Most Popular "Patent" Titles
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1. Joy (I) (2015)
PG-13 | 124 min | Biography, Drama
Joy is the story of the title character, who rose to become founder and matriarch of a powerful family business dynasty.
Votes: 99,772 | Gross: $56.44M
2. Splice (2009)
R | 104 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Genetic engineers Clive Nicoli and Elsa Kast hope to achieve fame by successfully splicing together the DNA of different animals to create new hybrid animals for medical use.
Votes: 82,606 | Gross: $17.00M
3. The Tree of Life (2011)
PG-13 | 139 min | Drama, Fantasy
The story of a family in Waco, Texas in 1956. The eldest son witnesses the loss of innocence and struggles with his parents' conflicting teachings.
Votes: 144,752 | Gross: $13.30M
4. Upside Down (I) (2012)
PG-13 | 114 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Adam and Eden fell in love as teens despite the fact that they live on twinned worlds with gravities that pull in opposite directions. Ten years after a forced separation, Adam sets out on a dangerous quest to reconnect with his love.
Votes: 61,927 | Gross: $0.10M
5. Erased (2012)
R | 100 min | Action, Thriller
An ex-CIA agent and his estranged daughter are forced on the run when his employers erase all records of his existence, and mark them both for termination as part of a wide-reaching international conspiracy.
6. La danseuse (2016)
108 min | Biography, Drama, Music
Loïe Fuller was the toast of the Folies Bergères at the turn of the 20th century and an inspiration for Toulouse-Lautrec and the Lumière Brothers. The film revolves around her complicated relationship with protégé and rival Isadora Duncan.
7. Inventing the Abbotts (1997)
R | 110 min | Drama, Romance
A light-hearted story of two working-class brothers courting three wealthy and beautiful sisters in a small Illinois town.
Votes: 9,949 | Gross: $5.85M
8. The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)
R | 139 min | Sci-Fi, Drama
Thomas Jerome Newton is a humanoid alien who comes to Earth to get water for his dying planet. He starts a high technology company to get the billions of dollars he needs to build a return ... See full summary »
Votes: 19,061 | Gross: $0.08M
11. Young Einstein (1988)
PG | 91 min | Comedy, History
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 »
Votes: 7,573 | Gross: $11.54M
12. The Corporation (2003)
Unrated | 145 min | Documentary, History
Documentary that looks at the concept of the corporation throughout recent history up to its present-day dominance.
Votes: 18,767 | Gross: $1.88M
14. The Palm Beach Story (1942)
Passed | 88 min | Comedy, Romance
An inventor needs cash to develop his big idea. His wife, who loves him, decides to raise it for him by divorcing him and marrying a millionaire.
15. Cash McCall (1960)
Not Rated | 102 min | Drama, Romance
Cash McCall is a young and slick business man who buys failing businesses and resells them. Grant Austen's Plastics is even more of a prize to Cash, for Cash is also making a bid for ... See full summary »
16. Merveilleuse Angélique (1965)
105 min | Adventure, History, Romance
In the second of the Angélique series, the heroine joins a group of bandits, rescues her children, becomes a successful businesswoman, and once again becomes entangled in politics and matters of the heart.
18. Edison, the Man (1940)
Passed | 107 min | Biography, Drama
82 year old inventor and entrepreneur Thomas Alva Edison is honored in 1929 and he reflects back on his sixty year career of scientific achievement.
20. The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939)
Approved | 98 min | Biography, Drama, History
Alexander Graham Bell falls in love with deaf girl Mabel Hubbard while teaching the deaf and trying to invent means for telegraphing the human voice. She urges him to put off thoughts of ... See full summary »
21. The Water Engine (1992 TV Movie)
110 min | Drama
In the 1930s, Charles Lang invents an engine that runs using water for fuel. But when he tries to get it patented, he is first offered a ridiculously low amount. When he refuses, he is ... See full summary »
22. Swedenhielms Family (1935)
Not Rated | 88 min | Comedy, Drama
The Swedenhielms is an old aristocratic family. The head of the family is professor Rolf Swedenhielm. His three children Bo, Julia and Rolf Jr also live in the house. They also have an ... See full summary »
23. Three Pests in a Mess (1945)
15 min | Comedy, Short
The stooges are three inventors trying to a get a patent on their preposterous fly catching invention. When they learn they'll have to catch 100,000 flies to earn enough to get a patent, ... See full summary »
24. Scotland's First Oil Rush (2016 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary, History
Geologist Professor Iain Stewart tells the fascinating story of the shale oil industry in Scotland and its impact on the people, landscape and culture of West Lothian.
25. Oil for the Lamps of China (1935)
Approved | 97 min | Drama
An American, working for his oil company in China, disregards all but the company's interests. " The characters and the institution portrayed in the story are not actual but the product of ... See full summary »
26. Turn Me On: The History of the Vibrator (2001)
17 min | Documentary, Short
Turn Me On explores the history of the vibrator. Through a group of sexpert characters, the documentary uncovers the socially camouflaged sex toy - hidden in the underwear drawer since it ... See full summary »
27. The Rag Man (1925)
Passed | 68 min | Drama, Comedy
Tim Kelly is an orphan who runs away after his orphanage burns down. Presumed to be killed in the fire, he is able to roam the streets of New York freely. He meets Max Ginsberg, an old ... See full summary »
28. The Bishop Misbehaves (1935)
Passed | 85 min | Comedy, Crime
On a walking tour of English cathedrals, Donald Meadows meets Hester Granthem in church. Hearing he is from that hot-bed of crime, Chicago, Hester asks Donald to help her in a robbery she ... See full summary »
29. Bunker Bean (1936)
Approved | 67 min | Comedy, Romance
Bunker Bean, a meek office clerk, has grandiose dreams but seems destined to remain forever in his lowly station. He seeks out the help of a fortune- teller, who tells him he is the ... See full summary »
54 min | Documentary, Biography, History
The Thanhouser Company was a trail-blazing studio based in New Rochelle, New York, where from 1910 to 1917 it released over 1,000 films that were seen by audiences around the globe. This 53... See full summary »
33. Nancy Drew: The Deadly Device (2012 Video Game)
E10+ | Adventure, Mystery
Teen detective Nancy Drew investigates after a theoretical physicist is found electrocuted in a Colorado laboratory.
37. The Misadventures of Sweet Gwen (1999 Video)
35 min | Short, Adventure
Agent U-89 is once again attempted to teach her beautiful but hapless friend Gwen how to escape from bondage, but the buxom blonde can't wriggle free no matter how hard she tries. When ... See full summary »
40. Speed Madness (1925)
Passed | 57 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
To keep the old homestead from being foreclosed, a mother agrees to have her daughter marry the deep-dyed villain who hold the mortgage. However, the daughter has a race-car-driving fiancée... See full summary »
42. I Am Alive Today: History of an AIDS Drug (2002)
55 min | Documentary
The history of AZT - the first anti-HIV drug - is about fighting fate: the fate of a deadly disease, and the fate of economic inequalities. It is a scientific, legal, and human adventure ... See full summary »
44. The Sagebrush Family Trails West (1940)
Approved | 59 min | Western
Begin with setting the record straight for those uninformed sources that insist on tagging this film as a Producers Releasing Corporation entry. It was produced by Sigmund Neufeld's ... See full summary »
Wild West Tech (2003–2005)
Gold Rush Tech
TV-G | Documentary, History, Western
Examines the technology used during the gold rush, namely the evolving of mining tools, as pumps, drills, elevators or cables
Forsthaus Falkenau (1989– )
44 min | Drama, Family
To Stefan's astonishment, green mate Xaver is living in an abandoned mobile home, unable to pay the rent after 15 years of dream rate, actually a stealth-compensation for Grandle's father ... See full summary »
Ripper Street (2012– )
In My Protection
TV-MA | 62 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
The murder of an elderly Jewish toymaker by a fourteen year-old by a challenged orphan is initially thought a robbery, but Reid begins to suspect "a wider purpose."
Masters of Science Fiction (2007– )
Jerry Was a Man
TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Sci-Fi
A wealthy couple come into possession of an anthropoid named Jerry. Based on a story by Robert Heinlein.