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1. Rectify (2013– )

60 min | Drama

8.4
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Daniel Holden must put his life back together after serving 19 years on Georgia's Death Row before DNA evidence calls his conviction into question.

Creator: Ray McKinnon | Stars: Aden Young, J. Smith-Cameron, Clayne Crawford, Luke Kirby

2. Jumper (2008)

PG-13 | 88 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.0
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35 Metascore

A teenager with teleportation abilities suddenly finds himself in the middle of an ancient war between those like him and their sworn annihilators.

Writers: David S. Goyer, Jim Uhls, Simon Kinberg, Steven Gould | Director: Doug Liman | Stars: Hayden Christensen, Samuel L. Jackson, Jamie Bell, Rachel Bilson

3. Sweet Home Alabama (2002)

PG-13 | 108 min | Comedy, Romance

6.1
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45 Metascore

A young woman with a Southern background runs away from her husband in Alabama and reinvents herself as a New York socialite.

Writers: Douglas J. Eboch, C. Jay Cox | Director: Andy Tennant | Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Patrick Dempsey, Josh Lucas, Candice Bergen

4. The Roommate (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 91 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

4.8
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23 Metascore

College student Sara finds that her new roommate Rebecca has an obsession with her, which quickly turns violent.

Writers: Sonny Mallhi, Nick Bylsma, Chris Bylsma, Richard Robertson | Director: Christian E. Christiansen | Stars: Minka Kelly, Leighton Meester, Cam Gigandet, Aly Michalka

5. Young Adult (2011)

R | 94 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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71 Metascore

Soon after her divorce, a fiction writer returns to her home in small-town Minnesota, looking to rekindle a romance with her ex-boyfriend, who is now happily married and has a newborn daughter.

Writer: Diablo Cody | Director: Jason Reitman | Stars: Charlize Theron, Patrick Wilson, Patton Oswalt, Elizabeth Reaser

6. Beautiful Girls (1996)

R | 112 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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64 Metascore

A piano player at a crossroads in his life returns home to his friends and their own problems with life and love.

Writer: Scott Rosenberg | Director: Ted Demme | Stars: Matt Dillon, Timothy Hutton, Noah Emmerich, Annabeth Gish

7. The Majestic (2001)

PG | 152 min | Drama

6.9
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27 Metascore

Set in 1951, a blacklisted Hollywood writer gets into a car accident, loses his memory and settles down in a small town where he is mistaken for a long-lost son.

Writer: Michael Sloane | Director: Frank Darabont | Stars: Jim Carrey, Martin Landau, Bob Balaban, Jeffrey DeMunn

8. All the Right Moves (1983)

R | 91 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

5.9
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62 Metascore

A high school footballer desperate for a scholarship and his headstrong coach clash in a dying Pennsylvania steel town.

Writers: Pat Jordan, Michael Kane | Director: Michael Chapman | Stars: Tom Cruise, Lea Thompson, Craig T. Nelson, Charles Cioffi

9. Boogeyman (2005)

PG-13 | 89 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

4.1
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32 Metascore

A young man tries to deal with the childhood terror that has affected his life.

Writers: Eric Kripke, Juliet Snowden, Stiles White | Director: Stephen Kay | Stars: Barry Watson, Emily Deschanel, Lucy Lawless, Skye McCole Bartusiak

10. The Woodsman (2004)

R | 87 min | Drama

7.3
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72 Metascore

A child molester returns to his hometown after 12 years in prison and attempts to start a new life.

Writers: Steven Fechter, Nicole Kassell | Director: Nicole Kassell | Stars: Kevin Bacon, Kyra Sedgwick, Mos Def, David Alan Grier

11. Taking Chance (2009 TV Movie)

77 min | Drama, War

7.5
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Based on real-life events, Lt. Col. Michael Strobl, a volunteer military escort officer, accompanies the body of 19-year-old Marine Chance Phelps back to his hometown of Dubois, Wyoming.

Writers: Michael Strobl, Ross Katz | Director: Ross Katz | Stars: Kevin Bacon, Tom Aldredge, Nicholas Art, Blanche Baker

12. October Road (2007–2008)

43 min | Drama, Mystery

7.5
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An author returns to his hometown to face the people whom he based his book on.

Creators: Josh Appelbaum, André Nemec, Scott Rosenberg | Stars: Bryan Greenberg, Laura Prepon, Brad William Henke, Geoff Stults

13. Pure Country (1992)

PG | 112 min | Drama, Music, Romance

6.8
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Dusty Chandler (Strait) is a super star in the country music world, but his shows have the style of a '70s rock concert. One day he takes a walk - out of his overdone concerts to find his ... See full summary »

Writer: Rex McGee | Director: Christopher Cain | Stars: George Strait, Lesley Ann Warren, Isabel Glasser, Kyle Chandler

14. Some Came Running (1958)

Approved | 137 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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In the post-war, the alcoholic and bitter veteran military and former writer Dave Hirsch returns from Chicago to his hometown Parkman, Indiana. He is followed by Ginnie Moorehead, a vulgar ... See full summary »

Writers: James Jones, John Patrick, Arthur Sheekman | Director: Vincente Minnelli | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Shirley MacLaine, Martha Hyer

15. Magic (1978)

R | 107 min | Horror, Thriller

6.8
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A ventriloquist is at the mercy of his vicious dummy while he tries to renew a romance with his high school sweetheart.

Writer: William Goldman | Director: Richard Attenborough | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Ann-Margret, Burgess Meredith, Ed Lauter

16. As It Is in Heaven (2004)

132 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.6
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A successful international conductor suddenly interrupts his career and returns alone to his childhood village in Norrland, in the far north of Sweden.It doesn't take long before he is ... See full summary »

Writers: Anders Nyberg, Ola Olsson, Carin Pollak, Kay Pollak, Margaretha Pollak | Director: Kay Pollak | Stars: Michael Nyqvist, Frida Hallgren, Helen Sjöholm, Lennart Jähkel

17. A Return to Salem's Lot (1987)

R | 101 min | Horror

4.2
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A man and his son vacation to the quiet vampire populated town of Salem's Lot.

Writers: Stephen King, Larry Cohen, James Dixon | Director: Larry Cohen | Stars: Michael Moriarty, Samuel Fuller, Ricky Addison Reed, Andrew Duggan

18. On the Town (1949)

Passed | 98 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.7
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Three sailors on a day of shore leave in New York City look for fun and romance before their twenty-four hours are up.

Writers: Adolph Green, Betty Comden, Jerome Robbins | Directors: Stanley Donen, Gene Kelly | Stars: Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Betty Garrett, Ann Miller

19. 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

20. Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael (1990)

PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy, Drama

5.8
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A small town prepares for the homecoming of superstar Roxy Carmichael, as does a young outsider, who believes Roxy is her mother.

Writer: Karen Leigh Hopkins | Director: Jim Abrahams | Stars: Winona Ryder, Jeff Daniels, Laila Robins, Thomas Wilson Brown

21. Pinky (1949)

Approved | 102 min | Drama

7.3
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A light-skinned African American woman falls in love with a white doctor, though he is unaware of her true race.

Writers: Cid Ricketts Sumner, Philip Dunne, Dudley Nichols | Directors: Elia Kazan, John Ford | Stars: Jeanne Crain, Ethel Barrymore, Ethel Waters, William Lundigan

22. Return to Two Moon Junction (1995)

R | 96 min | Drama, Romance

2.9
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A New York fashion model returns to her hometown in Georgia where she strikes up a lustful tryst with a handsome sculptor.

Writers: Zalman King, MacGregor Douglas, Dyanne Asimow | Director: Farhad Mann | Stars: Melinda Clarke, John Clayton Schafer, Louise Fletcher, Wendy Davis

23. Texasville (1990)

R | 123 min | Drama

6.0
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Summer, 1984: 30 years after Duane captained the high school football team and Jacy was homecoming queen, this Texas town near Wichita Falls prepares for its centennial. Oil prices are down... See full summary »

Writers: Larry McMurtry, Peter Bogdanovich | Director: Peter Bogdanovich | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Cybill Shepherd, Timothy Bottoms, Harvey Christiansen

24. Junior Bonner (1972)

PG | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Western

6.8
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Ace Bonner returns to Arizona several years after he abandoned his family, Junior Bonner is a wild young man. Against the typical rodeo championship, family drama erupts.

Writer: Jeb Rosebrook | Director: Sam Peckinpah | Stars: Steve McQueen, Robert Preston, Ida Lupino, Ben Johnson

25. Any Day Now (1998–2002)

60 min | Drama

8.0
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Mary Elizabeth, an outgoing white girl, and Rene, a shy black girl, become close friends as they grow up in 1960's Alabama. Their friendship comes to an end, however, when Mary Elizabeth (... See full summary »

Creator: Nancy Miller | Stars: Annie Potts, Lorraine Toussaint, Mae Middleton, Shari Dyon Perry

26. Parked (III) (2010)

94 min | Drama

6.9
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47 Metascore

Fred Daly returns to Ireland with nowhere to live but his car. Then dope-smoking 21-year-old Cathal parks beside him, and brightens up his lonely world. Encouraged by Cathal, Fred meets ... See full summary »

Writer: Ciaran Creagh | Director: Darragh Byrne | Stars: Colm Meaney, Colin Morgan, Milka Ahlroth, Stuart Graham

27. Dogtown (1997)

99 min | Drama, Romance

5.6
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Philip Van Horn, who left his small town a long time ago to become a Hollywood actor and hasn't had any success at that, returns to the town for a visit. There he is uniformally met like ... See full summary »

Writer: George Hickenlooper | Director: George Hickenlooper | Stars: Rory Cochrane, David Shackelford, Trevor St. John, Price Carson

28. Personal Velocity: Three Portraits (2002)

R | 86 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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70 Metascore

Three women's escapes from their afflicted lives. Each struggles to flee from the men who confine their personal freedom.

Writer: Rebecca Miller | Director: Rebecca Miller | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, Parker Posey, Fairuza Balk, John Ventimiglia

29. My Winnipeg (2007)

80 min | Documentary, Comedy, Drama

7.7
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84 Metascore

Fact, fantasy and memory are woven seamlessly together in this portrait of film-maker Guy Maddin's home town of Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Writers: Guy Maddin, George Toles | Director: Guy Maddin | Stars: Darcy Fehr, Ann Savage, Louis Negin, Amy Stewart

30. Solstorm (2007)

103 min | Mystery, Thriller

5.0
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While in a party promoted by her chief and friend Måns Wenngren, the fiscal attorney, Rebecka Martinsson, receives a call from her former sister-in-law, Sanna Strandgård, telling that her ... See full summary »

Writers: Klas Abrahamsson, Jimmy Lagnefors, Åsa Larsson | Director: Leif Lindblom | Stars: Izabella Scorupco, Mikael Persbrandt, Jakob Eklund, Krister Henriksson

31. All the Way Home (1963)

97 min | Drama

7.4
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In the early 1900's Tennessee, a loving family undergoes the shock of the father's sudden, accidental death. The widow and her young son must endure the heartache of life following the ... See full summary »

Writers: Tad Mosel, James Agee, Philip H. Reisman Jr. | Director: Alex Segal | Stars: Jean Simmons, Robert Preston, Pat Hingle, Aline MacMahon

32. The Last Harbor (2010)

Mystery, Thriller

4.2
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A cop on the verge is sent to his small hometown to shape up. When a girl no one cares about goes missing, his slow recovery ends abruptly.

Writers: Paul Epstein, Rand Marsh | Director: Paul Epstein | Stars: Wade Williams, Samaire Armstrong, Tracey Needham, Jeff Barry

33. Violets Are Blue... (1986)

PG-13 | 88 min | Drama, Romance

5.7
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Young love may endure in your heart and one day re-ignite, but reality may soon dowse the flames.

Writer: Naomi Foner | Director: Jack Fisk | Stars: Sissy Spacek, Kevin Kline, Bonnie Bedelia, John Kellogg

34. Hearts of Fire (1987)

R | 95 min | Drama, Music, Musical

4.4
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A reclusive musician, once a huge rock star, takes a young female protegee. While on a tour she meets a younger, more popular rocker and switches her loyalties.

Writers: Joe Eszterhas, Scott Richardson | Director: Richard Marquand | Stars: Bob Dylan, Fiona, Rupert Everett, Julian Glover

35. Deadly Circuit (1983)

120 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.2
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Beauvoir, lonely, aging private detective, is put on the bloody track of beautiful Catherine Leiris who kills and robs her rich husband(s) on their wedding night. Although he never ... See full summary »

Writers: Michel Audiard, Jacques Audiard, Marc Behm | Director: Claude Miller | Stars: Michel Serrault, Isabelle Adjani, Guy Marchand, Stéphane Audran

36. The Lake (1998 TV Movie)

95 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.4
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A nurse returns to her home town to care for her dying father, and finds everyone she knows there has undergone a bizarre personality change.

Writers: J.D. Feigelson, Alan Brennert | Director: David Jackson | Stars: Yasmine Bleeth, Linden Ashby, Stanley Anderson, Haley Joel Osment

37. Neil Young Journeys (2011)

PG | 87 min | Documentary, Music

6.5
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74 Metascore

Neil Young returns to his birth Canadian province of Ontario to revisit his old haunts and to perform in Toronto's vintage Massey Hall.

Director: Jonathan Demme | Star: Neil Young

38. I Love You Again (1940)

Passed | 99 min | Comedy, Romance

7.5
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Boring businessman Larry Wilson recovers from amnesia and discovers he's really a con man...and loves his soon-to-be-ex wife.

Writers: Leon Gordon, Maurine Dallas Watkins, Octavus Roy Cohen, Charles Lederer, George Oppenheimer, Harry Kurnitz | Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Frank McHugh, Edmund Lowe

39. Earthwork (2009)

PG | 93 min | Drama

8.2
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53 Metascore

In 1994, real-life crop artist Stan Herd traveled from Kansas to Manhattan's Upper West Side to create a massive environmental artwork on land owned by Donald Trump. The multi-acre artwork ... See full summary »

Writer: Chris Ordal | Director: Chris Ordal | Stars: John Hawkes, Bruce MacVittie, Chris Bachand, Scott Allegrucci

40. Children of Nature (1991)

82 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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Old Thorgeir must leave his home far off in the Icelandic 'countryside' and move into a home for senior citizens in Reykjavik. There he meets an old friend from his childhood, Stella. ... See full summary »

Writers: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson, Einar Guðmundsson | Director: Friðrik Þór Friðriksson | Stars: Gísli Halldórsson, Sigríður Hagalín, Baldvin Halldórsson, Björn Karlsson

41. Mafioso (1962)

Not Rated | 105 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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88 Metascore

When a good-natured factory supervisor living in Milan with his Northern wife returns to his native Sicily, a decades' old oath forces him to fulfill a nightmarish obligation.

Writers: Rafael Azcona, Bruno Caruso, Marco Ferreri, Agenore Incrocci, Furio Scarpelli | Director: Alberto Lattuada | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Norma Bengell, Gabriella Conti, Ugo Attanasio

42. Prodigal Sons (2008)

Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary

7.2
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74 Metascore

Filmmaker Kimberly Reed returns home for her high school reunion, ready to reintroduce herself to the small town as a transgender woman and hoping for reconciliation with her long estranged... See full summary »

Director: Kimberly Reed | Stars: Kimberly Reed, Carol McKerrow, Marc McKerrow, Claire Jones

43. Where Soldiers Come From (2011)

Documentary

7.0
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58 Metascore

A documentary that chronicles four years in the lives of childhood friends as they enter a faraway war.

Director: Heather Courtney

44. Oliver's Travels (1995 TV Mini-Series)

250 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.9
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After his job is terminated, a humanities professor and puzzle addict joins forces with a woman PC to travel the country while solving a cold case murder.

Stars: Alan Bates, Sinéad Cusack, Bill Paterson, Morgan Jones

45. Ploning (2008)

106 min | Drama, Romance

5.4
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Ploning, is a story of one mans search for the enigmatic woman who has deeply wounded him in the past... See full synopsis »

Writers: Dante Nico Garcia, Benjamin Lingan | Director: Dante Nico Garcia | Stars: Judy Ann Santos, Gina Pareño, Mylene Dizon, Meryll Soriano

46. Playboy: The Complete Anna Nicole Smith (2000 Video)

Unrated | 75 min | Documentary

5.6
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Writer: Chris Lamson | Directors: Scott Allen, Jay Brown, Steve Silas | Stars: Anna Nicole Smith, Donald Hogan, Daniel Smith, Joann Hughes

47. Krásno (2014)

Comedy, Crime

6.5
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Writers: Martin Finger, Ondrej Sokol, Petr Vydra | Director: Ondrej Sokol | Stars: Ondrej Sokol, Martin Finger, Jana Krausová, Karel Roden

48. Fall Guy (1982)

109 min | Comedy, Romance

7.0
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Aging Kamata movie star "Gin-chan" Ginshiro (Morio Kazama) is filming a story about Samurai in Imperial Japan at the start of the Meiji... See full synopsis »

Writer: Kôhei Tsuka | Director: Kinji Fukasaku | Stars: Keiko Matsuzaka, Morio Kazama, Mitsuru Hirata, Chika Takami

49. The Lake (1999)

91 min | Thriller, Mystery

4.7
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A thriller set in a Swedish village. Lisa comes back from London to sell a house left to her by her father. He mysteriously disappeared in the forest in the winter and is presumed dead in ... See full summary »

Writer: Hans Iveberg | Director: Hans Åke Gabrielsson | Stars: Regina Lund, Mats Rudal, Björn Gedda, Fredrik Hammar

50. Johnny Firecloud (1975)

R | 99 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.3
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Young American Indian gets out of the army and returns home to find his tribe victimized by a white rancher.

Writer: Wilton Denmark | Director: William Allen Castleman | Stars: Victor Mohica, Ralph Meeker, David Canary, Frank DeKova