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1. The Help (2011)

PG-13 | 146 min | Drama

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An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African-American maids' point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis.

Writers: Tate Taylor, Kathryn Stockett | Director: Tate Taylor | Stars: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard

2. Dead Poets Society (1989)

PG | 128 min | Drama

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English teacher John Keating inspires his students to a love of poetry and to seize the day.

Writer: Tom Schulman | Director: Peter Weir | Stars: Robin Williams, Robert Sean Leonard, Ethan Hawke, Josh Charles

3. The Conspirator (2010)

PG-13 | 122 min | Crime, Drama, History

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Mary Surratt is the lone female charged as a co-conspirator in the assassination trial of Abraham Lincoln. As the whole nation turns against her, she is forced to rely on her reluctant lawyer to uncover the truth and save her life.

Writers: James D. Solomon, Gregory Bernstein | Director: Robert Redford | Stars: Robin Wright, James McAvoy, Tom Wilkinson, Kevin Kline

4. Made in Dagenham (2010)

R | 113 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

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65 Metascore

A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.

Writer: William Ivory | Director: Nigel Cole | Stars: Sally Hawkins, Bob Hoskins, Andrea Riseborough, Jaime Winstone

5. Taare Zameen Par (2007)

PG | 165 min | Drama, Family

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An eight year old boy is thought to be lazy and a troublemaker, until the new art teacher has the patience and compassion to discover the real problem behind his struggles in school.

Writer: Amole Gupte | Directors: Aamir Khan, Amole Gupte | Stars: Darsheel Safary, Aamir Khan, Tanay Chheda, Sachet Engineer

6. A Man for All Seasons (1966)

Approved | 120 min | Biography, Drama, History

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The story of Thomas More, who stood up to King Henry VIII when the King rejected the Roman Catholic Church to obtain a divorce and remarriage.

Writer: Robert Bolt | Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller, Robert Shaw, Leo McKern

7. The Emperor's Club (2002)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama

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49 Metascore

An idealistic prep school teacher attempts to redeem an incorrigible student.

Writers: Ethan Canin, Neil Tolkin | Director: Michael Hoffman | Stars: Kevin Kline, Emile Hirsch, Joel Gretsch, Embeth Davidtz

8. The Sand Pebbles (1966)

Approved | 182 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

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Engineer Jake Holman arrives aboard the gunboat U.S.S. San Pablo, assigned to patrol a tributary of the Yangtze in the middle of exploited and revolution-torn 1926 China. His iconoclasm and... See full summary »

Writers: Richard McKenna, Robert Anderson | Director: Robert Wise | Stars: Steve McQueen, Richard Attenborough, Candice Bergen, Richard Crenna

9. Of Gods and Men (2010)

PG-13 | 122 min | Drama, History

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86 Metascore

Under threat by fundamentalist terrorists, a group of Trappist monks stationed with an impoverished Algerian community must decide whether to leave or stay.

Writers: Xavier Beauvois, Etienne Comar | Director: Xavier Beauvois | Stars: Lambert Wilson, Michael Lonsdale, Olivier Rabourdin, Philippe Laudenbach

10. Impact (1949)

Unrated | 111 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

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A unfaithful wife plots with her lover to kill her husband, but the lover is accidentally killed instead. The husband stays in hiding, and lets his wife be charged with conspiracy.

Writers: Dorothy Davenport, Jay Dratler | Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Brian Donlevy, Ella Raines, Charles Coburn, Helen Walker

11. Bad (1987 Video)

PG | 17 min | Short, Music, Musical

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Michael Jackson's music video for his song "Bad".

Writer: Richard Price | Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Michael Jackson, Alberto Alejandrino, Paul Calderon, Horace Daily

12. Balibo (2009)

111 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

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War correspondent Roger East and the young Jose Ramos-Horta travel to East Timor to investigate the murders of the Balibo Five in 1975.

Writers: Robert Connolly, Jill Jolliffe, David Williamson | Director: Robert Connolly | Stars: Jane Hampson, Bea Viegas, Christine Martins, Ana Rosa Mendoça

13. Force of Evil (1948)

TV-PG | 78 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Drama

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An unethical lawyer, with an older brother he wants to help, becomes a partner with a client in the numbers racket.

Writers: Abraham Polonsky, Ira Wolfert | Director: Abraham Polonsky | Stars: John Garfield, Thomas Gomez, Marie Windsor, Howland Chamberlain

14. The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers (2009)

92 min | Documentary

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75 Metascore

"The Most Dangerous Man in America" is the story of what happens when a former Pentagon insider, armed only with his conscience, steadfast determination, and a file cabinet full of ... See full summary »

Writers: Lawrence Lerew, Rick Goldsmith, Judith Ehrlich, Michael Chandler | Directors: Judith Ehrlich, Rick Goldsmith | Stars: Peter Arnett, Ben Bagdikian, Ann Beeson, John Dean

15. Terror in a Texas Town (1958)

Approved | 80 min | Western

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A Swedish whaler is out for revenge when he finds out that a greedy oil man murdered his father for their land.

Writers: Dalton Trumbo, Ben Perry | Director: Joseph H. Lewis | Stars: Sterling Hayden, Sebastian Cabot, Carol Kelly, Eugene Mazzola

16. Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train (2004)

78 min | Documentary

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The life and times of Howard Zinn: the historian, activist, and author of several classics including "A Peoples History of the United States". Archival footage, and commentary by friend, colleagues and Zinn himself.

Directors: Deb Ellis, Denis Mueller | Stars: Matt Damon, Daniel Berrigan, Howard Zinn, Alice Walker

17. Orchestra of Exiles (2012)

Not Rated | 85 min | Documentary

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Some stories get lost in the turmoil of their times. It is often only in retrospect that we can discover the true shapers of history. One such man is the prodigious Polish violinist ... See full summary »

Writer: Josh Aronson | Director: Josh Aronson | Stars: Itzhak Perlman, Joshua Bell, Zubin Mehta, Pinchas Zukerman

18. The Secret Path (1999 TV Movie)

Unrated | 120 min | Drama

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A drama about a young, neglected white girl in the rural South who, with the help of an unlikely couple, finds the solace and nurturing needed to transform her downtrodden life.

Writers: Rose Mary Evans, Bill C. Davis, Quinton Peeples | Director: Bruce Pittman | Stars: Della Reese, Crystal Bernard, Madeline Zima, Yvonne Zima

19. On the Line (2007)

30 min | Short, Drama

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A department store security guard is secretly in love with a clerk in the store's bookshop. When he witnesses a seeming rival being attacked in the train, he gets off instead of helping him... See full summary »

Writers: Reto Caffi, Philippe Zweifel | Director: Reto Caffi | Stars: Roland Bonjour, Julie Bräuning, Janic Halioua, Catherine Janke

20. The Kidnapping of Ingrid Betancourt (2003)

76 min | Documentary

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On May 26, 2002, we watched the Colombian presidential elections from Bogotà's regal Plaza de Bolivar. We had come to Colombia to document the campaign of controversial presidential ... See full summary »

Directors: Victoria Bruce, Karin Hayes

21. Catherine Courage (1993 TV Movie)

260 min | Drama

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Writer: Jacques Duquesne | Director: Jacques Ertaud | Stars: Florence Thomassin, Tobias Hoesl, Manuel Gélin, Josy Bernard

22. Enemies of Happiness (2006)

58 min | Documentary

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The first Afghan woman ever to enter parliament, Malalai Joya is followed during her campaign to introduce democracy to a country long ruled by warlords and Taliban.

Director: Eva Mulvad | Star: Malalai Joya