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1. Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009)

G | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

4.3
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47 Metascore

As Hannah Montana's popularity begins to take over her life, Miley Stewart, on the urging from her father takes a trip to her hometown of Crowley Corners, Tennessee to get some perspective on what matters in life the most.

Director: Peter Chelsom | Stars: Miley Cyrus, Emily Osment, Billy Ray Cyrus, Jason Earles

Votes: 34,373 | Gross: $79.57M

2. Thelma & Louise (1991)

R | 130 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.4
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88 Metascore

Two best friends set out on an adventure but it soon turns around to a terrifying escape from being hunted by the American police as these two girls escape for the crimes they committed!

Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis, Harvey Keitel, Michael Madsen

Votes: 110,714 | Gross: $45.36M

3. Beginners (2010)

R | 105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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81 Metascore

A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer, and that he has a young male lover.

Director: Mike Mills | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer, Mélanie Laurent, Goran Visnjic

Votes: 79,358 | Gross: $5.79M

4. 5 Centimeters Per Second (2007)

TV-PG | 63 min | Animation, Drama, Romance

7.7
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Told in three interconnected segments, we follow a young man named Takaki through his life as cruel winters, cold technology, and finally, adult obligations and responsibility converge to test the delicate petals of love.

Director: Makoto Shinkai | Stars: Kenji Mizuhashi, Yoshimi Kondou, Satomi Hanamura, Ayaka Onoue

Votes: 35,519

5. Grandma (2015)

R | 79 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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77 Metascore

A teenager facing an unplanned pregnancy seeks help from her acerbic grandmother, a woman who is long estranged from her daughter.

Director: Paul Weitz | Stars: Lily Tomlin, Julia Garner, Marcia Gay Harden, Judy Greer

Votes: 12,196 | Gross: $6.98M

6. Posthumous (I) (2014)

Not Rated | 94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.7
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After false reports of his demise put him and his work on the map, an artist decides to continue the charade by posing as his own brother. Soon, a reporter enters his life and has a profound effect on him.

Director: Lulu Wang | Stars: Brit Marling, Jack Huston, Tom Schilling, Lambert Wilson

Votes: 1,200

7. Tipping the Velvet (2002)

177 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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Set in the 1890's, tells the lesbian love affair between male impersonator music hall star Kitty Butler and Nan Astley.

Stars: Rachael Stirling, Keeley Hawes, Anna Chancellor, Jodhi May

Votes: 6,492

8. Shirley Valentine (1989)

R | 108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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Shirley's a middle-aged Liverpool housewife, who finds herself talking to the wall while she prepares her husband's chip'n'egg, wondering what happened to her life. She compares scenes in ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis Gilbert | Stars: Pauline Collins, Tom Conti, Julia McKenzie, Alison Steadman

Votes: 5,752 | Gross: $6.35M

9. The Quiet Earth (1985)

R | 91 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

6.8
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A man named Zac Hobson awakens to find himself alone in the world. In a desperate attempt to search for others, he finds only two who have their own agenda.

Director: Geoff Murphy | Stars: Bruno Lawrence, Alison Routledge, Pete Smith, Anzac Wallace

Votes: 21,668 | Gross: $2.12M

10. Guide (1965)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

8.5
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A tour guide falls in love with a married woman, and helps her rediscover her love for dance.

Director: Vijay Anand | Stars: Dev Anand, Waheeda Rehman, Leela Chitnis, Anwar Hussain

Votes: 5,057

11. Lianna (1983)

R | 110 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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A happily married woman comes to realize herself of being a repressed lesbian after she has an affair with a female college professor, and then tries to come to terms with her newfound lifestyle.

Director: John Sayles | Stars: Linda Griffiths, Jane Hallaren, Jon DeVries, Jo Henderson

Votes: 1,407 | Gross: $1.50M

12. Sankofa (1993)

125 min | Drama

7.1
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A self-absorbed Black American fashion model on a photo shoot in Africa is spiritually transported back to a plantation in the West Indies where she experiences first-hand the physical and ... See full summary »

Director: Haile Gerima | Stars: Kofi Ghanaba, Oyafunmike Ogunlano, Alexandra Duah, Nick Medley

Votes: 459 | Gross: $2.69M

13. Haebyeonui yeoin (2006)

100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.0
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72 Metascore

A movie director entices his young friend to come to the beach on the pretext of writing a script. He then starts an affair with the friend's girlfriend.

Director: Sang-soo Hong | Stars: Seung-woo Kim, Hyun-jung Go, Seon-mi Song, Tae-woo Kim

Votes: 892 | Gross: $0.01M

14. Le sorelle (1969)

100 min | Drama

6.6
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Diana is divorcing her husband, and decides to spend winter at her younger sister's home. Adultery and unnatural saphic love return to her life, amidst sad remembrances and with unsuspected consequences.

Director: Roberto Malenotti | Stars: Susan Strasberg, Nathalie Delon, Massimo Girotti, Giancarlo Giannini

Votes: 59

15. Refuge (IV) (2010)

TV-14 | 121 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

5.4
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Amelia is on the run in the family RV, with husband Jack's body in the back and hostage Darryl at the wheel. Romance blossoms as Jack decomposes.

Director: Mark Medoff | Stars: Linda Hamilton, Chris Payne Gilbert, Lena Georgas, Christopher McDonald

Votes: 74

16. Thor & Loki: Blood Brothers (2011– )

Animation, Drama, Fantasy

6.6
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A serious motion comic drama about Loki, who becomes the ruler of Asgard after a successful coup, only to realize that even gods must deal with hard political choices. But does anything matter if even fate itself is against you?

Stars: David Blair, Daniel Thorn, Robin Goldsmith, Jennifer Spriggs

Votes: 591

17. Made in L.A. (2007)

Not Rated | 70 min | Documentary

7.6
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Made in L.A. follows the remarkable story of three Latina immigrants working in Los Angeles garment sweatshops as they embark on a three-year odyssey to win basic labor protections from a ... See full summary »

Director: Almudena Carracedo

Votes: 59

18. 3 Magic Words (2010)

TV-G | 71 min | Documentary

7.3
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A woman awakens with amnesia after a suicide attempt, and her quest to find the meaning of life introduces her to a great spiritual philosophy. Her self-discovery becomes a real-life primer in new age consciousness.

Director: Michael H. Perlin | Stars: Gabriella Ethereal, Debbie Ford, Gudni Gudnason, Nassim Haramein

Votes: 55

19. Bam Bam and Celeste (2005)

85 min | Comedy

5.5
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Celeste (Margaret Cho) and Bam Bam (Bruce Daniels) escape their Midwest hometown for New York, and take on their high-school nemeses - the dictators of the world-famous Salon Mirage - while discovering that true beauty lies within.

Director: Lorene Machado | Stars: Margaret Cho, Wayne Federman, Elaine Hendrix, Butch Klein

Votes: 244

20. Crust (II) (2003)

Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.6
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A pub owner purchases a giant shrimp that has washed up on the English shore, teaches it to box, and hits the road in search of fame and fortune.

Director: Mark Locke | Stars: Kevin McNally, Perry Fitzpatrick, Louise Mardenborough, Madhav Sharma

Votes: 87

21. The Keeper of the Keys (2012 Video)

G | 86 min | Documentary

6.6
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Michael Walden is down on his luck. One night, Success Coach Jack Canfield appears and says he is sending friends to help him. So begins an incredible dream that finds Michael encountering experts who share personal stories of empowerment.

Director: Scott Cervine | Stars: Jack Canfield, John Gray, Marci Shimoff, Scott Cervine

Votes: 9

22. Daymaker (2007)

126 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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A day of non-coincidental coincidences and revelations in the lives of about twenty people; normal people with drug and relationship problems despite their intelligence and awareness. Today... See full summary »

Director: Joe LiTrenta | Stars: Michael Nathanson, Cristina Marie Proctor, Myla Pitt, Alexander Hayes

Votes: 437

23. Then Again (2013)

105 min | Drama

5.6
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Unfulfilled in her work at the local diner, Alex Carlson feels like a tiger trapped in a cage. Her dream of leaving Cooper Flats to pursue an art career seems to be fading. A sliver of hope emerges when prodigal son Chuck Crowley returns.

Director: Ayan Pratap | Stars: Aleece Jones, John Michael Herndon, Christopher Ivins, Aaron Burt

Votes: 222

24. Dream Job (2012)

30 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

8.0
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An out of work filmmaker is offered what he thinks is his dream job, the chance to work for George Lucas.

Director: Joe Lipari | Stars: Dave Hill, Victor Varnado, Scout Durwood, Renan Kanbay

Votes: 34

25. Primo Despair (2011)

50 min

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This film uses a personal narrative to accurately portray depression in youth.

Director: Reed Sligar | Star: Reed Sligar

26. Destiny (2007 TV Movie)

74 min | Drama

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Julius, has just been released from prison. He has served 7 years for murder. On release, the conflicts within him makes him think he is going crazy. The world has changed. Julius finds ... See full summary »

Director: Mathi Alagan | Stars: Alexei Akinfiev, Victor Akinfiev, Valentina Cartago, Julien Guyonnet

27. The Retreat (I) (2010)

30 min | Short, Drama

5.9
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Three childhood friends who are living wildly different versions of an unfulfilled life: Margaret is a distracted editor of a major 'Tween' magazine, Skyler is a quirky animal rights ... See full summary »

Director: Chelsea Marino | Stars: Chelsea Marino, Jessica Cohen, Oneca Hitchman, Emi Soekawa

Votes: 8

28. Dream On (IV) (2012)

7 min | Short, Drama

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In an attempt to communicate with her distracted husband, Amy discovers the truth about her tragic fate.

Director: Michael Merino | Stars: Anna Magoulas, Devon Brookshire, Greg Gallagher

29. 102 PS (2009)

16 min | Short, Drama

2.7
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Add a Plot

Director: Katharina Duve | Stars: Lana Cooper, Katrin Bethke, Tanja Schwerdorf, Katharina Camper

Votes: 9

30. Geronia: His Own Wide World (2010)

121 min | Adventure, Romance

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An Internet-addict, Gero, is lured back to reality by the internet-based game 'geocaching' and discovers himself and the world anew - which positively affects his outlook on the future and his relationship with his faithful partner, Linda.

Director: Jo Danieli | Stars: Daniel Pospischil, Julia Resinger, Hannes Bickel, Josef Borbely

31. Silenci (2007)

12 min | Short, Drama, Romance

6.0
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After thirty years of being a daughter, wife and mother, Dolors decides to see what happens when she tries thinking of herself for the first time. Dolors has to learn how to follow her own ... See full summary »

Director: Sergi Rubió | Stars: Montse Caminal, Xavier Serrat, Jordi Domènech, Josep Maria Bacardit

Votes: 31

32. Schandtaten (2011)

28 min | Short, Adventure, Comedy

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A woman moves on all fours through breathtaking nature of an autumn forest in Austria, living out her inner animal in a playful and sensual way - until she meets up with her husband, who treats her like an old woman.

Director: Jo Danieli | Stars: Michael Smrz, Gina Werweiss

33. Succumb (2008 Video)

6 min | Short, Thriller

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Everyone wears a mask, eventually. Ante is no different. And when her mask begins to slip, she begins to realize not everything is as it seems.

Director: Mitch Cummins | Stars: Jessica Stuber, Sylvia Andreae, Bryan Patrick Stoyle, Gary Cosby

34. My Doubtful Self and I (2016)

Short, Drama

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Chris is trying to write a poem as a last-minute gift for his mother's birthday. Little does he know, his doubtful self would become more real than he ever realised.

Director: C.S. Kelly | Star: C.S. Kelly

35. Night Gallery (1969–1973)
Episode: Death in the Family/The Merciful/Class of '99/Witches' Feast (1971)

TV-PG | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.7
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Fleeing thief Doran hides in the funeral home of odd Mr Soames. / A wife uses bricks and mortar to help her ill husband. / A college professor administers a chilling oral exam with a dystopian twist. / Witches prepare a vile dish.

Directors: Jerrold Freedman, Jeannot Szwarc | Stars: E.G. Marshall, Desi Arnaz Jr., Imogene Coca, King Donovan

Votes: 191

36. Emma (2009– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2009)

TV-PG | 62 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.2
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A picnic is held at Box hill where Emma and Frank get very flirtatious. Emma also scores cheap points at Miss Bates' expense, wounding her,and George gives her a severe telling-off for ... See full summary »

Director: Jim O'Hanlon | Stars: Romola Garai, Jonny Lee Miller, Michael Gambon, Blake Ritson

Votes: 116

37. The Ellen Show (2001–2002)
Episode: Gathering Moss (2002)

22 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
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Catherine and Ellen attend a self-actualization session where they learn to "see it, want it, take it." They instead discover they can't take each other!

Director: Andrew D. Weyman | Stars: Ellen DeGeneres, Jim Gaffigan, Emily Rutherfurd, Martin Mull

Votes: 19

38. Undeclared (2001–2003)
Episode: Hell Week (2001)

23 min | Comedy

7.7
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Steven is fed up with TDZ in more ways than one. He quits, but it is not without repercussions.

Director: Jay Chandrasekhar | Stars: Jay Baruchel, Carla Gallo, Charlie Hunnam, Monica Keena

Votes: 136

39. Frasier (1993–2004)
Episode: Kissing Cousin (2002)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

7.4
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Roz's pushy and opinionated young cousin visits her in town, managing to alienate everybody except Kenny.

Director: Scott Ellis | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, David Hyde Pierce, Peri Gilpin

Votes: 303

40. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1985–1989)
Episode: Prisoners (1985)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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An introverted housewife befriends a tough escaped convict with a decent streak who broke into her fancy house to hide from police pursuit.

Director: Christopher Crowe | Stars: Yaphet Kotto, Cristina Raines, Steve Eastin, Larry McCormick

Votes: 36

41. Eerie, Indiana (1991–1992)
Episode: The Broken Record (1992)

TV-Y7 | 24 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.9
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When Marshall suggests some heavy metal to cheer up his friend, Tod finds that he can relate to the lyrics - perhaps a little too much, as he changes dramatically into a rebellious head-banger.

Director: Todd Holland | Stars: Omri Katz, Justin Shenkarow, Mary-Margaret Humes, Francis Guinan

Votes: 62

42. Fox Mystery Theater (1984)
Episode: The Corvini Inheritance (1984)

Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.7
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Unstable security chief of an auction house becomes increasingly obsessed with his female neighbor, who's being stalked, and a supposedly cursed jewel that's being auctioned. Is he losing his mind or is the curse real?

Director: Gabrielle Beaumont | Stars: David McCallum, Jan Francis, Terence Alexander, Stephen Yardley

Votes: 57

43. The Ray Bradbury Theater (1985–1992)
Episode: The Happiness Machine (1992)

23 min | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

5.6
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A family man, incorrigible dreamer and small-town inventor is inspired to build a machine that can create happiness. However, his wife makes him realize the irony of such concept.

Director: John Laing | Stars: Elliott Gould, Mimi Kuzyk, Paul McIver, Tania Mason

Votes: 43

44. Popular (1999–2001)
Episode: The News of My Death Has Been Greatly Exaggerated (2001)

TV-14 | Comedy, Drama, Romance

9.0
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News of April Tuna's sudden death make everyone face their prejudices about her and finally appreciate her. Josh is inducted into the secret Mullet Society. Sam learns that Harrison loves her. The new lunch lady may be Nicole's birth mom.

Director: Ryan Murphy | Stars: Leslie Bibb, Carly Pope, Tamara Mello, Christopher Gorham

Votes: 46

45. Tales from the Darkside (1983–1988)
Episode: The Spirit Photographer (1987)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.0
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A man invents a camera which can make ghosts disappear and use it in a room haunted by a violent spirit.

Director: Bill Travis | Stars: Frank Hamilton, Richard Clarke, Terres Unsoeld, Paul Sparer

Votes: 97

46. Bliss (2002–2004)
Episode: The Value of X (2002)

22 min | Drama, Romance

6.1
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Jeanette is a closeted, sexually confused high school senior in love with her best female friend Marnie. Zach, a daring out-of-closet gay student, agrees to help Jeanette figure out who she really is through sexual role play sessions.

Director: Lynne Stopkewich | Stars: Tara Spencer-Nairn, Sylvain Landry, Rachelle Lefevre, Paul Lemelin

Votes: 14