With New York Times Company (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. The Killing Fields (1984)

R | 141 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.9
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A journalist is trapped in Cambodia during tyrant Pol Pot's bloody 'Year Zero' cleansing campaign, which claimed the lives of two million 'undesirable' civilians.

Director: Roland Joffé | Stars: Sam Waterston, Haing S. Ngor, John Malkovich, Julian Sands

Votes: 47,664 | Gross: $34.70M

2. Rabbit Hole (2010)

PG-13 | 91 min | Drama

7.0
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76 Metascore

Life for a happy couple is turned upside down after their young son dies in an accident.

Director: John Cameron Mitchell | Stars: Nicole Kidman, Aaron Eckhart, Dianne Wiest, Miles Teller

Votes: 45,371 | Gross: $2.23M

3. Half Nelson (2006)

R | 106 min | Drama

7.2
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85 Metascore

An inner-city junior high school teacher with a drug habit forms an unlikely friendship with one of his students after she discovers his secret.

Director: Ryan Fleck | Stars: Ryan Gosling, Anthony Mackie, Shareeka Epps, Jeff Lima

Votes: 80,556 | Gross: $2.69M

4. Tart (2001)

R | 94 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

4.7
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After her only friend is expelled from their private school in the Upper East Side of Manhattan, Cat Storm wants to get close to a boy she is attracted to and recreate herself with new ... See full summary »

Director: Christina Wayne | Stars: Dominique Swain, Brad Renfro, Bijou Phillips, Mischa Barton

Votes: 2,751

5. Inside Deep Throat (2005)

NC-17 | 89 min | Documentary, Biography, History

6.7
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64 Metascore

An examination of the infamous pornographic film Deep Throat (1972), covering aspects from the film's creation to its cultural impact.

Directors: Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato | Stars: Linda Lovelace, Harry Reems, Dennis Hopper, Gerard Damiano

Votes: 6,230 | Gross: $0.65M

6. The Putin Interviews (2017– )

TV-PG | 58 min | Documentary, Biography

7.7
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Academy Award-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone interviews the Russian president Vladimir Putin about divisive issues related to the US-Russia relations.

Stars: Oliver Stone, Vladimir Putin, Sergei Chudinov, George Bush

Votes: 3,202

7. Touch of Evil (2011)

12 min | Short

6.9
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Some of 2011's stand-out film actors appear in "a video gallery of cinematic villainy" for New York Times Magazine.

Director: Alex Prager | Stars: Jessica Chastain, George Clooney, Glenn Close, Viola Davis

Votes: 588

8. Guilty by Suspicion (1991)

PG-13 | 105 min | Drama

6.5
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64 Metascore

David Merrill (Robert De Niro), a fictitious 1950s Hollywood Director, returns from filming abroad in France to find that his loyalty has been called into question by the House Committee on... See full summary »

Director: Irwin Winkler | Stars: Robert De Niro, Annette Bening, George Wendt, Patricia Wettig

Votes: 7,182 | Gross: $9.48M

9. Trump: An American Dream (2017)

Documentary, Biography

7.1
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British documentary series exploring the extraordinary journey of Donald Trump through five decades.

Stars: Colin Tierney, Nikki Haskell, Rona Barrett, Wayne Barrett

Votes: 1,857

10. The Doors: When You're Strange (2009)

R | 86 min | Documentary, Music

7.7
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55 Metascore

A look at the late '60s and early '70s rock band The Doors, including rare exclusive footage.

Director: Tom DiCillo | Stars: Johnny Depp, John Densmore, Robby Krieger, Ray Manzarek

Votes: 8,585 | Gross: $0.24M

11. Life Itself (2014)

R | 121 min | Documentary, Biography

7.8
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87 Metascore

The life and career of the renowned film critic and social commentator, Roger Ebert.

Director: Steve James | Stars: Roger Ebert, Chaz Ebert, Gene Siskel, Martin Scorsese

Votes: 14,082 | Gross: $0.81M

12. The Kid Stays in the Picture (2002)

R | 93 min | Documentary, Biography

7.4
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75 Metascore

Documentary about legendary Paramount producer Robert Evans (the film shares the same name as Evans's famous 1994 autobiography).

Directors: Nanette Burstein, Brett Morgen | Stars: Robert Evans, Eddie Albert, Peter Bart, Charlie Bluhdorn

Votes: 6,572 | Gross: $1.43M

13. People I Know (2002)

R | 100 min | Crime, Drama

5.5
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53 Metascore

A New York press agent must scramble when his major client becomes embroiled in a huge scandal.

Director: Daniel Algrant | Stars: Al Pacino, Téa Leoni, Ryan O'Neal, Kim Basinger

Votes: 10,620 | Gross: $0.12M

14. The Baxter (2005)

PG-13 | 91 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
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51 Metascore

In the style of a Howard Hawks comedy, Baxter follows the twists and turns of a young man's life during the two weeks before his wedding.

Director: Michael Showalter | Stars: Michael Showalter, Elizabeth Banks, Peter Dinklage, Michelle Williams

Votes: 4,495 | Gross: $0.18M

15. Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th (2013 Video)

Not Rated | 400 min | Documentary, Horror

8.6
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A chronicle of the history of the Friday the 13th franchise.

Director: Daniel Farrands | Stars: Corey Feldman, Peter M. Bracke, Samantha Delutri, Kimberly Higgins

Votes: 1,549

16. Take Flight - The New York Times (2015)

10 min | Short

3.9
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The year's best actors lift off in a series of tributes to the ultimate Hollywood magic trick.

Director: Daniel Askill | Stars: Benicio Del Toro, Michael Fassbender, Rooney Mara, Melissa McCarthy

Votes: 16

17. Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam (1987 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 84 min | Documentary, History, War

7.9
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A documentary featuring letters written by U.S. soldiers, sailors, airmen, and Marines during the Vietnam War to their families and friends back home. Archive footage of the war and news ... See full summary »

Director: Bill Couturié | Stars: Tom Berenger, Ellen Burstyn, J. Kenneth Campbell, Richard Chaves

Votes: 1,646

18. My Voyage to Italy (1999)

PG-13 | 246 min | Documentary

8.3
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90 Metascore

World-renowned director Martin Scorsese narrates this journey through his favorites in Italian cinema.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Star: Martin Scorsese

Votes: 2,727 | Gross: $0.01M

19. Too Funny to Fail: The Life & Death of The Dana Carvey Show (2017)

92 min | Documentary

7.8
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Creators, cast and network executives recount the strange history of the Dana Carvey Show, the irreverent prime time sketch comedy show that aired for eight episodes on ABC, following its star's meteoric run on Saturday Night Live.

Director: Josh Greenbaum | Stars: Dana Carvey, Robert Smigel, Steve Carell, Stephen Colbert

Votes: 738

20. The Oscars (2013 TV Special)

TV-14 | 175 min | Comedy, Music

7.4
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Seth MacFarlane hosts the Academy Awards.

Director: Don Mischer | Stars: Seth MacFarlane, William Shatner, Naomi Watts, Jennifer Lawrence

Votes: 3,026

21. The Oscars (2015 TV Special)

TV-14 | 223 min | Comedy, Music

6.6
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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences celebrates the year's achievements in film.

Director: Hamish Hamilton | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Anna Kendrick, Lupita Nyong'o, Robert Duvall

Votes: 3,581

22. Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media (1992)

Not Rated | 167 min | Documentary, Biography, War

8.2
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A film about the noted American linguist/political dissident and his warning about corporate media's role in modern propaganda.

Directors: Mark Achbar, Peter Wintonick | Stars: Noam Chomsky, Mark Achbar, Karin Aguilar-San Juan, Paul Andrews

Votes: 4,083

23. Artifact (2012)

Not Rated | 103 min | Documentary, Music

8.1
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Telling harsh truths about the modern music business, this riveting and award-winning documentary gives intimate access to singer/actor Jared Leto ("Requiem for a Dream," "Dallas Buyers ... See full summary »

Director: Jared Leto | Stars: Jared Leto, Shannon Leto, Tomo Milicevic, Irving Azoff

Votes: 4,399

24. Edie & Thea: A Very Long Engagement (2009)

Not Rated | 61 min | Documentary, Drama, Romance

7.9
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After 42 years, feisty and delightful lesbian couple Edie and Thea are finally getting married. From the early '60s to the present day, the tireless community activists persevere through ... See full summary »

Directors: Susan Muska, Gréta Olafsdóttir | Stars: Thea Spyer, Edea Windsor

Votes: 353

25. Hollywood (1980– )

60 min | Documentary, History

9.2
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The history of the American film industry in Hollywood during the Silent era.

Stars: James Mason, Viola Dana, Byron Haskin, Colleen Moore

Votes: 608

26. Alien Autopsy: (Fact or Fiction?) (1995 TV Movie)

PG | 48 min | Documentary, Mystery, Sci-Fi

4.7
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This provacative FOX Network "prime time" television special investigates the purported "Alien Autopsy" footage that was allegedly filmed by the United States military after the legendary UFO crash near Roswell, New Mexico in 1947.

Director: Tom McGough | Stars: Jonathan Frakes, Walter Haut, Jesse Marcel Jr., Kevin D. Randle

Votes: 449

27. The Loving Story (2011)

Not Rated | 77 min | Documentary, Drama, History

7.6
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A racially-charged criminal trial and a heart-rending love story converge in this documentary about Richard and Mildred Loving, set during the turbulent Civil Rights era. Long Way Home: The... See full summary »

Director: Nancy Buirski | Stars: Jane Alexander, Lindsay Almond Jr., Edward L. Ayers, Leon M. Bazile

Votes: 656

28. Paragraph 175 (2000)

Not Rated | 81 min | Documentary, History, Romance

7.8
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85 Metascore

Historian Klaus Müller interviews survivors of the Nazi persecution of homosexuals because of the German Penal Code of 1871, Paragraph 175.

Directors: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman | Stars: Rupert Everett, Klaus Müller, Karl Gorath, Pierre Seel

Votes: 1,752 | Gross: $0.07M

29. Women in Prison Presented by Netflix (2016)

Documentary, Crime

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Over the past three decades, the number of women serving time in American prisons has increased more than eightfold. Today, some 15,000 are held in federal custody and an additional 100,000... See full summary »

30. Sex Offender Village (2013)

Documentary, Short

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Add a Plot

Directors: David Feige, Lisa F. Jackson

31. The 67th Annual Tony Awards (2013 TV Special)

TV-PG | 120 min | Documentary, Music, Musical

8.0
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Awards show, which honors theater professionals for distinguished achievement on Broadway.

Director: Glenn Weiss | Stars: Scarlett Johansson, Tom Hanks, Jake Gyllenhaal, Billy Magnussen

Votes: 140

32. Remembering David Carr (2015)

Documentary

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Friends and colleagues reflect on the life and work of legendary New York Times journalist David Carr. Stephen Colbert, Lena Dunham, Tom Arnold, Gay Talese, Anthony Bourdain, Mary Karr, ... See full summary »

Director: Stu Lisson | Stars: Tom Arnold, Ken Auletta, Dean Baquet, Anthony Bourdain

33. Vito (2011)

Not Rated | 93 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.1
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The story of Vito Russo, founding father of the gay liberation movement, author of "The Celluloid Closet," and vociferous AIDS activist in the 1980s.

Director: Jeffrey Schwarz | Stars: Phyllis Antonellis, George Bancroft, Richard Barrios, Edmund Bergler

Votes: 451

34. Mindfield (1989)

R | 92 min | Thriller

4.5
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When a police detective kills a criminal, this traumatic event triggers a locked memory, he didn't know he had, of him being a subject of a CIA experiment.

Director: Jean-Claude Lord | Stars: Michael Ironside, Lisa Langlois, Christopher Plummer, Stefan Wodoslawsky

Votes: 237

35. Herb & Dorothy (2008)

Not Rated | 87 min | Documentary, Biography

7.6
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74 Metascore

Herb and Dorothy Vogel redefine what it means to be an art collector.

Director: Megumi Sasaki | Stars: Paula Antebi, Will Barnet, Robert Barry, Lynda Benglis

Votes: 800 | Gross: $0.19M

36. Playboy: Women of Enron (2002 Video)

Unrated | 55 min | Documentary

6.0
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The women of Enron rock your world as they display their true assets.

Stars: Shari Daugherty, Taria Reed, Janine H. Howard, Maya Arthur

Votes: 20

37. Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt (1989)

79 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.0
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A collection of profiles of people dead from AIDS who are remembered in the AIDS Memorial Quilt.

Directors: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman | Stars: Sara Lewinstein, David Mandell, Suzi Mandell, Sallie Perryman

Votes: 559

38. 4.1 Miles (2016)

26 min | Documentary, Short

7.7
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A coast guard captain on a small Greek island is suddenly charged with saving thousands of refugees from drowning at sea.

Director: Daphne Matziaraki | Stars: Christos Sapounas, Giorgos Tsagarellis

Votes: 852

39. Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey (1993)

PG | 83 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.4
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A documentary about the inventor of the first electronic synthesiser instrument and his subsequent life after he was abducted by the KGB as well as a history of his instrument.

Director: Steven M. Martin | Stars: Leon Theremin, Robert Moog, Clara Rockmore, Nicolas Slonimsky

Votes: 895 | Gross: $0.19M

40. Baadasssss Cinema (2002 TV Movie)

58 min | Documentary

6.8
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Filmmaker Isaac Julien uses film clips and interviews to illustrate the history of the so-called "blaxploitation" genre.

Director: Isaac Julien | Stars: Pam Grier, Fred Williamson, Melvin Van Peebles, Elvis Mitchell

Votes: 625

41. We Are Many (2014)

110 min | Documentary

6.8
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70 Metascore

The story of the biggest demonstration in human history, which took place on 15th February 2003, against the impending war on Iraq.

Director: Amir Amirani | Stars: Susan Sarandon, Mark Rylance, Danny Glover, Ken Loach

Votes: 340

42. Op-Docs (2011– )

Documentary

8.0
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Op-Docs is The New York Times editorial department's award-winning section for short, opinionated documentaries, produced with wide creative latitude and a range of artistic styles, ... See full summary »

Stars: Mo Rocca, Josiah Thompson, Logan Ireland, Laila Villanueva

Votes: 9

43. The Occult History of the Third Reich (1992 Video)

Unrated | 155 min | Documentary, History

7.0
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Four volume documentary set ("Adolf Hitler", "The SS Blood and Soil", "The Enigma of the Swastika", and "Himmler The Mystic") containing mainly B&W as well as some color archival footage, ... See full summary »

Directors: Tracy Atkinson, Joan Baran, Dave Flitton | Stars: Patrick Allen, Madjid Blavatsky, Heinrich Himmler, Adolf Hitler

Votes: 257

44. This Is What Love in Action Looks Like (2011)

Not Rated | 74 min | Documentary

6.8
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In the summer of 2005 a 16yo Memphis, TN wrote on his MySpace blog about his parents sending him to a "Fundamentalist Christian" program that strives to turn gay teens straight. This ... See full summary »

Director: Morgan Jon Fox | Stars: Alice Buchanan, Lance Carroll, Chris Davis, Katherine Dohan

Votes: 198

45. Fish Out of Water (I) (2009)

Unrated | 60 min | Documentary, Animation, History

5.0
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A documentary that faces down the controversies between homosexuality and religion, examining Bible verses quoted as condemnatory and discussing alternative meanings.

Director: Ky Dickens | Stars: Terri Abbott, James Bankston, Ryan Barrett, Trish Bendix

Votes: 257

46. Lincoln in the Bardo (2017)

10 min | Short, Drama

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In 1862, Abraham Lincoln's youngest son is laid to rest. That night, Lincoln visits his son's crypt, a chorus of ghosts narrating their brief reunion. Based on the bestselling novel by acclaimed author George Saunders.

Director: Graham Sack | Stars: Keaton Nigel Cooke, Jake Hart, Sam Lilja, Mark Linn-Baker

47. The Eruption of Mount St. Helens! (1980)

25 min | Documentary, Short

7.0
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When mount st helens erupted and ruined everything even killed many human beings this was a sad and devastating story and time for family and friends not in this eruption. man I was born in... See full summary »

Director: George Casey | Star: Robert Foxworth

Votes: 138

48. Dear Jesse (1997)

82 min | Documentary

7.3
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Can you go home again? What if you're a gay man and home is a state where voters keep electing a homophobe to the US Senate? In 1996, at age 30, native son Tim Kirkman returns to North ... See full summary »

Director: Tim Kirkman | Stars: Nathan A. Barbour, Karen Brown, Patsy Clarke, Hal Crowther

Votes: 143 | Gross: $0.02M

49. 4chan Smear Campaign Against Antifa (2017 Video)

Short, News, Talk-Show

4.0
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It turns out the smear campaign against Antifa is not such a smear, says Carl. Meanwhile, Joshua Witt, who claimed he was stabbed for his haircut, proves to be a liar.

Stars: Carl Benjamin, Dan Harmon

Votes: 5

50. Famous Nathan (2014)

Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary

6.8
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74 Metascore

A Coney Island-inspired, densely-layered visually dynamic documentary portrait of the life and times of the original Nathan's Famous, created in 1916 by filmmaker Lloyd Handwerker's ... See full summary »

Director: Lloyd Handwerker | Stars: Nathan Handwerker, Lloyd Handwerker, Sol Handwerker, Murray Handwerker

Votes: 110


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