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1. Orphan (2009)

R | 123 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

7.0
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42 Metascore

A husband and wife who recently lost their baby adopt a 9-year-old girl who is not nearly as innocent as she claims to be.

Writers: David Johnson, Alex Mace | Director: Jaume Collet-Serra | Stars: Vera Farmiga, Peter Sarsgaard, Isabelle Fuhrman, CCH Pounder

Votes: 122,192

2. Brothers (I) (2009)

R | 105 min | Drama, Thriller, War

7.1
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58 Metascore

A young man comforts his older brother's wife and children after he goes missing in Afghanistan.

Writers: David Benioff, Susanne Bier, Anders Thomas Jensen | Director: Jim Sheridan | Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Natalie Portman, Tobey Maguire, Sam Shepard

Votes: 80,499

3. Bridge to Terabithia (2007)

PG | 96 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.2
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74 Metascore

A preteen's life turns upside down when he befriends the new girl in school and they imagine a whole new fantasy world to escape reality.

Writers: Jeff Stockwell, David Paterson, Katherine Paterson | Director: Gabor Csupo | Stars: Josh Hutcherson, AnnaSophia Robb, Zooey Deschanel, Robert Patrick

Votes: 100,210

4. Antichrist (2009)

Not Rated | 108 min | Drama, Horror

6.6
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49 Metascore

A grieving couple retreat to their cabin in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad to worse.

Writer: Lars von Trier | Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Willem Dafoe, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Storm Acheche Sahlstrøm

Votes: 78,994

5. Reign Over Me (2007)

R | 124 min | Drama

7.5
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61 Metascore

A man who lost his family in the September 11 attack on New York City runs into his old college roommate. Rekindling the friendship is the one thing that appears able to help the man recover from his grief.

Writer: Mike Binder | Director: Mike Binder | Stars: Adam Sandler, Don Cheadle, Jada Pinkett Smith, Liv Tyler

Votes: 80,712

6. Catch and Release (II) (2006)

PG-13 | 124 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.0
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43 Metascore

A woman struggles to accept the death of her fiancé and the secrets he kept from her as she rebuilds her life.

Writer: Susannah Grant | Director: Susannah Grant | Stars: Jennifer Garner, Timothy Olyphant, Kevin Smith, Sam Jaeger

Votes: 17,546

7. Departures (2008)

PG-13 | 130 min | Drama, Music

8.1
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68 Metascore

A newly unemployed cellist takes a job preparing the dead for funerals.

Writer: Kundô Koyama | Director: Yôjirô Takita | Stars: Masahiro Motoki, Ryôko Hirosue, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Kazuko Yoshiyuki

Votes: 34,942

8. Don't Look Now (1973)

R | 110 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

7.4
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A married couple grieving the recent death of their little daughter are in Venice when they encounter two elderly sisters, one of whom is psychic and brings a warning from beyond.

Writers: Daphne Du Maurier, Allan Scott, Chris Bryant | Director: Nicolas Roeg | Stars: Julie Christie, Donald Sutherland, Hilary Mason, Clelia Matania

Votes: 31,032

9. In the Valley of Elah (2007)

R | 121 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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65 Metascore

A retired military investigator works with a police detective to uncover the truth behind his son's disappearance following his return from a tour of duty in Iraq.

Writers: Paul Haggis, Mark Boal | Director: Paul Haggis | Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Charlize Theron, Jonathan Tucker, Jason Patric

Votes: 57,258

10. Tiger Eyes (2012)

PG-13 | 92 min | Drama

6.4
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56 Metascore

After Davey's father is killed in a hold-up, she and her mother and younger brother visit relatives in New Mexico. Here Davey is befriended by a young man who helps her find the strength to carry on and conquer her fears.

Writers: Judy Blume, Lawrence Blume | Director: Lawrence Blume | Stars: Willa Holland, Amy Jo Johnson, Tatanka Means, Elise Eberle

Votes: 1,313

11. The Mirror (1975)

108 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.2
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A dying man in his forties remembers his past. His childhood, his mother, the war, personal moments and things that tell of the recent history of all the Russian nation.

Writers: Aleksandr Misharin, Andrei Tarkovsky | Director: Andrei Tarkovsky | Stars: Margarita Terekhova, Filipp Yankovskiy, Ignat Daniltsev, Oleg Yankovskiy

Votes: 18,295

12. Then She Found Me (2007)

R | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.0
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56 Metascore

39-year-old April Epner's childish husband and school teacher colleague Benjamin/Ben leaves her, but with her biological clock ticking ever more loudly. Her dying bossy adoptive mother is ... See full summary »

Writers: Alice Arlen, Victor Levin, Helen Hunt, Elinor Lipman | Director: Helen Hunt | Stars: Helen Hunt, Colin Firth, Bette Midler, Matthew Broderick

Votes: 7,995

13. X-Men (2011– )

Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

7.3
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X-Men, still grieving over the death of Phoenix (Jean Grey), are investigating a case of a missing mutant girl in Northern Japan. This leads them to a mysterious virus that turns mutants into monsters. U-Men and the Inner Circle want it.

Stars: Steve Blum, Cam Clarke, Aya Hisakawa, Katsunosuke Hori

Votes: 728

14. White Frog (2012)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama

6.8
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Twilight's Booboo Stewart plays a neglected teen trying to make it through each day after tragedy strikes.

Writers: Ellie Wen, Fabienne Wen | Director: Quentin Lee | Stars: Booboo Stewart, Harry Shum Jr., Joan Chen, BD Wong

Votes: 1,286

15. Afterschool (2008)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama, Mystery

6.1
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66 Metascore

An Internet-addicted prep-school student captures on video camera the drug overdose of two girls.

Writer: Antonio Campos | Director: Antonio Campos | Stars: Ezra Miller, Jeremy Allen White, Emory Cohen, Michael Stuhlbarg

Votes: 3,130

16. Detour (2016)

Thriller | Post-production

A young law student who, while grieving for his dying mother, struggles to decide whether he should kill his unfaithful step-father.

Writer: Christopher Smith | Director: Christopher Smith | Stars: Tye Sheridan, Stephen Moyer, Bel Powley, John Lynch

17. Jack Goes Boating (2010)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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64 Metascore

A limo driver's blind date sparks a tale of love, betrayal, friendship, and grace centered around two working-class New York City couples.

Writer: Robert Glaudini | Director: Philip Seymour Hoffman | Stars: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Ryan, John Ortiz, Richard Petrocelli

Votes: 6,671

18. Talk About a Stranger (1952)

Passed | 65 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery

6.2
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In an idyllic setting, a likable but dangerously volatile twelve-year-old boy tries to settle a score with his disagreeable, mysterious neighbor.

Writers: Margaret Fitts, Charlotte Armstrong | Director: David Bradley | Stars: George Murphy, Nancy Reagan, Billy Gray, Lewis Stone

Votes: 295

19. Deeply (2000)

101 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

6.0
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A reclusive woman's unpublished story about a curse, told to a grieving girl, turns out to be something other than a fairy tale.

Writer: Sheri Elwood | Director: Sheri Elwood | Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Lynn Redgrave, Julia Brendler, Trent Ford

Votes: 1,443

20. Accidents Happen (2009)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Drama

6.2
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There are dysfunctional families... and then there are the Conways. After a family tragedy, 15-year-old Billy Conway has become the de facto glue between his bitter mom, distant brother, ... See full summary »

Writer: Brian Carbee | Director: Andrew Lancaster | Stars: Geena Davis, Harrison Gilbertson, Harry Cook, Joel Tobeck

Votes: 2,266

21. Some Kind of Hero (1982)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

5.6
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A Vietnam vet returns home from a prisoner of war camp and is greeted as a hero, but is quickly forgotten and soon discovers how tough survival is in his own country.

Writers: Robert Boris, James Kirkwood Jr. | Director: Michael Pressman | Stars: Richard Pryor, Margot Kidder, Ray Sharkey, Ronny Cox

Votes: 832

22. Everything Put Together (2000)

R | 87 min | Drama

6.7
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63 Metascore

The story of a Californian couple expecting a child and their group of friends confronted with the tragedy of a big loss.

Writers: Adam Forgash, Catherine Lloyd Burns, Marc Forster | Director: Marc Forster | Stars: Radha Mitchell, Megan Mullally, Catherine Lloyd Burns, Jacqueline Heinze

Votes: 597

23. Kings & Queen (2004)

Unrated | 150 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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84 Metascore

Parallel storylines tell the current state of affairs for two ex-lovers: Nora's a single mother who comes to care for her terminally ill father; holed in up in mental ward, Ismael, a brilliant musician, plots his escape.

Writers: Arnaud Desplechin, Roger Bohbot | Director: Arnaud Desplechin | Stars: Emmanuelle Devos, Geoffrey Carey, Thierry Bosc, Olivier Rabourdin

Votes: 3,092

24. Jasper, Texas (2003 TV Movie)

R | 114 min | Drama

6.4
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In 1998, three white men in the small town of Jasper, Texas, chained a black man to the back of their pickup truck and dragged him to his death. This film relates that story and how it ... See full summary »

Writer: Jonathan Estrin | Director: Jeffrey W. Byrd | Stars: Roy T. Anderson, Demore Barnes, John Bayliss, James Bearden

Votes: 364

25. Hunger Point (2003 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

5.7
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A family is pushed to its limits when one of the daughters' lives is blighted by an eating disorder.

Writers: Jillian Medoff, Deborah Amelon | Director: Joan Micklin Silver | Stars: Barbara Hershey, Christina Hendricks, Susan May Pratt, Jeremy Akerman

Votes: 418

26. Sentimental Journey (1946)

Approved | 94 min | Drama

6.8
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An actress, Julie Beck, finds out that she is ill and has only a short time to live. She becomes taken with Hitty, a young orphan prone to dreaming. Julie soon decides to adopt the child so... See full summary »

Writers: Samuel Hoffenstein, Elizabeth Reinhardt, Nelia Gardner White | Director: Walter Lang | Stars: John Payne, Maureen O'Hara, William Bendix, Cedric Hardwicke

Votes: 270

27. Love Letter (1995)

PG | 117 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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When exchanging letters two women discover new things about a man they knew.

Writer: Shunji Iwai | Director: Shunji Iwai | Stars: Miho Nakayama, Etsushi Toyokawa, Bunjaku Han, Katsuyuki Shinohara

Votes: 4,275

28. Zack and Reba (1998)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Romance

5.6
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Writer: Jay Stapleton | Director: Nicole Bettauer | Stars: Brittany Murphy, Michael Jeter, Debbie Reynolds, Sean Patrick Flanery

Votes: 258

29. The Black-Eyed Children (2011)

Not Rated | 15 min | Short, Horror

7.0
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Maura, a young woman still recovering from the recent death of her father, is confronted without warning or explanation by two strange, unnerving children, whose eyes are solid black. Her ... See full summary »

Writers: Brian Bethel, Ashley Hutson, Matt Matzen, Steve Shives | Director: Matt Matzen | Stars: Tabetha Holweck, Amanda Giffin, Steve Shives, Sean Yonker

Votes: 6

30. Clover (1997 TV Movie)

Drama

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Sara marries Gaten a single father who is African-American. Not long after they're married Gaten dies. So Sara has to take care of Gaten's daughter, Clover. Problem is she and Clover have ... See full summary »

Writers: Dori Sanders, Bill Cain | Director: Jud Taylor | Stars: Elizabeth McGovern, Ernie Hudson, Zelda Harris, Loretta Devine

Votes: 121

31. Citizen Vader (2014)

5 min | Short, Fantasy

6.5
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A lonely widower stalks his deserted mansion, gloomily contemplating ending his own life. His last word may hold the key to what has sent him down this dark path.

Writers: Aidan Duffy, George Lucas, Orson Welles | Director: Aidan Duffy | Star: Aidan Duffy

Votes: 17

32. Trifling with Fate (2000)

93 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

7.1
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Writer: Michael Bergmann | Director: Michael Bergmann | Stars: Ardythe Ashley, Vivienne Benesch, Robin Dorian, Ryan Dunn

Votes: 28

33. Dear America: A Journey to the New World (1999 TV Short)

30 min | Short, Drama, Family

7.8
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The story of a twelve-year-old Pilgrim girl's first few months at Plymouth Colony.

Writers: Kathryn Lasky, Eric Tuchman | Director: Don McCutcheon | Stars: Alison Pill, Andrew Airlie, Brenda Bazinet, Susannah Hoffmann

Votes: 29

34. Too Many Ways to Be No. 1 (1997)

90 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.7
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Writers: Matt Chow, Kam-Yuen Szeto, Ka-Fai Wai | Director: Ka-Fai Wai | Stars: Ching Wan Lau, Francis Ng, Tat-Ming Cheung, Matt Chow

Votes: 583

35. Two Against Time (2002 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

6.0
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This film finds a mother and her teen daughter both being diagnosed with cancer. This discovery helps to overcome the longtime antagonistic relationship that the two have developed.

Writers: Casey Kurtti, Peter Nelson | Director: David Anspaugh | Stars: Marlo Thomas, Ellen Muth, Peter Friedman, Karen Robinson

Votes: 159

36. Dear America: So Far from Home (1999 TV Short)

27 min | Short, Drama, Family

6.6
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Working at a mill in Lowell, Massachusetts, teenage Mary, a recent immigrant from Ireland, finds that life in America is not what she expected.

Writer: Barry Denenberg | Stars: Laura Bertram, Steven McCarthy, Lynne Griffin, Gema Zamprogna

Votes: 41

37. Dear America: Color Me Dark (2000 TV Short)

30 min | Short, Drama, Family

6.1
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Nellie Lee Love moves north with her family to Chicago -- the land of opportunity -- hoping to escape the racism of the rural south. Mamma believes a new start will help Nellie Lee's sister... See full summary »

Writer: Patricia C. McKissack | Director: Helaine Head | Stars: Barbara Mamabolo, Jim Codrington, Derwin Jordan, Barry Kennedy

Votes: 17

38. Red (II) (2011)

21 min | Short, Drama

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Red, an African-American woman in Texas, is known for her flaming red hair and fiery ways. Crushed by the sudden death of her beloved grandmother, Mother Mabel, a grieving Red returns home ... See full summary »

Writer: Channing Godfrey Peoples | Director: Channing Godfrey Peoples | Stars: Lisa B. Whitfield, Kenneth Brown Jr., Yolanda Davis, Yvonne Felder

39. Night Cries: A Rural Tragedy (1990)

19 min | Short, Drama

5.8
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A middle aged Aboriginal woman nurses her dying old white mother till the mother dies.

Writer: Tracey Moffatt | Director: Tracey Moffatt | Stars: Marcia Langton, Agnes Hardwick, Jimmy Little, Alkira Fitzgerald

Votes: 173

40. Summer's Gone (1999)

96 min | Drama

5.7
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Two close friends grow up and drift apart until one is involved in a fatal crash. As the other grieves, complications arise.

Writers: Seth Squadron, Stephen Zapotoczny | Directors: Seth Squadron, Stephen Zapotoczny | Stars: Jason Wilson, Drew Cortese, Jenny Rebecca Hill, Kay Wilson

Votes: 10

41. Beyond Hatred (2005)

86 min | Documentary

7.0
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65 Metascore

In 2002, three French neofascist skinheads went to a public park in Rheims looking for an 'Arab' to attack when they came across Francois Chenu, a young gay man.

Writer: Olivier Meyrou | Director: Olivier Meyrou

Votes: 120

42. Dear America: When Will This Cruel War Be Over? (2000 TV Movie)

30 min | Drama, Family, History

8.0
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During the Civil War in Virginia, a fourteen-year-old Southern girl and her family struggle for survival.

Writer: Barry Denenberg | Stars: Melyssa Ade, Gina Clayton, Melanie Nicholls-King

Votes: 12

43. Backstroke (2007)

20 min | Short, Drama

8.1
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Rome and Julie end up in the same psychiatric ward a month after their relationship's sudden end, though Rome's case of amnesia means that she doesn't remember the relationship at all.

Writer: Amy Bronson | Director: Amy Bronson | Stars: Niki Nielsen, David Baggett, Linda Eyring, Bill Gillane

Votes: 54

44. Led to Believe (2007)

Not Rated | 118 min | Drama, War

5.5
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Roland Marvel is a man in hiding, working as handyman at a small Tennessee church. But when a charismatic minister and an intriguing young woman come into his life, he finds the tragedy of ... See full summary »

Writers: Allan McCall, James Savage | Director: Allan McCall | Stars: Richard Shaluly, Greg Welsch, Amanda Bailey, Jacquelyn Knabusch

Votes: 6

45. Dear America: A Line in the Sand (2000 TV Short)

26 min | Short, Drama, Family

5.5
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A teenage girl from a family of Texas pioneers experiences loss around the time of the battle of the Alamo.

Writer: Sherry Garland | Director: William Fruet | Stars: Amy Stewart, Adrian Hough, Tamsin Kelsey, Steven McCarthy

Votes: 8

46. Stay with Me (II) (2015)

12 min | Short, Drama | Completed

A young girl sends signs to her grieving mother that she still exists in the afterlife.

Writer: Nicola Hosking | Director: Nicola Hosking

47. No Safe Place: Six Lives Forever Changed (2003 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 50 min | Documentary

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Writer: Jay Sanderson | Director: Nimrod Shanit | Stars: Isaac Aizenman, Pnina Aizenman, Hanoch Alon, Yifat Alon

48. Luwte (2010)

19 min | Short, Drama

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Two sisters Emma and Iris have to clear out their mother's farm after she has passed away. Because of their different ways of processing their mother's death, they become more and more removed from each other.

Writer: Naäma Palfrey | Director: Naäma Palfrey | Stars: Hannah van Lunteren, Lotje van Lunteren, Pieter van Ieperen, Robin van Ieperen

49. Looking Death in the Face (2003)

53 min | Documentary

6.9
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Director: Kiti Luostarinen | Star: Leea Klemola

Votes: 8

50. Voices in the Wind (2006)

40 min | Documentary, Short

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Voices in the Wind documents New Yorkers reactions to the catastrophic events of September 11, 2001 for one year following the event. Armed with only her camera and her voice, the film ... See full summary »

Writer: Leslie Weinberg | Director: Leslie Weinberg