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1. The Flintstones (1994)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

4.8
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38 Metascore

In this live-action feature of the cartoon show, Fred Flintstone finally gets the job he's always wanted, but it may just come at a price.

Writers: Tom S. Parker, Jim Jennewein, Steven E. de Souza | Director: Brian Levant | Stars: John Goodman, Rick Moranis, Rosie O'Donnell, Halle Berry

Votes: 57,030

2. The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (2009)

R | 92 min | Horror

4.5
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33 Metascore

A mad scientist kidnaps and mutilates a trio of tourists in order to reassemble them into a human centipede, created by stitching their mouths to each others' rectums.

Writer: Tom Six | Director: Tom Six | Stars: Dieter Laser, Ashley C. Williams, Ashlynn Yennie, Akihiro Kitamura

Votes: 52,293

3. Misery (1990)

R | 107 min | Thriller

7.8
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Few days after being rescued and sheltered from a car crash caused by a blizzard by a nurse who claims to be his number one fan, a well-known author begins suspecting the mental health of his savior.

Writers: Stephen King, William Goldman | Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: James Caan, Kathy Bates, Richard Farnsworth, Frances Sternhagen

Votes: 122,799

4. Planet of the Apes (1968)

G | 112 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.0
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An astronaut crew crash lands on a planet in the distant future where intelligent talking apes are the dominant species, and humans are the oppressed and enslaved.

Writers: Michael Wilson, Rod Serling, Pierre Boulle | Director: Franklin J. Schaffner | Stars: Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Maurice Evans

Votes: 128,373

5. Logan's Run (1976)

PG | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

6.8
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An idyllic sci-fi future has one major drawback: life must end at 30.

Writers: David Zelag Goodman, William F. Nolan, George Clayton Johnson | Director: Michael Anderson | Stars: Michael York, Jenny Agutter, Richard Jordan, Roscoe Lee Browne

Votes: 36,891

6. Skyline (2010)

PG-13 | 97 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

4.4
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26 Metascore

Strange lights descend on the city of Los Angeles, drawing people outside like moths to a flame where an extraterrestrial force threatens to swallow the entire human population off the face of the Earth.

Writers: Joshua Cordes, Liam O'Donnell | Directors: Colin Strause, Greg Strause | Stars: Eric Balfour, Donald Faison, Scottie Thompson, Brittany Daniel

Votes: 73,171

7. The Killing Room (2009)

R | 93 min | Mystery, Thriller

5.8
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Four individuals sign up for a psychological research study only to discover that they are now subjects of a brutal, classified government program.

Writers: Gus Krieger, Ann Peacock | Director: Jonathan Liebesman | Stars: Nick Cannon, Clea DuVall, Timothy Hutton, Chloë Sevigny

Votes: 10,379

8. Eye of the Needle (1981)

R | 112 min | Romance, Thriller, War

7.1
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A ruthless German spy, trying to get out of Britain with vital information about D-Day, must spend time with a young woman and her crippled husband.

Writers: Ken Follett, Stanley Mann | Director: Richard Marquand | Stars: Donald Sutherland, Kate Nelligan, Stephen MacKenna, Philip Martin Brown

Votes: 6,687

9. Homecoming (2009)

R | 88 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

5.4
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21 Metascore

A jilted ex-girlfriend plots revenge after her former beau comes back to their hometown with a new lover.

Writer: Katie L. Fetting | Director: Morgan J. Freeman | Stars: Mischa Barton, Matt Long, Jessica Stroup, Michael Landes

Votes: 3,409

10. Love Exposure (2008)

Unrated | 237 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

8.1
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75 Metascore

A bizarre love triangle forms between a young Catholic upskirt photographer, a misandric girl and a manipulative cultist.

Writer: Shion Sono | Director: Shion Sono | Stars: Takahiro Nishijima, Hikari Mitsushima, Sakura Andô, Yutaka Shimizu

Votes: 6,306

11. Andersonville (1996 TV Movie)

167 min | Drama, History, War

7.5
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The story of the most notorious Confederate prisoner of war camp in the American Civil War.

Writer: David W. Rintels | Director: John Frankenheimer | Stars: Jarrod Emick, Frederic Forrest, Ted Marcoux, Carmen Argenziano

Votes: 1,351

12. Private Obsession (1995 Video)

R | 103 min | Drama, Thriller

5.1
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Emanuelle, a world famous fashion model, is held captive by Richard Tate, a crazed fan. Richard wants her for himself but Emanuelle uses her main assets to try and escape.

Writer: Lee Frost | Director: Lee Frost | Stars: Michael Christian, Shannon Whirry, Bo Svenson, Tony Burton

Votes: 304

13. The Hurricane (1937)

Passed | 110 min | Action, Drama, Romance

7.3
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A Polynesian sailor -- unjustly imprisoned after defending himself against a colonial bully -- is relentlessly persecuted by his island's martinet French governor.

Writers: Dudley Nichols, Oliver H.P. Garrett, Charles Nordhoff, James Norman Hall | Directors: John Ford, Stuart Heisler | Stars: Dorothy Lamour, Jon Hall, Mary Astor, C. Aubrey Smith

Votes: 1,642

14. My Brother Is an Only Child (2007)

R | 108 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.1
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71 Metascore

Two brothers come of age in a small Italian town in the '60s and '70s.

Writers: Antonio Pennacchi, Daniele Luchetti, Sandro Petraglia, Stefano Rulli | Director: Daniele Luchetti | Stars: Elio Germano, Riccardo Scamarcio, Angela Finocchiaro, Massimo Popolizio

Votes: 4,842

15. Real Time (2008)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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A gripping thriller about a hit man who gives a down-and-out compulsive gambler just one last hour to live.

Writer: Randall Cole | Director: Randall Cole | Stars: Randy Quaid, Jay Baruchel, Jayne Eastwood, Lucy Filippone

Votes: 2,199

16. A Woman's Face (1941)

Passed | 106 min | Thriller, Drama

7.2
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A female blackmailer with a disfiguring facial scar meets a plastic surgeon who offers her the possibility of looking like a normal woman.

Writers: Francis de Croisset, Donald Ogden Stewart, Elliot Paul | Director: George Cukor | Stars: Joan Crawford, Melvyn Douglas, Conrad Veidt, Osa Massen

Votes: 1,499

17. Phantasmagoria (1995 Video Game)

M | Adventure, Horror

8.3
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A young successful author and her photographer husband buy a stunning and mysterious mansion on the outskirts of small town New England to find inspiration to continue her writing. What she... See full summary »

Writer: Roberta Williams | Director: Peter Maris | Stars: Victoria Morsell, David Homb, Robert Miano, Taylor Bernard

Votes: 419

18. Guna (1992)

167 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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Guna ( Kamal Haasan ) is a mentally affected person and receives treatment in a mental asylum in Hyderabad . He does not like his father and his mother is a moll in the house that they live... See full summary »

Writer: John E | Director: Santhana Bharathi | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Varalakshmi S., Rekha Mallick, Roshini

Votes: 1,143

19. Abducted (1986)

PG | 90 min | Drama, Thriller

5.2
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A woman jogger is abducted by a crazy mountain man, and taken to his cabin.

Writers: Boon Collins, Lindsay Bourne | Director: Boon Collins | Stars: Dan Haggerty, Roberta Weiss, Lawrence King-Phillips, William Nunn

Votes: 213

20. The Last Stop (2000)

R | 94 min | Thriller

5.1
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A group of quirky, snowbound strangers discover there are killers amongst them.

Writer: Bart Sumner | Director: Mark Malone | Stars: Adam Beach, Jürgen Prochnow, Rose McGowan, Callum Keith Rennie

Votes: 505

21. Women of Devil's Island (1962)

86 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

4.2
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Female prisoners are shipped to Devil's Island penal colony. They are indoctrinated into the prison life from abusive guards and then a new prison governor arrives with planned reforms.

Writer: Domenico Paolella | Director: Domenico Paolella | Stars: Guy Madison, Michèle Mercier, Federica Ranchi, Marisa Belli

Votes: 136

22. The Dark Past (1948)

Passed | 75 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Thriller

6.4
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An escaped psychopathic killer who takes the family and neighbors of police psychologist hostage reveals a recurring nightmare to the doctor.

Writers: Malvin Wald, Oscar Saul, Philip MacDonald, Michael Blankfort, Albert Duffy, James Warwick | Director: Rudolph Maté | Stars: William Holden, Nina Foch, Lee J. Cobb, Adele Jergens

Votes: 674

23. 'Til We Meet Again (1940)

Approved | 99 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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Dying Joan Ames meets criminal Dan Hardesty on a luxury liner as he is being transported back to America by policeman Steve Burke to face execution. Joan and Dan fall in love, their fates unbeknownst to one another.

Writers: Warren Duff, Robert Lord | Director: Edmund Goulding | Stars: Merle Oberon, George Brent, Pat O'Brien, Geraldine Fitzgerald

Votes: 374

24. Zero Woman: Red Handcuffs (1974)

Unrated | 88 min | Drama, Thriller, Crime

7.0
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Writers: Fumio Kônami, Hirô Matsuda, Tooru Shinohara | Director: Yukio Noda | Stars: Miki Sugimoto, Eiji Gô, Tetsurô Tanba, Hideo Murota

Votes: 636

25. The Criminal Code (1931)

Passed | 97 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.1
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After a failed attempt at running for governor, D.A. Mark Brady is appointed warden of the state prison where many of the criminals he prosecuted are incarcerated.

Writers: Martin Flavin, Fred Niblo Jr., Seton I. Miller | Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Walter Huston, Phillips Holmes, Constance Cummings, Boris Karloff

Votes: 587

26. Paper Dove (2003)

90 min | Drama

6.9
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Juan, a young man convicted of terrorism, is given amnesty from a Lima prison; he boards a bus to return home and, in his mind's eye, recalls events in his village near Huaraz when he was ... See full summary »

Writers: Fabrizio Aguilar, Gianfranco Annichini | Director: Fabrizio Aguilar | Stars: Antonio Callirgos, Eduardo Cesti, Aristóteles Picho, Liliana Trujillo

Votes: 254

27. Hitler - Beast of Berlin (1939)

Approved | 87 min | Drama, War

4.8
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Hans Memling, a young intellectual, patriotic German, is secretly opposed to the Nazi regime. With the aid of Gustav Schultz, Father Pommer, Anna Wahl and others, he is gleaning accurate ... See full summary »

Writers: Shepard Traube, Fred Myton | Director: Sam Newfield | Stars: Roland Drew, Steffi Duna, Greta Granstedt, Alan Ladd

Votes: 56

28. The Magic of David Copperfield 10: The Bermuda Triangle (1988 TV Special)

49 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.6
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This is the 10th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host Lisa Hartman and then presented by David Copperfield himself, from a huge triangular platform floating on the Atlantic ... See full summary »

Writer: Garry Bormet | Directors: David Copperfield, Gary Halvorson | Stars: David Copperfield, Lisa Hartman, Dawn Marie Swatchick

Votes: 23

29. We Who Are About to Die (1937)

Approved | 81 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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After he quits his job as an aircraft engineer in New Mexico after an argument with his boss, John Thompson decides to take his girlfriend and move to California. On his way to pick up his ... See full summary »

Writers: David Lamson, John Twist | Director: Christy Cabanne | Stars: Preston Foster, Ann Dvorak, John Beal, Ray Mayer

Votes: 65

30. Der Drücker (1986 TV Movie)

105 min | Drama

8.2
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Writers: Andreas Blechner, Bernhard Pfletschinger | Director: Uwe Frießner | Stars: Andreas Buttler, Heinz Hoenig, Herbert Raule, Uli Krohm

Votes: 28

31. Beyond the Purple Hills (1950)

Passed | 69 min | Action, Music, Western

6.0
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Hick town sheriff Gene must arrest Jack Beaumont even though he believe Jack innocent of his father's murder. Which, of course, he sets out to prove.

Writer: Norman S. Hall | Director: John English | Stars: Gene Autry, Champion, Jo-Carroll Dennison, Don Beddoe

Votes: 69

32. Jail Busters (1955)

Approved | 61 min | Comedy

7.1
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Chuck, a reporter for The Blade newspaper, gets beaten up while trying to get a story on prison corruption, and the rest of the Bowery Boys, Slip, Sach, and Butch, get themselves arrested ... See full summary »

Writers: Edward Bernds, Elwood Ullman | Director: William Beaudine | Stars: Leo Gorcey, Huntz Hall, Bernard Gorcey, Barton MacLane

Votes: 190

33. Hell's Drifter (2009)

94 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

6.1
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A malevolent vagrant decides to make life hell for an injured accident victim.

Writer: Peter Bergin | Director: Peter Bergin | Stars: Noel Aungier, Austin Prior, Siobhan Lam, Robert O'Brien

Votes: 29

34. Akuma no heya (1982)

89 min | Thriller

2.5
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Writers: Toshimichi Saeki, Saho Sasazawa, Chûsei Sone | Director: Chûsei Sone | Stars: Reiko Nakamura, Johnny Ohkura, Ryôhei Uchida, Masami Horiuchi

Votes: 6

35. Frankie (2006)

Not Rated | 7 min | Short, Horror, Thriller

7.4
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A boy named Frankie digs himself into a hell that he can't get out of.

Writers: Ryan Cannon, Eric Yang | Director: Eric Yang | Stars: Ryan Cannon, Frankie G. Foti, Valerie Gorsuch, Michael Heaney

Votes: 44

36. Owen's Obsession (2002 Video)

73 min | Adventure

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Owen works with Kristen and has had a crush on the lovely redhead since they first met, but she won't give him the time of day. His obsession leads him to kidnap the beautiful woman in hopes that she'll fall in love with him.

Writer: Isaac W. | Director: Isaac W. | Stars: Natasha Flade, Ryan St. Germain, Isaac W.

37. The Fixer (2008– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2008)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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John Mercer is serving a lengthy prison term for having killed his aunt and uncle. He is freed however by police and assigned to a special police squad that focuses on disorganizing ... See full summary »

Creator: Ben Richards | Stars: Amelda Brown, Andrew Buchan, Peter Mullan, Jody Latham

Votes: 29

38. Breaking Bad (2008–2013)
Episode: Granite State (2013)

TV-14 | 55 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

9.0
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Walt struggles as he adapts to aspects of his new identity. Jesse plans an escape against Jack and his crew.

Creator: Vince Gilligan | Director: Peter Gould | Stars: Bryan Cranston, Anna Gunn, Aaron Paul, Dean Norris

Votes: 18,078

39. The Musketeers (2014– )
Episode: Musketeers Don't Die Easily (2014)

55 min | Adventure, Drama

8.9
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Milady seeks her revenge against the Musketeers. Will the Musketeers outwit her or will she destroy them by manipulating their weakest link; D'Artagnan?

Writers: Adrian Hodges, Alexandre Dumas père | Director: Farren Blackburn | Stars: Tom Burke, Maimie McCoy, Santiago Cabrera, Luke Pasqualino

Votes: 265

40. The Sweeney (1975–1978)
Episode: Ringer (1975)

60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.9
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After Regan's car is stolen with invaluable surveillance photos from a stakeout, the thief gives a heads-up to Sweeney's target.

Creator: Ian Kennedy Martin | Director: Terry Green | Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, Ian Hendry

Votes: 65

41. Threshold (2005– )
Episode: The Crossing (2006)

Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.9
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An attempted breakout by the infected humans in Threshold custody leads to a plan to transport them to a more secure location.

Creator: Bragi F. Schut | Director: Paul Shapiro | Stars: Carla Gugino, Brian Van Holt, Brent Spiner, Rob Benedict

Votes: 67

42. Bored to Death (2009–2011)
Episode: The Gowanus Canal Has Gonorrhea! (2010)

TV-MA | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

8.2
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George worries about remaining "intact" after getting some sobering news from Dr. Kenwood, his new urologist. A bad day for Jonathan gets worse when a pair of S&M henchmen kidnap him, ... See full summary »

Creator: Jonathan Ames | Director: Michael Lehmann | Stars: Jason Schwartzman, Zach Galifianakis, Ted Danson, Heather Burns

Votes: 177

43. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Slave Traders (1965)

TV-PG | 24 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.7
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The travelers decide to take a holiday near ancient Rome, but after a month the Doctor gets restless. He and Vicki determine to visit Rome, and while they are gone Ian and Barbara are ... See full summary »

Creator: Sydney Newman | Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: William Hartnell, William Russell, Jacqueline Hill, Maureen O'Brien

Votes: 157

44. I Spy (1965–1968)
Episode: Vendetta (1966)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.9
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A local family in Italy kidnaps Kelly with the intention of holding court over him for the death of their favorite son in the Korean War. Once again Scotty's investigation and recovery ... See full summary »

Writer: Marion Hargrove | Director: Alf Kjellin | Stars: Robert Culp, Bill Cosby, Victor Francen, Osvaldo Ruggieri

Votes: 21