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1. Inglourious Basterds (2009)

R | 153 min | Adventure, Drama, War

8.3
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69 Metascore

In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a plan to assassinate Nazi leaders by a group of Jewish U.S. soldiers coincides with a theatre owner's vengeful plans for the same.

Writer: Quentin Tarantino | Directors: Quentin Tarantino, Eli Roth | Stars: Brad Pitt, Diane Kruger, Eli Roth, Mélanie Laurent

2. Jodorowsky's Dune (2013)

PG-13 | 90 min | Documentary

8.2
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79 Metascore

The story of cult film director Alejandro Jodorowsky's ambitious but ultimately doomed film adaptation of the seminal science fiction novel.

Director: Frank Pavich | Stars: Alejandro Jodorowsky, Michel Seydoux, H.R. Giger, Chris Foss

3. Lady in the Water (2006)

PG-13 | 110 min | Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller

5.7
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36 Metascore

Apartment building superintendent Cleveland Heep rescues what he thinks is a young woman from the pool he maintains. When he discovers that she is actually a character from a bedtime story who is trying to make the journey back to her home, he works with his tenants to protect his new friend from the creatures that are determined to keep her in our world.

Writer: M. Night Shyamalan | Director: M. Night Shyamalan | Stars: Paul Giamatti, Bryce Dallas Howard, Jeffrey Wright, Bob Balaban

4. In Living Color (1990–1994)

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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An afro-american focused comedy sketch show.

Creator: Keenen Ivory Wayans | Stars: Keenen Ivory Wayans, Jim Carrey, Kelly Coffield Park, David Alan Grier

5. Life Itself (2014)

R | 120 min | Documentary, Biography

8.1
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87 Metascore

The life and career of the renowned film critic and social commentator, Roger Ebert.

Director: Steve James | Stars: Roger Ebert, Chaz Ebert, Gene Siskel, Martin Scorsese

6. Nostalgia Critic (2007– )

Unrated | Comedy

8.7
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A movie critic raised by pop culture looks back at the movies and shows of his childhood and often feels betrayed by how poorly they hold up.

Creator: Doug Walker | Stars: Doug Walker, Rob Walker, Malcolm Ray, Lewis Lovhaug

7. For Your Consideration (2006)

PG-13 | 86 min | Comedy

6.3
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68 Metascore

Three actors learn that their respective performances in the film "Home for Purim," a drama set in the mid-1940s American South, are generating award-season buzz.

Writers: Christopher Guest, Eugene Levy | Director: Christopher Guest | Stars: Catherine O'Hara, Parker Posey, Christopher Guest, Ricky Gervais

8. CQ (2001)

R | 88 min | Drama, Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.4
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56 Metascore

A young filmmaker in 1960s Paris juggles directing a cheesy sci-fi debacle, directing his own personal art film, coping with his crumbling relationship with his girlfriend, and a new-found infatuation with the sci-fi film's starlet.

Writer: Roman Coppola | Director: Roman Coppola | Stars: Jeremy Davies, Angela Lindvall, Élodie Bouchez, Gérard Depardieu

9. The Critic (1994–1995)

TV-14 | 522 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

8.1
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Jay Sherman is a New York film critic who has to review films he doesn't like for a living.

Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nancy Cartwright, Christine Cavanaugh, Gerrit Graham

10. The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2011 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Documentary, History

8.3
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A comprehensive history of the medium and art of motion pictures.

Stars: Mark Cousins, Aleksandr Sokurov, Norman Lloyd, Lars von Trier

11. The Onion Movie (2008)

80 min | Comedy

6.3
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Satirical interpretations of world events and curious human behavior.

Writers: Todd Hanson, Robert D. Siegel | Directors: Tom Kuntz, Mike Maguire | Stars: Len Cariou, Sarah McElligott, Amir Talai, Daniel Chacón

12. Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010 Video)

Not Rated | 240 min | Documentary

8.8
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Explore the origins of "dream demon" Freddy Krueger in this award-winning documentary that takes you behind the scenes of the most frightening and imaginative horror franchise in motion picture history!

Writer: Thommy Hutson | Directors: Daniel Farrands, Andrew Kasch | Stars: Heather Langenkamp, Wes Craven, Robert Englund, Robert Shaye

13. I Am a Sex Addict (2005)

Not Rated | 98 min | Biography, Comedy, Romance

6.1
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62 Metascore

Autobiographical comedy about a recovering sex addict, about his obsession with prostitutes, and how that affected his relationships and his life altogether.

Writer: Caveh Zahedi | Director: Caveh Zahedi | Stars: Caveh Zahedi, Christoff Colas, Rebecca Lord, Lindsey Tjian

14. Ann and Eve (1970)

X | 89 min | Drama

5.5
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An erotic drama about a youthful bride-to-be who takes a holiday to Yugoslavia with a cynical and evil lesbian film critic (and murderess) that leads to debauchery, degradation with a dwarf... See full summary »

Writer: Ernest Hotch | Director: Arne Mattsson | Stars: Gio Petré, Marie Liljedahl, Francisco Rabal, Julián Mateos

15. The Cinema Snob (2007– )

Comedy

8.7
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A high-brow art critic takes a look at films below mainstream. He looks at lesser known titles in the categories of pornography, exploitation, low budget independent, and overly violent. If... See full summary »

Creator: Brad Jones | Stars: Brad Jones, Jerrid Foiles, Lloyd, Jillian Zurawski

16. Siskel & Ebert (1986–2010)

30 min | Talk-Show

8.9
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Chicago critics Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert rate new movies with a thumbs up, or a thumbs down.

Stars: Roger Ebert, Gene Siskel, Richard Roeper, Michael Phillips

17. Divine Trash (1998)

97 min | Documentary

7.8
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The life and times of Baltimore film maker and midnight movie pioneer, John Waters. Intercut with a 1972 interview of Waters are clips from his first films and recent interviews with his ... See full summary »

Writers: Kevin Heffernan, Steve Yeager | Director: Steve Yeager | Stars: John Waters, Pat Waters, John Waters Sr., Steve Buscemi

18. Joe Gould's Secret (2000)

R | 104 min | Drama

6.6
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74 Metascore

Around 1940, New Yorker staff writer Joe Mitchell meets Joe Gould, a Greenwich Village character who cadges meals, drinks, and contributions to the Joe Gould Fund and who is writing a ... See full summary »

Writers: Joseph Mitchell, Howard A. Rodman | Director: Stanley Tucci | Stars: Ian Holm, Stanley Tucci, Hope Davis, Sarah Hyland

19. Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation! (2008)

R | 103 min | Documentary

7.7
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76 Metascore

The story of the Australian exploitation genre cinema of 1970s and 80s.

Writer: Mark Hartley | Director: Mark Hartley | Stars: Phillip Adams, Glory Annen, Christine Amor, Victoria Anoux

20. Troldspejlet (1989– )

25 min

8.5
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Jakob Stegelmann reviews upcoming movies, video and dvd releases, video games, comic books, and role playing games.

Stars: Jakob Stegelmann, Christopher Hedegaard Andersen, Carl Giacomello, Jens Olesen

21. Heckler (2007)

R | 80 min | Documentary, Comedy

6.2
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HECKLER is a comedic feature documentary exploring the increasingly critical world we live in. After starring in a film that was critically bashed, Jamie Kennedy takes on hecklers and ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Addis | Stars: Louie Anderson, Criss Angel, Dave Attell, Vince August

22. F. (2007)

60 min | Documentary

6.6
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Writer: Hai Leong Toh | Directors: Tze Chuan Chew, Ralph Rieckermann | Stars: Tze Chuan Chew, Tan Fong Cheng, Wahyuni A. Hadi, Russell Heng

23. Birth of the Living Dead (2013)

Not Rated | 76 min | Documentary

7.1
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65 Metascore

A documentary that shows how George A. Romero gathered an unlikely team of Pittsburghers to shoot his seminal film: Night of the Living Dead.

Director: Rob Kuhns | Stars: George A. Romero, Fred Rogers, H. Rap Brown, Mark Harris

24. Howard Cantour.com (2012)

12 min | Short, Comedy

3.5
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An Internet film critic is consumed by his own influence as he works on a review of a director he once admired.

Director: Shia LaBeouf | Stars: Jim Gaffigan, Thomas Lennon, Portia Doubleday, Dito Montiel

25. The American Nightmare (2000)

73 min | Documentary, Horror

7.4
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An examination into the nature of 1960's-70's horror films, the involved artists, and how they reflected contemporary society.

Writer: Adam Simon | Director: Adam Simon | Stars: George A. Romero, John Carpenter, Tom Savini, David Cronenberg

26. The Rotten Tomatoes Show (2009– )

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Stars: Brett Erlich, Ellen Fox, Alonso Duralde, Joey Vosevich

27. Je suis né d'une cigogne (1999)

80 min

6.2
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Writer: Tony Gatlif | Director: Tony Gatlif | Stars: Romain Duris, Rona Hartner, Ouassini Embarek, Christine Pignet

28. Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (2011)

R | 95 min | Documentary

7.6
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A documentary on DIY producer/director Roger Corman and his alternative approach to making movies in Hollywood.

Writer: Alex Stapleton | Director: Alex Stapleton | Stars: Roger Corman, Martin Scorsese, Quentin Tarantino, Paul W.S. Anderson

29. Halloween: 25 Years of Terror (2006 Video)

Not Rated | 83 min | Documentary

7.8
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A documentary that follows the evolution of the 'Halloween' movies over the past twenty-five years. It examines why the films are so popular and revisits many of the original locations used... See full summary »

Writers: Stefan Hutchinson, Anthony Masi | Director: Stefan Hutchinson | Stars: Moustapha Akkad, Ana Alicia, Brian Andrews, Tom Atkins

30. Hahaha (2010)

115 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.9
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Two friends, while having drinks together, share their memories of visiting the seaside resort of Tongyeong.

Writer: Sang-soo Hong | Director: Sang-soo Hong | Stars: Joon-sang Yoo, So-ri Moon, Kang-woo Kim, Yeo-jeong Yoon

31. At the Movies (1982–1986)

30 min | Talk-Show

8.9
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The show that made Siskel and Ebert famous. These two Chicago-based movie critics sit around and review movies, giving either "Thumbs up" or "Thumbs down." Noted for the good-natured ... See full summary »

Stars: Roger Ebert, Gene Siskel, Elva Poznanski, Rex Reed

32. Ban the Sadist Videos! (2005 Video)

R | 52 min | Documentary

7.3
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An in-depth analysis of the "Video Nasty" scandal of the early 1980s in Britain.

Writer: David Gregory | Director: David Gregory | Stars: Chris Theobald, Norman Abbott, Barrie Gold, Bill Best

33. Bad Movie Beatdown (2009– )

Comedy

7.4
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A dead-pan snarker takes a look at movies ranging from nostalgic to mainstream to obscure and gives them a thorough beatdown.

Stars: Mathew Buck, Christopher Barnard, Mat Williams, Allison Pregler

34. Directed by John Ford (1971)

Unrated | 99 min | Documentary, Biography

7.8
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A documentary on the life and films of director John Ford.

Writer: Peter Bogdanovich | Director: Peter Bogdanovich | Stars: John Ford, Peter Bogdanovich, Orson Welles, Ward Bond

35. Malice in Wonderland (1985 TV Movie)

120 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

6.6
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Struggling actress Hedda Hopper can't get a break in Hollywood, even though an acquaintence of hers is the extremely powerful gossip monger Louella Parsons - maker and breaker of careers (... See full summary »

Writers: Jacqueline Feather, David Seidler, George Eells | Director: Gus Trikonis | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Jane Alexander, Richard Dysart, Joyce Van Patten

36. Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film (2006)

Unrated | 88 min | Documentary, Horror

7.3
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A documentary on the history of the slasher film.

Writers: J. Albert Bell, Rachel Belofsky, Michael Derek Bohusz, Adam Rockoff, Rudy Scalese | Stars: Ed Green, John Carpenter, Wes Craven, Herb Freed

37. Sneak Previews (1975–1996)

30 min | Talk-Show

8.3
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Two critics review films both old and new.

Stars: Roger Ebert, Gene Siskel, Jeffrey Lyons, Neal Gabler

38. Brows Held High (2011– )

Comedy

8.4
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A well-read narcissist takes a look at films that many mainstream audiences have never heard of and he tries to analyze them from an educated point of view, discussing their artistic ... See full summary »

Stars: Kyle Kallgren, Ven Gethenian, Allison Pregler, Jerrica Benton

39. Beware the Moon: Remembering 'An American Werewolf in London' (2009)

98 min | Documentary

7.7
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Twenty five years on, the original cast and crew look back on the John Landis classic, An American Werewolf In London.

Writer: Paul Davis | Director: Paul Davis | Stars: Paul Davis, Jenny Agutter, David Schofield, Robert Paynter

40. A Slight Case of Murder (1999 TV Movie)

94 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.0
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A film critic accidentally kills his lover during a spat in which she falls and hits her head. In panic, he immediately covers up his involvement and leaves the apartment. A private ... See full summary »

Writers: Donald E. Westlake, William H. Macy, Steven Schachter | Director: Steven Schachter | Stars: William H. Macy, Adam Arkin, Felicity Huffman, James Cromwell

41. La jeune fille assassinée (1974)

X | 100 min | Crime, Drama

5.8
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Writers: Roger Vadim, Stash Klossowski | Director: Roger Vadim | Stars: Sirpa Lane, Michel Duchaussoy, Mathieu Carrière, Roger Vadim

42. Obscurus Lupa Presents (2010– )

Comedy

7.7
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A peppy young woman looks at obscure movies and criticizes them accordingly. Unlike many movie reviewers, Lupa has a much more positive approach and doesn't get angry nearly as often, despite how bad many of the movies are.

Stars: Allison Pregler, Phelan Porteous, Todd Nathanson, Lewis Lovhaug

43. Bright Leaves (2003)

107 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy

7.1
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79 Metascore

North Carolina produces more tobacco than any other state in America. Bright Leaves describes a journey taken across the social, economic, and psychological tobacco terrain of North ... See full summary »

Writer: Ross McElwee | Director: Ross McElwee | Stars: Allan Gurganus, Paula Larke, Marilyn Levine, Emily Madison

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

80 min | Documentary, History

6.4
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The history of American film criticism.

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

45. Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2 (2006 Video)

R | 46 min | Documentary

7.1
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An investigation of UK video censorship after the video recordings act was introduced.

Writer: David Gregory | Director: David Gregory | Stars: Chris Theobald, Mary Whitehouse, Graham Bright, Ken Penry

46. Shawshank: The Redeeming Feature (2001 TV Movie)

48 min | Documentary

7.3
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Writer: Mark Kermode | Director: Andrew Abbott | Stars: Mark Kermode, Dennis Baker, Clancy Brown, David Bruce

47. Torrella, una vida pel cinema (1997)

110 min | Documentary, Biography, History

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This film is a Doc-Biography of Catalan writer Josep Torrella i Pineda, and also it's the first chapter of a Sergi Rubió's project, entitled "Sabadell, bressol d'artistes": a collection of ... See full summary »

Writer: Sergi Rubió | Director: Sergi Rubió | Stars: Josep Torrella, Josep Ache, Victorio Aguado, Juan Ainaud de Lasarte

48. Gözümün Nûru (2013)

78 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

5.8
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This is the auto fiction of M., a film-freak. On account of two consecutive retinal detachments, he almost goes totally blind. During 40 bed-ridden days, he'll be obliged to lie prone with both eyes closed.

Writers: Melik Saracoglu, Hakki Kurtulus, Deniz Arslan | Directors: Hakki Kurtulus, Melik Saracoglu | Stars: Melik Saracoglu, Bilgin Saracoglu, Ismail Saracoglu, Oyku Altuntas

49. Un autre homme (2008)

89 min | Drama

6.7
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Psychological drama about a young, inexperienced film reviewer who falls for the charms of a well-established female colleague. A challenging look at the essence of film critique as well as an erotic encounter between two unequals.

Writer: Lionel Baier | Director: Lionel Baier | Stars: Robin Harsch, Natacha Koutchoumov, Elodie Weber, Georges-Henri Dépraz

50. The Critic (2000– )

10 min | Animation, Comedy

7.5
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Update of the genius 1994 sitcom "The Critic".

Creators: Al Jean, Mike Reiss | Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nick Jameson, Maurice LaMarche, Valerie Levitt