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1. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)

PG | 95 min | Comedy, War

8.5
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96 Metascore

An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a war room full of politicians and generals frantically try to stop.

Writers: Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern, Peter George | Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn

2. Easy Rider (1969)

R | 95 min | Drama

7.4
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86 Metascore

Two counterculture bikers travel from Los Angeles to New Orleans in search of America.

Writers: Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, Terry Southern | Director: Dennis Hopper | Stars: Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, Jack Nicholson, Antonio Mendoza

3. The Joy Luck Club (1993)

R | 139 min | Drama

7.6
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84 Metascore

The life histories of four Asian women and their daughters reflect and guide each other.

Writers: Amy Tan, Ronald Bass | Director: Wayne Wang | Stars: Tamlyn Tomita, Rosalind Chao, Kieu Chinh, Tsai Chin

4. The Thorn Birds (1983 TV Mini-Series)

460 min | Drama

8.0
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This mini series covers 60 years in the lives of the Cleary family, brought from New Zealand to Australia to run their aunt Mary Carson's ranch. The story centers on their daughter, Meggie,... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Rachel Ward, Christopher Plummer, Bryan Brown

5. Big Wednesday (1978)

PG | 120 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport

7.3
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The lives of some California surfers from the early '60s to the '70s.

Writers: John Milius, Dennis Aaberg | Director: John Milius | Stars: Jan-Michael Vincent, William Katt, Gary Busey, Patti D'Arbanville

6. American Pop (1981)

R | 96 min | Animation, Drama, Music

7.1
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The story of four generations of a Russian Jewish immigrant family of musicians whose careers parallel the history of American popular music in the 20th century.

Writer: Ronni Kern | Director: Ralph Bakshi | Stars: Mews Small, Ron Thompson, Jerry Holland, Lisa Jane Persky

7. The Good Earth (1937)

Passed | 138 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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The story of a farmer in China: a story of humility and bravery. His father gives Wang Lung a freed slave as wife. By diligence and frugality the two manage to enlarge their property. But ... See full summary »

Writers: Talbot Jennings, Tess Slesinger, Claudine West, Pearl S. Buck | Directors: Sidney Franklin, Victor Fleming, Gustav Machatý, Sam Wood | Stars: Paul Muni, Luise Rainer, Walter Connolly, Tilly Losch

8. Baarìa (2009)

150 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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Baaria is Sicilian slang for Bagheria where Tornatore was born and this is an autobiographic epic of three generations in the Sicilian village where he was born.

Writer: Giuseppe Tornatore | Director: Giuseppe Tornatore | Stars: Francesco Scianna, Margareth Madè, Lina Sastri, Ángela Molina

9. The First Beautiful Thing (2010)

122 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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62 Metascore

A misanthropic professor returns to his hometown to assist his dying mother.

Writers: Paolo Virzì, Francesco Bruni, Francesco Piccolo | Director: Paolo Virzì | Stars: Valerio Mastandrea, Micaela Ramazzotti, Stefania Sandrelli, Marco Messeri

10. All-American Girl (1994–1995)

30 min | Comedy

6.8
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Based around the stand-up routines of comedienne Margaret Cho, this series looked at the culture clashes that occured between a traditional Korean mother and her fully Americanized daughter... See full summary »

Creator: Gary Jacobs | Stars: Margaret Cho, Amy Hill, Jodi Long, Clyde Kusatsu

11. Follow Me, Boys! (1966)

Approved | 131 min | Drama, Family

7.3
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Lem Siddons is part of a traveling band who has a dream of becoming a lawyer. Deciding to settle down, he finds a job as a stockboy in the general store of a small town. Trying to fit in, ... See full summary »

Writers: Louis Pelletier, MacKinlay Kantor | Director: Norman Tokar | Stars: Fred MacMurray, Vera Miles, Lillian Gish, Charles Ruggles

12. The Awakening Land (1978 TV Mini-Series)

333 min | Drama

8.0
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Frontierswoman Sayward Luckett's struggles in Ohio during the late 18th-century and early 19th-century.

Stars: Elizabeth Montgomery, Hal Holbrook, Jane Seymour, Steven Keats

13. The Business of Fancydancing (2002)

103 min | Drama, Music

6.8
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49 Metascore

Seymour Polatkin is a successful, gay Indian poet from Spokane who confronts his past when he returns to his childhood home on the reservation to attend the funeral of a dear friend.

Writer: Sherman Alexie | Director: Sherman Alexie | Stars: Evan Adams, Michelle St. John, Gene Tagaban, Swil Kanim

14. The Second Hundred Years (1967–1968)

30 min | Comedy

7.7
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Prospector Luke Carpenter was frozen in suspended animation in the year 1900 while panning for gold in Alaska. He was successfully thawed and returned home perfectly preserved at 33 years ... See full summary »

Stars: Monte Markham, Arthur O'Connell, Frank Maxwell, Bridget Hanley

15. The Governor & J.J. (1969–1970)

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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The relationship between a widowed state governor and his hip daughter J.J.

Creators: Leonard Stern, Arne Sultan | Stars: Dan Dailey, Julie Sommars, Neva Patterson, James T. Callahan

16. Evergreen (1985 TV Mini-Series)

360 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.5
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Based on the novel by Belva Plain, covering a time span from 1909 to 1959. The story begins in New York's Lower East Side with the arrival of Polish-Jewish immigrant Anna (Lesley Ann Warren... See full summary »

Stars: Lesley Ann Warren, Armand Assante, Ian McShane, Betty Buckley

17. The Red and the Blue (2012)

98 min | Drama

6.3
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The story of a teacher and his students, set in an Italian high school.

Writers: Marco Lodoli, Giuseppe Piccioni, Francesca Manieri | Director: Giuseppe Piccioni | Stars: Margherita Buy, Riccardo Scamarcio, Roberto Herlitzka, Silvia D'Amico

18. 20 30 40 (2004)

113 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

6.7
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Three women in different stages of their lives - 20, 30, 40 - face the hardships of the female existence.

Writers: Sylvia Chang, Goo-Bi GC, Cat Kwan, Angelica Lee, Rene Liu | Director: Sylvia Chang | Stars: Sylvia Chang, Rene Liu, Angelica Lee, Kate Yeung

19. Three Warriors (1977)

G | 100 min | Drama

6.6
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Young troublemaker Michael learns about his native American roots from his grandfather who lives at a reservation. The boy starts to bond with a horse his grandfather buys him, whom he ... See full summary »

Writer: Sy Gomberg | Director: Kieth Merrill | Stars: Charles White-Eagle, McKee Redwing, Lois Red Elk, Randy Quaid

20. Més enllà del riu (2012)

18 min | Short, Drama

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This is the story of women from two different generations who find themselves in different phases of their lives.

Writers: Carles Guarch, Sergi Rubió | Director: Sergi Rubió | Stars: Paula Arbós, Montse Caminal

21. Flowers for Fannie (2013)

101 min | Drama

8.2
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Fannie Fairchild locked up her heart when her beloved George was killed in the Great War. But now she faces her own mortality and realizes that she has no one to maintain her grave with ... See full summary »

Writer: Sharon Wilharm | Director: Sharon Wilharm | Stars: Patricia Binkley, Brittany Wilharm, PattiNicole Wheeler, Robert Baker Jr.

22. My Generation (2000)

103 min | Documentary, Music

7.0
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Writers: Barbara Kopple, Ali MacLean | Directors: Thomas Haneke, Barbara Kopple | Stars: Aerosmith, Dickey Betts, Blues Traveler, Joe Cocker

23. 37 Stories About Leaving Home (1997)

52 min | Documentary

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Explores the relationships among grandmothers, mothers and daughters in a changing Japanese society.

Director: Shelly Silver

24. Italia-Germania 4-3 (1990)

84 min | Comedy

6.5
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It's everyone's dream to travel through the time and...what's happened! Three friends are going to meet to watch (or to re-live) on TV the important football match Italia-Germania, played ... See full summary »

Writers: Umberto Marino, Andrea Barzini | Director: Andrea Barzini | Stars: Massimo Ghini, Giuseppe Cederna, Fabrizio Bentivoglio, Nancy Brilli

25. The Boy & the Chess Player (2012)

22 min | Short, Drama, Family

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Leonard, a shy and troubled young boy raised in a Antisemitic family in New York, meets a mysterious old chess player in a park, who will teach him a great lesson.

Writers: Jordan Goldnadel, Christine Hsu | Director: Jordan Goldnadel | Stars: Micheal Deacutis, Lew Gardner, Kelley J. Jackson, Tom Martin

26. Trading Ages (2012)

64 min | Documentary

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Documents the journey of two generations joining forces as they examine the bridges and barriers between them, and how American society has changed in the 21st century.

Writer: Heather Waters | Director: Heather Waters | Stars: Jaika Isabella Waters, Talia Pirron, Heather Waters, Odessa Hott

27. Druga generacija (1983)

88 min | Drama

7.0
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A teenager arrives from Germany to his grandparents in Novi Sad. He can't adjust to Yugoslavian schools, system or slow way of life, so he asks his folks to go back, but his parents insist on him staying. What now?

Writers: Miroslav Mandic, Zelimir Zilnik | Director: Zelimir Zilnik | Stars: Petar Bosancic, Vlastimir Sinko, Dragan Sokoljanski, Sanja Zlatkovic

28. Yuri's Omen (2012)

14 min | Short, Drama, Family

7.8
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Konstantin is about to discover the deepest secret of his past.

Writers: Sergi Marí, Jordi Montornés | Director: Jordi Montornés | Stars: Valeriy Byk, Pau Sastre

29. The True-Hearted (1992)

97 min | Drama, Music

8.0
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Writers: Zhou Sun, Miao Yue | Director: Zhou Sun | Stars: Xu Zhu, Yumei Wang, Yang Fei, Jielin He

30. The Expert (1932)

Passed | 68 min | Comedy, Drama

6.1
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An old yet spry man comes to Chicago to live with his son and daughter-in-law. Despite the old fellow's good intentions, he becomes a useless irritation to the couple. However, Grandpa ... See full summary »

Writers: Edna Ferber, George S. Kaufman, Julien Josephson, Maude T. Howell | Director: Archie Mayo | Stars: Charles 'Chic' Sale, Dickie Moore, Lois Wilson, Ralf Harolde

31. Las Tundas of the Valley (2011– )

Drama, Horror, Thriller

7.8
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Las Tundas of the Valley is a web series about the Diaz family, an immigrant Ecuadorian family chasing the American Dream, while hiding a terrible family secret -- the women in the family ... See full summary »

Creator: Carlos M. Mora | Stars: Carlos J. Aldas, Elizabeth Higgins Clark, Lauren Delfs, DawnMarie Ferrara

33. The Evil Eyes (2011)

19 min | Short, Drama

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Writer: Bobby Abate | Director: Bobby Abate | Stars: Tina Sloan, Gyda Arber, Beth Adler, Ann Cassello

34. After the War: Memoirs of Exile (2014)

52 min | Documentary, Biography, History

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In 1945, a young German officer is shot dead by Soviet soldiers in front of his Jewish Ukrainian wife, and his 4-year old daughter. Seventy years later, three generations reflect on the memories and untold psychological trauma of the War.

Writer: PJ Marcellino | Director: PJ Marcellino | Star: Slawko Waschuk

35. Mountain Melody Magic (1990 TV Movie)

G | 60 min | Music

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How traditional Scottish folk songs, passed down through the years, eases the pain of poverty in and around the tiny town of Jenkins, KY. Native Kentuckian Joyce Wilbar was a charm.

Writer: Melissa J.L. Smith | Director: Julie Parrish | Star: Roger Davis