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1. Jessie (2011–2015)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

5.9
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A Texan teen moves to New York City to follow her dreams and ends up as a nanny for a high profile couple's four children.

Stars: Debby Ryan, Peyton List, Cameron Boyce, Karan Brar

Votes: 9,858

2. Lion (2016)

PG-13 | 118 min | Biography, Drama

8.1
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69 Metascore

A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia. 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.

Director: Garth Davis | Stars: Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara, Sunny Pawar

Votes: 160,798 | Gross: $51.69M

3. The Light Between Oceans (2016)

PG-13 | 133 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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60 Metascore

A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from a drifting rowing boat.

Director: Derek Cianfrance | Stars: Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander, Rachel Weisz, Florence Clery

Votes: 39,850 | Gross: $12.55M

4. Annie (2014)

PG | 118 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

5.3
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33 Metascore

A foster kid, who lives with her mean foster mom, sees her life change when business tycoon and New York City mayoral candidate Will Stacks makes a thinly-veiled campaign move and takes her in.

Director: Will Gluck | Stars: Quvenzhané Wallis, Cameron Diaz, Jamie Foxx, Rose Byrne

Votes: 29,597 | Gross: $85.91M

5. Fences (2016)

PG-13 | 139 min | Drama

7.2
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79 Metascore

A working-class African-American father tries to raise his family in the 1950s, while coming to terms with the events of his life.

Director: Denzel Washington | Stars: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen Henderson, Jovan Adepo

Votes: 75,574 | Gross: $57.64M

6. Silent Hill: Revelation (2012)

R | 95 min | Horror

5.0
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16 Metascore

When her adoptive father disappears, Sharon Da Silva is drawn into a strange and terrifying alternate reality that holds answers to the horrific nightmares that have plagued her since childhood.

Director: M.J. Bassett | Stars: Adelaide Clemens, Kit Harington, Sean Bean, Carrie-Anne Moss

Votes: 54,813 | Gross: $17.53M

7. I Love You Phillip Morris (2009)

R | 98 min | Biography, Comedy, Crime

6.6
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65 Metascore

A cop turns con man once he comes out of the closet. Once imprisoned, he meets the second love of his life, whom he'll stop at nothing to be with.

Directors: Glenn Ficarra, John Requa | Stars: Jim Carrey, Ewan McGregor, Leslie Mann, Rodrigo Santoro

Votes: 84,742 | Gross: $2.04M

8. The 9th Life of Louis Drax (2016)

R | 108 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.3
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41 Metascore

A psychologist who begins working with a young boy who has suffered a near-fatal fall finds himself drawn into a mystery that tests the boundaries of fantasy and reality.

Director: Alexandre Aja | Stars: Jamie Dornan, Aiden Longworth, Sarah Gadon, Aaron Paul

Votes: 10,602

9. Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991)

R | 89 min | Fantasy, Horror

4.9
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Dream-haunting Freddy Krueger returns once again to prowl the nightmares of Springwood's last surviving teenager, and of a woman whose personal connection to Krueger may mean his doom.

Director: Rachel Talalay | Stars: Robert Englund, Lisa Zane, Shon Greenblatt, Lezlie Deane

Votes: 35,189 | Gross: $34.87M

10. Problem Child (1990)

PG | 81 min | Comedy, Family

5.3
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27 Metascore

A young boy is just short of a monster. He is adopted by a loving man and his wacky wife. The laughs keep coming as the boy pushes them to the limits.

Director: Dennis Dugan | Stars: Michael Oliver, John Ritter, Jack Warden, Gilbert Gottfried

Votes: 24,864 | Gross: $53.47M

11. Hop (2011)

PG | 95 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

5.5
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41 Metascore

E.B., the Easter Bunny's teenage son, heads to Hollywood, determined to become a drummer in a rock 'n' roll band. In LA, he's taken in by Fred after the out-of-work slacker hits E.B. with his car.

Director: Tim Hill | Stars: Russell Brand, James Marsden, Elizabeth Perkins, Kaley Cuoco

Votes: 27,308 | Gross: $108.09M

12. Omoide no Mânî (2014)

PG | 103 min | Animation, Drama, Family

7.7
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72 Metascore

Upon being sent to live with relatives in the countryside, an emotionally distant preteen girl becomes obsessed with an abandoned mansion and infatuated with a girl who lives there - a girl who may or may not be real.

Director: Hiromasa Yonebayashi | Stars: Sara Takatsuki, Kasumi Arimura, Nanako Matsushima, Susumu Terajima

Votes: 21,564 | Gross: $0.77M

13. In This Corner of the World (2016)

PG-13 | 129 min | Animation, Drama, Family

7.9
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73 Metascore

Set in Hiroshima during World War II, an eighteen-year-old girl gets married and now has to prepare food for her family despite the rationing and lack of supplies. As she struggles with the... See full summary »

Director: Sunao Katabuchi | Stars: Non, Kira Buckland, Christine Marie Cabanos, Barbara Goodson

Votes: 4,212

14. Did You Hear About the Morgans? (2009)

PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

4.8
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27 Metascore

In New York City, an estranged couple who witness a murder are relocated to small town Wyoming as part of the Witness Protection Program.

Director: Marc Lawrence | Stars: Hugh Grant, Sarah Jessica Parker, Sam Elliott, Elisabeth Moss

Votes: 32,773 | Gross: $29.58M

15. Paranormal Activity 4 (2012)

R | 88 min | Horror

4.6
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40 Metascore

It has been five years since the disappearance of Katie and Hunter, and a suburban family witness strange events in their neighborhood when a woman and a mysterious child move in.

Directors: Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman | Stars: Stephen Dunham, Katie Featherston, Matt Shively, Brendon Eggertsen

Votes: 56,092 | Gross: $53.92M

16. Professione: reporter (1975)

PG-13 | 126 min | Drama, Thriller

7.6
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90 Metascore

A frustrated war correspondent, unable to find the war he's been asked to cover, takes the risky path of co-opting the I.D. of a dead arms dealer acquaintance.

Director: Michelangelo Antonioni | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Maria Schneider, Jenny Runacre, Ian Hendry

Votes: 17,276 | Gross: $0.62M

17. Going Clear: Scientology & the Prison of Belief (2015)

Not Rated | 119 min | Documentary

8.0
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80 Metascore

A film that claims to be a look at the inner-workings of the Church of Scientology.

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

Votes: 32,107

18. Darkwing Duck (1991–1992)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.6
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A bumbling superhero battles crime with the help of his daughter and pilot sidekick.

Stars: Jim Cummings, Terence McGovern, Christine Cavanaugh, Katie Leigh

Votes: 11,970

19. The Gates (2010)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy

7.2
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A metropolitan police officer becomes chief of police in a gated suburban neighborhood where vampires, werewolves, witches, and other supernatural entities reside.

Stars: Rhona Mitra, Frank Grillo, Marisol Nichols, Luke Mably

Votes: 7,369

20. Better Luck Tomorrow (2002)

R | 101 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.1
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67 Metascore

A group of over-achieving Asian-American high school seniors enjoy a power trip when they dip into extra-curricular criminal activities.

Director: Justin Lin | Stars: Parry Shen, Jason Tobin, Sung Kang, Shirley Anderson

Votes: 8,365 | Gross: $3.80M

21. Hunter Street (2017– )

TV-G | 22 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

7.1
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Max, the newest addition to the Hunter family, must team up with his siblings Anika, Sal, Tess, and Daniel to find his foster parents Erik and Kate after they disappear mysteriously one night.

Stars: Maemae Renfrow, Stony Blyden, Kyra Isako Smith, Daan Creyghton

Votes: 262

22. At the Devil's Door (VI) (2014)

Not Rated | 91 min | Horror

4.8
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47 Metascore

A real-estate agent finds herself caught up in something sinister when she has to sell a house with a dark past and meets the troubled teen who used to live there.

Director: Nicholas McCarthy | Stars: Ashley Rickards, Nick Eversman, Michael Massee, Mark Steger

Votes: 6,205

23. Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest (1995)

R | 92 min | Horror, Thriller

4.1
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Two brothers connected to the murderous children's cult of Gatlin, Nebraska are taken to Chicago by an adoptive couple.

Director: James D.R. Hickox | Stars: Daniel Cerny, Ron Melendez, Jim Metzler, Nancy Lee Grahn

Votes: 5,888

24. Waking the Dead (2000)

R | 105 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

6.7
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59 Metascore

A congressional candidate questions his sanity after seeing the love of his life, presumed dead, suddenly emerge.

Director: Keith Gordon | Stars: Billy Crudup, Bill Haugland, Nelson Landrieu, Ivonne Coll

Votes: 6,282 | Gross: $0.33M

25. Problem Child 3: Junior in Love (1995 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 87 min | Comedy, Family

3.2
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Junior Healy is back as a preteen, and he falls in love with a girl from school.

Director: Greg Beeman | Stars: William Katt, Justin Chapman, Sherman Howard, Carolyn Lowery

Votes: 2,848

26. Glorious 39 (2009)

R | 129 min | Drama, History, Thriller

6.5
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The adopted daughter of a privileged British politician uncovers a family secret in the weeks leading up to World War II.

Director: Stephen Poliakoff | Stars: Romola Garai, Eddie Redmayne, Juno Temple, Toby Regbo

Votes: 4,740

27. The Unknown Woman (2006)

R | 118 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.5
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56 Metascore

Haunted by a horrible past, a Ukrainian young woman calculatedly insinuates herself into the life of a rich Italian family.

Director: Giuseppe Tornatore | Stars: Kseniya Rappoport, Michele Placido, Claudia Gerini, Piera Degli Esposti

Votes: 11,607 | Gross: $0.02M

28. Any Day Now (I) (2012)

R | 98 min | Drama

7.5
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60 Metascore

In the 1970s, a gay couple fights a biased legal system to keep custody of the abandoned mentally handicapped teenager that comes to live under their roof.

Director: Travis Fine | Stars: Alan Cumming, Garret Dillahunt, Isaac Leyva, Frances Fisher

Votes: 5,277 | Gross: $0.20M

29. Playback (II) (2012)

R | 98 min | Horror, Thriller

4.3
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A cop investigates the case of a missing local teen, though he discovers a dark secret that has been unleashed in his town, and an evil spirit that will stop at nothing to find its heir.

Director: Michael A. Nickles | Stars: Christian Slater, Ambyr Childers, Toby Hemingway, Jonathan Keltz

Votes: 4,396 | Gross: $0.00M

30. Joel (II) (2018)

99 min | Drama

8.0
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Unable to have kids of their own, Cecilia and Diego get a call from the adoption agency they registered to, some time ago. The sudden arrival of Joel, a 9 year old with a very hard backstory, will change the course of their lives.

Director: Carlos Sorin | Stars: Victoria Almeida, Diego Gentile, Joel Noguera, Ana Katz

Votes: 14

31. First Position (2011)

Not Rated | 95 min | Documentary

7.6
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72 Metascore

A documentary that follows six young dancers from around the world as they prepare for the Youth America Grand Prix, one of the most prestigious ballet competitions in the world.

Director: Bess Kargman | Stars: Aran Bell, Rebecca Houseknecht, Joan Sebastian Zamora, Miko Fogarty

Votes: 3,120 | Gross: $1.10M

32. Room for One More (1952)

Approved | 98 min | Comedy

7.2
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A fairly well-to-do family takes in two troubled orphans.

Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Cary Grant, Betsy Drake, Lurene Tuttle, Randy Stuart

Votes: 1,629

33. Le bal des actrices (2009)

105 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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While shooting a documentary about all kinds of actresses, the director falls for one of them.

Director: Maïwenn | Stars: Jeanne Balibar, Romane Bohringer, Julie Depardieu, Mélanie Doutey

Votes: 952

34. Anything Is Possible (2013)

TV-Y7 | 93 min | Drama, Family, Music

5.9
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Ethan Bortnick plays the leading role as Nathan, a young boy who's separated from his mother when she goes missing during a trip to Japan to help after the tsunami. The movie explores ... See full summary »

Director: Demetrius Navarro | Stars: Ethan Bortnick, Jonathan Bennett, Lacey Chabert, Fatima Ptacek

Votes: 267

35. The Perfect Wedding (2012)

Not Rated | 82 min | Comedy, Romance

6.3
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Home for the Christmas holiday, a gay man starts falling for his ex-boyfriend's lover, not knowing that the relationship is a mere pretense.

Director: Scott Gabriel | Stars: Eric Aragon, Jason T. Gaffney, Apolonia Davalos, Brendan Griffin

Votes: 584

36. Why Would I Lie? (1980)

PG | 105 min | Comedy, Drama

6.5
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Cletus is a compulsive liar. He prefers the term 'fabrication' to lie though. When Cletus becomes a social worker he's assigned the case of a boy called Jorge (with a 'J') who was taken ... See full summary »

Director: Larry Peerce | Stars: Treat Williams, Lisa Eichhorn, Gabriel Macht, Susan Heldfond

Votes: 195 | Gross: $1.18M

37. That Hagen Girl (1947)

Not Rated | 83 min | Drama

6.1
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Mary Hagen lives in a small town in Ohio and goes to Jordon Junior College. For years, there has been whispers, rumors and gossip about who are her real parents. When Tom Bates returns to ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Godfrey | Stars: Ronald Reagan, Shirley Temple, Rory Calhoun, Lois Maxwell

Votes: 468

38. Tang shan da di zhen (2010)

Not Rated | 135 min | Drama

7.6
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The epic story of a family separated as a result of the Great Tangshan Earthquake of 1976.

Director: Xiaogang Feng | Stars: Daoming Chen, Chen Li, Yi Lu, Fan Xu

Votes: 7,909 | Gross: $0.06M

39. Ricky 6 (2000)

111 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.2
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Based on the true story of drugs, satanism, and murder in the upper class town of Northport, Long Island in 1984.

Director: Peter Filardi | Stars: Vincent Kartheiser, Chad Christ, Sabine Singh, Richard M. Stuart

Votes: 559

40. K.G. (2011)

TV-MA | 92 min | Action

5.2
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A mysterious group kidnap a girl's sister. Years later, the group reappears and she is determined to get her sister back.

Director: Yoshikatsu Kimura | Stars: Rina Takeda, Hina Tobimatsu, Tatsuya Naka, Kazutoshi Yokoyama

Votes: 381

41. The Gift of Love (1958)

Approved | 105 min | Drama, Romance

6.5
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Fearing she will die, a physicist's wife hopes her husband will be consoled by the orphan she adopts.

Director: Jean Negulesco | Stars: Lauren Bacall, Robert Stack, Evelyn Rudie, Lorne Greene

Votes: 286

42. Tobacco Roody (1970)

84 min | Comedy

5.3
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A southerner comforting his buxom stepdaughter, his young wife seducing a sheriff and getting sexually blackmailed by a banker, their sleeping daughters approached by drunk farmers. Just another standard day in a hillbilly farm.

Director: Bethel Buckalew | Stars: Dixie Donovan, Johnny Rocco, Debbie Osborne, Wendy Winders

Votes: 156

43. Sentimental Journey (1946)

Approved | 94 min | Drama

6.8
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An actress, Julie Beck, finds out that she is ill and has only a short time to live. She becomes taken with Hitty, a young orphan prone to dreaming. Julie soon decides to adopt the child so... See full summary »

Director: Walter Lang | Stars: John Payne, Maureen O'Hara, William Bendix, Cedric Hardwicke

Votes: 300

44. Jungle Book (I) (1990 Video)

28 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

5.2
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A caring she-wolf adopts a lost human baby. He's named Mowgli and raised by Baloo the bear and Bagheera the panther. One day, impish monkeys snatch Mowgli away and take him to their city. Baloo and Bagheera ask Kaa the snake for help.

Director: Jim Simon | Stars: Jim Cummings, Jeannie Elias, Kath Soucie

Votes: 22

45. The Baby Formula (2008)

Not Rated | 82 min | Comedy, Fantasy

4.6
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Two adventurous women in love are desperate to have their own biological child. They take a chance on an experimental scientific process and make sperm from their own stem cells. Pregnant ... See full summary »

Director: Alison Reid | Stars: Angela Vint, Megan Fahlenbock, Rosemary Dunsmore, Jessica Booker

Votes: 266

46. Du Bunui Gyulhonsikgwa Han Bunui Jangryesik (2012)

106 min | Comedy, Romance

6.3
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To keep their sexual orientation a secret, a gay man and a lesbian woman gets married. Now they have to juggle their identities to fool parents and co-workers, all while trying to find real love.

Director: Jho Kwang-soo Kim | Stars: Dong-Yoon Kim, Hyeon-kyeong Ryu, Seung-do Han, Ae-Yeon Jeong

Votes: 292

47. Amar Akbar Anthony (1977)

Not Rated | 184 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Three brothers are separated and united after many years - one is brought up a Hindu, another a Muslim and the last (and most memorable) a Christian. Hilarity and adventure ensues.

Director: Manmohan Desai | Stars: Vinod Khanna, Rishi Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Neetu Singh

Votes: 4,986

48. Camp Harlow (2014)

Not Rated | 87 min

6.6
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Camp Harlow is a faith-based drama about a teenage bully who finds redemption through her faith in God at a local summer camp.

Director: Shane Hawks | Stars: Aj Olson, Monique Hurd, Andrew Dyer, Jasmin Savoy Brown

Votes: 100

49. The Restless Breed (1957)

Approved | 86 min | Western

5.2
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A very bright young lawyer with a very quick temper travels to Mission, a small Texas border town.to even the score for the murder of his father, a secret service operator at the hands of gun-runners.

Director: Allan Dwan | Stars: Anne Bancroft, Billy Miller, Leo Gordon, Jay C. Flippen

Votes: 266

50. Jaanwar (1999)

Not Rated | 172 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.3
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A ruthless criminal mends his criminal ways after he meets an abandoned child and takes utmost care of him. However, the shadows of the past continues to haunt him.

Director: Suneel Darshan | Stars: Akshay Kumar, Karisma Kapoor, Shilpa Shetty, Mohnish Bahl

Votes: 2,094