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1. Boogie Nights (1997)

R | 155 min | Drama

7.9
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85 Metascore

The story of a young man's adventures in the Californian pornography industry of the late 1970s and early 1980s.

Writer: Paul Thomas Anderson | Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Julianne Moore, Burt Reynolds, Luis Guzmán

2. The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Romance

7.2
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73 Metascore

Goaded by his buddies, a nerdy guy who's never "done the deed" only finds the pressure mounting when he meets a single mother.

Writers: Judd Apatow, Steve Carell | Director: Judd Apatow | Stars: Steve Carell, Catherine Keener, Paul Rudd, Romany Malco

3. Chocolat (2000)

PG-13 | 121 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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64 Metascore

A woman and her daughter open a chocolate shop in a small French village that shakes up the rigid morality of the community.

Writers: Joanne Harris, Robert Nelson Jacobs | Director: Lasse Hallström | Stars: Juliette Binoche, Judi Dench, Alfred Molina, Carrie-Anne Moss

4. Punch-Drunk Love (2002)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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78 Metascore

A psychologically troubled novelty supplier is nudged towards a romance with an English woman, all the while being extorted by a phone-sex line run by a crooked mattress salesman, and purchasing stunning amounts of pudding.

Writer: Paul Thomas Anderson | Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Stars: Adam Sandler, Emily Watson, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jason Andrews

5. A Lot Like Love (2005)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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48 Metascore

On a flight from Los Angeles to New York, Oliver and Emily make a connection, only to decide that they are poorly suited to be together. Over the next seven years, however, they are ... See full summary »

Writer: Colin Patrick Lynch | Director: Nigel Cole | Stars: Ashton Kutcher, Amanda Peet, Taryn Manning, Aimee Garcia

6. High Fidelity (2000)

R | 113 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.6
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79 Metascore

Rob, a record store owner and compulsive list maker, recounts his top five breakups, including the one in progress.

Writers: Nick Hornby, D.V. DeVincentis, Steve Pink, John Cusack, Scott Rosenberg | Director: Stephen Frears | Stars: John Cusack, Iben Hjejle, Todd Louiso, Jack Black

7. Kinky Boots (2005)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.0
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57 Metascore

A drag queen comes to the rescue of a man who, after inheriting his father's shoe factory, needs to diversify his product if he wants to keep the business afloat.

Writers: Geoff Deane, Tim Firth | Director: Julian Jarrold | Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Joel Edgerton, Sarah-Jane Potts, Nick Frost

8. You've Got Mail (1998)

PG | 119 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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57 Metascore

Two business rivals hate each other at the office but fall in love over the internet.

Writers: Miklós László, Nora Ephron, Delia Ephron | Director: Nora Ephron | Stars: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Greg Kinnear, Parker Posey

9. Baby Boom (1987)

PG | 110 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.0
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53 Metascore

The life of super-yuppie J.C. is thrown into turmoil when she inherits a baby from a distant relative.

Writers: Nancy Meyers, Charles Shyer | Director: Charles Shyer | Stars: Diane Keaton, Sam Shepard, Harold Ramis, Kristina Kennedy

10. Daddy Day Care (2003)

PG | 92 min | Comedy, Family

5.5
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39 Metascore

Two men get laid off and have to become stay-at-home dads when they can't find jobs. This inspires them to open their own day-care center.

Writer: Geoff Rodkey | Director: Steve Carr | Stars: Eddie Murphy, Jeff Garlin, Anjelica Huston, Steve Zahn

11. Road House (1989)

R | 114 min | Action, Thriller

6.4
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A tough bouncer is hired to tame a dirty bar.

Writers: David Lee Henry, Hilary Henkin | Director: Rowdy Herrington | Stars: Patrick Swayze, Kelly Lynch, Sam Elliott, Ben Gazzara

12. For a Good Time, Call... (2012)

R | 85 min | Comedy

6.0
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55 Metascore

Former college frenemies Lauren and Katie move into a fabulous Gramercy Park apartment, and in order to make ends meet, the unlikely pair start a phone sex line together.

Writers: Lauren Miller, Katie Anne Naylon | Director: Jamie Travis | Stars: Ari Graynor, Lauren Miller, Justin Long, James Wolk

13. Empire Records (1995)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

6.7
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30 Metascore

The employees of an independent music store learn about each other as they try anything to stop the store being absorbed by a large chain.

Writer: Carol Heikkinen | Director: Allan Moyle | Stars: Anthony LaPaglia, Debi Mazar, Maxwell Caulfield, Rory Cochrane

14. Sunshine Cleaning (2008)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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61 Metascore

In order to raise the tuition to send her young son to private school, a mom starts an unusual business -- a biohazard removal/crime scene clean-up service -- with her unreliable sister.

Writer: Megan Holley | Director: Christine Jeffs | Stars: Amy Adams, Emily Blunt, Alan Arkin, Jason Spevack

15. Extract (2009)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

6.2
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61 Metascore

Joel, the owner of an extract plant, tries to contend with myriad personal and professional problems, such as his potentially unfaithful wife and employees who want to take advantage of him.

Writer: Mike Judge | Director: Mike Judge | Stars: Jason Bateman, Kristen Wiig, Ben Affleck, Mila Kunis

16. Kiki's Delivery Service (1989)

G | 103 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

7.9
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A young witch, on her mandatory year of independent life, finds fitting into a new community difficult while she supports herself by running an air courier service.

Writers: Eiko Kadono, Hayao Miyazaki | Director: Hayao Miyazaki | Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Minami Takayama, Rei Sakuma, Kappei Yamaguchi

17. Designing Women (1986–1993)

30 min | Comedy

6.9
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Outspoken feminist Julia Sugarbaker runs a design firm out of her Atlanta home, along with her shallow ex-beauty queen sister, Suzanne, divorced mother Mary Jo, and, naive country girl ... See full summary »

Creator: Linda Bloodworth-Thomason | Stars: Delta Burke, Dixie Carter, Annie Potts, Meshach Taylor

18. 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

19. Bosom Buddies (1980–1982)

30 min | Comedy

6.7
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Two single men must disguise themselves as women to live in the one apartment they can afford.

Creators: Chris Thompson, Robert L. Boyett, Thomas L. Miller | Stars: Tom Hanks, Peter Scolari, Donna Dixon, Holland Taylor

20. Petticoat Junction (1963–1970)

30 min | Comedy

7.2
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The misadventures of the family staff of The Shady Rest Hotel and their neighbors of Hooterville.

Stars: Edgar Buchanan, Linda Henning, Bea Benaderet, Frank Cady

21. Barbershop (2002)

PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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66 Metascore

A day in the life of a South Side Chicago barbershop.

Writers: Mark Brown, Don D. Scott, Marshall Todd | Director: Tim Story | Stars: Ice Cube, Cedric the Entertainer, Eve, Anthony Anderson

22. Two Lovers (2008)

R | 110 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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74 Metascore

A Brooklyn-set romantic drama about a bachelor torn between the family friend his parents wish he would marry and his beautiful but volatile new neighbor.

Writers: James Gray, Ric Menello | Director: James Gray | Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Gwyneth Paltrow, Vinessa Shaw, Anne Joyce

23. Be Kind Rewind (2008)

PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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52 Metascore

Two bumbling store clerks inadvertently erase the footage from all of the tapes in their video rental store. In order to keep the business running, they re-shoot every film in the store with their own camera, with a budget of zero dollars.

Writer: Michel Gondry | Director: Michel Gondry | Stars: Jack Black, Mos Def, Danny Glover, Mia Farrow

24. Barbershop 2: Back in Business (2004)

PG-13 | 106 min | Comedy, Drama

5.6
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59 Metascore

Why not spend another day with the crew at Calvin's shop in the South Side of Chicago?

Writers: Mark Brown, Don D. Scott | Director: Kevin Rodney Sullivan | Stars: Ice Cube, Cedric the Entertainer, Eve, Queen Latifah

25. Something New (I) (2006)

PG-13 | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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64 Metascore

Kenya McQueen, an accountant finds love in the most unexpected place when she agrees to go on a blind date with Brian Kelly, a sexy and free-spirited landscaper.

Writer: Kriss Turner | Director: Sanaa Hamri | Stars: Sanaa Lathan, Simon Baker, Golden Brooks, Fuzzy Fantabulous

26. The Shop Around the Corner (1940)

Passed | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.1
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Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand one another, without realizing that they're falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal.

Writers: Samson Raphaelson, Miklós László | Director: Ernst Lubitsch | Stars: Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, Frank Morgan, Joseph Schildkraut

27. The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964)

Unrated | 91 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

7.8
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86 Metascore

A young girl separated from her lover by war faces a life altering decision.

Writer: Jacques Demy | Director: Jacques Demy | Stars: Catherine Deneuve, Nino Castelnuovo, Anne Vernon, Marc Michel

28. Marty (1955)

Approved | 90 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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A middle-aged butcher and a school teacher who have given up on the idea of love, meet at a dance and fall in love.

Writer: Paddy Chayefsky | Director: Delbert Mann | Stars: Ernest Borgnine, Betsy Blair, Esther Minciotti, Augusta Ciolli

29. Small Time Crooks (2000)

PG | 94 min | Comedy, Crime

6.7
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69 Metascore

A loser of a crook and his wife strike it rich when a botched bank job's cover business becomes a spectacular success.

Writer: Woody Allen | Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Woody Allen, Tracey Ullman, Hugh Grant, Carolyn Saxon

30. The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004)

R | 95 min | Biography, Drama

7.0
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63 Metascore

Based on real life events, Assassination is set in 1974 and centers on a businessman who decides to take extreme measures to achieve his American dream.

Writers: Kevin Kennedy, Niels Mueller | Director: Niels Mueller | Stars: Sean Penn, Naomi Watts, Don Cheadle, Jack Thompson

31. McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)

R | 120 min | Drama, Western

7.7
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A gambler and a prostitute become business partners in a remote Old West mining town, and their enterprise thrives until a large corporation arrives on the scene.

Writers: Edmund Naughton, Robert Altman, Brian McKay | Director: Robert Altman | Stars: Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, Rene Auberjonois, William Devane

32. The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (2008– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.3
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A woman opens her own detective agency in Botswana.

Stars: Jill Scott, Anika Noni Rose, Lucian Msamati, Desmond Dube

33. Having You (2013)

92 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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Jack has finally managed to propose to his infertile girlfriend when his life is turned upside down by the arrival of an old one-night stand that introduces him to his seven year old son.

Writer: Sam Hoare | Director: Sam Hoare | Stars: Anna Friel, Romola Garai, Andrew Buchan, Philip Davis

34. Steptoe and Son (1962–1974)

45 min | Comedy

8.2
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Classic 1960s British comedy series about a middle aged man and his elderly father who run an unsuccessful 'rag and bone' business (collecting and selling junk). Harold (the son) wants to ... See full summary »

Stars: Wilfrid Brambell, Harry H. Corbett, Frank Thornton, Tim Buckland

35. Sunshine State (2002)

PG-13 | 141 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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69 Metascore

A woman and her new husband returns to her hometown roots in coastal northern Florida, and must deal with family, business, and encroaching real estate development.

Writer: John Sayles | Director: John Sayles | Stars: Angela Bassett, Edie Falco, Alex Lewis, Alan King

36. A Fine Romance (1981–1984)

30 min | Comedy, Romance

7.3
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Respectable British sitcom from Independent Television about the middle-class in their middle-age. Short-lived (26 episodes) but much admired, the sitcom was all about the simple ... See full summary »

Stars: Judi Dench, Michael Williams, Susan Penhaligon, Richard Warwick

37. The Beachcombers (1972–1990)

30 min | Adventure, Comedy

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The adventures of a professional lumber salvager and his friends in Gibsons, British Columbia, Canada.

Creators: Marc Strange, Susan Strange | Stars: Bruno Gerussi, Robert Clothier, Pat John, Joe Austin

38. The Secret of the Grain (2007)

Unrated | 151 min | Drama

7.4
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83 Metascore

At the port of Sète, Mr. Slimani, a tired 60-year-old, drags himself toward a shipyard job that has become more and more difficult to cope with as the years go by. He is a divorced father ... See full summary »

Writer: Abdellatif Kechiche | Director: Abdellatif Kechiche | Stars: Habib Boufares, Hafsia Herzi, Farida Benkhetache, Abdelhamid Aktouche

39. Chalte Chalte (2003)

167 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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Raj and Priya come from two different strata of society. While Raj owns a small-time transport business and belongs to the economically middle class section of society, Priya belongs to the... See full summary »

Writers: Aziz Mirza, Robin Bhatt, Pramod Sharma, Ashish Kariya, Rumi Jaffery | Director: Aziz Mirza | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukerji, Jas Arora, Satish Shah

40. Bells Are Ringing (1960)

126 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.1
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Ella Peterson is a Brooklyn telephone answering service operator who tries to improve the lives of her clients by passing along bits of information she hears from other clients. She falls ... See full summary »

Writers: Betty Comden, Adolph Green | Director: Vincente Minnelli | Stars: Judy Holliday, Dean Martin, Fred Clark, Eddie Foy Jr.

41. Ruggles of Red Gap (1935)

Not Rated | 90 min | Comedy, Romance

7.8
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An English valet brought to the American west assimilates into the American way of life.

Writers: Harry Leon Wilson, Walter DeLeon, Harlan Thompson, Humphrey Pearson | Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Charles Laughton, Mary Boland, Charles Ruggles, Zasu Pitts

42. The End of Summer (1961)

103 min | Drama

7.9
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The family of an older man who runs a small sake brewery become concerned with his finances and his health after they discover him visiting an old mistress from his youth.

Writers: Kôgo Noda, Yasujirô Ozu | Director: Yasujirô Ozu | Stars: Ganjirô Nakamura, Setsuko Hara, Yôko Tsukasa, Michiyo Aratama

43. Heavenly Bodies (1984)

R | 90 min | Drama, Romance

5.0
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A small "Dance-ercize" studio fights for its existence against the unscrupulous owner of a rival club. The conflict boils down to a "Dance Marathon" to settle the score.

Writers: Lawrence Dane, Ron Base | Director: Lawrence Dane | Stars: Cynthia Dale, Richard Rebiere, Walter George Alton, Laura Henry

44. Speedy (1928)

85 min | Action, Comedy, Family

7.8
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"Speedy" loses his job as a soda-jerk, then spends the day with his girl at Coney Island. He then becomes a cab driver and delivers Babe Ruth to Yankee Stadium, where he stays to see the ... See full summary »

Writers: John Grey, Lex Neal, Howard Emmett Rogers | Director: Ted Wilde | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Ann Christy, Bert Woodruff, Brooks Benedict

45. Hotel Impossible (2012– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Reality-TV

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Stars: Anthony Melchiorri, Blanche Garcia, Casey Noble, Leslie Segrete

46. Mondovino (2004)

PG-13 | 135 min | Documentary

7.1
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67 Metascore

A documentary on the impact of globalization on the world's different wine regions.

Writer: Jonathan Nossiter | Director: Jonathan Nossiter | Stars: Albiera Antinori, Allegra Antinori, Lodovico Antinori, Piero Antinori

47. Eden of the East the Movie I: The King of Eden (2009)

Not Rated | 80 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

7.1
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Picking up from where the TV series left off, Saki Morimi is back in the United States, trying to find Akira Takizawa. Meanwhile, other Selecao begin to truly play the game, some taking ... See full summary »

Writer: Kenji Kamiyama | Director: Kenji Kamiyama | Stars: Christine M. Auten, John Burgmeier, Leah Clark, Takuya Eguchi

48. Vincent, François, Paul and the Others (1974)

118 min | Drama

7.4
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Three friends face mid-life crises. Paul is a writer who's blocked. François has lost his ideals and practices medicine for the money; his wife grows distant, even hostile. The charming ... See full summary »

Writers: Claude Néron, Jean-Loup Dabadie, Claude Sautet | Director: Claude Sautet | Stars: Yves Montand, Michel Piccoli, Serge Reggiani, Gérard Depardieu

49. Tit for Tat (1935)

Approved | 19 min | Comedy, Short, Family

7.7
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Stan & Ollie have set up their own electrical repair store. Unfortunately, for them, the grocery store opposite is run by the man & wife they encountered with in Them Thar Hills (1935). ... See full summary »

Director: Charley Rogers | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Mae Busch, Charlie Hall

50. The Wise Guys (1965)

128 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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Hector Valentin (Bourvil) returns to France from Canada when he inherits a small sawmill. He has difficulties restarting the run-down operation which has inefficient workers and is hampered... See full synopsis »

Writers: Robert Enrico, José Giovanni | Director: Robert Enrico | Stars: Bourvil, Lino Ventura, Marie Dubois, Jess Hahn