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1. Blades of Glory (2007)
PG-13 | 93 min | Comedy, Sport
In 2002, two rival Olympic ice skaters were stripped of their gold medals and permanently banned from men's single competition. Presently, however, they've found a loophole that will allow them to qualify as a pairs team.
2. Galaxy Quest (1999)
PG | 102 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
The alumni cast of a cult space TV show have to play their roles as the real thing when an alien race needs their help.
3. Sideways (2004)
R | 126 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Two men reaching middle age with not much to show but disappointment, embark on a week long road trip through California's wine country, just as one is about to take a trip down the aisle.
4. Sunset Blvd. (1950)
Not Rated | 110 min | Drama, Film-Noir
A hack screenwriter writes a screenplay for a former silent-film star who has faded into Hollywood obscurity.
5. Apartment 1303 3D (2012)
R | 85 min | Horror
A modern ghost story which turns a love/hate relationship between mother and daughter into a tale of horror. Some rentals are too good to be true.
6. This Must Be the Place (2011)
R | 118 min | Comedy, Drama
Cheyenne, a retired rock star living off his royalties in Dublin, returns to New York City to find the man responsible for a humiliation suffered by his recently deceased father during W.W.II.
8. A Star Is Born (1976)
R | 139 min | Drama, Music, Romance
A has-been rock star falls in love with a young, up-and-coming songstress.
10. A Star Is Born (1954)
TV-PG | 154 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
A film star helps a young singer and actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career on a downward spiral.
12. The Surreal Life (2003– )
22 min | Comedy, Reality-TV
A reality show about fading celebrities who were hot back in the day, and how they live their day to day lives in one Los Angeles mansion.
13. Sweet Bird of Youth (1962)
TV-PG | 120 min | Drama
Drifter Chance Wayne returns to his hometown after many years of trying to make it in the movies. Arriving with him is a faded film star he picked up along the way, Alexandra Del Lago. ... See full summary »
15. Rude Awakening (1998–2001)
TV-MA | 22 min | Comedy
Billie Frank, an out of work alcoholic actress, used to be somewhat of a star in her day, but now she's all washed up. With the help of her mother, Trudy, Billie tries to pick up the pieces... See full summary »
16. Girls Will Be Girls (2003)
R | 79 min | Comedy, Romance
Three actresses at various places on the Hollywood food chain navigate the minefield of love, aging, and ambition. Oh, and they're all played by men!
17. Lullaby of Broadway (1951)
92 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
Pretty Melinda Howard has been abroad singing with a musical troupe. She decides to return home to surprise her mother whom she thinks is a successful Broadway star with a mansion in ... See full summary »
18. The Best Pair of Legs in the Business (1973)
88 min | Comedy, Drama
With his life crumbling around him in a dingy holiday camp, middle-aged female impersonator, Sherry.Sheridan stays rooted in the past,but will his son Alan, and long-suffering wife Mary, stay with him?
20. Strange Love (2005– )
60 min | Comedy, Reality-TV, Romance
The continuing misadventures of model turned actress Brigitte Nielsen, and her relationship with larger than life rap superstar Flavor Flav.
22. Blood and Sand (1941)
Approved | 125 min | Drama, Sport
Illiterate peasant Juan Gallardo rises meteorically to fame and fortune in the bullfight arena only to sow the seeds of his own fall.
23. Evil Spawn (1987)
70 min | Horror, Sci-Fi
Microbes are brought back to earth via a space probe from Venus. A scientist is using them in experiments on ageing, but dies before the work is finished. His assistant approaches an ageing... See full summary »
24. The Hard Way (1943)
Approved | 109 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
Embittered, ambitious Helen Sherman sees an opportunity to escape her drab small-town life by becoming a 'stage mother' to her musically-talented younger sister.
26. On Our Merry Way (1948)
Approved | 107 min | Comedy, Music
Oliver Pease gets a dose of courage from his wife Martha and tricks the editor of the paper (where he writes lost pet notices) into assigning him the day's roving question. Martha suggests,... See full summary »
Writers: Laurence Stallings, Lou Breslow, Arch Oboler, John O'Hara | Directors: Leslie Fenton, King Vidor, John Huston, George Stevens | Stars: Paulette Goddard, James Stewart, Henry Fonda, Dorothy Lamour
27. La classe américaine (1993 TV Movie)
70 min | Comedy
George Abitbol, "the Most Classy Man on Earth", dies sputtering his famous last words: "cr*ppy world!" What the heck did he mean? Reporters Steven, Peter and Dave investigate. La Classe ... See full summary »
29. Malice in Wonderland (1985 TV Movie)
120 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
Struggling actress Hedda Hopper can't get a break in Hollywood, even though an acquaintence of hers is the extremely powerful gossip monger Louella Parsons - maker and breaker of careers (... See full summary »
30. Sweet Bird of Youth (1989 TV Movie)
95 min | Drama
The melodrama of a failing, aging movie star who takes up with an ambitious masseur who takes her home only to show off in front of his former girl friend and her powerful father.
31. The Pride of St. Louis (1952)
Unrated | 93 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
The story of Jerome "Dizzy" Dean, a major-league baseball pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs in the 1930s and 1940s.
33. Stanley's Gig (2000)
93 min | Drama, Music
An emotionally dysfunctional ukulele minstrel lands a gig at a nursing home where he strikes up an unlikely relationship with an ancient jazz chanteuse and awakens from a lifetime of loneliness and inconsequence.
36. Wolf Canyon (2009 TV Movie)
22 min | Comedy
Isolated from any urban contact, the dysfunctional TV cast and crew of a third-rate syndicated action series "Wolf Canyon", fight spirit numbing boredom and madness in their makeshift trailer town on a Native reservation.
41. Humørkort-stativ-sælgerens søn (2002)
85 min | Comedy
The 33 years old publishing editor really likes to make people happy. He has big difficulties in saying no to his surroundings, and that causes him a lot of trouble along the road...
43. 2 ilusiones (2004)
115 min | Comedy, Romance
In Buenos Aires, a con job brings together Heriberto, an innocent from the sticks, and Cynthia, a blond knockout. Both aspire to act, and when Cynthia tries suicide, Heriberto becomes her ... See full summary »
44. Tomorrow We Diet! (1951)
7 min | Animation, Family, Short
Indeed, man craves to eat and George Geef (Goofy) is no exception. He eats like it's going out of style. Finally, his reflection in the mirror tells him he's getting too fat. Goofy starts ... See full summary »
46. Got My Eye on You (2007)
Short, Comedy, Music
After learning that her office crush is a member of has-been rock-star Mark Marvel's fan club, Gleleanor runs for fan club president to get noticed.
Batman: The Animated Series (1992–1995)
TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
A washed-up actress with a bizarre condition that makes her look permanently like a child seeks revenge against her canceled show's cast and crew.
VH-1 Where Are They Now? (1999–2004)
Where Are They Now? catches up with child stars Tina Yothers - Jennifer from "Family Ties;" Robbie Rist - Cousin Oliver from "The Brady Bunch;" Danielle Brisbois - Archie Bunker's niece ... See full summary »
60 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Immortal Brian Cullen, once Duncan's friend and the best swordsman in Europe, has lost his nerve for fighting and has turned to drugs and alcohol to cope with his problems. After he crashes... See full summary »