Most Popular "Everyman" Titles
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1. Idiocracy (2006)
R | 84 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Private Joe Bauers, the definition of "average American", is selected by the Pentagon to be the guinea pig for a top-secret hibernation program. Forgotten, he awakes five centuries in the future. He discovers a society so incredibly dumbed down that he's easily the most intelligent person alive.
Votes: 120,429 | Gross: $0.44M
2. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)
PG | 109 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, journeyman Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."
Votes: 167,516 | Gross: $51.09M
5. The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
Not Rated | 129 min | Drama, History
A poor Midwest family is forced off their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression.
6. Nick of Time (1995)
R | 90 min | Action, Crime, Drama
An unimpressive, every-day man is forced into a situation where he is told to kill a politician to save his kidnapped daughter.
Votes: 34,868 | Gross: $8.17M
8. The Earth Day Special (1990 TV Special)
Comedy, Drama, Family
An Earth Day special about pollution's effects on the Earth. Numerous celebrities have guest appearances whether as themselves, or as characters for whom they're best known.
Directors: Dwight Hemion, James Burrows, Gerry Cohen, Ted Haimes, Jim Henson, Terry Hughes, Terry Lennon, Jay Sandrich, Dick Schneider, Dave Wilson | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Candice Bergen, James Brolin, Downtown Julie Brown
9. Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)
Passed | 101 min | Comedy, War
Woodrow is discharged from the military for hay fever, but fabricates receiving a heroic honorable discharge before returning home.
10. Härlig är jorden (1992)
14 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
A plain, ordinary man tells us about his work as a real-estate broker, his dead father, his ordinary home and so on in a naturalistic voice, lacking any emotions, looking straight into the ... See full summary »
14. Father's Week-end (1953)
7 min | Family, Comedy, Animation
Goofy plays everyman again. He's an average working joe who demonstrates "the up on time/work on time/bed on time" routine while going from work to home every weekday. On Saturday night, ... See full summary »
15. Everyman (I) (2002)
52 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy
The angel of Death visits a businessman to warn him that his life is over and that he will have to account for his deeds before Judgment. Adapted from the classic morality play.
16. The Party Beyond Obama (2009)
93 min | Comedy
In this funny political comedy, Harry, a small time, down on his luck politician desperately searches for a candidate. He finally finds one in an unusual character, Arnold, a childlike albino janitor.
17. Research: The Musical (2011)
108 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
An eclectic group of biology students must complete their summer internships with a wacky professor, romance, and stolen teddy bears.
19. Dropping In: The Don Wimmer Story (2008)
Unrated | 83 min | Comedy
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.
20. W klatce (1988)
106 min | Drama
Fire changes the life of a dull lonely bank cashier into a hero. He gets the woman he has always dreamt of. But, considering his modesty and peculiarity, will they really be happy together?
22. Middle Ages: A Wonderer's Guide to Life and Letters (1970 Video)
30 min | Documentary, Short
Dramatized documentary film about life in England in the middle ages with special references to chivalry and to literature of the time. 'One of the truly great educational films ever made', Cine 16, Academic Film Archive of North America.