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1. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)

PG-13 | 166 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

7.8
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70 Metascore

Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.

Director: David Fincher | Stars: Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Tilda Swinton, Julia Ormond

Votes: 490,416 | Gross: $127.49M

2. Major Crimes (2012– )

43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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The Closer (2005) spin-off series, which follows Captain Raydor of the Los Angeles Police Department.

Stars: Mary McDonnell, G.W. Bailey, Tony Denison, Michael Paul Chan

Votes: 9,060

3. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

R | 137 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.5
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75 Metascore

A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her ten year old son, John Connor, from a more advanced cyborg.

Director: James Cameron | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong, Robert Patrick

Votes: 802,993 | Gross: $204.84M

4. Step Up (2006)

PG-13 | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Music

6.5
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48 Metascore

Tyler Gage receives the opportunity of a lifetime after vandalizing a performing arts school, gaining him the chance to earn a scholarship and dance with an up and coming dancer, Nora.

Director: Anne Fletcher | Stars: Channing Tatum, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Damaine Radcliff, De'Shawn Washington

Votes: 96,791 | Gross: $65.27M

5. Annie (2014)

PG | 118 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

5.3
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33 Metascore

A foster kid, who lives with her mean foster mom, sees her life change when business tycoon and New York mayoral candidate Will Stacks makes a thinly-veiled campaign move and takes her in.

Director: Will Gluck | Stars: Quvenzhané Wallis, Cameron Diaz, Jamie Foxx, Rose Byrne

Votes: 27,776 | Gross: $85.91M

6. I Am Sam (2001)

PG-13 | 132 min | Drama

7.6
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28 Metascore

A mentally handicapped man fights for custody of his 7-year-old daughter, and in the process teaches his cold hearted lawyer the value of love and family.

Director: Jessie Nelson | Stars: Sean Penn, Michelle Pfeiffer, Dakota Fanning, Dianne Wiest

Votes: 127,585 | Gross: $40.27M

7. Short Term 12 (2013)

R | 96 min | Drama

8.0
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82 Metascore

A 20-something supervising staff member of a residential treatment facility navigates the troubled waters of that world alongside her co-worker and longtime boyfriend.

Director: Destin Daniel Cretton | Stars: Brie Larson, Frantz Turner, John Gallagher Jr., Kaitlyn Dever

Votes: 63,290 | Gross: $1.01M

8. Hotel for Dogs (2009)

PG | 100 min | Comedy, Family

5.4
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51 Metascore

Two kids secretly take in stray dogs at a vacant hotel.

Director: Thor Freudenthal | Stars: Emma Roberts, Jake T. Austin, Lisa Kudrow, Don Cheadle

Votes: 17,537 | Gross: $73.02M

9. The Story of Tracy Beaker (2002– )

15 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.5
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Tracy Beaker is a 10 year old child, who was placed in a children's home. Tracy makes new friends along the way, and causes mischief where ever she goes.

Stars: Dani Harmer, Montanna Thompson, Ciaran Joyce, Ben Hanson

Votes: 909

10. Child's Play 2 (1990)

R | 84 min | Horror, Thriller

5.7
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While Andy's mother is admitted to a psychiatric hospital, the young boy is placed in foster care, and Chucky, determined to claim Andy's soul, is not far behind.

Director: John Lafia | Stars: Alex Vincent, Jenny Agutter, Gerrit Graham, Christine Elise

Votes: 33,872 | Gross: $28.50M

11. Bad Company (2002)

PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

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37 Metascore

When a Harvard-educated CIA agent is killed during an operation, the secret agency recruits his twin brother.

Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Chris Rock, Peter Stormare, Gabriel Macht

Votes: 40,998 | Gross: $30.16M

12. Evil Under the Sun (1982)

PG | 117 min | Drama, Mystery

7.0
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Trying to find how a millionaire wound up with a phony diamond brings Hercule Poirot to an exclusive island resort frequented by the rich and famous. When a murder is committed, everyone has an alibi.

Director: Guy Hamilton | Stars: Peter Ustinov, James Mason, Maggie Smith, Colin Blakely

Votes: 10,031 | Gross: $4.66M

13. Above Suspicion (2009–2012)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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The murder of a young actress starts an investigation that uncovers on-screen tensions, a complex private life, controversial memoirs, and suspected abuse.

Stars: Kelly Reilly, Ciarán Hinds, Shaun Dingwall, Amanda Lawrence

Votes: 1,498

14. The Kid with a Bike (2011)

PG-13 | 84 min | Drama

7.4
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87 Metascore

Abandoned by his father, a young boy is left in a state-run youth farm. In a random act of kindness, the town hair-dresser agrees to foster him on week-ends.

Directors: Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne | Stars: Thomas Doret, Cécile De France, Jérémie Renier, Fabrizio Rongione

Votes: 22,598 | Gross: $1.38M

15. Pictures of Hollis Woods (2007 TV Movie)

97 min | Drama

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A troubled foster child with an affinity for drawing and artwork, becomes attached to her eccentric and forgetful new foster mother, also an artist.

Director: Tony Bill | Stars: Sissy Spacek, Alfre Woodard, Jodelle Ferland, Ridge Canipe

Votes: 773

16. An American Rhapsody (2001)

PG-13 | 106 min | Drama

6.9
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51 Metascore

A young Hungarian girl struggles to find her place in the world when she's reunited with her parents in the USA years after she was left behind during their flight from the communist country in the 1950s.

Director: Éva Gárdos | Stars: Nastassja Kinski, Scarlett Johansson, Raffaella Bánsági, Tony Goldwyn

Votes: 3,384 | Gross: $0.85M

17. Madhouse (1974)

PG | 89 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

6.3
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A horror movie star returns to his famous role after years in a mental institution. But the character seems to be committing murders independent of his will.

Director: Jim Clark | Stars: Vincent Price, Peter Cushing, Robert Quarry, Adrienne Corri

Votes: 2,573

18. Blonde (2001– )

165 min | Biography, Drama

6.4
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A fictional biography of Marilyn Monroe mixed with series of real events in her life.

Stars: Titus Welliver, Eric Bogosian, Niklaus Lange, Richard Roxburgh

Votes: 729

19. Pursued (1947)

Approved | 101 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

7.4
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Brought up by a neighboring family in the 1880s, an orphan grows up haunted by nightmares of a childhood trauma in which his own family was killed.

Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Teresa Wright, Robert Mitchum, Judith Anderson, Dean Jagger

Votes: 2,142

20. Private Parts (1972)

R | 87 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

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Young Cheryl moves into her estranged aunt Martha's rundown King Edward Hotel. One of its offbeat residents, disturbed photographer George, takes special interest in her. Cheryl begins suspecting that a resident was murdered.

Director: Paul Bartel | Stars: Ayn Ruymen, Lucille Benson, John Ventantonio, Laurie Main

Votes: 935

21. In the Name of God (2013)

PG | 86 min | Drama

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Bouncing from foster home to home, it seemed that no one wanted Mason around. From battles with his parents, Mason learns the importance of respect. Desperate for forgiveness, Mason tries to make amends with his family.

Director: Kevan Otto | Stars: John Ratzenberger, Eric Roberts, Patrick Davis, Pete Freeland

Votes: 88

22. Tracy Beaker's 'The Movie of Me' (2004 TV Movie)

70 min | Family, Comedy, Drama

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Tracy Beaker's 13th birthday and as a suprise Cam wants to foster Tracy again. Tracy is delighted. An unexpected visitor turns up at the Dumping Ground, Tracy's real mum.

Director: Joss Agnew | Stars: Ruth Gemmell, Lisa Coleman, Dani Harmer, Darragh Mortell

Votes: 150

23. Everyday People (2004)

91 min | Drama

6.7
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The closing of a local restaurant concerns a number of employees who've dedicated their lives to the eatery.

Director: Jim McKay | Stars: Nathan De'Shon Myers, Jordan Gelber, Bridget Barkan, Stephen Henderson

Votes: 995

24. The Lost & Found Family (2009)

PG | 91 min | Drama

6.2
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Formerly wealthy widow must move in with the lower middle-class foster family living in a house she owns in order to establish residency prior to selling it.

Director: Barnet Bain | Stars: Ellen Bry, Lynn Cole, Jeff Portell, Lucas Till

Votes: 241

25. In the Best Interest of the Children (1992 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama

7.3
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Fact-based story of a legal battle fought over custody of five siblings.

Director: Michael Ray Rhodes | Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Sally Struthers, Lexi Randall, Gary Graham

Votes: 337

26. Crisis (1946)

93 min | Drama, Romance

6.5
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A small-town piano teacher is shocked by the arrival of her foster daughter's real mother, whose young lover soon follows and causes further disruption.

Director: Ingmar Bergman | Stars: Inga Landgré, Stig Olin, Marianne Löfgren, Dagny Lind

Votes: 1,474

27. Big B (2007)

130 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.5
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Four brothers hunt for the killer and the truth behind their loving foster mother who was murdered in cold blood, .

Director: Amal Neerad | Stars: Mammootty, Manoj K. Jayan, Bala, Sumit Naval

Votes: 1,521

28. Muqaddar Ka Sikandar (1978)

189 min | Romance

7.5
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As an orphan on the streets in Shimla, young Sikandar (Amitabh Batchchan) has no one to care of him. For a short while he works for Mr. Ramnath, Little Kamna Ramnath (Rakhee Gulzar) gives ... See full summary »

Director: Prakash Mehra | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Vinod Khanna, Rakhee Gulzar, Rekha

Votes: 2,017

29. Kruimeltje (1999)

119 min | Drama, Family

6.1
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The journey of a homeless boy who tries to find his father, set in the 1920's in Holland.

Director: Maria Peters | Stars: Ruud Feltkamp, Yannick van de Velde, Mitchell Redmond, Mark van Duijn

Votes: 2,026

30. Szép napok (2002)

99 min | Drama

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Peter returned from prison in his native city, in the hope that it will begin happy days. With surprise he learns that his sister became a foster mother to the newborn boy, but a real ... See full summary »

Director: Kornél Mundruczó | Stars: Tamás Polgár, Orsolya Tóth, Kata Wéber, Lajos Ottó Horváth

Votes: 496

31. A Place to Be Loved (1993 TV Movie)

95 min | Biography, Drama, Family

6.4
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Gregory Kingsley, a boy passed off onto social services by his natural mother and abused by his natural father, finds the foster family he is put into to be the type of family he needs and ... See full summary »

Director: Sandy Smolan | Stars: Richard Crenna, Rhea Perlman, Linda Kelsey, Cotter Smith

Votes: 101

32. Night of Evil (1962)

88 min | Drama

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The story of a young girl who goes from being a high school cheerleader to a stripper who commits an armed robbery.

Director: Richard Galbreath | Stars: Lisa Gaye, William Campbell, Lynette Bernay, Remo Pisani

Votes: 32

33. Zádusní obet (2017 TV Movie)

Crime, Mystery, Thriller

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The detective story set in the early 20th century is full of suspense, twists and emotions. Love, hate and desire for revenge are the strongest motivation for the trio of its protagonists. ... See full summary »

Director: Jirí Svoboda | Stars: Viktor Antonio, Igor Bares, Jirí Capka, Viktorie Cermáková

Votes: 6

34. Palms (2012)

33 min | Short, Family

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A foster child is in search of a forever family who is holding his heart in the palm of their hands.

Director: Deep Williams | Stars: Nathaniel J. Potvin, Zondra Wilson, Jason Woods, Regina Bryant

Votes: 13

35. Maalaala mo kaya: The Movie (1994)

60 min | Drama, Family

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Director: Olivia M. Lamasan | Stars: Richard Gomez, Aiko Melendez, Chin Chin Gutierrez, Caridad Sanchez

Votes: 17

36. Diary for My Children (1984)

Unrated | 106 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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From one of the foremost woman directors comes a personal story of how history and the individual impact each other. A young woman (Juli) returns to her homeland only to find the horrors she escaped have infected it also.

Director: Márta Mészáros | Stars: Zsuzsa Czinkóczi, Teri Földi, Anna Polony, Jan Nowicki

Votes: 308

37. Displaced (2010)

18 min | Short, Drama

7.2
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The story of Daniel, an 11-year-old victim of the foster system, and his last chance at finding a family.

Director: Rick Stevenson | Stars: Nathan Gamble, Darius Williams-Watt, Marlette Buchanan, Rachel Pate

Votes: 34

38. Kukacka v temném lese (1985)

94 min | Drama, War

6.8
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Director: Antonín Moskalyk | Stars: Miroslava Soucková, Oleg Tabakov, Alicja Jachiewicz, Vilém Besser

Votes: 61

39. Comet Over Broadway (1938)

Approved | 70 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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Story of a rising stage star and the trouble she causes by her ambition.

Directors: Busby Berkeley, John Farrow | Stars: Kay Francis, Ian Hunter, John Litel, Donald Crisp

Votes: 245

40. Jimmy Zip (1999)

R | 112 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.7
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An abused runaway with pyromaniac tendencies teams up with a metal sculptor. Together they blow away the art world and a local crime boss.

Director: Robert McGinley | Stars: Brendan Fletcher, Ike Gingrich, Rosemary Welden, Honey Lauren

Votes: 124

41. Wo ai ni mommy (2010)

77 min | Documentary, Family

8.1
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From 2000 to 2008, China was the leading country for U.S. international adoptions. There are now approximately 70,000 Chinese adoptees being raised in the United States. Ninety-five percent... See full summary »

Director: Stephanie Wang-Breal | Stars: Amanda Baden, Darah Sadowsky, Donna Sadowsky, Faith Sadowsky

Votes: 40

42. Call Me Mum (2006 TV Movie)

76 min | Drama

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Kate is on a plane taking Warren, her 18 year old Torres Strait Islander foster son, to meet Flo, his birth mother, who is gravely ill in hospital in Brisbane. Flo hasn't seen Warren since ... See full summary »

Director: Margot Nash | Stars: Catherine McClements, Vicki Saylor, Lynette Curran, Dayne Christian

Votes: 20

43. Daddy and Papa (2002)

57 min | Documentary

8.1
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Daddy & Papa explores the lives of gay men who have made a decision that is both traditional and revolutionary: to raise kids themselves.

Director: Johnny Symons | Star: Johnny Symons

Votes: 104

44. La fille publique (2013)

Biography

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Director: Cheyenne-Marie Carron | Stars: Doria Achour, Agnès Delachair, Pascal Elso, Tristan Gendreau

Votes: 7

45. Our Son (2016)

1 min | Short, Drama

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A heated argument between spouses worries the new addition to their family.

Director: Preston Michael Simpson | Stars: Odell Horton, Megan Pierre, Preston Michael Simpson

46. The Blue Veil (1942)

90 min | Drama

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In 1914, in the first months of World War I, Louise Jarraud loses her husband, killed on the front. Shortly after, she gives birth to a baby, who soon dies. Devastated by this double ... See full summary »

Director: Jean Stelli | Stars: Gaby Morlay, Elvire Popesco, André Alerme, Fernand Charpin

Votes: 59

47. Die Rosenzüchterin (2004 TV Movie)

2 min | Drama

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Director: Erhard Riedlsperger | Stars: Hannelore Elsner, Axel Milberg, Frank Giering, Eva Herzig

Votes: 32

48. For a Better Life

Short | Post-production

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Director: Yasmin Mistry

49. Ikuisesti sinun (2011)

75 min | Documentary

6.6
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Director: Mia Halme

Votes: 23

50. Rokovaya oshibka (1988)

104 min | Crime, Drama

6.1
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Director: Nikita Khubov | Stars: Larisa Pavlova, Natalya Androsik, Olga Ageyeva, Irina Kashaliyeva

Votes: 15