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1. Cloud Atlas (2012)

R | 172 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

7.5
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55 Metascore

An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution.

Directors: Tom Tykwer, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski | Stars: Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Hugh Grant, Hugo Weaving

Votes: 293,027 | Gross: $27.10M

2. Spartacus (1960)

PG-13 | 248 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.9
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The slave Spartacus leads a violent revolt against the decadent Roman Republic.

Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton

Votes: 100,864

3. The Ten Commandments (1956)

Approved | 220 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.9
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The Egyptian Prince, Moses, learns of his true heritage as a Hebrew and his divine mission as the deliverer of his people.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner, Anne Baxter, Edward G. Robinson

Votes: 49,469 | Gross: $80.00M

4. Roots (1977 TV Mini-Series)

TV-14 | 570 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.5
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A dramatization of author Alex Haley's family line from ancestor Kunta Kinte's enslavement to his descendants' liberation.

Stars: LeVar Burton, Todd Bridges, Robert Reed, John Amos

Votes: 12,061

5. Mandingo (1975)

R | 127 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.2
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A slave owner in the 1840s trains one of his slaves to be a bare-knuckle fighter.

Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: James Mason, Susan George, Perry King, Richard Ward

Votes: 2,631

6. Robinson Crusoe on Mars (1964)

Not Rated | 110 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.6
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Stranded on Mars with only a monkey as a companion, an astronaut must figure out how to find oxygen, water, and food on the lifeless planet.

Director: Byron Haskin | Stars: Paul Mantee, Victor Lundin, Adam West, The Woolly Monkey

Votes: 4,830

7. Sansho the Bailiff (1954)

Not Rated | 124 min | Drama

8.4
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In medieval Japan, a compassionate governor is sent into exile. His wife and children try to join him, but are separated, and the children grow up amid suffering and oppression.

Director: Kenji Mizoguchi | Stars: Kinuyo Tanaka, Yoshiaki Hanayagi, Kyôko Kagawa, Eitarô Shindô

Votes: 10,636

8. Journey to Shiloh (1968)

101 min | Drama, War, Western

5.7
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At the beginning of the Civil War, seven friends embark on a cross-country journey in order to join the Confederate army.

Director: William Hale | Stars: James Caan, Michael Sarrazin, Brenda Scott, Don Stroud

Votes: 594

9. The Scalphunters (1968)

102 min | Comedy, Western

6.8
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Forced to trade his valuable furs for a well-educated escaped slave, a rugged trapper vows to recover the pelts from the Indians and later the renegades that killed them.

Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Shelley Winters, Telly Savalas, Ossie Davis

Votes: 2,399

10. Captain from Castile (1947)

Not Rated | 140 min | Adventure, Drama, History

6.9
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The invasion of Mexico by Cortez, as seen by a young Spanish officer fleeing the Inquisition.

Director: Henry King | Stars: Tyrone Power, Jean Peters, Cesar Romero, Lee J. Cobb

Votes: 1,313

11. The Tempest (1998 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 120 min | Drama

4.7
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An adaptation of Shakespeare's classic is set in the Mississippi bayous during the Civil War.

Director: Jack Bender | Stars: Peter Fonda, John Glover, Harold Perrineau, Katherine Heigl

Votes: 298

12. Mosafere rey (2001)

115 min | Action, Drama, History

5.6
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Director: Davood Mir-Bagheri | Stars: Amir Yal Arjmand, Dariush Arjmand, Vishka Asayesh, Enayat Bakhshi

Votes: 103

13. Verekivi (1972)

Adventure, History

7.1
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A landlord chases his escaped serf but some town takes the refugee under its protection. That leads to a serious confrontation. Based on a true story.

Director: Madis Ojamaa | Stars: Antanas Barcas, Mikk Mikiver, Galina Fedotova, Andres Ild

Votes: 43

14. Star Trek (1966–1969)
Episode: Bread and Circuses (1968)

TV-PG | 50 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.3
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The Enterprise crew investigates the disappearance of a ship's crew on a planet that is a modern version of the Roman Empire.

Director: Ralph Senensky | Stars: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, William Smithers

Votes: 1,210

15. Adventures from the Book of Virtues (1996– )
Episode: Compassion (1996)

Animation, Family, Fantasy

5.8
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Emile Zigrodny, a classmate Zach barely knows, loses his house in a fire, and Zach is hesitant to show him support since their first meeting would be his giving charity. Plato and the ... See full summary »

Director: Joanna Romersa | Stars: Darleen Carr, Tara Strong, Jim Cummings, Keene Curtis

Votes: 5

16. Adventures from the Book of Virtues (1996– )
Episode: Faith (1997)

Animation, Family, Fantasy

5.4
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Annie is saddened when her faith-devoted neighbor Ruth passes away, and wonders whether faith is really wroth it because of that. Plato tries to convince her that it is very much worth it ... See full summary »

Stars: Edward Asner, Rene Auberjonois, Jim Cummings, Tony Jay

Votes: 5

17. Hawaii Five-0 (2010– )
Episode: Kanaka Hahai (2016)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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Five-0 tries to shut down an offshore fishing boat that is using slave labor. Meanwhile, Danny tracks down a pair of violent criminals who stole his car, and inspector Dunn comes clean about her secret mission.

Director: Eagle Egilsson | Stars: Alex O'Loughlin, Scott Caan, Daniel Dae Kim, Grace Park

Votes: 170

18. The Red Tent (2014– )
Episode: Part 2 (2014)

Adventure, Drama, History

7.5
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In the bloody aftermath of her brothers Simon and Levi's vengeance, Dinah leaves her family and travels to Egypt.

Director: Roger Young | Stars: Minnie Driver, Morena Baccarin, Rebecca Ferguson, Iain Glen

Votes: 72

19. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: The Color Yellow (2010)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy

6.6
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While searching for an admirable ancestor for a class project, Lisa discovers the story of a relative named Eliza Simpson, who may or may not have helped a slave escape to freedom.

Director: Raymond S. Persi | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

Votes: 532

20. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1991)
Episode: The Liberators (1987)

Unrated | 90 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.0
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Director: Kenneth Johnson | Stars: Robert Carradine, Larry B. Scott, Cynthia Dale, Renée Jones

Votes: 39

21. Death Valley Days (1952–1970)
Episode: The Other White Man (1964)

30 min | Western

8.1
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Scipio Gaines is an escaped slave who has been living among the Indians for years. When a government official shows up Scipio is prepared to giving up his freedom, not knowing much has changed in the ensuing years.

Director: Murray Golden | Stars: James Edwards, Lisa Gaye, Rodolfo Acosta, Valentin de Vargas

Votes: 9

22. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: The Slave Traders (1965)

TV-PG | 24 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.6
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The travelers decide to take a holiday near ancient Rome, but after a month the Doctor gets restless. He and Vicki determine to visit Rome, and while they are gone Ian and Barbara are ... See full summary »

Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: William Hartnell, William Russell, Jacqueline Hill, Maureen O'Brien

Votes: 196

23. Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995–1999)
Episode: The Wrong Path (1995)

44 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.3
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Hera kills the family of her stepson Hercules, and he decided to take revenge of her by destroying her temples. Meanwhile, Iolaus becomes a stone statue by a she-demon.

Director: Doug Lefler | Stars: Kevin Sorbo, Michael Hurst, Clare Carey, Mick Rose

Votes: 225

24. Hyakujû-ô Goraion (1981– )
Episode: Yûsha shirogane otôto (1981)

Animation, Action, Adventure

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Amue is saved from execution at the last moment by a young man named Ryô Shirogane, the younger brother of original Blue Lion pilot Takashi Shirogane. From Amue, Ryô learns his brother was ... See full summary »

Directors: Hiroji Namisato, Katsuhiko Taguchi | Stars: Kazuhiko Inoue, Yû Mizushima, Tesshô Genda, Masako Nozawa