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1. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)

PG | 114 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.3
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54 Metascore

When his job along with that of his co-worker are threatened, Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined.

Director: Ben Stiller | Stars: Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Jon Daly, Kathryn Hahn

Votes: 235,683 | Gross: $58.23M

2. Dark City (1998)

R | 100 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

7.7
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66 Metascore

A man struggles with memories of his past, including a wife he cannot remember, in a nightmarish world with no sun.

Director: Alex Proyas | Stars: Rufus Sewell, Kiefer Sutherland, Jennifer Connelly, William Hurt

Votes: 156,573 | Gross: $14.34M

3. Revolutionary Road (2008)

R | 119 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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69 Metascore

A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children.

Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Christopher Fitzgerald, Jonathan Roumie

Votes: 152,288 | Gross: $22.88M

4. Hugo (2011)

PG | 126 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.5
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83 Metascore

Set in 1930s Paris, an orphan who lives in the walls of a train station is wrapped up in a mystery involving his late father and an automaton.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Asa Butterfield, Chloë Grace Moretz, Christopher Lee, Ben Kingsley

Votes: 244,802 | Gross: $73.82M

5. K-PAX (2001)

PG-13 | 120 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.4
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49 Metascore

PROT is a patient at a mental hospital who claims to be from a far away planet. His psychiatrist tries to help him, only to begin to doubt his own explanations.

Director: Iain Softley | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Jeff Bridges, Mary McCormack, Alfre Woodard

Votes: 148,168 | Gross: $50.17M

6. Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (2011)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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58 Metascore

A fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik's vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible.

Director: Lasse Hallström | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Emily Blunt, Amr Waked, Kristin Scott Thomas

Votes: 51,460 | Gross: $9.03M

7. Flicka (2006)

PG | 95 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

6.1
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57 Metascore

Young Katy claims a wild horse as her own -- an effort to prove to her father that she is capable of one day taking over the family ranch.

Director: Michael Mayer | Stars: Alison Lohman, Tim McGraw, Maria Bello, Ryan Kwanten

Votes: 6,086 | Gross: $21.00M

8. A Life Less Ordinary (1997)

R | 103 min | Comedy, Crime, Fantasy

6.4
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35 Metascore

Ewan McGregor stars as a cleaning man in L.A. who takes his boss' daughter hostage after being fired and replaced by a robot. Two "angels" who are in charge of human relationships on earth,... See full summary »

Director: Danny Boyle | Stars: Cameron Diaz, Ewan McGregor, Holly Hunter, Delroy Lindo

Votes: 30,056 | Gross: $4.27M

9. The Prisoner (2009 TV Mini-Series)

360 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.3
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An update to the cult favorite series from the 1960s about a government agent who is kidnapped and sent to a remote island known as "the Village".

Stars: Ian McKellen, Jim Caviezel, Ruth Wilson, Lennie James

Votes: 6,414

10. Nurse Betty (2000)

R | 110 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.3
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69 Metascore

Comedy about a widow's post-traumatic obsession with a soap star.

Director: Neil LaBute | Stars: Renée Zellweger, Morgan Freeman, Chris Rock, Greg Kinnear

Votes: 30,096 | Gross: $25.17M

11. The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004)

R | 95 min | Biography, Drama

7.0
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63 Metascore

Based on real life events, Assassination is set in 1974 and centers on a businessman who decides to take extreme measures to achieve his American dream.

Director: Niels Mueller | Stars: Sean Penn, Naomi Watts, Don Cheadle, Jack Thompson

Votes: 23,316 | Gross: $0.70M

12. Johnny Suede (1991)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

5.8
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53 Metascore

A struggling young musician and devoted fan of Ricky Nelson wants to be just like his idol and become a rock star.

Director: Tom DiCillo | Stars: Brad Pitt, Richard Boes, Cheryl Costa, Michael Luciano

Votes: 3,005

13. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1945)

PG | 129 min | Drama, Romance

8.2
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Encouraged by her idealistic if luckless father, a bright and imaginative young woman comes of age in a Brooklyn tenement during the early 1900s.

Director: Elia Kazan | Stars: Dorothy McGuire, Joan Blondell, James Dunn, Lloyd Nolan

Votes: 5,385

14. I Vitelloni (1953)

Not Rated | 104 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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87 Metascore

A character study of five young men at crucial turning points in their lives in a small town in Italy.

Director: Federico Fellini | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Franco Fabrizi, Franco Interlenghi, Leopoldo Trieste

Votes: 10,405 | Gross: $0.10M

15. Pather Panchali (1955)

Not Rated | 125 min | Drama

8.4
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Impoverished priest Harihar Ray, dreaming of a better life for himself and his family, leaves his rural Bengal village in search of work.

Director: Satyajit Ray | Stars: Kanu Bannerjee, Karuna Bannerjee, Subir Banerjee, Chunibala Devi

Votes: 13,476 | Gross: $0.54M

16. The King of Marvin Gardens (1972)

R | 103 min | Drama

6.6
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'It's Monopoly out there'. Jason Staebler, The King of Marvin Gardens, has gone directly to jail, lives on the Boardwalk and fronts for the local mob in Atlantic City. He is also a dreamer ... See full summary »

Director: Bob Rafelson | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Bruce Dern, Ellen Burstyn, Julia Anne Robinson

Votes: 3,632

17. My Life So Far (1999)

PG-13 | 98 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

6.5
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Memoir of the lives of a family growing up on a post World War I British estate headed up by a strong disciplinarian, her daughter, her inventor husband, their ten year old son, and his ... See full summary »

Director: Hugh Hudson | Stars: Colin Firth, Rosemary Harris, Irène Jacob, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

Votes: 2,451 | Gross: $0.62M

18. Crave (I) (2012)

113 min | Drama, Thriller

5.4
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19 Metascore

A downtrodden photographer, haunted by the urban violence and decay around him, retreats into an inner world of dark fantasies.

Director: Charles de Lauzirika | Stars: Josh Lawson, Emma Lung, Ron Perlman, Edward Furlong

Votes: 940

19. The Silver Chalice (1954)

Approved | 142 min | Drama, Romance

4.5
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A Greek artisan is commissioned to cast the cup of Christ in silver and sculpt around its rim the faces of the disciples and Jesus himself. He travels to Jerusalem and eventually to Rome to... See full summary »

Director: Victor Saville | Stars: Virginia Mayo, Pier Angeli, Jack Palance, Paul Newman

Votes: 1,056

20. Sunes sommar (1993)

83 min | Comedy, Family

6.8
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It's summer and Sune Anderssons family is planning a holiday in Greece. Sunes father, Rudolf is sulking because then he won't be able to go on his beloved fishing trip. But after seeing how... See full summary »

Director: Stephan Apelgren | Stars: Peter Haber, Carina Lidbom, Andreas Hoffer, Gabriel Odenhammar

Votes: 2,837

21. Something Must Break (2014)

85 min | Drama, Romance

6.5
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A gritty story taking place in Stockholm, about the passionate love between the self-abusive Sebastian who wants to be a woman, and the easy-going Andreas who is certainly not gay.

Director: Ester Martin Bergsmark | Stars: Saga Becker, Iggy Malmborg, Shima Niavarani, Mattias Åhlén

Votes: 925

22. American Dreamer (1984)

PG | 105 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

6.8
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Frustrated housewife/writer Cathy Palmer ghostwrites a story about Rebecca Ryan, a dashing international spy, and wins a trip to Paris. While there, she is involved in an accident, and ... See full summary »

Director: Rick Rosenthal | Stars: JoBeth Williams, Tom Conti, Giancarlo Giannini, Coral Browne

Votes: 1,118

23. Android (1982)

PG | 80 min | Crime, Sci-Fi

5.8
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Strange doctor secretly experiments with androids on his space station. His assistant is Max, a curious android who wants to see the world and meet a girl. Criminals Maggie and two other hide on their station and soon violence erupts.

Director: Aaron Lipstadt | Stars: Klaus Kinski, Don Keith Opper, Brie Howard, Norbert Weisser

Votes: 1,883

24. Soulmates (II)

Drama, Fantasy, Mystery | Filming

Two young singer-songwriters have been metaphysically dreaming about each other, since they were children.

Director: Jim Fitzpatrick | Stars: Kevin Pollak, Bill Goldberg, Daniel Baldwin, Lisa London

25. Shattered Image (1998)

R | 102 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy

4.9
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In New York, Jessie Markham is raped by a man with mask and now she is recovering from the rape and an attempted suicide. However her mind is confused and she lives two realities. In one ... See full summary »

Director: Raoul Ruiz | Stars: Anne Parillaud, William Baldwin, Lisanne Falk, Graham Greene

Votes: 580 | Gross: $0.10M

26. Wondrous Oblivion (2003)

PG | 106 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

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61 Metascore

Eleven-year-old David Wiseman is mad about cricket but no good at it. He has the entire kit but none of the skill, and he's a laughingstock at school. So when a Jamaican family moves in ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Morrison | Stars: Sam Smith, Leagh Conwell, Dominic Barklem, Jo Stone-Fewings

Votes: 1,054 | Gross: $0.09M

27. Oh Marbella! (2003)

Unrated | 88 min | Comedy

5.1
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Welcome to Marbella, the original Costa del Sol paradise for the rich and famous and for those wishing they were. It's where the crazy worlds of dreamers, nudists, killers and anti goat ... See full summary »

Director: Piers Ashworth | Stars: Rik Mayall, Tom Bell, Mike Reid, Geoff Bell

Votes: 103

28. Maangamizi: The Ancient One (2001)

110 min | Drama

7.7
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An American woman doctor comes to Tanzania to work at a hospital for the mentally disturbed, with her Tanzanian lover. There, she meets a sometimes catatonic patient, Samahe, who seems to ... See full summary »

Directors: Martin Mhando, Ron Mulvihill | Stars: Barbarao, Amandina Lihamba, Samahani Kejeri, Waigwa Wachira

Votes: 42

29. Freedom (1982)

Not Rated | 102 min | Drama

7.2
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Ron, a young man in his late teens or early 20s, but emotionally younger, has no visible, employable assets, yet rails at his status in life -- blaming everyone for the fact that his dreams are not coming true.

Director: Scott Hicks | Stars: Jon Blake, Candy Raymond, Jad Capelja, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell

Votes: 60

30. The Day the Music Died (2010)

25 min | Short, Biography, Drama

6.8
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Inspired by the trailblazing music and tragic end of Buddy Holly, a modern-day depiction seeks after the same success in a surreal Los Angeles.

Director: Bruno Miotto | Stars: Guy Kent, Paige Segal, Jon Morgan Woodward, Anastasia Leddick

Votes: 358

31. Coulda, Woulda, Shoulda (2016)

110 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

The London Lad, The Angel from Cali and The New York Jock collide in the city of unrequited dreams, in pursuit of True Romance, as they fight to defy a life of Coulda Woulda Shoulda's, in ... See full summary »

Director: Jacky Jhaj | Stars: Cameron Anderson, Nils Hognestad, Brian Jackson, Lucy Drive

32. Painting Anna (2015)

76 min | Documentary, Drama

8.0
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A young accountant finally pursues her dreams of becoming a painter.

Director: Vanessa Pantley | Stars: Emily Goss, G. To'mas Jones, Jessica Bassett, Gary Bairos

Votes: 6

33. Ilusión (2013)

65 min | Comedy

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Director: Daniel Castro | Stars: Daniel Castro, Simona Ferrar, Nacho Gabasa, Víctor García León

Votes: 91

34. Clocks Tell the Time (2014)

21 min | Short, Adventure, Drama

9.5
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Everything has a purpose, even machines.

Director: Shunsuke Okubo | Stars: Shunsuke Okubo, Sam Maxwell, Tess Grant, Megan Clifford

Votes: 13

35. Backwood Philosopher (2009)

110 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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Director: Kari Väänänen | Stars: Kai Lehtinen, Hannu-Pekka Björkman, Tommi Korpela, Ilkka Heiskanen

Votes: 368

36. Youth in Revolt (1938)

Approved | 91 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

7.0
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"Altitude 3,200" (aka "Youth in Revolt") asks the question and provides the premise of what would happen if a group of young people----poor, rich, discontented, bored--- were given an ... See full summary »

Directors: Jean Benoît-Lévy, Marie Epstein | Stars: Jean-Louis Barrault, Fabien Loris, Fernand Ledoux, Odette Joyeux

Votes: 5

37. Dreamer: The Movie (2004)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama

8.7
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Kevin Russell dreams of producing a movie, but when the the ball starts to roll, he finds that it can be difficult to choose artistically telling his story over producing a product for the masses.

Director: George A. Johnson | Stars: Ben Johnson, Julie Gallivan, Lindy Hynes, Alexa James

Votes: 20

38. Kill the Moonlight (1994)

76 min | Drama, Music

6.4
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Director: Steve Hanft | Stars: Richmond Arquette, Jaime Colindrez, John Hanft, Steve Hanft

Votes: 29

39. El rápido de las 9.15 (1941)

90 min | Drama

6.8
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Director: Alejandro Galindo | Stars: Virginia Fábregas, Alfredo del Diestro, Miguel Inclán, Carlos López Moctezuma

Votes: 6

40. Dreamer by Design (2011)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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Phil, an Introverted Chinese-New Zealand university student finally meets the girl of his dreams; but fears, stereotypes and less-than-supportive friends are there to show him how romance works in the real world.

Director: David Chan | Stars: Horst Chen, Matt Nati, Anna Dediu, Julia Guthrey

Votes: 16

41. The Drug Store Cowboy (1925)

Passed | 50 min | Action, Comedy, Romance

6.6
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Director: Park Frame | Stars: Franklyn Farnum, Jean Arthur, Robert Walker, Malcolm Denny

Votes: 20

42. Havukka-ahon ajattelija (1971– )

24 min | Comedy, Drama

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Stars: Lauri Leino, Seppo Karjalainen, Olavi Johansson, Harri Tirkkonen

Votes: 17

43. The Silver Bandit (1950)

Approved | 54 min | Comedy, Music, Western

2.5
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Tycoon Van Fleet Stooglehammer, owner of the Green Valley silver mine, sends his mild-mannered, milquetoast bookkeeper, Spade Cooley, out to investigate the robberies of his silver-wagons ... See full summary »

Director: Elmer Clifton | Stars: Spade Cooley, Ginny Jackson, Bob Gilbert, Gene Gray

Votes: 16

44. The Key of Hapiness (1953)

80 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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Froso 'the dreamer', as they call her in Argostoli, lives in the country house of the De la Freta family, along with a crazy artist, Giannakis, and a crabby bachelor, Vasilakis, both ... See full summary »

Director: Thanassis Meritzis | Stars: Efi Poly, Eftyhia Pavlogianni, Kaiti Asprea, Nina Starenjou

Votes: 10

45. Drowning (2008)

90 min | Short, Drama

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Life without dreams isn't worth living, right? But, what do you do when you have no choice in that matter? "Drowning" takes us to the point where we make a choice between our own dreams and our family. What will you choose?

Director: James Z. Feng | Stars: Barry Au-Yeung, Katie Chan, James Z. Feng, Robert Jakobs

46. Der lange Ritt zur Schule (1982)

84 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.3
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A young boy fantasizes his way to school into a battle between cowboys and Indians, where the bad guys want to steal some gold medals. Real events and fantasy interacts in his mind.

Director: Rolf Losansky | Stars: Gojko Mitic, Klaus Piontek, Günter Schubert, Rolf Hoppe

Votes: 32

47. Dropping In: The Don Wimmer Story (2008)

Unrated | 83 min | Comedy

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A documentary filmmaker and crew follow former CPA Don Wimmer, who at the unlikely age of 42 gives up everything to pursue a long abandoned dream of becoming a professional skateboarder.

Director: Matthew Manus | Stars: David Klane, Christopher Manus, Tim Banning, Laura Lang

48. Dina e Django (1981)

90 min | Crime, Drama

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Director: Solveig Nordlund | Stars: María Santiago, Luís Lucas, Benvinda Bento, Sinde Filipe

Votes: 8

49. A Grande Jogada (2010)

Short, Family

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As a child, Gabriel wanted to be a basketball player, but his reality is different and now he needs to handle a demanding boss. By remembering the past, he manages to overcome a failure and... See full summary »

Directors: Marcelo Tavares, Priscila Rabello, Ana Paula Teixeira | Stars: Emmanuel Vilar, Vinícius Calamari, Fernando de Paula, Gabriel Vespoli

50. O rybári, který nikdy nic nechytil (1984)

9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

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A film based on a literal work by a painter and writer Alois Mikulka. In a simple, understandable and colorful way, it tells us a story about a fisherman who never caught anything but, ... See full summary »

Director: Nina Campulková