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1. Supernatural (2005– )

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.6
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Two brothers follow their father's footsteps as "hunters" fighting evil supernatural beings of many kinds including monsters, demons, and gods that roam the earth.

Stars: Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Jim Beaver, Misha Collins

Votes: 302,317

2. Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)

R | 129 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.7
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58 Metascore

A spy organization recruits an unrefined, but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program, just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.

Director: Matthew Vaughn | Stars: Colin Firth, Taron Egerton, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Caine

Votes: 432,219 | Gross: $128.25M

3. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)

PG-13 | 130 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

8.1
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87 Metascore

Harry, Ron and Hermione search for Voldemort's remaining Horcruxes in their effort to destroy the Dark Lord as the final battle rages on at Hogwarts.

Director: David Yates | Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Michael Gambon

Votes: 582,456 | Gross: $380.96M

4. Terminator Genisys (2015)

PG-13 | 126 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.5
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38 Metascore

When John Connor, leader of the human resistance, sends Sgt. Kyle Reese back to 1984 to protect Sarah Connor and safeguard the future, an unexpected turn of events creates a fractured timeline.

Director: Alan Taylor | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jason Clarke, Emilia Clarke, Jai Courtney

Votes: 202,615 | Gross: $89.73M

5. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)

PG-13 | 146 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

7.7
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65 Metascore

As Harry races against time and evil to destroy the Horcruxes, he uncovers the existence of three most powerful objects in the wizarding world: the Deathly Hallows.

Director: David Yates | Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Bill Nighy

Votes: 352,799 | Gross: $294.98M

6. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)

PG | 153 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

7.5
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78 Metascore

As Harry Potter begins his sixth year at Hogwarts, he discovers an old book marked as "the property of the Half-Blood Prince" and begins to learn more about Lord Voldemort's dark past.

Director: David Yates | Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Michael Gambon

Votes: 346,722 | Gross: $301.96M

7. Old Boy (2013)

R | 104 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

5.8
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49 Metascore

Obsessed with vengeance, a man sets out to find out why he was kidnapped and locked into solitary confinement for twenty years without reason.

Director: Spike Lee | Stars: Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Olsen, Samuel L. Jackson, Sharlto Copley

Votes: 54,006

8. Escape from New York (1981)

R | 99 min | Action, Sci-Fi

7.2
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In 1997, when the U.S. president crashes into Manhattan, now a giant maximum security prison, a convicted bank robber is sent in to rescue him.

Director: John Carpenter | Stars: Kurt Russell, Lee Van Cleef, Ernest Borgnine, Donald Pleasence

Votes: 95,961 | Gross: $25.24M

9. Batman & Robin (1997)

PG-13 | 125 min | Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

3.7
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28 Metascore

Batman and Robin try to keep their relationship together even as they must stop Mr. Freeze and Poison Ivy from freezing Gotham City.

Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, George Clooney, Chris O'Donnell, Uma Thurman

Votes: 196,891 | Gross: $107.29M

10. Rush Hour (1998)

PG-13 | 98 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.9
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60 Metascore

A loyal and dedicated Hong Kong inspector teams up with a reckless and loudmouthed LAPD detective to rescue the Chinese Consul's kidnapped daughter, while trying to arrest a dangerous crime lord along the way.

Director: Brett Ratner | Stars: Jackie Chan, Chris Tucker, Ken Leung, Tom Wilkinson

Votes: 195,962 | Gross: $141.15M

11. Rumor Has It... (2005)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.5
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35 Metascore

Sarah Huttinger is a woman who learns that her family was the inspiration for the book and film "The Graduate" -- and that she just might be the offspring of the well-documented event.

Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Mark Ruffalo, Shirley MacLaine, Kevin Costner

Votes: 42,691 | Gross: $43.00M

12. Predator 2 (1990)

R | 108 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.2
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Amidst a territorial gang war in 1997, a sophisticated alien hunter stalks the citizens of Los Angeles and the only man between him and his prey is veteran L.A.P.D. officer, Lieutenant Mike Harrigan.

Director: Stephen Hopkins | Stars: Danny Glover, Gary Busey, Kevin Peter Hall, Rubén Blades

Votes: 111,758 | Gross: $30.67M

13. Time After Time (1979)

PG | 112 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.2
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H.G. Wells pursues Jack the Ripper to the 20th Century when the serial murderer uses the future writer's time machine to escape his time period.

Director: Nicholas Meyer | Stars: Malcolm McDowell, Mary Steenburgen, David Warner, Charles Cioffi

Votes: 12,412

14. Turbo Kid (2015)

Unrated | 93 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.7
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60 Metascore

In a post-apocalyptic wasteland in 1997, a comic book fan adopts the persona of his favourite hero to save his enthusiastic friend and fight a tyrannical overlord.

Directors: François Simard, Anouk Whissell, Yoann-Karl Whissell | Stars: Munro Chambers, Laurence Leboeuf, Michael Ironside, Edwin Wright

Votes: 18,771 | Gross: $0.05M

15. The Debt (I) (2010)

R | 113 min | Drama, Thriller

6.9
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65 Metascore

In 1965, three Mossad agents cross into East Berlin to apprehend a notorious Nazi war criminal. Thirty years later, the secrets the agents share come back to haunt them.

Director: John Madden | Stars: Helen Mirren, Sam Worthington, Tom Wilkinson, Ciarán Hinds

Votes: 56,910 | Gross: $31.15M

16. The Queen (2006)

PG-13 | 103 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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91 Metascore

After the death of Princess Diana, Queen Elizabeth II struggles with her reaction to a sequence of events nobody could have predicted.

Director: Stephen Frears | Stars: Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen, James Cromwell, Alex Jennings

Votes: 88,798 | Gross: $56.44M

17. 88 Minutes (2007)

R | 108 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.9
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17 Metascore

On the day that a serial killer that he helped put away is supposed to be executed, a noted forensic psychologist and college professor receives a call informing him that he has 88 minutes left to live.

Director: Jon Avnet | Stars: Al Pacino, Alicia Witt, Ben McKenzie, Leelee Sobieski

Votes: 67,299 | Gross: $16.93M

18. Kill Your Friends (2015)

103 min | Comedy, Crime, Thriller

6.1
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45 Metascore

An A&R man working at the height of the Britpop music craze goes to extremes in order to find his next hit.

Director: Owen Harris | Stars: Nicholas Hoult, Thomas Conroy, James Corden, Georgia King

Votes: 6,033

19. Searching for Sugar Man (2012)

PG-13 | 86 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

8.2
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79 Metascore

Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock n roller, Rodriguez.

Director: Malik Bendjelloul | Stars: Rodriguez, Stephen 'Sugar' Segerman, Dennis Coffey, Mike Theodore

Votes: 51,643 | Gross: $3.70M

20. Middle Men (2009)

R | 105 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.6
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60 Metascore

Chronicles Jack Harris, one of the pioneers of internet commerce, as he wrestles with his morals and struggles not to drown in a sea of conmen, mobsters, drug addicts, and pornstars.

Director: George Gallo | Stars: Luke Wilson, Giovanni Ribisi, Gabriel Macht, James Caan

Votes: 33,460 | Gross: $0.72M

21. Happy Together (1997)

96 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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69 Metascore

Yiu-Fai and Po-Wing arrive in Argentina from Hong Kong and take to the road for a holiday. Something is wrong and their relationship goes adrift. A disillusioned Yiu-Fai starts working at a... See full summary »

Director: Kar-Wai Wong | Stars: Leslie Cheung, Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Chen Chang, Gregory Dayton

Votes: 15,941 | Gross: $0.19M

22. Desert Flower (2009)

R | 120 min | Biography, Drama

7.4
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54 Metascore

The autobiography of a Somalian nomad circumcised at 3, sold in marriage at 13, fled from Africa a while later to become finally an American supermodel and is now at the age of 38, the UN ... See full summary »

Director: Sherry Hormann | Stars: Soraya Omar-Scego, Idriss Abdillahi Houfaneh, Awa Saïd Darar, Roun Daher Aïnan

Votes: 9,465 | Gross: $0.04M

23. Night Skies (2007)

R | 85 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

4.7
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On March 13th, 1997 one of the largest UFO sightings ever recorded took place across the southwestern United States. The event became known as the 'Phoenix Lights' and was witnessed by ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Knyrim | Stars: Jason Connery, A.J. Cook, George Stults, Ashley Peldon

Votes: 2,296

24. Dinosaur 13 (2014)

PG | 95 min | Documentary

7.2
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66 Metascore

A documentary about the discovery of the largest Tyrannosaurus Rex fossil ever found.

Director: Todd Douglas Miller | Stars: Stan Adelstein, Lanice Archer, Robert Bakker, Philip Currie

Votes: 2,918

25. Degenerate (2012)

81 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.4
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Four punks flee the city after a night of violence. Seeking refuge in the Arizona desert, they will find that their friendships can only stretch so far.

Director: Phil Thurman | Stars: Mike Butters, Brian Callaway, Mark Craig, Kevin Crowther

Votes: 11

26. For Sale (1998)

100 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

6.6
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A Private detective is hired to trace a woman who ran away and disappeared on her wedding day. The movie follows him and recounts the story of her life through her eyes and the eyes of those interviewed by the detective.

Director: Laetitia Masson | Stars: Sandrine Kiberlain, Sergio Castellitto, Jean-François Stévenin, Aurore Clément

Votes: 511

27. Hong Kong 97 (1994)

R | 91 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

5.8
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Hong Kong 97 takes place, appropriately enough, in Hong Kong right before the transfer of power from Britain to China. Reginald Cameron, an assassin affiliated with a large corporation with... See full summary »

Director: Albert Pyun | Stars: Robert Patrick, Brion James, Tim Thomerson, Ming-Na Wen

Votes: 980

28. After Tiller (2013)

PG-13 | 85 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

7.5
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75 Metascore

After the assassination of Dr. George Tiller in Kansas in 2009, there are a limited number of doctors left in the country who provide third-trimester abortions for women. AFTER TILLER moves... See full summary »

Directors: Martha Shane, Lana Wilson | Stars: George Tiller, Warren Hern, Leroy Carhart, Susan Robinson

Votes: 865 | Gross: $0.07M

29. Beauty Is Embarrassing (2012)

88 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy

7.5
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72 Metascore

A documentary on the life and current times of artist Wayne White.

Director: Neil Berkeley | Stars: Wayne White, Mimi Pond, Paul Reubens, Mark Mothersbaugh

Votes: 945

30. The Murder of Princess Diana (2007 TV Movie)

120 min | Biography, Drama

5.1
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A fictionalized account of the events leading up to the tragic car accident that claimed the lives of Princess Diana, her companion Dodi Fayed and their chauffeur in a Paris tunnel.

Director: John Strickland | Stars: Jennifer Morrison, Grégori Derangère, Kevin McNally, François Marthouret

Votes: 412

31. Aprile (1998)

78 min | Biography, Comedy

6.9
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Nanni Moretti takes a comic look at the ebbs and flows of his life as he becomes a father for the first time. He struggles with distractions while trying to make a documentary of the Italian national elections.

Director: Nanni Moretti | Stars: Nanni Moretti, Silvio Orlando, Silvia Nono, Pietro Moretti

Votes: 2,290

32. Unlawful Killing (2011)

Documentary

7.6
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A documentary about the allegedly conspiratorial killing of Diana, Princess of Wales and Dodi Fayed

Director: Keith Allen | Stars: Keith Allen, Piers Morgan, Mohamed Al-Fayed, Howard Stern

Votes: 262

33. Manhunt: The Inside Story of the Hunt for Bin Laden (2013)

TV-14 | 102 min | Documentary, History, War

6.9
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Filled with testimony and recollections from actual C.I.A. agents, this in-depth account reveals the remarkable true story of the pursuit of the world's most notorious terrorist, Osama bin Laden.

Director: Greg Barker | Star: Nada Bakos

Votes: 717

34. Alone with Mr. Carter (2011)

17 min | Short, Drama, Romance

7.2
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In 1997, the year Ellen DeGeneres comes out, John is a boy who dreams of becoming a cop. He wants to confide in his neighbor, Mr. Carter, that he is secretly in love with him. Time is of ... See full summary »

Director: Jean Pierre Bergeron | Stars: Robert Naylor, Paul James Saunders, Claudia Ferri, Judith Baribeau

Votes: 52

35. The Verve: Bitter Sweet Symphony (1997 Video)

5 min | Short, Music

7.9
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Music video by The Verve performing Bitter Sweet Symphony.

Director: Walter A. Stern | Stars: The Verve, Richard Ashcroft, Simon Jones, Nick McCabe

Votes: 132

36. Irrefutable Proof That Alex Jones Is Bill Hicks (2014 Video)

33 min | Documentary, Short, News

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Stars: Mark Dice, Bill Hicks, Alex Jones, Darrin McBreen

37. Spice Girls: Live in Istanbul (1997 Video)

90 min | Documentary, Music

7.6
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Director: David Barnard | Stars: Spice Girls, Geri Horner, Victoria Beckham, Melanie Brown

Votes: 159

38. Living with Lions (1999 Video)

167 min | Documentary, Sport

8.9
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Documentary covering the British & Irish Lions' rugby team's successful tour to South Africa in 1997.

Directors: Duncan Humphreys, Fred Rees | Stars: Neil Back, Allan Bateman, Nick Beal, John Bentley

Votes: 30

39. Un amore (1999)

97 min | Romance

6.7
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Twenty years of the relationship between a man and a woman. We start in the present, as they are both married to other people and are having an adulterous affair with each other. Then we ... See full summary »

Director: Gianluca Maria Tavarelli | Stars: Lorenza Indovina, Fabrizio Gifuni, Luciano Federico, Roberta Lena

Votes: 126

40. U2: PopMart Live from Mexico City (1997)

Unrated | 127 min | Documentary, Music

8.3
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A concert film capturing legendary Irish rock band U2's 1997 Popmart Tour live in Mexico City

Director: David Mallet | Stars: Bono, Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen Jr., The Edge

Votes: 589

41. Catatonia: I Am the Mob (1997 Video)

3 min | Short, Music

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Director: Kevin Allen | Stars: Catatonia, Paul Jones, Cerys Matthews, Owen Powell

42. Fatal Twisters: A Season of Fury (1999 TV Movie)

Documentary

5.7
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Director: Vince DiPersio | Stars: Russ Barfield, Bob Benner, Carol Benner, Roger Christiana

Votes: 12

43. Oasis: Don't Go Away (1997 Video)

5 min | Short, Music

5.6
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Director: Nigel Dick | Stars: Oasis, Paul Arthurs, Liam Gallagher, Noel Gallagher

Votes: 9

44. Limites (1998)

48 min | Documentary

5.6
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An exploration of homoeroticism in male nude photography as told from the point of view of the photographer and his models.

Director: José Torrealba | Stars: Carlos Quiroz, Albertico, Daniel Beaulieu, Trevor Tejada Bergés

Votes: 8

45. Melinda: First Lady of Magic (1997 TV Special)

45 min | Family, Fantasy

8.3
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Director: Steve Binder | Stars: Melinda Saxe, Shelley Long, Kelsey Mulrooney, Al Unser Jr.

Votes: 7

46. Shadow Dancer: The Secret of Shinobi (1990 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Fantasy

7.1
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A young ninja and his dog take on the thugs of the Neo-Zeed Corporation and their boss the Union Lizard.

Votes: 37

47. Super Furry Animals: Demons (1997 Video)

5 min | Short, Music

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Director: Brian Cannon | Stars: Super Furry Animals, Huw Bunford, Cian Ciaran, Dafydd Ieuan

48. Karaoke Night (2007)

10 min | Short, Comedy

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A 1990's college kid tries to win his ex-girlfriend back at a karaoke bar.

Director: Jason Michael Brescia | Stars: Andreas Robichaux, Diana Fraser, Sean Tsaconas, Alex Rouch

49. Oasis: Right Here Right Now (1997 TV Movie)

43 min | Documentary, Music

8.1
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Documentary following Oasis as they discuss their recent career, revisit their old neighbourhood in Manchester, and perform songs from their forthcoming album, "Be Here Now".

Director: Mike Connolly | Stars: Oasis, Noel Gallagher, Liam Gallagher, Paul McGuigan

Votes: 15

50. Smash Hits Poll Winners Party 1997 (1997 TV Special)

Music

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Stars: Louise Redknapp, 911, All Saints, Peter Andre

Votes: 13