Most Popular "First Amendment" Titles

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year









































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. The Most Hated Woman in America (2017)

TV-MA | 91 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
41 Metascore

A true story of the much debated rise and demise of a woman, named Madalyn Murray O'Hair, who was known as the head atheist activist of America. She founded the organization, American ... See full summary »

Director: Tommy O'Haver | Stars: Melissa Leo, Brandon Mychal Smith, Juno Temple, Michael Chernus

Votes: 557

2. Batman Returns (1992)

PG-13 | 126 min | Action

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
68 Metascore

When a corrupt businessman and the grotesque Penguin plot to take control of Gotham City, only Batman can stop them, while the Catwoman has her own agenda.

Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken

Votes: 225,199 | Gross: $162.83M

3. The Insider (1999)

R | 157 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
84 Metascore

A research chemist comes under personal and professional attack when he decides to appear in a "60 Minutes" expose on Big Tobacco.

Director: Michael Mann | Stars: Russell Crowe, Al Pacino, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora

Votes: 137,897 | Gross: $28.97M

4. The Company You Keep (2012)

R | 125 min | Drama, Thriller

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
57 Metascore

A former Weather Underground activist goes on the run from a journalist who has discovered his identity.

Director: Robert Redford | Stars: Robert Redford, Brit Marling, Stanley Tucci, Nick Nolte

Votes: 27,141 | Gross: $5.13M

5. The Ice Storm (1997)

R | 112 min | Drama

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
72 Metascore

1973, suburban New Canaan, Connecticut: middle class families experimenting with casual sex and substance abuse find their lives beyond their control.

Director: Ang Lee | Stars: Kevin Kline, Joan Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Henry Czerny

Votes: 47,662 | Gross: $7.84M

6. The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)

R | 129 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
79 Metascore

A partially idealized film of the controversial pornography publisher and how he became a defender of free speech for all people.

Director: Milos Forman | Stars: Woody Harrelson, Courtney Love, Edward Norton, Brett Harrelson

Votes: 74,463 | Gross: $20.19M

7. Nothing But the Truth (I) (2008)

R | 108 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
64 Metascore

In Washington, D.C., a female reporter faces a possible jail sentence for outing a CIA agent and refusing to reveal her source.

Director: Rod Lurie | Stars: Kate Beckinsale, Matt Dillon, Vera Farmiga, Angela Bassett

Votes: 31,665 | Gross: $0.00M

8. The Majestic (2001)

PG | 152 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
27 Metascore

Set in 1951, a blacklisted Hollywood writer gets into a car accident, loses his memory and settles down in a small town where he is mistaken for a long-lost son.

Director: Frank Darabont | Stars: Jim Carrey, Martin Landau, Bob Balaban, Jeffrey DeMunn

Votes: 46,215 | Gross: $27.80M

9. The Aristocrats (2005)

Unrated | 89 min | Documentary, Comedy

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
72 Metascore

One hundred superstar comedians tell the same very, VERY dirty, filthy joke--one shared privately by comics since Vaudeville.

Director: Paul Provenza | Stars: George Carlin, Don Rickles, Chris Rock, Chris Albrecht

Votes: 15,193 | Gross: $6.38M

10. Hamlet 2 (2008)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Music

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
54 Metascore

In this irreverent comedy, a failed actor-turned-worse-high-school-drama-teacher rallies his Tucson, AZ students as he conceives and stages politically incorrect musical sequel to Shakespeare's Hamlet.

Director: Andrew Fleming | Stars: Steve Coogan, Elisabeth Shue, Catherine Keener, J.J. Soria

Votes: 15,362 | Gross: $4.88M

11. Beware the Gonzo (2010)

94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
36 Metascore

A young muckraker decides to start his own underground newspaper at his high school.

Director: Bryan Goluboff | Stars: Ezra Miller, Zoë Kravitz, Griffin Newman, Stefanie Y. Hong

Votes: 1,345

12. Kids in America (2005)

PG-13 | 91 min | Comedy

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
38 Metascore

A diverse group of high school students band together to peacefully stick it to their overbearing principal.

Director: Josh Stolberg | Stars: Gregory Smith, Julie Bowen, Malik Yoba, Stephanie Sherrin

Votes: 2,458 | Gross: $0.44M

13. Killing Eva Braun (2014 Video)

90 min | Drama, History, Mystery | Completed

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A lonely bookworm becomes so immersed in "Mein Kampf" that she projects herself as the reincarnation of Hitler's wife Eva Braun and is consequently targeted by a cryptic government agency.

Director: Michael Andres | Stars: James Maher, Tracy Baumbach, Chadwick Baumbach, Shawn Flanagan

Votes: 17

14. Trumbo (2007)

PG-13 | 96 min | Documentary, Biography

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
71 Metascore

Through a focus on the life of Dalton Trumbo (1905-1976), this film examines the effects on individuals and families of a congressional pursuit of Hollywood Communists after World War II. ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Askin | Stars: Dalton Trumbo, Joan Allen, Brian Dennehy, Michael Douglas

Votes: 866 | Gross: $7.85M

15. Sex at 24 Frames Per Second (2003 Video)

R | 101 min | Documentary

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Documentary about the way sex was and is deliberately used in cinema to influence and manipulate human behaviour and development. This documentary uses real examples including the decline ... See full summary »

Directors: Kevin Burns, Steven Smith | Stars: Brandy Snow, Shannon Tweed, Richard Roeper, Paul Verhoeven

Votes: 364

16. Steal This Movie (2000)

R | 107 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
36 Metascore

Five years after Yippie founder Abbie Hoffman goes underground to avoid a drug-related prison sentence, he contacts a reporter to get out the story of the FBI's covert spying, harassment ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Greenwald | Stars: Vincent D'Onofrio, Janeane Garofalo, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Kevin Pollak

Votes: 2,071 | Gross: $0.08M

17. The Work and the Glory II: American Zion (2005)

PG-13 | 100 min | Drama, Western

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

In November of 1833, the state of Missouri turned a blind eye as hundreds of its peaceful inhabitants were hunted down and driven from their homes in the dead of night. Against this ... See full summary »

Director: Sterling Van Wagenen | Stars: Sam Hennings, Brenda Strong, Eric Johnson, Alexander Carroll

Votes: 590 | Gross: $2.02M

18. This Revolution (2005)

R | 95 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
36 Metascore

In this politically charged homage to Medium Cool, a photographer covers the urban guerrilla war on New York streets during the RNC.

Director: Stephen Marshall | Stars: Rosario Dawson, Nathan Crooker, Amy Redford, Brett DelBuono

Votes: 457

19. Dirty Pictures (2000 TV Movie)

R | 104 min | Drama

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A Cincinnati museum director goes on trial in 1990 for exhibiting sadomasochistic photographs taken by Robert Mapplethorpe.

Director: Frank Pierson | Stars: James Woods, Ann Marin, Craig T. Nelson, Diana Scarwid

Votes: 704

20. Smash His Camera (2010)

PG-13 | 87 min | Documentary

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
68 Metascore

A film centering on the life and work of Ron Galella that examines the nature and effect of paparazzi.

Director: Leon Gast | Stars: Floyd Abrams, Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson, Joseph Basile, Harry Benson

Votes: 703 | Gross: $0.00M

21. Back Issues: The Hustler Magazine Story (2014)

89 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The history of Larry Flynt and the iconoclastic adult magazine he created.

Director: Michael Lee Nirenberg | Stars: Paul Cambria, Kenneth De Martines, Gail Dines, Alex Ebel

Votes: 204

22. Porn: Business of Pleasure (2009 TV Movie)

Unrated | 60 min | Documentary

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

CNBC takes a behind the scenes look at the Porn Industry and examines challenges facing the industry including censorship and the competition from free online porn. It also looks at the ... See full summary »

Stars: Melissa Lee, Steve Hirsch, Sasha Grey, Steven Soderbergh

Votes: 19

23. Thurgood (2011 TV Movie)

105 min | Drama

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Prior to his appointment to United States Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall worked as a lawyer for the NAACP. This one man play tells the story of his role in the civil rights movement and the people that influenced him.

Director: Michael Stevens | Star: Laurence Fishburne

Votes: 466

24. Porn King: The Trials of Al Goldstein (2005 Video)

80 min | Documentary

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Al Goldstein, the controversial adult magazine publisher, is up against the odds as he takes on the D.A., the press and an even larger nightmare: irrelevancy all in a little courthouse in ... See full summary »

Director: James Guardino | Stars: Jimmy Breslin, Larry Flynt, Al Goldstein, Ron Jeremy

Votes: 37

25. Naked States (2000)

R | 80 min | Documentary

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Photographer Spencer Tunick travels the U.S. in search of volunteers to pose nude for his outlaw photo-shoots, all of them done out in public and often without legal permits. This ... See full summary »

Director: Arlene Nelson | Stars: Spencer Tunick, Trey Anastasio, Fraya Berg, Deborah Berman

Votes: 463

26. Playing Columbine (2008)

94 min | Documentary

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Chronicles the history of the game "Super Columbine Massacre RPG!." The film traces back the 16-bit role-playing game to its inception, through the 2006 shooting at Dawson College in which ... See full summary »

Director: Danny Ledonne | Stars: Albert Art, Peter Baxter, Ian Bernard, Ian Bogost

Votes: 149

27. The Revisionaries (2012)

Not Rated | 92 min | Documentary, History, News

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
70 Metascore

The theory of evolution and a re-write of American history are caught in the crosshairs when an unabashed Creationist seeks re-election as chairman of America's most influential Board of Education.

Director: Scott Thurman | Stars: Don McLeroy, Kathy Miller, Jonathan Saenz, Stephanie Klenzendorf

Votes: 606 | Gross: $0.02M

28. Deliberate Intent (2000 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 85 min | Thriller, Drama

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A First Amendment scholar is recruited by an attorney to sue a publishing company after a hit man commits a triple murder by allegedly following a how-to manual the book company published. ... See full summary »

Director: Andy Wolk | Stars: Timothy Hutton, Ron Rifkin, Clark Johnson, Penny Johnson Jerald

Votes: 298

29. Shouting Fire: Stories from the Edge of Free Speech (2009)

75 min | Documentary

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

First Amendment attorney Martin Garbus talks about the history and current state of free speech in America

Director: Liz Garbus | Stars: Martin Garbus, Liz Garbus, Ken Starr, Jack M. Sleeth

Votes: 191

30. Larry Flynt: The Right to Be Left Alone (2007)

74 min | Documentary

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A documentary that celebrates and examines an unabashed vulgarian.

Director: Joan Brooker-Marks | Stars: Larry Flynt, Al van Schaik, Simon L. Leis Jr., Robert Scheer

Votes: 235

31. Fall from Grace (2007)

Not Rated | 71 min | Documentary

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The shocking story of Rev. Fred Phelps, the Westboro Baptist Church, those who oppose it, and those who chose to leave it all behind.

Director: K. Ryan Jones | Stars: Bill Bunten, Warren Carter, Kelly Franz, Jeff Gannon

Votes: 544

32. War on Whistleblowers: Free Press and the National Security State (2013)

Not Rated | 67 min | Documentary

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

War on Whistleblowers: Free Press and the National Security State highlights four cases where whistleblowers noticed government wrong-doing and took to the media to expose the fraud and abuse.

Director: Robert Greenwald | Stars: Daniel Ellsberg, Franz Gayl, Seymour Hersh, David Carr

Votes: 159

33. Banned in Oklahoma (2004 Video)

31 min | Documentary, Short

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A documentary that covers the 1997 Oklahoma confiscation of the film "The Tin Drum" due to a judicial ruling of child pornography, and the six years of legal wranglings that ensued.

Director: Gary Don Rhodes | Stars: Anita Hill, Gerry Spence

Votes: 40

34. The Porn King Versus the President (2004 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

In 2000 George Bush Jr was voted into the White House thanks in part to the massive voting power of the evangelical religious right. In order to repay them for their support, Bush appointed... See full summary »

Director: David Rhode | Stars: John Ashcroft, Robert Black, Lizzy Borden, Rob Boston

Votes: 11

35. Making Waves (II) (2004)

64 min | Documentary

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

What do a public access TV personality, an electronics engineer, a Vietnam vet, a libertarian congressional candidate and a retired millionaire have in common? They're all operating ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Lahey | Stars: Shane Eden, David Forbes, Marshall Home, Aage Nost

Votes: 10

36. Wall of Separation (2007 TV Movie)

56 min | Documentary

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

The history of the issue of the separation of church and state in America.

Director: Brian Godawa | Star: Liev Schreiber

Votes: 15

37. Free Speech for Sale (1999 TV Movie)

57 min | Documentary

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The growing influence of 'big money' and 'big media' in American political life.

Directors: Tom Casciato, Kathleen Hughes | Stars: Dean Alger, Jeff Chester, Bill Clinton, Bob Dole

Votes: 13

38. The Lord Is Not on Trial Here Today (2010)

56 min | Documentary

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Jay Rosenstein | Stars: Ed Dessen, Bruce Dierenfield, Walter Feinberg, Dan McCollum

Votes: 21

39. Mayor, Mimes, Members & Merchants (2006)

Not Rated | Documentary, Short

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The Honolulu city council tries to pass a law banning street performers in a four-block area of Waikiki. The mayor steps in to veto the bill, and all hell breaks lose. To add to the ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Wilko | Stars: Donovan Dela Cruz, Charles Djou, Mufi Hannemann, Margaret Jones

40. The Separation on State Street (2007)

94 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The rural village of Caro in Michigan's Thumb had never seen anything like Anonka's Witch Museum -- a curiosity shop that sold crystals, herbs, books and other tools of the magical trade. "... See full summary »

Director: Robert St. Mary | Star: Anonka

41. Activist Blogger: The Josh Wolf Story (2008)

28 min | Documentary, Short

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Days after posting on his blog video footage he had shot at a protest in San Francisco, Josh Wolf received a surprise visit that landed him not only in the center of a national first ... See full summary »

Director: Donna Lee

42. Church vs State (1998)

Documentary, Drama, Family

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Church vs State brings students to a time in America when church and state were often allied. Though many came to America for religious freedom, in some places there was little tolerance ... See full summary »

Director: William G. Wagner | Stars: Harvey L. Bakari, Willie Balderson, Bill Barker, Stan Beadle

43. Collision! Free Speech and Religion (2013)

18 min | Documentary, Short

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Jacob Mchangama

44. Penn & Teller: Bullshit! (2003– )
Episode: Breast Hysteria (2007)

TV-MA | 27 min | Comedy, Documentary

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Penn and Teller examine their favorite subject, breasts. They talk to people for and against breast feeding and exposing breasts in public, and ask if the pink ribbon campaign is a good thing.

Directors: Star Price, Scott Firestone, Tom Greenhut, Chip Selby | Stars: Penn Jillette, Teller, Howard Bellin, Elizabeth Book

Votes: 88

45. Pastor Mike Online (2011– )
Episode: Bundy Ranch Nevada Land Dispute with the Feds (2014)

120 min | News, Talk-Show

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Star: Michael Hoggard

46. Breaking Bad (2008–2013)
Episode: Caballo sin Nombre (2010)

TV-14 | 47 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Walter Jr is having a rough time accepting his parents' separation. Jesse buys his old house from his parents. Meanwhile, two mysterious men have come into town looking for Walt.

Director: Adam Bernstein | Stars: Bryan Cranston, Anna Gunn, Aaron Paul, Dean Norris

Votes: 7,408

47. Moyers & Company (2012– )
Episode: Fighting Creeping Creationism (2013)

TV-G | 53 min | News, Talk-Show

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The onslaught of creationism and the challenges of free thinking in America.

Stars: Susan Jacoby, Zack Kopplin, Vashti McCollum, Bill Moyers

48. Open Air Outreach (2009– )
Episode: How to Win a Free Speech Lawsuit (2014)

35 min | Reality-TV

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Star: Jesse Morrell

49. The Good Wife (2009–2016)
Episode: Innocents (2015)

TV-14 | 44 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Alicia hires a new investigator, and a new friend from bond court helps her with a case. Eli uses Alicia to maneuver his way back into Peter's campaign. Cary looks for a way to get Howard out of the firm.

Director: Jim McKay | Stars: Julianna Margulies, Matt Czuchry, Alan Cumming, Cush Jumbo

Votes: 312

50. Nova (1974– )
Episode: Judgment Day: Intelligent Design on Trial (2007)

TV-PG | Documentary, Biography

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

When the school board in Dover, Pennsylvania votes to require science teachers to read a statement touting Intelligent Design as a scientific alternative to Darwin's Theory of Evolution ... See full summary »

Directors: Gary Johnstone, Joseph McMaster | Stars: Jay Benedict, Anthony Edridge, Michael Fitzpatrick, Paul Haley

Votes: 163