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1. Bridge of Spies (2015)

PG-13 | 142 min | Drama, History, Thriller

7.6
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81 Metascore

During the Cold War, an American lawyer is recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court, and then help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for the Soviet captured American U2 spy plane pilot, Francis Gary Powers.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance, Alan Alda, Amy Ryan

Votes: 224,998 | Gross: $72.31M

2. Loving (2016)

PG-13 | 123 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.0
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79 Metascore

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, a couple whose arrest for interracial marriage in 1960s Virginia began a legal battle that would end with the Supreme Court's historic 1967 decision.

Director: Jeff Nichols | Stars: Ruth Negga, Joel Edgerton, Will Dalton, Dean Mumford

Votes: 20,324 | Gross: $7.70M

3. Woman in Gold (2015)

PG-13 | 109 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.3
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51 Metascore

Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the Austrian government to recover artwork she believes rightfully belongs to her family.

Director: Simon Curtis | Stars: Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds, Daniel Brühl, Katie Holmes

Votes: 41,456 | Gross: $33.31M

4. Ali (2001)

R | 157 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

6.8
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65 Metascore

A biography of sports legend Muhammad Ali, focusing on his triumphs and controversies between 1964 and 1974.

Director: Michael Mann | Stars: Will Smith, Jamie Foxx, Jon Voight, Mario Van Peebles

Votes: 82,839 | Gross: $58.18M

5. The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)

R | 129 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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79 Metascore

A partially idealized film of the controversial pornography publisher and how he became a defender of free speech for all people.

Director: Milos Forman | Stars: Woody Harrelson, Courtney Love, Edward Norton, Brett Harrelson

Votes: 75,662 | Gross: $20.19M

6. Frost/Nixon (2008)

R | 122 min | Biography, Drama

7.7
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80 Metascore

A dramatic retelling of the post-Watergate television interviews between British talk-show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon.

Director: Ron Howard | Stars: Frank Langella, Michael Sheen, Kevin Bacon, Sam Rockwell

Votes: 91,910 | Gross: $18.59M

7. Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005)

PG | 93 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.5
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80 Metascore

Broadcast journalist Edward R. Murrow looks to bring down Senator Joseph McCarthy.

Director: George Clooney | Stars: David Strathairn, George Clooney, Patricia Clarkson, Jeff Daniels

Votes: 86,628 | Gross: $31.50M

8. Nothing But the Truth (I) (2008)

R | 108 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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64 Metascore

In Washington, D.C., a female reporter faces a possible jail sentence for outing a CIA agent and refusing to reveal her source.

Director: Rod Lurie | Stars: Kate Beckinsale, Matt Dillon, Vera Farmiga, Angela Bassett

Votes: 32,140 | Gross: $0.00M

9. Taxi to the Dark Side (2007)

R | 106 min | Documentary, Crime, War

7.6
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82 Metascore

Alex Gibney exposes the haunting details of the USA's torture and interrogation practices during the War in Afghanistan.

Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Alex Gibney, Brian Keith Allen, Moazzam Begg, Christopher Beiring

Votes: 12,072 | Gross: $0.27M

10. Howl (2010)

R | 84 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.8
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63 Metascore

As Allen Ginsberg talks about his life and art, his most famous poem is illustrated in animation while the obscenity trial of the work is dramatized.

Directors: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman | Stars: James Franco, Todd Rotondi, Jon Prescott, Aaron Tveit

Votes: 11,351 | Gross: $0.62M

11. Savannah (2013)

PG-13 | 101 min | Drama, Family, History

6.0
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25 Metascore

SAVANNAH is the true story of Ward Allen, a romantic and bombastic character who rejects his plantation heritage for the freedom of life on a river. Ward navigates the change of early 20th ... See full summary »

Director: Annette Haywood-Carter | Stars: Jim Caviezel, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Jaimie Alexander, Bradley Whitford

Votes: 1,171 | Gross: $0.04M

12. Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight (2013)

97 min | Biography, Drama

6.8
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Ali's biggest match, his fight with the US government. A film about the politics and hubris surrounding the Vietnam War and the revenge exacted on America's greatest sportsman of the 20th century because he refused to fight in that war.

Director: Stephen Frears | Stars: Christopher Plummer, Frank Langella, Ed Begley Jr., Peter Gerety

Votes: 1,967

13. Lackawanna Blues (2005 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 95 min | Drama, Music

7.9
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In a story fueled by rhythm and blues, a young boy's life is shaped by love and the stories of a cast of characters in the boarding house where he lives in 1960s Lackawanna, New York.

Director: George C. Wolfe | Stars: S. Epatha Merkerson, Marcus Carl Franklin, Yasiin Bey, Carmen Ejogo

Votes: 2,061

14. Come See the Paradise (1990)

R | 138 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.7
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The passionate romance between an Irish-American man and a Japanese-American woman is threatened when the Pearl Harbor attacks happen and the woman is forced into a prison camp because of her ethnicity.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Dennis Quaid, Tamlyn Tomita, Sab Shimono, Shizuko Hoshi

Votes: 2,187 | Gross: $0.85M

15. Trumbo (2007)

PG-13 | 96 min | Documentary, Biography

7.5
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71 Metascore

Through a focus on the life of Dalton Trumbo (1905-1976), this film examines the effects on individuals and families of a congressional pursuit of Hollywood Communists after World War II. ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Askin | Stars: Dalton Trumbo, Joan Allen, Brian Dennehy, Michael Douglas

Votes: 885 | Gross: $7.85M

16. Gideon's Trumpet (1980 TV Movie)

104 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.3
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The story of Clarence Earl Gideon and his fight for the right to have publicly funded legal counsel for the needy.

Director: Robert L. Collins | Stars: Henry Fonda, José Ferrer, John Houseman, Fay Wray

Votes: 827

17. Dirty Pictures (2000 TV Movie)

R | 104 min | Drama

6.7
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A Cincinnati museum director goes on trial in 1990 for exhibiting sadomasochistic photographs taken by Robert Mapplethorpe.

Director: Frank Pierson | Stars: James Woods, Ann Marin, Craig T. Nelson, Diana Scarwid

Votes: 714

18. Tying the Knot (2004)

Unrated | 81 min | Documentary, History, Romance

7.4
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65 Metascore

A look at the debate over same sex marriage in the USA. The reasons behind it are illustrated with real life couples that have run afoul of current laws despite varying levels of planning. ... See full summary »

Director: Jim de Sève | Stars: Bob Barr, Mary Bonauto, Brian Brown, Martin Bubbly

Votes: 274 | Gross: $0.04M

19. The Judas Project (1990)

PG-13 | 97 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

3.3
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How would you react if Christ had re-appeared on earth today? Would man kind repeat their mistakes or accept? This movie is about a modernized 2nd coming of Christ. Instead of facing Romans... See full summary »

Director: James H. Barden | Stars: John O'Banion, Ramy Zada, Richard Herd, Gerald Gordon

Votes: 214 | Gross: $2.93M

20. 8: The Mormon Proposition (2010)

R | 80 min | Documentary

7.1
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55 Metascore

A scorching indictment of the Mormon Church's historic involvement in the promotion & passage of California's Proposition 8 and the Mormon religion's secretive, decades-long campaign against LGBT human rights.

Directors: Reed Cowan, Steven Greenstreet | Stars: Spencer Jones, Tyler Barrick, Dustin Lance Black, Linda Williams Stay

Votes: 1,166 | Gross: $0.10M

21. The Divided Heart (1954)

Approved | 89 min | Drama

7.0
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A three-year-old orphan is adopted by a German couple shortly after World War II. On his tenth birthday, he is told that his mother, a Yugoslav refugee, is alive and wants him back. The ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Crichton | Stars: Cornell Borchers, Yvonne Mitchell, Armin Dahlen, Alexander Knox

Votes: 108

22. Proposition 8 Trial Re-Enactment (2010– )

Documentary

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On January 13, 2010, the U.S. Supreme Court blocked the planned YouTube broadcast of the Perry v. Schwarzennegger (Proposition 8) Trial in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District ... See full summary »

Stars: Jim Abele, Jonathan P. Acosta, John Ainsworth, Sachie Alessio

Votes: 14

23. Leftist Fascism (2017 Video)

38 min | Short

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Dinesh D'Souza argues that fascism is a phenomenon of the left, not the right.

Stars: Dinesh D'Souza, Stefan Molyneux

24. William Howard Taft: Public Servant (2014 Video)

16 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

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The career, life, and times of William Howard Taft, the only person to serve as both President of the United States and Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court.

25. The Lord Is Not on Trial Here Today (2010)

56 min | Documentary

7.5
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Director: Jay Rosenstein | Stars: Ed Dessen, Bruce Dierenfield, Walter Feinberg, Dan McCollum

Votes: 22

26. Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (2014– )
Episode: Burwell v. Hobby Lobby (2014)

TV-MA | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

7.6
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John Oliver sheds light on recent Supreme Court cases and discusses gay rights in Uganda with activist Pepe Julian Onziema.

Director: Joe Perota | Stars: John Oliver, Pepe Julian Onziema, Jennifer Stewart, Richard Toth

Votes: 235

27. Moyers & Company (2012– )
Episode: Citizens United: The Sequel (2013)

TV-G | 57 min | News, Talk-Show

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This week, the Supreme Court began its new term and justices heard arguments in McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission. The case has been billed as the successor to the court?s Citizens ... See full summary »

Stars: Bill Moyers, Heather Gerken, Joyce Appleby

28. Moyers & Company (2012– )
Episode: Distracted from Democracy (2013)

TV-G | 57 min | News, Talk-Show

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What keeps American outcry over economic inequality so muted? Weapons of mass distraction.

Stars: Glenn Greenwald, David Gregory, Lyndon Johnson, Marty Kaplan

29. Moyers & Company (2012– )
Episode: Elections for Sale (2012)

TV-G | 57 min | News, Talk-Show

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How American elections are bought and sold, who covers the cost, and how the rest of us pay the price.

Stars: Stephen Colbert, Bill Moyers, Barack Obama, Trevor Potter

30. Longines Chronoscope (1951–1955)
Episode: Episode dated 17 September 1954 (1954)

History, News

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Lesueur and Burdett interview Congressman Kenneth A. Roberts, a Democrat from Alabama. Topics include economic revival and social change in the South, southerners attitudes towards the ... See full summary »

Stars: Winston Burdett, Larry LeSueur, Kenneth A. Roberts

31. Longines Chronoscope (1951–1955)
Episode: Episode dated 25 March 1955 (1955)

History, News

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Lesueur and Cronkite interview Senator James O. Eastland, a Democrat from Mississippi. Topics include discussion about revelations that government witness Harry Matusow lied repeatedly at ... See full summary »

Stars: Walter Cronkite, James Eastland, Larry LeSueur

32. Picket Fences (1992–1996)
Episode: May It Please the Court (1994)

Crime, Drama, Family

6.8
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Carter has submitted a blood test and is thrilled when the result reveals pregnancy. Wambaugh finally gets his life's greatest moment at the Supreme Court in Washington.

Director: Lou Antonio | Stars: Tom Skerritt, Kathy Baker, Costas Mandylor, Lauren Holly

Votes: 11

33. When We Rise (2017)
Episode: Night IV: Part VI and VII (2017)

TV-14 | 42 min | Drama

8.8
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Part VI. 2008. The legalization of same-sex marriage has had a roller coaster of a ride. The latest victory was the California Supreme Court ruling that it is a constitutional right for ... See full summary »

Director: Dustin Lance Black | Stars: Rachel Griffiths, Mary-Louise Parker, Guy Pearce, Michael Kenneth Williams

Votes: 225

34. Race: The Power of an Illusion (2003– )
Episode: The House We Live In (2003)

57 min | Documentary

8.6
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Director: Llewellyn M. Smith | Stars: Eduardo Bonilla-Silva, Bernice Burnett, Eugene Burnett, Dalton Conley

Votes: 7

35. Moyers & Company (2012– )
Episode: The One-Percent Court (2012)

TV-G | 57 min | News, Talk-Show

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The unchecked power of the one-percent court.

Stars: Bill Moyers, Jamie Raskin, Craig Unger, Katrina vanden Heuvel

36. The West Wing (1999–2006)
Episode: The Short List (1999)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama

8.7
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When a Supreme Court justice retires, President Bartlet has a golden opportunity to impact the court's composition by nominating a favorite judge but when further study reveals the ... See full summary »

Director: Bill D'Elia | Stars: Rob Lowe, Moira Kelly, Dulé Hill, Allison Janney

Votes: 503