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1. The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

R | 180 min | Biography, Comedy, Crime

8.3
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75 Metascore

Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, from his rise to a wealthy stock-broker living the high life to his fall involving crime, corruption and the federal government.

Writers: Terence Winter, Jordan Belfort | Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie, Matthew McConaughey

2. Sex and the City 2 (2010)

R | 146 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

4.1
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27 Metascore

While wrestling with the pressures of life, love, and work in Manhattan, Carrie, Miranda, and Charlotte join Samantha for a trip to Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates), where Samantha's ex is filming a new movie.

Writers: Michael Patrick King, Candace Bushnell, Darren Star | Director: Michael Patrick King | Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon

3. At the Devil's Door (VI) (2014)

91 min | Horror

5.0
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47 Metascore

When ambitious young real estate agent Leigh is asked to sell a house with a checkered past, she crosses paths with a disturbed girl whom she learns is the runaway daughter of the couple ... See full summary »

Writer: Nicholas McCarthy | Director: Nicholas McCarthy | Stars: Ava Acres, Arshad Aslam, Jan Broberg, Rob Brownstein

4. Adventureland (2009)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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76 Metascore

In the summer of 1987, a college graduate takes a 'nowhere' job at his local amusement park, only to find it's the perfect course to get him prepared for the real world.

Writer: Greg Mottola | Director: Greg Mottola | Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Ryan Reynolds, Kelsey Ford

5. 13 Going on 30 (2004)

PG-13 | 98 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

6.1
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57 Metascore

A 13 year old girl plays a game on her 13th birthday and wakes up the next day as a 30 year old woman.

Writers: Josh Goldsmith, Cathy Yuspa | Director: Gary Winick | Stars: Jennifer Garner, Mark Ruffalo, Judy Greer, Andy Serkis

6. Precious (II) (2009)

R | 110 min | Drama

7.4
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79 Metascore

In New York City's Harlem circa 1987, an overweight, abused, illiterate teen who is pregnant with her second child is invited to enroll in an alternative school in hopes that her life can head in a new direction.

Writers: Geoffrey Fletcher, Sapphire | Director: Lee Daniels | Stars: Gabourey Sidibe, Mo'Nique, Paula Patton, Mariah Carey

7. When Harry Met Sally... (1989)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.6
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76 Metascore

Harry and Sally have known each other for years, and are very good friends, but they fear sex would ruin the friendship.

Writer: Nora Ephron | Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan, Carrie Fisher, Bruno Kirby

8. Chasing Mavericks (2012)

PG | 116 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.1
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45 Metascore

When young Jay Moriarity discovers that the mythic Mavericks surf break, one of the biggest waves on Earth, exists just miles from his Santa Cruz home, he enlists the help of local legend Frosty Hesson to train him to survive it.

Writers: Kario Salem, Jim Meenaghan, Brandon Hooper | Directors: Michael Apted, Curtis Hanson | Stars: Jonny Weston, Gerard Butler, Elisabeth Shue, Abigail Spencer

9. Mysterious Skin (2004)

NC-17 | 105 min | Drama

7.7
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73 Metascore

A teenage hustler and a young man obsessed with alien abductions cross paths, together discovering a horrible, liberating truth.

Writers: Gregg Araki, Scott Heim | Director: Gregg Araki | Stars: Brady Corbet, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Elisabeth Shue, Chase Ellison

10. Dirty Girl (2010)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama

6.5
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37 Metascore

It's 1987 and Danielle, the high school 'Dirty Girl', is running away. With her is chubby, gay Clarke, a bag of flour called Joan and a Walkman full of glorious '80s tunes.

Writer: Abe Sylvia | Director: Abe Sylvia | Stars: Juno Temple, Jeremy Dozier, Milla Jovovich, Zach Lasry

11. 1987 (2014)

105 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

7.6
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In 1987, Ricardo 17. That summer, Ricardo has a busy schedule: lose his virginity, find a way to get into bars, have a car, spend time with friends. To make money fast, Ricardo decides to ... See full summary »

Writer: Ricardo Trogi | Director: Ricardo Trogi | Stars: Jean-Carl Boucher, Sandrine Bisson, Claudio Colangelo, Rose Adam

12. 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007)

Not Rated | 113 min | Drama

7.9
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97 Metascore

A woman assists her friend in arranging an illegal abortion in 1980s Romania.

Writers: Cristian Mungiu, Razvan Radulescu | Director: Cristian Mungiu | Stars: Anamaria Marinca, Vlad Ivanov, Laura Vasiliu, Alexandru Potocean

13. Paris Is Burning (1990)

R | 71 min | Documentary

8.0
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A chronicle of New York's drag scene in the 1980s, focusing on balls, voguing and the ambitions and dreams of those who gave the era its warmth and vitality.

Director: Jennie Livingston | Stars: André Christian, Dorian Corey, Paris Duprée, David The Father Xtravaganza

14. Adam & Steve (2005)

R | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

6.0
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48 Metascore

Follows two New York city couples -- one heterosexual and one gay who explore the peaks and the valleys of their respective relationships.

Writer: Craig Chester | Director: Craig Chester | Stars: Craig Chester, Malcolm Gets, Parker Posey, Chris Kattan

15. I Am a Sex Addict (2005)

Not Rated | 98 min | Biography, Comedy, Romance

6.1
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62 Metascore

Autobiographical comedy about a recovering sex addict, about his obsession with prostitutes, and how that affected his relationships and his life altogether.

Writer: Caveh Zahedi | Director: Caveh Zahedi | Stars: Caveh Zahedi, Christoff Colas, Rebecca Lord, Lindsey Tjian

16. Peppermint Candy (1999)

129 min | Drama

8.0
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Consists of five phases of a man's life about why he committed suicide in the end.

Writer: Chang-dong Lee | Director: Chang-dong Lee | Stars: Kyung-gu Sol, Yeo-jin Kim, Jung Suh, So-ri Moon

17. Honest Man: The Life of R. Budd Dwyer (2010)

76 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

7.4
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Honest Man: the Life of R. Budd Dwyer is a movie about politics and corruption, suicide and survival. Four years in the making, it explores the scandal that led an honest, hard-working man ... See full summary »

Writers: James Dirschberger, Adam Wroblewski | Director: James Dirschberger | Stars: Dyan Dwyer, Joanne Dwyer, R. Budd Dwyer, Robert Dwyer

18. A Story of Yonosuke (2013)

160 min | Drama

7.6
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Were people's lives changed by having known Yonosuke?

Writers: Shûichi Yoshida, Shirô Maeda | Director: Shûichi Okita | Stars: Kengo Kôra, Yuriko Yoshitaka, Gô Ayano, Sôsuke Ikematsu

19. Rouge (1987)

93 min | Drama, Fantasy, Music

7.4
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Fleur is the blue angel in one of Hong Kong's "flower houses" - bordellos and night clubs of the 1930's. A detached and beautiful performer, she falls in love with Twelfth Master Chan, heir... See full summary »

Writers: Tai An-Ping Chiu, Pik Wah Lee | Director: Stanley Kwan | Stars: Leslie Cheung, Anita Mui, Alex Man, Emily Chu

20. Shut Up Little Man! An Audio Misadventure (2011)

Unrated | 90 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy

6.6
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57 Metascore

When two friends tape-recorded the fights of their violently noisy neighbors, they accidentally created one of the world's first 'viral' pop-culture sensations.

Writer: Matthew Bate | Director: Matthew Bate | Stars: Eddie Lee Sausage, Mitch Deprey, Daniel Clowes, Ivan Brunetti

21. My Brother... Nikhil (2005)

120 min | Drama, Sport

7.5
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Famous swimmer Nikhil Kapoor (Suri) deals with the repercussions of announcing the fact that he has HIV/AIDS.

Writers: Onir, Amitabh Verma | Director: Onir | Stars: Sanjay Suri, Juhi Chawla, Purab Kohli, Victor Banerjee

22. Stepping Razor: Red X (1993)

103 min | Documentary

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On a fall night in 1987, three men forced their way into Peter Tosh's home in Kingston, Jamaica. Inside, they drew guns and forced their way upstairs where they confronted Tosh and some ... See full summary »

Writer: Nicholas Campbell | Director: Nicholas Campbell | Stars: Edward 'Bigs' Allen, Lloyd 'Rocky' Allen, Andrea Davis, Sandra Dkiror

23. Everything's Cool (2007)

89 min | Documentary

6.8
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54 Metascore

For the past two decades researchers, activists, scientists, and progressive politicians have struggled to rouse the public and the federal government to take action on global warming. ... See full summary »

Directors: Daniel B. Gold, Judith Helfand | Stars: Daniel B. Gold, Ross Gelbspan, Bill McKibben, John 'Bish' Neuhauser

24. Citizen Jane (2014)

16 min | Short, Drama | Completed

Canadian Forces Base, 1987 Private Jane Cross is quickly noticed during her training by Master Corporal Maryann Kirk, and for more than her skills on the battlefield. Meanwhile the military... See full summary »

Writers: Erin Flegg, Cari Green | Director: Cari Green | Stars: Aliyah O'Brien, Mike Dopud, Paula Giroday, Alison Wandzura

25. The Boys on the Bus (1987 Video)

Unrated | 90 min | Documentary, Sport

7.9
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Follows the Edmonton Oilers through the 1986-87 NHL Hockey season, as they battle towards their third Stanley Cup.

Director: Bob McKeown | Stars: Glenn Anderson, Paul Coffey, Grant Fuhr, Randy Gregg

26. Eighty Letters (2011)

75 min | Drama, Family

6.6
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The story takes place in Czechoslovakia in 1987. The father has defected to England and the mother and her son are planning to leave the country to reunite with him. The film is told ... See full summary »

Writers: Jirí Soukup, Václav Kadrnka | Director: Václav Kadrnka | Stars: Zuzana Lapcíková, Martin Pavlus, Gerald Turner, Andrea Miltner

27. Bread and Circuses (2011)

94 min | Comedy

6.6
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Bread and Circuses is a comedy with a sent of nostalgia about socialistic Yugoslavia's last breaths looking forward into brighter future days than they appear to be at the moment.

Writers: Jasa Sketelj, Matjaz Sketelj, Barbara Zemljic | Director: Klemen Dvornik | Stars: Jonas Znidarsic, Peter Musevski, Sasa Pavcek, Jurij Drevensek

28. 1987 NBA All-Star Game (1987 TV Movie)

Sport

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Stars: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Mark Aguirre, Charles Barkley, Larry Bird

29. Election 1987 (1987 TV Movie)

News

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BBC's coverage of the 1987 General Election in the UK, that saw Margaret Thatcher's Conservative party win its third consecutive election.

Writer: James Hogan | Director: Chris Fox | Stars: David Dimbleby, Peter Snow, Robin Day, Anthony King

30. A három növér (1991)

116 min | Comedy, Drama

4.9
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In a small Russian town at the turn of the century, three sisters (Olga, Irina, and Masha) and their brother Andrei live but dream daily of their return to their former home in Moscow, ... See full summary »

Writers: Anton Chekhov, Andor Lukáts | Director: Andor Lukáts | Stars: Eszter Csákányi, Ildikó Tóth, Enikö Börcsök, Anna Ráckevei

31. Science Crazed (1991 Video)

Horror, Comedy

3.5
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A mad scientist injects a woman with an untested growth serum. She dies, but gives birth to a full-grown monster.

Writer: Ron Switzer | Director: Ron Switzer | Stars: Cameron Klein, Tony Della Ventura, Robin Hartsell, Catherine Bruhier

32. Vaalit 87 (1987– )

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Stars: Pekka Oksala, Leif Salmén, Esko Helle, Kalevi Sorsa

33. 12 näkökulmaa (2011)

55 min | Documentary

6.4
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Writer: Jarmo Lampela | Director: Jarmo Lampela | Stars: Ahti Ahonen, Kaisu Mikkola, Jussi Helminen, Outi Nyytäjä

34. Beat Child 1987 (2013)

130 min | Documentary, Music

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Director: Teru Satô | Stars: Kyosuke Himuro, Tomoyasu Hotei, Yôji Ichikawa, Hiroto Kômoto

35. Robot Chicken (2005– )
Episode: 1987 (2006)

TV-MA | 11 min | Animation, Comedy

7.1
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Twinkie the Kid dispenses justice and lead! Popular board games from Chutes and Ladders to Hungry Hungry Hippos get turned into action-packed feature films. Meet Skeletor's dentist, Mo-Larr... See full summary »

Creators: Seth Green, Matthew Senreich | Director: Douglas Goldstein | Stars: Seth Green, Scott Adsit, Leah Ann Cevoli, Miguel Ferrer

36. Pawn Stars (2009– )
Episode: Ah, Shoot! (2011)

TV-PG | Reality-TV

7.1
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An Ansel Adams print has an unexpected past. A Jaguar gets some special treatment. A customer has some big money and wants to sell.

Writers: Brian Greene, Greg Volk | Director: Jairus Cobb | Stars: Corey Harrison, Richard Harrison, Rick Harrison, Danny Koker

37. River Monsters (2009– )
Episode: Alligator Gar (2009)

Documentary

7.5
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Jeremy is on the hunt for an armor plated, 300 pound, river fish suspected of being a man-eater that lives, can you believe it, in the United States.

Director: Charlotte Jones | Star: Jeremy Wade

38. The F.B.I. Files (1998–2009)
Episode: Deadly Threat (2002)

TV-PG | Documentary, Biography, Crime

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Writers: Lisa Feit, Mark Marabella, Allison Erkelens | Director: Stuart Taylor | Stars: James Kallstrom, Susan Rae, Anthony Call, Dennis Bolum

39. The F.B.I. Files (1998–2009)
Episode: Death in Alaska (1998)

TV-PG | Documentary, Biography, Crime

7.6
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Anchorage police and FBI agents build an irrefutable forensic case against pedophile Kirby Anthony who brutally raped and murdered Nancy Newman and her two children in a homicidal rage. The... See full summary »

Writer: Karen Gilmour | Director: Stuart Taylor | Stars: James Kallstrom, Anthony Call, Lee Michaels

40. First Among Equals (1986– )
Episode: Episode #1.9 (1986)

Drama

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When Libyan dissidents capture a British navy vessel, the government scrambles to find a solution to the crisis. As foreign secretary, Charles champions a diplomatic approach; Simon, the ... See full summary »

Writers: Jeffrey Archer, Derek Marlowe | Director: Brian Mills | Stars: Joan Bakewell, Geoffrey Banks, Jane Booker, Bernard Brown

41. Air Emergency (2003– )
Episode: I'm the Problem (2012)

Documentary, Drama, History

7.9
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See how one man's rage led to two minutes of terror for 42 passengers and crew aboard PSA Flight 1771.

Writer: Greg Gransden | Director: P.J. Naworynski | Stars: Stephen Bogaert, Matthew Olver, Jonathan Purdon, Jennifer-Juniper Angeli

42. In Search of the Constitution (1987– )
Episode: In the Beginning (1987)

Not Rated | 58 min | Documentary, History

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Historians Forrest McDonald, Michael Kammen, and Olive Taylor go behind the Constitutional Convention's closed doors to reveal the framers' values and assumptions.

Director: Vern Diamond | Stars: Michael Kammen, Forrest McDonald, Bill Moyers, Olive Taylor

43. Dogfights (2005– )
Episode: The Last Gunfighter (2006)

Documentary, History, War

7.4
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This program is practically a promotional video for the pilot pleasing F-8 Crusader. The effectiveness of this aircraft in early engagements against the MiG-17 including Dick Sahaffert's 10... See full summary »

Writers: Doug Miller, Douglas Miller | Director: Robert Kirk

44. Friends (1994–2004)
Episode: The One with the Thanksgiving Flashbacks (1998)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

9.0
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The friends had a great Thanksgiving dinner and remember their worst Thanksgivings they ever had. Chandler tells Monica he loves her.

Creators: David Crane, Marta Kauffman | Director: Kevin Bright | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc