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1. Anger Management (2012–2014)

21 min | Comedy

6.7
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Charlie is a former baseball player. In his final game, he gave himself a career-ending injury when he tried to snap a bat over his leg in anger. He becomes an anger management therapist and runs a successful private practice. His life is complicated by an ex-wife and a teenage daughter who has obsessive-compulsive disorder.

Creator: Bruce Helford | Stars: Shawnee Smith, Charlie Sheen, Noureen DeWulf, Michael Arden

Votes: 25,140

2. Heavenly Creatures (1994)

R | 99 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Two girls have an intense fantasy life; their parents, concerned the fantasy is too intense, separate them, and the girls take revenge.

Writers: Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson | Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Melanie Lynskey, Kate Winslet, Sarah Peirse, Diana Kent

Votes: 47,061

3. Take Shelter (2011)

R | 120 min | Drama, Thriller

7.4
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85 Metascore

Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself.

Writer: Jeff Nichols | Director: Jeff Nichols | Stars: Michael Shannon, Jessica Chastain, Shea Whigham, Tova Stewart

Votes: 59,250

4. Trust (I) (2010)

R | 106 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.0
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60 Metascore

A teenage girl is targeted by an online sexual predator.

Writers: Andy Bellin, Robert Festinger | Director: David Schwimmer | Stars: Clive Owen, Catherine Keener, Liana Liberato, Jason Clarke

Votes: 31,732

5. Life with Derek (2005–2009)

TV-G | 22 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.6
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Comedy tracing the constant feud between 15-year-old Casey and her step-brother Derek as they vie for control of their household.

Creators: Daphne Ballon, Bernice Vanderlaan | Stars: Michael Seater, Ashley Leggat, Jordan Todosey, Daniel Magder

Votes: 3,788

6. The Lazarus Project (2008)

PG-13 | 100 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.2
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A former criminal is drawn into a criminal endeavor and subsequently finds himself living an inexplicable new life working at a psychiatric facility.

Writers: John Glenn, Evan Astrowsky | Director: John Glenn | Stars: Paul Walker, Piper Perabo, Brooklynn Proulx, Bob Gunton

Votes: 12,363

7. But I'm a Cheerleader (1999)

R | 85 min | Comedy, Drama

6.5
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39 Metascore

A naive teenager is sent to rehab camp when her straitlaced parents and friends suspect her of being a lesbian.

Writers: Brian Wayne Peterson, Jamie Babbit | Director: Jamie Babbit | Stars: Natasha Lyonne, Clea DuVall, Michelle Williams, Brandt Wille

Votes: 18,628

8. Passengers (2008)

PG-13 | 93 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

5.8
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40 Metascore

A grief counselor working with a group of plane-crash survivors finds herself at the root of a mystery when her clients begin to disappear.

Writer: Ronnie Christensen | Director: Rodrigo García | Stars: Anne Hathaway, Patrick Wilson, David Morse, Andre Braugher

Votes: 25,478

9. Another Year (2010)

PG-13 | 129 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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80 Metascore

A look at four seasons in the lives of a happily married couple and their relationships with their family and friends.

Writer: Mike Leigh | Director: Mike Leigh | Stars: Jim Broadbent, Ruth Sheen, Lesley Manville, Oliver Maltman

Votes: 22,251

10. What Just Happened (2008)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Drama

5.7
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Two weeks in the life of a fading Hollywood producer who's having a rough time trying to get his new picture made.

Writer: Art Linson | Director: Barry Levinson | Stars: Robert De Niro, John Turturro, Stanley Tucci, Sean Penn

Votes: 22,873

11. The Oh in Ohio (2006)

R | 88 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.6
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48 Metascore

Priscilla Chase is a woman who has never had an orgasm.

Writers: Sarah Bird, Billy Kent, Adam Wierzbianski | Director: Billy Kent | Stars: Parker Posey, Paul Rudd, Danny DeVito, Winter Ave Zoli

Votes: 5,321

12. Thumbsucker (2005)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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69 Metascore

Justin throws himself and everyone around him into chaos when he attempts to break free from his addiction to his thumb.

Writers: Walter Kirn, Mike Mills | Director: Mike Mills | Stars: Lou Taylor Pucci, Tilda Swinton, Vincent D'Onofrio, Keanu Reeves

Votes: 18,255

13. The Brøken (2008)

R | 93 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

5.5
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In London, the radiologist Gina McVey organizes a surprise birthday party to her father John McVey with her boyfriend Stefan Chambers, her brother Daniel McVey and his girlfriend Kate ... See full summary »

Writer: Sean Ellis | Director: Sean Ellis | Stars: Lena Headey, Ulrich Thomsen, Melvil Poupaud, Michelle Duncan

Votes: 8,252

14. Loft (I) (2010)

108 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.9
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Five best friends, all married, decide to share a loft apartment.

Writers: Bart De Pauw, Saskia Noort | Director: Antoinette Beumer | Stars: Katja Herbers, Barry Atsma, Marwan Kenzari, Anna Drijver

Votes: 4,106

15. 2:37 (2006)

91 min | Drama

6.9
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A contemporary, ensemble drama telling the complex tale of six high school students whose lives are interwoven with situations that so many of today's youth are faced with. The story takes ... See full summary »

Writer: Murali K. Thalluri | Director: Murali K. Thalluri | Stars: Teresa Palmer, Frank Sweet, Sam Harris, Charles Baird

Votes: 5,845

16. Lantana (2001)

R | 121 min | Drama, Mystery

7.4
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84 Metascore

The relationships of four couples unravel after the discovery of a young woman's body in Lantana bush in suburban Sydney.

Writer: Andrew Bovell | Director: Ray Lawrence | Stars: Anthony LaPaglia, Geoffrey Rush, Barbara Hershey, Kerry Armstrong

Votes: 15,924

17. The Club (2015)

98 min | Drama

7.8
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A crisis counselor is sent by the Catholic Church to a small Chilean beach town where disgraced priests and nuns, suspected of crimes ranging from child abuse to baby-snatching from unwed mothers, live secluded, after an incident occurs.

Writers: Guillermo Calderón, Pablo Larraín, Daniel Villalobos | Director: Pablo Larraín | Stars: Roberto Farías, Antonia Zegers, Alfredo Castro, Alejandro Goic

Votes: 304

18. Prince of the City (1981)

R | 167 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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A New York City narcotics detective reluctantly agrees to cooperate with a special commission investigating police corruption. However, he soon discovers that he's in over his head, and nobody can be trusted.

Writers: Jay Presson Allen, Sidney Lumet, Robert Daley | Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Treat Williams, Jerry Orbach, Richard Foronjy, Don Billett

Votes: 4,612

19. Yelling to the Sky (2011)

94 min | Drama

5.8
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48 Metascore

As her family falls apart, seventeen year old Sweetness O'Hara is left to fend for herself in a neighborhood where her survival is uncertain.

Writer: Victoria Mahoney | Director: Victoria Mahoney | Stars: Jason Clarke, Zoë Kravitz, Gabourey Sidibe, Sonequa Martin-Green

Votes: 563

20. The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (1962)

104 min | Drama, Sport

7.7
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A rebellious youth, sentenced to a boy's reformatory for robbing a bakery, rises through the ranks of the institution through his prowess as a long distance runner. During his solitary runs... See full summary »

Writer: Alan Sillitoe | Director: Tony Richardson | Stars: Michael Redgrave, Tom Courtenay, Avis Bunnage, Alec McCowen

Votes: 5,185

21. Short Term 12 (2008)

21 min | Short, Drama

7.3
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A day at a group home for troubled adolescents. Denim is the head counselor, involved somehow with Natalia, another counselor. During the day, we watch them and other staff deal with a boy ... See full summary »

Writer: Destin Daniel Cretton | Director: Destin Daniel Cretton | Stars: Brad William Henke, Tania Verafield, Phoenix Henke, Keith Stanfield

Votes: 352

22. Summerhood (2008)

Not Rated | 88 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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A summer camp comedy...about the horrors of being ten.

Writers: Jacob Medjuck, David Willinsky | Directors: Jacob Medjuck, Tony Dean Smith | Stars: Raquel Alessi, Scott Beaudin, Jesse Camacho, Ewen Dickson

Votes: 427

23. Miss Guided (2008– )

Comedy

7.6
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A single-camera comedy centered on a woman (Greer) who returns to her high school alma mater to become a guidance counselor.

Creator: Caroline Williams | Stars: Judy Greer, Chris Parnell, Kristoffer Polaha, Earl Billings

Votes: 1,002

24. La chance de ma vie (2011)

87 min | Comedy, Romance

6.1
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Ever since he can remember, Julien is bad luck to every woman he dates, with disastrous results. But just when he accepts he'll never find true love, he meets the beautiful, sexy Joanna. And much to her expense, he just can't help himself.

Writers: Luc Bossi, Laurent Turner | Director: Nicolas Cuche | Stars: Virginie Efira, François-Xavier Demaison, Armelle Deutsch, Raphaël Personnaz

Votes: 1,456

25. Dorian Blues (2004)

Not Rated | 88 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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52 Metascore

High school senior Dorian begins a gay man's odyssey when he determines that he's gay and decides to come out. Chief among concerns is the reaction of his father, who has never liked him.

Writer: Tennyson Bardwell | Director: Tennyson Bardwell | Stars: Michael McMillian, Lea Coco, Steve Fletcher, Mo Quigley

Votes: 1,901

26. Jud Süß (1940)

98 min | Drama

5.2
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In this notorious Nazi propaganda historical costume melodrama, a conniving, ambitious Jewish businessman, Süß Oppenheimer, snares a post as treasurer to the Duke of Wurttemburg by ... See full summary »

Writers: Veit Harlan, Eberhard Wolfgang Moeller, Ludwig Metzger, R.L. Migeon | Director: Veit Harlan | Stars: Ferdinand Marian, Kristina Söderbaum, Heinrich George, Werner Krauss

Votes: 1,229

27. My Neighbor's Daughter (1998 TV Movie)

91 min | Drama

5.3
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A civic leader with a wife & newborn child befriends a newcomer in town & helps his daughter by offering her a baby-sitting job & by getting her into gymnastics. Their friendship soon develops into a passionate love affair.

Writer: Steven Kovacs | Director: Steven Kovacs | Stars: Sam Bottoms, Lisa Eichhorn, Yeniffer Behrens, Marco Rodríguez

Votes: 58

28. God's Country (2012)

96 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

4.3
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Meghan Doherty is a young, talented executive who neglects her mother and close friends to focus on one goal MAKING MONEY. After closing a multi-million dollar deal Meghan is asked by Mr. ... See full summary »

Writers: John Atterberry, Cecil Chambers, Delvin Molden | Director: Chris Armstrong | Stars: Jenn Gotzon, Todd Duffey, Arlene Santana, Suzanne Ford

Votes: 224

29. Locked Away (2010)

TV-14 | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.0
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A high school senior seeks help from a pregnancy counselor who exploits the situation for her own gain.

Writers: Christine Conradt, Ken Sanders | Director: Doug Campbell | Stars: Jean Louisa Kelly, Kirsten Prout, Paula Trickey, Jake Thomas

Votes: 147

30. When He's Not a Stranger (1989 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

6.6
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At a California university, Lyn goes to meet her best friend Melanie in the dorm room of Melanie's boyfriend Ron, a football star. When Lyn arrives, Melanie is not there. Ron forces himself... See full summary »

Writers: Josephine Cummings, Richard Yalem, Beth Sullivan, John Gray | Director: John Gray | Stars: Annabeth Gish, John Terlesky, Kevin Dillon, Kim Myers

Votes: 175

31. Squeeze (1997)

R | 102 min | Crime, Drama

5.9
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Ty, Hector, and Bao are close friends in a tough section of Boston, where they're called "the PG-13 crew." They're 14, decent kids with few skills who've bailed out of school. A small gang ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Patton-Spruill, Emmett Folgert | Director: Robert Patton-Spruill | Stars: Tyrone Burton, Eddie Cutanda, Phuong Duong, Geoffrey Rhue

Votes: 248

32. Shattered Spirits (1986 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 93 min | Drama

6.0
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When his drinking problem takes control of his life, a father tries to leave the bottle behind while putting his and his family's lives back together.

Writer: Gregory Goodell | Director: Robert Greenwald | Stars: Martin Sheen, Melinda Dillon, Matthew Labyorteaux, Lukas Haas

Votes: 188

33. Killer Bash (2005 TV Movie)

96 min | Horror

3.6
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Terror strikes a campus after the vengeful spirit of a murdered collegian possesses a student.

Writers: Barbara Kymlicka, David DeCoteau | Director: David DeCoteau | Stars: Raquel Riskin, Cory Monteith, Tara Wilson, Alicia Jones

Votes: 293

34. Next of Kin (1984)

70 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Twenty-three-year old Peter Foster is an only child who lives at home, where he constantly hears his parents arguing. Because Peter does nothing all day, the family goes to a clinic where a... See full summary »

Writer: Atom Egoyan | Director: Atom Egoyan | Stars: Patrick Tierney, Berj Fazalian, Sirvart Fazlian, Arsinée Khanjian

Votes: 643

35. The Legend of Beaver Dam (2010)

12 min | Short, Comedy, Horror

7.8
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When a ghost story around the campfire awakens an evil monster, it's up to nerdy Danny Zigwitz to be the hero and save his fellow campers from a bloody massacre. Crank up the volume and get... See full summary »

Writers: Jerome Sable, Eli Batalion | Director: Jerome Sable | Stars: L.J. Benet, Seán Cullen, Rick Miller, Kailey Swanson

Votes: 231

36. Special Education (1977)

110 min | Drama

8.3
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Educator and those educated in a home for juvenile delinquents in the same test: approach, take a peek into his soul to become a man. The story of a minor, neglected boys-offenders and ... See full summary »

Writers: Goran Markovic, Miroslav Simic | Director: Goran Markovic | Stars: Slavko Stimac, Bekim Fehmiu, Ljubisa Samardzic, Aleksandar Bercek

Votes: 646

37. Survival of Dana (1979 TV Movie)

96 min | Crime, Drama

5.4
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High school transfer student Dana moves to the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles after her North Dakota parents get divorced.

Writers: Frank Norwood, Tom Lazarus | Director: Jack Starrett | Stars: Melissa Sue Anderson, Robert Carradine, Marion Ross, Talia Balsam

Votes: 39

38. The Quiet One (1948)

65 min | Documentary, Drama

6.7
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A documentary account of the rehabilitation at the Wiltwyck School of an emotionally disturbed Black boy who is unwanted, misunderstood, and inwardly tortured.

Writers: James Agee, Helen Levitt | Director: Sidney Meyers | Stars: Gary Merrill, Donald Thompson, Clarence Cooper, Sadie Stockton

Votes: 119

39. Love, Mary (1985 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

7.4
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A teen (Kristy McNichol), who is always in trouble in school and has been sent to reform school, turns her life around when a counselor (Rachel Ticotin) discovers she is dyslexic.

Writer: Clifford Campion | Director: Robert Day | Stars: Kristy McNichol, Matt Clark, David Paymer, Rachel Ticotin

Votes: 62

40. Anna's Eve (2004)

R | 93 min | Horror

4.5
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A social worker struggles to uncover the mystery of why she is being haunted by ghosts.

Writer: Grayce Wey | Director: Kantz | Stars: Chris Eckles, Mae Hi, Jacqueline Jin, Clint Jung

Votes: 96

41. The Careless Years (1957)

Passed | 70 min | Drama, Romance

6.1
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High school girl from a wealthy family falls for a fellow student from a poor family. Both families disapprove, and, unable to stand the pressure, the couple quit school and flee to Mexico.

Writers: John Howard Lawson, Mitch Lindemann | Director: Arthur Hiller | Stars: Dean Stockwell, Natalie Trundy, John Larch, Barbara Billingsley

Votes: 62

42. Off and Running (2009)

76 min | Documentary

6.4
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68 Metascore

With white Jewish lesbians for parents and two adopted brothers - one mixed-race and one Korean-Brooklyn teen Avery grew up in a unique and loving household. But when her curiosity about ... See full summary »

Writer: Avery Klein-Cloud | Director: Nicole Opper

Votes: 106

43. Queer Streets (2007)

40 min | Short

6.2
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A short documentary that takes a hip, gritty look at the reality of life on the street for kids with three strikes against them: They're young. They're gay. They're homeless. Queer youth ... See full summary »

Directors: Sarah Feightner, Brooke Sopelsa, Alex Waterfield

Votes: 8

44. Bastardi 3 (2012)

97 min | Crime, Drama

2.5
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The teacher Tomás Majer, who came to one former special school in 2010, has disappeared. He came to the school a few months after his sister, also a teacher, was murdered. The boys that ... See full summary »

Writer: Tomás Magnusek | Director: Tomás Magnusek | Stars: Tomás Magnusek, Ilona Svobodová, Tomás Töpfer, Vlastimil Zavrel

Votes: 31

45. A Crimson Mark (2004)

Unrated | 13 min | Short, Drama, Romance

6.4
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A secret relationship between two Korean government employees is complicated by the difference in the men's ranks.

Writer: Hyun-Jin Park | Director: Hyun-Jin Park | Stars: Dong-gyu Lee, Dae-suk Oh

Votes: 48

46. McNeil Island (2016)

Drama | Announced

After suffering burnout, a former rape crisis counselor takes a job treating violent sex offenders at Washington State's McNeil Island Prison. While determined to prevent future crimes, ... See full summary »

Writer: Russell Gilwee | Director: Sarah Knight

47. Chloe, A to Z (2010)

72 min | Drama

5.3
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When 22-year-old Chloe is left with an unexpected pregnancy after a sexy date, she must face her secret past to move into an uncertain future. Torn between her choices, her friends influence her difficult decision: abortion or adoption.

Writer: Joseph Fusco | Director: Joseph Fusco | Stars: Natasha Warner, Angel Dillemuth, Jon Thorndike, Amy Uzi

Votes: 10

48. Saturday Night (2000)

88 min | Drama

8.0
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One night - two people - and the phone line to save their lives. Talking to a stranger on the phone is rarely a moving experience, but when you work for a telephone counseling service, it can be that and much more.

Writer: James Balian | Director: James Balian | Stars: Alison Whyte, Aaron Pedersen

Votes: 23

49. Green Chimneys (1997)

95 min | Documentary

6.9
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Green Chimneys follows three young boys living at Green Chimneys, a residential treatment center for children with emotional, behavioral, social and learning challenges.

Directors: Constance Marks, Bob Eisenhardt

Votes: 18

50. Motel Providence (2014)

9 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

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A cheating counselor working out of a sleazy motel room tests the boundaries of his own advice after a client's startling revelation.

Writers: David Amadio, Gil Damon, Steve Kuzmick | Director: Derek Frey | Stars: David Amadio, Gil Damon, Steve Kuzmick