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1. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

Not Rated | 83 min | Horror

7.5
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75 Metascore

Two siblings visit their grandfather's grave in Texas along with three of their friends and are attacked by a family of cannibalistic psychopaths.

Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Marilyn Burns, Edwin Neal, Allen Danziger, Paul A. Partain

Votes: 107,881 | Gross: $30.86M

2. The Devil's Rejects (2005)

R | 107 min | Crime, Horror

6.9
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53 Metascore

The murderous, backwoods Firefly family take to the road to escape a vengeful police force which is not afraid of being as ruthless as their target.

Director: Rob Zombie | Stars: Sid Haig, Sheri Moon Zombie, Bill Moseley, William Forsythe

Votes: 80,948 | Gross: $17.04M

3. The Birth of a Nation (2016)

R | 120 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.3
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69 Metascore

Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher in the antebellum South, orchestrates an uprising.

Director: Nate Parker | Stars: Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Penelope Ann Miller, Jackie Earle Haley

Votes: 15,086 | Gross: $15.86M

4. O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)

PG-13 | 107 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.8
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69 Metascore

In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them.

Directors: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen | Stars: George Clooney, John Turturro, Tim Blake Nelson, John Goodman

Votes: 242,948 | Gross: $45.51M

5. Angel Baby (1961)

Approved | 97 min | Drama

6.2
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A woman who believes she has been chosen by God to heal people is taken in by a greedy promoter and his shrewish wife to make the rounds of the rural South - she to save souls and heal the ... See full summary »

Directors: Paul Wendkos, Hubert Cornfield | Stars: George Hamilton, Mercedes McCambridge, Joan Blondell, Henry Jones

Votes: 225

6. Shag (I) (1989)

PG | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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Summer of 1963. Carson is getting married to her boyfriend so her friends Melaina, Pudge and Luanne take her to Myrtle Beach for one last irresponsible weekend.

Director: Zelda Barron | Stars: Phoebe Cates, Bridget Fonda, Scott Coffey, Annabeth Gish

Votes: 3,216 | Gross: $6.96M

7. In the Electric Mist (2009)

R | 117 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.1
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A detective in post-Katrina New Orleans has a series of surreal encounters with a troop of friendly Confederate soldiers while investigating serial killings of local prostitutes, a 1965 lynching, and corrupt local businessmen.

Director: Bertrand Tavernier | Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, John Goodman, Peter Sarsgaard, Mary Steenburgen

Votes: 14,371

8. Eaten Alive (1976)

R | 91 min | Horror, Thriller

5.5
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A psychotic redneck, who owns a dilapidated hotel in rural East Texas, kills various people who upset him or his business, and he feeds their bodies to a large crocodile that he keeps as a pet in the swamp beside his hotel.

Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Neville Brand, Mel Ferrer, Carolyn Jones, Marilyn Burns

Votes: 5,140

9. The Mutilator (1984)

R | 86 min | Horror

5.2
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A teenager who accidentally committed matricide finds himself being hunted together with his girlfriend and mates by his now crazed father.

Directors: Buddy Cooper, John Douglass | Stars: Matt Mitler, Ruth Martinez, Bill Hitchcock, Connie Rogers

Votes: 2,198

10. City of the Living Dead (1980)

Not Rated | 93 min | Horror

6.3
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A reporter and a psychic race to close the Gates of Hell after the suicide of a clergyman caused them to open, allowing the dead to rise from their graves.

Director: Lucio Fulci | Stars: Christopher George, Catriona MacColl, Carlo De Mejo, Antonella Interlenghi

Votes: 12,700

11. Southside with You (2016)

PG-13 | 84 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.6
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74 Metascore

The film chronicles the summer 1989 afternoon when the future President of the United States, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady, Michelle Obama, on a first date across Chicago's South Side.

Director: Richard Tanne | Stars: Tika Sumpter, Parker Sawyers, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Phillip Edward Van Lear

Votes: 6,920 | Gross: $6.30M

12. Nightmare (1981)

Unrated | 97 min | Horror

5.8
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A mental patient embarks on a murder spree upon escaping from an institution.

Director: Romano Scavolini | Stars: Baird Stafford, Sharon Smith, C.J. Cooke, Mik Cribben

Votes: 2,384

13. The Defiant Ones (1958)

Approved | 96 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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Two escaped convicts chained together, white and black, must learn to get along in order to elude capture.

Director: Stanley Kramer | Stars: Tony Curtis, Sidney Poitier, Theodore Bikel, Charles McGraw

Votes: 10,423

14. Leningrad Cowboys Go America (1989)

PG-13 | 78 min | Comedy, Music

7.0
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Siberian rock band Leningrad Cowboys go to the USA in pursuit of fame.

Director: Aki Kaurismäki | Stars: Matti Pellonpää, Kari Väänänen, Sakke Järvenpää, Heikki Keskinen

Votes: 5,557

15. Three for the Road (1987)

PG | 88 min | Drama, Comedy

5.3
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A crafty political aide and his soft-spoken pal are assigned the job of delivering a senator's out-of-control teenage daughter to an institution.

Director: Bill Norton | Stars: Charlie Sheen, Kerri Green, Alan Ruck, Sally Kellerman

Votes: 815 | Gross: $1.54M

16. Pinky (1949)

Approved | 102 min | Drama

7.2
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A light-skinned African American woman falls in love with a white doctor, though he is unaware of her true race.

Directors: Elia Kazan, John Ford | Stars: Jeanne Crain, Ethel Barrymore, Ethel Waters, William Lundigan

Votes: 2,124 | Gross: $4.20M

17. I Spit on Your Grave (1959)

110 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

5.7
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Joe Grant, a light-skinned African-African, heads to a small Southern town to investigate the lynching death of his brother. He draws the attention of a gorgeous heiress whom he learns may have been involved in the killing.

Director: Michel Gast | Stars: Christian Marquand, Antonella Lualdi, Fernand Ledoux, Renate Ewert

Votes: 168

18. Black Like Me (1964)

105 min | Drama

6.8
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Based on the true story of a white reporter who, at the height of the civil-rights movement, temporarily darkened his skin so that he could experience the realities of a black man's life in the segregated South.

Director: Carl Lerner | Stars: James Whitmore, Sorrell Booke, Roscoe Lee Browne, Al Freeman Jr.

Votes: 523

19. The Littlest Rebel (1935)

Approved | 73 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.9
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Shirley Temple's father, a rebel officer, sneaks back to his rundown plantation to see his family and is arrested. A Yankee takes pity and sets up an escape. Everyone is captured and the ... See full summary »

Director: David Butler | Stars: Shirley Temple, John Boles, Jack Holt, Karen Morley

Votes: 1,062

20. The Little Colonel (1935)

Approved | 81 min | Comedy, Family, Musical

7.1
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After Southern belle Elizabeth Lloyd runs off to marry Yankee Jack Sherman, her father, a former Confederate colonel during the Civil War, vows to never speak to her again. Several years ... See full summary »

Director: David Butler | Stars: Shirley Temple, Lionel Barrymore, Evelyn Venable, John Lodge

Votes: 1,100

21. Men Go to Battle (2015)

98 min | Comedy, Drama, History

5.4
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72 Metascore

Men Go To Battle is the story of two brothers struggling to hold their crumbling estate together outside a small Kentucky town in the fall of 1861.

Director: Zachary Treitz | Stars: Charlotte Arnold, Steve Coulter, Samantha Jacober, Rachel Korine

Votes: 203 | Gross: $0.02M

22. Salvo (2013)

Not Rated | 110 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.0
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59 Metascore

Salvo is a body guard and hit man for a mafioso. After foiling an attack on his employer, Salvo hunts down the man who organised it and encounters the man's blind sister. She causes Salvo to question himself and his existence.

Directors: Fabio Grassadonia, Antonio Piazza | Stars: Saleh Bakri, Luigi Lo Cascio, Sara Serraiocco, Giuditta Perriera

Votes: 955

23. Hot Spell (1958)

Unrated | 86 min | Drama

7.3
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A housewife is doing her best to keep her family together as it's slowly falling apart, a fact she's trying to ignore. Her cheating husband's birthday party is approaching and many lines will be crossed after that event.

Directors: Daniel Mann, George Cukor | Stars: Shirley Booth, Anthony Quinn, Shirley MacLaine, Earl Holliman

Votes: 301

24. Come Morning (2012)

80 min | Drama, Thriller

5.7
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Set in rural Arkansas in 1973, Come Morning is the tragic story of Frank and his 10-year-old grandson and the hunting accident that forever changes their lives.

Director: Derrick Sims | Stars: Michael Ray Davis, Thor Wahlestedt, Elise Rovinsky, Blake Logan

Votes: 219

25. Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus (2003)

82 min | Documentary

7.7
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58 Metascore

Searching for The Wrong-Eyed Jesus is a captivating and compelling road trip through the creative spirit of the the Southern U.S. Director Andrew Douglas's film follows "Alt Country" singer... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Douglas | Stars: Harry Crews, Johnny Dowd, David Eugene Edwards, The Handsome Family

Votes: 1,016 | Gross: $0.08M

26. Netherworld (1992)

R | 87 min | Horror

4.3
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A young man arrives at his father's mansion in Louisiana to discover that a secretive cult is using winged creatures to raise the dead to do their bidding.

Director: David Schmoeller | Stars: Michael Bendetti, Denise Gentile, Anjanette Comer, Holly Floria

Votes: 590

27. The Alien Dead (1980)

R | 74 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

2.5
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A meteor strikes a houseboat in the swamps near a southern town populated by Yankees with fake accents. The people on the houseboat become zombies who feed on the alligators in the swamp. ... See full summary »

Director: Fred Olen Ray | Stars: Buster Crabbe, Ray Roberts, Linda Lewis, George Kelsey

Votes: 699

28. Nothing But a Man (1964)

Not Rated | 95 min | Drama, Romance

8.1
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87 Metascore

A proud black man and his school-teacher wife face discriminatory challenges in 1960s America.

Director: Michael Roemer | Stars: Ivan Dixon, Abbey Lincoln, Julius Harris, Gloria Foster

Votes: 980 | Gross: $0.01M

29. The Runaway (2000 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

6.4
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In a Dixie small-town, the late sheriff was quite content to preside over a truly segregated community. There the rich brothers, Harlan and Mason Davis, are lords. His successor, Word War ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Allan Seidelman | Stars: Dean Cain, Pat Hingle, Debbi Morgan, Kathryn Erbe

Votes: 231

30. Blue Ridge (2014)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

6.1
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Paranoid and unpredictable, J.T. lives a solitary life of used tires and decaying trailers. Despite his situation, J.T. wins the love of Sara, an innocent young girl left alone in the world after losing the last of her family.

Director: Vince Sweeney | Stars: Sean Gullette, Eric Sweeney, Audra Glyn Smith, Beverly Amsler

Votes: 140

31. A Man Called Adam (1966)

Not Rated | 99 min | Drama, Music

6.5
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A famous jazz trumpeter finds himself unable to cope with the problems of everyday life.

Director: Leo Penn | Stars: Sammy Davis Jr., Louis Armstrong, Ossie Davis, Cicely Tyson

Votes: 253

32. Cold Sassy Tree (1989 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama

6.3
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An independent woman from the North causes a scandal when she decides to wed a local general store owner just three weeks after he has been widowed.

Director: Joan Tewkesbury | Stars: Faye Dunaway, Richard Widmark, Frances Fisher, Lee Garlington

Votes: 219

33. The Perfect Host: A Southern Gothic Tale (2017)

Drama, Horror, Thriller | Post-production

While sorting through her dead grandmother's possessions, Julie slowly unearths the history and horror of the infamous Allen House and its dwellers.

Director: Derrick Sims | Stars: Suilma Rodriguez, Janis Duley, Chase Ryan Jeffery, Thomas Herod Jr.

34. The St. Francisville Experiment (2000)

PG-13 | 79 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

4.1
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Four young people spend a night in a haunted mansion.

Director: Ted Nicolaou | Stars: Madison Charap, Troy Taylor, Ryan Larson, P.J. Palmer

Votes: 1,355

35. The View from Pompey's Head (1955)

97 min | Drama

7.1
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Anson Page, a lawyer with Southern roots leaves New York, his wife and his kids for Georgia. His assignment is to investigate the case of Garvin Wales, a famous writer, now nearly blind and... See full summary »

Director: Philip Dunne | Stars: Richard Egan, Dana Wynter, Cameron Mitchell, Sidney Blackmer

Votes: 84

36. The Cabin in the Cotton (1932)

TV-G | 78 min | Drama

7.1
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A tenant farmer's son is caught in the middle of owner-tenant disputes when he falls for the plantation owner's seductive daughter.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Richard Barthelmess, Bette Davis, Dorothy Jordan, Hardie Albright

Votes: 1,117

37. Cellmates (2011)

TV-14 | 85 min | Comedy, Drama

5.6
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20 Metascore

Leroy Lowe, grand dragon of the Texas Ku Klux Klan confronts everything he's been taught to hate when he's sentenced to three years of hard labor on a prison work farm, where Warden ... See full summary »

Director: Jesse Baget | Stars: Tom Sizemore, Stacy Keach, Kevin P. Farley, Héctor Jiménez

Votes: 506

38. Ascension Day (2007)

Drama, History

8.2
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A drama focused on Nat Turner and the 1831 slave rebellion in Virginia.

Director: Akosua Busia | Stars: John Amos, Michael Bear, Paul Benjamin, Michael Bretten

Votes: 49

39. The Offender (2018)

Action, Adventure, Comedy | Post-production

Espionage meets small-town South. A motley team of spy, ex-spy, and college freshman team up to expose a corrupt politician.

Directors: Emori Smith, Katie Smith | Stars: Terry Boyer, Rachel Marie Wilson, Jonah Hughes, Mark Story

40. 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.

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

Votes: 874

41. A New Beginning (I) (2017)

Drama, Horror, Thriller | Pre-production

The extraordinary story of an undying love that creates an unquenchable killer, who seeks immortality across the ages. A new terror, 300 years in the making.

Director: Jason Raphael

42. Gideon's Army (2013)

Not Rated | 96 min | Documentary

7.7
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87 Metascore

Follows three young, committed Public Defenders who are dedicated to working for the people society would rather forget. Long hours, low pay and staggering caseloads are so common that even the most committed often give up.

Director: Dawn Porter

Votes: 714

43. Are You from Dixie? (2018)

Comedy, Drama | Post-production

The life of two Mexican-American brothers born in the modern-day Deep South takes a dramatic turn when they participate in a controversial event that tests both of their relationships, and ... See full summary »

Director: Art Arutyunyan | Stars: Drake Malone, Armand Petri, Holly Bonney, Mitch Craft

44. The River Within (2009)

102 min | Drama, Family

5.5
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Jason returns home to study for the bar exam, but instead finds that his purpose in life was not what he'd originally thought.

Director: Zac Heath | Stars: Josh Odor, Craig Luttrell, Jaclyn Friedlander, Craig Morris

Votes: 154 | Gross: $0.01M

45. The White Rose (1923)

100 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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A wealthy young Southern aristocrat, Joseph, graduates from a seminary and, before he takes charge of his assigned parish, decides to go out and see what "the real world" is all about. He ... See full summary »

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Mae Marsh, Carol Dempster, Ivor Novello, Neil Hamilton

Votes: 110 | Gross: $0.25M

46. White Lie (1991 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 93 min | Drama

6.8
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A New York official (Hines) avenges his Southern father's racial slaying with the assistance of a doctor (O'Toole) probing her past.

Director: Bill Condon | Stars: Gregory Hines, Annette O'Toole, Bill Nunn, Gregg Henry

Votes: 93

47. Scorn (V) (2011)

Not Rated | 88 min | Drama

8.7
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Scorn takes a look into the trials and tribulations of a group of people dealing with relationships, love, pain and friendship during the course of one year.

Director: Nick Dalmacy | Stars: Tawanda Auston, Deborah Ayers, Sharon Dixon, Lauryn A. Green

Votes: 6 | Gross: $0.00M

48. Dixie Lanes (1988)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama

4.4
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A small-town Southern family may have survived World War II, but will they survive a family reunion?

Director: Don Cato | Stars: Hoyt Axton, Karen Black, Art Hindle, Moses Gunn

Votes: 57

49. Bug Spoon (2015– )

Comedy

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Bug Spoon is a web series about an aspiring performing group from the small town of Bug Spoon, Alabama, who call themselves the Huzzah Hooplahs.

Stars: Karen Marie Black, Haley Evans, B.J. Underwood, Jared Funderburg

50. Falls the Shadow (2011)

93 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

3.5
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Three years after the War, the United States is destroyed. Civilization has devolved into anarchy and tribalism. A soldier, Michael, finally comes home, only to find his wife murdered and ... See full summary »

Director: Steven Berryessa | Stars: Jordan Bakke, Bethany Berryessa, Ron Berryessa, Steven Berryessa

Votes: 108