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1. The Untouchables (1987)

R | 119 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.9
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79 Metascore

Federal Agent Eliot Ness sets out to stop Al Capone; because of rampant corruption, he assembles a small, hand-picked team.

Director: Brian De Palma | Stars: Kevin Costner, Sean Connery, Robert De Niro, Charles Martin Smith

Votes: 240,832 | Gross: $76.27M

2. The Siege (1998)

R | 116 min | Action, Thriller

6.3
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53 Metascore

The secret U.S. abduction of a suspected terrorist leads to a wave of terrorist attacks in New York City, which leads to the declaration of martial-law.

Director: Edward Zwick | Stars: Denzel Washington, Bruce Willis, Annette Bening, Tony Shalhoub

Votes: 62,302 | Gross: $40.98M

3. The Conspirator (2010)

PG-13 | 122 min | Crime, Drama, History

6.9
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55 Metascore

Mary Surratt is the lone female charged as a co-conspirator in the assassination trial of Abraham Lincoln. As the whole nation turns against her, she is forced to rely on her reluctant lawyer to uncover the truth and save her life.

Director: Robert Redford | Stars: Robin Wright, James McAvoy, Tom Wilkinson, Kevin Kline

Votes: 25,488 | Gross: $11.54M

4. My Life to Live (1962)

Not Rated | 85 min | Drama

8.1
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Twelve episodic tales in the life of a Parisian woman and her slow descent into prostitution.

Director: Jean-Luc Godard | Stars: Anna Karina, Sady Rebbot, André S. Labarthe, Guylaine Schlumberger

Votes: 21,572

5. Criminal Law (1988)

R | 117 min | Crime, Thriller

5.7
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Oldman plays a lawyer who defends a killer, but, soon after he wins he finds out that the killer is guilty.

Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon, Tess Harper, Karen Young

Votes: 3,051 | Gross: $9.97M

6. The Crucified Lovers (1954)

Not Rated | 102 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.1
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Ishun is a wealthy, but unsympathetic, master printer who has wrongly accused his wife and best employee of being lovers. To escape punishment, the accused run away together, but Ishun is certain to be ruined if word gets out.

Director: Kenji Mizoguchi | Stars: Kazuo Hasegawa, Kyôko Kagawa, Eitarô Shindô, Eitarô Ozawa

Votes: 2,754

7. Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer (2010)

R | 117 min | Documentary

7.4
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68 Metascore

An in-depth look at the rise and fall of New York Governor Eliot Spitzer, including interviews with the scandalized, former politician.

Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Eliot Spitzer, Alex Gibney, Hulbert Waldroup, Lloyd Constantine

Votes: 2,007 | Gross: $0.19M

8. Inherit the Wind (1999 TV Movie)

PG | 113 min | Drama

7.4
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Based on a real-life case in 1925, two great lawyers argue the case for and against a science teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution.

Director: Daniel Petrie | Stars: Jack Lemmon, George C. Scott, Lane Smith, Tom Everett Scott

Votes: 1,387

9. Judge Minty (2013)

27 min | Short, Action, Drama

7.3
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An aging judge becomes empathic and decides to retire. By law, every judge that opts for retirement receives full honors and must leave Mega-City One to find a good death in the wastelands ruled by savage gangs, beasts and anarchy.

Director: Steven Sterlacchini | Stars: Edmund Dehn, Greg Staples, Mark Watson, Peter Seddon

Votes: 298

10. Your Mommy Kills Animals! (2007)

R | 105 min | Documentary

6.4
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An in-depth look at the animal rights movement and the FBI's recent declaration calling them the number one domestic terrorist threat to the United States.

Director: Curt Johnson | Stars: Greg Kelly, Paul Watson, Annemarie Lucas, Suzanne Whang

Votes: 189

11. Confessions of an Eco-Terrorist (2010)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary

7.7
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Seen through the eyes of activist Peter Jay Brown, Confessions grants the viewer an intimate look at shipboard life amongst these self proclaimed animal saviors and sea rebels who shaped ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Brown | Stars: Peter Brown, Robert Hunter, Paul Watson

Votes: 279

12. The End of America (2008)

Documentary

7.5
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"The End of America" details the ten steps a country takes when it slides toward fascism. It's not a "lefty" taught-to-me, but rather a historical look at trends in once-functioning ... See full summary »

Directors: Ricki Stern, Anne Sundberg | Stars: David Antoon, Vincent Cannistraro, James Cullen, Amy Goodman

Votes: 752

13. Behind the Mask (2006)

Not Rated | 72 min | Documentary

7.5
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Behind the Mask: The Story Of The People Who Risk Everything To Save Animals is a 2006 documentary film about the Animal Liberation Front. It took three years of filming, interviewing, and editing to complete.

Director: Shannon Keith | Stars: Melanie Arnold, Steven Best, Mel Broughton, Rod Coronado

Votes: 169

14. The Secret Government: The Constitution in Crisis (1987 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary, History, War

7.6
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Stars: Scott Armstrong, Richard Bissell, Carl Channel, Liz Chilsen

Votes: 30

15. Eco-Pirate: The Story of Paul Watson (2011)

TV-PG | 110 min | Documentary

7.9
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"Eco-Pirate" tells the story of a man on a mission to save the planet and its oceans. The film follows professional radical ecologist, Captain Paul Watson as he repeatedly flouts the law, ... See full summary »

Director: Trish Dolman | Stars: Paul Watson, Patrick Moore, Rex Weyler, Chris Aultman

Votes: 248

16. Defending Gideon (2013)

Documentary, Short

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Fifty years ago, Clarence Earl Gideon was charged with breaking into a pool hall. He could not afford a lawyer to defend him in court, and after a hasty trial, he was convicted. Had Gideon ... See full summary »

Director: Rebecca Richman Cohen | Stars: Thomas Boyd, Clarence Earl Gideon, Bruce Jacob, Robert Johnson

17. The Solution to Reclaiming Liberty (2010 Video)

101 min | History

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Schaeffer Cox speaks at the second annual Montana Conservative meeting in Hamilton, Montana.

Star: Schaeffer Cox

18. Animal People: The Humane Movement in America (2006)

84 min | Documentary

6.2
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The media has well documented the great social justice issues of the past and present-19th century struggles over the abolition of slavery, providing women with the vote, protecting ... See full summary »

Director: Gary Kaskel | Stars: Nanci Alexander, Cleveland Amory, Neal Barnard, Gene Baur

Votes: 6

19. War Story (1995)

Documentary, Short

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Stars: Flip Benham, Ingrid Newkirk, Cheryl Sullenger, Randall Terry

20. Beatrice Mtetwa and the Rule of Law (2013)

Not Rated | 57 min | Documentary

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Police beatings, an absence of common law and a corrupt judiciary form the backdrop for the work of a human rights lawyer in Zimbabwe. Beatrice Mtetwa has been waging a battle to defend in court those jailed by the Mugabe government.

Director: Lorie Conway

21. Moyers & Company (2012– )
Episode: Are Drones Destroying Our Democracy? (2013)

TV-G | 57 min | News, Talk-Show

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In the fight against terrorism, the American military's escalating drone program has become the face of our foreign policy in Pakistan, Yemen and parts of Africa. And while the use of ... See full summary »

Stars: Vicki Divoll, Bill Moyers, Matt Taibbi, Vincent Warren

22. Moyers & Company (2012– )
Episode: Big Brother's Prying Eyes (2013)

TV-G | 57 min | News, Talk-Show

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How do we protect our privacy when Big Government and Big Business morph into Big Brother?

Stars: Lawrence Lessig, Bill Moyers, Edward Snowden

23. Frontline (1983– )
Episode: Bush's War: Part I (2008)

Not Rated | 150 min | Documentary

8.6
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Frontline examines the war in Iraq and offers an inside look at a number controversies surrounding the war including September 11, al-Qaida, Guantanamo, Abu Ghraid, WMDs, and Fallujah.

Director: Michael Kirk | Stars: Richard Armitage, Rick Baccus, Dan Balz, James Bamford

Votes: 86

24. Moyers & Company (2012– )
Episode: Going to Jail for Justice (2013)

TV-G | 24 min | News, Talk-Show

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Tim DeChristopher tells why he spent nearly two years in prison in the name of environmental justice.

Stars: Tim DeChristopher, David Harris, Gretchen Morgenson, Bill Moyers

25. Lost (2004–2010)
Episode: He's Our You (2009)

TV-14 | 42 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

8.7
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Sayid is held as a prisoner by the Dharma Initiative, presumed to be a Hostile. However, during his capture, he believes he has discovered the reason why he's back on the island.

Director: Greg Yaitanes | Stars: Naveen Andrews, Henry Ian Cusick, Jeremy Davies, Michael Emerson

Votes: 2,860

26. In Search of the Constitution (1987)
Episode: Justice Lewis Powell, Jr. (1987)

Not Rated | 59 min | Documentary, History

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Associate Justice Lewis Powell, Jr. discusses the principles involved in some of his most controversial cases, including those dealing with executive privilege, corporal punishment, and affirmative action.

Director: Matthew Pook | Stars: Leonard Britton, Bill Moyers, Richard Nixon, Lewis F. Powell Jr.

27. Penn & Teller: Bullshit! (2003–2010)
Episode: P.E.T.A. (2004)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy, Documentary

7.6
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Penn and Teller look at animal liberation and expose PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) as hypocrites.

Directors: Star Price, Kevin Barry, Christopher Poole, Scott Schaefer, Chip Selby, R.L. Shontell | Stars: Penn Jillette, Teller, Steven Best, Rod Coronado

Votes: 208

28. Moyers & Company (2012– )
Episode: Reckoning with Torture (2012)

TV-G | 57 min | News, Talk-Show

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Larry Siems and Doug Liman join Bill Moyers to talk about what we should be learning from and doing about U.S. torture tactics.

Stars: Doug Liman, Bill Moyers, Larry Siems, George Tenet