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1. The Hunger Games (2012)

PG-13 | 142 min | Sci-Fi

7.3
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67 Metascore

Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister's place in the Hunger Games, a televised fight to the death in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen at random to compete.

Writers: Gary Ross, Suzanne Collins, Billy Ray | Director: Gary Ross | Stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Stanley Tucci

2. Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

R | 120 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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86 Metascore

A Mumbai teen who grew up in the slums, becomes a contestant on the Indian version of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?" He is arrested under suspicion of cheating, and while being interrogated, events from his life history are shown which explain why he knows the answers.

Writers: Simon Beaufoy, Vikas Swarup | Directors: Danny Boyle, Loveleen Tandan | Stars: Dev Patel, Freida Pinto, Saurabh Shukla, Anil Kapoor

3. Battle Royale (2000)

Not Rated | 114 min | Drama, Thriller

7.8
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81 Metascore

In the future, the Japanese government captures a class of ninth-grade students and forces them to kill each other under the revolutionary "Battle Royale" act.

Writers: Koushun Takami, Kenta Fukasaku | Director: Kinji Fukasaku | Stars: Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda, Tarô Yamamoto, Takeshi Kitano

4. The Starving Games (2013)

PG-13 | 83 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

3.3
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In this Hunger Games spoof, Kantmiss Evershot must fight for her life in the 75th annual Starving Games, where she could also win an old ham, a coupon for a foot-long sub, and a partially eaten pickle.

Writers: Jason Friedberg, Aaron Seltzer | Directors: Jason Friedberg, Aaron Seltzer | Stars: Maiara Walsh, Brant Daugherty, Cody Christian, Lauren Bowles

5. Butter (2011)

R | 90 min | Comedy

6.3
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40 Metascore

In Iowa, an adopted girl discovers her talent for butter carving and finds herself pitted against an ambitious local woman in their town's annual contest.

Writer: Jason A. Micallef | Director: Jim Field Smith | Stars: Jennifer Garner, Yara Shahidi, Ty Burrell, Olivia Wilde

6. RuPaul's Drag Race (2009– )

45 min | Reality-TV

7.9
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RuPaul searches for America's next drag superstar.

Stars: RuPaul, Santino Rice, Michelle Visage, Jason Carter

7. Gerry (2002)

R | 103 min | Adventure, Drama, Mystery

6.2
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54 Metascore

A friendship between two young men is tested when they go for a hike in a desert and forget to bring any water or food with them.

Writers: Casey Affleck, Matt Damon, Gus Van Sant | Director: Gus Van Sant | Stars: Casey Affleck, Matt Damon

8. They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)

M | 129 min | Drama

7.9
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The lives of a disparate group of contestants intertwine in an inhumanely grueling dance marathon.

Writers: Horace McCoy, James Poe, Robert E. Thompson | Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Jane Fonda, Michael Sarrazin, Susannah York, Gig Young

9. Cover Girl (1944)

Approved | 107 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.0
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Rusty Parker wins a contest and becomes a celebrated cover girl; this endangers her romance with dancing mentor Danny.

Writers: Virginia Van Upp, Marion Parsonnet, Paul Gangelin, Erwin S. Gelsey | Director: Charles Vidor | Stars: Rita Hayworth, Gene Kelly, Lee Bowman, Phil Silvers

10. A Face in the Crowd (1957)

Not Rated | 126 min | Drama

8.2
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An Arkansas hobo becomes an overnight media sensation. But as he becomes drunk with fame and power, will he ever be exposed as the fraud he has become?

Writer: Budd Schulberg | Director: Elia Kazan | Stars: Andy Griffith, Patricia Neal, Anthony Franciosa, Walter Matthau

11. American Dreamz (2006)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Music

5.5
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45 Metascore

The new season of "American Dreamz," the wildly popular television singing contest, has captured the country's attention, as the competition looks to be between a young Midwestern gal (Moore) and a showtunes-loving young man from Orange County (Golzari). Recently awakened President Staton (Quaid) even wants in on the craze, as he signs up for the potential explosive season finale.

Writer: Paul Weitz | Director: Paul Weitz | Stars: Hugh Grant, Dennis Quaid, Mandy Moore, Willem Dafoe

12. Recep Ivedik 4 (2014)

117 min | Comedy

4.3
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Recep Ivedik coaches the children football team in his neighborhood. For the training he uses the only free piece of land as football field on which he used to play football as a child. ... See full summary »

Writer: Sahan Gökbakar | Director: Togan Gökbakar | Stars: Sahan Gökbakar, Gülüm Baltacigil, Baris Bulut, Murat Ergür

13. 13: Game of Death (2006)

R | 114 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.8
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Pusit is having the worst day of his life. He just lost his job and is in serious debt. That is all about to change when he receives a mysterious phone call with a tempting offer. If he ... See full summary »

Writers: Eakasit Thairatana, Chookiat Sakveerakul | Director: Chookiat Sakveerakul | Stars: Krissada Sukosol, Achita Sikamana, Sarunyu Wongkrachang, Nattapong Arunnate

14. Big Brother (III) (2000– )

60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

4.2
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Big Brother is the UK's biggest reality TV show and is one of the most popular talked-about shows in British TV history. Big Brother takes place entirely within the confines of the Big ... See full summary »

Stars: Marcus Bentley, Davina McCall, Amanda Marchant, Sam Marchant

15. Celebrity Big Brother (2001– )

50 min | Reality-TV

4.4
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A version of the hit show Big Brother, in which a group of celebrities spend a week in the infamous house.

Stars: Marcus Bentley, Davina McCall, Rylan Clark, Brian Dowling

16. Midgets Vs. Mascots (2009)

R | 85 min | Comedy

5.3
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Follow 10 contestants as they compete for 1 million dollars in prize money.

Writer: Kevin Andounian | Director: Ron Carlson | Stars: Richard Howland, Mark Hapka, Akie Kotabe, Brittney Powell

17. Series 7: The Contenders (2001)

R | 86 min | Comedy, Thriller

6.6
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55 Metascore

A TV program selects people at random to kill one another for fame and their freedom.

Writer: Daniel Minahan | Director: Daniel Minahan | Stars: Brooke Smith, Marylouise Burke, Mark Woodbury, Michael Kaycheck

18. Stars in Their Eyes (1990– )

50 min | Family, Game-Show, Music

5.7
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Musical talent show in which amateur lookalikes and soundalikes impersonate their favourite singing stars.

Stars: Matthew Kelly, Cat Deeley, Leslie Crowther, Adrian Gas

19. Australia's Next Top Model (2005– )

60 min | Reality-TV

5.5
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Australian version of the hit American television series, where an open call for the 'next top model' is whittled down to a handful of hopefuls. Week by week one of the girls is eliminated ... See full summary »

Stars: Alex Perry, Charlotte Dawson, Sarah Murdoch, Jonathan Pease

20. Slashers (2001 Video)

R | 99 min | Comedy, Horror

5.6
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Japan's number one extreme reality show is having it's first all-American special! Six lucky contestants, chosen from thousands of applicants, will have the chance to win millions of ... See full summary »

Writer: Maurice Devereaux | Director: Maurice Devereaux | Stars: Sarah Joslyn Crowder, Tony Curtis Blondell, Kieran Keller, Jerry Sprio

21. Finders Keepers (I) (1991– )

10 min | Family, Sci-Fi

6.7
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Fantasy series about a boy who accidentally crosses a time barrier through his computer screen.

Stars: Jeremy Schwerdt, Grant Piro, Paul Tresnan, Sam Prest

22. Intergalactic Combat (2007)

90 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

5.6
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Aliens appear at the UN and invite Earth to join the Galactic Federation, there is a catch though, Earth has one year to send a team of it's best fighters to represent the palnet in an ... See full summary »

Writer: Ray Brady | Director: Ray Brady | Stars: Gordon Alexander, Elizabeth Tan, Neil Rayment, Adrian Rayment

23. Air Guitar Nation (2006)

R | 81 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

7.2
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72 Metascore

It's time to rock and roll - air guitar style. AIR GUITAR NATION is the feature documentary about the year that air guitar swept America - from New York to Los Angeles and then all the way ... See full summary »

Director: Alexandra Lipsitz | Stars: Dan Crane, David S. Jung, Hadia Ackerman, Lance Kasten

24. A Million (2009)

114 min | Thriller

5.7
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Eight young people try to survive a deadly game show for the million-dollar prize.

Writer: Min-Ho Cho | Director: Min-Ho Cho | Stars: Jae-ho Baek, Seo-wu Choi, Seo-eun Han, Matt Hodgkinson

25. I Married a Woman (1958)

Approved | 85 min | Comedy

5.3
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Advertising executive Marshall Briggs finds his work in conflict with his love-life with fashion model Janice Blake.

Writer: Goodman Ace | Director: Hal Kanter | Stars: George Gobel, Diana Dors, Adolphe Menjou, Jessie Royce Landis

26. Afghan Star (2009)

Unrated | 87 min | Documentary, Music

7.3
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78 Metascore

A look at how contestants on the a musical contest program "Pop Idol" in Afghanistan risk their lives to appear on the show.

Director: Havana Marking | Stars: Habib Amiri, Setara Hussainzada, Rafi Naabzada, Lima Sahar

27. Masterchef (1990–2001)

30 min | Game-Show

6.4
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Cookery competition for amateur chefs.

Stars: Loyd Grossman, Gary Rhodes, Raymond Blanc, Michel Roux

29. One Night of Love (1934)

Approved | 84 min | Music, Romance

6.0
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Mary Barrett is an aspiring Opera singer who is taken under the wings of a famous operatic maestro, Guilio Monterverdi. After spending endless working hours together and arguing, their ... See full summary »

Writers: S.K. Lauren, James Gow, Edmund H. North, Dorothy Speare, Charles Beahan | Director: Victor Schertzinger | Stars: Grace Moore, Tullio Carminati, Lyle Talbot, Mona Barrie

30. Queen for a Day (1951)

Approved | 107 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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The film was based on the popular daytime Mutual Broadcasting Company radio program that originated from New York on April 30, 1945 as "Queen For Today" and moved to Hollywood a few months ... See full summary »

Writers: Faith Baldwin, John Ashworth, Dorothy Parker, Seton I. Miller | Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Jack Bailey, Jim Morgan, Fort Pearson, Melanie York

31. Pinoy Big Brother (2005– )

Game-Show, Reality-TV

4.4
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Creator: John de Mol | Stars: Toni Gonzaga, Divine Maitland-Smith, Pamu Pamorada, Paco Evangelista

32. Rhythm on the Range (1936)

Approved | 87 min | Musical, Romance, Western

6.5
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Cowboy Jeff Larabee returns from the east and meets Doris Halloway, a young girl, that he regards as a vagabond, till he learns that she's the owner of the farm where he works. He tries to ... See full summary »

Writers: Jack Moffitt, Sidney Salkow, Walter DeLeon, Francis Martin, Mervin J. Houser | Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Bing Crosby, Frances Farmer, Bob Burns, Martha Raye

33. Tramp, Tramp, Tramp (1926)

Passed | 62 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance

5.8
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Low-life Harry falls in love with sweet Betty who inspires him to improve himself so he can marry her. He enters a $25,000 cross-country hiking contest. After many adventures he wins, pays ... See full summary »

Director: Harry Edwards | Stars: Harry Langdon, Joan Crawford, Edwards Davis, Tom Murray

34. Pup (2005)

Not Rated | 23 min | Documentary, Short

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PUP follows two out, gay, Christian leathermen - Master Skip and Pup Tim - as they prepare to compete in The Second International Puppy Contest (IPC), a leather title contest for human ... See full summary »

Director: Antonia Kao | Stars: Master Skip, Pup Tim

35. American Cannibal (2006)

87 min | Documentary

4.8
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44 Metascore

This film documents the train-wreck production and sudden shutdown of American Cannibal, the reality TV show produced by the promoter behind the Paris Hilton sex tape.

Directors: Perry Grebin, Michael Nigro | Stars: Sturgis Adams, Mitchell Allen, Chip Arndt, Kevin Blatt

36. Ella Cinders (1926)

Passed | 75 min | Comedy, Romance

8.2
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Poor Ella Cinders is much abused by her evil step-mother and step-sisters. When she wins a local beauty contest she jumps at the chance to get out of her dead-end life and go to Hollywood, ... See full summary »

Writers: Mervyn LeRoy, Frank Griffin, George Marion Jr., William M. Conselman, Charles Plumb | Director: Alfred E. Green | Stars: Colleen Moore, Lloyd Hughes, Vera Lewis, Doris Baker

37. Playboy Video Centerfold: Playmate 2000 Bernaola Twins (2000 Video)

Unrated | 65 min | Documentary

5.0
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Writers: Christian Garton, Marsha Hunt | Director: Scott Allen | Stars: Darlene Bernaola, Carol Bernaola, Deanna Brooks, Vanessa Gleason

38. Forever Fabulous (1999)

105 min | Drama, Comedy

6.9
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Beauty queen road trip about mother and daughter pageant pros going back home to Texas for a shot a redemption.

Writer: Werner Molinsky | Director: Werner Molinsky | Stars: Jean Smart, Jennifer Elise Cox, Emily Procter, Jack Plotnick

39. Girls in the Night (1953)

Passed | 83 min | Crime, Drama

7.5
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A family's efforts to move out of a slum area into a better neighborhood is hampered when their son is accused of the murder of a local blind beggar.

Writer: Ray Buffum | Director: Jack Arnold | Stars: Harvey Lembeck, Joyce Holden, Glenda Farrell, Leonard Freeman

40. The Arizona Cowboy (1950)

Approved | 67 min | Western

5.8
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Ex-G.I. Rex Allen, a song-singing, bronc-busting cowboy for the rodeo show ran by Colonel Shawnee Jefferson is arrested by Sheriff Elmer Fuller as an accessory in the theft of $50,000 from ... See full summary »

Writer: Bradford Ropes | Director: R.G. Springsteen | Stars: Rex Allen, Teala Loring, Gordon Jones, Minerva Urecal

41. Blondie Meets the Boss (1939)

Approved | 75 min | Comedy, Music

7.0
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Blondie takes over Dagwood's job while he goes off on a fishing trip.

Writers: Richard Flournoy, Kay Van Riper, Chic Young | Director: Frank R. Strayer | Stars: Penny Singleton, Arthur Lake, Larry Simms, Jonathan Hale

42. Masterchef (2011– )

Game-Show

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Danish version of the cookery competition for amateur chefs.

Stars: Anders Aagaard, Thomas Herman, Henrik Yde-Andersen, Thomas Madvig

43. Starcade (1982–1984)

Game-Show

8.5
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Contestants answer questions about video games and then play featured arcade games in order to earn enough points to beat the opponents.

Stars: Kevin McMahon, Geoff Edwards, Mark Richards, Robbie Beasley

44. Hurricane Smith (1941)

Approved | 68 min | Action, Crime, Drama

4.6
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Rodeo rider Hurricane Smith is wrongly convicted of murder and robbery, but escapes and creates a new and happy life for himself. But one of the real criminals shows up to claim the loot ... See full summary »

Writers: Charles G. Booth, Robert Presnell Sr. | Director: Bernard Vorhaus | Stars: Ray Middleton, Jane Wyatt, Harry Davenport, J. Edward Bromberg

45. Blackmailed (1951)

Approved | 73 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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Mrs. Christopher, a kindly volunteer worker at a large hospital, does a favor for a patient by delivering a sum of money to Mr. Sine. When she discovers he is a blackmailer, she threatens ... See full summary »

Writers: Hugh Mills, Roger Vadim, Elizabeth Myers | Director: Marc Allégret | Stars: Mai Zetterling, Dirk Bogarde, Fay Compton, Robert Flemyng

46. 2 ilusiones (2004)

115 min | Comedy, Romance

6.8
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In Buenos Aires, a con job brings together Heriberto, an innocent from the sticks, and Cynthia, a blond knockout. Both aspire to act, and when Cynthia tries suicide, Heriberto becomes her ... See full summary »

Writer: Martín Lobo | Director: Martín Lobo | Stars: Matías Santoianni, Claudia Albertario, Gerardo Romano, Juan Acosta

47. Geraldine's Fortune (2004)

93 min | Comedy, Drama

5.8
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Geraldine Elmhurst Liddle - Deen to her friends - is up against five other contestants for the $2 million jackpot on the game show "Bring Home the Bacon!". News of her upcoming appearance ... See full summary »

Writers: Tim Burns, Michel Tremblay | Director: John N. Smith | Stars: Jane Curtin, Mary Walsh, Matt Frewer, Sheila McCarthy

48. Under Your Spell (1936)

Approved | 62 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

6.5
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A famous singer, bored with music and fans, goes to live in Mexico. His manager sends a woman to bring him back. They fall in love.

Writers: Sy Bartlett, Bernice Mason, Frances Hyland, Saul Elkins | Director: Otto Preminger | Stars: Lawrence Tibbett, Wendy Barrie, Gregory Ratoff, Arthur Treacher

49. Bad Boy (1935)

Approved | 56 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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Poolroom ace Eddie marries his girlfriend Sally but can't find work so he sends her back to her family. Things improve after he catches some crooks.

Writers: Viña Delmar, Allen Rivkin | Director: John G. Blystone | Stars: James Dunn, Dorothy Wilson, Louise Fazenda, Victor Kilian

50. Kya Masti Kya Dhum (2001– )

Family, Game-Show

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Stars: Preeti Jhangiani, Jackie Shroff, Sonali Bendre