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1. Magic Mike (2012)

R | 110 min | Comedy, Drama

6.1
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72 Metascore

A male stripper teaches a younger performer how to party, pick up women, and make easy money.

Writer: Reid Carolin | Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Olivia Munn, Matthew McConaughey

2. The Sound of Music (1965)

G | 174 min | Biography, Drama, Family

8.0
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A woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower.

Writers: George Hurdalek, Howard Lindsay, Russel Crouse, Ernest Lehman | Director: Robert Wise | Stars: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker, Richard Haydn

3. Unstoppable (2010)

PG-13 | 98 min | Action, Thriller

6.8
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69 Metascore

With an unmanned, half-mile-long freight train barreling toward a city, a veteran engineer and a young conductor race against the clock to prevent a catastrophe.

Writer: Mark Bomback | Director: Tony Scott | Stars: Denzel Washington, Chris Pine, Rosario Dawson, Ethan Suplee

4. Doubt (I) (2008)

PG-13 | 104 min | Drama, Mystery

7.5
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68 Metascore

A Catholic school principal questions a priest's ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student.

Writer: John Patrick Shanley | Director: John Patrick Shanley | Stars: Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams, Viola Davis

5. Casanova (2005)

R | 112 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.5
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57 Metascore

Heath Ledger plays the fabled romantic as a man who, after failing to win the affection of a particular Venetian woman, strives to discover the real meaning of love.

Writers: Jeffrey Hatcher, Kimberly Simi, Michael Cristofer | Director: Lasse Hallström | Stars: Heath Ledger, Sienna Miller, Jeremy Irons, Oliver Platt

6. The Name of the Rose (1986)

R | 130 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.8
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An intellectually nonconformist monk investigates a series of mysterious deaths in an isolated abbey.

Writers: Umberto Eco, Andrew Birkin, Gérard Brach, Howard Franklin, Alain Godard | Director: Jean-Jacques Annaud | Stars: Sean Connery, Christian Slater, Helmut Qualtinger, Elya Baskin

7. The Brave One (2007)

R | 122 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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56 Metascore

A woman struggles to recover from a brutal attack by setting out on a mission for revenge.

Writers: Roderick Taylor, Bruce A. Taylor, Cynthia Mort | Director: Neil Jordan | Stars: Jodie Foster, Terrence Howard, Naveen Andrews, Nicky Katt

8. Mermaids (1990)

PG-13 | 110 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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An unconventional single mother relocates with her two daughters to a small Massachusetts town in 1963, where a number of events and relationships both challenge and strengthen their familial bonds.

Writers: Patty Dann, June Roberts | Director: Richard Benjamin | Stars: Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder, Michael Schoeffling

9. The Flying Nun (1967–1970)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy

6.4
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The misadventures of a nun who can fly and her convent and neighbours.

Creators: Harry Ackerman, Max Wylie | Stars: Sally Field, Marge Redmond, Madeleine Sherwood, Alejandro Rey

10. The Nun's Story (1959)

Not Rated | 149 min | Drama

7.6
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In 1930, in Belgium, Gabrielle van der Mal is the stubborn daughter of the prominent surgeon Dr. Pascin Van Der Mal that decides to leave her the upper-class family to enter to a convent, ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Anderson, Kathryn Hulme | Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Audrey Hepburn, Peter Finch, Edith Evans, Peggy Ashcroft

11. Mystery!: Cadfael (1994–1996)

75 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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A Crusader-turned-Monk uses his botanical knowledge to solve mysteries in the old Norman England town of Shrewsbury.

Stars: Derek Jacobi, Michael Culver, Julian Firth, Terrence Hardiman

12. Bedazzled (1967)

Approved | 103 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

7.0
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A hapless loser sells his soul to the Devil in exchange for seven wishes, but has trouble winning over the girl of his dreams.

Writers: Peter Cook, Dudley Moore | Director: Stanley Donen | Stars: Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Eleanor Bron, Raquel Welch

13. Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957)

Approved | 108 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.4
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A Marine and a Nun, The Marine is shipwrecked on a Pacific Island and the Nun has been left behind there, they find comfort in one another as the two wait out the war.

Writers: John Lee Mahin, John Huston, Charles Shaw | Director: John Huston | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Deborah Kerr

14. Viridiana (1961)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama

8.2
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Viridiana, a young nun about to take her final vows, pays a visit to her widowed uncle at the request of her Mother Superior.

Writers: Julio Alejandro, Luis Buñuel | Director: Luis Buñuel | Stars: Silvia Pinal, Fernando Rey, Francisco Rabal, José Calvo

15. Agnes of God (1985)

PG-13 | 98 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.6
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When a naive novice nun is discovered with a dead newborn in her convent quarters, a court appointed psychiatrist investigates her case.

Writer: John Pielmeier | Director: Norman Jewison | Stars: Jane Fonda, Anne Bancroft, Meg Tilly, Anne Pitoniak

16. Change of Habit (1969)

G | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Music

5.8
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An incognito nun tries to help a doctor clean up an inner city ghetto, with the pair growing closer as time goes on.

Writers: James Lee, S.S. Schweitzer, Eric Bercovici, John Furia, Richard Morris | Director: William A. Graham | Stars: Elvis Presley, Mary Tyler Moore, Barbara McNair, Jane Elliot

17. Mozart's Sister (2010)

120 min | Biography, Drama, Music

6.3
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71 Metascore

A re-imagined account of the early life of Maria Anna 'Nannerl' Mozart, five years older than Wolfgang and a musical prodigy in her own right.

Writer: René Féret | Director: René Féret | Stars: Marie Féret, Marc Barbé, Delphine Chuillot, David Moreau

18. Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year (2009)

150 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Harpreet Singh Bedi (Ranbir Kapoor) has just graduated, and his marks are, well, let's say a little embarrassing. But marks never stopped him from dreaming of an exciting and adventurous ... See full summary »

Writer: Jaideep Sahni | Director: Shimit Amin | Stars: Ranbir Kapoor, Prem Chopra, Gauhar Khan, Mukesh Bhatt

19. 3 Needles (2005)

Not Rated | 127 min | Drama

6.7
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48 Metascore

A three-paneled look at the worldwide AIDS crisis: in Montreal, a porn actor (Ashmore) schemes to pass his mandatory blood test; a young nun (Sevigny) makes a personal sacrifice for the benefit of a South African village; in rural China, a black market operative (Liu) posing as a goverment-sanctioned blood drawer jeopardizes an entire village's safety.

Writer: Thom Fitzgerald | Director: Thom Fitzgerald | Stars: Chloë Sevigny, Lucy Liu, Shawn Ashmore, Mabel Adams

20. Brides of Christ (1991 TV Mini-Series)

Drama

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Diane, a young woman growing up in Australia in the mid 1960s, walks away from her fiancé to join a convent after being sure she has a calling to the faith. The Catholic Church and its ... See full summary »

Stars: Brenda Fricker, Sandy Gore, Josephine Byrnes, Lisa Hensley

21. Devil Times Five (1974)

R | 88 min | Horror

5.1
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Five extremely disturbed, sociopathic children escape from their psychiatric transport and are taken in unwittingly by a group of adult villagers on winter vacation.

Writers: Sandra Lee Blowitz, John Durren, Dylan Jones | Directors: Sean MacGregor, David Sheldon | Stars: Sorrell Booke, Gene Evans, Taylor Lacher, Joan McCall

22. The Nun (1966)

GP | 135 min | Drama

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In eighteenth-century France a girl (Suzanne Simonin) is forced against her will to take vows as a nun. Three mothers superior (Madame de Moni, Sister Sainte-Christine, and Madame de ... See full summary »

Writers: Denis Diderot, Jean Gruault, Jacques Rivette | Director: Jacques Rivette | Stars: Anna Karina, Liselotte Pulver, Micheline Presle, Francine Bergé

23. Monsignor (1982)

R | 121 min | Crime, Drama, War

5.0
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An ambitious priest seduces a nun and leads the Vatican into shady business during and after World War II.

Writers: Jack-Alain Léger, Abraham Polonsky, Wendell Mayes | Director: Frank Perry | Stars: Christopher Reeve, Geneviève Bujold, Fernando Rey, Jason Miller

24. School of the Holy Beast (1974)

91 min | Drama, Thriller

6.8
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After the mysterious death of her mother, a young woman chooses to enter a convent to find out what happened. As soon as the door closes to the nunnery, the nuns start torturing the woman. ... See full summary »

Writers: Masahiro Kakefuda, Noribumi Suzuki | Director: Noribumi Suzuki | Stars: Yumi Takigawa, Emiko Yamauchi, Yayoi Watanabe, Ryouko Ima

25. Green Dolphin Street (1947)

Approved | 141 min | Adventure, Romance, Drama

6.9
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Sophie loved Edmund, but he left town when her parents forced her to marry wealthy Octavius. Years later, Edmund returns with his son, William. Sophie's daughter, Marguerite, and William ... See full summary »

Writers: Samson Raphaelson, Elizabeth Goudge | Director: Victor Saville | Stars: Van Heflin, Lana Turner, Donna Reed, Richard Hart

26. The Trapp Family (1956)

106 min | Family, Romance, Comedy

6.2
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A novice nun, Maria, is sent to care for the unruly children of a weathy Baron. The Baron and Maria fall in love, Maria leaves the convent and they marry. Under Maria's guidance the family ... See full summary »

Writers: George Hurdalek, Herbert Reinecker, Maria von Trapp | Director: Wolfgang Liebeneiner | Stars: Ruth Leuwerik, Hans Holt, Maria Holst, Josef Meinrad

27. Nasty Habits (1977)

PG | 96 min | Comedy

6.3
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In a Philadelphia convent, two nuns battle it out to be elected to the position of head abbess, and neither is about to let anything stand in the way of getting what she wants.

Writers: Robert Enders, Muriel Spark | Director: Michael Lindsay-Hogg | Stars: Glenda Jackson, Melina Mercouri, Geraldine Page, Sandy Dennis

28. Night Sun (1990)

Unrated | 112 min | Drama

7.1
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Young nobleman Baron Sergio Giuramondo, after discovering that his bride-to-be was the king's mistress, leaves Naples in disgust to become a monk. But his quest for perfect solitude is ... See full summary »

Writers: Tonino Guerra, Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani, Leo Tolstoy | Directors: Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani | Stars: Julian Sands, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Massimo Bonetti, Margarita Lozano

29. The Devil's Business (2011)

69 min | Horror

5.2
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At the house of their target, two hit men bide their time waiting for the kill, only to find death already arrived in the shape of black magic, devilish spirits and the occult.

Writer: Sean Hogan | Director: Sean Hogan | Stars: Billy Clarke, Jack Gordon, Jonathan Hansler, Harry Miller

30. A Place in the World (1992)

PG | 120 min | Drama

7.8
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Mario and Ana, in voluntary exile from Buenos Aires, live in a remote Argentine valley with their 12-year-old son Ernesto. Mario runs a school and a wool cooperative; Ana, a doctor, heads a... See full summary »

Writers: Adolfo Aristarain, Alberto Lecchi, Kathy Saavedra | Director: Adolfo Aristarain | Stars: José Sacristán, Federico Luppi, Leonor Benedetto, Cecilia Roth

31. Sparrow (1993)

106 min | Drama

7.3
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Catania, Sicilia 1854. A serious epidemic of cholera is hitting the region. Maria a 16 years old novice leaves her convent and returns her home to avoid contamination. Here she finds a ... See full summary »

Writers: Giovanni Verga, Franco Zeffirelli, Allan Baker | Director: Franco Zeffirelli | Stars: Angela Bettis, Johnathon Schaech, Eva Alexander, Andrea Cassar

32. Interno di un convento (1978)

95 min | Drama, Romance

5.3
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A zealous, handsome priest, who is the confessor for a convent full of women, encourages the equally zealous abbess of one such institution to enforce the same strict rules on these ... See full summary »

Writers: Walerian Borowczyk, Stendhal | Director: Walerian Borowczyk | Stars: Ligia Branice, Howard Ross, Marina Pierro, Gabriella Giacobbe

33. Angels of Sin (1943)

80 min | Drama

7.6
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Rich young Anne-Marie thinks she has found her vocation when she joins a Dominican convent as a novice. The convent specialises in rehabilitating female prisoners, and Anne-Marie becomes ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Bresson, Raymond Leopold Bruckberger, Jean Giraudoux | Director: Robert Bresson | Stars: Renée Faure, Jany Holt, Sylvie, Mila Parély

34. Dad Savage (1998)

R | 104 min | Crime, Thriller

6.0
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Six people become embroiled in mayhem and murder when Dad Savage attempts to determine who murdered his son and stole his stash of cash.

Writer: Steve Williams | Director: Betsan Morris Evans | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Kevin McKidd, Helen McCrory, Joe McFadden

35. Kinatay (2009)

105 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

6.6
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A young man tries to make some money so he can marry his girlfriend. He takes a job for $2,000 and then soon realizes that this job involves killing a woman.

Writer: Armando Lao | Director: Brillante Mendoza | Stars: Coco Martin, Maria Isabel Lopez, Julio Diaz, John Regala

36. Demonia (1990)

Unrated | 85 min | Horror, Mystery

4.5
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A Canadian archaeological team in Sicily accidentally unleashes vengeful ghosts of five demonic nuns whom were murdered 500 years earlier and the ghosts now set out to kill the group and townspeople alike.

Writers: Piero Regnoli, Lucio Fulci | Director: Lucio Fulci | Stars: Brett Halsey, Meg Register, Lino Salemme, Christina Engelhardt

37. It Gets Better (2012)

104 min | Drama

7.6
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Director: Tanwarin Sukkhapisit | Stars: Kawin Imanothai, Nuntita Khampiranon, Penpak Sirikul, Pavich Suprungroj

38. Thérèse: The Story of Saint Thérèse of Lisieux (2004)

PG | 96 min | Biography, Drama

6.4
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27 Metascore

The mesmerizing story of a young girl's romance with God. Her faith, trials, and sacrifices reveal a way of life based on love and simplicity. A contemplative film based on the true story ... See full summary »

Writers: Patti Defillipis, Saint Therese of Lisieux | Director: Leonardo Defilippis | Stars: Lindsay Younce, Leonardo Defilippis, Patti Defillipis, Melissa Sumpter

39. Nunsense (1993 TV Movie)

111 min | Comedy, Musical

7.7
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An unfortunate convent cooking accident causes most of the order of the Little Sisters of Hoboken to die of botulism. Before all of the deceased sisters can be buried, Reverend Mother ... See full summary »

Writer: Dan Goggin | Directors: Dan Goggin, David Stern | Stars: Rue McClanahan, Christine Anderson, Christine L. Anderson, Semina De Laurentis

40. Anna (1951)

107 min | Drama

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Anna is a nurse and a nun, whose history catches up on her.

Writers: Giuseppe Berto, Franco Brusati, Ivo Perilli, Dino Risi, Rodolfo Sonego | Director: Alberto Lattuada | Stars: Silvana Mangano, Gaby Morlay, Raf Vallone, Jacques Dumesnil

41. In This House of Brede (1975 TV Movie)

105 min | Drama

7.8
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A well-to-do London businesswoman gives up her comfortable life, including the man who loves her, to become a cloistered Benedictine nun.

Writers: James Costigan, Rumer Godden | Director: George Schaefer | Stars: Diana Rigg, Pamela Brown, Gwen Watford, Denis Quilley

42. Not of This World (1999)

100 min | Drama

7.3
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The rumpled owner of a dry-cleaning firm joins forces with a nun to care for an abandoned baby.

Writers: Giuseppe Piccioni, Gualtiero Rosella, Lucia Maria Zei | Director: Giuseppe Piccioni | Stars: Margherita Buy, Silvio Orlando, Carolina Freschi, Maria Cristina Minerva

43. Les novices (1970)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Drama

4.9
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Writers: Guy Casaril, Paul Gégauff | Directors: Guy Casaril, Claude Chabrol | Stars: Brigitte Bardot, Annie Girardot, Jean Carmet, Jacques Duby

44. Bernadette (1988)

PG | 119 min | Drama

6.6
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In 1857, an unemployed miller moves his family into grim lodgings; his wife takes in laundry. In February of 1858, at the Massabielle grotto, their 14-year old asthmatic, illiterate ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Arnaut, Jean Delannoy | Director: Jean Delannoy | Stars: Sydney Penny, Jean-Marc Bory, Jean-Marie Bernicat, Philippe Brigaud

45. Madness of the Heart (1949)

Approved | 91 min | Drama, Romance

5.6
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Lydia Garth meets Paul de Vandiere, a French nobleman, but their romance is plagued by Lydia's complaint of recurring spells of blurred vision. Paul leaves for France, promising to return ... See full summary »

Writers: Flora Sandstrom, Charles Bennett | Director: Charles Bennett | Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Paul Dupuis, Kathleen Byron, Maxwell Reed

46. La passion de Bernadette (1989)

106 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.9
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Writers: Jean Aurenche, Jean Delannoy | Director: Jean Delannoy | Stars: Sydney Penny, Emmanuelle Riva, Catherine de Seynes, Malka Ribowska

47. In Memory of Me (2007)

115 min | Drama

6.3
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Andrea is an intelligent, handsome young man who seems to have everything necessary to succeed. But the worlds infinite possibilities have only confused him... See full synopsis »

Writers: Furio Monicelli, Saverio Costanzo | Director: Saverio Costanzo | Stars: Christo Jivkov, Filippo Timi, Marco Baliani, André Hennicke

48. Wet & Rope (1979)

Unrated | 69 min | Drama, Thriller

6.1
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Writer: Akira Nakano | Director: Kôyû Ohara | Stars: Yuki Nohira, Miyako Yamaguchi, Yûko Akane, Jun Aki

49. 5 de chocolate y 1 de fresa (1968)

85 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Esperanza (Angelica Maria) is a young novice living in a quiet convent full of old nuns. After eating some "special" mushrooms, innocent Esperanza becomes modern and psychodelic Brenda: a ... See full summary »

Writers: José Agustín, Fernando Galiana, Carlos Velo | Director: Carlos Velo | Stars: Angélica María, Fernando Luján, Enrique Rambal, Michel Strauss

50. Small Villains & Wannabe Heroines (2002 Video)

75 min | Adventure

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Adventure film chockful of tales of superheroines and supervillainesses who spend a lot of their time tied up and chewing on cloth.

Director: Jon Woods | Stars: Artemis Antoine, Summer Cummings, Shannan Leigh, Joy Marks