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1. Certain Women (2016)

R | 107 min | Drama

6.3
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82 Metascore

The lives of three women intersect in small-town America, where each is imperfectly blazing a trail.

Director: Kelly Reichardt | Stars: Michelle Williams, Kristen Stewart, Laura Dern, James Le Gros

Votes: 9,586 | Gross: $1.03M

2. South Pacific (1958)

Unrated | 157 min | Musical, Romance, War

6.9
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On a South Pacific island during World War II, love blooms between a young nurse and a secretive Frenchman who's being courted for a dangerous military mission.

Director: Joshua Logan | Stars: Rossano Brazzi, Mitzi Gaynor, John Kerr, Ray Walston

Votes: 7,070

3. Wolyn (2016)

150 min | Drama, History, War

7.7
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Despite being in love with a Ukrainian boy from the same village, Polish girl named Zosia is forced into marrying a wealthy widower. Soon World War II begins and ethnic tensions arise. Amidst the war chaos Zosia tries to survive.

Director: Wojciech Smarzowski | Stars: Michalina Labacz, Arkadiusz Jakubik, Wasyl Wasylik, Adrian Zaremba

Votes: 3,207

4. The Turning (2013)

R | 180 min | Drama

6.0
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A collection of short films based on stories by Australian writer Tim Winton.

Directors: Jonathan auf der Heide, Tony Ayres, Jub Clerc, Robert Connolly, Shaun Gladwell, Rhys Graham, Justin Kurzel, Yaron Lifschitz, Anthony Lucas, Claire McCarthy, Ian Meadows, Ashlee Page, Stephen Page, Simon Stone, Warwick Thornton, Marieka Walsh, Mia Wasikowska, David Wenham | Stars: Colin Friels, James Fraser, Henri Phillips, Nikita Leigh-Pritchard

Votes: 1,148

5. South Pacific (2001 TV Movie)

129 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

5.8
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During World War II in the South Pacific love is found between a young nurse, Nellie Forbush (Glenn Close) and an older French plantation owner, Emile de Becque (Rade Serbedzija). The war ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Pearce | Stars: Glenn Close, Harry Connick Jr., Rade Serbedzija, Jack Thompson

Votes: 848

6. My Sister Eileen (1955)

Approved | 108 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.8
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After submitting a story of her beautiful sister, a woman assumes her identity to maintain the attention of a playboy publisher.

Director: Richard Quine | Stars: Janet Leigh, Jack Lemmon, Betty Garrett, Bob Fosse

Votes: 1,330

7. Espèces menacées (2017)

105 min | Drama

6.4
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The intertwined lives of three families shaken by love and violence.

Director: Gilles Bourdos | Stars: Alice Isaaz, Vincent Rottiers, Grégory Gadebois, Suzanne Clément

Votes: 178

8. Unicórnio (2017)

122 min | Drama

6.0
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A young girl of 13 lives with her mother on an isolated property. They are awaiting the return of their father and husband. But instead, another man appears, transforming the relationship between the mother and daughter.

Director: Eduardo Nunes | Stars: Bárbara Luz, Patricia Pillar, Zécarlos Machado, Lee Taylor

Votes: 68

9. La Noche de Enfrente (2012)

Not Rated | 110 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.2
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76 Metascore

A drama centered on an office worker on the verge of retirement who begins to relive both real and imagined memories.

Director: Raoul Ruiz | Stars: Christian Vadim, Sergio Hernández, Santiago Figueroa, Valentina Vargas

Votes: 397

10. Ambrose Bierce: Civil War Stories (2006 TV Movie)

93 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.2
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Three of the most popular and controversial Civil War stories by legendary writer Ambrose Bierce are presented in this acclaimed feature collection.

Directors: Don Maxwell, Brian James Egen | Stars: Campbell Scott, Vivian Schilling, Nathan Darrow, T. Max Graham

Votes: 115 | Gross: $0.02M

11. Las delicias de los verdes años (1976)

95 min | Comedy

3.9
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In the Middle Age a farmer, named Mauro, is heading to Madrid following the last will of his father. Along his travel Mauro shall be assaulted, himself shall have to steal in order to ... See full summary »

Director: Antonio Mercero | Stars: María José Cantudo, Francisco Algora, Bárbara Rey, José Calvo

Votes: 16

12. Hobo: The Legion of Travelers (2013– )

Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

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The HOBO series takes the audience on an incredible journey through amazing worlds and universes as we follow Hobo Habeaux in his quest to retrieve the stolen portal key his father entrusted him to protect.

Star: Devin Halden

13. Les contes du chat perché (1994– )

26 min | Animation

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Two sisters Delphine and Marinette love to play tricks on their parents, helped by the farm animals who speak and understand their childlike language.

Star: Claude Villers

15. Hobo (2013)

Short, Adventure, Fantasy

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Hobo takes the audience on an incredible journey through amazing worlds and universes as we follow Hobo Habeaux in his quest to retrieve the stolen portal key his father entrusted him to protect.

Director: Devin Halden | Star: Devin Halden

16. Le petit docteur (1986– )
Episode: L'amoureux en pantoufles (1986)

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While visiting an English cousin, doctor Jacques Dollent and his dear assistant Anna investigate on a rather strange murder.

Directors: Sebastian Robinson, Marc Simenon | Stars: Alain Sachs, Pauline Lafont, Norman Bowler, Stephen Boxer

17. Le petit docteur (1986– )
Episode: La demoiselle en bleu pâle (1986)

52 min

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Director: Patrick Saglio | Stars: Alain Sachs, Pauline Lafont, Michel Dussarat, Emmanuelle Meyssignac

18. Le petit docteur (1986– )
Episode: La piste de l'homme roux (1986)

52 min

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Director: Marc Simenon | Stars: Alain Sachs, Pauline Lafont, Marianne Basler, Gérard Caillaud

19. Le petit docteur (1986– )
Episode: Le château de l'arsenic (1986)

52 min

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Director: Patrick Dromgoole | Stars: Alain Sachs, Pauline Lafont, Catherine Allégret, François Dyrek

20. Le petit docteur (1986– )
Episode: Le flair du petit docteur (1986)

52 min

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Director: Marc Simenon | Stars: Alain Sachs, Pauline Lafont, Benoît Allemane, Blanchette Brunoy

21. Le petit docteur (1986– )
Episode: Une femme a crié (1986)

52 min

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Director: Eric Le Hung | Stars: Alain Sachs, Pauline Lafont, Nelly Alard, Blanchette Brunoy



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