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1. Modern Times (1936)

G | 87 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

8.6
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96 Metascore

The Tramp struggles to live in modern industrial society with the help of a young homeless woman.

Director: Charles Chaplin | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Henry Bergman, Tiny Sandford

Votes: 143,968 | Gross: $0.16M

2. Daisies (1966)

74 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Two girls try to understand the meaning of the world and their life.

Director: Vera Chytilová | Stars: Ivana Karbanová, Jitka Cerhová, Marie Cesková, Jirina Myskova

Votes: 5,859

3. The U.S. vs. John Lennon (2006)

PG-13 | 99 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

7.4
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64 Metascore

A documentary on the life of John Lennon, with a focus on the time in his life when he transformed from a musician into an antiwar activist.

Directors: David Leaf, John Scheinfeld | Stars: John Lennon, Yoko Ono, Stew Albert, Tariq Ali

Votes: 4,741 | Gross: $1.10M

4. Garage Olimpo (1999)

R | 98 min | Drama

7.5
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In the 70's, eighteen year-old Maria Fabiani lives with her French mother Diane in an old house in Buenos Aires, subletting rooms and giving classes to illiterate adults in the slums. One ... See full summary »

Director: Marco Bechis | Stars: Antonella Costa, Carlos Echevarría, Enrique Piñeyro, Pablo Razuk

Votes: 2,032

5. Steal This Movie (2000)

R | 107 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.4
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36 Metascore

Five years after Yippie founder Abbie Hoffman goes underground to avoid a drug-related prison sentence, he contacts a reporter to get out the story of the FBI's covert spying, harassment ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Greenwald | Stars: Vincent D'Onofrio, Janeane Garofalo, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Kevin Pollak

Votes: 2,059 | Gross: $0.08M

6. DumbLand (2002 TV Mini-Series)

35 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.4
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A series of 5-minute line animations (drawn in the rough style and with the minimalist plots of David Lynch's The Angriest Dog in the World comic strip) featuring an angry and violent Neanderthal, and his family and neighbors.

Star: David Lynch

Votes: 1,977

7. Rio Sex Comedy (2010)

Unrated | 124 min | Comedy, Drama

4.8
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Charts the misadventures of expatriates in Rio in their bungled search for both personal pleasures and social justice. Each character reveals a different aspect of the fabled city, from Rio high society to favelas.

Director: Jonathan Nossiter | Stars: Charlotte Rampling, Bill Pullman, Irène Jacob, Fisher Stevens

Votes: 582

8. Rows (2015)

84 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

4.1
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After delivering an eviction notice to a mysterious squatter, a young woman is abducted and put under a spell. She awakes to find herself trapped in a cycle of murder, paranoia, and strange... See full summary »

Director: David W. Warfield | Stars: Hannah Schick, Lauren Lakis, Kenneth Hughes, Joe Basile

Votes: 160

9. Land Without Bread (1933)

30 min | Documentary, Short

7.6
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A surrealistic documentary portrait of the region of Las Hurdes, a remote region of Spain where civilisation has barely developed, showing how the local peasants try to survive without even the most basic utilities and skills.

Director: Luis Buñuel | Stars: Abel Jacquin, Alexandre O'Neill

Votes: 3,714

10. The Tale of the Dean's Wife (1970)

X | 73 min | Drama

5.8
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A group of rebellious students, who practice free love and anarchism, tries to get their conservative dean to give in to their demands. He refuses, but his nymphomaniac wife is willing. Things end in tragedy for some.

Director: Benjamin Onivas | Stars: Luanne Roberts, Roger Gentry, Edward Blessington, Guy Anthony

Votes: 26

11. Ted (1998)

85 min | Comedy

4.8
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Satrical life story of the Unabomber, Ted Kaczynsky (played by Daniel Passer), is done as a pseudo-documentary and narrated by his "brother" (Paul Provenza). It follows his life from ... See full summary »

Director: Gary Ellenberg | Stars: Daniel Passer, Edie McClurg, Richard Fancy, Jeff Corey

Votes: 25

12. Gushing Prayer (1971)

72 min | Drama

6.5
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Directors: Masao Adachi, Haruhiko Arai | Stars: Michio Akiyama, Yûji Aoki, Masaaki Hiraoka, Susumu Iwabuchi

Votes: 58

13. Blackhead (2009)

14 min | Short, Comedy

7.4
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A young man having intimacy problems with his girlfriend develops a abnormally large blackhead in the center of his back.

Director: Chris Nash | Stars: Jessica Bolduc, Peter Fleming, Brendan Hennessey, Brian Letang

Votes: 9

14. The Ballad of Snake Oil Sam (2014)

13 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy

8.0
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An alchemist and snake oil salesman driven by ambition embarks on a mystical journey in pursuit of redemption.

Director: Arlene Bogna | Stars: Zane Byrdy, Gladys Nyoth, Gabriel Voss, Cristina Balmores

Votes: 5

15. Nicht fummeln, Liebling! (1970)

87 min | Comedy

8.0
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Director: May Spils | Stars: Werner Enke, Gila von Weitershausen, Henry van Lyck, Elke Haltaufderheide

Votes: 47

16. The Fall (1969)

116 min | Documentary, Music

7.0
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An extraordinary piece of filmmaking, an extremely personal statement on violence, revolution and the turbulence within late sixties America.

Director: Peter Whitehead | Stars: Peter Whitehead, Alberta Tiburzi, Paul Auster, H. Rap Brown

Votes: 38

17. Pioniri maleni, mi samo vojska prava, svakog dana nicemo ko zelena trava (1967)

12 min | Documentary, Short

7.9
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In SFRJ, the state officially takes care of all it's citizens. Every child is a good little pioneer. However, in reality no one (especially not the state) takes care of Roma and many other poor kids leaving them to poverty and the streets.

Director: Zelimir Zilnik

Votes: 41

18. Born from Pain (2007)

32 min | Short, Horror

6.8
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After surviving a horrendous family massacre, Monica suffers her pain onto her new child.

Directors: Nicolas Blot, Alexandre Macquart-Moulin | Stars: Marie Garel Weiss, Magalie Marc, Emmanuelle Escourrou

Votes: 16

19. La Mata (2012)

3 min | Short

9.6
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Cristina, a subversive artist, shows her favorite places in the neighborhood.

Directors: Irene De Juan, Amparo Fortuny | Stars: Cristina Perez Ballesteros, Lucia Campo

Votes: 15

20. Spider House (2008)

25 min | Short, Mystery

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Ray Coombs and his mother, marginalized victims of a hazardous waste plant disaster, are renting out the basement of their distant relative's suburban neocolonial home. Ray sneaks about and... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Allen Wilson | Stars: Andrew Allen Wilson, Richard Wilson, Susan Wilson, Woodrow Wilson

21. Night Gallery (1969–1973)
Episode: Death in the Family/The Merciful/Class of '99/Witches' Feast (1971)

TV-PG | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.7
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Fleeing thief Doran hides in the funeral home of odd Mr Soames. / A wife uses bricks and mortar to help her ill husband. / A college professor administers a chilling oral exam with a dystopian twist. / Witches prepare a vile dish.

Directors: Jerrold Freedman, Jeannot Szwarc | Stars: E.G. Marshall, Desi Arnaz Jr., Imogene Coca, King Donovan

Votes: 158

22. Neues aus der Anstalt (2007– )
Episode: Große Erfolge (2007)

51 min | Comedy

8.8
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Director: Utz Weber | Stars: Urban Priol, Georg Schramm, Frank-Markus Barwasser, Sebastian Krämer

Votes: 5

23. Brief History of Disbelief (2004– )
Episode: Shadows of Doubt (2004)

59 min | Documentary

7.6
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Director: Richard Denton | Stars: Pascal Boyer, Richard Dawkins, Daniel C. Dennett, Bernard Hill

Votes: 9

24. Brief History of Disbelief (2004– )
Episode: The Final Hour (2004)

59 min | Documentary

6.7
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Director: Richard Denton | Stars: Richard Dawkins, Bernard Hill, Colin McGinn, Jonathan Miller

Votes: 6

25. Reilly: Ace of Spies (1983– )
Episode: The Last Journey (1983)

50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.7
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Dzerzhinsky's organization "The Trust" needs Western funding, so he guarantees Sidney's safety in Russia in return for his help in raising funds.

Director: Jim Goddard | Stars: Sam Neill, Norman Rodway, Tom Bell, Laura Davenport

Votes: 23

26. Foreign Intrigue (1951–1955)
Episode: The Prophet (1954)

Crime, Mystery, Thriller

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A blind storekeeper's predictions become the catalyst to overthrow a nation's duly elected government. Powers is suspicious because the prophet never makes predictions on anything but political subjects.

Director: Marcel Cravenne | Stars: James Daly, Leif Amble-Næss, Keve Hjelm, Åke Ohberg