Most Popular "Encyclopedia" Titles
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2. Harvey (1950)
Not Rated | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Due to his insistence that he has an invisible six foot-tall rabbit for a best friend, a whimsical middle-aged man is thought by his family to be insane - but he may be wiser than anyone knows.
3. Ball of Fire (1941)
Passed | 111 min | Comedy, Romance
A group of ivory-tower lexicographers realize they need to hear how real people talk, and end up helping a beautiful singer avoid police and escape from the Mob.
5. Character (1997)
R | 122 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Jacob Katadreuffe lives mute with his mother, has no contact with his father who only works against him and wants to become a lawyer, at all costs.
Votes: 9,202 | Gross: $0.71M
6. Maîtresse (1975)
X | 112 min | Drama, Romance
A common thief (Depardieu) breaks into the house of a professional dominatrix (Ogier), and begins to help her "train" her clients. Though this world is alien to his experience, he finds ... See full summary »
7. The Cherry Orchard (1999)
Not Rated | 141 min | Drama
Madame Ranevskaya (Rampling) is a spoiled aging aristocratic lady, who returns from a trip to Paris to face the loss of her magnificent Cherry Orchard estate after a default on the mortgage... See full summary »
Votes: 497 | Gross: $0.13M
8. Torremolinos 73 (2003)
Unrated | 91 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Set in 1973 Spain, a struggling encyclopedia salesman and his wife take advantage of an offer to make adult films. The act turns him into an aspring legit filmmaker and her into an international sex symbol.
Votes: 2,987 | Gross: $0.09M
11. Star Trek: Borg (1996 Video Game)
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The player is a Starfleet cadet whose father was killed during the Battle of Wolf 359 fought against the Borg 10 years ago. Impish Q shows up and offers him to go back in time to his father's ship during the battle and try to save him.
85 min | Documentary
After viewing this provocative documentary, you will never look at Wikipedia the same way. Filmmakers Scott Glosserman and Nic Hill engagingly explore the history and cultural implications ... See full summary »
15. Why Shoot the Teacher? (1977)
PG | 100 min | Comedy, Drama
In the 1930's, Max Brown is an urban young man from an Eastern province, fresh from college, whose only job offer is in a one-room school house in the Canadian prairie. At first he's ... See full summary »
16. Pokémon Blue Version (1996 Video Game)
Can YOU catch all 150 Pokemon?
19. Death of a Champion (1939)
Approved | 67 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Oliver Quade is a pitchman who follows state fairs that feature dog shows---which limits his territory more than a little---at which he sells encyclopedias...and does it well as he ... See full summary »
20. Woodman, Spare That Tree (1942)
7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
The Fox, a lumberjack, sets off to chop down his daily tree. He decides on the Crow's but the Crow is determined to save his home. He tries appealing to the Fox's sympathies with poetry and... See full summary »
21. Nit-Witty Kitty (1951)
Approved | 7 min | Family, Animation, Short
Tom has amnesia and believes he's a mouse. Jerry, finding him more obnoxious as a fellow rodent than as a cat, seeks to cure him with a blow to the head.
22. The J-K Conspiracy (2004)
72 min | Comedy
San Diego radio host Dave Rickards is accused of stealing his partner's encyclopedia, triggering a comedic misadventure co-starring Bob Costas, Dom Irrera, Doug Flutie, Davy Jones, Dr. ... See full summary »
26. Prehistoric Animals: A History of Life on Earth (1999 Video Game)
E | Documentary, Family
Encyclopedia about prehistoric animals. Doctor Rob Ranson narrates some of the animated presentations of certain subjects like fossilization. There's also a trivia quiz to test your knowledge on the matter.
27. Nine Worlds Hosted by Patrick Stewart (1996 Video Game)
K-A | Documentary, Family
Join the narrator, Sir Patrick Stewart, who famously portrayed Captain Jean-Luc Picard on Star Trek: The Next Generation TV series, in this interactive encyclopedic documentary about the Solar System and its planets.
28. Stephen Biesty's Incredible Cross-Sections: Stowaway! (1994 Video Game)
Documentary, Animation, Adventure
Interactive tour of hand-drawn historically accurate 18th-century warship. Each level of the ship has its own sections and crew. The game is funny as well as bloody. There's also a mini-game where you look for a stowaway.
29. The Wild World of Madison Jaxx (1996 Video Game)
Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Corel Corporation's educational trivia FMV game. Madison Jaxx heads Global Special Services, a private agency that hires outliers from all areas of expertise to track down over the top ... See full summary »
30. Drivin' Route 66 (1995 Video Game)
Encyclopedic program about the legendary US road Route 66. The disc features historical details, archival photos that illustrate the typical Route 66 road trip, and stories from the people on the road.
31. Castle Explorer (1996 Video Game)
Historically accurate educational adventure about life in a medieval castle based on Stephen Biesty's book Castle. You're a king's spy in the castle of a disloyal baron. Part of Biesty's series of historically accurate educational titles.
32. Explorers of the New World (1995 Video Game)
Narrated encyclopedic program about the historical voyages of over thirty famous explorers with special focus on Columbus, Cortes and Magellan, who are played by actors in short FMV sequences.
33. Isaac Asimov's The Ultimate Robot (1994 Video Game)
Documentary, Family, Sci-Fi
Interactive encyclopedia on Isaac Asimov and his theories of robotics. The program features video clips, robot schematics, encyclopedic information and other interesting stuff as well as clips of Asimov talking about the future of robots.
37. Wrath of the Gods (1994 Video Game)
Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
A centaur found a baby abandoned on a mountainside, took him, and raise him as his own. When the baby becomes a young man, the centaur reveals to him that there was a ring and a few gems in... See full summary »
39. This Month in History (2010– )
22 min | Documentary, History, Talk-Show
Dr. Leigh-Davis hosts "This Month in History," (formerly & a.k.a. "On This Very Month" & "On This Very Week";) telling listeners about historical events which occurred in the present month.... See full summary »
Star: Dr. Leigh-Davis
40. The Sacred Mirror of Kofun (1996 Video Game)
K-A | Adventure, Mystery
In 1999, famous real life oceanographic explorer Jean-Michel Cousteau hires the player to pilot his high tech A.I. research vessel, the Antares, and locate the scientist who disappeared while searching for a mythical Japanese artifact.
The Last Enemy (2008– )
TV-PG | 56 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller
Stephen continues his search for Yasim as two groups track his movements, T.I.A. marketing intensifies at Parliament, and an unexpected illegal debarks at the port.
Unnatural History (2010– )
Fountain of Truth
Action, Adventure, Drama
Henry's Godfather leaves Henry a trunk containing artifacts which leads him to uncover a secret discovery made by Ponce de Leon.
How I Met Your Mother (2005–2014)
TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Romance
Ted, Robin, Marshall, and Lily all begin getting cold feet because of their imminent life changes, and Barney tries to prove that he can pick up a woman while posing as an 80-year-old man.
It Came from Beneath the Sink
Not Rated | 22 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
When her family moves into a new house, Kat finds a sponge which appears to be alive, but no-one will believe her. After the discovery, the family is besieged by bad luck, and Kat is convinced the sponge is behind it.