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1. Megamind (2010)

PG | 95 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

7.3
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63 Metascore

The supervillain Megamind finally defeats his nemesis, the superhero Metro Man. But without a hero, he loses all purpose and must find new meaning to his life.

Director: Tom McGrath | Stars: Will Ferrell, Jonah Hill, Brad Pitt, Tina Fey

Votes: 173,524 | Gross: $148.34M

2. Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001–2015)

TV-PG | 30 min | Drama

7.4
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The lives of the kids at Degrassi Community School dealing with the serious and sometimes taboo issues that plague teenagers.

Stars: Stefan Brogren, Aislinn Paul, Melinda Shankar, A.J. Saudin

Votes: 9,213

3. If I Stay (2014)

PG-13 | 107 min | Drama, Fantasy, Music

6.8
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46 Metascore

Life changes in an instant for young Mia Hall after a car accident puts her in a coma. During an out-of-body experience, she must decide whether to wake up and live a life far different than she had imagined. The choice is hers if she can go on.

Director: R.J. Cutler | Stars: Chloë Grace Moretz, Mireille Enos, Jamie Blackley, Joshua Leonard

Votes: 84,667 | Gross: $50.46M

4. She's the Man (2006)

PG-13 | 105 min | Comedy, Romance

6.4
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45 Metascore

When her brother decides to ditch for a couple weeks in London, Viola heads over to his elite boarding school, disguises herself as him, and proceeds to fall for one of her soccer teammates. Little does she realize she's not the only one with romantic troubles, as she, as he, gets in the middle of a series of intermingled love affairs.

Director: Andy Fickman | Stars: Amanda Bynes, Laura Ramsey, Channing Tatum, Vinnie Jones

Votes: 117,228 | Gross: $33.69M

5. Peep Show (2003–2015)

TV-MA | 25 min | Comedy

8.6
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Mark and Jez are a couple of twenty-something roommates who have nothing in common - except for the fact that their lives are anything but normal. Mayhem ensues as the pair strive to cope with day-to-day life.

Stars: David Mitchell, Robert Webb, Matt King, Olivia Colman

Votes: 34,793

6. St. Elmo's Fire (1985)

R | 110 min | Drama, Romance

6.3
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A group of friends, just out of college, struggle with adulthood.

Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Demi Moore, Rob Lowe, Andrew McCarthy, Emilio Estevez

Votes: 27,911 | Gross: $37.80M

7. You're Not You (2014)

R | 102 min | Drama

7.4
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56 Metascore

A drama centered on a classical pianist who has been diagnosed with ALS and the brash college student who becomes her caregiver.

Director: George C. Wolfe | Stars: Hilary Swank, Emmy Rossum, Josh Duhamel, Stephanie Beatriz

Votes: 16,382

8. A Long Way Down (2014)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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34 Metascore

Four people meet on New Year's Eve and form a surrogate family to help one another weather the difficulties of their lives.

Director: Pascal Chaumeil | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Toni Collette, Imogen Poots, Aaron Paul

Votes: 24,962 | Gross: $0.01M

9. Treacle Jr. (2010)

82 min | Drama

6.9
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Tom is forty. He walks out one day, rather abruptly, on his wife and baby boy and his seemingly happy life. He finds himself living on the streets of London. One night alone in a park he is... See full summary »

Director: Jamie Thraves | Stars: Thomas Murray-Leslie, Elizabeth Murray-Leslie, Tom Fisher, Jonathan Thomas

Votes: 532

10. Tooth Fairy (I) (2010)

PG | 101 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

5.0
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36 Metascore

A bad deed on the part of a tough minor-league hockey player results in an unusual sentence: He must serve one week as a real-life tooth fairy.

Director: Michael Lembeck | Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Ashley Judd, Julie Andrews, Stephen Merchant

Votes: 30,533 | Gross: $60.01M

11. Karla (2006)

R | 99 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.5
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Based on real events, Paul Bernardo and his wife, Karla Homolka, kidnap, sexually abuse, and murder three young girls.

Director: Joel Bender | Stars: Laura Prepon, Misha Collins, Patrick Bauchau, Emilie Jacobs

Votes: 4,767

12. Brown Sugar (2002)

PG-13 | 109 min | Romance, Comedy, Drama

6.5
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58 Metascore

Friends since childhood, a magazine editor and a hip-hop record executive stumble into romantic territory.

Director: Rick Famuyiwa | Stars: Taye Diggs, Sanaa Lathan, Yasiin Bey, Nicole Ari Parker

Votes: 5,986 | Gross: $27.36M

13. Running on Empty (1988)

PG-13 | 116 min | Crime, Drama, Music

7.7
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The eldest son of a fugitive family comes of age and wants to live a life of his own.

Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: River Phoenix, Christine Lahti, Judd Hirsch, Jonas Abry

Votes: 10,299 | Gross: $2.84M

14. Lucky Them (2013)

R | 97 min | Drama

6.1
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65 Metascore

A rock journalist is assigned to track down her ex-boyfriend.

Director: Megan Griffiths | Stars: Toni Collette, Thomas Haden Church, Nina Arianda, Oliver Platt

Votes: 2,179 | Gross: $0.03M

15. The Song (I) (2014)

PG-13 | 116 min | Drama, Music, Romance

6.0
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42 Metascore

An aspiring singer-songwriter's life and marriage suffer when the song he writes for his wife propels him to stardom.

Director: Richard Ramsey | Stars: Alan Powell, Ali Faulkner, Caitlin Nicol-Thomas, Danny Vinson

Votes: 1,424 | Gross: $0.99M

16. Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (2011)

PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

4.4
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22 Metascore

Malcolm Turner and his stepson Trent go undercover at an all-girls school to flush out a killer.

Director: John Whitesell | Stars: Martin Lawrence, Brandon T. Jackson, Jessica Lucas, Michelle Ang

Votes: 19,763 | Gross: $37.91M

17. Ishtar (1987)

PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

4.2
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52 Metascore

Two terrible lounge singers get booked to play a gig in a Moroccan hotel but somehow become pawns in an international power play between the CIA, the Emir of Ishtar, and the rebels trying to overthrow his regime.

Director: Elaine May | Stars: Warren Beatty, Dustin Hoffman, Isabelle Adjani, Charles Grodin

Votes: 8,714 | Gross: $14.38M

18. The Idol (2015)

100 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

7.1
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Mohammed Assaf, an aspiring musician living in Gaza, sets a seemingly impossible goal: to compete on the program "Arab Idol."

Director: Hany Abu-Assad | Stars: Tawfeek Barhom, Ahmed Al Rokh, Hiba Attalah, Kais Attalah

Votes: 513

19. California Dreams (1992–1997)

30 min | Comedy, Family, Music

7.2
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Living in California, a bunch of cool teenagers decide to form a rock band, the Dreams. Between gigs, they have to deal with real-life issues.

Stars: Kelly Packard, Michael Cade, Jay Anthony Franke, William James Jones

Votes: 1,089

20. Eating Out (I) (2004)

Unrated | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.9
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28 Metascore

After getting dumped by his slutty girlfriend, Caleb falls in love with Gwen. However, thanks to Caleb's roommate, Gwen thinks he's gay and sets him up with her roommate, Marc.

Director: Q. Allan Brocka | Stars: Scott Lunsford, Jim Verraros, Emily Brooke Hands, Rebekah Kochan

Votes: 5,054

21. Save the Last Dance 2 (2006 Video)

PG-13 | 90 min | Drama, Music, Romance

5.3
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Sara joins Julliard in New York to fulfill her and her mother's dream of becoming the Prima ballerina of the school. She befriends her roommates, Zoe and Miles, who teach hip-hop classes. ... See full summary »

Director: David Petrarca | Stars: Izabella Miko, Columbus Short, Jacqueline Bisset, Maria Brooks

Votes: 4,113

22. Sunset Strip (2000)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama

5.7
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33 Metascore

A comedy that takes place during 24 hours on Sunset Strip in 1972.

Director: Adam Collis | Stars: Simon Baker, Anna Friel, Nick Stahl, Rory Cochrane

Votes: 1,267 | Gross: $0.00M

23. Trick (1999)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

7.2
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The misadventures of two young gay men, trying to find a place to be alone, one night in Manhattan.

Director: Jim Fall | Stars: Christian Campbell, John Paul Pitoc, Tori Spelling, Brad Beyer

Votes: 6,916 | Gross: $2.05M

24. The Guitar (2008)

R | 95 min | Drama, Music, Romance

6.5
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The life of a woman is transformed after she is diagnosed with a terminal disease, fired from her job and abandoned by her boyfriend. Given two months to live, she throws caution to the wind to pursue her dreams.

Director: Amy Redford | Stars: Saffron Burrows, Isaach De Bankolé, Paz de la Huerta, Mia Kucan

Votes: 2,546

25. Luster (2002)

Unrated | 92 min | Comedy, Drama

5.5
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40 Metascore

Luster is a refreshingly funny and sexy look at unrequited love. Jackson, a cute, lanky, blue-haired poet who works in a record store, is at the center of Everett Lewis' twisted black LA ... See full summary »

Director: Everett Lewis | Stars: Justin Herwick, B. Wyatt, Shane Powers, Pamela Gidley

Votes: 1,020

26. 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.

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

Votes: 2,601 | Gross: $1.05M

27. Sunshine (1973 TV Movie)

121 min | Biography, Drama

8.1
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A young woman living in the woods with her husband, a struggling musician, and her daughter discover she has terminal cancer. She begins to tape-record a journal of the time she has left.

Director: Joseph Sargent | Stars: Cristina Raines, Cliff De Young, Meg Foster, Brenda Vaccaro

Votes: 370

28. The Perfect Holiday (2007)

PG | 96 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

4.3
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32 Metascore

A young girl turns to a department store Santa in the hopes that he will help find a new husband for her divorced mother.

Director: Lance Rivera | Stars: Gabrielle Union, Morris Chestnut, Queen Latifah, Faizon Love

Votes: 2,450 | Gross: $5.81M

29. The Curiosity of Chance (2006)

98 min | Comedy

6.8
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A confident, out-of-the-closet gay teenager has the support of an eclectic range of friends while dealing with a homophobic bully during his first year at an international high school.

Director: Russell P. Marleau | Stars: Tad Hilgenbrink, Brett Chukerman, Aldevina Da Silva, Pieter Van Nieuwenhuyze

Votes: 2,273

30. Young Man with a Horn (1950)

Approved | 112 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.2
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A young trumpeter enjoys highs (musical success, fame, and fortune) and lows (sour marriage, death of his mentor, bout with alcoholism).

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Lauren Bacall, Doris Day, Hoagy Carmichael

Votes: 2,059

31. The Marc Pease Experience (2009)

PG-13 | 84 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

4.1
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30 Metascore

Former high school musical star, Marc Pease, finds himself still living in the past, eight years after graduating.

Director: Todd Louiso | Stars: Jason Schwartzman, Ben Stiller, Anna Kendrick, Jay Paulson

Votes: 1,836 | Gross: $0.00M

32. Bewafaa (2005)

149 min | Drama

4.4
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Anjali, living in Canada with her parents, hides her relationship to the musician Raja from her parents. When her sister dies during the birth of twins, she abandons her love, marries the ... See full summary »

Director: Dharmesh Darshan | Stars: Anil Kapoor, Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor, Sushmita Sen

Votes: 1,723

33. Hot Tamale (2006)

R | 102 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.7
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A road trip to Los Angeles inadvertently leads a young man from Wyoming into a wild maze of psychotic hit-men, racy women, jewel thieves and a salsa band.

Director: Michael Damian | Stars: John Hayden, Richard Riehle, Harland Williams, Daniel Toscano

Votes: 1,053

34. Crackers (1984)

PG | 91 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

5.0
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Garvey is a San Francisco pawnshop operator. His unemployed and criminal friends Dillard, Turtle, and Weslake, team up with Boardwalk, a local pimp, to burgle Garvey's shop while the owner ... See full summary »

Director: Louis Malle | Stars: Donald Sutherland, Jack Warden, Sean Penn, Wallace Shawn

Votes: 933

35. What I Did for Love (2006 TV Movie)

Drama, Romance

5.7
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Call him a city slicker. Call him a tenderfoot. But don't call him a member of the family--yet. Rising L.A. lawyer James White is going home for the holidays with his fiancée, Sadie Ryder, ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Griffiths | Stars: Jeremy London, Dorie Barton, James Gammon, Steve Monroe

Votes: 339

36. Too Late Blues (1961)

103 min | Drama

7.0
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Ghost is an idealogical musician who would rather play his blues in the park to the birds than compromise himself. However, when he meets and falls in love with beautiful singer, Jess ... See full summary »

Director: John Cassavetes | Stars: Bobby Darin, Stella Stevens, Everett Chambers, Nick Dennis

Votes: 729

37. Food of Love (2002)

R | 112 min | Drama, Music

6.0
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46 Metascore

Paul, a handsome and talented music student is employed as the page-turner at one of the world famous pianist Kennington's concerts in San Francisco.

Director: Ventura Pons | Stars: Paul Rhys, Kevin Bishop, Juliet Stevenson, Allan Corduner

Votes: 1,343 | Gross: $0.00M

38. Paternity (1981)

PG | 94 min | Comedy, Romance

4.8
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A single man searches for a woman who will bear his baby with no strings attached.

Director: David Steinberg | Stars: Burt Reynolds, Beverly D'Angelo, Norman Fell, Paul Dooley

Votes: 718

39. L.A. Without a Map (1998)

Unrated | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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A British writer pursues a young actress to Hollywood and needs all the help he can get to win her love.

Director: Mika Kaurismäki | Stars: Tony Peers, Steve Huison, David Tennant, Margo Stanley

Votes: 1,851

40. Killer Diller (2004)

PG-13 | 95 min | Drama, Music

6.9
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A guitar playing car thief meets an autistic savant piano player, and together they transform a group of reluctant halfway house convicts into The Killer Diller Blues Band.

Director: Tricia Brock | Stars: Lucas Black, William Lee Scott, Fred Willard, John Michael Higgins

Votes: 346

41. Anja & Viktor (2001)

Not Rated | 90 min | Comedy, Romance

5.1
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Highschool sweethearts Anja and Viktor find themselves in a lesser state of love when Anja graduates and gets a job in the city.

Director: Charlotte Sachs Bostrup | Stars: Robert Hansen, Sofie Lassen-Kahlke, Jonas Gülstorff, Karl Bille

Votes: 896

42. Soulbound (2011)

105 min | Drama

6.6
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What if life blindsided destiny? What if happiness was found in the unlikeliest of places? When do we allow ourselves to embrace the new without fear of letting go of the past? Gil (Emílio ... See full summary »

Director: Caio Sóh | Stars: Emilio Dantas, Remo Rocha, Paloma Duarte, Roberto Bomtempo

Votes: 204

43. Twisted (1996)

Unrated | 100 min | Drama

4.6
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A retelling of Charles Dickens' classic novel Oliver Twist set in a New York City contemporary underground populated by drag queens, drug abuse and prostitution.

Director: Seth Michael Donsky | Stars: Ray Aranha, Keivyn McNeill Grayes, Elise Ballard, Sharlene Brown

Votes: 115

44. Ein Tick anders (2011)

92 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.8
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"Ein Tick anders" tells the story of the 17 year old Eva who suffers of Tourette Syndrom. She tries to find a way to avoid to have move from the countryside to Berlin with her parents as ... See full summary »

Director: Andi Rogenhagen | Stars: Jasna Fritzi Bauer, Waldemar Kobus, Victoria Trauttmansdorff, Stefan Kurt

Votes: 608

45. City of Dreamers (2012)

120 min | Drama

7.6
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Rose is an aspiring musician who moves to Brighton, keen to forget the world she's left behind, and immerse herself into the vibrant and creative cultures of her new City. Through meeting ... See full summary »

Director: Jamie Patterson | Stars: Ellen Cosgrove, Eddy Brimson, Ross Scarfield, Diego Alcacer

Votes: 33

46. Song of Scheherazade (1947)

Approved | 105 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

6.3
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In 1865, the cadets of a Russian Naval Academy ship have shore leave in Morocco; among them is (fictionalized) future composer 'Nicky' Rimsky-Korsakov. In search of a piano, Nicky and ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Reisch | Stars: Yvonne De Carlo, Brian Donlevy, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Eve Arden

Votes: 118

47. Nashville Girl (1976)

R | 90 min | Drama, Music

6.8
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Young girl finds the rough road to musical stardom.

Director: Gus Trikonis | Stars: Monica Gayle, Glenn Corbett, Roger Davis, Johnny Rodriguez

Votes: 84

48. One-Way Ticket to Mombasa (2002)

88 min | Comedy, Drama

6.1
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Director: Hannu Tuomainen | Stars: Antti Tarvainen, Joonas Saartamo, Johanna Rönnlöf, Timo Päiväsalo

Votes: 1,595

49. How Not to Disappear Completely (2015)

74 min | Drama, Romance

8.8
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'How Not To Disappear Completely' follows a week in the life of a young photographer Tom as he returns to London after spending two years traveling in India. Tom is at a crossroads in his ... See full summary »

Director: Stuart J. Parkins | Stars: Damien Walsh, Kane Oliver Parry, Emma Whittaker, Polly Wolf

Votes: 5

50. Tales from Muppetland: The Muppet Musicians of Bremen (1972 TV Movie)

50 min | Comedy, Family, Music

8.0
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Four mistreated farm animals seek refuge as a band of traveling musicians in this musical tale narrated by Kermit the Frog.

Director: Jim Henson | Stars: Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Jim Henson, Richard Hunt

Votes: 181