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1. The Walking Dead (2010– )

TV-MA | 44 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

8.6
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Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes leads a group of survivors in a world overrun by the walking dead. Fighting the dead, fearing the living.

Stars: Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Melissa McBride, Chandler Riggs

Votes: 644,340

2. 2 Broke Girls (2011– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

6.8
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Two young women waitressing at a greasy spoon diner strike up an unlikely friendship in the hopes of launching a successful business - if only they can raise the cash.

Stars: Kat Dennings, Beth Behrs, Garrett Morris, Jonathan Kite

Votes: 72,464

3. American History X (1998)

R | 119 min | Crime, Drama

8.6
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62 Metascore

A former neo-nazi skinhead tries to prevent his younger brother from going down the same wrong path that he did.

Director: Tony Kaye | Stars: Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly D'Angelo, Jennifer Lien

Votes: 790,984 | Gross: $6.71M

4. Crash (I) (2004)

R | 112 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.9
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69 Metascore

Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption.

Director: Paul Haggis | Stars: Don Cheadle, Sandra Bullock, Thandie Newton, Karina Arroyave

Votes: 363,281 | Gross: $54.56M

5. Falling Down (1993)

R | 113 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.6
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56 Metascore

A borderline personality disordered defense worker frustrated with the various flaws he sees in society, begins to psychotically and violently lash out against them.

Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Michael Douglas, Robert Duvall, Barbara Hershey, Rachel Ticotin

Votes: 136,346 | Gross: $40.90M

6. Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004)

R | 88 min | Adventure, Comedy

7.1
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64 Metascore

An Asian-American office worker and his Indian stoner friend embark on a quest to satisfy their desire for White Castle burgers.

Director: Danny Leiner | Stars: John Cho, Kal Penn, Ethan Embry, Rob Tinkler

Votes: 156,270 | Gross: $18.23M

7. Bullet to the Head (2012)

R | 92 min | Action, Thriller

5.7
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48 Metascore

After watching their respective partners die, a New Orleans hitman and a Washington D.C. detective form an alliance in order to bring down their common enemy.

Director: Walter Hill | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Momoa, Christian Slater, Sung Kang

Votes: 39,493 | Gross: $9.48M

8. Stand Up Guys (2012)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Crime, Thriller

6.5
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41 Metascore

A pair of aging stickup men try to get the old gang back together for one last hurrah before one of the guys takes his last assignment - to kill his comrade.

Director: Fisher Stevens | Stars: Al Pacino, Christopher Walken, Alan Arkin, Julianna Margulies

Votes: 45,417 | Gross: $3.30M

9. Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)

R | 104 min | Adventure, Comedy

6.6
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57 Metascore

The morning they return from their White Castle road trip, Harold and Kumar decide to go to Amsterdam because Harold doesn't want to wait ten days to see Maria again. On the plane, Kumar ... See full summary »

Directors: Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg | Stars: John Cho, Kal Penn, Neil Patrick Harris, Rob Corddry

Votes: 114,625 | Gross: $38.09M

10. Starsky & Hutch (2004)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Crime

6.1
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55 Metascore

Two streetwise cops bust criminals in their red-and-white Ford Torino with the help of police snitch called Huggy Bear.

Director: Todd Phillips | Stars: Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Snoop Dogg, Vince Vaughn

Votes: 121,387 | Gross: $88.20M

11. Bad Lieutenant (1992)

NC-17 | 96 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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67 Metascore

While investigating a young nun's rape, a corrupt New York City police detective, with a serious drug and gambling addiction, tries to change his ways and find forgiveness.

Director: Abel Ferrara | Stars: Harvey Keitel, Victor Argo, Paul Calderon, Leonard L. Thomas

Votes: 29,909 | Gross: $2.00M

12. A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas (2011)

R | 90 min | Adventure, Comedy

6.3
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61 Metascore

Six years after their Guantanamo Bay adventure, stoner buds Harold Lee and Kumar Patel cause a holiday fracas by inadvertently burning down Harold's father-in-law's prize Christmas tree.

Director: Todd Strauss-Schulson | Stars: Kal Penn, John Cho, Neil Patrick Harris, Patton Oswalt

Votes: 55,427 | Gross: $35.03M

13. Crossing Over (2009)

R | 113 min | Drama

6.8
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38 Metascore

Crossing Over is a multi-character canvas about immigrants of different nationalities struggling to achieve legal status in Los Angeles. The film deals with the border, document fraud, the ... See full summary »

Director: Wayne Kramer | Stars: Harrison Ford, Ashley Judd, Ray Liotta, Jim Sturgess

Votes: 19,735 | Gross: $0.45M

14. Beyond the Law (1993)

R | 108 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.6
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An undercover cop joins a murderous, arms-dealing biker gang to try to put them behind bars.

Director: Larry Ferguson | Stars: Charlie Sheen, Linda Fiorentino, Michael Madsen, Courtney B. Vance

Votes: 4,881

15. The Perfect Weapon (1991)

R | 83 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.0
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Jeff, a young delinquent, is enrolled by his father in a kenpo school, in the hopes of teaching the boy some self-discipline. Years later, Jeff's mentor, Kim, is being threatened by one of ... See full summary »

Director: Mark DiSalle | Stars: Jeff Speakman, John Dye, Mako, James Hong

Votes: 2,635 | Gross: $14.06M

16. Rocket Science (2007)

R | 101 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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73 Metascore

Looking for answers to life's big questions, a stuttering boy joins his high school debate team.

Director: Jeffrey Blitz | Stars: Reece Thompson, Anna Kendrick, Nicholas D'Agosto, Utkarsh Ambudkar

Votes: 11,708 | Gross: $0.71M

17. The People I've Slept With (2012)

89 min | Comedy

4.9
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45 Metascore

The People I've Slept With - a promiscuous woman who finds herself with an unplanned pregnancy and needs to figure out who the baby daddy is...NOW. Angela Yang loves sex. She loves it so ... See full summary »

Director: Quentin Lee | Stars: Karin Anna Cheung, Wilson Cruz, Archie Kao, Lynn Chen

Votes: 576

18. All-American Girl (1994–1995)

30 min | Comedy

6.7
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Based around the stand-up routines of comedian Margaret Cho, this series looked at the culture clashes that occured between a traditional Korean mother and her fully Americanized daughter. ... See full summary »

Stars: Margaret Cho, Amy Hill, Jodi Long, Clyde Kusatsu

Votes: 299

19. Silver City (2004)

R | 128 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

6.1
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47 Metascore

The discovery of a corpse threatens to unravel a bumbling local politician's campaign for governor of Colorado.

Director: John Sayles | Stars: Chris Cooper, Thora Birch, Maria Bello, Billy Zane

Votes: 3,489 | Gross: $1.02M

20. Book of Swords (2007)

Action, Drama, Fantasy

4.4
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An Asian cop returns to Chicago to revenge his brother's death, only to come up against a psycho threesome on a killing spree.

Director: Peter Allen | Stars: Ho-Sung Pak, Liesl Lombardo, Richard Divizio, Taimak

Votes: 204

21. Luminarias (2000)

R | 100 min | Comedy, Romance

3.6
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41 Metascore

Four professional women meet at an East Los Angeles restaurant called Luminarias to share secrets about their careers, love, family, and sex.

Director: José Luis Valenzuela | Stars: Evelina Fernández, Scott Bakula, Cheech Marin, Robert Beltran

Votes: 509 | Gross: $0.43M

22. Happy Hollowdays (2016)

Drama, Family | Filming

What are the ingredients to a perfect life ? Three sisters explore their relationships with their family , their boyfriends, with one another and with themselves in the backdrop of a family holiday.

Director: JenniVere | Stars: JenniVere, Amy Chang, Ann Marie Yoo, Geoff Lee

23. West 32nd (2007)

86 min | Crime, Drama

6.4
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A lawyer gets mixed up with Korean gangsters in New York City.

Director: Michael Kang | Stars: John Cho, Jun Kim, Jun-ho Jeong, Grace Park

Votes: 442

24. A Thousand Men and a Baby (1997 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama

6.7
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A baby in a foreign land is adopted by the men on a U.S. Navy ship and brought to America.

Director: Marcus Cole | Stars: Richard Thomas, Gerald McRaney, Jonathan Banks, Doris Roberts

Votes: 110

25. Close Call (2004)

93 min | Action, Crime, Drama

4.1
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In Los Angeles, the young Jenny has a nice childhood with her Korean parents Joanne and David Kim. However, after the divorce of her parents, the judge gives her custody to her selfish ... See full summary »

Director: Jimmy Lee | Stars: Annie Lee, Philip Moon, Jan Devereaux, Jeff Fahey

Votes: 114

26. Off and Running (2009)

76 min | Documentary

6.4
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68 Metascore

With white Jewish lesbians for parents and two adopted brothers - one mixed-race and one Korean-Brooklyn teen Avery grew up in a unique and loving household. But when her curiosity about ... See full summary »

Director: Nicole Opper

Votes: 104 | Gross: $0.02M

27. Street Soldiers (1991)

R | Action

5.1
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When the J.P.'s sadistic leader Priest gets out of prison, he learns that his former lover has fallen for the leader of the Tigers. Both rival gangs declares an all-out gang war.

Director: Lee Harry | Stars: Jun Chong, Jeff Rector, David Homb, Johnathan Gorman

Votes: 92

28. ANNIE: It's the Hard-Knock Life, from Script to Stage (2013 TV Movie)

56 min | Documentary, Family, Music

7.5
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It's the Hard-Knock Life is a feature length documentary that provides an insider's look at the Tony-nominated revival of the musical Annie. The film documents the production through the ... See full summary »

Director: Joshua Seftel | Stars: Andy Blankenbuehler, Lilla Crawford, Madi Rae DiPietro, Katie Finneran

Votes: 30

29. The Rose of Sharon (2006)

Drama, Family

7.2
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Mina Sohn is a Christian, Korean woman living in Los Angeles. She runs a flower shop for a living and ministers to those around as her calling. When a young, Jewish lawyer shows up in need ... See full summary »

Director: Elliott Hong | Stars: Annie Lee, Paul Galliano, Sun Ja Choi, Ed Flanagan

Votes: 17

30. Who Are the DeBolts? [And Where Did They Get 19 Kids?] (1977)

72 min | Documentary, Biography

7.4
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Dorothy and Bob DeBolt's tale of the struggles and joys involved in their 19 adopted children, many of who are physically disabled war orphans.

Director: John Korty | Stars: Kim Atwood, Marty Atwood, Mike Atwood, Mimi Atwood

Votes: 141

31. I'm the One That I Want (2000)

Unrated | 96 min | Documentary, Comedy

7.5
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81 Metascore

November, 1999, Margaret Cho is home in San Francisco at the Warfield Theater. Cho structures her monologue loosely on her professional life's trajectory: doing stand-up, cast in an ABC-TV ... See full summary »

Director: Lionel Coleman | Star: Margaret Cho

Votes: 1,078 | Gross: $1.21M

32. Notorious C.H.O. (2002)

95 min | Documentary, Comedy

7.0
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66 Metascore

A film of Margaret Cho's one-woman stand-up show, in which she presents her take on modern sexual topics and minority issues.

Director: Lorene Machado | Star: Margaret Cho

Votes: 912 | Gross: $1.03M

33. Barrier Device (2002)

26 min | Short, Drama

7.2
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A Korean-American researcher for a female condom study (Sandra Oh) loses all objectivity when she realizes that one of her subjects (Suzy Nakamura) is dating her ex and begins to pursue a friendship with the subject.

Director: Grace Lee | Stars: Sandra Oh, Suzy Nakamura, Melinda Peterson, Jonathan Liebhold

Votes: 62

34. Yellow (I) (1998)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.0
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Eight friends in Los Angeles spend their last evening together as they face graduation from high school and the onset of their adult lives. One of them gets in unexpected trouble when he ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Chan Lee | Stars: David Zaugh, James Boobar, Burt Bulos, Ray Chang

Votes: 194

35. Ernie and Master Kim (1989)

90 min | Action

6.2
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Master Kim is an immigrant who runs a Tae-kwon-do gym where he teaches American kids martial arts. Disguised as a businessman, Alex is secretly trafficking drugs. Federal agent Harvard Pak ... See full summary »

Director: Ki-nam Nam | Stars: Sung-il Shin, Bobby Kim, Ernie Reyes Jr.

Votes: 14

36. Going Home (I) (2009)

73 min | Documentary

8.5
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A Jewish raised Korean adoptee from Manhattan undertakes a profound journey in hopes of discovering his birth family in Seoul.

Director: Jason Hoffmann | Stars: Jason Hoffmann, Mikyung Kim, Anthony Hoffmann, Nadine Hoffmann

Votes: 12

37. Invisible Light (2003)

Drama

5.0
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The film is counterbalanced between two interrelated parts. The first part takes place in Los Angeles, and is centered around a Korean female student, Gah-in, who is studying in the US. She... See full summary »

Director: Gina Kim | Stars: Yoon Sun Choi, Sun-jin Lee, Chan Jung, Eric Kim

Votes: 53

38. WOW Unleashed (2001 Video)

Action, Comedy, Sport

7.0
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David McLane's WOW Women of Wrestling promotion makes their lone voyage onto PPV with a double main event. First, Terri Gold attempts to regain the WOW Title from Danger. In the second, "... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Hecker | Stars: Elle Alexander, Sarah Bellum, Bobbi Billard, Patty Bunya-Ananta

Votes: 15

39. Snapshot: Six Months of the Korean American Male (2008)

4 min | Short

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Beginning and ending on April 16, 2007, Snapshot looks at a six-month period during which several Korean American men-John Cho, James Kim, Yul Kwon and Seung-Hui Cho--figured prominently in... See full summary »

Director: Valerie Soe | Stars: John Cho, Seung-hui Cho, James Kim, Yul Kwon

40. Femme Fatal (2007)

94 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.7
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A gorgeous movie star invites four men to a party to choose her lover. However, they start being killed and the situation gets out of control.

Director: Kyeong-hun Kang | Stars: Ji-won Ye, Won-hie Lim, Hie-bong Jo, No-shik Park

Votes: 125

41. The Queen (2010)

8 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

5.1
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Bobby, a Korean-American teenage outcast, is working at his parents dry cleaners on prom weekend. When the prom queen and her boyfriend, stop by with their dress and tuxedo, Bobby has his own prom to remember.

Director: Christina Choe | Stars: Kay Choe, Tamir Kapelian, Jenson Smith, Sean G. Tarjyoto

Votes: 61

42. Shift (2006)

36 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

7.9
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A young struggling actor works the night shift of a mailroom and enters an industrial world dominated by rage and exhaustion that he will never forget.

Director: Jonathan Yi | Stars: Aldous Davidson, Al Thompson, Russ Russo, Tim O'Malley

Votes: 36

43. In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee (2010)

64 min | Documentary, Family, History

7.8
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In the 1960s just before being adopted from a Korean orphanage by an American family, my identity was switched with another girl named Cha Jung Hee. I was told to keep the switch a secret, ... See full summary »

Director: Deann Borshay | Star: Deann Borshay

Votes: 23

44. Works of Art (2010)

19 min | Short, Comedy, Romance

6.4
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Meet Art Hahn (Paul Juhn), whose days are a blur of demoralizing auditions and bleak temp jobs--Art Hahn is just one actor numbed by the New York struggle. One day, an unusual proposition ... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Pang | Stars: Paul Juhn, Sara Song, Ken Leung, Caitlin Miller

Votes: 18

45. On the Rocks (2006)

Short, Drama

8.5
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We follow a day in the lives of a Korean immigrant family, single mother and her two children as two cultures collide.

Director: Sun Tae Hwang | Stars: Alexis Rhee, James Kyson, Kathy Uyen, Larry Laverty

Votes: 11

46. MLW: War Games (2003 Video)

Sport

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"The Hardcore Legend" Terry Funk leads his outnumbered Funkin' Army into the dangerous steel-cage environment of War Games against the MLW World Heavyweight Champion Steve Corino and the ... See full summary »

Stars: Bill Alfonso, Mike Alfonso, C.W. Anderson, Sam Anoai

47. Cho Dependent (2011)

TV-MA | 86 min | Comedy

6.8
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Miss Margaret Cho is back, and she has a few things she'd like to share with you. From her hilarious recounting of her backstage feud with the Palins during 'Dancing with the Stars' to ... See full summary »

Director: Lorene Machado | Stars: Margaret Cho, Rusty Shelby

Votes: 25

48. Steve Byrne: Happy Hour (2008 TV Special)

69 min | Comedy

7.8
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Steve Byrne is one of the fastest rising stars in stand-up comedy, having won the MySpace "Stand Up Or Sit Down Comedy Challenge" at the HBO Comedy Festival in Las Vegas. You've seen him on... See full summary »

Director: Manny Rodriguez | Star: Steve Byrne

Votes: 73

49. Metro Is for Everyone (2006)

Not Rated | 10 min | Documentary, Short

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Interviews with Hee Pok "Grandma" Kim and younger activists portray the life of an unlikely organizer for a progressive, transnational, multilingual environmental justice organization in Los Angeles, the Bus Riders Union.

Director: Eurie Chung | Star: Hee Pok Kim

50. ROH Supercard of Honor (2006 Video)

Sport

6.8
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Bryan Danielson defends the ROH World Heavyweight Title against Roderick Strong, Chad Collyer faces Ace Steel in a First Blood Match, a Three-Way-Match with Samoa Joe, Christopher Daniels ... See full summary »

Stars: Melissa Anderson, Jimmy Bower, Claudio Castagnoli, Chad Collyer

Votes: 5