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1. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

PG-13 | 169 min | Adventure, Fantasy

8.0
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58 Metascore

A reluctant hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, sets out to the Lonely Mountain with a spirited group of dwarves to reclaim their mountain home - and the gold within it - from the dragon Smaug.

Writers: Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson, Guillermo del Toro, J.R.R. Tolkien | Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Andy Serkis

2. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

PG-13 | 178 min | Adventure, Fantasy

8.8
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92 Metascore

A meek hobbit of the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring and the dark lord Sauron.

Writers: J.R.R. Tolkien, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson | Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom, Sean Bean

3. Conan the Barbarian (2011)

R | 113 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

5.2
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36 Metascore

A vengeful barbarian warrior sets off to get his revenge on the evil warlord who attacked his village and murdered his father when he was a boy.

Writers: Thomas Dean Donnelly, Joshua Oppenheimer, Sean Hood, Robert E. Howard | Director: Marcus Nispel | Stars: Jason Momoa, Ron Perlman, Rose McGowan, Stephen Lang

4. Conan the Barbarian (1982)

R | 129 min | Adventure, Fantasy

6.9
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43 Metascore

A vengeful barbarian warrior sets off to avenge his tribe and his parents whom were slain by an evil sorcerer and his warriors when he was a boy.

Writers: Robert E. Howard, John Milius, Oliver Stone | Director: John Milius | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, Max von Sydow, Sandahl Bergman

5. The Crow (2015)

Action, Crime, Fantasy | Pre-production

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Writers: Nick Cave, Cliff Dorfman, James O'Barr, Alex Tse, Jesse Wigutow | Director: Corin Hardy | Star: Luke Evans

6. Samsara (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 102 min | Documentary, Music

8.4
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65 Metascore

Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders.

Writers: Ron Fricke, Mark Magidson | Director: Ron Fricke | Stars: Balinese Tari Legong Dancers, Ni Made Megahadi Pratiwi, Puti Sri Candra Dewi, Putu Dinda Pratika

7. Krampus (2015)

Comedy, Fantasy, Horror | Pre-production

A demon seeks out naughty people to punish them at Christmas time.

Writers: Todd Casey, Michael Dougherty, Zach Shields | Director: Michael Dougherty | Stars: Allison Tolman, Emjay Anthony

8. Dead Sea (2014)

90 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

4.4
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A Marine Biologist is assigned to investigate the mysterious deaths of marine life in an inland salt water lake that have been attributed to a creature thought to have been the stuff of legend.

Writer: Brandon Slagle | Director: Brandon Slagle | Stars: James Duval, Candace Kita, Devanny Pinn, Chanel Ryan

9. Are All Men Pedophiles? (2013)

70 min | Documentary

6.7
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What is the difference between us and pedophiles?

Writer: Jan-Willem Breure | Director: Jan-Willem Breure | Stars: Jan-Willem Breure, Dick Swaab, Corine de Ruiter, Savannah van Zweeden

10. Journey to Agartha (2011)

116 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

7.3
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A coming of age story involving young love and a mysterious music, coming from a crystal radio left as a memento by an absent father, that leads a young heroine deep into a hidden world.

Writer: Makoto Shinkai | Director: Makoto Shinkai | Stars: Hilary Haag, Corey Hartzog, Leraldo Anzaldua, David Matranga

11. Stonehenge Apocalypse (2010 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 90 min | Sci-Fi

4.4
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When a group of archaeologists dig up a human skeleton near the historical monument of STONEHENGE, an ancient piece of machinery hidden beneath the bedrock is discovered. Not knowing what ... See full summary »

Writers: Paul Ziller, Brad Abraham | Director: Paul Ziller | Stars: Misha Collins, Torri Higginson, Peter Wingfield, David Lewis

12. Adventures of Johnny Tao (2007)

PG-13 | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Music

4.4
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Johnny Dow struggles to make a living at his small town gas station by charging motorists to see the electric guitar used by his late father a one-hit, rock and roll wonder. Legend has it ... See full summary »

Writer: Kenn Scott | Director: Kenn Scott | Stars: Ilram Choi, Stirling Everly, Michael Gregory, James Hong

13. Totality (1999)

Documentary, Music

8.9
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A unique look at total eclipses, capturing the experience within the scenery of a wide range of settings around the planet, from ancient ruins to city skylines. Totality is constantly ... See full summary »

Director: Billy Mallery

14. Dota 2 (2013 Video Game)

Fantasy

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When the world was still cooling, a crystalline satellite entered the planet's orbit and became a permanent feature. Existing through the early stages of civilization, this object was ... See full summary »

Writers: Chet Faliszek, Kristopher Katz, Ted Kosmatka, Marc Laidlaw | Director: Erik Johnson | Stars: Dee Bradley Baker, Dennis Bateman, Kevan Brighting, Tom Chantler

15. The X Species (2014)

Mystery, Thriller | Completed

An archaeological expedition uncovers a prehistoric hominid burial site. When their team is unexpectedly attacked they are forced to take refuge in the catacombs of an unmapped cave. One by one they fall to an ancient predator.

Writer: Neko Sparks | Director: Neko Sparks | Stars: Lieschen Pogue, Alan Pietruszewski, Clancy McLain, Sam Myerson

16. Proud Heritage (1989)

136 min | Action, Drama, History

7.5
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After 1394 King Mircea the Elder, ruler of Wallachia, ponders the eventual consequences of a military alliance with the Poles versus one with the Turks.

Writer: Titus Popovici | Director: Sergiu Nicolaescu | Stars: Sergiu Nicolaescu, Serban Ionescu, Adrian Pintea, Vlad Nemes

17. The Hound of the Baskervilles (1972 TV Movie)

74 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

6.3
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Sherlock Holmes and his assistant, Dr. Watson, try to solve the murder of the heir to the Baskerville fortune.

Writers: Arthur Conan Doyle, Robert E. Thompson | Director: Barry Crane | Stars: Stewart Granger, Bernard Fox, William Shatner, Anthony Zerbe

18. The Lion of Thebes (1964)

89 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.1
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The story of Helen's flight from the vengeance of the Greeks following the Trojan War, in the company of her loyal protector Arion. She falls into the hands of the pharaoh Ramses, who sits on the throne of Thebes.

Writers: Andrey De Coligny, Remigio Del Grosso, Giorgio Ferroni, Jean Velter | Director: Giorgio Ferroni | Stars: Mark Forest, Yvonne Furneaux, Massimo Serato, Pierre Cressoy

19. Stefan cel Mare - Vaslui 1475 (1975)

137 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.0
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In 1475 when Stephen the Great ruler of Moldavia is facing an invading Ottoman army of 120 000 men the fate of Christian Europe largely depends on the battle's outcome.

Writers: Mircea Dragan, Constantin Mitru | Director: Mircea Dragan | Stars: Gheorghe Cozorici, Gheorghe Dinica, Violeta Andrei, Toma Dimitriu

20. Gilgamesh (2015)

Adventure, Drama, Fantasy | Announced

In man's first epic etched 5000 years ago, haunted by the gods and tormented by his passion for the stunning goddess Estera, young King Gilgamesh adopts a wild man as his best friend, infuriating Estera, who falls madly in love with him.

Writer: J.J. Alani

21. The Garden: A Creation Story (2013)

27 min | Short, Drama

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In The Beginning... The Great Spirits blessed the Am-Waset tribe, and gave them a paradise named The Garden where they lived in harmony with nature and all things. But when the rain stopped... See full summary »

Writer: Mike Montgomery | Director: Mike Montgomery | Stars: Keston John, Cleveland Berto, Jamie Ann Burke, Daryl Anthony Harper

22. Thief: Deadly Shadows (2004 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Crime

8.6
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Mystical order of the Keepers hires master-thief Garrett to find, steal and destroy artifacts that their prophecy describes as keys to releasing an ancient evil. Garrett is about to face his greatest, scariest and deadliest challenge yet.

Writer: Terri Brosius | Director: Warren Spector | Stars: Stephen Russell, Alexander Brandon, Ken Carberry, Marc Carver

23. Sonic & Knuckles (1994 Video Game)

E | Action, Adventure, Family

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Sonic the Hedgehog and Knuckles the Echidna, once enemies, now allies. Teamed together to stop that evil scientist, Dr. Ivo Robotnik, from taking control of the world with his crazed hover crafts and mad robots.

Director: Hirokazu Yasuhara

24. Neamul Soimarestilor (1965)

137 min | Adventure, Biography, History

7.3
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Vying for Principality of Moldavia's throne the descendants of Prince Stephen the Great start a bloody civil war in 1612.

Writers: Mihail Sadoveanu, Alexandru Struteanu, Constantin Mitru | Director: Mircea Dragan | Stars: George Calboreanu, Stefan Ciubotarasu, Colea Rautu, Dina Cocea

25. Rascoala (1965)

Drama

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A few important events from the Romanian peasant uprising of 1907.

Writers: Liviu Rebreanu, Petre Salcudeanu | Director: Mircea Muresan | Stars: Matei Alexandru, Ion Besoiu, Adriana Bogdan, Emil Botta

26. Age of Empires II: The Conquerors (2000 Video Game)

Action, History, War

8.9
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After The Age of Kings, the player yet again gets to take on the role of several different cultures in the age of the greatness.

Writer: Leigh Kellogg | Star: Spencer Prokop

27. The Curse of the Sacred Stone (2010)

20 min | Short, Comedy, Horror

8.2
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Some stones are best left unturned. One man's naivety toward the Hawaiian spirit world threatens his vacation and the souls of his counterparts.

Writer: Derek Frey | Director: Derek Frey | Stars: Gardner DeAguiar, Ed Mount, RaVani Flood, Leah Gallo

28. L'intrepido Wilson (2014 TV Mini-Series)

Action, Adventure, Comedy | Announced

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Stars: Davide Daluiso, Rita Rusciano, Roberto Siepi, Matteo Tosi

29. Fratii Jderi (1973)

105 min | Adventure, Drama

7.3
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A historical tale from the 15th century about a young man that falls in love with the same woman that the son of the ruler of Moldavia loves.

Writers: Constantin Mitru, Mihail Sadoveanu, Profira Sadoveanu | Director: Mircea Dragan | Stars: Gheorghe Cozorici, Sebastian Papaiani, George Calboreanu, Toma Dimitriu

30. Dangers of the Canadian Mounted (1948)

Approved | 156 min | Action, Adventure

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Crooks discover a Genghis Khan treasure ship on the Canada-Alaska border but the treasure is hidden somewhere on land. In their efforts to find the hidden treasure they resort to murder and... See full summary »

Writers: Franklin Adreon, Basil Dickey, Sol Shor, Robert G. Walker | Directors: Fred C. Brannon, Yakima Canutt | Stars: Jim Bannon, Virginia Belmont, Anthony Warde, Dorothy Granger

31. Nancy Drew: Tomb of the Lost Queen (2012 Video Game)

E | Adventure, Mystery

7.8
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Teen detective Nancy Drew joins a team of archaeologists and explores the mysteries of an ancient Egyptian tomb.

Writers: Nik Blahunka, Cathy Roiter | Director: Tim Burke | Stars: Lani Minella, Dave Rivas, Marianna de Fazio, Gabriel Wolf

32. Admission (2014)

14 min | Short, Drama

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A solitary man finds himself spying on a couple outside of his window. Sooner or later he will discover a disturbing truth behind the love.

Writer: Gianluca Balla | Director: Gianluca Balla | Stars: Hedda Estensen, Dan Smyth, Peter Williamson

33. Tekuani, the Guardian (2014)

111 min | Adventure, Horror, Thriller

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George, Carlos and Adolfo, three unselfish rescuers, receive a call to find some tourists that are missing in a cave. After hours of searching in the depths they find a vault full of dead ... See full summary »

Writers: Andronico Gonzalez, Eli Garcia Ruiz, Sergio Sánchez Suárez | Director: Sergio Sánchez Suárez | Stars: Philip Willingham, Iazua Larios, Iván Arana, Manuel Uriza

35. Beograd veciti grad (2011– )

Documentary

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Detailed and comprehensive history of Belgrade, capital of Serbia.

Star: Goran Stojic

36. Karate Hyung of Chayon-Ryu: Vol. 3 (2012 Video)

25 min | Short, Sport

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Grandmaster Kim Soo, founder of Chayon-Ryu and 8th Degree Black Belt Master Sean Kim demonstrate the ancient arts of the Okinawan Karate Kata. Over one hundred years old, these forms ... See full summary »

Creator: Pyung-Soo Kim | Director: Melissa L. Nichols | Stars: Scott Geiter, Pyung-Soo Kim, Sean Kim

37. Written in Stone (2010)

54 min | Documentary

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Ancient stone structures have been discovered in America. Theories of early cultures carrying advanced engineering skills across the ocean have created a rift among academics. Although it ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Gaucher

38. Keeping the Spirit (2006)

30 min | Documentary, Short, Drama

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Students, teachers, archaeologists, and the Ho-Chunk Nation band together to save a 1000-year-old sacred Burial Mound that is at risk of being destroyed after it was discovered in the heart of a small Wisconsin town.

Writers: Margie Hylkema, Andrew Napier | Director: Andrew Napier | Stars: Margie Hylkema, Willard Lonetree, Chloris Lowe, Aaron Napier

39. Agoge

Action, Adventure, Drama | Announced

Before they become the elite warriors that form 300, the children of Sparta must first undergo the Agoge. This is where there are forged, like blades, into men.

Writer: Regillio Hooplot

40. Natural Medicine (2008 TV Movie)

30 min | Documentary

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Creator: Ken Schaffer | Directors: Ken Schaffer, Landon Schaffer | Stars: Dorothy Fayant, Ken Schaffer, Tony Tacan, Julie Zepp

41. Lunar (2011)

11 min | Short, Drama, Horror

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An agoraphobic man drives his wife and child away from their family home because of his extensive and obsessive research into the esoteric world of ancient cults.

Writer: Peter Stylianou | Director: Peter Stylianou | Stars: Benjamin Stapleton, Monika Majka, Bongani Mbatha, Malakai Wyatt-Stapleton

42. Tangaran bats yerknqi tak (1963)

20 min | Documentary, Short

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Documentary on the historical monuments in Armenia and new findings of Armenian archeologists.

Writers: T. Khachatryan, G. Mnatsakanyan | Director: Garegin Aslanyan

43. Gothos (1997 Video Game)

M | Adventure, Horror, Mystery

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A male or a female vampire is sent by their coven to Gothos, a present day metropolis, to investigate rumors that mystical Scrolls of the First Blood have been found. Deceiver, an ancient evil vampire, is also looking for them.

Director: Sébastien Clément

44. India's Millions (1938)

Approved | 10 min | Documentary, Short

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A colorful argosy into some of India's southern cities and adjacent locales showing the marked contrast between the ancient and modern. Many shots of market-places, temples, and the natives... See full summary »

Writer: Ira Genet | Director: Ira Genet | Star: Basil Ruysdael

45. Destination Truth (2007– )
Episode: Ghosts of Masada/The Leprechaun (2010)

TV-14 | Reality-TV

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New and old team members return to Destination Truth, as Josh searches for ghosts at Masada, the historical site of a mass suicide. Then, the team hunts down Leprechauns in Doolin, Ireland.

Creators: Michael Mandt, Neil Mandt | Stars: Josh Gates, Bobby Pura, Erin Ryder, Vanessa Joy Smith