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1. Atonement (2007)

R | 123 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

7.8
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85 Metascore

Fledgling writer Briony Tallis, as a thirteen-year-old, irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit.

Director: Joe Wright | Stars: Keira Knightley, James McAvoy, Brenda Blethyn, Saoirse Ronan

Votes: 207,902 | Gross: $50.93M

2. In Bruges (2008)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.9
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67 Metascore

Guilt-stricken after a job gone wrong, hitman Ray and his partner await orders from their ruthless boss in Bruges, Belgium, the last place in the world Ray wants to be.

Director: Martin McDonagh | Stars: Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Ciarán Hinds, Elizabeth Berrington

Votes: 328,940 | Gross: $7.76M

3. Bend It Like Beckham (2002)

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

6.7
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66 Metascore

The daughter of orthodox Sikh rebels against her parents' traditionalism and joins a football team.

Director: Gurinder Chadha | Stars: Parminder Nagra, Keira Knightley, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Anupam Kher

Votes: 94,543 | Gross: $32.54M

4. Hair (1979)

PG | 121 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

7.6
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68 Metascore

Claude Bukowski leaves the family ranch in Oklahoma for New York where he is rapidly embraced into the hippie group of youngsters led by Berger, yet he's already been drafted. He soon falls in love with Sheila Franklin, a rich girl but still a rebel inside.

Director: Milos Forman | Stars: John Savage, Treat Williams, Beverly D'Angelo, Annie Golden

Votes: 29,178 | Gross: $15.28M

5. Tell No One (2006)

Unrated | 131 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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82 Metascore

After eight long years since his beloved wife's hideous murder, unexpectedly, an accidental discovery of two bodies near a Doctor's estate will stir things again in a long-forgotten buried case that nothing is as it appears.

Director: Guillaume Canet | Stars: François Cluzet, Marie-Josée Croze, André Dussollier, Kristin Scott Thomas

Votes: 42,090 | Gross: $6.18M

6. Body Heat (1981)

R | 113 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.4
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77 Metascore

In the midst of a searing Florida heat wave, a woman persuades her lover, a small-town lawyer, to murder her rich husband.

Director: Lawrence Kasdan | Stars: William Hurt, Kathleen Turner, Richard Crenna, Ted Danson

Votes: 25,161 | Gross: $24.06M

7. Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

TV-MA | 131 min | Drama

8.1
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A bitter, aging couple, with the help of alcohol, use a young couple to fuel anguish and emotional pain towards each other.

Director: Mike Nichols | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, George Segal, Sandy Dennis

Votes: 59,903

8. A Promise (2013)

R | 98 min | Drama, Music, Romance

5.7
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36 Metascore

A romantic drama set in Germany just before WWI and centered on a married woman who falls in love with her husband's protégé. Separated first by duties and then by the war, they pledge their devotion to one another.

Director: Patrice Leconte | Stars: Rebecca Hall, Alan Rickman, Richard Madden, Toby Murray

Votes: 3,059

9. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978)

PG | 113 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

3.9
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Small town band hits it big, but they must battle a nefarious plot in the music industry.

Director: Michael Schultz | Stars: Peter Frampton, Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb

Votes: 5,221 | Gross: $12.90M

10. Beloved (1998)

R | 172 min | Drama, History, Horror

5.9
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57 Metascore

Based on the book by Toni Morrison, in which a slave is visited by the spirit of her deceased daughter.

Director: Jonathan Demme | Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover, Yada Beener, Emil Pinnock

Votes: 6,364 | Gross: $22.85M

11. Kiss Them for Me (1957)

Approved | 105 min | Comedy, Romance

5.8
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In 1944, three Navy pilots stationed in Hawaii and a P.R. officer go on a 4-day leave to San Francisco where they party with a good crowd in the executive suite of a busy hotel.

Director: Stanley Donen | Stars: Cary Grant, Jayne Mansfield, Leif Erickson, Suzy Parker

Votes: 1,612

12. The Last of the Blonde Bombshells (2000 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 83 min | Comedy, Music

7.4
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A woman tries to reunite the swing band she played with during World War II.

Director: Gillies MacKinnon | Stars: Judi Dench, Ian Holm, Leslie Caron, Olympia Dukakis

Votes: 1,271

13. Once Upon a Time in the Midlands (2002)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.2
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56 Metascore

After seeing his ex-girlfriend (Henderson) turn down a nationally televised marriage proposal, a small-time crook (Carlyle) returns to his hometown to try and win back her heart.

Director: Shane Meadows | Stars: Robert Carlyle, Rhys Ifans, Kathy Burke, Vanessa Feltz

Votes: 3,724 | Gross: $0.17M

14. My Father's Glory (1990)

G | 105 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.6
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A young boy's life in turn-of-the-century France. Marcel, witnesses the success of his teacher father, as well as the success of his arrogant Uncle Jules. Marcel and family spend their ... See full summary »

Director: Yves Robert | Stars: Philippe Caubère, Nathalie Roussel, Didier Pain, Thérèse Liotard

Votes: 5,189 | Gross: $1.71M

15. Casque d'Or (1952)

Not Rated | 94 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.8
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In an open-air dance hall, the members of Leca's gang are relaxing with their ladies. One of them, Marie, aka "Casque d'Or" (Golden Helmet) meets Manda, a carpenter. Her man Roland belongs ... See full summary »

Director: Jacques Becker | Stars: Simone Signoret, Serge Reggiani, Claude Dauphin, Raymond Bussières

Votes: 3,833

16. My Sister Eileen (1955)

Approved | 108 min | Musical, Comedy, Romance

6.8
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Ruth and her beautiful sister Eileen come to New York's Greenwich Village looking for "fame, fortune and a 'For Rent' sign on Barrow Street". They find an apartment (such as it is!), but ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Quine | Stars: Janet Leigh, Jack Lemmon, Betty Garrett, Bob Fosse

Votes: 1,243

17. Villa des roses (2002)

PG-13 | 118 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.1
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Louise Créteur's husband dies on the Titanic trying to emigrate, so she must leave their boy Lucien with her old dad in Honfleur and leave the Normandy countryside for greater Paris. She ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Van Passel | Stars: Julie Delpy, Shaun Dingwall, Harriet Walter, Shirley Henderson

Votes: 370

18. Swimming Upstream (2002)

PG-13 | 105 min | Drama

6.4
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The scrapbook of most teenagers shows family members and friends at a picnic, at the high school basketball game, at Disneyland. Morris Bird III's, however, paints a different picture. This... See full summary »

Director: Robert J. Emery | Stars: Matt Czuchry, Elisabeth Harnois, Michael Moriarty, Kelly Rutherford

Votes: 168

19. Vice Versa (1948)

111 min | Comedy

6.5
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Businessman Paul Bultitude is sending his son Dick to a boarding school. While holding a magic stone from India, he wishes that he could be young again. His wish is immediately fulfilled ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Ustinov | Stars: Roger Livesey, Kay Walsh, Petula Clark, David Hutcheson

Votes: 247

20. Syberia (2002 Video Game)

T | Adventure, Drama

9.0
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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.

Stars: Caroline Daparo, Hubert Drac, Sharon Mann, Céline Montsarrat

Votes: 632

21. That's Right - You're Wrong (1939)

Approved | 94 min | Comedy, Music

6.2
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Radio sensation Kay Kyser and his band are lured to Hollywood to make a movie, but the screenwriters assigned to the project have difficulty tailoring a script to Kyser's persona.

Director: David Butler | Stars: Kay Kyser, Adolphe Menjou, May Robson, Lucille Ball

Votes: 192

22. Trocadero (1944)

Approved | 74 min | Comedy, Music

6.2
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A newspaper columnist and host of his own national network radio program, interviewing more film personalities on his show than any other commentator, is searching for a story for a Sunday ... See full summary »

Director: William Nigh | Stars: Rosemary Lane, Johnny Downs, Ralph Morgan, Dick Purcell

Votes: 69

23. The Mayor of 44th Street (1942)

Approved | 86 min | Drama, Music, Romance

6.0
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Joe Jonathan tries to keep his business on the level after some shady dealings but will his cronies let him?

Director: Alfred E. Green | Stars: George Murphy, Anne Shirley, William Gargan, Richard Barthelmess

Votes: 77

24. Cadet Girl (1941)

Approved | 68 min | Comedy, Romance

7.2
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West Point cadet Tex Mallory falls in love with Gene Baxter, a girl who sings with his brother's band. Even though it will mean his leaving the Academy, they decide to marry. But when ... See full summary »

Director: Ray McCarey | Stars: Carole Landis, George Montgomery, Shepperd Strudwick, William Tracy

Votes: 13

25. A Day at Santa Anita (1937)

18 min | Short, Drama, Family

6.6
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Orphaned horse-trainer's little daughter has reciprocated bond with horse, which needs her presence to win races.

Director: Bobby Connolly | Stars: Sybil Jason, Marcia Ralston, Matthew 'Stymie' Beard, Joseph Crehan

Votes: 222

26. The Big Show-Off (1945)

Approved | 69 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

6.2
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Joe Bagley, owner of the Blue Heaven Club, tries to foster a romance between shy pianist Sandy Elliott and band vocalist June Mayfield. Joe tells June that Sandy is really a professional, ... See full summary »

Director: Howard Bretherton | Stars: Arthur Lake, Dale Evans, Lionel Stander, George Meeker

Votes: 33

27. Sing for Your Supper (1941)

Passed | 66 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.0
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Evelyn Palmer, a débutante society girl who also is a property landlord, becomes interested in the plight of one of her tenants, a struggling band-leader, to the extent she becomes a ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Jinx Falkenburg, Charles 'Buddy' Rogers, Bert Gordon, Eve Arden

Votes: 7

28. Ozzie Nelson and His Orchestra (1943)

Passed | 9 min | Short, Music

6.4
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Ozzie Nelson leads his orchestra in two standard numbers, and Ozzie performs two novelty songs.

Director: Jean Negulesco | Stars: Ozzie Nelson and Orchestra, Ozzie Nelson, Harriet Nelson

Votes: 59

29. Talk About a Lady (1946)

Passed | 71 min | Musical, Romance

7.6
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A country girl, wanting to break into show-business, comes to New York City and, by her actions, manages to restore the optimism of a jaded and disillusioned nightclub owner. Eventually she... See full summary »

Director: George Sherman | Stars: Jinx Falkenburg, Forrest Tucker, Joe Besser, Trudy Marshall

Votes: 5

30. Harris in the Spring (1937)

Approved | 20 min | Short, Comedy, Musical

6.8
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Band leader Phil Harris, through a misunderstanding, finds himself with a job as a professional escort, and a date to take a rich young society girl to a night club. She picks the club ... See full summary »

Director: Leslie Goodwins | Stars: Phil Harris, Joan Barclay, Ruth Robbins, Jack Carson

Votes: 9

31. Frances Carroll & 'The Coquettes' (1940)

Passed | 10 min | Short, Music

7.2
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Bandleader Carroll leads The Coquettes, an all-female band, in several swing tunes.

Director: Roy Mack | Stars: Frances Carroll, Eunice Healey, Viola Smith

Votes: 35

32. Glamour Girl (1948)

Approved | 68 min | Drama, Music, Romance

7.7
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The marriage of Ray Royle (Jack Leonard) to recording company talent scout Lorraine (Virginia Grey) ends in divorce after she tries to dictate both his personal and professional life. Her ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Dreifuss | Stars: Gene Krupa and His Orchestra, Gene Krupa, Virginia Grey, Michael Duane

Votes: 6

33. Little Miss Broadway (1947)

Passed | 70 min | Comedy, Music

7.6
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Judy Gibson Jean Porter), upon leaving finishing school, goes to meet her relatives, whom she believes to be wealthy and socially prominent. Actually, there are penniless Broadway ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Dreifuss | Stars: Jean Porter, John Shelton, Ruth Donnelly, Doris Houck

Votes: 8

34. Beauty and the Beach (1941)

Approved | 11 min | Short, Music

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This Paramount Headliner short (in-house number A1-1) was filmed at Jones Beach and features a background of pretty girls, bathing suits and the ocean. Johnny Long and His Orchestra provide... See full summary »

Director: Leslie M. Roush | Stars: Johnny Long, Johnny Long and His Orchestra, Helen Young, Bob Huston

35. Cab Calloway's Jitterbug Party (1935)

Approved | 8 min | Short, Music, Musical

7.2
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Cab Calloway performs two numbers at the Cotton Club, then takes his friends down to Harlem for a jitterbug party.

Director: Fred Waller | Stars: Cab Calloway, Cab Calloway and His Cotton Club Orchestra, Lena Horne, Avon Long

Votes: 46

36. Lawrence Welk and His Champagne Music (1950)

Approved | 11 min | Short, Music

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Lawrence Welk and his Champagne Music (and Orchestra) are playing their music in a fictional nightclub setting in which one of the band musicians is out in the audience playing a ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Skinner | Stars: Lawrence Welk, Helen Ramsay, Roy Woldum, Lawrence Welk and His Orchestra

37. Midnight Serenade (1947)

Approved | 18 min | Short, Musical, Romance

6.3
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Disc jockey Richard Webb is all set to marry Carolyn Butler when he finds he still has a crush on singer Peggy Lee. He and his sidekick Paul Lees reminisce on the air about fond memories of... See full summary »

Director: Alvin Ganzer | Stars: Peggy Lee, Richard Webb, Paul Lees, Carolyn Butler

Votes: 6

38. Nat 'King' Cole and Joe Adams Orchestra (1952)

Approved | 15 min | Short, Music

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This Universal musical short (Universal number 7303) features Nat "King" Cole singing three sons ---"Too Young" - "Destination Moon" - "That's My Girl" --- while backed up by Joe Adams and ... See full summary »

Director: Will Cowan | Stars: Nat 'King' Cole, Joe Adams, Mauri Lynn, Clarence Metcalfe

39. Symphony in Swing (1949)

Approved | 15 min | Short, Music

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A Universal "Name Band Musical" with Duke Ellington and his Orchestra opening with "Take the 'A' Train", followed by "Suddenly It Jumped" which serves as accompaniment for the dancing of ... See full summary »

Director: Will Cowan | Stars: Duke Ellington, Duke Ellington Orchestra, The Edwards Sisters

40. Let's Make Rhythm (1947)

Approved | 20 min | Musical, Short

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A sailor on leave (Jay Norris) falls in love with the voice of a juke-box ("soundies"-type box) girl but his friend, not wanting him to get involved, ruins the machine. The Girl (Gail Davis... See full summary »

Director: Wallace Grissell | Stars: Stan Kenton, June Christy, Gail Davis, Jay Norris

41. Samba-Mania (1948)

Approved | 18 min | Short, Musical, Romance

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Night club owner Russ Vincent hires boogie-woogie dancer Betty Hannon for a spot in a South American revue headed by Lita Baron (as Isabelita.) The latter is wary of Hannon's motives, but ... See full summary »

Director: Billy Daniel | Stars: Lita Baron, Russ Vincent, Billy Daniel, Betty Hannon

42. Hal Kemp and His Orchestra (1941)

Approved | 9 min | Short, Music

5.9
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Hal Kemp leads his orchestra in four popular songs.

Director: Jean Negulesco | Stars: Hal Kemp, Robert Allen, Janet Blair, Randy Brooks

Votes: 15

43. Symphony of Swing (1939)

Approved | 9 min | Short, Music

7.1
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Artie Shaw and his orchestra perform popular songs with guest stars.

Director: Joseph Henabery | Stars: Artie Shaw, Artie Shaw and His Orchestra, Helen Forrest, Tony Pastor

Votes: 58

44. Carnival in April (1953)

Approved | 18 min | Short, Music

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Universal released this short in both 3-D (production number 9101) and 2-D (production number 9301)format, the latter for theatres not equipped to show 3-D films. The Carlos Molina ... See full summary »

Director: Will Cowan | Stars: Carlos Molina, Toni Arden, Josephine Premice, Fernando Rodríguez

45. Smart Politics (1948)

Approved | 65 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.8
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The growth of juvenile crime in a small town starts a movement for the building of a youth center. The project leaders discuss with the town mayor Phineas Wharton Sr. about buying an old ... See full summary »

Director: Will Jason | Stars: Freddie Stewart, June Preisser, Frankie Darro, Warren Mills

Votes: 10

46. Belle of Old Mexico (1950)

Passed | 70 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

6.4
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Kip Armitage III, a young college professor, travels south to Mexico, to follow through on his pledge to a dying WWII army buddy, to adopt his young daughter, Rosita. But when he gets south... See full summary »

Director: R.G. Springsteen | Stars: Estelita Rodriguez, Robert Rockwell, Dorothy Patrick, Thurston Hall

Votes: 12

47. In the Groove (1941)

Approved | 17 min | Short, Music

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This Name Band Musical short from Universal (production number 6222) features Freddie Slack and his orchestra, with Martha Mears the featured singer. The Tanner Sisters (Betty, Martha and ... See full summary »

Director: Larry Ceballos | Stars: Freddie Slack, Freddie Slack's Orchestra, Martha Mears, Sunnie O'Dea

48. Caldonia (1945)

Approved | 18 min | Musical, Short

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Louis Jordan, with his band, sings and performs the title song, "Caldonia,", and "Honey Child," "Tillie" and 'Buzz Me", wowing the jitter-buggers, zoot suits and bobby-soxers of the mid-... See full summary »

Director: William Forest Crouch | Stars: Louis Jordan, Cab Calloway, Doc Cheatham, Milt Hinton

49. The Little Witch (1945)

Approved | 20 min | Short, Musical, Romance

7.7
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Olga San Juan is the singing and dancing star of a night club in a South America country,and is in love with Bob Graham, the orchestra leader and vocalist, whose wealthy parents are unaware... See full summary »

Director: George Templeton | Stars: Olga San Juan, Bob Graham, Adeline De Walt Reynolds, Pedro de Cordoba

Votes: 6

50. Romance in Rhythm (1940)

Approved | 10 min | Short, Music

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Using a nightclub setting, Carl Hoff and His Orchestra provide the music. Band vocalist Barry McKinley sings, the Randall Sisters do their interpretation of "The Whirling Dervish." The ... See full summary »

Director: Lloyd French | Stars: Carl Hoff, Carl Hoff Orchestra, Barry McKinley, Paul Cordner