Latest Titles With Alexander Payne


1. La Vida Norteña

Drama | Announced

A Latino Music Promoter befriends a small town Nebraskan Mayor to launch La Vida Nortena -- a one day celebration of Latino life in America's Heartland.

Director: Alexander Payne

2. The Judge's Will

Drama | Announced

A judge in Dehli makes preparations for the women in his life as he approaches death.

Director: Alexander Payne

3. The Birches (I)

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4. 13th Grade

Comedy | Announced

A journalist moves back in with parents in Chicago and gets a job teaching at his old high school.

Director: Andy Tennant

5. Sutton

Adventure, Drama, History | Announced

This extraordinary journey begins on Christmas Eve 1969, when Willie 'The Actor' Sutton, Irishman, lover, folk hero, and the most prolific bank robber in American history, stepped out of ... See full summary »

6. Keep Coming Back

Comedy | Announced

When an adrenaline-junkie interventionist attempts to save a troubled woman from his past, he nearly loses everything in the process.

7. The Lost Cause

Drama | Announced

A janitor who works nights at Wal-Mart spends his days reenacting battles from the American Civil War.

8. The Art of Negative Thinking

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Director: Tracy Boyd

9. Second Act

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10. Downsizing (2017)

Comedy, Drama | Post-production

A social satire in which a guy realizes he would have a better life if he were to shrink himself.

Director: Alexander Payne | Stars: Kristen Wiig, Matt Damon, Christoph Waltz, Neil Patrick Harris

11. Crash Pad (2017)

Drama | Post-production

A hopeless romantic who thinks he's found true love with an older woman, only to learn that she's married and that his fling is merely an instrument of revenge against her neglectful husband.

Director: Kevin Tent | Stars: Nina Dobrev, Domhnall Gleeson, Christina Applegate, Thomas Haden Church

12. Once I Was: The Hal Ashby Story (2017)

Documentary | Post-production

Between 1970 and 1979, the films of Hal Ashby collected seven Academy Awards and 24 Academy Award nominations. He was a major player in the so called "New Hollywood" era of the '70s, and ... See full summary »

Director: Amy Scott | Stars: John C. Reilly, Jeff Bridges, Jane Fonda, Judd Apatow

13. The 86th Annual Academy Awards (2014 TV Special)

TV-14 | 214 min

7.9
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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences celebrates the year's achievements in film.

Director: Hamish Hamilton | Stars: Ellen DeGeneres, Anne Hathaway, Barkhad Abdi, Bradley Cooper

Votes: 3,436

14. Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter (2014)

105 min | Drama

6.6
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68 Metascore

A jaded Japanese woman discovers a hidden copy of Fargo (1996) on VHS, believing it to be a treasure map indicating the location of a large case of money.

Director: David Zellner | Stars: Rinko Kikuchi, Nobuyuki Katsube, Kanako Higashi, Ichi Kyokaku

Votes: 9,380 | Gross: $0.62M

15. 71st Golden Globe Awards (2014 TV Special)

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The Hollywood Foreign Press Association's 71 annual event honoring excellence in film and television.

Director: Louis J. Horvitz | Stars: Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Jennifer Lawrence, Jacqueline Bisset

Votes: 778

16. Run Fast (2014)

23 min | Short, Drama, Sport

9.3
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RUN FAST is the story Vivian, a young Kenyan runner who travels to Los Angeles to compete in her first American marathon. Her sponsor, Peter, is thrilled to identify true promise in his ... See full summary »

Director: Anna Musso | Stars: Yetide Badaki, Candice Cardenas, Tara Coppola, Robert Forster

Votes: 7

17. The 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards (2014 TV Special)

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Director: Chris Donovan | Stars: Patton Oswalt, Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Lake Bell

Votes: 21

18. Advanced Filmmaking (2014– )

Documentary

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Stars: David Heuring, Janusz Kaminski, Glen Mazzara, Phedon Papamichael

19. Alexander Payne Introduction to 'Il Sorpasso' (2014)

5 min | Documentary, Short

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Filmmaker Alexander Payne (Election, Sideways) introduces Dino Risi's Il Sorpasso and how it has influenced his career.

Stars: Alexander Payne, Jean-Louis Trintignant

20. The Colbert Report (2005–2015)
Episode: Alexander Payne (2014)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

8.5
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Watch with Prime starting 2/27. Director Alexander Payne talks about his Academy Award-nominated film "Nebraska."

Stars: Stephen Colbert, Alexander Payne, Scott Thompson

Votes: 10

21. Charlie Rose (1991– )
Episode: Episode dated 20 February 2014 (2014)

News, Talk-Show

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Stars: Charlie Rose, Zbigniew Brzezinski, Alexander Payne, Steven Pearlstein

22. Nebraska (2013)

R | 115 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.7
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86 Metascore

An aging, booze-addled father makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim a million-dollar Mega Sweepstakes Marketing prize.

Director: Alexander Payne | Stars: Bruce Dern, Will Forte, June Squibb, Bob Odenkirk

Votes: 95,270 | Gross: $17.61M

23. Trespassing Bergman (2013)

107 min | Documentary

7.3
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A group of filmmakers visit Ingmar Bergman's house on the remote Swedish island of Faro to discuss his legacy.

Directors: Jane Magnusson, Hynek Pallas | Stars: Tomas Alfredson, Woody Allen, Wes Anderson, Harriet Andersson

Votes: 426

24. NYFF51 (2013)

12 min | Short, Comedy

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Filmed on location at the New York Film Festival, "NYFF51" is an alternately surreal and hilarious depiction of what it's like to constantly be on the go: early wake-up times, international... See full summary »

Director: Jamie Stuart | Stars: J.C. Chandor, Stuart Cornfeld, Iva Gocheva, James Gray

25. Real Violence (2013)

21 min | Short, Drama

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Four people in a desert town, their intertwined lives and desires, draw them closer and away from one another, toward a shared destiny.

Director: Jonathan King | Stars: Brianca Bennet, Pancho Moler, Steve Olson, Premstar Santana

26. Días de cine (1991– )
Episode: Episode dated 30 May 2013 (2013)

News

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Director: Gerardo Sánchez | Stars: Bruce Dern, Emilio Gutiérrez Caba, Abdellatif Kechiche, Salomé Lamas

27. The 84th Annual Academy Awards (2012 TV Special)

Comedy

7.3
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Annual awards presentation honoring the best film achievements of 2011.

Directors: Don Mischer, Kabir Akhtar, Archie Gips, Christopher Guest, Henry Hobson, Troy Miller | Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Jessica Chastain, Gary Oldman, Emma Stone

Votes: 1,650

28. The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2012 TV Special)

7.2
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The annual Golden Globe Awards hosted by Ricky Gervais.

Director: Louis J. Horvitz | Stars: Shailene Woodley, Michael Fassbender, Charlize Theron, Leonardo DiCaprio

Votes: 526

29. Breaking Night (2012)

Short

7.6
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Director: Yolonda Ross | Stars: Yolonda Ross, Levi Fiehler, Otto DeJean, Clarke Peters

Votes: 21

30. Bergmans video (2012)

44 min | Documentary

6.8
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Directors such as Martin Scorsese and Wes Anderson discuss Ingmar Bergman and his films.

Stars: Tomas Alfredson, Woody Allen, Wes Anderson, Francis Ford Coppola

Votes: 42

31. The 2012 Film Independent Spirit Awards (2012 TV Special)

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Director: Ivan Dudynsky | Stars: Seth Rogen, Zoe Saldana, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, John Hawkes

Votes: 25

32. The Descendants (2011)

R | 115 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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84 Metascore

A land baron tries to reconnect with his two daughters after his wife is seriously injured in a boating accident.

Director: Alexander Payne | Stars: George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Amara Miller, Nick Krause

Votes: 210,371 | Gross: $82.62M

33. Cedar Rapids (2011)

R | 87 min | Comedy

6.3
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70 Metascore

Tim Lippe has no idea what he's in for when he's sent to Cedar Rapids, Iowa to represent his company at an annual insurance convention, where he soon finds himself under the "guidance" of three convention veterans.

Director: Miguel Arteta | Stars: Ed Helms, John C. Reilly, Anne Heche, Isiah Whitlock Jr.

Votes: 33,239 | Gross: $6.86M

34. L Train (2011)

10 min | Short, Drama

8.7
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L TRAIN is the story of Sunny, a teenaged African American girl. Her commute through an inner city Chicago winter reinforces a negativity in her, until one day an encounter with a young ... See full summary »

Director: Anna Musso | Stars: Khadijah Davis, Natalie Davis, Brenda Barrie, Nadirah Bost

Votes: 20

35. Charlie Rose (1991– )
Episode: Episode dated 28 November 2011 (2011)

News, Talk-Show

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Stars: Charlie Rose, Alexander Payne, Ezra Vogel

36. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: F**k Me, Mr. Drecker or Let's Not Go to Jail (2011)

TV-MA | 28 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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Tanya wants Ray to dump Lydia as a client because she's actually a cop (not just someone playing dress up), but Lydia's not cooperating. Tanya hires a substitute to entertain Lydia after ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Attias | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Charlie Saxton, Sianoa Smit-McPhee

Votes: 138

37. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Mister Drecker or Ease Up on the Whup-Ass (2011)

TV-MA | 26 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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Ray fears he blew his cover when he mistakes a former student for a client. Tanya finds herself in charge of a felon. Jess is hired to work in the office of Dr. Matt Kopylov, the husband of... See full summary »

Director: Gloria Muzio | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Charlie Saxton, Sianoa Smit-McPhee

Votes: 137

38. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Money on the Floor (2011)

TV-MA | 27 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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Ray returns from a business trip to find his shoe box of cash missing. He and Tanya suspect Lenore. Sandee makes Tanya an offer that Charlie urges her to take; Ray wants no part of it. ... See full summary »

Director: Uta Briesewitz | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Charlie Saxton, Sianoa Smit-McPhee

Votes: 119

39. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Take the Cake or Are You Packing? (2011)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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After Ray's client is stolen by Jason, Tanya decides to handle the competition herself. Lenore learns a secret about Jason. Jessica tries her hand at independence; Charlie asks Tanya for a ... See full summary »

Director: Uta Briesewitz | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Charlie Saxton, Sianoa Smit-McPhee

Votes: 123

40. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: We're Golden or Crooks and Big Beaver (2011)

TV-MA | 26 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Ray is handcuffed in the back seat of Lydia's patrol car; it's unclear what her intentions are. She stops at a jiffy mart and Ray phones Tanya, pulling her from an embrace with Charlie. He ... See full summary »

Director: Gloria Muzio | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Charlie Saxton, Sianoa Smit-McPhee

Votes: 111

41. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: What's Going on Downstairs? or Don't Eat Prince Eric! (2011)

TV-MA | 28 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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A glum and reluctant Ray takes Kayla to her high school reunion where she plays the mystery woman, alluring and wearing no name tag. Tanya discovers who stole Ray's shoebox of cash, and ... See full summary »

Director: Bronwen Hughes | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Charlie Saxton, Sianoa Smit-McPhee

Votes: 129

42. All Good Things (2010)

R | 101 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.3
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57 Metascore

Mr. David Marks was suspected but never tried for killing his wife Katie who disappeared in 1982, but the truth is eventually revealed.

Director: Andrew Jarecki | Stars: Ryan Gosling, Kirsten Dunst, Frank Langella, Lily Rabe

Votes: 43,677 | Gross: $0.58M

43. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: A Man, a Plan or Thank You, Jimmy Carter (2010)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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Tanya lands Ray the "white whale" of clients, but an emergency involving Damon, which began with his debut at a poetry slam, threatens to derail the date. With Mike at the end of his ... See full summary »

Director: Adam Davidson | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 148

44. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Beaverland (2010)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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Jessica turns to Ray for help with a rodent problem that may be imaginary. Rebuffed by Ray in her attempts to add Mike to her stable, Tanya gets guilt-management advice from Charlie, then ... See full summary »

Director: Lisa Cholodenko | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 149

45. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Even Steven or Luckiest Kid in Detroit (2010)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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Eyeing a possible second chance with Jessica, Ray contemplates a break from the business - but Lenore may not be willing to give him up without a fight. Emotionally frayed after separate ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Attias | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 142

46. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Fat Off My Love or I'm the Allergen (2010)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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A bad day at school gets worse when Mike accuses Ray of betrayal. Ronnie vents his frustrations with Jessica at a dermatology banquet, sending his wife running for the hills. Empowered by ... See full summary »

Directors: Daniel Attias, Colette Burson | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 141

47. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Just the Tip (2010)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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Ray's new co-partnership with Tanya and Lenore gets off to a rocky start when he "holds back" during a tryst with Claire, a client, so he turns to Tanya for advice. Later, Ray and other ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Attias | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 187

48. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Mind Bullets or Bang Bang Bang Bang Motherfucker (2010)

TV-MA | 26 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Spurred by criticism from Damon and Darby, Ray tries to prove he's not an insensitive ex-jock. Seething from the demands of her new boss at work, Tanya turns to Charlie for advice on how to... See full summary »

Director: Jennifer Getzinger | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 165

49. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Sing It Again, Ray or Home Plate (2010)

TV-MA | 28 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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Ray gives Lenore an ultimatum, and probes Tanya about the possibility of cutting ties with her fellow pimp. Disturbed that Damon has defiled the school baseball diamond, Ray considers ... See full summary »

Director: Uta Briesewitz | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 154

50. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: The Middle East Is Complicated (2010)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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A container of hummus puts Ray in the position of choosing cultural sides between Yael and a new client. Tanya catches Ray in a cover-up--and turns to Charlie for some stress relief. Lenore seethes after learning of Tanya's duplicity.

Director: Gloria Muzio | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 158

51. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Third Base or the Rash (2010)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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With his teamʼs future wracked by vandals, Ray agrees to participate in a student-alumni baseball game, but an unexpected warm-up session with Claire threatens to put him on the ... See full summary »

Director: Bronwen Hughes | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 147

52. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Tucson Is the Gateway to Dick or This Is Not Sexy (2010)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Ray irritates Lenore and risks losing a client by giving Claire marriage advice. Tanya tries to prove she can land a big fish for Ray after being humiliated by Lenore during a meeting with ... See full summary »

Director: David Petrarca | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 163

53. Hung (2009–2011)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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A former high school sports legend turned middle-aged high school basketball coach finds a way to benefit from his biggest asset.

Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Charlie Saxton, Sianoa Smit-McPhee

Votes: 18,843

54. Saidoweizu (2009)

124 min | Drama

6.2
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A middle-aged Japanese man travels to California to attend the wedding of his American-based friend. Prior to the big event, they take one last trip to Napa Valley, where they taste wine, dally with romance.

Director: Cellin Gluck | Stars: Griffin Gluck, Rinko Kikuchi, Anna Easteden, Morgan Snyder

Votes: 130

55. Corked (2009)

90 min | Comedy

6.8
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"CORKED" ...is a hilarious tale told by documentary filmmakers of four distinctly different wineries and their intertwined fate in Northern California wine country. A prestigious celebrity ... See full summary »

Directors: Ross Clenenden, Paul Hawley | Stars: Ross Clenenden, Martina Finch, Brian A. Hoffman, Kimbell Jackson

Votes: 44

56. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: A Dick and a Dream or Fight the Honey (2009)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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Alarmed by a bad omen, Tanya ends up battling Lenore for control of Ray, who is worried about his future after hearing rumors from Mike about layoffs at school. As Ronnie flirts with an old... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Attias | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 222

57. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Do It, Monkey (2009)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Ray is frustrated when an unsatisfied client asks for a do-over of her "damsel in distress" roadside fantasy. With times tight for Ronnie and Jessica, Ray hopes to one-up his ex by ... See full summary »

Director: Bronwen Hughes | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 232

58. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Doris Is Dead or Are We Rich or Are We Poor? (2009)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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Tanya takes umbrage with Jemma for bypassing her service to set up "dates" directly with Ray. Still upset about a decision to put down her dog, Jessica confronts Ronnie about their finances... See full summary »

Director: Matt Shakman | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 243

59. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Great Sausage or Can I Call You Dick? (2009)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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Marketing Ray as a high-end "happiness consultant," Tanya tracks down former law-firm colleague Lenore, who agrees to take Ray for a test ride in exchange for the names and numbers of ... See full summary »

Director: Craig Zisk | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 274

60. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Pilot (2009)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Years ago, as a student at Detroit's West Lakefield High School, Ray Drecker was athletic, popular and destined for success. Today, as a West Lakefield teacher and coach of the varsity ... See full summary »

Director: Alexander Payne | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 360

61. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Strange Friends or the Truth Is, You're Sexy (2009)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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Ray's fortunes, at low ebb after the Lenore debacle, sink further when his nosy neighbor Howard Koontz accuses him of public indecency. Fed up with Jessica's meddling, Damon and Darby yearn... See full summary »

Director: Scott Ellis | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 238

62. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: The Pickle Jar (2009)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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West Lakefield students choose "Coach Ray" to be the recipient of their fall fundraising efforts, but Ray sees their pickle-jar donation as an embarrassing metaphor for his downward spiral.... See full summary »

Director: David Petrarca | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 246

63. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: The Rita Flower or the Indelible Stench (2009)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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Rayʼs relationship with Jemma gets murky when he begins to develop real feelings for her. Tanya meets a hipster who sets out to help her get through her writerʼs block. Looking to... See full summary »

Director: Jim McKay | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 216

64. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: This Is America or Fifty Bucks (2009)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Tanya is dismayed when a "satisfied" customer says she wonʼt be using Rayʼs services again. Later, Tanya pitches Happiness Consultants to other women in her office, with mixed ... See full summary »

Director: Seith Mann | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 216

65. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Thith Ith a Prothetic or You Cum Just Right (2009)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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After standing him up, Jemma tells Ray that maybe they should take a break, and Ray seeks out Tanya for advice on women. Meanwhile, Tanya finds her new boyfriend Pierce to be a man of ... See full summary »

Director: Bronwen Hughes | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 214

66. Humboldt County (2008)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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54 Metascore

A disillusioned medical student is stranded for a summer in a remote community of counterculture pot farmers, the last place in the world he imagined he would discover himself.

Directors: Darren Grodsky, Danny Jacobs | Stars: Jeremy Strong, Fairuza Balk, Peter Bogdanovich, Vicky Monroe

Votes: 2,231 | Gross: $0.08M

67. Imitation Life (2008)

86 min | Comedy

5.6
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The story surrounds four men. They're childhood friends, creative partners, and now co-producers of a new reality film spun off of their last TV project. Now they set out to make a movie ... See full summary »

Directors: Mark Booker, Luke Eder | Stars: Lili Allen-Franco, Mark Booker, Theresa Cassiday, Owen Cleasby

Votes: 5

68. I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007)

PG-13 | 115 min | Comedy, Romance

6.0
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37 Metascore

Two straight, single Brooklyn firefighters pretend to be a gay couple in order to receive domestic partner benefits.

Director: Dennis Dugan | Stars: Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Jessica Biel, Dan Aykroyd

Votes: 123,409 | Gross: $119.68M

69. The Visitor (I) (2007)

PG-13 | 104 min | Drama

7.7
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79 Metascore

A college professor travels to New York City to attend a conference and finds a young couple living in his apartment.

Director: Tom McCarthy | Stars: Richard Jenkins, Haaz Sleiman, Danai Gurira, Hiam Abbass

Votes: 38,170 | Gross: $9.42M

70. The Savages (2007)

R | 113 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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85 Metascore

A sister and brother face the realities of familial responsibility as they begin to care for their ailing father.

Director: Tamara Jenkins | Stars: Laura Linney, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Philip Bosco, Peter Friedman

Votes: 32,760 | Gross: $6.61M

71. King of California (2007)

PG-13 | 93 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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63 Metascore

An unstable dad who after getting out of a mental institution tries to convince his daughter that there's Spanish gold buried somewhere under suburbia.

Director: Mike Cahill | Stars: Michael Douglas, Evan Rachel Wood, Willis Burks II, Laura Kachergus

Votes: 20,242 | Gross: $0.26M

72. Marc Jacobs & Louis Vuitton (2007 TV Movie)

75 min | Documentary

6.8
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From Japan to America, the LV sign dominates the fashion scene. And, one man alone designs the Louis Vuitton creations the exceptional Marc Jacobs.

Director: Loïc Prigent | Stars: Bernard Arnault, Marc Jacobs, Jade Jagger, Ludivine Sagnier

Votes: 182

73. The Replacement Child (2007)

Not Rated | 25 min | Short, Drama

7.4
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After spending a year in a juvenile center for beating up his stepfather, Todd Turnbull returns to his backwoods hometown a repentant, deeply religious boy. When he finds his best friend, ... See full summary »

Director: Justin Lerner | Stars: Daniel Booko, Travis Quentin Young, Matthew Fahey, Geraldine Bartlett

Votes: 101

74. Paris, je t'aime (2006)

R | 120 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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66 Metascore

Through the neighborhoods of Paris, love is veiled, revealed, imitated, sucked dry, reinvented and awakened.

Directors: Olivier Assayas, Frédéric Auburtin, Emmanuel Benbihy, Gurinder Chadha, Sylvain Chomet, Ethan Coen, Joel Coen, Isabel Coixet, Wes Craven, Alfonso Cuarón, Gérard Depardieu, Christopher Doyle, Richard LaGravenese, Vincenzo Natali, Alexander Payne, Bruno Podalydès, Walter Salles, Oliver Schmitz, Nobuhiro Suwa, Daniela Thomas, Tom Tykwer, Gus Van Sant | Stars: Juliette Binoche, Leonor Watling, Ludivine Sagnier, Fanny Ardant

Votes: 64,381 | Gross: $4.86M

75. Gray Matters (I) (2006)

PG-13 | 96 min | Comedy, Romance

5.8
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31 Metascore

They finish each other's sentences, dance like Fred and Ginger, and share the same downtown loft--the perfect couple? Not exactly. Gray and Sam, are a sister and brother so compatible and inseparable that people actually assume they are dating. Mortified, they both agree they must branch out and start searching for love. He'll look for a guy for her and she'll look for a gal for him.

Director: Sue Kramer | Stars: Heather Graham, Tom Cavanagh, Bridget Moynahan, Molly Shannon

Votes: 6,150 | Gross: $0.06M

76. Wanderlust (2006 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 84 min | Documentary, History

6.5
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A documentary on road movies and their effect on American culture.

Directors: Shari Springer Berman, Robert Pulcini | Stars: Allison Anders, Jeanine Basinger, Robert Benton, Karen Black

Votes: 95

77. Cinema16: American Short Films (2006 Video)

209 min

7.6
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Stars: George Lucas, Alexander Payne

Votes: 120

78. Imagine (2003– )
Episode: The Movie Brats, Take Two (2006)

Documentary, History

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Imagine with Alan Yentob in Cannes, New York and Los Angeles on the trail of the leading independent minded directors currently working in American cinema.

Director: Adrian Sibley | Stars: Wes Anderson, Sofia Coppola, Richard Linklater, Alexander Payne

79. The Colbert Report (2005–2015)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

8.6
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Satirical newscaster Stephen Colbert provides humorous commentary on the big issues going on in the United States and the rest of the world, with his larger-than-life ego and overly-patriotic spirit along with him every step of the way.

Stars: Stephen Colbert, Jay Katsir, Jon Stewart, Paul Dinello

Votes: 32,569

80. The Motel (2005)

75 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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70 Metascore

Thirteen-year-old Ernest Chin lives and works at a sleazy hourly-rate motel on a strip of desolate suburban bi-way. Misunderstood by his family and blindly careening into puberty, Ernest ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Kang | Stars: Jeffrey Chyau, Sung Kang, Jade Wu, Samantha Futerman

Votes: 1,237 | Gross: $0.05M

81. The 77th Annual Academy Awards (2005 TV Special)

194 min | Music

6.0
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Films nominated for the annual awards include The Aviator (2004), Finding Neverland (2004), Million Dollar Baby (2004), Ray (2004) and Sideways (2004).

Directors: Louis J. Horvitz, Roger Goodman | Stars: Chris Rock, Alan Alda, Jo Allen, Alejandro Amenábar

Votes: 1,033

82. The 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards (2005 TV Special)

Documentary

4.4
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Director: Chris Donovan | Stars: Natalie Portman, Leonardo DiCaprio, Hilary Swank, Alejandro Amenábar

Votes: 348

83. The 20th IFP Independent Spirit Awards (2005 TV Special)

135 min | Documentary

5.4
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Director: Chris Donovan | Stars: Samuel L. Jackson, Adam Abel, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Cedi Ali Rajah

Votes: 86

84. The 10th Annual Critics' Choice Awards (2005 TV Movie)

120 min | Documentary, Family

5.4
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Director: Alan Carter | Stars: Liam Aiken, Javier Bardem, Maria Bello, Cameron Bright

Votes: 97

85. The Making of 'Sideways' (2005 Video)

7 min | Short

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This making-of piece includes the usual array of movie clips, behind the scenes shots, and remarks. We hear from Payne, Giamatti, Church, and actors Sandra Oh and Virginia Madsen. They ... See full summary »

Stars: Thomas Haden Church, Paul Giamatti, Virginia Madsen, Sandra Oh

86. Sideways (2004)

R | 126 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.5
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94 Metascore

Two men reaching middle age with not much to show but disappointment embark on a week-long road trip through California's wine country, just as one is about to take a trip down the aisle.

Director: Alexander Payne | Stars: Paul Giamatti, Thomas Haden Church, Virginia Madsen, Sandra Oh

Votes: 155,039 | Gross: $71.50M

87. I Heart Huckabees (2004)

R | 107 min | Comedy

6.7
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55 Metascore

A husband-and-wife team play detective, but not in the traditional sense. Instead, the happy duo helps others solve their existential issues, the kind that keep you up at night, wondering what it all means.

Director: David O. Russell | Stars: Jason Schwartzman, Jude Law, Naomi Watts, Mark Wahlberg

Votes: 57,810 | Gross: $12.78M

88. The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004)

R | 95 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.0
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63 Metascore

Based on real life events, Assassination is set in 1974 and centers on a businessman who decides to take extreme measures to achieve his American dream.

Director: Niels Mueller | Stars: Sean Penn, Naomi Watts, Don Cheadle, Jack Thompson

Votes: 23,677 | Gross: $0.70M

89. The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing (2004)

98 min | Documentary

7.8
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Documentary about the art of film editing. Clips are shown from many groundbreaking films with innovative editing styles.

Director: Wendy Apple | Stars: Kathy Bates, Zach Staenberg, Jodie Foster, Michael Tronick

Votes: 2,046

90. Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession (2004 TV Movie)

R | 120 min | Documentary, History

7.6
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85 Metascore

A documentary on the Z Channel, one of the first pay cable stations in the US, and its programming chief, Jerry Harvey. Debuting in 1974, the LA-based channel's eclectic slate of movies ... See full summary »

Director: Xan Cassavetes | Stars: Robert Altman, Vera Carlisle Anderson, C.L. Batten, Jacqueline Bisset

Votes: 1,144

91. Imagine (2003– )

60 min | Documentary, History

6.9
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Wide ranging BBC arts programme.

Stars: Alan Yentob, Chuck Close, Richard Rogers, Martin Parr

Votes: 61

92. The 60th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2003 TV Special)

Family

5.2
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Directors: Chris Donovan, Al Schwartz | Stars: Calpernia Addams, Tim Allen, Pedro Almodóvar, Jennifer Aniston

Votes: 218

93. Bingo (2003)

12 min | Short

7.1
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Directors: Ray Arthur Wang, Garland Yee | Stars: Martha Mullins, Ray Arthur Wang, Sarah Zain, Garland Yee

Votes: 69

94. About Schmidt (2002)

R | 125 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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85 Metascore

A man upon retirement embarks on a journey to his estranged daughter's wedding only to discover more about himself and life than he ever expected.

Director: Alexander Payne | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Hope Davis, Dermot Mulroney, Kathy Bates

Votes: 110,269 | Gross: $65.01M

95. Jurassic Park III (2001)

PG-13 | 92 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

5.9
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42 Metascore

A decidedly odd couple with ulterior motives convince Dr. Alan Grant to go to Isla Sorna (the second InGen dinosaur lab.), resulting in an unexpected landing...and unexpected new inhabitants on the island.

Director: Joe Johnston | Stars: Sam Neill, William H. Macy, Téa Leoni, Alessandro Nivola

Votes: 230,967 | Gross: $181.17M

96. Committed (I) (2000)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Drama

5.2
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44 Metascore

A young woman goes in search of her midlife crisis suffering husband who left her.

Director: Lisa Krueger | Stars: Heather Graham, Casey Affleck, Luke Wilson, Goran Visnjic

Votes: 3,264 | Gross: $0.03M

97. Election (1999)

R | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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83 Metascore

A high school teacher's personal life becomes complicated as he works with students during the school elections, particularly with an obsessive overachiever determined to become student body president.

Director: Alexander Payne | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Klein, Jessica Campbell

Votes: 75,754 | Gross: $14.88M

98. Turn Ben Stein On (1999–2001)

30 min | Talk-Show

5.0
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Stars: Ben Stein, Carl Bernstein, Patrick Bristow, Hampton Fancher

Votes: 24

99. Turn Ben Stein On (1999–2001)
Episode: Does High School Success Determine Life Success? (1999)

Talk-Show

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Stars: Carl Bernstein, Alexander Payne, David Kowal

100. Citizen Ruth (1996)

R | 106 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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64 Metascore

An irresponsible, drug-addicted, recently impregnated woman finds herself in the middle of an abortion debate when both parties attempt to sway her to their respective sides.

Director: Alexander Payne | Stars: Laura Dern, Swoosie Kurtz, Mary Kay Place, Kurtwood Smith

Votes: 6,002 | Gross: $0.15M