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1. Halloween (2007)

R | 109 min | Horror

6.1
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47 Metascore

After being committed for 17 years, Michael Myers, now a grown man and still very dangerous, escapes from the mental institution and immediately returns to Haddonfield to find his baby sister, Laurie.

Director: Rob Zombie | Stars: Scout Taylor-Compton, Malcolm McDowell, Tyler Mane, Brad Dourif

Votes: 93,782 | Gross: $58.27M

2. Shutter Island (2010)

R | 138 min | Mystery, Thriller

8.1
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63 Metascore

In 1954, a U.S. Marshal investigates the disappearance of a murderer, who escaped from a hospital for the criminally insane.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Emily Mortimer, Mark Ruffalo, Ben Kingsley

Votes: 886,628 | Gross: $128.01M

3. Terminator 2 (1991)

R | 137 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.5
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75 Metascore

A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her ten year old son, John Connor, from a more advanced cyborg.

Director: James Cameron | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong, Robert Patrick

Votes: 815,765 | Gross: $204.84M

4. Mama (I) (2013)

PG-13 | 100 min | Horror, Thriller

6.2
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57 Metascore

A young couple take in their 2 nieces only to suspect that a supernatural spirit named Mama has latched itself to their family.

Director: Andy Muschietti | Stars: Jessica Chastain, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Megan Charpentier, Isabelle Nélisse

Votes: 146,972 | Gross: $71.63M

5. Stonehearst Asylum (2014)

PG-13 | 112 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.8
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52 Metascore

An Oxford graduate takes up a job in a mental asylum, only to discover that the "revolutionary" new treatments are inhumane and that there is more going on than meets the eye.

Director: Brad Anderson | Stars: Kate Beckinsale, Jim Sturgess, David Thewlis, Brendan Gleeson

Votes: 40,617

6. Lifeforce (1985)

R | 116 min | Action, Horror, Mystery

6.1
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A race of space vampires arrive in London and infect the populace.

Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Steve Railsback, Mathilda May, Peter Firth, Frank Finlay

Votes: 17,335 | Gross: $11.60M

7. The Exorcist III (1990)

R | 110 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.3
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A police lieutenant uncovers more than he bargained for as his investigation of a series of murders, which have all the hallmarks of the deceased 'Gemini' serial killer, lead him to question the patients of a psychiatric ward.

Director: William Peter Blatty | Stars: George C. Scott, Ed Flanders, Brad Dourif, Jason Miller

Votes: 19,442 | Gross: $26.10M

8. Devil's Pass (2013)

R | 100 min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi

5.7
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49 Metascore

A group of 5 students go the location of the infamous "dyatlov pass incident", to make a documentary but things take a turn for the worse to reveal the secrets as to what happened there.

Director: Renny Harlin | Stars: Holly Goss, Matt Stokoe, Luke Albright, Ryan Hawley

Votes: 17,882

9. The Ward (2010)

R | 89 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.6
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38 Metascore

An institutionalized young woman becomes terrorized by a ghost.

Director: John Carpenter | Stars: Amber Heard, Mamie Gummer, Danielle Panabaker, Laura-Leigh Claire

Votes: 35,974

10. Deadgirl (2008)

R | 101 min | Horror

5.7
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36 Metascore

Two high school boys discover an imprisoned woman in an abandoned mental asylum who cannot die.

Directors: Marcel Sarmiento, Gadi Harel | Stars: Shiloh Fernandez, Noah Segan, Candice King, Eric Podnar

Votes: 16,533

11. The Devil Inside (2012)

R | 83 min | Horror

4.2
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18 Metascore

In Italy, a woman becomes involved in a series of unauthorized exorcisms during her mission to discover what happened to her mother, who allegedly murdered three people during her own exorcism.

Director: William Brent Bell | Stars: Fernanda Andrade, Simon Quarterman, Evan Helmuth, Ionut Grama

Votes: 31,898 | Gross: $53.26M

12. Spider (2002)

R | 98 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.8
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83 Metascore

A mentally disturbed man takes residence in a halfway house. His mind gradually slips back into the realm created by his illness, where he replays a key part of his childhood.

Director: David Cronenberg | Stars: Ralph Fiennes, Miranda Richardson, Gabriel Byrne, Lynn Redgrave

Votes: 31,707 | Gross: $1.64M

13. Nice Dreams (1981)

R | 88 min | Comedy, Crime

6.2
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54 Metascore

Disguised as ice cream vendors, Cheech and Chong make--and subsequently lose--millions of dollars selling a batch of marijuana with an unusual side effect.

Director: Tommy Chong | Stars: Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong, Benita Barrie, Sandra Bernhard

Votes: 5,992 | Gross: $33.98M

14. Frankie & Alice (2010)

R | 101 min | Biography, Drama

6.5
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47 Metascore

A drama centered on a go-go dancer with multiple personality disorder who struggles to remain her true self and begins working with a psychotherapist to uncover the mystery of the inner ghosts that haunt her.

Director: Geoffrey Sax | Stars: Halle Berry, Stellan Skarsgård, Phylicia Rashad, Chandra Wilson

Votes: 4,206 | Gross: $0.69M

15. Alone in the Dark (1982)

R | 92 min | Horror, Thriller

6.2
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A quartet of murderous psychopaths break out of a mental hospital during a power blackout and lay siege to their doctor's house.

Director: Jack Sholder | Stars: Jack Palance, Donald Pleasence, Martin Landau, Dwight Schultz

Votes: 3,176

16. Young Einstein (1988)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, History

5.1
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Albert Einstein is the son of a Tasmanian apple farmer, who discovers the secret of splitting the beer atom to put the bubbles back into beer. When Albert travels to Sydney to patent his ... See full summary »

Director: Yahoo Serious | Stars: Yahoo Serious, Odile Le Clezio, John Howard, Peewee Wilson

Votes: 7,628 | Gross: $11.54M

17. Blood from the Mummy's Tomb (1971)

PG | 94 min | Horror

5.8
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An archaeological expedition brings back to London the coffin of an Egyptian queen known for her magical powers. Her spirit returns in the form of a young girl and strange things start to happen.

Directors: Seth Holt, Michael Carreras | Stars: Andrew Keir, Valerie Leon, James Villiers, Hugh Burden

Votes: 2,135

18. Outlast (2013 Video Game)

M | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

8.5
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Freelance journalist, Miles Upshur, is requested by an anonymous individual to investigate the Mount Massive Asylum, only to find it overrun by the asylum's deranged patients.

Stars: Shawn Baichoo, Chimwemwe Miller, Andreas Apergis, Alex Ivanovici

Votes: 1,849

19. Strait-Jacket (1964)

Approved | 93 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

6.8
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After a twenty-year stay at an asylum for a double murder, a mother returns to her estranged daughter where suspicions arise about her behavior.

Director: William Castle | Stars: Joan Crawford, Diane Baker, Leif Erickson, Howard St. John

Votes: 3,627

20. Random Harvest (1942)

Passed | 126 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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An amnesiac World War I veteran falls in love with a music hall star, only to suffer an accident which restores his original memories but erases his post-war life.

Director: Mervyn LeRoy | Stars: Ronald Colman, Greer Garson, Philip Dorn, Susan Peters

Votes: 5,678 | Gross: $10.14M

21. Neverwas (2005)

PG-13 | 103 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

6.7
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A well-educated psychiatrist leaves an academic career to work at an institution where his father, a novelist, lived before writing a renowned children's book. Acclimating to his position, ... See full summary »

Director: Joshua Michael Stern | Stars: Aaron Eckhart, Ian McKellen, Brittany Murphy, Nick Nolte

Votes: 5,996

22. Waterland (1992)

R | 95 min | Drama, Mystery

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Tom Crick, a high school history teacher, is having trouble connecting - with his class, with his wife. He ventures into telling his class stories about his young adulthood in the Fens ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Gyllenhaal | Stars: Jeremy Irons, Sinéad Cusack, Ethan Hawke, Grant Warnock

Votes: 1,857 | Gross: $1.03M

23. I lossens time (2013)

93 min | Crime, Drama

6.2
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Helen, who is a priest, is approached by scientist Lisbeth with a desperate plea for help. A young man, who has been sent to a high security psychiatric ward after having killed an old ... See full summary »

Director: Søren Kragh-Jacobsen | Stars: Sofie Gråbøl, Signe Egholm Olsen, Frederik Christian Johansen, Søren Malling

Votes: 1,194

24. Já, Olga Hepnarová (2016)

Not Rated | 105 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.7
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57 Metascore

"My verdict is: I, Olga Hepnarová, the victim of your bestiality, sentence you to death penalty." Those were the famous words of the 22-year-old mass murderer Olga Hepnarová, who in 1973 drove a truck into a group of innocent people in Prague.

Directors: Petr Kazda, Tomás Weinreb | Stars: Michalina Olszanska, Martin Pechlát, Klára Melísková, Marika Soposká

Votes: 1,274

25. What the Peeper Saw (1972)

R | 89 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

6.0
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A wealthy author's second wife begins to suspect that her 12 year old stepson may have murdered his mother, who mysteriously died in a bathtub accident.

Directors: James Kelley, Andrea Bianchi | Stars: Mark Lester, Britt Ekland, Hardy Krüger, Lilli Palmer

Votes: 494

26. Camille Claudel 1915 (2013)

Not Rated | 95 min | Biography, Drama

6.5
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65 Metascore

Winter, 1915. Confined by her family to an asylum in the South of France - where she will never sculpt again - the chronicle of Camille Claudel's reclusive life, as she waits for a visit from her brother, Paul Claudel.

Director: Bruno Dumont | Stars: Juliette Binoche, Jean-Luc Vincent, Emmanuel Kauffman, Myriam Allain

Votes: 2,524 | Gross: $0.02M

27. Julia and Julia (1987)

R | 98 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

5.7
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Julia, an American woman living in Italy, becomes depressed and traumatized after her husband Paolo is killed in a car accident on their wedding day. Six years later, Julia inexplicably ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Del Monte | Stars: Kathleen Turner, Gabriele Ferzetti, Gabriel Byrne, Angela Goodwin

Votes: 669 | Gross: $0.90M

28. Joker (2012)

Not Rated | 104 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

2.6
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A space scientist working on a project to communicate with aliens visits a village called Paglapur. To improve the plight of the inhabitants of Paglapur, he comes up with a novel idea.

Director: Shirish Kunder | Stars: Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha, Shreyas Talpade, Minissha Lamba

Votes: 4,173 | Gross: $0.13M

29. Humshakals (2014)

Not Rated | 159 min | Comedy

1.8
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A comedy centered around three people who each have a lookalike of a lookalike, all with the same name.

Director: Sajid Khan | Stars: Saif Ali Khan, Riteish Deshmukh, Ram Kapoor, Bipasha Basu

Votes: 6,428

30. Scotland Yard Inspector (1952)

73 min | Mystery

5.4
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English woman asks an American detective visiting London to help find her brother's killer

Directors: Sam Newfield, Pat Jackson | Stars: Cesar Romero, Lois Maxwell, Bernadette O'Farrell, Geoffrey Keen

Votes: 62

31. Voyage of the Rock Aliens (1984)

PG | 97 min | Musical, Sci-Fi, Comedy

5.4
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Aliens land in the town of "Speelburgh" searching for the source of rock & roll. They find trouble with Dee Dee, Frankie and the pack.

Director: James Fargo | Stars: Pia Zadora, Craig Sheffer, Tom Nolan, Ruth Gordon

Votes: 421

32. Guna (1991)

167 min | Drama, Romance

8.2
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A neurodivergent individual escapes the family he despises and the asylum he is kept in by creating fantasies.

Director: Santhana Bharathi | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Varalakshmi S., Rekha Mallick, Roshini

Votes: 1,731

33. The Unholy Four (1970)

95 min | Western

6.2
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A young man who has lost his memory, escapes from prison with three other convicts. The other men help him find back bits of his past, until they arrive at a village where two warring families recognize him. Apparently he has a reputation for being a fast gun, and he has been paid to kill a man - who says he is his father. His younger brother is jealous of the attention the prodigal son receives,... See full summary »

Director: Enzo Barboni | Stars: Leonard Mann, Woody Strode, Pietro Martellanza, George Eastman

Votes: 219

34. Deadly Strangers (1975)

R | 88 min | Thriller

6.6
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After she misses her train, a young woman is forced to hitch a ride back to town. After managing to get away from a lecherous trucker, she is given a ride by a good-looking but somewhat ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Hayers | Stars: Hayley Mills, Simon Ward, Sterling Hayden, Ken Hutchison

Votes: 382

35. 29 February (2006)

90 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

5.8
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Ji-yeon, a tollgate ticket girl, is frightened by a mysterious black car, which hands over a bloodstained ticket as a fee at midnight. Her fear deepens after her colleague, Jong-sook, tells... See full summary »

Director: Jong-hoon Jung | Stars: Eun-jin Baek, Yoon-jeong Choi, Ho Im, Hyeon-kyeong Im

Votes: 645

36. Don't Go Into the House by the Woods (2017)

Not Rated | 80 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

5.6
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A young man goes to his parents house over the weekend and is scared to death when he starts to receive phone calls from a psycho who might be inside the house.

Director: Manny Velazquez | Stars: Richàrd A. LaBon, Alen Rios, Samuel Torres Wagner, Alex Velazquez

Votes: 17

37. Mourir d'aimer (1971)

GP | 101 min | Drama

6.9
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A love story between a teacher, Daniele, 32 years and one of his students Gerard, 17 during the heated atmosphere of May 68. Daniele is a fiery young woman, very involved politically. ... See full summary »

Director: André Cayatte | Stars: Annie Girardot, Bruno Pradal, Claude Cerval, Jean Bouise

Votes: 203

38. The Crowded Sky (1960)

105 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.9
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Disaster movie about a Navy jet and a commercial airliner heading for a mid air collision.

Director: Joseph Pevney | Stars: Dana Andrews, Rhonda Fleming, Efrem Zimbalist Jr., John Kerr

Votes: 467

39. Elaan (1994)

Action, Thriller

6.0
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Vishal Chaudhry is the second son of Assistant Police Commissioner of Police, Ramakant Chaudhry. His eldest son, Vikas, was killed by unknown elements, who are still at large. Ramakant is ... See full summary »

Director: Guddu Dhanoa | Stars: Akshay Kumar, Amrish Puri, Madhoo, Farida Jalal

Votes: 720

40. Villain (2003)

162 min | Action, Drama, Romance

7.0
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Shiva a bus conductor has another face of life in which he helps the physically challenged with a series of robbery. Reason being quite personal because of the ill treatment of his mentally... See full summary »

Director: K.S. Ravikumar | Stars: Ajith Kumar, Neha Dhupia, Meena, Tulip Joshi

Votes: 1,027

41. Secret Fantasy (1971)

R | 110 min | Comedy

6.3
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A frustrated musician makes a career out of his wife's beautiful body.

Director: Pasquale Festa Campanile | Stars: Lando Buzzanca, Laura Antonelli, Ferruccio De Ceresa, Elsa Vazzoler

Votes: 297

42. Nepravdepodobná romance (2013)

Drama, Romance

5.7
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Luisa and Erika are prototypes of young women who plunge into relationships with the "wrong" men. Luisa (Berenika Kohoutová) wants to become an actress, which upsets her husband Igor to no ... See full summary »

Director: Ivan Vojnár | Stars: Berenika Kohoutová, Alzbeta Pazoutová, Ivan Vojnár, Mirenka Cechova

Votes: 18

43. The Girl on the Broomstick (1972)

76 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.5
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Saxana has the enthusiasm, but lacks the right talent to become a witch. So she's kept in for 300 years - nothing unusual for a sorceress' school. Being bored, she skims through the ... See full summary »

Director: Václav Vorlícek | Stars: Petra Cernocká, Jan Hrusínský, Jan Kraus, Vlastimil Zavrel

Votes: 806

44. Upír z Feratu (1982)

90 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

6.1
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A doctor Marek is shocked when his beloved nurse Mima signs a contract with foreign car manufacturer Ferat, in order to work for them as a rally-driver. A fellow doctor makes him believe ... See full summary »

Director: Juraj Herz | Stars: Jirí Menzel, Dagmar Havlová, Jana Brezková, Petr Cepek

Votes: 265

45. Paranormal Incident (2011)

82 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

2.9
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The infamous Odenbrook Sanitarium closed after a mass suicide occurred within its walls. Sixty years later, six college students armed with cameras and recording equipment venture into the ... See full summary »

Director: Matthew Bolton | Stars: Oliver Rayon, Chelsea Vincent, Brett Edwards, Derrick Scott

Votes: 783

46. Miel de naranjas (2012)

100 min | Drama

5.7
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Henry grows tired of witnessing injustices, and he engages in risky actions.

Director: Imanol Uribe | Stars: Iban Garate, Blanca Suárez, Karra Elejalde, Eduard Fernández

Votes: 251

47. Yaarana (1981)

138 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

7.1
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Multi-millionaire Bishan Kumar and orphan Kishan are inseparable friends and live in the same house with Bishan's widowed mother and a maid servant. Bishan's father was responsible for the ... See full summary »

Director: Rakesh Kumar | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Neetu Singh, Tanuja, Aruna Irani

Votes: 1,190

48. Raid (2003)

128 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.2
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A hard-nosed hit man Raid returns to Finland and is unofficially asked to investigate the arson case involving his old flame Tarja.

Director: Tapio Piirainen | Stars: Kai Lehtinen, Oiva Lohtander, Mari Rantasila, Pekka Huotari

Votes: 1,847

49. Bienvenue chez les Rozes (2003)

90 min | Comedy

6.2
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Two dangerous convicts escape while transferring between jail houses and find refuge in the lovely little house of the charming Roze family. The situation brings everyone's instincts to the surface.

Director: Francis Palluau | Stars: Lorànt Deutsch, Jean Dujardin, Clémence Poésy, André Wilms

Votes: 890

50. The Secret Fury (1950)

Approved | 85 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.9
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A woman preparing to marry her fiance is accused of bigamy by a stranger but she fights back by trying to prove she's the victim of a conspiracy designed to discredit her.

Director: Mel Ferrer | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Robert Ryan, Jane Cowl, Paul Kelly

Votes: 504