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1. The Blind Side (2009)

PG-13 | 129 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.7
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53 Metascore

The story of Michael Oher, a homeless and traumatized boy who became an All American football player and first round NFL draft pick with the help of a caring woman and her family.

Writers: John Lee Hancock, Michael Lewis | Director: John Lee Hancock | Stars: Quinton Aaron, Sandra Bullock, Tim McGraw, Jae Head

2. The Railway Man (2013)

R | 116 min | Biography, Drama, War

7.1
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59 Metascore

A former British Army officer, who was tormented as a prisoner of war at a Japanese labor camp during World War II, discovers that the man responsible for much of his treatment is still alive and sets out to confront him.

Writers: Frank Cottrell Boyce, Andy Paterson, Eric Lomax | Director: Jonathan Teplitzky | Stars: Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman, Stellan Skarsgård, Jeremy Irvine

3. One Chance (2013)

PG-13 | 103 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

6.7
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52 Metascore

The true story of Paul Potts, a shy, bullied shop assistant by day and an amateur opera singer by night who became a phenomenon after being chosen for -- and ultimately winning -- Britain's Got Talent (2007).

Writer: Justin Zackham | Director: David Frankel | Stars: James Corden, Alexandra Roach, Julie Walters, Colm Meaney

4. Too Big to Fail (2011 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 99 min | Drama

7.4
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Chronicles the financial meltdown of 2008 and centers on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson.

Writers: Peter Gould, Andrew Ross Sorkin | Director: Curtis Hanson | Stars: James Woods, John Heard, William Hurt, Erin Dilly

5. Middle Men (2009)

R | 105 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.5
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60 Metascore

Chronicles Jack Harris, one of the pioneers of internet commerce, as he wrestles with his morals and struggles not to drown in a sea of conmen, mobsters, drug addicts, and pornstars.

Writers: George Gallo, Andy Weiss | Director: George Gallo | Stars: Luke Wilson, Giovanni Ribisi, Gabriel Macht, James Caan

6. Texas Killing Fields (2011)

R | 105 min | Crime, Drama, History

5.7
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49 Metascore

In the Texas bayous, a local homicide detective teams up with a cop from New York City to investigate a series of unsolved murders.

Writer: Don Ferrarone | Director: Ami Canaan Mann | Stars: Sam Worthington, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Chloë Grace Moretz, Jessica Chastain

7. Love Ranch (2010)

R | 117 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.6
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37 Metascore

A drama centered around a married couple who opened the first legal brothel in Nevada.

Writer: Mark Jacobson | Director: Taylor Hackford | Stars: Helen Mirren, Joe Pesci, Sergio Peris-Mencheta, Gina Gershon

8. The Suspicions of Mr Whicher: The Murder at Road Hill House (2011 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama, Mystery

6.5
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Based on true events, a Scotland Yard Detective Inspector investigates the horrific murder of a three-year-old boy.

Writers: Kate Summerscale, Neil McKay | Director: James Hawes | Stars: Paddy Considine, Peter Capaldi, Tom Georgeson, William Beck

9. Melissa P. (2005)

100 min | Drama

4.8
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An adolescent girl, living with her mother and her grandmother, will have her first sexual experiences in a heavy and excessive way.

Writers: Barbara Alberti, Cristiana Farina, Luca Guadagnino, Melissa Panarello | Director: Luca Guadagnino | Stars: María Valverde, Letizia Ciampa, Primo Reggiani, Fabrizia Sacchi

10. The District (2000–2004)

44 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.1
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Despite having over 30 law enforcement agencies, Washington DC still has the highest crime rate in the US. With politics and indifference being a large factor in this, the city hires Newark... See full summary »

Creators: Terry George, Jack Maple | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas, Elizabeth Marvel

11. Holy Rollers (2010)

R | 89 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

5.9
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51 Metascore

In Brooklyn, a youth from an Orthodox Jewish community is lured into becoming an Ecstasy dealer by his pal who has ties to an Israeli drug cartel.

Writer: Antonio Macia | Director: Kevin Asch | Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Justin Bartha, Danny A. Abeckaser, Ari Graynor

12. Guilty (2011)

102 min | Drama

7.3
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Writers: Hubert Delarue, Serge Frydman, Vincent Garenq, Alain Marécaux | Director: Vincent Garenq | Stars: Philippe Torreton, Wladimir Yordanoff, Noémie Lvovsky, Raphaël Ferret

13. Red Like the Sky (2006)

96 min | Drama

7.8
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A nearly sightless boy is sent to a school for blind children, where he secretly discovers the possibilities of the recorded sound.

Writers: Cristiano Bortone, Paolo Sassanelli, Monica Zapelli | Director: Cristiano Bortone | Stars: Francesco Campobasso, Luca Capriotti, Marco Cocci, Simone Colombari

14. The Jewel (2011)

110 min | Drama

6.7
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Ernesto Bolta is the accountant of LEDA, a big agribusiness. Its founder, Amanzio Rastelli, appointed several of his relations to managerial positions and the firm decided quite lightly to ... See full summary »

Writers: Andrea Molaioli, Ludovica Rampoldi, Gabriele Romagnoli | Director: Andrea Molaioli | Stars: Toni Servillo, Remo Girone, Sarah Felberbaum, Fausto Maria Sciarappa

15. The Silent Service (1957– )

30 min | Action, War

8.3
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Documentary dramatic anthology about the U.S. Navy's submarine fleet. All stories were based on fact and the realism was heightened by actual use of combat footage from the files of the ... See full summary »

Stars: Thomas M. Dykers, Eric Morris, Robert Knapp, Ross Elliott

16. Heartland (1979)

PG | 96 min | Western, Drama

7.4
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A widow with a young daughter travels to a farm in Montana to manage the household of a farmer. After a while the man and woman develop a relationship that leads to a marriage. But life in the harsh place takes its toll.

Writers: Beth Ferris, William Kittredge | Director: Richard Pearce | Stars: Rip Torn, Conchata Ferrell, Barry Primus, Megan Folsom

17. Stavisky... (1974)

PG | 120 min | Biography, Drama

6.8
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Irrestisible charm and talent helps Serge Alexandre alias Stavisky, small-time swindler, to make friends with even most influential members of French industrial and political elite during ... See full summary »

Writer: Jorge Semprún | Director: Alain Resnais | Stars: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Charles Boyer, François Périer, Anny Duperey

18. The Embalmer (2002)

Not Rated | 101 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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71 Metascore

Peppino is an aging taxidermist constantly ridiculed for being short and somewhat creepy. He meets Valerio, a handsome young man fascinated by Peppino's work. Peppino, in turn, becomes ... See full summary »

Writers: Ugo Chiti, Massimo Gaudioso, Matteo Garrone | Director: Matteo Garrone | Stars: Ernesto Mahieux, Valerio Foglia Manzillo, Elisabetta Rocchetti, Lina Bernardi

19. Diaz - Don't Clean Up This Blood (2012)

127 min | Drama

7.4
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A reenactment of the final days of the 2001 G8 Summit.

Writers: Daniele Vicari, Laura Paolucci, Alessandro Bandinelli, Emanuele Scaringi | Director: Daniele Vicari | Stars: Claudio Santamaria, Jennifer Ulrich, Elio Germano, Davide Iacopini

20. Easy Prey (1986 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

7.1
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Based on a true story, a serial killer abducts his latest victim from a mall and assaults her. Confused by her atypical reaction, he doesn't kill her, but instead takes her along as he ... See full summary »

Writer: John Carlen | Director: Sandor Stern | Stars: Gerald McRaney, Sean McCann, Susan Hogan, Kate Lynch

21. Alla luce del sole (2005)

89 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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Padre Puglisi a priest from a mafia-controlled district of Paleremo, helps kids to get off the streets and in his church creates an embracing place of hope and righteousness, which means ... See full summary »

Writers: Giacomo Faenza, Roberto Faenza, Giacomo Aka Giacomo Faenza Maia | Director: Roberto Faenza | Stars: Luca Zingaretti, Alessia Goria, Corrado Fortuna, Giovanna Bozzolo

22. The Devil Strikes at Night (1957)

97 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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A serial killer terrorizes Hamburg, Germany, during World War II. When the local police can't seem to catch him, the SS is brought into the case.

Writers: Will Berthold, Werner Jörg Lüddecke | Director: Robert Siodmak | Stars: Claus Holm, Annemarie Düringer, Mario Adorf, Hannes Messemer

23. My Own Country (1998 TV Movie)

R | 95 min | Drama

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"My Own Country" tells the story of an East Indian doctor who settles in Johnson City, Tennessee. The doctor's name is Abraham Verghese, and he specializes in infectious diseases. It's 1985... See full summary »

Writers: Abraham Verghese, Jim Leonard, Sooni Taraporevala | Director: Mira Nair | Stars: Naveen Andrews, Glenne Headly, Hal Holbrook, Swoosie Kurtz

24. The Front Line (2009)

100 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.3
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An Italian man looks back from his jail cell on his youthful exploits as a political extremist with understanding, candour and remorse.

Writers: Sergio Segio, Renato De Maria, Sandro Petraglia, Ivan Cotroneo, Fidel Signorile | Director: Renato De Maria | Stars: Riccardo Scamarcio, Giovanna Mezzogiorno, Fabrizio Rongione, Dario Aita

25. Stille Nacht (2004)

82 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

6.4
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The young woman Laura Fischer has a session with a psychologist. The session begins with Laura telling that after two years of successive rapes of female students riding bicycles in the ... See full summary »

Writer: Frank Ketelaar | Director: Ineke Houtman | Stars: Josefien Hendriks, Liesbeth Kamerling, Victoria Koblenko, Caro Lenssen

26. The Hunt for the Unicorn Killer (1999 TV Movie)

240 min | Thriller, Drama

6.5
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An account of early 1970s social activist Ira Einhorn, who allegedly murdered his girlfriend and then fled the country.

Writers: Steven Levy, Bruce Graham | Director: William A. Graham | Stars: Kevin Anderson, Tom Skerritt, Naomi Watts, Kellie Overbey

27. You Are God (2012)

110 min | Biography, Drama, Music

6.8
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The process of creating Polish hip-hop group Paktofonika, its highs and lows and very last days of life of its frontman and co-founder Piotr (Magik) Luszcz.

Writer: Maciej Pisuk | Director: Leszek Dawid | Stars: Marcin Kowalczyk, Dawid Ogrodnik, Tomasz Schuchardt, Arkadiusz Jakubik

28. 2/11 Het spel van de wolf (2014)

90 min | Drama

5.3
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The conspiracy: the killing of Theo van Gogh. What was the role of the Dutch politics, the secret service (AIVD) and the press?

Writers: Theodor Holman, Gijs van de Westelaken | Director: Thomas Korthals Altes | Stars: Susan Visser, Johan Leysen, Pierre Bokma, William Hope

29. Calendar Girl, Cop, Killer? The Bambi Bembenek Story (1992 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

5.6
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Story of attractive cop Laurencia Bembenek, who, in 1982, was sentenced to prison for killing her husband's ex-wife in Milwaukee, WI

Writers: John Greenya, Larry Barber, Paul Barber | Director: Jerry London | Stars: Timothy Busfield, Lindsay Frost, John Karlen, Linda Blair

30. Viagem a Portugal (2011)

75 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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Writer: Sérgio Tréfaut | Director: Sérgio Tréfaut | Stars: Maria de Medeiros, Isabel Ruth, Makena Diop, Rebeca Close

31. The Night Stalker (I)

Drama | Announced

An account of serial killer Richard Ramírez and his rampage in California during the mid-1980s.

Writers: Philip Carlo, Nicolas Constantine

32. Cause célèbre (1987 TV Movie)

109 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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When a woman's husband is murdered by her lover, they are both tried for murder. The prosecution claims that she is the mastermind behind the crime, but she has an ace up her sleeve.

Writers: Terence Rattigan, Ken Taylor | Director: John Gorrie | Stars: Helen Mirren, Harry Andrews, David Suchet, David Morrissey

33. The Dominici Affair (1973)

105 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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Writers: Claude Bernard-Aubert, Daniel Boulanger, Louis-Emile Galey | Director: Claude Bernard-Aubert | Stars: Jeanne Allard, Max Amyl, Michel Bertay, Jean-Pierre Castaldi

34. Marian, Again (2005 TV Movie)

180 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

6.7
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School teacher Chris Bevan is a dutiful husband to his dull wife, Josie, and ingrate daughters. His best friend knows Chris' heart always belonged to Marian, his vibrant, flippant fiancée, ... See full summary »

Creators: Ben Court, Caroline Ip | Director: David Drury | Stars: Stephen Tompkinson, Owen Teale, Samantha Beckinsale, Kelly Harrison

35. Children of the Night (1985 TV Movie)

93 min | Drama

5.3
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Fact-based drama about a sociology graduate (Kathleen Quinlan) who starts working with teen prostitutes in Hollywood. The film does not draw back on its depiction of the brutality that the ... See full summary »

Writers: William Wood, Vickie Patik, Robert Guenette | Director: Robert Markowitz | Stars: Kathleen Quinlan, Nicholas Campbell, Mario Van Peebles, Lar Park-Lincoln

37. Irene (2009)

83 min | Drama

6.6
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A video diary shot and recorded by the filmmaker, using little more than his imagination and the happenstance and flow of the everyday, finally layering in a lifetime of memories.

Writer: Alain Cavalier | Director: Alain Cavalier | Stars: Alain Cavalier, Catherine Deneuve, Vanessa Widhoff

38. Gang Busters (1952– )

30 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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True crime stories and their investigations are dramatized.

Creator: Phillips Lord | Stars: Richard Crane, Robert Bice, John Goddard, Paul Dubov

39. Uno bianca (2001 TV Movie)

190 min | Drama

7.6
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Rimini, 1991. For more than a year, the uno bianca gang - they always use a white Fiat Uno - has plagued the area. Their crimes are violent, sometimes killing carabineri, and there's no ... See full summary »

Writers: Marco Melega, George Eastman, Gabriele Romagnoli, Stefano Rulli, Michele Soavi | Director: Michele Soavi | Stars: Kim Rossi Stuart, Dino Abbrescia, Dario D'Ambrosi, Claudio Botosso

40. Rome 11:00 (1952)

107 min | Drama

7.8
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Based on an actual incident, this is the story of five girls (told in a slow beginning) who are among the 200 women who answer a want ad for a modest secretarial position one rainy morning ... See full summary »

Writers: Corrado Alvaro, Giuseppe De Santis, Basilio Franchina, Gianni Puccini, Rodolfo Sonego, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Giuseppe De Santis | Stars: Eva Vanicek, Carla Del Poggio, Massimo Girotti, Lucia Bosé

41. Murder or Memory: A Moment of Truth Movie (1994 TV Movie)

105 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.1
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A young man, while under hypnosis, confesses to a brutal murder. But did he really do it?

Writers: Anthony Adams, Christina Adams, Dan Levine | Director: Christopher Leitch | Stars: Leigh Taylor-Young, Michael Brandon, Karl David-Djerf, Karen Austin

42. Scared Straight! Another Story (1980 TV Movie)

100 min | Crime, Drama

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Writer: T.S. Cook | Director: Richard Michaels | Stars: Bob Bragg, Randy Brooks, Tony Burton, Linden Chiles

43. Corbari (1970)

90 min | Action, War

7.3
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The real story of the partisan Silvio Corbari. He starts his career killing publicly one of his friends that was a fascist. Than, he set up a band of partisans in north Italy, completely ... See full summary »

Writers: Renato Niccolai, Valentino Orsini | Director: Valentino Orsini | Stars: Giuliano Gemma, Tina Aumont, Antonio Piovanelli, Frank Wolff

44. Blutgeld (2013 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

6.9
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In the 1980s a young man fights against the pharma industry when he and his brothers become infected with HIV from contaminated blood products.

Writers: Regine Bielefeldt, Kai-Uwe Hasenheit, René Heisig | Director: René Heisig | Stars: Max Riemelt, Lavinia Wilson, David Rott, Fabian Busch

45. Ninì Tirabusciò, la donna che inventò la mossa (1970)

94 min

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Comedy set at the time of King Umberto I of Monza (Italy) about Maria Sarti, aka Ninì Tirabusciò, actress/singer who caused a scandal with her raunchy dancing.

Writer: Marcello Fondato | Director: Marcello Fondato | Stars: Monica Vitti, Gastone Moschin, Carlo Giuffrè, Claude Rich

46. La señora de Fátima (1951)

90 min | Drama

6.8
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The story of the 1917 miracle of Fatima, in which the Virgin Mary appeared to three children--two girs and one boy.

Writer: Vicente Escrivá | Director: Rafael Gil | Stars: Ines Orsini, Fernando Rey, Tito Junco, José María Lado

47. The Zebra Man (1992)

11 min | Short

5.6
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The true story of Major Horace Ridler, an English aristocrat who returned from the First World War to 1920s London where he began his transformation into one of the world's greatest ... See full summary »

Writers: Tom Hare Duke, Peter Webber | Directors: Tom Hare Duke, Peter Webber | Stars: Duncan Bell, Minnie Driver, Peter Guinness, Garard Green

48. Black Out (2009)

95 min | Drama

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Antoine Rives, a young independent journalist, is shooting news about the return of Westerners fleeing human slaughters in Rwanda... He meets Clement, a Hutu student whose Tutsi girlfriend ... See full summary »

Writers: Jean-Christophe Klotz, Antoine Lacomblez | Director: Jean-Christophe Klotz | Stars: Jalil Lespert, Cyril Guei, Patrick Rameau, Jean-François Stévenin

49. The Abductors (1957)

Approved | 80 min | Crime, Drama

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Two men plot to steal and hold for ransom the remains of President Abraham Lincoln.

Writer: Ray Wander | Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: Victor McLaglen, George Macready, Fay Spain, Gavin Muir

50. Tijuana Makes Me Happy (2007)

PG-13 | 79 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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A boy will do anything to become a man and win the heart of a young prostitute... Even fight his rooster.

Writers: Dylan Verrechia, James Lefkowitz, Pablo Tendilla Rocha, Aidee Gonzalez, Rafael Saavedra | Director: Dylan Verrechia | Stars: Pablo Tendilla Ortiz, Pablo Tendilla Rocha, Aidee Gonzalez, Darina Rabago Soto