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1. The Giver (2014)

PG-13 | 97 min | Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi

6.5
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47 Metascore

In a seemingly perfect community, without war, pain, suffering, differences or choice, a young boy is chosen to learn from an elderly man about the true pain and pleasure of the "real" world.

Writers: Michael Mitnick, Robert B. Weide, Lois Lowry | Director: Phillip Noyce | Stars: Brenton Thwaites, Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep, Taylor Swift

Votes: 85,769 | Gross: $45.09M

2. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)

PG | 115 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

6.7
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72 Metascore

A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.

Writers: Roald Dahl, John August | Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Johnny Depp, Freddie Highmore, David Kelly, Helena Bonham Carter

Votes: 319,006 | Gross: $206.46M

3. The Island (2005)

PG-13 | 136 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

6.9
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50 Metascore

Lincoln Six Echo is just like everyone else - he's waiting to go to the Island, the only place left in the world to actually live a life. Thousands of people stay at a facility waiting to ... See full summary »

Writers: Caspian Tredwell-Owen, Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci | Director: Michael Bay | Stars: Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor, Djimon Hounsou, Steve Buscemi

Votes: 262,704 | Gross: $35.80M

4. Barbarella (1968)

PG | 98 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

5.9
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In the distant future, a highly sexual woman is assigned with finding and stopping the evil Durand-Durand. Along the way, she encounters various unusual people.

Writers: Jean-Claude Forest, Claude Brulé, Terry Southern, Roger Vadim, Vittorio Bonicelli, Clement Biddle Wood, Brian Degas, Tudor Gates | Director: Roger Vadim | Stars: Jane Fonda, John Phillip Law, Anita Pallenberg, Milo O'Shea

Votes: 24,255

5. The Running Man (1987)

R | 101 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

6.6
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A wrongly convicted man must try to survive a public execution gauntlet staged as a game show.

Writers: Stephen King, Steven E. de Souza | Director: Paul Michael Glaser | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Maria Conchita Alonso, Yaphet Kotto, Jim Brown

Votes: 112,232 | Gross: $38.12M

6. Demolition Man (1993)

R | 115 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

6.6
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34 Metascore

A police officer is brought out of suspended animation in prison to pursue an old ultra-violent nemesis who is loose in a non-violent future society.

Writers: Peter M. Lenkov, Robert Reneau, Daniel Waters | Director: Marco Brambilla | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Wesley Snipes, Sandra Bullock, Nigel Hawthorne

Votes: 123,969 | Gross: $58.06M

7. Logan's Run (1976)

PG | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.8
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An idyllic sci-fi future has one major drawback: life must end at the age of 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: 39,651 | Gross: $25.00M

8. Mon Oncle (1958)

Passed | 117 min | Comedy

7.9
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Monsieur Hulot visits the technology-driven world of his sister, brother-in-law, and nephew, but he can't quite fit into the surroundings.

Writers: Jacques Lagrange, Jean L'Hôte, Jacques Tati | Director: Jacques Tati | Stars: Jacques Tati, Jean-Pierre Zola, Adrienne Servantie, Lucien Frégis

Votes: 13,470

9. Zeitgeist: Moving Forward (2011)

Not Rated | 161 min | Documentary

8.3
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A feature length documentary work which presents a case for a needed transition out of the current socioeconomic monetary paradigm which governs the entire world society. This subject ... See full summary »

Writer: Peter Joseph | Director: Peter Joseph | Stars: Peter Joseph, Robert Sapolsky, Gabor Mate, Richard Wilkinson

Votes: 15,346

10. Pygmalion (1938)

Not Rated | 89 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.9
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Shaw's play in which a Victorian dialect expert bets that he can teach a lower-class girl to speak proper English and thus be taken for a lady.

Writers: George Bernard Shaw, W.P. Lipscomb, Cecil Lewis | Directors: Anthony Asquith, Leslie Howard | Stars: Leslie Howard, Wendy Hiller, Wilfrid Lawson, Marie Lohr

Votes: 5,943

11. Thunderbolt (1995)

R | 110 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.3
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In order to release his kidnapped sister, sports car mechanic Jackie Chan has to beat a super-criminal street racer.

Writers: Gordon Chan, Hing-Ka Chan, Paul Clay, Wai Chung Kwok | Director: Gordon Chan | Stars: Jackie Chan, Anita Yuen, Michael Wong, Thorsten Nickel

Votes: 6,094

12. Carry on Spying (1964)

87 min | Comedy

6.3
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A top secret chemical formula has been stolen by STENCH (the Society for the Total Extinction of Non-Conforming Humans), and so Agent Simpkins and his three trainees are hot on the trail, ... See full summary »

Writers: Talbot Rothwell, Sid Colin | Director: Gerald Thomas | Stars: Kenneth Williams, Barbara Windsor, Bernard Cribbins, Charles Hawtrey

Votes: 1,688

13. Empties (2007)

104 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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A comic love story about a man who refuses to accept that old age is empty of love, meaning and value to society.

Writer: Zdenek Sverák | Director: Jan Sverák | Stars: Zdenek Sverák, Daniela Kolárová, Pavel Landovský, Tatiana Vilhelmová

Votes: 3,696

14. Culture in Decline (2012– )

30 min | Documentary

8.5
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A satirical yet serious expression that challenges various cultural phenomena existing today which most of society seem to take for granted. Nothing is considered sacred in this Series ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Joseph, Scott Dennett

Votes: 327

15. Who's Minding the Mint? (1967)

Not Rated | 97 min | Comedy

7.2
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A mint worker accidentally destroys some money and decides to break in and reprint it, but find he has some unwanted partners.

Writers: R.S. Allen, Harvey Bullock | Director: Howard Morris | Stars: Jim Hutton, Dorothy Provine, Milton Berle, Joey Bishop

Votes: 771

16. Human Resources (1999)

100 min | Drama

7.4
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78 Metascore

The 35-hour work week has all of France in its thrall. This film turns it into a feature about economic and familial politics. Frank, a business school graduate, returns to his provincial ... See full summary »

Writers: Laurent Cantet, Gilles Marchand | Director: Laurent Cantet | Stars: Jalil Lespert, Jean-Claude Vallod, Chantal Barré, Véronique de Pandelaère

Votes: 2,141 | Gross: $0.12M

17. Heroes for Sale (1933)

76 min | Drama, War

7.8
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The saga of Tom Holmes - a man of principles - from the Great War to the Great Depression. Will he ever get a break? His war heroics earn fame and a medal for someone else, and his wounds ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Lord, Wilson Mizner | Director: William A. Wellman | Stars: Loretta Young, Richard Barthelmess, Aline MacMahon, Gordon Westcott

Votes: 1,665

18. Love Machine (2002)

110 min | Documentary

7.5
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In a culture preoccupied with its own technological prowess in the development of labor-saving machines, one can't help but wonder how long it will be before we see humanoid robots and ... See full summary »

Writers: Peter Asaro, Douglas Matejka | Director: Peter Asaro | Stars: Joan Almon, Cynthia Breazeal, Rodney Brooks, Colleen Cordes

Votes: 14

19. Syberia (2002 Video Game)

T | Adventure, Drama

8.9
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N.Y. Lawyer Kate Walker embarks on a journey of self-discovery after she is sent to France to negotiate a deal that winds up sending her on the trail of a brain-damaged genius.

Writers: Catherine Peyrot, Benoît Sokal | Stars: Caroline Daparo, Hubert Drac, Sharon Mann, Céline Montsarrat

Votes: 474

20. The Terminator (1991 Video Game)

Unrated | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

7.7
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Take on the role of Kyle Reese and his quest to save Sarah Connor from termination.

Writers: James Cameron, Julian LeFay, Craig Walton, Neil Young | Director: Julian LeFay

Votes: 327

21. Erogena zona (1981)

91 min | Comedy, Romance

7.1
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Momcilo 'Moca' Stojisavljevic have just finished his military term, now faced with problems like finding a job and a place to live. His old girlfriend is now pregnant and comes to live with... See full summary »

Writers: Rajko Grlic, Dejan Karaklajic, Goran Markovic, Slobodan Stojanovic | Director: Dejan Karaklajic | Stars: Milan Gutovic, Marina Urbanc, Sonja Divac, Dusica Zegarac

Votes: 80

22. Auton (1997 Video)

57 min | Sci-Fi

6.5
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In a top-secret UNIT warehouse Dr Sally Arnold is studying a Nestene energy unit with little success. Until she subjects it to cosmic signals that activate it and it awakens several dormant Autons stored in the facility.

Writers: Nicholas Briggs, Robert Holmes | Director: Nicholas Briggs | Stars: Michael Wade, Bryonie Pritchard, George Telfer, Reece Shearsmith

Votes: 81

23. Submarines: Sharks of Steel (1993)

240 min | War

8.0
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Writers: Michael Caulfield, Scott Hicks | Director: Scott Hicks

Votes: 27

24. Lighthouse Unmanned (2017)

Drama | Pre-production

Heroes become victims. Lighthouse Unmanned is a drama with an ensemble cast which follows two lighthouse families through the pain and turmoil that occurred when the lighthouse beacon began to be operated remotely by a computer.

Writer: Sharma Krauskopf | Director: Sharma Krauskopf | Stars: Jessica Bell, Clayton Stocker Myers, Annette Duffy, Bryan Patrick Stoyle

25. The Vision (1993 Video)

5 min | Short, Comedy, Sci-Fi

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Corporate commercial for Boole and Babbage Inc., an automation computer software company bought out by BMC Software in 1998. Star Trek TNG's Commander Riker helps Harold, a lowly B&B employee with a vision, solve a technical issue.

Star: Jonathan Frakes

26. Dog Gone Modern (1939)

Approved | 7 min | Family, Animation, Short

6.5
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The Two Curious Puppies visit a model home with a panoply of modern inventions, including an annoying robot that sweeps up anything that touches the floor.

Director: Chuck Jones | Stars: Mel Blanc, The Sportsmen Quartet

Votes: 109

27. Shop Look & Listen (1940)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Family, Short

6.9
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J.T. Gimlet's department store is closed, and the mice are going on a tour, led by the same W.C. Fields mouse as in Little Blabbermouse (1940). First, the shoe department, where we see ... See full summary »

Writer: Dave Monahan | Director: Friz Freleng | Stars: Mel Blanc, Tedd Pierce, Bill Thompson

Votes: 67

28. House Cleaning Blues (1937)

Approved | 6 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.9
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Housecleaning blues are just what Betty Boop has the morning after a wild party. Grampy to the rescue!

Director: Dave Fleischer | Stars: Jack Mercer, Mae Questel

Votes: 152

29. Oh, Johnny, How You Can Love! (1940)

Passed | 63 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

5.5
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Johnny Sandham (Tom Brown), a traveling salesman for a department store, agrees, under duress after his truck forced her roadster of the road, to take "Kelly" Archer (Peggy Moran), a ... See full summary »

Writers: Arthur T. Horman, Edwin Rutt | Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Tom Brown, Peggy Moran, Allen Jenkins, Donald Meek

Votes: 6

30. Betty Boop and Grampy (1935)

Passed | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.0
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Two piano movers, a fireman and a traffic cop all drop what they're doing to join Betty Boop at the contraption-happy Grampy's eccentric party.

Director: Dave Fleischer | Star: Mae Questel

Votes: 243

31. Little Lambkin (1940)

6 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

5.8
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A precocious toddler, wanting to return to his watermelon patch and a pair of animal friends in the country, tampers with the electronic gadgets in his new city home and creates chaos.

Writer: Joe Stultz | Director: Dave Fleischer

Votes: 68

32. The Chocolate Chase (1980 TV Short)

6 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

5.9
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Speedy Gonzales is once again called to get past Daffy Duck when he denies the mice of Mexico chocolate bunnies for Easter.

Director: Friz Freleng | Star: Mel Blanc

Votes: 75

33. Budet laskovyy dozhd (1984)

10 min | Animation, Short, Sci-Fi

7.6
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Animated Film based on Ray Bradbury's novel "The Martian Chronicles", on the short story called "There Will Come Soft Rains..."

Writers: Ray Bradbury, Nozim To'laho'jayev | Director: Nozim To'laho'jayev

Votes: 193

34. UPS/FedEx: Inside the Package Wars (2012 TV Movie)

Documentary

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Star: Brian Shactman

35. Men and Machines (1936)

Documentary, Short

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This short film produced by the National Association of Manufacturers takes the point of view that mechanization of the workplace, in which workers are replaced by machines, is actually a good thing for both labor and business.

Star: Lowell Thomas

36. The Merry Old Soul (1935)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

5.1
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Old King Cole marries the Woman in the Shoe. As soon as they get home, the babies show up from every drawer and closet, much to the king's chagrin. As the singers keep informing us (until ... See full summary »

Director: Friz Freleng | Star: Bernice Hansen

Votes: 59

37. The Impractical Joker (1937)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.4
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Betty Boop's baking is interrupted by her obnoxious practical-joking cousin, Irving. Can Grampy out-joke the joker?

Director: Dave Fleischer | Stars: Pinto Colvig, Jack Mercer, Mae Questel

Votes: 130

38. Made in Germany (2008)

20 min | Documentary, Short

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MADE IN GERMANY is a poetic film essay about modern workplaces - a science-fiction-film, which is not based in the future but in today's reality. The film shows a real but yet strange world... See full summary »

Director: Falk Peplinski

39. Die Maschine (1973)

53 min | Documentary

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Writer: Helma Sanders-Brahms | Director: Helma Sanders-Brahms

40. Concrete River

Short, Drama | Pre-production

A man wonders across the streets through different everyday situations seeking to reconnect the pieces of his soul. His enemies: his disturbed inner selves. This story ends only when an ... See full summary »

Writer: Lucas Paz | Director: Lucas Paz | Star: Lucas Paz

41. ABC Close-Up! (1960– )
Episode: Automation: The Awesome Servant (1961)

60 min | Documentary

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Star: Arthur Goldberg

42. Days of Revolt (2015– )
Episode: Company Town (2016)

News, Talk-Show

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Stars: José Castañeda, Chris Hedges, Anthony D. Prince

43. Moyers & Company (2012– )
Episode: Inequality for All (2013)

TV-G | 57 min | News, Talk-Show

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Robert Reich on Inequality for All.

Stars: David Brancaccio, Jacob Kornbluth, Bill Moyers, Robert Reich

44. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: The Brain Center at Whipple's (1964)

TV-PG | 25 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

6.6
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A heartless CEO completely automates his factory and lays off almost all of his workers over the objections of his employees.

Creator: Rod Serling | Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Richard Deacon, Paul Newlan, Ted de Corsia, Thalmus Rasulala

Votes: 489

45. Days of Revolt (2015– )
Episode: The Death of the American City (2016)

News, Talk-Show

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Stars: Roshaun Harris, Chris Hedges, Darryl Mitchell

46. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: The Musk Who Fell to Earth (2015)

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

5.8
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Inventor Elon Musk comes to Springfield, and Homer inspires him with a new idea that could revolutionize Springfield, but winds up costing Mr. Burns a ton of money.

Creators: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon | Director: Matthew Nastuk | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

Votes: 425

47. The Empire Files (2015– )
Episode: Understanding Marxism and Socialism (2016)

Documentary, News, Talk-Show

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Stars: Abby Martin, Richard Wolff