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1. The Big Bang Theory (2007– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy | Active

8.6
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A woman who moves into an apartment across the hall from two brilliant but socially awkward physicists shows them how little they know about life outside of the laboratory.

Stars: Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, Simon Helberg

2. It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005– )

TV-MA | 22 min | Comedy | Active

8.9
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Four young friends with big egos and slightly arrogant attitudes are the proprietors of an Irish bar in Philadelphia.

Creator: Rob McElhenney | Stars: Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney, Kaitlin Olson

3. Definitely, Maybe (2008)

PG-13 | 112 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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59 Metascore

A political consultant tries to explain his impending divorce and past relationships to his 11-year-old daughter.

Writer: Adam Brooks | Director: Adam Brooks | Stars: Ryan Reynolds, Rachel Weisz, Abigail Breslin, An Nguyen

4. Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)

R | 97 min | Action, Adventure, Horror

5.9
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37 Metascore

While still out to destroy the evil Umbrella Corporation, Alice joins a group of survivors who want to relocate to the mysterious but supposedly unharmed safe haven known only as Arcadia.

Writer: Paul W.S. Anderson | Director: Paul W.S. Anderson | Stars: Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Wentworth Miller, Kim Coates

5. Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004)

PG | 89 min | Comedy, Family, Music

4.5
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33 Metascore

A teenage girl is convinced that her home city revolves around her until her family packs up and moves to the suburbs, where she finds herself competing for attention.

Writers: Dyan Sheldon, Gail Parent | Director: Sara Sugarman | Stars: Lindsay Lohan, Megan Fox, Adam Garcia, Glenne Headly

6. King Kong (1976)

PG | 134 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Romance

5.8
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A petroleum exploration expedition comes to an isolated island and encounters a colossal giant gorilla.

Writers: James Ashmore Creelman, Ruth Rose, Merian C. Cooper, Edgar Wallace, Lorenzo Semple Jr. | Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Charles Grodin, Jessica Lange, John Randolph

7. A Lot Like Love (2005)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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48 Metascore

On a flight from Los Angeles to New York, Oliver and Emily make a connection, only to decide that they are poorly suited to be together. Over the next seven years, however, they are ... See full summary »

Writer: Colin Patrick Lynch | Director: Nigel Cole | Stars: Ashton Kutcher, Amanda Peet, Taryn Manning, Aimee Garcia

8. The Black Dahlia (2006)

R | 121 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.6
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49 Metascore

Two policemen see their personal and professional lives fall apart in the wake of the "Black Dahlia" murder investigation.

Writers: Josh Friedman, James Ellroy | Director: Brian De Palma | Stars: Josh Hartnett, Aaron Eckhart, Scarlett Johansson, Hilary Swank

9. Factory Girl (2006)

R | 90 min | Biography, Drama

6.4
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45 Metascore

Based on the rise and fall of socialite Edie Sedgwick, concentrating on her relationships with Andy Warhol and a folk singer.

Writers: Captain Mauzner, Simon Monjack, Aaron Richard Golub | Director: George Hickenlooper | Stars: Sienna Miller, Guy Pearce, Hayden Christensen, Jimmy Fallon

10. Candy (2006)

R | 108 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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57 Metascore

A poet falls in love with an art student who gravitates to his bohemian lifestyle -- and his love of heroin. Hooked as much on one another as they are on the drug, their relationship alternates between states of oblivion, self-destruction, and despair.

Writers: Luke Davies, Neil Armfield | Director: Neil Armfield | Stars: Heath Ledger, Abbie Cornish, Geoffrey Rush, Tom Budge

11. Madhouse (1974)

PG | 89 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

6.2
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A horror movie star returns to his famous role after years in a mental institution. But the character seems to be committing murders independent of his will.

Writers: Angus Hall, Ken Levison, Greg Morrison | Director: Jim Clark | Stars: Vincent Price, Peter Cushing, Robert Quarry, Adrienne Corri

12. Valley of the Dolls (1967)

PG-13 | 123 min | Drama, Music, Romance

5.8
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Film version of Jacqueline Susann's best-selling novel chronicling the rise and fall of three young ladies in show business.

Writers: Jacqueline Susann, Helen Deutsch, Dorothy Kingsley | Director: Mark Robson | Stars: Barbara Parkins, Patty Duke, Paul Burke, Sharon Tate

13. Casting Couch (I) (2013)

94 min | Comedy

5.1
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Desperate to meet new girls, six down-on-their-luck guys come up with the ultimate plan to hook up - cast a fake movie. When tons of hot chicks show up for the audition, it's a matter of who's willing to go the farthest to get the part.

Writer: Jason Lockhart | Director: Jason Lockhart | Stars: Justin Smith, Jason Lockhart, Jessica Rose, Kayla Collins

14. Klute (1971)

R | 114 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.2
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A small-town detective searching for a missing man has only one lead: a connection with a New York prostitute.

Writers: Andy Lewis, David E. Lewis | Director: Alan J. Pakula | Stars: Jane Fonda, Donald Sutherland, Charles Cioffi, Roy Scheider

15. Crossing Over (2009)

R | 113 min | Drama

6.8
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38 Metascore

Crossing Over is a multi-character canvas about immigrants of different nationalities struggling to achieve legal status in Los Angeles. The film deals with the border, document fraud, the ... See full summary »

Writer: Wayne Kramer | Director: Wayne Kramer | Stars: Harrison Ford, Ashley Judd, Ray Liotta, Jim Sturgess

16. Evidence (2013)

94 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.3
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14 Metascore

A detective hunts down a killer using video footage shot by the victims of a massacre at an abandoned gas station.

Writer: John Swetnam | Director: Olatunde Osunsanmi | Stars: Stephen Moyer, Radha Mitchell, Caitlin Stasey, Nolan Gerard Funk

17. Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967)

G | 138 min | Comedy, Musical

7.0
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Millie comes to town in the roaring twenties to encounter flappers, sexuality and white slavers.

Writer: Richard Morris | Director: George Roy Hill | Stars: Julie Andrews, James Fox, Mary Tyler Moore, Carol Channing

18. Whore (I) (2008)

R | Drama

5.8
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A group of young hopeful teenagers who have come to Hollywood in the hopes of an acting career find that the business is harder than they had ever imagined.

Writer: Thomas Dekker | Director: Thomas Dekker | Stars: Thomas Dekker, Rumer Willis, Ron Jeremy, Anthony Fitzgerald

19. Broken Embraces (2009)

R | 127 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

7.2
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76 Metascore

Harry Caine, a blind writer, reaches this moment in time when he has to heal his wounds from 14 years back. He was then still known by his real name, Mateo Blanco, and directing his last movie.

Writer: Pedro Almodóvar | Director: Pedro Almodóvar | Stars: Penélope Cruz, Lluís Homar, Blanca Portillo, José Luis Gómez

20. Pretty Persuasion (2005)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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45 Metascore

A 15-year-old girl incites chaos among her friends and a media frenzy when she accuses her drama teacher of sexual harassment.

Writer: Skander Halim | Director: Marcos Siega | Stars: Evan Rachel Wood, Ron Livingston, James Woods, David Wagner

21. Smiley Face (2007)

R | 88 min | Comedy

5.8
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71 Metascore

After a young actress unknowingly eats her roommate's pot cupcakes, her day becomes a series of misadventures.

Writer: Dylan Haggerty | Director: Gregg Araki | Stars: Anna Faris, John Krasinski, Adam Brody, Roscoe Lee Browne

22. Dare (2009)

R | 92 min | Drama, Romance

5.9
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54 Metascore

A drama centered around three high school seniors - an aspiring actress, her misfit best friend, and a loner - who become engaged in an intimate and complicated relationship.

Writer: David Brind | Director: Adam Salky | Stars: Emmy Rossum, Zach Gilford, Ashley Springer, Cady Huffman

23. The L.A. Complex (2012– )

60 min | Drama

7.3
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Full of new relationships, salacious temptations and make-it-or-break it decisions, the series coming-of-age dwellers grapple with life's defining moments as they deal with the unreality of... See full summary »

Creator: Martin Gero | Stars: Jonathan Patrick Moore, Joe Dinicol, Cassie Steele, Jewel Staite

24. Camp (2003)

PG-13 | 114 min | Comedy, Musical, Drama

6.4
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55 Metascore

After a series of Broadway flops, songwriter Bert Hanley (Dixon) goes to work at a musical camp for young performers. Inspired by the kids, he finds an opportunity to regain success by staging an altogether new production.

Writer: Todd Graff | Director: Todd Graff | Stars: Don Dixon, Daniel Letterle, Joanna Chilcoat, Robin de Jesus

25. The Girl (2012 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 91 min | Drama

6.2
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The turbulent relationship between filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock and actress Tippi Hedren.

Writers: Gwyneth Hughes, Donald Spoto | Director: Julian Jarrold | Stars: Sienna Miller, Toby Jones, Imelda Staunton, Conrad Kemp

26. Dirty Love (2005)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Romance

3.4
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9 Metascore

A jilted photographer sets off on a mission to get back at her philandering model boyfriend and along the way discovers that not all love is created equal.

Writer: Jenny McCarthy | Director: John Asher | Stars: Jenny McCarthy, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Carmen Electra, Victor Webster

27. Dead Like Me: Life After Death (2009 Video)

R | 87 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.0
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After the departure of Rube Sofer, a new head reaper named Cameron Kane takes over. He's a slick businessman who couldn't care less about helping the newly dead. Chaos ensues and brings out... See full summary »

Writers: Bryan Fuller, John Masius, Stephen Godchaux, Dan E. Fesman, Harry Victor, J.J. Philbin | Director: Stephen Herek | Stars: Ellen Muth, Callum Blue, Sarah Wynter, Jasmine Guy

28. She Wants Me (2012)

85 min | Comedy

6.3
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A neurotic writer working on his new film gets into a tricky situation when an A-list actress shows interest in the role intended for his girlfriend.

Writer: Rob Margolies | Director: Rob Margolies | Stars: Josh Gad, Kristen Ruhlin, Hilary Duff, Charlie Sheen

29. Being Julia (2004)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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65 Metascore

Set in '30s London, the film involves stage actors and their experiences with love and revenge.

Writers: Ronald Harwood, W. Somerset Maugham | Director: István Szabó | Stars: Annette Bening, Michael Gambon, Maury Chaykin, Jeremy Irons

30. Bottoms Up (2006 Video)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Romance

2.1
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A Midwestern bartender ingratiates himself into the Hollywood system, finding love along the way.

Writers: Nick Ballo, Erik MacArthur | Director: Erik MacArthur | Stars: Jason Mewes, David Keith, Paris Hilton, Brian Hallisay

31. Lone Star State of Mind (2002)

PG-13 | 88 min | Comedy, Crime

6.1
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Earl is engaged to his step-sister Baby. Baby has entrusted him to take care of her misfit cousin Junior. Baby is also intent on leaving Texas for LA on Tuesday. When Junior and his ... See full summary »

Writer: Trevor Munson | Director: David Semel | Stars: Joshua Jackson, Jaime King, Matthew Davis, Ryan Hurst

32. Peep World (2010)

R | 79 min | Comedy, Drama

5.6
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27 Metascore

Four siblings implode after the release of a book written about them.

Writer: Peter Himmelstein | Director: Barry W. Blaustein | Stars: Michael C. Hall, Sarah Silverman, Rainn Wilson, Lewis Black

33. Dedication (2007)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.9
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50 Metascore

The romantic comedy follows a misogynistic children's book author who is forced to work closely with a female illustrator instead of his long-time collaborator and only friend.

Writer: David Bromberg | Director: Justin Theroux | Stars: Billy Crudup, Mandy Moore, Tom Wilkinson, Christine Taylor

34. Delirious (1991)

PG | 96 min | Comedy, Fantasy

5.7
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A soap opera writer gets hit on the head and wakes up as a character in his own show.

Writers: Lawrence J. Cohen, Fred Freeman | Director: Tom Mankiewicz | Stars: John Candy, Mariel Hemingway, Emma Samms, Raymond Burr

35. Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999 TV Movie)

R | 120 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.0
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This biography of Dorothy Dandridge follows her career through early days on the club circuit with her sister to her turn in movies, including becoming the first black actress to win a Best... See full summary »

Writers: Earl Mills, Shonda Rhimes, Scott Abbott | Director: Martha Coolidge | Stars: Halle Berry, Brent Spiner, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Obba Babatundé

36. Undiscovered (2005)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

4.2
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29 Metascore

A group of aspiring entertainers try to establish careers for themselves in the city of Los Angeles.

Writer: John Galt | Director: Meiert Avis | Stars: Kip Pardue, Carrie Fisher, Shannyn Sossamon, Pell James

37. Anchors Aweigh (1945)

Unrated | 143 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Musical

7.2
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Two sailors, one naive, the other experienced in the ways of the world, on liberty in Los Angeles, is the setting for this movie musical.

Writers: Isobel Lennart, Natalie Marcin | Director: George Sidney | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Kathryn Grayson, Gene Kelly, José Iturbi

38. Salaam-E-Ishq (2007)

216 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

5.1
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Six couples in love must face different problems caused by love itself. Do they resolve their issues and face life anew, or do they succumb under pressure ?

Writers: Nikhil Advani, Suresh Nair, Saurabh Shukla | Director: Nikhil Advani | Stars: Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Anil Kapoor, Juhi Chawla

39. Curtains (1983)

R | 89 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

5.7
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Six young actresses auditioning for a movie role at a remote mansion are targeted by a mysterious masked murderer.

Writer: Robert Guza Jr. | Director: Richard Ciupka | Stars: John Vernon, Samantha Eggar, Linda Thorson, Anne Ditchburn

40. Norma Jean & Marilyn (1996 TV Movie)

R | 139 min | Biography, Drama

6.1
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This film follows Norma Jean from her simple, ambitious youth to her superstar pinnacle and back down. She moves from lover to lover in order to further her career. She finds fame but never happiness, only knowing seduction but not love.

Writers: Anthony Summers, Jill Isaacs | Director: Tim Fywell | Stars: Ashley Judd, Mira Sorvino, Josh Charles, Ron Rifkin

41. A Star Is Born (1937)

Not Rated | 111 min | Drama

7.7
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A young woman comes to Hollywood with dreams of stardom, but achieves them only with the help of an alcoholic leading man whose best days are behind him.

Writers: Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, Robert Carson, William A. Wellman | Directors: William A. Wellman, Jack Conway | Stars: Janet Gaynor, Fredric March, Adolphe Menjou, May Robson

42. Cattle Call (2006)

R | 83 min | Comedy

3.9
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A guy starts a fake casting agency in hopes that he will meet his soul mate.

Writer: Martin Guigui | Director: Martin Guigui | Stars: Thomas Ian Nicholas, Jenny Mollen, Nicole Eggert, Diedrich Bader

43. These Foolish Things (2005)

107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.0
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A young actress seeks to follow in her famous mother's footsteps.

Writers: Noel Langley, Julia Taylor-Stanley | Director: Julia Taylor-Stanley | Stars: Charlotte Lucas, Craig Rooke, Julia McKenzie, Roisin Goodall

44. State of Georgia (2011– )

TV-14 | 23 min | Comedy

6.7
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Georgia Chamberlain is a confident aspiring actress with a larger-than-life personality who moves to the city from the South in order to make it on Broadway. Along with her quirky best ... See full summary »

Creators: Jeff Greenstein, Jennifer Weiner | Stars: Raven-Symoné, Majandra Delfino, Loretta Devine, Kevin Covais

45. Vivre Sa Vie (1962)

Not Rated | 85 min | Drama

8.1
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Twelve episodic tales in the life of a Parisian woman and her slow descent into prostitution.

Writers: Marcel Sacotte, Jean-Luc Godard | Director: Jean-Luc Godard | Stars: Anna Karina, Sady Rebbot, André S. Labarthe, Guylaine Schlumberger

46. Hilde (2009)

137 min | Biography, Drama, Music

6.7
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A biography of Hildegard Knef, one of Germany's biggest post-war stars.

Writers: Hildegard Knef, Maria von Heland | Director: Kai Wessel | Stars: Heike Makatsch, Dan Stevens, Monica Bleibtreu, Hanns Zischler

47. Bollywood Dreams (1995)

142 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

7.7
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A poor young woman, who dreams of Bollywood fame, is caught in a love triangle between her childhood friend and a famous actor.

Writers: Sanjay Chhel, Ram Gopal Varma, Neeraj Vora | Director: Ram Gopal Varma | Stars: Jackie Shroff, Aamir Khan, Urmila Matondkar, Gulshan Grover

48. Girls Will Be Girls (2003)

R | 79 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
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52 Metascore

Three actresses at various places on the Hollywood food chain navigate the minefield of love, aging, and ambition. Oh, and they're all played by men!

Writer: Richard Day | Director: Richard Day | Stars: Jack Plotnick, Clinton Leupp, Jeffery Roberson, Ron Mathews

49. G-Spot (2005– )

26 min | Comedy

4.5
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A small group of friends help a past-her-prime actress attempt to re-ignite her career.

Creator: Brigitte Bako | Stars: Brigitte Bako, Heather Hanson, Kimberly Huie, Ian Alden

50. Somebody to Love (1994)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Drama

5.1
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Mercedes is a taxi dancer who wants to be an actress. She's involved with the married Harry, who considers himself a respected actor. Ernesto is in love with Mercedes, but he doesn't dance or have money.

Writers: Sergey Bodrov, Alexandre Rockwell | Director: Alexandre Rockwell | Stars: Rosie Perez, Harvey Keitel, Anthony Quinn, Michael DeLorenzo