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1. The Internship (2013)

PG-13 | 119 min | Comedy

6.3
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42 Metascore

Two salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital age find their way into a coveted internship at Google, where they must compete with a group of young, tech-savvy geniuses for a shot at employment.

Director: Shawn Levy | Stars: Vince Vaughn, Owen Wilson, Rose Byrne, Aasif Mandvi

Votes: 160,194 | Gross: $44.67M

2. Death Race (2008)

R | 105 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.4
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43 Metascore

Ex-con Jensen Ames is forced by the warden of a notorious prison to compete in our post-industrial world's most popular sport: a car race in which inmates must brutalize and kill one another on the road to victory.

Director: Paul W.S. Anderson | Stars: Jason Statham, Joan Allen, Tyrese Gibson, Ian McShane

Votes: 166,948 | Gross: $36.06M

3. 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: 135,644 | Gross: $40.90M

4. Daddy Day Care (2003)

PG | 92 min | Comedy, Family

5.5
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39 Metascore

Two men get laid off and have to become stay-at-home dads when they can't find jobs. This inspires them to open their own day-care center.

Director: Steve Carr | Stars: Eddie Murphy, Jeff Garlin, Anjelica Huston, Steve Zahn

Votes: 49,601 | Gross: $104.15M

5. Hereafter (2010)

PG-13 | 129 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.5
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56 Metascore

A drama centered on three people -- a blue-collar American, a French journalist and a London school boy -- who are touched by death in different ways.

Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Matt Damon, Cécile De France, Bryce Dallas Howard, Thierry Neuvic

Votes: 80,242 | Gross: $32.74M

6. The Little Death (2014)

Not Rated | 96 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.1
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46 Metascore

The secret lives of five suburban couples living in Sydney reveal both the fetishes and the repercussions that come with sharing them.

Director: Josh Lawson | Stars: Bojana Novakovic, Josh Lawson, Damon Herriman, Kate Mulvany

Votes: 18,712 | Gross: $0.02M

7. Mr. Mom (1983)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Drama

6.5
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After he's laid off, a husband switches roles with his wife. She returns to the workforce and he becomes a stay-at-home dad - a job he has no clue how to do.

Director: Stan Dragoti | Stars: Michael Keaton, Teri Garr, Fred Koehler, Taliesin Jaffe

Votes: 16,114 | Gross: $64.80M

8. The Lazarus Project (2008)

PG-13 | 100 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.2
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A former criminal is drawn into a criminal endeavor and subsequently finds himself living an inexplicable new life working at a psychiatric facility.

Director: John Glenn | Stars: Paul Walker, Piper Perabo, Brooklynn Proulx, Bob Gunton

Votes: 13,920

9. Courageous (2011)

PG-13 | 129 min | Drama

7.0
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42 Metascore

When a tragedy strikes close to home, four police officers struggle with their faith and their roles as husbands and fathers; together they make a decision that will change all of their lives.

Director: Alex Kendrick | Stars: Alex Kendrick, Ken Bevel, Kevin Downes, Renee Jewell

Votes: 15,431 | Gross: $34.52M

10. Illicit Lovers (2000)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

4.0
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When Jeff Diamond is unexpectedly laid off from his job, his wife Susan accepts an offer by her best friend Kathy to pay Jeff as an escort to a party. Kathy enjoyed Jeff so much she ... See full summary »

Director: Jay Madison | Stars: Steve Curtis, Michelle Perry, Zoe Paul, Suzette Andrea

Votes: 189

11. Conversations with God (2006)

PG | 109 min | Adventure, Drama

6.5
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35 Metascore

Chronicles the dramatic true journey of a struggling man turned homeless, who inadvertently becomes a spiritual messenger and bestselling author.

Director: Stephen Deutsch | Stars: Henry Czerny, Michelle Merring, Frederick Charles Canada, Bill Geislinger

Votes: 1,803 | Gross: $0.42M

12. Milk the Maid (2013)

60 min

6.1
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A woman brings a strange young lady home from a temple in order to serve her troubled family as a maid. Claiming to be a baby angel, Milk the maid's childlike earnestness helps heal the family's wounds.

Director: Mototsugu Watanabe | Stars: Tia, Mirei Yokoyama, Ayum, Kikujirô Honda

Votes: 35

13. Fubar: Balls to the Wall (2010)

R | 85 min | Comedy

6.7
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Terry and Dean head north to make sweet cash in the oil patch.

Director: Michael Dowse | Stars: David Lawrence, Jamil Jabril, Paul Spence, Rose Martin

Votes: 1,287

14. The Ax (2005)

117 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.4
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A chemist (Garcia) loses his job to outsourcing. Two years later and still jobless, he hits on a solution: to genuinely eliminate his competition.

Director: Costa-Gavras | Stars: José Garcia, Karin Viard, Geordy Monfils, Ulrich Tukur

Votes: 6,111

15. 8 Minutes Idle (2012)

86 min | Comedy

5.4
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Based upon Matt Thorne's award-winning novel about life in a call centre, "Eight Minutes Idle" is a warped urban comedy about what it really means to put your life 'on hold'! Dan Thomas has... See full summary »

Director: Mark Simon Hewis | Stars: Antonia Thomas, Ophelia Lovibond, Tom Hughes, Paul Kaye

Votes: 447

16. 24 City (2008)

112 min | Drama

7.1
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75 Metascore

Change and a city in China. In Chengdu, factory 420 is being pulled down to make way for multi-story buildings with luxury flats. Scenes of factory operations, of the workforce, and of ... See full summary »

Director: Zhangke Jia | Stars: Jianbin Chen, Joan Chen, Liping Lü, Tao Zhao

Votes: 1,170

17. The Mother and the Law (1919)

95 min | Drama

7.5
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A re-edited version of the 'modern' story from Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916).

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Mae Marsh, Robert Harron, Miriam Cooper, Vera Lewis

Votes: 101

18. The Nextnik (2013)

77 min | Comedy, Drama

9.6
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"The Nextnik" is the story of Larry, an upper middle management type, who is abruptly fired from his great job. He never saw it coming. Realizing that he'll never get another job in the ... See full summary »

Director: Mike Kravinsky | Stars: Rick Kain, Connie Bowman, Paul Fahrenkopf, Ken Holliday

Votes: 7

19. The Mysterious Pilot (1937)

Passed | 300 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

3.9
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A 15-episode serial in which our hero, Jim Dorn helps hide Jean McNain from a man she can implicate in a murder.

Director: Spencer Gordon Bennet | Stars: Frank Hawks, Dorothy Sebastian, Esther Ralston, Rex Lease

Votes: 46

20. Shadows of the Orient (1935)

Approved | 69 min | Action, Drama, Romance

4.7
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A classic "B" featurette about "smugglin' in Chinamen for $300 a load"

Director: Burt P. Lynwood | Stars: Esther Ralston, Regis Toomey, J. Farrell MacDonald, Oscar Apfel

Votes: 47

21. Where the Air Is Cool and Dark (1997)

80 min

6.0
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Thirty-year-old Emmett LeClere, a former logger and recovering drug addict, returns from school in New York to make a film in his Olympic Peninsula hometown. To finance the project, he ... See full summary »

Director: Brion Rockwell | Stars: Jason Bortz, Raphael Carlo, Damien P. Daley, John Klein

Votes: 21

22. La tragedia de Macario (2005)

71 min | Drama

7.1
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A new film inspired by the true events of immigrants from Mexico exhausting every effort to find a better life in the United States and paying the ultimate price as they attempt to cross ... See full summary »

Director: Pablo Veliz | Stars: Rogelio T. Ramos, Milicent Figueroa, Tina Rodriguez, Victor Agustin

Votes: 68

23. Mga dayo (2012)

77 min | Comedy, Drama

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"Mga Dayo" portrays the personal struggles of three Filipina immigrants - a journalist, a photographer and a hotel housekeeper. Ella (Olga Natividad) is a housekeeping supervisor at a hotel... See full summary »

Director: Julius Sotomayor Cena | Stars: Sue Prado, Janela Buhain, Olga Natividad, Aaron Agsalud

24. uSkroef noSexy (2012)

Comedy, Drama

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Director: Uzanenkosi | Stars: Denzel Edgar, Thando Hadebe, Mosa Kaiser, Given Khumalo

25. Drop Me a Cat (2003)

94 min | Adventure

1.4
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It's the year 1999, Hei-shu (Kuroki), a long-term unemployed man, finally gets a job in a local musical band... See full synopsis »

Director: Mi-sen Wu | Stars: Shinji Takeda, Terri Kwan, Chia-Hui Chang, Hsiao-chuan Chang

Votes: 206

26. Good Fortune (2010)

3 min | Short, Romance

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Director: Michael Newman | Stars: Philip Hersh, James Bailey, Jen Boschma, Tim Chizmar

27. Sheng ming kuang xiang qu (2005 TV Short)

30 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

6.0
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A cheerful saleswoman disrupts the suicide attempt of a middle-aged fat guy.

Director: Tommy Yu | Stars: Luke Chen, Megan Lai

Votes: 7

28. Unusual Business (2011)

Animation, Short, Comedy

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Something funny is doing down at the office today.

Director: Vince Allen | Stars: Joe Rothenberg, Tricia Rothenberg, David C. Waite

29. Married with Children (1987–1997)
Episode: All-Nite Security Dude (1991)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

8.1
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When a second floor aerobics studio, full of terribly overweight women, collapses into the shoe store, Al is laid off while the store is being repaired. Al then gets a night job as a ... See full summary »

Director: Gerry Cohen | Stars: Ed O'Neill, Katey Sagal, Amanda Bearse, Christina Applegate

Votes: 270

30. Batman Beyond (1999–2001)
Episode: Armory (2000)

Not Rated | 22 min | Adventure, Animation, Action

7.6
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To support his family, a desperately unemployed advanced weapons engineer must steal vital materials for an illegal arms deal and elude Batman to do it.

Director: Kyungwon Lim | Stars: Will Friedle, Kevin Conroy, Dorian Harewood, Cree Summer

Votes: 119

31. Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993–1997)
Episode: Barbarians at the Planet (1994)

TV-PG | 47 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.0
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Lex proposes to to a surprised Lois. This in turn also prompts Clark to confesses his love for her. Lois on the other hand confronts Superman about her love for him. Someone detonates a ... See full summary »

Director: James R. Bagdonas | Stars: Dean Cain, Teri Hatcher, Lane Smith, Michael Landes

Votes: 120

32. The X-Files (1993– )
Episode: Blood (1994)

TV-14 | 45 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.7
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Mulder and Scully investigate a series of violent killings committed by seemingly normal residents of a small town.

Director: David Nutter | Stars: David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, William Sanderson, John Cygan

Votes: 2,409

33. The Big C (2010–2013)
Episode: Boo! (2011)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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It's Halloween, the day that Cathy is supposed to begin the clinical trial, about which she is nervously excited and she wants nothing to delay the process. Paul wants to be with her, both ... See full summary »

Director: Miguel Arteta | Stars: Laura Linney, Oliver Platt, Gabriel Basso, John Benjamin Hickey

Votes: 98

34. Jane the Virgin (2014– )
Episode: Chapter Ten (2015)

TV-14 | 42 min | Comedy

8.6
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A hurricane forces Jane to stay at the Marbella; Rogelio rushes to the hospital to comfort Xo; after getting his position back, Rafael is faced with a tough decision regarding layoffs.

Director: Elodie Keene | Stars: Gina Rodriguez, Andrea Navedo, Yael Grobglas, Justin Baldoni

Votes: 193

35. New Girl (2011– )
Episode: Fired Up (2014)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

7.7
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Jess hires, then has to immediately fire Coach as her school's new volleyball coach. Meanwhile, Schmidt gets sued, and Cece catches the eye of a much younger man.

Director: Steve Welch | Stars: Zooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield, Lamorne Morris

Votes: 354

36. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Great Sausage or Can I Call You Dick? (2009)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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Marketing Ray as a high-end "happiness consultant," Tanya tracks down former law-firm colleague Lenore, who agrees to take Ray for a test ride in exchange for the names and numbers of ... See full summary »

Director: Craig Zisk | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 266

37. Home Movies (1999–2004)
Episode: Hiatus (2002)

TV-PG | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

8.0
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Brendon, Melissa, and Jason decide to go on hiatus after an unfortunate movie in which they battle with jazz. In the mean time, Brendon gets a crush while at Duane's, and Coach McGuirk and ... See full summary »

Director: Loren Bouchard | Stars: Brendon Small, H. Jon Benjamin, Melissa Bardin Galsky, Janine Ditullio

Votes: 38

38. Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974–1975)
Episode: Mr. R.I.N.G. (1975)

51 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

7.5
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Kolchak investigates a US military backed project called R.I.N.G. (Robomatic Internalized Nerve Ganglia), which is a robot that uses deadly force to defend itself against those who would harm it.

Director: Gene Levitt | Stars: Darren McGavin, Simon Oakland, Julie Adams, Corinne Camacho

Votes: 132

39. Supernatural (2005– )
Episode: Point of No Return (2010)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

9.1
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Dean has decided to say yes to Zachariah and Michael to stop Lucifer and avoid the Apocalypse. However, Castiel brings their half-brother Adam, who is the Plan B for the angels. Zachariah ... See full summary »

Director: Philip Sgriccia | Stars: Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Misha Collins, Jim Beaver

Votes: 2,010

40. My Boys (2006–2010)
Episode: Puss 'N' Glutes (2010)

Comedy

7.7
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P.J. and Stephanie conduct a "dating intervention" on Mike and Brendan, respectively, to change their habits. Kenny and Bobby try working out to solidify their friendship.

Director: Arlene Sanford | Stars: Jordana Spiro, Kyle Howard, Reid Scott, Michael Bunin

Votes: 16

41. New Girl (2011– )
Episode: Re-launch (2012)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

7.4
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Jess is laid off from her teaching job and volunteers to be a shot girl at Schmidt's "rebranding" party.

Director: Steve Pink | Stars: Zooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield, Lamorne Morris

Votes: 684

42. Mission Hill (1999–2002)
Episode: Unemployment: Part 1 (2000)

TV-14 | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.6
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Right before pay day, Andy's boss, Ron, is arrested for tax evasion and the water bed store is closed down, leaving Andy unemployed. Kevin becomes the owner of Ron's car after convincing ... See full summary »

Director: Scott Alberts | Stars: Wallace Langham, Vicki Lewis, Scott Menville, Brian Posehn

Votes: 36