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1. Deepwater Horizon (2016)

PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

7.2
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68 Metascore

A dramatization of the disaster back in April 2010, when the offshore drilling rig called the Deepwater Horizon created a giant explosion, which created the worst oil spill in American history.

Director: Peter Berg | Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Douglas M. Griffin, James DuMont

Votes: 100,624 | Gross: $61.28M

2. Holes (2003)

PG | 117 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.1
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71 Metascore

A wrongfully convicted boy is sent to a brutal desert detention camp where he joins the job of digging holes for some mysterious reason.

Director: Andrew Davis | Stars: Shia LaBeouf, Sigourney Weaver, Jon Voight, Tim Blake Nelson

Votes: 62,481 | Gross: $67.33M

3. Jurassic Park (1993)

PG-13 | 127 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.1
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68 Metascore

During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough

Votes: 679,126 | Gross: $356.78M

4. Godzilla (2014)

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

6.4
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62 Metascore

The world is beset by the appearance of monstrous creatures, but one of them may be the only one who can save humanity.

Director: Gareth Edwards | Stars: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Elizabeth Olsen, Bryan Cranston, Ken Watanabe

Votes: 322,263 | Gross: $200.66M

5. Piranha 3D (2010)

R | 88 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

5.5
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53 Metascore

After a sudden underwater tremor sets free scores of the prehistoric man-eating fish, an unlikely group of strangers must band together to stop themselves from becoming fish food for the area's new razor-toothed residents.

Director: Alexandre Aja | Stars: Elisabeth Shue, Jerry O'Connell, Richard Dreyfuss, Ving Rhames

Votes: 76,122 | Gross: $25.00M

6. Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)

PG | 93 min | Action, Adventure, Family

5.8
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57 Metascore

On a quest to find out what happened to his missing brother, a scientist, his nephew and their mountain guide discover a fantastic and dangerous lost world in the center of the earth.

Director: Eric Brevig | Stars: Brendan Fraser, Josh Hutcherson, Anita Briem, Seth Meyers

Votes: 93,189 | Gross: $101.70M

7. Piranha 3DD (2012)

R | 83 min | Comedy, Horror

3.8
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24 Metascore

After the events at Lake Victoria, the pre-historic school of blood-thirsty piranhas make their way into a newly opened waterpark.

Director: John Gulager | Stars: Danielle Panabaker, Ving Rhames, David Hasselhoff, Matt Bush

Votes: 33,902 | Gross: $0.37M

8. Gojira (1954)

Not Rated | 96 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

7.5
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78 Metascore

American nuclear weapons testing results in the creation of a seemingly unstoppable, dinosaur-like beast.

Director: Ishirô Honda | Stars: Takashi Shimura, Akihiko Hirata, Akira Takarada, Momoko Kôchi

Votes: 21,002 | Gross: $0.01M

9. Hoshi o ou kodomo (2011)

TV-14 | 116 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

7.3
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A coming of age story involving young love and a mysterious music, coming from a crystal radio left as a memento by an absent father, that leads a young heroine deep into a hidden world.

Director: Makoto Shinkai | Stars: Hilary Haag, Corey Hartzog, Leraldo Anzaldua, David Matranga

Votes: 8,976

10. Eye for an Eye (1996)

R | 101 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.1
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When the courts fail to keep behind bars the man who raped and murdered her daughter, a woman seeks her own form of justice.

Director: John Schlesinger | Stars: Sally Field, Kiefer Sutherland, Ed Harris, Olivia Burnette

Votes: 10,879 | Gross: $53.15M

11. Sound of My Voice (2011)

R | 85 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

6.7
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67 Metascore

Two documentary filmmakers attempt to penetrate a cult who worships a woman who claims to be from the future.

Director: Zal Batmanglij | Stars: Christopher Denham, Nicole Vicius, Brit Marling, Davenia McFadden

Votes: 17,631 | Gross: $0.41M

12. The Lair of the White Worm (1988)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Horror

5.9
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Scottish archaeologist Angus Flint discovers an odd skull amid the ruins of a convent that he is excavating. Shortly thereafter, Lady Sylvia Marsh returns to Temple House, a nearby mansion,... See full summary »

Director: Ken Russell | Stars: Amanda Donohoe, Hugh Grant, Catherine Oxenberg, Peter Capaldi

Votes: 7,853 | Gross: $1.19M

13. Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky (2009)

R | 119 min | Drama, Music, Romance

6.4
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56 Metascore

Paris 1913. Coco Chanel is infatuated with the rich and handsome Boy Capel, but she is also compelled by her work. Igor Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring is about to be performed. The ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Kounen | Stars: Anna Mouglalis, Mads Mikkelsen, Elena Morozova, Natacha Lindinger

Votes: 5,463 | Gross: $1.72M

14. I Want You (I) (1998)

R | 87 min | Crime, Drama, Music

6.3
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A young boy and his sister are drawn into one man's obsessive pursuit of his former lover.

Director: Michael Winterbottom | Stars: Rachel Weisz, Alessandro Nivola, Luka Petrusic, Labina Mitevska

Votes: 2,473 | Gross: $0.00M

15. Where Have All the People Gone (1974 TV Movie)

74 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

6.4
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A strange series of solar flares proves fatal for inhabitants of the Earth, except for the fortunate few who are somehow immune from the effects. Animals go insane and human beings turn to ... See full summary »

Director: John Llewellyn Moxey | Stars: Peter Graves, George O'Hanlon Jr., Kathleen Quinlan, Verna Bloom

Votes: 863

16. The Valley of Gwangi (1969)

G | 96 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.3
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Cowboy James Franciscus seeks fame and fortune by capturing a Tyrannosaurus Rex living in the Forbidden Valley and putting it in a Mexican circus. His victim, called the Gwangi, turns out ... See full summary »

Director: Jim O'Connolly | Stars: James Franciscus, Gila Golan, Richard Carlson, Laurence Naismith

Votes: 3,062

17. Angel's Egg (1985)

71 min | Animation, Drama, Fantasy

7.7
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A mysterious young girl wanders a desolate, otherworldly landscape, carrying a large egg.

Director: Mamoru Oshii | Stars: Mako Hyôdô, Jinpachi Nezu, Kei'ichi Noda

Votes: 3,808

18. La stanza del figlio (2001)

R | 99 min | Drama

7.4
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73 Metascore

A psychoanalyst and his family go through profound emotional trauma when their son dies in a scuba diving accident.

Director: Nanni Moretti | Stars: Nanni Moretti, Laura Morante, Jasmine Trinca, Giuseppe Sanfelice

Votes: 15,513 | Gross: $1.01M

19. Prehysteria! (1993)

PG | 84 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

4.0
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A young boy and his family embark on a series of adventures when the boy finds some mysterious eggs which hatch to reveal a brood of baby dinosaurs.

Directors: Albert Band, Charles Band | Stars: Brett Cullen, Colleen Morris, Samantha Mills, Austin O'Brien

Votes: 1,307

20. Horror Express (1972)

R | 88 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

6.5
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In 1906, in China, a British anthropologist discovers a frozen prehistoric creature and must transport it to Europe by train.

Director: Eugenio Martín | Stars: Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Alberto de Mendoza, Silvia Tortosa

Votes: 6,780

21. The Governess (1998)

R | 115 min | Drama, Romance

6.3
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60 Metascore

When the father of privileged Rosina da Silva violently dies, she decides to pass herself off as a gentile and finds employment with a family in faraway Scotland. Soon she and the family ... See full summary »

Director: Sandra Goldbacher | Stars: Minnie Driver, Tom Wilkinson, Florence Hoath, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

Votes: 2,660 | Gross: $3.90M

22. Gwok chaan Ling Ling Chat (1994)

84 min | Action, Comedy, Thriller

7.2
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An incompetent 007-wannabe is sent to locate a stolen dinosaur skull.

Directors: Stephen Chow, Lik-Chi Lee | Stars: Stephen Chow, Anita Yuen, Pauline Chan, Kar-Ying Law

Votes: 3,992

23. Quatermass and the Pit (1958– )

30 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Horror

8.2
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A team of scientists search for the origin and purpose of a mysterious capsule found on a building site.

Stars: André Morell, Cec Linder, Anthony Bushell, John Stratton

Votes: 614

24. Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008 TV Movie)

90 min | Action, Adventure, Family

4.2
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An heiress hires an anthropologist/adventurer to track down her husband who has disappeared while searching for a mythic passage to the center of the earth.

Director: T.J. Scott | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Victoria Pratt, Peter Fonda, Steven Grayhm

Votes: 1,402

25. Dinosaur 13 (2014)

PG | 95 min | Documentary

7.2
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66 Metascore

A documentary about the discovery of the largest Tyrannosaurus Rex fossil ever found.

Director: Todd Douglas Miller | Stars: Stan Adelstein, Lanice Archer, Robert Bakker, Philip Currie

Votes: 3,163

26. Dinotasia (2012)

83 min | Documentary, Animation

5.6
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A collection of vignettes presenting possible experiences in the lives of dinosaurs during various periods.

Directors: David Krentz, Erik Nelson, David E. Duncan | Stars: Werner Herzog, Lorànt Deutsch

Votes: 289

27. Kappa no ku to natsu yasumi (2007)

138 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Kochi Uehara is a fourth grade student living in the suburb of Tokyo. One day he picks up a large stone which turns out to be a fossil of a baby "Kappa" (a mythical Japanese water creature)... See full summary »

Director: Keiichi Hara | Stars: Kazato Tomizawa, Takahiro Yokokawa, Naoki Tanaka, Naomi Nishida

Votes: 1,213

28. The Intruder Within (1981 TV Movie)

Unrated | 91 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

4.8
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Drillers on an oil rig near Antarctica discover that they have accidentally brought up several prehistoric eggs. One egg hatches and becomes an unstoppable creature. Chad Everett and Jennifer Warren risk their lives to stop it.

Director: Peter Carter | Stars: Chad Everett, Joseph Bottoms, Jennifer Warren, Rockne Tarkington

Votes: 284

29. A Place in the World (1992)

PG | 120 min | Drama

7.9
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Mario and Ana, in voluntary exile from Buenos Aires, live in a remote Argentine valley with their 12-year-old son Ernesto. Mario runs a school and a wool cooperative; Ana, a doctor, heads a... See full summary »

Director: Adolfo Aristarain | Stars: José Sacristán, Federico Luppi, Leonor Benedetto, Cecilia Roth

Votes: 1,868 | Gross: $0.10M

30. The Ballad of Big Al (2000 TV Short)

29 min | Documentary, Short

8.1
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This new, extra chapter of Walking with Dinosaurs (1999) focuses on an allosaurus later discovered in 1999 affectionately called "Big Al", who died as a late adolescent/early adult of six ... See full summary »

Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Avery Brooks

Votes: 878

31. Blue Desert (1991)

R | 97 min | Thriller

5.3
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Two men rattle a comic-book artist who has moved to a desert town after her trauma in New York.

Director: Bradley Battersby | Stars: D.B. Sweeney, Courteney Cox, Craig Sheffer, Philip Baker Hall

Votes: 452

32. Sea Rex 3D: Journey to a Prehistoric World (2010)

41 min | Documentary

6.9
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The T-Rex of the Seas come alive.

Directors: Ronan Chapalain, Pascal Vuong | Stars: Guillaume Denaiffe, Norbert Ferrer, Chloe Hollings, Richard Rider

Votes: 325 | Gross: $4.07M

33. A German Life (2016)

107 min | Documentary, Biography

7.6
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Brunhilde Pomsel describes herself as an "apolitical girl" and a "figure on the margins," but she got closer to one of the worst criminals in world history than anyone else left alive. ... See full summary »

Directors: Christian Krönes, Olaf S. Müller, Roland Schrotthofer, Florian Weigensamer | Star: Brunhilde Pomsel

Votes: 88

34. Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (2007)

Unrated | 40 min | Documentary, Animation, Short

7.1
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Brings to life some of the most bizarre, ferocious and fascinating creatures to ever inhabit the ocean. Combines animation with recreations in a prehistoric adventure. A journey to the ... See full summary »

Director: Sean MacLeod Phillips | Stars: Jerry Hoffman, Liev Schreiber, Jennifer Aguilar, Michael Ashcraft

Votes: 812 | Gross: $23.55M

35. Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life (2009 TV Movie)

59 min | Documentary

8.5
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A documentary about evolution.

Star: David Attenborough

Votes: 1,638

36. Attenborough's Passion Projects (2016– )

60 min | Documentary

8.1
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To honor their famous host and renown naturalist Sir David Attenborough's 90th birthday, the BBC has re-released David's four favorite programs from his extremely rich and influential career. He gives a short introduction to each of them.

Star: David Attenborough

Votes: 38

37. Inside Planet Earth (2009 TV Movie)

120 min | Documentary

7.8
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A fantastical - but factual - journey to the Centre of the Earth.

Director: Martin Williams | Stars: Richard Lintern, Patrick Stewart

Votes: 227

38. The Making of 'Jurassic Park' (1995 Video)

51 min | Documentary

7.7
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Behind-the-scenes look at the making of "Jurassic Park" narrated by James Earl Jones.

Director: John Schultz | Stars: James Earl Jones, Steven Spielberg, Michael Crichton, Stan Winston

Votes: 489

39. Godmonster of Indian Flats (1973)

89 min | Western, Horror

4.2
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A mutant sheep is on the move near a ranch in the American West.

Director: Fredric Hobbs | Stars: Christopher Brooks, Stuart Lancaster, E. Kerrigan Prescott, Peggy Browne

Votes: 309

40. Journey of the Universe (2011)

56 min | Documentary

6.9
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The Emmy Award winning JOURNEY OF THE UNIVERSE tells an epic story of cosmic, Earth and human transformation from The Big Bang to today. Evolutionary philosopher Brian Thomas Swimme and ... See full summary »

Directors: David Kennard, Patsy Northcutt | Star: Brian Thomas Swimme

Votes: 159

41. T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous (1998)

45 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

4.7
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A youth who finds a dinosaur egg accidentally breaks it. Soon after, she begins to have surreal visions of dinosaurs, including the Tyrannosaurus Rex.

Director: Brett Leonard | Stars: Peter Horton, Liz Stauber, Kari Coleman, Charlene Sashuk

Votes: 653 | Gross: $53.35M

42. The Mysterious Origins of Man (1996 TV Movie)

46 min | Documentary

6.6
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Based on archaeological discoveries the documentary challenges the official stance of the contemporary scientific community on the origins of man evolving from an ape and the supposedly gradual advance of human knowledge.

Director: Bill Cote | Stars: Charlton Heston, Richard L. Thompson, Michael Cremo, Virginia Steen-McIntyre

Votes: 115

43. Jurassic Park: Operation Genesis (2003 Video Game)

Action, Adventure

8.6
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Jurassic Park: Operation Genesis is a construction and management simulation video game based on the Jurassic Park series and released for Windows, Xbox, and PlayStation 2.

Stars: Christopher Kirby, Marcella Russo, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell

Votes: 210

44. Ape to Man (2005 Video)

100 min | Documentary, History

7.7
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The history of the search for the "missing link" in evolution is told through reenactments and interviews with leading scientists.

Director: Nic Young | Stars: Leslie Aiello, Joe Cain, Edward Herrmann, Kevin Hudson

Votes: 117

45. Diddy Kong Racing (1997 Video Game)

E | Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.0
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Timber the Tiger came to Timber's Island with the Kong Family while his parents were away for a pleasant little vacation. Palm trees, sun, snow - and RACES! But their vacation turns out to ... See full summary »

Director: Lee Schuneman | Stars: Kevin Bayliss, Johnni Christensen, Eveline Fischer, Keith Rabbette

Votes: 391

46. Dinosaurs, Dinosaurs, Dinosaurs (1985 TV Short)

30 min | Documentary, Animation, Short

8.8
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Hosts Gary and Eric go on a worldwide adventure to help Gary, who's slowly turning into a dino. The duo also presents many fascinating facts about dinosaurs in a fun way. The Chiodo Brothers provide for impressive stop motion animation.

Stars: Gary Owens, Eric Boardman, Frank Nelson, Dave Willock

Votes: 25

47. Dragons or Dinosaurs? (2010)

86 min | Documentary, History

5.5
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Dragon images, legends and lore exist all over the world in many different cultures. But what if dragons were actually dinosaurs?

Director: André van Heerden | Stars: Krysta LeBlanc, Chris Gorman, Ralph deGroot, Abigail de Groot

Votes: 48

48. The Sea of Perdition (2006)

8 min | Short, Adventure, Fantasy

6.1
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A Warren Comics style short portraying a stranded cosmonaut on Mars.

Director: Richard Stanley | Star: Maggie Moor

Votes: 114

49. Waking the T. Rex: The Story of SUE (2010)

23 min | Documentary, Short

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In 1990, deep in the badlands of South Dakota, paleontologists unearthed the bones of a monster. Forty feet long and weighing several tons, the fossil skeleton was assembled and rebuilt ... See full summary »

Director: David Clark | Star: Joan Allen

50. Darwin's Dilemma (2009 Video)

71 min | Documentary

6.3
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Darwin's Dilemma examines what many consider to be the most powerful refutation of Darwinian evolution-the Cambrian fossil record. Charles Darwin realized that the fossil evidence did not ... See full summary »

Director: Lad Allen | Stars: Doug Axe, Stephen C. Meyer, Simon Conway Morris, Paul Nelson

Votes: 54