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1. Collateral (2004)

R | 120 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.6
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71 Metascore

A cab driver finds himself the hostage of an engaging contract killer as he makes his rounds from hit to hit during one night in Los Angeles. He must find a way to save both himself and one last victim.

Writer: Stuart Beattie | Director: Michael Mann | Stars: Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx, Jada Pinkett Smith, Mark Ruffalo

Votes: 266,386

2. My Neighbor Totoro (1988)

G | 86 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

8.3
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When two girls move to the country to be near their ailing mother, they have adventures with the wonderous forest spirits who live nearby.

Writer: Hayao Miyazaki | Director: Hayao Miyazaki | Stars: Hitoshi Takagi, Noriko Hidaka, Chika Sakamoto, Shigesato Itoi

Votes: 133,944

3. Sliding Doors (1998)

R | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.8
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59 Metascore

A London woman's love life and career both hinge, unknown to her, on whether or not she catches a train. We see it both ways, in parallel.

Writer: Peter Howitt | Director: Peter Howitt | Stars: Gwyneth Paltrow, John Hannah, John Lynch, Jeanne Tripplehorn

Votes: 49,219

4. The People Under the Stairs (1991)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

6.3
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Two adults and a juvenile burglar break into a house occupied by a brother and sister and their stolen children and can't escape.

Writer: Wes Craven | Director: Wes Craven | Stars: Brandon Quintin Adams, Everett McGill, Wendy Robie, A.J. Langer

Votes: 21,090

5. Management (2008)

R | 94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.9
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50 Metascore

A traveling art saleswoman tries to shake off a flaky motel manager who falls for her and won't leave her alone.

Writer: Stephen Belber | Director: Stephen Belber | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Steve Zahn, Woody Harrelson, Margo Martindale

Votes: 14,014

6. The Entitled (2011)

R | 91 min | Thriller

6.2
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A young man, broke and jobless, abducts three rich college kids to try and get money from their fathers.

Writer: William Morrissey | Director: Aaron Woodley | Stars: Kevin Zegers, Ray Liotta, Laura Vandervoort, Victor Garber

Votes: 5,094

7. The Decoy Bride (2011)

PG | 89 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.1
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42 Metascore

When the world's media descend on the remote Scottish island where a Hollywood actress is attempting to get married, a local girl is hired as a decoy bride to put the paparazzi off the scent.

Writers: Neil Jaworski, Sally Phillips | Director: Sheree Folkson | Stars: Kelly Macdonald, David Tennant, Alice Eve, Michael Urie

Votes: 6,650

8. Pieces of April (2003)

PG-13 | 80 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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70 Metascore

A wayward daughter invites her dying mother and the rest of her estranged family to her apartment for Thanksgiving dinner.

Writer: Peter Hedges | Director: Peter Hedges | Stars: Katie Holmes, Oliver Platt, Patricia Clarkson, Derek Luke

Votes: 17,371

9. The Monkey's Paw (I) (2013)

Not Rated | 91 min | Horror, Thriller

4.4
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Jake is given a monkey's paw that grants three wishes. After the first two wishes leave his friend Cobb undead, Cobb pushes Jake to make a final wish.

Writers: Macon Blair, W.W. Jacobs, Adam Meyer, Justin Smith | Director: Brett Simmons | Stars: C.J. Thomason, Stephen Lang, Michelle Pierce, Corbin Bleu

Votes: 1,305

10. Naked As We Came (2013)

84 min | Drama, Family

6.1
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Love, loss and hope are tumultuously explored amidst a tranquil backdrop and asks us all the question: What is your dream?

Writer: Richard LeMay | Director: Richard LeMay | Stars: Ben Weaver, Karmine Alers, S. Lue McWilliams, Ryan Vigilant

Votes: 781

11. Chocolate (2008)

R | 110 min | Action, Drama

7.0
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An autistic girl with powerful martial art skills looks to settle her ailing mother's debts by seeking out the ruthless gangs that owe her family money.

Writers: Napalee, Chookiat Sakveerakul | Director: Prachya Pinkaew | Stars: JeeJa Yanin, Hiroshi Abe, Pongpat Wachirabunjong, Taphon Phopwandee

Votes: 14,418

12. Ajami (2009)

124 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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82 Metascore

Ajami is the religiously mixed community of Muslims and Christians in Tel Aviv. These are five stories about the everyday life in Ajami.

Writers: Scandar Copti, Yaron Shani | Directors: Scandar Copti, Yaron Shani | Stars: Fouad Habash, Nisrine Rihan, Elias Saba, Youssef Sahwani

Votes: 4,599

13. The Tripper (2006)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Horror

5.1
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A Ronald Reagan-obsessed serial killer targets a bunch of hippies who are heading to a weekend-long concert.

Writers: David Arquette, Joe Harris | Director: David Arquette | Stars: Jaime King, Thomas Jane, Lukas Haas, David Arquette

Votes: 5,087

14. Graceland (I) (2012)

84 min | Crime, Thriller

6.7
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75 Metascore

When a kidnapping goes wrong, a desperate father risks everything to save his daughter from the men who hold her captive.

Writer: Ron Morales | Director: Ron Morales | Stars: Arnold Reyes, Menggie Cobarrubias, Dido De La Paz, Leon Miguel

Votes: 1,015

15. Liverpool (2008)

Not Rated | 84 min | Drama

6.4
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A merchant sailor returns to his home in Tierra del Fuego after spending most of his life at sea.

Writers: Lisandro Alonso, Salvador Roselli | Director: Lisandro Alonso | Stars: Juan Fernández, Nieves Cabrera, Giselle Irrazabal

Votes: 711

16. Four (I) (2012)

R | 75 min | Drama

5.8
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On a hot 4th of July night, sparks fly between four people as they test the limits and possibilities of their own freedom.

Writers: Christopher Shinn, Joshua Sanchez | Director: Joshua Sanchez | Stars: Wendell Pierce, Aja Naomi King, Emory Cohen, E.J. Bonilla

Votes: 312

17. Liebestraum (1991)

R | 112 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.0
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Two affairs, a generation apart. Nick, a professor of architecture in upstate New York, comes to an Illinois town to be with his birth mother in the final days of her illness; he was ... See full summary »

Writer: Mike Figgis | Director: Mike Figgis | Stars: Kevin Anderson, Bill Pullman, Kim Novak, Pamela Gidley

Votes: 1,231

18. None But the Lonely Heart (1944)

Passed | 113 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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When an itinerant reluctantly returns home to help his sickly mother run her shop, they are both tempted to turn to crime to help make ends meet.

Writers: Clifford Odets, Richard Llewellyn | Director: Clifford Odets | Stars: Cary Grant, Ethel Barrymore, Barry Fitzgerald, June Duprez

Votes: 1,515

19. Some Things That Stay (2004)

96 min | Drama, Romance

6.1
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A coming-of-age story of a teenage girl from a liberal upbringing who moves to a conservative baptist community in rural 1950s America.

Writers: Catherine Gourdier, Sarah Willis | Director: Gail Harvey | Stars: Katie Boland, Stuart Wilson, Alberta Watson, Geraint Wyn Davies

Votes: 278

20. Apartment Zero (1988)

R | 124 min | Drama, Thriller

6.9
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Set in modern day Buenos Aires, the film centers around a relationship between two emotionally crippled roommates. Adrian LeDuc is a lonely sociopath who is forced to rent his insane ... See full summary »

Writers: Martin Donovan, David Koepp | Director: Martin Donovan | Stars: Hart Bochner, Colin Firth, Dora Bryan, Liz Smith

Votes: 2,969

21. Donkeys (2010)

78 min | Comedy, Drama

6.5
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Alfred is 64. He's lost touch with his family and a threat to his health makes him realise he wants to make amends. The more he tries to do right, the more he does wrong, and as his past ... See full summary »

Writers: Colin McLaren, Lone Scherfig | Director: Morag McKinnon | Stars: Kate Dickie, James Cosmo, Martin Compston, Natalie Press

Votes: 161

22. My Brother (2006)

PG-13 | 100 min | Drama

5.6
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33 Metascore

"My Brother" is an inner city story of two impoverished boys, Isaiah and James. James is developmentally disabled. Their mother, L'Tisha, finds herself in a tragic situation. Dying of ... See full summary »

Writer: Anthony Lover | Director: Anthony Lover | Stars: Vanessa Williams, Tatum O'Neal, Nashawn Kearse, Christopher Scott

Votes: 271

23. El bruto (1953)

81 min | Drama

7.4
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A tough young man, who helps to kick poor people out of their houses, falls in love with a girl. She lives with her father in the building about to be demolished.

Writers: Luis Alcoriza, Luis Buñuel | Director: Luis Buñuel | Stars: Pedro Armendáriz, Katy Jurado, Rosa Arenas, Andrés Soler

Votes: 1,066

24. Soundless Wind Chime (2009)

110 min | Drama

6.6
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Ricky leaves Hong Kong for Switzerland to look for the lost soul and the past of his deceased Swiss lover, Pascal. Ricky struggles with the confusion of memories, reality and illusion.

Director: Kit Hung | Stars: Yulai Lu, Bernhard Bulling, Marie Omlin, Gilles Tschudi

Votes: 515

25. We Once Were Tide (2011)

18 min | Short, Drama

6.7
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Set on the Isle of Wight, the film tells the story of Anthony and Kyle, and their last night together as Kyle moves away leaving Anthony to look after his terminally ill mother. Poetic in ... See full summary »

Writer: Matthew Kyne Baskott | Director: Jason Bradbury | Stars: Mandy Aldridge, Tristan Bernays, Alexander Scott

Votes: 183

26. From Mexico with Love (2009)

PG-13 | 96 min | Action, Drama

5.4
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A washed-up trainer takes a self-destructive young boxer under his wing.

Writers: Glen Hartford, Nicholas Siapkaris | Director: Jimmy Nickerson | Stars: Kuno Becker, Steven Bauer, Stephen Lang, Alex Nesic

Votes: 422

27. Lantern Hill (1989 TV Movie)

111 min | Drama, Family

6.9
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In 1935 Toronto, Jane Stuart's mother has taken ill, and the two of them have temporarily moved in with her rich, snobbish grandmother, where Jane is verbally abused and her mother bullied.... See full summary »

Writers: Fiona McHugh, Lucy Maud Montgomery, Kevin Sullivan | Director: Kevin Sullivan | Stars: Mairon Bennett, Sam Waterston, Patricia Phillips, Zoe Caldwell

Votes: 242

28. The Investigator (2008)

107 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.6
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Badly needing money for the treatment of his ill mother, pathologist Tibor Malkáv accepts the proposition of a stranger to murder someone he doesn't know a thing about.

Writer: Attila Gigor | Director: Attila Gigor | Stars: Zsolt Anger, András Márton Baló, Péter Blaskó, Csaba Czene

Votes: 1,487

29. A Small Act (2010)

88 min | Documentary

7.4
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A young Kenyan's life changes drastically when his education is sponsored by a Swedish stranger. Years later, he founds his own scholarship program to replicate the kindness he once received.

Writer: Jennifer Arnold | Director: Jennifer Arnold

Votes: 266

30. 10 Promises to My Dog (2008)

117 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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A teenage girl adopts a homeless puppy and names it "Socks". They take care of each others since then, until one day when she is thinking Socks to be smaller than she thought it used be...

Writers: Hare Kawaguchi, Yoshimitsu Sawamoto | Director: Katsuhide Motoki | Stars: Rena Tanaka, Ryô Kase, Mayuko Fukuda, Chizuru Ikewaki

Votes: 416

31. Unholy Women (2006)

107 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.2
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Unholy Women (Kowai onna), is a composite of three unrelated half-hour horror movies. The first segment... See full synopsis »

Writers: Keita Amemiya, Takuji Suzuki, Naoki Yamamoto, Keisuke Toyoshima, Takashi Shimizu | Directors: Keita Amemiya, Takuji Suzuki, Keisuke Toyoshima | Stars: Noriko Nakagoshi, Yûko Kobayashi, Riko Suzuki, Miharu Morina

Votes: 433

32. Weak Species (2009)

34 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

6.5
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Classmates Steve and George are part of a frightening food-chain. For Steve, high school is a game. Seducing his classmates gives him his sense of purpose and fuels his art and poetry. When... See full summary »

Writers: Dennis Cooper, Dan Faltz | Director: Dan Faltz | Stars: Erik Smith, Brendan Bradley, James Eckhouse, Lyn Alicia Henderson

Votes: 114

33. To Forget Venice (1979)

110 min | Drama

7.0
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A gay brother visits his childhood home where his lesbian sister still lives. They reminisce about the better past and their parents.

Writers: Franco Brusati, Jaja Fiastri | Director: Franco Brusati | Stars: Mariangela Melato, Eleonora Giorgi, Erland Josephson, Nerina Montagnani

Votes: 192

34. Independencia (2009)

77 min | Drama

6.7
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Mimicking early silent films, Independencia creates a lush metaphor that plays with cinematic illusions and the cultural and mythical history of the Philippines.

Writers: Ramon Sarmiento, Raya Martin | Director: Raya Martin | Stars: Sid Lucero, Tetchie Agbayani, Alessandra de Rossi, Mika Aguilos

Votes: 113

35. End of Desire (1958)

86 min | Drama

6.5
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Normandy, second half of the nineteenth century. Jeanne Dandieu lives in a manor house with her parents and their servant Rosalie. She gets to know Julien, a handsome man, whom she soon ... See full summary »

Writers: Guy de Maupassant, Roland Laudenbach, Alexandre Astruc | Director: Alexandre Astruc | Stars: Maria Schell, Christian Marquand, Pascale Petit, Louis Arbessier

Votes: 161

36. Dawn of a Filmmaker: The Keisuke Kinoshita Story (2013)

96 min | Drama

6.9
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Writer: Keiichi Hara | Director: Keiichi Hara | Stars: Ryô Kase, Aoi Miyazaki, Yûko Tanaka, Ren Ôsugi

Votes: 52

37. Santa Chikita (1953)

92 min | Comedy

7.2
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A poor man accepts the money someone offers him to marry a foreign woman so that she can stay in Greece.

Writers: Christos Giannakopoulos, Alekos Sakellarios | Director: Alekos Sakellarios | Stars: Vasilis Logothetidis, Ilia Livykou, Stephanos Stratigos, Dina Stathatou

Votes: 194

38. Heart Full of Rain (1997 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

6.5
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A young man returns to the family farm after being gone for six years. But it is not until he fights shoulder to shoulder with his father to save the farm from a flood that his father ... See full summary »

Writer: Quinton Peeples | Director: Roger Young | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Richard Crenna, Carroll Baker, Gabriel Mann

Votes: 83

39. Tatlo, dalawa, isa (1974)

Drama

8.1
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(Tagalog with English subtitles) Filipino cinema lenged, Lino Brocka, directs this compilation of three intimate stories about the perseverance of hope featuring a drug addict, an abandoned daughter and a repressed catholic.

Writers: Tony Perez, Mario O'Hara, Angela Barrios, Orlando Nadres | Director: Lino Brocka | Stars: Jay Ilagan, Perla Bautista, Laurice Guillen, Soxy Topacio

Votes: 26

40. Starting Over (2014)

94 min | Drama

5.5
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Nana is 19 and lives in a corner of Tokyo. Her birth mother and Marin, a girl the same age who she loves, were the only people she could trust. Nana confronts them in her yearning for love,... See full summary »

Writer: Takashi Nishihara | Director: Takashi Nishihara | Stars: Mika Akizuki, Nina Endo, Junki Tozuka, Kiyohiko Shibukawa

Votes: 10

41. The Pimp (1966)

62 min | Drama

6.7
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Koichi is a gigolo who is paid by a madame to seduce and have sex with various women while she and her clients secretly watch. He doesn't like what he's doing, but he needs the money to ... See full summary »

Writer: Miki Yamada | Director: Kan Mukai | Stars: Natsue Hanaha, Senjo Ichiriki, Jiro Kenda, Machiko Matsumoto

Votes: 25

42. What Grown-Ups Know (2004)

30 min | Drama, Short

7.0
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A bizarre love triangle between a teenage boy, his childlike, ailing mother, and the lonely manager of a desolate caravan park.

Writers: Alex Joseph, Jonathan Wald | Director: Jonathan Wald | Stars: Stephen James King, Susie Lindeman, Daniel Roberts

Votes: 82

43. Angela Markado (1980)

Crime, Drama

7.2
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Writers: Jose F. Lacaba, Carlo J. Caparas | Director: Lino Brocka | Stars: Hilda Koronel, Johnny Delgado, Celia Rodriguez, Rez Cortez

Votes: 17

44. The Christmas Angel (1904)

10 min | Short, Drama

5.9
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Director: Georges Méliès

Votes: 62

45. Face to Face (1967)

72 min | Drama

6.4
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The story of a civil servant who lives with his elderly mother. Falling in love with a corrupt politician's young and rich daughter, he abandons himself to crazy and violent situations.

Writer: Júlio Bressane | Director: Júlio Bressane | Stars: Helena Ignez, Antero de Oliveira, Paulo Gracindo, Paulo Padilha

Votes: 29

46. Legendary Idol Eriko (1989– )

24 min

6.6
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Stars: Eriko Tamura, Akiko Yajima, Ai Satô, Hiroyuki Shibamoto

Votes: 8

47. Real Fiction (2008)

20 min | Short, Drama

6.7
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Zach, a gifted writer, devoted son, and life-partner to his boyfriend AJ, is as ambitious as he is impatient. Success in his business seems impossibly elusive after trying every avenue ... See full summary »

Writer: Nicholas Lam | Director: Nicholas Lam | Stars: Michael Garbe, Adam Hale, Michael Gregory, Matthew Rimmer

Votes: 38

48. The Miser's Heart (1911)

18 min | Short, Crime, Drama

6.4
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Thieves decide to steal the money an old miser has hidden away. He refuses to open the safe for them, so they threaten to kill a girl who lives in his building.

Writer: George Hennessy | Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Linda Arvidson, Lionel Barrymore, William J. Butler, Donald Crisp

Votes: 146

49. Gendai-jin (1952)

Drama

7.4
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Writers: Katsuhito Inomata, Ryôsuke Saitô | Director: Minoru Shibuya | Stars: Ryô Ikebe, Isuzu Yamada, Sô Yamamura, Toshiko Kobayashi

Votes: 12

50. Huk sa bagong pamumuhay (1953)

120 min | Action, Drama

5.4
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Writer: Rolf Bayer | Director: Lamberto V. Avellana | Stars: Jose Padilla Jr., Celia Flor, Ven Medina, Rosa Aguirre

Votes: 5