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1. Gone with the Wind (1939)

G | 238 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.2
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A manipulative Southern belle carries on a turbulent affair with a blockade runner during the American Civil War.

Directors: Victor Fleming, George Cukor, Sam Wood | Stars: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Thomas Mitchell, Barbara O'Neil

Votes: 216,256 | Gross: $198.66M

2. It's a Wonderful Life (1946)

PG | 130 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

8.6
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An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed.

Director: Frank Capra | Stars: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 277,010

3. Center Stage (2000)

PG-13 | 115 min | Drama, Music, Romance

6.7
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52 Metascore

A group of 12 teenagers from various backgrounds enroll at the American Ballet Academy in New York to make it as ballet dancers and each one deals with the problems and stress of training and getting ahead in the world of dance.

Director: Nicholas Hytner | Stars: Amanda Schull, Ethan Stiefel, Sascha Radetsky, Christine Dunham

Votes: 15,868 | Gross: $17.17M

4. Kon-Tiki (2012)

PG-13 | 118 min | Adventure, History

7.2
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62 Metascore

Legendary explorer Thor Heyerdal's epic 4,300-mile crossing of the Pacific on a balsawood raft in 1947, in an effort to prove that it was possible for South Americans to settle in Polynesia in pre-Columbian times.

Directors: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg | Stars: Pål Sverre Hagen, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Gustaf Skarsgård, Odd-Magnus Williamson

Votes: 34,493 | Gross: $1.51M

5. The Normal Heart (2014 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 132 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.9
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A gay activist attempts to raise HIV/AIDS awareness during the early 1980s.

Director: Ryan Murphy | Stars: Mark Ruffalo, Jonathan Groff, Frank De Julio, William DeMeritt

Votes: 25,704

6. Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993)

PG | 107 min | Comedy, Music

5.4
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The sisters come back to Delores's show to get her back as Sister Mary Clarence to teach music to a group of students in their parochial school which is doomed for closure. One of the girls... See full summary »

Director: Bill Duke | Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Kathy Najimy, Maggie Smith, Barnard Hughes

Votes: 36,517 | Gross: $57.32M

7. Flags of Our Fathers (2006)

R | 135 min | Drama, History, War

7.1
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79 Metascore

The life stories of the six men who raised the flag at The Battle of Iwo Jima, a turning point in WWII.

Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Ryan Phillippe, Barry Pepper, Joseph Cross, Jesse Bradford

Votes: 101,467 | Gross: $33.57M

8. When Calls the Heart (2013 TV Movie)

TV-G | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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Elizabeth Thatcher, a cultured young teacher in 1910, fears leaving her comfortable world in the city. But when she accepts a teaching position in a frontier town, she finds new purpose and love with a handsome Royal Canadian Mountie.

Director: Michael Landon Jr. | Stars: Maggie Grace, Stephen Amell, Poppy Drayton, Daniel Sharman

Votes: 1,111

9. Calendar Girls (2003)

PG-13 | 108 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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60 Metascore

A Women's Institute chapter's fundraising effort for a local hospital by posing nude for a calendar becomes a media sensation.

Director: Nigel Cole | Stars: Helen Mirren, Julie Walters, Penelope Wilton, John Alderton

Votes: 19,604 | Gross: $31.01M

10. The Believer (2001)

R | 98 min | Drama

7.2
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75 Metascore

A young Jewish man develops a fiercely anti-Semitic philosophy. Based on the factual story of a K.K.K. member in the 1960s who was revealed to be Jewish by a New York Times reporter.

Director: Henry Bean | Stars: Ryan Gosling, Summer Phoenix, Peter Meadows, Garret Dillahunt

Votes: 30,419 | Gross: $0.41M

11. The Emperor's Club (2002)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama

6.9
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49 Metascore

An idealistic prep school teacher attempts to redeem an incorrigible student.

Director: Michael Hoffman | Stars: Kevin Kline, Emile Hirsch, Joel Gretsch, Embeth Davidtz

Votes: 14,404 | Gross: $14.06M

12. Under Suspicion (2000)

R | 110 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.5
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43 Metascore

A lawyer is asked to come to the police station to clear up a few loose ends in his witness report of a foul murder. This will only take ten minutes, they say, but it turns out to be one ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Hopkins | Stars: Morgan Freeman, Gene Hackman, Thomas Jane, Monica Bellucci

Votes: 18,230 | Gross: $0.26M

13. Barney's Version (2010)

R | 134 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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67 Metascore

The picaresque and touching story of the politically incorrect, fully lived life of the impulsive, irascible and fearlessly blunt Barney Panofsky.

Director: Richard J. Lewis | Stars: Paul Giamatti, Rosamund Pike, Jake Hoffman, Macha Grenon

Votes: 21,134 | Gross: $7.50M

14. Storytelling (2001)

R | 87 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.9
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50 Metascore

College and high school serve as the backdrop for two stories about dysfunction and personal turmoil.

Director: Todd Solondz | Stars: Selma Blair, Leo Fitzpatrick, Robert Wisdom, Maria Thayer

Votes: 15,289 | Gross: $0.91M

15. The First Olympics: Athens 1896 (1984 TV Mini-Series)

237 min | Drama, History, Sport

7.7
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This movie describes the founding of the modern Olympics and concentrates on the creation of the American team and their trials in getting to the Olympics in Athens.

Stars: David Ogden Stiers, Hunt Block, David Caruso, Alex Hyde-White

Votes: 328

16. Anything Is Possible (2013)

93 min | Drama, Family, Music

5.9
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Ethan Bortnick plays the leading role as Nathan,a young boy who's separated from his mother when she goes missing during a trip to Japan to help after the tsunami. The movie explores issues... See full summary »

Director: Demetrius Navarro | Stars: Ethan Bortnick, Jonathan Bennett, Lacey Chabert, Fatima Ptacek

Votes: 216

17. One Hundred and One Nights (1995)

101 min | Comedy, History, Romance

6.2
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Monsieur Cinema, a hundred years old, lives alone in a large villa. His memories fade away, so he engages a young woman to tell him stories about all the movies ever made. Also a line of ... See full summary »

Director: Agnès Varda | Stars: Michel Piccoli, Marcello Mastroianni, Henri Garcin, Julie Gayet

Votes: 770

18. Americathon (1979)

PG | 86 min | Comedy

4.2
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In a story told in narrative flashbacks, a young TV consultant is hired by the President of a bankrupt USA to organize a telethon in order to prevent the country from being repossessed by wealthy Native Americans.

Director: Neal Israel | Stars: John Ritter, Harvey Korman, Fred Willard, Chief Dan George

Votes: 616

19. Meduzot (2007)

Unrated | 78 min | Drama

7.1
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67 Metascore

Meduzot (the Hebrew word for Jellyfish) tells the story of three very different Israeli women living in Tel Aviv whose intersecting stories weave an unlikely portrait of modern Israeli life... See full summary »

Directors: Shira Geffen, Etgar Keret | Stars: Sarah Adler, Nikol Leidman, Gera Sandler, Noa Knoller

Votes: 2,179 | Gross: $0.34M

20. This Is Our Time (2013)

104 min | Drama

5.6
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After graduation, five friends set out to make a difference in the world for God. Their ambitions are high, their passions are strong but will they have the courage to fulfill their calling... See full summary »

Director: Lisa Arnold | Stars: Shawn-Caulin Young, Kate Cobb, T.J. Dalrymple, Matthew Florida

Votes: 360

21. The Story of Esther Costello (1957)

103 min | Drama

5.7
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Eighteen-year-old Esther has been deaf and blind since the accident which killed her mother. Wealthy Margaret Landi, a native of Esther's village in Ireland, is talked into helping to ... See full summary »

Director: David Miller | Stars: Joan Crawford, Heather Sears, Rossano Brazzi, Lee Patterson

Votes: 505

22. The Movie Out Here (2012)

90 min | Comedy

4.5
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Adam, an uptight Toronto lawyer, goes back to his hometown of Fernie and tries to save his friend's business. It's a Western Canadian adventure, with Sasq sightings, bikini pillow fights, and of course, the Rangers.

Director: David Hicks | Stars: Robin Nielsen, Viv Leacock, James Wallis, Katharine Isabelle

Votes: 284

23. The Girls on the Beach (1965)

80 min | Comedy

5.1
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The girls of Alpha Beta need to raise $10,000 in two weeks to save the sorority house. Among their schemes to raise the funds are a beauty contest, a newspaper puzzle, and a baking contest.... See full summary »

Director: William Witney | Stars: Noreen Corcoran, Martin West, Linda Marshall, Steven Rogers

Votes: 183

24. The Wishing Tree (2012 TV Movie)

Family

6.5
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A special Christmas tree decorated with handwritten wishes helps Evan and his group of orphaned students develop a connection and a sense of family.

Director: Terry Ingram | Stars: Jason Gedrick, Erica Cerra, Richard Harmon, Amitai Marmorstein

Votes: 291

25. Dirty Pictures (2000 TV Movie)

R | 104 min | Drama

6.7
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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: 695

26. Murders in the Zoo (1933)

Passed | 62 min | Crime, Horror

6.7
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A monomaniacal zoologist is pathologically jealous of his beautiful but unfaithful wife Evelyn and will not stop short of murder to keep her.

Director: A. Edward Sutherland | Stars: Charles Ruggles, Lionel Atwill, Gail Patrick, Randolph Scott

Votes: 653

27. I Go Pogo (1980)

PG | 86 min | Animation, Comedy

7.2
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Pogo the Possum attempts to run for President with help of his fellow animal friends.

Director: Marc Paul Chinoy | Stars: Jonathan Winters, Vincent Price, Ruth Buzzi, Stan Freberg

Votes: 96

28. College Coach (1933)

TV-G | 76 min | Drama, Sport

6.0
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Coach Gore, a ruthless and cynical big-time football coach, neglects his wife in his unrelenting drive to make Calvert College a football power.

Director: William A. Wellman | Stars: Dick Powell, Ann Dvorak, Pat O'Brien, Arthur Byron

Votes: 299

29. Sons of Liberty (1939)

Approved | 20 min | Short, Biography, Drama

5.9
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Set during the American Revolution, this colorful 2 reel short tells the story of Haym Salomon, American patriot and financier of the American Revolution.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Claude Rains, Gale Sondergaard, Donald Crisp, Montagu Love

Votes: 224

30. Pro-Black Sheep (2009)

98 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.6
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Character-driven satirical drama about a young, extraordinarily intellectual "black activist" wannabe who is discovered as the political critic sending out anonymous emails that criticize ... See full summary »

Director: Clayton Broomes Jr. | Stars: Alfred E. Rutherford, Ellie Foumbi, Christine Tracy, Carl Garrison

Votes: 9

31. So Much So Fast (2006)

87 min | Documentary

7.6
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79 Metascore

A man suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease deals with the woman falling for him and a brother who becomes obsessed with finding a cure.

Directors: Steven Ascher, Jeanne Jordan | Stars: Jesse Abbott-Dallamora, Robert Bonazoli, Tyler DiVittorio, Benjamin Heywood

Votes: 199 | Gross: $0.01M

32. Captain Calamity (1936)

Passed | 66 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

4.5
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A South Seas skipper fights off thieves and pirates who are after a lost treasure.

Director: John Reinhardt | Stars: George Houston, Marian Nixon, Vince Barnett, Crane Wilbur

Votes: 80

33. Spin (1995)

57 min | Documentary

7.8
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Pirated satellite feeds revealing U.S. media personalities' contemptuous plans for their viewers come full circle in Spin. TV out-takes appropriated from network satellite feeds unravel the... See full summary »

Director: Brian Springer | Stars: Larry Agran, Jim Bakker, Bill Beutel, Tom Brokaw

Votes: 384

34. The Same River Twice (2003)

Unrated | 78 min | Documentary, Adventure

7.0
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62 Metascore

From peyote to prozac, a sensitive portrait of five former hippies now approaching middle age.

Director: Robb Moss

Votes: 257

35. The Black King (1932)

72 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

5.2
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An unscrupulous minister starts a 'back to Africa' movement.

Director: Bud Pollard | Stars: A.B. DeComathiere, Vivianne Baber, Knolly Mitchell, Dan Michaels

Votes: 21

36. The Singing Cowboy (1936)

Passed | 56 min | Music, Western

6.2
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Gene heads for the big city to convince a coffee company to sponsor a radio broadcast so he can raise the money for an operation which will save a girl from being crippled for life.

Director: Mack V. Wright | Stars: Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette, Lois Wilde, Lon Chaney Jr.

Votes: 63

37. Beware (1946)

Approved | 54 min | Music, Romance

5.9
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Ware College is a small Black college in Ware, Ohio. Once prominent, it is now low in attendance, low in enrollment and low on money; and at a meeting with instructors Drury and Annabelle ... See full summary »

Director: Bud Pollard | Stars: Louis Jordan, Frank L. Wilson, Emory Richardson, Valerie Black

Votes: 38

38. The 400 Million (1939)

Approved | 61 min | Documentary, History, War

6.8
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The 400 million people of China are heirs to a great civilization, as their pagodas and stone lions can attest. But they are under attack from the Japanese. Civilian refugees walk, stumble,... See full summary »

Directors: John Fernhout, Joris Ivens | Stars: Fredric March, Morris Carnovsky, Sidney Lumet, Robert Q. Lewis

Votes: 110

39. Forgotten Light (1996)

105 min | Drama

7.4
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Father Holy, a village priest, battles against the state and religious bureaucracies of 1980s Czechoslovakia in his fight to raise money for a new church roof. Permeated by his love for the... See full summary »

Director: Vladimír Michálek | Stars: Bolek Polívka, Veronika Zilková, Petr Kavan, Jirí Pecha

Votes: 218

40. Olympic Fund Telethon (1952 TV Special)

1,470 min | Comedy, Music, Sport

1.2
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An all-star telethon put together to raise funds for the United States Olympic Team, featuring such stars as Frank Sinatra, Humphrey Bogart, Marilyn Monroe, Joan Crawford and The Three Stooges.

Stars: Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Bud Abbott, Gracie Allen

Votes: 19

41. Destination Big House (1950)

Approved | 60 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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School teacher Janet Brooks innocently involves herself in a scandal while spending the week-end alone in the mountain cabin of her fiancée, Dr. Walter Phillips. She gives first aid to a ... See full summary »

Director: George Blair | Stars: Dorothy Patrick, Robert Rockwell, Jimmy Lydon, Robert Armstrong

Votes: 8

42. Comic Relief: Red Nose Night Live 05 (2005 TV Special)

485 min | Comedy

7.4
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Stars: Chris Evans, Lenny Henry, Kevin Adams, Simon Amstell

Votes: 72

43. All Together (1942)

3 min | Animation, Short, War

5.2
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The entire Disney menagerie appears in a parade urging the purchase of war bonds.

Stars: Clarence Nash, Walt Disney

Votes: 185

44. Smart Politics (1948)

Approved | 65 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.8
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The growth of juvenile crime in a small town starts a movement for the building of a youth center. The project leaders discuss with the town mayor Phineas Wharton Sr.(Donald MacBride) about... See full summary »

Director: Will Jason | Stars: Freddie Stewart, June Preisser, Frankie Darro, Warren Mills

Votes: 9

45. Abandoned (I) (2013)

4 min | Short, Action

5.5
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Pietro Maximoff tries to locate his missing sister.

Director: William Morrison | Star: Atlas Johanis-Robillard

Votes: 6

46. Straight Man (2013– )

7 min | Comedy

8.1
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Stars: Kyle Jordan, Jamie Murray, David Tichauer, Ken Hall

Votes: 107

47. The MoveOn.org Story (2009)

Not Rated | 94 min | Documentary

5.1
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Documentary focusing on the revolutionary history of the biggest progressive grass-roots movement seen in the United States since the 1960s.

Stars: Joan Blades, Wes Boyd, Laura Dawn, Thelma Drake

Votes: 21

48. Ida Makes a Movie (1979)

23 min | Family, Short

7.6
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A young girl faces a moral quandary when her film wins a prize because the judges misinterpreted its intended theme.

Directors: Kit Hood, Linda Schuyler | Stars: Zoe Newman, Elwy Yost, Dawn Harrison, Allan Meiusi

Votes: 16

49. The Prince's Trust 30th Birthday: Live (2006 TV Movie)

215 min | Documentary, Music

7.3
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Director: Geoff Posner | Stars: Anthony McPartlin, Declan Donnelly, Cat Deeley, Ben Elton

Votes: 7

50. Happiness C.O.D. (1935)

Approved | 69 min | Comedy, Romance

5.3
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A young man, hard-pressed to pay off his mortgage and support his family, decides that he'll get money any way he can--honestly or otherwise.

Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Maude Eburne, Donald Meek, Irene Ware, William Bakewell

Votes: 9