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1. Snowpiercer (2013)

R | 126 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.0
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84 Metascore

Set in a future where a failed climate-change experiment kills all life on the planet except for a lucky few who boarded the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe, where a class system emerges.

Writers: Joon-ho Bong, Kelly Masterson, Jacques Lob, Benjamin Legrand, Jean-Marc Rochette | Director: Joon-ho Bong | Stars: Chris Evans, Jamie Bell, Tilda Swinton, Ed Harris

Votes: 132,756

2. Full Metal Jacket (1987)

R | 116 min | Drama, War

8.3
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78 Metascore

A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the U.S.-Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue.

Writers: Gustav Hasford, Stanley Kubrick, Michael Herr | Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: Matthew Modine, R. Lee Ermey, Vincent D'Onofrio, Adam Baldwin

Votes: 405,985

3. The Hurt Locker (2008)

R | 131 min | Drama, Thriller, War

7.6
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94 Metascore

During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work.

Writer: Mark Boal | Director: Kathryn Bigelow | Stars: Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Brian Geraghty, Guy Pearce

Votes: 285,528

4. Red Dawn (2012)

PG-13 | 93 min | Action, Thriller, War

5.4
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31 Metascore

A group of teenagers look to save their town from an invasion of North Korean soldiers.

Writers: Carl Ellsworth, Jeremy Passmore, Kevin Reynolds, John Milius | Director: Dan Bradley | Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Isabel Lucas, Josh Hutcherson, Josh Peck

Votes: 56,313

5. The Black Dahlia (2006)

R | 121 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.6
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49 Metascore

Two policemen see their personal and professional lives fall apart in the wake of the "Black Dahlia" murder investigation.

Writers: Josh Friedman, James Ellroy | Director: Brian De Palma | Stars: Josh Hartnett, Aaron Eckhart, Scarlett Johansson, Hilary Swank

Votes: 59,762

6. The Great Raid (2005)

R | 132 min | Action, Drama, War

6.7
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48 Metascore

Taking place towards the end of WWII, 500 American Soldiers have been entrapped in a camp for 3 years. Beginning to give up hope they will ever be rescued, a group of Rangers goes on a dangerous mission to try and save them.

Writers: William B. Breuer, Hampton Sides, Carlo Bernard, Doug Miro | Director: John Dahl | Stars: Benjamin Bratt, Joseph Fiennes, James Franco, Robert Mammone

Votes: 16,874

7. Radio Free Albemuth (2010)

R | 111 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

5.8
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35 Metascore

Berkeley record store clerk Nick Brady (Jonathan Scarfe) begins to experience strange visions from an entity he calls VALIS that cause him to uproot his family and move to Los Angeles where... See full summary »

Writers: John Alan Simon, Philip K. Dick | Director: John Alan Simon | Stars: Jonathan Scarfe, Shea Whigham, Katheryn Winnick, Alanis Morissette

Votes: 873

8. Out in the Dark (2012)

96 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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69 Metascore

A drama centered on the love affair between two men on opposite sites of the Mid-East conflict: Palestinian student Nimer and Roy, an Israeli lawyer.

Writers: Yael Shafrir, Michael Mayer | Director: Michael Mayer | Stars: Nicholas Jacob, Michael Aloni, Jamil Khoury, Alon Pdut

Votes: 2,955

9. Under Fire (1983)

R | 128 min | Drama, War

7.0
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Three journalists in a romantic triangle are involved in political intrigue during the last days of the corrupt Somozoa regime in Nicaragua before it falls to a popular revolution in 1979.

Writers: Clayton Frohman, Ron Shelton | Director: Roger Spottiswoode | Stars: Nick Nolte, Ed Harris, Gene Hackman, Joanna Cassidy

Votes: 4,664

10. Path to War (2002 TV Movie)

165 min | Drama

7.5
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In the mid-1960s, President Johnson and his foreign-policy team debate the decision to withdraw from or escalate the war in Vietnam.

Writer: Daniel Giat | Director: John Frankenheimer | Stars: Michael Gambon, Donald Sutherland, Alec Baldwin, Bruce McGill

Votes: 2,101

11. Too Late the Hero (1970)

GP | 145 min | Action, War, Drama

6.8
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A reluctant hero, American Lt. Sam Lawson, is secunded to a motley British unit tasked with destroying a Japanese radio on a Philippine island.

Writers: Robert Aldrich, Lukas Heller, Robert Sherman | Director: Robert Aldrich | Stars: Michael Caine, Cliff Robertson, Ian Bannen, Harry Andrews

Votes: 2,387

12. The Counterfeit Traitor (1962)

140 min | Drama, Thriller, War

7.7
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Blacklisted in modern day WW2, a Swedish oil trader opts to assist British Allies, by means of infiltrating and surveying Nazi Germany.

Writers: Alexander Klein, George Seaton | Director: George Seaton | Stars: William Holden, Lilli Palmer, Hugh Griffith, Carl Raddatz

Votes: 1,602

13. Pegasus Vs. Chimera (2012 TV Movie)

90 min | Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi

2.8
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A father hunts with his son, slays a monstrous dragon and is confronted by a corrupt tyrant who forces them into battle.

Writers: Jeremy Levy, Angela Mancuso, Kevin Commins | Director: John Bradshaw | Stars: Sebastian Roché, Nazneen Contractor, Rae Dawn Chong, James Kidnie

Votes: 331

14. Panic in Year Zero! (1962)

93 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.7
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A family of four leaves Los Angeles for a camping trip just before a nuclear bomb destroys the city. As lawlessness prevails, the father must fight to keep his family alive.

Writers: Jay Simms, John Morton | Director: Ray Milland | Stars: Ray Milland, Jean Hagen, Frankie Avalon, Mary Mitchel

Votes: 2,339

15. Shake Hands with the Devil (1959)

111 min | Action, Drama, History

7.1
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In the 1920's Ireland, IRA members are being lead by the war mongering Dr. Sean Lenihan, as they fight oppressive British forces.

Writers: Rearden Conner, Marian Spitzer, Ivan Goff, Ben Roberts | Director: Michael Anderson | Stars: James Cagney, Don Murray, Dana Wynter, Glynis Johns

Votes: 755

16. A Time to Love and a Time to Die (1958)

132 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.8
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On the Russian front in 1944 German Private Ernst Graeber receives a leave and visits his family in Germany but Germany isn't the same country he left behind.

Writers: Orin Jannings, Erich Maria Remarque | Director: Douglas Sirk | Stars: John Gavin, Liselotte Pulver, Jock Mahoney, Don DeFore

Votes: 1,745

17. Edge of Darkness (1943)

Approved | 119 min | Drama, War

7.2
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After two years under German rule, a small Norwegian fishing village rises up and revolts against the occupying Nazis.

Writers: Robert Rossen, William Woods | Director: Lewis Milestone | Stars: Errol Flynn, Ann Sheridan, Walter Huston, Nancy Coleman

Votes: 1,151

18. Rio 70 (1969)

Not Rated | 94 min | Action, Adventure

4.8
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Sumuru, the beautiful leader of the all-female kingdom of Femina, plans to use her women to take over the world.

Writers: Bruno Leder, Sax Rohmer, Harry Alan Towers | Director: Jesús Franco | Stars: Shirley Eaton, Richard Wyler, George Sanders, Maria Rohm

Votes: 426

19. Radar Men from the Moon (1952)

Approved | 167 min | Action, Sci-Fi

4.5
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Strategic targets on Earth are being destroyed by an unknown weapon. Government security head Henderson suspects it's an "atomic ray" originating from the moon! He assigns Commando Cody, ... See full summary »

Writer: Ronald Davidson | Director: Fred C. Brannon | Stars: George Wallace, Aline Towne, Roy Barcroft, William Bakewell

Votes: 576

20. The Million Eyes of Su-Muru (1967)

95 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

2.9
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Sumuru is a beautiful but evil woman who plans world domination by having her sexy all-female army eliminate male leaders and replace them with her female agents.

Writers: Kevin Kavanagh, Sax Rohmer, Harry Alan Towers | Director: Lindsay Shonteff | Stars: Frankie Avalon, George Nader, Shirley Eaton, Wilfrid Hyde-White

Votes: 448

21. Master Spy: The Robert Hanssen Story (2002 TV Movie)

R | 200 min | Biography, Drama

6.3
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True story about the cat and mouse game between the FBI trying to find a Soviet mole in their ranks and Robert Hanssen, one of the top FBI agents and said mole.

Writer: Norman Mailer | Director: Lawrence Schiller | Stars: William Hurt, Mary-Louise Parker, David Strathairn, Ron Silver

Votes: 308

22. Ambush Bay (1966)

Approved | 109 min | War, Drama

5.2
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A Marine unit on a Japanese-held island in the Philippines tries to hook up with local Filipino guerrillas.

Writers: Marve Feinberg, Ib Melchior | Director: Ron Winston | Stars: Hugh O'Brian, Mickey Rooney, James Mitchum, Peter Masterson

Votes: 384

23. The Enemy General (1960)

74 min | War, Drama

5.4
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An American OSS agent and the French underground attempt to rescue a Nazi general, who is awaiting execution by the Germans, and help him escape to London.

Writers: Dan Pepper, Burt Picard | Director: George Sherman | Stars: Van Johnson, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Dany Carrel, John Van Dreelen

Votes: 53

24. Suspek (1999)

143 min | Action, Drama

4.5
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Writers: Toto Natividad, Willy Laconsay | Director: Toto Natividad | Stars: Victor Neri, Sharmaine Arnaiz, Emilio Garcia, Raymond Bagatsing

Votes: 13

25. A Captain's Honor (1982)

117 min | War

6.5
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In einer TV-Sendung bezeichnet Professor Paulet den im Algerienkrieg gefallenen Capitaine Caron als Folterer und Mörder. Dessen Witwe zieht mit der in Kriegsprozessen unerfahreren Anwältin ... See full summary »

Writers: Jean-François Chauvel, Pierre Schoendoerffer, Daniel Yonnet | Director: Pierre Schoendoerffer | Stars: Jacques Perrin, Nicole Garcia, Charles Denner, Georges Wilson

Votes: 179

26. Reach for Glory (1962)

86 min | Drama, War

7.4
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During WW2,in a small English coastal town,teenage boys eager to join the army but unable to do so participate in their own homemade private brutal war games with tragic results.

Writers: Jud Kimberg, John Kohn, John Rae | Director: Philip Leacock | Stars: Harry Andrews, Kay Walsh, Michael Anderson Jr., Oliver Grimm

Votes: 62

29. 14-18, le bruit et la fureur (2008 TV Movie)

148 min | Documentary, History

7.7
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A documentary of World War I, exploring how soldiers accepted their conditions in the trenches when no clear reason had been given for the fight.

Writer: Isabelle Rabineau | Director: Jean-François Delassus | Star: Alexandre Astier

Votes: 46

30. 48 oras (1950)

Action, Drama, Thriller

4.8
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Writers: Cesar Gallardo, Ding M. De Jesus | Director: Gerardo de Leon | Stars: Rogelio de la Rosa, Virginia Montes, Enrico Pimentel, Lopito

Votes: 6

31. Kulimlim (2004)

Action, Horror, Thriller

4.7
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Writer: Roy Iglesias | Director: Maryo J. De Los Reyes | Stars: Robin Padilla, Tanya Garcia, Jhong Hilario, Ryan Eigenmann

Votes: 10

32. Ka Hector (1994)

106 min | Action, Biography, Drama

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Writers: Teresa Mabilangan, Humilde 'Meek' Roxas | Director: Toto Natividad | Stars: Phillip Salvador, Dina Bonnevie, Gardo Versoza, Ricky Davao

33. Autohystoria (2007)

95 min | Drama

6.1
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Writer: Raya Martin | Director: Raya Martin | Star: Lowell Conales

Votes: 42

34. Ibabaon kita sa lupa (1990)

Action, Drama

6.0
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Writer: Bernard Factor Canaberal | Director: Toto Natividad | Stars: Lito Lapid, Bernard Bonnin, Lani Lobangco, Patrick Dela Rosa

Votes: 6

35. Walang bakas (2004 TV Movie)

Crime, Documentary, Drama

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Stars: Cherry Pie Picache, Danica Sotto, Julio Diaz, Adbullah Ala

36. Frozen Hell (2011)

85 min | Documentary, War

6.8
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Writer: Ville Suhonen | Director: Ville Suhonen | Stars: Vilma Melasniemi, Eero Saarinen, Antti Seppänen, Antti Virmavirta

Votes: 18

37. Burn Notice (2007–2013)
Episode: Bitter Pill (2013)

Action, Crime, Drama

8.4
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Maddie suspects she is being followed and takes matters into her own hands. The team tries to help a Middle Eastern diplomat when the individual is poisoned.

Creator: Matt Nix | Director: Bill Eagles | Stars: Jeffrey Donovan, Gabrielle Anwar, Coby Bell, Bruce Campbell

Votes: 128

38. Chuck (2007–2012)
Episode: Chuck Versus the Ring (2009)

TV-PG | 42 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

9.4
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Chuck is given an opportunity to rid himself of the Intersect but will have to protect Ellie from Fulcrum on her wedding day.

Creators: Josh Schwartz, Chris Fedak | Director: Robert Duncan McNeill | Stars: Zachary Levi, Yvonne Strahovski, Joshua Gomez, Ryan McPartlin

Votes: 1,322

39. Cambridge Spies (2003– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2003)

Drama, History

7.7
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Fascism or communism is the black and white choice before our activist prone protagonists. It's a choice that's lasts a life time transcending any relationships, transgressions and ... See full summary »

Writer: Peter Moffat | Director: Tim Fywell | Stars: Tom Hollander, Samuel West, Rupert Penry-Jones, Toby Stephens

Votes: 24

40. The Line (2009– )
Episode: Episode #2.3 (2009)

Action, Drama

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Max and Sal put Colin's heist into motion, but it goes awry. Andre continues to threaten Jayne. Donny warms Pam that Colin's boss is a dangerous man.

Creators: Dani Romain, George F. Walker | Director: Shawn Thompson | Stars: Ron White, Daniel Kash, Clé Bennett, Ben Hollingsworth

41. The Line (2009– )
Episode: Episode #2.4 (2009)

Action, Drama

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Colin flees when he finds out who he stole the drugs from. Hermie and Phillipe steal their product back and bunker down in a motel room. Chantal befriends a drug dealer who wants her to connect him with people from her old neighborhood.

Creators: Dani Romain, George F. Walker | Director: Gail Harvey | Stars: Ron White, Daniel Kash, Clé Bennett, Ben Hollingsworth

42. Lost Girl (2010– )
Episode: Faetal Justice (2010)

45 min | Crime, Fantasy

7.6
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Dyson wakes up outside of a club with a recently deceased Dark Fae named Ba'al beside him and blood all over his body. He obtains sanctuary from Trick, and discovers that he has no memories... See full summary »

Creator: Michelle Lovretta | Director: Robert Lieberman | Stars: Anna Silk, Kris Holden-Ried, Ksenia Solo, K.C. Collins

Votes: 167

43. Nazi Mega Weapons (2013– )
Episode: Fortress Berlin (2013)

Documentary, History, War

7.9
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April 1945. Safe in his heavily fortified Führerbunker in the centre of Berlin, Hitler prepares for the Allies' final attack.

Director: Gary Johnstone | Stars: Eirik Bar, Adam Ganne, Michael Koltes

Votes: 18

44. Wild West Tech (2003–2005)
Episode: Gang Tech (2005)

TV-G | Documentary, History, Western

7.5
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Explores the life of some of the most famous gang of the West, showing their lives and the technology that helped them commit their crimes.

Writer: Frank Lorey | Stars: David Carradine, Jacqui Allen, Matt Annecharico, John Boessenecker

Votes: 6

45. Attack on Titan (2013– )
Episode: Hidariude no yukue -torosuto-ku kôbôsen 5- (2013)

TV-14 | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.9
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A miraculous return is met with anger and fear. Cannons are fixed on Eren as he struggles to remember what happened to him inside the belly of a monster and how he ended up humankind's ... See full summary »

Writers: Yasuko Kobayashi, Hajime Isayama | Stars: Yuki Kaji, Yui Ishikawa, Marina Inoue, Daisuke Ono

Votes: 293

46. ReGenesis (2004–2008)
Episode: La Consecuencia (2008)

Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.8
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Creator: Christina Jennings | Director: Jerry Ciccoritti | Stars: Peter Outerbridge, Wendy Crewson, Conrad Pla, Dmitry Chepovetsky

Votes: 10

47. Last Resort (2012–2013)
Episode: Nuke It Out (2012)

TV-14 | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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As Marcus (Andre Braugher) and Sam (Scott Speedman) hunt for the traitor in their ranks who stole their nuclear launch key, Prosser (Robert Patrick) disobeys orders and starts a small war ... See full summary »

Creators: Karl Gajdusek, Shawn Ryan | Director: Michael Offer | Stars: Andre Braugher, Scott Speedman, Daisy Betts, Camille De Pazzis

Votes: 213

48. Hell on Wheels (2011– )
Episode: Purged Away with Blood (2012)

TV-14 | Drama, Western

8.4
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Durant must save the railroad while fighting for his own life. Meanwhile Cullen fights to save an old friend.

Creators: Joe Gayton, Tony Gayton | Director: Joe Gayton | Stars: Anson Mount, Colm Meaney, Common, Dominique McElligott

Votes: 279

49. Bianong Bulag (2011)
Episode: Shugo Tells Biano That Ernesto Killed His Father (2011)

Action, Drama, Fantasy

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Writers: Philip King, Dindo Perez | Director: Dondon S. Santos | Stars: Jason Abalos, Jessy Mendiola, Joem Bascon, Charee Pineda

50. Mission: Impossible (1966–1973)
Episode: The Hostage (1970)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.4
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Paris's cover identify as a wealthy and influential American proves a bit too convincing. He is kidnapped and held for the ransom by rebels demanding the release of three of their comrades.... See full summary »

Creator: Bruce Geller | Director: Barry Crane | Stars: Peter Graves, Leonard Nimoy, Lesley Ann Warren, Greg Morris

Votes: 35