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1. The Legend of Hercules (2014)
PG-13 | 99 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
The origin story of the the mythical Greek hero. Betrayed by his stepfather, the King, and exiled and sold into slavery because of a forbidden love, Hercules must use his formidable powers to fight his way back to his rightful kingdom.
2. Donnie Darko (2001)
R | 113 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a large bunny rabbit that manipulates him to commit a series of crimes, after narrowly escaping a bizarre accident.
3. The Wizard of Oz (1939)
PG | 102 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Dorothy Gale is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard who can help her return home.
Writers: Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson, Edgar Allan Woolf, L. Frank Baum | Directors: Victor Fleming, George Cukor, Mervyn LeRoy, Norman Taurog, King Vidor | Stars: Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger, Bert Lahr
4. Toy Story 3 (2010)
G | 103 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
The toys are mistakenly delivered to a day-care center instead of the attic right before Andy leaves for college, and it's up to Woody to convince the other toys that they weren't abandoned and to return home.
5. Planet of the Apes (2001)
PG-13 | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
An Air Force astronaut crash lands on a mysterious planet where evolved, talking apes dominate a race of primitive humans.
6. The Matrix Revolutions (2003)
R | 129 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The human city of Zion defends itself against the massive invasion of the machines as Neo fights to end the war at another front while also opposing the rogue Agent Smith.
7. Superman (1978)
PG | 143 min | Action, Sci-Fi
An alien orphan is sent from his dying planet to Earth, where he grows up to become his adoptive home's first and greatest superhero.
8. Planet Terror (2007)
Not Rated | 105 min | Action, Horror
After an experimental bio-weapon is released, turning thousands into zombie-like creatures, it's up to a rag-tag group of survivors to stop the infected and those behind its release.
9. Adaptation. (2002)
R | 114 min | Comedy, Drama
A lovelorn screenwriter becomes desperate as he tries and fails to adapt The Orchid Thief by Susan Orlean for the screen.
10. Eagle Eye (2008)
PG-13 | 118 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller
Jerry and Rachel are two strangers thrown together by a mysterious phone call from a woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, she pushes Jerry and Rachel into a series of increasingly dangerous situations, using the technology of everyday life to track and control their every move.
11. Life of Brian (1979)
R | 94 min | Comedy
Brian is born on the original Christmas, in the stable next door. He spends his life being mistaken for a messiah.
13. Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)
PG | 105 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Admiral Kirk and his bridge crew risk their careers stealing the decommissioned Enterprise to return to the restricted Genesis planet to recover Spock's body.
14. Open Your Eyes (1997)
R | 117 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
A very handsome man finds the love of his life, but he suffers an accident and needs to have his face rebuilt by surgery after it is severely disfigured.
17. The Hudsucker Proxy (1994)
PG | 111 min | Comedy
A naive business graduate is installed as president of a manufacturing company as part of a stock scam.
20. Meet the Browns (2008)
PG-13 | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A single mom takes her family to Georgia for the funeral of her father -- a man she never met. There, her clan is introduced to the crass, fun-loving Brown family.
21. Dead Like Me: Life After Death (2009 Video)
R | 87 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
After the departure of Rube Sofer, a new head reaper named Cameron Kane takes over. He's a slick businessman who couldn't care less about helping the newly dead. Chaos ensues and brings out... See full summary »
22. Stargate: The Ark of Truth (2008 Video)
97 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
SG-1 search for an Ancient Artifact to finally defeat the Ori. But the Artifact is in the Ori Galaxy.
23. Today's Special (2009)
R | 99 min | Comedy
In this super-feel-good foodie comedy, young Manhattan chef Samir rediscovers his heritage and his passion for life through the enchanting art of cooking Indian food.
24. Poultrygeist: Night of the Chicken Dead (2006)
Unrated | 103 min | Comedy, Horror, Musical
When the American Chicken Bunker, a military-themed fried-chicken chain, builds a restaurant on the site of an ancient Indian burial ground, local protesters aren't the only ones crying ... See full summary »
25. The Apple (1980)
PG | 90 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Musical set in the 'future', e.g. 1994. A young couple enters the world of the music industry, but also the world of drugs.
27. Miracle in Manhattan (2010 TV Movie)
Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
About the Movie: Debbie Macomber's Call Me Mrs. Miracle No one celebrates the holidays like Emily Merkle (Doris Roberts) - or Mrs. Miracle as she is known by some - who is back to ensure ... See full summary »
28. Mrs. Miracle (2009 TV Movie)
90 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Overwhelmed widower Seth Webster is searching for a housekeeper to help him with his unruly six year old twin sons. "Mrs. Miracle" mysteriously appears and quickly becomes an irreplaceable nanny, chef, friend... and matchmaker.
29. Woman of Straw (1964)
122 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Tyrannical but ailing tycoon Charles Richmond becomes very fond of his attractive Italian nurse, Maria. The nurse, in turn, falls in love with Charles' ne'er-do-well nephew Anthony, who ... See full summary »
30. The Glamorous Life of Sachiko Hanai (2003)
90 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
The Glamorous Life of Sachiko Hanai is a Pink Film (a Japanese softcore pornography genre). Sachiko Hanai (Emi Kuroda) is a call girl. One day she is caught up in a gunfight and is shot in ... See full summary »
31. Hello, Goodbye (I) (2008)
99 min | Comedy
French film icons Gérard Depardieu and Fanny Ardant star in this romantic comedy about a Parisian couple in their fifties who share a comfortable life... See full synopsis »
32. Kickassia (2010 Video)
Unrated | 92 min | Action, Comedy
The Nostalgia Critic, internet guru of bad movies, discovers the existence of the Republic of Molossia in the Nevada desert... See full synopsis »
34. Faust (2008)
Not Rated | 25 min | Animation, Short
A depressed FAUST makes a deal with Mephisto, the devil's servant, to obtain more power and glory, including the power to seduce a maiden. Faust grows powerful, but the consequences of his act has deadly, unintended ramifications.
36. Blonder Engel (2013)
31 min | Short, Comedy
A scriptwriter has an argument with his director who turns out to be a fraud. The situation finally escalates, the climax of the writers script becomes reality.
Family Guy (1999– )
TV-14 | Animation, Comedy
Peter fills Carter with the spirit of Christmas; Stewie goes on to get the only thing he wants for Christmas.
Being Erica (2009– )
45 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Erica's life is finally going great, both personally and professionally. But the fact that December 13th is approaching is weighing heavily on her mind, that date being the anniversary of ... See full summary »
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997–2003)
TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy
Giles discovers an ancient book foretelling Buffy's death at the hands of the Master.
South Park (1997– )
Red Sleigh Down
TV-MA | Animation, Comedy
When an attempt to bring Christmas to Iraq turns disastrous, the boys head to Iraq with Jesus and Mr. Hankey to save Santa from terrorists.
Writers: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, David R. Goodman, Kyle McCulloch, Karey Dornetto, Brian Graden, Vernon Chatman, Darin Moiselle, Mark Munley, Josh Lobis | Director: Trey Parker | Stars: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mona Marshall, Eliza Schneider
The Simpsons (1989– )
Thank God It's Doomsday
TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy
Homer hears about the Rapture, and by using numerology to calculate when the Rapture is coming he learns that it is only one week away.
South Park (1997– )
Woodland Critter Christmas
TV-MA | Animation, Comedy
Stan helps a group of woodland critters by killing a mountain lion, only to discover that he's helping them give birth to the Antichrist.
Writers: Trey Parker, Brian Graden, Matt Stone, Kenny Hotz, Pam Brady, Vernon Chatman, Kyle McCulloch, Theresa Mulligan, Erica Rivinoja | Director: Trey Parker | Stars: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Dante Alexander, Adrien Beard