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1. American Beauty (1999)

R | 122 min | Drama, Romance

8.4
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86 Metascore

A sexually frustrated suburban father has a mid-life crisis after becoming infatuated with his daughter's best friend.

Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley

Votes: 906,964 | Gross: $130.10M

2. St. Elmo's Fire (1985)

R | 110 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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A group of friends, just out of college, struggle with adulthood.

Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Demi Moore, Rob Lowe, Andrew McCarthy, Emilio Estevez

Votes: 30,064 | Gross: $37.80M

3. Kick-Ass (2010)

R | 117 min | Action, Comedy

7.7
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66 Metascore

Dave Lizewski is an unnoticed high school student and comic book fan who one day decides to become a superhero, even though he has no powers, training or meaningful reason to do so.

Director: Matthew Vaughn | Stars: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Nicolas Cage, Chloë Grace Moretz, Garrett M. Brown

Votes: 468,228 | Gross: $48.07M

4. Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Horror

7.6
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65 Metascore

Affable hillbillies Tucker and Dale are on vacation at their dilapidated mountain cabin when they are mistaken for murderers by a group of preppy college students.

Director: Eli Craig | Stars: Tyler Labine, Alan Tudyk, Katrina Bowden, Jesse Moss

Votes: 141,985 | Gross: $0.22M

5. What Women Want (2000)

PG-13 | 127 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

6.4
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47 Metascore

After an accident, a chauvinistic executive gains the ability to hear what women are really thinking.

Director: Nancy Meyers | Stars: Mel Gibson, Helen Hunt, Marisa Tomei, Alan Alda

Votes: 170,094 | Gross: $182.81M

6. 17 Again (2009)

PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.4
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48 Metascore

Mike O'Donnell is ungrateful for how his life turned out. He gets a chance to rewrite his life when he tried to save a janitor near a bridge and jumped after him into a time vortex.

Director: Burr Steers | Stars: Zac Efron, Matthew Perry, Leslie Mann, Thomas Lennon

Votes: 156,202 | Gross: $64.17M

7. The Loft (2014)

R | 108 min | Mystery, Romance, Thriller

6.3
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24 Metascore

Five married guys conspire to secretly share a penthouse loft in the city--a place where they can carry out hidden affairs and indulge in their deepest fantasies. But the fantasy becomes a nightmare when they discover the dead body of an unknown woman in the loft, and they realize one of the group must be involved.

Director: Erik Van Looy | Stars: Karl Urban, James Marsden, Wentworth Miller, Eric Stonestreet

Votes: 41,000 | Gross: $5.98M

8. Serpico (1973)

R | 130 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.8
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87 Metascore

An honest New York cop named Frank Serpico blows the whistle on rampant corruption in the force only to have his comrades turn against him.

Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Al Pacino, John Randolph, Jack Kehoe, Biff McGuire

Votes: 88,008 | Gross: $29.80M

9. Just One of the Guys (1985)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Romance

6.5
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Terry Griffith has got it all -- looks, popularity, the perfect college boyfriend, and an article that's a shoo-in to win her a summer internship at the local newspaper... or so she thinks.... See full summary »

Director: Lisa Gottlieb | Stars: Joyce Hyser, Clayton Rohner, Billy Jayne, Toni Hudson

Votes: 10,938 | Gross: $11.50M

10. The Kids Are All Right (2010)

R | 106 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.1
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86 Metascore

Two children conceived by artificial insemination bring their biological father into their non-traditional family life.

Director: Lisa Cholodenko | Stars: Annette Bening, Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Mia Wasikowska

Votes: 115,954 | Gross: $20.81M

11. Boat Trip (2002)

R | 94 min | Comedy

4.9
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18 Metascore

Two straight men mistakenly end up on a "gays only" cruise.

Director: Mort Nathan | Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Horatio Sanz, Roselyn Sanchez, Vivica A. Fox

Votes: 27,981 | Gross: $8.59M

12. Marriage Italian Style (1964)

Not Rated | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.5
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The rich man Domenico and Filumena, a penniless prostitute, share great part of their lives in the immediate post WWII Italy.

Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Aldo Puglisi, Tecla Scarano

Votes: 5,974

13. Loverboy (1989)

PG-13 | 98 min | Comedy

5.9
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College sophomore Randy Bodek is unfocused. The only thing he knows is that he loves his roommate, Jenny Gordon, who feels unappreciated as other things in his life seem to take precedence ... See full summary »

Director: Joan Micklin Silver | Stars: Patrick Dempsey, Kate Jackson, Robert Ginty, Nancy Valen

Votes: 5,983 | Gross: $3.96M

14. The Ledge (2011)

R | 101 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

6.6
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34 Metascore

A police officer looks to talk down a young man lured by his lover's husband to the ledge of a high rise, where he has one hour to contemplate a fateful decision.

Director: Matthew Chapman | Stars: Charlie Hunnam, Terrence Howard, Patrick Wilson, Liv Tyler

Votes: 16,691 | Gross: $0.01M

15. Une nouvelle amie (2014)

R | 108 min | Drama

6.5
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74 Metascore

A young woman makes a surprising discovery about the husband of her late best friend.

Director: François Ozon | Stars: Romain Duris, Anaïs Demoustier, Raphaël Personnaz, Isild Le Besco

Votes: 5,830 | Gross: $0.13M

16. Barney's Version (2010)

R | 134 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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67 Metascore

The picaresque and touching story of the politically incorrect, fully lived life of the impulsive, irascible and fearlessly blunt Barney Panofsky.

Director: Richard J. Lewis | Stars: Paul Giamatti, Rosamund Pike, Jake Hoffman, Macha Grenon

Votes: 22,102 | Gross: $7.50M

17. Pretty Ugly People (2008)

R | 99 min | Comedy

5.0
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Lucy has always used food to escape life's problems, but when this self-titled "fat friend" lures her group of old college buddies to the Montana wilderness, she reveals a new self - skinny, beautiful and still flawed.

Director: Tate Taylor | Stars: Missi Pyle, Melissa McCarthy, Larry Sullivan, Phill Lewis

Votes: 1,588 | Gross: $0.01M

18. Hello I Must Be Going (2012)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.2
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62 Metascore

Circumstances force a young divorcée to move back in with her parents in suburban Connecticut, where an affair with a younger guy rejuvenates her passion for life

Director: Todd Louiso | Stars: Melanie Lynskey, Christopher Abbott, Blythe Danner, John Rubinstein

Votes: 5,012 | Gross: $0.11M

19. My Best Friend Is a Vampire (1987)

PG | 89 min | Comedy, Horror, Romance

6.1
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After a sexual encounter with a beautiful client, a teenage delivery boy finds himself being turned into a vampire.

Director: Jimmy Huston | Stars: Robert Sean Leonard, Evan Mirand, LeeAnne Locken, Cheryl Pollak

Votes: 2,707 | Gross: $0.17M

20. Happy, Texas (1999)

PG-13 | 98 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

6.3
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62 Metascore

Two escaped convicts arrive in the town of Happy, Texas, where they are mistaken for a gay couple who is to host the town's Little Miss Fresh Squeezed beauty pageant. Enjoying the celebrity... See full summary »

Director: Mark Illsley | Stars: Jeremy Northam, Steve Zahn, William H. Macy, Ally Walker

Votes: 8,937 | Gross: $1.94M

21. Bootmen (2000)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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45 Metascore

Charismatic tap dancing Sean tries to find a way out of working at the steel mill. When failure brings him home he starts his own dance group wearing hardhats. He must then find inspiration in the steel mill he once tried to escape.

Director: Dein Perry | Stars: Vaughan Sheffield, Christian Patterson, Lisa Perry, Sam Worthington

Votes: 2,042 | Gross: $0.02M

22. The Lodger (2009)

R | 95 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

5.8
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17 Metascore

A couple rents out a room to a mysterious young man, who may or may not be guilty of a series of grisly neighborhood murders.

Director: David Ondaatje | Stars: Alfred Molina, Hope Davis, Shane West, Donal Logue

Votes: 4,214

23. The Pool Boys (2009)

R | 107 min | Comedy

4.7
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A pool boy and a gardener turn an empty mansion into a home for women who belong to the world's oldest profession.

Director: J.B. Rogers | Stars: Matthew Lillard, Brett Davern, Efren Ramirez, Rachelle Lefevre

Votes: 2,239

24. The Infidel (2010)

TV-PG | 105 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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57 Metascore

An identity crisis comedy centred on Mahmud Nasir, successful business owner, and salt of the earth East End Muslim who discovers that he's adopted - and Jewish.

Director: Josh Appignanesi | Stars: Omid Djalili, Richard Schiff, Archie Panjabi, Igal Naor

Votes: 5,904

25. Partners (1982)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Crime

5.1
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A straight police detective is unnerved when ordered to go undercover with a gay police clerk, as a couple, to solve a series of murders in the gay community.

Director: James Burrows | Stars: Ryan O'Neal, John Hurt, Kenneth McMillan, Robyn Douglass

Votes: 936 | Gross: $6.06M

26. The Great New Wonderful (2005)

R | 87 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.8
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57 Metascore

The Great New Wonderful weaves five stories against the backdrop of an anxious and uncertain post-9-11 New York City.

Director: Danny Leiner | Stars: Olympia Dukakis, Jim Gaffigan, Judy Greer, Maggie Gyllenhaal

Votes: 1,320 | Gross: $0.15M

27. What Happens Next (I) (2011)

Not Rated | 100 min | Comedy, Romance

5.8
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Paul, a closeted and self-unaware CEO in his 50's, retires and begins falling for a younger man half his age whom he meets in a dog park.

Director: Jay Arnold | Stars: Kimberly S. Fairbanks, Ariel Shafir, James Duke Mason, Megan Hilty

Votes: 668

28. Norman... Is That You? (1976)

PG | 91 min | Comedy

5.7
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A black man is distraught when he discovers his son is gay and is determined to set him right.

Director: George Schlatter | Stars: Redd Foxx, Pearl Bailey, Dennis Dugan, Michael Warren

Votes: 309

29. If You Only Knew (2000)

PG-13 | 107 min | Romance, Comedy

5.7
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A romantic comedy about a young man who pretends to be gay in order to rent an apartment with his dream girl. His plan backfires when she keeps trying to set him up with her male friends.

Director: David Snedeker | Stars: Johnathon Schaech, Alison Eastwood, James Le Gros, Gabrielle Anwar

Votes: 564

30. Man hua wei long (1992)

93 min | Action, Comedy

6.5
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After the total defeat of Cheung Wai (Ming Wan Yeueng) in a boxing match with Lau Ching (Stephen Chow), his brother Cheung Wan To (Wah Yuen) and his gang are out to seek revenge against ... See full summary »

Directors: Chung-Sing Choh, Corey Yuen | Stars: Stephen Chow, Josephine Siao, Kenny Bee, Man Cheung

Votes: 414

31. L'emmerdeur (2008)

86 min | Comedy

5.3
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An unlikely friendship develops between a hitman and a suicidal guy who have both checked into the same hotel for different reasons.

Director: Francis Veber | Stars: Richard Berry, Patrick Timsit, Pascal Elbé, Virginie Ledoyen

Votes: 740

32. Robert et Robert (1978)

105 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Two misfits meet at a dating agency and breakthrough in the social world in ways they never imagined.

Director: Claude Lelouch | Stars: Charles Denner, Jacques Villeret, Jean-Claude Brialy, Francis Perrin

Votes: 249

33. Dog Gone Love (2004)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Romance

5.1
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A romantic comedy about a man, a woman, and their dogs. Steven Merritt, a research obsessed writer is mistaken for being gay by Rebecca, a young veterinarian assistant. He decides to play ... See full summary »

Director: Rob Lundsgaard | Stars: Alexander Chaplin, Jordan Ladd, Tom McGowan, Alexandra Boyd

Votes: 157

34. I'm Not Gay (2005)

12 min | Short, Comedy

4.1
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Two friends are erroneously taken for a gay couple, and have their lives turned upside down.

Directors: Andy Lerner, Adam Paul | Stars: Jill Carty, Lisa Arch, Dean Cameron, Michael Coughlin

Votes: 86

35. Being Claudine (2002)

85 min | Comedy, Romance

2.8
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Standard story of boy meets girl and girl thinks he is gay. A young want-to-be actress is attracted to her boy friend's friend, but her roommate picks up on vibes (mistakenly) that he is ... See full summary »

Director: I-fan Quirk | Stars: Justine Lichtman, Musashi Alexander, Rose Arrick, James Bowman

Votes: 5

36. Psych (2006–2014)
Episode: 9 Lives (2006)

TV-PG | 43 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

8.5
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In order for Shawn to continue his investigation into a suicide that he believes is a murder, he pretends to get clues from the victim's cat.

Director: Matt Shakman | Stars: James Roday, Dulé Hill, Timothy Omundson, Maggie Lawson

Votes: 663

37. Sherlock (2010– )
Episode: A Study in Pink (2010)

TV-14 | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

9.1
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War vet Dr. John Watson returns to London in need of a place to stay. He meets Sherlock Holmes, a consulting detective, and the two soon find themselves digging into a string of serial "suicides."

Director: Paul McGuigan | Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Rupert Graves, Una Stubbs

Votes: 22,619

38. The Cleveland Show (2009–2013)
Episode: All You Can Eat (2012)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

7.1
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An image makeover helps Cleveland Jr. get a date to the prom, but his date thinks that he's a lesbian.

Directors: Ian Graham, Albert Calleros | Stars: Mike Henry, Sanaa Lathan, Kevin Michael Richardson, Reagan Gomez-Preston

Votes: 108

39. Rescue Me (2004–2011)
Episode: Ashes (2011)

TV-MA | Drama, Comedy

9.1
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In the aftermath of the fire, the members of 62 truck struggle to pick up the pieces and look towards the future. Down at The Rock, the new probies receive a familiar speech and stand before a new leader.

Directors: John Fortenberry, Ken Girotti, Evan T. Reilly, Peter Tolan | Stars: Denis Leary, Adam Ferrara, Michael Lombardi, Steven Pasquale

Votes: 176

40. Dads (2013–2014)
Episode: Baby Face (2014)

TV-14 | 21 min | Comedy

6.9
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Warner gets an unusual proposition from an ex-girlfriend while his wife is away, and Crawford and David pose as a gay couple to get free perks from a hotel.

Director: Gerry Cohen | Stars: Seth Green, Giovanni Ribisi, Brenda Song, Vanessa Lachey

Votes: 50

41. Two and a Half Men (2003–2015)
Episode: Bite Me, Supreme Court (2014)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

6.5
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Marty proposes to Evelyn, and she accepts. But after Alan and Walden throw Marty a bachelor party, he abruptly calls off the wedding.

Director: James Widdoes | Stars: Ashton Kutcher, Jon Cryer, Amber Tamblyn, Conchata Ferrell

Votes: 386

42. Being Erica (2009– )
Episode: Born This Way (2011)

TV-14 | 45 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.2
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Scott Galvin's reign at River Rock brings an entirely different corporate mentality, where everything is driven by his testosterone laden sense. The men have to be dudes, and the projects ... See full summary »

Director: Gary Harvey | Stars: Erin Karpluk, Adam Fergus, Reagan Pasternak, Kathleen Laskey

Votes: 36

43. The Dating Guy (2009–2010)
Episode: Captain Petard (2009)

TV-14 | 23 min | Animation, Comedy

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Mark meets a gold-digger. Then he steals a boat to impress her. Meanwhie, Woody starts a pillow-fighting league.

Director: Joseph Sherman | Stars: Fab Filippo, Sean Francis, Lauren Ash, Anand Rajaram

44. Doctor Who (2005– )
Episode: Closing Time (2011)

TV-PG | 46 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.8
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After traveling for 200 years and leaving messages for Amy Pond across time and space, the Doctor realizes his time is up, its time to settle down and accept his future at Lake Silencio. . ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Hughes | Stars: Matt Smith, Karen Gillan, Arthur Darvill, James Corden

Votes: 3,132

45. The War at Home (2005–2007)
Episode: Dave Get Your Gun (2005)

TV-14 | 21 min | Comedy, Romance

7.6
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Dave frets about his son's lack of machismo offer. Larry lands the male lead in the school production of "Annie Get Your Gun."

Director: Andy Cadiff | Stars: Michael Rapaport, Anita Barone, Kaylee DeFer, Kyle Sullivan

Votes: 57

46. Archer (2009– )
Episode: Edie's Wedding (2015)

TV-MA | 22 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

8.1
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Pam and Archer take a trip to Wisconsin for Edie Poovey's wedding, but Barry Dillon and Other Barry might have a thing or two to say about it.

Director: Adam Reed | Stars: H. Jon Benjamin, Judy Greer, Amber Nash, Chris Parnell

Votes: 597

47. Guiding Light (1952–2009)
Episode: Episode #1.15593 (2009)

TV-14 | Drama, Romance

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After little Emma's speech, Natalia and Olivia are mistaken for lesbian partners. Lizzie tries to give away her dog, Roxy. Frank kisses Natalia. Beth and Lizzie clash.

Director: Robert Scinto | Stars: Beth Chamberlin, Crystal Chappell, Steve Cirbus, Jordan Clarke

48. Guiding Light (1952–2009)
Episode: Episode #1.15594 (2009)

TV-14 | Drama, Romance

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Lizzie wonders aloud to Cyrus about why she can't be harder, like her granddad. Buzz swoons while sweeping the floor. Natalia sets Emma's schoolteacher straight.

Director: Matt Lagle | Stars: Murray Bartlett, Beth Chamberlin, Crystal Chappell, Daniel Cosgrove

49. Guiding Light (1952–2009)
Episode: Episode #1.15598 (2009)

TV-14 | Drama, Romance

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Bill has a vision of Lizzie while searching for Phillip in the woods. Beth learns that Coop's latest novel is about her. Olivia learns that even Christina thought she and Natalia were a couple.

Director: Robert Scinto | Stars: Murray Bartlett, Beth Chamberlin, Crystal Chappell, Daniel Cosgrove

50. Guiding Light (1952–2009)
Episode: Episode #1.15599 (2009)

TV-14 | Drama, Romance

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Lizzie fires Cyrus after he rejects her attempt at seduction. Beth and Coop are unaware that Alan spied on their lovemaking. Olivia and Natalia notice Alan is distracted.

Director: Adam Reist | Stars: Murray Bartlett, Beth Chamberlin, Crystal Chappell, Jordan Clarke