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

PG-13 | 178 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

8.8
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92 Metascore

A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle Earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom, Sean Bean

Votes: 1,321,504 | Gross: $313.84M

2. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

PG-13 | 169 min | Adventure, Fantasy

7.9
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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.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Andy Serkis

Votes: 668,994 | Gross: $303.00M

3. Conan the Barbarian (1982)

R | 129 min | Adventure, Fantasy

6.9
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43 Metascore

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

Director: John Milius | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, Max von Sydow, Sandahl Bergman

Votes: 117,769 | Gross: $37.57M

4. 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.

Director: Marcus Nispel | Stars: Jason Momoa, Ron Perlman, Rose McGowan, Stephen Lang

Votes: 84,916 | Gross: $21.27M

5. Meg (2018)

Action, Horror, Sci-Fi | Post-production

After escaping an attack by what he claims was by a 70-foot shark, Jonas Taylor must confront his fears to save those trapped in a sunken submersible. Could the Megalodon still be alive?

Director: Jon Turteltaub | Stars: Ruby Rose, Jason Statham, Rainn Wilson, Cliff Curtis

6. Samsara (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 102 min | Documentary, Music

8.5
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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.

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

Votes: 25,124 | Gross: $2.60M

7. The Crow

Action, Crime, Fantasy | Pre-production

Eric, a poetic guitarist, is brought back to life by a crow a year after he and his fiancé are murdered.

Director: Corin Hardy | Star: Jason Momoa

8. Hoshi o ou kodomo (2011)

TV-14 | 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.

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

Votes: 8,566

9. The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising (2007)

PG | 99 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

4.8
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38 Metascore

A boy's life is turned upside down when he learns that he is the last of a group of immortal warriors who have dedicated their lives to fighting the forces of the dark.

Director: David L. Cunningham | Stars: Alexander Ludwig, Ian McShane, Christopher Eccleston, Frances Conroy

Votes: 13,543 | Gross: $8.79M

10. Dead Sea (2014)

90 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

4.0
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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.

Director: Brandon Slagle | Stars: Britt Griffith, Alexis Iacono, Jw Wiseman, Devanny Pinn

Votes: 1,532

11. Down to Earth (I) (2015)

90 min | Documentary, Adventure

6.5
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Breaking away from convention, this family went on a five year journey to find a new perspective on life. Their life with tribal communities around the world has led to a thought-provoking cinematic experience of ancient, earthly wisdom.

Directors: Renata Heinen, Rolf Winters

Votes: 177

12. Dota 2 (2013 Video Game)

Fantasy

8.8
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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 »

Director: Erik Johnson | Stars: Dee Bradley Baker, Dennis Bateman, Kevan Brighting, Tom Chantler

Votes: 1,073

13. Stonehenge Apocalypse (2010 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 90 min | Sci-Fi

4.3
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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 »

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

Votes: 2,171

14. The X Species (2017)

90 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, 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.

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

15. The Tale of the Three Brothers (2014)

25 min | Short, Adventure, Fantasy

7.6
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Based on a short story by J.K. Rowling, three wizards must face the consequences of cheating Death.

Director: Brandon Doyen | Stars: Emma Campbell, Gabriel Clarke, Michael P. Gleason, Susan Gossett

Votes: 82

16. Toot Whistle Plunk and Boom (1953)

Approved | 10 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.3
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A crash course on the history of Western musical instruments.

Directors: Ward Kimball, Charles A. Nichols | Stars: The Mellomen, Loulie Jean Norman, Charlie Parlato, Bill Thompson

Votes: 997

17. The Lion of Thebes (1964)

89 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.3
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Hercules being heroic in ancient Greece.

Director: Giorgio Ferroni | Stars: Mark Forest, Yvonne Furneaux, Massimo Serato, Pierre Cressoy

Votes: 137

18. Sonic & Knuckles (1994 Video Game)

E | Action, Adventure, Family

8.4
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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

Votes: 710

19. Proud Heritage (1989)

136 min | Action, Drama, History

7.7
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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.

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

Votes: 589

20. Stefan cel Mare - Vaslui 1475 (1975)

137 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.1
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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.

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

Votes: 464

21. 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.

Director: Barry Crane | Stars: Stewart Granger, Bernard Fox, William Shatner, Anthony Zerbe

Votes: 260

22. Rameses: Wrath of God or Man? (2004 TV Movie)

100 min | Documentary, History

5.4
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This documentary examines what historians know about the Bible's Old Testament account of the Plague of the Firstborn and about Egypt's Pharaoh, Rameses. Egyptologists discuss whether the ... See full summary »

Directors: Mark Aldridge, Tom Pollock | Star: Morgan Freeman

Votes: 33

23. 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

Votes: 27

24. Nefertiti Resurrected (2003 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 120 min | Documentary

6.6
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Dr. Joann Fletchers, an Egyptologist finds three abandoned mummies in a tomb in the Valley Of Kings. She thinks the third mummy is the forgotten legend, once the most powerful woman on ... See full summary »

Director: Matthew Wortman | Stars: Tamara Tunie, Joann Fletcher, Jason Yates

Votes: 110

25. Gilgamesh: First Epic

Adventure, Drama, Fantasy | Announced

In a time of magic in man's 1st epic poem etched 5000 years ago, haunted by the gods and rivaled by the stunning goddess Estera, young, handsome King Gilgamesh adopts a wild man as his best friend, infuriating Estera, who falls violently in love. love.

26. Adventures of Johnny Tao (2007)

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

4.5
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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 »

Director: Kenn Scott | Stars: Ilram Choi, Stirling Everly, Michael Goetz, Michael Gregory

Votes: 425

27. Rascoala (1966)

100 min | Drama

6.6
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A few important events from the Romanian peasant uprising of 1907.

Director: Mircea Muresan | Stars: Ilarion Ciobanu, Nicolae Secareanu, Emil Botta, Ion Besoiu

Votes: 117

28. Samairea (2018)

Action, Adventure, Fantasy | Pre-production

When a child from a parallel world is hidden on Earth for a thousand years, it is up to him to find his way home before a great evil destroys his realm and ours in the process.

29. Thief: Deadly Shadows (2004 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Crime

8.5
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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.

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

Votes: 420

30. Demon Hole

81 min | Comedy, Horror | Post-production

A fracking crew drills on sacred Native American land unleashing an ancient demon. There are only two ways out of the woods, succumb to the demon or die.

Director: Josh Crook | Stars: Samantha Scaffidi, Samhain, Paris Campbell, Laura Barbiea

31. Dangers of the Canadian Mounted (1948)

Approved | 156 min | Action, Adventure

5.5
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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 »

Directors: Fred C. Brannon, Yakima Canutt | Stars: Jim Bannon, Virginia Belmont, Anthony Warde, Dorothy Granger

Votes: 107

32. Tekuani, the Guardian (2014)

111 min | Adventure, Horror, Thriller

7.2
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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 »

Director: Sergio Sánchez Suárez | Stars: Manuel Uriza, Iazua Larios, Iván Arana, Philip Willingham

Votes: 14

33. Neamul Soimarestilor (1965)

137 min | Adventure, Biography, History

7.2
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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.

Director: Mircea Dragan | Stars: George Calboreanu, Stefan Ciubotarasu, Colea Rautu, Dina Cocea

Votes: 143

34. Rimska zgodba (2015)

87 min | Comedy

6.5
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Why when people in leading positions get into conflict, there only "ordinary people" get hurt? Two personal bodyguards of governor of a small Roman province asks themselves just that. In ... See full summary »

Director: Nejc Furlan | Stars: Anton Lavrecic, Jani Groznik, Dejan Slokar, Andrej Ferjancic

Votes: 30

35. Bible Land Passages Volume 1 (2016)

110 min | Documentary

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Volume 1 of the Bible Land Passages series is dedicated to showcasing historical facts and teaching faith lessons from the Bible regions of Jerusalem, Dan, Mount Gilboa, Qumran, and Northern Israel.

Director: John W. Moore | Stars: Rick Brumback, Dewayne Bryant, John Anthony Garza, Gary Massey

36. O Caminho Da Luz (2016)

20 min | Short, Action, Fantasy

6.9
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A monk goes to Lisbon, to track down an ancient evil, that lurks inside an old house to save a family that lives there.

Director: Rui Constantino | Stars: Rui Constantino, Hugo Silvestre, Rui Michael, Eva Ribeiro

Votes: 14

37. Great Adaptations: 50 Movie Mega Pack (2016 Video)

4,479 min | Fantasy, History, War

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A collection of 50 classic movies direct to DVD.

38. 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

39. The Final Frontier: Pyramids in Bosnia (2013)

Documentary

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Director: Eric Hordes | Stars: Larry Bird, Ingo Frischeisen, Desiree Hurtak, J.J. Hurtak

40. The Garden: A Creation Story (2013)

27 min | Short, Drama

6.7
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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 »

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

Votes: 6

41. Al-Ababeed (1996– )

Drama, History

7.0
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Stars: Assad Fudda, Salloum Haddad, Raghda

Votes: 52

42. The Curse of the Sacred Stone (2010)

20 min | Short, Comedy, Horror

7.6
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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.

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

Votes: 11

43. Honor Among Thieves (2017)

19 min | Short, Action, Adventure

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Director: Tj Ruesch | Stars: Bailey Galvin-Scott, Brooke Solomon, Ben Conley, Sam Hinrichs

44. 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.

45. Natural Medicine (2008 TV Movie)

30 min | Documentary

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

46. 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.

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

47. Dreaming Venexia (2007)

16 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Gianpaolo Barberis

48. The Weatherchangers

Adventure | Announced

The Embargo on Human Truths was lifted, but humanity remains chained. The mind became a marketplace, and human attention is the commodity - the trading of which is the sole occupation for a... See full summary »

Director: Cat Erickson

49. 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.

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

50. 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.

Director: Garegin Aslanyan