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1. The Exorcist (1973)

R | 122 min | Horror

8.0
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82 Metascore

When a teenage girl is possessed by a mysterious entity, her mother seeks the help of two priests to save her daughter.

Director: William Friedkin | Stars: Ellen Burstyn, Max von Sydow, Linda Blair, Lee J. Cobb

Votes: 321,878 | Gross: $232.91M

2. Good Time (2017)

R | 101 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.3
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80 Metascore

After a botched bank robbery lands his younger brother in prison, Connie Nikas embarks on a twisted odyssey through the city's underworld in an increasingly desperate-and dangerous-attempt to get his brother Nick out of jail.

Directors: Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie | Stars: Robert Pattinson, Benny Safdie, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Buddy Duress

Votes: 45,887 | Gross: $2.01M

3. Charlie Wilson's War (2007)

R | 102 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

7.1
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69 Metascore

A drama based on a Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets have some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.

Director: Mike Nichols | Stars: Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams

Votes: 98,393 | Gross: $66.66M

4. My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)

PG | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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62 Metascore

A young Greek woman falls in love with a non-Greek and struggles to get her family to accept him while she comes to terms with her heritage and cultural identity.

Director: Joel Zwick | Stars: Nia Vardalos, John Corbett, Michael Constantine, Christina Eleusiniotis

Votes: 111,635 | Gross: $241.44M

5. Godzilla (I) (1998)

PG-13 | 139 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.3
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32 Metascore

A giant, reptilian monster surfaces, leaving destruction in its wake as it strides into New York City. To stop it, an earthworm scientist, his reporter ex-girlfriend, and other unlikely heroes team up to save their city.

Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Jean Reno, Maria Pitillo, Hank Azaria

Votes: 166,869 | Gross: $136.31M

6. Ocean's 11 (1960)

Approved | 127 min | Comedy, Crime, Music

6.6
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Danny Ocean gathers a group of his World War II compatriots to pull off the ultimate Las Vegas heist. Together the eleven friends plan to rob five Las Vegas casinos in one night.

Director: Lewis Milestone | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Peter Lawford

Votes: 17,676 | Gross: $12.32M

7. Empire State (2013)

R | 94 min | Crime, Thriller

5.2
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Two childhood friends plan to rob an armored car depository. An NYPD officer stands in their way.

Director: Dito Montiel | Stars: Liam Hemsworth, Michael Angarano, Dwayne Johnson, Paul Ben-Victor

Votes: 17,513

8. The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)

R | 122 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.6
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61 Metascore

The sensuous wife of a lunch wagon proprietor and a rootless drifter begin a sordidly steamy affair and conspire to murder her Greek husband.

Director: Bob Rafelson | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Jessica Lange, John Colicos, Michael Lerner

Votes: 19,297 | Gross: $12.38M

9. Kojak (1973–1978)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.1
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A bald, lollipop sucking police detective with a fiery righteous attitude battles crime in his city.

Stars: Telly Savalas, Dan Frazer, Kevin Dobson, George Savalas

Votes: 5,348

10. My Life in Ruins (2009)

PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy, Romance

5.9
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34 Metascore

A travel guide rediscovers her romantic side on a trip around Greece.

Director: Donald Petrie | Stars: Nia Vardalos, Richard Dreyfuss, Rachel Dratch, Alexis Georgoulis

Votes: 16,916 | Gross: $8.66M

11. Catchfire (1990)

R | 116 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.4
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A witness to a mob assassination flees for her life from town to town, switching identities, but cannot seem to elude Milo, the chief killer out to get her.

Director: Dennis Hopper | Stars: Dennis Hopper, Jodie Foster, Dean Stockwell, Vincent Price

Votes: 2,887

12. The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (1968)

G | 123 min | Drama

7.7
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When deaf mute Singer moves to a small city to be near his only friend confined in a hospital, he grows attached to his landlady's sensitive 16-year-old daughter.

Director: Robert Ellis Miller | Stars: Alan Arkin, Sondra Locke, Chuck McCann, Peter Mamakos

Votes: 3,066

13. Nyfes (2004)

128 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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Set in 1922, is the story of a mail order bride, one of 700, aboard the SS KING ALEXANDER, who falls in love with an American photographer. She is bound for her new husband, in New York; he is on his way home to a failed marriage.

Director: Pantelis Voulgaris | Stars: Damian Lewis, Victoria Haralabidou, Andréa Ferréol, Evi Saoulidou

Votes: 3,836

14. Mr. Lucky (1943)

Approved | 100 min | Comedy, Romance

7.2
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A gambler has plans to swindle money from a charity program, but starts to have second thoughts when he falls for a rich society girl.

Director: H.C. Potter | Stars: Cary Grant, Laraine Day, Charles Bickford, Gladys Cooper

Votes: 2,506

15. The Strawberry Blonde (1941)

Approved | 99 min | Comedy, Romance

7.4
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Quick-tempered yet likable Biff Grimes falls for the beautiful Virginia Brush, but he is not the only young man in the neighborhood who is smitten with her.

Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: James Cagney, Olivia de Havilland, Rita Hayworth, Alan Hale

Votes: 2,712

16. Too Late Blues (1961)

Not Rated | 103 min | Drama

6.9
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Ghost is an ideological musician who would rather play his blues in the park to the birds than compromise himself. However, when he meets and falls in love with beautiful singer Jess ... See full summary »

Director: John Cassavetes | Stars: Bobby Darin, Stella Stevens, Everett Chambers, Nick Dennis

Votes: 936

17. Men of Respect (1990)

R | 113 min | Drama, Crime, Thriller

5.4
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A hitman heeds a spiritualist's prophesies that he will rise to the head of his family. He starts his ascension by clandestinely executing the heads of the family and casting the blame on ... See full summary »

Director: William Reilly | Stars: John Turturro, Katherine Borowitz, Dennis Farina, Peter Boyle

Votes: 694 | Gross: $0.14M

18. Smart Money (1931)

Passed | 81 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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Immigrant Greek barber has uncommon skills in playing poker and soon rises in the seedy world of illegal gambling, but pretty blondes remain his Achilles' heel.

Director: Alfred E. Green | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, James Cagney, Evalyn Knapp, Ralf Harolde

Votes: 1,423

19. A Perfect Couple (1979)

PG | 110 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.0
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A repressed, middle-aged divorced U.S. Greek meets a young singer through a dating service and becomes smitten.

Director: Robert Altman | Stars: Paul Dooley, Marta Heflin, Titos Vandis, Belita Moreno

Votes: 705

20. WWE Divas: Undressed (2002 TV Special)

60 min | Documentary, Sport

6.8
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The hottest divas of World Wrestling Entertainment compete in a lingerie contest at The World in New York City. There's a tiny teddy contest, a bra and panties contest and a "Fantasy Free-For-All" contest.

Director: Kevin Dunn | Stars: Torrie Wilson, Trish Stratus, Dawn Marie Psaltis, Jacqueline Moore

Votes: 331

21. The Glory Brigade (1953)

Approved | 82 min | Action, Drama, War

6.1
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During the Korean War, an American unit of combat engineers must work with Greek troops in order to perform a reconnaissance mission behind Communist lines.

Director: Robert D. Webb | Stars: Victor Mature, Alexander Scourby, Lee Marvin, Richard Egan

Votes: 230

22. A Dream of Kings (1969)

R | 107 min | Drama

7.3
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A Greek American father of a dying boy decides to take his son to Greece to breathe the clean air of his ancestors, in an attempt to save the boy's life. However, money is a problem.

Director: Daniel Mann | Stars: Anthony Quinn, Irene Papas, Inger Stevens, Sam Levene

Votes: 368

23. Crime School (1938)

Not Rated | 85 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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A gang of underprivileged teenagers are sentenced to serve two years in a reform school after almost killing a criminal fence who attacked them.

Directors: Lewis Seiler, William Clemens | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, The Dead End Kids, Gale Page, Billy Halop

Votes: 937

24. It's a Big Country: An American Anthology (1951)

Approved | 89 min | Comedy, Drama

6.0
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The story, told in eight episodes, covers different facets of the American Spirit, from racial and religious tolerance to the dangers of self-centeredness and myopic reasoning. The parables... See full summary »

Directors: Clarence Brown, Don Hartman, John Sturges, Richard Thorpe, Charles Vidor, Don Weis, William A. Wellman | Stars: Ethel Barrymore, Keefe Brasselle, Gary Cooper, Nancy Reagan

Votes: 453

25. In Love and War (1958)

111 min | Drama, War

6.1
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In 1944, the family lives of three San Francisco Marines are affected by their personal experiences on the front lines in the Pacific and vice-versa.

Director: Philip Dunne | Stars: Robert Wagner, Dana Wynter, Jeffrey Hunter, Hope Lange

Votes: 307

26. Frontrunners (2008)

Not Rated | 83 min | Documentary

6.4
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69 Metascore

It's hard to run for office - even in high school. And the campaign for student body president at Stuyvesant, perhaps the most prestigious public high school in the country, is almost as ... See full summary »

Director: Caroline Suh | Stars: George Zisiadis, Hannah Freiman, Michael Zaytsev, Matt Polazzo

Votes: 243

27. Go Naked in the World (1961)

103 min | Drama

5.3
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Son of a successful Greek emigrant is torn between the expectations his father has for him and his passionate love affair with a beautiful prostitute.

Directors: Ranald MacDougall, Charles Walters | Stars: Gina Lollobrigida, Anthony Franciosa, Ernest Borgnine, Luana Patten

Votes: 202

28. Torchy Gets Her Man (1938)

Approved | 63 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

6.8
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A notorious counterfeiter passes himself off as a Secret Service agent to Steve and gets him to unwittingly help him bilk the racetrack out of tens of thousands.

Director: William Beaudine | Stars: Glenda Farrell, Barton MacLane, Tom Kennedy, Willard Robertson

Votes: 260

29. Signs & Wonders (2000)

105 min | Drama

6.0
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60 Metascore

Under the influence of signs and premonitions, a man allows himself to veer in and out of a love affair with his colleague.

Director: Jonathan Nossiter | Stars: Stellan Skarsgård, Charlotte Rampling, Deborah Kara Unger, Dimitris Katalifos

Votes: 531 | Gross: $0.03M

30. Juke Girl (1942)

Approved | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.2
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Danny and Steve are migrant farm workers who wind up in Cat Tail, Florida. Cat Tail is run by Madden Packing and Danny works for Madden while Steve works for the underdog farmer named Nick.... See full summary »

Director: Curtis Bernhardt | Stars: Ann Sheridan, Ronald Reagan, Richard Whorf, George Tobias

Votes: 333

31. The Case of the Velvet Claws (1936)

Approved | 63 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.2
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Perry marries Della but a beautiful woman interrupts their honeymoon night and demands Perry take her case at gunpoint.

Director: William Clemens | Stars: Warren William, Claire Dodd, Wini Shaw, Bill Elliott

Votes: 360

32. Double or Nothing (1937)

90 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.5
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According to the will of an eccentric millionaire, one of four randomly chosen strangers will become his heir if he/she can double $5000 by honest means.

Director: Theodore Reed | Stars: Bing Crosby, Martha Raye, Andy Devine, Mary Carlisle

Votes: 184

33. Kala krymmena mystika, Athanasia (2008)

100 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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ATHANASIA A young American woman returns to her Greek roots in search of her real father. Accompanied by her stepfather, she shatters the very myths designed to protect her. She uncovers an... See full summary »

Director: Panos Karkanevatos | Stars: R.H. Thomson, Stavroula Logothettis, Marina Kalogirou, Yorgos Karamihos

Votes: 158

34. Dark Odyssey (1961)

Not Rated | 85 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.3
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A young Greek immigrant confronts New York City while searching for the man who raped his sister.

Directors: William Kyriakis, Radley Metzger | Stars: Athan Karras, Jeanne Jerrems, David Hooks, Rosemary Torri

Votes: 33

35. Roast-Beef and Movies (1934)

16 min | Comedy, Musical, Short

3.9
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A trio of amateur film makers try to persuade a group of studio executives to exhibit their new movie.

Director: Sam Baerwitz | Stars: George Givot, Curly Howard, Bob Callahan, Albertina Rasch Dancers

Votes: 116

36. Gamilies peripeteies (1959)

84 min | Comedy, Romance

4.9
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Director: Kostas Yeorgoutsos | Stars: Dinos Iliopoulos, Xenia Kalogeropoulou, Costas Kakavas, Yorgos Damasiotis

Votes: 29

37. Stous 31 dromous (2007– )

62 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.5
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On 31st Street is a modern day "American Dream" story. Christina is a young girl that leaves Greece with the premonition of finding a better life in New York, but instead runs into some ... See full summary »

Stars: Sofia Karvela, Andreas Georgiou, Natalie Grigoriadou, Peter Habbit

Votes: 94

38. The Promise of Tomorrow 1940- 1960 (2009)

60 min | Documentary

3.9
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An examination of first and second generation Greek-Americans and the challenges facing them as they become integral parts of the community as a whole, while still maintaining their unique cultural identity.

Director: Anna Giannotis | Stars: Phil Angelides, John Aniston, Michael Constantine, Spero Dedes

Votes: 12

39. It Could Happen to You! (1937)

Approved | 71 min | Drama

7.1
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(1937, Republic) Alan Baxter, Andrea Leads, Owen Davis, Astrid Allwyn. Captivating story of two brothers, one good, one bad. The good one becomes a lawyer while the bad one resorts to crime and ultimately...

Director: Phil Rosen | Stars: Alan Baxter, Andrea Leeds, Owen Davis Jr., Astrid Allwyn

Votes: 10

40. O gois (1969)

88 min | Comedy

6.6
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A non-existent uncle provides the necessary status required from two best friends to woo two wealthy sisters; however, an unforeseen meeting with him in the flesh shall lead to embarrassing complications. Who is this gift-bearing relative?

Director: Giannis Dalianidis | Stars: Kostas Voutsas, Nora Valsami, Dionysis Papagiannopoulos, Hronis Exarhakos

Votes: 187

41. Lost in the Bewilderness (2014)

97 min | Documentary, Biography, Family

9.0
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"Lost in the Bewilderness" is a modern-day Greek myth - a documentary about the filmmaker's cousin Lucas, kidnapped at age five from his native Greece, and found on the eve of his sixteenth birthday in the U.S.

Director: Alexandra Anthony

Votes: 63

42. Could Be Worse! (2000)

Musical

6.1
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Everyone has something to come out about.

Director: Zack Stratis | Stars: Eustathios Stratis, Evmorphia Stratis, Gus Stratis, Olympia Stratis

Votes: 31

43. The Great American Mug (1945)

Approved | 10 min | Short

6.3
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A look at the typical barbershop today and in the bygone days.

Director: Cy Endfield | Stars: John Nesbitt, Harry Barris, Frank Darien, Lester Dorr

Votes: 55

44. O anipsios mou, o Manolis (1963)

75 min | Comedy

6.1
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Director: Apostolos Tegopoulos | Stars: Kostas Hatzihristos, Vasilis Avlonitis, Georgia Vasileiadou, Nikos Rizos

Votes: 28

45. The Opera Lover (1999)

Not Rated | 93 min | Comedy

6.7
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When George Krikkos, middle-aged, divorced, Greek American selling vegetable produce for his father in Chicago, hears that his childhood love is returning to town to sing, his own love of opera reawakens, and reignites his singing career.

Directors: Ron Lazzeretti, Venturino Liberatore | Stars: Tom Bastounes, Megan Moore Burns, Pat Healy, Robert Altman

Votes: 98 | Gross: $0.00M

46. Oi apahides ton Athinon (1930)

Comedy, Drama, Musical

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This is the adaptation of Nikos Chatziapostolou's operetta by the same name. It takes us back to the old Athens of 1920, where we watch the comical erotic adventures of an "apache". It was ... See full summary »

Director: Dimitris Gaziadis | Stars: Petros Epitropakis, Mery Sagianou-Katseli, Stella Hristoforidou, Yannis Prineas

47. Apaches of Athens (1953)

81 min | Comedy, Musical

6.0
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A rich Greek-American returns to his native country, intending to give his daughter's hand-in-marriage to a nobleman, although there are currently no noblemen lined up asking for her hand. ... See full summary »

Director: Ilias Paraskevas | Stars: Anna Kalouta, Labros Konstadaras, Fragiskos Manellis, Mimis Fotopoulos

Votes: 43

48. Tasso (2016– )

Animation

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Tasso has a habit of being at the wrong place at the wrong time, witnessing strange and crazy events. As far as he's concerned he is the only sane man in an insane world.

Stars: Richard Goteri, Michael Mili, Hobart Reynolds, Jamie Wheatley

49. O horos ton sfoungaradon (2003)

60 min | Documentary

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Kalymnos islanders' dangerous lines of work in Greece and the US. From Sponge Diving to Bridge Painting.

Director: Vassilis Vassiliadis

50. Down on the Farm with James Cagney (1955)

Approved | 4 min | Documentary, Short

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Actor James Cagney talks about his farm and his new picture, "A Tribute to a Bad Man." The actor introduces the film's three newcomers" Don Dubbins, Irene Papas, and Vic Morrow.

Star: James Cagney



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