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1. Brooklyn (2015)

PG-13 | 111 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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87 Metascore

An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.

Director: John Crowley | Stars: Saoirse Ronan, Emory Cohen, Domhnall Gleeson, Jim Broadbent

Votes: 71,888 | Gross: $38.32M

2. Spanglish (2004)

PG-13 | 131 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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48 Metascore

A woman and her daughter emigrate from Mexico for a better life in America, where they start working for a family where the patriarch is a newly celebrated chef with an insecure wife.

Director: James L. Brooks | Stars: Adam Sandler, Téa Leoni, Paz Vega, Cloris Leachman

Votes: 65,550 | Gross: $42.04M

3. Dheepan (2015)

R | 115 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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76 Metascore

Dheepan is a Sri Lankan Tamil warrior who flees to France and ends up working as a caretaker outside Paris.

Director: Jacques Audiard | Stars: Jesuthasan Antonythasan, Kalieaswari Srinivasan, Claudine Vinasithamby, Vincent Rottiers

Votes: 6,178 | Gross: $0.24M

4. To the Ends of the Earth (2005 TV Mini-Series)

267 min | Drama

7.4
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In 1812, young British aristocrat Edmund Talbot travels by ship to Australia, and learns more about himself and about life than he had ever bargained for.

Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Jared Harris, Jamie Sives, Richard McCabe

Votes: 1,361

5. Rocco and His Brothers (1960)

Approved | 180 min | Crime, Drama, Sport

8.3
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84 Metascore

Having recently been uprooted to Milan, Rocco and his four brothers each look for a new way in life when a prostitute comes between Rocco and his brother Simone.

Director: Luchino Visconti | Stars: Alain Delon, Renato Salvatori, Annie Girardot, Claudia Cardinale

Votes: 11,243

6. Four Friends (1981)

R | 114 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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This story of four working-class kids in a small industrial town--who go their separate ways after high school in the innocence of 1961 and come together again at the end of the turbulent ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Craig Wasson, Jodi Thelen, Michael Huddleston, Jim Metzler

Votes: 1,404

7. The Good Thief (I) (2002)

R | 109 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.6
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68 Metascore

An aging gambler on a losing streak attempts to rob a casino in Monte Carlo. But someone's already tipped off the cops before he even makes a move.

Director: Neil Jordan | Stars: Nick Nolte, Ralph Fiennes, Nutsa Kukhianidze, Ouassini Embarek

Votes: 8,993 | Gross: $3.52M

8. The Emigrants (1971)

PG | 151 min | Drama, History

8.0
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In the middle of the 19th century, Kristina and Karl-Oskar live in a small rural village in Smaaland (southern Sweden). They get married and try to make a living on a small spot of land. ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Troell | Stars: Max von Sydow, Liv Ullmann, Eddie Axberg, Sven-Olof Bern

Votes: 3,469

9. 17 Miracles (2011)

PG | 113 min | Adventure, History

6.4
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The pioneer trek across the plains of the Mormon pioneers.

Director: T.C. Christensen | Stars: Jasen Wade, Emily Wadley, Jason Celaya, Natalie Blackman

Votes: 913

10. The Lost Wife

Drama, Romance | Pre-production

A Polish art student's love affair with her best friend's older brother is torn apart by the German invasion.

Star: Daisy Ridley

11. Golden Door (2006)

PG-13 | 118 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.9
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74 Metascore

The story is set at the beginning of the 20th century in Sicily. Salvatore, a very poor farmer, and a widower, decides to emigrate to the US with all his family, including his old mother. ... See full summary »

Director: Emanuele Crialese | Stars: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Vincenzo Amato, Vincent Schiavelli, Aurora Quattrocchi

Votes: 4,199 | Gross: $1.06M

12. Alone Yet Not Alone (2013)

PG-13 | 103 min | History

4.0
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The year is 1755, and the English colonies are being ravaged by the atrocities of war. Opposing European powers have clashed over the fertile Ohio valley, and entire families are devastated... See full summary »

Directors: Ray Bengston, George D. Escobar | Stars: Kelly Greyson, Natalie Racoosin, Jenn Gotzon, Clay Walker

Votes: 455 | Gross: $0.67M

13. Eternity and a Day (1998)

Unrated | 137 min | Drama

7.8
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Famous writer Alexander is very ill and has little time left to live. He meets a little boy on the street, who is an illegal immigrant from Albania, and goes on a journey with him to take the boy home.

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Isabelle Renauld, Fabrizio Bentivoglio, Achileas Skevis

Votes: 6,384 | Gross: $0.11M

14. September Dawn (2007)

R | 111 min | Drama, History, Romance

5.8
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25 Metascore

A love story set during a tense encounter between a wagon train of settlers and a renegade Mormon group.

Director: Christopher Cain | Stars: Jon Voight, Trent Ford, Tamara Hope, Terence Stamp

Votes: 2,616 | Gross: $1.07M

15. Pandemic (2007 TV Movie)

169 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

5.3
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The bird flu virus spreads through Los Angeles as a doctor from the CDC races to find a vaccine.

Director: Armand Mastroianni | Stars: Tiffani Thiessen, French Stewart, Faye Dunaway, Eric Roberts

Votes: 988

16. Kaos (1984)

R | 188 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.0
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Five stories by Luigi Pirandello set in turn-of-the-century Italy.

Directors: Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani | Stars: Margarita Lozano, Orazio Torrisi, Carlo Cartier, Biagio Barone

Votes: 1,831 | Gross: $0.33M

17. Est - Ouest (1999)

PG-13 | 121 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.5
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61 Metascore

June 1946: Stalin invites Russian emigres to return to the motherland. It's a trap: when a ship-load from France arrives in Odessa, only a physician and his family are spared execution or ... See full summary »

Director: Régis Wargnier | Stars: Oleg Menshikov, Sandrine Bonnaire, Catherine Deneuve, Sergey Bodrov Jr.

Votes: 3,936 | Gross: $2.78M

18. Rose (2011)

90 min | Drama, War

7.6
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A harrowing tale of survival centers on Rose, a Masurian woman, whose husband, a German soldier, was killed in the war, leaving her alone on their farm. A single woman had no defense ... See full summary »

Director: Wojciech Smarzowski | Stars: Marcin Dorocinski, Agata Kulesza, Malwina Buss, Kinga Preis

Votes: 1,985

19. 4242 (2016)

11 min | Short, Drama

8.1
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'4242' is the story of a young female immigrant, a story of a teenager's anguish who is trying to redefine her identity after being forced to leave home.

Director: Sara Eustaquio | Star: Cristina Caldararu

Votes: 19

20. Three Brothers (1981)

PG | 113 min | Drama

7.4
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Three men face their mother's death.

Director: Francesco Rosi | Stars: Philippe Noiret, Michele Placido, Vittorio Mezzogiorno, Andréa Ferréol

Votes: 1,012

21. Beautiful Youth (2014)

102 min | Drama

6.3
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Natalia and Carlos, both aged 20, are in love and struggling to survive in today's Spain. Their limited resources prevent them from getting ahead as they'd like to. They have no great ... See full summary »

Director: Jaime Rosales | Stars: Ingrid García Jonsson, Carlos Rodríguez, Inma Nieto, Fernando Barona

Votes: 702

22. Kolya (1996)

PG-13 | 105 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.8
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Franta Louka is a concert cellist in Soviet-occupied Czechoslovakia, a confirmed bachelor and a lady's man. Having lost his place in the state orchestra, he must make ends meet by playing ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Sverák | Stars: Zdenek Sverák, Andrey Khalimon, Libuse Safránková, Ondrej Vetchý

Votes: 12,260 | Gross: $5.73M

23. Madame Rosa (1977)

105 min | Drama

7.3
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Madame Rosa lives in a sixth-floor walkup in the Pigalle; she's a retired prostitute, Jewish and an Auschwitz survivor, a foster mom to children of other prostitutes. Momo is the oldest and... See full summary »

Director: Moshé Mizrahi | Stars: Simone Signoret, Michal Bat-Adam, Samy Ben-Youb, Gabriel Jabbour

Votes: 746

24. The Juggler (1953)

Passed | 84 min | Drama, History, War

6.4
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In 1949, former concentration camp inmate and Berlin native Hans Muller, immigrates to Israel where, due to psychological problems, he can't adjust to peacetime life.

Director: Edward Dmytryk | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Milly Vitale, Paul Stewart, Joseph Walsh

Votes: 367

25. Bon voyage (2003)

PG-13 | 114 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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68 Metascore

An actress, a writer, a student, and a government worker band together in an effort to escape Paris as the Nazis move into the city.

Director: Jean-Paul Rappeneau | Stars: Isabelle Adjani, Gérard Depardieu, Virginie Ledoyen, Grégori Derangère

Votes: 4,291 | Gross: $2.35M

26. Fair Play (2014)

100 min | Drama, Sport

6.9
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The 1980s in Czechoslovakia. The young talented sprinter Anna (Judit Bárdos) is selected for the national team and starts training to qualify for the Olympic Games. As a part of the ... See full summary »

Director: Andrea Sedlácková | Stars: Anna Geislerová, Vlastina Svátková, Eva Josefíková, Berenika Kohoutová

Votes: 572

27. Kings (I) (2007)

88 min | Drama

7.1
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A group of men reunite for a friend's funeral.

Director: Tom Collins | Stars: Colm Meaney, Donal O'Kelly, Brendan Conroy, Donncha Crowley

Votes: 822

28. Tilva Rosh (2010)

99 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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Bor, Serbia, once the largest copper mine, now just the biggest hole in Europe. Small union protests are going on. Toda and Stefan are best friends, skaters, who spend their first summer ... See full summary »

Director: Nikola Lezaic | Stars: Marko Todorovic, Stefan Djordjevic, Dunja Kovacevic, Marko Milenkovic

Votes: 835

29. Another Man, Another Chance (1977)

PG | 136 min | Western

6.2
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A photographer, who has been hired to photograph the wild west of America where he has lived his entire life, tells his client of a photograph he has that was taken one hundred years ago by... See full summary »

Director: Claude Lelouch | Stars: James Caan, Geneviève Bujold, Francis Huster, Susan Tyrrell

Votes: 345

30. Fast and Sexy (1958)

98 min | Comedy, Romance

6.1
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A beautiful and rich widowed woman leaves New York in order to find herself a husband in the italian village she was born in. After many tries she... ends up with the blacksmith of the village.

Director: Carlo Lastricati | Stars: Gina Lollobrigida, Vittorio De Sica, Dale Robertson, Amedeo Nazzari

Votes: 117

31. All My Loved Ones (1999)

91 min | Drama, Music, War

7.3
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50 Metascore

Told from the perspective of man reflecting on his childhood in Prauge in the early years of World War 2 and the eventual destruction of his family as the Nazis rise to power.

Director: Matej Minac | Stars: Rupert Graves, Josef Abrhám, Jirí Bartoska, Libuse Safránková

Votes: 386

32. Sing Your Song (2011)

Not Rated | 103 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

7.5
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73 Metascore

Most people know the lasting legacy of Harry Belafonte, the entertainer. This film unearths his significant contribution to and his leadership in the civil rights movement in America and to social justice globally.

Director: Susanne Rostock | Stars: Harry Belafonte, Sidney Poitier, Marge Champion, Fran Scott Attaway

Votes: 368 | Gross: $0.05M

33. Alexandria... Why? (1979)

Not Rated | 133 min | Drama

7.3
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"Yahia", a young man living in the cosmopolitan Alexandria during World War II. Between his dreams, which up to Hollywood and constraints of his life in the middle class trying to be a new ... See full summary »

Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Naglaa Fathy, Ahmed Zaki, Farid Shawqi, Mahmoud El-Meliguy

Votes: 756

34. Zkáza krásou (2016)

90 min | Documentary

7.7
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The story of Lída Baarová, famous Czechoslovakian actress of the black and white era, who moved to Nazi Germany before WWII and formed a controversial relationship with Reich Minister of Propaganda, Joseph Goebbels, who adored her.

Directors: Jakub Hejna, Helena Trestíková | Stars: Lída Baarová, Vladimír Borský, Frantisek Cáp, Gustav Fröhlich

Votes: 15

35. Gebürtig (2002)

110 min | Drama, Music, War

6.6
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A holocaust survivor now living as a respected writer in Manhattan is the only person who can identify a suspected Nazi back in his native Austria. When a beautiful reporter eager for a ... See full summary »

Directors: Robert Schindel, Lukas Stepanik | Stars: Peter Simonischek, Ruth Rieser, August Zirner, Katja Weitzenböck

Votes: 188

36. Beg (1971)

196 min | Drama, History, War

8.1
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The defeat of the "White Army" in the Russian Civil War of 1918-21, causing massive emigration of the upper classes and nobility, called "White Russians". Set in Crimea, Constantinopol and ... See full summary »

Directors: Aleksandr Alov, Vladimir Naumov | Stars: Lyudmila Saveleva, Aleksey Batalov, Mikhail Ulyanov, Tatyana Tkach

Votes: 652

37. The Accompanist (1992)

PG | 102 min | Drama, Music, Romance

7.1
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In Nazi-occupied Paris, a young accompanist named Sophie Vasseur gets a job with famed singer Irene Brice. As Irene's husband Charles, a businessman collaborating with the Nazis, wrestles ... See full summary »

Director: Claude Miller | Stars: Richard Bohringer, Elena Safonova, Romane Bohringer, Samuel Labarthe

Votes: 675 | Gross: $0.73M

38. Thunder Rock (1942)

Unrated | 90 min | Drama, Fantasy, War

6.9
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A cynical, embittered newspaperman is tormented, then inspired, by visions he keeps having of people who have drowned.

Director: Roy Boulting | Stars: Michael Redgrave, James Mason, Barbara Mullen, Lilli Palmer

Votes: 429

39. Aquí y allá (2012)

110 min | Drama

6.1
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67 Metascore

"AQUÍ": Pedro returns home to a small mountain village in Guerrero, Mexico after years of working in the US. He finds his daughters older, and more distant than he imagined. His wife still ... See full summary »

Director: Antonio Méndez Esparza | Stars: Pedro De los Santos, Teresa Ramírez Aguirre, Lorena Guadalupe Pantaleón Vázquez, Heidi Laura Solano Espinoza

Votes: 189

40. Bienvenido paisano (2006)

PG-13 | Comedy

6.1
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La familia de Epifanio radica en los Estados Unidos desde hace veinticinco años. Él y su mujer son mexicanos... See full synopsis »

Director: Rafael Villaseñor Kuri | Stars: Rafael Inclán, María Sorté, Teresa Ruiz, Giovanni Florido

Votes: 43

41. Love (2005)

90 min | Drama, Thriller

6.1
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79 Metascore

Told through a looping, non-linear narrative from each of the characters' points of view, the film reconstructs the stories of a Yugoslav hit man, his former lover and her police officer boyfriend, as their paths cross in New York.

Director: Vladan Nikolic | Stars: Sergej Trifunovic, Geno Lechner, Peter Gevisser, Didier Flamand

Votes: 263

42. Estive em Lisboa e Lembrei de Você (2015)

120 min | Drama

7.6
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"I was in Lisbon and remembered you" is a Brazil-Portugual co-production, based on the book by the prized Brazilian author Luiz Ruffato. The film was directed by the Portuguese director, ... See full summary »

Director: José Barahona | Stars: Paulo Azevedo, Renata Ferraz, Amanda Fontoura, Rodrigo Almeida

Votes: 25

43. Pasport (1990)

103 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.6
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A case of mistaken identity, by a switched Passport leaves a Georgian man stranded in Israel.

Director: Georgiy Daneliya | Stars: Gérard Darmon, Natalya Gundareva, Oleg Yankovskiy, Armen Dzhigarkhanyan

Votes: 699

44. Little Baby Jesus (2013)

82 min | Comedy, Romance

4.8
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Charming 60-something José (Josef Abrhám) returns to Prague after 30 years living in Mexico, though he was convinced that he would never see his hometown again. He was persuaded by his ... See full summary »

Director: Lenka Kny | Stars: Josef Abrhám, Libuse Safránková, Dolores Heredia, Aislinn Derbez

Votes: 63

45. Orchestra of Exiles (2012)

Not Rated | 85 min | Documentary

6.8
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58 Metascore

Some stories get lost in the turmoil of their times. It is often only in retrospect that we can discover the true shapers of history. One such man is the prodigious Polish violinist ... See full summary »

Director: Josh Aronson | Stars: Joshua Bell, Itzhak Perlman, Zubin Mehta, Pinchas Zukerman

Votes: 109 | Gross: $0.03M

46. Only a Stonecutter (2008 Video)

16 min | Short, Biography

9.1
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John Rowe Moyle walked the 22 miles from Alpine, Utah to Salt Lake City to fulfill his calling.

Director: T.C. Christensen | Stars: Ryan Buchanan, Bruce Newbold

Votes: 30

47. ...And the Pursuit of Happiness (1986 TV Movie)

80 min | Documentary

7.2
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After acknowledging his own immigrant background, Malle, tries to present the range of immigrant experiences in the US during the 1980's. In an attempt to be comprehensive, the film ... See full summary »

Director: Louis Malle | Stars: Franklin Chang-Diaz, Louis Malle, Anastasio Samosa Portocarrero, Derek Walcott

Votes: 267

48. Home from Home (2009)

99 min | Documentary

7.6
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After more than thirty years of absence, three Korean women return with their German husbands to their old homeland - to a land that is no longer theirs.

Director: Sung Hyung Cho | Stars: Young-Sook Theis, Armin Theis, Chun-Ja Engelfried, Willi Engelfried

Votes: 67

49. The Dupes (1972)

107 min | Drama

7.6
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Set in Iraq (but shot in Syria), this is the story of three men who try to leave their impoverished and hopeless lives to get get work in Kuwait. They hire a water-truck driver to transport... See full summary »

Director: Tewfik Saleh | Stars: Mohamed Kheir-Halouani, Abderrahman Alrahy, Bassan Lofti Abou-Ghazala, Saleh Kholoki

Votes: 152

50. Mieletön elokuu (2013)

103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.8
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August Fools is a romantic comedy set against the political background of the Cold War. Elsa (Kati Outinen), a middle-aged hat maker and part-time clairvoyant, is apparently in total ... See full summary »

Director: Taru Mäkelä | Stars: Kati Outinen, Miroslav Etzler, Elena Leeve, Krystof Hádek

Votes: 142