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1. Syriana (2005)

R | 128 min | Drama, Thriller

7.0
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76 Metascore

A politically charged epic about the state of the oil industry in the hands of those personally involved and affected by it.

Director: Stephen Gaghan | Stars: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Amanda Peet, Kayvan Novak

Votes: 113,681 | Gross: $50.82M

2. Shattered Glass (2003)

PG-13 | 94 min | Drama, History

7.2
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73 Metascore

The true story of a young journalist who fell from grace when it was found he had fabricated over half of his articles.

Director: Billy Ray | Stars: Hayden Christensen, Chloë Sevigny, Steve Zahn, Peter Sarsgaard

Votes: 29,896 | Gross: $2.21M

3. Gulliver's Travels (2010)

PG | 85 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

4.9
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33 Metascore

Travel writer Lemuel Gulliver takes an assignment in Bermuda, but ends up on the island of Liliput, where he towers over its tiny citizens.

Director: Rob Letterman | Stars: Jack Black, Emily Blunt, Jason Segel, Amanda Peet

Votes: 55,574 | Gross: $42.78M

4. God Bless America (2011)

R | 105 min | Comedy

7.2
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56 Metascore

On a mission to rid society of its most repellent citizens, terminally ill Frank makes an unlikely accomplice in 16-year-old Roxy.

Director: Bobcat Goldthwait | Stars: Joel Murray, Tara Lynne Barr, Mackenzie Brooke Smith, Melinda Page Hamilton

Votes: 62,527 | Gross: $0.12M

5. Wizards (1977)

PG | 80 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy

6.5
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On a post-apocalyptic Earth, a wizard and his faire folk comrades fight an evil wizard who's using technology in his bid for conquest.

Director: Ralph Bakshi | Stars: Jesse Welles, Bob Holt, Richard Romanus, David Proval

Votes: 8,068

6. Fritz the Cat (1972)

Unrated | 78 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

6.3
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A hypocritical swinging college student cat raises hell in a satiric vision of various elements on the 1960s.

Director: Ralph Bakshi | Stars: Skip Hinnant, Rosetta LeNoire, John McCurry, Judy Engles

Votes: 8,824

7. Vixen! (1968)

X | 70 min | Drama

5.8
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Vixen lives in a Canadian mountain resort with her naive pilot husband. While he's away flying in tourists, she gets it on with practically everybody including a husband and his wife, and ... See full summary »

Director: Russ Meyer | Stars: Erica Gavin, Garth Pillsbury, Harrison Page, Jon Evans

Votes: 2,068

8. Manderlay (2005)

Not Rated | 139 min | Drama

7.4
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46 Metascore

A story of slavery, set in the southern U.S. in the 1930s.

Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Bryce Dallas Howard, Isaach De Bankolé, Danny Glover, Willem Dafoe

Votes: 19,480 | Gross: $0.07M

9. I Am Curious (Yellow) (1967)

X | 121 min | Drama

6.1
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Lena, aged twenty, wants to know all she can about life and reality. She collects information on everyone and everything, storing her findings in an enormous archive. She experiments with ... See full summary »

Director: Vilgot Sjöman | Stars: Lena Nyman, Vilgot Sjöman, Börje Ahlstedt, Peter Lindgren

Votes: 2,967 | Gross: $20.24M

10. Fortress (1992)

R | 95 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

5.9
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A futuristic prison movie. Protagonist and wife are nabbed at a future US emigration point with an illegal baby during population control. The resulting prison experience is the subject of ... See full summary »

Director: Stuart Gordon | Stars: Christopher Lambert, Loryn Locklin, Kurtwood Smith, Clifton Collins Jr.

Votes: 24,261 | Gross: $6.74M

11. Ishtar (1987)

PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

4.2
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52 Metascore

Two terrible lounge singers get booked to play a gig in a Moroccan hotel but somehow become pawns in an international power play between the CIA, the Emir of Ishtar, and the rebels trying to overthrow his regime.

Director: Elaine May | Stars: Warren Beatty, Dustin Hoffman, Isabelle Adjani, Charles Grodin

Votes: 8,992 | Gross: $14.38M

12. Michael Moore in TrumpLand (2016)

Not Rated | 73 min | Documentary

6.0
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56 Metascore

In the weeks before the 2016 general election, Oscar-winning filmmaker Michael Moore performs a pro-Hillary Clinton stand-up show deep in the heart of TrumpLand.

Director: Michael Moore | Stars: Michael Moore, Hillary Clinton, Donald J. Trump

Votes: 2,636 | Gross: $0.15M

13. Dante's Inferno (2007)

88 min | Animation, Comedy

6.6
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A darkly comedic travelogue of the underworld - set against an all-too-familiar urban backdrop of used car lots, gated communities, strip malls, and the U.S. Capitol. And populated with a contemporary cast of reprobates, including famous - and infamous - politicians, presidents, popes, pimps. And the Prince of Darkness himself.

Director: Sean Meredith | Stars: Tony Abatemarco, Scott Adsit, Matt Besser, Bill Chott

Votes: 1,332

14. Good Hair (2009)

PG-13 | 96 min | Documentary, Comedy

6.9
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72 Metascore

Chris Rock explores the wonders of African-American hairstyles.

Director: Jeff Stilson | Stars: Chris Rock, Maya Angelou, Al Sharpton, Tanya Crumel

Votes: 4,916 | Gross: $4.16M

15. The Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat (1974)

R | 77 min | Animation, Comedy

5.4
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Fritz the Cat may have lost one of his lives in the comics, but in his new movie, he has eight more lives left to go! While his wife screams at him, Fritz lights up a joint and reminiscences about what could have been.

Director: Robert Taylor | Stars: Skip Hinnant, Reva Rose, Bob Holt, Robert Ridgely

Votes: 2,129

16. I Am Curious (Blue) (1968)

Not Rated | 107 min | Drama

6.2
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The same movie with the same characters, cast and crew as I am Curious (Yellow), but with some different scenes and a different political slant. The political focus in Blue is personal ... See full summary »

Director: Vilgot Sjöman | Stars: Maj Hultén, Vilgot Sjöman, Lena Nyman, Börje Ahlstedt

Votes: 1,052

17. Nightmare on Elmo's Street (2015)

124 min | Comedy, Horror

4.1
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A girl finds herself on Sesame Street. After meeting a red puppet named elmo she embarks on a heart-wrenching journey exploring themes of family, depression and what it means to be human.

Director: Bill Zebub | Stars: Maeva Athena, Eileen Bean, Vanna Blondelle, Evon Bon

Votes: 61

18. Sandcastle (II) (2010)

91 min | Drama

6.3
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En is a Singaporean student that will soon be enlisted in the army. While his mother is away, he has to stay with his grandparents. Thus, he starts learning new things about his missing father.

Director: Junfeng Boo | Stars: Joshua Tan, Bobbi Chen, Elena Chia, Bee Thiam Tan

Votes: 109

19. Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul (2005)

90 min | Documentary, Music

7.9
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73 Metascore

Award-winning director Fatih Akin takes us on a journey through Istanbul, the city that bridges Europe and Asia, and challenges familiar notions of east and west. He looks at the vibrant ... See full summary »

Director: Fatih Akin | Stars: Alexander Hacke, Ahmed Ulug, Cem Yegul, Mehmed Ulug

Votes: 5,267 | Gross: $0.07M

20. Return of the Evil Dead (1973)

91 min | Horror

6.0
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500 years after they were blinded and executed for committing human sacrifices, a band of Templar knights returns from the grave to terrorize a rural Portuguese village during it's ... See full summary »

Director: Amando de Ossorio | Stars: Tony Kendall, Fernando Sancho, Esperanza Roy, Frank Braña

Votes: 1,869

21. The Rachel Maddow Show (2008– )

News, Talk-Show

6.0
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Air America's liberal talk show host discusses current events, with an emphasis on politics.

Stars: Rachel Maddow, Chris Hayes, Richard Engel, Andrea Mitchell

Votes: 1,048

22. Nikutai no mon (1964)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama

7.6
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After World War II, some Tokyo prostitutes band together with a strict code: no pimps, attack any street walker who comes into our territory, defend the abandoned building we call home, and... See full summary »

Director: Seijun Suzuki | Stars: Jô Shishido, Kôji Wada, Yumiko Nogawa, Tomiko Ishii

Votes: 2,218

23. Maine Gandhi Ko Nahin Mara (2005)

100 min | Drama

7.4
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Widowed Uttam Chaudhary lives a comfortable lifestyle with his college-going son, Karan, a daughter, Trisha, who is in love with a South-Indian youth named Ashish Reddy, and an elder son ... See full summary »

Director: Jahnu Barua | Stars: Anupam Kher, Urmila Matondkar, Parvin Dabas, Rajit Kapoor

Votes: 650

24. Firing Line (1966–1999)

120 min | Talk-Show

8.4
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A debate program hosted by conservative pundit William F. Buckley who verbally sparred with many notable figures of the 20th century.

Stars: William F. Buckley, Michael Kinsley, Jeff Greenfield, C. Dickerman Williams

Votes: 63

25. Uboynaya sila (2000–2005)

Action, Comedy, Crime

7.0
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St. Petersburg, Russia, today. Special agents Plakhov, Rogov, Dukalis, Solovets, and Larin are installing the skids for businessman Arkadi Bogolepov. They suspect that Bogolepov is involved... See full summary »

Stars: Sergey Koshonin, Aleksandr Tyutryumov, Georgiy Shtil, Olga Kalmykova

Votes: 396

26. The Bolt Report (2011– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

5.6
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Andrew Bolt hosts a political talk show, focusing on the pressing issues of the week.

Stars: Andrew Bolt, Michael Kroger, Rowan Dean, Campbell Newman

Votes: 55

27. Super Columbine Massacre RPG! (2005 Video Game)

Adventure, Crime

6.0
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This game delves into the morning of April 20th, 1999 and asks players to relive that day through the eyes of Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, those responsible for the deadliest school shooting in American history.

Votes: 57

28. The Boob Show (2011– )

Comedy

5.7
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Satirizes current trends and topics through a variety of antics in each episode.

Star: Emily Schooley

Votes: 12

29. GWAR: Phallus in Wonderland (1992 Video)

55 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Music

7.3
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Revolting heavy metal band and The Scumdogs of the Universe, Gwar are about to be wiped off the face of the earth by Edna Granbo, an old hag who can not stand Gwar and wants them eliminated... See full summary »

Directors: Judas Bullhorn, Distortion Wells | Stars: Gwar, Dave Brockie, Beefcake The Mighty, Balsac the Jaws of Death

Votes: 265

30. Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy (2009)

95 min | Documentary, Comedy

7.1
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An off-screen narration, four dozen talking heads, and clips of performances tell a chronological story about Black comedy: who has made us laugh since 1901, what is the nature of their ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Townsend | Stars: Franklyn Ajaye, Angela Bassett, Bill Bellamy, Julian Bond

Votes: 243

31. I kori mou, i sosialistria (1966)

94 min | Comedy, Romance

5.9
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Liza falls in love with one of her father's employees. Her socialistic ideas about employment drive her to collide with her father and the sociopolitical status of the time.

Director: Alekos Sakellarios | Stars: Aliki Vougiouklaki, Dimitris Papamichael, Stavros Xenidis, Labros Konstadaras

Votes: 899

32. Insiders (2001– )

60 min | News

6.7
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A news and national affairs program which utilizes the insight of political commentators to discuss and analyze national issues.

Stars: Barrie Cassidy, Paul Kelly, Michael Bowers, Andrew Bolt

Votes: 15

33. Heads Up (2017– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

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Host Chris Kenny and a panel of media experts look at the stories that will be making headlines tomorrow.

Stars: Chris Kenny, Jane Marwick, Tim Blair, Rita Panahi

34. Fox Report (1996– )

60 min | News

4.5
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Stars: Harris Faulkner, Shepard Smith, Patrick Caddell, John Leboutillier

Votes: 115

35. Paul Murray Live (2010– )

120 min | News, Talk-Show

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Host Paul Murray and his team take an alternative look at the day's news and current affairs, with the slogan 'this is a show where we tell you what happened today and hopefully by the end of it you'll know what really happened today'.

Stars: Paul Murray, Ross Cameron, Peta Credlin, Rowan Dean

36. Countdown w/ Keith Olbermann (2003–2012)

60 min | News, Talk-Show

6.7
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Keith Olbermann and guests discuss news events.

Stars: Keith Olbermann, Paul F. Tompkins, David Shuster, Dana Milbank

Votes: 767

37. I Aliki diktator (1972)

117 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

3.7
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Young Aliki, after the death of her father, Mr. Nestoras, who was the general administrator of a theatrical company, takes the road to Athens with her sole companion Arapis, her dog. The ... See full summary »

Director: Takis Vougiouklakis | Stars: Aliki Vougiouklaki, Nikos Galanos, Nikos Rizos, Lavrentis Dianellos

Votes: 229

38. Koinoniki sapila (1932)

62 min | Drama

7.3
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A poor university student, Ntinos Vristhenis, has abandoned his studies due to financial difficulties and is searching for a job. He is hired as an actor in a troupe, where he meets and ... See full summary »

Director: Stelios Tatasopoulos | Stars: Stelios Tatasopoulos, Danai Grizou, Tasos Kefalas, Joly Garbi

Votes: 24

39. The Verdict (2015– )

60 min | Talk-Show

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Karl Stefanovic hosts a weekly talk show featuring a panel of experts from diverse backgrounds who come together for a lively and entertaining discussion of current events. The Verdict also features questions from the live studio audience.

Stars: Mark Latham, Karl Stefanovic, Campbell Brown, Jacqui Lambie

40. Viewpoint (2012–2016)

60 min | Talk-Show

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Host Chris Kenny sets the agenda for the week ahead in politics with his panel of guests.

Stars: Chris Kenny, Miranda Devine, Janet Albrechtsen, Rita Panahi

41. Is It Always Right to Be Right? (1970)

8 min | Animation, Short

6.5
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The world is divided into factions, on opposite sides of issues; each side is, of course, right. And so the gap between the people grows, until someone challenges the absolutist view of what's "right."

Director: Lee Mishkin | Stars: Orson Welles, Diana Hale

Votes: 199

42. La vie politique des Belges (2002)

Comedy, Documentary

6.5
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We follow the build-up and training of two opposite political parties. We see their leaders during meetings, during voting and after when the results of the elections are published.

Director: Jan Bucquoy | Stars: Noël Godin, Benoît Poelvoorde, Roland Duchâtelet

Votes: 37

43. No Such Thing As Gravity (1989)

36 min | Short, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

7.2
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Set in the future, this tells of an Earth run by a conglomerate called the LaFont Corporation, which uses machines to rule its subjects. "Troublemakers" and malcontents are exiled to an ... See full summary »

Director: Alyce Wittenstein | Stars: Holly Adams, Michael J. Anderson, Stephen C. Bird, Emmanuelle Chaulet

Votes: 23

44. I komissa tis fabrikas (1969)

88 min | Comedy

6.8
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A beautiful young woman is arrested by a wonderful policeman, due to her effort to steal letters from a gigolo's house.

Director: Dimis Dadiras | Stars: Anna Fonsou, Stefanos Linaios, Nikos Rizos, Marika Krevata

Votes: 99

45. Oi vaseis ki i Vasoula (1975)

99 min | Drama

4.6
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Director: Dinos Dimopoulos | Stars: Nora Valsami, Notis Peryalis, Christos Zorbas, Eleni Theofilou

Votes: 52

46. Bu Lai'a the Hawaiian Superman (1994 Video)

35 min | Short, Comedy

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The best of Bu Lai'a (up to that point in time). No government official is safe when this proud Hawaiian tells it like it is... That's about the only time he tells the truth.

Directors: Tom Boyle, Kaui Hill | Stars: Sunny Garcia, Kaui Hill, Israel Kamakawiwo'ole, Tom Stone

47. Bu Lai'a the Hawaiian Superman (1993–1995)

30 min | Comedy

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Bu Lai'a in namesake sounds very close to Bull Liar (a local expression for someone prone to embellishment of the truth). He is proud to be Hawaiian, and if you listen to him, suddenly ... See full summary »

Stars: Frank Fasi, Sunny Garcia, Richard Grieco, Kaui Hill

48. A Small Part of the World (2006)

3 min | Animation, Short

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Director: J. Tobias Anderson

49. Daniele Luttazzi: Adenoidi (2003 Video)

117 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.8
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Director: Franza Di Rosa | Star: Daniele Luttazzi

Votes: 24

50. Songs Are Free (1991 TV Movie)

58 min | Documentary, History, Music

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Historian, educator, composer, and vocalist Dr. Bernice Johnson Reagon is interviewed by Bill Moyers. Interwoven with footage of her and Sweet Honey in the Rock's musical performances and ... See full summary »

Director: Gail Pellett | Stars: Bernice Johnson Reagon, Bill Moyers