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1. Filth (I) (2013)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.1
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56 Metascore

A corrupt cop manipulates and hallucinates his way through a bid to secure a promotion and win back his wife and daughter.

Writers: Jon S. Baird, Irvine Welsh | Director: Jon S. Baird | Stars: James McAvoy, Jamie Bell, Eddie Marsan, Imogen Poots

2. Grandma's Boy (2006)

R | 94 min | Comedy

7.1
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33 Metascore

A 35 year old video game tester has to move in with his grandma and her two old lady roommates.

Writers: Barry Wernick, Allen Covert, Nick Swardson | Director: Nicholaus Goossen | Stars: Allen Covert, Linda Cardellini, Shirley Jones, Peter Dante

3. Ghost World (2001)

R | 111 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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88 Metascore

With only the plan of moving in together after high school, two unusually devious friends seek direction in life. As a mere gag, they respond to a man's newspaper ad for a date, only to find it will greatly complicate their lives.

Writers: Daniel Clowes, Terry Zwigoff | Director: Terry Zwigoff | Stars: Steve Buscemi, Thora Birch, Scarlett Johansson, Brad Renfro

4. Phone Booth (2002)

R | 81 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.1
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56 Metascore

Stuart Shepard finds himself trapped in a phone booth, pinned down by an extortionist's sniper rifle.

Writer: Larry Cohen | Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Colin Farrell, Kiefer Sutherland, Forest Whitaker, Radha Mitchell

5. Big Fat Liar (2002)

PG | 88 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

5.4
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36 Metascore

After a young boy's school essay erroneously finds its way into the hands of a Hollywood producer who turns the idea into a hit film, the boy travels to Los Angeles to claim his credit.

Writers: Dan Schneider, Brian Robbins | Director: Shawn Levy | Stars: Frankie Muniz, Amanda Bynes, Paul Giamatti, Amanda Detmer

6. Porky's (1982)

R | 94 min | Comedy

6.1
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40 Metascore

Set in 1954, a group of Florida high schoolers seek out to help a buddy lose his virginity, which leads them to seek revenge on a sleazy nightclub owner and his redneck sheriff brother for harassing them.

Writer: Bob Clark | Director: Bob Clark | Stars: Dan Monahan, Mark Herrier, Wyatt Knight, Roger Wilson

7. The Big Sleep (1946)

Not Rated | 114 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Mystery

8.1
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Private detective Philip Marlowe is hired by a rich family. Before the complex case is over, he's seen murder, blackmail, and what might be love.

Writers: William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, Jules Furthman, Raymond Chandler | Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, John Ridgely, Martha Vickers

8. Short Cuts (1993)

R | 187 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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79 Metascore

The day-to-day lives of a number of suburban Los Angeles residents.

Writers: Raymond Carver, Robert Altman, Frank Barhydt | Director: Robert Altman | Stars: Andie MacDowell, Julianne Moore, Tim Robbins, Bruce Davison

9. Rose Red (2002 TV Mini-Series)

PG-13 | 254 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

10. I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007)

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

6.1
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A mother falls for a younger man while her daughter falls in love for the first time. Mother Nature messes with their fates.

Writer: Amy Heckerling | Director: Amy Heckerling | Stars: Michelle Pfeiffer, Paul Rudd, Saoirse Ronan, Tracey Ullman

11. Neighbors (1981)

R | 94 min | Comedy

5.5
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A quiet man's peaceful suburban lifestyle is threatened by the new, obnoxious couple that moves in next door.

Writers: Thomas Berger, Larry Gelbart | Director: John G. Avildsen | Stars: John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Kathryn Walker, Cathy Moriarty

12. Black Christmas (1974)

R | 98 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

7.2
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A sorority house is terrorized by a stranger who makes frightening phone calls and then murders the sorority sisters during Christmas break.

Writer: Roy Moore | Director: Bob Clark | Stars: Olivia Hussey, Keir Dullea, Margot Kidder, John Saxon

13. Little Murders (1971)

PG | 110 min | Comedy

7.0
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A girl brings home her latest boyfriend to meet her parents. This is done against the background of random shootings that had just begun in NYC at the time the play was written. How the ... See full summary »

Writer: Jules Feiffer | Director: Alan Arkin | Stars: Elliott Gould, Marcia Rodd, Vincent Gardenia, Elizabeth Wilson

14. The Local Stigmatic (1990)

56 min | Drama

6.6
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Two symbiotic sociopaths play obscurely deviant mind games with each other while engaging in perversely brutal acts of violence against victims apparently chosen at random.

Writer: Heathcote Williams | Director: David F. Wheeler | Stars: Al Pacino, Paul Guilfoyle, Joseph Maher, Michael Higgins

15. Griff the Invisible (2010)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.1
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49 Metascore

Griff, office worker by day, superhero by night, has his world turned upside down when he meets Melody, a beautiful young scientist who shares his passion for the impossible.

Writer: Leon Ford | Director: Leon Ford | Stars: Ryan Kwanten, Maeve Dermody, Marshall Napier, Patrick Brammall

16. The Chocolate War (1988)

R | 100 min | Drama

6.9
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A surreal portrait of a Catholic Private School and its hierarchy. A new student must submit to the bizarre rituals of his peers and the expectations of the school's administration by ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Cormier, Keith Gordon | Director: Keith Gordon | Stars: John Glover, Ilan Mitchell-Smith, Wallace Langham, Doug Hutchison

17. The Jerky Boys (1995)

R | 82 min | Comedy, Crime

4.4
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When two unemployed telephone pranksters decide to use their vocal "talents" to impersonate a Chicago mob boss and curry favor with organized crime in New York, the trouble begins. It isn't... See full summary »

Writers: James Melkonian, Rich Wilkes, John G. Brennan, Kamal Ahmed | Director: James Melkonian | Stars: John G. Brennan, Kamal Ahmed, Alan Arkin, William Hickey

18. American Teen (2008)

PG-13 | 95 min | Documentary

6.5
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66 Metascore

A documentary on seniors at a high school in a small Indiana town and their various cliques.

Writer: Nanette Burstein | Director: Nanette Burstein | Stars: Hannah Bailey, Jake Tusing, Megan Krizmanich, Colin Clemens

19. Crutch (2004)

R | 88 min | Biography, Drama

5.5
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An autobiographical film taken from the experiences of writer-director Rob Moretti, CRUTCH is a coming-of-age tale about a young man's struggle with family problems and substance abuse. ... See full summary »

Writers: Paul Jacks, Rob Moretti | Director: Rob Moretti | Stars: Eben Gordon, Rob Moretti, Juanita Walsh, Jennifer Laine Williams

20. Close to Leo (2002 TV Movie)

88 min | Drama

7.1
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When 21 year-old Leo, the oldest of four brothers, announces to his rural French family that he's HIV+ family bonds are tested. The family decides that 11 year Marcel, the youngest, is too ... See full summary »

Writers: Diastème, Christophe Honoré | Director: Christophe Honoré | Stars: Yaniss Lespert, Pierre Mignard, Marie Bunel, Rodolphe Pauly

21. O.C. and Stiggs (1985)

R | 109 min | Comedy

5.2
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O.C. and Stiggs aren't your average unhappy teenagers. They not only despise their suburban surroundings, they plot against it. They seek revenge against the middle class Schwab family, who embody all they detest: middle class.

Writers: Tod Carroll, Ted Mann, Donald Cantrell | Director: Robert Altman | Stars: Daniel Jenkins, Neill Barry, Jane Curtin, Paul Dooley

22. I Saw What You Did (1965)

82 min | Horror, Thriller

6.2
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Teenagers, Libby and Kit, innocently spend an evening doing random prank calls. These calls lead to murderous consequences.

Writers: William P. McGivern, Ursula Curtiss | Director: William Castle | Stars: Joan Crawford, John Ireland, Leif Erickson, Sara Lane

23. Haseena Maan Jaayegi (1999)

147 min | Comedy, Action, Drama

6.0
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Wealthy Seth Amirchand (Kader Khan) has two problems, namely his two good-for-nothing sons, Sonu (Sanjay Dutt), and Monu (Govinda). Their time is mainly spent on comically attempting to ... See full summary »

Writers: Rumi Jaffery, Imtiaz Patel, Yunus Sajawal | Director: David Dhawan | Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Govinda, Karisma Kapoor, Pooja Batra

24. Kenny & Company (1976)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Drama

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Several days in the life of Kenny, a typical 12-year-old, and his friends. Kenny goes through all the activities that most of us went through as kids as he and his friends prepare for ... See full summary »

Writer: Don Coscarelli | Director: Don Coscarelli | Stars: Dan McCann, A. Michael Baldwin, Jeff Roth, Ralph Richmond

25. I Saw What You Did (1988 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

5.9
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Two teens, Lisa and Kim, are playing games making prank calls on the phone. But when they call Adrian Lancer who has some mental problems, and say "I saw what you did", they ignite a human ... See full summary »

Writers: Cynthia Cidre, Ursula Curtiss | Director: Fred Walton | Stars: Shawnee Smith, Tammy Lauren, Candace Cameron Bure, Robert Carradine

26. Mumbai Meri Jaan (2008)

134 min | Drama

7.9
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[THIS PLOT SUMMARY CONTAINS SPOILERS] Shortly after 1800 hours, 11 July 2006, Mumbai was shattered by seven bomb blasts on Western Railway stations: Matunga, Mahim, Khar, Bandra, Jogeshwari... See full summary »

Writers: Yogesh Vinayak Joshi, Upendra Sidhaye | Director: Nishikant Kamat | Stars: Paresh Rawal, Kay Kay Menon, Irrfan Khan, Madhavan

27. Shut Up Little Man! An Audio Misadventure (2011)

Unrated | 90 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy

6.6
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57 Metascore

When two friends tape-recorded the fights of their violently noisy neighbors, they accidentally created one of the world's first 'viral' pop-culture sensations.

Writer: Matthew Bate | Director: Matthew Bate | Stars: Eddie Lee Sausage, Mitch Deprey, Daniel Clowes, Ivan Brunetti

28. Sarah Palin: You Betcha! (2011)

Unrated | 91 min | Documentary

6.2
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41 Metascore

Nick Broomfield goes in pursuit of Sarah Palin, interviewing her family and friends, for a decidedly unauthorized perspective on this growing force in American politics.

Directors: Nick Broomfield, Joan Churchill | Stars: Sarah Palin, Nick Broomfield, John McCain, Bill O'Reilly

29. Death Walks on High Heels (1971)

105 min | Mystery, Romance, Thriller

6.5
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A famed jewel thief named Rochard is slashed to death on a train. His daughter Nicole, a famous nightclub performer in Paris, is questioned by the police about some missing diamonds but she... See full summary »

Writers: Ernesto Gastaldi, Mahnahén Velasco, Dino Verde | Director: Luciano Ercoli | Stars: Frank Wolff, Nieves Navarro, Simón Andreu, Carlo Gentili

30. Wedding Present (1936)

81 min | Comedy, Romance

6.4
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When Charlie Mason is promoted from irresponsible reporter to hard-nosed city editor, it costs him his girlfriend, ace reporter Rusty Fleming. After he hears she's engaged to another, he quits and tries to win her back.

Writers: Joseph Anthony, Paul Gallico | Director: Richard Wallace | Stars: Joan Bennett, Cary Grant, George Bancroft, Conrad Nagel

31. Franswa Sharl (2009)

14 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

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Keeping the position of number one son requires a certain amount of ingenuity. Twelve year old Greg has inherited his father's competitive streak. On a family holiday to Fiji they have ... See full summary »

Writers: Hannah Hilliard, Greg Logan | Director: Hannah Hilliard | Stars: Callan McAuliffe, John Batchelor, Diana Glenn, Steve Le Marquand

32. The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Mutants (1991 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

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Creator: Matt Groening | Director: Garry Kitchen | Star: Nancy Cartwright

33. Sally (1979)

18 min | Short, Drama

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In this educational film, an adolescent girl experiences the physical and emotional insecurities of puberty.

Director: Pat Russell | Star: Irene Arranga

34. Tæskeholdet (1997– )

28 min | Comedy, Music

7.5
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Stars: Casper Christensen, Jan Gintberg, Søren Søndergaard, Mads Vangsø

35. Family Guy (1999– )
Episode: Bill & Peter's Bogus Journey (2007)

TV-14 | 21 min | Animation, Comedy

7.6
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Peter's attempts to become physically fit lead to a friendship with Bill Clinton, which inadvertently nearly destroys Peter & Lois' marriage.

Writers: Seth MacFarlane, David Zuckerman, Steve Callaghan | Directors: Dominic Polcino, James Purdum, Peter Shin | Stars: Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green, Mila Kunis

36. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990–1996)
Episode: Bundle of Joy (1993)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.2
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The family gets ready for the baby, and Ashely is jealous.

Writers: Andy Borowitz, Benny Medina, Jeff Pollack, Susan Stevenson, Myles Avery Mapp, K. Snyder | Director: Shelley Jensen | Stars: Will Smith, James Avery, Janet Hubert, Alfonso Ribeiro

37. Ben and Thomas (2008– )
Episode: Canular (2008)

Comedy

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Thomas is not good in maths, and has to explain himself to his professor, Mrs. Vignes. She advises him to stay after class to get private tutoring. Angry, Thomas makes an anonymous call to her husband, saying she has an affair.

Creators: Jon Carnoy, Mike Horelick | Director: Jon Carnoy | Stars: Anthony Marocco, Amezienne Rehaz, Jemima West, Daphné Chollet

38. It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005– )
Episode: Dee Reynolds: Shaping America's Youth (2010)

TV-MA | Comedy

8.9
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Motivated by the drama teacher who inspired her, Dee takes a job as a substitute teacher and exposes her students to the culture of Paddy's with a field trip to see the Gang's take on the Lethal Weapon series: Lethal Weapon 5.

Creator: Rob McElhenney | Director: Matt Shakman | Stars: Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney, Kaitlin Olson

39. Peep Show (2003– )
Episode: Dream Job (2003)

25 min | Comedy

7.9
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Mark is angry at Sophie when she gets promoted for a job instead of him, when she told him she wasn't going to apply for it. Jeremy gets a job at a recording studio, which results in Super ... See full summary »

Creators: Andrew O'Connor, Jesse Armstrong, Sam Bain | Director: Jeremy Wooding | Stars: David Mitchell, Robert Webb, Olivia Colman, Justin Edwards

40. EastEnders (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.17 (1985)

TV-PG | 29 min | Drama

5.4
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Ali gets a happy surprise. Dr Legg counsels Lofty to be a better neighbour. Lou's talk with Pete and Kath doesn't go the way she expected. Sue is getting fed up with all the calls for Ali at the Cafe.

Writer: Christopher Russell | Director: Peter Edwards | Stars: Anna Wing, Gillian Taylforth, Peter Dean, Adam Woodyatt

41. EastEnders (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.18 (1985)

TV-PG | Drama

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Lou is up to her old tricks. Lofty spends more time with Mary and Annie. Debbie and Andy start planning a campaign. Pauline and Arthur celebrate having time to themselves and Den offers Arthur some work.

Writer: Bill Lyons | Director: Peter Edwards | Stars: Wendy Richard, Bill Treacher, Oscar James, Leslie Grantham

42. EastEnders (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.19 (1985)

TV-PG | 29 min | Drama

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The kids head back to school, except Mark. Lofty's latest purchase causes a few giggles and Ethel debuts as cook for the Vic. Angie takes flirting with one particular customer to a new level. Saeed impresses Naima.

Writer: Valerie Georgeson | Director: Malcolm Taylor | Stars: Anita Dobson, Oscar James, Wendy Richard, Bill Treacher

43. EastEnders (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.20 (1985)

TV-PG | 29 min | Drama

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Den gets caught out and Angie goes out. Mary is getting desperate for money and Den tells Angie he has to spend another week in Spain. The identity of the prank caller to the cafe is revealed.

Writer: Michael Robartes | Director: Malcolm Taylor | Stars: Anita Dobson, Oscar James, Wendy Richard, Bill Treacher

44. EastEnders (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.21 (1985)

TV-PG | 29 min | Drama

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Ali is told who's been calling the cafe - but he daren't tell Sue who it is. Lou and Michelle return. Mary gets some work and it's Angie's turn to get caught out. Ethel's pies cause a stir and the Fowler's call the police.

Writer: Frances Galleymore | Director: Jeremy Ancock | Stars: Wendy Richard, Bill Treacher, Susan Tully, Peter Dean

45. EastEnders (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.23 (1985)

TV-PG | 29 min | Drama

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Lou is unwell. Den arrives back at the Vic, but doesn't get the welcome he expected. Michelle gets a taste of her own medicine. Someone comes looking for Mary. New information gets the 'Save Our Square' committee mobilised again.

Writer: Bev Doyle | Director: Sue Butterworth | Stars: Adam Woodyatt, Paul J. Medford, Anna Wing, Peter Dean

46. EastEnders (1985– )
Episode: Episode dated 22 January 2010 (2010)

TV-PG | Drama

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Creators: Julia Smith, Tony Holland | Director: Tim Mercier | Stars: Pam St. Clement, Patsy Palmer, Charlie Brooks, James Forde

47. EastEnders (1985– )
Episode: Episode dated 5 October 2000 (2000)

TV-PG | Drama

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Creators: Julia Smith, Tony Holland | Director: Tim Mercier | Stars: Barbara Windsor, Mike Reid, Pam St. Clement, Elaine Lordan

48. EastEnders (1985– )
Episode: Episode dated 8 April 1997 (1997)

TV-PG | Drama

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Writers: Helen Blizard, Ian Aldwinckle | Director: Adrian Bean | Stars: Wendy Richard, Todd Carty, Caroline Paterson, James Alexandrou

49. Cold Blood (2008– )
Episode: Evil Twin (2012)

Documentary, Crime, Mystery

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Shock waves ripple throughout Clearwater, Florida, when an attractive waitress is found on her bedroom floor stabbed 16 times. As years pass and the case goes cold, police fear DNA might ... See full summary »

Writer: Robert Eaton | Director: P.J. Naworynski | Stars: Perry Norton, Gaby Henderson, Martin Lindquist, Jen Daniels

50. South Park (1997– )
Episode: Go God Go XII (2006)

TV-MA | Animation, Comedy

8.5
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Cartman is stuck in the future, in the middle of an international civil war between rival Atheist factions. And he STILL can't play Nintendo Wii.

Writers: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Brian Graden | Director: Trey Parker | Stars: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Jonathan Kimmel, Mona Marshall