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1. Spotlight (I) (2015)

R | 128 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

8.1
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93 Metascore

The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.

Director: Tom McCarthy | Stars: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber

Votes: 209,111 | Gross: $44.99M

2. Zoolander 2 (2016)

PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy

4.8
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34 Metascore

Derek and Hansel are lured into modeling again, in Rome, where they find themselves the target of a sinister conspiracy.

Director: Ben Stiller | Stars: Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Penélope Cruz, Will Ferrell

Votes: 37,768 | Gross: $28.84M

3. American Sniper (2014)

R | 133 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.3
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72 Metascore

Navy S.E.A.L. sniper Chris Kyle's pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and turns him into a legend. Back home to his wife and kids after four tours of duty, however, Chris finds that it is the war he can't leave behind.

Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Kyle Gallner, Cole Konis

Votes: 329,842 | Gross: $350.12M

4. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

G | 149 min | Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.3
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86 Metascore

Humanity finds a mysterious, obviously artificial object buried beneath the Lunar surface and, with the intelligent computer H.A.L. 9000, sets off on a quest.

Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester, Daniel Richter

Votes: 432,669 | Gross: $56.72M

5. Argo (2012)

R | 120 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.7
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86 Metascore

Acting under the cover of a Hollywood producer scouting a location for a science fiction film, a CIA agent launches a dangerous operation to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the U.S. hostage crisis in Iran in 1980.

Director: Ben Affleck | Stars: Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, John Goodman, Alan Arkin

Votes: 456,640 | Gross: $136.02M

6. The Night Before (2015)

R | 101 min | Comedy

6.5
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58 Metascore

On Christmas eve, three lifelong friends spend the night in New York City looking for the Holy Grail of Christmas parties.

Director: Jonathan Levine | Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Jillian Bell, Lizzy Caplan

Votes: 34,110 | Gross: $43.04M

7. Oldboy (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: 51,643

8. Jobs (2013)

PG-13 | 128 min | Biography, Drama

5.9
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44 Metascore

The story of Steve Jobs' ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century.

Director: Joshua Michael Stern | Stars: Ashton Kutcher, Dermot Mulroney, Josh Gad, Lukas Haas

Votes: 77,438 | Gross: $16.12M

9. Planet of the Apes (2001)

PG-13 | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

5.7
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50 Metascore

An Air Force astronaut crash lands on a mysterious planet where evolved, talking apes dominate a race of primitive humans.

Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Helena Bonham Carter, Tim Roth, Michael Clarke Duncan

Votes: 178,585 | Gross: $180.01M

10. Remember Me (2010)

PG-13 | 113 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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40 Metascore

A romantic drama centered on two new lovers: Tyler, whose parents have split in the wake of his brother's suicide, and Ally, who lives each day to the fullest since witnessing her mother's murder.

Director: Allen Coulter | Stars: Robert Pattinson, Emilie de Ravin, Caitlyn Rund, Moisés Acevedo

Votes: 114,884 | Gross: $19.06M

11. United 93 (2006)

R | 111 min | Drama, History, Thriller

7.6
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90 Metascore

A real-time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on September 11th, 2001 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot.

Director: Paul Greengrass | Stars: David Alan Basche, Olivia Thirlby, Liza Colón-Zayas, J.J. Johnson

Votes: 84,201 | Gross: $31.47M

12. Lord of War (2005)

R | 122 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.6
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62 Metascore

An arms dealer confronts the morality of his work as he is being chased by an Interpol agent.

Director: Andrew Niccol | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Ethan Hawke, Jared Leto, Bridget Moynahan

Votes: 249,852 | Gross: $24.13M

13. Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2011)

PG-13 | 129 min | Adventure, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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46 Metascore

A nine-year-old amateur inventor, Francophile, and pacifist searches New York City for the lock that matches a mysterious key left behind by his father, who died in the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.

Director: Stephen Daldry | Stars: Thomas Horn, Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock, Max von Sydow

Votes: 82,155 | Gross: $31.84M

14. Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)

PG-13 | 105 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.2
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57 Metascore

Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.

Director: Kenneth Branagh | Stars: Chris Pine, Kevin Costner, Keira Knightley, Kenneth Branagh

Votes: 99,833 | Gross: $50.55M

15. Good Kill (2014)

R | 102 min | Drama, Thriller

6.4
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63 Metascore

A family man begins to question the ethics of his job as a drone pilot.

Director: Andrew Niccol | Stars: Ethan Hawke, January Jones, Zoë Kravitz, Fatima El Bahraquy

Votes: 16,250 | Gross: $0.32M

16. Inside Job (2010)

PG-13 | 105 min | Documentary, Crime

8.3
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88 Metascore

Takes a closer look at what brought about the 2008 financial meltdown.

Director: Charles Ferguson | Stars: Matt Damon, William Ackman, Daniel Alpert, Jonathan Alpert

Votes: 55,913 | Gross: $4.31M

17. Fair Game (I) (2010)

PG-13 | 108 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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69 Metascore

CIA operative Valerie Plame discovers her identity is allegedly leaked by the government as payback for an op-ed article her husband wrote criticizing the Bush administration.

Director: Doug Liman | Stars: Naomi Watts, Sean Penn, Sonya Davison, Vanessa Chong

Votes: 38,816 | Gross: $9.53M

18. Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (2015)

Not Rated | 119 min | Documentary

8.1
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80 Metascore

An in-depth look at the inner-workings of the Church of Scientology.

Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Paul Haggis, Jason Beghe, Spanky Taylor, David Miscavige

Votes: 24,740

19. Breach (2007)

PG-13 | 110 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.0
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74 Metascore

FBI upstart Eric O'Neill enters into a power game with his boss, Robert Hanssen, an agent who was put on trial for selling secrets to the Soviet Union.

Director: Billy Ray | Stars: Chris Cooper, Ryan Phillippe, Dennis Haysbert, Laura Linney

Votes: 52,499 | Gross: $32.96M

20. Into the Abyss (2011)

PG-13 | 107 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama

7.3
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74 Metascore

Conversations with death row inmate Michael Perry and those affected by his crime serve as an examination of why people - and the state - kill.

Director: Werner Herzog | Stars: Werner Herzog, Richard Lopez, Michael Perry, Damon Hall

Votes: 12,684 | Gross: $0.22M

21. The Road to Guantanamo (2006)

R | 95 min | Documentary, Drama, War

7.5
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64 Metascore

Part drama, part documentary, The Road to Guantánamo focuses on the Tipton Three, a trio of British Muslims who were held in Guantanamo Bay for two years until they were released without charge.

Directors: Mat Whitecross, Michael Winterbottom | Stars: Riz Ahmed, Farhad Harun, Waqar Siddiqui, Arfan Usman

Votes: 10,488 | Gross: $0.32M

22. The High Sun (2015)

123 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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Three different love stories, set in three consecutive decades, in two neighbouring Balkan villages burdened with a long history of inter-ethnic hatred: this is a film about the dangers - and the enduring strength - of forbidden love.

Director: Dalibor Matanic | Stars: Tihana Lazovic, Goran Markovic, Nives Ivankovic, Dado Cosic

Votes: 1,496

23. Mausam (2011)

161 min | Drama, Romance

4.7
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A war, religious conflicts, and misunderstandings create obstacles for a couple of different faiths.

Director: Pankaj Kapur | Stars: Shahid Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, Anupam Kher, Supriya Pathak

Votes: 4,354 | Gross: $0.73M

24. Don't Tell (2017)

110 min | Drama | Post-production

With help from a local lawyer, a young abuse survivor finds the courage to speak out when having a voice is her only option.

Director: Tori Garrett | Stars: Jack Thompson, Aden Young, Sara West, Rachel Griffiths

25. SK1 (2014)

120 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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An investigation by a young inspector who quickly becomes obsessed with stopping a monster.

Director: Frédéric Tellier | Stars: Raphaël Personnaz, Nathalie Baye, Olivier Gourmet, Michel Vuillermoz

Votes: 1,119 | Gross: $0.01M

26. Beloved (2011)

Not Rated | 133 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

6.2
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55 Metascore

In London, a mother and daughter navigate their respective romances: Madeline rekindles an affair from thirty years earlier, while her daughter Vera is caught between a musician who cannot commit and her ex, who still pines for her.

Director: Christophe Honoré | Stars: Catherine Deneuve, Ludivine Sagnier, Chiara Mastroianni, Paul Schneider

Votes: 1,904 | Gross: $0.12M

27. In This World (2002)

R | 88 min | Drama

7.5
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75 Metascore

In February 2002 in the Shamshatoo Refugee Camp in the North West Frontier Province in Pakistan, there are 53,000 refugees living in sub-human conditions since 1979 with the Soviet Union ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Winterbottom | Stars: Jamal Udin Torabi, Enayatullah, Imran Paracha, Hiddayatullah

Votes: 3,734

28. All About Lily Chou-Chou (2001)

146 min | Crime, Drama, Music

7.7
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73 Metascore

The problematic lives of teenager students for whom the singer Lily Chou-Chou's dreamy music is the only way to escape an alienating, violent and insensitive society.

Director: Shunji Iwai | Stars: Hayato Ichihara, Shûgo Oshinari, Ayumi Itô, Takao Ohsawa

Votes: 6,272 | Gross: $0.02M

29. The Anatomy of a Great Deception (2014)

92 min | Documentary, History, Thriller

8.1
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A deep investigation of 9/11/2001 Wolrd Trade Center attacks made by an ordinary man.

Director: David Hooper | Stars: Roland Angle, Stephen Barasch, George W. Bush, Andrew Card

Votes: 114

30. 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: 685

31. The Appeared (2007)

TV-MA | 120 min | Horror

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One night Malena and Pablo, a sister and brother traveling together in Argentina, discover a diary that details crimes committed twenty years ago. That same night, the past and present ... See full summary »

Director: Paco Cabezas | Stars: Ruth Díaz, Javier Pereira, Pablo Cedrón, Leonora Balcarce

Votes: 1,336

32. A Talking Picture (2003)

96 min | Comedy, Drama, History

6.7
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75 Metascore

Lisbon, Marseilles, Naples, Athens, Istanbul, Cairo, Aden, and Bombay. Along with a university teacher and her little daughter, we embark on a long journey, experiencing different cultures and civilizations.

Director: Manoel de Oliveira | Stars: Leonor Silveira, Filipa de Almeida, John Malkovich, Catherine Deneuve

Votes: 1,698 | Gross: $0.01M

33. Unmistaken Child (2008)

102 min | Documentary

7.7
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66 Metascore

In Nepal, a venerable monk, Geshe Lama Konchog, dies and one of his disciples, a youthful monk named Tenzin Zopa, searches for his master's reincarnation. The film follows his search to the... See full summary »

Director: Nati Baratz | Star: Tenzin Zopa

Votes: 626 | Gross: $0.30M

34. Loggerheads (2005)

PG-13 | 95 min | Drama

7.2
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62 Metascore

Three overlapping stories of estranged families in three regions of North Carolina.

Director: Tim Kirkman | Stars: Kip Pardue, Michael Kelly, Tess Harper, Adrian Lee

Votes: 1,485

35. Piché: entre ciel et terre (2010)

107 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.0
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Toronto, August 2001. Commander Robert Piche left Pearson Airport heading for Lisbon on an Airbus 330. Due to a significant fuel loss, he was headed for an almost certain crash. However, he... See full summary »

Director: Sylvain Archambault | Stars: Michel Côté, Maxime Le Flaguais, Léo Arguello, Gouchy Boy

Votes: 364

36. Las viudas de los jueves (2009)

122 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.0
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In a gated community, where everyone seems to have it all, secrets start to come out.

Director: Marcelo Piñeyro | Stars: Rafael Aieta, Ernesto Alterio, Juan Diego Botto, Gloria Carrá

Votes: 714

37. Chasing Freedom (2004 TV Movie)

R | 120 min | Drama

6.7
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A lawyer reluctantly takes on the pro bono asylum case of a woman who has fled the brutal Taliban regieme in Afghanistan and arrived in the United States seeking freedom.

Director: Don McBrearty | Stars: Juliette Lewis, Layla Alizada, Bruce Gray, Michael David Simms

Votes: 346

38. 911 Mysteries Part 1: Demolitions (2006 Video)

Not Rated | 91 min | Documentary, History, Mystery

8.0
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911 Mysteries is a documentary that attempts to tell the people what really happened. It systematically deconstructs all of the propaganda you have heard about the twin towers, and replaces...

Director: Sofia Shafquat | Stars: Sofia Shafquat, Jonathan Barnett, Marvin Bush, Joe Casaliggi

Votes: 521

39. We Are Now Beginning Our Descent

Drama | Announced

A story set in circa-2001 Afghanistan and centered on an affair between a Scottish foreign correspondent and an American reporter.

Director: Pawel Pawlikowski

40. Pre (2009)

Comedy, Drama

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Pre takes place four days after 9/11 in New York City. A theatre ensemble struggles to decide whether or not to be the first play to go back up after the attack.

Director: Steven Tanenbaum | Stars: Kristen Abate, Kevin Breznahan, Chris Cipriano, Matt Cooper

Votes: 9

41. September Clues (2007)

92 min | Documentary, History, News

7.8
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In-depth analysis and comparison of the mainstream media's live news coverage of the World Trade Center disaster.

Director: Simon Shack | Stars: Jay Adlersberg, Karim Arraki, Osama bin Laden, Mark D. Birnbach

Votes: 69

42. Echelon 8 (2009)

118 min | Action, Crime, Drama

3.6
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A new government agency with the right to domestic charter is reformed to prevent another terrorist attack in the United States.

Director: Joe Valenti | Stars: David Wenzel, Rick Lohman, Russell Friedenberg, Allan Walker

Votes: 103

43. Hope & a Little Sugar (2006)

82 min | Drama

6.9
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A Muslim bike messenger develops a friendship with a married Sikh woman whose husband is killed in the September 11 terrorist attacks.

Director: Tanuja Chandra | Stars: Parth Dave, Vishwa Shah, Meghna Malik, Sanam Kumar

Votes: 39

44. The Rugby Player (2013)

90 min | Documentary

8.3
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THE RUGBY PLAYER is an uplifting and stereotype-shattering documentary that tells the story of a mother, a son, and what it takes to be a hero. The film explores the lives of Mark Bingham, ... See full summary »

Director: Scott Gracheff | Stars: Mark Bingham, Alice Hoglan

Votes: 25

45. Fall to Grace (2013)

TV-14 | 48 min | Documentary

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Emmy(R)-winning filmmaker Alexandra Pelosi ('Journeys With George') explores scandalized former New Jersey governor Jim McGreevey's new life as a spiritual advisor to female prison inmates and a soon-to-be ordained Episcopalian priest.

Director: Alexandra Pelosi | Star: Jim McGreevey

Votes: 69

46. The Miracle of Stairway B (2006 TV Special)

Documentary

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Director: Steve Humphries | Stars: Russell Boulter, Bill Butler, Sal D'Agostino, James Efthimiades

Votes: 23

47. The Prototypes (2009 TV Movie)

42 min | Sci-Fi

6.8
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A TV news reporter Vicky accidentally meets an alien who gives her the power to get anything she wants... as long as she can figure out how to ask for it in an alien language. Vicky and her... See full summary »

Director: Eliot Case | Stars: Jordyn Rice, Austin Montgomery, Paul Tuttle, Amy Doe

Votes: 23

48. Zwölf Winter (2009 TV Movie)

85 min | Crime, Drama

6.7
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Two Robbers - several banks - and why not leave some traces for the cops, but the wrong?

Director: Thomas Stiller | Stars: Jürgen Vogel, Axel Prahl, Matthias Koeberlin, Wotan Wilke Möhring

Votes: 392

49. USA's Cannonball Run 2001 (2001– )

60 min

6.0
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Six teams of three mismatched racers (Fifth Wheel - A couple and one's ex, The Castaways - Two former Survivors and a Temptation Island veteran, Forbidden Fruit - two Playboy Playmates and ... See full summary »

Stars: Princess Davis, Matt Deane, Carlton Denning, Steve England

Votes: 21

50. National Geographic: Inside the Pentagon (2002 TV Movie)

6.0
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This program provides a very broad brush overview of the history and responsibilities of the Pentagon with commentary by America's highest ranking soldiers but the primary focus is on 9/11.

Director: Nancy LeBrun

Votes: 23