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1. The Butterfly Effect (2004)

R | 113 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.7
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30 Metascore

Evan Treborn suffers blackouts during significant events of his life. As he grows up, he finds a way to remember these lost memories and a supernatural way to alter his life by reading his journal.

Directors: Eric Bress, J. Mackye Gruber | Stars: Ashton Kutcher, Amy Smart, Melora Walters, Elden Henson

Votes: 356,613 | Gross: $0.02M

2. The Blind Side (2009)

PG-13 | 129 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.7
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53 Metascore

The story of Michael Oher, a homeless and traumatized boy who became an All American football player and first round NFL draft pick with the help of a caring woman and her family.

Director: John Lee Hancock | Stars: Quinton Aaron, Sandra Bullock, Tim McGraw, Jae Head

Votes: 222,440 | Gross: $255.95M

3. Dreamcatcher (2003)

R | 134 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

5.5
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35 Metascore

Friends on a camping trip discover that the town they're vacationing in is being plagued in an unusual fashion by parasitic aliens from outer space.

Director: Lawrence Kasdan | Stars: Morgan Freeman, Thomas Jane, Jason Lee, Damian Lewis

Votes: 75,413 | Gross: $33.69M

4. Freaks of Nature (2015)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Horror

5.9
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In the town of Dillford, humans, vampires and zombies were all living in peace - until the alien apocalypse arrived. Now three teenagers-one human, one vampire and one zombie-have to team up to figure out how to get rid of the visitors.

Director: Robbie Pickering | Stars: Nicholas Braun, Mackenzie Davis, Josh Fadem, Denis Leary

Votes: 5,367

5. A Christmas Story (1983)

PG | 94 min | Comedy, Family

8.1
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77 Metascore

In the 1940s, a young boy named Ralphie attempts to convince his parents, his teacher, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect Christmas gift.

Director: Bob Clark | Stars: Peter Billingsley, Melinda Dillon, Darren McGavin, Scott Schwartz

Votes: 104,816

6. The Wave (2008)

107 min | Drama, Thriller

7.6
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A high school teacher's experiment to demonstrate to his students what life is like under a dictatorship spins horribly out of control when he forms a social unit with a life of its own.

Director: Dennis Gansel | Stars: Frederick Lau, Max Riemelt, Jennifer Ulrich, Jürgen Vogel

Votes: 80,394

7. Jack (1996)

PG-13 | 113 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

5.7
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31 Metascore

Because of an unusual aging disorder that has aged him four times faster than a normal human being, a boy enters the fifth grade for the first time with the appearance of a 40 year old man.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Robin Williams, Diane Lane, Brian Kerwin, Jennifer Lopez

Votes: 46,499 | Gross: $58.59M

8. Big Fat Liar (2002)

PG | 88 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

5.4
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36 Metascore

After a young boy's school essay erroneously finds its way into the hands of a Hollywood producer who turns the idea into a hit film, the boy travels to Los Angeles to claim his credit.

Director: Shawn Levy | Stars: Frankie Muniz, Amanda Bynes, Paul Giamatti, Amanda Detmer

Votes: 28,948 | Gross: $47.81M

9. The History Boys (2006)

R | 109 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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74 Metascore

An unruly class of gifted and charming teenage boys are taught by two eccentric and innovative teachers, as their headmaster pushes for them all to get accepted into Oxford or Cambridge.

Director: Nicholas Hytner | Stars: Richard Griffiths, Frances de la Tour, Clive Merrison, Samuel Anderson

Votes: 17,743 | Gross: $2.71M

10. Crossing Over (2009)

R | 113 min | Drama

6.8
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38 Metascore

Crossing Over is a multi-character canvas about immigrants of different nationalities struggling to achieve legal status in Los Angeles. The film deals with the border, document fraud, the ... See full summary »

Director: Wayne Kramer | Stars: Harrison Ford, Ashley Judd, Ray Liotta, Jim Sturgess

Votes: 19,559 | Gross: $0.45M

11. Like Minds (2006)

PG-13 | 110 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

6.4
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A forensic psychologist (Collette) is tasked with determining whether or not a minor should face murder charges for killing his schoolmate.

Director: Gregory Read | Stars: Eddie Redmayne, Tom Sturridge, Toni Collette, Richard Roxburgh

Votes: 3,755

12. The Idiots (1998)

R | 117 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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47 Metascore

The group of people gather at the house in Copenhagen suburb to break all the limitations and to bring out the "inner idiot" in themselves.

Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Bodil Jørgensen, Jens Albinus, Anne Louise Hassing, Troels Lyby

Votes: 24,097 | Gross: $0.01M

13. The Last Station (2009)

R | 112 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.0
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76 Metascore

A historical drama that illustrates Russian author Leo Tolstoy's struggle to balance fame and wealth with his commitment to a life devoid of material things.

Director: Michael Hoffman | Stars: Helen Mirren, James McAvoy, Christopher Plummer, Paul Giamatti

Votes: 15,323 | Gross: $6.62M

14. Breakfast on Pluto (2005)

R | 128 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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59 Metascore

In the 1970s, a young trans woman, Patrick "Kitten" Braden, comes of age by leaving her Irish town for London, in part to look for her mother and in part because her gender identity is beyond the town's understanding.

Director: Neil Jordan | Stars: Cillian Murphy, Morgan Jones, Eva Birthistle, Liam Neeson

Votes: 17,423 | Gross: $0.83M

15. 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: 6,087 | Gross: $21.00M

16. The Ledge (2011)

R | 101 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

6.6
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34 Metascore

A police officer looks to talk down a young man lured by his lover's husband to the ledge of a high rise, where he has one hour to contemplate a fateful decision.

Director: Matthew Chapman | Stars: Charlie Hunnam, Terrence Howard, Patrick Wilson, Liv Tyler

Votes: 15,483 | Gross: $0.01M

17. Before the Fall (2004)

110 min | Drama, Sport, War

7.5
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66 Metascore

In 1942, Friedrich Weimer's boxing skills get him an appointment to a National Political Academy (NaPolA) - high schools that produce Nazi elite. Over his father's objections, Friedrich ... See full summary »

Director: Dennis Gansel | Stars: Max Riemelt, Tom Schilling, Devid Striesow, Jonas Jägermeyr

Votes: 11,000 | Gross: $0.14M

18. Angel (2007)

113 min | Drama, Romance

5.9
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The rise and fall of a young eccentric British writer, in the early 20th century.

Director: François Ozon | Stars: Romola Garai, Sam Neill, Lucy Russell, Michael Fassbender

Votes: 4,445

19. The Class (2008)

PG-13 | 128 min | Drama

7.5
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92 Metascore

Teacher and novelist François Bégaudeau plays a version of himself as he negotiates a year with his racially mixed students from a tough Parisian neighborhood.

Director: Laurent Cantet | Stars: François Bégaudeau, Agame Malembo-Emene, Angélica Sancio, Arthur Fogel

Votes: 29,205 | Gross: $3.77M

20. Real Women Have Curves (2002)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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71 Metascore

This is the story of Ana, a first generation Mexican-American teenager on the verge of becoming a woman. She lives in the predominately Latino community of East Los Angeles. Freshly ... See full summary »

Director: Patricia Cardoso | Stars: America Ferrera, Lupe Ontiveros, Ingrid Oliu, George Lopez

Votes: 5,993 | Gross: $5.84M

21. Frances (1982)

R | 140 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.4
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The story of Frances Farmer's meteoric rise to fame in Hollywood and the tragic turn her life took when she was blacklisted.

Director: Graeme Clifford | Stars: Jessica Lange, Kim Stanley, Sam Shepard, Bart Burns

Votes: 5,288 | Gross: $5.00M

22. The Bells of St. Mary's (1945)

Unrated | 126 min | Drama, Family

7.5
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At a big city Catholic school, Father O'Malley and Sister Benedict indulge in friendly rivalry, and succeed in extending the school through the gift of a building.

Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Bing Crosby, Ingrid Bergman, Henry Travers, William Gargan

Votes: 5,451 | Gross: $21.30M

23. Monsieur Lazhar (2011)

PG-13 | 94 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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82 Metascore

At a Montréal public grade school, an Algerian immigrant is hired to replace a popular teacher who committed suicide in her classroom. While helping his students deal with their grief, his own recent loss is revealed.

Director: Philippe Falardeau | Stars: Mohamed Fellag, Sophie Nélisse, Émilien Néron, Danielle Proulx

Votes: 15,882 | Gross: $2.01M

24. Senior Week (1987)

R | 98 min | Comedy

3.6
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Everett and his party-hungry buddies embark on an all-night road-trip to the Florida beaches, for a week of fun, sun, and beautiful women. Mayhem ensues when 2 jealous girl-friends show up ... See full summary »

Director: Stuart A. Goldman | Stars: Michael St. Gerard, George Robert Klek, Jennifer Gorey, Gary Kerr

Votes: 106

25. Jonathan Livingston Seagull (1973)

G | 120 min | Drama, Family

6.0
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A skilled flyer but very rebellious young seagull is kicked out of his clan. However, instead of being sad or lonely, he decides to enjoy and explore his newfound freedom.

Director: Hall Bartlett | Stars: James Franciscus, Juliet Mills, Philip Ahn, David Ladd

Votes: 1,465 | Gross: $1.60M

26. My American Uncle (1980)

PG | 125 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.0
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Prof. Henri Laborit uses the stories of the lives of three people to discuss behaviorist theories of survival, combat, rewards and punishment, and anxiety. René is a technical manager at a ... See full summary »

Director: Alain Resnais | Stars: Gérard Depardieu, Nicole Garcia, Roger Pierre, Nelly Borgeaud

Votes: 3,389

27. Lila Says (2004)

R | 89 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.1
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57 Metascore

Two inner-city teenagers engage in an obsessive, innocent flirtation fueled by Lila's sexually explicit overtures.

Director: Ziad Doueiri | Stars: Vahina Giocante, Moa Khouas, Karim Ben Haddou, Lotfi Chakri

Votes: 3,732 | Gross: $0.12M

28. Class of '96 (1993– )

60 min | Drama

7.7
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"Class of '96" is the FOX series directed by Peter Horton (of "thirtysomething" fame). The show deals with the story of 7 friends who attend Havenhurst College, a fictitious Ivy League ... See full summary »

Stars: Jason Gedrick, Megan Ward, Brandon Douglas, Perry Moore

Votes: 116

29. Future X-Cops (2010)

99 min | Action, Sci-Fi

3.5
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A cop travels back in time to take on a corporation that's out to eliminate a doctor who has created a new technology which can break up the monopoly on a energy resources.

Director: Jing Wong | Stars: Andy Lau, Barbie Hsu, Bingbing Fan, Jiao Xu

Votes: 679

30. You'll Get Over It (2002 TV Movie)

Unrated | 86 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

6.8
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52 Metascore

When Vincent finds himself a victim of outing in his high school, he must accept to live with the drastic changes it provokes, and redefine his relationships with his friends and family.

Director: Fabrice Cazeneuve | Stars: Julien Baumgartner, Julia Maraval, Jérémie Elkaïm, François Comar

Votes: 1,685 | Gross: $0.01M

31. The Phantom Menace Review (2009 Video)

69 min | Comedy

9.5
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A serial killer decides to dissect the critically panned Star Wars prequels to determine their TRUE flaws.

Director: Mike Stoklasa | Stars: Mike Stoklasa, Jocelyn Ridgely, Pernilla August, Jay Bauman

Votes: 1,067

32. In Praise of Love (2001)

PG | 97 min | Drama

6.5
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62 Metascore

In part one there is talk of a project on the subject of love, with the example of three couples, one young, one mature and the other elderly. At this point the author comes into contact ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Luc Godard | Stars: Bruno Putzulu, Cécile Camp, Jean Davy, Françoise Verny

Votes: 2,328 | Gross: $0.25M

33. Visions of Europe (2004)

140 min | Comedy, Drama

5.9
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An anthology film is a collection of short film projects by different directors for a common aim. Usually they are unified by a common theme - in this case, the European Union.

Directors: Aki Kaurismäki, Fatih Akin, Barbara Albert, Sarunas Bartas, Andy Bausch, Christoffer Boe, Francesca Comencini, Stijn Coninx, Tony Gatlif, Sasa Gedeon, Christos Georgiou, Constantine Giannaris, Peter Greenaway, Miguel Hermoso, Ágnes Hranitzky, Arvo Iho, Damjan Kozole, Laila Pakalnina, Kenneth Scicluna, Martin Sulík, Malgorzata Szumowska, Béla Tarr, Jan Troell, Theo van Gogh, Teresa Villaverde, Aisling Walsh | Stars: Johanna Troell, Safia Aggoune, Abel Alves, Benzirar Baroudi

Votes: 675

34. The Perfect Gift (2009)

89 min | Drama

7.2
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A spoiled schoolgirl, her overworked executive mother, and a disillusioned young minister each receives an uplifting message about friendship, commitment, and the truest meaning of Christmas from a friendly, but mysterious drifter.

Director: Jefferson Moore | Stars: Jefferson Moore, Christina Fougnie, Matt Wallace, Tom Luce

Votes: 206

35. Alan & Naomi (1992)

PG | 96 min | Drama, Family

6.9
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Set in the forties. A young Jewish boy is called on by his parents to help a young girl come out of her shell, imposed after she watched her father die at the hands of the Nazis.

Director: Sterling Van Wagenen | Stars: Lukas Haas, Vanessa Zaoui, Michael Gross, Amy Aquino

Votes: 334 | Gross: $0.26M

36. The Designated Mourner (1997)

R | 94 min | Drama

6.1
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Jack and Judy are husband and wife, and Howard is Judys father. They live in some fictional undemocratic and repressive country, and tell us a story about their lives, mostly from Jack's ... See full summary »

Director: David Hare | Stars: Mike Nichols, Miranda Richardson, David de Keyser

Votes: 282

37. Histoire(s) du cinéma: Toutes les histoires (1989 Video)

51 min | Documentary

7.2
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Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Votes: 784

38. Upside (2010)

90 min | Drama

5.8
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A concussion causes a high school lacrosse player to see everything upside-down.

Director: Kenneth Horstmann | Stars: Randall Bentley, Leah Sims, Taylor St. Clair, Jeremy Harrison

Votes: 153

39. The Scribe (2012)

15 min | Short, Drama, Family

7.4
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A college dropout-turned-professional essay writer assumes the impossible task of writing a thesis paper in one weekend and, along the way, discovers that he no longer wants to perfect others' lives while neglecting his own.

Director: Laurence Jacobs | Stars: Dean Collins, Mari Crawford, Julian Brand, Edgar Chakarian

Votes: 47

40. The Explosive Generation (1961)

89 min | Drama

6.5
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High school teacher gets in trouble when he tries to teach a class in sex education.

Director: Buzz Kulik | Stars: William Shatner, Patty McCormack, Lee Kinsolving, Virginia Field

Votes: 290

41. Counting (2015)

111 min | Documentary

6.1
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79 Metascore

Fifteen distinct but interconnected chapters, shot in locations from Russia to New York City to Istanbul. Together, these build to a reckoning at the intersection of city symphony, diary, ... See full summary »

Director: Jem Cohen

Votes: 61

42. For the Love of Movies: The Story of American Film Criticism (2009)

Not Rated | 80 min | Documentary, History

6.2
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The history of American film criticism.

Director: Gerald Peary | Stars: Roger Ebert, Andrew Sarris, Pauline Kael, Jami Bernard

Votes: 360

43. The Society of the Spectacle (1974)

88 min | Documentary

7.4
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Guy Debord's cinematic analysis of consumer society based on his influential book "La société du spectacle" (1967).

Director: Guy Debord | Stars: Guy Debord, Leonid Brezhnev, Fidel Castro, Jacques Duclos

Votes: 390

44. Lonely Child (2005)

50 min | Drama

7.1
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William is constantly shooting video journals of his life to have as souvenirs for himself. Feeling the end of his relationship with Médéric, his young lover, William spends two days ... See full summary »

Director: Pascal Robitaille | Stars: Dhanaé Audet-Beaulieu, Pierre-Luc Blais, Sylvie Bouchard, Francis Ducharme

Votes: 27

45. In girum imus nocte et consumimur igni (1978)

100 min | Documentary

8.4
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Director: Guy Debord | Star: Duygu Erkan

Votes: 179

46. Histoire(s) du cinéma: Une histoire seule (1988 Video)

42 min | Documentary

7.3
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Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Votes: 622

47. Láska (1973)

88 min | Romance

6.6
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Sixteen-year-old students of a grammar school are supposed to write essays on "Love". The class best student Andrea (Jaroslava Schallerová) writes about a patriotic love to a country as she... See full summary »

Director: Karel Kachyna | Stars: Jaroslava Schallerová, Oldrich Kaiser, Milena Dvorská, Frantisek Velecký

Votes: 27

48. JLG/JLG: Self-Portrait in December (1994)

62 min | Documentary, Drama

7.5
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Director Jean-Luc Godard reflects in this movie about his place in film history, the interaction of film industry and film as art, as well as the act of creating art.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard | Stars: Jean-Luc Godard, Geneviève Pasquier, Denis Jadót, Brigitte Bastien

Votes: 514

49. Das ist ja das Leben selbst! (2012)

59 min | Drama

7.6
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Director: Björn Last | Stars: Stefan Sandrock, Arijana Antunovic, Kaya Marie Möller, Karolina Lodyga

Votes: 18

50. Histoire(s) du cinéma: Une vague nouvelle (1998 Video)

27 min | Documentary, Short

7.4
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Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Votes: 596