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1. Roots: The Next Generations (1979)

840 min | Drama, History, War

7.8
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The dramatization of Alex Haley's family line from post Civil War America to the writer's search for his roots.

Stars: Dorian Harewood, Debbi Morgan, Paul Koslo, Stan Shaw

Votes: 1,984

2. Enas allos kosmos (2015)

113 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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61 Metascore

In modern-day Greece, while socioeconomic turmoil ravages Southern Europe, three distinct stories unfold, each representing a different generation of Greeks in love with a foreigner, each story coming together in the end to form a whole.

Director: Christopher Papakaliatis | Stars: J.K. Simmons, Maria Kavoyianni, Andrea Osvárt, Christopher Papakaliatis

Votes: 5,983 | Gross: $0.06M

3. Lords of Dogtown (2005)

PG-13 | 107 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.1
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56 Metascore

The film follows the surf and skateboarding trends that originated in Venice, California during the 1970's.

Director: Catherine Hardwicke | Stars: Heath Ledger, Emile Hirsch, Victor Rasuk, Johnny Knoxville

Votes: 47,243 | Gross: $11.01M

4. Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)

Not Rated | 108 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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63 Metascore

A couple's attitudes are challenged when their daughter introduces them to her African American fiancé.

Director: Stanley Kramer | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Sidney Poitier, Katharine Hepburn, Katharine Houghton

Votes: 32,584 | Gross: $56.70M

5. Star Trek: Generations (1994)

PG | 118 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

6.6
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55 Metascore

Captain Picard, with the help of long presumed dead Captain Kirk, must stop a renegade scientist willing to murder on a planetary scale in order to enter an energy ribbon.

Director: David Carson | Stars: Patrick Stewart, William Shatner, Malcolm McDowell, Jonathan Frakes

Votes: 66,114 | Gross: $75.67M

6. Flowers in the Attic (1987)

PG-13 | 93 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

5.7
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Children are hidden away in the attic by their conspiring mother and grandmother.

Director: Jeffrey Bloom | Stars: Louise Fletcher, Victoria Tennant, Kristy Swanson, Jeb Stuart Adams

Votes: 8,137 | Gross: $15.15M

7. Queen (1993)

282 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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A plantation owner's son falls in love with a slave named Easter and together they have a Mixed race daughter named Queen. As Queen grows up, she faces the struggle of trying to fit into ... See full summary »

Stars: Ann-Margret, Patricia Clarkson, Tim Daly, Ossie Davis

Votes: 1,149

8. For Keeps? (1988)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.9
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After she gets pregnant, a teenage girl must decide whether she should keep the baby or not.

Director: John G. Avildsen | Stars: Molly Ringwald, Randall Batinkoff, Kenneth Mars, Miriam Flynn

Votes: 3,327 | Gross: $17.51M

9. Firstborn (1984)

PG-13 | 103 min | Drama, Thriller

6.2
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A teen must protect his family when his mother's sinister new boyfriend begins exerting his authority in their home.

Director: Michael Apted | Stars: Teri Garr, Peter Weller, Christopher Collet, Corey Haim

Votes: 1,699 | Gross: $6.25M

10. Sweet Bean (2015)

Not Rated | 113 min | Drama

7.3
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60 Metascore

The manager of a pancake stall finds himself confronted with an odd but sympathetic elderly woman looking for work. A taste of her homemade bean jelly convinces him to hire her, which ... See full summary »

Director: Naomi Kawase | Stars: Kirin Kiki, Masatoshi Nagase, Kyara Uchida, Miki Mizuno

Votes: 5,582 | Gross: $0.12M

11. Still Walking (2008)

Not Rated | 115 min | Drama

8.0
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89 Metascore

A family gathers together for a commemorative ritual whose nature only gradually becomes clear.

Director: Hirokazu Koreeda | Stars: Hiroshi Abe, Yui Natsukawa, You, Kazuya Takahashi

Votes: 8,954 | Gross: $0.16M

12. I Vitelloni (1953)

Not Rated | 104 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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87 Metascore

A character study of five young men at crucial turning points in their lives in a small town in Italy.

Director: Federico Fellini | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Franco Fabrizi, Franco Interlenghi, Leopoldo Trieste

Votes: 11,805 | Gross: $0.10M

13. The Women of Brewster Place (1989– )

200 min | Drama

7.7
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Based on the novel by Gloria Naylor, which deals with several strong-willed women who live in a rundown housing project on Brewster Place in an unidentified eastern city; across three ... See full summary »

Stars: Oprah Winfrey, Mary Alice, Olivia Cole, Robin Givens

Votes: 888

14. The Entertainer (1960)

96 min | Drama

7.1
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Archie Rice, an old-time British music hall performer sinking into final defeat, schemes to stay in show business.

Director: Tony Richardson | Stars: Laurence Olivier, Brenda de Banzie, Roger Livesey, Joan Plowright

Votes: 2,315

15. The Ballad of Narayama (1958)

Not Rated | 98 min | Drama

8.0
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A kabuki theatre-inflected story about a poor village whose people have to be carried to a nearby mountain to die once they get old.

Director: Keisuke Kinoshita | Stars: Kinuyo Tanaka, Teiji Takahashi, Yûko Mochizuki, Danko Ichikawa

Votes: 1,994

16. Akibiyori (1960)

Not Rated | 128 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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A widow tries to marry off her daughter with the help of her late husband's three friends.

Director: Yasujirô Ozu | Stars: Setsuko Hara, Yôko Tsukasa, Mariko Okada, Keiji Sada

Votes: 3,211

17. A World Apart (1988)

PG | 113 min | Drama

7.1
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A White enclave in Johannesburg, South Africa, in the 1960s. Molly Roth, 13 years old, is the daughter of leftist parents, and she must piece together what's happening around her when her ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Menges | Stars: Barbara Hershey, David Suchet, Jodhi May, Jeroen Krabbé

Votes: 1,261 | Gross: $2.33M

18. Siberiade (1979)

206 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.2
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The story about a very small god-forgotten village in Siberia reflects the history of Russia from the beginning of the century till early 80s. Three generations try to find the land of ... See full summary »

Director: Andrey Konchalovskiy | Stars: Nikita Mikhalkov, Vitali Solomin, Sergey Shakurov, Natalya Andreychenko

Votes: 1,577

19. Mama Flora's Family (1998)

60 min | Drama

7.6
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Mama Flora reflects on her life while trying to help her grand-daughter get her life right and be a better mother for her son. All while bringing the family she has left back together. Movies takes place from the 1910s to the 1970s.

Stars: Cicely Tyson, Erika Alexander, Blair Underwood, Queen Latifah

Votes: 449

20. Jariskatsis mama (1965)

83 min | Drama, War

8.7
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During World War II, Georgy Makharashvili, an old peasant wine-grower, leaves his Georgian village and goes off to the front lines to find his son, a wounded soldier. But before the father ... See full summary »

Director: Rezo Chkheidze | Stars: Sergo Zakariadze, Vladimir Privaltsev, Aleksandr Nazarov, Aleksandr Lebedev

Votes: 3,209

21. Black Peter (1964)

85 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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Reality movie of a few days in the life of a Czechoslovak teenager when he starts work.

Director: Milos Forman | Stars: Ladislav Jakim, Pavla Martinkova, Jan Vostrcil, Vladimír Pucholt

Votes: 1,733

22. Twenty-Four Eyes (1954)

Not Rated | 156 min | Drama

8.1
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Schoolteacher Hisako Oishi forms an emotional bond with her pupils and teaches them various virtues, while at the same time worrying about their future.

Director: Keisuke Kinoshita | Stars: Hideki Gôko, Itsuo Watanabe, Makoto Miyagawa, Takeo Terashita

Votes: 1,790

23. Quellen des Lebens (2013)

174 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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This is a family story that covers thirty years in the life of the Freytag family (narrated by the grandson, Robert). When his grandfather returns from Russia in 1949, he becomes part of ... See full summary »

Director: Oskar Roehler | Stars: Jürgen Vogel, Meret Becker, Moritz Bleibtreu, Lavinia Wilson

Votes: 406

24. Marisa en los bosques (2016)

83 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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Marisa feels that she is the supporting actress of her own life. She is ready to disappear, silent and quietly, like fading into black.

Director: Antonio Morales | Stars: Patricia Jordá, Aida de la Cruz, Mauricio Bautista, Carmen Mayordomo

Votes: 14

25. Who Do You Think You Are? (I) (2008– )

Documentary, Biography, History

7.5
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Australian celebrities play detective as they go in search of their family history, revealing secrets from the past. Travel around Australia and the world with Jack Thompson, Kate Ceberano,... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Mellick, Andrea Bentschneider, Kristoffer Born, Ita Buttrose

Votes: 88

26. Gadajace glowy (1980)

16 min | Documentary, Short

8.1
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People of different age, profession and social status answer two simple questions: who they are and what they want from life.

Director: Krzysztof Kieslowski

Votes: 1,878

27. In Celebration (1975)

PG | 131 min | Drama

7.1
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In a Yorkshire mining town, three educated brothers return to their blue-collar home to celebrate the 40th wedding anniversary of their parents, but dark secrets come to the fore.

Director: Lindsay Anderson | Stars: Alan Bates, Brian Cox, Gabrielle Daye, Bill Owen

Votes: 246

28. Me at the Zoo (2012)

Unrated | 90 min | Documentary, Biography

5.6
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Chris Crocker is a video blogger from a small town in Tennessee. The film traces a line through a tapestry of web comments, response videos, fans, and haters to map the controversial rise of an Internet folk hero.

Directors: Chris Moukarbel, Valerie Veatch | Stars: Glenn Beck, Beyoncé, Sean Combs, Chris Crocker

Votes: 310

29. Skønheden og udyret (1983)

87 min | Drama

7.1
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When Mette and her father are left alone over the Christmas holidays to paint the new nursery the father ends up alone most of the time. The 16-year-old Mette is always off with her friends... See full summary »

Director: Nils Malmros | Stars: Line Arlien-Søborg, Jesper Klein, Carsten Jørgensen, Merete Voldstedlund

Votes: 406

30. Final Solution (2004)

218 min | Documentary

8.6
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The Final Solution is a 2003 documentary directed by Rakesh Sharma about the 2002 communal Gujarat Riots that arose as a response to the Godhra Train Burning incident on February 27, 2002, ... See full summary »

Director: Rakesh Sharma

Votes: 312

31. Znoy (1963)

75 min | Drama

7.3
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Kemel, a young recent school graduate, travels into an isolated part of the steppes to work in a small communal farm camp.

Director: Larisa Shepitko | Stars: Bolotbek Shamshiyev, Nurmukhan Zhanturin, Klara Yusupzhanova, Kumbolot Dosumbayev

Votes: 93

32. The True Story of WrestleMania (2011 Video)

PG | 122 min | Action, Sport

7.6
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It is the most anticipated yearly event in Sports Entertainment, an annual pop culture touch point. For more than 25 years, WrestleMania has hosted the biggest matches, the biggest stars, ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn | Stars: Lou Albano, Ken Anderson, André the Giant, Kurt Angle

Votes: 384

33. Tulennielijä (1998)

100 min | Drama

6.7
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The twin sisters Helena and Irene are born in Helsinki during World War II. A few months later their mother, Sirkka, leaves the girls in the care of their grandmother, an old communist, and... See full summary »

Director: Pirjo Honkasalo | Stars: Elina Hurme, Tiina Weckström, Elena Leeve, Elsa Saisio

Votes: 297

34. The Hour of Living (2012)

112 min | Drama

6.9
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Theo goes looking for someone who can tell him about his dad and the person he loved. His quest leads him into the Alps, where George has been living as a recluse for ten years. As they meet, the two men start to make sense of their lives.

Directors: Sebastian Michael, Adam Berzsenyi Bellaagh | Stars: Sam Fordham, Sebastian Michael, Charlotte Heinimann, Christoph Schwegler

Votes: 33

35. Vestavind (1994– )

50 min | Drama

7.0
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Following different families and relations in Norwegian small town Lovranger and in capitol Oslo from second world war until 1972, when Norway decides to say no to the EEC (now EU).

Stars: Per Jansen, Anne Marit Jacobsen, Wenche Foss, Hildegun Riise

Votes: 68

36. Anjô-ke no butôkai (1947)

89 min | Drama

7.4
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After Japan's loss in the war, the wealthy, cultured, liberal Anjo family have to give up their mansion and their way of life. They hold one last ball at the house before leaving. The ... See full summary »

Director: Kôzaburô Yoshimura | Stars: Setsuko Hara, Yumeko Aizome, Osamu Takizawa, Masayuki Mori

Votes: 214

37. A Dona da História (2004)

84 min | Romance, Comedy

6.5
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A 50 year-old woman who analyses her past. She pictures herself when she was 20 years old and she re-creates the story of her life through a game of innumerous possibilities... What if she ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Filho | Stars: Marieta Severo, Débora Falabella, Antônio Fagundes, Rodrigo Santoro

Votes: 649

38. A Fatherless Generation (2017)

96 min | Documentary | Completed

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A Journey to manhood.

Director: Nathan Cheney | Stars: Bret Ernst, Jerry Seinfeld, Aisha Tyler, Terry Crews

39. Colorado Avenue (2007)

120 min | Drama

5.7
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Director: Claes Olsson | Stars: Birthe Wingren, Nicke Lignell, Peter Kanerva, Ylva Ekblad

Votes: 201

40. The Other Woman (1983 TV Movie)

120 min | Comedy, Romance

6.5
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After losing his wife of 28 years in a skiing accident, widower Lou Chadway (Hal Linden) falls for and marries his daughter's sexy roomate but soon learns that he has absolutely nothing in ... See full summary »

Director: Melville Shavelson | Stars: Hal Linden, Anne Meara, Madolyn Smith Osborne, Warren Berlinger

Votes: 47

41. Lieksa! (2007)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

5.8
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The heart of the film is the Koppelo family. Worn out after a number of travels, but united and strong, this family is proud of their history. They have their share of misfortunes but never... See full synopsis »

Director: Markku Pölönen | Stars: Peter Franzén, Sanna-Kaisa Palo, Samuel Vauramo, Jenni Banerjee

Votes: 626

42. Juoksuhaudantie (2004)

111 min | Comedy, Drama

6.2
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Matti Virtanen is trying to get his family back by buying a house.

Director: Veikko Aaltonen | Stars: Eero Aho, Kari Väänänen, Esko Pesonen, Tiina Lymi

Votes: 727

43. LaLee's Kin: The Legacy of Cotton (2001 TV Movie)

89 min | Documentary

8.1
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78 Metascore

This documentary follows a Mississippi Delta school district and a single Delta family as they struggle against the crippling effects of poverty in the wake of more than one hundred years of slavery.

Directors: Deborah Dickson, Susan Froemke, Albert Maysles | Stars: LaLee Wallace, Reggie Barnes

Votes: 195

44. Panny i wdowy (1991)

145 min | Drama, Romance, War

4.4
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Director: Janusz Zaorski | Stars: Maja Komorowska, Katarzyna Figura, Ewa Dalkowska, Maria Gladkowska

Votes: 8

45. Turumba (1981)

95 min | Documentary, Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Director: Kidlat Tahimik | Stars: Homer Abiad, Iñigo Vito, Maria Pehipol, Patricio Abari

Votes: 55

46. Sydämeni laulu (1948)

88 min | Documentary

6.6
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Director: Arvo Tamminen | Stars: Heikki Packalén, Kastehelmi Karjalainen, Kaarina Tamminen, Onni Laihanen

Votes: 10

47. A Corte do Norte (2008)

122 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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Director: João Botelho | Stars: Ana Moreira, Ricardo Aibéo, Rogério Samora, Custódia Gallego

Votes: 87

48. How to Say I Love You. (2009)

8 min | Short, Drama, Romance

8.2
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Two strangers meet in a park and strike up an unlikely and intimate conversation.

Director: Francesca Sophia | Stars: Sam Lucas Smith, Nicola Potts

Votes: 76

49. Menestyksen maku (1983)

107 min | Drama

4.9
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Martti A. Joenpää, a serious young man and son of a poor single mother in Finnish Lapland, marries a local girl and moves south to Helsinki after landing his first job as a copywriter at a ... See full summary »

Director: Maunu Kurkvaara | Stars: Jukka-Pekka Palo, Pekka Laiho, Kaija Kangas, Soili Markkanen

Votes: 9

50. Laulu (2014)

82 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

6.9
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Song is a story of the last Finnish rune singer and his pupil, and the comforting power of singing.

Director: Selma Vilhunen | Stars: Jussi Huovinen, Hanneriina Moisseinen, Sólveig Thoroddsen, Reetta-Kaisa Iles

Votes: 22