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1. Malcolm in the Middle (2000–2006)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

8.0
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A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family.

Stars: Frankie Muniz, Bryan Cranston, Justin Berfield, Erik Per Sullivan

Votes: 100,812

2. Election (1999)

R | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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83 Metascore

A high school teacher's personal life becomes complicated as he works with students during the school elections, particularly with an obsessive overachiever determined to become student body president.

Director: Alexander Payne | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Klein, Jessica Campbell

Votes: 76,044 | Gross: $14.88M

3. The End of the Tour (2015)

R | 106 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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82 Metascore

The story of the five-day interview between Rolling Stone reporter David Lipsky and acclaimed novelist David Foster Wallace, which took place right after the 1996 publication of Wallace's groundbreaking epic novel, 'Infinite Jest.'

Director: James Ponsoldt | Stars: Jason Segel, Jesse Eisenberg, Anna Chlumsky, Mamie Gummer

Votes: 20,951 | Gross: $2.99M

4. Paranormal Activity (2007)

R | 86 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.3
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68 Metascore

After moving into a suburban home, a couple becomes increasingly disturbed by a nightly demonic presence.

Director: Oren Peli | Stars: Katie Featherston, Micah Sloat, Mark Fredrichs, Amber Armstrong

Votes: 191,895 | Gross: $107.92M

5. The World's Fastest Indian (2005)

PG-13 | 127 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.8
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68 Metascore

The story of New Zealander Burt Munro, who spent years rebuilding a 1920 Indian motorcycle, which helped him set the land speed world record at Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats in 1967.

Director: Roger Donaldson | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Diane Ladd, Iain Rea, Tessa Mitchell

Votes: 45,703 | Gross: $5.13M

6. Two Girls and a Guy (1997)

R | 84 min | Comedy, Drama

5.6
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66 Metascore

Two girls, Carla and Lou meet on the street outside a loft waiting for their boyfriends. In a short time, they find out that they're waiting for the same guy - young actor Blake, who said ... See full summary »

Director: James Toback | Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Heather Graham, Natasha Gregson Wagner, Angel David

Votes: 6,077 | Gross: $1.95M

7. Loverboy (2005)

R | 84 min | Drama, Romance

5.5
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45 Metascore

A neglected daughter becomes a possessive mother in an emotional journey into the heart and mind of a woman who loved too much.

Director: Kevin Bacon | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, Dominic Scott Kay, Campbell Scott, Kevin Bacon

Votes: 2,770 | Gross: $0.03M

8. 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.

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

Votes: 21,147 | Gross: $9.50M

9. Sleep with Me (1994)

R | 86 min | Comedy, Drama

5.7
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Six different writers wrote a scene each of this romantic comedy featuring the marriage and turbulent relationship of Joseph and Sarah, with Joseph's best friend Frank trying hard to cope ... See full summary »

Director: Rory Kelly | Stars: Craig Sheffer, Eric Stoltz, Meg Tilly, Lewis Arquette

Votes: 2,207 | Gross: $0.16M

10. CQ (2001)

R | 88 min | Drama, Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.3
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56 Metascore

A young filmmaker in 1960s Paris juggles directing a cheesy sci-fi debacle, directing his own personal art film, coping with his crumbling relationship with his girlfriend, and a new-found infatuation with the sci-fi film's starlet.

Director: Roman Coppola | Stars: Jeremy Davies, Angela Lindvall, Élodie Bouchez, Gérard Depardieu

Votes: 4,211 | Gross: $0.41M

11. An American Carol (2008)

PG-13 | 83 min | Comedy, Fantasy

4.3
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20 Metascore

An anti-American filmmaker who's out to abolish the July Fourth holiday is visited by three ghosts who try to change his perception of the country.

Director: David Zucker | Stars: Kevin P. Farley, Kelsey Grammer, Leslie Nielsen, Trace Adkins

Votes: 8,722 | Gross: $7.00M

12. Ellie Parker (2005)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama

5.7
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51 Metascore

A hilarious comic portrait of a young woman's struggle for integrity, happiness and a Hollywood acting career.

Director: Scott Coffey | Stars: Naomi Watts, Jennifer Syme, Greg Freitas, Gaye Pope

Votes: 4,143

13. Hannah Takes the Stairs (2007)

83 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.6
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63 Metascore

Hannah is a recent college graduate interning at a Chicago production company. She is crushing on two writers at work, Matt and Paul, who share an office and keep her entertained. Will a ... See full summary »

Director: Joe Swanberg | Stars: Greta Gerwig, Kent Osborne, Andrew Bujalski, Ry Russo-Young

Votes: 1,351 | Gross: $0.02M

14. I Love Your Work (2003)

R | 111 min | Drama, Mystery

5.3
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39 Metascore

The film follows fictional movie star Gray Evans through the disintegration of his marriage, his gradual mental breakdown, and his increasing obsession with a young film student who reminds... See full summary »

Director: Adam Goldberg | Stars: Marisa Coughlan, Judy Greer, Shalom Harlow, Jared Harris

Votes: 1,650 | Gross: $0.00M

15. Susan and God (1940)

Approved | 117 min | Drama, Comedy

5.7
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Susan Trexel is a wealthy socialite, who while vacationing in Europe undergoes a religious transformation. On her return to America, Susan takes on the task of spreading her new found ... See full summary »

Director: George Cukor | Stars: Joan Crawford, Fredric March, Ruth Hussey, John Carroll

Votes: 841

16. Scenes from a Mall (1991)

R | 89 min | Comedy

5.3
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On their 16th anniversary, a married couple's trip to a Beverly Hills mall becomes the stage for personal revelations and deceptions.

Director: Paul Mazursky | Stars: Bette Midler, Woody Allen, Bill Irwin, Daren Firestone

Votes: 4,078 | Gross: $9.56M

17. Tito i ja (1992)

104 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.1
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The story of a ten year old boy who, as most of the children in Yugoslavia of the 1950s can hardly imagine his life without the great national leader - marshal Tito. After winning the ... See full summary »

Director: Goran Markovic | Stars: Dimitrije Vojnov, Lazar Ristovski, Predrag 'Miki' Manojlovic, Anica Dobra

Votes: 4,114

18. Two Days (2003)

R | 87 min | Drama

6.5
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Paul Miller, a self-described "failed actor," sets out for his final act and his ultimate role: the last two days of his life ending with his suicide on tape. He tries to reunite with old ... See full summary »

Director: Sean McGinly | Stars: Adam Scott, Karl Wiedergott, Mark Phinney, Paul Rudd

Votes: 842

19. 1999 (1998)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Drama

4.8
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A group of twentysomething New Yorkers discuss their lives and future at the party on New Year's Eve 1999.

Director: Nick Davis | Stars: Dan Futterman, Allyson Downey, Jennifer Garner, Matt McGrath

Votes: 220

20. Resurrection Mary (2007)

91 min | Romance, Thriller

4.7
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A young man meets a girl who might be a ghost, but matters turn serious when his friends start dying under mysterious circumstances.

Director: Sean Michael Beyer | Stars: Kevin G. Schmidt, Pamela Noble, Sally Kirkland, Kristin Herrera

Votes: 257

21. Lookwell (1991 TV Movie)

30 min | Comedy

8.7
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The former star of a cancelled cop TV show solves crimes. Pilot episode for a TV series that was never picked up.

Director: E.W. Swackhamer | Stars: Adam West, Ron Frazier, Ann Weldon, Todd Field

Votes: 383

22. Slaves to the Underground (1997)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

5.2
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Seattle: The grunge girl band "No Exits" is just about to get a record deal. At this time Jimmy is appearing again, the former boy-friend of the band guitarist Shelly. She had left him ... See full summary »

Director: Kristine Peterson | Stars: Molly Gross, Jason Bortz, Marisa Ryan, Bob Neuwirth

Votes: 259

23. Morgan Pålsson - världsreporter (2008)

84 min | Comedy

5.5
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Bumbling TV journalist find himself reporting from a coup d'etat in Africa.

Director: Fredrik Boklund | Stars: Anders Jansson, Johan Wester, Karim Rasheed, Suzanne Reuter

Votes: 1,914

24. Sorority Girl (1957)

61 min | Drama

5.4
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A poor-little-rich-girl feels alienated by her mother and enacts a string of revenges on her fellow pupils at a girls' boarding school. However, she is outcast when one of her stunts nearly drives a girl to suicide.

Director: Roger Corman | Stars: Susan Cabot, Dick Miller, Barboura Morris, June Kenney

Votes: 198

25. Time Indefinite (1993)

114 min | Biography

7.6
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Forty year old documentary filmmaker Ross McElwee has a penchant for filming everything around him. Following the announcement of his impending marriage to his film-making partner Marilyn ... See full summary »

Director: Ross McElwee | Stars: Steve Ascher, Michael Blumenthal, Robert Gardner, Dee Dee Geraty

Votes: 289

26. City Loop (2000)

78 min | Comedy, Drama

5.3
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City Loop tells the story of six young people who work in a pizzeria, as they struggle to comes to terms with boredom, fear of responsibility and pizzas to go.

Director: Belinda Chayko | Stars: Sullivan Stapleton, Ryan Johnson, Kellie Jones, Brendan Cowell

Votes: 126

27. Rocks & Pebbles & Happiness (2008)

104 min | Drama, Music

7.3
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Calvin's comfortable and happy life is interrupted when his brother Jonas comes to visit.

Director: Edgar Muñiz | Stars: Laura Benson, Desmond Gallagher, Ariel Gilman, Da'Mon Jackson

Votes: 6

28. Tortilla y cinema (1997)

90 min | Comedy

4.9
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Director: Martin Provost | Stars: Carmen Maura, Marc Duret, Michel Aumont, Marina Tomé

Votes: 8

29. Republican Dad (2009)

35 min | Documentary, Short

7.0
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Director: Robert Hatch-Miller

Votes: 5

30. Leslie (2012– )
Episode: New York, 1995 Part I (2012)

10 min | Comedy, Drama

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While waiting for an important phone call, Leslie entertains an unexpected guest.

Director: Mitch Albom | Stars: Catherine O'Hara, Cass Castelow