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1. Gladiator (2000)

R | 155 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.5
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67 Metascore

When a Roman General is betrayed, and his family murdered by an emperor's corrupt son, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge.

Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed

Votes: 1,146,898 | Gross: $187.71M

2. Hell on Wheels (2011–2016)

TV-14 | 42 min | Drama, Western

8.3
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Cullen Bohannon, a former soldier and slaveholder, follows the track of a band of Union soldiers, the killers of his wife. This brings him to the middle of one of the biggest projects in US... See full summary »

Stars: Anson Mount, Colm Meaney, Robin McLeavy, Phil Burke

Votes: 43,016

3. The Man with the Iron Fists (2012)

R | 95 min | Action

5.4
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51 Metascore

On the hunt for a fabled treasure of gold, a band of warriors, assassins, and a rogue British soldier descend upon a village in feudal China, where a humble blacksmith looks to defend himself and his fellow villagers.

Director: RZA | Stars: Russell Crowe, Cung Le, Lucy Liu, RZA

Votes: 57,212 | Gross: $15.63M

4. The Message (1976)

PG | 177 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.2
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This epic historical drama chronicles the life and times of Muhammad and serves as an introduction to early Islamic history.

Director: Moustapha Akkad | Stars: Anthony Quinn, Irene Papas, Michael Ansara, Johnny Sekka

Votes: 38,623

5. Savannah (2013)

PG-13 | 101 min | Drama, Family, History

6.0
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25 Metascore

Drama about the friendship between an Oxford-educated Southerner and a former black slave in turn-of-the-century Savannah.

Director: Annette Haywood-Carter | Stars: Jim Caviezel, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Jaimie Alexander, Bradley Whitford

Votes: 1,271 | Gross: $0.04M

6. Cimarron (1931)

Passed | 123 min | Drama, Western

6.0
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A newspaper editor settles in an Oklahoma boom town with his reluctant wife at the end of the nineteenth century.

Director: Wesley Ruggles | Stars: Richard Dix, Irene Dunne, Estelle Taylor, Nance O'Neil

Votes: 4,494

7. Sergeants 3 (1962)

Approved | 112 min | Comedy, Western

6.1
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In this retelling of Gunga Din (1939) transplanted to the 1870's American West, three cavalry officers and a bugler work together to thwart a Native American chief intent on uniting local tribes against the white man.

Director: John Sturges | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Peter Lawford

Votes: 947

8. Ghost Fever (1986)

PG | 86 min | Comedy, Horror

3.7
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Two policeman are sent on a routine assignment to serve an eviction notice. It becomes anything but run-of-the-mill when they become involved in the ghostly happenings.

Director: Lee Madden | Stars: Sherman Hemsley, Luis Avalos, Jennifer Rhodes, Deborah Benson

Votes: 292

9. Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All (1994 TV Movie)

113 min | Drama, War

7.2
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The movie, adapted from Allan Gurganus' 1989 book of the same name, chronicles the life of Lucy Marsden, a ninety-nine-year-old North Carolina woman who, at the age of fourteen, married a ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Cameron | Stars: Diane Lane, Donald Sutherland, Cicely Tyson, Anne Bancroft

Votes: 455

10. Convicts (1991)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama

5.9
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In 1902 Texas, thirteen-year-old Horace goes to work on old Soll's farm to earn enough money to buy a headstone for his father's grave. Unfortunately for Horace, Soll's senility, ill health... See full summary »

Director: Peter Masterson | Stars: Robert Duvall, Lukas Haas, James Earl Jones, Starletta DuPois

Votes: 510

11. Master of Dragonard Hill (1987)

R | 93 min | Adventure, Drama

6.7
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Abdee, the formerly enslaved Scottish nobleman living on the lush 18th century colonial Caribbean island of St. Joseph's, is framed for murder and forced to lead a new rebellion.

Director: Gérard Kikoïne | Stars: Oliver Reed, Eartha Kitt, Herbert Lom, Kimber Sissons

Votes: 302

12. Old Natchez on the Mississippi (1939)

9 min | Documentary, Short, Music

5.4
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This Traveltalks short focuses on the city's preservation of the architecture, apparel, and customs of the antebellum South.

Stars: James A. FitzPatrick, Aunt Jenny, Uncle Mose, Uncle Ned

Votes: 31

13. Copper (2012–2013)
Episode: A Vast and Fiendish Plot (2012)

TV-MA | 42 min | Action, Drama

7.9
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November 25, 1864. Corcoran is racing the clock to keep his life and New York City intact. Joining forces with Robert Morehouse, Eva Heissen, and the coppers of the Sixth Precinct, Corcoran... See full summary »

Director: Ken Girotti | Stars: Tom Weston-Jones, Kyle Schmid, Anastasia Griffith, Ato Essandoh

Votes: 122

14. Alien Nation (1989–1990)
Episode: Alien Nation (1989)

Unrated | 102 min | Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi

6.9
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A bigoted human policeman in the L.A. of the future and his alien partner learn to live with each other's differences while attempting to solve a drug conspiracy hidden in the subculture of... See full summary »

Directors: Kenneth Johnson, Harry Longstreet | Stars: Gary Graham, Eric Pierpoint, Michele Scarabelli, Lauren Woodland

Votes: 811

15. TURN: Washington's Spies (2014–2017)
Episode: Challenge (2014)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, History, War

8.7
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Against Abe's wishes, Anna searches for enemy intelligence at an exclusive gentleman's party hosted by British spymaster John Andre.

Director: Jeremy Webb | Stars: Jamie Bell, Seth Numrich, Daniel Henshall, Heather Lind

Votes: 363

16. The Magnificent Seven (1998–2000)
Episode: Ghosts of the Confederacy (1998)

90 min | Action, Western

7.7
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Chris Larabee forms a motley group of men to protect an Indian village from an outlaw gang of ex-Confederate soldiers bent on continuing the Civil War. Their fee: the princely sum of five ... See full summary »

Director: Geoff Murphy | Stars: Michael Biehn, Eric Close, Andrew Kavovit, Dale Midkiff

Votes: 80

17. Zorro (1990–1993)
Episode: Pride of the Pueblo (1990)

23 min | Adventure, Family, Romance

7.1
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Ramon's racist guards harass and arrest a free black man named Felipe on trumped-up charges. Don Diego tries to help by suggesting a boxing match between Felipe and whomever Ramon picks. If Felipe wins, he gets his freedom back.

Director: Michael Levine | Stars: Duncan Regehr, Patrice Martinez, James Victor, Michael Tylo

Votes: 19

18. The Outer Limits (1995–2002)
Episode: Promised Land (1998)

TV-PG | 45 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.6
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On a future Earth, a group of alien settlers and group of escaped human slaves battle the environment and each other. As the casualties pile up, can they set aside their misunderstandings and learn to co-exist?

Director: Neill Fearnley | Stars: Caroline Goodall, Joseph Kell, Susan Hogan, Rene Auberjonois

Votes: 115

19. Secrets of the Dead (2000– )
Episode: Secrets of Spanish Florida (2017)

115 min | Documentary, History, Mystery

7.6
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Long before the British invasion of America the Spanish had begun to settle in Florida. The land would become a multiracial community and its little known but colorful history would change the course of European and American history.

Director: Tony Haines | Stars: Jimmy Smits, Javier Cancio-Donlebun Ballve, Don Alvaro Armada Barcaiztegui, Robert Blount

Votes: 13

20. Heroes and Villains (2007–2008)
Episode: Spartacus (2008)

60 min | Documentary, Drama

7.3
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In Rome 73 BC, Spartacus and his wife are separated by the slave market. Narrated by fellow gladiator Oenameaus, this follows Spartacus as he trains in Capua, fights in the arena, and leads a slave revolt against the great Roman empire.

Director: Tim Dunn | Stars: Anthony Flanagan, Nadia Boussetta, Jamie Foreman, Mark Wingett

Votes: 61

21. The Outer Limits (1995–2002)
Episode: Summit (1999)

TV-PG | 44 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.8
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A planet of genetically engineering humanoids that are mining resources for Earth are demanding their independence from human oppression.

Director: James Head | Stars: Marcia Cross, Michael Ironside, Andrew Airlie, Jonathan Walker

Votes: 105

22. The Outer Limits (1995–2002)
Episode: The Grell (1999)

TV-PG | 44 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.3
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An alien slave belonging to the species Grell rescues his owner's family after their plane is shot down in an attack by the Grell rebellion.

Director: Jorge Montesi | Stars: Ted Shackelford, Maurice Dean Wint, Britt McKillip, Blair Slater

Votes: 117

23. Fantasy Island (1977–1984)
Episode: The Victim/The Mermaid (1979)

TV-G | 60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Julie Brett disregards Roarke's warnings and dates her dream man Michael Duvall, only to wind up as a sex slave; and college professor Harold DeHaven, hoping to make a significant scientific discovery, meets up with a mermaid.

Director: Earl Bellamy | Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize, James Darren, Yvonne De Carlo

Votes: 33



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