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1. If I Could Bark (2017)

12 min | Short, Drama

9.8
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A elderly man (Don Miller) forms a lasting bond with a dog that he finds salvation in till his very end.

Director: Shawn Welling | Stars: Don Miller, Ranger Welling, Skye Todaro, Shawn Welling

Votes: 8

2. Person of Interest (2011–2016)
Episode: Return 0 (2016)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Crime, Drama

9.7
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Finch, Reese, Fusco and Shaw embark on one last mission to prevent Samaritan from destroying The Machine and cementing its hold over mankind.

Director: Chris Fisher | Stars: Jim Caviezel, Kevin Chapman, Amy Acker, Sarah Shahi

Votes: 8,531

3. Mr. Robot (2015– )
Episode: eps3.4_runtime-err0r.r00 (2017)

TV-MA | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

9.7
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E Corp is in chaos; Elliot is on the run; Darlene tries to help.

Director: Sam Esmail | Stars: Rami Malek, Carly Chaikin, Portia Doubleday, Michael Cristofer

Votes: 5,865

4. In the Nick of Time (2005–2007)
Episode: Episode #1.26 (2006)

Comedy, Drama, Mystery

9.5
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The four of the five friends (Zouboulia, Fotis, Dalia, Aggela), arrive at the village where Venetopoulos is hiding. They separate into teams and the person who finds him is Fotis, who hears... See full summary »

Director: Antonis Aggelopoulos | Stars: Smaragda Karydi, Elissavet Konstantinidou, Giorgos Kapoutzidis, Argyris Angelou

Votes: 22

5. House (2004–2012)
Episode: Under My Skin (2009)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Mystery

9.2
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When all of House's efforts to rid himself of Amber fail, he turns to someone unexpected for assistance. Meanwhile, the team is left to fend for itself as they try to save a ballerina's life and career.

Director: David Straiton | Stars: Hugh Laurie, Lisa Edelstein, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard

Votes: 2,219

6. If I Could Talk (2015)

7 min | Short, Drama, Family

9.1
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When a man saves an abandoned puppy, he finds a best friend. A friend to share the ups and downs of life with him -- and, soon, his family. "If I Could Talk" gives this dog the one chance he wants to share his thoughts.

Director: Shawn Welling | Stars: Max Welling, Junior Humble, McKensey Luber, Grace Calabrese

Votes: 55

7. Maslacak (2015)

11 min | Documentary, Short

9.1
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Everything is connected and everything influences everything.

Director: Lovro Cepelak | Star: Darko Brajkovic

Votes: 8

8. Grand Theft Auto IV (2008 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Comedy

9.0
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Niko Bellic comes to Liberty City, America to live the good life, but ends up having to assist his dangerously indebted cousin Roman with his financial troubles, by any (mostly illegal) means necessary.

Stars: Michael Hollick, Jason Zumwalt, Timothy Adams, Moti Margolin

Votes: 28,702

9. Stranger Things (2016– )
Episode: Chapter Five: Dig Dug (2017)

TV-14 | 58 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.9
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Nancy and Jonathan swap conspiracy theories with a new ally as Eleven searches for someone from her past. "Bob the Brain" tackles a difficult problem.

Director: Andrew Stanton | Stars: Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown

Votes: 10,492

10. Icarus at the Edge of Time (2010)

35 min | Short, Sci-Fi

8.8
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It is about a young man who runs away from his traveling, deep-space home to explore a black hole.

Directors: Al Holmes, Al Taylor | Star: Tom Hammick

Votes: 15

11. The Handmaid's Tale (2017– )
Episode: Late (2017)

TV-MA | 53 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.8
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Offred visits Janine's baby with Serena Joy and remembers the early days of the revolution, before Gilead. Ofglen faces a difficult challenge.

Director: Reed Morano | Stars: Elisabeth Moss, Yvonne Strahovski, Alexis Bledel, Madeline Brewer

Votes: 3,608

12. At the Movies (1986–2010)

TV-PG | 30 min | Talk-Show

8.6
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Chicago critics Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert rate new movies with a thumbs up, or a thumbs down.

Stars: Roger Ebert, Gene Siskel, Richard Roeper, Michael Phillips

Votes: 1,656

13. The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (2006– )

Musical

8.6
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Live performances of operas from New York's Metropolitan Opera.

Stars: Metropolitan Opera Chorus, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera Ballet, Renée Fleming

Votes: 96

14. Satyagraha (1983 TV Movie)

168 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.6
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Opera about the life and work of Mohandas K. Gandhi, named after his technique of passive resistance that he began in South Africa and employed in his native India.

Director: Hugo Käch | Stars: Leo Goeke, Ralf Harster, Helmut Danninger, Inga Nielsen

Votes: 31

15. Chuck Close (2007)

Not Rated | 116 min | Documentary

8.6
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This insightful documentary looks at artist Chuck Close's working process through interviews with he and his wife, Robert Rauschenberg, Philip Glass, Kiki Smith and other artists.

Director: Marion Cajori | Stars: Chuck Close, Philip Glass, Leslie Close, Kiki Smith

Votes: 13

16. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: A Star Is Burns (1995)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy

8.6
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The citizens of Springfield host their very own film festival, with a popular movie critic from New York arriving to judge.

Director: Susie Dietter | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

Votes: 1,859

17. American Horror Story (2011– )
Episode: Spilt Milk (2013)

TV-MA | 45 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

8.6
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Grace brings Kit devastating news about the aliens' experiments on Alma. Dr. Thredson receives an unexpected visitor. The Monsignor goes to extreme lengths to silence Jude.

Director: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon | Stars: Zachary Quinto, Joseph Fiennes, Sarah Paulson, Evan Peters

Votes: 2,981

18. Digital Dharma (2012)

90 min | Documentary

8.5
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Gene Smith was born in Utah and raised a Mormon. After studying science and anthropology, Smith relies on an interest and ability in obscure languages to avoid the Vietnam-era draft. While ... See full summary »

Director: Dafna Yachin | Stars: E. Gene Smith, Matthieu Ricard, Khyentse Norbu, Gray Tuttle

Votes: 25

19. Compassion in Exile: The Life of the 14th Dalai Lama (1993)

60 min | Documentary

8.5
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Director: Mickey Lemle | Star: The Dalai Lama

Votes: 17

20. Disparait, v. (2005)

5 min | Short, Musical, Romance

8.5
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Experimental film on the spirit of the modern urban culture.

Director: Andrei Severny | Stars: Rawle Roberts, Julie Arrue

Votes: 35

21. Mr. Robot (2015– )
Episode: eps2.1_k3rnel-pan1c.ksd (2016)

TV-MA | 63 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.5
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Elliot vows to beat Mr. Robot; Angela gets a glimpse behind the curtain at E Corp; and fsociety stirs up trouble.

Director: Sam Esmail | Stars: Rami Malek, Carly Chaikin, Portia Doubleday, Michael Cristofer

Votes: 4,092

22. The Colbert Report (2005–2015)

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

8.4
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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: 36,848

23. Classic Albums (1997– )

Documentary, Music

8.4
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A documentary series on several of the key albums in music history.

Stars: Phil Alexander, David Fricke, Robert Sandall, Mick Wall

Votes: 112

24. The Origins of AIDS (2004)

92 min | Documentary

8.4
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Documentary about the hypothesis that HIV may have been caused by mass vaccination against Polio, in Congo, between 1957 and 1960.

Directors: Peter Chappell, Catherine Peix Eyrolle | Stars: Cecil Fox, Simon Wain-Hobson, Joseph Vandepitte, Tom Curtis

Votes: 312

25. The Perfect American (2013 TV Movie)

114 min | Drama, History, Musical

8.4
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Director: János Darvas | Stars: Coro y Orquesta Titulares del Teatro Real, Coro Intermezzo, Orquesta Sinfónica de Madrid, Dennis Russell Davies

Votes: 7

26. Chuck Close: A Portrait in Progress (1998)

57 min | Documentary

8.4
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Since 1969, when Chuck Close first exhibited his series of black-and-white portrait heads, his paintings have fascinated the public. Working mostly from instant photographs, Close paints in... See full summary »

Director: Marion Cajori

Votes: 9

27. Koyaanisqatsi (1982)

Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary, Music

8.3
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A collection of expertly photographed phenomena with no conventional plot. The footage focuses on nature, humanity and the relationship between them.

Director: Godfrey Reggio | Stars: Lou Dobbs, Ted Koppel

Votes: 31,986 | Gross: $1.72M

28. Live From Lincoln Center (1976– )

Music, Musical

8.3
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Filmed performances from the famous performing arts center in New York City.

Stars: Beverly Sills, Audra McDonald, Louis Perry, Zubin Mehta

Votes: 144

29. Einstein on the Beach: The Changing Image of Opera (1985)

58 min | Documentary, Music

8.3
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The creative processes of avant-garde composer Philip Glass and progressive director/designer Robert Wilson are examined in this film. It documents their collaboration on this tradition breaking opera.

Director: Mark Obenhaus | Stars: Lucinda Childs, Philip Glass, Will Lyman, Robert Wilson

Votes: 48

30. Sessions at West 54th (1997– )

78 min | Documentary, Music

8.3
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Intimate musical performances by leading musicians, hosted by Chris Doridis.

Stars: Chris Douridas, Fiona Apple, Billy Bragg, Paula Cole

Votes: 27

31. The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara (2003)

PG-13 | 107 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.2
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87 Metascore

The story of America as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense under President John F. Kennedy and President Lyndon B. Johnson, Robert McNamara.

Director: Errol Morris | Stars: Robert McNamara, John F. Kennedy, Fidel Castro, Richard Nixon

Votes: 21,787 | Gross: $4.20M

32. Besa: The Promise (2012)

90 min | Documentary, Family, History

8.2
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When the Nazis occupied Albania, not a single Jew was betrayed by its citizens - mostly Muslims. An untold history that resonates today.

Director: Rachel Goslins | Stars: Norman H. Gershman, Rexhep Hoxha

Votes: 36

33. Les yeux dans les Bleus (1998 TV Movie)

157 min | Documentary, Sport

8.2
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This documentary follows the French soccer team on their way to victory in the 1998 World Cup in France. Stéphane Meunier spent the whole time filming the players, the coach and some other ... See full summary »

Director: Stéphane Meunier | Stars: Aimé Jacquet, Didier Deschamps, Fabien Barthez, Laurent Blanc

Votes: 317

34. Robert Wilson and the Civil Wars (1987)

90 min

8.2
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Director: Howard Brookner | Stars: Ingrid Andree, Gavin Bryars, Philip Glass, Heiner Müller

Votes: 6

35. Scrubs (2001–2010)
Episode: My New God (2006)

TV-14 | 24 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Dr. Cox's sister arrives at the hospital. She's a born-again Christian who wants him to participate in his son's baptism. Perry, of course, wants nothing to do with it, and her for that matter.

Director: Victor Nelli Jr. | Stars: Zach Braff, Sarah Chalke, Donald Faison, Neil Flynn

Votes: 667

36. Saturday Night Live (1975– )

TV-14 | 90 min | Comedy, Music

8.1
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A famous guest host stars in parodies and sketches created by the cast of this witty show.

Stars: Don Pardo, Lenny Pickett, Darrell Hammond, Kenan Thompson

Votes: 39,303

37. The Truman Show (1998)

PG | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi

8.1
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90 Metascore

An insurance salesman discovers his whole life is actually a reality TV show.

Director: Peter Weir | Stars: Jim Carrey, Ed Harris, Laura Linney, Noah Emmerich

Votes: 841,251 | Gross: $125.62M

38. Journey of Hanuman (2013 Video)

85 min | Documentary, Adventure, Mystery

8.1
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'Journey of Hanuman' preserves moments still existing in India that have not been disturbed by globalization and are connected with the antique spiritual knowledge of India. I wanted to ... See full summary »

Director: Lola Creel | Stars: Rip Brar, Peter Coyote, Arun Mathai, Bekah Rife

Votes: 28

39. American Horror Story (2011– )
Episode: Open House (2011)

TV-MA | 41 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

8.1
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Moira persuades a prospective buyer to make an offer. Constance and Larry work against her efforts.

Director: Tim Hunter | Stars: Connie Britton, Dylan McDermott, Evan Peters, Taissa Farmiga

Votes: 3,522

40. American Masters (1985– )

TV-14 | 90 min | Documentary, Biography

8.0
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Since its premiere in 1986, this Emmy-winning documentary series has presented hundreds of hours comprising profiles of outstanding American cultural artists. Past subjects have included ... See full summary »

Stars: Martin Scorsese, Tony Bennett, Peter Bogdanovich, Lee Grant

Votes: 665

41. Beauty and the Beast (1946)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

8.0
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92 Metascore

A beautiful young woman takes her father's place as the prisoner of a mysterious beast, who wishes to marry her.

Directors: Jean Cocteau, René Clément | Stars: Jean Marais, Josette Day, Mila Parély, Nane Germon

Votes: 22,316 | Gross: $0.30M

42. The Thin Blue Line (1988)

Not Rated | 101 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama

8.0
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79 Metascore

A film that successfully argued that a man was wrongly convicted for murder by a corrupt justice system in Dallas County, Texas.

Director: Errol Morris | Stars: Randall Adams, David Ray Harris, Gus Rose, Jackie Johnson

Votes: 19,852 | Gross: $1.21M

43. Six by Sondheim (2013 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary

8.0
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An intimate and candid look at the life and art of the legendary composer-lyricist.

Directors: James Lapine, Autumn de Wilde, Todd Haynes | Stars: Barbara Barrie, Jack Bashkow, Charles Braswell, Susan Browning

Votes: 500

44. Op-Docs (2011– )

Documentary

8.0
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Op-Docs is The New York Times editorial department's award-winning section for short, opinionated documentaries, produced with wide creative latitude and a range of artistic styles, ... See full summary »

Stars: Mo Rocca, Josiah Thompson, Logan Ireland, Laila Villanueva

Votes: 9

45. Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985)

R | 120 min | Biography, Drama

7.9
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81 Metascore

A fictionalized account in four chapters of the life of celebrated Japanese writer Yukio Mishima.

Director: Paul Schrader | Stars: Ken Ogata, Masayuki Shionoya, Hiroshi Mikami, Junya Fukuda

Votes: 7,285 | Gross: $0.44M

46. One Day in September (1999)

R | 94 min | Documentary, History, Sport

7.9
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82 Metascore

The Palestinian terrorist group Black September holds Israeli athletes hostage at the 1972 Summer Olympic Games in Munich.

Director: Kevin Macdonald | Stars: Michael Douglas, Ankie Spitzer, Jamal Al Gashey, Gerald Seymour

Votes: 5,383 | Gross: $0.16M

47. The Seeds (2006)

28 min | Documentary, Short

7.9
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A family on the border of Siberia and Kazachstan struggles to deal with a trauma that happened in their past.

Director: Wojciech Kasperski

Votes: 38

48. American Masters (1985– )
Episode: Edgar Allan Poe: Terror of the Soul (1995)

TV-14 | 60 min | Documentary, Biography

7.9
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Comprised of interviews with Poe scholars, dramatic sequences, and an adaptation of "The Cask of Amontillado", this documentary covers the life of Edgar Allen Poe thoroughly from a number of perspectives.

Directors: Joyce Chopra, Karen Thomas | Stars: Eric Christmas, Sky Rumph, Michelle Joyner, Pam Van Sant

Votes: 67

49. Independent Lens (1999– )
Episode: Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)

R | 109 min | Documentary

7.9
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82 Metascore

Corporate audio and videotapes tell the inside story of the scandal involving one company's manipulation of California's energy supply and its, and how its executives wrung a billion dollars out of the resulting crisis.

Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Kenneth Lay, Peter Coyote, John Beard, Barbara Boxer

Votes: 4,508 | Gross: $4.06M

50. Six Feet Under (2001–2005)
Episode: Timing & Space (2003)

TV-MA | 60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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Surrounded by his family, Bernard Asa Chenowith dies of stomach cancer, and when Nate learns of it he requests Lisa's permission to attend his funeral since Brenda was there after his ... See full summary »

Director: Nicole Holofcener | Stars: Peter Krause, Michael C. Hall, Frances Conroy, Lauren Ambrose

Votes: 787



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