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1. Testament of Youth (2014)

PG-13 | 129 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.3
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77 Metascore

A British woman recalls coming of age during World War I - a story of young love, the futility of war, and how to make sense of the darkest times.

Writers: Vera Brittain, Juliette Towhidi | Director: James Kent | Stars: Alicia Vikander, Kit Harington, Taron Egerton, Dominic West

Votes: 4,675

2. A Beautiful Mind (2001)

PG-13 | 135 min | Biography, Drama

8.2
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72 Metascore

After a brilliant but asocial mathematician, John Nash, accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn for the nightmarish.

Writers: Akiva Goldsman, Sylvia Nasar | Director: Ron Howard | Stars: Russell Crowe, Ed Harris, Jennifer Connelly, Christopher Plummer

Votes: 523,929

3. The Cabin in the Woods (2012)

R | 95 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

7.0
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72 Metascore

Five friends go for a break at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods.

Writers: Joss Whedon, Drew Goddard | Director: Drew Goddard | Stars: Kristen Connolly, Chris Hemsworth, Anna Hutchison, Fran Kranz

Votes: 246,722

4. The Human Stain (2003)

R | 106 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

6.3
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57 Metascore

When a disgraced former college dean has a romance with a mysterious younger woman haunted by her dark, twisted past, he is forced to confront a shocking fact about his own life that he has kept secret for 50 years.

Writers: Philip Roth, Nicholas Meyer | Director: Robert Benton | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Nicole Kidman, Ed Harris, Gary Sinise

Votes: 24,329

5. Avalon High (2010 TV Movie)

Drama, Family, Fantasy

5.7
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A teenage girl moves to a new high school where she slowly discovers herself involved in the reincarnation of King Arthur.

Writers: Julie Sherman Wolfe, Amy Talkington, Meg Cabot | Director: Stuart Gillard | Stars: Britt Robertson, Samuel Levi, Gregg Sulkin, Joey Pollari

Votes: 3,198

6. Jude (1996)

R | 123 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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68 Metascore

A stonemason steadfastly pursues a cousin he loves. However their love is troubled as he is married to a woman who tricked him into marriage and she is married to a man she does not love.

Writers: Hossein Amini, Thomas Hardy | Director: Michael Winterbottom | Stars: Christopher Eccleston, Kate Winslet, Liam Cunningham, Rachel Griffiths

Votes: 8,182

7. Yentl (1983)

PG | 132 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

6.6
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A Jewish girl disguises herself as a boy to enter religious training.

Writers: Jack Rosenthal, Barbra Streisand, Isaac Bashevis Singer | Director: Barbra Streisand | Stars: Barbra Streisand, Amy Irving, Mandy Patinkin, Nehemiah Persoff

Votes: 8,887

8. Possession (2002)

PG-13 | 102 min | Drama, Mystery

6.4
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52 Metascore

A pair of literary sleuths unearth the amorous secret of two Victorian poets only to find themselves falling under a passionate spell.

Writers: A.S. Byatt, David Henry Hwang, Laura Jones, Neil LaBute | Director: Neil LaBute | Stars: Gwyneth Paltrow, Aaron Eckhart, Jeremy Northam, Jennifer Ehle

Votes: 11,252

9. Assassin's Creed (2007 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, History

8.3
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A bartender awakens in a scientific facility. Two secretive scientists explain that he must relive his genetic memories of a 12th century assassin ancestor Altair through a machine called Animus, if he wants his freedom back.

Writers: Corey May, M. Dooma Wendschuh | Directors: Patrice Desilets, Simon Peacock, Amanda Wyatt | Stars: Philip Shahbaz, Kristen Bell, Nolan North, Phil Proctor

Votes: 10,754

10. Love's Labour's Lost (2000)

PG | 93 min | Romance, Comedy, Musical

6.1
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35 Metascore

An update of the classic Shakespeare story, director Kenneth Branagh shot this movie like a classic 30s musical. Love's Labour's Lost tells the story of four best friends who swear off love.

Writers: William Shakespeare, Kenneth Branagh | Director: Kenneth Branagh | Stars: Alessandro Nivola, Alicia Silverstone, Natascha McElhone, Kenneth Branagh

Votes: 3,701

11. 3-D Sex and Zen: Extreme Ecstasy (2011)

Not Rated | 129 min | Comedy, Drama

4.4
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36 Metascore

As a conceited scholar of the Ming Dynasty, Wei Yangsheng believes that since life is short, one should pursue the ultimate sexual pleasure as time allows. Wei Yangsheng encounters Tie Fei ... See full summary »

Writers: Stephen Shiu, Mark Wu, Yu Li | Director: Christopher Sun Lap Key | Stars: Hiro Hayama, Leni Lan Crazybarby, Miyavi Matsunoi, Vienna Lyn

Votes: 1,803

12. Fellini's Casanova (1976)

R | 155 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.1
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Casanova is a libertine, collecting seductions and sexual feats. But he is really interested in someone, and is he really an interesting person ? Is he really alive ?

Writers: Giacomo Casanova, Federico Fellini, Bernardino Zapponi | Director: Federico Fellini | Stars: Donald Sutherland, Tina Aumont, Cicely Browne, Carmen Scarpitta

Votes: 4,606

13. The Bishop's Wife (1947)

Not Rated | 109 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.6
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A bishop trying to get a new cathedral built prays for guidance. An angel (Cary Grant) arrives, but his guidance isn't about fundraising.

Writers: Robert E. Sherwood, Leonardo Bercovici, Robert Nathan | Director: Henry Koster | Stars: Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven, Monty Woolley

Votes: 9,359

14. Bee Season (2005)

PG-13 | 104 min | Drama

5.5
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54 Metascore

A wife and mother begins a downward emotional spiral, as her husband avoids their collapsing marriage by immersing himself in his 11 year-old daughter's quest to become a spelling bee champion.

Writers: Myla Goldberg, Naomi Foner | Directors: Scott McGehee, David Siegel | Stars: Richard Gere, Juliette Binoche, Flora Cross, Max Minghella

Votes: 5,848

15. A Price Above Rubies (1998)

R | 117 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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About a young woman who is married to a devout Jew and the problems that trouble their marriage because of the woman wanting something more out of her life

Writer: Boaz Yakin | Director: Boaz Yakin | Stars: Renée Zellweger, Christopher Eccleston, Julianna Margulies, Allen Payne

Votes: 2,274

16. Hester Street (1975)

PG | 89 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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It's 1896. Yankel Bogovnik, a Russian Jew, emigrated to the United States three years earlier and has settled where many of his background have, namely on Hester Street on the Lower East ... See full summary »

Writers: Joan Micklin Silver, Abraham Cahan | Director: Joan Micklin Silver | Stars: Steven Keats, Carol Kane, Mel Howard, Dorrie Kavanaugh

Votes: 888

17. The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm (1962)

G | 135 min | Animation, Adventure, Biography

6.4
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The story of Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm, and three of their stories...

Writers: David P. Harmon, Charles Beaumont, William Roberts, Hermann Gerstner | Directors: Henry Levin, George Pal | Stars: Laurence Harvey, Claire Bloom, Karlheinz Böhm, Walter Slezak

Votes: 1,047

18. Sex and Zen (1991)

R | 99 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

5.8
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A recently married scholar goes on a quest for knowledge of other people's wives, based on his philosophical differences with the Sack Monk. He encounters the Flying Thief, who agrees to ... See full summary »

Writers: Alexander Lee, Ying Kit Lee, Yu Li | Director: Michael Mak | Stars: Amy Yip, Lawrence Ng, Kent Cheng, Rena Murakami

Votes: 1,552

19. Sphinx (1981)

PG | 118 min | Adventure, Mystery, Thriller

5.2
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Egyptologist Erica Baron finds more than she bargained for during her long-planned trip to The Land of the Pharoahs - murder, theft, betrayal, love, and a mummy's curse!

Writers: John Byrum, Robin Cook | Director: Franklin J. Schaffner | Stars: Lesley-Anne Down, Frank Langella, Maurice Ronet, John Gielgud

Votes: 855

20. The Browning Version (1951)

Passed | 90 min | Drama

8.2
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Forced to retire from an English public school. a disliked professor must confront his utter failures as a teacher, a husband, and a man.

Writer: Terence Rattigan | Director: Anthony Asquith | Stars: Michael Redgrave, Jean Kent, Nigel Patrick, Wilfrid Hyde-White

Votes: 3,104

21. Footnote (2011)

PG | 103 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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82 Metascore

Eliezer and Uriel Shkolnik are father and son as well as rival professors in Talmudic Studies. When both men learn that Eliezer will be lauded for his work, their complicated relationship reaches a new peak.

Writer: Joseph Cedar | Director: Joseph Cedar | Stars: Shlomo Bar-Aba, Lior Ashkenazi, Aliza Rosen, Alma Zack

Votes: 4,242

22. God on Trial (2008 TV Movie)

86 min | Drama, War

7.6
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Awaiting their inevitable deaths at one of the worst concentration camps, a group of Jews make a rabbinical court to decide whether G-d has went against the holy covenant and if He is the one guilty for their suffering.

Writer: Frank Cottrell Boyce | Director: Andy De Emmony | Stars: Joseph Muir, Josef Altin, Ashley Artus, Alexi Kaye Campbell

Votes: 1,721

23. On the Sunny Side (1942)

Passed | 69 min | Drama, War

6.5
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Because of the war, a 12-year-old boy from England, Hugh, is sent to live with the Andrews family in Ohio. Don, the Andrews' 11-year-old son, eagerly accepts the English boy, and is happy ... See full summary »

Writers: Lillie Hayward, George Templeton, Mary C. McCall Jr. | Director: Harold D. Schuster | Stars: Roddy McDowall, Jane Darwell, Stanley Clements, Katharine Alexander

Votes: 60

24. Dragon Seed (1944)

Passed | 148 min | Drama, History, War

6.3
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The lives of a small Chinese village are turned Upside down when the Japanese invade it. And heroic young Chinese woman leads her fellow villagers in an uprising against Japanese Invaders.

Writers: Pearl S. Buck, Marguerite Roberts, Jane Murfin | Directors: Harold S. Bucquet, Jack Conway | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Walter Huston, Aline MacMahon, Akim Tamiroff

Votes: 788

25. The Lost Empire (2001 TV Movie)

Unrated | 150 min | Adventure, Fantasy

5.5
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American journalist Nick Orton is caught up in the world of Chinese gods and monsters while on a search for the long lost manuscript to 'Hsi Yu Chi' (The Journey to the West) by Wu Ch'eng ... See full summary »

Writer: David Henry Hwang | Director: Peter MacDonald | Stars: Thomas Gibson, Bai Ling, Russell Wong, Ric Young

Votes: 1,318

26. College (1927)

Not Rated | 66 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport

7.2
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To reconcile with his girlfriend, a bookish college student tries to become an athlete.

Writers: Carl Harbaugh, Bryan Foy | Directors: James W. Horne, Buster Keaton | Stars: Buster Keaton, Anne Cornwall, Flora Bramley, Harold Goodwin

Votes: 2,882

27. Sungkyunkwan Scandal (2010– )

Comedy, Drama, History

8.2
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In the Joseon era, Kim Yoon-hee masquerades as a boy to earn a living as a book transcriber. Her family's dire circumstances and the encouragement of a noble's son finally drive her to attend Sungkyukwan University, forbidden for females.

Stars: Min-Young Park, Yoo-chun Park, Ah In Yoo, Joong-ki Song

Votes: 272

28. Stolen (I) (2006)

Documentary

6.0
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In March of 1990, two thieves dressed as Boston police officers gained entrance to the Isabella Stewart Gardner museum in Boston Massachusetts and successfully executed the largest art ... See full summary »

Writer: Sharon Guskin | Director: Rebecca Dreyfus | Stars: Blythe Danner, Campbell Scott, Harold Smith, Anthony Bailey

Votes: 127

29. Last Will & Testament (2012)

85 min | Documentary, Mystery

7.9
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This documentary explores the ongoing debate about the authorship of the works attributed to Shakespeare. Writers and critics, actors and scholars, including Mark Twain, Sigmund Freud, ... See full summary »

Directors: Laura Wilson, Lisa Wilson | Stars: Jonathan Bate, Charles Beauclerk, William Boyle, Michael Cecil

Votes: 135

30. Painted Fire (2002)

Unrated | 120 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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78 Metascore

In a time of political and social unrest in nineteenth-century Korea, an uncouth, self-taught painter explores his natural talent amidst the repressive world around him.

Writers: Kwon-taek Im, Yong-ok Kim, Byung-sam Min | Director: Kwon-taek Im | Stars: Min-sik Choi, Sung-kee Ahn, Ho-jeong Yu, Yeo-jin Kim

Votes: 2,118

31. We're Going to Eat You (1980)

Unrated | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.7
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A secret agent investigates a village that is populated by crazed, inbred cannibals.

Writers: Roy Szeto, Hark Tsui | Director: Hark Tsui | Stars: Norman Chu, Eddy Ko, Melvin Wong, Kwok Choi Hon

Votes: 531

32. God v. Satan: The Final Battle (2008 TV Movie)

Documentary, History

6.5
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Christians, Jews and Muslims believe there will a final battle between God and Satan. Believers and scholars are interviewed. Artwork and staged reenactments depict the end times.

Director: Lisa Wolfinger | Stars: Avery Brooks, Jonathan Kirsch, Paul S. Boyer, Hassan Qazwini

Votes: 67

33. Darang (2010 Video)

Drama

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Writer: Lucas Mercado | Director: Lucas Mercado | Stars: Jeff Luna, Ica Tanaco, Cj Manalo, Giovanni Alcantara

Votes: 8

34. John Wycliffe: The Morning Star (1984)

75 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.3
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The story of 14th century John Wycliffe, AKA "The Morning Star of the Reformation", who was the first to translate the Bible into English.

Writer: Douglas McIntosh | Director: Tony Tew | Stars: Michael Bertenshaw, James Downie, Peter Howell, Barrie Cookson

Votes: 90

35. Hellish Love (1972)

67 min | Romance, Horror

6.4
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Based on a traditional Japanese ghost story, the movie follows a man who falls deeply in love with a mysterious woman, only to find she belongs to the world of the dead.

Writer: Kôji Toyoshima | Director: Chûsei Sone | Stars: Setsuko Ogawa, Hidemi Hara, Hajime Tanimoto, Hyôe Enoki

Votes: 90

36. Ladder of Philosophy (2018)

Documentary | Announced

Four philosophers - an atheist, an agnostic, a Christian, and a Hindu - settle down to discuss life, reason, faith, and whatever else comes to mind.

Writer: Martin Horlacher | Director: Martin Horlacher | Star: Martin Horlacher

37. Dynasty Warriors 7 (2011 Video Game)

Action, Fantasy, History

8.3
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A dramatized depiction of the ancient Chinese "Three Kingdoms" era.

Director: Atsushi Miyauchi | Stars: Yasunori Masutani, Masaya Onosaka, Hirohiko Kakegawa, Yukimasa Kishino

Votes: 54

38. Backwood Philosopher (2009)

110 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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Writers: Veikko Huovinen, Kari Väänänen | Director: Kari Väänänen | Stars: Kai Lehtinen, Hannu-Pekka Björkman, Tommi Korpela, Ilkka Heiskanen

Votes: 321

39. Juana C. The Movie (2013)

Comedy

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Writers: Mae Paner, Rody Vera | Director: Jade Castro | Stars: Mae Paner, John James Uy, Mailes Kanapi, Annicka Dolonius

40. Nancy Drew: Tomb of the Lost Queen (2012 Video Game)

E | Adventure, Mystery

7.6
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Teen detective Nancy Drew joins a team of archaeologists and explores the mysteries of an ancient Egyptian tomb.

Writers: Nik Blahunka, Cathy Roiter | Director: Tim Burke | Stars: Lani Minella, Dave Rivas, Marianna de Fazio, Gabriel Wolf

Votes: 13

41. Night of the Devil's Bride (1975)

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Writer: Kang Chien Chiu | Directors: Il-Ho Jang, Sang-ok Shin | Stars: Ti Ai, Shen Chan, Feng Chen Chen, Ping Chen

42. Nancy Drew: Treasure in the Royal Tower (2001 Video Game)

E | Adventure, Mystery

8.7
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Writer: Erin Brown | Director: Max Holechek | Stars: Lani Minella, Thomas Stewart, Justin Barrett, Tara V. Smith

Votes: 50

43. Nancy Drew: Legend of the Crystal Skull (2007 Video Game)

E | Adventure, Crime, Mystery

8.8
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Teen detective Nancy Drew and her best friend Bess Marvin travel to New Orleans and search for a missing crystal skull rumored to make its owner immortal.

Writers: Tim Burke, Anne Collins, Mike Paganini, Robert Riedl | Director: Mike Paganini | Stars: Lani Minella, Jennifer Pratt, Scott Carty, Jason Sharp

Votes: 40

44. I'll Fix It (1934)

Approved | 68 min | Comedy, Romance

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A power-broker ward-heeler, Bill Grimes, wields more power than the elected politicians and has no problem in getting matters-of-the-city handled in which ever way is best for his needs. ... See full summary »

Writers: Ethel Hill, Dorothy Howell, Leonard Spigelgass | Director: Roy William Neill | Stars: Jack Holt, Mona Barrie, Winnie Lightner, Jimmy Butler

45. Crayon (2010)

85 min | Drama

7.3
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Adam and Rafaat are room-mates studying in a prestigious University in Singapore. Adam an Asean scholar is a Chinese Malaysian over achiever and Rafaat is a Malay Singaporean who's an IT ... See full summary »

Writer: Dean A. Burhan | Director: Dean A. Burhan | Stars: Kahoe Hon, Faisal Abdullah, Joshry Adamme, Adibah Noor

Votes: 21

46. To Mama with Love (1983)

Drama

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The film that tells of a family abandoned by a father who has emigrated to the United States. The daughters move heaven and earth to save the family, especially their rapidly deteriorating mother.

Writer: Mely Tagasa | Director: Mario O'Hara | Stars: Gloria Romero, Snooky Serna, Maricel Soriano, Julie Vega

47. The Dark Tales (2001 TV Movie)

150 min | Drama, Fantasy, Musical

7.2
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Writer: Raymond To | Director: Ming Sum Lee | Stars: Adam Cheng, Perry Chiu, King-fai Chung, Roger Fung

Votes: 5

48. Nancy Drew: The Haunted Carousel (2003 Video Game)

E | Adventure, Mystery

8.8
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Teen detective Nancy Drew investigates when a carousel at the Captain's Cove Amusement Park begins mysteriously starting up in the middle of the night shortly after one of its antique horses was stolen.

Writer: Anne Collins | Director: Max Holechek | Stars: Lani Minella, Laurie Jerger, Gary Hoffman, Jonah Von Spreecken

Votes: 39

49. Hu gui xi chun (1971)

Comedy, Fantasy

6.4
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Writer: Sung Lin | Director: Chun Hsieh | Stars: Margaret Hsing Hui, Hao Chen, Yang Yang, Ping-Yu Chang

Votes: 8

50. Il maestro (I) (2011)

12 min | Short

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Writer: Giovanna Cucinotta | Director: Maria Grazia Cucinotta | Stars: Renato Scarpa, Giselda Volodi