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1. It's a Wonderful Life (1946)

PG | 130 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

8.6
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An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.

Director: Frank Capra | Stars: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 299,636

2. Eureka (2006–2012)

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.9
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The best minds in the US are tucked away in a remote town where they build futuristic inventions for the government's benefit.

Stars: Colin Ferguson, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Erica Cerra, Neil Grayston

Votes: 40,923

3. Northern Exposure (1990–1995)

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.3
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A newly graduated doctor is required to set up his practice in an eccentric Alaskan town.

Stars: Rob Morrow, Janine Turner, Barry Corbin, John Cullum

Votes: 12,493

4. Pride (I) (2014)

R | 119 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

7.8
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79 Metascore

U.K. gay activists work to help miners during their lengthy strike of the National Union of Mineworkers in the summer of 1984.

Director: Matthew Warchus | Stars: Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West, Paddy Considine

Votes: 39,744

5. Splendor in the Grass (1961)

Unrated | 124 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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A fragile Kansas girl's love for a handsome young man from the town's most powerful family drives her to heartbreak and madness.

Director: Elia Kazan | Stars: Natalie Wood, Warren Beatty, Pat Hingle, Audrey Christie

Votes: 14,312

6. Doc Hollywood (1991)

PG-13 | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.1
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A young doctor causes a traffic accident in a small town and is sentenced to work for some days at the town hospital.

Director: Michael Caton-Jones | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Julie Warner, Barnard Hughes, Woody Harrelson

Votes: 27,238 | Gross: $54.83M

7. Dennis the Menace (1959–1963)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.1
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Television episodes built around the same sorts of incidents found in Hank Ketcham's long-running comic strip.

Stars: Jay North, Gloria Henry, Herbert Anderson, Billy Booth

Votes: 1,285

8. Ice Castles (1978)

PG | 108 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

6.5
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A young girl is on top of the world until a tragic accident dashes her hopes and dreams of becoming a world-class figure skater. Only with the help of those who love her can she prove to ... See full summary »

Director: Donald Wrye | Stars: Lynn-Holly Johnson, Robby Benson, Colleen Dewhurst, Tom Skerritt

Votes: 2,530

9. Gemma Bovery (2014)

R | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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58 Metascore

Martin, an ex-Parisian well-heeled hipster passionate about Gustave Flaubert who settled into a Norman village as a baker, sees an English couple moving into a small farm nearby. Not only ... See full summary »

Director: Anne Fontaine | Stars: Fabrice Luchini, Gemma Arterton, Jason Flemyng, Isabelle Candelier

Votes: 4,220 | Gross: $0.19M

10. The Assault (2014 TV Movie)

93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.4
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Sam Gleason lives in a town where high school football is the backbone of the community. When she accuses a member of the team of committing heinous acts against her on a night she can't even remember, will anyone believe her?

Director: Jason Winn | Stars: Makenzie Vega, Gary Weeks, Khandi Alexander, Amy Bruckner

Votes: 577

11. Inbred (2011)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Horror

5.2
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Four young offenders and their care workers visit the remote Yorkshire village of Mortlake, which prides on keeping itself to itself. A minor incident with locals rapidly escalates into a blood-soaked, deliriously warped nightmare.

Director: Alex Chandon | Stars: Jo Hartley, James Doherty, Seamus O'Neill, James Burrows

Votes: 3,859

12. Guns of Paradise (1988–1990)

60 min | Drama, Western

8.4
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Gunfighter Ethan Cord, left to raise his dead sister's children, tries to settle down in the town of Paradise, but finds that his past continues to haunt him.

Stars: Lee Horsley, Jenny Beck, Matthew Newmark, Brian Lando

Votes: 270

13. Corner Gas: The Movie (2014)

90 min | Comedy

6.8
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As the town of Dog River goes bankrupt the residents of the town must pack up and move out. However our favourite citizens make one last-ditch effort to save Dog River.

Director: David Storey | Stars: Brent Butt, Gabrielle Miller, Fred Ewanuick, Eric Peterson

Votes: 1,354

14. Population 436 (2006 Video)

R | 92 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

5.8
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A census-taker (Sisto) is sent to investigate why a certain small town has had the same population -- 436 residents -- for the last 100 years.

Director: Michelle MacLaren | Stars: David Ames, Leigh Enns, Susan Kelso, Rick Skene

Votes: 9,095

15. The Strange Woman (1946)

100 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Romance

6.6
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In 1820s New England beautiful but poor and manipulative Jenny Hager marries rich old man Isaiah Poster but also seduces his son and his company foreman.

Directors: Edgar G. Ulmer, Douglas Sirk | Stars: Hedy Lamarr, George Sanders, Louis Hayward, Gene Lockhart

Votes: 1,116

16. The Goddess (1958)

104 min | Drama

6.8
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Loosely based on the life of Marilyn Monroe, the story of a young woman destined from childhood on to be adored by millions but unhappy in her own life. Patty Duke plays Emily Ann Faulkner ... See full summary »

Director: John Cromwell | Stars: Kim Stanley, Lloyd Bridges, Steven Hill, Betty Lou Holland

Votes: 618

17. Human Desire (1954)

Approved | 91 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Romance

7.2
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A Korean War vet returns to his job as a railroad engineer and becomes involved in a sordid affair with a co-worker's wife and murder.

Director: Fritz Lang | Stars: Glenn Ford, Gloria Grahame, Broderick Crawford, Edgar Buchanan

Votes: 2,765

18. Charms for the Easy Life (2002 TV Movie)

111 min | Drama

6.7
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The story of three women who live in a North Carolina town and defy the traditional roles set forth for them by society.

Director: Joan Micklin Silver | Stars: Gena Rowlands, Mimi Rogers, Susan May Pratt, Geordie Johnson

Votes: 353

19. New Waterford Girl (1999)

97 min | Comedy

7.0
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72 Metascore

A gifted teenager, dreaming of life beyond her small town, becomes inspired when a 15-year-old girl from New York moves in next door.

Director: Allan Moyle | Stars: Liane Balaban, Tara Spencer-Nairn, Mary Walsh, Nicholas Campbell

Votes: 1,591 | Gross: $0.77M

20. Polly of the Circus (1932)

Approved | 69 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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Trapeze performer is injured during an accident and is moved to a Preacher's house where they both fall in love.

Director: Alfred Santell | Stars: Marion Davies, Clark Gable, C. Aubrey Smith, Raymond Hatton

Votes: 870

21. One Potato, Two Potato (1964)

83 min | Drama

7.2
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Study of interracial marriage in the 1960's. A white divorcée falls in love with and marries an African-American man. When her ex-husband sues for custody of her child, arguing that a mixed... See full summary »

Director: Larry Peerce | Stars: Barbara Barrie, Bernie Hamilton, Richard Mulligan, Harry Bellaver

Votes: 465

22. The Miracle of the Bells (1948)

Approved | 120 min | Drama

6.7
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Granting her final request, a Hollywood press agent brings the dead body of an actress, who died after making her first and only film, back to her hometown for burial. To arouse public ... See full summary »

Director: Irving Pichel | Stars: Fred MacMurray, Alida Valli, Frank Sinatra, Lee J. Cobb

Votes: 655

23. Hot Saturday (1932)

73 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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A pretty but virtuous small-town bank clerk is the victim of a vicious rumor from an unsuccessful suitor that she spent the night with a notorious womanizer.

Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Cary Grant, Nancy Carroll, Randolph Scott, Edward Woods

Votes: 747

24. At Gunpoint (1955)

Approved | 81 min | Western

6.3
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The peace-loving owner of a general store, who became a town hero when he luckily killed the leader of a gang of bank robbers, is deserted by the townspeople who fear the threatened return of the vengeful bandits.

Director: Alfred L. Werker | Stars: Fred MacMurray, Dorothy Malone, Walter Brennan, Tommy Rettig

Votes: 339

25. Love Laughs at Andy Hardy (1946)

Passed | 93 min | Comedy, Romance

5.8
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Andy Hardy goes to college after returning from World War II. He is in love with Kay Wilson this time.

Director: Willis Goldbeck | Stars: Mickey Rooney, Lewis Stone, Sara Haden, Bonita Granville

Votes: 472

26. June Falling Down (2016)

120 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.3
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A young woman returns home to Wisconsin for her best friend's wedding and the one year anniversary of her father's death.

Director: Rebecca Weaver | Stars: Rebecca Weaver, Nick Hoover, Claire Morkin, Justin Pahnturat

Votes: 15

27. Norby (1955– )

30 min | Comedy

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The story evolved around officials at the Pearl River First National Bank in Pearl River, New York. Pearson Norby is the vice-president in charge of small loans, Maud Enels is president, Mr... See full summary »

Stars: Evan Elliott, Janice Mars, Ralph Dunn, Carol Veazie

28. Navigating the Heart (2000 TV Movie)

91 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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An unlikely romance between a cosmopolitan career woman and a small town fisherman.

Director: David Burton Morris | Stars: Jaclyn Smith, Tim Matheson, David Andrews, Tantoo Cardinal

Votes: 217

29. Better Things (2008)

93 min | Drama

5.3
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A group of young people grow up together in a small, rural community in the Cotswolds.

Director: Duane Hopkins | Stars: Rachel McIntyre, Emma Cooper, Liam McIlfatrick, Che Corr

Votes: 596

30. Make Me a Star (1932)

Passed | 86 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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Menton Gill is longing to become a cowboy actor and leaves his hometown to try his luck in Hollywood, but there his acting ability is regarded as non-existent. Actress Flips gives him a ... See full summary »

Director: William Beaudine | Stars: Joan Blondell, Stuart Erwin, Zasu Pitts, Ben Turpin

Votes: 260

31. Mokey (1942)

Passed | 88 min | Drama

4.8
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Mokey is an eight-year-old boy whose father gives him too little attention and whose stepmother misunderstands him. His misdeeds are due to neglect and misunderstanding on the part of his elders.

Director: Wells Root | Stars: Dan Dailey, Donna Reed, Robert Blake, Cordell Hickman

Votes: 105

32. Harter Brocken (2015 TV Movie)

87 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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Country constable Frank Koops' first-ever murder victim in St. Andreasberg, a town in the Harz forest, is local crack shot Vanessa Riemann, who helped her bothers Patrick and Marco run a ... See full summary »

Director: Stephan Wagner | Stars: Aljoscha Stadelmann, Julia Koschitz, Hinnerk Schönemann, Christoph Bach

Votes: 60

33. Guiltrip (1995)

90 min | Thriller

7.2
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Army corporal Liam and his wife live on a housing estate at the edge of a small Irish town. Late one night Liam arrives home drunk, and the bitter arguments that develop between them result... See full summary »

Director: Gerard Stembridge | Stars: Andrew Connolly, Jasmine Russell, Peter Hanly, Pauline McLynn

Votes: 67

34. Zhenitba Balzaminova (1965)

90 min | Comedy, History, Romance

7.7
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Listening to the sweet sound of the crazy old woman's song "Dobraya, dobraya!" curly dreamer can't decide to marry.

Director: Konstantin Voinov | Stars: Georgiy Vitsin, Lyudmila Shagalova, Lidiya Smirnova, Ekaterina Savinova

Votes: 392

35. Father Takes the Air (1951)

Passed | 61 min | Comedy

5.1
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This entry in Monogram's "Latham Family Series" finds Barbara Latham (M'liss McClure), the daughter of Henry Latham (Raymond Walburn),taking temporary charge of a small flying-school, which... See full summary »

Director: Frank McDonald | Stars: Raymond Walburn, Walter Catlett, Gary Gray, Florence Bates

Votes: 7

36. Wasted Days (2016)

80 min | Drama

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Two years after their high school graduation, a group of friends caught in the heat of the summer look towards endless house parties, careers, cheap restaurants and latent artistic interests to fill up their new-found empty hours.

Director: Brett Smylie | Stars: Marcello Brasil, Kyrstannie Day, Lana Rae Jarvis, Morgan F. King

37. John Glenn: A Life of Service (2013 TV Movie)

57 min | Documentary, Biography

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Biography of American space pioneer and public servant John Glenn.

Stars: Dave Shropshire, Jay Barbree, Gen. John Dailey, John Glenn

38. A Short History of Drugs in the Valley (2016)

53 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.6
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A Short History of Drugs In the Valley a feature film from Brent Kado and Flowfeel Films. Flowfeel.com A neonoir comedy about the idyllic heartland of our nation, confronting the truths, ... See full summary »

Director: Brent Kado | Stars: Siera Cerny, Ian Crighton, Lily Crighton, Ed Ernstes

Votes: 19

39. ...kone na betóne (1995)

6.3
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Horses On the Concrete (1995) is story of a single mother Johana (Veronika Jenikova) living in a small beach town in East Slovakia (now Czechoslovakia). Johana raises her baby girl while ... See full synopsis »

Director: Stanislav Párnicky | Stars: Emilia Zimková, Vladimír Kratina, Lubomír Paulovic, Michaela Cobejová

Votes: 26

40. The Power of God (1942)

58 min | Drama

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As the elderly man visiting his wife's grave remembers how a renewed faith in Christianity help a shady businessman, a juvenile delinquent a young couple and a shiftless man find the way to righteousness.

Director: Hamilton MacFadden | Stars: John Barclay, Thomas Louden, Selmer Jackson, Sarah Padden

41. The Little Red Schoolhouse (1936)

Approved | 60 min | Drama

5.2
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Upset by discipline at school, a 17-year-old runs away to New York City and learns there are worse problems than going to his little red school house.

Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Frank Coghlan Jr., Lloyd Hughes, Dickie Moore, Ann Doran

Votes: 20

42. Am Ende der Milchstrasse (2012)

93 min | Documentary

7.1
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A small one-street village in the open landscape of East Germany, marked by the political changes of the past decade and long forgotten by the rest of society. FAR END OF THE MILKY WAY is a... See full summary »

Directors: Leopold Grün, Dirk Uhlig

Votes: 18

43. Experience Hope (2009)

26 min | Short

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An earthquake strikes a small mining town, causing a cave in at the local mine. Many of the workers are trapped underground and with a limited supply of air. However, deep-seated prejudices rise up threatening the rescue effort.

Director: Philip Granger | Stars: Aria Saadi, Wayne Philips, Kitty Reddy, Steve Sugrim

44. Rolling Home (1926)

Passed | 70 min | Comedy, Romance

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Nat Alden, a promoter, has had bad luck on his deal and is broke. He meets an old army pal who is now a chauffeur of the businessman who threw the luckless Nat out of his office. Nat is on ... See full summary »

Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Reginald Denny, Marian Nixon, E.J. Ratcliffe, Ben Hendricks Jr.

45. Vinterveien (1993)

34 min | Short, Drama

6.6
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Near Winter tells of a young Norwegian man returning home to an isolated farm with his English girlfriend only to find something is wrong with his hermit-like uncle who lives there and who is prepping for the coming winter.

Director: Erik Skjoldbjærg | Stars: Stig Henrik Hoff, Edda Sharp, Rolf Søder

Votes: 22

46. Stranger Things (2016– )
Episode: Chapter Eight: The Upside Down (2016)

TV-14 | 54 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

9.3
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Joyce and Hopper are taken in for questioning. Nancy and Jonathan prepare to fight the monster and save Will.

Directors: Matt Duffer, Ross Duffer | Stars: Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown

Votes: 8,644

47. Stranger Things (2016– )
Episode: Chapter Five: The Flea and the Acrobat (2016)

TV-14 | 52 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.8
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Hopper breaks into the lab to find the truth about Will's death. The boys try to locate the "gate" that will take them to Will.

Directors: Matt Duffer, Ross Duffer | Stars: Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown

Votes: 7,103

48. Stranger Things (2016– )
Episode: Chapter Four: The Body (2016)

TV-14 | 49 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

9.0
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Refusing to believe Will is dead, Joyce tries to connect with her son. The boys give Eleven a makeover. Jonathan and Nancy form an unlikely alliance.

Director: Shawn Levy | Stars: Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown

Votes: 7,603

49. Stranger Things (2016– )
Episode: Chapter One: The Vanishing of Will Byers (2016)

TV-14 | 47 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.6
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In a small Indiana town, the disappearance of a young boy sparks a police investigation.

Directors: Matt Duffer, Ross Duffer | Stars: Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown

Votes: 8,782

50. Stranger Things (2016– )
Episode: Chapter Seven: The Bathtub (2016)

TV-14 | 41 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

9.1
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The government comes searching for Eleven. Eleven looks for Will in the Upside Down.

Directors: Matt Duffer, Ross Duffer | Stars: Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown

Votes: 7,318