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1. Arrival (II) (2016)

PG-13 | 116 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.0
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81 Metascore

When twelve mysterious spacecrafts appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting the language of the apparent alien visitors.

Director: Denis Villeneuve | Stars: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg

Votes: 412,985 | Gross: $100.55M

2. Closer (I) (2004)

R | 104 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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65 Metascore

The relationships of two couples become complicated and deceitful when the man from one couple meets the woman of the other.

Director: Mike Nichols | Stars: Natalie Portman, Jude Law, Clive Owen, Julia Roberts

Votes: 179,211 | Gross: $33.99M

3. The Last Samurai (2003)

R | 154 min | Action, Drama, History

7.7
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55 Metascore

An American military advisor embraces the Samurai culture he was hired to destroy after he is captured in battle.

Director: Edward Zwick | Stars: Tom Cruise, Ken Watanabe, Billy Connolly, William Atherton

Votes: 343,630 | Gross: $111.11M

4. Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001)

PG | 95 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.8
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52 Metascore

A young adventurer named Milo Thatch joins an intrepid group of explorers to find the mysterious lost continent of Atlantis.

Directors: Gary Trousdale, Kirk Wise | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Jim Varney, Corey Burton, James Garner

Votes: 82,235 | Gross: $84.05M

5. Star Trek: Nemesis (2002)

PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.4
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51 Metascore

The Enterprise is diverted to the Romulan homeworld Romulus, supposedly because they want to negotiate a peace treaty.

Director: Stuart Baird | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner, LeVar Burton

Votes: 63,156 | Gross: $43.25M

6. My Fair Lady (1964)

G | 170 min | Drama, Family, Musical

7.9
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A misogynistic and snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society.

Director: George Cukor | Stars: Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Stanley Holloway, Wilfrid Hyde-White

Votes: 73,346 | Gross: $72.00M

7. Fallen (1998)

R | 124 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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Homicide detective John Hobbes witnesses the execution of serial killer Edgar Reese. Soon after the execution the killings start again, and they are very similar to Reese's style.

Director: Gregory Hoblit | Stars: Denzel Washington, John Goodman, Donald Sutherland, Embeth Davidtz

Votes: 63,641 | Gross: $25.19M

8. Forbidden Planet (1956)

G | 98 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.7
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A starship crew goes to investigate the silence of a planet's colony only to find two survivors and a deadly secret that one of them has.

Director: Fred M. Wilcox | Stars: Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis, Leslie Nielsen, Warren Stevens

Votes: 37,804 | Gross: $3.00M

9. The Seventh Sign (1988)

R | 97 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

5.9
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Abby Quinn is eagerly awaiting childbirth but is haunted by dreams where she suffers a miscarriage. When she decides to rent a room to a mysterious stranger, she realizes a chain of events that will unleash the end of humanity.

Director: Carl Schultz | Stars: Demi Moore, Michael Biehn, Jürgen Prochnow, Peter Friedman

Votes: 11,170 | Gross: $18.88M

10. Sueño en otro idioma (2017)

Unrated | 103 min | Drama, Fantasy

7.8
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64 Metascore

When a language dies, a unique vision of the world is lost forever.

Director: Ernesto Contreras | Stars: Fernando Álvarez Rebeil, José Manuel Poncelis, Eligio Meléndez, Fátima Molina

Votes: 150 | Gross: $0.00M

11. Too Late the Hero (1970)

GP | 145 min | Action, War, Drama

6.8
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A reluctant hero, American Lieutenant Sam Lawson, is secunded to a motley British unit tasked with destroying a Japanese radio on a Philippine island.

Director: Robert Aldrich | Stars: Michael Caine, Cliff Robertson, Ian Bannen, Harry Andrews

Votes: 2,774

12. A Fine Romance (1981–1984)

30 min | Comedy, Romance

7.2
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British sitcom about the simple relationship between Mike and Laura, two fairly unlikely individuals who come together and form an unmarried union. Nearing 40, Laura appears perplexed most ... See full summary »

Stars: Judi Dench, Michael Williams, Susan Penhaligon, Richard Warwick

Votes: 498

13. I Was a Male War Bride (1949)

Approved | 105 min | Comedy, Romance, War

7.1
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After marrying an American lieutenant with whom he was assigned to work in post-war Germany, a French captain attempts to find a way to accompany her back to the States under the terms of the War Bride Act.

Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Cary Grant, Ann Sheridan, Marion Marshall, Randy Stuart

Votes: 6,356

14. Sherman's March (1985)

Not Rated | 157 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy

7.5
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Ross McElwee sets out to make a documentary about the lingering effects of General Sherman's march of destruction through the South during the Civil War, but is continually sidetracked by ... See full summary »

Director: Ross McElwee | Stars: Ross McElwee, Dede McElwee, Ross McElwee Jr., Patricia Rendleman

Votes: 2,026

15. Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media (1992)

Not Rated | 167 min | Documentary, Biography, War

8.2
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A film about the noted American linguist/political dissident and his warning about corporate media's role in modern propaganda.

Directors: Mark Achbar, Peter Wintonick | Stars: Noam Chomsky, Mark Achbar, Karin Aguilar-San Juan, Paul Andrews

Votes: 3,835

16. Camouflage (1977)

106 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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A group of students are spending the summer vacation at a university camp studying the science of linguistics. One of the camp directors, Jaroslaw, is a young professor who prefers the ... See full summary »

Director: Krzysztof Zanussi | Stars: Piotr Garlicki, Zbigniew Zapasiewicz, Christine Paul, Mariusz Dmochowski

Votes: 733

17. The Discovery of Heaven (2001)

150 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.8
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God is disappointed with the human race and wants his stone tablets back. An angel is given the assignment and, with Gabriëls help, tries to manipulate several humans on earth to get his ... See full summary »

Director: Jeroen Krabbé | Stars: Maureen Lipman, Will Bowden, Jeroen Krabbé, Stephen Fry

Votes: 3,572

18. Dschungelkind (2011)

131 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.1
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The family of a German linguist lives with an indigenous tribe in Papua New Guinea.

Director: Roland Suso Richter | Stars: Stella Kunkat, Thomas Kretschmann, Nadja Uhl, Sina Tkotsch

Votes: 827

19. Le gai savoir (1969)

95 min | Drama

6.4
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How do we learn? What do we know? Night after night, not long before dawn, two young adults, Patricia and Emile, meet on a sound stage to discuss learning, discourse, and the path to ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Luc Godard | Stars: Juliet Berto, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Jean-Luc Godard

Votes: 606

20. Do I Sound Gay? (2014)

Unrated | 77 min | Documentary

5.5
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65 Metascore

A documentary about the stereotype of the gay voice.

Director: David Thorpe | Stars: David Thorpe, George Takei, Tim Gunn, David Sedaris

Votes: 1,542 | Gross: $0.06M

21. The Statue (1971)

R | 84 min | Comedy

5.3
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Bolt, a British linguist, develops a universal language, so he's a sudden sensation and receives a Nobel prize. An ambitious diplomat, capitalizing on Bolt's celebrity, arranges for the U.S... See full summary »

Director: Rod Amateau | Stars: David Niven, Virna Lisi, Robert Vaughn, Ann Bell

Votes: 129

22. God's Outlaw (1986)

Not Rated | 93 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.8
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A dramatized biography of William Tyndale, the 16th Century reformer determined to translate the Bible into English, which illegal act set him at odds with the Catholic Church, Sir Thomas More and King Henry VIII.

Director: Tony Tew | Stars: Roger Rees, Bernard Archard, Keith Barron, Kenneth Gilbert

Votes: 159

23. The Linguists (2008)

65 min | Documentary

7.6
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David and Greg are "The Linguists," who document languages on the verge of extinction. In the rugged landscapes of Siberia, India, and Bolivia, their resolve is tested by institutionalized racism and violent economic unrest.

Directors: Seth Kramer, Daniel A. Miller, Jeremy Newberger | Stars: Gregory D.S. Anderson, K. David Harrison

Votes: 199

24. Andy Hardy's Private Secretary (1941)

Passed | 101 min | Comedy, Romance

6.8
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Andy Hardy is about to graduate from high school and thinks he's pretty big stuff, so he hires a secretary, Kathryn Land. Kathryn and Polly Benedict, Andy's girlfriend, help him pass his ... See full summary »

Director: George B. Seitz | Stars: Lewis Stone, Mickey Rooney, Fay Holden, Ann Rutherford

Votes: 357

25. Lyubovnik (2002)

100 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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Director: Valeriy Todorovskiy | Stars: Oleg Yankovskiy, Sergey Garmash, Andrey Smirnov, Vera Voronkova

Votes: 461

26. Sons of Liberty (1939)

Approved | 20 min | Short, Biography, Drama

5.9
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Set during the American Revolution, this colorful 2 reel short tells the story of Haym Salomon, American patriot and financier of the American Revolution.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Claude Rains, Gale Sondergaard, Donald Crisp, Montagu Love

Votes: 246

27. On Top of the Whale (1982)

90 min | Fantasy

7.1
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A parody of anthropology, linguistics, and cultural imperialism. The film follows an unlikely team of linguists into the wilds of an ersatz Patagonia to study the last speakers of a dying ... See full summary »

Director: Raoul Ruiz | Stars: Jean Badin, Fernando Bordeu, Herbert Curiel, Amber De Grau

Votes: 149

28. Target Risk (1975 TV Movie)

73 min | Action, Thriller

7.4
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A professional courier's girlfriend is abducted, and the kidnappers threaten to kill her unless the courier helps them fake a diamond robbery.

Director: Robert Scheerer | Stars: Meredith Baxter, John P. Ryan, Bo Svenson, Keenan Wynn

Votes: 21

29. A Mere Mortal (1991)

85 min | Thriller

6.8
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A young man, a researcher in ancient languages, begins to receive strange radio messages in a language only he knows. The messages ask him for very bizarre missions. Eventually, he ... See full summary »

Director: Pierre Jolivet | Stars: Philippe Volter, Christophe Bourseiller, Nathalie Roussel, Roland Giraud

Votes: 204

30. Nancy Drew: The Shattered Medallion (2014 Video Game)

E | Adventure, Mystery

7.1
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Teen detective Nancy Drew travels to New Zealand to compete in a reality TV competition and ends up investigating the strange mishaps that are causing the show to spiral out of control.

Director: Tim Burke | Stars: Lani Minella, Jennifer Pratt, Sofia Rybin, Shiromi Arserio

Votes: 21

31. Cunning Linguist (2010)

32 min | Short

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Brian and Gina are strapped for cash, and Brian has a plan to get out of this rut. Will he and his crazy friends go through with this plan?

Director: Mitch Ebert | Stars: Brett Blackham, Michael Brown, Kayla Nash, Chuck Prater

32. Kim jest ten czlowiek? (1985)

100 min | Adventure, Drama, War

7.8
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The story is set in 1939. A military officer is stripped of his rank for his apparent collaboration with a counter-espionage agent while on a mission in Paris. Then he is enlisted in his ... See full summary »

Directors: Ewa Petelska, Czeslaw Petelski | Stars: Henryk Talar, Ewa Szykulska, Wienczyslaw Glinski, Krzysztof Chamiec

Votes: 20

33. Golden Hands of Kurigal (1966 TV Movie)

Approved | 100 min | Action, Drama

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Yet another truncated version of a 12 episode serial "re-edited" into feature length form for television distribution. This time it's Federal Agents vs. Underworld, Inc. (1949).

Director: Fred C. Brannon | Stars: Kirk Alyn, Rosemary La Planche, Roy Barcroft, Carol Forman

34. Eliza Dulittl (1968 TV Movie)

76 min | Comedy, Musical

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Director: Viktor Okuntsov | Stars: Lyudmila Vagner, Leonard Borisevich, Sergey Boyarskiy, Nikolay Trofimov

35. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: A Night in Sickbay (2002)

TV-PG | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.8
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After previously offending the Kreetassans, Enterprise attempts to make a better second impression, only to upset the alien race once again. A frustrated Captain Archer returns from the ... See full summary »

Director: David Straiton | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 665

36. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: Acquisition (2002)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.6
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The entire crew is left uncounscious when four ferengi Mauraders breaks in to pillage it and a conscious trip is the only one who can get rid of them.

Director: James Whitmore Jr. | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 710

37. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: Affliction (2005)

TV-PG | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.1
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While Enterprise is at Earth, Phlox is abducted by the Klingons and forced to research a cure for a virus destined to wipe out the race. Reed is tapped by a secret agency and ordered to betray Archer. Trip transfers to the Columbia.

Director: Michael Grossman | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 564

38. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: Anomaly (2003)

TV-PG | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.0
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After an attack by Oosarian pirates, Enterprise follows them to a mysterious sphere.

Director: David Straiton | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 593

39. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: Awakening (2004)

TV-PG | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.3
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After crossing the desert and surviving the sand storms, T'Pol and Archer confront the Syrranites in the Forge. The pair meet T'Pau, who denies any connection with the embassy bombing and ... See full summary »

Director: Roxann Dawson | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 590

40. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: Azati Prime (2004)

TV-PG | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.7
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Archer decides he should pilot a kamikaze shuttle to destroy the Xindi weapon. Temporal agent Daniels urges him to reconsider.

Director: Allan Kroeker | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 639

41. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: Babel One (2005)

TV-PG | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.6
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Enterprise agrees to escort Tellarite delegates to peace talks with Andorians. En route they rescue several Andorians who abandoned the ship Kumari, who insist it was Tellarites who ... See full summary »

Director: David Straiton | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 592

42. Secrets of the Dead (2000– )
Episode: Battle for the Bible (2007)

TV-PG | 55 min | Documentary, History, Mystery

8.2
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Three men of the Middle Ages dare to circulate English-language translations of the Bible and pay dearly for their heresy.

Director: David Wilson | Stars: Liev Schreiber, John Higgins, Simon Williams, Graham Turner

Votes: 23

43. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: Borderland (2004)

TV-PG | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.1
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After a Klingon ship is attacked, it's discovered the imprisoned Dr. Soong's genetically enhanced humans are responsible. Archer takes him to prevent a war.

Director: David Livingston | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 632

44. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: Bound (2005)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.1
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The men on the Enterprise fall under the seduction of three Orion women. Trip is the only male member of the crew not to succumb to the women.

Director: Allan Kroeker | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 574

45. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: Bounty (2003)

TV-PG | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.0
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While exploring an uninhabitable planet, Archer is taken hostage by a Tellerite bounty hunter who was hired by the Klingon to return Archer to the planet Kronos for another trial.

Director: Roxann Dawson | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 563

46. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: Breaking the Ice (2001)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.2
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Enterprise discovers a comet which contains the very rare element eisilium. Then unexpectedly a Vulcan ship arrives. Captain Vanik tells they're interested in human behavior.

Director: Terry Windell | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 716

47. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: Broken Bow: Part 1 (2001)

PG | 92 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.6
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Enterprise, Earth's first Warp 5 vessel, embarks on a dangerous first mission: bringing back a chased Klingon to his home world of Qo'noS.

Director: James L. Conway | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 3,224

48. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: Broken Bow: Part 2 (2001)

TV-PG | 87 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.9
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Archer learns from the Suliban Sarin that Klaang was carrying a message to the Klingons to prevent civil war within the Klingon Empire. Sarin urges Archer to find him.

Director: James L. Conway | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 1,291

49. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: Canamar (2003)

TV-PG | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.9
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Archer and Trip are accused of smuggling and sent to the penal colony Canamar. While Enterprise manages to negotiate their release, a mutiny breaks out on the prison ship.

Director: Allan Kroeker | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 566

50. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001–2005)
Episode: Cease Fire (2003)

TV-PG | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.0
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Captain Archer is asked to negotiate between the Andorians and Vulcans who are fighting over a small planet.

Director: David Straiton | Stars: Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, Jolene Blalock, Dominic Keating

Votes: 628