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1. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

R | 133 min | Drama

8.8
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79 Metascore

Upon admittance to a mental institution, a brash rebel rallies the patients to take on the oppressive head nurse.

Writers: Lawrence Hauben, Bo Goldman, Ken Kesey, Dale Wasserman | Director: Milos Forman | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Louise Fletcher, Michael Berryman, Peter Brocco

2. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

PG-13 | 201 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

8.9
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94 Metascore

Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.

Writers: J.R.R. Tolkien, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson | Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom

3. Gran Torino (2008)

R | 116 min | Drama

8.2
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72 Metascore

Disgruntled Korean War veteran Walt Kowalski sets out to reform his neighbor, a Hmong teenager who tried to steal Kowalski's prized possession: a 1972 Gran Torino.

Writers: Nick Schenk, Dave Johannson | Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Clint Eastwood, Bee Vang, Christopher Carley, Ahney Her

4. Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)

PG-13 | 140 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

7.7
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68 Metascore

As the Clone Wars near an end, the Sith Lord Darth Sidious steps out of the shadows, at which time Anakin succumbs to his emotions, becoming Darth Vader and putting his relationships with Obi-Wan and Padme at risk.

Writer: George Lucas | Director: George Lucas | Stars: Hayden Christensen, Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Samuel L. Jackson

5. Planet of the Apes (2001)

PG-13 | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

5.7
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50 Metascore

An Air Force astronaut crash lands on a mysterious planet where evolved, talking apes dominate a race of primitive humans.

Writers: Pierre Boulle, William Broyles Jr., Lawrence Konner, Mark Rosenthal | Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Helena Bonham Carter, Tim Roth, Michael Clarke Duncan

6. Dune (1984)

PG-13 | 137 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.6
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A Duke's son leads desert warriors against the galactic emperor and his father's evil nemesis when they assassinate his father and free their desert world from the emperor's rule.

Writers: Frank Herbert, David Lynch | Director: David Lynch | Stars: Kyle MacLachlan, Virginia Madsen, Francesca Annis, Leonardo Cimino

7. The Matrix Revolutions (2003)

R | 129 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.7
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47 Metascore

The human city of Zion defends itself against the massive invasion of the machines as Neo fights to end the war at another front while also opposing the rogue Agent Smith.

Writers: Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski | Directors: Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving

8. The Passion of the Christ (2004)

R | 127 min | Drama

7.1
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47 Metascore

A film detailing the final hours and crucifixion of Jesus Christ.

Writers: Benedict Fitzgerald, Mel Gibson | Director: Mel Gibson | Stars: Jim Caviezel, Monica Bellucci, Maia Morgenstern, Christo Jivkov

9. The Wrestler (2008)

R | 109 min | Drama, Sport

7.9
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81 Metascore

A faded professional wrestler must retire, but finds his quest for a new life outside the ring a dispiriting struggle.

Writer: Robert D. Siegel | Director: Darren Aronofsky | Stars: Mickey Rourke, Marisa Tomei, Evan Rachel Wood, Mark Margolis

10. The Holy Mountain (1973)

R | 114 min | Drama, Fantasy

7.8
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This film gives the omniscient view of what social engineering caused by greed has done to the modern world, but shows us how to live and not give in to a material world.

Writer: Alejandro Jodorowsky | Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky | Stars: Alejandro Jodorowsky, Horacio Salinas, Zamira Saunders, Juan Ferrara

11. The Mission (1986)

PG | 125 min | Adventure, Drama, History

7.5
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18th century Spanish Jesuits try to protect a remote South American Indian tribe in danger of falling under the rule of pro-slavery Portugal.

Writer: Robert Bolt | Director: Roland Joffé | Stars: Robert De Niro, Jeremy Irons, Ray McAnally, Aidan Quinn

12. Simon Birch (1998)

PG | 114 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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39 Metascore

A young boy with stunted growth is convinced that God has a great purpose for him.

Writers: Mark Steven Johnson, John Irving | Director: Mark Steven Johnson | Stars: Ian Michael Smith, Joseph Mazzello, Ashley Judd, Oliver Platt

13. Breaking the Waves (1996)

R | 159 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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76 Metascore

Oilman Jan is paralyzed in an accident. His wife, who prayed for his return, feels guilty; even more, when Jan urges her to have sex with another.

Writers: Lars von Trier, Peter Asmussen | Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Emily Watson, Stellan Skarsgård, Katrin Cartlidge, Jean-Marc Barr

14. Bad Lieutenant (1992)

NC-17 | 96 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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67 Metascore

While investigating a young nun's rape, a corrupt New York City police detective, with a serious drug and gambling addiction, tries to change his ways and find forgiveness.

Writers: Victor Argo, Paul Calderon, Abel Ferrara, Zoë Lund | Director: Abel Ferrara | Stars: Harvey Keitel, Victor Argo, Paul Calderon, Leonard L. Thomas

15. Fearless (1993)

R | 122 min | Drama

7.2
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A man's personality is dramatically changed after surviving a major airline crash.

Writer: Rafael Yglesias | Director: Peter Weir | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Isabella Rossellini, Rosie Perez, Tom Hulce

16. FLCL (2000– )

TV-MA | 151 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

8.4
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A 12-year old boy named Naota one day meets a strange woman, riding a Vespa and wielding a big guitar. As soon as she appears, mysterious things start happening.

Stars: Steve Blum, Melissa Fahn, Barbara Goodson, Mika Itô

17. Two Days, Nine Lives (2001)

94 min | Drama

5.1
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Movie producer Saul (Goss) has a drug related accident while recklessly driving his car. Saul's girlfriend, Claire (Fellner), insists that Saul check into a rehabilitation clinic. The film ... See full summary »

Writers: Nick McDowell, Simon Monjack, Jessica Wells | Director: Simon Monjack | Stars: Luke Goss, Sienna Guillory, Simon Shepherd, Sabrina Van Tassel

18. The Ninth Configuration (1980)

R | 118 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller

7.4
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A new commanding officer arrives at a remote castle serving as an insane asylum for crazy and AWOL U.S. Army soldiers where he attempts to rehabilitate them by allowing them to live out ... See full summary »

Writer: William Peter Blatty | Director: William Peter Blatty | Stars: Stacy Keach, Scott Wilson, Jason Miller, Ed Flanders

19. L'Age d'Or (1930)

63 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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A surrealist tale of a man and a woman who are passionately in love with one another, but their attempts to consummate that passion are constantly thwarted, by their families, the Church and bourgeois society.

Writers: Luis Buñuel, Salvador Dalí | Director: Luis Buñuel | Stars: Gaston Modot, Lya Lys, Caridad de Laberdesque, Max Ernst

20. Burn! (1969)

R | 112 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

7.3
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72 Metascore

The professional mercenary Sir William Walker instigates a slave revolt on the Caribbean island of Queimada in order to help improve the British sugar trade. Years later he is sent again to... See full summary »

Writers: Franco Solinas, Giorgio Arlorio | Director: Gillo Pontecorvo | Stars: Marlon Brando, Evaristo Márquez, Norman Hill, Renato Salvatori

21. Joshua (I) (2002)

G | 91 min | Drama

6.8
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38 Metascore

"Joshua" tells the story of a possible second coming of Christ to a small U.S. town.

Writers: Joseph F. Girzone, Brad Mirman, Keith Giglio | Director: Jon Purdy | Stars: Tony Goldwyn, F. Murray Abraham, Kurt Fuller, Stacy Edwards

22. The God Who Wasn't There (2005)

Documentary, Biography, History

7.0
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Did Jesus exist? This film starts with that question, then goes on to examine Christianity as a whole.

Writer: Brian Flemming | Director: Brian Flemming | Stars: Sam Harris, Robert M. Price, Richard Carrier, Earl Doherty

23. Brother John (1971)

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

6.6
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An angel comes to Earth to see if the human race is worth saving.

Writer: Ernest Kinoy | Director: James Goldstone | Stars: Sidney Poitier, Will Geer, Bradford Dillman, Beverly Todd

24. The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921)

Passed | 150 min | Drama, Romance, War

8.0
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An extended family split up in France and Germany find themselves on opposing sides of the battlefield during World War I.

Writers: Vicente Blasco Ibáñez, June Mathis | Director: Rex Ingram | Stars: Rudolph Valentino, Alice Terry, Pomeroy Cannon, Josef Swickard

25. Valdez Is Coming (1971)

PG-13 | 90 min | Western

6.8
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A Mexican-American sheriff must resort to violence against a powerful rancher in order to get just compensation for the pregnant Indian widow of a wrongly killed black man.

Writers: Roland Kibbee, David Rayfiel, Elmore Leonard | Director: Edwin Sherin | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Susan Clark, Frank Silvera, Jon Cypher

26. Les Misérables (1935)

108 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.7
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In early 19th Century France an ex-convict who failed to report to parole is relentlessly pursued over a 20 year period by an obsessive policeman.

Writers: Victor Hugo, W.P. Lipscomb | Director: Richard Boleslawski | Stars: Fredric March, Charles Laughton, Cedric Hardwicke, Rochelle Hudson

27. Lord Jim (1965)

154 min | Adventure, Drama

6.9
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After being discredited as a coward, a 19th century seaman (Peter O'Toole) lives for only one purpose: to redeem himself. Based on Joseph Conrad's novel written in 1900.

Writers: Joseph Conrad, Richard Brooks | Director: Richard Brooks | Stars: Peter O'Toole, James Mason, Curd Jürgens, Eli Wallach

28. Black God, White Devil (1964)

120 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.4
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Fictionalized account of the adventures of hired gunman Antonio das Mortes, set against the real life last days of rural banditism. The movie follows Antonio as he witnesses the descent of ... See full summary »

Writer: Glauber Rocha | Director: Glauber Rocha | Stars: Geraldo Del Rey, Yoná Magalhães, Othon Bastos, Maurício do Valle

29. Greaser's Palace (1972)

TV-MA | 91 min | Comedy, Western

6.2
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A parable based on the life of Christ. This ain't your father's Bible story, full of references about the destruction of the world through massive constipation and a New Mexican setting.

Writer: Robert Downey Sr. | Director: Robert Downey Sr. | Stars: Albert Henderson, Michael Sullivan, Luana Anders, George Morgan

30. Men with Guns (II) (1997)

R | 127 min | Drama

7.6
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Humberto Fuentes is a wealthy doctor whose wife has recently died. In spite of the advice of his children, he takes a trip to visit his former students who now work in impoverished villages... See full summary »

Writer: John Sayles | Director: John Sayles | Stars: Federico Luppi, Damián Delgado, Dan Rivera González, Tania Cruz

31. Nazarin (1959)

94 min | Drama

7.9
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Nazarin is a priest, attempting to living a pure and honest life strictly according to Christian principles - but others only show him distrust and hatred, apart from the local prostitute...

Writers: Julio Alejandro, Luis Buñuel, Benito Pérez Galdós, Emilio Carballido | Director: Luis Buñuel | Stars: Marga López, Francisco Rabal, Rita Macedo, Ignacio López Tarso

32. Simon of the Desert (1965)

Not Rated | 45 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.0
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Simon, a deeply religious man living in the 4th century, wants to be nearer to God so he climbs a column. The Devil wants him come down to Earth and is trying to seduce him.

Writers: Luis Buñuel, Julio Alejandro | Director: Luis Buñuel | Stars: Silvia Pinal, Claudio Brook, Enrique Álvarez Félix, Hortensia Santoveña

33. Strange Cargo (1940)

Passed | 113 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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Convicts escaping from Devil's Island come under the influence of a strange Christ-like figure.

Writers: Lawrence Hazard, Richard Sale | Director: Frank Borzage | Stars: Clark Gable, Joan Crawford, Ian Hunter, Peter Lorre

34. The Given Word (1962)

98 min | Drama

8.2
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A good but simple Christian dies, trying to keep his vow to Saint Barbara for her to save his donkey.

Writers: Anselmo Duarte, Dias Gomes | Director: Anselmo Duarte | Stars: Leonardo Villar, Glória Menezes, Dionísio Azevedo, Geraldo Del Rey

35. Subconscious Cruelty (2000)

92 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

5.4
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"Subconscious Cruelty" is divided in four segments: Ovarian Eyeball - a naked woman is sliced by a sharp blade and an eyeball is removed from her belly. Human Larvae - a deranged man that ... See full summary »

Writer: Karim Hussain | Director: Karim Hussain | Stars: Sophie Lauzière, Anne-Marie Belley, Brea Asher, Ivaylo Founev

36. The Favour, the Watch and the Very Big Fish (1991)

R | 89 min | Comedy

6.4
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A farce, Hoskins plays a photographer who specializes in religious pictures who searches for a model for Jesus. He does a favor for a friend and finds himself doing a voice track for a ... See full summary »

Writers: Marcel Aymé, Ben Lewin | Director: Ben Lewin | Stars: Bob Hoskins, Jeff Goldblum, Natasha Richardson, Michel Blanc

37. Superman Returns (2006 Video Game)

T | Action

5.6
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The Man of Steel returns from the extinct planet Kyrpton to his home Metropolis only to find himself protecting it once more from foes such as Metallo, Mongul and Bizarro.

Stars: Brandon Routh, Kate Bosworth, Kevin Spacey, Parker Posey

38. Great Expectations (1934)

100 min | Drama, Romance

6.3
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9 year old 'Pip' Pirrip, an orphan living with relatives, aids and befriends an escaped convict on the moors, an act that will have a profound effect on his life.

Writers: Charles Dickens, Gladys Unger | Director: Stuart Walker | Stars: Henry Hull, Phillips Holmes, Jane Wyatt, Florence Reed

39. Gospel According to Harry (1994)

82 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.4
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The film is a biblical soap-opera whose action unfolds in the Californian desert. Karen and Wes's marriage is crumbling apart - like a sandcastle. Karen can't even make love to her husband ... See full summary »

Writer: Lech Majewski | Director: Lech Majewski | Stars: Andy Rivera, Alhassane Barry, David Baty, Renata Berger

40. Goodbye, 20th Century (1998)

83 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

7.0
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In the year 2019, after global destruction and descent into savagery, the immortal Kuzman tried to discover his destiny in order to learn how to die. As he enters the whirling circles of ... See full summary »

Writers: Darko Mitrevski, Aleksandar Popovski | Directors: Darko Mitrevski, Aleksandar Popovski | Stars: Lazar Ristovski, Nikola Ristanovski, Vlado Jovanovski, Dejan Acimovic

41. The Next One (1984)

105 min | Sci-Fi

4.7
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An astronaut's widow and her young son meet a stranger from the future on a Greek island.

Writer: Nico Mastorakis | Director: Nico Mastorakis | Stars: Keir Dullea, Adrienne Barbeau, Peter Hobbs, Jeremy Licht

42. Black Jesus (1968)

GP | 89 min | Drama

7.0
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A Congo rebel leader is captured and imprisoned with two white felons in this 81-minute feature containing religious symbolism and condemnation of colonial exploitation. Maurice Lalubi is ... See full summary »

Writers: Valerio Zurlini, Franco Brusati | Director: Valerio Zurlini | Stars: Woody Strode, Franco Citti, Jean Servais, Pier Paolo Capponi

43. On the Silver Globe (1988)

166 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

7.1
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A small group of cosmic explorers, including a woman, leaves Earth to find freedom and start a new civilization. They do not realize that within themselves they carry the end of their own ... See full summary »

Writers: Andrzej Zulawski, Jerzy Zulawski | Director: Andrzej Zulawski | Stars: Andrzej Seweryn, Jerzy Trela, Grazyna Dylag, Waldemar Kownacki

44. Redentor (2004)

Drama, Fantasy

7.0
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Célio Rocha believes he was assigned by God Himself a difficult mission: to persuade his childhood friend Otávio Sabóia, a corrupt entrepeneur in the construction business, to give away all his possessions to the poor.

Writers: João Emanuel Carneiro, Elena Soarez, Cláudio Torres, Fernanda Torres | Director: Cláudio Torres | Stars: Pedro Cardoso, Miguel Falabella, Fernanda Montenegro, Camila Pitanga

45. Joan the Woman (1916)

138 min | Adventure, Drama, History

6.2
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A WWI English officer is inspired the night before a dangerous mission by a vision of Joan of Arc, whose story he relives.

Writers: Jeanie Macpherson, William C. de Mille | Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Geraldine Farrar, Raymond Hatton, Hobart Bosworth, Theodore Roberts

46. Car Cemetery (1983 TV Movie)

87 min | Sci-Fi

6.4
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Writer: Fernando Arrabal | Director: Fernando Arrabal | Stars: Alain Bashung, Juliet Berto, Micha Bayard, Roland Amstutz

47. Gory Gory Hallelujah (2003)

96 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

4.6
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Four actors compete for the role of Jesus - a black revolutionary, a bisexual hippie, a Jew, and a feminist. When all four are rejected, they hit the road on bad-ass motorcycles, bound for ... See full summary »

Writer: Angie Louise | Director: Sue Corcoran | Stars: Jeffrey Gilbert, Tim Gouran, Todd Licea, Angie Louise

48. Deseos (1977)

98 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.8
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Writers: Rafael Corkidi, Carlos Illescas, Agustín Yáñez | Director: Rafael Corkidi | Stars: Ana Luisa Peluffo, Ernesto Gómez Cruz, Angélica Chain, Jorge Humberto Robles

49. The Seventh Day, the Eighth Night (1969)

103 min | Drama, Mystery

7.2
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Writers: Zdenek Mahler, Evald Schorm | Director: Evald Schorm | Stars: Jan Libícek, Josef Bek, Karel Belohradský, Nina Divísková

50. J.C. (1972)

R | 99 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.1
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Jesus Christ is born again on Earth. But his father is a hardcore Southern Baptist, and during his teen years, Jesus rebels, joining a biker gang and leading an LSD-fueled pilgrimage to "the West" to fight "the establishment."

Writers: William F. McGaha, Joe Thirty | Director: William F. McGaha | Stars: William F. McGaha, Hannibal Penney, Joanna Moore, Burr DeBenning