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1. Elementary (2012– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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A modern take on the cases of Sherlock Holmes, with the detective now living in New York City.

Stars: Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Aidan Quinn, Jon Michael Hill

2. Rush (I) (2013)

R | 123 min | Action, Biography, Drama

8.2
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75 Metascore

The merciless 1970s rivalry between Formula One rivals James Hunt and Niki Lauda.

Writer: Peter Morgan | Director: Ron Howard | Stars: Daniel Brühl, Chris Hemsworth, Olivia Wilde, Alexandra Maria Lara

3. Love Actually (2003)

R | 135 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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55 Metascore

Follows the lives of eight very different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely interrelated tales all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London, England.

Writer: Richard Curtis | Director: Richard Curtis | Stars: Hugh Grant, Martine McCutcheon, Liam Neeson, Laura Linney

4. Skyfall (2012)

PG-13 | 143 min | Action, Adventure

7.8
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81 Metascore

Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. Whilst MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost.

Writers: Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, John Logan | Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, Naomie Harris, Judi Dench

5. Strike Back (2010– )

TV-MA | 45 min | Action, Drama, Thriller | Active

8.3
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The actions of 'Section 20', a secretive unit of British military intelligence. A team of special operations personnel conduct several high risk missions throughout the globe.

Stars: Philip Winchester, Sullivan Stapleton, Michelle Lukes, Rhashan Stone

6. Paul (2011)

R | 104 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.0
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57 Metascore

Two British comic-book geeks traveling across the U.S. encounter an alien outside Area 51.

Writers: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost | Director: Greg Mottola | Stars: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Seth Rogen, Mia Stallard

7. The Longest Day (1962)

G | Action, Drama, History

7.8
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The events of D-Day, told on a grand scale from both the Allied and German points of view.

Writers: Cornelius Ryan, Romain Gary, James Jones, David Pursall, Jack Seddon | Directors: Ken Annakin, Andrew Marton, Bernhard Wicki, Gerd Oswald, Darryl F. Zanuck | Stars: John Wayne, Robert Ryan, Richard Burton, Henry Fonda

8. Runner Runner (2013)

R | 91 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.6
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36 Metascore

When a poor college student who cracks an online poker game goes bust, he arranges a face-to-face with the man he thinks cheated him, a sly offshore entrepreneur.

Writers: Brian Koppelman, David Levien | Director: Brad Furman | Stars: Ben Affleck, Justin Timberlake, Gemma Arterton, Anthony Mackie

9. Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993)

PG-13 | 104 min | Adventure, Comedy, Musical

6.7
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A spoof of Robin Hood in general, and 'Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves' in particular.

Writers: J.D. Shapiro, Evan Chandler, Mel Brooks | Director: Mel Brooks | Stars: Cary Elwes, Richard Lewis, Roger Rees, Amy Yasbeck

10. Charlie Countryman (2013)

R | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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31 Metascore

While traveling abroad, a guy falls for a Romanian beauty whose unreachable heart has its origins in her violent, charismatic ex.

Writer: Matt Drake | Director: Fredrik Bond | Stars: Shia LaBeouf, Evan Rachel Wood, Mads Mikkelsen, Til Schweiger

11. The Inbetweeners Movie (2011)

R | 97 min | Comedy

6.8
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44 Metascore

Four socially troubled 18-year-olds from the south of England go on holiday to Malia.

Writers: Iain Morris, Damon Beesley | Director: Ben Palmer | Stars: James Buckley, Blake Harrison, Joe Thomas, Simon Bird

12. Redemption (2013)

R | 100 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.2
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43 Metascore

Homeless and on the run from a military court martial, a damaged ex-special forces soldier navigating London's criminal underworld seizes an opportunity to assume another man's identity -- transforming into an avenging angel in the process.

Writer: Steven Knight | Director: Steven Knight | Stars: Jason Statham, Agata Buzek, Vicky McClure, Benedict Wong

13. The Great Escape (1963)

Unrated | 172 min | Adventure, Drama, History

8.3
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Allied P.O.W.s plan for several hundred of their number to escape from a German camp during World War II.

Writers: Paul Brickhill, James Clavell, W.R. Burnett | Director: John Sturges | Stars: Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough, Charles Bronson

14. The Man with the Iron Fists (2012)

R | 95 min | Action

5.4
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51 Metascore

On the hunt for a fabled treasure of gold, a band of warriors, assassins, and a rogue British soldier descend upon a village in feudal China, where a humble blacksmith looks to defend himself and his fellow villagers.

Writers: RZA, Eli Roth | Director: RZA | Stars: Russell Crowe, Cung Le, Lucy Liu, RZA

15. Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

PG | 216 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.4
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100 Metascore

A flamboyant and controversial British military figure and his conflicted loyalties during his World War I service in the Middle East.

Writers: T.E. Lawrence, Robert Bolt, Michael Wilson | Director: David Lean | Stars: Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins

16. AVP: Alien vs. Predator (2004)

PG-13 | 101 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

5.5
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29 Metascore

During an archaeological expedition on Bouvetøya Island in Antarctica, a team of archaeologists and other scientists find themselves caught up in a battle between the two legends. Soon, the team realize that only one species can win.

Writers: Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett, Jim Thomas, John Thomas, Paul W.S. Anderson | Director: Paul W.S. Anderson | Stars: Sanaa Lathan, Lance Henriksen, Raoul Bova, Ewen Bremner

17. Killer Elite (2011)

R | 116 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.5
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44 Metascore

When his mentor is taken captive by a disgraced Arab sheik, a killer-for-hire is forced into action. His mission: kill three members of Britain's elite Special Air Service responsible for the death of his sons.

Writers: Matt Sherring, Ranulph Fiennes | Director: Gary McKendry | Stars: Jason Statham, Clive Owen, Robert De Niro, Dominic Purcell

18. Hello Ladies (2013– )

29 min | Comedy

7.5
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A gawky Englishman comes to Los Angeles to find the woman of his dreams.

Creators: Lee Eisenberg, Stephen Merchant, Gene Stupnitsky | Stars: Stephen Merchant, Christine Woods, Nate Torrence, Kevin Weisman

19. Hell's Kitchen (2005– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV | Active

7.1
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World renowned chef Gordon Ramsay puts aspiring young chefs through rigorous and devastating challenges at his restaurant in Hollywood, "Hell's Kitchen", to determine which of them will win... See full summary »

Stars: Gordon Ramsay, Jean Philippe Susilovic, Scott Leibfried, Jason Thompson

20. Wolf Creek 2 (2013)

Not Rated | 106 min | Horror, Thriller

6.1
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44 Metascore

The outback once more becomes a place of horror as another unwitting tourist becomes the prey for crazed, serial-killing pig-hunter Mick Taylor.

Writers: Greg Mclean, Aaron Sterns | Director: Greg Mclean | Stars: John Jarratt, Ryan Corr, Shannon Ashlyn, Philippe Klaus

21. Wolf Creek (2005)

R | 99 min | Horror, Thriller

6.3
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54 Metascore

Stranded backpackers in remote Australia fall prey to a murderous bushman who offers to fix their car, then takes them captive.

Writer: Greg Mclean | Director: Greg Mclean | Stars: Nathan Phillips, Cassandra Magrath, Kestie Morassi, John Jarratt

22. Bean (1997)

PG-13 | 89 min | Comedy, Family

6.3
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52 Metascore

The bumbling Mr. Bean travels to America when he is given the responsibility of bringing a highly valuable painting to a Los Angeles museum.

Writers: Rowan Atkinson, Richard Curtis, Robin Driscoll | Director: Mel Smith | Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Peter MacNicol, John Mills, Pamela Reed

23. An Idiot Abroad (2010– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Documentary, Comedy, Reality-TV

8.3
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Brit Karl Pilkington has led a sheltered life. Not having done any traveling, he enjoys living within the comforts of what he knows, basically that being what is purely British. As such, ... See full summary »

Stars: Karl Pilkington, Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant, Luke Campbell

24. Into the White (2012)

R | 104 min | Action, Drama, War

7.1
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Norway, WWII: A group of British and German soldiers find themselves stranded in the wilderness after an aircraft battle. Finding shelter in the same cabin, they realize the only way to survive the winter is to place the rules of war aside.

Writers: Ole Meldgaard, Dave Mango, Petter Næss | Director: Petter Næss | Stars: Florian Lukas, David Kross, Lachlan Nieboer, Stig Henrik Hoff

25. Kitchen Nightmares (2007– )

60 min | Reality-TV | Active

7.4
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Gordon Ramsay visits struggling restaurants across America and spends one week trying to help them become successful.

Stars: Gordon Ramsay, Michael Cabbibo, Kim Seeley, J.V. Martin

26. Anna and the King (1999)

PG-13 | 148 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.7
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56 Metascore

The story of the romance between the King of Siam and widowed British schoolteacher, Anna Leonowens, during the 1860s.

Writers: Anna Leonowens, Steve Meerson, Peter Krikes | Director: Andy Tennant | Stars: Jodie Foster, Yun-Fat Chow, Bai Ling, Tom Felton

27. Sirens (1993)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Drama

5.8
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When a painting is termed blasphemous, a young minister and his wife visit the artist... and the three sexually playful models living with him.

Writer: John Duigan | Director: John Duigan | Stars: Hugh Grant, Tara Fitzgerald, Sam Neill, Elle Macpherson

28. Kevin & Perry Go Large (2000)

R | 82 min | Comedy, Music

5.3
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Kevin and Perry are two 15-year-old boys whose desperation to lose their virginity is so great that it inspires a sort of awe. In the rare moments when they're not thinking about girls, ... See full summary »

Writers: Harry Enfield, Dave Cummings | Director: Ed Bye | Stars: Harry Enfield, Kathy Burke, Rhys Ifans, Laura Fraser

29. The Chase (2013– )

60 min | Game-Show

8.1
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You can run, but you cannot hide, The Beast is always coming after you. In THE CHASE, a team of three contestants attempts to amass as much money as possible by answering quick-fire ... See full summary »

Stars: Mark Labbett, Brooke Burns, Cory Anotado, Jackie Fox

30. The Limey (1999)

R | 89 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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73 Metascore

An extremely volatile and dangerous Englishman goes to Los Angeles to find the man he considers responsible for his daughter's death.

Writer: Lem Dobbs | Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: Terence Stamp, Peter Fonda, Lesley Ann Warren, Luis Guzmán

31. Robin and Marian (1976)

PG | 106 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.6
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Robin Hood, aging none too gracefully, returns exhausted from the Crusades to woo and win Maid Marian one last time.

Writer: James Goldman | Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Sean Connery, Audrey Hepburn, Robert Shaw, Richard Harris

32. Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence (1983)

R | 123 min | Drama, War

7.3
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In 1942 British soldier Jack Celliers comes to a Japanese prison camp. The camp is run by Yonoi, who has a firm belief in discipline, honor and glory. In his view, the allied prisoners are ... See full summary »

Writers: Laurens Van der Post, Nagisa Ôshima, Paul Mayersberg | Director: Nagisa Ôshima | Stars: David Bowie, Tom Conti, Ryûichi Sakamoto, Takeshi Kitano

33. The Moaning of Life (2013– )

TV-14 | Adventure, Comedy, Reality-TV

8.4
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Karl is faced with the different aspects of life by travelling around the world and discovering how different people face life's challenges.

Stars: Karl Pilkington, John Montgomery, Benjamin Green, Jamie Sue Sherrill

34. Colditz (2005 TV Movie)

R | 240 min | Drama, War

6.8
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Four Brits tunnel out of a German POW camp. One is killed, two are recaptured and one escapes. Scottish Corporal Nicholas McBride, the lone escapee is a slacker and reluctant soldier, but ... See full summary »

Writers: Peter Morgan, Richard Cottan | Director: Stuart Orme | Stars: Damian Lewis, Sophia Myles, Tom Hardy, Laurence Fox

35. Byron (2003 TV Movie)

147 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.1
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Following the success of his poem "Childe Harold's Pilgrimage", Byron becomes the toast of London.

Writer: Nick Dear | Director: Julian Farino | Stars: Stephen Campbell Moore, Oliver Milburn, Michael Elwyn, Jonny Lee Miller

36. Alien Autopsy (2006)

PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

5.7
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Humouristic reconstruction of the 1995 scandal when two British lads were accused of having faked a documentary from the Roswell incident in 1947.

Writer: William Davies | Director: Jonny Campbell | Stars: Declan Donnelly, Anthony McPartlin, Bill Pullman, Götz Otto

37. The Big Runaround (1966)

G | 132 min | Comedy, War

8.1
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A RAF Bomber is shot down over Paris by the Germans. Its crew (Terry Thomas as a flight captain) land there by parachute. With the help of some French civilians (Louis De Funès in the role ... See full summary »

Writers: Gérard Oury, Danièle Thompson, Marcel Jullian, Georges Tabet, André Tabet | Director: Gérard Oury | Stars: Bourvil, Louis de Funès, Claudio Brook, Andréa Parisy

38. Stars and Bars (1988)

R | 94 min | Comedy

4.7
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A British art expert travels across America in order to purchase a rare Renoir painting in the South but comes across some crazy characters in the process.

Writer: William Boyd | Director: Pat O'Connor | Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Harry Dean Stanton, Kent Broadhurst, Maury Chaykin

39. Back by Midnight (2004)

R | 89 min | Comedy

4.6
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The warden of a small, rundown, minimum-security prison plots revenge against the the prison's dishonest owner by having four inmates break out and plan a department store robbery to spruce up the prison's faculties.

Writers: Harry Basil, Rodney Dangerfield | Director: Harry Basil | Stars: Rodney Dangerfield, Randy Quaid, Kirstie Alley, Phil LaMarr

40. The U.S. vs. John Lennon (2006)

PG-13 | Documentary, Biography, Music

7.4
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64 Metascore

A documentary on the life of John Lennon, with a focus on the time in his life when he transformed from a musician into an antiwar activist.

Writers: David Leaf, John Scheinfeld | Directors: David Leaf, John Scheinfeld | Stars: John Lennon, Yoko Ono, Stew Albert, Tariq Ali

41. L.A. Without a Map (1998)

107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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A British writer pursues a young actress to Hollywood and needs all the help he can get to win her love.

Writers: Mika Kaurismäki, Richard Rayner | Director: Mika Kaurismäki | Stars: Tony Peers, Steve Huison, David Tennant, Margo Stanley

42. Occupation (2009– )

Drama, War

7.9
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Three ex-servicemen return to Basra, each for a different reason.

Stars: James Nesbitt, Stephen Graham, Warren Brown, Nonso Anozie

43. Around the World in 80 Days (II) (1989– )

49 min | Documentary

8.8
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Michael Palin attempts to copy the exploits of fictional character Phileas Fogg, by trying to travel around the world (without flying) in 80 days.

Stars: Michael Palin, Basil Pao, Chris Collins, Terry Gilliam

44. Florence Nightingale (1985 TV Movie)

140 min | Biography, Drama, Family

7.7
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The fact-based story of the pioneer of nursing known as 'the Lady with the Lamp'.

Writers: Ivan Moffat, Rose Leiman Goldemberg | Director: Daryl Duke | Stars: Jaclyn Smith, Claire Bloom, Timothy Dalton, Timothy West

45. Duty Free (1984–1986)

30 min | Comedy

6.2
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Stars: Keith Barron, Gwen Taylor, Joanna Van Gyseghem, Neil Stacy

46. Total Wipeout (2008– )

55 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

6.0
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Stars: Richard Hammond, Amanda Byram, Joanna Chappell, Ruth Glaser

47. The Blue Hour (2007)

Drama

7.1
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Several strangers in Los Angeles weave their stories of loss and hope, not knowing that their lives have brushed up against each others in small but sometimes profound ways.

Writer: Eric Nazarian | Director: Eric Nazarian | Stars: Ellen Albertini Dow, Eric Burdon, Paul Dillon, Catherine Garedakis

48. The Red Danube (1949)

Passed | 119 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.4
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Shortly after the end of World War II, British Colonel Michael 'Hooky' Nicobar is assigned to a unit in the British Zone of Vienna. His duty is to aid the Soviet authorities to repatriate ... See full summary »

Writers: Gina Kaus, Arthur Wimperis, Bruce Marshall | Director: George Sidney | Stars: Walter Pidgeon, Ethel Barrymore, Peter Lawford, Angela Lansbury

49. The Brain (1969)

G | 100 min | Comedy, Crime

6.9
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Arthur and Anatole are two little robbers. They want to rob money, money that will travel in a special train from Paris to Bruxelles. They don't know that other people have planned to do ... See full summary »

Writers: Marcel Jullian, Gérard Oury, Danièle Thompson | Director: Gérard Oury | Stars: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Bourvil, David Niven, Eli Wallach

50. A Necessary Death (2008)

101 min | Drama, Thriller

6.8
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"Documentary Filmmaker looking for suicidal individual to follow from first preparation to final act." Cut from 142 video tapes, this project sheds light on the tragedy following the infamous Internet ad.

Writer: Daniel Stamm | Director: Daniel Stamm | Stars: G.J. Echternkamp, Matthew Tilley, Valerie Hurt, Michael Traynor