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1. Annie (1982)

PG | 127 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.4
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39 Metascore

A young orphan girl's adventures in finding a family that will take her.

Writers: Carol Sobieski, Thomas Meehan | Director: John Huston | Stars: Aileen Quinn, Albert Finney, Carol Burnett, Ann Reinking

2. Big Fish (2003)

PG-13 | 125 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

8.0
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58 Metascore

A son learns the truth about his father.

Writers: Daniel Wallace, John August | Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup, Jessica Lange

3. Chicago (2002)

PG-13 | 113 min | Comedy, Crime, Musical

7.2
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82 Metascore

Murderesses Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart find themselves on death row together and fight for the fame that will keep them from the gallows in 1920s Chicago.

Writers: Bill Condon, Bob Fosse, Fred Ebb, Maurine Dallas Watkins | Director: Rob Marshall | Stars: Renée Zellweger, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Richard Gere, Taye Diggs

4. Dead Silence (2007)

R | 89 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.2
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34 Metascore

A widower returns to his hometown to search for answers to his wife's murder, which may be linked to the ghost of a murdered ventriloquist.

Writers: Leigh Whannell, James Wan | Director: James Wan | Stars: Ryan Kwanten, Amber Valletta, Donnie Wahlberg, Michael Fairman

5. Dinner for Schmucks (2010)

PG-13 | 114 min | Comedy

5.9
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56 Metascore

When he finds out that his work superiors host a dinner celebrating the idiocy of their guests, a rising executive questions it when he's invited, just as he befriends a man who would be the perfect guest.

Writers: David Guion, Michael Handelman, Francis Veber | Director: Jay Roach | Stars: Steve Carell, Paul Rudd, Stephanie Szostak, Zach Galifianakis

6. A Very Long Engagement (2004)

R | 133 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

7.7
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76 Metascore

Tells the story of a young woman's relentless search for her fiancé, who has disappeared from the trenches of the Somme during World War One.

Writers: Sébastien Japrisot, Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Guillaume Laurant | Director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet | Stars: Audrey Tautou, Gaspard Ulliel, Jodie Foster, Dominique Pinon

7. Seed of Chucky (2004)

R | 87 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

4.9
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46 Metascore

Chuck (Brad Dourif) and Tiff (Jennifer Tilly) return, resurrected by their son (Billy Boyd), and hit Hollywood in the fifth film of the CHILD'S PLAY series.

Writer: Don Mancini | Director: Don Mancini | Stars: Jennifer Tilly, Brad Dourif, John Waters, Billy Boyd

8. Best in Show (2000)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy

7.5
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78 Metascore

A colorful array of characters competes at a national dog show.

Writers: Christopher Guest, Eugene Levy | Director: Christopher Guest | Stars: Fred Willard, Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, Jennifer Coolidge

9. Bugsy Malone (1976)

G | 93 min | Comedy, Crime, Family

6.8
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The classic gangster story of Bugsy Malone told with an all child cast.

Writer: Alan Parker | Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Jodie Foster, Scott Baio, Florrie Dugger, John Cassisi

10. 1941 (1979)

PG | 118 min | Action, Comedy, War

5.9
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Hysterical Californians prepare for a Japanese invasion in the days after Pearl Harbor.

Writers: Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale, John Milius | Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Treat Williams, Nancy Allen

11. Soap (1977–1981)

30 min | Comedy

8.2
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The soap-operish antics of two families: the Campbells and the Tates.

Stars: Rod Roddy, Katherine Helmond, Richard Mulligan, Cathryn Damon

12. Coming Home (1978)

R | 127 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.4
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A woman whose husband is fighting in Vietnam falls in love with another man who suffered a paralyzing combat injury there.

Writers: Waldo Salt, Robert C. Jones, Nancy Dowd | Director: Hal Ashby | Stars: Jane Fonda, Jon Voight, Bruce Dern, Penelope Milford

13. The Illusionist (2010)

PG | 80 min | Animation, Drama

7.5
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82 Metascore

A French illusionist finds himself out of work and travels to Scotland, where he meets a young woman. Their ensuing adventure changes both their lives forever.

Writers: Sylvain Chomet, Jacques Tati | Director: Sylvain Chomet | Stars: Jean-Claude Donda, Eilidh Rankin, Duncan MacNeil, Raymond Mearns

14. Pecker (1998)

R | 87 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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66 Metascore

A Baltimore sandwich shop employee becomes an overnight sensation when photographs he's taken of his weird family become the latest rage in the art world. The young man is called "Pecker" ... See full summary »

Writer: John Waters | Director: John Waters | Stars: Edward Furlong, Christina Ricci, Bess Armstrong, Mark Joy

15. For Your Consideration (2006)

PG-13 | 86 min | Comedy

6.3
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68 Metascore

Three actors learn that their respective performances in the film "Home for Purim," a drama set in the mid-1940s American South, are generating award-season buzz.

Writers: Christopher Guest, Eugene Levy | Director: Christopher Guest | Stars: Catherine O'Hara, Parker Posey, Christopher Guest, Ricky Gervais

16. The Aristocrats (2005)

Unrated | 89 min | Documentary, Comedy

6.4
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72 Metascore

One hundred superstar comedians tell the same very, VERY dirty, filthy joke--one shared privately by comics since Vaudeville.

Director: Paul Provenza | Stars: George Carlin, Don Rickles, Chris Rock, Chris Albrecht

17. The Ten (2007)

R | 96 min | Comedy

5.1
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50 Metascore

Ten stories, each inspired by one of the ten commandments.

Writers: Ken Marino, David Wain | Director: David Wain | Stars: Paul Rudd, Jessica Alba, Winona Ryder, Adam Brody

18. Dummy (2002)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.9
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48 Metascore

An ex-office worker becomes a ventriloquist, leading to a date with his unemployment counselor; but his quirky family and a gauche female friend may thwart his new career and love life.

Writer: Greg Pritikin | Director: Greg Pritikin | Stars: Adrien Brody, Milla Jovovich, Illeana Douglas, Vera Farmiga

19. Magic (1978)

R | 107 min | Horror

6.8
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A ventriloquist is at the mercy of his vicious dummy while he tries to renew a romance with his high school sweetheart.

Writer: William Goldman | Director: Richard Attenborough | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Ann-Margret, Burgess Meredith, Ed Lauter

20. Broadway Danny Rose (1984)

PG | 84 min | Comedy

7.5
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In his attempts to reconcile a lounge singer with his mistress, a hapless talent agent is mistaken as her lover by a jealous gangster.

Writer: Woody Allen | Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, Nick Apollo Forte, Sandy Baron

21. Death Defying Acts (2007)

PG | 97 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

5.9
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48 Metascore

On a tour of Britain in 1926, Harry Houdini enters into a passionate affair with a psychic out to con the famous magician.

Writers: Tony Grisoni, Brian Ward | Director: Gillian Armstrong | Stars: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Guy Pearce, Timothy Spall, Saoirse Ronan

22. Cradle Will Rock (1999)

R | 132 min | Drama

6.9
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64 Metascore

A true story of politics and art in the 1930s U.S., focusing on a leftist musical drama and attempts to stop its production.

Writer: Tim Robbins | Director: Tim Robbins | Stars: Hank Azaria, Rubén Blades, Joan Cusack, John Cusack

23. Jeff Dunham's Very Special Christmas Special (2008 TV Movie)

85 min | Comedy

7.7
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The multi-platinum selling comedian performs his first holiday-themed stand-up special with his friends.

Writer: Jeff Dunham | Director: Michael Simon | Stars: Jeff Dunham, Brian Haner

24. The Immortals (1995)

R | 98 min | Crime, Drama, Action

5.7
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A seedy nightclub owner recruits eight violent gangsters for an elaborate heist, but when they all begin to compare notes, they find they're pawns in a dangerous game of doublecross.

Writers: Kevin Bernhardt, Elie Samaha | Director: Brian Grant | Stars: Eric Roberts, Joe Pantoliano, Tia Carrere, Tony Curtis

25. When a Stranger Calls Back (1993 TV Movie)

R | 94 min | Horror, Thriller

6.4
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A young babysitter, all alone in the house with two children asleep above, is bothered by a stranger. Unfortunately, the phone's dead...

Writers: Fred Walton, Steve Feke | Director: Fred Walton | Stars: Carol Kane, Charles Durning, Jill Schoelen, Gene Lythgow

26. The In-Laws (1979)

PG | 103 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.4
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In preparation for his daughter's wedding, dentist Sheldon Kornpett meets Vince Ricardo, the groom's father. Vince, a manic fellow who claims to be a government agent, then proceeds to drag... See full summary »

Writer: Andrew Bergman | Director: Arthur Hiller | Stars: Peter Falk, Alan Arkin, Richard Libertini, Nancy Dussault

27. Jeff Dunham: All Over the Map (2014 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 83 min | Comedy

6.5
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In this documentary/stand-up special, Jeff takes his friends in the suitcase all around the world, performing in places such as Iceland, Norway, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, London, and Israel.

Writer: Jeff Dunham | Directors: Rob Dipple, Robb Dipple | Star: Jeff Dunham

28. The Men's Club (1986)

R | 101 min | Drama

4.4
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A group of men get together to form a "discussion group". They share their feelings about women, life, love, and work. The party gets rowdier and rowdier, and then the wife returns home. ... See full summary »

Writer: Leonard Michaels | Director: Peter Medak | Stars: David Dukes, Richard Jordan, Harvey Keitel, Frank Langella

29. What's Up, Tiger Lily? (1966)

PG | 80 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

6.1
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In comic Woody Allen's film debut, he took the Japanese action film "International Secret Police: Key of Keys" and re-dubbed it, changing the plot to make it revolve around a secret egg salad recipe.

Writers: Woody Allen, Julie Bennett, Frank Buxton, Louise Lasser, Len Maxwell, Mickey Rose, Ben Shapiro, Bryna Wilson | Directors: Woody Allen, Senkichi Taniguchi | Stars: Woody Allen, The Lovin' Spoonful, Frank Buxton, Len Maxwell

30. All's Faire in Love (2009)

PG-13 | 104 min | Comedy

5.0
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17 Metascore

Two rival Medieval shows vie for supremacy in the world of Renaissance Faires.

Writers: R.A. White, Scott Marshall, Jeffrey Ray Wine | Director: Scott Marshall | Stars: Christina Ricci, Owen Benjamin, Ann-Margret, Matthew Lillard

31. Terror Firmer (1999)

R | 124 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

6.2
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24 Metascore

A homicidal maniac is on the loose in the city and the low budget film crew on a Troma movie have the power to stop them.

Writers: Patrick Cassidy, Douglas Buck, Lloyd Kaufman, James Gunn | Director: Lloyd Kaufman | Stars: Will Keenan, Alyce LaTourelle, Lloyd Kaufman, Trent Haaga

32. Mickey and the Beanstalk (1947)

29 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

7.7
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Mickey, Donald, and Goofy live in a land where everything is dried up and dead. The only food they have is one loaf of bread, even Donald's plans of killing their cow fail. So Mickey ... See full summary »

Writers: Joe Rinaldi, Bill Peet, Homer Brightman, Frank Tashlin | Directors: Hamilton Luske, Bill Roberts | Stars: Walt Disney, Clarence Nash, Pinto Colvig, Sterling Holloway

33. Jeff Dunham: Spark of Insanity (2007 TV Special)

Not Rated | 80 min | Comedy

8.2
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Jeff Dunham and his socially reckless "suitcase posse" are back in this highly anticipated follow-up to Arguing with Myself, his breakthrough television special! What's next? An ALL NEW ... See full summary »

Writer: Jeff Dunham | Director: Michael Simon | Stars: Jeff Dunham, Paige Dunham

34. The Night Is Young (1986)

Unrated | 105 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.3
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74 Metascore

Marc (Michel Piccoli) recruits Alex (Denis Lavant), son of his former, now dead colleague. Alex is a card shark with a big dream to go out to the world and leave his own mark. His ... See full summary »

Writer: Leos Carax | Director: Leos Carax | Stars: Michel Piccoli, Juliette Binoche, Denis Lavant, Hans Meyer

35. Pin (1988)

R | 103 min | Horror, Thriller

6.7
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In this low-budget descendant of Psycho, Ursula and Leon are sister and brother, living alone, save for a large wooden puppet they call "Pin" (for Pinocchio). When Ursula starts hanging ... See full summary »

Writers: Sandor Stern, Andrew Neiderman | Director: Sandor Stern | Stars: David Hewlett, Cynthia Preston, Terry O'Quinn, Bronwen Mantel

36. Jeff Dunham: Controlled Chaos (2011 TV Movie)

97 min | Comedy

7.5
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Ventriloquist and comic Jeff Dunham takes to the stage to provide fresh comedic material with his classic puppets Walter, Peanut, Jose Jalapeño and Achmed, as well as with two never-before-seen characters with their own unique quirks.

Writer: Jeff Dunham | Directors: Michael Simon, Matthew McNeil | Star: Jeff Dunham

37. Dead of Night (1945)

Approved | 77 min | Horror

7.7
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An architect senses impending doom as his half-remembered recurring dream turns into reality. The guests at the country house encourage him to stay as they take turns telling supernatural tales.

Writers: H.G. Wells, E.F. Benson, John Baines, Angus MacPhail, T.E.B. Clarke | Directors: Alberto Cavalcanti, Charles Crichton, Basil Dearden, Robert Hamer | Stars: Mervyn Johns, Michael Redgrave, Roland Culver, Mary Merrall

38. Jeff Dunham: Arguing with Myself (2006 TV Special)

Not Rated | 76 min | Comedy

8.2
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Jeff and his characters Walter, Peanut, José Jalapeño, Bubba J, and Sweet Daddy Dee for a live show.

Writer: Jeff Dunham | Director: Manny Rodriguez | Star: Jeff Dunham

39. Jeff Dunham: Minding the Monsters (2012 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 80 min | Comedy

7.0
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Jeff Dunham's Minding the Monsters brings together your favorites-- Walter, Peanut, Bubba J, Jose Jalapeno... On a Steek!, and Achmed the Dead Terrorist as you've never seen them before! ... See full summary »

Writer: Jeff Dunham | Director: Manny Rodriguez | Star: Jeff Dunham

40. The Ventriloquist (I) (2012)

11 min | Short

7.5
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A ventriloquist struggles to survive with no audience while he becomes lonely- his only friend his puppet.

Writer: Benjamin Leavitt | Director: Benjamin Leavitt | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Erin Cahill, Patti Allison, Bronwyn Cornelius

41. Stage Door Canteen (1943)

Passed | 132 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.7
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"Dakota," a young soldier on a pass in New York City, visits the famed Stage Door Canteen, where famous stars of the theatre and films appear and host a recreational center for servicemen ... See full summary »

Writer: Delmer Daves | Director: Frank Borzage | Stars: Cheryl Walker, William Terry, Judith Anderson, Kenny Baker

42. Scooby-Doo! Stage Fright (2013 Video)

75 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

7.0
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Writers: Douglas Langdale, Candie Langdale | Director: Victor Cook | Stars: Isabella Acres, Troy Baker, Eric Bauza, Jeff Bennett

43. Don't Make Waves (1967)

Approved | 97 min | Comedy

6.1
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New York tourist Tony Curtis falls asleep on a Southern California beach on his first night in the West and wakes up to The New Phantasmagoria--catamarans, surfers (including a dog), ... See full summary »

Writers: George Kirgo, Maurice Richlin, Ira Wallach | Director: Alexander Mackendrick | Stars: Tony Curtis, Claudia Cardinale, Robert Webber, Joanna Barnes

44. Knock on Wood (1954)

Approved | 103 min | Comedy

6.9
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Ventriloquist Jerry Morgan has to see another love affair fail. The reason: when the relationship reaches the point when it is time to discuss marriage, his doll Clarence becomes mean and ... See full summary »

Writers: Norman Panama, Melvin Frank | Directors: Melvin Frank, Norman Panama | Stars: Danny Kaye, Mai Zetterling, Torin Thatcher, David Burns

45. Variety Lights (1950)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama, Music, Romance

7.3
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A beautiful but ambitious young woman joins a traveling troupe of third-rate vaudevillians and inadvertently causes jealousy and emotional crises.

Writers: Federico Fellini, Alberto Lattuada, Tullio Pinelli | Directors: Federico Fellini, Alberto Lattuada | Stars: Peppino De Filippo, Carla Del Poggio, Giulietta Masina, John Kitzmiller

46. Go for It (1983)

107 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.1
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Two men meet each other in a strange situation and end up being mistaken for robbers first, for secret service agents later.

Writer: Marco Barboni | Director: Enzo Barboni | Stars: Terence Hill, Bud Spencer, Buffy Dee, David Huddleston

47. Devil Doll (1964)

81 min | Horror

3.8
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An evil hyponotist/ventriloquist plots to gain an heiress' millions.

Writers: Ronald Kinnoch, Charles F. Vetter, Frederick E. Smith | Director: Lindsay Shonteff | Stars: Bryant Haliday, William Sylvester, Yvonne Romain, Sandra Dorne

48. Fun & Fancy Free (1947)

Approved | 70 min | Animation, Family, Music

6.8
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Jiminy Cricket hosts two Disney animated shorts: "Bongo," about a circus bear escaping to the wild, and "Mickey and the Beanstalk," a take on the famous fairy tale.

Writers: Homer Brightman, Harry Reeves, Ted Sears, Lance Nolley, Eldon Dedini, Tom Oreb, Sinclair Lewis | Stars: Edgar Bergen, Dinah Shore, Charlie McCarthy, Mortimer Snerd

49. Mr. Moto's Last Warning (1939)

Approved | 71 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.6
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Moto thwarts a ruthless band of international agents who try to foment an international incident by mining the entrance to the Suez Canal and blaming the British.

Writers: John P. Marquand, Philip MacDonald, Norman Foster | Director: Norman Foster | Stars: Peter Lorre, Ricardo Cortez, Virginia Field, John Carradine

50. The Last Request (I) (2006)

R | 91 min | Comedy

3.7
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Pop's last request is for his sons to continue the family name. When his brother dies trying, Jeff leaves the seminary and encounters crazy women and odd ball characters.

Writer: John DeBellis | Director: John DeBellis | Stars: T.R. Knight, Danny Aiello, Mario Cantone, Frank Vincent