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1. Skyfall (2012)

PG-13 | 143 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

7.8
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81 Metascore

Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. Whilst MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost.

Writers: Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, John Logan | Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, Naomie Harris, Judi Dench

Votes: 442,573

2. Lolita (1962)

Not Rated | 152 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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A middle-aged college professor becomes infatuated with a fourteen-year-old nymphet.

Writer: Vladimir Nabokov | Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: James Mason, Shelley Winters, Sue Lyon, Gary Cockrell

Votes: 59,316

3. Invictus (2009)

PG-13 | 134 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.4
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74 Metascore

Nelson Mandela, in his first term as the South African President, initiates a unique venture to unite the apartheid-torn land: enlist the national rugby team on a mission to win the 1995 Rugby World Cup.

Writers: Anthony Peckham, John Carlin | Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Morgan Freeman, Matt Damon, Tony Kgoroge, Patrick Mofokeng

Votes: 111,220

5. Righteous Kill (2008)

R | 101 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.0
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36 Metascore

Two veteran New York City detectives work on a case of serial executions of criminals who escaped justice.

Writer: Russell Gewirtz | Director: Jon Avnet | Stars: Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Carla Gugino, 50 Cent

Votes: 68,428

6. Youth in Revolt (2009)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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63 Metascore

While his trailer trash parents teeter on the edge of divorce, Nick Twisp sets his sights on dream girl Sheeni Saunders, hoping that she'll be the one to take away his virginity.

Writers: Gustin Nash, C.D. Payne | Director: Miguel Arteta | Stars: Michael Cera, Portia Doubleday, Ray Liotta, Jean Smart

Votes: 59,930

7. Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol (1987)

PG | 88 min | Comedy, Crime

4.7
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The misfit Police Academy (1984) graduates now are assigned to train a group of civilian volunteers to fight crime once again plaguing the streets.

Writers: Neal Israel, Pat Proft, Gene Quintano | Director: Jim Drake | Stars: Steve Guttenberg, Bubba Smith, Michael Winslow, David Graf

Votes: 27,921

8. Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008)

152 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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A young man and the three loves of his life, from 1996 to 2008.

Writers: Aditya Chopra, Devika Bhagat, Anvita Dutt Guptan | Director: Siddharth Anand | Stars: Ranbir Kapoor, Bipasha Basu, Minissha Lamba, Deepika Padukone

Votes: 6,192

9. Born Yesterday (1950)

Approved | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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A million dollar Tycoon hires a tutor to teach his lover proper etiquette.

Writers: Garson Kanin, Albert Mannheimer | Director: George Cukor | Stars: Judy Holliday, William Holden, Broderick Crawford, Howard St. John

Votes: 6,836

10. Jesse Stone: Death in Paradise (2006 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 87 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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When the body of a fourteen-year-old teenager is found in the margin of a lake in Paradise, Massachusetts, the Chief of Police Jesse Stone and his officer Simpson seek clues in the spot. ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert B. Parker, J.T. Allen, Tom Selleck, Michael Brandman | Director: Robert Harmon | Stars: Tom Selleck, Viola Davis, Kohl Sudduth, Orla Brady

Votes: 2,535

11. Nobel Son (2007)

R | 110 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.4
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28 Metascore

Barkley Michaelson is in a deep life rut. He's struggling to finish his PhD thesis when his father, the learned Eli Michaelson, wins the Nobel Prize for Chemistry. Barkley and his mother, ... See full summary »

Writers: Jody Savin, Randall Miller | Director: Randall Miller | Stars: Alan Rickman, Bryan Greenberg, Shawn Hatosy, Mary Steenburgen

Votes: 4,863

12. Byron (2003 TV Movie)

147 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.1
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Following the success of his poem "Childe Harold's Pilgrimage", Byron becomes the toast of London.

Writer: Nick Dear | Director: Julian Farino | Stars: Stephen Campbell Moore, Oliver Milburn, Michael Elwyn, Jonny Lee Miller

Votes: 594

13. Columbus Day (2008)

R | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.5
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A thief tries to fix the damage done during the biggest heist of his career.

Writer: Charles Burmeister | Director: Charles Burmeister | Stars: Val Kilmer, Bobb'e J. Thompson, Richard Edson, Marg Helgenberger

Votes: 2,897

14. Isadora (1968)

M | 131 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.8
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A biography of the dancer Isadora Duncan, the 1920s dancer who forever changed people's ideas of ballet. Her nude, semi-nude, and pro-Soviet dance projects as well as her attitudes on free ... See full summary »

Writers: Melvyn Bragg, Margaret Drabble, Isadora Duncan, Clive Exton, Sewell Stokes | Director: Karel Reisz | Stars: Vanessa Redgrave, James Fox, Jason Robards, John Fraser

Votes: 1,392

15. A Bucket of Blood (1959)

Unrated | 66 min | Comedy, Horror

6.8
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A frustrated and talentless artist finds acclaim for a plaster covered dead cat that is mistaken as a skillful statuette. Soon the desire for more praise leads to an increasingly deadly series of works.

Writer: Charles B. Griffith | Director: Roger Corman | Stars: Dick Miller, Barboura Morris, Antony Carbone, Julian Burton

Votes: 3,592

16. My Zinc Bed (2008 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 75 min | Drama, Romance

5.7
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A recovering alcoholic becomes involved with his boss's wife, a former cocaine addict.

Writer: David Hare | Director: Anthony Page | Stars: Uma Thurman, Jonathan Pryce, Paddy Considine, Sara Powell

Votes: 701

17. Johnny in the Clouds (1945)

87 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.5
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Life on a British bomber base, and the surrounding towns, from the opening days of the Battle of Britain, to the arrival of the Americans, who join in the bomber offensive. The film centres... See full summary »

Writers: Terence Rattigan, Anatole de Grunwald, Richard Sherman, John Pudney | Director: Anthony Asquith | Stars: Michael Redgrave, John Mills, Rosamund John, Douglass Montgomery

Votes: 897

18. Bless the Beasts & Children (1971)

GP | 109 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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A group of social misfits band together and run away from summer camp. Along the way, they take up a crusade to save penned in buffaloes from a rifle club's slaughter.

Writers: Glendon Swarthout, Mac Benoff | Director: Stanley Kramer | Stars: Bill Mumy, Barry Robins, Miles Chapin, Darel Glaser

Votes: 976

19. The Chess Players (1977)

Not Rated | 129 min | Comedy, Drama, History

7.8
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Wazed Ali Shah is the ruler of one of the last independent kingdoms of India. The British, intent on controlling this rich country, have sent general Outram on a secret mission to clear the... See full summary »

Writers: Munshi Premchand, Satyajit Ray, Javed Siddiqui, Shama Zaidi | Director: Satyajit Ray | Stars: Sanjeev Kumar, Saeed Jaffrey, Shabana Azmi, Farida Jalal

Votes: 1,930

20. Bal (Honey) (2010)

103 min | Drama

7.2
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70 Metascore

The quiet life of a boy and his family is endangered when his father does not return home from his work collecting honey in the forest.

Writers: Semih Kaplanoglu, Orçun Köksal | Director: Semih Kaplanoglu | Stars: Bora Altas, Erdal Besikçioglu, Tülin Özen, Ayse Altay

Votes: 4,823

21. Himizu (2011)

129 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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66 Metascore

Two adolescents living a dystopian existence in post-quake Japan embark on a campaign of violence against evil-doers.

Writers: Minoru Furuya, Shion Sono | Director: Shion Sono | Stars: Shôta Sometani, Fumi Nikaidô, Tetsu Watanabe, Mitsuru Fukikoshi

Votes: 1,761

22. Kiss Me Not on the Eyes (2005)

112 min | Drama, Romance

6.3
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After studying literature at Cairo University, Dunia, 23 years old, wants to become a professional dancer. She attends audition for an oriental dance contest where she recites Arabian ... See full summary »

Writer: Jocelyn Saab | Director: Jocelyn Saab | Stars: Hanan Turk, Mohamed Mounir, Fathy Abdel Wahab, Sawsan Badr

Votes: 172

23. Kavafis (1996)

85 min | Biography, Drama

6.2
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Loosely based on the life of Greek poet Konstantinos Kavafis.

Writers: Dimitris Katalifos, Dimitris Nollas, Stelios Rogakos, Yannis Smaragdis | Director: Yannis Smaragdis | Stars: Dimitris Katalifos, Vasilis Diamantopoulos, Maya Lyberopoulou, Lazaros Georgakopoulos

Votes: 218

24. The Mongols (1973)

92 min | Adventure, Drama, History

7.5
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A director of a television series on the history of cinema, who has been grappling with the screenplay of his first feature film, receives an assignment to oversee the installation of a ... See full summary »

Writers: Mohammad Reza Aslani, Nader Ebrahimi, Parviz Kimiavi, Abbas Nalbandian, Aqa Seyyed | Director: Parviz Kimiavi | Stars: Fahimeh Rastegar, Parviz Kimiavi, Aqa Seyyed, Ali Mirza

Votes: 57

25. Ali Rap (2006 TV Movie)

Sport

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Director: Joseph Maar | Stars: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Khaliah Ali, Muhammad Ali, Adam Carolla

Votes: 39

26. Pushkin: Poslednyaya duel (2006)

105 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.1
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Writer: Natalya Bondarchuk | Director: Natalya Bondarchuk | Stars: Nadezhda Bakhtina, Sergey Bezrukov, Andrey Ilin, Boris Plotnikov

Votes: 156

27. Manuscripts don't burn (1997)

79 min | Documentary

5.5
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The Movie explores the life of few soviet writers under the dictatorship of comrade Joseph Stalin. Some of these writers under severe censorship include Mikhail Bulgakov the author of The ... See full summary »

Director: Reza Allamehzadeh | Stars: Reza Allamehzadeh, Martin Andersen Nexø, Jean Richard Bloch, Emma Gershtein

Votes: 6

28. Nous, princesses de Clèves (2011)

69 min | Documentary

6.8
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Has 1558 anything in common with 2009 ? Have nobles of King Henri III's court anything to do with today's young people from poor neighborhoods, most of whom immigrants'children ? Is there ... See full summary »

Writers: Régis Sauder, Anne Tesson | Director: Régis Sauder | Stars: Abou Achoumi, Laura Badrane, Morgane Badrane, Manel Boulaabi

Votes: 23

29. I Like the Sound of My Own Voice (2020)

Documentary, Biography | Announced

An exploration of several individuals who have lost one of the most precious things to any human being - their voice.

Writer: Martin Horlacher | Director: Martin Horlacher | Stars: Stephen Hawking, Roger Ebert, Martin Horlacher

30. P Like Pelican (1972)

25 min | Documentary, Short

8.2
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An old hermit lives in a slum and wants to teach the alphabet to the children regularly go there to play. What makes the hermit happiest however, is when he comes to the letter P (for "... See full summary »

Writer: Parviz Kimiavi | Director: Parviz Kimiavi | Star: Mohammad Jazayeri Tabas

Votes: 110

31. Mr. Gullible (1971)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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Writers: Dariush Mehrjui, Ali Nassirian | Director: Dariush Mehrjui | Stars: Ali Nassirian, Ezzatolah Entezami, Fakhri Khorvash, Mohamad Ali Keshavarz

Votes: 161

32. The Comfort Zone (2013– )
Episode: Are Love & Sex the Same Thing? (2013)

29 min | Talk-Show

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Stars: Ray Comfort, Emeal Zwayne, Allen Atzbi

33. The Young Ones (1982–1984)
Episode: Bomb (1982)

Comedy

8.5
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Mike, Neil, Vyvan and Rick find a Atom bomb in the kitchen. Rick finds it is the perfect opportunity to blackmail Thatcher, Vyvan tries to set off the bomb and Mike, Neil, Vyvan and Rick are paid a visit by the TV detector man.

Writers: Ben Elton, Rik Mayall, Lise Mayer, Alexei Sayle | Director: Geoff Posner | Stars: Adrian Edmondson, Rik Mayall, Nigel Planer, Christopher Ryan

Votes: 134

34. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990–1996)
Episode: Def Poet's Society (1990)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.7
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Will enters into an after school program, following the girls into a Poetry class he makes up a poem on the spot to impress the girls. After creating a poet, Christina asks to bring the ... See full summary »

Creators: Andy Borowitz, Susan Stevenson | Director: Jeff Melman | Stars: Will Smith, James Avery, Janet Hubert, Alfonso Ribeiro

Votes: 167

35. The Comfort Zone (2013– )
Episode: Did God 'Wind Up' the Universe & Leave? (2013)

29 min | Talk-Show

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Stars: Ray Comfort, Emeal Zwayne, Mark Spence, Neil deGrasse Tyson

36. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000– )
Episode: Ending Happy (2007)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.8
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A washed-up boxer is found dead at a nearby bordello. There are several suspects, motives, and signs of injury. But the medical examiner is having a hard time figuring out which blow was the actual cause of death.

Creator: Anthony E. Zuiker | Director: Kenneth Fink | Stars: William Petersen, Marg Helgenberger, Gary Dourdan, George Eads

Votes: 638

37. Parkinson (1971–2007)
Episode: Episode dated 7 December 1974 (1974)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Stars: Michael Parkinson, Muhammad Ali, Jarvis Astaire, Brian Clough

38. Boardwalk Empire (2010–2014)
Episode: Hold Me in Paradise (2010)

TV-MA | 49 min | Crime, Drama, History

8.2
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While visiting Chicago during the Republican National Convention, Nucky gets alarming news from Atlantic City.

Creator: Terence Winter | Director: Brian Kirk | Stars: Steve Buscemi, Michael Pitt, Kelly Macdonald, Michael Shannon

Votes: 861

39. Boardwalk Empire (2010–2014)
Episode: Home (2010)

TV-MA | 53 min | Crime, Drama, History

8.6
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Nucky purges some bad childhood memories; Jimmy forges a new alliance with a fellow veteran; Luciano and Meyer Lansky cut a deal with the D'Alessio brothers.

Creator: Terence Winter | Director: Allen Coulter | Stars: Steve Buscemi, Michael Pitt, Kelly Macdonald, Michael Shannon

Votes: 961

40. The Comfort Zone (2013– )
Episode: I Have a Crush... And I Shouldn't (2013)

29 min | Talk-Show

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Stars: Ray Comfort, Emeal Zwayne, Alan Pearson

41. Batman (1966–1968)
Episode: King Tut's Coup (1967)

TV-G | 30 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.7
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After a blow to the head, Yale's Egyptology professor once again believes he is King Tut. He mistakes Bruce Wayne's friend Lisa for Queen Cleopatra, and kidnaps her so he can bring her to ... See full summary »

Creator: Lorenzo Semple Jr. | Director: James B. Clark | Stars: Adam West, Burt Ward, Alan Napier, Neil Hamilton

Votes: 61

42. World of Sport (1964–1985)
Episode: Muhammad Ali Meets the Geordies (1977)

Sport

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Stars: Reg Gutteridge, Muhammad Ali, Paddy Monaghan, Dave 'Boy' Green

43. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990–1996)
Episode: Someday Your Prince Will Be in Effect: Part 1 (1990)

TV-PG | Comedy

6.9
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The family heads to the mall to pick up costumes for Hilary's Halloween Party, while Will and Carlton place a bet to see who can find a date for the party. Philip gets held up at a gadget ... See full summary »

Creators: Andy Borowitz, Susan Stevenson | Director: Jeff Melman | Stars: Will Smith, James Avery, Janet Hubert, Alfonso Ribeiro

Votes: 163

44. Breaking Bad (2008–2013)
Episode: Sunset (2010)

TV-MA | 47 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.5
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Walt's new business and assistant, Gale, are making his life much easier. Hank trails the RV back to Jesse. When Walt finds out, he tries to destroy the RV.

Creator: Vince Gilligan | Director: John Shiban | Stars: Bryan Cranston, Anna Gunn, Aaron Paul, Dean Norris

Votes: 6,350

45. World of Sport (1964–1985)
Episode: The Muhammad Ali Talk-In International Sports Special (1974)

Sport

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Director: David Scott | Stars: Dickie Davies, Muhammad Ali, John Alderton, Henry Cooper

46. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: The Rita Flower or the Indelible Stench (2009)

TV-MA | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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Rayʼs relationship with Jemma gets murky when he begins to develop real feelings for her. Tanya meets a hipster who sets out to help her get through her writerʼs block. Looking to... See full summary »

Creators: Colette Burson, Dmitry Lipkin | Director: Jim McKay | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 172

47. Who's the Boss? (1984–1992)
Episode: This Sold House (1991)

TV-G | Comedy, Family, Romance

7.9
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Lawyer Jack Sanborn arrives unannounced, recognizes the house as his parental home and bids a fortune. After some hesitation a family council decides it's a great opportunity. Tony soon ... See full summary »

Creators: Martin Cohan, Blake Hunter | Director: Tony Singletary | Stars: Tony Danza, Judith Light, Alyssa Milano, Danny Pintauro

Votes: 10

48. White Collar (2009–2014)
Episode: Upper West Side Story (2012)

Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.0
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When scholarship funds from a prestigious prep school mysteriously disappear, Neal poses as a substitute teacher to help Peter and the FBI figure out where the money is really going.

Creator: Jeff Eastin | Director: Russell Lee Fine | Stars: Matt Bomer, Tim DeKay, Willie Garson, Marsha Thomason

Votes: 366

49. Upstairs, Downstairs (1971–1975)
Episode: Wanted - a Good Home (1975)

49 min | Drama

8.1
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It's the new governess against the entire staff when young William and Alice get their wish -- an adorable puppy.

Writer: John Hawkesworth | Director: Christopher Hodson | Stars: Angela Baddeley, Gordon Jackson, Jean Marsh, Hannah Gordon

Votes: 28