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1. Spider-Man 2 (2004)

PG-13 | 127 min | Action, Adventure

7.3
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83 Metascore

Peter Parker is beset with troubles in his failing personal life as he battles a brilliant scientist named Doctor Otto Octavius.

Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Alfred Molina, James Franco

Votes: 438,754 | Gross: $373.38M

2. Superman Returns (2006)

PG-13 | 154 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.1
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72 Metascore

Superman reappears after a long absence, but is challenged by an old foe who uses Kryptonian technology for world domination.

Director: Bryan Singer | Stars: Brandon Routh, Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth, James Marsden

Votes: 246,766 | Gross: $200.07M

3. Nothing But the Truth (I) (2008)

R | 108 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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64 Metascore

In Washington, D.C., a female reporter faces a possible jail sentence for outing a CIA agent and refusing to reveal her source.

Director: Rod Lurie | Stars: Kate Beckinsale, Matt Dillon, Vera Farmiga, Angela Bassett

Votes: 31,836 | Gross: $0.00M

4. The Hudsucker Proxy (1994)

PG | 111 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.3
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53 Metascore

A naive business graduate is installed as president of a manufacturing company as part of a stock scam.

Directors: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen | Stars: Tim Robbins, Paul Newman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Charles Durning

Votes: 67,762 | Gross: $2.87M

5. The Weather Man (2005)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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61 Metascore

A Chicago weather man, separated from his wife and children, debates whether professional and personal success are mutually exclusive.

Director: Gore Verbinski | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Hope Davis, Nicholas Hoult, Michael Caine

Votes: 71,059 | Gross: $12.47M

6. The Weight of Water (2000)

R | 113 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.9
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45 Metascore

A newspaper photographer, Jean, researches the lurid and sensational axe murder of two women in 1873 as an editorial tie-in with a brutal modern double murder. She discovers a cache of ... See full summary »

Director: Kathryn Bigelow | Stars: Catherine McCormack, Sean Penn, Sarah Polley, Elizabeth Hurley

Votes: 7,871 | Gross: $0.10M

7. Running with Scissors (2006)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Drama

6.2
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52 Metascore

Young Augusten Burroughs absorbs experiences that could make for a shocking memoir: the son of an alcoholic father and an unstable mother, he's handed off to his mother's therapist, Dr. Finch, and spends his adolescent years as a member of Finch's bizarre extended family.

Director: Ryan Murphy | Stars: Joseph Cross, Annette Bening, Brian Cox, Gwyneth Paltrow

Votes: 20,403 | Gross: $6.75M

8. Elegy (I) (2008)

R | 112 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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66 Metascore

Cultural critic David Kepesh finds his life -- which he indicates is a state of "emancipated manhood" -- thrown into tragic disarray by Consuela Castillo, a well-mannered student who awakens a sense of sexual possessiveness in her teacher.

Director: Isabel Coixet | Stars: Ben Kingsley, Penélope Cruz, Patricia Clarkson, Dennis Hopper

Votes: 19,962 | Gross: $3.58M

9. The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)

Unrated | 118 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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An unscrupulous movie producer uses an actress, a director and a writer to achieve success.

Director: Vincente Minnelli | Stars: Lana Turner, Kirk Douglas, Walter Pidgeon, Dick Powell

Votes: 10,413

10. The Barbarian Invasions (2003)

R | 99 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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70 Metascore

During his final days, a dying man is reunited with old friends, former lovers, his ex-wife, and his estranged son.

Director: Denys Arcand | Stars: Rémy Girard, Dorothée Berryman, Stéphane Rousseau, Marie-Josée Croze

Votes: 25,592 | Gross: $3.43M

11. The Bang Bang Club (2010)

R | 106 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.0
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48 Metascore

A drama based on the true-life experiences of four combat photographers capturing the final days of apartheid in South Africa.

Director: Steven Silver | Stars: Ryan Phillippe, Malin Akerman, Taylor Kitsch, Neels Van Jaarsveld

Votes: 8,675

12. Before the Rain (1994)

Not Rated | 113 min | Drama, War

8.1
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In the republic of Macedonia, amid war in Bosnia, an Albanian girl being hunted by Christians is offered protection by a monk who has taken a vow of silence.

Director: Milcho Manchevski | Stars: Katrin Cartlidge, Rade Serbedzija, Grégoire Colin, Labina Mitevska

Votes: 11,775 | Gross: $0.76M

13. Edison (2005)

R | 99 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.3
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Upon discovering a den of corrupt policemen, a fresh-faced journalist makes a shaky allies in a jaded reporter and investigator for a powerful district attorney.

Director: David J. Burke | Stars: Morgan Freeman, Kevin Spacey, Justin Timberlake, LL Cool J

Votes: 13,630

14. Flores Raras (2013)

118 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.0
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44 Metascore

A chronicle of the tragic love affair between American poet Elizabeth Bishop and Brazilian architect Lota de Macedo Soares.

Director: Bruno Barreto | Stars: Glória Pires, Miranda Otto, Tracy Middendorf, Marcello Airoldi

Votes: 2,126 | Gross: $0.04M

15. The Man from Elysian Fields (2001)

R | 106 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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57 Metascore

A failed novelist's inability to pay the bills strains relations with his wife and leads him to work at an escort service where he becomes entwined with a wealthy woman whose husband is a successful writer.

Director: George Hickenlooper | Stars: Andy Garcia, Mick Jagger, Julianna Margulies, Olivia Williams

Votes: 3,769 | Gross: $1.43M

16. Amos & Andrew (1993)

PG-13 | 96 min | Comedy, Crime

5.5
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When Andrew Sterling, a successful black urbanite writer buys a vacation home on a resort in New England the police mistake him for a burglar. After surrounding his home with armed men, ... See full summary »

Director: E. Max Frye | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Lerner, Margaret Colin

Votes: 7,479 | Gross: $9.75M

17. Harrison's Flowers (2000)

R | 121 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.1
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49 Metascore

When a Newsweek photojournalist disappears in war-torn Yugoslavia, his wife travels to Europe to find him.

Director: Élie Chouraqui | Stars: Andie MacDowell, Scott Anton, Elias Koteas, Brendan Gleeson

Votes: 5,483 | Gross: $1.84M

18. Evidence of Blood (1998 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.7
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When a Pulitzer prize winning author of true crimes returns to his hometown in Georgia, it isn't long before he is involved in a forty year old case of a teenage girl who had been murdered.... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Mondshein | Stars: David Strathairn, Mary McDonnell, Sean McCann, Chris Wiggins

Votes: 1,091

19. Finnegan Begin Again (1985 TV Movie)

115 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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Robert Preston is retired and taking care of his senile wife. He can't get her to allow him to throw anything out and their house has become unmanageable. He meets Mary Tyler Moore who is ... See full summary »

Director: Joan Micklin Silver | Stars: Mary Tyler Moore, Robert Preston, Sam Waterston, Sylvia Sidney

Votes: 342

20. Skeletons (1997 TV Movie)

R | 87 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

5.2
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A heart attack moves a Pulitzer winning journalist to leave NY for the peace of a small New England town, but he soon finds himself pulled into a case of a man accused of killing his gay ... See full summary »

Director: David DeCoteau | Stars: Ron Silver, Christopher Plummer, Dee Wallace, Kyle Howard

Votes: 398

21. The Death of Kevin Carter: Casualty of the Bang Bang Club (2004)

27 min | Documentary, Short

7.5
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In 1994, a South African photojournalist received the Pulitzer Prize for his picture of a starving girl stalked by a vulture. Weeks later, he carried out a terrible, desperate act--an act that embodied the anguish of an entire nation.

Director: Dan Krauss

Votes: 110

22. An Unlikely Weapon (2008)

85 min | Documentary

7.9
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In 1968, in 1/500th of a second Eddie Adams photographed a Saigon police chief, General Nygoc Loan, shooting a Vietcong guerrilla point black. Some say that photograph ended the Vietnam war... See full summary »

Director: Susan Morgan Cooper | Stars: Eddie Adams, Marc Anthony, Peter Arnett, Tom Brokaw

Votes: 80

23. Marathon (2010)

90 min | Drama

6.5
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Explores the relation ship between two poets Richard Harteis and William Meredith former US poet laureate and winner of every major American award for poetry including the 1988 Pulitzer prize.

Director: Biju Viswanath | Stars: Bristol Pomeroy, Alec Dana, Beth Campbell, Donna Del Bueno

Votes: 32

24. Norman Mailer: The American (2010)

106 min | Documentary, Drama, Family

6.3
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The life and times of Norman Mailer as told through the people that knew him personally.

Director: Joseph Mantegna | Stars: Muhammad Ali, Beverly Bentley, William F. Buckley, Lady Jeanne Campbell

Votes: 26

25. Attack on Fear (1984 TV Movie)

Crime, Drama

6.3
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Married journalists who run a small town newspaper expose corruption and cultism at a once respected rehab center.

Director: Mel Damski | Stars: Barbara Babcock, Erin Patricia Boyd, Kevin Conway, Alan Fudge

Votes: 23

26. The 300 Year Weekend (1971)

GP | 83 min | Drama

6.2
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A doctor spends 24 hours in a clinic with a group of patients. Each character has his or her own story to tell, about their fathers, mothers, or spouses who don't understand them, and how they've turned instead to drugs.

Director: Victor Stoloff | Stars: William Devane, Michael Tolan, Sharon Laughlin, Roy Cooper

Votes: 11

27. United States of Poetry (1995– )

Documentary

9.0
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Add a Plot

Stars: Amiri Baraka, Leonard Cohen, Wanda Coleman, Matt Cook

Votes: 26

28. The Complete MAUS (1995 Video Game)

Biography, Drama, Fantasy

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Interactive CD edition of Maus, an award-winning graphic novel by Art Spiegelman serialized from 1980 to 1991, that illustrates the life of his father, a Holocaust survivor, during WWII. The Nazis are represented as cats and Jews as mice.

Star: Art Spiegelman

29. Invisible Ink (II) (2015)

91 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Two obscure and socially inept cartoonists try to further their faltering careers by winning over the pompous and successful insiders of the New York cartooning scene.

Director: Nate Neal | Stars: Sean Shannon, Kalen Marie, Lyndsey Wurch, Alison Burke

Votes: 12

30. Kiss of Life: The 40th Anniversary (2008 TV Movie)

28 min | Documentary

8.6
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Somebody helping somebody. Sounds pretty ordinary. But picture this: A scorching hot day in Jacksonville, Florida during the summer of 1967. A tragic mistake. An act of heroism. A ... See full summary »

Director: Bill Retherford | Stars: Dick Bussard, Tina Frady, Rocco Morabito, Bill Retherford

Votes: 12

31. Shooting the Truth (2009)

4 min | Documentary, Short, War

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Pulitzer Prize nominated war photographer Michael Kamber reveals what compels him both personally and professionally to do a job that consistently puts him in harm's way in places like Baghdad and Somalia.

Director: Matthew T. Gannon | Star: Michael Kamber

32. The Hecklers (1975)

Documentary, History

5.3
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A history of editorial cartooning in Canada.

Directors: Ian McLaren, Pierre L'Amare | Stars: John Colicos, Barry Baldaro, Robert Christie, Clémence DesRochers

Votes: 6

33. Columbo (1971–2003)
Episode: Negative Reaction (1974)

Unrated | 91 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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A photographer murders his wife and blames her death on a bungled kidnapping. But Lt. Columbo has an even sharper eye than the Pulitzer Prize winner.

Director: Alf Kjellin | Stars: Peter Falk, Dick Van Dyke, Don Gordon, Larry Storch

Votes: 1,277

34. American Playhouse (1981– )
Episode: Sunday in the Park with George (1986)

146 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.4
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Video production of the Pulitzer-prize winning musical stage production. In the first act, "George", a fictionalized Georges Seurat paints his lover, Dot, and "A Sunday Afternoon on the ... See full summary »

Director: Terry Hughes | Stars: Mandy Patinkin, Bernadette Peters, Barbara Bryne, Mary D'Arcy

Votes: 751