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1. The Darjeeling Limited (2007)

R | 91 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.2
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67 Metascore

A year after their father's funeral, three brothers travel across India by train in an attempt to bond with each other.

Director: Wes Anderson | Stars: Owen Wilson, Adrien Brody, Jason Schwartzman, Amara Karan

Votes: 151,418 | Gross: $11.90M

2. Before Sunset (2004)

R | 80 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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90 Metascore

Nine years after Jesse and Celine first met, they encounter each other again on the French leg of Jesse's book tour.

Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Vernon Dobtcheff, Louise Lemoine Torrès

Votes: 185,155 | Gross: $5.79M

3. The Messenger (I) (2009)

R | 113 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.1
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77 Metascore

An American soldier struggles with an ethical dilemma when he becomes involved with a widow of a fallen officer.

Director: Oren Moverman | Stars: Ben Foster, Samantha Morton, Woody Harrelson, Jena Malone

Votes: 31,069 | Gross: $0.07M

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

R | 103 min | Drama, Romance

8.1
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85 Metascore

A boy is raised by a Buddhist monk on an isolated floating temple where the years pass like the seasons.

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

Votes: 67,313 | Gross: $2.38M

5. Teorema (1968)

Unrated | 98 min | Drama, Mystery

7.3
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A strange visitor in a wealthy family. He seduces the maid, the son, the mother, the daughter and finally the father before leaving a few days after. After he's gone, none of them can ... See full summary »

Director: Pier Paolo Pasolini | Stars: Silvana Mangano, Terence Stamp, Massimo Girotti, Anne Wiazemsky

Votes: 9,273

6. The Aristocrats (2005)

Unrated | 89 min | Documentary, Comedy

6.4
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72 Metascore

One hundred superstar comedians tell the same very, VERY dirty, filthy joke--one shared privately by comics since Vaudeville.

Director: Paul Provenza | Stars: George Carlin, Don Rickles, Chris Rock, Chris Albrecht

Votes: 15,359 | Gross: $6.38M

7. Grand Canyon (1991)

R | 134 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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64 Metascore

Grand Canyon revolved around six residents from different backgrounds whose lives intertwine in modern-day Los Angeles. At the center of the film is the unlikely friendship of two men from ... See full summary »

Director: Lawrence Kasdan | Stars: Danny Glover, Kevin Kline, Steve Martin, Mary McDonnell

Votes: 13,342 | Gross: $33.24M

8. Dev.D (2009)

144 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.1
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After breaking up with his childhood sweetheart, a young man finds solace in drugs. Meanwhile, a teenage girl is caught in the world of prostitution. Will they be destroyed, or will they find redemption?

Director: Anurag Kashyap | Stars: Abhay Deol, Mahie Gill, Kalki Koechlin, Dibyendu Bhattacharya

Votes: 23,597 | Gross: $0.01M

9. The 10th Victim (1965)

Not Rated | 92 min | Action, Sci-Fi

6.8
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Some people like violence so much, that they decide to create a club in which human hunts are organized - members being alternately hunters, and prey, until they end up dead.

Director: Elio Petri | Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Ursula Andress, Elsa Martinelli, Salvo Randone

Votes: 2,696

10. Guide (1965)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

8.5
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A tour guide falls in love with a married woman, and helps her rediscover her love for dance.

Director: Vijay Anand | Stars: Dev Anand, Waheeda Rehman, Leela Chitnis, Anwar Hussain

Votes: 5,105

11. Oedipus Rex (1967)

Not Rated | 104 min | Drama

7.5
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In pre-war Italy, a young couple have a baby boy. The father, however, is jealous of his son - and the scene moves to antiquity, where the baby is taken into the desert to be killed. He is ... See full summary »

Director: Pier Paolo Pasolini | Stars: Silvana Mangano, Franco Citti, Alida Valli, Carmelo Bene

Votes: 3,877

12. Love Letter (1995)

PG | 117 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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When exchanging letters two women discover new things about a man they knew.

Director: Shunji Iwai | Stars: Miho Nakayama, Etsushi Toyokawa, Bunjaku Han, Katsuyuki Shinohara

Votes: 5,431

13. Parzania (2005)

116 min | Drama, History

7.8
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A parsi family struggles to find thier son in a genocide carried out by vested interests outfits during 2002, commonly known as Gujarat riots which broke out after the Godhra Train Burning incident. During riots more than 790 Muslim and 289 Hindus died and around 300 people missing in the Indian state of Gujarat.

Director: Rahul Dholakia | Stars: Naseeruddin Shah, Corin Nemec, Sarika, Parzaan Dastur

Votes: 1,206

14. Fever Pitch (1985)

R | 96 min | Drama

4.2
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An investigative journalist gets hooked on the subject of his inquiry - professional gambling.

Director: Richard Brooks | Stars: Ryan O'Neal, Catherine Hicks, Giancarlo Giannini, Bridgette Andersen

Votes: 216 | Gross: $0.62M

15. Late Last Night (1999 TV Movie)

R | 90 min | Comedy

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After a fight with his wife, who's leaving him, Dan's day is getting worse by the minute. He calls an old friend for a night of binge drinking and intoxication. They start a cathartic ride through the city's underbelly.

Director: Steven Brill | Stars: Emilio Estevez, Bobby Edner, Steven Weber, Kelly Rowan

Votes: 502

16. Free Rainer (2007)

130 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Frustrated, because he is forced to produce bad TV-shows, a manager of a TV-station, enters the station and manipulates the ratings, to initiate a TV-revolution.

Director: Hans Weingartner | Stars: Moritz Bleibtreu, Elsa Sophie Gambard, Milan Peschel, Gregor Bloéb

Votes: 4,039

17. AmnesiA (2001)

90 min | Drama, Comedy, Mystery

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57 Metascore

A photographer returns to his parental home because his mother is seriously ill. The confrontation with his past leads to panic in a surreal, stylised psychological drama.

Director: Martin Koolhoven | Stars: Fedja van Huêt, Carice van Houten, Theo Maassen, Sacha Bulthuis

Votes: 416

18. Schatten - Eine nächtliche Halluzination (1923)

Unrated | 90 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

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A wealthy man invites the local wealthy bachelors over for a puppet show about men who covet another man's wife. The puppeteer is actually a witch and gives the men nightmares about what could happen if they date the lady of the house.

Director: Arthur Robison | Stars: Alexander Granach, Max Gülstorff, Lilli Herder, Rudolf Klein-Rogge

Votes: 664

19. Chintu Ji (2009)

Comedy, Drama

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Rishi, the son of legendary Raj Kapoor, decides to try his hand at politics, and to garner support, re-locates to his birth village, Hadbahedi. The village is located in an isolated area ... See full summary »

Director: Ranjit Kapoor | Stars: Rishi Kapoor, Priyanshu Chatterjee, Kulraj Randhawa, Saurabh Shukla

Votes: 161

20. Protagonist (2007)

R | 90 min | Documentary

7.4
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68 Metascore

Jessica Yu's documentary explores the relationship between human life and Euripidean dramatic structure by weaving together the stories of four men: German terrorist, a bank robber, an "ex-gay" evangelist, and a martial arts student.

Director: Jessica Yu | Stars: Hans-Joachim Klein, Mark Salzman, Chris Diamantopoulos, Joe Loya

Votes: 501

21. Katharsi (2009)

74 min | Crime, Thriller

5.6
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A hard-boiled ex-cop, against the background of a pitiless and cold-blooded revenge, stands alone before the Mob, his personal demons and a grand, yet violent catharsis.

Director: Fokion Bogris | Stars: Kostas Stefanakis, Vangelis Mourikis, Christos Natsios, Vangelis Alexandris

Votes: 110

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Biography, Comedy, Horror

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Director: Mel House | Stars: Omar Adam, Tye Blue, Jill Brumer, Mel House

23. Sentimental Education (1998)

Drama

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The story revolves around the lives of a group of international fashion models, focusing on the main character, Fabrice. The film examines the hollowness of his glamorous lifestyle, leading... See full summary »

Director: C.S. Leigh | Stars: Clément Sibony, Julie Gayet, Arsinée Khanjian, Thom Hoffman

Votes: 14

24. Egression (2011)

100 min | Drama

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Attempting to escape the past through drugs and sex, three friends charge headlong towards their inescapable fates. A story of savage passions, tragic mistakes and redemption.

Director: Ray Brady | Stars: Des Brady, Angela Spalding, Andrew Shire, Ray Brady

Votes: 60

25. Itan enas isyhos thanatos (1986)

88 min | Drama

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Director: Frieda Liappa | Stars: Eleonora Stathopoulou, Pemi Zouni, Takis Moschos, Yorgos Moshos

Votes: 24

26. Itawari (2010)

73 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

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A man is forced to face choices between love and loneliness, the past and the present and ultimately, he must choose life or death.

Director: Mark Charles Adams | Stars: Adam Gibson, Hannah Cork, Gerard P. Howells, Jay Blyth

27. The Vortex: Quantum Gate II (1994 Video Game)

Adventure, Sci-Fi

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Private Drew Griffin has discovered the truth behind his mission on the hostile planet AJ3905. Now he must learn about this new alien world and its inhabitants and make a fateful choice.

Director: Greg Roach | Stars: Ruth Aguilar, Joyce Anastasia, A. Russell Andrews, Mark Arend

Votes: 8

28. Aguasanta's Fall (2007)

12 min | Short, Crime, Horror

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Directors: Daniel Blanco Clavier, Pablo Iranzo | Stars: Juan Behrens, Ruben Fariñas, Miguel Monteagudo, Andrés Úngaro

29. A Man, Sinking

Short, Drama | Post-production

A recently released ex-convict finds catharsis as a technical diver. But at the bottom of the ocean, in the infinite expanse of darkness, his past waits for him.

Director: Dan Paul Murphy | Stars: Julian Shaw, Cassandra Charlick, Alan Flower, Roger Wentworth

30. Svecha (1991)

93 min | Drama

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Director: Anatoli Kudryavtsev | Stars: Lev Borisov, Valeriy Legin, Vera Lipstok, Adolf Shestakov

31. Secrets (2006)

15 min | Short

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A collection of anonymous audio recordings of real secrets illustrated through abstract and surreal imagery.

Director: Nadia Tan | Stars: Azedeh Afousi, Anthi Charalambous, Amanda McCavour, Viola Schrey

32. Breaking and Entering (2009)

3 min | Short

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A rape victim tells her story, artistically, vocally and visually.

Director: Korinna McRobert

33. Halifax f.p. (1994–2001)
Episode: Afraid of the Dark (1998)

R | 101 min | Crime

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When several people are brutally murdered at a service station, Jane Halifax lends her forensic psychiatric skills to the police investigation that immediately follows. As the case ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Jodrell | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Shane Connor, Hugh Jackman, Susan Lyons

Votes: 172

34. Everybody Loves Raymond (1996–2005)
Episode: Alone Time (2000)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy, Family

7.3
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Debra wants to be alone for a while. Ray wonders why.

Director: Steve Zuckerman | Stars: Ray Romano, Patricia Heaton, Brad Garrett, Madylin Sweeten

Votes: 156

35. Millennium (1996–1999)
Episode: The Curse of Frank Black (I) (1997)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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On Halloween night, when demons come calling, Frank is haunted by the ghosts of memories past including that of a soldier he met as a child. He offers Frank a way to pull out of his downward spiral - by making a deal with the Devil.

Director: Ralph Hemecker | Stars: Lance Henriksen, Megan Gallagher, Brittany Tiplady, Dean Winters

Votes: 235