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1. Inception (2010)

PG-13 | 148 min | Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.8
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74 Metascore

A thief who steals corporate secrets through use of dream-sharing technology is given the inverse task of planting an idea into the mind of a CEO.

Writer: Christopher Nolan | Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ellen Page, Ken Watanabe

2. Blade Runner (1982)

R | 117 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.2
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88 Metascore

A blade runner must pursue and try to terminate four replicants who stole a ship in space and have returned to Earth to find their creator.

Writers: Hampton Fancher, David Webb Peoples, Philip K. Dick | Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, Edward James Olmos

3. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)

PG | 153 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

7.5
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78 Metascore

As Harry Potter begins his sixth year at Hogwarts, he discovers an old book marked as "the property of the Half-Blood Prince" and begins to learn more about Lord Voldemort's dark past.

Writers: Steve Kloves, J.K. Rowling | Director: David Yates | Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Michael Gambon

4. Total Recall (I) (2012)

PG-13 | 118 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

6.3
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43 Metascore

A factory worker, Douglas Quaid, begins to suspect that he is a spy after visiting Rekall - a company that provides its clients with implanted fake memories of a life they would like to have led - goes wrong and he finds himself on the run.

Writers: Kurt Wimmer, Mark Bomback, Ronald Shusett, Dan O'Bannon, Jon Povill, Gary Goldman | Director: Len Wiseman | Stars: Colin Farrell, Bokeem Woodbine, Bryan Cranston, Kate Beckinsale

5. Moon (2009)

R | 97 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

8.0
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67 Metascore

Astronaut Sam Bell has a quintessentially personal encounter toward the end of his three-year stint on the Moon, where he, working alongside his computer, GERTY, sends back to Earth parcels of a resource that has helped diminish our planet's power problems.

Writers: Duncan Jones, Nathan Parker | Director: Duncan Jones | Stars: Sam Rockwell, Kevin Spacey, Dominique McElligott, Rosie Shaw

6. Total Recall (1990)

R | 113 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.5
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57 Metascore

When a man goes for virtual vacation memories of the planet Mars, an unexpected and harrowing series of events forces him to go to the planet for real, or does he?

Writers: Philip K. Dick, Ronald Shusett, Dan O'Bannon, Jon Povill, Gary Goldman | Director: Paul Verhoeven | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sharon Stone, Michael Ironside, Rachel Ticotin

7. Dark City (1998)

R | 100 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.8
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66 Metascore

A man struggles with memories of his past, including a wife he cannot remember, in a nightmarish world with no sun and run by beings with telekinetic powers who seek the souls of humans.

Writers: Alex Proyas, Lem Dobbs, David S. Goyer | Director: Alex Proyas | Stars: Rufus Sewell, Kiefer Sutherland, Jennifer Connelly, William Hurt

8. Unknown (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 113 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

6.9
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56 Metascore

A man awakens from a coma, only to discover that someone has taken on his identity and that no one, (not even his wife), believes him. With the help of a young woman, he sets out to prove who he is.

Writers: Oliver Butcher, Stephen Cornwell, Didier Van Cauwelaert | Director: Jaume Collet-Serra | Stars: Liam Neeson, Diane Kruger, January Jones, Aidan Quinn

9. Vanilla Sky (2001)

R | 136 min | Fantasy, Mystery, Romance

6.9
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45 Metascore

A self-indulgent and vain publishing magnate finds his privileged life upended after a vehicular accident with a resentful lover.

Writers: Alejandro Amenábar, Mateo Gil, Cameron Crowe | Director: Cameron Crowe | Stars: Tom Cruise, Penélope Cruz, Cameron Diaz, Kurt Russell

10. Identity (2003)

R | 90 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.3
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64 Metascore

Stranded at a desolate Nevada motel during a nasty rain-storm, ten strangers become acquainted with each other when they realize that they're being killed off one by one.

Writer: Michael Cooney | Director: James Mangold | Stars: John Cusack, Ray Liotta, Amanda Peet, John Hawkes

11. Gamer (2009)

R | 95 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.8
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27 Metascore

In a future mind-controlling game, death row convicts are forced to battle in a 'doom'-type environment. Convict Kable, controlled by Simon, a skilled teenage gamer, must survive 30 sessions in order to be set free. Or won't he?

Writers: Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor | Directors: Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor | Stars: Gerard Butler, Michael C. Hall, Ludacris, Amber Valletta

12. Cargo (2009)

112 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.2
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In 2270, Earth is completely depleted and no one lives there anymore. Those that have money move to Rhea; but most of the population lives in orbit in space stations. Dr. Laura Portmann ... See full summary »

Writers: Arnold Bucher, Ivan Engler, Patrik Steinmann, Thilo Röscheisen, Johnny Hartmann | Directors: Ivan Engler, Ralph Etter | Stars: Anna Katharina Schwabroh, Martin Rapold, Regula Grauwiller, Yangzom Brauen

13. The 6th Day (2000)

PG-13 | 123 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.9
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49 Metascore

Futuristic action about a man who meets a clone of himself and stumbles into a grand conspiracy about clones taking over the world.

Writers: Cormac Wibberley, Marianne Wibberley | Director: Roger Spottiswoode | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Michael Rapaport, Tony Goldwyn, Michael Rooker

14. Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning (2012)

R | 114 min | Action, Horror, Mystery

5.0
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58 Metascore

John looks to take down Luc Deveraux after a home invasion claims his wife and daughter. The fight pits John against Andrew Scott and an army of genetically enhanced warriors; meanwhile, he must contend with a UniSol in relentless pursuit.

Writers: John Hyams, Doug Magnuson, Jon Greenhalgh, Moshe Diamant, Richard Rothstein, Christopher Leitch, Dean Devlin | Director: John Hyams | Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dolph Lundgren, Scott Adkins, Andrei Arlovski

15. Johnny Mnemonic (1995)

R | 96 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

5.5
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A data courier, literally carrying a data package inside his head, must deliver it before he dies from the burden or is killed by the Yakuza.

Writer: William Gibson | Director: Robert Longo | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Dolph Lundgren, Dina Meyer, Ice-T

16. Session 9 (2001)

R | 97 min | Horror, Mystery

6.6
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58 Metascore

Tensions rise within an asbestos cleaning crew as they work in an abandoned mental hospital with a horrific past that seems to be coming back.

Writers: Brad Anderson, Stephen Gevedon | Director: Brad Anderson | Stars: David Caruso, Stephen Gevedon, Paul Guilfoyle, Josh Lucas

17. Ichi the Killer (2001)

R | 129 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.1
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50 Metascore

As sadomasochistic yakuza enforcer Kakihara searches for his missing boss he comes across Ichi, a repressed and psychotic killer who may be able to inflict levels of pain that Kakihara has only dreamed of.

Writers: Hideo Yamamoto, Sakichi Satô | Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Tadanobu Asano, Nao Ômori, Shin'ya Tsukamoto, Paulyn Sun

18. Paprika (2006)

R | 90 min | Animation, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.7
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81 Metascore

When a machine that allows therapists to enter their patient's dreams is stolen, all hell breaks loose. Only a young female therapist can stop it: Paprika.

Writers: Yasutaka Tsutsui, Seishi Minakami, Satoshi Kon | Director: Satoshi Kon | Stars: Megumi Hayashibara, Tôru Emori, Katsunosuke Hori, Tôru Furuya

19. Ghost in the Shell (1995)

R | 83 min | Animation, Action, Mystery

8.0
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A female cyborg cop and her partner hunt a mysterious and powerful hacker called the Puppet Master.

Writers: Kazunori Itô, Masamune Shirow | Director: Mamoru Oshii | Stars: Atsuko Tanaka, Iemasa Kayumi, Akio Ôtsuka, Kôichi Yamadera

20. Capturing the Friedmans (2003)

Not Rated | 107 min | Documentary, Biography

7.9
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90 Metascore

Documentary on the Friedmans, a seemingly typical, upper-middleclass Jewish family whose world is instantly transformed when the father and his youngest son are arrested and charged with shocking and horrible crimes.

Director: Andrew Jarecki | Stars: Arnold Friedman, Jesse Friedman, David Friedman, Elaine Friedman

21. Donovan's Echo (2011)

PG-13 | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

6.2
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A series of uncanny déjà vu events force a man to re-examine his tragic past, memory, instinct, and future.

Writers: Jim Cliffe, Melodie Krieger | Director: Jim Cliffe | Stars: Danny Glover, Kyarra Willis, Karen Holness, Bruce Greenwood

22. Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters (2007)

R | 86 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.9
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54 Metascore

An action epic that explores the origins of the Aqua Teen Hunger Force (better known as Master Shake, Frylock, and Meatwad,) who somehow become pitted in a battle over an immortal piece of exercise equipment.

Writers: Matt Maiellaro, Dave Willis | Directors: Matt Maiellaro, Dave Willis | Stars: Dana Snyder, Dave Willis, Carey Means, Andy Merrill

23. Last Year at Marienbad (1961)

Not Rated | 94 min | Drama

7.9
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Takes place in a chateau, an ambiguous story of a man and a woman who may or may not have met last year at Marienbad.

Writer: Alain Robbe-Grillet | Director: Alain Resnais | Stars: Delphine Seyrig, Giorgio Albertazzi, Sacha Pitoëff, Françoise Bertin

24. Nirvana (1997)

R | 113 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.0
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Jimi, a successful computer game designer, finds that his latest product has been infected by a virus which has given consciousness to the main character of the game, Solo. Tormented by the... See full summary »

Writers: Gabriele Salvatores, Pino Cacucci, Gloria Corica | Director: Gabriele Salvatores | Stars: Christopher Lambert, Diego Abatantuono, Sergio Rubini, Stefania Rocca

25. The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya (2010)

Not Rated | 163 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

8.2
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On December 18, Kyon finds that several traces of the SOS Brigade have mysteriously disappeared from his life. Mikuru and Yuki do not seem to recall meeting him, and Haruhi and Itsuki do ... See full summary »

Writers: Nagaru Tanigawa, Fumihiko Shimo, Alex Von David | Directors: Tatsuya Ishihara, Yasuhiro Takemoto | Stars: Aya Hirano, Tomokazu Sugita, Minori Chihara, Yûko Gotô

26. Indictment: The McMartin Trial (1995 TV Movie)

R | 135 min | Drama, Thriller

7.8
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The McMartin family's lives are turned upside down when they are accused of serious child molestation. The family run a school for infants. An unqualified child cruilty "expert" videotapes ... See full summary »

Writers: Abby Mann, Myra Mann | Director: Mick Jackson | Stars: James Woods, Mercedes Ruehl, Lolita Davidovich, Sada Thompson

27. Second Nature (2003 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

5.4
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Everything is not as it seems for a man who recovers from a plane crash in which his family is killed. After plastic surgery and rehabilitation, he determines that he worked for a secret ... See full summary »

Writer: E. Max Frye | Director: Ben Bolt | Stars: Alec Baldwin, Powers Boothe, Louise Lombard, Philip Jackson

28. Executive Koala (2005)

85 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.2
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Tamura is an average divorced salary-man in Japan - and also a man-sized, suit-and-tie wearing, bipedal koala bear.

Writers: Minoru Kawasaki, Masakazu Migita | Director: Minoru Kawasaki | Stars: Lee Ho, Eiichi Kikuchi, Arthur Kuroda, Hironobu Nomura

29. 20th Century Boys 3: Redemption (2009)

156 min | Adventure, Fantasy

6.6
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Writers: Yasushi Fukuda, Naoki Urasawa | Director: Yukihiko Tsutsumi | Stars: Qyoko Kudo, Ryûnosuke Kamiki, Naoto Takenaka, Teruyuki Kagawa

30. Warsaw (2003)

104 min | Drama

6.4
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Writers: Mateusz Bednarkiewicz, Dariusz Gajewski | Director: Dariusz Gajewski | Stars: Agnieszka Grochowska, Lukasz Garlicki, Dominika Ostalowska, Lech Mackiewicz

31. Forgotten Sins (1996 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

5.6
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A county sheriff is accused by his daughter of having abused her. Her accusation gets more and more elaborate, involving satanic rituals. As nearly everyone around him seems to believe he's... See full summary »

Writers: Lawrence Wright, T.S. Cook | Director: Dick Lowry | Stars: William Devane, John Shea, Bess Armstrong, Dean Norris

32. El viaje de la nonna (2007)

PG | 93 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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A Mexican family, wanting to grant their Grandmother her last wish, embarks on a make believe trip to a small town in Italy ... in Mexico!

Writers: Antonio Armonia, Mariana Gironella, Batan Silva | Director: Batan Silva | Stars: Ana Ofelia Murguía, Verónica Langer, Rodrigo Murray, Julio Bracho

33. Lapse (V) (2010)

75 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

5.0
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A woman wakes up one morning alone in the desert with no memory and blood on her hands. Reality and memory collide as she struggles to make sense of events.

Writer: Marianne Hansen | Director: Marianne Hansen | Stars: Karolina Dryzner, Sirry Jons, Keith Roenke, Emmett J Scanlan

34. Repressions (2007)

24 min | Short, Drama, Thriller

7.7
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An impressionable young woman seeks help from an overbearing psychologist and begins to recover memories that may or may not be real.

Writer: Adam Kargman | Director: Adam Kargman | Stars: Sharon Case, Debra Hopkins, Mike Kirkland, Courtney Robinson

35. Zhoorek (2003)

72 min | Drama, Comedy

6.5
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A Christmas story. Shame, promises, and secrets in a border town in Poland. Iwonka, who's 15 and blood simple, has a baby, and her mother Halina has promised her recently-dead husband that ... See full summary »

Writers: Ryszard Brylski, Olga Tokarczuk | Director: Ryszard Brylski | Stars: Katarzyna Figura, Natalia Rybicka, Marek Kasprzyk, Zbigniew Zamachowski

36. Idle Mist (1998)

28 min | Horror, Crime, Short

5.5
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When the darkness in a musician's dreams tears its way into his waking life, a series of brutal murders rocks the city and word spreads of a spectral form looming over the rooftops.

Writer: Andrés Useche | Director: Andrés Useche | Stars: Catalina Gallo, Andrés Useche, Patricia Salazar, Yonier Bedoya

37. Imagining 'Total Recall' (2001 Video)

30 min | Documentary, Short, Sci-Fi

5.8
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Director: Jeffrey Schwarz | Stars: Ronald Shusett, Gary Goldman, Paul Verhoeven, Arnold Schwarzenegger

38. Ein Leben auf Probe (2010)

Sci-Fi

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Director: David Emmenlauer | Stars: Alexander Beyer, Janin Reinhardt, Stephen Sikder, Eva Kruijssen

39. Voltron: Defender of the Universe (1984– )
Episode: A Pretty Spy (1984)

TV-Y7 | Animation, Family, Sci-Fi

7.2
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Yurak's fleet shoots down a spaceship over planet Arus. Hunk manages to rescue the pilot, a pretty young slave who escaped from Planet Doom. The Voltron Force is skeptical, but Hunk has ... See full summary »

Writer: Stan Oliver | Stars: Jack Angel, Michael Bell, Peter Cullen, Neil Ross

40. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: Miss Marple: Nemesis (2007)

83 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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Miss Marple and her nephew, novelist Raymond West, embark on a coach tour of historic English houses with an eclectic group of characters at the behest of a late friend who had knowledge of an unsolved murder.

Writers: Stephen Churchett, Agatha Christie | Director: Nicolas Winding Refn | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Laura Michelle Kelly, Dan Stevens, Graeme Garden

41. Lie to Me (2009–2011)
Episode: React to Contact (2010)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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A decorated war hero who is suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder claims that someone is trying to kill him, and Dr. Lightman is brought in to investigate.

Creator: Samuel Baum | Director: Michael Zinberg | Stars: Tim Roth, Kelli Williams, Brendan Hines, Monica Raymund

42. Brain Games (2011– )
Episode: Remember This! (2011)

TV-G | Documentary

7.1
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Brain Games investigates every piece of the memory puzzle, from how we recognize faces to how we can move memories from short-term to long-term storage.

Creators: Bill Margol, Jerry Kolber | Director: Jeremiah Crowell | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Greg Walsh, Ron White, Andre Fenton

43. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999– )
Episode: Repression (2001)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Stabler and Benson investigate the allegations of an woman who claims to have been sexually abused as a child by her father. The victim's allegations come as a result of repressed memories ... See full summary »

Creator: Dick Wolf | Director: Henry Bronchtein | Stars: Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Stephanie March

44. Sailor Moon R (1993–1994)
Episode: The Birth of Black Lady, the Queen of Darkness (1994)

TV-14 | Animation, Comedy, Romance

6.5
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Chibi-Usa is kidnapped by Wiseman. Who brainwashes her into thinking her parents don't love her and transforms her into a villain called Black Lady.

Writers: Naoko Takeuchi, Sukehiro Tomita | Directors: Hiroki Shibata, Kunihiko Ikuhara | Stars: Kotono Mitsuishi, Aya Hisakawa, Michie Tomizawa, Emi Shinohara

45. It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005– )
Episode: Who Got Dee Pregnant? (2010)

TV-MA | Comedy

9.0
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The gang gets a real 'scare' after Dee reveals she's pregnant, forcing the guys to recall their last hazy Halloween Party to determine if one of them might be the father.

Creators: Rob McElhenney, Glenn Howerton | Director: Randall Einhorn | Stars: Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney, Kaitlin Olson