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1. Wedding Crashers (2005)

R | 119 min | Comedy, Romance

7.0
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64 Metascore

John Beckwith and Jeremy Grey, a pair of committed womanizers who sneak into weddings to take advantage of the romantic tinge in the air, find themselves at odds with one another when John meets and falls for Claire Cleary.

Writers: Steve Faber, Bob Fisher | Director: David Dobkin | Stars: Owen Wilson, Vince Vaughn, Rachel McAdams, Christopher Walken

Votes: 254,395

2. A Bronx Tale (1993)

R | 121 min | Crime, Drama

7.8
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80 Metascore

A father becomes worried when a local gangster befriends his son in the Bronx in the 1960s.

Writer: Chazz Palminteri | Director: Robert De Niro | Stars: Robert De Niro, Chazz Palminteri, Lillo Brancato, Francis Capra

Votes: 88,791

3. Sex and the City (2008)

R | 145 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.4
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53 Metascore

A New York writer on sex and love is finally getting married to her Mr. Big. But her three best girlfriends must console her after one of them inadvertently leads Mr. Big to jilt her.

Writers: Michael Patrick King, Candace Bushnell, Darren Star | Director: Michael Patrick King | Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Cynthia Nixon, Kristin Davis

Votes: 91,656

4. Sex and the City 2 (2010)

R | 146 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

4.2
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27 Metascore

While wrestling with the pressures of life, love, and work in Manhattan, Carrie, Miranda, and Charlotte join Samantha for a trip to Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates), where Samantha's ex is filming a new movie.

Writers: Michael Patrick King, Candace Bushnell, Darren Star | Director: Michael Patrick King | Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon

Votes: 53,134

5. Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003)

PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

4.8
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48 Metascore

The Angels investigate a series of murders which occur after the theft of a witness protection profile database.

Writers: Ivan Goff, Ben Roberts, John August, Cormac Wibberley, Marianne Wibberley | Director: McG | Stars: Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu, Cameron Diaz, Bernie Mac

Votes: 93,478

6. Blood In, Blood Out (1993)

R | 180 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.9
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Based on the true life experiences of poet Jimmy Santiago Baca, the film focuses on half-brothers Paco and Cruz, and their bi-racial cousin Miklo. It opens in 1972, as the three are members... See full summary »

Writers: Ross Thomas, Jimmy Santiago Baca, Jeremy Iacone, Floyd Mutrux | Director: Taylor Hackford | Stars: Damian Chapa, Jesse Borrego, Benjamin Bratt, Enrique Castillo

Votes: 21,096

7. Dorian Gray (2009)

R | 112 min | Drama, Fantasy, Thriller

6.3
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A corrupt young man somehow keeps his youthful beauty eternally, but a special painting gradually reveals his inner ugliness to all.

Writers: Toby Finlay, Oscar Wilde | Director: Oliver Parker | Stars: Ben Barnes, Colin Firth, Rebecca Hall, John Hollingworth

Votes: 46,433

8. Lean on Me (1989)

PG-13 | 108 min | Drama

7.4
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The dedicated but tyrannical Joe Clark is appointed the principal of a decaying inner-city school that he is determined to improve.

Writer: Michael Schiffer | Director: John G. Avildsen | Stars: Morgan Freeman, Beverly Todd, Robert Guillaume, Alan North

Votes: 13,331

9. Son of Rambow (2007)

PG-13 | 96 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.0
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66 Metascore

During a long English summer in the early 1980s, two schoolboys from differing backgrounds set out to make a film inspired by First Blood (1982).

Writer: Garth Jennings | Director: Garth Jennings | Stars: Bill Milner, Will Poulter, Jessica Hynes, Anna Wing

Votes: 25,379

10. The Snowtown Murders (2011)

Not Rated | 119 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.6
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66 Metascore

Based on true events, 16 year-old Jamie falls in with his mother's new boyfriend and his crowd of self-appointed neighborhood watchmen, a relationship that leads to a spree of torture and murder.

Writers: Shaun Grant, Justin Kurzel, Debi Marshall, Andrew McGarry | Director: Justin Kurzel | Stars: Lucas Pittaway, Daniel Henshall, Louise Harris, Bob Adriaens

Votes: 10,992

11. Nim's Island (2008)

PG | 96 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

6.0
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55 Metascore

A young girl inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates with a reclusive author of the novel she's reading.

Writers: Joseph Kwong, Paula Mazur, Mark Levin, Jennifer Flackett, Wendy Orr | Directors: Jennifer Flackett, Mark Levin | Stars: Jodie Foster, Gerard Butler, Abigail Breslin, Michael Carman

Votes: 25,976

12. Amelia (2009)

PG | 111 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

5.8
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37 Metascore

A look at the life of legendary American pilot Amelia Earhart, who disappeared while flying over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 in an attempt to make a flight around the world.

Writers: Ronald Bass, Anna Hamilton Phelan, Susan Butler, Mary S. Lovell | Director: Mira Nair | Stars: Hilary Swank, Richard Gere, Ewan McGregor, Christopher Eccleston

Votes: 9,175

13. I'm Gonna Git You Sucka (1988)

R | 88 min | Action, Comedy

6.5
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48 Metascore

In this parody of blaxploitation movies, a black hero wannabe reunites former black heroes from the 70s to help him get revenge on Mr. Big.

Writer: Keenen Ivory Wayans | Director: Keenen Ivory Wayans | Stars: Keenen Ivory Wayans, Bernie Casey, Antonio Fargas, Steve James

Votes: 9,139

14. Bigger Stronger Faster* (2008)

PG-13 | 105 min | Documentary, Sport

7.6
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80 Metascore

An examination of America's win-at-all-cost culture from the perspective of bodybuilding and performance enhancing drugs, as it focuses on a pair of siblings chasing their dream.

Writers: Chris Bell, Alexander Buono, Tamsin Rawady | Director: Chris Bell | Stars: Chris Bell, Mike Bell, Mark Bell, Hank Aaron

Votes: 10,476

15. The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack (2008– )

TV-Y7 | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.4
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The comical seafaring adventures of a young, enthusiastic boy, his pirate captain mentor, and the talking whale that raised him from birth.

Creator: Thurop Van Orman | Stars: Thurop Van Orman, Brian Doyle-Murray, Jeff Bennett, Roz Ryan

Votes: 4,055

16. Smart People (2008)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.2
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57 Metascore

Into the life of a widowed professor comes a new love and an unexpected visit from his adopted brother.

Writer: Mark Poirier | Director: Noam Murro | Stars: Dennis Quaid, Thomas Haden Church, Sarah Jessica Parker, Ellen Page

Votes: 20,061

17. Clockers (1995)

R | 128 min | Drama, Crime, Mystery

6.9
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71 Metascore

Young drug pushers in the projects of Brooklyn live hard dangerous lives, trapped between their drug bosses and the detectives out to stop them.

Writers: Richard Price, Spike Lee | Director: Spike Lee | Stars: Harvey Keitel, John Turturro, Delroy Lindo, Mekhi Phifer

Votes: 15,607

18. Sidekicks (1992)

PG | 101 min | Action, Adventure

4.8
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A bullied teen who fantasizes about being Chuck Norris' sidekick trains in martial arts to fulfill his dreams.

Writers: Lou Illar, Galen Thompson | Director: Aaron Norris | Stars: Chuck Norris, Beau Bridges, Jonathan Brandis, Mako

Votes: 5,828

19. The Foot Fist Way (2006)

R | 85 min | Comedy

6.4
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63 Metascore

An inept karate instructor struggles with marital troubles and an unhealthy obsession with fellow karate enthusiast Chuck "The Truck" Wallace.

Writers: Ben Best, Jody Hill, Danny McBride | Director: Jody Hill | Stars: Danny McBride, Ben Best, Mary Jane Bostic, Spencer Moreno

Votes: 8,675

20. The First Grader (2010)

PG-13 | 103 min | Biography, Drama

7.4
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56 Metascore

The true story of an 84 year-old Kenyan villager and ex Mau Mau freedom fighter who fights for his right to go to school for the first time to get the education he could never afford.

Writer: Ann Peacock | Director: Justin Chadwick | Stars: Naomie Harris, Oliver Litondo, Tony Kgoroge, Alfred Munyua

Votes: 2,646

21. Only the Strong (1993)

PG-13 | 99 min | Action, Drama

6.6
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Ex-Special Forces soldier Louis Stevens returns to Miami to find his former high school overrun by drugs and violence. A master of the Brazilian martial art, capoeira, Stevens pledges to ... See full summary »

Writers: Sheldon Lettich, Luis Esteban | Director: Sheldon Lettich | Stars: Mark Dacascos, Stacey Travis, Geoffrey Lewis, Paco Christian Prieto

Votes: 3,802

22. Play It Again, Sam (1972)

PG | 85 min | Comedy, Romance

7.7
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A neurotic film critic tries to get over his wife leaving him by dating again, much by the help of a married couple and his alter ego, Humphrey Bogart.

Writer: Woody Allen | Director: Herbert Ross | Stars: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Tony Roberts, Jerry Lacy

Votes: 17,672

23. Dear Wendy (2004)

Unrated | 105 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.6
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33 Metascore

A young boy in a nameless, timeless American town establishes a gang of youthful misfits united in their love of guns and their code of honor.

Writer: Lars von Trier | Director: Thomas Vinterberg | Stars: Jamie Bell, Alison Pill, Chris Owen, Bill Pullman

Votes: 8,615

24. S.F.W. (1994)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Drama

5.9
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An alienated and misanthropic teenager gains sudden and unwanted celebrity status after he's taken hostage by terrorists where his indifference to their threats to kill him makes news headlines.

Writers: Andrew Wellman, Danny Rubin, Jefery Levy | Director: Jefery Levy | Stars: Stephen Dorff, Reese Witherspoon, Jake Busey, Joey Lauren Adams

Votes: 3,918

25. The Freshman (1925)

Not Rated | 76 min | Comedy, Family, Sport

7.6
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Nerdy college student will do anything to become popular on campus.

Writers: Sam Taylor, Ted Wilde, John Grey, Tim Whelan | Directors: Fred C. Newmeyer, Sam Taylor | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Brooks Benedict, James Anderson

Votes: 3,306

26. You'll Get Over It (2002 TV Movie)

86 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

7.0
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52 Metascore

When Vincent finds himself a victim of outing in his high school, he must accept to live with the drastic changes it provokes, and redefine his relationships with his friends and family.

Writer: Vincent Molina | Director: Fabrice Cazeneuve | Stars: Julien Baumgartner, Julia Maraval, Jérémie Elkaïm, François Comar

Votes: 1,457

27. The Interrupters (2011)

Unrated | 125 min | Documentary, Crime

7.5
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86 Metascore

A year in the life of a city grappling with urban violence.

Writer: Alex Kotlowitz | Director: Steve James | Stars: Tio Hardiman, Ameena Matthews, Toya Batey, Cobe Williams

Votes: 2,921

28. 2 Everything 2 Terrible Tokyo Drift (2010 Video)

55 min | Action, Comedy, Music

7.5
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A series of bizarre and amusing pieces of stock footage, television ads, and other things.

Director: Everything Is Terrible | Stars: Steve Allen, Florence Griffith Joyner, Henry Lizardlover, Telly Salavas

Votes: 105

29. Shuffleton's Barbershop (2013 TV Movie)

84 min | Drama

5.8
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When Normal Rockwell's painting fades into the world of Charlie Shuffleton's barbershop, this classic piece of Americana becomes the center of a small town in Georgia where friends gather, ... See full summary »

Writer: John Wilder | Director: Mark Jean | Stars: Austin Stowell, Kayla Ewell, Brett Rice, Bryant Prince

Votes: 106

30. Wrangler: Anatomy of an Icon (2008)

Not Rated | 85 min | Documentary, Biography, Romance

7.1
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The outrageous story of 1970s porn icon Jack Wrangler, and how he rose to the top of the gay, and then straight, adult film industry.

Director: Jeffrey Schwarz | Stars: Jack Wrangler, Margaret Whiting, Robert Alvarez, Brooks Ashmanskas

Votes: 275

31. Quantum Theory

100 min | Sci-Fi | Announced

When a defense contractor steals next-gen reality-bending quantum technology, the two sassy geniuses who invented it will stop at nothing to get it back.

Writer: Tennyson E. Stead | Director: Tennyson E. Stead | Stars: Gregory Itzin, Dove Meir, Tybee Diskin, Ray Auxias

32. Making the Boys (2011)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.5
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71 Metascore

On the eve of the 40th anniversary of the Gay Rights Movement, the film explores the drama, struggle and enduring legacy of the first-ever gay play and subsequent Hollywood movie to ... See full summary »

Director: Crayton Robey | Stars: Edward Albee, Joe Allen, Matt Baney, David Carter

Votes: 249

33. Down to the Sea in Ships (1949)

Approved | 120 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.4
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Whaling ship captain Bering Joy takes his grandson Jed on a whaling trip to teach him core life values while First Mate Dan Lunceford is tasked with tutoring Jed.

Writers: John Lee Mahin, Sy Bartlett | Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: Richard Widmark, Lionel Barrymore, Dean Stockwell, Cecil Kellaway

Votes: 471

34. Athlete (2010)

95 min | Documentary, Sport

6.6
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Examines the popularity of endurance sports and profiles four everyday individuals - cancer survivor, blind senior citizen and twin sisters - who compete in marathons and triathlons and are redefining what it means to be an 'athlete'.

Director: David Lam | Stars: Artie Elefant, Carrie Neveldine, Jenny Hinshaw, Kellie Smirnoff

Votes: 18

35. Fagbug (2009)

83 min | Documentary

6.6
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On the 11th Annual National Day of Silence, Erin Davies was victim to a hate crime in Albany, New York. Because of sporting a rainbow sticker on her VW Beetle, Erin's car was vandalized, ... See full summary »

Director: Erin Davies | Stars: Erin Davies, The Fagbug

Votes: 108

36. Absent (2010)

Documentary

7.0
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Documentary on the social pandemic of fatherlessness afflicting today's societies.

Director: Justin Hunt | Stars: Robin Decker, John Eldredge, Mark Garcia, James Hetfield

Votes: 54

37. Show (2003)

120 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.9
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Writer: Maciej Slesicki | Director: Maciej Slesicki | Stars: Cezary Pazura, Jerzy Stuhr, Joanna Orleanska, Dorota Segda

Votes: 479

38. Youth Runs Wild (1944)

Passed | 67 min | Drama

4.7
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During WWII, adults are either off fighting or busy in the factories, so juvenile delinquency becomes a major problem back home. Danny Hauser, a wounded soldier, finds this out as he ... See full summary »

Writers: John Fante, Herbert Kline, Ardel Wray | Director: Mark Robson | Stars: Bonita Granville, Kent Smith, Jean Brooks, Glen Vernon

Votes: 164

39. Yesterday (1985)

87 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.2
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Set in the 60's. In a small provincial town four high school teenagers are facing the graduation, but all that is on their minds is how to woo the home crowd to a concert full of Beatles ... See full summary »

Writer: Radoslaw Piwowarski | Director: Radoslaw Piwowarski | Stars: Piotr Siwkiewicz, Anna Kazmierczak, Andrzej Zielinski, Krzysztof Majchrzak

Votes: 141

40. Jesus Henry Christ (2003)

18 min | Comedy, Short

7.4
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St. Agnes Academy has a new principal, Father Benet, and a classroom of ten-year-olds that includes Sister Mary Gilbert, straight-A-student Mary Brown, and a precocious scholarship boy, ... See full summary »

Writers: Dennis Lee, Joe Turner Lin | Director: Dennis Lee | Stars: Maria Scavullo, Marielle Torres, Jeffrey Danneman, Mark Miscavage

Votes: 121

41. Project Pay It Forward (2014)

Documentary

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A documentary film that revolves around individuals who regularly pay it forward to others. During the movie, the audience will learn about their story and how they help others. However, ... See full summary »

Writers: Amy Mintz, Alexander Smith | Director: Alexander Smith | Stars: Kim DeJesus, J. Buzz Von Ornsteiner, Kaylyn Easton, Jason Hanold

42. Portrait of a Man (2010)

81 min | Documentary, Drama, Family

6.4
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What is the mental legacy and set of values that the liberal late 1960s and early 1970s gave to the people who were born and grew up during that time, to the people who are now approaching middle-age?

Writer: Visa Koiso-Kanttila | Director: Visa Koiso-Kanttila | Stars: Kalle Rissanen, Aukusti Rissanen, Heikki Y. Rissanen, Janne Rissanen

Votes: 27

43. De Hollywood à Tamanrasset (1990)

90 min | Comedy

6.2
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Writer: Mahmoud Zemmouri | Director: Mahmoud Zemmouri | Stars: Mustapha El Anka, Quardia Hamtouche, Mazouz Ould-Abderrahmane, Mostéfa Stiti

Votes: 25

44. Mama's Heart. Gongadze (2015)

Documentary, Biography, Crime | Completed

Most intimate, heartbreaking and inspiring confessions by and about Lesya Gongadze's life and her son's disappearance that prompted a revolution.

Writer: Slavik Bihun | Director: Slavik Bihun | Stars: Lesya Gongadze, Lubomyr Husar, Vakhtang Kipiani, Mariam Lordkipanidze

45. Mój tata Maciek (2005)

50 min | Documentary, Biography

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Writer: Malgorzata Szumowska | Director: Malgorzata Szumowska | Stars: Maciej Szumowski, Pope John Paul II, Katarzyna Szumowska, Malgorzata Szumowska

46. Eddie and Arrow (2012)

17 min | Short, Drama

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When Eddie catches Arrow trying to lift his wallet, he quickly understands that he is a lot like himself when he was young. Eddie takes Arrow under his wing.

Writer: Donovan Eberling | Director: Donovan Eberling | Stars: Nick Annunziata, Ethan Ross Wills, Myles Cranford, George Lofland

47. Pahlavan (2014)

Documentary, History, Sport

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A scenario which until recently was considered unthinkable - excluding a sport that has forever been such an integral part of the modern day Olympics - has since the recent decision by the ... See full summary »

Director: Yasha Malekzad

48. The Miracle Water Village (2010)

Documentary, Short

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As the world reels under the threat of unrelenting climate change, erratic monsoons and fast depleting groundwater reserves, 'The Miracle Water Village' narrates the inspirational story of ... See full summary »

Writer: Rintu Thomas | Directors: Sushmit Gosh, Rintu Thomas

49. Kickapoo Juice (1944)

Passed | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

5.1
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Li'l Abner is busy sculpting a giant-granite statue of his two ideal role-models of bachelor-hood, Hairless Joe and Lonesome Polecat, who live in a cave and spend all of their time in ... See full summary »

Writers: Sid Marcus, Al Capp | Director: Howard Swift

Votes: 13

50. Wanda Gosciminska, a Textile Worker (1975)

21 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

8.1
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Writer: Wojciech Wiszniewski | Director: Wojciech Wiszniewski | Star: Wanda Gosciminska

Votes: 33