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1. The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)

PG-13 | 130 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

6.0
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33 Metascore

When her mother disappears, Clary Fray learns that she descends from a line of warriors who protect our world from demons. She joins forces with others like her and heads into a dangerous alternate New York called Downworld.

Writers: Jessica Postigo, Cassandra Clare | Director: Harald Zwart | Stars: Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower, Robert Sheehan, Jemima West

Votes: 102,331

2. Saturday Night Live (1975– )

TV-14 | 90 min | Comedy, Music

8.2
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The famous guest host stars in parodies and sketches created by the cast of this witty show.

Creator: Lorne Michaels | Stars: Don Pardo, Lenny Pickett, Darrell Hammond, Seth Meyers

Votes: 31,833

3. Orphan (2009)

R | 123 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

7.0
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42 Metascore

A husband and wife who recently lost their baby adopt a 9-year-old girl who is not nearly as innocent as she claims to be.

Writers: David Leslie Johnson, Alex Mace | Director: Jaume Collet-Serra | Stars: Vera Farmiga, Peter Sarsgaard, Isabelle Fuhrman, CCH Pounder

Votes: 132,520

4. 17 Again (2009)

PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.4
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48 Metascore

About a guy whose life didn't quite turn out how he wanted it to and wishes he could go back to high school and change it. He wakes up one day and is seventeen again and gets the chance to rewrite his life.

Writer: Jason Filardi | Director: Burr Steers | Stars: Zac Efron, Matthew Perry, Leslie Mann, Thomas Lennon

Votes: 140,786

5. Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

PG | 104 min | Animation, Comedy, Crime

7.7
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83 Metascore

A toon hating detective is a cartoon rabbit's only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder.

Writers: Gary K. Wolf, Jeffrey Price, Peter S. Seaman | Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Bob Hoskins, Christopher Lloyd, Joanna Cassidy, Charles Fleischer

Votes: 133,995

6. The Major and the Minor (1942)

Passed | 100 min | Comedy, Romance

7.6
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A woman disguises herself as a child to save on a train fare and is taken in charge by an army man who doesn't notice the truth.

Writers: Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder, Edward Childs Carpenter, Fanny Kilbourne | Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Ginger Rogers, Ray Milland, Rita Johnson, Robert Benchley

Votes: 4,140

7. Freaky Friday (2003)

PG | 97 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.1
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70 Metascore

An overworked mother and her daughter do not get along. When they switch bodies, each is forced to adapt to the other's life for one freaky Friday.

Writers: Mary Rodgers, Heather Hach, Leslie Dixon | Director: Mark Waters | Stars: Jamie Lee Curtis, Lindsay Lohan, Mark Harmon, Harold Gould

Votes: 92,345

8. Womb (2010)

Unrated | 111 min | Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi

6.4
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48 Metascore

A woman's consuming love forces her to bear the clone of her dead beloved. From his infancy to manhood, she faces the unavoidable complexities of her controversial decision.

Writer: Benedek Fliegauf | Director: Benedek Fliegauf | Stars: Eva Green, Matt Smith, Lesley Manville, Peter Wight

Votes: 9,406

9. Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)

PG | 101 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

6.5
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38 Metascore

Four horror/sci-fi segments directed by four famous directors, each of which are their own versions of classic stories from Rod Serling's landmark television series.

Writers: Rod Serling, John Landis, George Clayton Johnson, Richard Matheson, Melissa Mathison, Jerome Bixby | Directors: Joe Dante, John Landis, George Miller, Steven Spielberg | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Albert Brooks, Vic Morrow, Doug McGrath

Votes: 24,768

10. Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1967–1973)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Music, Musical

8.0
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The original rapid fire sketch comedy show.

Creator: Digby Wolfe | Stars: Dan Rowan, Dick Martin, Ruth Buzzi, Gary Owens

Votes: 1,400

11. Birth (2004)

R | 100 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

6.1
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50 Metascore

A young boy attempts to convince a woman that he is her dead husband reborn.

Writers: Jean-Claude Carrière, Milo Addica, Jonathan Glazer | Director: Jonathan Glazer | Stars: Nicole Kidman, Cameron Bright, Lauren Bacall, Danny Huston

Votes: 29,058

12. Detective Conan (1996– )

25 min | Animation, Comedy, Crime

8.4
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The cases of a detective whose physical age was chemically reversed to that of a prepubescent boy but must hide his true mental development.

Creator: Gôshô Aoyama | Stars: Minami Takayama, Wakana Yamazaki, Akira Kamiya, Wataru Takagi

Votes: 6,351

13. Clifford (1994)

PG | 90 min | Comedy

5.2
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Clifford is a ten-year-old troublemaker, who puts not only his parents through hell, but also his uncle with whom his parents have discarded him to.

Writers: Jay Dee Rock, Bobby von Hayes | Director: Paul Flaherty | Stars: Martin Short, Charles Grodin, Mary Steenburgen, Dabney Coleman

Votes: 5,473

14. You're Never Too Young (1955)

Approved | 102 min | Comedy

6.6
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When an aspiring barber becomes inadvertently involved in the theft of a valuable diamond, necessity forces him to masquerade as a 12 year-old child - with humorous consequences.

Writers: Sidney Sheldon, Edward Childs Carpenter, Fanny Kilbourne | Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, Diana Lynn, Nina Foch

Votes: 892

15. El Chavo del Ocho (1972–1979)

TV-PG | 30 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

9.1
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The misadventures of a poor, homeless and fumbling boy and his friends in the humble neighborhood they live in.

Creator: Roberto Gómez Bolaños | Stars: Ramón Valdés, Florinda Meza, Carlos Villagrán, Roberto Gómez Bolaños

Votes: 4,171

16. The Acid House (1998)

Unrated | 111 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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55 Metascore

Three twisted tales of abuse, drugs, displaced personalities and insect life by Scottish writer Irving Welsh.

Writer: Irvine Welsh | Director: Paul McGuigan | Stars: Stephen McCole, Maurice Roëves, Garry Sweeney, Jenny McCrindle

Votes: 5,767

17. What a Way to Go! (1964)

Approved | 111 min | Comedy, Romance

7.0
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A four-time widow discusses her four marriages, in which all of her husbands became incredibly rich and died prematurely because of their drive to be rich.

Writers: Gwen Davis, Betty Comden, Adolph Green | Director: J. Lee Thompson | Stars: Shirley MacLaine, Paul Newman, Robert Mitchum, Dean Martin

Votes: 2,876

18. Koi... Mil Gaya (2003)

171 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

7.1
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A developmentally disabled young man tries to continue the work his father did in communicating with extra-terrestrials from outer space, which leads to something miraculous and wonderful.

Writers: Rakesh Roshan, Honey Irani, Sachin Bhowmick, Robin Bhatt, Javed Siddiqui | Director: Rakesh Roshan | Stars: Rekha, Hrithik Roshan, Preity Zinta, Rakesh Roshan

Votes: 11,450

19. Paa (2009)

133 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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30 Metascore

A father tries to help his son cope with a rare condition that causes the young boy to age beyond his years.

Writer: R. Balki | Director: R. Balki | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Vidya Balan, Paresh Rawal

Votes: 6,630

20. Camille Rewinds (2012)

115 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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Camille was only sixteen and still in high school when she fell in love with Eric, another student. They later married and a child and were happy for a while. But now twenty-five years have... See full summary »

Writers: Maud Ameline, Noémie Lvovsky, Pierre-Olivier Mattei, Florence Seyvos | Director: Noémie Lvovsky | Stars: Noémie Lvovsky, Samir Guesmi, Judith Chemla, India Hair

Votes: 1,915

21. American Gothic (1988)

R | 90 min | Horror

5.7
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On a lonely island in the Pacific Northwest, a group of travelers find themselves targeted by a crazed, homicidal family.

Writers: Burt Wetanson, Michael Vines | Director: John Hough | Stars: Sarah Torgov, Terence Kelly, Mark Erickson, Caroline Barclay

Votes: 2,265

22. Girly (1970)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

6.7
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A wealthy, fatherless British clan kidnaps bums and hippies and forces them to participate in an elaborate role-playing game in which they are the perfect family; those who refuse or attempt escape are ritualistically murdered.

Writers: Brian Comport, Maisie Mosco | Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Michael Bryant, Ursula Howells, Pat Heywood, Howard Trevor

Votes: 712

23. The Member of the Wedding (1952)

TV-G | 93 min | Drama

7.1
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A young tomboy named Frankie is forced to face her own immaturity as a result her older brother's wedding.

Writers: Edna Anhalt, Edward Anhalt, Carson McCullers | Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Ethel Waters, Julie Harris, Brandon De Wilde, Arthur Franz

Votes: 948

24. Freaky Friday (1995 TV Movie)

86 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.0
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Writers: Mary Rodgers, Stu Krieger | Director: Melanie Mayron | Stars: Shelley Long, Gaby Hoffmann, Catlin Adams, Sandra Bernhard

Votes: 946

25. Don't Give Up the Ship (1959)

89 min | Comedy

6.5
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John Paul Steckler was the Junior Officer aboard a destroyer when WWII ended. He gets stuck with the job of sailing the ship to the states to be decommissioned. Now years latter, no one ... See full summary »

Writers: Herbert Baker, Edmund Beloin, Henry Garson, Ellis Kadison | Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Jerry Lewis, Dina Merrill, Diana Spencer, Mickey Shaughnessy

Votes: 453

26. The Poor Little Rich Girl (1917)

65 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.9
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Gwen's family is rich, but her parents ignore her and most of the servants push her around, so she is lonely and unhappy. Her father is concerned only with making money, and her mother ... See full summary »

Writers: Eleanor Gates, Frances Marion | Director: Maurice Tourneur | Stars: Mary Pickford, Madlaine Traverse, Charles Wellesley, Gladys Fairbanks

Votes: 919

27. Cousin Angelica (1974)

107 min | Drama

7.3
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When the single middle-aged Luis travels from Barcelona to bury the remains of his mother in the vault of his family in Segovia, he is lodged by his aunt Pilar in her old house where he ... See full summary »

Writers: Rafael Azcona, Carlos Saura | Director: Carlos Saura | Stars: José Luis López Vázquez, Lina Canalejas, Fernando Delgado, María Clara Fernández de Loaysa

Votes: 505

28. Quartier lointain (2010)

98 min | Drama, Fantasy

7.0
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A grown man wakes up to discover he is a teenager again.

Writers: Jirô Taniguchi, Philippe Blasband, Sam Garbarski, Jérôme Tonnerre | Director: Sam Garbarski | Stars: Pascal Greggory, Jonathan Zaccaï, Alexandra Maria Lara, Léo Legrand

Votes: 1,086

29. The Poof Point (2001 TV Movie)

TV-G | 90 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

4.7
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A bad experiment makes two inventors younger and younger

Writers: Ellen Weiss, Mel Friedman, Stu Krieger | Director: Neal Israel | Stars: Tahj Mowry, Dawnn Lewis, Mark Curry, Raquel Lee

Votes: 417

30. Chespirito (1970–1973)

Comedy, Romance

8.8
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Stars: Roberto Gómez Bolaños, Florinda Meza, Ramón Valdés, María Antonieta de las Nieves

Votes: 258

31. Uunon huikeat poikamiesvuodet maaseudulla (1990)

94 min | Comedy

5.3
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Writer: Spede Pasanen | Director: Pertti Melasniemi | Stars: Vesa-Matti Loiri, Olavi Ahonen, Simo Salminen, Spede Pasanen

Votes: 478

32. 30 Door Key (1991)

90 min | Drama

6.1
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A young writer in 1939 Warsaw faces the conflict of acting his age or relapsing into childhood during the brink of World War II.

Writers: Jerzy Skolimowski, Józef Skolimowski, Michal Skolimowski, Witold Gombrowicz, Michael Sarne | Director: Jerzy Skolimowski | Stars: Iain Glen, Robert Stephens, Crispin Glover, Judith Godrèche

Votes: 202

33. Looking for Palladin (2008)

R | 115 min | Comedy

5.5
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34 Metascore

A young Hollywood player is drawn into a remote place looking for a quick deal and instead finds a sanctuary, a community, and ultimately himself.

Writer: Andrzej Krakowski | Director: Andrzej Krakowski | Stars: Ben Gazzara, David Moscow, Talia Shire, Pedro Armendáriz Jr.

Votes: 124

34. Lemon Grove Kids Meet the Monsters (1965)

78 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

4.5
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The adventures of the Lemon Grove Kids in this Bowery Boys inspired kiddie film.

Writers: Jim Harmon, Ron Haydock, E.M. Kevke, Ray Dennis Steckler | Directors: Peter Balakoff, Ray Dennis Steckler, Ed McWatters | Stars: Ray Dennis Steckler, Mike Kannon, Bart Carsell, Coleman Francis

Votes: 144

35. The Garden of Delights (1970)

95 min | Drama

6.7
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The greedy relatives of an amnesic and paralytic 45 years old millionaire try him to recover his memory by any means.

Writers: Rafael Azcona, Carlos Saura | Director: Carlos Saura | Stars: José Luis López Vázquez, Luchy Soto, Francisco Pierrá, Charo Soriano

Votes: 303

36. Virtual Mom (2000 TV Movie)

Adventure, Family

5.7
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Sometimes it takes something special to bring a mother and daughter together. For thirteen year-old Lucy and her mom, Holly, it took a little magic. One day a strange computer glitch causes... See full summary »

Writers: Brendan Howley, Sheila McCarthy, Alyse Rosenberg | Director: Laurie Lynd | Stars: Lauren Collins, Sumela Kay, Sheila McCarthy, Clark Johnson

Votes: 128

37. The Children (1985)

84 min | Comedy

6.6
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7 year-old boy Ernesto intrigues people around him for several reasons. Despite such a young age, he looks like a man on his 40's and also seems a little more intelligent than any of his ... See full summary »

Writers: Marguerite Duras, Jean Mascolo, Jean-Marc Turine | Director: Marguerite Duras | Stars: Axel Bogousslavsky, Daniel Gélin, Tatiana Moukhine, Martine Chevallier

Votes: 104

38. Free Eats (1932)

20 min | Family, Comedy, Short

7.9
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The kids help capture a family of thieves.

Writer: H.M. Walker | Director: Ray McCarey | Stars: Sherwood Bailey, Matthew 'Stymie' Beard, Dorothy DeBorba, Bobby 'Wheezer' Hutchins

Votes: 122

39. Vice Versa (1948)

111 min | Comedy

6.6
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Businessman Paul Bultitude is sending his son Dick to a boarding school. While holding a magic stone from India, he wishes that he could be young again. His wish is immediately fulfilled ... See full summary »

Writers: F. Anstey, Peter Ustinov | Director: Peter Ustinov | Stars: Roger Livesey, Kay Walsh, Petula Clark, David Hutcheson

Votes: 221

40. Arbor Day (1936)

Approved | 20 min | Comedy, Family, Short

7.1
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Truant officers mistake 2 midgets for members of the gang.

Writer: Jack Jevne | Director: Fred C. Newmeyer | Stars: Darla Hood, George 'Spanky' McFarland, Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer, Billie 'Buckwheat' Thomas

Votes: 94

41. Chespirito (1980–1995)

60 min | Comedy, Romance

8.4
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Creator: Roberto Gómez Bolaños | Stars: Roberto Gómez Bolaños, Florinda Meza, Rubén Aguirre, Edgar Vivar

Votes: 183

42. Shrimps for a Day (1934)

Approved | 20 min | Short, Comedy, Family

7.5
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A magic lamp lets a young couple become kids again and exposes a mean old man who runs his orphanage like a prison.

Director: Gus Meins | Stars: Matthew 'Stymie' Beard, Scotty Beckett, George 'Spanky' McFarland, Billie 'Buckwheat' Thomas

Votes: 98

43. Shelf Life (1993)

Not Rated | 81 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

7.9
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In 1963, a paranoid middle-class couple locks themselves and their small kids in their nuclear fallout shelter. 30 years later, their oblivious son and two daughters still survive there playing absurd games. A play-based dark comedy.

Writers: O-Lan Jones, Andrea Stein, Jim Turner | Director: Paul Bartel | Stars: O-Lan Jones, Andrea Stein, Jim Turner, Paul Bartel

Votes: 34

44. La cape et l'épée (2000– )

Comedy

7.7
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Stars: Maurice Barthélémy, Marina Foïs, Elise Larnicol, Pierre-François Martin-Laval

Votes: 76

45. Chez n' Ham (1993)

94 min | Comedy

5.7
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Cheese and Ham are two men with nothing better to do in their lives. Until they meet a man dying of throat cancer who will pay the two men a large sum of money to kill a woman, whom he ... See full summary »

Writers: Joe Ma, Wai Chung Kwok, James Yuen, Matt Chow, Yok Ming Chow | Director: Blackie Shou Liang Ko | Stars: Joey Wang, Dicky Cheung, Sharla Cheung, Eric Tsang

Votes: 47

46. The Extraordinary Child (1954)

12 min | Comedy, Short

5.4
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A couple marries. Nine months later, a doctor comes to their flat; on the front door is an ornate poster saying, "Blessed Event." In the flat, the baby's father and a male friend play poker... See full summary »

Director: Stan Brakhage | Stars: Walter Newcomb, Larry Jordan, Yvonne Fair, Robert Benson

Votes: 69

47. Miracle Girls: Neva-da Stop Dreaming (2010)

98 min | Comedy

3.1
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Writer: Satsuo Endô | Director: Shinya Nakajima | Stars: Takaaki Ishibashi, Noritake Kinashi, D.J. Ozma, Dante Carver

Votes: 14

48. Quiz Whizz (1958)

16 min | Comedy, Short

6.1
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Joe wins a contest and is promptly fleeced out of his winnings by some con men. When the stooges go to recover his money, the bad guys convince them that they can get rich by posing as ... See full summary »

Writer: Searle Kramer | Director: Jules White | Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Joe Besser, Greta Thyssen

Votes: 102

49. Hormoonit valloillaan (1948)

73 min | Comedy

5.7
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Writers: Armas J. Pulla, Orvo Saarikivi | Director: Orvo Saarikivi | Stars: Hilkka Helinä, Joel Rinne, Reino Valkama, Rauha Rentola

Votes: 28

50. Batman: The Animated Series (1992–1995)
Episode: Baby-Doll (1994)

Unrated | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.3
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A washed-up actress with a bizarre condition that makes her look permanently like a child seeks revenge against her canceled show's cast and crew.

Writers: Paul Dini, Jean MacCurdy, Eric Radomski, Bruce W. Timm, Bob Kane | Director: Dan Riba | Stars: Kevin Conroy, Loren Lester, Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Bob Hastings

Votes: 289