

Votes: 1,899

5. The Beniker Gang (1985)

G | 87 min | Drama

6.6
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Five orphans in an orphanage don't want the authorities to break up the family they made of each other: Arthur, the eldest, who writes the advice column Dear Lola; Ben who eats paper; ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Andrew McCarthy, Jennifer Dundas, Charles Fields, Jeff Alan-Lee

Votes: 281

6. Last of the Mohicans (1977 TV Movie)

120 min | Action, Adventure, War

6.9
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During the French and Indian War in colonial America, a white scout, with two of his Indian brothers, helps a British officer escort two women through dangerous territory, with both French ... See full summary »

Director: James L. Conway | Stars: Steve Forrest, Ned Romero, Andrew Prine, Don Shanks

Votes: 153

7. Appointment with Fear (1985)

R | 96 min | Fantasy, Horror

2.6
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A man under the influence of an ancient Egyptian curse uses astral projection to kill those who protect his baby son from him. A woman and a shady cop try to stop him before he can get to the child and transfer the curse.

Director: Ramsey Thomas | Stars: Michele Little, Michael Wyle, Kerry Remsen, Douglas Rowe

Votes: 237

8. 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: 156

9. Pretty Hattie's Baby (1991)

Biography, Drama

7.3
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An unreleased film about a white girl adopted by a black family in 1950s Nevada. Based on the early life of Fauna Hodel whose grandfather is prime suspect in the Black Dahlia murder case.

Director: Ivan Passer | Stars: Alfre Woodard, Charles S. Dutton, Jill Clayburgh, Bobby Hosea

Votes: 15

10. 2 to Tangle (2013)

Not Rated | 108 min | Drama

5.9
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Jessica's true love, Tom, starts appearing to her after his death. Terrified and confused, Jess seeks out an explanation for these haunting attacks and discovers that the key to her ... See full summary »

Director: Caleb Johnson | Stars: Emily Anderson, Blake Applegate, Heather Applegate, Phillip Applegate

Votes: 40

11. Palms (2012)

Not Rated | 33 min | Short, Family

8.1
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A foster child is in search of a forever family who is holding his heart in the palm of their hands.

Director: Deep Williams | Stars: Nathaniel J. Potvin, Zondra Wilson, Jason Woods, Regina Bryant

Votes: 14

12. Dear America: Standing in the Light (1999 TV Short)

TV-Y7 | 29 min | Short, Drama, Family

6.6
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A teenage Quaker farm girl is abducted by Indians in 1750s Pennsylvania.

Director: Stacey Stewart Curtis | Stars: Marc Donato, Stephanie Anne Mills, Grant Nickalls

Votes: 43

13. Szesc tygodni (2009)

18 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Marcin Janos Krawczyk

14. Les 3 Magaly (2017)

54 min | Documentary

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Director: Frédéric Julien | Stars: Alejandrina, Magaly

15. Processo di famiglia (1959 TV Movie)

107 min | Drama

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Director: Vittorio Cottafavi | Stars: Gianni Santuccio, Evi Maltagliati, Nando Gazzolo, Valeria Valeri

16. Hudson's Bay (1959– )
Episode: Blue-Eyed Squaw

26 min | Adventure, Family, Western

Jonathan Banner and Pierre Falcon are sent on a special assignment from Fort Gannon to meet with Standing Bear. When the arrive, they meet Standing Bear's "adopted" daughter, blonde-haired ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney J. Furie | Stars: Barry Nelson, George Tobias, Carol Starkman, Ron Taylor

17. Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958–1961)
Episode: Bounty for a Bride (1959)

Approved | 24 min | Western

6.6
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A decidedly different and dangerous assignment awaits Josh when he agrees to go into the Apache camp and compete in their contests to win the hand of a white woman the Indians kidnapped as a child and have raised as their own.

Director: Don McDougall | Stars: Steve McQueen, Lori Nelson, Patrick McVey, Michael Pate

Votes: 50

18. Downton Abbey (2010–2015)
Episode: Episode #5.1 (2014)

TV-PG | 67 min | Drama, Romance

8.4
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Tim Drewe guesses the parentage of Marigold, Mary receives another proposal from Tony, Violet plays matchmaker, Thomas continues to press Baxter for information with blackmail, and a flash fire threatens the mansion.

Director: Catherine Morshead | Stars: Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Raquel Cassidy

Votes: 797

19. Goku Midnight Eye (1989– )
Episode: Goku: Midnight Eye II (1989)

Not Rated | Animation, Action, Drama

6.9
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Desperate Ryouko hires Goku to stop her brother Ryuu, an increasingly unstable, rampaging cyborg bent on revenge against their sadistic army father who ran the military experiment that turned Ryuu into an unstoppable killing machine.

Director: Yoshiaki Kawajiri | Stars: Juji Matsuda, Norio Wakamoto, Daisuke Gôri, Ichirô Nagai

Votes: 17

20. So You Think You Can Dance (2005– )
Episode: Los Angeles Auditions (2006)

TV-PG | 60 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

5.8
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Dance auditions held at the historic Orpheum theater in Los Angeles. Some get tickets to go straight to Las Vegas, while others stick around to learn choreography. However, most are sent home, rejected.

Director: Nigel Lythgoe | Stars: Ryan Conferido, Chris Cuenza, Cat Deeley, Brian Friedman

Votes: 13

21. Bordertown (1989– )
Episode: Over the Line (1989)

23 min | Adventure, Western

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Director: Brad Turner | Stars: Richard Comar, John H. Brennan, Sophie Barjac, Jason Michas

22. Night Visions (2001– )
Episode: Rest Stop/After Life (2001)

Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

7.2
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Four college students find themselves in a trap after picking up a hitchhiker and stopping at a rest stop. / When a deceased family man comes back to life at his funeral, he becomes obsessed with death and puts his daughter in danger.

Directors: Yves Simoneau, Jefery Levy | Stars: Catherine Barroll, Meghan Black, Craig Dawson, Emmalee Fiddy

Votes: 56

23. Wonder Woman (1975–1979)
Episode: The Bushwhackers (1977)

TV-G | 50 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.5
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When a rancher is dealing with rustlers, he calls his friend General Blankenship for help. So he sends Steve and Diana follows him. They try to find the rustlers and someone close to the rancher is helping them.

Director: Stuart Margolin | Stars: Lynda Carter, Lyle Waggoner, Richard Eastham, Beatrice Colen

Votes: 89