Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Ames, Iowa, USA"


1. Twister (1996)

PG-13 | 113 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

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Bill and Jo Harding, advanced storm chasers on the brink of divorce, must join together to create an advanced weather alert system by putting themselves in the cross-hairs of extremely violent tornadoes.

Director: Jan de Bont | Stars: Helen Hunt, Bill Paxton, Cary Elwes, Jami Gertz

Votes: 144,795 | Gross: $241.69M

2. Slacker Uprising (2007)

102 min | Documentary

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Footage from Michael Moore's 60-city tour of college campuses and other venues showcases what the filmmaker calls "the birth of a new political generation."

Director: Michael Moore | Stars: Michael Moore, Eddie Vedder, Robert Ellis Orrall, Steve Earle

Votes: 2,261

3. Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed (2008)

PG | 90 min | Documentary

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Ben Stein examines the issue of academic freedom and decides that there is none when it comes to the debate over intelligent design.

Director: Nathan Frankowski | Stars: Ben Stein, Lili Asvar, Peter Atkins, Hector Avalos

Votes: 11,244 | Gross: $7.50M

4. Cora Unashamed (2000 TV Movie)

93 min | Drama

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Set in the 1930's Iowa, where the Cora's family live as the community's only African-Americans. and supported only by Cora's being a housekeeper to the Studevants. When tragedy strikes, will Cora's speak the truth...with consequences?

Director: Deborah Pratt | Stars: Regina Taylor, Cherry Jones, Ellen Muth, Michael Gaston

Votes: 236

5. Married in Spandex (2011)

50 min | Documentary, Comedy, Romance

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A love story about Amanda and Rachel, a young lesbian couple who decide to go from Philadelphia to Ames, Iowa to get married by gold lame devotee and lady rapper Leslie Hall. While the ... See full summary »

Director: Devin Gallagher

Votes: 11

6. The Gridiron (2010– )

15 min | Reality-TV

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Follow the Kansas Jayhawks and Turner Gill through their weekly struggles and triumphs in the world of NCAA Football.

Stars: Kevin Willmott, Turner Gill

7. The Fourth Horseman (2012)

6 min | Short, Comedy

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Ezekiel returns to the land of the living to regroup Pestilence, Famine, Death and War - but things do not go exactly as planned.

Directors: Brad Dell, Mike Sulzberger | Stars: Jonathan Brugioni, Gabriel Culbert, Jairus Davis, Brad Dell

8. The Home Economics Story (1951)

25 min | Short, Documentary

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Opportunities for young women in the field of home economics.

Votes: 183

9. The Friendship Train (1948)

14 min | Documentary, Short

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Two years after the end of World War II, many people in France and Italy were still ill-fed. Washington newspaper columnist Drew Pearson decided to launch a program that would help feed ... See full summary »

Stars: Eddie Cantor, Harry M. Warner, Charles Luckman, Earl Warren

Votes: 43

10. My Campus (2011– )

30 min | Reality-TV

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An insider look into the college experience.

Stars: Erin Coscarelli, Kacie Brown

11. Why Study Home Economics? (1955)

10 min | Drama, Short

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Sisters Janice and Carol are trying to decide which classes to take next semester. Janice wants to take home economics, which leaves Carol stunned. "Why home ec?" she asks. Carol proceeds ... See full summary »

Director: Herk Harvey | Star: Herk Harvey

Votes: 35

12. Coin Daddy (2010)

7 min | Short

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A family is about to go on vacation to see the world's second largest lawn gnome when the father gets a phone call from a coin dealer interested in buying a rare coin. The family decides to... See full summary »

Director: Mike Sulzberger | Stars: Brad Dell, Marty Ellenberger, Benjamin Eyles, Katy Rose Foley

13. End of the Sawdust Trail (2007)

9 min | Short

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A tramp clown retires from the circus and receives an old jack-in-the-box as a gift from fellow clowns. A poetic exploration of aging, identity and transformation. Silent, shot on black and... See full summary »

Director: Andy Brodie | Stars: Sara Antion, Patrick Gouran, Ron 'Toto' Johnson, Kevin Kellogg

14. 12 Stories About Eileen (2003)

21 min | Drama, Short

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Director: Matthew Prins | Stars: Steve Griffin, Alex Klages, Kimberly Prins, Marv Prins

15. Make It Stop

Documentary | Filming

Make It Stop is a documentary exposing the implications of domestic violence and abuse. Where most documentaries on the subject follow a particular victim, shelter or advocacy group; Make ... See full summary »

Director: Terri DeBolt | Stars: Ryan Mann, Brynn Stark, Jami Bassman, William Holmes

16. Podunk (2010)

27 min | Short, Action, Crime

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A small town already hit hard by the economic recession now faces a new threat in the form of a brutal serial killer. Two state police officers assigned to track and apprehend the suspect ... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Felicilda | Stars: Victoria Nohl, Andrew Felicilda, Bryan Ebbenga, Hymie Felicilda

17. KCCI News at 5 (1995– )

News

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Stars: Kevin Cooney, Greg Ganske, Geoff Greenwood, Preston Daniels

18. The Gambler's Daughter (2011 Video)

20 min | Short, Drama, Family

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Young Ellen is given away in a back-room poker den at age 5. She comes of age and goes on a search for her biological father Lee, in a Chicago Gambling hideaway.

Director: Jeffrey Erickson | Stars: Joseph Leonardi, Amanda Mullen, Amy Burgmaier, Scott Siepker

19. Inside American Fitness (2016– )

29 min | Reality-TV

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Follow host Africa Yoon as she reveals the inspiring success stories behind some of America's most notable athletes and performers, and offers insights into the small adjustments anyone can... See full summary »

Star: Africa Yoon

20. American Pork (2002)

15 min | Documentary, Short

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American Pork takes a closer look at the pig industry in the United States and especially modern breeding practices. The film traces of the life of a pig from sperm to sausage and stops on ... See full summary »

Directors: Judd Frankel, Seth Grossman

Votes: 13

21. Ill Wind (2005)

7 min | Short, Horror

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A scientist accidentally infects someone with a virus that he has been working on and has to escape from his creation and try to warn the world about the horror that he has unleashed.

Directors: Ryan Robert Daggitt, Matt Newcomb | Stars: Marty Ellenberger, Matt Buol, Todd Burns, Lyra Halsten

22. Depressione (2016)

10 min | Short, Drama

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Director: Dan Weston | Stars: Connor Cosgrove, Alex Franker

23. Red Noise (2006)

7 min | Short, Sci-Fi

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A young woman finds a clue from her recently deceased father about secret research he had been working on.

Director: Matt Newcomb | Stars: Marty Ellenberger, Rebecca Flinn, Jeremy Roberts, Matt Newcomb

24. Why Is Fantasy Sports Illegal in Iowa? (2015 TV Movie)

22 min | Comedy

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Playing fantasy sports in Iowa can land you up to ten years in jail. Tim Gilbert goes to the Hawkeye State to find out just what the hell is going on in Iowa.

Director: Dave Hodgson | Stars: Tim Gilbert, Jeff Danielson, Dan Kelley, Jason Tuttle

25. WWE Raw (1993– )
Episode: Episode #7.34 (1999)

TV-PG | Sport

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Stars: Mark Calaway, Stacy Carter, Mike Chioda, Chyna

26. Modern Marvels (1993– )
Episode: Stink (2012)

TV-PG | 43 min | Documentary, History

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Just the whiff of a foul odor can make your head spin, your eyes water, your stomach turn--it can even send you hurling. From cesspools, military stink bombs, and rancid rotting meat... to ... See full summary »

Director: Jenny Ewig | Stars: Lloyd Sherr, Pam Dalton, Chris Diesso, Charles McGinley

Votes: 5