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1. Crash (I) (2004)

R | 112 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.8
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69 Metascore

Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption.

Director: Paul Haggis | Stars: Don Cheadle, Sandra Bullock, Thandie Newton, Karina Arroyave

Votes: 368,557 | Gross: $54.56M

2. True Lies (1994)

R | 141 min | Action, Comedy, Thriller

7.2
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63 Metascore

A fearless, globe-trotting, terrorist-battling secret agent has his life turned upside down when he discovers his wife might be having an affair with a used car salesman.

Director: James Cameron | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jamie Lee Curtis, Tom Arnold, Bill Paxton

Votes: 195,261 | Gross: $146.28M

3. I Dream of Jeannie (1965–1970)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.5
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A United States astronaut finds his life vastly complicated when he stumbles on to a bottle containing a female genie.

Stars: Barbara Eden, Larry Hagman, Bill Daily, Hayden Rorke

Votes: 9,008

4. Towelhead (2007)

R | 124 min | Drama

7.0
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57 Metascore

A young Arab-American girl struggles with her sexual obsession, a bigoted Army reservist and her strict father during the Gulf War.

Director: Alan Ball | Stars: Summer Bishil, Aaron Eckhart, Peter Macdissi, Chris Messina

Votes: 10,398 | Gross: $0.37M

5. The Siege (1998)

R | 116 min | Action, Thriller

6.3
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53 Metascore

The secret US abduction of a suspected terrorist leads to a wave of terrorist attacks in New York that lead to the declaration of martial law.

Director: Edward Zwick | Stars: Denzel Washington, Bruce Willis, Annette Bening, Tony Shalhoub

Votes: 59,206 | Gross: $40.93M

6. Postal (2007)

R | 100 min | Action, Comedy, Thriller

4.5
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22 Metascore

In the ironically named city of Paradise, a recently laid-off loser teams up with his cult-leading uncle to steal a peculiar bounty of riches from their local amusement park; somehow, the recently arrived Taliban have a similar focus, but a far more sinister intent.

Director: Uwe Boll | Stars: Dave Foley, Verne Troyer, Zack Ward, Chris Coppola

Votes: 20,413

7. American Dreamz (2006)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Music

5.5
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45 Metascore

The new season of "American Dreamz," the wildly popular television singing contest, has captured the country's attention, as the competition looks to be between a young Midwestern gal (Moore) and a showtunes-loving young man from Orange County (Golzari). Recently awakened President Staton (Quaid) even wants in on the craze, as he signs up for the potential explosive season finale.

Director: Paul Weitz | Stars: Hugh Grant, Dennis Quaid, Mandy Moore, Willem Dafoe

Votes: 22,840 | Gross: $7.16M

8. The War at Home (2005–2007)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Romance

7.5
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Parents struggle to raise their teens.

Stars: Michael Rapaport, Anita Barone, Kaylee DeFer, Kyle Sullivan

Votes: 7,793

9. Amreeka (2009)

PG-13 | 96 min | Drama

7.1
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73 Metascore

A drama centered on the trials and tribulations of a proud Palestinian Christian immigrant single mother and her teenage son in small town Indiana.

Director: Cherien Dabis | Stars: Nisreen Faour, Melkar Muallem, Hiam Abbass, Alia Shawkat

Votes: 3,119 | Gross: $0.62M

10. Sorry, Haters (2005)

83 min | Drama, Thriller

6.3
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43 Metascore

Against the anxieties and fears of post-9/11 America, an Arab cab driver picks up a troubled professional woman with unexpected results.

Director: Jeff Stanzler | Stars: Robin Wright, Abdellatif Kechiche, Élodie Bouchez, Aasif Mandvi

Votes: 1,306 | Gross: $0.01M

11. Under Siege (1986 TV Movie)

136 min | Thriller

7.2
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The screenplay written many years before 911 was controversial for it's time. Many groups claimed it to be discriminating. It's relevancy for today's world events presents an uncanny coincidence.

Director: Roger Young | Stars: Peter Strauss, Mason Adams, Lew Ayres, George Grizzard

Votes: 189

12. All-American Muslim (2011– )

60 min | Reality-TV

4.3
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Stars: Suehaila Amen, Nader Aoude, Nawal Aoude, Nina Bazzy

Votes: 221

13. Terrorists (2004)

72 min | Comedy

7.2
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"Terrorists" is a comedy about life in post-9/11 America: Curtis Gorfurter, small-town police chief, unhappy with his lowly status and eager to prove himself in the War Against Terror, ... See full summary »

Director: Jay Martel | Stars: Ian Roberts, Jason Mantzoukas, Jessica St. Clair, Bobby Tisdale

Votes: 97

14. Reel Bad Arabs: How Hollywood Vilifies a People (2006 Video)

50 min | Documentary, History, War

7.7
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This groundbreaking documentary dissects a slanderous aspect of cinematic history that has run virtually unchallenged form the earliest days of silent film to today's biggest Hollywood ... See full summary »

Directors: Jeremy Earp, Sut Jhally | Star: Jack Shaheen

Votes: 460

15. Aristide and the Endless Revolution (2005)

84 min | Documentary

8.2
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60 Metascore

Detailed account of the United States' removal of Haiti's democratically elected president, Aristide. Features Aristide, Sen. Maxine Waters, Noam Chomsky, Rep. Charles Rangel, more.

Director: Nicolas Rossier | Stars: Jean-Bertrand Aristide, George Bush, George W. Bush, Timothy Carney

Votes: 76 | Gross: $0.01M

16. Just Your Average Arab (2006)

19 min | Short, Comedy

8.1
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Director: Raouf Zaki | Stars: Ahmed Ahmed, Shahir Dos, Rima Mulla, Peter Khoury

Votes: 7

17. I Say Dust (2015)

15 min | Short, Drama, Romance

7.6
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Two Arab-American women in New York City fall in love, argue home and identity, engage in a chess battle, and express themselves through the power of the spoken word. 'I Say Dust' explores poetry in cinema.

Director: Darine Hotait | Stars: Mounia Akl, Hala Alyan

Votes: 5

18. Both/And (2011)

13 min | Short, Drama

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Explores 'contested' binaries of American and Arab, Arab American and gay, for profit and not for profit, and assorted other 'conflicts of interest'.

Director: J. Paul Preseault | Stars: David Chrzanowski, Joel Gross, Melissa Kong, Khurram Mozaffar

19. Brothers and Others (2003)

54 min | Documentary

6.0
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The atrocities witnessed by the world on September 11th were hateful acts committed by terrorists who chose to view their victims not as people but as symbols of a perceived evil they could... See full summary »

Director: Nicolas Rossier | Stars: Noam Chomsky, Ghazzy Khankan, Lamar Smith, Tom Tancredo

Votes: 5

20. In My Own Skin: The Complexity of Living as an Arab in America (2001 Video)

16 min | Short

6.9
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"In My Own Skin" is a meditation on the complexities of the Arab American experience through candid interviews with five young Arab women living in New York in October 2001.

Directors: Nikki Byrd, Jennifer Jajeh | Star: Maha Chehlaoui

Votes: 7

21. Halal Vivero (2006)

10 min | Documentary, Short

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A visual tour of a halal-style, immigrant-run slaughterhouse in New York City, and examination of the changing demographics of the United States.

Director: Sara Colangelo

22. Two in the Bush (2009)

11 min | Short, Drama

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Somewhere beyond the awkward setup but not quite an arranged marriage. Somewhere beyond a friendship but not quite at love's door. Caught in the space between two cultures, a young man navigates the gray world of love, Arab American style.

Director: Ali Imran Zaidi | Stars: Ben Affan, Valerie Hinkle, Leslie Maine, Riffat Murtaza

23. A Father Taken (2007)

25 min | Short, Drama

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Nuri, eight, is an Arab-American boy who refuses to accept that his father was arrested by the FBI, but rather believes that he was abducted by aliens. After failing to convince his older ... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Ingalls | Stars: Tarek Al-Jundi, Hadi Alsheikh, Yousif Alshekh, Anoush Arakelian

24. Cultural Intifada (Resistance) in the USA (2009 Video)

73 min | Documentary, Biography, History

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An energetic, informative and powerful film on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the film presents the amazing art and activism of three Palestinian American and two Jewish American artists whose work focus on Palestine.

Stars: Saria Idana, Remi Kanazi, Ragtop, David Rovics

25. Habibi (2009)

7 min | Short, Drama, War

7.4
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Hours before his deployment to Iraq, Said, an Arab-American soldier in the US Army must say goodbye to his family and confront his estranged father.

Director: Sami Khan | Stars: Daoud Heidami, Maura Anderson, Christopher T. VanDijk, Fred Toma

Votes: 7

26. Columbo (1971–2003)
Episode: Agenda for Murder (1990)

98 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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This time Columbo is put on a murder that was made to look like a suicide. However, he notices some loose ends, and asks a lawyer and a governor to clear these problems up.

Director: Patrick McGoohan | Stars: Peter Falk, Patrick McGoohan, Denis Arndt, Louis Zorich

Votes: 858

27. United States of Tara (2009–2011)
Episode: Dept. of F'd Up Family Services (2010)

TV-MA | 26 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.3
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An imminent visit from a social worker sends Max into a tailspin. Tara horns in on Kate's friendship with Lynda. Courtney pushes Marshall to the brink. Neil discovers Charmaine's big secret.

Director: Tricia Brock | Stars: Toni Collette, John Corbett, Rosemarie DeWitt, Keir Gilchrist

Votes: 113

28. United States of Tara (2009–2011)
Episode: Doin' Time (2010)

TV-MA | 25 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.6
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Tara's latest alter is Shoshana who describes herself as Tara's therapist. Tara concludes that her new alter is actually helping her remember things from her past but Max has a hard time ... See full summary »

Director: Craig Gillespie | Stars: Toni Collette, John Corbett, Rosemarie DeWitt, Keir Gilchrist

Votes: 106

29. United States of Tara (2009–2011)
Episode: Explosive Diorama (2010)

TV-MA | 28 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.6
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Kate is less than thrilled with her mother's new friendship with Lynda. Kate accuses her mother of taking away all that's important to her. Kate is also starting to connect on the Internet ... See full summary »

Director: Penny Marshall | Stars: Toni Collette, John Corbett, Rosemarie DeWitt, Keir Gilchrist

Votes: 102

30. United States of Tara (2009–2011)
Episode: The Family Portrait (2010)

TV-MA | 27 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.8
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Tara and Max's relationship is at a low ebb. After their fight at the art show, Max spent the night with waitress Pammy. It was supposed to be a one night stand with no strings attached but... See full summary »

Director: Jamie Babbit | Stars: Toni Collette, John Corbett, Rosemarie DeWitt, Keir Gilchrist

Votes: 101

31. United States of Tara (2009–2011)
Episode: The Truth Hurts (2010)

TV-MA | 27 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.6
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Tara hasn't told anyone about her alter, Buck, having emerged again. She decides to try and do something about it and visits Pammy, the woman who is now madly in love with Buck, to break it... See full summary »

Director: Adam Davidson | Stars: Toni Collette, John Corbett, Rosemarie DeWitt, Keir Gilchrist

Votes: 115

32. United States of Tara (2009–2011)
Episode: Torando! (2010)

TV-MA | 23 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.2
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Tara's new alter, Shoshana, has a session with Max who is trying to make sense of it all. Marshall is having trouble ending his relationship with Courtney who is perfectly comfortable with ... See full summary »

Director: Craig Gillespie | Stars: Toni Collette, John Corbett, Rosemarie DeWitt, Keir Gilchrist

Votes: 113

33. United States of Tara (2009–2011)
Episode: Trouble Junction (2010)

TV-MA | 27 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.9
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Tara soon comes to the realization that one of her alters, Buck, emerged and that she spent the night with an attractive waitress from the local pub. She desperately wants to keep that ... See full summary »

Director: Craig Zisk | Stars: Toni Collette, John Corbett, Rosemarie DeWitt, Keir Gilchrist

Votes: 119

34. Family Guy (1999– )
Episode: Turban Cowboy (2013)

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Comedy

6.4
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Peter becomes a Muslim but later discovers that he is also part of a terrorist plot to blow up a bridge in Quahog.

Directors: Joe Vaux, Dominic Bianchi, James Purdum | Stars: Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green, Mila Kunis

Votes: 587

35. United States of Tara (2009–2011)
Episode: Yes (2010)

TV-MA | 25 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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Having been well and dissociation-free for the last several months, Tara sets out to rebuilt her life with Max's help by making new friends. But things take a turn when a neighbor of the ... See full summary »

Director: Craig Zisk | Stars: Toni Collette, John Corbett, Rosemarie DeWitt, Keir Gilchrist

Votes: 128

36. United States of Tara (2009–2011)
Episode: You Becoming You (2010)

TV-MA | 26 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.8
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Max is not happy with the revelation that she didn't tell him about her alter Buck re-emerging. She agrees to find a new analyst but the person she settles on lives in New York and their ... See full summary »

Director: Adam Davidson | Stars: Toni Collette, John Corbett, Rosemarie DeWitt, Keir Gilchrist

Votes: 113