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1. Ender's Game (2013)

PG-13 | 114 min | Action, Sci-Fi

6.7
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51 Metascore

Young Ender Wiggin is recruited by the International Military to lead the fight against the Formics, a genocidal alien race which nearly annihilated the human race in a previous invasion.

Writers: Gavin Hood, Orson Scott Card | Director: Gavin Hood | Stars: Harrison Ford, Asa Butterfield, Hailee Steinfeld, Abigail Breslin

Votes: 161,337

2. Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

R | 157 min | Drama, History, Thriller

7.4
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95 Metascore

A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L.s Team 6 in May 2011.

Writer: Mark Boal | Director: Kathryn Bigelow | Stars: Jessica Chastain, Joel Edgerton, Chris Pratt, Mark Strong

Votes: 194,514

3. A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

R | 91 min | Horror

7.5
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78 Metascore

Several people are hunted by a cruel serial killer who kills his victims in their dreams. When the survivors are trying to find the reason for being chosen, the murderer won't lose any chance to kill them as soon as they fall asleep.

Writer: Wes Craven | Director: Wes Craven | Stars: Heather Langenkamp, Johnny Depp, Robert Englund, John Saxon

Votes: 128,445

4. The Lives of Others (2006)

R | 137 min | Drama, Thriller

8.5
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89 Metascore

In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives.

Writer: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck | Director: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck | Stars: Ulrich Mühe, Martina Gedeck, Sebastian Koch, Ulrich Tukur

Votes: 223,535

5. A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)

R | 95 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.2
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35 Metascore

The spectre of a dead child rapist haunts the children of the parents who murdered him, stalking and killing them in their dreams.

Writers: Wesley Strick, Eric Heisserer, Wes Craven | Director: Samuel Bayer | Stars: Jackie Earle Haley, Rooney Mara, Kyle Gallner, Katie Cassidy

Votes: 67,656

6. Insomnia (2002)

R | 118 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.2
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78 Metascore

Two Los Angeles homicide detectives are dispatched to a northern town where the sun doesn't set to investigate the methodical murder of a local teen.

Writers: Hillary Seitz, Nikolaj Frobenius, Erik Skjoldbjærg | Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Al Pacino, Robin Williams, Hilary Swank, Martin Donovan

Votes: 197,283

7. Hours (2013)

PG-13 | 97 min | Drama, Thriller

6.5
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55 Metascore

A father struggles to keep his infant daughter alive in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.

Writer: Eric Heisserer | Director: Eric Heisserer | Stars: Paul Walker, Genesis Rodriguez, Nancy Nave, Shane Jacobsen

Votes: 19,512

8. Monster-in-Law (2005)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy

5.4
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31 Metascore

The love life of Charlotte is reduced to an endless string of disastrous blind dates, until she meets the perfect man, Kevin. Unfortunately, his merciless mother will do anything to destroy their relationship.

Writer: Anya Kochoff | Director: Robert Luketic | Stars: Jennifer Lopez, Michael Vartan, Jane Fonda, Wanda Sykes

Votes: 38,852

9. The Invasion (I) (2007)

PG-13 | 99 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.9
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45 Metascore

As a Washington psychiatrist unearths the origin of an alien epidemic, she also discovers her son might be the only way it can be stopped.

Writers: David Kajganich, Jack Finney | Directors: Oliver Hirschbiegel, James McTeigue | Stars: Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig, Jeremy Northam, Jackson Bond

Votes: 61,500

10. The Kingdom (2007)

R | 110 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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56 Metascore

A team of U.S. government agents is sent to investigate the bombing of an American facility in the Middle East.

Writer: Matthew Michael Carnahan | Director: Peter Berg | Stars: Jamie Foxx, Chris Cooper, Jennifer Garner, Jason Bateman

Votes: 95,594

11. Stalag 17 (1953)

Not Rated | 120 min | Comedy, Drama, War

8.1
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When two escaping American World War II prisoners are killed, the German POW camp barracks black marketeer, J.J. Sefton, is suspected of being an informer.

Writers: Billy Wilder, Edwin Blum, Donald Bevan, Edmund Trzcinski | Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: William Holden, Don Taylor, Otto Preminger, Robert Strauss

Votes: 40,795

12. Prozac Nation (2001)

R | 95 min | Drama

6.3
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A young woman struggles with depression during her first year at Harvard. Based on Elizabeth Wurtzel's novel.

Writers: Elizabeth Wurtzel, Galt Niederhoffer, Frank Deasy, Larry Gross | Director: Erik Skjoldbjærg | Stars: Christina Ricci, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Jessica Lange, Anne Heche

Votes: 13,069

13. Tigerland (2000)

R | 101 min | Drama, War

7.0
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55 Metascore

A group of recruits go through Advanced Infantry Training at Fort Polk, Louisiana's infamous Tigerland, last stop before Vietnam for tens of thousands of young men in 1971.

Writers: Ross Klavan, Michael McGruther | Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Colin Farrell, Matthew Davis, Clifton Collins Jr., Tom Guiry

Votes: 31,963

14. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)

Not Rated | 129 min | Drama

8.3
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A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the US Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn't back down.

Writers: Sidney Buchman, Lewis R. Foster | Director: Frank Capra | Stars: James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Claude Rains, Edward Arnold

Votes: 67,777

15. Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

4.9
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Freddy Krueger returns once again to haunt both the dreams of his daughter and Springwood's last surviving teenager.

Writers: Wes Craven, Rachel Talalay, Michael De Luca | Director: Rachel Talalay | Stars: Robert Englund, Lisa Zane, Shon Greenblatt, Lezlie Deane

Votes: 27,144

16. Whisper of the Heart (1995)

G | 111 min | Animation, Drama, Family

8.0
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A love story between a girl who loves reading books, and the boy who has previously checked out all of the library books she chooses.

Writers: Hayao Miyazaki, Aoi Hiiragi, Cindy Davis Hewitt, Donald H. Hewitt | Director: Yoshifumi Kondô | Stars: Youko Honna, Issei Takahashi, Takashi Tachibana, Shigeru Muroi

Votes: 23,945

17. They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)

M | 129 min | Drama

7.9
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The lives of a disparate group of contestants intertwine in an inhumanely grueling dance marathon.

Writers: Horace McCoy, James Poe, Robert E. Thompson | Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Jane Fonda, Michael Sarrazin, Susannah York, Gig Young

Votes: 11,268

18. Foreign Correspondent (1940)

Not Rated | 120 min | Romance, Thriller, War

7.6
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On the eve of WWII, a young American reporter tries to expose enemy agents in London.

Writers: Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison, James Hilton, Robert Benchley | Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Joel McCrea, Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall, George Sanders

Votes: 12,288

19. Taxi to the Dark Side (2007)

R | 106 min | Documentary, Crime, War

7.9
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82 Metascore

An in-depth look at the torture practices of the United States in Afghanistan, Iraq and Guantanamo Bay, focusing on an innocent taxi driver in Afghanistan who was tortured and killed in 2002.

Writer: Alex Gibney | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Alex Gibney, Brian Keith Allen, Moazzam Begg, Christopher Beiring

Votes: 7,998

20. Wanted (2009)

Action, Comedy, Crime

6.6
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Radhe is a ruthless gangster who will kill anyone for money. He is attracted towards Jhanvi, a middle class girl, who does not approve of his work and wants him to change.

Writers: Sunil Kumar Agrawal, Shabbir Ahmed, Shiraz Ahmed, Wajid Ali, Arun Bhairav, Puri Jagannadh, Jalees Sherwani | Director: Prabhudheva | Stars: Salman Khan, Ayesha Takia, Vinod Khanna, Mahesh Manjrekar

Votes: 8,489

21. How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog (2000)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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40 Metascore

Shy, chain-smoking, insomniac Peter McGowan is an L.A. playwright with a string of hits that preceded his current ten years of failed productions. His mother-in-law is sinking into senility... See full summary »

Writer: Michael Kalesniko | Director: Michael Kalesniko | Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Robin Wright, Suzi Hofrichter, Lynn Redgrave

Votes: 3,021

22. Pokiri (2006)

164 min | Action, Comedy

7.9
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Pandu is a killer for hire, and will accept any contract provided the amount is right. The Police want him for questioning, while the underworld needs him to silence their opponents. No one... See full summary »

Writers: Puri Jagannadh, Meher Ramesh | Director: Puri Jagannadh | Stars: Mahesh Babu, Ileana, Prakash Raj, Nasser

Votes: 5,143

23. Ticket to Heaven (1981)

PG | 108 min | Drama

7.2
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David is a young man seduced by a religious cult that uses starvation, exhaustion, and brainwashing to mold recruits into money hustling disciples of a messiah-like leader. Chronicles ... See full summary »

Writers: Anne Cameron, Josh Freed, Ralph L. Thomas | Director: Ralph L. Thomas | Stars: Nick Mancuso, Saul Rubinek, Meg Foster, Kim Cattrall

Votes: 469

24. Nightmare Detective (2006)

106 min | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller

6.3
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Three people in Tokyo take a surreal voyage of self-discovery through memory and nightmares. "O" intends suicide while talking on a cell-phone with a stranger he meets on line who plans a ... See full summary »

Writers: Hisakatsu Kuroki, Shin'ya Tsukamoto | Director: Shin'ya Tsukamoto | Stars: Ryûhei Matsuda, Hitomi, Masanobu Andô, Ren Ôsugi

Votes: 1,861

25. Thieves' Highway (1949)

Approved | 94 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller

7.7
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A war-veteran-turned-truck driver attempts to avenge the crippling and robbing of his father at the hands of an amoral produce scofflaw.

Writer: A.I. Bezzerides | Director: Jules Dassin | Stars: Richard Conte, Valentina Cortese, Lee J. Cobb, Barbara Lawrence

Votes: 3,163

26. Chalo Dilli (2011)

155 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Enroute to her destination via plane, a busy executive gets stranded with a middle-classed fast-talking male.

Writers: Shabbir Ahmed, Anand Raj Anand, Krishika Lulla, Manthan, Nisha Mascarenhas, Arshad Sayed | Director: Shashant Shah | Stars: Vinay Pathak, Lara Dutta, Yana Gupta, Akshay Kumar

Votes: 1,983

27. Pokkiri (2007)

161 min | Action, Crime, Romance

7.2
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Tamil is a killer for hire with no ties and who will do any dirty job for money. He has a girlfriend who loves him but also detests his violent nature. But is Tamil really what he purports to be?

Writers: Puri Jagannadh, V. Prabhakar, Prabhudheva | Director: Prabhudheva | Stars: Vijay, Asin, Prakash Raj, Vadivelu

Votes: 3,907

28. 36 Hours (1964)

Approved | 115 min | Thriller, War

7.3
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Germans kidnap an American major and try to convince him that World War II is over, so that they can get details about the Allied invasion of Europe out of him.

Writers: George Seaton, Roald Dahl, Carl K. Hittleman, Luis H. Vance | Director: George Seaton | Stars: James Garner, Eva Marie Saint, Rod Taylor, Werner Peters

Votes: 2,429

29. Boomerang! (1947)

Approved | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.3
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The true story of a prosecutor's fight to prove the innocence of a man accused of a notorious murder.

Writers: Richard Murphy, Fulton Oursler | Director: Elia Kazan | Stars: Dana Andrews, Jane Wyatt, Lee J. Cobb, Cara Williams

Votes: 2,528

30. Wind Across the Everglades (1958)

93 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.8
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An ornithologist battles a family of bird poachers in the Florida Everglades.

Writer: Budd Schulberg | Directors: Nicholas Ray, Budd Schulberg | Stars: Burl Ives, Christopher Plummer, Chana Eden, Gypsy Rose Lee

Votes: 544

31. Red Ball Express (1952)

83 min | Drama, War

6.3
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Story of the military truck drivers who kept the Allied armies supplied in Europe during WW2.

Writers: John Michael Hayes, Marcy Klauber, William Grady Jr. | Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Jeff Chandler, Alex Nicol, Charles Drake, Judith Braun

Votes: 333

32. The Shock Doctrine (2009)

79 min | Documentary

7.6
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An investigation of "disaster capitalism", based on Naomi Klein's proposition that neo-liberal capitalism feeds on natural disasters, war and terror to establish its dominance.

Writer: Naomi Klein | Directors: Mat Whitecross, Michael Winterbottom | Stars: Ewen Cameron, Janine Huard, Naomi Klein, Franklin D. Roosevelt

Votes: 1,768

33. Messengers (2004)

Unrated | 96 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

5.9
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The death of her estranged father forces a Manhattan doctor back to her small-town roots, where she uncovers a dark secret.

Writers: Charles Hall, Adam MacLean, Ryan Neill, Charles Baudelaire, Walt Whitman | Director: Philip Farha | Stars: Michele Hicks, Erik Jensen, Frankie Faison, Amy Wright

Votes: 100

34. No Rest for the Brave (2003)

Unrated | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.9
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Writers: Alain Guiraudie, Frédéric Videau | Director: Alain Guiraudie | Stars: Thomas Suire, Laurent Soffiati, Thomas Blanchard, Jeanine Canezin

Votes: 277

35. Who Needs Sleep? (2006)

78 min | Documentary

6.9
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A documentary that highlights the deadly combination of sleep deprivation and long days of work.

Director: Haskell Wexler | Stars: David Agus, Netta Bank, Annette Bening, Gilbert Cates

Votes: 136

36. Sh-h-h-h-h-h (1955)

6 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.4
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A mild-mannered man whose nerves are shot from incessant noise is sent to an exclusive, silent retreat with hilarious results.

Writer: Tex Avery | Director: Tex Avery | Star: Daws Butler

Votes: 141

37. Operation Sandman (2000 TV Movie)

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

4.2
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In the heat of an American desert, Captain Jean Farrell arrives at a secret military installation, run by the enigmatic Doctor Harlan Jessup. Jessup is conducting 'Operation Sandman', an ... See full summary »

Writers: Beau Bensink, Nelson McCormick | Director: Nelson McCormick | Stars: Ron Perlman, Rod Biermann, Bob Howard, Melik Malkasian

Votes: 176

38. Sleepy-Time Tom (1951)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Family, Short

7.8
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Tom is desperate for sleep after a night of revelry with his friends, but Mammy Two-Shoes demands that he stay awake to keep the mouse out of the refrigerator. Jerry, being a clever mouse, sees his opportunity to get rid of the cat.

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna | Stars: Daws Butler, Paul Frees, Lillian Randolph

Votes: 384

39. Torture: The Guantanamo Guidebook (2005 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary, War

7.4
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Director: Tim Carter | Stars: Chris Guelff, Gregory Hartley, Donald Rumsfeld

Votes: 32

40. Blonde Inspiration (1941)

Passed | 72 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.7
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Writers: Marion Parsonnet, John Cecil Holm | Director: Busby Berkeley | Stars: John Shelton, Virginia Grey, Albert Dekker, Charles Butterworth

Votes: 92

41. The Decomposition of the Soul (2002)

82 min | Documentary

7.2
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65 Metascore

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Directors: Massimo Iannetta, Nina Toussaint | Stars: Sigrid Paul, Hartmut Richter

Votes: 12

42. 40,000 Miles with Lindbergh (1928)

Passed | Documentary, Biography, History

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A compilation-film (with a linking titles-narrative of time and place and event) of all the M-G-M newsreel footage ever shot on Charles Lindbergh from the first days in which he became a ... See full summary »

Star: Charles A. Lindbergh

43. Topsy TV (1957)

Approved | 6 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

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Writers: Tom Morrison, Larz Bourne, Bob Kuwahara | Directors: Connie Rasinski, Gene Deitch | Star: Lionel G. Wilson

44. Man's Best Friend (1941)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.5
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A hunter and his tracking dog have been hunting all day and decide to call it quits for the night. They settle into the hunter's cabin and each go to their respective beds (with the hunter ... See full summary »

Writers: Jack Cosgriff, Ben Hardaway | Director: Walter Lantz | Star: Pinto Colvig

Votes: 6

45. Sleep (2002)

10 min | Drama, Horror, Short

5.3
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A businessman is on his way to a conference when he decides to stop at a service station to get some sleep rather than drive on. While drinking coffee he spots Freya, the girl whom was in ... See full summary »

Writer: Ian Cottage | Director: Ian Cottage | Stars: Josephine Butler, Danny John-Jules, Kirk D. McKinney

Votes: 13

46. Perverse Conclave (2011)

35 min | Short, Drama, Mystery

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Writer: Joël Rabijns | Director: Joël Rabijns | Stars: Audrey Dero, Pascal Maetens, Tristan Schotte

47. ER (1994–2009)
Episode: ...As the Day She Was Born (2008)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama

7.5
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Neela's marathon shift begins to affect her, and her demeanor isn't helped when she learns the med student she is mentoring is abandoning her specialty.

Creator: Michael Crichton | Director: Tawnia McKiernan | Stars: Maura Tierney, Mekhi Phifer, Parminder Nagra, John Stamos

Votes: 76

48. Battlestar Galactica (2004–2009)
Episode: 33 (2004)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.3
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The crew of Galactica is exhausted after 237 consecutive jumps in intervals of 33 minutes and 132.25 hour without sleep to escape from the Cylons. When Galactica is contacted by the Olympic... See full summary »

Creator: Ronald D. Moore | Director: Michael Rymer | Stars: Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell, Katee Sackhoff, Jamie Bamber

Votes: 1,592

49. Remington Steele (1982–1987)
Episode: A Good Night's Steele (1983)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.1
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Lab security is compromised, records destroyed, morphine is being stolen and a staff physician is missing. Ms. Holt and Mr. Steele infiltrate a hospital sleep clinic as physician and insomniac to solve the mysteries.

Creators: Robert Butler, Michael Gleason | Director: Seymour Robbie | Stars: Stephanie Zimbalist, Pierce Brosnan, James Read, Janet DeMay

Votes: 56

50. Misfits of Science (1985–1986)
Episode: Against All Oz (1986)

46 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

5.3
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When Billy attempts to break the world record for staying awake, he begins to have hallucinations concerning his past adventures. He finds himself in an alternate reality where all his ... See full summary »

Creator: James D. Parriott | Director: Michael Switzer | Stars: Dean Paul Martin, Kevin Peter Hall, Mark Thomas Miller, Courteney Cox

Votes: 6