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1. Gilmore Girls (2000–2007)

TV-PG | 44 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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A drama centering around the relationship between a thirtysomething single mother and her teen daughter living in Stars Hollow, Connecticut.

Creator: Amy Sherman-Palladino | Stars: Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel, Scott Patterson, Keiko Agena

Votes: 63,168

2. American Psycho (2000)

R | 102 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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64 Metascore

A wealthy New York investment banking executive hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he delves deeper into his violent, hedonistic fantasies.

Writers: Bret Easton Ellis, Mary Harron, Guinevere Turner | Director: Mary Harron | Stars: Christian Bale, Justin Theroux, Josh Lucas, Bill Sage

Votes: 355,852 | Gross: $15.05M

3. Lost in Translation (2003)

R | 101 min | Drama

7.8
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89 Metascore

A faded movie star and a neglected young woman form an unlikely bond after crossing paths in Tokyo.

Writer: Sofia Coppola | Director: Sofia Coppola | Stars: Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Giovanni Ribisi, Anna Faris

Votes: 320,453 | Gross: $44.57M

4. The Virgin Suicides (1999)

R | 97 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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76 Metascore

A group of male friends become obsessed with five mysterious sisters who are sheltered by their strict, religious parents in suburban Detroit in the mid-1970s.

Writers: Jeffrey Eugenides, Sofia Coppola | Director: Sofia Coppola | Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Josh Hartnett, James Woods, Kathleen Turner

Votes: 116,482 | Gross: $4.86M

5. Experimenter (2015)

PG-13 | 98 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.6
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81 Metascore

In 1961, famed social psychologist Stanley Milgram conducted a series of radical behavior experiments that tested ordinary humans' willingness to obey authority.

Writer: Michael Almereyda | Director: Michael Almereyda | Stars: John Palladino, Anthony Edwards, Jim Gaffigan, Peter Sarsgaard

Votes: 9,182 | Gross: $0.16M

6. The Good Shepherd (2006)

R | 167 min | Drama, History, Thriller

6.7
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61 Metascore

The tumultuous early history of the Central Intelligence Agency is viewed through the prism of one man's life.

Writer: Eric Roth | Director: Robert De Niro | Stars: Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie Pitt, Robert De Niro, Alec Baldwin

Votes: 86,745 | Gross: $59.90M

7. Accepted (2006)

PG-13 | 93 min | Comedy

6.5
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47 Metascore

A high school slacker who's rejected by every school he applies to opts to create his own institution of higher learning, the South Harmon Institute of Technology, on a rundown piece of property near his hometown.

Writers: Adam Cooper, Bill Collage, Mark Perez | Director: Steve Pink | Stars: Justin Long, Jonah Hill, Blake Lively, Adam Herschman

Votes: 105,231 | Gross: $36.30M

8. The Normal Heart (2014 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 132 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.9
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A gay activist attempts to raise HIV/AIDS awareness during the early 1980s.

Writer: Larry Kramer | Director: Ryan Murphy | Stars: Mark Ruffalo, Jonathan Groff, Frank De Julio, William DeMeritt

Votes: 25,345

9. The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008)

PG-13 | 119 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.2
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63 Metascore

Carmen Lowell is working on the backstage of a play at Yale. When the lead actress, her friend Julia, invites her to Vermont with her to work on a play with a professional cast, she decides... See full summary »

Writers: Elizabeth Chandler, Ann Brashares | Director: Sanaa Hamri | Stars: America Ferrera, Alexis Bledel, Amber Tamblyn, Blake Lively

Votes: 22,241 | Gross: $44.09M

10. Another Earth (2011)

PG-13 | 92 min | Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi

7.0
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66 Metascore

On the night of the discovery of a duplicate Earth in the Solar system, an ambitious young student and an accomplished composer cross paths in a tragic accident.

Writers: Mike Cahill, Brit Marling | Director: Mike Cahill | Stars: Brit Marling, William Mapother, Matthew-Lee Erlbach, DJ Flava

Votes: 71,063 | Gross: $1.32M

11. The Ghost Writer (2010)

PG-13 | 128 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.2
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77 Metascore

A ghostwriter hired to complete the memoirs of a former British prime minister uncovers secrets that put his own life in jeopardy.

Writers: Robert Harris, Roman Polanski | Director: Roman Polanski | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan, Olivia Williams, Jon Bernthal

Votes: 132,150 | Gross: $15.52M

12. Mona Lisa Smile (2003)

PG-13 | 117 min | Drama

6.4
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45 Metascore

A free-thinking art professor teaches conservative 1950s Wellesley girls to question their traditional social roles.

Writers: Lawrence Konner, Mark Rosenthal | Director: Mike Newell | Stars: Julia Roberts, Kirsten Dunst, Julia Stiles, Maggie Gyllenhaal

Votes: 61,322 | Gross: $63.70M

13. Splendor in the Grass (1961)

Unrated | 124 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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A fragile Kansas girl's love for a handsome young man from the town's most powerful family drives her to heartbreak and madness.

Writer: William Inge | Director: Elia Kazan | Stars: Natalie Wood, Warren Beatty, Pat Hingle, Audrey Christie

Votes: 13,522

14. Orange County (2002)

PG-13 | 82 min | Comedy, Drama

6.2
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48 Metascore

A guidance counselor mistakenly sends out the wrong transcripts to Stanford University under the name of an over-achieving high schooler.

Writer: Mike White | Director: Jake Kasdan | Stars: Colin Hanks, Jack Black, Schuyler Fisk, Bret Harrison

Votes: 41,460 | Gross: $41.03M

15. The Company (2007 TV Mini-Series)

286 min | Drama, History, Thriller

7.9
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Real-life figures from the Cold War era mix with a fictional story based on a group of CIA operatives and their counterparts in the KGB, MI6, and the Mossad.

Stars: Chris O'Donnell, Alfred Molina, Michael Keaton, Rory Cochrane

Votes: 3,819

16. My Friend Rockefeller (2015)

86 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

6.3
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Portrait of Christian Gerhartsreiter, who posed as a Rockefeller heir for decades, but who was, in fact, a con artist and a murderer.

Writer: Steffi Kammerer | Director: Steffi Kammerer | Stars: Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter, Dan Banks, Sandra Boss, Meredith Brucker

Votes: 136

17. The Skulls (2000)

PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.6
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24 Metascore

Luke McNamara, a college senior from a working class background joins a secret elitist college fraternity organization called "The Skulls", in hope of gaining acceptance into Harvard Law ... See full summary »

Writer: John Pogue | Director: Rob Cohen | Stars: Joshua Jackson, Paul Walker, Hill Harper, Leslie Bibb

Votes: 26,806 | Gross: $35.01M

18. Head in the Clouds (2004)

R | 132 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.6
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40 Metascore

HEAD IN THE CLOUDS is a sweeping romantic drama set in 1930's England, Paris, and Spain. Gilda Bessé shares her Paris apartment with an Irish schoolteacher, Guy Malyon, and Mia, a refugee ... See full summary »

Writer: John Duigan | Director: John Duigan | Stars: Charlize Theron, Stuart Townsend, Penélope Cruz, Thomas Kretschmann

Votes: 12,545 | Gross: $0.40M

19. Running on Empty (1988)

PG-13 | 116 min | Crime, Drama, Music

7.7
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The eldest son of a fugitive family comes of age and wants to live a life of his own.

Writer: Naomi Foner | Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: River Phoenix, Christine Lahti, Judd Hirsch, Jonas Abry

Votes: 10,225 | Gross: $2.84M

20. Chances Are (1989)

PG | 108 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

6.4
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This is a fiercely tender, sparkly sleeper gem, with stellar cast, about spirituality, the unconditional nature of the soul mate, loyalty and love and an alternate view to death.

Writers: Perry Howze, Randy Howze | Director: Emile Ardolino | Stars: Cybill Shepherd, Robert Downey Jr., Ryan O'Neal, Mary Stuart Masterson

Votes: 8,519 | Gross: $16.28M

21. Laws of Attraction (2004)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Romance

5.9
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38 Metascore

Amidst a sea of litigation, two New York City divorce lawyers find love.

Writers: Aline Brosh McKenna, Robert Harling | Director: Peter Howitt | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Julianne Moore, Parker Posey, Michael Sheen

Votes: 18,721 | Gross: $17.85M

22. Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)

Approved | 113 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.7
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In the year before the 1904 St Louis World's Fair, the four Smith daughters learn lessons of life and love, even as they prepare for a reluctant move to New York.

Writers: Irving Brecher, Fred F. Finklehoffe, Sally Benson | Director: Vincente Minnelli | Stars: Judy Garland, Margaret O'Brien, Mary Astor, Lucille Bremer

Votes: 14,933 | Gross: $7.57M

23. Volunteers (1985)

R | 107 min | Comedy

5.4
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Lawrence is a rich kid with a bad accent and a large debt. After his father refuses to help him out, Lawrence escapes his angry debtors by jumping on a Peace Corp flight to Southeast Asia, ... See full summary »

Writers: Keith Critchlow, Ken Levine, David Isaacs | Director: Nicholas Meyer | Stars: Tom Hanks, John Candy, Rita Wilson, Tim Thomerson

Votes: 6,596

24. Hawaii (1966)

Approved | 189 min | Drama

6.5
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An American missionary and his wife travel to the exotic island kingdom of Hawaii, intent on converting the natives. But the clash between the two cultures is too great and instead of understanding there comes tragedy.

Writers: James A. Michener, Dalton Trumbo, Daniel Taradash | Director: George Roy Hill | Stars: Julie Andrews, Max von Sydow, Richard Harris, Gene Hackman

Votes: 2,057

25. Bamboozled (2000)

R | 135 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

6.5
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50 Metascore

A frustrated African-American TV writer proposes a blackface minstrel show in protest, but to his chagrin it becomes a hit.

Writer: Spike Lee | Director: Spike Lee | Stars: Damon Wayans, Savion Glover, Jada Pinkett Smith, Michael Rapaport

Votes: 8,703 | Gross: $2.19M

26. The Great Gatsby (2000 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama, Romance

5.8
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Stock broker Nick Carraway consents to play Cupid for his rich married cousin Daisy Buchanan and her former love, nouveau riche Jay Gatsby.

Writers: F. Scott Fitzgerald, John J. McLaughlin | Director: Robert Markowitz | Stars: Mira Sorvino, Toby Stephens, Paul Rudd, Martin Donovan

Votes: 1,493

27. Night and Day (1946)

Approved | 128 min | Biography, Drama, Musical

6.2
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The fictionalized biography of composer Cole Porter from his days at Yale in the 1910s through the height of his success to the 1940s. The film's attempted biography matches many public ... See full summary »

Writers: Charles Hoffman, Leo Townsend, William Bowers, Jack Moffitt | Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Cary Grant, Alexis Smith, Monty Woolley, Ginny Simms

Votes: 2,087

28. Doing Time on Maple Drive (1992 TV Movie)

92 min | Drama

7.1
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Absent father, alcoholic brother Tim try to cope with life.

Writer: James Duff | Director: Ken Olin | Stars: James Sikking, Bibi Besch, William McNamara, Jayne Brook

Votes: 1,852

29. Tarzan's Desert Mystery (1943)

Passed | 70 min | Adventure

7.0
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A letter from Jane, who is nursing British troops, asks Tarzan's help in obtaining a malaria serum extractable from jungle plants. Tarzan and Boy set out across the desert looking for the ... See full summary »

Writers: Edward T. Lowe Jr., Carroll Young, Edgar Rice Burroughs | Director: Wilhelm Thiele | Stars: Johnny Weissmuller, Nancy Kelly, Johnny Sheffield, Otto Kruger

Votes: 1,632

30. I as in Icarus (1979)

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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After the recently re-elected President of a fictitious state has been assassinated, one of the members of the investigation committee refuses to sign the final report and is given the task... See full summary »

Writers: Didier Decoin, Henri Verneuil | Director: Henri Verneuil | Stars: Yves Montand, Michel Albertini, Roland Amstutz, Jean-Pierre Bagot

Votes: 2,374

31. For the Bible Tells Me So (2007)

Unrated | 95 min | Documentary

7.9
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73 Metascore

An exploration of the intersection between religion and homosexuality in the U.S. and how the religious right has used its interpretation of the Bible to stigmatize the gay community.

Writers: Daniel G. Karslake, Helen R. Mendoza | Director: Daniel G. Karslake | Stars: Imogene Robinson, Victor Robinson, Gene Robinson, Isabella 'Boo' McDaniel

Votes: 4,016 | Gross: $0.31M

32. Tenure (2008)

R | 89 min | Comedy

6.1
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A college professor competes for tenure with a hot-shot female colleague.

Writer: Mike Million | Director: Mike Million | Stars: Luke Wilson, Gretchen Mol, David Koechner, Sasha Alexander

Votes: 2,230

33. Pigskin Parade (1936)

Approved | 93 min | Comedy, Musical, Sport

6.3
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Married coaches Slug and Bessie find hillbilly football tosser Amos and the team gets invited to the Yale Bowl.

Writers: Harry Tugend, Jack Yellen, William M. Conselman, Arthur Sheekman, Nat Perrin, Mark Kelly | Director: David Butler | Stars: Stuart Erwin, Patsy Kelly, Jack Haley, The Yacht Club Boys

Votes: 482

34. Admissions (2004)

PG | Drama

6.3
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The Brighton has a traumatic drama in the breast of their family: the twenty years old Emily Brighton is intellectually disabled due to a fall when she was one, and her overprotective ... See full summary »

Writer: Dawn O'Leary | Director: Melissa Painter | Stars: Lauren Ambrose, Amy Madigan, Christopher Lloyd, Fran Kranz

Votes: 260

35. Direct Order (2003)

55 min | Documentary

6.8
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The United States Military is using an experimental drug on our men and women in uniform, and it is killing them.

Writer: Scott Miller | Director: Scott Miller | Stars: Michael Douglas, Rick Otto

Votes: 13

36. Love, Honor and Behave (1938)

71 min | Drama

5.4
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A woman raises her son Ted to be a good loser, in effect creating a weakling who never asserts himself. Even after marrying his childhood sweetheart Barbara and assuming family obligations,... See full summary »

Writers: Clements Ripley, Michael Jacoby, Robert Buckner, Lawrence Kimble, Stephen Vincent Benet | Director: Stanley Logan | Stars: Wayne Morris, Priscilla Lane, John Litel, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 98

37. Harvard Beats Yale 29-29 (2008)

PG | 105 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport

7.2
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79 Metascore

On November 23, 1968, Yale and Harvard's undefeated football teams met in Cambridge, with Yale heavily favored. Contemporary interviews with 30 men who played that day mix with game footage... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Rafferty | Stars: Don Gillis, Bruce Freeman, Ted Skowronski, Ted Livingston

Votes: 548 | Gross: $0.27M

38. Flight (1929)

110 min | Adventure

6.2
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A Marine flyer and his flight school mentor fall for the same beautiful nurse.

Writers: Ralph Graves, Frank Capra | Director: Frank Capra | Stars: Jack Holt, Lila Lee, Ralph Graves, Joe Bordeaux

Votes: 184

39. The Millionaires' Unit

Documentary | Post-production

Seven years in the making and filmed on three continents, The Millionaires' Unit documentary tells the dramatic story of a group of Yale students who were the first to fly for America in WW1, some of them making the ultimate sacrifice.

Writer: Darroch Greer | Directors: Darroch Greer, Ron King | Stars: Bruce Dern, Jake McLean, Kevin Joy, Gregory Hoyt

40. The Young Rajah (1922)

Passed | 54 min | Romance, Drama

7.1
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A young man raised in the American South discovers he is an Indian prince whose throne was taken by usurpers.

Writers: Alethea Luce, John Ames Mitchell, June Mathis | Director: Phil Rosen | Stars: Rudolph Valentino, Wanda Hawley, Pat Moore, Charles Ogle

Votes: 314

41. Huddle (1932)

Passed | 103 min | Drama, Romance

5.8
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Tony, the son of Italian immigrants, works in a smoky steel mill in Gary, Indiana. He wins a company scholarship which will enable him to attend Yale college. Over the four years of his ... See full summary »

Writers: Francis Wallace, Walton Hall Smith, C. Gardner Sullivan, Robert Lee Johnson, Arthur S. Hyman, Crilly Butler, Elbridge Anderson | Director: Sam Wood | Stars: Ramon Novarro, Madge Evans, Una Merkel, Ralph Graves

Votes: 131

42. The Sport Parade (1932)

Passed | 64 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

6.1
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Spoiled sports hero learns hard lessons.

Writers: Corey Ford, Francis M. Cockrell, Jerry Horwin | Director: Dudley Murphy | Stars: Joel McCrea, Marian Marsh, William Gargan, Robert Benchley

Votes: 110

43. Three Syllables (2008)

Not Rated | 8 min | Short

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Tristan is in love with a girl who works at a newspaper stand in a train station. The only problem? In three years, he's only been able to work up the courage to utter three syllables to her.

Writer: Christopher Adler | Director: Christopher Ripley | Stars: Darlene McCullough, Alexander Newman-Wise, Marty Rod

44. On the Road with Duke Ellington (1974)

57 min | Documentary, Music

7.2
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Director: Robert Drew | Stars: Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Mercer Ellington, Don Morrow

Votes: 17

45. The Ash Can Fleet (1939)

Approved | 11 min | Short, Biography, War

7.0
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Story of Colonial American David Bushnell, inventor of the submarine and depth charge.

Writer: Herman Hoffman | Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: James Bush, Lester Dorr, Gladden James, Claude King

Votes: 26

47. Peacock Feathers (1925)

Drama

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Writers: Temple Bailey, Svend Gade, James O. Spearing | Director: Svend Gade | Stars: Jacqueline Logan, Cullen Landis, Ward Crane, George Fawcett

48. The Moth and the Flame (1915)

Drama

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Writer: Clyde Fitch | Director: Sidney Olcott | Stars: Stewart Baird, Adele Ray, Edwin Mordant, Bradley Barker

50. The Wasp (1918)

Comedy, Drama

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Writer: Willard Mack | Director: Lionel Belmore | Stars: Kitty Gordon, Rockliffe Fellowes, Charles Gerry, Zadee Burbank