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1. Entourage (2004–2011)
Episode: Return to Queens Blvd (2008)

TV-MA | 26 min | Comedy, Drama

9.2
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The boys return to New York, where Eric meets with Gus Van Sant and Drama looks to invest some of his new fortune. Vince runs into an old girlfriend.

Director: Mark Mylod | Stars: Kevin Connolly, Adrian Grenier, Kevin Dillon, Jerry Ferrara

Votes: 837

2. It's All in Place (2008)

13 min | Short, Drama

9.0
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After a devastating family crisis, two suburban teenagers are forced to relocate with a relative in the inner city. In the process they discover an environment laced with vibrant energy, and a bit of their own history.

Director: Geoff George | Stars: Christopher Simon, Wyatt McCallum, Lou DeCillis, Alex Bedford

Votes: 5

3. When We Rise (2017)
Episode: Night IV: Part VI and VII (2017)

TV-14 | 42 min | Drama

9.0
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Part VI. 2008. The legalization of same-sex marriage has had a roller coaster of a ride. The latest victory was the California Supreme Court ruling that it is a constitutional right for ... See full summary »

Director: Dustin Lance Black | Stars: Rachel Griffiths, Mary-Louise Parker, Guy Pearce, Michael Kenneth Williams

Votes: 252

4. When We Rise (2017)
Episode: Night III: Parts IV and V (2017)

TV-14 | 43 min | Drama

8.9
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Part IV. 1992. The gay male and lesbian movements are merging closer and closer to being one cohesive and supportive family. The AIDS epidemic has devastated the gay male community, with ... See full summary »

Director: Thomas Schlamme | Stars: Rachel Griffiths, Mary-Louise Parker, Guy Pearce, Michael Kenneth Williams

Votes: 257

5. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Stasis (2011)

TV-MA | 57 min | Crime, Drama

8.9
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Just days away from the election, Kane slowly regains control over City Hall. Though a swift political move will help identify his adversaries, will doing the unthinkable improve his public image in time?

Director: Jean de Segonzac | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 254

6. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Clinch (2012)

TV-MA | 58 min | Crime, Drama

8.7
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Chicago is bankrupt and a team of receivers pour in to take control of the city. But losing his mayoral power isn't the biggest danger to Kane as various enemies including Sentinel editor, ... See full summary »

Director: Mario Van Peebles | Stars: Candace C. Edwards, Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware

Votes: 161

7. When We Rise (2017)
Episode: Night II: Parts II and III (2017)

TV-14 | 42 min | Drama

8.7
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Part II. 1977. Cleve is working on Harvey Milk's next bid for a city supervisor seat, they hoping it will be fourth time lucky. Roma and her associates are not officially supporting Milk as... See full summary »

Director: Dee Rees | Stars: Austin P. McKenzie, Emily Skeggs, Jonathan Majors, Fiona Dourif

Votes: 293

8. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: True Enough (2012)

TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Drama

8.7
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As Kane's mental faculties deteriorate to a new low, Sentinel editor, Sam Miller, is about to break a story that will destroy him. But unbeknownst to Kane, Kitty is the true threat as she ... See full summary »

Director: Jean de Segonzac | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 177

9. Strange Parallel (1998)

30 min | Documentary, Short, Fantasy

8.6
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Two documentarists set out to find and make a documentary about Elliott Smith, the musician famous for the Oscar nominated song "Miss Misery" on the "Good Will Hunting" Soundtrack. But the ... See full synopsis »

Director: Steve Hanft | Stars: Larry Crane, Marne Lucas, Elliott Smith, Amber Strom

Votes: 97

10. When We Rise (2017)
Episode: Night I: Part I (2017)

TV-14 | 86 min | Drama

8.6
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Ostracized after coming out or being outed by someone, Cleve Jones, Ken Jones, Roma Guy and Diane leave everything they know behind to seek safe harbor in San Francisco, where they join the LBGTQ movement.

Director: Gus Van Sant | Stars: Austin P. McKenzie, Emily Skeggs, Jonathan Majors, Fiona Dourif

Votes: 349

11. Entourage (2004–2011)

TV-MA | 28 min | Comedy, Drama

8.5
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Film star Vince Chase navigates the vapid terrain of Los Angeles with a close circle of friends and his trusty agent.

Stars: Kevin Connolly, Adrian Grenier, Kevin Dillon, Jerry Ferrara

Votes: 147,021

12. The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2011)

Not Rated | 60 min | Documentary, History

8.4
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A comprehensive history of the medium and art of motion pictures.

Stars: Mark Cousins, Juan Diego Botto, Aleksandr Sokurov, Norman Lloyd

Votes: 3,418

13. Red Hot Chili Peppers: Greatest Videos (2003 Video)

185 min | Documentary, Music

8.4
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A career retrospective of the Red Hot Chili Peppers' music videos from 1988 to 2003.

Directors: Gavin Bowden, Drew Carolan, Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris, Kevin Kerslake, Bart Lipton, Mark Romanek, Dick Rude, Stephane Sednaoui, Bill Stobaugh, Gus Van Sant | Stars: John Frusciante, Anthony Kiedis, Dave Navarro, Dave Sheridan

Votes: 219

14. Good Will Hunting (1997)

R | 126 min | Drama

8.3
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70 Metascore

Will Hunting, a janitor at M.I.T., has a gift for mathematics, but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life.

Director: Gus Van Sant | Stars: Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Stellan Skarsgård

Votes: 714,473 | Gross: $138.43M

15. Red Hot Chili Peppers: Funky Monks (1991 Video)

60 min | Music

8.3
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Shows the classic lineup of the Red Hot Chili Peppers recording their 1991 breakthrough album "Blood Sugar Sex Magik."

Director: Gavin Bowden | Stars: John Frusciante, Adam Horovitz, Anthony Kiedis, Nial LaPrell

Votes: 588

16. Bowie: The Video Collection (1993 Video)

104 min | Music

8.3
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Previously rarely seen David Bowie promotional video's from "Space Oddity" in 1972 to "Fame '90" in 1990.

Directors: Steve Barron, David Bowie, Stanley Dorfman, David Mallet, Jean-Baptiste Mondino, Tim Pope, Mick Rock, Julien Temple, James Yukich, Gus Van Sant | Stars: Steven Berkoff, Trevor Bolder, David Bowie, Nino Del Pesco

Votes: 79

17. The Greatest Event in Television History (2012– )
Episode: Simon & Simon (2012)

TV-14 | 11 min | Comedy

8.3
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Entertaining commentary with the cast (including Paul Rudd, Adam Scott, Jon Hamm, and others) while they film an exact replica remake of the "Simon & Simon" Opening Sequence - with a view of the final product at the end.

Directors: Lance Bangs, Adam Scott | Stars: Amanda Anka, Jeff Probst, Jon Hamm, Adam Scott

Votes: 50

18. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Through and Through (2012)

TV-MA | 55 min | Crime, Drama

8.3
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Kane uses a tragedy in his personal life to further his political agenda and ultimately win control over the housing authority. Kane tries to remedy his fractured inner circle by poaching ... See full summary »

Director: Jean de Segonzac | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 172

19. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Backflash (2012)

TV-MA | 53 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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Kane's moves with the housing project escalate from a state of unrest to rioting and looting. As Chicago burns, Kane secretly seeks treatment at an alternative clinic where his past haunts ... See full summary »

Director: Mario Van Peebles | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 156

20. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Choose (2011)

TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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Election Day. The race is close, and while the candidates campaign, Kane and Stone must do their part to turn the gears of the political machine. Emma's world is turned upside-down while ... See full summary »

Director: Mario Van Peebles | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 269

21. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Louder Than Words (2012)

TV-MA | 58 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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Tom Kane cements his mayoral legacy with a lavish ceremony celebrating the groundbreaking of the new modernized O'Hare terminals. Now Kane looks to the future, setting his sights on ... See full summary »

Director: Jim McKay | Stars: Candace C. Edwards, Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware

Votes: 205

22. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Mania (2012)

TV-MA | 59 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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Kane orders a corruption sweep and arrests several members of his own political machine. Kitty O'Neil crushes Zajac's campaign just as he is on an upswing. Kane spirals out of control when ... See full summary »

Director: Jean de Segonzac | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 171

23. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Spit (2011)

TV-MA | 56 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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Kane takes an unannounced break from City Hall as his political image hits an all-time low. The election looms and he'll need to enlist the help of others to weather this storm. Kitty, at ... See full summary »

Director: Mario Van Peebles | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 213

24. Boss (2011–2012)

TV-MA | 56 min | Crime, Drama

8.1
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Mayor Tom Kane, diagnosed with a dementia disorder, struggles to keep his grip on power in Chicago.

Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 16,136

25. Searching for Elliott Smith (2009)

80 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

8.1
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The unauthorized biography of the Patron Saint of Indie Rock.

Director: Gil Reyes | Stars: David Bailey, Jennifer Chiba, Christopher Cooper, Larry Crane

Votes: 42

26. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Listen (2011)

TV-MA | 59 min | Crime, Drama

8.1
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After the discovery of a serious medical condition, Mayor Tom Kane must set things in motion for the upcoming gubernatorial primary while attempting to reconnect with his distant wife and estranged daughter.

Director: Gus Van Sant | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 397

27. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Remembered (2011)

TV-MA | 53 min | Crime, Drama

8.1
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After long-buried information resurfaces, Kane and his camp find themselves battling the media for control of public perception. With the primary just around the corner, they'll have to ... See full summary »

Director: Jean de Segonzac | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 212

28. The 81st Annual Academy Awards (2009 TV Special)

TV-14 | 210 min | News

8.0
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Annual awards presentation honoring the best film achievements of 2008.

Directors: Roger Goodman, Allen P. Haines | Stars: Hugh Jackman, Amy Adams, Jennifer Aniston, Alan Arkin

Votes: 2,131

29. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Consequence (2012)

TV-MA | 58 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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Consequence

Director: Jean de Segonzac | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 151

30. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: The Conversation (2012)

TV-MA | 59 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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Kane's alternative treatment seems to have worked and he is back in control of his city. Meredith moves full force into her role as Chicago's First Lady but she soon discovers Kane's ... See full summary »

Director: Nelson McCormick | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 149

31. The Greatest Event in Television History (2012– )

TV-14 | 11 min | Comedy

7.9
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Adam Scott is determined to make the greatest event in television history by remaking the opening sequences of TV shows.

Stars: Amanda Anka, Jeff Probst, Jon Schroeder, Adam Scott

Votes: 547

32. Best of Bowie (2002 Video)

Unrated | 252 min | Documentary, Music

7.9
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A career-spanning collection of 47 music videos and live performances by David Bowie.

Directors: Steve Barron, Samuel Bayer, David Bowie, Rudi Dolezal, Stanley Dorfman, Nick Goffey, Dominic Hawley, David Mallet, Roger Michell, Jean-Baptiste Mondino, D.A. Pennebaker, Tim Pope, Mick Rock, Matthew Rolston, Mark Romanek, Hannes Rossacher, Floria Sigismondi, Walter A. Stern, Julien Temple, Gus Van Sant, James Yukich | Stars: David Bowie, Carlos Alomar, Naveen Andrews, Steven Berkoff

Votes: 394

33. Portlandia (2011–2018)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

7.8
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A sketch-comedy series that parodies life in Portland, Oregon.

Stars: Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, Kyle MacLachlan, Sam Adams

Votes: 15,400

34. Friday's Child (2018)

91 min | Crime, Drama

7.8
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Fresh out of foster care at age 18, a young drifter turns to petty crime to survive, and discovers an impossible love in an unlikely friend.

Director: A.J. Edwards | Stars: Tye Sheridan, Imogen Poots, Caleb Landry Jones, Jeffrey Wright

Votes: 35

35. The Celluloid Closet (1995)

R | 102 min | Documentary, History

7.8
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A documentary surveying the various Hollywood screen depictions of homosexuals and the attitudes behind them throughout the history of North American film.

Directors: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman | Stars: Lily Tomlin, Tony Curtis, Susie Bright, Arthur Laurents

Votes: 5,574 | Gross: $1.51M

36. The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2011)
Episode: New American Independents & the Digital Revolution (2011)

Not Rated | 62 min | Documentary, History

7.8
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The Story of Film looks at American and Australia cinema in the 1990s and examines the rise of digital film-making which allows for the crafting of scenes that would otherwise be impossible... See full summary »

Director: Mark Cousins | Stars: Mark Cousins, Woo-Ping Yuen, Gus Van Sant, Matthew Barney

Votes: 101

37. Laurence Anyways (2012)

Not Rated | 168 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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73 Metascore

A drama that charts ten years in the relationship of a male-to-female transsexual's relationship with her lover.

Director: Xavier Dolan | Stars: Melvil Poupaud, Emmanuel Schwartz, Suzanne Clément, Nathalie Baye

Votes: 14,303

38. Reputations (1994–2002)

50 min | Documentary

7.7
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Add a Plot

Stars: Denis Lawson, Jancis Robinson, Josette Simon, Maureen Lipman

Votes: 10

39. Ocean State (2010)

64 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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The story of a young man who tries to redeem himself by overcoming a lifelong phobia - the ocean.

Director: Ted Ryan | Stars: Meghan Coonan, Keith Jordan, Jerry Kaplan, Rebecca Reit

Votes: 7

40. Reputations (1994–2002)
Episode: Hitch: Alfred the Auteur (1999)

59 min | Documentary

7.7
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Second episode of a two-part profile on the life and films of Alfred Hitchcock.

Director: Tim Kirby | Stars: Denis Lawson, Dan Auiler, Peter Bogdanovich, Robert F. Boyle

Votes: 9

41. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Redemption (2012)

TV-MA | 57 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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Kane makes a professional turn to a new way of doing things when he extricates the housing project from the corruption that plagues his entire city. Kane's young aide, Ian, has a ... See full summary »

Director: Phil Abraham | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 152

42. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Reflex (2011)

TV-MA | 55 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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A new political force enters the race with only a few weeks until the primary. When the City Council stands in Kane's way, Kane and his crew will have to flex their political muscles to ... See full summary »

Director: Jim McKay | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 268

43. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Slip (2011)

TV-MA | 57 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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Kane finds himself starting to lose control, both politically and personally, as his supporters begin to question their confidence in him. Zajac ventures into uncharted territory while campaigning as Miller continues to dig for answers.

Director: Jim McKay | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 227

44. Portlandia (2011–2018)
Episode: Trailblazers (2014)

TV-14 | 23 min | Comedy

7.7
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Kickstarter videos compete at the Can'ts Film Festival (hosted by Gus Van Sant). Toni and Candace coach the Portland Trail Blazers' dance team. Guest starring Gus Van Sant, Paul Allen, The Portland Trail Blazers & dancers.

Director: Jonathan Krisel | Stars: Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, LaMarcus Aldridge, Damian Lillard

Votes: 109

45. Milk (I) (2008)

R | 128 min | Biography, Drama

7.6
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84 Metascore

The story of Harvey Milk, and his struggles as an American gay activist who fought for gay rights and became California's first openly gay elected official.

Director: Gus Van Sant | Stars: Sean Penn, Josh Brolin, Emile Hirsch, Diego Luna

Votes: 149,696 | Gross: $31.84M

46. My Own Private River (2012)

101 min | Documentary

7.6
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Footage from My Own Private Idaho (1991) is re-contextualized in James Franco's tribute to River Phoenix.

Directors: James Franco, Gus Van Sant | Stars: Wilmer Calderon, Jim Freivogel, Brian Lally, Matt Militano

Votes: 228

47. Charlie Rose (1991– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

7.6
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Charlie Rose interviews noteworthy people in fields including politics and government, business and economics, science and technology, media, sports and the arts.

Stars: Charlie Rose, Mark Halperin, Al Hunt, Thomas Friedman

Votes: 766

48. Revolution (II) (2012)

PG | 85 min | Documentary, Adventure, Family

7.6
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53 Metascore

Filmmaker Rob Stewart advances the theory that though humans depend on the natural world for subsistence, humans are nature's greatest enemy.

Director: Rob Stewart | Stars: Nnimmo Bassey, Krystyna Bednarska, Adrienne Maree Brown, Lester Brown

Votes: 356

49. David Bowie: Fame '90 (1990 Video)

4 min | Short, Music

7.6
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A promotional video for David Bowie's 1990 hit single "Fame '90."

Director: Gus Van Sant | Stars: David Bowie, Louise LeCavalier

Votes: 17

50. Massholes (2012– )

Comedy

7.5
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A mock-reality show depicting two guys from South Boston who move to Hollywood to become the next "Matt & Ben" in the wake of their viral YouTube video.

Stars: Kenny Wormald, Paddy Quinn, Jimmy Ruggiero, Kurt Finney

Votes: 124