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1. Gattaca (1997)

PG-13 | 106 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.8
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64 Metascore

A genetically inferior man assumes the identity of a superior one in order to pursue his lifelong dream of space travel.

Director: Andrew Niccol | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, Jude Law, Gore Vidal

Votes: 235,233 | Gross: $12.34M

2. Panic Room (2002)

R | 112 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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65 Metascore

A divorced woman and her diabetic daughter take refuge in their newly-purchased house's safe room, when three men break-in, searching for a missing fortune.

Director: David Fincher | Stars: Jodie Foster, Kristen Stewart, Forest Whitaker, Dwight Yoakam

Votes: 218,481 | Gross: $95.31M

3. Good (2008)

R | 92 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.2
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40 Metascore

The rise of national socialism in Germany should not be regarded as a conspiracy of madmen. Millions of "good" people found themselves in a society spiralling into terrible chaos. A film about then, which illuminates the terrors of now.

Director: Vicente Amorim | Stars: Viggo Mortensen, Jason Isaacs, Jodie Whittaker, Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 5,963 | Gross: $0.02M

4. The Singing Detective (2003)

R | 109 min | Comedy, Crime, Musical

5.6
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45 Metascore

From his hospital bed, a writer suffering from a skin disease hallucinates musical numbers and paranoid plots.

Director: Keith Gordon | Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Robin Wright, Mel Gibson, Jeremy Northam

Votes: 7,356 | Gross: $0.34M

5. Safe (1995)

R | 119 min | Drama

7.2
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76 Metascore

An affluent and unexceptional homemaker in the suburbs develops multiple chemical sensitivity.

Director: Todd Haynes | Stars: Julianne Moore, Xander Berkeley, Dean Norris, Julie Burgess

Votes: 9,306 | Gross: $0.51M

6. Giallo (2009)

R | 92 min | Horror, Thriller

4.4
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In Italy, a woman fears her sister may have been kidnapped. Inspector Enzo Avolfi fears it's worse. They team up to rescue her from a sadistic killer known only as Yellow.

Director: Dario Argento | Stars: Adrien Brody, Emmanuelle Seigner, Elsa Pataky, Robert Miano

Votes: 4,453

7. Ethan Frome (1993)

PG | 99 min | Drama, Romance

6.3
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A new pastor arrives in a stark Vermont village and is intrigued by crippled, misshapen Ethan Frome living on an isolated, hardscrabble farm with his sickly wife Zeena.

Director: John Madden | Stars: Liam Neeson, Patricia Arquette, Gil Rood, Tate Donovan

Votes: 1,788 | Gross: $0.30M

8. I Never Sang for My Father (1970)

GP | 92 min | Drama

7.7
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A man who wants to move on with his life by moving to California and marry his girlfriend, finds it difficult as he still lives in the towering shadow of his aging father.

Director: Gilbert Cates | Stars: Melvyn Douglas, Gene Hackman, Dorothy Stickney, Estelle Parsons

Votes: 1,882

9. The Connection (2014)

R | 72 min | Documentary, News

8.2
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Diagnosed with an autoimmune disease, journalist Shannon Harvey went in search of the missing link in healthcare. Featuring interviews with leading scientists The Connection proves we have more to say about our health than we thought.

Director: Shannon Harvey | Stars: Herbert Benson, Alice Domar, Craig Duncan, Damien Finnis

Votes: 24 | Gross: $0.19M

10. Dansen op de vulkaan (2014)

81 min | Drama

5.8
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Maarten has an incurable matabolic disorder. His friend, Stefan, is the only one who knows. No one at his school, his danceschool, not even his new girlfriend named Roxanne. It's just ... See full summary »

Director: Adriënne Wurpel | Stars: Nils Verkooijen, Marcel Musters, Mouna Goeman Borgesius, Gina van Os

Votes: 184

11. Marilyn Monroe: The Final Days (2001 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 90 min | Documentary, Biography

8.0
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Documentary about the moviestar's last months including her tumultuous love affairs, drug and alcohol dependency, depression and eventual firing from her final film, 20th Century Fox's "... See full summary »

Director: Patty Ivins Specht | Stars: James Coburn, Gene Allen, Steve Allen, Lauren Bacall

Votes: 656

12. Dagboek van een oude dwaas (1987)

PG-13 | 90 min | Drama

6.5
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Marcel Hamelinck has a chronic muscle disease and therefore has to retire from his work. After his wife Denise dies, his attention is drawn to his daughter-in-law Simone. Obsessively he ... See full summary »

Director: Lili Rademakers | Stars: Ralph Michael, Beatie Edney, Suzanne Flon, Derek de Lint

Votes: 44

13. Alive & Well (2013)

75 min | Documentary, Biography

7.6
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ALIVE & WELL is a powerful documentary film about the human condition, which follows seven resilient people coming to terms with the profound reality of living with the hereditary chronic ... See full summary »

Director: Josh Taft | Stars: Charles Sabine, Michael Hayden, Trey Grey

Votes: 24

14. Columbus: The Lost Voyage (2007 TV Movie)

120 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.9
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The story of one of the most famous men in history. You might think you know him - the heroic and successful discoverer of America. Now think again.

Director: Anna Thomson | Stars: Olegar Fedoro, Alvaro Martin, David Sant, Javier Mazan

Votes: 59

15. Heal for Free (2014)

74 min | Documentary

9.0
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If you are an Earthling, this film has an important and uplifting message for YOU. Featuring Apollo Astronaut, Dr. Edgar Mitchell, Canadian Broadcaster, Dr. David Suzuki, Internet Health ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Kroschel | Stars: Howard Straus, Edgar D. Mitchell, Gaetan Chevalier, James Oschman

Votes: 239

16. Starlight, Starbright (1989 TV Movie)

Documentary

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Children's Special for CBS on the Starlight Foundation, an organization that grants the wishes of terminally or chronically ill children. Hosted by Starlight co-founder actress Emma Samms.

Director: Peter Rosen

17. Tom Hits His Head (2003)

10 min | Short, Biography, Comedy

7.4
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Tom fainted when the doctor took some blood, he fell on the floor. Just a bit dizziness, nothing more, or so it seems.

Director: Tom Putnam | Stars: Morgan Rusler, Beth Kennedy, Bob Fourriel

Votes: 89

18. World Without Cancer (1974 Video)

55 min | Documentary

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Star: G. Edward Griffin

19. Anne Unlimited (2011)

50 min | Documentary

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Anne is twenty years old and has become a prisoner of her own body, due to two cerebral hemorrhages. In spite of her physical limitations she is doing everything within her power to realize... See full summary »

Director: Katelijne Langezaal

20. What Sick Looks Like: Invisible Illness (2016)

3 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Nerris Nassiri | Stars: Elvira Barjau, Caroline Moulios, Garrett Russell Peterson, Carly Alyssa Thorne

21. Longines Chronoscope (1951–1955)
Episode: Episode dated 30 October 1953 (1953)

History, News

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Lesueur and Gilbert Kent, medicine editor for Time magazine, interview C.J. Van Slyke, associate director of the National Institute of Health. Topics include chronic disease, degenerative ... See full summary »

Stars: Gilbert Kent, Larry LeSueur, C.J. Van Slyke

22. Grey's Anatomy (2005– )
Episode: Let the Bad Times Roll (2012)

TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Romance

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Six hours after their oral boards, the fifth years relive their answers and worry about their chances. Back at the hospital, Bailey has to woo potential candidates for the hospital and Mark... See full summary »

Director: Kevin McKidd | Stars: Ellen Pompeo, Sandra Oh, Justin Chambers, Chandra Wilson

Votes: 541

23. The Incredible Hulk (1978–1982)
Episode: Married (1978)

TV-PG | 95 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.3
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David and Carolyn marry in Honolulu, Hawaii and continue to work to find a cure for both their afflictions in a race against time.

Director: Kenneth Johnson | Stars: Bill Bixby, Jack Colvin, Lou Ferrigno, Mariette Hartley

Votes: 385