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1. Maleficent (2014)

PG | 97 min | Action, Adventure, Family

7.0
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56 Metascore

A vengeful fairy is driven to curse an infant princess, only to discover that the child may be the one person who can restore peace to their troubled land.

Director: Robert Stromberg | Stars: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley, Lesley Manville

Votes: 265,969 | Gross: $241.41M

2. Beowulf (2007)

PG-13 | 115 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.2
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59 Metascore

The warrior Beowulf must fight and defeat the monster Grendel who is terrorizing Denmark, and later, Grendel's mother, who begins killing out of revenge.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Ray Winstone, Crispin Glover, Angelina Jolie, Robin Wright

Votes: 145,872 | Gross: $82.16M

3. The Lion King 1 1/2 (2004 Video)

G | 77 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.6
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Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog retell the story of The Lion King, from their own unique perspective.

Director: Bradley Raymond | Stars: Nathan Lane, Ernie Sabella, Julie Kavner, Jerry Stiller

Votes: 26,573

4. Pinocchio (II)

Animation, Fantasy | Announced

A darker version of the classic children's fairy tale of a wooden puppet that transforms into a real living boy.

Directors: Guillermo del Toro, Mark Gustafson

5. Frankenstein (2004 TV Movie)

88 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

4.6
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Two hundred years after Mary Shelley's novel the brilliant but mad Doctor has sustained his creature and himself over two centuries through genetic experimentation. In present-day America ... See full summary »

Director: Marcus Nispel | Stars: Parker Posey, Vincent Perez, Thomas Kretschmann, Adam Goldberg

Votes: 1,533

6. CJ7: The Cartoon (2010)

83 min | Animation

6.2
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Director: Toe Yuen | Stars: Stephen Chow, Yuqi Zhang, Lei Huang

Votes: 144

7. Hanno cambiato faccia (1971)

90 min | Drama, Horror

6.9
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In this allegory on capitalism, director of a known car corporation invites one of his employees to his country villa to give him the good news. He just got promoted. However, the old man is not what he seems and promotion has a price.

Director: Corrado Farina | Stars: Adolfo Celi, Geraldine Hooper, Giuliano Esperanti, Francesca Modigliani

Votes: 280

8. Ellie (1984)

R | 88 min | Comedy

4.0
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Set in the backwoods of the deep south. Young, beautiful Ellie has just witnessed the murder of her father at the hands of her evil step-mother Cora and Cora's three lecherous sons, all ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Wittman | Stars: Shelley Winters, Edward Albert, Pat Paulsen, George Gobel

Votes: 154

9. Bible! (1974)

X | 84 min | Fantasy, History, Romance

4.9
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A softcore, adult-oriented version of the tales from the Bible.

Director: Wakefield Poole | Stars: Bo White, Caprice Couselle, Georgina Spelvin, John Horn

Votes: 57

10. Tex Murphy: Overseer (1998 Video Game)

Adventure, Crime, Mystery

8.5
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During a date, Tex agrees to retell his first adventure, Mean Streets, to his girlfriend Chelsee. Tex is hired by Sylvia Linsky to find out if her scientist father was murdered. Meanwhile, tensions between normals and mutants are rising.

Director: Adrian Carr | Stars: Chris Jones, Michael York, Rebecca Broussard, Henry Darrow

Votes: 120

11. Eve: The Temptation (2002)

10 min | Short, Drama, Musical

4.8
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Director: Britt Randle | Stars: Kev Elev, Caroline Niklas-Gordon

Votes: 19

12. The Wonderful World of Disney (1997–2005)
Episode: Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister (2002)

90 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.9
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A look at the classic "Cinderella" story from the perspective of one of her 'ugly' stepsisters

Director: Gavin Millar | Stars: Stockard Channing, Azura Skye, Trudie Styler, Emma Poole

Votes: 828