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1. Suffragette (2015)

PG-13 | 106 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.9
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67 Metascore

The foot soldiers of the early feminist movement, women who were forced underground to pursue a dangerous game of cat and mouse with an increasingly brutal State.

Director: Sarah Gavron | Stars: Carey Mulligan, Anne-Marie Duff, Helena Bonham Carter, Meryl Streep

Votes: 21,227 | Gross: $4.69M

2. Ghost (1990)

PG-13 | 127 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

7.0
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52 Metascore

After a young man is murdered, his spirit stays behind to warn his lover of impending danger, with the help of a reluctant psychic.

Director: Jerry Zucker | Stars: Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, Whoopi Goldberg, Tony Goldwyn

Votes: 154,573 | Gross: $217.63M

3. Da Vinci's Demons (2013–2015)

59 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

8.1
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Written by David S. Goyer, the series follows the "untold" story of Leonardo Da Vinci: the genius during his early years in Renaissance Florence. As a 25-year old artist, inventor, ... See full summary »

Stars: Tom Riley, Gregg Chillin, Eros Vlahos, Laura Haddock

Votes: 61,021

4. Panic Room (2002)

R | 112 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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65 Metascore

A divorced woman and her diabetic daughter take refuge in their newly-purchased house's safe room, when three men break-in, searching for a missing fortune.

Director: David Fincher | Stars: Jodie Foster, Kristen Stewart, Forest Whitaker, Dwight Yoakam

Votes: 206,678 | Gross: $95.31M

5. To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

Not Rated | 129 min | Crime, Drama

8.4
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Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his kids against prejudice.

Director: Robert Mulligan | Stars: Gregory Peck, John Megna, Frank Overton, Rosemary Murphy

Votes: 215,847

6. Red Eye (2005)

PG-13 | 85 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.5
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71 Metascore

A woman is kidnapped by a stranger on a routine flight. Threatened by the potential murder of her father, she is pulled into a plot to assist her captor in offing a politician.

Director: Wes Craven | Stars: Rachel McAdams, Cillian Murphy, Brian Cox, Laura Johnson

Votes: 94,280 | Gross: $57.86M

7. Licence to Kill (1989)

PG-13 | 133 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.6
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James Bond goes rogue and sets off to unleash vengeance on a drug lord who tortured his best friend, a C.I.A. agent, and left him for dead and murdered his bride after he helped capture him.

Director: John Glen | Stars: Timothy Dalton, Robert Davi, Carey Lowell, Talisa Soto

Votes: 74,179 | Gross: $34.67M

8. The Gift (2000)

R | 111 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

6.7
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62 Metascore

A woman with extrasensory perception is asked to help find a young woman who has disappeared.

Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Cate Blanchett, Katie Holmes, Keanu Reeves, Giovanni Ribisi

Votes: 52,133 | Gross: $11.99M

9. Chocolat (2000)

PG-13 | 121 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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64 Metascore

A woman and her daughter open a chocolate shop in a small French village that shakes up the rigid morality of the community.

Director: Lasse Hallström | Stars: Juliette Binoche, Judi Dench, Alfred Molina, Carrie-Anne Moss

Votes: 150,602 | Gross: $71.31M

10. Sleeping with the Enemy (1991)

R | 99 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.1
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A young woman fakes her own death in an attempt to escape her nightmarish marriage, but discovers it is impossible to elude her controlling husband.

Director: Joseph Ruben | Stars: Julia Roberts, Patrick Bergin, Kevin Anderson, Elizabeth Lawrence

Votes: 36,614 | Gross: $101.58M

11. Enough (I) (2002)

PG-13 | 115 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.6
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25 Metascore

After running away fails, a terrified woman (Jennifer Lopez) empowers herself in order to battle her abusive husband (Billy Campbell).

Director: Michael Apted | Stars: Jennifer Lopez, Billy Campbell, Tessa Allen, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 30,750 | Gross: $39.18M

12. Trapped (I) (2002)

R | 106 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.2
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42 Metascore

When their daughter is kidnapped by experienced nappers, the Jennings' turn the tables on this seemingly foolproof plan.

Director: Luis Mandoki | Stars: Kevin Bacon, Charlize Theron, Courtney Love, Stuart Townsend

Votes: 19,620 | Gross: $0.06M

13. 13 Minutes (2015)

R | 114 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.0
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In November 1939, Georg Elser's attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler fails, and he is arrested. During his confinement, he recalls the events leading up to his plot and his reasons for deciding to take such drastic action.

Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel | Stars: Christian Friedel, Katharina Schüttler, Burghart Klaußner, Johann von Bülow

Votes: 2,592

14. The Magdalene Sisters (2002)

R | 114 min | Drama

7.8
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83 Metascore

Three young Irish women struggle to maintain their spirits while they endure dehumanizing abuse as inmates of a Magdalene Sisters Asylum.

Director: Peter Mullan | Stars: Eileen Walsh, Dorothy Duffy, Nora-Jane Noone, Anne-Marie Duff

Votes: 22,139 | Gross: $4.89M

15. Carnal Knowledge (1971)

R | 98 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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The concurrent sexual lives of best friends Jonathan and Sandy are presented, those lives which are affected by the sexual mores of the time and their own temperament, especially in ... See full summary »

Director: Mike Nichols | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Candice Bergen, Ann-Margret, Art Garfunkel

Votes: 8,663 | Gross: $28.62M

16. The Fugitive Kind (1959)

Approved | 119 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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Val Xavier, a drifter of obscure origins arrives at a small town and gets a job in a store run by Lady Torrence, a sex-starved woman whose husband Jabe M. Torrance is dying of cancer ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Marlon Brando, Joanne Woodward, Anna Magnani, Maureen Stapleton

Votes: 3,984

17. Personal Velocity (2002)

R | 86 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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70 Metascore

Three women's escapes from their afflicted lives. Each struggles to flee from the men who confine their personal freedom.

Director: Rebecca Miller | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, Parker Posey, Fairuza Balk, John Ventimiglia

Votes: 3,164 | Gross: $0.77M

18. The Hunting Party (1971)

R | 111 min | Drama, Western, Action

6.4
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A ruthless rancher, and his gang, use extremely long range rifles to kill the men who kidnapped his infidel wife.

Director: Don Medford | Stars: Oliver Reed, Candice Bergen, Gene Hackman, Simon Oakland

Votes: 1,589

19. Criss Cross (1949)

Not Rated | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.5
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An armored truck driver and his lovely ex-wife conspire with a gang to have his own truck robbed on the route.

Director: Robert Siodmak | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Yvonne De Carlo, Dan Duryea, Stephen McNally

Votes: 5,059

20. Star Maps (1997)

R | 86 min | Comedy, Drama

5.9
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Carlos wants to be an actor. But his father, Pepe, wants him to work in the family business, that is, male prostitution. Carlos decides that he will be one of his father's boys until he can... See full summary »

Director: Miguel Arteta | Stars: Douglas Spain, Efrain Figueroa, Kandeyce Jorden, Martha Velez

Votes: 873 | Gross: $0.59M

21. Lillie (1978 TV Mini-Series)

52 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.3
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Lillie Langtry, trapped in a loveless marriage, takes full advantage of her beauty, attracting many lovers and admirers including the Prince of Wales and Oscar Wilde. As her husband slowly ... See full summary »

Stars: Francesca Annis, Catherine Feller, Peggy Ann Wood, Anton Rodgers

Votes: 380

22. Look Back in Anger (1959)

98 min | Drama

7.2
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A disillusioned, angry university graduate comes to terms with his grudge against middle-class life and values.

Director: Tony Richardson | Stars: Richard Burton, Claire Bloom, Mary Ure, Edith Evans

Votes: 2,169

23. Human Desire (1954)

Approved | 91 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Romance

7.2
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A Korean War vet returns to his job as a railroad engineer and becomes involved in a sordid affair with a co-worker's wife and murder.

Director: Fritz Lang | Stars: Glenn Ford, Gloria Grahame, Broderick Crawford, Edgar Buchanan

Votes: 2,563

24. Distant Voices, Still Lives (1988)

PG-13 | 85 min | Drama, Music

7.5
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The second film in Terence Davies's autobiographical series ('Trilogy', 'The Long Day Closes') is an impressionistic view of a working-class family in 1940s and 1950s Liverpool, based on ... See full summary »

Director: Terence Davies | Stars: Pete Postlethwaite, Freda Dowie, Angela Walsh, Dean Williams

Votes: 2,347 | Gross: $0.69M

25. Aakrosh (2010)

115 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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The Central Bureau of Investigation deputes an Officer to investigate the disappearance of three medical students.

Director: Priyadarshan | Stars: Ajay Devgn, Akshaye Khanna, Bipasha Basu, Paresh Rawal

Votes: 2,207

26. Kidnapped (1938)

Approved | 90 min | Adventure, Drama

6.8
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In 1747 Jacobite Scotland young David Balfour's life is threatened by his greedy uncle who wishes to become heir to the considerable Balfour estate.

Directors: Alfred L. Werker, Otto Preminger | Stars: Warner Baxter, Freddie Bartholomew, Arleen Whelan, C. Aubrey Smith

Votes: 203

27. Soulmates (II)

Drama, Fantasy, Mystery | Filming

Two young singer-songwriters have been metaphysically dreaming about each other, since they were children.

Director: Jim Fitzpatrick | Stars: Owen Harn, Kevin Pollak, Bill Goldberg, Daniel Baldwin

28. Sólo mía (2001)

100 min | Drama

6.1
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A women meets a charming man and falls in love, they get married and start a family. As they age and have children, the man's becomes violent and abusive.

Director: Javier Balaguer | Stars: Sergi López, Paz Vega, Elvira Mínguez, Alberto Jiménez

Votes: 449

29. Impulse (2008 Video)

R | 101 min | Mystery, Thriller

4.9
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Acting on impulse, CLAIRE DENNISON, enjoys a brief fling with a sexy stranger (a dead ringer for her husband), only to realize that the object of her desire is a crazed, manipulative, and tenacious psychopath.

Director: Charles T. Kanganis | Stars: Angus Macfadyen, Willa Ford, Robert Moloney, Ron Selmour

Votes: 1,375

30. Aetbaar (2004)

152 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

4.7
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After the tragic death of his son - Rohit, in a car accident, Dr. Ranveer Malhotra has been very protective of his daughter Ria. All is well for Ria until one day on a college mishap Ria ... See full summary »

Director: Vikram Bhatt | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, John Abraham, Bipasha Basu, Supriya Pilgaonkar

Votes: 755

31. Ab... Bas! (2004)

137 min | Thriller

3.2
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Somiya Mathur lives a middle-class lifestyle with her dad and mom in Mumbai. At the age of five her parents go through a bitter divorce and she moves out to live with her mom. After she ... See full summary »

Director: Rajesh Kumar Singh | Stars: Chetanya Adeep, Shawar Ali, Arun Bakshi, Chitrapama

Votes: 44

32. Black and Blue (1999 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 96 min | Drama

6.4
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After a woman's husband beats and abuses her, she and her son join the witness protection program and move away secretly.

Director: Paul Shapiro | Stars: Mary Stuart Masterson, Anthony LaPaglia, Will Rothhaar, Sam Robards

Votes: 442

33. Gilles' Wife (2004)

103 min | Drama

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82 Metascore

Gilles' wife, Elise, who smiles when she thinks of him, cooks and scrubs and cheerfully makes love to him, suspects during her third pregnancy that he is having an affair with her ... See full summary »

Director: Frédéric Fonteyne | Stars: Emmanuelle Devos, Clovis Cornillac, Laura Smet, Colette Emmanuelle

Votes: 733 | Gross: $0.00M

34. Undercurrent (2010)

Drama

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The crew on board the fishing vessel Undercurrent RE 29 has become uncomfortably numb with its never ending routine of week long tours at sea. Then, during one dark and dreary night this ... See full summary »

Director: Árni Ásgeirsson | Stars: Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson, Nína Dögg Filippusdóttir, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson, Gísli Örn Garðarsson

Votes: 311

35. Flesh (1932)

Passed | 96 min | Drama, Romance

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Gifted German wrestler Polokai falls in love with ex-con Laura, who persuades him to emigrate to America and gets him involved with crooked promoters.

Director: John Ford | Stars: Wallace Beery, Ricardo Cortez, Karen Morley, Jean Hersholt

Votes: 350

36. Everything (II) (2004)

91 min | Drama, Mystery

6.5
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A man visits a prostitute but just wants to talk. She goes along with it until he starts asking questions. Is he just a loner or is there a different reason for him to come here?

Director: Richard Hawkins | Stars: Ray Winstone, Jan Graveson, Ed Deedigan, Katherine Clisby

Votes: 446

37. Battered (1978 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

6.4
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Gritty drama of three interweaving stories of three women of various backgrounds and ages whose marriages are complicated by spouse-abuse by their husbands.

Director: Peter Werner | Stars: Karen Grassle, LeVar Burton, Mike Farrell, Chip Fields

Votes: 37

38. Let's Talk (2002)

98 min | Drama

6.7
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Director: Ram Madhvani | Stars: Boman Irani, Maia Katrak, Anahita Oberoi

Votes: 118

39. A Wicked Woman (1934)

Passed | 72 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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Naomi is almost to term with her fourth child when Ed decides to leave taking all their money and the oldest son Curtis. With the sheriff after him, he is in no mood to think of his family.... See full summary »

Director: Charles Brabin | Stars: Mady Christians, Jean Parker, Charles Bickford, Betty Furness

Votes: 122

40. Trench Road (2004)

111 min | Comedy, Drama

6.2
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Matti Virtanen is trying to get his family back by buying a house.

Director: Veikko Aaltonen | Stars: Eero Aho, Kari Väänänen, Esko Pesonen, Tiina Lymi

Votes: 708

41. Café Olé (2000)

92 min | Comedy, Romance

6.7
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Malcolm's (28) new love, Alicia (25), an illegal Chilean refugee, will be short-lived if he does not make the right choice.

Director: Richard Roy | Stars: Andrew Tarbet, Laia Marull, Stephanie Morgenstern, Dino Tavarone

Votes: 79

42. Dani and Alice (2005)

Not Rated | 11 min | Drama, Short

6.5
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Dani is very suspicious and jealous of Alice, and lashes out continually, forcing Alice to face the fact that their relationship must end, even if Dani thinks otherwise, and wants to deflect the blame for her outburst.

Director: Roberta Marie Munroe | Stars: Yolonda Ross, Lisa Branch, Linda Husser, Guinevere Turner

Votes: 71

43. Yodelin' Kid from Pine Ridge (1937)

Passed | 60 min | Western

5.9
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The old west range war story transported to Georgia, with Autry as the hero.

Director: Joseph Kane | Stars: Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette, Betty Bronson, LeRoy Mason

Votes: 77

44. The Shuttle (1918)

Romance, Drama

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Director: Rollin S. Sturgeon | Stars: Constance Talmadge, Alan Roscoe, Edith Johnson, Edwin B. Tilton

45. Joensuun Elli (2004)

86 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

4.9
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Director: Anssi Mänttäri | Stars: Jenni Banerjee, Maija-Liisa Majanlahti, Paavo Liski, Santeri Kinnunen

Votes: 69

46. In the Bishop's Carriage (1913)

Crime, Drama

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A successful stage actress with a hidden past as a criminal is kept on the path of righteousness by a benefactor.

Directors: J. Searle Dawley, Edwin S. Porter | Stars: Mary Pickford, David Wall, House Peters, Grace Henderson

47. Romeo: A Documentary Film by Lorna Lowe (2015)

Documentary

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A portrait of a man impassioned to rehabilitate men society would rather see incarcerated, Batterer Intervention Specialist Antonio Arrendel, examines the complex terrain of relationships ... See full summary »

Director: Lorna Lowe

48. The Witness for the Defense (1919)

50 min | Drama

7.8
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Stella Derrick is tried for the murder of her vicious husband. She is saved, apparently, by the false testimony of Henry Thresk. But Thresk has motives and malevolent plans of his own.

Director: George Fitzmaurice | Stars: Elsie Ferguson, Vernon Steele, Warner Oland, Wyndham Standing

Votes: 9

49. From the Valley of the Missing (1915)

Adventure, Crime, Drama

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A baby is left on the Brimecomb's yacht, while they were sailing up the Hudson River, and they adopt him and name him Everett. They are neighbors of Governor Floyd Vandecar whose twin ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Powell | Stars: Jane Miller, Vivian Tobin, Harry Spingler, William Bailey

50. Cross My Heart (2009)

6 min | Short, Drama

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On the anniversary of his mother's death, a son confronts the man who could be the killer.

Director: Brian Gregg | Stars: Jim James, Ivan Zizek