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1. Pan's Labyrinth (2006)

R | 118 min | Drama, Fantasy, War

8.3
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98 Metascore

In the falangist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world.

Writer: Guillermo del Toro | Director: Guillermo del Toro | Stars: Ivana Baquero, Ariadna Gil, Sergi López, Maribel Verdú

2. The Last Samurai (2003)

R | 154 min | Action, Drama, History

7.7
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55 Metascore

An American military advisor embraces the Samurai culture he was hired to destroy after he is captured in battle.

Writers: John Logan, Edward Zwick, Marshall Herskovitz | Director: Edward Zwick | Stars: Tom Cruise, Ken Watanabe, Billy Connolly, William Atherton

3. Kung Fu Panda (2008)

PG | 92 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.6
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73 Metascore

In the Valley of Peace, Po the Panda finds himself chosen as the Dragon Warrior despite the fact that he is obese and a complete novice at martial arts.

Writers: Jonathan Aibel, Glenn Berger, Ethan Reiff, Cyrus Voris | Directors: Mark Osborne, John Stevenson | Stars: Jack Black, Ian McShane, Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman

4. Hero (2002)

PG-13 | 99 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.9
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84 Metascore

A defense officer, Nameless, was summoned by the King of Qin regarding his success of terminating three warriors.

Writers: Feng Li, Bin Wang, Yimou Zhang | Director: Yimou Zhang | Stars: Jet Li, Tony Chiu Wai Leung, Maggie Cheung, Ziyi Zhang

5. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)

PG-13 | 120 min | Action, Drama, Romance

7.9
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93 Metascore

Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to an impetuous, physically skilled, adolescent nobleman's daughter, who is at a crossroads in her life.

Writers: Du Lu Wang, Hui-Ling Wang, James Schamus, Kuo Jung Tsai | Director: Ang Lee | Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Michelle Yeoh, Ziyi Zhang, Chen Chang

6. The Name of the Rose (1986)

R | 130 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.8
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An intellectually nonconformist monk investigates a series of mysterious deaths in an isolated abbey.

Writers: Umberto Eco, Andrew Birkin, Gérard Brach, Howard Franklin, Alain Godard | Director: Jean-Jacques Annaud | Stars: Sean Connery, Christian Slater, Helmut Qualtinger, Elya Baskin

7. Red Cliff (2008)

R | 146 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.4
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73 Metascore

The first chapter of a two-part story centered on a battle fought in China's Three Kingdoms period (220-280 A.D.).

Writers: John Woo, Khan Chan, Cheng Kuo, Heyu Sheng, Guanzhong Luo | Director: John Woo | Stars: Tony Chiu Wai Leung, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Fengyi Zhang, Chen Chang

8. Fearless (2006)

PG-13 | 104 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.7
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70 Metascore

This film tells the story of Chinese Martial Arts Master Huo Yuanjia (1869-1910). Huo Yuanjia was the founder and spiritual guru of the Jin Wu Sports Federation.

Writers: Chris Chow, Chi-long To | Director: Ronny Yu | Stars: Jet Li, Shidô Nakamura, Betty Sun, Yong Dong

9. Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring (2003)

R | 103 min | Drama

8.1
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85 Metascore

On an isolated lake, an old monk lives on a small floating temple. The wise master has also a young boy with him who learns to become a monk. And we watch as seasons and years pass by.

Writer: Ki-duk Kim | Director: Ki-duk Kim | Stars: Ki-duk Kim, Yeong-su Oh, Jong-ho Kim, Young-min Kim

10. Three Days of the Condor (1975)

R | 117 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.5
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A bookish CIA researcher finds all his co-workers dead, and must outwit those responsible until he figures out who he can really trust.

Writers: James Grady, Lorenzo Semple Jr., David Rayfiel | Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Robert Redford, Faye Dunaway, Cliff Robertson, Max von Sydow

11. Conspiracy (2001 TV Movie)

R | 96 min | Drama, History, War

7.9
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A dramatic recreation of the Wannsee Conference where the Nazi Final Solution phase of the Holocaust was devised.

Writer: Loring Mandel | Director: Frank Pierson | Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Clare Bullus, Stanley Tucci, Simon Markey

12. Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)

R | 114 min | Action, Drama, Romance

7.0
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70 Metascore

During China's Tang dynasty the emperor has taken the princess of a neighboring province as wife. She has borne him two sons and raised his eldest. Now his control over his dominion is complete, including the royal family itself.

Writers: Yu Cao, Yimou Zhang | Director: Yimou Zhang | Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Li Gong, Jay Chou, Ye Liu

13. The Believer (2001)

R | 102 min | Drama

7.3
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75 Metascore

A young Jewish man develops a fiercely anti-Semitic philosophy. Based on the factual story of a K.K.K. member in the 1960s who was revealed to be Jewish by a New York Times reporter.

Writers: Henry Bean, Mark Jacobson | Director: Henry Bean | Stars: Ryan Gosling, Summer Phoenix, Peter Meadows, Garret Dillahunt

14. The Pillow Book (1996)

Not Rated | 126 min | Drama

6.7
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64 Metascore

As a young girl in Japan, Nagiko's father paints characters on her face, and her aunt reads to her from "The Pillow Book", the diary of a 10th-century lady-in-waiting. Nagiko grows up, ... See full summary »

Writers: Sei Shonagon, Peter Greenaway | Director: Peter Greenaway | Stars: Vivian Wu, Ewan McGregor, Yoshi Oida, Ken Ogata

15. The Wedding Banquet (1993)

R | 106 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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To satisfy his nagging parents, a gay landlord and a female tenant agree to a marriage of convenience, but his parents arrive to visit and things get out of hand.

Writers: Ang Lee, Neil Peng, James Schamus | Director: Ang Lee | Stars: Winston Chao, May Chin, Ya-Lei Kuei, Sihung Lung

16. To Live (1994)

Not Rated | 125 min | Drama, War

8.3
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Fugui and Jiazhen endure tumultuous events in China as their personal fortunes move from wealthy landownership to peasantry. Addicted to gambling, Fugui loses everything. In the years that ... See full summary »

Writers: Wei Lu, Hua Yu | Director: Yimou Zhang | Stars: You Ge, Li Gong, Ben Niu, Wu Jiang

17. Kwaidan (1964)

Not Rated | 183 min | Fantasy, Horror

8.0
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A collection of four Japanese folk tales with supernatural themes.

Writers: Yôko Mizuki, Lafcadio Hearn | Director: Masaki Kobayashi | Stars: Rentarô Mikuni, Michiyo Aratama, Misako Watanabe, Kenjirô Ishiyama

18. King of Beggars (1992)

TV-14 | 101 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.9
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The spoilt son of a millionaire finds the love of his life, but she will only accept him if he proves himself as a kung-fu master. He enters and wins the "Kung-Fu Scholar" tournament, ... See full summary »

Writers: Kin Chung Chan, Gordon Chan | Director: Gordon Chan | Stars: Stephen Chow, Sharla Cheung, Man Tat Ng, Norman Chu

19. Riding Alone for Thousands of Miles (2005)

PG | 107 min | Drama

7.5
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73 Metascore

A Japanese father travels to China's Yunnan province in the place of his ailing son to film a famous folk-opera star.

Writers: Yimou Zhang, Jingzhi Zou, Bin Wang | Director: Yimou Zhang | Stars: Ken Takakura, Kiichi Nakai, Shinobu Terajima, Ken Nakamoto

20. The Puppetmaster (1993)

142 min | Biography, Drama, War

7.4
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In the first half of this century, young Li Tienlu joines a travelling puppet theatre and subsequently makes a career as one of Taiwan's leading puppeteers. During World War II the Japanese... See full summary »

Writers: T'ien-wen Chu, Tianlu Li, Nien-Jen Wu | Director: Hsiao-Hsien Hou | Stars: Tianlu Li, Giong Lim, Ming Hwa Bai, Kuei-Chung Cheng

21. The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya (2010)

Not Rated | 163 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

8.2
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On December 18, Kyon finds that several traces of the SOS Brigade have mysteriously disappeared from his life. Mikuru and Yuki do not seem to recall meeting him, and Haruhi and Itsuki do ... See full summary »

Writers: Nagaru Tanigawa, Fumihiko Shimo, Alex Von David | Directors: Tatsuya Ishihara, Yasuhiro Takemoto | Stars: Aya Hirano, Tomokazu Sugita, Minori Chihara, Yûko Gotô

22. Patriotism (1966)

Not Rated | 30 min | Drama, Short

7.5
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Two characters on a Noh stage dramatize the rite of love and death of Lieutenant Shinji Takeyama and his wife Reiko. Takeyama was one of a cadre of young officers who staged a coup d'état ... See full summary »

Writer: Yukio Mishima | Directors: Masaki Dômoto, Yukio Mishima | Stars: Yukio Mishima, Yoshiko Tsuruoka

23. Zhi guo yuan (1922)

30 min | Comedy, Short, Romance

6.6
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Cheng the fruit seller is in love with the daughter of his neighbor the doctor, but the good doctor won't let him marry her unless Chang finds him more patients. With some creative ... See full summary »

Writer: Zhengqiu Zheng | Director: Shichuan Zhang | Stars: Zhegu Zheng, Zhengqiu Zheng, Ying Yu

24. Blues Harp (1998)

107 min | Crime, Drama, Music

7.3
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Ambitious yakuza Kenji befriends harmonica-playing bartender Chuji, who moonlights as a part-time drug-dealer for the opposing gang. Their friendship is threatened by Kenji's plans for ... See full summary »

Writers: Toshihiko Matsuo, Toshiyuki Morioka | Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Hiroyuki Ikeuchi, Seiichi Tanabe, Saori Sekino, Mickey Curtis

25. The Legend of Evil Lake (2003)

92 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

6.0
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A thousand years ago, an evil spirit was kept imprisoned in a lake by the first emperor of the Chilla empire. Now unleashed, it possesses the body of Ja Woon-bi, the wife of general ... See full summary »

Writer: Ju-ri Hong | Director: Kwang-hoon Lee | Stars: Jun-ho Jeong, Hyo-jin Kim, Hye-ri Kim, Won-seok Choi

26. The Overcoat (1952)

Approved | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.3
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Based on Nikolai Gogol's story with the location changed from Russia to Italy and the time changed to the present (1952), the story is about a poor city-hall clerk (Renato Rascel) whose ... See full summary »

Writers: Alberto Lattuada, Giorgio Prosperi, Giordano Corsi, Enzo Curreli, Luigi Malerba, Leonardo Sinisgalli, Cesare Zavattini | Director: Alberto Lattuada | Stars: Renato Rascel, Yvonne Sanson, Giulio Stival, Ettore Mattia

27. Cloistered Nun: Runa's Confession (1976)

74 min

6.3
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Sisterhood is powerful. Before leaving for a mission in Africa, Runa, a nun, visits her sister three years after entering the convent when her sister stole Runa's boyfriend. Runa comes to ... See full summary »

Writer: Toshio Ashizawa | Director: Masaru Konuma | Stars: Luna Takamura, Yôko Azusa, Tatsuya Hamaguchi, Nobutaka Masutomi

28. Hollywood Mouth (2008)

75 min | Drama

6.6
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In Hollywood, a film buff gets involved with selling a Faberge egg.

Writer: Jordan Mohr | Director: Jordan Mohr | Stars: Michael Abruscato, Katy Baker, Sam Bologna, Veli Erturk

29. Grass Labyrinth (1979)

40 min | Short, Fantasy, Romance

7.5
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Writers: Kyoka Izumi, Rio Kishida, Shûji Terayama | Director: Shûji Terayama | Stars: Hiroshi Mikami, Takeshi Wakamatsu, Keiko Niitaka, Jûzô Itami

30. Nancy Drew: Shadow at the Water's Edge (2010 Video Game)

E10+ | Adventure, Mystery

9.1
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Teen detective Nancy Drew travels to Japan and investigates ghost sightings at a traditional inn.

Writers: Nik Blahunka, Cathy Roiter | Director: Tim Burke | Stars: Lani Minella, Kira Lauren, Mikano Fukaya, Walayn Sharples

31. Koan of Spring (2013)

75 min | Drama

6.0
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Love in its purest form is the mother of wisdom.

Writer: Marc-Olivier Louveau | Director: Marc-Olivier Louveau | Stars: Châu Belle Dinh, Michel Chapuis, Fang-Hsuan Chiu, Tenzin Kunchap

32. Tian guo ni zi (1994)

99 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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Guan Jian wants to report the murder of his father who died 10 years ago. The alleged murderer whom Guan Jian accuses of the crime is his own mother.

Writers: Hing-Dong Wong, Ho Yim | Director: Ho Yim | Stars: Gaowa Siqin, Chung-Hua Tou, Jingwu Ma, Zi Wei

33. Inge Druckrey: Teaching to See (2012)

37 min | Documentary, Short

8.1
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Director: Andrei Severny | Stars: Ken Carbone, Inge Druckrey, Kris Holmes, Nancy Mayer

34. Sho no michi (2009)

93 min | Drama

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Writer: Yukinari Kamata | Director: Kôji Kawano | Stars: Tomo Yanagishita, Yasuhisa Furuhara, Ryosuke Miura, Tetsuya Makita

35. Kyukei no koya (1981 TV Movie)

94 min | Drama, Mystery

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Writers: Yoshihiro Ishimatsu, Seichô Matsumoto | Director: Hideo Onchi | Stars: Yôko Shimada, Toshirô Mifune, Masatoshi Nakamura, Kyôko Kagawa

36. The Fastest Sword (1968)

Adventure, Drama

6.9
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Writer: Lei Pan | Director: Lei Pan | Stars: Ping Lu, Ching Chu, Ming Kao, Chiang Han

37. Flannery and Quilt (1976 TV Movie)

30 min | Comedy

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An abrasive, two-fisted longshoreman and a quiet calligrapher attempt to share an apartment.

Creators: Marty Feldman, Carl Reiner | Director: Carl Reiner | Stars: Red Buttons, Harold Gould, Richard Benedict, Pat Finley

38. Bahrain Value Installation: Resourcefulness (2010)

2 min | Documentary, Short

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Writer: Peter Ringgaard | Director: Peter Ringgaard

39. I Want to Grow Old in China (2008)

50 min | Documentary

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Set in China's capital Beijing, 'I Want to Grow Old in China' documents the stunning multimedia spectacle taking place in the city's parks performed by thousands of elderly each morning. ... See full summary »

Directors: Ursula Engel, Sameer Farooq

40. Bahrain Ambient Film: Calligraphy (2010)

4 min | Documentary, Short

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Short poetic film about the art of calligraphy.

Writer: Peter Ringgaard | Director: Peter Ringgaard | Star: Salman Jaafar Hassan Al-Aradi

41. The World of Art Presents: Strathmore Creative Cards (2009 Video)

134 min | Family

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Director: Michael Goldstein | Star: Dan Nelson

42. The World of Art Presents: Abstract Watercolors Expressions in Blue (2009 Video)

36 min | Short, Family

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Director: Michael Goldstein | Star: Sterling Edwards

43. The Four Immeasurables (2010)

7 min | Short, Drama

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On a hot summer day, a Chinese calligrapher prepares to paint. As he does so, he begins to remember his past and the world that he was forced to abandon. Will he ever be able to keep alive ... See full summary »

Writer: Keith Adam Johnson | Director: Keith Adam Johnson | Stars: Chi Lik Cheung, Warren Lee, Pearl Tan

44. Le projet Sapporo (2010)

5 min | Short, Biography

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The Sapporo Project is a poetic homage to the work of acclaimed Japanese calligrapher Gazanbou Higuchi. A unique glimpse into the world of calligraphy, this animated film takes a look at ... See full summary »

Writer: Marie-Josee Saint-Pierre | Director: Marie-Josee Saint-Pierre | Star: Gazanbou Higuchi

45. Mr. Bean (1990–1995)
Episode: Back to School Mr. Bean (1994)

TV-G | Comedy, Family

8.5
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Mr. Bean goes back to school for an orientation day while he sees the different projects and activities in which he gets into mischief.

Writers: Robin Driscoll, Rowan Atkinson | Director: John Birkin | Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Suzanne Bertish, Lucy Fleming, Al Ashton

46. Mr. Bean (1990–1995)
Episode: Do-It-Yourself Mr. Bean (1994)

TV-G | Comedy, Family

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Mr. Bean hosts a New Year's party with his friends Rupert and Hubert. The next day, Bean buys many tools and appliances to decorate and improve his apartment. He decides to paint his room ... See full summary »

Writers: Robin Driscoll, Rowan Atkinson | Director: John Birkin | Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Robert Austin, Simon Godley, Helen Burns

47. Sanctuarium (2014)

Documentary, Short, History

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There is a sacred place called Sanctuarium. It is not physically fixed. You can discover it within yourself. But if it's difficult to find it, you might visit such the place in Tallinn's Old Town where you can also meet its Founder.

Director: Slavik Bihun | Stars: Anatoli Ljutjuk, Mushka

48. The Ascent of Man (1973– )
Episode: The Hidden Structure (1973)

Documentary

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Man learns the hidden structure of all things.

Director: Mick Jackson | Stars: Joss Ackland, Jacob Bronowski

49. Wild China (2008– )
Episode: Tides of Change (2008)

Documentary

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From the eastern end of the Great Wall, China's coast spans 14,000 kilometres and more than 7,000 years of history. This is a place of huge contrasts: futuristic modern cities jostling ... See full summary »

Director: Charlotte Scott | Star: Bernard Hill