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1. 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.

Director: Danny Boyle | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Kevin McKidd

Votes: 511,343 | Gross: $16.50M

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 run deep.

Director: Darren Aronofsky | Stars: Ellen Burstyn, Jared Leto, Jennifer Connelly, Marlon Wayans

Votes: 610,365 | Gross: $3.61M

3. Wild (I) (2014)

R | 115 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.1
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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.

Director: Jean-Marc Vallée | Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern, Gaby Hoffmann, Michiel Huisman

Votes: 94,949 | Gross: $37.88M

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.

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

Votes: 275,457 | Gross: $93.75M

5. 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 The Doors 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.

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

Votes: 71,066 | Gross: $35.18M

6. Ray (I) (2004)

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

7.7
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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.

Director: Taylor Hackford | Stars: Jamie Foxx, Regina King, Kerry Washington, Clifton Powell

Votes: 115,702 | Gross: $75.31M

7. 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.

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

Votes: 24,955 | Gross: $2.85M

8. 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 »

Director: Uli Edel | Stars: Natja Brunckhorst, Eberhard Auriga, Peggy Bussieck, Lothar Chamski

Votes: 16,719

9. The Panic in Needle Park (1971)

PG | 110 min | Drama

7.1
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Follows the lives of heroin addicts who frequent "Needle Park" in New York City.

Director: Jerry Schatzberg | Stars: Al Pacino, Kitty Winn, Alan Vint, Richard Bright

Votes: 12,362

10. 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.

Director: Lili Fini Zanuck | Stars: Jason Patric, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Sam Elliott, Max Perlich

Votes: 6,510 | Gross: $7.24M

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

Approved | 145 min | Adventure, Drama, War

6.5
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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.

Director: Martin Ritt | Stars: Richard Beymer, Diane Baker, Corinne Calvet, Fred Clark

Votes: 384

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.

Director: Larry Clark | Stars: James Woods, Melanie Griffith, Vincent Kartheiser, Natasha Gregson Wagner

Votes: 7,410 | Gross: $1.03M

13. Bijitâ 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.

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

Votes: 12,627

14. American Pop (1981)

R | 96 min | Animation, Drama, Music

7.2
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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.

Director: Ralph Bakshi | Stars: Mews Small, Ron Thompson, Jerry Holland, Lisa Jane Persky

Votes: 3,312

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.

Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Treat Williams, Jerry Orbach, Richard Foronjy, Don Billett

Votes: 5,494

16. Inner Demons (2014)

Not Rated | 85 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.2
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35 Metascore

A reality television crew, whose show features stories about drug addicts, finds that their 16-year-old junkie for their latest episode might actually not be fighting addiction, but a demonic force gripping her soul.

Director: Seth Grossman | Stars: Lara Vosburgh, Morgan McClellan, Kate Whitney, Brian Flaherty

Votes: 1,818

17. Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! (2015)

139 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

7.7
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Detective Byomkesh Bakshy is set in the 2nd World War torn Calcutta during the 1940s. Enter a magical world of nostalgia and 'Expect the Unexpected'.

Director: Dibakar Banerjee | Stars: Sushant Singh Rajput, Anand Tiwari, Neeraj Kabi, Divya Menon

Votes: 11,491 | Gross: $0.58M

18. It's Not My Fault and I Don't Care Anyway (2017)

96 min | Drama

5.6
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A rich and famous self-help guru's controversial philosophy of extreme selfishness is put to the ultimate test when his only daughter is kidnapped and held for ransom.

Director: Chris Craddock | Stars: Alan Thicke, Quinton Aaron, Leah Doz, Valerie Planche

Votes: 63

19. 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 »

Director: Barbet Schroeder | Stars: Mimsy Farmer, Klaus Grünberg, Heinz Engelmann, Michel Chanderli

Votes: 1,712

20. 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.

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

Votes: 1,531

21. Black Metal Veins (2012 Video)

92 min | Documentary

6.4
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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: 271

22. 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.

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

Votes: 549 | Gross: $1.51M

23. 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: 484 | Gross: $0.06M

24. 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 »

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

Votes: 2,036 | Gross: $0.20M

25. 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 »

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

Votes: 516

26. El pico (1983)

105 min | Drama

6.8
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Bilbao, 1980. A right-wing Civil Guard Commander discovers that his 17-year-old son Paco, who he hopes to enter Military Academy, is a heroin addict like Urko, Paco's best friend and the ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 480

27. Bicho de Sete Cabeças (2000)

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 »

Director: Laís Bodanzky | Stars: Rodrigo Santoro, Othon Bastos, Cássia Kis Magro, Dani Nefussi

Votes: 3,468

28. Die Schulmädchen vom Treffpunkt Zoo (1979)

96 min | Comedy, Drama

5.2
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Follows the experiences of Petra and her friends as they reach the final year at high school.

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

Votes: 119

29. Engelen (2009)

97 min | Drama

6.8
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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 »

Director: Margreth Olin | Stars: Maria Bonnevie, Gunilla Röör, Antti Reini, Benjamin Helstad

Votes: 682

30. 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.

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

Votes: 804 | Gross: $0.00M

31. The Unraveling (I) (2015)

85 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

7.1
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Michael's heroin addiction is beginning to test his limits, but when he is kidnapped and taken into the woods, he soon discovers just how far those limits will go.

Director: Thomas Jakobsen | Stars: Zack Gold, Jason Tobias, Bennett Viso, Bob Turton

Votes: 22

32. 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.

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

Votes: 359

33. Gringo (1985)

R | 95 min | Drama

6.2
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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 Spacely, Steven Shingles, Claude du Sorbier, Eddie

Votes: 179

34. Dusty and Sweets McGee (1971)

R | 92 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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A "straight" couple dabbles in drugs and become heroin addicts.

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

Votes: 104

35. Kiss the Girls Goodbye (1997)

94 min | Horror

6.0
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Overbearing mom causes Carl's sociopathic behavior.

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

Votes: 56

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

90 min | Documentary, Music

8.0
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76 Metascore

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

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

Votes: 188

37. Queensryche: Operation Livecrime (1991 Video)

64 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama

9.1
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US heavy metal band Queensrÿche performs live their classic 1988 concept album Operation: Mindcrime in this concert film.

Director: Wayne Isham | Stars: Queensryche, Geoff Tate, Chris De Garmo, Michael Wilton

Votes: 100

38. 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: 27

39. Sweetheart Deal (2017)

Documentary | Post-production

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Directors: Elisa Levine, Gabriel Miller

40. Atlanta (2004)

120 min | Drama

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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.

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

Votes: 42

41. Cold Turkey (2001 TV Movie)

Documentary

7.3
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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: 45

42. Long ge (2007)

105 min | Documentary

7.7
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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: 18

43. Droga sterco di Dio (1989)

Documentary

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Director: Stelvio Massi

Votes: 12

44. 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 »

Director: Rick Alyea | Stars: Richard de Klerk, Jovanna Burke, Rich Johnson, Heather Feeney

Votes: 80

45. Strung Out (2015)

111 min | Documentary

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This film tells the story of a group of young women living on the street, casualties of heroin and prostitution. Robbed of their childhood, they now find themselves trapped in a spiral of ... See full summary »

Director: Nirit Aharoni

46. Dysgenesis (2015)

12 min | Short, Drama, Horror

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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.

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

47. 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 »

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

48. The Wooden Doll (2012)

14 min | Short, Drama

9.8
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A journey of a disillusioned young girls struggles and addiction to narcotics, we see how she deteriorates as a person.

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

Votes: 6

49. Qualquer Lugar (2002)

15 min | Short, Drama, Romance

6.2
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"Anywhere" tells the tempestuous love story between a rich photographer and an underground artist.

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

Votes: 17

50. Addicted in Afghanistan (2009)

78 min | Documentary

7.6
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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 »

Director: Jawed Taiman

Votes: 38