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1. South Pacific (1958)

Unrated | 157 min | Musical, Romance, War

6.9
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On a South Pacific island during World War II, love blooms between a young nurse and a secretive Frenchman who's being courted for a dangerous military mission.

Director: Joshua Logan | Stars: Rossano Brazzi, Mitzi Gaynor, John Kerr, Ray Walston

Votes: 6,565

2. The Turning (2013)

R | 180 min | Drama

6.0
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A collection of short films based on stories by Australian writer Tim Winton.

Directors: Jonathan auf der Heide, Tony Ayres, Jub Clerc, Robert Connolly, Shaun Gladwell, Rhys Graham, Justin Kurzel, Yaron Lifschitz, Anthony Lucas, Claire McCarthy, Ian Meadows, Ashlee Page, Stephen Page, Simon Stone, Warwick Thornton, Marieka Walsh, Mia Wasikowska, David Wenham | Stars: Colin Friels, James Fraser, Henri Phillips, Nikita Leigh-Pritchard

Votes: 1,063

3. South Pacific (2001 TV Movie)

129 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

5.8
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During World War II in the South Pacific love is found between a young nurse, Nellie Forbush (Glenn Close) and an older French plantation owner, Emile de Becque (Rade Serbedzija). The war ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Pearce | Stars: Glenn Close, Harry Connick Jr., Rade Serbedzija, Jack Thompson

Votes: 825

4. Espèces menacées (2017)

105 min | Drama

6.6
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The intertwined lives of three families shaken by love and violence.

Director: Gilles Bourdos | Stars: Alice Isaaz, Vincent Rottiers, Grégory Gadebois, Suzanne Clément

Votes: 59

5. 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

6. La Noche de Enfrente (2012)

Not Rated | 110 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.1
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76 Metascore

A drama centered on an office worker on the verge of retirement who begins to relive both real and imagined memories.

Director: Raoul Ruiz | Stars: Christian Vadim, Sergio Hernández, Santiago Figueroa, Valentina Vargas

Votes: 384

7. Ambrose Bierce: Civil War Stories (2006 TV Movie)

93 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.2
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Three of the most popular and controversial Civil War stories by legendary writer Ambrose Bierce are presented in this acclaimed feature collection.

Directors: Don Maxwell, Brian James Egen | Stars: Campbell Scott, Vivian Schilling, Nathan Darrow, T. Max Graham

Votes: 113 | Gross: $0.02M

8. Las delicias de los verdes años (1976)

95 min | Comedy

3.9
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In the Middle Age a farmer, named Mauro, is heading to Madrid following the last will of his father. Along his travel Mauro shall be assaulted, himself shall have to steal in order to ... See full summary »

Director: Antonio Mercero | Stars: María José Cantudo, Francisco Algora, Bárbara Rey, José Calvo

Votes: 16

9. Hobo: The Legion of Travelers (2013– )

Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

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The HOBO series takes the audience on an incredible journey through amazing worlds and universes as we follow Hobo Habeaux in his quest to retrieve the stolen portal key his father entrusted him to protect.

Star: Devin Halden

10. Les contes du chat perché (1994– )

26 min | Animation

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Two sisters Delphine and Marinette love to play tricks on their parents, helped by the farm animals who speak and understand their childlike language.

Star: Claude Villers

11. Hobo (2013)

Short, Adventure, Fantasy

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Hobo takes the audience on an incredible journey through amazing worlds and universes as we follow Hobo Habeaux in his quest to retrieve the stolen portal key his father entrusted him to protect.

Director: Devin Halden | Star: Devin Halden

13. Le petit docteur (1986– )
Episode: L'amoureux en pantoufles (1986)

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While visiting an English cousin, doctor Jacques Dollent and his dear assistant Anna investigate on a rather strange murder.

Directors: Sebastian Robinson, Marc Simenon | Stars: Alain Sachs, Pauline Lafont, Norman Bowler, Stephen Boxer

14. Le petit docteur (1986– )
Episode: La demoiselle en bleu pâle (1986)

52 min

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Director: Patrick Saglio | Stars: Alain Sachs, Pauline Lafont, Michel Dussarat, Emmanuelle Meyssignac

15. Le petit docteur (1986– )
Episode: La piste de l'homme roux (1986)

52 min

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Director: Marc Simenon | Stars: Alain Sachs, Pauline Lafont, Marianne Basler, Gérard Caillaud

16. Le petit docteur (1986– )
Episode: Le château de l'arsenic (1986)

52 min

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Director: Patrick Dromgoole | Stars: Alain Sachs, Pauline Lafont, Catherine Allégret, François Dyrek

17. Le petit docteur (1986– )
Episode: Le flair du petit docteur (1986)

52 min

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Director: Marc Simenon | Stars: Alain Sachs, Pauline Lafont, Benoît Allemane, Blanchette Brunoy

18. Le petit docteur (1986– )
Episode: Une femme a crié (1986)

52 min

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Director: Eric Le Hung | Stars: Alain Sachs, Pauline Lafont, Nelly Alard, Blanchette Brunoy