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1. Spider-Man 3 (2007)

PG-13 | 139 min | Action, Adventure

6.2
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59 Metascore

A strange black entity from another world bonds with Peter Parker and causes inner turmoil as he contends with new villains, temptations, and revenge.

Writers: Sam Raimi, Ivan Raimi, Alvin Sargent, Stan Lee, Steve Ditko | Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Topher Grace, Thomas Haden Church

Votes: 381,212 | Gross: $336.53M

2. Spider-Man 2 (2004)

PG-13 | 127 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

7.3
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83 Metascore

Peter Parker is beset with troubles in his failing personal life as he battles a brilliant scientist named Doctor Otto Octavius.

Writers: Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, Alfred Gough, Miles Millar, Michael Chabon, Alvin Sargent | Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Alfred Molina, James Franco

Votes: 408,924 | Gross: $373.38M

3. Adventureland (2009)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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76 Metascore

In the summer of 1987, a college graduate takes a 'nowhere' job at his local amusement park, only to find it's the perfect course to get him prepared for the real world.

Writer: Greg Mottola | Director: Greg Mottola | Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Ryan Reynolds, Kelsey Ford

Votes: 130,563 | Gross: $16.03M

4. Still Alice (2014)

PG-13 | 101 min | Drama

7.5
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72 Metascore

A linguistics professor and her family find their bonds tested when she is diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease.

Writers: Richard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland, Lisa Genova | Directors: Richard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland | Stars: Julianne Moore, Alec Baldwin, Kristen Stewart, Kate Bosworth

Votes: 85,199 | Gross: $18.66M

5. Kill Your Darlings (2013)

R | 104 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.5
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65 Metascore

A murder in 1944 draws together the great poets of the beat generation: Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs.

Writers: Austin Bunn, John Krokidas | Director: John Krokidas | Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, Dane DeHaan, Michael C. Hall, Ben Foster

Votes: 25,479 | Gross: $1.03M

6. Infinitely Polar Bear (2014)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.0
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64 Metascore

A manic-depressive mess of a father tries to win back his wife by attempting to take full responsibility of their two young, spirited daughters, who don't make the overwhelming task any easier.

Writer: Maya Forbes | Director: Maya Forbes | Stars: Mark Ruffalo, Zoe Saldana, Imogene Wolodarsky, Ashley Aufderheide

Votes: 8,960 | Gross: $1.43M

7. Igby Goes Down (2002)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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72 Metascore

A young man's peculiar upbringing renders him unable to competently cope with the struggle of growing up.

Writer: Burr Steers | Director: Burr Steers | Stars: Kieran Culkin, Susan Sarandon, Jeff Goldblum, Claire Danes

Votes: 28,993 | Gross: $4.68M

8. Something's Gotta Give (2003)

PG-13 | 128 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.7
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66 Metascore

A swinger on the cusp of being a senior citizen with a taste for young women falls in love with an accomplished woman closer to his age.

Writer: Nancy Meyers | Director: Nancy Meyers | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Diane Keaton, Keanu Reeves, Amanda Peet

Votes: 90,850 | Gross: $124.59M

9. Marathon Man (1976)

R | 125 min | Crime, Thriller

7.5
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A graduate history student is unwittingly caught in the middle of an international conspiracy involving stolen diamonds, an exiled Nazi war criminal, and a rogue government agent.

Writer: William Goldman | Director: John Schlesinger | Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier, Roy Scheider, William Devane

Votes: 44,479

10. Premium Rush (2012)

PG-13 | 91 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.5
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66 Metascore

In Manhattan, a bike messenger picks up an envelope that attracts the interest of a dirty cop, who pursues the cyclist throughout the city.

Writers: David Koepp, John Kamps | Director: David Koepp | Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Shannon, Dania Ramirez, Sean Kennedy

Votes: 95,044 | Gross: $20.28M

11. New York Minute (I) (2004)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Crime, Family

4.8
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33 Metascore

One day in New York City, as Jane Ryan tries out for an overseas college program and her sister Roxy schemes to meet her favorite punk rockers, a series of mishaps throws their day into ... See full summary »

Writers: Emily Fox, Adam Cooper, Bill Collage | Director: Dennie Gordon | Stars: Mary-Kate Olsen, Ashley Olsen, Eugene Levy, Andy Richter

Votes: 17,681 | Gross: $14.02M

12. Quiz Show (1994)

PG-13 | 133 min | Drama, History

7.5
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88 Metascore

A young lawyer, Richard Goodwin, investigates a potentially fixed game show. Charles Van Doren, a big time show winner, is under Goodwin's investigation.

Writers: Paul Attanasio, Richard N. Goodwin | Director: Robert Redford | Stars: Ralph Fiennes, John Turturro, Rob Morrow, Paul Scofield

Votes: 53,304 | Gross: $24.82M

13. The Pride of the Yankees (1942)

Passed | 128 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.8
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The story of the life and career of the famed baseball player, Lou Gehrig.

Writers: Jo Swerling, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Paul Gallico, Damon Runyon | Director: Sam Wood | Stars: Gary Cooper, Teresa Wright, Babe Ruth, Walter Brennan

Votes: 7,704

14. Elegy (I) (2008)

R | 112 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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66 Metascore

Cultural critic David Kepesh finds his life -- which he indicates is a state of "emancipated manhood" -- thrown into tragic disarray by Consuela Castillo, a well-mannered student who awakens a sense of sexual possessiveness in her teacher.

Writers: Nicholas Meyer, Philip Roth | Director: Isabel Coixet | Stars: Ben Kingsley, Penélope Cruz, Patricia Clarkson, Dennis Hopper

Votes: 19,383 | Gross: $3.58M

15. The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)

PG-13 | 126 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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Rose and Gregory, both Columbia University professors meet when Rose's sister answers Gregory's "personals" ad. Several times burned, the handsome-but-boring Gregory believes that sex has ... See full summary »

Writers: André Cayatte, Gérard Oury, Richard LaGravenese | Director: Barbra Streisand | Stars: Barbra Streisand, Jeff Bridges, Lauren Bacall, George Segal

Votes: 11,405 | Gross: $41.25M

16. Roger Dodger (2002)

R | 106 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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75 Metascore

After breaking up with his lover and boss, a smooth-talking man takes his teenaged nephew out on the town in search of sex.

Writer: Dylan Kidd | Director: Dylan Kidd | Stars: Campbell Scott, Jesse Eisenberg, Isabella Rossellini, Elizabeth Berkley

Votes: 15,210 | Gross: $1.26M

17. Howl (2010)

R | 84 min | Biography, Drama

6.8
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63 Metascore

As Allen Ginsberg talks about his life and art, his most famous poem is illustrated in animation while the obscenity trial of the work is dramatized.

Writers: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman | Directors: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman | Stars: James Franco, Todd Rotondi, Jon Prescott, Aaron Tveit

Votes: 10,670 | Gross: $0.62M

18. Tadpole (2000)

PG-13 | 78 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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71 Metascore

Coming-of-age story about a 15-year-old boy, Oscar, who falls in love with his stepmother, Eve.

Writers: Heather McGowan, Niels Mueller, Gary Winick | Director: Gary Winick | Stars: Sigourney Weaver, Aaron Stanford, Kate Mara, Robert Iler

Votes: 5,170 | Gross: $2.88M

19. P.S. (2004)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.3
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55 Metascore

An unfulfilled divorced woman gets the chance to relive her past when she meets a young man who appears to be her high school sweetheart who died many years before.

Writers: Helen Schulman, Dylan Kidd | Director: Dylan Kidd | Stars: Laura Linney, Topher Grace, Marcia Gay Harden, Gabriel Byrne

Votes: 5,044 | Gross: $0.18M

20. Project Nim (2011)

PG-13 | 93 min | Documentary

7.4
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83 Metascore

Tells the story of a chimpanzee taken from its mother at birth and raised like a human child by a family in a brownstone on the upper West Side in the 1970s.

Writer: Elizabeth Hess | Director: James Marsh | Stars: Nim Chimpsky, Stephanie LaFarge, Herbert Terrace, Wer LaFarge

Votes: 7,236 | Gross: $0.41M

21. Dreamchild (1985)

PG | 94 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

7.1
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Exploring the somewhat darker and more mysterious side of the Lewis Carroll's classic book, the movie follows Alice Liddell (the book's inspiration) as an old woman who is haunted by the ... See full summary »

Writer: Dennis Potter | Director: Gavin Millar | Stars: Coral Browne, Ian Holm, Peter Gallagher, Caris Corfman

Votes: 1,164

22. Julie Johnson (2001)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama, Romance

6.2
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A woman attempts to realize the dreams she never knew she had.

Writers: Wendy Hammond, Bob Gosse | Director: Bob Gosse | Stars: Lili Taylor, Courtney Love, Noah Emmerich, Mischa Barton

Votes: 565

23. Love the Hard Way (2001)

R | 104 min | Drama, Crime, Romance

6.4
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42 Metascore

The story of a petty thief who meets an innocent young woman and brings her into his world of crime while she teaches him the lessons of enjoying life and being loved.

Writers: Shuo Wang, Peter Sehr, Marie Noelle | Director: Peter Sehr | Stars: Adrien Brody, Charlotte Ayanna, Jon Seda, August Diehl

Votes: 2,142 | Gross: $0.04M

24. Who Was That Lady? (1960)

Approved | 115 min | Comedy

6.8
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In order to get back into the good graces with his wife with whom he has had a misunderstanding, a young chemistry professor concocts a wild story that he is an undercover FBI agent. To ... See full summary »

Writer: Norman Krasna | Director: George Sidney | Stars: Tony Curtis, Dean Martin, Janet Leigh, James Whitmore

Votes: 776

25. The Misadventures of Margaret (1998)

105 min | Comedy, Romance

5.4
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A timid, insecure popular author with an overly-attentive professor husband decide to write an erotic novel. With encouragement from her sister and a bi-sexual friend, she goes to France ... See full summary »

Writers: Cathleen Schine, Brian Skeet | Director: Brian Skeet | Stars: Parker Posey, Jeremy Northam, Craig Chester, Elizabeth McGovern

Votes: 527

26. The Magic Garden of Stanley Sweetheart (1970)

R | 117 min | Drama

6.7
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Based on a semi-autobiographical novel by Robert T. Westbrook, the movie is about 23 year old Columbia University dropout (Stanley Sweetheart) who seeks his identity during the sexual ... See full summary »

Writer: Robert T. Westbrook | Director: Leonard Horn | Stars: Linda Gillen, Michael Greer, Dianne Hull, Holly Near

Votes: 104

27. Spanish Fly (1998)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Romance

4.7
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A woman reporter in over her head in trying to write a book on the male machismo in Spain finds the men don't match her story's expectations. She also finds herself involved in relationships with the wrong men.

Writer: Daphna Kastner | Director: Daphna Kastner | Stars: Daphna Kastner, Toni Cantó, Martin Donovan, Danny Huston

Votes: 143 | Gross: $0.01M

28. The Other (1999)

105 min | Drama, Romance

6.1
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Egyptian director Youssef Chahine exposes the links between power and fanaticism and denounces intolerance in this bitter portrait of the Egyptian business world, where unconditional drive ... See full summary »

Writers: Youssef Chahine, Khaled Youssef | Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Hanan Turk, Hani Salama, Nabila Ebeid, Mahmoud Hemida

Votes: 629

29. Naturally Obsessed: The Making of a Scientist (2009)

60 min | Documentary

7.2
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Three irrepressible graduate students are in a race to beat the competition to discover the switch that controls appetite in the human body. The pressure is on, as they each have to deal ... See full summary »

Directors: Carole Rifkind, Richard Rifkind

Votes: 10

30. 24 Nights (1999)

97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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When Jonathan Parker was 4 years old, his mother's words and a chance encounter with a Salvation Army Kris Kringle instilled in him a lifelong belief in the legend of Santa Claus. Now 24 ... See full summary »

Writer: Kieran Turner | Director: Kieran Turner | Stars: Kevin Isola, Aida Turturro, Stephen Mailer, David Burtka

Votes: 299

31. Breaking the Chain (2009)

14 min | Short, Biography, Drama

8.1
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In 1939, physicist Leo Szilard must convince his colleagues at Columbia University to keep their nuclear research secret and protect the world from atomic weapons.

Writer: Stuart Weinstock | Director: Stuart Weinstock | Stars: Todd Faulkner, Gabe Bettio, Terry Layman, Jon Krupp

Votes: 11

32. Tom's Restaurant - A Documentary About Everything (2014)

90 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy

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Tom's Restaurant in New York City: Seinfeld, Suzanne Vega, NASA, Columbia University and much more... Documentary about Tom's Restaurant, in Morningside Heights - Manhattan. Owners, clientele & pop culture references.

Writers: Jesse McDowell, Gian Franco Morini | Director: Gian Franco Morini | Stars: Ramon Berenguer, Burton Crane, Mrs. Elfie, Josh Gondelman

33. 7 Transcendental Operations (2006)

35 min | Short, Fantasy

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7 students experience sublime weirdness and brush their teeth.

Director: Eugene Kotlyarenko | Stars: Hannah Hunt, Gabriel Kass-Johnson, Ezra Koenig, Erik Lindman

34. The Great Romance (1919)

60 min | Adventure, Romance

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Writer: Finis Fox | Director: Henry Otto | Stars: Harold Lockwood, Rubye De Remer, Joseph Granby, Frank Currier

35. College Cooking 101 (2009 Video)

Comedy

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Creator: Colby Day | Director: Colby Day | Stars: Tim Chawaga, Ryan Hitchcock, Daniel Johnsen, Meagan Kensil

Votes: 6

36. Basketball Headliners of 1951 (1951)

Approved | 16 min | Short, News, Sport

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An entry in RKO's "Sports Headliners" series of shorts that highlights some of the games of 1951's top college basketball teams and those in the NCAA tournament.Teams shown in action ... See full summary »

Stars: 'Sweetwater' Clifton, Marques Haynes, Reece 'Goose' Tatum

37. Draw Me Something (2010 Video)

10 min | Short, Drama, Mystery

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4th of July. Adam and Zed are two strangers in the night. Zed is about to kill himself when Adam arrives and asks him a ride. They start a journey in the nocturnal New York. But only one will go back home.

Writer: Chelvendra Sathieaanandha | Director: Michele De Caro | Stars: Anthony Alessandro, Wayne Brusseau

38. 48 Hours (1988– )
Episode: Capture the Queen (2007)

Documentary, News

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Stars: Peter Van Sant, Frank Abagnale Jr., Jon Campbell, Steven Rambam

39. Rules of Engagement (2007–2013)
Episode: Catering (2013)

TV-14 | 21 min | Comedy, Romance

8.3
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Audrey tries to fit in at a lecture at Columbia University until Brenda needs her help to be a waitress, and Russell crashes Timmy's dinner with his parents and Adam and Jennifer.

Creator: Tom Hertz | Director: Tom Hertz | Stars: Patrick Warburton, Megyn Price, Oliver Hudson, Bianca Kajlich

Votes: 96

40. Longines Chronoscope (1951–1955)
Episode: Episode dated 2 March 1955 (1955)

History, News

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Lesueur and Crawford interview John R. Dunning, nuclear physicist and Dean of the Columbia University School of Engineering. Topics include America's technical superiority over the Soviet ... See full summary »

Stars: Kenneth Crawford, John R. Dunning, Larry LeSueur

41. Longines Chronoscope (1951–1955)
Episode: Episode dated 21 January 1953 (1953)

History, News

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Huie and Burt interview John R. Dunning, nuclear physicist and Dean of Engineering at Columbia University. Topics include the shortage of trained engineers in the United States and opportunities for current engineering students.

Stars: Hardy Burt, John R. Dunning, William Bradford Huie

42. CBS Dokyumento (1988– )
Episode: Futari no Burukku Henson (2009)

Documentary

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Director: Ryûnosuke Azuma | Stars: Peter Barakan, Miyoko Yoshikawa

43. Castle (2009–2016)
Episode: Secret's Safe with Me (2012)

TV-PG | 44 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.6
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Wendy Dupree, murdered in a cheap motel, wrote a clue in her blood. When Castle realizes it's no word but a number, it leads, in combination with her phone records, to a storage compartment... See full summary »

Creator: Andrew W. Marlowe | Director: John Terlesky | Stars: Nathan Fillion, Stana Katic, Susan Sullivan, Jon Huertas

Votes: 814

44. Warehouse 13 (2009–2014)
Episode: The Living and the Dead (2013)

TV-PG | 43 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.3
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Following the orchid's release in Germany, Pete and Myka must race to stop a global plague before it kills half the world's population.

Creators: D. Brent Mote, Jane Espenson | Director: Millicent Shelton | Stars: Eddie McClintock, Joanne Kelly, Saul Rubinek, Aaron Ashmore

Votes: 253