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1. Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964 TV Movie)

TV-G | 47 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

8.2
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A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them.

Writers: Romeo Muller, Robert May, Johnny Marks | Director: Larry Roemer | Stars: Billie Mae Richards, Burl Ives, Paul Soles, Larry D. Mann

2. Frosty the Snowman (1969 TV Short)

TV-G | 25 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.4
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A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat.

Writer: Romeo Muller | Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr. | Stars: Jackie Vernon, Billy De Wolfe, Jimmy Durante, Paul Frees

3. Convoy (1978)

PG | 110 min | Action, Drama

6.3
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Truckers form a mile long "convoy" in support of a trucker's vendetta with an abusive sheriff...Based on the country song of same title by C.W. McCall.

Writers: Bill L. Norton, Bill Fries | Director: Sam Peckinpah | Stars: Kris Kristofferson, Ali MacGraw, Ernest Borgnine, Burt Young

4. Hudson Hawk (1991)

R | 100 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.7
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17 Metascore

A cat burglar is forced to steal Da Vinci works of art for a world domination plot.

Writers: Bruce Willis, Robert Kraft, Steven E. de Souza, Daniel Waters | Director: Michael Lehmann | Stars: Bruce Willis, Danny Aiello, Andie MacDowell, James Coburn

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

PG | 113 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

3.8
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Small town band hits it big, but they must battle a nefarious plot in the music industry.

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

6. Yellow Submarine (1968)

G | 85 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.4
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The Beatles agree to accompany Captain Fred in his Yellow Submarine and go to Pepperland to free it from the music hating Blue Meanies.

Writers: Lee Minoff, Al Brodax, Jack Mendelsohn, Erich Segal | Director: George Dunning | Stars: Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, John Lennon

7. The Indian Runner (1991)

R | 127 min | Drama

7.2
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A Vietnam vet comes home to his small town and finds himself in conflict with rules that his brother has vowed to uphold.

Writer: Sean Penn | Director: Sean Penn | Stars: David Morse, Viggo Mortensen, Valeria Golino, Patricia Arquette

8. Christmas with a Capital C (2011)

Comedy, Drama, Family

4.8
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An attorney returns to his small home town in Alaska and quickly rocks the boat by getting an injunction against the nativity display tradition and attacking Christmas.

Writer: Andrea Gyertson Nasfell | Director: Helmut Schleppi | Stars: Ted McGinley, Brad Stine, Nancy Stafford, Daniel Baldwin

9. Strangeland (1998)

R | 85 min | Horror, Thriller

4.9
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The place is Helverton, Colorado, a town of about 350,000 people. 15-year-old Genevieve Gage and her best friend Tiana Moore are typical teenagers who spend a lot of time surfing the ... See full summary »

Writer: Dee Snider | Director: John Pieplow | Stars: Kevin Gage, Elizabeth Peña, Dee Snider, Brett Harrelson

10. Born in East L.A. (1987)

R | 85 min | Comedy

5.8
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When a native-born American citizen of Mexican descent is mistakenly deported to Mexico, he has to risk everything to get back home.

Writer: Cheech Marin | Director: Cheech Marin | Stars: Cheech Marin, Daniel Stern, Paul Rodriguez, Kamala Lopez

11. Ode to Billy Joe (1976)

PG | 105 min | Drama

6.4
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Billy Joe confesses his love to the lovely Bobbi Lee only to cover his growing fear that he may, in fact, be homosexual. One night, at a barn dance, he gets a little drunk and rather than ... See full summary »

Writers: Bobbie Gentry, Herman Raucher | Director: Max Baer Jr. | Stars: Robby Benson, Glynnis O'Connor, Joan Hotchkis, Sandy McPeak

12. The Little Drummer Boy (1968 TV Short)

25 min | Family, Short, Animation

7.1
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An orphan drummer boy who hated humanity finds his life changed forever when he meets three wise men on route to Bethlehem.

Writer: Romeo Muller | Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr., Takeya Nakamura | Stars: José Ferrer, Paul Frees, June Foray, Ted Eccles

13. Rudolph's Shiny New Year (1976 TV Movie)

60 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

6.7
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Rudolph must find for Happy, the baby New Year, before midnight, New Year's Eve.

Writer: Romeo Muller | Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr. | Stars: Red Skelton, Frank Gorshin, Morey Amsterdam, Harold Peary

14. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie (1998)

G | Animation, Adventure, Family

5.6
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When Rudolph is born with a red nose he is bullied through out his younger years, but when Stormella closes her bridge of to the public and threaten to put Santa out of business for good ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert May, Michael Aschner | Director: William R. Kowalchuk Jr. | Stars: John Goodman, Bob Newhart, Debbie Reynolds, Eric Pospisil

15. Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer (2000 Video)

TV-G | 51 min | Animation, Family

5.0
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As if young Jake Spankenheimer doesn't have enough problems on christmas eve, he has to help his mom and dad prevent mean-spirited cousin Mel from taking ownership of the family store. When... See full summary »

Writers: Fred A. Rappoport, Elmo Shropshire, Jim Fisher, Jim Staahl | Director: Phil Roman | Stars: Elmo Shropshire, Michele Lee, Susan Blu, Alex Doduk

16. Harper Valley P.T.A. (1978)

PG | 93 min | Comedy

5.6
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Stella Johnson is a single mother living in the town of Harper Valley. Now most of the townspeople, particularly on the PTA board, think that she is a little too liberal and liberated for ... See full summary »

Writers: George Edwards, Barry Schneider | Directors: Richard C. Bennett, Ralph Senensky | Stars: Barbara Eden, Ronny Cox, Nanette Fabray, Louis Nye

17. Purple People Eater (1988)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

4.5
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A kid plays the old novelty song "Purple People Eater" and the creature actually appears. The two then proceed to help an elderly couple who are being evicted by their greedy landlord.

Writer: Linda Shayne | Director: Linda Shayne | Stars: Ned Beatty, Shelley Winters, Neil Patrick Harris, Peggy Lipton

18. Alice's Restaurant (1969)

R | 111 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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A cinematic adaption of Arlo Guthrie's classic song story.

Writers: Arlo Guthrie, Venable Herndon, Arthur Penn | Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Arlo Guthrie, Patricia Quinn, James Broderick, Pete Seeger

19. Puff the Magic Dragon (1978 TV Short)

30 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.4
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A friendly dragon comes to help a non-communicative boy overcome his debilitating fears.

Writer: Romeo Muller | Directors: Charles Swenson, Fred Wolf | Stars: Burgess Meredith, Philip Tanzini, Robert Ridgely, Maitzi Morgan

20. Kenny Rogers as The Gambler (1980 TV Movie)

94 min | Western

6.0
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Brady Hawkes, The Gambler, receives a letter from his son indicating he needs help. This sends Brady to the rescue. Along the way Brady meets up with Billy Montana, a young man who thinks ... See full summary »

Writers: Jim Byrnes, Cort Casady | Director: Dick Lowry | Stars: Kenny Rogers, Christine Belford, Bruce Boxleitner, Harold Gould

21. Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life (2010)

135 min | Biography, Drama, Music

6.9
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58 Metascore

A glimpse at the life of French singer Serge Gainsbourg, from growing up in 1940s Nazi-occupied Paris through his successful song-writing years in the 1960s to his death in 1991 at the age of 62.

Writer: Joann Sfar | Director: Joann Sfar | Stars: Eric Elmosnino, Lucy Gordon, Laetitia Casta, Doug Jones

22. The Gambler Returns: The Luck of the Draw (1991 TV Movie)

240 min | Western

6.7
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The Gambler Brady Hawkes is back and he's about to lose his primary means of livelihood, when a law banning gambling is about to be passed. But in honor of that there's going to be one last... See full summary »

Writers: Jim Byrnes, Cort Casady, Kelly Junkerman, Jeb Rosebrook, Joe Byrne, Don Schlitz | Director: Dick Lowry | Stars: Kenny Rogers, Rick Rossovich, Reba McEntire, Claude Akins

23. Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July (1979 TV Movie)

TV-G | 90 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

6.7
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Long ago the Lady Borealis placed the evil Winterbolt under a magic spell, and put the last of her magic into the nose of a newborn reindeer: Rudolph. But now Winterbolt's awake. He gives ... See full summary »

Writer: Romeo Muller | Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr. | Stars: Red Buttons, Ethel Merman, Mickey Rooney, Alan Sues

24. Coward of the County (1981 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama

6.1
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A life-long yellow-belly who made a deathbed promise to his father to be a pacifist seeks bloody revenge on the men who gang raped his wife.

Writers: Jim Byrnes, Clyde Ware | Director: Dick Lowry | Stars: Kenny Rogers, Ana Alicia, Ned Bridges, Mariclare Costello

25. The Reunion (I) (2012)

Comedy

5.6
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Four young men who were friends in high school reunite several years later to discover that they all have failed professionally and their love lives haven't really gone anywhere. They go on... See full summary »

Writers: Ays de Guzman, Enrico Santos, Jon Santos, John Paul Bedia, Alex Calleja | Director: Frasco Mortiz | Stars: Enchong Dee, Xian Lim, Enrique Gil, Kean Cipriano

26. The Legend of Tom Dooley (1959)

79 min | Drama, Western

6.0
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Based on a popular song, this is the tale of a Rebel soldier at the close of the Civil War, who is pursued by a carpet-bagger lawman.

Writer: Stanley Shpetner | Director: Ted Post | Stars: Michael Landon, Jo Morrow, Jack Hogan, Richard Rust

27. Copacabana (1985 TV Movie)

96 min | Musical

6.7
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Singer Tony loves dancer Lola in 1940s New York, but sinister Rico brings her to his nightclub in Havana.

Writers: Barry Manilow, Bruce Sussman, Jack Feldman, James Lipton | Director: Waris Hussein | Stars: Barry Manilow, Annette O'Toole, Estelle Getty, James T. Callahan

28. Big Bad John (1990)

PG-13 | 92 min | Action, Drama

5.7
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Jimmy Dean's popular 1950 song is translated into a feature length movie about a young couple who elopes to escape the girl's evil stepfather.

Writers: Joseph Berry, Burt Kennedy, C.B. Wismar | Director: Burt Kennedy | Stars: Jimmy Dean, Jack Elam, Ned Beatty, Romy Windsor

29. Harper Valley P.T.A. (1981–1982)

30 min | Comedy

7.6
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Stars: Barbara Eden, Fannie Flagg, Jenn Thompson, Anne Francine

30. The Yellow Handkerchief (1977)

109 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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Three complete strangers embark on a road-trip to Hokkaido.

Writers: Yoshitaka Asama, Pete Hamill, Yôji Yamada | Director: Yôji Yamada | Stars: Ken Takakura, Chieko Baishô, Tetsuya Takeda, Kaori Momoi

31. Gambler V: Playing for Keeps (1994 TV Movie)

91 min | Western

6.6
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Brady Hawkes has to run to his son's rescue once again in this continuation of the Gambler stories. Jeremiah is now a young man who has become involved with Butch Cassidy and the Sundance ... See full summary »

Writers: Jim Byrnes, Cort Casady, Frank Q. Dobbs, David S. Cass Sr., Kelly Junkerman, Caleb Pirtle III, Don Schlitz | Director: Jack Bender | Stars: Kenny Rogers, Scott Paulin, Brett Cullen, Mariska Hargitay

32. Santa, Baby! (2001 TV Movie)

60 min | Animation

5.3
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Songwriter Noel is struggling to write a hit song, and so he takes his frustrations out on his family. His daughter Dakota is granted one wih for doing a good deed and she wishes that her ... See full summary »

Writers: Peter Bakalian, Suzanne Collins | Director: Lee Dannacher | Stars: Gregory Hines, Patti LaBelle, Vanessa Williams, Eartha Kitt

33. Blue Valley Songbird (1999 TV Movie)

92 min | Drama, Musical

6.0
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A popular Nashville performer wants national recognition, but is hampered by her controlling boy friend - manager and events from her past. Finally, by turning to her guitarist, she finds ... See full summary »

Writers: Dolly Parton, Ken Carter, Annette Haywood-Carter | Director: Richard A. Colla | Stars: Dolly Parton, John Terry, Billy Dean, Beth Grant

34. Kenny Rogers as The Gambler, Part III: The Legend Continues (1987 TV Movie)

240 min | Western

5.3
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Brady Hawkes and Billy Montana join forces once again in this new adventure. This time around their goal is to help the Sioux fight the government and get the supplies they need. They also ... See full summary »

Writers: Jeb Rosebrook, Roderick Taylor | Director: Dick Lowry | Stars: Kenny Rogers, Bruce Boxleitner, Marc Alaimo, Jeff Allin

35. Sir Henry at Rawlinson End (1980)

71 min | Comedy

6.9
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The very eccentric English peer Sir Henry Rawlinson attempts, with the help of his mad family & servants, to exorcise the ghost of his brother Humbert.

Writers: Vivian Stanshall, Steve Roberts | Director: Steve Roberts | Stars: Trevor Howard, Patrick Magee, Denise Coffey, J.G. Devlin

36. Frosty the Snowman (1954)

3 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.3
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Director: Robert Cannon

37. Kenny Rogers as The Gambler: The Adventure Continues (1983 TV Movie)

195 min | Western

6.1
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Brady Hawkes, Billy Montana, and Jeremiah Hawkes are on a train bound for a huge gambling event when the train is taken over by a gang of vicious killers in search of money. As ransom, the ... See full summary »

Writers: Jim Byrnes, Cort Casady | Director: Dick Lowry | Stars: Kenny Rogers, Bruce Boxleitner, Linda Evans, Johnny Crawford

38. The Little Drummer Boy Book II (1976 TV Short)

30 min | Family, Short, Animation

6.4
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Aaron, the drummer boy, struggles to protect a bellmaker's great silver bells from seizure by Roman soldiers.

Writer: Jules Bass | Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr. | Stars: Greer Garson, Zero Mostel, David Jay, Bob McFadden

39. A Christmas Gift (1980)

8 min | Animation, Short, Drama

7.4
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Two people are able to share the happiest Christmas.

Director: Will Vinton

40. Let the Love Begin (2005)

Drama, Romance

6.4
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Their paths always cross but they never seem to meet. Eric is a very smart young man. Though he doesn't have the financial capabilities, he is strong-willed to succeed. He even takes a job ... See full summary »

Writers: R.J. Nuevas, Suzette Doctolero | Director: Mac Alejandre | Stars: Richard Gutierrez, Angel Locsin, Mark Herras, Jennylyn Mercado

41. The Cat Came Back (1988)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.7
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A pesky yellow cat becomes the bane of Mr. Johnson's life as it constantly outsmarts his increasingly desperate attempts to get rid of it.

Writer: Cordell Barker | Director: Cordell Barker | Star: Richard Condie

42. Ode (1999)

48 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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"Tallahatchie Bridge": With those two simple words, the powerful images of a lost innocence, a murky river and a mysterious suicide spring to mind. Scorning the demands of her overbearing ... See full summary »

Writers: Herman Raucher, Kelly Reichardt | Director: Kelly Reichardt | Stars: Kevin Poole, Bill Mooney, Heather Gottlieb, Jon Wurster

43. Santa Claus Is Coming to Town! (1982)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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Writers: Toto Belano, Iskho Lopez, Jose Javier Reyes | Director: Elwood Perez | Stars: Robert Arevalo, Liza Lorena, Marissa Delgado, Alicia Alonzo

44. Akala mo... (2002)

126 min | Comedy, Romance

4.3
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Writer: Mel Mendoza-Del Rosario | Director: Lyle Sacris | Stars: Judy Ann Santos, Dingdong Dantes, Elizabeth Oropesa, Candy Pangilinan

45. Bawal na gamot (1994)

Drama

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Writer: Ricardo Lee | Director: Francis Posadas | Stars: Romnick Sarmenta, Aiko Melendez, Gardo Versoza, Boots Anson-Roa

46. Otso-otso pamela-mela wan (2004)

Comedy

5.9
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Writer: Mel Mendoza-Del Rosario | Director: Jerry Lopez Sineneng | Stars: Bayani Agbayani, Vhong Navarro, Tessie Tomas, Pinky Marquez

47. First Day High (2006)

Comedy, Mystery

6.2
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Writer: Jade Castro | Director: Mario Cornejo | Stars: Geoff Eigenmann, Jason Abalos, Maja Salvador, Kim Chiu

48. Manuelita (1999)

G | 86 min | Adventure, Musical, Animation

5.1
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Animated Argentine film about a young girl turtle who gets lost on a balloon trip.

Writers: Manuel García Ferré, María Elena Walsh | Director: Manuel García Ferré | Stars: Rosario Sánchez Almada, Pelusa Suero, Ariel Abadi, Enrique Conlazo

49. Single Bars, Single Women (1984 TV Movie)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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The story of shallow young people who gather at singles bars looking for action. In this film, they often find it.

Writer: Michael Bortman | Director: Harry Winer | Stars: Tony Danza, Paul Michael Glaser, Keith Gordon, Shelley Hack

50. Can This Be Love (2005)

106 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
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Writer: Jose Javier Reyes | Director: Jose Javier Reyes | Stars: Hero Angeles, Sandara Park, Joross Gamboa, Roxanne Guinoo