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1. 10 Things I Hate About You (1999)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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70 Metascore

A pretty, popular teenager can't go out on a date until her ill-tempered older sister does.

Director: Gil Junger | Stars: Heath Ledger, Julia Stiles, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Larisa Oleynik

Votes: 223,124 | Gross: $38.18M

2. The Virgin Suicides (1999)

R | 97 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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76 Metascore

A group of male friends become obsessed with five mysterious sisters who are sheltered by their strict, religious parents in suburban Detroit in the mid-1970s.

Director: Sofia Coppola | Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Josh Hartnett, James Woods, Kathleen Turner

Votes: 117,377 | Gross: $4.86M

3. Carrie (2013)

R | 100 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

5.9
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53 Metascore

A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.

Director: Kimberly Peirce | Stars: Chloë Grace Moretz, Julianne Moore, Gabriella Wilde, Portia Doubleday

Votes: 108,632 | Gross: $35.27M

4. Hairspray (2007)

PG | 117 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.7
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81 Metascore

Pleasantly plump teenager Tracy Turnblad teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show.

Director: Adam Shankman | Stars: John Travolta, Queen Latifah, Nikki Blonsky, Michelle Pfeiffer

Votes: 98,928 | Gross: $118.82M

5. Carrie (1976)

R | 98 min | Horror

7.4
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Carrie White, a shy, friendless 17 year-old girl who is sheltered by her domineering, religious mother, unleashes her telekinetic powers after being humiliated by her classmates at her senior prom.

Director: Brian De Palma | Stars: Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, Amy Irving, John Travolta

Votes: 126,322

6. Footloose (1984)

PG | 107 min | Drama, Music, Romance

6.5
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A city teenager moves to a small town where rock music and dancing have been banned, and his rebellious spirit shakes up the populace.

Director: Herbert Ross | Stars: Kevin Bacon, Lori Singer, John Lithgow, Dianne Wiest

Votes: 51,680 | Gross: $80.00M

7. Hotel Transylvania (2012)

PG | 91 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
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47 Metascore

Dracula, who operates a high-end resort away from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a boy discovers the resort and falls for the count's teen-aged daughter.

Director: Genndy Tartakovsky | Stars: Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez

Votes: 165,047 | Gross: $148.31M

8. Footloose (2011)

PG-13 | 113 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

5.9
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58 Metascore

City teenager Ren MacCormack moves to a small town where rock music and dancing have been banned, and his rebellious spirit shakes up the populace.

Director: Craig Brewer | Stars: Kenny Wormald, Julianne Hough, Dennis Quaid, Andie MacDowell

Votes: 37,335 | Gross: $51.78M

9. The Waterboy (1998)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Sport

6.1
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41 Metascore

A waterboy for a college football team discovers he has a unique tackling ability and becomes a member of the team.

Director: Frank Coraci | Stars: Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates, Henry Winkler, Fairuza Balk

Votes: 119,830 | Gross: $161.49M

10. Men, Women & Children (2014)

R | 119 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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38 Metascore

A group of high school teenagers and their parents attempt to navigate the many ways the Internet has changed their relationships, their communication, their self-image, and their love lives.

Director: Jason Reitman | Stars: Kaitlyn Dever, Rosemarie DeWitt, Ansel Elgort, Jennifer Garner

Votes: 23,013 | Gross: $0.46M

11. Christine (1983)

R | 110 min | Horror

6.6
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A nerdish boy buys a strange car with an evil mind of its own and his nature starts to change to reflect it.

Director: John Carpenter | Stars: Keith Gordon, John Stockwell, Alexandra Paul, Robert Prosky

Votes: 50,457 | Gross: $21.20M

12. Rebel Without a Cause (1955)

PG-13 | 111 min | Drama

7.8
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A rebellious young man with a troubled past comes to a new town, finding friends and enemies.

Director: Nicholas Ray | Stars: James Dean, Natalie Wood, Sal Mineo, Jim Backus

Votes: 63,636

13. Sunset Beach (1997–1999)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama

6.9
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Having discovered her fiancé Tim Truman kissing another woman, Meg Cummings leaves her home in Kansas on their wedding day to start a new life in Sunset Beach, California. Her goal is to ... See full summary »

Stars: Lesley-Anne Down, Sam Behrens, Susan Ward, Clive Robertson

Votes: 1,800

14. Rose Red (2002 TV Mini-Series)

PG-13 | 270 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.7
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A group of people with psychic powers are invited to spend the night in a haunted house.

Stars: Nancy Travis, Matt Keeslar, Kimberly J. Brown, David Dukes

Votes: 17,682

15. House Party (1990)

R | 100 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

6.3
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76 Metascore

Young Kid has been invited to a party at his friend Play's house. But after a fight at school, Kid's father grounds him. None the less, Kid sneaks out when his father falls asleep. But Kid ... See full summary »

Director: Reginald Hudlin | Stars: Christopher Reid, Robin Harris, Christopher Martin, Martin Lawrence

Votes: 8,604 | Gross: $26.39M

16. Bye Bye Birdie (1963)

Approved | 112 min | Comedy, Musical

6.6
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A rock singer travels to a small Ohio town to make his "farewell" television performance and kiss his biggest fan before he is drafted.

Director: George Sidney | Stars: Dick Van Dyke, Ann-Margret, Janet Leigh, Maureen Stapleton

Votes: 5,755

17. The Other Sister (1999)

PG-13 | 129 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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28 Metascore

A mentally challenged girl proves herself to be every bit as capable as her "perfect" sister when she moves into an apartment and begins going to college.

Director: Garry Marshall | Stars: Juliette Lewis, Diane Keaton, Giovanni Ribisi, Tom Skerritt

Votes: 10,375 | Gross: $27.80M

18. Riley's First Date? (2015)

G | 5 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.6
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Riley, now 12, who is hanging out with her parents at home when potential trouble comes knocking. Mom's and Dad's Emotions find themselves forced to deal with Riley going on her first date.

Director: Josh Cooley | Stars: Pete Docter, Ben Cox, Kyle MacLachlan, Diane Lane

Votes: 2,838

19. Peyton Place (1964–1969)

30 min | Drama

7.5
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The original primetime soap took place in the title town, which was founded by the Peyton family, whose members included the Harringtons. Some of the plots involved Rodney Harrington, the ... See full summary »

Stars: Ed Nelson, Barbara Parkins, Warner Anderson, Ryan O'Neal

Votes: 339

20. Sssssss (1973)

PG | 99 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

5.3
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A college student becomes lab assistant to a scientist who is working on a serum that can transform humans into snakes.

Director: Bernard L. Kowalski | Stars: Strother Martin, Dirk Benedict, Heather Menzies-Urich, Richard B. Shull

Votes: 2,370

21. Kings Row (1942)

Not Rated | 127 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

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The dark side and hypocrisy of provincial American life is seen through the eyes of five children as they grow to adulthood at the turn-of-the-century.

Director: Sam Wood | Stars: Ann Sheridan, Robert Cummings, Ronald Reagan, Betty Field

Votes: 3,054

22. Shout (1991)

PG-13 | 89 min | Drama, Music, Romance

5.0
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A new music teacher in a 1955 West Texas home for wayward boys brings new vision and hope for many of the interned boys.

Director: Jeffrey Hornaday | Stars: John Travolta, Jamie Walters, Heather Graham, Richard Jordan

Votes: 1,522 | Gross: $3.55M

23. The Truth About Jane (2000 TV Movie)

87 min | Drama

6.8
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A high-school girl's first sexual experience is with another girl, and, along with her first broken heart, she must deal with her mother's reaction to her revelation that she is a lesbian and with ostracism at school.

Director: Lee Rose | Stars: Stockard Channing, Ellen Muth, Kelly Rowan, Jenny O'Hara

Votes: 1,913

24. The Baby (1973)

PG | 84 min | Horror, Thriller

6.1
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A social worker, still reeling from the loss of her architect husband, investigates the eccentric, psychedelic Wadsworth Family, consisting of a mother, two daughters, and an adult son with the apparent mental capacity of an infant.

Director: Ted Post | Stars: Anjanette Comer, Ruth Roman, Marianna Hill, Susanne Zenor

Votes: 1,850

25. Take Her, She's Mine (1963)

Approved | 98 min | Comedy

6.4
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A father's attempts to protect his college-age daughter from trouble backfire, and he finds himself in the middle of scandal after scandal.

Director: Henry Koster | Stars: James Stewart, Sandra Dee, Audrey Meadows, Robert Morley

Votes: 910

26. Summer of the Monkeys (1998)

G | 101 min | Drama, Family

6.3
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Summer Of The Monkeys (set in 1910 on the prairies of Canada) follows the story of a young boy, Jay, who dreams of getting enough money to buy his dream horse. One summer Jay finds four ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Anderson | Stars: Michael Ontkean, Leslie Hope, Wilford Brimley, Corey Sevier

Votes: 441 | Gross: $0.02M

27. Frank McKlusky, C.I. (2002)

PG-13 | 83 min | Comedy

4.1
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A clumsy insurance claims investigator goes undercover to expose a conspiracy.

Director: Arlene Sanford | Stars: Dave Sheridan, Cameron Richardson, Randy Quaid, Dolly Parton

Votes: 1,232

28. Mommy (1995)

89 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.0
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After twelve-year-old Jessica-Ann's teacher breaks her neck, Jessica-Ann starts suspecting her cold and overprotective mother as the killer.

Director: Max Allan Collins | Stars: Patty McCormack, Rachel Lemieux, Jason Miller, Brinke Stevens

Votes: 278

29. The Book of Ruth (2004 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

6.1
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The tensions that arise when a newlywed has her new husband move into the home of her oppressive mother.

Director: Bill Eagles | Stars: Christine Lahti, Nicholle Tom, Evan Jones, Teryl Rothery

Votes: 283

30. Alex Is Lovesick (1986)

88 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.1
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The movie is a romantic comedy which takes place in Israel during the Austerity period of the 1950s. The movie's hero is Alex, a 13 year old boy who is about to attend his Bar Mitzvah. Alex... See full summary »

Director: Boaz Davidson | Stars: Eitan Anshel, Sharon Hacohen, Uri Kabiri, Avi Kushnir

Votes: 510

31. Bommarillu (2006)

170 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.3
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Siddu is the son of an over-protective business man. Every decision of his is made by his father, which leads him into frustration. He half-heartedly agrees to become engaged to a rich ... See full summary »

Director: Bhaskar | Stars: Siddharth, Genelia D'Souza, Prakash Raj, Srinivasa Rao Kota

Votes: 4,150

32. Zelly and Me (1988)

PG | 87 min | Drama

6.1
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A young orphan who lives with her grandmother in a large Virginian home infatuates herself with the voices of Joan d'Arc. Her nanny seeks out the help of a rich suitor (David Lynch's first ... See full summary »

Director: Tina Rathborne | Stars: Isabella Rossellini, Alexandra Johnes, Glynis Johns, Kaiulani Lee

Votes: 307

33. Can You Feel Me Dancing? (1986 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

6.6
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A young blind woman struggles for independence.

Director: Michael Miller | Stars: Justine Bateman, Max Gail, Jason Bateman, Frances Lee McCain

Votes: 103

34. Aisi Bhi Kya Jaldi Hai (1996)

Comedy, Romance

6.2
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The story is about a single father (Sachin) who is overly protective of her daughter (Srishti Behl) and does not like the idea that his daughter will leave him after marriage and hence ... See full summary »

Director: Sachin | Stars: Sachin, Vivek Mushran, Ashok Saraf, Archana Puran Singh

Votes: 37

35. A Call to Remember (1997 TV Movie)

R | 110 min | Drama

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Director: Jack Bender | Stars: Blythe Danner, Joe Mantegna, David Lascher, Kevin Zegers

Votes: 201

36. All Hell Let Loose (2002)

100 min | Drama

5.5
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Minoo returns to her family in Sweden to attend her sister Gita's wedding. Her mother and father believe that she has disgraced the family having worked as a stripper.

Director: Susan Taslimi | Stars: Melinda Kinnaman, Hassan Brijany, Caroline Rauf, Meliz Karlge

Votes: 336

37. Secret de banlieue (2002)

90 min | Thriller

6.3
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When Ariane and her father David, move in a new city, she meets her new friend Catherine. She's rebel, she's hot... She is not like her. But then Ariane learn to feel free but something is ... See full summary »

Director: Louis Choquette | Stars: Jean-François Pichette, Elise Guilbault, Roxanne Gaudette-Loiseau, Joannie Lemay

Votes: 102

38. Rigoletto (1946)

105 min | Music, Romance

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Director: Carmine Gallone | Stars: Tito Gobbi, Marcella Govoni, Lina Pagliughi, Mario Filippeschi

Votes: 23

39. Dead or Alive 3 (2001 Video Game)

T | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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The third Dead or Alive game in the series.

Directors: Tomonobu Itagaki, Hiroaki Matsui | Stars: Houko Kuwashima, Hideyuki Hori, Yui Horie, Bin Shimada

Votes: 182

40. Rigoletto (2003 TV Movie)

100 min | Music, Drama

5.7
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1960's. Rigoletto the Jester is overprotecting his daughter Gilda. He wants revenge when he finds out she's in love with the womanizer Duca.

Director: Corina Van Eijk | Stars: Peter Michailov, Karen Wierzba, Jasmin Besig, Charles Alvez da Cruz

Votes: 19

41. Rigoletto e la sua tragedia (1956)

91 min | Musical, Romance

5.4
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Director: Flavio Calzavara | Stars: Aldo Silvani, Tito Gobbi, Janet Vidor, Pina Arnaldi

Votes: 18

42. Dead or Alive 2 Ultimate (2004 Video Game)

M | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A redesigned version of Dead or Alive 2 for the Xbox.

Director: Tomonobu Itagaki | Stars: Houko Kuwashima, Sakura Tange, Takeshi Aono, Yûko Nagashima

Votes: 69

43. South Park (1997– )
Episode: Broadway Bro Down (2011)

TV-MA | 23 min | Animation, Comedy

7.9
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Randy discovers a secret: women give blow jobs after seeing stage musicals because there are hidden subliminal references to blow jobs in the songs and women don't know it. Shelly has a love interest.

Director: Trey Parker | Stars: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, April Stewart, Robert Lopez

Votes: 1,002

44. Who's the Boss? (1984–1992)
Episode: Daddy's Little Montague Girl (1986)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

7.3
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When her best friend Marci applies for a highly expensive private school, Samantha wants to apply as well. This gladdens Angela, but worries Tony.

Director: Asaad Kelada | Stars: Tony Danza, Judith Light, Alyssa Milano, Danny Pintauro

Votes: 12

45. Byker Grove (1989–2006)
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1989)

Drama, Family, Romance

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Gill's upset because Julie's been banned: Donna's delighted because she'll be the star of the show.

Director: Matthew Robinson | Stars: Jimmy Swan, Craig Reilly, Caspar Berry, Craig Grieveson

46. Lab Rats (2012–2016)
Episode: Forbidden Hero (2015)

TV-Y7 | 23 min | Action, Comedy, Family

8.2
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As Leo recuperates from a minor injury, Tasha learns she's been deceived about his level of participation in the hero missions.

Director: Victor Gonzalez | Stars: William Brent, Spencer Boldman, Kelli Berglund, Tyrel Jackson Williams

Votes: 13

47. Ghost Whisperer (2005–2010)
Episode: Home But Not Alone (2008)

TV-14 | 48 min | Drama, Fantasy

7.7
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Ned asks Melinda's help when he's injured by what appears to be a ghost haunting his new girlfriend, but as Melinda struggles to solve the mystery of who the ghost is she runs into interference from the girlfriend's family.

Director: Eric Laneuville | Stars: Jennifer Love Hewitt, David Conrad, Jay Mohr, Camryn Manheim

Votes: 109

48. Joan of Arcadia (2003–2005)
Episode: Just Say No (2003)

TV-PG | Drama, Fantasy

8.2
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God asks Joan to hold a yard sale. While Will gets involved in a pending rape case, Joan's mother is reminded of an unpleasant piece of her past. Kevin gets a job as a fact checker at a ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Gomer | Stars: Joe Mantegna, Mary Steenburgen, Amber Tamblyn, Jason Ritter

Votes: 43

49. Scorpion (2014– )
Episode: Kill Screen (2015)

TV-14 | 40 min | Action, Drama

7.6
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The team tries to help Ralph when he is taken by the FBI for questioning after his web game play unintentionally reveals a CIA safe house's location.

Director: Jace Alexander | Stars: Elyes Gabel, Katharine McPhee, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Jadyn Wong

Votes: 404

50. House (2004–2012)
Episode: Safe (2006)

TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Mystery

8.9
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6 months after a teenage girl crushes her chest in a car accident and receives a heart transplant she goes into anaphylactic shock in her clean room bedroom after her boyfriend almost kisses her and discovers something on her arm.

Director: Félix Enríquez Alcalá | Stars: Hugh Laurie, Lisa Edelstein, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard

Votes: 1,399