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1. Dolores Claiborne (1995)

R | 132 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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62 Metascore

A big-city reporter travels to the small town where her mother has been arrested for the murder of an elderly woman that she works for as a maid.

Director: Taylor Hackford | Stars: Kathy Bates, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Christopher Plummer, Judy Parfitt

Votes: 31,556 | Gross: $24.36M

2. Down with Love (2003)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Romance

6.3
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52 Metascore

In 1962 New York City, love blossoms between a playboy journalist and a feminist advice author.

Director: Peyton Reed | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Renée Zellweger, David Hyde Pierce, Sarah Paulson

Votes: 35,331 | Gross: $20.30M

3. The Deadly Affair (1966)

Not Rated | 107 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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A British agent sets out to uncover the hidden facts behind a British government employee's suicide.

Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: James Mason, Maximilian Schell, Simone Signoret, Harriet Andersson

Votes: 2,205

4. Woman on Top (2000)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

5.3
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41 Metascore

Brazilian chef Isabella Oliveira moves to San Francisco when her husband, frustrated by her motion sickness, cheats on her.

Director: Fina Torres | Stars: Penélope Cruz, Murilo Benício, Harold Perrineau, Mark Feuerstein

Votes: 9,093 | Gross: $5.02M

5. Next Stop Wonderland (1998)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.7
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71 Metascore

An unlucky in love nurse finds her life taking a detour when her mother places a personals ad in the paper, while on the other side of Boston, a plumber is trying to change careers.

Director: Brad Anderson | Stars: Hope Davis, Alan Gelfant, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Callie Thorne

Votes: 4,313 | Gross: $3.39M

6. Black Orpheus (1959)

PG | 100 min | Drama, Fantasy, Music

7.5
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81 Metascore

A retelling of the Orpheus and Eurydice myth, set during the time of the Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro.

Director: Marcel Camus | Stars: Breno Mello, Marpessa Dawn, Lourdes de Oliveira, Léa Garcia

Votes: 7,847

7. A Place for Lovers (1968)

R | 88 min | Drama, Romance

5.8
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Julia, a divorced American fashion designer, is dying of a tragic, incurable disease. With only ten days to live, she spends her time vacationing in an Italian villa and watching television... See full summary »

Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Faye Dunaway, Marcello Mastroianni, Enrico Simonetti, Caroline Mortimer

Votes: 487

8. Blue Eyes (2009)

PG-13 | 111 min | Drama

7.0
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Before his compulsory retirement, on his last day of work, Marshall, JFK airport's chief Immigration officer, detains a group of Latin Americans and expose them to a series of humiliating ... See full summary »

Director: José Joffily | Stars: David Rasche, Cristina Lago, Erica Gimpel, Frank Grillo

Votes: 433

9. Rio 2016 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony (2016 TV Special)

234 min | Music, Sport

7.2
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Coverage of the opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, as over 78,000 people gather to watch an elaborate show of dance, music and unity.

Directors: Fernando Meirelles, Daniela Thomas, Andrucha Waddington | Stars: Gisele Bündchen, Michael Phelps, Judi Dench, Fernanda Montenegro

Votes: 240

10. Os Desafinados (2008)

139 min | Drama, Musical

6.1
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'Slightly Out Of Tune' is about a group of friends who come of age during the political turmoil that plagued Brazil in the 1960's and 70's. Together, these musicians form a band called "Os ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Lima Jr. | Stars: Rodrigo Santoro, Cláudia Abreu, Selton Mello, Alessandra Negrini

Votes: 362

11. Little Book of Love (1997)

91 min | Comedy, Romance

7.1
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The story of a relationship illustrated by words in alphabetical order.

Director: Sandra Werneck | Stars: Andrea Beltrão, Daniel Dantas, Tony Ramos, José Wilker

Votes: 476

12. Girls from Ipanema (2004)

Documentary

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An unabashed celebration of Brazilian music, beach fashion and the unrelenting rhythm of life - with rich next to poor - for girls from Ipanema.

Director: Wendy Dent | Stars: Regina Aragao, Lisiane da Silva, Maria Teresa Leal, Hada Luz

13. Coisa Mais Linda: Histórias e Casos da Bossa Nova (2005)

126 min | Documentary, Music

7.5
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Documentary about the birth of bossa-nova, in Brazil, and the major stars of this musical style.

Director: Paulo Thiago | Stars: Johnny Alf, Leny Andrade, Billy Blanco, Ronaldo Boscoli

Votes: 64

14. Beyond Ipanema (2009)

90 min | Documentary

7.5
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When Carmen Miranda first set foot in New York City for her Broadway debut in 1939, Americans experienced love-at-first-sight with Brazilian culture. The profound fascination of Americans ... See full summary »

Director: Guto Barra | Stars: Diego Kelman Ajuz, Devendra Banhart, David Byrne, Gilberto Gil

Votes: 16

15. Mikroi kai megaloi en drasei (1963)

95 min | Comedy

5.9
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Two middle-aged people are having an affair and try to hide it from their children.

Director: Orestis Laskos | Stars: Mary Aroni, Labros Konstadaras, Vasilis Avlonitis, Giorgos Panjas

Votes: 157

16. Antonio Carlos Jobim: An All-Star Tribute (1995 Video)

Documentary, Music

7.7
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Direct from Brazil in his last recorded performance, Antonio Carlos Jobim (1927-1994) is joined by an international delegation of jazz giants to recreate his classic melodies in a beautiful... See full summary »

Director: Walter Salles | Stars: Alex Acuna, Ron Carter, Gal Costa, Herbie Hancock

Votes: 11

17. Parece Que Existo (2012)

67 min | Documentary

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A documentary focused on the life and music of Brazilian composer Joao MacDowell Joao Macdowell, from his early career in Brasilia until performances of his first opera Tamanduá in 2009.

The... See full synopsis »

Director: Mario Salimon | Stars: Paulo Cesar Cascão, Mauro Giuntini, Jeremy Lamb, Zé das Latas

18. The Lloyd Bridges Show (1962–1963)
Episode: A Personal Matter (1963)

30 min | Drama

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A wealthy businessman who has been diagnosed with an incurable disease develops the will to live when he falls in love with a beautiful woman.

Director: Don Taylor | Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Gena Rowlands, Robert Carricart, Fabrizio Mioni

19. The Danny Kaye Show (1963–1967)
Episode: Episode #3.5 (1965)

60 min | Comedy, Music

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Danny welcomes as his guests jazz clarinetist Benny 'The King of Swing' Goodman and singer Caterina Valente for a evening full of music. Danny, series regulars Harvey Korman and Joyce Van ... See full summary »

Stars: Danny Kaye, Benny Goodman, Caterina Valente, Colin Bailey

20. The Danny Kaye Show (1963–1967)
Episode: Episode #4.15 (1966)

Comedy, Music

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For the last show of 1966, Danny is jointed by singer Caterina Valente, composer Gilbert Becaud, little Victoria Meyerink and series regulars Harvey Korman and Joyce Van Patten. In one ... See full summary »

Stars: Danny Kaye, Gilbert Bécaud, Harvey Korman, Victoria Paige Meyerink

21. T.H.E. Cat (1966–1967)
Episode: To Kill a Priest (1966)

30 min | Adventure, Drama

8.3
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T. Hewitt Edward Cat is engaged to protect a priest sentenced to death by a cabal of extortioners.

Director: Boris Sagal | Stars: Robert Loggia, Norma Bengell, Robert Carricart, R.G. Armstrong

Votes: 11