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1. Back to the Future (1985)

PG | 116 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.5
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86 Metascore

Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover

Votes: 856,820 | Gross: $210.61M

2. Leatherface (2017)

R | 90 min | Horror, Thriller

5.0
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40 Metascore

A teenage Leatherface escapes from a mental hospital with three other inmates, kidnapping a young nurse and taking her on a road trip from hell, while being pursued by a lawman out for revenge.

Directors: Alexandre Bustillo, Julien Maury | Stars: Stephen Dorff, Lili Taylor, Sam Strike, Vanessa Grasse

Votes: 11,239

3. Back to the Future Part II (1989)

PG | 108 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.8
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57 Metascore

After visiting 2015, Marty McFly must repeat his visit to 1955 to prevent disastrous changes to 1985...without interfering with his first trip.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Thomas F. Wilson

Votes: 392,570 | Gross: $118.50M

4. Revolutionary Road (2008)

R | 119 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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69 Metascore

A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children.

Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Christopher Fitzgerald, Jonathan Roumie

Votes: 167,518 | Gross: $22.91M

5. Back to the Future Part III (1990)

PG | 118 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.4
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55 Metascore

Enjoying a peaceable existence in 1885, Doctor Emmet Brown is about to be killed by Buford "Mad Dog" Tannen. Marty McFly travels back in time to save his friend.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Mary Steenburgen, Thomas F. Wilson

Votes: 330,150 | Gross: $87.73M

6. Oculus (I) (2013)

R | 104 min | Horror, Mystery

6.5
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61 Metascore

A woman tries to exonerate her brother, who was convicted of murder, by proving that the crime was committed by a supernatural phenomenon.

Director: Mike Flanagan | Stars: Karen Gillan, Brenton Thwaites, Katee Sackhoff, Rory Cochrane

Votes: 99,444 | Gross: $27.70M

7. Angel Heart (1987)

R | 113 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

7.3
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A private investigator is hired by a man who calls himself Louis Cyphre to track down a singer named Johnny Favorite. But the investigation takes an unexpected and somber turn.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Mickey Rourke, Robert De Niro, Lisa Bonet, Charlotte Rampling

Votes: 69,316 | Gross: $17.19M

8. Maigret Sets a Trap (2016 TV Movie)

87 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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Chief Inspector Jules Maigret hunts for a serial killer.

Director: Ashley Pearce | Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Leo Staar, Shaun Dingwall, Alexander Campbell

Votes: 6,001

9. Beginners (2010)

R | 105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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81 Metascore

A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer, and that he has a young male lover.

Director: Mike Mills | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer, Mélanie Laurent, Goran Visnjic

Votes: 80,875 | Gross: $5.79M

10. Scrooged (1988)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.0
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38 Metascore

A selfish, cynical television executive is haunted by three spirits bearing lessons on Christmas Eve.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Bill Murray, Karen Allen, John Forsythe, John Glover

Votes: 71,972 | Gross: $60.33M

11. Indignation (2016)

R | 110 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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78 Metascore

In 1951, Marcus, a working-class Jewish student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college, where he struggles with sexual repression and cultural disaffection, amid the ongoing Korean War.

Director: James Schamus | Stars: Logan Lerman, Sarah Gadon, Tijuana Ricks, Sue Dahlman

Votes: 9,483 | Gross: $3.40M

12. Philomena (2013)

PG-13 | 98 min | Biography, Drama

7.6
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77 Metascore

A world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman's search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnant and was forced to live in a convent.

Director: Stephen Frears | Stars: Judi Dench, Steve Coogan, Sophie Kennedy Clark, Mare Winningham

Votes: 85,119 | Gross: $37.71M

13. Searching for Sugar Man (2012)

PG-13 | 86 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

8.2
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79 Metascore

Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock n roller, Rodriguez.

Director: Malik Bendjelloul | Stars: Rodriguez, Stephen 'Sugar' Segerman, Dennis Coffey, Mike Theodore

Votes: 55,354 | Gross: $3.97M

14. The Most Hated Woman in America (2017)

TV-MA | 91 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.1
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41 Metascore

The life of Madelyn Murray O'Hair, the outspoken activist and founder of American Atheists.

Director: Tommy O'Haver | Stars: Melissa Leo, Brandon Mychal Smith, Juno Temple, Michael Chernus

Votes: 2,536

15. Marty (1955)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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A middle-aged butcher and a school teacher who have given up on the idea of love meet at a dance and fall for each other.

Director: Delbert Mann | Stars: Ernest Borgnine, Betsy Blair, Esther Minciotti, Augusta Ciolli

Votes: 17,780

16. Cantinflas (2014)

PG | 102 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

6.6
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44 Metascore

The untold story of Mexico's greatest and most beloved comedy film star of all time, from his humble origins on the small stage to the bright lights of Hollywood.

Director: Sebastian del Amo | Stars: Óscar Jaenada, Michael Imperioli, Ilse Salas, Bárbara Mori

Votes: 3,380 | Gross: $6.37M

17. Howl (2010)

R | 84 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.8
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63 Metascore

As Allen Ginsberg talks about his life and art, his most famous poem is illustrated in animation while the obscenity trial of the work is dramatized.

Directors: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman | Stars: James Franco, Todd Rotondi, Jon Prescott, Aaron Tveit

Votes: 11,688 | Gross: $0.62M

18. Bride of the Monster (1955)

Not Rated | 69 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

4.1
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A mad doctor attempts to create atomic supermen.

Director: Edward D. Wood Jr. | Stars: Bela Lugosi, Tor Johnson, Tony McCoy, Loretta King

Votes: 5,755

19. Liberty Heights (1999)

R | 127 min | Drama, Music, Romance

7.1
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75 Metascore

Anti-Semitism, race relations, coming of age, and fathers and sons: in Baltimore from fall, 1954, to fall, 1955. Racial integration comes to the high school, TV is killing burlesque, and ... See full summary »

Director: Barry Levinson | Stars: Adrien Brody, Bebe Neuwirth, Joe Mantegna, Ben Foster

Votes: 6,011 | Gross: $3.73M

20. Spontaneous Combustion (1990)

R | 97 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

4.6
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A young man finds out that his parents had been used in an atomic-weapons experiment shortly before he was born, and that the results have had some unexpected effects on him.

Director: Tobe Hooper | Stars: Brad Dourif, Cynthia Bain, Jon Cypher, William Prince

Votes: 1,803

21. Noble (2014)

PG-13 | 100 min | Biography, Drama

6.7
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63 Metascore

Christina Noble overcomes the harsh difficulties of her childhood in Ireland to discover her destiny on the streets of Saigon. A true story.

Director: Stephen Bradley | Stars: Deirdre O'Kane, Sarah Greene, Gloria Cramer Curtis, Brendan Coyle

Votes: 1,216 | Gross: $0.35M

22. The Long Walk Home (1990)

PG | 97 min | Drama, History

7.3
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73 Metascore

Two women, black and white, in 1955 Montgomery Alabama, must decide what they are going to do in response to the famous bus boycott lead by Martin Luther King.

Director: Richard Pearce | Stars: Sissy Spacek, Whoopi Goldberg, Dwight Schultz, Ving Rhames

Votes: 2,856 | Gross: $4.80M

23. Roald Dahl's Danny the Champion of the World (1989 TV Movie)

99 min | Family, Adventure, Drama

6.7
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Somewhere in England, in the Autumn of 1955, a widowed father and his son live an idyllic life together. Only their gas station happens to sit on a piece of land that a local developer ... See full summary »

Director: Gavin Millar | Stars: Jeremy Irons, Robbie Coltrane, Samuel Irons, Cyril Cusack

Votes: 1,112

24. It's Always Fair Weather (1955)

Passed | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

7.1
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Three soldiers meet ten years after their last meeting in New York, and find out that they have little in common now.

Directors: Stanley Donen, Gene Kelly | Stars: Gene Kelly, Dan Dailey, Cyd Charisse, Dolores Gray

Votes: 2,378

25. My Nephew Emmett (2017)

20 min | Short, Drama, History

6.8
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At 2:30AM on August 28, 1955 in the most racially divided state in the country, 64 year-old Mose Wright tries to protect his 14 year-old nephew Emmett Till from two racist killers out for ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Wilson Jr. | Stars: Dorian Davis, Jasmine Guy, Emily Hooper, Tylon Larry

Votes: 508

26. September 30, 1955 (1977)

PG | 101 min | Drama

6.7
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When Jimmy's idol, James Dean, dies on September 30, 1955, the small-town Arkansas college undergraduate goes berserk. He and his friends hold a vigil which turns into a drunk and, finally,... See full summary »

Director: James Bridges | Stars: Richard Thomas, Susan Tyrrell, Deborah Benson, Lisa Blount

Votes: 287

27. Our Time (1974)

PG | 90 min | Drama

6.7
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A student of Penfield girls school falls in love with a male student in 1955. They are deeply in love but meet difficulties and disapproval on every corner.

Director: Peter Hyams | Stars: Pamela Sue Martin, Betsy Slade, Parker Stevenson, George O'Hanlon Jr.

Votes: 159

28. Good Against Evil (1977 TV Movie)

84 min | Horror

3.7
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A writer, Andy Stuart, teams up with an exorcist, Father Kemschler, to battle Satan, and a group of Devil worshipers led by Mr. Rimmin.

Director: Paul Wendkos | Stars: Dack Rambo, Elyssa Davalos, Richard Lynch, Dan O'Herlihy

Votes: 413

29. The Alchemist (1983)

R | 78 min | Horror

3.8
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A man seeks revenge on an evil magician who placed a curse on him.

Director: Charles Band | Stars: Robert Ginty, Lucinda Dooling, John Sanderford, Viola Kates Stimpson

Votes: 417

30. The Outsider (1961)

Approved | 108 min | Drama, War

7.7
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Tony Curtis plays an Indian (Nicknamed "Chief" by other soldiers) who fights in WWII and helps to raise the flag at Iwo Jima.

Director: Delbert Mann | Stars: Tony Curtis, James Franciscus, Gregory Walcott, Bruce Bennett

Votes: 539

31. Inhabited (2003 Video)

PG-13 | 95 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

4.3
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A family dismisses their daughter's claims of "fairies" living in the playhouse in their new home's backyard, until they discover another girl described the same beings in their home, decades before.

Director: Kelly Sandefur | Stars: Megan Gallagher, Eric Lutes, Sofia Vassilieva, Greg Cipes

Votes: 589

32. Maurice Richard (2005)

PG | 124 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.7
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A story about Quebec's most famous hockey player, Maurice "The Rocket" Richard, focusing on the struggles of a French Canadian in the National Hockey League dominated by Anglophones.

Director: Charles Binamé | Stars: Roy Dupuis, Stephen McHattie, Julie LeBreton, Philip Craig

Votes: 4,640

33. One Froggy Evening (1955)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.5
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A man futilely struggles to make his fortune with a frog that sings and dances, but only when it is alone with the owner.

Director: Chuck Jones | Star: William Roberts

Votes: 4,621

34. Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles (2014)

PG-13 | 91 min | Documentary, Biography

6.8
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67 Metascore

A look at the life and work of the great theatre, radio and film artist.

Director: Chuck Workman | Stars: Orson Welles, Simon Callow, Christopher Welles, Joanne Hill Styles

Votes: 677 | Gross: $0.02M

35. Eunice (1982 TV Movie)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Based on characters from "The Carol Burnett Show," this was the film which led to the series "Mama's Family."

Stars: Carol Burnett, Ken Berry, Harvey Korman, Betty White

Votes: 136

36. Foreign Student (1994)

R | 90 min | Drama

5.8
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A French football playing exchange student falls in love.

Director: Eva Sereny | Stars: Robin Givens, Marco Hofschneider, Rick Johnson, Charlotte Ross

Votes: 284 | Gross: $0.11M

37. Outrage (I) (2009)

R | 90 min | Documentary

7.6
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64 Metascore

An indictment of closeted politicians who lobby for anti-gay legislation in the U.S.

Director: Kirby Dick | Stars: Barney Frank, Tammy Baldwin, Wayne Barrett, Elizabeth Birch

Votes: 1,525 | Gross: $0.04M

38. Back to the Future (1989 Video Game)

Action, Sci-Fi

3.2
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Marty's stuck in 1955. The only way to make it back to 1985 is if he braves the streets of Hill Valley, collecting clocks, dodging hula hoop girls and killer bees, and if he can avoid 50 ... See full summary »

Star: Stephanie Marie Ricoy

Votes: 53

39. Howard Hughes: The Man and the Madness (1999 TV Movie)

Documentary, Biography

8.0
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Documentary on the idiosyncratic, eccentric billionaire Howard Hughes utilizes rare archive footage and interviews with associates to shed light on the Hughes enigma.

Director: Nick Millard | Stars: Shannon Bollinger, Brett Brinkhoff, Jan Dicken, Frances Millard

Votes: 22

40. Luna e l'altra (1996)

100 min | Comedy, Fantasy

6.3
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Milano, anni cinquanta, secondo dopoguerra. Luna Di Capua lavora come insegnante in una scuola elementare. E' arrivata in città anni prima con il padre, da Napoli. Angelo Franchini, custode... See full summary »

Director: Maurizio Nichetti | Stars: Iaia Forte, Maurizio Nichetti, Ivano Marescotti, Luigi Maria Burruano

Votes: 85

41. Dauna. Lo que lleva el río (2015)

104 min | Drama

7.7
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Dauna dared to be different. She faced the ancestral practices of her culture and she paid the price. She made decisions which made herself suffer and others as well. Without giving up ... See full summary »

Director: Mario Crespo | Stars: Freddy d'Elia, Pedro González, Eddie Gómez, Yordana Medrano

Votes: 34

42. Internatet (2005– )

50 min | Reality-TV

4.3
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20 spoiled teenagers from 2005 are taken back to boarding school in 1955. Will they manage the discipline and the strict teachers and rules from those days very long? It's the year 2005 on the outside, but the year 1955 on the inside.

Stars: Terje Holm, Jon Døhl, Ann Heidi Liverød, Åge Goberg

Votes: 97

43. The Fall of '55 (2006)

82 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.3
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In late 1955 and early 1956, the citizens of Boise, Idaho believed there was a menace in their midst. On Halloween, investigators arrested three men on charges of having sex with teenage ... See full summary »

Director: Seth Randal | Stars: Ron Bess, Peter Boag, Jack Butler, Melvin Dir

Votes: 32

44. Super Back to the Future II (1993 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.4
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After visiting 2015, Marty McFly must repeat his visit to 1955 to prevent disastrous changes to 1985 - without interfering with his first trip.

Votes: 11

45. Cause for Alarm (1955 TV Movie)

Comedy, Drama, Family

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Stars: Beryl Measor, Roger Page, Derek Hodgson, Timothy Bateson

46. V.H.S. (2013 TV Movie)

13 min | Comedy, Reality-TV

8.3
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An unpicked pilot for a web-series, Pavel Grinyov explains the VHS culture of late USSR and post-Soviet nineties and the phenomenon of voiceover translation. Main example provided is a ... See full summary »

Director: Pavel Grinyov | Stars: Vasiliy Gorchakov, Pavel Grinyov, Alexey Mikhalev

Votes: 6

47. Something (II) (2010)

2 min | Animation, Short, Horror

8.4
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A surreal vision of home economics, education and face structure.

Director: Cyriak Harris | Star: Cyriak Harris

Votes: 5

48. Prípad mrtvého muze (1975)

93 min | Crime, Drama

5.4
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The year is 1955. An agent in a balloon trespasses the West frontier, immediately afterwards shoots dead the driver of a lorry awaiting him in the woods, and takes to flight. The body ... See full summary »

Director: Dusan Klein | Stars: Zdenka Burdová, Karla Chadimová, Jaroslav Cmíral, Josef Hajducík

Votes: 16

49. A Host of Trouble (2005)

18 min | Short

8.1
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A HOST OF TROUBLE is set in 1955 in a working class neighborhood in Chicago. Being a good Catholic girl has brought Harriet Weber nothing but trouble. Her sisters mock her, classmates call ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Tobolowsky | Stars: Melanie Abramoff, Brittany Curran, Marty Curran, Jonina Gable

Votes: 12

50. Die Zweite Republik - Eine unglaubliche Geschichte (2005– )

Documentary

7.0
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Stars: Hugo Portisch, Cornelius Obonya, Detlev Eckstein, Herbert Haider

Votes: 8