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1. Before Sunset (2004)

R | 80 min | Drama, Romance

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90 Metascore

Nine years after Jesse and Celine first met, they encounter each other again on the French leg of Jesse's book tour.

Writers: Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke, Kim Krizan | Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Vernon Dobtcheff, Louise Lemoine Torres

2. Syriana (2005)

R | 128 min | Drama, Thriller

7.0
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76 Metascore

A politically-charged epic about the state of the oil industry in the hands of those personally involved and affected by it.

Writers: Stephen Gaghan, Robert Baer | Director: Stephen Gaghan | Stars: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Amanda Peet, Kayvan Novak

3. Caché (Hidden) (2005)

R | 117 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.3
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83 Metascore

A married couple is terrorized by a series of surveillance videotapes left on their front porch.

Writer: Michael Haneke | Director: Michael Haneke | Stars: Daniel Auteuil, Juliette Binoche, Maurice Bénichou, Annie Girardot

4. In Good Company (2004)

PG-13 | 109 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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66 Metascore

A middle-aged ad exec is faced with a new boss who's nearly half his age... and who also happens to be sleeping with his daughter.

Writer: Paul Weitz | Director: Paul Weitz | Stars: Dennis Quaid, Topher Grace, Scarlett Johansson, Marg Helgenberger

5. Inside Job (2010)

PG-13 | 105 min | Documentary, Crime

8.2
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88 Metascore

Takes a closer look at what brought about the financial meltdown.

Writers: Charles Ferguson, Chad Beck, Adam Bolt | Director: Charles Ferguson | Stars: Matt Damon, William Ackman, Daniel Alpert, Jonathan Alpert

6. Trade (I) (2007)

R | 120 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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42 Metascore

Adriana is a 13-year-old girl from Mexico City whose kidnapping by sex traffickers sets in motion a desperate mission by her 17-year-old brother, Jorge, to save her. Trapped and terrified ... See full summary »

Writers: Jose Rivera, Peter Landesman | Director: Marco Kreuzpaintner | Stars: Kevin Kline, Kathleen Gati, Paulina Gaitan, Cesar Ramos

7. Russian Dolls (2005)

125 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.1
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67 Metascore

Five years after their summer together in Barcelona, Xavier, William, Wendy, Martine and Isabelle reunite.

Writer: Cédric Klapisch | Director: Cédric Klapisch | Stars: Romain Duris, Kelly Reilly, Audrey Tautou, Cécile De France

8. Outsourced (2006)

PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.1
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70 Metascore

After his entire department is outsourced, an American novelty products salesman (Hamilton) heads to India to train his replacement.

Writers: George Wing, John Jeffcoat | Director: John Jeffcoat | Stars: Josh Hamilton, Ayesha Dharker, Asif Basra, Matt Smith

9. Whores' Glory (2011)

Not Rated | 110 min | Documentary

7.2
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73 Metascore

An examination of the lives, needs, troubles and hopes of prostitutes in Thailand, Bangladesh and Mexico.

Writer: Michael Glawogger | Director: Michael Glawogger | Stars: Emma, Ning, Toh, Wat

10. Bordertown (2006)

R | 112 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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A journalist investigates a series of murders near American-owned factories on the border of Juarez and El Paso.

Writer: Gregory Nava | Director: Gregory Nava | Stars: Jennifer Lopez, Antonio Banderas, Maya Zapata, Irineo Alvarez

11. Mammoth (2009)

125 min | Drama

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51 Metascore

While on a trip to Thailand, a successful American businessman tries to radically change his life. Back in New York, his wife and daughter find their relationship with their live-in Filipino maid changing around them. At the same time, in the Philippines, the maid's family struggles to deal with her absence.

Writer: Lukas Moodysson | Director: Lukas Moodysson | Stars: Gael García Bernal, Michelle Williams, Marife Necesito, Sophie Nyweide

12. Zeitgeist: Addendum (2008 Video)

Not Rated | 123 min | Documentary, History, War

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Zeitgeist Addendum, attempts to locate the root causes of this pervasive social corruption, while offering a solution. This solution is not based on politics, morality, laws, or any other "... See full summary »

Writer: Peter Joseph | Director: Peter Joseph | Stars: Jacque Fresco, Roxanne Meadows, John Perkins, George Carlin

13. The Edukators (2004)

R | 127 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.6
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68 Metascore

Three activists cobble together a kidnapping plot after they encounter a businessman in his home.

Writers: Katharina Held, Hans Weingartner | Director: Hans Weingartner | Stars: Daniel Brühl, Julia Jentsch, Stipe Erceg, Burghart Klaußner

14. The Corporation (2003)

Unrated | 145 min | Documentary, History

8.2
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73 Metascore

Documentary that looks at the concept of the corporation throughout recent history up to its present-day dominance.

Creators: Mark Achbar, Joel Bakan | Directors: Mark Achbar, Jennifer Abbott | Stars: Mikela Jay, Rob Beckwermert, Christopher Gora, Nina Jones

15. The Age of Stupid (2009)

92 min | Documentary, History, War

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A future archivist looks at old footage from the year 2008 to understand why humankind failed to address climate change.

Writer: Franny Armstrong | Director: Franny Armstrong | Stars: Pete Postlethwaite, Jeh Wadia, Alvin DuVernay, Layefa Malini

16. The Yes Men Fix the World (2009)

87 min | Documentary, Comedy

7.6
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71 Metascore

Troublemaking duo Andy Bichlbaum and Mike Bonanno, posing as their industrious alter-egos, expose the people profiting from Hurricane Katrina, the faces behind the environmental disaster in Bhopal, and other shocking events.

Writers: Andy Bichlbaum, Mike Bonanno | Directors: Andy Bichlbaum, Mike Bonanno, Kurt Engfehr | Stars: Reggie Watts, Mike Bonanno, Andy Bichlbaum, Richard Ebeling

17. Life and Debt (2001)

80 min | Documentary

7.7
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67 Metascore

Documentary look at the effects of globalization on Jamaican industry and agriculture.

Writer: Jamaica Kincaid | Director: Stephanie Black | Stars: Belinda Becker, Buju Banton, Horst Köhler, Michael Manley

18. Darwin's Nightmare (2004)

107 min | Documentary

7.6
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84 Metascore

A documentary on the effect of fishing the Nile perch in Tanzania's Lake Victoria. The predatory fish, which has wiped out the native species, is sold in European supermarkets, while starving Tanzanian families have to make do with the leftovers.

Writer: Hubert Sauper | Director: Hubert Sauper | Stars: Elizabeth 'Eliza' Maganga Nsese, Raphael Tukiko Wagara, Dimond Remtulia, Marcus Nyoni

19. Let's Make Money (2008)

110 min | Documentary

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Most of us don't know where their money is. However, one thing is for certain, it's is not in the bank to which we entrusted it. The bank and our money is already a part of the cycle of the global money market.

Writer: Erwin Wagenhofer | Director: Erwin Wagenhofer | Stars: Mark Mobius, Mirko Kovats, K. Sujatha Raaju, Gerhard Schwarz

20. The Yes Men (2003)

R | 83 min | Documentary, Comedy

6.9
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68 Metascore

Anti-corporate activists travel from conference to conference, impersonating member of the World Trade Organization.

Directors: Dan Ollman, Sarah Price, Chris Smith | Stars: Andreas Bichlbauer, Mike Bonanno, Andy Bichlbaum, Michael Moore

21. Bamako (2006)

115 min | Drama

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81 Metascore

Bamako. Melé is a bar singer, her husband Chaka is out of work and the couple is on the verge of breaking up... In the courtyard of the house they share with other families, a trial court ... See full summary »

Writer: Abderrahmane Sissako | Director: Abderrahmane Sissako | Stars: Aïssa Maïga, Tiécoura Traoré, Maimouna Hélène Diarra, Balla Habib Dembélé

22. Endgame: Blueprint for Global Enslavement (2007 Video)

Unrated | 139 min | Documentary

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For the New World Order, a world government is just the beginning. Once in place they can engage their plan to exterminate 80% of the world's population, while enabling the "elites" to live... See full summary »

Writer: Alex Jones | Director: Alex Jones | Stars: Jim Tucker, Daniel Estulin, Alex Jones, Michael Coffman

23. La Commune (Paris, 1871) (2000)

345 min | Drama, History, War

7.8
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90 Metascore

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Writers: Agathe Bluysen, Peter Watkins | Director: Peter Watkins | Stars: Eliane Annie Adalto, Pierre Barbieux, Bernard Bombeau, Maylis Bouffartigue

24. Mondovino (2004)

PG-13 | 135 min | Documentary

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67 Metascore

A documentary on the impact of globalization on the world's different wine regions.

Writer: Jonathan Nossiter | Director: Jonathan Nossiter | Stars: Albiera Antinori, Allegra Antinori, Lodovico Antinori, Piero Antinori

25. Superpower (2008)

PG-13 | 119 min | Documentary, History, War

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Superpower illustrates how the United States has leveraged its position to ensure unilateral world domination through absolute economic and military superiority and government deception.

Writers: David Chilton, Barbara-Anne Steegmuller | Director: Barbara-Anne Steegmuller | Stars: Christy Johnson, Max Carter, Harry S. Truman, Eric L. Haney

26. Until the Light Takes Us (2008)

93 min | Documentary, Music

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54 Metascore

Chronicles the history, ideology and aesthetic of Norwegian black metal - a musical subculture infamous as much for a series of murders and church arsons as it is for its unique musical and... See full summary »

Directors: Aaron Aites, Audrey Ewell | Stars: Fenriz, Varg Vikernes, Øystein Aarseth, Hellhammer

27. The End of Poverty? (2008)

106 min | Documentary

7.2
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A phenomenal discourse on why poverty exists when there is so much wealth in the world. A must see for anyone wanting to understand not only the US economic system but the foundations of today's global economy.

Writer: Philippe Diaz | Director: Philippe Diaz | Stars: Martin Sheen, Amartya Sen, John Perkins, Eric Toussaint

28. Commanding Heights: The Battle for the World Economy (2002 TV Mini-Series)

360 min | Documentary, History

7.9
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The people, ideas, and events that created our current world economy.

Stars: David Ogden Stiers, Kenneth Baker, Gary Becker, Tony Benn

29. What Would Jesus Buy? (2007)

PG | 91 min | Documentary, Comedy

6.4
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60 Metascore

An examination of the commercialization of Christmas in America while following Reverend Billy and the Church of Stop Shopping Gospel Choir on a cross-country mission to save Christmas from... See full summary »

Director: Rob VanAlkemade | Stars: Adetola Abiade, Paul Allen, Paul Norman Allen, Paul Norman Allen

30. The Take (2004)

Unrated | 87 min | Documentary

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66 Metascore

The film in not about auto-parts workers in suburban Buenos Aires, but about workers of a ceramic floors factory in Neuquen, several hundred miles southward, in Argentinian Patagonia.

Writer: Naomi Klein | Director: Avi Lewis | Stars: Matilde Adorno, Michel Camadessus, Bill Clinton, Gustavo Cordera

31. The Entrepreneur (2011)

94 min | Drama

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Strangled by debt and the banks, the owner of a factory that is on the brink of closing will go to any lengths to solve his financial and marital problems.

Writers: Giuliano Montaldo, Vera Pescarolo, Andrea Purgatori | Director: Giuliano Montaldo | Stars: Pierfrancesco Favino, Carolina Crescentini, Eduard Gabia, Francesco Scianna

32. Manufactured Landscapes (2006)

Unrated | 86 min | Documentary

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79 Metascore

Photographer Edward Burtynsky travels the world observing changes in landscapes due to industrial work and manufacturing.

Director: Jennifer Baichwal | Star: Edward Burtynsky

33. No Logo (2003 Video)

42 min | Documentary, Short

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In the age of the brand, logos are everywhere. But why do some of the world's best-known brands find themselves on the wrong end of the spray paint can # the targets of anti-corporate ... See full summary »

Writer: Erin Donovan | Director: Sut Jhally | Star: Naomi Klein

34. Why Not? (1981)

151 min | Drama

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Writers: Shôhei Imamura, Ken Miyamoto | Director: Shôhei Imamura | Stars: Shigeru Izumiya, Kaori Momoi, Masao Kusakari, Ken Ogata

35. Mardi Gras: Made in China (2005)

72 min | Documentary

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57 Metascore

This examination of cultural and economic globalization follows the life-cycle of Mardi Gras beads from a small factory in Fuzhou, China, to Mardi Gras in New Orleans, and to art galleries in New York City.

Director: David Redmon | Star: Roger Wong

36. The Mafia, the Salesman (2007)

110 min | Action, Comedy

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With the looming free trade agreement between the US and South Korea, even a mafia gang thinks it should become more globalized and professional. Doo-shik is picked to infiltrate a mega corporation and steal their methods for success.

Writers: Myeong-gyun Kim, Seung Bo Shim | Director: Seung Bo Shim | Stars: Seong-jae Lee, Jin-ho Choi, Chang-geol Jeon, Jeong-hwa Kang

37. Scrappers (I) (2010)

90 min | Documentary

6.5
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Set within Chicago's labyrinth of alleyways, Scrappers is a cinema verite portrait of Otis and Oscar, two scrap metal scavengers searching for a living with brains, brawn and battered ... See full summary »

Directors: Brian Ashby, Ben Kolak, Courtney Prokopas

38. Entheogen: Awakening the Divine Within (2007)

79 min | Documentary, History

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A documentary which invites the viewer to rediscover an enchanted cosmos in the modern world by awakening to the divine within.

Writers: Nikos Katsaounis, Kevin Kohley, Rod Mann | Directors: Rod Mann, Nikos Katsaounis, Kevin Kohley | Stars: David S. Eindl-Ra, Stanislav Grof, Barbara Marx Hubbard, John Markoff

39. Canned Dreams (2012)

75 min | Documentary, Drama

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Canned Dreams is a film about workers and their dreams on the journey of a canned food product.

Writers: Katja Gauriloff, Joonas Berghäll, Jarkko T. Laine, Sami Keski-Vähälä, Jarkko T. Laine, Joonas Berghäll | Director: Katja Gauriloff | Stars: Lise LorenzenAndrzej Biskup, Neuci de Souza, Florentina Dumitru, Sebastian Laustsen

40. Le syndrome du Titanic (2009)

93 min | Documentary

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Writers: Nicolas Hulot, Mathilde Jounot, Antoine Le Bos, Jean-Albert Lièvre | Directors: Nicolas Hulot, Jean-Albert Lièvre | Star: Nicolas Hulot

41. Bitter Seeds (2011)

88 min | Documentary

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India has more farmers than any country in the world, and they are in a crisis that is unprecedented in human history. Every 30 minutes a farmer in India kills himself in despair. In a ... See full summary »

Director: Micha X. Peled | Stars: Manjusha Ambarwar, Ram Krishna, Mahhav Shande, Vandana Shiva

42. And Then There Was Light (1989)

105 min | Comedy, Drama

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The film depicts the daily life in an African village. The people sleep, eat, make love, pray for rain etc while civilization, by way of timber trucks and tree fellers, is slowly ... See full summary »

Writer: Otar Iosseliani | Director: Otar Iosseliani | Stars: Sigalon Sagna, Saly Badji, Binta Cissé, Marie-Christine Dieme

43. Behold a Pale Horse: America's Last Chance (2012)

100 min | Documentary, Family, History

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The film crystallizes the loss of American sovereignty and personal liberty while viewing events with a Christian perspective. Interwoven with nearly 20 expert speakers are historical re ... See full summary »

Writer: Chuck Untersee | Director: Chuck Untersee | Stars: Michael Scout Adam, Alfred Adask, Katherine Albrecht, Michael Badnarik

44. The Skin I'm In (2012)

86 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography

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A young man is found on the Berlin subway tracks with his head split open and a lethal blood alcohol level of 0.47. Saved by strangers, he is propelled on a global journey that explores the limits of body, mind, spirit and art.

Writer: Broderick Fox | Director: Broderick Fox | Stars: Rande Cook, Broderick Fox, Zulu Zulu

45. The Big Sellout (2007)

94 min | Documentary

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The new hard-hitting documentary, The Big Sellout, challenges current economic orthodoxy in contending that the dogmatic claims of the international business establishment for neo-liberal ... See full summary »

Writer: Florian Opitz | Director: Florian Opitz | Stars: Joseph Stiglitz, Bongani Lubisi, Simon Weller, Minda Lorando

46. What a Way to Go: Life at the End of Empire (2007)

123 min | Documentary

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Writer: Timothy S. Bennett | Director: Timothy S. Bennett | Stars: Thomas Berry, William R. Catton, John Delafield, Richard Heinberg

47. Street Fighting Man (2014)

105 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama | Post-production

In a new America where the promise of education, safety and shelter are in jeopardy, three Detroit men fight to build something lasting for themselves and future generations.

Writer: Andrew James | Director: Andrew James | Stars: James 'Jack Rabbit' Jackson, Luke Williams, Deris Solomon, Malik Shabazz

48. The Shape of Water (2006)

70 min | Documentary

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THE SHAPE OF WATER (narrator: Susan Sarandon) Interweaves the intimate and powerful stories of Khady, Oraiza, Bilkusben, Dona Antonia, Gila - living in Senegal, Brazil, India, and Jerusalem... See full summary »

Creator: Kum-Kum Bhavnani | Director: Kum-Kum Bhavnani

49. Shadow Government (2009 Video)

89 min | Documentary

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Writers: Grant Jeffrey, André van Heerden | Director: André van Heerden | Stars: Grant Jeffrey, Katherine Albrecht, Daniel Estulin, G. Edward Griffin

50. Charge! (2000)

90 min | Drama

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Two scriptwriter friends with clashing personalities decide to write a contemporary political film. The difficulties are enormous. Traps abound. They stray from the plot, argue and make up,... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Guédiguian, Jean-Louis Milesi | Director: Robert Guédiguian | Stars: Ariane Ascaride, Pierre Banderet, Frédérique Bonnal, Patrick Bonnel