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1. Twelve Monkeys (1995)

R | 129 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.1
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74 Metascore

In a future world devastated by disease, a convict is sent back in time to gather information about the man-made virus that wiped out most of the human population on the planet.

Writers: Chris Marker, David Webb Peoples, Janet Peoples | Director: Terry Gilliam | Stars: Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt, Joseph Melito

2. Doctor Dolittle (1967)

Approved | 152 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

6.2
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After the animal communicating veterinarian goes too far for his clientèle, he and his friends escape their hometown to sea in search of the Great Pink Sea Snail.

Writers: Hugh Lofting, Leslie Bricusse | Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: Rex Harrison, Samantha Eggar, Anthony Newley, Richard Attenborough

3. Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde (2003)

PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy

4.5
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47 Metascore

Elle Woods heads to Washington D.C. to join the staff of a congresswoman in order to pass a bill to ban animal testing.

Writers: Amanda Brown, Eve Ahlert, Dennis Drake, Kate Kondell | Director: Charles Herman-Wurmfeld | Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Sally Field, Bob Newhart, Regina King

4. Fast Food Nation (2006)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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64 Metascore

An ensemble piece examining the health risks involved in the fast food industry and its environmental and social consequences as well.

Writers: Eric Schlosser, Richard Linklater | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Greg Kinnear, Bruce Willis, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Wilmer Valderrama

5. The Protector (2005)

R | 81 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.1
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52 Metascore

A young fighter named Kham must go to Australia to retrieve his stolen elephant. With the help of a Thai-born Australian detective, Kham must take on all comers, including a gang led by an evil woman and her two deadly bodyguards.

Writers: Napalee, Piyaros Thongdee, Joe Wannapin, Kongdej Jaturanrasamee, Prachya Pinkaew | Director: Prachya Pinkaew | Stars: Tony Jaa, Nathan Jones, Petchtai Wongkamlao, Bongkoj Khongmalai

6. Grizzly Man (2005)

R | 103 min | Documentary, Biography

7.8
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87 Metascore

A devastating and heartrending take on grizzly bear activists Timothy Treadwell and Amie Huguenard, who were killed in October of 2003 while living among grizzlies in Alaska.

Writer: Werner Herzog | Director: Werner Herzog | Stars: Timothy Treadwell, Amie Huguenard, Werner Herzog, Carol Dexter

7. Popular (1999–2001)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Two girls who despise each other, due to being on opposite sides of the "popularity fence", are forced together upon learning that their parents are getting married.

Creator: Gina Matthews | Stars: Leslie Bibb, Carly Pope, Tamara Mello, Christopher Gorham

8. Fly Away Home (1996)

PG | 107 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

6.8
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A father and daughter decide to attempt to lead a flock of orphaned Canada Geese south by air.

Writers: Bill Lishman, Robert Rodat, Vince McKewin | Director: Carroll Ballard | Stars: Jeff Daniels, Anna Paquin, Dana Delany, Terry Kinney

9. Black Sheep (2006)

Not Rated | 87 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

5.8
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62 Metascore

An experiment in genetic engineering turns harmless sheep into blood-thirsty killers that terrorize a sprawling New Zealand farm.

Writer: Jonathan King | Director: Jonathan King | Stars: Oliver Driver, Nathan Meister, Tammy Davis, Peter Feeney

10. Return to Me (2000)

PG | 115 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.9
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54 Metascore

A man who falls in love with the woman who received his wife's heart must decide which woman it is who holds his heart.

Writers: Bonnie Hunt, Don Lake, Andrew Stern, Samantha Goodman | Director: Bonnie Hunt | Stars: David Duchovny, Minnie Driver, Carroll O'Connor, Robert Loggia

11. The Shaggy Dog (2006)

PG | 98 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

4.4
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43 Metascore

A man tries to live a normal life despite the fact that he sometimes turns into a sheepdog.

Writers: Cormac Wibberley, Marianne Wibberley, Geoff Rodkey, Jack Amiel, Michael Begler, Bill Walsh, Lillie Hayward, Don Tait | Director: Brian Robbins | Stars: Tim Allen, Kristin Davis, Craig Kilborn, Zena Grey

12. Black Beauty (1994)

G | 88 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

6.6
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The fates of horses, and the people who own and command them, are revealed as Black Beauty narrates the circle of his life.

Writers: Anna Sewell, Caroline Thompson | Director: Caroline Thompson | Stars: Sean Bean, David Thewlis, Docs Keepin Time, Alan Cumming

13. Babe: Pig in the City (1998)

G | 97 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

5.8
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Babe, fresh from his victory in the sheepherding contest, returns to Farmer Hoggett's farm, but after Farmer Hoggett is injured and unable to work, Babe has to go to the big city to save the farm.

Writers: George Miller, Judy Morris, Mark Lamprell, Dick King-Smith | Director: George Miller | Stars: Magda Szubanski, Elizabeth Daily, Mickey Rooney, James Cromwell

14. Earthlings (2005)

95 min | Documentary, Horror

8.6
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Using hidden cameras and never-before-seen footage, EARTHLINGS chronicles the day-to-day practices of the largest industries in the world, all of which rely entirely on animals for profit.

Writer: Shaun Monson | Director: Shaun Monson | Star: Joaquin Phoenix

15. Tomcats (2001)

R | 95 min | Comedy

5.3
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15 Metascore

Seven years ago, a bunch of friends make a bet that'll give the last remaining bachelor a ton of money. Now, after losing a ton of money at a Vegas Casino, Michael Delaney has to quickly ... See full summary »

Writer: Gregory Poirier | Director: Gregory Poirier | Stars: Shannon Elizabeth, Jerry O'Connell, Jake Busey, Horatio Sanz

16. The Plague Dogs (1982)

PG-13 | 103 min | Adventure, Animation, Drama

7.9
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Two dogs escape from a laboratory and are hunted as possible carriers of the bubonic plague.

Writers: Richard Adams, Martin Rosen | Director: Martin Rosen | Stars: John Hurt, Christopher Benjamin, James Bolam, Nigel Hawthorne

17. I Dreamed of Africa (2000)

PG-13 | 114 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

5.5
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33 Metascore

Kuki, a divorced Italian socialite, changes her life after a serious car crash. She accepts a marriage proposal from Paolo Gallmann, a man she doesn't know well, and she moves to Kenya with... See full summary »

Writers: Kuki Gallmann, Paula Milne, Susan Shilliday | Director: Hugh Hudson | Stars: Kim Basinger, Vincent Perez, Liam Aiken, Garrett Strommen

18. The Electric Horseman (1979)

PG | 121 min | Comedy, Western, Drama

6.2
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Sonny Steele used to be a rodeo star, but his next appearance is to be on a Las Vegas stage, wearing a suit covered in lights, advertising a breakfast cereal. When he finds out they are ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Garland, Paul Gaer, Shelly Burton | Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Robert Redford, Jane Fonda, Valerie Perrine, Willie Nelson

19. Born Free (1966)

PG | 95 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

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Joy Adamson and her husband, Kenya game warden George Adamson, raise Elsa, a lion cub. When Elsa approaches maturity, Joy determines she must re-educate Elsa to living in the wild so that ... See full summary »

Writers: Joy Adamson, Lester Cole | Directors: James Hill, Tom McGowan | Stars: Virginia McKenna, Bill Travers, Geoffrey Keen, Peter Lukoye

20. The Extra Man (2010)

R | 108 min | Comedy

5.9
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56 Metascore

A man who escorts wealthy widows in New York's Upper East Side takes a young aspiring playwright under his wing.

Writers: Robert Pulcini, Jonathan Ames, Shari Springer Berman | Directors: Shari Springer Berman, Robert Pulcini | Stars: Kevin Kline, Paul Dano, Katie Holmes, Marian Seldes

21. Year of the Dog (I) (2007)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Drama

6.1
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70 Metascore

A secretary's life changes in unexpected ways after her dog dies.

Writer: Mike White | Director: Mike White | Stars: Molly Shannon, John C. Reilly, Peter Sarsgaard, Laura Dern

22. Free Jimmy (2006)

86 min | Animation, Comedy

6.1
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Four stoners, five vegans, three mobsters, four hunters and a million reasons to free one junkie elephant.

Writers: Christopher Nielsen, Simon Pegg | Director: Christopher Nielsen | Stars: Woody Harrelson, Simon Pegg, Phil Daniels, Jay Simpson

23. LD 50 Lethal Dose (2003)

R | 97 min | Horror

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Re-formed by a coded message to their web site, a group of animal rights activists set off to free an imprisoned colleague from a terrifying ordeal. Their rescue mission leads them to a ... See full summary »

Writer: Matthew McGuchan | Director: Simon De Selva | Stars: Katharine Towne, Melanie Brown, Tom Hardy, Ross McCall

24. Life Is Ruff (2005 TV Movie)

TV-G | 84 min | Comedy, Family

5.1
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Calvin Wheeler is a scheming 13-year-old boy with everything going for him, except for an original issue of his precious comic book collection. When a prized show-dog chases him down while ... See full summary »

Writer: Eddie Guzelian | Director: Charles Haid | Stars: Kyle Massey, Kay Panabaker, Mitchel Musso, Carter Jenkins

25. Stardom (2000)

R | 100 min | Drama, Comedy

5.7
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36 Metascore

A young girl is plucked from small-town obscurity and thrust into the spotlight of the glamorous world of super-models.

Writers: Denys Arcand, Jacob Potashnik | Director: Denys Arcand | Stars: Jessica Paré, Victoria Snow, Jessica Mackenzie, Macha Grenon

26. The Shooting Party (1985)

Approved | 98 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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While Europe stands on the brink of a World War in Autumn 1913, Sir Randolph Nettleby hosts a weekend of shooting on his estate for European aristocrats.

Writers: Isabel Colegate, Julian Bond | Director: Alan Bridges | Stars: James Mason, Edward Fox, Dorothy Tutin, John Gielgud

27. The Eternal Jew (1940)

62 min | Documentary, History

4.7
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The Jews of Poland (invaded by Germany in 1939) are depicted as filthy, evil, corrupt, and intent on world domination. Street scenes are shown prejudicially, along with clips from Jewish ... See full summary »

Writer: Eberhard Taubert | Director: Fritz Hippler | Stars: Curt Bois, Charles Chaplin, Albert Einstein, Adolf Hitler

28. Harvie Krumpet (2003)

TV-14 | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

8.0
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The odd biography of a man who has Tourette's Syndrome, chronic bad luck, menial jobs, nudist tendencies, and a book of "fakts" hung around his neck.

Writers: Adam Elliot, Luke Elliot | Director: Adam Elliot | Stars: Geoffrey Rush, Kamahl, John Flaus, Julie Forsyth

29. The Ghosts in Our Machine (2013)

93 min | Documentary

7.8
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60 Metascore

A cinematic documentary that illuminates the lives of individual animals living within and rescued from the machine of our modern world.

Writer: Liz Marshall | Director: Liz Marshall | Stars: Jo-Anne McArthur, Jonathan Balcombe, Gieri Bolliger, Theodora Capaldo

30. The Anarchist Cookbook (2002)

R | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.1
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36 Metascore

A dramedy that centers on a self-procalimed anarchist and his like-minded friends.

Writer: Jordan Susman | Director: Jordan Susman | Stars: Devon Gummersall, Dylan Bruno, Gina Philips, Johnny Whitworth

31. Hannah med H (2003)

100 min | Drama

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Hannah is 18 and she has just moved away from home, planning a life on her own. She meets Jens, who pretends to be a teacher and says that he likes her poems. There are other friends as ... See full summary »

Writers: Per Nilsson, Annika Thor | Director: Christina Olofson | Stars: Tove Edfeldt, Joel Kinnaman, Adnan Zorlak, Bibjana Mustafaj

32. Speciesism: The Movie (2013)

94 min | Documentary

8.4
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27 Metascore

A young man begins investigating the underworld of "factory farming" and soon discovers a growing political and intellectual movement that considers animals as important as humans.

Director: Mark Devries | Stars: Steven Best, Richard Dawkins, Gary Francione, Temple Grandin

33. Bold Native (2010)

R | 105 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.4
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Charlie Cranehill, an animal liberator wanted for domestic terrorism, emerges from the underground to coordinate a nationwide action as his estranged CEO father tries to find him before the FBI does.

Writer: Denis Hennelly | Director: Denis Hennelly | Stars: Joaquin Pastor, Randolph Mantooth, Sheila Vand, Matt Shea

34. To Walk with Lions (1999)

PG-13 | 108 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

6.8
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George Adamson fights to save Kenya's wildlife. Together with his young assistant Tony Fitzjohn, Adamson battles to keep the animals on his game reserve "Kora" from dangerous poachers.

Writers: Sharon Buckingham, Keith Ross Leckie, Lorenzo Orzari | Director: Carl Schultz | Stars: Richard Harris, John Michie, Kerry Fox, Ian Bannen

35. Zumbalah (1975)

Unrated | 94 min | Documentary, Horror

5.4
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A notorious mondo film depicting unbelievable and bizarre rituals, animal killing and cruelty, and people being killed and eaten, all by either animals or humans against each other or themselves.

Writers: Antonio Climati, Mario Morra | Directors: Antonio Climati, Mario Morra | Stars: Alberto Moravia, Pit Dernitz

36. Matilda (1978)

G | 105 min | Comedy, Crime, Family

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A small-time talent agent discovers an amazing boxing kangaroo and figures to use it as his stepping-stone into the big time.

Writers: Timothy Galfas, Paul Gallico, Albert S. Ruddy | Director: Daniel Mann | Stars: Elliott Gould, Clive Revill, Harry Guardino, Roy Clark

37. One Nation Under Dog (2012)

69 min | Documentary, News

7.4
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The passionate and complex relationship that Americans have with their dogs. From a Florida couple who spend hundreds of thousands to clone a beloved dog, to rescuers who find homes for ... See full summary »

Directors: Jenny Carchman, Ellen Goosenberg Kent, Amanda Micheli

38. Born Free: A New Adventure (1996 TV Movie)

92 min | Drama, Adventure, Family

5.5
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Another thrilling adventure for Elsa the lioness as she works her magic on two teenagers struggling with changes in their life

Writers: Joy Adamson, John McGreevey | Director: Tommy Lee Wallace | Stars: Jonathan Brandis, Ariana Richards, Chris Noth, Lea Moreno

39. Living Free (1972)

G | 90 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

6.0
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When Elsa's three mischievious cubs begin wreaking havok on the nearby villages, Joy and her husband are forced to move them hundreds of miles to a game preserve.

Writers: Joy Adamson, Millard Kaufman | Director: Jack Couffer | Stars: Nigel Davenport, Susan Hampshire, Geoffrey Keen, Peter Lukoye

40. The Fruit Machine (1988)

R | 103 min | Drama

6.6
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Two gay teenagers go on the run after witnessing a murder.

Writer: Frank Clarke | Director: Philip Saville | Stars: Emile Charles, Tony Forsyth, Robert Stephens, Clare Higgins

41. Christian the Lion (1971)

G | 89 min | Adventure, Documentary

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Writers: James Hill, Bill Travers | Director: Bill Travers | Stars: Bill Travers, Virginia McKenna, George Adamson, Terence Adamson

42. Zenobia (1939)

Approved | 73 min | Comedy

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A modest country doctor in the antebellum South has to contend with his daughter's upcoming marriage and an affectionate medicine show elephant.

Writers: Corey Ford, Walter DeLeon, Arnold Belgard | Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: Oliver Hardy, Harry Langdon, Billie Burke, Alice Brady

43. Born Free (1974– )

60 min | Adventure, Family

7.0
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The adventures of two married game wardens in Kenya.

Stars: Gary Collins, Diana Muldaur, John De Villiers, Dawn Lyn

44. Eco-Pirate: The Story of Paul Watson (2011)

110 min | Documentary

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"Eco-Pirate" tells the story of a man on a mission to save the planet and its oceans. The film follows professional radical ecologist, Captain Paul Watson as he repeatedly flouts the law, ... See full summary »

Director: Trish Dolman | Stars: Paul Watson, Patrick Moore, Rex Weyler, Alex Cornelissen

45. Peaceable Kingdom: The Journey Home (2009)

78 min | Documentary

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Peaceable Kingdom: The Journey Home explores the powerful struggle of conscience experienced by several people from traditional farming backgrounds who come to question the basic ... See full summary »

Director: Jenny Stein | Stars: Harold Brown, Cheri Ezell-Vandersluis, Howard Lyman, Cayce Mell

46. A.L.F. (2012)

96 min | Drama

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What happened, that 24th of December? This is what officer Chartier wants to find out. To understand, he will have to go back 48 hours earlier to Franck's Christmas eve. Franck is an ... See full summary »

Writers: Jordi Avalos, Jérôme Lescure, Goran Paskaljevic | Director: Jérôme Lescure | Stars: Alexandre Laigner, Alice Pehlivanyan, Jean-Pierre Loustau, Stéphane Rouabah

47. I Married an Angel (1942)

Passed | 84 min | Fantasy, Musical, Romance

6.2
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Anna Zador is a secretary who's been working for 6 years at Count Willie Palaffi's bank. Every day, she rides to work on her bike and places flowers on Willie's desk, but Willie (the ... See full summary »

Writers: Johann von Vásáry, Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart, Anita Loos | Directors: W.S. Van Dyke, Roy Del Ruth | Stars: Jeanette MacDonald, Nelson Eddy, Edward Everett Horton, Binnie Barnes

48. Confessions of an Eco-Terrorist (2010)

Documentary

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Seen through the eyes of activist Peter Jay Brown, Confessions grants the viewer an intimate look at shipboard life amongst these self proclaimed animal saviors and sea rebels who shaped ... See full summary »

Writer: Tim Huntley | Director: Peter Brown | Stars: Peter Brown, Robert Hunter, Paul Watson

49. Live and Let Live (2013)

80 min | Documentary

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Live and Let Live is a feature documentary examining our relationship with animals, the history of veganism and the ethical, environmental and health reasons that move people to go vegan. ... See full summary »

Writer: Marc Pierschel | Director: Marc Pierschel | Stars: Aaron Adams, Jonathan Balcombe, T. Colin Campbell, Gary Francione

50. Poika ja ilves (1998)

102 min | Adventure, Family, Drama

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Twelve-year-old Tommy reluctantly moves with his father from the big city to a small Lapp village - the childhood home of his mother, who has recently died. The village is close to the ... See full summary »

Writers: Ville Suhonen, Martin Daniel, Matti Haapanen | Director: Raimo O. Niemi | Stars: Konsta Hietanen, Risto Tuorila, Jarmo Mäkinen, Antti Virmavirta