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1. Hotel Mumbai (2018)

R | 123 min | Drama, History, Thriller

7.8
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64 Metascore

The true story of the Taj Hotel terrorist attack in Mumbai. Hotel staff risk their lives to keep everyone safe as people make unthinkable sacrifices to protect themselves and their families.

Director: Anthony Maras | Stars: Dev Patel, Armie Hammer, Nazanin Boniadi, Anupam Kher

Votes: 4,132 | Gross: $8.45M

2. The Big Short (2015)

R | 130 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

7.8
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81 Metascore

In 2006-7 a group of investors bet against the US mortgage market. In their research they discover how flawed and corrupt the market is.

Director: Adam McKay | Stars: Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Brad Pitt

Votes: 305,576 | Gross: $70.26M

3. War Dogs (2016)

R | 114 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.1
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57 Metascore

Loosely based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a three hundred million dollar contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan.

Director: Todd Phillips | Stars: Jonah Hill, Miles Teller, Steve Lantz, Gregg Weiner

Votes: 152,131 | Gross: $43.02M

4. Galveston (2018)

Not Rated | 91 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.2
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57 Metascore

After escaping a set up, a dying hitman returns to his hometown of Galveston where he plans his revenge.

Director: Mélanie Laurent | Stars: Ben Foster, Jeffrey Grover, Christopher Amitrano, Mark Hicks

Votes: 6,848

5. Boyhood (I) (2014)

R | 165 min | Drama

7.9
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100 Metascore

The life of Mason, from early childhood to his arrival at college.

Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke, Elijah Smith

Votes: 314,078 | Gross: $25.38M

6. Three Identical Strangers (2018)

PG-13 | 96 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

7.7
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81 Metascore

In 1980 New York, three young men who were all adopted meet each other and find out they're triplets who were separated at birth. But their quest to find out why turns into a bizarre and sinister mystery.

Director: Tim Wardle | Stars: Robert Shafran, Michael Domnitz, Howard Schneider, Ellen Cervone

Votes: 13,973 | Gross: $12.32M

7. Girls Trip (2017)

R | 122 min | Comedy, Drama

6.2
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71 Metascore

When four lifelong friends travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival, sisterhoods are rekindled, wild sides are rediscovered, and there's enough dancing, drinking, brawling, and romancing to make the Big Easy blush.

Director: Malcolm D. Lee | Stars: Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith, Tiffany Haddish

Votes: 28,699 | Gross: $115.11M

8. Lee Daniels' The Butler (I) (2013)

PG-13 | 132 min | Biography, Drama

7.2
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66 Metascore

As Cecil Gaines serves eight presidents during his tenure as a butler at the White House, the civil rights movement, Vietnam, and other major events affect this man's life, family, and American society.

Director: Lee Daniels | Stars: Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, John Cusack, Jane Fonda

Votes: 101,987 | Gross: $116.63M

9. Too Big to Fail (2011 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 99 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.3
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Chronicles the financial meltdown of 2008 and centers on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson.

Director: Curtis Hanson | Stars: James Woods, John Heard, William Hurt, Erin Dilly

Votes: 13,819

10. Out of the Furnace (2013)

R | 116 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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63 Metascore

When Rodney Baze mysteriously disappears and law enforcement doesn't follow through fast enough, his older brother, Russell, takes matters into his own hands to find justice.

Director: Scott Cooper | Stars: Christian Bale, Casey Affleck, Zoe Saldana, Woody Harrelson

Votes: 98,520 | Gross: $11.33M

11. Killing Them Softly (2012)

R | 97 min | Crime, Thriller

6.2
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64 Metascore

Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.

Director: Andrew Dominik | Stars: Brad Pitt, Ray Liotta, Richard Jenkins, Scoot McNairy

Votes: 123,708 | Gross: $15.03M

12. Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010)

PG-13 | 133 min | Drama

6.2
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59 Metascore

Now out of prison but still disgraced by his peers, Gordon Gekko works his future son-in-law, an idealistic stock broker, when he sees an opportunity to take down a Wall Street enemy and rebuild his empire.

Director: Oliver Stone | Stars: Shia LaBeouf, Michael Douglas, Carey Mulligan, Josh Brolin

Votes: 93,111 | Gross: $52.47M

13. Fruitvale Station (2013)

R | 85 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.5
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85 Metascore

The story of Oscar Grant III, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008.

Director: Ryan Coogler | Stars: Michael B. Jordan, Melonie Diaz, Octavia Spencer, Kevin Durand

Votes: 67,823 | Gross: $16.10M

14. Black Sea (2014)

R | 114 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller

6.4
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62 Metascore

In order to make good with his former employers, a submarine captain takes a job with a shadowy backer to search the depths of the Black Sea for a submarine rumored to be loaded with gold.

Director: Kevin Macdonald | Stars: Jude Law, Scoot McNairy, Ben Mendelsohn, David Threlfall

Votes: 31,733 | Gross: $1.17M

15. The Night Before (II) (2015)

R | 101 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

6.4
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58 Metascore

On Christmas eve, three lifelong friends spend the night in New York City looking for the Holy Grail of Christmas parties.

Director: Jonathan Levine | Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Jillian Bell, Lizzy Caplan

Votes: 58,014 | Gross: $43.04M

16. Southland Tales (2006)

R | 145 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

5.5
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44 Metascore

During a three day heat wave just before a huge 4th of July celebration, an action star stricken with amnesia meets up with a porn star who is developing her own reality TV project, and a policeman who holds the key to a vast conspiracy.

Director: Richard Kelly | Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Seann William Scott, Carlos Amezcua

Votes: 34,884 | Gross: $0.28M

17. Inside Job (2010)

PG-13 | 109 min | Documentary, Crime

8.3
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88 Metascore

Takes a closer look at what brought about the 2008 financial meltdown.

Director: Charles Ferguson | Stars: Matt Damon, Gylfi Zoega, Andri Snær Magnason, Sigridur Benediktsdottir

Votes: 65,018 | Gross: $4.31M

18. Catfish (2010)

PG-13 | 87 min | Documentary, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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65 Metascore

Young filmmakers document their colleague's budding online friendship with a young woman and her family which leads to an unexpected series of discoveries.

Directors: Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman | Stars: Nev Schulman, Ariel Schulman, Henry Joost, Angela Wesselman-Pierce

Votes: 38,533 | Gross: $3.23M

19. Game Change (2012 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 118 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.4
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Governor Sarah Palin of Alaska becomes Senator John McCain's running mate in the 2008 Presidential election.

Director: Jay Roach | Stars: Ed Harris, Julianne Moore, Woody Harrelson, Peter MacNicol

Votes: 19,719

20. Split Second (1992)

R | 90 min | Action, Crime, Horror

6.2
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In a flooded future London, Detective Harley Stone hunts a serial killer who murdered his partner, and has haunted him ever since. He soon discovers what he is hunting might not be human.

Director: Tony Maylam | Stars: Rutger Hauer, Kim Cattrall, Alastair Duncan, Michael J. Pollard

Votes: 10,218 | Gross: $5.43M

21. Shahid (2012)

Not Rated | 129 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

8.3
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The account of Human Rights lawyer Shahid Azmi, an ordinary citizen with an extraordinary commitment to justice.

Director: Hansal Mehta | Stars: Rajkummar Rao, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub, Baljinder Kaur, Tigmanshu Dhulia

Votes: 12,793

22. The Red Pill (2016)

TV-14 | 108 min | Documentary

8.4
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The Red Pill chronicles filmmaker Cassie Jaye's journey following the mysterious and polarizing Men's Rights Movement. The Red Pill explores today's gender war and asks the question "what is the future of gender equality?"

Director: Cassie Jaye | Stars: Cassie Jaye, Paul Elam, Attila Vinczer, Dean Esmay

Votes: 8,474

23. Anesthesia (2015)

R | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.1
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55 Metascore

Multiple lives intersect in the aftermath of the violent mugging of a Columbia University philosophy professor.

Director: Tim Blake Nelson | Stars: Sam Waterston, Kristen Stewart, Corey Stoll, Gretchen Mol

Votes: 3,718 | Gross: $0.02M

24. Detention (2011)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

5.8
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45 Metascore

As a copycat killer named after movie villain Cinderhella stalks the student body at Grizzly Lake High School, a group of co-eds band together to survive while serving detention.

Director: Joseph Kahn | Stars: Josh Hutcherson, Shanley Caswell, Spencer Locke, Dane Cook

Votes: 14,158

25. One Less God (2017)

128 min | Drama, Thriller

5.8
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A group of international travelers struggle to survive when Islamic extremists besiege their luxury Indian hotel. Inspired by true events.

Director: Lliam Worthington | Stars: Joseph Mahler Taylor, Sukhraj Deepak, Mihika Rao, Kabir Singh

Votes: 483

26. In Darkness (2011)

R | 145 min | Drama, War

7.3
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74 Metascore

A dramatization of one man's rescue of Jewish refugees in the German-occupied Polish city of Lvov.

Director: Agnieszka Holland | Stars: Robert Wieckiewicz, Benno Fürmann, Agnieszka Grochowska, Maria Schrader

Votes: 9,286 | Gross: $1.04M

27. Phantom (I) (2015)

Not Rated | 136 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

5.8
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A disgraced Indian soldier carries out a series of assassinations in the hope of restoring his honour.

Director: Kabir Khan | Stars: Saif Ali Khan, Katrina Kaif, Sabyasachi Chakraborty, Rajesh Tailang

Votes: 7,686 | Gross: $0.21M

28. Wild Palms (1993– )

300 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.2
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A multi-national corporation attempts to take over America while small pockets of resistance hold out against rampant technology.

Stars: Jim Belushi, Dana Delany, Robert Loggia, Kim Cattrall

Votes: 1,864

29. The Age of Stupid (2009)

Not Rated | 92 min | Documentary, History, War

7.0
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A future archivist looks at old footage from the year 2008 to understand why humankind failed to address climate change.

Director: Franny Armstrong | Stars: Pete Postlethwaite, Jehangir Wadia, Alvin DuVernay, Layefa Malini

Votes: 3,947

30. The Cheshire Murders (2013 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 118 min | Documentary, Crime, History

6.7
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A documentary about a brutal home invasion in Cheshire, Connecticut in 2007.

Directors: Kate Davis, David Heilbroner | Stars: Marilyn Bartoli, Deb Biggins, Michael Daluz, Jeremiah Donovan

Votes: 1,622

31. Shadow People (II) (2013)

PG-13 | 89 min | Horror, Thriller

5.4
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A radio talk show host unravels a conspiracy about encounters with mysterious beings known as The Shadow People and their role in the unexplained deaths of several hundred victims in the 1980s.

Director: Matthew Arnold | Stars: Dallas Roberts, Alison Eastwood, Mattie Liptak, Anne Dudek

Votes: 2,864

32. The Attacks of 26/11 (2013)

Not Rated | 116 min | Action, Crime, History

6.8
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The real story of ten terrorists, who sail to Mumbai and wage war on the populace for the next 72 hours.

Director: Ram Gopal Varma | Stars: Nana Patekar, Atul Kulkarni, Ganesh Yadav, Ferzad Jehani

Votes: 4,222 | Gross: $0.25M

33. Wheeler (2017)

PG | 100 min | Drama

5.9
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58 Metascore

WHEELER is the story of an aspiring musician from Kaufman, Texas who travels to Nashville with the lifelong dream of trying his hand at country music. By embodying the title character under... See full summary »

Director: Ryan Ross | Stars: Stephen Dorff, Kris Kristofferson, Audrey Spillman, Bobby Tomberlin

Votes: 337

34. The Looming Storm (2017)

120 min | Crime

6.5
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A man who is laid off from a steel factory desperately wants to chase a serial killer in a small city in Southern China.

Director: Yue Dong | Stars: Yihong Duan, Yiyan Jiang, Yuan Du, Chuyi Zheng

Votes: 961

35. A Marine Story (2010)

Not Rated | 98 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.1
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51 Metascore

Marine officer Alexandra is tough enough to kick any guy's ass in a bar fight, but there's one opponent she can't beat: military policy. When she returns to her conservative hometown from ... See full summary »

Director: Ned Farr | Stars: Dreya Weber, Paris P. Pickard, Anthony Michael Jones, Christine Mourad

Votes: 2,020

36. Valentine Road (2013)

TV-14 | 89 min | Documentary

7.1
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On February 12, 2008, in Oxnard, California, eighth-grade student Brandon McInerney shot his classmate Larry King twice in the back of the head during first period. When Larry died two days... See full summary »

Director: Marta Cunningham | Stars: James Bing, Jeremy Bing, Rosalie Black, Dawn Boldrin

Votes: 1,304

37. Mumbai Massacre (2009 TV Movie)

53 min | Documentary

8.4
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The story of the 2008 Mumbai terror attack told by those who managed to survive it.

Director: Victoria Midwinter Pitt | Stars: Pamela Rabe, Penelope Andrews, Debra Bayne, Alex Chamberlen

Votes: 14

38. Particle Fever (2013)

Not Rated | 99 min | Documentary

7.4
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87 Metascore

As the Large Hadron Collider is about to be launched for the first time, physicists are on the cusp of the greatest scientific discovery of all time -- or perhaps their greatest failure.

Director: Mark Levinson | Stars: David Kaplan, Fabiola Gianotti, Sherwood Boehlert, Joel Hefley

Votes: 6,817 | Gross: $0.87M

39. Casting Call: Playboy Mansion (2008 TV Special)

52 min | Reality-TV

6.6
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Director: Scott Cope | Stars: Shirley Alvarez, Melissa Arroyo, Sarah Ashworth, Courtney Aston

Votes: 9

40. Dark Horse (2015)

PG | 85 min | Documentary, Drama

7.3
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75 Metascore

An inspirational true story of a group of friends from a working men's club who decide to take on the elite 'sport of kings' and breed themselves a racehorse

Director: Louise Osmond | Stars: Jan Vokes, Howard Davies, Brian 'Daisy' Vokes, Angela Davies

Votes: 903

41. Five Broken Cameras (2011)

Not Rated | 94 min | Documentary, War

7.9
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78 Metascore

A documentary on a Palestinian farmer's chronicle of his nonviolent resistance to the actions of the Israeli army.

Directors: Emad Burnat, Guy Davidi | Stars: Emad Burnat, Soraya Burnat, Mohammed Burnat, Yasin Burnat

Votes: 5,458 | Gross: $0.11M

42. Rites of Spring (2011)

Not Rated | 80 min | Horror, Thriller

4.5
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33 Metascore

A ransom scheme turns into a nightmare for a group of kidnappers who become victims of a horrifying secret that must be paid every spring.

Director: Padraig Reynolds | Stars: AJ Bowen, Anessa Ramsey, Sonny Marinelli, Katherine Randolph

Votes: 1,944

43. Born Racer (2018)

R | 88 min | Action, Drama

5.3
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The story of the will to win in the world's most visually arresting and dynamic auto sport.

Director: Bryn Evans | Stars: Scott Dixon, Emma Davies-Dixon, Kenny Szymanski, Dario Franchitti

Votes: 121

44. Timemaster (1995)

PG-13 | 100 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Western

3.7
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Young Jesse travels through time trying to stop a bunch of evil, virtual, fight managers from destroying Earth.

Director: James Glickenhaus | Stars: Jesse Cameron-Glickenhaus, Pat Morita, Joanna Pacula, Duncan Regehr

Votes: 336

45. The Solitude of Prime Numbers (2010)

118 min | Drama

6.3
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Non-linearly follows two kids, rejected by their peers, who become friends. They separate later in life and dedicate to their careers. Still, they feel as if something is missing.

Director: Saverio Costanzo | Stars: Alba Rohrwacher, Luca Marinelli, Arianna Nastro, Vittorio Lomartire

Votes: 3,052

46. Bettie Page Reveals All (2012)

R | 101 min | Documentary, Biography

7.1
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64 Metascore

The world's greatest pinup model and cult icon, Bettie Page, recounts the true story of how her free expression overcame government witch-hunts to help launch America's sexual revolution.

Director: Mark Mori | Stars: Bettie Page, Hugh Hefner, Olivia de Berardinis, Dita Von Teese

Votes: 1,239 | Gross: $0.10M

47. Deterrence (1999)

R | 104 min | Drama, Thriller

6.4
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50 Metascore

The President of the United States must deal with an international military crisis while confined to a Colorado diner during a freak snowstorm

Director: Rod Lurie | Stars: Kevin Pollak, Timothy Hutton, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Clotilde Courau

Votes: 2,450 | Gross: $0.14M

48. Accident (2009)

Not Rated | 89 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.6
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A troubled assassin, who works by orchestrating "accidents", suspects that an accident that happens to his team is not an accident at all.

Director: Soi Cheang | Stars: Louis Koo, Richie Jen, Stanley Sui-Fan Fung, Michelle Ye

Votes: 2,673

49. Surviving Mumbai: The Attack (2009 Video)

17 min | Documentary, Short, History

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50. Politics of Love (2011)

Not Rated | 93 min | Comedy, Romance

3.2
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A comedy romance inspired by the slew of publicly documented election love stories that sprung up during Obama's Presidential push. The plot follows the fortunes of a campaign team caught up in a whirlwind of euphoric romances.

Director: William Dear | Stars: Brian White, Mallika Sherawat, Loretta Devine, Ruby Dee

Votes: 269



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