Most Popular "Headline" Titles

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year










































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. The Full Monty (1997)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
75 Metascore

Six unemployed steel workers form a male striptease act. The women cheer them on to go for "the full monty" - total nudity.

Writer: Simon Beaufoy | Director: Peter Cattaneo | Stars: Robert Carlyle, Tom Wilkinson, Mark Addy, William Snape

Votes: 77,932

2. The War of the Worlds (1953)

Approved | 85 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The film adaptation of the H.G.Wells story told on radio of the invasion of Earth by Martians.

Writers: H.G. Wells, Barré Lyndon | Director: Byron Haskin | Stars: Gene Barry, Ann Robinson, Les Tremayne, Robert Cornthwaite

Votes: 23,540

3. Man on Wire (2008)

PG-13 | 94 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
89 Metascore

A look at tightrope walker Philippe Petit's daring, but illegal, high-wire routine performed between New York City's World Trade Center's twin towers in 1974, what some consider, "the artistic crime of the century."

Writer: Philippe Petit | Director: James Marsh | Stars: Philippe Petit, Jean François Heckel, Jean-Louis Blondeau, Annie Allix

Votes: 33,968

4. I Stand Alone (1998)

Not Rated | 93 min | Crime, Drama

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A horse meat butcher's life and mind begins to breakdown as he lashes out against various factions of society while attempting to reconnect with his estranged daughter.

Writer: Gaspar Noé | Director: Gaspar Noé | Stars: Philippe Nahon, Blandine Lenoir, Frankie Pain, Martine Audrain

Votes: 12,220

5. Breakfast on Pluto (2005)

R | 128 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
59 Metascore

In the 1970s, a young trans woman, Patrick "Kitten" Braden, comes of age by leaving her Irish town for London, in part to look for her mother and in part because her gender identity is beyond the town's understanding.

Writers: Neil Jordan, Pat McCabe | Director: Neil Jordan | Stars: Cillian Murphy, Morgan Jones, Eva Birthistle, Liam Neeson

Votes: 16,539

6. Sullivan's Travels (1941)

Not Rated | 90 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A director of escapist films goes on the road as a hobo to learn about Life...which gives him a rude awakening.

Writer: Preston Sturges | Director: Preston Sturges | Stars: Joel McCrea, Veronica Lake, Robert Warwick, William Demarest

Votes: 16,602

7. The Big Heat (1953)

Not Rated | 90 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Thriller

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Tough cop Dave Bannion takes on a politically powerful crime syndicate.

Writers: Sydney Boehm, William P. McGivern | Director: Fritz Lang | Stars: Glenn Ford, Gloria Grahame, Jocelyn Brando, Alexander Scourby

Votes: 15,357

8. The Onion Movie (2008)

80 min | Comedy

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Satirical interpretations of world events and curious human behavior.

Writers: Todd Hanson, Robert D. Siegel | Directors: Tom Kuntz, Mike Maguire | Stars: Len Cariou, Sarah McElligott, Amir Talai, Daniel Chacón

Votes: 13,272

9. Meet Wally Sparks (1997)

R | 105 min | Comedy

5.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Wally Sparks is a tabloid TV show reporter who's trying to boost ratings on his show. He goes to the governor's mansion to uncover a sex scandal.

Writers: Harry Basil, Rodney Dangerfield | Director: Peter Baldwin | Stars: Rodney Dangerfield, Debi Mazar, David Ogden Stiers, Burt Reynolds

Votes: 2,346

10. The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)

Unrated | 118 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

An unscrupulous movie producer uses an actress, a director and a writer to achieve success.

Writers: Charles Schnee, George Bradshaw | Director: Vincente Minnelli | Stars: Lana Turner, Kirk Douglas, Walter Pidgeon, Dick Powell

Votes: 9,132

11. Torso (1973)

R | 92 min | Mystery, Romance, Thriller

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Someone is strangling coeds in Perugia. The only clue is that the killer owns a red and black scarf, and police are stumped. American exchange student Jane and her friends decide to take a ... See full summary »

Writers: Ernesto Gastaldi, Sergio Martino | Director: Sergio Martino | Stars: Suzy Kendall, Tina Aumont, Luc Merenda, John Richardson

Votes: 3,146

12. Sisters (I) (2006)

R | 92 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

3.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

A reporter witnesses a brutal murder, and becomes entangled in a mystery involving a pair of Siamese twins who were separated at birth, one of them forced to live under the eye of a watchful, controlling psychiatrist.

Writers: Brian De Palma, Louisa Rose, Douglas Buck, John Freitas | Director: Douglas Buck | Stars: Chloë Sevigny, Stephen Rea, Lou Doillon, Dallas Roberts

Votes: 1,097

13. Nightmare Alley (1947)

Not Rated | 110 min | Drama, Film-Noir

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The rise and fall of Stanton Carlisle, a mentalist who's lies and deceit prove to be his downfall.

Writers: Jules Furthman, William Lindsay Gresham | Director: Edmund Goulding | Stars: Tyrone Power, Joan Blondell, Coleen Gray, Helen Walker

Votes: 4,807

14. The Horror of Party Beach (1964)

Approved | 78 min | Horror, Musical

2.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  

Sea creatures created from radioactive sludge terrorize a beach community.

Writer: Richard Hilliard | Director: Del Tenney | Stars: John Scott, Alice Lyon, Allan Laurel, Eulabelle Moore

Votes: 2,087

15. Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired (2008)

Unrated | 99 min | Documentary, Crime

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
78 Metascore

Examines the public scandal and private tragedy which led to legendary filmmaker Roman Polanski's sudden flight from the United States.

Writers: Joe Bini, P.G. Morgan, Marina Zenovich | Director: Marina Zenovich | Stars: Andrew Braunsberg, Richard Brenneman, Douglas Dalton, Marilyn Beck

Votes: 4,035

16. Des lendemains qui chantent (I) (2014)

94 min | Comedy

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

During 80s and 90s,Noemie is unable to choose between Olivier and Léon who came to Paris to make a fortune for themselves.

Writers: Nicolas Castro, Florence Levard, Florence Vignon | Director: Nicolas Castro | Stars: Pio Marmaï, Laetitia Casta, Ramzy Bedia, Gaspard Proust

Votes: 172

17. Breakfast (2000– )

180 min | Family, News, Talk-Show

5.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Popular morning news programme that covers many news stories from both the UK and from around the world. Other features include a sports round-up, weather reports every thirty minutes and ... See full summary »

Stars: Bill Turnbull, Carol Kirkwood, Charlie Stayt, Sian Williams

Votes: 196

18. That Wonderful Urge (1948)

Approved | 82 min | Comedy, Romance

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

When an heiress finds out that the friendly young man she's met at Sun Valley is really an investigative reporter, she ruins his career by falsely claiming they're married.

Writers: Jay Dratler, William R. Lipman, Frederick Stephani | Director: Robert B. Sinclair | Stars: Tyrone Power, Gene Tierney, Reginald Gardiner, Arleen Whelan

Votes: 428

19. Ceiling Zero (1936)

Approved | 95 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

War veteran pilots Dizzy Davis, Texas Clark and Jake Lee are working in an airline. Dizzy is fooling with one of the younger pilot's girl-friend and due to this, he changes flights with ... See full summary »

Writer: Frank Wead | Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, June Travis, Stuart Erwin

Votes: 467

20. King of the Rocket Men (1949)

Passed | 167 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Jeff King in his experimental rocket suit battles the evil Dr. Vulcan.

Writers: Royal K. Cole, William Lively, Sol Shor | Director: Fred C. Brannon | Stars: Tristram Coffin, Mae Clarke, Don Haggerty, House Peters Jr.

Votes: 747

21. 20,000 Years in Sing Sing (1932)

Unrated | 78 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Brash hoodlum Tom Connors enters Sing Sing cocksure of himself and disrespectful toward authority, but his tough but compassionate warden changes him.

Writers: Lewis E. Lawes, Wilson Mizner, Brown Holmes, Courtney Terrett, Robert Lord | Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Bette Davis, Arthur Byron, Lyle Talbot

Votes: 1,553

22. The Last Gangster (1937)

Passed | 81 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A organized crime big shot is jailed for ten years after his wife becomes pregnant and becomes bitter when she divorces him and remarries.

Writers: John Lee Mahin, William A. Wellman, Robert Carson | Director: Edward Ludwig | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, James Stewart, Rose Stradner, Lionel Stander

Votes: 924

23. Love Is News (1937)

Approved | 77 min | Comedy, Romance

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Financier's daughter spars with newspaper reporter: he by writing about her, she by announcing their engagement.

Writers: Harry Tugend, Jack Yellen, William R. Lipman, Frederick Stephani | Director: Tay Garnett | Stars: Tyrone Power, Loretta Young, Don Ameche, Slim Summerville

Votes: 346

24. Golgo 13 (2008–2009)

TV-MA | 30 min | Animation, Action, Crime

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Duke Togo, a.k.a. Golgo 13, is a highly-skilled assassin hired only by those who pay top-dollar for his services - whether it's the FBI, CIA, industrial corporations or mafias. Regardless ... See full summary »

Stars: Hiroshi Tachi, Mitsuo Senda, Chris Ayres, David Wald

Votes: 204

25. East Side Kids (1940)

Approved | 62 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A young street kid grows up and becomes a cop when he realizes that crime doesn't pay. One of his childhood friends is in prison for a murder he didn't commit, and the cop looks for ... See full summary »

Writer: William Lively | Director: Robert F. Hill | Stars: Leon Ames, Dennis Moore, Joyce Bryant, Hal E. Chester

Votes: 157

26. Cheers for Miss Bishop (1941)

Passed | 95 min | Drama

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Dedicated Midwestern teacher Ella Bishop is distressed when her fiancé runs off with her vixenish cousin Amy. After Amy dies in childbirth, Ella is left to care for Amy's daughter Hope.

Writers: Bess Streeter Aldrich, Stephen Vincent Benet, Adelaide Heilbron, Sheridan Gibney | Director: Tay Garnett | Stars: Martha Scott, William Gargan, Edmund Gwenn, Sterling Holloway

Votes: 401

27. Reveille with Beverly (1943)

Approved | 78 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Beverly Ross moderates an 5:30 am radio show with swing music, dedicated to the local servicemen. Two buddies of her brother have a chance to meet her and both fall in love. One of them is ... See full summary »

Writers: Howard J. Green, Jack Henley, Albert Duffy | Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Ann Miller, William Wright, Dick Purcell, Franklin Pangborn

Votes: 220

28. So Well Remembered (1947)

Passed | 114 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

On the day that World War II ends in Europe, Mayor George Boswell recalls events of the previous 25 years in his home town of Browdley. As councilman and newspaper editor George has fought ... See full summary »

Writers: James Hilton, John Paxton | Director: Edward Dmytryk | Stars: John Mills, Martha Scott, Patricia Roc, Trevor Howard

Votes: 307

29. Ban the Sadist Videos! (2005 Video)

R | 52 min | Documentary

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

An in-depth analysis of the "Video Nasty" scandal of the early 1980s in Britain.

Writer: David Gregory | Director: David Gregory | Stars: Chris Theobald, Norman Abbott, Barrie Gold, Bill Best

Votes: 201

30. The Cat's-Paw (1934)

Not Rated | 102 min | Comedy

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Naive Ezekial Cobb, brought up by his missionary father in China returns to America to seek a wife. Corrupt politicians enlist him to run for mayor as a dummy candidate with no chance of ... See full summary »

Writers: Clarence Budington Kelland, Sam Taylor | Directors: Sam Taylor, Harold Lloyd | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Una Merkel, George Barbier, Nat Pendleton

Votes: 812

31. Just Follow Law (2007)

112 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A freak accident causes a blue collar worker (Singh) and his supervisor (Wong) to swap souls.

Writers: Sek Yieng Bon, Boris Boo, Jack Neo, Wei Lyn Tan, Michael Woo | Director: Jack Neo | Stars: Fann Wong, Gurmit Singh, Moses Lim, Samuel Chong

Votes: 298

32. The Black Widow (1947)

Approved | 180 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

The Daily Clarion hires detective story writer Steve Colt to investigate the deaths of a group of scientists working on an atomic rocket development project. Behind the killings is fortune ... See full summary »

Writers: Franklin Adreon, Basil Dickey, Jesse Duffy, Sol Shor | Directors: Spencer Gordon Bennet, Fred C. Brannon | Stars: Bruce Edwards, Virginia Lee, Carol Forman, Anthony Warde

Votes: 317

33. Trapped by Television (1936)

Approved | 64 min | Drama

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

An inventor looking for backing for his television invention gets involved with a crooked businessman and gangsters who try to steal his invention.

Writers: Lee Loeb, Harold Buchman, Sherman L. Lowe, Al Martin | Director: Del Lord | Stars: Mary Astor, Lyle Talbot, Nat Pendleton, Joyce Compton

Votes: 138

34. The American Gangster (1992)

48 min | Crime, Documentary

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Program provides an historical archive of how gangsters took advantage of changes in public policy to gain wealth and power in the first half of the twentieth century and how they met their... See full summary »

Writer: Ray Herbeck Jr. | Director: Ben Burtt | Stars: Dennis Farina, Rod Steiger

Votes: 35

35. Terminal City Ricochet (1990)

107 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Welcome to Terminal City, a decaying world where the citizens wallow amidst a mind-boggling profusion of discarded consumer goods; a ruthless world where television is exploited to its ... See full summary »

Writers: Bill Mullan, Al Thurgood, John Conti, Phil Savath, Ken Lester | Director: Zale Dalen | Stars: Peter Breck, Germain Houde, Jello Biafra, Mark Bennett

Votes: 113

36. Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2 (2006 Video)

R | 46 min | Documentary

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An investigation of UK video censorship after the video recordings act was introduced.

Writer: David Gregory | Director: David Gregory | Stars: Chris Theobald, Mary Whitehouse, Graham Bright, Ken Penry

Votes: 113

37. Sky News: Press Preview (2013– )

30 min | News

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Anna Botting, Stig Abell, Mark Longhurst, Kevin Maguire

38. Hollywood Stadium Mystery (1938)

Approved | 66 min | Mystery, Romance, Sport

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A boxer is killed in the ring, and the only clue is a tune that a man was whistling.

Writers: Stuart Palmer, Dorrell McGowan, Stuart E. McGowan | Director: David Howard | Stars: Neil Hamilton, Evelyn Venable, Jimmy Wallington, Barbara Pepper

Votes: 72

39. Dick Tracy Returns (1938)

Approved | 260 min | Action, Romance

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Dick Tracy battles spies and saboteurs in his efforts to bring to justice the Stark gang, a criminal family led by the vicious Pa Stark.

Writers: Barry Shipman, Franklin Adreon, Ronald Davidson, Rex Taylor, Sol Shor, Chester Gould | Directors: John English, William Witney | Stars: Ralph Byrd, Lynne Roberts, Charles Middleton, Jerry Tucker

Votes: 291

40. Gun Smoke (1931)

Passed | 71 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Following a killing and robbery in a big city back east, gang leader Kedge Darvas and some of his henchies take a train to a small western town in Idaho, with intentions of hiding out there... See full summary »

Writers: Grover Jones, William Slavens McNutt | Director: Edward Sloman | Stars: Richard Arlen, Mary Brian, William 'Stage' Boyd, Eugene Pallette

Votes: 20

41. Bank Alarm (1937)

Approved | 61 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

5.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

An investigator tries to find a gang responsible for a rash of bank robberies. What he doesn't know is that his sister is the girlfriend of the gang's ringleader.

Writers: Cynthia Meade, Lawrence Meade, Griffin Jay, David S. Levy | Director: Louis J. Gasnier | Stars: Conrad Nagel, Eleanor Hunt, Vince Barnett, Wheeler Oakman

Votes: 159

42. King of Chinatown (1939)

Approved | 57 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Violene and death stalk the Chinese of a big American city, but one man, Dr. Chang Ling, and his daughter, Dr. Mary Ling, defy the racketeers who are responsible, and, against terrific odds, bring peace to their oppressed neighbors.

Writers: Herbert J. Biberman, Lillie Hayward, Irving Reis | Director: Nick Grinde | Stars: Anna May Wong, Akim Tamiroff, J. Carrol Naish, Sidney Toler

Votes: 60

43. Two Hands: The Leon Fleisher Story (2006)

17 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

In 1964, Leon Fleisher's career as a concert pianist was thriving. A seemingly minor accident - a cut on his right thumb - led to dystonia, the involuntary curling of his right hand's ring ... See full summary »

Director: Nathaniel Kahn | Stars: Leon Fleisher, Daniel B. Drachman, Tessy Brungardt, Matt Haimovitz

Votes: 55

44. Undercover Agent (1939)

Approved | 65 min | Crime, Drama

5.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A railway postal clerk goes after a sweepstakes counterfeiting ring.

Writers: Milton Raison, Martin Mooney | Director: Howard Bretherton | Stars: Russell Gleason, Shirley Deane, J.M. Kerrigan, Maude Eburne

Votes: 35

45. Fit for a King (1937)

Approved | 73 min | Comedy, Romance

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writer: Richard Flournoy | Director: Edward Sedgwick | Stars: Joe E. Brown, Helen Mack, Paul Kelly, Harry Davenport

Votes: 58

46. Go-Get-'Em, Haines (1936)

Approved | 63 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Reporter Steve Haines (Boyd), on the trail of a business tycoon, follows his subject onto an ocean liner and gets wound up in a cruise full of intrigue, romance and murder.

Writer: George Wallace Sayre | Director: Sam Newfield | Stars: William Boyd, Sheila Terry, Eleanor Hunt, Lloyd Ingraham

Votes: 66

47. Captured in Chinatown (1935)

Approved | 54 min | Crime, Mystery, Romance

5.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A feud between two gangs in Chinatown breaks out into a tong war.

Writers: George Arthur Durlam, Elmer Clifton | Director: Elmer Clifton | Stars: Tarzan, Marion Shilling, Charles Delaney, Philo McCullough

Votes: 31

48. Nytt på nytt (1999– )

30 min | Talk-Show

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A Norwegian humor-show about current affairs.

Stars: Jon Almaas, Knut Nærum, Ingrid Gjessing Linhave, Linn Skåber

Votes: 266

49. Daughter of the Tong (1939)

Approved | 56 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

4.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A detective matches wits with the female leader of an Oriental crime ring.

Writers: George H. Plympton, Alan Merritt | Director: Bernard B. Ray | Stars: Evelyn Brent, Grant Withers, Dorothy Short, Dave O'Brien

Votes: 100

50. Behind the Headlines (1937)

Passed | 58 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

5.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Eddie Haines is a radio reporter with Station KBC. He is always getting the scoop, which infuriates those at the New York Star, which happens to employ his ex-girlfriend Mary Bradley. But ... See full summary »

Writers: Edmund L. Hartmann, J. Robert Bren, Thomas Ahearn | Director: Richard Rosson | Stars: Lee Tracy, Diana Gibson, Phillip Huston, Paul Guilfoyle

Votes: 108