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1. Birdman (2014)

R | 119 min | Comedy, Drama

8.7
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89 Metascore

A washed-up actor who once played an iconic superhero must overcome his ego and family trouble as he mounts a Broadway play in a bid to reclaim his past glory.

Writers: Alejandro González Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Armando Bo | Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu | Stars: Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough

2. Big Eyes (2014)

PG-13 | 105 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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63 Metascore

A drama about the awakening of the painter Margaret Keane, her phenomenal success in the 1950s, and the subsequent legal difficulties she had with her husband, who claimed credit for her works in the 1960s.

Writers: Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski | Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Amy Adams, Christoph Waltz, Krysten Ritter, Danny Huston

3. The Raven (I) (2012)

R | 110 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

6.4
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44 Metascore

When a madman begins committing horrific murders inspired by Edgar Allan Poe's works, a young Baltimore detective joins forces with Poe to stop him from making his stories a reality.

Writers: Hannah Shakespeare, Ben Livingston | Director: James McTeigue | Stars: John Cusack, Alice Eve, Luke Evans, Brendan Gleeson

4. The Man Who Came to Dinner (1942)

Approved | 112 min | Comedy, Romance

7.8
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When acerbic critic Sheridan Whiteside slips on the front steps of a provincial Ohio businessman's home and breaks his hip, he and his entourage take over the house indefinitely.

Writers: Julius J. Epstein, Philip G. Epstein, George S. Kaufman, Moss Hart | Director: William Keighley | Stars: Bette Davis, Ann Sheridan, Monty Woolley, Richard Travis

5. All About Eve (1950)

Approved | 138 min | Drama

8.4
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An ingenue insinuates herself in to the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends.

Writer: Joseph L. Mankiewicz | Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz | Stars: Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Celeste Holm

6. The Girlfriend Experience (2009)

R | 77 min | Drama

5.6
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66 Metascore

A drama set in the days leading up to the 2008 Presidential election, and centered on a high-end Manhattan call girl meeting the challenges of her boyfriend, her clients, and her work.

Writers: David Levien, Brian Koppelman | Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: Sasha Grey, Chris Santos, Philip Eytan, Colby Trane

7. Heartburn (1986)

R | 108 min | Comedy, Drama

6.0
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An autobiographical look at the breakup of Ephron's marriage to Carl "All the President's Men" Bernstein that was also a best-selling novel. The Ephron character, Rachel is a food writer at... See full summary »

Writer: Nora Ephron | Director: Mike Nichols | Stars: Meryl Streep, Jack Nicholson, Jeff Daniels, Maureen Stapleton

8. Review (2014– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

8.4
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A critic takes aim at intense real-life experiences in lieu of food or cinema. Fair game includes divorce, anonymous sex and all manner of criminal activity.

Stars: Andrew Daly, Jessica St. Clair, Megan Stevenson, Michael Croner

9. Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Not Rated | 118 min | Comedy, Crime

8.1
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A drama critic learns on his wedding day that his beloved maiden aunts are homicidal maniacs, and that insanity runs in his family.

Writers: Julius J. Epstein, Philip G. Epstein, Joseph Kesselring | Director: Frank Capra | Stars: Cary Grant, Priscilla Lane, Raymond Massey, Jack Carson

10. 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

11. Nostalgia Critic (2007– )

Unrated | Comedy

8.7
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A movie critic raised by pop culture looks back at the movies and shows of his childhood and often feels betrayed by how poorly they hold up.

Creator: Doug Walker | Stars: Doug Walker, Rob Walker, Malcolm Ray, Lewis Lovhaug

12. Tetro (2009)

R | 127 min | Drama

6.9
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65 Metascore

Bennie travels to Buenos Aires to find his long-missing older brother, a once-promising writer who is now a remnant of his former self. Bennie's discovery of his brother's near-finished play might hold the answer to understanding their shared past and renewing their bond.

Writers: Mauricio Kartun, Francis Ford Coppola | Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Vincent Gallo, Alden Ehrenreich, Maribel Verdú, Silvia Pérez

13. 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

14. Stardust Memories (1980)

PG | 89 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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While attending a retrospect of his work, a filmmaker recalls his life and his loves: the inspirations for his films.

Writer: Woody Allen | Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Woody Allen, Charlotte Rampling, Jessica Harper, Marie-Christine Barrault

15. The Goodbye Girl (1977)

PG | 111 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.4
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After being dumped by her live-in boyfriend, an unemployed dancer and her 10-year-old daughter are reluctantly forced to live with a struggling off-Broadway actor.

Writer: Neil Simon | Director: Herbert Ross | Stars: Richard Dreyfuss, Marsha Mason, Quinn Cummings, Paul Benedict

16. The Phantom of the Opera (1989)

R | 93 min | Drama, Horror, Music

5.4
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A darker version of the classic Gaston Leroux novel. A young soprano becomes the obsession of a horribly disfigured composer who has plans for those oppose himself or the young singer.

Writers: Gaston Leroux, Gerry O'Hara, Duke Sandefur | Director: Dwight H. Little | Stars: Robert Englund, Jill Schoelen, Alex Hyde-White, Bill Nighy

17. Theatre of Blood (1973)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Horror

7.3
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A Shakespearean actor takes poetic revenge on the critics who denied him recognition.

Writers: Anthony Greville-Bell, Stanley Mann, John Kohn | Director: Douglas Hickox | Stars: Vincent Price, Diana Rigg, Ian Hendry, Harry Andrews

18. The Critic (1994–1995)

TV-14 | 522 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

8.1
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Jay Sherman is a New York film critic who has to review films he doesn't like for a living.

Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nancy Cartwright, Christine Cavanaugh, Gerrit Graham

19. Fuck (2005)

Unrated | 93 min | Documentary

7.1
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58 Metascore

A documentary on the expletive's origin, why it offends some people so deeply, and what can be gained from its use.

Director: Steve Anderson | Stars: Drew Carey, Billy Connolly, Bill Maher, Reinhold Aman

20. The Onion Movie (2008)

80 min | Comedy

6.3
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Satirical interpretations of world events and curious human behavior.

Writers: Todd Hanson, Robert D. Siegel | Directors: Tom Kuntz, Mike Maguire | Stars: Len Cariou, Sarah McElligott, Amir Talai, Daniel Chacón

21. Stage Door (1937)

Approved | 92 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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A boardinghouse full of aspiring actresses and their ambitions, dreams and disappointments.

Writers: Morrie Ryskind, Anthony Veiller, Edna Ferber, George S. Kaufman | Director: Gregory La Cava | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Ginger Rogers, Adolphe Menjou, Gail Patrick

22. Dinner Rush (2000)

R | 99 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.3
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79 Metascore

Is it just another evening at the hugely popular Italian restaurant of proprietor and bookmaker Louis Cropa in New York? Anything but as tonight's guests include; a local police detective ... See full summary »

Writers: Rick Shaughnessy, Brian S. Kalata | Director: Bob Giraldi | Stars: Danny Aiello, Edoardo Ballerini, John Rothman, Frank Bongiorno

23. Bloodsucking Freaks (1976)

X | 91 min | Comedy, Horror

4.7
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Sardu, master of the Theatre of the Macabre, and his assistant Ralphus run a show in which, under the guise of 'magic', they torture and murder people in front of their audience. But what the punters see as a trick is actually real.

Writer: Joel M. Reed | Director: Joel M. Reed | Stars: Seamus O'Brien, Viju Krem, Luis De Jesus, Niles McMaster

24. Illuminata (1998)

R | 119 min | Drama

6.2
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60 Metascore

It's the start of the 20th century, and Tuccio, resident playwright of a theatre repertory company offers the owners of the company his new play, "Illuminata". They reject it, saying it's ... See full summary »

Writers: Brandon Cole, John Turturro | Director: John Turturro | Stars: Leo Bassi, Henri Behar, Maurizio Benazzo, Fernando Bolles

25. Please Don't Eat the Daisies (1960)

112 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

6.5
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Drama critic Larry McKay, his wife Kay, and their four sons move from their crowded Manhattan apartment to an old house in the country. While housewife Kay settles into suburban life, Larry... See full summary »

Writers: Isobel Lennart, Jean Kerr | Director: Charles Walters | Stars: Doris Day, David Niven, Janis Paige, Spring Byington

26. Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work (2010)

R | 84 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy

7.4
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79 Metascore

A documentary on the life and career of Joan Rivers, made as the comedienne turns 75 years old.

Writer: Ricki Stern | Directors: Ricki Stern, Anne Sundberg | Stars: Joan Rivers, Melissa Rivers, Kathy Griffin, Jocelyn Pickett

27. The Cinema Snob (2007– )

Comedy

8.7
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A high-brow art critic takes a look at films below mainstream. He looks at lesser known titles in the categories of pornography, exploitation, low budget independent, and overly violent. If... See full summary »

Creator: Brad Jones | Stars: Brad Jones, Jerrid Foiles, Lloyd, Jillian Zurawski

28. Four Horsemen (2012)

97 min | Documentary, News

7.8
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The modern day Four Horsemen continue to ride roughshod over the people who can least afford it. Crises are converging when governments, religion and mainstream economists have stalled. 23 ... See full summary »

Writers: Ross Ashcroft, Dominic Frisby | Director: Ross Ashcroft | Stars: Noam Chomsky, Herman Daly, Joseph Stiglitz, Max Keiser

29. To Boldly Flee (2012 Video)

Unrated | 209 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.8
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When the Nostalgia Critic can't stop blaming himself for the loss of Ma-Ti, a weird string of events begins to unfold that could shake the very fabric of internet reviewing as we know it. ... See full summary »

Writers: Doug Walker, Rob Walker | Director: Doug Walker | Stars: Doug Walker, Lindsay Ellis, Lewis Lovhaug, Noah Antwiler

30. Lady Killer (1933)

TV-G | 76 min | Comedy, Crime

7.1
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A former gangster makes it big in Hollywood, but his old life catches up with him.

Writers: Ben Markson, Lillie Hayward, Rosalind Keating Shaffer | Director: Roy Del Ruth | Stars: James Cagney, Mae Clarke, Margaret Lindsay, Leslie Fenton

31. Bitter Feast (2010)

95 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

5.3
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A celebrity chef exacts revenge on a food blogger who torpedoes his career.

Writer: Joe Maggio | Director: Joe Maggio | Stars: James Le Gros, Joshua Leonard, Amy Seimetz, Larry Fessenden

32. Far Far Away Idol (2004 Video)

G | 10 min | Music, Animation, Comedy

6.3
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Watch your favorite Shrek characters sing the night away in this hilarious spoof. Join in the fun as Fiona, Puss in Boots, Donkey and the rest of the Far Far Away Kingdom battle it out in a singer's showdown.

Director: Simon J. Smith | Stars: Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz, Antonio Banderas

33. Siskel & Ebert (1986–2010)

30 min | Talk-Show

8.9
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Chicago critics Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert rate new movies with a thumbs up, or a thumbs down.

Stars: Roger Ebert, Gene Siskel, Richard Roeper, Michael Phillips

34. Friends and Family (2001)

Not Rated | 87 min | Comedy, Crime

6.4
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36 Metascore

A gay couple are hit men for the mafia.

Writer: Joseph Triebwasser | Director: Kristen Coury | Stars: Greg Lauren, Chris Gartin, Rebecca Creskoff, Edward Hibbert

35. A Merry War (1997)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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Gordon Comstock is a copywriter at an ad agency, and his girlfriend Rosemary is a designer. Gordon believes he is a genius, a marvelous poet and quits the ad agency, trying to live on his ... See full summary »

Writers: George Orwell, Alan Plater | Director: Robert Bierman | Stars: Richard E. Grant, Helena Bonham Carter, Julian Wadham, Jim Carter

36. Special Collector's Edition (2010– )

9 min | Comedy, History

6.7
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Creators: David Díaz, Juan Pérez | Stars: David Díaz, Luis Rodrigo, Gabriel Fernández-Gil, Daniel Retuerta

37. Howard Cantour.com (2012)

12 min | Short, Comedy

3.5
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An Internet film critic is consumed by his own influence as he works on a review of a director he once admired.

Director: Shia LaBeouf | Stars: Jim Gaffigan, Thomas Lennon, Portia Doubleday, Dito Montiel

38. Only Two Can Play (1962)

106 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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John Lewis is bored by his librarian's job and henpecked at home. Then Liz, wife of a local counciller, sets her sights on him. But this is risky stuff in a Welsh valleys town - if he and ... See full summary »

Writers: Bryan Forbes, Kingsley Amis | Director: Sidney Gilliat | Stars: Peter Sellers, Mai Zetterling, Virginia Maskell, Kenneth Griffith

39. All These Women (1964)

80 min | Comedy

5.7
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The pretentious critic Cornelius is writing a biography on a famous cellist and to do some research he goes to stay in his house for a few days. He doesn't manage to get an interview with ... See full summary »

Writers: Ingmar Bergman, Erland Josephson | Director: Ingmar Bergman | Stars: Bibi Andersson, Harriet Andersson, Eva Dahlbeck, Karin Kavli

40. Love and Death on Long Island (1997)

PG-13 | 93 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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80 Metascore

Giles De'Ath is a widower who doesn't like anything modern. He goes to movies and falls in love with film star, Ronnie Bostock. He then investigates everything about the movie and Ronnie. ... See full summary »

Writers: Gilbert Adair, Richard Kwietniowski | Director: Richard Kwietniowski | Stars: John Hurt, Jason Priestley, Fiona Loewi, Sheila Hancock

41. Quartet (1948)

120 min | Drama

7.6
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Four of Somerset Maugham's short stories are brought to the screen with each introduced by the author himself. In the first story, The Facts of Life, a young man with great potential on the... See full summary »

Writers: W. Somerset Maugham, R.C. Sherriff | Directors: Ken Annakin, Arthur Crabtree, Harold French, Ralph Smart | Stars: W. Somerset Maugham, Basil Radford, Naunton Wayne, Ian Fleming

42. Blood and Sand (1941)

Approved | 125 min | Drama, Sport

7.0
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Illiterate peasant Juan Gallardo rises meteorically to fame and fortune in the bullfight arena only to sow the seeds of his own fall.

Writers: Vicente Blasco Ibáñez, Jo Swerling | Director: Rouben Mamoulian | Stars: Tyrone Power, Linda Darnell, Rita Hayworth, Alla Nazimova

43. Mahler (1974)

PG | 115 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.3
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Both trifles and structure are tossed out the door by director Ken Russell in this film. Here, historical content matters not so much as metaphors, feelings, emotions, and interpretations, ... See full summary »

Writer: Ken Russell | Director: Ken Russell | Stars: Robert Powell, Georgina Hale, Lee Montague, Miriam Karlin

44. The Auteur Theory (1999)

77 min | Comedy, Mystery, Thriller

4.5
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At an absurdly self-indulgent student film festival, the directors of the (mostly terrible) short films start getting killed off one by one and a budding British documentary filmmaker decides to investigate.

Writer: Evan Oppenheimer | Director: Evan Oppenheimer | Stars: Alan Cox, Sean Gunn, Daniel Cantor, Armin Shimerman

45. Bad Movie Beatdown (2009– )

Comedy

7.4
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A dead-pan snarker takes a look at movies ranging from nostalgic to mainstream to obscure and gives them a thorough beatdown.

Stars: Mathew Buck, Christopher Barnard, Mat Williams, Allison Pregler

46. 9.14 Conspiracy Theories of Benjamin Fulford and Richard Koshimizu: The 4th. Wonder Campus (2014 Video)

Not Rated | 240 min | Documentary

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The renowned conspiracy theorists Benjamin Fulford, Richard Koshimizu give audiences a special lecture about various conspiracy theories.

Directors: Benjamin Fulford, Richard Koshimizu | Stars: George Bush, George W. Bush, Benjamin Fulford, Richard Koshimizu

47. The Phantom of the Opera (1983 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama, Horror

5.9
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Sándor Korvin, the conductor of the Budapest Opera House tutors his wife Elena as Marguerite in FAUST. She drowns herself after a bad review rigged by the sinister Baron Hunyadi, whose ... See full summary »

Writers: Gaston Leroux, Sherman Yellen | Director: Robert Markowitz | Stars: Maximilian Schell, Jane Seymour, Michael York, Jeremy Kemp

48. Obscurus Lupa Presents (2010– )

Comedy

7.7
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A peppy young woman looks at obscure movies and criticizes them accordingly. Unlike many movie reviewers, Lupa has a much more positive approach and doesn't get angry nearly as often, despite how bad many of the movies are.

Stars: Allison Pregler, Phelan Porteous, Todd Nathanson, Lewis Lovhaug

49. Milena (1991)

139 min | Biography, Drama

6.0
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Prague, 1920. Milena's father wants her to follow in his footsteps and be one of the first female doctors in Czechoslovakia, but she is determined to be a writer. She elopes to Vienna with ... See full summary »

Writers: Véra Belmont, Jana Cerna, Louis Garfinkle, Marie-Geneviève Ripeau | Director: Véra Belmont | Stars: Valérie Kaprisky, Stacy Keach, Gudrun Landgrebe, Nick Mancuso

50. Arsenic and Old Lace (1969 TV Movie)

Unrated | 90 min | Comedy

7.0
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Writers: Luther Davis, Joseph Kesselring | Director: Robert Scheerer | Stars: Lillian Gish, Helen Hayes, Bob Crane, Fred Gwynne