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1. Wild (2014)

R | 115 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.2
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76 Metascore

A chronicle of one woman's 1,100-mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from a recent personal tragedy.

Writers: Nick Hornby, Cheryl Strayed | Director: Jean-Marc Vallée | Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern, Gaby Hoffmann, Michiel Huisman

Votes: 57,394

2. Requiem for a Dream (2000)

R | 102 min | Drama

8.4
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68 Metascore

The drug-induced utopias of four Coney Island people are shattered when their addictions become stronger.

Writers: Hubert Selby Jr., Darren Aronofsky | Director: Darren Aronofsky | Stars: Ellen Burstyn, Jared Leto, Jennifer Connelly, Marlon Wayans

Votes: 509,796

3. Trainspotting (1996)

R | 94 min | Drama

8.2
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83 Metascore

Renton, deeply immersed in the Edinburgh drug scene, tries to clean up and get out, despite the allure of the drugs and influence of friends.

Writers: Irvine Welsh, John Hodge | Director: Danny Boyle | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Kevin McKidd

Votes: 418,345

4. Flight (I) (2012)

R | 138 min | Drama, Thriller

7.3
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76 Metascore

An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling.

Writer: John Gatins | Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Denzel Washington, Nadine Velazquez, Don Cheadle, John Goodman

Votes: 242,128

5. Ray (I) (2004)

PG-13 | 152 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.8
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73 Metascore

The story of the life and career of the legendary rhythm and blues musician Ray Charles, from his humble beginnings in the South, where he went blind at age seven, to his meteoric rise to stardom during the 1950s and 1960s.

Writers: Taylor Hackford, James L. White | Director: Taylor Hackford | Stars: Jamie Foxx, Regina King, Kerry Washington, Clifton Powell

Votes: 99,962

6. Things We Lost in the Fire (2007)

R | 118 min | Drama

7.2
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63 Metascore

A recent widow invites her husband's troubled best friend to live with her and her two children. As he gradually turns his life around, he helps the family cope and confront their loss.

Writer: Allan Loeb | Director: Susanne Bier | Stars: Halle Berry, Benicio Del Toro, Alison Lohman, David Duchovny

Votes: 22,676

7. The Doors (1991)

R | 140 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.2
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62 Metascore

The story of the famous and influential 1960s rock band and its lead singer and composer, Jim Morrison, from his days as a UCLA film student in Los Angeles, to his untimely death in Paris, France at age 27 in 1971.

Writers: Randall Jahnson, Oliver Stone | Director: Oliver Stone | Stars: Val Kilmer, Meg Ryan, Kyle MacLachlan, Frank Whaley

Votes: 63,926

8. Rush (1991)

R | 120 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.7
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Two small-town Texas cops go undercover to catch a major drug dealer and are sucked into the drug culture, compromising their assignment.

Writers: Kim Wozencraft, Peter Dexter | Director: Lili Fini Zanuck | Stars: Jason Patric, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Sam Elliott, Max Perlich

Votes: 5,688

9. Christiane F. (1981)

R | 138 min | Biography, Drama

7.6
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This movie portrays the drug scene in Berlin in the 1970s, following tape recordings of Christiane F. 14-year-old Christiane lives with her mother and little sister in a typical multi-story... See full summary »

Writers: Uli Edel, Kai Hermann, Horst Rieck, Herman Weigel | Director: Uli Edel | Stars: Natja Brunckhorst, Eberhard Auriga, Peggy Bussieck, Lothar Chamski

Votes: 13,548

10. Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! (2015)

139 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.9
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The origin story of famous Bengali sleuth Byomkesh Bakshi created by Saradindu Bandopadhyay.

Writers: Urmi Juvekar, Dibakar Banerjee, Saradindu Bandopaddhyay | Director: Dibakar Banerjee | Stars: Sushant Singh Rajput, Anand Tiwari, Divya Menon, Swastika Mukherjee

Votes: 6,199

11. The Panic in Needle Park (1971)

R | 110 min | Drama

7.1
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This movie is a stark portrayal of life among a group of heroin addicts who hang out in "Needle Park" in New York City. Played against this setting is a low-key love story between Bobby, a ... See full summary »

Writers: James Mills, Joan Didion, John Gregory Dunne | Director: Jerry Schatzberg | Stars: Al Pacino, Kitty Winn, Alan Vint, Richard Bright

Votes: 10,422

12. Another Day in Paradise (1998)

R | 101 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.5
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In the hope of a big score, two junkie couples team up to commit various drug robberies which go disastrously wrong leading to dissent, violence and murder.

Writers: Eddie Little, Christopher Landon, Stephen Chin | Director: Larry Clark | Stars: James Woods, Melanie Griffith, Vincent Kartheiser, Natasha Gregson Wagner

Votes: 6,919

13. Girlhood (2003)

82 min | Documentary, Crime

7.3
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69 Metascore

Documentary chronicling America's justice system. Follows two female inmates - victims of horrific violence and tragedy - who are serving time in a Maryland juvenile detention center.

Director: Liz Garbus

Votes: 349

14. Visitor Q (2001 Video)

R | 84 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

6.8
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A troubled and perverted family find their lives intruded by a mysterious stranger who seems to help find a balance in their disturbing natures.

Writer: Itaru Era | Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Ken'ichi Endô, Shungiku Uchida, Kazushi Watanabe, Jun Mutô

Votes: 11,270

15. Prince of the City (1981)

R | 167 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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A New York City narcotics detective reluctantly agrees to cooperate with a special commission investigating police corruption. However, he soon discovers that he's in over his head, and nobody can be trusted.

Writers: Jay Presson Allen, Sidney Lumet, Robert Daley | Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Treat Williams, Jerry Orbach, Richard Foronjy, Don Billett

Votes: 4,612

16. 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

Votes: 2,843

17. Crossfire Hurricane (2012)

111 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

7.4
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Legendary British rock band The Rolling Stones mark their 50th year together.

Writer: Brett Morgen | Director: Brett Morgen | Stars: Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Bill Wyman, Ron Wood

Votes: 1,211

18. Sex and Lies in Sin City (2008 TV Movie)

95 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

5.1
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Decide the truth for yourself in this thrilling true story of the biggest scandal in Las Vegas. Ted Binion (Matthew Modine, TV's "Weeds") is Vegas royalty, the prince of the world famous ... See full summary »

Writer: Teena Booth | Director: Peter Medak | Stars: Mena Suvari, Marcia Gay Harden, Johnathon Schaech, Matthew Modine

Votes: 467

19. Chaos (2001)

109 min | Comedy, Drama, Crime

7.1
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81 Metascore

A bourgeois couple, modern yet conventional. One night by accident, a young prostitute barges into their lives. Hounded down, beaten up, threatened, she will continue to struggle, with the ... See full summary »

Writer: Coline Serreau | Director: Coline Serreau | Stars: Vincent Lindon, Catherine Frot, Rachida Brakni, Line Renaud

Votes: 1,959

20. Streets (1990)

R | 85 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.0
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Serious, well-made story of runaways living in Venice, California, under the threat of a psychotic cop who is a serial killer of prostitutes.

Writers: Andy Ruben, Katt Shea | Director: Katt Shea | Stars: Christina Applegate, David Mendenhall, Eb Lottimer, Jane Chung

Votes: 480

21. More (1969)

112 min | Drama, Romance, Crime

6.6
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In the late 60's, after graduating in Mathematics, the German Stefan Brückner hitchhikes from Lübeck to Paris to see the world without money. He befriends Charlie in an arcade and they go ... See full summary »

Writers: Paul Gégauff, Barbet Schroeder, Mimsy Farmer, Eugene Archer, Paul Gardner | Director: Barbet Schroeder | Stars: Mimsy Farmer, Klaus Grünberg, Heinz Engelmann, Michel Chanderli

Votes: 1,389

22. Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man (1962)

Approved | 145 min | Drama

6.4
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An immature young man from Middle America grows to manhood after a cross-country journey and his military service in World War I.

Writers: A.E. Hotchner, Ernest Hemingway | Director: Martin Ritt | Stars: Richard Beymer, Diane Baker, Corinne Calvet, Fred Clark

Votes: 328

23. Brainstorm (2001)

74 min | Drama

7.7
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A trip to the mental institution hell. This odyssey is lived by Neto, a middle class teenager, who lives a normal life until his father sends him to a mental institution after finding drugs... See full summary »

Writers: Luiz Bolognesi, Austregésilo Carrano | Director: Laís Bodanzky | Stars: Rodrigo Santoro, Othon Bastos, Cássia Kis Magro, Daniela Nefussi

Votes: 2,825

24. Black Metal Veins (2012 Video)

92 min | Documentary

6.0
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Black Metal Veins unflinchingly documents the dark realities of despair and morbid self annihilation surrounding the lives of five heroin junkies. The addicts' intertwining stories of pain,... See full summary »

Director: Lucifer Valentine

Votes: 216

25. Dusty and Sweets McGee (1971)

R | 92 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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A "straight" couple dabbles in drugs and become heroin addicts.

Writer: Floyd Mutrux | Director: Floyd Mutrux | Stars: Clifton Tip Fredell, Kit Ryder, Billy Gray, Bob Graham

Votes: 98

26. Brown's Requiem (1998)

R | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.9
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Recovering alcoholic ex-LAPD private detective Fritz Brown is hired by caddie "Fat Dog" to follow his kid sister, who is holed up with an old sugar daddy. The trail leads to his old police boss Cathcart, and the bodies start to pile up.

Writers: Jason Freeland, James Ellroy | Director: Jason Freeland | Stars: Michael Rooker, Big Daddy Wayne, Jack Wallace, Will Sasso

Votes: 791

27. El pico (1983)

105 min | Drama

6.7
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Writers: Gonzalo Goicoechea, Eloy de la Iglesia | Director: Eloy de la Iglesia | Stars: José Luis Manzano, Javier García, José Manuel Cervino, Luis Iriondo

Votes: 362

28. Confessions of a Campus Virgin (1979)

96 min | Comedy, Drama

5.5
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Follows the experiences of Petra and her friends as they reach the final year at high school.

Writer: George Elmer | Director: Walter Boos | Stars: Marco Kröger, Katja Bienert, Ingeborg Steinbach, Wolfgang Plumhoff

Votes: 92

29. The Angel (2009)

97 min | Drama

6.7
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As the film opens, a doped-up Lea (Maria Bonnevie) makes an extremely bad impression on her baby daughter's foster parents; later, flashbacks reveal her disturbing youth and young adulthood... See full summary »

Writer: Margreth Olin | Director: Margreth Olin | Stars: Maria Bonnevie, Lena Endre, Benjamin Helstad, Antti Reini

Votes: 566

30. Iskariot (2008)

80 min | Thriller

5.3
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A doctor is pulled into Stockholm's underbelly after his brother gets caught up in a botched drug deal.

Writer: Frank Ågren | Director: Miko Lazic | Stars: Gustaf Skarsgård, Michael Nyqvist, Helena Af Sandeberg, Jacob Ericksson

Votes: 342

31. Anita O'Day: The Life of a Jazz Singer (2007)

90 min | Documentary, Music

7.8
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76 Metascore

A tribute to jazz diva Anita O'Day, completed just weeks before her death in November 2006.

Writers: Robbie Cavolina, Ian McCrudden | Directors: Robbie Cavolina, Ian McCrudden | Stars: Anita O'Day, Louis Armstrong, Buddy Bregman, Dick Cavett

Votes: 183

32. Atlanta (2004)

120 min | Drama

7.2
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A psychological character study of three people fighting a common past of deceit, addiction, and violence. As introduced in the prologue, elements of the story are inspired by the Philadelphia Center City Rapist scandal of the late 1990s.

Writer: Brian J. Martin | Director: Brian J. Martin | Stars: Matt Lorenz, David Ishler, Alice Whitley, Steve Moulton

Votes: 44

33. Don't Get High on Your Own Supply (1998 TV Movie)

Documentary

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This documentary by Leo Regan follows the life of his friend, photographer Lanre Fehintola, as he becomes part of the hard drug scene through researching it for his book ("Charlie Says: ... See full summary »

Director: Leo Regan | Stars: Lanre Fehintola, Neil McCormick, Leo Regan

Votes: 20

34. Kiss the Girls Goodbye (1997)

94 min | Horror

5.8
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Overbearing mom causes Carl's sociopathic behavior.

Writer: Lee Karaim | Director: Lee Karaim | Stars: Frankie Ray, Stephanie Shaub, Ann O'Leary, Zena Dell Schroeder

Votes: 58

35. Addicted in Afghanistan (2009)

78 min | Documentary

7.5
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Afghanistan is a country devastated by the horrors of war, crime, violence and poverty. It is also a country blighted with the cultivation and supply of opium. Although it is estimated that... See full summary »

Writers: Jawed Taiman, Sharron Ward | Director: Jawed Taiman

Votes: 32

36. Long ge (2007)

105 min | Documentary

7.3
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An unusual relationship develops between an urban Chinese couple struggling with heroin and a filmmaker chronicling their addiction, in this provocative documentary on drug abuse, ... See full summary »

Director: Hao Zhou | Stars: Ah Jun, Lu Long, Hao Zhou

Votes: 9

37. Cold Turkey (2001 TV Movie)

Documentary

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Leo Regan follows his friend, photographer Lanre Fehintola, as he tries to go cold turkey (detox) from heroin in his council flat and without medication.

Director: Leo Regan | Stars: Errol, Lanre Fehintola, Neil McCormick, Leo Regan

Votes: 28

38. Gringo (1985)

R | 95 min | Drama

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Critically Acclaimed documentary from director Lech Kowalski (DOA) following the life and times of a down-and-out heroin addict in 1980s New York.

Director: Lech Kowalski | Stars: John Spaceley, Steven Shingles, Claude du Sorbier, Eddie

Votes: 165

39. Part of the Game (2004)

111 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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Robert (25) runs a very successful illegal business, the buying and selling of drugs. In the height of success he learns that his sister Janice (16) becomes hooked on Heroin. Plagued with ... See full summary »

Writer: Rick Alyea | Director: Rick Alyea | Stars: Richard de Klerk, Jovanna Huguet, Colin Lawrence, Heather Feeney

Votes: 80

40. Whatever Happened to the Gender Benders? (2005 TV Movie)

48 min | Documentary, Music

7.7
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The secret history of the new romantic rebellion that changed the face of world culture, before spiraling into a vortex of drug addiction and death.

Director: Andy Baybutt | Stars: Danny Webb, Marc Almond, David Bowie, Rusty Egan

Votes: 21

41. Sweetheart Deal (2016)

Documentary | Filming

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Directors: Elisa Haradon, Gabriel Miller

42. The Ibogaine Safari (2014)

38 min | Documentary, Short

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South Africa is a waste land of addiction with a drug consumption rate twice the worlds norm. Witbank in Mpumalanga has the highest density of heroin addicts in the country. Film maker ... See full summary »

Writer: Pierre le Roux | Stars: Matthew Brink, Peter James, Juan le Roux, Simon Loxton

43. Naked Songs: The Life & Times of Rickie Lee Jones (1996)

69 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

6.4
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Writer: Ethan A. Russell | Director: Ethan A. Russell | Stars: Rickie Lee Jones, George Burns, Deborah Harry, Temple Shea

Votes: 5

44. Drugs: A River of No Return (1989)

Documentary

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Director: Stelvio Massi

Votes: 10

45. Dysgenesis (2015)

12 min | Short, Drama, Horror | Completed

Charlie and Amber struggle with heroin addiction and live in an abandoned home in the woods. When tragedy strikes Amber just can't seem to let go of the past and move on and Charlie is forced to make a hard decision.

Writer: Dena McKinnon | Director: David Flint | Stars: David Skyler, Annabel Barrett, Abby McEathron

46. Shooting Magpies (2005)

80 min | Drama

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Drama looking at how heroin addiction and the collapse of the coal mining industry affects the lives of people living in Durham.

Writer: Amber Production Team | Directors: Amber Production Team, Richard Grassick | Stars: Darren Bell, Jade Bell, Jack Bostock, Kevin Buck

Votes: 5

47. My Brown Friend (2007)

4 min | Short

7.6
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A beautiful young girls innocence is taken away by an ever growing monster.

Writer: Steven Spencer | Director: Steven Spencer | Stars: Sarah May Bishop, Seeyam Brijmohun

Votes: 5

48. The Wooden Doll (2012)

14 min | Short, Drama

6.5
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A journey of a disillusioned young girls struggles and addiction to narcotics, we see how she deteriorates as a person.

Writer: Jinu Ro | Director: Jinu Ro | Stars: Bronwyn de Beer, Victor Lohr

Votes: 8

49. Anywhere (2002)

15 min | Short, Drama, Romance

5.9
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"Anywhere" tells the tempestuous love story between a rich photographer and an underground artist.

Writer: Laura Castilho | Director: Gisela Rodriguez | Stars: Tatiana Paganella, Adriano Basegio, Tiago Agne, Carlos Tomazzolli

Votes: 17

50. Mad Men (2007–2015)
Episode: Blowing Smoke (2010)

TV-14 | Drama

8.8
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Don makes a bold, desperate move to save Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce, but the other partners are furious with his actions. Meanwhile, Sally's psychiatrist suggests that she is improving, but Betty is skeptical.

Creator: Matthew Hoffman Weiner | Director: John Slattery | Stars: Jon Hamm, Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser, January Jones

Votes: 804